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Sylvae: or, the second part of poetical miscellanies [ESTC R1682]

DMI number:
1643
Aliases
Dryden/Tonson Miscellany Poems. Volume 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1685
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R1682
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:12265194
Shelfmark:
EEBO - Bod
Full Title:
SYLVAE: | OR, THE | [g]Second Part[/g] | OF | POETICAL | Miscellanies. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i], | Printed for [i]Jacob Tonson[/i], at the [i]Judges-Head[/i] | in [i]Chancery-lane[/i] near [i]Fleetstreet[/i], 1685.
Epigraph:
[long dash] [i]Non deficit alter | Aureus; & simili frondescit virga metallo[/i]. Virg.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of 17th century verse, Collection of literary verse, Collection includes verse in other languages, and Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
SIGNATURES: gatherings A(8), a(8) and b(4) make up the preliminaries. The main body and the pagination sequence begin with gathering B.
Comments:
ATTRIBUTIONS: Many attributions taken from contents page. CONTENTS: Latin poem, 'Horti Arlingtoniani', addressed to Henry Bennet, first earl of Arlington (1618-1685): pp. 457-464.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: (1) 'Preface' signed 'John Dryden', sigs A2r-a8v. (2) 'A Table Of The Poems, Contained In the Second Part of Miscellany Poems', sigs b1r-b4r.
References:
NCBEL 335 (1685)
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Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for Jacob Tonson'.
Editor:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Preface is by Dryden. Stuart Gillespie and David Hopkins state that 'there can be little doubt of [Dryden's] central role by this time as solicitor of contributions and editor'. Gillespie and Hopkins, eds, The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies, 1684-1709, 6 vols (London, 2008), I:xliv.
Content/Publication
First Line:
From thence his way the Trojan hero bent
Page No:
pp.1-7
Poem Title:
The entire Episode of Nisus and Euryalus, translated from the 5th. and and [sic] 9th. Books of Virgils Aeneids. [First Part]
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The Trojan camp the common danger shared
Page No:
pp.8-31
Poem Title:
The entire Episode of Nisus and Euryalus, translated from the 5th. and and [sic] 9th. Books of Virgils Aeneids. [Second Part]
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus equal deaths are dealt and equal chance
Page No:
pp.32-47
Poem Title:
The entire Episode of Mezentius and Lausus, translated out of the 10th. Book of Virgils Aeneids.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now night with sable wings the world overspread
Page No:
pp.48-51
Poem Title:
The Speech Of Venus To Vulcan: Wherein she perswades him to make Arms for her Son Aeneas, then engag'd in a War against the Latines, and King Turnus: Translated out of the Eighth Book of Virgils Aeneids.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Delight of human kind and gods above
Page No:
pp.52-55
Poem Title:
Lucretius The beginning of the First Book.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis pleasant safely to behold from shore
Page No:
pp.56-59
Poem Title:
Lucretius The beginning of the Second Book.
Attribution:
Translated by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What has this bugbear death to frighten man
Page No:
pp.60-79
Poem Title:
Translation Of The Latter Part of the Third Book Of Lucretius Against the Fear of Death.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus therefore he who feels the fiery dart
Page No:
pp.80-97
Poem Title:
Lucretius The Fourth Book. Concerning the Nature of Love; Beginning at this Line, Sic igitur, Veneris qui telis accipit ictum, &c.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus like a sailor by the tempest hurled
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
From Lucretius Book the Fifth.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Twelve Spartan virgins noble young and fair
Page No:
pp.100-106
Poem Title:
Theocrit. Idyllium the 18th. The Epithalamium Of Helen and Menelaus.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
With inauspicious love a wretched swain
Page No:
pp.107-113
Poem Title:
Idyllium the 23d. The Despairing Lover.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The shepherd Paris bore the Spartan bride
Page No:
pp.114-123
Poem Title:
Daphnis. From Theocritus Idyll. 27.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So may the auspicious queen of love
Page No:
pp.124-127
Poem Title:
Horat. Ode 3. Lib. 1. Inscrib'd to the Earl of Roscomon, on his intended Voyage to Ireland.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Behold yon mountain's hoary height
Page No:
pp.128-126 [i.e. 128-130]
Poem Title:
Horace Lib. 1. Ode 9.
Attribution:
by an unknown hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Descended of an ancient line
Page No:
pp.127-134 [i.e. 131-138]
Poem Title:
Horat. Ode 29. Book 3. Paraphras'd in Pindarique Verse; And Inscrib'd to the Right Honourable Lawrence Earl of Rochester.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
How happy in his low degree
Page No:
pp.135-159 [i.e. 139-144]
Poem Title:
From Horace, Epod. 2d.
Attribution:
by Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now scorching Sirius burnt the thirsty moors
Page No:
pp.145-154
Poem Title:
Part of Virgils 4th. Georgick.
