epigraphy series three - archaeographer
Powered by SmugMug Log In

Thomas Percy, Reliques of Ancient English Poetry: Consisting of Old Heroic Ballads, Songs, and other Pieces of our earlier Poets, (Chiefly of the Lyric kind.) Together with some few of later Date. London: Printed for J. Dodsley in Pall-Mall. First Edition, 1765. Ex Libris Michael Shanks.

The title page: "the work of poets endures". It is the voice and music's notes that carry history; buildings fall into ruin and our writings disperse on the wind?

Percy Reliquesepigraphy