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Poems on affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26563]

DMI number:
1723
Publication Date:
1697
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R26563
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Full Title:
POEMS | ON | [g]Affairs of State:[/g] | FROM | The Time of [i]Oliver Cromwell,[/i] to the | Abdication of K. [i]James[/i] the Second. | [i]Written by the greatest Wits of the Age.[/i] | VIZ. | [2 columns] [/column 1] Duke of [i]Buckingham,[/i] | Earl of [i]Rochester,[/i] | Lord [i]Bu-----st,[/i] | Sir [i]John Denham, | Andrew Marvell,[/i] Esq; [/column] | [column 2] Mr. [i]Milton,[/i] | Mr. [i]Dryden,[/i] | Mr. [i]Sprat,[/i] | Mr. [i]Waller.[/i] | Mr. [i]Ayloffe,[/i] &c. | [rule] | With some Miscellany Poems by the same: | Most whereof never before Printed. | [rule] | [i]Now carefully examined with the Originals, and | Published without any Castration.[/i] | [rule] | Printed in the Year 1697.
Place of Publication:
[London]
Genres:
Political miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
p. A3v has the note: 'By mistake of the Printer, the Running Titles of the Sheet G, (viz) from p. 81 to 96 are printed wrong; and should have been printed, Poems on State Affairs, instead of State Poems Continued.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: 1) 'The Preface.' pp. A2r-A3v. 2) 'The Index.' pp. A4r-A4v. END MATTER: 1) 'Advertisement.' p. 268.
References:
NCBEL 340 (1697)
Content/Publication
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Algernon Sidney fills this tomb
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Poem Title:
An Epitaph.
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Apollo concerned to see the transgressions
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Poem Title:
The Session of the Poets, to the Tune of Cook Lawrel.
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As restless on my bed one night I lay
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Poem Title:
The Battle-Royal: A Dream, 1687.
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As the other night in bed I thinking lay
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Poem Title:
The Dream of the Cabal: A Prophetick Satyr. Anno 1672.
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As when proud Lucifer aimed at a throne
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The Parallel, 1682.
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Chaste pious prudent Charles the second
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Poem Title:
This History of Insipids; A Lampoon, 1676.
Attribution:
By the Lord Roch---r.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Clarendon had law and sense
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Poem Title:
On the Young Statesmen.
Attribution:
By J. Dryden, 1680.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
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Cursed be the timorous fool whose feeble mind
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Poem Title:
The True Englishman, 1686.
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Fair royal maid permit a youth undone
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Poem Title:
Bajazet to Gloriana, 1683/4
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From the blessed regions of eternal day
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Poem Title:
The Lord Lucas's Ghost, 1687.
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From the dark Stygian lake I come
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Poem Title:
Marvil's Ghost.
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By Mr. Jo. Ayloffe.
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
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Here lies the sacred bones
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Poem Title:
Upon his House.
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Here uninterred suspends though not to save
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Poem Title:
An Epitaph upon Felton, who was hang'd in Chains for Murdering the Old Duke of Buckingham: Written by the late Duke of Buckingham.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
George Villiers
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Here's a house to be let
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Poem Title:
The Parliament-House to be Lett, 1678.
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Not attributed
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How dull and how insensible a beast
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Poem Title:
An Essay upon Satyr
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By J. Dr--en, Esquire.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
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Husband thou dull and unpitied miscreant
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Poem Title:
A Satyr against Marriage, by the same.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
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I have too long endured her guilty scorn
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Poem Title:
Upon an undeserving and ungrateful Mistress, whom he could not help loving. Being a Paraphrastical Translation of Ovid's Tenth Elegy. Lib. 3. Amorum.
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I've heard the muses were still soft and kind
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Poem Title:
Advice to Apollo, 1678.
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In the isle of Great Britain long since famous known
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Poem Title:
On King Charles, by the Earl of Rochester, For which he was banish'd the Court and turn'd Mountebank.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
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Methinks I see you newly risen
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Poem Title:
Portsmouth's Looking-Glass.
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By the Lord Roch---r.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
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Mortality would be too frail to hear
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Poem Title:
Upon the Excerable Murder of the Honourable Arthur Earl of Essex.
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Near Holbourne lies a park of great renown
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Poem Title:
On the Three Dukes killing the Beadle on Sunday Morning, Febr. the 26th, 1670/1.
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Now the reformer of the court and stage
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Poem Title:
Addenda. In Opposition to Mr. Dryden's Essay on Satyr. 1680.
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Once how I doted on this jilting town
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Poem Title:
The Town Life.
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Once more a father and a son falls out
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Poem Title:
On the Prince's going to England, with an Army to restore the Government, 1688.
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Pride lust ambition and the people's hate
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Poem Title:
On the Lord Chancellor He--e's Disgrace and Banishment, by King Charles II.
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R H they say is gone to sea
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Poem Title:
On his Royal Highness's Voyage beyond Sea. March 3d. 1678.
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Not attributed
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Since now my Sylvia is as kind as fair
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Poem Title:
The Perfect Enjoyment
Attribution:
By the E--- of R----.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Since the united cunning of the stage
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Poem Title:
A Satyr on the modern Translators. Odi imitatores servum pecus, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. P---r.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Since there are some that with me see the state
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Poem Title:
The Impartial Trimmer. 1682.
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Not attributed
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Since to restrain our joys that ill but rude
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Poem Title:
Instruction to his Mistress how to behave her self at Supper with her Husband, 1682.
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The rabble hates the gentry fear
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Poem Title:
The Rabble. 1680.
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Not attributed
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Tired with the noisome follies of the age
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Poem Title:
Rochester's Farewell, 1680.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
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Tis well he's gone O had he never been
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Poem Title:
An Answer to Mr. Waller's Poem on Oliver's Death, called the Storm.
Attribution:
Written by Sir W--- G---n.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Twere folly for ever
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Poem Title:
A New Song of the Times, 1683.
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What art thou O thou new found pain
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Poem Title:
Desire. A Pindaric.
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What should I ask my friends which best would be
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Poem Title:
Cato's Answer to Libanius, when he advis'd him to go and consult the Oracle of Jupiter Hamon; translated out of the 9th. Book of Lucan, beginning at quid quin Labiene jubes, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Ayloffe.
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
First Line:
What strepitantious noise is it that sounds
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Poem Title:
The Brazen-Head, 1688.
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Not attributed
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When Clarendon had discerned beforehand
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Poem Title:
Clarindon's House-Warming: Printed formerly with the Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
Writ by an unknown hand.
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Not attributed
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While with a strong and yet a gentle hand
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pp. 1-6
Poem Title:
A Panegyrick on O. Cromwell, and his Victories.
Attribution:
By E.Waller, Esq.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
And now 'tis time for their officious haste
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pp. 6-11
Poem Title:
Heroick Stanza's, on the late Usurper Oliver Cromwell: Written after his Funeral
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis true great name thou art secure
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pp. 13-23
Poem Title:
To the happy Memory of the late Usurper, Oliver Cromwell.
Attribution:
By Mr. Sprat of Oxon, Pindarick Odes.
Attributed To:
Thomas Sprat
First Line:
We must resign heaven his great soul does claim
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pp. 23-4
Poem Title:
Upon the late Storm, and Death of the late Usurper Oliver Cromwell ensuing the same.
Attribution:
By Mr. Waller.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Nay painter if thou darest design that fight
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pp. 24-33
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter concerning the Dutch War
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham, 1667.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Imperial prince king of the seas and isles
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p. 33
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Sandwich in Spain now and the Duke in love
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pp. 34-45
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
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Great prince and so much greater as more wise
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pp. 45-6
Poem Title:
To the King
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
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Not attributed
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Draw England ruined by what was given before
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pp. 46-9
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Painter where was't thy former work did cease
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pp. 50-4
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
After two sittings now our lady state
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pp. 54-78
Poem Title:
The last Instructions to a Painter, about the Dutch Wars, 1667.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell, Esq.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
So his bold tube man to the sun applied
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pp. 78-9
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
By A. M.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Of the old heroes when the warlike shades
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pp. 79-84
Poem Title:
The Loyal Scot. By Cleaveland's Ghost, upon the Death of Captain Douglas, burnt on his Ship at Chatham.
Attribution:
By A. M.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Ah Raleigh when thou didst thy breath resign
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pp. 84-9
Poem Title:
Britannia and Raleigh.
Attribution:
By A. Marvel, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Spread a large canvas painter to contain
Page No:
pp. 89-2
Poem Title:
Advice to a Painter.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
For faults and follies London's doom shall fix
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p. 92-4
Poem Title:
Nostradamus's Prophecy.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Great Charles who full of mercy wouldst command
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p. 92
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
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It happened in the twilight of the day
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pp. 94-7
Poem Title:
Sir Edmundbury Godfrey's Ghost.
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Not attributed
First Line:
Of a tall stature and of sable hue
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pp. 97-101
Poem Title:
An Historical Poem.
Attribution:
By A. Marvel, Esq;.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
When Hodge had numbered up how many score
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pp. 102-6
Poem Title:
Hodges's Vision from the Monument, December, 1675.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
We read in profane and sacred records
Page No:
pp. 106-12
Poem Title:
A Dialogue between two Horses.
Attribution:
By Andrew Marvell, Esq; 1674.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
The londoners gent to the king do present
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pp. 112-15
Poem Title:
On the Lord Mayor and Court of Alderman, presenting the late King and Duke of York each with a Copy of their Freedoms, Anno Dom. 1674.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell, Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Painter once more thy pencil reassume
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pp. 115-17
Poem Title:
Farther Instructions to a Painter, 1670.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
When daring Blood his rent to have regained
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p. 115
Poem Title:
On Blood's Stealing the Crown.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
Whither O whither wander I forlorn
Page No:
pp. 117-22
Poem Title:
Oceana. & Britannia.
Attribution:
By A. Marvell. Esq;
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell
First Line:
While lazy prelates leaned their mitred heads
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pp. 1223
Poem Title:
On his Excellent Friend Mr. Anth. Marvell, 1677.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Under this stone does lie
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pp. 123-5
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on the Lord Fairfax.
Attribution:
By the Duke of Buckingham.
Attributed To:
George Villiers
First Line:
Whenever tyrants fall the air
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pp. 125-7
Poem Title:
An Essay upon the Earl of Shaftsbury's Death.
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Not attributed
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Tis strange that you to whom I've long been known
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pp. 128-31
Poem Title:
A Satyr in Answer to a Friend. 1682.
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The free born English generous and wise
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p. 131
Poem Title:
A Character of the English. In Allusion to Tacit. de Vit. Agric.
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Not attributed
First Line:
As Colin drove his sheep along
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pp. 132-5
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
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First Line:
The groans dear Armstrong which the world employ
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pp. 135-6
Poem Title:
Sir Tho. Armstrong's Ghost.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever looks about and minds things well
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pp. 136-7
Poem Title:
The Royal Game: or, A Princely new Play found in a Dream, &c. 1672. | Prologue.
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Not attributed
First Line:
In Milford lane near to St Clement's steeple
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pp.201-203
Poem Title:
The Duel of the Crabs
Attribution:
By the Lord B---st.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
When plate was at pawn and fob at an ebb
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pp.251-253
Poem Title:
Royal Resolutions
Attribution:
By A. Marvell, Esq.
Attributed To:
Andrew Marvell