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The Diaboliad, A Poem Dedicated to the Worst Man in His Majesty's Dominions

[COMBE, William]

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Second title page for Additions to the Diaboliad, last 13 pages. Combe's first big success, first published in 1776, refers to Simon Luttrell, 1st Earl of Carhampton, whose rakish behaviour earned him the title "King of Hell."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: G. Kearsly
  • Edition: The Second Edition
  • Date Published: MDCLXXVII [1777]
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    iv, 24, 13 p. 25 cm. Tipped-in engraving on rear of title page states "Lond. Mag. March 1777." Disbound. Lacks half title. Some foxing to last pages. Offsetting from engraving on first page and adhesive has marked the title.