Sivut kuvina

Fevers, 281, 2; subject of the ser

mons, ib.; the living temple, 282, 3 Bone's rules of an institution called

Tranquillity, 599; see Savings' Banks. Brande, on some new electro-cbemical

phenomena, 359 Bride, mode of introducing her to her hus

band at Tangiers, 526 British dominion in lodia beneficial to

the natives, 457 British Nation, inquiry into the true

sources of its greatnesss, 211, el seg.; its glory chiefly owing to the individuality of the character of the peo

ple, 218

British, their negligence as a dation

in propagating their religious faith, 227; their great zeal as private

Christians, ib. Britton's Cathedral Antiquities of Eng.

land, 450, et seq.; antiquarianism, its present prevalence very extensive, ib.; author's qualifications, ib. et seq.; execution of the work, ib.; his statement of his rules and mode of working, 453, 4; confused state of the early cathedral service, 454 į power of Bishop Erghum, ib.; most noted occupants of this see, 455; author's nolice of Bishop Jewel, ib.; description of the Cathedral as exhibiled in plate 2, ib.; nature of the true merits of the architects, 456; author's opinion in regard to the spire, ib.; allar tomb of Charles, Lord Slourton, who was executed at Salisbury, 457; great inerit

of the plates, &c, ib.; Brodie's experiments and observations

on the influence of the nerves of the eighth pair on the secretions of the

stomach, 505 Brownists, rise of, 402 Brown's propagation of Christianity

among the heathen, &c. 223, et seq.; introductory reflections, ib.; first reception of the Gospel by the Greenlanders, 224,5; encourageinent to the prosecution of missionary exertions, ib.; zeal of Papists and Mahometans greater than that of Protestants, 226; the British, as a nation, more negligent than other Protestants in establishing their religion in their colonies, ib.; their great exertions as private Christians, ib.; contents of the present work, ib, el seq.; conduct of the

Portuguese and Dutch in the island of Ceylon, 228; objectionable conduct of the British, 228, 9; schools restored by Sir A. Johnstone, ib.; English and Dutch East India Company con

trasted, ib.; Anglo-American missions among the lodians, 229; character of Eliot, ib.; his inirepid behaviour when among the irritated and inimical Indians, 230; his labours and successors, &c. ib.; Danish missions, 231; praiseworthy conduct of the Danish government, ib.; Moravian missions, ib.; effect of Christunity, as exhibited in the conduct of the Greenlanders, 232; attempts to couvert the heathen should precede attempts to humanize them, 233; failure of the Morarians on pursuing a contrary mode, ib.; Methodist missions in the West Indies, 234; their conversion of a Budha priest in the island of Ceylon, ib. ; the Baptist mission, ib.; London missionary society, 2b.; cause of their difficulties at the commencement of their operations, 235; their influence in giving energy to the Christian world stated, ib.; contents of the concluding

chapter, ib. Budha priest, a convert to the Method.

ists in the island of Ceylon, 234 Buffaloes, Indian mode of procuring a

large supply of them, 123 ; frequently carried down the Missouri,

126 Bigg's spiritual regeneration not neces

sarily connected with baptism, 429 Byron's poems, 595, et seq.; reason for

supposing the poem written for the public, 596; character of the 'Sketch ' from Private Life,' ib.; ' Fare thee

Well,' 596 ; the sentiment of pathos may exist where there is no moral feeling, 596,7; lines to his lordship's

sister, 598 Byron's Siege of Corinthi, 269, et seq.;

Parisina, 273, el seq.; his poems merely sketches of character, 274

Calla-baugh, its remarkable situalion, 467 Calmucs, their religion, &c, 332;

