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Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books: a new translation by several hands [T177809] [Vol.2]

DMI number:
651
Publication Date:
1726
Volume Number:
2 of 2
ESTC number:
T177809
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW116677706
Shelfmark:
BOD Vet. A4 f.1149
Full Title:
FULL TITLE: [i]OVID[/i]’s | METAMORPHOSES | Made ENGLISH by | SEVERAL HAND. | [rule] | ADORN’D with CUTS. | [rule] VOLUME II. | [rule] | The Second EDITION, with great Improvements. | By Mr. [i]SEWELL[/i]. | [rule] | [ornament] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for THO. ASTLEY, at the [i]Dolphin[/i] and | [i]Crown[/i] in St. [i]Paul[/i]’s Church-yard. | M.DCC.XXVI.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
[2pp.]; 3-224; [4pp]; 1-8
Bibliographic details:
2nd edition MISPAGINATION: '303' for 203; '121' for 221; '124' for 224. PLATES: Engraved plates opposite p.3, 34, 61, 90, 116, 156, 192.
Comments:
CONTENTS: Title-page; Translations of Ovid's Metamorphoses (Books IX-XV) by various hands [pp.3-224]
Other matter:
END MATTER: 'The Index' [4pp.]; 'Books printed for Thomas Astley' and 'Plays sold by T. Astley' [7pp.]
References:
Stuart Gillespie & David Hopkins, eds., 'The Oxford History of Literary Translation in English: 1660-1790', (OUP, 2005). Case 299 (2)(b)
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books: a new translation by several hands [T177809] [Vol.1]
Publication Date:
1726
ESTC No:
T177809
Volume:
1 of 2
Relationship:
Volume from the same edition
Comments:
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books: a new translation by several hands [N22089] [Vol.2]
Publication Date:
1733
ESTC No:
N22089
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses in fifteen books: a new translation by several hands [N41873] [vol.2]
Publication Date:
1717
ESTC No:
N41873
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Another Edition of
Comments:
Related People
Editor:
George Sewell
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Publisher:
Thomas Astley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
He who his high descent from Neptune draws
Page No:
pp.3-32
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book IX.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
Thence clad in saffron robes through boundless skies
Page No:
pp.33-60
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book X.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
Whilst thus the Thracian bard with powerful strains
Page No:
pp.61-89
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XI.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
For Aesacus old Priam mourned nor knew
Page No:
pp.90-114
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XII.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
The princes sat the chiefs of every band
Page No:
pp.115-155
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XIII.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
First Line:
Now Glaucus Aetna and that clime had past
Page No:
pp.156-190
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XIV.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Pope and Mr. Theobald', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1]
Attributed To:
Lewis Theobald
Alexander Pope
First Line:
Meanwhile a king they seek who might sustain
Page No:
pp.191-224
Poem Title:
Ovid's Metamorphoses. Book XV.
Attribution:
'by Mr. Sewell', table of contributors to both volumes in T177809 [vol.1] 'By Captain Morrice', T177809 [vol.2]
Attributed To:
George Sewell
Captain Morrice