Poems on Several Occasions. by PARNELL, Dr. Thomas (1679-1718).

PARNELL, Dr. Thomas (1679-1718).

Poems on Several Occasions. Written by Dr. Thomas Parnell, Late Archdeacon of Clogher:And published by Mr. Pope. To which is added, The life of Zoilus: And his Remarks on Homer’s Battles of the Frogs and Mice. London, Tonson, 1760

12mo (163 x 97 mm), pp. [2], 252, [2], marginal glue stains from pastedowns to first and last couple of leaves, slight yellowing, bound in contemporary calf, single fillet gilt, spine gilt in compartments with gilt-lettered red morocco label, upper hinge starting but firm, head and tail of spine chipped, extremities rubbed.

A later edition of poems by Thomas Parnell, an Anglo-Irish author and clergyman acquainted with Jonathan Swift and Alexander Pope.

ESTC t139126.

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