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A select collection of poems with notes biographical and historical [vol 7] [T93622] [ecco]

DMI number:
1302
Publication Date:
1781
Volume Number:
7 of 8
ESTC number:
T93622
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CW115282335
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ECCO - EFL
Full Title:
A SELECT | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS: | WITH | NOTES, | BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL | [rule] | THE SEVENTH VOLUME. | [rule] | LONDON: | PRINTED BY AND FOR J. NICHOLS, | RED LION PASSAGE, FLEET-STREET. | MDCCLXXXI.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
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Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Frontispiece. Half-title: J. NICHOLS'S | SELECT COLLECTION | OF POEMS. | VOLUME VII.
Comments:
Contents: Latin verse pp. 70-73, 75-85, 89-97, 103-115, 125-127, 189, 315.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: prose introduction p. 1. Back matter: Advertisement to the table of contents p. 376; contents pp. 377-384.
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Author:
John Nichols
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Those wonderful wise men nicknamed antiquaries
Page No:
pp.2-6
Poem Title:
A Satire Description Of Holland.
Attribution:
By Mr. Nevell.
Attributed To:
Henry Neville
First Line:
Ze inglische hursone sumtyme will avant
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
A Satire On The Origin Of The English Nation In The Ancient Scottish Dialect.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jove and Apollo was gangand be the way
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
How The First Heland Man Was Made.
Attribution:
By An Ancient Lowland Bard.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How providence and yet a scottish crew
Page No:
pp.10-16
Poem Title:
The Rebel Scot.
Attribution:
By John Cleiveland, Esq.
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
I wondered not when I was told
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Epigram
Attribution:
By Another Writer.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis well he's gone o had he never been
Page No:
pp.17-19
Poem Title:
An Answer To The Storm.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
What's a protector he's a stately thing
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
The Definition Of A Protector.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cleiveland.
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Here lies wise and valiant dust
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Epitaph On The Earl Of Strafford
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Christmas give me my beads the word implies
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Christmas Day: Or, The Shuttle Of An Inspired Weaver Bolted Against The Order Of The Church For Its Solemnity
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Hang out a flag and gather pence a piece
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
On Sir Thomas Martin, Who Subscribed A Warrant, Thus: "[illeg] The Knights And Gentlemen Of The Committee," When There Was No Other Knight But Himself.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
England's a perfect world hath indies too
Page No:
pp.23-28
Poem Title:
Newcastle Coal-Pits.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Fair stranger winged maid where dost thou rest
Page No:
pp.28-31
Poem Title:
Content.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
The world's a gilded trifle and the state
Page No:
pp.32-35
Poem Title:
A Survey Of The World
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Ladies that gild the glittering noon
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
The General Eclipse.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Here lies the ruined cabinet
Page No:
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
Epitaph On A Deceased Friend.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
In faith tis true I am in love
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
Black Eyes.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
The sluggish morn as yet undressed
Page No:
pp.38-40
Poem Title:
Upon Phillis Walking In A Morning Before Sun-Rising.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Three regent goddesses they fell at odds
Page No:
pp.40-42
Poem Title:
Mount Ida, Or Beauties Contest.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Nature's confectioner the bee
Page No:
pp.42-45
Poem Title:
Fuscara, Or The Bee Errant.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Poor envious soul what couldst thou see
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
Upon A Fly That Flew Into A Lady's Eye, And There Lay Buried In A Tear.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Come hither Apollo's bouncing girl
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
Square-Cap.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cleveland]
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
Pray let me alone what do you think can I
Page No:
pp.49-58
Poem Title:
A Satire.
Attribution:
By John Hall,.
Attributed To:
John Hall
First Line:
Distill not poison in mine ears
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Hall]
Attributed To:
John Hall
First Line:
Stars in their rising little show
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
To Thomas Stanley, Esq.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hall]
Attributed To:
John Hall
First Line:
Still herald of the morn whose ray
Page No:
pp.59-60
Poem Title:
The Morning Star.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hall]
Attributed To:
John Hall
First Line:
The ermine rather chose to die
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
The Ermine.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hall]
Attributed To:
John Hall
First Line:
Cloak if I so may call thee though thou art
Page No:
pp.61-64
Poem Title:
A Poetical Parley With A Threadbare Cloak.
