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State poems continued from the time of O. Cromwell to the year 1697 [T144983]

DMI number:
364
Aliases
Poems on affairs of state
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1703
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T144983
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW115238857
Shelfmark:
Worcester College Library, Oxford.
Full Title:
State-Poems; | CONTINUED | From the time of [i]O. Cromwell[/i], | to the YEAR 1697. | WRITTEN | By the Greatest WITS of the Age, [i]viz.[/i] | [2 cols.] [col. 1][i]The Lord[/i] Rochester | [i]The Lord[/i] D----t | [i]The Lord[/i] V------n, | [i]The Hon. Mr. [/i]M-ue, | | [i]Sir[/i] F. S. -----d.[/col. 1] [col. 2][i]Mr.[/i] Milton, | [i]Mr.[/i] Prior, | [i]Mr.[/i] Stepney, | [i]Mr.[/i] Ayloffe, [i]&c[/i].[/col. 2] | WITH | Several POEMS in Praise of [i]Oliver Cromwel[/i], | in [i]Latin[/i] and [i]English[/i], by | [2 cols.] [col. 1][i]Dr.[/i] South, | [i]Dr.[/i] Locke, [i]Sir[/i] W. G--n,[/col. 1] [col. 2] [i]Dr.[/i] Crew, | [i]Mr.[/i] Busby, [i]&c.[/i][/col. 2] | Also some Miscellany POEMS by the same, never before Printed. | [rule] | Now carefully Examined with the Originals, and | Published without any Castration. | [rule] | Printed in the Year MDCCIII.
Place of Publication:
[London]
Genres:
Political miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[8] ??
Bibliographic details:
p.100 misnumbered 110. Follows Poems on Affairs of State 1703, but unlike T144920 the register is not continuous - the prelimanaries are printed on a half sheet (in T144920 they make up the second half of sig. R).
Comments:
Contents: pp. 1-11 and pp. 241-242 have Latin verse, translated. pp. 58-60 and pp. 249-50 have Latin verse untranslated. pp. 65-110 contain drama ('The Hind and the Panther Transvers'd, to the Story of the Country-Mouse and the City-Mouse').
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Short preface explaining genesis of the continuation and declaring it to be 'the best Secret History of our late Reigns', followed by index.
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Title:
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Publication Date:
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Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
The soldier now forgets the sanguine seas
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Nath. Crew. e Coll. Linc. Com
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Crew
First Line:
When with the rolling tides of fate
Page No:
pp.3-4
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Matth. Mew, C.C.C. Schol.
Attributed To:
Matthew Mew
First Line:
When civil war through all the chaos reigned
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Guil. Godolphin, ex AEde Christi
Attributed To:
Sir William Godolphin
First Line:
A fatal war two angry sisters waged
Page No:
pp.7-8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Rob. South, ex Aede Christi
Attributed To:
Robert South
First Line:
A peaceful sway the great Augustus bore
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. Locke, ex AEde Christi
Attributed To:
John Locke
First Line:
Peace absent long two states to union brings
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. Busby, A. M. ex Aede Christi.
Attributed To:
J. Busby
First Line:
Lion of war whose roar the Dutch dismayed
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
To the Protector.
Attribution:
J. Busby, A. M. ex AEde Christi
Attributed To:
J. Busby
First Line:
Now with a better face affairs appear
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. Vaughan, A. M. e Coll. Jesu.
Attributed To:
John Vaughan
First Line:
If Greece with so much mirth did entertain
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. Locke, Student of Ch. Ch.
Attributed To:
John Locke
First Line:
As when two streams divided gently glide
Page No:
pp.13-15
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
W. Godolphin, St. Ch. Ch.
Attributed To:
Sir William Godolphin
First Line:
To make myself for this employment fit
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
A young Gentleman desirous to be a Minister of State, thus pretends to qualifie himself.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Virtue's triumphant shrine who dost engage
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
To King Charles the Second, on his Return.
Attribution:
Rochester Wadh. Coll.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
When James our great monarch so wise and discreet
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
Upon the King's Voyage to Chatham to make Bulwarks against the Dutch, and the Queen's Miscarriage thereupon.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Room for the Bedlam c--ns hell and fury
Page No:
pp.19-23
Poem Title:
A Charge to the Grand Inquest of England, 1674.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This rumour entering angry Titan's ears
Page No:
pp.23-30
Poem Title:
The Giants Wars, 1682. Some Passages preceeding the Giants War, Translated out of a Greek Fragment.
Attribution:
By Dr. B------
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As citizens that to their conquerors yield
Page No:
pp.30-32
Poem Title:
On the Statue in Stocks-Market.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Must I with patience ever silent sit
Page No:
pp.32-33
Poem Title:
Satyr.
Attribution:
By the Lord R-------r.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not Rome in all her splendor could compare
Page No:
pp.33-35
Poem Title:
A Satyr.
Attribution:
By the same Hand.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Of all the wonders since the world began
Page No:
p.35
Poem Title:
A Satyr.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As in the days of yore were odds
Page No:
pp.41-43
Poem Title:
The Royal Buss.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Methinks I see our mighty monarch stand
Page No:
pp.43-44
Poem Title:
Windsor
Attribution:
By the Lord R--------r
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now painter try if thy skilled hand can draw
Page No:
pp.45-48
Poem Title:
The Second Advice to a Painter.
Attribution:
By the Author of the First.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Is this the heavenly crown are these the joys
Page No:
pp.48-51
Poem Title:
Stafford's Ghost. Feb. 1682.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who can on this picture look
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
On the Dutchess of Portsmouth's Picture. September, 1682.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Near Hampton Court there lies a common
Page No:
pp.52-56
Poem Title:
Hounslow-Heath, 1686.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
For this additional declaration
Page No:
pp.56-57
Poem Title:
The Dissenters Thanksgiving for the Late Declaration 1685.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Betwixt Father Patrick and his highness of late
Page No:
pp.57-58
Poem Title:
The Dispute.
Attribution:
By the E. of R--------.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Who'd be the man lewd libels to indite
Page No:
pp.60-64
Poem Title:
Satyr Unmuzzled.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not all the threats or favours of a crown
Page No:
pp.111-115
Poem Title:
The Man of Honour. ...Occasion'd by a Postscript of Pen's Letter.
Attribution:
Written by the Honourable Mr. Montague.
Attributed To:
Charles Montagu
First Line:
As the late character of god-like men
Page No:
pp.115-119
Poem Title:
The Man of no Honour.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas at an hour when busy nature lay
Page No:
pp.119-122
Poem Title:
The Vision.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I did intend in rhymes heroic
Page No:
pp.122-126
Poem Title:
The Converts.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Appear thou mighty bard to open view
Page No:
pp.128-132
Poem Title:
The Laureat.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Where is there faith and justice to be found
Page No:
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
On the Bishops Confinement.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The year of wonder now is come
Page No:
pp.133-135
Poem Title:
Advice to the Prince of Orange, and the Packet-Boat returned.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail reverend tripos guardian of the law
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
A Stanza lately put upon Tyburn.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Not hell it self nor gloomy fate can save
Page No:
pp.135-137
Poem Title:
Harry Care's Last Will and Testament.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
True Englishmen drink a good health to the mitre
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
A New Catch in Praise of the Reverend Bishops.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In sable weeds I saw a matron clad
Page No:
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
Protestantism Reviv'd: or the Persecuted Church Triumphing.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Two Toms and Nat
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
The Council. To the Tune of Jamaica.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The critics that pretend to sense
Page No:
pp.141-143
Poem Title:
