The Poems of Robert Fergusson: in Two Parts. To which are prefixed a sketch of the author’s life, and a cursory view of his writings, by James Bannington.

  • Fergusson, Robert
  • London: Printed by A. Macpherson 1809

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Description

12mo, pp. viii, iv, 230 [i.e. 231], [1] + frontispiece portrait. Untrimmed in modern buff paper boards, printed label to spine. Browned and foxed, a few edges slightly chipped.

Notes

A rare early collection of Fergusson's poems, following the 1773-79 first and several further Scottish printings in the 1780s and 1790s; this is the second London edition. COPAC locates just 3 copies, at the NLS, BL, and St Andrews.

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