Faith. A Poem. by [NUGENT, Robert Craggs Nugent, Earl].

~ Faith. A Poem. London: Printed for T. Becket... 1774.

4to (268 × 215 mm), pp. 44; complete with the half-title; first and last pages spotted; disbound.

First edition of a rare work by the Irish poet, ‘which has been described as a strange attempt to depose the Epicurean doctrine for that of the Trinity’ (DNB) in lines made up of seven syllables. Jackson, p. 28. ESTC records 8 copies in North America, but only 2 in the UK: Westminster Abbey and Edinburgh.

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