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Borebollet, M. on the augmentation of Caille, horned, exper. relative to e difende
weight which sulphur, phosphorus, and among them, in Italy, 378.
arsenic receive, when they are changed Cavern, remarkable subterraneous one, un.
into acids, 498. On the fpontaneous der the city of Paris, 414.
decomposition of certain vegetable acids, Cbais, M. Cbaries, his excellent character,
ib. On the caufticity of alcalies, and - 565.
of lire, ib.

Cbouffier, M. on the methods of destroying
Brryl, observations on that ftone, 497 the chrysalis of Glk-worms, 507. On
Bew, Mr, his observ, on blindnels, 252. a cataract, accompanied with a diffolu-
Billing fey, Mr. his methods of culuvat. tion of the vitreous humour, 508.
ing the potatoe, 124.

Cicero, observ, on bis Tutculan questions,
Blancbard's iwo acrial voyages, 269. See

Citý genias poetically described, 312.
Begle, Mr, recommends the practice of Cleanliness recommended in a fermoa
Transplanting wheat, 172.

preached on that virtue, 239.
Bones, remarkable petrified ones, dug up Cloacina, Goddess, the mephitic vapours

at Chathan, 458. Of elephants, found arihing from her temples, philosophie
in various parts of Europe, 459, 462. cally and usefully investigated, 525.
Account of a large bone found in the Close, Rev. Mr. his method of promoting
earth at Paris, 495.

the growth of potatoes, 115. His ei-
Borelli, Mr. his mem. on certain para- periments on the culture of locerne,
doxes in eloquence, 488.

171. On planting wheat, in rows, ale
Borany Bay, an improper place for a thief. ternately with potatoes, 417.

colony, 475. The inand of Tristan da Colonies, and settlements of European nie
Cunba recommended for that purpose, tions in other parts of the world, eni

quiry into the earliest accounts of, 528.
Brilons, ancient, remarks on their landed Historical deduction of, 5:9.

and commercial policy, 28. Of the Conceprion, or ides, explained, 332.
same under the government of the Ro. Cook, Capt, narrative of his death, by the
mans, 29. Under the Anglo-Saxons, Surgeon of Tbe Discovery, 96.
30. Under the Normans, 36. IA Copper Vessels, &c. exper. on the danger
later times, 38.

of using them in pharmaceutical and
Brogny, cardinal, his low origin, 360. chemical preparations, 270.
Brumgy's Grock theatre, improved edit. Corn, in what manner hurtfully affected
of, 515. ..

by different plants growing among it,
Buck wbear, its ules in husbandry, 172. 536.
Burns, a Scottish ploughman, his poetical Cornelse, M. on the adion of borphoric

talents, 440. Specimens of his compo acid upon oile, &c. 497.
fitions, ib.

Corbenius, M. his inquiry into the nature
Bull, Mr. John, his exper, on rowing and qualities of the red quinquina, 483.
turnips with beans, 370.

Corte, F. his meteorological observations,
Buph-vecb, a plant not sufficiently noticed 533.
by Farmers, 171.

Coster's Saturday-night, a Scottish poem,

Adwalader, the Welsh prince, his fu. Cowo, obf,rel, to the nat. hift, of, 410.
perstitious weakneis, a.

Crimes, and punishments, obr. rel. to, 413.
Calvin, his character, 561.

Cromweli, Oliver, genealogical view of the
Carcers, cured by ezting lizardi, in New family of, 26.
Spain, 534.

Curl, a disease among potatoes, obferv, on,
Canterbury, account of the three archiepis. 127.

copal bospitals at or near that city, 23. Currie, Dr. his memoirs of Dr. Bell, 414.
Carrere, M. his acc. of a man who had a

periodical bli ody Aux, from his little D Aubenton, M. his obf, on a large bone
finger, 533. Of the method of curing found in the earth at Paris, 494.
cancers in New Spain, 534. Oo a pre On the causes of berborizations delineat-
servative against contagious diseases, ed on certain ftones, 495. On purga.

tive remedies for sheep, 539. .
Carrier, by sea and by land, how far an. Deflusions of the breast, contagious, 505.

swerable for the loss of goods, 381. De la Lande, M, on the duration of the
Carrots, the culture of not yet fully under. folar year, 503.
itood, 128.

