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imagination was struck with something never seen

or heard of before, he would lift up his eyes with

amazement and indignation. Power, government, . war, law, punishment, and a thousand other things

had no terms, wherein that language could express

them ; which made the difficulty almost insuper

able to give my master any conception of what I meant. But being of an excellent understanding,

much improved by contemplation and converse, he

at last arrivied at a competent knowledge of what human nature in our parts of the world is capable : to perform, and desired I would give him soma. particular account of that land, which we call Eu-rope, but especially of my own country

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The author, at his master's commands, informs him of the state of England. The causes of war among the princes of Europe. The author begins to explain the English constitution.

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