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literary men with that deference so justly appertaining to a class, whose functions render them peculiarly important in a free and civilized state ; while the sex has ever been approached with a delicacy so justly its due.

Deeply inpressed with these sentiments, and with these hopes, they now usher the Public CHARACTERS for 1805-6, into the world, trusting that increased exertions on their part, will not be followed by a diminution of interest on the part of the Public.

The Appendix contains a list of errata, together with some additional facts. The embellishments, as usual, consist of portraits of distinguished personages ; among which is that of Her Grace the Duchess of Devonshire, by Caroline Watson, which was intended to have accompanied her memoirs in the preceding yolume.

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The Binder is requested to place the Portraits as follows:

The Duchess of Devonshire
Lord Keith and Mr. Elliston
Plan of Attack on Cadiz
General Doyle
Mr. Joel Barlow and Mr. Bate Dudley
Mir, Abbot and Sir James Mackintosh

To face the Title.
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And in a few Days will be published, in one thick Volume, Royal

18mo, closely printed,

Price Half-a-Guinea in boards, or 12s, bound in red,

A BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX TO THE HOUSE

OF COMMONS.

Containing accurate Particulars relative to the Life, Personal,
Parliamentary, and Political - History, of every Member of that
illustrious Body; with Lists of Divisions on great Questions
during the last Twenty Years; and with a preliminary Account
of the History and Privileges of that Branch of the Legislature.

ALSO,

In two elegant Volumes, price 12s. in boards, embellished with

Portraits by CAROLINE WATSON,

A COMPLETE AND AUTHENTIC EDITION

OF THE LETTERS OF JUNIUS,

In which are introduced, for the first time, various Letters not
printed in any other edition, and all the answers which suggested
many of those excellent compositions, with copious Notes, histo-
rical and biographical; and with an introductory inquiry relative
to the author of these papers, in which the pretensions of the
various supposed writers are critically examined, and the name
of the real author ascertained.

By JOHN ALMON,
Author of the Lives of the Earl of Chatham and John Wilkes, of

Anecdotes Historical and Biographical, &c. &c. and many years
intimately connected with the most eminent political characters
of the period įn which Junius wrote.

PUBLIC

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