WorldCat Identities

Risk, George -1762

Overview
Works: 18 works in 18 publications in 2 languages and 44 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Manuscripts  Dictionaries  Portraits  Pamphlets  Parodies, imitations, etc  Drama  Textbooks  Church history 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: AC4, 821.5
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by George Risk
The merchant A naval lyrick: written in imitation of Pindar's spirit. On the British trade, and navigation. By E. Young, L.L.D by Edward Young( Book )
1 edition published in 1730 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pope's "Essay on man" by Alexander Pope( Book )
1 edition published in 1733 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1887 edition of Pope's great philosophical and satirical poem—originally published in 1733-34—contains an introduction by series editor Henry Morley. This masterwork attempts to “vindicate the ways of God to man. Voltaire described the poem as, “the most beautiful, the most useful, the most sublime didactic poem ever written in any language. In addition to the Essay on Man, Pope's “Satires and “Moral Essays are included in this volume
The patron, or, The stateman's opera : as it is acted at the theatres in London by Odell( Book )
1 edition published in 1729 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Achilles An opera. As it is perform'd at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Written by the late Mr. Gay. With the musick prefix'd to each song by John Gay( Book )
1 edition published in 1733 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of the use of riches an epistle to the Right Honourable Allen Lord Bathurst. By Mr. Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )
1 edition published in 1733 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ovid's Metamorphoses : in fifteen books by Ovid( Book )
1 edition published in 1727 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sir Samuel Garth translation into English verse, illustrated by Hans Erni
An essay on man In epistles to a friend. Epistle III by Alexander Pope( Book )
1 edition published in 1733 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The slip : a farce : as it is acted at the theatres with great applause by Christopher Bullock( Book )
1 edition published in 1720 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The state of the Protestants of Ireland under the late King James's government in which their carriage towards him is justified, and the absolute necessity of their endeavouring to be freed from his government, and of submitting to Their present Majesties, is demonstrated by William King( Book )
1 edition published in 1744 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Separate pagination sequence for appendices Armorial bookplate on front paste-down: 'Qurere verum' Quarter bound in calf, rebacked in brown leather The state of the Protestants of Ireland : under the late King James's government. In which their carriage towards him is justified, and the absolute necessity of their endeavouring to be freed from his government, and of submitting to their present Majesties is demonstrated. With an appendix of Acts of Parliament, proclamations, letters, and original paper, &c
The constant couple : a trip to the Jubilee by George Farquhar( Book )
1 edition published in 1725 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The beggar's opera As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn-Fields. Written by Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )
1 edition published in 1728 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Beggar's Opera is a ballad opera in three acts written in 1728 by John Gay. It is one of the watershed plays in Augustan drama and is the only example of the once thriving genre of satirical ballad opera to remain popular today. Ballad operas were satiric musical plays that used some of the conventions of opera, but without recitative. The lyrics of the airs in the piece are set to popular broadsheet ballads, opera arias, church hymns and folk tunes of the time. The Beggar's Opera premiered at Lincoln's Inn Fields on 28 January 1728 and ran for 62 consecutive performances, which was the lo
Institutio Graecae grammatices compendiaria in usum regiae scholae Westmonasteriensis by William Camden( Book )
1 edition published in 1750 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The works of William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )
1 edition published in 1736 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.79 (from 0.63 for A detectio ... to 1.00 for The slip : ...)
Alternative Names
Risk, G. (George), -1762
Risk, George, d. 1762
Languages
English (17)
Latin (1)