Book #70659
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published. John Arbuthnot, Jonathan Swift.
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...
Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...

Law is a Bottomless Pit, Or, The History of John Bull, Published...

A Classic Satire of Eighteenth-Century English Lawyers and Politicians [Arbuthnot, John (1667-1735)]. [Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745)]. Law is a Bottomless-Pit. Exemplify'd in the Case of the Lord Strutt, John Bull, Nicholas Frog, And Lewis Baboon. Who Spent All They Had in a Law-Suit. Printed from a Manuscript Found in the Cabinet of the Famous Sir Humphry Polesworth. London: Printed for John Morphew, Near Stationer's-Hall, 1712. Price 3d. 24 pp. Publisher advertisement at foot of p. 24. [Bound with] John Bull in His Senses: Being the Second Part of Law is a Bottomless-Pit. Printed from a Manuscript Found in the Cabinet of the Famous Sir Humphry Polesworth. London: Printed for John Morphew, Near Stationer's-Hall, 1712. Price 3d. 24 pp. Publisher advertisement at foot of p. 24. [And] John Bull Still in His Senses: Being the Third Part of Law is a Bottomless-Pit. Printed from a Manuscript Found in the Cabinet of the Famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: And Publish'd, (As Well as the Two Former Parts) by the Author of the New Atalantis. London: Printed for John Morphew, Near Stationer's-Hall, 1712. Prince 6d. 47, [1] pp. Final page is a publisher advertisement. [And] Lewis Baboon Turned Honest, And John Bull Politician. Being The Fourth Part of Law is a Bottomless-Pit. 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 Atlantis. London: Printed for John Morphew, Near Stationers-Hall, 1712. Price 6d. [viii], 37, [3] pp. Two of final three pages are a publisher advertisement. [And] An Appendix to John Bull Still in His Senses: Or, Law is a Bottomless-Pit. Printed from a Manuscript Found in the Cabinet of the Famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: And Publish'd, (As Well as the Three Former Parts) by the Author of the New Atalantis. London: Printed for John Morphew, Near Stationer's-Hall, 1712. Price 3d. 22, [2] pp. Final two pages are a publisher advertisement. Stab-stitched pamphlets bound into recent plain paper boards. Light rubbing to extremities with minor wear to spine ends, corners bumped, front hinge cracked, rear hinge starting. Moderate toning to text, light foxing in places, headlines affected in a few places by trimming with minor loss to text, light soiling.

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