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COBHAM, Richard Temple, Viscount, brave
to the latest breath,' iii. 206 n. 1; friendship,
advantages of his, ii. 313; Gilbert West's
uncle, iii. 328; Pope's intimacy, 205 n. 8,
206; praised by Pope and Thomson, 206 n. 1.
COBHAM, Lady, iii. 206 n. 1, 425.
CODRINGTON FAMILY, iii. 364.
Cofferer, iii. 451 n. I.

COLBATCH, Dr. John, of Trinity College,
Cambridge, ii. 293.
COLE, Rev. Williaın, iii. 431 n. 5.
COLE, William, M.D., ii. 237 n. 5.
COLE, Mr., an Oxford apothecary, ii. 13.
COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor, Asgill's Eng-
lish, iii. 12 n. 5; Burnet's credulity, i. 128
n. 5; Congreve's comedies, ii. 222 n. 5;
Cowley and Donne, i. 21 n. 3, 42 n. 4; C.
and Milton, 56 n. 1; C.'s latinity, 66; C.,
Marini, and Darwin, 69; Cowper and Thom-
son, iii. 298 n. 7; double epithets in Shake-
speare and Milton, 437 n. 1; Dryden's genius,
223 n. 1; D.'s prose, i. 418 n. 5; farce-
tragedy' at funeral, 150 n. 1; Gray's lyrics,
iii. 440 n. 9; G.'s rhymes, 423 n. 4, 434

Hacket's Life of Williams, 325; Mil-
ton's Arianism, i. 155 n. 5; M. an aristocrat,
157 n. 3; M.'s Latin verses, 161 n. 4; M.'s
Paradise Lost, 171 n. 4; M.'s Paradise Re-
gained, 147 n. 4, 188 n. 6; M.'s prose works,
104 n. 3; mythology of our eldest poets,
213 n. 2; Pope's choice of words, iii. 217
n. I; P.'s Iliad, 119 n. 2; Sprat's Life of
Cowley, i. I n. 3; Swift and Rabelais, iii. 51
n. 1; S.'s riddles and trisyllable lines, 66 n. 1;

talented,' 434 n. 2; Thomson's blank verse,
298 nn. ; West, Gilbert, 332 n. 5; Young's
Night Thoughts, 395 n. 4, 399 n. 6.
COLESHILL, i. 249, 276.
COLET, Dean, iii. 317 n. 4.
COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS, Censors, ii. 60
n. 8, 249; Crounian lecture, iii. 415 n. 8;
Dryden's funeral, i. 392 n. 1, 486 ; Fellows, ii.
236; scheme for giving free advice to poor,
COLLIER, Jeremy, attacks the drama, i. 401,
ii. 126 n. 3, 219-23, 241; citizens in comedy,
236 n. 6; Congreve's Double Dealer, 217
n. 5; C.'s Love for Love, 223; C.'s Old
Bachelor, 214 n. 4; C. and Vanbrugh reply
to him, 214, 222; C.'s Way of the World,
sneered at in, 222 n. 2; controversy, formed
for, 220; Defence of the Short View, 222 n. 3;
Dryden, attacks on, i. 364 1. 3, 401 n. 5,
403 n. 5, ii. 222; D.'s reply, i. 401; D.'s
Miscellany, ii. 83 n. 10; Darfey, attacks, 221
n. 4; ' fierce and implacable Non-juror,' 220;
Hazlitt's and Leigh Hunt's criticisms, 220
n. 5, 223 n. I; "horse-play of his raillery,' i.
401, ii. 221 n. 2; Macaulay, praised by, 220
n. 5, 221 n. 1 ; Short View of the English
Stage, 220 ; 'spoilt the stage,' 223 n. 1.

COLLINS, William, the poet's father, iii. 334.
COLLINS, William, academic studies and

