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Burnet (Bishop), parallel between, and Sharp, 517-attempts to restore episco-

Bishop Watson, 230—measures recom- pacy by Charles II., 518—522-arbi-
mended by him to the consideration of trary conduct of the bishops, 523, 524
parliament, 259, 260,

-reception of the western curates by
Burney (Capt.), memoir ef, on the geo- the Scotch, 525-anecdotes of the per-

graphy of the north-eastern part of secuted Scottish covenanters, 527, 528
Asia, 431-refutation of his doubts on -battle of Pentland Hills, 529-crusade
the authenticity of Deschnew's voyage of Lady Methven, against the covenanters,
round the norzh east point of Asia, 432 534,535-account of the murder of Arch-
-435—his opinion that Asia and Ame- bishop Sharp, 537–539.
rica are contiguous parts of one and the Climate of Switzerland and North America,
same continent refuted, 435–437-bis affected by the progress of ice, 205_of
conclusions, arising from the supposed England, how affected, 206, 207.
decreasing depth of the sea, erroneous, Common Prayer book, calculations of Easter
437..

in, vindicated, 496–502.

Congo fever, account of, 340, 341.
C.

Congo river. See Zaire.
Cambridge University, Augustan age of, Constables, necessity and advantages of
235,

organizing bodies of, 306, 307.
Caraccas, captaincy of, described, 153— Coral reef, account of the formation of,

condition of the Indians there, 154– 314.
population, 155—climate, 155, 156 Coreans, inhospitable conduct of, 312—
description of the peaked mountain of interview of Captain Hall with a Corean
Silla, 157.

chief, 311.
Cataract, definition of, 161-the term of Cottage farm system, examined, 278——280.

Arabian origin, 162–probable causes, Covenanters (Scottish), anecdotes of, 527
symptoms, and progress of the cataract -529.
of the lenticular membrane, 162, 163- Crauch (Mr.), collector of subjects in na-
account of Sir William Adams's method tural bistory on the expedition to the
of treating this disease, 164, 165-re- river Zaire, account of, 359, 360.
marks thereon, 165—167.

Crawford (Capt.), honourable character of,
Caverns, remarkable, at Cuchivano, 141, 421, 422.
142-at Guacharo, 144, 145.

Cuchivano, remarkable caverns at, 141,
Cawder Beg, a Native Indian officer, gal- 142.

lant conduct of, 393, 394, 365. Cumana, account of an earthquake at,
Chappell (Lieut.), voyage to Hudson's Bay, 149-151.
199.

Cunanaçoa, town and plain of, described,
Character, advantage of making it a crite- 141.

rion of amount of relief to the poor, Current (circumvolving), from the north
287-290—300—306.

Pacific into the north Atlantic, reasons
Charles I., arbitrary conduct of, in Scot- for supposing the existence of, 440-
land, 513.

448.
Charles II., attempts of, to restore episco-

D.
pacy in Scotland, 518—522.
Christie (Capt.), honourable character of, Dalias (Mr.), anecdote of, 59, 60.
420.

Davison (Johu), considerations on the poor
Church of Scotland, state of, at the time laws, 259.--See Poor Laws.

of the reformation, 507-cruelty of the Deschnew's voyage, authenticity of, vindi-
Earl of Cassilis to the Abbot of Crossra. cated, 432_435.
guel, 508, 509-modification of episco- Douglas(Sir H.), Essay on Military Bridges,
pacy there, 509—the powers of the 423--Exposition of Du Buat's theorem
bishops restored, 510_effects of this relative to the velocity of water, 425,
measure upon the inferior clergy and the 426—Account of the bridge of boats,
people, 511-Articles of Perth forcibly by which the British crossed the river
introduced by king James, 511—ratified Adour under Lord Hopetonn, 427, 428
by the Scottish parliament, 512—arbi. --passage of rivers by means of flat
trary conduct of Charles I. in Scotland, batteaux and row boats, 428—and fly.
513-platform of the reformed church of ing bridges, ib.-directions for defend-
Scotland, 514-state of the church during ing the passage of a river, 428, 429---
the rebellion, 515—the clergy, how no- mode of constructing various other kinds
minated, 516-anecdotes of Archbishop of bridges, 429, 430.

