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312; Candide, i. 227; ii. 269;
Johnson's criticisms on, i. 290-1,
332, 419; ii. 251.
Voting, privilege of, i. 578.
Vows, Johnson's warning against
them, i. 347; a snare for sin, ii.
270.

Vranyken, University of, i. 318.
Vyse, Rev. Dr., ii. 93, 94, 611 n.

Wages, raising those of day-la-
bourers wrong, ii. 465; women-
servants' less than men-servants',
i. 486.

Wales, Boswell proposes a tour, ii.

102 n., 103; castles of, com-
pared with Scotch, i. 539; cha-
ritable establishment, ii. 194;
Johnson's tour, i. 536, 538;
manuscripts, i. 607; offers no-
thing for speculation, i. 538;
second sight, i. 438; Welsh lan-
guage, how far related to Irish, i.
214; Welshmen, generally have
the spirit of gentlemen, ii. 208.
Wales, Prince of, happy situation
of, ii. 469.

Walker, John, 'celebrated master
of elocution,' ii. 485, 649 n.
Walker, Joseph Cooper, i. 213; ii.

83 n.

Walker, Thomas, the actor, i. 597.
Wall, Dr., physician at Oxford, ii.
551.

Wall, taking the, i. 75.

Waller, Edmund, i. 373, 592; Di-

vine Poesie, the communion of
saints, ii. 548 n.; Life by John-
son, i. 373; ii. 236, 246 n., 358 n.,
360-1; Reflections on the Lord's
Prayer, ii, 549 n.

Walmsley, Gilbert, i. 68-70, 674;
character by Johnson, i. 53-4;
ii. 331; recommends Johnson
and Garrick, i. 69.
Walmsley, Mrs., i. 54-5.
Walpole, Horace (afterwards fourth

Earl of Orford), i. 276 n. 1; ii.
66, 147 n., 473 n. 1, 566.
Walpole, Sir Robert, i. 88, 413,
470, 584, 588; ii. 38, 65, 182,

394; Johnson attacks him, i.
87, 97, 112; ii. 566.
Walton, Isaac, Complete Angler,
ii. 564; his Lives, i. 594; pro-
jected edition by Johnson, i. 534,
537, 594, 658; ii. 78.
Wapping, ii. 481.

War, i. 425, 493; ii. 201, 480.
Warburton, William, Bishop of
Gloucester, i. 19, 120, 185; ii.
149, 301, 367; Divine Legation,
ii. 367; Shakespeare, edition of,
i. 120, 219; ii. 366; Johnson's
opinion of him, i. 175, 219, 360;
ii. 367, 546-7.

Ward, the quack doctor, ii. 292.
Warley Camp, ii. 272-3, 275, 278.
Warren, Dr., i. 320; ii. 321; at-

tends Johnson in his last illness,
ii. 633, 642.

Warren, John, of Pembrokeshire,
i. 60.

Warren, Mr., the Birmingham
bookseller, i. 57-60.
Warrington, ii. 313.

Warton, Rev. Dr. Joseph, Head
Master of Winchester College,
i. 167-8, 217, 320, 363, 410; ii.
60 n., 93, 277; Essay on Pope,
i. 205, 299, 450; ii. 87, 175,
302 n.

Warton, Rev. Thomas, i. 5, 53 n.,
114, 135, 178-86, 189, 214, 320,
658-9; ii. 338, 438 n., 566; his
account of Johnson's Oxford
visit in 1754, i. 179-81.
Waste, ii. 201, 239.

Water, Johnson's advice to drink
it, ii. 126.

Waters, Mr., Paris banker, i. 334.
Watson, Richard, Bishop of Llan-
daff, ii. 419.

Watson, Professor Robert, of St.
Andrews, History of Philip II,

Watts, Dr. Isaac, i. 208; ii. 270;
Johnson adds him to the Lives,
ii. 94, 280; recommends his
Works, ii. 564.

Wealth, i. 450; ii. 7, 200, 417, 426,
463.

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Welch, Father, i. 623.

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Welch, Miss Anne, ii. 165, 167 n.
Welch, Saunders, ii. 165, 167 n.,
301, 470.
Welwyn, ii. 420.

Wentworth, Mr., master of Stour-
bridge School, i. 35.
Wesley, Rev. Charles, ii. 224.
Wesley, Rev. John, ii. 132, 176,
224, 296, 401.

West, Gilbert, translation of Pin-
dar, ii. 352.

Westcote, Lord, ii. 554.
Westminster Abbey, Goldsmith's
epitaph, ii. 59; Goldsmith and
Johnson at the Poets' Corner, i.
501;

Handel musical meeting,
ii. 543; Johnson's funeral at, ii.
647-8; proposed monument in,
ii. 650; 'walls disgraced with
an English inscription,' ii. 61.
Wetherell, Rev. Dr., i. 589, 642,
655; ii. 561.

ii.

Wheatley, near Oxford, ii. 561.
Wheeler, Rev. Dr., ii. 276.
Whigs and Whiggism, i. 87, 181,
198, 413, 452, 489, 562, 657;
245, 361, 380, 419, 497, 549.
Whiston, John, bookseller, ii. 414.
Whitaker, Rev. John, History of
Manchester, ii. 251.

Whitaker, Rev. Mr., i. 405 n.
White, Rev. Dr., of Pennsylvania,
i. 480 n. 2.

White, Rev. Henry, of Lichfield,
ii. 612.

White, Mrs., Johnson's servant, ii.
635.

Whitefield, Rev. George, i. 51, 386;
ii. 132, 307.

Whitefoord, Caleb, Cross-readings,
ii, 571.

Whitehead, Paul, i. 85-6.

Whitehead, William, i. 21, 126,

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269; Elegy to Lord Villiers, ii.
416.

Whole Duty of Man, its author-
ship, i. 502; Johnson made to
read it, i. 46; recommends it, ii.
564.

Wickham, ii. 475.

Wife, none the worse for being
learned, i. 384, 421; a studious
or argumentative one trouble-
some, ii. 355; Overbury's lines,
i. 384; praise from one, i. 141.
Wilcox, the bookseller, i. 70 n. 1.
Wilkes, Dr., i. 101.
Wilkes, Friar, i. 622.

Wilkes, John, i. 201, 232, 263, 264,
339, 382, 408; ii. 172, 243, 290,
323, 324, 354, 368, 493, 589 n.;
meets Johnson at Mr. Dilly's, ii.
46-57, 154; second meeting, ii.
407 seq.; Johnson's account of
'Jack's' conversation, ii. 140;
'animosity' against him, i. 232-
3; attacks him, ii. 46.
Wilkins, landlord of the Three
Crowns, Lichfield, i. 669; ii.
309.

Wilks, the actor, ii. 371.

Will, Johnson's, ii. 635-8, 646.
William III, i. 516, 579; ii. 585.
Williams, Anna, i. 156, 161, 168,

182, 217, 219, 247, 255, 262, 365,
385, 434, 481, 493, 526, 539-40,
558, 591, 609, 651; ii. 31, 36, 57,
67, 170, 204, 278, 286, 401, 403,
489; her illness, i. 630; ii. 67,
69, 92, 97, 100, 101, 160, 163, 274,
439, 504; her peevishness, ii. 18,
97, 168, 461; quarrels with the
rest of the household, ii. 278;
death, ii. 505, 510; Miscellanies,
i. 101, 351, 497; ii. 76; John-
son's attention to her, i. 281;
ii. 48-9, 258; his pleasure in her
society, ii. 505, 509, 510; takes
tea with her, i. 281, 309-10, 385,
397-8, 438, 448, 484, 504, 574,
590; ii. 4, 236, 461; takes the
sacrament in her room, ii. 533-4.
Williams, Sir Charles Hanbury,
i. 358.

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Williams, Helen Maria, ii. 542.
Williams, Zachariah, i. 182 n. 2,
201, 202 n. 2.

Wilson, Father, i. 613.
Wilson, Florence, De tranquillitate
animi, ii. 164.

Wilson, Rev. Mr., dedicates his
Archæological Dictionary to

Johnson, ii. 455, 649 n.

Wilson, Thomas, Fellow of Trinity

College, Dublin, i. 326.

Wilton, i. 599; ii. 91.

Wilton, Miss, i. 530.
Winchester, i. 411.
Winchester College, ii. 277.
Windham, Right Hon. William, i.
320, 555; ii. 89, 268, 471, 480,
499, 521, 538, 587, 597, 602 seq.,
636, 648; visits Johnson when
dying, ii. 639, 643, 644.
Wine, its effect on different per-
sons, ii. 39, 126-7, 186-7; its
effect on conversation and bene-
volence, i. 465; ii. 28-9, 246,
501; 'drives away care,' i. 468;
melancholy increased by it, i.
298; abstinence a great deduc-
tion from life, ii. 130, 187, 246;
reasons for abstinence, i. 651;
ii. 187, 190; claret and ignor-
ance, ii. 253; claret, port, and
brandy distinguished, ii. 286.
Wirgman, keeper of a toy-shop, ii.

244.

Wirtemberg, Prince of, i. 459.
Wise, Francis, Radclivian Libra-
rian, i. 183-6; Johnson visits
him at Elsfield, i. 180.
Wit, ii. 292, 400 n.
Witches, evidence of their having
existed, i. 458; 'machinery of
poetry,' ii. 344; Shakespeare's,
ii. 287.
Woffington, Margaret (Peg), ii. 200.
Wood, Anthony à, i. 41; ii. 454.

Woodcocks, i. 371, 510.
Woodhouse, the poetical shoe
maker, i. 420.

Woolwich, hulk at, ii. 203.
Word to the Wise, ii. 84.
World, The, Chesterfield's papers
on the Dictionary, i. 171-2;
Johnson thinks little of it, i. 280.
World Displayed, Introduction to
the, i. 230.

Woty, Mr., i. 255.

Wraxall, Sir Nathaniel W., Tour
to the Northern Parts of Europe,
ii. 321.

Xenophon, delineation of characters
in the Anabasis, ii. 355; Trea
tise of Oeconomy, ii. 68.

Yalden, Rev. Thomas, Johnson
adds him to the Lives, ii. 280.
Yonge, Sir William, i. 446; Epi-
logue to Irene, i. 133.
York, ii. 332.

York, Duke of, Johnson dedicates
music to him, i. 333.
Young, Arthur, Tours, ii. 123.
Young, Dr. Edward, i. 145; ii.

126, 191, 232, 554; Johnson
and Boswell visit his house, ii.
420-2; estimate of his poetry,
i. 396; ii. 377-8; Life by
Croft, revised by Johnson, ii.
375; Night Thoughts, i. 396; ii.
377-8.

Young, Mr. (Dr. Young's son), Bos-
well and Johnson visit him, ii.

Young, Professor, of Glasgow, imi-

tates Johnson's style, ii. 628.

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