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Miscellanies / written by Jonathan Swift ...

Author/Creator:
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
Standardized Title:
Miscellanies.
Edition:
The fourth edition.
Publication:
London : [s.n.], 1722.
Format/Description:
Book
[6], xxvii, [1], 204 p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 17 cm. (12mo)
Form/Genre:
Advertisements -- England -- London -- 18th century.
Contents:
I. The art of punning
II. The right of precedence
III. Advice to a young poet
IV. The swearer's bank
V. A defence of English commodities
VI. An imitation of Horace
VII. Letters, poems, tales, &c.
Notes:
Each section has special t.p.
"The art of punning" (p. i-xxvii, 1-32) has been attributed to Thomas Sheridan or to Sheridan and Swift. Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat.; Teerink.
Swift's authorship of parts of the remainder of the text is considered doubtful by Teerink. Cf. H. Teerink. A bibliography of the writings of Jonathan Swift. Philadelphia, 1963. p. 131.
Advertisements on p. [6] (first count).
Local notes:
Forrest copy with: Puff-indorst, Fartinando. The benefit of farting explain'd. Long-fart (Longford in Ireland) [i.e. London] : Printed by Simon Bumbubbard ..., 1722 -- The wonderful wonder of wonders. London : [s.n.], Printed in the year 1722.
Forrest copy imperfect: port. wanting.
Penn Provenance:
Forrest, Edwin, Estate of (donor) (Forrest copy)
Appleton, H.W. (bookplate) (Teerink copy)
Penn Chronology:
1722
Cited in:
ESTC t039486
Teerink-Scouten 19
Contains:
Sheridan, Thomas, 1687-1738. Art of punning.
OCLC:
3384429
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