The Club : or, a Grey-Cap for a Green Head. Containing Maxims, Advice, and Cautions. Being a Dialogue between a Father and Son. In which is Interspers'd the following Characters, Viz. Antiquary, Buffoon, Critic, Detractor, Envioso, Flatterer, Gamester, Hypocrite, Impertinent, Knave, Lawyer, Morose, Newsmonger, Opiniator, Projector, Quack, Rake, Swearer, Traveller, Usurer, Wiseman, Xantippe, Youth, Zany the Vintner. These Characters being merely intended, to expose Vice and Folly; let none pretend to a Key; nor seek for another's Picture, lest he find his own. For, Qui capit ille facit. In vino veritas.

By: PUCKLE, JAMES

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Dublin: Printed by S Powell for William Heatly, at the Bible and Dove in College-green, 1737. 6th addition, with additions. 16mo, leather, raised bands and lettering piece, [xviii dedication and subscribers],188,[iv index - missing final page of index]. Portrait frontispiece. Head of spine and corners worn; covers a little scuffed and top back corner creased; hinges cracked; endpapers soiled with name; name on title page; some soiling/staining of text and some lower corners turned.

Title: The Club : or, a Grey-Cap for a Green Head. Containing Maxims, Advice, and Cautions. Being a Dialogue between a Father and Son. In which is Interspers'd the following Characters, Viz. Antiquary, Buffoon, Critic, Detractor, Envioso, Flatterer, Gamester, Hypocrite, Impertinent, Knave, Lawyer, Morose, Newsmonger, Opiniator, Projector, Quack, Rake, Swearer, Traveller, Usurer, Wiseman, Xantippe, Youth, Zany the Vintner. These Characters being merely intended, to expose Vice and Folly; let none pretend to a Key; nor seek for another's Picture, lest he find his own. For, Qui capit ille facit. In vino veritas.

Author Name: PUCKLE, JAMES

Categories: LITERATURE,

Publisher: 1737

Binding: hardback

Seller ID: NAUGHTON810711

Keywords: LITERATURE 18TH CEN PRINTING DUBLIN PRINTING ANTIQUARIAN RE251113,