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Examen poeticum: being the third part of miscellany poems [ESTC R228541]

DMI number:
1648
Aliases
Dryden/Tonson Miscellany Poems. Volume 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1693
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R228541
EEBO/ECCO link:
Not in EEBO
Shelfmark:
University of Oxford, English Faculty Library, XJ63.1[Mis.3][1693].
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] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed by [i]R. E[/i] for [i]Jacob Tonson,[/i] at the [i]Judges | Head[/i] in [i]Chancery-Lane,[/i] near [i]Fleetstreet.[/i] | M DC XCIII.
Epigraph:
[i]Haec potior soboles: hinc Coeli tempore certo, | Dulcia mella premes.[/i] ---Virgil. Geor. 4. | [i]In medium quaesita reponunt.[/i] Ibid.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse, Collection of literary verse, Collection includes verse in other languages, and Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[40], 1-468 pp. (9 mispaginated as 6, 142 as 14, 295 as 296, 315 as 215), [16], 1-78 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Reissue of R122, with the leaves containing 'Syphilis' and its prefatory matter ([16], 1-84 pp.) removed and replaced with another printing of the same texts ([16], 1-78 pp.). Leaf X2 (pp. 305-6), with poem titled 'Considerations On The Eighty Eighth Psalm', is a cancel (catchword 'RON-' on leaf X1v does not match). Cancelland, with poem titled 'Rondelay', is leaf 2E8 (pp. 429-30). EFL [XJ63.1] is missing half title. SIGNATURES: gatherings A(8-1), B(8) and b(4) make up the preliminaries. The main body begins with a second gathering signed B. 'The First Book Of Ovid's Metamorphoses' has separate title page (undated): sig. B1r. Pagination sequence begins with text of poem on sig. B2r. 'Syphilis' has separate title page (undated): sig. 3A1r. New pagination sequence begins on sig. 3B1r, following prefatory matter.
Comments:
CONTENTS: 'The First Book Of Ovid's Metamorphoses' has separate title page (sig. B1r). 'Syphilis' has separate title page (sig. 3A1r) and prefatory matter: verse dedication 'The Translator To Dr. Tho. Hobbs' (sigs 3A2r-3A3r), prose 'Life of Fracastorius' (sigs 3A4r-3A6r), and commendatory poem 'To His Friend, The Writer of the Ensuing Translation' (sigs 3A7r-3A8v). French verses with parallel translations on pp. 378-79, 418-21.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: (1) Dedication 'To The Right Honourable, My Lord Radcliffe', signed 'John Dryden', sigs A3r-B6v. (2) 'The Bookseller To The Reader', signed 'Jacob Tonson', sigs B7r-B8r. (3) 'The Contents', sigs b1r-b4v.
References:
NCBEL 338 (1693)
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Related People
Dedicatee:
Edward Radcliffe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Printer:
Robert Everingham
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Identification from ESTC.
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
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Absolute (100%)
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Of bodies changed to various forms I sing
Page No:
pp.1-8
Poem Title:
The First Book Of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The golden age was first when man yet new
Page No:
pp.8-10
Poem Title:
The Golden Age.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
But when good Saturn banished from above
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
The Silver Age.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Hard steel succeeded then
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
The Iron Age.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To this came next in course the brazen age
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
The Brazen Age.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Nor were the gods themselves more safe above
Page No:
pp.13-39
Poem Title:
The Gyants War.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The first and fairest of his loves was she
Page No:
pp.39-49
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
An ancient forest in Thessalia grows
Page No:
pp.49-58
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Io into a Heyfar.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now Jove no longer could her sufferings bear
Page No:
pp.58-60
Poem Title:
The Eyes of Argus Transform'd into a Peacock's Train.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then Hermes thus a nymph of late there was
Page No:
pp.60-69
Poem Title:
The Transformation of Syrinx into Reeds.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The fame of this perhaps through Crete had flown
Page No:
pp.70-83
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.84-98
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:
Such is the mode of these censorious days
Page No:
pp.99-103
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.104-110
Poem Title:
On The Death Of the Learned Mr. John Selden.
Attribution:
R. B. T. Co. Oxon.
Attributed To:
Ralph Bathurst
First Line:
Could mournful sighs or floods of tears prevent
Page No:
pp.111-113
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.114-116
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.117-120
Poem Title:
Against The Fear Of Death.
Attribution:
By A Person of Honour.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If righteous souls in their blessed mansions know
Page No:
pp.121-126
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.127-131
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.132-137
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.138-14 [i.e. 138-142]
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.143-147
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.148-149
Poem Title:
Catullus. Epig. 19.
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:
p.150
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.151-152
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 softest motion cease
Page No:
pp.153-158
Poem Title:
On Mrs. Arabella Hunt Singing. Pindaric Ode
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Sir | You have obliged the British nation more
Page No:
pp.159-161
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.162-163
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
By Dr. S---
Attributed To:
Thomas Sprat
First Line:
With envy critics you'll this poem read
Page No:
pp.164-165
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.165-166
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
By the Ld. V.
