Blacklight

Familiar letters of love, gallantry and several occasions by the wits of the last and present age [Vol II] [T64796 ]

DMI number:
374
Aliases
Familiar and courtly letters, written by Monsieur Voiture
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
ESTC
Publication Date:
1718
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T64796
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113583095
Shelfmark:
BOD - Douce L 58
Full Title:
The SECOND VOLUME | OF | [i]Familiar Letters[/i] | OF | LOVE,GALLANTRY | And several OCCASIONS, | BY THE | [i]WITS of the Last and Present Age.[/i]. | With the best of [i]VOITURE'[/i]s Letters, Tran- | slated by Mr. DRYDEN and Mr. T. BROWN. | ALSO THE | REMAINS | Of the Celebrated | Mr. T. BROWN; | BEING | LETTERS, POEMS and DIALOGUES | on the TIMES, not Printed in his | [i]WORKS[/i]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i], | Printed for SAM. BRISCOE. 1718.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection including prose
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
[14], [1]-359, 357-369.
Bibliographic details:
Plates: Frontispiece.
Comments:
Contents: Engraving of 'Beau Wilson's Mistressi p.[ii], 'To the Reader' (signed 'Sam. Briscoe') pp.[v]-[vii]; 'The Contents' pp.[viii]-[xvi]; engraving of 'Monsr. Voiture' p.[xviii]; engraving for Thomas Brown's remains facing p.292.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry and several occasions by the wits of the last and present age [Vol I] [T64796]
Publication Date:
1718
ESTC No:
T64796
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry and several other occasions by the wits of the last and present age [vol II] [T64784]
Publication Date:
1724
ESTC No:
T64784
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry, and several other occasions by the wits of the last and present age [vol I] [T64784]
Publication Date:
1724
ESTC No:
T64784
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Samuel Briscoe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for SAM. BRISCOE.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
The cause of love can never be assigned
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
with Mr. Dryden, we may say..
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ask not bodies doomed to die
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
from Sir William Davenant
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant
First Line:
This place this spot of earth is more to me
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
these verses from 'Oroonoko'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not one kind word not one relenting look
Page No:
pp.178-180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Contained within letters by 'Mrs. Trotter'
Attributed To:
Catharine Cockburn [nee Trotter]
First Line:
Nor could my rival when those charms
Page No:
pp.193-194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Contained within letters by 'Mrs. Trotter'
Attributed To:
Catharine Cockburn [nee Trotter]
First Line:
O could I find grant heaven that once I may
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
And like poor Ovid banished from his Rome
Page No:
p.203
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
V---rs has all the charms has all the arts
Page No:
pp.269-271
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By Mr. Ward
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is it the apothecary's wife
Page No:
pp.272-273
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
In letter by 'Richard Swan'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis a cold frosty night
Page No:
p.277
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
In a letter signed 'George Farquhar'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My heart is wax your eyes are fire
Page No:
p.280
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Farquhar]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam by making such a pother
Page No:
pp.284-285
Poem Title:
Letter II. Celadon to Mrs. C--ll, in Answer to a Copy of Verses she sent him.
Attribution:
By the Same Hand [i.e. Farquhar]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair goddess whose victorious charms
Page No:
pp.307-308
Poem Title:
To my Adorable Guillemette.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. De Cheveruse]
Attributed To:
Charles Honore d'Albert
First Line:
Well now imperious fair I find
Page No:
p.308
Poem Title:
Love-Verses, Spoken to Adorable Guillemette: By the Marquis of Cheveruse, after his recovery from a Fainting Fit.
Attribution:
By the Marquis of Cheveruse
Attributed To:
Mr. Home
First Line:
The husband's the pilot the wife is the ocean
Page No:
pp.311-312
Poem Title:
P.S. The Verses sent in the same Letter.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
But as resistance feeds the flame
Page No:
p.312
Poem Title:
On Enjoyment.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There's nobody knows this secret but I
Page No:
p.313
Poem Title:
Mounsieur Sacron's Sistres Verses on her Brother being bilked of his Spouses Maiden-Head on the Marriage Night. That Secret being Reveal'd broke the Poet's Heart.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What couldst thou not a blooming beauty spare
Page No:
p.315
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mrs. Bilton.
Attribution:
Letter signed 'T. R.'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Isgrim with hunger pressed one day
Page No:
pp.316-317
Poem Title:
The Fable of the Wolf and Porcupine: In Answer to the Argument against a Standing Army.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
From Abraham's bosom full of lice
Page No:
p.317
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon Abraham, a Taylor's Wife.
Attribution:
Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here lies the body of Barren Pegg
Page No:
p.317
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon Barren Pegg.
Attribution:
Tho. Brown.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
It can't be he Courtine the brisk the gay
Page No:
pp.321-325
Poem Title:
The Cornuted Beaux: Or, a Satyr upon Marriage.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Welcome thou friendly earnest of fourscore
Page No:
pp.325-326
Poem Title:
On the first Fit of the Gout.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Should modest ladies steal abroad
Page No:
pp.327-338
Poem Title:
A Dialogue Between a Cuckoldy Courtier and His Lady.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well whatever sins by turns have swayed me
Page No:
p.339
Poem Title:
On Pleasure. Out of French.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
When the number that stands next to that of the muses
Page No:
p.357
Poem Title:
A Prophecy upon Lambeth Ox-cheek.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Coming a tender girl from school
Page No:
p.359
Poem Title:
Translated thus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
In marriage are two things allowed
Page No:
p.358
Poem Title:
The Happiest Day of Marriage.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pray sir did you hear of a late proclamation
Page No:
p.358
Poem Title:
Upon the Paper Project, for Raising of Mony.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Under this marble Peggy lies
Page No:
pp.359-357[i.e. 360]
Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon the Charming Peggy.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe you write to me for coin
Page No:
p.360
Poem Title:
An Epigram of Flaminius, to his Drinking Mistress.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Stain of thy country and thy ancient name
Page No:
pp.360-361
Poem Title:
On the Earl of Torrington.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yonder your author stands extremely ill
Page No:
pp.361-362
Poem Title:
The Poets Will, at the Whiggs Festival
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
One time a mighty plague did pester
Page No:
pp.362-365
Poem Title:
The Fable of the Lyon and the Beasts.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mourn mourn you booksellers for cruel death
Page No:
pp.365-368
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Death of Mr. Edward Millington, the famous Auctionier.
Attribution:
Collected within Tom Brown's remains
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell false friends farewell ill wine
Page No:
pp.368-369
Poem Title:
Farewell to Poor England.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown; in the Year 1704
Attributed To:
Not attributed