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L. A C K I N G T O N 'S
CONFESSIONS,
RENDERED INTO NARRATIVE.

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“It is not much of any writer that is excellent.”

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PRINTED FOR B. CROSBY AND CO. STATIONERs’-court,
PATERNOSTER-ROW,
By James Swan, 76, Fleet Street.

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IN a preface, utterly barren of matter to engage,
much more detain, the attention of the general
reader, Mr. Lackington announces to mankind
the vast work of his own regeneration. His
Memoirs had exhibited him in the character of
an infidel; his confessions represent him as new-
born. He here denominates himself a Methodist;
one of a people, whose simple manners, honest
lives, and generous benevolence he had wantonly
aspersed in his other works. No body can know

to what extent Mr. Lackington is the dupe of his

own inconstant fancy in all this; and not know-.

ing, no Christian at least, will run before the public voice, to denounce him to the world, as

either an apostate, a coxcomb, or a fool; though in

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