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PAGI.
ABBOT, E. character of
504 Azara, don Felix, memoir of

645
Aberdeen, theological prizes at 166 Bademaker, M. great age of

soo
Academy, royal, on the establishment of Bailey's dictionary, definitions in 124
the

126 Balance, an improved hydrostatic 263
-, proceedings of 159 Baltic trade, state of the

515
.., exbibition of the 479 Bank-notes, on the forgery of

135
Accentuation, on rhetorical

249 Bankruptcies, monthly lists of 8, 175, 275,
Accum, Mr. explanation concerning

383, 495, 592
Acid, on the acetic
S42 Barangers, preparation of

538
Acolytes, account of the

250 Barksdale's memorials, extracts from 50
Adam, Dr. memoir of

192 Barley, on distilling spirits from 293
Ærostation, improvement in

260 Barlow's, Mr. oration on American inde-
Æschylus, discovery of a MS. of
6 pendence

28
Affairs, state of public 77, 170, 277, 378, Barlowe, Bishop, letter of

S53
491, 590 Barometer, its use to travellers

260
Agricultural reports 103, 199, 307, 407, Barrymore, lord, character of

325
519, 620 Bath, benevolent society ar

199
societies, proceedings of 90, and West of England society, re-

190, 293, 604, 611
Agriculture, proceedings of the board of 263 waters, on the virtues of

377
Alphabetical sounds, on recording 113, 226 charity school established at 401
Alps, on the structure of the
476 Bayning, lord, account of

597
America, North, political, state of 79,592 Belcher, James, account of
......, on the independence of

28 Bell's system of education, origin of 127
-, South, revolution in
592 Benares, description of

194
Anecdotes of Charles I.
51,464 Benefit clubs, observations on

204
.... of Cotteswold sheep 154 Berkshire, walks in 213, 325, 525
of an organist

147 Bermondsey, historical notice of 625
another
205 Bernard, sir J. account of

301
of a member of parliament 250 Bible societies instituted 185, 289, 997
of a child

527 Bion, on the poetry of
of sir Julius Cæsar
355 Birth, observations on

149
of an empyric
463 Bitaubé, M. memoirs of

936
of Henry Pritchard
ib. Black plague, account of the

527
of Caliph Hassan

ib. Blind, remarkable seminary for the 479
of a quaker
464 Boats, observations on ice life

330
of Dr. Cole

465 Bodley, sir T. his character
Angela, on the hierarchy of
350 Bolingbroke, lord, memoirs of

657
Animals, discovery of curious 70, 72, 168, Bonaparte, astrological character of 416

507, 582, 610 Books, account of scarce 49, 145, 246, 550,
..., society for prosecuting cruelty

458, 569
to
258 Bossen, sinking of the island of

166
Antiquities, discoveries of 182, 259, 288, Botanical reports 101, 198, 305, 316, 617

297, 369, 477, 478, 583, 605, 609 Bottles, method of preparing phos-
Antoninus, on the names in
227 phoric

580
Arcadia, account of Sidney's
464 Bowes, A. R. account of

178
Architecture, account of lectures on 63 Boyes, captain, account of

198
Arthur, king, finding the body of 463 Bradford, Yorkshire, literary society at 958
Arts, retrospect of the fine 62, 137, 269, 374, Breittan, colonel, account of

198
479, 576 Brewing, improvements in

485
Asthma, a remedy for
409 Breweries, report of the London

84
Astrology, remarkable case in

416

Bridewell, foundation of
Athens, discovery at

478 Bridlington, charity school at
Attachment, on summary
448 | Brighton, charity at

97
Axle-trees, improvement in

572 Bristol, meteorological observations at
Aylsham organist, anecdote of the 147

... commercial room at

190
Bristol,

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Bristol, bible society at 297, 401 Columbiad, on a criticism of the 198

statue of the king, erected at 613 Commercial reports 98, 194, 302, 404, 914,
Brocade flag, description of a
365

615
Broussonnett, M. memoirs of
343 Commines, account of P. de

248
Browne, Dr. account of
509 Communion tables, on the position of

217
Buchanan's, Dr. MSS. account of 580 Constructions, on equivocal

108
Buckingham, sir O. falls in a duel 328 Convulsions, observations on

174
Bullock, J. account of
188 Copper vessels, danger of

72
Bundelcund, diamond mines in
26 Corbett, sir C. case of

47•
Burdett, sir F. proceedings respecting 381, Corfu, account of a society at

475
590 Cornish literary repository

222
Burgh, Dr. monument to the memory of 90 vocabulary

431
Burnett, Eliz. great age of

299 Cottages, propusals for erecting
Bury, charity school established at 507 Cotteswold sheep, on the

134, 235
Cadiz, state of

590 Corpse, remarkable discovery of a 589
Cæsar, sir J. anecdote of

355 Cotton, improved method of spinning 64
Calleva, on the site of the ancient 526 Crofts, W. D. account of

503
Cambridge, prize questions and medals at 166, Croix, M. de St. memoirs of

240
367 Crook, G. S. account or

297
Campbell, D. account of
299 Crows, observations on

415
Camphor in the seeds of carraway 258 Cumberland, attempt to assassinate the
Campion, H. F. account of
189 duke of

594
Canards Tigrés, on the term

549 Cumberworth, sir T. remarkable will of 567
Candles, improved mode of making 167 Damask table cloth described

500
Canopherius, an observation of
52 Darby, Mrs. character of

291
Canova, a new work of

263
...., lieutenant, shoots himself

402
Canterbury cathedral, repairs of 295 Davy, Mr. account of his discoveries and
Cardiff, state of the trade of

511
experiments

360,584
Carlisle, christenings, marriages, &c. at 89 Day, Mr. epitaph on

326
charity school ac

ib. De Bouillon and De Sancy, negociation
-, state of the weather at
206 of

218
Carraway, camphor found in ,
258 Debbieg, general, account of

598
Carstens, M. memoirs of
451 Debt, on discharging the national

413
Catechism, remarkable explanation of the 137 Deluge, an old opera on the

107
Caterpillar, anatomy of the

216 Depletion, extraordinary instance of 73
Cavendish, hon. H. memoir of 287, 588 Derby, character of Edward, earl of 465
Cavallo, Mr. account of

86 Devonshire literary repository 221, 434
Chalchographic society, account of the 481, ...., map of completed

69
578 Dial, description of a nocturnal

572
Chalk, whether it becomes fint 343, 536 Diamond, on the formation of the
Charles I. anecdotes of

55 Diseases, reports of 75, 174, 274, 376, 490,
Chatham, carl, his memorial
280

588
Cheltenham, description of 16, 532 Distillation, method of condensing va-
improvements at 186, 895, 609
pours in

260
Cheshire, bistorical notices of

626 Dividends, lists of 83, 176, 276, 384, 497,
Chesnuts, colours extracted from 260

593
Child, anecdote of a foundling 327 Doncaster, bill of mortality, &c. at 90
China, new method of decorating 434 Drawings, how to fix pencil

110
Cholera morbus, remedy for

415
varnish for coloured

325
Christ's hospital, foundation of

464
, of the gloss on

519
Chronomecer, description of a phantasma-, Droughts, observations on

580
goric
572 Drury-lane theatre, plan of

85
Churches, on the number of
137 Duel, a remarkable

328
City splendour, instance of
463 | Dymond, J. S. account of

191
Clergy, condition of the inferior 429 Eagles, remarkable flight of sea 189
Cloth-trade, state of the
501 Earth, account of burning

168
Coal gas light, details relative to 367 Earthquake at the Cape of Good Hope 166,
Cockatoo, great age of a

582
Coffee, on che uscs of

151
at Vienna

168
of Arabia, trade of
549 | East India arrivals

98, 404
Coining, new machine for

369 .... college, description of the 16+
Coins, on the ancient plated

202

sales

194, 302, 514, 615
Cold, extreme in Russia
70 | Eiting, on excess in

174
Collingwood, lod, memoirs of 499, 598 E en, Hon. vr melancholy face of

287
Colmar, account of a society at 476 Ed. burgreviewers, replies to the 34, 128
Colossus of Rbodes; 'on the

52
., State of che weather at

540
Edgeworth,

191

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Edgeworth, Mr. explanation of 410 Fuseli, Mr. elected professor of painting 139
Education, observations on
520 Gambadoes, description of

437
Egypt, advantageous for commerce 546 Gas light, on the benefits of

367
Electric repulsion, on
168 Geese, on the fidelity of

415
... column, described 472, 582 Genevieve, account of the church of St. 583
Ellis, Mr. account of
510 Genius, on

421
Elm-tree, horse-shoe found in one 90 Germany, political state of

277, 596
Elstree, Herts, description of

625
commerce of

99, 616
Elyot, sir T. his character

248
---, account of a map of

261
Empirics, curious punishment of 463 Gibraltar, on Copley's picture of 549
Emulation, account of a society of 476 Glass ornaments, mode of making 65, 367
English language, on the corruptions of ...., art of painting on

148
the
8 of antimony, abuse of

366
Entomology, a new work on

164 Gloss on drawings, remedy against 549
Epigrams, &c from the Greek

222 Gloucestershire, vaccine institution ia 506
Equivocal construction, on

108 Godbold's balsam, compositiod of S67
Erskine, lord, on summary attachment 448 Good Hope, earthquake at 166, 369, 583
Esthwaite Lake, beautiful scenery of 208 Gordon, major, account of

193
Evil, on touching for the
138 Gout, success of the magnet in

70
Exercise, rules for

411 Graduation of philosophical instruments 331
Excise, new building for the
85 Grahame, James, character of

605
Experiments on copper vessels
71 Grammar, on the violations of

8
.... on meteoric stones 71, 73 Granger, rev. J. account of

216
on sound
72 Grass, observations on fiorin

115, 234
on electric repulsion 68 Gray the poet, anecdotes of
on the roots of trees 468 Grease on paper, how to remove 109
galvanic

469 Great Britain, political state of 80, 172, 280,
on phosphorus
584

381, 491, 590
Ezechiel, account of the tomb of

567
Greek musical terms, on the

121
Falstaft, on the character of

204 fragments
Fenton's poetry, character of

fire, composition of

58%
Fever, account of the Walcheren 174 manuscript described

256
Feversham powder mills blown up 295 Greenwich, naval asylum at

385
Figs, observations on

353 Gregory, Dr. against the Edinburgh Re-
Files, substitute for steel

366
view

33
Finch, Mr. memoir of

601 Grenville, lord, premiums given by 95
Fiorin grass, on the
116, 367, 568 Gun-locks, improved

273
Fire arms, improvement in
273 | Hackney, literary society at

257
Fire escapes, improved
112, 581 Haighcon, rev. R. account of

507
Fires, remarkable 84, 85, 177, 285, 295, 610 Hales, John, account of

50
...., a liquid for extinguishing 263 Hanover transferred

277
...., composition of the Greek 582 Harborough and Stamford canal, plan of
Fish, description of an uncommon 507 the

290
Fishery at Wick, account of

105 Harold and Tosti, tragedy of 209, 318, 417
Flax spinning, new mode of
273 Harrow gate, description of

545
... wool, preparation of

476 Harwich church steeple taken down 398
Flebilis, on the word
27, 140 Hay, James, account of

612
Fletcher, Eliz. great age of
513 | Hayne, rev. R. account of

398
Flints, on the formation of
556 Hassan, anecdote of the caliph

463
Flushing, state of
171 Havard, William, account of

499
Fogan, explanation of the word
436 Health, means of preserving

411
Folkstone, improvement in the harbour Hebrew, on the study of

137
of
295 Heifer, a remarkable

99
Forgery of bank notes, on
135 Helena, St. description of

246
Fossbridge, York, improvement of 391 Henshaw, Thomas, bequests of 393
France, political state of 77, 170, 278, 379, Herbert's travels, account of

246
491, 590 Herculaneum, account of the MSS. of 471
decrees respecting commerce in 99 Hereford, new charity school at

186
......, progress of the arts in

160 Hernia, a remedy for the
prices of provisions in 317 Herring fishery, state of the

105
Fraser, James, account of

512 Hexter, lieutenant, character of 336
Freedom-square, proposal for
451 Heywood on angels, account of

350
French language, report on the
56 Highway cottages, plan of

S09
... empire, population of
475 Hindoo mode of education

127
Freitas, opinion of

53 Hinton-house, Berks, described 396
Fuipace, description of a portable 272 | Hirst, William, account of

91
Hogarth,
260
a virtuous King

167

Iceland, voyage to

von

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Hogarth, anecdote of
126 Knowsley, G. character of

91
Holderness agricultural meeting
90 Lambech, new map of

365
Holecombe, Devon, canal cut at 614 Lamb-skins, on the preparation of curled 538
Holland, political state of 277, 380, 590 | Lamp, description of a new

153
commerce of 99, 196, 303, 515 | Lancaster's school, account of

364
Holman, Charles, account of

401

... lectures, account of 396, 397,
Hoppner, J. account of
179

400, 507
Horace, observations on

117 Language, corruptions of the English 8
Horse, anatoinical discovery in the 363 | Latouch, J. account of

298
curious worm found in a
569 Law, bishop, memoir of

513
shoe found in a tree
90 Lead, how to fix black

110
chesnuts, use of

260 imposition with the glass of 366
Hough, William, account of

90 Leamington, Warwickshire, state of 94
Hull, state of the docks company at

183 Lectures announced

68, 165, 472
bible society at
289 Leeds, tour from

543
...., life boat at

391 Leicester, bible society formed at 185
.., account of the theatre at

501 Leigh's Treatise of Learning, account of 247
Huisean premium awarded
166 Leipsic fair, account of

70
Humour's blood, an old treatise, described 49 Leitch, Mrs. great age of

299
Hydraulic machine, a new
369 | Lemnius, odd remark of

53
Hydrophobia, Spanish remedy for the 13+, Lemons, ancient uses of

250
414 | Lens, a remarkable

261
case of

397 Levi, Mr. throws bimself from the mo.
Hydrophoriæ, an Athenian festival, ac- nument

86
count of the
478 | Lewes, charity schools at

189
Hydrostatic balance, a new
263 Lewis on the catechism, error in

137
Hypnum crispum, observacions on 475 Lincoln tolls

184
Ice life buars, plan for

S30
benevolent institution at

it.
581 Linen, permanent ink for marking 110
Idolatry, origin of

37 Linnæus, on the name of 129, 201, 336, 420
Indians, migration of

73 Literary repository of Cornwall and De-
Inflexion, ou the theory of
38, 132

221
Inglis, Esther, account of

138

and philosophical intelligence 68,
Ink, method of making permanent

110

163, 256, 363, 471, 579
Interval in music, on

335 Literature, lyceum of ancient 9, 117, 332,
Ionian academy at Corfu
475

437, 520
Ipswich, improvements at
Ireland, commercial state of

294, 397 LITERATURE, HALF-YEARLY RE-
99, 304, 405

TROSPECT OF DOMESTIC.
.., pers-cution in, prevented 46+
Italy, political state of

491
Islands, discovery of new

73

Maurice's History of India 621
, account of the sinking of one 166, 369

.Chalmers's Caledonia, Vol. II. ib.
Jackson, Mr. explanation concerning 227

Playfair's Family Antiquity ib.
Jamaica fieet, arrival of the

615

POLITICS.
Jenner, Dr. encomium on

262
Jerusalem, on the temple of

.Rose's Observations on the

52
Jews, on the modern

Public Expenditure

621
ib.
Johnes, Mr. his public spirit

Petrie's Statement of Facts ibo

511
Jones, Mrs. account of

Lofft on the Cause of Reform ib.

88
Josephus, character of

248

THLOLOGY, &c.
Jubilee institution at Brighton

96

Baker's edition of Wicliff's
Juvenal and Horace cumpared

117

Translation of the New Tes.
Kaye, sir R. account or

9S
tament

629
Keily, Dr. account of

180

An Historical View of the Ca-
Kendal female society, account of the

89
tholic Religion

ita
Kenelm, legendary story of

593

Letter to Sir John Nichol on
Kennet canal, state of the

190

the Burial of Dissenters ib,
Kew, description of

465

Dr. Ireland on Paganism and
Killaderry, Ireland, description of 624
King, statue of the, ac Bristol

Christianity

ih,
613

Bishop Horsley's Sermons 693
., on presenting addresses to the 349

.Outram's Sermons and Ex-
King fish, description of a
610

ib.
Kirkstali abbey, description of

513

Walker's Funeral Sernion for
Kitier, Miss, burnt to death

178
Bishop Strachan

ib.
Knaresborough, description of

545

Dr. Brown on the Character of
Knitting, aew mecuud of

ib.
Literature

HISTORY.

tracts

PAGE
NATURAL HISTORY.
Literature, Linnæan Society's Transac-
tions

623
The Wonders of animated Na-
ture

ib.
The Young Botanist's Com
panion

ib.
Dr. Reeve on the Torpidity of
Animals

ib.
MEDICINE, SURGERY, &c.
Dr. Willich's Lectures on
Diet, &c.

623
Cooper's Dictionary of Surgery ib.
Wate's Views of the Nose,
Mouth, &c.

624
.Dr. Heberden's Harveian Ora-
tion

ib.
VOYAGES AND TRAVELS.
. Lambert's Travels in America 624
..Dr. Clarke's Traveis through
Russia

ib.
TOPOGRAPHY AND ANTIQUITIES.

Manning's History and Anti-
quities of Surrey

624
Carlisle's Topographical Dic-

tionary of Ireland
The Antiquarian and Topo-
graphicai Cabinet

ib.
Woodburn's Ecclesiastical To-
pography

625
Lysons's Magna Britannia 626
.Herculanensia, by Messrs.

Drummond and Walpole 629

CLASSICAL LITERATURE.
......Schrevelius's Lexicon, by Watts 629

ib.

PASI,
Literature, Chamberlain's Instructions to
Young Officers

667
...Dr. Dickson's Grammar of
Agriculture

ib.
A. Chalmers's History of Ox-
ford

ib.
Fourth Report of the African
Institution

635
Highmore's Pietas Londinensis it.

. Tabart's Moral Tales
LITERATURE, HALF-YEARLY RE-
TROSPECT OF FRENCH

HISTORY.
. Essai sur l'Esprit et l'Influence

de la Reformation de Lo.
ther

633
BIOGRAPHY.
... Notice sur la Vie de Azara 645
Memoires de Baron de Besen-
val

648
. Essai Historique sur H. St.
Jobn, &c.

631
MISCELLANEOUS.
.Lettres inedites de Mirabeau 657
Histoire Universelle, à l'Asage

des Cours Publiques, &c. 639
...Supplement au Traite de Me-

canique Celeste, &c. ib.
Memoirs de Chemie, &c. 660
Bulletin of New Inventions 661
History of the Nineteenth Cen-
tury

ib.
Reminiscencies of Great Men ib.
Traite Elementaire de Phy-

sique
.The Wonders of Nature 662
. Almanach sur Scheidekunstler ib.

Elements of Ærostatics 663
. Tables Barometerques ib.
.Les Amours Epiques

ib.
Lettres ecrites de l'Italie

664
Tableau de Naples

ib.
. Nouveau Dictionnaire de Bib-
liographia

665
Statistical Description of Au-
stria

ib.
.Pantheon of Russian Litera.

666
Notices relative to Dresden ib.
My Wanderings

ib.
Historie Nouvelles

607
Espagne par M. De Laborde ib.
.. Receuil de Lettres

668
Moyens de Conserver la Sante 669
Frederic II. Roi de Prusse 670
Sir Charles James Fox ou Me-

moires
-... Description de la Ville de Dres.
den

ib.
..Hector, Trajedic par j. c.
Luce

ib.
Liverpool, dreadful accident at

183
bedevolent society at 958

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....Riches; or, the Wife and Bro-
ther

634
.Hector, a Tragedy

MISCELLANIES.
Reply to the Calumnies of the
Edinburgh Review

635
Weston's Remains of Arabic 636
..On the Sources of the Pleasure

received from Literary Com-
position

ib.
.Randall's Inquiry into the

Cause and Cure of the Dry
Rot

ib.
Todd's Illustrations of the

Lives and Writings of Gower
and Chaucer

ib.
Mortimer's Grammar of Trade 637

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