SEVENTEEN HUNDRED AND THIRTY-NINE. OR, THE MODERN P----S. A SATIRE. MOST HUMBLY INSCRIB'D TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD.

London: Printed for T. Reynolds, 1739. 8pp. Folio. Later boards. Some pencil annotations in the text, boards a bit soiled, otherwise very good. Item #WRCLIT64483

First edition. An anonymous poem on the modern peers, identified by Foxon as possibly by the same author as BRITANNIA'S PRECUATION (1741) and THE HIBERNIAN POLITICIANS (1740), someone "possibly named Gardiner." FOXON S354. ROTHSCHILD 221. ESTC T4631.

Price: $250.00