Attributed To:
John Vaughan
First Line:
But wherefore all this pother about fame
Page No:
pp.166-167
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.168-174
Poem Title:
To The Prince and Princess Of Orange, Upon Their Marriage.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Nat. Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Hence vain attempter of the good and great
Page No:
pp.175-177
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.178-180
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.181-184
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
George Cholmondeley
William Savile
First Line:
Ah Thyrsis how shall humble swains
Page No:
pp.185-187
Poem Title:
Verses Spoken before the Duke and Dutchess of York, And Lady Ann, In Oxford Theatre, May the 21st. 1683.
Attribution:
By the Ld. S--- and Mr. C---.
Attributed To:
George Cholmondeley
William Savile
First Line:
Then will penurious heaven no more allow
Page No:
pp.188-196
Poem Title:
Human Life: Suppos'd to be spoken by an Epicure, in imitation of the second Chapter of the Wisdom of Solomon. A Pindarique 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.197-198
Poem Title:
To Mr. 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.199-200
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.201-203
Poem Title:
Moschus: Idyl 1st.
Attribution:
Done into English By Mr. J. R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We love and hate as restless monarchs fight
Page No:
pp.204-206
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.207-214
Poem Title:
Priam's Lamentation and Petition To Achilles, For the Body of his Son Hector. Translated from the Greek of Homer, [Greek: Iliad reference].
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Now did the saffron morn her beams display
Page No:
pp.215-226
Poem Title:
The Lamentations Of Hecuba, Andromache, and Helen, Over the Dead Body of Hector. Translated from the Greek of Homer. [Greek: Iliad reference].
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
The tyrant queen of soft desires
Page No:
pp.227-228
Poem Title:
Paraphrase Upon Horace. Ode. 19. Lib. I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Ah no tis all in vain believe me tis
Page No:
pp.229-233
Poem Title:
Horace, Lib. II. Ode 14.
Attribution:
Imitated by Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Bless me tis cold how chill the air
Page No:
pp.234-238
Poem Title:
An Ode, In imitation of Horace, Ode IX. Lib. I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Congreve.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
When factious rage to cruel exile drove
Page No:
pp.239-241
Poem Title:
To The Dutchess, On Her Return from Scotland, In the Year 1682.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
From harmony from heavenly harmony
Page No:
pp.242-246
Poem Title:
A Song For St. Cecilia's Day, 1687.
Attribution:
Written by John Dryden, Esq; And Compos'd by Mr. John Baptist Draghi.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Giovanni Battista Draghi
First Line:
How long great poet shall thy sacred lays
Page No:
pp.247-249
Poem Title:
To Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
By Mr. Jo. Addison.
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
As mariners at sea far off descry
Page No:
pp.250-252
Poem Title:
To Mr. Dryden, On His Translation Of Persius.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons.
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
The Cyprian queen drawn by Apelles' hand
Page No:
p.253
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:
p.254
Poem Title:
Song on a Lady Indispos'd.
Attribution:
By Mr. B. Higgons.
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
Ask not the cause why sullen spring
Page No:
pp.255-257
Poem Title:
Song To A Fair, Young Lady, Going out of the Town In the Spring.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
While in divine Panthea's charming eyes
Page No:
p.258
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By My Ld. R.
Attributed To:
Edward Radcliffe
First Line:
Pity fair Sappho one that dies
Page No:
p.259
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By My Ld. R.
Attributed To:
Edward Radcliffe
First Line:
O muse to whom the glory does belong
Page No:
pp.260-261
Poem Title:
A Paean, or Song Of Triumph, On The Translation and Apotheosis Of King Charles the Second.
Attribution:
By my Ld. R.
Attributed To:
Edward Radcliffe
First Line:
While I was monarch of your heart
Page No:
pp.262-263
Poem Title:
Out Of Horace.
Attribution:
By My Ld. R.
Attributed To:
Edward Radcliffe
First Line:
Fortune exerts her utmost power for you
Page No:
pp.264-265
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.266-267
Poem Title:
On My Lady Sandwich's Being stay'd 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.268-272
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.273-276
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. VIII. Of Love and War.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esquire.
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
As Helen when to Troy she did escape
Page No:
pp.277-281
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book I. Eleg. X. To his Mercenary Mistress.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esquire.
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Thy well known malice fretful envy cease
Page No:
pp.282-285
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, Esquire.
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Not in the circus do I sit to view
Page No:
pp.286-290
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book III. Eleg. II. To his Mistress at the Horse-Race.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esquire.
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Can there be gods has she not falsely swore
Page No:
pp.291-294
Poem Title:
Ovid's Love-Elegies. Book III. Eleg. III. Of his Perjur'd Mistress.
Attribution:
By Henry Cromwell, Esquire.
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
As seamen shipwrecked on some happy shore
Page No:
pp.296-298
Poem Title:
To The Lady Castlemain, Upon Her incouraging his first Play.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The famed Italian muse whose rhymes advance
Page No:
pp.299-301
Poem Title:
Prologue To The University Of Oxford, 1681.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Gallants a bashful poet bids me say
Page No:
pp.302-304
Poem Title:
Prologue.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Heavy O Lord on me thy judgments lie
Page No:
pp.305-306
Poem Title:
Considerations On The Eighty Eighth Psalm.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Creator spirit by whose aid
Page No:
pp.307-309
Poem Title:
Veni Creator Spiritus, Translated in Paraphrase.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now let the fatal banner be displayed
Page No:
pp.310-320
Poem Title:
The Curse of Babylon. Paraphras'd From the Thirteenth 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.321-324
Poem Title:
Out of Horace, Lib. II. Ode 3.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how Damon's age appears
Page No:
p.325
Poem Title:
The Grove.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See these two little brooks that slowly creep
Page No:
pp.326-327
Poem Title:
Love but one.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though teaching thy peculiar business be
Page No:
p.328
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.329-330
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.331-334
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.335-342
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.343-348
Poem Title:
To Mr. Congreve. An Epistolary Ode. Occasion'd by his late Play.
Attribution:
From Mr. Yalden.
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Sweet stream that dost with equal pace
Page No:
pp.349-350
Poem Title:
On His Mistress drown'd.
Attribution:
By Mr. S---
Attributed To:
Thomas Sprat
First Line:
Thou youngest virgin-daughter of the skies
Page No:
pp.351-363
Poem Title:
To the Pious Memory Of the Accomplisht Young Lady Mrs. Anne Killigrew. Excellent In the two Sister-Arts of Poesie, and Painting. An Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He's gone and was it then by your decree
Page No:
pp.364-369
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.370-372
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.373-374
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.375-376
Poem Title:
Written in a Lady's Waller.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Flavia the least and slightest toy
Page No:
p.377
Poem Title:
Written in the Leaves of a Fan.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This Anna so fair
Page No:
pp.378-379
Poem Title:
An Incomparable Ode Of Malherb's. Written by Him when the Marriage was afoot 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.380
Poem Title:
On the Dutchess of Portsmouth's Picture.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Insulting beauty you misspend
Page No:
pp.381-382
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.383-386
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.387-388
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through mournful shades and solitary groves
Page No:
pp.389-390
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You say you love repeat again
Page No:
pp.391-392
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fairest of thy sex and best
Page No:
p.393
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Heroes of old by rapine and by spoil
Page No:
pp.394-395
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.396
Poem Title:
Harry Marten's Epitaph
Attribution:
By Himself.
Attributed To:
Harry Martin
First Line:
Tis no disgrace brave youth to own
Page No:
pp.397-400
Poem Title:
To his Friend Captain Chamberline; In Love with a Lady he had taken in an Algerine 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.401-402
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By A Lady.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Strephon hath fashion wit and youth
Page No:
pp.403-404
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.405-406
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.407-408
Poem Title:
Love's Antidote.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft the reverend dotards cry
Page No:
pp.409-410
Poem Title:
Anacreon imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh how pleasant is it how sweet
Page No:
p.411
Poem Title:
Anacreon imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come fill it up and fill it high
Page No:
p.412
Poem Title:
Anacreon imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
First let thy altars smoke with sacred fire
Page No:
pp.413-417
Poem Title:
From Virgil's 1st Georgick, Beginning at Imprimis venerare Deos, &c. ... Dedicated to Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
Translated into English Verse By H. Sacheverill.
Attributed To:
Henry Sacheverell
First Line:
In grey haired Celia's withered arms
Page No:
pp.419-421
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on the French.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me not I my time misspend
Page No:
pp.422-423
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
By Sir John Eaton.
Attributed To:
Sir John Eaton
First Line:
Too late alas I must confess
Page No:
p.424
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 twain
Page No:
pp.425-428
Poem Title:
A Song ... On Tom. Killigrew and Will. Murrey.
Attribution:
By Sidny Godolphin, Esq;
Attributed To:
Sidney Godolphin
First Line:
Chloe found Amyntas lying
Page No:
pp.429-430
Poem Title:
Rondelay.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
However tis well that whilst mankind
Page No:
pp.431-433
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.433-436
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.437-440
Poem Title:
To A Lady of Quality's Playing on the Lute.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Fair kind and true a treasure each alone
Page No:
p.441
Poem Title:
An Epitaph On The Lady Whitmore.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ye sacred relics which your marble keep
Page No:
pp.442-443
Poem Title:
An Epitaph, On Sir Palmes Fairborne's Tomb In Westminster-Abby.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Forgive the muse who in unhallowed strains
Page No:
pp.444-448
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.449-455
Poem Title:
On Exodus 3. 14. I am that I am. A Pindarique Ode.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Thus having said brave Hector went to see
Page No:
pp.456-468
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
First Line:
Accept great son of art this faint effect
Page No:
sigs.3A2r-3A3r [unpaged]
Poem Title:
The Translator To Dr. Tho. Hobbs.
Attribution:
The Translator [i.e. Tate]
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
Well has thy fate directed thee to choose
Page No:
sigs.3A7r-3A8v [unpaged]
Poem Title:
To His Friend, The Writer of the Ensuing Translation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Through what adventures this unknown disease
Page No:
pp.1-78
Poem Title:
Syphilis.
Attribution:
English'd By Mr. Tate.
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate