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Armorial Bearings. Duelling. Prince Eugene. Siege of
Belgrade. Friendships. Goldsmith's Natural History.
The Spectator. Sir Andrew Freeport. Burnet's Own
CHAPTER XXIII. 1769 - 1770.
" Foote." Trade. Mrs. Williams's Tea-table. James Fer-
gu$07. Medicated Baths. Population of Russia. Large
Farins. Attachment to Soil. Roman Catholic Religion.
Conversion to Popery. Fear of Death. Steevens.
'Tyers." Blackmore's “ Creation." The Marriage Service.
CHAPTER XXIV. 1770.
Dr. Maxwell's Collectanea, Johnson's Politics, and general
Mode of Life. Opulent Tradesinen. London. Black-
CIIAPTER XXV. 1771.
" Pamphleton Falkland's Islands." George Grenville.
Junius. Design of bringing Johnson into Parliament.
Mr. Strahan. Lord North. Mr. Flood. Boswell's Mar.
riage Visit to Lichfield and Ashbourne. Dr. Beattie.
Lord Monboido. St Kilda. Scots Church, Second
Sight. The Thirty-nine Articles. Thirtieth of January.
Royal Marriage Act. Old Families. Mimickry. Footc.
Mr. Peyton. Origin of Languages. Irish and Gaelic.
Flogging at Schools. Lord Manstield. Sir Gilbort Elliot
Montrose. Lawrence Kirk. Monboddo. Emigration. Homer.
Biography and History. Decrease of Learning. Promo-
Boswell revisits London. Peter Garrick. " Taxation no
Tyranny.” Dr. Towers's “ Answer." Gerard Hamilton.
Public Speaking. Statutes against Bribery. Cibber's Come-
dies. Gentility and Morality. Charles II. George I.
Excursion Into France. Paris. Benedictine Monks. Choisi.
Palais Royal. Mrs Fermor. Palais-Bourbon. Fontaine-
Keddlestone. Derby. Shaving. Nichols's " De Anima
Medicà." Dr. Dodd. Blair. Goldsmith. Monboddo's
Law of Entail. Boswell's Melancholy. John Wesley. Cla-
rendon l'ress. Booksellers' Profits. Bolt Court. Mrs.
Horace's Villa. Country Life. Great Cities. French
Literature. Old Age. * Upius Lacertæ." Potter's Æs.
CHAPTER LVÍ. 1776.
Departed Friends. Argument. Testimony. Helen Maria
Williams. Knotting. Oxford. Newton on the Prophecies.