Attribution:
By Thomas Jordan.
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
A cavalier did in a highway theft
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
3.
Attribution:
By T. Jordan.
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
Our god and soldier we alike adore
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
1.
Attribution:
By T. Jordan.
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
Rant is they say indicted for a wit
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
2.
Attribution:
By T. Jordan.
Attributed To:
Thomas Jordan
First Line:
Read here the pangs of unsuccessful love
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
To Three Amiable Sisters, With Hammond's Love Elegies.
Attribution:
By Mr. Kynaston. Never Before Printed.
Attributed To:
John Kynaston
First Line:
The poets fabling tribe aver
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
To A Young Lady, On Her Presenting The Author With A Lock Of Her Hair.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Kynaston]
Attributed To:
John Kynaston
First Line:
Ye serious few who tread this sacred ground
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
Epitaph On A Friend.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Great Matanase in quest of this rich ore
Page No:
pp.68-70
Poem Title:
To The Ingenious And Learned Doctor Matanasius, On His Most Elaborate Commentary On The Excellent Master-Piece Of An Unknown Author.
Attribution:
By Lord Bolingbroke.
Attributed To:
Henry St John
First Line:
Whilst the rude north Charles his slow wrath doth call
Page No:
pp.73-75
Poem Title:
3. Upon The Happie Birth Of The Duke,
Attribution:
A. Cowley, A. B. T[rin]. C[oll].
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Arise ye ghosts of ancient heroes fled
Page No:
pp.86-88
Poem Title:
On The Death Of George Duke Of Albemarle.
Attribution:
By Nathaniel Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
When Ariosto in the fields of light
Page No:
pp.98-101
Poem Title:
On The Birth Of The Prince Of Wales.
Attribution:
By Mr. Samuel Wesley.
Attributed To:
Samuel Wesley
First Line:
The heavens at last the mighty work have done
Page No:
pp.101-102
Poem Title:
To The Queen Consort Of James II.
Attribution:
By Mr. Higgons.
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
When weeping majesty through clouds appears
Page No:
pp.116-121
Poem Title:
On The Death Of His Highness George Prince Of Denmark. Addressed To The Queen.
Attribution:
By Mr. Trapp.
Attributed To:
Joseph Trapp
First Line:
Successful Cyrus fortune's darling son
Page No:
pp.122-124
Poem Title:
On The Inauguration Of King William And Queen Mary.
Attribution:
By Mr. Robert Freind.
Attributed To:
Robert Freind
First Line:
The flower of Phoebus on a summer's morn
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
Rondelay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be just dear maid an equal passion prove
Page No:
pp.129-130
Poem Title:
Ovid, Book I. Elegy III. To His Mistress.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins.
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
In all the dismal rage of war
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins.
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Thus sweetly once the lovesick Orpheus sung
Page No:
pp.131-132
Poem Title:
To Mr. Charles Hopkins, On Reading His Translations.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Gildon.
Attributed To:
Charles Gildon
First Line:
While others with the taste of bliss
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hopkins]
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Sure there's a fate in excellence too strong
Page No:
pp.133-138
Poem Title:
To Lord Carteret, Principal Secretary Of State.
Attribution:
By Dr. George Sewell. 1721.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Ye sacred seats ye venerable urns
Page No:
pp.139-140
Poem Title:
A Speech To Westminster Abbey....Occasioned By The Death Of Mr. Addison.
Attribution:
By Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
On what strange muses country are we thrown
Page No:
pp.141-142
Poem Title:
To E. P. R. Esq. On His Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poems, After The Manner Of The Earl Of Dorset.
Attribution:
Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Shakespeare who gave our English stage its birth
Page No:
pp.143-144
Poem Title:
Prologue...To The Second Part Of King Henry IV.
Attribution:
By Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Why Damon with the forward day
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
Verses...Written At Hampstead.
Attribution:
By Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Swayed by the vulgar tide forgive the wrong
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
To Major Pack, On Reading His Poems. 1718.
Attribution:
Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
Wrapped in the pleasures of a country seat
Page No:
pp.146-149
Poem Title:
An Epistle From London, To Richardson Pack, Esq. At St. Edmond's-Bury. Written At The Decline Of The South-Sea. 1722.
Attribution:
I have some notion that this poem is by Dr. Sewell.
Attributed To:
George Sewell
First Line:
How shall the muse attempt to teach
Page No:
pp.150-156
Poem Title:
Ode To Mr. Handel, On His Playing On The Organ, 1722.
Attribution:
By Daniel Prat, M.A.
Attributed To:
Daniel Pratt
First Line:
Well dear Mr Wright I must send you a line
Page No:
pp.156-161
Poem Title:
To Henry Wright, Of Mobberley, Esq. On Buying The Picture Of F. Malebranche,
Attribution:
By John Byrom, M. A. F. R. S. Not Printed In His Works.
Attributed To:
John Byrom
First Line:
Stay Phoebus blooming god of light
Page No:
pp.161-169
Poem Title:
To Peregrine Marquis Of Carmarthen, On His Marriage With The Lady Anne Seymour. 1719.
Attribution:
By Mr. Thomas Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
With every honour graced thy youth appears
Page No:
pp.170-175
Poem Title:
To Charles Duke Of Richmond, On His Being Installed Knight Of The Garter, With Sir R. Walpole, June 16, 1726.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
While Princes give thy art applause
Page No:
pp.175-180
Poem Title:
Ode To Mr. Ellis, Occasioned By A Beautiful Painting Of The Hon. George Walpole, Only Son To Lord Walpole, 1741.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
While fame no more his bosom fires
Page No:
pp.181-185
Poem Title:
Verses Left In A Grotto In Richmond Garden.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb, 1744.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
When Britain's sovereign first beheld
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
I. To The Duke of Cumberland, On The Wound He Received At Dettingen.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
Proud Bourbon honoured with thy fears
Page No:
p.186
Poem Title:
2. To The Same.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
Though just and wise and great before
Page No:
pp.186-187
Poem Title:
3. To The King.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
His god like son when Philip fought
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
4. To The Same.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
When heedless of their chief's command
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
5. To The French King.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
While France her treacherous sword employs
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
6. On The French Barbarities In Germany. To The Emperor.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
Wouldst thou be lost and wretched quite
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
7. To The Same.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
The fates of Bourbon laurels yield
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
8. To The French King.
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
Amidst thy triumphs on the deep
Page No:
pp.190-196
Poem Title:
The Oracle, An Ode. 1747. Inscribed To The Honourable Sir Edward Hawke, Knight Of The Bath
Attribution:
By Mr. Newcomb.
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb
First Line:
To thee dear youth in sacred wedlock tied
Page No:
pp.196-203
Poem Title:
A Letter From A Lady, To Her Husband Abroad, 1729.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Adam from paradise exiled
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
Song, From The Flower-Piece.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Must then my heart familiar long with grief
Page No:
pp.204-209
Poem Title:
A Poem, Sacred To The Memory Of Edmund Sheffield, Duke Of Buckinghamshire, Duke And Marquis Of Normanby, Earl Of Mulgrave, And Baron Of Butterwick...To Her Grace Katherine, Dutchess Of Buckinhamshire, Occasioned By The Death Of The Duke Her Son.
Attribution:
By John Boyle, Earl of Orrery.
Attributed To:
John Boyle
First Line:
O thou whose virtues Albion's sons can trace
Page No:
pp.210-213
Poem Title:
Horace, Book I. Ode I. Imitated, And Inscribed To Philip Earl of Chesterfield.
Attribution:
By John Earl Of Orrery.
Attributed To:
John Boyle
First Line:
When to that dear but inauspicious bower
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
Pyrrha...In Imitation Of Horace, Book I. Ode V.
Attribution:
By John Earl Of Orrery.
Attributed To:
John Boyle
First Line:
How swift alas the rolling years
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
Horace, Book II. Ode XIV. Imitated
Attribution:
By John Earl Of Orrery.
Attributed To:
John Boyle
First Line:
In arms renowned for arts of peace adored
Page No:
pp.217-218
Poem Title:
Prologue To Alfred...Spoken By Mr. Garrick.
