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A new miscellany of original poems, translations and imitations [T213947]

DMI number:
1503
Publication Date:
1740
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T213947
Shelfmark:
Folger PR1215.H3a cage. Otago.
Full Title:
A NEW | MISCELLANY | OF ORIGINAL | POEMS, | TRANSLATIONS and IMITATIONS, | BY THE | Most EMINENT HANDS, | [i] VIZ. [/i] | [two columns] [column one] Mr. PRIOR. | Mr. POPE. | Mr. HUGHES. | Mr. MOORE. | Mr. AMHURST. [/column one] | [column two] Mr. HARCOURT. | Mr. CAMPBELL. | Lady MONTAGUE. | Mrs. CENTLIVRE. | Mrs. MANLEY, &c. [/column two] | [rule] | Now first Published from their Respective | MANUSCRIPTS. By ANTHONY HAMMOND, | Esq; With Several PIECES by Him in VERSE and PROSE. [rule] | Also some FAMILIAR LETTERS, by JOHN Earl of | ROCHESTER, never before Printed. | [rule] | The SECOND EDITION. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for E. CURLL, at [i] Pope's-Head[/i], in [i]Rose-Street[/i], | [i]Covent-Garden.[/i] MDCCXL. Price [i] 5 s. [/i]
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Price:
5 s.
Pagination:
[10], 371, [1]
Bibliographic details:
Folger copy has writing on first page: "Frances Hammond | Her Book | 14 July 1762"
Comments:
ATTRIBUTIONS: Following A. H.'s claim to authorship in the preface, all unattributed poems in the collection have been assigned to him. pp. 17-26: prose ("Letters by the late Lord Rochester.") p. 37: poem in Italian (translation p. 38) pp. 55-61: prose ("The Character of Prince Frederick.") pp. 83-94: prose ("Considerations upon the Choice of a Speaker of the House of Commons...") p. 175: Latin poem (translated pp. 176-177) p. 197: Prose introduction to poem on pp. 198-200 ("A Speech to Westminster Abbey...") pp. 285-317: prose ("Some Account of the..Great Controversy in France..." and "Considerations Upon Corrupt Elections...") pp. 289, 290 are labeled 287, 288 pp. 306, 307 are labeled 206, 207
Other matter:
Front matter: engraving of "His Royal Highness, Frederick George, Prince of Wales. Born Jan. 30th 1705/6." [i]-[ii]: Preface [iii]-[vii]: Contents [vii]: Errata [ix]-[x]: List of "Books printed, published, and sold by H. SERJEANT, at the Star, without Temple Bar."
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A new miscellany of original poems, translations and imitations [T71421]
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1720
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T71421
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1 of 1
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A new miscellany of original poems, translations and imitations [N50036] [*IR*]
Publication Date:
1726
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N50036
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1 of 1
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Anthony Hammond
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Edmund Curll
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Serjeant. Hoskins
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Serjeant. Hoskins
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Too long abused by harsh disdain
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
To His Mistress. The Resolve.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In love's sharp warfare I have often proved
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
Doubt.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your bounden slave what should he do but tend
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
The Happy Slave.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now in the dead of night his passion keeps
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
A Midnight Thought. To Amynta.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The wished for happy days and amorous nights
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
To Cupid.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail to the light the day and thee my dear
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
The Morning. To Amynta.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wissin and nature held a long contest
Page No:
pp.12-16
Poem Title:
To the Right Honourable The Countess Dowager of Devonshire, On a Piece of Wissin's; Whereon were all her Grandsons Painted.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Hail sacred solitude in whose calm bay
Page No:
pp.27-30
Poem Title:
An Ode upon Solitude.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well fares that happy bird who now may boast
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
At Barcelona. 1711.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beauty and empire by indulgent heaven
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
On the Queen of Spain, now Empress. Nov. 1711.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas sacred light opened the glorious scene
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
The Idea of Theresa.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell farewell ambitious cares
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Crying and blushing thus fair Helen mourned
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
Or thus:
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In shame and tears thus the fair Helen mourned
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
Translated.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For shame be gone maids young and stale
Page No:
pp.39-54
Poem Title:
The Story of Cinyras and Myrrha, in Burlesque.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A plain good man without deceit
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
The Happy Man.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though nature here what most delights us yields
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
To Astrea.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When only by report I heard
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
To Clara, Loving at first Sight.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Musing I lay with hopeless love oppressed
Page No:
pp.68-70
Poem Title:
A Dream.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now my kind Iris tis your friendly part
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
To Iris, With the foregoing Verses.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Clara had your lovely face
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
To Clara.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The great the rich as well as I must own
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
Clara.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See the bright Clarinda walking
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
A Song. On the Lady Eleanor Montague.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why can my eyes no object find no place
Page No:
pp.78-79
Poem Title:
To Amanda.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis done and now the mystic knot is tied
Page No:
pp.80-81
Poem Title:
On a Confirmation of Friendship, between **** and my self.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Give me great God said I a little farm
Page No:
pp.95-101
Poem Title:
Verses Written in the Chiask at Pera overlooking Constantinople, December the 26th. 1718.
