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POETICAL WORKS

OF
MR. WILLIAM COLLINS.

WITH

MEMOIRS of the AUTHOR;

AND
OBSER V A TIONS

ON
His GENIUS and WRITINGS.

By J. L ANGHORN E.

Son pure i nostri figli
Propagini celefti :
Non spegnerà il suo seme.

Guar.

LONDON:
Printed for T. Becket and P. A. Dehondt, at
Tully's Head, near Surry Street in the Strand,

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CO N T E N T S.

MTEMOIRS of the Author,
V Eclogue I.
Eclogue II.
Eclogue III.
Eclogue Iy.

Odes descriptive and allegorical.
Ode to Pity,
Ode to Fear,
Ode to Simplicity,
Ode or the poetical Character.
Ode, written in the Year 1746,
Ode to Mercy,
Ode to Liberty,
Ode to a Lady, on the Death of Colonel

Charles Ross in the A&tion at Fontenoy,

Written in May 1745,
Ode to Evening,
Ode to Peace,
The Manners. An Ode.
The Passions. An Ode for Music,
An Epistle to Sir Thomas Hanmer, on his

Edition of Shakespear's Works,
Dirge in Cymbeline,
Ode on the Death of Mr. Thomson,

General

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Eclogues,

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155

General Observations on the Oriental

105 Observations on Eclogue I. II.

118 III.

125 IV.

127 General Observations on the Odes descriptive and allegorical,

DE : Observations on the Ode to Pity, . 147 Ode to Fear,

150 Ode to Simplicity, Ode on the poetical Character, 158 Ode, written in the Year 1746, 161 - Ode to Mercy,

ibid. - Ode to Liberty,

Ode, to a Lady, on the Death of Colonel Charles Ross in the Action of Fontenoy. Written in May 1745, 167 Ode to Evening,

168 - The Manners. An Ode, 174

- The Passions. An Ode for Music,

. 178 - An Epistle to Sir Thomas Hanmer, on his Edition of Shakespear's

162

Works,

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Dirge in Cymbeline,

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MEMOIRS

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