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Art. XIII. SELECT LITERARY INFORMATION.
In the press, Memoirs and Remains Northumberland, containing accounts of the late Rev. Charles Buck: coilcted of the fatal explosions within the last and arranged from his papers: wiih a twenty years, and the weaos proposed brief Review of his various Publications. for their remesls. By John Styles, D. D.
Sir George Buck's History of Richard Mr. Coulton, of Devizes, is preparing the Third is printing from the original for publication, a new edition in I vol. MS. in the possession of the editor, with 12mo. of his “ Doctrine of the Bible,” an Appendix of notes and documents, under the patronage of her Royal High by Charles Yarnold, esq. in a quarto ness the Duchess of York.
voline. Prı paring for the press, in one Mr. Aston, antlior of the Manchester thick volume, 12mo. Theological and Guide, has in a state of forwardness, a Literary Essays Practical Sub Picture of Manchester, embellished witla jects in Divinity, and on interesting wood-cuts of the principal buildings. Subjects in Literature. By the Rev. G. Dr. Alex. Marcet, one of the phy. G. Scraggs, A. M. of Buckingham, sicians to Guy's Hospital, will soon
In the press, and speedily will be pub. publish an Essay on the Chemical Hislished, in imperial Quarto, engraved on tory and Medical Treatment of Uri. sixty double plates, 51, 5s. in boards, nary Calculi, with plates. The Elgin Marbles of the Temple of Dr. Jobu Reel, formerly physician to Minerva at Achens: selected from the the Finsbury Dispensary, has in the second and fourth volumes of Stuart and press, Essays on Nervous and Hypo. Revett's Antiquities of Athens. To chondriacal Diseases, and other subwhich will be prefixed the interesting jects. Report of the Select Committee to the Sir Cuthbert Sharp will soon publish, House of Commons respecting the Earl a History of Hartlepool, in the county of Elgin's Collection of Sculptured Mar of Durham. bles; also, an Historical Account of the Conversations on Political Economy, Temple.
by the author of Conversations on CheThe Life of the late William Hutton, mistry, are printing in a duodecimo voof Birmingham, including a history of lame. his family, and an account of the riots The Rev. John Hewlett has in the at Birmingham in 1791, is preparing for press, in five octavo volumes, Commenpublication under the auspices of his taries and Annotations on the Holy daughter.
Scriptures. Abbé J. A. Dubois, missionary in Biblical Criticism on the Books of the Mysore, has in the press, in a quarto Old Testament, and Translations of volume, a Description of the People of Sacred Songs, with Notes, by the late India, with particular reference to their Bp. Horsley, is preparing for publiezseparation into casts.
tion. Mr. James Dallaway will soon pub Mrs. West, author of Letters to a lish, in imperial octavo, Statuary and Young Man, &c. bas in the press, Sculpture among the Ancients ; with Scriptural Essays adapted to the Holisome account of specimens preserved days of the Cburch of England. in England; embellished with numerous A Historical Account, interspersed etchings.
with Biographical Anecdotes, of the Dr. W. R. Clanny has in the press, illustrious House of saxony, will soon a Treatise on the Mineral Waters of appear in a crown octavo volume, em. Gisland, in which is given an account bellished with portraits. of their chemical composition and me Mr. Benjamin Holdich has in the Jicinal qualities.
press, a History of Crowland Abbey, die The Rev. Dr. Trevor will soon pub gested from the materials of Mr. Gough, lish a volume of Sermous.
including an abstract of Mr. Essex's ObThe Rev. R. P. Beachcroft has in the servations on the Abbey. press two volumes of Sermons.
An edition of Stackhouse's History of The Poetical Works of the Rev. the Bible, corrected and improved by George Crabbe, in four volames, with Dr. George Pleig, one of the bishops of a portrait, will soon appear.
the Scotch Episcopal Chureb, is pre. Mr. Holmes has in the press, a Treaparing for publication, in three quarto zise ou the Coal Mines of Durban and volumes, and will appear in parts.
Mr. Berry, late of the College of for Classical Students. The work has Arms, and Author of a History of Guern received the sanction of many of the sey, has in the press, a Series of Tables, most eminent Scholars in the Kingdom, entitled “ The Genealogical Mytho to whom the MS. has been sublogy,” intended as a book of reference mitted.
Art. XIV. LIST OF WORKS RECENTLY PUBLISHED.
U ISTORY. Brief Memoirs of four Christian Hin. Lectures on the Philosophy of Modoos, lately receased. Published by dern History, delivered in the Univere the Serampore Missionaries.-12mo. sity of Dublin. By George Miller, 3. od. boaris,
D. D. late Fellow of Trinity College, A Supplement to Political Portraits Dublin, Vols. 1 and 2. 8vo. 24s. in this new era; with notes historical The Historical Account of the Battle and biographical. By Wm. Playfair, of Waterloo: comprehending a Cir8vo. 12, boards.
cumstantial Narrative of the whole Evangelical Biography By Erasmus events of the War of 1815. By Wm. Middleton, late Rector of Turvey, Mudford, Esq. accompanied by a series Beds. with 51 portraits. A new edition. of splendidly coloured engravings, plans, 21 As.
&c. from Drawings takin on the spot, Memoirs of the late Thomas Holcroft, by James Rouse, Esq. Part I. imperial written by himself, and continued to the 410. with six plates, 1!. 115. 6il. time of his death, froin bis diary, notes, The History of the Injustion, &c. and other papers. 3 vols. 12mo. Il. Is. with a particular description of its Se
ciet Prisons, Modes of Tuiture, &c. BOTANY.
abridged from the elaborate Work of A System of Physiological Botany. Professor Limborch. Introduced by Ry the Rev. P. Keith, P.L.S. Vicar of
a Historical Survey of the Christian Buthersden, &c. illustrated by nine
Church, and illustrated by Extiacts engravings 2 vols. 8vo. 11. 63.
froin various Writers, and Original EDUCATION.
Manuscripts; interesting Particulars of
Persons who have suffered the Terrors Geographical Exercises on the New
of that dark and sanguinary Tribunal; Testament; narrating the principal
and Political Reflections on its Revival occurrences recorded, and describing all the places mentioned in that Sacred
in Spain by the Decree of Ferdinand book: with maps, and a brief account
VII. with engravings. 8vo. 13s. of the religious sects : designed for the
MEDICINE AND CHIRURGERY. use of young ladies. By William But
A Treatise on the Medicinal Leech; ler, teacher of writing, geography, &c. including its Medicinal and Natural second edition.
History. By James Rawlins Joinson, A familiar History of Engiand, by M.D, P.L.S. 8vo. 83. boards. question and answer: with heads, fcp. The First Part of Rudiments of the Svo, 3s. 6d. boards.
Anatomy and Physiology of the Human A short introduction to Numeration,
Body. By T. J. Armiger, Surgeon designed for Children between four and
Extraordinary to H.R.H. the Duke of five Years of Age, preparatory to Con Kent, &c. 8vo. 4s. dorcet's Method of learning to calculate,
MINERALOGY. by a Mother, 1 s. 1. A system of Geography for the use of An Elementary Introduction to MineSchoals, on a new and perfectly easy ralogy. Designed for the use of the plan, in which the European Bounda student. By William Phillips, member ries are stated, as settled by the peace of the Geological Society. 1200. 8s. 60. of Paris, November 1815. By John A system of Mineralogy. By Robert Bigland, Author of Letters on Ancient Jameson, Regius Professor of Natural and Modern History, &c. &c. 18mo. History in the University of Edinburgh. 2s.6d. bound. Illustrated by six well The second edition, with numerous engraved Maps.
plates. 3 Vol. 8vo. 21, 12s, 6d. boards,
deduced from the Philosophy of the lan. Dibdin's Aines, Volume the Third ;
guage, and an Analysis of the Human containing engraved portraits of Dr.
mind. By W. H. Pybus. 8s. boards. Farmer, George Steevens, and Isaac
Italian Phraseology, a Companion to Reed, with numerous wood-cuts and the Grammar, comprising a selection typographical embellishments.31,135.6d.
of the most useful pbrases, with their boards.
various constructions explained on a The Antiquary. By the Author of
new plan, and a copious glossary. By Waverley. 3 vol. 245.
M. Santagaello, Author of the lialian A Letter to a friend of Robert Burns :
Grammar and Exercises, &c. 1 rol. occasioned by an intended Republication
12mno. 7s. of the Account of the life of Burns, by Dr, Currie ; and of the Sekction The Poet's Pilgrimage to Waterloo. made by him from his Letters. Ву
By Robert Southey Esq. P.L &c. illas. William Wordsworth. 8vo. Is. 6d. trated by 8 engravings. 12mo. 10s. 6d.
The Report from the Select Commit. Christabel, &c.--By S. T. Coleridge, tee of the House of Commons, on the Esq. Svo. 45. 6d. sewed. Earl of Elgin's Collection of Sculptured Margaret of Anjou, a Poem. By Miss Marbles. With a copious Index. 8vo. Holford, Author of Wallace. 410 21, 2s. 93. 6d. boards.
boards. Letter froin the Chevalier Auto Mador of the Moor, a Poem, By the nio Canova ; and Two Memoirs descrip Author of the Queen's Wake. 8vo. 13. tive of the Sculptured Marbles collected 6d. boards, by the Earl of Elgin. By the Chevalier Thanksgiving Ode, January 18, 1816, E. Q. Visconti. 8vo. 9s. 60, boards. with other short pieces, chiefly referring Translated from the French.
to recent public events,
By Williant Memoirs of Oliver Cromwell and his Wordsworth. 8vo. 2s. Children, supposed to be written by himself. 3 vols. 12mo. 18s. boards, The Russian Prisoner of War among
An Essay on the Existence of a Sitthe French By Moritz Von Kotzebue,
preme Creator, possessed of infinite Lieutenant of the General Staff of the
power, wisdom, and goodness. (To wbich Imperial Russian Army, Knight of the
Mr. Burnett's first pr:ze of 12001. was Order of St. Wladimir. Evited, with
adjudged at Aberdeen, on the 4th day the Addition of a Preface and Postscript,
of August 1315 ) By William Liturence by the Author's Father, A. Von Kotze
Brown, D.D. Principal of Marischalbue. Translated from the German, 8vo.
college and University of Aberdeen, &c.
2 vols. 8vo. 24s. 9s. boards. Letters to a Nobleman, proving a laic
Thesaurus Theologiens, or a complete Prime Minister to bave been Junius;
system of Divinity : summed up in brief and developing the secret Motives which
notes u, on select places of the Old and
New Testam nt. Wherein the sacred induced him to write under that and other signatures. With an Appendix,
text is reduced under proper heads, es
plained and illustrated with the opinions containing a celebrated Case, published
and anthorities of the ancient fathers, by Almon, in 1768. 8vo. 8. boards.
councis, &c. By William Beveridge, ORNITHOLOGY,
D.D. Bishop of St. Asa ph. A new ediThe Sixth and Seventh Volumes of tion, in two Volarnes 8vo. 11. 4s, boards. the Natural History of British Birds. Christian Churches, the hope and joy The Descriptions from the Systema of faithful Ministers, a Sermon delirered Naturæ of Linnæus: embellished with at Needham Market, before the hall. Figures drawn, engraved, and coloured yearly association of Suffolk Indepenfrom the original Specimens. By E. deat. Churches. By Isaac Slopes, Donovan, F. L. S. royal 8vo. 31. 12s. Beccles. 6d. boards,
The Sorrow of a bereaved Church, PHILOLOGY.
a sermon occasioned by the death of the An easy natural and rational mc Rev. G. Lauibert, of Hull. By the Rer, thod of teaching and acquiring the F. Parsons, Leels, together with the adFrench Language, on a plan entirely dress at the internient.
By the Rei. new, in which the anomalies and irre. J. Gilbert, Rotherham, and the last gularities of verbs are clearly demon charge of their dying pastor to the strated and reduced to rule. The whole. Church and Congregation. 8vo. 9.
fensive descriplion of, 248; its true
character, 250 Atlas Chain, its highest elevation, 530 Ambrose's Opo!eyta, 158, et
spg.; sketch of the tale, and extracts, 159,
America inferior to Europe in intellec.
tual endowments, 608 Athaliah, a sacred drama, translated
from the French, 88, el seq.; difference between the Greek and English drama, 88; nature of the Greek drama attributable to its origin, ib.; characters of the Greek dramatist prepared to his hand, 89; spectator always previously acquainted with them, ib.; difference in the conduct of the personages of the Greek and English drama, ib.; originality of the French tragedians reproached for their close imitation of the Greek dramatists, ib.; tragedies derived from the Greek mythology banished from the English stage, 90, 1; Athaliah the best production of the French stage, ib.; remarks on the style of the English translation, ib.; extract, 91
GENERAL INDE X.
VOL. V. NEW SERIES.
ABIJAH, erirect from Kidd's Sermon on
his piety, 370 Additional Strictures on Mr. Good's
Version of the Book of Job, 613 Afghaunistan, tradition of its being
peopled by the descendants of the
Jews, 559; extract, &c. ib. et seq. Afghauns, manners and character of,
558, see Elphinstone's Caubul. Agricultural Interest, distress of, 419,
Ali Bey's Travels in Morocco, &c. 521,
et seq.; the author really a Spaniard, 522 ; sketch of his journey, ib; remarks on the credit due to the author under the peculiar circumstances of the case, 524 ; his reflections on landing at Tangiers, 525; court of justice, ib.; tea-drinking excessive at Morocco, 526 ; ceremony of introducing a bride to her husbanii, 526; nature of their music, 527; wretched state of the Jews, 527; Ali a favourite at court, 529; description, population, &c. of Fez, ib.; a place assigned for the Mahommedan women at the public prayers, 529 ; 84perstitions of the people, ib.; Moorish schools, ib.; highest point of the Atlas range, 530, Morocco, its de. caying state, ib.; author sets off for Algiers, ib.; distressed stale of the party from the want of water, 531; its effects on the animal frame, 533 ; his opinion as to the interior state of Africa, ib.; temples of Jerusalem and Mecca may not be visited by Christians, &c.534; mosques not forbidden, 534; EI Kaaba, or the house of God, 555; cereinony of washing its loor, 536 ; procession to Mount Arafat, its motives, ib.; chief of the well of Zemzem, horrid nature of his occasionally re
quired functions, 537 Alprine Highland Scenery, a singularly of.
