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Pin-money condemned, N. 255.
Poems. Epic poem, the chief things to be consid-

ered in it, N. 267. Poets. Bad poets given to envy and detraction, N.

253; the chief qualification of a good poet, N. 314. Polycarpus, a man beloved by every body, N. 280. Power despotic, an unanswerable argument against

it, N. 287. Prudence, the influence it has on our good or ill-fortune in the world, N. 293.

R. RABELAIS, his device, N. 283. Recreation, the necessity of it, No. 258. Rich. - 'To be rich, the way to please, N. 280 ; the

advantages of being rich, N. 283; the art of grow

ing rich, ibid. the proper use of riches, N. 294. Richlieu, Cardinal, his politics made France the terror of Europe, N. 305.

S. SALUTATION, subject to great enormities, N.

259. Scaramouch, an expedient of his at Paris, N. 283. · School-masters, the ignorance and undiscerning of

the generality of them, N. 313. Scornful Lady, the Spectator's observation at that

play, N. 270. Sherlock (Dr.) the reason his discourse of death hath

been so much perused, N. 289. Slavery, what kind of government the most removed

from it, No. 287. Smithfield bargain, in marriage, the inhumanity of

it, N. 304. Snape (Dr.) à quotation from his sermon, N, 294. Solitude. Few persons capable of a religious, learned,

or philosophic solitude, N. 264.

Spartans, the methods used by them in the education

of their children, N. 307. Spectator, (the) his aversion to pretty fellows, and the reason of it, N. 261 ; his acknowledgments to the public, N. 262 ; his advice to the British ladies, N. 265 ; his adventure with a woman of the town, N. 266; his description of a French puppet newly arrived, N. 277 ; his opinion of our form of government and religion, N. 287 ; sometimes taken

for a parish sexton, and why, N. 289. Starch political, its use, N. 305. Stroke, to strike a bold one, what meant by it, N. 319.

T. THEMISTOCLES, his answer to a question relat

ing to the marrying his daughter, N. 311. Time, how the time we live ought to be computed,

N. 316. Title-Page (Anthony) his petition to the Spectator,

N. 304. Trade, the most likely means to make a man's private fortune, N. 283.

V. VIRGIL, wherein short of Homer, N. 273. Virtue, when the sincerity of it may reasonably be suspected, N. 266.


WASPS and doves in public, who, N. 300.
Widows, the great game of fortune hunters, N. 311.
Woman, a definition of woman by one of the fathers,

N. 265; the general depravity of the inferior part of the sex, N. 274 ; they wholly govern domestic life, N. 320..

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