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THE FIRST VOLUME.
torical and statistical Sketches blepded with this.-General Topics chiefly divelt on
Misery and Crime among the poorer Classes. - Levity of the public Journals in record.
ing this. --Bennett's slanderous Paper, the Morning Herald.--Bodies of dead Negroes
salted for Exportation. ---Deaths from Want and Destitution.-American Importation
of foreign Grain.-Reversion of the Order of Nature in this.-Causes which led to
this singular State of Things.--Instances of Robbery, Murder, and Fraud. -Occupa-
tions for the Members of the Law.-Highwaymen in the Suburbs of New York.-De.
pravity of Morals in the Country.-Intemperance and Wretchedness in the Towns.-