The Deserted Village. by INCLINE PRESS. GOLDSMITH, Oliver.

The Deserted Village. by INCLINE PRESS. GOLDSMITH, Oliver.
“Ill fares the land”

~ The Deserted Village.

Oldham Incline Press 1993

No. 28 of 160 copies, being one of 50 signed by the artist Peter S. Carter. double page illustration on title by Peter S. Carter. Printed in Baskeville type. Pp. viii, 26. 19.4 x 15 cms. 8vo., original black and red cloth, printed paper label on spine. An extremely good copy.

One of Incline Press’s first books.
A poem which has as much weight today as it did when it was published in 1770. It decries rural depopulation and the pursuit of excessive wealth.

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