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SWIFT, GAY,

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N Account of Dr. Swift has been already collected, with great diligence and acutcnefs, by Dr. Hawkefworth, according to a fcheme which I laid before him in the intimacy of our friendfhip. I cannot therefore be expected to fay much of a life, concerning which I had long fince communicated ■ my thoughts to a man capable of dignifying his narration with fo much elegance of language and force of featiment.

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