discipline, contempt for, iii. 334 1. 9; 'af.
fected the obsolete,' 341; appearance, 'de-
cent,' 336; Aristotle's Poetics, plans trans-
lation of, 336; bailiff, 'immured' by, 336;
birth, &c., 334; black-letter books, 337 n. 3;
booksellers, advances from, 336; chaplaincy,
regimental, thinks of getting, 335 n. 2; char-
acter and genius, 337-9; cheerful disposition,
336; clusters of consonants, 341 ; Cowper's
estimate, 339 n. 3; creditors, pressed by, 335,
336; death, 339; depression of mind, 338,
339 n. 2; diction, 341; Dirge in Cymbeline,
339 n. 4; existence, unknown to Cowper,
339 n. 3; fairies, genii, &c., loved, 337;
first publication, 334, 342; Flanders, 335
n. 2; Gentleman's Magazine, contributed to,
334, 339 7.4; Hist. of the Revival of Learn.
ing, published proposals for, 335; inherited
small property, 335 n. I; irresolution, 335;
Johnson's affection for him, 339; J., described
in Poetical Calendar by, 337 n. 2 ; J., first
meets, 336; J., resemblance to, 335 n. 1;
J., visited by, 339; Julius II and Cosmo
de' Medici, 335 n. 5; learning, 336, 337,
338 n. 4; legacy from uncle, 336; lite-
rary adventurer, comes to town 335 ;
Magdalen College, Oxford, 334; mental dis-
order, 337, 339, 340; morals, pure, 338;
New College, Oxford, no vacancy at, 334;
Odes, 335 n. 6; Ode to Evening, 341 n. 5;
Ode on the Superstitions of the Highlands,
340; Oriental Eclogues : see Persian Eclo-
gues ; Otway and the River Arun, i. 241
n. 3; Oxford degree, iii. 334; 0. madhouse,
taken to, 339 n. 2; 0., subscriptions in, 335
n. 4; O., suddenly left, 334; 0., visits, 339

Persian Eclogues, advertized, 335
n. 6; called "Irish Eclogues,' 340; Gold-
smith praises them, 339 n. 2, 340 n. I; pre-
ferred to Odes, 340 n. 1; republished as
Oriental Eclogues, 335 n. 6; written at
Winchester, 340 n. I; piety, 338, 339;
Poems, reprinted, 341 n. 6; poetic imagina-
tion, 337, 341 n. 6; poverty, 335, 338;
Queen's College, Oxford, commoner of, 334;
Salmon's Modern History, reads, 340 n. I;
school exercises, 334; studied to live, 337 ;
table and bottle, snatched relief from, 341;
* temperate in eating and drinking,' 341 n. 1;
Testament, only book on travels, 339; Thom-
son's Seasons and Pope's Pastorals, 284 n. I;
Thomson and Warton, 282 n. 2; tragedies,
planned several, 335; travels to dispel de-
pression, 339; Wartons, the, visited by, 340;
wasted his property, 334 n. 9; Winchester
College, 334, 340 n. 1; Wordsworth praises
him, 341 n. 6; quotations, Epistle to
Hanmer, 335 n. 5, 338 n. 2 ; Ode on the death
of Thomson, 294 n. 4; Ode to Fear, 337 n. 4,
341 n. 5: Ode to Pity, i. 241 n. 3, iii. 341 n. 5.

COLLITON, Mrs., Earl Rivers's mistress, ii.
326 n. 3.
COLMAN, George, the elder, Gay's Polly,

n. 2;

57-60.

poems, never

revived, ii. 279 n. 2; Ode to Oblivion and n. 5, 222 n. 5; Lincoln's Inn Fields Theatre,
Obscurity, iii. 427; Savage's Sir Thomas 218 n. 6; literary indolence, 225; literature,
Overbury, revived, ii. 341 n. 3.

226; Love for Love, 218, 223; Macaulay's
COLONIES, ii. 393.

criticisms, 223 n. 6, 230 n. I; man of fashion,
COMBER, Dr. Thomas, Master of Trinity rather than of wit, would be thought, 226;
College, Cambridge, i. 4.

Marlborough, friendship and legacy to younger
COMMINS, Eustace, ii. 138.

Duchess of, 227; Memoirs of Congreve, 212
COMMON READER, finally decides claims n. 5; Middle Temple, 213; Miscellaneous
to poetical honours, iii. 441.

Poems, 225, 234; monument, 212, 227;
COMPOSITION, methods of, iii. 218.

- Mourning Bride, acted, 218; tomb scene,
COMPTON, Henry, Bishop of London, i. 229; 'tuneful nonsense,' iii. 397 n. 7;
301, ii. 35, iii. 252.

Mourning Muse of Alexis, ii. 217 n. 6,230;
COMPTON, Sir Spencer, afterwards Earl of Ode on Mrs. Arabella Hunt, 232; Ode fer
Wilmington, Broome, praised by, iii. 80 n. 1; St. Cecilia's Day, 232; official salaries, 226;
Thomson's patron, 284, 285; Young's fourth Old Batchelor, 212, 214, 216, 236 n. 6; On-
Satire dedicated to him, 372.

denarde, song on, 225 n. 2; parties, lived
Comus of Erycius Puteanus, i. 92 n. 4. with men of all, iii. 205 n. 6; Pindaric
CONCANEN, Matthew, iii. 166, 260 n. 2, madness, cured, ii. 234; pipe office, place in,
413 n. 4.

215; PLAYS, characters fictitious and
CONGLETON, ii. 49.

artificial,' 228; ch., wicked, 222 n.5; dialogue,
CONGREVE, Richard, the poet's grand- 228; likely to live, 234; pleasure in alliance
father, ii. 212.

with vice, 222; plots, improbable, 216 8.5;
CONGREVE, William, Addison and Halifax, P., 'soon puzzle,' 219 n. 1; written before
ii. 84; A.'s lines on him, 226 n. 2 ; A.'s Ode to twenty-eight, 219 n. 6;
William II1, 127 n. 6; Amendments upon quoted, 234; Pope's Iliad, dedicated to him,
Mr. Collier's False and Imperfect Citations, 226, iii. 205; his two lines in it, 205 n. 6;
222 n. 1; anecdote, 221 n. 5; Art of Pleas- present, when read to Halifax, 126; powers
ing, 233; author, early an, 213; -Beg- desert him off stage, ii. 229; Prologue for
gar's Opera, couplet imitated in, 234 n. 2; John Dryden Jr., i. 393 n. 6; Queen Mary
shown to him, 276; birth, &c., 212; at his plays, ii. 217; reads plays badly, 215;
Birth of the Muse, 232 ; Blackmore, attacked Rowe's Biter, 69 n. 4; Secretary to Jamaica,
by, i.402; B., mutual praise, ii. 241 ; Blenheim, 215 n. 8, 225; Semele, 224 n. 1; Shake-
celebrated, 186 n. 2; blindness, 224 n. 3, 227; speare, compared with, 229 n. 2; Sheridan,
carriage accident, 227; Collier controversy, compared with, 228 n. 3; sits smiling at
214, 219–23; commissioner for licensing the goal,' 224 n. 1; song for Southerne's
coaches, 215; commissioner for wine licences, Maid's Last Prayer, 214 n. 6; Southey,
215 n. 8; companion, agreeable, 224 11. 2; criticized by, 232 n. 5; stage, leaves the,
contemporary writers, honoured by, 226; 224; Steele's dedications to him, 226 1. 3;
cuckoo in August, 228 n. 1: customs, place S., praised by, 216 n. 4, 222 n. 4, 233;
in, 215; death, 227; dedications to him, 226; sweetness of manners,' 224 n. 2; Swift's
Doris, 233 ; Double Dealer, 217, 223 n. 1; lines on him, 215 n. 8, 226 n. 2 ; see SWIFT;
Dryden's character, describes, i. 394, 483 ; Tale of a Tub, iii. 51 n. 1; Tatler, con-
D., defended against Addison, ii. 120; D.'s tributed to, ii. 224; Tories, retained in
Epistle to him, 224 n. 2; D., line borrowed places by, 225; Translations, 233; Trinity
from, 232; D.'s intended monument, i. 393; College, Dublin, 213 ; Verses to Lady Getkin,
D., praises, 456; D., recommended by, ii. 233; Voltaire on his plays, 228 7. 3;

V.,
215; D.'s variety, i. 469 n. 4; D.'s Virgil, ii. visited by, 226; Walpole gives him a place, 215
226 n. 2; early genius, 219; easy writing, n. 8; Way of the World, 223; Westminster
8 n. 2; ‘friendly Congreve,' 224 n. 2; Garth, Abbey, 227; Whig, always a, 225; William
praises, 241 n. 3; Gay's lines on him, 224 III, his hero, 231; wit, his, 228; Young's
n. 2, 231 n. 4; 'genteel comedy,' 228 n. 3; lines on him, 224 n. 1;
Goldsmith, praised by, 228 n. 3; gout, 227; Birth of the Muse, 232; Epilogue to the
Halifax, his patron, 215, 217, 225; Harley, Way of the World, 217' n. 4; Epistle to
protected by, 225; Haymarket Theatre, Halifax, 234.n. I; Fudgement of Paris, 234
manager of, 224 n. 1; Hazlitt's criticisms, n. 2; Mourning Bride, 219 n.5,229; Mourn.
216 n. 4, 230 n. 1; Horace, imitations of, ing Muse of Ålexis, 230; Ode to Will. III,
233; Hunt's, Leigh, criticisms, 214 n. 2, 231, 232, 299 n. 1; Of Pleasing, 233 n. 10,
216 n. 3, 218 n. 6, 219 n. 1, 223 n. 6, 228 241, 9, 3; Tears of Amaryllis, 331; Verses
n. 2, 233 n. 8; Ilam, visits, 212 n. 3; Iliad, to Lady Gethin, 233 n. 7,
translations, iii. 205 n. 6; Impossible Thing, Congreve, William, the poet's father, ii.
ii. 264 n. 3 ; Incognita, 214; Judgement of 212, 213
Paris, 224 n. 1; jump, great, 227 n. 1;

CONINGSBY, iii. 344.
Kilkenny School, 213; Lamb's praise, 218 CONINGSBY, Thomas, Earl, ii. 191, 192.

quotations,

1

jii. 93.

CONINGTON, Professor John, Dryden's Vir-
gil, i. 454 n. 2; Pitt's Aeneid, iii. 279 n. 4;
Pope's Iliad, 276; P.'s Imitations of Horace,
247 n. I; P.'s Sisyphus and the stone' and
Johnson's parody, 231 n. 4; Tickell's Iliad,
ii. 309 n. 6.
Conjunctive, ii. 171 n. 7.
Conversation, i. 398 n. 3.
CONWAY, Edward, second Viscount, i. 260,
263, 264, 266.

Cooke, Thomas, Battles of the Poets, ii.
362 n. 1.
COOPER, John Gilbert, ii. 127 n. 1.
COOPER, Samuel, the painter, i. 202.
COOPER, M., the bookseller, iii. 443.
COPYRIGHT, Act of Queen Anne, i. 324
n. 3; Donaldson v. Becket and Millar v.
Taylor, iii. 284 n. 3.
CORBET, Andrew, of Shropshire, ii. 80.
CORBET, Mrs., Pope's epitaph, iïi. 262.
CORBETT, Sir Uvedale, iii. 262 n. 1.
CORK, Mary, Countess of, ii. 312 n. 5.
CORNEILLE, Cinna, i. 474 n. 2; Le Cid
and Richelieu, ii, 102; Pompey, i. 471 n. 4.
CORNISH, Alderman Henry, i. 265 n. 3.
CORNWALLIS, Charles, third Baron, ii. 436.
CORNWALLIS, Charles, first Earl, iii. 80.
CORRECTION OF COMPOSITIONS, ii. 243.
CORRECTNESS, in verse, i. 235, ii. 145, 208,
CORSHAM, ii. 235.
Cory, William Johnson, iii. 82 n. I.
COSMO DE' MEDICI, iii. 194 n. 1, 335 N. 5.
COTTEREL, Sir Charles, Poliarchas of
Orinda's Letters, i. 238 n. 8.
COTTINGTON, Lord, i. 261 n, 2.
COTTON, Charles, i. 323.
COTTON, Sir John, of Madingley, Cam-
bridge, iii. 76.

COUPLETS, i. 81, 419, 443, ii. 209.
COURTHOPE, William John, editor of Pope's
Works, metaphysical poets,' i. 69; Pope's

Atossa,'iii. 272; P.'s Characters of Women,
175 n. 3; P.'s lines to Thomson, 291 n. 9;
P.'s Pastorals, 225 n. I; P.'s Prologue to the
Satires, 246 n. 4.

COURTNEY, Lady Frances, Roscommon's
wife, i. 232.
COURTNEY, Mr. W. P., ii. 314 n. 3.
COURT OF DELEGATES, ii. 28 n. 2.
COURT OF THE MARCHES, i, 203.
Cousin, iii. 326.
Cowley, Abraham, adaptations of ancient
poetry,, i. 224 n. 1; Addison's Account of
English Poets and Spectator, 41 n. 5; Against
Hope, 33; agricultural colleges, anticipates,
12 n. 1; Alexandrines, 63, 466 n. 4, 467;
American plantations, plans retirement to,
10; Anacreontiques, 39, 40; 'Anglorum
Pindarus,' 18 n. 2; arrested and imprisoned,
9; Barn-elms, 16; "beloved by every Muse,'
64; Bentley, imitated by, 38; birth, &c., i,
2; borrowed little,' 56; botany, studies, 12;

