Reliques of ancient English poetry: consisting of old heroic ballads, songs and other pieces of our earlier poets (chiefly of the lyric kind.) Together with some few of later date.

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Names
Percy, Thomas (1729-1811) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1765
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for J. Dodsley
Notes
Ownership: Thomson, C. Wyville (Charles Wyville),Sir, 1830-1882
Ownership: Rees-Mogg, William, 1928-
Content: For an account of the three editions published by Dodsley in 1765, 1767 and 1775, see L. F. Powell, Percy's Reliques,in the Library, ser. 4, v. 9 (1928) p. 113-137.
Content: In this copy, vol. 2, p. 145 is numbered 45& the 4 p. of errata, etc. are signed (3 asterisks) and bound at the endof vol. 3.
Content: Rothschild: Eighteenth-century books, II, 1520 //
Content: William Rees-Mogg copy, with his autograph and ms. note.
Content: With ms. note: "The present of the editor."
Content: Wyville Thomson bookplate.
Content: Dedication, signed Thomas Percy, is by Samuel Johnson.
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10303675
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 101ef050-c603-012f-dd29-58d385a7bc34
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