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LONDON:
Printed for C. BATHURST, W. STRAHAN, J. and
F. Rivington, R. BALDWIN, W. JOHNSTON,
T. CAslon, T. LONGMAN, B. Law, JOHNSON
and DavenPORT, T, Davies, T. Cadell,
and W. and J. RICHARDSON.

MDCC LXX.

1 9 DEC 1934 OF THE

SIXTH VOLUME.

LETTERS to and from Mr. G A Y. etc.
From 1712 10 1732.

p. 1.
LETTER
(1. THE author's opinion of Mr. Gay's merit:

and modesty.
II. His dejire to do him service, and advice as to ibe

study of poetry.
III. Concerning painting ; Mr. Gay's poem of the

Fan.
IV. To Mr. Gay on his return from Hanover after

the Queen's death. Advice about politics.
V. After the death of the author's father, and the

Sale of his estate. Mr. Gay's poem to Mr.

Lowndes, and his expectations at court.
VI. From Mr. Gay at Båth; on the remarkable death

of two lovers by lightning, with their epitaph.
VII. T. Mr. Gay at Bath; the commitment of the

Bishop of Rochester to the Tower.
VIII. Of disappointments from great men: Friends

commemorated.
IX. Affurances of remembrance in absence.

X. XI. XII. TO Mr. Gay in a dangerous fickness.
XIII. On his recovery, and Mr. Congreve's death.
XIV. To the Hon. Mrs.

XV. Excuse for not writing. Of Mr. Fenton's death.
XVI. A congratulation to Mr. Gay, on the end of his

expectations at court. The innocence of a private

life, and the happinefs of independency.
XVII. From Mr. Gay in the country." Thoughts of buy-

ing a farm, and about the Dunciad.
XVIII. TO Mr. Gay in the country. Wishes to serve him.

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