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tiou, 8-total want of subordination in
ABEL (Thomas), Journey in China, 67 — youth, ib. 9—the English system of

loses almost all his collections, ib.--arri Poor laws adopted, 9-effects of the
val at St. Sebastian, 68-kindly re slave-holding system, 10. 129—131–
ceived by the Javanese, 68,69—descrip desiderata wanting to perfect the moral
tion of a vampire bat, 70—and of a Chi greatness of America, 11-America why
nese dinner, ib.--account of his journey necessarily an agricultural country, 11,
to Pek 11, 71-74-capricious character 12-inadequacy of its population for mi-
of the emperor Kia-King, 75-pleasing litary purposes, 12, 13-petty amount of
character of the Chinese peasantry, ib. its post-office revenues, 12, note-real
the existence of infanticide proved, 77– state of their navy, 13, 14-local circum-
the Chinese not deficient in gratitude, stances that will prevent the formation
ib. 73-remarks on the Chinese charac of a powerful navy, 15-causes of the
ter, 79—description of a Chinese ele partial naval successes of the Americans,
gante, ib.-observation on the Chinese 17--specimen of American political mo-
mode of drying tea, 87—reasons why rality, 20—inefficacy of the present go-
the tea-plant cannot be profitably culti vernment, 22-political views of the Fe-
vated any where but in China, 88-- Mr. deralists and Republicans, 23-specimen
Abel's description of Buonaparte, 90. of American vanity, 24-state of society
Abolition of the Slave Trade, inefficacy of and manners at New York, 127-130--
the measures for, 431.

at Boston, 141-at Philadelphia, 146,
• Academy of Compliments,' notice of, 109. 147—in Kentucky, 154--156-and at
Acts of Parliament, alarning increase and New Orleans, 157-159 enormous

imperfections of, 405, 406—causes of rents of houses at New York, 133, 13+
them,-the number of revenue acts, 406 -rudeness of the Americans, 141, 142
-409—of acts granting bounties, and specimen of American elections, 144
prohibiting or allowing exportation and -and fanaticism, 145-gain, the ruling
importation, 410-412-the number of principle of the Americans, 151-slavery
local acts, 413—of particular acts, 414 perpetuated in the state of Ohio, in de
and of temporary acts, 415, 416—mem fiance of the law, 153—cruel treatment
bers of parliament not sufficiently atten of a negro, 154what persons may or
tive to the passing of these acts, 416 may not beneficially emigrate to America,
observations on the want of care, and on 134. 161-strictures on the pretended
the accuracy of their language, 417– cheapness of the Americau government,
419—the excessive love of legislation, 163–165.
the most powerful cause of the increase America (South), geographical outline of,
and imperfection of acts of Parliament, 333, 334--- negro insurrection there,

330, 331-immense numbers of wild
Adipocire, scientific rediscovery of, 384. cattle found there, 335_description of
Advertisements (American), for slaves, 130, the cow-tree, 329, 330--and of the sago-
131, 154, 155.

tree, 335-experiments with the electrical
America (North), causes of the prosperity

eel of South America, 337,338-ravages
of, 2-sketch of the constitution of the of the crocodiles there, 339, 340—and of
United States, ib 3-the President how the caribe, a species of fish, 343—junc-
elected, 3, 4-defects of the judicial sys tion of the rivers Apure and Oroonoko,
tem, 4-number of insolvents, 5, note. 344,345_description of the Crribbees of
-contrast between the dignity of English Parapana, 345, 346—account of the
judges and the levity of those in Ame turtle-fishery or harvest of eggs, 347–
rica, 5—the legal profession but little 349—-remarks on the present political si-
cherished, 6-baneful effects of the non tuation of South America, 351, 352.
establishment of religion, 7--state of re-Arches, observation on the antiquity of, $4.
ligion, 132. 146. 147--defects of educa- | Architecture. See Vitruvius, Wilkins.


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Ariosto's Orlando Furioso, analysis of, 529 Bowdler (John, Esq.) Select Pieces of,

-541-comparison between him and 112-biographical notice of him, 113-
Bojardo, 527, 528.

