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Education of the mind, letter on, 49—Mercantile, 238, Gerard, Mr. the painter poet, poetical letter to, by S.T. 312
246, 258.

-Interesting account of, 324, 329–Verses by, 329, 352.
Education, Bell and Lancaster, respective merits of, 340, German student, 83–Pronunciation, 431.

Ladies' Charity, of Liverpool, 200.
340, 348, 359, 368, 375, 375, 384, 392, 392, 400, 400, Ghost story, by Madame Genlis, 415.

Lancashire, manners of the people of, 395.
408, 423_English and Scotch, 391.

Lancaster and Bell systems, 340-sce Education.
Generva, portrait of, 28–Ginger beer, recipe for, 28.
Education-see also Humiltonian.

Landlord and tenant, law of, 175, 196.
Girl, a, weeping and smiling at the same time, 108.
Education of the people, 270.
Glacier, solution of a, 66.

Languages, learned, 220_see Learned and Quotations.
Edward the Black Prince, autograph of, 189.
Gloire militaire, 216– Translated, 233, 244.

Lapsus linguæ, whimsical, 31.
Eel, habits of the, 207.-Eggs, preserving, 6.
Glove, the, from Schiller, 233, 296.

Larder, economy of the, 71-Latin Grammars, 184.
Electrical telegraph, 133.

Latin verses, by a Westminster scholar, 233—And trang
Golden age, verses, 285–Good-bye, lines so called, 140.
Elephant bones, remains of, 325-see Earth, Geology, and Grammatical queries, controversy, 67, 76, 82, 92, 92, 92,

lations, 240, 248, 260, 268.

103, 104, 109, 119, 120, 195, 324, 348.

Laughter, essay on, 235-Laurel, native oil of, 147.
Emerson, life of, 129, 138.
Grasso, II, the cabinet-maker, original translation, 397,402.

Law, nice point of, 287.
Emperor, proclamation by a (verses) 115.
Gratitude, lines on, 240.

Law suit, pride and pleasure of a, 19—Ancient, 79.

Lawrence, River St. most wonderful escape down the fall
Enigmas-see Vive la Bagatelle.

Grease, spots of, to remove, 343.
England, lines to a person leaving, 372.
Green colour for walls, 358.

of, 330.
Epigrams, 52, 60, 80, 160, 216, 248, 276, 284, 312, 820, Grief, for the loss of relatives, impropriety of, 255.

Lawyers wearing black, origin of, 358, 439.
372, 404_Editorial remarks on, 160, 168, 396.
Gymnasia, original collection of active feats, with engrav.

Lawyers' wigs, epigram on, 320.
Epilepsy, alleged cure for, 428.

ings, 8, 16, 24, 29, 40, 48, 53, 76, 84, 88, 92, 96, 108,

Lean poet, epigram on a, 284.
Escape, most extraordinary, in a fog, 311-Down the falls 127, 132, 144, 168, 173, 180, 201, 220, 332, 336, 360,

Learned quotations, letters on, 96, 123, 134, 139, 166, 166

171, 178, 184, 195, 206, 207, 249.
of the St. Lawrence, 330.

363, 382.
Essay and Oration, paper on, 255.
Gymnastic performances, wonderful, at the Circus, 332,

Learning, remarks on, 185-Leather liquid, 379.

Lectures, public, property in, 286.
Esteban, Don, memoirs of, a Spaniard, 365.

Etna, Mount, eruption of, 265, 273.

Leg (putting out) pun on, 211--Loss of, whimsical re.
Euler, the mathematician, memoir of, 394.

marks on the, 215.
• Even, how sweet," &c. (verses) 260.
Hackney coachman, from the French, 370.

Leghorn, description of, 121, 129.
Exchange of coats, whimsical adventure, 211.
Hams, German method of curing, 99, 247.

Letter, rhyming, to the editor, 72.?
Exercise and employment, 350.

Leven Water, ode to, 345-Libels, legal, 171.
Hamiltonian system attacked, burlesqued, and defended,

Libraries recommended for the Liverpool Infirmary, 244.
Exciseman outwitted, 223,

16, 23, 32, 48, 55, 55, 75, 83, 92, 108, 234, 244, 266,

Life, retrospect of, an original essay, by Z, 78_Reflections
Egypt, manufactures and institutions of, 391.

290, 308.
Hancox, the late Mr. Joseph, of Liverpool, biographical Life

on, 79_Verses on, by G, 398. -

Life-boat, how to form a, from a common boat, 405.
sketch of, 15.

Lifting at Easter, 340.
Pamily, numerous, 189.-- Fanaticism, 67.
Hanover, inundations in, 302.—Happiness, lines on, 353.

Lions, interesting anecdotes of, 107.
“ Farewell, Farewell, to a distant land,” 216.
Haunted Chamber, the, (verses) 12.

Literary dinner, 115-Literary German lady, 365.
“ Fare thee well,” (stanzas) by G. 188.
Heaven (verses) by G. 248.

Literary squabbles, 109, 119, 194-Plagiarist, see Plagi-
Fashions, Ladies'-see first number in each month. Health, mode of preserving, 335.
Father's lament orer the body of his infant son, 60. Healths drinking, on the custom of, 206, 222.

arist-Literature, English, 43, 108, 194, 255, 437.

LIVER, tbe (notices of Liverpool)see Liverpool
Fauntleroy, Mr. letter respecting the case of, 183-Me Henry VIII. answer received by, on offering marriage, 337.

Liverpool and the neighbourhood, notices of, 38, 287–
moir of, with a portrait, 202.
Herculaneum, modern discoveries in, 255.

Liverpool Apprentices' and Mechanics' Library, Mr.
Feeling, inan of, query as to the author of, 136.
Hermite en Italie-see Translation.

