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ANON. LORD BYRON'S FAREWELL TO ENGLAND; with Three Other Poems, vis Ode to St. Helena, To My Daughter, on the morning of her birth, and To the Lily of France. £ 145.00

London. J. Johnston. 1816. pp. (iv), 31, (i) of adverts. 8vo. Modern quarter cloth, boards, front board label. The work is spurious. Byron wrote to Murray on 22nd July 1816 "I need hardly say that I know nothing of all this trash...............and as to the Lily of France I should as soon think of celebrating a turnip". Wise Vol 2, p69.

Order Number: 1810

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