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544 LETTER from Captain Sentry on the character of

Sir Roger de Coverley, and on his own situation STEELE
545 Letter from the emperor of China to the pope-

Note from Mr. Sly
546 On dishonest dealing-Cibber's Heroic Daughter

- Letter on a generous benefactor
547 Cures performed by the Spectator

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548 Letter on poetical justice

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549 On reluctance to leave the world_Letter from Sir

Andrew Freeport on his retiring
550 Proposal for a new club
551 Translation of Greek epigrams-Letter on law-

phrases
552 Recommendations of industrious tradesmen

Motteux — Harris --- Rowley - Proposals for

new globes
553 On the Spectator's opening his mouth-Com-
mendations of him

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Letter from Oxford correspondents
554 On the improvement of genius
555 Farewell paper and acknowledgments of assist-
ance-Letter from the Academy of Painting

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556 Account of the Spectator opening his mouth
557 On conversation Letter by the ambassador of

Bantam

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558 Endeavours of mankind to get rid of their bur.

thens, a dream
559 The same concluded
560 Letters, from the dumb doctor—from a pert bag-

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561 Account of the widows' club

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562 On egotism-Retailers of old jokes
563 Letters, from a blank-complaining of a choleric

gentleman
564 On making a just estimate of the characters of

mankind
565 On the nature of man-of the Supreme Being ADDISON
566 Letters on military life, by various soldiers UNKNOWN
567 Method of political writers affecting secrecy; spe-

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568 Coffee-house conversation on the preceding paper

- The Whole Duty of Man turned into a libel
569 On drunkenness
570 On petty ambition
571 Advantages of seeking the protection of the Su-

preme Being
572 On quacks
573 Letter from the president of the club of widows UNKNOWN
574 Advantages of content

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575 The present life preparatory to the happiness of

eternity
576 On singularity; the dread and affectation of it
577 Letter from a person supposed to be crazed— Pe.

tition of John a Nokes and Tom a Styles
578 On personal identity_Story of Fadlallah
579 On adultery-Dogs which guarded the temple of

Vulcan
580 On the glories of heaven
581 The author's answer to his correspondents; let-

ters from a lover and young lady
582 On the itch of writing
583 Duty of being usefully employed-on planting
584 Story of Hilpa .
585 The same concluded
586 The use of dreams

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587 The vision of hearts

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588 On self-love and benevolence

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589 On planting-Folly of destroying wood UNKNOWN
590 On eternity

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591 Questions and cases of love
592 Dramatic improvements—Criticisms

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593 On dreams, how to be improved

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594 On calumny
595 On the abuse of metaphors
596 Distresses of a very amorous gentleman
597 The dreams of various correspondents
598 On a merry and serious cast of temper

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599 The cave of Trophonius, a dream

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600 Various opinions of future happiness

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601 On benevolence-Causes which obstruct it . GROVE
602 Advantages of an air of importance in making

love
603 Phoebe, a poem

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604 On a desire of knowing future events
605 A difficult case in love resolved.
606 Embroidery recommended to the ladies
607 Qualities necessary to make marriage happy– the

Aitch of bacon
608 List of persons who demanded the fitch of bacon
609 Letters, on the improper dress of young clergymen

-On antipathies Against embroidery
610 Applause of men not to be regarded_Story of

Gyges
611 Letter from a lady insulted by her seducer-Re-

flections on the subject
612 On the pride of genealogy
613 Letters, on ambition-Eloquence of beggars—from

a lady marked by the small-pox
614 Questions on widows, answered by the love

casuist-Custom of Enborne
615 On fear.
616 On vulgar phrases—Specimen
617 On strained and pompous phrases—Specimen
618 On epistolary poetry
619 Answers to various correspondents
620 The Royal Progress, a poem

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621 On improper pride

622 Memoirs of an honest country gentleman

623 Account of the custom of Enborne
624 Division of mankind into classes-Pursuits of

avarice, ambition, &c.
625 Questions in love solved by the love casuist
626 On novelty
627 Letter to Zelinda from her lover-his death
628 On eternity

Translation of Cato's soliloquy
629 Absurd claims of reward
630 Church music recommended—Improper behaviour

in church

631 On cleanliness

632 Power of numbers--Grotto work-Verses on a

grotto

633 On oratory—Advantages from Christianity

634 On aiming at perfection

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635 Enlargement of the powers of the mind in a

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SPECTATOR.

No. 544. MONDAY, NOV. 24, 1712.

Nunquam ita quisquam benè subductâ ratione ad vitum fuit,
Quin res, ætas, usus, semper aliquid apportet novi,
Aliquid moneat: ut illa, quæ te scire credas, nescias ;
El, quæ tibi putaris prima, in experiendo ut repudies.

TER. Adelph. Act. v. Sc. 4.

No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life,

as not to receive new information from age and experience : insomuch that we find ourselves really ignorant of what we thought we understood, and see cause to reject what we fancied our truest interest.

There are, I think, sentiments in the following letter from my friend captain Sentry, which discover a rational and equal frame of mind, as well prepared for an advantageous as an unfortunate change of condition,

Coverley-hall, Nov. 15,

Worcestershire. I am come to the succession of the estate of my honoured kinsman, Sir Roger de Coverley ; and I assure you

I find it no easy task to keep up the figure of master of the fortune which was so handsomely enjoyed by that honest plain man. I

VOL. VIII.

SIR,

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