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Epigrams fresh gather'd from the conversation of the polite [N18487] [ECCO]

DMI number:
888
Publication Date:
1750
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
N18487
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110733176
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Harvard
Full Title:
EPIGRAMS | Fresh gather'd from the | Conversation of the POLITE | and INGENIOUS: | Or glean'd from the | Most SPRIGHTLY AUTHORS. | [ornament] | [i] LONDON: [/i] Printed for J. NEWBERY, at the [i] Bible [/i] and [i] Sun [/i] | in St. [i] Paul[/i]'s [i]Church-yard[/i]; and B. COLLINS | at [i] Salisbury. [/i] MDCCL.
Place of Publication:
London and Salisbury
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
CHECK: [2], 70pp.
References:
Roscoe A143
Related People
Publisher:
Benjamin Collins
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
BBTI
Publisher:
John Newbery
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Little tory why this jest
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
On a Jacobite Lady turn'd Whig, and dress'd in Orange-colour'd Knots for a Dance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long on the river have I rowed
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
The Waterman's Epigram, on a certain Nobleman's House being repair'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says Kate C- to the devil in spite of resistance
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
On a good Singer's being turn'd out of one of the Theatres at the Instigation of one of the Players.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Weeds from the ground instead of flowers sprout
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
On a ruin'd Garden.
Attribution:
By Mr. F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Giles Jolt as sleeping in his cart he lay
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
Giles Jolt and his Cart.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Honest Sim and his wife once to sea took a trip
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
The fortunate Sailor
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One night plump Sue and coachman Ned
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
Women the best Politicians
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Joan vows to hearten timorous youth
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. ****
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The raven rook and pert jackdaw
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. By Dr. S—t].
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While malice Pope denies thy page
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. By Dr. S—t].
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye little wits that gleamed awhile
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Dr. S—t.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Burnet and Ducket friends in spite
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
Another
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. By Dr. S—t].
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear W---d mark in dirty hole
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. By Dr. S—t].
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Half of your book is to an index grown
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
On a bad Author.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You ask why Roome diverts you with his jokes
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
Another
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. By Dr. S—t].
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celia a coquet in her prime
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
On the Marriage of an old Maid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe the wonder of her sex
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
On a Lady, who was very handsome and very fond.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of two reliefs to cure a lovesick mind
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
The best Cure for Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When famed Varelst this little wonder drew
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
On a Flower painted by Varelst.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
A Welshman coming late into an inn
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On a Welshman bilking his Host.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who great Jove's artillery aped so well
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On a Painter drawing a Lady's Picture.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dennis.
Attributed To:
John Dennis
First Line:
Oh what bosom but must yield
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
On seeing a beautiful Lady working with her Needle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thais her teeth are black and nought
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On a Lady wearing artificial Teeth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The golden hair that Galla wears
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
On a old Woman who wore false Hair.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A-- they say has wit for what
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Argyle.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Minerva one day pray let no body doubt it
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
Minerva's Mistake. To the beautiful and ingenious Miss *********.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So much dear Pope thy English Iliad charms
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope on his Translation of Homer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whenever I look I may descry
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
The Dart. To the Lady L— M—.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst in the dark on thy soft hand I hung
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
On an ugly old Woman in the dark. From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A pleasing subject first with care provide
Page No:
pp.8-9
Poem Title:
A Receipt to make an Epigram
Attribution:
by the Rt. Honourable the late Lord Hervey.
Attributed To:
John Hervey
First Line:
Here stand I for whores as great
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Pinn'd to a Sheet, in which a Woman stood to do Pennance in the Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
May the King live long
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Written under the King's-Head and Bell, in Dublin, at the Request of the Host.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Mind but thy preaching Trapp translate no further
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
Advice to Dr. Trapp on his translating Virgil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy verses are eternal o my friend
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
On a bad Poet
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When all the blandishments of life are gone
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
On Suicide. From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your homely face Flippanta you disguise
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
On seeing a disagreeable Woman with Patches on her Face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Thomas was cudgelled one day by his wife
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
How wretched does Prometheus' state appear
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
On seeing Prometheus ill painted.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When Chloe's picture was to Venus shown
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
Venus mistaken.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
A scolding wife so long a sleep possessed
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
The disappointed Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unformed in nature's shop while Crassus lay
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
On Crassus, a covetous Parson.
