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A treatise on the sublime / by Dionysius Longinus ; translated from the Greek by Mr. Welsted.

Author/Creator:
Longinus, active 1st century.
Standardized Title:
On the sublime. English. Welsted
Edition:
The third edition, corrected.
Publication:
Dublin : Printed for Sam. Fuller, at the Globe in Meath-Street by Eliz. Sadleir, and sold by the booksellers, 1727.
Format/Description:
Book
100 pages ; 16 cm (8vo)
Fingerprint:
hehe etto heat Anne (3) 1727 (A)
Subjects:
Sublime, The -- Early works to 1800.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
Place of Publication:
Ireland Dublin.
Notes:
First edition of Welsted's translation issued in 1712.
Work ttributed to Longinus, the name assigned to the 1st cent. author of the treatise; formerly incorrectly attributed to rhetorician and philosopher Dionysius Cassius Longinus, ca. 213-273.
ESTC N14079 has section "The fragments of Dionysius" on pages 101-135 but this work is a different edition as congugate leaves following page 100 are blank.
Local notes:
RBC copy has bookplate of Archibald Elias on back pastedown.
RBC copy with signature "Tho. Wright" on title page.
Penn Provenance:
Elias, Archibald C. (bookplate) (donor) (RBC copy)
Wright, Thomas (autograph) (RBC copy)
Penn Chronology:
1727
Contributor:
Fuller, Samuel, -1736, bookseller.
Sadleir, Elizabeth, active 1715-1722, printer.
Welsted, Leonard, 1688-1747.
Longinus, Cassius, approximately 213-273.
OCLC:
79155189
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