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Literature Landl's Deseription of the
Feroe Islands

662
Hamilton's Remarks on se-
veral Parts of Turkey. 663

TOPOGRAPHY AND ANTIQUITIES,

Chalmers's History of the

University of Oxford *664
Hutton's Trip to Coatbam 667
Sir R. Hoare's History of
ancient Wiltshire

ib.

CHEMISTRY,
Meredith's Rudiments of
chemical philosophy

669

Letters from lord Caledon, 57. Dr.

Roxburgh 59. General Armstrong,
&c. 76, 169. Of a wanderer, 111,
170, 211, 307, 412. From Chel-
tenham, 117, 228, 509. General
Crauford, Lord Wellington, 172,
273, 361, 454. Col. Keating, 367.
Mrs. Montague, 435. Sir J. Stu-

art, 459.
Lewes, account of the town-hall at 188
Lewis, John, account of

192
Lightning, rock split by

155
Lincoln heath, pillar on

580
Lincolnshire, great storm in

280
improvements in

380
dreadful inundations in

425, 471
Lint, description of a new species of 355
Literary and philosophical intelligence

65, 152, 265, 343, 496, 562
Literature lycæum of antient, 31, 119, 398
LITERATURE, HALF-YEARLY Re-

TROSPECT OF DOMESTIC
HISTORY, CHRONOLOGY, &c.

Dr. Hales's Analysis of
Chronology

653
Bruce's Annals of the East
India Company

ib.
Playfair's British Family
antiquity

654
Southey's History of Brazil
The Annual Register for 1795 655

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BIOGRAPHY.
Dr. Whitaker's Life and Core
respondence of Sir G.Rad-
cliffe

670
Memoirs of Noel Desenfans ib.

POLITIES, &c.
Sir F. D'Ivernois on the

Continental Blockade 670
Lord Melville's Letter on
naval Timber

ib.
Gregory King'sNatural and

political Observations ib.
Huskisson on the Deprecia.
tion of our Currency 671

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POETRY:
Peacock's Genius of the
Thaines

679
Sotheby'sConstance deCas-
tile

673
Southey's Curse of Kehama 674
Miss Mitford's poems

6775
Pratt's Lower World

ib.
Ritson's Northern Garlands 676

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658

VOYAGES AND TRAVELS.

Dr. Clarke's Travels
MONTALY Magi No, 208..

MISCELLANİES.
Dr.Sherwin on the Chatter-
tonian Manuscripts.

676

658

5 A

PAGE:
Literature, Weston's Conquest of the Massacres, on the French terin S06
Miao-tse

ib. Mashing machine, an improved 348
Massena, proclamation of

973
HALY-YEARLY RETROSPECT Matlock, description of

307
OP FRENCH
Mecca, account of the balsam of

153
HISTORY.

Medals, description of curious i92, 576
Parcis Historique sur En- Medea, on the fable of

249
guerande de Monstrelet 677 Medical and ecclesiastical professions,
Histoire du Commerce By- uniun of

345
zanting, &c.

678
Observations Historiques

MEMOIRS OF EMINENT PERSONS,
et Critiques

632
Notice sur quelques Manu-

prince Eugene of Savoy 38,
scrits
083

289, 354
L'Antiquite del'Empirede la

Dr. Barnes

154
Chine

685
Albertinas Mussatus

428
Histoire Chevalesque des

Caius Plinius Secundus 395
Maures Grenades te, &c. 689 Menai, bridge to be erected across the 192
Menou, general, memoir of

290
VOYACES AND TRAVELS.

Merino sheep, sale of
Voyages dans l'Amerique Merchildren, discovery of two 576
Meridionale, par Don F. Meteorological reports, 99,199, 295,
D'Azara
692

390, 489, 594
Little-falls, scenery of

24 Mice, how to remedy the depreda-
Little Hampton, improvement of

188
tions of

354
Liver, on diseases of the
271 Micitbus, anecdote of

249
Liverpool, improvements at 83, 278, 279 Micrometer, account of an eye-glass 69
great storm at
279 Michael's, St. earthquake at

451
Livings, list of small

269 Middleton, Derbysbire, described 209
Locusts, an immense swarm of 70 Midland counties, journal of a tour in
Loggeo, T. character of
275 the

17
London, winter tour from Leeds to 17 Migration of mankind, on the
state of the prisons in

27

swallows, facts concern-
visit of an antiquary to 123

ing the
intended improvements in 276 Milford, improvement in the harbour of 958

incidents, marriages, &c. in Milkmaid, the fair and happy 241
and near 80, 173, 275, 370, 461, 569 Mills, improvement of

641
on the smoke of

432 Mirrors, experiments with burning 269
Longevity, instances of 82, 86, 90, Money, on the scarcity of

10
183, 193, 285, 377, 465, 471, 575,

not the sinews of war 518
380, 584, 589, 591 Montague, Mrs. letter of

455
of a tortoise

477 Moore, Rev. J.K. character of $6
Louis XVIII. anecdotes of

508 More, John Joshua, account of 519
Louth, Lincolnshire, important deci- Mortality, remarkable instance of 181
sion concerning
85 Mosaic pavement discovered

557
Lunatic, on the word
434 Motion, on rotatory

192
Luton, remarkable phænomenon at 384 Mount's bay, new barbour in 191
Lycæum of ancient literature 31, 119,398 Mulberry trees flourish in Africa 55
M'Adam, G. remarkable death of 590 Murat, defeat of

274, 458
M'Namara, Denis, account of 591 Muscular action, on
Macbeth, on the pronunciation of 214,407 Museum, additions to the British 69,
Alagnesia, experiments on
645

154, 275
Maidstone, new county goal at 91, 479

remarks of the statues in
Maldon, fire at

90 the

101, 206
Malherbe, epitaph by

345

on the management of the
Malt, new machine for grinding 444

237, 399
Man, metamorphosis of

535 Musical publications, review of 71,
Manby, captain, on the invention of

163, 260, 361, 454, 558

154, 498 proportions, on the applica-
Manchester agricultural society, pro- tion of

104
ceedings of

84 Mussatus Albertinus, memoirs of
Mankind, on the first migration of 6 Mutis, death of the celebrated 339
Manufactures, report on American Myrobolans, description of

133
297, 393 Myrch, description of

132
Marble, imitation of

64 National debt, reduction of the 179
Margate, storm at

283 Naturalist's monthly reports, 97, 196, 294
Maryland, jourpal kept is
415 Naval improvements

$56

66

PAGE.

PACA.
Naval regulations

188 Phenomena,remarkable89,358,289,584,451
Negus, Stephen, character of 477 Phthysis, observations on

165
Nelson, lord, remarkable likeness of 289 Physicians, examination of the king's 563
city monument to

371 Piano forte, on the invention of the
Newark, description of

20

305, 419
agricultural society, proceed- Pistol, on Shakspeare's character of 9
ings of

85 Placentia, singular fall of spow at 353
Newcastle, improvements at 178 Plane trees, observations on

355
Newspaper, proposal for a
407 Pliny the elder, memoirs of

525
Newspapers, antiquity of
536 Ploughing match, account of a

93
New Testament, on the originals of 306 Plymouth, charitable institutions at
Nicholas bay, Kent, harbour in 283

287, 288, 495
Nightingale, enquiry concerning the 235

improvements at

589
Niton, isle of Wight, a medicioal

fire at

589
spring at

18! Poetry, new measure for heroic 407
Netcs, circulation of bank

554
- utility of small

POETRY ORIGINAL.
Notzel, John, account of

288

In reliquias M. Van Butchell 49
Nurel reading, utility of

48

Verses to Dr. Thordion 50
Nutmeg trees in Sumatra

156
The poet's grave

51
Ochotsk in Siberia, storm at 155

From Tasso

ib.
Ogden, Mr, account of

81
Canzonet

ib.
Ogilvie, Sir Walter, case of

150
Henry's return

52
Oil, substitute for Florence

67
On leaving Emy

146
Onibury, Shropshire, fire at

281

On presenting a lady with a
Onomatopeia, an unusual

3
rose

147
Opera, dispute concerning the

570)
To Florella

ib.
Oriental acalemy at Vienna extended 4+9 On a lady's birth-day 148
Ostia, discovery of antiquities at

358

The recreations of war 251
Ostrich feathers, trade in

13S

On the back of a drawing ib.
Ouse bridge, celebration of laying the

Hint on inclosures

252
first stone of

577
A song

ib.
Ovens, on ascertaining the heat of

Maria

ib,
Overbury, Sir T. account of a work of 246 On the death of an infant ib.
plot against

534

On the death of a lady 346
Oxford, donations of la: d to

47

Different species of drunken.
statues and pictures at 162

ib.
installation at

189
Op beauty

ib.
storm at

584
To Eurilla

347
Painter, anecdote of a

345
Card-table epitaph

ib.
Papal states, disturbances in the 75

From Anacreon

ib.
Paper money, on the system of 201,

Judge for yourself

348
354, 419
Sonnet

ib.
• stoppers for bottles
556 Lines by major C.

436
Papers relative to the India company 511 The ass ; an ode

437
Parke, Mungu, supposed to be living

I owe you one

438
57, 70
Epitaph on an highwayman

ik.
Parliament, on a reform in

305
On providence

ib.
abstract of new acts of 546 The golden fishes' petition 538
Farnel, Paul, character of

578
In afiliction

539
Parr, Catharine, particulars of 117, 229

Thoughts on life

ib.
Parry's, Dr. sheep sale

190 Poets, character of the amatory 31, 119
Patents, account of new 63, 159, 252,

61
Puison tree, description of the

133
348, 444, 540 nuts, description of
Pavement, discovery of a mosaic 357 of snakes, on the

259
Peacock an ancient luxury

249
250 Polygamy defended
Peak in Derbyshire, wonders of the

155
221 Pompeii, discoveries at
project of a canal over the

579 Poole, Dorset, decision concerning 286
Peas, green, how to preserve 357 Poole's hole, description of

113
Pedani, description of a
246 Poole, Rev. H. account of

572
Pennistone, Yorkshire, accident at

377 Poor, on the treatment of the chil.
Penrith, storm at
179 dren of the

108, 306
Pepper plant, cultivation of the 156 on bettering the condition of the 192
Peterborough cathedral, account of 21 on assisting the

284
-- remarkable tortoise at

on the condition of the labour.
Petrifaction, a remarkable

ing
Phenicopter, on the

310
524

rate, plan for abolisbing the

ness

282

401

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Poor answer to

433 Roofs, superiority of iron for
Pupe's Essay on Man,a French trans- Rose, origin of the expression under the 319
lation of

249 Rot, how to secure buildings from the
Poppy seeds, oil extracted from 67 dry

159
Portfolio of a man of letters, extracts Rotatory motion, on

192
from the 47, 219, 344, 434, 536 Roup in fowls, how to cure the

235, 405
Portsmouth, regulations in the naval Roxburgh, Dr. letter of

59
college at

189 Royal institution, experiments in the
charity school at 586 society, proceedings of the 149,
* Portugal, proceedings in 169, 171, 272,

257, 350, 439, 549
364, 457, 562 Russell, John, charactar of

583
- treaty with the prince of 274 Russians, defeat of the

168, 272
Portuguese bishop, anecdote of a 505 Sadler's, Mr. ascent from Oxford 186
Post office in America, report on the 108

from Bristol 483
*Potatoe, on the cultivation of the 448 Salt, Mr. travels of

157
Potteries, asthma prevalent in

235

varieties of British and foreign 155
Poultry, on the diseases of 235, 403 Sans Hur, the mysterious book of the
Powder mill blowo np
479 'Tartars

358
Price, Mr. death of

379 Sarcocof or fiesh gum described
Priestley's considerations, on
49 Schiavonetti, Mr. account of

53, 967
* Priests, on the office of parish 523 Schoolmaster, anecdote of a

250
Princes, protest of the

564 Scriptures, on the originals of the
Printing from stone, art of
"154 Sea sickness, observations on

055
-- on stereotype
231, 407 Secretions, on the animal

151
Prisons, report on the city
27 Sedan, origin of the

250
Procrastination, on

130 Selden's table talk, extracts from
Pronunciation, on theatrical
214 Selim III. character of

393
- of children, on the de- Senegal, capture of

55
fects of
398 Senna, description of

151
Propertius, character of
398 Sentiments, peculiar

949
Proportion, on musical

164 Sepulchres, description of antient
Providential escape
537 Seymour, Sir T. account of

298
Provincial occurrences 82, 178, 277, Shakspeare, critical remarks on 9, 225, 96
375, 469, 575

vindicated

533
Prudery, meaning of the word * 250

manuscripts, anecdote
Prussia, death of the queen of 168 concerning

535
Pablic affairs, state of 73, 168, 272, Sherp, sales and shews of 99, 190, 285

364, 456, 502 method of marking
Publications, list of nei 60, 157, 255, Sheffield, lord, present to

984
359, 452, 550 Shenstone, on a saying of

434
Pulley wheels, new method of making 252 Sherborn school, account of

986
Puritan, description of a
246 Sheriffs, on the duties of

333
Questionable inaxim
-537 Shipmoney, antiquity of

45
Quito, remarkable antiquities found in 156 Ships, how to prevent them from sink-
Rafferty, Edw. longevity of

591 ing
Rainspout, account of a
449 improvements in

356
*Rattlesnake, case of a man bitten by a 259 on the relief of

154, 498
Reading, charity school at 285 Shooter's hill, projected archway
Readshaw, Wm. account of
577 through

289, 479
Reflector, extracts from the journal Shrewsbury, account of the sick man's
130 friend at

475
Reform, plan of parliamentary 305 Shropshire, improvements in

SS?
Regales aphorismi, extracts from 248 Siberia, great storm in

155
Regency, proceedings on the 564 Sicily, defeat of the French in 169, 455
Rembrandt, anecdote on

344 Sierra Leone, state of the colony of 55
Report on the city, prisons

27

- peculiar hemp in 134
on the post office in America 113 Silk worms, observations on
on American manufactures Silchester the antient Vindonin 15
297, 393 Silver mine found in Corowall

389
on the high price of bullion 491 Silesia, decay of the manufactories in 556
Reviewers, illiberallity of

397 Skeletons, discovery of remarkable
Rhine,states of the confederation of the 517 Skull, account of a petrified
Richard's itinerary, site of places in 25 Slave trade, contraband practice in the 55
Richard earl of Cornwall, account of "509

in Egypt

135
Rock split by lightning

155 Sledge, description of an aquatic
Roman remaios in Britain

16 Smart's, Mr. Findication
Rome, antiquities at

155, 357 Snakes found in duck-eggs

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Snakes on the prison of
259 Thermometrical experiments

68
Snow, a fall of red

358 Thelwall's, Mr. reply to Mr. Smart
Soniski, John, anecdotes of
330

104, 301
Societies, proceedings of learned 54, Thoresby, description of

20
148, 257, 350, 439, 542 | Thornton-force described

413
Soda, varieties of muriate of 133 | Threshing machine, an improved 1349
- plant, cultivation of the 449 Tiles, an improvement in

268
Solano, marquis de, murder of 316Timber, increase in the price of 188
Soldiery, character of the French 320 Torey, chavelier de, account of 587
Souls, on the transincorporation of 47 Tornadoes, account of

216
Southampton, 'lord, death of
81 Tortoise, longevity of a

477
Southwood, Simon, account of 188 Totnes, library established at

588
South sea islands, particulars of the 557 Tour in the midland counties

17
Spaniards, manners of the 36, 203, 500 Townley statues, on the 101, 206
Sparshall, Mr. character of
187 | Toy, description of a new,

$55
Speech, how to cure impediments of Tracts, account of scarce 44, 137, 246,
104, 223

342, 432, 532
Spenser, a sonnet, by
47 Trade, erroneous maxims on

537
Spire, account of the battle of 228 Trees, on cutting down decayed 125
Spout, a terrible rain
449 Turkey, Rev. J. character of

92
Stage, on the business of the

214 Turkey, state of

168, 272, 364
Stamford, storm at
200 improvements in

322
Statues, on the Townley 101, 206 Turmeric, description of

133
Steam engines, improvement in 159 Turner, Thomas, character of 471
Stereotype printing, on 231, 407 Union with Ireland, proceedings against
Stewart, col. monument to

187
the

274
Stocks, prices of 100, 200, 296, 391, 490 United States, expeditions from the 426
Valentine, account of

472

- stability of the govern-
Stockton canal opened

375
ment of

522
Stone, art of printing from
154 Unwin, T. account of

579
Stoppers, method of making paper 556 Upas tree, description of the

67
Storms, remarkable 89, 155, 179, Urns, discovery of remarkable 193
278, 280, 285, 382, 425, 472,512, Vaccination, its progress in India 156
583, 588 Vassal, Col. monument to

93
Stramonium, its efficacy in asthma 108, Vegetables, method of preserving 556
129, 165, 222, 235, 415, 516 Vesuvius, eruptions of

450, 529
Studleigh park, description of 18 Vesta, description of an antient temple
Suffolk, inclosure of lands in
478 of

155, 257
Suicides, remarkable 191, 373, 465, Vienna, oriental academy at

449
466, 578 Vincnet's, isle of, pepper plant culti-
Sudely castle described
117 vated in the

156
Sumatra, state of the plantations in 156 Vindonum, visit to the antient

15
Sun, error in calculating the rising of Vinegar, test for discovering sulphuric
the
321 acid in

398, 516
Sunderland, improvements in 575 Vineyards in England, on

426
Surry, account of a ride in
506 Virgil acquainted with the Bible

537
Swallows, ou the migration of 60 Voltaic apparatus, description of a 67
Swansea, remarkable ske etons near 191 Wahabees, state of the

170
Sweden, political state of 168, 272, Wales, improvements in 192, 288, 486
364, 562 Wales, state of New South

364
Tabor, Sir John, anecdote of 559 Wallace, William, column to the me-
Taffare, dreadful massacre in the isle

289
of
22 Walsh the poet, anecdote of

344
Talent, on the proportion of 434 Waltham abbey, description of 21
Tamarind tree, description of the 131 Wanderer, letters of a 111, 211, 307,412
Tartas, a remarkable tribe of 358

inaccuracies in the

410
Tavendir, David, character of 378 Wars, on the folly of modern

417
Taylor, Ann, remarkable account of 183 War, ancient treatise on

342
Taylor, Rev. George, account of 579

- money not the sinews of

518
Telegraphic correspondence, problem Washington, book societies at 520
on the

356 Watch, description of a warning 349
Temple church, repair of the 464 Water, machine for purifying 159
That, on the use of the word
108 Welbeck, description of

19
Tbeatrical produnciation, on 214 Well, account of an ebbing and flow.
Thermometer, description of a new 445 ing

211

mory of

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