Author:Edward Burnaby Greene

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Edward Burnaby Greene
(1735–1788)

English landowner, poet, and translator

Works[edit]

  • An Imitation of the Tenth Epistle of the First Book of Horace (1756)
  • Cam. An Elegy (1764)
  • The Laureat, a Poem inscribed to the Memory of Charles Churchill (1765)
  • ‘An Essay on Pastoral Poetry,’ prefixed to ‘The Idylliums of Theocritus, translated from the Greek with notes … by Francis Fawkes,’ 8vo, London, 1767.
  • The Works of Anacreon and Sappho with Pieces from Ancient Authors, etc. (1768)
  • Critical Essays:’ observations on Longinus; the influence of government on the mental faculties; and essays on the fourth, fifth, and sixth book of the ‘Æneid’ (1770)
  • Poetical Essays (1772)
  • Hero and Leander; a Poem from the Greek of Musæus (1773), by Musaeus Grammaticus
  • Ode Pindarica [by Thomas Gray] pro Cambriæ vatibus, Latino carmine reddita (1775)
  • The Latin Odes of Mr. Gray, in English Verse , with an Ode on the death of a favourite Spaniel (1775)
  • The Pythian, Nemean, and Isthmian Odes of Pindar, translated into English Verse, with remarks (1778)
  • Substance of Political Debates on his Majesty's Speech on the Address and Amendment, Nov. 25, 1779 (1779)
  • The Satires of Persius paraphrastically imitated (1779)
  • The Argonautic Expedition,’ translated from the Greek with notes, &c.(1780)], in 2 vols.
  • Ode inscribed to Leonard Smelt, Esq., 1780 (1780)
  • Whispers for the ear of the Author of Thelyphthora (1781)
  • Strictures upon a Pamphlet upon Chatterton's Rowley poems (1782)
  • Ode to the Humane Society (1784)

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Works by this author published before January 1, 1927 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.