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An asylum for fugitives. Vol. II. [T118927] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1283
Publication Date:
1779
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T118927
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113492525
Shelfmark:
ECCO - nearest copy is in Bodleian Library.
Full Title:
AN | ASYLUM | FOR | FUGITIVES. | [rule] | VOL. II. | [engraving] | [double rule] | LONDON: | Printed for J. ALMON, opposite Burlington-House, PICCADILLY. | 1779.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Unknown
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: epistle 'To the Public', 1 page [unpaginated], 'Contents', 2 pages [unpaginated]
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Title:
An asylum for fugitives. [T118927] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1776
ESTC No:
T118927
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
I fear the ladies think my last night's dealing
Page No:
pp.2-4
Poem Title:
Epilogue written by Mr. Colman, for Lady Wronghead, and altered for Manly. Spoken by Mr. Milles.
Attribution:
by Mr. Colman
Attributed To:
George Colman
First Line:
Most raw recruits in times of peace appear
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
Upon this occasion, the following Prologue was spoken by Lord Villers.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
As some there are who may not know the story
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
Prologue to the French Piece of Pygmalion, performed by Mons. Tessier. Spoken by Lord Malden.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Twas on the lofty treasury's side
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
Parody upon Mr. Gray's Elegy on the Death of a favourite Cat. Written 1770. By a Cantab.
Attribution:
By a Cantab.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lo where in full-orbed glory bright
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
Written to a young Lady on the Night of the Eclipse, July 30, 1776.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Say Burke whose keen and cautious eye
Page No:
pp.11-15
Poem Title:
The State Extinguisher. An Ode. Inscribed to Edmund Burke, Esq.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
I lately thought no man alive
Page No:
pp.16-18
Poem Title:
To Sir Joshua Reynolds and Co.
Attribution:
By the Dean of Derry.
Attributed To:
Thomas Barnard
First Line:
Frousilda blazing as the sun
Page No:
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
To a Lady of High Rank.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Enough to glory and his country given
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pp.20-21
Poem Title:
The True Patriot in Retirement. Inscribed to Lord Chatham.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The Bucks had dined and deep in council sat
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Amusement in modern High Life.
Attribution:
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First Line:
A tyrant's cursed blood runs in his veins
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
The Picture.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Scarce had the tender hand of time
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Death of a Very Young Lady. By B---- E******, Esq.
Attribution:
By B---- E******, Esq.
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Not attributed
First Line:
This healing spring to Mansfield lends
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Inscription at Scarborough, 1770. (Now First Published.)
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First Line:
Poet said Chloe with a laugh
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Epigram. By the same.
Attribution:
[B---- E******, Esq.]
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Dryden's clown unknowing what he sought
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Written on a Window at an Inn under some infamous Verse. By the same.
Attribution:
[B---- E******, Esq.]
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Not attributed
First Line:
Genius of Albion whither art thou fled
Page No:
pp.24-29
Poem Title:
Ode for the New Year.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Montgomery falls let no fond breast repine
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p.24
Poem Title:
On the Death of General Montgomery. By the same.
Attribution:
[B---- E******, Esq.]
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Not attributed
First Line:
Sorrow was a stranger here
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
Description of America, in reference to its past and present State.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Strange state of wishes hopes and fears
Page No:
pp.32-34
Poem Title:
Life: An Ode.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Deep in the bosom of a vale
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pp.34-40
Poem Title:
A Tale.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Of Roman empresses the heads and tails
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p.34
Poem Title:
Nothing new under the Sun.
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First Line:
If honour in the breech is lodged
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p.40
Poem Title:
Epigram on Sir Peter Parker's Wound off Sullivan's Island.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Another patriot claims the votive strain
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
Elegy on the Death of Brigadier General Mercer, of Virginia, slain in the action near Princeton, January 3, 1777.
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First Line:
While in my Lydia's heart I reigned
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Horace and Lydia.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Sing Io paeans through the land
Page No:
pp.6-11
Poem Title:
Ode. Written in December, 1777. On the Success of his Majesty's Arms.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The various triumphs of our king
Page No:
pp.12-19
Poem Title:
A Supplemental Ode, or a Hint to Lord North, on the State of the Nation.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Our public buildings to defend
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Epigram. On Doctor Franklin's pointed electrical conductor's being taken down at Buckingham House, and Mr. Wilson's blunt conductors erected in their stead.
Attribution:
F. R. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Goldsmith I yield restrain thy rage
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Verses. From Dr. Bernard, Dean of Derry, to the late Dr. Goldsmith. [Read at their literary club, after the well-known Epitaphs written by members on Goldsmith.]
Attribution:
Dr. Bernard, Dean of Derry
Attributed To:
Thomas Barnard
First Line:
Doctor according to our wishes
Page No:
pp.21-23
Poem Title:
A Poetical Epistle, From Dr. Cumberland to Dr. Goldsmith, Or Supplement to his Retaliation, a Poem.
Attribution:
Dr. Cumberland
Attributed To:
Richard Cumberland
First Line:
Admire not dear knight
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
To Sir Joshua Reynolds and Col. from Mr. Whiteford.
Attribution:
Mr. Whiteford.
Attributed To:
Mr Whiteford
First Line:
Here Hermes says Jove who with nectar was mellow
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Jupiter and Mercury. A Fable. Written some time since by D. G----, Esq.
Attribution:
D. G----, Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In this refined and crotchet age
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
To Sir Tintinabulum Hawkins.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Our praise thy wit and learning justly claim
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
Dr. Arbuthnot's Character versified.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Though angels doubless might delight
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
To a Lady, who was often employ'd in reading Mr. Gibbons History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Dark tempests now enwrap the pole
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
To Miss ---- ---- on her departure for the South of France. A Sonnet.
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First Line:
Fair tyrant of my soul a while
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
To Miss --- ---, A Sonnet.
Attribution:
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First Line:
See how the king his little slaves rewards
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Upon Jeremy Twitcher - punting for a wager at Hampton-Court, with the Lord Dudley Ward - and Miss Ray, like a Second Cleopatra, standing on the banks to observe the feats of these heroes.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
For form's sake I pray
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Lord North in the House of Commons speaking one day of the public character of Lord Sandwich.
Attribution:
Lord North
Attributed To:
Frederick North
First Line:
Says Lockit to Peachum you've nothing to fear
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ye wrong heads and strong heads attend to my strains
Page No:
pp.31-33
Poem Title:
Heads of the Year 1777.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Upon a sea-girt rock the mourner stood
Page No:
pp.34-37
Poem Title:
Paulus. A Monody.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
No more of Memphis and her mighty kings
Page No:
pp.37-46
Poem Title:
The Rising Glory of America.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Hark hark the hostile band I hear
Page No:
pp.46-47
Poem Title:
Blooming Dale: An American Soliloquy.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Tendre fruit des pleurs de l'aurore
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
Celebrated Sonnet of Monsieur Bernard, La Rose.
Attribution:
Monsieur Bernard
Attributed To:
Pierre-Joseph Bernard
First Line:
Flower that Zephyr fond caresses
Page No:
pp.49-50
Poem Title:
Translated.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
L'amour se soutient par l'espoir
Page No:
pp.50-53
Poem Title:
Le Delassement de la Guerre, ou La Philosophie des Heros: Poeme, Ecrit par sa Majeste le Roi de Prusse, pendant son Sejour a Breslau.
Attribution:
Majeste le Roi de Prusse ... Frederick
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Not attributed
First Line:
What always gaming night and day
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Epigrams.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When wedded Nan was brought to bed
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Hail minister by paradoxes great
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
A Panegyric.
Attribution:
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First Line:
You want you say something in verse
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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First Line:
Come here to me ye fighting fools
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
The Lunatic.
Attribution:
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First Line:
A knife dear girl cuts love they say
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
Verses. Sent by a Gentleman to his Lady, with a Present of a Knife.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ah what avails how once appeared the fair
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
The Life of a Woman of the Town.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The sun creeps slowly over the eastern hills
Page No:
pp.59-61
Poem Title:
Lord-Mayor's Day. A Mock Elegy.
Attribution:
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First Line:
While round her lips the loves and graces played
Page No:
pp.61-62
Poem Title:
To the Printer of the Public Advertiser. L--d L----'s Answer to Mrs. N----'s Question "What is Grace?"
Attribution:
Bagatelle.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While rays of glory beamed around his head
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Bagatelle.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas at the royal show and grand display
Page No:
pp.65-73
Poem Title:
Alexander's Feast, Parodied; Or, the Grand Portsmouth Puppet-Shew.
Attribution:
W---- W----, Esq; Poet L----t.
Attributed To:
William Whitehead
First Line:
Ye beauteous nymphs and jovial swains
Page No:
pp.73-75
Poem Title:
Winter's Amusement. The late Bath Easton Prize Ode. By Mr. Ansty, Author of the Celebrated Bath Guide, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Ansty, Author of the Celebrated Bath Guide, &c.
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
Must I read it again sir so here do I stand
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
Lines Repeated by the Author, on being asked to read the preceding Stanzas a second time.
Attribution:
the Author [Mr. Ansty]
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
Had Aesop been living what mortal so able
Page No:
pp.78-79
Poem Title:
The Hen and the Golden Eggs, A Fable. Addressed to the Minister.
Attribution:
C. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How true the mimic forms appear
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
On seeing the beautiful Miss Charlotte C--ll--s, of Winchester, copy a Drawing of The Judgement of Paris.
Attribution:
Fusee, R. G. R.
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Not attributed
First Line:
I once a pack of fox hounds knew
Page No:
pp.81-83
Poem Title:
A Tale for the Times. To Sir Philip Jennings Clerke.
Attribution:
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First Line:
To an ignorant crowd thus a Methodist raved
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
Epigram.
Attribution:
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First Line:
A cap and bells for him produce
Page No:
pp.84-86
Poem Title:
Lines Addressed to S. J----, Esq. occasioned by his Verses to Dean Tucker.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The town have found two different ways
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
Epigram. On Garrick, and Barry, acting the part of Lear.
Attribution:
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First Line:
For me my fair a wreathe has wove
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
From the Spanish. By Mr. Garrick.
Attribution:
By Mr. Garrick.
Attributed To:
David Garrick
First Line:
Statesman made up of littleness and fear
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
A Print of a celebrated Chancellor of the Exchequer having been just exhibited in the Picture-Shops without a Motto, the following Parody, on Pope's inscription on Secretary Craggs, is recommended.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the various lots around the ball
Page No:
pp.87-93
Poem Title:
The Poet; A Rhapsody. By Dr. Akenside.
Attribution:
By Dr. Akenside.
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
O thou the brightener of our joys
Page No:
pp.93-95
Poem Title:
An Ode to Solitude.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Faithful for months full many a shower
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
On an Old Hat.
Attribution:
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First Line:
When our M-st-r God bless him ascended the throne
Page No:
pp.99-102
Poem Title:
R-y-l Resolutions.
Attribution:
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First Line:
My Anna must we must we part
Page No:
pp.103-104
Poem Title:
Song Addressed to Mrs. F----.
Attribution:
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First Line:
To Wyndham tune no venal lyre
Page No:
pp.104-108
Poem Title:
Congratulatory Ode, Addressed to William Wyndham, Esq; of Felbrigg, Norfolk.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Brother tars now arise
Page No:
pp.109-112
Poem Title:
The true Sailor's Garland; or, Admiral Keppel's Triumph. A New Song. (To the Tune of a Free and an Accepted Mason.)
Attribution:
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First Line:
When Aesop lived each breathing creature
Page No:
pp.113-118
Poem Title:
The Bull and Cow. A Fable.
Attribution:
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First Line:
From a black cliff where bold Cornubia's shore
Page No:
pp.118-126
Poem Title:
Libety. An Elegy.
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