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A Collection of Poems [T184998] [ecco]

DMI number:
102
Publication Date:
1733
ESTC number:
T184998
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116945703
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BOD
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS. | [rule] | [i]By the Author of a POEM on the[/i] CAMBRIDGE | LADIES. | [rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | [i]CAMBRIDGE:[/i] | Printed by [i]W. FENNER.[/i] MDCCXXXIII.
Place of Publication:
Cambridge
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
0
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Subscription list (6pp.)
Related People
Printer:
W. Fenner
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
'Printed by. W. Fenner'
Content/Publication
First Line:
Could I the gift of nature well display
Page No:
pp.1-5
Poem Title:
To the Gentlemen of Catherine-Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had I the power to will or to indite
Page No:
pp.6-17
Poem Title:
A Satyrical Poem on the Beggars Opera.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ere Lucifer dispersed the shades of night
Page No:
pp.18-28
Poem Title:
A Poem in Answer to A Lampoon, which was wrote on the Cambridge Ladies.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Like shipwrecked wretches tossed from shore to shore
Page No:
pp.29-31
Poem Title:
A Prologue to the University of Cambridge.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since friends and interest jointly do combine
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
To a young Woman who was pre-engag'd to a Friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go thou loved tea go to the matchless fair
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Sent with some Tea, which was lost at Cards.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As he lived so he died
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
On a Miser.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In lovesick cares with grief oppressed
Page No:
pp.35-36
Poem Title:
The Complaint.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How dark is reason in itself
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
To a Deist.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Led by thy gift through paths unknown
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
On receiving Byshe's Art of Poetry, from a Gentleman of Catharine-Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I thank you sir for this the first
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On receiving the First Volume of the Spectators, from a Gentleman of the same Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
So kind the friend so smooth the numbers rise
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
On receiving the Lord Lansdown's Poems, from a Gentleman of the same Hall.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Prythee Nancy
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Advice to a Young-Woman who lov'd a Soldier. A Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Numbers uncouth wild rants and fustian rage
Page No:
pp.42-44
Poem Title:
A Prologue to the University and Ladies of Cambridge.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how my friend the good old man appears
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
A Translation of the Twenty-Third Epistle out of the Tenth Book of Martial.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Were heaven as kind as I my dear
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
In imitation of Catullus. A Paraphrase. From the Greek of Menage.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. unknown hand]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Alas poor Dido faith and troth
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
From Ausonius.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From my dear maid I stole a kiss in play
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
On his Mistress.
Attribution:
From the same. [i.e. unknown hand]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Selectest pair O friendship most refined
Page No:
pp.49-50
Poem Title:
Upon two young Ladies, who were Sisters.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear Colin prevent my warm blushes
Page No:
pp.51-52
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By a young Lady
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail to the nymph who does my muse inspire
Page No:
pp.52-53
Poem Title:
Sent with a Gift on New-Year's-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Till now of late I thought the well dressed fair
Page No:
pp.53-58
Poem Title:
On the fantastical Behaviour of some of the Fair Sex at Newbury Church in Berkshire, at Divine Service; and also their unanimous Fancy to Velvet Scarves and Scarlet Cloaks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Rosinda fair Rosinda is possessed
Page No:
p.59
Poem Title:
An Acrostick.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Admire ye poets where ye cannot raise
Page No:
p.60
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. unknown hand]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Mirinda charming nymph thou ever shalt be
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
Another.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. unknown hand]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gods of Castalia and all ye nine
Page No:
pp.62-64
Poem Title:
On M--- C---.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where healing springs near Astrop placed
Page No:
pp.65-66
Poem Title:
Occasion'd by drinking a Lady's Health at Astrop-Wells; a Peach-stone, which she once had in her Mouth, being put into the Glass.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Drink on my friends drink yeoman dry
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
An Epigram, occasion'd by the Peach-stone.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
True wit is like a brilliant stone
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Upon Wit.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold a Lilliputian throng
Page No:
pp.69-70
Poem Title:
A Riddle.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain I shun Emilia's eyes
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas night when sleep each mortal eye had bound
Page No:
pp.73-82
Poem Title:
A Dream.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The beauties of the Cambridge fair
Page No:
pp.83-86
Poem Title:
A Song on the Cambridge Toasts. To the Tune of, All you Ladies now on Land.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The lovely nymphs of trinity
Page No:
pp.87-90
Poem Title:
The Trinity Beauties. To the same Tune.
Attribution:
By a different Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Cambridge dwells a blithesome lass
Page No:
pp.91-93
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
By J. H.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Some former swains have passionately writ
Page No:
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
By one that lov'd to Excess, and yet rejected the Object beloved.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Accept the dictates of a wounded heart
Page No:
pp.95-97
Poem Title:
To his Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The furies at a time in consult met
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
An Epigram.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Assist ye gods inspire me whilst I write
Page No:
pp.98-103
Poem Title:
Lavinia's Lamentation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who ever thou art that mounts a dazzling throne
Page No:
pp.104-109
Poem Title:
A Translation out of Seneca's Trag. Herc. OEtaeus. Act II Cho.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With no less various passions tossed
Page No:
pp.110-111
Poem Title:
Desiring it might rain, to detain a Mistress.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear P---n | While your fair nymph I surveyed
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
To a Gentleman in Love.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. unknown hand]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In vain our fruitless tears are shed
Page No:
pp.113-114
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Reverend Mr. Eyles, A. M. Fellow of St. John's College, just after his return from Paris.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Once more we see the lovely spring
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
April.
Attribution:
Philander
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell fair saint may neither seas nor wind
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
An Epigram on a Lady who cross'd the Seas.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While you my friend enjoy the London air
Page No:
pp.116-119
Poem Title:
An Epistle to a Friend.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Aeolus profligate of storm
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
On a Beautiful Young Lady.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cruel Amanda hard's my fate
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
To his Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed