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

DMI number:
966
Publication Date:
1744
Volume Number:
3 of 3
ESTC number:
T16524 [vol III]
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW3310466643
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | MORAL and SACRED | POEMS. | [rule] | PUBLISH'D | By JOHN WESLEY, A. M.| FELLOW of [i]Lincoln-College[/i], OXFORD. | [rule] | VOL. III. | [rule] | [i]BRISTOL:[/i] | Printed by FELIX FARLEY, M.D.CC.XLIV. | 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
Other matter:
Back matter: Contents of all three volumes [8pp.]; Books Publish'd by the Reverend Mr. John and Charles Welsey [2pp.]; Errata [2pp.]
Related Miscellanies
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 II] [T16524] [ECCO]
Publication Date:
1744
ESTC No:
T16524 [vol II]
Volume:
2 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:
Author of being source of light
Page No:
pp.3-8
Poem Title:
Eupolis' Hymn to the Creator. From the Greek.
Attribution:
By Samuel Wesley, Sen. A. M.
Attributed To:
Samuel Wesley
First Line:
What art thou happiness or where
Page No:
pp.9-12
Poem Title:
On Happiness.
Attribution:
By Samuel Wesley, Jun. M.A.
Attributed To:
Samuel Wesley
First Line:
Thou for whose view these numbers were designed
Page No:
pp.13-38
Poem Title:
The Battle of the Sexes
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The morning flowers display their sweets
Page No:
pp.39-40
Poem Title:
On the Sixth and Eighth Verses of the Fortieth Chapter of Isiah. Occasioned by The Death of a Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath a sleeping infant lies
Page No:
p. 40
Poem Title:
Epitaph on an Infant.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This would be still my wish could I
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
To a Friend in the Country, Who complain'd of his Condition, and admired High Spirits in Low Fortunes.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Pleasantest companion this
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In friendly part a well meant gift receive
Page No:
pp.44-48
Poem Title:
To Sir Herbert Powell, Bar. Upon his going to Travel.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Accept dear sire this humble tribute paid
Page No:
pp.49-57
Poem Title:
The Parish Priest.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
A blooming youth lies buried here
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Epigram from the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say shall I try your growing sense to improve
Page No:
pp.58-64
Poem Title:
A Letter from A Guardian to a Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What man in his wits had not rather be poor
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis justly thought to praise is ever hard
Page No:
pp.66-69
Poem Title:
On Mr. Hobbes. Occasioned by a Copy of Verses written by the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
If aught beneath them happy souls attend
Page No:
pp.70-72
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Morgan of Christ-Church, Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Live there composed of earthly frame
Page No:
pp.73-77
Poem Title:
Reflections Upon these two Verses of Mr. Oldham: Lord of Myself, accountable to none, | But to my Conscience, and my God alone.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
I sing a prelate good unbodied now
Page No:
pp.78-86
Poem Title:
To the Memory of the Right Revd Francis Gastrell, D.D. Lord Bishop of Chester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I plucked this morn these beauteous flowers
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
An Anacreontick, Alter'd from Herbert.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I who was late concerned to hear
Page No:
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
To a Young Gentleman, On his Recovery from a Fit of Sickness.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O thou sweet musing in the umbrageous grots
Page No:
pp.89-93
Poem Title:
The Descriptive: A Miltonick. After the Manner of the Moderns.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What makes you write at this odd rate
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
Epigram On the foregoing Miltonicks.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Arise and soar my towering soul
Page No:
pp.94-97
Poem Title:
An Ode to James Oglethorpe, Esq; In the Country. A.D. 1728.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let arms and warriors other poets fire
Page No:
pp.98-112
Poem Title:
The Prisons Open'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See the springing day from far
Page No:
pp.113-117
Poem Title:
A Wedding-song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail venerable South be honour paid
Page No:
pp.118-123
Poem Title:
To the Memory of the Reverend Dr. South.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Cowley to his native isle
Page No:
pp.124-127
Poem Title:
A Pindarick Ode to the Right Hon. the Earl of Oxford. Written Soon after the Lady Margaret Harley was Recovered from a Fever.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If ever to writing you pretend
Page No:
pp.128-133
Poem Title:
Advice to One who was about to Write, To avoid the Immoralities of the Antient and Modern Poets.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
No fabling song my mournful heart assay
Page No:
pp.134-139
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mrs. Morice, Wife to William Morice, Esq; and Daughter of the Rt. Revd. Francis, late Lord Bishop of Rochester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Never tempt me to caress
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
Anacreontick, From Herbert.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let various seasons boast their pride
Page No:
pp.140-142
Poem Title:
The December's Day: A Song. To the Tune of, The Sun was sunk beneath the Hill, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear farewell a little while
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
Anacreontick, On parting with a little Child.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While the full breast swells with unuttered woe
Page No:
pp.143-146
Poem Title:
On the Death of The Right Honourable Henrietta Countess of Orrery.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Kitty now my counsel take
Page No:
p.147-150
Poem Title:
To Kitty, A Poetical Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hymns ye regents of the lyre
Page No:
pp.151-154
Poem Title:
A Pindarick Ode to the Right Hon. the Earl of Oxford. On the Marriage of The Lady Margaret Harley, with His Grace the Duke of Portland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No not for those of women born
