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Select poems and ballads, from miscellanies printed since the publication of Dodsley's collection. [T175692] [ECCO]

DMI number:
1419
Publication Date:
1777
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T175692
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116847161
Shelfmark:
ECCO - nearest hard copy is in Bodleian Library.
Full Title:
SELECT | POEMS | AND | BALLADS, | FROM | MISCELLANIES | PRINTED SINCE THE PUBLICATION OF | DODSLEY'S COLLECTION. | GLASGOW: | PRINTED BY ROBERT CHAPMAN AND | ALEXANDER DUNCAN. | M.DCC.LXXVII.
Place of Publication:
Glasgow
Format:
Duodecimo
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: advertisement [sig. a.2.]; contents [unpaginatinated].
Content/Publication
First Line:
On yonder hill a castle standes
Page No:
pp.1-9
Poem Title:
The Child of Elle.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Fair river fostered by cascades
Page No:
pp.10-12
Poem Title:
Uther and the Son of Owen. An Ode. By Mr. Ryan.
Attribution:
Mr. Ryan.
Attributed To:
Mr Ryan
First Line:
Miller whom fair Ierne bore
Page No:
pp.15-19
Poem Title:
The First Ode of the First Book of Horace Imitated. To John Miller, Esq.
Attribution:
By the Author of the New Bath Guide.
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
And zo az I told thee before my dear wife
Page No:
pp.21-28
Poem Title:
Letter I. Mr. Inkle to his Wife Mrs. Dinah Inkle, At Glocester. Containing Female Accomplishments---Preparations for the Ball---Absurdity of former Ages in point of Dress and Manners.
Attribution:
By the Author of the New Bath Guide.
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
Once more o ye muses from Pindus descend
Page No:
pp.29-39
Poem Title:
Letter II. Mr. Inkle to Mrs. Dinah Inkle, At Glocester. Consisting of Similes---Easy Postures of modern fine Ladies---Well--bred Speeches---High Life at the Ball---And a doleful Disaster.
Attribution:
By the Author of the New Bath Guide.
Attributed To:
Christopher Anstey
First Line:
The great the glorious deed is done
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In deeds of arms our fathers rise
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
Danish Ode.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Illustrious Pinchbeck condescend
Page No:
pp.43-49
Poem Title:
Ode to Mr. Pinchbeck, Upon his Newly Invented Patent Candle Snuffers. By Malcolm M'Gregor, Esq.
Attribution:
By Malcolm M'Gregor, Esq.
Attributed To:
Malcolm M'Gregor
First Line:
God prosper long our noble king
Page No:
pp.50-60
Poem Title:
Chevy-Chace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah mourn thou loved retreat no more
Page No:
pp.61-64
Poem Title:
Ode Sent to a Friend, on Leaving a Favourite Village in Hampshire. By Mr. Thomas Warton.
Attribution:
By Mr. Thomas Warton.
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
Bound for holy Palestine
Page No:
pp.64-68
Poem Title:
Ode. The Crusade. By the Same.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
Stately the feast and high the cheer
Page No:
pp.69-76
Poem Title:
Ode. The Grave of King Arthur. By the Same.
Attribution:
By the Same.
Attributed To:
Thomas Warton
First Line:
Impatience chaungeth smoke to flame
Page No:
pp.77-84
Poem Title:
The Patient Countess. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh formed by nature and refined by art
Page No:
pp.85-88
Poem Title:
Epistle to a Lady before Marriage. By Mr. Tickel.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tickel.
Attributed To:
Thomas Tickell
First Line:
Kind companion of my youth
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
Lord Melcombe to Dr. Young, Not Long Before His Lordship's Death.
Attribution:
Lord Melcombe
Attributed To:
George Bubb Dodington
First Line:
The Brutons being departed hence
Page No:
pp.89-102
Poem Title:
Argentile and Curan. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
William Warner
Attributed To:
William Warner
First Line:
Lithe and listen gentlemen
Page No:
pp.103-112
Poem Title:
From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oh heavenly born in deepest cells
Page No:
pp.112-114
Poem Title:
An Ode on Science. By Dr. Swift.
Attribution:
By Dr. Swift.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift
First Line:
Twas often said in days of old
Page No:
pp.114-119
Poem Title:
The Bee, the Ant, and the Sparrow. A Fable. By Nathaniel Cotton, M. D. of St. Albans. Addressed to his Daughters Phoebe and Kitty Cotton, at Stoney-Stratford Boarding-school, in Buckinghamshire, 1754.
Attribution:
By Nathaniel Cotton, M. D. of St. Albans.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Cotton
First Line:
Now all is calm and through the ambient air
Page No:
pp.119-121
Poem Title:
Evening and Night.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
King Arthur lives in merry Carleile
Page No:
pp.122-135
Poem Title:
The Marriage of Sir Gawaine.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On Trinitye Mondaye in the morne
Page No:
pp.136-144
Poem Title:
King Arthur's Death. A Fragment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of Brutus' blood in Brittaine bore
Page No:
pp.145-149
Poem Title:
The Legend of King Arthur.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Glasgerion was a kinges owne sonne
Page No:
pp.150-152
Poem Title:
Glasgerion. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Childe Waters in his stable stoode
Page No:
pp.155-162
Poem Title:
Child Waters.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There was a shepherds daughter
Page No:
pp.163-168
Poem Title:
The Knight and Shepherd's Daughter.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gill Morrice was an earl's son
Page No:
pp.169-177
Poem Title:
Gill Morrice. A Scottish Ballad.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Was ever knight for ladyes sake
Page No:
pp.178-184
Poem Title:
The Legend of Sir Guy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Shall I wasting in dispayre
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
The Shepherd's Resolution. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Troy towne had for ten years past
Page No:
pp.185-191
Poem Title:
The Wandering Prince of Troy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come follow follow me
Page No:
pp.191-193
Poem Title:
The Fairy Queen.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Listen lords in bower and hall
Page No:
pp.194-202
Poem Title:
The Birth of St. George.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There was a knight was drunk with wine
Page No:
pp.203-210
Poem Title:
The Baffled Knight: or, Lady's Policy. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why so pale and wan fond lover
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Why So Pale. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In Carleile dwelt king Arthur
Page No:
pp.212-220
Poem Title:
The Boy and the Mantle, as Revised and Altered by a Modern Hand. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When as king Henry rulde this land
Page No:
pp.220-228
Poem Title:
Fair Rosamond. From Percy's Relics of Ancient Poetry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Goddess of golden dreams whose magic power
Page No:
pp.229-232
Poem Title:
Castle-Building. A Dream.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed