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Exercises in elocution selected from various authors [N9008] [ecco]

DMI number:
1224
Publication Date:
1795
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
N9008
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW107706094
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BL
Full Title:
EXERCISES | IN | ELOCUTION; | SELECTED FROM | VARIOUS AUTHORS, | AND | ARRANGED UNDER PROPER HEADS: | INTENDED AS A SEQUEL TO A WORK INTITLED | THE SPEAKER. | [rule] | BY WILLIAM ENFIELD, LL. D. | LECTURER ON THE BELLES LETTRES IN THE | ACADEMY AT WARRINGTON. | A NEW EDITION, | To which are added, | [i]COUNSELS TO YOUNG MEN,[/i] | In a LETTER from a Father to his Son. | [rule] | [epigraph] | LONDON: | PRINTED FOR J. JOHNSON, No 72, ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD. | M DCC XCV.
Epigraph:
Floriferis ut apes in saltibus omnia libant, | Omnia nos itidem depascirous aurea dicta. | LUCRETIUS.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection including prose, Collection of educational texts, and Collection aimed at children/young people
Format:
Duodecimo
Bibliographic details:
Plates.
Comments:
Contents: prose pp. 1-40, 78-135, 149-159, 164-186, 200-207, 253-267, 425-448. Includes extracts from various plays; extracts in verse have been indexed. Divided in to sections: Book I. Narrative Pieces. Book II. Didactic Pieces. Book III. Argumentative Pieces. Book IV. Orations and Harangues. Book V. Dialogues. Book VI. Descriptive Pieces. Book VII. Pathetic Pieces. Appendix Containing Counsels To Young Men. In A Letter From A Father To His Son.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Advertisement [1p]; Contents pp. [v]-viii.
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Publisher:
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Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Editor:
William Enfield
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
When now mature in classic knowledge
Page No:
pp.40-44
Poem Title:
Chap. XVI. The Progress Of Discontent.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Once on a time so runs the fable
Page No:
pp.45-47
Poem Title:
Chap. XVII. The Town And Country Mice.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The tree of deepest root is found
Page No:
pp.47-50
Poem Title:
Chap. XVIII. The Three Warnings.
Attribution:
Mrs. Thrale.
Attributed To:
Hester Lynch Piozzi [née Salusbury; other married name Thrale]
First Line:
Turn gentle hermit of the dale
Page No:
pp.51-57
Poem Title:
Chap. XIX. Edwin And Angelina.
Attribution:
Goldsmith.
Attributed To:
Oliver Goldsmith
First Line:
The sun had chased the mountain snow
Page No:
pp.57-60
Poem Title:
Chap. XX. The Blackbirds.
Attribution:
Jago.
Attributed To:
Richard Jago
First Line:
With each perfection dawning on her mind
Page No:
pp.60-65
Poem Title:
Chap. XXI. The Nun.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When over the alpine heights chill winter spreads
Page No:
pp.66-68
Poem Title:
Chap. XXII. Rodolpho And Matilda.
Attribution:
Keate.
Attributed To:
George Keate
First Line:
The lovely young Lavinia once had friends
Page No:
pp.69-73
Poem Title:
Chap. XXIII. Lavinia.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Now while the snows arise and foul and fierce
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
Chap. XXIV. The Winter Traveller Lost In The Snow.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
O sole in whom my thoughts find all repose
Page No:
pp.75-77
Poem Title:
Chap. XXV. Eve's Dream.
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Now had the son of Jove mature attained
Page No:
pp.135-144
Poem Title:
Chap. XVI. The Judgement of Hercules.
Attribution:
Spence.
Attributed To:
Joseph Spence
First Line:
Virtuous and vicious every man must be
Page No:
pp.144-146
Poem Title:
Chap. XVII. Variety In Human Characters.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
He comes he comes in every breeze the power
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
Chap. XVIII. Philosophical Melancholy.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
As yet tis midnight deep the weary clouds
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
Chap. XIX. Contemplation.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Ask for what end the heavenly bodies shine
Page No:
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
Chap. IV. The Perfection Of Human Nature.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Has god thou fool worked solely for thy good
Page No:
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
Chap. V. Against Selfishness.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Aurora now fair daughter of the dawn
Page No:
pp.186-187
Poem Title:
Chap. XII. Jupiter To The Inferior Deities.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why boast we Glaucus our extended reign
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
Chap. XIII. Sarpedon To Glaucus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Live I once more | To see these hands and arms free these that often
Page No:
pp.188-191
Poem Title:
Chap. XIV. Malefort's Defence Of Himself.
Attribution:
Massinger.
