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Diet, the difference betwixt the moderns and that of our ancestors,
Discourse, different talents in it, how shadowed out, 286.
Discretion described in an allegory, as a guard to one of Hymen's
Distempers, difficult to change them for better,' 66.
Divine Nature, our narrow conceptions of it, 78. Its omnipre.
sence and omniscience, 19.
Dogs immortality asserted by a young spark, till his father cud.
gelled him out of the system, 206.
Dogget's letter to Bickerstaffe, 241. The answer, ibid.
civilities to Bickerstaffe, 247.
Doubt, Nicholas, 165.
Dover Cliff described by Shakespeare, 231.
Dreams of the author, concerning his mistress, 230. Of the
Alps, 314. Of the band of lovers, 236, &c. Of the temple of
virtue, 251. Of honour and vanity, 253. Of avarice, 254.
Of Jupiter and the destinies, 268, &c.
Drums, who may be termed so in conversation, 286.
Drunkard, the monstrous character of one, 88.
Drunkenness, its ill effects, 89. What Seneca, and Publius Sy-
rus, said of it, ibid.
Duels with figures upon a wall, 175.
Dying for the fair sex, how punished, 210.
Education, a liberal one expensive, and deserves more encourage-
Fardingale. See hoop and petticoat.
Fellow of a college, a wise saying of one about posterity, 118.
Fencing, now learned by Bickerstaffe, 175.
Flambeau, Mrs. prosecuted in the court of honour, by Lady
Flea, its skeleton, 233.
Folio, Tom. a broker in learning, some account of him, 306,
.: 307. His visit to Mr. Bickerstaffe, ibid. His criticism upon
Virgil, 307, 308.
Fontenelle's saying of the covetous and ambitious, 105.
Fox teized by fleas, how he drops them, 359.
Fraud, an officer in the temple of avarice, 255.
Freeport, Sir Andrew, his resolution to retire from business, 43.
Freethinkers, censured and cudgelled, 206, 214. Considered in
distresses, 216, 217.
Funnel, Will. the toper, his character, 87.
Future state described by Homer, 280, &c. By Virgil, 291.
From whence the happiness and torments of it arise, according
to the Platonists, 294, &c. Described by the author of Tele-
machus, 301, &c. Benefits arising from the prospects of fu-
turity, 305, 306.
Ghost of Anticlea, mother to Ulysses, 280.
Ghosts of beauties, 282. Of heroes, ibid, &c. 295. Of the
damned, 285. Of tyrants, 302, 303. Of good princes, 302.
God, an instance of his exubérant goodness and mercy, 7. Á
being of infinite perfections, 19, &c. A contemplation of his
omnipresence and omniscience, 79, 80. He cannot be absent
from us, 81, Considerations on his ubiquity, 90.
Goodenough, Ursida, indicted in the court of honour, by the
Lady Betty Wou’dbe, 422.
Gyges's ring, the use Mr. Bickerstaffe has made of it, 371, &c.
Hope, the folly of it when mis-employed in temporal objects,
Instanced in the fable of Alnaschar, the Persian glass-man, 25,
Human-nature, the folly of those who take pleasure in seeing it
Hunting reproved, 117.
Husbands, rules for marrying them, by the widow club, 72.
Hymen, a revengeful deity, 16. Is placed as a guard at the tem-
ple of virtuous love, 238.
Hymn to the Supreme Being, 232.
Jealousy, her garments, complexion, and office, 240.
Jenny disposed of for life, '152. Her conduct and merit, 153.
Her husband's character, 155. The effects of such a match,
Jews, their veneration of the name of God, 22.
Immortality, of two sorts, 157.
Imperceptibles, a natural history of, 233.
Initial letters, the use party writers make of them, and an in-
stance of it, 81, &c. Criticism upon them, 84, &c.
Infidelíty rebuked, 214, &c.
Instinct, the various degrees of it in several different animals, 6, 7.
Integrity, great care to be taken of it, 58.
Inventory of effects at the theatre in Drury-lane, 149, &c.
Journey, Mr. Bickerstaffe's account of one to the Land's-end,
332. His inferences from it, 333, &c.
Irish gentlemen, widow hunters, 72.
Juno, her method to regain Jupiter's affection, 271.
Jupiter, his first proclamation about griefs and calamities, 62.
His second, 65. His just distribution of them, 68.
Justice, goddess of, vision of her, 183, 191, &c.
From, setting forth the soverign use of the Spectators in se-
veral reniarkable instances, 44, &c. From Sir Andrew Freeport,
who is retiring from business, 49. From the Bantam Ambassador
to his master, about the English, 60. From about the
widow's club, 69. About the ubiquity of the Godhead, 109,
&c. From Shalum the Chinese to the Princess Hilpa, before
the flood, 123. From Hilpa to Shalum, 124. From Switzer-
land, 174. From Nich. Humdrum, 290. From a chaplain,
Levites, their post, 239.
Liberty, its region described, 314, &c.
Licences for canes, perspective glasses, perfumes, &c. 197.
Lie, a pernicious monosyllable, 406.
Life eternal, what we ought to be most solicitous about, 99. That
of a man not worth his care, ibid. Valuable only as it pre-
for another, 102,
Lights enlarge the thoughts, 203.
Lillie, Charles, of Beaufort Buildings, clerk to Bickerstaffe, 197,
&c. His reports, 380.
Love, its effect upon the soul, 172. A fine allegory upon it,
Lovers' band described in a vision, 236.
Lucretia, her story, 229.
Lust, in whom it is virtuous love, 236., Its temple described,
Lute, the part its bears in a concert or conversation, 286, 290.
Night whimsically described by Ramsey, 116. A clear one de.
Newman, Richard, his indictment in the court of honour, 405.
Northern parts fruitful in bagpipes, 288.
Noses, a dissertation upon them, 423, &c.