. On the following six and one-half pages in his Diary
set down an allegory, with several omissions, about Hercules' being courted by virtue
and pleasure, from The Tatler
No. 97, originally published on 22 Nov. 1709, which he later cites as “Tatler. Vol.
2d. Page, 82, 83, 84, and 85.” If, as it seems reasonable to assume,
was using the four-volume 1728 edition of The Tatler,
which his father gave to him and
presumably on the following day (
), the citation was miscopied, as it appears there at 2:282–285.