Page images
PDF
EPUB
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors][graphic][ocr errors][merged small]

OP

COWPER AND THOMSON,

INCLUDING MANY

LEMNERS AND POEMS

NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED IN THIS COUNTRY

WITH A

NEW AND INTERESTING MEMOIR

OF THE

Life of Thomsen

COMPLETE IN ONE VOLUME.

PHILADELPHIA:

LIPPINCOTT, GRAM BO & Co.,

SUCCESSORS TO

GRIGG, ELLIOT & CO.,
No. 14, NORTH FOURTH STREET.

[merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors]
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small]
[ocr errors]

.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

Page.

Page.

Sketch of the Life of William Cowper, Esq.

1 Translation of Prior's Chloe and Euphelia,

126

'Table Talk,

3 The history of John Gilpin,

ib.

Progress of Error,

10 Epistle to an afflicted Protestant lady in France, 129

Truth,

15 To the Rev. W.C. Unwin,

ib.

Expostulation,

21 To the Rev. Mr. Newton,

130

Hope,

27 Catharina,

ib.

Charity,

34 The Moralizer corrected,

ib.

Conversation,

40 The Faithful Bird,

131

Retirement,

48 The Needless Alarm,

ib.

The Task, Book 1 The Sofa,

55 Boadicea,

133

II. The Time-Piece,

62 Heroism,

ib.

III. The Garden,

70 On the receipt of my mother's picture out of Norfolk, 134

IV. The Winter Evening

78 Friendship,

135

V. The Winter Morning Walk,

85 On a mischievous Bull,

137

VI. The Winter Walk at Noon,

93 Annus Memorabilis, 1789,

ib.

Epistle to Joseph Hill, Esq.

102 Hymn for the use of the Sunday School at Olney, 138

Tirocinium; or, a Review of Schools,

103 Stanzas subjoined to a bill of mortality for the year 1787, ib.

The same for 1788,

139

MISCELLANEOUS POEMS.

The same for 1739,

ib.

The Yearly Distress, or Tithing Time at Stock, in Essex, 112 The same for 1790,

140

Sonnet to Henry Cowper, Esq.

ib. The same for 1792

Lines addressed to Dr. Darwin,

113 The same for 1793,

ib.

On Mrs. Montagu's Feather Hangings,

ib Epitaph on Mr. Hamilton,

141

Verses supposed to be written hy Alexander Selkirk, . ib. Epitaph on a Hare,

ib.

On the Promotion of Edward Thurlow, Esq.

114 Epitaphium Alterum,

ib.

Ode to Peace,

ib. Stanzas on the first publication of Sir Charles Grandison, 142

Human Frailty,

ib. Address to Miss —, on reading the Prayer for Indifference, ib

The Modern Patriot,

115 A Tale founded on a fact,

143

On observing some names of little note recorded in the To the Rev. Mr. Newton, on his return from Ramsgate, ib.

Biographia Britannica,

ib. Poetical epistle to Lady Austen,

144

Report of an adjudged case, not to be found in any of the Song, written at the request of Lady Austen,

145

books,

ib. Verses from a poem entitled Valediction,

ib.

On the burning of Lord Mansfield's library,

116 Epitaph on Johnson, ·

ib.

On the same,

ib. To Mia on hěr birth dağ,

ib.

The love of the world reproved.

ib. Gratit Nature

146

On the death of Lady Throckmorton's Bulfinch, ib. The Flatling Mill,

ib.

The Rose,

117 To Mrs. Throckmorrones

ib.

The Doves,

ib. On the late i decent Ubeltibe taken with the remains of

A Fable,

118

Milton,

147

A Comparison, .

ib. To Mrs. King, : ;

ib.

Another, addressed to a young lady,

ib. The Judgment or the Poets,

ib.

The Poet's New-Year's Gisl,

ib. Epitaph oň Mrš. M.'Higgins, or Weston,

148

Ode to Apollo,

119 | The Retired Cat,

ib,

Pairing Time anticipated. A fable,
ib. To the Nightingale,

149

The Dog and the Water Lily,

120 Sonnet to W. Wilberforce, Esq.

ih

The Poel, the Oyster, and the Sensitive Plant,
ib. Epigram,

ib.

The Shruovery,

121 To Dr. Austin,

ib.

The Winter Nosegay,

ib. Sonnel, addressed to William Hayley, Esq.

150

Mutual forbearance necessary to the happiness of the mar. Catharina,

ib.
ib. Sonnet to George Romney, Esq.

ib.

The Negro's complaint,

122 On receiving Hayley's picture,

ib.

Pity for poor Africans,

ib. On a plant of Virgin's-bower,

The Morning Dream,

123 To my cousin, Anne Bodham,

151

The Nightingale and Glow Worm,

ib. TO Mrs. Unwin,

On a Goldfinch starved to death in his cage,

124 To William Hayley, Esq.

ib.

The Pine-apple and the Bee, ·

ib. On a Spaniel, called Beau, killing a bird,

ib.

Horace, Book II. Ode X,

ib. Beau's Reply,

ib.

A reflection on the foregoing ode,

125 To Mary,

152

The Lily and the Rose,

ib. On the Ice Islands,

ib.

dem Latine Redditum,

ib. The Castaway,

153

The Poplar field,

ib. Translations from Vincent Bourno.

Idem Latine Redditum,

126 L The Glow Worm,

Votum,

ib. II. The Jackdaw,

164

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
« PreviousContinue »