Bakewell's Letter to the chairman of
the select committee of the House of Commons, on the state of mad
houses, 293, 302 Banks for Savings, pamphlets on, 599,
Baptismal Regeneration, tracts on, 429,
et seq.; reasons of the nonconformity of the ejected clergy, ib.; baptismal regeneration a prominent reason, 430; now denied by a part of the clergy to be the doctrine of the church, ib.; nature of Messrs. Biddulph and Scott's objections to Dr. Mant's statements, ib.; baptismal regeneration as plained in the ministration of public
baptism, 431 ; in the catechism, 432; Messrs. Scott and Biddulph's opinion that the language is only a little too strongly figurative, ib.; fatal consequences of the doctrine, 433; sincerity of the evangelical clergy recognized, 434; mortifying expedients to which they are reduced, 435; Mr. Biddulph's opinion of the words in the baptismal service, ib.; Mr. Bugg's opinion of the restrictive appellation of the language of the liturgy, 436; reasons for objecting to admit hypothetical explanations of the catechism, &c. 437, el seg.; remarks on the sentiments of the church of Eugland on baptism, 439, et seq.; Hooker on the nature of sacraments, ib.; real subject of the controversy, 441; Hooker on the necessity of baptism, 442; circumstances that have tended to give undue importance to baptism, 445; Calvin on the sacraments, ib.; diversity of opinion in regard to baptism, ib.; perpetual obligation and real importance of baptism attach probably to its sacramental character,
448; its real efficacy explained, 443 Baptism, modern, different from the
primitive institute, 446, et seq.; see
Baptismal Regeneration. Baptism practised among the Monjols,
338 Baptist Mission, Dr. Brown's account
of, 234 Barytes, mines or, 261; its use in the
manufacture of porcelain, 264 Baxteriana, by Arthur Young, 86, et
seg.; advantages arising from a constant
attention to the duties of religion, ib. Bears, white and brown, in Norih America,
122 ; formidable encounters with them,
ib, and 127 Bees Wax, a secretion from the animal,
583 Believers, address to them, 281 Bellamy's Jonah, a poem, 289, et seg.:
extract, ib.; objectionable passage,
290 Bends in the Missouri, remarkable,
113 Benefits derived from Insects, 380 ;
extrait, 381, 2 Benneti's, the Hon. H. G. evidence before
the House of Commons, of his visit to
Bethlem, 297, 8 Ben Nevis, the highest eminence of the
Highlands, 249 Bible Society, various pamphlets on it,
53; et seq.; early opposition to it, ib. ; that controversy rests exclu
sively with the members of the esta. blishmeut, 54 ; ils tendency to subvert church and state considered, 55; an iucalculable advantage thrown away by the church, 56, 7; advice to the clergy how to put down the disa senters, 57; the political, not the moral dangers of the church the cause of the fears of the clergy, 58; appeal to the clergy, extracled from Mr. Bullar's pamphlet, ib.; the opposition of the majority of the clergy to the bible society affords real ground for the fear of danger threat. ening the church, ib.; the national establishment inadequate to effect its original purposes, ib. et seq.; the church slated to be divided into the orthodor and the evangelical parties, 60; this division of the church shown to have existed prior to the Bible society, ib.; views of the dissenters towards the church, 61; Mr. Gisborne to the Bishop of Glove cester, in reference to the arrogant daims of some high-churchmen, 61 ; extract from the Bishop of Lincoln's charges or the coalition of churchmen and dissenlers, 62 ; Mr. Bullar's appeal on the ground
of Christian benevolence, 64 Bickersteth's Scripture Help; designed
to assist in reading the bible profitably, 492 , subjects trealed of, ib. Biddulph's Baptism, a seal of the
Christian covenant, &c. 429 Bikaneer 464, character of ils prince, ib. Bloomfield's History of Little Dary's
new flat, 76,7; extract, 77 Blucher, his dangerous situalio", 349 Bona parte not popular in France, 66;
regained his empire by a millary conspiracy, ib. el sego; his journey to Paris, 68 ; described as 'Robespierre à cheval, 69; his condict to the Jacobins, ib.; his penilence, ib. el seg.; contentions in his council chamber, 70; orders a minister to be shot, ib.; collars his arch-chancellor, ib.; his designs on the catholic church,
72 Bonaparte, Napoleon, a second ode to,
75, 6; character and extract, ib. Bonaparte's, Napoleon, private hours,
written by himself, 93, 4; the work
fictitious, ib. Bonar's Sermons, 278, et seq.; objection
able nature of many sermons, ib.; hints to preachers and publishers of sermons, 279; cautions to young ministers in regard to visiting, &c. 280; claims of the author to public attention, 281 ; occasion of publishing the present Sermons, ib.; address to be