A manuscript, 1784.

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Hamilton, Mary, Lady, 1739-1816. A manuscript, 1784.

A manuscript, 1784.

Manuscript of a satirical novella concerning an imaginary voyage by the narrator to a distant planet inhabited by giants, during which he encounters the "Royal Academy" of the planet and the "Chief Minister" (modelled on Pitt the Younger).

1 v. (50 p.) ; 34 x 21 cm.

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Hamilton, Mary, Lady, 1739-1816

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Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745

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Pitt, William, 1759-1806

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