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A collection of moral and sacred poems from the most celebrated English authors [Volume II] [T16524] [ECCO]

DMI number:
939
Publication Date:
1744
Volume Number:
2 of 3
ESTC number:
T16524 [vol II]
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110466276
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | MORAL and SACRED | POEMS, | [rule] | PUBLISH'D | By JOHN WESLEY, M. A. | FELLOW of [i]Lincoln-College[/i], OXFORD. | [rule] | Vol. II. | [rule] | [i]BRISTOL:[/i] | Printed by FELIX FARLEY, M.D.CC.X.LIV. | And sold by the Booksellers of [i]London[/i], [i]Newcastle[/i], | [i]Bristol[/i], [i]Bath[/i], [i]Exeter,[/i] &c. |
Place of Publication:
Bristol
Genres:
Collection of religious verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Bibliographic details:
ECCO copy is missing pp. 18-19, 34, 39.
Comments:
Contents: Latin verse p. 166.
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Title:
A collection of moral and sacred poems from the most celebrated English authors [vol I] [T16524] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1744
ESTC No:
T16524 [vol I]
Volume:
1 of 3
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Title:
A collection of moral and sacred poems from the most celebrated English authors [Volume III] [T16524] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1744
ESTC No:
T16524 [vol III]
Volume:
3 of 3
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Felix Farley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/64311
Editor:
John Wesley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Who shall decide when doctors disagree
Page No:
pp.3-14
Poem Title:
Of the True Use of Riches. To the Right Honourable Allen Lord Bathurst.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Look round the habitable world how few
Page No:
pp.15-33
Poem Title:
The Tenth Satyr of Juvenal, translated
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Let this auspicious morning be expressed
Page No:
pp.35-38
Poem Title:
The Second Satyr of Persius. Translated
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
My verse is satire Dorset lend your ear
Page No:
pp.40-49
Poem Title:
Love of Fame The Universal Passion. To his Grace the Duke of Dorset. Satire I.
Attribution:
By Dr. Young.
Attributed To:
Edward Young
First Line:
My muse proceed and reach thy destined end
Page No:
pp.50-56
Poem Title:
Satire II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who gives his tongue a loose so bold and vain
Page No:
pp.57-70
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on the 38th, 39th, 40th and 41st Chapters of Job.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While others sing the fortune of the great
Page No:
pp.71-94
Poem Title:
The Last Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sun that rolls his beamy orb on high
Page No:
pp.95-99
Poem Title:
The Forty-Third Chapter of Ecclesiasticus. Paraphrased
Attribution:
by the Rev'd Mr. Broome.
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
Beings that lifeless merely being have
Page No:
pp.100-134
Poem Title:
The Song of the Three Children Paraphras'd
Attribution:
By Mark Le-Pla, Late Vicar of Finchingfield in Essex
Attributed To:
Mark Le Pla
First Line:
Where proud Augusta blessed with long repose
Page No:
pp.135-141
Poem Title:
Bedlam
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Fitzgerald.
Attributed To:
Thomas Fitzgerald
First Line:
No glory I covet no riches I want
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The charms which blooming beauty shows
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thee thee my rising soul aspires to sing
Page No:
pp.144-148
Poem Title:
The Hundred and Fourth Psalm Paraphrased.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From the third morning dawned the orient light
Page No:
pp.149-156
Poem Title:
Abraham's Sacrifice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fain would I sing the power supreme
Page No:
pp.157-159
Poem Title:
An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What man in his wits had not rather be poor
Page No:
pp.159-160
Poem Title:
On Riches.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What path of life by man is trod | without repenting at the road
Page No:
pp.160-161
Poem Title:
Against Life. From the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What path of life by man is trod | without rejoicing at the road
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
For Life. From the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lofty pyramid that threats the skies
Page No:
p.162
Poem Title:
The Pyramid. In Latin and English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here sleep whom neither life nor love
Page No:
p.163
Poem Title:
Epitaph On a Man and his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is then that hero numbered with the dead
Page No:
p.163
Poem Title:
On the Death of Alexander the Great.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Macedonian youth with tears deplored
Page No:
p.164
Poem Title:
Alexander and Xerxes. In Latin and English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To the dark and silent tomb
Page No:
pp.165-166
Poem Title:
Epitaph on an Infant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If friend a wife you mean to wed
Page No:
pp.167-169
Poem Title:
Melissa.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Silent nymph with curious eye
Page No:
pp.170-175
Poem Title:
Grongar Hill.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Thracian infant entering into life
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
The Thracian.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On Stygian banks Diogenes the wise
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
Epigram from the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Lydian prince is blamed for wealth alone
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
On the foregoing Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A monster in a course of vice grown old
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
The Monument.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye courtiers who the blessings know
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
The Savage; Occasion'd by the bringing to Court a Wild Youth, taken in the Woods in Germany, in the Year 1725.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though time in haste for ever glide along
Page No:
pp.179-184
Poem Title:
An Essay on Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah fleeting spirit wandering fire
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
Adriani morientis ad Animam: Or, the Heathen to his Departing Soul.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vital spark of heavenly flame
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
Christiani morientis ad Animam: Or, The Christian to his Departing Soul.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See Stella yonder picture see
Page No:
pp.186-187
Poem Title:
To Stella, on her Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In lonesome cave
Page No:
pp.187-191
Poem Title:
A Hermit's Meditation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Deep in a desert solitary wild
Page No:
pp.191-193
Poem Title:
Wrote at Ocriculum in Italy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Laborious passenger look down
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
On an Open Grave.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis weak and worldly to conclude
Page No:
pp.195-196
Poem Title:
The Retirement.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis vain my soul tis impious all
Page No:
pp.196-197
Poem Title:
A Thought upon Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We to Jehovah's altar bring
Page No:
pp.198-200
Poem Title:
On The Creation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In even scale by truth divine
Page No:
pp.200-201
Poem Title:
On the Death of A good poor Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Begin the joyous nuptial sing
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
An Anacreontick Ode, Upon a Wedding after Thirteen Years Courtship.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let others write for by designs
Page No:
pp.203-204
Poem Title:
To A Young Lady on her Birth-Day, Being the First of April.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Boast not ye few your better fate
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
On a Fine Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To endless rounds of hopes and fears
Page No:
pp.205-207
Poem Title:
An Ode Sung At the Anniversary Meeting of a very worthy and antient Fraternity.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If you will use the little that you have
Page No:
pp.208-209
Poem Title:
A Fragment Of an Epistle to a Friend, In Imitation of one of Horace's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O muse unfeigned o true celestial fire
Page No:
pp.210-216
Poem Title:
An Ode To the Creator of the World.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Hughes.
Attributed To:
John Hughes
First Line:
See how those dropping monuments decay
Page No:
pp.217-219
Poem Title:
A Monumental Ode. To the Memory of Mrs. Elizabeth Hughes. Late Wife of Edward Hughes, Esq.; of Hertingfordbury, in the County of Hertford, and Daughter of Richard Harrison, Esq.; of Balls in the same County. Obiit 15 Nov. MDCCXIV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I leave mortality's low sphere
Page No:
pp.220-228
Poem Title:
The Ecstasy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tired nature's sweet restorer balmy sleep
Page No:
pp.229-243
Poem Title:
The Complaint. Or, Night-Thoughts on Life, Death and Immortality. Night the First.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the cock crew he wept smote by that eye
Page No:
pp.244-261
Poem Title:
The Complaint. Night the Second.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How deep implanted in the breast of man
Page No:
pp.262-284
Poem Title:
The Complaint. Night the Fourth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lorenzo to recriminate is just
Page No:
pp.285-308
Poem Title:
The Complaint. Night The Fifth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She for I know not yet her name in heaven
Page No:
pp.309-338
Poem Title:
Night the Sixth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Heaven gives the needful but neglected call
Page No:
pp.339-373
Poem Title:
The Complaint. Night the Seventh. The Proof and Importance of Immortality.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed