Authentic Works

To  30th June 1767

Includes the Colston School Years  3rd August 1760 - 30 June 1767

More to Follow. Q

Apostate Will

Written 1764 - Published 1780  TP810A

Sly Dick

Written 1764 - Published 1803 TP811A

A Hymn for Christmas Day

Written 1764 - Published 1803  TP811B

 

Authentic Works

To  30th September 1768

All Written before the Bridge Narrative

& his introduction to Catcott & Barrett.

Under Construction - More to Follow. Q

The TP reference in each mini panel refers to the page number in Taylor's Works of Chatterton

Where Woodbines Hang their Dewy Heads

Written 1768 - Published 1904  TP812A

Bristows Tragedy or the Death of Sr Charles Bawdin

Written 1768 - Published 1772   TP812B

Ynn auntient Dayes,

When Kenewalchyn Kynge

Written 1768 - Published 1784  TP817

A Broder of Orderys Whyte

Written 1768 - Published 1803   TP818

A Broder of Orderys Blacke

Written 1768 - Published 1930   TP819A

In the Merry Merye Vale

Written 1768 - Published 1930   TP819B

Antiquities Book 3rd [which contains]:

 

The Battle of Hastynges 1; (1777)  TP821

 

Craishes Herauldry; (1971)  TP834

 

The Unknown Knyght

or The Tournament (1784)  TP819C

Written 1768 - Published 1777, 1971, 1784

A Brief Account of William Cannings

Onn Oure Ladies Chirch

Written 1768 -Published 1775  TP840

Bridge Narrative

Written 1768 -Published 1768  TP843A

Songe of Saincte Werburgh

Written 1768 -Published 1782  TP843B

Song of Sayncte Baldwyn 

Written 1768 -Published 1782   TP843C

 

Authentic Works

After his Discovery by Catcott and Barrett

 1st October 1768 to 5th April 1769

Under Construction - More to Follow. Q

The TP reference in each mini panel refers to the page number in Taylor's Works of Chatterton

[Rowley's Printing Press]

Written 1768 - Published 1782  TP847A

To John Ladgate - Published 1777

Songe to Ella - Published 1775, 1777

John Ladgate's Answer - Published 1777

Written 1768   TP847 B, C, D

 Yellowe Rolle.

Of the Auntiaunt Forme of Monies

Englandes Glorye Revyved

Written 1768 - Published 1789  TP851 A, B, C

[Purple Rolle]

Explayneals of the Annexed Yellowe Rolle

Written 1768 -Published 1971  TP855

Battle of Hastings 2

Written 1768 -Published 1782  TP857

Byrtonne

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP861

The Merrie Tricks of Laymyngetowne

Written 1768 -Published 1782  TP862

A Discorse on Brystowe

'Stay curyous Traveller and pass not bye'

Written 1768 -Published 1777 -1782, 1789, 1971 

TP865

[Mass Book Inscription] - Published 1789

Tower Gate - Published 1803

Hardinge - Published 1789

Written 1768  TP875 A, B, C

The Parlyamente of Sprytes

On the Dedication of St Mary's Church

Written 1768 -Published 1782  TP876

Rowley's Collection for Canynge

The Gate of Sayncte Marye

Auntyant Monuments

Three Ancient Monuments

Waterre Gate

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP880

Bristol Castle

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP882

Seyncte Maries Chyrche of the Porte

Epitaph on Robert Canynge'

Written 1768 -Published 1777, 1789

TP885

Four Letters on Warwyke'

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP887

Nine Deeds and Proclamations

Written 1768 -Published 1803  TP888

Abstracts from Letters

Written 1768 -Published 1782   TP895A

Three Rowley Letters

Written 1768 -Published 1803  TP895B

The Rolle of Seyncte Bartlemeweis Priorie

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP903

Fragment of a Sermon

Written 1768 -Published 1777, 1971   TP908

Knightes Templaries Chyrche

Written 1768 -Published 1789, 1971  TP909

Chronical 1340-1374

Written 1768 -Published 1803  TP911

The Chyrche Oratorie of the Calendaryes

Written 1768 -Published 1789  TP912A

Three Tombs

Written 1768 -Published 1971  TP912B

Note to Map of Bristol

Written 1768 -Published 1922  TP913A

Extracts from Speght's Chaucer

Written 1768 -Published 1803, 1971  TP913

To James Dodsley, 21 December 1768

Written 1768 -Published 1813  TP914A

To Miss C___,

On Hearing Her Play on the Harpsichord

Written 1768 -Published 1813  TP914B

To Mr Powell

Written 1768 -Published 1813  TP915

Nine Hoyland-Clarke Poems

Written 1768 -Published 1784  TP916

Letter from John Baker, 5 January 1769

Written 1769 -Published 1947  TP917A

On the Death of Mr. Tandey

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP917B

On Mr. Broderip's Excellent Performance

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP919A

On Mr. Alcock of Bristol

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP919B

To Ralph Bigland

Written 1769 - Published 1787 TP920

Saxon Tincture

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP921A

To James Dodsley, 15th Feb 1769

Written 1769 - Published 1813  TP921B

From John Baker, 18th February 1769

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP922

Aella: A Tragycal Enterlude, or Discoorseynge Tragedie

Epistle to Mastre Canynge on Aella

Letter to the Dygne Mastre Canynge

Written 1768 -Published 1782  TP923A, B, C

Lyfe of  W: Canynge

The Worlde

Written 1769 - Published 1789, 1803  TP935

Elle's Coffin

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP938

Rowley's Heraldic Account of

Bristol Artists & Writers

On Fitz Hardynge;  On Richard 1.

