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epistle. The translator is anonymous; but he is clearly an intelligent, learned, and tastefuil man; cul I would rather see this volume upon my table, than witness the longest burst that ever was recorded in the cyregetical annals of Leicestershire. The book is absolutely a dear delight,' and may be consulted again and again with instruction and entertaininent. Like a true biblioinaniac, the author printed but a limited number of copies, and I hope it will be out of print before the next November coursing begins. The embellishments are

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