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INDEX.

A.

Anglo-Saxons, the, 48.

Anne, age of, ii. 453-455.
ABBAS, vide Benedictus.

Anonymous writing, ii. 566.
Abelard, Peter, 77, 79, 80.

Anselm, 70, 72, 79.
Abuses Stript and Whipt, Introduction Anster, John, ii. 540.
to, quoted, ii. 45-48.

Anstey, Christopher, ii. 306.
Accentual verse, 248, 270.

Apollonius of Tyre, 59.
Achromatic Telescope, ii. 364.

Arabic and other new Learning, 67.
Adam Bede, authoress of, ii. 558.

Arabic numerals, 166.
Adamnan, 40.

Arbuthnot, Alexander, ii. 290.
Addison, Joseph, ii. 248.

Arbuthnot, Dr. John, ii. 262.
Adney, Timothy or Thomas, ii. 404. Arcot, Speech on the case of the Nabob
Adrian, Abbot, 29, 38.

of, quoted, ii. 345, 346.
Adrian IV., Pope, 77.

Ariosto, translation from, 486.
Affliction of Margaret, The, quoted, i. Aristotelian logic, 163.
462-464.

Arithmetic, ii. 138.
Age, Style of the, ii. 550.

Armstrong, Dr. John, ii. 287.
Aikin, Anna L., vide Barbauld.

Art, ostentation of, ii. 565.
Ailred, 103.

Arthurian romance, 141.
Akenside, Dr. Mark, ii. 287.

Artistic, enjoyment of the, ii. 502.
Albert, Abbot, 47.

Arundel MS., quoted, 354.
Albion's England, quoted, 551-556. Ascham, Roger, 442.
Alchemists, 167, 390.

Ash, Simon, vide Fresne, du.
Alcuin, Flaccus. 46.

Asser, 42, 44.
Alderson, Amelia, vide Opie.

Astronomy and astrology, 166.
Aldhelm, Abbot, 29.

Atterbury, Bishop, ii. 205, 263.
Aldred, Archbishop, Curse of, 194. Augustine, Archbishop of Canterbury,
Alexander the Great, romances on, 185. 38.
Alfred the Great, 42, 59, 60, 61.

Austen, Jane, ii. 544, 558.
Alfred, or Alured, of Beverley, 105. Avesbury, Robert of, 174.
Alfric, or Æltric, 59, 61.

Ayton, Sir Robert, ii. 288.
Algebra, advancement in, ii. 136.
Alice of Louvain, 129, 134.
Alison, ii. 544.
Alliterative verse, 204, 245, 249, 262,

B.
265.
Alured, vide Alfred.

Bacon, Francis, 613-617; ii. 143.
Americanisms, ii. 551, 552.

Bacon, Roger, 164, 168.
Amygdala Britannica, quoted, ii. 51–53. Baillie, Joanna, ii, 416, 540, 543.
Anatomy, advancement in, ii. 136, 148. Baker, Sir R. ii. 84.
Ancren Riwle, the, 218-225.

Baldwynne, Richard, 462.
Ancrum, Robert Ker, Earl of, ii. 288. Bale's Kynge Johan, 477.
Anderson, Adam, ii. 360.

Ballad poetry of Scotland, ii. 291 ; New
Andrews, Bishop, 610.

theory of Mr. D. Laing and Mr. R.
Andrews, Miles Peter, ii. 404.

Chambers, ii. 292.
Aneurin, 27, 37.

Balnavis, ii. 290.
Angles and Saxons, 48, 50.

Bannatyne, George, ii. 290.
Anglo-Norman poets, 128, 183.

Barbauld, Mrs., ji. 540.
Anglo-Saxon, vide Original English. Barbour, John, 339.
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Barclay, John, 620.

Bradley, James, ii. 362.
Bards, Welsh, 37.

Brady, Dr. Nicholas, ii. 187.
Barklay, Alexander, 449.

Brahe, Tycho, ii. 136.
Barre, Luc de la, 139.

Brakelonda, Jocelin de, 113.
Barrow, Dr. Isaac, ii. 133, 176.

Brandan, Pilgrimage of St., 130.
Barton, B., ii. 537.

Briggs, Henry, ii. 143, 145, 147.
Bath, Earl of, ii. 316.

Britannia's Pastorals, quoted, ii. 56-58.
Batheaston poetry, ii. 402.

Bromton, Chronicon Joannis, 173.
Battle of the Books, ii. 207; quoted, ii. Brontë, Miss, ii. 558.
224-228.

Brooke, Charlotte, ii. 416.
Baxter, Andrew, ii. 354.

Brooke, Frances (Moore), Mrs., ii. 313,
Baxter, Richard, ii. 132, 188.

316.
Beattie, Dr. James, ii. 306, 355.

Broome, William, ii. 279.
Beaulieu, cide Guichard.

Brougham, Lord, ii. 544.
Beaumont, Francis, 600; ii. 12, 14, 119. Brouncker, Lord, ii. 164, 174.
Becket, Thomas à, 77, 238.

Brown, Thomas, ii. 544.
Beda, or Bede, 30, 41.

Browne, Felicia D., vide Hemang.
Bees, vide Fable of the Bees.

Browne, Sir Thomas, ii. 80.
Behn, Aphra, ii. 121.

Browne, William, ii. 55.
Bellenden, John, 445.

Browning, Mrs., ii. 556, 561.
Bellenden, William, ii. 449.

Browning, R., ji. 556.
Benedict, Bishop, 30, 38, 48.

Bruce, The, quoted, 345–353.
Benedictus, Abbas, 110.

Brunanburg, battle of, 58.
Benoît, 136.

Brunne, Robert de, 238.
Bentham, Jeremy, ii. 544.

Brunton, Mary, ii. 544.
Bentley, Dr. Richard, ii. 205, 224. .

Brut, 134, 198–211.
Beowulf, 57.

Brydges, Sir Samuel Egerton, ii. 40.
Berkeley, Bishop, ii. 353.

Buckhurst, Thomas Sackville, Lord, vide
Beverley, vide Alfred.

Sackville.
Bible, English, 362, 607.

Buckingham, George Villiers (second)
Bigott, Hugh, Rhyming Boast, 196.

Duke of, ii. 113, 119.
Bikez, Robert, 187.

Bull, Bishop, ii. 188.
Blackford, Mary, vide Tighe.

Bunyan, John, ii. 134.
Blackmore, Sir Richard, ii. 69.

Burges, Sir James Bland, ii. 415.
Blackwood's Magazine, ii. 544, 554. Burgess, Bishop, ii. 450.
Blagrave, John, ii. 142.

Burke, Edmund, ii. 328-353, 369, 447,
Blair, Dr., ii. 452.

565.
Blair, Rev. Robert, ii. 286.

Burke's Speech at Bristol, quoted, ii.
Blank verse, 459, 480, 481.

341-344; Letters, quoted, ii. 348–353.
Blenerhasset, Thomas, 463.

Burnet, Bishop, ii. 189, 288.
Blesensis, Petrus, vide Blois.

Burnet, Dr. Thomas, ii. 184, 191.
Blois, Peter of, 82.

Burnett, James, vide Monboddo.
Bloomfield, R., Ïi. 538.

Burney, Frances, ride D'Arblay.
Blundevile, M., ii. 142.

Burns, Robert, ii. 417-446; his poems
Blyth, John, ii. 290.

quoted, ii. 419-444.
Bolingbroke, Lord, ii. 264–269, 335. Buron, Heyle de, 143.
Bologna, University of, 74.

Burton, Robert, 618.
Boniface, St, 31.

Butler, Bishop, ii. 354.
Bonus, Sylvius, vide Coil.

Butler, Samuel, ii. 99.
Books and Libraries, 385-387.

Byron, ii. 518–521, 536, 539, 543, 544,
Books, scarcity of, 47.

556.
Borron, Elie de, 143.

Byron, Commodore, ii. 368.
Borron, Robert de, 142.
Boson, 147.
Boswell, James, ii. 404, 448.
Botany, ii. 137.

C.
Botoner, William, 394.

Cædmon, 57.
Bower, Walter, 175.

Cæsalpinus of Arezzo, ii. 149.
Bowles, Rev. William Lisle, ii. 416, 537. Calculus, vide William de Jumieges.
Boyle and Bentley controversy, ii. 205, Cambrensis, vide Giraldus.
224.

Cambridge, University of, 75.
Boyle, Hon. Charles, ii. 205.

Camden, William, 620.
Boyle, Hon. Robert, ii. 158, 172, 189. Campbell, Dr. George, ii. 354, 451

4+7.

Campbell, Thomas, ii. 417, 508, 511-513, Cobbett, William, ii. 272, 544, 554.
518, 544, 556.

Coil the Good, 27.
Campion, or Champion, Thomas, 505.

Cokayne, vide Land of.
Canterbury, vide Gervase.

Coleridge, ii. 478-496, 543, 544, 556.
Canterbury Tales, quoted, 314-328, 366- College Exercise, quoted, ii. 88, 89.
371.