M M 2

Drake

1

Drake (Sir Francis), traditionary anecdote character of the Greenlanders, 483

of, 27, 28—account of Lope de Vega's their language, ib.—sacrifices and labours
poem on him, 25—28.

of the Danish missionaries, 484hortical-
E.

ture of Greenland, ib.-mineralogy, 485.

Gregorian correction of the calendar, ac-
Earthquake at Cumana, described, 149

count of, 497, 498.
-151.

Guacharo, cavern of, described, 144, 145.
Easter, ecclesiastical computation of, vindi-
cated, 496—502.

H.
Egede (Hans), journal of his residence in Hall (Capt.), Account of the Loo Choo
Greenland, 480. See Greenland.

Islands, 308 --comparison of his work
English, manners and constitution, exag- with that of Mr. M‘Leod, 309,310-ac-
gerated sketches of, 224-229.

count of his interview with a Corean
Episcopacy, account of the restoration of,

chief, 311-Inhospitality of the Coreans,
in Scotland, by James VI., 511—by 312—notice of Sulphur island, 313—ac-
Charles II., 518—522-arbitrary con- count of the formation of a coral reef,

duct of the Scottish bishops, 523, 524. 314-arrival at Loo Choo, ib.— hospita-
Eyre (Mr.), purser of the Congo, notice lity of the inhabitants, ib. 315—isiter-
of, 358.

course of the English with them, 316—
F.

account of Madera, an interesting is-
Farms. See Cottage farm, Parish farmis.

lander, 317-319-affecting departare
Fernando (San), mission of, described, 139,

from them, 320, 321--remarks on the
140.

character and manners of these islanders,
Ferns, gigantic growth of, in South Ame.

323, 324.
rica, 145.

Handel, character of, 98.
Fetiches, or charms, of the inhabitants of Hawkey (Lieut.), biographical account of,
Congo, account of, 354.

357, 358.
Flint (Lieutenant), anecdotes of bis intre- Haydn (Francis Joseph), birth of, 73–
pidity and skill, 56, 57.

his early love of music, 74-account of
Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus,

his musical education, 74–76—com-
fable of, 379-382-specimens of the poses music for the Devil ou two Sticks,
novel, 383, 384-remarks thereon, 382 79-becomes acquainted with Metasta-
+385.

sio, 78—enters into the service of the
Freyre (Gomez), noble conduct of, 126. Esterhazy family, 79-account of his
Friendly Societies, evils of, 277, 278. visit to England, 80—and of his retire-

ment, 81--anecdotes of his piety, loyalty,
G.

and patriotism, 81, 82-honourable tri-
Galwey (Mr.), a volunteer in the expedi- bute of public esteem to him, 82-big

tion to the river Zaire, biographical no- mode of composing, 83—parallel between
tice of, 361, 362.

Haydn and Mozart, 97, 98.
Gilbert's (Mr.), act of 1782, respecting Hazlitt (William), Characters of Shake-
poor bouses, effects of, 273.

spear's plays, 458—remarks on his abuse
Godwin (Mr.), Mandeville, a tale, 176 of his critical predecessors, 458, 459–
-character of it, ib. 177.

and on his style, 459--strictures on his
Gongora (Luis de), ode of, on the antici- account of Cymbeline and Macbeth,
pated victory of the Spanish Armada, 460—Hanzlet, 461-Romeo and Juliet,

and the Merchant of Venice, ib. 462–
Greenland (old or East), disappearance of King Lear, 462—his observation on

ice from the eastern coast of, 200-ac- Shakspeare's immorality, refuted, 463–
count of the colony there, 209-its inter- vindication of Shakspeare's loyalty, 464
course with Denmark, when cut off, ib. --exposure of Mr. Hazlitt's sophistries,
-unsuccessful attempts made to ascer- 465, 466.
tain the fate of the colonists, 210--cir- Holland (Lord), account of the lives of
cumstances tending to prove that Green- Lope de Vega and Guillen de Castro, 1
land is either an island or a cluster of -strictures on bis theory.
islands, 211, 212-account of ancient Humboldt and Bonpland (MM.), travels
Norwegian ruins at Juliaushaab, - 486 of, part II. 185--general observations
--superstitious belief in vampires among on M. de Humboldt's style of narration,
the Greenlanders, 494, 495.

