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A new select collection of epitaphs [vol 2] [T136904] [ecco]

DMI number:
1240
Publication Date:
1775
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T136904
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW103175507
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A NEW SELECT | COLLECTION | OF | EPITAPHS, | By T. WEBB. | [rule] | VOL. II. | HUMOROUS, WHIMSICAL, SATYRICAL, | AND | INSCRIPTIVE. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | LONDON: | Printed for S. BLADON, No. 16, Pater-Noster-Row. | MDCCLXXV.
Epigraph:
Life's little Stage is a small Eminence, | Inch-high the Grave above; the Theme of Man, | Where dwells the Multitude: We gaze around, | We read their Monuments, we sigh, and while | We sigh, we sink; and are what we deplored; | Lamenting, or lamented, all [illeg] Lot! | YOUNG. | Life soon expires; and tho' 'tis fancy'd long, | Youth dies a Child, and Age itself is young. | OGILVIE.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Contents: prose inscriptions pp. 119-222[i.e. 242?] Genre: collection of epitaphs and inscriptions Duplicate poem: poem 26035 appears twice in this miscellany, p. 13 + 30; poem 24150 appears twice in this miscellany, p. 77 + 112.
Other matter:
Back matter: Indexes pp. [243]-249.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
A new select collection of epitaphs [vol I] [T136904] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1775
ESTC No:
T136904
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
T. Webb
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
S. Bladon
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Here lieth the worthy warrior
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Howe how who is hear
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ten in the hundred lies here ingraved
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
W. Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Thin in beard and thick in purse
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
For Tom A Combe, alias Thin Beard, Brother to John a Combe
Attribution:
said also to have been written by Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Tis Otwell Hill a holy hill
Page No:
pp.2-3
Poem Title:
['Mons sacer Otwelli sacratus Nomine Christi'] Which I think may be thus Englished: On Doctor Otwell Hill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Hobson death hath broke his girt
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
On the Cambridge Carrier, who sickened in the Time of his Vacancy, being forbid to go to London, by reason of the Plague.
Attribution:
John Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Here lieth John Cruker a maker of bellows
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. Hoskines.
Attributed To:
J. Hoskines
First Line:
Here lieth one who did most truly prove
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
John Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Here lies the body of Daniel Saul
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the corpse of William Prynne
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
S. Butler.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Here lieth old Beck who sold fruit who sold fruit at the cross
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here snug in grave my wife doth lie
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Musician and logician eke
Page No:
p.5.3
Poem Title:
['Musicus et Logicus Wynal hic jacet ecce Johanne'] Which may be thus translated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As doctors give physic by way of prevention
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
Intended by Mr. Prior for his own Monument.
Attribution:
Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Concord is conquered in this urn there lies
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On William Lawes, a Musician, killed at the Siege of West Chester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a man made Spain and Holland shake
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On Admiral Blake.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If heaven be pleased when sinners cease to sin
Page No:
p.7.2
Poem Title:
On Mr. Colman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Life is a jest and all things show it
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
Written by Mr. Gay for his own Monument.
Attribution:
by Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Beneath the droppings of this spout
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
On Francis Thompson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here fast asleep upon his back
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
On J. B--d, Esq. late Alderman of D--l.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Felled by death's surer hatchet here lies Sprong
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
On John Sprong.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the last King Charles of Spain
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Within this tomb the famed Politian's laid
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
['Politianus in hoc tumulo jacet Angelus, unum'] In English thus:
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
On Mr. Demar, who died July 6, 1720
Attribution:
Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Heroes and kings your distance keep
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
For one who would not be buried in Westminster Abbey.
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Lie light upon him earth though he
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
On Sir John Vanbrugh, the Architect.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this marble or under this sill
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Here five feet deep lies on his back
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
On Mr. Partridge.
Attribution:
Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Here Francis Ch--s lies be civil
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
On Francis Chartres, Esq.
Attribution:
Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Beneath this stone fair ladies lies
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hil. Jacob.
Attributed To:
Hildebrand Jacob
First Line:
From Orcade isles to Egypt's coast
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hil. Jacob.
Attributed To:
Hildebrand Jacob
First Line:
Here's Delia's buried at fourscore
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hil. Jacob.
Attributed To:
Hildebrand Jacob
First Line:
Well then poor G-- lies under ground
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Here he lies beside a witch
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies one who was born and cried
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How apt are men to lie how dare they say
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Aaron Hill
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
Stay bachelor if you have wit
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Aaron Hill.
Attributed To:
Aaron Hill
First Line:
That he was born it cannot be denied
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
On a certain Alderman.
Attribution:
J. Cunningham.
Attributed To:
John Cunningham
First Line:
Beneath this smooth stone by the bone of his bone
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On Master John Gill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Mills who over hills
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On Mr. John Mills.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Robin Masters faith twas hard
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On an Undertaker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone lies honest Syl
Page No:
p.14.2
Poem Title:
On a Letter-Founder at Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this stone --'s dust is laid
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here hark ye old friend what wilt pass then without
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
On a Country Inn-Keeper.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On this marble drop a tear
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mrs. Monk.
Attributed To:
Mary Monck
First Line:
Beneath this stone lies the old Katherine Gray
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies little --- a yard deep or more
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath in the dust the mouldy old crust
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail happy pair predestined long to prove
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
On Mr. Maddox, a Dancing-Master, and his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come let us rejoice merry boys at his fall
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On the Parson of -- Parish, in --.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here old -- lies
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On ******
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stretched underneath this stone is laid
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On Christopher Smith, alias Thumb, an industrious, not a free, Mason, died January 21st, 1742-3. Aged 66.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Flin
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Mr. John Flin, a Painter, of Galway, in Ireland, though a Roman Catholic, wrote the following Epitaph for himself.
Attribution:
John Flin
Attributed To:
John Flin
First Line:
My sledge and hammer lie reclined
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
In Memory of David Fletcher, Smith to this Church, who died Feb 14, 1744, aged 48.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader beware immoderate love of pelf
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On a Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a head that often ached
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
William Goodwin.
Attributed To:
William Goodwin
First Line:
Here lies the corpse of Lady Ann
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here old John Randal lies who telling of his tale
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Interred beneath this marble stone
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Half burned alive beneath this dung hill lies
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On a Gin-Drinker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lie I must
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On a Young Gentleman that killed himself with drinking October Beer.
Attribution:
D. R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stop gentle reader and peruse this stone
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
On a Gentleman whose Name was Earth.
Attribution:
Lucas.
Attributed To:
Lucas
First Line:
Under this stone crammed in a hole doth lie
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A stiff starched virgin of unblemished fame
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Written with Chalk upon the Tombstone of an Old Maid, who a little before her Death declared she was but 53 (though it was known she was at least 60) and her Age was engraven on the Stone 53 accordingly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies her debt of nature paid
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Intended for a Lady, who resolved to die a Maid.
Attribution:
F. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth a midwife brought to bed
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
On Jane Parker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here fast asleep lies Saunders Scott
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
On Saunders Scott.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stop passenger until my life you've read
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
On Margaret Scott.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this place in paper case
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
On the Death of a favourite Dormouse, said to be writ by a Lad of about Eleven Years Old.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Trillo lies a laughing merry priest
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
Upon a Clergyman, passionately fond of Music.
Attribution:
G.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis odd quite odd that I should laugh
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
On the late Mr. Timothy Whitenose, alias Jemmy Jewell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death and the king did as it were contend
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
On Sir Antony Denny.
Attribution:
Henry Earl of Surrey.
Attributed To:
Henry Howard
First Line:
Our Holt alas hath stint his hold
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
On Christopher Holt.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stephen and time are now both even
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
On little Stephen, a noted Fiddler in Suffolk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests in peace a hampshire grenadier
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
In Memory of Thomas Thetcher, a Grenadier in the North Battalion of the Hampshire Militia, who died of a Fever, contracted by drinking Small Beer when hot, the 12th of May, 1764.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader survey this monumental pile
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
On a Miser.
Attribution:
W. Stevenson, Esq.
Attributed To:
William Stevenson
First Line:
Who so him bethoft inwardly and oft
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
Hic jacet Richardus Colwel, quondam Major istius Villae de Feversham, qui obiit----1533.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay passenger and shed a tear
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On James Murray.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Below an husband and a wife are laid
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Translation of an Epitaph in the Church of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate, London.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
John Sherry lies here whose fixed abode
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
On an old Hawker found dead in the Highway.
Attribution:
J. Kirk.
Attributed To:
J. Kirk
First Line:
Though Boreas' blasts and Neptune's waves
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
On Captain John Dunch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this stone lies Trotplaid John
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Garret some called him but that was too high
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No trust to metals nor to marbles when
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
On Sir Edward Giles and his Lady, at Dean Prior, Devon.
Attribution:
--Herrick.
Attributed To:
Robert Herrick
First Line:
Beneath this earth bound cell lies Richard say
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
On Richard Say.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Duke of Marlborough
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
by Dr. Evans of Oxford
Attributed To:
Abel Evans
First Line:
Here lieth Humphrey Gosling of London vintner
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Mary Pawson lie below sleeping
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world's a city full of crooked streets
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One charming bird to paradise is flown
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
On Master William Bird, who died the 2d of October, 1698, aged Four Years.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader behold the pious pattern here
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
On the Rev. Mr. William Cole.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever treadeth on this stone
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
On Mr. William Wheatly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever you are tread softly I entreat you
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
Here lies Randolph Peter, of Oriel, the Eater.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He thrusts like lightening flew but skilful death
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On Alexander Layton, Master of Defence, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Roger lies here before his hour
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On Mr. Roger Gardiner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Lord saw good I was loping of wood
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With dilligence and trust most exemplary
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On the Rev. Mr. William Lawrence.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Take heed o good traveller and do not tread hard
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On a large fat Physician.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You see old Scarlet's picture stand on high
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As nurses strive to bed their babes to hie
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth Katherine Prettyman
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Six lines this image shall delineate
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
On Sir Henry Croft.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here or elsewhere all's one to you or me
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Written by Himself [i.e. Henry Marten]
Attributed To:
Harry Martin
First Line:
Nigh to the river Ouse in York's fair city
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
[no title[
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The womb and tomb in name be not so near
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alderman Jones locked up in a box
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On Alderman Jones.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies father and mother and sister and I
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of poor Frank Rowe
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth old Cromwell
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On Cromwell Lea.
Attribution:
A. O.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here sir Henry Leigh is lying
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On Sir Henry Leigh.
Attribution:
Sedley.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Sedley
First Line:
Here lies a reverend Givan priest
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On Mr. John Pettygrew, late Minister at Givan near Glasgow in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the son here lies the mother
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[In a Church-Yard at Marle in France. ('Ci git le Fils, ci git la Mere')] In English thus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone doth Cicely Bridges sleep
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Cicely Bridges.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A maid of eighteen
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Penniah Juckes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death is the painful way that all must tread
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
On Sir Stephen Harvey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies entombed a married man's great woe
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
On a Shrew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lieth one was born and cried
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
On one unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scarce seven years old this grace in glory ends
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Grace Medford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A zealous locksmith died of late
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
On a Lock-Smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a woman no man can deny it
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies father Sparges
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
On an old Miser named Sparges.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Queen was brought by water to Whitehall
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
On the Removal of Queen Elizabeth's Body by Water to Whitehall, from Richmond, where she died.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A richer web than any art can weave
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
On Mr. William Webbe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
After some threescore years of caterwawling
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
On a Scold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At the due sacrifice of the paschal lamb
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
On Mr. Anthony Cook.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two little sisters lie under this stone
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
On D. Rawlinson's Two Daughters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He learned to live while he had breath
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
On Samuel Wotton, D. D.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies an organist quite blown out of breath
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
On one unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies none one worse than none for ever thought
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
Upon one Mr. None.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Warner once was to myself
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
On Jo. Warner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader behold this stone keeps Kitty down
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
At Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies my poor wife without bed or blanket
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On one unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old John Hildibroad
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On a Tomb-Stone in Dundee, in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Thomas Kemp
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On Thomas Kemp, hanged for Sheep-stealing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How how who's buried here
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On Mr. John Berry
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
None lieth here of lineage none descended
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On another of the same Name.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of sir John Calf
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On Sir John Calf.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jack Snip the taylor's dead tis now too late
