Cataplus: or, Æneas his descent to hell. A mock poem, in imitation of the sixth book of Virgil's Æneis, in English burlesque ...

Author
Atkins, Maurice [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London, Printed for Maurice Atkins. 1672.
Description
88 p. 17 cm.

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Notes
  • First edition.
  • Signatures: A-E⁸, F⁴.
  • A parody on John Boys' translation of the sixth book of Virgil's Æneis.
  • Has also been attributed to Charles Cotton, Andrew Marvell and Sir Edward Sherburne.
  • Cf. A catalogue of the library of ... John Henry Wrenn. Austin, Tex., 1920. v. 1, p. 287-288.
  • Bound by Stikeman and Co. in green morocco with gold-tooling.
  • Quotations from the Latin text in italics at foot of page.
  • By M.A. (See B.M. catalogue)
Other title(s)
Æneas his descent to hell.
OCLC
15640023
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