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companied by bibliographic or critical remarks. There are two works by the count Bisaccioni, entitled Commentario delle Guerre succese in Almagna, Venice, 1634; his Memorie historiche, Venice, 1642; and a third, Delle Historie memorabili de' nostri Tempi, in ten volumes, Turin, 1653.- This author contends, with many others, that Gustavus Adolphus was not killed at the battle of Lutzen, but assassinated with a pistolball from behind by duke Albrecht de Saxe Lauenberg. The true reason of his animosity to the king is not known; for the story, that he once received a blow from him, does not deserve the smallest attention.

The account of the history of the Swedish war in Germany, by Chemmhus, is sufficiently interesting. The first volume appeared in 1648, at Stettin. The second was attributed, but without foundation, to the chancellor Oxenstierna. The third, fourth, fifth, and sixth, were discovered in MS in the royal library of Stockholm. The critical observations on these works are generally drawn from other authors.

Among the MSS, we can only notice the following:-1. The heroic Actions of Bernard, Duke of Weimar, by his Adjutant de Grun, collected by W. C. Zorn, of Blopsheim, in quarto; 2. Annales Regni Sueciæ, 1628-1639, in the Library of Skogkloster; 3. Neugebauerus Diarium Obsidionis Bremensis; 4. Exel Oxenstierna Relatio de Administratione Regni sub minoTenni Christinæ Reg. Ætate consignata, 1544; from the Stockholm archives of state; 5. Chronologia Danica inchoata a M. M' Petræo, deducta per C. Aslacium, et ab Olao Wormio ad 1648 continuata, in the library of the Academy of Upsal ; 6. Supplement ul D. Christina memoirer foer Aeren 1681-1687, by the author of this Bibliotheca. This supplement relates principally to the administration of the country, whose revenues were assigned to the queen, to the negotiations of Christina with the court of Sweden, &c.

Bræfwexling. Correspondence. Vol. I, No. 1–5. 8vo. Stockholm.—Professor Giorwel, who, since the year 1746, has published many works on the history and literature of Sweden, seems to have resigned his literary career, and, from the year 1798, has published this collection, which he calls his last tesa tament. The five numbers before us contain twenty-eight letters, which chiefly relate to the literature and history of Sweden, particularly during his own æra.

Among these, we find the letters of counsellor Warmholz, from the year 1756 to his death in 1785; of professor Linden, from 1763 to 1793; of the celebrated naturalist Linnæus; of bishop-Ryzelius; of Dr. Balter ; and of two under the fictitious names of Agrophilus and Urbicola. - The author's own letters are chiefly addressed to a friend in the country, and contain

many interesting accounts of the statue erected to Gustavus III, of the obelisk raised by that king to the citizens of Stockholm, of a monument in renown of the poet Kelgren; on queen Margaret of Navarre; on the character of Charles XII; on the Bio bliotheca historica Sueo-gothica, the manuscript of which, cona sisting of fifteen folio volumes, has been sent to the Academy of Upsal. The last letters relate to the travels of the royal family, the death of the hereditary prince of Baden, and the genealogy of his house.

This amiable veteran will, we trust, continde his communications; and, as Sweden has for the last century been distinguished for its scientific communications, we trust it will not long be deficient in more strikingly elegant attempts in criticism and the belies lettres. Some dawns of more polished literature have wppeared in the distribution of the prizes of eloquence, at the date session of the academy, when the first was decreed to M. Kegner, for a discourse tending to prove that old age is not a state of privation and pain for man, but of enjoyment, with a change only of objects:' the first prize in poetry was allotted 0 M. Kullberg, for his poem on old age.

RUSSIA. Taschenbuch, &c An Almanack or Port-Folio for tire Friends of German Literature in Russia. 8vo. Riga.--This vade-execuin of German literature is only a history of the order of St. John, taken from Vertot. We take advantage, however, of this work, to add some observations on Russian literature, extracted from the best sources, though we have not the vo. lumes before us.-M. Karamsin, author of the Letters of a Russian Traveler, has published an éloge of Catharine II, for whicha he has been handsomely rewarded by Alexander, to whom it is dedicated: it is translated into German by V. Richter at Moscow.

M. Karamsin has also published a journal since 1802, entitled the Advertiser. It contains translations from the German, English, and French journals, with some pieces from the editor and his friends. Two numbers are published monthly, each of 100 pages. Two other journals are published at Moscow* The political' and 'The literary News of Russia. The first was only a translation of the Courier of Altona: but, since the year 1802, some pieces have been inserted from the Minerva of Archenholz and the Political Annals of Posselt. Of this, a number appears every month. The second contains translations from the ancient and inodern languages, extracts, poetry, &c. Two sheets are published weekly.

Very lately, 2 vols. 8vo, by Ismailow, have been published at Moscow, cntitled' A Tour in Southern Russia. It is said to be written in the manner of Dupaty, and contains eurious accounts of Kiow, Pultowa, Cherson, Ocksakow, Odessa, and Nikolaew; of the celebrated Pallas, the Crimea, Astrachan, the colony of Hernhutters at Sarepta, &c. It may be considered as a supplement to the Travels of Sumarakow in the Crimea and Bessarabia, translated into German by Richter, who means also to translate the present work.

M. Richter, since the beginning of 1803, has published a periodical work, under the title of Russian Miscellanies, which will appear in the German language at Leipsic, in four numbers. The first contains fragments of the poem of the Rosciad, by Cheraskow; 2. Popular Russian tales; 3. A particular report of the state of modern Russian literature, accompanied with observations and anecdotes ; 4. Anecdotes drawn from the Russian history ; 5. Extracts from the best foreign journals.

A superb work is expected to be soon published at Petersburg, at the expense of the emperor, entitled " The Journey of the extraordinary Russian Embassy to the Ottoman Porte, in 1793, or a Collection of Letters from a Gentleman of Esthonia to one of his Friends at Revel, by the Counsellor of the College of Reiners.' 3 vols. 4to, with plates. It will appear in the German, and be immediately translated into the Russian language.

ALPHABETIC INDEX

TO THE

AUTHORSNANÍES & TITLES OF BOOKS.

Attempt to investigate cause of Egyptian

ophthalmia, ................354
Auguftus and Mary, ............358

ACADEMIES of Vierna and Peters.

burg, Extracts from correspondence
with, ...................... 480

.......... 480
Academy (royal Irish), Transactions of

the, ......................389
Account of experiments for drilling and

protecting turnips, ............355
Addington (Mr.)'s adminiftraiion, Mc-

moirs of,....................350
Address to parents and guardians on vari-

olous and vaccine inoculation, ..233
Advantages of female friendly focictics

considered,.................. 230
Aikin's edition of the English poets, 218
Aldine preis, Annals of the, ......569
Alfred's letter to people of England, 465
Alladin, Travels of, ............116
Allingham's Marriage promise, ....236
American, The,......

..........237
Amiens, Ofhcial papers relative to treaty

of, ........................456
Anacreon, Select odes of,.......... 64
Analytical calculation, Principles of, 186
Annals of the Aldine press, :.....569
Animal lood, Exay on abstinence from,

......116
Annual register, Afiatic, ........ 144
Antony (St.)'s fire, Practical informa-
tion on, ..................:

..474
Apollonius Rhodius, Tranflation of, 941
Appeal tu archbishops and bithops, 352

- to society of Friends, Examina-
tion of, ...................106
Argonautics of Apollonius Rhodius, 2+1
Articles (The XXXIX), Remarks on

Kipling's pamphlet on, ........009
Afiatic annual register, .......... 144
Aikins on the relation between specific
gravity and strength of spiritujus li-

::...............119
APP. Vol. 38.

BARNBY (Mrs.)'s Kerwald.castle, 478
Bastard, The,..................441
Bath, Historic and descriptive account

of, ........................3
Bidlake's sermon, ..............351
Birch on the medical application of clec-

tricity, ....................355
Bleilings of peace,.............. 100
Blagdon's Modern discoveries ....118
Blagdon and Prevolt's Mooriana, ..117
Blaine on diseases of horses and dogs, 475
Bouden's Voice of nature, ........ 236
Bardman's book-keeping, ......119
Bonaparte's soliloquy, .......... 471
Booker's poems, ..............114
Bookkeeping, System of, ........119
Britain, Triumph of,............408
Briton's llarning voice, ........ 470
British effayists,................ 295

monachism, .............39
Bryant on tomie passages in Scripture, 314
Buttermere, Maid of,...........358

CALCULATION (analyticai), Princi-

ples of, ....................196
Cappe, Sermon on death of Dr....229
Carey's edition of Dryden's Virgil, 27
Carpue's description of the muscles of

the human body, ............354
Carrington (Lord)'s speech, ...... 480
Case respecting maintenance of Lond'un

clergy, .................... 12)
Cases of successful practice of veficæ
Jorura,

.........353

quors,

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...... 48

Cat, Viciitudes of a, ..........110
Catechism proved and explained, ..230
Ceres, Testimonies respecting ftatue of,

..........................44%
Chalmers on the late war in St. Dorringo,

.......924
es edition of the Brit in cffsyist,
..........................295
Chanceilor of exchequer, Four letters to,

..........346--Reply, 347
Characters (Public) of 1800-1, ....80
Child of the foreit........... ....,115

(Poor's friend, ..........
Christian faith, ...

......... 230
Christianity, Essay on internal evidences
of, .......

.........473
Letter to a noble duke on,

........103
- Mild tenor of,......351
Chronicle of Scottish poetry, ......326
Claims of literature, .

......168
Clarke's Testimonies respecting statue of
Ceres,........

.... 448
- View of the disorganisation of

........428
Clergy of London, Case respecting main.

tenance of, ....... ........120
Cobb's House to be sold, ........ 115
Cobbett 10 the chancellor of the ex-

chequer, 345.—Reply, ........ 347
Commentaries on the history of Italian

poetry, .................... 401
Componimenti lirici, ............72
Confiderations on necessity and ex.

pediency of supporting the dignity of

the crown,..................227
Convent of St. Michael,.......... 237
Convertations in Italian, French, and En-

gliib, ......................476
Conversazione moderna,.......... 234
Conway, Vale of, ..............478
Correspondence with academics of Vienna
and Petersburg, Extracts from, ..490

- - with Reviewers, ..239
Country gentlemen of England, Ode to,

..........................407
Cowper, Life and pstumous works oi,
Cow-puck, Facts decisive in favor of, 233

See allo Vaccine.
Creaser's observations on Pearson's ex-

amination of report of vaccine pock

comunitice,.................. 108
Cicighton's inquiry into the origin of

true religion, ................101
Crescembini's commentaries, .... 401
Crimea, Travels in the, ........177
Crisis of Britain,................ 467
Critical Review, Appeal to calın reflec-
tion of authors of, ............959

reviewers' ftictures on Gifford's
Juvenal, Examination of, ......357
Crown, Neceflity and expediency of fup-

porting dignity of the, ........227

D'ARNAUD's Lorimon, ........ 477
Darwin's Temple of nature, ......361
Delphine, ......
Denmark, Literature of,..........586
Depravily of the human heart, Sermon

on the, ...................
escription of muscles of human body,
..........................35+

and use of sliding Gunter, 359
Dialogues between minister and parilbio-

ner, ..................102, 352
Diateffarón,.................. 101
Dibdin's tour through England and Scot-

land...................... 270
Dictionary, Ornithological.........330
Discoveries, Modern,............118
Discourse on origin and progress of society

for promoting religious knowledge

among poor, ................352
Diseases, Observations on increase and
decrease of, 371-Examination of do.

::...................474
Disorganisation of Europe, View of, 428
Divine inspiration of Jewilh scriptures

afferted, ....................816
D’Israeli's narrative poems, ...... 433
Documents (Official) relative to negoti.

ation with France, ............99
AudExcesorov, .................. 239
Dogs and horses, Treatise on diseases of,

.......................... 475
Domestic encyclopædia, .........250
- treatise on diseases of horses

and dogs, .................. 475
Downman's Infancy ,............356
DRAMATIC.
. Dramatic poems, ...

Female Jacobin club,.
House tú be sold, ............115
Marriage promise, ............ 236

Voice of nature...............236
Dryden's Virgil, New cdition of,....27
Duke, Letter to a nuble, ........ 103
Durand's sermons, .............59

Europe, .....

.. 285
.. 115

EARTH, Short view of natural history

of the, ....................110
- Thoughts on the formation of

the, ......................119
Edinburgh pharmacopæia, ........255
Effufions, Patriotic, ............ 479
Electricity, Exay on medical application

of, ....

of, ........................335
Embassy from Petersburg to Conftanti-

nople,. . ....................177
Emigrant, The, ................478
Encyclopædia, Domeftic, ........250
England, Epitome of history vf, 231-
key to ditto ................234

• Tour through,..........970

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