The Resource Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations

Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations

Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Title
Prefaces and prologues to famous books,
Title remainder
with introductions, notes and illustrations
Title variation
Famous prefaces
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1828-1893
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taine, Hippolyte
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Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • AC1
  • PN171.P7P7 1910
LC item number
.A4 v. 39
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1771-1843
  • 1561-1626
  • 1509-1564
  • ca. 1422-1491 or 2
  • d. 1627
  • 1473-1543
  • 1631-1700
  • 1707-1754
  • 1749-1832
  • ca. 1556-1630
  • 1802-1885
  • 1709-1784
  • approximately 1514-1572
  • d. 1734
  • 1642-1727
  • approximately 1552-1618
  • 1808-1881.
  • 1552?-1599
  • 1819-1892
  • 1770-1850
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, John
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Calvin, Jean
  • Caxton, William
  • Condell, Henry
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Dryden, John
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Heminge, John
  • Hugo, Victor
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Knox, John
  • Motte, Andrew
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Raleigh, Walter
  • Spedding, James
  • Spenser, Edmund
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Wordsworth, William
Series statement
Harvard classics.
Series volume
v. 39
Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On spine: "The five foot shelf of books"
Contents
  • by William Caxton
  • Dedication of the Institutes of the Christian religion
  • John Calvin ; translated by John Allen
  • Dedication of the Revolutions of the heavenly bodies
  • Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Preface to the History of the reformation in Scotland
  • John Knox
  • Prefatory letter to Sir Walter Raleigh on the Faerie queene
  • Edmund Spenser
  • Title, prologue and epilogues to the Recuyell of the histories of Troy.
  • Epilogue to Dictes and sayings of the philosophers.
  • Prologue to Golden legend.
  • Prologue to Caton.
  • Epilogue to Aesop.
  • Proem to Chaucer's Canterbury tales.
  • Prologue to Malory's King Arthur.
  • Prologue to Virgil's Eneydos
  • Preface to the Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica
  • Sir Isaac Newton ; translated by Andrew Motte
  • Preface to the History of the world
  • Sir Walter Raleigh
  • Prooemium, epistle dedicatory, preface, and plan of the Instaturatio magna, etc.
  • Francis Bacon ; translation edited by J. Spedding
  • Preface to the Novum organum
  • Francis Bacon
  • Preface to the first folio edition of Shakespeare's plays
  • Heminge and Condell
  • Introduction to the Propylaen
  • J.W. von Goethe
  • Prefaces to various volumes of poems.
  • Appendix to Lyrical ballads.
  • Essays supplementary to preface
  • William Wordsworth
  • Preface to Cromwell
  • Victor Hugo
  • Preface to Leaves of grass
  • Walt Whitman
  • Preface of Fables, ancient and modern
  • Introduction to the History of English literature
  • H.A. Taine
  • John Dryden
  • Preface to Joseph Andrews
  • Henry Fielding
  • Preface to the English dictionary
  • Samuel Johnson --
  • Preface to Shakespeare
  • Ssmuel Johnson
Dimensions
20 cm. --
Extent
462 p., [1] leaf front.
Lccn
  • 10015218
  • 85670891
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1358789-01umb_inst
  • (Sirsi) ADK-1262
  • (OCoLC)1516724
Label
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, : with introductions, notes and illustrations
Publication
Note
On spine: "The five foot shelf of books"
Contents
  • by William Caxton
  • Dedication of the Institutes of the Christian religion
  • John Calvin ; translated by John Allen
  • Dedication of the Revolutions of the heavenly bodies
  • Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Preface to the History of the reformation in Scotland
  • John Knox
  • Prefatory letter to Sir Walter Raleigh on the Faerie queene
  • Edmund Spenser
  • Title, prologue and epilogues to the Recuyell of the histories of Troy.
  • Epilogue to Dictes and sayings of the philosophers.
  • Prologue to Golden legend.
  • Prologue to Caton.
  • Epilogue to Aesop.
  • Proem to Chaucer's Canterbury tales.
  • Prologue to Malory's King Arthur.
  • Prologue to Virgil's Eneydos
  • Preface to the Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica
  • Sir Isaac Newton ; translated by Andrew Motte
  • Preface to the History of the world
  • Sir Walter Raleigh
  • Prooemium, epistle dedicatory, preface, and plan of the Instaturatio magna, etc.
  • Francis Bacon ; translation edited by J. Spedding
  • Preface to the Novum organum
  • Francis Bacon
  • Preface to the first folio edition of Shakespeare's plays
  • Heminge and Condell
  • Introduction to the Propylaen
  • J.W. von Goethe
  • Prefaces to various volumes of poems.
  • Appendix to Lyrical ballads.
  • Essays supplementary to preface
  • William Wordsworth
  • Preface to Cromwell
  • Victor Hugo
  • Preface to Leaves of grass
  • Walt Whitman
  • Preface of Fables, ancient and modern
  • Introduction to the History of English literature
  • H.A. Taine
  • John Dryden
  • Preface to Joseph Andrews
  • Henry Fielding
  • Preface to the English dictionary
  • Samuel Johnson --
  • Preface to Shakespeare
  • Ssmuel Johnson
Dimensions
20 cm. --
Extent
462 p., [1] leaf front.
Lccn
  • 10015218
  • 85670891
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1358789-01umb_inst
  • (Sirsi) ADK-1262
  • (OCoLC)1516724

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