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A Miscellaneous Collection of Poems, Songs and Epigrams. By several Hands (vol. 1) [T106190] [ECCO]

DMI number:
522
Publication Date:
1721
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T106190
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112537796
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | [i]Miscellaneous Collection[/i] | OF | POEMS, | [i]Songs[/i] and [i]Epigrams[/i]. | [rule] | By several Hands. | [rule] | [i]Publish'd by[/i] T. M. GENT. | [rule] | VOL. I. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] [rule] | [i]Dublin:[/i] Printed by A. RHAMES, 1721.
Epigraph:
[i]Sunt bona, sunt quaedam mediocria, sunt mala plura | Quae legis hic; aliter non fit, [/i]Avite, [i]liber[/i]. Mart.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Duodecimo
Bibliographic details:
P.233 mispaginated as '333'
Comments:
MISCELLANY GENRE: Collection of poems, songs, and epigrams. CONTENTS: List of subscribers (10 pp.). First volume contains list of contents for both volumes. Latin text p. 37, pp. 146-148. Pp. 210-211 are repeated in ECCO (check against library copy). NOTES: "Sometimes attributed to T. Morse." (ESTC)
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Preface (3 pp.), signed T.M., claiming that 'Many of the pieces are entirely Original, and the rest are such as were never bound up in any Volume, except some few (and most of those very much improved) which have been inserted at the particular Instance of some of the Gentlemen who are Promoters of this Undertaking.'
References:
Case, 320 (1)- (2)
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Title:
A Miscellaneous Collection of Poems, Songs and Epigrams. By several Hands (vol. 2) [T106190] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1721
ESTC No:
T106190
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Printer:
Aaron Rhames
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
T. M.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
T106190
Content/Publication
First Line:
Now night retires and glorious breaks the day
Page No:
pp. 1-7
Poem Title:
A Poem On the first Arrival of His Majesty King George in England.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vain are these pomps thy funeral rites to grace
Page No:
pp. 8-16
Poem Title:
A Poem To the Memory of Thomas, Late Marquis of Wharton, Lord Privy-Seal.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah Clio had thy distant lays
Page No:
pp. 17-21
Poem Title:
Song. By a Gentleman on a Lady's singing an Answer of her own Composing, to a Copy of Verses he had formerly made in her Praise.
Attribution:
By a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To such a face and such an air
Page No:
p. 21
Poem Title:
Upon seeing Lord Chancellor Parker's Picture, Drawn by Sir Godfrey Kneller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Good unexpected evil unforeseen
Page No:
p. 22
Poem Title:
Lord L-----------e, upon his Enlargement.
Attribution:
Lord L-----------e
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst brave Aeneas with a generous care
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Virtue is its own Reward.
Attribution:
By J.F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst over the globe fair nymph your searches run
Page No:
pp. 23-24
Poem Title:
To a Young Lady, On Her studying the Globe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who great Jove's artillery aped so well
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
To a Painter, attempting to imitate a Lady's Eyes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To country quarters now confined
Page No:
pp. 25-27
Poem Title:
From an Officer to his Mistress. To the Tune of, To you fair Ladies.
Attribution:
From an Officer
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst to the god my purple clusters flow
Page No:
pp. 27-28
Poem Title:
Horace's Prayer to Apollo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let all Cecilia's praise proclaim
Page No:
pp. 29-31
Poem Title:
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day at Oxford.
Attribution:
By Mr. Addison
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
When nymphs were coy and love could not prevail
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
To a Lady, on her Parrot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As the fair vestal to the fountain came
Page No:
pp. 32-33
Poem Title:
The Vestal. From Ovid de Fastis, Lib. III. Eleg. I.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From frozen climes and endless tracts of snow
Page No:
pp. 33-35
Poem Title:
Epistle from a Gentleman in Denmark, to his Friend in England.
