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PAGE danes Thomson (1700—1748)—Continued. Stanza containing Portrait of ThomSummer Morning .........

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son........ Autumn Evening Scene....

i John Byroin (1691-1763).......... A Winter Landscape.......

A Pastoral..... Hymn on the Seasons.....

Colin and Phæbe.... Caravan of Mecca....

Careless Content... Pestilence at Carthagena.....

Jacobite Toast ....... Extract from The Castle of Indo Thomas Gray (1716-1771)..... lence'.......

Stanzas from the Progress of PoRule Britannia ..

esy'........... Robert Blair (1699-1746) ...

On Travelling...... Extracts from The Grave'.

Netley Abbey...... Dr. Isaac Watts (1674-1748).

Grasmere.......... ...... The Rose..........

The Grande Chartreuse....., The Hebrew Bard.......

Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton A Summer Evening.....

College.... Edward Moore (1712–

The Bard, a Pindaric Ode........ The Happy Marriage ....

Elegy Written in a Country ChurchWilliam Oldys (1696—1761).....

yard.............. Song, · Busy, Curious, Thirsty

The Alliance of Education and GoRobert Dodsley (1703—1764) ...

vernment. Song, "The Parting Kiss

I'obias George Smollett ( William Collins (1721–1759) ...

Ode to Independence..... Hassan, or the Camel-driver

Ode to Leven Water...... Ode written in 1746.............

The Tears of Scotland..... Ode to Evening...........:

22 | Author of Albania' (date of Poem, The Passions, an Ode for Music ... 1

1 737)...... Dirge in Cymbeline'...........

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Apostrophe to Albania or Scotland.. Ode on the Death of Mr. Thomson..

The Invisible Hunting......... William Shepstone (1714-1763)... 27 John Wilson (1720-178 )....... The Schoolmistress..........

Extract from The Clyde'..... From 'A Pastoral Ballad'...

31 The Rev. Richard Gifford (1725-1 Song, Jemmy Dawson'.

Rural Morning Scene
Written at an Inn at Henley.

Address to Health....
David Mallet (circa 1700—1768). 34 Dr. Wilkie (1721-177:).....
William and Margaret.........

Description of Jealousy........
The Birks of Ipvermay.........

33 John Armstrong (1709--1779)....... Mark Akensidó (1721-1770)..........

Extracts from the 'Art of PreseryThe Dales and Woodlands of Tyre

ing Health'..................... Aspirations after the Infinite...

Wrecks and Mutations of Time..... Patriotism.........................

Pestilence of the Fifteenth Century, 82 Taste.......

Sir William Blackstone (1723--1780)... 83 Inscription for Monument to Shaks The Lawyer's Farewell to his Muse. 83 peare.............

| Dr. James Grainger (1721-1766)......
Inscription for Statue to Chaucer... Ode to Solitude.....
Lord Lyttelton (1709–1773)......... , 47 James Merrick (1720-1769)..
From the · Monody'......

The Chameleon.......
From · Advice to a Lady'

James Macpherson (1738--1796)..... Prologue to Thomson's Coriolanus' 49 Ossian's Address to the Sun....

Desolation of Balclutha.......

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The Songs of Selma.....

90 John Scott (1730-1783)..... .......159

The Cave, written in the Highlands. 92 Ode on Hearing the Drum..... ....,159

Fragment of an Address to Venus.. 93 Michael Bruce (1746—1767). ....159

Thomas Chatterton (1752—1770)...... 93 Elegy written in Spring...! .... 160

A Hymn ............................

John Logan (1748-1789)

....162

Extracts from Alla'

To the Cuckoo........

.....164

The Prophecy, a Political Satire.

Complaint of Nature.... .......164

Bristow Tragedy......

.........

William Whitehead (1715-

The Minstrel's Song in 'Æ

......136

Freedom, a Chorus......

Samuel Bishop (1731–1795). ......167

William Falconer (1732—1769)........102

To Mrs. Bishop on the Anniversary

Evening at Sea....

.......104 of her Wedding-day......

.......167

Appearance of the Ship on the Shores Christopher Smart (1722–1770) ......168

of Greece .....

.........105 Song to David.............. .....169

Cape Colonna — The Storm and Thomas Wharton (1728–1790), and Jo-

*Wreck......

.......105

seph Wharton (1722-1800)........170

Robert Lloyd (1733-1764)......

Written in Dugdale's Monasticon '.172

Miseries of a Poet's Life.... ......169 On Revisiting the River Loddon....172

Wretchedness of a School Usher....109 From the “Ode to Fancy'...

.173

Charles Churchill (1731-1764)...... .110 Thomas Blacklock (1721—1791)... .173

Remorse ...........................112 Terrory of a Guilty Conscience.....175

A Scots Pastoral........... .......113 Ode on Melissa's Birthday ..........175

Sketches of Smollett and Ho rth..114 James Beattie (1735-1803) .. .176

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)......... 115 Imparting to 'a Boy the First Idea of

Letter to Lord Chesterfield..........117 a Supreme Being.......

......177

From The Vanity of Human Opening of the • Minstrel'.. ......178

Wishes'.......

W ishes........................120 Description of Edwin..... .....180

Prologue spoken by Garrick in 1747.123 Morning Landscape ....

.181

On the Death of Dr. Robert Levett.. 124 Life and Immortality....

181

Mrs. Thrale (1739–1821)..............125 Retiremeut...........

......182

The Three Warnings..... ......126 The Hermit.....

...,183

Oliver Goldsmith (1728–1774)

William Julius Mickle (1734–1788). ....183

The Traveller .....

.......131 Cumnor Hall..

......185

Description of Auburn-The Vil

The Mariner's Wife, or There's nae

Preacher, &c. ..................139 Luck about the House'...........187

Edwin and Angelina........ .....142 The Spirit of the Cape......

..187

Extracts from Retaliation'..... Christopher Anstey (1724-1805). ...188

Bishop Percy (1729-1811..... ........ 145 The Public Breakfast....... ..189

O Nancy, wilt Thou go with Me. Richard Jago (1715–1781)............191

The Friar of Orders Gray.....

Absence.....

191

Richard Glover (1712–1785)....

Christopher Pitt (1699-1748) Gilbert

Address of Leonidas.........

.....143

West (1700 ?–1756),- Mrs. Carter
The Armies at Salamis...... ......150 (1717–1806) ......................191

Admiral Hosier's Ghost .............151

William Mason (1725-1797)... ..... 152

MISCELLANEOUS POEMS.

Apostrophe to England...... ......153

Mount Snowden.-From "Caracta • Ad Amicos,' by Richard West.......193

cus'.........,

153

Elegy, by Hammond

...........194

Epitaph on Mrs. Mason...

....154 Song, "Away! let Nought to Love

Francis Fawkes (1721-1777).

154 Displeasing '...

........196

The Brown Jug.......

The Mystery of Life, by John Gam-

John Cunningham (1729–1773).......155

bold...........

.........197

Song, “May-eve, or Kate of Aber-, The Beggar, by Rev. T. Moss.........197

deen'...

....................155 Song from The Shamrock,' 1772.....198

Content, a Pastoral... .......155 Lines by Sir John Henry Moore......198

John Langhorne (1735--1779)..........156

The Poor Vagrant Tribe......

SCOTTISH POETS.

Appeal to Country Justices... .157

The Dead..

........158 William Hamilton (1704-1754).. 199

Fareweil Hymn to the Valley of Ir-

The Braes of Yarrow..

wan............................158 | John Skinner (1721-1807)...

.......203

127

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Love of Li..... 239

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Tullochgorum.......

....203 John Hawkesworth (1715–1773).....

Robert Crawford (circa 1695–1733)....204 Conclusion of the Adventurer'...236

The Bnsh aboon Traquair..........204 Edward Moore (1712–1757)..........236

Tweedside...... ...................204 George Colman (1733—1794)-Bonnel

Lady Grisell Baillie (1665-1746) ......204 Thornton (1724-1768).............237

Sufferings of Lady Grisell and her The Country Church, by Cowper...237

Father............................205 | Oliver Goldsmith (1728-17

238

Werena my Heart licht I wad Dee...206 Beau Tibbs.........

238

Sir Gilbert Elliott (1722–1777)..

.207

Beau Tibbs continued....

Amynta..........

207

On the Increased Love of Life with

Alexander Ross (1698-1784)..

.207 Age.........

.....241

Woo'd, and Married, and a'... 208 A General Election (about 1760)....242

John Lowe (1750—1798).......... .208

Mary's Dream...............

.209

Lady Ann Barnard (1750-1825).......209

NOVELISTS,

Auld Robin Gray....... .......209

Miss Jane Elliott (1727-1805), and Mrs.

Samuel Richardson (1689–1761)......244

Cockburn (died in 1794)...........210 Pamela a

Pamela and her Mother in Church..247

The Flowers of the Forest, by Miss | Robert Paltock (living in 1751)........248

Elliot.................

......210 Peter Wilkins and his Flying Bride.250

The Flowers of the Forest, by Mrs.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)...........254

Cockburn........

..........211

On leaving England for Lisbon..... 257

Robert Fergusson (1751—1774)........211 Partridge at the Theatre............259

Brida Claith......

.....213

Philosophy and Christianity........261

Cauler Water......

......214

Tobias George Smollett (1721–1771)..262

A Sunday in Edinburgh..... ......215 | The Death of Commodore Trunnion.266

Epitaph on Commodore Trunnion., 267

Feast in the Manner of the Ancients.267

DRAMATISTS.

Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)..........270

Tragedies by Johnson, Thomson, Mal The Story of Le Fevre..............274

let, Glover, Brooke, Mason, Home.215 The Starling-Captivity.........

278

Discovery of her Son by Lady Ran A French Peasant's Supper... .279

dolph...........................218

Charles Johnstone (died in 1800)......280

Short Extracts from Thomson, Ma Horace Walpole (1717-1797)...... 280

son, and Glover........

Clara Reeve (1725-1803)........... .281

George Colman (1733-1794)- Arthur

Oliver Goldsmith (1728—1774).... ......281

Murphy (1727—1805)—Hugh Kelly

Henry Brooke (1706—783)....... .....283

(1739-1777)...........

...........223 Henry Mackenzie (1745—1831). .283

Richard Cumberland (1732-1811)

Negro Servitude...

.........284

Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774)....223 | Harley Sets out on his Journey.......295

A Deception.-FromShe Stoops to

The Death of Harley...............286

Conquer'.... ....................224

Arrival at the Supposed Inn........226

HISTORIANS.

Henry Carey (died in 1743)...

W 1145)...........22S

Sally in Our Alley..................228 Thomas Carte (1686–1754).....

David Garrick (1716–1779)-Henry Nathaniel Hooke (circa 1690—1763)....288

Fielding (1707-1754) Charles Dr. Conyers Middleton (1683–1750)...289

Macklin (1690-1797) James Town-

Character of Cicero.................289

ley (1715-1778)...................29 Lord Hervey (1696–1743).............289

Samuel Foote (circa 1720--1777)......230

Personal Traits of George II. and

Tuft-hunting. - From "The Lame Queen Caroline.....

..........290

Lover'........

.......231 David Hume (1711--1776).............291

C. Coffey (died 1745)—Isaac Bickerstaff

The Middle Ages-Progress of Free-

(1735-1787)......

....................233

dom....

State of Parties at the Reformation.295

ESSAYISTS.

Character of Queen Elizabeth......296

Dr. William Robertson (1721-1793)...297

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)......... 233 Character of Mary, Queen of Scots. 300

On Useful Knowledge and Kindness. 2311 Martin Luther....

On Revenge......

....... 234| Discovery of America... ....

Retirement from the World........235) Chivalry....

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Francis I. and the Emperor Charles Dr. Thomas Reid (1710—1796)..

..... ....305 | Lord Kames (1696—1782)........

Smollett (1721-1771)_Tytler (1711 Dr. Beattie (1735-1803)......

1792) Lyttelton (1709—1773), &c—306 On the Love of Nature..........

Lord Hailes (1726-1792)-Robert Wat On Scottish Music..................,351

son (1730-1780)—Dr. W. Russell Abraham Tucker (1705-1774) and Dr.

(1741–1793)..

................ 308 Priestley (1733-1804).............353

Edward Gibbon (1737-1794)..........308 Eulogy on Priestley by Robert Hall.354

Opinion of the Ancient Philosophers

on the Immortality of the Soul...314

The City of Bagdad...... .......315

Conquest of Jerusalem by the Cru Earl of Chesterfield (1694-1773). .....355

saders.....

.......316 On Good Breeding..................3

Appearance and Character of Mo Detached Thoughts..........

hammed.....

.............317 On the Picture of Richard Nash.... 356

Death and Character of Timour or Sir William Blackstone (1723-1700)...00

Tamerlane........................3181 On Monarchy..............!

| Dr. Samuel Johnson (1709–1784).....357

THEOLOGIANS AND METAPHYSICIANS. Preface to the Dictionary...........

Reflections on Landing at Jona.....350

Bishop Butler (1692–1752).

........320 Parallel between Pope and Dryden..360

Bishop Warburton (1698—1779).......322 | Junius and Sir Philip Francis (1190

The Grecian Mythology............323 1818)......

Dr. Robert Lowth (1710--1787)—Dr. C. On the Duke of Bedford....

Middleton (1633–1750)--W. Law

State of England in 1812......

(1686–1761)-Isaac Watts (1674

Characters of Fox and Pitt...

1747), &c........,

......325 From Junius's Letter to the King..

Dr. Jortin (1698--1770)-Dr. R. Hurd

John Horne Tooke (1736–1812)........370

(1720 -- 1808)-Dr. George Horne Beckford's Address to the King.....371

1730—1792)....

John Lewis De-Lolme (1740-1806)....372

George Whitefield (1714-1770)- John

The Earl of Chatham ¡1708–1778)....372

Wesley (1703 — 1791) — Charles

Wesley (1708–1788)..............327

Speech on being Taunted on his...

Youth........:

James Hervey (1714-1758)-Ebenezer

lovment of

Erskine (1680 — 1751)-Alexander

Speech against the Employment of

Webster (1707–1784). ............328

Last Public Appearance of Chat-...

Song by Dr. Webster, note..........330 ham...........::

Dr. John Erskine (1721-1803)-Dr.

Character of Chatham by Grattan...376

Hugh Blair (1718-1800)......... 330 Edmund Burke (1729-1797)..

On the Cultivation of Taste........331 Homely Similes, Note.........

Difference between Taste and Gen-

On Conciliation with America......

1118...............................332 Destruction of the Carnatic.....

Dr. Philip Doddrige (1703-1751)......333 Marie Antoinette..............

Happy Devotional Feelings...........334 The British Monarchy.....

Vindication of Religious Opinions..336 |

Difference between Mr. Burke and

Dr.N. Lardner (1684-1768)--Dr.James

the Duke of Bedford......

Foster (1697 - 1753)-John

.386

Le-

Burke's Account of his Son.....

land (1691-1766).................337 | Sir Joshua Reynolds (172

.381

Dr. Francis Hutcheson (1694-1747)... 338 | Thomas Pennant (1726-1307....

David Hume (1711-1776).............339

.388

| Thomas Amory (1692-1789)......

On Delicacy of Taste..............3401 Portrait of Marinda Bruce

er-

On Simplicity and Refinement......340

n......340 Charlotte Lennox (1720-1804) Cat

Estimate of the Effects of Luxury.341

ine Macanlay (1733-1791).........390

Jonathan Edwards (1703--1758)......343

Mrs. Montagu (1720-1800—Mrs.C

David Hartley (1705–1757)............344

pone (1727.-1801).......

Adam Smith (1723-1790).....

344

Dr. Richard Farmer (1735-1797)......391

The Results of Guilty Ambition. .345 | George Steevens (1736-1500)

Dr. Richard Price (1723-1791)........ 346

Bryant (1715–1804)................381

Dr. George Campbell (1719-1796)..... 346

| Benjamin Franklin (1706--1790)........39

Christianity need not fear Discus-

The Cost of Wars, and Eulogium on

Sion..............................3

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PAGE New Device for American Coin.....393 Advantages of the Division of LaArgument for Contentment..........393 ' bour.....

........401 William Melmoth (1710-1799) — Dr. Dr. Adam Ferguson (1724—1816).......102

John Brown (1715-1766.........394 On the Changes in Society...........402 Description of the Vale of Keswick. 394 | Lord Monboddo (1714-1799).......402 Horace Walpole (1717-1797)...........395/ William Harris-James Harris.........404

Strawberry Hill......... .......396 W. Stukeley (1687–1765)-Edward King The Scottish Rebellion...............397 (1735-1807)—Thomas Birch (1705

Landon Earthquakes and Gossip....399 -1766)...... Dr. Idam Smith (1723--1790)..........400Encyclopædias and Magazines.........406

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