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LETTER 532: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

Paris, Oct. 16-27. I follow my last of the, on the occasion of a letter just now come to hand from Joseph Leman. The fellow is Conscience-ridden, Jack; and tells me, ‘That he cannot rest either day or night for … Continue reading

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LETTER 501: COLONEL MORDEN, (TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.)

  When the unhappy mourners were all retired, I directed the lid of the coffin to be unscrewed, and caused some fresh aromatics and flowers to be put into it.   The corpse was very little altered, notwithstanding the journey. The … Continue reading

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LETTER 419: MR. BELFORD TO ROBERT LOVELACE, ESQ.

Tuesday, Aug. 22.  I have been under such concern for the poor man, whose exit I almost hourly expect, and at the shocking scenes his illness, and his agonies exhibit; that I have been only able to make memoranda of the … Continue reading

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LETTER 391: MR BELFORD TO ROBERT LOVELACE, ESQ

Friday night, Aug. 4. I have actually delivered to the lady the extracts she requested me to give her from thy letters. I do assure thee, that I have made the very best of the matter for thee, not that … Continue reading

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LETTER 275: MR. LOVELACE, TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Wednesday night.   A man is just now arrived from M. Hall, who tells me, that my Lord is in a very dangerous way. The gout in his stomach to an extreme degree, occasion’d by drinking a great quantity of limonade. … Continue reading

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