On Happinenesse

On Johne a Dalbenie

The Storie of Wyllyam Canynge

Written 1769 - Published 1777, 1789, 1971 etc.

TP938

Churches of Bristol

Written 1769 - Published 1789, 1803, 1971

TP944

Fragmentes of Anticquitie

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP948

The Court Mantle

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP949A

Ethelgar. A Saxon Poem

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP949B

To John Baker, 6th March 1769

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP950

To the Beauteous Miss Hoyland

Written 1769 - Published 1784  TP951

To Horace Walpole, 25th March 1769

The Ryse of Peyncteynge, yn Englande

On Richard 1

Written 1769 - Published 1789

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP952

From Horace Walpole, 28th March 1769

Written 1769 - Published 1792  TP955A

To Horace Walpole, 30 March 1769

Histoirie of Payncters yn Englande

Stanza by Ecca

Stanza by Elmar

The Warre

Written 1769 - Published 1792  TP955B

Painter's Bill to Canynge

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP958

Heraudyn. A Fragmente

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP959A

A Chronycalle of Brystowe

Written 1769 - Published 1803  TP959B

Elegy 1

Written 1769 - Published 1769  TP961A

From Horace Walpole 1st April 1769

Rejection Letter  (LOW)

Written 1769 - Published 1792   TP770

Listed here accepted as genuine

 

Authentic Works

6th April 1769  -  23rd April 1770 (Departed Bristol for London)

Under Construction - More to Follow. Q

The TP reference in each mini panel refers to

the page number in Taylor's Works of Chatterton

To and from Horace Walpole

See Panel C8-8 (Canynges Coffer Page)

Kenrick

Written 1769 - Published 1769

Saxon  Achievements

Written May 1769 - Published 1769

Cerdick

Written 1769 -Published 1769

Englysh Metamorphosis

Written 1769 -Published 1777

The Tournament. An Interlude

Written 1769 - Published l777

The Gouler's Requiem

Written 1769 - Published 1777

Elinoure and Juga

Written 1769 -Published 1769

The Acconte of W. Canynges Feast

Written 1769 -Published 1777

Goddwyn. A Tragedie

Written 1769 -Published 1777

Eclogue the First

Written 1769 - 1777

Eclogue the Second

Written 1769 - Published 1777

Eclogue the Third

Written 1769 - Published 1777

Account of the Family of the De Berghams

Written 1769 -Published 1803

To Mr. Stephens, 20 Jult 1769

Written 1769 -Published 1803

To Mr. Holland

Written 1769 -Published 1769

'Walpole! I thought not I should ever see'

Written 1769 -Published 1837

Clifton

Written 1769 -Published 1792

Godred Crovan

Written 1769-Published 1769

Elegy on Mr. Wm. Smith

Written 1769-Published 1803

Elegy on the Demise of a Great Genius

Written 1769-Published 1971

Amphitryon. A Burletta

Written 1769-Published 1782

Hobbinol and Thyrsis

Written 1769-Published 1910 / 1934 TLS

Journal 6th

Written 1769-Published 1803

'Intrest thou universal God of Men'

Written 1769-Published 1803

Elegy, Wirtten at Stanton Drew

Written 1769-Published 1803

Conversation

Written 1769-Published 1803

Elegy to the Memory of

Mr. Thomas Phillips, of Fairford

Written 1769-Published 1769

Elegy - 29 Octr.

Written 1769-Published 1924

'Hervenis harping on the hackneyd Text'

Written 1769-Published 1803

Epistle to Clayfield

Written 1769-Published 1803

The Constabiliad

Written 1769-Published 1971

Heroic Fragment

Written 1769-Published 1910 / 1930 / 1971

Elegy 2

Written 1769-Published 1769

The Hirlas 1

Written 1769-Published 1769

Happiness. A Poem

Written 1769-Published 1769 / 1780 / 1803

The Complaint

Written 1769-Published 1769

Antiquity of Christmas Games

Written 1769-Published 1769

Epistle. To the Revd. Mr. Catcott

Written 1769-Published 1784

The Copernican System

Written 1769-Published 1769

The Defence

Written 1769-Published 1784

To Miss Lydia C---n

Written 1769-Published 1803

A New Song

Written 1769-Published 1784

The Articles of the Belief of Me

Thomas Chatterton

Written 1769-Published 1842

The Advice

Written 1769-Published 1769

The Hirlas 2

Written 1770 - Published 1769 Supp.

