Lady Mary Wortley Montagu


Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Poems

1. A Ballad 1/3/2003
2. A Character 1/3/2003
3. A Hymn To The Moon 1/3/2003
4. A Man In Love 1/3/2003
5. A Summary Of Lord Lyttleton's Advice To A Lady 1/3/2003
6. Addressed To ------, 1736 1/3/2003
7. Advice 1/3/2003
8. An Answer To A Lady, Who Advised Lady Montagu To Retire 1/3/2003
9. An Answer To A Love-Letter, In Verse 1/3/2003
10. An Elegy On Mrs. Thompson 1/3/2003
11. An Epistle From Pope To Lord Bolingbroke 1/3/2003
12. An Epistle To The Earl Of Burlington 1/3/2003
13. Answer 1/3/2003
14. Answered, For Lord William Hamilton 1/3/2003
15. Ballad, On A Late Occurrence 1/3/2003
16. Between Your Sheets 8/3/2015
17. Conclusion Of A Letter To A Friend 1/3/2003
18. Constantinople 1/3/2003
19. Continuation 1/3/2003
20. Epigram, 1734 1/3/2003
21. Epilogue To Mary Queen Of Scots 1/3/2003
22. Epilogue To The Tragedy Of Cato 1/3/2003
23. Epistle From Arthur Grey, The Footman, To Mrs. Murray, After His Condemnation For Attempting To Comm 1/1/2004
24. Epistle From Arthur Grey, The Footman, To Mrs. Murray, After His Condemnation For Attempting To Commit Violence. 1/3/2003
25. Epistle From Mrs. Yonge To Her Husband 1/3/2003
26. Epistle To Lord Hervey On The King's Birthday From The Country 1/3/2003
27. Epithalamium 1/3/2003
28. Farewell To Bath 1/3/2003
29. Fragment To ****** 1/3/2003
30. Friday, The Toilette 1/3/2003
31. Impromptu, To A Young Lady Singing 1/3/2003
32. Irregular Verses To Truth 1/3/2003
33. John Duke Of Marlborough 1/3/2003
34. Julia To Ovid 1/3/2003
35. Lady Hertford To Lord William Hamilton 1/3/2003
36. Lines Written In A Blank Page Of Milton's Paradise Lost 1/3/2003
37. Melinda's Complaint 1/3/2003
38. Monday, Roxana, Or The Drawing-Room 1/3/2003
39. On Seeing A Portrait Of Sir Robert Walpole 1/3/2003
40. On The Death Of Mrs. Bowes 1/3/2003
Best Poem of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

The Reasons That Induced Dr S To Write A Poem Call'D The Lady's Dressing Room

The Doctor in a clean starch'd band,
His Golden Snuff box in his hand,
With care his Di'mond Ring displays
And Artfull shews its various Rays,
While Grave he stalks down -- -- Street
His dearest Betty -- to meet.
Long had he waited for this Hour,
Nor gain'd Admittance to the Bower,
Had jok'd and punn'd, and swore and writ,
Try'd all his Galantry and Wit,
Had told her oft what part he bore
In Oxford's Schemes in days of yore,
But Bawdy, Politicks nor Satyr
Could move this dull hard hearted Creature.
Jenny her Maid could taste a Rhyme
And greiv'd ...

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Song -- Rondeau

Finish these langours! Oh! I'm sick
Of dying airs, I know the trick;
Long since I've learn'd to well explain
Th'unmeaning cant of fire and pain,
And see through all the senseless lies
Of burning darts from killing eyes;
I'm tir'd with this continual rout
Of bowing low and leading out.
Finish, &c.

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