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The Flower and the Leaf: or, the Lady in
Rural Sports. A Georgic. In Two Cantoes.
Book I. Of the Implements for Walking
the Streets, and Signs of the
Colin's Complaint. A Song..
A Letter from Italy to the Right Hon. Charles
the name of Peter Drake, a fisherman of
The Campaign. A Poem..
To Sir Godfrey Kneller, on his Picture of the
Prologue to Mr. Addison's Tragedy of Cato 352 Canto I.
The Fable of Dryope. From Ovid's Meta- the First Part of “Liberty," a Pocm..... 469
359 Greece: being the Sccond Part of “ Liberty," 472
An Essay on Man. In Four Epistles.
The Prospect : being the Fifth Part of
with respect to the Universe 361 Ode .
Moral Essays. In Five Epistles to several
IV. Of the Use of Riches. 379 A Fragment of Sappho.
to a Person of Quality
A Description of the Morning.
Horace, Book III. Ode II. To the Earl of
A Pastoral Ballad. In Four Parts.
.... 524 The Progress of Love. In Four Eclogues.
Night the Sixth : the Infidel Reclaimed. In
The Traveller : or, a Prospect of Society... 675
Night the Seventh : the Infidel Reclaimed.
The Hermit. A Ballad.
Night the Eighth : Virtue's Apology; or,
Stanzas on Woman. From the Vicar of Wake.
Love of Fame, the Universal Passion. In
On the Death of Mr. Robert Levet, a Practiser
in Physic ..
Elegy written in a Country Church Yard... ib. Ode to the First of April.....
The Descent of Odin. An Ode..
724 Verses supposed to be written by Alexander
ib. Selkirk, during his solitary Abode in the
IV. The Winter Evening.. 752 The Minstrel: or, The Progress of Genrus.
The object of this Work, which is entirely new, is to prise, within a single volume, a chronological series of our c sical Poets, from Ben Jonson to Beattie, without mutilation abridgment, with Biographical and Critical notices of their Au thors. The contents of this volume are so comprehensive, that few poems, it is believed, are omitted, except such as are of secondary merit, or unsuited to the perusal of youth. The Work, within these bounds, may be termed a “ Library of Classical English Poctry,” and may safely be recommended to the heads of Schools in general, and to the libraries of Young Persons.