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A miscellany of new poems on several occasions [T121619]

DMI number:
564
Publication Date:
1737
ESTC number:
T121619
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113556119
Shelfmark:
BL 1609/1967
Full Title:
A | MISCELLANY | OF NEW | POEMS, | On several OCCASIONS. | [rule] | By [i]R. LUCK[/i], A. M. Master | of [i]Barnstaple[/i] School. | [rule] | Containing also | The LOVES of [i]HERO[/i] and [i]LEANDER[/i], | Translated from the [i]Greek[/i] of [i]MUSAEUS[/i]. | [rule] | To which are added, | POEMATA QUAEDAM LATINA. | AUCTORE [i]R. LUCK.[/i] | [rule] | The SECOND EDITION. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed by EDWARD CAVE, at St. [i]John[/i]'s Gate[/i]. | [short rule] | MDCCXXXVII.
Epigraph:
[i]-- Veniam petimusq; damusq; vicissim.[/i] HOR. | [i]In tenui labor; at tenuis non gloria.[/i] VIRG.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet and Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[2], [i]-iv, [10], 1-192, [2], 1-46 (p.13 mispaginated '31' (first part)).
Bibliographic details:
Not a reissue of the first edition. FORMAT: Octavo in fours.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Latin verse, pp. 10, 12, 41, 42-54 (even numbers), 66, 78, 80, 82, 84, 117, 119, 133, 135, 1-46. Miscellany is split into two sections. (1) A Miscellany of New Poems (pp. 1-192) (2) Poemata Quaedam Latina. Auctore R. Luck, A. M. (pp.1-46).
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Preface (pp. i-iv); Contents (4pp.); Subscription list (6pp.)
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A miscellany of new poems on several occasions [T121676] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1736
ESTC No:
T121676
Volume:
None
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
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Author:
Robert Lucke
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Miscellany dominated by Lucke.
Printer:
Edward Cave
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Survey created nature and you'll find
Page No:
pp.1-7
Poem Title:
An Essay upon Happiness...Manly and Flutter.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Two favourites did my joys of life improve
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
J. J--n's Epitaph.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
The day was gone and Cynthia's borrowed light
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Horace to Neaera. Epod. XV.
Attribution:
Translated by a young Gentleman at School A. D. 1701 [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Britain's Horace tuned his lyre
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
The Female Phaeton. Addressed to his Grace the D. of Queenberry and Dover.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Thus Kitty beautiful and young
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
The Female Phaeton.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
How many beauties centre in one face
Page No:
p.31 [i.e. 13]
Poem Title:
On Mrs L- - - - -'s Picture, drawn in Miniature.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Should some great genius labour to dispense
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
The Picture.
Attribution:
Senex (i.e. Lucke when suffering from the gout - see Preface)
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Whilst we Eliza fondly gaze
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
To Mrs. El. C- - - - - -s. On Sight of the Hon. Mrs Fortescue's Picture given to her in the Lid of a Snuff-Box.
Attribution:
By Senex (i.e. Lucke when suffering from the gout - see Preface) (contents page)
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Dear Miss | Whom heaven is pleased to save
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
To Miss Lucy Incledon.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Kind greetings to my dearest friend
Page No:
pp.17-20
Poem Title:
An Epistle to the Rev. Mr. B. Honycomb, at Castle-hill, the Seat of the Rt Hon. Lord Clinton, in Filleigh.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Now forty rounds the glorious sun
Page No:
pp.21-25
Poem Title:
Second Epistle to the Rev. Mr B. Honycomb.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Varus the other day some friends did invite
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
From Martial, Ep. 78. Book 4.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Illustrious heroine accept the praise
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
To the Czarina.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
My lord | Forgive the ambition of an humble friend
Page No:
pp.27-30
Poem Title:
An Epistle to the Rt Hon. Ld Clinton, of Castle-hill; on the Death of Mr William Carswell.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Whilst aged venerable Newel lay
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr John Newel, who dy'd Nov. 21st, A. D. 1733. Aet. 81.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
You ask and I own it well worthy your care
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
Martial, Book 5. Ep. 5. Imitated. To Chr. Loveacre.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Gaylove is dressed serene and sweet the air
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
The Visiting-Lady.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Dear sir who wisely dost retreat
Page No:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
To J. D. Esq; at Trin. Coll. Oxon. An Epistle, 1731.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
The muse's aid from night till morn
Page No:
pp.36-38
Poem Title:
Second Epistle to John D. Esq;
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Fools ready made coquets for husbands take
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
The Choice.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Asked by my friend how in his English dress
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On Mr. Pope's Translation of Homer.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
You Cato's rules and Thraseas' follow so
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Martial's Ep. 9. Book 1. Translated.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
The gods and goddesses of old
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
The Power of Love.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
How liked my friend Orlides feast
Page No:
pp.41-55
Poem Title:
A Poem on the Birth-Day of J. D. Esq; 29th of Nov. A. D. 1732. The Translation address'd by a young Gentleman to Clelia. A Dialogue. Podargus and Pamphilus.