Attribution:
By John Earl Of Orrery.
Attributed To:
John Boyle
First Line:
While ancient dames and heroes in us live
Page No:
pp.218-222
Poem Title:
A Hasty Prologue To All For Love, Acted At Blenheim-House In The Summer 1718...and Spoken By Lady Bateman.
Attribution:
Written By Bishop Hoadly
Attributed To:
Benjamin Hoadly
First Line:
A month hath rolled its lazy hours away
Page No:
pp.223-226
Poem Title:
An Imitation From The Spectator.
Attribution:
By Robert Lloyd, M. A. Not Printed In His Works.
Attributed To:
Robert Lloyd
First Line:
Says Gooch to old Wilcox come take the other bout
Page No:
p.226
Poem Title:
On The Masters Of Clare Hall And Caius (Or Keys) College.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Young libertines no more molest
Page No:
pp.227-228
Poem Title:
Horace, Book I. Ode XIV. Translated...To Lydia.
Attribution:
By The Rev. William Gostling, M. A.
Attributed To:
William Gostling
First Line:
By High more late from great Apelles sprung
Page No:
pp.228-229
Poem Title:
On Seeing The Picture Of Miss Highmore At Mr. Highmore's.
Attribution:
By Mr. (Afterwards Dr.) Dodd. Not Printed In His Works.
Attributed To:
William Dodd
First Line:
Its elegant cathedral we survey
Page No:
pp.230-232
Poem Title:
Extracts From A Ms. Poem...Being A Kind Of Journal In Verse, Written In 1774, When He Went To Take Possession Of His Brecon Prebend
Attribution:
By Dr. Dodd.
Attributed To:
William Dodd
First Line:
Thou swelling sea what now can be thy boast
Page No:
p.233
Poem Title:
Epigram On Two Ladies, Who Were Drowned Walking On The Sea-Shore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye muses what a nosegay of fine words
Page No:
p.233
Poem Title:
Epigram...Occasioned By Reading A Merely Descriptive Poem, Called Barham-Downs.
Attribution:
By Dr. Dodd.
Attributed To:
William Dodd
First Line:
Miss Molly a famed toast was fair and young
Page No:
pp.234-237
Poem Title:
The Medicine, A Tale - For The Ladies.
Attribution:
By Mr. W. Harrison.
Attributed To:
William Harrison
First Line:
I tuned the lute and straight begun
Page No:
pp.238-241
Poem Title:
To King William The Third, In Imitation Of Horace, B. IV. Ode XV.
Attribution:
By Samuel Cobb, M. A.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
The muse who taught the Theban swan
Page No:
pp.238-252
Poem Title:
Pindaric Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
The man whom once the smiling muse
Page No:
pp.253-254
Poem Title:
To Stephen Harvey, Esq...In Imitation Of Horace, B. I. Ode III.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Come Cytherea from thy Paphian bower
Page No:
pp.255-258
Poem Title:
Love And Musick, An Ode, For The Entertainment Of The Musical Club In Cambridge, 1700.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Glory my soul and blessing give
Page No:
pp.258-261
Poem Title:
Psalm CIII. Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
As a poor wretch by tempests tossed
Page No:
pp.261-263
Poem Title:
Psalm CXXX Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
Ye blessed inhabitants who dwell
Page No:
pp.263-266
Poem Title:
Psalm CXLVIII. Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
While fair Selinda to our eyes
Page No:
p.266
Poem Title:
To A Young Lady, On Her Recovery. An Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. S. Boyse.
Attributed To:
Samuel Boyse
First Line:
What various styles to different strains belong
Page No:
pp.267-297
Poem Title:
A Prospect Of Poetry. Addressed To The Earl Of Orrery.
Attribution:
By James Da Lacourt, B. A.
Attributed To:
James. De La Court
First Line:
From sunless worlds where Phoebus seldom smiles
Page No:
pp.298-301
Poem Title:
To Mr. Thomson, On His Seasons.
Attribution:
By Mr. DaLacourt.
Attributed To:
James. De La Court
First Line:
In this repose the secrets of your mind
Page No:
p.301
Poem Title:
Verses...In His Sister's Table-Book.
