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Musarum Lachrymae: or, poems to the memory of Nicholas Rowe, esq [T41623]

DMI number:
436
Publication Date:
1719
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T41623
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW111507928
Shelfmark:
BOD 12 Theta 1895
Full Title:
[i]Musarum Lachrymae:[/i] | OR, | POEMS | TO the MEMORY of | NICHOLAS ROWE, [i]Esq[/i]; | [rule] | [i]By Several Hands. | [rule] | To which are prefixed: Some | MEMOIRS of his LIFE and WRITINGS. | [rule] | By Mr. [i]HALES[/i]. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for E. CURLL in [i]Fleet-street.[/i] MDCCXIX. | (Price 1[i]s. 6 d[/i].)
Epigraph:
[i]The Honours which from Verse their Source derive, | Shall both surmount Detraction, and survive: | And Poets have unquestion'd Right, to claim| If not the Greatest, the most Lasting Name.[/i]| Congreve'[i]s Ep. to the E. of[/i] Halifax.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Price:
1 s 6 d
Pagination:
[6], [1]-62 pp.
Bibliographic details:
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS: sigs. F2-F3 are cancels.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Memoirs of Rowe, addressed to Curll, signed 'S. Hales', pp. [1]-11; Catalogue of Rowe's works, all sold by Curll, p. [12]; Poems, pp. 13-62. MISCELLANY GENRE: Memorial collection in honour of Rowe.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Dedicatory epistle 'To Mr. Congreve' signed 'Ch. Beckingham', (4pp). BACK MATTER: List of books printed for Curll [2pp.], described by Case and present in ECCO copy; not present in Bod 12 Theta 1895.
References:
Case 310.
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Editor:
Charles Beckingham
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Publisher:
Edmund Curll
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedicatee:
William Congreve
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Is then the summons true does partial fate
Page No:
pp.13-21
Poem Title:
A Poem To the Memory of Nicholas Rowe, Esq;
Attribution:
By Mr. Beckingham
Attributed To:
Charles Beckingham
First Line:
Farewell the genius of the British stage
Page No:
pp.22-30
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Rowe.
Attribution:
By Mr. Amhurst
Attributed To:
Nicholas Amhurst
First Line:
See Thyrsis see beneth yon spreading thorn
Page No:
pp.31-40
Poem Title:
A Pastoral to the Honoured Memory of Mr. Rowe.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Centlivre
Attributed To:
Susanna Centlivre
First Line:
While over thy hearse with sad surprize
Page No:
pp.41-62
Poem Title:
An Ode Sacred to the Memory of N. Rowe, Esq;
Attribution:
T. Newcomb
Attributed To:
Thomas Newcomb