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On a Taylor.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O wretched death more viler than a fox
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
The following Lines were wrote by a Gentleman who read the above Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This nimble footman ran away from death
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On a Footman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Could he forget his death that every hour
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On a Gardener.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He that such carriage store was wont to have
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Hobson lies pressed with a heavy load
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hobson what's out of sight is out of mind
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On Hobson the Carrier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hobson's not dead but Charles the northern swain
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay traveller guess who lies here
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
On. K. Henry's VIIIth's Jester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death without question was as bold as brief
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
On a Miller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Stitch the tailor in his grave doth lie
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
On a Taylor who died of a Stitch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Earth upon earth consider may
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On Florence Caldwell.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies one strange no pagan turk nor jew
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On Mr. Strange.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of a sinner
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On a Whore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here underneath a Webster death has lain
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On John Webster.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jerusalem's curse is not fulfilled in me
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On Mr. Stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A child and dead alas how could it come
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Did he die young o no it could not be
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
On a Youth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How might his days end that made weeks or he
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
On a Chandler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone of marble fair
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
On Mr. Aire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death at a cobbler's door oft made a stand
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On a Cobler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a body who lost his breath
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On Mr. Richman, a Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the water poet honest John
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On John Taylor, the Water Poet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One here lies who rolled in gold
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On old Gold, a Papist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At length by works of wondrous fate
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On a Porter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Pye
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On John Pye, a Farmer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Untimely because so late and late because
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On John Lilburn, who was an Officer in Oliver's Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
William Matthison here lies
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On William Matthison.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies William Shaw
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On William Shaw, an Attorney.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My friend judge not me
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On John Woodgate, who broke his Neck by a Fall from his Horse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Short was thy life
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On John Brown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone
Page No:
pp.52-54
Poem Title:
On Samuel Smith, Ordinary of Newgate.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here old Sarum lies
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
On Dr. Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury.
Attribution:
Tho. Brown.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
John Adamson's here kept within
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
On John Adamson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The charnel mounted on the wall
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Ellen Reson.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail Mary full of grace bove women blessed
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
On the Lady Mary Armine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this stone
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Creswell.
Attribution:
L. Rochester.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Bybax the drunkard while he lived would say
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On a Drunkard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a maid not full sixteen
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On a young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Penelope Lady Rich
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On the Countess of W--k.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies crafty Joan deny it who can
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On Joan Truman, who had an Issie in her Leg.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here's death interred that lived by bread
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On John Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That death should thus from hence our butler catch
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On a Butler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world's tempestuous sea while I did plough
Page No:
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
On Robert Sterlin, Skipper.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When I was young in wars I shed my blood
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On a Soldier.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Smith
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On John Smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Robert More
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On Robert More.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
May all men by these presents testify
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On a Scrivener.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through Christ I'm not inferior
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On William Rymour, Maltman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death came to John
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
On one named John.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies bargeman West
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
On Daniel West, Bargeman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of all fours
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
On a Gamester's Tomb-Stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Too cruel death has snatched poor Ben away
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
On an Upholsterer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone here lies a sot
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
On Mr. Twig, the Vintner.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies honest Stephen with Mary his bride
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
A White-Chapel Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of a beauteous maid
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
On a very chaste Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Vin Eyre let fall a tear
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
On Mr. Vincent Eyre.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
True to his friend to helpless parents kind
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas alas here free from cares and strife
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
Upon an Orange Merchant, who died in his first Wife's Arms upon his Wedding Night.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For me deceased weep not my dear
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
An Epitaph out of a Church-Yard in Dorsetshire, answered by a Gentleman on the Widower's Marrying again in a Fortnight.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gaily I lived as ease and nature taught
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
On Reignier.
Attribution:
Made by Himself.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I am not grieved my dearest life
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Merry was he for whom we now are sad
Page No:
pp.65-66
Poem Title:
On John Tissey, a late Punster.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come Alecto and lend me thy torch
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
On Mr Skelton, the merry Poet Laurat to Henry VII. and VIII. who died the 21st of June, 1529.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
William Yearley and Elizabeth his wife
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
On Mr. William Yearley and his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Earth goes to earth as mould to mould
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
On Florens Caldwell, Esq. and Mary his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies John Cabbot under this stone
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
On John Cabbot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Richard Hind
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Richard Hind.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas he's dead good master Sharpe
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
On Mr. Joseph Sharpe, Needle-Maker, adn Common-Councilman of Farringdon Without.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests my wife poor Phillis let her lie
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
For his own Wife.
Attribution:
Wrote by Mr. S. of Fleet-Street
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Will who kept the gate at Kew
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Upon the Death of Old William, who kept the Gate of Kew Green.
Attribution:
Written by John O'Combe, Parish Clerk.
Attributed To:
John O Combe
First Line:
Here lies death wife when this way next you tread
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Death, Comedian, late of the Norwich Company.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests a wearied youth by death relieved
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
On a Gentleman who had the Honour of being danced to Death by a Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thaw every breast melt every eye with woe
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Snow, the King's Trumpeter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The cup of life just with his lips he pressed
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
On an Infant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whether sailor or not for a moment avast
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Upon a Sailor.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas alas poor Bumbo Dick
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Master of the Star-Inn in Lynn, commonly called Bumbo Dick, of which Liquor he drank two Gallons a Day for 36 Years.
Attribution:
E. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A generous foe a faithful friend
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A virgin votary is oft in snares
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Dorothy Calthorpe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the Lord have mercy on her
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
On one Unknown.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here's one that was an able workman long
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
On Walter Stronge, Free-Mason.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whom neither sword nor gun in war
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
On Captain Dyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Adam I was from Adam first I came
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
On Richard Adams.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies within this holy place
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
On Dr. Sherlock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like bird of prey
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
On a Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A monster in a course of vice grown old
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
Post Funera Virtus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies our sovereign lord the king
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
On King Charles II.
Attribution:
Lord Rochester.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
I dreamed that buried in my fellow clay
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
On a Nobleman's Tombstone at Woodford-Wells.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pox on it says time to Thomas Hearne
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
On Mr. Thomas Hearne, the Antiquarian.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies in a dyke
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
[On Richard Dyke, a Grave-digger. ('Hic jacet in Fossa, Fossae qui Nomen habetbat')] Translated thus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies poor Ned Purdon from misery freed
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
On Mr. Edm. Purdon, an Author.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies R C believe it who can
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
[In Rippon Church-Yard ('Hic jacet Vir, perpendiculariter honestus.')] Thus translated
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Johnnie Carnegie lies here
Page No:
p.74
Poem Title:
On a Tomb-Stone in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the collier Jenkin Dashes
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the wife of Master Ford
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here ligs mess Andrew Gray
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
In Glasgow Church-Yard, in Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a piece of christ a star in dust
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On Anne Green, A Quaker, in Ramsbury.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies Catherine Anne and Mary Riggs
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
[In a Church-Yard in Bedfordshire. ('Hic Catherina jacet, jacet Anna, jacetque Maria')] Thus Englished.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of captain Tully
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On a Mayor of Exeter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests the musical Kit Shrider
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
On the celebrated Mr. Christopher Shrider
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas no more I could survive
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here the earthly part of William Benson lies
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
On Mr. Benson, a Linen Draper.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
His painful skillful travels reached as far
Page No:
pp.77-78
Poem Title:
On Mr. Martin Pringe, Merchant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As the earth the earth doth cover
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
On Captain Thomas Stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies upon her nuptial bed of earth
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
Wrote on an Old Maid's Tomb-stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What we have been and what we are
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
[('Quod fuit esse, quod est, quod non fuit esse quod esse')] Paraphrased in English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flesh is an earthern ware and frail as grass
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Pottinger, a Potter's Wife of Newcastle.
Attribution:
Hob.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O cruel death how could you be so unkind
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
Upon a Tomb-stone in the Neighbourhood of London
Attribution:
By a Lady upon her Husband.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shadrach lies here who made both sexes happy
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
On Shadrack Johnson, who kept the Wheatsheaf at Bedford, and had 24 Children by his first Wife, and 8 by his second.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Fanny lies interred ah why
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
On a Fawn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You'd have me say here lies T U
Page No:
p.80
Poem Title:
Upon an old Covetous Usurer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies one foot whose death may thousands save
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
On Mr. Foot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a poet where's the great surprize
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
On a Poet.
