Translations

  • Oeuvres de Platon

  • Translation Title: The Works of Plato abridg'd, with an account of his life, philosophy, morals and politicks, together with a translation of his choicest dialogues
  • Original Author: André Dacier
  • Original title: Oeuvres de Platon
  • Publ. Year From: 1698 to:
  • lang: French
  • Translation: The Works of Plato abridg'd, with an account of his life, philosophy, morals and politicks, together with a translation of his choicest dialogues
  • Publisher: A. Bell
  • Pub. Place: London
  • Pub. Date: 1700
  • Lang: English
  • Note:

    With some alterations to the original translation, this edition was reissued in 1719, 1739, 1749 and 1772.

  • Collected works

  • Translation Title: An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies
  • Original Author: Bartolomé de Las Casas
  • Original title: Collected works
  • Publ. Year From: 1517 to: 1553
  • lang: Spanish
  • Title: Relation des voyages et des découvertes que les Espagnols ont fait dans les Indes occidentales, écrite par Dom B. de Las-Casas, évêque de Chiapa. Avec la Relation curieuse des voyages du sieur de Montauban, capitaine des flibustiers, en Guinée, l'an 1695
  • Publisher: André Pralard
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Pub. Year: 1696
  • Lang: French
  • Note:

    Bellegarde translated and resumed many of Las Casas' works, and this volume in French constituted the source for Stennett's work.

    Among the translated volumes in Bellegarde's edition figure Historia de Indias (1517), Memorial de los remedios (1542), Aquí hay una disputa o controversia entre Fray Bartolomé de las Casas [...] y Doctor Ginés de Sepúlveda (1552), Sobre el título del dominio del Rey de España sobre las personas y tierras de los indios (1554) and the very famous Brevíssima relación de la destruición de las Indias (1554).

  • Translation: An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies
  • Publisher: J. Darby
  • N° Editions: 2
  • Pub. Place: London
  • Pub. Date: 1698
  • Lang: English
  • Note:

    This work is listed in an advertisement for ’Books printed by J. Darby’ in Algernon Sidney’s Discourses concerning government, 1704. The translator is named in the advertisement as ’Mr. Sennett’, i.e. Joseph Stennett.
     

    A different edition of the same work was issued on the same year, under the alternative title A relation of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America.

  • Song of Songs

  • Translation Title: A Version of Solomon's Song of Songs
  • Original Author: Solomon
  • Original title: Song of Songs
  • Publ. Year From: -0001 to:
  • lang: Hebrew
  • Note:

    The

    Song of Songs

    constitutes one of the books of the Old Testament.



  • Translation: A Version of Solomon's Song of Songs
  • Publisher: Daniel Brown
  • N° Editions: 2
  • Pub. Place: London
  • Pub. Date: 1699
  • Lang: English
  • Note:

    Stennett's translation was reissued in 1709.