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The poetical works of James Macpherson, esq

with the life of the author

by James Macpherson

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Published by P. Hill, W. Reid in Edinburgh, Leith .
Written in English


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Pagination118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
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Open LibraryOL24829227M

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Transcribed from: Macpherson, James, The poems of Ossian, &c. Containing the poetical works of James Macpherson, Esq. In prose and rhyme: with notes and illustrations. In two volumes. Edinburgh: Printed by James Ballantyne for Archibald Constable and Co., 2 v. Title from table of contents page (viewed on Ap   The Poetical Works of Robert Montgomery [Robert Montgomery] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. About the Book Poetry as an art form predates written text, with the earliest poetry having been recited or sung.


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containing the poetical works of J. Macpherson, with notes and illustr. by M. Laing. James Macpherson was the first Scottish poet to gain an international reputation, while Robert Burns is regarded as the national poet of Scotland. The most important figure of Scottish Romanticism, Walter Scott, began as a : Bret Harte.

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