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“Who's to have Her;” a Musical Farce, performed with the most unbounded applause at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Written by T. Dibdin, the Music composed' by Messrs. Reeve and Whitaker. 10s. 6d. Th; overture to this piece is by Mr. . Reeve. If we pronounce it to be slight in its texture and trivial in its quantity, perhaps we make as much of it as the composer intended. The songs are in general free, light, and gay; and exhibit a ready conception, and a knowledge of dramatic effect in the province of mirth and humour. Mr. Reeve, as an old stager, we should have expected to acquit himself much as he has ; and Mr. Whitaker discovers a promptness in catching an excellence of a peculiar kind, and not very easy of acquirement.

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rous and respectable a list of subscribers, comprise twenty-four original airs peculiar to the counties of Durham and Northumberland, three of which are harmonized with appropriate words, symphonies, and accompaniments. We have derived, from the perusal of these pages, much real pleasure. Many of the airs are of a cast that declares their origin, and of a beauty that justifies the assiduity with which they have been collected. The harmonization of “Life's Journey,” “Under a lonely Roof,” and “The Orphan Boy,” is scientific and effective; and the choice and arrangement of the whole, we are glad to be able to state, have fallen into such pro

per hands. w “Air Russe,” with Variations, by J. B. Cramer. 1s. 6d,

With this air we cannot profess to be delighted. Mr. Cramer, however, has made of it the most he could; and its

present form renders it a pleasing and useful exercise for the finger.

Volume I. of Sacred Music for One, Two, Three, and Four Voices, from the works of the most esteemed Composers, Italian and English. Selected, adapted, and arranged by J. S. Stevens. 1 l. 1s. This work, evidently the result of much patient research, as well as of judicious selection, consists of three quarto volumes. In that before us, we find many specimens of fine composition in the ecclesiastical style, drawn from such noble and venerabie sources as those of Marcelio, Steffani, Pergoles:, Handel, and Green. Of their adaptation and arrangement we are enabled to speak in commendatory terms; and those who delight in sacred harmony, and think with us that the practice of devotional music is one of the best employments of our serious hours, will derive from this volume the parest gratification.

Acis and Galatea, composed by G. F. Handel. Arranged for the Organ or Piano sorte, by Dr. John Clarke, Cambridge. 5s. This arrangement of the exquisite serenata of Acis and Galatea, is conducted with an address which bespeaks a thorough acquaintance with the true cast and character of Handel's music; and, while it reflects credit on Dr. Clarke's judgment, furnishes, for the piano-forte practitioner, a pleasing and improving exercise. “Mamma Mia;” arranged as a Duett for Two Performers on the Piano forte, by M. P. Corri. 1s. 6d. Mr. Corri, in the arrangement of this justly-favourite air, has employed his best taste. The parts have a mutual and proper bearing, the coda is ingenious, and the general effect bespeaks much practical knowledge of the instrument for which the publication is intended. “Pray, Goody ;” a favourite Air, arranged as a Duett for the Piano-forte, in a familiar style, by M. P. Corri. 2s. This duett, though not, perhaps, co structed with all the art and knowk. O


of effect for which such a species of composition affords the justest scope, is arranged with some degree of art, and proves that the composer is already so far a master of his art as to render his future excellence more than problematical. The Overture to Harlequin Harper, per. Jormed with the most distinguished applause at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Composed and adapted for the Piano sorte, by Jolin Whitaker. 2s. 6d. Mr. Whitaker, in the overture to “Harlequin Harper,” has displayed a free and versatile fancy. The several movements to e pleasing and well opposed, and the general effect perfectly adapted to a harlequinade entertainIlhé int.

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A Prussian Melody, with Variations for the Pianoforte. Composed by Gelinek..., 2s. This melody, we doubt not, will be thought agreeable by piano-forte practi. tioners in general. The passages are connected, flowing, and easy, and the piece will not fail to reward with improvement those who give it sedulous practice. A Russian Sailor’s Song, arranged as q Rondo, with an introduction for the Pianoforte. Composed and dedicated to Mrs. Rowland Stephenson, by Prederic Ries. 38. | Mr. Ries has displayed, in the execution of his present task, much taste and ingenuity. The digressive matter, while well imagined, so connects itself with the theme, as to evince much judgment.


e ENERAI, TABLE of all the PUpLic Acts passed in the FIRST session of the FirTH PARLIAMENT of the UNITED KING Dow—53 Geo. III. or 1813. N.B. The figure after the title expresses the number of sheets of which the Act consists; and every slicei is sold for Tiir EEP:NcE. -on

Local IMPROVEMENTs, O enable the proprietors of the South London water-works to raise a further sum of money, &c.—2. To authorize the advancement of a certain sum of money for the improvement of the port and town of Liverpool, and to amend the former Acts.-3. For further improving the harbour of Aberdeen.—2. For further improving the harbour of Wexford.—2. For paving and improving the parish of Saint Mary-le-bone, Middlesex.-2. For paving, watching, lighting, &c. the streets, &c. of Chepping Wycombe, Bucks,—9. For erecting a new gaol in Tewkesbury, co. Gloucester.--8. For inclosing, lighting, &c. Fitzwilliam square, Dublin.--2. Now or IM proved Roaps. From the Guide Post near Sudden Bridge, Rochdale, to Bury, asid a branch therefrom.—4. To and from Tiverton.-3. From the Exeter turnpike at Reedy Gate, to Cherrybrook, in the forest of IDartmoor.—4. From Little Bowden to Rockingham. From: Coventry to the Rugby Turnpike Road. —8. Several comprized in the Llantišsent district, co. Clainorgan,-3.

From Norwich to NorthWalsham.—5. From Norwich to Swaffham, and from Honingham to Yaxham.—3. From Bawtry to East Markham Common, and from Little Drayton to Twyford Bridge.—8. From Dunham Ferry to the South End of Great Markham Common.—8. From Lanark to Hamilton.—2. From Beach Down, near Battle, to Heathfield, and from Robertsbridge to Hoods Corner.—10. From Market Harborough to Loughborough, and from Filling Gate to the Melton Mowbray Turnpike Road.—4. From Yoxford, Saxmundham, and Bene hall, to Aldeburgh.-4. From Bowes, through Barnard Castle and Bishop Auckland, to join the great north road near Sunderland Bridge.—3. From Tavistock to Old Town Gate, Plymouth, and from Manadon Gate to the Old Pound, near Plymouth Dock. From Hertford and Ware, and othes places.—3. In the County of Selkirk—1. From the north end of the Coal Road, near West Auckland, to the Elsdon Turnpike Road, at Elishaw, co. Nors thumberland.—6. From the Horseshoe Corner, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, to the south-east end of Castie-street, Cambridge.—10. From Burford to achlade, through liighworks

Highworth to the Cricklade and Swindon road.-3. From the Eaton Bridge Turnpike road at Cockham Hill, Westerham, co. Kent, to the turnpike road from Croydon to Godstone, co. Surrey.—3. From Great Marlow to Stokenchurch. In the Counties of Clackmannan and Perth.-3. From Lewes to Brighthelmstone, co. Sussex,−2. " From Leeds to Sheffield, co. York-5. From Glasgow to Dumbarton.—2. From Ludlowsach to Llandovery, and to the river Amman, co. Carmarthen. From Padbrooke Bridge to Hazelstone, go. Devon.—3. Ardglass, co. Down.—7. From Peterborough to Thorney, in the Isle of Ely, co. Cambridge.—1. From that part of Counters Bridge which lies in Kensington, co. Middlesex, to the powder mills in the road to Staines, and to Cranford Bridge.—4. From Cornhill Burn to Milfield March Burn, and by Ford Bridge to Lowick. In the Isle of Wight.—4. From Hitchin to Bedford, and through Henlow to Gerford Bridge, and to Arlesey.—11. From Stump Cross to Newmarket Heath, co. Cambridge.—3. From Downham Market to the Queen's Head, and from the Checquer Inn, in Downham Market, to the Two Mile Close, Barton, co. Norfolk-3, For improving the communication between the counties of Edinburgh and Fife, by the ferries across the Frith of Forth, between Leith and Newhaven, and Kinghorn and Bruntisland.—1. From Cherrill to Studley Bridge, co. Wilts.—3. From the city of Durham to Tyne Bridge, co. Durham.-4: From Bishopsgate Bridge, Norwich, to a stone, formerly called The Two Mile Stone.—3. From Earl's Kill to the toll bars in Wallgate, co. Lancaster.-9. From Shrewsbury to Wrexham.—4. From the Neat Enstone and Chipping Norton Turnpike Road, through Bicester, to Weston on the Green, co. Oxford, –4. From Rochdale to Edenfield, Bury, co. Lancaster.—4. From Shelton to Blakeley Lane Head, and from Bucknell to Western Coyney, co, Stafford, and also from Adderley Green to Lane End.-4.

For assessing the proprietors of lands in the county of Ross towards the cxpence of making certain roads and bridges therein; and for regulating the statute labour in the counties of Ross and Cromarty, and part of the county of Nairn, locally situated in the county of Ross. From Maidenhead Bridge to Reading, and from the said bridge to Henley bridge, co. Berks,—2. From Saint Giles's Pound to Kilbourne Bridge, and from the great northern road at Islington to the Edgeware road, Paddington, co. Middlesex.-9. In the Counties of Montgomery, Merioneth, and Salop.–2. From Bowes, co. York, to Brough-under-Stainmore, co. Westmoreland; and from Maiden Castle to Kaber Cross. From Maidstone, co. Kent, to Tubb's Lake, Cranbrook. From Bicester, co. Oxford, to Aylesbury, co. Bucks. From the market place in Bicester, co. Oxford, to the Buckingham turnpike road in Aynho, co. Northampton. Frona Hodges to Beadles Hill and Cuckfield, and from Beadles Hill to Lindfield, and from the Cuckfield and Crawley road to Horsham, and from Swingate to Shover Green, co. Sussex. NEW OR IMPRov ED CANALs. To unite the rivers Wey and Arun. From the Grand Junction Canal, Paddington, to the river Thames at Limehouse, with a collateral cut at Saint Leonard Shoreditch.-3. From the collieries in Old and New Monkland to the city of Glasgow.—2. For uniting the interests and concerns of the proprietors of the Chester Canal and Ellesmere Canal.—4. To enable the Kennet and Avon Canal Company to raise a further sum of money to purchase the shares of the river Kennet navigation.—11. For making a navigable canal from the river Thames or Isis, near Abingdon, to #. the Kennet and Avon Canal, near rowbridge.—3. For making and maintaining the Thames and Severn canal navigation—1. For making and maintaining a naviga. ble canal from the Wilts and Berks Canal, to communicate with the Thames and Severn Canal.—3. For the improvement of the navigation of the rivers Bury, Loughor, and Lliedi. For making the river Cham more navigable from Clayhithe Ferry to the Queen's Mill,


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E are compelled to deviate from our periodical course, of noticing the performances of a particular painter, by the superior claims of an exhibition of art, which includes the works of most of the rising geniuses of the day. We allude to the seventh annual exhibition of the BRITISH INSTITUTION, at the late Shakespeare Gallery in Pall Mall. This establishment is supported by the whole Royal Family, by the principal nobility,and nearlyall the amateurs of the fine arts; and is under the direction of a committee, at the head of which is the Marquis of Stafford. The objects are to provide young artists with original pictures to copy from, and to exhibit their own originals, free of expense, for sale. This plan has answered the expectations of all parties, and the successive exhibitions have excited an attention little inferior to the great annual display at Somerset House. This seventh exhibition contains 225 pictures in history and land. scape, with 7 pieces of sculpture, by 118 artists, of whom only 14 are members or associates of the Royal Academy, and the rest are chiefly young or new artists. To do justice to such a display of talents in this brief notice, is wholly out of the question. At least fifty of the pictures are of the first order of merit in their several lines, and will adorn the public and private collections of the country for ages to come; or at least till some confederacy of despots, envious of British liberty and prosperity, bring their hordes of Cossacks and barbarian soldiers to destroy ali that is great and noble among us. Other 100 are characterized by marks of rising genius, and the remainder serve as foils to render more conspicuous the beauties which stand beside them. Our taste in such matters is "governed by no authority, beyond that which each picture imposes on our judgment; we may therefore appear heretical among hackneyed critics. We confess, however, that we were pleased with the bold, original, and natural style of Mr. GEORGE WATson, in what many will call his statuary portraits; and we advise him to persevere in the same manner, as one which will lead to fame and fortune. Mr. M. C. WYATT has three subjects remarkable for the chastity of their co! ouring, the correctness of their drawing, and their characteristic grace. The spe1.

cimens by HENRY MUNRo and Is AAs Pocock, bespeak future masters of the English school. The landscapes in ge. neral are of the first order of excellence, and it is impossible to praise too highly those by W. Coll I Ns, J. BUY NETT, J. A. ATKINSoN, J. CoNSTABLE, P. NASMYTH, T. C. HoF LAND, and W. WILSON. The domestic scenes, after the Dutch school, are numerous, and excite general admiration, particularly those by Messrs. WITHER INGTON, A. CARSE, L. CossE, A. FRAZER, A. Coop ER, J. LIN NEL, and J. DENN is. A sea piece by C. M. Powell, and historical picces by J. FREARsos, B. BURN E. L. and J. BESTLAN D, claim our warmest commendation. Several ladies have adduced unequivocat proofs of female genius; among whom it would be unjust to on, it to notice Mrs.

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cIIEY, all members or associates of the Academy, each of whom has pictures in this exhibition. The works of these * gentlemen command admiration whereever they are seen ; yet it is but jus- * tice to many cf the junior artists, whose pictures appear beside theirs, to state, that the difference of merit is often not evident, and that these latter afford * undoubted evidence that the next gene- * ration of the academy will not be inferior * to the present. In fine, as long as this * exhibition continues open, we can assure * our readers, that a visit to it will afford them a high gratification, not only as * amateurs of the fine arts, but as patriots, who desire to witness. the glory of their is country in the only medium of true to

glory, the arts of peace and civilization. Mr. Doug A LL has been engaged for many years in preparing a new critical English version of Caesar's Commentaries, formed on a comparison of the readings of the best manuscripts, with the emendations and conjectures of the most eminent critics, military and literary, who have in various languages exerted themselves

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