The rolliad : in two parts; probationary odes for the laureatship; and political miscellanies: with criticisms and illustrations. Revised, corrected and enlarged by the original authors

Format: eBook
Published: Dublin printed for J. Milliken, NO. 32, Grafton-Street 1796, 1796
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"Each number of the 'Criticisms on the Rolliad professed to be a commentary of a new epic that has just appeared. The Rolliad took its name from John Rolle, M.P. 'Probationary odes' purported to be the competitive essays of Warton's rivals for the Laureatship" (NUC). - "Originally appeared in the Morning Herald and Daily Advertiser for 1784 and after" (CBEL vol.II). - A collection of satires on Pitt and his followers by Richard Tickell, Richard Fitzpatrick, Joseph Richardson, George Ellis, French Laurence and others. - English Short Title Catalog, T133177. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With an 'Advertisement to the fourth edition' implying that this is the fourth edition
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],viii,416p.,plate) 8°