Author Home, Henry (Lord Kames)
Title Elements of Criticism
Publishing Location Dublin
Year 1762
Publisher Printed for Sarah Cotters
Edition I
Number of Pages in-12, 2 voll.
Publishing Country IRL
Publishing Language ENG
Notes

1762 was also the year of the first London and Edinburgh edition in three volumes: Elements of Criticism, Edinburgh, printed for A. Miller, London; and A. Kincaid & J. Bell, Edinburgh, 1762,  3 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II - Vol. III

LATER EDITIONS:
Second edition "with additions and improvements": Edinburgh, printed for A. Millar, London; and A. Kincaid & J. Bell, Edinburgh, 1763, 3 voll.

Third edition "with additions and improvements": Edinburgh, printed for A. Millar, London; and A. Kincaid & J. Bell, Edinburgh, 1765, 2 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II

Fourth edition "with additions and improvements": Edinburgh, printed for A. Millar and T. Cadell, London; and A. Kincaid & J. Bell, Edinburgh, 1769, 2 voll.

Fifth edition "with additions and improvements": Dublin, printed by Charles Ingham, in Skinner Row, 1772, 2 voll.; Edinburgh, printed for A. Kincaid & W. Creech, and J. Bell, Edinburgh; and for W. Johnston, and T. Cadell, London, 1774, 2 voll.

Sixth edition "with the author's last corrections and additions": Edinburgh, printed for John Bell and William Creech; and for T. Cadell and G. Robinson, London, 1785, 2 voll.

Seventh edition "with the author's last corrections and additions": Edinburgh, printed for John Bell and William Creech; and for T. Cadell, G.G.J. and J. Robinson, London, 1788, 2 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II

Elements of Criticism. A new edition, Basil, printed and sold by J. J. Tourneisen, 1795, 3 voll.

Elements of Criticism. With the author's last corrections and additions. First American from the seventh London edition, Boston [Mass.], From the Press of Samuel Etheridge, for J. White, Thomas & Andrews, W. Spotswood, D. West, W.P. Blake, E. Larkin, & J. West, 1796, 2 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II

Eighth edition: Edinburgh, Neill and Company, for Bell & Bradfute, and William Creech, and T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1807, 2 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II

Ninth edition: Edinburgh, Bell & Bradfute, 1817, 2 voll.

Elements of Criticism. By the Honorable Henry Home of Kames, one of the Senators of the College of Justice, and one of the Lords commissioners of justiciary in Scotland. Third American from the eight London Edition, New York, published by John Thomson, 1819, 2 voll.
Online text: Vol. I - Vol. II

Tenth edition: London, printed for G. Cowie & Co., etc., 1824.

Elements of Criticism. By Henry Home, Lord Kames, a Judge of the Court of session in Scotland, &c., &c., &c., New York, Collins and Hannay, Collins & Co., and G. and C. Carvill, 1829.
Online text: INTERNET ARCHIVE

Elements of Criticism. By Henry Home, Lord Kames, a Judge of the Court of session in Scotland, &c., &c. With Analyses, and Translations of ancient and foreign Illustrations, edited by Abraham Mills, New York, Conner and Cooke, 1833; New York, published by F. J. Huntington and Co., 1838 and 1841; New York, Huntington and Savage, 1842, 1844 and 1847; New York, F. J. Huntington, and Mason & Law, 1853.
Online text: Edition of 1833 - Edition of 1838 - Edition of 1841 - Edition of 1842 - Edition of 1844 - Edition of 1847 - Edition of 1853

Eleventh edition "with the author's last corrections and additions": London, B. Blake, 1839; London, Thomas Tegg, 1840.
Online text: Edition of 1840

Elements of Criticism. By Henry Home of Kames, one of the Lords commissioners of justiciary in Scotland. Revised, with Omissions, Additions, and a new Analysis, edited by Rev. James R. Boyd, New York, A. S. Barnes & Co., Cincinnati, H. W. Derby, 1855; New York, A. S. Barnes & Burr, 1859, 1861 and 1865; New York and Chicago, A. S. Barnes & Company, 1869 and 1870.
Online text: Edition of 1855 - Edition of 1859 - Edition of 1861 - Edition of 1865 - Edition of 1869 - Edition of 1870

RECENT EDITIONS:
Reprint of the Edinburgh edition of 1762: Elements of Criticism. With an introduction by Robert Voitle, Hildesheim; New York, G. Olms, 1970.

Reprints of the edition of 1785:
- Elements of Criticism by Henry Home (Lord Kames). With a new introduction by John Valdimir Price, London, Routledge/Thoemmes, 1993.
- Elements of Criticism: the sixth edition. By Henry Home, Lord Kames; edited and with an introduction by Peter Jones, Indianapolis, Ind., Liberty Fund, c. 2005.

TRANSLATIONS:
German: Grundsätze der Critik, in drey Theilen. Von Heinrich Home; aus dem Englischen übersetzt [von Johann N. Meinhard und Chr. Garve], Leipzig, Dyck, 1763-1766 (see). Translation based on the fourth edition of 1769.


 

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