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SERMONS AND LETTERS,
JOHN RICHARDS, A.M.
LATE VICAR OF WEDMORE, SOMERSET, AND CURATE OF
ST. MICHAEL's, BATH.
TO WHICH IS PREFIXED,
A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR.
PRINTED BY GEORGE WOOD, UNION STREET :
AND SOLD BY HATCHARD AND SON, PICCADILLY, AND HAMILTON,
ALL THE BOOK SELLERS IN BATH.
In bringing these Sermons before the Public, it is but justice to the memory of the Author to state, that they were not written with the remotest view to publication. They are now printed solely in compliance with the wishes of a large circle of friends, who are desirous of possessing in writings of Mr. Richards some record of himself, and whose partial recollection of him at the same time suggests the hope, that Sermons, so useful and impressive when delivered, may be attended with some correspondent benefit on perusal.
Much of the effect produced by them, when preached, was doubtless owing to the