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eyes but thofe I pretend not to defcribe; her mein and air were equal to the reft of the piece. Such was her exterior appearance: her mind was yet more beautiful than her perfon, and her accomplishments were fuch as to do honour to the man who was so happy as to call her daughter.

Can we wonder, after reflecting upon the foregoing paffages, that the Dean and Stella always took care to converfe before witneffes, or at least a third perfon, from that time when they received the proper notice of the fecrets of the family, even though they had never taken fuch precautions before? Can we wonder that they should spend one day in the year in fafting, praying, and tears, from this period to her death? Might it not be the anniversary of their marriage? But it would be unneceffary to fay more, fince every unprejudiced perfon must be convinced from the preceeding circumftances, that Hetty Johnfon was neither daughter to Sir William Temple's fteward, nor could Sir William leave her 1000 1. as a reward for her father's faithful execution of his office, when that steward was not married to her mother till long after the decease of Sir William. He must be convinced also, that Swift had more forcible reafons for not owning Stella for his wife, than his Lordship has allowed; and that it was not his behaviour, but her own unhappy fituation, that might perhaps fhorten her days.

I have yet a word to fay, with refpect to Mrs Fenton, the Dean's fifter. He is faid by Lord Orrery, to have refused all reconciliation with her, on the ac count of her marriage. But why fhould he have refented her marriage with a tradefman, any more than her going to fervice? She lived many years with Lady Gifford, as her woman; and although it is probable that the Dean might difapprove of the match, as her her husband, Fenton, was an extravagant careless fellow, and a notorious drunkard; yet, after her hufband's and Lady Gifford's death, fhe retired to Farnham, and boarded with Mrs Mayne, Mrs Mofe boarding there at the fame time, with whom fhe lived in the greatest intimacy; and as fhe had not enough to main

tain her, the Dean paid her an annuity as long as fhe lived; neither was that annuity a trifle.

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If these anecdotes prove agreeable to the public, or fhould they incite any other perfons, who are poffeffed of proper materials, to throw a new light on these tranfactions, hitherto fo extremely misreprefented; I fhall think myself fortunate in having contributed fomething toward fo generous an attempt, as that of acquitting the innocent from the imputation of guilt. Yours, &c. C. M. P. G. N. S. T. N. S

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Clergymen, effay on the fates of
Colliers petition v. 299 (vii. 189
Conduct of the allies ii. 93
Confiderations upon two bills re-
lating to the clergy iii. 201

concerning the choice of a
recorder iii. 352
Consultation of four physicians
viii. 311

Contests and diffenfions at Athens
and Rome ii. 10
Country-poft v. 342
Criticism on Swift's profe works i.
Curl, Edmund, account of his
being poifoned v. 318

of his deplorable condition
V. 323

Relation of his circumcifion
v. 33 I
Dennis, Mr John, narrative of
his phrenfy v. 308
Difficulty of knowing one's felf,
a fermon i. 292
Drapier's 1ft letter iii. 17
2d letter iii. 29
-3d letter iii. 40
-4th letter iii. 64
-seasonable advice to the grand
jury iii. 81
See Jury
5th letter, to Lord Molesworth
iii. 88

-6th letter, to Lord Chancellor
Middleton iii. 106

7th letter, an address to the
parliament iii. 124
-demolished iii. 149
Drugs, reafons against the bill for
viewing, &c. v. 296


Dublin, prefentment of the grand Johnfon, Mrs, prayers for viii.

jury there iii. 86
-Examination of abuses in that
city iii. 219

-Advice to the freemen of iii.
-Confiderations concerning the
choice of a Recorder iii. 352
-Petition of the footmen of iii.

Education, modern, an effay on
vii. 197

Ellifton's laft fpeech and dying
words iii. 354
English tongue, a propofal for
correcting it iv. 344
Effay on the origin of sciences v.


-on the fates of clergymen vii.

-on modern education vii. 197
-on good manners and good
breeding vii. 405
Examination of abufes in Dublin
iii. 219
Examiners ii. 186-


Fates of clergymen vii. 189
Female free mafons, their grand
miftrefs's letter to G. Faulkner

viii. 323
Footmens petition iii. 333
Fragment i. 170

God's revenge against punning v.

Good manners and good breed-

ing, on vii. 405
Government, fentiments concern-
ing i. 241
Gulliver's travels iv. 3

His voyage to Lilliput iv. 10
to Brobdingnag ib. 74
-to Laputa, &c. ib. 142
-to the Houyhnhnms ib. 219
Hemp, reafons against the bill for
fettling the tithe of iii. 312
Hiftory of John Bull v 175
Idiotifm, a differtation on viii. 352
Injured lady, her story viii. 303
The answer viii. 309
Intelligencers iii. 359-
John Bull, hiftory of v. 175


29 F, 4

-Her bons mots viii. 295
Ireland, propofal for the use of
the manufacture of iii. 5

A view of the state of iii. 168
-Propofal about the children
of poor people in iii. 323

Advertisement for the ho-
nour of viii. 313

-Answer to a memorial for
the poor inhabitants of iii. 176
Remarks on the tracts rela-
ting to iii. 377

It cannot rain but it pours v. 303
Jury, grand, refolutions of the
English Commons about diffol-
ving one iii. 84

Prefentment of that of Du-
blin iii. 86

Key to the Lock v. 136
Lady, injured, her story viii, 303
The answer viii. 309
-letter to a young one on her
marriage vii. 205
dreffing-room, defence of
viii. 318

Latinitas Grattaniana, a specimen
of viii. 277

Law is a bottomlefs pit v. 175
Letter concerning the facramen
tal test iii. 234

-to the Earl of Oxford iv. 344
-to a young clergyman vii. 170
-to a young lady vii. 205. See

Letters to and from Dr Swift viii.

A criticifm on these letters
viii. I
Lock, a key to that poem v. 136
London ftrowed with rarities v.

-narrative of what paffed in
v. 346

Lunacy, a differtation on viii. 348
Lying, political, the art of v. 284
Manners, See Reformation (314
Marsh, Primate, character of viii.
Martinus Scriblerus, memoirs of
V. 3

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Memorial of Irish people, answer
to iii. 176
Merlin's prophesy iv. 331
Mind, tritical eflay on the facul-
ties of iv. 299
Modest propofal iii. 323
Mohocks, a wonderful prophecy
of the v. 339
Mutual fubjection, a fermon on
:i. 265

Narrative of what paffed in Lon-
don v. 346

National debt, propofal for pay-
ing it iii. 213
Norris's narrative of Dennis's
phrenfy v. 308

October club, advice to its mem-
bers ii. 394
Partridge, account of his death iy
315. See Bickerstaff
Petition of the footmen iii. 333
of the colliers, cooks, &c.
v. 299

Physicians, a confultation of four

viii. 311
Poetry, the art of finking in v.


Polite converfation vii. 245
Political lying, the art of v. 284
Pope and Swift's mifcellanies, pre-
face to ii. 5
Popery, propofal for preventing

the growth of i. 306
Predictions for 1708 iv. 305
Preface to Bp Burnet's introduc.

tion vii. 215
Prefbyterians plea of merit iii. 268
Prophecy, wonderful v. 339

Propofal for preventing Popery
i. 306

Propofal for the use of Irish ma-
nufacture iii. 15

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-for paying the national debt
iii. 213

-for badging beggars iii. 335
-for correcting the English
tongue iv. 344

Public fpirit of the Whigs ii. 53
Punning, God's revenge against

Quilca, the blunders, deficiencies,
&c. of viii. 316.
Reasons against the bill for view-
ing drugs v. 296

against the bill for fettling
the tithe of hemp iii. 312
Reformation of manners, a pro-
ject for the advancement of i

Religion, a project for the ad-
vancement of i. 206

-fentiments concerningi. 228
Rome, contests and diffenfions at
ii. 10

Sacramental teft, letter concern-
ing it iii. 234

The Prefbyterians plea of
merit for taking it off iii. 268
-Advantages by repealing it
confidered iii. 285.

Queries relating to it iii. 294
-Reafons for repealing it in
favour of Catholics iii. 300
Sarum, Bp of. See Burnet
Sciences, effay on their origin v
Scriblerus. See Martinus (117
Sentiments of a church of-Eng-
land man i. 228
Sermon on the Trinity i. 254
-on mutual fubjection i. 265
-on the testimony of confcience-
-on brotherly love i. 283 (i. 274
-on the difficulty of knowing
one's felf i. 292

Servants, directions to vii. 344
-the duty of, at inns vii. 402
Spirit, a difcourfe on its mecha
nical operation i. 170


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