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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical

The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical

Author: Samuel Johnson; Herbert Croft, Sir
Publisher: London : Printed by J. Nichols for C. Bathurst, J. Buckland [etc.], 1779-80.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Johnson; Herbert Croft, Sir
OCLC Number: 1013262009
Notes: General t.-p. wanting in v.49.
Description: 58 volumes : portraits ; 16 cm
Contents: V.1-2. Cowley, Abraham, Poems. --
v.3-5. Milton, John, Poems. --
v.6-7. Butler, Samuel, Poems. --
v.8. Waller, Edmund, Poems. --
v.9. Denham, Sir John, Poems and translations; Sprat, Thomas, bp. of Rochester, Poems. --
v.10. Roscommon, Wentworth Dillon, 4th earl of, Poems; Rochester, John Wilmot, 2d earl of, Poems; Yalden, Thomas, Poems. --
v.11. Otway, Thomas, Poems; Duke, Richard, Poems; Dorset, Charles Sackville, 6th earl of, Poems. --
v.12. Halifax, Charles Montagu, earl of, Poems; Stepney, George, Poems; Walsh, William, Poems. --
v.13-16. Dryden, John, Poems. --
v.17-19. Vergilius Maro, Publius, Works of Virgil, tr. by Dryden. --
v.20. Garth, Sir Samuel, Poems; King, William, Poems. --
v.21. Philips, John, Poems; Smith, Edmund, Poems; Pomfret, John, Poems. (Cont.) --
v.22. Hughes, John, Poems. --
v.23. Addison, Joseph, Poems. --
v.24. Blackmore, Sir Richard, Creation. --
v.25. Buckingham, John Sheffield, 1st duke of, Poems; Lansdowne, George Granville, baron, Poems. --
v.26. Rowe, Nicholas, Poems; Tickell, Thomas, Poems. --
v.27-28. Lucanus, Marcus Annaeus, Lucan's Pharsalia, tr. by Rowe. --
v.29 Congreve, Wm., Poems; Fenton, Elijah, Poems. --
v.30-31. Prior, Matthew, Poems. --
v.32-38. Pope, Alexander, Poems. --
v.39-40. Swift, Jonathan, Poems. --
v.41-42. Gay, John, Poems. --
v.43. Broome, Wm., Poems; Pitt, Christopher, Poems and translations. --
v.45. Savage, Richard, Poems. --
v.46. Watts, Isaac, Poems. --
v.47. Somerville, Wm., Poems. --
v.48-49. Thomson, Jomes, Poems; Hammond, J., Love elegies; Collins, Wm. --
v.50-52. Young, E. --
v.53. Dyer, J.; Mallet, D. --
v.54. Shenstone, Wm. --
v.55. Akenside, M. --
v.56. Lyttelton, G. L.; West, G., Odes of Pindar, tr. by Gray, T. --
v.57-58. Index to the English poets. 1780. 2 v.
Other Titles: Prefaces, biographical and critical, to the Works of the English poets.
Responsibility: by Samuel Johnson ...


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