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Page 338 - The Tenth Muse lately sprung up in America; or, Several Poems, compiled with great variety of wit and learning, full of delight...
Page 192 - To select a singular event, and swell it to a giant's bulk by fabulous appendages of spectres and predictions, has little difficulty ; for he that forsakes the probable may always find the marvellous. And it has little use ; we are affected only as we believe ; we are improved only as we find something to be imitated or declined. I do not see that The Bard promotes any truth, moral or political.
Page 160 - The Miseries of Human Life ; or the Last Groans of Timothy Testy and Samuel Sensitive, with a few supplementary Sighs from Mrs. Testy.
Page 300 - M. William Shake-speare, His True Chronicle History of the life and death of King Lear, and his three Daughters.
Page 142 - Buonaparteana ; or, sketches to serve for an inquiry into the virtues of the Buonaparte family : contained in a number of curious and authentic anecdotes never before published.
Page 357 - Ireland, with an especiall declaration of the potency, vertue, and operation of our English Ale. With a description of all sorts of Waters, from the Ocean sea, to the teares of a Woman. As also, The causes of all sorts of weather, faire or foule, Sleet, Raine, Haile, Frost, Snow, Fogges, Mists, Vapours, Clouds, Stormes, Windes, Thunder and Lightning.
Page 339 - mend his native country, lamentably tattered, both in the upper-leather and sole, with all the honest stitches he can take.
Page 122 - The Reports of the Society for Bettering the Condition and Increasing the Comforts of the Poor, 5 vols.
Page 466 - Report of the Lords of the Committee of Council, appointed for the consideration of all matters relating to trade and foreign plantations...