Select British Poets, or New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present Time, with Critical Remarks. WILLIAM HAZLITT, COMPILER.

Select British Poets, or New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present Time, with Critical Remarks.

Publisher: London: Published by Wm. C. Hall, 1824.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Keynes, Hazlitt, 77; NCBEL III, 1232.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 27909

Description

Thick 8vo, 19th-century black half morocco, purple cloth boards, gilt decorated and lettered spine. Frontispiece.

Comments

A substantial anthology of English poetry that was several years in the making and notable for its inclusion of the younger generation - Leigh Hunt, Shelley and Keats - in addition to Wordsworth, Coleridge Lamb, Southey, Leslie Bowles and Byron.

Price: $350.00

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