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The new Oxford book of eighteenth century verse

Author: Roger Lonsdale
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
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"This anthology illustrates the kinds of verse actually written in the 18th century. The familiar tradition is fully represented by selections from such poets as Pope, Swift, Tomson, Gray, Smart, Goldsmith, Cowper, Burns, Blake and many forgotten writers." -- WorldCat.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Lonsdale
ISBN: 019280491X 9780192804914 9780199560721 0199560722
OCLC Number: 53287898
Notes: "First issued (with corrections) as an Oxford University Press paperback 1987"--Title page verso.
Description: xlii, 870 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: John Pomfret (1667-1702) --
Thomas D'Urfey (1653-1723) --
John Philips (1676-1709) --
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) --
Daniel Defoe (1660-1731) --
Lawrence Spooner (fl. 1703) --
Lady Mary Chudleigh (1656-1710) --
Sarah Fyge Egerton (1670-1723) --
William Congreve (1670-1723) --
Joseph Addison (1672-1719) --
Matthew Prior (1664-1721) --
Edward Ward (1667-1731) --
Isaac Watts (1674-1748) --
Andrew Michael Ramsay (1686-1743) --
William King (1662-1712) --
John Reynolds (1667-1727) --
William Diaper (1685-1717) --
Ambrose Philips (1674-1749) --
Alexander Pope (1688-1744) --
Bernard Mandeville (1670-1733) --
John Smith (1662-1717) --
Anne Finch, Countess of Winchilsea (1661-1720) --
Samuel Jones (d. 1732) --
Richardson Pack (1682-1728) --
William Harrison (1685-1713) --
Thomas Parnell (1679-1718) --
John Gay (1685-1732) --
John Winstanley (1678?-1750) --
Mary Monck (1690?-1743) --
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) --
Leonard Welsted (1688-1747) --
Alexander Pennecuik (d. 1730) --
Edward Littleton (1698?-1758) --
Allan Ramsay (1686-1758) --
Thomas Tickell (1685-1740) --
Samuel Croxall (1690?-1752) --
Charles Mordaunt, Earl of Peterborough (1658-1735) --
David Mallet (1705?-1765) --
Elizabeth Tollet (1694-1754) --
Henry Baker (1698-1774) --
Hetty Wright (1697-1750) --
John Dyer (1700-1758) --
George Berkeley (1685-1753). Jonathan Richardson (1667?-1745) --
Samuel Wesley (1691-1739) --
James Thomson (1700-1748) --
John Wright (fl. 1708-1727) --
Christopher Pitt (1699-1748) --
Francis Hawling (fl. 1727) --
William Somervile (1675-1742) --
John Byrom (1692-1763) --
Richard Savage (1697?-1743) --
Edward Chicken (1698-1746) --
James Bramston (1694?-1743) --
Andrew Brice (1690-1773) --
Stephen Duck (1705-1756) --
Hildebrand Jacob (1693-1739) --
Colley Cibber (1671-1757) --
Charles Woodward (fl. 1731) --
Mary Barber (1690?-1757) --
Alexander Pope (1688-1744) --
Robert Dodsley (1703-1764) --
George Farewell (fl. 1733) --
Samuel Bowden (fl. 1726-1771) --
John Bancks (1709-1751) --
Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield (1694-1773) --
Robert Tatesal (fl. 1734) --
Jean Adams (1710-1765) --
Thomas Gilbert (1713?-1747) --
Matthew Green (1696-1737) --
Moses Browne (1704-1787) --
John Armstrong (1709-1779) --
Henry Taylor (1711-1785) --
Aaron Hill (1685-1750) --
William Shenstone (1714-1763) --
John Wesley (1703-1791) --
E. Dower (fl. 1738) --
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) --
Mary Collier (1690?-c.1762) --
John Gambold (1711-1771) --
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams (1708-1759) --
Richard Glover (1712-1785) --
Sarah Dixon (1672-1745) --
Charles Wesley (1707-1788) --
William Dunkin (1709?-1765) --
Nicholas James (fl. 1742) --
Edward Young (1683-1765) --
Thomas Gray (1716-1771) --
Robert Blair (1699-1746). Josiah Relph (1712-1743) --
Thomas Mathison (d. 1754) --
Paul Whitehead (1710-1774) --
James Dance (later Love)(1722-1774) --
William Collins (1721-1759) --
Joseph Warton (1722-1800) --
Mark Akenside (1721-1770) --
Sneyd Davies (1709-1769) --
Isaac Hawkins Browne (1705-1760) --
John Dobson (fl. 1746) --
Tobias Smollett (1721-1771) --
Mary Leapor (1722-1746) --
John Ellis (1698-1791) --
William Whitehead (1715-1785) --
Thomas Warton (1728-1790) --
Robert Nugent, Earl Nugent (1702-1788) --
Thomas Edwards (1699-1757) --
Christopher Smart (1722-1771) --
Henry Brooke (1703?-1783) --
Catherine Jemmat (fl. 1750-1766) --
Philip Doddridge (1702-1751) --
Soame Jenyns (1704-1787) --
John Brown (1715-1766) --
John Dalton (1709-1763) --
Robert Lloyd (1733-1764) --
Kenrick Prescot (1702-1779) --
Robert Andrews (d. 1766?) --
David Garrick (1717-1779) --
Frances Greville (172-?-1789) --
John MacLaurin, Lord Dreghorn (1734-1796) --
James MacPherson (1736-1796) --
William Woty (1731-1791) --
James Cawthorn (1719-1761) --
Francis Fawkes (1720-1777) --
John Cunningham (1729-1773) --
Thomas Morris (1732-1806?) --
Emanuel Collins (b. 1712?) --
Thomas Mozeen (d. 1768) --
James Eyre Weeks (b. 1719?) --
George Alexander Stevens (1710-1784) --
John Collier (1708-1786) --
Charles Churchill (1731-1764) --
James Grainger (1721-1766) --
Oliver Goldsmith (1730?-1774) --
Loenard Howard (1699?-1767) --
Thomas Percy (1729-1811) --
Cristopher Anstey (1724-1805) --
Evan Lloyd (1734-1776). Frederick Forrest (fl. 1766) --
Richard Jago (1715-1781) --
Michael Bruce (1746-1767) --
William Julius Mickle (1735-1788) --
Thomas Moss (1740?-1808) --
John Gerrard (fl. 1769) --
Thomas Chatterton (1752-1770) --
Gilbert White (1720-1793) --
George Smith (1713-1776) --
Isaac Bickerstaffe (1733-1808?) --
William Mason (1724-1797) --
James Beattie (1735-1803) --
Lady Anne Lindsay (later Barnard)(1750-1825) --
George Keate (1729-1797) --
Charles Jenner (1736-1774) --
James Graeme (1749-1772) --
Robert Fergusson (1750-1774) --
Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford (1717-1797) --
William Cowper (1731-1800) --
Phillis Wheatley (1753?-1784) --
John Langhorne (1735-1779) --
William Blake (1757-1827) --
Thomas Maurice (1754-1824) --
Sir George Dallas (1758-1833) --
Robert Burns (1759-1796). Robert Merry (1755-1798) --
John Carr (1732-1807) --
Henry James Pye (1754-1813) --
John Frederick Bryant (1753-1791) --
Ann Yearsley (1752-1806) --
L. Ker (fl. 1787) --
John O'Keeffe (1747-1833) --
Charles Morris (1745-1838) --
John Wolcot (1738-1819) --
William Crowe (1745-1829) --
Thomas Russell (1762-1788) --
Anna Seward (1742-1809) --
Charlotte Smith (1749-1806) --
John Williams (1761-1818) --
Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges (1762-1837) --
William Lisle Bowles (1762-1850) --
Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) --
Andrew MacDonald (1755?-1790) --
William Sotheby (1757-1833) --
Joanna Baillie (1762-1851) --
Samuel Bishop (1731-1795) --
John Aikin (1747-1822) --
Richard Polwhele (1760-1838) --
Laurence Hynes Halloran (1766-1831) --
John Taylor (1750-1826) --
John Learment (fl. 1791) --
William Shepherd (1768-1847) --
Joseph Mather (1737-1847) --
Richard Graves (1715-1804) --
Edward Rushton (1756-1814) --
John Parrish (fl. 1793) --
Thomas Cole (1727?-1796) --
James Woodhouse (1735-1820) --
James Kennedy (fl. 1795) --
George Galloway (b. 1755) --
Joseph Fawcett (1758?-1804) --
Hannah More (1745-1833) --
William Parsons (1758?-1828) --
William Taylor (1765-1836) --
Annabella Plumptre (1765-1836) --
JOhn Thelwall (1764-1834) --
Anna Laetitia Barbauld (1743-1825) --
Edmund Gardner (1752?-1798) --
George Colman the Younger (1762-1836) --
Charles Newton (b. 1776?) --
Robert Southey (1774-1843) --
George Canning (1770-1827) --
Mary Alcock (1742?-1798) --
Joseph Cottle (1770-1853) --
James Plumptre (1770-1832) --
James Bisset (1762?-1832).
Other Titles: Book of eighteenth century verse
Eighteenth century verse
Responsibility: chosen and edited by Roger Lonsdale.
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A stylish reissue of Roger Lonsdale's widely praised anthology of 18th-century poetry: no previous anthology has succeeded in illustrating so thoroughly the kinds of verse actually written in the  Read more...

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Review from previous edition a major event...Forces a reappraisal of what 18th-century poetry is. * John Carey, Sunday Times * a major anthology: one of the best that Oxford has ever produced. * Read more...

 
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