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OF A GENTLEMAN
SEARCH OF A HORSE.
By CAVEAT EMPTOR, Got,, One, &c.
LONGMAN, REES.ORME.BROWN, GREEN,&LONGMAN;
SIR JOHN GURNEY, Knt.,
ONE OF THE BARONS OF HIS MAJESTY'S COURT OF EXCHEQUER,
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When the following pages were begun, the object was simply to amuse some saucy boys with whom Heaven has blest my fireside; their laugh, however, was shared by grown-up children, who were good-naturedly pleased to suggest that the addition of a little practical information might give a value to the preliminary nonsense; and finally, my printer, (who has long toiled with me in graver occupations, and whose retrospect of a useful and benevolent life