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MILLER, Rev. James (1706--1744)
The great man's answer to Are these things so? In a dialogue brtween [sic] his honour and the Englishman in his grotto. By the author of Are these things so?
London: printed for T. Cooper, 1740.
[4], 13, [1] p. ; 33.3 cm. (2º)

Anonymous. By the Rev. James Miller, Rector of Upcerne, Dorset. The 'great man' is Sir Robert Walpole. Are these things so? was published by Cooper in October 1740 (q.v.) and inaugurated a pamphlet campaign against Walpole over the Second Pardo Convention of 1739. On title-page: 'Price One Shilling.'. ESTC t4572; Foxon M249.

Copy Notes Bound (2) after Are these things so? (q.v.) in a collection of satirical pamphlets, chiefly in verse, including several further in the exchange over Walpole; the front pastedown inscribed in ink H Lushington 1766.

Binding C18th quarter pigskin (?), marbled-paper boards, red morocco spine-label gilt-lettered 'Miscellaneous Poems'. Numbered '62' in a series of pamphlet volumes.

Reference Number 2379


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