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THESE PAPERS

ARE DUTIFULLY INSCRIBED TO HIS BEST BENEFACTOR

AND PATRON,

HIS MUCH-HONOURED FATHER,

AS A HUMBLE EXPRESSION OF HIS LOVE,

AND

A STILL HUMBLER TRIBUTE TO MANLY VIRTUE AND

UNBLEMISHED INTEGRITY OF LIFE,

BY

WILLIAM ROBERTS, A. M.,

Late Fellow of C. C. Coll., Oxon.

thereon-Letters from Benjamin In

voice and Peter Poker

143

16. First part of a solemn dream on the Em-

pire of Nothing-Great City of Tinti-

nabia .......................................... 153

17. Our misconceptions as to the bias of our

own talents-Dick Addle, his long
course of blunders in the inquiry, and
final success-Mr. Isaac Olive-Branch's

authentic list of accidental discoveries-

Will Wetherall’s Letter .................... 164

18. Pleasures of the country-A rustic cele-

bration-A petition to Mr. Simon Olive-

Branch-Letter fromEugenio to Amelia

-Verses to the Bee......................... 175

19. Epistle from Oxford, exhibiting an ac-

count of a most extraordinary inven-
tion-Particulars in a letter from Ti-

berius Vosterhusius ........................ 186

20. Second part of the vision of the Empire

of Nothing—An interesting account of

the Academy-Region of Expecta-

tion-Land of promise-Island of Ga-

pers—Paradise of Fools-City of Shim-

sham–Introduction at the court of his

Ipane majesty .............................. 195

21. Some morality in gaming-Ravages of

that vice on the character and attributes

of the female sex-Unexaggerated his-

tories of two living females ................ 215

22. Dissertation on dreams ....................... 226

23. Letter to the king ............................. 237

24. Further account of the club-Its disci-

pline- Cognizance and jurisdiction of its

departments-Absent disciple ............ 250

25. Moral uses of calculation- An Arabian

ghost story ....................

............. 261

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