A poem to His Majesty King George, II. on the present state of affairs in England: with remarks on the alterations expected at court, after the rise of the Parliament. By the Rev. Dr. J. Swift, ... In Lilliputian verse.

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  • A poem to His Majesty King George, II. on the present state of affairs in England: with remarks on the alterations expected at court, after the rise of the Parliament. By the Rev. Dr. J. Swift, ... In Lilliputian verse.
  • Lilliputian ode on King George the IId's and Queen Caroline's happy accession to the throne
Author

Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743.

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A poem to His Majesty King George, II. on the present state of affairs in England: with remarks on the alterations expected at court, after the rise of the Parliament. By the Rev. Dr. J. Swift, ... In Lilliputian verse. — Lilliputian ode on King George the IId's and Queen Caroline's happy accession to the throne Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743.; Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. 1 sheet ; 1/4⁰. Dublin :: printed by little George Faulkner, 1727.

Note: Not in fact by Swift, but by Henry Carey.

Note: A slip-song - "Smile, smile,/Blest isle,".

Note: First issued as 'A Lilliputian ode on King George the IId's and Queen Caroline's happy accession to the throne'.

Note: Reprinted in: Carey's 'Poems on several occasions', 3rd ed., 1729.

Note: Reproduction of original from the Huntington Library.

Note: Foxon, C46

Note: Teerink-Scouten, 1230

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCN11663.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).

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