The Man of the World (1792) eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 100 pages of information about The Man of the World (1792).
My scheme, tho’ mock’d by knave, coquet, and fool, To thinking minds will prove this golden rule; In all pursuits, but chiefly in a wife, Not wealth, but morals, make the happy life.


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The society exists to make available inexpensive reprints (usually facsimile reproductions) of rare seventeenth and eighteenth century works.

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Publications for the fifth year [1950-1951] (At least six items, most of them from the following list, will be reprinted.)

FRANCES REYNOLDS (?):  An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Taste, and of the Origin of Our Ideas of Beauty, &_c._ (1785).  Introduction by James L. Clifford.

THOMAS BAKER:  The Fine Lady’s Airs (1709).  Introduction by John Harrington Smith.

DANIEL DEFOE:  Vindication of the Press (1718).  Introduction by Otho Clinton Williams.

JOHN EVELYN:  An Apologie for the Royal Party (1659); A Panegyric to Charles the Second (1661).  Introduction by Geoffrey Keynes.

CHARLES MACKLIN:  Man of the World (1781).  Introduction by Dougald MacMillan.

Prefaces to Fiction.  Selected and with an Introduction by Benjamin Boyce.


SIR WILLIAM PETTY:  The Advice of W.P. to Mr. Samuel Hartlib for the
Advancement of some particular Parts of Learning

THOMAS GRAY:  An Elegy Wrote in a Country Church Yard (1751). (Facsimile of first edition and of portions of Gray’s manuscripts of the poem).

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