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DALRYMPLE, Sir John, Memoirs of Great 69; S.'s reception in Ireland, 26; S.'s secret
Britain and Ireland, i. 128.

reading of prayers, 55.
DANCASTLE, Thomas, Pope's amanuensis, DELAVAL, Sir Francis, iii. 429 n. 3.
iii. 119 n. 5, 154 1. 4.

DE LA VALTERIE, Iliad, translated, iii. 114.
DANTE, hell marked into divisions,'i. 186 Deliciae Poetarum Scotorum, i. 12 n. 4.
n. 3; 'no flame,' 472 n. 3; sculpture ex- DEMOSTHENES, i. 412.
hibiting motion, iii. 105 m. 1 : Statius, ga DENHAM, Sir John, account of himself, i.
n. 5.

70 n. 3 ; Anatomy of Play, 71 n. 2; arrest,
DANTON, Georges Jacques, iii. 395 n. 4. order for his, 74 n. 2; Aubrey, acquaintance
DARWIN, Charles, Académie des Sciences with, 74, n. 1; birth, &c., 70; burlesque,
and Evolution, i. 333 n. 3; composed on grave, 76; Butler, lampooned by, 72 n. 3,
backs of old proofs, &c., iii. 203 n. 1; 74 n. 5, 75, 83 ; 'concatenated metre,' 81;
• fiddle-faddle of geology and the occult Cooper's Hill, published, 72; criticized,
sciences,' i. 409 n. 3.

77-9; four celebrated lines, 78; imitations
DARWIN, Erasmus, Botanic Garden and of it, 78 n. I; praised by Dryden, 77 n. 4,
Blackmore's Creation, ii. 243 M. 2; Sheffield's 78; parodied by Pope, 78 n.4; Pope, praised
epitaph, 178.

by, 77, n. 4, 78 n. 2; P.'s Windsor Forest
DASHWOOD, Sir Francis, ii. 360 n. 2. derived from it, iii. 225; reported not his
DASHWOOD, Kitty, ii. 313, 314.

own, i. 72 ; Swift's Apollo's Edict, 78 n. 4;
DATI, Carlo, i. 94.

couplets, 81, 419; Davenant's Gondi-
DAUBIGNY, Lady, i. 253 n. 5, 261, 263, bert, parodies, 76, 425 n. 3; death and burial,
265.

75; dreaming young man,'_70; Dryden,
DAVENANT, Sir William, 'Bilboa' in first praised by, 79 n. 7, 293 n. 6; Duke of York,
draft of The Rehearsal, i. 369, 483; coup- conveys to France, 73 ; Elegy on Cowley, 75,
lets, 81 n. a; Cowley's verses to him, 38 ; 77, iii. 66 n. 2 ; estates sold by Parliament,
Dryden's favourite author, 425; D.'s qua- i. 74; Evelyn on him, 74 n. 3; eye, his, 70
trains and Gondibert, 338, 425, 431 ; poet. n. 1; Farnham Castle, 71; France, exile in,
laureate, 340; saved by Milton, 129; Shake- 73; gaming, 70, 71; imprisonment, 72 n. 6;
speare, taught Dryden to admire, 341 n. 2; King's correspondence, carries on, 72, 73 ;
Tempest, 341.

Lincoln's Inn, 70; lofty Denbam,' 17 n. 7;
DAVENANT, Dr. Charles, ii. 123.

lunacy, 75, 82; 'majestic Denham,' 79. n. 7,
DAVIES, Sir John, Nosce Teipsum, i. 293 293 n. 6; marriage, 75, 82; 'merry fellow,'
m. 3; reasoned in rhyme, 469.

75; metrical version of Psalms, 75; Of
DAVIES, Thomas, author generated by Justice, 74, 82 n. 6; Of Prudence, 74; On
corruption of bookseller,' i. 339 n. 6; Con- Fanshaw's translation of Pastor Fido, 77;
duct of the Allies, might have written, iii. order of the Bath, 74; Oxford, retreats to,
19 n. 6; obscenity of English tragedy, ii. 72 ; Pembroke, Earl of, entertained by, 74;
219 N. 3.

Peters, Hugh, 72 ; Poland, embassy to, 73;
DAVIES,
the old actor, ii. 217 n. 5.

Pope, imitated by, 76; P., praised by, 17 n. 7,
DAVIS, Dr., i. 107.

79 nn. ; rhymes, 81, 82 ; Sessions of Poets,
DEANE, Admiral, the regicide, iii. 3 n. 3. satirized in, 72 n. 3; sheriff of Surrey, 71; simile
DEANE, Colonel, iii. 261 m. 3.

of poets and eastern kings, 76 ; Sophy, 71;
DRANE, Mr., a priest, Pope's tutor, iii. 86. Speech of the close Committee, 76; strength,'
DEANS, in Devonshire, ii. 300.

79, 293 ; surveyor of King's Buildings, 74;
DEATH, thinking constantly of, iii. 29 n. 1. Swift's Battle of the Books, 79 n. 3; transla-
Decent, iii. 336 n. 1.

tion, 77, 79, 373 ; translations, Cato Major,
DEFOE, Daniel, glass-houses, ii. 399 n. 2; 73, 79; t. second book of Aeneid, 71, 79;
kidnapping to American plantations, 327 Trinity College, Oxford, 70 n. 6; triplets,
n. a ; Robinson Crusoe, 'wished longer,' i. 81; versification, 22, 80, 351, 333 ; Virgil,
184 n. 1; storm of Nov. 26, 1703, ii. 130 burlesqued, 71 n. 3; Wood's account of him,
n. 5; What is everybody's business is no-

70;

quotations, Cooper's Hill, 78, 80 ;
body's business, iii. 181 n. 5.

Destruction of Troy, 81,82; Elegy on Cowley,
De Guiana Carmen Epicum, i. 192 n. 4. 56, 80: Journey into Poland, 73 n. 6; On
De gustibus non est disputandum, ii. 217. Fanshaw's Translation of Pastor Fido, 77 ;
DELANY, Mrs. Mary, Beggar's Opera and On Mr. John Fletcher's Works, 76, 82 n. 3;
Handel, ii. 278 n. 2; Granville's niece, 288 On Strafford, 80.
n. I; Hammond's Elegies, 312 m. 5 ; Orrery's DENHAM, Sir John, the poet's father, i. 70.
Remarks on Swift, iii. 67; Pope's Atossa,' DENHAM, Lady, the poet's wife, i. 82, 83.
372 ; Swift's personal appearance, 56 n. 1. DENHAM, Miss, the poet's sister, i. 380
DELANY, Dr. Patrick, account of him, iii.
67; Observations on Orrery's Remarks on DENNIS, John, Addison's Cato, ii. 99, 102,
Swift, ib.; Swift, giving advice to, 59; S.'s 133, iii. 106; 'Appius' in Essay on Criti.
character, 63; S.'s marriage, believed in, 43, cism,

2, 95 n. 6; Blackmore's Prince Arthur,

n. I.

21.

n. 6.

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attacks, ii. 238; B.'s Creation, praises, 243; Dissipation, iii. 338 1. 2.
B., praised by, 239; Blenheim, celebrated, DITCHLEY, i. 219.
186 n. 2 ; Chevy Chase and Addison, 147; Divaricate, i. 422 n. 4.
coffee-house wits, 307 n. 6; Congreve's DIVORCE BILLS, ii. 322 n. 4.
Way of the World, 223 r. 6; criticism, Dixon, Canon R. W., iii. 360.
his, Johnson praises, 133 ; Landor ranks it DOBLE, Mr. C. E., anonymous publication
above Dryden's, 144 n. 4, iii. 222 n. 2; of Essay on Man, iii. 163 n. 1 ; Pope's Sober
Southey praises it, ii. 144 n. 4;. - Dryden, Advice and Thomas Bentley, 276; Johnson's
flatters, i. 396 12. 5; D. and Milton, 359 n. 2; Cicero, i. 320 12. 2; Walmesley's letters to
Hill's lines on bim, ii. 133 n. 6; 'horseplay Duckett, ii. 23.
in his raillery,' 144;

Italian opera, 165; Para- DOBSON, William, account of him, iii. 170
dise Lost, i. 198; Phaedra, intended tragedy, n. 3 ; Latin version of Paradise Lost, i. 191
ii. 16; poetical justice, 99, 134, 135;

n. 4, iii. 170 ; 1. v. of Prior's Solomon and
Pope, their enmity,102, iii. 91,95,98, 104, 105, Pope's Essay on Man, 170; Pope's learning,
106, 113 n. 2, 129, 136, 151 ; P.'s deformity,
jeers at, 97; Essay on Criticism, attacks, DOBSON, Mr., Waller's Schoolmaster, i. 249
95-8; Prol. Sat., attacked in, 204, n. 4; Rape
of the Lock, criticizes, 151, 234, 235; Temple of DODINGTON, George Bubb, Lord Melcombe,
Fame, 104 n. 3, 105; Windsor Castle, 104 described by Thomson and Walpole, iii. 287
n. 3, 225;

Remarks on Cato, ii. 134-44; n. 2; ‘Dodingtonian smoothness,' ib.; Dorset.
Remarks upon Mr. Pope's Homer, &c., iii. shire seat, 376, 377, 387; Johnson, offered
104 n. 3; Rowe, describes, ii. 74 n. 1; friendship to, 287 n. 2 ; · Love thy country,
Savage's epigram on him, 362 ; Unity of &C., 387; Pope's 'Bubo,'28711.2; Thomson's
Place, 140; Walsh and Pope, iii. 97 ; Wy- bad reading, 297; T.'s Summer dedicated
cherley and Pope, 91; W., praises, ii. 144 to him, 287; Young's patron, 372, 376,

377.
Dė QUINCEY, Pope, why a great poet, iii. DODSLEY, Robert, account of him, iii. 213
251 1. 5.

n. 7; Akenside's Pleasures of Imagination,
DERBY, Countess of, i. 93.

412; Collection of Poems, 333 n. 4, 345 n. 4,
DERING, Sir Edward, i. 239.

358 n. 1, 359, 423 1. 9, 424 n. 7, 435.n. I;
DERRICK, Samuel, Dryden's Fables, i. 408; Dyer's Fleece, 344; Gray's Elegy, printed,
Life of Dryden, 331, 332; presence of mind, 443; G.'s Progress of Poesy, not scholar
ii. 399 n. 1.

enough to understand, 436 n. 3; G.'s Prospect
DESAGULIERS, Dr., iii. 161 n. 2.

of Eton College, published, 423 n. 9; im-
Des CHAMPS, ii. 104.

prisoned by House of Lords, 181; Johnson's
DESCRIPTIVE POEMS, iii, 225.

London, published, 180 n. 4; Pope's charity,
DES FONTAINES, iii. 73.

213; P.'s copy for the press, 221; P.'s last
DESMARETS, i. 174 n. 2.

illness, 190 ; P.'s papers, 192; P. and War-
DEVENISH, Mr., ii. 74.

burton's first meeting, 167 n. 3; Public
DEVONSHIRE, first Duke of, ii. 30.

Virtue, 418 1. 2; Shenstone's friend and
DevONSHIRE, third Duke of, ii. 30 Mh. 1. biographer, 353; Toyshop, 213 n. 7; Young's
DEVONSHIRE, fourth Duke of, iii. 444. Night Thoughts and Brothers published, 381,
DEVOTIONAL POETRY, i. 291-2, iii. 310. 395 n. 3, 397 n. 6.
See SACRED POETRY.

Dodsley's Miscellany, see DODSLEY, Collec-
DIBBEN, Thomas, ii. 203 n. 6.

tion of Poems.
DIDACTIC POETRY, ii. 295.

DOLBEN, Sir Gilbert, i. 449 n. 1.
Dies Irae, i. 234, 292 12. I.

DOLMAN, Miss, Shenstone's cousin, iii. 349
DIGBY, Sir Kenelm, i. 4, 377.
DIGBY, Hon. Mary, iii. 263.

DOLMAN, Rev. Mr., of Brome in Stafford.
Digby, Hon. Robert, Pope's epitaph, iii. 263. shire, iii. 349, 350.
Dignity of Kingship Asserted, i. 125 n. 6. DOMENICHI, Lodovico, i. 455.
DILETTANTI CLUB, ii. 360 n. 2.

