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taken in country dances, 67 from James to Betty, 71. to the Spectator, from the ugly club at Cambridge, 78. from a whimsical young lady, 79. from B. D. defiring. a catalogue of books for the female library, ib.. Letter-dropper of antiquity, who, N. 59. Library, a lady's library defcribed, N 27. Life, the duration of it uncertain, N. 27: Lindamira, the only woman allowed to paint, N. 41. Lion.in the Hay-market oecafioned many conjectures in the town. N. 12. very gentle to the Spectator, ib. London an emporium for the whole earth, N 69. Love, the general concern of it, N. 20.

Love of the world, our hearts mifled by it, N. 27% Luxury, what, N. 55. attended often with avarice, ib. a fable of thofe two vices, ib.

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Loungers, a new fect of philofophers in Cambridge, N. 54.



"AN a fóciable animal, N. 9. the loss of public and→ private virtues owing to men of parts, 6. Mafquerade, a complaint against it, N. 8. the defign of it, ib.

Mazarine (Cardinal) his behaviour to Quillet, who had reflected upon him in a poem, N. 23.

Merchants of great benefit to the public, N. 69:
Mixt wit defcribed, N. 62.

Mixt communion of men and fpirits in paradife, as defcribed by Milton, N123

Mode, on what it ought to be built, N. 6.

Modelty, the chief ornament of the fair fex, N. 6.
Moitere, made an old woman a judge of his plays, N. 70.
Monuments in Weminfler abbey examined by the Spec--
tator, N. 26..

Mourning, the method of it confidered, N. 64. who the greatest mourners, ib.

Mufic banished by Plato out of his commonwealth, N.18. of a relative nature, 29.



EIGHBOURHOODS, of whom confifting, N. 49/
Newberry, (Mr) his rebus, N. 59


New River, a project of bringing it into the play-house,

N. 5.

Nicolina, (Signior) his voyage on pafte-board, N. 5. his combat with a lion, 13. why thought to be a fham one, ib. an excellent actor, ib.


ATES, (Dr) a favourite with fome party ladies,

N. 57.

Ogler, the complete ogler, N. 46.

Old maids generally fuperftitious, N. 7.

Old Teftament in a peruke, N. 58.

Opera, as it is in the prefent entertainment of the English stage, confidered, N. 5. the progrefs it has made on our theatre, 18. fome account of the French opera, 29. Otway commended and cenfured, N. 39. J

Overdo, a juftice at Epping, offended at the company of ftrolers for playing the part of Clodpate, and making a mockery of one of the Quorum, N. 48.

Oxford Icholar, his great discovery in a toffeehouse, N. 460


PAINTER and Tailor often contribute more than the poet to the fuccefs of a tragedy, N. 42.1

Parents their taking a liking to a particular profeffion, often occafions their fons to mifcarry, N. 21.

Parties crept much into the converfation of the ladies, N. 57. party-zeal very bad for the face, ib.

Particles, English, the honour done to them in the late operas, N. 18.

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Paflions, the conqueft of then a difficult task, N. 71 M Pence, fome ill confequences of it, N. 45.

Peepers defcribed, N 53.

Fharamond, memoirs of his private life, N 75. his great 3.wildom, ib.

Fhilautia, a great votary, N. • 79.

Philofophy, the ufe of it, N. 7. faid to be brought by Socrates down from heaven, 10.

Phyfician and furgeon, their different employments, N. 16. the phyficians a formidable body of men, 21. compared


to the British army in Gafar's time, ib. their way of converting one diftemper into another, N. 25... Picts, what women fo called, N. 4. no faith to be kept with them, ib.

Pinkethman to perfonate King Porus on an elephant, N. 31 Players in Drury-lane, their intended regulations, N. 36. Poems in picture, N. 58

Poets (English) reproved, N 39, 40. their artifices, 44. Poetelles (English) wherein remarkable, N. 51.

Powell (fenior) to act Alexander the Great on a dromedary, N.. 31. his artifice to raise a clap, 40.

Powell (junior) his great skill in motions, N. 14 his per formance preferred to the opera of Rinaldo and Armie da, ib.

Praife, the love of it implanted in us, N. 38.

Pride a great enemy to a fine face, N. 33.

Profeffions, the three great ones over-burdened with

titioners, N. 21.

Projector, a fhort description of one, N. 31.
Erofper (Will.) an honeft tale-bearer, N. 19.


Punchinello frequented more than the church, N. 14. Punch out in the moral part, ib.

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Punning much recommended by the practice of all ages, N. 61, in what. age the pun chiefly flourished, ib. a famous univerfity much infefted with it, ib. why bani hed at prefent out of the learned world, ib: the de-. finition of a pun, ib.


UALITY, no exemption from reproof, N. 34..

QQuixot (Don), patron of the lighers club, N. 30.



ANTS, confidered as blemishes in our English tra-gedies, N. 40.

Rape of Proferpine a French opera, fome particulars in it,, N. 29.

Reafon, inftead of governing paffion, is often fubfervient to it, N. 6.


Rebus, a kind of falfe wit in vogue among the ancients,
N. 59. and our own countrymen, ib. a rebus at
Blenheim houfe condemned, ib.

Recitativo, (Italian) not agreeable to an English audience,
N. 29. recitative mufic in every language ought to be
adapted to the accent of the language, ib.

Retirement, the pleasure of it, where truly enjoyed, N. 4.
Rich (Mr) would not fuffer the opera of Whittington's
cat to be performed in his houfe, and the reafon for it,
N. 5.

Royal Exchange, the great refort to it, N. 69.


SALMON (Mrs) her ingenuity, N. 28.
Sanctorius, his invention, N. 25.

Scholar's egg, what fo called, N. 58.

Sempronia, a profeffed adinirer of the French nation, N. 45
Senfe fome men of fenfe more defpicable than coinmon
beggars, N. 6.

Sentry (Captain) a member of the Spectator's club, his
character, N. 2.

Sextus Quintus, the Pope, an inftance of his unforgiving
temper, N. 23.

Shadows and realities not mixed in the fame piece, N. 5..
Shovel (Sir Cloudesly) the ill contrivance of his monu-
ment, in Weflminfier-Abbey, N. 26.

Sidney, (Sir Philip) his opinion of the fong of Chevy
Chafe, N. 70.

Sighers, a club of them in Oxford, N. 30. their regula-
tions, ib.

Sign-pofts, the abfurdities of many of them, N. 28.
Socrates, his temper and prudence, N. 23.

Solitude; an exemption from paffions the only pleafing
folitude, N. 4

Sophocles, his conduct in his tragedy of Electra, N. 44.
Sparrows bought for the ufe of the opera, N 5.
Spartan virtue, acknowledged by the Athenians, N. 6.
Spectator (the) his prefatory difcourfe, N. 1. his great.
taciturnity, ib. his vifion of public credit, 3. his enter-
tainment at the table of an acquaintance, 7. his recom-
mendation of his, fpeculations, 10. advertised in the

daily courant, 12. his encounter with a lion behind the
fcenes, 13. the defign of his writings, 16. no party-man,
ib. a little unhappy in the mold of his face, 17. his ar-
tifice, 19. his defire to correct impudence, 20. and re-
folution to march on in the caufe of virtue, 34. his
visit to a travelled lady, 45. his fpeculations in the
firft principles, 47. an odd accident that befel him at
Llyod's coffee-house, ib. his advice to our English Pin-
daric writers, 58. his examen of Sir Foplin Flutter,

Spleen, a common excufe for dullness, N. 53.

Starers reproved, N. 20.

Statira, in what propofed as a pattern to the fair sex, N.


Superftition, the folly of it defcribed, N. 7.

Sufanna, or innocence betrayed, to be exhibited by Mr
Powell, with a new pair of elders, N. 14.


TEMPLAR, one of the Spectator's club, his cha-

raster, N. 2.

That, his remonftrance, N. 80.

Theatre, (English) the practice of it in feveral inftances
cenfured, N. 42, 44, 51.

Thunder, of great ufe on the ftage, N. 44.

Thunderer to the play-house, the hardships put upon him,
and his defire to be made a canon, N. 36.

Tom-tits to perfonate the finging-birds in the opera, N. 5.
Tom the tyrant, firft minifter of the coffee-house, between
the hours of eleven and twelve at night, N. 49.
Tombs in Westminster vifited by the Spectator, N. 26.
his reflection upon it, ib.

Trade, the benefit of it to Great Britain, N. 69.
Tragedy; a perfect tragedy the nobleft production of
human nature, N. 39. wherein the modern tragedy
excells that of Greece and Rome, ib. blank verse the
moft proper for an English tragedy, ib. the English
tragedy confidered, ib.

Tragi-comedy, the product of the English theatre, a
monftrous invention, N. 40.
Travel, highly neceffary to a coquette, N. 45. the be-
haviour of a travelled lady in the play-houfe, ib.


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