Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books eBook

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PREFACE TO THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD SIR WALTER RALEIGH1
PREFACE TO THE NOVUM ORGANUM FRANCIS BACON1
PREFACES AND EPILOGUES2
THE RECUYELL OF THE HISTORIES OF TROY2
EPILOGUE TO BOOK II4
EPILOGUE TO BOOK III5
DICTES AND SAYINGS OF THE PHILOSOPHERS6
GOLDEN LEGEND.8
CATON (1483)10
PROLOGUE10
AESOP. (1483)11
EPILOGUE11
CHAUCER’S CANTERBURY TALES12
PROEM12
BY WILLIAM CAXTON14
PROLOGUE14
ENEYDOS (1490)17
PROLOGUE17
DEDICATION OF THE INSTITUTES OF THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION19
GENERAL SYLLABUS37
DEDICATION OF THE REVOLUTIONS OF THE HEAVENLY BODIES40
TO POPE PAUL III40
PREFACE TO THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION IN SCOTLAND44
PREFATORY LETTER TO SIR WALTER RALEIGH ON THE FAERIE QUEENE45
PREFACE TO THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD49
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EPISTLE DEDICATORY90
TO OUR MOST GRACIOUS AND MIGHTY PRINCE AND LORD90
PREFACE91
THE PLAN OF THE INSTAURATIO MAGNA99
PREFACE107
PREFACE TO THE FIRST FOLIO EDITION OF SHAKESPEARE’S PLAYS (1623)[A]111
PREFACE TO THE PHILOSOPHIAE NATURALIS PRINCIPIA MATHEMATICA112
PREFACE TO FABLES,114
PREFACE TO JOSEPH ANDREWS133
THE COMIC EPIC IN PROSE133
PREFACE TO THE ENGLISH DICTIONARY138
TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE THE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD156
PREFACE TO SHAKESPEARE157
INTRODUCTION TO THE PROPYLAeEN [A]190
PREFACES TO VARIOUS VOLUMES OF POEMS202
ADVERTISEMENT TO LYRICAL BALLADS202
PREFACE TO LYRICAL BALLADS204
APPENDIX TO LYRICAL BALLADS222
PREFACE TO POEMS225
ESSAY SUPPLEMENTARY TO PREFACE235
PREFACE TO CROMWELL256
PREFACE TO LEAVES OF GRASS296
INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE314
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II317
III319
IV321
V323
VI329
VII331
VIII333
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