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Ovid's metamorphosis. Translated by several Hands. [Vol I] [ESTC R32193]

DMI number:
1676
Aliases
Ovid's Metamorphoses
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Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Ovid's Metamorphoses English Translation
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Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Publication Date:
1697
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
R32193
EEBO/ECCO link:
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_id=xri:eebo:citation:12354672
Shelfmark:
EEBO-Bod
Full Title:
OVID's | [i]METAMORPHOSIS[/i]. | TRANSLATED | By Several Hands. | [rule] | VOL. I. | Containing the first Five Books. | [rule] | [g]Adorn'd with Sculptures[/g]. | [rule] | [i]LONDON[/i]: | Printed for [g]W. Rogers[/g] at the [i]Sun[/i] in [i]Fleet- | street[/i]; [g]F. Sanders[/g] in the [i]New Exchange[/i]; | and [g]A. Roper[/g] at the [i]Black Boy[/i] against | St. [i]Dunstan[/i]'s Church. 1697.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Miscellany dominated by poet, Probably not a miscellany, and Collection of translations/imitations
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
CONTENTS (1) 'Book I. translated by Mr. Milbourn.' (2) 'Book II. by Mr. Arwaker and Mr. Jackson.' (3) 'Book III. by Mr. Pittis and Mr. Bridgwater.' (4) 'Book IV. to page 166. by Mr. Tate. Continued to page 175. by Mr Arwaker. From thence to page 183. by Mr. Tate. To the end, by another hand. (5) Book V. by Mr. Wells and Mr. Smith. PLATES Plates facing title page and p.1, 48, 102, 156, 209
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATERIAL (1) Epistle Dedication, 'To the right honourable William Earl of Portland, &c.' [pp.A3r-A5v.] Signed 'N. Tate.' (2) Preface, [pp. A6r-A8r.] (3) Contents, [p. A8v.] END MATERIAL (1) Errata, [p.247.]
References:
NCBEL 340 (1697)
Related People
Dedicatee:
Willem Bentinck||Hans||first earl of Portland
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Biographical details taken from ODNB online. Hans Willem Bentinck (1649–1709): doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/2160
Editor:
Nahum Tate
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Absolute (100%)
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Publisher:
Abel Roper
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Biographical details taken from BBTI online. http://www.bbti.bham.ac.uk/Details.htm?TraderID=59553
Publisher:
Francis Sanders
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Biographical details taken from BBTI online. http://www.bbti.bham.ac.uk/Details.htm?TraderID=60745
Publisher:
William Rogers
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Absolute (100%)
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Of bodies changed to other shapes I sing
Page No:
pp. 2-47.
Poem Title:
The first book
Attribution:
By Mr. Milbourn
Attributed To:
Luke Milbourne
First Line:
The sun's great hall on lofty columns raised
Page No:
pp. 49-102.
Poem Title:
The second book
Attribution:
By Mr. Arwaker and Mr. Jackson
Attributed To:
Edmund Arwaker
First Line:
But now the lustful God no more concealed
Page No:
pp. 103-155.
Poem Title:
The third book
Attribution:
By Mr. Pittis and Mr. Bridgwater.
Attributed To:
Benjamin Bridgwater
William Pittis
First Line:
Yet rash Alcithoe still disavows
Page No:
pp.156-209
Poem Title:
The fourth book.
Attribution:
To page 166. by Mr. Tate. Continued to Page 175. by Mr. Arwaker. From thence to Page 183. by Mr. Tate. To the End, by Another Hand.
Attributed To:
Edmund Arwaker
Nahum Tate
First Line:
While thus his tale the obliging hero told
Page No:
pp. 209-247.
Poem Title:
The fifth book
Attribution:
By Mr. Wells and Mr. Smith
Attributed To:
Not attributed