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"JUS ANTE ALIOS, PRÆCEDENDI ET SEDENDI."

"Court virtues bear, like gems, the highest rate-
Born where Heaven's influence scarce can penetrate."

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S. PEARSON, 2, LAMB'S CONDUIT STREET.
H. BEAL, 2, SHOE LANE, FLEET STREET.

PRICE ONE SHILLING.

Entered at Stationers' Hall.

1848.

CHAPMAN, ELCOATE, AND COMPANY, 5, SHOE-LANE, AND PETER

BOROUGH-COURT, FLEET-STREET.

CONTENTS.

CHAPTER I.

PAGE.

The Shirt of Nessus-the Vest of Mirza-the Roman Catholic
Church-Greek Church of Russia

Naples and the Lady of Loretta-Butler, the Middlesex
Magistrate, and Charles Dickens-Jonathan Wild and Jerry
Abershaw-Johnson-Oliver Goldsmith-Sheridan Knowles
and Sergeant Talfourd-Mitre Court and the Law Life
Assurance

11

The Happy Man-The Foundling Hospital-Lamb's-fields—
Spa-fields-The Earl of Northampton-The Bridegroom Elect
and Stephen Pearson

12

The Colloquy-Moses and the Profits-The Sheriffs' Court-
Deacon and Williams-Psychological curiosities
Alfred Bunn and Balfe-In this old chair my father sat-The
Marquis of Waterford, &c. &c.

14

15

"Go thou and do likewise."

CHAPTER II.

Aldgate Pump-Alexander Pope-Douglas Jerrold-Mivart's
Hotel and the Mansion House-Mr. Tegg, the publisher, and
Mr. Matthew, the stationer-Lords Russell, Cottenham, &c. 16-19

CHAPTER III.

Mr. and Mrs. Brown-The Times Report, from Marlborough
street-George the Fourth's Wardrobe

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CHAPTER IV.

PAGE.

Dean Swift and the Irish Priest-Sackville-street and Merrion

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The Bishop of the Diocese-Daniel O'Connell's Hat, and Lord Brougham

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The Gloucestershire Yeomanry Cavalry-Grantley BerkeleyGeneral Evans and the Portuguese Legion-Sir Thomas Blackwood-Nelson-Edmund Kean-Garrick-Kemble, Gustavus V. Brooke, and Mahomet-Pearson and The Merchant of Venice

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40-41

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The Law and Inns of Court-The Royal Navy and the Army

Presentations at Court.

42-47

CONTENTS.

CHAPTER I.

PAGE.

The shirt of Nessus-the Vest of Mirza-the Roman Catholic
Church-Greek Church of Russia
Naples and the Lady of Loretta-Butler, the Middlesex
Magistrate, and Charles Dickens-Jonathan Wild and Jerry
Abershaw-Johnson-Oliver Goldsmith-Sheridan Knowles
and Sergeant Talfourd-Mitre Court and the Law Life
Assurance

The Happy Man-The Foundling Hospital-Lamb's-fieldsSpa-fields-The Earl of Northampton-The Bridegroom Elect and Stephen Pearson

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8

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The Colloquy-Moses and the Profits-The Sheriffs' Court-
Deacon and Williams-Psychological curiosities
Alfred Bunn and Balfe-In this old chair my father sat-The
Marquis of Waterford, &c. &c.

"Go thou and do likewise."

12

CHAPTER II.

Aldgate Pump-Alexander Pope-Douglas Jerrold-Mivart's Hotel and the Mansion House-Mr. Tegg, the publisher, and Mr. Matthew, the stationer-Lords Russell, Cottenham, &c. 13-15

CHAPTER III.

Mr. and Mrs. Brown-The Times Report, from Marlborough street-George the Fourth's Wardrobe

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16, 17, 18, 19

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