William Thompson

(1712 - 1766)

Works in ECPA

Source editions

  • A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes. By Several Hands. Vol. III. London: printed by J. Hughs, for R. and J. Dodsley, 1763 [1st ed. 1758]. 6v.: music; 8⁰. (ESTC T131163; OTA K104099.003)

Bibliography

DMI 2236; ODNB 27282; NCBEL 569

Editions

  • The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper; including the Series Edited, with Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, by Dr Samuel Johnson: and the most approved translations. The Additional Lives by Alexander Chalmers, F.S.A. Vol. XV. London: J. Johnson et al., 1810. 1-58. Google Books edition. Web. 13 Feb. 2016. https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=buIUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PR15

Reference

  • Fairer, David. English Poetry of the Eighteenth Century 1700-1789. Longman Literature in English Series. Harlow: Longman, 2003. 288. Print.
  • Radcliffe, David H., ed. Rev. William Thompson (1712-1766). Spenser and the Tradition: ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830. Center for Applied Technologies in the Humanities, Virginia Tech, 2006. Web. 14 Oct. 2011. http://spenserians.cath.vt.edu/AuthorRecord.php?recordid=33051.
  • Suarez, Michael F. Thompson, William. A Collection of Poems by Several Hands [1782]. Ed. Robert Dodsley and Michael F. Suarez. Vol. I. London: Routledge/Thoemmes, 1997. 213-214. Print. 6 volumes.