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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
The siege of Damascus; a tragedy by John Hughes
The history of England by Paul de Rapin-Thoyras
A rational illustration of the Book of Common Prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the church, according to the use of the Church of England by Charles Wheatly
Some thoughts concerning education by John Locke
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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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