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An asylum for fugitives. [T118927] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1282
Publication Date:
1776
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T118927
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113492378
Shelfmark:
ECCO - nearest copy is in Bodleian Library. ECCO copy missing pp. 13-22
Full Title:
AN | ASYLUM | FOR | FUGITIVES. PUBLISHED OCCASIONALLY. | [rule] | VOLUME I. | [double rule] | LONDON: | Printed for J. ALMON, opposite Burlington-house, | in Piccadilly. | [rule] | M DCC LXXVI.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: 'Contents', 2 pages [unpaginated]
Related Miscellanies
Title:
An asylum for fugitives. Vol. II. [T118927] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1779
ESTC No:
T118927
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
The works of art let others praise
Page No:
pp.5-8
Poem Title:
Verses Written in a Cottage at Park-Place, the Seat of the Right Honourable General Conway. By the Rev. Mr. Powys.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Powys.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Don't you cries Clio jeering now
Page No:
pp.8-11
Poem Title:
On being desired by Lady XCamden to write Verse on Bayham Abby, the Seat of Joh Pratt, Esq. near Tunbrodge Wells. By the same.
Attribution:
[By the Rev. Mr. Powys.]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Garrick whatever resembles thee
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
Verses from Sir Thomas Mills to Mr. Garrick, On receiving his Portrait, painted by Mr. Dance.
Attribution:
Sir Thomas Mills
Attributed To:
Thomas Mills
First Line:
Crowned by the man with lasting praise
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
Verses By Soame Jenyns, Esq.
Attribution:
By Soame Jenyns, Esq.
Attributed To:
Soame Jenyns
First Line:
Where the loveliest expression to features is joined
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Verses to Mrs. Crew.
Attribution:
By the Hon. C. Fox.
Attributed To:
Charles James Fox
First Line:
What though thy plighted faith to one consigned
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
On Lady *******, who upon the Author's passing and looking into her Carriage, held up a Hat, which she was purchasing, before her Face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Once on the way as fable tells
Page No:
pp.27-29
Poem Title:
A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That the style is superb every artist must own
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
An Epigram on the Alterations of Drury Lane Theatre, by Mrs. Garrick and Mr. Adam.
Attribution:
E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
Ye beaux esprits say what is grace
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Grace. By David Garrick, Esq.
Attribution:
By David Garrick, Esq.
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
A monkey once of sober life
Page No:
pp.30-40
Poem Title:
The Decision: or the American Controversy settled. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When now the hostile maid refused to yield
Page No:
pp.40-42
Poem Title:
A Fragment of an Epic Poem, By Miss Aikin. Sent by that Lady to Dr. Priestley, on the Morning succeeding the Evening's Loss of a Game at Chess.
Attribution:
By Miss Aikin.
Attributed To:
Anna Letitia Barbauld [nee Aikin]
First Line:
With Devon's girl so blithe and gay
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
The Pleiades.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Advice that opposes a passion like thine
Page No:
pp.43-45
Poem Title:
To ---, On A Mistaken Attachment. By Mr. M---s.
Attribution:
By Mr. M---s.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thrice happy painter by such eyes inspired
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
An Impromptu, by the Same, on seeing a beautiful Lady sitting for her Picture at Mr. Sheriff's.
Attribution:
by the Same
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Within this sculptured marble rests from war
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Sir Charles Saunders. By the Same.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A public loss demands a public tear
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
To the Memory of Cap. John Bentinck, who was a Native of Holland, a Commander in the English Navy, and Nephew to the Duke of Portland. By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attribution:
By Capt. E. Thompson.
Attributed To:
Edward Thompson
First Line:
On the white rocks which guard her coast
Page No:
p.54-55
Poem Title:
Ode for the Year 1776. By W. Whitehead, Poet Laureat.
Attribution:
By W. Whitehead, Poet Laureat.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
On the green banks which guard her strand
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
Another Ode for 1776.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Four shillings in the pound we see
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
An Impromptu on raising the Land-T. for 1776.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of arms and wondrous tribes I sing
Page No:
pp.57-61
Poem Title:
A New Scheme To Raise A New Corps, And Supply The Loss Of A Scotch Militia. Addressed To Lord Barrington.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yet then before the fatal sword be drawn
Page No:
pp.62-83
Poem Title:
An Epistle from a Martyr in the Shades, to Whom it may concern upon Earth.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
The midnight orgies you reveal
Page No:
pp.84-86
Poem Title:
Ode, addressed to the Earl of S--nd--ch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The colour of a Boston shilling
Page No:
pp.87-89
Poem Title:
A Familiar Ode to Lord North.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My lord your filly's hardly broke
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
Ode, addressed to the Earl of Dartmouth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My lord I hail your spotless fame
Page No:
pp.91-93
Poem Title:
Congratulatory Ode, Addressed to Lord G---ge G--r---n.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cursed be the pen by faction swayed
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
On Some Late Publications.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My lord you're hurt by foolish praise
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
An Ode of Condolence, Addressed to Lord G----e G--m-n'.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My lord to celebrate your praise
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
An Ode, addressed to Lord G----e G----n, on his approaching Dissolution.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lord Bute his ambition and wisdom to show
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scotchmen are virtual rebels their own way
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
Scotch Loyalty, Always the Same, An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Weep Scotia weep and thy hard fate deplore
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
Epigram, Addressed to the Genius of Scotland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Round ----'s chair in triple rows
Page No:
pp.99-101
Poem Title:
The Birth Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Urged to come down and pressed to stay
Page No:
pp.99-101
Poem Title:
A Monody in the House of Commons.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O bard whenever you rhyme again
Page No:
pp.101-103
Poem Title:
From St. Stephen's Chapel, Nov. 21. An Ode, Addressed to the Author of the Monody.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Courage my lord though Howe is fled
Page No:
pp.104-108
Poem Title:
The Retreat of the Ten Thousand: A Consolatory Ode, addressed to Lord G. G. By the Author of Lord Ch---m's Prophecy.
Attribution:
By the Author of Lord Ch---m's Prophecy.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When rarely now to public eyes confessed
Page No:
pp.108-109
Poem Title:
To Mr. Garrick, on the Report of his leaving the Stage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Henry stemmed Ierne's stormy flood
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
Inscribed within a Tower which makes part of a ruined Castle, erected lately at Wimple, the Seat of the Earl of Hardwicke, in Cambridgeshire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While some vain muse deluded with the zeal
Page No:
pp.111-118
Poem Title:
Ode (written in 1768) to Lady Isabella Stanhope, on her Birth-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With charming Cholmondeley well one might
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
The Planets - a Companion to the Pleiades. (See page 42.)
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In eastern realms tis oft the weakest man
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
To Pinchey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some mice deep entrenched in a rich Cheshire cheese
Page No:
pp.119120
Poem Title:
American Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come and crown your lover's wishes
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
A modern Invocation to a Cook Maid, by Mr. K----, of K--- Col. C----E.
Attribution:
Mr. K----, of K--- Col. C----E.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Peace to thy royal shade illustrious king
Page No:
pp.121-123
Poem Title:
Elegy to the Memory of the late King.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dark was the day the wind raged high
Page No:
pp.123-126
Poem Title:
A poetical Epistle to Lord Kelly, occasioned by his miraculous escape from Shipwreck, in the Passage from Calais to Dover, during the great Storm in November 1775.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Dust's lighter than the wind than dust a feather
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
On the Ladies Feathers.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Of statemen's wiles I scorn to sing
Page No:
pp.128-133
Poem Title:
Omiah: An Ode. Addressed to Charlotte Hayes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas the wish of thy heart to rivet the chain
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
The "First Wish of my Heart", &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The twenty-second day of May
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
By E. D-----x, Esq. on his Daughter's Birth Day.
Attribution:
By E. D-----x, Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whenever the cruel hand of death
Page No:
pp.136-137
Poem Title:
On breaking a China quart Mug belonging to the Society of Lincoln College, Oxford. By an Under Graduate. Ode.
Attribution:
By an Under Graduate.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Must I Clorinda ever court
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Sonnet.
Attribution:
By Mr. Garrick
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
The seaman from winds and the rage of wild seas
Page No:
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
Addressed to Mrs. R----n.
Attribution:
W. Pierce.
Attributed To:
W Pierce
First Line:
Oh poverty of pale consumptive hue
Page No:
pp.139-140
Poem Title:
Invocation to Poverty. By the Hon. Charles Fox.
Attribution:
By the Hon. Charles Fox.
Attributed To:
Charles James Fox
First Line:
Cursed as the evil one is he
Page No:
pp.140-141
Poem Title:
Parody on the Fragment of Sappho to Lesbia; the English Translation of which begins thus, "Blest as the immortal Gods is he." On a Scold.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Swell the clarion sweep the string
Page No:
pp.141-144
Poem Title:
Madness. A Poem.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Come listen my cocks to a brother and friend
Page No:
pp.144-146
Poem Title:
The Sailor's Address. To the Tune of Hearts of Oak.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When George shall over America succeed
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
An Extempore Epigrammatic Question: To which an Answer is desired.
Attribution:
By Q. in the corner.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye western gales whose genial breath
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
Ode for his Majesty's Birth-day; written by William Whitehead, esq. Poet Laureat, and performed at St. James's on the 4th of June, 1776, by his Majesty's Band of Musicians.
Attribution:
By William Whitehead, Esq. Poet Laureat
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Say no more of the breezes some wine and tobacco
Page No:
pp.148-149
Poem Title:
A Ballad, written, or rather spoken, by as Gentleman, at coming into a Coffee-House, from the above musical Entertainment.
Attribution:
A Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft to these walls the pilgrim grey
Page No:
pp.149-151
Poem Title:
Ode, written at Holland House, September, 1776.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
To Lee I tune the heart-felt lays
Page No:
pp.151-154
Poem Title:
Ode, addressed to General Lee, written in September, 1776.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Bute loves arbitrary rule
Page No:
pp.154-155
Poem Title:
The Statesman; an irregular Ode.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Angels and ministers of grace proceed
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
Conversation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed