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Scott Major (John) 1747-1819

Overview
Works: 159 works in 704 publications in 1 language and 10,120 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Records and correspondence  Controversial literature  Humor  Parodies, imitations, etc  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: HB161, 330
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An epistle from Oberea, Queen of Otaheite : to Joseph Banks, Esq. Translated by T. Q. Z. Esq. Professor of the Otaheite language in Dublin, ... and enriched with historical and explanatory notes by Scott( Book )

65 editions published between 1774 and 2005 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in imitation of Ovid, the poem pokes fun at Banks and his purportedly amorous shore leave on Tahiti (Banks had a considerable reputation as a ladies' man). The poem masquerades as an affectionate letter from Queen Oberea of Tahiti, who recollects her encounters with Banks. In the text, which incorporates notes from Hawkesworth's account of Cook's first voyage, Banks is cast as Ulysses and the Queen as Calypso
A letter to the Right Hon. Edmund Burke : in reply to his "Reflections on the revolution in France, &c." by Scott( Book )

52 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major Scott's speech on a motion made by the Right Honourable William Pitt : for leave to bring in "A bill for the relief of the East-India Company, &c. &c." : on Friday, July 2, 1784 by Scott( Book )

13 editions published between 1784 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to the directors and proprietors of East-India stock, and to the Right Honourable Edmund Burke by Scott( Book )

18 editions published in 1782 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, paymaster general of His Majesty's forces by Scott( Book )

9 editions published in 1783 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to the Right Honourable Henry Dundas : on his inconsistency as the Minister of India by Scott( Book )

11 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven letters to the people of Great-Britain by Scott( Book )

8 editions published in 1789 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reply to Mr. Burke's speech of the first of December, 1783, on Mr. Fox's East-India Bill by Scott( Book )

10 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to the Right Honourable Charles James Fox : one of His Majesty's principal Secretaries of State by Scott( Book )

6 editions published in 1783 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerning Fox's bill for the reform of the East India Company
A letter from Major Scott to Philip Francis, Esq by Scott( Book )

13 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conduct of His Majesty's late ministers considered : as it affected the East-India Company and Mr. Hastings by Scott( Book )

11 editions published between 1784 and 1785 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The speech of Major Scott, in the House of Commons, on the fourth charge against Mr. Hastings : on Thursday, February 8, 1787 by Scott( Book )

10 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on Mr. Belsham's Memoirs of the reign of George the Third by Scott( Book )

6 editions published in 1796 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The speech of Major Scott in the House of Commons, on Friday, May, 21, 1790 : on the complaint of General Burgoyne for a breach of privilege by Scott( Book )

8 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Asiaticus 1747-1819

Bengal officer 1747-1819

Independent proprietor and Asiaticus 1747-1819

J. S 1747-1819

J. S (John Scott), 1747-1819

John Scott Waring personnalité politique britannique

John Scott Waring politicus uit Engeland (-1819)

Member of the Revolution Society 1747-1819

S, J. 1747-1819

S., J. (John Scott), 1747-1819

Scott, John 1747-1819

Scott-Waring, John 1747-1819

Waring, John 1747-1819

Waring, John Scott 1747-1819

Whig 1747-1819

Languages
English (351)