THE POEMS OF OSSIAN; Translated by James Macpherson, Esq. with The Translator's Dissertations on the Era and Poems of Ossian; Dr. Blair's Critical Dissertation; and an Inquiry into the Genuineness of these Poems, writted expressly for this edition, by the
Published by Oliver & Boyd in Edinburgh 1819
FIRST EDITION THUS Small 12mo. (approx. 13 x 7cm) bound in full dark brown calf with raised bands and decorative gilt to spine, and decorative gilt borders to boards and edges. All edges and endpapers marbled. 590pp., with engraved frontispiece and vignette to title page. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. A BEAUTIFUL LITTLE BINDING IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.