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Bourbon, localfituation of theisleof 465
Briffotins, faction of the........ 588
Buonaparte, not aduated by any
real wish for peace ........... 144

- origin of his great
power ..................... 353

- succefs of, in deceiva"
ing Sieyes and Barras ........ 354

- his contempt of the
opinion of mankind .........

- measures of, follow."
ing his assumption of power.. ib.

feebleness of his polie
tical views .................. 356
Burges, Sir J. B. poem of, on the

Birth and Triumph of Love... 223
Burke, Edmund, acquirements of 36

handsome and
merited compliment to....... :61
Burning the dead, introduction of

the custom of................ 3
Burns, practice with respect to, in
the collieries of Newcastle.... 53

improved method of treat
ing them.................... ib.
Burns, Robert, democracy of.... 419

patriotism of..... 422

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Christianity, refletions on the ac-
tual state of................. 7

mimmediate end of 466,468

bencficial consequen-
ces of.............. 469, 470, 658

-- spirit of, in England,
stopped the animofties of the

barons ..................... 470
Christopher, St, accouat of the

nland of .................... 374
Church of England, the extremes

of Calvinifm and Armenianism
avoided in .................. 184
Churches, explanation of the form
of our ...........

.......... 413
ceremonies at the cense-
cration of our ............... 414
Clares, account of the, at Rouen 394
Clay an enemy to vegetation....
Clerical character, utility and im-

portance of ................. 637
Code Noir explained ........
Concubinage difesteemed in an-

cient Greece ....
Conjuror, suspected one, confined

in the Tower,..............
Contentment, lines to .......... 515
Conversions, sentiments of Mr.

Orton on ...................
Coronation oath, confiderations
on the r................ 285, 549

obligations of.. 287
- Mr. Butler's in-
terpretation of .............. 288
Correspondence ......160, 218, 340,

451, 564, 676
Cortes, his introduction to the
Mexican expedition .........

origin of.......

opposed in his designs by
Velafquez ..................

avarice of...

aflistance of, folicited by
the Zempoallans.....

his duplicity ...........
- first exploit of ..........

his enquiries concerning
Montezuma ................ 152
- opposed by the Tlascalans id.

marches for Mexico..... 154

lis interview with Caca.
matzin and Montezuma ...... 156

- true motives of, for seiz-
ing Montezuma ............. 158

cruelty of, in burning alive
four Mexican nobles ......... 159

his success against Narvaez 252
returns to Mexico....... 253

meanness of, in foliciting
the intercellion of Montczuma 254

Cortes,

Canons, nature of, in mufic de
scribed ........

....... 403
Carrier, crimes of, during the re-

volution .................. 591
Castle Crag, view of, described.. 580
. Catholics, great tolerance of the 551

admission of, to Parlia-
ment, briefly considered ....... 660
Cenotaphs, instances of .........
Centripetal force, the principle

of ........................ 46
Chardry, the Anglo-Norman poet,

account of ...........
Chemical science, existence of,

among the Indians ...........
Children, education of, in Green-
land.............

- injurious practice in the
feeding of .................. 482
Chinese language ............. 624

- authority of the
learned De Guignes concerning 625
Cholulans, massacre of, by the Spaa

...... 194
Chords by supposition, theory of,

in music .................... 521
Christ's hospital, verses written in

the cloisters of............... 591
Christian dispensation, not to be

judged of by its perverfion.... 466

390

niards .....

225

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Cortes, retreat of, from Mexico.. 255. Electricity, on medical ......... 308

again attacks the Mexicans 258 Elizabeth, queen, ariful policy of 386
Cotton, mode of dying, by meane Empyema defined.............. 651

of the carthamus............ 477 Enharmonic, etymology of...... 519
Counter-harmony, definition of.. 401 Eoliau harp, poem to the ....... 313
Courtney, archbihop, tomb of, Epic poetry neglected ..........
opened at Maiustune .........

-~, writer of, how treat-
Cowper, letter of, to the author

ed by the world ............ 222
of Convivialia............... 190

difficulty of its com-
Cow-pox, and its properties, long position .......
known ....

Epitaphs, the composition of, on
:........ 192
care required in the ad.

our ancient monuments, refer-
| ministration of .............. 193 red to the religious ..........
Creed, the, inlaid round a tumb.. 6 Equinoxes, on the precellion of
Cross, paris, worshipped ....... 38; the.......... ............ 30
Crofles, where usually erected .. 388 Ethical fiftenis of pagans contrast.

ed with the christian system .. 468
D.

Excalibor, the famous sword of

Arthur ..................... 489
Damberger, fraudulent publica. Executors, on the law of........ 178
tion of, censured........ 120, 556

- account of his being
brought before the king of Ka-

horatho ......... ..... 121 Family prayer, forms of, imperfect 655
Democratic governinent founded Farmers, small, called statesmen,

on a false principle........... 163 on the lakes ................ 126
Diatonic, etymology of.......... 519

treated in France like dogs 175
Diaz's true history of Mexico, cha-

requisites to make a good
racter of, by Dr. Robertson... 27 one ..........

231
his motives for writing .... 28 Farnis, on their Ize............ ib.
- expedition to Yucatan ..... 29 Fear, description of............ 643

- superstition and veracity of, Fever, yellow, causes of ........ 316
at variance ................. 32

de introduction of the malig-
Diflenters, new fpecies of........ nant peftilential, into the W'cit-
connection of all the

Indies and America.......... 372
congregations of ............ 603 Fire-arms used in ancient India.. 266
Doddridge, Dr. the instrument of Fitzpatrick, general, elegant lines

Sir J. Scophouse's conversion.. 43 by ......................... 537
Domesday survey .............. 506 Flint used for pointing weapons.. 386
Dover, account of, from Domesday 507 Foote, Sanuel, anecdote of ..... 639
Dryden mistaken, in tranAating Forcos, on the general principle
the invocation to the gods of of centripetal ...

...... 46
Rome, in the first Georgic.... 167 France, annual progress in the de
Dudley, John, duke of Northum-

ficit of her finances ......... 351
berland, device of............

- military exertions and
Dumfries volunteers, a poem, by shifting conftitutions of ...... ib.
Burns ...

difficulties in the history

of its consular revolution ac-
-
E.

counted for ................ 354

misery of its interior state 357
Earth, on the figure of the...... 49 - consequence uf the new
- nutation of its axis....... 50 constitution of .............. 358

- on the structure of the.... 471 - atheisticai fc & in, enemies
Egypt, optical illusion in........ 476 to goodness in every shape....
Electricity excited by the mere

errors and crimes of the
contact of conducting substances 140 revolution in................ 587
fingular electrical ma-

ille ot, described........ 461
chine ........ ............ 141

- inhabitants of.... 462
phænomena of, explain-

flaves described... 464
ed ..................... 143, 305 a ficet, instructions for the

centionars

of, .

62

120

W

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centionars regarding its appear Hampton-Court, French ambaffa-

ance, 1586 ..... ...... 64 dors entertained at, by cardinal
French language, restraints of, on

Wolsey ........
a poet ..................... 9 Happiness, influence of the paf.
- poetry, early taste for, in

fions on .................... 645
England .................... 390 Hebrew and Arabic grammars

. built on the fame principles .. 627

language, vowel points of,

considered .................. 344
Garrick, anecdotes of .......... 637

never a regular
Germany, practice of the poor branch of education in our
peasants in rearing their chil. schools and universities .......

..... 349
dren.....

aud Greek methods of al.
Gill's, Dr. reasons for diffenting phabetical 'writing contrasted
Glass, experiments on the fusibi-

, Masoretic system of pro-
lity of ..................... 472 nouncing, described ......... 626
Godwin, folly of him and his fol-

pronounced in the same
lowers ..................... 2;8 manner at present all over the
- of his philosophy........

werld ......
- advice to, concerning Helmdon, examination of a man-
rhythm .................... 367 tle-tree at ..................
Gold, abundance of, in the plains Helmet mak, observations on an
of Hindoftan, in the 7th cen-

aucient .......
tury ....................... III Henry, appearance of Belial to
Government, exertions of the the emperor, described........
friends of, liill necessary ..... 161 Herschel, his experiments on the

- the nature of, ex heating power of coloured rays 134
plained ........

on radiant heat.......... 135
Gowrie conspiracy, account of the 614 - on the refrangibility of
Grain, ufcfui remarks on the defi-

the invisible rays of the fun .. 136
ciency of.................... 323

on the solar and terrestrial
Grammar-schools deficient with

rays that occasion heat........ 138
respect to arithmetic ........ 73 Hindoos, sanguinary feature of
Gravity, local irregularitics in the

their punishments............ 271
direction of................. 407 Hindofran, wealth found in the
Gray, lady Jane, inscribed her plains of, by the Arabian chiefs,

name on the wall of her prison in the 7th century............ III

in the Tower................ 62 History, Volocy's remarks on the
Greenlander, description of the 479 utility of....................
Grossetete, bishop, account of, as - abbé Mably's precepts for
a poet ..................... 393

........ 393 writing .................... 99
Grotto, lines written in a, at Cam Huhlers, explanation of ........
berwell .........::: :.

Holland, new, its natives, and
Guatimotzin, king of Mexico, his thcir manners .............. 107
character .................. 258 - fishing ........
taken prisoner by

- polygamy .... 108
Cortes ......... .......... 260 Hood, origin and use of, in ebe
Gunpowder, thought to have been

church .....................
krown to the inhabitants of Hops, substitute for............ 330
India ...................... 266 Horace, imitation of, by the abbé
-
preparation of, iu

Delille ..................... 19.
Egypt ......

..... 476 Howard, Philip, earl of Arundel,

bis autograph in the tower....
H. . Hydrocephalus, case of ......... 118
Habits of a people, subjects of in-

1. and J.
vective ................... 5
Hall, bishop, “ Hard Measure of" James II. infarnated conduct of 285

recommended................ 606 Jt wish and Greek methods of al.
Hampton-Court, account of ... 246 phabetical writing contrasted.. 344

Jews,

: 291

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Jews, acquaintance of, with holy Literary suggestion............, 220
writ.......

Logarithms, method of writing.. 378
- learned, to be cauriously fola Longbeard and his followers, afi-

lowed in the prophecics respect milated to the jacobins ....... 488

ing the Messiah .... ......... 636 Lot, ftory of the daughters of,
Illuminós, artful and insidious me. misrepresented .............. 511

thods of, for the extirpation of Luc, M. de, proposed work of, on
religion .....

....... 359 geology...................., 303
India, laws of, characterized.... 111 Lucretius, badly handled by cone'
the treasures wafied to her

jectural critics ....
by commerce...... ........ 116

MSS. of, in the Britih ***
magnificence in honour of

Museum, collated............ 455
her idols.................... ib. Lụndores, seal of the abbey of .. 385

advancement of, in literature 264

jurisprudence of, resembled
that of the Hebrews ........ 265 Madagascar, negroes of, used at
its wisdom 269

the isle of Bourbon ........: 463
- interpola Mallet du Pan attacked by miss
tions of it .......

.... ib.

Williams.........
- severity of Man, view of the fall of........
its code in criminal cases ..... 272 Mandingos, account of the .....
Insidelity, difficulty of resisting, Marina, Donna, her influence on
by young men when aided by

the fate of Mexico ..........
.................... 194 Market, the operation of, described 39

the source of French Marriage, validity of, in Greece 514
anarchy ................., 299

means for the promo-
- profligacy the natural , cion of...................... 508
effect of .....
.......... 300

on the contract of .... 5.76
favourable ftate of so Mary queen of Scot's lament, by
ciety for receiving .......... 301 Burns ...................... 416
Inscriptions from an apartment in Matter, on the densities and quan-

the Tower of London........ 61 vities of .................... 50
Joy, sympathetic, delineation of 643 Mauritius, account of .........idor
Irides, or coronæ of the sun and

inhabitants of ........ 462
moon ...................... 210

a flaves of, described ...

.: 404
Iron works, construction of the Maximuni, a pernicious French
..............., 409 expedient ........

consequences of its efta-
K.

blish:nent in France ......... 175
Knigge, haron, absurd piểure of,

- opinions of the French
by himself ................. 326

upon it .................... 178

Melbourne, Derbyshire, account
Lamps, on reflectors for ........ 557 of ......................... 396
Land-owners, admonition to.... 234 Menu's institutes, period of their
Langton, Stephen de, account of 390 first promulgation fixed ......
Language, carly fpecimens of.... 7

extracts from .. 268
- appropriate to prose and

- fimilitude of,
metrical writing ............ 127

... 127 with the Hebrew code ....... 271
Lava examined ................ 473

...... 473 Menzaleh, the lake, in Egypt.... 478
chemical analysis of........ 474 Messiah, cautions respecting Jew-
Laugh, ladies, practically described 130 ish opinions of ............. 636
Laws, impoflibility of making Methodism, causes of .......... 293

them unalterable ............ 285 Methodists,new species uf, describeds 43
Liberty, popular doctrines of, jutt Mexican ambassadors, first inter-

ly opposed .................. 162 view of che, with Cortes ..... 33
Liddiard, mils, singular circum- Mexico, grand attack upon, by
stanccs attending the marriage

Cortes .....................
of ......................... 572 Milk consumed in London ..... 234
Literary intelligence joc, 220, 340, Mince Pye .................... 188

451, 564, 676 Mineral waters, remarks on .... 601

Devon..........

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Minor, on the marriage of a .... 573
Miracies, old theatrical pieces so

callcd ...................... 391
Montezuma, interview of his am-
bafadors with Cortes ........ 33
- wealth and power of 152

treasures of, in a con
cealed chamber, feized by Cortes 159

- treated iníolcntly by
Cortes...................... 253

death of ........... 255
Moon, on the theory of the ..... 47
Morality, inefficacy of rational.. 363
More, Mrs. Hannah, ohject of the
earlier performances of........ 327

works of, characterized 529
Morning prayer, observations on

the first rubric of the ........ 413
Muc, remarks on national ..... 405

N,
Nation, voice of the, a pretext for

carrying through bad measures 426
National convention, number of

persons who perished under the 589
Natural history, causes by which

the study of, has been retarded 449
Naval victory on the firit of June,

1794, defcribed.............. 310
Netley abbey, seal of............ 384
Nitrous acid, compolition of .... 532
oxide, fasts concerning.. 534

application of, to
the animal body ............ 536
Nobleman's house, concerning the

government of a ............ 398
Numerals, ancien', ilustrated.... s
- Arabic, the general use of 65

- introduction of the
Greek .....

Pays de Vaud conquered by the

republic of Berne............ 384
Pérouse, track aud fate of ...... 102

papers relating to the
voyage in search of him .....
Perfia, account of the effect which

the accumulation of wealth by
Cyrus had on the Persian cha-
racer .......

....... 113
Philosophy, wickedness of the
modern .................... 300

- false, the demon of 488

- foretels her trie
umphs in France ............ 480
Picty, decay of .......... 618
Pillars of stone erected, in almost

all nations, from the earliest

ages ....................... 387
Pity, lines on ................. 8)
Planets, their light and heat .... 50

on the motions of the
planes of their orbits ........ SI
Poetic feeling, remarks on ...... 127
Pompey's pillar, erroneously so
called .... ......... 566, 967

Edward Wort.
ley Montague's observations on ib.

- properly deno-
minated the coluinn of the

pillars...................... 5?!
Poole, Arthur and Edmund, bro-

thers, confined in the Tower .. 63
Poor, distress of the, chicfly

arising from wantofemploymeri
Population, increase of, in the

British isics ........
Prayers on ancient tombs ......
Preaching, on perseverance in....

- Sir James Stonhouse's
thoughts on ....
Pringle, anccdcte of Sir J......
Prismatic colours, rower of, to

illuminate objects............
Prophecies, cautious on the appli.

cation of ....................
Prophets, view of the ancient

schools of the................ 290
Provifions, the high price of, a

continual object of speculacion 57
Prusia, king of, active in the reli-

gious education of soldiers'

children .................... 364
Psalm xxii. criticalobservations on 634
Psalms, Septuagint translation of

....... 342
compared with the Hebrew ib.

utility of .... ............ 346
- neglected.... ........ 350

- contrafted with the Hebrew
text ..........

Palms,

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Ode, qualities of the............ 419
Old age, the treatment of the

asthenia of .................. 238
Olmedo, father, accompanies Core
tes.........

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character of .......... ib.
Optical illusion in Egypt........
Orleans, d', particulars concern-

ing ....

Ornithorhynchus paradoxus, ob-

servicion on the head of ..... 143
Orton, Job, account of ......... 49

- absence of bigotry
from his mind exemplified.... 43
Oxygen, application of..........

P.
Paris, the resort of desperate •
exiles ....

........ 582
Tavs de Vaud, French fiction of

..... 583

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