Donaldson v. Beckett, iii. 284 n. 3.
DILLY, Charles, the bookseller, iii. 305 DONNE, Dr. John, Cowley borrows from

n. 6.

him, i. 57, 58, 68; Coleridge, praised by, 21
DILLY, Edward, the bookseller, XXV n. 2. n. 3; 'Done, for not keeping accent, deserves
DINGLEY, Mrs., iii. 9, 33.

hanging,' 22 n. 2; Drury, Mrs., had never
DIODATI, Charles, i. 91 n. 9, 93 n. 2, 97. seen, 441 n. 3; Dryden's estimate, 19, 68;
DIODATI, John, i. 97.

favourite poet of the time,' 58 n. 2 ; Lamb,
DIONYSIUS, iii. 236 n. 4.

praised by, 20 n. 2 ; metaphysical poet, 22,
DISSENTERS, Fund for education of minis- 68; Night, 33 ; philosophical allusions, i.
ters, iii. 411 n. 4; taught the graces of 23, 285 n. 1; Pope's estimate, 19 n. 3; P.'s
language, 306 ; 'teacher of a congregation' or versification of Satires, iii. 177; rugged-
• minister,' 307 n. 1.

ness, i. 32, 426 ; ' Twin compasses' and Omar

n. 3.

Khayyam, 34 n. 2; wit, 19; quotations, 23-4, Italy, 303; tried for robbery, 304 n. 3 ; wit,
36, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 57:

306 n. 7.
DONNE, John, the younger, i. 425 . 3. DORSET, Charles Sackville, second Duke of,
Don Quixote, 'applause for what he has see MIDDLESEX, Earl of.
omitted to write,' iii. 136 n. 1; Boiardo and DORSET, Lionel, seventh Earl and first
Ariosto, i.454 n.4; fees, ii. 90n.4; Hudibras, Duke, confused with Charles, sixth Earl, i.
compared with, i. 209; hypocrite and bold- 309 n. 5, 340, ii. 181, 186, iii. 312 n. 6;
faced sinner, iii. 55 n. 2; licenser of plays, ii. Philips's verses to him, 312; Prior's dedica-
279 n. 7; 'may be found in descent from tion, i. 303 11. 2; Savage, compliments, ii.
a king,' 180; Memoirs of Scriblerus, resem- 337 ; Young's dedication, iii. 372; 'universal
blance to, iii. 182 ; pastoral poetry,

164 | patron,' 312.
n. 2, iii. 318 n. 3; scholar's life, ii. 357 n. 1; DORSET, Thomas Sackville, first Earl of,
Sydenham, recommended by, 236; wished Gorbuduc, i. 415 n. 5, iii. 255 n. 1.
longer,' i. 184 n. 1.

DOUGLAS, Rev. Dr. John, Bishop of Salis-
DORCHESTER, Catharine Sedley, Countess bury, iii. 19 n. 6.
of, i. 308 n. 3, ii. 173.

DOWDESWELL, William, Chancellor of the
DORMER, Mr., of Oxfordshire, i. 252. Exchequer, iii. 451 n. 2.

