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OF

C R IT I C IS MI.

BY
HENRY HOME, LORD FAMEs.

A Jupgr of The court of session in scotland, &c. &c. &c.

COMPLETE IN ONE VOLUME.

NEW-YORK :

Published by colli Ns & HANNAy, 250 PEARL-STREET

w. E. DEAN, PRINTER,

CONTENTS,

INTRoduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Chap.

1. Perceptions and Ideas in a train . . . . . . . .

2. Emotions and Passions . . . . . . . . . . .

Part

1. Causes unfolded of the Emotions and Passions:

Sect.

1. Difference between Emotion and Passion.—

Causes that are the most common and the

most general.—Passion considered as pro-

ductive of Action . . . . . . . . .

2. Power of Sounds to raise Emotions and Pas-

sions . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3. Causes of the Emotions of Joy and Sorrow .

4. Sympathetic Emotion of Virtue and its cause .
5. In many instances one Emotion is productive
of another.—The same of Passions .

6. Causes of the Passions of Fear and Anger

7. Emotions caused by Fiction - - - -

2. Emotions and Passions as pleasant and painful,

agreeable and disagreeable. — Modification of

these Qualities . - - - - - - - - -

3. Interrupted Existence of Emotions and Passions.—

Their Growth and Decay . . . . . . .

4. Coexistent Emotions and Passions. - - -

5. Influence of Passion with respect to our Perceptions,

Opinions, and Belief - - - - - - -

Appendix. Methods that Nature hath afforded for

computing Time and Space - - -

6. Resemblance of Emotions to their Causes . . .

7. Final Causes of the more frequent Emotions and

Passions - - - -

3. Beauty . - - - - - - - - - - - - -

4. Grandeur and Sublimity . . . . . . . . . .

5. Motion and Force . . . . . . . . . . -

6. Novelty, and the unexpected appearance of Objects

7. Risible Objects . . . . . . . . . . . .

8. Resemblance and Dissimilitude . . . . . .

9, Uniformity and Variety . . . . . . . . . . . .

Appendix. Concerning the Works of Nature, chiefly

with respect to Uniformity and Variety . . . .

PAGre

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