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ing to Seneca, N. 93. Life is not real but when
cheerful, 143. In what manner to be regulated,
ibid. How to have a right enjoyment of it, ibid.
A furvey of it in a vifion, 159.

Love, a paffion never well cured, N. 118. Natural
love in brutes more intenfe than in reasonal crea-
tures, 120. The galantry of it on a very ill foot,
142. Love has nothing to do with ftate, 149.

MAcbeth, the incantations in that play vindicat-

ed, N. 141.

Mahometans, a cuftom among them, N. 85.
Males among the birds have only voices, N. 128.
Man, variable in his temper, N. 162.

Marlborough (John Duke of) took the French lines.
without bloodshed, N. 139.

Marriage life, always a vexatious or happy condi-
tion, N. 149.

Mafter, a good one, a prince in his family, N.
A complaint against fome ill mafters, 137.
Merab, her character, N. 144.

Mirzah, the vifions of, N. 159.


Mode, a ftanding mode or drefs recommended,

N. 129.

Modefty in men no ways acceptable to ladies, N.

Mourning, the figns of true mourning generally
mifunderstood, N. 95..


Nigranilla, a party lady, forced to patch on the

wrong fide, N. 81.

Nutmeg of Delight, one of the Perfian Emperor's
titles, N. 160..

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Amphilio, a good mafter, N. 137. K

Parties, an inftance of the malice of parties,
N. 125. The difmal effects of a furious party.
fpirit, ibid. It corrupts both our morals and
judgment, ibid. And reigns more in the coun
try than town, 126. Party-patches, 81. Party-
fcribblers reproved, 125.

Paffions of the fan, a treatife for the use of the
author's fcholars, N. 102.

Pedants, who fo to be reputed, N. rog. The book
pedant the moft fupportable, ibid.

Pericles, his advice to the women, N. 81.

Perfians, their inftitution of their youth, N. 99.
Petticoat, a complaint against the hoop-petticoat,
N. 127. Several conjectures upon it, ibid. Com-
pared to an Egyptian temple, ibid.

·Pharamond, fome account of him and his favourite,
N. 84. His edict against duels, 97.

Phocion, his behaviour at his death, N. 133.
Phyfiognomy, every man in fome degree mafter of
that art, N. 86.

Place and precedency more contefted among women-
of inferior rank than ladies of quality, N. 119.
Plato, his notion of the foul, N. 90. Wherein,
Staccording to him and his followers, the punish-
ment of a voluptuous man confifts, ibid.

Pleasure, when our chief parfuit, disappoints itself,
N. 151. The deceitfulness of pleasure, ibid.
Pontignan (Monfieur) his adventure with two wo-
men, N. 96.

Pofterity, its priviledge, N. 101.

Poverty, the inconveniences and mortifications ù-
fually attending it, N. 150.00
Prejudice, the prevalency of it, N. 101.
Procraftination, from whence proceeding, N. 151.
Providence, demonftrative arguments for it, N. 120.
Punishments in fchools difapproved, N. 157.05
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Eafon not to be found in brutes, N. 120.
Riding a healthy exercife, N. 115.

Rival mother, the first part of her hiftory, N. 91. Roman and Sabine ladies, their example recommended to the British, N. 81.

Rofalinda, a famous Whig-partizan, her misfortune, N. 81.

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Schoolmafter, the ignorance and undifcerning of the generality of them, N. 157, 168.

Scipio, his judgment of Marius when a boy, N. 157. Sentry, his account of a foldier's life, N. 152. Servants, the general corruption of their manners, N. 88. Affume their mafters title, ibid. Some good among the many bad ones, 96, Influenced by the example of their fuperiors, ibid. and 107. The great merit of fome fervants in all ages, 107. The hard condition of many fervants, 137. Shakespear, wherein inimitable, N. 141.

Sincerity, the great want of it in converfation, N. 103.

Sloven, a character affected by fome, and for what reason, N. 150. The folly and antiquity of it, ibid.

Snuff-box, the exercise of it, where taught, N. 138. Socrates, his behaviour at his execution, N. 133. His fpeech to his judges, 146.

Soldiers, when men of fenfe, of an agreeable converfation, N. 152.

Sorrow, the outward figns of it very fallacious, 95.


Soul, the immortality of it evidenced from feveral proofs, N. 111.

Spectator, his inquifitive temper, N. 85. His ac• count of himfelf and his works to be written 300 years hence, 101. His great modefty, ibid. He accompanies Sir Roger de Coverley into the counary, 106. His exercife when young, 115., He


goes with Sir Rager a hunting, 116.; and to the
affizes, 122. His adventure with a crew of gip-
fies, 130. The feveral opinions of him in the
country, 131. His return to London, and fel-
low-travellers in the ftage-coach, 132. His foli-
loquy upon the fudden and unexpected death of
a friend, 133.

Spirits, the appearance of them not fabulous, N. Iro
Squeezing the hand, by whom firft ufed in making
love, N. 109.

Story-tellers, their ridiculous punctuality, N. 138.
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TAfte (corrupt) of the age, to what attributed,

N. 140.

Tears, not always the fign of true forrow, N. 95.
Theodofius and Conftantia, their adventures, N. 164.
Time, our illufe of it, N. 93. The Spectator's
direction how to spend it, ibid.

Tom Touchy, a quarrelfome fellow, N. 122.
Tom Tulip, challenged by Dick Craftin, N. 91.
Flies into the country, ibid.

Truepenny (Jack) ftrangely good-natured, N. 82.

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Aletudinarians.in fociety, who, N. 100. Not to
be admitted into company, but on conditions,
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Vapours in women, to what to be afcribed, N. 115.
Varilas, his cheerfulness and good-humour make
him generally acceptable, N. 100.

Virgil, his beautiful allegories founded on the Pla-
tonic philofophy, N. 90.

Virtue, the exercife of it recommended, N. 93. Its
influence, ibid. Its near relation to decency, 104.
Volumes, the advantage an author receives of pu-
blishing his works in volumes rather than in
fingle pieces, N. 124.

Uranius, his great compofure of foul, N. 143.


WWhite (Moll) a notorious witch, N. 117.

"Agering difputants expofed, N..145.

Widow (the) her manner of captivating Sir Roger
de Coverley, N. 113. Her behaviour at the trial
of her caufe, ibid. Her artifices and beauty, ibid.
Too defperate a fcholar for a country gentleman,
ibid. Her reception of Sir Roger, ibid. whom
the helped to fome tanfy in the eye of all the
county, ibid. She has been the death of feve-
ral foxes, 15. Sir Roger's opinion of her, that
fhe either defigns to marry, or she does not, 118.
William and Betty, a fhort account of their amours,
N. 118.

Wimble (Will) his letter to Sir Roger de Coverley,

N. 108.15 character, ibid. His converfation

with the Spectator, ibid, a man of ceremony, 112,
thinks the Spectator, a fanatic, 126. and fears he
has killed a man, 131.wwup
Wine, not prop

proper to be drunk by every one that
can fwallow, N. 140.
Women, the English, excel all other nations in
beauty, N, 81. Signs of their improvement un-
der the Spectator's hand, 92. The real com
mendation of a woman, what, 95, and 104.
Their pains in all ages to adorn the outfide of
their heads, 98. More gay in their nature than
men, 128. Not pleafed with modesty in men,
154. Their ambition, 156,00
Woman's man defcribed, N. 156. His neceffary
qualifications, ibid.

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World, the prefent, a nursery for the next, N. 111.


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