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Fairer, David

Overview
Works: 47 works in 154 publications in 1 language and 2,854 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR1215, 821.5
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Most widely held works by David Fairer
Eighteenth-century poetry : an annotated anthology by David Fairer( Book )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology reveals the rich variety of poetry produced in the period 1700-1800. The work of traditionally prominent authors, such as Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift, Robert Burns and William Cowper, is presented alongside pieces by lesser-known writers, particularly women
Pope's imagination by David Fairer( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organising poetry : the Coleridge circle, 1790-1798 by David Fairer( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing their poetry during the 1790s, a decade of European revolution, Coleridge, Wordsworth and their friends have always been thought of as 'the First-Generation Romantics'. This book challenges that concept by viewing them from a new perspective as poets who were continuing an 18th-century 'organic' tradition
Pope : new contexts by David Fairer( Book )

12 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English poetry of the eighteenth century, 1700-1789 by David Fairer( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In recent years the canon of eighteenth-century poetry has greatly expanded to include women poets, labouring-class and provincial poets, and many previously unheard voices. Fairer's book takes up the challenge this ought to pose to our traditional understanding of the subject. This book seeks to question some of the structures, categories, and labels that have given the age its reassuring shape in literary history. In doing so Fairer offers a fresh and detailed look at a wide range of material
The correspondence of Thomas Warton by Thomas Warton( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thomas Warton (1728-1790) - friend of Samuel Johnson, professor of poetry at Oxford University, and later England's poet laureate - is best remembered for his three-volume History of English poetry. He was also a historian, biographer, editor, classical scholar, humorist, and Gothic enthusiast"--Jacket
The poetry of Alexander Pope by David Fairer( Book )

10 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spenser's Faerie queene : Warton's observations ; and, Hurd's letters by Thomas Warton( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's History of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's history of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the Fairy Queen of Spenser by Thomas Warton( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organising poetry by David Fairer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's History of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's history of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the Fairy Queen of Spenser by Thomas Warton( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's history of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Warton's History of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spencer's Fairy queen : Warton's observations and Hurd's letters( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History Of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History Of English poetry by Thomas Warton( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Organising poetry : the Coleridge circle, 1790-1798Organising poetry
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Organising poetry : the Coleridge circle, 1790-1798English poetry of the eighteenth century, 1700-1789Spenser's Faerie queene : Warton's observations ; and, Hurd's lettersObservations on the Fairy Queen of SpenserOrganising poetryObservations on the Fairy Queen of SpenserSpencer's Fairy queen : Warton's observations and Hurd's letters