Walker's lecture to the readers of, 176; Notices of,
Fernandez's, Mr. Spanish gramınar, critiques on, 194. Heroisin, female, 135.

258; Annual report of, 294; Lectures recommended
Fidelity, line:
on, 224
Heywood, B. A., address of at opening of the Manchester

for, 332—Liverpool Cemetery, with an engraving, 333,
Filtering machines, with an engraving, 6.
Mechanics' Institute, 346, 410.

see Buryinr-places-Liverpool exhibition of pictures, 86,
FINE ARTS, 86, 102, 106, 109, 119, 127.
Hippopotamus, 349.-Hoarseness, syrup for, 295.

102, 106, 109, 119, 127_Liverpool Mechanics' Institute,
Fire, best mode of lighting a, 391– Produced from water Hobbes, the celebrated Thomas, description of, 439.

or School of Arts, recommended, 253, 396, 400, 400, 408,
and ice, 288.
“ Home, sweet home,” (song) lines on hearing, 80.

413; Established, and address of Dr. Traill at the pub.
Pires, hints for extinguishing, 272, 291.
Honour, point of, in an affair of love, 58.

lic meeting, 430; Speeches of the Rev. Mr. Wilson and
Fish, table of, when in and out of season, 247.
Hope, sonnet by G. on, 88.

of Mr. Egerton Smith, at, 488—Liverpool in 1855, an-
Fish frozen, and brought to life again, 15.
Horns of stags, found under Wallasey Pool, 80.

ticipations of a correspondent, 299, 299, 368-Liverpool
Fish, tame, &c. most interesting account of, 75. . Horse of a miser, recipe to cure, 291.

Royal Humane Society, 482.
Fitzgerald, Lord Edward, 199.
Hot day, whimsical lines nn, 81.

(Loch Lomond, excursion to, 818, 831-Critique on, 344.
Florence, account of, 77, 105.-Flowers at Christmas, 47. HOUSEWIFE, THE, a collection of receipts, &c. 6, 11,

Lock of hair, lines on a, 304.
Foe, Daniel de, letter respecting, 263-Grand-daughter 28, 35, 47, 67, 71, 79, 99, 135, 147, 166, 192, 200, 247,

Longevity, instances of, 286, 358_Lotteries, letter on, 376.
of, 287.

259, 267, 283, 295, 335, 343, 358, 363, 428.

Lottery, matrimonial, 135.
Fog, extraordinary escape in a, 311.
Hulks, description of the, 247.

Love at first sight, 47-Sonnet on, 72-Disappointed, 88
Food and physic, 267.-Food, human, hints respecting, 67. Hydrophobia, editorial article on, 62, and letters, &c.

--Disinterested, 91-Verses on, by G. 125_Until death,
Foreigners, blunders of, 47.

respecting, 63, 68.

156-Hopeless, 168-A sonnet, by G. 284.
Forest, subterraneous, in Scotland, 189.
Hymn, " Bow'd down," 224.

Lover's Dream, by G. 72.
“ Forget, oh! when," &c. by G. 209.

Lyra, the infant, a musical prodigy, 8, 338.-Lines to, 20,
“ Forget me not" (verses) 268.

Fortune-hunter, from the German, 154, 161, 170.

James's Park, St. in former days, 102.
Forty years since, 50.
Jeffrey, Mr. speech of, respecting Watt's monument, 34.

M. Miss, lines to, by W.J. D. 328.
Fossil man, pretended, 183.--Fossil animal see Bones.

| Jenkins, Henry, of Ellerton, memoir of, 383.
Fowls, Albanian, mode of killing, 189.

M'Culloch, Mr. lectures of-sée Investigator, ' and Na-
Imagination, power of, 403-see Superstition and Ghost.
Fragment, by G. 372.

tional Wealth,
Immalee, by G. 352, 364.
Franklin, Captain, overland despatch of, 315-see Voyage.

Madman, shrewd remark of a, 31-Verses by, 188.
Imprisonment of debtors, absurdity of, 371.
Freischutz, Der, 236-Burlesque verses on, 249-Plot of,

Magnetic (Thermo.) experiment, with a figure, 27.
Imprisonment, unintentional, 287.

Malediction, tremendous, 182,

Improvement of the mind, letter on the, 49.
French song, original translation of a, 125.

Man of all work, 354.
Indigestion, precautions against, 6, 203.

Manchester Mechanics' Institute, Mr. Heywood's address
French translations--sec Translations.

Infant sleeping, Mrs. Robinson's verses to, 412.
French verses and translations, 125, 140, 148, 216, 233,

at the opening of, 346, 400.
Infirmary, Liverpool, annual report of, 86.
240, 248.

Manchester ship canal humbug, 252, 276, 256, 276, 279,
Inundations in Hanover, 302.
Friction---sce Mechanical Paradox, and Roberts.
Inventions, singular, 192-see Patents and Scientific.

279, 279, 284, 284, 296, 353.
Friday, Good, 858.-Friend, lines to a, 140,

Maniac (verses) by G. 164.
Jones, Paul, letter of, 286.
Friendships, early, 110-Lines on, by G. 296.

Manuscripts, ancient classical, found, 192.
Journal, interesting-sce Pepus.-Irons in the fire, 439.
Fuzeli, the late Mr. notice of, 374.

Marine Humane Society, of Liverpool, 8.
Iron-trade, letter to Joseph Hume, on, 353.

Marriage, Voltaire's remarks on, 239-Epigram on, 372.
Irving, the Rev. Mr. letter respecting, 211.

| Married lady, lines to a, 188.
Islands newly discovered, 274.
Gardens of Boboli and Cascine, 113.

