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SURRY INSTITUTION
[Lecture syllabus. 1818]
Syllabus of a course of lectures on the comic writers, &c. of Great Britain, &c. to be delivered at the Surry Institution, by William Hazlitt, Esq. To commence on Tuesday, the 3rd of November, 1818, ...
London: printed by Schulze and Dean, 1818.
2, [2] p. ; 23.7 cm. (4°)

Drop-head title. Imprint from docket-title reading 'Surry Institution, 1818. Syllabus ...'. Hazlitt had delivered a course of lectures on the English poets in 1818; Soane and Hazlitt probably met at the last of these in February, and by April a friendship was established, with Hazlitt giving Soane a copy of the second edition of Characters of Shakespear's plays (q.v.) probably in June 1818. The present series of lectures were published as Lectures on the English comic writers, delivered at the Surry Institution, printed for Taylor and Hessey, 1819.

Binding Copy 1: Folded paper.
Copy 2: Loose bifolium.

Reference Number 5745


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