Poor Robin's prophecy, for the year 1701 [microform] : Found several years after his death, hid under an old close-stool-pan. And now publish'd by his executors, to make some people merry, and the rest mad. Containing, comical predictions for every month in the year, carefully calculated, to make both sexes shake their sides till they break their twatling-strings
- Poor Robin
- London : printed, and are to be sold by M. Fabian at Mercers-Chappel, in Cheapside, 1671.
- Physical Description:
- 4 unnumbered pages, 28 pages
- Additional Creators:
- Winstanley, William, 1628?-1698
- A satire on astrological predictions.
Reproduction of original in the Folger Shakespeare Library.
Wing (CD-ROM edition) suggests date of publication as 1700.
Winstanley is usually credited with authorship of the "Poor Robin" pamphlets, although imitators wrote some of them. Cf. NUC pre-1956.
ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1996. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2357:13).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) P2892A
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