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" Fables, Ancient and Modern, translated into verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with Original Poems, fol. "
A Manual of Classical Bibliography: Comprising a Copious Detail of the ... - Page 324
by Joseph William Moss - 1837
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Das Verhältnis der Fables von John Dryden zu den entsprechenden ...

Florian Rzesnitzek - 1903 - 176 pages
...vols. 1871. „ .. Poetical Works, with notes by John Warton and nthers. 4 vols. London 1811. r „ Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse from...Homer, Ovid, Boccace and Chaucer with original poems. London 1700. (Folio Ed.) D ü ring, Ad. von, (i. Chaucers Werke. (Canterbury Geschichten.) Bd. l —...
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Autographs - 1904
...1671. Small 4to, half roan. French and Chubbuck, Libbie's, Feb. 23, 1904. (523) $5.50 2283 Fables. Translated into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with Original Poems. First edition. London, 1700. Folio, calf. Rebacked. Henkels', Dec. 4, 1903. (38) $21.00 2284 Fables....
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Geoffrey Chaucer's Influence on English Literature

Alfred Tobler - English literature - 1905 - 125 pages
...erCHAPTER IV. POETS WHO MODERNISE CHAUCERIAN WORKS BY A FREE TRANSLATION. In 1700 John Dryden published his « Fables Ancient and Modern; Translated into...Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer : with Original Poems by Mr. Dryden. » The pieces which he calls « from Chaucer » are five in number with the following...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature: The age of Dryden

Sir Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller - English literature - 1912
...publisher might have in stock, with his own name on the title-page, the earlier poems of the author. 1700. Fables Ancient and Modern; translated into verse,...Homer, Ovid, Boccace and Chaucer: with Original Poems. By Mr. Dryden. 1701. Poems on various Occasions and Translations from several Authors by Mr. John Dryden....
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Five Hundred Years of Chaucer Criticism and Allusion (1357-1900)

Caroline Frances Eleanor Spurgeon - 1908
...[possibly William Bell, of Ulcomb, Kent, whose bookplate is in tlie volume]. MS. Notes in a copy of Fables, Ancient and Modern, translated into Verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer ... by Mr. Dryden, 1700. [BM 11631. i. 12.] [These notes are principally numerous corrections of the...
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Annus mirabilis

John Dryden - 1915 - 64 pages
...translation of Virgil, upon which he had been engaged since 1694. In November, 1699, was published the 'Fables, Ancient and Modern, translated into verse...Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with original poems '. The preface is memorable for its criticism of Chaucer, and especially of The Canterbury Tales. The...
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Bulletin of the John Rylands Library, Volume 4

John Rylands Library - Libraries - 1918
...mountaines, forests and other parts of this renowmed isle of Great Britaine. London, 1622. Fol. DRYDEN (John) Fables ancient and modern, translated into verse,...Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer : with original poems. London, 1700. Fol. ELLIS (Robinson) A commentary on Catullus. Second edition. Oxford, 1889. 8vo. FARNELL...
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The Making of English Literature

William Henry Crawshaw - English literature - 1924 - 536 pages
...plays, thus closing his dramatic labors. In 1698 he began his Fables, and in March, 1700, published Fables, Ancient and Modern, translated into Verse,...Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with Original Poems by Mr. Dryden. In a fine preface he gives us his last piece of literary criticism. The Fables was Dryden's...
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The New Cambridge Bibliography of English ..., Volume 2; Volumes 1660-1800

George Watson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1971 - 1094 pages
...Wits. Ann Arbor I949Rosenberg, A. Sir Richard Blackmore. Lincoln Nebraska 1953. JOHN DRYDEN 1631-1700 Fables ancient and modern: translated into verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace and Chaucer. 1700. Rzesnitzek, F. Das Verhältnis der Fables von Dryden zu den entsprechenden mittelenglischen Vorlagen....
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A Critical History of English Literature: The Restoration to 1800, Volume 3

David Daiches - 1979 - 319 pages
...nobleman, who, beginning with a dog-kennel, never lived to finish the palace he had contrived. (Preface to Fables Ancient and Modern, translated into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace and Chaucer, 1700.) The preface to the Fables is Dryden's last and most relaxed piece of critical writing, where...
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