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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith : with an account of his life, and a critical dissertation on his poetry /
by J. Aikin, M.D.
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London : Printed for Cadell & Davies, Scatcherd & Letterman, G. Wilkie, J. Richardson, F.C. & J. Rivington, Longman & Co. and H.T. Hodgson, 1817.
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lxxxiv, 148, [2] pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 16 cm. (6mo)
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London : Printed for Cadell & Davies, Scatcherd & Letterman, G. Wilkie, J. Richardson, F.C. & J. Rivington, Longman & Co. and H.T. Hodgson, 1817.
general note
Engravings by Anker Smith, James Neagle, Thomas Medland, and James Heath, after William Hamilton and Francis Wheatley.
Publisher's advertisments: pages [1]-[2] at end.
The plates are reprinted from the 1800 edition of Goldsmith's poems printed by T. Bensley ... for F.J. Du Roveray ... [et al.]. They are printed without imprints and the plates are worn; page references have been altered.
local note
Victoria University Library copy has "J. Durning" in gilt on front cover; and "Reward of Merit First Prize" in gilt on back cover.
Victoria University Library copy has tudor rose bookplate of B.C.T[udor].
catalogue key
6090042
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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