The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Volume 1
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Debate on the Humble Petition and Advice of the Rump Parliament to Cromwell
in 1657 , to assume the title of King ; abridged , method ized and digested . intern
. evid . Translation of Abbe Guyon's Dissertation on the Amazons . intern . evid .
Observations on his Britannick Majesty's Treaties with the Empress of Russia and
the Landgrave of Hesse Cassel , intern . evid . Observations on the Present State
of Affairs . intern , evid . Memoirs of Frederick III . King of Prussia , intern . evid .
Preface to Rolt's Dictionary of Trade and Commerce . acknowl . Corrections and
Improvements for Mr. Gwyn the Architect's Pamphlet , entitled “ Thoughts on the
Coronation of George III . ” acknowl . 1762. Dedication to the King , of the Rev.
Dedication to the King of Mr. Adams's Treatise on the Globes . acknowl . 1769.
Character of the Reverend Mr. Zachariah Mudge , in the London Chronicle .
acknowl . 1770. The False Alarm . acknowl . 1771. Thoughts on the late
... at Cubley in Derbyshire , in 1656 , and died at Lichfield in 1731 , at the age of
seventy - six . Sarah Ford , his wife , was born at King's - Norton , in the county of
Warwick , in 1669 , and died at Lichfield , in January 1759 , is her nigetieth year .
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