The rolliad : in two parts; Probationary odes for the laureatship; and Political eclogues: with criticisms and illustrations. Revised, corrected and enlarged by the original authors

Format: eBook
Published: London printed for J. Ridgway, York-Street, ST. James's Square 1799, 1799
Edition:The twenty-first edition
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:" Originally appeared in the Morning Herald and Daily Advertiser for 1784 and after" (CBEL vol.II.). - "Each number of the 'Criticisms on the Rolliad' professed to be a commentary of a new epic that had just appeared. The Rolliad look its name from John Rolle, M.P. 'Probationary odes' purported to be the competitive essays of Warton's rivals for the laureatship" (NUC). - 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, T133704. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With two final advertisement leaves
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (xxxii,524,[4]p.,plate) 8°