DORSET, Charles Sackville, sixth Earl of, Downe, Earls of, iii. 82.
Addison, praised by, i. 306 n. 7; affection of DOWNES, John, the prompter, Roscius
the public, 306; Anne, Princess, conducts to Anglicanus, Cowley's Cutter of Coleman
Nottingham, 306 ; 'best-good man with the Street, i. 14; Granville's British En-
worst-natured muse,' 307 n. 1, iii. 256 n. I; chanters, ii. 289 n. 4; G.'s She Gallants, 290
birth, i. 303 ; Blackmore, satirized by, ii. 241
n. 2; Burnet, described by, i. 303 nn., 305 DRAKE, Dr., ii. 236 n. 1.
1.3, 307, n.1; character, 303, 306; Charles II, DRAMA, attacked by Collier, ii. 230; Puri-
despised, 305 n. 3; confused with first Duke, tans, censured by, i. 365, ii. 219. See also
309 n. 5, 340 n. 4, ii. 181 n. 3, iii. 312 n. 6; THEATRE.
Corneille's Pompey, i. 282; death, 306; Do DRAMATIC RHYME, i. 336, 337, 339, 414,
rinda, 308; drunken frolic, 303; Dryden, 436.
bounty to, 307, 384; D.'s Essay of Dramatic DRAPER, the bookseller, ii. 243, iii. 316
Poesy, character in, 307 n. 4, 340; D.'s Essay n. I.
on Satire dedicated to him, 385; D.'s flattery, DRAYTON, Michael, i. 467.
307, 308 n. I; D.'s funeral, 392 n. 1 ; dull in DRIDEN, John, the poet's cousin, i. 393
company, 303 n. 5; embassies to France,
305 ; 'failings had their beauties,' 304 n. 2, DRIFT, Adrian, Prior's secretary, ii. 180
ii. 10 n. I; favourite of Charles II, i. 303 ; n. 1, 199 7. 4.
favourite of William III, 306; fights against DRURY LANE THEATRE, Johnson's Pro-
Dutch, 304, 307 %. 4; garter, 306; gentle- logue on the opening, i. 243 n. 2. See
man of the bedchamber, 305; 'gentleman LONDON, Drury Lane.
had the better of the satirist,' 307 n. 5; DRYDEN, Charles, the poet's son, Chamber-
Halifax's patron, 309; 'holiday-writer,' 224 lain to the Pope, i. 393, 479; Juvenal, Sat.
n. 2; Howard, Edward, lampoons, 307 n. 5, vii, translated, 385; Dryden's funeral, 390 ;
308; Hudibras known at Court through death, 393.
him, 204; inherits Earl of Middlesex's es- DRYDEN, Lady Elizabeth, the poet's wife,
tates, 305; invincible indolence, 306 n. 3 ; see HOWARD, Lady Elizabeth.
longest composition, 307; lord chamberlain DRYDEN, Erasmus, the poet's father, i. 331.
of William III's household, 306 ; marriages, DRYDEN, Sir Erasmus, Bart., the poet's
305; Nell Gwynne, 305 n. 3; never in the grandfather, i. 331.
wrong,' 307; Parliament, enters, 303 ; patron DRYDEN, Erasmus Henry, the poet's son,
of genius, 306, 309 n. 5, ii. 42, 181; Pope's i. 393, 394 n. 1, 481.
epitaph, i. 307 n. 1, iii. 254 ; P.'s estimate, i. DRYDEN, John, Absalom and Achi-
224 n. 3, 308 n. 1; P., quoted by, 306 n. 6; tophel, published, i. 373; attacked by Collier,
Prior's character of him, 303, 304 n. 2, 307 401 n. 5; Settle and Pordage, 374, 374 n. 7;
nn., ii. 10 n. 1; P.'s patron, 181, 186; Revolu- Johnson's criticism, 436; second part, share
tion, concurs in, i. 306; Rochester's epigrams in, 376, 437; Addison's Cato, ii. 98
on him, 306, 307 n. 1, 355 n. 4, iii. 256 n. 1; n.5; A., drinks with, i. 389 n. 5; A.'s Fourth
R., praised by, i. 303 n. 8; Satires, little Georgic, ii. 83; advise, ready to, i. 396;
personal invectives, 307; 'Seven Bishops,' Albion and Albanius, 358; Alexander's
countenances, 305 ; Shadwell's laureateship, Feast, account of publication, 388, 480;
384 n. 2; Stepney's patron, 309; succeeds to best of all my poetry,' .456 n. 4; fortnight's
Earldom, 305; Swift, described by, 303 n. 5; labour, 456; Goldsmith's criticism, 456 n. 4;
To all you Ladies now at land, 305; tossed Gray's praise, iii. 326 n. 7; Johnson's criti-
in open boat with William III, 306; travels in cism, i. 439, 456; Landor's disparagement,
York, 359;

11. 2.

n. 3

457 n. 2; Pope's Ode for St. Cecilia's Day, n. 4; Court, the, i. 384 n. 5, 464 n. 3;
compared with, iii. 227; P.'s praise, ii. Cowley's authority almost sacred to him,
264; -alexandrines, i. 63, 466 n. 7, 469; 333 n. 1; C.'s Chronicle, could have sap-
Al for Love, 361, ii. 396 n. 1; Almanzor, plied knowledge, not gaiety of, 38; Ci's
see Dryden, Conquest of Granada; An- Cutter of Coleman Street, 14; C.'s Pindarics,
boyna, i. 355; Amphitryon, 363; Ana- 47 n. 47 Cowper's criticism, 464 n. 5; critic,
baptist, bred an, 33!; Annus Mira- severe, the greatest help, 464 n. 6; criticism,
bilis, account of publication, 338; Johnson's adverse, affected by, 355, 370, 400; C., his,
examination of it, 430-5; lines without 410, 418; C., ' father of English,' 410;
meaning, 461; mean image in it, 463; Pepys's c., often precipitate, 217; C., too scholastic,
praise, 430 n. 2; Seneca, line borrowed ii. 146; C., inferior to Dennis in, iii. 222
from, 435; Settle's ridicule, 352, 354;. 11. 2; Cymon, and Iphigenia, i. 455; ‘ Dali-

another and the same,' 418; Antony's dying lahs of the Theatre,' 462; Davenant, colla-
speech to Cleopatra, 361 n. 7; Aristotle's borates with, 341; D.'s quatrains, influenced
rules for tragedy, 472-9; 'Art to blot,' by, 338, 425, 431; death, 389, 486; dedi.
wanted, 424 n. 5, iii. 220 n. 5; Assignation, cations, his, 366, 399; d. to Dr. Busby, 332
i. 355; Astraea Redux, published, 334; n. 4; Charles II, 483; Earl of Chesterfield,
'forced conceits, its, 426, 427; astrology, 387; Lord Clifford, 387, 404, n. 4; Earl of
216, 409, 481, ii. 218; Aurengzebe, 1. 360; Dorset, 385; Marquis of Halifax, 364; Lord
ballads, fond of, 416 n. 4; 'Bayes' in Re- Malgrave, 361, 387, 410 n. 4; Duke of New-
hearsal, 337, 368, 369, 482 ; beaten for castle, 347; Dukes of Ormond, 397 n. 4,
another's rhymes,' 372; Beaumont and 408 n. 2; Earl of Orrery, 336, 339; Earl of
Fletcher, 347, 474, 476, 478; birth, &c., Rochester, 354, iii. 368; Earl of Salisbury,
331; Blakesley, 332 n. 1; blank verse, 200, i. 365; Sir Charles Sedley, 355; Duchess of
414; Boccaccio, borrows from, 455; Boling-

Defence of an Essay of
broke, visited by, 388 1. 5, 407; 'book- Dramatic Poesy, 338 n. 2; degrees of B.A.
learning,'417; 'borrows forwantofleisure,' iii. and M.A., 333 n. 4; Denham, more vigoar
166; 'brink of meaning, treads upon,' i. 460; than, 465; D., praises, 79 n. 7, 293 n. 6;
Britannia Rediviva, 383 n. 1, 446; Buck- Dennis, converses with, 14, 359 n. 2; D.,
ingham, his enemy, 368; Burnet, attacked flattered by, 396 n. 5; Derrick's Life, 331,
by, 365 n. 7, 379, 398 n. 4; Busby, Dr., re- 408; 'description of the ships,' 350 ; diffi-
verenced, 332 ; Cambridge, 333; celestial culties, recommends works by representation
interposition in epic, 385; Chapman's versi- of, 338; discontent, 400; Don Sebastian,
fication, 415; character, described by Congreve, 362, 385; Donne, 19, 68; Dorset's bounty,
394, 483; Charles II's character,' 364; C., 307, 384; dramatic criticisms, 347, 349, 412,
neglected by, 386 n. 3; C., praises, 127 n. 3, 471; d. immorality, 399; d. poetry, dis-
418, 439 n. 3, 464 n. 3; C., praised by, 347; continued, 363; d. rhyme, defends, 336-9,
Chaucer, 414, 455;. 'chops logic in heroic 414, 436; Duke's Company, the, 362 n. 5;
verse,'352; Churchill's lines on him,469 n. 10; Duke of Guise, 335 n. 1, 357; Dutch, the,
City and Country Mouse, sheds tears over, ii. attacks, 356, 359 1. 1, 387 n. 6; earlier
182; 'claps of multitudes, placed happiness in,' dramatists, 347, 424 n. 7; early poems, 332 ;
i. 346; Clarendon, verses to, 428; Cleomenes, Elegy on Lord Hastings, 332, 334. 11. 2;
363; Cock and the Fox, 455; Collector of Eleonora, 440-2; English poetry's debt to
Customs, 484; comedies, 459; comedy and him, 469; epic poem, designs, 361, 385;
morality, 415; comic and tragic scenes, e. poetry, 181 n. 5, 385; Epilogue to All for
alternated, 357; common words, 420 n. 2; Love, 362; E. to Conquest of Granada, 349;
company, dall in, 397, iii. 201; Complaint E. to Husband his own Cuckold, 393 n. 6;
of Life,' i. 361; complaints, mostly general, Epistle to John Driden, 456 n. 1; epitaph,
400; composition, rapidity of, 397; C., ne- 393 n. 2; e., Atterbury's proposed, 469
gligent in, 464; conceits in early productions, n. 10; Essay of Dramatic Poesy, 339, 340,
333, 426, 428; confidence in himself, 371, 411, 412, 416, 465 n. 2; Essay of Heroic
396; Congreve, familiarity with, 394, 395 ; Plays, 425 n. 2; Essay on Satire, 385 n. 7,
C.'s plays, ii. 215, 217 n. 2, 223 n. 6; 411 n. 5; Essay on Satire (verses), waylaid
Conquest of Granada, account of, i. 348-50; and beaten as author, 371; see SHEFFIELD;
criticized by Clifford and Settle, 350-4; Evening's Love, 346 n. 2; Fables,
noisy lines,' 462; ridiculed in Rehearsal, account of publication, 388; contract, &c.,
349 n. 6;

conversation, sluggish in, with Tonson, 405; description and criticism,
397; conversion to Roman Catholicism, 376; 454 ; Pope's Chaucer, iii. 88 ; Preface, i. 401,
c. satirized, 381; Corneille's Cinna and 455; sale, 143 n. 5, 408;

Faerie Queen,
Aristotle, 474 n. 2; corrections after publi- 211 n. 4; fishing, fond of, 408 11. 5; flattery,
cation, rarely introduced, 465 n. 3; cor- his, 307, 359, 366,384, 387,398, 399, 400 n. 1;
ruption of a poet, generation of statesman,' French better critics, worse poets, 411 n. 3; F.
339 n. 6; couplets, 443, 468, 469, iii. 250 heroic verse, 421 n. 3; F. words, uses, 372
n. 6, 463; Fresnoy's Art of Painting, trans- Francis Xavier, 378, 379; Life of Lucian,
lated, 386; friendship, his, 483; full-re- 372; Life of Plutarch, 333, 372; Life of
sounding line,' 293, 465, iii. 232 ; funeral, Polybius, 372; Limberman, 356 n. 4, 362 ;
i. 389-92, 486; Garth, praises, ii. 58 n. 2; literature, extent of his, 416, 417; •little
general topic, rarely writes on, i. 376; 'genius, Bayes,' 381; lived in familiarity with highest
every age has a kind of aniversal,' a n. 5 ; &, persons, 397; ‘long majestic march,' 465, iii.
bis vigorous, 457; g., superior to Pope in, 232 ; longitude, note referring to, i. 434; loss
iii. 222; 'good rhymist but no poet,' i. 154; of offices, 384; love, his conception of, 458;
Gorboduc, wrongly describes, 415; grand, Love Triumphant, 365, 386 n. 5, 474 n. 2;
the, and the new, endeavoured after, 461; Mac Flecknoe, 383, iii

. 241; Maimbourg's
Granville's Heroic Love, praises, ii. 290; Hist. of the League, i. 378, 483; marriage,
Gray's favourite poems, i. 455 n. 11, and 393; Marriage Alamode, 354, iii. 368; M.
see GRAY; Guarini's Pastor Fido, 296 n. 1; A. and Maiden Queen, comic scenes acted
habits, 408; Halifax's lines on him, 385 as one play, i. 357 n. 3; Medal, The, 375,
n. 1; hastiness of productions, 348, 356, 359, 437; memory, tenacious, 483; Milbourne,
423 n. 4, 465; "heroic poem, greatest work attacked by, 388, 449-52;

Milton's blank
of human nature,' 170 n. 2; Heroic Stanzas verse, 200 ; M.'s borrowings from Spenser and
on the Death of Oliver Cromwell, 270, 334, Chancer, 190 n. 1, 194 n. 4; 'gives him leave
425; high value of own performances, 395; to tag his verses,' 358 n. 7; M., lines on,

