Imagens das páginas

troops, 501-has an interview with arrives at Boulogne, 225-meets with
Marshal Augereau, 503_his nautical the Slanderer there, 926—quarrels with
knowledge, 506-arrires at Ella, 507— some priests, 329_anecdotes of the
the regency at Blois, 509——the Empress hostess of the Lion, at St. Maloes, 331.
Maria Louisa and her son quit Paris, Italian literature, letter on, 36—Buratti, ib.
ib.—Bonaparte announces to the council -Monti's Bassvigliana, notice of, 37.
of regency at Fontainbleau his intention
to march against Paris, 510—attempted
outrage on the Empress by Joseph and Le Souschef, notice of, 274.
Jerome Bonaparte, 51?-private con- Lemercier's Les Martyrs de Souli, ou
versation between Napoleon and Jerome,

l'Epire Moderne, 415.
513—character of the Empress Maria Letters from the Continent. No. I., The
Louisa, 516.

Netherlands, 191-Ostend, 194-Bru-
Dunoyer, M., and the Censeur Européen,

ges, 196—Ghent, 201.
account of, 419.

Letter to Joseph Hume, Esq. M.P. 423.
Dunoyer, l'Industrie et la Moral considle. Letters of Dr. Franklin. No. 11.–430.

rées dans leurs rapports avec la Liberté, No. III. 479.

Letters from Constantinople, 527.
Library of the British Museum, 533.

Lord Davenant, notice of, 42.
Edouard, notice of, 543.
Eventful Life of a Soldier, review of, 363.
Extracts frem a correspondence from the Magendie's Precis elementaire de Phisi-

North of Germany-- No. 1. 336—
Hamburgh, 336—Berlin, 337—-military. Manufactories, architecture of, 471.

ologie, notice of, 548.
discipline of Prussia, 338--miseries of

Mathematics, utility of, 452.
travelling in Prussia, 340. No. 11.

Medicin malgré lui, 973.
Crossing the l'istula, 467 --German en-
tertainment, ib.

Memoirs relating to the History of France

to the year 1200, by M. Guizot, notice

of, 123.

Miracle, account of, at Rome, 146.
Fashions in Physic, 177.

Níolart, M., anecdote of, 124.
Flowers of Speech, 556.

Monastery of Vezelay, notice of, 120.
Funds, English and Foreign, prices of, Montule's Travels in England, notice of,
141, 292, 136, 584.

More Fashions, 88.

Music, report of, 132—notice of Tarrare,
Italian Gentleman, Life and Adventures ib.-Spohr's Opera of Faust, 285—10-

of an--No. I. 145-education, 148— tice of a new Mass, by Cherubini, 287.
sent to study in the house of an Advo-
cate named Bruner, 150—summoned
before the Inquisition, 157-enters the Naples, anecdote of the Queen of, 160.
National Guard, 151-account of the Narrative of the Loss of the Kent, review
Deportation of Pope Pius VII. 155– of, 517.
anecdotes of the Queen of Naples, 160- National Pride, 356.
arrives at Foligno, ib.-is attacked by Nomenclature de viris illustribus urbis
banditti, 163-account of Spatolino, a Romæ, de Cornelius Nepos, &c. notice
famous bandit, 167--his execution, 169 of, 417.
--goes to Florence, 168---return of the Notes on a Note Book, 173.
Pope to Rome, 171--arrives at Cortona,
172. No, II., Anecdote of a Florentine
lady, 293—arrives at Leghorn, 294- Paris, Letters from, by Grimm's Grandson.
quarrels with some Genoese priests, 295 No. IX., 120-Edinburgh Review on

-arrives at Genoa, ib.-bistory of the Fouchè's Memoirs, 121-notice of Mon-
Countess Elisei, 297-sets out for

tule's Travels in England, 123—anec-
Turin, 302-anecdotes of a priest whom dote of M. Molart, 124--notice of the
he meets on his way, 303—is introduced Memoirs relating to the History of
to Count (“, S04-anecdotes of the

France to the year 1200, by M. Guizot,
Countess S, 305account of a young 145—notice of the Monastery of Veze-
lady of Turin, 309–is cheated by a lay, 126-notice of Potter's Life of
German Baron, 312-anecdote of a Scipio Ricci, 128-account of M. Re-
Parisian lady, 313-anecdotes of the muzat, 299-M. Beuchot, notice of, 131
Slanderer, 520-story of Janet, 322— -notice of Cabanis Sur les Rapports du

Phisique et du Morul de l'Homme, 131 — Remuzat, M. account of, 129.
notice of the Resumes Historiques, 132. Resumes Historiques, notice of the, 132.
No. X. Medicin Malgré lui, 273_notice Rochefoucauld, M. Sosthenes de la, anec-
of Le Souschef, 274–success of, 277– dote of, 542.
notice of Sigismonde de Bourgoyne, 278
notice of Buchon's Froissart, 279—10-
tice of Adolphe, 280—M. de Villele, Shares in the principal Canals, &c. prices
282—notice of Tissot's Mémoires sur M.

of, 142, 290, 434, 582.
de la Fayette, 284-anecdote of the Sicilian Auto-da-fé, authentic account of,
Count d'Artois, ib. No. XI. Ignorance 563.
of the Classique Party, 413—notice of Sigismond de Bourgoyne, notice of, 278.
M. Viennet's Siege de Damas, 413— Sorrows of ** ***, 95.
notice of M. Ancelot's Marie de Bra- Spatolino, an Italian Bandit, account of,
bunt, ib.notice of Lemercier's Les Mar-