Attribution:
By Mr. Amhurst.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Amhurst
First Line:
Flavia the least and slightest toy
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
Written on a Fan.
Attribution:
By Dr. Atterbury.
Attributed To:
Francis Atterbury
First Line:
So bright is thy beauty so charming thy song
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
On a beautiful Woman with a fine Voice, who was very covetous and proud.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Cupid did his grandsire Jove entreat
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
On Miss Floyd.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
F--de writes well you say suppose it true
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
On Mr. T—d's complimenting Mr. F—de, on his Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How ill the motion with the music suits
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
To a Company of bad Dancers to good Music.
Attribution:
By Mr. Budgell.
Attributed To:
Eustace Budgell
First Line:
Nature whilst Hy's clay was blending
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
On the late Lord H—y.
Attribution:
By the Earl of C—d.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That speech surpasses force is no new whim
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
Lingua potentior Armis.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When fair Susannah in a cool retreat
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
On Susannah and the two Elders.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cobb.
Attributed To:
Samuel Cobb
First Line:
From her own native France as old Alison past
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Good unexpected evil unforeseen
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
In a Window of a Room in the Tower of London is wrote, R. Walpole, 1712. Underneath that are the following Lines.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here Chloe lies
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
On Chloe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My very good dean there's few who come here
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
My Lord coming soon after into the Room, wrote under it thus.
Attribution:
My Lord [i.e. Carteret]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My very good lord tis a very hard task
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
Dean Swift being sent for by the Lord Carteret, then Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, and waiting alone for some Time in the Council Chamber, wrote with a Diamond on the Window.
Attribution:
Dean Swift...wrote...
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Accept a miracle instead of wit
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
Written on Glass with the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Indulgent nature to each creature shows
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
On the Burser of a College in Oxford, cutting down the Trees near to the said College for his own Use.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Orpheus played so well he moved old Nick
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
To a bad Fiddler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Paul so fond of the name of a poet is grown
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
From Martial.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cooke.
Attributed To:
Thomas Cooke
First Line:
Stephen and time
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on little Stephen, a noted Fiddler in Suffolk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Under this hedge in stormy weather
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
A Marriage Certificate.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
One prompt physician like a sculler plies
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
The Advantage of having two Physicians.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Such a liar is Tom there's no one can lie faster
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
Liars compar'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me Dorinda why so gay
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the Earl of Dorset.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Ye active streams wherever your waters flow
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
Inscription for a Fountain adorned with Queen Anne's and the Duke of Marlorough' Statues; and the chief Rivers of the World round the Work.
Attribution:
by Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
You beat your pate and fancy wit will come
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
On an empty Coxcomb.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ancient Phyllis has young graces
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Death takes the good to good on earth to stay
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
On a Grave-stone in Cirencester Church-yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seven times a day the just men sin
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Cyprian queen drawn by Apelles' hand
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, drawing the Lady Hide's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Chloe's picture was to Venus shown
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Venus mistaken
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies old Sare worn out with care
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Country Sexton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
M---- though he must abstain from meat
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Offspring of a tuneful sire
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
To the Dutchess of Beaufort
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Says Richard to Joe thou art a very sad dog
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sometimes to sense sometimes to nonsense leaning
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
A Character.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I hate and yet I love thee too
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the pens which my poor rhymes molest
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Selinda sure's the brightest thing
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The first departed he for one day tried
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
On a Gentleman who died the Day after his Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To John I owed great obligation
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bright as the day and as the morning fair
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe new married looks at men no more
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On his deathbed poor Lubin lies
Page No:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those envious flakes came down in haste
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
On some Snow that melted on a Lady's Breast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When famed Apelles sought to frame
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
Upon a Picture of the Lady Hide.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Thomas calls his wife his half
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blessed be the princes who have fought
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
George came to the crown without striking a blow
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That artful speck upon your face
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Upon a Patch on a Lady's Face.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Three poets in three distant ages born
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
On Milton
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Loveless married lady Jenny
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Mira casts around her conquering eyes
Page No:
p.20
Poem Title:
Upon a Cravat, flourish'd by Mrs.—
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lives a man who by relation
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Written over a Gate.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain by parallels you strive
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
To a Lady who commended another's Eyes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Leave off thy paint perfumes and youthful dress
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love is begot by fancy bred
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ovid is the surest guide
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Written in the blank Leaf of an Ovid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How old may Phyllis be you ask
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
Phyllis's Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rich Gripe does all his thoughts and cunning bend
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy sins and hairs may no man equal call
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
A licentious Person.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Gammar Gurton first I knew
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
From Martial. Lib. I. Ep. 20.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Did Celia's person and her mind agree
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If in his study he hath so much care
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
The Antiquary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pious Selinda goes to prayers
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Selinda never appears till night
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
The true Reason.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou speakest always ill of me
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this sable hearse
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mary, Countess of Pembroke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Would thou hadst beauty less or virtue more
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Chloe came into the room the other day
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
A Lover's Anger.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cade who had slain ten thousand men
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
On Dr. Cade, dying by his own Recipe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stay bachelor if you have wit
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Man and his Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are the guests of this house still doomed to be cheated
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
Written in the Window of the Deanery-House of St. Patrick in Dublin.
