XLVIII. From the fame. Of his studies, particu-

larly a metaphysical work. Of retirement and
exercise. Porfiript by Mr. P. His wish that
their studies were united in some work useful to
manners, and his disiafle of all pariy-writu

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Leiters of Dr. SWIFT to Mr. GAY.

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p. 124
XLIX. Concerning the Duchess of 2-y. Perfua-
- fions to economy.
L. On the same fubjects.
LI, A letter of raillery! .
LII. In the same style, to Mr. Gay and the Duchess.
LIII. A Strange end of a law-suit. His way of

life, &c. Postscript to the Duchess.
LIV. Two new pieces of the Dean's: Answer to his

invitation into England. Advice to write, &c.
LV. More on the same fubje£ts. A happy union
· against corruption. Poftfcript to the Duke of

2. and to the Duchess.
LVI. Mr. Gay to Dr. Swift. His account of himen

felf: his last fables : His æconomy.-- Poftfcript
by Mr. Pope, of their common ailments, and

economy ; and against party-spirit in writing.
LVII. From Dr. Swift to Mr. Gay. Congratula-
stion on Mr. Gay's leaving the Court ; Lord

Cornbury's refufal of a penfion : Character of
" Mr. Gay.

1. n., i
LVIII. From the fame. Concerning the writing of

Falles : Advice about economy, and provision for


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


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

the Duchess, on various subječts."
LX. From the jame, concerning the opening of leta

ters at the post-office. The encouragement given

to bad writers. Reasons for his not living in
* England. - Postscript to the Duchefs; her cha-

racter; raillery on the subjeet of Mr. Gay him-
LXK From Dr. Swift to Mr. Pope.' An account

of several little pieces or tracts published as his :
to 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 epiftlésy 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, bis papers, and epitaph.

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

pole of them. Invitation of the Dean to Eng-

land. .



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. From 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

i him. Reflections on the behaviour of a worthless


. LXXI. Melancholy circumstances of the feparation

of friends. Impertinence of false pretenders to '; their friendship. Publishers of Night papers. Of

the Ejay on Man, and of the collection of the Dean's works. - Poftfcript by. Lard Boling broke,

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

own amusements, the Esay on Man, and Lord

B's writingsa 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 : friends.

is i i LXXV. From the same. 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 hall take of Mr.

Popesy 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 in 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 Epijless of the extent and

. limits

; 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 men-
tioned in the Ethic Epistles. Of the loss of friends,
and decays of age. .

LXXXII. What fort of letters he now wřites, and
s, the contraction of his correspondence. Of the

human failing's of great genius's, and the al.

lowance 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 Efistles. LXXXIV. Of the complaints of friends. One of

the best comforts of old age. ---Some of his lei-
ters copiedi in Ireland, and printed. Of Lord
Belingbroke's retirement. Of some new friends,

and of what fort they are.
LXXXV. The present circumstances of his life and
" . his companions. Wishes that the laft part of

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

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

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

the chasm in the lettersi 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 Dialogue, intitled, One Thousand Seven Hun

dred and Thirty Eight. The entire collection
of his 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.'

* LETTERS to RALPH Allen Esq.
Lxxxix. Of the use of pifture and sculpture, both
:: for civil and religicus purposes p. 223
XC, Of a new edition of his letters, and the use of
...i .ii

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

228 XCIII. On the Queen's death

229 XCIV. Concerning an object of their common cha4. rity .

? ! 230 XCV. His solicitude for his friends i . 231 XCVI. An account of his ill state of health in his last illness


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in Letters to Mr. WARBURTON. XCVII. His acceptance of the Commentary on the W: ESSAY ON MAN:

234 XCVII. On the fame...

235 XCIX. On the fame :

236 C. On the fame :::

. .. 237 CI. On the fame

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

defire 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 i his Esay into Latin, and his approbation of a sprimen sent to him of it

CV. His


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