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The works of the English poets : from Chaucer to Cowper

The works of the English poets : from Chaucer to Cowper

Author: Samuel Johnson; Alexander Chalmers; Geoffrey Chaucer
Publisher: London : Johnson, London : Printed for J. Johnson, J. Nichols and Son, R. Baldwin, F. and C. Rivington, W. Otridge and Son, Leigh and Sotheby, R. Faulder and Son, G. Nicol and Son, T. Payne, G. Robinson, Wilke and Robinson, C. Davies, T. Egerton, Scatcherd and Letterman, J. Walker, Vernor Hood and Sharpe, R. Lea, J. Nunn, Lackington Allen and Co, J. Stockdale, Cuthell and Martin, Clarke and Sons, J. White and co, Longman Hurst Rees and Orme, Cadell and Davies, J. Barker, John Richardson, Parry and Kingsbury, J. Booker, S. Bagster, J. Harding, J. Mackinlay, J. Hatchard, R.H. Evans, Matthews and Leigh, J. Mawman, J. Booth, J. Asperne, P. and W. Wynne, and W. Grace, Deighton and Son at Cambridge, and Wilson and Son at York, 1810. 1810.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
Works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper.
London : J. Johnson, 1810
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Johnson; Alexander Chalmers; Geoffrey Chaucer
OCLC Number: 1057961384
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 21 volumes ; 26 cm
Contents: Vol. 1. Chaucer. --
vol. 2. Gower, Skelton, Howard, Wyat, Gascoigne, Turbervile. --
vol. 3. Spencer, Daniel. --
vol. 4. Drayton, Warner. --
vol. 5. Shakspeare, Davies, Donne, Hall, Stirling, Jonson, Corbet, Carew, Drummond. --
vol. 6. J. Beaumont, G. and P. Fletcher, F. Beaumont, Browne, Davenant, Habington, Suckling, Cartwright, Crashaw, Sherburne, Brome, C. Cotton. --
vol. 7. Cowley, Denham, Milton. --
vol. 8. Waller, Butler, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Pomfret, Dorset, Stepney, J. Philips, Walsh, Dryden. --
vol. 9. Dryden, Smith, Duke, King, Sprat, Halifax, Parnell, Garth, Rowe, Addison. --
vol. 10. Hughes, Sheffield, Prior, Congreve, Blackmore, Fenton, Gay. --
vol. 11. Lansdowne, Yalden, Tickell, Hammond, Somerville, Savage, Swift. --
vol. 12. Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson. --
vol. 13. Watts, A. Philips, West, Collins, Dyer, Shenstone, Young. --
vol. 14. Mallet, Akenside, Gray, Lyttelton, Moore, Cawthorne, Churchill, Falconer, Cunningham, Grainger, Boyse. --
vol. 15. W. Thompson, Blair, Lloyd, Green, Byrom, Dodsley, Chatterton, Cooper, Smollet, Hamilton. --
vol. 16. Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith, Armstrong, Johnson. --
vol. 17. Glover, Whitehead, Jago, Brooke, Scott, Mickle, Jenyns. --
vol. 18. Cotton, Logan, T. Warton, J. Warton, Blacklock, Cambridge, Mason, Jones, Beattie, Cowper. --
vol. 19. Pope's Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, Dryden's Virgil and Juvenal, Pitt's Virgil's Aeneid and Vida's Art of Poetry, Francis's Horace. --
vol. 20. Rowe's Lucan, Grainger's Tibullus, Fawkes's Theocritus, Apollonius, Rhodius, Coluthus, Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus, and Musaeus, Garth's Ovid, Lewis's Statius, Cooke's Hesiod. --
vol. 21. Hoole's Ariosto and Tasso, Mickle's Lusiad.
Other Titles: British poets
Responsibility: including the series edited, with prefaces, biographical and critical, by Samuel Johnson and the most approved translations. The additional lives by Alexander Chalmers.


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