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Poems &c., written upon several occasions, and to several persons

Waller, Edmund

Poems &c., written upon several occasions, and to several persons

by Waller, Edmund

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Published by Printed for Jacob Tonson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edmond Waller.
ContributionsTonson, Jacob, 1656?-1736, printer.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], liii, [10], 284, [4]p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16255614M

PREFACE. THE following Poems were written at several Times, and on several Subjects: If the Ladies, for whom they are chiefly design'd, and to whose Service they are intirely devoted, happen to meet with any thing in them that is entertaining, I have all I am at. They were the Employment of my leisure Hours, the innocent Amusement of a solitary Life: In them they'll find a Picture of my Mind. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Abraham Cowley (Cowley, Abraham, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Cowley, Abraham, Cowley's Essays (Gutenberg text) Cowley, Abraham, The Third Part of the Work of Mr. Abraham Cowley, Being his Six Books of Plants (HTML at Virginia) Cowley, Abraham, A Translation .

Soon after, Aphra Behn finished her first book of poetry, which appeared as Poems Upon Several Occasions in also saw the publication of Love Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister, a Roman à clef loosely based on a contemporary affair, and a pioneer on the field of the epistolary novel. Both works were enormously popular and went. Behn, Aphra — Miscellany, Being a Collection of Poems by Several Hands. Together with Reflections on Morality, or Seneca Unmasked, Behn, Aphra — A Pindaric Poem, Behn, Aphra — A Pindaric Poem to the Reverend Doctor Burnet, Behn, Aphra — Poems Upon Several Occasions, with a Voyage to the Island of Love,

A collection of his ‘Poems on Several Occasions, with some Select Essays in Prose,’ &c., edited by his brother-in-law, was published in (London, 12mo, 2 vols.) His poems are included in the tenth volume of Chalmers's ‘Works of the English Poets’ (), and in many other poetical collections. Giovanni (b. ) is a well-known African-American poet and political activist, who has written about one of the most significant Civil Rights activists, Rosa Parks, on several occasions (including writing a book for younger readers, Rosa, all about her).


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