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annexation of Avignon, 458—his connexion with the Comte de
the Court, 471--M. Bacourt, ib.
lating to, 254-5-rapid and extensive progress in the study of the
at Naples, 490—iniquities of the government, 491–how far his
cation, 526-8, note.
Official Catalogue of the Great Exhibition, review of, 557-a kind
of encyclopædia, 558—its ambiguity and inaccuracies, ib.-ac-
tuitously, 580_season tickets, ib. difficulties attending the assigning to each country its space, 581-2-and of classifying the articles exhibited, 582_use made of the political refugees now, in this country, ib.-course adopted by the Executive Committee, 583 -two great State federations formed, 583-4-the list of jurors, 584—not quite infallible, 584-5-appearance of the Great Exhibition on the day of opening, 585-6-numbers and occupations of its ordinary local population, 586-7-efforts made to guard against unforeseen contingencies, 587— table of receipts up to Sept. 25., 588_table of highest amounts of money taken, ib.-Chevalier Bunsen's suggestion to facilitate foreigners examining our national monuments and public buildings, 589—conduct of the Police, ib. the two languages, War and Commerce, 589-90_future results of the Great Exhibition, 591-extract from a New York paper, 592 -extract from Sir John Herschel, 592-3—science pre-eminently a peacemaker, 593— MM. Schönbein, Clausen, and Mr. Mercer, 594amorphous phosphorus, 594-5—Professor Schrötter, Baron Liebig, and Mr. Young, 595-6_effect of the Exhibition upon trade and commerce, 596–7–love of order manifested by the people of England, ib.-general good results of the Exhibition, 597–8.
P Penn, Dixon's Life of. See Dixon (H. W.) Pulszky's Tales and Traditions of Hungary, review of, 127-8
Hungary a borderland of mixed races, 129--the Magyars, 130_ Pulszky's Jacobins in Hungary,' 131—his "Yanosh the Hero,' 132-5— The Poor Tartar,' 136-races and outlaws, 137-propensity of the Hungarians to cattle-lifting, 138—the Hungarian exiles, 139.
Romans (the) in Britain, review of works relating to, 177-reckless
destruction of Romano-British remains, 178-9—Messrs. Collingwood, Bruce, Lee, Newmarch, and Professor Buckman, 180– publications by Messrs. Roach Smith, Robert Stuart, and Daniel Wilson, 181–vast amount of grain yielded by Britain to the Romans, 182–Cæsar's first attempt on Britain, ib.-Britain during its connexion with the Romans, 182-3—Horsley's Britannia * Romana,' 183_departure of the Roman legions, 184—Roman inscriptions, 185-6—mixed population of the Roman military stations, 186-7-mixed religious creeds, except Christianity, 188-90 -gradual rise of the Roman towns, 190—tesselated pavements and pottery, 191_Bath the centre of the fashionable' part of Britain under the Romans, 192—Roman manufactories, 192-3use of mineral coal by the Romans, 194—sites, and costs, of excavations, 195 — Hadrian's Wall, 196—Housesteads, Chesters, Richborough, and Reculver, 196-8_excavations at Portus Lemanis or Lymne, 199—fire a frequent agent of destruction of Roman villas in Britain, 200—this fact proved by excavations at Maryport, Ribchester, and elsewhere, 201-struggles between the Saxons and Roman legions, 202-London a free-trading corporation after all the other towns had succumbed, 202—Sir F. Palgrave and Sir J. Mackintosh, 203_benefits derived from Roman laws and lawyers,
204. Ruskin, (John), review of his "Seven Lamps of Architecture, and
· The Stones of Venice.' See Sources of Expression in Architecture.
s Sources of Expression in Architecture, review of works relating to,
365-requisites for an architect, and what architecture really is, 366_relation of expression to construction in architecture, 367-8 -expression in architecture not yet appreciated, 369-72-expression in Egyptian architecture, 372-4-Mr. Ruskin's · Virtues of • Architecture,' 375-8-expression in Greek architecture, 378-80 -Greek decoration, 380-2-architectural colouring as practised by the Greeks, 382-3—Greek orders, 384—expression in Arabian architecture, 384-6-Arabian treatment of the arch, 387-expression in Lombard architecture, 388-90_Northern Pointed style, 391-2-defence of the Northern Gothic architecture, 393-4
Aspiration' in Northern Gothic architecture, 395-6-details of Northern Gothic Architecture, 397-8--Renaissance architecture, 399-401-concluding remarks, 402-3.
THE GENEUPHONIC GRAMMAR.
UNDER TUE EXPRESS PATRONAGE OF II. R. H. PRINCE ALBERT.
2 Vols. Royal 8vo. Price 218.
A Grammar of Harmony, Counterpoint, and Musical Composition;
or the Generation of Euphony reduced to Natural Truth. By the late GENERAL J. J. VIRUES Y SPINOLA. Edited by the late Baron F. T. A. CHALUZ DE VERNEVIL, A.M. Dedicated, by special permission, to H.R. H. PRINCE ALBERT, Longmans: London ; 1850.
AMONGST the vast and cheering indications of advancing cultivation, which society, in this age, presents at every aspect, there is none more remarkable, yet perhaps none so little observed, as the rapid diffusion and growing universality of the taste for Musical Art, in its bighest order, throughout all classes of the people in every country of civilized Europe. Nor is there to be found in all the exchanges of international courtesy, and the abatements of international jealousy, which foster such ardent and well-grounded hopes for the future peace and happiness of mankind, any more encouraging symptoms of a nascent tendency in the nations to accept what is good in others, to supply from abroad the deficiencies of fatherland, and to regard foreign excellence without distrust, than the present motion of the European schools of music, to an unity of sentiment and an amalgamation of style. Whilst we recognize the evidence of that state of transition to a more perfect condition and a more generous tone of society over the earth, which the illustrious and accomplished patron of the Geneuphonic Theory, the Prince Albert, hails with emphatic and earnest cordiality, we see in the manifest confluence of the musical schools, a proof that we are