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88— traverses Palestine, ib. 89-arrives peer, 46—his observations on the Em-
at Cairo, 90-deterred from visiting Up- peror of Germany's conduct, 48-his dis-
per Egypt by dread of the English, 91, interestedness, and death, 67.
92—his abuse of Mr. Salt corrected, 93. Grafigny (Madame de), Vie privée de Vol-
Franklin (Dr.) reproof by, of the American taire et Madame du Châtelet, 154-bio-
convention, for their disregard of the grapbical notice of her, 155—account of
Deity,551, note-his sentiinents on build- her reception by them, 157—description
ing new churches, 566.
of her apartment, 159, 160—and of their
Free-thinking Christians' conference, insti- commmon pursuit, 160—her reflections
tuted, 574-questions proposed for dis- on the misery of Voltaire and Madame
cussions 574, 575—their tenets, 575—1 du Châtelet, 162—their cruel treatment
utterly subversive of Christianity, 575, of her, 163–165-ber death, 165.
576-blasphemous handbills, 576-acti- Grece (C. F.) Facts and Observations on
vity of their agents in circulating infidel Canada, &c. 373—character of his work,
tracts, 576, 577.
375—on the comparative advantages of
French defeated at the battle of Schellen- Canada and the United States of North
berg, 24, 25-of Blenheim, 28—of Ra- America for emigration, 376—advice to
milies, 40---of Oudenard, 53—of Ma- emigrants, 377—on the use of gypsum in
plaquet, 59, 60—why the French dislike agriculture, 378, 379.
England, 177---contrast between them Greece (Modern), account of, and of its in-
and the English, when speaking of their habitînts, 325—its physical geograplis,
respective countries, 180, 181-difference 326, 327—population, 327—mountains,
between the iutellectual endowments of ib.-plains, 328-climate, ib. 329—pro-
the two nations, 181—184—influence of ductions, 330-334-account of the Vlaki
history and political circumstances on or migratory shepherds, 334-commerce,
their respective characters, 184—186. 335-character of the Greeks of the
why the French find it difficult to form continent, 336_especially of Ali Pasha,
just ideas of that country, 187—190- ib. 337—the Albanians, 337—and the
strictures on the modern French glory, Mainiotes, 338, 339—notice of the dis-
trict of Maina, 339, 340—character of
Funeral ceremonies of the modern Greeks, the modern Athenians, 340, 341—
wretched state of the inferior Greek
Fusion.-See Gas Blow-pipe.
clergy, 342— character of the Archbishop
of Larissa, 343-account of the Calogers
Gas Blow-pipe, origin and progress of dis- of Salympria, 543, 344—and of the mo-
coveries with, in the art of fusion, 467, nastery of Mount Athos, 345, 346, 347
468—Dr. Clarke's mode of using it, 468 -attachments of the modern Greeks to
-470_analogy in its operations to the the superstitious ceremonies of their an-
nature of volcanoes, 470, 471.
cestors, 347—their nuptial ceremonies,
Geneva version of the Bible, notice of, 297. 348 — funeral rites, 349-- amusements,
Germany, estimable character of the inha- 350—the Romaika or circular dance,
bitants of, 435—why they are attached 350, 351--dances of the Albanians, 351
to secret societies, ib.--the real design of -attachment of the women to the bath,
such societies, 436_description of a Ger-- and its effects on their constitutions, 352
man inn, 438, 439—and of the scenery general character of the modern Greeks,
on the Rhine, 439—440—constitution 353, 354—their habitations and domestic
and proceedings of the secret tribunal, arrangements described, 354-356–
441, 442—forest of Odenwald, described, state of literature among them, 357
442, 443-observations on the German progress of education among them, 359.
courts, 443-especially Weimar and Greek language, causes of the preservation
Stuttgardt, ib.-want of discipline the of, for so many centuries, 137-141—
cause of the irregularities of the German alterations effected in it by the Macedo-
Universities, 446—the professors there, nians about the time of Alexander, 141
dependent on the students, 447, 448— wat what period most pure, 141, 142–
evils of the subdivision of property, 449 structure of the Greek of the Septuagint
causes of the stagnation of German com- version of the Old Testament, 142, 143
merce, 450— political state of Germany, instances of the declining purity of the
451–453—public journals there on the Greek language in the first ages of the
increase, 453—curious blunder in one, Christian church, 143—145— particu-
larly in the sixth century, 145—changes
Godolphin (Lord Treasurer), created a in the terminations of Romaic Greek
words, 146, 147—the affinity of the Hope, verses on, 169.
Romaic Greek to the Hellenic, why Horses, number of, kept by the principal
greater than the affinity of the Italian to coach-proprietors in and near London,
the Latin, 147—this affinity illustrated 99, 100.
by examples, 147—149—strictures on Howe (Michael), the Bush Ranger of Van
the pronunciation of certain Greek let- Diemen's land, account of, 81–83.
ters, 149–151—and on the accentual
mode of reading and speaking, 151—153
—the reason why there are no standard Ibn Batouta, an early Arab traveller, notice
works in the Romaic or modern Greek, of, 239-outline of his route, 239, 240.
Impropriations, notice of a society for pur-
Gypsum, importance of, as a manure, 378, chasing them, in the reign of Charles I.
Inns of Germany, described, 438, 439.
Hadji Hamet, route of, through the interior Infidel tracts, circulated with activity, 576,
of Africa, 231, 232.
Harley, intrigues of, against the Duke of Inland navigation of Canada, improvements
Marlborough, 49, 50—dismissed from the in, 585, 386.
Haydon (B. R.) on new churches, 549–
his proposal' for decorating them with Jacob (William), View of the Agriculture,
paintings, 587-observations on it, 588 &c. of Germany, 434—character of his
work, 435. See Germany.
Haygarth (W. Esq.) Greece, a poem, 325. James I., liberality of, in erecting churches
Hebrew literature, proofs of the cultivation in Scotland and Ireland, 561.
of, in the reigns of Elizabeth and James James II., noble conduct of Lord Churchill
to, 3—his reflection ou being forsaken by
Hellenic language, cultivation of, extending, his children, 9.
Jerome, vindicated from the charge of
Herodotus, veracity of, established, 96. having made his Latin translation of the
Highways, importance of, on canals, 97 — Old Testament from the Greek and not
testimonies to the bad state of the roads from the Hebrew, 292-294.
near London, 99, 100_improvements of Jerusalem, Fall of. See Crowne, Milman-
certain roads, 100, 101-curved roads (city of), poetically described, 204.
recommended, 102—too great a convexity Jews, situation of at the siege of Jerusalem,
the prevalent fault in forming roads, 103 198, 199.
- their materials ought to be broken Johnson (Charles, Esq.) testimony of to
small, ib. 104—suggestions for improving the bad state of the roads near London,
roads on unsound bottoms, 105—best 99.
mode of keeping roads in repair, 106— Josephus's History of the Jewish War, re-
partial paving recommended, 107—sug- mark on, 201.
gestions for improving highways, 108- Journals (public), of Germany, notice of,
first, the appointment of county or district 453.
surveyors, ib._secondly, the union of
several trusts within ten miles of London, Kotzebue, immoral tendency of the dramas
ib. 109—thirdly, the combining all the of, one cause of his assassination by
existing highway laws into one code, 109 Sand, 447—his assassination vindicated
-benefit of a general commutation for by Professor Krug, 445, 446.
statute labour, ib.—cause of the defec-
tive state of parish roads, and its remedy,
Larissa (Archbishop of), character of, 343.
Hill (Abigail), intrigues against her bene- Latin language, changes in, in the early
factors the Duke and Duchess of Marl- ages of the Christian æra, 145, 146.
borough, 49, 50.
Launceston, in Van Diemen's land, notice
Hobart Town, in Van Diemen's Island, ac- of, 76.
count of, 75, 76.
Life, verses on, 169, 170.
Hodgskin (T.) Travels in the North of Literature, state of, among the modern
Germany, 434~character of them, 436, Greeks, 357, 358.
Liturgy, importance of reading it imprese
Holland (Dr.) Travels in the Ionian Isles, sively, 558.
Lonsdale (Lord), munificent donation of,
1—its origin, 112_extent of its terri-
ory, 113- shakes off its allegiance to
the Turks, 113, 114—throws itself into
the protection of the French, 115—sure,
renders unconditionally to General Camp-
bell, 116—proofs that Parga was never
JO considered by the British governmeut.
00, otherwise thair as belonging to the Porte,
of the 117-119_-and that, previously to Parga,
being given up to Ali Pasha, by the Bri-
-general tish governnent, every, provision was.
jared with ipade
for the inliabitants, 121-consider-
3--225. ations on the probable situation of Bric,
tain, had she insisted on keeping pos.
jon' of, at the session of Parga, 122-124–bad cha-
racter of the Parganotes, 124–127
of Aristophanes, character of Ali Pasha, 128—narrative,
er of it, ib.-exami- of the proceedings for giving up Parga to
ution of particular the Porte, 129_131_estimate of the
sens, 491–504- this
property of the Parganotes, 131, 132,
est translation of Aris- liberality of the Lord Commissioner to
505. See Aristophanes. them, 133—and of the amount of com-
yage dans l’Interieur de pensation given to them, 134-false as-
.225—estimate of his ac- sertion of the Edinburgh Review de-
as a traveller, 242-objects : tected, 135, 136.
on, 242, 243—the information Parnell (Wm. Esq.), Letter to the Editor of
by hiin of little value, 243, 244. the Quarterly Review, 360-answer to
Orders, benefit of, to the church, his first complaint, that the editor is to-
tally ignorant of farming, ib. 361-his
je (Lady Mary Wortley), character mistakes in early Irish history corrected,
#14–416—singular, scheme of,' for 362—365 – Mr. Parnell guilty of great
cennial marriages, 415—was self-edu, inconsistency, 365, 366-the reviewer
ted, 416-account of her quarrel with vindicated from the charge of ignorance,
Ir, Pope, 417, 418.
366, 367-Mr. Parnell's ridiculous abuse
untague (Mr. Wortley), character of, of the potatoe, 368, 369—refuted by
facts, 369—his mistakes concerning the
Montesquieu, curious mistakes of relative government of the Irish, 370—3724
to England, 188, 189.
concluding remarks on Mr. Parnell, 372,
Monck (Sir Charles), false statements of 373.
concerning the Parganotes,'135. Pastry of the Athenians, notice of, 249.
Paterson (James),' A Practical Treatise oni
Public Roads, 96—character of it, 98-
Niger (river), information relative to the his illustration of the difference between
course of, 229-233-proofs of its iden- going over a hill, and round its' bottom,
tity with the Nile of Egypt, with a plan, 102—his mode of niending roads over
springy substrata, 103—and of draining
Nuptial cérémonies of the Modern Greeks, them, 106.
Paving recommended for roads near the
capital and great towns, 107.
Oudenard, battle of, 53-its brilliant re- Perfumes of the Greeks, account of, 263–
Oxygen Gas, notice of experiments with, in Pergamus, staté of learning at, 137, 138.
aid of fusion, 472.
Perth, a settlement in Upper Canada, no-
tice of, 382.
Painting, advantages of an annual grant for Pic-nic parties of the Athenians, notice of,
the encouragement of, 589—munificence 270.
of British sovereigns in encouraging and Pictures, proposal for decorating churches
promoting it, 590-especially of George with, 587, 588—remarks thereon, 588
III. 591 —and his present Majesty, ib. 592.
Parga, general misunderstanding prevalent Pittwater settlement in Van Diemen's Land,
concerning the cession of, to the Porte, notice of, 76.
