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Delights for the ingenious [P6193] [June 1711]

DMI number:
317
Aliases
Delights for the ingenious
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Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
01/06/1711
Volume Number:
6 of 8
ESTC number:
P6193
EEBO/ECCO link:
n/a
Shelfmark:
BOD Hope adds. 1190
Full Title:
DELIGHTS | For the INGENIOUS: | OR, | A MONTHLY Entertainment | For the Curious of | BOTH SEXES. | CONTAINING, | A vast Variety of Pleasant [i]Enigma's[/i]; Delightful | [i]Arithmetical Questions[/i]; Curious [i]Stories[/i]; Witty [i]Epigrams[/i]; | Surprizing [i]Adventures[/i]; Amazing [i]Paradoxes[/i]: With [i]Songs, | Anagrams, Emblems, Dialogues, Elegies, Epigrams[/i]; and | other [i]Useful[/i] and [i]Diverting[/i] SUBJECTS, both in | PROSE and VERSE. | [rule] | To [i]which is now[/i] Added, | How many [i]Minutes[/i] and [i]Seconds[/i], all Good [i]Watches[/i] | and [i]Clocks[/i] should go Faster (or Slower) than the SUN, | for every Day of the Month: With the [i]Rising, South-|ing, Setting[/i], and [i]Meridian Altitudes[/i] of the [i]PLANETS[/i] | and [i]Fixed Stars[/i]. | [rule] | [g]To be Continued Monthly.[/g] | [rule] | By the [i]Author[/i] of the LADIES-DIARY. | [rule] | This SIXTH for JUNE, 1711. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] Printed by [i]J. Roberts[/i], and Sold by | [i]Joseph Collier[/i] at [i]Stationers-Hall[/i]; (Where those for [i]January | February, March, April & May[/i], may be had.) Price 3 [i]d[/i].
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Periodical miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Price:
3d
Pagination:
[201]-240 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Pagination and signatures continue from previous volume.
Comments:
Contents: Almanac pp. 203-205; explication of enigma from the Ladies Diary pp. 206-208; prose answers to questions pp. 233-239.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Addresses to reader, p. 202. Draws attention to the effect of the recent act to impose stamp-duty on pamphlets. Back matter: Contents p. 240.
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Editor:
John Tipper
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Confident (50%)
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Printer:
James Roberts
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed by J. Roberts, and Sold by Joseph Collier at Stationers-Hall.'
Sold by:
Joseph Collier
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed by J. Roberts, and Sold by Joseph Collier at Stationers-Hall.'
Content/Publication
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No hands ever had we or colours ever saw
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p.206
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[no title]
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But we're odd kind of beings and strange pranks have played
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p.208
Poem Title:
[no title]
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From shrubs and from trees and vast caverns below
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p.208
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Not attributed
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Your birth my lord and great deserts
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pp.209-211
Poem Title:
Horat. Odar. Lib. 1. Od. 1. Imitated. Inscribed to the Right Honourable Lord H---x.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Though most mankind upbraids and strives to vex
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Of Man's Levity and Woman's Constancy.
Attribution:
By A. W.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Let him that will stand on the dangerous heights
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pp.212-213
Poem Title:
The Contempt. A Pindarick
Attribution:
By Mr. Joshua Wood
Attributed To:
Joshua Wood
First Line:
Under the shady boughs of this green tree
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pp.213-214
Poem Title:
A Pastoral. Daphne and Silvia.
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Not attributed
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Some say from heaven all marriages descend
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p.214
Poem Title:
An Epigram upon a Single Life.
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Not attributed
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While a young lion just arrived at age
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pp.214-215
Poem Title:
The Lion Disarm'd: A Fable.
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Not attributed
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Aspiring souls to great attempts inclined
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p.215
Poem Title:
The Moral
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First Line:
Thou H----t guardian of the British laws
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pp.215-216
Poem Title:
The Tables turn'd: In Praise of my Lord Keeper.
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No shows or triumphs can oblige my sight
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p.216
Poem Title:
The Complaints of old Age.
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Not attributed
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Among the ancients we may read
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p.217
Poem Title:
1. Enigma, Answer'd
Attribution:
By J. R. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
As I was pausing on your lines obscure
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
2. Enigma, Answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Arnold
Attributed To:
Thomas Arnold
First Line:
Things in their natures you anatomize
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pp.217-219
Poem Title:
The same Answer'd
Attribution:
By Philalethes
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Not attributed
First Line:
When I did on your riddle ruminate
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p.217
Poem Title:
Answer'd also
Attribution:
By T. B.
