A Pretty Story Written in the Year of our Lord, 2774, by Peter Grievous, Esquire, A.B.C.D.E. Francis Hopkinson, pseud Peter Grievous.

A Pretty Story Written in the Year of our Lord, 2774, by Peter Grievous, Esquire, A.B.C.D.E.

Williamsburg: Printing Office of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1971. 16 pp. 4to. Stitched paper wrappers. Limited Facsimile Edition. Faint soiling, else a fine copy. Item #27850

Originally printed by John Pinkney, for the benefit of Clementina Rind's children, in 1774. Clementina was Williamsburg's only woman printer. Third in a series of reprints issued by the Printing Office of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. A political satire on the administration of the British colonies in North America, and the causes of the Revolution (see Sabin 32980, Evans 13340 for original).

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