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Jemmy Carson's Collections. [T187880] [ECCO NATIONAL LIBRARY OF IRELAND]

DMI number:
714
Publication Date:
1774
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T187880
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB131225282
Shelfmark:
ECCO National Library of Ireland
Full Title:
JEMMY CARSON'S | COLLECTIONS. | Being a Revival of his own | Labours [i]and[/i] Lucubrations, | FOR | Forty Years past; with Pieces upon dif- | ferent Subjects, by several Hands | [rule] | Thirteenth Edition, with large Additions. | [rule] | [rule] | [epitaph] | [rule] | DUBLIN: | Printed by John Carrick, in | BEDFORD-ROW, | M,DCC,LXXIV.
Epigraph:
[i]Girn on wha wull, tho' aw' at my Expence, | My Back can bear, gean ye'll bat gee the Pence.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Miscellaneous collection and Collection including prose
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
QUERY: Facsimile incomplete? Although only copy appears to be in NLI, and that is the one facsimiled. Last page has a catch-word on it and it is significantly shorter than other editions.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: 'To Jemmy Carson, On His Collections.' (pp.iii-v); Contents (pp.v-vii)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Jemmy Carson's Collections [T187842] [ECCO Cambridge University Library]
Publication Date:
1759
ESTC No:
T187842
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Jemmy Carson's Collections [T99070]
Publication Date:
1744
ESTC No:
T99070
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Printer:
John Carrick
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Let poets rotting in their garrets
Page No:
pp.iii-v
Poem Title:
To Jemmy Carson, on his Collections.
Attribution:
H. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Waldgrave in haste I did repair
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
[see comments]
Attribution:
James Kelly
Attributed To:
James Kelly
First Line:
Of late a soldier did invite
Page No:
pp.26-28
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.29-31
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.31-33
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:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
Upon the Receipt of the above, Mr. Kelly was very much disgusted, that the Quarter-master shoud 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:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gud sirs gein ye'll inlist
Page No:
pp.36-38
Poem Title:
A Song. Tune of, The Meel was scant short sine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My sledge and hammer lies reclined
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
An Epitaph On a Black-Smith.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Their harts mun be as hard as stean
Page No:
pp.39-42
Poem Title:
An Elegy. On The Reverend Mess Sawney Sinclare, wha departed the First Day o' April, 1722.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Underneath this yerd and stones
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
Epitaph.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Roll on ye days speed swift O tardy spring
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
To a young Lady, who promis'd to marry when the Spring comes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed