Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times

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THIS BOOK
IS NOW PUBLISHED IN THE UNITED STATES
BY COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS
FOR
THE FACSIMILE TEXT SOCIETY
2960 BROADWAY, NEW YORK, N. Y.

THE ENGLISH REPLICAS
JOHN MILTON
MINOR POEMS

THERE WAS A SECOND EDITION OF THIS BOOK WITH SOME ADDITIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS IN 1673 BUT IT WAS NOT LIKE THE FIRST EDITION OF 1645 PREPARED FOR THE PRESS BY MILTON AND THE LATTER HAS BEEN CHOSEN FOR REPRODUCTION HERE • THE SECOND HALF OF THE BOOK CONTAINING THE LATIN POEMS HAS BEEN OMITTED • FOR A FINAL TEXT SEE CANON BEECHING's EDITION OF MILTON OXFORD 1900 • THE COPY REPRODUCED IS THAT IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM


1927
Payson & Clarke Ltd
New York

MADE AND PRINTED IN ENGLAND
BY PERCY LUND, HUMPHRIES & CO. LTD.
BRADFORD AND LONDON


POEMS

OF

Mr. John Milton,

BOTH

ENGLISH and LATIN,

Compos'd at several times.


Printed by his true Copies.


The Songs were set in Musick by
Mr. Henry Lawes Gentleman of
the Kings Chappel, and one
of His Maiesties
Private Musick.

——Baccare frontem
Cingite, ne vati noceat mala lingua futuro,
Virgil, Eclog. 7,


Printed and publish'd according to
ORDER.


LONDON,
Printed by Ruth Raworth for Humphrey Moseley
and are to be sold at the signe of the Princes
Arms in S. Pauls Church-yard. 1645.