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The works of the famous antiquary, Polidore Virgil

Polydore Vergil

The works of the famous antiquary, Polidore Virgil

containing the original of all arts, sciences, mysteries, orders, rites, and ceremonies, both ecclesiastical and civil : a work useful for all divines, historians, lawyers, and all artificers

by Polydore Vergil

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Published by Printed for Simon Miller in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompendiously English"t by John [i.e. Thomas] Langley
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1391:12
    ContributionsLangley, Thomas, d. 1581
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination311, [25] p
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15031489M

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Aeneid / Virgil ; translated by Robert Fitzgerald by Publius Vergilius Maro, , Vintage Books edition, in English - Vintage classics edPages:   Virgil's visions: a study of dreams in the Aeneid by Robinson, Theodore., , Erasmus Press edition, in English. Aeneas then drew forth, with downcast eyes, From that dark cavern, pondering in his heart The riddle of his fate. His faithful friend Achates at his side, with paces slow, Companioned all his care, while their sad souls Made mutual and oft-renewed surmise What comrade dead, what cold and tombless clay, The Sibyl's word would show. But as they mused, Behold Misenus on the dry sea-sands, By.


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Polydore Vergil or Virgil (Italian: Polidoro Virgili; commonly Latinised as Polydorus Vergilius; c. – 18 April ), widely known as "Polydore Vergil of Urbino", was an Italian humanist scholar, historian, priest and diplomat, who spent most of his life in is particularly remembered for his works the Proverbiorum libellus (), a collection of Latin proverbs; De Known for: Historian.

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[Polydore Vergil; Thomas Langley]. Virgil’s most popular book is The Aeneid. Virgil has books on Goodreads with ratings. Virgil’s most popular book is The Aeneid.

Books by Virgil. Virgil Average ratingratings 3, reviews shelvedtimes Showing 30 distinct works. The works of the famous antiquary, Polidore Virgil. Compendiously english't by John Lagley Containing the original of all arts, sciences, mysteries, orders, rites, and ceremonies, both ecclesiastical and civil.

Polydore Vergil’s personal history. Vergil was a native of Urbino in Italy, and came from a family with a history of scholarship. He went to Padua University. One of his earlier works generated a bit of controversy with Erasmus – arguments about who published what first, who was the best, the normal sort of spat in which academics delight.

Day Lewis was a student of Jackson Knight and translated the Aeneid in the early 50's a few years before Jackson Knight's famous Prose version.

It was originally prepared and translated for a public broadcast, and so some liberties have been taken by C.D. Lewis, but overall it carries much fire and energy needed for such a long poem/5(11). Polydore Vergil BirthplaceUrbino DiedMonday, Ap NationalityItalian; naturalised English Known for Historian Vergil, Polydore (Polydorus Vergilius).

Born circain Urbino; died there circa Historian and humanist. Served at the court of the duke of Urbino and in the papal curia. InVergil published a collection of Latin Nationality: Italian; Naturalised English About this Item: Bell & Daldy, London, Hardcover.

Condition: Acceptable. No Jacket. Used,Acceptable, Blue Boards are very worn but still intact. The pages are rough cut and have some is some writing to one of the front pages and overall the books condition is commensurate with its age but still remains legible.

Virgil: Opera, or, The works of Virgil: with copious notes, mythological, biographical, historical, geographical, philosophical, astronomical, critical, and explanatory, in English ; compiled from the best commentators, with many that are new ; Together with an ordo of the most intricate parts of the text upon the same page with the text.

Virgil wonders why Juno hates Aeneas, who is famous for his piety. He asks the muse, the goddess of the arts, to tell him about the source of her anger. Virgil's beginning echoes the beginnings of the Iliad and the Odyssey, making it clear that Virgil intends to write. John Dryden’s translation of The works of Virgil is a massive folio edition, spanning some pages.

It brings together three of Virgil’s finest works, including the Pastorals, the Georgics and the epic Aeneid. Profusely illustrated by three of the finest engravers, it is considered to be one of the great publishing projects of its time.

The works of Virgil containing his Pastorals, Georgics and Aeneis: adorn'd with a hundred sculptures / translated into English verse by Mr. Dryden. Virgil., Virgil. Bucolica., Virgil. Georgica., Virgil. Aeneis., The Second Book of the Georgics. The Third Book of the Georgics.

Read the full-text online edition of Three Books of Polydore Vergil's English History, Comprising the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III. from an Early Translation, Preserved among the Mss. of the Old Royal Library in the British Museum ().

Rome stands at the center of the poem. The city's founding, and the empire that will grow from it, is the endpoint of Aeneas 's fate. Once Aeneas learns of Rome explicitly in Anchises 's descriptions of it in the Underworld, the city comes to symbolize for him the pinnacle of his eventual achievement, spurring him on through all of his subsequent trials and tribulations.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Thomas Langley books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. "The Aeneid" tells of the adventures of the Trojan hero, Aeneas, the ancestor of the Romans. Classics Illustrated tells this wonderful tale in colourful comic strip form, offering an /5(37).

Paperback. Robert Fitzgerald is widely regarded as the greatest classical translator of our time, and his Aeneid has been called a sustained achievement of beauty and power.

