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Edition Dates and Tables of Contents
1st
1962
Vol 1
Vol 2
2nd
1968
Vol 1
Vol 2
3rd
1974
Vol 1
Vol 2
4th
1979
Vol 1
Vol 2
5th
1986
Vol 1
Vol 2
6th
1993
Vol 1
Vol 2
7th: 2000
Vol 1
Vol 2

* indicates a selection that is not included in the online archive due to copyright

Author Title First Appeared Dropped After Added Again Last Appeared
Donne, John Meditation XI 1     1
Twicknam Garden 1     2
To the Countess of Bedford 1     2
The Curse 3     3
Lover’s Infiniteness 1     4
The Storm 5     7
Elegy I: Of Jealousy 3     3
Elegy IV: The Perfume 1     2
Paradoxes and Problems 1     2
Paradox VI: That it is Possible to Find Some Virtue in Women 1     2
Problem II: Why Puritans Make Long Sermons 1     2
Problem VI: Why Hath Common Opinion Afforded Women’s Souls? 1     2
Sermon LXVI: On the Weight of Eternal Glory 3     4
Sermon LXXVI: On Falling Out of God’s Hand 1     2
The Blossom 5     6
A Lecture Upon the Shadow 5     6
Jonson, Ben It Was a Beauty That I Saw 1     2
An Elegy 1     2
Gypsy Songs 1     2
The Vision of Delight 1     2
An Ode: High-Spirited Friend 4     4
Songs from Vision and Delight  3     3
On Don Surly 5     7
To William Camden 1     6
In the Person of Womankind (In Defense of their Inconstancy) 3     6
Slow, Slow, Fresh Fount 1     6
Epitaph on Elizabeth, L. H. 1     6
A Celebration of Charis in Ten Lyric Pieces 6     6
5. His Discourse with Cupid 6     6
6. Claiming a Second Kiss by Desert 6     6
Though I Am Young 1     6
Pleasure Reconciled to Virtue 3     6
Cary, Elizabeth The Tragedy of Mariam, the Fair Queen of Jewry  7     NA
From Act 1 7     7
From Act 5 7     7
Herrick, Robert An Ode for Him 1     1
Discontents in Devon 1     2
Upon a Child That Died 1     2
Oberon’s Feast 1     2
The Pillar of Fame 1     2
His Grange, or Private Wealth 3     3
Upon His Spaniel Tracy 1     4
To Lar 3     4
The Lily in a Crystal 4     6
To Blossoms 4     6
To the Water Nymphs Drinking at the Fountain 1     6
Hobbes, Thomas Leviathan: Part I, Chapter 5: Of Reason and Science 1     2
Herbert, George Temptation 1     1
Anagram 1     2
Hope 3     3
Sin’s Round 1     3
Love Unknown 3     4
Aaron 1     4
The Altar 1     6
Redemption 4     6
Jordan (1) 1     6
Crashaw, Richard Luke 7 1     4
On Our Crucified Lord, Naked and Bloody 1     6
Vaughan, Henry The Book 1     1
Peace 1     2
Man 1     4
A Rhapsody 5     6
I Walked the Other Day (To Spend My Hour) 6     6
Moulsworth, Martha *The Memorandum of Martha Moulsworth, Widow 7     7
Speght, Rachel Morality’s Memorandum 7     7
from A Dream 7     7
Hutchinson, Lucy Memoirs of Colonel Hutchinson 6     7
A Confrontation 6     7
Trapnel, Anna From Anna Trapnel’s Report and Plea, or, A Narrative of Her Journey from London Into Cornwall 7     7
Coppe, Abiezer from A Fiery Flying Roll 6     7
Corbet, Richard A Proper New Ballad 1     2
King, Henry The Exequy 1     2
Osborne, Dorothy The Letters of Dorothy Osborne 5     6
[Servants] 5     6
[Fighting with Brother John] 5     6
  Tom A Bedlam 1     2
Wotton, Sir Henry On His Mistress, the Queen of Bohemia 1     1
Edward (Lord Herbert of Cherbury) Sonnet of Black Beauty 1     1
Browne, William On the Countess Dowager of Pembroke 1     1
Suckling, Sir John A Song to a Lute 1     1
Carew, Thomas Song (“Give me more love, or more disdain”) 1     1
The Second Rapture 3     3
Disdain Returned 1     4
Song (“Persuasions to Enjoy”) 5     5
Waller, Edmund Of the Last Verses in the Book 1     4
On a Girdle 1     5
Of English Verse 4     5
Marvell, Andrew Mourning 1     3
On Paradise Lost  3     3
Milton, John Final Chorus from Samson Agoniste  1     1
At a Solemn Music 1     2
When the Assault Was Intended to the City 2     2
A Book Was Writ of Late Called Tetrachordon  2     2
Lawrence, of Virtuous Father Virtuous Son 2     2
Of Education 1     2
Comus 1     3
To My Friend, Mr. Henry Lawes, on His Airs 3     4
Paradise Lost: The Arguments 1     6
Samson Agonistes 2     6
Lovelace, Richard The Snail 4     4
Cooper, Anthony Ashley (First Earl of Shaftesbury) A Character of Henry Hastings 1     1
Hyde, Edward (Earl of Clarendon) The History of the Rebellion 1     NA
The Character of John Hampden 1     3
Shirley, James Dirge (“The glories of our blood and state”) 1     1
Sedley, Sir Charles Song (“Love still has something of the sea”) 1     1
Sackville, Charles (Earl of Dorset) Song (“Methinks the poor town has been trouble too long”) 1     1
Taylor, Jeremy Gems of Pulpit Rhetoric 1     1
The Flames of Human Desire 1     1
The Flight of the Lark 1     1
Aspirations of a Worm 1     1
A Fair Structure Half-Complete 1     1
The Fluctuating Compass of Conscience 1     1
The Strong River of Devotion 1     1
Moses and the Glowing Coal 1     1
Aytoun, Sir Robert To an Inconstant One 3     3
Hayman, Robert Of the Great and Famous Ever-To-Be-Honoured Knight, Sir Francis Drake, and of My Little-Little Self 3     3
Cleveland, John Mark Antony 3     3
Earle, John A Pretender to Learning 1     1
Cowley, Abraham The Wish 1     3
To Mr. Hobbes 3     4
To the Royal Society 4     4
Burton, Robert Exercise Rectified 3     4
Walton, Izaac The Life of Dr. John Donne 1     NA
Donne Takes Holy Orders 1     4
Sprat, Sir Thomas The History of the Royal Society 4     4
On the Language of the Members 4     4
Wit Less to Be Prized than Sound Sense 4     4
Davenant, Sir William Song: “O thou that sleep’st like a pig in straw” 3     3
  The Power of Money 3     3
Hall, Joseph The Malcontent 1     3
Overbury, Sir Thomas A Puritan 1     3
What a Character Is 1     3
Aubrey, John The Life of Thomas Hobbes 3     3
James I, King of England The True Law of Free Monarchies 3     3
The Natural Necessity of Absolute Obedience 3     3
Lilburne, John The Picture of the Council of State 3     7
Lilburne Defies the Authorities 6     7
Winstanley, Gerrard The True Leveler’s Standard Advance 3     7
The Freeing of the English Israelites 3     7
Beaumont, Francis (and John Fletcher) Songs from The Faithful Shepherdess  4     4
Sing His Praises That Doth Keep 4     4
Shepherds All and Maidens Fair 4     4
Do Not Fear to Put Thy Feet 4     4
See the Day Begins to Break 4     4
Songs from Valentinian  4     4
Care-Charming Sleep 4     4
Hear, Ye Ladies That Despise 4     4
Lovers, Rejoice! 4     4
Songs from The Masque of the Inner Temple and Gray’s Inn  4     4
Shake Off Your Heavy Trance 4     4
Ye Should Stay Longer If We Durst 4     4
Peace and Silence Be the Guide 4     4
The Passionate Man’s Song 4     4
  The Unicorn: End of a Legend 1     3
  The Varieties of Wit       2
M. Francis Beaumont’s Letter to Ben Jonson       2
Sir William Davenant: The Author’s Preface to His Much Honored Friend, Mr. Hobbes       2
Thomas Hobbes: The Answer to Sir William Davenant’s Preface Before Gondibert       2
John Dryden: Wit a Nimble Spaniel       2
John Dryden: An Essay on the Dramatic Poetry of the Last Age       2
Sir Richard Blackmore: An Essay Upon Wit       2

 


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