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for Joho,Bell near Exeter Exchange,Strand London,Oct! 10 *1777

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Printed for John,Bell near Exeter Exchange,Strand London,Oct: 1091777.
POETICAL WORKS

OF THE REVEREND

DR. ED. YOUNG.

IN FOUR VOLUMES.

WITH THE LIFE OF THE AUTHOR.

When flatter'd crimes of a licentious age
Reproach cur silence, and demand our rage;
When purchas'd follies, from each distant land,
Like arts, improve in Britain's skilful hand;
When the Law shews her teeth, but dares not bite,
And South-sea treasures are not broup ht to light;
When Churchmen Scripture for the Classicks quity
Polite apostates from God's grace to wit;
When men grow great from their revenue spent,
And fly from bailiffs into parliament;
When dying sinners, to blot out their score,
Bequeath the Church the leavings of a whore;
To chafe our spleen, when themes like these increase,
Shall paney erick reign, and censure cease?
Shall authors sirile on such illustricistays,
And satirize with nothing---but ther praise?

SAT. I.

VOL. I.

LONDON:
Printed for, and under the Direction of,
G. CAWTHORN, British Library, STRAN:

MDCCXCVI.

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