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Paradife regain'd, Book 1, 2, 3, 4
Lycidas. In this monody the author bewails a learned friend, unfortunately drowned in his passage from Chefter on the Irish feas, 1637.
Arcades. Part of an entertainment prefented to the
Countess Dowager of Derby.
On the morning of Chrift's nativity.
On the death of a fair infant, dying of a cough.
At a vacation exercife in the College.
Upon the Circumcifion.
At a folemn mufick.
The fifth Ode of Horace, Lib. I. English'd.
Pfalms 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85,
-6. Ad Carolum Diedatum, ruri commorantem.
REGA I N' D.
Who ere while the happy garden fung,
By one man's firm obedience fully try'd
And Eden rais'd in the wafte wilderness.
Thou spirit who ledst this glorious eremite
Into the defart, his victorious field
Against the spiritual foe, and brought'st him thence
As thou art wont, my prompted fong else mute,
And bear through height or depth of nature's bounds
C Above heroic, though in fecret done,
And unrecorded left through many an age, 5 Worthy t'have not remain'd fo long unfung.
Now had the great proclaimer with a voice
To the flood Jordan came, as then obfcure,