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Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare.

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Title
Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare.
Names
Percy, Thomas (1729-1811) (Author)
Collection

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.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1765
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for J. Dodsley
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll 76-345
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.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10303675
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 10807950-c603-012f-5a62-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1729: Creator Born
  • 1765: Issued
  • 1811: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1765. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/78956f3c-26ba-6c61-e040-e00a18065c10

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/78956f3c-26ba-6c61-e040-e00a18065c10

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1765). Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/78956f3c-26ba-6c61-e040-e00a18065c10

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Ancient songs and ballads [...] ballads to illustrate Shakespeare.