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Brand, Rev. John, late Secretary of the Society of Antiquaries,
Account of his books, ii. 83. Prices which some of them
brought at the sale, ii. 270, 306.
Brydges, Mr. John, Account of the Sale of his Library, i. 178.
Biographical Notice of, i. 188.
Britain, State of the Arts in, i. 39.
Bryant, William, Account of the Sale of his Books, ii. 83.
Caxton, various editions of, ii. 314, 316. his 'Knight of the
Tour,' ii. 358.
Cervantes, his Don Quixote alluded to, i. 5,6.
Collins, Antony, Esq. the Freethinker, some account of his li-
brary, ii. 45.
Comedy, origin of the term, i. 351 (in note).
Crotch, Dr. his Lectures' On Music ,' delivered at the Royal In-
stitution, i. 24, 60.
Crowe, Rev. Mr. Analyses of his Lectures On Poetry,' deliver-
at the Royal Institution, i. 27, 288, 285, 311, to $14, 375,
377. ii. 25, 54, 93, 123.
Cumberland, Mr. R. Tendency of his Plays, i. $61.
Davy, Mr. Analyses of his Lectures On Vegetable Chemistry,
and the Chemical Phenomena of Nature,' delivered at the
Royal Institution, i. 23, 48, 87, 154, 185, 218, 255, 514,579,
ii. 27,55, 92, 150, 177.
De Bury, Richard, some Account of, i. 185.
Dibdin, Rev. Mr. Analyses of his Lectures ‘On the History of
English Literature,' delivered at the Royal Institution, i. 24,
57,88, 126, 153, 157.
Director, The, Explanation of the Title, i. 7, 172. (note.)
Dormer, Sir Clement Cottrell, some Account of bis Library, ii.
Drama, Remarks on, i. 349. *. 65, 225.
Dramatic Poetry, Analyses of Mr. Crowe's Lectures thereon,
i. 283, 285.
ESSAYS CONTAINED IN THE DIRECTOR.
1. Introductory, 3.
2. Causes of the Progress of Antient Art, 33.
3. Banks's Statue of Achilles, 65.
4. Connexion between Genius and Patronage, 97.
5. The same, 129.
6. Eminent Antient Artists, 161. On the Structure of our
7. The Life of Proctor, the Sculptor, 193.
8. Sketches of Modern Characters, 225. On the Structure of
our Theatres, 240.
9. On the Art of Good Living, 257.
10. Further Sketches of Modern Characters, 289.
11. On the Gaelic Poems of Ireland, 321.
12. On the Drama, 349.
13 On the Moral Effects of Music, 1.
14 Eminent Antient Artists, 33.
15 On the Drama, 65.
16 A Walk in London, 97.
17 Of Antient Works of Art, 199.
18 The same, 157.
19 Parallels between Art and Science, 193. Utility of Re.
mains of Antiquity, 198. On neglected English Literature,
20 On the Drama, 225. On neglected English Literature, 243.
21 Eminent Antient Artists, 257.
22 The Mirror of Truth, 289.
23 The Alarmist, 321. On the Structure of our Theatres, 329.
24 Discovery of the Authors of the foregoing Essays, by their
different Styles, 367.
Fashionable Friends, remarks on this play, ii. 75.
Fletewode, William, Esq. Sale of his Library, ii. 269.
Fly-flap, a Postscript, in reply to a pamphlet so called, i. 52.
Letter to the Director upon the same, i. 110. Author of the
pamphlet described, ii, 380.
Folkes, Martin, Esq. President of the Royal and Antiquarian
Societies, account of his Library, i. 329.
GALLERY, BRITISH. Account of this Institution,and of the Pictures
exhibited there, i. 29, 62, 91, 139, 158, 190, 221, 225, 287,
318, 342. ii. 28, 58, 124, 151, 178, 361. Advantages of, i.
204, 305. Premiums given for Original and Copied Pictures,
i. 318, 366.
Gough, Mr. bis Library noticed, ii. 148. -
Graphic Muse, Powers and Objects of, i. 9. Her present un-
worthy Occupation, i. 13.
Greece, antient State of the Arts in, i. 36.
Guest, Mr. Douglas, Analyses of his Lectures,' On the State of
the Fine Arts in Spain, and other parts of the Continent,'
i. 186, 220, 308.
Licensing of Theatres, Observations upon, ii. 241.
Literature, reflections on the advantages of, ii. 360.
London, A Walk in-giving some account of the streets, shops,
fashionable furniture, &c. ii. 105.
Lovers' Vows, strictures on this play, ii. 69, 228.
Maglia bechi, some account of, ii. 318, (note), 353.
Manson, Mr. a knowing bookseller in black letter, and prints,
ii. 316, (note.)
Mead, Dr. Account of his Library, i. 303, to 310.
Messiah, Beauties of Handel's Oratorio, so called, ii. 13.
Museum, British, i. 21.
Nelson, Mr. Robert, his praise of Harley, Earl of Oxford,
Opie, Remarks on his Paintings, ii. 362. His reputation, ib.
Osborne, Thomas, (the bookseller), i. 209, to 216.
Palace of Pleasure, by W. Painter; some account of a book so
called, i. 81.
Paradise of Dainty Devises; some account of a book so called,
Proctor, Mr. Thomas, (the sculptor); some account of, i. 193.
Quarles, Francis, Extracts from his “Meditations, Soliloquies
and Prayers'.-Account of this work, ii. 206—243.
Ratcliffe, John, Esq. Account of his Library, ii. 310. Compari-
son between Mr. Wests and Mr. Ratcliffe's Collection, ii. 316.
Biographical notice of, 317.
Rawlinson, Dr. Richard, Account of his Library, i. 365.
Satyres : Bp. Hall's work of toothless and biting Satires, i. 89.
Scarburgh (Sir Charles) Account of the Sale of his Books,
i. 146, 176.
Schiller, his play of the Robbers, ii, 235.
Sebright, Sir John, Sale of the duplicates of his Books, i. 330,
Shakspeare, Character of his plays-in regard to their moral
tendency, i. 361.
Smith, Joseph, Esq. Consul at Venice; some account of his Li-
brary, ii. 48.
Society, Royal, i. 18, 19, 46.
Society, Antiquarian, i. 20, 21.
Specimens of Art, importance of their being good ones, i. 11.
Stafford, Marquis of, Utility of the Exhibition of his collection
of Paintings, i. 11.
Style of writing-modes of discovering the different authors of
the Essays in the Director, thereby, üi. 371.
Stranger, Remarks on the play so called, ii. 236.
Students in painting, divided into three classes, i. 12.
Subjects for the pencil-various ones defined, i. 14, 15.
Theatres, On the Structure of the English, i. 171, 240.
Tillotson's, Abp. Account of the Sale of his Books, i. 151.
Tragedy, Origin of the term, i. 352 (in note).
Vellum, Sir Vicary, his Walk in London, ii. 97.
West, James, Esq. President of the Royal Society. Account of
his Library, ii. 118, 141. Biographical notice of, ii. 170.
Williams, Dr. Some account of his Library, called the Dissent-
ers' Library,' ii. 44 (note).
Wood, Mr. Analyses of his Lectures at the Royal Institution, 'On
Perspective,' i. 187, 189, 219, 282, 311, 341, 378, ii. 26.
Zouche, Sir Timothy, an Alarmist, ii. 322.
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