the Dunces, 207. Publishes a poem on
Taste, 1731, 209. Loses his mother at the
age of 93, 210. Calls Curll before the
house of lords for publishing some letters of
noblemen to him, ib. Curll's account of his
obtaining the letters, 211. Publishes a vo-
lume of Letters, 1737, 212. Publishes the
First Part of the Essay on Man, 1733, 214.
History of the Essay on Man, 215. The Es-
say attacked by Mr.Crousaz,as immoral, and
defended by Warburton, 216. His letter to
Warburton, 218. Supposed to have been
made a tool of by Bolingbroke, to spread
his opinions, 219. Endeavours to get his
Essay on Man translated into Latin, ib.
Lives among the great, ib. A report prevail-
ed of Queen Caroline paying him a visit,
which did not take place, 220. Writes an
epistle on the Use of Riches, 1733, ib.
Publishes the Man of Ross, ib. Publishes
his Characters of Men, 1734, 221. Pub-
lishes his Characters of Women, 222.
Duchess of Marlborough, celebrated in that
poem, under the character of Atossa, 223.
Published Imitations of several Poems of
Horace, ib. Such imitations first practised
by Oldham and Rochester, ib. Publishes
some of Dr. Donne's Satires, ib. At open
war with Lord Hervey, 224. Publishes his
last Satires, 225. Never wrote on politicks,
ib. First volume of the Memoirs of Scrible-
rus published by him, in conjunction with
Swift and Arbuthnot, 226. Published two
volumes of Latin poems, written by Ita-
lians, ib. Planned a poem, subsequent to
his Essay on Man, but never completed it,
227. Publishes another book of the Dun
ciad, 228. Is at variance with Cibber, ib.
Celebrates both Cibber and Osborne in the
Dunciad, 229. Account of his latter end,
232. Died May 30, 1744, and buried at
Twickenham, 233. A monument erected to
his memory, by the bishop of Gloucester,
ib. Offended lord Bolingbroke by having
printed 1500 of the Patriot King, more
than Lord Bolingbroke knew of, and not
discovered until the death of Pope, ib.
Account of a difference between Pope and
Mr. Allen, 235. Account of Pope's picture
of Betterton, ib. His person described, 236.
His dress, ib. His method of living and
conversation, 237. The frugality of his do-
mestick character, 239. Proud of his mo-
ney, and the greatest fault of his friends,
poverty, 240. Fond of enumerating the
great men of his acquaintance, ib. His so-
cial virtues, 241. His letters appear preme-
ditated and artificial, 242. Many of the
topicks of his letters contrary to truth, ib.
Viz. contempt of his own poetry, ib. Insen-
sibility to censure and criticism, ib. Dis-
esteem of kings, 243. Contempt of the
world, ib. Scorn of the great, ib. His own
importance, ib. Learned his pretended dis-
content from Swift, 244. Sometimes wanton
in his attacks, and mean in his retreat, 245.

His virtues, liberality, and fidelity of
friendship, ib. Paid Savage 201. a-year,
ib. The report of a defamatory life of
Swift being found in his papers, on inquiry,
appears groundless, ib. Lived and died in
the religion of Rome, 246. Never lost his
belief of Revelation, ib. In his early life a
literary curiosity, and afterwards studied the
living world, ib. Entertained a desire for
travelling, but did not gratify it, 247. His
intellectual character, Good Sense, ib. His
genius, ib. His great memory, ib. Made
poetry the business of his life, 248. Never
wrote on popular or temporary occasions,
249. Never published his works under two
years, ib. Compared with Dryden, ib.
His great care in polishing his works, 250.
Frequently corrected his works after pub-
lication, ib. His prose works characterized,
251. His Pastorals considered, 252. Wind-
sor Forest, 253. Temple of Fame, ib. The
Messiah, 254. The verses on an unfortunate
lady, ib. Ode for St. Cecilia's Day, ib.
Ignorant of the principles, and insensible to
the effects of musick, 255. His Essay on
Criticism, 256. The Rape of the Lock, 258.
Eloise to Abelard, 260. The Iliad, 261.
Observations on the notes to the Iliad,
264. The Odyssey, ib. The notes to the
Odyssey written by Broome, ib. The Dun-
ciad, ib. The design of that poem, ib. His
Essay on Man, 265. His characters of
Men and Women, 267. His lesser poems
considered, 268. The question, whether
Pope was a poet? considered, 271. Copy
of his letter to Mr. Bridges, 272. Criticisms
on Pope's Epitaphs, 274. That on Charles
Earl of Dorset, ib. On Sir William Trum-
bull, 276. On the Hon. Sir Simon Harcourt,
277. On James Craggs, 278. Epitaph in-
tended for Mr. Rowe, 279. Intended for
Mrs. Corbet, 280. Epitaph on the Hon.
Robert Digby and his sister, 281. On Sir
Godfrey Kneller, 282. On Gen. Hen. Wi-
thers, ib. On Elijah Fenton, 283. On Mr.
Gay, 284. Epitaph intended for Sir Isaac
Newton, 285. Epitaph on Edmund Duke
of Buckingham, 286. Writes part of the
Prologue to Sophonisba, 293. The malevo-
lence between him and Philips, 313. Re-
marks on his versification, i. 451. Fate of
the MSS. he left to Lord Bolingbroke, ii.
574. Account of his edition of Shakspeare,
v. 127. View of the controversy between
Crousaz and Warburton, on the Essay on
Man, 184. Crousaz's Observations on his
Opinion of the Ruling passion, 185. Of
whatever is, is right, 187. Messiah in Latin,
vi. 427. See Warton.