The Audience.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dryden thy wit has caterwauled too long
Page No:
pp.143-146
Poem Title:
An Epistle to Mr. Dryden.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Wearied with business and with cares oppressed
Page No:
pp.146-149
Poem Title:
The Dream
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unhappier age who ever saw
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
Over the Lord Dover's door, 1686.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'm come my future fate to seek
Page No:
pp.150-151
Poem Title:
To the Speaking-Head.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If Cecil the wise
Page No:
p.150
Poem Title:
Over the Lord Salsbury's door, 1686.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis a strange thing to think on
Page No:
p.151
Poem Title:
Essay written over his Door upon an Institution, and Induction.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A true dissenter here does lie indeed
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
Epitaph on Harry Care.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Learn hence ye whigs and act no more like fools
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
The Moral.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our prologue wit grows flat the nap's worn off
Page No:
pp.154-156
Poem Title:
A Lenten Prologue refus'd by the Players, 1682.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When God almighty had his palace framed
Page No:
pp.156-157
Poem Title:
On Easter-day 87. this was found fixt on the King's Chappel Door.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The poets tell us idle tales to please us
Page No:
pp.157-158
Poem Title:
Upon K. J. Pistolling a Mastiff Dog at Banbury, in his last Progress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Had the late famed Lord Rochester survived
Page No:
pp.159-162
Poem Title:
The Metamorphosis.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas still low ebb of night when not a star
Page No:
pp.162-171
Poem Title:
Caesar's Ghost.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Believe me Will that those who have least sense
Page No:
pp.171-173
Poem Title:
The Fourth Satyr of Boileau to W. K. 1687.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Our glorious realm over all the earth renowned
Page No:
pp.174-178
Poem Title:
A Congratulary Poem on his Highness the Prince of Orange his coming into England.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Shadwell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Shadwell
First Line:
Madam | Immured with rocks of ice no wretches left
Page No:
pp.178-179
Poem Title:
A Congratulatory Poem to the most Illustrious Queen Mary, upon her Arrival in England.
Attribution:
By Thomas Shadwell.
Attributed To:
Thomas Shadwell
First Line:
Stand forth thou grand impostor of our time
Page No:
pp.180-183
Poem Title:
The Observator, Or the History of Hodge, as reported by some; From his hiding with Noll, and scribling for Rome.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
You catholic statesmen and churchmen rejoice
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
The Miracle; how the Dutchess of Modena (being in Heaven) prayed the B. Virgin that the Queen might have a Son, and how out Lady sent the Angel Gabriel with her Smock; upon which the Queen was with Child. To the Tune of O Youth, thou hadst better been starv'd at Nurse. In Bartholemew Fair.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why am I daily thus perplexed
Page No:
pp.186-189
Poem Title:
Dialogue.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Yes fickle Cambridge Perkins found this true
Page No:
pp.189-191
Poem Title:
On the University of Cambridge's burning the D. of Monmouth's Picture, 1685. who was formerly their Chancellour. --- In Answer to this Question, In turba semper sequiter fotunam & odit damnatos.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stepney
Attributed To:
George Stepney
First Line:
He that first said it knew the worth of wit
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
Nulla manere diu nequae vivere carminant possum, quae scribuntur aque notoribus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Aloffe, T. C. C.
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
First Line:
When crowding folks with strange ill faces
Page No:
pp.193-194
Poem Title:
To Mr. Fleetwood Shepherd.
Attribution:
By Mr. P---r
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
J R | Whereas by misrepresentation
Page No:
pp.195-199
Poem Title:
The true and genuine Explanation, | Of one King Jame's Declaration.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She's gone the beauty of our isle is fled
Page No:
pp.199-201
Poem Title:
On the Death of the Queen.
Attribution:
By my Lord Cutts.
Attributed To:
John Cutts
First Line:
Thou best of poets and thou best of friends
Page No:
pp.202-212
Poem Title:
Tunbridgialia: Or the Pleasures of Tunbridge. In a Letter to a Friend.
Attribution:
By Mr. Peter Causton, Merchant
Attributed To:
Peter Causton
First Line:
Worthy that man to scape mortality
Page No:
pp.212-214
Poem Title:
An Essay on Writing, and the Art and Mistery of Printing. A Translation out of the Anthology.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Gentle reproofs have long been tried in vain
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
Prologue.
Attribution:
by the E. of R-------r.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Maids need no more their silver piss-pots scour
Page No:
pp.215-216
Poem Title:
On Melting down the Plate: Or, the Piss-pot's Farewel, 1697.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Blest he that with a mighty hand
Page No:
pp.216-218
Poem Title:
On Content.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
At five this morn when Phoebus raised his head
Page No:
pp.218-223
Poem Title:
Tunbridge-Well's.
Attribution:
By the Earl of Rochester, June 30. 1675.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Can learning's orb when such a star expires
Page No:
pp.223-225
Poem Title:
In Memory of Joseph Washington, Esq; late of the Middle Temple, and Elegy.
Attribution:
Written by N. Tate, Servant to Their Majesties.
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
When souls unite in generous friendship joined
Page No:
pp.226-227
Poem Title:
Friendship.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As leaves which from the trees blown down
Page No:
p.227
Poem Title:
The Wish.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Celia now my heart has broke
Page No:
pp.228-229
Poem Title:
The Deliverance.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
O solitude my sweetest choice
Page No:
pp.229-236
Poem Title:
Of Solitude.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
They talk of raptures flames and darts
Page No:
p.229
Poem Title:
Song Ex Tempore.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Farewell thou Stygaean juice which does bewitch
Page No:
pp.236-238
Poem Title:
A Satyr against Brandy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As reading of romances did inspire
Page No:
p.238
Poem Title:
A Prologue spoken by Mr. Mounfort, after he came from the Army, and Acted on the Stage.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
How cruel was Alonzo's fate
Page No:
p.239
Poem Title:
On the Infanta of Portugal.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let ancients boast no more
Page No:
pp.239-240
Poem Title:
Pindarick.
Attribution:
By the Lord R-------r.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
God's and thy right made thee our hope before
Page No:
pp.242-243
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
R. South, A.M. ex Aede Christi. (Latin verse is signed 'R. South', but not the ensuing translation.)
Attributed To:
Robert South
First Line:
In dogrel rhymes we seldom use
Page No:
pp.243-246
Poem Title:
On the late Invention of the New Lights.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What fools are they who use to cry
Page No:
pp.246-248
Poem Title:
On the late Invention of the Peny-Post, by Mr. Dockwra.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Seraphic lord whom heaven for wonder meant
Page No:
pp.251-252
Poem Title:
On the Penitent Death of the Lord Roch----r.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When Tewkesbury mustard shall travel abroad
Page No:
p.251
Poem Title:
A Prophecy
Attribution:
by Sir F. S.
Attributed To:
Sir Fleetwood Sheppard
First Line:
When the last of all knights and the worst of all knaves
Page No:
p.251
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Prophecy.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As on his deathbed grasping Strephon lay
Page No:
p.253
Poem Title:
On the Lord Rochester's Death.
Attribution:
By Mr. Flatman
Attributed To:
Thomas Flatman
First Line:
Were I to choose what sort of corpse I'd wear
Page No:
pp.254-259
Poem Title:
An Answer to the Lord Rochester's Satyr on Man.
Attribution:
By Dr. P------.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Beneath this place
Page No:
pp.259-260
Poem Title:
An Epitaph on the d. of G------
Attribution:
By F. S----d.
Attributed To:
Sir Fleetwood Sheppard
First Line:
I will sing in the praise if you'll lend but an ear
Page No:
pp.260-263
Poem Title:
The Iniskilling Regiment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A mighty great fleet the like was never seen
Page No:
pp.263-264
Poem Title:
A Ballad on the Fleet.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed