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POEMS OF P. WHITEHEAD.

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The Author's Life, by Mr. Chalmers......... 199 Cupid baffled

227
The State Dunces : a Satire, Inscribed to Death and the Doctor...

ib.

Mr. Pope, 1733

....... 207 | An occasional Prologue, spoken by Mr. Powell,

Manners: a Satire, 1738

210 at the Opening of the Theatre Royal in Co-

The Gymnasiad, or boxing Match : a very vent Garden, on Monday, September 14,
short, but very curious epic Poem, with the

1767.......

ib.

Prolegomena of Scriblerus Tertius and Notes Verses on converting the Chapel to a Kitchen,

variorum

213 at the Seat of the Lord Donnerayle, called

Book 1.

214 the Grove, in Hertfordshire

228

II.

216 Verses on the Duke of Cumberland's Victory

III.

217 at Culloden, in the Year 1746

ib.

Honour: a Satire, 1747....

218 Verses inscribed on a Monument, called the

AD Epistie to Doctor Thomson, 1755

221 Tomb of Care, in the Garden of the late

An occasional Song, as performed by Mr. John Rich, Esq. at Cowley in Middlesex;

Beard, in the Character of a recruiting Ser- whereon three beautiful Boys ars covering
jeant, at the Theatre-Royal in Covent Gar. a funeral Urn with a Veil of Flowers 229

den, in the Entertainment of The Fair 225 The Epitaph (in Letters of Brass, inserted by
Song, sung by Mr. Beard, in the Entertain-

a female Figure representing History) on a
ment of Apollo and Dapbne

ib. marble Pyramid of the Monument of John,
Song, sung by Mr. Beard at the annual Meet- Duke of Argyle

ib.

ing of the Vice-Presidents, Governors, &c. Verses on the Name, P. Whitehead, sub-

of the London Hospital

scribed to the above loscription, being re-

Fragment.-When Bacchus, jolly god, invites, 226 moved thence some time after the Monu-
Ferses occasioned by Lady Pomfret's Present ment was erected

ib.

of some antique Statues to Oxford; the Verses to Mr. Brooke, on the Refusal of a

Streets whereof were foolishly said to be Licence to his Play of Gustavus Vasa... ... ib.

paved with Jacobites

ib. Song.--As Granville's soft numbers tune My-

To Dr. King ....

ib. ra's just praise

ib.

The Butterfly and Bee. To Flavia

ib. To Dr. Schomberg, of Bath

230

Verses dropt in Mr. Garrick’s Temple of Epitaph, by Mr. Garrick, on Paul Whitehead,

Shakspeare

227 Esq.

ib.

ib.

The Author's Life, by Mr. Chalmers.......... 233 To Miss Herring. With four Odes on the
Brambam Park. To Robert Lane, Esq. 235 Seasons......

...... 243

A Description of Calypso and her Grotto ..... 238 | A vernal Ode, sent to his Grace the Lord Arch-

An Epithalamic Ode. Intended for Music 239 bishop of Canterbury. March 12, 1754 ... ib.

The Death of the Lark. 1738 ...

ib. Ode to Summer. By a Gentleman of Cam-

The Sparrow. Prom Catullus, 1738

240 bridge

ib.

On the Death of a young Gentleman, Sep- An autumoal Ode. To Mr. Hayman, the
tember, 1739
ib. Painter. October, 1754

244
An Epistle to a friend in Yorkshire

ib. Ode on Winter. By a Gentleman of Cam-
On a Lady's singing and playing upon the bridge

ib.

Harpsichord

241 An Ode to his Grace the Lord Archbishop of

On the Death of the right hon. the Earl of Canterbury .....

ib.

Uxbridge.

ib. Aurelius : an Elegy. Sacred to the Memory

To the right hon, the Countess of Uxbridge, of Thomas Herring, D. D. late Lord Arch-

occasioned by the Death of the Earl, her bishop of Canterbury

245

Husband

ib. On the Death of his most sacred Majesty King

To Laura, 1742

ib.

George the Second .

246

Song to Laora, abseat. January, 1745 242 To his most sacred Majesty, on his Accession. ib.
A Nosegay for Laura. Joly, 1745

ib. A Parody on a Passage in Milton's Paradise

To Laura, absent. November, 1745

ib. Lost. Book iv.....

ib.

To his grace Dr. Thomas Herring, Lord Arch- David's Lamentation over Saul and Jonathan.

bishop of Canterbury, on his Sickness and Samuel, Book ij. Chapter i.

ib.

Recovery. June 25, 1753

ib. The Picture of Old-age, paraphrased from

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the seven first Verses of the twelfth Chap- A good Name

256

ter of Ecclesiastes

247 | Patience

ib.

A good Wife. From Proverbs, Chapter xxxi. ib. Man blind to future Events

ib.
Nathan's Parable, 2 Samuel, Chap. xii. 248 Frierdship

ib.

The Song of Deborah

ib. Tyrants unhappy

ib.

The Poor should not be oppressed...

ib.

EPITAPHS.

Riches

ib.

On a very good Woman....

249 Rich and Poor equally unhappy

ib.

On a young Gentleman, who died A. D. 1743, Fortune blind

ib.

ætat. 13. In a Church in Cheshire .. ib. Evil Company contagious

257

On a worthy Friend who was accomplished in Impudence

ib.

the Sister-Arts of Music and Painting. ib. | Importunate Advice

ib.

On the rev. Mr. Cookson, Vicar of Leeds ib. | The Dangers of Matrimony

ib.

On Mrs. Fountayne, Daughter of Thomas The Comforts of Matrimony

ib.

Whichcot, Esq. and Wife to the Dean of The Rich and Young should marry

ib.

York; who died in Child-bed, July, 1750, Maternal Affection

ib.

ætat. 19

ib. Nurse Myrtila.......

ib,

On a young Gentleman, who died for love, Power of Music

ib.

1751...

ib. The strictly righteous Field

ib.

Ou James Fox, Esq. 1754

ib. | Love omnipotent

ib.

ib.

To a young Lady, with a Present of Books,

Know others

Partridges, and Snuff ...

ib.

An Elegy on the Death of Dobbin, the Butter-

Ignis Fatuus. Will with a Wisp

258

Woman's Horse

250

Datur Mundornm Pluralitas. By Christopher

Epithalamium on the Marriage of a Cobler

Smart, M. A.

259

and a Chimner-Sweeper.......

ib.

A Voyage to the Planets, translated...

ib.

The smoking Doctor's Soliloquy over his Pipe. ib.

Materies gaudet Vi Inertiæ. By Christopher

Woman: a Ballad. Being a Contrast to

Smart, M. A.

261

“ The women all tell me I'm false to my

The Temple of Dullness, translated

ib.
lass."

251

Mutua Oscitationum Propagatio solvi potest

The Brown Jug: a Song. Imitated from the

mechanice. By Christopher Smart, M. A. 263

Latin of Hieronymus Ainaltheus

ib.

Mechanical Solution of the Propagation of

A Pair of Spectacles. From Rourne

252

Yawning

ib.

The Stage Coach. Froin the same

ib.

To William Dixon, Esq.

265

Thank you for Nothing

ib.

The Preface to the Description of May

ib.

Ap Eulogy on Sr Isaac New on. Translated

Some Account of Gawin Douglas .

from the Latin of Dr. Halley....

ib.

/ Gawin Douglas his singular lernit Prolong of

Claudian's old Man, who never went out of

the Description of May

266

the Suburbs of Verona

253

A Description of May, from Gawin Douglas,

Archimedes's Sphere. From Claudian..... ib.

Bishop of Dunkeld. Modernized

ib.

On Menander. Imitated from a Greek Epi-

Gawin Douglas his eloquent Description of

gram in the Anthologia .

ib.

Wynter, wyth hys grete Stormes and Tem-

pestis

Description of Winter, from Gawin Douglas,

Bishop of Dunkeld

ib.

Glossary to May and Winter

273

Some Account of Menander

ib. Part of Sat. vi. Book ii. of Horace, translated.
Worship due to the Deity

254 Beginning at, Perditur hæc inter misero lux,

Submission

ib. non sine votis, &c.

275

The acceptable Sacrifice

ib. A Parody on the city and country Mouse ib.
The Miseries of old Age

ib. Horace, Epist. v. Book i. imitated. To John

Virtue only is Nobility

255 Hawkesworth, Esq.

276

The Omnipotence of Gold
ib. A Passage from Petronius, translated

ib.
The Misery and folly of Man

ib. Against Life. From the Greek of Posidippus. ib.

Man unhappy, compared with other Creatures. ib. For Life. From the Greek of Metrodorus ib.

The Origin of Man

ib. On Occasion of the Peace.

277

The Pleasures of Solitude

ib. On a country Vicar carrying his Wife behind
Sorrow familiar to all Men

ib. him, to visit his Parishioners. By Mr.

Good and Evil blended

256 of Brazen Nose College

278

Content

ib. The Vicar's Reply. By Francis Fawkes, M.A. 279

Banish Care...

ib. To Dr. Redman, who sent the Author a Hare,

Temple of Reason

ib. and promised to sup with him. . By the

The Man of Reason.

ib. Rev. Dr. Cowper

ib.

Good Sense

ib. ) Imitated by Mr. Fawkes....

ib.

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The Author's Life, by Mr. Chalmers....... 283

To Lady , on her Marriage ....

298

On the Death of Edward Lovibond, Esq. By Song:- No ga dy Rubens ever dare

ib.

Miss G

285 Verses written after passing through Findon,

Advertisement ...

ib. Sussex, 1768. Addressed to the rev. Mr.

The World. Number LXXXII.

ib. Woodeson, of Kingston upon Thames 299

The Tears of old May-day.....

286) To a Lady

ib.

Dedication to the rev, Mr. Woodeson, of King- Stanzas. -The bird of midnight swell'd her
ston upon Thames, and the Ladies of his

throat

ib.

Neighbourhood

287 | To a young Lady, who objected to sup with a

Julia's printed Letter to Lord

Party of both Sexes that met at a Coffee-house ib.
On rebuilding Combe-Neville, near Kingston, A Dream

300
Surrey, once the seat of the famous king- The Mulberry-tree

ib.
making Earl of Warwick, and late in the

To a Lady

301
Possession of the Family of Harvey......... 289 On a very fine Lady

ib,
On Lady Pomfret's presenting the University On an Asiatic Lady.

ib.
of Oxford with her Collection of Statues 290 | To the same, on her Dress .........................

302

On rural Sports

291 To the same....

ib.

Ode to Captivity. Written in the last War... 292 On reading the foregoing Verses. By Miss- ib.
Imitation from Ossian's Poems. Lately pub- Reply to Miss G

ib.
lished by the Title of Fingal, &c....... ib. Song -Hang my lyre upon the willow... 305

Ode to Youth

293 Laura's Answer. By Miss G-

ib.

To the Thames

ib. To Miss G-

ib.

To Miss K-P

294 To Laura, on her receiving a mysterious

To Miss K P

ib. Letter from a Methodist Divine.....

ib.

To Miss K P.

ib. To the same. On Politics

304

To Miss K P

295 To Laura.---Farewell to the rose

ib.

To Miss K P-

ib. Song to ****.-What! bid me seek another fair, ib.

To Miss K-P-, with Anson's Voyage. ib. On Mep being deprived, from Custom and De-

The Complaint of Cambria. To Miss K

licacy, of enjoying social Friendship with

setting to Music, and singing English the Fair-sex

305

Verses. Done into English from the Welsh To a young Lady, fainting at the News of her

Original ..

ib. Friend's Misfortunes

ib.

On a Present to the Author, of two Impressions On the Death of an Infant.

ib.
from a fine antique Seal of the Head of To Miss N-m, written at Brighthelmstone... ib.
Alexander; the one by Lady P-, on Pa. To the Mistresses R-s, written at Bright-
per; the other by Miss J-P-, in Wax. 296 helmstone......

