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Abbies, Mitred, by Willis, reference to, Aislaby, Mr., with Rev. Norton
ii. 377.

Nicholls at Studley, iii. 240.
Aberdeen, Marischal College of, de- Akenside, Dr., his erroneous conjec-

sires to confer the degree of LL.D. ; tures in Architecture, ii. 255.
this Gray declines, iii. 220.

criticism of his Pleasures of Imagina-
Gray proud of his connection with tion, ii. 120-121.
its University, iii. 221.

Dr. Wharton asks Hurd to be lenient
Achilles, The death of, by Bedingfield, with, ii. 299.
ii. 338.

erroneously criticises an expression
Adam Bell, reference to the old ro- of Gray's, ii. 331.
mance of, i. 338.

his contribution to Dodsley's Collec-
Adami, Patricia, Italian actress, ii. 76. tion of Poems, ii. 364.
Ad Amicos, a Latin elegy, by R. West, reference to, ii. 389.
ii. 8.

Albemarle, Lord, one of Lord George
Adams, Dr., reference to, i. 138.

Sackville's judges, iii. 31.
Addison, Joseph, his quotations from Alcaic Fragment, i. 176.
the Classics, ii. 240.

reference to, ii. 96.
his endeavour to suppress the rail- Ode, written in the album of the
lery on the clergy, i. 406.

Grande Chartreuse, ii. 182.
Addison, Mr., sends a friendly admoni- editorial note, ii. 182.
tion to C. Smart, ii. 161.

Alderson, Rev. Christopher, shows
his friendship for Smart, ii. 179.

Mason's library to Mitford, ii. 299.
Lord Walpole, of Wolterton, and curate to Mason, subsequently rector

Keene, Bishop of Chester, his of Aston, ii. 282.
patrons, ii. 287.

invited to Old Park, iii. 348.
Adversity, Hymn to, i. 23-26.

Alderson, Mrs., portrait of Dr. Delap
editorial note, i. 24.

in her possession, ii. 309.
Agis, a tragedy, by John Home, ii. 360. Aldovrandi, Cardinal Pompeo, note on,
Agrippina, a fragment of a tragedy, i. ii. 93.
101-111.

Algarotti, Count Francesco, friend of
first published in 1775, i. 100.

Frederick the Great, of Voltaire,
editorial note, i. 101.

and of Augustus III. of Poland,
the argument written by Mason, i. iii. 147.
101-103.

distinguished as one of the best
Gray submits a speech in, to the literary judges in Europe, iii. 148.
criticism of West, ii. 106.

sends panegyrics to Gray and Mason,
previously dramatised by May, ii. 106. iii. 151.
Gray lays it aside, ii. 110.

his Dissertation on Painting and
sends it to Horace Walpole, ii. 167. Music, with dedication to Pitt
Horace Walpole requested not to (Earl of Chatham), iii. 151, 159.
mention it, ii. 171.

Gray compliments him on his literary
Gray sends Walpole the first scene effort, iii. 155.
in, ii. 227.

Gray reads his works with increasing
Ailesbury, Lady, declaration that Gray, satisfaction, iii. 159.

during a long afternoon in her worthy to be the “Arbiter Eleganti-
company, only spoke once, iii. 42. arum of inankind, iii. 160.

Algarotti, his works, iii. 162.

Anecdotes of Painting, Walpole's, iil.
Gray's opinion of his Saggio sopra 125.
l'opera in musica, iii. 162.

Anglesey, Marquis, his disputed peer-
account of his Il Congresso di Citera,

age, iii. 374.
iii. 162.

Anguish, Mr., interested in Smart, iii.
Gray sees no objection to T. Howe 163.

publishing his works ; gives advice Ansel, Mr., Fellow of Trinity, his re-
as to the preparation, iii. 165.

cent death, iii. 254, 255.
Gray cannot advise an English trans- Anstey, Christopher, translated Gray's
lation of, iii. 298 299.

Elegy into Latin, i. 72, 227.
thinks of visiting England, iii. 166. his New Bath Guide, ii. 240.
his works, in 8 vols., swarm with Anthologia Graeca, Gray's paraphrases
errors of the press, iii. 298.

from, i. 195-198.
his works printed at Leghorn, iii. 307. Anti-gallican, Gray an, ii. 226.
Gray's opinion of his merit, iii. 299. “Antiquities, Houses, etc., in England
his verse above mediocrity, iii. 300. and Wales," catalogued by Gray
employed by King of Poland to buy and printed posthumously by
pictures, iii. 307.

Mason, ii. 360.
purchases a famous Holbein, “The Gray pursues the study of, ii. 359-

consul Meyer and his family,” iii. 360.
307.

Antrobus, Robert, Gray's maternal
Allegory, Gray no friend of, iii. 166. uncle, ii. 9.
Allen, Ralph, of Prior Park, recom- Antrobus, Mrs. Mary, Gray's aunt,

mends Mr. Hurd for a sinecure, iii. death of, i, 72; ii. 208.
139.

Antrobus, Miss Dorothy, Gray's cousin,
Allin, Sir A., reference to his death, postmistress of Cambridge, iii. 130,
iii. 386.

184, 283, 319.
Allin, Miss, inclined to part with the Gray informs her of his appointment
estates, iii. 388.

as Professor of Modern History, iii.
Alloa, triumphs and illuminations of, 318.
iii. 383.

Apothecary's, Gray calls a country,
Alps, description of a journey across shop a terrible thing, iii. 265.
the, ii. 40-42, 45.

Archimage, Mr., visits Gray, iii. 191.
near Lanslebourg, ii. 41.

Archimedes, his speculum discovered
Alren, Dr., iii. 62.

by Buffon, ii. 230.
Altieri, Cardinal Giambattista, illness Architecture, Essay on Norman (or,
of, ii. 63, 84.

according to Wren, the Saxon), i.
Altieri, Cardinals, ii. 63.

294-302.
Alvis, Andrew, Fellow of St. John's, better suited for military than for

note on, candidate for the Master- domestic purposes, i. 294.
ship of St. John's, iii. 190.

its distinctive character (1) semi-
Amatory Lines. Paraphrase of an epi- circular arches, examples at Ely
gram of “Ad Carolum," i. 137.

and Peterborough, i. 296.
editorial note, i. 137.

(2) massy piers or pillars, i. 297.
Amherst, General, speech in commend examples at Durham, Peterborough,
ation of, iii. 18.

and Ely, and in views of Old St.
Amusemens sur le langage des Bêtes, by Paul's, i. 298.

Bougeant, reference to, ii. 27. (3) variety of the capitals of the piers,
Ancaster, Duke of, at the trial of Lord i. 298.
Ferrers, iii. 35.

examples at Ely and Peterborough,
Ancient authors, Gray's Catalogue of, i. 299.
ii. 148-154,

(4) wider ceilings, of timber only,
chronological table of their works examples at Ely and Peterborough,
compiling at Cambridge, ii. 156.

i. 299.
Ancients, Gray's reading from the, ii. (5) its ornaments, i. 299-300.
112-113.

examples at Hereford, Peterborough,
Ancram, Lord, to take part in a secret and views of Old St. Paul's, i. 300.
military expedition, ii. 320.

reference to ancient statues on Crow.
Andrews, Dr., gives an opinion on the land Bridge, Worcester, and Glou.
Cambridge statutes, ii. 138.

cester, i. 300.

Architecture, remarks on the Essay, | Athelstan, by Dr. Brown, ii. 261.

by Mr. Basil Champneys, i. 301. Garrick wrote the Epilogue of, ii. 261.
Gray's opinion of the source of Atheism is a vile dish, iii. 378.
Gothic, ii. 255.

Athens, antiquities of, J. Stuart's,
reason of the beauty of Gothic, iii. ii. 283.
110.

Autumn of 1753, ii. 247-249.
beauty of Gothic, began to appear in Avison, Charles, his Essay on Musical
reign of Henry III., iii. 146.

Expression as his Friend, ii. 242.
rise of Gothic, iii. 146.

reference to, ii. 250.
Gothic perfection, i. 317.

Avon, a poem, printed by Baskerville,
nothing finer than the nave of York, ii. 372.
i. 317.

Axton, Mr., Fellow of Pembroke Col.
Lady chapel (Trinity Church, Ely), lege, ii. 288.
i. 317.

Ayscough, Dr. Francis, candidate for
chapel of Bishop West at Ely, i. 317. Bishopric of St. David's, iii. 78.
had introduced itself in the reign of Ayscough, Mr., instrument maker on
Charles I., iii. 158.

Ludgate Hill, iii. 244.
criticisms on James Bentham's Essay,

iii. 228-231.
the Saxon, had no niches or canopies, BACH, Carlo, his lessons for the piano-

and escutcheons of arms are hardly forte, iii. 164.
ever seen, iii, 229.

Gray thinks them charming, though
villeted-moulding, examples of, iii. others disagree, iii. 164.
229.

Baiardi, Ottavo Antonio, Parmesan
nail-head, examples of, iii. 230.

antiquary, ii. 277.
nebule, examples of, iii. 230.

Gray's criticism of his work on Her-
rise of the pointed arch, example culaneum, ii. 277-278.
of, iii. 230.

Baif, French poet, reference to, ii. 341.
spirit of Gray's time little less de Balbi, Constantino, Doge of Genoa, ii.
structive than the civil wars, iii. 48.
231.

Balguy, Dr. Thomas, of St. John's.
Aristophanes, notes on, iv.

Gray accompanies hiin to town,
Aristotle, Gray's opinion of his writ- ii. 291.
ings, ii. 147.

Gray sends him a copy of The Odes,
Arlington Street, residence of Walpole, ii. 320.
ii. 139.

takes his doctor's degree and
Armstrong, Dr. John, his poem on preaches the commencement ser-
Health, ii. 121.

mon, ii. 368, 371.
his pseudonym of Lancelot Temple, returns to his prebendary of Win.
ii. 372.

chester, ii. 371.
Arthur, King, popular superstition in friend of Rev. Mr. Ludham, iii. 144.

Lydgate's time concerning, i. 389. Gray visits him at Winchester, iii.
Asheton, Thomas, friend of Gray and 178.
West, ii. 71.

his action at Winchester, iii. 178.
publishes a book against Dr. Middle- says Mrs. Mason is very handsome,
ton, ii. 210.

iii. 224.
Horace Walpole's Epistle to, ii. 221, Balmerino, Lord, his trial for rebellion,
225.

ii. 141.
reference to, ii. 227.

his last action on the scaffold, ii. 146.
Ashton, Dr., an Epistle by Horace Balmerino, Lady Margaret, ii. 142.
Walpole to, ji. 90.

Barbarossa, A play by Dr. Brown, ii. 261.
his prospect of marriage, ii. 144. Bard, The, i. 39-50.
his marriage, iii. 87.

editorial note, i. 40.
visits Gray at Stoke, ii. 148.

portion submitted to Dr. Wharton,
reference to, ii. 147.

ii. 267.
preacher of Lincoln's Inn, iii. 87. fragment of, as sent to Dr. Wharton,

reference to, and Eton, iii. 86, 107, 111. ii. 268-271.
Askew, Dr., ii, 117.

no further progress of, ii. 273, 294,
Aston, Rev. Dr. Delap's portrait in no further progress of (old Caradoc),
Mason's dining-room at, ii. 309.

ii. 276.

Bard, The, sends a fragınent to Stone- | Beattie, Gray's reasons for the notes
hewer, ii. 279.

to his Pindaric Odes, iii. 290.
further fragment sent to Mason, ii. thanked for the edition of Gray's
312.

poems, iii. 325; its success, iii.
the Moses of Parmegiano and Rap- 346.

hael's figure of God in the vision informed of the appointment of Gray
of Ezekiel furnished models for, to the Chair of Modern History,
ii. 313.

and its value, iii. 326.
Gray comments on Mason's critic- sends Gray in MS. the first book of
ism, ii. 314-315.

the Minstrel ; Gray's criticism, iii.
Gray does not like notes, yet will 376.
give one or two, ii. 319.

his Essay on Truth, iii. 377.
Gray comments to H. Walpole on, ii. Gray's criticism of the Minstrel, with
318-319.

Beattie's comments, iii. 395-400.
criticised by Mr. J. Butler anony- obliged to Gray for his freedom of
mously, ii. 344-346.

criticism, iii. 400.
references to, ii. 284-286.

Beauchamp, Earls of Warwick, their
Barnard, Dr., his quarrel at the Com- monuments, ii. 257.
mons, iii. 63.

Beauclerk, Lady Harry, receives a
Barnard, Lord, reference to, ii. 238. pension of £400 a year, iii. 78.
Barnwell, Dr., of Trompington, his Beauvau, Marshall, Prince, son of

daughter marries Dr. Chapınan, ii. Prince Craon, ii. 85.
193.

Beckford, Alderman, reference to his
Barrett, Mr., of Lee Priory, offers Rev. manner whilst delivering a speech,

N. Nicholls £100 a year as travel- iii. 18.
ling companion, iii. 324.

at the coronation banquet, iii. 116.
Barrington, Lord, Secretary for War, Bedford, Duke of, brings his son
ii. 292.

Francis to Trinity College, ii. 309.
Barrington, Daines (one of the Welsh and Duchess likely to be of the new

judges), Gray wishes a copy of his Ministry, iii. 153.

poems to be sent to, ii. 344. Bedford, Mr., Fellow of Pembroke, ii.
Bartholomew Fair, reference to, iii.
77.

Mr. Buller of Cornwall his patron,
Baskerville, beauty of his type, iii. 165. ii. 289.
Bath, Lord, death of, iii. 172.

Bedingfield, Mr., makes the acquaint-
conduct of his lady during a riot, iii. ance of, ij. 276.
339.

The Death oj* Achilles, a poem by, ii.
Bathurst, Mr., reference to, iii. 69.

338.
Battey-Langley manner of architecture, relates opinions expressed respecting
ii. 253.

Gray's Odes, ii. 340.
Battle of the Summer Islands, quotation Mason's attitude towards, iii. 163.
from Waller's, ii. 49.

references, ii. 338; iii. 329.
Beadon, Richard, Bishop of Gloucester, Bedlam, tragedy by Nat. Lee, ii. 106.

executor of Dr. Newcome, iii. 189. Beedon, Mr., reference to, iii. 97.
Beattie, Dr. James, note on, iii. 219. Bell, Mr., his taste for Gothic, iii. 29.

invites Gray to Aberdeen, iii. 219. Belleisle, news of its surrender daily
Gray would be glad to see hiin at expected, iii. 105.
Glamis, iii. 220.

Sir William Williams killed at, iii.
visits Glamis, iii. 221.

109.
sends Gray two books on popular Bellers visits Maltham and engraves a
superstition, iii. 222.

view of Gordale, i, 278.
Gray criticises his poetry, iii. 279. Bellingham, extinct family of, i. 269.
Gray thanks him for his many Benedict XIV., his election as Pope, i.
friendly offers, iii. 285.

93.
receives permission to issue a Scotch Bentham, James, Prebendary of Ely,

edition of Gray's poems, and to Gray returns his Essay on Gothic
entrust its publication to Foulis Architecture with criticisms, iii.
of Glasgow, iii. 285-286.

228-231.
criticism of his Ode on Lord Hay's Bentinck, Lady Anne, and Sir Conyers
birthday, iii. 287.

d'Arcy, i. 367.

288.

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