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I N D E X.
Abigails (male) in fashion among the ladies,
Absence in conversation, a remarkable instance of it in
Will HONEYCOMB, N. 77. The occasion of this absence, ibid. and means to conquer it, ibid. The
character of an absent man, out of Bruyere, ibid. Acrostic, a piece of false wit, divided into simple and
compound, N. 60. Act of defortnity, for the use of the ugly club, N. 17. Advertisements, of an Italian chirurgeon, N. 22. From
St. James's coffee-house, 24. From a gentlewoman that teaches birds to speak, 36.. From another that is a fine flesh-painter, 41. Advice; no order of persons too considerable to be ad
vised, N. 34. Affectation, a greater enemy to a fine face than the
small-pox, N. 33. it deforms beauty, and turns wit into absurdity, 38. The original of it, ibid. found in the wise man as well as the coxcomb, ib.
to get clear of it, ib. Age, rendered ridiculous, N. 6. how-contemned by the
Athenians, and respected by the Spartans, ibid. ALEXANDER the Great, wry-necked, 32. Ambition never satisfied, N. 27. Americans, their opinion of souls, N. 56. exemplified in a vision of one of their countrymen,
ibid. AMPLE (lady) her uneasiness, and the reason of it, N.
32. Anagram, what, and when first produced, N. 60. ANDROMACHE, a great fox-hunter, N. 57. April (the first of) the merriest day in the year, N. 47. Aretine made all the princes of Europe his tributa
ries, N. 23.
ARIETTA, her character, N. 11. her fable of the lion
and the man, in answer to the story of the Ephesian
matron, ibid. her story of Inkle and Yariko, ibid. ARISTOTLE, his observation
the lambic verse,
ury, ib. at war with luxury, ib. its officers and ad
herents, ib. comes to an agreement with luxury, ib.
with his size, complexion, and temper, in order to read
well written, N. 10. his observation upon envy, 19. Bags of money, a sudden transformation of them into
sticks and paper, N. 3. Baptist Lully, his prudent management, N. 29. Bawdry, never writ but where there is a dearth of inven
tion, N. 51. Beaver, the haberdasher, a great politician, N. 49. Beauties, when plagiaries, N. 4. The true secret how
to improve beauty, 33. then the most charming when
heightened by virtue, ib.
BRUNETT A and Phillis, their adventures, N. 80.
helps to a filly play, N. 44.
Cæsar, (Julius) his behaviour to Catullus, who
had put him into a lampoon, N. 23.
in his philosophic writings, ibid.
names of clubs, and their originals, ibid. &c. Rules
The difficulties met with in erecting that club, ibid..
tor's club, his character, N. 2. His opinion of inen
Courtiers habit, on what occasions hieroglyphical,
the club of ugly faces, N. 78. Credit, a beautiful virgin, her situation and equipage,
N. 3. a great valetudinarian, ibid. Cross (mils) wanted near half a ton of being as hand
some as madam Van Brisket, a great beauty in the Low-Countries, N. 32.
D. Ancing, a discourse on it, defended, N. 67. Death, the time and manner of our death not known to
us, N. 7. Deformity, no cause of shame, N. 17. Delight and surprise, properties essential to wit, N. 62. Dignitaries of the law, who, N. 21. Divorce, what esteemed to be a just pretension to one, Donne, (Dr.) his description of his mistress, N. 41. DRYDEN, his definition of wit censured, N. 62. Dull fellows, who, N. 43. their inquiries are not for
information but exercise, ibid. Naturally turn their
heads to politics or poetry, ibid. Dutch more polite than the English in their buildings,
and monuments of their dead, N. 26. Dyer, the news-writer, an Aristotle in politics, N. 43.
E. Nvy: The ill-state of an envious man, N. 19. His relief, ibid. The way to obtain his favour, ibid. Ephesian matron, the ftory of her, N. v. Epictetus, his observation upon the female sex, N. 53. Epigram on Hecatiffa, N. 52. Epitaphs, the extravagance of some, and modesty of
others, N. 26. An epitaph written by Ben Jonson, Equipages, the splendor of them in France, N. 15. A
great temptation to the female sex, ibid. ETHerege, (fir GEORGE) author of a comedy, called,
She would if she could, reproved, N. 5i.