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Poems divine, moral, and philosophical [T182389] [ecco]

DMI number:
1260
Publication Date:
1746
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T182389
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW121828328
Shelfmark:
Bod (OC) 85 b.27
Full Title:
POEMS | Divine, Moral, [i]and[/i] Philosophical. | [rule] | [i]To which is annex'd,[/i] | AN | APPENDIX | OF | DIVINE [i]and[/i] PHILOSOPHICAL | SUBJECTS, | Collected from the BEST AUTHORS, both | [i]Ancient[/i] and [i]Modern.[/i] | [double rule] | [ornament] | [ornamental rule] | [i]GLOUCESTER:[/i] | Printed for the AUTHOR, M DCC XLVI. | [Price I [i]s.[/i] ]
Place of Publication:
Gloucester
Genres:
Collection of religious verse and Probably not a miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[4], [1]-64
Comments:
Contents: Latin verse p. 28, prose pp. 46-55. Note: possibly not a verse miscellany: the verse is probably by a single author (i.e. M. C.) and the appendix 'collected from the best authors' is in prose.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface signed M. C. [2pp.]
References:
Foxon p. 605
Related People
Printer:
Robert Raikes
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Identified as printer in ESTC which cites Foxon.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Happy's the man who with content enjoys
Page No:
pp.1-3
Poem Title:
The happy State of a Retired Life. [In Miltonian Verse.]
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Those that in virtue's sacred paths do tread
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pp.3-4
Poem Title:
Quam magnificata sunt opera tua, Domine! | Omnia in sapientia fecisti.
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Natural religion now so much preferred
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pp.4-5
Poem Title:
The Ancient Philosophers, and Moderns, compared.
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If you to honour's pinacle would rise
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p.6
Poem Title:
Magnos qui meruit, parvos contempsit honores, | Ad famam ascendens nobiliore via.
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In Kincoate Gardens to avoid the heat
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p.6
Poem Title:
To a Lady, whose bright Eyes eclips'd the Sun.
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A healthful body and a peaceful breast
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p.7
Poem Title:
Mens sana, in corpore sano.
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This useful lesson all mankind should learn
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pp.7-8
Poem Title:
Know Thy-Self.
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You're entered now within the college gate
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pp.9-10
Poem Title:
The Tutor's Advice to his Pupil, at his First Entrance into the University.
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When reverend Wake in peace resigned his breath
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pp.10-11
Poem Title:
Upon the Translation of the Right Reverend Dr. Potter to the See of Canterbury.
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The splendid lamps placed in the orbs above
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pp.12-13
Poem Title:
The xixth Psalm paraphras'd.
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In former times ere pompous pride was known
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pp.14-15
Poem Title:
The Ancient Gentry, and Moderns compared.
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The greatest comfort of a marriage life
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pp.16-17
Poem Title:
The good House-Wife.
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If by dame fortune we are raised
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pp.17-18
Poem Title:
The Way of the World.
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He that intends to cultivate his parts
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p.18
Poem Title:
Knowledge is a curious Ornament to the Mind.
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The widow's mite though small acceptance found
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p.18
Poem Title:
Upon making a small Present to a Lady.
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Phoebus appeared in splendour to adorn
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pp.19-20
Poem Title:
The Wedding-Day.
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How beautiful is love with virtue joined
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pp.20-21
Poem Title:
The Epithalamium.
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Fortune in various shapes appears
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pp.21-22
Poem Title:
The Inconstancy of Fortune.
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O all ye beings of the earth
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pp.22-27
Poem Title:
Te Deum Laudamus, Paraphras'd.
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When noble Sackville to the tavern came
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pp.28-29
Poem Title:
[The Latin Verses were spoke by a young Gentleman in Westminster School. ('Contigit obscuram Sacvillum intrare tabernam')] Imitated.
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How vain are they who place their happiness
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pp.30-31
Poem Title:
Worldly Grandeur not comparable to a Virtuous Life.
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Sing heavenly muse the worthy prelate's praise
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pp.32-34
Poem Title:
In Praise of the Right-Reverend Dr. Benson, Lord-Bishop of Gloucester; Who hath finely adorn'd Gloucester College.
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Around Pope's urn the muses all appear
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pp.35-36
Poem Title:
Upon the Death of the celebrated Poet, Alexander Pope, Esquire.
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When we behold this beauteous lovely frame
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pp.36-38
Poem Title:
Upon the Glorious Works of the Creation.
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Sing lofty muse but in a rural strain
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pp.38-39
Poem Title:
O fortunatos nimium, sua si bona norint, | Agricolas! --
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All must acknowledge all that are sincere
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pp.39-40
Poem Title:
The Excellency of the Christian Religion.
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Virtue how justly we extol thy name
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pp.40-41
Poem Title:
In Praise of Virtue. [In Blank Verse.]
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Apostate Woolston lies within this place
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p.42
Poem Title:
Mr. Woolston's Epitaph, Author of the Discourses against the Miracles of our Saviour.
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Britannia's sons have reason to rejoice
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pp.43-45
Poem Title:
Upon the glorious Success of his Majesty's Arms in Scotland, under the Command of his Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland.
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Happy's the man who rightly understands
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pp.57-63
Poem Title:
An Essay on the Four Cardinal Virtues, Viz. Prudence, Temperance, Justice, and Fortitude.
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Deep sunk in down till the gay morning's spent
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p.64
Poem Title:
The Young Gallant.
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