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A Reasonable AfflictionRate it:
A Letter to Lady Margaret Cavendish Holles-Harley, when a ChildRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 20. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Venus' Advice To The MusesRate it:
A Better AnswerRate it:
A Dutch ProverbRate it:
A Flower. Painted By Simon VarelstRate it:
A Letter To Monsieur Boileau Despreaux, Occasioned By The Victory At BlenheimRate it:
A Lover's AngerRate it:
A Passage In The Moriae Encomium Of Erasmus. ImitatedRate it:
A SimileRate it:
A Song. If Wine And Music Have The PowerRate it:
A Song. In Vain You Tell Your Parting LoverRate it:
Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto I.Rate it:
Alma; or, The Progress of the Mind. In Three Cantos. - Canto II.Rate it:
An English Ballad, On The Taking Of Namur, By The King Of Great BritainRate it:
An Epistle To Fleetwood Shephard, Esq.Rate it:
An Epistle To Fleetwood Shephard, Esq. Burleigh, May 14, 1689Rate it:
An Epistle. Desiring The Queen's Picture, But Left Unfinished, By The Sudden News Of Her Majesty's DeathRate it:
An EpitaphRate it:
An Extempore Invitation To The Earl Of Oxford, Lord High TreasurerRate it:
An OdeRate it:
An Ode - Humbly Inscribed To The Queen, On the Glorious Success of Her Majesty's ArmsRate it:
An Ode - In Imitation of Horace, Book III. Ode II.Rate it:
An Ode - Inscribed To The Memory Of The Hon. Colonel George VilliersRate it:
An Ode - Presented To The King, On His Majesty's Arrival In Holland, After The Queen's DeathRate it:
An Ode : On Exodus iii. 14Rate it:
An Ode : While Blooming Youth And Gay DelightRate it:
An Ode : While From Our Looks, Fair Nymph, You GuessRate it:
An Ode To A Lady. She Refusing To Continue A Dispute With Me, And Leaving Me In The ArgumentRate it:
An Ode To Mr. HowardRate it:
An Ode. The Merchant, To SecureRate it:
Answer To Cloe Jealous. The Author SickRate it:
Bibo And CharonRate it:
By Mons. FontenelleRate it:
Cantata. Set By Mons. GalliardRate it:
Carmen Seculare. For the Year 1700. To The KingRate it:
Celia To DamonRate it:
Chanson. - And ImitationRate it:
Charity : A Paraphrase On 1 Cor. Chap. 13Rate it:
Chaste FlorimelRate it:
Cloe JealousRate it:
Colin's Mistakes. Written In Imitation Of Spenser's StyleRate it:
Considerations - On Part Of The 88th Psalm. A College ExerciseRate it:
Cupid And GanymedeRate it:
Cupid In AmbushRate it:
Cupid MistakenRate it:
Cupid Turned Ploughman. - From MoschusRate it:
Cupid Turned Stroller. - From AnacreonRate it:
Cupid's Promise - ParaphrasedRate it:
Daphne to Apollo. Imitated From The First Book Of Ovid's MetamorphosisRate it:
Democritus And HeraclitusRate it:
Down-Hall. A Ballad.Rate it:
Epigram - Frank Carves Very IllRate it:
Epigram - Thy Nags, The Leanest Things AliveRate it:
Epigram - To John I Owed Great ObligationRate it:
Epigram - Yes, Every Poet Is A FoolRate it:
Epitaph - On HimselfRate it:
Epitaph ExtemporeRate it:
Erle Robert's Mice. In Chaucer's StyleRate it:
Fair Susan Did Her Wif-Hede Well Menteine - In Chaucer's StyleRate it:
Fatal LoveRate it:
For my own MonumentRate it:
For My Own TombstoneRate it:
Full Oft Doth Matt. With Topaz Dine - In Chaucer's StyleRate it:
Gualterus Danistonus, Ad Amicos. - And ImitationRate it:
Hans CarvelRate it:
Henry And Emma. A Poem.Rate it:
Her Right NameRate it:
Hymn To The SunRate it:
In Imitation Of AnacreonRate it:
Jinny the JustRate it:
Lisetta's ReplyRate it:
Love DisarmedRate it:
Mercury And CupidRate it:
Merry AndrewRate it:
Nell and JohnRate it:
NonpareilRate it:
Ode - Promesse De L'AmourRate it:
On A Fart - Let In The House Of CommonsRate it:
On A Picture Of Seneca Dying In A Bath, By JordainRate it:
On Beauty. A RiddleRate it:
On Bishop Atterbury's Burying The Duke Of Buckingham, 1721Rate it:
On My Birthday, July 21Rate it:
On The Same Person (Who Wrote Ill, And Spake Worse, Against Me)Rate it:
Pallas And Venus. An EpigramRate it:
Partial FameRate it:
Paulo Purganti And His Wife: An Honest, But A Simple PairRate it:
Phyllis's AgeRate it:
Presented To The King, At His Arrival In Holland, After The Discovery Of The Conspiracy. 1696Rate it:
Protogenes And ApellesRate it:
Seeing The Duke Of Ormond's Picture, At Sir Godfrey Kneller'sRate it:
Solomon on the Vanity of the World, A Poem. In Three Books. - Knowledge. Book I.Rate it:
Solomon on the Vanity of the World, A Poem. In Three Books. - Pleasure. Book II.Rate it:
Solomon on the Vanity of the World, A Poem. In Three Books. - Power. Book III.Rate it:
SongRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 1. Set By Mr. AbelRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 10. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 11. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 12. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 13. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 14. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 15. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 16. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 17. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 18. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 19. Set By Mr. C. R.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 2. Set By Mr. PurcellRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 21. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 22. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 23. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 24. Set By Mr. C. R.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 25.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 26.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 27.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 28. Nelly.Rate it:
Songs Set To Music: 3. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 4. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 5. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 6. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 7. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 8. Set By Mr. SmithRate it:
Songs Set To Music: 9. Set By Mr. De FeschRate it:
The ChameleonRate it:
The Conversation. A TaleRate it:
The Despairing ShepherdRate it:
The DoveRate it:
The Dying Adrian To His SoulRate it:
The English PadlockRate it:
The Female PhaetonRate it:
The First Hymn Of Callimachus. To JupiterRate it:
The FliesRate it:
The GarlandRate it:
The Honest ShepherdRate it:
The Judgement Of VenusRate it:
The Ladle. A TaleRate it:
The Lady who offers her Looking-Glass to VenusRate it:
The Lady's Looking-GlassRate it:
The Merchant, To Secure His TreasureRate it:
The Modern SaintRate it:
The New Year's Gift To PhyllisRate it:
The Nut-Brown Maid. A Poem.Rate it:
The Old GentryRate it:
The ParallelRate it:
The PedantRate it:
The Question to LisettaRate it:
The Remedy Worse Than The DiseaseRate it:
The Second Hymn Of Callimachus. To ApolloRate it:
The SecretaryRate it:
The Thief And Cordelier. A BalladRate it:
The Turtle And Sparrow. An Elegiac TaleRate it:
The Viceroy. A Ballad.Rate it:
The Wandering PilgrimRate it:
To a Child of Quality, Five Years Old, 1704. The Author then FortyRate it:
To a Child of Quality, Five Years Old, the Author Suppos'd FortyRate it:
To A Friend On His NuptialsRate it:
To a LadyRate it:
To A Person Who Wrote Ill, And Spake Worse, Against MeRate it:
To A Poet Of Quality. Praising The Lady HinchinbrokeRate it:
To A Young Gentleman In Love. A TaleRate it:
To A Young Lady, Who Was Fond Of Fortune-TellingRate it:
To Chloe JealousRate it:
To Chloe WeepingRate it:
To CloeRate it:
To Dr. Sherlock, On His Practical Discourse Concerning DeathRate it:
To FortuneRate it:
To Mr. Harley - Wounded by GuiscardRate it:
To My Lord Buckhurst, Very Young, Playing With A CatRate it:
To The Author Of The Foregoing Pastoral - (Love And Friendship)Rate it:
To The Countess Of Exeter. Playing On The LuteRate it:
To The Honourable Charles Montague, Esq.Rate it:
To The Lady DursleyRate it:
To The Lady Elizabeth Harley, Since Marchioness Of Carmarthen, On A Column Of Her DrawingRate it:
To the Right Honourable The Countess Dowager Of Devonshire, On A Piece Of Wiessen'sRate it:
Truth And Falsehood. A TaleRate it:
Two Riddles. -- 1710Rate it:
Upon Honour. A Fragment.Rate it:
Upon Playing At Ombre With Two LadiesRate it:
Upon This Passage In ScaligerianaRate it:
Venus MistakenRate it:
Verses - Spoken to Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles-Harley, Countess of OxfordRate it:
Wives By The DozenRate it:
Written At Paris, 1700. In The Beginning Of Robe's GeographyRate it:
Written In An OvidRate it:
Written In Montaignes Essays. Given To The Duke Of Shrewsbury In France, After The PeaceRate it:
Written In The Beginning Of Mezeray's History Of FranceRate it:
Written In The Nouveaux Interests Des Princes De L'EuropeRate it:

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