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Survey of London: Volume 39, the Grosvenor Estate in Mayfair, Part 1 (General History)
and presently there goes up a House.' So wrote Daniel Defoe in Applebee's Weekly ... had been common in the western suburbs of London since the Restoration, but Defoe ... in the more crowded parts of the capital...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 6, Friern Barnet, Finchley, Hornsey With Highgate
Hornsey, including Highgate Judaism JUDAISM. Defoe found Highgate a favourite retreat of wealthy Jews, who lived there 'in good figure', served ... Defoe, Tour through Eng. and Wales (Everyman edn. 1928), ii. 3....
A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 14, Lichfield
into north and south parts, 7 while Daniel Defoe in the 1720s described ... of the city'. 17 Defoe considered it 'one of the finest and most beautiful ... above the city. 21 For Defoe they were '...
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 9, the Borough of Colchester
of Colchester in 1648. 4 Daniel Defoe leased an estate in Mile End from 1722, ... E.C.S. 7, 14 Jan. 1983. D. Defoe, Moll Flanders; below, Outlying Parts
Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities, 1550-1820
in the Completest Manner [Tradecards (1796)]. Daniel Defoe believed that these books ... is not fit to be married' [Defoe (1987)]. However, stricures on good accounting ... Inventories (late), Tradecards....
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4, Ongar Hundred
Communications have never been good in the Rodings. Defoe, visiting the area ... hundred, and Defoe's reference to malt recalls another ancient industry ... Com. Essex, ii, 2. Defoe's Tour...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 9, Hampstead, Paddington
Hampstead Judaism JUDAISM. Like other City merchants, many Jews bought houses as country retreats. Daniel Defoe commented in the 1720s that Jews seemed to have a preference for Highgate and Hampstead. Eliezer
Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 28, 1714
plot, on their moving to be discharged 7 17 6 v. Daniel Defoe
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 8, Islington and Stoke Newington Parishes
for Robinson Crusoe. 69 Daniel Defoe was living in a rented house on the north ... 43), on the south side of the street, in 1870. 36 Defoe's house ... and Defoe Road started, although only the...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 2, General; Ashford, East Bedfont With Hatton, Feltham, Hampton With Hampton Wick, Hanworth, Laleham, Littleton
which cost over £200. Defoe says that they had been planted over thirty years, ... was converted into a 'Wilderness.' 63 Defoe says, 'it was very happily cast ... admired by Defoe vanished long...