old age; of inattention, &c. Poftfeript to the


LIX. from the fame to Mr. Gay, and a poftfeript to

the Duchess, on various subjects.

LX. From the jame, concerning the opening of let-

ters at the post-office. The encouragement given

to bad writers. Reafons for his not living in

England. Poftfcript to the Duchefs; her cha-

racter ; raillery on the subjeet of Mr. Gay him-


LXI. From Dr. Swift to Mr. Pope. An account

of several little pieces or tracts published as his :

which were, or were not genuine ?
LXII. From Mr. Pope and Dr. Arbuthnot to Dr.

Swift: On the sudden death of Mr. Gay.

LXIII. From Dr. Swift. On the same subject. Of

Mr. Pope's epiftles, and particularly that on the

use of riches.

LXIV. From Mr. Pope, on Mr. Gay: His care of

bis memory and writings; concerning the Dean's

and his own; and of several other things.

LXV. More of Mr. Gay, his papers, and epitaph.

Of the fate of his own writings, and the pur-

pose of them. Invitation of the Dean to Eng.


LXVI. From Dr. Swift: Of the paper called The

Life and character of Dr. Swift. Of Mr. Gay,
and the care of his papers. Of a libel against
Mr. Pope. Of the edition of the Dean's works

in Ireland, how printed.

LXVII. Of the Dean's verfes, called A libel on

Dr. D. the spurious character of him: Lord

Boli's writings: The indolence of great men in


LXVIII. Fram Dr. Swift. On Mrs. Pope's death.

Invitation to Dublin. His own situation there,

and temper.

LXIX, Answer


LXIX. Answer to the former. His temper of mind

since his mother's death. The union of sentiments

in all his acquaintance.
LXX. Concern for his absence. Of a libel against

him. Reflections on the behaviour of a worthless
LXXI. Melancholy circumstances of the separation

of friends. Impertinence of false pretenders to
their friendship. Publishers of Night papers. Of
the ÉJay on Man, and of the collection of the
Dean's works.--- Poftfcript by. Lard Boling broke,

concerning his metaphyfical work.
LXXII. From Dr. Swift. The answer. Of his

own amusements, the Elay on Man, and Lord

B's writings
LXXIII. Of the pleasures of his conversation : Of

Dr. Arbuthnot's decay of health : Of the na-

ture of moral and philosophical writings.
LXXIV, From Dr. Swift, On the death of

LXXV. From the fame. On the offence taken át

their writings.: Of Mr. Pope's Letters. Cha-

racter of Dr. Rundle, Bishop of Derry.
LXXVI. Concerning the Earl of Peterborow, and

his death at Lisbon. Charities of Dr. Swift.
LXXVII. From Dr. Swift. Of writing letters:

Several of the ancients writ them to publish. Of
his own letters. The care he shall take of Mr.

Pope'sy to prevent their being printed.
LXXVIII. From Dr. Swift. On the death of

friends. What sort of popularity he has in Ire-

land... Aguinst the general corruption.
LXXIX. From the same. His kindness for Mr. P.

and his own infirm condition.
LXXX. Mr. Pope to Dr. Swift. His plan for the
second book of Ethic Epifilésof the extent and


limits of human reason and science; and what retarded the execution of it. Of Lord B.'s

writings. New invitations to England. LXXXI. From Dr. Swift. His Resolution to pre

serve Mr. Pope's letters, and leave them to his disposal after his death. His desire to be mentioned in the Ethic Epistles. Of the loss of friends,

and decays of age. LXXXII. What fort of letters he not wřites, and ... the contraction of his correspondence of the

human failing's of great genius's, and the allowance to be made them. His high opinion of

Lord Bolingbroke and Dr. Swift as writers. LXXXIII: From Dr. Swift. Of old age, and

death of friends. More of the Ethic Epiftles. LXXXIV. Of the complaints of friends. One of

the best comforts of old age. Some of his letters copied in Ireland, and printed.

Of Lord Belingbroke's retirement. Of some new friends,

and of what sort they are. LXXXV. The present circumstances of his life

and his companions. Wijhes that the last part of

their days might be passed together. LXXVI. From Dr. Swift. Reasons that obftruet

his coming to England. Defires to be remembered in Mr. Pope's Epistles. Many of Mr. Pope's

letters to bim loft, and by what means. LXXXVII. From Dr. Swift. Mention again of

the chasm in the letters. Objections in Ireland to fome passages in Mr. Pope's letters published in

England. The Dean's own opinion of them. LXXXVIII. From Dr. Swift. Of his declining 1. fate of health. His opinion of Mr. P's Dia

logue, intitled, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Thirty Eight. The entire colle&tion of bis and Mr. Pope's letters, for twenty years



and upwards, found, and in the hands of a lady, a worthy and judicious relation of the Dean's This a mistake; not in hers, but in some other safe hands.

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LETTERS to RALPH ALLEN Esq. LXXXIX. Of the use of pitture and sculpture, both for civil and religicus purposes

p. 223 XC, Of a new edition of his letters, and the use of them

224 XÇı. Of the cultivation of his own gardens 227 XCII. Reflexians on a falfe report concerning his own death

228 XCIII. On the Queen's death

229 XCIV. Concerning an object of their common charity

230 XCV. His solicitude for his friends

231 XCVI. An account of his ill state of health in his last illness


LETTERS to Mr. WARBURTON. XCVII. His acceptance of the Commentary on the w ESSAY ON Man

234 XCVIII. On the same

235 XCIX. On the same

236 C. On the fame

237 CI. On the fame

239 CH. His expectation of seeing him in town 240 CIII. His opinion of the Divine Legation ; and his

desire to have the EsSAY ON MAN thought as favourable to the interests of religion as of virtue

ibid. CIV. His project of procuring a profe translation of

his Esay into Latin, and his approbation of a Specimen fent to him of it

242 CV. His

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