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tion, fo-total want of subordination in
Abel (Thomas), Journey in China, 67 youth, ib. 9-the English system of

loses almost all his collections, ib.-arri Poor laws adopted, effects of the
val at St. Sebastian, 68—-kindly re slave-holding system, 10. 129–131–
ceived by the Javanese, 68, 69-descrip-1 desiderata wanting to perfect the moral
tion of a vampire bat, 70-and of a Chi greatness of America, 11-America why
nese dinner, ib.-account of his journey necessarily an agricultural country, 11,
to Pek 11, 71–74-capricious character 12--inadequacy of its population for mi.
of the emperor Kia-King, 75-pleasing| litary purposes, 12, 13-petty amount of
character of the Chinese peasantry, ib. its post-office revenues, 12, note-real
the existence of infanticide proved, 77 state of their navy, 13, 14-local circum-
the Chinese not deficient in gratitude, .stances that will prevent the formation
ib. 78-remarks on the Chinese charac of a powerful navy, 15-causes of the
ter, 79_description of a Chinese ele partial naval successes of the Americans,
cante, ib. observation on the Chinese 17 specimen of American political mo-
mode of drying tea, 87-reasons why! rality, 20—inefficacy of the present go-
the tea-plant cannot be profitably culti vernment, 22-political views of the Fe-
vated any where but in China, 88—Mr.] deralists and Republicans, 23-specimen

Abel's description of Buonaparte, 90. 1 of American vanity, 24-state of society
Abolition of the Slave Trade, inefficacy of and manners at New York, 127-130-
the measures for, 431.

at Boston, 141-at Philadelphia, 146,
"Academy of Compliments,' notice of, 109. 147in Kentucky, 154-156_and at
Acts of Parliament, alarming increase and New Orleans, 157- 159-enormous

imperfections of, 405, 406-causes of rents of houses at New York, 133, 134
them,--the number of revenue acts, 406| -rudeness of the Americans, 141, 142
-409—of acts granting bounties, and specimen of American elections, 144
prohibiting or allowing exportation and —and fanaticism, 145-gain, the ruling
importation, 410-412-the number of principle of the Americans, 1514-slavery
local acts, 413--of particular acts, 414 perpetuated in the state of Ohio, in de-
and of temporary acts, 415, 416—mem fance of the law, 153-cruel treatment
bers of parliament not sufficiently atten of a negro, 154-what persons may or
tive to the passing of these acts, 416– may not beneficially emigrate to America,
observations on the want of care, and on 134. 161-strictures on the pretended
the accuracy of their language, 417 cheapness of the American government,
419-the excessive love of legislation, 163–165.
the most powerful cause of the increase America (South), geograpliical outline of,
and imperfection of acts of Parliament, 333, 334_negro insurrection there,
419-430. .

330, 331-immense numbers of wild
Adipocire, scientific rediscovery of, 384. cattle found there, 335-description of
Advertisements (American), for slaves, 130, the cow-tree, 329, 330—and of the sago-
131, 154, 155.

tree, 335-experiments with the electrical
America (North), causes of the prosperity eel of South America, 337,338-ravages

of, 2-sketch of the constitution of the of the crocodiles there, 339, 340—and of
United States, ib 3—the President how the caribe, a species of fish, 343—junc-
elected, 3, 4-defects of the judicial sys tion of the rivers Apure and Oroonoko,
tem, 4-number of insolvents, 5, note. 344,345-description of the Caribbees of
-contrast between the dignity of English Parapana, 345, 346--account of the
judges and the levity of those in Ame- turtle-fishery or harvest of eggs, 347–
rica, 5-the legal profession but little 349_remarks on the present political si-
cherished, 6-baneful effects of the non- tuation of South America, 351, 352.
establishment of religion, 7-state of re- | Arches, observation on the antiquity of, 84.
ligion, 132. 146. 147-defects of educa- Architecture. See Vitruvius, Wilkins.


Ariosto's Orlando Furioso, analysis of, 529| Bowdler (John, Esq.) Select Pieces of,

--541-comparison between him and 112-biographical notice of him, 113–
Bojardo, 527, 528.

116his just sentimients on ecclesiastical
Aristophanes, character of, by M. Schlegel, history, 115--notice of his poetry, 117

271–273-sketch of the Greek comedy, and of his prose works, 118-particularly
274-state of the new comedy, in the lis Theological Tracts, 119—just senti-
time of Aristophanes, 275-causes of the ments on the love of God, 120-remarks
success of his earlier pieces, 276--state on his genius and character, 121--124.
of education at Athens, and its effects, Bristed (John), on The Resources of the
277–288-exposition of the manners | 1 United States of America, 1--bis view of
and doctrines of the Sophists, 289~294 the character and aims of the discontent-
-portrait of Socrates, as represented by ed, in this country, 18, 19.
Aristophanes in the Clouds, 295–300- Brydges (Sir E.) Observations of, on the
object of that piece, 301, 302—its failure, Copyright Act, 196. See Copyright.
303_observations on it, 304, 305-trans- Buonaparte, person of, described, 90.
lation of Aristophanes' Parabasis for a Burying in churches, origin and progress of,
second play on the same subject, 306- 373, 379-beautiful burial-grounds of
309—vindication of Aristophanes, 309, the Mohammedans, Moravians, and
310-proofs that he did not write the Welsh, 394.
Clouds to expose Socrates, but the So-fi

· phists of that day, 311--516.

Camden (Lord) opinion of, on the Copy-
Arts and Sciences, causes of the progress right Act, 211-remarks thereon, ib. 212.

of, in Greece, 25, 26—and at Rome, 27. Cannon, when invented, 193, 194.
Athens, state of education at, 227-286– Caraccas, destruction of, by an earthquake
. its influence upon the manners of the described, 321-323.

Athenians, 286, 287-and upon their Caribe, a ravenous fish of South America,
morals, 288–292.

notice of, 343.
Augustine (St.) legendary tale of, 367– Caribbees of Parapana, notice of, 345, 346.

Casti (Giambattista), biographical notice

of, 487-491-design and character of
Bentham (Jeremy), Church-of-England his Animali Parlanti, 491-493-speci-
- ism and its Catechism examined, 167– mens of Mr. Rose's version of this poem,

character of Mr. Bentham's formerl 494-497.
works, 168, 169—plan of his present Catacombs of Paris, formation of, 385–
treatise, 169, 170-specimen of his abuse history and present state of them, 386
of the church catechism, 170, 171-and 390.
of the National Society and its secre- Catechism of the Church of England,
tary, 171, 172_his abuse of the Church abused, 170, 171.
of England, 172-176-his work a prac-Celts, on the popular fictions of, 94. .
tical illustration of his own theory of the Cemeteries, privileges anciently conferred
pleasures of malevolence, 177.

on, 372-account of the exhumation of
Berni's Orlando Innamorato, analysis of, the graves of the kings of France in

1793, 373—of Turenne, ib.--and of
Bills of Mortality, in Paris, remarks on, Henry IV. ib. 374 of Louis XIV., XV.,
392, 393.

and Francis I., 374, 375-remarks on
Bojardo's Morgante Maggiore, analysis of, the preposterous custom of exhibiting the

with remarks, 526—comparison between remains of deceased persons of eminence,
him and Ariosto, 527, 528.

375-account of the church yard of St.
Books, regulations concerning the licensing Innocent's at Paris, 381, 382--indecent
of, 196, 197. See Copyright.

mode of interment at the end of the 18th
Booksellers' Application to Parliament for century, 382, 383—its exhumation de-

repealing the enactment, requiring eleven scribed, 384-removal of the remains of
copies for public libraries, 202—its re the dead to the quarries of Paris, 385–

state of the catacombs during the revolu-
tion, and injury to literature, 202—204 tion, 386, 387-iuscriptions in them, 388
-particularly in the case of Messrs. ---curious arrêté, issued in 1800, rela-
Longman and Co., 208—and Mr. Mur tive to the cemeteries and funerals of
ray, 209.

Paris, 389, 390- present state of the new
Boston, state of society at, 141. ·

cemeteries there, 391–French and Spa-
Bounties, remarks on the acts of Parliament nish custom of commemorating the dead,
for granting, 410, 411.
1 399-observations on the taste displayed



in the new cemeteries of Paris, 593, 394) the 8th year of her reign, 197, 1984
-on the state of cemeteries in London, its operation for a century, 198, 199-
380, 381-and in Switzerland, 395 strictures on Mr. Montagu's conduct in
paucity of private cemeteries in England, enforcing the claims of the University of
accounted for, 395, 396.

