Ion; A Tragedy, In Five Acts
Ion; A Tragedy, In Five Acts


Ion; A Tragedy, In Five Acts


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This is the author's best known work. No published for the public until the following year. Talfourd, a judge and MP, was also a member of the literary circle of Godwin, Hazlitt, Coleridge, Lamb and Wordsworth. "W. W. Follett" is probably Sir William Webb Follett, lawyer and politician who was Solicitor-General about the time this book was printed.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed by A. J. Valpy, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street. For Private Circulation. Not Published
  • Edition: First Edition of April 1835, without sonnets included in second edition
  • Date Published: [1835]
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xvii, 204 p. 23 cm. Cloth. Boards detached, much of spine missing, corners bumped. Worm holes in bottom margins. Presentation copy signed by Talfourd to Sir W. W. Follett on front endpaper.

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