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Page 49 - Th' overthrow of Stage-Playes, by the way of controversie betwixt D. Gager and D. Rainoldes, wherein all the reasons that can be made for them are notably refuted; th...
Page 36 - The Psalmes of David in Prose and Meeter. With their whole Tunes in foure or mo parts, and some Psalmes in Reports. Whereunto is added many godly Prayers, and an exact Kalendar for XXV. yeeres to come.
Page ix - Roxburghe Revels, and other relative papers, including Answers to the attack on the Memory of the late Joseph Haslewood, with specimens of his literary productions.
Page 8 - Some Remarkable Passages of the Lord's Providence towards me, JOHN SPREUL, Town-Clerk of Glasgow, in the bygane course of my Pilgrimage, 1635-1664. — Collections by a private hand at Edinburgh, 1650-1661. — Sir John Cochrane's Relations of the Particulars that have occurred in his Negociations since his coming to Hamburgh, 1649.
Page 25 - Great, good, and just ! could I but rate My griefs, and thy too rigid fate ; I'd weep the world to such a strain, As it should deluge once again ; " But since thy loud-tongued blood demands supplies, More from Briareus' hands than Argus' eyes ; I'll sing thy obsequies with trumpet sounds, And write thy epitaph with blood and wounds.
Page 39 - Caesar's Dialogues, or a Familiar Communication, containing the first institution of a subject in allegiance to his Sovereign,' black letter, 1601, with curious portrait of Queen Elizabeth ; and ' God and the King,
Page 35 - Tales of the Cordelier Metamorphosed, as narrated in a Manuscript from the Borromeo Collection, and in the Cordelier Cheval of M. Pirou,' of which only 40 copies were privately printed, £3, Юз.
Page 47 - Dorido in the Second Act, originally appeared in the year 1613, and ran through several editions, the last of which is dated twenty years later, and is included in his Juvenilia, being " a collection of those poems which were heretofore imprinted and written by George Wither. London, Printed for Robert Allott, at the Beare in Paules Church Yard, 1633.