Hind and Panther, date of publica- 95 n. 2, 198; M.'s rhymes, 163 n. 4; M.'s
tion, 380; described and criticized, 443-6 ; verdict on him, 154; M.'s view of nature, 178;
parodied in City and Country Mouse, 380, M., visits, 358 n. 7; Paradise Lost, praises,
443, 444 n. 1, ii. 42, 182; ridiculed by 198; devil the hero,' 176 n. 3; 'flats among
Thomas Brown, i. 382; Supreme Being elevations,' 187; old words, 190 n. 1;
called Pan, 445 ; sunk into neglect,' 446; mind, comprehensive by nature, .457; m.,

historiographer, 383 n. 3, 405, 481 ; curious and active, 417; 'mixed wit,'sparing
Howard, Sir Robert, controversy with, 339; in, 41 n. 5; Mock Astrologer, see Evening's
H.'s Indian Queen, joined in, 336; Hudi- Love; modesty and laziness, 395, ii. 169
bras's versification, 217; human nature, pene- n. 10; money, wrote for, i. 372, 423, 447,
trating remarks on, 429; humane and com- iii. 220; monosyllables, i. 61 n. 2; monster
passionate, 483; Iliad, 388, 414, iii. of immodesty,' 365 n. 7; music, inarticulate
132, 253 n, 1; compared with Pope's, 222 n. 6; poetry, iii. 248; m., knew little about, i. 456
Pope's debt to it, 238; inaccuracies, i. n. 4; mythology, 427, 439, 462;
415; income, 405, 484; inconstancy, charged necessary to success of every literary per-
with, 334; Indian Emperor, 336, 339, 350, formance,' 372; nature, his view of, 178
430 n. 3, 436; inherited estate, 331, 484; n. 1; negligence, faults of, 464; New-
inhumanity, charged with, 394 n. 5, 483; castle, Duke and Duchess of, 347; night,
irreverence of religion, 404, 436; James II, description of, 337, 436, iii. 399 n. 6;
allusions in Virgil to, 387 n. 6; jealousy of Notes and Observations on the Empress of
rivals, 396; jest, unable to resist temptation Morocco, i. 342 n. 5; Ode on the death of
of, 463; Johnson's fondness for his memory, Mrs. Killigrew, Alexander's Feast, compared
iii. 223; J. gathered materials for his Life, i. with, 456 ; grotesque image, 463 n. 5; imi-
331 n. 1; J.'s leniency, 133 n. 1, 378; J.'s tated by Congreve, ii. 233; 'noblest ode lan-
mind formed to relish his excellencies, 330 guage has produced,' i. 439; Ode on St.
n. 1; J., resemblance in his character to, Cecilia's Day (the first), 439; Ode on St. Ce-
417 n. I, 457 n. 3; Jonson's dramatic criti. cilia's Day (the second), see Alexander's Feast;
cism, 411 n. 1; J.'s plots, 347; Jis verses Oedipus, 356 n. 4, 362 ; .old religion, the,
to Shakespeare, 355 n. 4i Juvenal, version 376 n. 3; ordination, solicited, 403 ; Ormond,
of, 385, 394, 447; King Arthur, 358 n. 6, sups with, 397 ; Ormond, Duchess of, present
364; King's Company, the, his agreement from, 408; Otway, 248 n. I, 458; Ovid and
with, 362 n. 5, 365 n. 8, 367 n. 3; know- Claudian, 415, iii. 223 n. I ; Ovid's Epistles,
ledge, compared to Pope's, iii. 222; k. not due i. 372, 405 n. 3, 414 n. 3, 436 ; Oxford,
to books, i. 417; labour, not lover of, 413, lines in praise of, 333 ; Palamon and Arcite,
465, iii. 220; lampoons, seldom answered, i. 455; Panegyric on the Coronation, 334 n. 7,
400 n. 5; landlord, kind, 332 n. 1 ; Landor's 428; Papists, writes against, 357; see DRYDEN,
lines on him, 416 n. 4, 458 n. 2; last Roman Catholics; pathos, wanting in, 458 ;
effort' of his poetry, 456 n. 3; Latin writers, payments received, Alexander's Feast,
remarks on, 415, 416; 'Laurus,' ii. 241 408; Cleomenes, 363 n. 5; Fables, 388, 406,
n. 2; learning, not equal to Milton's and 408 ; Ovid, 405 n. 3; Virgil, 387 n. 4; rate
Cowley's, i. 416; Lee, plays written in con- of payment, 405 n. 3; 250 guineas for 10,000
junction with, 357, 362; letter to his sons, verses, iii. 118n. I; see also DRYDEN, plays;
479; licentiousness of works, 398; Life, not pedantic ostentation,' i. 462 ; people,
written by contemporaries, 331; Life of | wrote for the, iii. 220; Pepys sees him, i. 335

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