Attribution:
Z. Z.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If wit or honesty could save
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
On True.
Attribution:
Mat. Prior, Esq.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Beneath this stone to worms a prey
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Reader if ever sport to thee was dear
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
On Mr. Joseph Mithcell, a famous Sportsman. On the Grave-Stone is delineated a Hare run down. From a Label at her Mouth proceeds this Motto, I have finish'd my Course.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death by a conduct strange and new
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
On one who died of the Hyp.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the lyric who with tale and song
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
On Tom D'Urfey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here rests Gaffer Gallop who married dame Trot
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
On Timothy Gallop.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Oldfield dies even Congreve's laurels fade
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mrs. Oldfield, the celebrated Actress.
Attribution:
Mr. S-w-d.
Attributed To:
Thomas Seward
First Line:
Here lies John Hill
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
On a profligate Mathematician at Manchester.
Attribution:
Dr. Byron.
Attributed To:
John Byrom
First Line:
Here lies within his tomb so calm
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
On the Clerk of a Country Parish.
Attribution:
Mr. Shenstone.
Attributed To:
William Shenstone
First Line:
Stranger behold the mighty Hector's tomb
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
On an Urn at Lord Corke's. To the Memory of the Dog Hector.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this silent stone is laid
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
On an old Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a wretch midst other clay
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
On a Miser married to a Coquette.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Subdued by death here death's great herald lies
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
On an Undertaker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tread softly reader lest you wake
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
By a Lord Bristol.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies a sceptic long in doubt
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
On a Libertine Gamester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies interred beneath these stones
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p.87
Poem Title:
On a Welchman, killed by a Fall from his Horse.
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Here lies the body of Mary Sextone
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p.87
Poem Title:
On a Woman who had three Husbands.
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Here lies the quintessence of noise and strife
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p.87
Poem Title:
On a scolding Wife, who died in her Sleep.
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First Line:
Stop gentle traveller stop your horse
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pp.87-88
Poem Title:
Imitation from the Latin.
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First Line:
At length my friends the feast of life is over
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p.88
Poem Title:
On the Death of an Epicure.
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First Line:
Here sleep whom neither life nor love
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p.88
Poem Title:
On a Man and his Wife, buried in the same Tomb.
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Joy of her friends her parents' only pride
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p.88
Poem Title:
On the Death of a fine Girl of Nine Years old.
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First Line:
Under this stone rests Hudibras
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p.89
Poem Title:
On Hudibras.
Attribution:
S. Butler.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
What I gave I have
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
On Thomas Ravenscroft.
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First Line:
Here lies Du Vall reader if male thou art
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p.90
Poem Title:
On Du Vall.
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First Line:
Here lies Leigh who vexed with a shrewd wife
Page No:
p.90
Poem Title:
On Mr. Andrew Leigh.
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First Line:
More had I once more would I have
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p.90
Poem Title:
On Mr. More, of Norwich.
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First Line:
Death is a fisherman the world we see
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p.91
Poem Title:
On Death.
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First Line:
Here lies John a burning shining light
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p.91
Poem Title:
On John White.
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First Line:
Here lies Tom Hicks's body
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
On Tom Hicks.
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First Line:
He lived one hundred and five
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
On Stephen Rumbold. Born, Feb. 1582.
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First Line:
Here is Elderton lying in dust
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
On Mr. Henry Elderton.
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First Line:
Sweet stream that dost with equal pace
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
On a Young Lady drowned.
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First Line:
Hallowed be the sabbath
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
On Mr. Munday.
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First Line:
Here lies Jobson the D--'s godson
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
On -- Jobson.
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First Line:
Here lieth one below this stone
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
On John Fraser.
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First Line:
Here to a period is the scrivener come
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
On a Scrivener.
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First Line:
If death comes on as soon as breath departs
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
On Death.
