Peter Pindar [John Wolcot]. Peter's Pension. 1788. First edition.

Peter's Pension

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Peter Pindar [John Wolcot]. Peter's Pension. A Solemn Epistle to a Sublime Personage. London: G. Kearsley, 1788. Second edition. Folio (10.125 x 8.125 x inches; 260 x 210 mm.). [4], 47, [1, ads] pages. Illustrated plate inserted before page [1] ("an Engraving by and Eminent Artist," title-page). Contemporary cord binding, in want of boards and a backstrip (text block only); all edge of text block trimmed. Title-leaf soiled in margins, closed tear (about one inch) to the fore-edge; some occasional browning or foxing to the text, heavy offsetting opposite the engraving. Very good. ESTC T7920; NCBEL Volume II, p. 696. (#10336).