Attribution:
from a Gentleman in Denmark
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say Glycera why thus in shameful ease
Page No:
pp. 36-37
Poem Title:
Imitation of Horace, Book I. Ode 8.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When with a bridegroom's gust I kiss
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Grieve not dear Albius that some younger charms
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
Albi, ne doleas plus nimio. Hor. Lib. I. Ode 33.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here day and night conspired a sudden flight
Page No:
pp. 39-40
Poem Title:
A Copy of Verses on Mr. Day, Who from his Landlord ran away.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sacred seats ye venerable urns
Page No:
pp. 41-42
Poem Title:
An Imperfect Copy of Verses, Occasion'd by seeing the Funeral of Mr. Addison, in Westminster-Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Molly's formed to give desire
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If Oronooko in the drama shines
Page No:
pp. 44-45
Poem Title:
Prologue Spoken by Mr. Ryan, On the first Time of his Playing the Part of Oronooko.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lucy at last thank heaven I trace
Page No:
pp. 45-48
Poem Title:
Imitation of the Thirteenth Ode of the Fourth Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thanks to the gods they've heard my prayers
Page No:
pp. 48-49
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By another Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The opera first Italian masters taught
Page No:
pp. 50-52
Poem Title:
To Mr. Addison, on his Opera of Rosamond.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tyckell
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Lucinda has the devil and all
Page No:
pp. 53-54
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whence this has Venus then resigned the prize
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
On a Lady's Orange.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a taylor's counterpart
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Taylor's Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is Viner dead and shall each muse become
Page No:
pp. 55-58
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Viner.
Attribution:
By the late Mr. Arch-Deacon, Parnel
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
Hold Matthew Prior by your leave
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Thus Answer'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nobles and heralds by your leave
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Mr. Prior's Epitaph on Himself.
Attribution:
Mr Prior's Epitaph on Himself
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
If no love is ye gods what feel I so
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
The Song of Troilus. From Chaucer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Victorious beauty by what potent charm
Page No:
pp. 60-62
Poem Title:
On Beauty.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Singer
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]
First Line:
Miss Molly a famed toast was fair and young
Page No:
pp. 63-67
Poem Title:
The Medicine. A Tale -- For the Ladies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The labours of the toilet past
Page No:
pp. 68-69
Poem Title:
Flavia's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From Utrecht's silent walks by winds I send
Page No:
pp. 70-73
Poem Title:
Epistle from a Gentleman in Holland, to his Friend in England, In the Year, 1703.
Attribution:
from a Gentleman in Holland
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We Cupid king whose arbitrary sway
Page No:
pp. 74-95
Poem Title:
The Proclamation of Cupid. From Chaucer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On a bank of flowers on a summer's day
Page No:
pp. 96-98
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Belinda now whom thirst of fame invites
Page No:
pp. 99-102
Poem Title:
Description of the Game at Ombre.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Thrice happy Damon to thy longing arms
Page No:
pp. 103-105
Poem Title:
To A Successful Rival.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What kings henceforth shall reign what states be free
Page No:
pp. 106-108
Poem Title:
Prologue to the University of Oxford, On the Acting of Cato.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The muse that oft with sacred raptures fired
Page No:
pp. 109-112
Poem Title:
To Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales, with the Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Addison.
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
Whilst maudlin whigs bewailed their Cato's fate
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
On a Lady's seeing Cato Acted.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Today a mighty hero comes to warm
Page No:
pp. 113-115
Poem Title:
A Prologue for the Fourth of November, 1712. Being the Anniversary of the Birth, Marriage, and Day of Landing in England, of the late King William the Third, of Glorious and Immortal Memory.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear old brother Jo
Page No:
pp. 116-121
Poem Title:
A Letter from Dick E------t to Jo T------s, On Drinking to the Memory of the Dead.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Near the soft solitudes of Chelsea-plain
Page No:
pp. 122-125
Poem Title:
A Dialogue Between London, and the River Thames, on the Late Queen's passing so much Time at Windsor.
Attribution:
By Mr. A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All ye beaux virtuosos rich heirs and musicians
Page No:
pp. 126-128
Poem Title:
The Jubilee. A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. H.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come hither ye fools of the state
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How very happy is the country swain
Page No:
pp. 129-130
Poem Title:
In Praise of a Country Life.
Attribution:
By a Lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir | Your noble present of right red-streak
Page No:
pp. 131-132
Poem Title:
Letter On the Receipt of a Present of Cyder.
Attribution:
By Mrs. C--e.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let us sing and be merry dance joke and rejoice
Page No:
pp. 133-136
Poem Title:
The Careless Gallant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Such moving sounds from such a careless touch
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
On a Young Lady's Playing on a Lute.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why dread you madam thus the only state
Page No:
pp. 137-138
Poem Title:
From a Lover to his Mistress, who was afraid to Marry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Swift as his fame over all the world he flies
Page No:
pp. 139-141
Poem Title:
On His Grace the Duke of Marlborough.
Attribution:
By Mr. W--y.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The man that loves his king and nation
Page No:
pp. 142-145
Poem Title:
An Allusion to Horace, Book I. Ode XXII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As with soft numbers when the Thracian tried
Page No:
p. 145
Poem Title:
Upon the Death of Dr. Smith, Vice-Master of Trinity-College, Cambridge.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hero sprung from ancient blood
Page No:
pp. 149-153
Poem Title:
An Ode to the E---l of Ca---g---n.
Attribution:
By D--n S--y.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well S--y since thou wilt expose
Page No:
p.154-162
Poem Title:
The Ode-Maker; A Burlesque On the foregoing Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty's a gaudy sign no more
Page No:
pp. 163-166
Poem Title:
The Curious Maid: A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Knowledge to ages past concealed
Page No:
pp. 166-167
Poem Title:
The Tire-Woman
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How lovely sacred portraiture appears
Page No:
pp. 168-170
Poem Title:
On the Scripture-Painting, in the Escurial in Spain.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Damon late with Chloe sat
Page No:
pp. 171-173
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell dear tyrant of my soul
Page No:
pp. 173-174
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh Joy thy name I never knew
Page No:
pp. 175-184
Poem Title:
Letter from Mrs. C---------e, to Mr. Joy, Deputy-Governour of the South-Sea.
Attribution:
Letter from Mrs. C---------e
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That gods sometimes incognito
Page No:
pp. 185-189
Poem Title:
A Tale: Shewing how the Moon Was made of a Green-Cheese.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hirco an old but amorous blade
Page No:
pp. 190-198
Poem Title:
The Leaky Vessel: A Tale
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Move faster life thou tiresome guest away
Page No:
pp. 199-204
Poem Title:
In Imitation of Gallus, Elegy I.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
None lives in this tumultuous state of things
Page No:
pp. 205-209
Poem Title:
From a Gentleman to his Friend in Affliction.
Attribution:
From a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where music with more powerful beauty reigns
Page No:
pp. 210-211
Poem Title:
Prologue to Musick.
Attribution:
By Dr. G--th.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Belinda see from yonder flowers
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Song. In Excuse to a Lady, for stealing a Kiss from Her.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Business thou plague and pleasure of my life
Page No:
pp. 213-214
Poem Title:
A Conflict on Business.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou artful speck upon her face
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
Upon a Patch, on a Lady's Face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Painter thou hast performed what man can do
Page No:
p. 214
Poem Title:
To a Painter, after he had finish'd a Lady's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There storied on the walls were to behold
Page No:
pp. 215-217
Poem Title:
The Force of Musick: A Fragment After the Manner of Spencer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
May noisy rakes affront the jades
Page No:
pp. 218-224
Poem Title:
Imitation Of the Twenty-Seventh Ode of the Third Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Conceal fond man conceal the mighty smart
Page No:
pp. 225-226
Poem Title:
The Despairing-Lover.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is it for a grace or is it for some dislike
Page No:
p. 225
Poem Title:
To a Lady, who turn'd her Cheek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The praise that in thy life we durst not pay
Page No:
pp. 227-229
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Sir Samuel Garth, M.D.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye little loves that round her wait
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As in the web Amynta tries
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
Upon seeing a Lady Embroider.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No I shan't envy him whoever he be
Page No:
p.231-232
Poem Title:
The Choice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The queen who gives soft wishes birth
Page No:
p. 333 [i.e. 233]-234
Poem Title:
Translation of Horace, Book I. Ode 19.
Attribution:
By Mr. Welsted
Attributed To:
Leonard Welsted
First Line:
At length o nymph forget injurious rage
Page No:
pp. 235-237
Poem Title:
To Mrs. B-----g-----le, Upon her leaving the Play-house.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On him true happiness shall wait
Page No:
pp. 238-240
Poem Title:
Ode for Musick.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed