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The imperial epistle, and The shade of Alexander Pope. [microform] / By the author of The pursuits of literature.

Author/Creator:
Mathias, Thomas James, 1754?-1835.
Publication:
Philadelphia: : Printed by H. Maxwell, for A. Dickins, bookseller, North Second Street, opposite Christ-Church., 1800.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[4], 49, [1], 59, [3] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37937.
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37941.
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Other Title:
Shade of Alexander Pope.
Subjects:
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744.
Grattan, Henry, 1746-1820.
Qianlong, Emperor of China, 1711-1799.
Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Anecdotes.
Form/Genre:
Poems -- 1800.
Satires.
Booksellers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Half-title: The imperial epistle from Kien Long, to George the Third.
Attributed to Thomas James Mathias in the Dictionary of national biography.
"The imperial epistle from Kien Long, Emperor of China, to George the Third, King of Great Britain, &c. &c. &c. in the year 1794. ... Translated into English verse from the original Chinese poetry. ..."--49, [1] p., with separate title page. A satire on the contemporary politics of Great Britain.
"The shade of Alexander Pope, on the banks of the Thames. A satirical poem, with notes. Occasioned chiefly, but not wholly, by the residence of Henry Grattan, ex-representative in Parliament for the city of Dublin, at Twickenham, in November, 1798. ..."--59, [3] p., with separate title page and half-title. Bookseller's advertisements, p. [61-62].
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37937).
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37941).
Cited in:
Evans 37937
Evans 37941
Contains:
Mathias, Thomas James, 1754?-1835. Shade of Alexander Pope.
OCLC:
55830464