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to Hoole's Tasso, and Detection
of the Imposture of the Cock
Lane Ghost, ii. 153. Boswell be-
comes acquainted with him, ii.

155.
1764. The ‘Literary Club'founded,

ii. 271. Afflicted with a severe
return of his hypochondriac dis-
order, ii. 277. Writes a review
of Granger's. Sugar Cane,' and of
Goldsmith's Traveller,' ii. 277.
Visits his friend Dr. Percy, in

Northamptonshire, ii. 282.
1765. Visits the University of Cam.

bridge, ii. 283. Created Doctor
of Laws by Dublin University,
ii. 288. Is introduced into the
family of Mr. Thrale, ii. 299.
Gives to the world his edition of

Shakspeare, ii. 298.
1766. Writes the noble dedication

to the king of Gwyn's 'London
and Westminster improved,' and
“The Fountains,' a fairy tale,

iii. 8.
1767. His interview with King

George III., iii. 19. Interesting
extract from his devotional re-
cord, iii. 30. Writes dedication
to the King of ' Adam's Treatise

on the Globe,' iii. 31.
1768. Writes prologue to Gold.

smith's Good-natured Man,

iii. 35. Visits Oxford, iii. 35.
1769. Appointed professor in an.

cient literature to the Royal Aca-
demy of Arts, iii. 65. Passes the
summer at Oxford, Lichfield, and
Brighton, iii. 66. Appears at the
Old Bailey as a witness on the

trial of Baretti for murder, iii. 98.
1770. Publishes 'The False Alarm,'

iii. 120.
1771. Publishes 'Thoughts on the

late Transactions respecting Falk-
land's Islands,' iii. 151. Design
of bringing him into parliament,
iii. 154. Engaged in preparing a
fourth edition of his folio Dic-
tionary, iii. 182.

1772. Writes 'Defence of a School-

master,' and ' Argument in sup-
port of the law of Vicious Intro-
mission,' iii. 222. Interesting
sketches of the state of his mind

at this time, iii. 228.
1773. Publishes new edition of his

folio Dictionary, iii. 238. Writes
preface toMacbean's Dictionary
of Ancient Geography,' and Ar.
gument in Favour of Lay Pa.
trons, iii. 238.

At sixty-four,
attempts to learn the Low Dutch
Language, iii. 307. Injures his
eyesight by the imprudent use of
small print, iii. 307. His journey
with Boswell to the Hebrides, iv.
1. Presented with the freedom

of the town of Aberdeen, iv. 91.
1774. Engaged in writing his ‘Jour.

ney to the Western Islands,' v.
178. Makes a journey into North
Wales with Mr. and Mrs. Thrale,
v. 194. Spends some time with
Mr. Burke at Beaconsfield, v. 216.

Writes 'The Patriot,' v. 217.
1775. Publishes his Journey to

the Western Islands of Scotland,'
v. 233. Publishes “Taxation no
Tyranny,' v. 248. Receives his
diploma as Doctor of Laws from
the University of Oxford, v. 270.
Makes a tour to France with Mr.

and Mrs. Thrale, vi. 1.
1776. Writes Argument in sup-
port of the Right of immediate
and personal Reprehension from
the Pulpit, Proposals for an Ana.
lysis of the Scotch Celtic Lan-
guage, and a Defence of the
Booksellers from the Charge of
making exorbitant Profits, vi. 49.
Pays a visit to Oxford and Lich.
field, iv. 67. Visits Bath with Mr.

and Mrs. Thrale, vi. 164.
1777. Engages with the booksel.

lers to write The Lives of the
English Poets,' vi. 240.

Writes
Dedication to the King of the Post-
humous Works of Dr. Pearce,

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vi. 244. Exerts his humane and His last Illness and Death, viii.
zealous interference in behalf of 393. 418. ; ix. 125. 152. 177, 178.
Dr. Dodd, vi. 275.

29. 311. 327. His will, viii. 402.
1778. His visit to Bennet Langton, His funeral in Westminster Ab-
at Warley Camp, vii. 224. His bey, 419. 424.