Attribution:
By A Gentleman.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
These various strains where every talent charms
Page No:
pp.302-306
Poem Title:
To A Young Lady, With Fenton's Miscellanies.
Attribution:
By Walter Harte, M. A.
Attributed To:
Walter Harte
First Line:
To move the springs of nature as we please
Page No:
pp.306-308
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope.
Attribution:
By Mr. Harte.
Attributed To:
Walter Harte
First Line:
Whilst you my friend on Poplar's shore receive
Page No:
pp.310-311
Poem Title:
Epistle To Mr. Whaley, At Poplar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At fate's approach see Oroonoko moan
Page No:
p.311
Poem Title:
On A Young Lady's Weeping At Oroonoko. From Whaley's First Collection.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blush not dear sir your flame to own
Page No:
pp.312-313
Poem Title:
To A Gentleman, In Love With A Negro Woman. In Imitation Of Horace, Book II. Ode IV.
Attribution:
By Mr. (Afterwards Dr.) Sneyd Davies.
Attributed To:
Sneyd Davies
First Line:
Gods who would tempt the stormy main
Page No:
pp.313-314
Poem Title:
Verses Written In The Same Summer-House, As Belonging To Captain Nelly.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sure this is more than classic ground I tread
Page No:
p.313
Poem Title:
Verses Written In The Summer-House Where Sir Richard Steele Wrote His Conscious Lovers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Am I or am I not imprudent
Page No:
p.316
Poem Title:
To A Friend, With The First Number Of "The Student".
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Last night the happy lot was mine
Page No:
p.317
Poem Title:
To A Young Lady, On Drawing Her For A Valentine,
Attribution:
By The Same [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes I remember and with pride repeat
Page No:
pp.317-318
Poem Title:
Stanzas, To The Same Lady.
Attribution:
By The Same [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nor soft complaint nor heaving sigh
Page No:
pp.318-320
Poem Title:
To The Same
Attribution:
By The Same [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How happy is the bard
Page No:
pp.320-322
Poem Title:
The Happy Bard
Attribution:
By A. B.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Harcourt so pleasing are thy lays
Page No:
pp.322-324
Poem Title:
To Mr. Harcourt, On His "Judgment Of Venus." From Hammond's Collection.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Sim by wits extolled by wits cried down
Page No:
p.323
Poem Title:
To Mr. Harcourt. Occasioned By His Verses To Lady C. Hyde.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In youth my dear you often say
Page No:
pp.325-326
Poem Title:
Youth, Addressed To A Lady.
Attribution:
By Mr. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How blessed the man who lives retired
Page No:
pp.326-327
Poem Title:
The Juvenile Wish.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Surely a more than usual gloom overspreads
Page No:
pp.327-328
Poem Title:
A Midnight Soliloquy.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Yes great supreme attentively we view
Page No:
pp.328-330
Poem Title:
A Soliloquy...Occasioned By A Remarkable Eclipse Of The Sun.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Hark my fair one the summons of love
Page No:
pp.330-331
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Ballad.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Tell me Polly tell me truth
Page No:
pp.331-333
Poem Title:
Horace, Book I. Ode V. Imitated.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Though Celia each delightful grace
Page No:
pp.333-334
Poem Title:
The Goldfinch And Raven. A Fable.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Come sprightly Sukey come and see
Page No:
p.335
Poem Title:
The Invitation.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Since Aesop's days who first inspired
Page No:
pp.336-338
Poem Title:
The Laurel And Tulip. A Fable.
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where force has failed the alluring smile
Page No:
pp.338-340
Poem Title:
A Fable Modernised
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Welcome friendly gleam of night
Page No:
p.340
Poem Title:
Anacreontic
Attribution:
By The Editor. [i.e. Nichols]
Attributed To:
John Nichols
First Line:
Oh banks of Loire ye fields beloved in vain
Page No:
p.341
Poem Title:
I. A Farewell To Tours.
Attribution:
By W. J.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What joy her hospitable father's guest
Page No:
pp.341-342
Poem Title:
II. On The Death Of Miss E. A.
Attribution:
By W. J.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pour on my soul sweet hope thy lovely light
Page No:
p.342
Poem Title:
III.
