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Gulliveriana: or, a fourth volume of miscellanies. Being a Sequel of the Three Volumes, published by Pope and Swift. To which is added, Alexanderiana... [ESTC T53830]

DMI number:
698
Publication Date:
1728
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T53830
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112563478
Shelfmark:
BOD St.Amand 370
Full Title:
[i]GULLIVERIANA:[/i] | OR, A | FOURTH VOLUME | OF | MISCELLANIES. | BEING A | SEQUEL of the THREE VOLUMES, | published by POPE and SWIFT. | To which is added, | ALEXANDERIANA; or A Comparison | between the [i]Ecclesiastical[/i] and [i]Poetical[/i] POPE. | And many Things, in VERSE and PROSE, | relating to the latter. | [rule] | With an ample PREFACE; and a CRITIQUE | on the Third Volume of [i]Miscellanies[/i] lately | publish'd by those two facetious Writers. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for J. ROBERTS, at the [i]Oxford Arms[/i] in | [i]Warwick-lane.[/i] M.DCC.XXVIII.
Epigraph:
[i]Sequitur pede, poena, claudo.[/i] HOR.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection including prose, Collection of poems about subject/person, and Collection of satirical verse
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[i-vii] viii-xliv [1]-344 (215 misprinted as 521)
Comments:
PLATES: Plate facing title page. CONTENTS: Mixture of verse and prose satires. MISCELLANY SECTIONS: 'Gulliveriana' pp.1-282; 'Alexanderiana: Or, a Comparison Between The Ecclesiastical and Poetical Pope; With Some Pieces, in Verse and Prose, relating to the Poet' p.283-332; 'Postscript to the Whole; Containing Some Observations on the Preface, Advertisement and Postscript, of the Three Volumes publish'd by Pope and Swift' p.333-344.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Dedication 'To My Self' signed 'The Author' pp.[iii-vi]; Preface pp.[vii]-xxi; 'A Critique of the Third Volume of Miscellanies' pp.[xxii]-xxxix; Table of Contents pp.[xl]-xliv. END MATTER: Errata at foot of p.344
References:
Case 351
Related People
Editor:
Jonathan Smedley
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Case notes: 'The editorship of this miscellany is usually ascribed to Jonathan Smedley. If he was the editor, it is odd that he should have included in the volume a biting satire upon himself (The Ode Maker, p.40).'
Publisher:
J[ames] Roberts
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for J. Roberts, at the Oxford Arms in Warwick-lane.' T53830
Content/Publication
First Line:
A list the cobblers temple ties
Page No:
p.xxxv
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
But what success Vanessa met
Page No:
p.xxx
Poem Title:
Cadenus and Vanessa.
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Dear Sid then why wert thou so mad
Page No:
p.xxxii
Poem Title:
'this Poem on the Rod'
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
For what is understood by fame
Page No:
p.xxxiii
Poem Title:
A New Discovery.
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
See Gulliver's is Milo's end
Page No:
p.xxi
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To get their masters half a crown
Page No:
p.xxxv
Poem Title:
Between and Elephant and a Parliament-Man.
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Thalia tell in sober lays
Page No:
p.13-19
Poem Title:
The Journal.
Attribution:
'Captain Gulliver' and 'Famous Dr. Celer' i.e. Swift p.11
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
A writer held in great renown
Page No:
p.22-26
Poem Title:
The British Journal. NUMB. CCVI. i.e. Satire on Mr. Arbuckle (Table of Contents)
Attribution:
By Gulliver. (Table of Contents) i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Sir | Finding your noddle exhausted and muddy
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
To Mr. Arb--; with the foregoing Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In good King Edgar's days we read
Page No:
p.28-36
Poem Title:
The Forester and the Wood. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Most reverend Dean pray cease to write
Page No:
p.37-39
Poem Title:
A Satire: Occasion'd by Gulliver's teizing the People of Dublin, with repeated Pamphlets, about Wood's Brass-Farthings.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My age is not a moment's stay
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
Imitated, on a F---:
Attribution:
By J-- S--.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
The rose's age is but a day
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
The Rose:
Attribution:
By Mr. Philips.
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
Well Smedley since thou wilt expose
Page No:
p.40-46
Poem Title:
The Ode-Maker.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Partners in wit and in one party joined
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
An Epigram. Imitation of Prior to Lord Dorset.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Upon a time there came a patent
Page No:
p.48-50
Poem Title:
The Fly and the Wheel. A Fable: Or, the Drapier and Wood Explain'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ireland is now our royal care
Page No:
p.50-54
Poem Title:
Apollo's Edict.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happiest of the spaniel race
Page No:
p.55-58
Poem Title:
A Poem upon Rover, a Lady's Spaniel.
