The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith : with remarks, attempting to ascertain, chiefly from local observation, the actual scene of The deserted village / by R.H. Newell ; and illustrative engravings, by Mr. Alkin, from drawings taken upon the spot.
- Additional Title(s):
Goldsmith's poetical works
- London : Printed for Suttaby, Evance and Company, Stationers' court, Ludgate street, by Turner and Hadley, Queen's buildings, Cheltenham , 1820.
- Physical Description:
- iv, 182 p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPR3481 .N49 1820+ Copy 1 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- BEIN Tinker +1149: Bookplate and autograph of John Wyndham Bruce. Bookplate of Chauncey Brewster Tinker.
Cover title, from publisher's printed label: Goldsmith's poetical works, with remarks by the Rev. R.H. Newell. Illustrated by seven engravings from drawings by Alkin. Second edition.
"The views were taken in Lissoy, Ireland, the village often accepted as the original 'Auburn' in Goldsmith's poem."--J.R. Abbey (Scenery 456), in reference to the 1811 edition.
Originally published in 1811.
With aquatint engravings.
Tinker lib. 1149
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 459
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in original grey paper covered boards,with printed title label. Autograph: Maria Steward. Copy 2 bound in blind-tooled calf.
- Subject Terms:
- Bruce, John Wyndham -- Autograph.Bruce, John Wyndham -- Bookplate.Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. Deserted village.Lissoy (Ireland)Poetry, English.Steward, Maria -- Autograph.Suttaby, Evance, and Company -- Publisher.Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 -- Bookplate.Turner and Hadley -- Printer.
- Aquatints -- 1811.
- The traveller
- The deserted village
- The hermit
- The haunch of venison, a poetical epistle
- Retaliation, a poem
- Postscript to Retaliation. Notes to Retaliation
- Double transformation, a tale
- The logicians refuted
- A new simile, in the manner of Swift
- Description of an author's bed-chamber
- The clown's reply
- An elegy on the death of a mad dog
- Elegy on Mrs. Mary Blaize
- On a beautiful youth struck blind by lightning
- The gift
- Stanzas on woman
- Lines attributed to Dr. Goldsmith
- Song intended to have been sung in "She stoops to conquer"
- Song from the Oratoria of the Captivity
- Stanzas on the taking of Quebec
- Epitaph on Dr. Parnell
- Epitaph on Edward Purdon
- Prologue, written and spoken by the poet Laberius
- Prologue to Zobeide, a tragedy
- Epilogue in the character of Harlequin
- Epilogue to the comedy of the sisters
- Epilogue, spoken by Mrs. Bulkley and Miss Catley
- Epilogue, intended for Mrs. Bulkley.