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To Sir Godfrey Kneller, principal Painter to

His Majesty,

191

GAY.

The Cock and the Fox: or, the Tale of the

Nun's Priest ......

192

The Flower and the Leaf: or, the Lady in

Rural Sports. A Georgic. In Two Cantos,
Canto I.

284

the Arbour

198

II.

286

Cymon and Iphigenia

203

Trivia : or, the Art of walking the Streets of

London. In Three Books.

Book I. Of the Implements for Walking

J. PHILIPS

the Streets, and Signs of the

v The Splendid Shilling..

208

Weather

287

Cyder: a Poem, in two Books.

II. Or Walking the Streets by Day 289

Book I.

209

III. Of Walking the Streets by Night 294

II.

215

Sweet William's Farewell to Black-eyed Susan 297

A Ballad, from the What-d'ye-call-it

ib.

Fable. The Goat without a Beard

298

PARNELL

Fable. The Universal Apparition

ib.

Fable. The Jugglers........

299

A Fairy Tale, in the ancient English Style 221 Fable. The Harc and many Friends

ib.

A Night-Piece on Death

223 The Shepherd's Week. In Six Pastorals 300

The Hermit........

224

Monday; or, the Squabble.......

301

Hesiod ; or, The Rise of Woman

226

Tuesday: or, the Ditty

S02

An Allegory on Man

227

Wednesday; or, the Dumps

SOS

The Book-Worm

228

Thursday; or, the Spell.......

305

Friday; or, the Dirge

306

Saturday; or, the Flights

308

ROWE.

Fable. The Farmer's Wife and the Raven... 309

iba

Colin's Complaint. A Song ....

Fable. The Turkey and the Ant

230

The Contented Shepherd. To Mrs. A-

D-afterwards his Wife

231

A Song Ah! Willow. To the Same in her

GREEN.

Sickness

ib.

The Spleen. An Epistle to Mr. Cutlibert

Jackson

310

ADDISON.

On Barclay's Apology for the Quakers 317

The Seeker

ib.

A Letter from Italy to the Right Hon. Charles The Grotto. Written by Mr. Green, under
Lord Halifax, in the year 1701

.... 232

the name of Peter Drake, a fisherman of

-The Campaign. A Poem ........

294

Brentford..........

To Sir Godfrey Kneller, on his Picture of the

The Sparrow and Diamond.

A Song.

King

237

Paraphrase on Psalm XXIII.

238

TICKELL.

PRIOR.

Colin and Lucy. A Ballad

321

Henry and Emma. A Poem, upon the Model To the Earl of Warwick, on the Death of Mr.

329

of the Nut-Brown Maid......

240

Addison

Alma : or, the Progress of the Mind. In An Imitation of the Prophesy of Nereus.

From Horace. Book II. (de XV. 323

Three Cantos.

Canto 1.

246

An Epistle from a Lady in England to a

II. ...................................... 249

Gentleman at Avignon

III.

253 An Ode, inscribed to the Earl of Sunderland

325

et Windsor
Solomon on the Vanity of the World. A Poem,
in Three Books.
Book I. Knowledge

258

II. Pleasure

264

HAMMOND.

III. Power

272

The Thief and the Cordelier. A Ballad 279 Elegy
A Song....

ib.

The Garland

280

An English Padlock

ib.

SOMERVILE.
A Song

281
The Female Phan n

ih. The Chase. In Four Books.

The Despair. Shepherd

Box 1.

An Ode

ib.

1.

The Lady's Looking-Glasso In imitation of

III.

* Greek Idyllium

326

282

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CONTENTS.

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POPE.

THOMSON.

The Seasons :

The Rape of the Lock. An Heroi-Comical

Spring

415

Poem. In Five Cantos.

Summer

424

Canto I.

............. 346

Autumn

437

II.

347 Winter

447 -

III.

348 The Castle of Indolence: an Allegorical Poem.

IV.

949 In Two Cantos,

V.

............. 351

Canto I.

457

Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato 352

II.

463

Eloisa to Abelard

ib, Ancient and Modern Italy compared. being

The Temple of Fame

355 the First Part of “ Liberty," a Poem 469

The Fable of Dryope. From Ovid's Meta Greece : being the Second Part of “ Liberly," 472
morphoses, Book ix.

359 Rome: being the Third Part of “Liberty," 477

Vertumnus and Pomona.

From the same,

Britain : being the Fourth Part of Liberty," 482

Book IV.

360 The Prospect : being the Fifth Part of

An Essay on Man. In Four Epistles.

Liberty,"

492

Epistle I. Of the Nature and State of Man

Ode

498

with respect to the Universe 361 The Happy Man

ib.

II. Of the Nature and State of Man

Song

ib.

with respect to Himself, as Song

499

an Individual

369 | Ode

ib.

III. Of the Nature and State of Man

Hymn on Solitude

ib,

with respect to Society 366 | To the Rev. Mr. Murdoch, Rector of Strad-

IV. Of the Nature and State of Man

dishall, in Suffolk

ib.

with respect to Happiness ... 368

Moral Essays. In Five Epistles to several

Persons.

A. PHILIPS

Epistle I. Of the Knowledge and Cha-
racters of Men........ ...(372, To the Earl of Dorset

500
II. Of the Characters of Women 374 A Hymn to Venus, from the Greek of Sappho. 501
III. On the Use of Riches 376 A Fragment of Sappho

ib.

