The Bickerstaff-Partridge Papers, by Jonathan Swift

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Predictions for the Year 1708 Wherein the month, and day of the month are set down, the persons named, and the great actions and events of next year particularly related, as will come to pass. Written to prevent the people of England from being farther imposed on by vulgar almanack-makers. By Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq.

The Accomplishment of the First of Mr Bickerstaff’s Predictions; being an account of the death of Mr Partridge, the almanack-maker, upon the 29th instant, in a letter to a person of honour. Written in the year 1708

An Elegy on the supposed Death of Partridge, the Almanack-Maker.

An Epitaph on Partridge.

’Squire Bickerstaff detected; or, the astrological impostor convicted; by John Partridge, student in physick and astrology. A true and impartial account of the proceedings of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq; against me

A vindication of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq; against what is objected to him by Mr. Partridge in his almanack for the present year 1709. By the said Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq; Written in the year 1709.

A famous prediction of Merlin, the British wizard. Written above a thousand years ago, and relating to the year 1709, with explanatory notes, by T. N. Philomath

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