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The Philosophic Whim: Or, Astronomy a Farce. In the Old Thespian Manner. Being a New and Humorous Display of the Universe. With Proper Elucidations; Intimating. I. A Moral and Practical Antidote Against the Farther Progress of Conjugal Infidelity Among the Great. II. That the Institution of the Scavoir Vivre Club Is Not Modern, But Derived From a Celebrated Hero of Ancient Greece; With Many Other Useful, Instructive, and Entertaining Articles; All Respectfully Dedicated to the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. By the Author of Dramatic Genius [electronic resource]

Hiffernan, Paul
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for G. Kearsly, at No 46, near Serjeants Inn in Fleet-Street, M.DCC.LXXIV. [1774]
Language
English
Description
[4], 19, [1] p. ; 4⁰.
Notes
  • Dedication signed: Paul Hiffernan, M.D.
  • Three verse cantos, with "Elucidations".
  • With a half-title.
  • Reproduction of original from British 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
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Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, T88493.
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