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Edward Wortley Mountague Efq;
SIR, LITHEN I send you this Volume, W I am rather to make you a
Request than a Dedication. I must delire, that if you think fit to throw away any Moments on it, you would not do it after reading those excellent Pieces with which you are usually conversant. The Images which you will meet with here, will be very feint, after the Perusal of the Greeks and Romans, who are your Ordinary Companions. I must confess I am obliged to you for the Taft of many of their Excellencies, which I had not observed till you pointed them to me. I am very proud that there are some Things in these Papers which I know you pardon ; and it is no small Pleasure to have ones
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Labours suffered by the Judgment of ą Man who so well understands the true Charms of Eloquence and Poesie. But I direct this Address to you; not that I think I can entertain you with my Writings, but to thank you for the new Delight I have from your Conversation in those of other Men.
May you enjoy a long Continuance of the true Relish of the Happiness Heaven hath bestowed upon you. I know not how to say a more affectionate
Thing to you, than to wish that you may be always what you are; and that you may ever think, as I know you now do, that you have a much larger Fortune than you want. I am,
Tour moft Obedient, and
Most Humble Servant,
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Duke of Bedford, (Three Books.]
Duke of Bolton, (Two Books.] Duke of St. Albans. Earl of Bridgewater, [Two Books..] Duke of Argyle.
Duke of Buckinghamshire.
Earl of Burlington.
Lady Buckingham. Right Hon. Lady Arran. Lady Buckworch.
Lady Burlington, [Two Books. 1 sir- Abercromy, Bar. Sir Thomas Abney.
Henry Baker Efq;
Mr. Barnes. -
Mr. Moses Barrow. John Aislabie Esg;
Datre Barrett Efq; James Anderson Efq;
Mrs. Barton. Sir James Alh.
Sir James Bateman. James Alhburn Esq;
Mr. Bathurst. 1. Alhburnham Esq;
Arthur Bayley Esq; Mr. Mor. Ashley
Mr. Alexander Baynes William Ashurst Efq;
Justus Beck Esq; Sir Thomas Alton, of Aston in
omas Alton, of Alton in William Bellamy Elg: Cheshire, Baronet.
Mr. Richard Bellafyie, of LinMr. Robert Attwood Merchant. colns-Inn. Admiral Aylmer
Mr. Bellitha. Whirgift Aylmer Esq; [ Six Sir J. Bennet. Books. ]
John Benson Efq; Philip Ayscough, A.M. Mr. Benson.
Mr. J. Bencinck.
Mr. Moses Beranger.
George Berkley, A. N. Fellow of ☆ Earl of Bath.
Trin, Coll. Dublin.
| The Hon. Peregrine Bertie Esq;
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Hugh Bethell Eq;
Lord Colerain. Sir George Bing.
Earl of Crawford. The Hon. Vere Boothe Esq; William Conger, Lord Wing. Mr. Peter Bowen.
ham, Lord High Chancellor of Lady Bowyer.
Great Britain. Right Hon. H. Boyle Esq; Princi
pal Secretary of State, ( 3 Books.] Countess of Carlisle. Mr. James Brain Junior.
The Right Hon. Lady Crew.
Mrs. Bridget Cadogan.
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Mrs. Cadworth. William Bridges Esg; Surveyor Mr. Tho. Cæfar.
General of the Ordnance. Mr. George Camocke. Mrs. Katherine Bridgman. Mr. George Caswall. Mr. Robert Bristow.
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Antwerp. Mr. Walter Brudenell. The Hon. Mrs. Cartwright of Ag. Mr. William Bryan
no in Northamptonshire. Francis Brydges Esq;
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Tho. Caverley Esq; Mr. Eustace Budgell.
Hugh Chamberlen, M.D.
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fter Efq; Mr. Lancelot Burton.
Hugh Chomley Esq; M". Richard Burton.
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Mr. Edmund Clark.
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Stephen Clay, of the Inner-Teme | Ord Carteret.
ple, Esg; 1 Lord Viscount Caftlecomer. | William Clayton Esq; Lord Bishop of Chester,
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John Dormer Ele;
Col. Richard Dormer.
Mr. Henry Dorrin.
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Sir Matthew Dudley Bar,
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William East Ely;
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Capt. John Edwards. Sir David Dalrymple.
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fices of the Queon's Bench. Mr. John Devink.