Mary, death of, by Charles Wolfe, 216.
Junius' Letters, the real author of, at length detected, 437.
Garrick and Lord Orrery, good anecdote of, 89.

$7 Mary, lines to, by G. 268-Mary's Grave, by G. 276.
INVESTIGATOR, new department of the Kalcidoscope,

Mastodontes, extinct animals, 341.
Gaming-houses in Paris, 322

including Political Economy, &c. 292, 294, 326, 339,
Gas, nitrous oxide, respiration of see Smith, Egerton,

Matrimonial partnership dissolved. 439.
346, 353, 364, 372, 390, 406.

Mathews, Charles, biographical sketch of, 284, 354.
Letter of:
Ivy, the, by Mrs. Hemans, 436.

Matthew's church, Manchester, view of, 342.
Gás vacuurt machine-see Brocon.

Maturin, the late Rev. Mr. lines of G. to, 180-Biographi-
Gas, Sir W. Congreve contracts to light various towns on

cal sketch of the life of, 182, 216Letter respecting, 204.
the Continent with, 287
Gases, pump for compressing, 83.

Kaleidoscope, address of Editor, on concluding the fifth Mauvaise honte, 198.
volume, 133-G.'s valedictory verses to, 428.

May, Dr. Darwin's lines on, 404.
Genealogists, puzzle for, 379.
Genius, extraordinary, for painting, 31-Definition of, 371. Kean, Mr. notices of, 152, 152.- Severe criticism upon, 140. Meat, cugs, butter, &c. how to choose, 11.
Kemble, John, humorous anecdote of, 919.

Mechanical paradox respecting locomotive machines, 216,
Gentleman, chniacter of a, 176.
GEOLOGY, 192, 235--Original translation of a French Kindred feeling (verses) 12.-Kissing, epigram on, 312 224, 250, 275, 275, 275, 287, 287, 297, 298, 313-And

Kitchen drawer, whimsical catalogueof things found in, 148. | editorial objections to, 215, 263, 270.
work on-sce Earth.


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dechanics' Institute_see Liverpool, and Manchester | Parasols, new species of, 286.

Rush-bearings and country wakes, 324, 328.
Medrin, Captain, and Lord Byron, 262, 267, 278-see Park, Mungo, reports concerning, 429, 482.

Ryley, Mr. takes benefit at the Theatre, 280.
Parry, Captain, and overland despatch, 315-8ee Voyage.

Menai bridge, 387_Prophecy about, 432.

Patents, new-see generally the first week of each month.
Mecantile education and principles, 238, 246, 258. Paul in a strait, 96.

Sackville, Lord Viscount, the real Junius, 437.
Metsis, precious, quantity of, 67-Duties on, 315. Peasant's daughter, lines on, 209.

Sadler, Mr. ascent of, from Dublin, 46-His dreadful
Meteorological weekly tables, commenced in March, and Pedestrianism, 286, 286.

death, and narrative of his life, 116.
carried through the volume.
Peg too low, origin of the phrase, 353.

Safety-lamp, 14.
Microscopic discoveries, 421.

Pepys, Samuel, Esq. F.R.S. interesting journal of, 433. Satire, remarks on, 305.
Militia return in doggerels, 168.
Permutation, the law of, 211.

Saturday's Liverpool paper, letter to the editor of, 160.
Mines in South America, 286-In Poland, 405.
Persia, atmosphere of, 67.

Scanzano, description of, 169, 177.
Miser, dead, epigram on a, 372.
Petrarch, sonnet from the Italian of, 60.

Screw, new, 288.
Monster, buman, 434.

Philharmonic Society in Liverpool recommended, 278. Ships, extraordinary in former days, 167.
Montbs, fames of the, explained, 251.
Philosophy versus theology, 287.

Ship, immense, for wood, 6,000 tons freight, 96.!
Moon, inhabitants of the, 79.
Phrenology, letter on, 127-Remarks on, 181.

Shipwreck, plans of rafts, &c. for preserving lives from,
Moore, Anacreon, charge of plagiarism brought against, Picture-dealer-see Connoisseur.

with engravings, 37, 45, 54.
and editor's defence of, 111, 223_Anacreontic song by, Pictures, price of some, 67.

Scientific information, 6, 13, 21, 27, 37, 46, 48, 51, 75,
Pigs, dancing, 337.

81, 83, 97, 133, 173, 185, 189, 192, 214, 223, 235, 236,
Moore's Melodies, selection from, 173.
Pindar, paraphrase on, 88.

250, 263, 287, 288, 382, 399, 428_see Geology and
More, Sir Thomas, head of, discovered, 7.
Pirate chief, generous act of a, 427.

Earth, also Patents.
Morris dancers, &e. 377.
Pisa, account of, 1, 8,

Scotch novels, doggerels on the, 364.
Mourning in the Sandwich Islands, 31.

Plagiarism, editorial remarks on, 360_Verses on, 396 Scott, Sir Walter's last novel, 19, and the Scotch novels,
Mommy, Egyptian, 288.
see Moore, Anacreon.

Murder, extraordinary, 353.
Pluralist and favourite, 419.

Sea, sinking bottles in the, 48.
Murderer, extraordinary, 434.
POETRY-see each number.

Seal, domesticated, 201.
Murdered maid, by G. 344.
Poetry, genius of, by G. 312.

Security, personal, 231.
Music, viz. by Salvator Rosa, 5-Esquimaux, specimens Poison, pump for extracting, from the stomach, 97.

Segars, enormous in China, 211.
of, 16, 21–“ My boat is on the shore," 35-Waltz, by Poisoning, good theatrical anecdote respecting, 319. Serpents in the Tower, 100.
J. Walker, 61-Answer to Fair Allen, 98_Echo Poisons, antidote to, 858.

