The infamous ‘Essay on woman’; or, John Wilkes seated between Vice and Virtue


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Hamilton, Adrian Wilkes John Essay on, woman


Keyword(s):
English poetry. Women -- Poetry. Censorship -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century. Erotic poetry, English -- History and criticism. Wilkes, John, 1725-1797. Wilkes, John, 1725-1797. Essay on woman. Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 -- Parodies, imitations, etc. Wilkes, John, 1725-1797 -- Censorship. Wilkes, John, 1727-1797. Essay on woman -- Criticism and interpretation.


Year:
1972


Publisher:
Deutsch


Publisher location:
London


Accession number:
862399


Label:
Box 51


Notes:
v.1 : A Rake's Progress -- The thane at court -- The protested peace -- The grand political uproar -- The raind on Great George stree -- The most profligate fellow of the age -- The pamplet war -- The clergyman's crime -- The essay on woman -- The aftermath -- v.2 : Reading copy. "The Essay on woman interleaved with the relevant lines of Pope's Essay on man."/ Each copy is accompanied by a reading copy, identical in content./ Bibliography: p. [8]/ Also issued online. John Wilkes seated between Vice and Virtue. Adrian Hamilton. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PR3765.W531; DA512.W6; Dewey: 942.07/3/0924; B


ISBN:
ISBN: 0233963626 (v. 1); 9780233963624 (v. 1) LCCN: 74-182959


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Research notes:
Dedication (from Daniel, Noah, Emma, Marfa and Jake)


Number of Volumes:
2


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