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Poems on several occasions: by His Grace the Duke of Buckingham... And other eminent Hands. [T42637]

DMI number:
348
Aliases
Pope's own miscellany
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1717
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T42637
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW111888887
Shelfmark:
BL C.124.g.3
Full Title:
POEMS | ON | Several Occasions: | BY | [2 cols.] [col. 1][i]His Grace the Duke | of[/i] Buckingham, | [i]Mr[/i]. Wycherly, | [i]Lady[/i] Winchelsea,[/col. 1] [col. 2][i]Sir[/i] Samuel Garth, | N. Rowe, [i]Esq[/i]; | [i]Mrs[/i]. Singer, | Bevil Higgons, [i]Esq[/i];[/col. 2] | And other eminent Hands. | [ornament] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for BERNARD LINTOT between | the [i]Temple-[/i]Gates, 1717.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[8], [1]-192, 177-228, [2].
Bibliographic details:
Sheet *N follows N, and mispagination (i.e. beginning again from 177) occurs at this point.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Table of contents [5pp.], erratum [1p.] Back matter: list of books printed by Bernard Lintot [2pp.]
References:
Case 260 (2) (a)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Poems on several occasions [N20604] [*IR*]
Publication Date:
1717
ESTC No:
N20604
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Reissue
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
(Barnaby) Bernard Lintot [Lintott]
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for BERNARD LINTOT between the Temple-Gates.'
Editor:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
ESTC: 'Including contributions by Alexander Pope; the whole probably edited by him.'
Printer:
William Bowyer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
ESTC: 'Printed by William Bowyer.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
As when great kings with petty princes join
Page No:
pp.1-7
Poem Title:
An Epistle To Mr. Dryden, From Mr. Wycherley. Occasion'd by his Proposal to write a Comedy together.
Attribution:
From Mr. Wycherley
Attributed To:
William Wycherley
First Line:
Shall Cooper's Hill majestic rise in rhyme
Page No:
pp.8-19
Poem Title:
Phoenix-Park.
Attribution:
By Mr. James Ward
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
Since now my Sylvia is as kind as fair
Page No:
pp.20-27
Poem Title:
The Happy Night.
Attribution:
Written by the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Think not my fair tis sin or shame
Page No:
p.28
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Mulgrave]
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Come Pyrrha tell what lover now
Page No:
pp.29-30
Poem Title:
In Imitation of Horace.
Attribution:
By Mr. Ward
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
Fair as Phoebe's silver light
Page No:
pp.31-33
Poem Title:
From Johannes Secundus's Book of Kisses: The sixteenth.
Attribution:
By the same Hand.
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
Be not still kissing me still smiling
Page No:
pp.34-35
Poem Title:
The Ninth.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How is our reason to the future blind
Page No:
pp.36-39
Poem Title:
From the Second Chapter of the Wisdom of Solomon.
Attribution:
By Mr. Ward.
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
My son the instruction that my words impart
Page No:
pp.39-42
Poem Title:
The seventh Chapter of the Proverbs, translated into Verse.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Ward]
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
In what soft language shall my thoughts get free
Page No:
pp.43-48
Poem Title:
Upon the Death of her Husband.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Elizabeth Singer.
Attributed To:
Elizabeth Rowe [nee Singer]
First Line:
When at our house the servants brawl
Page No:
pp.48-49
Poem Title:
Verses made to a Simile of Mr. Pope's.
Attribution:
By Mr. Rowe
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Lay thy flowery garlands by
Page No:
pp.50-52
Poem Title:
Song. For the King's Birth-Day 28th of May 1716.
Attribution:
By Mr. Rowe.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Amphion strikes the vocal lyre
Page No:
p.53
Poem Title:
Upon Nicolini and Valentini's first coming to the House in the Hay-Market.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Rowe]
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
When fame did over the spacious plains
Page No:
p.54
Poem Title:
Anacreontick, to Mr. Gay
Attribution:
by Dr. Garth.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Tired with vain hopes and with complaints as vain
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
Writtten [sic] over a Study; out of Maynard...In English for Sir W. Trumbull
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now blest Antonius free from hopes and fears
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
Sent to Sir Philip Meadows on his Birth-Day...In Imitation of Martial, Book 10. Epig. 23
Attribution:
by Sir William Trumbull.
Attributed To:
Sir William Trumbull
First Line:
See how the wandering Danube flows
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
On the River Danube.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
That all from Adam first begun
Page No:
p.58
Poem Title:
The Old Gentry, out of French.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When first thy muse in tuneful rural strains
Page No:
pp.59-62
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope on his Translation of Homer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two shining maids this happy scene displays
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
To a Lady, with the Tragedy of Cato.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sun that rolls his beamy orb on high
Page No:
pp.63-70
Poem Title:
The forty third Chapter of Ecclesiasticus. Paraphrased.