Shakspeare, original edition of the works of, discovered,
Waltz, from Der Freischutz, 118" Reviens à moi !" | Pneumatic engine, 64.

254, 260.
194-Air, by Rousseau, 133_Bohemian Air, 141 - Polar seas, remarks upon, 51--see Voyage, and Richard. Sheathing ships' bottoms, 64.
150th Psalm, 156_Waltz, from Der Freischutz, 165 son, and Franklin and Parry.

Sickness, a sonnet by G. 320.
-March, from Der Freischutz, 172_Waltz, by Wilms, Polish, German, for furniture, 295.

Sick-room, verses by G. 404.
of Berlin, 180-Round, by Ferrare, 188_Christmas Political economy, 100, 207.

Sienna, description of, 145.
Carols, 208—Lima National Air, 217--Market Qua | Pompeii, modern discoveries in, 255, 371.

Silent woman, 311.
drille, 239_Original Waltz, 241-Original March, 253 | Pope, Mr. on shipping, navigation, and commerce, 372. Simnel, verses on, 420.
-Mr. Webb's Prize Catch, 269_" The kiss, dear Population and wages, 328.

Sleep, the bliss of (poetry) 20.
maid, " original song, 277-Air, by Beethoven, 289- Posse comitatus, whimsical mistake respecting, 215.

Smith, a very common name, 190.
Coda, to ditto, 297- Original Quadrilles, 313, 329. 337 Presence of mind, extraordinary, 102.

Smith, Egerton, letter of, describing the effects of t
-Finland Peasant's Song, 345–The Snowdrops, 366— Prices, four brothers so called, remark on, 215.

nitrous oxide gas upon himself, 128-Extracts from his
Gipsy Dance, by Weber, 373_Burns's Song, 381 Primrose, lines on the appearance of the, by G., 156. pamphlet on preservation from shipwreck, &c. 405-
Sang, “O'er the heart of Childe Harold, 390—The Prize-fighting, 140—Law respecting, 371, 380.

Speech of, at the meeting to establish the Liverpool
Primrose, 398-A Round, "Poor Johnny is dead," 405 Procrastination from the German, 121.

School of Arts, 438.
-Italian Trio, 414-Ecossaise movement, 421-Song, Profession, choice of, 113.

Smoke-hood, Roberts's, 358.
from Rothelan, 435.
Promises of a courtier, 287.

Snow.drops, verses by G, 304.
Music, adaptation of, to the sentiment, editorial remarks Pronunciation, vicious, 439.

Sofa, The, see Vive la Bagatelle.
on, 156-Church or psalmody, 127, 156..
Psalmondy, letter on, 127, 156,

Song, 132.-"Oh, take no heed of Mary's Eye," 304.
Musical department of the Kaleidoscope, editorial remarks Pugilism-see Prize-fighting.

Sonnet by G. 380-By T. H. S. 248.
on, 172.
Pulpits, two, in America, 199.

Southport, alias North Meols, lines on, 52.
Musical query, and replies, 241-And criticism, 264, 264, Puns, 15, 66, 79, 80, 189, 190, 211, 215, 337, 431. Spaniard, memoirs of a-sce Esteban.
273, 291, 300, 359.
Punishment, capital-see Death.

Spanish language, grammar, and literature, observations
Musical prodigiessee Lyra, and Randles.
Putnam, Mr., lines addressed to, 96_His recitations, 103.

on, 149, 167, 195, 242, 313, 416, 418, 431.
Music said to have been heard before death, 54.
Puzzles, &c.-see Vive la Bagatelle.

Spider, American, 189.
Mustard seed, white, alleged efficacy of, 81.

Spinning machines, improvements in, 64.
Quill, piece of wood found in, 31.

Sports-see Rural and Rush-bearings.
Quotations, learned-sce Learned.

Spring, Latin lines on, and translation, 248, 260.
Name, effect of, 123.

Stag's horns found in Wallasey Pool, 81.
Naples, King of, singular whims of, 15.


Stanhope, Lady Hester, interesting memoir of, 29, 203,
Napoleon and the Bourbons, 66–-And the ants. 365- Rafts-sce Shipwreck.

Stanzas by G., 60.
Anecdote of, 389.
" Rail-roads, or not Rail-roads" (a parody) 320.

Star, revolving, 288.
tive. wonderful and interesting.-sce Lawrence, Rail-ways and Mechanical Paradox, 214, 215, 224, 250, Steam-boat, dinner in the, humorous paper on, 90.
River, St.

263, 270, 292-Editorial objections to, 215_Greaves

y raitorial objections to, 215_Greaves's Steam-boats, &c. progress of, 201.
National wealth, Mr. M‘Culloch's lecture on, 406.
report on rail-roads, 225.

Steam-engines, &c. alleged improvements in, 14, 14
NATURAL HISTORY, GEOLOGY, &c. original transla. Ramsbottom, Dorothea, laughable letter from, respecting Washing by, 15.
tion of the whole of a new French work on-see Earth.
the fine arts, 254.

Steam-navigation to India, 13, 22.
Natural history, 75, 100, 107, 168, 176, 184, 185, 189, | Randles, Miss, Cambrian prodigy, memoir of, 338. Stolen property, negociations for the recovery of, 286.
207, 228, 291, 426_see Scientific, Geology, and Earth. | Ranks and dignities, book of, 87.

Stomach, cure for a pain in the, 358.
HATIRALIST'S DURY_see first or second Tucedonin | Razor, mode of sharpening, 67.

Stone, gravel, &c. alleged cure for the, 428.
every month since Christmas.