Attribution:
By a Lady.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis long methinks since I began to love
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
The Hour of Despair. To Mira.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Damon feel my pulse and let me know
Page No:
pp.103-104
Poem Title:
The Disease.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ask me to love no more
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
A Song. To Amintor.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah how her picture charms the eager sight
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Looking on Mira's Picture.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam accept this present as your due
Page No:
pp.108-110
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Surman, going to Algier to be Married to Mr. Holden. Written at Mahon December 1714; with Waller's Poems.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great king of winds permit an humble swain
Page No:
pp.111-114
Poem Title:
Damon's Address to Boreas, upon Mrs. Surman's Arival in Minorca, requesting him to detain the Pacquet in the Harbour of Mahon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
To thee o prince who swayst the frozen north
Page No:
pp.115-118
Poem Title:
Thanks from Damon for answering his Request.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
Farewell fair saint let neither seas nor wind
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
On the News of the Ship to carry away Mrs Surman to Algier.
Attribution:
By Major Fowke.
Attributed To:
Fowke||Thomas||Major
First Line:
Happy the youth in whom kind heaven has joined
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
To Major Fowke, on Reading the foregoing Lines
Attribution:
By the Honourable Captain Stewart.
Attributed To:
Captain Stewart
First Line:
The god of war sated at last with blood
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
Motto Upon the Peace made betwixt the Emperor and France, &c. at Ratstat, in the Year 1714.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
While vulgar souls their vulgar love pursue
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
Cloe to Artimesa.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now heaven born muse now touch the trembling strings
Page No:
pp.124-129
Poem Title:
The Return.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lucretia the empire of Rome did destroy
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
A Drinking Song, made Extempore.
Attribution:
By the Lady Withens.
Attributed To:
Lady Elizabeth Wythens
First Line:
Gold rules within and reigns without these doors
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
Said to be set up near the House of Commons.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam | Your present of albisick paste
Page No:
pp.132-134
Poem Title:
To the Lady Marsham, upon sending Me some Almond Paste.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unhappy bird thy tragic fate
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
Upon the Empress's Perroquet's being removed from setting on her Breast, and Dying afterwards by a Fall from the Balcony of the Palace in Barcelona.
Attribution:
By Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
Dear Moyle blessed youth whose forward wit pursues
Page No:
pp.137-139
Poem Title:
A Letter to Walter Moyle, Esq.; In the Year 1694.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To you dear youth in these unpolished strains
Page No:
pp.140-143
Poem Title:
To Walter Moyle, Esq.;
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins, In the Year 1609.
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
As when a prophet feels the god retired
Page No:
pp.144-146
Poem Title:
To Anthony Hammond, Esq.;
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins. In the Year 1694.
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Artist that underneath my table
Page No:
pp.147-149
Poem Title:
The Spider.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be not too forward painter 'tis
Page No:
pp.150-153
Poem Title:
To the Painter preparing to draw Mrs. Mary Hammond, Sister to Sir William Hammond of St. Albans in Kent.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. James Shirley, In the Year 1634.
Attributed To:
James Shirley
First Line:
Welcome dear friend to fair Massilia's plain
Page No:
pp.154-158
Poem Title:
Damon and Strephon meeting at Marseilles.
Attribution:
A Dialogue, by Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
In youthful bloom did Verin die
Page No:
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
In Obitum Verini Michaelis. Ex Politiano.
Attribution:
Paraphrased by Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
In Minorca isle there is a lass
Page No:
pp.162-167
Poem Title:
The Minorcan Lovers, A Song Addressed to the Honourable Lieutenant Governor Kane.