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
From a Hint in the Minor Poets.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No not through envious time's continued course
Page No:
pp.155-160
Poem Title:
An Ode to James Oglethorpe, Esq; Written soon after the Death of The Lady Oglethorpe, his Mother.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O thou released from fears and perils now
Page No:
pp.160-163
Poem Title:
On the Death of a Friend, A Dissenter from the Church of England.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail christian prelates for your master's name
Page No:
pp.164-169
Poem Title:
On Some Blasphemous Discourses on our Saviour's Miracles.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How do they err who throw their love
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
Love and Reason
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lie I once a witty fair
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
An Epitaph
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Few and easy in your stay
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
Upon my Hairs falling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis not because I sprung from nought
Page No:
pp.171-173
Poem Title:
On Humility.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From whence these dire portents around
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
On The Passion of Our Saviour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Enough of pagan idle toys
Page No:
pp.175-176
Poem Title:
Ode Upon Christ's Crucifixion. From the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The son of righteousness appears
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
An Hymn on Easter-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Lord of Sabbath let us praise
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
An Hymn for Sunday.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail father whose creating call
Page No:
pp.179-180
Poem Title:
An Hymn to God the Father.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail God the son in glory crowned
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
An Hymn to God the Son.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail holy ghost Jehovah third
Page No:
pp.182-183
Poem Title:
An Hymn to God the Holy Ghost.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail holy holy holy Lord
Page No:
pp.183-184
Poem Title:
An Hymn to the Trinity, Three Persons and One God.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jehovah sovereign God and Lord
Page No:
pp.185-188
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on the Eighth Psalm. A Pindarick Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I said when vigorous health was flown
Page No:
pp.188-192
Poem Title:
Hezekiah's Thanksgiving for his Recovery from Sickness: Isaiah 38. A Pindarick Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So many years I've seen the sun
Page No:
pp.193-194
Poem Title:
The Mystery of Life.
Attribution:
By the Revd Mr. Gambold.
Attributed To:
John Gambold
First Line:
Ask not who ended here his span
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Instructive sound I'm now convinced by thee
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
Upon list'ning to the Vibrations of a Clock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here from afar the finished height
Page No:
pp.196-197
Poem Title:
On Clemens Alexandrinus's Description of a perfect Christian.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why do the deeds of happier men
Page No:
pp.198-199
Poem Title:
After Considering some of his Friends.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To speak for God to sound religion's praise
Page No:
pp.200-205
Poem Title:
Religious Discourse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O God thou bottomless abyss
Page No:
pp.206-209
Poem Title:
God's Greatness
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley.
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
And is he gone to his eternal rest
Page No:
pp.213-232
Poem Title:
On the Death of Robert Jones, Esq;
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
I saw the Lord in light arrayed
Page No:
pp.233-238
Poem Title:
The Sixth Chapter of Isaiah.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles and Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
The people that in nature's night
Page No:
pp.238-241
Poem Title:
Part of the Ninth Chapter of Isaiah, Ver. 2. &c.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley.
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Thus saith the Lord the almighty Lord
Page No:
pp.241-243
Poem Title:
Part of the Tenth Chapter of Isaiah, Ver. 24. &c.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Glory to God and peace on earth
Page No:
pp.243-247
Poem Title:
The Eleventh Chapter of Isaiah.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Rejoice rejoice ye fallen race
Page No:
pp.247-255
Poem Title:
The Fourteenth Chapr of Isaiah.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
O Lord thou art my Lord my God
Page No:
pp.255-261
Poem Title:
The 25th Chap. of Isaiah.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
O happy soul thy work is done
Page No:
pp.261-266
Poem Title:
After the Death of a Friend.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Welcome weariness and pain
Page No:
pp.266-267
Poem Title:
Desiring to be dissolv'd
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Soothing soul-composing thought
Page No:
pp.267-268
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
O death my hope is full of thee
Page No:
pp.269-270
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
by the Revd John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Who is as the Christian great
Page No:
pp.270-271
Poem Title:
The Christian.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Happy the soul whom God delights
Page No:
pp.271-273
Poem Title:
The Same.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
O how happy am I here
Page No:
pp.273-278
Poem Title:
The Life of Faith.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Happy soul depart in peace
Page No:
pp.278-284
Poem Title:
For a dying Friend.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Stay thou eternal spirit stay
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley
First Line:
Saviour of all our thanks receive
Page No:
pp.285-288
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mrs. Anne Cowper.
Attribution:
by the Revd Mr. John and Charles Wesley
Attributed To:
Charles Wesley
John Wesley