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fcribed, 517:

potteries, discovered in the Mof- King's legislative authority over
quitn country, 278. See also conquered countries, 139.

MARCELLINUS, Ammianus, hiş
Lesbos. See METELIN,

advantageous account of the fer-
Lexel, Mr. his obs. on the peri- tility of Judea, 569.

odical time of the comet of 1770, Martin, honest Tom, his objec-

tions to the profession of an at-
LEXICON. See Biel.

torney, 300. His history of
Lifh, poetical picture of the mife- Therford, ib.
ries of, 393

MASERES, Baron, his method of
Light, philosophically inveiligat, finding a near value of the very
Its nature contrary

flowly converging infinite series,
to that of fire, 154.

&c. 42. His method of extend,
LIGHTNING. See Cowper. irg Cardan's rule for resolving

one case of a cubic equation, &c.
LONDON, poetical foresight of the Masson, Mr. his account of the
ruins of, 128.

ifland of St. Miguel, 49.

MEDICINE, Royal Society of, in
Lort, Mr, his obf, on Celts, 110. France, a new inftitution, su,
Lowth, Bishop, his new translia History of, ib.

tion of Ilaiah, specimen of, 285. Mengs, the celebrated painter,
LUCY, Sir Tho, supposed to be anecdotes of, 564.

the perfon alluded to by Shake- Merelin, che ancient Lesbos de.
fpear, under the character of
Justice Shallow, 258.

MIGUEL, St. in and of, hot fount-
Lyon, Mr. his defcript. of a Ro- ains chere, described, 49. Their

man bath, discovered at Duver, efficacy, in the cure of the gout,


Milles, Dr. his acc, of two Auto
MACHINEs, to shorten labour, rei, found by digging in the
their utility, 225

Tower of London, 276. See
MACQUART, M. his remarkable also, p. 28.

cure of an abscess formed in the Mogul, their tyranny over the
cophagus, by means of mera
cury, 513

M25.Quito more, curious eastern
MADNESS, new treatise concern- vales, found there, 277. See

ing the nature and cure of, 564. alia the Letter and Note p. 278,
MAHON, Lord, his invention for Music, extraordinary genius for in
securing buildings from fire, 51.

an infant, 209.
The experiment cried, ib. MUSIC, philosophically confidered,
MAILLA, Fath, de, mistaken, in 541.

his opinion of the Chinese Chio. Music of the ancient Greeks, 577.
nology, 506.

MUTZENBECHER's edit, of Biel's
Man, his organization, vital prin- Philological Thesaurus, 235
ciple, &c. investigated, 401.

plan of a complete history of, NECESSITY, philosophical, at-

tacked, and defended, 29,
MANNERS, dramatic, crit. remarks NETHERLANDS, united provinces
on, 187.

of their glorious struggle for
MANSFIELD, Earl of, his opinion freedan, 373. Their wonder.
controverted, conceroing the ful success, 374. Arguments


Indians, 543•

hore, 277.

: used in their debates, for and from Eng. to Davis's Streights,
against a peace with Spain, 375.


His accidental death,
NONSUCH-house, &c, some ac- ib. the note.
count of, 281.

Pile-driver, theory of that ma-
NOUVEAUX Elemens de la science chine, 383
de l'Homme, 4010

Pine-apple, a valuable treatise for

the culture of, recommended,
ORAN OUTANG, acc. of the or- 355.

gans of speech in, 220. Political intrigues, of the cabi-
ORRED, Mr. his account of a case net under Henry IV. &c. 554.

in which the head of the os bue Pope, Mr. his description of the
meri was fawn off, 216.

tower of Dornadilla, 271.
Os HUMERI. See ORRED. POPERY, principles of appreciated,

67. See more under Catho-
PALESTINE, country of, its ferti-

lity, &c. asserted, in opposition PowNAL, Mr, his account of the
to Voltaire, and other infidel earthen-ware discovered in the
writers, 565.

fea, near Whitstable Bay, 275:
PALMER, Mr. his notions respect.

of curious earth-
ing philosoph. necesity, &c. 29. en vafes, found on the Mosquito
Pan-land. See EARTHEN-WARE.
PÁRNEL, Mr. a remarkable saying POTTERIES, ancient remains of,

of his, in the Irish House of discovered on the Mosquito coast,
Commons, 247;

Parties, state of, in the British PRAISE, the love of, discussed,
court, in 1757, 118.

PARTINGTON, Mr. his success in Price, Dr. his notion with re-
medical electricity, 309;

spect to some in the neceffarian
Pau, M. his account of the Chi.

doctrine, 35
nese controverted, 521.

censured for his foreboding
PAUSANIUS, his testimony to the and defponding spirit, in respect
fertility of Judea, 569.

of our political affairs, 447. His
Pegge, Mr. his account of St. remarks respecting annuities,

George, the patron faint of Eng- &c. ib.
Jand, 107.

PRIESTLEY, Dr. his notions of
his remarks relative to philosophical necessity, and ma-
Croyland abbey, u1o.

terialism, attacked and defended,
his examination of the

29. Ridiculed, 64.
question whether Ireland and

kerch of the controver-
Thanet are void of serpents, 113. fy between him and his oppo-

his account of some stone nents on matter, &c. 223.
coffins, 271. His explanation of Princes, education proper for,
a paffage in Gildas, 274.

574. Ought not to employ their
his observations on con- time and attention on any arts or
ventual seals, 279.

fciences not immediately relative
PERSECUTION, excellent parable to government, 575.
against, 196.

Prussia, K. of, his ideas of the
PETRIFACTION. See King. relation between a citizen and
Peyere, M. le, his successful ap- his country, 132.

plication of the burning-glass

in the cure of ulcers, 513.
PickerSGILL, Lieut. his account of an abscess wrought by, 513.
of the track of the brig Lion,

respecting a most reinarkable im. Vegetables, their power of core

shire, 114.

&c. 114.


RICHMOND, Duke of, his ability employed to alter Clarendon's

in conducting the inquiry into history, 303
the management of Greenwich Society, new. See Medicine,
Hospital, 233:

SOPHOCLES, his Oedipus Tyrannus
ROBINS, Mr. his experiments re-

translated, 394•
lative to gunnery, 122.

SPECULATION, a poem, by Mr.
ROMANCE, dispute about the de. Anstey, extracts from, 474.

rivation of that word, 274. ST. GEORGE, the patron faint of
Rooke, Mr. his account of two England, the personal existence
Roman Camps in Gloucester- of disputed, 106.

STRANGE, Mr. his account of
Roy, Col, See SHUCKBURGH, Roman antiquitics in Wales,

Salt. See Hoeffer.

his account of some Ro-
SCHEHALLIEN, mountain of. man inscriptions, &c, in Iftria,

STUART, Lord James, a great pro-
Scio. See Chio.

moter of the Reformation in
SCOTLAND, reformation in that Scotland, his character, 338.

country how promoted, 338. St. Vitus's dance, cured by elec.
Project for introducing a stand-

tricity, 215.
ing army in, 339. Reflections SUGAR, acid of, a new discovery,
on the progress of the Reforma- 76.
cion in, 340.

SUGAR Cane. See Cazaud.
Scott, Mr. his account of a re-

markable imperfection of fight, TANJORE, conquest of, considera

SEALS. Sce Brooke. See BR E- TCHESME, or Chesme, harbour of,
See Pegge.

described, 518.
Series, infinite, &c. See MA- TELESCOPE. See JEURAT.

Thetford, hift. of, 300. Cu-
SHAKESPEAR, his plays arranged rious bill of expences for equip.
according to their dates, 18. His

ping two horsemen there, to
acquaintance with the stage, serve in the wars, in the reign of
when began, 19. Remarks on

Ed. III. 301.
his excelencies, 25.

Critical TOLERATION of Roman Catholics
explanations of remarkable pal- in England defended, 116. And
sages in his plays, 257-270.

in Scotland, 149.
SHERIDAN, Counsellor, combats TRANSLATOR, his principal qua-

Sir W. Blackstone's deetrine, lifications ard duty, 282.
respecting the power of the Bri. TRELAWNEY, Sir Harry, his ver-
tish Parliament in regard to Ire- satility, 326.

land, 359.
SHUCKBURGH, Sir George, his Vanity, admirable pi&ture of,
rules for mea'uring of heights

with the barometer, compared Van SwInden's plan for a treatise
with those of Col. Roy, 37. See on the Aurora Borealis, 310.
also Hutton.

Vases, Ancient, discovered on
Sicht, extraordinary particulars the Mosquito Shore, 277.

perfection of that fenre, 50. recting bad air, 346. Yet they
SMITH, Edw, tory of his being themselves emit a noxious air in
mineral substances, 2176
WARBURTON, Miss, verses to, WYNDHAY, Mr. his conjecture re.

ed, 1240


lysis of, 73:

the night, ib. Experiments re- concerring interpolations, 381.
lative to, 347, 504.

His general refolution of alge-
V1510N, curious exper. relative braical equations, 383.
to, 53•

WATERING of Meadows, direc-
ULCERS, cured by the burning- tions for, 456.
glass, $13.

WATERS, rules, &c. for the ana.
ULLOA, Don, bis observations on

the eclipse of the Sun, June 27, Watson, Dr. his experiments on
1778, 213,

lead ore, 48.
VOLCANOES. See EARTHQUAKE. Watson, Mr. his acc. of some an.
VOLTAIRE, his argument againit tiquities in Cheshire, &c. 109.

the authority of the Scriptures, WASHINGTON, General, complia
drawn from the sterility of Ju- mentary verses to, 389. Me.
dea, &c, obviated, 566.

moirs of, where to be found,

WAles, Roman antiquities in, West, Mr. his account of fume

Roman antiquities at Lancaster,
WALLERIUS, Professor, his phy- 109.

fico-chymical meditations on the Wilson, Mr. his account of Dr.
origin of the world, 153. His Knight's method of making ar-
introduction to the hitory of tificial loaditones. 221.

writers on mineralogy, ito. Women, young, falutary effect of
WALPOL E, Sir Robert, his sapposed their breath, upon old men,

dialogue with Mr. Pelham, on 353•
his system of political corruption, Woulfe, Mr. his experiments on

lative to an ancient building at
WARING, Profeffor, his Problems Wainford, 285,


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