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Letter LXIJI. To M. Tages.—Three parts of the English

People subsisting on Charity; Mr. Crabbe; The Juvenal of

the Poor; his Shepherds and Shepherdesses; Hazlitt the Pas-

quin of English Criticism 76

Letter LXIV. To M. Souue.—The Lake School;

Wordsworth; Politics and Poetry of the Lakists 94

Letter LXV. To M. De La Martine.—Coleridge's

dreamy Style ; a metaphysical Poet; his Genevieve ; his singu-

lar Ballad of the Ancient Mariner; Coleridge compared to

Madame Catalani and the Automaton of Droz; his Tragedy. 113

Letter LXVI. To Senora Blain Y Cervantes.—Ro-

bert Southey; his Universality; his five Epic Poems; Joan

of Arc; Madoc; Thalaba; Kehama; Roderigo 128

Letter LXVII. To Mademoiselle Emilie De M

Religious Poets; Kirk White; Montgomery 150

Letter LXVIII. To M. Charles Nodier.—Thomas

Moore, the Pamy of English Poetry; the Poet of Radicalism

and the Boudoir; his Orientalism; his Little Amours; his

Little Scandals on Females; his Disgust with American Liber-

ty; his Melodies; Lalla Rookh; the Twopenny Post-bag;

the Fudge Family; the Ears of George IF.; the Calicots of

Paris; The Loves of the Angels; Heaven and Earth 160

Letter LXIX. To M. P. Blain.—The Negligences of

English Poetry and Painting; M. S. Rogers the Banker and

Poet; Newtonian Law of Gravitation demonstrated by a Tear;

the Pleasures of Memory; Human Life; T.Campbell; the

Pleasures of Hope; Gertrude of Wyoming and Atala; The

Last Man 183

Letter LXX. To M. Casimir Delavtgne.—Lord Byron;

Sir Walter Scott; Viscount De Chateaubriand; First Impres-

sions; a Mulatto Physician in France; Cosmopolism of Lord

Byron; War on Cant; Historic Impartiality of Sir W. Scott. 204

Letter LXXI. To M. Fred. Donnadieu.—Don Juan;

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Real Sentiments of Byron; his Superstition ; Anecdote of the

Crucifix; Poetical Crusade in favour of the Greeks 216

Letter LXXII. To M. Avenel.—Auto-da-fe of an

Atheist; the Theologians declare War against Byron; Leigh

Hunt and Rimini; Cockney School; Proctor; John Keats;

P. B. Shelley, the Poet of Atheism; his Works; his unhappy

Life; Cenci; Queen Mab; Female Authors; Charlotte Smith;

Lines by M. A. Soulie 225

Letter LXXIII. To M. A. De Hauterive—London

Deserted; Departure of the Bon Ton; Yorkshire; Travelling

Companion ; Gurth and Wamba 240

Letter LXXIV. To M. Gilbert.—York; a Roman Town;

Arles; the Three Ages of English Architecture; York Ca-

thedral; Pride and Wealth of the Prelates of the Church of

England 245

Letter LXXV. To M. Briavoine.—County of Dur-

ham; Unintentional Epigram of C. Nodier; Durham and its

Palatine Bishop; the Cathedral Bells; Saint Cuthbert; his

Travels after Death; his Aversion to the Fair Sex; his present

Successor equally ungallant; Sunderland; Newcastle ; Wark-

worth; the Hermitage; the Duke of Northumberland's Cha-

teau; Manners of the Borderers; Agriculture according to the

Feudal System 254

Letter LXXVI. To The Viscount Chauins.—Cornhill;

General Monk; the Author declares himself to be a Jacobite

on entering Scotland: Apparition of some of the Heroes of

Walter Scott 265

Letter LXXVII. To M. Clapier.—The Travelling Law

Student; View of Edinburgh from the Eminence called

Arthur's Seat 271

Letter LXXVIII. To M. G. .—First Rencontre with

Sir Walter Scott; the Streets of Edinburgh; Assassination of
Two Children by their Preceptor 277

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Letter LXXIX. To .—Literary Coteries; the

Booksellers; the Plutonists and the Neptunians; National

Physiognomy of the Scotch; Influence of the Lawyers 290

Letter LXXX. To M. Dumont.—Smollett and Captain

Lismahago ; Sir W. Scott, a Lawyer; "The Great Unknown"

also a Lawyer; Paulus Pleydell and his Prototype; Hoax on

Counsellor Crosbie; Principal Barristers of Scotland 299

Letter LXXXI. To M. Lesourd.—Of the Fine Arts

in general at Edinburgh; Leith Water; Bernard's Well; the

Theatre; Bagpipe Players; Music and Songs criticised by

the Author, who avows himself to be a Goth on that head;

Romantic Amours of the Scotch Peasantry ; Dancing; Jeannie

and her Sister 308

Letter LXXXII. To .—Walter Scott judged

by his Fellow Citizens; his House; First Visit of the Author

to Sir W. Scott; Conversations with him; his Opinions on the

subject of Moliere, Racine, Dryden, Chateaubriand ; Madame

De Stael; the Skull of Robert Bruce : Paul's Letters 319

Letter LXXXI1I. To M. T. L'ab.—Rob Roy at the Edin-

burgh Theatre; Fine Subject for a Tragi Comedy ; Morality

of Play-goers •• 333

Letter LXXX1V. To M. Le Comte D'hauterive.

Climate of Edinburgh; Craig Millar; Mary Stuart; Second

Visit to Sir W. Scott; Mr. Crabbe a Guest of the Scotch

Poet; Edinburgh Society depicted by Sir W. Scott; his

Family; Portrait of Mr. Crabbe; Breakfast with Sir Walter

Scott; Eulogium on Scotch Breakfasts by a Papal Legate;

Samuel Johnson; Opinion of Lady Scott on the Subject of

C. Nodier; Excellent Bon Mot of Sir W. Scott ; Anatomy of

the Feet of the Scotch Belles; the Stuarts at Holyrood; the

Bourbons at Edinburgh; Destruction of Holyrood Abbey

related by Sir W. Scott 342

Letter LXXXV. To M. Billing.—Banks of the Esk;

Sir Walter Scott at Harden; Banquet of Spurs; the Young

Captive 36

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