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HE Life of Cardinal Reginald Pole, written

originally in Italian, by Ludovico Beccatelli, Archbishop of Ragusa; and now first translated into English, with notes critical and historical. To which is added an Appendix, setting forth the plagiarisms, false translations, and false grammar in Thomas Phillips's History of the Life of Reginald Pole. By the Rev. BENJAMIN Pye, LL. B. Octavo.

II. The Life of Pope Sixtus the Fifth, (one of the most remarkable and entertaining lives that is to be mec with in ancient or modern history) in which is included the state of England, France, Spain, Italy, the Swiss Cantons, Germany, Poland, Russia, Sweden, and the Low Countries, at that time : With an account of St. Peter's, the Conclave, and manner of chusing a Pope ; the Vatican library, the many grand obelisks, aqueducts, bridges, hospitals, palaces, streets, towns, and other noble edifices, begun or finished by him. The whole interspersed with several curious incidents and anecdotes, not to be met with in any other author. Translated from the Italian of Gregorio Leti; with a preface, prolegomena, notes, and an appendix. By ELLIS FARNEWORTH, M. A. Folio.

III. The Canons of Criticism, and Glossary; being a Supplement to Mr. Warburton's edition of Shake spear: Collected from the notes in that celebrated work. To which are added, the Trial of the Letter r alias Y, and Sonnets. By THOMAS EDWARDS, Efq; Oétavo.

IV. Hudibras, in three parts ; written in the time of the Grand Rebellion : Corrected and amended; with large annotations, and a preface, by ZACHARY GEEY,

L.L. D.

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V. The Effays of Michael Seigneur de Montaigne, translated into English. The seventh edition, with very considerable amendments and improvements in the translation from the most accurate French edition of Peter Coste. In three volumes Octavo.

VI. The Works of Sir William Temple, Bart. complete, in four volumes Octavo. To which is prefixed, the life and character of the author.

VII. The Works of Ben Johnson, in seven volumes O&avo, collated with all the former Editions, and corrected ; with notes critical and explanatory. By the Rev. Peter WHALLEY.

VIII. The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq; in ten volumes complete : With his last corrections, additions, and improvements ; together with all his notes, as they were delivered to the editor a little before his death : Printed verbatim from the Octavo edition of Mr. Warburton. Price il, is.

IX. The same in nine volumes small Octavo.

X. Mr. Warburton's edition of Mr. Pope's works, in nine volumes large Octavo.

XI. The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's Dublin. With some account of the author's life, and notes historical and explanatory, by J. HAWKESWORTH, LL. D. In large Octavo, the same as Mr. Pope's works.

XII. The fame, elegantly printed in Quarto.

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P R E F A C E.


HE Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift were written and published at very

diftant periods of his life, and had passed through many editions before they were colleEted into volumes, or distinguished from the productions of contemporary wits, with whom be was known to asociate.

The Tale of a Tub, the Battle of the Books, and the Fragment, were first published together in 1704, and the apology, and the notes from Wotton, were added in 1710; this edition tbe Dean revised a short time before bis understanding was impaired, and his corrections * will be found in this impreffion.

Gulliver's Travels were first printed in the year 1726, with some alterations which had been made by the person through wbofe hands they were conveyed to the press, but the ori

* The corrected copy is now in the hands of Mt. Deane Swift. VOL. I.



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