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Wisdoms conquest : or, an explanation and grammaticall translation of the thirteenth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses, containing that curious and rhetoricall contest between Ajax and Vlysses, for Achilles armour; where is set forth to the life the power of valour, and the prevalence of eloquence. In it you shall have sentences both morall and divine, together with grammar, rhetorick, history, etymologies, criticisms, phrases, paraphrase, &c. No knot or difficulty but is untied and cleered, and Homer himself in many places illustrated. Here you have the sum and substance of whatever is of worth (in reference to this story) in the annotations of Bersman, Sabin, Regius, Golding, Michyll, Placitus, Rhodiginus, Egnatius, Glarean, Longolius, Fanensis, Sandys, Farnaby.

Author/Creator:
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D.
Publication:
London : Printed for Philemon Stephens, and are to be sold at the signe of the Gilded Lyon in S. Pauls Church-yard, MDCLI. [1651]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([12], 32, 37-100, [4] pages)
Series:
Early English books online
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Standardized Title:
Metamorphoses. Book 13. English.
Other Title:
Explanation and grammaticall translation of the thirteenth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Subjects:
Latin poetry -- Translations into English -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
Translated by Thomas Hall. "To the candid and courteous reader" signed: Tho. Hall.
Annotation on Thomason copy: "Septemb. 13".
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Text continuous despite pagination.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 179:E1368[4]) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
Wing (2nd edition) O698.
Thomason E.1368[4]
Contributor:
Hall, Thomas, 1610-1665.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.