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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172301160001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE KING's Commission of the Peace, AND
<p>Oyer and Terminer, and Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held for the CITY of London and COUNTY of Middlesex, at Justice Hall in the Old Bailey.</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, being the 16th, 17th, and 18th, of this Instant January, in the Ninth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign,</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir GERARD CONYERS, Knight, Lord Mayor of the City of London; Mr. Justice Powis, Mr. Justice Dormer ,
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<p>The JURORS were as followeth.</p>
<p>The London Jury.</p>
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<p>The Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>Burnt in the Hand, Seven.</p>
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<p>To be Transported, Nineteen.</p>
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<persName id="s17230116-1-person272"> John Badcock
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<interp inst="s17230116-1-person272" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="s17230116-1-person272" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> fined 13 s. 4 d. and Elizabeth Bates, alias Chip, alias Middleton, fined twenty Marks, and to stand in the Pillory.</p>
<p>Sarah Wells, commonly call'd Calicoe Sarah, pleaded her Belly; and a Jury of Matrons being impanneled, brought her in quick with Child.</p>
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<p>A Full and Compleat History of the Lives, Robberies, and Murders of all the most notorious Highwaymen that have been in England, Scotland, France and Ireland, from the Reign of William the Conqueror, to this present Year 1722. beginning with
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person278" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Capt. Hind, the Golden Farmer, Nevison, Whitney, and above a Hundred more: also giving a more full Account than any yet published, of the Robberies committed by
<persName id="a17230116-1-person279"> Benjamin Child
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<persName id="a17230116-1-person281"> George Sympson
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person281" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , who were all Three executed for Robbing the Bristol Mail; concluding with the Life and Robberies of the famous Cartouche in France: And also the Robberies and remarkable Actions of
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person284" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Esq; in his Chair. The whole being faithfully collected out of the best Histories, Records, Trials, Ordinaries Accounts, and Manuscripts, and written regularly as the Facts were committed. By J. W. The Second Edition. Price 1 s. bound in Sheep, and 1 s. 6 d. Calf. Where may be had also, The Life and most Surprizing Adventures of
<persName id="a17230116-1-person285"> Robinson Crusoe
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person285" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , of York, Mariner. The whole Three Volumes done into One, with Cuts. Price 2 s. 6 d. Both Printed for M. Hotham, at the Black Boy on London Bridge.</p>
<p>Just published (neatly printed in a Pocket Volume) the 7th Edition, corrected and enlarged to almost as much again, (there having been sold near 10,000 of the former Edition) of</p>
<p>ONANIA; or, The heinous Sin of Self pollution, and all its frightful Consequences, in both Sexes, considered with Spiritual and Physical Advice to those, who have already injur'd themselves by this abominable Practice. To which are added, divers remarkable Letters from such Offenders, to the Author, lamenting their Impotencies and Diseases thereby, as also Letters from eminent Divines, in answer to a Case of Conscience relating thereto; as likewise a Letter from a Lady (very curious) and another from a married Man, concerning the Use and Abuse of the Marriage Bed, with the Author's Answers, manifesting (from Scripture) that a married Couple may commit Whoredom between themselves; as also his Answers, as promised in the 6th Edition, to the Letters of C.T. and Philalethes, urging the Necessity of Self pollution; and another surprizing Letter from a young married Lady, who by this detestable Practice, became barren and diseased; and two astonishing Cases, in a Letter from a Clergyman, of a young Man and a young Woman, who to his own Knowledge, had so abused themselves thereby, that they died; and that three curious Casoistical Letters on that Subject, since, one signed Will. Smith, and another N. Pedigogus, and their Answers, and an Answer to a Letter, subscribed Dives, concerning his Son's Fornication, and Adultery, and of Impotency, by Self pollution in Men, and Barrenness, and other the strange Effects of that Practice in Women, hardly ever till now taken Notice of; with seasonable Adimonitions to the Youth of the Nation (of both Sexes) and those whose Tuition they are under, whether Parents, Guardians, Masters, or Mistresses. A very grave and learned Divine and Physician, having perused this Edition before it went to the Press, return'd it with his Opinion of it in these Words, This little Book ought to be read by all Sorts of People, of both Sexes, of what Age, Degree, Profession, or Condition soever, Guilty or not Guilty of the Sin declaimed against in it. Sold by
<persName id="a17230116-1-person286"> Thomas Crouch
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person286" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Bookseller, at the Bell in Pater-Noster-Row, near Cheapside. Price stitch'd 2 s. Note, No more Additions will be made to this Book.</p>
<p>Just publish'd, the Sixth Edition (with many Additions and Amendments) of</p>
<p>A Rational and Useful Account of the Venereal Disease. With Observations on the Nature, Symptoms and Cure, and the bad Consequences that attend by ill Management; with proper Admonitions; recommended as a Friendly Instruction to all Persons who do, or may, labour under this Misfortune. Also, A short Inquiry into Old Gleets, and other Weaknesses; and the Reason why they are so seldom cured: With the Author's Method of Cure. To which are added, Some Hints on the Practical Schemes, the Methods and Medicines therein exposed, and the gross Impositions justly detected: With an Account of Specificks, the Use and Abuse of the Name, and how it covers Ignorance and a Cheat. By
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person287" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , M. D. Printed for, and sold by G. Stpahen , against the Royal Exchange, W. Mears without Temple-Bar, C. King in Westminster-Hall, T. Norris on London Bridge, J. Baker agains t Harron-Garden in Holborn; and by the Author, at the Golden Ball and Lamp in Bow Church Yard, Cheapside. Price 1 s.</p>
<p>A Water that perfectly cures the Itch, or any Itching Humour, in a few Days, without Necessity of Purging, or the dangerous Use of Mercury, Price 1 s. 6 d. only is prepared and sold, by A. Downing, Chymist, at the Crown and Ball, in George Court, in St. John's Lane, by Hicks's-Hall, near West-Smithfield. Where also may be had, the best Spirits of Scurvy-Grass, by Wholesale or Retale, at 8 d. a Bottle. A most effectual Remedy for the violent Pain in the Teeth, Price 1 s. Also a most excellent Remedy for the Teeth, and clearing them from the Scurvy.</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172301160008"/>Youth's Introduction to Trade and Business:
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person288" type="gender" value="indeterminate"/> </persName> Tables of the most usual Clerk-like Contractions of Words: A Collection of English Words, alike in Sound, but different in Signification; with proper Directions, how to address to Persons of elevated Rank, and those in Office. II. Acquittances and Promissory Notes diversify'd, and adapted to such Circumstances as occur in real Business. III. Variety of Bills of Parcels, and Bills on Book Debts, to enter the Learner in the Manner and Methods of Commerce, and to make him ready at Computation. IV. Bills of Ecxchange, with Directions necessary for the right Understanding and Management of Remittances; several Orders for Goods, Letters of Credit, Invoyces, and other Merchant-like Examples. V. Authentick Forms of such Law-Precedents, as are most frequently to be met with, in the Course of Traffick. VI. A Collection of Questions, to exemplify the Common Rules of Arithmetick, and to reduce them to Practice. For the Use of Schools. Done upon the Plan of the late Col.
