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Infidelity, another term for ignorance, N. 186.
Inquifitive tempers expofed, N. 288.

Intereft often a promoter of perfecution, N. 185. Jupiter Ammon, an answer of his oracle to the Athenians, N. 207.


Kitty, a famous town-girl, N. 187.


Acedæmonians, their delicacies in their fense of


Lapirius, his great generofity, N. 248. Latin of great ufe in a country auditory, N. 221. Laughter a counterpoife to the spleen, N. 249. What fort of perfons the most accomplished to raise it, ibid. A poetical figure of laughter out of Milton, ibid. Letters to the Spectator. From with a complaint against a Jezebel, N. 175; from who had been nonpluffed by a Butt, ibid. from Jack Modifh of Exeter, about fashions, ibid. from Nathaniel Henrooft, a henpeck'd hufband, 176; from Celinda about jealousy, 178; from Martha Housewife to her hufband, ibid. To the Spectator from with an account of a whiftling match at the Bath, 179; from Philarithmus, difplaying the vanity of Lewis XIV's conquefts, 180; from. who had married herself without her father's confent, 181; from Alice Threadneedle againft wenching, 112; from in the round-house, ibid. from concerning Nicholas Hart, the annual fleeper, 184; from Charles Yellow against jilts, 187; from a gentleman to a lady, to whom he had formerly been a lover, and by whom he had been highly commended, 188; from a father to his fon, 189. To the Spectator, from Rebecca Nettletop, a town lady, 100; from Eve Afterday, who defires to be kept by the Spectator, ibid. from a bawdy-houfe inhabitant complaining of fome of their vifitors, ibid. from George Golling, about a ticket in the lottery, 191. A letter of confolation to a young gentleman who has lately loft his father, ibid. To the Spectator, from an husband complaining of an heedlefs wife, 194; from complaining of

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of a fantastical friend, ibid. from J. B. with advice to the Spectator, 196; from Biddy Lovelefs, who is enamoured with two young gentlemen at once, ibid.. from Statira to the Spectator, with one to Oroondates, 199; from Sufan Civil, a fervant to another lady, defiring the Spectator's remarks upon voluntary counsellors, 202; from Thomas Smoky, fervant to a paffionate mafter, ibid. from a baftard, complaining of his condition as fuch, 203; from Belinda to the Sothades, 204; from J. D. to his coquette miftrefs, ibid. from a lady to a gentleman, confeffing her love, N. 204; from angry Phillis to her lover, ibid. from a lady to her husband, an officer in Spain, ibid. To the Spectator from Belinda, complaining of a female feducer, 205; from a country clergyman against an affected finging of the Pfalms in church, ibid. from Robin Goodfellow, containing the correction of an erratum in Sir William Temple's rule for drinking, ibid. from Mary Meanwell about vifiting, 208; from a fhopkeeper with thanks to the Spectator, ibid. from a lover with an hue-and-cry after his mistress's heart, ibid. from J. D. concerning the immortality of the foul, 210; from Meliffa, who has a drone to her husband, 211; from Barnaby Brittle, whofe wife is a filly, ibid. from Jofiah Henpeck, who is married to a grimalkin, ibid. from Martha Tempeft, complaining of her witty husband, ibid. from Antony Freeman the henpecked, 212; from Tom Meggot, giving the Spectator an account of the fuccefs of Mr. Freeman's Lecture, 216; from Kitty Termagant, giving an account of the romps-club, 217; fromcomplaining of his indelicate miftrefs, ibid. from Sufanna Froft, an old maid, ibid. from A. B. a parfon's wife, ibid. from Henrietta to her ungracious lover, 220. To the Spectator from on falfe wit, ibid. from T. D. concerning falutation, ibid. from-inquiring the reason why men of parts are not the best managers, 222; from Efculapius about the lover's leap, 227; from Athenais and Davyth ap Shenkyn on the fame fubject, ibid. from W. B. the projector of the pitch-pipe, 228; from on education, 230; from- on the awe which. attends



attends fome fpeakers in public affemblies, 231; from Philonous on free-thinkers, 234; from marriage, and the husband's conduct to his wife,236; from Triftiffa, who is married to a fool, ibid. from T. S. complaining of fome people's behaviour in divine fervice, ibid. from—with a letter tranflated from Ariftænetus, 238; from a citizen in praise of his benefactor, 240; from Ruftic Sprightly, a country gentleman, complaining of a fashion introduced in the country by a courtier newly arrived, ibid. from Charles Easy, reflecting on the behaviour of a fort of beau at Philafter, ibid. from Afteria on the abfence of lovers, 241; from Rebecca Ridinghood, complaining of an ill-bred fellow-traveller, 242; from on a poor weaver in Spital-fields, ibid. from Abraham Thrifty, guardian to two learned nieces, ibid. from on Raphael's cartons, 244; from

O Conftantia Field, on the ninth fpecies of women called apes, ibid. from Timothy Doodle, a great lover of blind- man's buff, 245; from J. B. on the feveral ways of confolation made use of by abfent lovers, ibid. from Troilus, a declared enemy to the Greek, ibid. from- on the nurfing of children, 246; from T. B. being a differtation on the eye, 250; from Abraham Spy, on a new invention of: perfpective-glaffes for the ufe of ftarers, ibid. Levees of great men, animadverted upon, N. 193. Levity of women, the effects of it, N. 212. Lie: feveral forts of lies, N. 234.


Life, to what compared in the fcriptures, and by the heathen philofophers, N. 219. The prefent life a ftate of probation, 237.

Logic of kings, what, N. 239.
Lottery, fome difcourfe on it, N. 191.
Love: the tranfport of a virtuous love, N. 199.
Lover's-leap, where fituated, N. 225. An effectual cure
for love, 227. A short hiftory of it, 233.
Luxury: the luxury of our modern meals, N. 195.

Alvolio, his character, N. 238.

Maple (Will) an impudent libertine, N. 203.. Man, the merrieft fpecies of the creation, N. 249. The


mercenary practice of men in the choice of wives, 196.

Merchants, of great benefit to the public, N. 174.
Mill, to make verfes, N. 220.

Mirth in a man ought always to be accidental, N. 196. Modefty and felf-denial frequently attended with un

expected bleffings, N. 206. Modefty the contrary of ambition, ibid. A due proportion of modefty requifite to an orator, 231. The excellency of modesty, ibid. Vicious modelty, what, ibid. The misfortunes to which the modest and innocent are often expofed, 242.

Mothers justly reproved for not nurfing their own children, N. 246.

Motto, the effects of an handsome one, N. 221. Much cry, but little wool, to whom applied, N. 251.



Icholas Hart, the annual fleeper, N. 184. Nurfes the frequent inconveniencies of hired nurses, N. 246.


Bedience of children to their parents the bafis of all government, N. 189. Opportunities to be carefully avoided by the fair-fex,

N. 198.

Order neceffary to be kept up in the world, N. 219.

P. Arents naturally fond of their own children, N. 192. Paffions: the various operations of the paffions, N. 215. The ftrange diforders bred by our paffions when not regulated by virtue, ibid. It is not fo much the bufinefs of religion to extinguish, as to regulate our paffions, 224.

Patrons and clients, a difcourfe on them, N. 214. Wor-
thy patrons compared to guardian angels, ibid.
People, the only riches of a country, N. 200.
Perfians, their notion of parricide, N. 189.
Philofophers, why longer lived than other men, N. 195.
Phocion, his notion of popular applaufe, N. 188.
Phyfic, the fubftitute of exercise or temperance, N. 195.
Pictures, witty, what pieces fo called, N. 244.
Piety an ornament to human nature, N. 201.


Pitch-pipe, the invention and ufe of it, N. 228
Plato, his account of Socrates's behaviour the morning
he was to die, N. 183.

Pleaders, few of them tolerable company, N. 197. Pleafure and Pain, a marriage propofed between them and concluded, N. 183.

Poll, a way of arguing, N. 239.

Popular applaufe, the vanity of it, N. 188.
Praife, a generous mind the moft fenfible of it, N. 238.
Pride: a man crazed with pride a mortifying fight, N.


Procurefs, her trade, N. 205.

Prodicus, the first inventor of fables, N. 183.
Profperity, to what compared by Seneca, N. 237.
Providence, not to be fathomed by reafon, N. 237.


Quality, is either of fortune, body or mind, N.




ACK, a knotty fyllogifm, N.

Raphael's cartons, their effect upon the Spectator, N. 226, 244.

Readers divided by the Spectator into the Mercurial and Saturnine, N. 179.

Reputation, a fpecies of fame, N. 218. The ftability of it, if well founded, ibid.

Ridicule the talent of ungenerous tempers, N. 249. The two great branches of ridicule in writing, ibid.

S. Alamanders, an order of ladies defcribed, N. 198. Sappho, an excellent poetefs, N. 223. Dies for loveof Phaon, ibid. Her hymn to Venus, ibid. A fragment of her's tranflated into three different lan

guages, 229.

Satirifts, beft inftru&t us in the manners of their refpective times, N. 209..

Schoolmen, their afs-cafe, N. 191. How applied, ibid.
Self-denial, the great foundation of civil virtue, N. 248.
Self-love transplanted, what, N. 192.

Sentry, his difcourfe with a young wrangler in the law,

N. 197


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