Remarks on the Life and Writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift, in a Series of Letters from John Boyle Earl of Orrery to his Son, the Honourable Hamilton Boyle.BOYLE, John, Earl of Cork and Orrery.Published byA.Millar, London(1752)Item Description:Millar, London, 1752. Fifth Edition. hardcover. Book Condition: good. "His (Orrery's) `Remarks on Swift'.attracted much attention as the first attempt at an account of Swift, and 7,500 copies appear to have been sold within a month." DNB II, p.1019. Lowndes III, p.1739. Frontispiece copperplate of Swift. 240pp. + Index. 16mo, contemporary calf; (front cover detached).