186—description of the mountains of
Greenland (west), account of, 481-amount New Andalusia, and the neighbouring
of trade thence with Denmark, 482– regions, 137, 138--and of the mission of

San

4, 5,

San Fernando, 139, 140_town and 112-122-causes of their failure in Brå-
plain of Cumanaçoa, 141-remarkable zil, 123, 124.
caverns of Cuchivano, 141, 142-beau-

K.
tiful climate and scenery on the plateau
of Cocollar, 142—liberality of the Spanish Kendall (E. A.), Argument on Appeal of
monks to M. de Humboldt, 143, 144-

Murder and Trial by Battle, 177-cha-
description of the cavern of Guacharo,

racter of the work, 179, 180. 191. See
144, 145--gigantic growth of the fern- Appeal of Murder and Battle.
tribe, 145— barbarous treatment of slaves Kirkton (Rev. James), Secret History of

the Church of Scotland, 502-account
by the Spaniards, 146--state of society
at Cariaco, 147-observations on the

of the author, 504-specimens of his
complexious of the inhabitants of South preaching, 505, 506—remarks on his
America, 148-description of a remark-

editor, 531-534.–See Church of Scot-

land.
able earthquake at Cumana, 149–151
-description of the country of Caraccas

L.
or Venezuela, 153-158.
Hunt (Leigh), · Foliage,' a collection of Lithgow, curious celebration of the Resto-

Lang (Master), gallant conduct of, 58.
poems, 324—strictures on his dedication,

ration at, 522, 523.
395—and on a passage of liis preface, Loo Choo Island, account of a coral reef at,
326–329—his real merits, 329, 330-

314-hospitality of the inhabitants to the
speciniens of his poems, with remarks,

English, 314, 315-interesting particu-
330-332-specimens of his translations,

lars respecting one of the islanders, 317
333--concluding strictures, 334, 335.

--319-remarks on their character and
Hyder Ali, war of, with the Mabrattas, 47

manners, 323, 324.
- his treachery to Nunjerai, 48-defeats Lope de Vega Carpio, birth and education
the English under Captain Nixon, 49–

of, 1-patronized by the Duke of Alva,
is himself defeated by the Mahrattas, 50%

2-his extravagant eulogy of the duke, ib.
anecdotes of his ingratitude, avarice, and

--marries, 3—singular eclogue of Lope
cruelty, 51-55—his successes against

on the death of his wife, ib. enters the
the English, 56-58--his reflections on

army, 4-embarks on board the Spanish
his precarious situation, 59-his death

Armada, 6—his misfortunes during the
and character, 60--63.

voyage, 7-marries again, 8-strictures
I.

on two of his sonnets relative to that

event, 9—is again a widower, ib.-be-
Ice, floating masses of, discovered, in com-

comes an ecclesiastic, 10—his death and
paratively low latitudes, 200.-See Polar
Ice.

posthumous honours, ib.—the various con-
India, inhabitants of, why attached to the

tradictory accounts relative to the num-

ber of his productions considered, 11, 12
British government, 386, 387.

--respect paid 10 bis person, 13-com-
Indian Native Army, origin of, at Madras,
388—anecdotes of the fidelity and good

parison of his Arcadia and that of San-
conduct of the Sepoys there, 389-394

nazaro, 14-fable of Lope de Vega's

Arcadia, with remarks, 16-18-speci.
-particularly of the governor's body

mens of it, 19, 20-plan of his Her-
guard, 395, 396--their patience, inte-

mosura de Angelica, 20–22--specimens
grity, and endurance of privations, 397

of it,' 22, 23, 24–plan of his Dra.
-401 --description of the sepoys of Bom-
bay, 402—instauces of their fidelity, bra-

gontea, a poem on Sir Francis Drake,

25-29—character of his Jerusalem, with
very, and good conduct, 403–406–

specimens, 29—31-ridiculed by Diogo
origin of the Bengal native army, 413,

de Sousa, 33—plan of his poem of Isi-
414_account of the native corps called

dro de Madrid, 34-40—notice of his
• the Mathews,' 407, 408—the Red
Battalion,' 408—anecdotes of their fide-

pieces, published under the assumed

name of Burguillos, 40—43—account of
lity and valour, 409, 412. 414-419, 420.

his Rimas Sacras, 44-46.
Isidore (St.), account of, 34—and of Lope
de Vega's poem on him, 35—39.

.Madera, a chieftain of Loo Choo, interesting
J.

anecdotes of, 317-319, 320, 321.
Jaetters, the aboriginal inhabitants of Ice- Madras Native Army, origin of, 388
land, account of, 490, 491.

anecdotes of its bravery and fidelity,
Jesuits, account of the labours of, and 389—396—its patience and fortitude un-
of their establishments in Paraguay, der severe privations, 397-401.

Malo

M.

Malo (M. C.), Panorama d'Angleterre, 223

P.
—strictures on his motto, 224—on bis Paraguay, state-of, at the arrival of the Sea
characters of our public meu, 225—and suits, 110, 111-account of their labours
the police and manners of London, 226 in civilizing the Indians, 112—their dif-
-curious blunders concerning parlia- ficulties, 113—manæuvres of the Spa-
mentary reform, 226, 227-on the Red niards, to prevent the civilization of the
Book, 227—and the Eng!ish bishoprics, Indians, 113, 114_account of the Re-
ih.—bis false view of the state of the arts ductions, 115-oppressed and ravaged by
in England, 228.

the Spaniards, 116, 117–obtain permis-
Manufacturing Poor, plan of providing for, sion to defend themselves, 117-defeat
284, 285.

their enemies, 118-examination of their
Marriages among the Poor, effects of the establishments, 119, 120-education of

present system of poor laws on, 269— the Indians, 120, 121—their amusements,
considerations on the marriages of the 122.
poor, 293, 294.

Parish-farms, inefficacy of, 278.
Méduse (La), account of the shipwreck of, Parliamentary Reform. See Bentham.

168–175—parallel between the conduci Pastoral poetry, whence introduced into
of Captain Maxwell and that of the Spain, 13—why popular, 15.
French officers under the same circum- Pentland Hills, account of the battle of, 5
stances, 175, 176.

--29.
Memnon, notice of the colossal statue of, Pindarries, origin of, 466-points of resem-
368.

blance between them and the Cossacks,
Mendicity, suggestions for checking, 291, 467-powers of the lubbreea or principal
292.

commander, 467, 468-their country de-
Methven (Lady), curious anecdotes of, 534, scribed, 468-mode of conducting their
535.

marches, 468, 469—their halts at night,
Mountains of New Andalusia, description 470_attachment to their horses, 471–

of, 137-beautiful view from the peaked their arms, 472-account of their moral
mountain of Silla, 156, 157.

and physical qualities, 472, 473-ra-
Mozart, early love of, for music, 88– vages committed by them in the years

anecdotes of his musical skill and per- 1814 and 1816, 474-mode of dividing
formances, 89, 90—particularly in Eng- their plunder, 475-account of their prin-
land, 90-92— travels in Italy, 92_Dr. cipal chieftains, 476–479—means by
Barney's character of him at the age of which alone they can be put down, 480.
sixteeli, 93-composes the opera of Ido- Plants, new genera and species of, disco-
meneo, 93—account of his peculiar me- vered on the banks of the Zaire or Congo
thod of composition, 94—description of river, 350, 351.
his personal appearance and habits of Polar Basin, reasons for supposing the ex-
private life, 95-extraordinary circum- istence of, 448-456.
stances attending the composition of his Polar Ice, approximation of, to the south-
Requiem, 96~honourable testimony of ward, the probable cause of the chillness
Haydn to his excellence, ib.--Parallel of the atmosphere during the last two
between those two great composers, 97, summers, 201, 202–probable cause of
98—Mozart's tribute to the talents of the disappearance of the polar ice, 203
Haudel, 98.

-important inquiries arising out of such
N.

disappearance, 204—the influence of the

removal of so large a body of ice, on our
North West Passage, former attempts to dis- own climate, considered, 204—208.

cover, why unsuccessful, 212, 213, 223 Poor Laws, reports and publications con-
-grounds for believing the existence of a cerning, 259—the present system of poor
passage from the Atlantic into the Pacific

laws a perpetual bounty in favour of pau.
ocean, 213— diagram, illustrative of the

perism, 261—danger resulting from its
subject, 214_observations tending 10 continuance, ib. 262, 265-origin of the
prove the existence of the north-west

poor laws, 262-amounts of poor rates
passage, 214–223.

between the years 1748 and 1815, 263,
0.

264-pressure of the poor-rates on parti-

cular counties, 266-evils of our present
Officers, discharged under half-pay, sugges- system, 267, 268—its influence on mar.
tions for employing, 306.

riages among the poor, 269-origin of
Overseers (salaried), advantage of having, the work house system, 270-evils result-
281.

ing from it, 271, 272-effects of Mr.

Gilbert's

Gilbert's art, of 1782, 273–expense of

cated from Mr. Hazlitt's censures, 458
keeping paupers in workhouses, 274– 466.
notice of the ancient statutes respecting Sharp (Archbishop), anecdotes of, 517–
the poor, and their effects at the time account of his murder, 536–539.
they were passed, 274, 275—review of Sheffield (Lord), Observations on the Poor
various schemes for modifying the pre- Laws, 259. See Poor Laws.
sent system of assessment of poor-rates, Simmons, a native of Congo, romantic ad-
275, 276—inefficacy of parish farms, 278 ventures of, 343.
-examination of the system of cottage- Slaves, cruel treatment of, by the Spaniards,
farms, 278~280~evils of the present 146—their condition in the Caraccas,
law of settlement, 280—advantage of 154.
having salaried officers, 281—plan of Smith (Capt.), interesting interview of, with
providing for the agricultural poor, 284, the Bashaw of Tripoli, 370—374,
and for the manufacturing poor, 284, Smith (Professor), botanist on the expedi-
285-advantage of making the relief of tion to the river Zaire, account of, 358,
paupers depend on previous character 359.
and conduct, 287–290—suggestions for Sounds (musical), curious theory of, 84–
checking vagrancy and mendicity, 291, 86.
292—the marriages of the poor consider- Southey (Robert), History of Brazil, Vol.
ed, 293, 294—on making provision for II., 99-character of the work, 127, 128.
the industrious aged poor, 295, 296–

See Brazil.
benefits resulting from the making of re-Stuart (Walking), anecdote of, 51.

lief depend on character, 300—306. Sulphur Island, notice of, 313.
Publications (New), lists of, 254, 542.

T.
R.

Thorgill, an Iceland chieftain, anecdotes of,
"Reformation in England and Scotland, 487, 488—wrecked on the coast of

comparative observations on, 506, 507. Greenland, 488—his subsequent adven-
Rivers, observations on the military pas- tures, 489, 490.
sage of, 425–430.

Tippoo Sultaun, accession of, to the throne
Russell (James), the assassin of Archbishop of Mysore, 63—anecdotes of his bar-
Sharp, account of, 539, 540.

barity and tyranny, 64-68-dreadful
Savigny (J. B.) et Correard (A.), Naufrage retribution on one of his agents, 69-his

de la Méduse, 168-account of the wreck death and character, ib. 70.
of that vessel, 169-escape of the gover-Tripoli (Bashaw of), interesting conversa-
nor of Senegal and part of the passengers tion with, 370—372.
and crew, ib.-sufferings of those who Tuckey (Capt.), Narrative of the Expedi-
were put on board a raft, 170-174- tion to explore the River Zaire or Congo,
miseries of those left on board the wreck, 335_contents of the work, 341, 349–
175-contrast between the French officers account of the preparations for the voy-
and crew, and those of H. M. Ship Al- age, 336—339—mortality among the
ceste, 175, 176.

gentlemen employed, 340-symptome
Saving Banks, in what respects preferable and appearance of the Congo fever, 340,

to Friendly Societies, 277, 278 --their 341--departure of the expedition to the

peculiar advantages, 298, 299, 300. river Zaire, 342—slow progress up the
Scepticism (philosophical), benefits of, 431. river, 343-interview with the Chenoo
Scotland. See Church of Scotland.

or King of Embomma, ib. 344_singular
Sepoys of Madras, description of, 397, 398. funeral customs of the natives, 344–

-anecdotes of their bravery and good progress of Captain Tuckey and his party
conduct, 389-396, 398_101-account beyond the cataracts, 345-biographical
of the Sepoys of Bombay, 402– anec- memoir of Captain Tuckey, 355—357 —
dotes of their fidelity and valour, 403— testimonies to his singular worth, 355,
406-origin of the Bengal Sepoys, 413,

357.
414-account of their achievements, 407 Tudor (Mr.), comparative anatomist on the
-412, 414-420.

expedition to the river Zaire, notice of,
Settlements of the poor, evils of the present
system of, 280.

V.
Shaikh Ibrahim, a native Indian officer, gal-
lant conduct of, 395, 396.

Vagrancy, suggestions for checking, 291,
Shakspeare, dramatic characters of, vindi- 292.

Vam

361.

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