Poetical recreations consisting of original poems, songs, odes, &c. with several new translations : in two parts
Barker, Jane.
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AN Invitation to my Friends at Cambridge.
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To Mr. Hill, on his Verses to the Dutchess of York, when she was at Cambridge.
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To my Cousin Mr. E. F. on his Excellent Painting.
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To my Reverend Friend Mr. H—on his Present∣ing me The Reasonableness of Christianity, and The History of King Charles the First, &c.
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Page  [unnumbered]To Mr. G. P. my Adopted Brother, on the nigh ap∣proach of his Nuptials.
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A Virgin Life.
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To my Friend Exillus, on his persuading me to Marry Old Damon.
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To Dr. R. S. my Indifferent Lover, who complain'd of my Indifferency.
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On the Death of my Dear Friend and Play-fellow, Mrs. E. D.
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The Prospect of a Landskip, beginning with a Grove, proceeding to a Rivulet, and ending with a Hill.
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To Sir F. W. presenting him Cowley's first Works.
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To Ovid's Heroines in his Epistles.
To my Honourablle Unkle Colonel C—after his Re∣turn into the Low-Countries.
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On the Apothecary's Filing my Bills amongst the Doctor's.
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To my unkind Strephon.
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To my Friend S. L. on his receiving the Name of Little Tom King.
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Necessity of Fate.
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A Letter to my Honoured Friend Mr. E. S.
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On my Mother and my Lady W. who both lay sick at the same time under the Hands of Dr. Paman.
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In Commendation of the Female Sex.
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To my Brother whilst he was in France.
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On the Death of my Brother.
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On the same: A Pindarique Ode.
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Part of the 19th Psalm.
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Coming from—in a Dark Night.
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Page  [unnumbered]To my Dear Cousin Mrs. M. T. after the Death of her Husband and Son.
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To my Young Lover.
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To my Young Lover on his Vow.
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To my Young Lover: A Song.
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To my unkind Friend Little Tom King.
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A 2d Epistle to my Honoured Friend Mr. E. S.
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A Pastoral Dialogue betwixt Two Shepherd-Boys.
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To Mr. C. B. on his Incomparable Singing.
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The Complaint.
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A Song.
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The Unruly Heart: Song.
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A Bacchanalian Song.
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An Ode.
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Absence for a Time.
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Parting with—
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The Anchorite.
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Iane, Nan, and Frank, their Farewell to Captain C. going to Sea.
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To her Lover's Complaint: A Song.
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To my Adopted Brother Mr. G. P. on my frequent Writing to him.
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To my Friends against Poetry.
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To the Importunate Address of Poetry.
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A Farewell to Poetry, with a long Digression on Ana∣tomy.
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On the Death of my Brother, a Sonnet.
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Resolved never to Versifie more.
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