Fables Ancient and Modern

Pygmalion and the statue ... Cinyras and myrrhas, The first book of Homer's Ilias -- The cock and the fox ... from Chaucer -- Theodore and Honoria, from Boccace -- Ceyx and Alcyone -- The flower and the leaf .

Fables Ancient and Modern

Preface -- To Her Grace the Dutchess of Ormonde -- Palamon and Arcite ... from Chaucer -- To my honour'd kinsman John Driden -- Meleager and Atalanta ... Sigismonda and Guiscardo, from Boccace -- Baucis and Philemon ... Pygmalion and the statue ... Cinyras and myrrhas, The first book of Homer's Ilias -- The cock and the fox ... from Chaucer -- Theodore and Honoria, from Boccace -- Ceyx and Alcyone -- The flower and the leaf ... Mr. Dryden's ode in honour of St. Cecilia's Day, 1697 -- The twelfth book of Ovid his Metamorphoses ... The speeches of Ajax and Ulysses, ... The wife of Bath, her tale -- Of the Pythagorean philosophy ... The character of a good parson / imitated from Chaucer and inlarg'd -- The monument of a fair maiden lady ... Cymon and Iphigenia, from Boccace -- The knight's tale / ... written by Geffrey Chaucer -- The tale of the nun's priest / ... written by Geffrey Chaucer -- The floure and the leafe / ... written by Geffrey Chaucer -- The wife of Bathe's tale / ... written by Geffrey Chaucer.

Fables Ancient and Modern

FABLES ANCIENT AND MODERN . FABLE I. THE DOG IN THE MANGER . A
NAUGHTY dog once went into a stable , and having looked about him , jumped
into the manger , thinking that was a nice snug place for him to lie down and
sleep in ...

Fables Ancient and Modern


Fables Ancient and Modern

Would not this Fable , think you , fuit A certain modern Machiavel , Who waking
dreamsAnd seeping schemes Things that it is imposible For such a Mouse to
execuțe ? FABLE F A B L E XVI . HĘ R ME 92 FABLES ; ANCIENT AND
MODERN ...

Fables Ancient and Modern


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