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LIFE AND WRITINGS

SA MU EL PARR, LL.D.

PREBENDARY OF ST. PAUL'S, CURATE OF HATTON, &c.

BY

JOHN JOHNSTONE, M.D.

FELLOW OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY, AND OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF

PHYSICIANS OF LONDON, &c.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. I.

LONDON:
PUBLISHED BY JOHN BOHN,

HENRIETTA STREET, COVENT GARDEN.

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CONTENTS.

MEMOIRS.

Chapter.

I. From 1746 to 1776 .

II. From 1777 to 1786

III. From 1786 to 1790 .

. 175

IV. Bampton Lectures

. 216

V. Tracts of Warburton and a Warburtonian . 290

VI. Regency—Birmingham Sermons—Test Act . 327

VII. Sequel - Letter to Irenopolis, &c. . . 363

VIII. Wadenhoe-H. Homer-Var. Horace-Dr.

Combe . . . . . 407

IX. Politics, Frend—Gerrald, &c. . . 438
X. French Revolution—Pursuits of Literature-

Persecutions on account of Politics—Death

of Sir William Jones—Bishop of Cloyne 458
XI. Irish Politics--the Alexanders—-Annuity-

Warwick Meetings . . . . 490
XII. Spital Sermon-Alderman Combe-Mr. God-

win-Dr. Samuel Butler-Dr. Burney-Dr.
Charles Parr Burney— Amanuenses — John
Bartlam-Mr. E. H. Barker-Mr. Shackleton 512
.

Chapter.

Page.
XII. B. Graffham-Sir Francis Burdett- Fast Ser-

mon-Change of Ministry—Mr. Robert

Adair—Mr. Fox's Death i . 560
XIII. General Fitzpatrick-Death of Mr. Fox-

Lord Holland and Lord Grenville—Sir
Thomas Tyrwhitt-Mr. Coke-Living of
Buckingham-Lord Chedworth—Rev. Mr.

Eyre . . . . . 580
XIV. Philopatris Varvicensis-Letters from Dr.

Parr, to Mr. Coke-Letters from Mr. Fox,

to Dr. Parr . . . . 607
XV. Persons protected . . . . 627
XVI. Family Affairs
my Awars . .

. 633
XVII. Toleration --Religious Opinions . . 654
XVIII. Metaphysical studies Projected publication

of Collier's Clavis Universalis-Hartley-

Copleston-Dugald Stewart . .700
XIX. Terentianus Maurus, &c. . . . 723
XX. Reviews–Magazines—Parr's lighter Poeti-

cal Compositions—Assistance given to Au-

thors . . . . . 737
XXI. Inscriptions . . . . . 755
XXII. Queen Caroline . . . . 766
XXIII. Journeys—Acquaintance-Correspondence 771
XXIV. Second Marriage —- Reconciliation to his

Grand-children-Habits_Manners .809
XXV. Latter-days-Death . . . 833

M E MO I R S.

VOL. I.

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