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List of Books, Papers, and Werses,
IN WHICH OUR AUTHOR WAS ABUSED BEFORE THE PUBLICATION OF THE DUNCIAD; WITH THE TRUE NAMES OF THE AUTHORS.
REFLECTIONS, Critical and Satirical, on a late Rhapsody, called An Essay on Criticism. By Mr. Dennis. Printed by B. Lintot, price 6d.
A New Rehearsal; or, Bayes the Younger; containing an Examen of Mr. Rowe's plays, and a Word or two on Mr. Pope's Rape of the Lock. Anon. [By Charles Gildon.] Printed for J. Roberts, 1714, price 1s.
Homerides; or, A Letter to Mr. Pope, occasioned by his intended Translation of Homer. By Sir Iliad Dogrel, [Tho. Burnet, and G. Ducket, Esquires.] Printed for W. Wilkins, 1715, price 9d.
Æsop at the Bear-Garden: a Vision, in imitation of the Temple of Fame, by Mr. Preston. Sold by John Morphew, 1715, price 6d.
The Catholic Poet; or, Protestant Barnaby's sorrowful Lamentation; a Ballad about Homer's Iliad. By Mrs. Centlivre and others, 1715, price
An Epilogue to a Puppet-Show at Bath, concerning the said Iliad. By George Ducket, Esq. Printed by E. Curl.
A complete Key to the What-d'ye-call it. Anon. [By Griffin, a player, supervised by Mr. Th] Printed by J. Roberts, 1715.
A true Character of Mr. P. and his Writings, in a Letter to a Friend. Anon. [Dennis.] Printed for S. Popping, 1716, price 3d.
The Confederates, a farce. By Joseph Gay.
[J. D. Breval.] price 1s.
Printed for R. Burleigh, 1717,
Remarks upon Mr. Pope's Translation of Homer; with two Letters concerning the Windsor Forest, and the Temple of Fame. By Mr. Dennis. Printed for E. Curl, 1717, price 1s. 6d.
Satires on the Translators of Homer, Mr. P. and Mr. T. Anon. [Bez. Morris.] 1717, price 6d. The Triumvirate; or, A Letter from Palæmon to Celia at Bath. Anon. [Leonard Welsted.] 1711, folio, price 1s.
The Battle of Poets, an heroic poem. By Tho. Cooke. Printed for J. Roberts, folio, 1725.
Memoirs of Lilliput. Anon. [Eliza Haywood.] octavo. Printed in 1727.
An Essay on Criticism, in prose. By the author of the Critical History of England. [J. Oldmixon.] octavo. Printed 1728.
Gulliveriana and Alexandriana; with an ample preface and critique on Swift and Pope's Miscellanies. [By Jonathan Smedley.] Printed by J. Roberts, octavo, 1728.
Characters of the Times; or, An Account of the Writings, Characters, &c. of several gentlemen libeled by S- and P. in a late Miscellany, octavo, 1728.
Remarks on Mr. Pope's Rape of the Lock, in Letters to a Friend. By Mr. Dennis; written in 1724, though not printed till 1728, octavo.
VERSES, LETTERS, ESSAYS, OR ADVERTISEMENTS, IN THE PUBLIC PRINTS.
British Journal, Nov. 25, 1727. A Letter on Swift and Pope's Miscellanies. [Written by Mr. Concanen.]
Daily Journal, March 18, 1728. A Letter by Philomauri. James Moore Smith.
Idem, March 29. A Letter about Thersites, accusing the author of disaffection to the government. By James Moore Smith.
Mist's Weekly Journal, March 30. An Essay on the Arts of a Poet's sinking in Reputation; or, A Supplement to the Art of Sinking in Poetry. [Supposed by Mr. Theobald.]
Daily Journal, April 3. A Letter under the name of Philo-ditto. By James Moore Smith. Flying Post, April 4. A Letter against Gulliver and Mr. P. [By Mr. Oldmixon.]
Daily Journal, April 5. An Auction of Goods at Twickenham. By James Moore Smith.
Flying Post, April 6. A Fragment of a Treatise upon Swift and Pope. By Mr. Oldmixon. The Senator, April 9. On the same. By Edward Roome.
Daily Journal, April 8. Advertisement by James Moore Smith.
Flying Post, April 13. Verses against Dr. Swift, and against Mr. P—'s Homer. By J. Oldmixon.
Letter about the
Daily Journal, April 23. Translation of the Character of Thersites in HoBy Thomas Cooke, &c.
Mist's Weekly Journal, April 27. A Letter of Lewis Theobald.
Daily Journal, May 11. A Letter against Mr. P. at large. Anon. [John Dennis.]
All these were afterwards reprinted in a pamphlet, entitled a Collection of all the Verses, Essays, Letters, and Advertisements, occasioned by Mr. Pope and Swift's Miscellanies, prefaced by
Concanen. Anon. octavo, and printed for A. Moore, 1728, price 1s. Others, of an elder date, having lain as waste paper many years, were, upon the publication of the Dunciad, brought out, and their authors betrayed by the mercenary booksellers, (in hopes of some possibility of vending a few) by advertising them in this manner:— 'The Confederates, a farce. By Capt. Breval (for which he was put into the Dunciad.)-An Epilogue to Powel's Puppet-Show. By Col. Ducket (for which he was put into the Dunciad.) -Essays, &c. By Sir Richard Blackmore. (N. B. It was for a passage of this book that Sir Richard was put into the Dunciad).' And so of others.
AFTER THE DUNCIAD, 1728,
An Essay on the Dunciad, octavo, printed for J. Roberts. [In this book, p. 9, it was formally declared, That the complaint of the aforesaid libels and advertisements was forged and untrue; that all mouths had been silent except in Mr. Pope's praise; and nothing against him published but by Mr. Theobald.']
Sawney, in blank verse, occasioned by the Dunciad; with a critique on that Poem. By. J. Ralph [a person never mentioned in it at first, but inserted after]. Printed for J. Roberts, oc
A complete Key to the Dunciad. By E. Curl, 12mo. price 6d.
A second and third edition of the same, with additions, 12mo.
The Popiad. By E. Curl, extracted from J. Dennis, Sir Richard Blackmore, &c. 12mo. price 6d.
The Curliad. By the same E. Curl.
The Female Dunciad. Collected by the same Mr. Curl, 12mo. price 6d. With the Metamorphosis of P. into a stinging nettle. By Mr. Foxton, 12mo.
The Metamorphosis of Scriblerus into SnarHerus. By J. Smedley, printed for A. Moore, folio, price 6d.
The Dunciad Dissected. By Curl and Mrs. Thomas, 12mo.
An Essay on the Taste and Writings of the present Times. Said to be writ by a gentleman of C. C. C. Oxon. Printed for J. Roberts, 8vo.
The Arts of Logic and Rhetoric, partly taken from Bouhours, with new Reflections, &c. By John Oldmixon, octavo.
By Mr. Dennis,
Remarks on the Dunciad.
Mist's Weekly Journal, June 8. A long Letter, signed W. A. writ by some or other of the club of Theobald, Dennis, Moore, Concanen, Cooke, who, for some time, held constant weekly meetings for these kind of performances.
Daily Journal, June 11. A Letter signed Philo-Scriblerus, on the name of Pope.Letter to Mr. Theobald, in verse, signed B. M. [Bezaleel Morris,] against Mr. P. Many other little epigrams, about this time, in the same papers, by James Moore and others.
Mist's Journal, June 22. A Letter by Lewis Theobald.
Flying Post, Aug. 8. Letter on Pope and Swift.