The Village (Crabbe)

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The Village  (1783) 
by George Crabbe

The Village is a narrative poem by George Crabbe, published in 1783. The poem contrasts the traditional representation of the rural idyll in Augustan poetry with the realities of village life.Excerpted from The Village (poem) on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

THE

VILLAGE:

A

POEM.

IN TWO BOOKS.

BY

THE REVD. GEORGE CRABBE,

CHAPLAIN TO HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF RUTLAND, &c.



LONDON:

PRINTED FOR J. DODSLEY, PALL-MALL.


M.DCC.LXXXIII.

page

Books (not listed in original)

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.