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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