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by, 5.

organist of Chelsea College, 104—his
death, 106—singular omissions in Mad.
d'Arblay's work, ib.—its real object, 107
-the authoress's first appearance in the
literary world, ib.-her Evelina,' 109
-her Cecilia' and 'Camilla,' 110-
age of the authore ib.—her "Wan-
derer,'11l-causes of the bad taste and
style of these Memoirs, ib.—her portrait
of Boswell, 112-her anecdotes of Dr.
Johnson, 115—and last interview with,
117—her father's interview with George

III. and Queen Charlotte, 119.
Burton, his accurate description of mental

malady, 186, 187 — his account of Hip-
pocrates' visit to Democritus, 188–
wrote his Anatomie with a view of re-

lieving his own melancholy, ib.
Byron, Lord, 17—his · Prophecy of Dante,
449_his 'Francesca of Rimini,' 450-
his ‘Don Juan,' ib.

land, 207—consequences resulting from
the seizure of church property, 209–
claims of the Established Church to care

and protection, 211.
Church of England, great improvement in

the clergy of, 79.
Cibber, Colley, anecdote of Shirley, related
Coleridge, Hartley, Poems by, 517.
Clergy of the Church of England, great

improvement in, 79.
Collier, 2, 9.
Colman, George, Esq., his evidence before

the Committee of the House of Commons
on the state of the laws affecting dramatic

literature, 7.
Court ceremonies, unwise neglect of, 337.
Cowper, William, character of his mental

malady, 186—various modes of self-de-

struction attempted by, 190,
Crabbe, Rev. George, his correct delinea-

tions of mental malady, 187—the most
searching of moral anatomists, and most
graphic of poets, 203—his patriotism in
lifting up the veil spread between the
upper classes and the working-day

world, ib.
Croker, Right Hon. John Wilson, his

• Buswell' quoted, 47, 115, 251.
Cromwell, Oliver, his terror on the recital

of Shirley's stanzas on the fall of Charles

I., 11.
Cruelty to animals, necessity of a law for

punishing, 81.
Cunningham, Rev. Francis, obligations of

the Protestant cause to,49—instrumental
iu making the English reader acquainted
with Oberlin, ib.



Camille Desmoulins, attorney-general to

the lantern,' 41, 43.

, by Mrs. Sheridan, 229.
Cary, Mr., his translation of Dante. See

Castlereagh, Lord, his character of the

Duke of Wellington, 333.
'Cavendish,' one of the most vulgar and

witless of the sea.novels, 486,
Chabot, 37.
Chapman, 29.
Chaulnes, Duke de, account of, 104.
Chalmers, Thomas, D.D., 'On the Use and

Abuse of Literary and Ecclesiastical En-
dowments. See Church and the Land-

Charles X. of France, causes of his over-

throw, 170.
Chesney, Captain, his . Reports to Govern-

ment on the Navigation of the Euphrates,'
212. See Steam-Navigation to India.
Chess, game of, 317.
Church and the Landlords,198—ministerial

proposition for the confiscation of church
property in Ireland, ib.-suicidal con-
duct of the land-owners,199—favourable
position of the clergyman of a parish for
bracing the upper and lower orders of
society together, 200—the clergy the
best outworks of the land-owners, 204-
benefits of established national
church, ib.-case of the two states of
Connecticut and Rhode Island, 205–
state in which the Dissenters would be
placed by the fall of the Church of Eng-

Dacre, Lady, 'Recollections of a Chaperon,'

edited by. See Novels of Fashionable

D'Ancre, Maréchal, account of, 165.
Dante, the Inferno of, translated by Ichabod

Charles Wright, 449— excellence of
Cary's translation of the Divine Comedy,
ib.-his version, from the measure, no
likeness of the original, ib.—failure of
the attempts to introduce the terza rima
as an English measure, ib. Lord By-
ron's Prophecy of Dante' and · Frau-
cesca,' 450—difficulties of executing the
translation of any long poem in rhyme,
ib.--the various readings of a true poet
an interesting and instructive study, 451
-Mr. Wright's new version of Dante
uncalled for, ib.-bis great obligations to



Cary, 452_his measure Dantesque to Mr. Kyan's patent, 127—Sir Robert Sep-
the eye only, ib.—the sense of Cary pings's report in its favour, ib.—causes
twisted out of blank verse into rhyme, of dry-rot, ib.-Pliny's doctrine on the
453-specimens of the two versions, ib. origin of the disease, ib.-schemes for
-the versions of the episode of' Fran- dealing with the juices in the felled
cesca of Rimini,' by Cary, Lord Byron, timber, ib.-process of desiccation, 128
and Wright, compared, 459_Taáffe's -instances of its failure attested by Mr.
nonsensical commentary on the story of Knowles, ib.—Sir Humphry Davy's
Francesca and Paolo, 463-Mr. Wright's hint for preventing the growth of fungi,
faulty rhymes, ib.-his ear at once 129—Mr. Kyan's theory, ib.-Fourcroy's
Scotch, irish, and Cockney, ib.-bis dictum, ib. Mr. Knowles's comment
notes shrewd, sensible, and always mo- thereon, ib.—substance of Mr. Faraday's
dest, 464.

lecture thereon, 131-the "fungus pit
Danton, 41, 43, 46.

at Chatham described, ib.- Sir Robert
D'Arblay, Madame, her "Memoirs of Dr.

Smirke's experiments, 132_duration
Burney, arranged from his own Manu- of the antiseptic virtue of medicated
scripts, from Family Papers, and from timber, 133–benefits which would re-

Personal Recollections,'97. See Burney. sult from the discovery and general
Darvill, R., his “Treatise on the Care, adoption of a cheap, safe, and efficacious

Treatment, and Training of the English preventive of dry-rot, ib.
Race-horse.' See Turf,

Dryden, John, his inferiority, as a drama-
Dealtry, William, D.D., his "The Church tist, to Shirley, 13.

and its Endowments ; a Charge,' 198. Dumont, M., his 'Souvenirs de Mirabeau'
See Church and the Landlords.

characterized, 155 — his enlightened
Death, 175—Sir Henry Halford's remarks views of the French Revolution, ib.

on the phenomena of the death-bed, ib. his testimony to the services of Mr.
-the two immediate modes by which Burke, 156-his character of Brissot,
death is brought about, ib.-death by 172.
syncope, ib.-death by asphyxia, ib. Dyce, Rev. Alexander, 29.
contrast between the state of the body
and that of the mind, 176 delirium, ib.
--death by lightning, 177_the coup de

grace, ib.—the sting of death not con-
tained in the physical act of dying, ib. Edgeworth, Miss, useful lessons conveyed
conduct to be observed by a physician in her Tales, 152.
in withholding or making his patient ac- Edye, John, his 'Calculations relating to
quainted with his opinion of the fatal the Equipment of Ships, 125. See
issue of his malady, 178_death-bed of Dry-rot.
George IV., 179—prophetic power at- Eichenberg, Professor, his translations of
tributed to individuals dying of peculiar Shakspeare, 120.
maladies, 180.

English climate, 330.
Death, Shirley's exquisite verses on, 13. English race-horse, Treatise on the Care,
Delirium, Abernethy's description of, 176. Treatment, and Training of, by R. Darvill,
Democritus, account of Hippocrates' visit

V. S. See Turf.

English Revolution of 1688, 170.
Denman, Lord Chief Justice, his opinion Erskine, Lord, anecdotes of, 123, 124.

on the general question of libels, 36. Euphrates, Captain Chesney's reports to
Dionysius, the tyrant, 11.

government on the navigation of the,
Dry-rot in timber, 125-proposition of Mr. 212. See Steam Navigation to India.

Matthews for the appointment of a rot-, • Evelina,' character of, 109.
prevention officer or wood physician,
126-his treatise « On Naval Timber
and Arboriculture,' ib.-Merits of Mr.

Knowles's • Inquiry into the Means taken
to preserve the British Navy,' ib.-ad- Faraday, Mr., his lecture on Mr. Kyan's
mirable article on the dry-rot in the discovery for preventing the dry rot in
Supplement to the Encyclopædia Britan- timber, 131.
nica, ib.-results of some recent expe- Forbes, Duncan, A.M., his translation from
riments, 127—discovery of a means of the Persian of the 'Adventures of Hatim
preventing this disease in timber, ib. Taï,' 506.


to, 188.

· La Charte Bérard, 478—M. Lafitte's
drama, 481-Louis Philippe made King,
ib.-royal journey to the coast, 482–
the revolution not a national movement,
ib.-Soult's fourteen Bastilles, 484-in-
sane excursion of the Duchess of Berri,

Fungus pit at Chatham described, 131.

Gaming, 98.
Genius described, 118.
George IV., death-bed of, 179.
• Geschichte des Osinanischen Reiches

durch Joseph von Hammer.' Bande

1-8. See Turkish Empire.
Gibbon, E., Esq., his outline of the Turkish

history, 286.
Gifford, William, Esq., 2.
Gilly, William Stephen, M.A., his Memoir

of Felix Neff, Pastor of the High Alps,
and of his labours among the French
Protestants of Dauphiné, a Remnant of
the Primitive Christians of Gaul,' 47.

See Neff
Goethe on the character of Hamlet's mad.

ness, 185.

Foreign and Domestic Policy of England,

522— Holland, 523—Algiers, ib.— Italy,
525—Greece, 526-Turkey, ib.-Po-
land, 527—Portugal, 528—Duke of
Wellington's motion, 540-King's an-
swer to the address of the House of
Lords, 541–Irish Church Bill, 547–
practical working of the Reform Bill,

Fouquier Tinville, 42.
Fox, Right Hon. Charles James, 47-anec-

dote of, 122.
Frederic II. of Prussia, his character and

share in producing the French revolu-

tion, 168.
French Revolution, 152—'Causes' of the,
by Lord Johu Russell, ib.-his unfinished

Memoirs of the Affairs of Europe since
the Peace of Utrecht,' ib._his lordship
characterized as a' petit littérateur,'ib.
the present performance an impudent
catchpenny, 153-extends only to the
death of Louis XV., ib.-high-coloured
description of the profligacy of his court,
ib.-Lord John's account of Rousseau's
amours, ib.—and of Voltaire's liaison
with Madame du Châtelet, ib.—his lord-

ship’s superficial acquaintance with the
| French language, 154–M. Dumont's

Souvenirs de Mirabeau,' 155 — that
work the best answer to Lord John's
silly stories and theories, 157 — the
French government, till the latter part
of Louis XV.'s reign, in accordance with
the feelings and wishes of the people, ib.
-high-minded patience and unconquer-
able spirit of the French nobility and
clergy in adversity, 160—the magistracy
illustrious for talent, integrity, and public
spirit, 161—firmness of the Parliament
even in the latter days of Louis XV., ib.
-injustice of making the upper classes
in France responsible for the crimes of
the revolution, 162—real causes of the
revolution, 166 - feeble character of
Louis XVI., ib.-example of America,
ib.-exertions of the philosophers, 167–
disorder in the finances, 168 — Lord
John's parallel between Voltaire and
our Saviour, 173—his confession re.
specting the philosophers, 174. See Le

French Revolution of 1830, 464-Mé-

moires pour servir à l'Histoire de, par
M. Alex. Mazas,' ib.-merits of the work,
ib.account of the author, 465—sum-
mary of his narrative, ib.—first shot fired
by an Englishman, 468–Duke of Or-
leans, 470—M. Lafitte, 471 — M. de
Polignac, ib.-M. de Mortemart, 473–

Gold of Pitt,' 37.
Grant, Mr. Robert, 43.
Greece, policy of England towards, 526.
Greek lyric poetry, 349—the Greek elegy

and ode, ib.-origin of the ode, 350-
triumphant songs of Moses and Deborah,
ib.-character of the Greek lyric muse,
351-distinction between Greek and
Hebrew song, 352—the lyre of an-
cient Greece, 353— combination of
the choric dance with inusic and poe-
try, 354-lyric writers who preceded
or were contemporary with Pindar, 355
-Archilochus, ib. -- Alcmæon, 357–
Stesichorus, 358—Ibycus of Rhegium,
361-Alcæus, 363—Sappho, 366—ver-
sions of her ‘Fragment,' by Ambrose Phil-
lips, Boileau, and Mr. Merivale, 367—Mr.
Merivale's translation of her ode to Ve-
nus, 368–Erinna, 370—Anacreon, 371
inquiry into the genuineness of the
odes attributed to, 374-Simonides the
younger, 375–his Danaë the tenderest
passage in Greek poetry, ib.--Mr. Ro-
bert Smith's version of it, 376— Bac-
chylides, 377.


Hacket, Bishop, his motto, 70.
Halford, Sir Henry, his · Essays and Ora-

serve the British Navy from the earliest

to the present Times,' 126.
Kyan, Mr.

, his patent for the prevention of
dry-rot. See Dry-Rot.


tions, read and delivered at the Royal
College of Physicians; to which is
added an Account of the Opening of the
Tomb of Charles I.,' 175. See Death ;

and see also Madness.
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181, 184,

Head, Captain C. F., his Eastern and

Egyptian Scenery, Ruins,' &c., illustra-
tive of a journey from India to Europe;
with remarks on the advantages and
practicability of steam-navigation from
England to India, 212. See Steam Na-
vigation to India.
Hatim Tas, a romance, translated from the

Persian, by Duncan Forbes, A.M., 506.
Hawtrey, Mr., bis directions in the con-

struction of the Alcaic stanza, 364.
Hebert, 37, 43.
Herbert, Sir Henry, his character of Shir-

ley's plays, 6.
Heine's Reisebilder, or Pictures of Travel,

quoted, 33.
Hippocrates, account of his visit to Demo-

critus, 188.
Holland, policy of England towards, 523.
Horace, accuracy of his portraits of mad-
Houchard, General, 40.
Houstoun, Mr., his incidental discovery

concerning the speed of canal boats,

Huguenots, their intolerance of the pas.

time of dancing, 61.
Hulls, Jonathan, the real inventor of the

steam-boat, 213.

ness, 183.

Labour, Professor M'Culloch's dictum con-

cerning, 150.
Lafayette, 33.
Landlords. See Church und the Land.

Language, effect of, upon national charac-

ter, 69.
Le Vasseur, Mémoires de René de la

Sarthe, ex-Conventionnel, 29—the work
a fresh instance of French fabrication, ib.
-the editor, M. Achille Roche, sub-
stantially the author, 30—the work an
apology for the period of the French
revolution called the reign of terror,'
31—the Champ de Mars in May, 1790,
33— Bishop Talleyrand, ib. Lafayette
and the fusillades in 1791, ib.—the mas-
sacre at Paris, in September, 1792, ib.-
character and situation of the Girondists
at the opening of the French Conven-
tion, 34-the Feuillans, ib.-club of the
Jacobins, 35-trial and condemnation
of Louis XVI., ib.-Vergniaud's vote
for blood, ib. his speech on the appel
au peuple,' 36-Marat, “l'ami du peu-
ple,' ib.—his sincerity, ib. -Hebert and
Chabot, 37—the gold of Pitt, ib.-deal-
ings of successive governments with the
Jacobin club, 38-execution of the Gi.
rondists, 39—-the author's defence of Ci-
tizen Egalité, ib.—and of Robespierre
and the Mountain, ib-General Hou-
chard, 40—the author's mission to the
army, ibDanton, 41-Camille Des-
moulins, ib.-Fouquier Tinville, 42—
establishment of sans-culottism, ib.-de-
cree of the Convention acknowledging
the existence of a Deity, 45—picture of
Robespierre's government, ib.-law of
the 22nd Prairial, ib.-history of the
9th Thermidor, 46—downfall of Robes-
pierre, ib.
Liverpool, Earl of, sketch of, and of his ad-

ministration, 333.
Louis Philippe, king of the French, 11, 161

470, 473.
Lowe, Sir Hudson, 489.


Ibycus of Rhegium, account of, and of his

writings, 361.
Jesuits, one of the principles of, 47—the

most efficient society ever established,

Impressment of seamen, 345, 496.
Insanity. See Madness.
Invention, 118.
Johnson, Dr., anecdotes of, 115, 251.
Jonson, Ben, 14.
Ireland, church property in, ministerial

proposition for the confiscation of, 198.
Italy, policy of England towards, 525.



Knolles, the historian of the Turks, Dr.

Johnson's eulogy on, 285-character of

his history, 286.
Knowles, John, his' Inquiry into the

means which have been taken to pre-

Macaulay, Mr., his attempt to make the


upper classes in France responsible for entitled 'French Wines and Politics,'
the crimes of the revolution, 162-cha- Professor M'Culloch's dictum concern-

racter of his speeches in Parliament, ib. ing labour, 149-story entitled "For
M'Culloch, Professor, his paradox concern- Each and for All,' profits and wages,

ing absenteeism exposed, 148—his dic- Nanny White and old Joel, 150-Miss
tum concerning labour, 150.

M.'s exemplification of the phenomena
Madness, 181—Sir Henry Halford's Essay of money; mouse skins and mammoth
'On Shakspeare's test of insanity,' 181 bones, 151—Moore's 'She Politician,'
accuracy of Shakspeare's delineations

ib.-parting advice to Miss M., ib.
of mania, ib. -Horace's portraits of Massinger, his Luke, and his Sir Giles
madness exemplified to the life, 183– Overreach, 14.
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181, Matthew, Patrick, his "Treatise on Naval
184-cases of monomania, 1844in. Timber and Arboriculture, with Critical
stance related by Orfila, ib.--Damien, Notes,' 125. See Dry-Rot.
ib.- Villemain and Goethe on the chą.

May, Thomas, his panegyric on Shirley, 4.
racter of Hamlet's madness, 185-mental Mazas, M. Alexandre, his Mémoires pour
malady described by Burton, 186—its servir à l'Histoire de la Révolution de
first stage, ib.- variety and individual 1830.' See French Revolution of 1830.
clearness of Shakspeare's delineations Merivale, J. H. Esq., his edition of Bland's
of mental malady, 187-melancholy of Greek Anthology, comprising the Frag-
Jaques, ib.—the grave-digger's scene in

ments of early Lyric Poetry, with spe-
Hamlet, 188—the lighter_species of cimens of all the poets included in
melancholy exemplified in Burton's ac-

Meleager's Garland. See Greek Lyric
count of Hippocrates's visit to Demo-

critus, ib.—Scott's Clara Mowbray, an Merivale, Mr. jun., his translation of a
example of the retiring melancholy, 190 fragment of Bacchylides, 378.

-the roving melancholy' described, Middleton, Thomas,'his dramas charac,
191-Madge Wildfire, ib.—Ophelia, ib. terized, 14.

Lear,' a study for the pathologist, Milton, li.
192—progress of his madness, 192, 198. Mirabeau, M. Dumont's Souvenirs de, 155
Madras school, one of the principles of, 47. -character of, 156.
Malcolm, Sir John, his Sketches of Persia, Montluc, Marshal, his commentaries one

of the most characteristic work in any
Marat, Jean Paul, l'ami du peuple,' 36.

language, 68.
Marryat, Captain, his novels characterized,

Moore, Thomas, his 'She Politician,' 151

- his 'Epitaph on a Tuft-hunter,' 231
Martineau, Miss, her Illustrations of

Political Economy,' 136-the work a
monthly series of novels on political

economy, ib.—the authoress an Unita-
rian, ib.-her praiseworthy intention, Neff, Felix, pastor of the High Alps, Me-
ib.-but unfeminine and mischievous moir of, and of his labours among the
doctrines on the principles of social French Protestants of Dauphiné, a rem-
welfare, ib.-plan of the work, ib.—the nant of the Primitive Christians of Gaul;
fair writer's account of her own doings, by William Stephen Gilly, M.A., 47—
ib.-outline of story the first, “Life in the biographer's benevolent exertions in
the Wilds,' 137—of «The Hill and the behalf of the Vaudois, 48—first account
Valley,'138—of · Demerara,' Miss M.'s received by him concerning Felix Neff,
doctrine of property, 139—of · Ella 49—Neff's birth and education, ib.
of Garveloch, prolificacy of herrings his early aspirations for military fame,
and bannocks, anticipated over-popula. or for scientific research, 50_publishes
tion, the preventive check, 140-the at sixteen a treatise on the culture of
• Manchester Strike, 143-story of trees, ib. -enters as a private into the

Cousin Marshall, abomination of poor- military service, ib.-quits the service
laws, alms-houses, lying-in hospitals, and prepares for holy orders, ib.-re-
&c. 144— Ireland,' Mr. Tracey and Mr. ceived into the church as a proposant,
Rosso, Sullivan, Dora, and Dan, Miss ib.--employed three years in this ca-
M.'s grand panacea, 145—her defence pacity in the neighbourhood of Geneva,
of Professor M‘Culloch's exploded para- 51-invited to Grenoble, ib._supplies
dox concerning absentees, 148—story at Mens the place of an absent pastor,

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