Cambridge, 200—and on the reasoning
Chinese Dinner, described, 70-capricious of Professor Christian for the same pur-

character of the emperor, 75—his letter pose, 200, 201—result of the booksellers'
to the Prince Regent, 84–86character application to parliament, for a repeal of
of the Chinese peasantry,75–prevalence the enactment requiring eleven copies
of infanticide among the Chinese, 774 for public libraries, 202—proots of its
instances of gratitude in that people, 77, oppressive nature, and injury to litera-
78—remarks on their general character, ture, 202~204-exposition of Mr. Chris-
79_description of a Chinese elegante, tian's tirade upon the rights and privi-

ib.and of their mode of drying tea, 87. leges of Universities, 205—and of his
Christian (Edward), Vindication of the false statements respecting the hooksel-

Claims of the Universities to a copy of lers, ib.the rapacity of the Universi-
every new publication, 196--his reason ties exposed, 206, 207-speciinen of the
ing, in behalf of the claims of the Uni oppressive manner in which certain pub-
versity of Cambridge exposed, 200, 201, lic libraries have enforced their claim,
205_and also his false statements re 208-particularly in the case of Messrs.
specting the booksellers, ib.

Longman and Co. ib.~and Mr. Murray,
Christophe, king of Hayti, character of, 209-modifications of the existing Copy-

452, 453–state of his dominions, 452– right Act, proposed by the Committee of
456. 458, 459.

the House of Commons, 210-opinion of
Church-of-England, specinien of Mr. Ben Lord Mansfield on the law of copyright,
thanı's abuse of, 172-176.

211, note—and of Lord Camden, 211-
Churches, burying in, when introduced, strictures thereon, 212.

378, 379- preference in some places, for Cow-tree of South America, described,
lying under cover of the cburch, 379, 330..

Crocodiles of South America, ravages of,
Churchyards of the Metropolis, remarks on, described, 339, 340. 342.

380—-neglect in the reign of Charles II., Cuvier (M.), Observations of, on fossil re-
in providing a general repository for Lon- mailis 45—47.
don, 381-notice of the churchyards in

. D.
Switzerland, 395-beautiful poem writ- Dead, variously disposed of, in different
ten in a churchyard, 397:

countries, 361-cremation or burning,
Classical Literature, fragments and remi- 361, 362—-mode of preserving the dead

niscences of, part of the material of the in Congo, 363—are exposed by the

Italian Romance poetry, 512-514. I Parsees, ib.-- Jewish fancies concerning
Clouds (the) of Aristophanes, object of,| the dead, 364, 365_burial refused to

301, 302—its failure, 303_observations deceased protestants in France and Italy,
on it, 304, 305-translation of his para-l 366—similar instance of bigotry in Eng-
basis for a second play on the same sube land, 367. .
ject, 306-309-proofs that Aristophanes Deluge, tradition of, in South America, 346.
did not write the Clouds to expose So- Domingo (St.), state of at the commence-
crates, but the principles and practices of ment fo the French Revolution, 433, 434

the sophists of that day, 311-316. I -its effects there, 434oppression of
Cobbett (William), Remarks on the con the free people of colour by the whites,

duct of, 135—and on his abuse of Mr. 437—-unsuccessful attempt in behalf of the
Fearon, 136, 137--notices of some of mulattoes, by Vincent Ogé, 455-he is
the creditors, whom he defrauded, 136| put to death, ib.-general insurrection of

the negroes, 436-barbarities perpetrated
Comedy (Greek), different kinds of, 274 by the whites, 437—sanguinary and de-

state of the New Comedy, at the time of structive war between them and the peo-

Aristophanes, 275. See Aristophanes. ple of colour and negroes, 438_arbitrary
Constitution of the United States of Ame conduct of the French commissioners sent
rica, sketch of, 2, 3.

to regulate the colony, 439--part of the
Copyright Act, inquiry into, 196—account island occupied by the British, 439, 440

of the licensing of books, previously to -character of Toussaint L'Ouverture,
the reign of Queen Anne, 196, 197—-|| 440_his rise to power, 441-anecdote
abstract of the Copyright Act passed in of his integrity, 442, 445— his excellent


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