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Jemmy Carson's Collections [T187842] [ECCO Cambridge University Library]

DMI number:
713
Publication Date:
1759
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T187842
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB126201835
Shelfmark:
ECCO Cambridge University Library
Full Title:
JEMMY CARSON's | COLLECTIONS. | Being a Revival of his own | Labours [i]and[/i] Lucubrations, | FOR | Forty Years past; with Pieces upon different | Subjects, by several Hands. | [i]Twelfth[/i] Eddition, [i]with large[/i] Additions. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]DUBLIN:[/i] | Printed by and for JAMES CARSON, at the | [i]Bognio Slip, Temple-Bar[/i], 1759.
Epigraph:
Girn on wha wull, tho' aw' at my Expence, | My Back can bear, gean ye'll bat gee' the Pence.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Octavo in fours.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: 'Wrote Extempore, on Jemmy Carson's Collections.' (p.3); 'To Jemmy Carson, on his Celloctions [sic.]' (pp.iv-vi); 'The Contents.' (pp.vi-viii.)
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Title:
Jemmy Carson's Collections. [T187880] [ECCO NATIONAL LIBRARY OF IRELAND]
Publication Date:
1774
ESTC No:
T187880
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Fair saw ye Jemmy and may your heed be gray
Page No:
p.iii.
Poem Title:
Wrote Extempore, on Jemmy Carson's Collections.
Attribution:
W. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let poets rotting in their garrets
Page No:
p.iv.
Poem Title:
To Jemmy Carson, On His Celloctions.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Waldgrave in haste I did repair
Page No:
p.[9]-10.
Poem Title:
[see comments]
Attribution:
James Kelly.
Attributed To:
James Kelly
First Line:
Of late a soldier did invite
Page No:
pp.10-12
Poem Title:
Captain Barnaby Brett, an Ingenious Gentleman in the aforesaid County, Register of the Ecclesiastical Court, wrote to Mr. Kelly, in behalf of the Quarter Master, as follows.
Attribution:
Captain Barnaby Brett
Attributed To:
Captain Barnaby Brett
First Line:
Dear Captain | That late smarting plaster
Page No:
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
Mr. Kelly finding himself agreeably Attack'd by Mr. Brett, a Gentleman, whom Mr. Kelly had in much Esteem; wrote to him in this Submissive Manner.
Attribution:
Mr. Kelly
Attributed To:
James Kelly
First Line:
Right reverend Sir with due respects
Page No:
pp.15-17
Poem Title:
After Mr. Kelly had wrote the above sumissive Letter to Mr. Brett, the Quarter-master not satisfied, prevails on one Mr. Hunter, to write to the Parson; which he did, as follows.
Attribution:
Mr. Hunter
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis strange a harmless joke
Page No:
pp.17-19
Poem Title:
Upon the Receipt of the above. Mr. Kelly was very much Displeas'd, that the Quarter-master should Employ so many many against him, after his writing so submissively to the First: He wrote to the Quarter master the following Reflections.
Attribution:
James Kelly.
Attributed To:
James Kelly
First Line:
Gud sirs gein ye'll inlist
Page No:
pp.19-22
Poem Title:
A Song. Tune of, The Meel was scant short sine.
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First Line:
My sledge and hammer lies reclined
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on a Black Smith.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Their harts mun be as hard as stean
Page No:
pp.22-25
Poem Title:
An Elegy On the Revd. Mess. Sawney Sinclare wha departed on April 1st. 1722.
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First Line:
Underneath this yerd and stones
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
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First Line:
Roll on ye days speed swift O tardy spring
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
To a young Lady, who promis'd to Marry when the Spring comes.
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First Line:
Faugh by my shoul dat ish a nasty vord
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
Upon the same,
Attribution:
by an Irish-Man.
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First Line:
Gentle blast of ill concoction
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
A Fart.
Attribution:
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First Line:
I have lost my mistress horse and wife
Page No:
p.44
Poem Title:
A Gentleman having received Three Letters by the same Post, Acquainting him with the Death of his Wife, his Mistress, and his Favourite Horse; made the following Reflections.
Attribution:
A Gentleman
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Scarce had the bells the news began
Page No:
pp.45-48
Poem Title:
An Elegy on Quartermaster Brice Blair, Who died at Srabane.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Wha views this tomb without a tear
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Now of awe the rare danties we had
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
A Song.
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First Line:
The gout as yet I think remains unsung
Page No:
pp.60-62
Poem Title:
An Infallible Cure for the Gout.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Our good Father Nathan heretofore
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
On a Quaker stopping up more than half his Windows in pursuance of the late Tax on Lights.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Drink thirsty mortals drink take take your fill
Page No:
pp.63-65
Poem Title:
The following Piece was wrote Several Years ago, being a Prediction of the loss of St. Patrick's Well-Spring, near Dublin. Inscribed to J------s Bu------er, Yeoman:
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First Line:
Here lies my poor wife without bed or blanket
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Epitaph on a Wife.
Attribution:
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First Line:
At setting day and rising morn
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
The Faithful Shepheardess.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Deaf giddy helpless left alone
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
Written by Dr. Swift, on his own Deafness.
Attribution:
Written by Dr. Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Now Carrigh droop good neighbours Whililoo
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
An Elegy On the much lamented Death of William Murray, a noted Cobbler, who lived under the Mountain of Carrigh, in the County of Wicklow.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Here Billy's fast
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Beneath lies in turd
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on a Parrot, that Betty threw into the House of Office.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Your compliments lady I pray you forbear
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
A brisk Country Parson's Answer to a beautiful young Lady, who sent him her Compliments on the Ten of Hearts.
Attribution:
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First Line:
As wind in hypochondria pent
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hudibras
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
We've often heard how the imprisoned wind
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
Mingere cum bumbis, res est saluberrima lumbis,
Attribution:
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First Line:
Old Maul is dead I fain would write
Page No:
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
An Elegy On The Right Revered Father in God, Dr. Maul, late Lord bishop of Meath.
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First Line:
Beneath this stone Hal Speding lies at last
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Hal Speding.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Wonder not why these lines come to your hand
Page No:
pp.89-91
Poem Title:
A sad Suit, in a Petitionary Poem, sent by a Poor Scholar to his Patron.
Attribution:
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First Line:
If I live to grow old as I find I go down
Page No:
pp.92-93
Poem Title:
The Old Man's Wish.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Pass over this grave without concern
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on Vice Admiral Le--ck, who died of the Gout
Attribution:
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First Line:
The youk is a gentle and lovely disease
Page No:
pp.97-99
Poem Title:
A Sang in Praise of the Youk.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Three moons yer Jemmy he shall stan
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
our Holy Scotish Merlin
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First Line:
From pounce and paper ink and pen
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Ejaculation.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Sol conscious of thy shining charms
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
Verses addressed to a Young Lady, at the Setting of the Sun.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Know all men by these presents death the tamer
Page No:
pp.118-119
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Much lamented Death of Mr. Demar, the famous rich Man, who died the Sixth Day of July, 1720.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
To ilke body be it kend
Page No:
pp.120-123
Poem Title:
A Shop-Bill.
Attribution:
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First Line:
What need of Hallelujahs pray
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
The following Lines were occasioned by reading a Grand Mysterious Ode on the Battle of Dettingen; the Second Line of which is express'd in these Majestical Terms, "All true Britons sing Hallelujah, &c.
Attribution:
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First Line:
If all men die when breath departs
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
A Theam upon Death. Spoke Extemporary.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Oh how can ony saint that's civil
Page No:
pp.141-142
Poem Title:
Holy Symptoms Redivius: Or, The Presbyterian Lamentation for the Death of Willy of Nassau.
Attribution:
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First Line:
From Temple-Bar the news is spread
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
An Elegy On The Lamented Death of Jemmy Carson.
Attribution:
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