The Converts: a familiar Ode. Addressed to Sir G----- L--------,…

~ The Converts: a familiar Ode. Addressed to Sir G----- L--------, Chan-----r of the Ex------r. London: Printed for J. Morgan. 1756.

4to (265 × 180 mm), pp. 7, [1], fleuron to title; foredge rather crudely cut, trace of old lateral fold; modern wrappers.

Another copy Sole edition, a vicious satire on Sir George Lyttelton, recently appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer, a post for which he was completely unqualified: ‘They turned an absent poet to the management of the revenue.’ In the words of the Monthly Review: ‘he must feel the lash severely’

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