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The Works of Peter Pindar

by PINDAR, Peter [pseud. of John Wolcot]

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1794 1st ed Works of Peter Pindar The Lusiad Odes Epistles John Wolcot 5v SET

Known by his pseudonym Peter Pindar, John Wolcot was a famous English satirist who wrote a number of famous epistles and odes, as well as short articles to European figures. See below for a full list of the works included in these five volumes.

Item number: #7625

Price: $550

PINDAR, Peter [pseud. of John Wolcot]

The Works of Peter Pindar

London : Printed for John Walker, No. 44. Paternoster-Row, 1794-1801.


· Collation: Complete with all pages

o 5 volumes

o v1 –

A supplicating epistle to the reviewers

Lyric odes to the royal academicians for 1782…1783…1785

Farewell Odes for 1786

The Lusiad Canto I, II, III, IV

Congratulatory Epistle to James Boswell

Bozzi & Pozi, A town eclogue

o v2 –

An apologetic postscript to ode upon ode

Instructions to a celebrated Laureate

Brother Peter to Brother Tom

Peter's Prophecy

Peters pension a solemn epise.

Sir J. Banks & The Emperor of Morocco

Episle to a falling minister

Subjects for fainters

Expostulatory odes

Benevolent epistle to master John Nicols

A Rowland for an Oliver

Advice to the future laureate

Epistle to James Bruce Esq.

o v3 –

The rights of Kings

Odes to Mr. Paine

The Remonstrance

More money

Odes of importance

The tears of St. Margaret

A pair of lyric epistles to Lord Macartney

Odes to Kien Long

Epistle to the Pope

Pathetic odes to the duck of Richmond


o v4 – [1796 edition]

The Lusiad Canto V

Hair Powder, a plaintive epistleto Mr. Pitt & Frogmore fete

Royl tour & Weymouth Amusements

Pindariana or Peters Portfolio

Convention Bill an ode

o v5 – [1801 edition]

One thousand seven hundred and ninety-six

Ode to the livery of London

Liberty's last squeak

Royal visit to Exeter

Out at last

Lord Auckland's Triumph

Nil Admiral

Tales of the Hoy

Odes to Ins and outs

Tears and smiles

Epistle to Count Rumford

· Language: English

· Binding: Leather; tight and secure

· Size: ~8.5in X 6in (21.5cm x 14.5cm)

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