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First Line:
Lies here interred the clerk of Walton
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
On H. Rogerson, Clerk of Walton.
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First Line:
Under this stone lies honest John Hone
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
On John Hone.
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First Line:
Here lies old Sare worn out with care
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p.95
Poem Title:
On a Country Sexton.
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First Line:
Here lieth wrapped in clay
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
I that had carried a hundred bodies brave
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
Upon a Sexton.
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First Line:
John Palfryman which lieth here
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p.95
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here lies one More and no more than he
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p.96
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here lies wise and valiant dust
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
On the Earl of Strafford.
Attribution:
John Cleveland.
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First Line:
John Bell broken bow ligs under this stean
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Johnny Bell ligeth underneath this stean
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Beneath lie the bones of a worm eaten dame
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Maria Maggot, Spinster, who died Nov. 6, 1743: By her own Account aged 28; by the Parish-Acocunt, 42.
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First Line:
Beneath this marble stone there lies
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
On the Rev. Dr. Thomas Sherridan.
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First Line:
Here lies interred Elizabeth Quelch
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pp.97-98
Poem Title:
On Elizabeth Quelch, of Dartford, who died the 19th of April, 1741.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of Cranly Doctor Edward Haynes
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
On Dr. Edward Haynes.
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First Line:
Stay traveller stay and peruse a sad story
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
An Epitaph, inscribed on a Pillar lately erected in the Midst of an old Heap of Stones, on the Side of the Highway, in the North of England.
Attribution:
By the Lord of the Manor.
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First Line:
When the bells be merely rung
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p.99
Poem Title:
On Robert Trappis. Robert Trappis, Goldsmith, 1526.
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First Line:
Beneath this stone doth lie a lass
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p.100
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
I bowled I struck I caught I stopped
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p.100
Poem Title:
Death the greatest Bowler. An Epitaph for a deceased Cricketer.
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First Line:
Is Remnant gone each weeping eye
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
On Mr. Remnant, Undertaker.
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First Line:
To free me from domestic strife
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p.100
Poem Title:
On Susan Patison.
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First Line:
Fond Icarus of old with rash essay
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pp.101-103
Poem Title:
On the Death of Cadman, the famous Flyer on the Rope at Shrewsbury, A. D. 1740.
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First Line:
Here lies Ned Stockdale honest fellow
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p.101
Poem Title:
On Mr. Edward Stockdale, Chandler.
Attribution:
Dr. De La Cour
Attributed To:
Mr. De la Court
First Line:
This thing in life will raise some jealousy
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p.101
Poem Title:
Inscription on a Tomb-Stone in Bakewell Church-Yard, Derbyshire.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of Joan Carthew
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p.103
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on a Tombstone in Cornwall
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First Line:
Let this small monument record the name
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p.103
Poem Title:
The Epitaph of the Unfortunate Cadman, engraved on his Monument.
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First Line:
Hard was thy fate alas unhappy maid
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p.104
Poem Title:
On a young Lady who died for Love.
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First Line:
Here lies honest Ned
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
On a Tombstone in Cornwall.
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First Line:
Warned by my fate be ever on your guard
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p.104
Poem Title:
An Epitaph to the Memory of an honest Carter, who was killed by his Waggon in 1760.
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First Line:
No longer for my loss deplore
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p.105
Poem Title:
On a Woman who used to Cook and Brew for Families.
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First Line:
Nott a maid
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Nott.
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First Line:
Nott born Nott died Nott christened Nott begot
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
Another.
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First Line:
Povey expert can draw your teeth tis true
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
On Mr. Povey, a Tooth-Drawer.
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First Line:
Here lies a true maid deformed and old
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p.106
Poem Title:
On an Old Maid.
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First Line:
Here lies Joan of arc the which
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
On Joan of Arc.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of Martha Dias
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
Another.
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First Line:
From gout and pox and plague and woman free
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
On Nicholas Daniel, Esq.
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First Line:
Here lies one believe it if you can
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
On a Lawyer.
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First Line:
Our bodies are like shoes which off we cast
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Two grandmothers with their two granddaughters
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Death is a pursuivant with eagle's wings
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here lies one who for medicines would not give
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
On a Miser.
