The Poems and Translations of Sir Richard Fanshawe

The Poems and Translations of Sir Richard Fanshawe

by Richard Fanshawe
     
 

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ISBN-10: 019811737X

ISBN-13: 9780198117377

Pub. Date: 09/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This is the first edition of the collected works of the early modern poet and translator Sir Richard Fanshawe (1608-66), and includes the translations of works by Boethius, Martial, and Horace for which he is best-known. Much of the material in this edition appears in print for the first time. Original spelling and punctuation are maintained throughout.

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This is the first edition of the collected works of the early modern poet and translator Sir Richard Fanshawe (1608-66), and includes the translations of works by Boethius, Martial, and Horace for which he is best-known. Much of the material in this edition appears in print for the first time. Original spelling and punctuation are maintained throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198117377
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Series:
Oxford English Texts Series
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Textual Introduction
List of Sigla and Short Titles
1. The Lusiad of Portugall's Historical Poem Specimen Rerum a Lusitanis
2. Latin Epitaphs: On Elizabeth Fanshawe; On Richard Fanshawe; On Lady Anna Rich
3. Querer por solo Querer
4. Appendix: Verses Spoken in the Library of the English Colledge ... to Sir Richard Fanshaw
5. Letter to Lady Fanshawe, 22 February 1666
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