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The Art of English Poetry (A-L) [T136727]

DMI number:
1430
Aliases
Bysshe's Art of Poetry
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1702
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T136727
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116738363
Full Title:
THE | ART | OF | [i]ENGLISH POETRY:[/i] | CONTAINING, | I. Rules for making Verses. | II. A Dictionary of Rhymes. | III. A Collection of the most Natural, | Agreeable, and Noble [i]Thoughts[/i], viz. Al- | lusions, Similes, Descriptions, and Chara- | cters, of Persons and Things; that are | to be found in the best [i]English Poets.[i] | [rule] | [i]By[/i] EDW. BYSSHE, [i]Gent.[/i] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [i]LONDON,[/i] | Printed for [i]R. Knaplock[/i] at the [i]Angel[/i] in St. [i]Paul's | Church-Yard; E. Castle[/i] next [i]Scotland-Yard-Gate[/i] by | [i]White-Hall;[/i] and [i]B. Tooke[/i] at the [i]Middle-Temple-| Gate[/i] in [i]Fleetstreet,[/i] 1702.
Epigraph:
[i]Munus & Officium, nil scribens ipse, docebo; | Unde parentur opes; quid alat, formetque Poetam: | Quid deceat, quid non: quo Virtus, quo ferat Error.[/i] | Horat.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of extracts/snippets
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
See also miscellany ID 1487 for entries M-Z. Duplicate poems: poem ID 39659 & 39660 appear twice in this miscellany, pp. 156, 328.
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1702
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The Art of English Poetry [T136726]
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1705
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The Art of English Poetry [T137025] [vol 1] [*IR*]
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1714
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T137025
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The Art of English Poetry [T137025] [vol 2] [*IR*]
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1714
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The Art of English Poetry [T137144] [*IR*]
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1708
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T137144
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Related People
Editor:
Edward Bysshe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
Benjamin Tooke
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for R. Knaplock at the Angel in St. Paul's Church-Yard; E. Castle next Scotland-Yard-Gate by White-Hall; and B. Tooke at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet'
Publisher:
Edward Castle
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for R. Knaplock at the Angel in St. Paul's Church-Yard; E. Castle next Scotland-Yard-Gate by White-Hall; and B. Tooke at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet'
Publisher:
Robert Knaplock
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for R. Knaplock at the Angel in St. Paul's Church-Yard; E. Castle next Scotland-Yard-Gate by White-Hall; and B. Tooke at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet'
Content/Publication
First Line:
For thee the bubbling spring appeared to mourn
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I mourn in absence love's eternal night
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
It was not kind
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Love reckons hours for months and days for years
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The tedious hours move heavily away
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
While in divine Panthea's charming eyes
Page No:
pp.1-2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Winds murmured through the leaves your short delay
Page No:
p.1
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Aegeon when with heaven he strove
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Mount Etna thence we spy
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When things go ill each fool presumes to advise
Page No:
p.2
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Here pressed Enceladus with mighty loads
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cr. Lucr.
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
First Line:
The golden age was first when man yet new
Page No:
p.3
Poem Title:
The Four Ages of the World. Golden Age
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
But when good Saturn banished from above
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
Silver Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hard steel succeeded then
Page No:
pp.4-5
Poem Title:
Iron Age.
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To this came next in course the brazen age
Page No:
p.4
Poem Title:
Brazen Age.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
She still delights in war and human woes
Page No:
pp.5-6
Poem Title:
Alecto.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The goats with strutting dugs shall homeward speed
Page No:
p.5
Poem Title:
Golden Age.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ambition is a lust that's never quenched
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Ambition is at distance
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Ambition is like love impatient
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Ambition's never safe till power be past
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
But wild ambition loves to slide not stand
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
One world sufficed not Alexander's mind
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Juv.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then Gabriel | Bodies and clothes himself with thickened air
Page No:
pp.6-7
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Yet true renown is still with virtue joined
Page No:
p.6
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Down thither prone in flight
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
And storms of terror threatened in his looks
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Anger like madness is appeased by rest
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
At this the knight grew high in wrath
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
He swells with wrath he makes outrageous moan
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His troubled looks reveal his inward wound
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
It was a question whether he
Page No:
p.8-9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Talgol had long suppressed
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Thus in Battalia march embodied ants
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
With fiery eyes and with contracted brows
Page No:
p.8
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Like fair Apollo when he leaves the frost
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Me Claros Delphos Tenedos obey
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis not antiquity nor author
Page No:
p.9
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Behold from far a breaking cloud appears
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His shop the gazing vulgar's eyes employs
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
I do remember an apothecary
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
The broken cloud pours out pure floods of light
Page No:
p.10
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
The heavens around with acclamations rung
Page No:
pp.10-11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
A fluttering dove to the mast's top they tie
Page No:
pp.11-12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As the sound of waters deep
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Shouts from the favouring multitude arise
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Such a noise arose
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
The rocks and woods return them loud acclaim
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The shouting cries
Page No:
p.11
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He sheathed his limbs in arms a tempered mass
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Refulgent arms appear
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The head of Argus as with stars the skies
Page No:
p.12
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Their swords their armour and their eyes shot flame
Page No:
pp.12-13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Arrows aloft in feathered tempests fly
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
By far more slow
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Rent like a mountain ash that dared the winds
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Some march before their troops in dreadful pride
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Sounded at once the bow and swiftly flies
Page No:
p.13
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His curdling blood forgot to glide
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
I could a tale unfold whose lightest word
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Not the last sounding could surprise me more
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
She thrice essayed to speak her accents hung
Page No:
p.14
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
They'll search a planet's house to know
Page No:
pp.14-16
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
An inner room receives the numerous shoals
Page No:
p.16
Poem Title:
Professor in Astrology and Physick.
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Deep was the cave and downward as it went
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Still as night or summer noontide air
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The evening of the year
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus like a sailor by a tempest hurled
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Lucr
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When yellow autumn weighs
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Whose brawny back supports the skies
Page No:
p.17
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
If tender infants who imprisoned stay
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
She flies the town and mixing with a throng
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All the plain | Covered with thick embattled squadrons bright
Page No:
pp.19-22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
He's a bastard got in a fit of nature
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
O the brave din the noble clank of arms
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Why should dull law rule nature who first made
Page No:
p.19
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Beauty is seldom fortunate when great
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Beauty like ice our footing does betray
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Beauty thou wild fantastic ape
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Beauty with a bloodless conquest finds
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wal.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
For beauty like white powder makes no noise
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cleav.
Attributed To:
John Cleveland
First Line:
The cause of love can never be assigned
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Beauty thou art a fair but fading flower
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Her galley down the silver Cydnos rowed
Page No:
pp.23-24
Poem Title:
Cleopatra in her Gally
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Merab the first Michal the younger named
Page No:
p.23
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Behold her stretched upon a flowery bank
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Belinda's sparkling wit and eyes
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dors.
Attributed To:
Charles Sackville
First Line:
Her eyes have power beyond Thessalian charms
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Is she not as harmless as the turtles of the woods
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Mark her majestic fabric she's a temple
Page No:
p.24
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh she has beauty might enslave
Page No:
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Not purple violets in the early spring
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The Trojan chief appeared in open sight
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Those heavenly attracts of yours your eyes
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Through his youthful face
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
With gay and vigorous youth his eyes are crowned
Page No:
p.25
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The bees have common cities of their own
Page No:
pp.26-29
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Prone to revenge the bees a wrathful race
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There stands a rock dashed with the breaking wave
Page No:
p.29
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
All dark and comfortless
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Tate. K. Lear.
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
O first created beam and thou great word
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The verdant walk their charming aspect lose
Page No:
p.30
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Hail holy light offspring of heaven first born
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
O happiness of blindness now no beauty
Page No:
p.31
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
A crimson blush her beauteous face overspread
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In rising blushes still fresh beauties rose
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Add.
Attributed To:
Joseph Addison
First Line:
See my Palmyra comes the frighted blood
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Such lovely stains the face of heaven adorn
Page No:
p.32
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Old.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
As a savage boar on mountains bred
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Forth from the thickets rushed another boar
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
His eyeballs glare with fire suffused with blood
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
My arms a noble victory never gained
Page No:
pp.33-34
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee's Alex.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
So when fierce dogs and clamorous swains surround
Page No:
p.33
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
A sylvan lodge that like Pomona's arbour smiled
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Make me a bowl a mighty bowl
Page No:
pp.34-36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
She said and from her quiver chose with speed
Page No:
p.34
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
At first both parties in reproaches jar
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Tate Juv.
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
Dogs with their tongues their wounds do heal
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
See gentle brooks how quietly they glide
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The yielding marble of her snowy breast
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Thus often at the temple stairs we've seen
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
With what rich globes did her soft bosom swell
Page No:
p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Duke.
Attributed To:
Richard Duke
First Line:
Excellent Brutus of all human race
Page No:
pp.37-38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
As when two bulls for their fair female fight
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So fares the bull in his loved female's sight
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So when a generous bull for clowns delight
Page No:
pp.38-39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Thus a strong bull stands threatening glorious war
Page No:
p.38
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
A wight | With gauntlet blue and bases white
Page No:
pp.39-40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Business which dares the joys of kings invade
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
If there be man ye gods I ought to hate
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
The day was made
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thou changeling thou bewitched with noise and show
Page No:
p.39
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Calm as deep rivers in still evenings roll
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Care that in cloisters only seals her eyes
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dav.
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant
First Line:
The clouds dispel the winds their breath restrain
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The tempest is overblown the skies are clear
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
We often see against some storm
Page No:
p.40
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
What in this life which soon must end
Page No:
pp.40-41
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
In his den they found
Page No:
pp.41-42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Like cloud born centaurs from the mountain's height
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Nor could thy form o Cyllarus foreslow
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
The Centaur Cyllarus.
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So when with crackling flames a cauldron fries
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The cloud begotten race half men half beast
Page No:
p.41
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Before their eyes in sudden view appear
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
For as the pope that keeps the gate
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
The womb of nature and perhaps her grave
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Unreal vast unbounded deep
Page No:
p.42
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And now the goddess with her charge descends
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
As he professed
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Order a banished rebel flies the place
Page No:
p.43
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
The wary fiend | Stood on the brink of hell and looked awhile
Page No:
pp.43-45
Poem Title:
Satan's Passage thro' Chaos.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Behold a charnel house
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Bold Ericthonius was the first who joined
Page No:
p.45
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Upon the gloomy banks of Acheron
Page No:
pp.45-46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
An honest man may take a knave's advice
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Doubtless the pleasure is as great
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
For the dull world most honour pay to those
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
There with like haste to several ways they run
Page No:
p.46
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Behold a cliff whose high and bending head
Page No:
p.47
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Within this homestead lived without a peer
Page No:
pp.47-48
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Compassion proper to mankind appears
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Tate Juv.
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
He had been long towards mathematics
Page No:
pp.48-50
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Hung be the heavens with black yield day to night
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Portending blood like blazing star
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Threatening comets when by night they rise
Page No:
p.48
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Nature has made man's breast no windows
Page No:
pp.50-51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Severe decrees may keep our tongues in awe
Page No:
p.50
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Constant as courage to the brave in battle
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Conscience that of all physick works the last
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Conscience the foolish pride of doing well
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Lead me where my own thoughts themselves may lose me
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
My ugly guilt flies in my conscious face
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Oh the cursed fate of all conspiracies
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The conscience is the test of every mind
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Pers.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The world's a scene of changes and to be
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
There's no such thing as constancy we call
Page No:
p.51
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A lump of senseless clay the leavings of a soul
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All pale he lies and looks a lovely flower
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As when a sudden storm of hail and rain
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Content alone can all their wrongs redress
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Content is wealth the riches of the mind
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The bearded product of the golden year
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis equal if our fortunes should augment
Page No:
p.52
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
An old dull sot who had told the clock
Page No:
pp.53-54
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Hail old patrician trees so great and good
Page No:
pp.54-55
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Happy the man whom bounteous gods allow
Page No:
pp.55-57
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl. Hor.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Oh let me in the country range
Page No:
p.55
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Brown.
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Ah prince hadst thou but known the joys which dwell
Page No:
p.57
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Row.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Oh happy if he knew his happy state
Page No:
pp.57-60
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A clownish mien a voice with rustic sound
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
How happy is the harmless country maid
Page No:
p.61
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roscom.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
In Easter term | My young master's worship comes to town
Page No:
pp.61-62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Bertram has been taught the art of courts
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Farewell court | Where vice not only has usurped the place
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
God like his courage seemed whom nor delight
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Mere courage is to madness near allied
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
The court's a golden but a fatal circle
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The greatest proof of courage we can give
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then Hudibras | Turned pale as ashes or a clout
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Virtue must be thrown off tis a coarse garment
Page No:
p.62
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As cheats to play with those still aim
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
I saw when at his word this formless mass
Page No:
pp.63-64
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Let fear upon the prosperous hearts take hold
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
How.
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
The good we act the ill that we endure
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The mother cow must wear a lowering look
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
They sung how God spoke out the world's vast ball
Page No:
p.63
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Let there be light said god and forthwith light
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
Light.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
So high as heaved the tumid hills so low
Page No:
pp.64-65
Poem Title:
Sea and Rivers.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The earth was formed but in the womb as yet
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
Dry Land.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Then god made | The firmament expanse of liquid pure
Page No:
p.64
Poem Title:
Firmament.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Then of celestial bodies first the sun
Page No:
pp.65-66
Poem Title:
Sun, Moon, and Stars.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Then the earth | Desert and bare unsightly unadorned
Page No:
p.65
Poem Title:
Herbs, and Trees.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Forthwith the sounds and seas each creek and bay
Page No:
p.66
Poem Title:
Fish.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Meanwhile the tepid caves and fens and shores
Page No:
pp.66-67
Poem Title:
Birds.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The grassy clods now calved no half appeared
Page No:
p.67
Poem Title:
Beasts.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
At once came forth whatever creeps the ground
Page No:
p.68
Poem Title:
Creeping Things.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
There wanted yet the master work the end
Page No:
pp.68-69
Poem Title:
Men.
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The cause and spring of motion from above
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
Men.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The overthrow | Crushing to dust pounded the crowd below
Page No:
p.69
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Juv.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As ovation was allowed
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
First from the frighted court the yell began
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O curse of marriage
Page No:
pp.70-71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
The fearful matrons raise a screaming cry
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The house is filled with loud laments and cries
Page No:
p.70
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He deals in destiny's dark counsels
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
I curse thee not
Page No:
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Inquisitive as jealous cuckolds grow
Page No:
p.71
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Custom that does still dispense
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Hear me just heavens
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Ill customs by degrees to habits rise
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ill habits gather by unseen degrees
Page No:
p.72
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Sacred to Vulcan's name an isle does lie
Page No:
pp.72-73
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Darkness thou first kind parent of us all
Page No:
pp.73-74
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Yald.
Attributed To:
Thomas Yalden
First Line:
Even hell gaped horrible
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Let darkness to be felt
Page No:
p.73
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Darkness which fairest nymphs disarms
Page No:
pp.74-75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Death's a black veil covering a beauteous face
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I wish to die yet dare not death endure
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Many are the shapes
Page No:
pp.75-76
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Oh she does teach the torches to burn bright
Page No:
p.75
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Death shuns the naked throat and proffered breast
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The thought of death to one near death is dreadful
Page No:
pp.76-77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Though we each day with cost repair
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw. Hor.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
What makes all this but Jupiter the king
Page No:
p.76
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Death is not dreadful to a mind resolved
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Death only can be dreadful to the bad
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
From death we rose to life tis but the same
Page No:
pp.77-78
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh that I less could fear to lose this being
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When the sun sets shadows that showed at noon
Page No:
p.77
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The gout the stone like martyrs we endure
Page No:
p.78
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Ston.
Attributed To:
William Stonestreet
First Line:
What has this bugbear death to frighten man
Page No:
pp.78-81
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Lucr.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In those cold climates where the sun appears
Page No:
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Temple of Death
Attribution:
Norm.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Dying her opened hand forsakes the reins
Page No:
pp.82-83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Groveling in death he murmured on the ground
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
He fell and deadly pale
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
He staggers round his eyeballs roll in death
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The lingering soul the unwelcome doom receives
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Staff.