VOL, XXIII, NO. XLVI.
for providing ministers for the Church of the elector, 26-gives up his country
England, 581, note.
to military execution, 27—defeats the
Louis XIV, opinion of, on the English French at the battle of Blenheim, 28—
councils, at the accession of Queen Anne, conduct of the Duke's political adver-
saries in consequence of it, 29, 30—its
important results, 30, 31-effects of his
fatigues on the Duke's health, 32-
M'Adam (J. L.), Tracts on the making of grateful and honourable reception of the
Roads, 96-character of them, 98—his Duke, on his return, 33–he embarks
qualifications for the task he has under- again for the continent, ib.-tardy pre-
taken, 100-his statements relative to the parations of the Emperor of Germany,
actual improvement of certain roads, 100, ib.-manæuvres of Marshal Villars, 34
101-testimony to the value of his me- - chagrin of the Duke, 35-account of
thod, 101, 102-recommends the mate- the campaign in Flanders, 36, 37-ho-
rials for the formation of roads to be nourable anecdote of Marlborough's
broken small, and why, 103, 104—and kindness, 38—movements of the French
that women and children should be em. under Villeroy, 39—they are defeated
ployed in breaking them, 104—his mode at the battle of Ramilies, 40—its bril-
of making a road over a boggy or swampy liant results, ib. 41-vexatious situation
soil, 105, 106.
of affairs to Marlborough, both abroad
Macedonians altered the Greek language in and at home, 42, 43—disinterested con-
the time of Alexander, 141.
duct of the Duke to the Queen, 44, 45
Maplaquet, battle of, 59, 60.
-brilliant reception of the Duke on his
Macquarrie (port), in Van Diemen's land, return, 45, 46-promotes the union be-
notice of, 77.
tween England and Scotland, 46-situa-
Maina (district of), brief notice of, 339— tion of affairs at home and abroad in
character of its inhabitants, 338, 339. 1707, 46, 47—treachery of Harley
Maitland (Sir Tbomas), liberality of, to the against him, 50—invasion of England by
Parganotes, 131, 132.
the Pretender, 51 - Marlborough forms
Margate, trip to, in a steam-boat, poetically the plan of a new campaign on the con-
described, 508, 509.
tinent, ib.---gains the battle of Oudenard,
Marlborough (Charles Churcliill, Duke of), 53— besieges and captures Lille, 54–56
anecdotes of bis early life, 2, 3—created --invests Ghent, 57--nobly resists a
peer, 3—his disinterested conduct to bribe from the French government, ib.-
James II. ib.-remarks on his behaviour defeats the French at the battle of Ma-
at the Revolution, 4—his fidelity to Wil- plaquet, 59, 60-and captures Mons, 61
liam III. and to the British constitution, --enters upon his last campaign, 63—his
5—corresponds with Janies II, 6-mag- noble treatment of Fenelon, 55-falsely
nanimous conduct of William III. to charged with peculation, 66-peace of
him, ib. 7--state of Europe at the acces- Utrecht concluded, and Marlborough dis-
sion of Queen Anne, 8, 9—schemes of graced, 67, 68—noble reception of hin
Louis XIV. frustrated by the Countess of abroad, 69—is recalled on the accession
Marlborough, 10—embarks for Holland, of George I. ib.-his death, ib.--brief
as generalissimo of the Allied British and review of his character, 71–73-excel.
Dutch force, 12-is impeded in his plans lent moral order of his camp, 72.
of action by the tardy counsels of the Marlborough (Sarah, Duchess of), adopts a
Dutch states, ib. 13—his partial suc- different line of politics from her husband,
cesses 'notwithstanding, 14-narrowly 11-her opinion on giving places, 12–
escapes being seized by the French, 15 dismissed from her office by Queen Anne,
-is created Duke of Marlborough, which 62, 63--her reply to proposals for a
dignity he accepts with reluctance, 16- second marriage, 70-generous conduct
again frustrated in his plans by the to a Chelsea pensioner, 71, 72–her cha-
crooked policy of the Dutch, 17-and by racter, 11, 12-hér noble sentiments on
the misconduct of their generals, 18-- the giving of places, 12—did not offer
resolves to resign his post, but is withheld Pope a thousand pounds to suppress the
by the intreaties of Queen Anne, 19, 20 character of Atossa, 423, 424.
proposes to carry the campaign into Marriages (septennial), curious proposal for,
Germany, 21-character of his army, 22, 415.
23—which he brings into excellent order, Matthews's Translation of the Bible, notice
23— defeats the Gallo-Bavarian arıny at of, 296.
Schellenberg, 24, 25-negociations with Messiah, song to, 209, 210.