Attribution:
By Dr. Delany.
Attributed To:
Patrick Delany
First Line:
Pox on it says time to Thomas Hearne
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
On Mr. Hearne, the great Antiquary.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some say that signior Bononcini
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
The Musical Contest.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lady who this resolution took
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
A Lady wrote upon a Window some Verses, intimating her Design of never marrying; under which a Gentleman wrote the following Lines.
Attribution:
a Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis not the fear of death or smart
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
To an angry Rival.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A monster in a course of vice grown old
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
The Monument.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If as they tell us man and wife
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
To a Casuist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If C--rn but wear it a feather's a charm
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
On a Feather in a Lady's Hair.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Varus invited me to sup of late
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
From Martial, Lib. iv. Ep. 48.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cinna cries out I am not worth a groat
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
From Martial, Lib. viii. Ep. 19.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How capricious were nature and art to poor Nell
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
The Critical Moment.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
We men have many faults
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
To Miss ****
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When great men fall great griefs arise
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
On the Duke of Buckingham's Disgrace at Court, 1685.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst Butler needy wretch was still alive
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
On setting up Mr. Butler's Monument in Westminster-Abbey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair Susan did her wifehede well menteine
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
In Chaucer's Style.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Helen was just slipped into bed
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Her eyebrow box one morning lost
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
The Eye-Brow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If youth and beauty fade my dear
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
Advice to Miss ***.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Before Apollo's shrine I prayed
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
Advice to a Poet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Married 'tis well a mighty blessing
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On a hasty Marriage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The bravest hero and the brightest dame
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On the Lady Essex, who was a Dutchwoman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The line of Vere so long renowned in arms
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
On the Dutchess of St. Albans.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I dreamed that buried in my fellow clay
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
A Dream.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Poor little pretty fluttering thing
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
The Emperor Adrian's Verses to his Soul, imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See see she wakes Sabina wakes
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
Address'd to the Lady * * *.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Venus take my votive glass
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
The Lady's offering her Looking-Glass to Venus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Florimel's arms as if quite out of breath
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
The Feather.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The hermit's solace in his cell
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
What is Thought?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thine is the only muse on British ground
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
To the Author of a Satire against Wit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two goddesses now must Cyprus adore
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
From the Greek.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Young Acon wants Lunilla wants an eye
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
On a young Gentleman and his young Mother, who had each lost an Eye.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A little learning twenty grains of sense
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
Proper Ingredients to make a Sceptic.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stephen Duck
Attributed To:
Stephen Duck
First Line:
Here lies one foot whose death may thousands save
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Mr. Foot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scotland thy weather's like a modish wife
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
The Scotch Weather-Wife.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The dean must die vile idiots to maintain
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
Upon Dean Swift leaving his Fortune to build an Hospital for Ideots.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy beard and head are of a different dye
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
From Martial. Lib. XII.. Ep. 54.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who can believe with common sense
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
A French Gentleman dining with some Company on a Fast Day, called for some Bacon and Eggs. The rest were very angry, and reprov'd him for so heinous a Sin. Hereupon he wrote the following Lines.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old counsellor Double well versed in the laws
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
The Wise Lawyer; or Fees on both Sides strict Justice.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Players and patentees at law are hot
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
On a Playhouse-Dispute at Westminster-Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis said that the soldiers so lazy are grown
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
The Military Beaux.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Books of science when you print
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On some late Books, intitled, Bodies of Divinity.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain you show a happy nation
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
To the Rev. Dr. L—, occasioned by his Sermon for the Support of the Charity Children at Tunbridge Wells, where the Collection was small.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So little given at chapel door
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
Another on the same Occasion.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The King of Great Britain was reckoned before
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On the King's Statue placed on the top of Bloomsbury-Steeple.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An opera like a pillory may be said
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On an Opera.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At Stocks-Market and Charing
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Deaf giddy helpless left alone
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
A Rev. D—r's Lamentation for the Loss of his Hearing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Five hundred pounds too small a boon
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
Occasioned by a Report, that her Grace the Dutchess Dowager of Marlborough had offered a Reward of 500l. to the Poet who should best exert his Genius in Honour of the late Duke her Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
John Palfryman which lieth here
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
In Grantham Church-yard.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The force of music best is found
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
On the Power of Music.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Fricus bawdy sung and spoke
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
On a young Gentleman of good Parts, but a great Rake.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fricus displays such wondrous merit
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Another on the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature has done her part do thou but thine
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
A Third.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where Chloe in the shady grove was laid
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Cupid mistaken.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Would you to Oreus's shades descend
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Advice to Tom * * * *.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Curse on that sordid miser's lust of gold
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
The false Patriot.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of John Day
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
On Mr. John Day
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In merry old England it once was a rule
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. P-----.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jack eating rotten cheese did say
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
On a Man eating rotten Cheese.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh sun moon stars and ye celestial poles
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
On Richard Button, Esq; who was interr'd in a Church near Salisbury.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So when the sun with his meridian light
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
On a Lady's half-masking herself when she smil'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My sickly spouse with many a sigh
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
The Resignation
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One comfort from the greatest ills we gain
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On great Afflictions.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tom ever jovial ever gay
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On Tom * * *.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While holy prayers to heaven were made
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On a famous Physician called out of Church.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
C----l let me advise you whatever betides
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Saving Advice to E— C—l, on his late advertising a Third Volume of Letters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My age is not a moment's stay
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On a F--t
Attribution:
By Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
No argument could Celia move
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On a young Lady refusing to shew her Hand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While Cam and Isis their sad tribute bring
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
A Friendly Contest
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You've undone Horace what should hinder
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On —'s threatning to translate Pindar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Approach ye wise of soul with awe divine
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
Design'd for the Monument of Sir Isaac Newton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well sir suppose the busto's a damned head
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
On some Reflections on Pope's Busto.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shed o ye combatants a flood of tears
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the most lamented Death of Mr. William Wells, Master of the Bear-Garden at Marybone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir I admit your general rule
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
From the French
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To heal the wound the bee had made
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
To a Lady, stung by a Bee.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two parties had a difference and the cause
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
The Law-Suit
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A swarm of sparks young gay and bold
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
The Courtship.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Irus though wanting gold and lands
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
True Riches.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long did great Jove the weighty point debate
Page No:
pp.42-43
Poem Title:
To the Lady * * *.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now Europe's balanced neither side prevails
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
The Balance of Europe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our fathers took oaths as of old they took wives
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
On Oaths.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here resteth John amidst other clay
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Miser married to a Coquette.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
His grace's fate sage Cutler could foresee
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
On a profuse Duke and Sir John Cutler.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Should nature's self invade the world again
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
To the King, on his Navy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With virtue strong as yours had Eve been armed
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
Written in a Lady's Milton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Sir Toby reeled home with his skin full of wine
Page No:
pp.44-45
Poem Title:
Sir Toby's Journey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dorinda's sparkling wit and eyes
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
Beauty too dazling.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Early this morn a time to muses kind
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
The Nonpareil.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Subdued by death here death's great herald lies
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
On the Death of an Undertaker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Curio's rich sideboard seldom sees the light
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On a stingy Beau.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sun now clear serene the golden skies
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On a Shadow
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
True wit is like the brilliant stone
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
On Wit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fabius you say is much inclined
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On a bad Painter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Her majesty sure was in a surprise
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On Roger Grant's being appointed Oculist to Queen Anne.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The coat exactly with his manners suits
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On the Atchievement over the Door of —
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Latin word for cold one asked his friend
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
On Cold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why is a handsome wife adored
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
The Question answer'd
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dulness good goddess chanced to see
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
On Mr. Budgell's Proposal of publishing an accurate Translation of a Book, which had been already translated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The word explains itself without the muse
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
On the Derivation of the Word News.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who has the better game still fears the end
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
Hope and Fear.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Giron lately in the temple sat
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
Giron at Church
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lawyer's house if I have rightly read
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On a fine House built by a Lawyer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The shaken tree grows faster at the root
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When death puts out our flame the snuff will tell
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On Characters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When virtue reigns to liberty a friend
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On some Authors honour'd by her Majesty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lords promise soon but to perform are long
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
Promises.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mistaken fair lay Sherlock by
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
To the Lady T---nk---lle, on her reading Sherlock on Death.
Attribution:
By the E— of Ch—.
Attributed To:
Philip Dormer Stanhope
First Line:
What do scholars and bards and philosophers wise
Page No:
pp.49-50
Poem Title:
On the Lady * * *.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With eyes of wonder the gay shelves behold
Page No:
p.49
Poem Title:
On a fine Library
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In a little dark room at the back of the shop
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On George Faulkener's promising to have the Dean of St. Patrick's Effigies prefix'd to the new Edition of his Works, from a Copper Plate done by Mr. Vertue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not more by ensigns than select abode
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
On her late Majesty in her Grotto.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Belinda sighs for Strephon and would show it
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Upon a Lady's writing in Characters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair kind and true a treasure each alone
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Dryden's Epitaph on the Lady Whitmore.
Attribution:
Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Think and some useful lessons it will impart
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Sent in a Snuff-Box
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus Adam looked when from the garden driven
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On being expell'd a Lady's Company.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who in his cups will only fight is like
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
Fighting.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
An author young who pants for fame
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
Encouragement to young Authors.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Formio bewails his sins with the same heart
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On Sin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who in his pocket has no money
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On Poverty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The world's a book writ by the eternal art
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
The World.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This polished stone of marble fair
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On Mr. Air.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Treason does never prosper what's the reason
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
On Treason.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A haughty courtier meeting in the streets
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
The Courtier and Scholar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dan Congreve spent in writing plays
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
On Mr. Congreve.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who a gold-finch strives to make his wife
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
On Dress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What different effects does the laurel produce
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
The Laurel. Address'd to Mr. C—.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When first I gazed on Chloe's face
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
On Chloe.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From flower to flower with eager pains
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
On a Bee, stifled in Honey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scylla is toothless yet when she was young
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
On an old Scold.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This world is the best that we live in
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
The World.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus with kind words Sir Edward cheered his friend
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
The Friendship of Sir Edward —.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy grave demureness pleases me
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What numerous lights this wretch's corpse attend
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
On the Funeral of Vulture Hopkins.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Thomas was cudgelled one day by his wife
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
Courage misplaced.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I eat drink and sleep and do what I please
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
The contented Farmer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
They who in life oppress and then bequeath
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
On Legacies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis but a folly to rejoice or boast
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
On buying a Bible.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis not to cry out mercy or to sit
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
On Repentance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When men of infamy to grandeur soar
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
On infamous Men in Power.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How shall we please this age if in a song
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
Advice to the Poets.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I am the prince's dog at Kew
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
Wrote on the Collar of a Dog, belonging to the Prince at Kew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nature a thousand ways complains
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
On Nature.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When you promise friend Tom you should always take care
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
On a Man who usually promis'd more than he cou'd perform.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who seeks to please all men each way
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
On the Impossibility of pleasing all People.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Sir John Fry
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On Sir John Fry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My sledge and hammer lie reclined
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On a noted Blacksmith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The cloud capped towers
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Shakespear. Extracted from his Play of the Tempest.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
This modest stone what few vain marbles can
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
On Mr. Elijah Fenton at Easthamstead in Berks, 1730.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When a man to the town for a show brings a lion
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On a surly Victualler, Master of the Red-Lion Inn at a certain Place near Salisbury.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of manners gentle of affections mild
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On Mr. Gay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Think bright Florella when you see
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
Written in a young Lady's Almanack.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ticio stands gazing for the clouded sun
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
On the Loss of Time.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Maro you'll give me nothing while you live
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
From Martial.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The noble art from Cadmus took its rise
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On the Invention of Letters. From the French.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unhappy Chremes neighbour to a peer
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
On the Law.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Chloe's picture was to Chloe shown
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See whilst thou weepest fair Chloe see
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
To Chloe weeping.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The gods assembled in debate
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
On a young Lady just married to a Clergyman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The prating playful little pleader slain
Page No:
pp.60-61
Poem Title:
On a late Duel.
