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Senora. Act of Parlumer 7 March 1748,1,, Trad:11 .17: vana
31, he record
SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS, KT.
LATE PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY;
PRINTED FROM THE AUTHOR'S REVISED COPIES,
With his last Corrections and Additions.
IN THREE VOLUMES.
TO WHICH IS PREFIXED,
Some account of the Life of the Author,
BY EDMOND MALONE, Esq.
· THE FIFTH EDITION, CORRECTED :
In which is now included,
BY JOSEPH FARINGTON, Esq. R. A.
- Quasi non ea præcipiam aliis, quæ mihi ipsi desunt. - CICERO.
VOLUME THE FIRST.
The Publishers of the following Memoir having seen, during its progress, that it would require to be extended beyond what was originally expected, they resolved to print it, not only with the works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, as before given to the public, but also separately. On this account, in order to make the Memoir more complete, it became necessary to introduce more of the matter noticed by Mr. Malone than was intended; but, in these instances, there are additional circumstances which do not appear in his narrative.