Attributed To:
Mr. Stafford
First Line:
There life gave way and the last rosy breath
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Row.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
Thrice Dido tried to raise her drooping head
Page No:
p.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His livid eyes retreated from the day
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Of no distemper of no blast he died
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
Dying of Old Age.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
This was his last for death came on amain
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Why love renounced me in my mother's womb
Page No:
p.83
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
His back or rather burthen showed
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Nature herself start back when thou wert born
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Under heading 'Deformity'.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus all below whether by nature's curse
Page No:
p.84
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Meanwhile the south wind rose and with black wings
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The expanded waters gather on the plain
Page No:
pp.85-86
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Time sensibly all things impairs
Page No:
p.85
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Rosc. Hor.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Despair of life the means of living shows
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Despair whose torment no men sure
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
He raved with all the madness of despair
Page No:
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
We when our fate can be no worse
Page No:
p.86
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Beneath this gloomy shade
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
I am here and thus the shades of night around me
Page No:
p.87
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Let us embrace and from this very moment
Page No:
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Devotion in distress
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Devotion that oft binds the almighty's arms
Page No:
p.88
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
The graceful goddess was arrayed in green
Page No:
pp.88-89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Disdain has swelled him up and choked his breath
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Disdainfully she looked then turning round
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Nigh the recess of chaos and dull night
Page No:
pp.89-90
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
O goddess haunter of the woodland green
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Still to weep and still complain
Page No:
p.89
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis strange how some men's tempers suit
Page No:
pp.90-91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Disputants like rams and bulls
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Now we must show a masterpeice indeed
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Thou shalt not break yet heart nor shall she know
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Unhurt untouched did I complain
Page No:
pp.91-92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Why I can smile and murder while I smile
Page No:
p.91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
As when a dolphin sports upon the tide
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Dissensions like small streams are first begun
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Doubt's the worst tyrant of a generous mind
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Oh how this tyrant doubt torments my breast
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
This way and that he turns his anxious mind
Page No:
p.92
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Are from repletion and complexion bred
Page No:
pp.93-94
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As when a dove her rocky hold forsakes
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Dreams are but interludes which fancy makes
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For various thoughts began to bustle
Page No:
p.93
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Crown high the goblets with a cheerful draught
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Pers.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Fill the bowl with rosy wine
Page No:
pp.94-95
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl. Anac.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Here's to thee Dick this whining love despise
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When heavy sleep has closed the sight
Page No:
p.94
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He crowned a bowl unbid
Page No:
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Underneath this myrtle shade
Page No:
p.95
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl. Anac.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Is it the trumpet and the drum
Page No:
p.96
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Now at the time and in the appointed place
Page No:
pp.96-97
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In the fiery tract above
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So stoops the yellow eagle from on high
Page No:
pp.97-98
Poem Title:
[no title[
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Them to a dungeon's depth I sent both bound
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus on some silver swan or timorous hare
Page No:
p.97
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Earth felt the wound and nature from her seat
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Earthquakes which are convulsions of the ground
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So the pent vapours with a rumbling sound
Page No:
p.98
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tired with the rough denials of my prayer
Page No:
pp.98-99
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Children like tender oziers take the bow
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Juv.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He forced the valleys to repeat
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Strong from the cradle of a sturdy brood
Page No:
pp.99-100
Poem Title:
Souldierly Education
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When thy moist clay is pliant to command
Page No:
p.99
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Pers.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For this eternal world is said of old
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Is not the elder
Page No:
p.100
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Row.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
His tongue | Dropped manna and could make the worse appear
Page No:
pp.101-102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
The verdant fields with those of heaven my vie
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Wherever he sneaks heaven how the listening throng
Page No:
p.101
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Under heading 'Eloquence'.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
But here bright eloquence does always smile
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Norm.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
Nectar divine flowed from his heavenly tongue
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh my Jocasta tis for this the wet
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Oedip.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The goddess straight her arms of snowy hue
Page No:
pp.102-103
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then like some wealthy island thou shalt lie
Page No:
p.102
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
For what do lovers when they're fast
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Hast thou not seen my morning chambers filled
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
Roman Emperour.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There's no true joy in such unwieldy fortune
Page No:
pp.103-104
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee's Alex.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
When empire in its childhood first appears
Page No:
p.103
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Emperor why that's the name of victory
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I saw them kindle to desire
Page No:
pp.104-105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Oh that I had been born some happy swain
Page No:
p.104
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Celia was coy and hard to win
Page No:
pp.105-106
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Phillis has a gentle heart
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye gods the raptures of that night
Page No:
p.105
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Tis with this rage the mother lion stung
Page No:
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Once in a season beasts too taste of love
Page No:
p.107
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
I speak I know not what
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Love's powers too great to be withstood
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Make haste to bed
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The thunderer who without the female bed
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When souls mix tis a happiness
Page No:
p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
How dear how sweet his first embraces were
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I hate fruition now tis past
Page No:
pp.109-110
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Old.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Let me not live but thou'rt all enjoyment
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh how I flew into your arms
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh with what soft devotion in her eyes
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
There's no satiety of love in thee
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Unhappy mortals whose sublimest joy
Page No:
p.109
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
And full fruition will but raise desire
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And why this niceness to that pleasure shown
Page No:
p.110
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He comes behold the god thus while she said
Page No:
pp.110-111
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Great Bullingbroke
Page No:
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Something I'd unfold
Page No:
p.111
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Beneath the gloomy covert of an yew
Page No:
pp.112-113
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Your glorious father my victorious lord
Page No:
p.112
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cong.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Aside he turned
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Envy at last crawls forth from that dire throng
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Eternity no parent does admit
Page No:
p.113
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cong.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
And see yon sunny hill the shade extends
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As when from mountain tops the dusky clouds
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Night rushes down and headlong drives the day
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now came still evening on and twilight grey
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Pleasure forsook his earliest infancy
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
See from afar the fields no longer smoke
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The gilded planet of the day
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The sun | Declined was hasting now with prone career
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
When the low sun is sinking on the main
Page No:
p.114
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Best guide thou opens wisdom's way
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Crowned with charms
Page No:
p.115.91
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Example is a living law whose sway
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Sedl.
