SAVAGE (RICHARD) The Wanderer: a Poem. In Five Canto's, 1729
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SAVAGE (RICHARD) The Wanderer: a Poem. In Five Canto's, 1729
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
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Books ex libris Professor Timothy Smiley
SAVAGE (RICHARD)
The Wanderer: a Poem. In Five Canto's, first edition, 3 pages of advertisements at end, title with some soiling and offsetting, label of Sondley Reference Library, Asheville, North Carolina, and blindstamp on title, nineteenth-century half calf, upper cover detached, spine defective, 8vo, J. Walthoe, 1729

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  • The Wanderer is Savage's most significant poem, although the author and satyrist is perhaps now best remembered as the subject of his friend Samuel Johnson's colourful biography.
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