Ode for the year 1763. : By Lawrence Swinney, A.M. --L.D.-- and M.D. Alas, poor Swinney!.
- Swinney, Lawrence
- Additional Titles:
- Is peace so near
- [Philadelphia, Pa. ?] : [publisher not identified], 
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 31 x 18 cm
- A satirical song about the end of the war against the French and Spanish.
Verse in twelve numbered stanzas; first line: Is peace so near?----.
Lawrence "Bloody-news" Swinney, whose name appears in connection with the New-York Gazette, is probably a pseudonym. (See also Bristol B2241, B2696 & B2796)
The ornamental rule between columns (Reilly 762) was used in Philadelphia from ca. 1758 to ca. 1771 by a variety of printers.
Printed area measures 28.9 x 12.1 cm.
Not in: Evans; Bristol; Shipton & Mooney.
Historical Society broadside housed at HSP.
NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- English short title catalogue, W42460
View MARC record | catkey: 7274000