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The Flower and the Leaf: or, the Lady in
Rural Sports A Georgic. In Two Cantoes.
A Letter from Italy to the Right Hon. Charles
The Grotto. Written by Mr. Green, under
The Campaign. A Poem...
The Rape of the Lock. An Heroi-Comical The Seasons::
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 Poem..... 469
359 Greece : being the Second Part of “ Liberty," 472
- An Essay on Man. In Four Epistles.
The Prospect : being the Fifth Part of
with respect to Society..... 366 Hymn on Solitude
Messiah, a Sacred Eclogue, in imitation of
Ode to Pity
An Ode on the popular Superstitions of the
Baucis and Philemon. On the ever-lamented
Horace, Book III. Ode II. To the Earl of tious amour...
Night the Third: Narcissa.
Night the Fifth: the Relapse.
Night the Eighth: Virtue's Apology; or,
Stanzas on Woman. From the Vicar of Wake-
616 The Vanity of Human Wishes. In imitation
623 Prologue, spoken by Mr. Garrick, at the open-
The Pleasures of Imagination. A Poem, in
The Art of preserving Health. In four Books.
Ode for Music..
Inscription in a Hermitage, at Ansley Hall,
The Descent of Odin. An Ode...
ib. Selkirk, during his solitary Abode in the
IV. The Winter Evening... 752 The Minstrel: or, The Progress of Genius.
The object of this Work, which is entirely new, is to comprise, within a single volume, a chronological series of our classical Poets, from Ben Jonson to Beattie, without mutilation or abridgment, with Biographical and Critical notices of their Authors. 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 Poetry,” and may sasely be recommended to the heads of Schools in general, and to the libraries of Young Persons.