Popery, causes why many persons em-
brace it, iii. 409. The Hind and Panther,
published by Dryden, in defence of Pope-
ry, 412.

Population, decayed religious houses, or
want of them, no evidence of a decreasing
population, vi. 61. The flight of every man

a loss to the community, and rogues ought
rather to be made useful to the society they
have injured, than be driven from it, iv. 89.
Portland, earl of, taken up for being
concerned in Waller's plot, iii. 329. Re-
ceives a letter from Waller, advising him to
confess, which he rejects, and applies to
the lords for redress, ib. After being ex-
amined several times by the lords, is ad-
mitted to bail, 331.

Posidippus, his account of human life,
iii. 94...

Posterity, a regard for, ironically de-
scribed, v. 476.

Posthumous Works, thoughts on the pub-
lication of, ii. 574.

Poverty, the afflictive scenes of it de-
scribed, i. 250. The fears of it strongly
excite to activity and diligence, 251. The
folly of those whose negligence and profu-
sion involve them in the miseries of it, ib.
In what cases they are objects of pity, ib.
Why its circumstances are so often regard-
ed with contempt, ii. 229. When only to be
dreaded, 361. The impropriety of reflect-
ing on persons for it, iv. 72.

Power, the effect of necessity, ii. 40.
Praise, to an old man an empty sound,
vi. 259. Of servants, the highest pane.
gyric of private virtue, i. 319. Theprac-
tice of giving unmerited, censured, ii. 27.
The excellency of that which is truly de-
served, 69. The integrity and judgment
with which it ought to be dispensed, ib.
The love of it engages in a variety of means
for attaining it, 197. The general passion
for it shewn, 319.

Prayer and labour should co-operate,

iii. 170.

Prayers by Dr. Johnson, vi. 545.
Precedent, implicit submission to it un
reasonable, ii. 63.

Preceptor, (a plan of education), preface
to the, v. 211.

Precipitation, often fatal to great designs,
i. 206.

Preferment-hunters, characterized,vi.S14.
Presbyterians and Independents, account
of the disputes between them at Oxford,
on the authority of ministers, iv. 564.

Prescience, advantages of, iii. 135.
Prester John, great pains taken by the
Portuguese for the discovery of his country,
v. 206.

Presumption, more easily corrected than
pusillanimity, i. 121.

Pride, generally the source of anger, i.
50. Characterized, ii. 474. Its competi-
tion with idleness, 475. Frequently the
effect of hereditary wealth, iv. 71.

Printing, Mr. Savage's peculiar attention
to correctness in, iv. 65. By subscription,
first tried by Dryden's Virgil, 180.

