The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford: Including Numerous Letters Now First Published from the Original Manuscripts, Volume 5

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R. Bentley, 1840
 

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Contents

To the Right Hon Lady Hervey Feb 3 Madame de Geoffrins
131
To George Montagu Esq Feb 4 Madame Roland Marriages
133
To George Montagu Esq March 12 Colman and Garrick
139
To the Right Hon Lady Hervey Nov 28 Thanks for her
140
To the same April 8 Further particulars of the insurrection
145
To the Rev Mr Cole Aug 15 Account of his antiquarian
146
To the Right Hon Lady Hervey June 28 Madame du Deffands
151
To David Hume Esq July 26 Quarrel between David Hume
157
To George Montagu Esq Oct 5 Recovery Tired to death
160
To Sir David Dalrymple Lord Hailes Nov 5 Thanks for
167
To George Montagu Esq Dec 12 Politics Ministerial nego
175
To the Hon H S Conway Sept 9 Death and character
181
To George Montagu Esq Nov 1 General Conways refusal
184
To the same Feb 26 Historic Doubts Guthries answer
193
To the same June 6 History of Ely cathedral Cardinal Lewis
202
To Monsieur de Voltaire June 21 On his soliciting a copy
208
To the Earl of Strafford June 25 Wilkes and Number 45
210
To George Montagu Esq Aug 13 Arrival of the King of Den
216
To the Earl of Strafford Oct 10 Health and sickness Quiet
223
To the same April 15 Temperance the best physician Easy
230
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231
To the Rev Mr Cole June 14 Proposed painted window
235
To the Hon H S Conway July 7 Lord Chatham at the Kings
242
To John Chute Esq Aug 30 Journey to Paris Lord Dacre
248
To George Montagu Esq Sept 17 Visit to Versailles Madame
255
Miltons prose writings Heroes and orators
262
To the Rev Mr Cole Dec 21 Thanks for communications
265
To the Rev Mr Cole Sept 10 Thanks for some particulars
317
To the Hon H S Conway January 7 Effects of an explosion
321
To the Rev Mr Cole July 7 King Edwards letters Portrait
328
To the same On the rapacity of a gentleman who had thinned
334
To the same Feb 18 Miscellaneous antiquities Governor
339
To the Rev Mr Cole April 7 Archæologia or Old Womans
343
To the Hon H S Conway Aug 30 Visit to Houghton
349
To the Hon Mrs Grey Dec 9 Advice from Dr Walpole
356
To the Hon H S Conway June 23 On the Generals tour
362
To the same Sept 7 On the Generals visit to the mines
370
To the same Sept 28 Cautions for his conduct at Paris
378
Deffand Opera The Bastardella Death of Lord Holland
393
To the same Dec 31 Bibliothèque du Roi Abbé Barthe
401
To the Hon H S Conway Jan 22 Debate in the House of Lords
410
To the same June 5 Genealogical inquiries Blomefields Nor
419
To the Hon H S Conway Oct 6 Illness of Madame du Deffand
430
To Thomas Astle Esq Dec 19 On the attainder of George
437
To the Rev Mr Cole April 16 Death of the Rev Mr Granger
447
To the Rev Mr Cole July 23 Thanks for the present of a vase
452
To the Hon H S Conway Oct 31 Folly and madness of
456
To the same Feb 27 Requesting the loan of some of his manu
462
To the same Aug 19 Inquiries after Dr Kenrick Prescot
465
weeks my clock will strike sixty
470
To Robert Jephson Esq Oct 1 The Law of Lombardy N
476
To Robert Jephson Esq Oct 17 Criticism on The Law
479
To the same April 23 Life of Baker Pennants Welsh
485
To the Rev Mr Cole June 3 Patriots and politics Dr Frank
491

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