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under the general heading of Peter's Net.

Janus Weathercock. The afterwards notorious Wainwright,
the forger and poisoner.

The Athenceum has been hoaxed. The poem in question had
appeared in Hone's Year Book (1831) under the date 30th April.
It was entitled "The Meadows in Spring," and was thus pre-
faced by its author, who signed himself "Epsilon": — "These
verses are in the old style ; rather homely in expression ; but I
honestly profess to stick more to the simplicity of the old
poets than the moderns, and to love the philosophical good-
humour of our old writers more than the sickly melancholy of
the Byronian wits. If my verses be not good, they are good-
humoured, and that is something." The verses, as Lamb
points out, were again published, as a novelty, in the Athenceum
of a few months later. The editor of the Athenceum (July 9,
1831) appended to them the following note: — "We have a
suspicion that we could name the writer ; if so, we are sure
his name would grace our pages as much as his verses." It
is Lamb that is here pointed to, and accordingly he now dis-
owns the authorship. I am glad to be able, on the authority
of my friend Mr. W. Aldis Wright, to clear up the mystery.



NOTES. 353

The verses were certainly by the late Edward Fitzgerald, then
a young man of only one-and-twenty. Mr. Aldis Wright thus
tells the story: — " In the year 1873 Edward Fitzgerald told
a correspondent of mine that when he was a lad, or rather more
than a lad, he sent some verses to Hone, which were afterwards
copied into the Athenozum of the time. These were ascribed to
Charles Lamb, who wrote to say he did not write them — he
wished he had." It is obvious that these are the verses referred
to, signed with the first letter (Epsilon) of Fitzgerald's favourite
signature, E. F. G. The lines, which open thus —
" Tis a dull sight

To see the year dying,

When autumn's last wind

Sets the yellow wood sighing,
Sighing, oh sighing." — ■
are very beautiful, in the style of the seventeenth century poets,
and we cannot wonder at Lamb envying the unknown author.

The Anecdotes of E. and of G. D. E. is Elliston, anecdotes
of whom Lamb had contributed to the Englishman's Magazine
in the August number, under the heading Ellistoniana. G. D.
is, of course, the George Dawe, just before named.

Montgomery's "Last Man." Was Lamb confusing Mont-
gomery and Campbell, or was he thinking of Montgomery's
"Common Lot," which we know to have been a favourite
with him ?

Letter CCCLXXXVIII (p. 273).— Moxon had just resolved
to abandon his unsuccessful venture, the Englishman's Magazine.

Devil's Money. The sum paid by Moxon for Lamb's poetical
squib, "Satan in Search of a Wife," published this year in a
thin volume, with illustrations (see Mrs. Leicester's School, etc.,
p. 381).

Any book on Christ's Hospital. J. I. Wilson's History of
Christ's Hospital (1821). Several editions of this book con-
tained quotations from Lamb and tributes to his genius. Mr.
"Seagull" was perhaps Rev. John Seager.

Letter CCCXC (p. 278). — Lamb sends Landor one of his
volumes, probably the unfortunate Devil's Wedding. Landor
had sent some verses for Emma Isola's album.

Rose Aylmer. I may be pardoned for quoting once more
Landor's lovely poem. The charm that Lamb could not explain
lies partly perhaps in the singular beauty of the lady's name,
and its repetition in the second stanza : —

" Ah ! what avails the sceptred Race
And what the form divine ?
What every virtue, every grace ?
Rose Aylmer, all were thine !
VOL. II. 2 A



354 LETTERS OF CHARLES LAMB.

" Rose Aylmer, whom these wakeful eyes
May weep, but never see,
A night of memories and of sighs
I consecrate to thee."

Separate fragments of this letter are given in Forster's Life
of Landor. There we also learn that the " measureless B. 's"
were the family of Mr. Charles Betham, a tenant of Landor's
at Llanthony. He was the brother of Miss Matilda Betham,
whose name has occurred more than once in Lamb's corre-
spondence. See Forster's Walter Savage Landor, a Biography,
i. 382-386.

Letter CCCXCII (p. 279). —Mr. Moxon had sent Lamb
his last two poetical publications. A. C. (Allan Cunningham)
had brought out his Maid of Elvar, and B. C. (Barry Cornwall)
a volume of songs and ballads. The poems whose titles follow
are from the latter volume. " Epistle to What's his Name " is
Procter's "Epistle to Charles Lamb on his Retirement from
the India House," a tender and discriminating tribute.

Letter CCCXCIII (p. 280).— Talfourd had just been made
a serjeant. Lamb remembered him, fifteen years back, when
he was a " Chitty-ling," or pupil of Joseph Chitty.

H. C. R. Henry Crabb Bobinson, who never proceeded to
the higher ranks of the advocate's profession.

Letter CCCXCIV (p. 281). — Moxon was just about to
publish the Last Essays of Elia in a volume. The " Friend's
Preface " is the well-known preface written by Lamb himself,
but purporting to be by "a friend of the late Elia."

Letter CCCXCV (p. 281).— William Hone, in his latter
years, reverted to the religious and dissenting associations of
his youth, and became an occasional and very earnest preacher.
Lamb playfully adapts his style to his friend's new vocation.
The verses of Lamb's, which he inquires for, will be found in
Hone's Year Book {not his Tabic Book), March 19, 1831. They
are headed "To C. Aders, Esq., on his Collection of Paintings
by the old German Masters. " The lines are, to say the truth,
not very good.

Letter CCCXCVIII (p. 283).— Charles and Mary had just
made what was destined to be their last change of residence,
from Enfield to the neighbouring village of Edmonton. They
now arranged to board and lodge with a Mr. and Mrs. Walden
at Bay Cottage, in Church Street. The name has been of late
years changed, in honour of its distinguished occupants, to
Lamb Cottage. It is within a stone's throw of the parish
churcb and of Lamb's grave.



NOTES. 355

Letter CCCXCIX (p. 283).— The Last Essays of Elia were
just published in a volume by Moxon. They included one
on the "Barrenness of the Imaginative Faculty in the Pro-
ductions of Modern Art." The "Ariadne" of Titian in the
National Gallery is there described and criticised, and it is to
this that Lamb refers in the present letter. The "Popular
Fallacies " were also reprinted in this volume from the New
Monthly Magazine.

Letter CCCCIII (p. 287). — This very fierce letter appears to
refer to the lawsuit between Moxon and Taylor respecting the
copyright in the Essays forming the second series of Elia.

Letter CCCCVI (p. 290). — Edward Moxon was preparing a
new collection of sonnets, afterwards published in a slender
octavo, dedicated to Wordsworth, in 1835. It included several
inspired by his "young Bride." Moxon accepted one at
least of Lamb's corrections ; for the fifth sonnet, when printed,
opened thus —

" Four days, wild Ocean, on thy troubled breast
A wanderer I have been ! "

Knowles's play, cpilogued by me. — " The Wife."

Letter CCCCVII (p. 292). — An early copy of Rogers's
volume of poems, with illustrations by Turner and Stothard.
published in 1834, had been sent to Lamb.

A sonnet in the Times. I have not been able to discover
whether this poem ever appeared in the journal named.

Your artist. Thomas Stothard. He died within a few months
of this mention of him, in April 1834, at the age of seventy-
nine. The verses, published in the Aihenaum, beginning —
" Consummate artist, whose undying name
With classic Rogers shall go down to fame,"

will be found in Mrs. Leicester's School, etc., p. 373.
Poor Henry's. Henry Rogers, brother of the poet.
Coleridge's happy exemplification. Lamb, after his custom,
does not quote the lines correctly, nor does he appear to have
been aware that they were translated from Schiller —

" In the Hexameter rises the fountain's silvery column ;
In the Pentameter aye, falling in melody back."

Coleridge's version was first printed in Friendship's Offering,
1834.

Letter CCCCVIII (p. 294).— This letter is now first printed
from the original in the possession of B. MacGeorge, Esq., of
Glasgow. It is worthy of preservation, if only for the beautiful
thought in the last sentence.



356 LETTERS OF CHARLES LAMB.

The kind legacy refers to a legacy of £30 from Anne Bethani
to Mary Lamb.

Letter CCCCIX (p. 295).— Miss Fryer, of Chatteris in
Cambridgeshire, was an old schoolfellow of Emma Isola. Dover
Street was now the home of the Edward Moxons, and was to
achieve a deservedly high name in association with poets and
poetry.

Letter CCCCX (p. 296).— Louisa Martin was an old friend
of Lamb and his sister. She bore the nickname of "Monkey,"
and some verses addressed to her will be found in Poems, Plays,
anal Essays, p. 153.

Letter CCCCXI (p. 297).— This interesting and touching
letter is now for the first time printed from the original in Rev.
C. R. Manning's possession.

WrigMs is, of course, meant for Wright's translation of
Dante, and the faithfulness of C. for Cary's.

Letter CCCCXII (p. 299).— Samuel Taylor Coleridge died
at Mr. Gillmans's, Highgate, on the 25th of July 1834. " Shortly
after," Talfourd tells us, "assured that his presence would be
welcome, Lamb went to Highgate. There he asked leave to
see the nurse who had attended upon Coleridge ; and being
struck and affected by the feeling she manifested towards his
friend, insisted on her receiving five guineas from him."

Letter CCCCXIII (p. 299).— Mr. Cary had just returned
from a tour through Normandy and the South of France. It
was in the previous year that he had visited Holland and
Germany. This note is in answer to an invitation to the
resumed monthly dinners at the Museum.

Letter CCCCXIV (p. 300).— "In December 1834 Mr. Lamb
received a letter from a gentleman, a stranger to him — Mr.
Childs of Bungay, whose copy of Elia had been sent on an
Oriental voyage, and who, in order to replace it, applied to Mr.
Lamb." (talfourd.)

Letter CCCCX V (p. 301).— Mr. Cary's son, in his Memoir
of his father, does not print this letter, though he gives other
letters of Lamb's. Talfourd gives it without any date. It has
been hitherto assumed to belong to the preceding year, but
there are reasons why I think this unlikely.

Letter CCCCXVI (p. 303).— "The following notelet is in
answer to a letter inclosing a list of candidates for a Widow's
Fund Society, for which he was entitled to vote. A Mrs.
Southey headed the inclosed list." (Talfourd.)

Letter CCCCXVII (p. 303).— The Rev. Henry Cary, in the



NOTES. 357

Memoir of his father, after quoting Lamb's short note of 12th
September, adds: — "Not many weeks after, Lamb died. He
had borrowed of my father Phillips's Theatrum Poctarum
Anglicanorum, which was returned by Lamb's friend, Mr.
Moxon, with the leaf folded down at the account of Sir Philip
Sydney.

Mr. Cary acknowledged the receipt of the book by the
following

LINES TO THE MEMORY OF CHARLES LAMB.

" So should it be, my gentle friend ;
Thy leaf last closed at Sydney's end.
Thou, too, like Sydney, wouldst have given
The water, thirsting and near heaven ;
Nay, were it wine, filled to the brim,
Thou hadst look'd hard, but given, like him.

' ' And art thou mingled then among
Those famous sons of ancient song ?
And do they gather round, and praise
Thy relish of their nobler lays ?
Waxing in mirth to hear thee tell
With what strange mortals thou didst dwell !
At thy quaint sallies more delighted,
Than any's long among them lighted !

1 ' 'Tis done : and thou hast joined a crew
To whom thy soul was justly due ;
And yet, I think, where'er thou be,
They'll scarcely love thee more than we."



INDEX.

NOTE.— -ZTie volume and page thus : ii. 2, indicates a simple reference to
person, place, or subject.



Abbott, Rt. Hon. Charles, Speaker of

the House of Commons, ii. 347.
Actors, of Paris and London, i. 203.
Adams, Miss, ii. 281.
Addison, i. 64, 91.
Aders, Charles, i. 275.
Adventurer, The, i. 246.
Adventures of Ulysses, Lamb, i. 244,

247.
iEsop, i. 145.
Ager, Wellbore Ellis, sale of pictures,

i. 224, 227.
Agrimdtural Magazine, The, i. 126.
Aids to Reflection, Coleridge, ii. 99.
Ainsworth, W. Harrison, ii. 323.

See Letters to
Albion, The, epigram in, on Macintosh,

i. 172 ; 173, 330.
"Alexander," a picture by B. R.

Haydon, Lamb's opinion of, ii. 162.
Alfred, epic poem, by Joseph Cottle,

i. 13S, 141, 325, 326, 334.
" AH Pacha," by John Howard Payne,

at Covent Garden Theatre, ii. 49.
Allen, John, i. 13, 19.
Allen, Robert, i. 188, 333.
Allsop, Thomas, ii. 277. See Letters to
Allsop, Mrs., ii. 287.
Alsager, Thomas Massa, of the Times,

i. 294, 342 ; death 1S46, i. 342 ; on

the stage, ii. 5; 14, 21, 121.
American Farmer, The, i. 221.
Amherst, Lord, i. 324.
Amory's Life of John Buncle, i. 319.
Ancient Mariners, The, Coleridge,

Lamb on a review of, i. 95.
Anderson, Dr. James, introduction to

Lamb, i. 126, 137 ; Lamb's visit to,

i. 133 ; 325.
Angei'stein's, picture sale at, i. 227.



Annual Anthology, The, reference to,
i. 129, 321, 322 ; the contributors
to, i. 322 ; 325.

Annuals, Lamb on, ii. 175, 204, 215,
262.

Anti-Jacobin, The, L- 313.

Antonio, by W. Godwin, Lamb on
Epilogue to, i. 150, 151 ; on the
Play, i. 153 ; failure of, i. 154 ; criti-
cisms of, i. 155 ; Lamb's Prologue
to, i. 326.

Arch, publisher, i. 282.

Archimedes, i. 166.

Ariosto, i. 12.

Aristotle, i. 124.

Asbury, Dr. , ii. 255. See Letters.

Astrea, D'Urfe, ii. 221, 343.

Athanasius, i. 11.

Atlas, 'The, newspaper, ii. 339.

Ayrton, William, Director of Music at
the King's Theatre 1816, ii. 1, 14, 305 ;
Knight's Musical Library, edited by,
ii. 305 ; Don Giovanni, produced by,
ii. 305 ; 349. .See Letters to

Badams, Mr., ii. 216.
Baillie, Miss, ii. 157.
Ball, Mr., friend of Lamb, at Canton,

i. 335.
Balzac, i. 127.
Banks, Sir Joseph, i. 246.
Bannister, Jack, actor, i. 151, 234.
Barbara S (Fanny Kelly), ii. 132,

328.
Barbauld, Mrs., books for children

by, i. 1S9 ; ii. 91.
Baring, Sir Francis, i. 99.
Barry, James, painter, ii. 219.
Barry more, Mr., i. 235.
Bartlemy Fair, i. 181.



360



INDEX



Bartlett, Mr., actor, i. 235.
Barton, Bernard, Quaker poet, ii. 43 ;
"Stanzas on Bloomfield," by, ii. 85 ;
Poetic Vigils, by, ii. 100, 322, 324,
325 ; Poems (1820), by, ii. 134, 328 ;
Devotional Verses (1820), ii. 141, 331 ;
334 ; A New Year's Eve, and Other
Poems, by, ii. 210, 335, 340 ; Lamb's
first meeting with, ii. 315 ; " Verses
on the Death of Percy Bysshe Shel-
ley," by, ii. 316, 319 ; The Widow's
Tale, and Other Poems, by, ii. 338.
See Letters to
Barton, Eliza, sister of Bernard

Barton, ii. 229, 345.
Barton, Lucy, daughter of Bernard
Barton, lines to, by Lamb, ii. 110 ;
125, 175, 328.

Baskcrville, ii. 166.
Battin, Mr., ii. 248.

Beaumont and Fletcher, i. 125, 142.

Beaumont and Fletcher's Wife for a
Month, i. 23 ; Palamon and Arcite,
quoted, i. 24 ; 320.

Beaumont, Sir G., i. 255; ii. 132.

Bedford, G. C, i. 326.

Benger, Miss Elizabeth, authoress, i.
159, 327 ; Lamb's visit to, i. 160.

Bentley, George, ii. 306.

Betham, Charles, ii. 354.

Betham, Matilda, Lay oj Marie, i. 292 ;
ii. 354; "Vignettes," by, ii. 16.
See Letters.

Betty, H. W., " The young Roscius,"
i. 237.

Bijou, The, ii. 337, 339.

Blake, William, i. 336; designs of,
ii. 104 ; the " Canterbury Pilgrims,"
by, ii. 105.

Blake's Songs of Innocence, ii. 325.

Blakesmoor, Hertfordshire, Lamb at,
i. 323.

" Blakesmoor in Hertfordshire,"
Lamb's Essay on, ii. 326, 335.

Blackwood, Mr., ii. 217.

Blaclcwood's Magazine, ii. 32 ; Lamb's
farce, "The Pawnbroker's Daugh-
ter," in, ii. 229, 345.

Blanchard, Laman, Lyric Offerings,
by, ii. 209, 340. See Letters' to

Bland, Mrs., i. 258.

Blenheim, picture gallery at, i. 261.

Bloomfield, Robert, i. 342.

"Bloomfield, Stanzason," by Bernard
Barton, ii. 85.

Bloomfield's, R., Farmer's Boy, Lamb
on, i. 145, 147.

Bloxham, Sam, ii. 155.

Bodleian Library, i. 274.

Bogle, George, i. 324.

Bohn, H. G., ii. 306.



Books for children, Lamb on, i. 189.
Bourne, Vincent, Master at West-
minster School, The Latin Poems of,
i. 2S4, 286, 341.
Bowles, William Lisle, i. 4, 17, 20, 54 ;

poem Hope, by, i. 315.
Bowring, Sir John, ii. 77.
Boyer, Rev. James, Head-Master of
Christ's Hospital, death of, i. 276 ;
339.
" Braes of Yarrow, The," i. 8.
Braham, J., singer, i. 245, 258.
Branwhite, Mr., ii. 310.
Brent, Miss, i. 270.
"Bridget," Mary Lamb, ii. 217.
British Museum, Garrick's bequest of

Plays to, ii. 160.
Brown, Miss, Lamb on her engage-
ment to Mr. White, ii. 292.
Browne, Sir T., i. 254.
Bruce's Loch Lomond, i. 62.
Bruton, Mr., ii. 319. See Letters to
Bruton, Mrs., ii. 22. See Letters to
Buckingham, Eliza, i. 121.
Buffam, Mrs., i. 259.
Buffam, Miss, ii. 277.
Bull and Mouth, Charles Lloyd at, i.

68.
Bunbury, H., caricaturist, i. 267, 338.
Buncle, John, Esq., Life of, by Amory,

i. 78, 319.
Bunyan, Edition de Luxe of, ii. 340.
Buonaparte, i. 202, 246, 294.
Buonaparte and Cromwell, suggested

parallel of, i. 190.
Burger, i. 30 ; Leonora, translation by

William Taylor, i. 313.
Burke, Edmund, i. 174 ; ii. 216.
Burleigh, Lord, i. 233.
Burnett, George, i. 224.
Burnet's History of his own Times,

Lamb on, i. 114.
Burney, Captain (afterwards Ad-
miral), i. 195, 238, 258, 334 ; death
of, ii. 39, 314.
Burney, Captain and Mrs., i. 226, 258.
Burney, Martin, i. 228, 249, 259, 267,

299, 338 ; ii. 183, 259.
Burns, i. 7, 54, 72, 104, 105, 135.
Burns, Life and Correspondence of, Dr.

Currie, i. 343.
Burrell, Miss, actress, afterwards

Mrs. Gold, ii. 10, 23, 308.
Burton, imitations of, by Lamb, i.

139.
Burton, Robert, i. 325.
Burton, Hampshire, Lamb and Lloyd

at, 1797, i. 320.
Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy, ii.149.
Bye, Tommy, clerk in . the India
House, ii. 22.



INDEX



361



Byron, Lord, and Coleridge's tragedy,
Remorse, i. 239 ; 305, 343 ; ii. 28,
190 ; The Vision oj Judgment, action
in connection with, ii. 99 ; Lamb on
death of, ii. 106, 120 ; English Bards
and Scotch Reviewers, ii. 309 ; Don
Juan, ii. 310 ; death of, at Misso-
longhi, April 19, 1824, ii. 325.

Cabel, ii. 19.

Calne, Lamb at, i. 308.

Calvert, Dr., i. 331.

Cambridge and the Cam, i. 110, 113,
143, 147, 107, 210.

Cambridge, Thomas Manning at, i.
323 ; Lamb's friends at, ii. 58.

Campbell, J. Dykes, i. 326.

Carleton, Captain G., ii. 68.

Carlisle, Sir A, surgeon, ii. 70.

Cartwright, i. 28.

Cary, Rev. H. F., translator of Dante,
ii. 87, 255, 269, 332, 356 ; translation
of the Birds of Aristophanes, by,
ii. 325 ; translation of Dante, ii.
356 ; lines to the memory of Lamb,
ii. 357. See tetters to

Caulfield, actor, i. 203.

Century Magazine, The, ii. 317.

Cervantes, ii. 34.

Chambers, Mr., i. 31, 309.

Chambers, John, clerk in the India
House, ii. 17, 306.

Champion, The, i. 279, 339 ; ii. 126.

Chapman's Homer, Lamb on, i. 190.

Charles II., ii. 261.

Charlotte, Princess, death of, ii. 8.

Chatterton, Coleridge's Monody on,
i. 9, 312.

Chaucer, i. 59.

Chaucer, Life of, Godwin, i. 207.

Chessuid, The, by Charles Dibdin the
younger, ii. 122, 327.

Childs, Mr., ii. 356. See Letters to

Chilton, R. S., ii. 317.

Chitty, Joseph, i. 342 ; ii. 354.

Christabel, S. T. Coleridge, i. 135, 161,
305.

Christmas, by Edward Moxon, ii. 222.

Christ's Hospital, i. 120; W. F.
Mylius a master at, i. 269 ; annual
dinner of old boys, i. 270; death of the
Bev. James Boyer, sometime Head-
Master of, i. 276 ; Rev. W. Trollope,
master at, i. 276 ; 332, 339 ; ii. 350.

Christy, Dr., i. 170.

Churchley, ii. 213.

Cibber's Apology, ii. 153.

Clare, John, poet, ii. 41 ; Lamb on
Poems by, ii. 41, 314. See Letters to

Clare, Mrs., ii. 42.

"Claridge's covers," ii. 212.



Clarke, Charles Cowden, ii. 36, 120,
230, 326, 339, 340. See Letters to

Clarke, Bev. John, father of C. Cow-
den Clarke, ii. 197, 339.

Clarke, Mrs. C. Cowden, ii. 206, 313.

Clarke, Mrs., mistress of the Duke of
York, i. 250, 337.

Clarkson, Mrs. i. 214, 217.

Clarkson, Thomas, i. 181, 253 ; visit
of Lamb to, i. 182 ; ii. 201 ; monu-
ment to, near Wade's Mill, ii. 339.

Claude, sale of pictures by, i. 227.

Cobbett, Mr., i. 265, 266; Political
Registers, i. 308, 343.

Calebs in Search of a Wife, Hannah
More, i. 253, 337.

Col burn, H., ii. 156. See Letters to

Colburn's Magazine, ii. 156.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, Lamb on
poems of, i. 1, 14, 49, 51 ; Evidences
of Religion, i. 2 ; Conciones ad Popu-
lum, i. 3 ; Joan of Arc, i. 3, 21, 51 ;
Religious Musings, i. 1, 7, 14, 30, 51 ;
connection with the Watchman, i. 7 ;
letter from Shurton Bars, i. 13 ; the
"Complaint of Ninathoma," i. 17,
49 ; Sonnet to Kosciusko, i. 17 ;
Sonnet to Mrs. Siddons, i. 18 ;
Lamb's parodies on " Dactyls "
by, i. 26 ; verses on Home Tooke,
i. 27 ; unsettled as to residence, i.
38 ; at Stowey, i. 63 ; Lamb's long-
ing for companionship of, i. 67, S6 •
Lamb on a review of the Anciem
Marinere, i. 95 ; paper on Mr. Wynd-
ham in Morning Post, i. 113; visit
to Lamb, March 1800, i. 115 ; at
Keswick, i. 127 ; " Lewti " and the
"Raven," Lamb on, i. 130; and
Miss Mary Evans, i. 232 ; lectures
by, i. 246 ; first number of the
Friend issued, i. 251 ; at Hammer-
smith, i. 266 ; Remorse, tragedy by,
produced at Drury Lane, Jan. 23,
1813, i. 274, 339; Wallenstein, i. 274 ;
Christabel, i. 305 ; Poems on Various
Subjects, i. 311 ; Destiny of Nations,
i. 312 ; Monody on Chatterton, i.
312 ; the Statute de Contumelid, i.
313 ; letter to Lamb, i. 313 ; at
I\ether-Stowey, i. 315 ; publication
of second edition of Poems (1797),
i. 315, 319 ; at Shrewsbury, i. 320 ;
visit to Germany, i. 321 ; poetic
rivalry between, and Lamb, i. 321 ;
Essays in the Morning Post, i. 332 ;
the Friend, i. 336, 33S ; lectures
at the Royal Institution, i. 337 ;
Zapolya, refused at Covent Garden,
i. 343 ; at Little Hampton, ii. 7 ;
state of health, Dec. 1S17, ii. 9 ;



