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The Oration coniecturall, what it is.

THe Oration coniecturall is when matters bee examined, and tried out by suspitions gathered, and some likelihood of thing appearing. A Souldier is accused for killing a Farmer. The Souldier denyeth it vtterly, and saith he did The arte of Rhetorique. 91 not kill him. Hereupon riseth the question, whether the Souldier killed the Farmer or no, who is wel known to be slaine. Now to proue this question, we must haue such places of confirmation, as hereafter do followe.

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