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A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands [vol 1] [T116245] [ecco]

DMI number:
1122
Publication Date:
1770
Volume Number:
1 of 4
ESTC number:
T116245
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112092927
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | COLLECTION | OF | POEMS | IN FOUR VOLUMES. | BY | SEVERAL HANDS. | [ornament] | LONDON: | Printed for G. PEARCH, No. 12, CHEAPSIDE. | M.DCC.LXX.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Half title: [ornamental rule] | A | COLLECTION of POEMS. | THE SECOND EDITION. | VOL. I. | [ornamental rule]
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: advertisement pp. i-iii. Back matter: Index [4pp]
References:
Harold Forster, Supplements to Dodsley's Collection of Poems (Oxford Bibliographical Society, Oxford, 1980).
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1783
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N14969
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1770
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1770
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1770
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First Line:
Ah why this boding start this sudden pain
Page No:
pp.1-13
Poem Title:
Abelard to Eloisa.
Attribution:
By Mr. Cawthorne, Master of Tunbridge-School.
Attributed To:
James Cawthorn
First Line:
The festive roar of laughter the warm glow
Page No:
pp.13-22
Poem Title:
Death
Attribution:
By Charles Emily, Esq;
Attributed To:
Charles Emily
First Line:
Welcome to light adventurous pair
Page No:
pp.23-43
Poem Title:
A Descriptive Poem: Addressed To Two Ladies, At Their Return From Viewing The Mines Near Whitehaven.
Attribution:
By Dr. Dalton.
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
My lord | What is nobility you wish to know
Page No:
pp.43-53
Poem Title:
Epistle To The Right Honble. the Lord Viscount Beauchamp. Written in the Year MDCCXXXV-VI.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Dalton]
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
You ask me madam if the muse
Page No:
pp.54-64
Poem Title:
Epistle To The Right Honble. the Countess of Hertford, At Percy Lodge: Written In The Year MDCCXLIV.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Dalton]
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
When stately structures Lowther grace
Page No:
pp.64-67
Poem Title:
Some Thoughts On Building and Planting, To Sir James Lowther, Bart. Of Lowther-Hall.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Dalton]
Attributed To:
John Dalton
First Line:
O under various sacred names adored
Page No:
pp.68-70
Poem Title:
The Hymn of Cleanthes.
Attribution:
By Gilbert West, Esq;
Attributed To:
Gilbert West
First Line:
Not wrapped in smoky London's sulphurous clouds
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
Inscription On A Summer-House Belonging To Gilbert West, Esq; At Wickham In Kent.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. West]
Attributed To:
Gilbert West
First Line:
When sleep's all soothing hand with fetters soft
Page No:
pp.71-76
Poem Title:
The House of Superstition. A Vision.
Attribution:
By Mr. Denton.
Attributed To:
Thomas Denton
First Line:
Ah stay thy wand oblivious over my eyes
Page No:
pp.77-81
Poem Title:
Elegy I.
Attribution:
By Mr. Delap.
Attributed To:
John Delap
First Line:
How blithe the flowery graces of the spring
Page No:
pp.81-84
Poem Title:
To Sickness. Elegy.
Attribution:
By Mr. Delap.
Attributed To:
John Delap
First Line:
The sable queen of shades retires
Page No:
pp.84-87
Poem Title:
Ode to Liberty.
Attribution:
By Mr. Hudson.
Attributed To:
Thomas Hudson
First Line:
Where art thou fancy visionary maid
Page No:
pp.88-91
Poem Title:
Ode To Fancy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hudson]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let who will climb the towery steep
Page No:
pp.91-94
Poem Title:
Ode on True Greatness.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Hudson].
Attributed To:
Thomas Hudson
First Line:
Soul of the world first mover say
Page No:
pp.94-97
Poem Title:
Ode to Concord.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Hudson]
Attributed To:
Thomas Hudson
First Line:
Fair morn ascends soft zephyrs wing
Page No:
pp.97-100
Poem Title:
A Fragment.
Attribution:
By Mr. Mallet.
Attributed To:
David Mallet
First Line:
O crowned with honour blessed with length of days
Page No:
pp.101-104
Poem Title:
On The Death Of Lady Anson. Addressed To The Earl of Hardwicke, Her Father, 1761.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mallet]
Attributed To:
David Mallet
First Line:
Far in the windings of a vale
Page No:
pp.104-108
Poem Title:
Edwin And Emma.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Mallet]
Attributed To:
David Mallet
First Line:
In the full prospect yonder hill commands
Page No:
pp.108-114
Poem Title:
An Elegy on a Pile of Ruins
Attribution:
By J. Cunningham.
Attributed To:
John Cunningham
First Line:
Friend to the gloomy shade of night
Page No:
pp.115-119
Poem Title:
Ode to Sleep.
Attribution:
By Mr. H--.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
And wilt thou Romeo still maintain
Page No:
pp.120-123
Poem Title:
Ode on Beauty. To ******.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mr. H-]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Say goddess wilt thou never smile
Page No:
pp.124-133
Poem Title:
Ode to Taste.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Mr. H-]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While you mid spring's gay months deplore
Page No:
pp.133-138
Poem Title:
Ode To The Right Honourable the Lady ****, On The Death Of Her Son.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Mr. H-]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In aunciente days tradition shows
Page No:
pp.139-142
Poem Title:
Slander: Or, The Witch of Wokey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Behold yon new born infant grieved
Page No:
pp.142-143
Poem Title:
The Ignorance of Man.
Attribution:
By James Merrick, M. A.
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Placed on the verge of youth my mind
Page No:
pp.144-147
Poem Title:
The Trials of Virtue.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
If mortal hands thy peace destroy
Page No:
pp.147-148
Poem Title:
Verses Written Originally In The Persic Language.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
God of my health whose tender care
Page No:
pp.148-151
Poem Title:
A Hymn.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Father of all whose seat of rest
Page No:
pp.152-152
Poem Title:
The Lord's Prayer Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Merrick]
Attributed To:
James Merrick
First Line:
Have my friends in the town in the gay busy town
Page No:
pp.153-154
Poem Title:
An Epistle To A Friend In Town.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dyer.
Attributed To:
John Dyer
First Line:
Come melancholy silent power
Page No:
pp.154-157
Poem Title:
Ode to Melancholy.
Attribution:
By Miss Carter.
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
With restless agitations tossed
Page No:
pp.158-159
Poem Title:
Ode.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
Let coward guilt with pallid fear
Page No:
pp.160-161
Poem Title:
Written At Midnight In A Thunder Storm.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
How sweet the calm of this sequestered shore
Page No:
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
To --
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
Thou restless fluctuating deep
Page No:
pp.164-165
Poem Title:
Written Extempore On The Sea Shore.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
Where are those hours on rosy pinions borne
Page No:
pp.165-166
Poem Title:
To Mrs. --.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
Narcissa still through every varying name
Page No:
pp.167-169
Poem Title:
To --. Occasioned By An Ode Written By Mrs. Philips.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
While night in solemn shade invests the pole
Page No:
pp.170-172
Poem Title:
A Night-Piece
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Carter]
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Carter
First Line:
Come fair Dorinda and while beauty glows
Page No:
pp.172-189
Poem Title:
The Power of Beauty.
Attribution:
By ---
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hence pestilential Mars
Page No:
pp.190-195
Poem Title:
Il Pacifico. Written On The Conclusion Of The Peace Of Aix-La-Chapelle, MDCCXLVIII.
Attribution:
By Mr. Mason
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Take holy earth all that my soul holds dear
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
On The Death Of His Wife.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Mason]
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Ere yet ingenuous youth thy steps retire
Page No:
pp.197-200
Poem Title:
Elegy To A Young Nobleman Leaving The University. MDCCLIII.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mason]
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
Far from her hallowed grot where mildly bright
Page No:
pp.200-204
Poem Title:
Isis. An Elegy. MDCCXLVIII.
Attribution:
By the Same. [i.e. Mason]
Attributed To:
William Mason
First Line:
On closing flowers when genial gales diffuse
Page No:
pp.205-213
Poem Title:
The Triumph Of Isis. Occasioned By The Foregoing Poem.
Attribution:
By Dr. Thomas Warton.
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
His country's hope when now the blooming heir
Page No:
pp.214-223
Poem Title:
Newmarket. A Satire.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
So stream the sorrows that embalm the brave
Page No:
pp.223-227
Poem Title:
On The Death Of King George The Second, And Accession Of King George The Third. Addressed To William Pitt, Esq. Being The Concluding Copy of Oxford Verses.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
When first the kingdom to thy virtues due
Page No:
pp.227-230
Poem Title:
On The Marriage Of King George The Third And Queen Charlotte...To The Queen.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
Imperial dome of Edward wise and brave
Page No:
pp.231-234
Poem Title:
On The Birth Of George Prince of Wales. Written After An Installation At Windsor, MDCCLXII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
Where shall the muse that on the sacred shell
Page No:
pp.235-241
Poem Title:
Ode For Music. Performed At The Theatre In Oxford, On The Second Of July, MDCCLI, Being The Anniversary Appointed By The Late Lord Crew, Bishop of Durham, For The Commemoration Of Benefactors To The University.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Warton]
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
What means this awful sight why round me shine
Page No:
pp.242-252
Poem Title:
The Charge of Cyrus The Great.
Attribution:
By Richard Onely, M. A.
Attributed To:
Richard Onely
First Line:
Stern winter hence with all his train removes
Page No:
pp.253-256
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written At The Approach Of Spring.
Attribution:
By John Scott, Esq.
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Farewell the pleasant violet scented shade
Page No:
pp.260-264
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written In The Harvest.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
The sun far southward bends his annual way
Page No:
pp.265-268
Poem Title:
Elegy. Written At The Approach Of Winter.
Attribution:
By The Same. [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Almighty power amazing are thy ways
Page No:
p.269
Poem Title:
Hymn From Psalm VIII.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Scott]
Attributed To:
John Scott
First Line:
Hence iron sceptred winter haste
Page No:
pp.270-281
Poem Title:
Ode On The Approach Of Summer.
Attribution:
By --
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The diamond's and the ruby's blaze
Page No:
pp.281-282
Poem Title:
True Beauty
Attribution:
By Dr. Fordyce.
Attributed To:
James Fordyce
First Line:
Virtue stern tutress hail
Page No:
pp.282-284
Poem Title:
Aristotle's Paean To Virtue Imitation.
Attribution:
By Mr. Shepherd.
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Over midnight glass or by the fair
Page No:
pp.284-286
Poem Title:
Ode To Ambition.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shepherd]
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Expatiate long in nice debate
Page No:
pp.287-289
Poem Title:
Ode To The Atheist.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shepherd]
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Remote from those enchanting bowers
Page No:
pp.289-291
Poem Title:
Ode To Melancholy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shepherd]
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Beneath yon chain of barren rocks
Page No:
pp.292-294
Poem Title:
Ode On Envy.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shepherd]
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Hence meagre pale disease
Page No:
pp.294-298
Poem Title:
Ode To Health.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Shepherd]
Attributed To:
Richard Shepherd
First Line:
Oft I've implored the gods in vain
Page No:
pp.298-301
Poem Title:
Prayer For Indifference.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Greville.
Attributed To:
Frances Greville [nee Macartney]
First Line:
Without preamble to my friend
Page No:
pp.301-304
Poem Title:
The Fairy's Answer To Mrs. Greville.
Attribution:
By The Countess Of C--
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah what avails the lengthening mead
Page No:
pp.305-307
Poem Title:
The Man Of Sorrow.
Attribution:
By Mr. Greville.
Attributed To:
Fulke Greville
First Line:
Yes to the sages be it told
Page No:
pp.308-310
Poem Title:
The Man of Pleasure.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Greville]
Attributed To:
Fulke Greville
First Line:
Kind companion of my youth
Page No:
p.311
Poem Title:
Verses Sent By Lord Melcombe To Dr. Young, Not Long Before His Lordship's Death.
Attribution:
Sent By Lord Melcombe
Attributed To:
George Bubb Dodington
First Line:
While rosy wreaths the goblet deck
Page No:
p.312
Poem Title:
Verses Under The Busto Of Comus In A Buffet At Hammersmith. E August MDCCL.
Attribution:
By The Same [i.e. Dodington]
Attributed To:
George Bubb Dodington
First Line:
Ye patriot crowds who burn for England's fame
Page No:
pp.313-314
Poem Title:
Prologue Spoken By Mr. Garrick, April V. MDCCL. Before The Masque Of Comus, Acted At Drury-Lane, For The Benefit Of Milton's Grand-Daughter.
Attribution:
By Samuel Johnson, LL. D.
Attributed To:
Samuel Johnson
First Line:
By his hall chimney where in rusty grate
Page No:
pp.315-319
Poem Title:
The 'Squire And The Parson. An Eclogue.
Attribution:
By S. J. Esq.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On the banks of that crystalline stream
Page No:
pp.320-324
Poem Title:
Allen and Ella. A Fragment.
Attribution:
By --
Attributed To:
Not attributed