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Harington & Ariosto

Rich, Townsend

Harington & Ariosto

a study in Elizabethan verse translation

by Rich, Townsend

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Published by Yale university press, H. Milford, Oxford university press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harington, John, -- Sir, -- 1560-1612,
  • Ariosto, Lodovico, -- 1474-1533.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesYale studies in English -- v. 92, Yale studies in English -- 92
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 1 l. 231 p.
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16643353M
    LC Control Number40030261

      Sir John Harington () has long been recognized as one of the most colourful and engaging figures at the English Renaissance court. Godson of Queen Elizabeth, translator of Ariosto, and inventor of the water-closet, he was also a lively writer in a wide variety of modes, and an acute commentator on his : Jason Scott-Warren.   Orlando Furioso ("The Frenzy of Orlando", more literally "Mad Orlando") is an Italian romantic epic by Ludovico Ariosto, published in its complete form in and exerting a wide influence on later culture. It is a continuation of Matteo Maria Boiardo's unfinished romance Orlando Innamorato ("Orlando in Love"). From the backdrop of war between Charlemagne and .

    Ariosto, Lodovico () - Italian poet whose spent most of his life in service to the House of Este. His poetry was popular in his day, but he is best-known for his enduring masterpiece, Orlando Furioso,(Roland Mad). Orlando Fu-rioso () - One of the most important works of early Italian literature, this epicFile Size: 3MB.   Jason Scott-Warren, Sir John Harington and the Book as Gift Oxford: Oxford University Press, x + pp. $ ISBN: Sir John Harington was a prolific author in verse and prose who distributed copies of his works to a wide range of readers.

    Moulton, IF , Arms and the Women: The Ovidian Eroticism of Harington's Ariosto. in G Stanivukovic (ed.), Ovid and the Renaissance Body. University of Toronto Press, pp. Author: I. F. Moulton. Harrington's first escapade was concerned with a translation which he made of the improper story of Giacomo in the 28th book of Ariosto's 'Orlando Furioso'. The manuscript was circulated among the maids of honour at the Court.


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This is an old and now out of print edition of John Harington's translation of "Orlando Furioso" the bizarre and wonderful epic-romance written earlier in the 16th century by Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto.

Harington's translation captures the wit and fantasy of Ariosto's strange poem in an easy to read and engaging verse format.5/5(1). Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Books › Literature & Fiction › Poetry Share.

Currently unavailable. We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock. Manufacturer: Indiana University Press. Rare first edition of Orlando Furioso translated by the Elizabethan courtier and poet Sir John Harington () – the first English version of Ludovico Ariosto’s () famous epic poem – here with its 47 full-page engravings enriched with exceptionally fine contemporary hand-coloring, complete with extensive silver and gold accents, and giving every appearance.

John Harington pays a compliment to Edmund Spenser in his famous translation of Ariosto. Elizabeth Cooper: "Sir John appears Harington & Ariosto book be a Gentleman of great Pleasantry, and Humour; his Fortune was easy, the Court his Element, and Wit not his Business, but Diversion.— 'Tis not to be doubted, but his Translation of Ariosto, was publish'd after Spencer's Fairy Queen; and yet.

An attractive complete set of this scarce printing of Orlando Furioso, from the Chateau la Brede library, Gironde, France, with the library tickets to the front pastedowns of each volume. Lightning Bug, Some Other Place.

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We also offer a full and expert bookbinding and restoration service. Engraved illustration for Book 34 of John Harington’s translation of Orlando Furioso, 2nd edition, Ariosto’s poem marks one of the first literary appearances of the mythical hippogriff.

Ariosto’s poem marks one of the first literary appearances of the mythical hippogriff. Ariosto, Lodovico, Orlando Furioso in English Historical Verse (London: Printed by R. Field, ), trans. by John Harington (HTML at EEBO TCP) Ariosto, Lodovico,contrib.: Stories From the Italian Poets, With Lives of the Writers (2 volumes; ), by Leigh Hunt, also contrib.

by Dante Alighieri, Luigi Pulci, Matteo Maria. Harington’s Orlando Furioso The text and its readership. 2 The Italian text of the Furioso was originally published inwhile the definitive edition in 46 cantos appeared in It was then followed by a highly successful run on the whole continent throughout the sixteenth century—by it had gone through over : Chantal Schütz.

"Ludovico Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso: Translated into English Heroical Verse by Sir John Harington" published on by Oxford University Press. About this Book Catalog Record Details. Orlando furioso in English heroical verse, by Sr.

Iohn Harington Ariosto, Lodovico, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. This is the first novel that David Weber brought out in the ‘Safehold’ line of books, an open-ended series of novels he first introduced in Concerning itself with the exploits with the war between humanity and the Gbaba, a genocidal race of aliens hellbent on destruction, it charts this conflict over the course of the books.

Sir John Harington's translation of Orlando Furioso by Ariosto, Lodovico; Harington, Sir John (Translator); Hough, Graham (Editor) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Harington, John Sir Harington & Ariosto; a study in Elizabethan verse translation by Townsend Rich [Table of contents of Additional MSSthe commonplace book and papers of Sir John Harington] () [Miscellaneous manuscript accounts of Harington family] by.

Following a method derived from Clark Hulse in his recent book (), I would like to carry a tradition of illustration from Ariosto to Harington to Milton, in the posthumous folio edition of Paradise Lost, in order to indicate what Milton would have kept and what he would have rejected of Ariosto's method of constructing an epic.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Orlando furioso (Italian pronunciation: [orˈlando fuˈrjoːzo, -so]; The Frenzy of Orlando, more literally Raging Roland) is an Italian epic poem by Ludovico Ariosto which has exerted a wide influence on later culture.

The earliest version appeared inalthough the poem was not published in its complete form until Orlando Furioso is a continuation of Matteo Maria Country: Duchy of Ferrara.

A translation of Orlando Furioso into English heroic verse by Sir John Harrington was published inbut by then Edmund Spenser had already sought to outdo Ariosto's epic in his own Faerie Queene.

Walter Scott read a translation by John .Chapter 3 considers John Harington’s distinctly Protestant translation of Ludovico Ariosto’s epic romance, Orlando Furioso. It suggests that Harington’s translation gained legitimacy by creating a reading experience that was similar to that of reading the Bible.

Like early modern English Bibles, Harington’s translation uses paratextual materials—prefaces, marginal glosses, Author: Dennis Austin Britton.Resources by John Harington (97) A print of Sir John Harington: From the Frontispiece of his translation of Ariosto, Harington, John, Sir,