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Aaron, tomb of, 29.
Absentees, English, at Geneva, M. Simond's
representation of, 325, et seq.
Adam's, the Rev. Thomas, works, and
private thoughts on religion, 182, et
seq. ; bis first religious impressions,
182 ; his earnest desire to acquire a
correct knowledge of evangelical truth,
ib. ; works published during his life,
183; remarks on expository preach-
ing, 183, 4; specimens for the author's
expository remarks, 185, 6; character
of his private thoughts, 187.
Album, the climbing boy's, 588, et seq.
Andrew's Hebrew Grammar and Dic.
tionary, without points, 261, et seq. ;
author's opinion of the origin of cer-
tain Hebrew letters, 262; design of
building the tower of Babel, ib., his
opinion of the age of the Septuagint,
263; Adam proved to have lived
fifteen years a naturalist, before the
formation of Eve, ib.; author's curi-
ous definition of some Hebrew words,
263; specimens of amended transla-
tions of the authorized version of the
April, an ode to, by Sir Aubrey de Vere
Hunt, 167, 6.
Arabat Malfooner, lemple at, 10, 11.
Aristides's picture of a besieged town,
description of, 452.
Armada, temple of, interior of its sancluary,
Ash, large one, in Lochaber church-
yard, 181 ; see Phillips's Sylva.
Assouan, (Syene) granitic quarries at, 9.
Baker's history and antiquities of
Northamptonshire, 125, et seq. ; au-
thor's oulline of his plan, 125, 6; inci-
dents illustrative of ancient customs,
127, 8; quakers begin to bury in
gardens, &c. 128; the Rev. L. Free-
man's remarkable orders respecting
the disposal of his dead body, ib.;
Holdenby house, the residence of
Charles I., after the battle of Naseby,
ib. ; order for the king's household, sere
vants and expenses, 129, 30; his recep-
tion al Holdenby, 130, 1; Major Bos.
ville delected in attempting lo conoey
letters to the king, 131; subsequent
failure of Mrs. Cave to deliver a leller
in cipher, 131, 2; abduction of the king
by Cornel Joyce, 132, &c.
Bakewell's travels in the Tarentaise,
among the Grecian and Pennine Alps,
&c. 306, el seq.; description of the
city of Geneva, 316, et seq. ; singular
circumstance in the early life of Rousseau,
317; morals of the Genevese, 318; 80-
ciétés des Dimanches, 319, 20; defence
of the Gencoese against the charge of
parsimony, 321; prevalence of suicide
among the Genevese, ib.; pride the
prevailing cause of it, 321, 2; gross
misrepresentation in regard to eccle-
siastical affairs at Geneva, 323.
Berne, account of its government, state of
morals, &c. 309.
Bible association at Jaffna, consisting wholly
of natives, 248.
Bicêtre, dungeons of the, 42.
Bichuana tribe, description of, 505; their
religion, 506; singular custom prevail.
ing among them, ib.
Biography and obituary, annual, for
1824, 366, et seq. ; principal subjects
of the present volume, 367; detail of
the principal circumstances in the life
of Robert Bloomfield, ib. el seq.
Birt's summary of the principles and
history of popery, 408, el seq. ; al-
tered feeling of the public in regard
to popery, 408, 9; probable causes
of it, 409, 10; active zeal of the pa-
pists in the present day, 411; absur-
dity of the claim of the Romish church 10
the appellation of catholic exposed, 412 ;
the church of Rome a political establish-
ment, 413; ils revenue, and mode of
raising it, ib.
Bivouac, lively description of one, 148,
Bloomfield, detail of the principal circum-
stances of his life, 367, et seq.
Bones of St. Ursula, and of her eleven
thousand British virgins, 468.
Botany, first steps to, 379, et seq.
Bowring's Batavian Anthology, 272, et
seq. ; specimen from Anna Byns, in the
sizleenth century, 273, 4; jeu d'esprit,
by Jacob Cats, 274; poems by Gerbrand
Brederode, ib. et seq. ; the hundred and
thirty-third psalm, by Rafael Kamphuy-
zen, 277, 8; chorus from a tragedy of
Joost Van den Vondel, 278,9; poem of
Jeremias de Decker, 279.
specimens of the Russian
poets, 59, et seq. ; remarks on the poetry
of Russia, 59, 60; specimens of Russian
national songs, 61, 2; Moskva rescued,
63, &c.; song of the good Tsar, 66, 7;
The farewell, 67, 8; love in a boat, 68,9.
Boyd, massacre of its crew, at New
Zealand, probable cause of, 159.
Brown's memoirs of the public and pri-
vate life of John Howard, the philan-
thropist, 414, et seq. ; Dr. Aikin's de-
fence of Howard's conduct to his fa-
mily, 415; early life of Howard,
415, 16; quits England for France, &c.
416; his luste for the fine arts, ib. ; bis
noble sacrifice of taste to Cbristian
benevolence, 417; his attachment to the
pleasures of home, 418; description of
his house and grounds at Cardinglon, ib.;
his favourite wrilers, 420; his ill state
of health on bis return from the con-
tinent, ib. ; his marriage, death of
lis wife, ib; embarks for Lisbon, but
is captured, and imprisoned at Brest,
421; returns to England and resides
at Cardington, ib. ; his second mar.
riage, birth of his son, and death of
his wife, ib.; his devoled allachment 10
his wife, 421,%; revisits the continent
with the intention of spending the
winter in Italy, 422; his pious reasons
for allering his plan, ib. ; again returns
to Cardinglon, and employs himself in
meliorating the stule of the poor, 424;
is appointed high sheriff of Bedford.
shire, 426; his consequent intervie:o
with Lord Chancellor Baihurst, ib.; rise
of his exertions in behalf of misery
and wretchedues, 427; countries
visited by him, 428; his extreme
diffidence on publishing his papers, ib. ;
curious incident attending his visil 10
conveni in Prague, 450; remark-
able instances of his influence over the
minds of convicted persons visited by
kim, 431, 2; his character as a fa.
ther, and remarks on the state of bis
son, 432; his death, ib. ; his tablet
in Cardington Church, prepared to
his orders, prior to quitting the king.
dom on his last journey, 432.
Buchannan, his name revered by the
Syrian clergy, 253.
Budhuism, its comparatively inoffensive
nature, 438, 9; its probable cortep-
tion from a purer faith, ib. ; last ia-
carnation of Buuhu, 439, 40; progress
and corruption of Budhuism, 441;
Wihárees or Budhu lemples, ib. ; image
of Budhu, ib. ; his toolk the palladium
of the kingdom, 442; laken by the Btie
lish army, ib.
Burchell's travels in the interior of
Southern Africa, 493, et seq. ; his hos-
tility to the missionaries, 493; large
ostrich nest, 493, 4 ; mode of dressing
the eggs, 494; treatment of the women
among the bushmen, 495, 6; their mode
of dancing, 496 ; two rhinoceroses
shot, ib. ; author crosses the Snor
Mountains, ib. ; is kindly attended by
Nr. and Mrs. Kicherer, while suffering
from fever, ib.; unexpectedly en-
coun'ers two lions, 497, 8; angry et
his cool reception by the missionaries at
Klaarwaler, 499 ; Sibilo, a mineral
powder used for ornamenting the per-
sons of the natives, 501; author
passes the Kamhanni mountains,
which separate the Hottentot and
Kaffer races, ib. ; arrives at Littakuu,
(Lallakoo, ) 501; his interview with Mal-
tiri and other chiefs of the Bachapins, 502,
el seq. ; turns portrait pamter, ib.;
surprise of the natives, on seeing the
drawing, 505 ; extent, population,
&c. of Litakun, ib.; Bickrana tribe,
505, 6; their religion, 506 ; singular
cuslom prevalent among them, ib.
Burder's, (H.F.) lectures on the pleasnres
of religion, 54, et seq. ; subjects of the
lectures. 56; plan of the first lecture,
56, 7; on the spirit of benevolenre, ih. ;
support in the prospect of death, 37, 8.
mental discipline, 446,
el seq.; design and plan of the work,
446.7; maxims, 467; amplification of
the eighteenth maxim, on the cultivation
of Christian zeal for the general interests
of true religion, 447, 8.
Burgos, disastrous siege of, 153, 4 ; retreat
from il, 154, 5.
