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Abdy, Lady and Miss, 359.

| Baretti, passages in Dr. Johnson's letters
Abington, Mrs., 59.

relating to, 114.
Aldborough, Lady, anecdote of, 20, 234. his papers in the “ European Mag-
Alfieri and the Duchess of Albany, 226. azine," 115.
Alexander I. of Russia, anecdote of, 312. his death, 115.
Alphabet, infant, Mrs. Thrale's, 31.

his rupture with Dr. Johnson, 116.
“ Alphabet, the Political, or the Young - his character, sketched by Mrs.
Member's A, B, C," quoted, 32.

Thrale, 116, 481, 488, 489.
Amelia, Princess, daughter of George - the comedy of the “ Sentimental
II., 227.

Mother," 117.
Andrews, Miles Peter, 229.

- lines on his portrait, 256.
- his death, 313.

Barnard, Dr., Provost of Eton, John-
“ Anecdotes of Dr. Johnson,'' 39, note, son's remarks on, quoted, 39, note.
333.

Barrow, his description of Wit, quoted,
Anne, Queen, couplet on, 226.

155.
Anglesea, isle of, 409.

Bassi's verses, 266
Antichrist, 365.

- translation of, 266.
Ashe, Miss, 227.

Bath, riots in, 458.
Asheri, Mrs. Piozzi's story of, 258. Bayntun, Admiral Sir H., 474, note.
Aston, Molly, Johnson's admiration for, Beadon, Dr., 468.
17.

Bearcroft, Mr., anecdotes of, 137.
— Johnson's epigram on her, 28. Beauclerc, Lady Diana, 103.
" Atlas " man-of-war, the, 242.

Beauclerc, Topham, 238, 276.
Atmospheric stones, 311.

Bells, names of, 373.
Autobiographical Memoirs of Mrs. Pi- Beloe, his “ Sexagenarian,” 399.
ozzi, 161 et seq.

Bentley, Dr Richard, his verses on

Learning, 223.
Bâch y Graig, Dr. Johnson's description Bertola's verses, 276.
of, 49, 173.

- his fables, 277.
“ Bæviad and Mæviad," origin of the, Betty, the actor, 317.
90.

Blue-Stocking Clubs, origin of the, 14.
Bagot, Mrs., 298.

Bodryddan, visited by Johnson, 50.
Baillie, Joanna, 436.

Bodville, Mrs. Thrale's birthplace, 51.
Balbus, story of, 355.

Boethius, Dr. Johnson and Mrs. Thrale's
Banks, Sir Joseph, 410, 412.

translations from, 31, 222.
Barclay, Mr., the Quaker, purchases Bolingbroke, Lord, anecdote of Johnson

Mr. Thrale's brewery, 64, 108, 202.) and, 102.
Baretti, Signor Giuseppe, his verses, Bolingbroke, Lady, 276.
quoted, 18.

Bolton, Duke of, Lord Harry Powlett,
- accompanies Dr. Johnson and the anecdote of, 252.

Thrales on a tour to France, 53. Bonaparte, intelligence of his meditated
- history of, 54.

escape from Elba, 231.
- his trial for murder, 55.

- military tactics, 243.
his introduction to the Thrales, 56. his expedition to Egypt, 296.
Dr. Warton's opinion of him, 56. - pasquinade on, 316.
account of him by Dr. Campbell, - the Apocalyptic beast, 319.
57.

Boothby, Miss Hill, Johnson's admira-
his dislike of Boswell, 58.

tion for, 16.

78.

Boswell, James, his character as a bi-| Byron, Lord, his estimate of life at thirty-
ographer, 2.

five quoted, 20.
- his “Letters to Temple," and - his estimate of Italian singers, 71.
“Boswelliana," 2.

- his description of Curran and Mad-
his account of Johnson's introduc ame de Staël, 155.
tion into Mr. Thrale's family - his “ Cain," 454.

quoted, 6.
-- his jealousy of Mrs. Thrale, 6. Cader Idris, 306.
- his first visit to Streatham Park, 25. Campbell, Dr. Thomas, his “ Diary"
arranges an interview between quoted, 56, note.

Johnson and Lord Marchmont, - Mrs. Thrale's account of him. 57.
26.

- his account of the mode of life at
his conversations at Streatham, 27. Streatham, 57.
his version of Johnson's epigram Capetian Dynasty, story of the, 317.
on Mary Aston, 28.

Capua, poverty of, 378.
his proposed poetical epistle to Caraboo, Princess of Jarasu, 390, 391.
Johnson, 30.

Careless, of the “Blue Posts,” and Mrs.
his dislike of Baretti, 58.

Thrale, 41.
- Walpole's remarks on his “ Anec- / Carlton House. 298.
dotes of Dr. Johnson, 90.

Carlyle, the bookseller, 453, 454.
- reasons for his depreciating Mrs. Caroline of Anspach, Queen, and Sir
Piozzi. 90.

Woolston Dixie, anecdote of, 233.
- Peter Pindar's satire on, quoted, 99. | Caroline, Queen, at Bath, 400, 401, 403.
Boulogne, Mrs. Piozzi's account of, 122. - her death, 411.
Bouverie, Mrs., 233.

- her trial, 466.
Bowdler, Rev. Dr., 61.

Caroline of Naples, story of, 84.
Bowles, Mr., shooting his nephew, 421. Carter, Mrs., her "Letters,” 389.
Bowles, Rev. W., and his fountain, 50, Catamaran, 218.
- note.

Cathcart, Lady, in “Castle Rackrent,”
Boyce, Johnson's description of, 221.
- his verses to Cave, 221.

Catherine, Empress of Russia, verses
Bramah and his air-balloon, 327. I on, 226.
Brighton, Dr. Johnson at, 65.

Catholic question, 417, 429.
Bristow, Caroline (afterwards Mrs. Lyt-Cator, Mr., 196, 197, 201.
telton), 52.

Dr. Johnson's remark on, 104.
British Museum, 422.

Cave, Boyce's verses to, 221.
Broadhead, Mrs., 384.

Cervantes, 329.
Browne, Isaac Hawkins, 103.

Chalmers' “ Modern Astronomy," 356.
Brynbella, 141, 142, 197.

Chamberlayne, Mr., his verses, “ The
Buffon, verses on, 280.

Pleiades," 225.
Burdett, Lady, 441.

Chambers, Sir Robert, 211.
Burdett, Sir F., 417, 452.

- lines on his portrait, 255.
Burke, Right Hon. Edmund, his opin- Chantilly, Mrs. Piozzi's account of, 122.

ion of Dr. Johnson as a public Chappelow, Mr., 384, 385.
speaker, 42.

Charles Edward, the young Pretender,
- remarks on him, 238.

at Florence, 226.
- lines on his portrait, 256.

Charlotte, the Princess, her marriage,
Burney, Miss. See D'Arblay, Madame. 349.
Burney, Dr., 432.

- her death, 401.
- quoted, 10, note.

Charlotte, Queen, 112.
- his visit with his daughter to Chester, walls of, 49.
Streatham Park, 34.

Chesterfield, Philip Dormer, Earl of, 120.
his description of Mr. and Mrs. Christmas, old customs at, 311.
Piozzi in 1808, 142.

Churchill, the poet, quoted, 237.
- and Dr. Johnson, 214.

Cicisbeism in Italy, 126.
- his verses to Mrs. Thrale, 214. Clinton, Lord John, 61.
- lines on his portrait, 256.

Club, the Literary, formation of the, 13.
Burney, Dr. junior, his death, 408. Club, Hell-fire, incident at the, 238, note.
Byng, Admiral, 234.

Clubs, the Blue-Stocking, origin of the,
Byron, Mrs. (wife of the Admiral), 61, 14.
106, 466.

Clwyd, the river, 49.
Byron, Mrs., 218.

| Cobbett, William, 327, 372, 467.
Byron, Lord, 308, 422, 466.

Coligny, Henrietta de, verses on, 225.

Byng, Adn: junior Trait, 256.)

Collier, Dr., 171.

| D’Arblay, Madame, her description of
- educates Miss Hester Lynch Sal- | the Streatham portraits, 251.
usbury, 171.

-- her " Camilla," 298.
- Mrs. Piozzi's account of, 209. - her“ Wanderer,” 308.
Comber, Mr., his verses, 444.

- Mrs. Piozzi's account of her, 484.
Combermere Abbey, Johnson's visit to, Davenant, Mrs., 61, 220.
52.

Davis, Eliza, story of, 387.
Condé, Prince of, anecdote of the, 123, Davison's verses on Dido, 276.
124.

Death, Dr. Johnson's letter upon, 111.
Congreve, W., his " Way of the World” | Delamira of the “ Tatler," 234.
quoted, 29.

Delap, Dr., 65, 103.
Conway, Mr. Shipley, 50, note.

Della Crusca verses, 270.
Conway, W. A., and Mrs. Piozzi, 143, Demosthenes, Johnson's remark on, 29.

436, 441, 446, 452, 456, 471, 472.' Dent, “ Dog," and his bill on dogs, 303.
- notice of him, 143.

Desmoulins, Mrs., 11.
his letter to Mrs. Piozzi's execu-l Dido, verses on, 276.
tors, 150.

- epigrams, 275.
Conway, 446, 447, 471, 472.

Divorces, conversation at Streatham
“ Corinne " quoted, 78, note.

on, 27.
Corsini, Prince, 81.

Dixié, Sir Woolston, and Queen Caro-
Corsini, Cardinal, 81.

line, 233.
Cotton, Mrs., her cascade, 50.

Dobson, Dr., 189.
Cotton, George (afterwards Dean of Doddridge's epigram on his own motto
Chester, 418.

quoted, 237.
Cotton, Sir Lynch, Johnson's visit and Dodington, Bub (Lord Melcombe), his
rudeness to, 52.

“Diary,'' 371.
Cotton, Sir Robert Salusbury, 166. Doukin, General, 349, 354.
Cowper, Countess, 226.

Dress, female, 408.
Cowper, William, quoted, 361.

- Dr. Johnson's observations on fe-
Coxe's “Life of the Duke of Marlbor male dress and demeanor, 44, 45.
ough,” 420.

Dunning, Lord Ashburton, his personal
Crewe, Mrs., 233, 236, 428.

vanity, 105.
Croker, Right Hon. John Wilson, Lord - his ugliness, 239.

Macaulay's remarks on his edi- Duppa, R., Esq., edits Johnson's “ Jour-
tions of Boswell's “ Johnson " ney into Wales,"' 49, 369.
quoted, 21.

“ Duty and Pleasure,”' 250.
his translation of Johnson's epi-

gram on Mary Croker, 28. | Edward, Prince, brother of George III.,
his account of the correspondence 232.

between Dr. Johnson and Mrs. Eglintoun, Lady, 294.

Piozzi on her marriage, 73, Elton, Mr., 453
Cumberland, Duke and Duchess of, 80. English, John, his epitaph, 304.
Curran, J. P., Byron's description of Enigma, an, 446.
him, 155.

Epaminondas, 243.
Custom House, fire at the, 308.

Esher in Surrey, 295.
Cuzzona, the actress, story of, 133. Etruscan pottery, 352.

Exmouth, liberation of slaves, 399.
Dancing, 454.

Exmouth, Lord, Christian slaves liber-
D'Arblay, Madame, 17, 107.

ated by, in Rome, 314.
her account of her first visit to
Streatham Park, 34.

Faber's prophecy for 1866, 404.
her " Evelina,” 35.

“ Fable for April, 1815, a,'' 319.
- her introduction to Dr. Johnson, 36. Fables of Bertola, 277.
- her notes of conversations at Streat- Falmouth, Lord, 241.
ham, 39.

“ Fancy, Imagination,” 181.
quoted, 12.

Farinelli, the singer, 416.
- her “Diary” quoted, 51, note, 61, Farmer, Dr., 439.
64, 69, 70, 87.

Ferrier, Miss, the novelist, 426.
her letter to Mrs. Piozzi on her Fidele, Casa, Mrs. Piozzi's account of
marriage, 72.

the, 193.
her remarks on Johnson's “ Let- Fielding, Henry, his disregard of the
ters," 111.

value of money, 141.
her character of Mrs. Piozzi, 152. — Sally, sister of the novelist, 178.

Fife, Lord, 197.

| Gifford, W., his attack on Mrs. Piozzi's
Fire-eaters, the, 428.

“ British Synonymy," 132.
Fisher, Clara, 409.

Gisborne's “ Natural Theology," 408.
Fitzpatrick, 174.

Glasse, Rev. G. H., notice of, 368,
Fitzwilliam, Lord, 454.

note.
Flahaut, Count, 416.

- his motto, 410.
Flint, Bet, Johnson's story of, 38. Glover, Miss, the actress, 415.
Flood, Right Hon. H., his opinion of Gluttony, Mrs. Piozzi's remarks on,
Dr. Johnson's qualifications as a pub-

219.
lic speaker, 42.

Godwin, Miss, 441.
“Florence Miscellany,” account of the, Goldsmith, Oliver, 131.
90, 268, 270.

- his prodigality, 134.
- preface to the, 281.

- his story of the boxer, 350.
Florence, Mrs. Piozzi's description of, | - his portrait at Streatham, 254.
129.

Gray, Dr., 417.
“ Florizel and Perdita,” Garrick's, 25. his “Connections between Sacred
Foote, Samuel, 212.

Writ and Classic Literature,”
“Fountains, The,” Johnson's tale of, 367.
31.

- death of his mother, 402.
Fox, Lady Caroline, 211.

Greenlanders, 442.
Fox, Charles James, his verses, “The Gunnings, the Miss, 218.
Planets," 224.

Gwaynyog, Dr. Johnson at, 51.
- his character, 235.
his talents, 238.

Hagley, Johnson's visit to, 52.
France, Johnson's tour in, 53.

Hales, Dr., and his prophecy, 410, 412.
- verses on, in 1792, 323.

Halifax, Lord, 168, 172.
“Frankenstein," 404, 441.

Halsey, Edmund, uncle of the elder
Franklin, Benjamin, Wedderburne's re- Thrale, Mrs. Thrale's note respecting
mark on, 239.

his rise, 5.
- Mrs. Piozzi's account of, 239. Hamilton, Archdeacon, 234.
- Mr. Dale's lines on, 240.

Hamilton, Lady Archibald, 234.
French, Mrs. Piozzi's 'sketch of the, Hamilton, Single-speech, supposed au.
124.

thor of Letters of Junius," 235.

Hampton Court Palace, 354.
Gainsborough, the painter, anecdote of, | Harrington, Dr., 342, 344, 350.
231.

- his death, 347."
Gaming, 337.

Harris, James, Esq., author of
Garrick, David, Dr. Johnson's opinion “Hermes,” 32, 178.

of his talents for light gay | Hart, Polly, 448.
poetry, 25, 168, 433.

Hawkins, Miss, 77.
his flattery of Dr. Johnson, 29. Hawkins, Sir John, 42.
his profession depreciated by Dr. - his account of the correspondence
Johnson, 97.

between Dr. Johnson and Mrs.
anecdote of, 222.

Piozzi on her marriage, 73.
- his lines on Pelham, 244.

Head, Mr., 217.
– lines on his portrait, 255.

Hell-fire Club, incident at the, 238,
Garrick, David, his lines written at note.
Streatham, 324.

“ Herald, The Morning," verses on Mrs.
Garrick, George, 103.

Thrale in the, quoted, 33.
Garrick, Mrs., 106.

Hogarth, William, his portrait of Mrs.
Gas lights introduced into London, 313, Thrale, in the “ Lady's Last
394.

Stake, 24, 177, 337.
Genoa, siege of, 311.

- his impromptu addressed to Mr.
George III., caricature on, 225.

Tighe, 336.
- anecdote of, 232.

Holland, Sir Henry, Bart., 156, 312,
insults offered to him, 294.

343.
Gibbes, Dr., 403, 437, 444.

Holywell, Johnson at, 50.
Gibbon, Edmund, remarks on his style, | Hone, Mr., 404.
312.

Hook, Matilda, 409.
Gifford, W., origin of his “ Bæviad and Hope, 377.
Mæviad," 90.

Huggins, W., the translation of Ariosto,
- his scurrilous lines on Mrs. Piozzi, and Baretti, 56.
121.

Hunt, Mr., 450.

357.

Hunting, Dr. Johnson's opinion of, 47. Johnson, Dr. Samuel, his conversations
Hyde Park, 393.

at Streatham Park, 25, 27.

his interview with Lord March-
“ Imagination's Search after Happi mont, 26.
ness,'' 179.

his epigram on Mary Aston, 28.
Ireland forgeries, the, 291, 293, 298, -- his remarks on Demosthenes and
301, 303.

the Athenians, 29.

- his opinion of, and respect for, Mrs.
Jackson, Humphrey, his connection Thrale, 30, 32.
with Mr. Thrale, 176.

his translations from Boethius,
Jackson, Mr., 186, 187.

31.
James, Sir Walter, 438.

- and tale of the “Fountains," 31.
Jebb, Sir R., 205, 207.

his introduction to Miss Burney,
- anecdote of, 262.

36.
Jekyll, his remark on Lord Stowell, his account of the children of Mr.

Langton, 37.
Johnson, Dr. Samuel, his literary - his story of Bet Flint, 38.
eminence, 1.

his gallantry, 39.
his letter to Mrs. Thrale respect his remarks on his own politeness,
ing “ Thraliana," quoted, 3.

39, note.
his introduction into the family of the moralist and the hatter of
Mr. Thrale, 4, 6.

Southwark, 41.
his account of the rise of Mr. Mr. Thrale's intention of bringing
Thrale's father, 4.

Johnson into Parliament, 42.
visited in Johnson's Court by Mr. assistance afforded by Johnson to
and Mrs. Thrale, 7.

Mr. Thrale in his difficulties, 42.
- disliked by Mrs. Thrale's mother, portrait of Johnson by Doughty,
7.

43.
- his habits, 8.

his attention to domestic economy,
- his extremities of poverty and 44.
want, 8.

and to propriety in dress, 44, 45.
his eating and drinking, 8.

his answer to Sir John Lade, 46.
his favorite dishes, described by his fondness for town life, 46.
Peter Pindar, 9.

his opinion of hunting, 47.
- his affectation of great nicety of - his delight in carriage travelling,
palate, 9.

47.
- his fondness for late hours, 10.

drawback on his gratifications, 48.
- his sterling virtues, 10.

- his diary of a tour in Wales, 49.
his household, as described by - his description of Bâch y Graig,
Lord Macaulay, 11.

49.
society in which he moved, 12, 13. his fondness for fruit, 51.
his reverence for bishops, 13.

his visit to Lord Sandys, 51.
his behavior in the society of his dislike to the Lytteltons, 52.
women, 14.

his rudeness to Sir Lynch Cotton,
his fondness for female society, 52.
15.

his tour in France, 53.
- his admiration for Miss Boothby, instance of his occasional imprac-
16.

ticability, 53.
— and for Molly Aston, 17.

his friendship for, and opinion of,
his wife, 17.

Baretti, 54.
his remarks on love, 17.

his evidence on the trial of Baretti,
probable causes of his long

55.
domestication at Streatham, 18. — Dr. Campbell's description of him,
his complimentary verses on Mrs.

57.
Thrale, 18.

his rapid writing, 58.
his Latin ode to Mrs. Thrale trans his advice to Mrs. Thrale on the
lated by Mr. Milnes, 19.

death of her husband, 62.
his verses on Mrs. Thrale's thirty appointed one of the executors,
fifth birthday, 20, 22.

63.
his gloomy apprehensions of death, his farewell to Streatham, 65, 86.
23.

- his visit to Brighton with the
his dislike at being painted with Thrales, 65.
all his defects, 24.

i - his complaints, 66.

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