Attributed To:
Sir Charles Sedley
First Line:
Fair as the face of nature did appear
Page No:
pp.115-116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He stared and rolled his haggard eyes around
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Quoth Hudibras the case is clear
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Round he throws his baleful eyes
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Sixty years have spread
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cree.
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
First Line:
The confident of age the youth's scorned guide
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dav.
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant
First Line:
Then only hear her eyes
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus did his fury rise
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Who knows how eloquent these eyes may prove
Page No:
p.115
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Val.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
As fair as winter stars or summer setting suns
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Fairer to be seen
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Form joined with virtue is a sight too rare
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I fright the maidens of the villages
Page No:
pp.116-117
Poem Title:
Robin Goodfellow.
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Less fair are orchards in their autumn pride
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Like fairy elves
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
They dance their ringlets to the whistling winds
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
In days of old when Arthur filled the throne
Page No:
pp.117-118
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Castalio o how often has he sworn
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
He hates he loaths the beauties that he has enjoyed
Page No:
pp.118-119
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee's Alex.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
She has a tongue that can undo the world
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The falcon from above
Page No:
p.118
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Last night he flew not with a lover's haste
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There was a time
Page No:
p.119
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
What have I done ye powers what have I done
Page No:
pp.119-120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Drive me o drive me from that traitor man
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Ingrateful woman | Who followed me but as the swallow summer
Page No:
pp.120-121
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh my hard fate why did I trust her ever
Page No:
p.120
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Ever note Lucilius
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Fame the great ill from small beginnings grow
Page No:
pp.121-122
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Two two such | Oh there's no farther name two such to me
Page No:
p.121
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There is a tall long sided dame
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
While fame is young too weak to fly away
Page No:
pp.122-123
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Norm.
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
First Line:
And with what rare inventions do we strive
Page No:
p.123
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Full in the midst of this created space
Page No:
pp.123-124
Poem Title:
Palace of Fame.
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Famine so fierce that what's denied man's use
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He daily dies hours and moments
Page No:
pp.124-125
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
This famine has a sharp and meagre face
Page No:
p.124
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Flavia the least and slightest toy
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Atter.
Attributed To:
Francis Atterbury
First Line:
There is a place which man most high does rear
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When reason sleeps our mimic fancy wakes
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
An unseen hand makes all our moves
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
However tis well that while mankind
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Let thy great deeds force fate to change her mind
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Man makes his fate according to his mind
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The power that ministers to god's decrees
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The priesthood grossly cheat us with freewill
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis our own wisdom moulds our state
Page No:
p.126
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Be juster heaven such virtue punished thus
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Gods would you be adored for being good
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Heaven has to all allotted soon or late
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus with short plumets heavens deep will we sound
Page No:
p.127
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Eternal deities
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Good heavens why gave you me a monarch's soul
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tell me why good heaven
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Ye cruel powers
Page No:
p.128
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A deadly fear over all his vitals reigns
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Aghast he waked and starting from his bed
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
At thy dread anger the fixed world shall shake
Page No:
pp.129-130
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
But why alas do mortal men in vain
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His knocking knees are bent beneath the load
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Terror froze up his hair and on his face
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
The pale assistants on each other stared
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The silver moon with terror paler grew
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Who would believe what strange bugbears
Page No:
pp.130-131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
With that with his long tail he lashed his breast
Page No:
p.130
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Deformed destruction and wild horrow ride
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Into the waves some their pale bodies throw
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Now they begin the tragic play
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Once Jove from Ida did both hosts survey
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
The burning ships the banished sun supply
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Tossed by a whirlwind of tempestuous fire
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Den.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Vast sheets of flame and pitchy clouds arise
Page No:
p.131
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
As the elm which of its arms the axe bereaves
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Den.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
Give me flattery
Page No:
pp.132-133
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Moving they fight with oars and forky prows
Page No:
p.132
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Disguised in all the masks of night
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
There like a statue thou hast stood besieged
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Not with so fierce a rage the foaming flood
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The fruitful Nile
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
These flowers last but for a little space
Page No:
pp.134-135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus deluges descending on the plains
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Within the chambers of the globe they spy
Page No:
p.134
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Fonder than mothers to their firstborn joys
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Fools are known by looking wise
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Fortune takes care that fools should still be seen
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
He was a fool through choice not want of wit
Page No:
pp.135-136
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Oh she dotes on him
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
She would hang on him
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Thick damps and lazy fogs arise
Page No:
p.135
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
But thou secure of soul unbent with woes
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Endure and conquer Jove will soon dispose
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In struggling with misfortunes
Page No:
pp.136-137
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
What though the field be lost
Page No:
p.136
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
But Hudibras who scorned to stoop
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Fortune made up of toys and impudence
Page No:
pp.137-138
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Buck.
Attributed To:
George Villiers
First Line:
So though less worthy stones are drowned in night
Page No:
p.137
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Fortune that with malicious joy
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Whose fortune is not fitted to his will
Page No:
pp.138-139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Staff. Hor.
