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192 Witch's Cave, the, i.
35 Witchcraft and Sorcery, i.
415-417 Widowed Mother, the [From Tha. Witches-How they Travel, i. 271
348 WITHER, GEORGE, i.
Wife, Choice of i.
458 Wife, the Ilappy--(From the Ameri- Wolsey's House, King Henry's Visits
456 WILBERFORCE, William, ii. 635 Women, Ironical Ballad on the Du-
446 Women, Praise of Good, i.
268 Woods, Sunrise and Sunset in the, ii. 689
41 WORDSWORTH, WILLIAM, ii. 322-333
392 | Williams, Caleb, Concluding Scene Workhouse, Parish, and Apothe-
671 Works of God, Devout Contempla-
265 World Compared to a Stage, i. 188
278 Wilson, PROFESSOR, ii. : 434-437, 600 World, Evidence of a Creator in the
75 Structure of the, i.
676 World, the, Made with a Benevolent
Wind, the Blowing of the, i. 77 Worldly Blessings, Thankfulness for,
WoTTox, Bir HENRY, i. 104, 265
322 Worrox, WILLIAM, i.
678 his Pleasure there Passed-[Earl Writers that Carp at other Men's
46 Books, i.
Written in the Bighlands of Scot-
18 Written in a Visit to the Country in
17 WYATT, SIR THOMAS, i.
206 WYCH ERLEY, WILLIAM, i. .
WYNTOCX, ANDREW, i.
657 | Wyoming, Battle of, &c. ii.
437 Ye Mariners of England, ii.
650 Youyo, EDWARD, ii.
322 Young Thief, the Troubles of a, i. 622
083 Wit, the Ready and Nimble, i. 409 Zeluco-Dispute and Duel between
410 the Two Scotch Servants in Italy,
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