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Elegaic and other poems by several hands [N7028] [ecco]

DMI number:
1091
Publication Date:
1769
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
N7028
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW109783652
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Library of Religious Society of Friends, London
Full Title:
ELEGAIC | AND OTHER | POEMS. | BY SEVERAL HANDS. | GRATEFULLY INSCRIBED | To the honoured Memory of a late eminently | valuable Citizen of the City of BRISTOL, | Abraham Richard Hawksworth, | Late Treasurer to the Infirmary of the said City, | AND | One of the People called QUAKERS, | Wherein is exhibited a View of his LIFE, | As an accomplished Model for the universal Imitation of Mankind. | TO WHICH ARE ADDED, | Some Lines on REBECCA SMITH, | Late of NAILSWORTH, in [i]Gloucestershire[/i], deceased, | An eminent and approved Minister amongst the said People. | [double rule] | [i]BRISTOL:[/i] | Printed by S. FARLEY, in CASTLE-GREEN, 1769.
Place of Publication:
Bristol
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 s
Bibliographic details:
Notes relating to the printing history of the sheets appear on p. 20, 35, 40.
Comments:
Price: Given on p. 40 as [Price ONE SHILLING.]
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Note from the Editor [1p] Back matter: Note from the editor p. 40.
Related People
Printer:
Sarah Farley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Shall due remembrance of a matchless friend
Page No:
pp.[3]-8
Poem Title:
Elegy I.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
What floods of tears on that sad solemn day
Page No:
pp.8-11
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
The last of annual orbits over
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
Reflections on the last Old Year, and a Wish for the present New Year.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Reader fearst thou the close of human life
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
Epitaph. On Mr. Abraham Richard Hawksworth, who died October 29, 1768.
Attribution:
Philanthropos
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Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sacred maids that lead the tuneful choir
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
Elegy III.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Let others hail the rising sun
Page No:
pp.16-19
Poem Title:
To the Honourable Memory of a General Friend. Elegy IV.
Attribution:
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First Line:
If from those realms of joy those bright domains
Page No:
pp.20-22
Poem Title:
Elegy V.
Attribution:
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First Line:
But all our praises why should lords engross
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Man of Ross.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Who can to thy bright character refuse
Page No:
pp.25-27
Poem Title:
Elegy I.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Oh loved of God in heaven to saints endeared
Page No:
pp.27-34
Poem Title:
Elegy II.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Over bearing rigid positive all right
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
Spiritual Pride delineated.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Let sanguine hopes or florid lays
Page No:
pp.35-37
Poem Title:
II. On the Old and New Year.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Auspicious author grant this year
Page No:
pp.38-40
Poem Title:
An Universal Prayer, At the Commencement of the Year 1769.
Attribution:
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