Astrea Brokage Letter

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Heccar and Gaira. An African Eclogue

Written 1770 -Published 1770

The Consuliad

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Anecdote of Chaucer

Written 1769-Published 1770

The Unfortunate Fathers

Written 1770-Published 1770

Sentiment

Written 1770 - Published 1770

The Methodist

Written 1770 - Published 1770

'If wishing for the mystic Joys of Love'

Written 1770 - Published 1922

February. An Elegy

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. To the Duke of G----n

Written 1770 - Published 1770

The Whore of Babylon

Written 1770 - Published 1803

Resignation. A Poem

Written 1770 - Published 1770

From Isaac Fell, 13 March 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1940

To William Barrett, Feb or March 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1789

March. An Elegy

Written 1770 - Published 1930

Fables for the Court

Written 1770 - Published 1803

The Hag

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Will

Written 1770 - Published 1784

Decimus. To the Princes of Gotham

Written 1770 - Published 1770

To Miss Hoyland 5

Written 1770 - Published 1792

To Miss Hoyland 6

Written 1770 - Published 1792

Hor. Lib. 1, OD. 19

Hor. Lib. 1, OD. 5

Written 1770 - Published 1803

Kew Gardens

Written 1770 - Published 1784 / 1784 etc

 

Authentic Works

While at Shoreditch

24 April 1770  -  31 May 1770

Under Construction

To Sarah Chatterton, 26th April 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1803

Narva and Mored. An African Eclogue

Written 1770 - Published 1770 / 1778

A Song. Addressed to Miss C----am

Written 1770 - Published 1770 / 1778

To the Society at Spring Garden

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. To the P----- D----- of W-----

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. To the Prime Minster

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. An Exhibition of Sign Paintings

Written 1770 - Published 1

Elegy 3

Written 1770 - Published 1770

The Candidates

Written 1770 - Published 1770

The Exhibition. A Personal Satire

Written 1770 - Published 1910 / 1930

To Sarah Chatterton, Thomas Cary,

and others, 6 May 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780 / 1803 / 1931

Decimus. To the Earl of H-------h

Written 1770 - Published 1770

To Sarah Chatterton, 14 May 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780 / 1803

Libertas. A Card. To Old Slyboots

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Probus to the Lord Mayor

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. To the Freeholders of the City of Bristol

Written 1770 - Published 1

To Mary Chatterton, 30 May 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780

Written 1770 - Published 

 

Authentic Works

While at  Brooke Street, Holbourn

1st June 1770  -  24th August 1770

Under Construction

The Death of Nicou, an African Eclogue

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Maria Friendless Letter

Written 1770 - Published 1770

To Mary Chatterton, 19, 29 June 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1803

The False Step, a Real History

Written 1770 - Published 1770

The Revenge

Written 1770 - Published 1795

The Invitation to be sung by Mrs. Barthelemon and by Master Cheney

Written 1770 - Published 1795? / 1803

The Virgin's Choice

Written 1770 - Published 1795? / 1803

Betsy of the Hill

Written 1770 - Published 1784 / 1795

Burletta. The Woman of Spirit

Written 1770 - Published 1784

Genuine Copy of a Letter from th

Earl of C---------d to the Hon. Mr. C----

Written 1770 - Published 1771

To Sarah Chatterton, 8 July 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780

To Mary Chatterton, 20 July 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780

Memoirs of a Sad Dog

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Menenius. To William Lord M-----d

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Decimus. To Dr. Newton Bishop of Bristol

Written 1770 - Published 1930 (partial) / 1971

Gorthmund

Written 1770 - Published 1770

To John Rudhall and Baster, n.d

Written 1770 - Published 1803

To a Friend on His Intended Marriage

Written 1770 - Published 1803

From an Unknown Girl, n.d. The Letter Paraphras'd

Written 1770 -

Published 1856 (letter) / 1933 (paraphrase)

Letter 6 from A Hunter of Oddities

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Exhibition of Sign Paintings,

at the West End of the Town

Written 1770 - Published 1770

Speech of Sir John de Beauchamp

Written 1770 - Published 1770

To Miss B-----sh, of Bristol

Written 1770 - Published 1770

A Bacchanalian sung by Mr. Reinhold

Written 1770 - Published 1795? / 1803

A Bacchanalian

Written 1770 - Published 1795? / 1803

The Happy Pair

Written 1770 - Published 1795? / 1803

A Burlesque Cantata

Written 1770 - Published 1784

To Thomas Cary, 1st July 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1837 / 1842

An Excelente Balade of Charitie

Written 1770 - Published 1777 / 1803

To Mary Chatterton, 11 July 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1780

The Art of Puffing by a Bookseller's Journeyman

Written 1770 - Published 1783

An African Song

Written 1770 - Published 1770

From George Catcott, 12 August 1770

Written 1770 - Published 1792 / 1803

The Happy Pair. A Tale

Written 1770 - Published 1771

Colin Instructed

Written 1770 - Published 1784

Impromtu on the Immortality of the Soul

Written 1770 - Published 

The Resignation

Written 1770 - Published 1780

To William Smith, n.d.

Written 1770 - Published 1803

 

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