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J O S E PH A D D IS ON,

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THE WHOLE CONTENTS OF BP. HURD'S EDITION, WITH LETTERS
AND OTHER PIECES NOT FOUND IN ANY PREVIOUS
COLLECTION ; AND MACAULAY'S ESSAY
ON HIS LIFE AND WORKS,

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Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858,
BY GEO. P. PUTNAM & CO.,

in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern [*istrict of New-York,

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Degradation of the Stage—Dignity of Human Nature

—Errors of French Writers, . {} o ** • 82

Court of Judicature of the Dead in Reason, & g 87

On the Prevalence of Irreligious Principles, e o 92

Death-bed Scene, {} & & § e g & 97

Court of Judicature on the Petticoat, . § g , 101

On the Pleasure derived from the Deliverance of the

Good from Danger—The Author's Dream, . o 106

Discoveries of the Microscope—A Dream, . g . 111

Vision of the Three Roads of Human Life—Dogget's

Benefit. & § g io g § go g 115

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

Fondness for Animals, to e & & @ . 122

The Author's Appearance at Dogget's Benefit—Virtu-

ous feelings of an Athenian Audience, ... . . 127

Continuation of the Vision of the Three Roads of Life, 131

Trial of the Wine-brewers, g * * & § , 137

On Silence—Instances of its Significancy, & & 142

Various Cases of Complainers—Dream of Jupiter and

the Destinies, . © g to * g & 145

Juno's method to regain Jupiter's Affection, £, 150

On the Diet of the Metropolis—Pernicious Dishes—

False Delicacies, . § o # 3. . . 154

Homer's Description of a future State, . . 158

Characters in Conversation described as Instruments of
Music, s jo {o} £3 § § to o 1.65

Virgil's Allegory and Ideas of a future State, 170

Character of the Upholsterer—A great Politician, , 176

Visit of Telemachus to the other world, . g {o} 181

Pedantry of Tom Folio, the Book-broker, . , , 186

A Visit and Letter from the Upholsterer, * so 190

Dream of the Region of Liberty, to 3 to § . 193

Duty of a Censor—How performed by the Author—

Subscriptions for the Tatler, 198

202

()n the Impertinence of Criticism—Character of Sir

Timothy Tittle, * to go to e

Characters in a Stage-coach—Anecdote of two Ladies
and their Husbands, Passengers in a Packet-boat,

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

Mr. Partridge, o & * to 3. go §
On the Names given by Gardeners to Flowers—A Visit
to a Garden, ë go e g to e
Account of the Church. Thermometer, • •
On Advertisements—Quackeries—Washes, &c., g

Life of Margery, alias John Young, commonly called
Dr. Young, {e go to to § * © g
Remarks on the Author's Enemies—Fable of the Owls,
Bats, and the Sun, & § g o
Remarks on the Author's Enemies—The Examiner,
The Science of Physic—Quacks of the Time, .
Adventures of the Author when invisible, &
Adventures of a Shilling, . . . . . . .
Institution of a Court of Honour, . • g
Journal of the Court of Honour, .
Sir John Mandeville's account of the Freezing and

Thawing of several Speeches, te to to &
Letter from a Chaplain—Thoughts on the Treatment of

Chaplains, e g & § to go th so

Proceedings of the Court of Honour, & & go

Wax-work representation of the Religions of Great

Britain, . & & * to & go g &

Journal of the Court of Honour, so to & &

Essay on Noses—Skill of Taliacotius, . . go

Journal of the Court of Honour, & &

Journal of the Court of Honour, . g * o {}
On appointed Seasons for Devotion—Lord Bacon's

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