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eBook Introduction to Shakespeare's plays, containing an essay on oratoryOrator Gentleman, Francis, 1728-1784. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3735
eBook Essays: By Mr. Goldsmith. ... Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5326
eBook Debits and Credits Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3268
eBook History of the decline and fall of the Roman EmpireHistory of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3169
eBook An introduction to the history of Great Britain and Ireland: By James Macpherson, ... Macpherson, James, 1736-1796. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4792
eBook The history and antiquities of the city of Carlisle: and its vicinity, by William Hutchinson, Esq. Hutchinson, William, 1732-1814. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5469
eBook New York newspaper advertisements and news items: 1777-1779 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3151
eBook Cecilia: or memoirs of an heiress. By the author of Evelina. In five volumes. ... [pt.4] Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4869
eBook A defence of the pamphlet ascribed to John Reeves, Esq. and entitled, "Thoughts on the English government." By the Rev. J. Brand, A.M. Addre... Brand, John, d. 1808. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3578
eBook Lizzie Leigh Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3103
eBook A general view of the writings of Linnæus: By Richard Pulteney, ... Pulteney, Richard, 1730-1801. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5267
eBook Celestina: A novel. In four volumes. By Charlotte Smith. ... [pt.3] Smith, Charlotte Turner, 1749-1806. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4576
eBook Additions and corrections to the first and second editions of Dr. Adam Smith's Inquiry into the Nature and causes of the wealth of nationsInquiry... Smith, Adam, 1723-1790. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4798
eBook The parent's assistant; or, stories for children. Part. II.: [pt.2]Parent's assistant. Edgeworth, Maria, 1767-1849. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5566
eBook An essay on the nature and cure of the (so called) worm-fever: By Samuel Musgrave, M.D. ... Musgrave, Samuel, 1732-1780. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5538
eBook Observations on a particular kind of scarlet fever, that lately prevailed in and about St. Alban's. In a letter to Dr. Mead. By Nathanael Cotton,... Cotton, Nathaniel, 1705-1788. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5570
eBook Life; or, the adventures of William Ramble, Esq. With three frontispieces, designed by Ibbetson, ... and two new and beautiful songs, with the music b... Trusler, John, 1735-1820. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4520
eBook The natural history of British insects: explaining them in their several states, with the periods of their transformations, their food, œconomy, &... Donovan, E. (Edward), 1768-1837. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4806
eBook Of London Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4940
eBook The Grecian history: from the earliest state to the death of Alexander the Great. By Dr. Goldsmith. ... [pt.1] Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5327
eBook Celestina: A novel. In four volumes. By Charlotte Smith. ... [pt.2] Smith, Charlotte Turner, 1749-1806. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4575
eBook A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands: [pt.3] http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4986
eBook A collection of poems in three volumes. By several hands: [pt.2] http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4975
eBook An essay on the history of parties, and persecution in Britain: beginning, with a brief account of the Test-Act, and an historical enquiry into the re... Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4329
eBook Little women Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3215
eBook The insolvent: or, filial piety. A tragedy. Acted at the Theatre in the Hay-market, (by authority) under the direction of Mr. Cibber. Written by the l... Hill, Aaron, 1685-1750. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4901
eBook Ode for musick Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3688
eBook Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3217
eBook Annette and Lubin: a comic opera, in one act. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent Garden Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4281
eBook The history of David's troubles: or, human frailty delineated. A sacred poem. Wallis, John, 1714-1793. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3511
eBook MEASVRE, For Measure. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5713
eBook An account of the automaton, constructed by Orffyreus: in two letters; the one, from Professor 'sGravesande, to Sir Isaac Newton; the other from... Kenrick, W. (William), 1725?-1779. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5449
eBook Sejanus, a tragedy: As it was intended for the stage. With a preface, wherein the manager's reasons for refusing it are set forth. By Mr. Gentlem... Gentleman, Francis, 1728-1784. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4253
eBook A summary view of the rights of British Americans Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3241
eBook A state of the British authority in Bengal under the government of Mr. Hastings. Exemplified in his conduct in the case of Mahomed Reza Khan. With a d... Francis, Philip, Sir, 1740-1818. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3612
eBook The poetical works: of Edward Moore. With the life of the author. Moore, Edward, 1712-1757. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5258
eBook An essay to instruct women how to protect themselves in a state of pregnancy: ... also, some observations on the treatment of children, which ... may... Wright, Mrs., http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5690
eBook A preliminary introduction to the act of sea-bathing: wherein is shewn its nature, power, and importance; ... By John Anderson, ... Anderson, John, ca. 1730-1804. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5555
eBook The Comedie of Errors. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5702
eBook The Winters Tale. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5729
eBook Cyrus: a tragedy. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. By John Hoole. Hoole, John, 1727-1803. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3962
eBook A speech of Edmund Burke, Esq. at the Guildhall, in Bristol: previous to the late election in that city, upon certain points relative to his parliamen... Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4201
eBook An account of the origin and formation of fossil-shells, &c: Wherein is proposed a way to reconcile the two different opinions, of those who affir... http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4415
eBook His Majesty's most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament, on Thursday the 26th of October, 1775Speeches. 1775-10-26 Great Britain. Sovereign (1760-1820 : George III) http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/5457
eBook The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire: By Edward Gibbon, Esq; ... [pt.1] Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4639
eBook The pasquinade. With notes variorum. Book the first Kenrick, W. (William), 1725?-1779. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4114
eBook Leonidas: a poem. Glover, Richard, 1712-1785. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4817
eBook A farther continuation of the history of the Crown-Inn. Part III. Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3384
eBook A journey through the Crimea to Constantinople: In a series of letters from the Right Honourable Elizabeth Lady Craven, to his serene Highness the Mar... Craven, Elizabeth Craven, Baroness, 1750-1828. http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/4407
eBook Moby Dick Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 http://ota.ox.ac.uk/id/3049

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