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THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY

ACTIC LENOX AND TIACEN FELADATIONS.

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H ho a few years since began businepi with five

pounds now settlne hundred Thousand Volumas party

Published as the Act directe Dec? 17.1793

OF
The FORTY-FIVE FIRST YEARS

OF
The L I F E

OF
JAMES LACKINGTON,
The present Bookseller in Chiswell-Atreet, Moorfields, London.

Written by Himself.
In FORTY-SEVEN LETTERS to a FRIEND.

With a TRIPLE DEDICATION.
1. To the PUBLIC.
2. To ResPECTABLE
3. SORDID

A NEW EDITIO N.
Corrected and much enlarged; interspersed with many original
humorous Stories, and droli

. Asiecostes, not in foriner Editions ;
to

which is also added, an INDEX

" The human race, a thousand various ways,
" Pursue the road to happiness nga prifo;
“ Fancies, so fingular, inspire each roui,
“ Scarce would you chink one artift made the whole,
“ The flatreft dunce fome humour cannot hide,
" Which marks him out from all mankind beside ;
" For in the mind as plainly as the face,
" Features peculiar to itself we trace.
“ Though all, in many points, resemblance claim,
No fingle pair are perfeâly the same.
“ 'Tis possible the reader may inquire,
“ To what diftin&ion I myself afpire."

L O N D ON:
Printed for the AUTHOR, No. 46 and 47, Chiswell-Street,

and fold by all other Bookfellers.

1795
[Price 5s. 6d. in Boards.]

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