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Letter 1. From Mr. West.—Complains of his friend's silence . p. 133

Letter 2. To Mr. West.—Answer to the former.—A translation of some lines from Statius p. 134

Letter 3. From Mr. West,—Approbation of the version.— Ridicule on the Cambridge Collection "of Verses on the marriage of the Prince of Wales p. 138

Preface of the Editor to the subsequent letter . . p. 140

Letter 4. To Mr. West.—On the little encouragement which he finds given to classical learning at Cambridge.—His aversion to metaphysical and mathematical studies . . p. 141

Letter 5. From Mr. West.—Answer to the former, advises his correspondent not to give up Poetry when he applies himself to the Law p. 143

Letter 6. To Mr. Walpole.—Excuse for not writing to him, fcc. . . , . p. 146

Letter 7. From Mr. West.—A poetical epistle addressed to his Cambridge friends, taken in part from Tibullus and a prose letter of Mr. Pope p. 148

Letter 8. To Mr. West.—Thanks him for his poetical epistle. —Complains of low spirits.—Lady Wa I pole's death, and his concern for Mr. H. Walpole .... p. 153

Letter 9. To Mr. Waltole.—How he spends his own time in the country.—Meets with Mr. Southern, the dramatic poet p. 154

Letter 10. To Mr. Walpole.—Supposed manner in which Mr. Walpole spends his time in the country ... p. 157

Letter 11. From Mr. West.—Sends him a translation into Latin of a Greek epigram p. 158

Letter 12. To Mr. West.—A Latin epistle in answer to the foregoing . . . . • . p. 160

Letter 13. From Mr. West, on leaving the University, and removing to the Temple P- 16C

Letter 14. To Mr. West.—A Sapphic Ode, occasioned by the preceding letter, with a Latin postscript, concluding with an Alcaic fragment p. 164

Letter 15. From Mr. West.—Thanks for his Ode, &c.—His idea of Sir Robert Walpole p. 167

Letter 16. To Mr. Walpole.—Congratulates him on his new place.—Whimsical description of the quadrangle of PeterHouse p. 169

Letter 17. To Mr. West.—On his own leaving the University .... p. 171

Letter 18. From Mr. West.—Sends him a Latin Elegy in answer to Mr. Gray's Sapphic Ode ... p. 173

Short Narrative concluding the Section . . p. 175


Connecting Narrative.—Mr. Gray goes abroad with Mr. Walpole. —Corresponds, during his tour, with his parents and Mr. West p. 177

Letter 1. To his Mother.—His voyage from Dover.—Description of Calais.—Abbeville.—Amiens.—Face of the country, and dress of the people . . . . . . p. 179

Letter 2. To Mr. West.—Monuments of the kings of France atSt. Denis.&c.—French Opera and Music.'—Actors,&c. p. 182

Letter 3. To Mr. West.—Palace of Versailles.—Its gardens and water-works.—Installation of the Knights du S. Esprit p. 187

Letter 4. To his Mother.—Kheims.—Its cathedral.—Disposition and amusements of its inhabitants . . p. 191

Letter 5. To his Father.—Face of the country between Rhcims and Dijon.—Description of the latter.—Monastery of the Carthusians and Cistercians .... p. 194

Letter 6. To Mr. West.—Lyons.—Beauty of its environs.— Soman antiquities p. 196

Letter 7. From Mr. West.—His wishes to accompany his friend.—His retired life in London.—Address to his Lyre, in Latin Sapphics, on the prospect of Mr. Gray's return p. 199

Letter 8. To his Mother.—Lyons.—Excursion to the Grande Chartreuse.—Solemn and romantic approach to it.—His reception there, and commendation of the monastery . p. 201

Letter 9- To his Father.—Geneva.—Advantage of a free government exhibited in the very look of the people.—Beauty of the lake, and plenty of its fish .... p. 204

Letter 10. To his Mother.—Journey over the Alps to Turin. '—Singular accident in passing them.—Method of travelling over mount Cenis p. 207

Letter 11. To Mr. West.—Turin.—Its Carnival.—More of

. the views and scenery on the road to the Grande Chartreuse.— Wild and savage prospects amongst the Alps agreeable to Livy's description . . . . - p. 210

Letter 12. To Mr. West.—Genoa.—Music.—The Doge.— Churches and the Palazzo Doria . . . . p. 214

Letter 13. To his Mother.—Paintings at Modena.— Bologna. —Beauty and richness of Lombardy . - . p. 216

Letter 14. To his Mother.—The Apennines.—Florence and its gallery p. 219

Letter 15. To Mr. West.—Journey from Genoa to Florence. '—Elegiac verses occasioned by the sight of the plains where Hie battle of Trebiae was fought .... p. 222

Letter 16. From Mr. West.—Latin Elegy, expressing his wishes to see Italy and Greece .... p. 223

Letter 17. To his Mother.—Death of the Pope.—Intended departure for Boine.—First and pleasing appearance of an Italian spring p. 225

Letter IS. To his Mother.—Cathedral of Sienna.—Viterbo. —Distant sight of Rome.—The Tiber.—Entrance into the city.— St. Peter's.—Introduction of the Cardinal d'Auvergne into the Conclave p. 226

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