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Examen Poeticum being the third part of miscellany poems [N6500]

DMI number:
147
Aliases
Dryden/Tonson Miscellany Poems. Volume 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1706
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
N6500
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110405210
Shelfmark:
BOD Harding C 13
Full Title:
[i]Examen Poeticum:[/i] | BEING | THE THIRD PART | OF | Miscellany Poems, | Containing Variety of | NEW TRANSLATIONS | OF THE | [i]ANCIENT POETS.[/i] | Together with many | ORIGINAL COPIES, | BY THE | [i]Most Eminent Hands.[/i] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | THE SECOND EDITION. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] Printed for [i]Jacob Tonson[/i], within [i]Grays- | Inn[/i] Gate, next [i]Gray's-Inn[/i] Lane. M DCC VI.
Epigraph:
[i]Haec potior soboles: hinc Coeli tempore certo, | Dulcia mella premes. -----[/i] Virgil. Geor. 4. | [i]In medium quaestia reponunt.[/i] Ibid.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse and Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
[38], [1]-335, 344-448
Bibliographic details:
Mispagination: 312 mispaginated as '12'; 332 as '340'; 333 as '341'; 370 as '390'; 371 as '391'; 374 as '394'; 375 as '395'; 425 as '125'. Half-title: 'THE | THIRD PART | OF | Miscellany Poems'. Some of the works in the volume have separate title-pages; though the date on the title page is 1706, other title pages within the volume bear dates 1708 and 1709.
Comments:
Contents: French verse (with English translations) pp. 216-217; 244-247.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedication 'to the right honourable my Lord Radcliffe', signed John Dryden, (sigs A3r-a6v); 'The bookseller to the reader' signed Jacob Tonson (sigs a7r-a8r); 'Contents' (sigs br-b4v)
References:
Case 172 (3) (c)
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Comments:
Related People
Dedicatee:
Edward Radcliffe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'My Lord Radcliffe' (sig. A3)
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for Jacob Tonson, within Grays-Inn Gate, next Gray's-Inn Lane.'
Editor:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedication signed by Dryden (sig. A6v)
Content/Publication
First Line:
Rome was not better by her Horace taught
Page No:
pp.4-6
Poem Title:
Of this Translation, And of the Use of Poetry.
Attribution:
By Edmund Waller, Esq;
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
If in a picture Piso you should see
Page No:
pp.7-31
Poem Title:
Horace Of the Art of Poetry.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
O azure vaults o crystal sky
Page No:
pp.32-36
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on the CXLVIII Psalm.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Roscommon
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Such is the mode of these censorious days
Page No:
pp.37-40
Poem Title:
On Mr. Hobs.
Attribution:
Written by the E. of Mulgrave
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
So fell the sacred Sibyl when of old
Page No:
pp.40-44
Poem Title:
On the Death Of the Learned Mr. John Selden.
Attribution:
By the reverend Dr. Bathurst
Attributed To:
Ralph Bathurst
First Line:
Could mournful sighs or floods of tears prevent
Page No:
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
Against Immoderate Grief: To a Young Lady Weeping. An Ode In Imitation of Casimire.
Attribution:
By Mr Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Welcome thou glorious spring of light and heat
Page No:
pp.48-50
Poem Title:
To the Returning Sun.
Attribution:
By J. H.
Attributed To:
John How
First Line:
Since all must certainly to death resign
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
By the honourable Sir Robert Howard
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
If righteous souls in their blessed mansions know
Page No:
pp.52-56
Poem Title:
The Dream: Occasion'd by the Death of the most Noble and Virtuous Lady, Elizabeth Seymour, Mother to His Grace the Duke of Somerset.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Talbot
Attributed To:
James Talbot
First Line:
Parent of day whose beauteous beams of light
Page No:
pp.57-60
Poem Title:
A Hymn to the Morning, In Praise of Light. An Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Darkness thou first kind parent of us all
Page No:
pp.61-65
Poem Title:
A Hymn to Darkness.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Here those who by love's cruelty have died
Page No:
pp.66-69
Poem Title:
Aeneas His Meeting with Dido in the Elyzian Fields. Being a Translation of Part of the Sixth Book of Virgil's Aeneids, beginning at Hic quoque durus Amor, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wolsley
Attributed To:
Robert Wolseley
First Line:
Proud and foolish noisy stream
Page No:
pp.70-73
Poem Title:
Out of the Italian of Fulvio Testi. To Count Montecuccoli. Against Pride upon sudden Advancement.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Suffenus whom you know the witty
Page No:
pp.74-75
Poem Title:
Catullus, Epig. XIX.