Attributed To:
Henry Stafford
First Line:
Ay me what perils do environ
Page No:
pp.139-140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Fortune a goddess is to fools alone
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. jun.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Fortune came smiling to my youth and wooed it
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Good fortune that comes seldom comes more welcome
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O mortals blind in fate who never know
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Pleasure has been the business of my life
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
She for her pleasure can her fool advance
Page No:
p.139
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Events are doubtful which on battles wait
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Fate's dark recesses we can never find
Page No:
pp.140-141
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I am not made a shallow forded stream
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Nature meant me
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis better not to be than to be unhappy
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Why was I framed with this plain honest heart
Page No:
p.140
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Freedom the first delight of human kind
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Freedom with virtue takes her seat
Page No:
p.141
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
I had a friend that loved me
Page No:
pp.141-142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Friendship of itself a holy tie
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
No fate my vowed affection shall divide
Page No:
pp.142-143
Poem Title:
Protestations of Friendship.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The friends thou hast and their adoption tried
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Then Theseus joined with bold Perithous came
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There have been fewer friends on earth than kings
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
They both were servants they both princes were
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Tis not indeed my talent to engage
Page No:
p.142
Poem Title:
Protestations of Friendship.
Attribution:
Dryd. Pers.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All these wrongs
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
As when two black clouds
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Mark my Sebastian how that sullen frown
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Meanwhile the Trojan troops with weeping eyes
Page No:
pp.143-144.
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Swift rivers are with sudden ice constrained
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
With hostile frown and visage all inflamed
Page No:
p.143
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Deep in the dismal regions void of light
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Distrust and darkness of a future state
Page No:
p.144
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To be or not to be that is the question
Page No:
pp.144-145
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Divines but peep on undiscovered worlds
Page No:
pp.145-146
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In whatsoever character
Page No:
p.145
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Consider former ages past and gone
Page No:
pp.146-147
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Lucri
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Think timely think on the last dreadful day
Page No:
p.146
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then whither went his soul let such relate
Page No:
p.147
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Now did I not so near my labour's end
Page No:
pp.148-149
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O blessed shades o gentle cool retreat
Page No:
pp.149-150
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
He threw | Two ponderous gauntlets down in open view
Page No:
pp.150-151
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
That which her slender waist confined
Page No:
pp.151-152
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
For love in all his amorous battels
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Gold makes a patrician of a slave
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Gold yellow glittering precious gold
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Virtue now nor noble blood
Page No:
p.152
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Greatness most envied when least understood
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Greatness thou gaudy torment of our souls
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Happy insect what can be
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
How are we bandied up and down by fate
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
O sacred hunger of pernicious gold
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When I made | This gold I made a greater god than Jove
Page No:
p.153
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Farewell a long farewell to all my greatness
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Greatness we owe to fortune or to fate
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
I now begin to loath all human greatness
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Upon the slippery tops of human state
Page No:
p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Alas I have no words to tell my grief
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I am dumb as solemn sorrow ought to be
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
I have been in such a dismal place
Page No:
pp.155-156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
It is the wretch's comfort still to have
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Congr.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Of comfort no man speak
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Oh let no other accents fill the air
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Tis not alone my inky cloak
Page No:
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
He sat upon his rump
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
His drooping head was rested on his hand
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I found her on the floor
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
In sorrow drowned
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Twould raise your pity but to see the tears
Page No:
p.156
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
A gypsie Jewess whispers in your ear
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Juv.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And now my muse what most delights her sees
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Dear solitary groves where peace does dwell
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Oh if kind heaven had been so much my friend
Page No:
p.157
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Rosc.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
Adown her shoulders fell her length of hair
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
His golden hair did on his shoulders shine
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
His hyacinthine locks
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
In a close lane as I pursued my journey
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otway.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
The pattering hail comes pouring on the main
Page No:
p.158
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In wishing nothing we enjoy still most
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
My locks the plenteous harvest of my head
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
No happiness can be where is no rest
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The hare in pastures or in plains is found
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
We barbarously call those blessed
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Step.
Attributed To:
George Stepney
First Line:
Here the opening land invites with outstretched arms
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Monsters more fierce offended heaven never sent
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The salt of life which does to all a relish give
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Within a long recess their lies a bay
Page No:
p.160
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
But down like lightning with him struck he came
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Hell heard the unsufferable noise hell saw
Page No:
pp.161-162
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Here Lucifer the mighty captive reigns
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Him the almighty power
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
What did ever heiress yet
Page No:
p.161
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Nine times the space that measures day and night
Page No:
pp.162-165
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Under heading 'Hell'.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Obscure they went though dreary shades that led
Page No:
pp.165-167
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Honour a raging fit of virtue in the soul
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Honour is like a widow won
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
O honour frail as life thy fellow flower
Page No:
p.167
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
D'av.
Attributed To:
Sir William Davenant
First Line:
Have I overcome all real foes
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Honour in the breech is lodged
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Honour is like that glassy bubble
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Honour the error and the cheat
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
That man is sure to lose
Page No:
p.168
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Not all the threats or favours of a crown
Page No:
pp.169-170
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hal.
Attributed To:
Charles Montagu
First Line:
This honour is the veriest mountebank
Page No:
p.169
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Hope of all ills that men endure
Page No:
p.170
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Hope whose weak being ruined is
Page No:
p.170-171
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Hope with a goodly prospect feeds the eye
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Our hopes like towering falcons aim
Page No:
p.171
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Freed from the keepers thus with broken reins
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He sought the coursers of the Thracian race
Page No:
pp.172-173
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In such a shape grim Saturn did restrain
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Pleased with the martial noise he snuffs the air
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Upright he walks on patterns firm and straight
Page No:
p.172
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The beast was sturdy large and tall
Page No:
p.173
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
The signal given by the shrill trumpets sound
Page No:
pp.173-174
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
White were his fetlocks and his feet before
Page No:
p.173
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I was with Hercules and Cadmus once
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
My hounds shall make the welkin answer them
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
The impatient greyhound slipped from far
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
When through the woods we chased the foaming boar
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
With well breathed beagles you surround the wood
Page No:
p.175
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The unexpected sound
Page No:
pp.176-177
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Denh.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
First Line:
The youthful train
Page No:
p.176
Poem Title:
Chace of a Stag.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As when two adverse hurricanes arise
Page No:
pp.177-178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
By chase our long-lived fathers earned their food
Page No:
p.177
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
We think it merit blindly to believe
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What can be sweeter than our native home
Page No:
p.178
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What though some fits of small contest
Page No:
pp.178-179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
And yet of marriage bands I'm weary grown
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Hypocrisy the thriving'st calling
Page No:
pp.179-180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Men's eyes are not so subtle to perceive
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Beau.
