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LONDON : PRINTED BY A, APPLEGATH, STAMFORD-STREET.

ABYSSINIAN disease, 181.

Dorislaus, assassination of, 417.
Adams the astrologist, 97.

Dryden's superstition, 269.
Albay, volcanic mountains of, 386. · DWARFS, THE BOOK OF, 134, 185, 250,
Alphabet for the blind, 165,

344.
America, natural wonders in, 319.

East, Mary, the female husband, 44.
Anaconda, the, 408.

Ecbo, singular, 125.
Animal flower, 126.

Edwards the Welsh conjurer, 137.
Anthony the lunatic, 122.

Elephant, wild, 350.
Apparition of Souter Fell, 326.

Elm, family, 10.
Art, minute wonders of, 367.

Escapes, singular, 208, 254.
Assassin of Cologne, 341.

Evidence, whimsical, 46.
Auto-da-fé, 401.

Execution of an innocent man, 428.
Baker, the conjurer, 41.

Family afflictions, singular, 70.
Barber overjoyed, the, 42.

gifted, 354.
Battalia the stone-eater, 12.

Fear, fatal effects of, 335.
Bartholomew, Mr. C. memoir of, 597. Fecundity of fish, 334.
Barrett, Mrs. Starr, 267.

of flies, 404.
Biography Eccentric, 12, 26, 44, 58, 77, Female executed, recovered, 152.

94, 109, 121, 141, 157, 171, 187, 204, Fielding, Sir John, 298.
220, 238, 252, 280, 300, 317, 328, 347, Forests, subterraneous, 324.
365, 378, 396, 414, 426.

Indian, 367.
Blashe de Manfre, 177.

Fortunate youth, the, 200, 214.
Bogs of butter, 25.

Fossil animal of Maestricht, 311.
Bolton, Frances, 78.

Francæur the lunatic, 204.
Bonaparte and his familiar, 279.

Game of Turks and Christians, 382.
Bottle conjurer, the, 23.

Ganesa, the Hindoo deity, 385.
Boots, Old, 190, 273.

Gascoigne, Mr., memoir of, 238.
Booty's ghost, 104.

Ghost, mode of bringing to light, 333.
Boyd, Zachary, account of, 144.

story, 376.
Branagb, Roger, 221.

GIANTS, THE BOOK OF, 115, 155, 199.
Brown, Phebe, memoir of, 13.

Glebe, Rev. E. 381.
Browne, Simon, account of, 34.

Groaning tree, the, 48.
Buckborse, account of, 300.

Grottoes and caverns, 422,
Calculations, curious, 287.

Gunpowder Plot Conspirators, 129.
Caleb Quotem, a Lincolnshire, 27. Hals, Frank, 254.
Calvados, the abbé of, 418.

Hartop, Jonathan, 287.
Cannibals, account of, 17.

Hastings, Sir George, 427.
Canning, Elizabeth, account of, 57. Hatching chickens in Egypt, 71.
Capper, J., memoir of, 414.

Hebrew, learned, 75.
Cat-eaters, 11.

Henrietta, Queen, anecdote of, 31.
adventures of a, 130.

Hermitess of Salem, 365.
Cathcart, lady, 121.

Heroic mother, the, 99.
Cataract of Parana, 133.

Highwaymen, the, 26.
Cavern crystallized, 301.

Himalaya mountains, 375.
Caraboo, Princess, 169.

Hindoo and Mussulman devotees, 337.
Champagne, the savage girl of, 370, 388, Hoax aquatic, 364.
411.

Hoaxes and Impostures, in every number.
Charlatan, French, 119.

Hobbies-Hermits, 296.
Charles XI., vision of, 53.

Hohenlohe, Prince, 89, 105.
Cbilton, the somnambulist, 419.

Honeywood, Mrs. M., 220.
Conscience, a guilty, 64.

Hope, Old, life of, 14.
Corbeau Renee, account of, 67.

Horns, human, 211.
Crystal summer-house, 98.

Howe, the absent husband, 77.
Cuckoo-spittle, 318.

Hudson, Jeffery, in the pie, 321.
Darney, Jenny, 61.

Hudson, Thomas, 173.
Dawber, Mrs. Sarah, 317.

Hurricane at Lucknow, 40.
Davis, the somnambulist, 348.

Hydrophobia, case of, 36.
Deaf and dumb amateur, 207.

Ice Islands, 405.
Deafness cured, 79.

Icebergs, 406.
Death simulated, 339.

Identity extraordinary, 346.
Delusion, extraordinary, 394.

Imbecility extraordinary, 302.
D'Eon, Chevalier, 94, 293.

Impostor, royal, 234.
Demetriuses, the, 281.

Inundation in Worcestershire, 361.
Dimsdale, Sir Harry, 209.

Jacob, John, life of, 28.
Dog of Montargis, 233.

Java, boiling mud lake of, 182.

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