William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Dryden's Ovid, 12 pages (9  July  1794) Dryden, JohnFables ancient and modern; translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems. 1700

Conjecture based on WG's earlier reading of Fables. Dryden also translated Ovid's Art of Love, Ovid's Epistles, and Miscellany poems. WG's sale catalog lists:
Fables from Homer, Boccace, and Chaucer, by Dryden, 1745.

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