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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 366

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Author

Penny, Anne Christian (1731-1784)

Title

Poems, With a Dramatic Entertainment / by *** *****

Imprint

London : Printed for the Authour, [1771]


Call number

WPRP 366

Physical Description

[16], 220 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

Citation

Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 254.

Notes

Errata leaf inserted. Includes list of subscribers and author's preface.

Epigraph

O! Nymph divine, wilt thou one smile dissuse?
                  One Smile from thee, will cheer the trembling Muse;
                  Who, at thy sacred Shrine, submissive pays
                  The truest Homage, in the humblest Lays.  

Online copies

Hathi Trust

Contents

TALIESIN'S POEM TO PRINCE ELPHIN

1

AN ELEGY ON NEEST

9

THE PARTY COLOURED SHIELD

19

DAPHNIS, A PASTORAL

35

REFLECTIONS IN THE ABSENCE OF DAPHNE, A PASTORAL

45

AMYNTAS, A PASTORAL

55

AN ELEGY ON THE MARQUIS OF TAVISTOCK

63

ON THE DEATH OF THE DUKE OF BEDFORD

69

THE FIFTH FRAGMENT OF FINGAL

75

THE EIGHTH FRAGMENT OF FINGAL

83

ANNINGAIT AND ADJUTT

91

ON THE ROYAL NUPTIALS

119

AN ELEGY ON THE DUKE OF YORK

125

ADDRESSED TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD LYTTELTON

129

TO THE AUTHOR OF ESSAYS ON THE WRITINGS AND GENIUS OF SHAKESPEAR

131

TO THOMAS GRAY, ESQ.

133

ON SEEING THE EARL OF GODOLPHIN'S PICTURE

136

ON PARRY'S PLAYING UPON THE WELCH HARP

138

ADDRESSED TO MRS. ARNE

140

TO DAVID GARRICK, ESQ.

141

ON SEEING MISS MORRIS IN JULIET

144

WRITTEN IN AN HERMITAGE

145

ON AN EMINENT PAINTER

146

ON SEEING SOME PICTURES WROUGHT WITH A NEEDLE

148

ON THE DEATH OF A TURTLE DOVE

149

ON SEEING THE TWELFTH EDITION OF HOYLE'S GAMES ADVERTIZED

150

ON A YOUNG LADY'S BIRTH DAY

151

ON THE DEATH OF A FAVOURITE BIRD

153

A MORNING HYMN

155

AN EVENING HYMN

157

AN ELEGY ON WILLIAM DUKE OF CUMBERLAND

161

A LETTER TO THE MASTER OF OAKHAM SCHOOL

165

ON SEEING MR. FOOTE PERFORM THE MINOR

168

THE BIRTH DAY

169