The Poems of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Volume 1 eBook

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Introduction xv1
INTRODUCTION2
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ODE TO THE HON.  SIR WILLIAM TEMPLE10
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ODE TO KING WILLIAM14
ODE TO THE ATHENIAN SOCIETY[1]15
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TO MR. CONGREVE20
OCCASIONED BY SIR WILLIAM TEMPLE’S LATE ILLNESS AND RECOVERY24
WRITTEN IN A LADY’S IVORY TABLE-BOOK, 169827
MRS. FRANCES HARRIS’S PETITION, 169928
A BALLAD ON THE GAME OF TRAFFIC30
A BALLAD TO THE TUNE OF THE CUT-PURSE[1]30
I31
II31
III31
THE DISCOVERY31
THE PROBLEM,32
THE DESCRIPTION OF A SALAMANDER, 170533
TO CHARLES MORDAUNT, EARL OF PETERBOROUGH[1]35
ON THE UNION35
ON MRS. BIDDY FLOYD;36
THE REVERSE36
APOLLO OUTWITTED37
ANSWER TO LINES FROM MAY FAIR[1]38
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VANBRUGH’S HOUSE[1]38
VANBRUGH’S HOUSE,[1]39
BAUCIS AND PHILEMON[1]41
BAUCIS AND PHILEMON[1]45
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A GRUB-STREET ELEGY48
THE EPITAPH50
A DESCRIPTION OF THE MORNING50
A DESCRIPTION OF A CITY SHOWER[1]51
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A TOWN ECLOGUE. 1710[1]53
CORYDON53
PHILLIS54
CORYDON54
PHILLIS54
CORYDON54
PHILLIS54
CORYDON54
PHILLIS54
CORYDON54
PHILLIS54
CORYDON55
A CONFERENCE55
CHARIOT55
CHAIR55
CHARIOT55
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PHYLLIS; OR, THE PROGRESS OF LOVE, 171657
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TO MR. DELANY,[1]59
AN ELEGY[1]61
EPITAPH ON THE SAME62
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ON ANOTHER WINDOW[1]63
APOLLO TO THE DEAN.[1] 172063
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THE DESCRIPTION OF AN IRISH FEAST68
TRANSLATED ALMOST LITERALLY OUT OF THE ORIGINAL IRISH. 172068
THE PROGRESS OF BEAUTY. 1719[1]69
THE PROGRESS OF MARRIAGE[1]71
THE PROGRESS OF POETRY74
THE SOUTH-SEA PROJECT. 172174
FABULA CANIS ET UMBRAE78
A PROLOGUE78
EPILOGUE[1]79
PROLOGUE[1]80
ON GAULSTOWN HOUSE83
THE COUNTRY LIFE83
DRAMATIS PERSONAE83
DR. DELANY’S VILLA[1]85
ON ONE OF THE WINDOWS AT DELVILLE86
CARBERIAE RUPES86
CARBERY ROCKS87
COPY OF THE BIRTH-DAY VERSES88
ON DREAMS90
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THE ANSWER91
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A PASTORAL DIALOGUE93
MARBLE HILL93
RICHMOND LODGE93
MARBLE HILL94
RICHMOND LODGE94
MARBLE HILL94
RICHMOND LODGE94
MARBLE HILL94
RICHMOND LODGE94
MARBLE HILL95
RICHMOND LODGE95
MARBLE HILL95
DESIRE AND POSSESSION 172795
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CLEVER TOM CLINCH GOING TO BE HANGED. 172798
DR. SWIFT TO MR. POPE, WHILE HE WAS WRITING THE “DUNCIAD”98
A LOVE POEM FROM A PHYSICIAN TO HIS MISTRESS98
BOUTS RIMEZ[1]99
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THE PUPPET-SHOW101
THE JOURNAL OF A MODERN LADY102
THE LOGICIANS REFUTED105
THE ELEPHANT; OR, THE PARLIAMENT MAN106
PAULUS:  AN EPIGRAM107
THE ANSWER.  BY DR. SWIFT107
A DIALOGUE109
WRITTEN BY MR. LINDSAY, IN 1729109
LAWYER110
LAWYER110
ON BURNING A DULL POEM110
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THE LADY’S DRESSING-ROOM. 1730113
THE POWER OF TIME. 1730115
CASSINUS AND PETER115
A BEAUTIFUL YOUNG NYMPH GOING TO BED.117
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THE DAY OF JUDGMENT[1]124
JUDAS. 1731124
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EPIGRAM ON THE BUSTS[1] IN RICHMOND HERMITAGE. 1732132
ANOTHER132
A CONCLUSION132
DR. SWIFT’S ANSWER132
TO THE REVEREND DR. SWIFT132
VERSES OCCASIONED BY THE FOREGOING PRESENTS133
AN INVITATION, BY DR. DELANY, IN THE NAME OF DR. SWIFT134
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PREFACE134
THE PARSON’S CASE139
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A LOVE SONG IN THE MODERN TASTE. 1733139
THE STORM140
ODE ON SCIENCE141
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ON THE DEATH OF DR. SWIFT142
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(Horace speaking.)163
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ON PSYCHE[1]164
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WRITTEN BY DR. SWIFT ON HIS OWN DEAFNESS, IN SEPTEMBER, 1734165
THE DEAN’S COMPLAINT, TRANSLATED AND ANSWERED165
THE DEAN’S MANNER OF LIVING165
EPIGRAM BY MR. BOWYER166
VERSES MADE FOR FRUIT-WOMEN166
ASPARAGUS166
OYSTERS166
ORANGES167
ON ROVER, A LADY’S SPANIEL167
EPIGRAMS ON WINDOWS167
I. ON A WINDOW AT AN INN167
II.  AT AN INN IN ENGLAND168
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IV.  ANOTHER, AT CHESTER168
V. ANOTHER, AT CHESTER168
VI.  ANOTHER, AT CHESTER168
VIII.  ON SEEING VERSES WRITTEN UPON WINDOWS AT INNS168
IX.  ANOTHER168
X. ANOTHER169
XI.  ANOTHER, AT HOLYHEAD [1]169
TO JANUS, ON NEW YEAR’S DAY, 1726169
A MOTTO FOR MR. JASON HASARD169
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CATULLUS DE LESBIA[1]170
ON A CURATE’S COMPLAINT OF HARD DUTY170
TO BETTY, THE GRISETTE170
EPIGRAM FROM THE FRENCH[1]171
EPIGRAM[1]171
EPIGRAM ADDED BY STELLA[1]171
JOAN CUDGELS NED171
VERSES ON TWO CELEBRATED MODERN POETS171
EPITAPH ON GENERAL GORGES,[1] AND LADY MEATH[2]172
VERSES ON I KNOW NOT WHAT172
DR. SWIFT TO HIMSELF ON ST. CECILIA’S DAY173
AN ANSWER TO A FRIEND’S QUESTION173
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EPITAPH174
VERSES WRITTEN DURING LORD CARTERET’S ADMINISTRATION OF IRELAND174
AN APOLOGY TO LADY CARTERET174
THE BIRTH OF MANLY VIRTUE177
ON PADDY’S CHARACTER OF THE “INTELLIGENCER."[1] 1729179
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AN EPISTLE UPON AN EPISTLE181
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DIRECTIONS FOR MAKING A BIRTH-DAY SONG. 1729189
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DEAN SMEDLEY’S PETITION TO THE DUKE OF GRAFTON[1]196
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