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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (2): 88–118.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Dafydd Moore John Wolcot, under his nom de plume of Peter Pindar, was one of the most popular satirists of the late eighteenth century. Today his work is primarily known for his anti-ministerial satires during the 1790s and discussed in terms of its radical credentials in ways that have narrowed...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 105–121.
Published: 01 April 2017
... radical satirist John Wolcot (alias Peter Pindar), reveal- ingly, was inspired to compare the suppression of the labor privileges of journeymen shoemakers to the repression of the civil liberties of the nation as a whole.51 “Clos’d be your mouths, or dread the jail or thong,” Pin- dar sarcastically...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 April 2007
... prime minister, which surrepti- tiously sought to position him well for readmission to the premiership (fi g- ure 3).30 Among Pitt’s critics, Peter Pindar (real name John Wolcot) voiced his opprobrium in characteristically vitriolic fashion, perhaps able to do so more freely as a result of Pitt’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (2): 47–90.
Published: 01 April 2005
...). 81. Peter Pindar [John Wolcot], “The Lousiad, an Herio-Comic Poem” [1785], The Works of Peter Pindar, 4 vols. (London: Walker and Edwards, 1816) vol. I, Canto I, ll. 237 – 38. 82. Secondes et respectueuses remontrances à l’Assemblée Nationale (Paris, 1790), 1. 83. Jean Marie...