An Original Collection of the Poems of Ossian, Orrann, Ulin, and Other Bards, Who Flourished in the Same Age. HUGH AND JOHN MCCALLUM, COMPILERS AND.

An Original Collection of the Poems of Ossian, Orrann, Ulin, and Other Bards, Who Flourished in the Same Age.

Publisher: Montrose: Printed at the Review Newspaper Office, for the Editors, by James Watt, Bookseller, 1816.
Edition: First edition.
Condition: Some light foxing; spine skillfully rebacked; very good copy.
Book ID: 22426

Description

8vo, original drab boards, untrimmed. 59-page list of subscribers.

Comments

¶ Prose translations of the early Scottish poets with a preface on the Ossian and MacPherson controversy, taking Samuel Johnson to task at length for his well known scepticism about the origins of the poems.

Price: $325.00