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LETTER 281: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

Fri. night, or rather Sat. morn. 1 o’clock I THOUGHT I should not have had either time or inclination to write another line before I got to M. Hall. But have the first; must find the last; since I can … Continue reading

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LETTER 246: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

Sat. midnight NO rest , says a text that I once heard preached upon, to the wicked —and I cannot close my eyes; yet wanted only to compound for half an hour in an elbow-chair. So must scribble on. I parted with the captain … Continue reading

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LETTER 233: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq; Hamstead, Friday Night, June 9.     Now, Belford, for the narrative of narratives. I will continue it, as I have opportunity; and that so dextrously, that if I break off twenty times, thou … Continue reading

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LETTER 232: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq;. Upper-Flask, Hamstead, Friday (June 9) morn. 7 o’clock.     I am now here, and here have been this hour and half. What an industrious spirit have I! Nobody can say, that I eat … Continue reading

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