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A vade mecum for malt-worms [T120380]

DMI number:
466
Publication Date:
1720
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T120380
Shelfmark:
BOD 8* E 31(1) Jur. pt.1-pt.2
Full Title:
A | [i]VADE MECUM[/i] | FOR | [g]Malt-Worms:[/g] | OR, A | GUIDE | TO | GOOD-FELLOWS: | BEING | A DESCRIPTION of the [g]Manners[/g] and [g]Customs[/g] of | the most Eminent [i]Publick Houses[/i], in and about the | Cities of LONDON and WESTMINSTER. | WITH | A HINT on the PROPS (or Principal CUSTOMERS) | of each HOUSE. | In a METHOD so plain, that any Thirsty PERSON | (of the meanest Capacity) may easily find the nearest Way | from one HOUSE to another. | [rule] | [g]Illustrated with proper Cuts.[/g] | [rule] | [i]Dedicated to the[/i] BREWERS. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed and Sold by [i]T. Bickerton[/i] at the [i]Crown[/i] in [i]Paternoster[/i] [page torn and rest of imprint missing]
Epigraph:
[2], 3-56 pp.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Each poem is prefaced by an illustration which apparently refers to the pub described in the poem.
Comments:
QUERY: this is not on Suarez's list. DATE: No date on imprint; ESTC says '[1720?]; BOD 8* E 31(1) Jur. pt.1-pt.2 has MS annotation '1720' following '[i]LONDON:[/i]' in the imprint. CONTENTS: several of the pages contain explanatory notes, advertisements or footnotes referring to other pubs. MISCELLANY GENRE: collection of location specific verse about London pubs.
References:
ESTC describes imprint slightly differently: 'London: printed and sold by T. Bickerton, [1720?].
Related Miscellanies
Title:
A guide for malt-worms. The second part [T120379]
Publication Date:
1720
ESTC No:
T120379
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Author:
Edward Ward
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
ESTC says 'Sometimes attributed to Edward Ward.'
Sold by:
Thomas Bickerton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
To you right worshipful the brewers
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
The Dedication.
Attribution:
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First Line:
This shows a sot with herald's laws conforming
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
A Sot Rampant.
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First Line:
This figure not improperly displays
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
A Sot Couchant.
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First Line:
But though the two legged brute we last observed
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
A Sot Dormant.
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First Line:
When heels are heavy and when head is light
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
A Sot Saliant.
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Not attributed
First Line:
First let's with justice in the mint begin
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
In the Mint.
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First Line:
From hence since justice is to justice done
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
In the Mint.
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First Line:
Sure as a gun Will J---l is an host
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
In the Mint.
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First Line:
Tis also fit out traveller should call
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
Leadenhall-Street.
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First Line:
John H---le must now to saddle the right horse
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
Dukes-Place.
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First Line:
The magpie now that party coloured gypsy
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
White-Chappel.
Attribution:
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First Line:
But lo exclusive of the sons of malt
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
Collison's Punch-House, St. Katherine's.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Near to the place where frippery women stand
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Rosemary-lane.
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First Line:
Just at the entrance of the palace gate
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
Holywell-lane.
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First Line:
But though the place just mentioned to its praise
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
In Shore-ditch.
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First Line:
From hence to house of eminence we're brought
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Bishopsgate-street.
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First Line:
Hence to Cloaklane near Dowgate hill we steer
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Cloak-lane.
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First Line:
K--e T--'s castle now must stand the storm
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Gr--rs-A---y.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Holm---s is as merry a grig as ever gave
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Ironmon-ger-lane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Nor shall the sign of Paul the saint be missed
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Lawrence-lane.
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First Line:
Now for a house with sots replete and full
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Foster-lane.
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First Line:
Say what you will when all is done or said
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Cheap-side.
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First Line:
But F------'s house wherein we're sure to meet
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
By St. Paul's Chapter-House.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Near to the place where Mist the printer dwells
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
Carter-lane.
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First Line:
With these and other houses of renown
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
Ivy-lane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
W---s by a glut of business makes it known
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
In St. Martin's le Grand.
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First Line:
But who can Juno's gawdy bird espy
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Whitecross-street.
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First Line:
Behold this sign the like's not found
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
Goswell-street.
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First Line:
If over the fields in quest of drink and air
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
Isling-ton.
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First Line:
Now for Earl Piercy's namesake sprung from race
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
Gray-Fryars.
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First Line:
The sign that next our wandering eyes accosts
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
N--g--te- street.
Attribution:
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First Line:
But if the man's high-church that looks about
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
Holborn Hill.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Now for an host whose liquors must invite
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Little Ormond-yard.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Nor shall my guest without a special call
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
Hatton Garden.
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First Line:
Hence down through Mutton-lane we travel by
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
Clerkenwell-Green.
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First Line:
Nor if the guest is minded to divert
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Now to the street where rabble rout reside
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
Turnmill-street.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The dragon that's without of colour green
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
P--rs-Block.
Attribution:
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First Line:
There's none but should stand by this house side
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
Fleet-street.
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First Line:
Shoe lane however disgraced by nooks and alleys
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
Shoe-lane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Under the gateway near the ditch called town
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
Little-Britain.
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First Line:
This house has got one tenant an estate
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
New-Street.
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First Line:
The muse would inexcusably do wrong
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
Fetter-lane.
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First Line:
Hence we through Magpie alley cross the way
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
Lit. Turn-Stile.
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First Line:
Though there are some who with invidious look
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
Fetter-lane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
What mortal dares to Fenwick L---bert say
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
Fetter-lane.
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First Line:
Now to the sign of fish let's jog
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
Strand-lane.
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First Line:
Hence turning on the left down Dutchy-lane
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Dutchy-lane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Fame likewise though it infamously speaks
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
Durham-yard.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Now if with homebrewed liquors you'd be drunk
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Blooms-bury.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Fronting that house wherein famed Gibb--s dwells
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
Covent-Garden.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Hence we to hell in Westminster advance
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
Hell at Westminster, a famous Eating-House.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here I should stop since ancient poets tell
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
Chancery-lane.
Attribution:
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