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Thomas CHATTERTON,

81 MRS THRALE,

124

Bristow Tragedy, or the Death of Sir Charles Bawdin,

The Three Warnings,

124

The Minstrel's Song in Ella,

87 THOMAS Moss,

125

Resignation,

87

The Beggar,

125

WILLIAM FALCONER,

87

From the Shipwreck,

88

SCOTTISH POETS.

ROBERT LLOYD,

91 Alexander Ross, .

125

The Miseries of a Poet's Life,

Woo'd, and Married, and a',

126

Wretchedness of a School-Usher,

John Lowe,

126

CHARLES CHURCHILL,

Mary's Dream,

126

MICHAEL BRUCE,

94 LADY ANNE BARNARD,

126

A Rural Picture,

95

Auld Robin Gray,

127

Virtue and Happiness in the Country,

96 Miss JANE ELLIOT AND MRS COCKBURN,

127

Elegy-Written in Spring,

96 The Flowers of the Forest,

127

John LOGAN,

97 JOHN SKINNER,

128

To the Cuckoo,

97 Tullochgorum,

128

Written in a Visit to the Country in Autumn,

93

ROBERT CRAWFORD,

128

Complaint of Nature,

98 The Bush aboon Traquair,

128

THOMAS WARTON,

99 Tweedside,

129

Written after seeing Windsor Castle,

99 SIR GILBERT ELLIOT,

129

Written in a Blank Leaf of Dugdale's Monasticon, 100 Amynta,

129

On Revisiting the River Loddon,

100 ROBERT FERGUSSON,

129

On Sir Joshua Reynold's Painted Window at Oxford, 100

Braid Claith,

130

The Hamlet-an Ode,

101 To the Tron-Kirk Bell,

130

Joseph Warton,

101 Scottish Scenery and Music,

131

To Fancy,

101 Cauler Water,

131

Thomas BLACKLOCK,

102 A Sunday in Edinburgh,

132

Terrors of a Guilty Conscience,

103 MISCELLANEOUS POEMS OF THE PERIOD 1727-1780, 132

Ode to Aurora on Melissa's Birthday,

103

Ad Amicos,

132

The Portrait,

103 Elegy,

133

JAMES BEATTIE,

103 Careless Content,

134

Opening of the Minstrel,

105 A Pastoral,

134

Description of Edwin,

106 Ode to a Tobacco Pipe,

135

Morning Landscape,

107 Song-(Away! let nought to love displeasing),

135

Life and Immortality,

107

Retirement--1758,

TRAGIC DRAMATISTS.

107

The Hermit,

108 EDWARD MOORE,

136

CHRISTOPHER SMART,

108 The Gamester's Last Stake,

136

Song to David,

109

Јонх Ному, ,

138

RICHARD GLOVER,

112 Discovery of her Son by Lady Randolph,

138

Address of Leonidas,

113 JAMES Thomson,

139

The Armies at Salamis,

Against the Crusades

139

Admiral Hosier's Ghost,

Isove,

140

Robert DODSLEY,

ort Miscalculations of Old Men,

140

Song-The Parting Kiss,

flow:WILLIAIL MASQyi.

138

SAMUEL BISHOP,

115 Awfuihtss of a Scene of Pagan Rites,

140

To Mrs Bishop on the Anniversary of her Wedding-day,

· Against Homicide,.