Buckingham, befriended by, 16; burial, 17;
'business,' denounces, 8 n. 1; character of
writing not his own,' 56; Charles II, praised
by, 17; Chaucer, no taste for, 2 n. 4; Chert-
sey, 16, 17, 126 n. 6; Chronicle, unrivalled
and alone,' 37; C., centum amicas enumerat,'
6 n. 8; Clarendon, praised by, 56, 58 n. 3;
Coleridge's criticisms, 21 n. 3, 42 n. 4, 56 n. 1,
69; College, imaginary, 99; 'commodious
allusions,' 33; company, his own, the worst
in the world, 16 n. 5; comparisons and allu-
sions, far-fetched, 29; Complaint, 14 ; com-
pliance with men in power, 10; conceits
drawn from recesses of learning, 23; c. slight
and trifling, 28 ; C., verses polluted with, 52 ;
C., warmth of soul shines through, 20 n. 2;
C., 333; Constantia and Philetus, 4; con-
tentment on £500 a year, 67; contractions,
rugged and harsh, 60; conversation, 64;
Cooley,' 5 n. 1; court, the, neglected by,
13, 207 n. 5;.C., weary of, 15; Cowley's
verse keeps fair Orinda young,' 238 n. 8;
critical abilities,' 38; Cromwell, verses on
death of, 10, II; Cutter of Coleman Street,
13 n. 3, 14, 42 n. 2, 66; Davenant, verses
to, 38 ; Davideis, Addison, quoted by,
49 n. 3 ; affections never moved, 55; allu-
sions, 52 ; characters, 54, 55; date of com-
position, 4; Dryden borrows from it, 49 n. 5,
354; D.'s commendation,63; Gabriel's dress,
53; hemistichs, 63; ‘implex fable,' 54; 'in-
ferences instead of images,' 51; monosyllabic
lines, 61; neglected, 49; notes to it, 38, 54
n. 2; Rymer praises it, 49 n. 4, 55; sacred
subject, 49; Tasso's Gerusalemme Liberata,
compared with, 55 ; unfinished, 49; wit and
learning squandered on it, 55; death,
17; 'deciduous laurel,' 56; Denham's lines
on him, 56, 80, iii, 66 n. 2 ; diction, i. 58;
Digby, Sir Kenelm, dedication to, 4; Doctor
of Physic, 10, 11; Donne, borrows from, 57;
D., his model, 58; dramatic composition,
hints on, 411; ‘Dream of a shadow,' 7 1. I;
Dryden's criticisms, 18 n. 2, 47 n. 4, 58 n. 6,
63; Duke of York's Theatre, share in, 66;

education, sordid and hospital-like,' 86 n. 8;
Elegy on Crashaw, 39; Elegy on Hervey,
36, 163; Elegy on Wotton, 36, 57; English,
pure and genuine, 21 n. 3; Essays, 64;
Evelyn, visited by, 16 n. I; Falkland, obtains
notice of, 6; F., verses to, 36 ; 'familiar and
festive, greatest in the, 40; filial gratitude,
2; France, residence in, 6, 8, 10, 11; Gibbon,
quoted by, 12 n. 2 ; 'God the first garden
made,' 12 n. 2; grammar rules, could not
retain, 3, 65; Gray's criticisms, 35 n. 2, 68;
Grotius, copied, 57; Guardian, The,
peated’ at Cambridge, 5; G., fitted for stage
as Cutter of Coleman Street, 14; 'Heleonora,'
6 n.8; Horace, Epis. i. 2. 40, version of, 62 ;
Hume's criticism, 59 n. 1; Hymn to Light,
ii. 301; hyperboles, enormous and disgusting,
i. 27; indelicate and disgusting, sometimes,

re-

32; Jersey, lines from, 38; Johnson, line
altered by, 461 ; Jonson, obligation to, 58 ;
just estimate of own performances, 39;

