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Love at First Sight [T69088]

DMI number:
782
Publication Date:
1750
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T69088
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW125257860
Shelfmark:
BL - 12330.c.17
Full Title:
LOVE at FIRST SIGHT; | OR, THE | GAY in a FLUTTER. | BEING A | COLLECTION | OF | ADVERTISEMENTS, [i] Chiefly Comic, [/i] | Directed to and from | [i] Vauxhall, Ranelagh, Marybon, Cuper[/i]'s and other | Gardens, both public and private, the Opera- | House, both the Theatres, [i] White [/i]'s Chocolate- | House, [i] St. James's, Rainbow, Tom's, Slaughter's, | Pon's, Bedford, Lebec. [/i] and most of the polite | Coffee-Houses and Taverns about Town. | Under the borrowed Names of | [4 columns] [1 column] [i] Altamont, | Aminta, | Bellimperia, | Bevile | Budd, | Clarinda, | Clarissa, | Cleanthes, | Constantia, | Corrina, [/column 1] | [column 2] Cusifle, | Cynthia, | Decency, | Dicky, | Dorinda, | Endymion, | Flash, | Fortunatus, | Fribble, | Goodwill, [/column 2] | [column 3] Heartfree, | Julia, | Lindamira, | Melissa, | Mendstays, | Mira, | Miranda, | No-Body, | Pantin, | Pariochus, [/column 3] | [column 4] Philomel, | Philopatrius, | Phit, | Ridens, | Romeo, | Sacharissa, | Some-Body, | Strephon, | Sylvia, | Vidow-Hunt. [/column 4] [/i] | With many others equally entertaining. | [i] Othello [/i] by Mr. [i] Garrick, Desdemona [/i] by Mr. [i] Quin, [/i] | Miss. [i] Polly Baker, [/i], and [i] Henry Foolding, [/i] Esq; [i]&c. &c.[/i] | [single rule] | [i] LONDON: [/i] | Printed for F. NOBLE, at [i] Otway's Head, [/i] | In [i] St. Martin's Court [/i] near [i] Leicester-Square, [/i] | and [i] B. Stichall [/i] in [i] Clare-Court, Drury-Lane. [/i] 1750. | (Price Three Shillings sew'd.)
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection including prose and Collection including drama
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
Three shillings
Pagination:
[A-A2], [1]-184 pp.
Bibliographic details:
BL copy is imperfect; wanting all after p.284. Hence ECCO copy, based on this, is also imperfect.
Comments:
Contents: predominantly prose.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface signed 'The Editor' [2pp.]. Back matter: Errata p. 272; 'The Table', pp.273-284.
References:
1751 (2nd edn, w/ addns, Dobell, 1932)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Love at first sight or the gay in a flutter. Being a collection of advertisements chiefly comic [N3048] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1751
ESTC No:
N3048
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Benjamin Stichall
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
Francis Noble
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Her mouth will show she is not young
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
Dog-Kennel, Hyde-Park-Corner
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When conjurers the quality can bubble
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
On the late Action at the Theatre in the Haymarket
Attribution:
By J— L —.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The gentry may think what they will
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
The Conjurer's Song, or a Crust for the Ninnies ...Tune, Young Gallants come listen a While.
Attribution:
By J— L—
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This bottle scheme was deep who sees it not
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
The Haymarket Conjurer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Crowds fill the house before the hour of six
Page No:
p.79
Poem Title:
On the Hay-Market Conjurer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The fathers of Twickenham complain of a riot
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
Twickenham.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Brother Pivot how do you I'm sorry to hear
Page No:
pp.151-152
Poem Title:
Reading an Advertisement in your Paper of Yesterday relating to the Feast that is to be at L—s Hall next Week. I hope the following Song between Mr. Pivot and Mr. Pendulum will not be disagreeable. Tune of, A Cobler there was, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why how now Madam Flirt
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Shall we who always ruled the roast
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oxford I grieve at heart your hapless lot
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
On a certain intended Address being rejected.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who knows but Jove in this disguise
Page No:
p.222
Poem Title:
To Caelia, Fond of a Cat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Though he's famed for his loaf refined double and treble
Page No:
p.234
Poem Title:
The Sugar-Baker defended, — Extempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed