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CONTENTS, VOL. II.

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THE TATLER.

Introductory Remarks

20. Dramatic News and Criticism

43. Inventory of the Play-house

75. Miss Jenny's Marriage --Choice of Matches in the

Bickerstaff family

81. Vision of the Table of Fame

86. Scene of Country Etiquette

A Dancing-master practising by Book
90. Unity of Sentiment in treating the Passion of Love

-Its allegorical History

93. Letter from Switzerland-On Travelling-Fools not

to be exported—Precautions against Assaults

97. Hercules courted by Pleasure and Virtue, an Allegory

100. Goddess of Justice distributing Rewards

101. Danger of Authors from Pirates

102. Continuance of the Vision of the Goddess of Justice.

103. Applications for Permission to use Canes, &c.

108. Degradation of the Stage Dignity of Human Na-

tureErrors of the French Writers

110. Court of Judicature of the Dead in Reason

111. On the Prevalence of Irreligious Principles

114. Death-bed Scene

116. Court of Judicature on the Petticoat

117. On the Pleasure derived from the Deliverance of the

Good from Danger— The Author's Dream

119. Discoveries of the Microscope-A Dream

120. The Three Roads of Human Life-Dogget's Benefit

121. Consultation on the Sickness of a Lady's Lap-Dog

-Fondness for Animals

122. The Author's Appearance at Dogget's Benefit-Vir-

tuous feelings of an Athenian Audience

123. Continuation of the Vision of the Three Roads of Life

131. Trial of the Wine-brewers

133. On Silence - Instances of its Significancy

146. Various Cases of Complainers — Dream of Jupiter

and the Destinies

147. Juno's method to regain Jupiter's Affection

148. On the Diet of the Metropolis-Pernicious Dishes--

False Delicacies .

152. Homer's Description of a future State

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153. Characters in Conversation described as Instruments

of Music

115

154. Virgil's Allegory and Ideas of a future State

119

155. Character of the Upholsterer-A great Politician 124

156. Visit of Telemachus to the other World

128

158. Pedantry of Tom Folio, the Book-broker

132

160. A Visit and Letter from the Upholsterer .

135

161. Dream of the Region of Liberty

138

162. Duty of a Censor-How performed by the Author-

Subscriptions for the Tatler

142

163. Critical reading of Ned Softly's Poetry

145

165. The Impertinence of Criticism-Sir Timothy Tittle 148

192. Characters in a Stage-coach-Anecdote of two Ladies

and their Husbands, Passengers in a Packet-boat

152

216. Taste of the Virtuosi—Legacy of a Virtuoso-Death

of Mr. Partridge.

155

218. On the names given to Flowers_Visit to a Garden 158

220. Account of the Church Thermometer

162

224. On Advertisements—Quackeries—Washes, &c. 165

226. Life of Margery, alias John Young, commonly called

Dr. Young

168

229. Remarks on the Author's Enemies - Fable of the

Owls, Bats, and the Sun

172

239. Remarks on the Author's Enemies—The Examiner. 174

240. The Science of Physic-Quacks of the Time

178

243. Adventures of the Author when invisible

181

249. Adventures of a Shilling.

184

250. Institution of a Court of Honour

188

253. Journal of the Court of Honour

191

254. Sir John Mandeville's account of the Freezing and

Thawing of several Speeches

194

255. Letters from a Chaplain—Thoughts on the Treat-

ment of Chaplains

198

256. Proceedings of the Court of Honour

201

257. Wax-work representation of the Religions of Great

Britain

205

259. Journal of the Court of Honour

210

260. Essay on Noses-Skill of Taliacotius

213

262. Journal of the Court of Honour

218

265. Journal of the Court of Honour

221

267. On appointed Seasons for Devotion-Bacon's Prayer 224

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3. Public Credit, a Vision

237

5. On the Absurdities of the Modern Opera

240

7. Popular Superstitions

243

8. Letters on Masquerades

246

9. Account of various Clubs

249

10. The Uses of the Spectator

253

12. Custom of telling Stories of Ghosts Children

256

13. Conduct of Lions at the Opera—Merit of Nicolini 259

15. Story of Cleanthe -- on Happiness, exemplified in

Aurelia-Fulvia

262

16. Various Articles of Dress - Lampoons-Scandal-

Politics-Letter from Charles Lislie

265

17. History of the Italian Opera .

268

21. Divinity, Law, and Physic, overburdened with Practi-

tioners

271

23. Ill-natured Satire

275

24. Letter from a Valetudinarian

278

26. Reflections in Westminster Abbey

282

28. Project of an Office for the Regulation of Signs

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Monkey recommended for the Opera

285

29. Italian Recitative-Absurdities of the Opera Dresses 288

31. Project of a new Opera

291

34. Success of the Spectators with various Classes of

Readers, represented by the Club

294

35. False Wit and Humour-Genealogy of Humour 297

37. Catalogue of a Lady's Library-Leonora

300

39. English Tragedy-Lee-Otway

304

40. Tragedy and Tragi-Comedy

308

42. Methods to aggrandize the Persons in Tragedy 311

44. Stage Tricks to excite Pity-Dramatic Murders 314

45. Ill Consequences of the Peace-French Fashions-

Childish Impertinence

319

46. Paper of Hints dropped – Gospel-gossip-Ogling 322

47. Theory of the Passion of Laughter

325

50. Remarks on the English, by the Indian Kings

328

55. Effects of Avarice and Luxury on Employments .

332

56. Vision of Marraton

335

57. Mischiefs of Party-Rage in the Female Sex

339

58. Essay on Wit-History of False Wit.

342

59. The same subject continued

346

60. Wit of the Monkish Ages—in Modern Times 350

61. The subject continued

354

62. Difference between True and False Wit-Mixt Wit

357

63. Allegory of several Schemes of Wit

362

68. On Friendship

367

69. The Royal Exchange-Benefit of extensive Commerce 370

70. Critique on the Ballad of Chevy-Chase

373

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72. Account of the Everlasting Club

378

73. Passion for Fame and Praise-Character of the Idols 381

74. Continuation of the Critique on Chevy-Chase

384

81. Female Party-Spirit discovered by Patches

389

83. Dream of a Picture Gallery

392

85. Fate of Writings-Ballad of Children in the Wood 395

86. On Physiognomy .

396

89. Lovers-Demurrage--Folly of Demurrage

401

90. Punishment of a voluptuous Man after Death--Ad-

venture of M. Pontigna

405

92. Books for a Lady's Library

408

93. Proper Methods of employing Time

411

94. Subject continued-Pursuit of Knowledge

415

98. Ladies' Head-dresses

419

99. The Chief Point of Honour-Duelling

422

101. Uncertainty of Fame - Specimen of a History of

the Reign of Anne I.

425

102. Exercise of the Fan

428

105. Will. Honeycomb's Knowledge of the World--va-

rious kinds of Pedants

431

106. Visit to Sir R. de Coverley's Country Seat

434

108. Character of Will. Wimble

437

110. On Ghosts and Apparitions

440

111. Immateriality of the Soul

443

112. A Sunday in the Country-Sir Roger at Church . 446

115. Labour and Exercise

448

117. On Witchcraft-Story of Moll White

452

119. Rural Manners-Politeness

454

120. Instinct in Animals

457

121. The subject continued— Wisdom of Providence 461

122. A Visit with Sir Roger to the Country Assizes 465

123. Education of Country 'Squires-Story of Eudoxus

and Leontine

468

124. Use and Difficulties of Periodical Papers

472

125. Mischiefs of Party-Spirit .

475

126. The subject continued—Sir Roger's Principles 478

127. Letter on the Hoop-Petticoat

481

128. Difference of Temper in the Sexes-Female Levity 434

129. Fashions in Dress—How imitated in the Country 487

130. Interview of Sir Roger with a Gang of Gipsies 490

131. Opinions entertained of the Spectator in the Country

-Letter from Will. Honeycomb

493

135. Blessing of being born an Englishman

496

159. The Vision of Mirza

499

160. On great natural Geniuses

504

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INSCRIPTION TO MR. ADDISON,

WRITTEN IN 1805.

EXIMIO VIRO,

JOSEPHO ADDISON:
GRATIÂ, FAMÂ, FORTUNÂ COMMENDATO;,
HUMANIORIBUS LITERIS UNICÈ INSTRUCTO;

HAUD IGNOBILI POETÆ;
IN ORATIONE SOLUTA CONTEXENDA

SUMMO ARTIFICI;

CENSORI MORUM
GRAVI SANÈ, SED ET PERJUCUNDO,
LEVIORIBUS IN ARGUMENTIS

SUBRIDENTI SUAVITER,

RES ETIAM SERIAS

LEPORE QUODAM SUO CONTINGENTI;

PIETATIS, PORRÒ, SINCERÆ,

HOC EST, CHRISTIANÆ,

FIDE, VITA, SCRIPTIS
STUDIOSISSIMO CULTORI:
EXIMIO, PROINDÈ, VIRO,

JOSEPHO ADDISON,
HOC MONUMENTUM SACRUM ESTO.

R. W. 1805, Sept. 5.

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