362



INDEX



lectures, ii. 13 ; sonnet by, in Black-
wood's Magazine, ii. 32 ; 34 ; Aids to
Reflection, ii. 99, 324 ; lectures, at
Flower de Luce Court, ii. 306 ;
paper on the Prometheus of iEschy-
lus, by, ii. 133; 155, 254; "Fancy
in Nubibus," ii. 311 ; 329, 330, 355.
See Letters.

Coleridge, David Hartley, i. 55, 56,
65, 161, 317.

Coleridge, Derwent, " Pi-pos," son of
S. T. Coleridge, i. 189, 332.

Coleridge, George, i. 315.

Coleridge Hartley, Monody on, i. 14 ;
293 ; at Oxford, i. 341 ; sonnets by,
ii. 71, 320.

Coleridge, Henry Nelson, Six Months
in the West Indies, by, ii. 144, 331.

Coleridge, Sara, i. 14, 52, 60, 113, 121,
161, 316, 334 ; translation of Dobriz-
hoffer's Account oj the Abipones, ii.
65, 319, 330.

Collier, John Payne, i. 335 ; Poetical
Decameron, ii. 33, 312. See Letters.

Collier, Mr., i. 259.

Collier, Mrs., i. 259. See Letters.

Collins, i. 24.

Colson, i. 60.

Companion, The, ii. 196, 338.

Conceit of Diabolic Possession, i. 139,
326.

Condones ad Populum, Coleridge,
Lamb's opinion of, i. 3 ; 19, 311.

Congreve, i. 143 ; and Voltaire, i. 246.

Convention of Cintra, The, Words-
worth, i. 252, 337.

Cook, Captain, i. 334.

Cornwall, Barry (B. W. Procter), ii.
113, 354. See Procter.

Corry, i. 302.

Cosens's MSS., i. 316.

Cottle, Amos, death of, i. 140 ; 334.

Cottle, Joseph, i. 87, 90, 315; Alfred,
epic poem by, i. 138, 326, 334 ; ii. 26,
27 ; Lamb's visit to, i. 140 ; 193 ;
Recollections of Coleridge, i. 311, 321 ;
Monody on John Henderson, i. 312 ;
Fall of Cambria, by, ii. 28, 310 ; and
Lord Byron, ii. 29 ; 309 ; " Expostu-
latory Epistle to Lord Byron," ii.
310. See Letters to

Cotton, Charles, ii. 336.

Coutts, Mrs., suggested appeal to, on
behalf of William Godwin, ii. 48.

Covent Garden, Mary Lamb's picture
of the neighbourhood of, ii. 6 ; 8,
306.

Cowley, i. 6, 64.

Cowper, i. 8, 12 ; Lamb's admiration
of, i. 52 ; 59, 62 ; lines to, by Lamb,
i. 69 ; The Task quoted, i. 84.



Cowper and Chapman compared, i.
190.

Crisp, Mr., barber, at Cambridge, i.
145, 166, 212, 326.

Critic, The, reference to, i. 8.

Critical Review, The, i. 19, 29, 30,
49.

Cromwell, portrait of at Sydney, Sus-
sex College, Cambridge, ii. 58.

Cromwell and Buonaparte, suggested
parallel of, i. 190.

Cruikshanks, i. 6, 13.

Cumberland, Duke of, i. 203.

Cunningham, Allan, ii. 145, 246, 346,
354.

Currie, Dr., i. 135 ; Life and Corre-
spondence of Burns, by, i. 343.

Dante, i. 12, 71, 356.

Darley, George, ii. 125, 145; Sylvia:

or, the May Queen, ii. 222.
Darwin, Dr., i. 75.
"Dash," a dog given to Lamb by

Thomas Hood, ii. 167, 181, 335, 336.
Davenport, John, ii. 164.



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