Author:Samuel Derrick

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Samuel Derrick
(1724–1769)
Irish author and translator
Samuel Derrick

Works[edit]

  • The dramatic censor; remarks upon the tragedy of Venice preserv'd (1752)
  • A View of the Stage (1759)
  • The miscellaneous works of John Dryden, esq, containing all his original poems, tales, and translations (1760), in 4 vols.
  • A Collection of Voyages (1762), in 2 vols.
  • Letters written from Leverpooke, Chester, Corke, the Lake of Killarney, Dublin, Tunbridge-Wells (1767), in 2 vols.

Translations[edit]

  • Sylla,’ a dramatic entertainment, from the French of the king of Prussia (1753)
  • A Voyage from the Moon,’ from the French of Bergerac (1753)
  • Memoirs of the Count de Beauval,’ from the French of D'Argens, 1754)
  • The Third Satire of Juvenal translated into English verse (1755)
  • The Battle of Lora. A poem, with some fragments written in the Erse, or Irish language, by Ossian, the son of Fingal. Translated into English Verse (1762)

Works about Derrick[edit]

Works by this author published before January 1, 1925 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.