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A collection of all the acts of Assembly, now in force, in the colony of Virginia. With the titles of such as are expir'd, or repeal'd. And notes in the margin, shewing how, and at what time, they were repeal'd. Examin'd with the records, by a committee appointed for that purpose. Who have added many useful marginal notes, and references: and an exact table. : Publish'd, pursuant to an order of the General Assembly, held at Williamsburg, in the year M,DCC,XXVII
The trial in the High Court of Admiralty in Scotland, At the Instance of Duncan Forbes of Culloden, Esq; his Majesty’s Advocate, and Mr. Hugh Forbes Procurator-Fiscal of the said High Court, against James Long Corporal, and Thomas Macadam Soldier, in the Regiment commanded by Col. - Hamilton.
Miscellaneous works, comical & diverting by Jonathan Swift
Some thoughts concerning education by John Locke
Dr Sydenham's practice of physick the signs, symptoms, causes, and cures of diseases : with many additions from the second edition of the Latin copy, his discourses of consumptions, gouts &c. never before publish'd by Thomas Sydenham
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About meCaptain Henry Lee (1691-1747), a leading Virginian landholder of the 18th century, was the brother of Virginia politician/planter Thomas Lee (of Stratford), whose daughter Hannah Lee Corbin is also an LEA subject. Henry's wife, Mary Bland, was the daughter of Richard Bland and Elizabeth Randolph (a great-aunt of Thomas Jefferson). Henry's second son, Squire Richard Lee, inherited some if not most of his books.
About my libraryA list of books in Henry Lee's library is given in the inventory of his estate, recorded on 6 June 1748. The listing contains short author/title entries only; these entries as given in a typed transcript of the inventory are included in the Comments section for each title, along with bibliographic notes.
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