Attribution:
By the same hand as the former [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While here for the fair Amaryllis I die
Page No:
pp.75-76
Poem Title:
Out of the Greek of Menage.
Attribution:
'By the same hand as the former' [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go for I'm impatient grown
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
Invitation into the Country. In Imitation of the 34th Epig. of Catullus.
Attribution:
'By the same hand as the former' [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let all be hushed each softer motion cease
Page No:
pp.78-82
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Arabella Hunt Singing. Pindarick Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Sir | You have obliged the British nation more
Page No:
pp.82-84
Poem Title:
To a Person of Honour: Upon his Incomparable, Incomprehensible Poem.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Your book our old knight errants fame revives
Page No:
pp.84-86
Poem Title:
On the Same.
Attribution:
By Dr. S----
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With envy critics you'll this poem read
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
Another on the Same.
Attribution:
By Mr. Mat. Clifford
Attributed To:
Mat. Clifford
First Line:
Wonder not sir that praises yet never due
Page No:
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
On the Same.
Attribution:
By the Lord V----
Attributed To:
John Vaughan
First Line:
But wherefore all this pother about fame
Page No:
pp.88-89
Poem Title:
On these Two Verses. Out of the same. But Fame had sent forth all her nimble Spies | To blaze this Match, and lend to Fate some Eyes.
Attribution:
By the Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
George Villiers
First Line:
Hail happy warrior hail whose arms have won
Page No:
pp.90-94
Poem Title:
To the Prince and Princess of Orange, Upon their Marriage.
Attribution:
Written by Nat. Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Hence vain attempter of the good and great
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Against Sloth: When the King was at Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What art thou love whence are those charms
Page No:
pp.96-98
Poem Title:
What art Thou, Love!
Attribution:
Written by Mr. J. Allestry
Attributed To:
Jacob Allestry
First Line:
Great sir | When last your royal brother blessed this place
Page No:
pp.98-101
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st, 1683.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thyrsis whom the gods inspire
Page No:
pp.102-107
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Then will penurious heaven no more allow
Page No:
pp.108-114
Poem Title:
Human Life: Suppos'd to be spoken by an Epicure, in Imitation of the Second Chapter of the Wisdom of Solomon. A Pindaric Ode. Inscribed to the Lord Hunsdon.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
When shame for all my foolish youth had writ
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
To Waller, Upon the Copy of Verses made by himself on the last Copy in his Book.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Such were the last the sweetest notes that hung
Page No:
pp.116-117
Poem Title:
Elegy: Occasion'd by the Reading and Transcribing Mr. Edmund Waller's Poem, of Divine Love, Since his Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Talbot
Attributed To:
James Talbot
First Line:
Her son not heard of and by none descried
Page No:
pp.118-120
Poem Title:
Moschus: Idyl I.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We love and hate as restless monarchs fight
Page No:
pp.120-122
Poem Title:
Against Enjoyment.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
So spake the god and heavenward took his flight
Page No:
pp.123-127
Poem Title:
Priam's Lamentation and Petition to Achilles, For the Body of his Son Hector. Translated from the Greek of Homer.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Now did the saffron morn her beams display
Page No:
pp.128-137
Poem Title:
The Lamentations of Hecuba, Andromache, and Helen, Over the Dead Body of Hector. Translated from the Greek of Homer.
Attribution:
By Mr Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
The tyrant queen of soft desires
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
Paraphrase upon Horace. Ode XIX. Lib. I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Ah no tis all in vain believe me tis
Page No:
pp.139-142
Poem Title:
Horace, Lib. II. Ode XIV.
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Bless me tis cold how chill the air
Page No:
pp.142-146
Poem Title:
An Ode, In Imitation of Horace, Ode IX. Lib I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
The Cyprian queen drawn by Apelles' hand
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, Drawing My Lady Hide's Picture.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
Flavia's eyes like fires suppressed
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
Song on a Lady Indispos'd.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
Fortune exerts her utmost power for you
Page No:
pp.148-149
Poem Title:
To a Lady, Who Raffling for the King of France's Picture flung the highest Chances on the Dice.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
The charming Sandwich would from cities fly
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
On my Lady Sandwich's Being staid in Town by the Immoderate Rain.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
Come if y'are friends and let these hands be bound
Page No:
pp.150-154
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. VII. To his Mistress whom he had beaten.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Trust me my Atticus in love are wars
Page No:
pp.154-157
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. VIII. Of Love and War.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
As Helen when to Troy she did escape
Page No:
pp.157-160
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. X. To his Mercenary Mistress.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Thy well known malice fretful envy cease
Page No:
pp.161-164
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. XV. Of the Immortality of the Muses. Inscrib'd to Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Not in the circus do I sit to view
Page No:
pp.164-168
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book III. Eleg. II. To his Mistress at the Horse-Race.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Can there be gods has she not falsely swore
Page No:
pp.168-171
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book III. Eleg. III. Of his Perjur'd Mistress.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esq
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Heavy O Lord on me thy judgments lie
Page No:
pp.171-172
Poem Title:
Considerations on the Eighty Eighth Psalm.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Now let the fatal banner be displayed
Page No:
pp.173-181
Poem Title:
The Curse of Babylon, Paraphras'd from the XIII. Chapter of Isaia. A Pindarique Ode.
Attribution:
By Tho. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Be calm my Delius and serene
Page No:
pp.181-184
Poem Title:
Out of Horace, Lib. II. Ode. III.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how Damon's age appears
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
The Grove.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See these two little brooks that slowly creep
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
Love but One.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though teaching thy peculiar business be
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
To the Author of Sardanapalus; Upon That, and his other Writings.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The painter with immortal skill may trace
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
Of My Lady Hyde. Occasion'd by The Sight of her Picture.
Attribution:
By Mr. George Granville
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
At length the gods propitious to our prayers
Page No:
pp.190-192
Poem Title:
An Imitation of the Second Chorus, in the Second Act of Seneca's Thyestes.
Attribution:
By Mr. George Granville
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
Whether the nobler horses breed you raise
Page No:
pp.193-198
Poem Title:
Amor omnibus idem: Or, the Force of Love in all Creatures; Being a Translation of some Verses in Virgil's Third Georgick, from Verse 209 to Verse 285.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Famed wits and beauties share this common fate
Page No:
pp.199-204
Poem Title:
To Mr. Congreve. An Epistolary Ode. Occasion'd by his late Play. From Mr. Yalden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet stream that dost with equal pace
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
On His Mistress Drown'd.
Attribution:
By Mr. S----
Attributed To:
Thomas Sprat
First Line:
He's gone and was it then by your decree
Page No:
pp.205-209
Poem Title:
To the Earl of Carlisle, upon the Death of his Son before Luxemburg.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where greatness is to nature's works denied
Page No:
pp.210-212
Poem Title:
The Insect. Against Bulk.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Tis true in these well polished lines
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
Written in a Lady's Advice to a Daughter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lovely owner of this book
Page No:
pp.213-214
Poem Title:
Written in a Lady's Waller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flavia the least and slightest toy
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Written in the Leaves of a Fan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This Anna so fair
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
An Incomparable Ode of Malherb's. Written by Him when the Marriage was a-foot between this King of France and Anne of Austria.
Attribution:
Translated by a person of quality, a great admirer of the easiness of the French poetry
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had she but lived in Cleopatra's age
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
On the Dutchess of Portsmouth's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Insulting beauty you misspend
Page No:
pp.218-219
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Rochester
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Shine forth bright sun and gild the day
Page No:
pp.219-222
Poem Title:
Song for the King's Birth-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
After the fiercest pangs of hot desire
Page No:
pp.222-223
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through mournful shades and solitary groves
Page No:
pp.223-224
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You say you love repeat again
Page No:
pp.224-225
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fairest of thy sex and best
Page No:
pp.225-226
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Heroes of old by rapine and by spoil
Page No:
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
To The King. In the Year, 1686.
Attribution:
By Mr. George Granville
Attributed To:
George Granville
First Line:
Here or elsewhere all's one to you to me
Page No:
p.227
Poem Title:
Harry Martin's Epitaph.
Attribution:
By himself
Attributed To:
Harry Martin
First Line:
Tis no disgrace brave youth to own
Page No:
pp.228-231
Poem Title:
To his Friend Captain Chamberline; In Love with a Lady he had taken in an Algeriene Prize at Sea. In Allusion to the 4th Ode of Horace, Lib the 2d.
