페이지 이미지
PDF
ePub

THE

SPECTATOR

VOL. III.

The Seventh EDITION.

L O N D ON:

Printed for J. TONson in the Strand.

M DCC XXIV.

[ocr errors][ocr errors][merged small][merged small]
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

S the profest Defign of this Work

is to entertain its Readers in general, without giving Offence to any

par

A 2

[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

particular Person, it would be difficult to find out fo proper a Patron for it as Your Self, there being none whose Merit is more univerfally acknowledged by all Parties, and who has made himself more Friends and fewer Enemies. Your great Abilities, and unquestioned Integrity, in those high Employments which You have pass?d through, would not have been able to have

raised

[merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][merged small][merged small]

raised You this general Approbation, had they not been accompanied with that Moderation in an high Fortune, and that Affability of Manners, which are so conspicuous through all parts of your Life. Your Aversion to any Oftentatious Arts of setting to Show those great Services which You have done the Publick, has not likewise a little contributed to that Universal Ac

know

A 3

« 이전계속 »