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A supplement to the Athenian Oracle [T105985]

DMI number:
219
Publication Date:
1710
ESTC number:
T105985
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW3311608050
Shelfmark:
BOD 8* E 337 BS.
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Price:
n/a
Comments:
FULL TITLE: A | SUPPLEMENT | TO THE | [g]Athenian Oracle:[/g] | BEING A | COLLECTION | Of the REMAINING | QUESTIONS | AND | ANSWERS | IN THE | Old [i]Athenian Mercuries.[/i] | Intermixt with many CASES in [i]Divinity, | History, Philosophy, Mathematicks, Love, Poetry,[/i] | never before [i]Publish'd.[/i] | To which is prefix'd | The History of the [i]Athenian Society[/i], | And an ESSAY upon LEARNING. | [rule] | By a [i]Member[/i] of the [g]Athenian[/g] SOCIETY. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for [g]Andrew Bell[/g], at the [i]Cross-Keys and Bible[/i] | in [i]Cornaill[/i], near [i]Stocks-Market,[/i] 1710. PAGINATION: [2], 1-487, [15] pp. (334, 335 unpaginated) BIBLIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS: ESTC record mentions plate and dedication but this is not present in BOD 8* E 337 BS. END MATTER: Table of contents, pp. [489-501]; Books printed for Andrew Bell, pp. [501-502]. CONTENTS: mainly prose. Quotations shorter than two lines have not been included. MISCELLANY GENRE: this is predominantly a prose miscellany.
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Publication Date:
1707
ESTC No:
T93435
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Athenianism: or the new projects of Mr. John Dunton [T145151]
Publication Date:
1710
ESTC No:
T145151
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
John Dunton
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Publisher:
Andrew Bell
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
'Printed for Andrew Bell' T105985
Content/Publication
First Line:
All that we know of the blest above
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Whoever would deposed truth advance
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p.15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
the incomparable Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Great sols discern not when the leap's too wide
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p.16
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There's a necessity in fate
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p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Seven cities strive for mighty Homer's birth
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p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Not attributed
First Line:
How strange a paradox is true
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p.29
Poem Title:
Ode to this Society
Attribution:
Mr Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
What shall I do to be for ever known
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p.29
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Yes by each fountain river stream and grove
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p.49
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Whatever borrowed lines our works have shown
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Behind the scenes sit mighty we
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pp.62-64
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
In learning's precepts spend thy utmost breath
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p.79
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
As when the deluge first began to fall
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pp.112-119
Poem Title:
Ode to the Athenian Society.
Attribution:
Jonathan Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
I choose repent refuse and choose again
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pp.149-150
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr Rymer
Attributed To:
Thomas Rymer
First Line:
The dead shall rise the lame their feet shall find
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p.272
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
With two small fishes and five loaves of bread
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p.273
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
But if you hit the cause that hurts his brain
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p.278
Poem Title:
[no title]
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