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Mountainous districts, their general fea-, state of the United Kingdom, 417,
tures, nearly similar, 249, et seq.
Mountain scenery, Chateaubriand's remarks Papal system, its varied aspect as exhibited
on it, 47
in past circumstances, and in present lo-
Mountain scenery, its influence oħ the cality, and as represented by modern en-
mind and feeling, 250, el seg.
lighiened adoocates, 317, 318; its just
Mgiruvari, a mountain of Caucasus, de. features exhibited in Spain, Portugal,
scription of, 340
&c. not in the descriptions of Butler
Murat, remarks on his character, by Miss and Eustace, ib.
Papists, their zeal in propagating their
Music, at Morocco, its nature, 527
religious opinions, 226
Music, native, of mountainous countries Parish relief, its evil operation under
wild, abrupt, and mournful, 80; great certain circumstances, 612
resemblance between Sardinian and Scot- Parisina, a poem, by Lord Byron, 273,
tisk music, ib.
et seq.; objections to the tale, ib.; its
effect painful, 274 ; Lord B.'s poems'
Narrative of events in France, from the merely sketches of characters, ib.
landing of Bonaparte till the restora- Paris revisited, see Scott (John)
tion of Louis XVIII. 65, et seq.
Parkes's chemical essays, 255, et seq.;
Nelson's, Lord, letters, were not publish- manufacturers should be conversant
ed by Lady Hamilton, 289
with scientific principles, ib.; the arts
New Covenant, translated into Hebrew, precede the sciences in the progress
for the Jews, 343, et seg.; work in. of mankind towards refinement, &c.
cludes Matthew only, 343; Jona's ib.; Lord Bacon's proof that the dis-
translation of the New Testament, 344; covery of gunpowder was accidental,
plan and execution of the work, ib.; 256; nature of these essays, ib.; sub-
emendatory hints to the translators, jects of the essays, ib. et seq.; his ad-
345, et seq.
vice to a medical student considered,
Ney, Marshal, Miss Williams's remarks 258; his description of making cast
on his character, 68 ; executed at steel obscure, 266; his remarks on
temperature contradictory, ib.; his
Njegara, Chateaubriand's dangerous adven- account of combustion unphilosophicul, ib.,
ture there, 48
his statement in regard to the biltern of
Nismes, crueltice perpetrated there, confined the Cheshire, &c. works, erroneous, 261 ;
to the protestants, 394
barytes, used by the French manu,
Nonconformist church, the first in England, facturers of porcelain, 263; Drs.
some account of, 401
Ward and Roebuck's modes of form-
Norris (the lunatic) his case stated, 297, ing sulphuric acid, 264 ; a particular
process in Lancashire described, 265; on
Notes, to illustrate the text of books, a citric acid, 266 ; its process and pro-
modern contrivance, 13; objections duce, ib. ; attempt to make it in
against the notes to Gibbon's Decline Sicily, 267; on fixed alkalies, ib.;
and Fall, 14
general remarks, 268.
Notes, intended as materials ia regard Parsey's deserted village restored, a
to the affairs of the French Protes- poem, 398, 399; extract, ib.
tants of the Department du Gard, 209
Paul's letters to his kinsfolk, 346, et seq.;
causes of the discontent that suc-
Ode, a second, to Buonaparte, 75, 76; ceeded to the first return of the Bour.
its character wbolly imitative, ib.; bons, 347 ; negligence of the police
rendered Buonaparte's journey to
Opoleyta, a tale of Ind, 158, et seq.; ex- Paris safe and easy, 348; his effec-
tive preparations for the invasion of
Oregan, a river of the West, 130
Belgium, rb.; affair of Quntre Bras,
Orr, a anited Irishman, remarks on his ib.; danger of Blucher, 349 ; retreat of
case, and on his defence by Mr. Cura Wellington upon Waterloo, ib.; alarm at
Brussels, 350; instances of English and
Osages, American Indians described, of French bracery, ib. ; noble sentiments
110, 111; their own tradition of their of Wellington, 351; perseverance of the
British troops, 351; real nature of
Napoleon's errors at Waterloo, 352 ;
Pamphlets on the present distressed author's opinions that the late poli-
tical trouble of Europe originated in
the partition of Poland, ib.; reflec-
hons on the miscbiefs that would
bave arisen from the burning of Paris,
553; objectionabie levity of the au-
toor in speaking of the papal heresy,
554 ; his opinion of the present state
of the Romish church, incorrect, ib.;
great attention paid to the religious
education of the lower classes in the
kingdom of Wirtemburg, 350 ; illo
judged remarks on the restoration of
the Gallic church, exposed, ib.; his
reflections on the stale of the Protestants
in France, 356, 357
Peculiarities of an author, are generally
among his faults, 37
Peony-a-week Purgatorian Society, 326;
Carlyle's remarks on it, ib.
