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Some thoughts on a bill for a ge- A true copy of the poll taken at neral naturalization, Cooper, 6d Oxford, Jan. 31, 1750, Baldwin, 6d

Observations on the inhabitants of The history of a woman of quality, the town, &c, and of the lake of On- Cooper, 3s tario, by John Bartram, in his travels Further considerations on the refrom Pensilvania to Onandago, Whis- duction of the land-tax, &c. Grif

fiths, is 6d The adventures of Peregrine Pickle, A sermon preach'd before the hoby the author of Roderick Random, nourable house of commons, Jan, 30, Wilfon, nos 6d boards, 12s bound 1750, by F.Allen, Shuckburgh, 5s

A treatise on distributive justice, A proposal for uniting the kingOwen, IS

doms of Great Britain and Ireland, An introduction to chronology, with Millar, 19 a brief account of the several methods Apollonii Pergaei locorum planorum proposed for the alteration of the file, Libri II. restituti a Roberto Simpson, &c. by James Hodgson, F. R. s. M. D. Nourse Mount, Page, Whitridge, is 6d A new system of midwifry, by

Sermon preach'd before the lord Brudenell Exton, M. D. Owen, 4s mayor, &c. at St. Paul's, Jan. 30, A supplement to the introduction 1750, by Wilmot, Meadows, 6d to the making of latin, by J. Clarke,

Three original poems, being the cl posthumous works of Pendavid Bit- The Lilliputian magazine, or the terzwigg, Esq; with his remarkable young gentleman and ladies golden will and testament, Carnan, is library, Carnan, 3d

The royal manual, a poem, by Memoirs of Edmund Ludlow, comAndrew Marvel, Watts, Dod, IS mander in chief in Ireland, 1640,

A brief narrative of the late cam- Millar, Brown, Ward paigns in Germany and Flanders, Lion, Memoirs of the duke of Sully dur

ing his residence at the English court, Considerations on the expediency of to which he was sent ambassador from making, and the manner of conduct. Hen. IV. Dodsley, 5s ing the late regulations at Cambridge, Religion, or the libertine repentant, Payne, IS

by George Alexander Stevens, Reeve, A critical dissertation on 2 Pet. i. Noble, 6d 16, 21, in which the force of the An impartial enquiry into the beneapostle's reasoning is shewn, &c. Payne, fits and damages arising to the nation Bouquet, 6d

from the present very great use of Memoirs of the life and adventures low-spirited liquors, Trye, 6d of William Parsons, Esq; written by A letter to the right honourable the himself, Stamper

lady v-mss V-, occafioned by The sentiments of a great man up- the publication of her memoirs in the on proposals for the general reduction adventures of Peregrine Pickle, Owen, of interest to three per Cent, Whitridge, od

Eternal life consider'd under the Curious observations upon the man- notion of an estate, by J. Green, Buck. ners, customs, &c. of the several na

land tions of Asia, Africa and America, Instructions for youth, prudential translated from the French of M. and moral, by J. Milner, D. D. l'Abbe Lambert, Woodfall, ios Waugh, is 60

A new treatise of British and fo- A genuine account of a man whose reign vegetables, being an improve- hands and legs rotted off at Kingsment on the Materia medica of the swinford, in Staffordshire, Griffiths, is celebrated Steph. Fran. Jeoffroy, M. D.

Observations on Mr, Fielding's enOwen, 45

quiry into the causes of the late in. The right hon. Henry lord viscount crease of robbers, &c. by Ben. Sedgly, Cornbury's letter to the vice-chancel- Newbery, Owen, 6d lor of Oxford in convocation, with Alfred, a masque, by Mr. Mallet, the vice-chancellor's answer, Lion. 6d Millar, is 6d

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A plain and familiar account of the Reasons for encouraging foreigners Julian and Gregorian ftiles, Millar, is Howard loyal Miscellany, by Du Pont,

A defence of the old stile, Owen, 60 39

A parallel between the characters of The judicious midwife, or answer lady Frail, and the lady of quality in to wit at St }-s's, Merryman, 6d Peregrine Pickle, Grisfiths, is

The patriot display'd, an oration FA naval expositor by Tho. Riley, read before the Anti-Gallicans, JohnBlankley, Millar, Dodney, Wood- son, Sheepey, 6d fall, Foudrinier, il. 5s Sheets

Battam's collection of scarce and A complete system of the blood valuable receipts in Cookery, &c vessels and nerves, Knapton, il. A phisical rhapsody, Robinson, is

An occafional prologue and epilogue An Exposition on the uncertainties to Othello, as it was acted the firit night in the practice of phyfick, Tonson, at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane, Draper, Roberts, is by persons of distinction for their di- The cure of the miliary fever, Say, version; written by Christopher Smart. '6d." A. M. Carnan, 60

Visions in verse, Dodsley and Cooper, The present taxes compard to the payments made to the public, within Bentley's fermon, in Crispin Street the memory of man, in a letter to a Spittle fields, Keith, 6d member of parlament by a country Remarks on it, Noon, 6d farmer Marshal, is.

Modern fine lady, Dodfley, Cooper, The valuation of annuities, and 6d leases certain for a single life, by Impartial enquiry into the power W. Lee, Efq. Shuckburg is 6d and efficacy of Major's snuff, Owen, 6d

The consequence of laying an addi- Reflections on conversation, ditto tional duty on fpirituous Liquors candidly considered, by a by-stander, Whit- Bulfinch, a collection of Songs, Vol. ridge, od

2. Stamper is 6d A letter from the reverend Mr A vicw of the proceedings of the Whiston to the right reverend the Ld. church of Scotland, Owen, 6d bishop of London, relating to the Alter The expediency of a general naturation of our ftile. Griffiths.

ralization of foreign protestants, Owen, A second letter to the reverend Mr 4d George Whitefield, occafion’d by his

SERMONS, remarks on a Pamphlet entituled the A sermon preach'd at Long-Ditton, Enthusiasm of Methodists and Papists Surry, at the funeral of Jof. Clarke, compared, Cooper, is 60

A. M. Jan. 4. 1750, by R. Wooden An essay on the Venereal Gleet, byfon, A. M. Innys, 6d Sam. Chapman, Owen, is

Webber's sermon at Lambeth ChaAn ode on the powers of poetry, topel, at consecration of bp of Bristol, his grace the duke of Dorset, Cooper, Dec. 23, 1750, Fletcher, Rivington,

6d. The philosphical principles of natural Jones's sermon on the common fraya and revealed religion, by Ramsey, Long- er, Owen, 6d. man, &c. IS,

Holland's two fermons, preached at Summers, voyage to the Gulph of Nottingham to a fociety of proteftant Venice, Loyd, is

diffenters, Noon, Waugh, is. Some considerations on the case Mulfo's sermon, at Sunbury, Jan. 6 ftated between the public and the S. S. laft, Whiston, White, 6d company, Woodfall, 6d

Howard's 30th of Jan. sermon, at A Letter from S-fhre to a Gen-St George the martyr, Southwark, tleman in town concerning a faction, Hodges, Dodsley, Withers, Cooper, Cooper, 6d

Cowper's sermon at York, Dec. 30, A small collection of valuable tracts Hildyard, Knapton, Longman, Cooper, on the Herping fishery, Griffiths, is 6d 6d.

A modern character introduc'd in the A sermon preached before the Fret scenes of Vanburgh's Ælõp. Stamper, Masons, at the parish church of St 60

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RUSSIA.

of the courts of Vienna and LonT a time when the European do- don, it seems to be attended with