IV. Of the Use of Riches

379

V. To Mr. Addison, occasioned by

his Dialogues on Medals... 381

COLLINS.

Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot, being the Prologue

to the Satires

382 Ove to Pity

5n2

Messiah, a Sacred Eclogue, in imitation of Ode to Fear

503

Virgil's Pollio..

385) Ode, written in the year 1746

ib.

Elegy to the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady 386 Ode to a Lady, on the Death of Col. Charles

Satire

ib. Ross, in the Action at Fontenoy

504

Epistle to Robert Earl of Oxford and Earl Ode to Evening

ib.

Mortimer

388 Ode to Liberty

505

The Passions, an Ode for Music

505

SWIFT. C

Dirge in Cymbeline

507

An Ode on the popular Superstitions of the

Cadenus and Vanessa

............... 390

Highlands of Scotland; considered as the

Suella's Birth-day-

(397 Subject of Poetry

ib.

The Journal of a Modern Lady, in a Letter to Ode on the Death of Mr. Thomson

509

a Person of Quality.

ib.

On the Death of Dr. Swift ......

399

Baucis and Philemon. On the ever-lamented

DYER.
loss of the two Yew-trees in the Parish of
Chilthorne, Somerset. Imitated from the

Grongar Hill
Eighth Book of Ovid......... ............... 403 The Ruins of Home

512

A Description of the Morning

405

The Grand Question Debated : Whether Ha-

milton's Bawn should be turned into a Bar-

SHENSTONE.

rack or a Malt-house

ib.

On Poetry: a Rhapsody

406 "The School-Mistress. In Imitation of Spenser 517

A Description of a City-Shower, in imitation Elegy, describing the sorrow of an ingenuous
of Virgil's Georgics

410 mind, on the melancholy event of a licen-

Horace, Book III. Ode II. To the Earl of tious amour ......

520

Oxford, late Lord Treasurer. Sent to him Pastoral Ballad. In Four Parts.

when in the Tower

411 Part 1. Absence.

521

Mrs. Harris's Petition

ib.

II. Hope

ib.

To the Earl of Peterborow, who commanded

III. Solicitude.

522

the British Forces in Spain...

412 IV. Disappointment..

ib.

The Progress of Poetry

The Dying Kid

023

......

The Rosciad

524 The Progress of Love. In Four Eclogues.

Eclogue I. Uncertainty....

G66

YOUNG.

II. Hope

667

III. Jealousy

668

IV. Possession

669

533

A Paraphrase on Part of the Book of Job

ib.

To the Rev. Dr. Ayscough, at Oxford
The Complaint: or, Night-Thoughts.

670

Song.....

Night the First : on Life, Death, and Im-

537

mortality

671

Song

ib.

Song

Night the Second: on Time, Death, and

Friendship

540

To the Memory of the first Lady Lyttelton.

ib.

Night the Third : Narcissa.....

A Monody

545

Night the fourth : the Christian Triumph : 549

Night the Fifth : the Relapse .................. 555

GOLDSMITH.

Night the Sixth : the Infidel Reclaimed. įn

Two Parts. Part I.

......... 569 The Traveller : or, a Prospect of Society 675

Night the Seventh : the Infidel Reclaimed. The Deserted Village

....................... 678

Part II.

570 | The Hermit. A Ballad

681

Night the Eighth : Virtue's Apology; or, Retaliation. A Poem

:.... 682
the Man of the World answered........ 582 Stanzas on Woman. From the Vicar of Wake-
Night the Ninth and Last : the Consola field

684
tion

ib.

Love of Fame, the Universal Passion. In

Seven Characteristical Satires.

JOHNSON.

Satire

I.

610

II.

612

London: a Poem. In imitation of the Third

III.

........................ 614

Satire of Juvenal

686

IV.

................... 616

The Vanity of Human Wishes. In imitation

V.

618

of the Tenth Satire of Juvenal

688

VI.

623

Prologue, spoken by Mr. Garrick, at the open-

VII.

627

ing of the Theatre - Royal, Drury-lane, 1747, 691

On the Death of Mr. Robert Levet, a Practiser

ib.

in Physic

AKENSIDE.

Ode to Memory

790

Ode to Independency.......

721

663 | Elegy on the Death of a Lady

792

ib. Epitaph on Mrs. Mason, in the Cathedral of
664 Bristol

ib.

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COWPER.
Table-Talk.......

779 Conversation

784 Boadicea. An Ode

724 Verses supposed to be written by Alexander Heroism

ib. Selkirk, during his solitary Abode in the On the Receipt of my Mother's Picture out of Island of Juan Fernandez

791 Norfolk, the Gift of my Cousin Ann Bod John Gilpin

792 ham... 725 | An Epistle to Joseph Hill, Esq.

704 Friendship 726 Yardley Oak

ib. Retirement 727 The Cast-away

796 The Task. In Six Books. Book I. The Sofa

733 IJ. The Time-Piece

739

BEATTIE.
III. The Garden

746
IV. The Winter Evening

752 | The Minstrel: or, The Progress of Genius. V. The Winter-Morning Walk 758 In Two Books. VI. The Winter Walk at Noon 764 Book I.

798 Tirociniuin : : or, a Review of Schools

779
II.

802

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