Savillon’s elegies, or, Poems, written by a Gentleman, A.B. late…

Savillon’s elegies, or, Poems, written by a Gentleman, A.B. late of the University of Cambridge. by [WALLACE, James].

~ Savillon’s elegies, or, Poems, written by a Gentleman, A.B. late of the University of Cambridge. London: Printed by T. Rickaby, for Hookham and Carpenter... 1795.

8vo (194 × 171 mm), pp. xvi, 154, [2], complete with half-title and errata leaf (latter bound after title), plus 6 engraved plates (including frontispiece) by Isaac Cruikshank; plates somewhat spotted, text slightly yellowed; uncut and partially unopened; original blue boards; rebacked to style.

First edition. The collection is mostly juvenile and is introduced with the poem ‘Adieu to Harrow’. The delightful plates are by Isaac Cruikshank, father of George. Jackson, p. 204.

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