Metamorphoses (tr. Garth, Dryden, et al.)
In Fifteen Books.
|Mr. Dryden.||Mr. Rowe|
|Mr. Addison.||Mr. Pope.|
|Dr. Garth.||Mr. Gay.|
|Mr. Mainwaring.||Mr. Eusden.|
|Mr. Congreve.||Mr. Croxall.|
And other Eminent Hands.
Publish'd by Sir Samuel Garth, M.D.
Adorn’d with Sculptures.
Volume the First.
Printed by S. Powell, for G. Risk,
G. Ewing and W. Smith, Booksellers,
in Dame's-street, M DCC XXVII.
Translated by the most Eminent Hands.
Adorn’d with Sculptures.
VOLUME the SECOND.
The Third Edition.
Printed by S. Powell, for G. Risk,
G. Ewing, and W. Smith,
in Dame's-street, Mdccxxvii.
BOOK the FIRST.
|By Mr. Dryden.|
|The Silver Age.||6|
|The Brazen Age.||ibid.|
|The Iron Age.||ibid.|
|The Giants War.||7|
|The Transformation of Daphne into a Lawrel.||19|
|The Transformation of Io into a Heyfar.||24|
|The Eyes of Argus transform'd into a Peacock's Train.||28|
|The Transformation of Syrinx into Reeds.||29|
BOOK the SECOND.
|By Mr. Addison.|
|The Story of Phæton.||35|
|Phæton's Sisters transform'd into Trees.||46|
|The Transformation of Cycnus into a Swan.||48|
|The Story of Calisto.||49|
|The Story of Coronis, and Birth of Æsculapius.||54|
|Ocyrrhoe transform'd to a Mare.||58|
|The Transformation of Battus to a Touchstone.||60|
|The Story of Aglauros, transform'd into a Statue.||61|
BOOK the THIRD.
|By Mr. Addison.|
|The Story of Cadmus.||69|
|The Transformation of Actæon into a Stag.||75|
|The Birth of Bacchus.||78|
|The Transformation of Tiresias.||81 |
|The Transformation of Echo.||82|
|The Story of Narcissus.||84|
|The Story of Pentheus.||87|
|The Mariners transform'd to Dolphins.||89|
|The Death of Pentheus.||94|
BOOK the FOURTH.
|The Story of Alcithöe and her sisters, by Mr. Eusden.||97|
|The Story of Pyramus and Thisbe, by the same Hand.||100|
|The Story of Leucothöe and the Sun, by the same Hand.||105|
|The Transformation of Clytie, by the same Hand.||109|
|The Story of Salmacis and Hermaphroditus, by Mr. Addison.||110|
|Alcithöe and her Sisters transform'd to Bats, by Mr. Eusden.||114|
|The Transformation of Ino and Melicerta to Sea Gods, by the same Hand.||115|
|The Transformation of the Theban Matrons by the same Hand.||121|
|Cadmus and his Queen transform'd to Serpents, by the same Hand.||ibid.|
|The Story of Perseus, by the same Hand.||123|
|Atlas transform'd to a Mountain, by the same Hand.||124|
|Andromeda, rescu'd from the Sea Monster, by the same Hand.||126|
|The Story of Medusa's Head, by the same Hand.||130|
BOOK the FIFTH.
|By Arthur Mainwaring.|
|The Story of Perseus continu'd.||133|
|Minerva's Interview with the Muses.||144|
|The Fate of Pireneus.||145|
|The Story of the Pierides.||147|
|The Song of the Pierides.||148|
|The Song of the Muses.||149|
|The Rape of Proserpine.||151|
|Cyane dissolves to a Fountain.||152 |
|A Boy transform'd to an Eft.||153|
|The Transformation of Ascalaphus into an owl.||157|
|The Daughters of Achelous transform'd to Syrens.||158|
|The Story of Arethusa.||159|
|The Transformation of Lyncus.||162|
|The Pierides transform'd to Magpies.||163|
BOOK the SIXTH.
|By Mr. Croxall|
|The Transformation of Arachne into a Spider.||165|
|The Story of Niobe.||171|
|The Transformation of Niobe.||178|
|The Peasants of Lycia transform'd to Frogs.||ibid.|
|The Fate of Marcyas.||181|
|The Story of Pelops.||182|
|The Story of Tereus, Procne, and Philomela.||ibid.|
|Boreas in Love.||196|
BOOK the SEVENTH.
|The Story of Medea and Jason, by Mr. Tate.||199|
|The Dragons Teeth, transform'd to Men, by the same Hand.||203|
|Old Æson restor'd to Youth, by the same Hand.||206|
|The Death of Pelias, by the same Hand.||212|
|The Story of Ægeus, by the same Hand.||217|
|The Story of Ants chang'd to Men, by Mr. Stonestreet.||222|
|The Story of Cephalus and Procris, by Mr. Tate.||228 |
BOOK the EIGHTH.
