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JUNE 1818.... SEPT. 1818.
TO BE CONTINUED QUARTERLY.
JUDEX DAMNATUR CUM NOCENS ABSOLVITUR.
Printed by David Willison,
TRAVELS FROM VIENNA THROUGH LOWER HUNGARY, with some Account of Vienna during the Congress. By RICHARD Bright, M. D. With numerous Engravings. One Volume 4to. Price L. 4, 4s. boards.
The following are the Contents of this interesting work :
CHAPTER 1. Vienna, - The Redoute.-Congress.Carrousel.-Court.-Imperial Hunt.—Private Entertainments.-Evening Amusements. -Dinner Parties.--Theatres.- Tableaux.—The Prater, and other places of public resort.-A Party on Sledges.--Festivals of the Church.-Holy Week-Death of the Marshal Prince de Ligne.-Empress Maria Louisa.-Prince of Parma.--Uncertainty in Iptelligence of the Negociations.--The Imperial Vault.
Vignette-Partial View of Vienna. Gallery of Duke Albert of Saxe-Teschen.-Imperial Collection
of Paintings. -- Private Collections.--Cabinet of Count Lam. berg.-Etruscan Vases.--Iinperial Collection of Antiques.-Figured Glass.- Treasury.-- Professor Barth.-Work in Mosaic.-Monument by Canova.-Academy of the Fine Arts. University.--Other Institutions for Education.—Libraries.-Collection of Manufactures.-- Learned Men.-Medical and Charitable Establishments.--Nuremberg, the birth-place of Albert Dürer.
CHAPTER III. Vignette-Hungarian Post-Travelling Leave Vienna.—Pressburg.-Appearance of Country and Pea
sants.-Tyrnau.—Freystadt.-Neutra.- Urmeny, the residence of Graf Hunyadi.-Introduction of Horse-racing-Breeding