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A=I646, B=I648, C=I652, D= British Museum Addit. MS. 33,219, E=Sancroft MS., F=B. M. Addit. MS. 34,692, G=Harl. MS. 6,917 and 18.
EPIGRAMMATA SACRA.p.25, l. 5. Printed est but altered to sit in ink in copies seen. The original editions have been followed in printing the second letter of each initial word as a capital, and, for the sake of uniformity, the same style has been adopted in printing from MSS.
STEPS TO THE TEMPLE and DELIGHTS OF THE MUSES. p. 65, l. 6. A] With other Delights. ll. II, 12. A] Printed and Published according to Order. l. 14. A] Printed by T. W. for
p. 67, l. 20. A] fancied their dearest.
p. 70. Behind the page containing The Authors Motto A prints] Reader, there was a sudden mistake ('tis too late to recover it) thou wilt quickly find it out, and I hope as soone passe it over, some of the humane Poems are misplaced amongst the Divine.
p. 71, 1. 4. E] eye expends. l. 27. E] that's vext.
p. 72, l. 5. D and E] manly sun. l. 29. D and E] in a too warm bed.
p. 73, 1. 2. Title in E] Upon the Water wch baptiz'd Christ. 1. 8. Title in E] Upon the Æthiopian. 1. 15. E gives the ref.] John 6. 1. 17. A, D and E] be sound. 1. 20. Title in E] On our Saviour's Sepulcher. This epigram and one or two others were selected by Crawshaw to form part of Carmen Deo Nostro. As the Divine Epigrams form a series by themselves I thought it better to print twice the very few so chosen, instead of omitting them here and giving only the later forms, as in the longer and separate poems (see pp. 230, 79 and 233, 83 and 243, 85 and 244). 1. 23. E] widows two mites. Last line. E] other threw.
p. 74, l. I. Title in E] Upon the rich young man, Luke 15, 13. A also gives the ref.] Luke 15. l. 7. Title in E] The sick crave the shadow of Peter. 1. 12. Title in E] Upon the print of Christ's wounds Joh. 20. 20. l. 24. Title in E] Upon the tongue. E also adds as lines 5 and 6 of the epigram] Oh wild fire! oh rude tongue! if nought will shame thee,
Hell hath a wilder fire, and that shall tame thee.
p. 75, l. 2. Title in E] Mary to the Angell, shewing her the place, where Jesus lay. l. 9. Title in E] Pilate washes his hands. 1. 13. D and E] his fountaine in thy. l. 17. E] milkie founts. 1. 21. Title in E] On Christ's Miracle at the Supper.