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Smith, Alexander, Captain [pseud.],
The Second Volume of the Court of Venus (London: J. Baker/ R. Burleigh, 1716).

The second Volume| OF THE| Court of VENUS,| OR| Cupid restor'd to Sight:| Being A History of Cuckolds, and| Cuckold-Makers.| Containing an Account of the Secret A-|mours and Intrigues of our British Kings,| Noblemen, and others; with the most| celebrated Beauties, and famous Jilts,| from K. Henry II. to this present Time.| The Whole interspers'd with Letters| of Love and Gallantry:| With the Amours and Intrigues of two| Turks, with their English Mistresses,| and a Key to both Volumes.| [rule]| By Captain Alexander Smith.| [rule]| LONDON:| Printed for J. Baker in Pater-Noster-Row,| R. Burleigh in Amen-Corner, and A. Dodd| without Temple-Bar, 1716.


titlepage/ [6] pp. preface/ [4] pp. "Table" aphabetical/ p.1-254/ [8] pp. Key/ 12.


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Bibliographical Reference

ESTC: t097119.

History of Publication

Smith, Alexander, Captain [pseud.], The secret History of the Lives of the Most Celebrated Beauties (J. Brown/ J. Graves/ J. Morphew, 171[5]).link


p.A2r: "History".


Contains among other stories the Cleveland's life.