The Poems of William Collins. Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden.

By: COLLINS, WILLIAM; BLUNDEN, Edmund;

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Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. In blue cloth with paper spine label. In very good condition. Spine and boards faded around edges. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Edges of spine label chipped. Slight darkening to endpapers and edges of pages. Else a very clean and tight copy. --- William Collins (25 December 1721 – 12 June 1759) was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation and towards the romantic era which would soon follow.William Collins (25 December 1721 – 12 June 1759) was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation and towards the romantic era which would soon follow. 179pp. Engraved frontis portrait.

Title: The Poems of William Collins. Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden.

Author Name: COLLINS, WILLIAM; BLUNDEN, Edmund;

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: London, William Pickering, 1929:

Seller ID: 78149

Keywords: Literature Literature, william collins, poetry, poetical works, british poets, William Pickering, 1929, Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden, Engraved portrait