Imatges de pÓgina

Power of it, 450. The Love of it very Commendable, ibid.

Morality, the Benefits of it, N. 459. Strengthens Faith, 465.

'Moufe Alley Doctor, N. 444.

Mufick (Church) of the Improvement of it, N. 405. It may raise confus'd Notions of Things in the Fancy, 416.


AKED Shouldered, N. 437.

Names of Authors to be put to their Works, the Hardship and Inconveniences of it, N. 451. Nature, a Man's best Guide, N. 404. the most useful Object of Human Reafon, 408. Her Works more perfect than thofe of Art to delight the Fancy, 414. Yet the more pleasant the more they refemble them, ibid. more grand and auguft than thofe of Art, ibid. Neceffary Caufe of our being pleas'd with what is Great,

New and Beautiful, N. 413.

New or Uncommon, why every thing that is fo raises a Pleafure in the Imagination, N. 411. What understood by the Term with Refpect to Objects, 412. Improves what is Great and Beautiful, ibid. Why a fecret Pleafure annex'd to its Idea, 413. Every thing fo that Pleafes in Architecture, 415.

News, how the English thirst after it, N. 452. Projec
for a Supply of it, ibid. of Whispers, 457.
Nicodemuncio's Letter to Olivia, N. 433.
Nicolini, his Perfection in Mufick, N. 405.
Night-Walk in the Country, N. 425.
November (Month of) defcribed, N. 425.


DE (Laplander's) to his Mistress, N. 416.
defcrib'd, N. 460.

Oftentation, one of the Inhabitants of the Paradise of
Fools, N. 460.


Otway, his admirable Defcription of the Miseries of Law.
fuits, N. 456.

Ovid, in what he excels, N. 417. His Defcription of the
Palace of Fame, 439.


AMPHLETS, Defamatory, deteftable, N. 451.
Pantheon at Rome, how it ftrikes the Imagination at
the first Entrance, N. 415.

Paradife of Fools, N. 460.
Paradife Loft, (Milton's) its fine Images, N. 417.
Parents, their Care due to their Children, N. 426.
Party not to be follow'd with Innocence, N. 399.
Party Prejudices in England, N. 432.

Paffions treated of, N. 408. What moves 'em in Defcri-
ptions most pleafing, 418. in all Men, but appear not in
all, ibid. of Hope and Fear, 471.

Paffionate People their Faults, N. 438. Nat. Lee's Descri

ption of one, ibid.

Peevifh Fellow defcrib'd, N. 438.

Penferofo (Poem of) by Milton, N. 425.
Perfecution in Religious Matters Immoral, N. 459.
Perfian Soldier reproved for railing against an Enemy,
Ń. 427.

Phidias, his Propofal of a prodigious Statue of Alexander,

N. 415.

Phocion's Saying of a vain Promifer, N. 448.)
Philipater's Letter about his Daughter's Dancing, N. 466.
Philips (Mr.) Paftoral Verfes of his, N. 400.

Philofophy (New) the Authors of it gratifie and enlarge
the Imagination, N. 420.

Picture not fo natural a Reprefentation as a Statue, N. 416.
what pleafes moft in one, 418.

Pindar's Saying of Theron, N. 467.
Pity, is Love foften'd by Sorrow, N. 397. that and Ter-
ror leading Paffions in Poetry, 418.

Places of Truft, who most fit for 'em, N. 469. Why
courted by Men of generous Principles, ibid.

Planets, to furvey them, fills us with Aftonishent, N.


Pleafant Fellows to be avoided, N. 462.


Pleafantry in Converfation, the Faults it covers, N. 46z.
Poems, feveral preserved for their Similies, N. 421.
Poetry has the whole Circle of Nature for its Province,

N. 419.

Poets, the Pains they fhould take to form the Imagina-'
tion, N. 417. fhould mend Nature, and add to her
Beauties, 418. How much they are at Liberty in it,

Folite Imagination let into a great many Pleasures the
Vulgar are not capable of, N. 411.

Politicks of St. James's Coffee-Houfe, on the Report of
the French King's Death, N. 403. of Giles's, ibid. of
Jenny Man's, ibid. of Will's, ibid. the Temple, ibid. Fish-
ftreet, ibid. Cheapfide, ibid. Garraway's, ibid.
Poor, the fcandalous Appearance of them, N. 430.
Poverty the Lofs of Merit, N. 464.

Praife, the Love of it deeply fix'd in Mens Minds, N. 467.
Precipice, diftant, why its Profpect pleafes, N. 418.
Prejudice, a Letter about it as it respects Parties in Eng.

land, N. 432.

Promifes (Neglect of) thro' frivolous Falfhood, N. 448.
Promifers condemn'd, N. 448.

Prospect, a beautiful one delights the Soul as much as a
Demonftration, N. 411. Wide ones pleafing to the
Fancy, ibid. Enliven'd by nothing fo much as Rivers
and Falls of Water, 412; that of Hills and Valleys foon
tires, ibid.

Proverbs, (the 7th Chapter of) turn'd into Verfe, N. 410.
Pfalm 114 tranflated, N. 461.

Pfalmift, against Hypocrify, N. 399; of Providence, 441.
Punning, whofe Privilege, N. 396, a Pun of Thought,.


Pyramids of Egypt, N. 415.

Pythagoras, his Precepts about the Choice of a Course of
Life, N. 447.


Q ibid.

UACK Bill, N. 444. Doctors, the Cheats of them,
Quakers, Project of an A&t to marry them to the Olive
Beauties. N. 396.

Quir (Peter de) his Letter to the Spectator about Punns,
N. 396.


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Allery in Converfation, the Abfurdity of it, N. 422.
Rainbow, the Figure of one contributes to its Mag-
nificence, as much as the Colours to its Beauty, N. 415..
Ramble, from Richmond by Water to London and about it,
by the Spectator, N. 454.

Raphael, the Excellence of his Pictures, N. 467.
Read (Sir William) his Operations on the Eyes, N. 472.
Reafon the Pilot of the Paffions, N. 408. A pretty nice
Proportion between that and Paffion, ibid.

Religion confider'd, N. 459.

Renatus Valentinus, his Father and Grandfather, their Sto-
ry, N. 426.

Rent-free (Sabina) her Letter about the Green Sickness,

N. 431.
Retirement, a Dream of it, N. 425.
Riches corrupt Mens Morals, N. 464.
Rich Men, their Defects over-look'd, N. 464.
Ridicule put to a good Ufe, N, 445.

Riding-drefs of Ladies, the Extravagance of it, N. 435.
Robin, the Porter at Will's Coffee-Houfe, his Qualifications,

N. 398.

Rhubarb (John Efq;) his Memorial from the Country
Infirmary, N. 429.

Rufticity fhocking, N. 400.

Rufty (Scabbard) his Letter to the Spectator, N, 449.


Alluft, his Excellence, N. 409.

Salutations in Churches cenfur'd, N. 460.

Satires, the English, Ribaldry and Billingsgate, N. 451. Pa-
negyrical on our felves, 473.

Scales (golden) a Dream of them, N. 463.

Scandal, to whom moft pleafing, N. 426. How monftrous
it renders us, 451.

Scot, (Dr.) his Chriftia Life, its Merit, N. 447.

Scotch, a Saying of theirs, N. 463..

Scriblers against the Spectator, why neglected by Him,
N. 445.
Seafons, a Dream of them, N. 425.



Sedney, Verfes on his Modefty, N. 400.

Self-Conceit one of the Inhabitants of the Paradife of Fools,


Semanthe, her Character, N. 404.

Semiramis, her prodigious Works and Power, N. 415.
Sempronia the Match-maker, N. 437.

September (Month of) defcribed, N. 425.

Sexes, Amity between agreeable Perfons of different, dan.
gerous, N. 400. the Advantages of it to each, 433.
Shakespear excels all Writers in his Ghofts, N. 419.
Sherlock (Dr.) improv'd the Notion of Heaven and Hell,

N. 447.

Sight the most perfect Senfe, N. 411. The Pleafures of
the Imagination arife originally from it, ibid. furnishes
it with Ideas, ibid.

Silk-Worm, a Character of one, N. 454.
Similitudes, eminent Writers faulty in them, N. 421. the
Prefervation of several Poems, ibid, an ill one in a Pul

pit, 455.

Sippet (Jack) his Character, N. 448.
Snarlers, N. 438.

Socrates, why the Oracle pronounc'd him the wifeft of
Men, N. 408.

Song with Notes, N. 470.

Soul, its Happiness the Contemplation of God, N. 413.
State of it after Separation, ibid.

Sounds, how improper for Defcription, N. 416.
Spectator, his Invitation to all Sorts of People to affift him,
N. 442. about the Stamps, 445. Guardian of the Fair
Sex, 449. his Advertisements, 461. about the Price of
his Paper, ibid. put into the Golden Scales, 463. a fort
of News-Letter, 468.

Spencer, his whole Creation of Shadowy Perfons, N. 419.
Spirits, feveral Species in the World befides our felves,

N. 419.

Spring, a Defciption of it, N. 423. his Attendants, ibid.
Spies not to be trufted, N. 439. defpis'd by Great Men,

Stamps, how fatal to weekly Hiftorians, N. 445.
Stars (fixt) how their Immensity and Magnificence con-
found us, N. 420.

Statuary, the moft natural Reprefentation, N. 416.



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