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Delights for the ingenious [P6193] [May 1711]

DMI number:
314
Aliases
Delights for the ingenious
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Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
01/05/1711
Volume Number:
5 of 8
ESTC number:
P6193
EEBO/ECCO link:
n/a
Shelfmark:
BOD Hope adds. 1190.
Full Title:
DELIGHTS | [r]For the INGENIOUS:[/r] | OR, | A MONTHLY Entertainment | For the Curious of | [r]BOTH SEXES.[/r] | 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 | [r]PROSE and VERSE.[/r] | [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] | [r]By the [i]Author[/i] of the LADIES-DIARY[/r] | [rule] | This FIFTH for MAY 1711. | [rule] | [r][i]LONDON[/i][/r] : 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,[/i] and [i]April[/i] may be had.) Price 3 d.
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n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Periodical miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Price:
3d
Pagination:
[161]-200 pp.
Bibliographic details:
pp. 161-168 (i.e. sheet N) in red and black. Pagination and signatures continue from previous volume.
Comments:
Contents: Almanac pp. 163-165; discourse on astronomy pp. 166-168; prose narrative pp. 175-176; mathematical solutions pp. 184-188, 190-193; answers to questions (in prose and verse) about God and human souls.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: various addresses to the reader p. 162 Back matter: Contents p. 200
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Editor:
John Tipper
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Addresses to reader signed 'John Tipper'.
Printer:
James Roberts
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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
First Line:
Ah Cupid Cupid why so cruel ar't
Page No:
pp.169-170
Poem Title:
To Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Calliope inspire me with a song
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
A Gratulatory Poem on Queen Anne's Happy Accession to the Crown on March the 8th.
Attribution:
by a Youth of Fourteen Years of Age
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If mighty wealth which gives the rules
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
Against Riches
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say my best friend if ought you know
Page No:
pp.170-171
Poem Title:
No true Happiness in this World
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why mourns my Thirsis thus What should the reason be
Page No:
pp.171-172
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Dialogue between Daphnis and Thirsis occasioned on the Death of Mr. John Philips.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Herein does the religious cheat I guess
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
An Epigram upon a Hypocrite
Attribution:
By Mr. Dod
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
To thee my purse thus troubled I complain
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
A Complaint to his Empty Purse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A man unfortunate was wont to cry
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
The Unfortunate Man and Death. Translated out of Fontaine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A peasant past his climacteric year
Page No:
p.173
Poem Title:
Death and the Clown. Out of Aesop. An Imitation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By various artful methods once I strove
Page No:
p.174-175
Poem Title:
Coyness Punished
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cis by that candle in my sleep I thought
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
The Wife too hard for the Husband
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How willingly would I resign
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
To Pretty Celinda's Lap-Dog
Attribution:
By Mr. Philips
Attributed To:
Samuel Phillips
First Line:
The cudgel thus the cuckold nicely pleased
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
By all your description one may plainly see
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
The first Aenigma answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Edward Goodwin
Attributed To:
Edward Goodwin
First Line:
Herein indeed thou'rt like a man
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
The Same answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Thomas Dod
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
It is well known a windmill may
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Alexander Weeden
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
That daring monster in your first aenig
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
The Same likewise answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Ladbrook
Attributed To:
Thomas Ladbrook
First Line:
Although your form and size is great
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Hen. Beighton
Attributed To:
Henry Beighton
First Line:
Nothing strange riddle sure and yet to boast
Page No:
pp.178-179
Poem Title:
The same likewise answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Dod
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
Sir your enigma is abstruse
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
The same answered
Attribution:
By Mr. T. Collyed
Attributed To:
T. Collyed
First Line:
Time brings all secret hidden things to light
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
The same answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Godwin
Attributed To:
Mr. Godwin
First Line:
Time is the standard by which things are tried
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
The Second Enigma answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Arnold
Attributed To:
Thomas Arnold
First Line:
A dream such various scenes doth show
Page No:
pp.179-180
Poem Title:
The same answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Beighton
Attributed To:
Henry Beighton
First Line:
If you are a blacksmith and used to make keys
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Ladbrook
Attributed To:
Thomas Ladbrook
First Line:
Musing one night what might this riddle mean
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
The Fourth Aenigma answered.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though you are small yet by your aid
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Beighton
Attributed To:
Henry Beighton
First Line:
Your size is not proportioned to your trust
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
Aenigma the Third, answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Arnold
Attributed To:
Thomas Arnold
First Line:
