The Miscellaneous Works of Bishop Atterbury Volume 1

The Miscellaneous Works of Bishop Atterbury Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1789 edition. Excerpt: ...scribbler." Mr. Bromley and St. John's speeches were much admired. I fear what Mr. Lowndes writes to your Lordsliip wUl prove at last but a scanty bounty, notwithstanding the promises made of mighty matters. The delayis laid on the Bishops j not above six of which have made their returns. I am your Lordship's ever dutiful, most faithful, and obedient servant, Fr. Atterbury. CXXVIII. To Bp. Trelawny. MAY IT PLEASE YOUR LORDSHIP, Nov. ty f, I7oj. TH E bill against occasional conformity was read the first time to-day, and ordered a second reading on Tuesday next; which shews they have set their hearts upon it. They addressed the Queen to-day also, that flic would interpose with the States of Holland, for continuing the prohibition of trade with France J; as having consented to the additional 10,000 men only on that condition. William Lowndes, elq. Secretary to the Treasury. t This was th day memorable for the violent storm. Sec Letter CXXXV. % The words of the address were, that the Queen " would " please to insist upon it with the States General, that the " stop of all posts, and of all letters, bills, and all other corre' spondencies, trade, and commerce, with France and Spain, be continued." 9 Sir Sir H. Mackworth hath put out a book for the occasional bill, intituled, " Peace at Home; and dedicated it to the Queen. I am your Lordship's most obedient humble servant, Fr. Atterbury. CXXIX. To Bp. Trelawny. MAY IT PLEASE YOUR LORDSHIP, Chelsea, Dec. i, 1703. IWI L L not offer at expressing my thanks to your Lordship in a letter; but will do it in the whole course of my life, the chief endeavour of which shall be, to shew your Lordship my gratitude for those noble favours you have been pleased to confer...show more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 277g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236940156
  • 9781236940155