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Unity of Sentiment in treating the Passion of Love Its allegorical History
49
Degradation of the StageDignity of Human Nature Errors of French Writers
82
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84
Court of Judicature of the Dead in Reason 111 On the Prevalence of Irreligious Principles
92
Letter from Switzerland Remarks on Travelling Fools not to be exportedThe Authors Precautions against Assaults 52
93
Hercules courted by Pleasure and Virtue an Allegory
97
Goddess of Justice distributing Rewards 101 Danger of Authors from Pirates 65
100
Court of Judicature on the Petticoat
101
Discoveries of the MicroscopeA Dream
111
Vision of the Three Roads of Human LifeDoggets Benefit
115
Happiness of living under the Protection of Omnipo
117
Consultation on the Sickness of a Ladys LapDog
121
Fondness for Animals
122
ous feelings of an Athenian Audience
127
Continuation of the Vision of the Three Roads of Life
131
Trial of the Winebrewers
133
Junos method to regain Jupiters Affection
150
tence
153
On the Diet of the MetropolisPernicious Dishes False Delicacies
154
Homers Description of a future State
158
Characters in Conversation described as Instruments of Music
165
Virgils Allegory and Ideas of a future State
170
Character of the UpholstererA great Politician
176
Visit of Telemachus to the other world
181
Pedantry of Tom Folio the Bookbroker
186
A Visit and Letter from the Upholsterer
190
Dream of the Region of Liberty
193
Duty of a CensorHow performed by the Author Subscriptions for the Tatler
198
Critical reading of Ned Softlys Poetry
202
Timothy Tittle
206
Characters in a StagecoachAnecdote of two Ladies and their Husbands Passengers in a Packetboat
210
Taste of the VirtuosiLegacy of a Virtuoso Death of Mr Partridge
214
On the Names given by Gardeners to FlowersA Visit to a Garden
218
Account of the Church Thermometer
223
On Advertisements_QuackeriesWashes c
227
Life of Margery atias John Young commonly called Dr Young
231
Remarks on the Authors EnemiesFable of the Owls Bats and the Sun
235
Remarks on the Authors EnemiesThe Examiner
238
The Science of PhysicQuacks of the Time
240
Adventures of a Shilling
251
Institution of a Court of Honour
256
Journal of the Court of Honour
259
Sir John Mandevilles account of the Freezing and Thawing of several Speeches
263
Letter from a ChaplainThoughts on the Treatment of Chaplains
268
Observations on the Increase of LionsCharacter of a Lion
311
A Proposal for Honorary RewardsCoins and Medals
315
Notice of the Tatler and SpectatorScheme of a Lions Head at Buttons
323
Essay on National Justice a Persian Story
327
On the TuckerNaked NecksLaws of LycurgusPo sition of Venus
331
Letters from France Gayety of the French
335
Variableness of the English Climate
339
On the FireworksSerious Reflections on the same
342
Story of a French GentlemanLetter on the manners of the French
346
Vision of Aurelia with a Window in her Breast
353
Letter from a Projector offering himself as a Nomencla torLetter from Messrs Ditton Whiston
356
Institution of the Tall Club
361
Correspondence on the Tucker
364
On the Language of TreatyImproprieties instanced
367
Improper conduct of the British YouthLove of know ledgeSolomons Choice
372
Art of FlyingLetter from DædalusRemarks on Mod ern Dædalists
376
Letter from a Citizen in his HoneymoonTom True loves Courtship
379
Erection of the Lions HeadRemarks on Lionson Petticoats
382
On CriticismStradas Prolusion
385
Matters of dress not to be introduced in the Pulpit Letter on Naked Breasts
389
Information from a LionessOffer of an Outriding Lion
395
Translation of Stradas Prolusion
398
On Female Gamesters
402
On Female Undressing
406
Sequel on Stradas Prolusion
410
On Seducers of InnocenceLetter to one from a Mo ther
414
Letters from a University Lionon HornsBurlesque LyricVisit to the Lion
418
The Lionhow treated by the TownComplaint of a Wifes Dress
422
Best Way to bear Calumny
426
Various Causes of DeathCountry Bill of Mortality
430
Advantages of illustrious Birthhow Contaminated Pride of Mr Ironside
434
On Regard for Posterity
438
History of LionsStory of Androcles
442
On Female DressLetter to Pope Clement on the Tucker
446
Comparative Merit of the two Sexes an Allegory
449
Pride not made for Man
454
Lucifers Account of a Masquerade
457
Utility of Learning to the Female Sex 156 History and Economy of Ants
466
The same concluded
473
Proper Employment of Time a Vision 159 Story of Miss Betty cured of her Vanity 160 Conjectures of concealed Meanings under the History of the ...
488
Proper Sense and Notion of Honour
493
Humour of a Blunt SquireCamplaisanceStory of Schacabac
497
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