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THE

HISTORY

OF THE

WORKS of the LEARNED,

FOR THE

Year One Thousand Seven Hundred

and Forty.

CONTAINING

IMPARTIAL Accounts and ACCURATE

ABSTRACTS of the most valuable
Books published in Great-Britain
and Foreign Parts.

INTERSPERS'D WITH

DISSERTATIONs on several curious and enter-

taining Subjects, Critical Reflections, and
Memoirs of the most eminent Writers in
all Branches of polite Literature.

VOL. II.

L O N D ON:
Printed for Jacob ROBINSON, at the Golden-

Lion in Ludgate-Street. MDCCXL,

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THE

HI S T O R Y

OF THE

WORKS of the LEARNED.

For JUL Y, 1740.

ARTICLE I.

N the History of the Works of the Learned, for January this Year, I printed an anonymous Letter, con. taining Corrections of some supposed

Errors in a late Edition of Gorboduc. I was then utterly unacquainted with my Correspondent ; but in a later Epistle he has been pleased to inform me of his Name and Character, and I can now tell the Public, that we are indebted for those, as well as the following Remarks, to the Reverend Mr. Calion, of Marion, near Gainsborough in Lincolnshire. There is a Circumstance, of which it is neceffary I should take notice, in order to the Reader's understanding the Introduction of the ensuing Animadversions: And this is, that an Alteration was made in the Beginning of Mr. Calton's first Paper, published in January, before I sent it to the Press. That an Alteration was made,

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