F the End and Eficacy of Satire. The Love of
Glory and Fear of Shame universal, ver. 29. This
Paffion, implanted in Man as a Spur to Virtue, is gene-
rally perverted, ver. 41. And thus becomes the Occa-
fion of the greatest Follies, Vices, and Miseries, ver. 61.
It is the Work of Satire to rectify this Paffion, to reduce
it to its proper Channel, and to convert it into an Incen-
centive to Wisdom and Virtue, ver. 89. Hence it ap-
pears that Satire may influence those who defy all Laws
Human and Divine, ver. 99. An Objection answer.
PAR T. II.
Rules for the Conduct of Satire. Justice and Truth
its chief and effentiul Property, ver. 169. Prudence in
the Application of Wit and Ridicule, whole Province is,
not to explore unknown, but to enforce known Truths,
ver 191. Proper Subjects of Satire are the Manners of
present Times, ver. 239.
Decency of Expression recom-
mended, ver. 255. The different Methods in which Folly
and Vice ought to be chastised, ver. 269. The Variety of
Style and Manner wbich these two Subječts require, ver.
277. The Praise of Virtue may be admitted with Pro-
priety, ver. 315. Caution with regard te Panegyric,
ver. 329. The Dignity of true Satire, ver. 341.