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Ovid's epistles translated by several hands [T61462]

DMI number:
174
Aliases
Ovid's epistles
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1712
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T61462
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW110870180
Shelfmark:
BOD 12 Theta 813
Full Title:
OVID'[small]S[/small] | EPISTLES, | TRANSLATED | BY | [i]SEVERAL HANDS[/i]. | [rule] | The EIGHTH EDITION. | With a new Translation of | [i]THREE EPISTLES[/i], | And several Cuts never before Publish'd. | [rule]| [Epigraph] | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for [i]Jacob Tonson[/i], at [i]Shakespear's Head[/i] over- | against [i]Catherine Street[/i] in the [i]Strand[/i]. MDCCXII. | [rule] | Lately Printed, [i]Ovid's[/i] Art of Love, and Remedy of | Love, with the Court of Love, and History of Love. | Translated by several Hands. Sold by [i]J. Tonson[/i].
Epigraph:
[i] Vel tibi composita cantetur Epistola voce? | Ignotum hoc aliis ille novavit opus [/i]. Ovid.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Pagination:
[22], 304, [2]pp.
Bibliographic details:
8th edn. Contains 'The three epistles of Aulus Sabinus: In answer to as many of Ovid. Made English by Mr. Salusbury', for which there is a titlepage and advertisement leaf [sig.U3r-v]. BOD 12 Theta 813 has engraved plates before [1] and 1, and between pp.20-21, 34-5, 52-3, 66-67, 96-7, 116-117, 170-71, 180-1, 192-3, (2 plates) 202-3, 236-7. Mispagination: Misprinting 303 as '203'; 260-262 as '280-281'. 3 variant printings (1st the 'W' of 'With' in the edition statement on the titlepage is directly beneath the 'e' of 'eighth', 2nd rec the 'W' of 'With' in the edition statement on the titlepage is between the 'e' and 'i' of 'eighth', 3rd catchword on sig.B1v: 'Genius').
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedicatory verse 'To the lady Louisa Lenos' [sig.A2-A2v]; Advertisement [sig.A3-A3v]; preface 'By Mr. Dryden' [sig.A4-B3v]. End matter: Table of contents [sig.X4-X4v].
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Publication Date:
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Publication Date:
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Publication Date:
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Title:
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Publication Date:
1683
ESTC No:
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Comments:
Title:
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Publication Date:
1680
ESTC No:
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Volume:
1 of 1
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Another Edition of
Comments:
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Author of preface, 'The Preface By Mr. Dryden', (ETSC T61462, sig.A4). Attribution from 'The Works of John Dryden', ed., Hooker and Swedenberg, Jr., (1956), vol.1, pp.109-119.
Publisher:
Jacob Tonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for Jacob Tonson, at Shakespear's Head over against Catherine Street in the Strand.'
Content/Publication
First Line:
In moving lines these few epistles tell
Page No:
pp.[3-4]
Poem Title:
To the lady Louisa Lenos.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While Phaon to the flaming Aetna flies
Page No:
pp.1-6
Poem Title:
Sapho to Phaon.
Attribution:
By the honourable Sir Carr Scrope, Bar.
Attributed To:
Sir Carr Scrope
First Line:
Say lovely youth that dost my heart command
Page No:
pp.7-20
Poem Title:
Sapho to Phaon.
Attribution:
Wholly translated. By Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
First Line:
If streaming blood my fatal letter stain
Page No:
pp.21-28
Poem Title:
Canace to Macareus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
You've gone beyond your time and ought to give
Page No:
pp.29-39
Poem Title:
Phillis to Demophoon.
Attribution:
By Ed. Poley, Esq
Attributed To:
Edward Pooley
First Line:
To that dear brother who alone survives
Page No:
pp.40-47
Poem Title:
Hypermnestra to Linus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Wright
Attributed To:
James Wright
First Line:
Than savage beasts more fierce more to be feared
Page No:
pp.48-57
Poem Title:
Ariadne to Theseus.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
This dear Orestes this with health to you
Page No:
pp.58-65
Poem Title:
Hermione to Orestes.
Attribution:
By John Pultney, Esq
Attributed To:
John Pulteney
First Line:
Receive this letter from Leander fraught
Page No:
pp.66-72
Poem Title:
Leander to Hero.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tate
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
With such delight I read your letter over
Page No:
pp.73-78
Poem Title:
Hero's Answer.