|The Story of Dædalus and Icarus, by the same Hand.||9|
|The Story of Meleager and Atalanta, by Mr. Dryden.||13|
|The Transformation of the Naiads, by Mr. Vernon.||24|
|Perimele turn'd into an Island, by the same Hand.||27|
|The Story of Baucis and Philemon, by Mr. Dryden.||28|
|The Changes of Proteus, by Mr. Vernon.||33|
|The Story of Erisichthon, by the same Hand.||34|
|The Description of Famine, by the same Hand.||36|
|The Transformation of Erisichthon's Daughter, by the same Hand.||39|
BOOK the NINTH.
|The Story of Achelous and Hercules, by Mr. Gay.||43|
|The Death of Nessus the Centaur, by the same Hand.||47|
|The Death of Hercules, by the same Hand.||48|
|The Transformation of Lichas into a Rock, by the same Hand.||51|
|The Apotheosis of Hercules, by the same Hand.||52|
|The Transformation of Galanthis, by the same Hand.||53|
|The Fable of Dryope, by Mr. Pope.||55 |
|Iolaus restor'd to Youth, by Mr. Gay.||58|
|The Prophecy of Themis, by the same Hand.||59|
|The Debate of the Gods, by the same Hand.||ibid.|
|The Passion of Biblis, by Stephen Harvey, Esq;||61|
|The Fable of Iphis and Ianthe, by Mr. Dryden.||67|
BOOK the TENTH.
|The Story of Orpheus and Eurydice, by Mr. Congreve.||75|
|The Fable of Cyparissus, by the same Hand.||80|
|———Continu'd by Mr. Croxall.||82|
|Hyacinthus transform'd into a Flower, by Mr. Ozel.||83|
|The Transformations of the Cerastæ and Propœtides, by the same Hand||85|
|The Story of Pygmalion and the Statue, by Mr. Dryden.||86|
|The Story of Cinyras and Myrrha, by the same Hand.||89|
|The Story of Venus and Adonis, by Mr. Eusden.||100|
BOOK the ELEVENTH.
|The Death of Orpheus, by Mr. Croxall.||111|
|The Thracian Women transform'd to Trees, by the same Hand.||114|
|The Fable of Midas, by the same Hand.||115|
|The Building of Troy, by the same Hand.||120|
|The Story of Thetis and Peleus, &c, by the same Hand.||121|
|The Transformation of Dædalion, by the same Hand.||123|
|A Wolf turn'd into Marble, by the same Hand.||126|
|The Story of Ceyx and Alcyone, by Mr. Dryden.||128|
|The House of Sleep, by the same Hand.||136|
|Æsacus transform'd into a Cormorant, by the same Hand.||142 |
BOOK the TWELFTH.
By Mr. Dryden.
|The Trojan War.||145|
|The House of Fame.||147|
|The Story of Cygnus.||148|
|The Story of Cæneus.||152|
|The Skirmish between the Centaurs and Lapithites.||154|
|The Story of Cyllarus and Hilonome.||160|
|Cæneus transform'd to an Eagle.||163|
|The Fate of Periclymenos.||166|
|The Death of Achilles.||168|
BOOK the THIRTEENTH.
|The Speeches of Ajax and Ulysses, by Mr. Dryden.||171|
|The Death of Ajax by the same Hand.||188|
|The Story of Polyxena and Hecuba, by Mr. Temple Stanyan.||189|
|The Funeral of Memnon, by Mr. Croxall.||195|
|The Voyage of Æneas, by Mr. Catcot.||198|
|The Story of Acis, Polyphemus and Galatea, by Mr. Dryden.||203|
|The Story of Glaucus and Scylla, by Mr. Rowe.||210|
BOOK the FOURTEENTH.
By Sir Samuel Garth, M. D.
|The Transformation of Scylla.||215|
|The Voyage of Æneas continu'd.||217|
|The Transformation of the Cercopians into Apes.||218|
|Æneas descends to Hell.||ibid.|
|The Story of the Sibyll.||219|
|The Adventures of Achæmenides.||220|
|The Adventures of Macareus.||221|
|The Enchantments of Circe.||222|
|The Story of Picus and Canens.||223 |
|Æneas arrives in Italy.||226|
|The Adventures of Diomedes.||227|
|The Transformation of Appulus.||228|
|The Trojan Ships transform'd to Sea-Nymphs.||229|
|The Deification of Æneas.||231|
|The Line of the Latian Kings.||232|
|The Story of Vertumnus and Pomona.||ibid.|
|The Story of Iphis and Anaxarete.||235|
|The Latian Line continu'd.||236|
|The Assumption of Romulus.||238|
|The Assumption of Hersillia.||ibid.|
|BOOK the FIFTEENTH.|
|The Pythagorean Philosophy, by Mr. Dryden.||242|
|The Story of Hippolytus, by Mr. Catcott.||262|
|Egeria transform'd to a Fountain, by the same Hand.||264|
|The Story of Cippus, by Sir Samuel Garth.||265|
|The Occasion of Esculapius being brought to Rome, by Mr. Welsted.||267|
|The Deification of Julius Cæsar, by the same Hand.||272|
|The Reign of Augustus, in which Ovid flourish'd, by the same Hand.||276|
|The Poet concludes, by the same Hand.||277|