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unfinished letter to the Right Honourable William Pitt, 1788.

Croft, Herbert Sir

unfinished letter to the Right Honourable William Pitt, 1788.

by Croft, Herbert Sir

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Published by Scolar P. in Menston (Yorks.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Lexicography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEnglish linguistics, 1500-1800; a collection of facsimile reprints -- no. 71., English linguistics, 1500-1800 -- no. 71.
    ContributionsPitt, William, 1759-1806.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6], [51] p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17776853M

    Full text of "Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century: Comprising Biographical Memoirs of William Bowyer " See other formats.   The House on Mobjack Bay (rev. 3) By J. Herbert Armistead Armistead Aug at PREFACE The Armistead Family Genealogy has been documented in a few books in the last years, but serious gaps still exist in the European roots of this family tree that has bloomed at least three Presidents of the United States.

    An Unfinished Letter to the Right Honourable William Pitt, concerning the New Dictionary of the English Language. By Herbert Croft. The Art of Criticism; as exemplified in Dr. Johnson’s Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets.   Though Pitt approved, nothing came of this (see letters in Lord Auckland's Journals, i. , , , –8). In January Wilberforce had a dangerous illness, which apparently implied ‘a total decay of all the vital functions.’ He retired to Bath in April, his physicians declaring that he could not last a fortnight. He recovered by.

      In May , when his father was created Earl of Liverpool, he took the courtesy title of Lord Hawkesbury and remained in the Commons. He became Baron Hawkesbury in his own right and was elevated to the House of Lords in November , as recognition of his work as Foreign Secretary. He also served as Master of the Mint (–).   William (2) Armistead’s life span approximately equals William II of ORANGE (), who married Mary Stuart I and had one son, Prince William (). Prince William, then, married Mary Stuart II in and became King William II of England, after being known as King William III of Orange since


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Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Also known for his rivalry with William Pitt the Younger and a staunch opponent of George III, he was reckless in politics as at the gaming tables.

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