Burns's plurality of offices in the church
of Scotland examined, 463, et seq.; "all
secular engagements of a pastor con-"
sidered by the author as a sort of
plaralities, ih. ; case of St. Paul working
as a lent-maker considered, 464, 5; re Confinement, secret, in France, its hor.
marks on the mode of supporting rible nature, as at present practised,
dissenting ministers, 465; hard case 393, 4.
of the episcopal curate, 465, 6; pas. Conversations on the bible, by a lady,
tors of churches should dedicate their 562.
talents and time exclusively to the Correggio and Parmegiano, sketches of
work for which they receive remune. the lives of, 216, el seq.; birth and
early life of Antonio d'Allegri, 218;
Bushmen, their treatment of their women, masters under whom he studied, 218,9;
495, 6; their mode of dancing, 496. curious circumstances attending the
loss of his picture of the Virgin and
Calin, estimate of his characler by M. Sie infant Saviour, 219; description of
mond, 324, 5; some circumstances al-
his marriage of St. Catharine, 220;
tending his last illness, ib.
his engagement to paint the church of St.
Camel, its importance in the East, 553.
John, al Parma, ib. ; his celebrated pic.
Candour, Christian, true nature of, 143. ture of the nalivity, called the Nolte,
Capernaum, real site of, not yet ascer 221 ; undertakes to paint the cathe-
tained, 259, 60.
dral at Parma, ib. ; testimony of Ti.
Carriage, elephant, of the Rajah of the My tian to bis superior talents as an artist,
sore, description of il, 257.
222 ; peculiar style of Correggio, 222, 3;
Caternci, lhe second, of the Nile, description his particular attention to the quality
of his colours, ib. ; crilicism of Fuseli
Culholic, absurdity of the claim of the Ro. on the style of Parmegiano, 223, 4;
mish church to the appellation of, exposed, name and family, &c. of Parmegiano,
Cedars of Libanus described, 14; remarks Corunna, relreal of the British army to,
on, by various trarellers, 14, 15.
149; ballle os, 152.
Chalıners on the pauperism of Glasgow, Cóttû, (M.) on the administration of
criminal justice in England, &c. 385,
Child's.companion, or sunday scholar's et seq. ; causes which tended to ren-
reward, 476, 478.
der the present work popular in Eng-
Chitaney-sweeper's friend, &c. 588, et land and in France, 386, 7; great
advantages received by the author in
Christianity, professional, by a medical England, ib. ; defects of the work,
practitioner, 372, el seq. ; author's at. 387; author's remarks on the earliest
templs to account for the prevailing infi. slage of criminal proceedings in England,
delity among medical men, 373; asserts 387,8; deficiencies of this statement,
that analomical studies tend to produce, 388; powers of the procureur de roi,
on an unconuer
led man, a brutish insen and the juge d'instruction, as contrasted
sibility of mind, 374,5 ; crude notions with those of the Englisb magistrate,
of the author exposed, ib. et seq.
389; vigour of age, the only qualifi-
Clarkson on the necessity of improving cations requisite in these French ma-
the condition of the slaves in the Brie gistrates, 390, 1; power of the man.
tish colonies, &c. 97, et seq.
dat d'améner, 391 ; state of the pri-
Coke, (Dr.) the founder of the West
sons, 392; horrible nature of the
India and Siogbalese missions, 435; mise au secret, or secret confinement,
his generous and ardent zeal for the
as at present inflicted in France, 393,
missionary cause, ib.
4; cruelty of the mode of conducting
Conder's Star in the East, with other the interrogatories, ib.; instance given
poems, 563, et seq. y song of the angels from M. Béranger's work, 394 ; the
at Messiak's advent, 563, 4; indignant interrogatory of the ancient regime
strains, on account of the asserted inno more mild than the present mode, ib.;
cence of the Hindoos, 564; reference to mode of examining witnesses, 395;
Persia, China, and Taheile, 565; sposo constitution and proceedings of the
trophe to the Star of Bethlehem, 566 ; chamber of council, ib. ; first hearing
part of the hundred and forty-fifth of the prisoner, 396, 7; the procés
psalm,566, 7, the hundred and forty verbal, 397 ; oath of the jury, 398;
eighth psala, 567, 8; thought on the acte d'accusation, 16.; public examina-
sea shore, 568; extracts from the poems tion of the prisoner by the president
on spring and summer, 569, 70; extract of tlie court, 400; entract; ibo; ren.
from a poem to the nightingale, 670.
seignements, their mischievous ten.
dency, 401 ; author's testimony of the
sophistical reasoning and extravagant
language of the French counsel, 402, 3;
his statement of the summing up by the
president, 403 ; mode of determining
the verdict, 404; question whether
'trial by jory exists in France, ib.;
author's remarks on unanimity of decision,
as established in France in 1798, 405,
6; on particular points of a case, 406,
7 ; circumstances tending to exclude
compassion from the bosom of the
Prench juror, 407.
Colyam, Major Mackworth's cisit to it,
253; religious rites of the Syrian churches,
Cowper, rural walks of, in a series of
views near Olney, 171, 2.
Cowry tree, description and rise of, 158.
Cruise's journal of a ten months' resi-
dence in New Zealaud, 158. et seq. ;
object of the author's residence in
the island, 158; description and
use of the cowry tree, ib.; proba..
ble cause of the massacre of the
crew of the Boyd, 159; Kroko's ac-
count of the massacre of a part of the
crew of Morion's ship, ib.; confidential
inlercourse between the soldiers and the
natives, 159, 60; friendly disposilion
of the natives generally, 160; their dis-
position to pilfer, when on shipboard,
161; the great power of the Tabboo ex-
perienced by the Prince Regent schooner,
ib. ; excursion of the Rev. Mr. Mars-
den, up the Wydematta river, ib. ;
state of the mission at New Zealand,
161, 2; admirable prudence and fidelity
of a native servant girl, 162.
Crystal, large pillars of, in a natural cave,
Culture, religious, in early life, important
advantage of, 170.
Druwg, attempt to demonstrate from
reason and revelation, the necessary
existence, essential perfections, &e.
of an eternal Being, 289, et seq.; re-
marks on the arguments that are
adduced to prove the being of a God,
289; impossibility of conceiving that
there is no God, ib.; the cause of all
things must be antecedent to all
things-eternal, 290; remark of Dr.
Clarke, ib.; the self-existence of God,
as certain as his existence, 291; ex.
tract from Howe, 291, 2; argument
for the perfection of God, ib. : infidel
objection to the wisdom and goodness
of God, examined and exposed, 292,
3; cause for which the author wrote
the present essay, 294; the success-
ful candidates, their premiums, &c.
ib.; character of their essays, 294,
5; general estimate of the present
work, &c. ib. ; subjects of the first
two arguments of the first part of the
work, ib. ; objection to the mode of
argument, that the divine existence
can be demonstrated from the exist-
ence of space, 296; author's remarks
on the import of the term space, ib. ;
Dr. Clarke's definition of space, ib.;
the author's first position, that a ma-
terial world exists, ib. ; that in which
il exists, viz. space, is either or entity,
or a nonentity, 297 ; subjects of the
author's subsequent sections, ib. ;
simple statement of the author's argu.
ment, and its consequence, 297, 8;
further remarks upon the term space,
298; Dr. Clarke on space and dura-
tion, ib.; the author's argument, that
an infinite perfection cannot exist
without an infinite substance, cxami-
ned, 299; his argument, as founded
on the nature of duration, 299, 300;
examination of his position, that if an
Eternal Reing be possible, he must
really exist, 300, 1; his application of
his argument, 301; objectionable na-
ture of bis reasoning in proof that
only one necessarily existent being or
essence can be possible, 302; ertract,
ib.; remark of Dr. Clarke on the di-
versity of persons in the Trinity, ib.;
the unity of God considered, 304;
heads of the remaining parts of the
present work, 305; the assertion that
what is infinite may be constituted by
an accumulation of finites, examined,
Drummond's first steps to botany, 379,
et seq. ; plan of the work, ib. ; ÉT
of the boliom of the ocean, 379; lines of
Daventry, academy at, Mr. Robert
Hall's remarks on it, 135.
Deity, omnipresence of the, 225, 6.
Desert, in Egypt, description of it, 552.
Dick's Christian pbilosopher, 432, et
seg. subjects treated of, 433; the
essential attributes of God, and their il-
lustrations derived from the material
world, too ofien neglected by some reli-
gious instructers, 434.
