William Godwin's Diary

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Ossian, Dissertation (30  March  1801) Blair, HughA critical dissertation on the poems of Ossian the son of Fingal. 1763
the same title published in:
MacPherson, JamesThe poems of Ossian: being a literal translation from the original Gaelic into English; with a dissertation concerning the era in which the poet lived; and a critical dissertation by the late Rev. Hugh Blair … Collected and translated by James MacPherson…, and published under the patronage of the Highland Society of Scotland. 1762
WG's sale catalog lists:
Ossian's Poems, 2 vol. 1799; 3vol. (item 41).

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