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Jemmy Carson's Collections [T99070]

DMI number:
710
Publication Date:
1744
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T99070
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113755817
Shelfmark:
BL - 1206.b.23
Full Title:
JEMMY CARSON'S | COLLECTIONS: | Being a Revival of his own | Labours and Lucubrations, | FOR | Thirty Years past; with Pieces upon differ- | ent Subjects, by several Hands. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]DUBLIN:[/i] | Printed by and for JAMES CARSON, in [i]Coghill's:Court, | Dame-Street[/i], 1744.
Epigraph:
[i]Girn on wha wull, tho' aw' at my Expence, | My Back can bear----Gean ye'll bat gee the Pence.[/i]
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Miscellaneous collection and Collection including prose
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[4], 9-120pp.
Bibliographic details:
Octavo in fours.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: 'Wrote Extempore, On Jemmy Carson's Collections'.
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Jemmy Carson's Collections. [T187880] [ECCO NATIONAL LIBRARY OF IRELAND]
Publication Date:
1774
ESTC No:
T187880
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
James Carson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
A fart th' wholsome does not fail
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Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Fair saw ye Jemmy and may your heed be gray
Page No:
n.p.
Poem Title:
Wrote Extempore, on Jemmy Carson's Collections.
Attribution:
W. 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, and Register of the Ecclesiastical Court, took up the Cuddgles in behalf of the Quarter-master, and wrote to Mr. Kelly as follows.
Attribution:
Captain Barnaby Brett.
Attributed To:
Captain Barnaby Brett
First Line:
Dear Captain | That late smarting plaster
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pp.13-15
Poem Title:
Mr. Kelly finding himself agreeably Attacked 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 submissive Letter to Mr. Brett, the Quarter-master not satisfy'd, 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:
p.17-19
Poem Title:
Upon the Receipt of the above, Mr. Kelly was very much Disgusted, that the Quarter-master should employ so many against him, after his writing so submissively to the first. He wrote to the Quarter-master the following Reflection.
Attribution:
James Kelly.
Attributed To:
James Kelly
First Line:
Gud sirs gein ye'll inlist
Page No:
pp.20-22
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 Blacksmith.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Their harts mun be as hard as stean
Page No:
pp.23-26
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Reverend Mess Sawney Sinclaire, wha departerd the First Day o' April, 1722.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this yerd and stones
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Roll on ye days speed swift O tardy spring
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p.32
Poem Title:
To a young Lady, who promis'd to Marry when the Spring comes.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Scarce had the bells the news began
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pp.33-36
Poem Title:
An Elegy On Quarter-master Brice Blare; who died at Strabane.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Wha views this tomb without a tear
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Now of awe the rare danties we had
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pp.43-44
Poem Title:
The Song.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
But lang the heroes war nae robbed o' ease
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
by a North Country Bard
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The gout as yet I think remains unsung
Page No:
pp.48-50
Poem Title:
An Infallible Cure for the Gout.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Drink thirsty mortals drink take take your fill
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
The following Piece was wrote several Years ago, being a Prediction of the loss of St. Patrick's Well-spring. Inscrib'd to J------- B---- Yeoman.
Attribution:
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First Line:
At setting day and rising morn
Page No:
p.56
Poem Title:
The Faithful Shepherdess. A Song.
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Not attributed
First Line:
As wind in hypochondria pent
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hudibras
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
We've often heard how the imprisoned wind
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Mingere cum bumbis, res est saluberrima lumbis,
Attribution:
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First Line:
Now Carrigh droop good neighbours Whililoo
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the much lamented Death of William Murry, a noted Cobbler, who lived under the Mountain of Carrigh in the County of Wicklow.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Here Billy's fast
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The youk is a gentle and lovely disease
Page No:
pp.75-77
Poem Title:
A New Sang, in Praise of the Youk.
Attribution:
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First Line:
From pounce and paper ink and pen
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p.84
Poem Title:
Ejaculation.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Know all men by these presents death the tamer
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
An Elegy on the Much lamented Death of Mr. Demar, the famous Rich Man, who died the Sixth of July, 1720.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this verdant hillock lies
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
The Epitaph.
Attribution:
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First Line:
To ilke body be it kend
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pp.97-100
Poem Title:
A Shop-Bill.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
What need of Hallelujahs pray
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
The following Lines were occasion'd by reading a Grand, Mysterious Ode on the Battle of Dettingen; the second Line of which is expressed in these majestical Terms. 'All true Britons sing Hallelujah, &c.'
Attribution:
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First Line:
From Coghill's court the news is spread
Page No:
pp.118-120
Poem Title:
An Elegy On the much lamented Death of Jemmy Carson.
Attribution:
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Not attributed