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Passionate Men
Patronage and Patrons
Perspicuity in Writing
Petrarch's Sonnets
Phaeton and One-Horse Chaise
Physiognomny
Pictures and Epitaphs in Churches
Picturesque
Plato
Plato's Dialogues
Plays and Paintings
Poem on the Spleen
Poets
Poetical Critics
Poetry and Criticism
Poetry and Prose
Portable Property
Porter and Cumberland
Pride aud Vanity
Pronunciation
Proser, A
Puns

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134 153 162 115

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205 215 195

135 136, 199

34 24, 52

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Quarrels among Authors
Quizzing

a Critic

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Rage for the Nude
Ranting Tragedies
Reading and Thinking
Reason

and Instinct
Reputation
ketoit Courteous
Retort Valiant
Rhyme

and Rhythm
Ridicule the Test of Truth
Rings
Romances

and Novels
Romans and Carthaginians
Rousseau's Observations on Women

Writings
Ruins built as Ornaments in Gardens
Rules of Coniraries

148 176 28

20 47, 173

190 17, 168 97, 142

79 217 219

71 208 185 172 222 117 201 201 106 174

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Sallúst
Shakespeare, Learning of
Seneca
Sheustone
Simplicity
Singular Anti.Climax

Critique
Opinions of Philosophy
Thought of a Grammarian

Use of the Word Einbrace
Socrates
Solon
Songets
Sterne
Strony Impulse
Study

of Nature
Studies to be pursued
Style of Coniposition
Sublime Auswer of a Hcrmit
Suicide
Superstition, Ancient and Modern
Sweeping Clauses
Swift's Tale of a Tub
Syliogists

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Talent for Satire
Taste for Medicine
Telemachus
Theatrical Exhibitions, Advantage of
Theocritus
Thoughiless Persons
Thoughis on Deach
Timotheus
Titles
Tobacco
Town and Country
Tragedies aud Comedies
Tragic Theatrical Exhibitions
Translation and Imitation of Authors
Translations and Imitations
'I'rauslators
'Travelling
Tutors and their Scholars
'Two Dangerous Terms in Society
Ultra Sentimentalist
Usurers

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212 108, 163

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Vanity
Virgií
Visiting and Old School
Voltaire
Vow-Breaking
Vulgar Error
Wakefield, Gilbert
Warion and Gray
Way of the World
Wigs
Wine and Books
Wise Saying of an Ancient
Wit and Memory
Wit and Wisdom
Wits jpdiscreet
Witty Sarcasm
Women

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Youth and Age

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NOCTES ATTICÆ.

Ultra Sentimentalist.

A very tender-hearted lady, before whom the proposal was made of sweeping a chimney with a larged-sized goose let down from the top of it, exclaimed against the cruelty of the scheme with a violence bordering on an hysteric rage; but recovering herself, said, in a sweet tone of voice, that “ she thought two ducks might be more properly employed."

Conversation. How few persons possess the gift of using this faculty with pleasure to others, or of using it at all. Mr. *** is a perpetual talker or soliloquist. Dr. *** absolutely extends his talk into ample dissertations. Some deal in stories, and pile them up one upon another, and remind me of the builders of Babel. To converse is to fall in with the former speaker's sentiments, or rationally and modestly to produce opposite sentiments; and thus a various

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