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THE

SACRED and PROPHANE

H I S T O RY

OF THE

WORLD

CONNECTED,

From the CREATION of the WORLD

to the Diffolution of the Allyrian Empire
at the Death of Sardanapalus, and to the
Declension of the Kingdoms of Yudah and
Ifrael, under the Reigns of cihaz and Pekal

By SAMUEL SHUCKFORD, D. D

Chaplain in Ordinary to his M A JEST Y.

VOLUME the FIRST.

The THIRD EDITION.

LONDOV:
Printed for J. and R. Tonson in the Strand.

MDCCXLH,

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To the Right HONOURABLE CHARLES Lord Viscount TOWNSHEND,

Baron of Lynn-Regis, and Knight

of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, &c.

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MY LORD,

HIS Volume was first published, before I had

the Happiness to be introduced to

your Favour; but [a new Impression having

been

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now

been called for, soon after my Second Volume came into the World under your Lordship's Patronage] I most humbly beg

to have the Honour of Dedicating it to your Lordship.

Your Lordship will find no Retirement from the Honour and Esteem of Mankind: And whoever may be permitted to appear to have any Share of your Lordship's Favour, will experience it a sure Recommendation to the good Opinion of the World.

I shall in a little Time intreat your Lordship's Acceptance of a Third Volume, and hope for

the

the Continuance of your Protection to the remaining Parts of my Performance.

I am,

My LORD

Your Lordship's most Obedient

and most Humble Servant,

Shelton, Norf.

Decemb. 32 1730.

SAMUEL SHUCKFORD.

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