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The works of the British poets : with prefaces, biographical and critical

Author: Robert Anderson; John and Arthur Arch,; Bell & Bradfute,; J. Mundell & Co. (Edinburgh, Scotland),
Publisher: London : Printed for J. & A. Arch ; Edinburgh : Bell & Bradfute and J. Mundell & Co., 1795.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Works of the British poets.
London : Printed for J. & A. Arch ; [Edinburgh] : Bell & Bradfute and J. Mundell & Co., 1795
(OCoLC)891564891
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Anderson; John and Arthur Arch,; Bell & Bradfute,; J. Mundell & Co. (Edinburgh, Scotland),
OCLC Number: 13602288
Notes: Each volume with added engraved, illustrated title page.
The works of the individual poets, volumes 1-11, each have special title page dated between 1792 and 1795, with imprint: Edinburgh : Printed by Mundell and son.
Many incorrectly signed leaves and numerous errors in paging.
Text printed in double columns.
With contents at the end of each volume.
Includes glossary at the end of volume 1.
Description: 13 volumes ; 24 cm (octavo)
Contents: Volume 1. Chaucer, Surrey, Wyat, Sackville --
Volume 2. Spenser, Shakspeare, Davies, and Hall --
Volume 3. Drayton, Carew, and Suckling --
Volume 4. Donne, Daniel, Browne, Fletcher, P., Fletcher, G., Jonson, Drummond, Crashaw, and Davenant --
Volume 5. Milton, Cowley, Waller, Butler, and Denham --
Volume 6. Dryden, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Pomfret, Stepney, Philips, J., Walsh, Smith, Duke, King, Sprat, and Halifax --
Volume 7. Parnell, Garth, Rowe, Addison, Hughes, Sheffield, Prior, Congreve, Blackmore, Fenton, Granville, and Yalden --
Volume 8. Pope, Gay, Tickell, Somervile, Pattison, Hammond, Savage, Hill, Broome, Pitt, and Blair --
Volume 9. Swift, Thomson, Watts, Hamilton, Philips, A., West, G., Collins, Dyer, Shenstone, Mallet, Akenside, and Harte --
Volume 10. Young, Gray, West, R., Lyttleton, Moore, Boyse, Thompson, Cawthorn, Churchill, Falconer, Lloyd, Cunningham Green, Cooper, Goldsmith, Whitehead, P., Brown, Grainger, Smollett, and Armstrong --
Volume 11. Wilkie, Dodsley, Smart, Langhorne, Bruce, Chatterton, Graeme, Glover, Shaw, Lovibond, Penrose, Mickle, Jago, Scott, Johnson, Whitehead, W., Jenyns, Logan, Warton, Cotton, and Blacklock. Volume 12. Pope's Iliad, Pope's Odyssey, West's Pindar, Dryden's Virgil, Dryden's Persius, Dryden's Juvenal, Pitt's Æneid, Rowe's Lucan, Homer's Hymn to Ceres, and Pindar's Odes, ommited by West --
Volume 13. Cooke's Hesiod, Fawkes's Theocritus, Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus, Fawkes's Musaeus, Apollonius Rhodius, Mr. C---'s Coluthus Lycopolites, Creech's Lucretius, and Grainger's Tibullus.
Other Titles: Complete edition of the poets of Great Britain
Responsibility: by Robert Anderson, M.D.

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