Denina, Abbé, on the causes of the diver.
Caise, beep, &c. remarks on the different sity of languages, 489. On the origia
kinds and breeds of, 130.

of the Gaman, 491,


Doucet, Dr. his method of curing a ter. Fiximillner, M, his acc. of the planet ree
Able puerperal fever, 532.

discovered by Herschel, 481.*
Dover, remarks on its antiquity, 272. Fluxions, firft invented by Newton, 328,
Durande, M. his method of propagating Formey, M. his philof. 'congderations on

foreigo trees, 506. On the cure of a the Tusculan queftions of Cicero, 486.
cholic, complicated with sciatica, ib. Forbergill, Dr. Antony, recommends the

application of chemistry to agriculture,
FArb, thoughts on its original forma 174. His obf, on longevity, 253.

tion and component parts, 13. Pro- Fougeroux, M. on the mepbiticism of
cess of the separation of land and wa privies, 494.
ter, &c. 14. 'Generation of fire, 15. Franklin, Dr. B. bis letter on the different
Universal Deluge, 16. Marine animals, quantities of rain that fall at different
17. Seasons of the year, 18. Strata, 19. he.ghis, on the same spot of ground, 414.
Volcanos, Giant's caufcway, &c. 21, 22. Free Majonry, curious seimon in praise of,
Antiquity of, inferred from petrifactions - 476.
of animal substances, 458.

Furnaces, portable. See More.
Last India Company, their shipping invece
tigated, 308.

GAberlunzie-man, an ancient Scottila
Educarion, observations an, 254.

poem, account of, 287.
Edward III. bis tyrannical behaviour ta Galen, the prince of anatomists, 324.
the Welsh princes, 5.

Geneva, learned men produced there, 563,
Edwards, Dri his illustrations of Xeng s65.

phon's Socrates, 291. Farther account Gentil, M. le, on the origin of the zodiac,
of, 427.

- 503.
Eggp., Tome account of, 298. Pyramids, Gerbard, M. his account of the properties

299. Climate, 3c0. The plague neper of a new kind of Alexible stone, 484.
originates there, it,

Giani's Causeway composed of bafaltes, 280.
Elastic stone. See Gerbard,

Foffils found in, 281.
Elérical machines, made of taffeta, with, Girod, Dr, on abuses in the practice of
out glass, 521.

inoculation, 538,
Electriciry, obr. on the diffcrent methods Goderi, M. on the origin of the bodies of

of administering it medicinally, 540. ice that are carried down great rivers, in
Ellis, Mr, the naturalist, account of his hard froits, sos.

ftudies, 211. His natural history of Gold, said to be really diffoluble in the
curious zoophytes, ib.

nitrous acid, 508.
Eloquence confidered, 483. Paradoxes in, Grange, M, de la, mathematical papers by,

in the Berlin Memoirs, 485
Escauflic painting, with wax, method of Greece indebted to the Hetrurians for her
operating in, 540.

fill in the fine arts, 569.
Epidemic diseases, curious mem, rel. to, by Greeks, ancient, account of them, in private

Dr. Raimond, 536. M. Carrere's acc, lite, 491

of a preservative against, 538. Green, method of preparing a new kind of
Eserniry of future punilh nents, the doc. that colour, 351.
trine of, objected to, 367.

Greenland, observ, on the health of persons
Eiber, vitriolic-ind nitrous--effcets of, who have wintered there, 252.
in the animal economy, 540.

Grenville, Mr, his description of an appa.
Etbics, an important point in, discussed, ratus for enabling blind persons to perę

form arithmetical operations, 421.

Gryf;dib ap Cynan, the Welt prince, hio
F Alconer, Dr. his rem, on the knowledge character, 3.

of the ancients, 256, Inquiry into
the influence of the scenery of a country HAI, Mr. his attempt to hew that a
on the manners of its inhabitants, 4.1. 4 rafte for the beauties of nature, &c.
On the ftyle and taste of gardening has no influence favourable to morals,

among the ancienis, 412.
Fever, puerperal, acc. of a remarkable one Hafé, M. his Inquiry into the nature and

which raged in France, 5;2. Succeff. effeds of the mephitic vapour arifing
Sul method of treating it, ib. Miliary, from necefTary.houses, 525.

enquiry into the existence of, essential in Harriot, Mr. his method of inclosing
· its principle, and with what cbaracterif Ruthley island, described, 419.
tics, 537.

Hazard, Mr. his fuccessful meibod of cule
Fire, elementary nature of, 463. Its af. rivaling potato's, 125.
finity with pure air, $18.

Hear, remarks on the compofition of, 352,



Philos. exper. relative to, 483.. On' Kirshaw, Mr. his paper on the compar.
augmenting the a&tion of fire and heat, ** merit of the ancients and moderns,
in chemical operations, 499. Esperi. with respe&t to the imitative arts, 254.
ments on the elasticity and distribution
of heat, 543.

L Anguages, inquiry concerning tbe di.
Hebrides, general view of the forlorn fitua. verfty of, 491."

tion of their inhabitants, 259. Reme. Landen, Mr. his paper on the rotatory
dies for, fuggefted, 265.

motion of bodies, 213.
Henderson, the actor, anecdotes of his life, Lavoisier, M. on the nature of elastic
&c. 356.

acriform Auids, 494. On a method of
Henry, Mr. his obf, on literature and phi confiderably augmenting the 'action of
Josophy, 343.

fire and heat, in chemical operations,
Herbaldown, hospital, some account of, 23. 499. On the effects produced on pre-
Herodotus, his character, as drawn by Dr. cious stones, by a violent degree of heat,
Gillies, 7.

500. On the combination of nitrous
Herschel, Mr. his planet (lo called) ob. with respirable air, 501. On ober

served by former astronomers, 481. chemical subjects, 502. On the effects
Hetrurians, ancient, the masters of the of vitriolic ether, and nitrous ether, in

Greeks, with respect to the fine arts, the animal economy, 547.

Le Clerc, John, his great character, as a
Hipparcbus, the first astronomer who pre. critic, 504.

cilely determined the duration of the Life, animal, physiologically and philoso.
tropical year, 503,

phically inveftigared, 509.
Hippocrates The first author who treated Linnæus, his differtation on the Sexes of
anatomy scientifically, 324.

plants, gains the prize offered by the
Hippopoiamus, supposed remains of (patris Imperial Academy of Petersburgh, 267.

fied), dug up, near Chatham, 458. Literature, &c. advantages of, 342.
History, universal, the Audy of, how ren. Lizards, American, used for the cure of
dered easy and agreeable, sir.

cancers, &c. 534.
Horfes, for ibe road, rem. on the most usee Llewelyn ap Gryffydıb, a Welth prince, his

ful breed of, 130. Crolling the breed humiliating Tubmission to Edw. III, 4.
recommended, ib.

Lobelia Sypbilitica, its efficacy in the cure
the nature of the saliva of, chemi- of the venereal disease, &c. 535.
cally investigated, 534.

Locke, Mr. his acc. of the origin of our
Howard, Mr. encomium on the scheme ideas controverted, 335. His hypothefis
for erecting a fatue in honour of him, concerning judgment, 336.

Long, Dr. history of bis publication on
Hunter, Dr. W. bis fruitless application to astronomy, which was near go years in

government, for a piece of ground, for the press, 273. Review of its contents,
the foundation of an anatomical school, 274.

Longevity, obs. on, 253.
Hunting, and shooting, apology for, 349. Love, ancient and modern, poetically con-

trafted, 43.
Ames V. of Scotland, his poetry, 287. Lucerne, exper, on the culture of, 171.
Ideas of the human mind, different Lues Venerea cured by a plant growing in
theories of, 244.

Canada, 535.
Jeffries, Dr. his narrative of what pafled

in two balloon voyages, in company M Aclaine, Dr. difference between him
with Blanchard, 269.

VT and M. Vanden Bescb, relative to the
Infinite, in mathematics, wha', 328. . subject of one of the Teylerian Prize.
Fobnloa, Dr. Samuel, remarks on his cha. differtations, 399.

racter, and on bis writings, 455. Mad-dog, remarks on the several methods
Jobaflone, Dr. his account of the life of of cure for the bite of, 77.
Dr. Gregory, 256.

Mar, the intellectual powers of, general
Jordan, Mrs. compared with Mrs. Siddons, divisions of, 196. Investigations of,

199, 241.
Ireland, some interefting periods of the Mango-tree, by whom brought into the

hitory of, reviewed, 39. Present po. WeAt Indies, 427. Thrives well in la-
pulation of, eftimated, 145.

maica, 427.
Jand, curious method of inclofing a small Marl, M. on the contagious quality of e

one, to refilt the violence of the sea, some kinds of Auxions on the breaft, -

Sos. On the grşat mig in the summer
Judgment, metaphysically considered, 335. of 1783. 507.


Matter, and space, philor, notions concern. Percival, Dr. his observations on the dif,

ing, 249-250. Animal matter, origin ferent quantities of rain that fili, from
and nature of, 510.

different heights, over the same fpot of
Maudaye, M. on medicinal electricity, ground, 411.

Period, lunar, of 19 years. See Çorte. See
Mepbiricism of privies. See Fougeroux. Meteorology.
See Lavoisier, See Hallé.

Perrifactions, of animal subftances, obser..
Mercalf,' John, a blind man, employed as vations on the vast space of time requis
a surveyor of highways, 253. His ex.

fite to their becoming totally changed in
traordinary fagacity, ib.

their texture, 498.
Meteorological obi,rel, to the lunar period Picco, M. on the deadly effects of the

of 19 years, 533. To two Chaldean Agaricus conicus, 5356
periods, 552. .

Place, M. de la, bis theory of the attraco
Meusnier, M. his improvement on the bay. tion of spheroids, &c. 502,

draulic bellows of Lavoifier, soo. Plague, useful bint relative to, 527.
Mind, of man, the operations and facul Pectry confidered, as diftinguished from

ties of, 199. Subject continued, 241. prose, 343.
On the pleasure which it receives from

Polier, Mr. his essay on the pleasure which
contemplating scenes of distress, 347.

the mind receives from the exercise of
Of the power of mind over bodily senla. its faculties, 345. Tribute to the me.
tion, 415.

mory of the autbor, 346.
Mift, experimental acc. of the remarkable Polype, a fingular one described, 121.

one that happened in June and July Pope's Temple of Fame, iranslated inco Latin
1783, 507.

by Mr. Murphy, 374. Specimen of,
Mornier, M. le, on opposite currents of ib.

air, by which aeroftatic machines are Poratoes, experiments relative to the cul-
affc&ed, 902.

ture of, 124. Method of curing a par-
Morals, first principles of, 337.

ticular discale to which that vegetable is
More, Mr. his improvement of portable liable, 127.
furnaces, 421.

Prall, Mr. characterized as a poet, 289.
Murpby, Mri translates Vida's Game of Prevos, M, his comparison of the econo-

Chels, into English, 372. And Pope's my of ancient and modern ftatcs, 487.
Temple of Fame into Latin, 374. His
tragedy of The Rival Sifters (never acted) R Aikes, Mr. (of Glocester) the original
'account of, 375. His works collected, inftitutor of Sunday schools, 52.

Ram, philosophical observations relative
Mushroom, instances of the deadly effects to, 412.
of a species of, 535.

Reasoning, that faculty philosophically con-
how cured, ib.

licered, 338.
Music, crilical observ. on several points Rees, Dr. his improvements in the Cyclo.

relative to the art of 105-112. The pedia of Mr. Chambers, 323–331.
subject sefumed, 174.

be subje&t continued, 401. Criticilia

on a particular passage, 406.
NAture, Mr. O'Gallagher's notions of Regeneration, observations on that of ani.
the first principles of, 189.

mal substances, 253.
, th: secrets of, revealed, 573. Retirement, poetical address to, 290.
Negro llavery, controversy, 317,364. Rbodes, Miss, her curious methods of ma.
Noftock, account of that subAance, 506. naging filk worms, 422.
Nova Scoria, present state of, 282. Free. Rbubarb, its uses, exclusive of medicinal

dom, in respe&t to the government of purposes, 524.
strongly recommended, 285.

Robins, Mri obtains a prize medal, for

raising the greatest quantity of curnip-
Richalcum, account of, 255.

rooted cabbage, 418.
Ofian, translated from Macpherson's Romans, ancient, account of them in pri-
edition, into Italian, specimens of, 557 vate life, 491.

Rouleau, j. j. his strange character, 565.
P Ainring, encaustic. See Sfiori. Roy, General, his account of the mealure-

Perception, philosophical explication ment of a base on Hounslow Heath, 217.
of, 199. Organs of, 241. Different Ruh, Dr. his observations relative to
hypotheses concerning, 242. Reflexions fevers, 258.
on, 245. Objects of, 248. Some mif. Ruffia, the present Empress of, ker grand
takes that have prevailed on this subject, and extensive plans of empire and civil
pointed out, 249.

ization, 575.