306
On the Subject of the Monument in Arcadia. ib. Verses written at Brighthelmstone

ib.

On the same

ib. To Miss G - From Brighthelmstone..... ib.

Hitchin Convent A Tale ....

ib. Answer to the foregoing Verses, by Miss G- ib.
To a young Lady, a very good Actress......... 297 On the Death of a young Gentleman......... 307
To an accomplished Lady. In the Manner of Inscription for a Fountain

ib.
ib. On the converting the late Mr. Woodeson's

Address to the Thames

House at Kingston into a Poor-house, and

To Mrs. B-, reading Julia with Tears, dur- cutting down the great Walk of bigh Trecs

ing a bard Frost

ib.

before it ...........

ib.

Waller

298

ib.

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Angerianus de Coelia. (Epig. 40.)

329 Christ's Parable of the Sower

358

Cupid mistaken. From the Sports of Cupid, Introduction

359

written by Angerianus. Imitated and en- Parable......

ib.
larged
ib. Interpretation

360

To a young Lady, with Mr. Fenton's Miscellany. ib. The Ascetic; or, Thomas a Kempis: a Vision 361

To Mr. Pope....

330 The Meditation of Thomas a Kempis

363

The sixth Thebaid of Statius. Translated into Contentment, Industry, and Acquiescence un-
English, with Notes

ib. der the Divine Will. An Ode, written in the

Notes upon the sixth Thebaid of Statius 340 Alpine Parts of Carniola, 1749

368

The Vision of Death

Advertisement

ib.

Introduction

ib.

Dedication

346
The Courtier and Prince. A Fable

376

Psalm the civth, paraphrased....

Psalın the cviith, paraphrased

ib.

The enchanted Region; or, mistaken Pleasures 379

An his-

To my Soul. From Chancer

Eulogius; or, the charitable Mason.

348

torical Fable.........

381

An Essay on Satire, particularly on the Dun-

ib.

ciad. Printed 1730

Introduction ......

ib.
An Essay on Reason

352

Macarius; or, the Confessor. An Epistle to

To the Prince of Orange, on bis passing through

the rev. Dr. Robert Hort, Canon of Windsor 390

Oxford in his Return from Bath.....

357

Boetius: or, the upright Statesman, a supposed

Epistle from Boetius to his Wife, Rusticiapa. 399

The Amaranth, or, religious Poems, consisting

Religious Melancholy, an emblematical Elegy 598
of Fables, Visions, Emblems, &c.

358 | Meditations on Christ's Death and Passion.

The amaranthine Crown described by Milton . ib. An Emblem ....

402

Preface.........

ib.

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The Author's Life, by Mr. Chalmers............ 407, Theodosius to Constantia, 1760 ..... .... 430

To the rev. Mr. J. Langhorne, on reading his Elegy, 1760.--The eye of nature never rests

Visions of Fancy, &c. By Miss Whately. 415

from care ..

ib.

Sonnet to Mr. Langhorne. By John Scott, Esq. ib. Inscription on the Door of a Study

431

To the hon. Charles Yorke...

ib. To Lord Granby

ib.

Proemium. Written in 1766

416 Monody, 1759.-- Ah scenes belor'd ! ah con.

Studley Park. To the rev. Mr. Farrer ib. scious shades

432
Genius and Valour: a pastoral Poem. Written To Mrs. ******, in Tears for the Death of a
in honour of a Sister-Kingdom, 1763 419 Friend, 1762

ib.
To Mrs. Gillman

ib.

THE VISIONS OF FANCY. IN FOUR ELEGIES.

Elegy I.

Fragment of a Poem written at Clare-Hall on

422

the King's Accession, 1760......

ib.

ib.

II.

III.

Cæsar's Dream, before bis Invasion of Britain,

425
1758 .....

433

IV.

424

Joscription in a Temple of Society

ib.

A Poem to the Memory of Mr. Handel. Writ-

Inscription in a sequestered Grotto, 1763, and
tep in 1760

ib.
1756 .....

434
Left with the Minister of Riponden, a romantic

TUE ENLARGEMENT OF THE MIND.

