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Augmentation of the naval and land forces. Lord Nortl's conciliatory motion.
Debates. The resolution passed upon a division. Mr. Saxbridge's annual
Speaker's speech. Speech from the throne:
State of afairs in America during the sitting of parliament. Preparations,
Ordnance seized in Rhode-Island. A fort taken, and powder seized in
address the people of Greot-Britain. Measures pursued for the urray and
Address and Petition of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen and Commons of the City
of London, presented to his Majesty on Friday, July 14, 1775; with his
Sketch of their Majesties' domestic Life at Kew during the Summer Season
Character of the late Queen Matilda of Denmark.
2 Memoirs of the late Pope Clement XIV.
5 Striking Picture of Charles V. during his Retirement in the Monastery of
St. Just, where he ended his Days.
18 Charles Townshend.
20 Memoirs of Allen Bathurst, Earl Bathurst.
22 Memoirs of the Life and Actions of the lute Sir Charles Saunders.
26 A short Account of Dr. Hartley, Author of " The Theory of the lumian Mind, on the Principles of the Association of Ideas.”
29 An authentic dccount of the very curious Researches, and raluable Discoreries,
in the Natural History and Manufactures of China, and other Punts of Asia, made by the late John Bradby Blake, Esq; one of the English EasiIndia Company's Resident Supercargoes at Canton, and of the third Hark in Council there; as likewise of his great and successful Endearours to rendet his Discoveries useful to Mankind in general, and to his Fellow-subjects in particular.
51 Memoirs of the celebrated Mr. Gray.
36 Some Account of the Life and Writings of Dr. Smollett. Memoirs of the Life and Family of the late Rev. Mr. Laurence Sterne : Iritten by himself, and addressed to his Daughter, Miss Lydia Sterne
50 Sketch of the Character of the late Dr. llawkesworth.
33 Anecdotes of the Life, with Observations on the Character and I'ritings, of the late Paul Whitehead, Esq.
54 A short Account of the Life, Writings, and Genius, of the late Sir John Hill, Knight of the Polar-Star.
61 Anecdotes of Signiora Gabrieli, the celebrated Opera-Singer:
The supposed Effect of Boiling upon Water, in disposing it to freeze more
reudily, ascertained by Experiments. Of the stilling of Waves by Weans of Oil.
70 An Account of a Woman accidentally burnt to Death at Coventry.