Attribution:
By Mr. Campbell.
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
Through various countries Albius we have ranged
Page No:
pp.168-174
Poem Title:
To Dr. Graham, at London. A Letter from Port-Mahon. 1713. In Imitation of the 11th Epist. of the 2d. Book of Horace.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here bounteous nature largely has bestowed
Page No:
pp.176-177
Poem Title:
On the Island Majorca.
Attribution:
By Mr. Campbell
Attributed To:
Mr. Campbell
First Line:
Go doleful sheet to every street
Page No:
pp.178-189
Poem Title:
A Letter Sent by Sir John Suckling from France, deploring his sad Estate and Flight: With a Discovery of the Plot and Conspiracy, intended by him and his Adherents, against England.
Attribution:
by Sir John Suckling
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Whilst in my arms my dear Corinna lay
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
Corinna.
Attribution:
By a Person of Honour.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oxford for all thy fops and smarts
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
To J. M---E, Esq; Of Worcester-College, Oxon.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Manley.
Attributed To:
Delarivier Manley
First Line:
Whilst the sad heavens replenish Charwell's urns
Page No:
pp.193-196
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Manley. On the foregoing Stanzas.
Attribution:
By J. Moore, Esq;.
Attributed To:
Smythe||James Moore [alias Moore||James]
First Line:
Ye sacred seats ye venerable urns
Page No:
pp.198-200
Poem Title:
A Speech to Westminster Abbey, Occasioned by the Death of Mr. Addison.
Attribution:
By Mr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Long had my mind unknowing how to soar
Page No:
pp.201-207
Poem Title:
To the Right Honourable the Countess of Bristol.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Manley.
Attributed To:
Delarivier Manley
First Line:
Unhappy man who through successive years
Page No:
pp.208-218
Poem Title:
Reason, A Poem Written in the Year 1700.
Attribution:
By the Reverend Mr. Pomfret. Author of the Choice. But not inserted in any Edition of his Poems.
Attributed To:
John Pomfret
First Line:
Thus Kitty beautiful and young
Page No:
pp.219-221
Poem Title:
The Female Phaeton.
Attribution:
By Mr. Harcourt.
Attributed To:
Simon Harcourt
First Line:
When Kneller's works of various grace
Page No:
pp.222-225
Poem Title:
The Judgment of Venus.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Simon Harcourt
First Line:
If Celia has no secret I
Page No:
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
On Caelia's saying she had no Secret.
Attribution:
By Damon.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The tender boy in our cold country's chilled
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
Written in the Blank Leaf of Mrs. Manley's Tragedy, call'd, The Royal Mischief.
Attribution:
By Bevil Higgons, Esq;
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
Of all the animals that move
Page No:
pp.229-234
Poem Title:
The Fly.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Learning is only useful when tis known
Page No:
pp.235-236
Poem Title:
Scire tuum nihil est nisi te scire hoc sciat alter.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This house is formed with art and wrought with pains
Page No:
p.237
Poem Title:
Epigram. On a Person of a small Fortune building a very fine House with a Burying-Place for Himself.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say for we seek him now thou heavenly maid
Page No:
pp.238-239
Poem Title:
Part of the Sixth Chapter of Solomon's Song Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By Mr. Morley.
Attributed To:
Mr. Morley
First Line:
Stay Phoebus blooming god of light
Page No:
pp.240-254
Poem Title:
Verses Presented to the Right Honourable the Marquess of Carmarthen, on his Marriage with the Lady Anne Seimour.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
Ere there was yet a beam of day
Page No:
pp.255-256
Poem Title:
The Vision.
Attribution:
By Mr. Morley.
Attributed To:
Mr. Morley
First Line:
Oh gentle Hammond whilst a brother shines
Page No:
pp.257-260
Poem Title:
Clio's Picture. To Anthony Hammond Esq;
Attribution:
By Mrs. Fowke.
