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[Miller, James]
ARE THESE THINGS SO? THE PREVIOUS QUESTION FROM AN ENGLISHMAN IN HIS GROTTO TO A GREAT MAN AT COURT. T. COOPER, 1740
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[Miller, James]
ARE THESE THINGS SO? THE PREVIOUS QUESTION FROM AN ENGLISHMAN IN HIS GROTTO TO A GREAT MAN AT COURT. T. COOPER, 1740
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[Miller, James]
ARE THESE THINGS SO? THE PREVIOUS QUESTION FROM AN ENGLISHMAN IN HIS GROTTO TO A GREAT MAN AT COURT. T. COOPER, 1740
folio, second edition "corrected: with the addition of twenty lines omitted in the former impressions", half-title, disbound, contemporary ink annotations to a few pages, two spots of soiling to half-title
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Literature

ESTC T102900; Foxon M237

Catalogue Note

A satire on Prime Minister Robert Walpole, written as if from Alexander Pope. The first edition appeared earlier the same year, but, according to the advertisement in this edition, twenty lines were omitted "which made the conclusion very abrupt". 

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London