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London Drollery [R4745]

DMI number:
1756
Publication Date:
1673
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R4745
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:12137895
Shelfmark:
EEBO
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse and Collection of songs
Format:
Octavo
Content/Publication
First Line:
Too fair and unkind when I did discover
Page No:
p. 1
Poem Title:
A New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Long betwixt love and fear Phillis tormented
Page No:
p. 2
Poem Title:
A New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Take heed fair Celia how you tame
Page No:
p. 3
Poem Title:
A New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Languish all Night and sigh all the Day
Page No:
p. 4
Poem Title:
A New Song in the Fatal Jealousie.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Bacchus if thoult ease a Soul
Page No:
pp. 4-5
Poem Title:
The Devout Drunkard, being a Mask to, O Love if e're thoult ease a heart; And to that Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the Dutch States with Insolence were grown
Page No:
pp. 5-7
Poem Title:
The Dutch Insolence the occasion of the War with them, ending with an Elegy on Mr. Boyle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is Sandwich dead Is that brave Hero gone
Page No:
p. 8
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Earl of Sandwich.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When I contemplate on thy parts
Page No:
pp. 8-9
Poem Title:
The Obsequious Lover, A SONG.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You are Trapand Invited to a Play
Page No:
p. 10
Poem Title:
The Prologue to Arvicagus and Felicia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now that the Season of the War is past
Page No:
pp. 11-12
Poem Title:
The Prologue to the Widdow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shrew being blam'd because she shew'd
Page No:
p. 11
Poem Title:
On a Shrew.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Stage is like a Gaming-house where you
Page No:
p. 12
Poem Title:
The Epilogue to the Widdow.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Amyantas led me to a Grove
Page No:
p. 13
Poem Title:
A Song in the Dutch Lovers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Ah false Amyantas can that hour
Page No:
p. 14
Poem Title:
The second Song in the Dutch Lovers.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
As I was sitting on the Grass
Page No:
pp. 15-17
Poem Title:
The Disconsolate Girl for the Loss of her Love, lately Prest to Sea. The Tune, Bory Versaile.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When onely one doth guide the Ship
Page No:
pp. 15-16
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come take up your Cups and leave off this
Page No:
pp. 17-19
Poem Title:
A Song in Praise of Drinking. Tune, Mr. Smith's Jig, call'd Mris. Madge's Jig.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tell me my Betty why so nice and coy
Page No:
pp. 19-20
Poem Title:
The Courtiers Wooing a Country-Lass. The Tune Johnsons Jig.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'le tell you of a Treat in Throckmorton-street
Page No:
pp. 21-22
Poem Title:
On a Neat but Noble Cheese-feast lately in London. To the Scotch Tune, Sit thee down by me.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shinkin was tell Hur sorrowful tale
Page No:
pp. 22-23
Poem Title:
The Welchmans Wooing his Mistris. To the Scotch Tune as above.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jinny and Nelly together
Page No:
pp. 23-25
Poem Title:
The Innocent Girles Reveng'd. A Song and true Story.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come Lads and Lasses
Page No:
pp. 26-28
Poem Title:
A Song to the first Figure Dance at Mr. Young's Ball in Feb. 72.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some Pretty Ladies on a day
Page No:
pp. 28-30
Poem Title:
A Song on the Morris at Mr. Youngs Ball, And to that Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If I may claim my own then you are mine
Page No:
p. 30
Poem Title:
On his Valentine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Kilt thy Coate Paggy
Page No:
pp. 30-31
Poem Title:
A Scotch Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He that Marries a Girle that's fair
Page No:
pp. 31-32
Poem Title:
A New Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilom there was an Aged Begger Old
Page No:
pp. 32-36
Poem Title:
The Old and Decrepit Beggers Wedding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To th' Beggars Trade I've served 2 Prentiships
Page No:
pp. 36-37
Poem Title:
The Epilogue to the Beggars Wedding.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two Lords 4 Knights 3 Squires and I the least
Page No:
p. 37
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go perjur'd Wretch women I'll court no more
Page No:
pp. 38-39
Poem Title:
On his fair, but faithless Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis true fair Phillis heretofore
Page No:
p. 38
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Dye and yet I dare not speak
Page No:
p. 39
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here here my fair Licoris
Page No:
pp. 40-43
Poem Title:
The Jealous Girl mistaken, in a Dialogue between Menalcas and Licoris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Henry Killigrew
First Line:
My dearest Maudlin dain me at this time
Page No:
pp. 43-45
Poem Title:
On his Beautiful Mistress, To my M.B. quintescence of Beauty, I John Thump does present my duty.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I Jovial Wine exhilerate the heart
Page No:
p. 46
Poem Title:
A Catch: By Wine, Ale, and Beer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how I wretched Lover prostrate lie
Page No:
p. 47
Poem Title:
The Wretched Lover. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fortune the Mother of Inconstancie
Page No:
pp. 48-49
Poem Title:
On a Rhodomontade.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain O mighty God of Love
Page No:
p. 48
Poem Title:
A Catch to Cupid.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Madam Whoe'er looks on your radiant Eyes
Page No:
p. 49
Poem Title:
To a Handsome Lady, being accounted Light; Exhorting her to change her Life.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fain would I love my Delia two days more
Page No:
pp. 50-51
Poem Title:
A Song against a Single Mistre??
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain the Fisher strikes and tries his Skill
Page No:
p. 50
Poem Title:
On a Fisher that lost his Prey, his Angle breaking.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He that would write an Epitaph for thee
Page No:
pp. 51-52
Poem Title:
On a Maid that dy'd for Love, her Parents not giving Consent.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Corrinna Prethee tell me why
Page No:
pp. 52-53
Poem Title:
A Song. In a Dialogue between Palemon and Corinna.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Out of stark love and kindness and arrant devotion
Page No:
p. 54
Poem Title:
A Just, True, and Honourable Description of MARRIAGE.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Arise fond Beautie cast those thoughts away
Page No:
p. 55
Poem Title:
On a Young Lady in Love with a Married Man.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No Art to Nature can be equaliz'd
Page No:
pp. 56[59]-60
Poem Title:
On Captain Hicks his Ciriosities of Nature:
Attribution:
By a Young Lady...E.C.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now guide my hand you Gods that are above
Page No:
pp. 56-57
Poem Title:
On his Beautiful Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If thou wilt love me I'll love thee again
Page No:
pp. 57-58
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I've often read that Art a Hand-maid was
Page No:
pp. 60-61
Poem Title:
His Answer to Madam E.C. Upon her Curious Art in Cutting Figures in Paper; and other her Artificial Curiosities.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
William Hicks
First Line:
Moll bears in one hand fire water in th'other
Page No:
p. 61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A Loose Acquaintance once of me desir'd
Page No:
p. 62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Marg'ret doth muse how she so fat becomes
Page No:
p. 62
Poem Title:
On Fat Peg.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Robbin his Lies are not pernicious Lies
Page No:
p. 36 [63]
Poem Title:
Of Lying Robbin.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I needs must gang a Wooing
Page No:
pp. 64-67
Poem Title:
A Scotch Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If each ones Faults were in his Forehead writ
Page No:
p. 64
Poem Title:
Faults in Foreheads.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Youth it was free
Page No:
pp. 67-69
Poem Title:
A Song. The Tune, Madams farewel.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Jan and Nan were both in love
Page No:
pp. 69-73
Poem Title:
The Politick Wedding. The Tune, Shackle de Hay.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come take up your Cups and spare noe
Page No:
pp. 73-74
Poem Title:
The Drunkards Invitation. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
And I mun ha my Goon made
Page No:
pp. 75-77
Poem Title:
A Scotch Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let Back and Sides go bare
Page No:
pp. 77-78
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I tell you all both great and small
Page No:
pp. 79-81
Poem Title:
Queen ELIZABETH's Song. The Tune is, Sellengers Round.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blind Fortune if thou want'st a Guide
Page No:
pp. 81-84
Poem Title:
A Song. To Fortune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Martin Harvey
First Line:
Why Death did honest Owen so soon catch
Page No:
p. 84
Poem Title:
On Mr. Owen's Death, Butler of a College.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Full four and twenty Letters once there were
Page No:
p. 85
Poem Title:
On the same Owen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Be dumb you Infant-Chimes thump not your Mettle
Page No:
pp. 86-87
Poem Title:
On Great Tom of Christ-Church, his being newly Cast.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Richard Corbett
First Line:
It was i'th' merry month of May
Page No:
pp. 87-89
Poem Title:
The Maids Complaint.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fie Schollars fie have you such thirsty souls
Page No:
pp. 89-91
Poem Title:
On a Parsimonious Sheriff of Oxford.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Benjamin Stone
First Line:
Great King to bid Thee welcome behold I
Page No:
pp. 91-93
Poem Title:
The Speech of a Mayor of a Town, when a King came there.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
These thirty Things that Helens fame did raise
Page No:
pp. 93-94
Poem Title:
The Description of a Beautiful Woman.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Laugh good my Masters if you can intend it
Page No:
p. 95
Poem Title:
Of a Ladies Dog, and her Husband.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Faith Gentlemen you move me to offence
Page No:
p. 96
Poem Title:
On a Punk.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Gilly says Will
Page No:
pp. 97-102
Poem Title:
The Complying, but Cunning La??. The Tune, My Nanny, quoth he; a Jig Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some pretty Ladies
Page No:
pp. 102-104
Poem Title:
The Little Childrens Figure-Dance, at Mr. Young's Ball, and to that Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He's an Ass that loves one
Page No:
pp. 104-106
Poem Title:
Advice to a Friend to for go a Common Mi??. To the Scotch Tune, Go, go, Unkind One.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Nay let me alone
Page No:
pp. 106-107
Poem Title:
A Song at the Dukes House.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Am I by thy taunts abused
Page No:
pp. 108-111
Poem Title:
The Careleß Lover
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fortune is blind
Page No:
p. 111
Poem Title:
A Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No Creature can be
Page No:
p. 112
Poem Title:
A Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As soon a little little Ant
Page No:
p. 113
Poem Title:
A Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There is but onely one
Page No:
pp. 113-114
Poem Title:
A Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The Girl did then reply
Page No:
p. 114
Poem Title:
Her Answer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Imploy thy time some other way
Page No:
pp. 115-161[116]
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Unthrifts grieve in Straw for their pawn'd Beds
Page No:
pp. 118-120
Poem Title:
Upon his Dead Mistre??.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I heard among some other pleasant Tales
Page No:
p. 121
Poem Title:
On Two Gentlemen of Wales.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Delia rested in the Shade
Page No:
pp. 122-124
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Dialogue between Cleon and Delia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The costly Callends put me to a shift
Page No:
pp. 125-126
Poem Title:
Mounsieur Nihils New-Years-gift.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sir I do find that you have made a shift
Page No:
pp. 127-128
Poem Title:
Madam Aliqua's Retort.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though the Morning was wet
Page No:
pp. 128-129
Poem Title:
The Soldiers Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We came from Scotland with a small force
Page No:
p. 129
Poem Title:
Another Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The day you wish'd Arriv'd at last
Page No:
p. 130
Poem Title:
A New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why O Cupid so dost thou shun
Page No:
pp. 130-131
Poem Title:
Another New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since my free hopes are tost on dispair
Page No:
p. 131
Poem Title:
To the Minnuet Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh stay my dear Phillis before you resign
Page No:
p. 232 [132]
Poem Title:
Another Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O Mars if e'er thou'lt ease a Blade
Page No:
pp. 161[116]-118
Poem Title:
The Martial Lad. A Mock to O Love if e'er thou'lt ease a heart, and to that Tune.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed