The FORTY-FIVE FIRST YEARS
The L I F E
The present Bookseller in Chiswell-Atreet, Moorfields, London.
Written by Himself.
In FORTY-SEVEN LETTERS to a FRIEND.
With a TRIPLE DEDICATION.
1. To the PUBLIC.
2. To ResPECTABLE
A NEW EDITIO N.
Corrected and much enlarged; interspersed with many original
humorous Stories, and droli
. Asiecostes, not in foriner Editions ;
which is also added, an INDEX
" The human race, a thousand various ways,
" Pursue the road to happiness nga prifo;
“ Fancies, so fingular, inspire each roui,
“ Scarce would you chink one artift made the whole,
“ The flatreft dunce fome humour cannot hide,
" Which marks him out from all mankind beside ;
" For in the mind as plainly as the face,
" Features peculiar to itself we trace.
“ Though all, in many points, resemblance claim,
“ No fingle pair are perfeâly the same.
“ 'Tis possible the reader may inquire,
“ To what diftin&ion I myself afpire."
L O N D ON:
Printed for the AUTHOR, No. 46 and 47, Chiswell-Street,
and fold by all other Bookfellers.
[Price 5s. 6d. in Boards.]