William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Deserted Village (19  September  1791) Goldsmith, OliverThe deserted village. 1770
If WG read this poem in a collection of Goldsmith, as is likely, the first edition is the following:
Goldsmith, OliverPoems by the late Dr. Oliver Goldsmith, viz. The traveller. The hermit. The deserted village. Retaliation. To which is prefixed the life of the author. 1775

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