Corruption. A Mock Heroic. In Four Cantos. By the Author…

~ Corruption. A Mock Heroic. In Four Cantos. By the Author of the Consultation. London: Printed in the Year MDCCLXXX [ 1780].

8vo (204 × 125 mm), pp. [iii]-vii, [1], 55, 60-68, 70-73, without the half-title; modern drab boards.

First edition, a satire on the Bristol parliamentary election of 1780, in which Edmund Burke lost his seat. Jackson, p. 77.

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