140

which was also her Birth-day, with a Ring,

17. RICHARD GEOrur, :

140

SIR WILLIAM JONES,

*713 SUitude on a Paula Field,

140

An Ode, in Imitation of Alcæus,

117

• Forgiveness,

140

A Persian Song of Hafiz,

117

DAVID MALLET,

139

The Concluding Sentence of Berkeley's Siris Imitated, 117 Fortitude,

140

Tetrastic--From the Persian,

118

COMIC DRAMATISTS

Francis Fawkes,

113

The Brown Jug,

118

GEORGE COLMAN,

141

WILLIAM WHITEHEAD,

118 ARTHUR MURPHY,

141

Variety,

118 HUGH KELLY,

141

DR JAMES GRAINGER,

119 RICHARD CUMBERLAND,

141

Ode to Solitude,

119

OLIVER GOLDSMITH,

141

JAMES MERRICK,

120 A Deception,

141

The Chameleon,

120 Arrival at the supposed Inn,

142

Joun Scott,

121 RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN,

143

Ode on Hearing the Drum,

121

A Sensitive Author,

William OLDYS,

The Anatomy of Character performed by Uncharitable-

Song, made Extempore by a Gentleman, occasioned by a

ness,

146

Fly Drinking out of his Cup of Ale,

121 MRS COWLEY,

148

John CUNNINGHAM,

121 DAVID GARRICK,

148

Song--May-Eve, or Kate of Aberdeen,

121

MACKLIN,

148

Content, a Pastoral,

122 Rev. MR TOWNLEY,

148

NATHANIEL COTTON,

122

Scene from Iligh Life Below Stairs,

148

150

The Fireside,

122 SAMUEL FOOTE,

CHRISTOPHER ANSTEY,

123 Tuft Hunting,

150

The Public Brcakfast,

123 | C. COFFEY,

151

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Issac BICKERSTAPF,

151 Appearance and Character of Mahomet,

197

Charles DIBDIN,

152 Term of the Conquest of Timour, or Tamerlane; his

Triumph at Samarcand; his Death on the road to

PERIODICAL ESSAYISTS.

China (A.D. 1405); Character and Merits of Timour, 198

DR SAMUEL JOHNSON,

152 Invention and Use of Gunpowder,

200

Tale of Anningait and Ajut,

153 Letter of Gibbon to Mrs Porten-Account of his Mode

JOHN HAWKESWORTH,

155 of Life at Lausanne,

200

DR MOORE,

155 Remarks on Reading,

201

Hergy MACKENZIE,

156

METAPHYSICAL WRITERS.

Story of La Roche,

156

DR FRANCIS HUTCHESON,

202

NOVELISTS.

DAVID HUME,

202

SAMUEL RICHARDSON,

160 On Delicacy of Taste,

202

HENRY FIELDING,

161 On Simplicity and Refinement,

203

Partridge at the Playhouse,

164 Estimate of the Effects of Luxury,

203

TOBIAS GEORGE SMOLLETT,

165 Of the Middle Station of Life,

205

Scene at Lanark,

167

DR DAVID HARTLEY,

206

Feast in the Manner of the Ancients,

168 DR ADAM SMITH,

207

LAURENCE STERNE,

171

The Results of Misdirected and Guilty Ambition, 207

The Story of Le Fevre,

171

DR REID,

208

The Starling-Captivity,

174 LORD KAMES,

208

A French Peasant's Supper,

175

Pleasures of the Eye and the Ear,

209

DR SAMUEL JOHnson,

175 DR BEATTIE,

210

CHARLES JOHNSTONE,

176

On the Love of Nature,

210

HORACE WALPOLE,

176

On Scottish Music,

211

OLIVER GOLDSMITH,

176 DR RICHARD PRICE,

213

HEXRY BROOKE,

177 ABRAHAM TUCKER,

213

HENRY MACKENZIE,

177 DR JOSEPH PRIESTLEY,

213

Harley Sets Out on his Journey—The Beggar and his

WRITERS IN DIVINITY.

Dog,

178

The Death of Harley,

179 DR JOSEPH BUTLER,

213

Miss CLARA REEVE,

180
Bishop WARBURTON,

214
The Grecian Mythology-The Various Lights in which
HISTORIAŃS.
it was regarded,

215

Thomas CARTE,

181

DR ROBERT Lowti,

216

Hooke,

181

DR C. MIDDLETON,

216

DR COXYERS MIDDLETON,

181

Rev. W. LAW,

216

DAVID HUME,

182 Dr Isaac WATTS,

216

State of Parties at the Reformation in England,

183 DR RICHARD HURD,

216

The Middle Ages-Progress of Freedom,

184

De G. HORNE,

216

Death and Character of Queen Elizabeth,

184

DR JOIN JORTIN,

216

DR WILLIAM ROBERTSON,

185

GEORGE WHITEFIELD,

216

Character of Mary Queen of Scots,

187 | JOHN WESLEY,

216

Martin Luther,

187

NATHANIEL LARDNER,

217

Discovery of America,

188

Hugh FARMER,

217

Chivalry,

190 DR JAMES FOSTER,

217

Characters of Francis I. and the Emperor Charles V. 191

JOHN LELAND,

217

DR SMOLLETT,

191 DR Hugu BLAIR,

217

WILLIAM TYTLER,

191 On the Cultivation of Taste,

217

ARCHIBALD BOWER,

191 Difference between Taste and Genius,

218

DR JOHN CAMPBELL,

191 On Sublimity,

219

WILLIAN GUTARIE,

192 DR GEORGE CAMPBELL,

220

GEORGE SALE,

192

GEORGE PSALMAXAZAR,

MISCELLANEOUS WRITERS.

192

OLIVER GOLDSMITH,

192 DR SAMUEL Johnson,

221

LORD LYTTELTON,

192 From the Preface to the Dictionary,

22]

Dr Thomas Birch,

192 Refleotions on Landing at Iona,

222

De ROBERT HENRY,

192 Parallel botween Pope and Dryden,

222

De GILBERT STUART,

192 Picture of the Miseries of War,

223

De WARNER,

192 OLIVER GOLDSMITH,

223

DR LELAND,

192 Scenery of the Alps,

223

Joux WHITTAKER,

192 A Sketch of the Universe,

224

GRANGER,

192 Scenery of the Sea-coasts,

225

ORNE,

192 On the Increased Love of Life with Age,

225

MACPHERSON,

192 A City Night-Piece,

226

LORD Halles,

192 EDMUND BURKE,

227

ROBERT WATSON,

192 From the Speech on Conciliation with America, 1775, 229

DE WILLIAM RUSSELL,

192 Mr Burke's Account of his son,

230

EDWARD GIBBON,

192 The British Monarchy,

Opinion of the Ancient Philosophers on the Immortality Marie Antoinette, Queen of France,

231

of the Soul,

195 The Order of Nobility,

231

The City of Bagdad-Magnificence of the Caliphs, 196 Dependence of English on American Freedom,

231

Conquest of Jerusalern by the Crusaders, A.D. 1099, 197 Destruction of the Carnatic,

232

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DR REGINALD HEBER,

407 Power and Gentleness, or the Cataract and the Stream-

Passage of the Red Sea,

408 let,

440

Hymn-Fiftoenth Sunday after Trinity,

409

The Solitary Tomb,

440

Missionary Hymn,

409 | BRYAN WALTER PROCTER,

441

From Bishop Heber's Journal,

409 Address to the Ocean,

441

An Evening Walk in Bengal,

410 Marcelia,

441

CHARLES WOLFE,

410 Night,

442

The Burial of Sir John Moore,

410 The Sleeping Figure of Modena,

442

Song-(Oh say not that my heart is cold),

411 An Invocation to Birds,

442

Song-(If I had thought thou couldst have died),

411 Amelia Wentworth,

442

HERBERT KNOWLES,

411 HENRY HART MILMAN,

446

Lines written in the Churchyard of Richmond, York-

Jerusalem before the Siege,

446

sbire,

411 Hymn of the Captive Jews,

446

ROBERT POLLOK,

412 Summons of the Destroying Angel to the City of Baby-

Love,

413 lon,

446

Morning,

413 The Fair Recluse,

Friendship,

413 The Day of Judgment,

Happiness,

414 Rev. GEORGE CROLY,

448

Picture of a Miser,

415 Pericles and Aspasia,

448

JAMES MONTGOMERY,

415 The F Army in Russia;

448

Greenland,

416 To the Memory of a Lady,

449

Night,

417 LETITIA ELIZABETH LANDON,

449

Picture of a Poetical Enthusiast,

417

Change,

449

The Pelican Island,

418 Crescentius,

450

The Recluse,

418 The Grasp of the Dead,

450

The Grave,

418 From the Improvisatrice,

450

The Field of the World,

419 Last Verses of L. E. L.,

451

Aspirations of Youth,

419 JOANNA BAILLIE,

451

The Common Lot,

420 The Kitten,

451

Prayer,

420 Address to Miss Agnes Baillie on her Birthday,

452

Home,

420 WILLIAM Knox,

453

The Hon. WILLIAM ROBERT SPENCER,

420 Opening of the Songs of Israel,

453

Beth Gelert, or the Grave of the Greyhound,

421 Conclusion of the Songs of Israel,

454

Wife, Children, and Friends,

421 Dirge of Rachel,

To

422 A Virtuous Woman,

454

Epitaph upon the Year 1806,

422 Thomas PRINGLE,

454

Stanzas—(Too late I strayed-forgive the crime),

422 Afar in the Desert,

LEIGH HUNT,

422 Robert MONTGOMERY,

455

May Morning at Ravenna,

423 Description of a Maniac,

455

Funeral of the Lovers in Rimini,'

424 The Starry Heavens,

455

To T. L. H., Six Years Old, During a Sickness,

424 Picture of War,

456

Dirge,

424 Lost Feelings,

556

To the Grasshopper and the Cricket,

424 WILLIAM HERBERT,

456

The Celebrated Canzone of Petrarch-Chiare, fresche, Description of a Northern Spring,

456

e dolce acque,

425 Musings on Eternity,

John CLARE,

425 EBENEZER ELLIOTT,

457

What is Life?

427 To the Bramble Flower,

457

Summer Morning,

427 The Excursion,

457

Sonnets-(The Primrose–The Thrush's Nest),

427 Pictures of Native Genius,

First-Love's Recollections,

427

A postrophe to Futurity,

Dawnings of Genius,

428 A Poet's Prayer,

459

Scenes and Musings of the Peasant Poet,

428

Mrs NORTON,

459

JAMES AND HORACE SMITH,

429 To the Duchess of Sutherland,

459

The Theatre.—By the Rev. G. C. [Crabbe),

431 Lines from The Winter's Walk,'

460

The Baby's Debut.-By W. W.[Wordsworth),

431 Picture of Twilight,

460

A Tale of Drury Lane.-By W. 8. [Scott],

432 The Mother's Heart,

460

The Upas in Marybone Lane,

433 Mrs SOUTHEY,

460

Address to the Mummy in Belzoni's Exhibition,

433

The Pauper's Deathbed,

461

John Wilson,

434 Mariner's Hymn,

461

A Home among the Mountains,

434 ELIZABETH B. BARRETT,

461

A Sleeping Child,

435 Cowper's Grave,

461

Address to a Wild Deer,

435 Mary HOWITT,

402

Lines Written in a Lonely Burial Ground in the High-

Studies Pursued by a Married Pair,

462

lands,

435 Mountain Children,

462

The Shipwreck,

436 The Fairies of the Caldon-Low-A Midsummer Legend, 463

Mrs HEMANS,

437 The Monkey,

463

The Voice of Spring,

438 Thomas Hood,

464

The Homes of England,

438 Song-(It was not in the winter),

464

The Graves of a Household,

439 Town and Country,

464

The Treasures of the Deep,

433 A Parental Ode to my Son, aged Three Years and Five

BERNARD BARTON,

439 Months,

465

To the Evening Primrose,

440

The Dream of Eugene Aram,

465

Stanzas on the Sea,

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ALFRED TENNYSON,

467

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Love and Death,

467 To a Mountain Daisy,

484

The Sleeping Palace,

467 On Captain Matthew Henderson,

485

The Sleeping Beauty,

468 Songs-Macpherson's Farewell,

485

From the Palace of Art,

468

Menie,

486

From the Miller's Daughter,

468

Ae Fond Kiss,

496

Thomas BABINGTON MACAULAY,

468

My Bonnie Mary,

486

The Desolation of the Cities whose Warriors have

Mary Morrison,

486

marched against Rome,

468

Bruce's Address,

486

The War of the League,

470 ALEXANDER Wilson,

486

TROMAS HAYNES BAYLY,

471 Account of the Bald Eagle,

487

Verses Addressed to his Wife,

471 Trait of Simplicity and Nature,

487

Think not of the Future, .

471 A Village Scold Surprising her Husband in an Ale-

HARTLEY COLERIDGE,

471 house,

487

Sonnet- (What was't awakened first the untried A Pedlar's Story,

488

471 Hector MACNEILL,

488

Sonnet on Shakspeare,

472 Extracts from Scotland's Skaith,

488

Sonnets to a Friend,

472 Mary of Castle-Cary,

490

To Certain Golden Fishes,

472 Robert TANNAHILL,

490

JOHN STERLING,

472 The Filial Vow,

490

Joan of Arc,

473 The Braes o' Balquhither,

491

W. MONCstON MILNES,

472 The Braes o' Gleniffer,

491

The Men of Old,

473 The Flower o' Dumblane,

491

The Long-Ago,

473 Gloomy Winter's now Awa,

492

CHARLES MACKAY,

472 RICHARD GALL,

492

The Autumn Leaf,

474 My only Jo and Dearie 0,

492

The Parting of Lovers,

474 Farewell to Ayrshire,

492

X. T. CARRINGTON,

473 JOHN MAYNE,

492

The Pixies of Devon,

474 Logan Braes,

493

D. M. Moir,

473 Helen of Kirkconnel,

493

Langsyne,

475 To the River Nith,

493

Casa Wappy,

475 Mustering of the Trades to Shoot for the Siller Gun, 493

MAJOR CALDER CAMPBELL,

473 SIR ALEXANDER BOSWELL,

494

ALARIC A. WATTS,

473 Jenny Dang the Weaver,

494

Ten Years Ago,

476 Jenny's Bawbee,

495

WILLIAM KENNEDY,

473 Good Night, and Joy be wi' ye a',

495

Thomas AIRD,

The High Street of Edinburgh,

495

My Mother's Grave,

477 JAMES HOGG,

496

CHABLES Swax,

473 Bonny Kilmeny,

497

The Death of the Warrior King.

477 To the Comet of 1811,

498

T. K. HERYBY,

473 When the Kye comes Hame,

498

The Convict Ship,

478 The Skylark,

499

Joux MALCOLM,

473 | ALLAN CUNNINGHAM,

499

Eliza Cook,

473 The Young Maxwell,

500

LADY EMMELINE WORTLEY,

473 Hame, Hame, Hame,

600

MES HEXBY COLERIDGE,

473 Fragment,

500

Mes BROOKE,

473 She's Gane to Dwall in Heaven,

500

W, BECKFORD,

478 A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea,

501

Prayer,

478 My Nanie O,

501

WALTER PATERSON,

478 The Poet's Bridal-Day Song,

501

Sonnet Written on the Burial-ground of bis Ances-

WILLIAM TENNANT,

501

tors,

478 Selections from Anster Fair,'

John Wilsox CROKER,

479 William MOTHERWELL,

503

Ode on the Duke of Wellington, 1814,

479

Jeanie Morrison,

503

HEXBY LUTTREL,

479 The Midnight Wind,

504

The November Fog of London,

Sword Chant of Thorstein Raudi,

504

Rev. H. F. CARY,

479 ROBERT NICOLL,

B05

WILLIAM SOTHEBY,,

479 We are Brethren a',

505

MB MITCHELL,

479 Thoughts of Heaven,

505

LORD STRANGFORD,

479

506

Dr Joux BOWRING,

479 MR RODGER,

506

J. H. WIFFEN,

479 MR BALLANTYNE,

506

STEWART Rose,

479 MR VEDDER,

506

LORD FRANCIS EGERTON,

479 MR GRAY,

606

Me BLACKIE,

4779 Robert GILFILLAN,

506

J. G. LOCKHART,

479 The Exile's Song,

506

In the Days o' Langsyne,

506

THOMAS CUNNINGHAM,

506

SCOTTISH POETS.

The Hills o' Gallowa',

506

WILLIAM LAIDLAW,

507

ROBER: BURNS,

Lucy's Flittin',

307

Colla's Address,

WILLIAM NICHOLSON,

507

Letter to Mrs Dunlop,

483 The Brownie of Blednoch,

607

Proin Burns's Epistles,

494

JOSEPH TRAIN,

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508 MRS INCHBALD,

553

508 CHARLOTTE SMITH,

554

508 Ann RADCLIFFE,

554

English Travellers Visit a Neapolitan Church,

555

Description of the Castle of Udolpho,

557

510 Hardwick, in Derbyshire,

557

511 An Italian Landscape,

511

MATTHEW GREGORY LEWIS,

558

511 Scene of Conjuration by the Wandering Jew,

558

513 MRS AMELIA OPIE,

560

513 WILLIAM GODWIN,

560

513 Concluding Boene of Caleb Williains,

513 St Leon's Escape from the Auto de Fe,

566

514 ANNA MARIA PORTER,

568

514 Miss JANE PORTER,

568

514 Miss EDGEWORTH,

568

514 Mrss AUSTEN,

571

516

MRS BRUNTON,

572

516 Final Escape of Laura,

572

517 MRS HAMILTON,

575

517

Picture of Glenbunie, and View of a Scotch Cottage in

517 the Last Century;

575

517 Hannah MORE,

578

517 First interview with Dr Johnson,

578

517 Death of Garrick,

579

517 LADY MORGAN,

580

518 MRS SHELLEY,

381

518 Extracts from Frankenstein,

582

520 Love,

584

521 Rev. CHARLES ROBERT MATURIN,

521 A Lady's Chamber in the Thirteenth Century,

585

521 Sir Walter SCOTT,

585

521 John Galt,

589

521 Placing of Mr Balwhidder as Minister of Dalmailing, 591

522 THOMAS HOPE,

592

Death of Alexis, from · Anastasius,'

593

524 WASHINGTON IRVING,

594

524 Manners in New York in the Dutch Times,

595

524 A Rainy Sunday in an Inn,

596

524 John GIBSON LOCKHART,

597

524 Athanasia in Prison, from Valerius,'

598

524 Description of an Ancient English Mansion, from Re-

525 ginald Dalton,'

599

527 PROFESSOR Wilson,

600

530 Removal of the Lyndsays,

600

530 MRS JOHNSTONE,

60

531 Sir Thomas Dick LAUDER,

601

531 THOMAS HAMILTON,

601

532

MR MOIR,

601

532 DR JAMES Hook,

532 ANDREW Picken,

601

532 Miss FERRIER,

602

533 Mrs Violet Macshake visited by her grand-nephow,

Mr Douglas,

603

JAMES Morier,

604

535 JAMES BAILIE FRASER,

606

536 Meeting of Two Warriors in the Desert,

616

The Kuzzilbash's Return to his Native Village,

607

THEODORE EDWARD Hook,

607

539

THOMAS COLLEY GRATTAN,

608

539

T. H. LISTER,

609

London at Sunrise,

609

541 MARQUIS OF NORMANBY,

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542 LADY CAROLINE LAMB,

609

545 LADY DACRE,

609

546 COUNTESS OF MORLEY,

610

546 LADY CHARLOTTE BURY,

610

546 R. PLUMER WARD,

610

547

Conversation between Wentworth (Canning), Sir George

547

Deloraine, and Dr Herbert, from 'De Vere,'

610

549

BENJAMIN D'ISRAELI,

611

MRS TROLLOPE,

551

Joun BANIM,

FRANCES BURNEY (Madame D'Arblay),

A Game of Highway Robbery,
Miss Burney explains to King George III. the circum-

stances attending the composition of Evelina,'

SARAH HARRIET BURNEY,

WILLIAM BECKFORD,

Description of the Caliph Vathek and his Magnificent

Palaces, .

The Hall of Eblis,

RICHARD CUMBERLAND,

THOMAS HOLCROFT,

Gaffer Gray,

ROBERT Bage,
SOPHIA AND HARRIET LEE,

Introduction to the Canterbury Tales,

Dr John MOORE,

Dispute and Duel between the Two Scotch Servants in

Italy,

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