His monument in
home made uncomfortable by the St. Paul's, viii. 423. His epitaph
perpetual jarrings of those whom by Dr. Parr, viii. 424. Chrono
he sheltered under his roof, vii. logical catalogue of his prose
230.

works, X. 300. List of various
1779. Publishes the first four vo- portraits of him, x. 311. List of

lumes of his 'Prefaces, biogra. various designs intended to be
phical and critical, to the most executed by him, X. 294.

His
eminent of the English Poets,' vii. general character, by Boswell,
237.

viii. 425.
1780. Employed in the completion Johnson, Charles, author of 'Adven.

of the 'Lives of the Poets,' vii. tures of a Guinea,' iv. 307, 307 n.
308.

Johnson, Samuel, author of "Hurlo
1781. Completes his 'Lives of the Thrumbo,' v. 23 n.

Poets,' viii. 1. Loses his friend Johnson the equestrian, ii. 172, 173 n.
Mr. Thrale, viii. 59. Is appointed ' Johnsoniana,' the collection
one of his executors, viii. 60. called, vi. 60, 60 n. ; vii. 179.
Loses his friend Mr. Strahan, viii. Johnston, Arthur, his poems, ii. 218. ;
78. Plans a life of greater dili. iv. 96, 96 n.
gence, viii. 118.

Visits Oxford, Johnston, Sir James, x. 102.
Birmingham, and Lichfield, viii. Jones, Sir William, ii, 140 n.; vii. 261.
118.

Jones, Philip, vi. 75.
1782. Loses his old friend Robert Jones, Miss, ii. 78 n.

Levett, viii. 121. Declining state Jonson, Ben, v. 155.
of his health, viii. 126. Visits Jorden, Rev. Mr., i. 58, 59, 60. 80 n.
Oxford, viii. 137. Takes a part. Jortin, Dr. John, his ' Sermons, vii.
ing adieu of Streatham; his 79. ; viii. 46. ; ix. 142. His laconic
prayer on leaving Mr. Thrale's epitaph, viii. 46 n.
family, viii. 144. Reads a book of Joseph Andrews, ix. 322
the Æneid every night for twelve

Journal of life, its utility, ii. 218. ; iii.
nights, viii. 213.

254. ; v. 303. ; vii. 42. ; viii. 166.
1783. Attacked with a stroke of Judges, v. 148. 285.

the palsy, viii. 221. Visits Lich. Judgment, v. 298.
field and Oxford, viii. 227 n.

In-Junius, iii, 152.; vii. 248. ; viii. 307.
stitutes the Essex Head Club, Justamond, John Obadian, vi. 238 n.
viii. 249. Seized with a spasmodic Juvenal, v. 106. ; vii. 89, 89 n. Holya
asthma, viii. 251.

day's notes on, viii. 317.
1784. Visits Oxford, viii. 283. His
friends project a tour to Italy for

K.
the benefit of his health, viii. 328.
$39. 350. Visits Lichfield, Birm- Kaimes, Henry Home, Lord, i. 165.;
ingham, and Oxford for the last iii. 43. 93. 234. ; iv. 304.; v. 112. ; ix.
time, viii. 356. His extraordi- 144. His Elements of Criticism,
nary expiatory visit to Uttoxeter, ii. 166. ; vii. 78. His ‘Sketches of
viii. 378.; X. 103.

Man,' vii. 78. 198. 215.
VOL. X.

A A

Kearney, Rev. Dr. Michael, i. 194 n.;
vii. 103. 286 n. ; viii. 46.

L.
Kearsley, George, bookseller, i.
250 n.; viii. 44.

Lade, Sir John, viii. 413. ; ix. 38.
Kedleston, v. 196. ; vi. 300.

Verses on his coming of age, viii.
Kellie, Thomas, sixth Earl of, vi. 312. 414.
Kelly, Hugh, vi. 245. ; viii. 411. ; ix. Landlords, iii. 103. ; iv. 215. ; v. 25.
132.

35. ; vii. 80.
Kemble, John Philip, viii. 236. Langley, Rev. Mr., v. 195.
Kempis, Thomas à, vii. 54, 54 n. Langley, Charles, husband of' Alley
Ken, Bishop, v. 311.