Attribution:
By W. J.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet sleep who lovest wealth's weary sons forgot
Page No:
p.343
Poem Title:
IV. To Sleep.
Attribution:
By W. J.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet sonneteer whose unaffected lay
Page No:
pp.343-344
Poem Title:
On Reading The Third Sonnet, And Taking The Liberty To Transcribe It For My Own Use, Being Under The Same Anxious Solicitude For An Amiable Friend Now Resident In Jamaica.
Attribution:
S. H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sons of Bacchus come and join
Page No:
p.344
Poem Title:
Extempore...On The Honourable Sir Henry Bellendine, Gentleman Usher Of The Black Rod.
Attribution:
By Charles Duke of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Fast by the banks of Cam was Colin bred
Page No:
pp.345-349
Poem Title:
Colin's Mistakes. In Imitation Of Spenser's Style.
Attribution:
By Dr. Samuel Croxall.
Attributed To:
Samuel Croxall
First Line:
Myrtle unsheathed his shining blade
Page No:
p.350
Poem Title:
The Fright.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old and abandoned by each venal friend
Page No:
pp.350-351
Poem Title:
Stanzas...Suggested By A View Of The Seat And Ruins At Kingsgate, In Kent, 1766.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gray...Not Printed In His Works.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Lo where this silent marble weeps
Page No:
pp.351-352
Poem Title:
Epitaph, At Beckenham, On Mrs. Clarke.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Leave Garrick the rich landscape proudly gay
Page No:
p.352
Poem Title:
Verses To David Garrick, Esq. At Mount Edgcumbe.
Attribution:
By The Late Earl Of Chatham.
Attributed To:
William Pitt
First Line:
When Peleus' son untaught to yield
Page No:
p.353
Poem Title:
Mr. Garrick's Answer.
Attribution:
Mr. Garrick
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
With joy we see this circle of the fair
Page No:
pp.354-356
Poem Title:
Epilogue To The Ladies.
Attribution:
By Arthur Maynwaring, Esq. Not Printed In His Works.
Attributed To:
Arthur Maynwaring
First Line:
While martial troops with more than martial rage
Page No:
pp.356-357
Poem Title:
Prologue To Camilla.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Maynwaring]
Attributed To:
Arthur Maynwaring
First Line:
Since Cob gives the feast
Page No:
pp.357-359
Poem Title:
Hoppy And Toppy
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Maynwaring]
Attributed To:
Arthur Maynwaring
First Line:
Amidst the joy that flows from every tongue
Page No:
pp.360-361
Poem Title:
To Lord Viscount Villiers.
Attribution:
By Mr. William Worts.
Attributed To:
William Worts
First Line:
An intendant what is he
Page No:
p.360
Poem Title:
Translation, From La Fontaine
Attribution:
By Mr. Maynwaring.
Attributed To:
Arthur Maynwaring
First Line:
So much dear Pope thy English Iliad charms
Page No:
p.361
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, On His Homer. From A Collection Called The Grove.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Delightful favourite of the tuneful nine
Page No:
pp.362-363
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, On His Translation Of Homer. From The Grove.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When first thy muse in tuneful rural strains
Page No:
pp.363-365
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, On His Translation Of Homer, From Lintot's Miscellanies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail moral bard to whose instructive lay
Page No:
pp.365-366
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, On his Essay On Man...From Whaley's Second Collection.
Attribution:
By P. L.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The poem which originally great
Page No:
p.366
Poem Title:
On Dr. Young's Translation Of Part Of Job.
Attribution:
By Dr. Cobden.
Attributed To:
Edward Cobden
First Line:
This end our infant stage declares
Page No:
p.367
Poem Title:
In A Parish Register.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Cobden]
Attributed To:
Edward Cobden
First Line:
Forgive me sir if I approve
Page No:
p.368
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pitt, On His Having A Bay Leaf Sent Him From Virgil Tomb.
Attribution:
Dr. Cobden
Attributed To:
Edward Cobden
First Line:
Long had my mind unknowing how to soar
Page No:
pp.369-375
Poem Title:
To The Countess Of Bristol.
Attribution:
By Mrs. De La Riviere Manley.
Attributed To:
Delarivier Manley