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Eclogue I. page 27

London Published by Sutuby k to, June 18. 1016.

THE

POETICAL WORKS

OF

WILLIAM COLLINS:

WITH

THE LIFE OF THE AUTHOR.

AND

CRITICAL OBSERVATIONS

BY

DR. LANGHORNE.

LONDON:
Published by SUTTABY, EVANCE, and FOX,

Stationers' Court; and BALDWIN, CRADOCK,
and JOY, Paternoster-Row.

1815.

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CONTENTS.

Page The Life of the Author

5 Eclogue I.

11 Eclogue II.

19 Eclogue III.

16 Eclogue IV.

18 Ode to Pity

21 Ode to Fear

22 Ode to Simplicity

25 Ode on the Poetical Character

27 Ode written in the year 1746

29 Ode to Mercy Ode to Liberty

SO Ode to a Lady, on the Death of Colonel Charles Ross, in the action Fontenoy. Written in May, 1745

96 Ode to Evening

38 Ode to Peace

40 The Manners. An Ode

41 The Passions. An Ode for Music

43 An Epistle to Sir Thomas Hanmer, on his Edition of Shakspeare's Works

47 Dirge in Cymbeline

32 Ode on the Death of Mr. Thompson

33 Verses written on a Paper which contained a piece of Bride-cake

54 Ode on the popular superstitions of the Highlands of

36 Supplementary Stanizas on the same, by William

66 Observations on the Oriental Éclogues

71 Observations on the Odes, Descriptive and Allegorical 79

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