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作者 Gordon, Thomas, d. 1750
書名 The humourist [electronic resource] : Being essays upon several subjects, viz. news-writers. Enthusiasm. The spleen. Country entertainment. Love. The history of Miss Manage. Ambition and pride. Idleness. Fickleness of human nature. Prejudice. Witchcraft. Ghosts and apparitions. The weather. Female disguises. The art of modern conversation. The use of speech. The punishment of staying at home on Sunday, &c. Criticism. Art of begging. Anger. Avarice. Death. Grief. Keeping the ten commandments. Travel misapply'd. Flattery. The abuse of words. Credulity. Eating. The love of power. The expedients to get rid of time. Retirement. The story of will. Hacket the enthusiast. With a dedication to the man in the moon. By the author of the Apology for parson Alberoni; the dedication to a great man concerning dedications, &c
出版項 London : Printed for W. Boreham at the Angel in Pater-noster Row, 1720
說明 2 v. ; 12⁰
附註 Author of the Apology for Parson Alberoni = Thomas Gordon
With a 30p. dedication, Preface to the reader, and Contents leaf in vol. I; with dedication, Advertisement and Contents in v. [2]
Vol. [2] imprint reads: London, printed for T. Woodward, at the Half-Moon over against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleet-street, MDCCXXV
The Advertisement to v. [2] begins, "The success of the virst volume encouraged the bookseller to collect the following essays, and form them into a second"; the second volume title page is unnumbered
Vol. I was reprinted several times in 1720 and 1724
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford)
English Short Title Catalog, N70714
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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
主題 Entertainment -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
Morals -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
Emotions -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
Enthusiasm -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
Love -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
English essays -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Essays -- Early works to 1800
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