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A Tale of a Tub Part Second: With Notes and Illustrations

By Democritus Americanus
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia : Printed for the author, 1826.
Language
English
Description
97 p., [1] leaf , [8] leaves of plates ; ill. (ports., part col.) ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • Exists in at least two states: with b&w illustrations printed on text paper, but unnumbered, and with colored illustrations printed on heavier paper, with tissue guardsheets.
  • Historical satire featuring Quakers such as William Penn.
  • "Apolloniana, or A dinner at Ruby's." -- p. [87]-97.
  • Errata: p. [99]
  • Probably considered by its American author to be "Part second" of Jonathan Swift's "Tale of a tub," there being no evidence of an earlier part of the American work. Sometimes attributed to Richard Penn Smith. Cf. NUC pre-1956.
  • Sabin: 94240; Shaw & Shoemaker (1826): 24333.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PS2869 .S7 T3 1826: With b&w illustrations on text paper. Imperfect: p. [3]-[4] and first plate wanting. 20th century pamphlet binding.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PS2869 .S7 T3 1826b: With colored illustrations on text paper. Original printed brown wrappers; upper right corners and lower back edges mouse eaten, but no loss of text. Gift of Sally Feild.
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    a| Historical satire featuring Quakers such as William Penn.
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