Kürdä, or prayer machine, ib. Calvin on the Sacraments, 445 Canound, its sandy plains, 464 Caricature, a French one, 71 Carlisle's account of a family having

hands and feet with supernumerary

fingers and toes, 504 Carlo Emanuel, duke of Savoy, some ac

count of, 501 Carlyle's examination of the arguments

for the pre-eminency of the Roman Catholic episcopacy, 313; inquiry inlo alleged prelensions to religious asthority, 319; Mr. Ryan's collective in. fallibility examined and exposed, 322, 3;

substantial reasons of the Romish clergy for deriving their succession from the priests, rather than from the prophets, 323; reply to Mr. Ryan's remark concerning the reveries of Joanna South. rolt, 326 ; remarks on a penny-a-week

purgatorian society, 326 Cathedral Antiquities of England, 450 ;

see Britton's, &c. Carraccioli, his execution on hoard

Lord Nelson's ship attended by Lady

Hamilton, 288 Cast Steel, mode of making it according to

Mr. Parkes, 260; a corrected state

ment of its manufacture, ib. Cataracts of the Missouri, 121, seq. Caubul, Elphinstone's account of the


kingdom of, 471, et seq.,556, el seq. Caucasus, Klaproth's travels in, 328,

Circassians, their religion, &c. 338, el

seg. Citric acid, remarks on the mode of

obtaining it, its use, &c. 266 Clare, lord chancellor, severe indirect

attack upon bim by Mr. Curran,

106 Clarke and Lewis's travels to the source

of the Missouri river, 105, et seq.; see

Classification of patients in lunatic hose

pilals, 302
Clande's defence of the reformation,

313, 327; Bayle's high estimation of

it, ib.; Clerical faith, its origin and nature, 199,

et seq.

et seq.

Caufiristan, supposed to be inhabited by

the descendants of the Greeks, settled

there in the time of Alexander, 564 Ceylon, propagation of religion by the Por

tuguese and Dutch, 228; evil conse.
quences occasioned by its capture by the
English, ib.; schools restored by Sir A.

Johnstone, 230
Chalmers's state of the United Kingdom

at the peace of Paris, &c. 417, et seq. Character seldom underslood by estimating

the qualities of the mind, 81 Charles 11. his meanness in borrowing

money from his subjects, 407; accepts
of £10,000. from Mr. W. Kiffin, a

Baptist minister, ib.
Chateaubriand's recollections of Italy,

England, and America, 45, et seg ;
beauties of the Roman horizon, 46; re-
flections on mountain scenery, 47; dan-
gerous adventure at the falls of Ningara,
48 ; author's plan for exploring North
America, 49 ; reflections on the charac-
ter of St. Peter, 51; on men of letters,

Colburn, Abiah, remarkable for bis

powers of calculation by memory; singularities in the anatomical struc

ture of most of his family, 504 Coleridge's Christabel, a poem, 565, el

seg.; its unfoished state, ib.; its cha-
racter, 566; extracts, ib. el seq.;

Kubla Khan, 571
Columbia Oregan, or river of the West,

Commerce, the real foundation of the

greatness of the British empire, 212;

incompatible with despotism, 214 Confirmation not a sacrament in the

English church since the discontinue ance of the onction, 542; design of the site, ib.; to be administered by a

bishop only, 543 Considerations sur Genéve, par M. Sis.

mondi, 94, et seq.; see Sismondi. Controversy with the Bible Society rests

wholly with members of the establish

ment, 54 Conversion and upconversion of minis.

ters of the church, Wilks's essay oul,

538, el seq. Conversion in regard to persons baptized,

declared to be a thing unheard of in the

gospel, 541 Conversion, tracts on, 538, el seg.; the

nature and influence of error, ib.; Christian ministry considered as a ministry of initiation, 540; as a priesthood analogous to the Jewish economy, ib.; Romish church com. prehends both views of the subject, ab.; faith the gift of the Romish church, 541; concersion in regard to persons who have beer baplized, declared to be an unheard of thing in the gospel, 541; confirmation not a sacrament in the English church since the discontinuance of the unction, 542; de. sign of this rite, ib.; to be adminis

zb. et seq.

Chemical Essays, by S. Parkes, 255, et

seg.; see Parkes. Christabel, a poem, by S. T. Coleridge,

565, et seq.; extracts, 566, et seq. Christian's plan for a county provident

bank, 599, et seq. Christian's, the, tranquillity of mind at the

close of life, its great enjoyment, 89 Christian triumph, a sermon, by Mr.

Snelgar on the death of Mr. Wraith,

593 Church government the chief difference

between the establishment and the

dissenters, 544 Cheirch of Rome, its present state not an

object of indifference to Protestants, 345

tered only by the bishop, 543; the Danish government, its laudable zeal in principle on which the sacraments in disseminating Christian principles, the English church are administered &c. through its colonies, 231 not essentially different from that of Danish missions, Dr. Brown's account the Ronsisti, 544; Mr. Biddulph's

of, 231 manly staíement that the real point Davis's friendly advice to industrious of difference between the established and frugal persons, &c. 599, 611; church and the dissenters is in regard see Savings' banks. to church government, ib.; two modes Davy's account of some new experionly of deciding the point, ib.; ments ou the Auoric compounds, 360, the apostolical commission and the el seg.; new experiments and obsersanction of the state deemed by vations on a new substance which ben the evangelical clergy a stronger

comes a violet-coloured gas by heat, bond than acknowledg ng the same 362; its discovery by M. Courtois, head, and preaching the same gospel, 363; various experiments, 363, et ib.; Mr. Bugg's opinion that Mr, Cun seq.; proposed nomenclature of this ningham's conciliatory promise is substance, and of its combinations, erroneous and inefficient, 546 ; ( note)

369 Mr. C.'s proposition to consider re Davy's experiments on the combustion generation in two different senses, ib.; of the diamond and other carbona. the term conversion, objected to by Dr. ceous substances, 513; further exMant, ib.; Mr. Wilks's character of the periments and observations on iodine, converied minister, 547, et seq.; differs 507, el seq.; account of some exessentially from the unconverted minister, periments on animal heat, 516 ib.; remarkable admissions of Dr. Death of Christ, provision made by it of Mant, 551, et seq; his inconsistency, two kinds, 485 552; Dr, Paley on the necessity of Deserted Village restored, a poem, by preaching conversion, 553; objection A. Parsey, 398, 9 able nature of a passage in the pre Disciples had sufficient evidence of the face of Mr. Wilks's essay, 554, and

resurrection of Christ, 185, el seq.; extract; M. Wilks's remurhis on the hardness of heart the cause of their use of technical terms in divinity, 555; unbelief, 187 on the ministerial character, 556

Discours sur la philosophie de l'histoire, Converted minster of the church, his charac 94,99; see Sismondi.

ter, 548; mode of preaching, ib.; con Dissent, ils fundamental principles the

trasted with the unconverted minister, 549 same as those of the protest against the. Cookery, specimen of Highland, 246, 7 church of Rome, 325; duty of ministers Corinth, Lord Byron's Siege of, 269, to state their reasons for it, ib.

et seq.; estimate of the poem, ib.; Disseaters, advice to the clergy how extracts, &c. ib. et seq.; destruciion of to put them down, 57 the city, 272; Lord Byron's poems Dissenting churches, Wilson's history

merely sketches of character, 274 and antiquities of, 401, et seq.; 585, County establishments for insanity, et seq.

great call for them, 305; hints in re Dissenting ministers, extracts from their gard to their erection, ib.

resolutions in regard to the persecu. Covenant, the new, translated into the tion of the French Protestants, 177, Hebrew for the Jews, 343, et seq.

et seq. ; see Freuch Protesta pts. Craniologists, a choice morceau for them, 71 Distressed state of the United Kingdom, Cunninghan's, Rev. J. W. conciliatory 417, et seq.; opinion of Mr. Chalmers

project, stated by Mr. Bugg to be that the pation was never more fou. erroneous and insufficient, (note) 546 ; rishing, ib.; general consent as to the his proposition to consider regenera distressed state of the nation, 419; tion in two different senses,


remarks on the distress of the agriculCurran, the right honourable J. P. bis tural interest, ib.; dubious nature of

speeches, 162, et seq.; just claims of the late attempt to obviate them, ib.; the community upon the extraordi inquiry into the distresses of the far. nary talents of its members, 163 : mers, 420 ; true nature of the case, versatility of his oratorical powers, 421 ; object of the landlords, ib, et 164; his singular talent at cross examina seq.; Mr. Western's late propositions, tion, 165; his galling allack upon Lord 422 ; nature of the relief wanted by Chancellor Clare, 166

the farmers, 423 ; the agriculturist not the only sufferer of the country, ib.; mercantile distress, ib.; tbe present distress is common to all the industrious part of the natiou, .424 ; poverty the source of this general distress, 425 ; causes of this poverty, ib.; remedy, 426; remarks on the conduct of government in regard to

its expenditure, 427 Dooraunee monarchy in Caubul, ac

count of its establishment, 460 Druids' circle at Stonehenge, poetical des

cription of, 474, 5 Duncan's es ay on the nature of parish

banks, &c. 509, 609, et seq. Durant's sermon on the best mode of

preaching Christ, 174, et seq.; statement of facts (in preaching) should be

full and unequivocal, 174, 5. Durie, Mr. a native of Bengal, remark

able account of him, 563, el seq.

