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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173005130001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, FOR THE City of LONDON, AND County of MIDDLESEX; ON
<p>Wednesday the 13th, Thursday the 14th, and Friday the 15th of May, 1730, in the Third Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>Being the Fifth SESSIONS in the Mayoralty of the Right Honourable Sir
<persName id="f17300513-1-person1"> RICHARD BROCAS
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<p>No. V. for the said YEAR.</p>
<p>LONDON:</p>
<p>Printed for T. PAYNE, at the Crown in Ivy-Lane, near Pater-noster-Row. M.DCC.XXX.</p>
<p>(Price Six Pence.)</p>
<p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173005130002"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, for the CITY of LONDON; AND ON</p>
<p>The King's Commission of Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bailey; for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex.</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, being the 13th, 14th, and 15th of May 1730, in the Third Year of His MAJESTY's Reign,</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
<persName id="f17300513-1-person7" type="jurorName"> John Prichard
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Gown was lost out of a Tub of Water in the Yard, but she did not know who stole it, till some considerable time after, as she was going along the Street, near Moorgate , she saw it upon the Back of
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That he
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<p>The Prisoner having but little to say in his Defence, and the Fact being so plainly proved, the Jury found him
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<p>He added, That when they were at Loud-water , the Prisoner was talking of the Advantage of letting Blood in the Spring, and said, he used to let Blood sometimes, and show'd him a Case of Lancets, and that when the Prisoner was apprehended, and before Justice Hucks, he ask'd the Prisoner for those Lancets he show'd him at Loud-water , that the Prisoner did not deny his having them; but said he had them not about him, they were at Home in his Lodging.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor and other Evidences being ask'd if they were sure the Prisoner was the same Person, said, they were very positive that he was.</p>
<p>The Evidence being so plain against the Prisoner he no longer deny'd the Fact, but only alledg'd in extenuation of his Crime, that he knew nothing what became of the Mare, that indeed he did take away his Money, but did not design to shoot the Prosecutor; but having a Pistol in his Hand, and his Hand shaking, it chanc'd to go off, and deny'd that he used the Words which the Prosecutor had sworn, I will give you something shall carry you home presently; and that tho' he knew he was a dying Man, it was a great Satisfaction to him that he neither had committed, not design'd to commit Murder; and that he submitted to satisfie the Law with the more Pleasure. The Fact being so plainly prov'd, the Jury found him
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<p>Mrs. Brooks confirm'd the Evidence of Mrs de Voe, and swore, the Petticoat that she had lost, and was taken in the Prisoner's Possession, to be her Petticoat.</p>
<p>The Prisoner's Confession was read in Court, which in substance was, That she did live with Madam de Voe as a Servant, and that on the Sunday before-mention'd, her Husband
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<p>The Prisoner being call'd upon to prove that she was at that time married to
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<p>Edwa rd Season depos'd, That he knowing the Prisoner, and having heard that she had robbed the Prosecutor, and likewise heard that
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<p>The Prisoners call'd several Persons to their Reputation, who gave them an honest Character, and also others who gave the Prosecutor but a very indifferent one.</p>
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<p>Mr. Twacher depos'd, That when the Prosecutor brought the Prisoners before his Master, he saying to him, you are a Person of a vile Character, he reply'd, damn you, if you look at me I'll swear Felony upon you. After a full hearing of the Matter, the Jury
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That standing at a Neighbour's Door opposite to his own, he observ'd the Prisoner to be in his Shop, and he suspecting her, seeing her go out of the Shop pursu'd and took her, and being apprehended, she let the Coat and Wastecoat fall, and begg'd for God sake that he would let her go, and she would never do the like again; the Jury found her
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<p>He was likewise indicted a second time, for an
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<p>The Council for the Prosecutor open'd the Cause, setting forth, that the Company of Coopers of London, having in Charge the Disposal and Management of a School, the former Master being deceas'd, and the Prisoner having been educated in Learning, and having commenc'd Batchelor of Arts in the University, was elected to be the Teacher, or Master, of the said School in February last; and that within a very short time after, in about a Fortnight, or thereabouts, he began his Attempts upon the Boys under his Care, by sending them up Stairs, sometimes one, and sometimes another, making them take down their Breeches, feeling about their Bodies, and other such Actions set forth in the Indictment, which are therein laid to be against the Peace of our Sovereign Lord the King, his Crown and Dignity, and no support the Charge, call'd the following Evidences.</p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person186" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , jun. being call'd, was ask'd by the Court how old he was? He reply'd, he was almost 11 Years old. His Father depos'd, he was 10 Years of Age the 7th of September last.</p>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173005130010"/>Being ask'd if knew what an Oath was? And what he was to do? He answering that he was to lay his Hand upon the Book, to kiss it, and to tell what he did to him. And being likewise ask'd if he should swear what was not true? He said, that it was a great Sin, and he should go in danger of Hell fire, if he should tell a lie upon Oath. Then being bid to give an Account; he depos'd, That he thinks about two Months ago, the Prisoner bid him go up Stairs to move some Chairs out of a Room into a Closet, that he did so, and as he was coming down, he met him, and bid him go up into his Room, and ask'd for a Cane, and bid him down with his Breeches, and felt all over his naked Body; and also took him up Stairs, and bid him take down his Breeches, and he strok'd all over his naked Body, and he went down into the Kitchen, and he bid him go up into the Garret, and look for a Marble cover'd Pocket-Book, telling him he would give him a half penny if he found it, and came up to him, and ask'd him (this Evidence) what he ow'd him? That he answer'd, he did not know what he meant, and then he (the Prisoner) went and sate down in a Chair, pull'd down his Breeches, put a Handkerchief before my Face, and said, he wonder'd whether I could see any thing when the Doors, &c. were shut, bid me pull down my Breeches, and then put his Privy member between my Thighs, - [the Evidence went on and fully prov'd the Fact.] He (this Evidence) added, that he had heard other Boys (his School fellows) say, that he had done the like to them, and being ask'd who they were? He said, Rue Lewis,
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person190" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> dep'd, That he was 10 Years of Age the 6th of August last, and being examin'd if he knew the Nature of an Oath? And what he was to expect if he did not speak Truth when he took an Oath? Answered, that he should be in danger of Hell-Fire; and answering to several Enquiries of the like Nature to the Satisfaction of the Court, was admitted to be sworn, and depos'd as follows:</p>
<p>He sent me up to look for his Buttons, (he thinks) about a Month ago, about 2 o'Clock in the Afternoon, and immediately follow'd me up and lock'd me into the Room, and took a bit of a Rod, and bid me down with my Breeches, and felt all about my Body, and gave me a gentle Stroke or two, and bid me not cry out, he would not hurt me; [This Evidence proceeded and very fully proved the Fact upon the Prisoner as the former had done;] and being ask'd if he told any Body how his Master had us'd him? He reply'd, he told his Bedfellow.</p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person192" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , and (he thinks) about a Month ago, he being in Bed with him, took notice that he was very uneasy, turn'd first upon one side and then upon the other, and that thereupon he asked him what was the matter with him? That at length he said he would tell him, if he would not tell his Grandfather, for then he would tell his Master, and he would beat him; that he told him what the Prisoner had done to him, and he examining, found a Blister between his Thighs.</p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person193" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , the Boy's Grandfather, depos'd, That he perceiving the Boy very uneasie, he ask'd what was the matter with him? But he did not tell him: That the Boy not being willing to stir, he being at other times a very active Boy, he said, he believ'd he had been naught, and his Master had whipp'd him, and if it were so, it was well enough, for he was very unlucky, but bid his Aunt enquire into the Matter, and being inform'd, he examin'd him himself, what his Master had done to him? That the Boy reply'd, his Master had serv'd him as the two Men had serv'd one another that stood in the Pillory, and said also, that
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<p>Mr. Justice Jones depos'd, That when the Prisoner was brought before him, and charg'd with these Facts, he interrogated him, for what Reason he had us'd the Boys thus? That he answer'd, he did it to improve him in his Studies, and did not deny, or make any other Excuse .</p>
<p>The Prisoners Council upon this Evidence remark'd ,</p>
<p>That indeed the Offence the Prisoner was charg'd with, was a very heinous one, and therefore ought to have the strongest Proof to make it out.</p>
<p>That it was very extraordinary, that he should make such an Attempt without so much as a Caution (which he had not heard mentioned by any of the Evidence) given, not to mention it.</p>
<p>That nothing had been produc'd to prove, that the Prisoner had before any such Inclination, as what he was now charg'd with.</p>
<p>That the Desendant being chosen Master of the Free-School of the Coopers Company, against the Vote and Will of one of the Principal Electors, his Resentment of his coming in contrary to his Interest, had been the occasion of setting on foot this Prosecution.</p>
<p>That the Prisoner was a Person of a fair and honest Character; and to this, call'd the following Evidence.</p>
<p>The Reverend Mr.
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<p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person195" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd, That he had lain with the Prisoner, and he never had offer'd any thing immodest to him, nor had ever heard of any immodesty acted by him .</p>
<p>
<persName id="t17300513-27-person196"> John Johnson
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person196" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd, That he had known the Prisoner 2 or 3 Years, and his Character was very good for Piety and Regularity of Life; that he had had Conversation with him, and lain with him, and he had never made any Attempt upon him, nor had he ever heard an immodest Word from him.</p>
<p>Mr. Martin depos'd, That he had known him 12 Years, and had never heard any Body speak ill of him.</p>
<p>Here his Council remark'd, That the tender Age of the Witnesses and his Character being justly weigh'd , the latter might be thought to counterpoise the former.</p>
<p>Upon this, the Council for the Prosecutors call'd the following additional Evidences.</p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person197" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd, That he was in the 11th Year of his Age, and being examin'd as to what Sense he had of the Nature of an Oath, gave so Satisfactory an Account to the Court, that he was permitted to be sworn, and depos'd, That about a Month since, the Prisoner sent him up to look after a Carpenter who was at work in the House, to ask him if he had done work, that he came down and told him that he had not done, and after that he bid him go up again, and he came up after him, and pull'd down his Breeches, and stroaked all about his Body.</p>
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<interp inst="t17300513-27-person198" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> depos'd, That the Prisoner bid him go up and see for a String, that he went down and told him that there was no String, that he said there was, and came up himself and bid him go into the Chamber, and being there, he ask'd him (this Evidence) what he ow'd him? He reply'd he could not tell what he meant, that then he took a Sprig of a Rod, and laid him over his Knee and whipp'd him a little: That another time he bid him down with his Breeches, but he ran away and the Prisoner caught him, that he got away again, and his Coat gave way, and he ran down into the School.</p>
<p>The Prisoner deny'd the Facts, inveigh'd against the Parents of the Boys, who had been Evidences against him; said, they were Persons of so vile a Character, that their good Word was a Scandal, and that the Prosecution was malicious, being carried on by his Enemies who had voted for Mr. Veer , the present Master of the School, now in his Place, and called the following Evidences.</p>
<p>The Prisoner's Sister depos'd, That upon hearing the Charge laid upon her Brother, she went without any Knowledge of the Prisoner to Mrs Ham, the Mother of the first Evidence,
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173005130012"/> and ask'd her what was the Ground of the Clamour rais'd against him? And she answer'd her she could not tell; that she ask'd for the Child, and when he came, she ask'd him what his Master had done to him? That he answered nothing. That she said to Mrs. Ham, is it fit a Man should loose his Reputation for nothing? That she made answer, that Mrs. Allen would tear the House down about our Ears if we don't be Evidences; that she desir'd a Surgeon might be sent for, to examine the Child, and did name Mr. Martin; that she reply'd, God forbid , for her Child had got no harm.</p>
<p>Mr. Day depos'd, That he had known the Prisoner for some Years, and he used to come to his Master's House, and lie with him, and he never saw any thing but what was handsome by him.</p>
<p>
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<note>[Imprisonment. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<p>The Prosecutor being ask'd where his Rings were? Said, they were upon his Finger.</p>
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<p>Mr. Cabel depos'd, That the Coals were lost out of a Lighter at the Wharf, the Prisoner being suspected, they making it their Business to loiter about the Shoar, under Pretence, of picking up Coals, that are scatter'd , and being carried before the Justice, did own the Fact, and that they had sold them to one A - J - ; the Fact being plainly prov'd, the Jury found each of them
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That he being a little in Liquor, went in to Drink, and that three Women came in, and two of them went away, and the Prisoner staid with him about an Hour, and after she was gone, he miss'd his Money, which was 2 Guineas, 2 half Crowns, and 2 Shillings, but he could not say which of the Women t ook his Money; so there being not sufficient Evidence against the Prisoner, she was
