THE ODES, EPODES, AND CARMEN SECULARE OF HORACE. Translated into English Prose, as near the Original as the different Idioms of the Latin and English Languages will allow. With the Latin Text and Order of Construction in the opposite Page, and Critical, Historical, Geographical, and Classical Notes, in English; from the best Commentators both Ancient and Modern; etc. . . . For the Use of Schools as well as of Private Gentlemen.
Place Published: London
Publisher: Printed for Joseph Davidson, at the Angel in the Poultry, Cheapside
Date Published: 1746
Edition: Third edition
Condition: Scuffing to covers with some loss at spine head, edges and corners rubbed, a few contemporary notes to blank leaves at front and occasional marks to text. Overall a sturdy and presentable copy
Book Id: 21295
Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, morocco spine label; small octavo, xxxviii, 335, 256-508 pp. (text continuous despite error in pagination); engraved copperplate frontipiece.
Frontispiece is dated 1747 and presents the publisher's advertisement for 4 volumes of Latin translations: Horace, Virgil, Ovid, and Phaedrus.
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- By This Author: Horace.
- By This Publisher: Printed for Joseph Davidson, at the Angel in the Poultry, Cheapside