Notes and Queries, Number 05, December 1, 1849 eBook

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THE WOMEN’S PETITION AGAINST COFFEE. 8vo. 1674. 
JOB’S LAMENTATION FOR HIS CHILDREN. 1750. 
HARROD’S SEVENOAKE, A POEM. 4to. 1753. 
BURNEY’S TREATISE ON MUSIC (not his HISTORY). 
GRAY’S ELEGY (PROFESSOR YOUNG OF GLASGOW’S CRITICISM OF). 
LIFE OF HON.  ROBERT PRICE, Chief Justice of the Common Pleas,
London. 1734. 
FLORES BERNARDI. 
RHONORUM PROVINCIATUM CIVITATUMQUE NOMINA LATINA (CORONELLI,
POTIUS ALPHONSUS LASOR A VAREA), Fol. 2 Vols. 
  Venet, 1716.  Or the 2nd Vol. only. 
BUDDEN’S DISCOURSE FOR PARENTS’ HONOUR AND AUTHORITIE.
8vo. 1616. 
THE TWO WOLVES IN LAMB’S SKINS, OR OLD ELI’S LAMENTATION
  OVER HIS TWO SONS. 8vo. 1716. 
AVERELL’S FOUR NOTABLE HISTORIES, ETC. 4to. 1590. 
NATURE, A POEM.  Folio. 1736. 
BARNEFIELD’S PLOWMAN’S COMPLAINT. 4to. 1580. 
GILL’S INSTRUCTIONS FOR CHILDREN, in Verse. 1709. 
JERMIN’S FATHER’S INSTITUTION OF HIS CHILD. 1658. 
SOUTHEY’S COWPER.  Vols.  X. XII.  XIII.  XIV. 
CAIRN’S EDITION OF GOLDSMITH’S MISCELLANEOUS WORKS, Edinburgh.
1801.  Vol.  III. 
COOPER’S (C.P.) ACCOUNT OF THE MOST IMPORTANT PUBLIC
  RECORDS. 8vo. 1832.—­The First Volume of. 
LIVY.—­Vol.  I. of Crevier’s Edition, 6 vols. 4to.  Paris, 1739. 
OGILBY’S BRITANNIA.  Folio, 1675.  Vol.  II. 
SWIFT’S WORKS. 
ADAMS’ MORAL TALES, London. 
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF DR. JOHNSON.  Published in 1805.

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