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Reliques of ancient English poetry ...

Thomas Percy

Reliques of ancient English poetry ...

by Thomas Percy

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Published by T.F. Bell in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ballads, English,
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700

  • Edition Notes

    Glossary: p.543-558.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination558 p.
    Number of Pages558
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23760507M

    Reliques of ancient English poetry: consisting of old heroic ballads, songs, and other pieces of our earlier poets, together with some few of later date [For Percy's further notes on this ballad see the modernized Professor Child prints the ballad in version (book iii. No. 18). his English and Scottish Ballads (vol. i. p. i) . Reliques of ancient English poetry. [Thomas Percy;] Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: The publication of Percy's Reliques marked the point at which 18th century neo-classicism became late 18th century Gothic Romanticism. A superb example of period publishing.

    Reliques of Ancient English Poetry Author: Thomas Percy Publisher: George Routledge Date: The Pattison Collection, along with other items at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, was originally part.   Percy's Reliques of Ancient English Poetry - Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, Pages:

    Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Clawson, William Hall, ?. Percy's Reliques of ancient English poetry. reliques of ancient english poetry consisting of old heroic ballads, songs and other pieces of our earlier poets together with some few of later date. by thomas percy, d.d. bishop of dromore. edited, with a general introduction, additional prefaces, notes, glossary, etc. by henry b. wheatley, f.s.a. in three volumes vol. i. london: george allen.


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