Lewis Baboon turned honest, and John Bull, politician : being the fourth part of Law is a bottomless-pit

Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735

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  • Creator printed from a manuscript found in the cabinet of the famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: and publish'd, (as well as the three former parts and appendix) by the author of the New Atalantis
  • Format Books; Microforms
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  • Publication London : Printed for John Morphew, 1712.
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    • 8 unnumbered pages, 37 pages, advertising matter


  • Title in double line border.
  • Attributed also to Swift. cf. Evans. American bibliography.
  • "Both Swift and Pope ascribe this to Arbuthnot." -- Dictionary of national biography.
  • The statement "publish'd ... by the author of the New Atalantis" is misleading. That work was written by Mary de la Rivière Manley (1663-1724) cf. Dictionary of national biography.
  • Fifth of five pamphlets, commonly called Law is a bottomless pit, or The history of John Bull.
  • Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 40055)
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