1926 - The Poems of Ossian, First Edition
Translated By James MacPherson, With Notes, And With An Introduction By William Sharp
Published 1926, First Edition
John Grant, Publisher/ Edinburgh
Ossian is a cycle of epic poems translated by James MacPherson who claimed to have come across an epic ancient Gaelic poem from 1761 which he had translated.
Blue cloth with embossed poet’s name to front board and gilt detail to spine, decorative endpapers, gilt top edges, binding tight, deckled edges, name inscription and date to front, & to title page, light rubbing/ bumping to edges/corners, 417pp. Dust Jacket not available.
Size: 5” x 8”