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First Line:
Cupid make your virgins tender
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
The Sportsman's Prayer to Cupid.
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First Line:
Death is a debt to nature due
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
An Epitaph in a Country Churchyard.
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First Line:
In life with what surprizing turns we meet
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Justice, convicted of Shoplifting.
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First Line:
Poor Robin getting drunk one day
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
The Reply.
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First Line:
Sleep soft in dust wait the almighty's will
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
Another, on a beautiful and virtuous young Lady.
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First Line:
Cries Celia to a waggish mortal know
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
An Answer to Celia.
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First Line:
If words are but wind as some allow
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Words are Wind.
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First Line:
Man by necessity compelled must go
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
Life.
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First Line:
The reason is plain why honest Ned Hatton
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
The nearer the bone the sweeter the Flesh.
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First Line:
Dick's wife was sick and posed the doctor's skill
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
Richard's Opinion
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First Line:
I serve thee here with all my might
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
Inscription on a Clock in Yorkshire.
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First Line:
Six tedious months young Damon sighed
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
On a Gentleman who mistook a kept Madam for a Lady of Fashion.
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First Line:
When Gay breathed his last we in silence complained
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
On the Death of Dean Swift.
Attribution:
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First Line:
As Ovid sings a beau of old admired
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
The Beau
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First Line:
Sylvia the young the fair the gay
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
The Dimple
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First Line:
The vainly anxious Myra leaves
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
On a young Lady
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First Line:
When Eve would try but to her cost
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
The Case stated
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First Line:
That she looks like an angel the ladies all say
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
On Miss Kitty
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First Line:
The earth doth all its various fruits supply
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
The Question
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First Line:
Though Orpheus ancient poets say
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
On a young Lady playing on the Harpsichord
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First Line:
From a small acorn see the oak arise
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
The Oak
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First Line:
Grace is in your steps and mein
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
To the incomparable Miss ***.
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First Line:
How blessed could I in Chloe's heart
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Written on the Ivory Leaves of a Lady's Pocket-Book.
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First Line:
See sirs see here the grand approach
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
Blenheim-House
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First Line:
As with a friend on Sunday last
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
To the incomparable Miss ***.
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First Line:
One day in Chelsea fields a walking
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
On an Epigram
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First Line:
Arise ye glimmering stars of wit
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Pope.
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First Line:
Authors the world and their dull brains have traced
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
On seeing the Ladies at Crux-Euston walk in the Woods by the Grotto.
Attribution:
Extempore by Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
From the grand tour through Paris Florence Rome
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
The Modern Traveller
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First Line:
See with what virtue wit is fraught
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Another on the same.
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First Line:
Here shunning idleness at once and praise
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Inscription on a Grotto, the work of nine Ladies.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Love spite of honour's dictates gave thee breath
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Bastard-Child, murder'd by its Mother.
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First Line:
Of trumpets drums guns and the bold bloody battle
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
From Anacreon
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First Line:
Sally Doctor Cox's chubby
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Wrote at the Request of Dr. Cox, on a favourite fat Lady whom he called Chubby.
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First Line:
Here killed by claret Colonel G doth lie
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On Colonel G—, a great Drinker
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First Line:
Lay heavy on him earth for he
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
Intended for the Tomb of Sir John Vanburgh.
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First Line:
Once Felix said which was full bad
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On a Copy of Verses wrote on the Queen's Death
Attribution:
by Mr. Paul W—
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First Line:
Peter White will never go right
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On Peter White
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First Line:
While his lordship with ardour becoming his station
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
On a late Sermon against National Depravity
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