Village in Yorkshire, 1758

ib.

Epistle I. To General Craufurd. Written at

Written among the Ruins of Pontefract Castle,

Belvidere, 1763

425

1756

ib.

II. To William Langhorne, M.A. Writ-

The Viceroy: addressed to the Earl of Halifax.

ten in 1765 ....

427

First published in 1762

435

An Ode to the River Edien. Written in 1759. 428 Precepts of conjugal Happiness...

437

Automoal Elegy. To Miss Cracroft, 1763 ... 429 Owen of Carron

438

To Miss Cracroft, 1763 ....

ib.

To Miss Cracroft. The Complaint of her

Ring-dove, 1759

ib. 1. The Supflower and the Ivy

442

Soonet in the Maoner of Petrarch. To Miss

II. The evening Primrose.

444

Cracroft, 1765

430 JJL. The Laurel and the Reed

jb.

To Miss Cracroft. Wrapped round a Nosegay

IV. The garden Rose and the wild Rose... 445

of Violets, 1761

ib. V. The Violet and the Pansy....
To Miss Cracroft. On the moral Reflections

VI. The Queen of the Meadow and the

contained in her Answer to the above Verses,

Crown Imperial

446

1761................
ib. VII. The Wall-fower......

...

447
Written in a Collection of Maps, 1765...... ib. VIII. The Tulip and the Myrtle

ib.

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ib.

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IX. The Bee-flower ....

448 | Epistle to Mr.

463

X. The Wilding and ine Broom

449 | To a Lady, on reading an Elegy written by her

XI, The Misletoe and the Passion-flower ...... ib. on the Search of Happiness

464
To Almena. From the Banks of the Irwan... ib.

THE COUNTRY JUSTICE.

Part I.

450

To George Culman, Esq. Prefixed to the Cor-

452

respondence of Theodosius and Constantia . 465

III,

An Ode to the Genius of Westmoreland ib.

454

Hymu to Hope. Written in 1761..

The Origin of the Veil..

455 Hymn to Plutus

466

Verses in Memory of a Lady. Written at

Hymn to Humanity..

467

Sandgate Castle, 1768.....

457 Hymn to the rising Sun

468

Monody. Sung by a Redbreast

458

A farewell Hymn to the Valley of Irwan ib.

To a Redbreast

ib. Hymn to the Eternal Providence

A Contemplation.

ib.

Menaicas

ib.

TRANSLATIONS.

Inscriptions on a Beech-tree, in the Island of

The Death of Adonis. From the Greek of Bion 469

Sicily

459

The Happiness of a moderate Fortune and

A Movody, inscribed to my worthy Friend John

modcrate Desires. From the French of Mr.

Scott, Esq. being written in his Garden at

Gresset ...

471

Amwell in Hertfordshire, the Beginning of

the Year 1769

ib. Translations from Petrarch, 1765.

Imitation of Waller. Waller to St. Evremond. ib. Sonnet CLXXIX.

479

The Duchess of Mazarine. On her Retiring

CCLXXIX

ib.

into a Convent

ib.

CCLVII.

ib.

The amiable King

460

CCXXXIII.

473

The happy Villager.

ib,

Hymeneal. On the Marriage of his present

Milton's Italian Poems translated.

Majesty.......

461 Address to Signor Mozzi of Macerata ib,

Soog.—'Tis o'er, the pleasing prospect's o'er! ib.

Son. I.

474

Written in a Cottage-garden, at a Village in

II.

ib.

Lorraine. Occasioned by a Tradition con-

III.

ib.

cerning a Tree of Rosemary

462 IV.

ib.

The pastoral Part of Milton's Epitaphium

V.

ib.

Damonis

ib. Canzon

475

To the rev, Mr. Lamb........

463 Translation from Catullus

ib.

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ib. A Prologue, written and spoken by the Poet

On a beautiful Youth, struck blind by Light- Laberius, a Roman Knight, whom Cæsar

ning. Imitated from the Spanish

504 forced upon the Stage. Preserved by Ma-

A new Simile. In the Manner of Swift ib. crobius ..

ib.

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