Attribution:
By a young Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
God Bacchus well warmed
Page No:
pp.56-58
Poem Title:
The Dry Joke.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Such was the sparkling wine and such the bowl
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
The Bowl.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Amphion we're told
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
The Barnstaple Concert.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Fair Cyprian goddess queen of love
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Part of Ho. Ode 3. B. 1. Imitated.
Attribution:
By the Translator of Orlides
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When good Aeneas from his native shore
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
News from Vienna.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Enough my friend your muse's power is seen
Page No:
pp.61-64
Poem Title:
An Epistle to Senex, against Satire.
Attribution:
Commodus
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What needless pains Eliza takes
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
Spoke to Mrs. E. N. coming from her Toilet to receive a Visit.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When Granville did her Anna bear
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Write on gilt paper billet doux
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
The Penance Ode translated.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Bright Venus in her Paphian grove
Page No:
pp.68-71
Poem Title:
Epithalamia. The Match.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When Danae in the flower of age
Page No:
pp.71-73
Poem Title:
An Ode to Hugh S- - -f- - -d, Esq; On Sir H. N- -c- -te, Bar. marrying his Daughter.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Great Britain's senate has thought fit
Page No:
pp.73-76
Poem Title:
An Epistle to Sir John C- -ch- - -r, Bart. On his Marriage with Mrs. F. H.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When C-dl-r first in Salter's Hall
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
The Zealot.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Stranger to parents joys or grief I've lived
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Death of Mr. Morrison's Infant, who dy'd on the Day he was born.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Whilst Bave and British Baja's balmy spring
Page No:
pp.81-85
Poem Title:
The Ode to Dr. Bave, Imitated.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Let wanton Sappho tune her warbling lyre
Page No:
pp.86-88
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Death of Dr. Charles Bave. Inscribed to Dr. Harrington.
Attribution:
Melissa
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet offspring of the happy pair
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
Miss Mary Morrison, Born December, 1734.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
A warrior bird loud herald of the morn
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
The Cock and Jewel. A Fable.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
In the piazza where tall poplars grow
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
Martial, Book III. Ep. 19.
Attribution:
Westminster-School, 3d Form, A. D. 1686
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Triumphant laurels Solyman had crowned
Page No:
pp.93-99
Poem Title:
Royal Justice.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Now I believe tis truth
Page No:
pp.100-101
Poem Title:
On the Rt Hon. the Lady C. Herbert's Dancing with an antient Gentleman.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When the sweet nightingale complains
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
To one of a bad Voice, and worse Ear, interrupting her as she sung the Tweed.
Attribution:
Mrs. E. C.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of virtue's rules vain man disputes
Page No:
pp.102-104
Poem Title:
The Generous Mastiff: A Fable. Address'd to the Author of The Weekly Miscellany.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Happiest of all the barking race
Page No:
pp.104-106
Poem Title:
Dasy's Complaint. An Epistle to Dapper de Bath.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
O whither Lydia are thy lovers gone
Page No:
pp.107-108
Poem Title:
Hor. Ode XXV. Book 1.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Ten thousand pounds when you had got
Page No:
pp.108-109
Poem Title:
From Martial, Book I. Epig. 104. To Mammon.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
The eagle once proclaimed a feast
Page No:
pp.110-112
Poem Title:
The Feast of the Birds. A Tale.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Varnish his wares to recommend
Page No:
pp.113-114
Poem Title:
To a Lady, who demanded a Sample of his Poetry.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
At length the dull winter for spring has made way
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
From Hor. B. 1. Ode 4. To Sextius.
