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The works of T. Petronius Arbiter in prose and verse [T121188]

DMI number:
444
Aliases
Works of Petronius Arbiter
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1710
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T121188
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW112055024
Shelfmark:
BOD Radcl. e.138
Full Title:
THE | WORKS | OF | [g]T. PETRONIUS ARBITER[/g], | In PROSE and VESRSE; | [rule] | [g]In Three Parts:[/g] | [rule] | WITH | A Critical PREFACE in Defence of the | AUTHOR, and his Life and Character, written by | Mons. [i]St.Evremont[/i] ; and a KEY to the SATYRES | by a Person of Quality. | [rule] | [g]The Second Edition, adorn’d with Cuts[/g] | [rule] | Made English by | [2 colums] [col 1] Mr. WILSON, | Mr. BURNABY, | Mr. BLOUNT, [/col1] [col 2] Mr. THO. BROWN, | Capt. AYLOFF, and | several others. [/col 2] | [rule] To which is prefix’d, | The CHARMS of LIBERTY, a POEM, | by the late DUKE of [i]Devonshire[/i]. | [rule] | LONDON, Printed for S. BRISCOE, and Sold by | [i]James Woodward[/i], in St. [i]Christopher[/i]’s Church-yard, near the Royal Ex- | change ; and [i]J. Morphew[/i] near [i]Stationers-hall[/i]. 1710.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[18],xvi,[14],288p.
Bibliographic details:
2nd edition. Contains illustrated plates opposite title page and p.39, 40, 131, 172, 188, 218, 222, 229.
Comments:
Contents: Parts 1 & 2 contain prose interspersed with verse translations. Part 3 contains 'Epigrams, Poems and Satyrs'. Each part has a separate title page.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Preface [16p]; 'The Life of Petronius Arbiter' [16p]; 'The Key', [6p]; ‘The Contents’ [8p]
Related Miscellanies
Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17788]
Publication Date:
1713
ESTC No:
T17788
Volume:
1 of 1
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Unknown
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Title:
The works of Petronius Arbiter translated by several hands [T17789]
Publication Date:
1714
ESTC No:
T17789
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Title:
The Works of Petronius Arbiter in prose and verse [N65296] [*IR*]
Publication Date:
1778
ESTC No:
N65296
Volume:
1 of 1
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
The Works of Petronius Arbiter in prose and verse [T101492]
Publication Date:
1736
ESTC No:
T101492
Volume:
1 of 1
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Unknown
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Related People
Publisher:
Samuel Briscoe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for S. BRISCOE, and Sold by James Woodward, in St. Christopher’s Church-yard, near the Royal Exchange; and J. Morphew near Stationers-hall.'
Sold by:
J. Morphew
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for S. BRISCOE, and Sold by James Woodward, in St. Christopher’s Church-yard, near the Royal Exchange; and J. Morphew near Stationers-hall.'
Sold by:
James Woodward
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for S. BRISCOE, and Sold by James Woodward, in St. Christopher’s Church-yard, near the Royal Exchange; and J. Morphew near Stationers-hall.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
You're mightily deceived I swear
Page No:
pp.245-247
Poem Title:
On a Happy Life's consisting in Virtue. A Fragment, beginning, Non est falleris, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Commit your ship to sea and wind
Page No:
p.247
Poem Title:
A Fragment. Upon the Levity of Woman. Beginning, Crede Ratem Ventis, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Coming a tender girl from school
Page No:
p.248
Poem Title:
Epigram. Translated thus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Whoever has money may securely sail
Page No:
p.249
Poem Title:
On the Power of Gold... Beginning, Quisquis habet nummos, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Burnaby.
Attributed To:
William Burnaby
First Line:
Sure Cerberus a lawyer first must be
Page No:
p.250
Poem Title:
That the Dog of Hell was a Lawyer... beginning, Cerberus, forensis erat Causidicus, &c.
Attribution:
By the Author of the London Spy
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
He that for money weds preposterous shapes
Page No:
pp.252-253
Poem Title:
Concerning our Choice in Marriage... beginning, Morbus & Vultu Mulier quaeratur habenda, &c.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. author of the London Spy]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Since active man can in the air rebound
Page No:
pp.254-255
Poem Title:
The Rope-Dancer. By the same, beginning, Stupea suppositis tenduntur vincula lignis,
Attribution:
By the same
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Divine Cosmelia has two burning eyes
Page No:
pp.255-257
Poem Title:
A Fragment imitated, beginning, Candide fideries, &c.
Attribution:
By Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
From mutual wounds the wretched find relief
Page No:
p.258
Poem Title:
A Fragment of Petronius...beginning, Nausragius ejecta natus rate, &c.
Attribution:
Paraphrased by another Hand,
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whoever would with ambitious just desire
Page No:
pp.259-260
Poem Title:
Instructions to the Roman Youth, beginning, Artis severasiquis amat affectus, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What fury did these sudden broils engage
Page No:
pp.260-261
Poem Title:
Tryphaena's Speech for Peace, on board the Ship of Lycas; beginning, Quis furor exclamat, Pacem convertit, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unhappy mortals on how fine a thread
Page No:
p.261
Poem Title:
On the Misery of Mankind, beginning, Heu, Heu, nos Miseros, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Why do the strict-lived Catos of the age
Page No:
p.261
Poem Title:
In defence of Satyr, beginning, Quid me constricta spectatis fronte, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
From slavish fear the dreadful gods arose
Page No:
pp.262-236
Poem Title:
On the Plurality of Gods; beginning, Primus in Orbe Deos fecit timor, &c.
Attribution:
By Capt. Ayloffe
Attributed To:
John Ayloffe
First Line:
Unhappy Tantalus amidst the flood
Page No:
p.262
Poem Title:
An Epigram on Tantalus, beginning, Nec bibit inter aquas, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Bacchus and nymphs delight O mighty god
Page No:
pp.264-265
Poem Title:
Hymn to Priapus; beginning, Nympharum Bacchique comes, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What's soon obtained we nauseously receive
Page No:
p.264
Poem Title:
Upon the Vanity of our Taste; beginning, Nolo quod Cupio, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Haste generous youth a foreign world explore
Page No:
pp.266-267
Poem Title:
The Oracle. A Fragment, Paraphrased and adapted to the Modern Times; beginning, Linque tuas sedes Juvenis, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Chloe you write to me for coin
Page No:
p.268
Poem Title:
An Epigram of Flaminius, to his Drinking Mistress.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The almighty's image of his shape afraid
Page No:
p.269
Poem Title:
A Translation out of the Priapeia. The Complaint of Priapus for being Veil'd.
Attribution:
By Charles Blount, Esq;
Attributed To:
Charles Blount
First Line:
Within the aerial fields by Maro sung
Page No:
pp.270-277
Poem Title:
Cupid Crucify'd: Written in Latin by Ausonius. Aeries in Campis, memorat quos Musa Maronis, &c.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
The daughter of the glorious son
Page No:
pp.278-280
Poem Title:
The Fable of Pasiphae. Beginning, Filia Solis, &c.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tho. Brown
Attributed To:
Thomas Brown
First Line:
Cambray whilst of seraphic love you write
Page No:
pp.281-288
Poem Title:
The Charms of Liberty: A Poem, In allusion to the Archbishop of Cambray's Telemachus.
Attribution:
'By the late Duke of D---.' i.e. William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire (d. 1707)
Attributed To:
Not attributed