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Miscellaneous poems and translations [T5779] [vol I]

DMI number:
295
Aliases
Miscellaneous poems and translations
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1720
Volume Number:
1 of 2
ESTC number:
T5779
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW124773102
Shelfmark:
BOD 12 Theta 798.
Full Title:
MISCELLANEOUS | POEMS | AND | TRANSLATIONS | By several Hands. | PARTICULARLY, | [two columns] [column one] I. Windsor-Forest, [i]with | the[/i] Messiah. | II. Essay on Criticism. | III. Rape of the Lock. | IV. Ode on St. CECILIA'S | Day. | V. Verses to the Memo-| ry of a Lady. [/column one] | [column two] VI. To Mr. JERVAS, with | FRESNOY'S Art of | Painting. | VII. To a young Lady, | with the Works of | VOITURE. | VIII. ELOISA to ABE-| LARD. [/column two] | [rule] | By Mr. [i]POPE.[/i] | [rule] | The THIRD EDITION. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for BERNARD LINTOT between the [i]Temple[/i]-| Gates in [i]Fleet-street[/i], 1720.
Epigraph:
n/a
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Duodecimo
Price:
n/a
Pagination:
[2], [5]-286 pp.
Bibliographic details:
In Bod 12 Theta 798, plate (a portrait of Pope) faces title page. Windsor Forest (p. [5]), Essay on Criticism (p. [33]), Rape of the Lock (p. [69]), Eloisa to Abelard (p. [157]), Chaucer's Characters (p. [228]), The Miller of Trompington (p. [261]) have separate title pages. Pp. 225-228 appear to be cancels.
Comments:
Contents: Substantially rearranged from previous edition. Some items in Latin, pp. 278-283. Attributions: Within the volume many of the poems are by Pope but they are not individually attributed. However, nine works are identified as by Pope on the title page, and the index to Vol II lists identifies many more works by Pope. The frontispiece is a portrait of Pope.
References:
Case 260 (1) (c)
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Title:
Miscellaneous poems, translations and imitations [T5779] [vol II]
Publication Date:
1720
ESTC No:
T5779 [vol II]
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Miscellaneous poems, translations and imitations [T5780] [vol II]
Publication Date:
1722
ESTC No:
T5780
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
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Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
(Barnaby) Bernard Lintot [Lintott]
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for BERNARD LINTOT between the Temple-Gates in Fleet-street.'
Editor:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'By Mr. Pope'
Content/Publication
First Line:
Thy forests Windsor and thy green retreats
Page No:
pp.7-26
Poem Title:
Windsor-Forest.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Ye nymphs of Solyma begin the song
Page No:
pp.27-32
Poem Title:
Messiah. A Sacred Eclogue, In Imitation of Virgil's Pollio.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Tis hard to say if greater want of skill
Page No:
pp.35-68
Poem Title:
An Essay on Criticism.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
What dire offence from amorous causes springs
Page No:
pp.75-112
Poem Title:
The Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Descend ye nine descend and sing
Page No:
pp.113-119
Poem Title:
Ode for Musick, On St. Cecilia's Day.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
The fair Pomona flourished in his reign
Page No:
pp.120-125
Poem Title:
Vertumnus and Pomona: From the fourteenth Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
What beckoning ghost along the moonlight shade
Page No:
pp.126-129
Poem Title:
Verses To the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
This verse be thine my friend nor thou refuse
Page No:
pp.130-134
Poem Title:
To Mr. Jervas, With Fresnoy's Art of Painting, Translated by Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
In these gay thoughts the loves and graces shine
Page No:
pp.135-138
Poem Title:
To a Young Lady, With the Works of Voiture.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
As some fond virgin whom her mother's care
Page No:
pp.139-141
Poem Title:
To the Same, On her leaving the Town after the Coronation.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Be gone ye critics and restrain your spite
Page No:
pp.142-143
Poem Title:
To the Author of a Poem Entituled, Successio.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Come gentle air the Aeolian shepherd said
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
On a Fan of the Author's Design, in which was painted the Story of Cephalus and Procris, with the Motto, Aura veni.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Silence coeval with eternity
Page No:
pp.145-148
Poem Title:
On Silence, In Imitation of the Style of the late E. of R.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
A pleasing form a firm yet cautious mind
Page No:
p.149
Poem Title:
Epitaph
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
To wake the soul by tender strokes of art
Page No:
pp.150-152
Poem Title:
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Prodigious this the frail one of our play
Page No:
pp.153-155
Poem Title:
Epilogue to Jane Shore. Design'd for Mrs. Oldfield.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
In these deep solitudes and awful cells
Page No:
pp.159-175
Poem Title:
Eloisa to Abelard.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Thy relics Rowe to this fair shrine we trust
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
Epitaph Designed for Mr. Rowe in Westminster-Abbey. ...To the Memory of Nicholas Rowe Esq; his Wife erected this Monument.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Ye shades where sacred truth is sought
Page No:
pp.177-179
Poem Title:
Two Chorus's To The Tragedy of Brutus, Not yet Publick.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Oh tyrant love hast thou possessed
Page No:
pp.179-181
Poem Title:
Two Chorus's To The Tragedy of Brutus, Not yet Publick.
Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Whither is ancient virtue gone
Page No:
pp.182-184
Poem Title:
First Song after the end of the first Act. Chorus of free Citizens of Rome.
Attribution:
By his Grace the Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Lo to prevent this awful empire's doom
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
Second Song after the second Act. The Genius of Rome.
Attribution:
By his Grace the Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Dark is the path poor mortals tread
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
Third Song after the third Act. Chorus of Roman Senators.
Attribution:
By his Grace the Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Our vows thus cheerfully we sing
Page No:
pp.187-188
Poem Title:
Fourth Song after the fourth Act. Chorus of Soldiers in the Army of Brutus and Cassius.
Attribution:
By his Grace the Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
With age decayed with courts and business tired
Page No:
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
On Mr. Pope and his Poems.
Attribution:
'By the same' i.e. Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Pallas attentive heard the muses song
Page No:
pp.191-201
Poem Title:
The Story of Arachne, From the beginning of the sixth Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Attribution:
By Mr. J. Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
While you my lord bid stately piles ascend
Page No:
pp.202-209
Poem Title:
An Epistle To the Right Honourable the Earl of Burlington. A Journey to Exeter.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Gay]
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Madam to all your censures I submit
Page No:
pp.210-217
Poem Title:
An Epistle To A Lady. Occasioned by the arrival of her Royal Highness.
Attribution:
'By the Same' i.e. Gay
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
As when some skilful cook to please each guest
Page No:
pp.218-222
Poem Title:
On A Miscellany of Poems To Bernard Lintott.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some Colinaeus praise some Bleau
Page No:
pp.223-224
Poem Title:
Verses designed to be prefix'd to Mr. Lintott's Miscellany.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All in the downs the fleet was moored
Page No:
pp.225-228
Poem Title:
Sweet William's farewel to Black-ey'd Susan. A Ballad.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay. Set by Mr. Leveridge
Attributed To:
John Gay
First Line:
Twas when the fields imbibe the vernal showers
Page No:
pp.231-259
Poem Title:
Chaucer's Characters.
Attribution:
By Mr. Betterton
Attributed To:
Thomas Betterton
First Line:
At Trompington not far from Cambridge stood
Page No:
pp.263-277
Poem Title:
The Miller of Trompington, Or The Reve's Tale from Chaucer.
Attribution:
By Mr. Betterton
Attributed To:
Thomas Betterton
First Line:
Chloe a coquet in her prime
Page No:
p.284
Poem Title:
On the Marriage Of An Old Maid.
Attribution:
By R. F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who in impious times undaunted stood
Page No:
p.285
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of the Marquis of Winchester.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So fair so young so innocent so sweet
Page No:
p.286
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Mrs. Margaret Paston of Barningham in Norfolk.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Dryden]
Attributed To:
John Dryden