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Sketch of their Majesties domestic Life at Kew during the Summer Stafon,

p. 1
Character of the lat? Queen Matilda of Denmark.
Memoirs of the late Pope Clemint XIV.

5
Striking Picture of Charles V. curing his Petirement in the Monajlery of
Șt.ul, where he ended his days.

11
Political Characters, ty Mr. Edmun? Burke, in bis Speech on American
Taxation, in the Houze of Coramos, April 19, 1775; viz.

George Grerville.
M.rquis of Rockingham.

14
Geriércs: Conray.

17
Lord Cbarbam.

18
Charles Townsend.

20
Memoirs of Allen Bathurst, Earl Bathurst.
Memoirs of the Life and Actions of the late Sir Charles Saunders. 26
Al short Accuunt of Dr. il rtley, Author of " The Theory of tle Human Mind,
on the principles of the Aj intion of Ideas."

29
An uthentic Account of Ire very curious Refeurches, and val abie Discoveries,

in the Natural Hijiry and Manufaktures of China, and other parts of
Afa, made by the late John Bradby Blake, Ejq; one of the English Eaj-
India Company's Resident Supercargoes at Canion, and of the third Rank
in Council thre; as likewise of his great and succe, fui Endear ours to
render bis Discoveries useful to Mankind in general, and to his Fellow-
subjects in particulir.

31
Memoirs of the celebrated Mr. Gray.

36
Some Account of the Life and Writings of Dr. Smollett.

45
Memoirs of the Life and Family of tbe late Reo Mr. Laurence Sterre :
Written by himself, and addreljed to his Daughter Miss Lydia Sterne.

50
Sketch of the Character of the lae Dr. Hawkefworth.

53
Anecdoies of the Life, with Observations on the Character and Writings of
the late Paul Whitehead, E. q;

54
A short Account of the Life, Writings, and Genius, of the late Sir John Hill,
Knight of the Polar Star.

61
Anecdotes of Signiora Gabrieli, the celebrated Opera Singer.

63

NATURAL HISTORY.

The supposed Effeet of Boiling upon Water, in difpofing it 10 freeze mere
readily, asceriored by Experiments.

68
Of the filling of Waves by Means of Oil.

70
Ản Account of a Woman accidentally burnt to Deatb at Coventry. 78

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Ode for his Majesty's Birth-Day, 41h June 1775.

194

Song to Ælle, Lord of the Caftell of Bristowe, in Daies of Yore. 195

Inscription in a Tower at W, in the County of Cambridge.

Amusement in modern High Life.

ibid.

The Fatal Sifters; an Ode from the Norse Tongue.

197

Ode to Adversity. By the late Mr. Gray.

199

Verses to Solitude; by Mrs. Chapore,

Ode on the Pleasure arising from Vicisitude.

Ode for the Regatta, or Water Jubilee ; performed at Ranelagh. 204

Ballad, fung at the same Place, and on the same Occasion.

205

Epilogue to the Tragedy of tbe Inflexible Captive.

207

Epilogue to the Rivals.

208

Epilogue to the Cholerick Mar; written by Mr. Garrick.

209

Epilogue to the Comedy of Bon Ton; written by Mr. Golman.

211

Vers à Mademoiselle Clairon.

To Mr. Garrick, on the Report of his leaving the Stage.

213

Grace; by Mr. Garrick.

ibid.

Verses upon Mrs. Crewe, by the Hon. Charles Fox.

214

Verses to the Ladies: by Lady Chudleigh, Grandmother to the Dutchess of

Kingfon.

215

An Old Batchelor's Reflections on Matrimony.

ibid.

The Tombs; from the French of Le Franc.

217

Dialogue between a supposed dead Nobleman and Beggar.

218

An Elegy on Mrs. Boves; by Lady M.W. Montague.

Epitaph in Halifax Church.

ibid,

Epigram, by Dr. Doddridge, on his Motto.

ibid.

In Somnum ? with an Imitation in English.

On a Gentleman's saying he would dance with none but fair Ladies. ibid.

Atraction and Repulfior ; a Fable.

ibid.

Lines sung by Duraftanti, when she took Leave of the English Stage

A Burlesque of the same Lines ; by Dr. Arbuthnot.

ibid.

A Farewell to London, in the year 1714; by Mr. Pope.

4 Spaniß Madrigal; with a Translation by Mr. Garrick.

223

A Translation of Latin Verses; from the Arabic.

Chorus Song, in the Comedy of Old City Manners,

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