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        Frontispiece and Title Page for 'Jure Divino: A Satyr' by Daniel Defoe, published 1706

        English School, (18th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1706. This work is a large, twelve-book epic poem by Daniel Defoe (1659-1731); The poem is a refutation of divine right monarchy and its concomitant "virtues - passive obedience and non-resistance; The frontispiece in this, the first edition, is a portrait of Defoe and the copy is signed by the author; By the author of the True-Born-Englishman; Provenance: Private Collection.

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