Grienbat, Obadiah, his criticism upon Mr. Bickerfiaf's

writings, and Bickers aft's remarks thereon, 47, 48.
Greenbats, their character and relation to the Staffs, 48,

Grogram, Jeffery, his acknowledgment that he is dead,

and petition for interment, 298
Gunner and Gunster distinguished, 207.
Gonfter in conversation, who to be fo accounted, ibid.




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ALL, Serjeant, his letter to his comrade, and

criticisms thereon, 203, 204.
Hamlet, his exclamation on his mother's bafty marriage,

297. Effect of that tragedy when well performed,
Hard words exploded, 42.
Hawksly, his raffling-shop at Hampstead, 45.
Hercules, Prodicus's allegory concerning him, 252.
Hero, how diftinguished from a plain honest man, 258.
Heyday, Jack, whom he reduced by gaming, 31.
Hippocrates, the character of a generous physician, 157.
Horror, described by Shakespear, 219.
Humanity inspired by the Muses, - 258. No true great-

ness without it, ibid.
Human nature, considered in its true dignity, 202!
Humphry, 'Squire, babbled at Batb, 83.
Husband, qualities neceffary to make a good one, 287.
Husfars, civil and wild, who, 29.

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ACKS, Harry, why he deserved a ftatue, 65.

Idleness, more deftructive than the plague, 251.
Imagination the most active principle of the mind, 257
Immortality, two kinds of it, 170.
Inconstancy described by Hamlet, 297-
Indibilis's wife' restored by Scipio, 41.
Industry, Knights of, an account of them, 131,



NIGHTS of the industry,' their designs on a

young heir, 132.
Knockers, exercise of them taught, 294.



ABOUR for the public, unsuccessful, 93.

Ladies, treating them in organ-lofts, censared, 61,
Lalo, Colonel, killed in a battle with the French, 79.
Landlord, Alexander, his laconic love letter, 136.
Laura, her perfections and excellent character, 19. De-

spised by her husband, ibid.
Learning, what it is, and what it is not, 67. Only im-

proves nature, ibid.
Letter from Marshal Bouffiers to the French King, 154:

Should be the produce of the place, 231. Initanced
in one from Switzerland, ibid. Penuly-poft letters

fent as reprimands, 96.
Libellers censured, 227. Distinguished from fatyrills,


Lights, well disposed in assemblies, enlarge the thoughts,

Lillie, Charles, his letter, 230. Recommended, 23.16

Catalogue of his wares, 239-273. Ordered to pre-

pare blank licences for wearing canes, 280.
Lisander and Corinna, a married couple, among Mr.

Bickerstaff's dead; 23.
Living men, who, 247.
Lizard, that friendly animal compared to a satyrist,

279, 280,

Lorio, Maria's lover, his character, 221.
Love founded on reason and choice, 178. Sentiments
of it the same in all natjóns, 217.

Its effects and
cure, 436–439. Life infipid without it, 218.
A mixture of pleasure and pain, 217. The history of
it in an allegory by Plato, 218. Complained of by

Diana Doubtful, 255.
Love letters between Mr. Bickerstaff and Maria, 184-
186. Found in a grave, 289.


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Lucretia, her fory, merit, and character, 189. Why

excluded the temple of Fame, 190.

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ACBETH, a scene of distress in that play, 103a
Mævius writes verses in commendation of his own works,

Maria, perplext in her choice between a man of merit

and a man of fortune, 221, 222.
Marinus, a good sea-officer, opposed to a fellow of kre,

Marlborough, Jobu, Duke of, his merit, 28-77-93.
Marriages unbappy, from what proceeding, 161. How

men's minds and humours may be changed by it, 1434
Verses on marriage out of Milton, 163. Two ladies
desired to marry the same man, to prevent parting,

Married persons often overlook their enjoyments, 24h.
Martius, the character of an unlearned wit, 13:
Mathematical fieve to sift impentinences, 5.
Matrimony, no medium therein, 161.
Melancholy, the delight of men of knowledge and vix

Tue, 213
Men, wherein they may diftinguish themselves, 255:
Mercer, account of one who could not enjoy a thousand

pounds a year, 89.
Merit obscure, should be produced to public view, 190,
Milton, his description of Eve's pleasure in the society

of Adam, 335:

Miner, who lo in conversation, 208.
Mirrour, Tom, the pantomime, an account of him, 3,
Modest men distinguished from modeft fellows, 11.
Modefty described, 10. Different in men and women,

9. The chief ornament of the Fair-sex, 189. Its
advantages in men, 201.
Monoculus, a grave Marper 30,
Muns inveted by the English, 69–159. Taken, 187,
Murphew, John, appointed Mr. Bickerfiaf's chamber-
keeper, 281. Made General of the dead men, 284.



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ASSAU, Prince of, his gallantry, 11.

Neftor, a great bat too modest an architect, si
No, when to be used by young people, 186.
Nonsense, a prevailing part of eloquence among ladies,

Nunnery erected by a Platonne, 74. The manner of

receiving young ladies into some nunneries in Popishi
countries, 247

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RLANDO the Fair, his hiftory, 1. His way of

contemning the world, ibid.
Organ-loft, a treat given to ladies there censured, 61.
Orson Thickett, his character and paflion for Cleora, 256.
Ofmyn, 'the inconstant husband, his character and beha

viour to his wife, 12.


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ÆTUS, manner of his death, and the magnani

mity of his wife, 125, 126.
Painting the face censured, 60.
Panegyric, a theme for Mr. Bickerftaff, 72.

On Mr.
Bickerstaff for confefling his faults, 73.
Partridge, Mr. John, his manner of surprising Marpers,

33. Account of his intended funeral, 264. Walks,
and denies his death, 49. Advertisement in his Ala
manack that he is alive, and calling Mr. Bickerstaff a
knave, 248.
Pendergrafs,' Sir Thomas, killed in a battle, 79.
Penny-poft letters sent as private reprimands, 96.
Perhaps, when that word betrays a certain decay of af:

fection, 13
Physicians, good ones, of great use in a commonwealth,

158. Ordered from Bath, 154. Character of a ge-

nerous one, 157;
Pirates, in printing and bookselling, complained of and
censured, 270.


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Pistols, a fatal accident occasioned by loaded piftols, 178.
Plato, his history of love, 218,
Platonnic n’unnery established, 74,
Players blamed for inserting wordt of their own in their

parts, 216.

Play-house on fire in Denmark, 237.
Poetasters ridiculed, 295. Catalogue of the labours of

one, 296. Poetry, efficacy of it on the mind, 257. Sir Francis

Bacon's account of it, 307. Pofture-master, his beholders censured, 305. Powell, junior, an excuse for writing against him, 4. Praise, generous and heroic spirits most sensible of it,

229. How coveted by great men, ibid. To be re

garded only as relating to things ftri&ly true,- ibid. Præ-adamites (threatened, m. No wit or humour in

their practices, ibid. Priesthood, when the highest honour, 106. Prodicus, a noble allegory of his, 252. Prudes, a name for courtly hypocrites, 278. Punctuality, a suspicious circumstance in visiting, 313. Pythagoras, one of his golden sayings, 307,


UARREL, matrimonial, prevented, and advice thereon, 193

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RAFFLING-Shop kept by a lawyer at Hampfread,

45: Rape-trials, most attended by women, 188. Richard the Tbird, effect of reading that tragedy, 219. Riches, the use and abuse of them, 3.7. Ridicule, how to be used, 72. When the effect of rea.

fon, ibid. Risibility, the effect of reason, ibid. Rochefoucault, his writings censured, 306. Rosin, Will, the Wapping fidler, history of his life, 291,

Stratagem of his wife to prevent the marriage of her

gallant, 292.


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