Dispensations, Jewish and Christinn, re-
marks'on their agreements and differences
Divinity of the religion of Christ, ne-
cessarily connected with the integrity
of its written records, 328, 9.
the same subject, by an American poet, ile, and ancient Hebrero Christians, con-
founded by the Edilors of the new version,
Dwight, beauties of, 92, et seq. ; on the 332; Ebioniles first mentioned by Ise-
divinc benevolence, 934.
næus, ib. ; consisted of two sects, ib.;
cxlracts from Epiphanius and Jerome,
Ebioniles first mentioned by Irenæus, 342. respecting the Hebrew gospel, 332, 3;
Ebsambal, temple of, 4.
their testimonies either mistaken or
Elm, history of tbe, 177 ; probably not misrepresented by the Editors of the
indigenous to England, ib.
new version, 333; the Editors' state-
Elpha, the last habitable place on the ment of the case of Marciou), 334;
Nile to whicb Nubian boats ascend, 3. case of Marcion examined by the present
Eredy, Saint, cell os, 8, 9.
writer, 334, 5; remarks on the Editors'.
reference to the copies of Cerinthus and
Ferdinand VII., king of Spain, memoirs Carpocrates, 336, et seq.; contradictory
of, translated from the Spanish, by asserlions of a Calm Inquirer exposed,
M. J. Quin, 355, et seg.; beneficial 339; remarks on the Editors' various
effects of Christianity on political in renderings of Luke ü. 2., 339, 40.
* -stitutions, 356 ; the progress of free Grolius, his escape from prison, by the con-
dom interrupted by the consequences
trivance of his wife, 41.
of the French revolution, 356, 7;
probable causes of the imbecility of Fera Hajji Baba, of Ispahan, adventures of,
dinand, 357; his peculiar situation in by Morier, 341, et seq. ; character of
his father's court, 358; political cor Hajji, ib. ; the present work a correct
ruption and degradation of the kingdom exposure of the state of society in
at that period, 358, 9; causes from Persia, 342; the Persians, the French-
which great revolutions generally ori men of Asia, ib. ; the modern Persians
ginate, 359; general results of those exhibil strong marks of their ancient
respective causes, ib.; French troops origin, ib.; prefatory remarks of the
received in Spain as friends, 360, 1; author, 342, 3; design of the present
bad policy of Bonaparte, 361; abdi work, 343 ; Hajji's introduction to the
cation of King Charles, 362 ; letters of king's physician, ib. ; account of bis
the queen expressive of her hatred of her
interview with the Frank doctor, 346,
son, 362, 3; death of Charles, 363 ; et seq.; description of the interior of
trae character of Ferdinand, ib.; his the physician's harem, 348, 9; contest
amusements, 364; proofs of his uller between the Mollahs and a Frank dervish,
heartlessness, ib.; kis mode of godern 349, et seq. ; Hajji's inquiries respecting
ment en accordance with the views of the the country of Frangistan, Boonapoort,
Holy Alliance, 366.
and the Coompani, or old woman said lo
Freeman, the Rey. Langton, his reinark govern India, 352, et seq.
able orders respecting the disposal of Hall's, Robert, address on the state of
his dead body, 128.
slavery in the West India islands, 280,
Fruit of the Dead Sea, 31.
et seq. ; West India slavery the most de-
grading species of slavery, 281; colonial
Geneva, description of the city of, 316, et legislatures adverse to the religious instruc-
*** seq.; morals of, 318.
tions of the slaves, 281, 2; remarks on
Glasgow, pauperism of, see Chalmers, the lale extraordinary conduct of the local
Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Luke, authorities in Jamaica, 283, 4.
• vindication of the authenticity of the
memoir of Mr. Toller,
narratives contained in the first two see Toller's sermons.
chapters of, 328, et seq.; the divinity Harvard's narrative of the establish-
of the religion of Christ is necessarily ment and progress of the mission to
connected with the integrity of its Ceylon and India, 435 et seq. ; metho-
written records, 328, 9; labours of dist missions to the West Iodies and
Griesbach invaluable, 329; the genu Ceylon founded by Dr. Coke, 435;
jneness of the text a purely critical his noble generosity and ardent zeal
question, ib.; design and merits of for the cause of missions, ib.; de-
the present work, 330; decided con-
votes himself entirely to missionary
viction of Griesbach of the genuine services, and studies the Portuguese
ness of the first two chapters of Mat. language, ib.'; decay of the language
thew, 331; the terms Nazarene, Ebion and influence of the Portuguese in India,