The Omnium…pieces in prose and verse

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Contents: A journal of a late three day tour into France — Anecdotes and critical remarks — A modest defence of my late translations of Horace, against the opinions of the editors of the British critic, and The critical review — Imitations and translations — Original pieces.

Uncut in contemporary paper-backed boards, spine with original printed label.

  • Author: Clubbe, William, 1745-1814.
  • Title: The omnium : containing the journal of a late three days tour into France, curious and extraordinary anecdotes, critical remarks, and other miscellaneous pieces in prose and verse / by William Clubbe, L.L.B., Vicar of Brandeston, Suffolk.
  • Published: Ipswich : Printed and sold by George Jermyn : sold also by F. and C. Rivington … London, 1798.

Catalog record

82 798ch

Acquired December 2012

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