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EL EGY XII.
E L EGY XIII.
Declining an invitation to visit foreign countries, he takes
occasion to intimate the advantages of his own. To Lord
anit the folly of a superwilioufnefs that is built upon that
E L E G Y XXIII.
Reflections suggested by his fituation.
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E L EGY XXIV. He takes occasion from the fate of Eleanor of Bretagne, to Juggest the imperfect pleasures of a solitary life. Page 98
E L E G Y XXV. To Delia, with some flowers; complaining how much his benevolence suffers on account of his humble fortune. 101
E L E G Y XXVI. Describing the forrow of an ingenuous mind, on ibe melancholy event of a licentious amour.
104 II. ODES, SONGS, BALLADS, &c. Rural elegance : an ode to the late duchess of Somerset. Written 1750.
III Ode to memory. 1748. The princess Elizabeth: a ballad alluding to a story recorded
of ber, when the was prisoner at. Woodpock, 1554. 124 Ode to a young lady, somewhat tvo solicitous about her marner of expresion.
126 Nancy of the vale. A ballad.
128 Ode to Indolence. 1750.
130 Ode to Health. 1730.
132 To a lady of quality, fitting up her library. 1738.
135 Upon a visit to the same in winter. 1748.
137 Ån irregular ode after fickness. 1749.
138 Written in a floruer book of my own calouring, designed
for lady Plimouth. 1753-4.
143 Anacreontic. 1738.
145 The dying kid Songs, written chiefly between the year 1737 and 1742.
149- -166 The halcyon.
166 Ode. A pastoral cdi, to the honourable Sir Richard Lyttelton. 169 Verjes written torvards the clife of the year 1748, to William Ly:relton, E/?
femmy Darfon, a ballad ; written about the time of his execution, in the year 1745.
Page 179 A paftoral ballad, in four parts. Written 1743. 183
III. LEVITIES, or PIECES of HUMOUR. Flirt and Phil; a decison for the ladies.
195 Stanzas to the memory of an agreeable lady, buried in marriage to a perfon undeserving her.
196 Colemira. A culinary eclogue.
197 The rape of the trap. A ballad. 1737. On certain pastorals.
204 On Mr. C of Kidderminster's poetry.
ibid. To the virtuofos.
ibid. The extent of cookery.
206 The progress of advice. A common case.
207 A ballad.
208 Slender's ghoft.
209 The invidious. The price of an equipage. Hint from Voiture. Inscription. To a friend.
214 The poet and the dun. 1741.
217 Written at an inn at Henley.
218 A fimile.
219 The charms of precedence. A tale.
227 Epilogue to the tragedy of Cleone.
229 IV. MORAL PIECES. The judgment of Hercules.
233 The progress of taste : or, the fate of delicacy.
251 Oeconomy, a rhapsody, addressed to young poets.! 272 The ruin'd abby; or, the effects of superstition. 294 Love and honour. The school-mistress.
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