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Oxford English Classics.

DR. JOHNSON'S WORKS.

REVIEWS, POLITICAL TRACTS,

AND

LIVES OF EMINENT PERSONS.

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IAN

5 AT 1962

CONTENTS OF THE SIXTH VOLUME.

PAGE

Letter on Du Halde's history of China ......

1

Review of the account of the conduct of the dutchess of Marlborough 4

- of memoirs of the court of Augustus

9

of four letters from sir Isaac Newton

16

of a journal of eight days' journey

20

Reply to a paper in the Gazetteer .....

32

Review of an essay on the writings and genius of Pope

37

of a free enquiry into the nature and origin of evil

47

of the history of the Royal Society of London, &c.

76

of the general history of Polybius

77

of miscellanies on moral and religious subjects

78

Account of a book entitled an historical and critical enquiry into the evi-

dence produced by the earls of Moray and Morton against Mary

queen of Scots, &c ......

80

v Marmor Norfolciense; or, an essay on an ancient prophetical inscription

in monkish rhyme, lately discovered near Lynn, in Norfolk ... 89

Observations on the state of affairs in 1756 .

118

An introduction to the political state of Great Britain .

123

Observations on the treaty between his Britannic majesty and his imperial

majesty of all the Russias, &c.

142

Introduction to the proceedings of the committee appointed to manage the

contributions for clothing French prisoners of war.

147

On the bravery of the English common soldiers

149

Prefatory observations to political tracts

153

The False Alarm. 1770 .....

155

Prefatory observations on Falkland's islands

179

Thoughts on the late transactions respecting Falkland's islands

ib.

Taxation no tyranny; an answer to the resolutions and address of the

American congress. 1775

224

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