Redgauntlet, critique on, 3, 11, 19-Extract from, 19. Stove, compendium, 288.
favigation, commerce, &c. Mr. Pope's paper on, 372.

Reformation, Protestant, letters, &c. on, 282, 306, 310. Strength and activity, wonderful, of a man at the circus,
lavy, average mortality in the, 286.
Relic, verses by G. styled, 132.

332-see Gymnasia.
legro intellect, 433.
Religious sects, enumeration of, 64.

Stuarts, the, remnant of, 67.
lorth American Review, 204.
Reply, singular, of a child, 439.

Sublime oratory, 54, 103—Writing, 196, 196.
n Briton's Society, of Liverpool, address of the Rev. | Republic, small, 67.

Sublime, touch of the, 424.
Mr. Philip to, 198.

Respiration of nitrous oxide-see Smith, Egerton, letter of. Sun, on the setting of (verses) 364.
lorthern expedition, 174–see Voyages.
Resurrection-men and plagiarists compared, 396.

Sunrise, as seen from the Pyrenees, 239.
lot shell, a German story, original translation from the
Retaliation, letter on, 426.

Sunset on the Mersey (verses) 296.
German, 59, and the succeeding numbers.
Retreat, the, 436.

Superstitious customs, 320, 332, 340, 378, 403— see Suttee.
Rhinoceros, account of the, 349.

Surgical operations and suspended animation---sce Ani.
Ricardo, Mr. on foreign commerce, 100.

pie, Mrs. and her Fudge family, 388.
Richardson, Dr. and the artic travellers, 436.

Suttee, or burning a widow, 95.
lation and essay, 255.
Riego, Madame, on the death of, 216.

Sweetmeats, copper in, test of, 47.
mitbology, 286.
Rings, change of, in love of friendship, 189.

Swimming school-see Floating Bath.
rthography, whimsical, 31, 31, 39, 66.
Rising early, advantages of, 311.

Swiss horn, 135.

Trang Outang, singular species of, 427.

Roads, right of-sce Thoroughfares.
Roberts, Mr. experiment of, on friction, 298.

Tales of a Traveller, by Washington Irving, 83, 93, 110,
Roberts's smoke-hood, 358.

Rolls, Mrs. Henry, philanthropic verses by, 353.

Tallow, substitute for, 192.
almotherium-sec Animals extinct.
Roman Lady, toilet of, 103.

Taste, essay on, by Q., 74.
20orama of Algiers, 308.
Roses, otto or attar of, 99.

Tea, how to detect copper in, 193.
norama, circular, of Naples, 440.
Rob Roy, notice or him, 43.

Tea shrub of Louisiana, 343.
17, Dz. funeral of, 328.
Rural amusements of England, 378, 388.

| Teeth on edge, query respecting, 316.

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Telegraph, electrical, 133.
| Translation, Il Grasso, the cabinet-maker, 397.

Walnuts recommended as medicine, 147.
« Tell me not of jocund spring," by G., 336.

Translations, original, paper on, 227, 231, 239, 250. Warning, giving, to a wife, 253.
Temperance recommended, 343.
Travelling six thousand miles for a guinea, 211.

Water, glass of, how to invert, without spilling, 287.
Ten, Council of, dramatic critiques by—see Theatrical. Travelling, ancient and modern, 90.

Waters of the ocean, on the mass of, 385, 393.
Text, singular and appropriate, 79.
Tree, immense American, 358.

Watt, the late Mr. speech of Mr. Jeffrey, respecting, 34.
That, may occur eight times in uninterrupted succession, Trees, how to make names grow upon, 79-Subterrene, Wayte, Thomas, Esq. biographical notice of, 347, 351.

189—Remarks upon planting, 189.

Whale, enormous, stranded, 388, 395, 401.
Thermo-micrometers, with engraving, 46, 51.
Trials, ludicrous, 91.

Whale found in a moss in Scotland, 189.
Theatre, Liverpool, notices of, 4, 12, 20, 29, 40, 44, 53, Truth, by G. 328.

Whalebones (burlesque lines) 200.
58, 65, 65, 68, 73, 81, 83, 101, 125, 128, 136, 143, 152, Tuscany, festivals of, 57.

Wealth, national, Mr. M'Culloch's lecture on, 406.
193, 212, 280, 404, 413, 424, 424, 440.
“ 'Twas but a moment" (verses) 428.

Wealthy commoners in England, 287.
Theatrical notices, 223.
Twist, Dr. Timothy, letter from, 24.

Webbe, Mr. prize Catch, by, 269.
Theodric, by Mr. Campbell, 327.
Typographical punning, 80.

Week, explanation of the days of the, 250.
Thoroughfares, or right of road, 39.

Weights and measures, alterations in, 63, 163, 821-Ori-
“ Thou art lost unto me," &c. (verses) 428.

ginal letters respecting, 190, 191.
Though tears may dim, 336.

Wet feet, precautions against, 343.
Thrush, lines to a, by G., 420.
Vacuum, pneumatic, engine, 64.

White, Henry Kirke, lines by, 380.
Tick and Sheridan, 337.
Valentine of a sailor, 284.

Wife, right of, to a dower, 287—How to choose 8, 428.
Time, voice of, by G., 44–Sonnet on, by G., 80-Epi.
Sn_fni. Vandenhoff, Mr. remarks on, 128, 223.

Will, curious, 107.
Vapour bathing recommended for the poor, 384, 384-see
gram on the loss of, 80.

