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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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American Book Prices Current, Volume 10

Autographs - 1904
...1671. Small 4to, half roan. French and Chubbuck, Libbie's, Feb. 23. 1004. (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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The Secret Museum: Pornography in Modern Culture

Walter Kendrick, Walter M. Kendrick - Philosophy - 1996 - 318 pages
...Collection of Poems from the Sixth Century to the Present (New York, 1984), p. 10. 46. Preface to Fahles Ancient and Modern, Translated into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with Original Poems, in Of Dramatic Poesy, 2:28485. 47. FN Robinson, ed., The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer (Boston, 1957),...
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The Adventures of David Simple ; And, The Adventures of David Simple, Volume ...

Sarah Fielding - Fiction - 2002 - 465 pages
...Sigismonda and Guiscardo is a long narrative poem, mostly in rhyming couplets, published in Fables, Antient and Modern, Translated into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer. With Original Poems by Mr. Dryden (1700). The story opposes love and tyranny, and treats female wit and sexual desire with...
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The Letters of Samuel Pepys, 1656-1703

Samuel Pepys - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 288 pages
...encouraged him to produce his own edition of some of Chaucer's works. This appeared in 1 700 called Fables Ancient and Modern; Translated into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer. Here Dryden writes to Pepys to thank him for the suggestion. 12 Diary 19 January 1686. 236. JOHN DRYDEN...
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The Constitution of Literature: Literacy, Democracy, and Early English ...

Lee Morrissey - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 242 pages
...E. Novak and George R. Guffey, 38-77. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1970. -. Preface to Fables Ancient and Modern; Translated into Verse,...Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer: with Original Poems. In The Works of John Dryden. Vol. 7, Poems, 1697-1700. Edited by Vinton A. Dearing, 24-47. Berkeley:...
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Bookseller's catalogues

William Strong (bookseller.) - 1828
...Barnaby's four Journeys to the North of England, vignettes, 12mo. boards, 3* ' — 1805 4797 Dryden's Fables, ancient and modern, translated into Verse...Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, with original Poems, 1 2mo. calf, 2s — — "" Tonson, 1721 4798 Dunton's Post-Man robbed of his Mail ; or the Packet broke...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1884
...(See 6'b S. yiii. 381 ; ix. 138, 141, 3C1, 422, 462.) Modernized versions and translations : — " Fables, Ancient and Modern, translated into verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer, by Mr. Dryden," folio (Lond., 1700). Contains '• The Knight's Tale " and " Nun's Priest's Tale "...
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Five hundred years of Chaucer criticism and allusion : 1357-1900. 2, Volume 1

Caroline Frances Eleanor Spurgeon - 1960
...[possibly William Bell, of Ulcomb, Kent, whose bookplate is in the volume]. MS. Note* in a copy of Fable*, 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 correction* of the...
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