Attribution:
By Mr. Broome
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
Great god of art whose locks unshaven grow
Page No:
pp.70-72
Poem Title:
To Phoebus. Tibullus Eleg. iv. lib. iv.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
However great whoever you are
Page No:
pp.72-78
Poem Title:
Part of the second Chorus of Seneca's Hercules Oetaeus.
Attribution:
By Mr. James Ward.
Attributed To:
James Ward
First Line:
Twas in this shade
Page No:
pp.79-80
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As gods sometimes descend from heaven and deign
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Of the Lady who could not sleep in a stormy Night.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair charmer cease nor add your tuneful breath
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
Of her singing to a Lute.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The nymph her graces here expressed may find
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
Of her Picture.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah Serenissa from our arms
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
Of her Sickness.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
See how the sun in dusky skies
Page No:
pp.85-86
Poem Title:
Of her walking in a Garden after a Shower.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When love would strike the offending fair
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
Of her Sighing.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How lovely sorrow seems how bright
Page No:
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
Weeping.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Cowley. By the same Hand.[i.e. youth of thirteen]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go tuneful bird forbear to soar
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
Presenting a Lark.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Cowley. By the same Hand.[i.e. youth of thirteen]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail sacred spring whose fruitful stream
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
The River.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Cowley. By the same Hand.[i.e. youth of thirteen]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This racer of the watry plain
Page No:
pp.92-94
Poem Title:
The Fourth Ode Of Catullus. Paraphras'd in the manner of Cowley... On the Boat that carried him into his own Countrey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair soil thou brightest of all isles
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Catullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fairest more white than falling snows
Page No:
pp.96-98
Poem Title:
Lydia Imitated from the Lyric of Corn. Gallus.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thou lovely slave to a rude husband's will
Page No:
pp.99-101
Poem Title:
To the D. of R.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Bright and blooming as the spring
Page No:
pp.101-103
Poem Title:
A Dialogue sung on the Stage between an elderly Shepherd, and a very young Nymph.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Lovers who waste your thoughts and youth
Page No:
pp.103-105
Poem Title:
The Warning.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
In such a cause no muse should fail
Page No:
pp.105-106
Poem Title:
On Don Alonzo's being killed in Portugal upon account of the Infanta in the Year 1683.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Mulgrave].
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Sure I of all men am the first
Page No:
pp.107-109
Poem Title:
On apprehension of loosing for ever what he had newly gained.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Mulgrave].
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Some vex their souls with jealous pain
Page No:
pp.110-111
Poem Title:
The sad Surprize.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Mulgrave].
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Disarmed with so genteel an air
Page No:
pp.111-113
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope, in answer to a Copy of Verses, occasion'd by a little Dispute upon four Lines in the Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
By a Lady of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thy wit in vain the feeble critic gnaws
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
To Mr. Pope.
Attribution:
By Bevil Higgons Esq;
Attributed To:
Bevil Higgons
First Line:
See how firm waters wandring streams inclose
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
From Claudian: On a Globe of Crystal containing Water in it.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How happy he who free from care
Page No:
pp.116-117
Poem Title:
Solitude. An Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Those happy arts from their invention rise
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
Upon the Phenicians Inventors of Letters. From Brebaeuf...Englished
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas at the time when to the morning skies
Page No:
pp.119-122
Poem Title:
Palaemon. A Pastoral.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
All christians and lay elders too
Page No:
pp.123-126
Poem Title:
The Four-legg'd Elder.
Attribution:
By Sir John Berkenhead, Kt.
Attributed To:
Sir John Birkenhead
First Line:
All that have two or but one ear
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
The four-legg'd Quaker.
Attribution:
By Sir John Berkenhead.
Attributed To:
Sir John Birkenhead
First Line:
Apollo I will not implore
Page No:
pp.132-137
Poem Title:
The Monster of Ragusa, as it was seen in the Flying-Post, Feb. 1716, an excellent new Ballad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sure sickness never such beauty wore
Page No:
pp.137-139
Poem Title:
To a young Lady, on her Sickness and Recovery.
Attribution:
By Mr. Broome.
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
Ah cruel hand that could such power employ
Page No:
pp.140-142
Poem Title:
On a Lady's Picture.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Broome].
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
Twas sung of old how one Amphion
Page No:
pp.142-144
Poem Title:
Poverty and Poetry.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Broome]
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
My eyes with floods of tears overflow
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
Courage in Love.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Broome]
Attributed To:
William Broome
First Line:
From peace and softer joys Medusa flies
Page No:
p.147
Poem Title:
Upon a mischievous Woman. An Epigram.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The sompner lewdly hath his prologue told
Page No:
pp.147-151
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Sompners Prologue in Chaucer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
And now unveiled the toilet stands displayed
Page No:
pp.152-154
Poem Title:
Part of the first Canto of the Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Pleased in these lines Belinda you may view
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
To Belinda, on the Rape of the Lock.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The bow she strung and to the head
Page No:
pp.158-159
Poem Title:
Upon Aurelia's shooting at a Deer.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where L--n wouldst thou have me go
Page No:
pp.159-161
Poem Title:
To Aurelia. Addressed to the Ld. L------n.
Attribution:
By the same. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Brunetta would in vain conceal
Page No:
pp.161-162
Poem Title:
To Brunetta.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ask not the world what treasure it has lost
Page No:
p.163
Poem Title:
Upon the Lady S----d after she was dead.
Attribution:
By the same. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Happy Cleora was the time
Page No:
pp.164-166
Poem Title:
Upon Cleora's Marriage and Retirement.
Attribution:
By the same. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sapphires and pearls and choicest gems
Page No:
pp.166-167
Poem Title:
The King's Box to Aurelia.
Attribution:
By the same. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In her own isle the goddess lay
Page No:
pp.168-169
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the same.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If beauteous Kitty boasts a charm
Page No:
pp.170-171
Poem Title:
On a Picture of Mrs. Catherine L----
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Here a poet you behold
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
Written by the Earl of Mulgrave to be put under his own Picture.
Attribution:
Written by the Earl of Mulgrave.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Now blow ye Southern winds with full release
Page No:
pp.172-179
Poem Title:
An Invocation to the southern Winds inscrib'd to the right honourable Charles Earl of Winchelsea at his Arrival in London, after having been long detained on the coast of Holland.
Attribution:
By the honourable Mrs Finch.
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
Think not a partial fondness swayed my mind
Page No:
pp.180-184
Poem Title:
An Epistle to the honourable Mrs. Thynne, persuading her to have a Statue made of her youngest Daughter, now Lady Brooke.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [i.e. Finch]
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
How is it in this chilling time
Page No:
pp.185-189
Poem Title:
On a double Stock July-flower, full blown in January, presented to me by the Countess of Ferrers.
Attribution:
By the right honourable the Lady Winchelsea
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
A toad just crawling up to town
Page No:
pp.190-177
Poem Title:
The Toad undrest.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Winchilsea]
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
A masty of our English breed
Page No:
pp.178-181
Poem Title:
The Mastif and Curs, A Fable inscrib'd to Mr. Pope.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Winchilsea].
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
A man whose house had taken fire
Page No:
pp.181-183
Poem Title:
A Fable.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Winchilsea]
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]
First Line:
Far in that glade where the delighted sight
Page No:
pp.184-192
Poem Title:
On Buckingham-House in St. James's Park. Written in the year 1704.
Attribution:
By Mr. Buckeredge.
Attributed To:
Baynbrigg Buckeridge
First Line:
Whither is Roman justice gone
Page No:
pp.193-195
Poem Title:
First Chorus.
Attribution:
by the present Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Lo to prevent this mighty empire's doom
Page No:
pp.195-196
Poem Title:
Second Chorus.
Attribution:
by the present Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Tell oh tell me whence arise
Page No:
pp.197-198
Poem Title:
After much Thunder and Lightning. Two Aerial Spirits. Third Chorus.
Attribution:
by the present Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
What dismal curse has providence
Page No:
pp.199-200
Poem Title:
Fourth Chorus.
Attribution:
by the present Duke of Buckingham
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Dark is the maze poor mortals tread
Page No:
pp.200-202
Poem Title:
Chorus after the first Act.
Attribution:
Written by the same Hand [i.e. Buckingham], in the Year 1708
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Our vows thus cheerfully we sing
Page No:
pp.202-204
Poem Title:
Chorus of Soldiers after the fourth Act
Attribution:
Written by the same Hand [i.e. Buckingham], in the Year 1708
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Whoever thou art whom this fair statue charms
Page No:
pp.205-209
Poem Title:
On the Statue of Cleopatra, made into a Fountain by Leo the Tenth. Translated from the Latin of Count Castiglione. Cleopatra speaks.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He who beneath thy sheltering wing resides
Page No:
pp.209-211
Poem Title:
Psalm xci.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At length my soul thy fruitless hopes give over
Page No:
pp.212-213
Poem Title:
Stanzas. From the french of Malherbe.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O thou whose all creating hands sustain
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
From Boetius, de cons. Philos.
Attribution:
By the same Hand. [preceding poem unattributed]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wretched mankind void both of strength and skill
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
On the Deity.
Attribution:
By the present Duke of Buckingham.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Tis said that favourite mankind
Page No:
pp.218-227
Poem Title:
An Ode on Brutus.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Buckingham]
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
When Caesar fell he braved each killing wound
Page No:
p.228
Poem Title:
The Fall of Caesar.
Attribution:
By the Honourable Mrs. Finch.
Attributed To:
Anne Finch [nee Kingsmill]