Juvenilia, lisp'd in numbers,' 3; J., alone
genuine, iii. 91 ; J., Pope's compared with,
87; Lamb, praised by, i. 20 n. 2, 64 n. 2;
L., phrase borrowed by, 37 n. 3 ; ' language
not always pure,' 58 n. 6; Latin poems, 12,
13, 66; ‘learned puerilities,' 3; learning, 56,
416; lease of queen's lands, 16, 67; letters,
to Arlington, 8; 1. to Sprat, 16; love, only
once in, 6; 1., poets must pay some duties to,
6; 1. verses, 6, 7, ii. 202; Love's Riddle, i. 4;
loyalty, 5, 9, 11, 13; melancholy, 14;
metaphysical poet, criticized as, 19-35; m. p.,
best and last of the race, 35; Milton borrows
from him, 58; M., favourite poet with, 56,
154; mind capacious and replenished by
study, 55; Miscellanies, 35-9; 'mixed wit,'
41; mother's solicitation, 2, 3; - Mistress,
published, 6 ; 'airy nothing,' 7; conceits, 41;
no lover will commend it, 40; plays round
the head,' 42; passage borrowed from Donne,
57; Preface, 6; Motto, 35 n. 2 ; Muse,
45, 46; Naufragium Joculare, 4; neglected
in eighteenth century, 18 n. 2, 214 n. 2;
Nemean Ode, 43; noble lines, 59; Ode on
Wit, 36; Ode upon His Majesty's Restora-
tion, 13; Odes'imparted to English numbers,
64; Oldham's lines on him, 13 n. 4; Olympic
Ode, 43, 44; Oxford, sheltered at St. John's
College, 5; O., doctor of physic at, 11;
pathetic, never, 56; philosophical allusions,
285 n. 1; Pindarić Odes, 42-8, ii. 32;
Poems, 1656 edition, i. 9; poesy,' defines,
6 n. 8; Poetical Blossoms, 3 n. 6, 4 n. 1;
Pope borrows from him, 39 n. 2 ; P., com-
pared with, 40 n. 2; P.'s Imit. Hor. Epis.
18 n. 2; P.'s Windsor Forest, 17 n. 7;
posthumous fame, poet's happiness in, 10
n. 2; praised and neglected too much, 18;
Prefaces, 38; 'profane and lascivious verses,'
42; Puritan and Papist, 5; pursues thoughts
to last ramifications, 45; Pyramus and
Thisbe, 4; Reason, 38; Rehearsal, helps in,
282; 'representative versification,' 61 ; 're-
publicans and Oliverians,' speaks for, 9 n. 4;
retirement, wish for, 10; retires to country,
15, 16 n. 5; rhymes, on unimportant words,
60; Rochester's epigram, 18 n. 2, 221 n. 3;
R.'s favourite poet, 221; royal correspondence,
conducts, 6; Royal Society, i1; sacred
poetry, 50 n. 1; St. Albans, Earl of, be-
friended by, 13 n. 4, 16 ; 'Savoy-missing,' 13,
15; Scarborough, Dr., 9, 11 ; Scotch treaty,
8; secretary to Jermyn, 6, 8; selection,
negligent or unskilful, 55; sentiments, his
own, 56 ; 'small house and large garden,'
67; Smith imitates him, ii. 12; Spenser,
early delight in, i. 2; Sprat, his friend, editor
and biographer, 1, ii. 33; S.'s Hist. of Royal
Society, 39; see SPRAT; sublime, rarely, i. 56;
Swift's Battle of the Books and Cadenus and

Vanessa, 40 n. 3 ; 'tenderness and innocent
gaiety,' 16 n. 4; translation freed from ser-
vility, 64, 373, 422 ; Trinity College, Cam-
bridge, 4, 5, 65; triplets, 63, 466 n. 4;
Tuke's Adventures of Five Hours, i. 15
n. 2; Verses on the government of Crom-
well, 63; versification, 59-63 ; weakness on
ill success, 14; Westminster Abbey, 17;
Westminster School, 3, 4, 65; "What he
wrote was all his own, 56; 'Who now reads
Cowley?', 18 n. 2; Wood, praised by, 18
n. 2;

quotations, Anacreontiques, 23,
39 n. 4; Complaint, 8 n. 1,13 n. 4, 14 n. 5;
Davideis, 26, 27 n. 6, 28 n. I, 29 n. 3, 49
nn., 50, 50 nn., 51 (3), 52 (7), 52 *. 3,
53(3), 54, 54 n. 2, 58, 60, 61 (3), 62 (5), 354;
Dedication to Love's Riddle, 4 n. 5 ; Dedica-
tion to Naufragium Joculare, 4 n. 7; Mis-
tress, 8 n. 2, 23 n. 2, 23 n. 3, 25 (4), 27 n. 5,
28 n. 2, 29 n. I, 29 n. 2, 30 (2), 31, 32 (3,
33 (2), 57, 67. ESSAYS IN VERSE AND
PROSE, Claudian's Old Man of Verona, 12
n. 2; The Garden, 12 n. 2, 16 n. 6; Of
Solitude, 16 n. 5; Ode upon Liberty, 60;
Horace Epis., 62. MISCELLANIES, Prologue
to the Guardian, 5 n. 1; Tree of Knowledge,
23; To a Lady who made Poesies for Rings,
24; Friendship in absence, 27 n. 4; Motte,
35 n. 2; Of Wit, 36; On the Death of Mr.
William Hervey, 37 nn., 65, 163 n. 5; Ow
the Death of Mr. Crashaw, 39 n. 2, iii. 329
n. 7 ; On the Death of Sir Henry Wotton, i.
57 n. 1, ii. 12 n. 5; Use of Reason, i. 38;
In Imitation of Horace, i. 5, 28 n. 4; Ode is
the Royal Society, ii. 39. PINDARIC ODES,
Life and Fame, i. 7 n. 1; To Dr. Scar.
borough, 9 n. 3; Second Olympic, 43,44; Firsi
Nemean, 44; Resurrection, 44 . 4, 45 n. 1;
Muse, 45, 46; To the New Year, 46; Ode
to Mr. Hobbes, 461 n. I.
CowPER, Lord Chancellor, ii. 163,164, iii. 19.
COWPER, Mary, Countess, Comedies, ii.
221 n. 5; Congreve and Prince of Wales, 225
n. 2 ; Duchess of Monmouth, 268 n. 2.

Cowper, William, Addison's satire, ii. 125
n. 4; authors and critics, i. 410 n. 6; Black-
more's Creation, ii. 244 n. 1; blank verse,
i. 75 n. 6, 192 1. 8, 200, iii. 238 n. 3 ; b.v.
superior to Thomson's, 298 n. 7; Dryden and
Pope, 222 n. 6; D.'s genius and carelessness,
i. 464 n. 5; Garth, borrows from, ii.63 1. 6;
genius, definition of, i. 2 n. 5; . God made
the country,' 12 n. 2 ; Gray's letters, iii. 431
n. 7; G.'s sublimity, 439 n. 4; Homer, no
n. 1, 112 n. 2, 117 n. 3, 275, 276; Johnson on
Lycidas, i. 164 n. 2 ; J. on pastoral poetry, 97

Lives of the Poets, Arbuthnot, the
only man, iii. 273; Collins, only religious
poet, 339 n. 3; Milton, i. 84 1. I; Watts,
iii. 310 n. 3; Loss of the Royal George,
i. 434 n. 2; Milton's Elegies, translations of,
86 n. 6, 89 nn., 90 n. 7; M.'s Epitaphium
Damonis, 97 n. 9; M.'s fine ear, 191 1. 4;

n. 9;

i. 268 n. 7.

M.'s L'Allegro and Penseroso, 165 n. 3; M.'s by Burke, ib.; Y.'s Life, praised by Boswell,
Paradise Lost, written with 'immense labour,' ib.; Johnson's alterations, ib., 393.
2 n. 5; terrified by it, 181 n. 5; poets in CROFTs, William, Lord, Duke of Mon-
lower rank of life, ii. 180 n. 3 ; Pope's Iliad mouth in his charge, i. 278 n. 2; embassy to
and bells of rhyme,' iii. 238 n. 3; P.'s Poland, 73; Waller's rival in rich match,
Letters, 157 n. 3; P., lines on, 248 n. 4;

252, 278.
P.'s mercy to others,' 241 n.6; P.'s imitators, CROFTS, Mr., see CROFTS, Lord.
248 n. 4; Prior's Alma and Hudibras, ii. CROMWELL, Elizabeth, the Protector's aunt,
205 n.3; P.'s' familiar style,'_211 n. 3 ; P.'s
Henry and Emma, 203 n. I; P.'s mythology, CROMWELL, Henry, 'critic and poet,' ac-
202 n. 9 ; P.'s Solomon, 206 n. 1 ; religious count of him, iii. 92 n. 3 ; Gay's What d'ye
poetry, iii. 310 n. 2 ; Rodney'a Methodist,' call it, ii. 271; Pope's correspondence, iii.
330 n. 3; Swift's letters, 431 n. 7; Thom- 92, 93, 145
son's description of nature, 301 n. 1 ; touch CROMWELL, Sir Henry, the Protector's
and retouch, to, secret of good writing, grandfather, i. 249 n. 4.
221 n. 2; translated forty lines a day, 117 CROMWELL, Oliver, Charles II, compared
n. 3.

with, i. 271; commenced monarch,' 115;
Cox, Bessy; ii. 199 n. 4, iii. 274.

Cowley, bespattered by, II n. 3; discourses
CRABB, an Oxford wit, ii. 304 n. 1.

in cant of the times,' 269 ; lucky day, ii. 218;
CRABBE, Rev. George, composition, best Milton's Defensio Secunda, i. 118; refuses
season for, i. 136 n. 1; Wesley's preaching, the Crown, 270 ; 'versed in ancient history,'
39 n. 4.

269; verses on his death by Waller, Dryden,
CRADOCK, Joseph, Dryden's Oedipus, re. and Sprat, 270, 334, 425, ii. 32; Waller,
vised, i. 362 n. 5; Milton's Euripides, 154. familiar converse with, 269.

CRADOCK, Dr. Zachary, Provost of Eton, i. CROMWELL, Richard, i. 125.
274.

CROTCH, Dr. William, ii. 234 n. 2.
CRAGGS, Miss, iii. 76 n. 5.

CROUNE, William, M.D., iii. 415 n. 8.
CRAGGS, James, the younger, Secretary of CROUSAZ, Jean Pierre de, account of him,
State, Addison's death-bed dedication to him, iii. 164, 165; Essay on Man, censured, 164,
ii. 118; Fenton, instructed by, 259; Gay, 167.
gives South Sea stock to, 273; old Peter Le Crowne, John, 'borrowed play,' iii. 314
Neve's epitaph on him, iii. 259 n. 4; Pope n. 4; Dryden's jealousy, i. 396 n. 3; D.,
and Addison, common friend of, 132; Pope's set up against, 370 n. 7; Hierusalem, ib.;
Epistle to Addison, 260 n. 2; P.'s epitaph, Settle's Empress of Morocco, 342 n. 5.
259; P., offers to procure pension for, 118; CRUMPTON, Mr., schoolmaster at Solihul,
P.'s South Sea stock, 137 n. 2 ; South Sea
scheme, involved in, 260 n. 1; Tickell re- CUMBERLAND, Richard, iii. 443.
commended by Addison to his patronage, CUMBERLAND, William, Duke of, ii. 274.
ii. 310; Westminster Abbey, iii. 259, 260 Curiosa felicitas, iii. 236 n. 1.

CURIOSITY, ii. 113 n. 5, 371 N. I.
CRAGGS, James, the elder, Postmaster- CURLL, Edmund, convicted of publishing
General, iii. 259 n. 4, 260 n. 1.

obscene pamphlets, iii. 155 n. 2; industry in
CRAIG, James, the architect, Thomson's preserving national remains, ib.; Halifax's
nephew, iii. 281 n. 5.

Works and Life, ii. 41 n. 1; Key to the
CRASHAW, Richard, Cowley's Elegy on Dunciad, advertised, iii. 146 n. 4; 'new terror
him, i. 39; Epitaph on Mr. Ashton, iii. 267 of death,' 155 n. 2; pilloried, ib.; Pope's
n. 5; Marino, his model, i. 69; "meta- Letters, published, 93, 145, 155, 156; P.'s
physical poet,' 68 ; omitted in Lives of the Sober Advice, 276 ; prosecuted in House of

Poets, 22 n. 4; 'poet and saint,' 39 n. 2, iii. Lords, 155; Rochester's poems, i. 223 n. 2;
329; Pope borrows from him, 267, 269 n. 3; Savage and Steele, causes quarrel between, ii.
P.'s criticism, i. 69.

333 n. 2; Young's Works, his edition of, iii.
CRAWLEY, Mr. Justice, i. 256, 281.

364, 370.
CREECH, Thomas, Dryden and his Horace, Cust, Francis Cockayne, K.C., ii. 375 n. 1,
i. 396; Juvenal's thirteenth Satire, translated, 376 n. 1, 440.
447.
CRISP, Sir Nicholas, i. 261, 263.

DACIER, Madame, translation of Homer, iii.
Critical Review, account of it, iii. 452 n. 2; 114, 115
Lyttelton praised in it, 452, 453 n. 2.

DAGGE, Mr., Keeper of Newgate, Bristol,
Critics, iii. 91 n. 5.

ii. 420 n. 2, 423, 424 n. 1, 429.
CROFT, Rev. Sir Herbert, Bart., account of Daily Courant, ii. 385, 386 n. 1.
him, iii. 361 n. 1; Chatterton's papers, ib.; Daily Journal, ii. 346 n. 1, iii. 146 n. 4.
exchanged bar for church, 393; Family Dis- Daily Post, ii. 346 n. 1, 350 n. 2, 354 n. 2.
courses, 361 n. 1; Young's Life, described Daisied, iii. 434 n. 2.

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