Attribution:
By the same hand [i.e. Tate]
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
Health to the gentle man of war and may
Page No:
pp.79-88
Poem Title:
Laodamia to Protesilaus.
Attribution:
By Tho. Flatman, Esq;
Attributed To:
Thomas Flatman
First Line:
Read this if your new bride will suffer read
Page No:
pp.89-98
Poem Title:
Oenone to Paris.
Attribution:
By Mr. John Cooper
Attributed To:
John Cooper
First Line:
To thee dear Paris lord of my desires
Page No:
p.99-115
Poem Title:
A paraphrase on the foregoing epistle of Oenone to Paris.
Attribution:
By Mrs. A. Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
First Line:
All health fair nymph thy Paris sends to thee
Page No:
pp.116-138
Poem Title:
Paris to Helena.
Attribution:
By Mr. Richard Duke
Attributed To:
Richard Duke
First Line:
When loose epistles violate chaste eyes
Page No:
pp.139-152
Poem Title:
Helen to Paris.
Attribution:
By the Right Honourable the Earl of Mulgrave, and Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Sheffield
John Dryden
First Line:
To your Penelope at length break home
Page No:
pp.153-159
Poem Title:
Penelope to Ulysses.
Attribution:
By Mr. Rhymer
Attributed To:
Thomas Rymer
First Line:
Penelope this slow epistle sends
Page No:
pp.160-169
Poem Title:
Penelope to Ulysses.
Attribution:
By the honourable Mrs. Wharton
Attributed To:
Anne Wharton [nee Lee]
First Line:
Laden they say with Jason's golden prize
Page No:
pp.170-179.
Poem Title:
Hypsipyle to Jason.
Attribution:
By Mr. Settle
Attributed To:
Elkanah Settle
First Line:
Yet I found leisure though a queen to free
Page No:
pp.180-191
Poem Title:
Medea to Jason.
Attribution:
By Mr. Tate
Attributed To:
Nahum Tate
First Line:
If thou art unkind I never shall health enjoy
Page No:
pp.192-201
Poem Title:
Phaedra to Hippolytus.
Attribution:
By Mr. Otway
Attributed To:
Thomas Otway
First Line:
So on Maeander's banks when death is nigh
Page No:
pp.202-213.
Poem Title:
Dido to Aeneas.
Attribution:
By Mr. Dryden
Attributed To:
John Dryden
First Line:
So in unwonted notes when sure to die
Page No:
pp.214-225
Poem Title:
The Foregoing Epistle of Dido to Aeneas.
Attribution:
By another hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Captive Briseis in a foreign tongue
Page No:
pp.226-236
Poem Title:
Briseis to Achilles.
Attribution:
By Sir John Caryl.
Attributed To:
John Caryll
First Line:
In your late triumphs I rejoice and share
Page No:
pp.237-250
Poem Title:
Dejanira to Hercules.
Attribution:
By Mr. Oldmixon
Attributed To:
John Oldmixon
First Line:
I'm pleased with the success your valour gave
Page No:
pp.251-258
Poem Title:
Deianira to Hercules.
Attribution:
By another hand
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Read boldly this here you shall swear no more
Page No:
pp.259-271
Poem Title:
Acontius to Cydippe.
Attribution:
By Mr. R. Duke
Attributed To:
Richard Duke
First Line:
In silent fear I read your letter over
Page No:
pp.272-278
Poem Title:
Cydippe her answer to Acontius.
Attribution:
By Mr. Butler
Attributed To:
Samuel Butler
First Line:
Chance does at last let sad Ulysses see
Page No:
pp.281-289
Poem Title:
Epist. 1. Ulysses to Penelope.
Attribution:
"Made English by Mr. Salusbury", title page of 'The three epistles of Aulus Sabinus'
Attributed To:
Mr. Salusbury
First Line:
While this is from recovered Athens sent
Page No:
pp.290-297
Poem Title:
Epist. II. Demophoon to Phillis.
Attribution:
"Made English by Mr. Salusbury", title page of 'The three epistles of Aulus Sabinus'
Attributed To:
Mr. Salusbury
First Line:
While you of me so justly nymph complain
Page No:
pp.298-304
Poem Title:
Epist. III. Paris to Oenone.
Attribution:
"Made English by Mr. Salusbury", title page of 'The three epistles of Aulus Sabinus'
Attributed To:
Mr. Salusbury