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That he having been to see a Friend, as he was going Home, met with the Prisoner, who ask'd him to go and Drink, and carried him Home to her Room, which having a Bed in it, he refus,d to go in; that a Woman presently coming with a Quartern of Brandy, he refus'd to Drink, but offer'd to pay for it, but would have her fetch him Change for a Shilling, before he parted with his Money; that the Prisoner made a Sign to the Woman to go away, which she did, and then she carried him up Stairs to another Room, which having also a Bed in it, he would not stay; that he coming out, the Prisoner stopp'd him, and pulling up all her Cloaths ran against him, and forc'd him into the Room, that she got hold of the Chain of his Watch, and he felt her draw it cut, and then she ran away, and it was 8 or 9 Days before he could take her; that when he met with her, and demanded the Watch; she said, the Thing was to be had, but it would cost him 40 Shillings ; the
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<p>The Prisoner deny'd the Fact, and pleaded, That the Prosecutor had been in her Company two or three times before he took her up, and he had given her the Watch.</p>
<p>The Prosecutor did not deny his having been in her Company, and Drinking with her before he took her up, but said it was to get his Watch again, and did not take her up at that time, because it was in a House among her own Friends; the Jury found her
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<p>The Prisoner pleaded, That she sitting on a Bulk, the Prosecutor came to her, had a Rod in his Hand, and offer'd her two Shillings, or half a Crown to lie with her, but she refusing, he whipt her, and would have had her gone to the Rails on Tower-Hill with him; but this Plea did not avail, the Jury found her
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Prisoner had liv'd with her 4 Years, and she going to Canterbury, the Prisoner took the Opportunity while she was gone, to open the Closet and steal the Lace, of which she took one Cap that was hers off from her Head, and other Pinners in her Custody at her Mother's House, where she dwelt, after she was gone from her. But tho' the Prosecutor swore the Cap to be hers, being more particularly interrogated, could not swear positively to the Cloth, but only to the Lace.</p>
<p>The Prisoner in her Defence pleaded, That the Lace for the Cap, &c. were given her by the Prosecutor, while she liv'd with her, and that she wore the Cap while she was in the Prosecutor's Service, and call'd Evidence (her Mother and Sister) to prove it; and that she
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<p>Receiv'd Sentence of Death 3.</p>
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<p>Burnt in the Hand 3.</p>
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<p>Transportation 22.</p>
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<persName id="s17300513-1-person322"> Ann Robinson
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<persName id="s17300513-1-person323"> John Busbby
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<persName id="s17300513-1-person324"> John Bostwick
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<persName id="s17300513-1-person325"> Elizabeth Roch
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<p>To be Whip'd 2.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s17300513-1-person326"> Abraham Rogers
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<persName id="s17300513-1-person327"> James Tyrrel
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<interp inst="s17300513-1-person327" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>
<persName id="s17300513-1-person328"> Isaac Broderick
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<interp inst="s17300513-1-person328" type="given" value="Isaac"/>
<interp inst="s17300513-1-person328" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , to stand twice in the Pillory, once at Ratcliff, at the nearest convenient Place to where the Facts were committed, and once at Charing-Cross; to suffer 3 Months Imprisonment, and pay a Fine of 20 Nobles.</p> </div1>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173005130017"/>Books Printed for and sold by
<persName id="a17300513-1-person329"> Joseph Marshall
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person329" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person329" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , at the Bible in Newgate Street.</p>
<p>LA Or the Art of hard improved. Being and Easy Mec of Shorthand Completed her Fifty Years Practice and Improvement of the said Art, by the Observation of Methods and Study of it. The Fifth Edition, with Additions of the Terms of he Law, and much amended. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person330"> William Mason
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person330" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person330" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Price 2 s. 6 d.</p>
<p>The Life and Miraculous Conversion from Popy &c. of
<persName id="a17300513-1-person331"> Joseph Perry
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person331" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person331" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , in Three Parts: 1. The Glory of Divine Grace. 2. The Protection of Divine Providence. 3. In the Goodness of God Manifested. The Second Edition. Written by himself. Price 1 s.</p>
<p>Divine Poems (by way of Paraphrase) on the Ten Comments. In Twelve Parts: Illustrated with Twelve Copper-Plate. The Second Edition. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person332"> George Wither
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person332" type="surname" value="Wither"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person332" type="given" value="George"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person332" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Esq; Price 1 s.</p>
<p>Heaven begun here on Earth: Or, A Help to young Persons , under their first Convictions, and Closure with the Lord's Christ. Being a help to Backsliders , under the Hidings of God's Face for Decays in Spirituals : And a help to strong Christians, who can, through Grace , read their Evidences for Heaven. Contained in Three Dialogues between a Minister, and a private Christian. Price bound in Calf 2 s. 6 d .</p>
<p>Military Discipline. The Word of Command, and Directions for Exercising the Musket and Bayonet, and the Carbine , Pistols and Sword, as they are performed by the Gentlemen of his Majesty's Horse and Foot Guards. By W. B. Gent . The Second Edition. Price bound 1 s.</p>
<p>Onania examined and detected: or, the Ignorance, Error , Impertinence, and Contradiction of a Book, call'd Onania, discovered and exposed. Wherein also is consider'd , the Differences and sundry Degrees of Self-Politrion in both Sexes. By Philo-Castiratis. The Second Edition. Price stitch'd 1 s. 6 d .</p>
<p>The Singing Master's Guide to his Scholars: With the Psalms according to the Old and New Translations ; the Old on one side, and the New on the other. By several Hands , viz. Sternhold and Hopkins , Barton, Patrick, Tate and Brady. Milbourne and Sandys. Contriv'd for Common Use: With the Tunes in Two Parts. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person333"> Daniel Warner
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person333" type="given" value="Daniel"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person333" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , of Ewelm in Oxfordshire, Singing-Master . Price bound 2 s. 6 d.</p>
<p>The Christian's hidden Life . A Funeral Sermon, occasioned by the Death of the late Rev. and Learned Mr.
<persName id="a17300513-1-person334"> John Netbitt
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person334" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person334" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , who departed this Life October the 22d, 1727, in the 67th Year of his Age Preached October the 29th. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person335"> John Hunion
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person335" type="surname" value="Hunion"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person335" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person335" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Price 6 d.</p>
<p>A Whip for the Quack: or, some Remarks on M - N's Supplement to his Onania . With a full Answer and Contutation of his boasted-of , and long-promised curious Piece from Sckmeider, and of all their Arguments for the Seed's return into the Blood after its Secretion. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person336"> Matthew Rothos
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person336" type="surname" value="Rothos"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person336" type="given" value="Matthew"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person336" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Price stitch'd 1 s. 6 d .</p>
<p>A further Guide to Parish Clarks : or any other religiously and devoutly desposed to make Use of these Instructions. Being continued for common Use, by
<persName id="a17300513-1-person337"> Daniel Warner
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person337" type="surname" value="Warner"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person337" type="given" value="Daniel"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person337" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> of Ewlem in Oxfordshire, Singing-Master . Price 6 d.</p>
<p>The Art of Spelling Containing, 1. A,
<persName id="a17300513-1-person338"> B, C
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person338" type="given" value="B"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person338" type="gender" value="indeterminate"/> </persName> , for Children, consisting of Alphabets and Syllables , with short Rules and Examples of dividing Words. 2. Rules for true Spelling, Reading , and Writing of English, by way of Question and Answer. 3. Two Tables of the most useful Words, whose Spelling or Sense, may be mistaken. Also Christian ames, &c. By J. P. M. A. The fifth Edition with Additions Price 9 d.</p>
<p>A short and practical Discourse upon the Holy Fast of Lent. By J.
<persName id="a17300513-1-person339"> Marshall, L. L. D.
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person339" type="given" value="Marshall"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person339" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> The Second Edition. Price bound 1 s.</p>
<p>The Greatness of the Soul, and the Unspeakableness of the Loss thereof; with the Causes of the Losing it. First preached in Pinners-Hall , and now enlarged, and published for good. By
<persName id="a17300513-1-person340"> John Bunyan
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person340" type="surname" value="Bunyan"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person340" type="given" value="John"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person340" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . The 2d. Edition. Price bound 1 s. Also at the said Shop is to be Sold to all Stationers and School-masters in London and Country , Pieces for Christmas, Easter and Whitsunside , &c. by wholesale and retale, curiously engraved on Copper-plates . 1. King George the II. 2. Jerusalem . 3. The Temple of Solomon. 4. Geometry. 5. Adam and Eve in the Garden. 6. Haman hanged. 7. Hunting-Piece . 8. Grammar and Writing-School. 9. Christ's Burial. 10 The Lord Mayor's Show. 11 Moses in the Ark of Bull-rushes. 12 History of Tobit . 13 Christ's Ascension . 14 The seven Sciences. 15 Dorastis and Fawnia. 16 History of Judith and Holosernis . 17 The four Evangelists. 18 Stool-Bal 19 Joseph flying into Egypt . 20 Crucifixtion; And many others in whole Sheets and half Sheets: Likewise, you may have an Elegiac Poem in Commemoration of his late Most Sacred Majesty K. George, engraven, Price 6 d. Also Gospel Mystery Emblematically illustrated , engraven on a large Copper-plate , Price 6 d.</p>
<p>A Water that perfectly cures the Itching Humour in any Part of the Body, in a Short Time, having no offensive Scent: Prepared and Sold only by A. Downing , Chymist, at the Crown and Ball in George-Court in St. John's-Lane near Hick's-Hall. Price 1 s. 6 d. a Bottle. Also the true Essence or Spirits of Scurvy-Grass, both Purging and Plain, most Excellent for all Degrees of the Scurvy , at 8 d. a Bottle. And the great Elixir of Lite, called Daffy's Elixir, truly prepared, so very useful in all Families in the greatest Exigencies . Price 2 s. 6 d. the Half-pint .</p>
<p>Just Publish'd</p>
<p>Spiritual Songs for Children, or Poems on several Subjects and Occasions. By Mr. Wright: London Printed and sold by
<persName id="a17300513-1-person341"> Joseph Marshal
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person341" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person341" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> at the Bible in Newgate Street. Price Bound Six pence.</p>
<p>Where may be had just Publish'd, Price Six pence, Light in a Candlestick to all that are in the House: Or, the Impartial Chuchman ; Containing the Celebrated Discourses on the 30th of January, of the Right Reverend the Bishop of Bristol, before the House of Lords, of the Reverend Dr. Croxall, before the House of Commons; and of the Reverend Dr. Trapp , before the Lord Mayor and Court of Aldermen . Wherein, with a just Praise of their Merits, Respect to their Characters, and Deference to the Church: their Matter , Method, Explanations of, and Deductions from Scripture are observ'd especially as to Dr. Trapp's Notion of visiting the Sins of the Fathers on the Children. With Readings in the Hebrew , Chaldoe, Arabick, and and Vulgate, noted: and to take in what is most remarkable on this Head, a Reflection on a Principle of the Right Reverend the Bishop of Sarum, and the Dispute of Milton and Salmasins , Mr. Milbourn and Mr. Bradbury : With a Rule to judge and apply all Sermons on that deplorable Occasion. By J.
<persName id="a17300513-1-person342"> Henley, M. A.
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person342" type="given" value="Henley"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person342" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> Founder of the Oratory.</p>
<p>Just Publish'd (Dedicated to the Hon. Mrs. Pulteney .)</p>
<p>The Brothers, or Treachery punish'd, a Novel. Interspersed with, I. the Adventures of Don Alvarez . II. The Adventures of Don Lorenzo . III. Cupid and Bucchus , a Dramatic Entertainment. IV. The Adventures of Mariana , Sister to Don Alvarez . Written by a Person of Quality. Printed for T. Payne at the Crown in Ivy-Lane, near Pater-noster-Row . Price 1 s. 6 d. Where may be had , the Travels of Cyrus , by the Chevelier Ramsay, with a Discourse on the Theology and Mythology of the Ancients, in 2 Vol. French and English. Price Bound 6 s.</p>
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<persName id="a17300513-1-person343"> Joshua Worrall
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person343" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Bookseller, near the Chapter Coffee House , in Pater-noster-Row, London, has lately bought in a curious Collection of Books, in most Parts of Polite Literature, viz. History, Divinity, Philosophy, Physick, Philology, Lexicons, Chronology, Inscriptiones & Numismata Classicae, Poeticae, in Greek, Latin, Italian, and Spanish, with some of the Classicks, Cum Notis Varioum , last Editions, and by the famous Printers, Colinaus , Aldus,
<persName id="a17300513-1-person344"> Robert Stephens
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person344" type="given" value="Robert"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person344" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> ,
<persName id="a17300513-1-person345"> Sebastian Gryph
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<interp inst="a17300513-1-person345" type="given" value="Sebastian"/>
<interp inst="a17300513-1-person345" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> .
<persName id="a17300513-1-person346"> Francis Gryph
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