163—his execution, 167.
tyrs de Souli, ou l'Epire Moderne, 415– Spiders, a chapter on, 481.
notice of the Nomenclatures de viris il-
lustribus urbis Romæ , de Cornelius Nepos,
&c. 417—account of M. Dunoyer and Tales by the O'Hara Family, review of,
the Censeur Européen, 419--notice of

Lord Davenant, 421.-No. XII. Anec-

Tissot's Mémoires sur M. de la Fayette,
dote of M. Sosthenes de la Rochefou-

cauld, 542-notice of Edouard, a novel
by the Duchess de Duras, 543_notice
of an Historcal Essay on the State of
Greece, 546—notice of Magendie's Pre- University Intelligence, 140, 289, 431,
cis elementaire de Phisiologie, 548—notice

of a new Italian novel, 549-notice of University Studies, 438.
M. Dunoyer's L'Industrie et la Morale
considerées dans leurs rapports avec la
Liberté, 549.

Villele, M. de, 282.
Playhouses, The, 405—Paul Pry, 408— Viennet's Siege de Damas, notice of, 413.

Quite Correct, 410_Love's Victory, or

a School for Pride, 551.
Poetry. Ode to the Anatomie Vivante, Wild Animals, on the domestication of,

45— The Ballad of the Living Skeleton, 98.
427 288—The Doctor and his Wife's Pin- Wines, No. II. 75—wines of Champagne,

78—of Burgundy, 79—of Bordeaux, 81
Pope Pius VII., account of the deportation -of Sardinia, 87.

of, 155—return of, to Rome, 171. Works, Projected, list of, 141, 289, 433,
Potter's Life of Scipio Ricci, notice of, 581.

Works published during the month, list
Pythagorean Objections against eating of, 141, 289, 434, 582.
animal Food, 380.

money, 425.

Register, Theatrical, 411, 554.
Regrets of a Cantab, 438.

Yorkshire Musical Festival, account of,


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[The very curious and interesting notes of the following Journal, con

tain some important contributions to the history of the most eventful period of modern Europe. The winter of 1813-14 was daily pregnant with unexpected and remarkable events.

The Journal forms part of daily notes of occurrences passing under the author's eye, and comprehends such accounts and observations of others as seemed worthy of record. The author invariably distinguishes between what he heard and what he saw; and in noting information on the authority of others he used the greatest caution, sifting and collecting it with the most scrupulous care. The French, in their love of display and indifference to accuracy, and in their inordinate vanity, are witnesses not to be relied upon without the utmost caution and examination.

On many of the facts here detailed, the Paris papers preserved a dead silence, and narrated many in precise contradiction to the truth. Several of the notes are from persons of high diplomatic authority, actors in the great scenes described, and they were committed to paper at the time of communication.

The author had originally no view to the publication of any portion: the Journal was kept solely for his own amusement and reference, Sept. 1825.


there was therefore no motive for mis-statement or mis-representation ; and he has forborne to add any commentary to the unvarnished narrative. There was a time when he himself performed an important part in the drama of the world; but he is now a silent, though cheerful, spectator.]

1814. JANUARY. Towards the end of January, the dreams of power, security, and reliance on the omnipotence of their arms, which the French had so long indulged, vanished before their increasing dangers; and apprehension that the invading army would arrive at Paris was manifested by several of the inhabitants packing up their most valuable effects, and sending them into those parts of France where it was least probable the enemy would penetrate. While, at the same time, many of the inhabitants of villages, farms, and country-houses in the environs, brought their furniture into the metropolis for greater security. Waggons and carts thus laden were daily seen on the Boulevards and all the roads to the capital. Even the Duke of Rovigo, Minister of Police, sent his daughters, and the furniture of his own hotel in the Rue Cerutti, into the neighbourhood of Toulouse. The Parisians of every class of society laid in, to the full extent of their circumstances, stores of flour, rice, vetches, white beans, potatoes, salt pork, red herrings, &c. Salt beef and biscuit are unknown at París. One day at the commencement of February, the demand for potatoes was so great at the Marché des Innocentes, that a measure (the decalitre) rose from the usual price of six sols to forty; this produced a considerable supply the next day, when they fell to the usual price.

The bakers received orders from the police to lay in a stock of flour.

On the 18th of January, the law which fixed the rate of interest in civil cases at five per cent, and at six in commercial concerns, was suspended until January 1, 1815; and in the interim, every one was at liberty to obtain what interest he could.

However, general as were these precautions, yet few persons would openly acknowledge, or even bring themselves to believe, that the enemy would dare to attack the capital. All they would admit was, that it might be so surrounded as to have all supplies of provisions cut off.

Notwithstanding the exertions of government to “ Nationalise the war,the greatest indifference was evidently felt by the middle and lower classes, now that their vanity was no longer gratified by conquest for themselves and insult to others. Every artifice was resorted to by the Police to arouse the slaves of its power from this apathy; one of these was the attempting to recal to the minds of the populace (what they had been for years labouring to destroy) the energy they had manifested at the beginning of the Republic. Towards effecting this, they

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