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The scarborough miscellany for the year 1733. A collection of original poems, tales, songs, epigrams, &c. Containing I. Scarborough, a poem in imitation of Mr. Gay's Journey to Exeter. II. To Selinda confin'd to her Chamber. III. The Mases Expostulation. IV. On the Ladies bathing in the Sea. By Mr. D. V. To Miss R-on the Point of Marriage. VI. On the mix'd Company at the Ordinaries. Vii. Scarborough Reformation, a Song: On seeing several Stars and Garters at the Quaker's Meeting-House. Viii. A Riddle. By Mr. P-s. IX. On the Balls and Assemblies at the Long Room. X. Scarborough-Spaw, a Song. XI. Sapphis Verses to his absent Mistress. By Mr. W. XII. Verses to Mr. Pope. By Mr. Price. XIII. On the Virtues of the Scarborough-Spaw-Water, and the Humours of Dickey. XIV. Damon and Della. XV. Verses to a Lady reading The Platonic Levers, in the Bookseller's Shop. XVI. Damon: Or the unhappy Lover. XVII. On the Races and other Diversions on the Sands. XVIII. Hymn to Hesperus. By Mr. Price. XIX. A View of the Ocean from Scarborough-Castle.

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London : printed for J. Wilford, behind the Chapter-House in St. Paul's Church-Yard, MDCCXXXIV. [1734]

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[4],59,[1]p. ; 8⁰.

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ESTC T66786
Case, 395
Maslen & Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 2054

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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