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Ballads and some other occasional poems [T442]

DMI number:
388
Publication Date:
1716
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T442
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW111122160
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 80
Full Title:
BALLADS | And some Other | Occasional Poems: | [rule] | By [i]W----- T----[/i] in the [i]Marshalsea.[/i] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | [i]Printed by[/i] E. Berington, [i]for the Benefit of the[/i] Author. | MDCCXVI. | Price One Shilling.
Epigraph:
[i]Fertur, & abducta Lyrnesside tristis Achilles, | Aemonia curas attenuasse Lyra.[/i] | Ovid.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1s.
Pagination:
[8], 1-53, [1] pp.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Address to Urania signed 'W. Tunstall' [6pp]. Back matter: Postscript pp. 51-53.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
A collection of ballads and some other occasional poems [T37]
Publication Date:
1727
ESTC No:
T37
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Poems of love and gallantry. Written in the Marshalsea and Newgate, by several of the Prisoners taken at Preston [T9022]
Publication Date:
1716
ESTC No:
T9022
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
William Tunstall
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedication signed 'W. Tunstall'
Printer:
Edward Berington
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed by E. Berington for the Benefit of the Author'
Content/Publication
First Line:
From me dear Charles inspired with ale
Page No:
pp.1-4
Poem Title:
From W. T. in the Marshalsea, to C.W. in Newgate. Tune, To all ye Ladies.
Attribution:
From W. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You fair ones all at liberty
Page No:
pp.5-8
Poem Title:
The Preston Prisoners to the Ladies about Court and Town. By Way of Comfort, From C. W. to W. T.
Attribution:
From C. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While impotent though filled with rage
Page No:
pp.9-11
Poem Title:
From W-- T-- to C-- W--. The Second Part. To the Same Tune.
Attribution:
From W-- T--
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To thee dear Tunstall though unknown
Page No:
pp.12-14
Poem Title:
To Mr. Tunstall and his Friends in the Marshalsea.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah Clio had thy distant lays
Page No:
pp.14-16
Poem Title:
W. T. to Fair Clio; Who, the first Time he had the Houour [sic] to see Her, sung a Ballad of Her own Composing, in Compliment to One He had Writ Before. To the Tune of, To all ye Ladies, &c.
Attribution:
W. T.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Echo her ravished ear inclines
Page No:
pp.17-19
Poem Title:
Clio's Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cease cease ye libertines my feet
Page No:
pp.20-22
Poem Title:
Upon My being put in Chains.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sun was now declining to the sea
Page No:
pp.22-26
Poem Title:
The Duel betwixt a Master of the Lute and a Nightingal. Translated from the Latin of Strada.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long I in darkness by false meteors led
Page No:
pp.26-30
Poem Title:
To the Reverend Mr. H---ck, upon his Pindarick Poem, call'd The Submarine Voyage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The skill in Latin and the use of schools
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
To W----- T-----, Upon his Cyprian to Donatus.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand...J. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So well performed and by a fettered hand
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
The following Eight Lines were writ by an unknown Lady, on the blank Leaf before Cyprian.
Attribution:
By an unknown Lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When great Alcides had surpassed his toils
Page No:
pp.32-35
Poem Title:
To the Honourable Sir Thomas Parkyns, Bart. Of Bunny, in the County of Nottingham, Upon his Book of Wrestling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I blush to think I've youth and liberty
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Clio to W. T. upon his St. Cyprian.
Attribution:
Clio
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas on his wedding day when all
Page No:
pp.37-40
Poem Title:
Jove's Wedding-Day. To Mr. Withers, to beg Leave for his Scholars to play upon Mr----s Wedding-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though fair Eliza to conceal
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Eliza Playing upon the Spinet. Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now I'm convinced what bards of old have sung
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
To the same young Lady, upon my finding Two Queen Anne's Guineas in my Snuff-Box, after she had borrow'd it for a Pinch of Snuff. Ex Tempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go happy pair and to the bounteous skies
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
The Omen. Upon the suddain Ceasing of the Rain and Thunder, just when Mr. ------ and his Bride were taking Coach to go to Church the first Sunday after their Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the mighty powers above
Page No:
pp.43-45
Poem Title:
Damon's Answer to Cloe.
Attribution:
by C. W.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the great prize of beauty to decide
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
The Narrative, or Beauty's Prize. Upon a Lady of Quality, who was oblig'd to quit the Chace, by a Sudden Shower of Snow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Mira casts around her conquering eyes
Page No:
pp.47-50
Poem Title:
Upon a Cravat Flourish'd by Mrs. -----------.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed