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The quintessence of English poetry, or, a collection of all the beautiful passages in our poems and plays, from the celebrated Spencer to 1688 ... / collected from some hundred volumes, by the ingenious Tho. Hayward, and other gentlemen ; to which is prefix'd, an alphabetical catalogue of authors, poems, and plays quoted in the collection ; also an historical and critical review of this and all the essays of the kind hitherto published, by Mr. Oldys ...

Related Names: Oldys, William 1696-1761., Hayward, Thomas d. 1779?
Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed for Olive Payne [etc.], 1740.
Subjects: Quotations, English.
English poetry > Early modern, 1500-1700.
Note: Previously published as: The British muse.
Physical Description: 3 v. ; 17 cm.
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