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organist of Chelsea College, 104—his
death, 106-singular omissions in Mad.
d'Arblay's work, ib.—its real object, 107
- the authoress's first appearance in the
literary world, ib.—her Evelina,' 109
-her Cecilia' and Camilla,' 110-
age of the authoress, ib.—her "Wan-
derer,'111-causes of the bad taste and
style of these Memoirs, ib.—her portrait
of Boswell, 112-her anecdotes of Dr.
Johnson, 115--and last interview with,
117-her father's interview with George
III. and Queen Charlotte, 119.
Burton, his accurate description of mental
malady, 186, 187 — his account of Hip-
pocrates' visit to Democritus, 188–
wrote his Anatomie with a view of re-
lieving his own melaycholy, ib.
Byron, Lord, 17_his 'Prophecy of Dante,'
449-his Francesca of Rimini,' 450-
bis ‘Don Juan,' ib.
land, 207–consequences resulting from
the seizure of church property, 209–
claims of the Established Church to care
and protection, 211.
Church of England, great improvement in
the clergy of, 79.
Cibber, Colley, anecdote of Shirley, related
Coleridge, Hartley, Poems by, 517.
Clergy of the Church of England, great
improvement in, 79.
Collier, 2, 9.
Colman, George, Esq., his evidence before
the Commiitee of the House of Commons
on the state of the laws affecting dramatic
Court ceremonies, unwise neglect of, 337.
Cowper, William, character of his mental
malady, 186—various modes of self-de-
struction attempted by, 190,
Crabbe, Rev. George, his correct delinea-
tions of mental malady, 187—the most
searching of moral anatomists, and most
graphic of poets, 203—his patriotism in
Tifting up the veil spread between the
upper classes and the working-day
Croker,' Right Hon. John Wilson, his
Boswell ' quoted, 47, 115, 251.
Cromwell, Oliver, his terror on the recital
of Shirley's stanzas on the fall of Charles
Cruelty to animals, necessity of a law for
Cunningham, Rev. Francis, obligations of
the Protestant cause to, 49-instrumental
iu making the English reader acquainted
with Oberlin, ib.
Camille Desmoulins, attorney-general to
the lantern,' 41, 43.
Carwell, by Mrs. Sheridan, 229.
Cary, Mr., his translation of Dante, See
Castlereagh, Lord, his character of the
Duke of Wellington, 333.
Cavendish,' one of the most vulgar and
witless of the sea.novels, 486,
Chaulnes, Duke de, account of, 104.
Chalmers, Thomas, D.D., 'On the Use and
Abuse of Literary and Ecclesiastical En-
dowments.' See Church and the Land-
Charles X. of France, causes of his over-
Chesney, Captain, his' Reports to Govern-
ment on the Navigation of the Euphrates,'
212. See Steam-Navigation to India.
Chess, game of, 317.
Church and the Landlords,198—ministerial
proposition for the confiscation of church
property in Ireland, ib.-suicidal con-
duct of the land-owners, 199-favourable
position of the clergyman of a parish for
bracing the upper and lower orders of
society together, 200--the clergy the
best outworks of the land-owners, 204-
benefits of an established national
church, ib.case of the two states of
Connecticut and Rhode Island, 205–
state in which the Dissenters would be
placed by the fall of the Church of Eng-
Dacre, Lady, 'Recollections of a Chaperon,'
edited by. See Novels of Fashionable
D'Ancre, Maréchal, account of, 165.
Dante, the Inferno of, translated by Ichabod
Charles Wright, 449— excellence of
Cary's translation of the Divine Comedy,
ib.-his version, from the measure, no
likeness of the original, ib.—failure of
the attempts to introduce the terza rimą
as an English measure, ib.Lord By-
ron's · Prophecy of Dante' and · Frau-
cesca,' 450—difficulties of executing the
translation of any long poem in rhyme,
ib.—the various readings of a true poet
an interesting and instructive study, 451
-Mr. Wright's new version of Dante
uncalled for, ib.-bis great obligations to
Cary, 452—his measure Dantesque to Mr. Kyan's patent, 127—Sir Robert Sep-
the eye only, ib.--the sense of Cary pings's report in its favour, ib.-causes
twisted out of blank verse into rhyme, of dry-rot, ib.- Pliny's doctrine on the
453—specimens of the two versions, ib. origin of the disease, ib.-schemes for
-the versions of the episode of Fran dealing with the juices in the felled
cesca of Rimini,' by Cary, Lord Byron, timber, ib.-process of desiccation, 128
and Wright, compared, 459_Taaffe's -instances of its failure attested by Mr.
nonsensical commentary on the story of Knowles, ib.—Sir Humphry Davy's
Francesca and Paolo, 463-Mr. Wright's hint for preventing the growth of fungi,
faulty rhymes, ib.-his ear at once 129—Mr. Kyan's theory, ib.—Fourcroy's
Scotch, Irish, and Cockney, ib.-his dictum, ib.-Mr. Knowles's comment
notes shrewd, sensible, and always mo thereon, ib.—substance of Mr. Faraday's
lecture thereon, 131-the "fungus pit'
Danton, 41, 43, 46.
at Chatham described, ib.- Sir Robert
D'Arblay, Madame, her "Memoirs of Dr. Smirke's experiments, 132—duration
Burney, arranged from his own Manu of the antiseptic virtue of medicated
scripts, from Family Papers, and from timber, 133–benefits which would re-
Personal Recollections,'97. See Burney. sult from the discovery and general
Darvill, R., his “Treatise on the Care, adoption of a cheap, safe, and efficacious
Treatment, and Training of the English preventive of dry-rot, ib.
Race-horse.' See Turf,
Dryden, John, his inferiority, as a drama-
Dealtry, William, D.D., his 'The Church tist, to Shirley, 13.
and its Endowments; a Charge,' 198. Dumont, M., his Souvenirs de Mirabeau'
See Church and the Landlords.
characterized, 155 - his enlightened
Death, 175-Sir Henry Halford's remarks views of the French Revolution, ib.
on the phenomena of the death-bed, ib. his testimony to the services of Mr.
-The two immediate modes by which Burke, 156-his character of Brissot,
death is brought about, ib.-death by 172.
syncope, ib.-death by asphyxia, ib. Dyce, Rev. Alexander, 29.
contrast between the state of the body
and that of the mind, 176_delirium, ib.
-death by lightning, 1974-the coup de
grace, ib. -the sting of death not con-
tained in the physical act of dying, ib. Edgeworth, Miss, useful lessons conveyed
conduct to be observed by a physician in her Tales, 152.
in withholding or making his patient ac Edye, John, his Calculations relating to
quainted with his opinion of the fatal the Equipment of Ships, 125. See
issue of his malady, 178-death-bed of Dry-rot.
George IV., 179-prophetic power at Eichenberg, Professor, his translations of
· tributed to individuals dying of peculiar Shakspeare, 120.
English climate, 330.
Death, Shirley's exquisite verses on, 13. English race-horse, Treatise on the Care,
Delirium, Abernethy's description of, 176. Treatment, and Training of, by R. Darvill,
Democritus, account of Hippocrates' visit V. S. See Turf.
English Revolution of 1688, 170.
Denman, Lord Chief Justice, his opinion | Erskine, Lord, anecdotes of, 123, 124.
on the general question of libels, 36. Euphrates, Captain Chesney's reports to
Dionysius, the tyrant, 11.
government on the navigation of the,
Dry-rot in timber, 125-proposition of Mr. 212. See Steam Navigation to India.
Matthews for the appointment of a rot., • Evelina,' character of, 109.
prevention officer or wood physician,
126_his treatise « On Naval Timber
and Arboriculture, ib.—Merits of Mr.
Knowles's' Inquiry into the Means taken
to preserve the British Navy,' ib.-ad Faraday, Mr., his lecture on Mr. Kyan's
mirable article on the dry-rot in the discovery for preventivg the dry rot in
Supplement to the Encyclopædia Britan timber, 131.
nica, ib.-results of some recent expe | Forbes, Duncan, A.M., his translation from
riments, 127-discovery of a means of the Persian of the Adventures of Hatim
preventing this disease in timber, ib. Taï,' 506.
Foreign and Domestic Policy of England, “La Charte Bérard,' 478—M. Lafitte's
522-Holland, 523–Algiers, ib.-Italy, drama, 481-Louis Philippe made King,
525-_Greece, 5264-Turkey, ib.--Pó ib.-royal journey to the coast, 482—
land, 527- Portugal, 528_Duke of the revolution not a national movement,
Wellington's motion, 540--King's an ib.-Soult's fourteen Bastilles, 484-in-
swer to the address of the House of sane excursion of the Duchess of Berri,
Lords, 541–Irish Church Bill, 547— ib.
practical working of the Reform Bill, Fungus pit at Chatham described, 131.
Fouquier Tinville, 42.
Fox, Right Hon. Charles James, 47 --anec-
dote of, 122.
Frederic II, of Prussia, his character and Genius described, 118.
share in producing the French revolu George IV., death-bed of, 179.
• Geschichte des Osmanischen Reiches
French Revolution, 152— Causes' of the, durch Joseph von Hammer. Bande
by Lord Johu Russell, ib.-his unfinished 1-8. See Turkish Empire.
Memoirs of the Affairs of Europe since Gibbon, E., Esq., his outline of the Turkish
the Peace of Utrecht,' ib.—his lordship history, 286.
characterized as a' petit littérateur,'ib. - Gifford, 'William, Esq., 2.
the present performance an impudent Gilly, William Stephen, M.A., his Memoir
catchpenny, 153—extends only to the of Felix Neff, Pastor of the High Alps,
death of Louis XV., ib.-high-coloured and of his labours among the French
description of the profligacy of his court, Protestants of Dauphiné, a Remnant of
ib.—Lord John's account of Rousseau's the Primitive Christians of Gaul,' 47.
amours, ib.--and of Voltaire's liaison See Neff.
with Madame du Châtelet, ib.—his lord Goethe on the character of Hamlet's mad-
ship's superficial acquaintance with the ness, 185.
French language, 154–M. Dumont's Gold of Pitt,' 37.
Souvenirs de Mirabeau,' 155 — that Grant, Mr. Robert, 43.
work the best answer to Lord John's Greece, policy of England towards, 526.
silly stories and theories, 157 — the Greek lyric poetry, 349—the Greek elegy
French government, till the latter part and ode, ib.-origin of the ode, 350
of Louis XV.'s reign, in accordance with triumphant songs of Moses and Deborah,
the feelings and wishes of the people, ib. ib.-character of the Greek lyric muse,
-high-minded patience and unconquer 351-distinction between Greek and
able spirit of the French nobility and Hebrew song, 352—the lyre of an-
clergy in adversity, 160—the magistracy cient Greece, 353— combination of
illustrious for talent, integrity, and public the choric dance with inusic and poe-
spirit, 161-firmness of the Parliament try, 354-lyric writers who preceded
even in the latter days of Louis XV., ib. or were contemporary with Pindar, 355
-injustice of making the upper classes -Archilochus, ib. Alcmæon, 357-
in France responsible for the crimes of Stesichorus, 358—Ibycus of Rhegium,
the revolution, 162—real causes of the 361-Alcæus, 363–Sappho, 366-ver-
revolution, 166 — feeble character of sions of her ‘Fragment,' by Ambrose Phil-
Louis XVI., ib.-example of America, lips, Boileau, and Mr. Merivale, 367 – Mr.
ib.--exertions of the philosophers, 167— Merivale's translation of her ode to Ve-
disorder in the finances, 168 — Lord nus, 368–Erinna, 370—Anacreon, 371
John's parallel between Voltaire and -inquiry into the genuineness of the
our Saviour, 173—his confession re odes attributed to, 374-Simonides the
specting the philosophers, 174. See Le younger, 375—his Danaë the tenderest
passage in Greek poetry, ib.--Mr. Ro-
French Revolution of 1830, 464-Mé bert Smith's version of it, 376_Bac-
moires pour servir à l'Histoire de, par chylides, 377.
M. Alex. Mazas,' ib.-merits of the work,
ib.--account of the author, 465–sum-
mary of his narrative, ib.-first shot fired
by an Englishman, 468–Duke of Or-
leans, 470—M. Lafitte, 471 — M. de | Hacket, Bishop, his motto, 70.
