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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 359

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Author

Carmichael, Rebekah

Title

Poems: / by Miss Carmichael

Imprint

Edinburgh : Printed for the author, and sold by Peter Hill, 1790


Call number

WPRP 359

Physical Description

xi, [1], 92 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)

Citation

Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 51.

Notes

"Subscribers Names": p. [vi]-xi

Epigraph

"Ah! who can tell how hard it is to climb
                  The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar!"
                  Beattie

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Contents

ON THE FATE OF CAPTAIN G*****

1

THE TWA DOWS

4

A SONG

7

ON THE SUDDEN DEATH OF A YOUNG GENTLEMAN

10

THE TOOTH

13

A ROMANTIC SCENE WHICH HAPPENED IN THE YEAR 1746

14

THE VILLAIN'S SOLILOQUY

25

ON RECEIVING A POT OF THYME

26

AN EPITAPH

27

WORDS OF COURSE

28

ON THE ST. BERNARD'S CANARY BIRDS

29

ON THE BIRTH-DAY OF A YOUNG GENTLEMAN IN THE EAST INDIES

31

THE STAR OF EDEN VALE

33

A TALE

35

A SONG

40

WRITTEN IN THE HERMITAGE AT BRAID

42

ON Mr. ******

46

ON THE LATE DISTURBANCE IN THE THEATRE

47

ON THE STUMP OF AN OLD TREE

48

A NIGHT SCENE

50

A YOUNG LASS'S SOLILOQUY

52

ON THE REAL INSTANCE OF DISINTERESTED FRIENDSHIP

54

ON A YOUNG LADY

57

AN ELEGY

59

A REQUEST

61

A SONG

62

TO CAPTAIN ****

63

THE LOVE-LORN MAID

65

ON A YOUNG LADY

67

A SONG

69

ON MR ****** ACTOR

71

THE ILL-FATED LOVER

72

WRITTEN IN THE HERMITAGE OF BRAID

77

THE STRUGGLE

79

A SONG

81

EPIGRAM

81

ON A YOUNG GENTLEMAN'S RETURN FROM JAMAICA

82

THE EMPTY PURSE

83

A HYMN

84

AN ADDRESS TO NIGHT

85

ON A YOUNG LADY, WHO ASKED A NECKLACE OF A GENTLEMAN'S HAIR, AND WAS REFUSED

86

EPIGRAM

87

EPITAPH

88

TO MR. *****

89

ON THE AUTHOR'S BIRTH-DAY

91