Specimens with Memoirs of the Less-known British Poets, Volume 3
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Specimens with Memoirs of the Less-known British Poets, Volume 3
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  • SPECIMENS WITH MEMOIRS OF THE LESS-KNOWN BRITISH POETS.
  • CONTENTS.
    • THIRD PERIOD—FROM DRYDEN TO COWPER.
  • SPECIMENS, WITH MEMOIRS, OF THE LESS-KNOWN BRITISH POETS.
    • SIR CHARLES SEDLEY.
      • TO A VERY YOUNG LADY.
      • SONG.
    • TO A VERY YOUNG LADY.
    • SONG.
  • JOHN POMFRET,
    • THE CHOICE.
  • THE EARL OF DORSET.
    • SONG.
  • JOHN PHILIPS.
    • THE SPLENDID SHILLING.
  • SIR SAMUEL GARTH.
    • THE DISPENSARY.
  • SIR RICHARD BLACKMORE.
    • VERSES TO BE PLACED UNDER THE PICTURE OF SIR R. BLACKMORE, CONTAINING A COMPLETE CATALOGUE OF HIS WORKS.
      • CREATION.
    • CREATION.
  • ELIJAH FENTON.
    • AN ODE TO THE RIGHT HON. JOHN LORD GOWER.
    • ROBERT CRAWFORD.
      • THE BUSH ABOON TRAQUAIR.
    • THE BUSH ABOON TRAQUAIR.
  • THOMAS TICKELL.
    • TO THE EARL OF WARWICK, ON THE DEATH OF MR ADDISON.
  • JAMES HAMMOND.
    • ELEGY XIII.
  • RICHARD SAVAGE.
    • THE BASTARD.
  • THOMAS WARTON THE ELDER.
    • VERSES WRITTEN AFTER SEEING WINDSOR CASTLE.
      • AN AMERICAN LOVE ODE.
    • AN AMERICAN LOVE ODE.
  • JONATHAN SWIFT.
    • BAUCIS AND PHILEMON.
      • ON POETRY.
      • ON THE DEATH OF DR SWIFT.
      • A CHARACTER, PANEGYRIC, AND DESCRIPTION OF THE LEGION-CLUB. 1736.
    • ON POETRY.
    • ON THE DEATH OF DR SWIFT.
    • A CHARACTER, PANEGYRIC, AND DESCRIPTION OF THE LEGION-CLUB. 1736.
  • ISAAC WATTS.
    • FEW HAPPY MATCHES.
      • THE SLUGGARD.
      • THE ROSE.
      • A CRADLE HYMN.
      • BREATHING TOWARD THE HEAVENLY COUNTRY.
      • TO THE REV. MR JOHN HOWE.
    • THE SLUGGARD.
    • THE ROSE.
    • A CRADLE HYMN.
    • BREATHING TOWARD THE HEAVENLY COUNTRY.
    • TO THE REV. MR JOHN HOWE.
  • AMBROSE PHILIPS.
    • A FRAGMENT OF SAPPHO.
  • WILLIAM HAMILTON.
    • THE BRAES OF YARROW.
  • ALLAN RAMSAY.
    • LOCHABER NO MORE.
      • THE LAST TIME I CAME O'ER THE MOOR.
      • FROM 'THE GENTLE SHEPHERD.'
    • THE LAST TIME I CAME O'ER THE MOOR.
    • FROM 'THE GENTLE SHEPHERD.'
  • ISAAC HAWKINS BROWNE.
    • IMITATION OF THOMSON.
      • IMITATION OF POPE.
      • IMITATION OF SWIFT.
    • IMITATION OF POPE.
    • IMITATION OF SWIFT.
  • WILLIAM OLDYS.
    • SONG, OCCASIONED BY A FLY DRINKING OUT OF A CUP OF ALE.
  • ROBERT LLOYD.
    • THE MISERIES OF A POET'S LIFE.
  • HENRY CAREY.
    • SALLY IN OUR ALLEY.
  • DAVID MALLETT.
    • WILLIAM AND MARGARET.
    • THE BIRKS OF INVERMAY.
  • JAMES MERRICK.
    • THE CHAMELEON.
  • DR JAMES GRAINGER.
    • ODE TO SOLITUDE.
  • MICHAEL BRUCE.
    • TO THE CUCKOO.
      • ELEGY, WRITTEN IN SPRING.
    • ELEGY, WRITTEN IN SPRING.
  • CHRISTOPHER SMART.
    • SONG TO DAVID.
  • THOMAS CHATTERTON.
    • BRISTOWE TRAGEDY.
    • MINSTREL'S SONG.
      • THE STORY OF WILLIAM CANYNGE.
      • KENRICK.
      • FEBRUARY, AN ELEGY.
    • THE STORY OF WILLIAM CANYNGE.
    • KENRICK.
    • FEBRUARY, AN ELEGY.
  • LORD LYTTELTON.
    • FROM THE 'MONODY.'
  • JOHN CUNNINGHAM.
    • MAY-EVE; OR, KATE OF ABERDEEN.
  • ROBERT FERGUSSON.
    • THE FARMER'S INGLE.
  • DR WALTER HARTE.
  • EDWARD LOVIBOND.
    • THE TEARS OF OLD MAY-DAY.
  • FRANCIS FAWKES.
    • THE BROWN JUG.
  • JOHN LANGHORNE.
    • FROM 'THE COUNTRY JUSTICE.'
      • GIPSIES.
      • A CASE WHERE MERCY SHOULD HAVE MITIGATED JUSTICE.
    • GIPSIES.
    • A CASE WHERE MERCY SHOULD HAVE MITIGATED JUSTICE.
  • SIR WILLIAM BLACKSTONE.
    • THE LAWYER'S FAREWELL TO HIS MUSE.
  • JOHN SCOTT.
    • ODE ON HEARING THE DRUM.
      • THE TEMPESTUOUS EVENING.
    • THE TEMPESTUOUS EVENING.
  • ALEXANDER ROSS.
    • WOO'D, AND MARRIED, AND A'.
      • THE ROCK AN' THE WEE PICKLE TOW.
    • THE ROCK AN' THE WEE PICKLE TOW.
  • RICHARD GLOVER.
    • FROM BOOK XII
    • ADMIRAL HOSIER'S GHOST.
  • WILLIAM WHITEHEAD.
    • VARIETY.
  • WILLIAM JULIUS MICKLE.
    • CUMNOR HALL.
    • THE MARINER'S WIFE.
  • LORD NUGENT.
    • ODE TO MANKIND.
  • JOHN LOGAN.
    • THE LOVERS.
      • WRITTEN IN A VISIT TO THE COUNTRY IN AUTUMN.
      • COMPLAINT OF NATURE.
    • WRITTEN IN A VISIT TO THE COUNTRY IN AUTUMN.
    • COMPLAINT OF NATURE.
  • THOMAS BLACKLOCK.
    • THE AUTHOR'S PICTURE.
      • ODE TO AURORA, ON MELISSA'S BIRTHDAY.
    • ODE TO AURORA, ON MELISSA'S BIRTHDAY.
  • MISS ELLIOT AND MRS COCKBURN.
    • THE FLOWERS OF THE FOREST.
      • THE FLOWERS OF THE FOREST.
    • THE FLOWERS OF THE FOREST.
  • SIR WILLIAM JONES.
    • A PERSIAN SONG OF HAFIZ.
  • SAMUEL BISHOP.
    • TO MRS BISHOP,
      • TO THE SAME,
    • TO THE SAME,
  • SUSANNA BLAMIRE.
    • THE NABOB.
      • WHAT AILS THIS HEART O' MINE?
    • WHAT AILS THIS HEART O' MINE?
  • JAMES MACPHERSON.
    • OSSIAN'S ADDRESS TO THE SUN.
      • DESOLATION OF BALCLUTHA.
      • FINGAL AND THE SPIRIT OF LODA.
      • ADDRESS TO THE MOON.
      • FINGAL'S SPIRIT-HOME.
      • THE CAVE.
    • DESOLATION OF BALCLUTHA.
    • FINGAL AND THE SPIRIT OF LODA.
    • ADDRESS TO THE MOON.
    • FINGAL'S SPIRIT-HOME.
    • THE CAVE.
  • WILLIAM MASON.
    • EPITAPH ON MRS MASON, IN THE CATHEDRAL OF BRISTOL.
      • AN HEROIC EPISTLE TO SIR WILLIAM CHAMBERS, KNIGHT, COMPTROLLER-GENERAL OF HIS MAJESTY'S WORKS, ETC.
    • AN HEROIC EPISTLE TO SIR WILLIAM CHAMBERS, KNIGHT, COMPTROLLER-GENERAL OF HIS MAJESTY'S WORKS, ETC.
  • JOHN LOWE.
    • MARY'S DREAM.
  • JOSEPH WARTON.
    • ODE TO FANCY.
  • MISCELLANEOUS.
    • SONG.
      • VERSES,
      • THE OLD BACHELOR.
      • CARELESS CONTENT.
      • A PASTORAL.
      • ODE TO A TOBACCO-PIPE.
      • AWAY! LET NOUGHT TO LOVE DISPLEASING.
      • RICHARD BENTLEY'S SOLE POETICAL COMPOSITION.
      • LINES ADDRESSED TO POPE.[1]
    • VERSES,
    • THE OLD BACHELOR.
    • CARELESS CONTENT.
    • A PASTORAL.
    • ODE TO A TOBACCO-PIPE.
    • AWAY! LET NOUGHT TO LOVE DISPLEASING.
    • RICHARD BENTLEY'S SOLE POETICAL COMPOSITION.
    • LINES ADDRESSED TO POPE.[1]
    • THE END.
  • INDEX
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