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Men and Manners. | ancient, and is supposed to have been founded by a Greek | tude for a prince, who had, as they said, withdrawn them

colony. The founders came from a city of Greece, of the from the tyrannical dominion of the Florentines. “We

name of Pisa, built on the shores of the river Alpheus, in owe to the French," said they, “our liberty, which is No. XIX. Elis, a province of Peloponesus.

dearer to us than life, and we are determined never to be Virgil says, speaking of Pisa, verses 179 and 180 of the separated from that generous people. Our town formerly ARRIVAL AT PISA. tenth book of the Æneid:

constituted a part of the Duchy of Milan ; we therefore

belong to France. Let the king deign to receive us X L'ERMITE EN ITALIE, THE LATEST WORK OF MR. JOUY. " Hos parere jubent Alpheæ ab origine Pisæ,

Urbs Etrusca solo. . Sequitur pulcherimus Astur."

among the number of his subjects, and we will willingly [Translated expressly for the Kaleidoscope.]

submit to the conditions he shall impose, however severe Pisa is situated in a vast, richly cultivated, and popu.

they may be ; but let him not abandon us to pitiless lous plain. The marshes which once infected the purity wolves, to inexorable tyrants; to the Florentines, our imI set out on horseback from Spezzia, accompanied by a uide, and we soon arrived at Lerici, the ancient Erix, of the air, have been drained, and its climate is now

placable enemies. If we cannot obtain this favour, let Portus Erici of Ptolemy. This town, situated at the esteemed one of the finest in Italy, the extremes both of

him at least grant us an asylum in his kingom, since we wot of a range of rocks, is excluded from every view heat and cold being less frequent than at Florence.

prefer exile and poverty to the horrors of servitude which ccept that of the sea. Its gulf is separated by a narrow Snow never falls there, and the frost does not continue

would await us in our own country.” ecs of land from that of Spezzia. Towards sunset, we above eight days in the year. It is usual, in the months

Whilst the captains, affected by this appeal, were eneached Sarzana, situated on the frontiers of Tuscany of December and January, to dine with the windows open,

deavouring to persuade the people to submit by promises ad the territory of Genoa, and separated from Lerici by and the mild spring weather begins as early as the month

to alleviate the severity of their fate, the gates of the hall mountainous country, about five or six leagues in exof February. The heats of summer are constantly tem

were thrown open, and five hundred young girls, dressed Dt. Sarzana, called by the Latins Sarazana, Sergianum, I pered by the sea winds.

in white, and with dishevelled hair, entered, conducted by ad Lens Tue, forms a part of the Genoese territory, and Pisa was, in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, a

two venerable matrons, and throwing themselves at the

She then í eighteen leagues distant from the city of Genoa. It republic no less powerful than that of Genoa.

feet of the two envoys, conjured them to remember the immerly belonged to the Grand Duke of Tuscany, but made conquests in Africa and the Mediterranean, pos.

solomn oath they had taken, on receiving the order of e ceded it in the fifteenth century to the Republic of sessed herself of Carthage, and took from the Sarrasins

chivalry, to be the defenders of the fair sex, and not to enoa, in exchange for a small hamlet of fishermen's the Balearic Isles, Corsica, and Sardinia. She sustained

abandon them to the brutality of their enemies. Arbou. its, called Leghorn, a Dame still retained by the great long wars with the Florentines and Genoese, to whom

ville and Mortemar bent their eyes to the ground, much æn which now occupies the same site. Sarzana has a she finally owed the destruction of her power.

embarressed, and attempted to withdraw, but these young ull uniteresting appearance, and the houses are of a A village of the name of San Pietro is built upon the girls, surrounding them, dragged them before an image ray dusky hue, like those of most of the old towns in land formerly bathed by the waves of the ancient port, | of the Virgin, and would not allow them to depart. until als. The most remarkable buildings are the cathedral wrich fell in o ruin, when fortune and the Mediterranear they had moved them to tears by the earnestness of their nd public palace. Near Lunenza are quarries contain- deserted it. A large loose stone, in the middle of the entreaties. The envoys then returned to their camp, ig a sort of marble called by the Latins lapidi lunensi. nave of the parish church, designates the spot, wliere, loaded with presents, and related what they had seen and : is of the purest white, and the grain is exceedingly according to tradition, Saint Peter landed and fastened heard. ne. It is so transparent that it has often been mistaken the anchor of his vessel, when he visited Pisa, one of the It was difficult for an army of French soldiers to attack

Parian marble, the latter being even inferior to it in so- first towns where Christianity was established. The Flo- a people who opposed to them arms like these, but though lity and whiteness. The house of Benedetti, at Sarzana, rentines deprived the inhabitants of Pisa of their liberty | the principal officers wished the assault to be deferred until built of this marble.

and government in 1406. Charles the Eighth, at the further orders were received from the king, Beaumont I passed the night at Sarzana, and the next day hired a time of his journey into Italy, assisted them in recovering persisted in his resolution to invest the town. He could riage, which conveyed me to Pisa, a large and fine city both; but, in 1609, they again lost them; and have, from not, however, prevent a friendly intercourse from being Tuscany.

that time, remained in the power of the Grand Dukes of established between the besiegers and the besieged. All The quay of the Arno is the finest ornament of Pisa, Tuscany.

the French soldiers who presented themselves at the gates, d has even been thought to surpass in beauty the quay! In 1500, Lewis the Twelfth, in conformity with his either during the day, or in the night time, were hospitably the Arno at Florence. It extends in the form of a promise to assist the Florentines in their attempts upon entertained, and often dismissed with wine and meat for scent from the gate delle Piage to that called del Mare, Pisa, lent then 6,000 good in fantry and a large body of their comrades in the camp. When the attack was comd presents a magnificent coup d'ail from whatever cavalry. Determined to allow the inhabitants of Pisa no menced, the inhabitants pointed out to them the places int it is surveved. Palaces and fine houses are erected quarter, the Florentines insisted upon choosing their upon which the cannons of the town were to fire, in order ng this quay, which is also adorned by three bridges | general themselves, and demanded of the King of France | that they might avoid them. Some assaults were made. Ining a communication between the quarters of St. Hugh de Beaumont, as a man whose stern and inflexible | but little slaughter was committed. The soldiers by de. hry and St. Antony. The scene is enlivened by the character rendered him a fit instrument of their ani- | grees abandoned their posts, until the desertion became Hermen's barks, and boats laden with merchandise, mosity.

