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by Burke, to 126. Anecdote of the Marquis's death-bed
conversation with Mr. Lee concerning his pecuniary trans-
actions with Mr. Burke, to 128. Odium incurred by Mr.
Burke, from the affair of Powell and Bembridge, 128. Pro-
bable that he was imposed on himself, 129. Resignation of
Messrs. Burke and Fox, ibid.
They vindicate in Parliament their dereliction of office,
132. Severe attack of Burke upon Lord Shelburne, 133.
Discussion of the peace, and of the Coali-
tion, to 137. Coalition now known to have been first pro-
jec:ed by Burke, 137. He less inconsistent than Mr. Fox
in joining with Lord North, 138. Ministry resign, ibid.
The Coalition party come into office, ibid. Burke's genius
and exertions considered, 10 142. Bons mots of, to 144.
Happy imitation of another's style, ibid. He devotes his
attention to India affairs, 145. Derives momentous infor-
mation from Mr. Francis, ibid. Mr. Francis's important
memorial respecting the Zemindars, ibid. Original letter
concerning, to his friend, Mr. John Burke, 146 to 151.
Character of the Coalition Ministry, 152.
Mr. Fox's East-India Bill, history of, 153 to 156. Mr.
Pite's discussion of, to 158. Burke's defence of, to 162.
Passes the House of Commons, ibid. Thrown out in the
Lords, 164. Ministry dismissed, ibid. His Majesty ap-
peals to the sense of the People, by a dissolution of Parlia-
ment, 165. The People return a majority friendly to Mr.
New Parliament, 165. Mr. Pitt's India Bill compared
with Mr. Fox's, 170. Unworthy treatment of Mr. Burke
in the House, 171.
His motion against Hastings, 173.
Last illness of Dr. Johnson, 175. Burke's affectionate so-
licitude and kindness, ibid. His last visit to the sage, 176.
Suggests a Latin quotation characteristic of Johnson, ibid.
Intellectual, moral, and literary character, to 180. His ad.
miration of Burke, ibid. Review of letters at his death, to
184. Burke chosen Rector of Glasgow University, 183,
His reception by the Scotch literati, 186. Prosecutes a
newspaper for defamation, 187. His villa robbed, 188.
Speech on the payment of the Nabab of Arcot's debts, 190.
Opposes reform in Parliament, 191. His son writes against
Major Cartwright on that subject, 192. Opposes the Irish
propositions, 193 to 195. Rise and progress of the inquiry
about Mr. Hastings, 195 to 216. His acquittal, however
just, no impeachment of the motives and conduct of his pro,
secutors, 221. Burke's eloquent panegyric an Sheridan's
speech on the Begums, 223. Mr. Burke charged with envy.
towards Sheridan by Mr. M'Cormick, 225, Query, In
what should Mr. Burke envy Mr. Sheridan i 226. What are
the proofs of that envy! 227, Commercial treaty with
France, 228. Burke's views of the dispositions of France,
230. His conduct respecting the Test Act justified, 231.
Dr. Priestley's boast that the established church is about to
be blown up, 232. Mr, Pitt joins in deeming the promotion
of the plans of Dissenters inexpedient, when they profess
şuch intentions, ?34. Lord North gains a bey from Mr,
Burke about an example in prosody, 235.
The Regency, 237 Account and character of Burke's
proceedings, to 240. Humorous writings of Opposition,
241. Character of the poetry of Laura Maria, &c, sati,
rized by Mr. William Gifford, 243. Burke's jaunt with
Mr. Windham to Scotland, 244. Beauties of the High-
lands of Perthshire, ibid.-Dunkeld, Blair, faskaly, ibid.
Fair maids of the inn, 245. Anecdote of Mr. Dundas, 246.
Confluence of the Tay and Tummel, 247. Peninsula of
Logierait, ibid.-Ballechin, ibid-Taymouth, 248.--Con-.
versation in Argyleshire with a clergyman about the poems
of Ossian, to 250. Mr. M Cormick charges Burke with
making Hastings's trial a job for his friends, 259. Charge
refuted, 252.- The same ay:hor insinuates that Burke was a
marriage-broker, 253.-Neither evidence nor probability in
support of the charge, ibid. Eurke often in einbarrassed
circumstances, 254-bụt not from vicious habits, 255. Be-
nevolence and liberality of private character, 256. Mistake
about laudanum, in attempting a medicinal application, 257,
Leath of Si: Joshua Reynolds, 257. Burke's character of
af him, 262. Mr. Hamilton endeavours to renew his inters
course with Burke, but without success, to 266,
General end of Government, 268. Old Government of
France, to 272. Remote and immediate causes of its down-
fall, to 275: The fall of the old Government pleasing to
many Britons, from considering the general necessity of a
revolution, not the peculiar features of that revolution, to
280. Burke, reasoning from experience, disapproves of the
Rights of Man doctrines, as he had always done, to 283,
Is accurately informed of the intentions of the revolucionary
readers by Thomas Paine, to 288. Learns from him that it
is their object to revolutionize all countries, ibid. Burke
right in judgment, and consistent in opinion, to 291.
cossions in the House between Messrs, Burke, Fox, and
Sheridan, to 300.