Attribution:
Englished by an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Oft I by wine have tried to lull my cares
Page No:
pp.155-158
Poem Title:
The Sixth Elegy Of the First Book of Tibullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Twas night and lazy sleep my eyes confined
Page No:
pp.158-161
Poem Title:
Ovid's Dream.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A pox who'd be a poet in our days
Page No:
pp.162-165
Poem Title:
A Prologue Intended for the Duke and no Duke.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ah friend the posting years how fast they fly
Page No:
pp.166-168
Poem Title:
The Fourteenth Ode Of the Second Book of Horace.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Goatherd the music of yon whistling pine
Page No:
pp.353-366
Poem Title:
The First Idyllium Of Theocritus, Translated into English.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are you grown lazy or does some disease
Page No:
pp.367-372
Poem Title:
The Reapers. The Tenth Idyllium Of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Englished by Mr. William Bowles, of King's College in Cambridge.
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Scarce three whole days my lovely youth had passed
Page No:
pp.373-377
Poem Title:
[Greek]. Or The Twelfth Idyllium Of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Cupid the sliest rogue alive
Page No:
pp.378-379
Poem Title:
[Greek]: Or The Nineteenth Idyllium Of Theocritus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
There on the extremest beach and farthest sand
Page No:
pp.380-387
Poem Title:
The Complaint of Ariadna. Out Of Catullus.
Attribution:
by Mr. William Bowles.
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Proud Eunica when I advanced to kiss
Page No:
pp.388-392
Poem Title:
The Twentieth Idyllium Of Theocritus.
Attribution:
by Mr. William Bowles.
Attributed To:
William Bowles
First Line:
Let's live my dearest Lesbia and love
Page No:
pp.392-393
Poem Title:
To Lesbia. Out Of Catullus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My Lesbia swears she would Catullus wed
Page No:
p.394
Poem Title:
To Lesbia.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
If pleasure follows when we think upon
Page No:
pp.399-396 [i.e. 395-396]
Poem Title:
To Lesbia. A Petition to be freed from Love.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Triumphant laurels round my temples twine
Page No:
pp.397-398
Poem Title:
Ovid's Elegies. Lib. 2. Eleg. 12
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'm now at --- where my eyes can view
Page No:
pp.395-402 [i.e. 399-402]
Poem Title:
Lib. II. Elegy XVI. He invites his Mistress into the Countrey.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Now Ceres' feast is come the trees are blown
Page No:
pp.402-405
Poem Title:
Lib. III. Elegy IX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since earth and water more dilated air
Page No:
pp.406-417
Poem Title:
Of Natures Changes. From Lucretius. Lib. V.
Attribution:
By a Person of Quality.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Winter's dissolved behold a world's new face
Page No:
pp.418-420
Poem Title:
Horace, Ode 7th, Book 4th.
Attribution:
By an unknown Hand.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We must all live and we would all live well
Page No:
pp.420-423
Poem Title:
Horace, The 2d Book, Ode the 10th.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Dear friend for surely I may call him so
Page No:
pp.423-436
Poem Title:
Horace, 18th Epistle, the 1st Book
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I was at first a piece of fig tree wood
Page No:
pp.436-441
Poem Title:
Horace, Saty. 2. Lib. 1.
Attribution:
By Mr. Stafford.
Attributed To:
John Stafford
First Line:
All blots I cannot from my manners wipe
Page No:
pp.441-444
Poem Title:
Ovid. Amorum. Lib. 2. El. 4. That he loves Women of all sorts and sizes.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Condemned to Pontus tired with endless toil
Page No:
pp.444-448
Poem Title:
Elegy (II.) Lib. 5. De Trist. Ovid complains of his three years Banishment.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Arise great monarch see the joyful day
Page No:
pp.449-452
Poem Title:
An Ode. Sung before the King on New-Years-Day.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Of all heaven's judgments that was sure the worst
Page No:
pp.452-456
Poem Title:
Upon the late Ingenious Translation of Pere Simon's Critical History, By H. D. Lsq; [sic]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Sylvia the fair in the bloom of fifteen
Page No:
pp.464-466
Poem Title:
A New Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Go tell Amynta gentle swain
Page No:
pp.467-468
Poem Title:
Song.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On the remains of an old blasted oak
Page No:
pp.468-474
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. Oldham.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As soon as mild Augustus could assuage
Page No:
pp.475-480
Poem Title:
On the Kings-House Now Building at Winchester.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
On death and wounds Camilla looks with joy
Page No:
pp.481-494
Poem Title:
The Episode Of the Death of Camilla Translated out of the Eleventh Book of Virgils Aeneids
Attribution:
By Mr. Stafford
Attributed To:
John Stafford