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Not attributed
First Line:
No wonder when with seriousness engaged
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p.219
Poem Title:
3. AEnigma. Answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Arnold
Attributed To:
Thomas Arnold
First Line:
That thou art daily born no doubt
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p.220
Poem Title:
4. Enigma, Answer'd
Attribution:
By Mrs. B. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Who dares affirm my power is weak
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pp.220-222
Poem Title:
1. Enigma
Attribution:
By Strephon of Gloucestershire
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Not attributed
First Line:
You say your number is but very few
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p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. S. Widdows
Attributed To:
S Widdows
First Line:
Among all th' ingenious arts there's none
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
2. Enigma
Attribution:
By Lysander
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Not attributed
First Line:
I challenge nature for to bring
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pp.222-223
Poem Title:
3. Enigma
Attribution:
By J. R. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
A seat you've got within whose bounds I find
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pp.223-224
Poem Title:
1. Question answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. John Richards
Attributed To:
John Richards
First Line:
Married I am yet lead a single life
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p.223
Poem Title:
4. Enigma
Attribution:
By Phileremus
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Not attributed
First Line:
As I sat musing of the many cares
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pp.224-225
Poem Title:
Likewise Answered
Attribution:
By Lysander
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Not attributed
First Line:
Your orchard sir does seem a paradise
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p.224
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By J. R. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
When Phoebus past the equinoctial line
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pp.225-226
Poem Title:
The same also answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Newbold
Attributed To:
John Newbold
First Line:
Surely such charms as these must needs delight
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pp.226-227
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Richard Jones
Attributed To:
Richard Jones
First Line:
If I take your candle by the right end
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p.227
Poem Title:
The Second Question answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Amos Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
If in a close room your candle is placed
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p.227
Poem Title:
The same Answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Samuel Warwick
Attributed To:
Samuel Warwick
First Line:
Some men in words do much abound
Page No:
p.227
Poem Title:
The same
Attribution:
By Mr. Newbold
Attributed To:
John Newbold
First Line:
An inch of the top your candle required
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p.228
Poem Title:
The same likewise resolved
Attribution:
By Mr. Jones
Attributed To:
Richard Jones
First Line:
For me let Atlas bear the orbs
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p.228
Poem Title:
To the Fourth Question J. R. S. saith,
Attribution:
J. R. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
My jolly brave lads you'd no need to be troubled
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p.228
Poem Title:
The Third Question answered
Attribution:
By the same hand [i.e. Jones]
Attributed To:
Richard Jones
First Line:
Three jovial blades I vow they were
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p.228
Poem Title:
Answered also
Attribution:
By J. R. S
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Not attributed
First Line:
Whatever country does that hill contain
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pp.228-229
Poem Title:
Answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Amos Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
Upon our coast are two French privateers
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pp.229-230
Poem Title:
Qu. 1
Attribution:
By J. R. S.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Now that Sylvia and I our whole portions have got
Page No:
p.230
Poem Title:
Qu. 2.
Attribution:
By Mr. Amos Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
Of a cistern the following proportion we've given
Page No:
pp.230-231
Poem Title:
Qu. 3
Attribution:
By Mr. Jos. Lover
Attributed To:
Joshua Lover
First Line:
Adam I know was never begot
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
The first Paradox answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Richards
Attributed To:
John Richards
First Line:
Although Abel's progenitors
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Pointin
Attributed To:
Thomas Pointon
First Line:
Eight cities lying all directly straight
Page No:
p.231
Poem Title:
Qu. 4.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Martha Jonson
Attributed To:
Martha Jonson
First Line:
By nice observance it doth plain appear
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
The Philosophical Question answered
Attribution:
Answered by the same [i.e. J. R. S.]
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Not attributed
First Line:
When heat and moisture are in one conjoined
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pp.232-233
Poem Title:
The Philosophical Question answered also
Attribution:
By Mr. Pointin
Attributed To:
Thomas Pointon
First Line:
Your paradox must needs surprize
Page No:
p.232
Poem Title:
The second Paradox answer'd
Attribution:
By J. R. S.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Enflamed in love and wrapped in ecstasy
Page No:
p.233
Poem Title:
A Philosophical Question proposed
Attribution:
By Mr. Joshua Wood
Attributed To:
Joshua Wood
First Line:
An humble station is a safe retreat
Page No:
p.239
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed