The following fable is most humbly inscribed to the Honourable Mr. D.T., a most extraordinary personage, renowned for his great quality, charity, hospitality, liberality ... with many other endowments which I reserve for the next dedication ... :
the sick lyon and the ass /
[attrib. to Swift].
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Dublin : printed by Sarah Harding, 1725.
Intended to continue 'To the Honourable Mr. D. T.'.
Verse: "A lyon sunk by time's decay".
D. T. = Richard Tighe.
At head of title: "Numb.II".
Satire on Dick (Richard ) Tighe. Ascribed to Swift by Erlington Ball in "Swift's Verse," 1929.
Physical description: 1 sheet ; folio
Citations/References: Foxon, Tht
Citations/References: Teerink, 921