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SATI, M. his obfervations on the Agua Tung fler, experiments relative to the core

Marina, 497. His analyfis of the ful fituent parts of that metal, 542.
phureous ore of bismuth, ib. On the Turner, Mr. his effay on crimes and po-
arsenical ore of antimony, ib. Ona nishments, 413.
new kind of iron ore, 498. On a new Turnip-rc.ed cabbage, best mode of celti.
kind of mercurial ore, ib.

vatung, 171. Iis excellence as food for
Sandford and Merton, good story from, 361. catile, 171, 418. Peculiar'y valuatio
Savary, M. extracts from bis observations for refifting the severity of winter, ib.
on Egypt, 798

Turnips, the proper culture of, 173.
Scbeele, M. on the conftituent parts of
Tungen, 543.

V Arden Bofib, M. his correspondence
Scurvy, excited by sea salt, 252.

with the Monthly Reviewers, 399.
Sensation, mental, philofophical explica. Vapours, an hypochondriac dilorder, is.

rion of, 200. The subject farther con. quiry into the cause of, 514. Mephis
sidered, 246.

ric, fee Halić. lo rarified ais, fee
Senses, philofophically investigated, 250. Wilke.
Senfibility, arimal, philosophically inventi. Vernisy, F. his account of the Noftccb,
gared, 509.

Skal mare, account of Reed's edit. of, 81, Vida's Game of Cbels, tranflated into Enz.
Fanher account of, 161.

lib by Ms. Murphy, 372. Specimen
Sbeep. See Daubenson.

of, 373.
Sbipping. See East Indies, " See Carrier. Underftanding, how influenced by the ima.
Silk-worms, great improvements in the gination, &c. 408.

management of, 423. On the methods Volcanos, remarkable vestigia of ancient
employed to deftroy the chryfalis of, eruptions of, in Italy, 377.

Velupiuary’s soliloquy, 206.
Skin, account of a remarkable alteration
in the colour of, from diseale, 533

W Aftaff, Mr. his experiments on cele
Swall.pox, abuses in the practice of inocu. tivating heathy, &c. foj's, 4:8.
lation, 538.

Wales, a good history of, 1. See allo Cad.
Soliloquy of a voluptuary, 206.

walader, Gryffidib, &c.
Spallanzani, his contioverty with Lin. Water, curious experiments on, to deter.
næus, 266.

mine whether it undergoes any decen.
Spheroias, theory of the attraction of, 502. position, in poffing through hot tubes,
Steam engine, as improved by Messrs.

Watt and Boulton, account of, 402. -; philosophical experiments relative
Stones, on wbich trees, plants, &c. appear 10, 482.

to be delineated, confidered, with a view Warjon, Dr. his acc. of orichalcum, 255.
to account for che causes of such berbo. Wate, Mr. his invention of the fteam cre
rizations, 496.

gine, 401,
Sunday schoois recommended, 51, 237, Widywood, Mr. his morlars recommended,

for the use of Coemifis, &c. 271.

Wigulin, M. his memoir concerning
T Aste considered and illustrated, 319. clear and obscure notions relatie to

Defined, 411. See also, Pelor, and history, 486. His account of Thuanus,

Telescope. See Wollaston.

Wiceai, the practice of planting and trans.
Tether, Abbé, his experiments relative to planting recommended from experie

The manner in which cora, &c. is al ments, 172.
fected by different plants which grow Wbre, Mr. his cbservations on a thigh.
amongft it, 5:6

bone, of uncommon lengib, 257.
Ibucydides, his characler, by Dr. Gil - , Mr, C. his paper on the regenera.

tion or anstal lubatances, 253. On the
Tonine, plan, of a period:cal scheme of nat. hift. of the cow, 410.

That kind, for ihe benefit of persons of , Mr. Tbomas, kis excursion through
al ages, 232.

a fubiereaneous cavern al Paris, 414.
Trees, for ember, account of a very great , Mr. of Nueringhamshire, obiains a

number planted by Mr. Whi:e, in Duro • prize-medal for planting the greatcit
• bam, 416. Foreign trees, method of number of timber- tees, 416.
multiplving. 506.

Wkremore, Ms. bis account of drilled crope
Trifan da Cumba, ifandifrecommended of Barley, &c. 415.
as a proper place to feuile convids upon, Wilke, M. his experiments on the elafticitya

&c, of beat, vaprur, &c. 523,



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