Halkett, Samuel & Laing, John: A DICTIONARY OF ANONYMOUS AND PSEUDONYMOUS ENGLISH LITERATURE (Samuel Halkett and John Laing). New and Enlarged Edition by Dr. James Kennedy, Librarian, New College, Edinburgh, W. A. Smith and A. F. Johnson, Printed Books Department, British Museum [Vols. I-VII]. [Vols. VIII & IX by Dennis E. Rhodes & Anna E. C. Simoni, Printed Books Department, British Museum]. 9 vols., super roy. 8vo; Vol. I, A - C [1926], pp. xxviii, 472; Vol. II, D - G [1926], pp. [iv], 424(last 3 blank); Vol. III, H - L [1928], pp. [iv], 412; Vol. IV, M - P [1928], pp. [iv], 464(last blank); Vol. V, Q - S [1929], pp. [iv], 406, [2](blank); Vol. VI, T - Z and Supplement [1932], pp. [viii], 452(last 3 blank); Vol. VII, Index and Second Supplement [1934], pp. [viii], 588; Vol. VIII, 1901-1950 [First Edition, 1956], pp. viii, 400(last 3 blank); Vol. IX, Addenda to Vols. I-VIII [First Edition, 1962], pp. viii, 480(last blank); original buckram; top edges dyed, others uncut; a fine set in worn dustwrappers. Edinburgh; Oliver and Boyd; 1926-62.
***First published 1882-1888 in four volumes, this enlarged second edition is the foremost reference on the subject. #45598

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