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THE

MIRROR OF TASTE

AND

DRAMATIC CENSOR.

Fungur vice cotis, acutum
Reddere quæ ferrum valet, exors ipsa scandi.

VOLUME IV.

PHILADELPHIA:
PUBLISHED BY THOMAS BARTON ZANTZINGER AND CO.

Fry and Kammerer, Printers.

1811.

1

CONTENTS.

266

Page

Page
Account of the life of Benvenuto Cooke's soliloquy, an epigram 133

Celini, a celebrated Florentine Cooper, Mr. acting of 197, 199, 288,
artist

318

294, 297, 298, 299, 395
Account of Nadir Shala 353 Chaucer, poetry of

92
Account of a French Miser 96 Christie, captain, anecdote of 261
A mighty good kind of man, 241 Condé, prince of, his remark on
Addison's remarks on the charac. Moliere's Tartuffe

215

ter of Lear

136 Charlemont, lord, letters extrac-

Anecdote of Dr. Cullen and son 268 ted from the life of

106

Ancient state of letters

105 Crim. Con. a dialogue

367

An Allegory

181 Crotch William, the astonishing

An African's opinion of duelling 254 infant musician

466
Angelo, Michael
25 Curious Combat

31

An Epistle to Walter Scott 262 De Monfort, a tragedy, by Joanna

Analysis of De Monfort, a trage- Baillie, analysis of

3

dy, by Joanna Baillie

36 Dead Alive, an anecdote

Analysis of the tragedy of King Death of Moliere

314

Lear, and Mr. Cooke's per. Deserted Daughter, acted 301

formance of that character 53, 113 Description of Fancy, a poem 27
Art of Reasoning

251 Dirge on the death of a beautiful
,

26

177
American Stage, documents for Domestic Review

142, 187

a history of the

306 Documents for a history of the

Baltimore theatricals

377 American Stage

306

Baltimore Circus, account of its Dramaticus

43, 385

performances

383 Dramatic Censor 36, 113, 189, 287,

Bannister, Charles, anecdote of 87

377, 481
Boxing the Compass
272 | Dwyer, Mr. acting of

299
Biography-of

Earl of Essex

445
David Garrick 10, 74, 153 Election, a comedy, by Joanna Bail-
J. P. Kemble
222, 389 lie, thoughts on the

287

Charles Macklin

408 Employment for a wife

102

James Quin
18 Epilogue, by Garrick

34

William Warren

422 Epigrams on Garrick

18, 86

Mrs. Siddons

171, 281 Evening in the city, a poem 375

Cavalli signior, brought to Paris Extracts from ancient British ma-
by cardinal Mazarine
66 nuscripts

270
Celi Medina, duke of

185 Fitzjames, sir John, character of 99

Ceremony

263 Garrick, life of

10, 74, 153

Communication describing the fire Gourville, M. de

212

at Richmond

427 | Gout

456

Courtship, extraordinary mode of 432 Grammont, count de

151
Cooke in King Lear 53, 113 Gratitude, a poein

403

performance of that character 294 Disproportioned Marriages

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Gwynn, Nell, anecdote of 112 ) Ode to Meditation

273
Hamlet, criticism on 43, 385 | Paine, Robert Treat, whimsical
History of the Stage 1, 65, 145, 209, reason for changing his name 308

305, 401 Pasley, admiral, anecdote of 261
Historical facts characteristic of Philip II. king of Spain

186
the Spanish people

306 Prize Prologue, by R. T. Paine 308

Inchbald, Mr. ode to the memory Prologue, spoken by Garrick 32

of, by Mr. Kemble

230

Barry

Instance of extraordinary memory Public Credulity

247

in an Italian

88 Quin, James, memoirs of 18

Jealousy

445 | Reform

11

Judges, an example for

99 Rousseau

245

K. communication from

23 Siddons, Mrs. life of 171, 281
Kemble, J. P. life of 222,389 Singularity of Manners

369
Lear, analysis of

43, 113 Singular instance of benevolence 464
Lines written in Mrs. Grelaud's Simon Shadow

28, 233
academy
250 Social Animals

248
Letters extracted from the life of Shee's Rhymes on Art

147

lord Charlemont

112 Stammering

347

Letters on the poetry of Chaucer 92 Story, by sir William Temple 453
Letters, ancient state of · 105 Stage, history of 1, 65, 145, 209, 313,
Logic, or the art of reasoning 252

401
Love's Alphabet, the lesson of 96 Supplementary particulars of the
Love in many masks

237 calamity at Richmond 493

Macklin, life of

408 The character of our Saviour 175

Manners, singularity of 396 Theatrical Journal

198, 287, 484

Medina Celi, duke of

185 Theoretic Speculation

98

Meditation, ode to

237 Trifles lead to serious consequen-

Mysteries and Moralities 459

255

Moody, Mr. aneodote of 79 Thoughts on the Election 287
Moore, Anacreon, his first appear. Thoughts on Quacks

372
ance as a dramatic poet 302 | The French Miser

96

Natural Curiosity

479 Warren, Mr. life of

422

Ode to the memory of Mr. Inch. Wife, employment for

102
bald, by Mr. Kemble 230 Yates, anecdote of

374

ces

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