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ef 1864. The privileges of the subject violated. The prisons, in the
time of the plague, crowded by new commitments. A temporary miti-
gation of the proceedings against this society. New scenes of perseen.
tion opened by the third conventicle act, in 1670. Appeals ineffectual,
The word conventicle, arbitrarily misconstrued. Unfair methods of
fining the preacher. The honorable conduet of some justices, particu-
larly of the lord-muyor of London. An order from the king and coun-
eil for demolishing the meeting house in Horsly-down. 'The cruelly
with which it was executed. The meeting-house at Ratcliffe pulled
down. George Fox committed to the gaol at Lancaster, and discharg.
ed by an habeas-corpus. His forgiving temper. His fortitude. He is
again committed to prison. The rigor and severities of his imprison.
ment. His life threatened. The effect of his patience and innocence
on his keepers, particularly on the governor of Scarborough castle.
Mrs. Margaret Fell cited before the justices : her magnanimity; com-
mitted to Lancaster gaol ; tried, and recommitted to prison. The suf-
ferings of Francis Howgill and his deportment under them. The case
of Hannah Trigg. The imprisonment of Joseph Face. The exertions
of the quakers in defence of their cause, and of their suffering brethren ;
Damely, the applications to the king by Margaret Fell, Burrough, Hub-
berthorn, and Whitehead. The letters of the Fox's to the king George
Fox's address to the king. A narrative of the sufferings of the quak-
ers. George Fox's testimony agaiost plots. Remonstrapces by White-
head and Coale. William Penn joins the society. His publications.
Mr. Vincent inveighs against the quakers ; & public disputation with
him. A piece of George Fox. The meeting-house in Grace-church-
street built. George Fox's labors; establishes a regular discipline.
Quarterly-meetings; their object. Monthly meetings. The annual
meeting. The subjects of the meetings of discipline. Reflections on
the discipline of the quakers. The travels and history of Catharine
Evans and Sarah Cheevers, into Italy; and of John Philly and William
Moore into Hungary. General character of the quakers; their pa-
tienee: their charity, especially in the time of the plague; their exten-
sive benevolence. Character and death of Richard Hubberthorn, of
Edward Burrough, of William Ames, of John Audland, of Richard
Farnsworth, of Thomas Loe, Josiah Coale, and Francis Howgill.

CONTENTS OF THE NOTES.

CHAP. I.

Page 25, The origin of the name Rump Parliament. p. 26, The mot-
to on the arms of the commonwealth. p. 27, Anecdotes concerning
Dr. Dorislaus, and the respect shewn to his memory by the parliament.
p. 28, Mr. Neal defended, and the resentment of the death of Dr. Dor-
islaus expressed by the states of Holland. p. 26, Mr. Ncal's account of

Page 67, Mr. Baxter's censure of the Scots. p. 69, The positious
in Mr. Jenkins's petition. p. 74, By whom Mr. Love's petition was
signed. p. 76. Brief history of Mr. Love. p.80, The poverty of the
queen dowager, and the pension given to Charles II. p. 84, Biograph-
ịcal account of general Treton; p. 87, The reeeption given to the am-
bassadors of the parliament by the Dutch. p. 9i, Two instances of the
forgiving temper of the quakers. p. 92-3, Mrs. Macauley's reflection
on the government of the Rump parliament. P. 96, The respectabili-
ty of the Little parliament. p. 96-7, A list of the names of a Sussex
jury. p. 109, Particulars concerning Dr. William Gouge.

sent to the Jewish rabbi. p. 167, Anecdotes concerning arehbishop

Usher. p. 168-9, His amiable virtues and dying prayer. Cromwell's

respect for him; the value of his library. p. 170, Mr. Marshall's

character as a preacher. p. 175, The preaching of the quakers vindi-

cated. p. 176, A defence of the quakers. p. 177, The unfair treat-

ment James Naylor met with, and the injustice of the reflections cast

on the quakers on his account. p. 178, The illiberal conduct of those

who attempted his conviction: p. 179, The severity of the sentence

passed on him. Mr. Neal censured. The conduct of some ministers

towards James Naylor. His Dying sentiments; his repentance, and

farther remarks on the sentence against him. p. 184, Cromwell's con-

duct towards the French protestants. p. 185, The history of a tumult

at Abingilon. p. 187, Bishop Hall's poetry. p. 188-9, A biographical

account of Mr. John Hales. p. 191, Cromwell's wishes to be king, and

bis conversation with Fleetwood and Desborough. p. 196, A refer-

ence to Dr. Grey. The state of the nation under Cromwell.

p. 198,

The age of admiral Blake. p. 199, An anecdote of Blake. The insalt

offered to him and others after they had been buried. p. 200, A ref-

erence to Dr. Grey. p. 204, A particular concerning Walton's Poly-

glot. p. 205, A reference to Dr. Grey. p. 207 The character of Mr.

Langley. p. 208. A reference to Dr. Grey. p. 209, The merit of the

English army in the siege of Dunkirk. A story relative to the sur-

render of it, and to the conduct of cardinal Mazarine confuted. p. 210,

An history of the origin of various charcles of the Independents in

Norfolk and Suffolk. p. 216, A practice of the Independents at the

first formation of their churches. The covenant of the church at Wat-

tesfield. p. 221, The address of the baptists to the protector. p. 222,

The flights of Goodwin and Sterry. Date of the battle of Marston-
Moor. p. 223, Reflections on the storms on the day of Cromwell's death
and of his body being taken up out of the grave. Expences of his fu-
neral and the pomp of it. p. 224. Sir John Reresby's description of
Cromwell. His biographers. p. 227, Cromwell's disinterestedness.
Sincerity of his religion at first. p. 229, Cromwell's sensibility. p.

231, Dr. Robert Harris' charity.

and Mr. Selden's reply to a certain alderman. p: 294, An account of
Mr. Francis Taylor's son. p. 307, The cruel treatment of Elizabeth
Heavens and Elizabeth Fletcher. p. 311, A quotation from Milion:

Page 361, The number of bishops at the Savoy conferenee. p. 362,
No baptists admitted to that conference. p. 363, The effect of the nu-
merous demands of the presbyterians. p. 865, The questions concern-
ing baptism involved in the debates of the Savoy. p. 369, Moderation
and liberality of the baptists. The episcopalians and presbyterians per-
plexed by a proposal from the lord chancellor. p. 374, Reflections on
the infallibility of prinees in religious matters. p. 375, The directions
of the rubric, in King James's review, concerning the lessons. A mis.
take of bishop Kennet. p. 377, Mr. Neal corrected. p. 377, 378, Ad.
ditions to the liturgy. p. 380, Mistakes of Mr. Neal and Dr. Grey,
pé 386, Some account of Oliver Cromwell's mother, of Thomas May,
and Col. Meldrum. p. 389, A severe aet passed against the quakers.
p. 390. Sufferings of the quakers. p. 391, 92 An account of Mr. Thom.
as Lushington, and of Mr. Denne. p. 392, The duke of York's great
argument for adhering to popery. The sale of Dunkirk, and lord
Clarendon's share in it. p. 395, Å mistake of Mr. Neal. The prinei.
ple on which the act of uniformity included school-masters. p. 298,

The influence of the corporation-act and the act of uniformity, on the
state of the quakers. p. 399, The limitation of the time allowed for
subscription. p. 401, The proviso for the aid of the ejected ministers.
References to bishop Kennet. p. 403. Bishop Saunderson's sentiments
concerning the act of uniforinity. p. 407, Dr. Walker's work, and the
answers to it. p. 408, The sequestered elergy deprived of their fifths,
p. 410, Bishop Kennet's opinion of the ejected ministers. p. 411, The
amount of bis pleas to extenuate their calamities. p. 412, An observa+
tion of Mr. Philip Henry.

Page 426, 'The duty of members of parliament. p. 426, Remarks or
the address of the commons on Charles II's proposal of indulgence. p.
430, The design of subscription fixed by the legislature. p. 437, Au
incident that happened in the time of the plague. p. 410, A design 10
impose the oath in the Oxford five-mile act on the whole nation. p.
411, A reflection on that act. p. 413, The character of Dr. Cornelius
Burgess. p. 414, Dr. Johnsou’s life of Dr. Cheynel. p. 447, An an-
ecdote of Hubert. p. 448, Character of Mr. Edmund Calamy; the free-
dom with which he treated general Monk; his imprisonment and dis-
charge. p. 449, Anecdotes of Mr. A. Jackson. p. 450, Lord Claren-
don vindicated; his reflection on the palace built for him.

P. 451, 2.
True cause of lord Clarendon's fall. His leaving the kingdom. His
employment and greatness in his exile. His character drawn by Carte
and Dr. Grey. An anecdote coneerning him.

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