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THE

BEAUTIES

OF

England and Wales:

OR,

ORIGINAL DELINEATIONS,

TOPOGRAPHICAL, HISTORICAL, AND DESCRIPTIVE,

6335

OF

EACH COUNTY.

EMBELLISHED WITH ENGRAVINGS.

BY THE

REV. J. NIGHTINGALE.

TOR

LIBR

VOL. XIII.-PART I. NEW-YORK

Incorrect pedigrees, futile etymologies, verbose disquisitions, crowds of epi-
taphs, lists of landholders, and such farrago, thrown together without me-
thod, unanimated by reflections, and delivered in the most uncouth and
borrid style, make the bulk of our county histories.
GOUGH.

1813.

LONDON:

PRINTED FOR J. HARRIS; LONGMAN AND CO.; J. WALKER; R. BALDWIN;
SHERWOOD AND CO.; J. AND J. CUNDER; B. AND R. CROSBY AND CO. ;
3. CUTHELL; J. AND J. RICHARDSON; CADELL AND DAVIES; C. AND
J. RIVINGTON; AND G. COWIE AND CO.

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HIS GRACE,

THE MOST HIGH, MIGHTY, AND MOST NOBLE PRINCE,

CHARLES HOWARD, '

DUKE OF NORFOLK,

EARL MARSHAL, AND HEREDITARY EARL MARSHAL OF ENGLAND, EARL OF ARUNDEL, SURRY, NORFOLK;

Baron of Mowbray, Howard, Segrave, Brewese of Gower, in Caermarthenshire, Fitz-Alan, Waren, Clun, Oswaldestre, Maltravers, Greystock, Furnival, Verdon, Lovetot, Strange of Blackmere;

PREMIER DUKE, EARL, AND BARON OF ENGLAND,

NEXT THE BLOOD ROYAL;

AND CHIEF OF THE ILLUSTRIOUS FAMILY OF THE HOWARDS,

A PEER OF THE REALM,

WHO MAINTAINS THE TRUE DIGNITY OF ITS ANCIENT NOBILITY, BY PROTECTING THE RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES

OF THE PEOPLE,

BY ADVOCATING THE CAUSE OF UNIVERSAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, AND BY ENCOURAGING LITERATURE AND THE USEFUL ARTS,

THIS VOLUME,

Burbican,

July 5th, 1813.

IS MOST RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED

BY HIS GRACE'S VERY OBEDIENT

AND MOST HUMBLE SERVANT,

J. NIGHTINGALE.

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