Polignac, ib.-M. de Mortemart, 473– Halford, Sir Henry, his · Essays and Ora-
tions, read and delivered at the Royal 1 serve the British Navy from the earliest
College of Physicians; to which is to the present Times,' 126.
added an Account of the Opening of the Kyan, Mr., his patent for the prevention of
Tomb of Charles I.,' 175. See Death; dry-rot. See Dry-Rot.
and see also Madness.
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181, 184,
Head, Captain C. F., his · Eastern and
Egyptian Scenery, Ruins,' &c., illustra Labour, Professor M'Culloch’s dictum con-
tive of a journey from India to Europe; cerning, 150.
with remarks on the advantages and
practicability of steam.navigation from
Landlords. See Church and the Land.
England to India, 212. See Steam Na lords.
vigation to India.
Language, effect of, upon national charac-
Hatim Taï, a romance, translated from the ter, 69.
Persian, by Duncan Forbes, A.M., 506. Le Vasseur, Mémoires de René de la
Hawtrey, Mr., his directions in the con Sarthe, ex-Conventionnel, 29—the work
struction of the Alcaic stanza, 364.
a fresh instance of French 'fabrication, ib.
Hebert, 37, 43.
-the editor, M. Achille Roche, sub-
Herbert, Sir Henry, his character of Shir stantially the author, 30—the work an
ley's plays, 6.
apology for the period of the French
Heine's Reisebilder, or Pictures of Travel, revolution called the reign of terror,'
31—the Champ de Mars in May, 1790,
Hippocrates, account of his visit to Demo 33— Bishop Talleyrand, ib.-Lafayette
and the fusillades in 1791, ib.--the mas-
Holland, policy of England towards, 523. sacre at Paris, in September, 1792, ib.-
Horace, accuracy of his portraits of mad character and situation of the Girondists
at the opening of the French Conven-
Houchard, General, 40.
tion, 34—the Feuillans, ib.-club of the
Houstoun, Mr., his incidental discovery Jacobins, 35-trial and condemnation
concerning the speed of canal boats, of Louis XVI., ib.-Vergniaud's vote
for blood, ib._his speech on the appel
Huguenots, their intolerance of the pas. au peuple, 36-Marat, “l'ami du peu-
time of dancing, 61.
ple,' ib.-his sincerity, ib.-Hebert and
Hulls, Jonathan, the real inventor of the Chabot, 37-the gold of Pitt, ib.-deal-
ings of successive governments with the
Jacobin club, 38-execution of the Gi-
rondists, 39--the author's defence of Ci-
tizen Egalité, ib.—and of Robespierre
Ibycus of Rhegium, account of, and of his and the Mountain, ib-General Hou-
chard, 40—the author's mission to the
Jesuits, one of the principles of, 47—the army, ib—Danton, 41-Camille Des-
most efficient society ever established, moulins, ib.-Fouquier Tinville, 42—
establishment of sans-culottism, 16.--de-
Impressment of seamen, 345, 496.
cree of the Convention acknowledging
Insanity. See Madness.
the existence of a Deity, 45-picture of
Robespierre's government, ib.-law of
Johnson, Dr., anecdotes of, 115, 251.
the 22nd Prairial, ib.-history of the
Jonson, Ben, 14. .
9th Thermidor, 46-downfall of Robes-
Ireland, church property in, ministerial pierre, ib.
proposition for the confiscation of, 198. Liverpool, Earl os, sketch of, and of his ad-
Italy, policy of England towards, 525. ministration, 333.
Louis Philippe, king of the French, 11, 161
Lowe, Sir Hudson, 489.
Knolles, the historian of the Turks, Dr.
Johoson's eulogy on, 285-character of
his history, 286.
Knowles, John, his "Inquiry into the
means which have been taken to pre- / Macaulay, Mr., his attempt to make the
entitled 'French Wines and Politics,'
Professor M'Culloch's dictum concern-
ing labour, 149-story entitled For
Each and for All,' profits and wages,
Nanny White and old Joel, 150-Miss
M.'s exemplification of the phenomena
of money; mouse skins and mammoth
bones, 151-Moore's She Politician,'
ib.-parting advice to Miss M., ib.
Massinger, his Luke, and his Sir Giles
Matthew, Patrick, his "Treatise on Naval
Timber and Arboriculture, with Critical
Notes,' 125. See Dry-Rot.
May, Thomas, his panegyric on Shirley, 4.
Mazas, M. Alexandre, his "Mémoires pour
servir à l'Histoire de la Révolution de
1830.' See French Revolution of 1830,
Merivale, J. H. Esq., his edition of Bland's
Greek Anthology, comprising the Frage
ments of early Lyric Poetry, with spe-
cimens of all the poets included in
Meleager's Garland. See Greek Lyric
upper classes in France responsible for
the crimes of the revolution, 162-cha-
racter of his speeches in Parliament, ib.
M‘Culloch, Professor, his paradox concern-
ing absenteeism exposed, 148—his dic-
tum concerning labour, 150.
Madness, 181--Sir Henry Halford's Essay
"On Shakspeare's test of insanity,' 181
-accuracy of Shakspeare's delineations
of mania, ib.--Horace's portraits of
madness exemplified to the life, 183–
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181,
184-cases of monomania, 184-in.
stance related by Orfila, ib.-Damien,
ib.- Villemain and Goetbe on the cha.
racterof Hamlet's madness, 185-mental
malady described by Burton, 186—its
first stage, it.- variety and individual
clearness of Shakspeare's delineations
of mental malady, 187—melancholy of
Jaques, ib.—the grave-digger's scene in
Hamlet, 188-the lighter species of
melancholy exemplified in Burton's ac-
count of Hippocrates's visit to Demo-
critus, ib.-Scott's Clara Mowbray, an
example of the retiring melancholy, 190
-the 'roving melancholy described,
191-Madge Wildfire, ib.-Ophelia, ib.
-Lear,' a study for the pathologist,
192-progress of his madness, 192, 198.
Madras school, one of the principles of, 47.
Malcolm, Sir John, his Sketches of Persia,
Marat, Jean Paul, l'ami du peuple,' 36.
Marryat, Captain, his novels characterized,
Martineau, Miss, her Illustrations of
Political Economy,' 136—the work a
monthly series of novels on political
economy, ib.--the authoress an Unita-
rian, ib.-her praiseworthy intention,
ib.-but unfeminine and mischievous
doctrines on the principles of social
welfare, ib.-plan of the work, ib.the
fair writer's account of her own doings,
ib.-outline of story the first, Life in
the Wilds' 137-of «The Hill and the
Valley,'138—of Demerara,' Miss M.'s
doctrine of property, 139—of · Ella
of Garveloch, prolificacy of herrings
and bannocks, anticipated over-popula.
tion, the preventive check, 140-the
s Manchester Strike, 143-story of
•Cousin Marshall, abomination of poor-
laws, alms-houses, lying-in hospitals,
&c. 144–Ireland,' Mr. Tracey and Mr.
Rosso, Sullivan, Dora, and Dan, Miss
M.'s grand panacea, 145-her defence
of Professor M‘Culloch's exploded para-
dox concerning absentees, 148-story
Merivale, Mr. jun., his translation of a
fragment of Bacchylides, 378.
Middleton, Thomas,'his dramas charac-
Mirabeau, M. Dumont's Souvenirs de, 155
-character of, 156.
Montluc, Marshal, his commentaries ong
of the most characteristic work in any
Moore, Thomas, his 'She Politician,' 151
-his “Epitaph on a Tuft-hunter,' 231
Neff, Felix, pastor of the High Alps, Me-
moir of, and of his labours among the
French Protestants of Dauphiné, a rem-
nant of the Primitive Christians of Gaul;
by William Stephen Gilly, M.A., 47-
the biographer's benevolent exertions in
behalf of the Vaudois, 48-first account
received by him concerning Felix Neff,
49—Neff's birth and education, ib.
his early aspirations for military fame,
or for scientific research, 50-publishes
at sixteen a treatise on the culture of
trees, ib. -enters as a private into the
military service, ib.-quits the service
and prepares for holy orders, ib.-re-
ceived into the church as a proposant,
ib.-employed three years in this ca-
pacity in the neighbourhood of Geneva,
51-invited to Grenoble, ib.---supplies
at Mens the place of an absent pastor,