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A collection of ballads and some other occasional poems [T37]

DMI number:
389
Publication Date:
1727
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T37
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113737789
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 81.
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | BALLADS, | And some other | Occasional Poems. | [rule] | By WILLIAM TUNSTALL, Gent. | During his Confinement in the [i]Marshalsea.[/i] | [rule] | To which is added, | Saint [i]Cyprian[/i]'s Discourse to [i]Donatus[/i]: Done | into [i]English[/i] Metre, by the same Author. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for JOHN WILFORD, at the | [i]Three Flower de Luces[/i] in [i]Little-Britain.[/i] | MDCCXXVII.
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[10], 1-40, [8], 1-39, [1] pp.
Bibliographic details:
St Cyprian to Donatus has separate title page, pagination and register.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: First section: dedication to Urania signed W. Tunstall [6 pp]; Contents [2pp]. Second section: preface signed W------- T------- [6pp]
References:
Case 289 c
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Ballads and some other occasional poems [T442]
Publication Date:
1716
ESTC No:
T442
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Poems of love and gallantry. Written in the Marshalsea and Newgate, by several of the Prisoners taken at Preston [T9022]
Publication Date:
1716
ESTC No:
T9022
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
J Wilford
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for JOHN WILFORD, at the Three Flower de Luces in Little-Britain.'
Editor:
William Tunstall
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedication signed by W. Tunstall.
Content/Publication
First Line:
From me dear Charles inspired with ale
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
From W. T. in the Marshalsea, to C. W. in Newgate. Tune, To all ye Ladies.
Attribution:
From W. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You fair ones all at liberty
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
The Preston Prisoners to the Ladies about Court and Town. By Way of Comfort, From C. W. to W. T.
Attribution:
From C. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While impotent though filled with rage
Page No:
pp.5-7
Poem Title:
From W--- T--- to --C-- W--. The Second Part. To the same Tune
Attribution:
From W-- T--
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To thee dear Tunstall though unknown
Page No:
pp.7-9
Poem Title:
To Mr. Tunstall and his Friends in the Marshalsea.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah Clio had thy distant lays
Page No:
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
W. T. to Fair Clio; Who, the first Time he had the Honour to see Her, sung a Ballad of her own Composing, in Compliment to One He had Writ before. To the Tune of, To all ye Ladies, &c.
Attribution:
W. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Echo her ravished ear inclines
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
Clio's Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cease cease ye libertines my feet
Page No:
pp.14-16
Poem Title:
Upon My being put in Chains.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sun was now declining to the sea
Page No:
pp.16-19
Poem Title:
The Duel betwixt a Master of the Lute and a Nightingal. Translated from the Latin of Strada.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long I in darkness by false meteors led
Page No:
pp.19-22
Poem Title:
To the Reverend Mr. H---ck, upon his Pindarick Poem, call'd The Submarine Voyage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The skill in Latin and the use of schools
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
To W---- T---- Upon his Cyprian to Donatus.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand...J. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So well performed and by a fettered hand
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
The following Eight Lines were writ by an unknown Lady, on the blank Leaf before Cyprian.
Attribution:
By an unknown Lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When great Alcides had surpassed his toils
Page No:
pp.24-26
Poem Title:
To the Honourable Sir Thomas Parkyns, Bart. Of Bunny, in the County of Nottingham, Upon his Book of Wrestling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I blush to think I've youth and liberty
Page No:
pp.26-28
Poem Title:
Clio to W. T. upon his St. Cyprian.
Attribution:
Clio
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas on his wedding day when all
Page No:
pp.28-31
Poem Title:
Jove's Wedding-Day. To Mr. Withers, to beg Leave for his Scholars to play upon Mr--s Wedding-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though fair Eliza to conceal
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
Eliza Playing upon the Spinet. Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go happy pair and to the bounteous skies
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
The Omen. Upon the suddain Ceasing of the Rain and Thunder, just when Mr. ----- and his Bride were taking Coach to go to Church the first Sunday after their Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now I'm convinced what birds of old have sung
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
To the same young Lady. Upon my finding Two Queen Anne's Guineas in my Suuff-Box, [sic] after She had borrow'd it for a Pinch of Snuff. Ex tempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the mighty powers above
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Damon's Answer to Cloe.
Attribution:
by C. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the great prize of beauty to decide
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
The Narrative, or Beauty's Prize. Upon a Lady of Quality, who was oblig'd to quit the Chace, by a sudden Shower of Snow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Mira casts around her conquering eyes
Page No:
pp.36-38
Poem Title:
Upon a Cravat Flourish'd by Mrs. -----.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Donatus you as opportunely ask
Page No:
pp.1-39
Poem Title:
St. Cyprian to Donatus.
Attribution:
By William Tunstall, Gent.
Attributed To:
William Tunstall