The crowne of all Homers workes Batrachomyomachia or the battaile of frogs and mise. His hymn's - and - epigrams translated according to ye. originall by George Chapman Battle of the frogs and mice. English.

Title

The crowne of all Homers workes Batrachomyomachia or the battaile of frogs and mise. His hymn's - and - epigrams translated according to ye. originall by George Chapman Battle of the frogs and mice. English.

Author

Passe, Willem van de, 1598-ca. 1637, engraver.

Chapman, George, 1559?-1634.

Homer, attributed name.

Date

1624

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

"Batrachomyomachia" was attributed in antiquity to Homer, but is probably of a much later date. The hymns and epigrams are not by Homer. In verse. The title page is engraved and signed "Will: Pass: fecit". Variant: title page in an earlier state, with "worckes". Publication date conjectured by STC. The first leaf is blank. With a two-leaf epilogue. Identified as STC 13628a on UMI microfilm. Reproduction of the original in the Folger Shakespeare Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A03505
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A03505
  • DLPS: A03505
  • STC: STC 13628
  • STC: ESTC S119240
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99854447
  • PROQUEST: 99854447
  • VID: 19869