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A collection of original miscellaneous poems and translations [T73794] [ecco]

DMI number:
1115
Publication Date:
1770
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T73794
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112144723
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF ORIGINAL | MISCELLANEOUS POEMS | AND | TRANSLATIONS. | [rule] | By the REVEREND MR. COATES, of SHIPTON, | VICAR of OVERTON, near YORK. | [rule] | LONDON: | PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR, | And Sold by S. Hooper, No. 25, Ludgate-Hill, and the Booksellers, in York. | MDCCLXX.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Quarto
Comments:
Attributions: Some attributions taken from Contents page. Contents: Greek verse, p. 113.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedication to Sir Griffith Boynton, Bart signed John Coates pp. [iii]-v; Preface pp. [6]-7; Subscription list [7pp.]; Contents [1p.]
Related People
Editor:
John Coates
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Sold by:
Samuel Hooper
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Query: is this the correct S. Hooper?
Dedicatee:
Sir Griffith Boynton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
While free from public noise and worldly strife
Page No:
pp.1-8
Poem Title:
An Epistle To Francis Taylor, Esq.
Attribution:
By the Late Reverend Mr. Robson, of Trinity-College, Cambridge.
Attributed To:
Rev. Mr. Robson
First Line:
The rapid sun now past meridian height
Page No:
pp.9-14
Poem Title:
The Contest Of A Musician And Nightingale. From Strada's Imitation of Claudian.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Robson. Contents page]
Attributed To:
Rev. Mr. Robson
First Line:
The furious queen of warm desire
Page No:
pp.15-16
Poem Title:
Horace, Book I. Ode XIX.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Robson. Contents page]
Attributed To:
Rev. Mr. Robson
First Line:
The solemn rites the midwife's jests I sing
Page No:
pp.17-23[i.e. 27]
Poem Title:
The Country Christening. From A Latin Poem In Pattison's Miscellany.
Attribution:
By Mr. Hargreave [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Mr. Hargreave
First Line:
Dear sir if rhyming will go down
Page No:
pp.24-27 [i.e. 28-31]
Poem Title:
An Epistle To The Reverend Mr. C- - y.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis strange my friend tis wondrous strange
Page No:
pp.32-40
Poem Title:
On Fancy. An Epistle To Mr. C--y.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The western sun had shot his parting ray
Page No:
pp.41-44
Poem Title:
An Elegy On Maudlin, Late Midwife and School-Mistress at Shipton.
Attribution:
By Mr. Hill [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Mr. Hill
First Line:
Dame fortue the arrantest juggler alive
Page No:
pp.45-49
Poem Title:
The Critic's Garland.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While glowing raptures fire thy breast
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
On the Marriage of the Reverend Mr. Barnard And Miss Nanny Preston.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Vain pursuit of restless man
Page No:
pp.53-55
Poem Title:
On Happiness.
Attribution:
By Mr. Robson [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Rev. Mr. Robson
First Line:
Hail sacred solitude hail awful dome
Page No:
pp.56-58
Poem Title:
On The Monument Of The Honourable Lady Frances Nightingale, In Westminster-Abbey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tempt me no more with schemes of fluttering joys
Page No:
pp.59-62
Poem Title:
On The Death Of The Lady Of Dr. Osbaldeston, At that Time Bishop of Carlisle, Late Of London.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say then did bounteous heaven dispense
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
On The Death Of A Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Well fare thy tender muse thou tuneful swain
Page No:
pp.65-67
Poem Title:
To A Friend On His Elegy On The Death Of A Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If mute too long the pious muse hath stayed
Page No:
pp.68-70
Poem Title:
An Elegy On The Death Of Mr. Bridge Frodsham, of the York Company, address'd to his Widow, and intended to have been inserted in the York Paper before her Benefit.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oppressed with sorrow and with sickness faint
Page No:
pp.71-74
Poem Title:
Hezekiah's Complaint. Isaiah, Chap. XXXVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
To thee o conscience I direct my verse
Page No:
pp.75-78
Poem Title:
On Conscience.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My friend through life's uneven tide
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
Horace, Book II. Ode X.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Waft me kind sylvan powers to Monkton's plains
Page No:
pp.81-94
Poem Title:
Nun-Monkton.
Attribution:
By Mr Garnet. Written in the Year 1731 [Contents page]
Attributed To:
Mr. Garnet
First Line:
The dreadful wars which wooden pygmies wage
Page No:
pp.95-101
Poem Title:
A Translation Of A Latin Poem of Dr. Cobden's, On The Game At Draughts.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Painter thy matchless art prepare
Page No:
pp.102-105
Poem Title:
Anacreon. Ode XXVIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ladies although your icy hearts
Page No:
p.106
Poem Title:
To Some Ladies Going To Be Electrified.
Attribution:
By Francis Meeke, Esq;
Attributed To:
Francis Meeke
First Line:
Hymen god of chaste desire
Page No:
pp.107-109
Poem Title:
On The Marriage Of Sir Griffith Boynton, Bart. With Mrs. Maria Heblethwaite.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When high the foaming billows roll
Page No:
pp.110-112
Poem Title:
To Sir Griffith Boynton, Bart. On The Birth Of His Son And Heir.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The muse hath idly roved too long
Page No:
pp.114-116
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Ode On The Crucifixion
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed