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Book Number 600 
Author Peter Pindar; John Wolcot 
Title A Poetical, Supplicating, Modest and Affecting Epistle to those Literary Colossuses, the Reviewers, by Peter Pindar Esq. 
Date c. 1787. 
Publisher G. Kearsley 
Place of Publication London 
Edition A new edition. 
Volume Information  
Cover Contemporary full calf rebacked expertly saving the original spine in six densely-gilt compartments of gilt-tooled bands, red morocco label on two.  
Illustration With four plates by Rowlandson.  
Size 4to 
Condition An excellent copy, text and plates are clean and crisp, in decorative period binding.  
Translation Info  
Notes This work is bound with 11 other works by Wolcot: 1) Lyric Odes to the Royal Academicians, for MDCCLXXXII…,the sixth edition, enlarged. London 1787. 4to, pp. 36. 2) Lyric Odes, for 1783, the third edition. London. 1786. 4to, pp. 31, (1). 3) Lyric Odes, for the year 1785, the seventh edition. London. 1787. 4to, pp. 50, (1). 4) Farewel Odes, for the year 1786, the fourth edition. London. 1786. 4to, pp. 64. 5) The Lousiad, an Heroi-Comic Poem, the seventh edition. London 1787. 4to, (1), plate, pp. 5-38, (1), (1). 6) The Lousiad, an Heroi-Comic Poem, the forth edition. London. 1787. 4to, (1), plate, pp. 45, (1). 7) A Poetical and Congratulatory Epistle to James Boswell Esq., the sixth edition. London. 1787. 4to, pp. 22, (1). 8) Bozzy and Piozzi, or the British Biographers, a Town Eclogue. The seventh edition. London. 1786. 4to, (1), plate, (1), pp. 3-72. 9) Ode Upon Ode, or a Peep at St. Jame’s… The seventh edition. London. 1787. 4to, (1), blank, plate, x, pp. 11-79, (1). 10) An Apologetic Postscript to Ode Upon Ode. London. 1787. 4to, pp. 23, (1). 11) Instructions to Celebrated Laureat…The fifth edition. London. 1787. 4to, (iv), pp. 31, (1).  
Price (US$) 1250  
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