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Anstey, Christopher, 1724–1805
An election ball : in poetical letters from Mr. Inkle, at Bath, to his wife at Glocester : with a poetical address to John Miller, Esq. at Batheaston villa / by the Author of the New Bath guide.
The third edition.
[Bath] : Printed for the author, by S. Hazard, Bath, and sold by Dodsley ..., and Wilkie ..., 1776.
London : Fletcher and Hodson, at Cambridge, ... and all the other book-sellers at Bath, 1776.
Physical Description:
64 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3316 A3 A62 1776
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC: This copy imperfect, engraved frontispiece wanting. Copy does contain an original drawing, may be by Coplestone-Warre Bampfylde (pen, black ink and greywash). See George 5385.
First published in London, 1776; cf. NCBEL II, col. 638.
Head and tailpieces.
"The first ode of the first book of Horace imitated", with Latin notes on opposite pages, is addressed to John Miller: p. [5]-21.
"An election ball": p. [23]-64.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum, 5385.
Subject Terms:
Fletcher and Hodson -- Publisher.
Hazard, S. -- Printer.
Horace. Carmina. Liber I -- Parodies.
Wilkie -- Publisher.
Bampfylde, Coplestone Warre, 1720-1791, ill.

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