king, 469; audience given to the en: bassy, ib.; magnificent appearance of the prince, 470; the bonarchy in a declining state, ib.; Caubul seized by Shah Mahmood and Futteh Khan, ib.; dangerous predicament of the embassv, ib.; perverse adherence of the natives to old habits, 471; recal of the embassy, ib.; total defeat of the king, ib.; return of the party, il; description of the Punjnub, 472,; geos graphy of Caubul, 556 ; population, 557; greatest height of the Hindoo Coosh chain, ib; triple chain of Solia maun, ib.; description of the country round Peshawer, ib.; of the inhabitants, 558; tradition that the Afgbauns are the descendants of the ten tribes, 559; erwac', ib.; internal regulations of the Afghauns, 561; their manners, ib.; literary pursuits, ib., pouts, 56; religion, ib. ; trade, ib.; agriculture, ib.; governinent, ib., remarkable account of Mr. Durie, 563 ; Caufiris tan, inhabited by the supposent des cendants of the Greeks lett there by

Alexander the Great, 56+ Ons Embassy to Caubul, ceremonies attend

ing its presentation to the kiogz 469,

et seq.

East India Company, contrast of the

conduct of the Dutch and the British, in regard to the propagation of re

ligion, 229 Edgeworth's, Snegd, memoirs of the

Abbé Edgeworth, 173, 4 Egede, Mr. the Danish missionary, ac

count of his labours among the Greenlanders, 233 Elbrus, a Caucasian mountain, its great

height, 339 ; superstitions notions of

the natives concerning it, 340 Lliot, his inirepidity and firmness in

preaching among hostile Indians, 229, et seq.; his labours in translating the scriptures, 230 ; account of his

saccessors, ib. Elphinstone's account of the kingdom

of Caubul, 457, el seg.; British dominion in Asia beneticial to the na-tives, ib.; arrangements of the obo jects of inquiry, ib.; divisions of subjects treated of in the work, 460; account of the establishinent of the Dooraunee monarchy in Caubul, ib. et seq.; their inva-fun of Persia, ib.; 'successful enterprises o! Abmed Shah, 461; intrigues of Futteh Khan, 46% ; origin of the mission, 463 , its equip'ment, ib.; sands of Cangund, 464; Singuana, &c. described, ib.; hills of shifting sund, ib; distress of the party, 465; Bikaneer, ib.; charucter of its prince, il.; Poggul, 466; a mirage, ib; Moultan, 16.; Soliman's throne, ib; eredity of the natives, ib.; Calla-baughy its remarkuble situation, 467; Peshawer, 468; ridiculous cerca monies attending presentations to the

English historical writers, neither of the

three,' strictly speaking, an Englishman, 18; their excellence in the art of writing history originated probably in a mixture of French vivacity and

British gravity, 19 Entomology, Kirby and Spence's intro

duction to, 572. et seq.; prejudice against this and other similar studies, ib.; government alarmed in regard to the Hessiau Ay, 573, (note) study not to be confined exclusively to particular objects, 574, et seq.; some ac count of the authors, 576; contents of the work, 576; arrangements of subjects injudicious, ib.; transtormations of insects, 577 ; their enormous increase, ib.; destructive nature of some insects, 578 ; formica saccharidora, 579; fight of locusts, ib.; benefit derived from insects, 580; instances of it, 581; ulitily of insects as food, ib. et seq.s anecdote of James 1st. 583; appare. tus of the spirer for spinning described 584 Erghum, bishop, his great power, 454 Error, its ratüre and induenee, 538, Established courehy solid grounds on

which it may apprehend danges, 585 declared by one of the clergy to be da vided into the orthodox and the cuangeli cal partie, 60

