Miscellanies. Consisting chiefly of original pieces in prose and verse
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Miscellanies. Consisting chiefly of original pieces in prose and verse By D--n S---t. by Jonathan Swift

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Published by Dublin printed. London: re-printed for A. Moore in [London] .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1291, no. 9.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL16855136M

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Childhood. Chatterton was born in Bristol where the office of sexton of St Mary Redcliffe had long been held by the Chatterton family. The poet's father, also named Thomas Chatterton, was a musician, a poet, a numismatist, and a dabbler in the had been a sub-chanter at Bristol Cathedral and master of the Pyle Street free school, near Redcliffe church. Lateth-century commonplace book containing original and transcribed verse and prose, with references to theatrical performances by Mrs Siddons, Garrick and others, at York and elsewhere. Lt William Shevington, The Life and Actions of W.S. Written by Himself during his Confinement in the Tower at Liverpool, bound volume, The book is written in prose, Lefranc), are interesting and characteristic, consisting of verse-epistles, comedies (pieces in dramatic form on the death of Francis I., &c.), Les Prisons, a long allegorical poem of amorous-religious-historical tenor; some miscellaneous verse chiefly in dizains, and a later and remarkable piece. First impression of the first single volume edition of The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift. First edition thus. ***Good in green cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and decorative borders to spine and small gilt circular decoration to the front board and ornate blind decorative borders to front and rear boards.