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Commendatory verses

Brown, Thomas

Commendatory verses

or, a step towards a poetical war, betwixt Covent-Garden and Cheap-side. By several hands. Together with an epitome of that immortal poem, truly call"d, a satyr against wit. The second edition. To which is added, a Lent-entertainment: ... Humbly dedicated to all the honourable citizens ... by Mr. O.

by Brown, Thomas

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Published by printed in the year in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1001, no. 9.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],30p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16868843M

Dedications and Commendatory Verses in English Books Before (London: The Bibliographical Society, ). The collation of the book shows how signatures bearing the commendatory verse (†4, *4, **2) were inserted late, for sg. A4v originally bore the first page of the Latin text of the poem. This edition includes the letter to Raleigh, in which Spenser declares his intentions for his poem, the commendatory verses by Spenser’s contemporaries and his dedicatory sonnets to the Elizabethan court, and is supplemented by a table of dates and a glossary.

Book Condition: Very good. Type: Book. Seller ID: Keywords: Johnson, Dr. Shakespeare William The complete works of William Shakespeare consisting of his plays and poems with a critical preface by Dr Johnson; life of the auhtor; commendatory verses . commendatory definition: 1. serving to commend; expressing praise or approval 2. recommendingOrigin of commendatoryLate Latin commendatorius from Classical Latin commendator, one who commends.

Certificate of issue. Author's dedications. Editor's preface, including, inter alia, (i) The author's seventeen complimentary sonnets. (ii) The five cancelled stanzas from Book III., canto XII. (iii) The seven sets of commendatory verses addressed to the author. (iv) Spenser's letter to Sir Walter Raleigh, "expounding the intention of the work". Translator's Preface, Some Commendatory Verses. , O Book! thou make thy steady aim, No empty chatterer will dare To question or dispute thy claim. But if perchance thou hast a mind To win of idiots approbation, Lost labour will be thy reward, Though they'll pretend appreciation.


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Commendatory poems are a type of praise-poetry, written by one author to accompany the work of another. The poems were printed in the same volume as the work they commend, to which the author refers to as the subject : Chandler.

SOME COMMENDATORY VERSES. URGANDA THE UNKNOWN To the book of Don Quixote of la Mancha If to be welcomed by the good, O Book. thou make thy steady aim, No empty chatterer will dare To question or dispute thy claim. But if perchance thou hast a mind To win of idiots approbation, Lost labour will be thy reward, Though they'll pretend appreciation.

Commendatory Verses. the Lover's Melancholy. 'tis Pity She's a Whore. the Broken Heart [Ford, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Works of John Ford: Introduction by Gifford. Read this book on Questia. Conceived as an aid to biographical research in the form of a key to the contributors of commendatory verses and the recipients of dedications in British books beforethis index has been expanded to cover the other material found in preliminary leaves, such as epistles by editor, printer, or bookseller.

Commendatory verse – poetry written by one author specifically to commend the work of another – presents a window on English Renaissance literary culture as wide and clear as any yet found, a window through which very few scholars have : !> the books with commendatory verses are about evenly divided into three groups: literature (including serious prose treatises), reli-gious works, and school textbooks.

Thus the lasting association of the universities and schools with commendatory verses appears from the very outset. During this earlier period verses, Commendatory verses book dedications, are in.

Some Commendatory Verses Miguel de Cervantes. Urganda the Unknown. To the book of Don Quixote of la Mancha. IF to be welcomed by the good, O Book. thou make thy steady aim, No empty chatterer will dare To question or dispute thy claim.

But if perchance thou hast a mind. Steele's commendatory verses are high praise for Congreve, and indeed praise for his accessible characters and plots undoubtedly carries over to its success today. However, like the dedication, this should be taken with a grain of salt as the formal etiquette of the time to some extent required them to be obsequiously positive.

Discommendatory verses, on those which are truly commendatory, on the author of the two Arthurs, and the Satyr against wit. : Blackmore, Richard: Libros en idiomas extranjerosFormat: Tapa blanda. The Book of Revelation in the Bible is one of the more difficult books of the Bible to understand.

A Testimony of Jesus Christ is a commentary that explains some of the mysteries of Revelation. Scope/Content: Manuscript annotations in printed : Manuscript annotations by Narcissus Luttrell in his copy of Commendatory verses, on the author of the two Arthurs, and the Satyr against wit.

Annotations consist of filled in blanks throughout text, as well as a note reading "Most scandalously abusive on Sr. Richard Blackmore, a Physitian.".

This book is a collection of commendatory verse found in English Renaissance dramatic and poetic texts. Get this from a library. Discommendatory verses, on those which are truly commendatory on the author of the two Arthurs, and the Satyr against wit.

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⁠ O Book. thou make thy steady aim, No empty chatterer will dare ⁠ To question or dispute thy claim. But if perchance thou hast a mind ⁠ To win of idiots approbation.

Lost labor will be thy reward, ⁠ Though they'll pretend appreciation. They say a goodly shade he finds ⁠ Who shelters 'neath a goodly tree; And such a one thy kindly star.

_To the Author upon the sight of the first sheet of his Book._ My worthy friend, I am much pleas'd to know, You have begun to pay the debt you owe By promise, to so many pious friends, Comments about Commendatory Verse To The Author Of Scintillula Altaris by Izaak Walton.

Search this site: Humanities. Architecture and Environmental Design; Art History. The Poetical Works of George Sandys: Introduction. Commendatory verses. A paraphrase upon Job. A paraphrase upon the Psalms of David Half-title: Library of old authors Library of old authors Volume 1 of The Poetical Works of George Sandys, Richard Hooper Volume 1 of The Poetical Works of George Sandys: Now First Collected, Richard Hooper: Author.

Commendatory definition, serving to commend; approving; praising. See more. Commendatory verses, on the author of the two Arthurs and the satyr against wit (London: Printed in the year MDCC)1was found to include manuscript attributions for the forty anonymous poems which make up the text.

The Teddy Hall copy was presented to the library by Alfred Brotherston Emden (–), Principal of the college from to. Home > English > Literature Classic Books > Don Quixote > SOME COMMENDATORY VERSES SOME COMMENDATORY VERSES.

URGANDA THE UNKNOWN: To the book of Don Quixote of la Mancha: If to be welcomed by the good, O Book! thou make thy steady aim, A book divine, except for sin-By speech too plain, in my opin-ON ROCINANTE: I am that Rocinante fa- Great.Commendatory verse is a genre of epideictic writing.

In the Renaissance and Early Modern European tradition, it was taken to glorify both its author and the person to whom it was addressed. Prefatory verses of this kind—i.e. those printed as preface to a book—became a recognised type of advertising in the book .John Donne (–).The Poems of John Donne.

Commendatory Verses: Upon Mr. Thomas Coryat’s Crudities.