minions are just recovering from no salutary consequences : M. Wah. the ravages of war, and the inhabitants zendorff the late Pruffian minister at · of the Continent gathering the product Petersburgh, attributes the declaration of the vintage or cultivating their made to him, on his departure from desolated plains, in all the security and that court, as the sole act of the tranquility of peace ; how melancholy Ruffian chancellor ; but the court of is the reflection, tó think that this Petersburgh infifts upon the authenticity rising scene of felicity, may be speedily of that declaration, as the act of the frustrated by the artifices of one prince, whole ministry : both courts appear and the filken thread of society rudely satisfied with the conduct of their reuntwisted by the ambition of another spective ministers; both are making the through these artifices, excited by this necessary preparations, in case of hofambition, France, in the year 1741, tilities, and the troops of the two kindled up the embers of diffention be- powers are in full march to their retween the courts of Petersburgh and spective frontiers : his Prussian majesty Sweden, only as a preparatory step is contracting new alliances, and several towards that general Conflagration foreign generals are making interest to that soon afterwards burst out, in every get into his service : the Czarina is territory from the borders of the Po to formidable enough to oppose such an the most diftant banks of the Danube, antagonist with her own force ; but, if Sweden then found herself abandoned alistance is necessary, the court of Vi. to the resentment of the Muscovite, enna is obliged, by the treaty concluded and France is now encouraging a more on the 20th of March 1746, to furnith formidable enemy to clip the wings of her with a succour of 30,000 men the Russian Eagle : this is the Prussian within 3 months from the day of the monarch, who has taken an oppor- requifition. The Russians were also tunity of irritating the Russian mi- apprehensive of a disturbance from the nistry; and though a method for ad- Swedes, and are not less suspicious of justing the differences subsisting be- an insult from the Turks and Tartars : tween the two courts, has been un. however, they are vigilant in every dedertaken by the mediatorial offices fenfible precaution, having the fleet at

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DENMARK. a great number of transport ships on the His Danish majesty, ftill persists in Dupa ; and having afsembled a con- the pacific fentiments of his predecessor, fide able body of troops along the and has given a favourable attention to Ukraire and in the conquered pro- the negociation of the baron de Flem

the command of the latter ing, the Swedish minister ; who was being provisionally given to general dispatched to Copenhagen to corroLieven, it being currently reported borate the union between the two that field marshal count Lacy was courts, and to contract a marriage beactually dead at Riga. The court tween the prince royal Guftavus of of Petersburgh, in pursuance of their Sweden with the princess royal of ecclefiaftical system, not to suffer in the Denmark, the provifions of which are empire any feet whole opinions may af- settled, and it is assured that the Swefect the doctrines of the Greek church, dish ambassador is ordered to make the or create theological disputes, has ore demand of that princess in form. The dered the Herenhutters, or Moravians, Danish monarch, ever affiduous to the to depart the country immediately; promotion of commerce, and the proand an edict has also been published, sperity of his subjects, has ordered prohibiting the importation of books four men of war, and fix frigates, to printed abroad: but it is now reported be equipped with all possible diligence, that the election of a duke of Coure in which 6oo regular troops are to be land will be deferred, till the troubles embarked, with the view of establishin the north are appeased.

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Africa: he has also published an edict, SWEDEN.

prohibiting the importation of any kind The court of Stockholm has equip- of rasped wood for dying, under the ped a fleet at Carelsoroon, consisting of penalty of 100 rix dollars, and confistwenty ships of the line and twelve fri- cation, gates; but all the appearance of a com

GERMANY. motion with the Ruffians, seems ex- The election of a king of the Rotinguished in the death of his Swedish mans, the principal affair in agitation majesty, who died lately at Stockholm, among the imperial princes, is still unin the 75th year of his age, and is decided. The French 'ministers, at fucceeded by Adolphus Frederic, duke the several courts of the empire, have of Holstein, bishop of Lubeck, who, made a declaration, that his most chri. by the treaty of Abo, concluded be- ftian majesty will not interfere in this tween the courts of Petersburg and election, unless obliged thereto in quaStockholm on the 4th of July, 1743, lity of guarantee of the treaty of Weft. was appointed prince fucceffor to the phalia. His Prussian majesty is still so Swedish crown. This prisice is uncle averse from exalting the arch-duke to Charles Peter Ulric, the reigning Joseph to that dignity, that he has acduke of Holstein Gottorp, ard appa- quainted the marquifs de la Puebla rent successor to the imperial throne of with his intentions to oppose it; alall the Russia's: he is indebted for his ledging, for his motives, the obstacles Investiture with the Swedish diadem to which the empress had raised againft the czarina, and, if gratitude was the putting into execution several ftipulamost prevalent principle in the bosom tions of the treaty of Dresden; fuch as of monarchs, her imperial majesty the guarantying Silesia by the empire, could expect nothing but the most du- and the regulation of a future comrable amity with the fovereign of Swe- merce: he complained of the steps ta. den: but as this prince, on the 28th ken by his Britannic majefty, whom of July, 1744, married the princess he called the cadet of the electoral colLouisa Ulrica, sister to his Prussian lege, as illegal, and prohibited by the majesty, it is uncertain how far this golden bull: he added, that to carry tie of affinity may engage him in the things to such a length, as to elect a interest of that monarch ; especially if king of the Romans, againft the opicount Tefsin is continued to preside at nion and advice of some of the most the head of the Swedish cabinet, and ancient houses of the empire, was to the court shou'd be still retained in the sacrifice the rights, and suffer the subsidiary servitude of France,

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oppression of the Germanic body, The court of Vienna seems alarmed which wou'd be abjectness, rather than at the motions of a considerable body of complaisance. This makes it evident, Ottoman troops on the confines of that his Pruffian majesty is highly af- Hungary, where an imperial army is fronted, that the British court in the order'd to assemble : the court is also measures which it has taken to bring consulting the most expedient measures about the above election, have nego in case of a war, by ordering four large lected him, so as not to sollicit magazines vf provisions to be erected vote, nor even to consult him on that in Hungary, three in Bohemia, three occafion : he has also sent a long letter in Italy, two in Moravia, and two in to the elector of Mentz, containing Austria. his reasons for oppofing the election of It is reported, that M. Ammon, a king of the Romans at this juncture, chamberlain to the king of Prussia, which his electoral highness has com- has succeeded in the commission he municated to their imperial majesties, went to execute at the court of Verwhose sentiments in regard to this af- failles, by which that court is to fura fair are still the same as were lately set nish his Prussian majesty, in case of forth in their memorials ; their inten- need, with a contingent of 30,000 tions are to leave the decisions of the foot and 10,000 horse. At the same electoral college free; and to take no time another report is current, that other steps, in this respect, than such the elector of Cologne has retracted his as may be judged necessary by that engagements with the maritime pow. august body, and conformable to the ers, and renounces the subsidies which fundamental principles adopted by its they had engaged to pay him by the principal members. The decease of late treaty; looking on himself to the late emperor Charles VI. gave be free from all engagements in this France an opportunity of promoting respect, in the same manner as if that the elector of Bavaria to the imperial treaty had never been made. throne, which occafioned the late On the demise of his Swedish mawar in Germany: the horrors of that jesty, his brother prince William sucwar were too recent in the memory of ceeds to the landgraviaté of Heffe. his Britannic majesty, and some other Cassel, whose son is married to the princes of the empire, who saw the princess Mary, fourth daughter of his dangers that must attend another in Britannic majesty; by whose aslistance terregnum, and therefore exerted their it may be naturally expected, that the interest to prevent it by the election of house of Hefse will succeed in its faa king of the Romans: they have so vourite view, by attaining the honour far succeeded as to obtain a majority in of a tenth electorate. the electoral college, which is proved, by an eminent civilian, from the bulla

I T A L Y. aurea, and eight instances of election of The pope and conclave of cardinals kings of the Romans, sufficient to de- have applied to his Sardinian majesty, cide it; and that an urgent exigency to confent that the ceremonial to be oba has, and ought to preponderate against served with their eminences may be deany delays on account of a minority: finitively settled; and, in consequence, however, if the Austrian prince shou'd to order his ambassadors and ministers be elected without the concurrence of at foreign courts to yield the cardinals his Prussian majesty, it would be equal preçedency wherever they meet toçe. ly consistent with the imperial consti- ther: but his majesty being informed tution, as the election of a duke of Ba- that the same application had been varia to the empire, on the 24th of made to the other catholic powe's, January, 1742, when, through the answer'd his holir ofs, that he could corruption of France, and the artifices not come to any resolution about an of his Prussian majesty, the queen of affair of this nature, since it equaly Hungary was divested of her right in concerned the other Ronian catholic the electoral college by the suspension courts; and therefore he wou'd wait of the vote of the electorate of Bos for their verdict on his claim of the hemia,

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