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The satires of Persius : manuscript, 1830 / translated by John Wylie Faires.

Author/Creator:
Persius.
Publication:
1830 /
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 volume (64 leaves)
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Form/Genre:
Translations.
Satires.
Poems.
Manuscripts, American, -- 19th century.
Summary:
Handwritten English translation of the six satires of Persius by John Wylie Faires, founder of the Classical Institute in Philadelphia and a University of Pennsylvania class of 1831 alumnus. A hand-tinted illustration with a caption in German is attached to the front cover.
Penn Provenance:
Gift of James D. Faires, 1965.
Contributor:
Faires, John Wylie, 1813-1901, translator.
OCLC:
226214031