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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
John Gay, a profession of friendship.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
|Named Person:||John Gay; John Gay; John Gay|
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|Description:||xv, 563 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||In paternal land --
The london apprentice --
Grub Street Apollo --
In attendance --
Taking sides --
Trivial pursuits --
The confederates --
The beast of blois --
A will of my own --
The hare and many friends --
Company of beggars --
The terror of ministers --
Industry and idleness.
|Other Titles:||John Gay|
"Nokes is a fine narrative writer, adept at providing the social, literary, and political details that give a good sense of a life lived within its varied and ultimately incoherent context....Highly
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John Gays House?
This not a review, it is more a question I would like answered.
I lived for three years, 1990-1993, in a cottage in the grounds of a large and splendid house in Berkshire named 'John Gays House'. I was wondering if anyone can throw light on whether John Gay himself actually commissioned...
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