HAYLEY, William. ~ Occasional Stanzas, written at the Request of the Revolution Society, and recited at their Anniversary, November 4, 1788. To which is added, Queen Mary to King William, during his Campaign in Ireland, 1690; a poetical Epistle... London: Printed for T. Cadell... 1788.
4to (257 × 202 mm), pp. , 29, ; some light spotting; disbound.
First edition. The Revolution Society, one of several radical societies of the 1790s, was formed in 1788 to commemorate the Glorious Revolution. Among its leading members were Richard Price, Charles Stanhope, and Thomas Brand Hollis. Barker, ‘Some notes on the bibliography of William Hayley, Part II’, Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society, Vol. 3, No. 2 (1960), pp. 167-176, 40; Jackson, p. 141.