No sooner to the world I come
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
1. Enig.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dod
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
Tis strange that I who constantly am fed
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
2. Aenig.
Attribution:
By Mrs. H. P.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I make more madmen fools and roguish knaves
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
4. Aenig.
Attribution:
By N. N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'm a defence from heat and cold
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
3. Aenig.
Attribution:
By Lysander
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Indeed old sir seven bottles you did bear
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
The First Question answered
Attribution:
By Lysander
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The father had seven from hence I can gain
Page No:
p.181
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. William Sutton
Attributed To:
William Sutton
First Line:
If of the French wine I had got the son's five
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. John Wilson
Attributed To:
John Wilson
First Line:
If three hundred and one be measured by seven
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
The Second Question answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Pointon
Attributed To:
Thomas Pointon
First Line:
In this your first question there needs no great pains
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Henry Jackson
Attributed To:
Henry Jackson
First Line:
The love and affection I always do bear
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By N. N.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The number of pears which she had in her basket
Page No:
p.182
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Weedon
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
What number of pears the fair maid had to sell
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Amos Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
Most witty shepherd you did surely keep
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Lyssander
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The living sheep
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Goodwin
Attributed To:
Edward Goodwin
First Line:
The number of sheep that you have in your flock
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
The Third Question answered.
Attribution:
By Mr. Rich. Jones
Attributed To:
Richard Jones
First Line:
The shepherd had three hundred got
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Weeden
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
Will his wager has lost and deserves to be tossed
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
The Fourth Question answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
Honest Jack I do send these lines by a friend
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Newbold
Attributed To:
John Newbold
First Line:
Will still had too much though he did begrutch
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
The same Question answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Weeden
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
As grave Fidelia with some neighbours sat
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
Question 1.
Attribution:
By Mr. Amos Fish
Attributed To:
Amos Fish
First Line:
A set of companions together did meet
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Quest. 3
Attribution:
By Mr. John Newbold
Attributed To:
John Newbold
First Line:
If two millions sterling in cash could be found
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Quest. 4.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jos. Dudley
Attributed To:
Jos. Dudley
First Line:
One day for diversion or pastime and pleasure
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
Quest. 2.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Burnet
Attributed To:
John Burnet
First Line:
The ball that is moving eternally so
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
The Paradox in Page 111 answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Dod
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
I think the time in which the iron ball
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
the same Gentleman [i.e. Dodd]
Attributed To:
Thomas Dodd
First Line:
If Galileus may be believed to be true
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
by Mr. Beighton
Attributed To:
Henry Beighton
First Line:
Our porridge pot is sick I wot
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
A Philosophical Question of a Porridge-Pot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If for the ship's side a plug you provide
Page No:
pp.192-193
Poem Title:
The Mechanical Question, Pag. 112, answer'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Weeden
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
Suppose a square form of set numbers there be
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
A Paradox propos'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Weeden
Attributed To:
Alexander Weeden
First Line:
There's a meadow inclosed in form here you see
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
A Mechanical Question
Attribution:
By Mr. Beighton
Attributed To:
Henry Beighton
First Line:
If any atheist rashly does disown
Page No:
pp.197-198
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
an ingenious Author
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not from a pre-existing state as some
Page No:
pp.199-200
Poem Title:
The same Answered
Attribution:
By Mr. Shillito
Attributed To:
George Shillito