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Hell Upon Earth [electronic resource]: Or the Town in an Uproar. Occasion'd by the Late Horrible Scenes of Forgery, Perjury, Street-Robbery, Murder, Sodomy, and Other Shocking Impieties. Of the Encrease of the Hempen Manufactory and the Decrease of the Woollen Manufactory; Shewing That Goals and Gibbets Are Become as Useful as Guards and Garisons, and Pillories as Necessary as P-Ns. Of Peoples Being Almost Under the Necessity of Carrying Pistols Instead of Prayer-Books to Their Parish Churches. A Surprizing Account of the Numbers of People Who Live by Preparing and Vending Liquors, and of Those That Die by Drinking Them: With the Vast Plenty of Diseases and Doctors, and the Great Scarcity of Physicians. An Account of Fox-Hunters, Peace-Hunters, Money Hunters, Men-Hunters, Whore-Hunters, Death-Hunters, Levee-Hunters, News-Hunters. Of the Subscribing Coffee-Mens Pretty Project for Printing Their Customers Prittle Prattle. Of Lady B-Is Necessary House Being Broke Open and Robb'd, as Published in the Coffee-Mens Paper, With the Strange Effect It Had on a Scotch Subscribing Coffee-Man's Wife, Who Refunded Her Breakfast Upon Reading the Relation. .

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EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for J. Roberts in Warwick-Lane, and A. Dodd without Temple-Bar, 1729.
Language
English
Description
[2], 62 p. ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • Price from imprint: price One Shilling.
  • Verify: by Erasmus Jones? This title advertised in Monthly catalogue, 1729, p. 19, as by "The author of the Trip thro London"; "A trip through London", 1718, is attributed to Erasmus Jones.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, T36083.
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