The Life, Literary Labors and Neglected Grave of Richard Henry Wilde [cover title].

Publisher: [Augusta, Georgia,: n.p., 1885.],
Edition: First separate edition.
Condition: Wrappers a little stained and worn; very good copy.
Book ID: 27291


8vo, original printed wrappers, 21 pages.


A short memoir of the life and literary activities of Richard Henry Wilde (1789-1847), reprinted from the Augusta Chronicle of September, 1885. Jones sought to rescue Wilde from obscurity, and to make the case that the poem "My Life is like the Summer Rose" - a popular Southern poem whose authorship was in dispute - was by Wilde.

Price: $150.00

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