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Faringdon Hill. A Poem. In two Books .
Printed for Daniel Prince; and sold by J. Wilkie . London., Oxford 1774 - First edition, 'which received a favorable notice as a poet laureate could well expect, going to a second edition in 1778 .' (Aubin). A rural poem, 'smooth and flowing' (Critical Review), set in the Oxfordshire countryside. Pye had been obliged to sell family estates at Faringdon after his father's death in 1766. 4to (248 × 206 mm), pp. [4], 58; light offsetting in places; later wrappers. [Aubin, pp. 93, 301.] [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
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