The British album: A collection of poems. [Three lines of anonymous verse]


The British album: A collection of poems. [Three lines of anonymous verse]


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The British album: A collection of poems. [Three lines of anonymous verse] Reed, Joseph, 1723-1787.; Jerningham, Mr. (Edward), 1737?-1812.; Andrews, Miles Peter, d. 1814.; Cowley, Mrs. (Hannah), 1743-1809.; Merry, Robert, 1755-1798. Belknap and Hall's edition. [8],324,[4]p., [2]leaves of plates : 2 ports. ; 12⁰. [Boston] :: Printed at the Apollo Press, in Boston, by Belknap and Hall. Sold at their office State Street, and at the several bookstores, MDCCXCIII. [1793]

Note: Printer's monogram device on title page. Second title page reads: The British album. Containing the poems of Della Crusca, Anna Matilda, Arley, Benedict, the bard, &c. &c. &c. Revised and corrected by their respective authors. First American edition, from the fourth London edition. Boston: Printed by and for Belknap and Hall, State Street, 1793.

Note: Dedicated to Richard Brinsley Sheridan.

Note: Portraits of Della Crusca (i.e., Robert Merry) and Anna Matilda (i.e., Mrs. Cowley) engraved by Samuel Hill.

Note: "Ambitious vengeance; a tragic-drama ... by Della Crusca."--p. [113]-162.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: Evans, 25807

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCW30060.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).

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