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FROM CHAUCER TO COWPER;
PREFACES, BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL, ,
BY DR. SAMUEL JOHNSON:
THE MOST APPROVED TRANSLATIONS.
IN TWENTY-ONE VOLUMES.
PRINTED FOR J. JOHNSON; J. NICHOLS AND SON ; R. BALDWIN; F. AND C. RIVINGTON; W. UTRIDGE AND SON:
Habakkuk, Chap. III. Paraphrased. An Ode Paraphrase
To Belinda, on her Sickness and Recovery 14 ern's last Play, called Money the Mistress. 31
Daphnis and Lycidas : a Pastoral
ib. From the eleventh Book of the Iliads of Ho-
A Dialogue between a Lady and her Looking Mariamne
The Rose-bud. To the right honourable the The Coquette
ib. The Widow and Virgin Sisters, being a Letter
The Coy: an Ode.
ib. On the Death of my dear friend, Mr. Elijah
Part of the Tenth Book of the Iliads of Homer. Battle of the Gods and Titans. From the
24 Theogony of Hesiod, with a Description of
and return to, the Country
28 | The Love of Jason and Medea. From the
jb. third Book, verse 743, of Apollonius Rho-
To a Lady of thirty
ib. Epistola ad Amicum Rusticantem. Scripta
three Years old, March 22, 1710-11..... ib. I Sixteen Odes of Anacreon.....
148 | Epilogue to Mr, Rowe's Jane Shore ............ ib,
Spring.-- The First Pastoral
To Sir Thomas Egerton, Knight, Lord Keeper A Description of Beauty. Translated out of
To the Lady Lucy, Countess of Bedford 530 | A Defence of Rhyme .....
To Henry Wriothesley, Earl of Southampton 532 A Letter from Octavia to Marcus Antonius ... 567
533 Dedication of the Tragedy of Cleopatra ib.