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WORKS

OF THE

BRITISH POETS,

WITH

LIVES OF THE AUTHORS.

EDITED BY

ROBERT WALSH, JR.

VOL. XXX.

GOLDSMITH, LANGHORNE, SMART.

PHILADELPHIA:

PUBLISHED BY SAMUEL F. BRADFORD,

FOR

JOHN LAVAL.

William Broer Printer.

TILDEN LIBRARA

1895

CONTENTS OF VOL. XXX.

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SELECT POEMS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH.

Page LIFE OF GOLDSMITH,

3 The Traveller; or, a Prospect of Society, 19 The Deserted Village,

37 The Hermit; a ballad,

53 The Haunch of Venison,

61 Retaliation,

65 Postcript,

71 The Double Transformation,

73 The Logicians Refuted,

76 A New Simile,

78 Dascription of an Author's Bed-chamber, 80 The Clown's Reply,

81 An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog,

ib. An Elegy on the Glory of her Sex, Mrs. Mary Blaize,

83 On a beautiful Youth, struck Blind by Lightning,

84 The Gift,

ib. Stanzas on Woman,

85 Lines addressed to Dr. Goldsmith,

86 ib.

87 From the Oratorio of The Captivity,

ib, Song,

88 Stanzas on the taking of Quebec,

ib. Epitaph on the Rev. Dr. Parnel,

89 Epitaph on Edward Purdon,

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Page A Prologue,

90 Prologue to the Tragedy of Zobeide,

91 Epilogue, spoken by Mr. Lee Lewes,

92 Epilogue to the comedy of The Sisters, 93 Epilogue to the comedy of She Stoops to

Conquer,
An Epilogue, spoken and sung by Mrs. Bulk.

ley and Miss Catley,
Epilogue intended for Mrs. Bulkley,

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The Sunflower and the Ivy,

115 Proemium,

116 To the hon. Charles Yorke,

117 The Laurel and the Reed,

122 'The Garden Rose and the Wild Rose,

124 The Violet and the Pansy,

127 The Queen of the Meadow and the Crown Imperial,

130 The Wall Flower, .

132 The Tulip and the Myrtle,

135 The Bee Flower, .

137 The Wilding and the Broom,

140 The Misletoe and the Passion Flower,

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ENLARGEMENT OF THE MIND.
Epistle I. to General Craufurd,
Epistle II. to William Langhorne, M. A.
Precepts of Conjugal Happiness,
The Origin of the Veil, .

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Epistle to George Colman, Esq.
The Country Justice :

Part the First,
Part the Second,

Part the Third,
Owen and Carron,

173 . 185

199 209

ELEGIES,

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The Visions of Fancy,

229 Written in 1760,

237 Written among the Ruins of Pontefract Castle, 1756,

238 To the Rev. Mr. Lamb,

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POEMS ON HIS LADY.

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To Miss Cracroft: the Complaint of her Ring-
Dove,

243 To Miss Cracroft: wrapped round a Nosegay of Violets,

244 To Miss Cracroft: on the Moral Reflections

contained in her answer to the above verses, 245 Autumnal elegy: to Miss Cracroft,

ib. To Miss Cracroft,

248 Sonnet, in the manner of Petrarch,

249 Verses in Memory of his Lady,

250 Monody, ..

253 Monody, on his Mother,

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