obscure original, by some supposed to have
been born at Winburne, Dorsetshire: by
others to have been the son of a joiner, in
London, ib. Educated for some time at
Westminster, ib. Received his academi-
cal education at Cambridge, at the expense
of the Earl of Dorset, ib. Took his Ba-
chelor's degree in 1686, and his Master's
by mandate in 1700, ib. Wrote the City
Mouse and Country Mouse 1688, 606.
Secretary to the embassy to the Congress
at the Hague, ib. Gentleman of the Bed-
chamber to King William, 607. Wrote a
long Ode on the death of Queen Mary, ib.
Secretary to the Treaty of Ryswick, in
1697, ib. Secretary at the Court of
France, in 1698, ib. Under-secretary of
State, ib. Wrote the Carmen Seculare, in
1700, 608. Member of Parliament for
East Grinstead 1701, ib. Went to Paris,
with propositions of peace, in 1711, 610.
Recalled from Paris, Aug. 1714, 612. On
his return, taken up and examined before
the Privy Council, ib. Remained in con-
finement for two years, when he was ex-
cepted in Act of Grace, but soon after dis-
charged, 614. Died at Wimpole, Sept.
18, 1721, and buried at Westminster, 615.
Left 500l. for a monument, ib. Copy of
his epitaph, ib. His character, 616. One
of the sixteen Tories who met weekly, ib.
Character of his writings, 618.

Private vices public benefits, how far
they may sometimes prove so, v. 690.

Procrastination, the danger of, iii. 170.
Prodigality, destitute of true pleasure,
and the source of real and lasting misery,
i. 253.

Projects, the folly of, exposed, iii. 15.
The folly of, in general, 48. Projectors
characterized, 82. The folly and wicked-
ness of those who only project the destruc-
tion and misery of mankind, ib. For the
good of mankind, in searching out new
powers of nature, and contriving new works
of art, ought to be encouraged, 85.

Prologue, at the opening of Drury Lane
Theatre, 1747, vi. 324. To the Masque of
Comus, 390. To the Good-natured Man,
391. To the Word to the Wise, 392.

Pronunciation, difficulties in settling it,

v. 8.

Properantia, her letter on the alteration
of the style, i. 500.

Prosapius, his character, i. 90.
Prosperity, often productive of various
infelicities, ii. 137. 350. Obstructs the
knowledge of ourselves, 138. The danger
of, vi. 207.

Prospero, his character, ii. 350.

Prostitutes, reflections on their infamous
and deplorable condition, i. 502. ii. 230.
In what respects objects of compassion,
i. 503.

Prints, observations on the collectors of,
Proverbs, ch. vi. vor. 7-11. para-
Prior, Matthew, his life, iii. 605. Of phrased, vi. 411.
2 Z

Prudence, wherein its province lies, i.
527. Characterized, ii. 551. Exemplified
in the character of Sophron, 552.
Prudentius, the motives on which he
contracted marriage, i. 87.

Prune, Mrs. her treatment of Leviculus,
ii. 276.

Prussia, King of, (the former,) charac-
terized, iv. 580. Account of his Tall Re-
giment, ib. His disagreement with his son,
581. Obliges his son to marry against his
will, 583. Died 1740, 585.

Prussia, King of, (Charles Frederick,)
his life, iv. 580. Born Jan. 24, 1711-12,
ib. Remarkable for his disagreement with
his father, 581. Designed to fly his coun-
try, but discovered by his father, himself
arrested, and his confidant executed, 582.
Obliged by his father to marry, but does
not consummate during his father's life,
583. Applies himself to study and liberal
amusements, ib. Succeeds to the Crown,
1740, 586. Receives his wife as Queen,
ib. Releases the boys marked for military
service, 587. Continues his correspond-
ence with learned men, ib. Governs with
very little ministerial assistance, and ba-
nishes the Prime Minister and favourite of
his father, ib. Grants a toleration of Reli-
gion and Free-Masonry, ib. Institutes the
Order of Merit, ib. Charitable if not li-
beral, ib. Advancement of learning one of
his first cares, 588. Revives his claim to
Herstal and Hermal, ib. On the death of
the Emperor of Germany, claims Silesia,
590. His proceedings in the war for Sile-
sia, ib. Makes peace with the Queen of
Hungary, on surrendering to him the half
of Silesia, 593. Observations on his rea-
sons for enacting and repealing laws, 594.
Account of the Code Frederique, 595.
Epitome of his plan for the reformation of
courts, ib. Proceedings of his army 1742
against the Austrians, 599. Is deserted by
the French, 601. Makes peace, with the
Empress, who surrenders the remaining part
of Silesia, 603. Reforms his laws, and
concludes a defensive alliance with Eng-
land, ib. Raises an army under pretence
of fixing the Emperor in possession of Bo-
hemia, 608. His declaration of reasons
for going to war, ib. The Queen of Hun-
gary's answer to the declaration, 610.
Enters Bohemia with 104,000 men, Aug.
1744, 612. Besieges and takes Prague,
Sept. 1744, 613. Quits Prague, and re-
tires with his army into Silesia, 615. After
several engagements, enters Dresden as a
conqueror, 619.

Public spirit, the duty of, in times of
danger, ii. 410.

Pulpit censure, case of, v. 619.


Punch, the mixture used in making it,
requisite to conversation, ii. 485.
ingredients of both compared, 486.

frequency of them in some cases disap-
proved, i. 533. 536. Instead of hindering
the commission of the crime, they often
prevent the detection of it, 537.

Puritans, their tenets ridiculed, iii. 293.
Puzzle, Will, bis story, ii. 651.
Pyramids, a visit to, vi. 229.
Pyramus and Thisbe, written by Cowley,
when only ten years of age, iii. 149.

QUEBEC, considerations on the establish-
ment of Popery in that province, v. 430.
Quibble, the ill use made of it by Shak-
speare, v. 110.

Quick, Molly, her complaint against her
mistress for only hinting at what she wants,
ii. 519.

Quick, Ned, ready at finding objections,

ii. 636.

Quin, Mr., his friendship for Thomson,
iv. 297.

Quincunx figures, their excellence,iv. 630.
Quisquilius, his extravagancies in in-
dulging an injudicious curiosity, i. 378.

Quixote, Don, the idea of Hudibras
taken from it, iii. 288. The characters
compared, ib. Recommended by Dr.
Sydenham to young physicians, iv. 552.

RAASAY, island of, described, vi. 54.
Rake, the life of one, iii. 1. 11.
Raleigh, Sir Walter, the defects of his
History of the World, ii. 8.

RAMBLER, Vol. i. ii.

Ranger, Tim, his history, ii. 565. Tries
dress, the company of rakes, keeping of
race-horses, and building, but finds no
happiness in any of them, 567. Becomes
a fine gentleman, and a collector of shells,
fossils, &c. hires a French cook, but in all
disappointed, 572.

Rape of the Lock, story on which it was
founded, iv. 176.

Rarities, the choice and study of them
should be subservient to virtue and the
public good, i. $83. 385.

Raschid, his character, a striking example
of the sad effects of insatiable avarice, i.

Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia, the his-
tory of, vi. 161.

Rats, none in the islands of Sky, vi. 79.
Reason, the uncertain continuance of,
vi. 255. The importance of its keeping a
constant guard over the imagination, i. 36.

Rectitude, delineated, ii. 490.

Regimen, rather to be decreased than
increased as men advance in years, iv. 540.
Register, universal, of a new kind, to
what useful purposes it may be applied,
i. 490.

Regret, sometimes both necessary and
useful, ii. 596.

Rehearsal, the character of Bayes de-
signed for Dryden, iii. 404. Written by
Punishments, capital, the severity and Buckingham, assisted by Butler, Martin

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Clifford, and Dr. Spratt, ili. 404. First act-
ed in 1671, ib. The dialogue between Love
and Honour designed for the Duke of
Ormond, 405.

Reid, Andrew, employed by Lord Lyt-
telton in the punctuation of his Life of
Henry II. iv. 407.

Relaxation, the necessity and usefulness
of it with regard to study, i. 411.

Religion, consolations to be found in, vi.
323. The danger of women when they lay
it aside, iii. 2. The pleasure and advan
tages of, i. 209. The use of austerities and
mortifications, 517. Observations on the
change of, in Scotland, vi. 3. A toleration
granted in Prussia, iv. 587.

Remission of Sins, the first and funda-
mental truth of religion, i. 514.

Repentance, the absurdity of delaying
it, i. 333. The doctrine of it embarrassed
by superstitious and groundless imagina-
tions, 516. Unjustly confounded with pe-
nance, ib. Wherein true repentance con-
sists, ib. The completion and sum of it a
real change of temper and life, 517.

Reputation, industry and caution ne-
cessary to support it, ii. 39. Tainted, the
greatest calamity, 167.

Resentment, the effects of, more certain
than gratitude, iv. 72.

Resolution and firmness of mind, neces-
sary to the cultivation and increase of vir-
tue, i. 267.

Resolutions, the fallacious estimate ge-
nerally made, ii. 464. Custom commonly
too strong for, 465.

Restless Tom, short history of, ii. 527.
Retirement, the disadvantages of it
when indulged to excess by men of genius
and letters, i. 69. Rural, the motives of
some persons to desire it, ii. 65.

Retrospection on our conduct, the im-
portance and usefulness of it, i. 37.

Rhodes, isle of, story of the dragon which

ravaged, ii. 411.

Richard II. observations on Shakspeare's
play of, v. 151.

Richard III. observations on Shak-
speare's play of, v. 150.

Richardson's, Jonathan, Treatise on
Painting, gave the first fondness of that
art to Sir Joshua Reynolds, iii. 148.

Richardson, Samuel, his character of
Lovelace taken from the Lothario of the
Fair Penitent, iii. 532. Characterized as a
writer, ib. His paper in the Rambler, i.


Riches, the folly of pursuing them as the
chief end of our being, i. 276. The true
use of, 568. The general desire of them
whence it proceeds, ii. 47. The peace of
life too often destroyed by incessant and
zealous strugglings for them, 48. The arts
by which they are gained frequently irre-
concileable with virtue, 49. Not the cause

of happiness, 565. The general desire for,
597. Not so dangerous as formerly, ib.
Hope of, more than the enjoyment, 598.
What it is to be rich, ib. Avarice always
poor, ib. Story of Tom Tranquil, a rich
man, ib. Best obtained by silent profit
and industry, exemplified in the history of
Ortogrul of Basra, 667. Ill effects of, vi.

Riches (hereditary,) advantages and
disadvantages of, iii. 104.
Ridicule, the business of, comedy, v.

Riding, honours due to the lady who un-
dertook to ride 1000 miles in 1000 hours,
and performed it in about two thirds of
the time, ii. 404. An equestrian statue pro-
posed to be erected to her memory, 405.
Difficulties respecting a proper inscription,

Righteousness, considered, ii. 643.
Rio verde, translations of the two first
stanzas of that song, vi. 415.
Riots, in London (1780), description of,
vi. 532.

Roarer, his character, ii. 109.

Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, life of,
iii. 296. Son of Henry, Earl of Rochester,
ib. Born April 10, 1647, ib. Educated at
Burford school, ib. Entered at Wadham
College, ib. Travelled into France and
Italy, ib. Entered into the sea service, ib.
Early given to intemperance, 297. Gen-
tleman of the Bed-chamber, and Comptrol-
ler of Woodstock Park, ib. Mentioned by
Wood as the greatest scholar of all the no-
bility, ib. His favourite authors, Boileau
and Cowley, ib. Pursues a life of drunken
gaiety, ib. Becomes acquainted with Dr.
Burnet, which produced a total change of
his manners and opinions, 298. Died at
the age of thirty-four, July 26, 1680, ib.
His character, ib. Many things imputed to
him which he is supposed not to have
written, ib. The first edition of his works
printed in the year of his death, Antwerp
in the title-page, 299. Character of his
works, ib. His poem on Nothing criticised,
ib. His Lampoon on Sir Car Scroop, 300.
His Satire against Man criticised, ib. Takes
E. Settle under his protection, 405.

Rolt's Dictionary of Commerce, Preface
to, v. 226.

Romances, the general design of them,
i. 15. Those of the former and present age
compared, 16.

Romans, their donatives rather popular
than virtuous, ii. 398. Made no standing
provison for the needy, ib. Remarks on,
v. 634.

Rome, supplied by Sicily with corn, v.
287. Afterwards supplied with corn from
Africa and Egypt, ib.

Romeo and Juliet, observations on Shak
speare's play of, v. 164.



Rona, account of the island of vi.

Roscommon, Wentworth Dillon, Earl of,
his life, iii. 302. Son of James Dillon, Earl
of Roscommon, born in Ireland, ib. Edu-
cated in Yorkshire, at his uncle's, Lord
Strafford's, ib. Sent to Caen, to study under
Bochart, 303. Is said to have had preter-
natural intelligence of his father's death, ib.
The credit to be given to such intelligence,
ib. Travels into Italy, 304. At the Resto-
ration returns to England, is made Captain
of the Band of Pensioners, and addicts
himself to gaming, ib. Goes to Ireland, and
made Captain of the Guards, ib. Attacked
by three ruffians on his return from the gam-
ing-table, is rescued by a half-pay officer,
to whom he resigns his commission in the
Guards, ib. Returns to England, and mar-
ries a daughter of the Earl of Burlington,
305. Forms a plan of a Society for reform-
ing our language, ib. Purposes to retire to
Rome, but is attacked by the gout, and,
with the assistance of a French empirick,
dies in 1684, and is buried in Westminster-
Abbey, 306. His poetical character, 307.
Dryden's opinion of Roscommon's Essay
on translated Verse, 308. His Art of Poetry
praised, ib. Account of his other pieces,
309. Mrs. Philips's opinion of some of his
works, 310.

Rota Club, account of, and the members,
iii. 235.

Rowe, Nicholas, observations on his
edition of Shakspeare's Works, v. 127.
The first who had three nights of a new
play, iii. 402. His life, 530. Born at Little
Beckford, Bedfordshire, 1673, ib. Edu-
cated at Westminster, under Busby, ib.
A student of the Middle Temple, ib. At
twenty-five produced the Ambitious Step-
mother, 531. Tamerlane in 1702, ib. Fair
Penitent in 1703, ib. Ulysses in 1706.
Royal Convert, 1708, 532. The Biter, a
comedy, 1706, 533. Jane Shore, 1714, ib.
Lady Jane Grey, 1715, ib. Publishes an
Edition of Shakspeare in 1709, 534. Un-
der-secretary to the Duke of Queensberry,
ib. Advised by Lord Oxford to study
Spanish, ib. Succeeded N. Tate as Poet-
Laureat, 535. Land-surveyor of the Cus.
toms, ib. Clerk of the Council to the Prince
of Wales, ib. Secretary of the Presenta-
tions, ib. His life, as prefixed to his trans-
lation of Lucan's Pharsalia, by Dr. Well-
wood, ib. Died Dec. 6, 1718, and buried
in Westminster Abbey, 537. The testi-
mony of Pope in his favour, ib. Chiefly
considered as a tragic author and translator,
538. Character of his works, ib. Pope's
Epitaph intended for him, iv. 279.

Royal Society, inquiry into, What have
they done? ii. 640. Supposed to have
been established, to divert the attention of
the people from public discontent, iii. 551.
Review of the history of, v. 699.

Rudeness to convenience, the progress
of, ii. 639.

Ruling Passion, M. Crousaz's observa-
tions on Pope's opinion of it, v. 185.

Rum, account of the island of, vi. 122.
Land there not more than 21d. an acre,

Rupert, Prince, driven by Admiral
Blake into the Tagus, iv. 441. Afterwards,
into Carthagena, 442. His fleet destroyed
by Blake in the harbour of Malaga, ib.

Rural Elegance, observations in the
praise of, iv. 329.

Rural Situation, a sketch of its peculiar
pleasures and advantages, ii. 66.
the pre-

Ruricola, his observations upon
valence of a fond appetite for news, i. 286.

SABINUS, Georgius, de sacerdote furem
consolante epigramma, iii. 623.
Sacharissa, that character designed by
Waller for Lady Dorothea Sidney, iii. 318.
Salmasius, employed by Charles II. to
write in defence of his father and monarchy,
iii. 225. His character, ib. Publishes his
Defensio Regis in 1649, ib. Answered by
Milton, ib. Leaves a Reply to Milton,
which was published by his son, 227.

Salusbury, Mrs. Epitaph on, vi. 425.
Samson Agonistes, critical remarks on the
beauties and improprieties of that dramatick
piece, ii. 83. Characterized, iii. 279.

Sanderson, Dr. Robert, Bishop of Lin-
coln, his critical nicety in preparing his
lectures, i. 96.

Sannazarius, his inducements to the
piscatory eclogue, i. 175.

Sarpi, Father Paul, his life, iv. 411. Born
at Venice 1552, ib. Educated under his
mother's brother, ib. Studies logick under
Capella of Cremona, ib. Takes the order
of Servites 1566, ib. Publick Professor of
Divinity at Mantua, 412. His great ac-
quisitions in every branch of knowledge
and literature, ib. Several charges laid
against him in the Inquisition, which passed
over, 413. Refused a bishoprick by Cle-
ment VIII. ib. The part he took in the
quarrel between Paul V. and the Venetians,
ib. Attacked by five ruffians employed by
the Pope, and receives fifteen stabs, 415.
Retires to his convent, and writes the His-
tory of the Council of Trent, ib. Died
1623, 416. His character, ib.

Satire, Sir Car Scroop's praise of, iii.

Savage, Richard, his life, iv. 31. Born
Jan. 10, 1697, a son of Earl Rivers by the
Countess of Macclesfield, 32. Left to the
care of his mother, who abandons him, 33.
Committed to the care of a poor woman,
to be brought up as her own son, 34.
Lady Mason, his grandmother, takes some
care of him, ib. His godmother, Mrs.
Lloyd, left him 300l. which was never
paid him, 35. Placed at a small grammar-

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