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Worthies of Westmorland:
NOTABLE PERSONS BORN IN THAT COUNTY
GEORGE ATKINSON, Esq.
"THE PROPER STUDY OF MANKIND IS MAN."
J. ROBINSON, 40, HIGH HOLBORN.
CHAPLAIN TO HIS MAJESTY KING CHARLES THE SECOND ; DEAN AND PREBENDARY OF THE CATHEDRAL AT DURHAM ;
DEAN OF ST. PAUL'S, LONDON ;
OF CANTERBURY ;
“ Blest be he of worth and sense,
And ever high in station,
RIBBON, in his “Decline and Fall of the Roman
Empire,” writes thus:—“Of the various forms of government which have prevailed in the world, an hereditary monarchy seems to present the fairest
* See his Life, written in Latin by his brother, Dr. Peter Barwick; translated into English, with Appendix of Letters from King Charles I. in his confinement; from Charles II. and the Earl of Clarendon in exile; published from originals in St. John's College, Cambridge, 12mo. London, 1724.