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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 (d. 1618) (Author)
Smith, Henry (1550?-1591) (Author)

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.

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)
French poetry -- Translations into English
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.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13133358
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 89438480-c604-012f-64a9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1563: Creator Born
  • 1618: Creator Died
  • 1880: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/951da2f2-b2d7-a92b-e040-e00a180646de

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 12, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/951da2f2-b2d7-a92b-e040-e00a180646de

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1880). Frontispiece. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/951da2f2-b2d7-a92b-e040-e00a180646de

Wikipedia Citation

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