Attributed To:
Martha Sansom [nee Fowke]
First Line:
Disguise is what I little understand
Page No:
pp.261-263
Poem Title:
Thoughts To a Friend, On the Masquerades.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Martha Sansom [nee Fowke]
First Line:
The love you dare but look I find
Page No:
pp.264-266
Poem Title:
To Cleon's Eyes.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Martha Sansom [nee Fowke]
First Line:
The shining murderers who stab my breast
Page No:
pp.267-268
Poem Title:
On Cleon's Letters, darlings of my Eyes. Where Clio's Life, and Death infolded lies.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Martha Sansom [nee Fowke]
First Line:
How shall I paint the pangs with which I part
Page No:
pp.269-271
Poem Title:
To these soft Lines what Name shall I impart, | But the last Message of a breaking Heart.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Martha Sansom [nee Fowke]
First Line:
By milk-white doves as drawn of old
Page No:
pp.272-273
Poem Title:
Venus Mistaken.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In beauty or wit
Page No:
pp.274-276
Poem Title:
Verses to the Lady Mary Wortley Montague.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Harcourt so pleasing are thy lays
Page No:
pp.277-281
Poem Title:
To Mr. Harcourt. Occasioned by reading his Judgment of Venus.
Attribution:
A.H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Apelles once took paint and pencil in hand
Page No:
pp.282-284
Poem Title:
The Judgment of Cloe.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long had our isle with ignorance been cursed
Page No:
pp.319-321
Poem Title:
Prologue to Othello revived. Spoken by Mr. Quin, at the Theatre in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields. March 12, 1719.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Moore.
Attributed To:
Smythe||James Moore [alias Moore||James]
First Line:
Tis true on canvas none can trace
Page No:
pp.322-323
Poem Title:
To the Duchess of Bolton, Upon seeing her Picture drawn unlike her.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Centlivre.
Attributed To:
Susanna Centlivre
First Line:
Nature to grace this happy day
Page No:
pp.324-325
Poem Title:
To the Earl of Warwick, On his Birth-Day.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Susanna Centlivre
First Line:
From a lonesome old house near Holbeach washway
Page No:
pp.326-330
Poem Title:
From the Country, To Mr. Rowe in Town. M. DCC. XVIII.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Susanna Centlivre
First Line:
Struck with a passion for unhappy Rowe
Page No:
pp.331-332
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Centlivre, At that Time dangerously Ill.
Attribution:
By Nic. Amhurst, Esq;
Attributed To:
Nicholas Amhurst
First Line:
In vain Orinda on my aid
Page No:
pp.333-334
Poem Title:
To Mrs. Centlivre. Upon her desiring him to Read and Correct a Poem.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Amhurst
First Line:
Young Strephon by his folded sheep
Page No:
pp.335-337
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. Bedingfield.
Attributed To:
W. Bedingfield
First Line:
Daphne the beautiful and coy
Page No:
pp.338-340
Poem Title:
Apollo and Daphne.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
W. Bedingfield
First Line:
Fair rival to the god of day
Page No:
pp.341-342
Poem Title:
Beauty, An Ode.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
W. Bedingfield
First Line:
Behold where weeping Venus stands
Page No:
pp.343-345
Poem Title:
Venus and Adonis. An Ode.
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
W. Bedingfield
First Line:
To you dear friend who know my aching heart
Page No:
pp.346-352
Poem Title:
Epistle to a Friend.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me ye learned sages tell
Page No:
pp.353-354
Poem Title:
To Caroletta, On Kissing her Hand.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let's live my Lesbia and let's love
Page No:
pp.355-356
Poem Title:
Translated from Catullus.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No woman can with justice say
Page No:
p.357
Poem Title:
To Lesbia. Translated from Catullus.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Chloe vowed to me and said
Page No:
p.358
Poem Title:
On the Inconstancy of Female Love, Translated from Catullus.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas fair Chloe how can you
Page No:
pp.359-360
Poem Title:
To Cloe, Having the Tooth-ach.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas thou ribbon fair once bright once gay
Page No:
pp.361-362
Poem Title:
Upon a Ribbon, taken from a Lady, to make a Watch-String.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You've often asked me of the fair
Page No:
pp.363-364
Poem Title:
The Coquette. To a Friend.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how those dropping monuments decay
Page No:
p.365-371
Poem Title:
A Monumental Ode. To the Memory of Mrs. Elizabeth Hughes. Late Wife of Edward Hughes, Esq; of Hertingford-Bury, in the County of Hertford, and Daughter of Richard Harrison, Esq; of Balls, in the same County. Obijt 15 Nov. M. DCC. XIV.
Attribution:
By John Hughes, Esq.
Attributed To:
John Hughes