so general, that Beaumont was obliged to retire with his tinually crossing each other upon the river, which Having arrived before Pisa, Beaumont sens D'Arbou- | army in the night time, leaving the sick and wounded at pries itself into the sea, at the distance of two or three ville and Hector de Mortemar, two of his principal cap- the mercy of the besieged. The inhabitants of Pisa, at.

tains, to summon the inhabitants, in the name of the stracted by the groans uttered by the disabled soldiers upon The grass, which is permitted to grow in many of the king, to return to the yoke of their former masters. The seeing their comrades depart from them, came out from le streets. gives to the interior of the town a solitary | magistrates received the envoys with great ceremony, and the gates of the city, carrying torches, and removed these I dismal aspect. The population, which once amounted led them to the town-hall. They there shewed them the wretched men into the town, where they bestowed un more than a hundred and fifty thousand inhabitants, portrait of Charles the Eighth, honourably placed under them every care necessary for the re-establishment of their how reduced to sixteen thousand. This town is very a canopy, and surrounded by the emblems of their grati- | health. They then permitted them to return to Milan.

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Zenophon, Tully, Herodotus, Homer, Virgil, Plato, Cato, expressing to them their desire to belong to France. We

and the whole host of Romans and Greeks marshalled in must do Napoleon the justice to own that less entreaty


battle array on the tablet of my memory, but the utile was was necessary to induce him to grant a people the honour

quite forgotten. Of our own history I knew little or noof forming a part of the great empire.

thing; whether the Normans conquered the Saxons, or the

" Perdi una hija donzella My mind continued occupied with these remembrances

Saxons the Normans, I was quite ignorant. Geography was

Que era la flor desta tierra al passed through the streets. I at length alighted at

put aside; astronomy ne'er enlightened my mind ; the

Cien doblas dava por ella an inn, situated on the quay. The bridge is said to be of

Black Sea might unite with the Baltic, and the Wolga

No me las estimo en nada."Moorish Ballad. marble, which does not answer to the descriptions given

with the Ganges, for all that I knew about the matter: of it. The surface of its free-stonc parapets is covered

the course of the celestial bodics might have attracted my to the height of at least twelve feet with pieces of marble, I was born in London, in the year 1775, just about the attention, but to believe that the earth moved round the joined togeiher. The inhabitants, taking a part for the breaking out of the American war. My father was re- sun, seemed to me too large a draft on my credulity. I whole, boast that their bridge is built of marble, and as putably established in life as a tallow-chandler, and was will not tire you with an account of my school pranks, the causeway and payement are composed of flags of considered by many as a man of property. He loved me, they were like those of others, and if I was a little more common stone, much resembling, at the first glance, un- | and I loved him, and never shall I forget the kind magner in daring than the rest of my competitors, I generally suf. hewn marble, the deception is not easily discovered. which he used to make me a small present for my own use, fered in a proportionable ratio. At sixteen I was taken

At one extremity of the quay, near the gate of Lacca, though he certainly had a very queer way of tacking to from school, and homewards bent my way. My father is an immense square, part of which is occupied by the his gift this phrase "there, and don't make a beast of was then getting old, and even my mother's “ vast mind" done, baptistry, Campanile, or steeple, and, Cumpo Santo yourselt." He was not much informed, but was what the had fallen considerably away. By dint of diligence and or cemetery. These four buildings are very lofty, and of world cail an easy man ; easily imposed upon he was, 'tis economy my father had now amassed a very handsome great extent. They are entirely composed of white mar.true; "but then, he'could not help mankind being vil- fortune, and one morning as I passed him on the stairs, he ble, and surrounded on the outside by antique columns of lains, and if he was more unfortunate than his neighbours, called after me to come up into his own room, " for I different orders, incrustated with marbles of various why, he could not help it--so there it might end." My want to speak to thee, my lad, about thy future welfare." colours, and adorned by gothic sculptures. The Campu- mother, be it known, was completely different ; in oppo. said he, with a laugh upon his face. When we were fasthile, a circular building, situated at the western extremity sition to my father's corpuleney, she was slim and lengthy ened up (for he had a great dislike to an open door) he of the dome, is the most deserving of attention. It is a in her person, and possessed what she termed a “ vast commenced his harangue thus:-"Will, my boy, I am hundred and ninety feet high, and its summit inclines mind.” This vast mind” of hers was, however, only filled old, and have scraped together more than thou'lt spend, so from its base more than forty feet; it is ornamented by | with scraps from badly selected novels; and armed with | I don't see why I should go on in business, wasting myself seven rows of pilars. The interior staircase is so easy of every quotation from the last romance, she assaulted my for nothing—I'll shut up shop, and we'll live in some ascent, that it is said to be practicable to a man on horse father with a vigorous display of her transcendant talents. comfortable place in the country, and thou, my lad, shall back. The inhabitants call this r 9 T Torre Rotta. Some Some one had told her that every clever woman was ab- be a gentleman." Of course I did not dissent from such assert that the architect sported w his art, when he gave sent and thouzhtful; she, too, would therefore be absent, a proposal ; for, to tell the truth, I had a natural aversion this tower so marked an inclination ; others maintain, that and would frequently, in some of her reveries, overturn to business: I answered as became a dutiful child, " that after having been regularly constructed, it gradually as the tea urn with her arm, or upset the whole tea equipage their will was mine." So the shop was shut up, and every sumed an inclined position, as the suil sunk under its with her foot, and she could not be brought back to her thing sold, and away we posted to our country-house, my weight.