<persName id="a17230116-1-person289"> Ayre
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<p>XIII. The Life of Muly Ishmael, King of Moroco, with his cruel Usage to the
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<p>XVI. A Help to Prayer. By Mr. Knogs. Price 1 s.</p>
<p>BOOKS sold by J. Roberts, in Warwick-lane.</p>
<p>Cartouche: Or, The Robbers, A Comedy. As it was acted many Times with great Applause at Paris. By Mons. le Grand, Comedian to the King. Price 1 s.</p>
<p>The Life and Actions of
<persName id="a17230116-1-person292"> Lewis Dominique Cartouche
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person292" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , who was broke alive upon the Wheel at Paris, Nov. 28, 1721. N. S. relating at large his remarkable Adventures, desperate Enterprizes, and various Escapes: With an Account of his Behaviour under Sentence, and upon the Scaffold, and the Manner of his Execution. The Second Edition, Price 1 s. 6 d.</p>
<p>The Trial at large of
<persName id="a17230116-1-person293"> Patrick Hurly
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<p>BOOKS printed for, and sold by J. Brotherton, at the Bible in Cornhill.</p>
<p>THE Present State of Great Britain and Ireland, in three Parts. The First of South, the Second of North Britain; and, the Third of Ireland. Containing, An Accurate and Impartial Account of these famous Islands: Of their several Counties and Inhabitants; the Advantages and Disadvantages of Both, in respect to Foreign Countries; and their Curiosities of Nature and Art. Of the vast, populous and opulent City of London, the Metropolis of England; and of the Two celebrated Universities, Oxford and Cambridge. Of the Britons Original, Language, Temper, Genius, Religion, Morals, Trade, &c. Their Nobility, Gentry, Clergy, and Commonalty. Their Laws and Government; and a succinct History of all the English Monarchs to this Time. With Lists of the present Officers in Church and State; and of both Houses of Parliament; also the Present State of His Majesty's Dominions in Germany. The Fifth Edition, corrected. Price 6 s.</p>
<p>The Works of the Honourable Sir
<persName id="a17230116-1-person294"> Charles Sedley
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person294" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Bart. In Prose and Verse. In Two Volumes. Containing his Poems, Plays, &c. with Memoirs of the Author's Life, by an eminent Hand. And his Picture curiously engrav'd from an Original Painting.</p>
<p>The Dying Speeches and Behaviour of the several State Prisoners that have been executed the last 300 Years. With their several Characters, from Cambden, Spotswood, Clarendon, Sprat, Burner, &c. And a Table shewing how the respective Sentences were Executed, and which of them were Mitigated, or Pardon'd. Being a proper Supplement to the State-Trials.</p>
<p>The Works of Mr.
<persName id="a17230116-1-person295"> Thomas Brown
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<interp inst="a17230116-1-person295" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Serious and Comical, in Prose and Verse. In Four Volumes. The Fifth Edition, corrected from the Errors of the former Impressions. With the Life and Character of Mr. Brown, and a Key to all his Writings.
<persName id="a17230116-1-person296"> Adom'd
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<p>A complete Collection of remarkable Trials, of the most notorious Malefactors, at the Sessions-House in the Old Bailey, from the Year 1706, to the last Sessions 1720. for the Crimes following: Murders, Highway-Robbing, Piracy, House-breaking, Foot padding, Rapes, Sodomy, Polygamy, Fortune-stealing, Trespassing , Shop-lifting, Callicoe-tearing , Mohocking, High-Treason. Together with a particular Account of their Behaviour under Sentence of Death, and Dying-Speeches. Faithfully collected from the Books of Trials, Dying Speeches, and other Authentick Narratives. In four Volumes.</p>
<p>The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the famous Moll Flanders, &c. who was born in Newgate, and during a Life of continued Variety for Threescore Years, besides her Childhood, was Twelve Years, a Whose , five Times a Wife (whereof once to her own Brother) Twelve Years a Thief, Eight Years a Transported Felon in Virginia, at last grew Rich, liv'd Honest, and died a Penitent. Written from the own Memorandums. The Third Edition, corrected.</p>
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