Penrose's, Llewellyn, journal, 395, et
seq; nature of the work, ib.; evidence
of its authenticity unsatisfactory, 396;
some eccount of the author, ib.; testi-
mony of Mr., pow Sir B. West, 397;
Mr. Taylor's account of the journal, ib.;
its character, 398
Peshawer, residence of the Afghaun courl,
468; description of the surrounding
Philosophical transactions for 1814,357,
et seq.; synoptic scale of chemical
equivalents, 357, 8; analysis of a
new species of copper ore, 349; Ba-
I kerian lecture, ou some new electro-
chemical phenomena, ib.; new expe-
riments on the fuoric compounds,
360, et seq.; experiments and observa-
tions on a new substance which be-
comes a violet.coloured gas by heat,
362, et seq.; account of a family hav-
ing hands and feet with supernumerary
fingers and toes, 504; experiments
and observations on the influence of
the nerves of the eighth pair, on the
secretions of the stoinach, 505; on a
fossil human skeleton from Guada..
loupe, ib. ; observations on the func-
tions of the brain, 506; further ex-
periments and observations on iodine,
507, et seq.; observations respecting
the natural production of saltpetre on
walls of subterraneous and other
buildings, 511; on the nalure of the
salts terined Prussiates, and on acids
formed by the union of certain bodies
with the elements of the Prussic acid,
ib.; some experiments on the com-
bustion of the diamond and orber car-
bonaceous substances, 513; some ac-
count of the fossil remains of an ani.
mal more nearly allied to fishes than
any other classes of animals, 514;
an easier mode of procuring potassium
than that which is now adopted, ib.;
on the influence of the nerves upon
the action of the arteries, 515; on the
means of producing a double distilla-
tion by the same heat, ib.; an account
of some experiments on animal heat,
Poems, by Lord Byron, 595
Poland, partition of, occasioned in a
great degree the troubles of Europe,
Policy of an infidel despot more bene.
ficial to society than the principles of
popery, see extract, 71, et seq.
Political establishment for the conver-
sion of sinners, absurdity of it, 550, 1
Poor's rates, era of the act of their esta-
Popery, diversified nature of its charac-
ter in various countries, 217; pam-
pblets on, 313; pomp of the Romish
church, &c. adverse to the simplicity
of the Christian institute, 514; its late
threatening situation, ib.; the feelings
and the practice of protestants, 03 this
occasion strangely at variance, S16;
present efforts of the Romish church
tv re-establish herself, ib. ; duty of
protesiants to counteract its efforts,
317; design of the pamphlets, ib.;
popal system, ils varied aspects, as er-
hibited by past circumstances and present
Locality, and as represented by modern,
enlightened advocates, 317, 8; Dr.
Smili's candid mode of treating his subject,
$18; reasons for considering the papal
system analterable, ib., its true fea.
tures exbibited in Spain and Portugal,
not in England, &c. ib.; Butler and
Eustace's professions of liberality, in
direct opposition to the spirit of the
Romish church, ib. ; they are un-
authorized advocates, 319; inquiry
into alleged prelensions to religious aw-
thority, ib. el seg.; reasons for rejecting
the aulhority of the pope and church of
hume, 321 ; supremacy of the pope
considered, 322; Romish infallibility,
doubt whether it attaches to the pope
or to the churcb, ib.; Carlyle's remarks
on Mr. Ryan's collective infallibility,
322, 3; his reasons for the Romisk
clergy's deriving their succession from the
priests, and not from the prophets, 323;
popery destroys the esseutial princi.
ples of personal religion,. &c. ib. e
seg.; fundamental principles of dissent,
the same as those that protest against
the church of Rome, 325; duty of dise
senters to state the reasons of their dissent,
ab.; reveries of Joanna Southcot in-
stauced by Mr. Ryan, as one of the
evils of protestantism, 326; reply of
of Mr. Carlyle, ib.; penny-a-week
purgatorian society, ib.; Mr. G.'s re-
⚫ marks on it, ib.; Claude's "defence
"of the reformation," 327; Payle's
high estimate of it, ib.
Population in old countries outgrows the
limits of subsistence, 608
Porrett on the nature of the salts termed
triple Prussiates, and on acids formed
by union of certain bodies with the
elements of the Prussic acid, 511
Poverty among the Highlanders described,
Poverty, the actual source of the pre-
sent distress of the nation, 425; its
causes, ib.; its extensive influence in
regard to marriage and promiscuous
intercourse, 605; counteracting ten-
dency of economical banks, 606
Praying-machines, curions account of, 332
Freaching Christ, Durant's sermon on
the best mode of, 174, et seq.
Presbyterian church, the first in Eng-
Prescience, a poem, 472, el seq; ex-
tracts, 474, et seq.
Preston's review of the present ruined
condition of the landed and agricul
tural interests, 417, et seq.
Priest's orders, process of ordination for,
among the Mongols, 336
Private hours of Nap. Bonaparte, writ-
ten by himself, 93, 4; the work fic-
Protestant colonies in Italy, formed by the
Protestant marriages in France, their legi-
timacy acknowledged by Louis XVI.
seq.; tendency of population to ex. protestant marriages acknowledgrd in
ceed the limits of subsistence, 600; France by Louis XVI. ib.; popery, its
charitable aid productive of consider various character, 217; no middle class
able evil, ib.; origin of savings' banks, knowu in France, ib.; the clergy,
601 ; various plans projected for im- species of nobility, ib.; governments
proving the surplus earnings of the not qualified to confer religiou on a
poor, ib.; principle of friendly soci-
vation, 218; the people themselves
eties, ib.; exertions of Mr. Rose, 602 ; the originators of the moral glory of
Mr. Bone establishes a tranquillity England, ib.; its attachment to wars,
bank, ib.; plan of it, ib.; Ruthweli one chief canse of misfortune to
economical bank, 603 ; similar insti. France, 219; Mr. Scott's caution to
tutions founded, ib.; pature and ad England; his judicious remarks or the
vantages of savings' banks, ib.; su- occasion and nalure of the late agitations
periority of economical banks over in Europe, 220; present duty of Eng.
deferred annuities, benefit ciubs, &c. Land, ib.; concluding reflections, 222 :
604, 5; remarks on the influence of a permanent peace, its probable in.
poverty in regard to marriage, and fluence on the social economy of the
promiscuous intercourse, ib.; tendency freoch nation, ib.
of economical banks to rectify the Scott, Walter, character of his poetry, 34
evil, 606; population in old countries, Scripture, Dr. Horsley, on the perspicuity
has outgrown the limits of subsist. and sufficienry of, 157,8
ence, 607; this effect not yet felt in Scripture help, designed to assist in
North America, ib.; its consequences reading the Bible profitably, 492 ;
on the state of society there, 608; contents, ib.
'America interior to England in intel- Sermons, by Bishop Horsley, 151, el seq.
lectual endowments, ib.; Mr. Rose's
for the use of families and vil-
pamphlet on banks for savings, 609; lages, by Thornhill Kidd, 369, et seq.
extracis, ib.; Duncan's essay on parish
on devotional subjects, by the
bauks, 610; Taylor's account of Lon- Rev. A. Bonar, minister of Cromond,
don savings' banks, ib.; Beaumont's 278, et seq.; address lo believers, 281, %;
essay on provident banks, 611; Da- the living temple, 282, 3.
vis's friendly advice to frugal persons, Serpent, a species that makes a b 'se
ib.; Bune's regulations of tranquillity like a turkey, 113
bank, ib; hints towards improving Servants, female, tracts relative to the
the system of economical banks, ib.; conduct, the improvement, and en-
evil operation of parish relief, under couragement of, 385, et seq.; pecu-
certain circumstances, 612; and of liarities attaching to the nature of
the Milbank penitentiary, 613.
their situation in society, ib.; their
Scott's inquiry into the effect of bap- great disadvantages, in regard to their
tism, &c. 429
moral condition, 386; their religious
Scottish and Saripušan music, their intimate disadvantages, ib. et seq.; their indu-
ence on society very considerable,
Scott's (John), Paris revisited, 209, et 387; extracts from the various tracts,
seq.; moral condition of Pra!ice, de.
plorable, 210); state of the catholic Sbarpe's report, with minutes of evin
clergy, 211; of the French protes. dence, &c. for the better regulation
taats, ib.; inquiry into the sources of of mad-biouses, 293
the greatness of the British nation, ib.; Sheffield's, Lord, aiiscellaneous works of
et seq.; coinnerce one great source Edward Gibbon, 1, et seq. See Gib.
of the moral elevation of the British bon.
empire, 213; its operation, ib. ; Siege of Corinth, a poem, 269, et seg.;
France never a commercial country, extracis, &c. ib.
