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AND

CONTEMPLATIONS.

In TWO VOLUMES.

Containing,
VOL. I.

VOL. II.
MEDITATIONS among

CONTEMPLATIONS
the TOMBS.

on the NIGHT.
REFLECTIONS on

CONTEMPLATIONS
FLOWER-GARDEN;

the STARRY
And A DESCANT on

HE AVENS; And
CREATION.

A WINTER Piece.

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By JAMES HERVEY, A. B.

Late of Lincoln-College, Oxon.

The THIRD EDITION, with Additions..

VOL. 1.

LONDON:
Printed for Jonn and JAMES RIVINGTON, at

the Bible and Crown in St Paul's Church.Yard;
And J. LEAKE, at Bath.

MDCC XLVIII.

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