herself, but by the cups and saucers clattering about her mother quite delighted with the change, and I myself not The interior of the Metropolitan church is majestic; it feet; and after being wet and scalded in every direction, less 80. We had purchased the manson of a gentleman is ornamented by seventy-six pillars, numerous basso-re. she just found out that she was not in the midst of a near the pleasant town of — , most charmingly situated, lievos, and paintings by the first masters. I remarked wood, but sitting down with her “clump of a husband," and commanding a fine view of the river - , as it swept particularly a Saint Agnes, of Andrea del Sarte. The as she called him, at the odious tea table. She would sit | along with its rapid current. Mr. F-, the gentleman pavement is of Musaic; the choir rises in the form of an up all morning, poring over the “lettered page," and from whom the house was purchased, had once been inverted half globe, and is composed of a substance having feasting herself and her “ vast mind" on the rich stores a very considerable merchant, but owing to a reverse the appearance of painted glass, penetrable to the light, of the impenetrable secret, or a romance of the sixteenth of fortune, he had been obliged to sell his estate, and live and in which the rays of the sun are refracted. At the century, she would exclaim_"Oh that I should be wedded in a more retired manner at a small house in the neigbbottom of this half sphere is observed an imige of the to a tallow.chandler"

| bourhood. The mansion had been uninhabited for some Almighty, of gigantic size, painted several centuries ayo. My father bore all this with patience (but as in my own time, for the grass was on the walks, and the trees were

The doors at the bottom of the church are of bronze, story I should wish to adhere to truth, so in that of others scattering their wild branches in every direction, but still and covered with numerous fi rures moulded with them, the same principle ought to be observed.) I must in- it was evident that the whole had been planned and exewhich the inhabitants pretend to have been brought from form you that he was rather hen pecked, and feared my cuted in an elegant and tasteful manner. Jerusalem by their ancestors ia 1070. These figures repre- mother's vast tongue a great deal more than her “ vast Sheltered from the northern blast by a row of stately sent traits in holy writ. The lateral doors possess nothing mind." They lived, however, as happily as a literate firs, our garden bloomed in the severest weather. The ra. remarkable.

wife could live with an illiterate husband, and if they nunculus, the hyacinth, the modest lily of the valley, and The Campo Santo, or cemetery, is about a thousand often quarrelled, they did, lo do them justice, very often the blushing anemone, were scattered in profusion ovel feet in cireumference. It is rendered interesting by the agrée: one point they did difrer on, and had they lived to the ground. Rose trees innumerable shed their fragrance paintings, in fresco, which adorn the whole extent of its eternity, would have still differed on,--this was politics. in the air; but one in particular attracted my attention : interior walls. The figures are of the thirteenth and My father was a tory, my mother was a whig; he loved this was close under one of the windows, and, from it fourteenth centuries, and represent the historics of the peace, she loved war; he was contented with the then height and beauty, seemed to have received no common Old and New Testament, and views of Paradise, Purga. present state of affairs, she railed against thein; he sided care. In a few days my father set to, got the garder tory, and Hell. The latter are particularly worthy of with the ministers, the opposed them. Amidst this clash of cleared of its incumbranees, and again brought it into it study. On one of the walls is painted the celebrated pic opinions no wonder there were sparks; but my mother got original state. Being myself fond of exercise, I frequent ture of Vergogna, or Modestina, who, to avoid seeing her the better in the argument, if argument it could be called, (for want of better employment) busied myself in diggin father Noalı, extended near her, naked and intoxicated, and in the whirlpool of liberty, rights of man, privilege around the different trees, not forgetting my favourite one covers her eyes with her hands, the fingers of which re. l of women, tyranuy, and oppression, my poor father was I had been occupied thus one evening, and had left u main separated. The dampness has spoiled most of these lost. The only resurce he had was his shop; to that he earth perfectly level round the root of the finest, when, a paintings. Copies of them may be found in a collection bastened as his "sanctum sanctorum,"for there my mother returning in the morning to view its opening beauties, of engravings published by Morghen, in 1810, and the would not condescend to enter; and, shrouded in its gloom, was surprised to find the prints of feet about it. Robin years following.

he dipped on in peace and quietness. Whether my father son Crusoc could not have been more agitated when The inhabitants of Pisa affirm that the reddish earth of had suffered enough from his own ignorance, or wh.cher saw the marks of footsteps on his barren and desolat this cemetery, in which their dead are interred, was brought he imagined that the knowledge of Latin and Greek would shore, than I was then ; for, upon examining them mor from Mount Calvary, near Jerusalem, in the twelfih prevent me from enduring the yoke which he so quietly particularly, from the size, I discovered them to be those Cuntury, and that it consumes the body in the course of bore, I could never determine, but he took great pains to a female! “ Perhaps 'tis the servant's ?-10, no ; we ha twenty-four hours.

seleet for me a school where these necessary aceomplish but one female, and she had never such a foot as thi A vast gallery, contained in the cemetery, is bordered meats to a man of any pretensions to ability were most Perhaps 'tis my mother's ?--oh, Lord, said I to mysel by ancient tombs, of which the sculpture attests the great coinpletely of the greatest importance, and where every her foot would make six of these! T'lien whose could antiquity. The inscriptions are unfortunately for the most thing else but the classics were quite neglected. I went be?-a stranger's—that's certain. But when could sk part illegible.

through the usual routine of a classical education; had come? not in the morning, for I was an early riser, an

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