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Scriblerus Club

Works: 34 works in 92 publications in 4 languages and 4,696 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Fiction  Satirical literature  Church history 
Classifications: PR3630, 821.5
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Memoirs of the extraordinary life, works, and discoveries of Martinus Scriblerus by Alexander Pope( Book )

13 editions published between 1755 and 1988 in English and French and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this merciless attack on eighteenth-century society, Alexander Pope expertly satirses the blind reliance on false learning that was then so prevalent. By taking one ambitious father and his determination to do everything in his power to produce a child of genius, Pope exposes the true folly of the men of his age and their absurd veneration of the ancients. And as this hallowed child grows into a man, it becomes clear that instead of being the scholar his father so desired, he is simply the inevitable offspring of a laughable generation of pseudo-intellecturals and literati"--Cover
Anti-Longin, Oder die Kunst in der Poesie zu kriechen by Jonathan Swift( Book )

1 edition published in 1734 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peri Bathous or L'arte d'inabissari in poesia( )

1 edition published in 1973 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Gay and the Scriblerians by Peter Elfed Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The art of sinking in poetry : Martinus Scriblerus [Peri bathous] : A critical edition by Alexander Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.47 (from 0.05 for A manner o ... to 0.97 for Peri Batho ...)

Alternative Names
Club Scriblerus

London Scriblerus Club

Scriblerus Club

Scriblerus Club, London

Scriblerus Klub


A manner of correspondence : a study of the Scriblerus ClubPope to Burney, 1714-1779 : Scriblerians to bluestockingsMartinus Scriblerus's Peri Bathous, or, The art of sinking in poetry