Evangelical and orthodox clergymen,

their points of difference, 545
Evidence of a fact is either defective,

sufficient, or compelling, 184, et seq.
the disciples had sufficient evidence of
the resurrection, 185; inquiry into
what constituies sufficient evidence of
a fact, 186; self-love or self-interest
oppose the due impression of just eri-

dence, 186
Exercise, Mr. Finck's estimate of is im-

portance to insane patients, 300
Paith has for its object always some fact;

182 ; inquiry how this faith becomes
praiseworthy, or the contrary, 183,
et seq.; illustrated in the conduct of
the disciples in regard to the resurrec-
tion of Christ, 184 ; the truth and
the belief of a fact different, ib.; evi-
dence of a fact either defective, suffi.
cient, or compelling, ib.; the disciples
had sufficient evidence of the resurrec.

tion, 185
Faith, Mr. A. Fuller on the nature of,

481, et seq.; various controversies oc-
casioned by Mr. F.'s strictures on it,
482, et

Farmers, inquiry into their present dis.

tressed state, 420, et seq.
Fecundity of insects, 577
Fez, description of, population, &c.

528; its mosques very numerous,
529; place it one of them for the wo-

men to attend at public prayers, ib.
Fortifications, ancient American, des.

cribed, 115; their extensive magni.
tude, 116; one mound covered with

cotton trees, ib.;
France, deplorable state of its present

moral condition, 210; was

really a commercial country, 214
Freedom of the press, its tendency to

preserve true patriotisın, 215
French mobs, their rate of hire, 70
French patriotisin prior to the revolu-

tion, its nature, 215; English patri.

otism contrasted with it, ib.
French Protestants resolutions, &c. re-

lative to the persecution of, extracted
from the proceedings of the Protes.
tant dissenting ministers, 177, et seg.;
the details aot of doubtful authority,
ib.; conduct of the dissenting minis,
ters on the first rumour of the perse-
cution, 178; letters purporting to
have been written by the French cler-
sy to the English disseating ministers,
written merely to allay the suspicions
of the Preuch police, ibi insuperable
difficulty of forming a just estimate
of the internal state of France, 179

Fuller, Andrew, Morris's memoirs of the

life and writings of, 478, et seq.;
early years of Mr. Fuller, ib.; his
settlement at Sobam, 479; change
in his religious views, ib.; removes to
Kettering, ib.; becomes secretary to
the baptist mission, ib.; arduous na.
lure of his labours in that office, ib.;
statement of his last moments, 480 ;
controversy oo faith, 482; crude
objections of Mr. Batton and Mr.
Martin, ib.i faith and repenlance the
gift of God but the duly of man, ib.;
objections of Mr. Dan. Taylor, ib.
et seq. ; Mr. F. a firm believer
in the doctrine of personal election,
ib.; the provision made by the death of
Christ, of two kinds, 485; Mr. D. Tay-
lor's system inefficient, ib.; objection
of Mr. A. Mc Lean; ib.; its nature,
ib.; second objection of Mr. A. Mc
Lean, 487; controversy on the ‘Sys-
• tems compared,' ib.; some objec-
tions against it examined and refuted,
488; Mr. Hall's remarks on the
manners and character of Mr. Fuller,
489; Mr. Morris's sketch of his minisa
terial talents, 490 ; concluding re-

marks, ib.; et seq.
Gandsbuhr, or miraculous pillar of re-

ligion, 334
Gardanne, general, his embassy to the court

of Persia, 463
Gass, Patrick, his unsatisfactory narra-

tion of the expedition to the source of

the Missouri, 106
Gates of the rocky mountain, Captain

Lewis and Clarke's passage up the

Missouri, through them, 127
Geneva, Sismondi's considerations on,

94, et seq.; probable evil that would
arise from its annexation to the Hel.
yetic league, 95; its importance as
an enlightened Protestant continental
state, 96; belongs morally to England,

Georgia, Klaproth's travels in, 328,


et seq.

Geography of Caubul, 556
Gibbon's miscellaneous works, 1, el seg.;

character and estimate of the author's
letters, 3; Gibbon less irreligious than
Hume, 4; the subject of his history
possesses advantages superior to
those of his two competitors, ib. el
seg.; bis long hesitation in regard to
the choice of his subject, 6; great ad-
vantage possessed by the historian of
his own times over other historical
writers, 7; nature of Voltaire's, &e.
bistorical attempts, ib.; other advano

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