Virgil'.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. pages. Seller Inventory # /5(K). Life. His father George Christian Anthon was a German-American medical doctor who served in the British Army during the American Revolution until the surrender of Detroit in George attained the rank of surgeon general, resigned, married the daughter of a French officer, and settled in New York City.

Charles was born there on Novemgraduated with honors from Columbia College Alma mater: Columbia College of Columbia University. They deal with pastoral life and love.

Before 29 BCE came one of the best of all didactic works, the four hooks of Georgics on tillage, trees, cattle, and bees. Virgil's remaining years were spent in composing his great, not wholly finished, epic the Aeneid, on the traditional theme of /5(29).

A brief section of Virgil's Aeneid expanded upon, in which Venus (Aphrodite) must convince Vulcan (Hephaestus) to do something for her-- namely craft her son, Aeneas, some weapons. Language: English. Start studying Virgil, Aeneid Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Latin text; English introd. and notes [1] Books Pages: LNW (X) VIRGIL'S AENEID. Hans-Friedrich Mueller.

Selections from the Rare Book Collection. Below are listed books containing works by Virgil printed through Editions for Aeneid: Books I-VI: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Nook), (Paperback publis Author: Kenneth F. Rose, Virgil, H. Huxley. This is the first volume of R.

Deryck Williams' classic edition of the Aeneid, covering books I-VI. It includes the Latin text, with English introduction, an extensive commentary and notes by this renowned Virgilian scholar.

Designed for upper school and university students, the commentary discusses the life and works of Virgil, the legend of Aeneas, structure and themes and Virgil's. Aeneas flees the ashes of Troy to found the city of Rome and change forever the course of the Western world--as literature as well.

Virgil's Aeneid is as eternal as Rome itself, a sweeping epic of arms and heroism--the searching portrait of a man caught between love and duty, human feeling and the force of fate--that has influenced writers for over 2, years/5(K).

This is the first book devoted to a study of the works of Polydore Vergil, surely a matter calling for surprise rather than apology. His importance in the development of English historiography has been evident since C.

Kingsford's English Historical Literature in the Fifteenth Century was published in The Aeneid of Virgil: with English notes, critical and explanatory, a metrical clavis, and an historical, geographical, and mythological index Virgil, Charles Anthon Harper, - Epic poetry, Latin.

Eclogues of Virgil. An English Version. by Virgil and Samuel Palmer. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at : Hardcover. If you've wanted since your Latin 4 days to take an unhurried look at the Aeneid, this book is a fine way to do it." —Providence Journal Bulletin "Virgil's 2,year-old epic of love, warfare and the birth of a nation remains as fresh as ever in this new free-verse translation by poet and professor Edward McCrorie.

Virgil, Polydore. An historical writer and ecclesiastic; born in Urbino, Italy, about ; died about He was sent about to England by Pope Alexander VI. to collect the tax called “Peter’s Pence,” and continued to reside there for the greater part of his life. The Argument. This Book begins with an Invocation of some Rural Deities, and a Compliment to Augustus: After which Virgil directs himself to Mecaenas, and enters on his Subject.

He lays down Rules for the Breeding and Management of Horses, Oxen, Sheep, Goats, and Dogs: And interweaves several pleasant Descriptions of a Chariot-Race, of the Battel of the Bulls, of the Force of Love, and of the.

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Virgil in Late Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance: An Online Bibliography By David Scott Wilson-Okamura Introduction This is the eighth edition () of "Virgil in Late Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance: An Online Bibliography.".

The book was composed in the 8th century B.C. Virgil took the disconnected tales of Aeneas' wanderings, his vague association with the foundation of Rome of being a personage of no fixed characteristics other than a scrupulous piety, and fashioned this into a compelling founding myth or national epic that at once tied Rome to the legends of.

Certain Books Of Virgil's Aeneis: Book Ii poem by Henry Howard. They whisted all with fixed face attent When Prince AEneas from the royal seat Thus gan to speak O Queen it is thy will. Page/5. Vast in scope, crowded with exciting adventure and heroic deeds, the Aeneid was Vergil's imagined account of Roman beginnings and a tribute to the history, character and achievements of the Roman people.

On the other hand, its depth, vision and empathy with human suffering make the poem relevant to the general human condition. The works of Virgil containing his Pastorals, Georgics and Aeneis: adorn'd with a hundred sculptures.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. VERGIL, POLYDORE (?–?), historian, born at Urbino in Italy aboutwas son of George Vergil.

His great-grandfather, Antony Vergil, had been doctor of physic and philosophy and reader in the university of Paris; one of his brothers, John Matthew Vergil, professor of philosophy at Pavia, died young; another, Jerome Vergil, was a merchant who lived for some time in London.

1] First published, along with Book IV, by Richard Tottel in The translation is in unrhymed iambic pentameter--the first appearance of blank verse in English literature.

Surrey may have been influenced by an unrhymed Italian translation of Book II of the Æneidpublished at Venice in. Vergil's Aeneid by Virgil,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Vergil's Aeneid: Virgil: We use cookies to /5(8).Vergil, Polydore. Full Text of “Three Books of Polydore Vergil’s English History, Comprising the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III. from an Early Translation, Preserved among the Mss. of the Old Royal Library in the British Museum” Internet Archive, n.d.

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