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eBook An essay on painting: in two epistles to Mr. Romney. By William Hayley, Esq. Hayley, William, 1745-1820. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3597
eBook Free thoughts on the most probable means of reviving the dissenting interest: Occasion'd by the late enquiry into the causes of its decay. Addres... Doddridge, Philip, 1702-1751. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4048
eBook Infancy, or the management of children: a didactic poem, in six books. The fifth edition. By Hugh Downman, M.D.Infancy. Downman, Hugh, 1740-1809. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4764
eBook A collection of poems in six volumes. By several hands: [pt.1] http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5152
eBook The traveller: or a prospect of society. A poem. Inscribed to the Rev. Mr. Henry Goldsmith. By Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5351
eBook The shadows of Shakespeare: a monody, occasioned by the death of Mr. Garrick. Being a prize poem, written for the vase at Bath-Easton. The second edit... Pratt, Mr. (Samuel Jackson), 1749-1814. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3479
eBook Passive obedience: or, the Christian doctrine of not resisting the supreme power, proved and vindicated ... In a discourse deliver'd at the Colle... Berkeley, George, 1685-1753. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4115
eBook New poems on several occasions: I. A short essay on the progress of English poetry. ... XXI. To Mr. Stanley, apothecary. By Henry Jones. Jones, Henry, 1721-1770. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3533
eBook A collection of poems in six volumes. By several hands: With notes. [pt.3] http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4990
eBook A discourse on the nature, causes, and cure of corpulency. Illustrated by a remarkable case, read before the Royal Society, November 1757. And now fir... Flemyng, Malcolm, d. 1764. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5615
eBook The history of Hindostan: from the death of Akbar, to the complete settlement of the empire under Aurungzebe. To which are prefixed, I. A dissertation... Dow, Alexander, d. 1779. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4758
eBook The history of English poetry: from the close of the eleventh to the commencement of the eighteenth century. To which are prefixed, two dissertations.... Warton, Thomas, 1728-1790. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5309
eBook The young widow; or the history of Cornelia Sedley: in a series of letters. ... [pt.1] Hayley, William, 1745-1820. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5123
eBook The magic of Orosmanes: or, harlequin slave and sultan: a pantomime, drawn from the Arabian legends. Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3356
eBook The royal garland, a new occasional interlude, in honour of his Danish Majesty: Set to music by Mr. Arnold, and performed at the Theatre Royal, Covent... Bickerstaff, Isaac, 1735-1812. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4133
eBook A letter to the most insolent man alive Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3469
eBook The contract: a comedy. Of two acts. As it was performed at the Theatre Royal, in the Hay-Market. Francklin, Thomas, 1721-1784. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5130
eBook Longsword, Earl of Salisbury: An historical romance. In two volumes. ... [pt.2] Leland, Thomas, 1722-1785. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5662
eBook The history of the most noble Order of the Garter: Wherein is set forth an account of the town, castle, chappel, and college of Windsor; ... To which... Ashmole, Elias, 1617-1692. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5268
eBook The birth-day: or, the Prince of Arragon. A dramatick piece, with songs. In two acts. As performed at the Theatre-Royal, Hay-Market. Written by J. O... O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4270
eBook An epistle to William Hogarth: By C. Churchill. Churchill, Charles, 1731-1764. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3926
eBook Speech of Mr. Sheridan, in the House of Commons, on Friday the 21st of April, 1798: on the motion to address His Majesty, on the present alarming stat... Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4749
eBook A compendium of useful knowledge: containing a concise explanation of every thing a young man ought to know, to enable him to converse on all general... Trusler, John, 1735-1820. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3348
eBook The history of the life and adventures of Mr. Duncan Campbell: a gentleman, who, tho' deaf and dumb, writes down any stranger's name at firs... Bond, William, d. 1735. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4501
eBook The first Part of Henry the Sixt. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5695
eBook The law of retribution: or, a serious warning to Great Britain and her colonies, founded on unquestionable examples of God's temporal vengeance a... Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5212
eBook The duellist, a comedy: As it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Covent Garden. Written by W. Kenrick, LL.D. Kenrick, W. (William), 1725?-1779. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3970
eBook The history of Sir Charles Grandison: In a series of letters published from the originals, by the editor of Pamela and Clarissa. In seven volumes. ...... Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3526
eBook The captives a tragedy: as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Drury-Lane by the author of The royal suppliants. Delap, J. (John), 1725-1812. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3816
eBook Gotham. A poem. Book III. By [blank] Churchill, Charles, 1731-1764. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3588
eBook The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire: By Edward Gibbon, Esq; ... [pt.2] Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4640
eBook Euphemia. By Mrs. Charlotte Lennox. In four volumes.: [pt.1] Lennox, Charlotte, ca. 1729-1804. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4578
eBook Dialogues concerning natural religion: By David Hume, Esq;. Hume, David, 1711-1776. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5283
eBook What we must all come to: A comedy in two acts, as it was intended to be acted at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Murphy, Arthur, 1727-1805. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4242
eBook An appendix to the second edition of Mr. Lofft's 'Observations on a late publication, entitled "A dialogue on the actual state of Parli... Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3878
eBook Anecdotes of Philip, late Earl of Chesterfield, and Dr. Johnson: a comparative view of their lives, characters, and merit, ... By a student at Cambrid... Hayley, William, 1745-1820. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5397
eBook The history and misfortunes of the famous Moll Flanders, etc. Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3017
eBook A pair of blue eyes Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3114
eBook Lodoiska: an opera, in three acts, perfomed, for the first time, by His Majesty's Servants, at the Theatre Royal, Drury-Lane, on Monday, June 9th... Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3746
eBook Love at first sight: a ballad farce: of two acts. As performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. King, Thomas, 1730-1805. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3466
eBook The miniature picture: a comedy, in three acts : performed at the Theatre-Royal, Drury-Lane. Craven, Elizabeth Craven, Baroness, 1750-1828. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5029
eBook An appendix in answer to the Reasons for not replying to Mr. Walton's full answer Walton, Jacob, d. 1743. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4482
eBook The following observations on the method of curing burns and scalds. are offered by the author, for the benefit of the public http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5653
eBook The life and death of King Iohn. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5709
eBook Enthusiasm: a poem. In two parts. By Mr. Jerningham Jerningham, Mr. (Edward), 1737?-1812. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3750
eBook Next door neighbours; a comedy: in three acts. From the French dramas L'indigent & Le dissipateur. As performed at the Theatre-Royal, Hay-Mar... Inchbald, Mrs., 1753-1821. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3824
eBook The doom of the Griffiths Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3099
eBook Pictures from Italy Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3084
eBook Paine's four letters. Letters on government: including both his letters to Mr. Dundas; with two letters to Lord Onslow, and two from Paris. By Th... Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3705
eBook The discovery: or, the squire turn'd ferret: An excellent new ballad. To the tune of High boys! up go we; Chevy Chase; or what you please. Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3669

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