Burke prepares his • Reflections,' 301 to 303. • Reflec-
tions' analyzed, and the intellectual process of Burke's mind
marked; the materials on which his genius operated, the
consistency of his opinions, the profoundess of his reason.
ing, and the justness of his conclusions shewn; the beauty,
sublimity, and pathas exemplified, 305 to 339. Address to
Mr. Burke from the University of Oxford, 341 to 343.-
Conveyed to him by Mr, Windham, ibid. Mr. Burke's
letter to that gentleman, to 345. Account and character of
the admirers and censurers of the · Reflections,' to 347.
Answered by Dr. Priestley, 347. Paine's Rights of Man,'
Part I. doctrines, reasoning, and character of, to 353.-
Effects, 35+. Burke's • Letter to a Member of the National
Assembly,' to 3;6. Discussion between Messrs. Fax and
Burke, to 361. Burke's • Appeal from the New Whigs to
the Old,' to 366. At Margate, ibid. A clergyman under-
takes to instruçt him by a political sermon, 367. Mr.
Mackintosh's · Vindiciæ Gallicæ,' character of, to 372.---
Wisdom in thaf author's mind now takes the place of in-
genious theory, 372. Buike's First Memorial,' 374
Danger of this country in 1792, 375. Paine's · Second
Part,' ibid. Proclamation against seditious writings, 376.
Establishment of Corresponding Societies, 377. Exultation
of the Republicans on the retreat of the Duke of Brunswick,
378. Burke recommends a general confederacy, 380. Sc-
cond Memorial, ibid. Association against Republicans and
Levellers, 391. Discussion of Mr. Fox's conduct, 'to 393.
Splendid display of parliamentary eloquence on the internal
state of the country and war with France, 385. Burke's
very high opinion of Fox, ibid. • Letter to the Duke of
Portland,' 386. Attempts to gain over Fox, 388. Burke's
visit to Oxford, 389. Dr. Winstanley's account of his
learning, 390 and 391. Third Memorial, 392 to 394.-
Death of his brother Richard, ibid. Account of democra-
tical writers, to 397. Corresponding Society, and plan for
a National Convention, 398.
BURKE retires from Parliament, 399.
State of that as-
sembly when he left it, 401. Mr. Windham, to 403. Mr.
Dundas, to 405. Burke's son intended to be his successor
in the Borough of Malton, 405. Joy of the father on his
election, and on his being appointed Secretary to Lord Fitz-
william, 406. Returns from Yorkshire in high spirits with
his son, ibid. Entertains a party of his friends, and ex.
presses his delight at the appointments of his son, ibid. His
friends, seeing the young gentleman's state of health, re-
gret the flattering hopes of the father, 407. In a week
these are blasted for ever, ibid. Tender grief and mag-
nanimous fortitude, to8.
• Letter to Sir Hercules Langrishe,' 408—to the Duke
of Norfolk, 409. Receives a pension for himself and Mrs.
Burke, 410. Mr. M.Cormick's charge of corruption dis-
proved, to 412. Letter about the Duke of Bedford, to 416.
His remarks on seditious meetings, 416. Burke's pursuits
and his retirement, 417. Institution in favour of the chile
dren of Emigrants, 418. Benefit-clubs, ibid. Revered ty
the poor, 419.
Regicide Peace,' 10 423. Answered hy
John 'Thelwall, 424.
BURKE visited by an eminent literary gentleman, 425.--
Guest's impression from the host's first address, ibid. From
his powers of conversation, ibid. Host's account of a diffe-
rence of opinion between himself and David Hume, 426
10 428.--His high praise of Dr. Adam Smith, 428.-Con-
versation on Godwin and paradoxes, 429. Imputes God-
win's theories to a desire of appearing deep when really
shallow, ibid. Comparative merits of majors and minors
in argument, 430. Conversation concerning Fox, ibid.
Remark on Horne Tooke, 431.-On Robespierre and
Louis XVI. ibid. Thinks Boswell's Life the best record
of Johnson's powers, ibid. Appropriately kind behaviour
to juvenile guests, 432. Mr. M.Cormick's account of
Oren's advertisement about him and Mr. Burke, 433.-
Supposes its severity hastened Burke's death, ibid.
If thai were an honour, it is not merited by the author of
the advertisement, because Burke was in good health four
months after, 434. Burke's contempt for petty malignity,
ibid. Writes his last work on proposals for peace with the
Regicide Directory, 435. His health begins to decline,
ibid. Finds his dissolution rapidly approaching, 436–His
conduct at so aweful a period, to 439–Death, ibid.-Fu.
neral, to 440-Last will and codicil, to 452. Summary of
his intellectual and moral character, to the end..