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Specimens of the early English poets

Ellis, George

Specimens of the early English poets

to which is prefixed an historical sketch of the rise and progress of the English poetry and language; in three volumes

by Ellis, George

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Published by Printed by W. Bulmer for G. and W. Nicol in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700.,
  • English poetry -- History and criticism -- Early modern, 1500-1700.

  • Edition Notes

    First ed. 1790.

    Statementby George Ellis. Vol.3.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination436p. ;
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19188933M

    DETAILS. A scarce copy of George Ellis' Specimens of the Early English Poets. An antiquary and Member of Parliament, George Ellis () was a satirical poet. Originally from Jamaica, Ellis was raised in England and became a firm part of Whig society because of his wit and charm. Lives of the English poets, (Oxford, Clarendon press, ), by Samuel Johnson, Harold Spencer Scott, and George Birkbeck Norman Hill (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Lives of the most eminent English poets, with critical observations on their works.

    Specimens of the Early English Poets: To Which Is Prefixed, an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language, Volume 3. George Ellis $ - $ We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard. Jan 01,  · English; 中文 français Deutsch American Studies Ancient Near East and Egypt Art History Asian Studies Book History and Cartography Biblical Studies Classical Studies Education History Jewish Studies Literature and Cultural Studies Early English Specimens of the Russian Poets in Canadian-American Cited by: 1.

    Mar 08,  · The first collection of "English classics" in which the table of contents arranges poetry by poet and poets by monarch's reign is George Ellis's Specimens of the Early English Poets (), the collection that, according to Stuart Curran, encouraged Romantic-era writers to . Specimens of the Early English Poets, Vol. 1 of 3: To Which Is Prefixed, an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language by George Ellis avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 5 editions.


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Vol I: HB Printed by W. Bulmer & forabetterchicago.com G & W Nicol, Booksellers to his Majesty, Pall-Mall & J Hatchard Piccadilly. Book in 3 volumes, this Vol I. The Third Edition Corrected. Brown leather boards. Gilt lined edging to front and back boards.

Banded spine, with gilt titles. Marbled end papers. x x cm. pages. George Rose Ellis FSA (19 December – 10 April ) was a Jamaican-born English antiquary, satirical poet and Member of Parliament.

He is best known for his Specimens of the Early English Poets and Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, which played an influential part in acquainting the general reading public with Middle English poetry.

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Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed, an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language, with a Biography of Each Poet, &c, Volume 1.

George Ellis. Washbourne, - English poetry. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This Specimens of the early English poets, Volume 3 by George Ellis. Publisher G.

and W. Nicol, Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the. For our part, as all the antique words are carefully retained and accurately interpreted, we do not think that, in a popular work, intelligibility should be sacrificed to the preservation of a rude and uncertain orthography" in Review of Ellis, Specimens of Early English Poetry; Edinburgh Review 4 (April ) Full text of "Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed, an Historical " See other formats.

This article focuses on poetry from the United Kingdom written in the English forabetterchicago.com article does not cover poetry from other countries where the English language is spoken, including Southern Ireland after December The earliest surviving English poetry, written in Anglo-Saxon, the direct predecessor of modern English, may have been composed as early as the 7th century.

Specimens of the Early English Poets, to which is prefixed an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language, in 3 volumes.

Together with: Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, chiefly written during the early part of the Fourteenth Century; to which is prefixed an Historical Introduction, intended to. Ellis was one of the contributors to the rebellious journal The Rolliad, and in particular is said to have written severe attacks on Pitt and his administration.

In Ellis published one of his most valuable literary contributions, entitled Specimens of the Early English Poets, which went through six editions between and George Ellis FRS FSA (19 December - 10 April ) was a Jamaican-born satirical English poet, antiquary, and Member of forabetterchicago.com is best known for his Specimens of the Early English Poets and Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, which played an influential part in acquainting the general reading public with Middle English poetry.

Read this book on Questia. Specimens of English Dramatic Poets Who Lived Specimens of English Dramatic Poets Who Lived about the Time of Shakspeare. By Charles Lamb. No cover image. Specimens of English Dramatic Poets Who Lived about the Time of Shakspeare.

English Drama--Early Modern And Elizabethan. Mar 31,  · HEBER, RICHARD (–), book-collector, born in Westminster, 5 Jan.was the eldest son of Reginald Heber, who succeeded his eldest brother as lord of the manors of Marton in Yorkshire and Hodnet in Shropshire, and of Mary Baylie, his father's first wife.

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PABT II. Download Full Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format. Also, You Can Read Online Full Book Search Results for “specimens-of-the-british-poets” – Free eBooks PDF. Brydges’ attack on “specimens” that “leave readers to form their own opinions” has a very specific target: a sequence of works that built on the success of George Ellis’ Specimens of the Early English Poets by marketing collections of small poems and extracts with introductory histories designed to make the English literary Author: April London.

Specimens of the English Dramatic Poets Who Lived About the Time of Shakespeare. London: George Bell & Sons, Octavo, contemporary full navy calf, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spine and front board, brown morocco spine label, marbled endpapers and edges.

$ Handsomely bound collection of Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatic poetry.Nov 01,  · Specimens of the Early English Poets – Edited by George Ellis This rare volume of English poetry, printed by Edwards of Halifax, is a fine example of the book art of fore-edge painting.

Fore-edge painting is a technique whereby an image is painted on the front part of the book, visible when the pages are fanned.May 29,  · Melville’s marginalia in The Dramatic Works of Christopher Marlowe and Charles Lamb’s Specimens of English Dramatic Poets do not appear in Wilson Walker Cowen’s multi-volume Melville’s Marginalia (; rpt.

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