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INDEX
Thomas, Colonel, ii. 490 n.

467, 563, 580; legal opinion on
Thomas, Nathaniel, ii. 67.

Rev. J. Thomson's case, ii. 44–6;
Thomson, James, i. 376, 597; ii. proposed addition to Johnson's

26, 271, 396 n.; Johnson in pension, ii. 574-5, 589-90, 607–
serts him among the Lives, ii. 80, 8 ; letter to Johnson, ii. 333.
87, 101.

Tickell, Thomas, i. 405; Life by
Thomson, Rev. James, case of Johnson, ii. 374.

ecclesiasticalcensure,ii. 39–46,66. Tillotson, John, Archbishop of
Thomson, Mr., a schoolmaster (the | Canterbury, Sermons, ii. 188.

poet's brother-in-law), i. 376; | Toland, John, i. 19.
ii. 87, 271.

Toleration, i. 511-5; ii. 341, 493;
Thornton, Bonnell, i. 140, 147 n., universal, ii. 286.

264; Ode on St. Cecilia's Day, i. | To Miss -- on her giving the
280.

Authour a Purse, i. 351.
Thrale, 'Old,' the brewer, Henry Tonson, Jacob, ii. 32.
Thrale's father, i. 328.

Tooke, Horne (at first Rev. John
Thrale, Henry, i. 327–31, 351, 380, Horne), criticizes Johnson's ety-

497, 538-40, 608–9; ii. 13, 16, mologies, ii. 268; Letter to Mr.
17, 30-1, 69, 79, 274, 281, 298, Dunning, ib.
314, 317, 327, 332-3, 387, 453, Topham, Edward, proprietor of
565, 583 seq. ; death, ii. 396–7, The World, case of, ii. 11 n.
407, 442; Johnson as executor, | Toplady, Rev. Mr., meets John-
ii. 397 ; dinners and breakfasts son at Dilly's, i. 510, 516.
at his house, i. 385, 482-4, 493– Tories and Toryism, ii. 419, 549,
5, 509, 556, 569, 584, 645 ; ii. 4, 553; defined, i. 198 ; how gen-
19-24, 188, 260, 393.

erated, ii. 245; reverence for
Thrale, Henry (son of Mr. and Mrs. government, ii. 406–7.

Thrale), death, i. 675, 677. Torré, M., firework maker, ii. 572.
Thrale, Hester Lynch (Miss Salus Torture of accused persons, i. 312.
bury, afterwards Mrs. Piozzi), i. Towers, Dr. J., Essay on the Life
329-31, 385–6, 483, 494, 538-40, of Johnson, ii. 362; Letter to Dr.
584, 607, 628, 676 ; ii. 1, 30-1, Johnson, &c., i. 562.
69, 160, 163, 172-5, 185, 189, | Townley, C., an engraver, ii. 649 n.
238, 245, 260 seq , 274, 281, 298, Townley, Charles, ii. 88 n.
303, 318 seq., 359, 374, 387, 389, Townshend, Right Hon. Charles,
394 seq., 418, 431, 452 seq., 456 i. 490; ii. 2.
seq., 501, 539, 568, 612, 623 ; Townshend, Right Hon. Thomas
her engagement to Piozzi, ii. 583; (afterwards first Viscount Syd-
Anecdotes of Johnson, cited, cor ney), ii. 568.
rected, or explained, i. 28 n. 1, 30, Townson, Rev. Dr., i. 518 n. ; ii.
47 n., 62 n. 2, 277, 278 n., 321,
469 n. ; ii. 175, 215 n., 481, 583 Trade, remarks on, i. 327, 397, 456,
9; British Synonymy, ii. 643 ; 487, 647.
Letters, ii. 102 n., 322, 513, 566, "Trade, The' (the booksellers of
577, 583 n. 1, 622 n. 1, 629, 631. London), i. 292, 582; ii. 216.
Thrale, Miss, i. 609, 628; ii. 4, 318. Translations, ii. 477; how to judge
Thuanus (De Thou), i. 22; John of their merit, ii. 195; what

son thinks of translating his His books can and what cannot be
tory, ii. 642.

translated, ii. 25, 195.
Thucydides, ii. 249, 352.

Trapp, Dr., ii. 620 n.
Thurlow, first Lord, i. 581; ii. 15, | Travellers, ancient and modern,

558 n.

INDEX

701
ii. 269; mean to tell the truth, | i. 599; theory and practice, i.
ii. 180; modern mostly laughed 369–70; ii. 106; value of fel-
at, ii. 227; unsatisfactory un- lowships, ii. 9.
less trustworthy, i. 575.

Usher, Archbishop, i. 424.
Travelling, advice about it, i. 289; | Usury, law against, ii. 18.

its grand object, ii. 24-5; supplies Uttoxeter Market, Johnson does
little to the conversation, ii. 267; penance there, ii. 612.
time ill spent on it in early man-
hood, ii. 266.

Vacancies, eagerness for, ii. 191.
Travels, books of, ii. 227.

Vails, i. 386.
Trecothick, Alderman, his English, Valetudinarians, i. 668; ii. 1, 116.
ii. 55, 154.

Vallancy, Colonel, ii. 535, 536, 539.
Trimlestown, Lord, ii. 173-4. Vanbrugh, Sir John, ii. 372.
Trinity, doctrine of the, i. 515-6; Vanity of Human Wishes, account
ii. 189.

of it, i. 129–32, 342; Boswell
Trotter, Beatrix, ii. 271.

finds in it the means of happiness,
Trotter, -, an engraver, ii. 649 n. ii. 91 n.
Trotz, Professor, i. 318.

1. Vansittart, Dr., i. 231, 468.
Truth, children to be strictly Vauxhall Gardens, ii. 232.

trained in it, ii. 175; devia- | Veal, Mrs., her ghost, i. 447.
tions from it very frequent, ii. | Veale, Thomas, ii. 392 n.
303; moral and physical, ii. Versailles, i. 608, 617.
338 ; how far obligatory, ii. 241, Vertot, i. 501 ; ii. 564.
283–4, 559-60; perpetual vigi Vesey, Right Hon. Agmondesham,
lance needed, ii. 176, 601; society i. 320, 564 ; ii. 352.

held together by it, ii. 222. Vesey, Mrs., ii. 320-1.
Tunbridge School, ii. 576.

Vestris, the dancer, ii. 393.
Turkey and the Turks, i. 469, 639. Vicarious punishment, ii. 424.
Turkish Spy, ii. 480.

Vice, ii. 221, 222, 259, 264-5.
Turton, Dr., ii. 125.

“Vicious intromission,' Johnson's
Twalmley, the great, ii. 476.

argument, i. 470-6; ii. 74.
Twickenham, Boswell and John Victor, Benjamin, ii. 371.
son's drive to it, i. 593.

Vilette, Rev. Mr., ii. 576.
Twiss, Richard, Travels, i. 582. Villiers, Sir George, his ghost, ii.
Tyburn, executions at, ii. 473. 266.
Tyers, Jonathan, ii. 232.

Virgil, i. 422 ; ii. 251, 334-5, 344 ;
Tyers, Thomas, account and anec compared with Homer, ii. 148 ;

dotes of, i. 107; ii. 232 ; Bio and Theocritus, ii. 335; John-
graphical Sketch of Dr. Johnson, son's juvenile translations, i. 35.
ii. 233.

Virtue, men naturally virtuous
Tyrconnel, Lord, i. 119.

compared with those who over-
Tyrwhitt, Thomas, Chatterton's come inclinations, ii. 497 ; not
poems, ii. 438 n.

natural to man, ii. 266; prac-
Tytler, William, i. 554; History tised for the sake of character,
of Mary Queen of Scots, i. 235. ii. 259, 264; why preferable to

vice, ii. 259; scholastic virtue,
Universal History, ii. 564.

i. 491.
Universal Visiter, i. 121 n., 204, Vivacity, an art, i. 670.
581-2.

| Volcanoes, strata of earth in them,
University, should be a school i. 674.

where everything may be learnt, / Voltaire, i. 335, 339, 340 ; ii. 199,

702

INDEX
312; Candide, i. 227; ii. 269; 394 ; Johnson attacks him, i.
Johnson's criticisms on, i. 290-1, 87, 97, 112; ii. 566.
332, 419; ii. 251.

Walton, Isaac, Complete Angler,
Voting, privilege of, i. 578.

ii. 564; his Lives, i. 594; pro-
Vows, Johnson's warning against jected edition by Johnson, i. 534,

them, i. 347 ; a snare for sin, ii. 537, 594, 658 ; ii. 78.
270.

Wapping, ii. 481.
Vranyken, University of, i. 318. War, i. 425, 493 ; ii. 201, 480.
Vyse, Rev. Dr., ii. 93, 94, 611 n.

Warburton, William, Bishop of

Gloucester, i. 19, 120, 185; ii.
Wages, raising those of day-la 149, 301, 367; Divine Legation,

bourers wrong, ii. 465 ; women ii. 367 ; Shakespeare, edition of,
servants'less than men-servants', i. 120, 219; ii. 366; Johnson's
i. 486.

opinion of him, i. 175, 219, 360;
Wales, Boswell proposes a tour, ii. ii. 367, 546–7.

102 n., 103; castles of, com Ward, the quack doctor, ii. 292.
pared with Scotch, i. 539; cha Warley Camp, ii. 272-3, 275, 278.
ritable establishment, ii. 194 ; Warren, Dr., i. 320; ii. 321 ; at-
Johnson's tour, i. 536, 538 ; tends Johnson in his last illness,
manuscripts, i. 607 ; offers no ii. 633, 642.
thing for speculation, i. 538 ; Warren, John, of Pembrokeshire,
second sight, i. 438; Welsh lan i. 60.
guage, how far related to Irish, i. Warren, Mr., the Birmingham
214; Welshmen, generally have bookseller, i. 57-60.

the spirit of gentlemen, ii. 208. Warrington, ii. 313.
Wales, Prince of, happy situation Warton, Rev. Dr. Joseph, Head
of, ii. 469.

Master of Winchester College,
Walker, John, 'celebrated master i. 167-8, 217, 320, 363, 410; i.
of elocution,' ii. 485, 649 n.

60 n., 93, 277; Essay on Pope,
Walker, Joseph Cooper, i. 213; ii. i. 205, 299, 450; ii. 87, 175,
83 n.

302 n.
Walker, Thomas, the actor, i. 597. Warton, Rev. Thomas, i. 5, 53 n.,
Wall, Dr., physician at Oxford, ii. 114, 135, 178–86, 189, 214, 320,
551.

658-9; ii. 338, 438 n., 566 ; his
Wall, taking the, i. 75.

account of Johnson's Oxford
Waller, Edmund, i. 373, 592; Di visit in 1754, i. 179-81.

vine Poesie, the communion of Waste, ii. 201, 239.
saints, ii. 548 n.; Life by John Water, Johnson's advice to drink
son, i. 373; ii. 236, 246 n., 358 n., it, ii. 126.
360-1; Reflections on the Lord's Waters, Mr., Paris banker, i. 334.
Prayer, ii. 549 n.

Watson, Richard, Bishop of Llan-
Walmsley, Gilbert, i. 68-70, 674 ; daff, ii. 419.

character by Johnson, i. 53-4 ; Watson, Professor Robert, of St.
ii. 331; recommends Johnson Andrews, History of Philip II,
and Garrick, i. 69.

ii. 75.
Walmsley, Mrs., i. 54-5.

Watts, Dr. Isaac, i. 208 ; ii. 270;
Walpole, Horace(afterwards fourth Johnson adds him to the Lives,

Earl of Orford), i. 276 n. 1; ii. ii. 94, 280; recommends his
66, 147 n., 473 n. 1, 566.

Works, ii. 564.
Walpole, Sir Robert, i. 88, 413, Wealth, i. 450 ; ii. 7, 200, 417, 426,

470, 584, 588 ; ii. 38, 65, 182, 463.

INDEX

703
Weather and seasons, their in- | 269; Elegy to Lord Villiers, ii.

fluence, i. 221, 301, 521, 590; 416.
ii. 231, 594, 600.

Whole Duty of Man, its author-
Webster, Rev. Dr. Alexander, i. ship, i. 502; Johnson made to
526, 528–30.

read it, i. 46; recommends it, ii.
Wedderburne, Alexander. See 564.
Loughborough, Lord.

Wickham, ii. 475.
Welch, Father, i. 623.

Wife, none the worse for being
Welch, Miss Anne, ii. 165, 167 n. learned, i. 384, 421; a studious
Welch, Saunders, ii. 165, 167 n., or argumentative one trouble-
301, 470.

some, ii. 355 ; Overbury's lines,
Welwyn, ii. 420.

i. 384 ; praise from one, i. 141.
Wentworth, Mr., master of Stour- | Wilcox, the bookseller, i. 70 n. 1.
bridge School, i. 35.

Wilkes, Dr., i. 101.
Wesley, Rev. Charles, ii. 224. Wilkes, Friar, i. 622.
Wesley, Rev. John, ii. 132, 176, Wilkes, John, i. 201, 232, 263, 264,
224, 296, 401.

339, 382, 408 ; ii. 172, 243, 290,
West, Gilbert, translation of Pin 323, 324, 354, 368, 493, 589 n.;
dar, ii. 352.

meets Johnson at Mr. Dilly's, ii.
Westcote, Lord, ii. 554.

46–57, 154 ; second meeting, ii.
Westminster Abbey, Goldsmith's 407 seq. ; Johnson's account of

epitaph, ii. 59; Goldsmith and 'Jack's' conversation, ii. 140;
Johnson at the Poets' Corner, i. 'animosity' against him, i. 232-
501 ; Handel musical meeting, 3; attacks him, ii. 46.
ii. 543; Johnson's funeral at, ii. Wilkins, landlord of the Three
647-8; proposed monument in, Crowns, Lichfield, i. 669; ii.
ii. 650; 'walls disgraced with 309.

an English inscription,' ii. 61. Wilks, the actor, ii. 371.
Wetherell, Rev. Dr., i. 589, 642, Will, Johnson's, ii. 635–8, 646.
655; ii. 561.

William III, i. 516, 579; ii. 585.
Wheatley, near Oxford, ii. 561. Williams, Anna, i. 156, 161, 168,
Wheeler, Rev. Dr., ii. 276.

182, 217, 219, 247, 255, 262, 365,
Whigs and Whiggism, i. 87, 181, 385, 434, 481, 493, 526, 539-40,

198, 413, 452, 489, 562, 657 ; i. 558, 591, 609, 651 ; ii. 31, 36, 57,

245, 361, 380, 419, 497, 549. 67, 170, 204, 278, 286, 401, 403,
Whiston, John, bookseller, ii. 414. 489; her illness, i. 630; ii. 67,
Whitaker, Rev. John, History of 69, 92, 97, 100, 101, 160, 163, 274,
Manchester, ii. 251.

439, 504 ; her peevishness, ii. 18,
Whitaker, Rev. Mr., i. 405 n.

97, 168, 461 ; quarrels with the
White, Rev. Dr., of Pennsylvania, rest of the household, ii. 278;
i. 480 n. 2.

death, ii. 505, 510; Miscellanies,
White, Rev. Henry, of Lichfield, i. 101, 351, 497 ; ii. 76; John-
ii. 612.

son's attention to her, i. 281;
White, Mrs., Johnson's servant, ii. ii. 48-9, 258; his pleasure in her
635.

society, ii. 505, 509, 510; takes
Whitefield, Rev. George, i. 51, 386; tea with her, i. 281, 309-10, 385,
ii. 132, 307.

397-8, 438, 448, 484, 501, 574,
Whitefoord, Caleb, Cross-readings, 590; ii. 4, 236, 461; takes the
i. 571.

sacrament in her room, ii. 533-4.
Whitehead, Paul, i. 85-6.

Williams, Sir Charles Hanbury,
Whitehead, William, i. 21, 126, i. 358.

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Williams, Helen Maria, ii. 542. | Woodcocks, i. 371, 510.
Williams, Zachariah, i. 182 n. 2, | Woodhouse, the poetical shoe
201, 202 n. 2.

maker, i. 420.
Wilson, Father, i. 613.

Woolwich, hulk at, ii. 203.
Wilson, Florence, De tranquillitate Word to the Wise, ii. 84.
animi, ii. 164.

World, The, Chesterfield's papers
Wilson, Rev. Mr., dedicates his on the Dictionary, i. 171-2;

Archæological Dictionary to Johnson thinks little of it, i. 280.
Johnson, ii. 455, 649 n.

World Displayed, Introduction to
Wilson, Thomas, Fellow of Trinity the, i. 230.
College, Dublin, i. 326.

Woty, Mr., i. 255.
Wilton, i. 599; ii. 91.

Wraxall, Sir Nathaniel W., Tour
Wilton, Miss, i. 530.

to the Northern Parts of Europe,
Winchester, i. 411.

ii. 321.
Winchester College, ii. 277.
Windham, Right Hon. William, i. Xenophon, delineation of characters

320, 555; ii. 89, 268, 471, 480, | in the Anabasis, ii. 355; Trea-
499, 521, 538, 587, 597, 602 seq., tise of Oeconomy, ii. 68.
636, 648; visits Johnson when
dying, ii. 639, 643, 644.

Yalden, Rev. Thomas, Johnson
Wine, its effect on different per. adds him to the Lives, ii. 280.

sons, ii. 39, 126–7, 186–7 ; its Yonge, Sir William, i. 446; Epi-
effect on conversation and bene logue to Irene, i. 133.
volence, i. 465; ii. 28–9, 246, York, ii. 332.
501; 'drives away care,' i. 468; York, Duke of, Johnson dedicates
melancholy increased by it, i. music to him, i. 333.
298; abstinence a great deduc Young, Arthur, Tours, ii. 123.
tion from life, ii. 130, 187, 246 ; Young, Dr. Edward, i. 145; ii.
reasons for abstinence, i. 651; 126, 191, 232, 554; Johnson
ii. 187, 190; claret and ignor and Boswell visit his house, ii.
ance, ii. 253; claret, port, and 420-2; estimate of his poetry,

brandy distinguished, ii. 286. i. 396; ii. 377–8; Life by
Wirgman, keeper of a toy-shop, ii. Croft, revised by Johnson, ii.
244.

375; Night Thoughts, i. 396 ; ii.
Wirtemberg, Prince of, i. 459.
Wise, Francis, Radclivian Libra- | Young, Mr. (Dr. Young's son), Bos-

rian, i. 183-6; Johnson visits well and Johnson visit him, üi.
him at Elsfield, i. 180.

420-1.
Wit, ii. 292, 400 n.

Young, Professor, of Glasgow, imi-
Witches, evidence of their having tates Johnson's style, ii. 628.

existed, i. 458; 'machinery of
poetry,' ii. 344; Shakespeare's, Zeck, George and Luke, i. 336.
ii. 287.

Zobeide, ii. 26.
Woffington, Margaret (Peg), ii. 200. Zoffani, J., ii. 649 n.
Wood, Anthony à, i. 41 ; ii. 454. | Zon, Mr., i. 182.

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