Croker,' vii. 84 n.
Kennedy, Rev. Dr., ii. 133.

Langton, Bennet, i. 118. 294, 294 n.;
Kennedy, Dr., his tragedy, vii. 68. viii. 407. ; ix. 219. ; x. 57. 138. His
Kennicot, Dr. Benjamin, iii. 142, Collectanea of Johnson's sayings,
142 n.

vii. 350.
Kenrick, Dr. William, ii. 300, 300 n.; Langton, Miss Jane, vi. 168. John.
iii. 53. ; iv. 305, 305 n.; vii. 90.

son's letter to, iii. 159. ; viii. 267.
Kepple, Lady Elizabeth, iii. 99 n. Langton, Peregrine, ii. 341.
Kerr, James, iv. 32.

Langton, Bishop, i. 295 n.
Kettel, Dr. Ralph, ij. 41 n.

Language, viii. 213. Origin of, viii.
Kilmorey, John, tenth Viscount, v. 198. Of an ancient author, not to
197. ; X. 271.

be modernised, viii. 318. On writ-
Kindersley, Mr., X. 269.

ing verses in a dead, v. 319.
Kindness, vi. 327. ; viii. 140. ; ix, 119. Languages, ii. 245. ; iii. 12. 81. 183. ;
King, Rev. Dr., ii. 32 n.; V. 311 n. ; vi. 24. 154. ; ix. 255. Irish and
vii. 171.

Gaelic, iii. 183. Chinese, vii. 198.
King, Archbishop, his Essay on Poets, the preservers of, vi. 154.
Evil,' vii. 283 n.

The pedigree of nations, iv. 242.
Kings, their situation, ii. 206. 226.; Lapidary inscriptions, inaccuracy of,
iii. 23.; viii. 19.

vii. 239, 239 n.
King's-Head Club, ii. 218.

Latin, ix. 148. 310. Latin epitaphs,
Kippis, Dr. Andrew, iii. 157. ; iv. iv. 164, 164 n.
89 n.; vii. 317, 318 n.

Laud, Archbishop, his diary, iii. 251.
Knapton, Messrs., booksellers, ii. 211. Lauder, William, his forgery against
Kneller, Sir Godfrey, vii, 66, 67 n. Milton, i. 269, 269 n.
Knight, Lady, ii. 275. ; iii. 9 n. Anec- Law, vi. 57. Profession of, vi. 23,
dotes by, x. 48.

24 n. Opinions as to the study and
Knitting, v. 303. ; vii. 72.

practice of, ii. 289. 312. ; iii. 3. 36.
Knowledge, ii. 194. ; iii. 260.; V. 303. ; 253. ; iv. 87. ; vi. 23, 24 n. 57. ; ix.
vi. 79.; vii. 188.; ix. 4. 70. 78. 44. 136.

Cicero's defence of the
Every-day the best, ix. 4. 70. 78. study of, iii. 37 n.
Knowles, Mary, quakeress, vi. 198. Law, Dr. Edmond, Bishop of Carlisle,

200 n. ; vii. 126. 129. 138. 142. 144. vii. 304, 304 n.
Her theological dialogue with John- Law, William, viii. 287 n. 297. His
son, vii. 144. ; x. 15. 106.

Serious Call,' i. 69, 69 n. 137,
Knox, John, iv. 58.

137 n.; ix. 153.
Knox, Rev. Vicesimus, i. 261. ; viii. Lawrence, Sir Thomas, ii. 82 n.

333. His character of Johnson, x.153. Lawrence, Dr. Thomas, ii. 82. ; v.
Knox, John, on Johnson's Journey 228. ; vi. 140. ; vii. 309. ; viii. 128.;
to the Hebrides,' v. 237.

X. 265, 265 n.

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Laws, vi. 38. 143.

ing, viii. 211. Of the press, iii. 53. ;
Lawyers, ii. 312. 324. ; vi. 57.; viii. 48. vi. 130. Of the pulpit, vi. 181.
Lay patronage, argument in defence | Liberty and necessity, viii. 433.
of, ii, 319.

Libraries, iv. 60 n. ; ix. 172.
Laziness, iv. 251. ; ix. 148.

Licensed stews, vi. 134.
Lea, Rev. Samuel, i. 46.

Lichfield, vi. 97.
Learned ladies, ix. 129.

Liddell, Sir Henry, iii. 200 n.
Learning, iv.55. 79. ; v. 131. 310. ; viii. Lies, ii. 120. 220.
212.

Life, rules for the conduct of, viii.
Leasowes, v. 214.

140. Dryden's lines on, viii. 304.
Lectures, on the practice of teaching Human, viii. 331.

Reflections on,
by, ii. 310.; viii. 68.

ii. 135. ; ii. 3. ; vi. 175. 219. 202.;
Lee, Alderman, vi. 198, 198 n.

ix. 31. 53. 71. 97. 175.
Lee, Arthur, vi. 189. 196.

• Lillibullero,' ballad of, v. 290, 291 n.
Lee, John, vii. 52, 52 n.

Linen, advantages of wearing, iv.
Leechman, Dr. William, iv. 66, 66 n.; 229.
v. 115.

Lintot, the bookseller, i. 112.
Leeds, Francis, fifth Earl of, vii. 361. Literary Club,' founded, ii. 272. 320,
Legitimation by subsequent mar- 321. 323. 325. ; iii. 279. 299. ; iv.
riage, vi. 88, 88 n.

111. ; v. 255. 288, 288 n. ; vi. 235.
Leibnitz, iji. 183. ; v. 12.

248. 263. ; vii. 59, 59 n. 122. 375.;
Leicester, Robert Dudley, Earl of, v. ix. 47. Complete list of its mem-
201.

bers from its foundation to the pre-
Leisure, the source of intellectual im- sent time, ii. 325.
provement, iii. 258.

* Literary Anecdotes,' Nichols's, a
Leith, iv. 49.

storehouse of facts and dates, viii.
Leland, Rev. Dr. Thomas, ii. 288. ; 374.
vi. 243. ; vii. 158.

Literary fame, v. 303.
Lenox, Mrs. Charlotte, i. 307, 308.; | Literary fraud, i. 304. ; ii. 72. 125.

ii. 134 ; v. 222. ; vii. 358.; viii. 272. | Literary Journals, iii. 25.
Leslie, Charles, viii. 287 n.

Literary man, life of, viii, 76.
Letter-writing, viii. 80.

Literary property, ii. 222. ; iii. 302.;
Letters, sanctity of private, iii. 49. iv. 70.;. viii. 100.

• None received in the grave,' viii. Literary reputation, iii. 276.
415, 415 n.

Literature, good, superfetation of the
Levellers, ii. 233.

press prejudicial to, vii. 188. Small
Lever, Sir Ashton, viii. 337, 337 n. quantity of, in the world, vii. 151 n.
Levett, Robert, i. 185.; viii. 121. ; Dignity of, vii. 159.

x. 45. 82. 258. 263. Verses to the me. Little books, ix. 255.
mory of, viii. 122.

Liturgy of the Church of England,
Lewis, David, his lines to Pope, viii. ix. 130.
309.

Liverpool, Charles Jenkinson, first
Lewis, Francis, i. 266, 266 n.

Earl of, vi. 282.
Lexiphanes,' Campbell's, iii. 31, 31 n. *Lives of the English Poets,' vi, 149.
Libels, v. 23. ; vi. 60. 130. From the 194. 240. 331. ; vii. 168. 236. 253. 267.

pulpit, vi. 181. On the character 308. ; viii. 1–36. ; ix. 213. 250.
of the dead, vi. 130.

Lleweney, v. 199, 200, 201. ; viii. 288 n.
Liberty, iii. 53. ; vii. 258. Political, iii. Lloyd, Dr., Bishop .of St. Asaph, v.
53. Of conscience, iii. 291. Of teach.

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168 n.

Lloyd, Mr., quaker, of Birmingham, Lord Chancellors, mode of choosing,
vi. 87. 89.

iii. 186.
Lloyd, Humphry, the antiquary, v. | Loudoun,John, fourth Earl of,v.118 n.
201.

Loudoun, Lady Margaret Dalrymple,
Lloyd, Olivia, quakeress, i. 97.

Countess of, vii. 231.
Lobo's 'Account of Abyssinia,' i. 90. ; Loughborough, Lord, ii. 141. 143. 158,
vi. 122.

159. ; v. 299 n. ; vi. 116, 117. ; viii.
Local attachment, iii. 108.
Locality, viii. 227.

Louis XIV., iii. 26. ; vii. 192.
Lochbuy, the Laird of, v. 81, 82 n. Lovat, Simon, twelfth Lord, i. 208. ;
Lochbuy, Lady, v. 82.

iv. 246 n. ; v. 149.
Loch Lomond, v. 109. ; vii. 256. Love, ii. 151. ; iii. 137. ; v. 306. ; vi.
Lock, William, of Norbury Park, viii. 92. ; vii, 19. ; viii. 55. ; ix. 76.
11.

Love and Madness, viii. 177. A play,
Locke, John, iv. 93 ; vii. 355. His viii. 55.

verses to Dr. Sydenham, iv. 94. His Loveday, Dr. John, iii. 302 n.
plan of education, vii. 222.

Lovibond, Edward, i. 111.
Lodgings, list of Johnson's various, in Low company, viii. 316.
London, i. 217. ; vii. 288.

Low Life, v. 38.
Lofft, Capel, viii. 276.

Lowe, Mr., i. 41. 43.
Lombe, John, his silk-mill at Derby, Lowe, Mauritius, painter, vii. 252.
vi. 306.

346 n.; viii. 192.
London, i. 110. 114. ; v. 278. 301 n.; Lowth, Dr. Robert, Bishop of Lon-

vi. 138. 322. ; vii. 77. 87. 149. 227. don, iii. 23. ; iv. 80. 130.; vi. 181.
282. ; viii. 152. 380. The great field | Lowther, Sir James, the miser, iv. 116.
of genius and exertion, i. 110. 'Art Lowthers, family of the, iv. 117.
of Living' in, i. 114. Johnson's Lucas, Dr. Charles, ii. 65 n.
poem of, i. 129. 132. 140. 142. 144.

Lucian, vi. 126 n. ; vii. 380.
222. Johnson's love of, ii. 76. 202. ; Lumisden, Andrew, vi. 20.
iii. 134. 148. 75. ; vi. 323. ; vii. 87. Lunardi, aëronaut, viii. 361, 362.
249.; viii. 363 n. The fountain of · Lusiad,' viii. 246.
intelligence, v. 183. No place where

Luton Hoe, viii. 96.
economy can be so well practised as Luxury, iii. 202. 256. ; iv. 56. ; v. 102.

;
in, vii. 249. State of the poor in, vi. 178. ; vii. 54. 123. 135.
vii. 282. Too large, v. 301. Mode Lydiat, Thomas, i. 225 n.
of choosing its mayors, vii. 220. Lye,& Edward, his Saxon Dictionary,
Pennant's ' Account' of, vii. 113. ii. 321.
Shopkeeper, iv. 80. 82 n., 83. No Lyttelton, George, Lord, ii. 3. 14;
place cures a man's vanity so well iii. 23. 140. 260 n. 280. ; iv. 164.; V.

9 n. 213. ; vi. 77. 150. ; vii. 334. ; viii.
London Chronicle,' ii. 72. 275. ; iii. 27.; ix. 135. 254. ; x.114. His 'Life of
108. 246. ; vii. 48. ; viii. 52.

Henry II.,'iii. 23. 260 n. ; vi. 150 n.
Londoners, iii. 105. ; v. 35.

Johnson's Life of, viii. 27. His
Long, Dudley. See North, viii. 48. 56. • Dialogues of the Dead,' vi. 77. ;
Longitude, ii. 54.

viii. 28.
Longlands, Mr., iii. 223.

Lyttelton, Thomas, Lord, his vision,
Longley, John, vii. 356 n.

viii. 302 n.
Lonsdale, first Earl of, iv. 116.

Lyttelton, Mr., uncle of Lord Lyttel.
Looking.glasses, vi. 13.

ton, iii. 162. ; vi. 176 n.
Lopez de Vega, ix. 24.

Lyttelton, Miss, vi. 176 n.

as, iii. 134.

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