Attribution:
'the Captain' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Hold hold my good friends for one moment pray stop ye
Page No:
p.61-65
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Mr. Hoppy's Benefit-Night, at Smock-Alley.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O pretty charmer prithee tell
Page No:
p.68-71
Poem Title:
To Lucinda, Toujours Gay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Three months ago that rogue Old Nick
Page No:
p.71-73
Poem Title:
On the Death of Old Nick.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Old Reynard once with thirst oppressed
Page No:
p.74-76
Poem Title:
The Fox and Goat. A Tale. To Sir Richard Steele, a little before the Queen died, on the Captain's being denied Preferment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Today this temple gets a dean
Page No:
p.77-79
Poem Title:
Verses, fix'd on the Cathedral Door, the Day of Dean Gulliver's Installment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Once on a time in merry mood
Page No:
p.79-82
Poem Title:
The Original of Punning, from Plato's Symposiacks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Know all men by these presents death the tamer
Page No:
p.82-84
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the much lamented Death of Mr. Damer, the famous Rich Man, who died the sixth Day of July, 1720, at Dublin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The muse though late to thee the muse's friend
Page No:
p.86-93
Poem Title:
A Christmas Invitation. To the Right. Hon. the Lord Carteret, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1725.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir having nothing else to do
Page No:
p.94-100
Poem Title:
A Letter from the Quidnuncs at St. James's Coffee-house and the Mall, London, to their Brethren at Lucas's Coffee-house, in Dublin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From noise retired and busy life
Page No:
p.101-103
Poem Title:
A Letter to Mr. Ambrose Philips, on his Landing in Ireland, and being abused for his Poems, on Lord Carteret's Family, by many Irish Bards, especially Doctor Gulliver.
Attribution:
By an Irish Clergyman, living privately, in London. i.e. Smedley?
Attributed To:
Jonathan Smedley
First Line:
Since you're resolved dear Sir to abandon
Page No:
p.104-108
Poem Title:
To a Clergyman, residing in a beautiful Vale in Norfolk, on his resolving to live in London.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
It was my lord the dextrous shift
Page No:
p.108-113
Poem Title:
An Epistle to his Grace the Duke of Grafton, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.
Attribution:
author refers to himself in poem as 'Smedley' p.110
Attributed To:
Jonathan Smedley
First Line:
The rod was honest English wood
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
'Motto taken from the Doctor's Miscellanies' i.e. Swift's p.121
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
This rod was slender white and tall
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Three children sliding on the ice
Page No:
p.258
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tom was a little merry Grig
Page No:
p.260-264
Poem Title:
Tom Pun-Sibi Metamorphos'd: Or, the Giber Gib'd.
Attribution:
'writ by a very Ingenious Clergyman of Ireland'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The profound
Page No:
p.265-266
Poem Title:
A Lilliputian Ode; In Imitation of, and humble Inscib'd to, Captain Gulliver; sole Redivivor of the ancient Fescennine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Said Old Nick to St Michael you use me but ill
Page No:
p.272-274
Poem Title:
The Devil's Last Game: A Satire.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At a court that was called the other day in the air
Page No:
p.275-277
Poem Title:
From the Daily Journal, April 16. 1728. A Copy of Verses, said to be omitted, by Accident, in the last New Miscellany.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I sing a noble ditty
Page No:
p.277-279
Poem Title:
From the Flying-Post, April 23. 1728.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
But when the torrent quenched the dreadful blaze
Page No:
p.281
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
'the Dean' i.e. Swift
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Awed by no shame by no respect controlled
Page No:
p.286-287
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
'Mr. Pope has drawn in the following lines'
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Homer is full of wit there is not more
Page No:
p.289-290
Poem Title:
On one of the Admirers of Pope's Translation, who said, There was a great deal of Wit in Homer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Your triumphs O ye bards proclaim and all your flags unfurl
Page No:
p.295
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
First Jove strains hard to give Ambrosia vent
Page No:
p.315-316
Poem Title:
Alexander P--e's Nosegay: Or, The Dunciad Epitomiz'd.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Homer describing the divine abodes
Page No:
p.316
Poem Title:
To be inserted in the next Edition of the Dunciad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If Homer's never-dying song begun
Page No:
p.317
Poem Title:
Epigram on the Translation of Homer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See Pope with puffing ardour strains
Page No:
p.319
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Letter signed 'Philoscriblerus.'
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
But if great George must mount our throne
Page No:
p.324-325
Poem Title:
Imitated.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
May wit and learning once this isle adorn
Page No:
p.328
Poem Title:
The Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rejoice ye injured bards whose honoured bays
Page No:
p.328-329
Poem Title:
On Reading Sawney, an Heroic Poem, in Answer to the Dunciad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well then all human things henceforth avast
Page No:
p.332
Poem Title:
L--t's Lamentation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Little lads of Dublin town
Page No:
p.337-340
Poem Title:
King Oberon's Edict. On Occasion of the Students of the College of Dublin continually writing in the Lilliputian Manner and Measure of Verse.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lord how uncertain's human fate
Page No:
p.341-344
Poem Title:
An Indian Tale: Occasion'd by the Verses, on the Quidnunchi's; Miscellanies, Vol. 3. p.229, apply'd to the joint Authors of that Volume.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed