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The Resource Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden. [Three lines in Latin]

Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden. [Three lines in Latin]

Label
Fables ancient and modern
Title
Fables ancient and modern
Statement of responsibility
translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden. [Three lines in Latin]
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden. [Three lines in Latin]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Error in paging: no.272-359 omitted
  • Wing 2278; Macdonald 372
  • Signatures: ([A]-C)2, (*A-*D)2: 1 leaf unsigned: (A)4, (a)2, (B-Z)4, (Aa-Mm)4, (Aaa-Zzz)4, (Aaaa-Bbbb)4, (Cccc)3, (Dddd-Nnnn)4, (Oooo)2 (leaf Oooo2) wanting.
Contents
  • - Dedication. - The preface. - Poem to Her Grace the Dutchess of Ormond, with the following story from Chaucer: Palamon and Arcite; or, The Knight's tale. - To my honoured kinsman John Dryden. - Meleager and Attlanta, out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - Sigismonda and Guiscardo, from Boccace. - Bauris and Philemon: Pigmalion and the statue; Ciniras and Myrrha: out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The first book of Homer's Ilias
  • The cock and the fox: or, The tale of the Nun's priest, from Chaucer. - Theodore and Honoria, from Boccace. - Ceyxe and Alcyone, out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The flower and the leaf: or, The lady in the arbor. / A vision out of Chaucer. - Alexander's feast: or, The power of musick. An ode in honour of St. Cecilia. - The twelfth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses wholly translated
  • - The speeches of Ajax and Ulysses, from Ovid's Metamorphoses. -The wife of Bath, her tale, from Chaucer. - Of the Pythagorean phylosophy, from Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The character of a good parson imitated, from Chaucer, and enlarged
  • The monument of a fair maiden lady, who dy'd at the Bath, and is there interr'd. - Aymon and Iphegnin, from Boccace. - The Knight's tale: The tale of the Nun's priest; The floure and the leafe: The Wife of Bathe's tale, as written by Chaucer
Dimensions
34 x 22 cm.
Edition
First ed.
Extent
21 p. L., 646 (i.e.558), [2] p.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02642588
  • ucoclc2642588
Label
Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden. [Three lines in Latin]
Publication
Note
  • Error in paging: no.272-359 omitted
  • Wing 2278; Macdonald 372
  • Signatures: ([A]-C)2, (*A-*D)2: 1 leaf unsigned: (A)4, (a)2, (B-Z)4, (Aa-Mm)4, (Aaa-Zzz)4, (Aaaa-Bbbb)4, (Cccc)3, (Dddd-Nnnn)4, (Oooo)2 (leaf Oooo2) wanting.
Contents
  • - Dedication. - The preface. - Poem to Her Grace the Dutchess of Ormond, with the following story from Chaucer: Palamon and Arcite; or, The Knight's tale. - To my honoured kinsman John Dryden. - Meleager and Attlanta, out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - Sigismonda and Guiscardo, from Boccace. - Bauris and Philemon: Pigmalion and the statue; Ciniras and Myrrha: out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The first book of Homer's Ilias
  • The cock and the fox: or, The tale of the Nun's priest, from Chaucer. - Theodore and Honoria, from Boccace. - Ceyxe and Alcyone, out of Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The flower and the leaf: or, The lady in the arbor. / A vision out of Chaucer. - Alexander's feast: or, The power of musick. An ode in honour of St. Cecilia. - The twelfth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses wholly translated
  • - The speeches of Ajax and Ulysses, from Ovid's Metamorphoses. -The wife of Bath, her tale, from Chaucer. - Of the Pythagorean phylosophy, from Ovid's Metamorphoses. - The character of a good parson imitated, from Chaucer, and enlarged
  • The monument of a fair maiden lady, who dy'd at the Bath, and is there interr'd. - Aymon and Iphegnin, from Boccace. - The Knight's tale: The tale of the Nun's priest; The floure and the leafe: The Wife of Bathe's tale, as written by Chaucer
Dimensions
34 x 22 cm.
Edition
First ed.
Extent
21 p. L., 646 (i.e.558), [2] p.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02642588
  • ucoclc2642588

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