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SOME NEW PIECES
[Oldham, John].

SOME NEW PIECES

Never before Published. By the Author of the Satyrs upon the Jesuites. London: Printed by M.C. for Jo. Hindmarsh ... 1681.
1st Ed. Slim 8vo. (a-[a4]) + [A] -[I4]. + [ii] adverts. Mispaginated but catchwords follow [T.p. + [viii] + 1-37 + 40-46 + 46-56 + 35 + 58-134 + [ii] adverts]. Ex.-libris Tixall Library, light browning and waterstaining throughout, hinges tender, without pastedowns, contemporary ownership signature to top edge of t.p., 20th century ink annotations to verso of flyleaf, p.18 (line 10) reads correctly kind instead of klnd, most of last line of text not printed at p.86 but written in pencil, contemporary calf with blind ruling to edges of boards, boards rubbed scuffed with sl. wear to corners, blind ruling and remains of paper label to spine worn at tail with loss. ESTC R12528. ‘The author of the Satyrs upon the Jesuites = John Oldham. Printer’s name from Wing CD. Contents and errata on leaf a4r. Caption title on p. 1: Horace his Art of poetry, imitated in English. With final advertisement leaf.’
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