An Eighteenth Century Anthology

Austin, Alfred
Publisher The Gresham Publishing Company,
Binding Hardcover
Condition Very good- copy.
SKU 5779
Notes Neat green cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt device to front. Faded to spine.


Hardback. 328pp. 30 page introduction by the then Poet Laureate Alfred Austin (Laureate 1896-1913). Moving from the Augustan poets to the early Romantics it includes selections of the poetry of Alexander Pope, Thomas Gray, Oliver Goldsmith, William Collins, Samuel Johnson, William Cowper, Robert Burns, George Crabbe, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Adam Skirving and Jane Elliot.
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