Attributed To:
Philip Massinger
First Line:
Once more unto the breach dear friends once more
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
Chap,. XV. Henry V. To His Soldiers At The Siege Of Harfleur.
Attribution:
Shakespeare.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
To wake the soul by tender strokes of art
Page No:
pp.192-193
Poem Title:
Chap. XVI. Prologue To Cato.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Fathers we once again are met in council
Page No:
pp.194-199
Poem Title:
Chap. XVII. Cato's Senate.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thrice happy hermit | Whom thus the heavenly habitants attend
Page No:
pp.207-211
Poem Title:
Chap. III. Alfred And Hermit.
Attribution:
Mallet.
Attributed To:
David Mallet
First Line:
You tell me wonders | Soft behold my lord
Page No:
pp.211-223
Poem Title:
Chap. IV. Gustavus Vasa, Anderson, Arnoldus, And Arvida.
Attribution:
Brooke.
Attributed To:
Henry Brooke
First Line:
Thou bringst me thy credentials from the highest
Page No:
pp.223-227
Poem Title:
Chap. V. Tamerlane And Dervise.
Attribution:
Rowe.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
This way the noise was if mine ear be true
Page No:
pp.227-231
Poem Title:
Chap. VI. Comus And Lady.
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Unmuffle ye faint stars and thou fair moon
Page No:
pp.232-237
Poem Title:
Chap. VII. The Brothers.
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
How does your grace
Page No:
pp.237-240
Poem Title:
Chap. VIII. Catharine And Griffith.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Make room and let him stand before our face
Page No:
pp.240-252
Poem Title:
Chap. IX. Trial Of Shylock.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Search then the ruling passion there alone
Page No:
pp.267-269
Poem Title:
Chap. VIII. The Ruling Passion.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The player's province they but vainly try
Page No:
p.270
Poem Title:
Chap. IX. The Actor.
Attribution:
Lloyd.
Attributed To:
Robert Lloyd
First Line:
When now on Britain's sea girt shore
Page No:
pp.273-279
Poem Title:
Chap. X. Ode To Education.
Attribution:
R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How thick the shades of evening close
Page No:
pp.279-280
Poem Title:
Chap. XI. Hymn To Cheerfulness.
Attribution:
Akenside.
Attributed To:
Mark Akenside
First Line:
Thy spirit independence let me share
Page No:
pp.284-288
Poem Title:
Chap. XII. Ode To Independence.
Attribution:
Smollett.
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
Parent of joy heart easing mirth
Page No:
pp.288-290
Poem Title:
Chap. XIII. Ode To Mirth.
Attribution:
Smollett.
Attributed To:
Tobias George Smollett
First Line:
Delightful mansion blessed retreat
Page No:
pp.290-291
Poem Title:
Chap. XIV. Thought In A Garden.
Attribution:
Hughes.
Attributed To:
John Hughes
First Line:
Queen and huntress chaste and fair
Page No:
p.292
Poem Title:
Chap. XV. Hymn To Cynthia.
Attribution:
B. Jonson.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Hail beauteous stranger of the wood
Page No:
pp.293-294
Poem Title:
Chap. XVI. The Cuckoo.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold my fair wherever we rove
Page No:
p.294
Poem Title:
Chap. XVII. The Winter's Walk.
Attribution:
Dr. Johnson.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
At the close of the day when the hamlet is still
Page No:
pp.295-296
Poem Title:
Chap. XVIII. The Hermit.
Attribution:
Beattie.
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
But now let other themes our care engage
Page No:
pp.296-299
Poem Title:
Chap. XIX. The Praise Of Philosophy.
Attribution:
Beattie.
Attributed To:
James Beattie
First Line:
First born of chaos who so fair didst come
Page No:
pp.300-303
Poem Title:
Chap. XX. Hymn To Light.
Attribution:
Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Hail holy light offspring of heaven first born
Page No:
pp.304-305
Poem Title:
Chap. XXI. Invocation To Light.
Attribution:
Milton.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
When music heavenly maid was young
Page No:
pp.306-310
Poem Title:
Chap. XXII. The Passions.
Attribution:
Collins.
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
Hail noble albion where no golden mines
Page No:
pp.310-311
Poem Title:
Chap. XXIII. Praise Of England.
Attribution:
Dyer.
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Could I recall those notes which once the muse
Page No:
pp.311-313
Poem Title:
Chap. XXIV. Sheep-Shearing.
Attribution:
Dyer.
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Seest thou yon fane even now incessant time
Page No:
pp.313-318
Poem Title:
Chap. XXV. Rise And Declension Of Rome.
Attribution:
Dyer.
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Far to the right where Appenine ascends
Page No:
pp.318-325
Poem Title:
Chap. XXVI. National Characters.
Attribution:
Goldsmith.
Attributed To:
Oliver Goldsmith
First Line:
The great republic see that glowed sublime
Page No:
pp.325-327
Poem Title:
Chap. XXVII. Ancient Rome.
Attribution:
Thomson
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
O Greece thou sapient nurse of finer arts
Page No:
pp.327-331
Poem Title:
Chap. XXVIII. Ancient Greece.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Thrice happy did they know
Page No:
pp.332-333
Poem Title:
Chap. XXIX. The King Of A Free People.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Hail independence hail heaven's next best gift
Page No:
pp.333-334
Poem Title:
Chap. XXX. Independence.
Attribution:
Thomson.
Attributed To:
James Thomson
First Line:
Ere yet your footsteps quit the place
Page No:
pp.334-338
Poem Title:
Chap. XXXI. Verses Addressed To A Friend, Just Leaving A Favourite Retirement, Previous To Settling Abroad. (Written in the Close of Winter)
Attribution:
S. H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To fair Fidele's grassy tomb
Page No:
pp.339-340
Poem Title:
Chap. I. Dirge In Cymbeline.
Attribution:
Collins.
Attributed To:
William Collins
First Line:
It was a winter's evening and fast came down the snow
Page No:
pp.340-341
Poem Title:
Chap. II. A Winter Piece.
Attribution:
A.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail lovely power whose bosom heaves the sigh
Page No:
pp.341-342
Poem Title:
Chap. III. Elegy To Pity.
Attribution:
R.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sweet bird that kindly perching near
Page No:
pp.343-346
Poem Title:
Chap. IV. An Evening Address To The Nightingale.
Attribution:
Shaw.
Attributed To:
Cuthbert Shaw
First Line:
Too daring prince ah whither dost thou run
Page No:
pp.347-350
Poem Title:
Chap. V. Parting of Hector And Andromache.
Attribution:
Pope's Homer.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Injurious Hermia most ungrateful maid
Page No:
p.351
Poem Title:
Chap. VI. Helena Upbraiding Hermia.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
All good people | You that thus far have come to pity me
Page No:
pp.352-354
Poem Title:
Chap. VII. Buckingham Going To Execution.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
I come not emperor to invade thy mercy
Page No:
pp.355-358
Poem Title:
Chap. VIII. Sforza Duke Of Milan Pleading His Cause Before The Emperor Charles V.
Attribution:
Massinger.
Attributed To:
Philip Massinger
First Line:
All Kent hath yielded nothing there holds out
Page No:
pp.358-360
Poem Title:
Chap. IX. Faulconbridge And King John.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Well Titus speak how is it with thee now
Page No:
pp.360-365
Poem Title:
Chap. X. Brutus And Titus.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Now do you know me | Thou shouldst be Alonzo
Page No:
pp.365-375
Poem Title:
Chap. XI. Sebastian And Dorax. Re-enter Dorax, having taken off his Turban, adn put on a European Habit.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
They tell me tis my birthday and I'll keep it
Page No:
pp.375-384
Poem Title:
Chap. XII. Antony And Ventidius.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ha what rash thing art thou who settest so small
Page No:
pp.385-394
Poem Title:
Chap. XIII. Theodosius And Marican.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
My lord you are well encountered here has been
Page No:
pp.394-398
Poem Title:
Chap. XIV. Gloster And Hastings.
Attribution:
Rowe.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Let us all see him
Page No:
pp.399-403
Poem Title:
Chap. XV. Gustavus And Dalecarlians.
Attribution:
Brooke.
Attributed To:
Henry Brooke
First Line:
Tell me Gustavus tell me why is this
Page No:
pp.403-406
Poem Title:
Chap. XVI. Gustavus and Cristiern.
Attribution:
Brooke.
Attributed To:
Henry Brooke
First Line:
I am a woeful suitor to your honour
Page No:
pp.407-411
Poem Title:
Chap. XVII. Isabella And Angelo.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Come hither Hubert o my gentle Hubert
Page No:
pp.411-416
Poem Title:
Chap. XVIII. King John And Hubert.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Yea this man's brow like to a title leaf
Page No:
pp.416-419
Poem Title:
Chap. XIX Northumberland And Morton.
Attribution:
Shakespear.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Ruin seize thee ruthless king
Page No:
pp.419-424
Poem Title:
Chap. XX. The Bard.
Attribution:
Gray.
Attributed To:
Thomas Gray
First Line:
Oh listen not to that enchantress sloth
Page No:
p.433
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed