Proposals for printing a very curious discourse: in two volumes in quarto, intitled, Pseudologia politikē; or, a treatise of the art of political lying, with an abstract of the first volume of the said treatise.

Title

Proposals for printing a very curious discourse: in two volumes in quarto, intitled, Pseudologia politikē; or, a treatise of the art of political lying, with an abstract of the first volume of the said treatise.

Author

Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735.

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Proposals for printing a very curious discourse: in two volumes in quarto, intitled, Pseudologia politikē; or, a treatise of the art of political lying, with an abstract of the first volume of the said treatise. Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735. 22,[2]p. ; 8⁰. London :: printed for John Morphew, 1712.

Note: Attributed to John Arbuthnot. Sometimes also attributed to Jonathan Swift. 'Pseudologia politikē' in the title is transliterated from the Greek.

Note: With a half-title: 'Proposals for printing the Art of political lying, in two volumes', and a final advertisement leaf.

Note: A satire, probably not intended to be published.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: Teerink-Scouten, 875

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT75422.

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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