Attribution:
By J. H. (Contents page)
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Awake awake my lyre
Page No:
pp.116-118
Poem Title:
David's Serenade.
Attribution:
From Cowley's Davideis, Book 3
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
If love's a sweet passion why does it torment
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
The Latin of the following Song was sung when the Gentlemen of Barum School acted Terence's Comedy call'd, The Self-Tormentor.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Wouldst thou be wealthy none can wish it more
Page No:
pp.120-123
Poem Title:
Riches and Health. An Epistle to Phidon.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
How well the pound does with the parlour suit
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
On a Pound erected very near the Parlour-Window of the Manour-House.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Well did the world's great conqueror command
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
To Mr. Bays.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
In France the one man's drink no make
Page No:
pp.125-127
Poem Title:
A Dissertation upon Horns; or The Consolation of Cuckoldom.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Eugene by nature and by fortune blessed
Page No:
pp.127-131
Poem Title:
To Mr Jos. L. Sawny; or, The Man of Consequence.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Artist who underneath my table
Page No:
pp.132-134
Poem Title:
The Spider and Poet.
Attribution:
The ingenious Author of these English Stanza's I know not
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As gouty Plodwell seeking soft repose
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
A Medicine for the Gout.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Reynard by fraud and rapine fed
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
The Fox and Grapes. A Fable.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
A tutored spaniel sleek and gay
Page No:
pp.137-140
Poem Title:
The Spaniel and Turnspit. A Fable.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Hapless in duel as in satire found
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
To **** ****. On a memorable Duel.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Flushed with success my Nanty longs to hear
Page No:
pp.141-142
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Phormio. Spoke by Phany, Antipho's Bride, when the young Gentlemen of Barnstaple School acted this Play.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When Britain's senate wisely did decree
Page No:
pp.143-144
Poem Title:
Prologue to Adelphi, Or The Brothers.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Ye stubborn maids ye batchelors take warning
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Adelphi. Spoken by Micio and Sostrata.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Lesbia advance what further use sweet rogue
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Andria. Spoken by Lesbia and Dromo.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Fantastic man unjustly does complain
Page No:
pp.148-150
Poem Title:
Epilogue to the Self-Tormentor.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
To these the Sybil thus her speech addressed
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
Virgil concerning Musaeus.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg. Aen. 6.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Whilst bold Leander pressed to reach his bride
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
From the Latin Epigram of Martial.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
The nuptial torch the muse's art employs
Page No:
pp.155-172
Poem Title:
The Loves of Hero and Leander.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Time is a talent which fools value most
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
Seria....On Time.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Thou spring of life and thought the soul impart
Page No:
pp.174-177
Poem Title:
The Wisdom of Believing.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Stretched on his bed the weary labourer lies
Page No:
pp.178-180
Poem Title:
A Midnight's Contemplation.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Deluded atheist only look
Page No:
pp.181-182
Poem Title:
The Fool hath said in his Heart, There is no God.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Awake my soul and hail the morn
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
Christmas-Day.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Who knows the horror and despair
Page No:
pp.183-185
Poem Title:
A Midnight Thought in Sickness.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Blest martyr for whose fate
Page No:
pp.186-188
Poem Title:
On the 30th of January, 1734-5.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Charles if Britannia's tears to him are known
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
[In Martyrium Car. I. Angliae Regis. ('Carole, si sentis fletus lachrymasq; tuorum') Thus translated.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When Jepthah came from Israel's slaughtered foes
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Jephthah's Vow.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
When the disciple duteous zeal inspired
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
On reading K. Stanislaus's Letter to his Friends.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke
First Line:
Listen ye fair ones to th' instructive praise
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Mrs Mary Luck, Who dy'd March 13. A. D. 1718. Aet. 38.
Attribution:
Collected under Lucke's name
Attributed To:
Robert Lucke