The strange, vvonderfull, and bloudy battell betweene frogs and mise the occasion of their falling out: their preparation, munition, and resolution for the warres: the seuerall combats of euery person of worth; with many other memorable accidents. Interlaced with diuers pithy and morall sentences, no lesse pleasant to be read, then profitable to be obserued. Couertly decyphering the estate of these times. Paraphrastically done into English heroycall verse by W.F. C.C.C. Battle of the frogs and mice. English.

Title

The strange, vvonderfull, and bloudy battell betweene frogs and mise the occasion of their falling out: their preparation, munition, and resolution for the warres: the seuerall combats of euery person of worth; with many other memorable accidents. Interlaced with diuers pithy and morall sentences, no lesse pleasant to be read, then profitable to be obserued. Couertly decyphering the estate of these times. Paraphrastically done into English heroycall verse by W.F. C.C.C. Battle of the frogs and mice. English.

Author

Fowldes, William.

Homer, attributed name.

Date

1603

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

Attributed in antiquity to Homer, but probably of a much later date. Translator's dedication signed: William Fowldes. In verse. Printer's name from STC. Signatures: [A]² B-H⁴ I² . The first leaf is blank. Running title reads: The battell betweene frogs and mise. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A03504
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A03504
  • DLPS: A03504
  • STC: STC 13626
  • STC: ESTC S104175
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99839914
  • PROQUEST: 99839914
  • VID: 4375