JESSE, John Heneage.
London: a fragmentary poem. FIRST EDITION. Saunders & Otley. 1847
Half title browned; p81/82 torn in lower corner without loss of text. Later green boards, dark green cloth spine. v.g.
¶Jesse, a minor literary figure, held a clerkship in the Admiralty and enjoyed the patronage of William IV, a friend of his father. This poem is dedicated to Samuel Rogers, 'as a token of admiration and esteem'.