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Poems on several occasions with Valentinian [T95236]

DMI number:
151
Publication Date:
1710
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T95236
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW111647661
Shelfmark:
BOD 12 THETA 1256
Full Title:
POEMS | ON | Several Occasions: | WITH | Valentinian; | A | TRAGEDY. | [i]To which is added[/i], | ADVICE to a PAINTER. | [rule] | Written by the Right Honourable | [i]JOHN[/i], late Earl of [i]Rochester[/i]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: | Printed by [i]H. Hills[/i], and Sold by the Book- | sellers of [i]London[/i] and [i]Westminster[/i], 1710.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse, Miscellany dominated by poet, and Probably not a miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[i-ii] iii-xiv [2], 1-167 [1] pp.
Comments:
QUERY: is this a miscellany? Contents: 'Alexander Bendo's Bill' pp. 59-67; 'Valentinian' pp. [69-76] 77-162.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface pp.iii-vii; Prefatory poem on Rochester's death pp. viii-xiv; table of contents [2pp]. End matter: Catalogue of Poems, &c. Printed and Sold by Henry Hills [p.168].
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Poems on several occasions with Valentinian [T95235]
Publication Date:
1705
ESTC No:
T95235
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
Poems, &c. on several occasions with Valentinian a tragedy [ESTC R1390]
Publication Date:
1691
ESTC No:
R1390
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Poems, &c. on several occasions with Valentinian a tragedy [ESTC R35149]
Publication Date:
1696
ESTC No:
R35149
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Related People
Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Printer:
Henry Hills
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed by H. Hills, and Sold by the Book-sellers of London and Westminster.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
Mourn all ye groves in darker shades be seen
Page No:
pp.viii-xiv
Poem Title:
A Pastoral, In Imitation of the Greek of Moschus; Bewailing the Death of the Earl of Rochester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all the creatures in the world that be
Page No:
p.v
Poem Title:
[A Monsieur M-- Docteur de Sorb. ('De tous les Animeux qui s'elevent dans l'Air')] In English
Attribution:
By Mr. Oldham.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Were I who to my cost already am
Page No:
p.vi
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By my Lord Rochester thus.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Prithee now fond fool give over
Page No:
pp.1-3
Poem Title:
A Dialogue between Strephon and Daphne.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
There sighs not on the plain
Page No:
pp.4-6
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Dialogue between Alexis and Strephon. Written at the Bath, in the Year 1674.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
All things submit themselves to your command
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
The Advice.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Celia that faithful servant you disown
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
The Discovery.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Love bid me hope and I obeyed
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
Woman's Honour. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
An age in her embraces passed
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
The Mistress. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The utmost grace the Greeks could show
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
Grecian Kindness. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Absent from thee I languish still
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
What cruel pains Corinna takes
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
To Corinna. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Ancient person for whom I
Page No:
pp.13-14
Poem Title:
A Song of a Young Lady, To Her Ancient Lover.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Phillis be gentler I advise
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Such perfect bliss fair Chloris we
Page No:
p.15
Poem Title:
To a Lady, in a Letter.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
All my past life is mine no more
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
Love and Life. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
How blessed was the created state
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
The Fall. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
While on those lovely looks I gaze
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Love a woman you're an ass
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
To this moment a rebel I throw down my arms
Page No:
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tis not that I am weary grown
Page No:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
Upon his Leaving his Mistress.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Vulcan contrive me such a cup
Page No:
pp.20-21
Poem Title:
Upon Drinking in a Bowl.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
As Chloris full of harmless thoughts
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Give me leave to rail at you
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Nothing adds to your fond fire
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Answer.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Fair Chloris in a pig-sty lay
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
A Song, to Chloris.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
I cannot change as others do
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
Constancy. A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
My dear mistress has a heart
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
A Song.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Chloe by your command in verse I write
Page No:
pp.26-33
Poem Title:
A Letter from Artemisia in the Town, to Chloe in the Country.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Dear friend | I hear this town does so abound
Page No:
pp.33-36
Poem Title:
An Epistolary Essay, from M.G. to O.B. Upon their Mutual Poems.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Were I who to my cost already am
Page No:
pp.36-41
Poem Title:
A Satyr against Mankind.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
As some brave admiral in former war
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
The Maim'd Debauchee.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Nothing thou elder brother even to shade
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Upon Nothing.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The gods by right of nature must possess
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
[Lucretius, in his first book, has these lines. ('Omnis enim per se Divum Natura necesse est')] Thus Translated.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
O love how cold and slow to take my part
Page No:
pp.47-49
Poem Title:
The Ninth Elegy, in the Second Book of Ovid's Amours, Translated. To Love.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
After death nothing is and nothing death
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
The latter End of the Chorus of the Second Act of Seneca's Troas, Translated.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Virtue's triumphant shrine who dost engage
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
To His Sacred Majesty, on His Restoration, in the Year 1660. (Written at Twelve Years old.)
Attribution:
Rochester Wadh. Coll.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Respite great queen your just and hasty fears
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
To Her Sacred Majesty, the Queen-Mother, on the Death of Mary, Princess of Orange. (Written at Twelve Years old.)
Attribution:
Rochester, of Wadham College
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Some few from wit have this true maxim got
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
An Epilogue.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
As charms are nonsense nonsense seems a charm
Page No:
pp.55-56
Poem Title:
Epilogue.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Wit has of late took up a trick t'appear
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
A Prologue, Spoken at the Court at White-Hall, before King Charles II. By the Lady Elizabeth Howard.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
With that assurance we today address
Page No:
[2pp.]
Poem Title:
Prologue, Spoken by Mrs. Cook, the First Day.
Attribution:
Written by Mrs. Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Tis not your easiness to give applause
Page No:
[2pp.]
Poem Title:
Prologue to Valentinian. Spoken by Mrs Cook, the Second Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now would you have me rail swell and look big
Page No:
[2pp.]
Poem Title:
Prologue, Intended for Valentinian, To be Spoken by Mrs. Barrey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis well the scene is laid remote from hence
Page No:
p.162
Poem Title:
Epilogue;
Attribution:
Written by a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Spread a large canvas painter to contain
Page No:
pp.163-166
Poem Title:
Advice to a painter, &c.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Great Charles who full of mercy wouldst command
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
To the King.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot