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18th c. poem reflecting on nature  

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Lewesdon Hill

Crowe, William


Clarendon Press



28 pages. (4to) disbound in recent marbled wrappers, Second Edition.

The best known poem by Crowe (1745-1829) a reflection on nature, which was admired by many of his contemporaries, among them Coleridge and Wordsworth. The first edition of Lewesdon Hill was published anonymously after which a second edition was demanded and printed in that same year. Crowe was a minister and public orator at Oxford. 

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Paper repair to the margin of the title-page; first and final leaves a little foxed; very good.

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