Ben Jonson's Explanatory Poem from Walter Ralegh's History of the World, 1614

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Title

Ben Jonson's Explanatory Poem from Walter Ralegh's History of the World, 1614

Creator

Ben Jonson, Walter Ralegh, William Stansby (printer)

Date

1614

Rights Holder

University of Victoria, Special Collections

Rights

University of Victoria, Special Collections

Subject

Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637
History, Ancient--Historiography
Early modern, 1500-1700
Renaissance history, art and culture
Renaissance--England
Poetry
Drama

Description

Ben Jonson's explanatory poem to Renold Elstracke's frontispiece in Sir Walter Ralegh's History of the World. Poem concerns Ciceronian teachings and iconography.

Source

Special collections, University of Victoria, D57 R16 1614.

Publisher

William Stansby

Contributor

CT

Language

English

Type

Text

Date Created

6 December 2017

Bibliographic Citation

Sir Walter Raleigh. The History of the World. William Stansby, 1614, London.

Files

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Citation

Ben Jonson, Walter Ralegh, William Stansby (printer), “Ben Jonson's Explanatory Poem from Walter Ralegh's History of the World, 1614,” UVic Libraries Omeka Classic, accessed April 21, 2019, http://omeka.library.uvic.ca/items/show/1506.

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