Research Catalog

The present state of wit

Title
The present state of wit [by] John Gay (1711), with an introd. by Donald F. Bond and a bibliographical note; and excerpts from The English Theophrastus; or, The manners of the age (1702), with an introd. by W. Earl Britton.
Author
Gay, John, 1685-1732.
Publication
[Los Angeles] Augustan Reprint Society, 1947.

Details

Additional Authors
Boyer, Abel, 1667-1729.
Description
5, 7, 5 p., facsims.: 27, 282-285 p.; 21 cm.
Series Statement
Augustan Reprint Society. [Publication no. 7] Ser. 1: Essays on wit, no. 3
Uniform Title
  • English Theophrastus.
  • Publication (Augustan Reprint Society) ; no. 7.
Subjects
Note
  • Bound together with 12 volumes.
  • The English Theophrastus is usually ascribed to Abel Boyer. Cf. Introd.
  • With reproductions of original title pages.
LCCN
a 49004138