214 ; importance of the middle class in Singuana, 464
England, ib.; the representative system, Simeon, Mr. bis opinion that the lan-
another source of our national prospe. guage of the ritual is too strong, 435
rity, ib.;c: devant French patriotism, its Simplon and the Valteline, two grand
nature, &c. 215; English contrasted, military routes, necessity of their
ib.; great importance of the freedom of being included within the neutrality
the press, in preserving true patriotism of the Geneva and Swiss limits, 99
in England, ib.; enlightened toleration Sismondi's considerations SRL Genève, 94,
never understood in France, 216; el seq.; probable evil that would result
from andexing Geneva to the Helvetic Squirrels, barking, in N. America, 113
league, ib.; importance of Genera, Staitan or Kite Indians, consequences of
considered as an enlightened protestant their extreme ferocity, ib.
state in the centre of the continent, 96; Steain-engine, improvement in the con-
as belonging murally, to this country, struction of, a natural consequence of
ib; author's apprebensions in regard Dr. Black's discovery of the theory
to the adoption of a liberal system of of beat, 256
instruction in France, 97; exlract, on Stone-henge, poetical description of the
the importance of Geneva to the protestant Druid's circle there, 474, 5
interest, ib. el seg.; protestant colonies Stone Mrs. and Norris's (the lanatics;
in Italy, formed by the Genevese, ib. ; cases as stated in evidence, by the Hon.
Discours sur la Philosophie de l'Histoire, H, G, Bennél, 297, 8
99; author's opinion that the state Slourton, Lord, his altar tomb in Salisbury
of mankind always has been, and is, calhedral, 457
progressive in knowledge, virtue, and Studies in bistory, by T. Morell, 170.
Sketch of Highland manners and cus. Style of Gibbon, contrasted with Hume's
toms, 243, el seq.
and Robertson's, 14, et seq.; art, its
Slave trade not abolished by Buonaparte prevalent feature, 13
from a sense of humanity, 71
Styles's temptations of a watering place,
Small pux, its ravages among the Ma- 591, el seq.; extracts, 592; the the.
has, American Indians, 112; cruel ef- atres less pernicious to the morals than
fects of their despair, ib.
trinkel-shops, &c. at a walering-pluce,
Smedley's Jonah, a poem, 291, et seq.; 592,3
extract on the history of Jonah, ib.; Sulphuric acid, Dr. Ward's patent for a
death and resurrection of our Saviour, mode of obtaining it by combustion,
264; Dr. Ruebuck's improved mode,
Smedley's Prescience, a poem, 472, et ib.; mode practised in Lancashire, 265
seq.; Lord Bacon on divination, 472, 3; Surry chapel, great liberality of the
Druids' circle at Stone-henge, 474, 5; congregation worshipping there, 496
witch described, b.; lovers prescience of
an unknown mistress, 477.
Tangiers, administration of justice there by
Smith's, Dr. J.P. reasons of the pro- the Kaïd, 525; by the Cadi, 526
testant religion, 313, et seq.; varied Tassoni, Walker's memoirs of, 497 ;
aspects of the papal system, as exhibited sketch of his life and works, &c. ib.
by past circumstanc's and present locality, el
and as represented by mi dern enlightened Taylor, Mr. Dan. bis controversy with
advocales, 319, 20;
pupery is de
Mr. Andrew Fuller on the nature of
structive of the essential priuciples of faith, 484, et seq.
personal religion,' 323, el seq.; denial Taylor's, Mrs. present of a mistress to
of the right of private judgement in reli- a young servant, 385 ; anecdote as a
gious mattırs, 324, 5; fundamental specimen of the work, ib. et seq.; sub-
principles of dissent, the same as those of jects treated of in the volume, ib.
the protest against the church of Rome, Taylor's summary account of the Lon.
don savings' bank, 599, 610
Snelgar's Christian triumph, a sermon Tea, great consumption of, at Morocco,
on the death of Mr. Wraith, 593 ; 526; supplied by the English from
short sketch of Mr. Wraith's life, ib.; Gibraltar, ib.
Technical terms in divinily, on the use of,
Solimaun, mountains, a triple chain, 557 555
Speeches of the Right Hon. J. P. Cur- Temperature, Mr. Parkes's remarks oui,
ran, 162, et seq.
Spence's entomology. See entomology. Temples of Jerusalem and Mecca, nol to be
Spiders, eaten by Lalandle and others, visited by Christians, &c. 534 ; mosques
mode of spinning their webs, de- not forbidden, ib.
scribed, 583, 4
Tenant on an easier mode of procuring
Spire of Salisbury cathedral, Britton's te- potassiun, tban that which is now
marks on it, 456
adopted, 514 ; on the means of
Spirit of prayer, by N. Vincent, 94
producing a double distillation by the
Spirituous liquors rejected by the Rickaras, same heat, 515
an American Indian tribe, 116
Thomson's analysis of a new species of
copper ore, 359