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First Line:
Here Tim the Tapster lies who drew good beer
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
On Timothy Mum, Tapster.
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First Line:
Mortals your eyes forbear to close
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
On Rose, a House-Dog, and Pink, a Lap-Dog.
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First Line:
She wedded to live honest but when tried
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p.108
Poem Title:
On Kitty Fisher's Dying soon after she was Married.
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First Line:
We all must die alas and life's a bubble
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
On a Blind Man.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of Ralph Johns who lived a bond life
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p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here lies the butt of all his betters
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
On Dr. Goldsmith.
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First Line:
King of the garden blooming rose
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
On Pompey, a Lap-Dog.
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First Line:
As by the house grim death did drudge on
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p.110
Poem Title:
On William Gudgeon, a Fisherman.
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First Line:
Here lies Anne Carter
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
On a Collar-maker's Wife.
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First Line:
Here lies John Trott by trade a bum
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p.110
Poem Title:
On a Bailiff.
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First Line:
Here lies old Thomas Freeman
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
On one Deaf and Blind.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of Sir John Guise
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p.110
Poem Title:
On Sir John Guise.
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First Line:
Who killed Kildare who dared Kildare to kill
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
On the Earl of Kildare.
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First Line:
Here lies Dr Evans
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p.111
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
This grave o grief hath swallowed up with wide and open mouth
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
On Richard Brooke.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Beneath this stean lies our dear child who's gone from we
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p.112
Poem Title:
In a Church-Yard, in Wiltshire.
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First Line:
He died of a quinsy
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p.112
Poem Title:
On a Dr. of Divinity at Binsey, near Oxford.
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First Line:
This was a man who labouring hard did break his neck in twain
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p.112
Poem Title:
[('Homo fuit quondam; laborando qui fregit Collum')] Thus Translated.
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Under this stone lies here
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p.112
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here lieth Walter Garden come out of the west
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p.113
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Sickness and death shook hands and vowed to kill
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p.113
Poem Title:
On Sir Thomas Fleetwood, in Lewkner Church, 1625.
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First Line:
Underneath here
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p.113
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ere my work's done my thread is cut
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pp.114-115
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Catharine Hall, of Crutched Friers, (esteemed the best Tambour-Worker in Europe) who died Aug. 7. 1773: inscribed on her Tomb-stone by her own Direction.
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First Line:
Here lies out little baby Nancy
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p.114
Poem Title:
[H. S. E. ('Anna Filiola THomae et Mariae Rivers')] Translated thus.
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First Line:
Here lies the body of John a Treen
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p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here Thomas Saffin lies interred ah why
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p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
By the chance of the die
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p.115
Poem Title:
On Mr. Thomas Hammond, Parish-Clerk of Ashford in Kent, who was a good Man, and an Excellent Backgammon-player, and was succeeded in Office by a Mr. Trice.
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First Line:
Here lies John White who day by day
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p.115
Poem Title:
On John White.
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First Line:
Here lies a friend for whom we weep
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p.116
Poem Title:
On Elizabeth Pickard.
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First Line:
Here lies Mrs Buff who had money enough
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p.116
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Buff.
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First Line:
Here lies the vine
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
On Mary Williamson.
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First Line:
Matthew Fairhurst of Bold was buried here
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pp.116-117
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here silenced now by voice of death
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pp.117-118
Poem Title:
On Robert Coxe, Town-Crier of Northampton, 1773.
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First Line:
Underneath this stone
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p.117
Poem Title:
On John Newis, Aet. 18.
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First Line:
Banes among stanes do lie fou still
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p.118
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here Henry Raper lies in dust
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Here lie John Terry and his wife
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p.118
Poem Title:
On John Terry, who died April 30, 1736, Aet. 87; and Patience Terry, who died October 4, 1732, Aet. 77.
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First Line:
If royal virtues ever crowned a crown
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p.132
Poem Title:
On the same.
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First Line:
Spain's rod Rome's ruin Netherlands relief
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p.133
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
From life's superfluous cares enlarged
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p.169
Poem Title:
On Abraham Cowley.
Attribution:
Addison.
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
At length thy soul has reached the land of peace
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p.237
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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