116 his just sentiments on ecclesiastical
Aristophanes, character of, by M. Schlegel, history, 115--notice of his poetry, 117-

271–273-sketch of the Greek comedy, and of his prose works, 118—particularly
274-state of the new comedy, in the bis Theological Tracts, 119-just senti-
time of Aristophanes, 275-causes of the ments on the love of God, 120-remarks
success of his earlier pieces, 276—state on his genius and character, 121–124.
of education at Athens, and its effects, Bristed (John), on The Resources of the
277-288-exposition of the manners United States of America, 1--his view of
and doctrines of the Sophists, 289~294 the character and aims of the discontent-
- portrait of Socrates, as represented by ed, in this country, 18, 19.
Aristophanes in the Clouds, 295—300— Brydges (Sir E.) Observations of, on the
object of that piece, 301, 302--its failure, Copyright Act, 196. See Copyright.
303_observations on it, 304, 305—Trans- Buonaparte, person of, described, 90.
lation of Aristophanes' Parabasis for a Burying in churches, origin and progress of,
second play on the same subject, 306-1 378, 379_beautiful burial-grounds of
309—vindication of Aristophanes, 309, the Mohammedans, Moravians, and
310-proofs that he did not write the Welsh, 394.
Clouds to expose Socrates, but the So-
phists of that day, 311-516.

Camden (Lord) opinion of, on the Copy-
Arts and Sciences, causes of the progress right Act, 211– remarks thereon, ib. 212.

of, in Greece, 25, 26and at Rome, 27. Cannon, when invented, 193, 194.
Athens, state of education at, 227–286-Caraccas, destruction of, by an earthquake

its influence upon the manners of the described, 321-323.
Athenians, 286, 287-and upon their Caribe, a ravenous fish of South America,
morals, 288–292.

notice of, 343.
Augustine (St.) legendary tale of, 567 Caribbees of Parapana, notice of, 345, 346.

Casti (Giambattista), biographical notice

of, 487---491-design and character of
Bentham (Jeremy), Church-of-England-/ his Animali Parlanti, 491–493—speci-

ism and its Catechism examined, 1674 mens of Mr. Rose's version of this poem,
character of Mr. Bentham's former 494-497.
works, 168, 169—plan of his present Catacombs of Paris, formation of, 385—
treatise, 169, 170—specimen of his abuse history and present state of them, 386–
of the church catechism, 170, 171-and 390.
of the National Society and its secre- Catechism of the Church of England,
tary, 171, 172–his abuse of the Church abused, 170, 171.
of England, 172_176-his work a prac-Celts, on the popular fictions of, 94.
tical illustration of his own theory of the Cemeteries, privileges anciently conferred
pleasures of malevolence, 177.

on, 372-account of the exhumation of
Berni's Orlando Innamorato, analysis of,| the graves of the kings of France in

1793, 373_-of Turenne, ib.—and of
Bills of Mortality, in Paris, remarks on, Henry IV. ib. 374—of Louis XIV., XV.,
392, 393.

and Francis I., 374, 375—remarks on
Bojardo's Morgante Maggiore, analysis of, the preposterous custom of exhibiting the

with remarks, 526-comparison between remains of deceased persons of eminence,
him and Ariosto, 527, 528.

375-account of the churchyard of St.
Books, regulations concerning the licensing Innocent's at Paris, 381, 382-indecent
of, 196, 197. See Copyright.

mode of iterment at the end of the 18th
Booksellers' Application to Parliament for century, 382, 383—its exhumation de-

repealing the enactment, requiring eleven| scribed, 384-removal of the remains of
copies for public libraries, 202—its re the dead to the quarries of Paris, 385-
sult, ib.-proofs of its oppressire opera- state of the catacombs during the revolu-
tion, and injury to literature, 202——204| tion, 386, 387-inscriptions in them, 388
- particularly in the case of Messrs. -curions arrêté, issued in 1800, rela-
Longman and Co., 208—and Mr. Mur tive to the cemeteries and funerals of
ray, 209.

Paris, 389, 390present state of the new
Boston, state of society at, 141.

cemeteries there, 391-French and Spa-
Bounties, remarks on the acts of Parliament nish custom of comwemorating the dead,
for granting, 410, 411.

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