Attribution:
By Mr. Yalden
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Ye virgin powers defend my heart
Page No:
pp.231-232
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By a lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Strephon hath fashion wit and youth
Page No:
pp.232-233
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Written by a lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The wary gods lock up in cells of night
Page No:
pp.233-234
Poem Title:
Paraphras'd Out of Horace, the 23d Ode of the 2d Book.
Attribution:
By Dr. Pope
Attributed To:
Walter Pope
First Line:
When I sigh by my mistress and gaze on those eyes
Page No:
pp.234-235
Poem Title:
Love's Antidote.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft the reverend dotards cry
Page No:
pp.235-237
Poem Title:
Anacreon Imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh how pleasant is it how sweet
Page No:
pp.237-238
Poem Title:
Anacreon Imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come fill it up and fill it high
Page No:
p.238
Poem Title:
Anacreon Imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
First let thy altars smoke with sacred fire
Page No:
pp.239-243
Poem Title:
From Virgil's First Georgick, Beginning at Imprimis venerare Deos, &c. ... Dedicated to Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In grey haired Celia's withered arms
Page No:
pp.245-247
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on the French.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me not I my time misspend
Page No:
pp.248-249
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By Sir John Eaton
Attributed To:
Sir John Eaton
First Line:
Too late alas I must confess
Page No:
pp.249-250
Poem Title:
Another Song In Imitation of Sir John Eaton's Songs.
Attribution:
By the late Earl of Rochester
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tom and Will were shepherds swains
Page No:
pp.250-254
Poem Title:
The Ballad of Tom and Will.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
However tis well that whilst mankind
Page No:
pp.254-257
Poem Title:
In a Letter To the Honourable Mr. Charles Montague.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Whilst blooming youth and gay delight
Page No:
pp.257-260
Poem Title:
An Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
What charms you have from what high race you sprung
Page No:
pp.260-263
Poem Title:
To A Lady of Quality's Playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Forgive the muse who in unhallowed strains
Page No:
pp.263-267
Poem Title:
To the Reverend Dr. Sherlock, Dean of St. Paul's; on His Practical Discourse Concerning Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Man foolish man
Page No:
pp.267-272
Poem Title:
On Exodus 3. 14. I am that I am. A Pindarique Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
No beauteous nymph could youthful Phoebus move
Page No:
pp.273-282
Poem Title:
The Story of Phoebus and Daphne. From the First Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
As nature does in newborn infants frame
Page No:
pp.283-284
Poem Title:
To the Right Honourabel Charles, Earl of Dorset and Middlesex, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Greatness does always our desires oppose
Page No:
pp.285-287
Poem Title:
Part of the Story of Jupiter and Europa: From the latter End of the Second Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
In vain my friend so often I remove
Page No:
pp.288-290
Poem Title:
To C. C. Esq;
Attribution:
By Mr Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Far far from hence you virtuous maids remove
Page No:
pp.290-307
Poem Title:
The Story of Cinyras and Myrrha; from the Tenth Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Let others add to their increasing store
Page No:
pp.308-316
Poem Title:
The First Elegy of the First Book of Tibullus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
I see the chains ordained me to receive
Page No:
pp.316-321
Poem Title:
The Fourth Elegy of the Second Book of Tibullus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Charles Hopkins
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
No other maid my settled faith shall move
Page No:
pp.322-324
Poem Title:
The Thirteenth Elegy of the Fourth Book of Tibullus. To his Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unhappy man by nature made to sway
Page No:
pp.345-381
Poem Title:
The Plague of Athens.
Attribution:
by the right reverend father in God Thomas lord bishop of Rochester
Attributed To:
Thomas Sprat
First Line:
What rage does England from it self divide
Page No:
pp.387-413
Poem Title:
A Poem on the Late Civil War.
Attribution:
By Mr. Abraham Cowley
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
The fame of this perhaps through Crete had flown
Page No:
pp.414-424
Poem Title:
The Fable of Iphis and Ianthe, From the Ninth Book of the Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
English'd by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Acis the lovely youth whose loss I mourn
Page No:
pp.125[i.e.425]-436
Poem Title:
The Fable of Acis, Polyphemus and Galatea: From the Thirteenth Book of the Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
How long great poet shall thy sacred lays
Page No:
pp.436-438
Poem Title:
To Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jo. Addison
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
Thus having said brave Hector went to see
Page No:
pp.439-448
Poem Title:
The Last Parting of Hector and Andromache. From the Sixth Book of Homer's Iliads.
Attribution:
Translated from the original by Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden