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The Resource Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations

Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations

Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Title
Prefaces and prologues to famous books,
Title remainder
with introductions, notes and illustrations
Contributor
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • approximately 1422-1491 or 1492
  • 1509-1564
  • 1473-1543
  • approximately 1514-1572
  • 1552?-1599
  • 1552?-1618
  • 1561-1626
  • approximately 1556-1630
  • -1627
  • 1642-1727
  • 1631-1700
  • 1707-1754
  • 1709-1784
  • 1749-1832
  • 1770-1850
  • 1802-1885
  • 1819-1892
  • 1828-1893
  • 1771-1843
  • 1808-1881
  • -1734
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Caxton, William
  • Calvin, Jean
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Knox, John
  • Spenser, Edmund
  • Raleigh, Walter
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Heminge, John
  • Condell, Henry
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Dryden, John
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Wordsworth, William
  • Hugo, Victor
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Taine, Hippolyte
  • Allen, John
  • Spedding, James
  • Motte, Andrew
Series statement
The Harvard classics
Series volume
[Vol. XXXIX]
Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Instantiates
Publication
Note
--Preface of Fables, ancient and modern, by J. Dryden.--Preface to Joseph Andrews, by H. Fielding.--Preface to the English dictionary; Preface to Shakespeare, by S. Johnson.--Introduction to the Propylaen, by J.W. von Goethe.--Prefaces to various volumes of poems; Appendix to Lyrical ballads; Essays supplementary to preface, by W. Wordsworth.--Preface to Cromwell, by V. Hugo.--Preface to Leaves of grass, by W. Whitman.--Introduction to the History of English literature, by H.A. Taine
Contents
Title, prologue and epilogues to the Recuyell of the histories of Troy; Epilogue to Dictes and sayings of the philosophers; Prologue to Golden legend; Prologue to Caton; Epilogue to Aesop; Proem to Chaucer's Canterbury tales; Prologue to Malory's King Arthur; Prologue to Virgil's Eneydos, by W. Caxton.--Dedication of the Institutes of the Christian religion, by J. Calvin, tr. by J. Allen.--Dedication of the Revolutions of the heavenly bodies, by N. Copernicus.--Preface to the History of the reformation in Scotland, by J. Knox.--Prefatory letter to Sir Walter Raleigh on the Faerie queene, by E. Spenser.--Preface to the History of the world, by Sir W. Raleigh.--Prooemium, epistle dedicatory, preface, and plan of the Instaturatio magna, etc., by F. Bacon, translation edited by S. Spedding.--Preface to the Novum organum, by F. Bacon.--Preface to the first folio edition of Shakespeare's plays, by Heminge and Condell.--Preface to the Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica, by Sir Isaac Newton, tr. by A. Motte
Control code
1516724
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 p. ̋., 462 p., 1 ̋.
Lccn
10015218
Other physical details
front., pl., port., fold. facsim.
Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Publication
Note
--Preface of Fables, ancient and modern, by J. Dryden.--Preface to Joseph Andrews, by H. Fielding.--Preface to the English dictionary; Preface to Shakespeare, by S. Johnson.--Introduction to the Propylaen, by J.W. von Goethe.--Prefaces to various volumes of poems; Appendix to Lyrical ballads; Essays supplementary to preface, by W. Wordsworth.--Preface to Cromwell, by V. Hugo.--Preface to Leaves of grass, by W. Whitman.--Introduction to the History of English literature, by H.A. Taine
Contents
Title, prologue and epilogues to the Recuyell of the histories of Troy; Epilogue to Dictes and sayings of the philosophers; Prologue to Golden legend; Prologue to Caton; Epilogue to Aesop; Proem to Chaucer's Canterbury tales; Prologue to Malory's King Arthur; Prologue to Virgil's Eneydos, by W. Caxton.--Dedication of the Institutes of the Christian religion, by J. Calvin, tr. by J. Allen.--Dedication of the Revolutions of the heavenly bodies, by N. Copernicus.--Preface to the History of the reformation in Scotland, by J. Knox.--Prefatory letter to Sir Walter Raleigh on the Faerie queene, by E. Spenser.--Preface to the History of the world, by Sir W. Raleigh.--Prooemium, epistle dedicatory, preface, and plan of the Instaturatio magna, etc., by F. Bacon, translation edited by S. Spedding.--Preface to the Novum organum, by F. Bacon.--Preface to the first folio edition of Shakespeare's plays, by Heminge and Condell.--Preface to the Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica, by Sir Isaac Newton, tr. by A. Motte
Control code
1516724
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 p. ̋., 462 p., 1 ̋.
Lccn
10015218
Other physical details
front., pl., port., fold. facsim.

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