A Select Collection of Poems, from the Most Approved Authors. 2 Volumes (Edinburgh: A. Donaldson, 1772; 2nd edition)

Information about the collection: no preface, headnotes, or years of publication given [volume 1][volume 2]

The Advertisement: "The Poems now offered to the Public have been carefully selected by Gentlemen well known in the Poetical World; and the Editor doubts not of their meeting with a favourable reception, as they are undoubtedly the best Collection (of their size) in the English language, yet offered to the public. The Publisher takes this opportunity of returning his thanks to the Gentlemen who favoured him by selecting the Materials for this collection." (November 1767)

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