Attributed To:
Francis Beaumont
First Line:
Secrets of marriage still are sacred held
Page No:
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ah why are not the hearts of woman known
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For jealousy is but a kind
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Jealousy is a noble crime
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
No sign of love in jealous men remains
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Small jealousies tis true inflame desire
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The greater care the higher passion shows
Page No:
p.180
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What tortures can there be in hell
Page No:
pp.180-181
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Walsh.
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Thinkst thou I'll make a life of jealousy
Page No:
pp.181-182
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
And doubts and fears to jealousies will turn
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cong.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
For o what damned minutes tells he over
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Had it pleased heaven
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
How frail how cowardly is woman's mind
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
O plague me heaven plague me with all the woes
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Torment me with this horrid rage no more
Page No:
p.183
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Walsh.
Attributed To:
William Walsh
First Line:
Final destruction seize on all the world
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
O that as oft I have the Athens seen
Page No:
pp.184-185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Oh that my arms could both the poles embrace
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Seeing aright we see our woes
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
That I could reach the axle where the pins are
Page No:
p.184
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Joh.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Jonson
First Line:
Cursed be the hour that gave me birth
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Custom our native royalty does awe
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For he that has but impudence
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Get that great gift and talent impudence
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
I never yet could see that face
Page No:
pp.185-186
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Nature abhors | To be forced back again upon her self
Page No:
p.185
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All my past life is mine no more
Page No:
p.186
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
For as a Pythagorean soul
Page No:
pp.186-187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
A generous fierceness dwells with innocence
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And in this thankless world the givers
Page No:
p.187.3
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Immediately a place
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Inconstancy's the plague that first or last
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ingratitude's the growth of every clime
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh that I had my innocence again
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Virtue dear friend needs no defence
Page No:
p.187
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Rosc.
Attributed To:
Wentworth Dillon
First Line:
All seek their ends and each would other cheat
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Happy the innocent whose equal thoughts
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Interest is the most prevailing cheat
Page No:
p.188
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The challenger with fierce defy
Page No:
pp.188-189
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Great joys as well as sorrows make a stay
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Joy is in every face without a cloud
Page No:
p.189
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Resistless floods of sudden pleasure roll
Page No:
pp.189-190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Be still my sorrows and be loud my joys
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
But oh the joy the mighty extasy
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Behn.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
Know be it known to the limits of the world
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oedip.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
O you are so divine and cause such fondness
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
She bids me hope o heavens she pities me
Page No:
p.190
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Just as the scale of heaven that weighs the seasons
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
My joy stops at my tongue
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
Weeping for Joy.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O my soul's joy
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Of all the virtues justice is the best
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Oh the dear hour in which you did resign
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cong.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Then into tears of joy the father broke
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
Weeping for Joy.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
There's not a slave a shackled slave of mine
Page No:
p.191
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cong.
Attributed To:
William Congreve
First Line:
Justice gives sentence many times
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Justice though she's painted blind
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Kindness has resistless charms
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
So justice while she winks at crimes
Page No:
p.192
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
A monarch's crown
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
How wretchedly he rules
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Kings' titles commonly begin by force
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O polished perturbation golden care
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Princes by disobedience get command
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
How.
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard
First Line:
Some kings the name of conquerours assumed
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Unbounded power and height of greatness give
Page No:
pp.193-194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Row.
Attributed To:
Nicholas Rowe
First Line:
What's royalty but power to please myself
Page No:
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Balmy as cordials that recover souls
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Deep on his front engraven
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
How I could dwell for ever on those lips
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
I felt the while a pleasing kind of smart
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
She kissed and sighed and sighed and kissed again
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
She printed melting kisses as she spoke
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
Such heat and vigour shall our kisses bear
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Then thus we'll lie and thus we'll kiss
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
They kissed with such a fervor
Page No:
p.194
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
And now the herald lark
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
As amorous and fond and billing
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Laws bear the name but money has the power
Page No:
pp.195-196
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The ancient errant knights
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
The lark that shuns on lofty boughs to build
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
The wise example of the heavenly lark
Page No:
p.195
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
For lawyers lest bear defendant
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
He that with injury is grieved
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Tis law that settles all you do
Page No:
pp.196-198
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Until with subtle cobweb cheats
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
You save the expence of long litigious laws
Page No:
p.196
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As you have well instructed me
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
I would not give quoth Hudibras
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Scarce had she finished when her feet she found
Page No:
p.198
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Ovid.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Learning that cobweb of the brain
Page No:
pp.199-200
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Thirsis a youth of the inspired train
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
The Story of Phoebus and Daphne apply'd.
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Thus lawrel is the sign of labour crowned
Page No:
p.199
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
A sleep dull as your last did you arrest
Page No:
p.200
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Oldh.
Attributed To:
John Oldham
First Line:
On the dark banks where Lethe's lazy deep
Page No:
p.200
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Gar.
