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Poems, &c. on several occasions with Valentinian a tragedy [ESTC R35149]

DMI number:
1707
Publication Date:
1696
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R35149
EEBO/ECCO link:
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Shelfmark:
EEBO - BOD
Full Title:
POEMS, | (&c.) | On Several Occasions: | WITH | Valentinian; | A | TRAGEDY. | [rule] | WRITTEN | By the Right Honourable | JOHN | LATE | Earl of ROCHESTER. | [rule] | [i] LONDON: [/i] | Printed for [i] Jacob Tonson [/i], at the [i] Judge's-Head [/i], near | the [i] Inner-Temple-Gate [/i] in [i] Fleetstreet [/i], 1696.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of literary verse, Collection including prose, Collection including drama, and Probably not a miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[i-x], i-xv, [i-vii], 1-151, [i-ix], 161-224 pp.
Bibliographic details:
Separate title-page for 'Valentinian: A Tragedy', p.iii Valentinian: | A | TRAGEDY. | ACTED | [i] At the [/i] Theatre-Royal. | [rule] | Written by | JOHN | LATE | Earl of ROCHESTER. | [rule] | [i] LONDON: [/i] | Printed for [i] Jacob Tonson [/i], at the [i] Judge's Head [/i], near | the [i] Inner-Temple-Gate [/i] in [i] Fleetstreet [/i], 1696.
Comments:
Poems pp.1-134 are presented as the work of 'John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester' and have been collected as 'Poems, &c. on Several Occasions'. Prose: 'To all Gentleman, Ladies, and Others, Whether of City, Town, or Country, Alexander Bendo Wisheth all Health and Prosperity', pp.135-51. Drama: 'Valentinian: A Tragedy', pp.161-223.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: (1) 'The Preface to the Reader' (2) 'The Table'
References:
NCBEL 340 (1696)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Poems on several occasions with Valentinian [T95235]
Publication Date:
1705
ESTC No:
T95235
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Poems on several occasions with Valentinian [T95236]
Publication Date:
1710
ESTC No:
T95236
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
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:
Related People
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for Jacob Tonson'.
Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Mourn all ye groves in darker shades be seen
Page No:
pp.ii-xv
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.i
Poem Title:
A Monsieur M-
Attribution:
Mr. Oldham
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Prithee now fond fool give over
Page No:
pp.1-6
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.7-12
Poem Title:
A Pastoral Dialogue Between Alexis and Strephon
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
All things submit themselves to your command
Page No:
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
The Advice
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Celia that faithful servant you disown
Page No:
pp.16-18
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:
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
Womans Honour. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The utmost grace the Greeks could show
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
Grecian Kindness. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
An age in her embraces passed
Page No:
pp.22-24
Poem Title:
The Mistress. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Absent from thee I languish still
Page No:
pp.25-26
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
What cruel pains Corinna takes
Page No:
pp.27-28
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.29-30
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:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Such perfect bliss fair Chloris we
Page No:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
To a Lady: In a Letter
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
How blessed was the created state
Page No:
pp.36-37
Poem Title:
The Fall. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
All my past life is mine no more
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
Love and Life. A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
While on those lovely looks I gaze
Page No:
pp.40-41
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:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
A Song
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
To this moment a rebel I threw down my arms
Page No:
pp.43-45
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.46-47
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.48-49
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:
pp.50-51
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:
pp.52-53
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.53-55
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.56-58
Poem Title:
A Song. To Cloris
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
I cannot change as others do
Page No:
pp.59-60
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:
p.61
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.62-79
Poem Title:
A Letter from Artemisia in the Town, To Cloe 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.78-85
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.86-96
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.97-100
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.101-05
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.106
Poem Title:
Lucretius, in his Book, has these Lines
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.108-14
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:
pp.116-17
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:
pp.118-19
Poem Title:
To His Sacred Majesty, On His Restoration, In the Year 1660.
Attribution:
Rochester. Wadh. Coll.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Respite great queen your just and hasty fears
Page No:
pp.121-24
Poem Title:
To Her Sacred Majesty, The Queen-Mother, On the Death of Mary Princess of Orange
Attribution:
Rochester, of Wadham College
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Some few from wit have this true maxim got
Page No:
pp.125-26
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.127-30
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.131-34
Poem Title:
A Prologue Spoken at the Court at White-Hall, Before K. Charles II. By the Lady Elizabeth Howard
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Tis well the scene is laid remote from hence
Page No:
p.224
Poem Title:
Epilogue
Attribution:
A Person of Quality
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
With that assurance we today address
Page No:
p.iii-iv
Poem Title:
Prologue. Spoken by Mrs. Cook, the First Day
Attribution:
Mrs. Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Tis not your easiness to give applause
Page No:
pp.iv-v
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:
pp.vi-vii
Poem Title:
Prologue, Intended for Valentinian, To be Spoken by Mrs. Barrey
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed