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The complete works of Joshuah Sylvester; for the first time collected and edited: with memorial-introduction, notes and illustrations, glossarial index, &c. &c., portraits, and facsimiles, &c., by the Rev. Alexander B. Grosart.

Collection Data

Names
Sylvester, Josuah, 1563-1618 (Author)
Du Bartas, Guillaume de Salluste, seigneur, 1544-1590 (Author)
Grosart, Alexander Balloch, 1827-1899 (Author)
La Noue, Odet de, seigneur de Téligny, -1618 (Author)
Smith, Henry, 1550?-1591 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880
Place: Edinburgh
Publisher: Printed for private circulation [by T. and A.Constable]
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: 8-NCL (Sylvester, J. Complete works)
Topics
French poetry -- Translations into English
Genres
Poetry
Notes
Content: Includes Sylvester's translations of: Du Bartas' "La semaine" and "La seconde semaine"; Du Bartas his Divine weekes and workes, 1641; Tetrastica. Or, The Quadrains of Guy de Faur, lord of Pibrac: The profit of imprisonment, by Odet de la Nove, lord of Teligni; Microcosmographia: the little-worlds description, from Latin of Henry Smith, etc.
Content: Title in red and black, within red line border.
Statement of responsibility: by the Rev. Alexander B. Grosart.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. fronts., illus., port. 26 X 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13133358
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 88fa87a0-c604-012f-580f-58d385a7bc34
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