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15th April 1724
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Just publish'd, the Seventh Edition (with many Additions and Amendments) of

A Rational and Useful Account of the Venereal Disease. With Observations on the Nature, Symptoms, and Cure, and the ill Consequences that attend it 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 Scheme. 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 Joseph Cam , M.D. Printed for, and sold by G. Strahan, against the Royal Exchange, W. Mears, without Temple-Bar, C. King, in Westminster-Hall, T. Norris on London-Bridge, J. Baker against Hatton-Garden in Holborn; and by the Author, at the Golden Ball and Lamp in Bow-Church-Yard, Cheapside. Price 1 s.

An Account of the Lives, Intreagues, and Comical Adventures of Rob Roy, alias Robert Mac Gregor , Capt. Stanley. Sally Salisbury , alias Sarah Pridden , and near a hunred more, who have either dy'd in Newgate, or been executed for several Villanies and Murders committed by them: Wherein is contained a more full and true Account, than has been publish'd by the Ordinary, or any other. The Whole being not only very Diverting to read, but very Useful to preserve others from being impos'd upon by Sharpers, and such as desire to avoid falling into ill Company. Price 1 s. 6 d. Where may be had also, A compleat List of above 6000 of the Insolvent Debtors, who were cleared at Guilford, Kingston and Croydon, upon the Dissolution of the Mint: And also of all those who are yet to be discharg'd at the Quarter Sessions, held at Ryegate, April the 14th, 1724, containing the several Places of their Abode, with their various Stations and Occupations, Alphabetically digested, and distinguish'd under their proper Heads, for the more easy finding out any particular Person. Publish'd for a general Information to all Mankind. Price 1 s. 6 d. Both printed for M. Hotham, at the Black-Boy on L ondon-Bridge.

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.

Youth's Introduction to Trade and Business: Containing, 1. 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 Exchange, 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. Ayre 's Essay. By M. Clare, School-Masters in Soho-Square, London. Printed for Edward Symon, at the Corner of Pope's Head Alley, is Cornhill.

BOOKS Printed for EDWARD SYMON, at the Corner of Popes-Head-Alley, in Cornhill.

THE History of the Revolutions that happened in the Government of the Roman Republick . Written in French by the Abbot de Vertot, of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions, &c. English'd by Mr. Ozell from the Original, newly reprinted at Paris, with Amendments and Additions by the Author himself, in almost every Page. To which is prefix'd, a Translation of a Memorial sent from London by the late Earl Stanhope , to the Abbot de Vertot at Paris; containing divers Questions relating to the Constitution of the Roman Senate . With the Abbot's Answer. The Third Edition. In 2 Vol.

An universal Etymological English Dictionary: Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, either Ancient or Modern, from the Ancient British, Saxon, Danish, Norman, and Modern French, Teutonic, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, as also from the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew Languages, each in their proper Characters. And also a brief and clear Explication of all difficult Words derived from any of the aforesaid Languages; and Terms of Art, relating to Anatomy, Botany, Physick, Pharmacy, Surgery, Chymistry, Philosophy, Divinity, Mathematicks, Grammer, Logick, Rhetorick, Musick, Heraldry, Maritime Affairs, Military Discipline, Horsemanship, Hunting, Hawking, Fowling, Fishing, Gardening, Husbandry, Handicrafts, Confectionary, Carving, Cookery, &c. Together with a large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases us'd in our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs, old Records, and Processes at Law; and the Etymology and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and remarkable Places in Great Britain: Also the Dialects of our different Countries. Containing many Thousand Words more than either Harris, Philips, Kersey, or any English Dictionary before Extant. To which is added, a Collection of our most common Proverbs, with their Explication and illustration. The whole Work compiled and Methodcially digested, as well for the Entertainment of the Curious, as the Information of the Ignorant, and for the Benefit of young Students, Artificers, Tradesmen and Foreigners, who are desirous thorowly to understand what they Speak, Read or Write. The second Edition, with large Additions. By N. Bailey, Philologos.

M. Misson's Memoirs and Observations in his Travels over England: With some Account of Scotland and Ireland. Dispos'd in Alphabetical Order. Written originally in French, and translated by Mr. Ozell.

The Miscellaneous Works of that eminent Statesman Francis Osborn , Esq; In two Vol. The Eleventh Edition.

Lately Publish 'd, A Gray Cap for a Green Head. Written by Mr. Puckle.

A compleat History of the Lives and Robberies of the most Notorious Highway-men, Foot-pads, Shop-lists, and Cheats, of both Sexes, in and about London, Westminster, and all Parts of Great Britain, for above an hundred Years past, continued to the present Time. By Capt. Alex Smith . In two Vol.

Miscellaneous Essays, viz. I. Of Company and Conversation. 2. Of Solitariness and Retirement. 3. Of Nobility. 4. Of Contentment. 5. Of Women. 6. Of the Knowledge of God, and against Atheism. 7. Of Religion. 8. Of Kings, Princes, and the Education of a Prince. 9. Of Greatness of Mind. 10. Of the Education of Children. 11. Of Law. 12. Of Man. 13. Of Old Age. With the Life and Conversion of St. Mary Magdalen, and some Reflections upon the Conversion of the good Thief; also, the Life and Conversion of St. Paul. By Sir Richard Bulstrode , Knt. Envoy at the Court of Brussels, from King Charles II . and King James II . Published, with a Preface, by his Son Whitlocke Bulstrode, Esq; The Second Edition.

An Essay on Perspective. Written in French by William James 's Gravesande, Doctor of Laws and Philosophy; Professor of Mathematicks and Astronomy at Leyden, and Fellow of the Royal Society at London. And now translated into English.

Printed by J. Humsreys, in Bartholomew-lane, behind the Royal Exchange; for E. Symax, the Corner of Pope's Head Alley, Cornhill: And Sold by J. Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms, Warwick-Lane, 1724. Where Advertisements are taken in. Price Three Pence.


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