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Miscellanea sacra or a curious collection of original poems upon divine and moral subjects [T60907]

DMI number:
133
Aliases
Miscellanea sacra
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1705
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T60907
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW114387305
Shelfmark:
BOD G. Pamph. 1275 (1)
Full Title:
[i]Miscellanea Sacra:[/i] | OR, | A Curious Collection of | ORIGINAL | POEMS, | UPON | [i]Divine and Moral Subjects .[/i] | Collected from the Works of | Several Pious Persons. | To which is Annex'd, | A SCHEME of a PROPOSAL for | the Relief of our POOR, and En- | couragement of TRADE, humbly | recommended to all Charitable Per- | sons. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] Printed for [i]H. Playford[/i], and is to be | sold by him at his Shop at the [i]Temple-Change, | Fleetstreet:[/i] And [i]Ben. Bragg[/i], in [i]Ave-Mary[/i] Lane. | 1705. Pr. Sticht Sixpence.
Epigraph:
[i]If once out Minds were fix'd on Joys above, | The Troubles of this World wou'd easie prove; | But if[/i] Contentment [i]be a Stranger, then | We'll ne'er seek for it but in[/i] Heav'n [i]agen.[/i]
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of religious verse
Format:
Octavo
Price:
6d (stitched)
Pagination:
[4], 1-44 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Pp. 37-38 of BOD G. Pamph. 1275 (1) is torn so more than half of the text is missing. Octavo in fours.
Comments:
Contents: 'The Maxims of the Wise' in prose, p. 38; 'Proposals to all Pious and Charitable Persons' pp. 39-44.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedication 'To the Right Honourable the Countess of Burlington, &c.' (sigs A2r-v).
References:
Case 236 (1) (a)
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Publication Date:
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Comments:
Title:
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Publication Date:
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Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea Sacra: or, a Curious Collection of Poems [*IR*]
Publication Date:
1707
ESTC No:
N/A
Volume:
None
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea Sacra: or, a Curious Collection of Poems [BL] [vol. 2]
Publication Date:
1706
ESTC No:
N/A
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea Sacra: or, a Curious Collection of Poems [T139791] [reissue] [vol. 1]
Publication Date:
1708
ESTC No:
N/A
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea sacra: or, poems on divine & moral subjects [ESTC R22340]
Publication Date:
1696
ESTC No:
R22340
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea sacra: or, poems on divine & moral subjects. the second edition [ESTC R9864]
Publication Date:
1698
ESTC No:
R9864
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
The diverting post, for the entertainment of town and country [P2118]
Publication Date:
1706
ESTC No:
P2118
Volume:
1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Related People
Dedicatee:
Juliana Boyle
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'To the right honourable the Countess of Burlington, &c' (sigs A2r-v)
Editor:
Samuel Phillips
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Case 236 (1) (a)
Publisher:
Henry Playford
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for H. Playford, and is to be sold by him at his Shop at the Temple-Change, Fleetstreet: And Ben. Bragg, in Ave-Mary Lane.'
Sold by:
Benjamin Bragg
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for H. Playford, and is to be sold by him at his Shop at the Temple-Change, Fleetstreet: And Ben. Bragg, in Ave-Mary Lane.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
To thee good God at last though late I turn
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Charles Hopkins, on his Death-Bed, in Ireland.
Attributed To:
Charles Hopkins
First Line:
Thou God the father hid from mortal sight
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
To God the Father.
Attribution:
By Sir John Crofts Knight
Attributed To:
Sir John Crofts
First Line:
Thou God the son fountain of endless rest
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
To God the Son.
Attribution:
By Sir John Crofts Knight
Attributed To:
Sir John Crofts
First Line:
Thou God the holy ghost that spreadst thy wings
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
To God the Holy-Ghost.
Attribution:
By Sir John Crofts Knight
Attributed To:
Sir John Crofts
First Line:
Heavy O Lord on me thy judgments lie
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
Considerations on the 88 Psalm.
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
See sinful soul thy saviour's suffering see
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
A Hymn for Good-Friday.
Attribution:
By W. Stroud D. D.
Attributed To:
William Strode
First Line:
Creator spirit by whose aid
Page No:
pp.7-9
Poem Title:
Veni creator spiritus, &c paraphras'd
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Hearken O God unto a wretch's cries
Page No:
pp.9-10
Poem Title:
A Penitential Hymn,
Attribution:
By Bp. King
Attributed To:
Henry King
First Line:
O the vast change from life to death
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
A Prospect of Death.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold O Lord the wretched state I'm in
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
The Repenting Sinner.
Attribution:
By Mr. Sam Phillips, late of St John's Coll. Oxon
Attributed To:
Samuel Phillips
First Line:
Lord now my sleep does me forsake
Page No:
pp.12-14
Poem Title:
A Midnight Hymn,
Attribution:
by Bp. Ken
Attributed To:
Thomas Ken
First Line:
What praise what thanks to thee my god are due
Page No:
pp.14-15
Poem Title:
A Morning Hymn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Good god how dull a thing am I to make
Page No:
pp.15-17
Poem Title:
A Hymn to the Morning.
Attribution:
By N. Ingelo D. D.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Ingelo
First Line:
We bless thee God the father of us all
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
A short Hymn,
Attribution:
by N. Ingelo, D. D.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Ingelo
First Line:
A mourning friend invites a mourning muse
Page No:
pp.18-20
Poem Title:
To the Memory of E. M. an eminent Divine lately Deceas'd. A Pindarick Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blest be those sweet regions where
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
A short Contemplation on the Joys of Heav'n
Attribution:
by Mr. E. Taylor, late of Magdelen Colledge Oxon. And admirably Set by Mr. J. Clark
Attributed To:
E. Taylor
First Line:
Music what art thou from what causes dost thou spring
Page No:
pp.21-22
Poem Title:
Upon Divine Musick,
Attribution:
by Mr. Gold
Attributed To:
Robert Gould
First Line:
The glories of our birth and state
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Triumphs of Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. James Sherly
Attributed To:
James Shirley
First Line:
Well stepped Zacchaeus 'twas a step well given
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
Upon Zacchaeus climbing up a Tree to see our Saviour pass by.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fix this rare emblem on thy closet door
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Under the Picture of an Infant laid out Dead on a Table, with a Death's-Head, and a Rose-Bud by it.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ill busied man why should thou take such care
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
Man's Misery,
Attribution:
Written by Bp. King
Attributed To:
Henry King
First Line:
The loss of wealth I much lament
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
Time to be preferr'd before Wealth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sleep downy sleep come close mine eyes
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
An Evening Hymn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Short is our life but longer is our rest
Page No:
p.26
Poem Title:
A Consolatiou [sic] for the sudden Death of a Friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great God who art without compare
Page No:
pp.27-29
Poem Title:
A Paraphrase on Psalm 15. Who shall dwell in thy Tabernacle?
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What is our life a play of passion
Page No:
p.27
Poem Title:
Man's Life,
Attribution:
by Dr. Corbet Bishop of Norwich
Attributed To:
Richard Corbett
First Line:
Impatient man why do I grieve and mourn
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
Against Uneasiness in Trouble.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How blithe secure and brisk and gay
Page No:
pp.30-31
Poem Title:
The Last Account.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great judge when death and time their trumpets sound
Page No:
pp.31-33
Poem Title:
The last Day of Death and Judgment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Great god when armed with thunder you prepare
Page No:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
The Storm,
Attribution:
by Mr. Sam. Phillips
Attributed To:
Samuel Phillips
First Line:
When I do with my self devise
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
The devout Schollar.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O lord vouchsafe thy gracious aid
Page No:
p.37
Poem Title:
The wish
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed