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The Celebrated Lecture on Heads [electronic resource]: Which Has Been Exhibited Upwards of One Hundred Successive Nights, to Crowded Audiences, and Met With the Most Universal Applause. Part I. Introduction. Alexander the Great-Cherokeechief-Quackdoctor-Cuck-Old-Lawyer-Humourous Oration in Praise of the Law-Horse Jockies-Nobody-Lottery of Life-Nobody's, Somebody's, Anybody's, and Everybody's Coats of Arms-Family of Nobody-Vanity Wit Judgment Genius-Architecture Painting - Poetry-Astronomy-Music-Statues of Honesty and Flattery. Part II. Ladies Heads-Riding Hood-Ranelagh Hood-Billingsgate-Laughing and Crying Philosophers-Venus's Girdle-Cleopatra-French Night Cap-Face Painting - Old Maid - Young Married Lady-Old Batchelor-Lass of the Spirit-Quaker-2 Hats Contrasted-and 2 Heads Contrasted. Part III. Phisical Wig-Dissertation on Sneezing and Snuff-Taking-Life of a Blood-Woman of the Town-Tea Table Critic-Learned Critic-City Politician Humorously Described - Gambler's 3 Faces-Gambler's Funeral and Monument-Life and Death of a Wit-Head of a Well-Known Methodist Parson, With a Tabernacle Harangue

Stevens, George Alexander
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
[London] : Printed for J. Pridden, at the Feathers, in Fleetstreet; and sold by most other booksellers, in town and country, [1770?]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Lecture on Heads
Description
[2], 9, [1] p. ; 2⁰.
Notes
  • Anonymous. By George Alexander Stevens.
  • Originally published in 1764 as 'A lecture on heads'.
  • Publication date from TxHR
  • Reproduction of original from Huntington Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, N26639.
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