Colleges, vide Universities.
Canute, Song of, 194.

Collins, John, ii. 179.
Capel, Edward, ii. 451.

Collins, Samuel, ii. 183.
Carew, Thos., ii. 25.

Collins, William, ii. 284.
Carlyle, ii. 557, 561.

Colman, George, ii. 311, 315.
Carter, Elizabeth, ii. 314

Colman, George, the Younger, ii. 414,
Cartwright, Rev. William, ii. 20.
Castell, Edmund, ii. 85.

Colonization, English, 66.
Catharine, St., Play of, 70.

Columba, lives of, 40.
Caw, 27.

Columbus, Realdus, ii. 148.
Caxton, William, 362, 381, 383–385, Comines, Philip de, 394.
395.

Commonwealth, Literature of the, ii. 86
Celestius, 27.

Compass, Variation of the, observed by
Celtic in English, 33.

Columbus, ii. 136.
Celtic Languages, 32.

Complaint, The, quoted, ii. 487.
Celtic Languages, relationship to Gothic, Complaynt of Scotland, 445.
33.

Compound English, vide Third English.
Century, commencement of a new, ii. Conches, William de, 80.
453.

Confessio Amantis, quoted, 334-338.
Ceolfrid, Abbot, 30.

Congreve, William, ii. 273.
Chalmers, George, ii. 408, 451, 544. Conquests, three kinds of, 61.
Chapman, George, 572, 593.

Conversation, quoted, ii. 377.
Chapone, Hester (Mulso), Mrs., ii. 314. Cony beare, John J, 55.
Chardry, 186.

Copernicus, his System of the Universe,
Charlemagne, Anglo-Norman poem, 132. ii. 136.
Charles I., ii. 38, 59.

Corbet, Bishop, ii. 21.
Charter, The Great, 150.

Cork, Earl of, ii. 316.
Chatterton, Thomas, ii. 309.

Cormac MacCulinan, 35.
Chaucer, Geoffrey, poetry of, 266–328. Coster, Lawrence Janszoon, 379.
Chaucer, prose of, 366, 434.

Cotes, Roger, ii. 179.
Chaucer's Verse, 269-290.

Cotton, Charles, ii. 114.
Chemistry, ii 137.

Cowley, Abraham, ii. 98, 119.
Cheselden, William, ii. 183.

Cowley, Hannah (Parkhouse), Mrs., ii.
Chesterfield, Earl of, ii. 316.

311, 312
Chettle, Henry, 597.

Cowper, William, ii. 183.
Child, Sir Josiah, ii. 204.

Cowper, William, (the poet,) i. 370-
Chillingworth, William, ii. 63.

381.
Chorus in English plays, 480.

Crabbe, George, ii. 370, 371, 417, 508,
Chrétien de Troyes, 142, 143.

509, 513-516, 518, 556, 565; his poems
Christabel, quoted, ii. 490.

quoted, ii. 511-516.
Chronicle Histories (Dramatic), 476. Crabtree, William, ii. 146.
Chronicle, The National, 58, 60.

Cranmer, Archbishop, 438.
Chroniclers, Anglo-Norman, 132.

Crashaw, Richard, ii. 20.
Chroniclers, English, 395, 620; ii. 84. Critical Element, ii. 566.
Chroniclers, French, 394.

Critical Writers of the Eighteenth Cen-
Chroniclers, Latin, 90, 91, 171, 393.

tury, ii. 360.
Churchill, Charles, ii. 53, 305.

Croly, G., ii. 510.
Churchyard, Thomas, 462.

Cromwell, Oliver, ii. 34-36, 41, 42, 105–
Sibber, Colley, ii. 274.

109, 200, 201.
Clapperton, ii. 290.

Cromwell, Richard, ii. 109.
Clare, J., ii. 538.

Crowne, John, ii. 119.
Clarendon, Edward Hyde, Earl of, ii. 121. Cudworth, Dr. Ralph, ij. 132.
Clarke, Dr Samuel, ii. 353.

Cumberland, Bishop, ii. 188.
Classical Learning, 83-87, 416-433, 620; Cumberland, Epistle to the Countess of
ii. 85. Vide Latin and Greek.

quoted, 561, 562
Cleveland, John, ii. 33-42; his poems, Cumberland, Richard, ii. 311, 415.
quotel, ii. 36-42.

Cuminius, 40.
Cobbe, James, ii. 401.

Cunningham, A., ii. 539.

Curse of Kehama, quoted, ii. 498-500.

E.
Cuthbert, St., 31.

Eadmer, 89, 101.
D.

Earle, Bishop, ii. 77.

Earliest English Scholarship, Decay of,
Dalrymple, Sir David (Lord Hailes), ii. 41.
359.

Eastern Tale, quoted, ii. 531-533.
Dalrymple, Sir John, ii. 359.

Economy of Vegetation, quoted, ii. 385–
Dalton, ii. 545.

392, 396.
Daniel, Samuel, 505, 556–562, 619. Eddius Stephanus, 32.
D'Arblay, Frances (Burney), Madame, Edgeworth, Miss, ii. 544, 558.
ii. 313, 448, 544.

Edinburgh Review, ii. 544, 554.
Darwin, Dr. Erasmus, ii. 381-399. Edwards, Richard, 484.
Davenant, Dr. Charles, ii. 204.

Egbert, Archbishop, 38, 47.
Davenant, Sir William, ii. 114, 119. Egyptian Maid, quoted, ii. 474-477.
David, chanson by, 134.

Eighteenth Century, latter part of the, ii.
Davie, Adam, 240.

369.
Davies, Sir Jolin, 577.

Electricity, Progress of Discovery in, ii.
Davy, Sir Humpiry, ii. 545.

365.
Day Dream, A, quoted, ii. 491, 492. Elizabethan age, 461, 546, 606; ii. 453,
Decasyllabic verse, 270.

454, 455, 543.
Decker, Thomas, 597.

Elizabethan Prose Writers, 495, 606
Dee, John, ii. 140.

Ellis, George, ii. 451.
Defoe, Daniel, ii. 270, 294.

Elmham, Thomas de, 394.
Dejection, quoted, ii. 484, 485.

Elyot, Sir Thomas, 437.
Della Cruscan Poetry, ii. 402-407. Emerson, Williamı, ii. 364.
Denham, Sir John, ii. 33.

English, England, original form of these
De Quincey, Thomas, ii. 554, 557.

names, 51.
Devises, ride Richard.

English Language, 48, 49, 50, 52.
Dibdin, Charles, ii. 447.

English Language, Antiquity of, 50.
Diceto, vide Ralph.

English Language, its Connection with
Dickens, ii. 557.

Welsh and Irish, 33.
Diction, vide Expression.

English Language, its Family, 25, 49.
Digges, Leonard and Thomas, ii. 141. English Language of 12th and 13th cen-
Dillon, vide Roscommon.

turies, 158.
Dollond, John, ii. 364.

English Language, Peculiarities of, 66.
Domesday Book, 115.

English Language, Resurrection of, in
Don Juan, quoted, ii. 520.

the 14th century, 190.
Donne, Dr. John, 579-583, 611.

English Language, Revolutions of, 52,
Door-posts, ii. 78.

152, 155, 160, 161, 191, 192.
Dorset, Charles Sackville, Earl of, ii. 114. English Literature, Antiquity of, 51.
Dorset, Thomas Sackville, Earl of, ii. 114. English Scholarship, Decay of the ear-
Douglas, Gawin, 456.

liest, 41.
Douglas of Glastonbury, 395.

English, Second, 193.
Drama, and Dramatic Writers, 467, 470, English Verse, Remains of early, 193.

475, 482, 487; ii. 12, 119, 273, 309. Erigena, Joannes Scotus, 89, 79.
Dramatic Poetry, ii. 543.

Erskine, Thomas, ii. 544.
Dramatists, Early English, education of, Essayists, vide Periodical.
494.

Este, Rev. Charles, ii. 404.
Drant, Thomas, 504.

Ethelbert, Laws of, 59.
Drapier, M. B., vide Letters.

Ethelstan, 43.
Drayton, Michael, 490 563–568.

Ethelwerd, 43.
Drummond, William, 577; ii. 288. Etherege, Sir George, ii. 119, 186.
Dryden, John, ii. 115-119, 186, 187. Euclid, first English translation of, ii
Du Bartas, translation of, and Sylvester's 140.
dedication, quoted, 570-572

Euphuism, 495.
Dufay, ii. 366.

Euripides, Translation from, 486.
Dunbar, William, 456.

Europe, Languages of Modern, 23.
Dunciad, quoted, ii. 246-248.

Evelyn, John, ii. 187.
Dunstable, Ralph, 89.

Everard, 137.'
Dunstan, 45.

Exactness in writing, ii. 564, 565.
Durham, or Dunelmensis, vide Simeon. Exeter, Walter of, 187.
Dyer, John, ii. 276.

Expression, Fashion of, ii. 548.

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