Attributed To:
Sir Samuel Garth
First Line:
Quoth he the one half of man his mind
Page No:
pp.200-201
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
The love of liberty with life is given
Page No:
p.200
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis quickening liberty that gives us breath
Page No:
p.200
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
O give me liberty
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh life thou nothing's younger brother
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
When I consider life tis all a cheat
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For life can never be sincerely blessed
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Gods life's your gift then season't with such fate
Page No:
pp.202-203
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Indulge and to thy genius freely give
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Pers.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Life is but air
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Life's but a walking shadow a poor player
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Nor love thy life nor hate but what thou livest
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
They live too long who happiness outlive
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis not for nothing that we life pursue
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tomorrow tomorrow and tomorrow
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Firstborn of chaos who so fair didst come
Page No:
pp.203-204
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
As when tempestuous storms overspread the skies
Page No:
pp.204-205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Blac.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Blackmore
First Line:
Quick lightning flies when heavy clouds rush on
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cre. Lucr.
Attributed To:
Thomas Creech
First Line:
As where the lightning runs along the ground
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For love's not always of a vicious kind
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Love is not sin but where tis sinful love
Page No:
pp.205-206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Love that does all that's noble here below
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Love the most generous passion of the mind
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Love's an heroic passion which can find
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The clouds | Justling or pushed by winds rude in their shock
Page No:
p.205
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milt.
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
For love the sense of right and wrong confounds
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Love is a burglarer a felon
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
No law is made for love
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
See the heavens in lightnings break
Page No:
pp.206-207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
The power of love
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What are thou love thou great mysterious thing
Page No:
p.206
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
A change so swift what heart did ever feel
Page No:
pp.207-208
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
For lovers hearts are not their own hearts
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
I came I saw and was undone
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
I have no reason left that can assist me
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
In love what use of prudence can there be
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Love is the pleasant frenzy of the mind
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The fate of love is such
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Witness you powers
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Ye niggard gods you make our lives too long
Page No:
p.207
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
He had got a hurt
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
I am pleased and pained since first her eyes I saw
Page No:
p.208
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O love o cursed boy
Page No:
pp.208-209
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Roch.
Attributed To:
John Wilmot
First Line:
Mine was an age when love might be excused
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
Love and Old Age.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
That proud dame for whom his soul
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
Falling in Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
The bloom of beauty other years demands
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
Love and Old Age.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Whilst on Septimius panting breast
Page No:
pp.209-210
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
You cannot love nore pleasure take nor give
Page No:
p.209
Poem Title:
Love and Old Age.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
All constant lovers shall in future ages
Page No:
pp.210-211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
For your love does lie
Page No:
p.210
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Go bid the needle his dear north foresake
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
How I have loved | Witness ye days and nights and all your hours
Page No:
pp.211-212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
If all my heart and soul been it thine
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Perdition catch my soul but I do love thee
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Quoth he my faith as Adamantine
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Quoth he to bid me not to love
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
That I do love you O all you host of heaven
Page No:
p.211
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
And is it given me thus to touch thy hand
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
By heaven my Edith
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Beau.
Attributed To:
Francis Beaumont
First Line:
Lavinia oh there's music in the name
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Not the spring's mouth nor breath of jessamine
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Oh she is all softness
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Tis now that I begin to live again
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Tis she she only that can make me blessed
Page No:
p.212
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Gallop apace ye fiery footed steeds
Page No:
pp.213-214
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
Hold off and let me run into his arms
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Love mounts and rolls about my stormy mind
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
O Pierre wert thou but she
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Semandra shall be mine even all Semandra
Page No:
p.213
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
But oh there wants to crown my happiness
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee's Alex.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Give ye gods give to your boy your Caesar
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Oh thou art my soul itself wealth friendship honour
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
She reigns more fully in my soul than ever
Page No:
pp.214-215
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The god of love empties his golden quiver
Page No:
p.214
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
Love in your sunny eyes does basking play
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Cowl.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Oh the killing joy
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
The sun shall now no more dispense
Page No:
pp.215-216
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Where am I surely paradise is round me
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Who can behold such beauty and be silent
Page No:
p.215
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Otw.
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
Hold hold quoth she no more of this
Page No:
pp.216-217
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Does the mute sacrifice upbraid the priest
Page No:
pp.217-218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The god of love once more has shot his fires
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The proverb holds that to be wise and love
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Why so pale and wan fond lover
Page No:
p.217
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Suckl.
Attributed To:
Sir John Suckling
First Line:
Ah cruel heaven that made no cure for love
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Anger in hasty words or blows
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Kings fight for kingdoms madmen for applause
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Love gives esteem and then he gives desert
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So like the chances are of love and war
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
The faults of love by love are justified
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
What priestly rites alas what pious art
Page No:
p.218
Poem Title:
Protestations of love.
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
As virtue never will be moved
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Shak.
Attributed To:
William Shakespeare
First Line:
But true and faithful's sure to lose
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
For loyalty is still the same
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Hud.
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
For whom should we esteem above
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Cow.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley
First Line:
Let fools the name of loyalty divide
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
The trembling strings about her fingers crowd
Page No:
pp.219-220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Wall.
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
First Line:
Yes I will shake this Cupid from my arms
Page No:
p.219
Poem Title:
Protestations of Love.
Attribution:
Lee's Alex.
Attributed To:
Nathaniel Lee
First Line:
As when the swains the Lybian lion chase
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So when the generous lion has in sight
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
Then as a hungry lion who beholds
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dryd. Virg.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
To burning Rome when frantic Nero played
Page No:
p.220
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior