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Miscellanea. In Two Volumes. [T39417]

DMI number:
637
Publication Date:
1727
ESTC number:
T39417
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW114486629
Shelfmark:
BOD 12 Theta 1342 v.1-v.2
Full Title:
[i]MISCELLANEA[/i]. | IN | TWO VOLUMES. | [rule] | [i]Never before Published[/i]. | [rule] | [i]VIZ[/i] | I. [i]Familiar Letters[/i] written to HENRY | CROMWELL [i]Esq[/i]; by Mr. POPE. | II. Occasional Poems by Mr. POPE, | Mr. CROMWELL, Dean SWIFT, [i]&c[/i]. | III. LETTERS from Mr. DRYDEN, to | a LADY, in the Year 1699. | [rule] | VOLUME I. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. | Price 5 [i]s[/i].
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
5 s.
Bibliographic details:
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION: Second volume has a separate register and pagination; as does 'Laus Ululae'. First separate title page: FAMILIAR | LETTERS | TO | CORINNA. | [rule] | By Mr. Dryden. | [rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. Second separate title page: [i]MISCELLANEA.[/i] | The SECOND Volume. | I. An ESSAY upon GIBING. | With a project for its Improvement. | II. The PRAISE of WOMEN. | Done out of [i]French[/i]. | III. An ESSAY on the [i]Mischief[/i] | of giving [i]Fortunes[/i] with [i]Women[/i] in | MARRIAGE. | IV. [i]SWIFTEANA:[/i] Or | Poems by Dean SWIFT, and seve- | ral of his FRIENDS. | V. [i]Laus Ululae[/i]. The PRAISE of | OWLS. Translated from the [i]Latin[/i], | By a [i]Canary[/i] BIRD. | [rule] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. Third separate title page: AN | ESSAY | ON | GIBING, | WITH A | PROJECT | FOR IT'S | IMPORVEMENT. | [i]Opus diu, multumque desideratum[/i]. | [rule] | [i]Omne Vafer vitium ridenti Flaccus amice | Tangit, & admissus circum praecordia ludit | Callidus excusso Populum suspendere Naso[/i]. | Pers. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. Fourth separate title page: THE | [i]Praise[/i] of WOMEN. | In ANSWER to this | QUESTION; | [i]Whether the Company of[/i] Women | [i]is useful, or hurtful, to[/i] young Gentlemen [i]at their first Setting out in the World?[/i] | [rule] | Translated from the [i]French[/i] Original | Of [i]Monsieur L'Abbé[/i] BELLEGARDE; | By Mr. [i]S. MACKY[/i]. | [rule] | [i] -- O Woman! -- Lovely Woman! -- | Nature made you to temper Man! | We had been Brutes without you; | Angels are painted fair to look like you, | There's in you, all that we believe of Heaven, | Amazing Brightness, Purity, and Truth, | Eternal Joy, and everlasting Love.[/i] OTWAY. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: | Printed in the YEAR MDCCXXVII. Fifth separate title page: AN | ESSAY | ON THE | MISCHIEF | OF GIVING | FORTUNES | WITH | [i]WOMEN[/i] | IN | MARRIAGE. | [rule] | [i]Faecunda culpae saecula[/i] Nuptias | [i]Primum inquinavere, & Genus & Domos. | Hoc Fonte derivata Clades | In patriam populumq; fluxit.[/i] Hor. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. Sixth separate title page: [i]SWIFTEANA[/i]. | CONSISTING OF | POEMS | By Dean SWIFT, and se- | veral of his FRIENDS. | [rule] | [i]Never before printed.[/i] | [rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR, 1727. LAUS ULULAE. | The [g]Praise of Owls.[g] | An | ORATION | TO THE | Conscript Fathers, and Patrons | of OWLS. | [rule] | Written in LATIN, | [i]By[/i] CURTIUS JAELE. | TRANSLATED | [i]By a[/i] CANARY BIRD. | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed in the YEAR 1727. PLATES: Plates facing title pages to each volume and following title page of 'Laus Ululae'
Comments:
PAGINATION: [11] 2-146, [147-149] 150-155, [13]. [7] 2-22, [23-25], 26-37, [38-41], 42-66, [67-69], 70-99, [1]. [2] ii-iv, i-ii, [1], 4-101, [1]. MISCELLANY GENRE: Prose / verse miscellany. MISCELLANY CONTENTS: Contains a great deal of prose. PLATES: Plates facing title pages to each volume and following title page of 'Laus Ululae'
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL: 1. Dedication to Henry Cromwell (2pp.); 'To the Editor' (3pp.); Preface (3pp.) 2. 'To Mr. Alexander Pope.' (2.pp) 3. 'To the Jocund reader' (4pp.); Preface of the Owl (2pp.) BACK MATTER: 1. 'An Explanation of Some of the Passages in the foregoing Letters and Poems' (3pp.); 'The Table' (6pp.); 'Books Printed for E. CURLL. (4pp.)
References:
Case 343(1).
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Title:
Atterburyana: being miscellanies by the late Bishop of Rochester [T145153]
Publication Date:
1727
ESTC No:
T145153
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Part of a Series
Comments:
Title:
Miscellanea: the second volume [T39419] [partial reissue of T39417 vol. 2; reissue of T82103]
Publication Date:
1727
ESTC No:
T39419
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Printer:
Edmund Curll
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
See ESTC.
Dedicatee:
Henry Cromwell
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Sir | This letter greets you from the shades
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
If wit or critic blame the tender swain
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
To Baker first my service pray
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Happy the man who free from care
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
Ode on Solicitude
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
You know where you did despise
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Fatis agimur cedite fatis
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Now lightly skimming over the strings they pass
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Mr. Philips's Pastorals
Attributed To:
Ambrose Philips
First Line:
As long as Moco's happy tree shall grow
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Tell me by all the melting joys of love
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Some Colinaeus praise some Bleau
Page No:
pp.67-68
Poem Title:
Verses to be prefix'd before Bernard Lintot's New Miscellany.
Attribution:
A. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Jove called before him the other day
Page No:
pp.73-77
Poem Title:
Verses occasioned by Mr. Durfy's adding an &c. at the End of his Name; in Imitation of Voiture's Verses on Neuf-Germain.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Dear Mr Cromwell | May it please ye
Page No:
pp.77-82
Poem Title:
An Epistle from Mr. Alexander Pope to Henry Cromwell, Esq.
Attribution:
from Mr. Alexander Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The sportive mistress of the Paphian court
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
Venus at Bath.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cromwell
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
There nymphs the muses' darlings mourn in troops
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
Phaon to Sapho when sick. Her Chamber.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Cromwell]
Attributed To:
Henry Cromwell
First Line:
Though you melodiously condole my grief
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
Sapho's Answer to Phaon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus to the gods Anacreon said
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
Phaon's Reply.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As the three children late in council sat
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
Epigram Papal on the Female Canticle.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope. [table of contents]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The shepherds and the nymphs were seen
Page No:
pp.88-119
Poem Title:
Cadenus and Vanessa, A Law Case.
Attribution:
By Dean Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Happy are you whom Quintock overlooks
Page No:
pp.120-127
Poem Title:
Brent. To Thomas Palmer, Esq; Member of Parliament for Bridgwater.
Attribution:
By Mr. Diaper.
Attributed To:
William Diaper
First Line:
Panting and breathless from the vale below
Page No:
pp.128-130
Poem Title:
Wintonia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair charmer cease nor make your voice's prize
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
To a fair Lady singing to her Lute.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Ozell at Sanger's call invoked his muse
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
The Translator.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Pope]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
If Dennis writes and rails in furious pet
Page No:
pp.133-134
Poem Title:
Satire.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Pope]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Oft as thou know'st I've dared the critic crowd
Page No:
pp.134-137
Poem Title:
An Epistle from Mr. Pope to Mr. Gay. Occasioned by two Stanzas in Black-Ey'd-Susan.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wesley
Attributed To:
Samuel Wesley
First Line:
Phyllis she is both blythe and yonge
Page No:
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
Sonnet. ... Never before printed.
Attribution:
By Spenser.
Attributed To:
Edmund Spenser
First Line:
When Israel's daughters mourned their past offences
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
Epigram 1726.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well then when will these railings end
Page No:
pp.140-142
Poem Title:
A Receipt to make a modern Poet.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pattison
Attributed To:
William Pattison
First Line:
Back scribbler to thy Caledonian plains
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
To Mr. Mitchell, on his two Poetical Petitions.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Pattison]
Attributed To:
William Pattison
First Line:
While spurious poems daily vex us
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
To Mr. E. Curll, Bookseller.
Attribution:
William Pattison. Sidney Coll. Camb. 1715
Attributed To:
William Pattison
First Line:
How shall I now the nine invoke
Page No:
pp.70-75
Poem Title:
The Broken Mug. A Tale.
Attribution:
By Dean Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Cut the name of the man who his mistress denied
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
A Rebus on Dean Swift.
Attribution:
By Vanessa
Attributed To:
Esther Van Homrigh
First Line:
The nymph who wrote this in an amorous fit
Page No:
pp.77-78
Poem Title:
The Dean's Answer.
Attribution:
The Dean [i.e. Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Upon a bed of humble clay
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
A Riddle.
Attribution:
By Dean Parnell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Parnell
First Line:
Of gentle Philips will I ever sing
Page No:
p.81
Poem Title:
The Three Gentle Shepherds.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
I reach all things near me and far off to boot
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
A Riddle...Inscribed to the Lady Carteret.
Attribution:
By Dr. Delany
Attributed To:
Patrick Delany
First Line:
With half an eye
Page No:
pp.83-84
Poem Title:
The Same Answered
Attribution:
by Dean Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Thalia tell in sober lays
Page No:
pp.85-90
Poem Title:
The Journal.
Attribution:
By Doctor Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, when at the Lord Chief Baron Rochfort's House.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
It was my lord the dextrous shift
Page No:
pp.90-94
Poem Title:
A Petition to his Grace the Duke of Grafton.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Smed I read thy brilliant lines
Page No:
pp.94-96
Poem Title:
His Grace's Answer.
Attribution:
By Dean Swift
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Dear doctor here comes a young virgin untainted
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
The humble Petition of a beautiful young Lady to the Reverend Dr. Berkeley.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When slaves their liberty require
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
The Answer of a Lady, to a Gentleman, after a long Courtship.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sings in her sweetest saddest plight
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Like gods we passed the rugged Alpine hills
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee's Sophonisba
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
These greedy birds fly screeching though the skies
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed