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Modesty, pieces laid aside, N. 118. A modesty piece
Mole hill, a lively image of the earth, N. 153.
More, Sir Thomas, his poem on the choice of a wife,
Morning prayer recommended. N. 65.
Mortality, bill of, out of the country. N. 136.
Motteux, Peter, an unicorn's head to be erected
there, N. 114,
Maintenon to Lewis XIV. N. 47.
Mum, Ned, his letter concerning the silent club,
Myia, daughter of Pythagoras, account of her and
NATURAL history, a diverting and improving study,
Natural pleasures, what they are, N. 49.
Nature, the contemplation of it exalts the spirits,
Imitated by Art, N. 103.
Necks of women immodestly exposed, N. 100, 109,
Netherlands, their advantages over the French, N.
Nomenclators, who, 107.
Norwood, John, peruke-maker, his petition N. 64.
ODDITIES, the English famous for them, N. 144.
Oedipus, faults in that tragedy, N. 110.
Oppian, his description of a war-horse, N. 86.
Strada's, N. 122.
PAINTING, in Poetry, what it is, N. 86.
Pandolph, Sir Harry, his manner of courtship, N. 5.
Parents, generally err in marrying their children,
too careful and mercenary in disposing of
Paschal, Mr. his observations on Cromwel's death,
Passions, disasters attending irregular passions,
Pastoral life, at the first period of the world, its
qualities thereof, N. 23.
poetry, N. 40.
criticisms thereon N. 23. 40.
rules for writing it, N. 30.
poetry explained by an allegory, N. 32.
English characterised, N. 14. 28. 30.
French, wherein faulty, N. 28.
of Sanazarius condemned, ibid.
Peace, proclaimed, and prayers on that occasion,
Pedants, their veneration for Greek and Latin con-
Pedigrees, the vanity of them ridiculed, N. 137.
broke his heart for growing fat, ibid.
Peripatetics of Gray's inn, 44.
Persian Sultan, an instance of the justice of one,
Peruke, a kind of index to the mind, N. 149.
Philogram, his letter on speech and letters, N. 172.
Philosopher's stone, Mr. Ironside's search after it,
Physicians, never take physic, N. 174.
Physico-theology, by Dr. Derham, recommended,
Picts, woman untuckered, advised to imitate them,
Pidgeon, Bat, the hair cutter, recommended, N. 1.
his petition, N. 64.
Pilpay, his fable on the cruel usage of animals, N.
Pindar, compared with Tom D'Urfey, N. 67.
Pineal, gland in the brain discovered by Des Cartes,
voyage through several, ibid.
Pismires, nations of them described, N. 153. .
Plain, Tom, his letter complaining of great hoop
Plato, his opinion of a future state, N. 27.
his answer to a scandalous report of him,
what he said of censure, N. 135.
Players, robbed in their journey to Oxford, N. 91.
variety of, prepared for the different stages
of life, N. 62.
fantastical, N. 49.
natural, what, ibid.
sensual, the lowest, N. 62.
not to be exclaimed against in the reclaim-
Plotting Sisters, that play honoured by the presence
Plutarch, examples of his good nature N. 61.
tragic errors committed by them, N. 110.
compared with dress, N. 149.
different styles required for the different kinds
of it, ibid.
Polydore and Melissa, their story, N. 85.
Poor, mostly provided for by the middle kind of
Pope, his pastorals compared with those of Phillips,
his description of a war-horse, N. 86.
Poppy, Ned, the story-teller, described, N. 24
Posture-master, his frolics about clothes, N. 102.
Pounce, Hugh, the iron poet, his petition, N. 64.
Praise, grateful to human nature, N. 135.
made by Henry IV. of France before a battle
Common, of the Church of England, its ex-
Prejudice, allegorically described, N. 39.
Priest, the respect to that title, N. 130.
Prim, Ruth, her advice to Nestor Ironside, N. 132.
Prolusions of Strada on the style of poets, N. 112,
Property-man at the play-house, his office, N. 82.
Proteus compared to death, N. 95.
Proverbs, when the use of them is insupportable,
concerning a good mistress of a family, N.168.
Psalm, 137, translated by Sir Philip Sidney, N. 18.
humorous mistakes concerning it, N. 58.
Purville, Mr. the Property-man, account of his being
Puzzle, Peter, his dream, N. 106.
Pythagoras, his learning and that of his family N.
-his invention of the foundation of British