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Poems, Suggested Chiefly by Scenes in Asia-Minor, Syria, and Greece, with Prefaces

Published 1805
Author Carlyle, Joseph Dacre
Editor Carlyle, Susanna Maria
Title Poems, Suggested Chiefly by Scenes in Asia-Minor, Syria, and Greece, with Prefaces, Extracted from the Author’s Journal. Embellished with Two Views of the Source of the Scamander, and the Aqueduct over the Simois. By the Late J. D. Carlyle, B.D. F.R.S.E. Chancellor of Carlisle, Vicar of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Professor of Arabic in the University of Cambridge, and Chaplain to the Lord Bishop of Durham.
Publisher’s imprint London: Printed by William Bulmer and Co. Shakespeare Printing Office; for John White, Horace’s Head, Fleet-Street. 1805.
Printer’s colophon Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. Cleveland-Row, St. James’s.
Format 4o; 1 vol.: pp. xvi. [2.] 149; plates
Sources NSTC C685; OCLC 7058936
Copy inspected IA UCB
Notes

1) The prefaces to the travel poems derived from the author’s travel journal make this a hybrid text of interest, included here accordingly, although travel poems and poetry collections are not generally part of this database.

2) List of subscribers, pp. [ix]-xvi.

3) Reviews: Monthly Mirror 20 (1805): 106-110; Critical Rev. 7 (Jan. 1806): 101-102; British Critic 27 (Jan. 1806): 45-48; Analectic Mag. 5, n.s. (June 1815): 483- 89 [Philadelphia; repr. Eclectic Rev.].

4) Full Text Links: IA

Genre Narrative
BTW record no. BTW1036
Regions Asia Minor; Syria; Greece