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LETTER 452: MR BELFORED, TO ROBER LOVELACE, ESQ

Friday, Sept. 1.   How astonishing, in the midst of such affecting scenes, is thy mirth on what thou callest my own aspirations ! Never, surely, was there such another man in this world, thy talents and thy levity taken together! —Surely, what … Continue reading

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LETTER 360: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE, TO MISS HOWE

Sunday, July 23.   The letter accompanying This, being upon a very peculiar subject, I would not embarass it, as I may say, with any other. And yet having some further matters upon my mind, which will want your excuse … Continue reading

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LETTER 351: MISS HOWE, TO MISS ARABELLA HARLOWE

Thursday, July 20.  Miss Harlowe, I cannot help acquainting you, however it may be received, as coming from me, that your poor sister is dangerously ill, at the house of one Smith, who keeps a glover’s and perfume-shop, in King-street, Covent-Garden. She knows not that I … Continue reading

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