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Pennsylvania, law of, for selling beer,
214–Du Ponceau's discourse on the
early history of, 386 et seq.
Percival, James G. his poems reviewed,
1—character of his poems, 7–extracts
from, 9 et seq.
Philodemus, writings of, discovered in
Herculaneum, 301 et seq.
Phoenir, steam boat, description of its
burning, 23.
Pitt, William, Tomline's memoirs of, re-
viewed, 144 et seq.-Gifford's life of,
Planck, his treatise on allegorical inter-
pretation, 392.
Plato wrote poetry, 2, 391—introduced
allegorieal interpretation, ib.
Plutarch, his judgment of Aristophanes,
274, 292 et seq.
Pompeii, discoveries in, 298.
Pons discovers Encke's comet, 27 et
Rembrandt, anecdote of, 101.
Rensselaer county, survey of, 378.
Review, Edinburgh, on Aristophanes,
273—extract from, respecting Socra-
tes, 281—review of Mitchell's Aristo-
phanes, 296—remarks on, 332.
Review, Quarterly, on Aristophanes, 273
—review of Mitchell's Aristophanes,
296—remarks on, 332.
Robertson, mistaken respecting the dis-
covery of the Azores, 36–328.
Rome, early history of, 384.
Royal Institution, 369.
Russel, lord, condemned for treason, 78,79.
Russians, Madame de Stael's remarks on,
121—regardful of the improvements
of other nations, 419.
Schlegel, A. W. 275, 283, 295.
Schlegel, F. his remarks on Aristophanes,
277, 295-commended, 283.
Shakspeare, remark on, 122.
Sidney, Philip, his Arcadia, 324.
Slavery in the United States, 18.
Socrates, opinions respecting his character,
281 et seq.-purity of his character
asserted, 294.
Stabiae, discoveries in, 298.
Stael, Madame de, her reputation con-
stantly increased, 102—contrary criti-
cisms of the Germans and French, 102

—her reputation not owing to her rank
and wealth, 103—characteristic of her
style, 104—her posthumous works re-
viewed, 105 et seq.-her attempts at
poetry, ib. et seq.-her novels, 106–
Corinna, 106, 117–Germany, 107,
117–her Sappho 107—philosophy her
proper department, 108—inclined to
the system of Kant without examina-
tion, 108—her system of morals, 109
—character of her political writings,
1 ll-her merits as a writer, and as a
female writer, 112—her Ten Years in
Exile, 113 et seq.-Bonaparte's aver-
sion to her explained, 114 et seq.-
her travels in Germany, 117—molest-
ed by Bonaparte, ib.—her interview
with and remarks upon the emperor
Alexander, 118 et seq.-comments on
her remarks, 1 19-her remarks on the
Russians, 121—her opinions of Bona-
parte distorted by personal feeling, 123
et seq.-quoted, 349.
Stuart, professor, his translation of Dis-
sertations of Jahn and others reviewed,
51 et seq.-his translation of Ernesti's
Elements of Interpretation reviewed,
391 et seq.-his remarks on interpre-
tation, 393.
Style, remarks on, 105—on English,
323 et seq. 347 et seq.
Sydney, Algernon, memoirs of, by Mead-
ley, reviewed, 59 et seq.-his remarks
on Italy, 68 et seq.-no evidence of
his having received a pension from
France, 73—his essays on government,
74, 86.
Tasso, Fairfax and Hoole's translations
of, 87 et seq.-his style, 89—remarks
on his Jerusalem Delivered, 90.
Thermometer, of Fahrenheit, 405—of
Dalton, 406.
Thuanus, mistake of, respecting the dis-
covery of the Azores, 37.
Tomline, his memoirs of Pitt reviewed,
144 et seq.
Translations, inadequacy of 53—remarks
on the proper mode of translating, 87
et seq.—De Lille's remarks on, 91.
Travellers liable to mistakes as to politics,
Troup, Robert, his vindication of the
claim of Elkanah Watson, 230, 243.


Valenciana, mine of, 432 et seq.-count

de la, ib. et seq. Views of Society and Manners in Ameri

ca, by an Englishwoman, reviewed, 15. Wirgil, his early poetry, 2. Volcanos, the study of, 42—at the A

zores, 46 et seq.-remarks on, 48 et

seq. Voltaire, his remarks on style, 105.

Walton, his Prolegomena quoted, 56. Watson, Elkanah, his claims as author of the canal policy in New-York, 241 et seq.-his history of canals in NewYork, 242 et seq. Watt, his improvements in the steam engine, 404 et seq. Webster, Dr John W. his description of

St Michael reviewed, 34-character of his work, 49 et seq. Weights and measures, Adams' report on, reviewed, 190 et seq. Whitney, his saw-gin, 409. Wieland, 283—his essay on Socrates and Aristophanes, 284 et seq. 288 et seq. 293 et seq. Wilcocks, his account of the revolution in Mexico, 436 et seq. Withers, his charge to the jury in Sydney's trial, 83—his insolence to Sydmey, 84. Wolf, his theory respecting Homer, 279 et seq. Wyttenback, on the mode of studying languages, 52, 59—commended, 276. Y

Yousef, Ben, stanzas of, quoted, 58.

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