Boston: Joseph Nancrede, 1798. First. hardcover. 264 pages, including 10 pages of ads at rear. 12mo, contemporary calf-backed green boards (well-worn; joints cracked but still sewn; early ownership signature on title but otherwise clean with a minimum of scattered foxing and staining). Boston: Printed by Manning & Loring for Joseph Nancrede, 1798. First American edition, second state with the publisher's ads. A very good(-) copy. very good(-).
Southey was an English romantic poet, one of the so-called Lake Poets; this is his first major full-length work. -- Evans 34584; Sabin 88555; ESTC W20560.