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What is in man, what various frailties here
Must try his faith to win a heav'nly crown.

Then ye, whose duty 'tis in youthful minds,
Docile and apt to fix, for after life,
Each principle of conduct, filly fram'd
To aid, and cheer its ever-changing scenes,
Oh' ne'er forget, amid the virtues fair,
Which grace our nature, and peculiar bloom
On British soil, that Loyalty is one,
Which, whatso'er Philosophy may teach,
Should never, never quit the patriot breast.

Is this too much digressive ? Does the song
Neglect its stated aim ? A moral Muse,
That feels for human wrongs, must surely feel,
In these licentious tines, how fit it is
Due censure should be thrown from every lip
On daring projects, principles, and guilt,
Whose deep enormities, and novel forms,
Alike astonish and offend mankind.
Blameless she then presumes her ethic strain
A while delaying to recount, that still
Something to soil whate'er, we lovely call
This scene of things permits; that, like the good
By policy held out, our sacred day
Has its debasements. For, behoid! too nigh,
A train of truant youth, full-aptly form'd
With bois’trous revelry to discompose
It's tranquil joys; nor spar'd the oath profane,
With shuffling inight, some toss the bounding ball;
Or, gambling, rave in noisy harsh disputes;
Or with rude scoffs insult the better bred,
That pass them by. But, haply, ev'ry one
Is not thus idly bent. Far more enjoy
Their leisure as beseems them, in calm scenes,
Which sooth at once and recreate the mind.
And some there ever are, whose ardent love
Of literary arts, and the fair fame,
Which dignifies their eminent display,
Who quitting noisy haunts, find highest bliss
In paths, sequester'd, and where thought at large
May freely wander, sure its slightest traits
Will meet due notice from a kindred breast.
And these are pupils of the neighbouring schools
Of classic erudition, where each morn,
Brisk as the sun, and early as his ray,
They studiously repair; and now are met,,
Free froin the world's intrusion, to discourse

On various themes their literate care demand.
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But still, tho' toil and studious days and nights
Must ever wait on learning's brightest aid,
To meet success, the task appals them not.
Their spirit rises as the hill ascends
Of generous emulation and reward :
And, the bright summit in their ardent eye,
They, mutual in their aims with mutual cheers
Mount up it undismay’d. Such zeal still shines,
Where genius genuine, and the love of arts
Inspire the youthful mind. And now they talk
Of ancient days, and bards of high i'enown;
Castalia's silver streams; the warb'ling fount
Of sacred Hippocrene, along whose banks
The tuneful Muses ever love to stray ;
Or of immortal Sages, who have trod
Lyceum's piny walks, or the green verge
Of Acadenius, and from thence have soar'd
Heights empyreal with unwearied wing.

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LITERARY INTELLIGENCE. THE Rev. Dr. Kelly, one of Copenhagen in two volumes, a

I the translators of the Manks complete history of the ReformBible, Rector of Copford and Vicar - ation. of Ardleigh, Essex, has in the press One of the windows in the Caa Triglott Dictionary of the Gaelic thedral Church of Lichfield is now Language, as spoken in Man, Scut filled with the stained glass purland, and Ireland: together with chased by the Dean and Chapter the English,

from a ruined Abbey in France. It Mrs. Jackson has in the press contains three scriptural subjects, Dialogues on the Doctrines and all entire, viz. Christ appearing to Duties of Christianity:

the Apostles and Thomas, the deMr. Beloe is publishing Anec- scent of the Holy Ghost on the dotes of Literature from scarce Apostles, and the Day of Judg. books in the British Museum and ment. The date is 1534, and it is other valuable libraries.

accounted one of the finest specio', Dr. Munter has published at mens of this art in the kingdom.

CHURCH PREFERMENTS. THE Rev. Herbert Randolph, county of Worcester, on the prea

1 vicar of Chute, Wilts, is pre- sentation of Edmund Wigley, Esq. sented to the rectory of Letcombe of Shakenhurst. Bassett, in Berkshire. . The King has been pleased to

The Earl of Carnarvon, has pre- present the Hon. Henry Ryder, sented the Rev. David Williams, to Clerk, M. A. to the vicarage of the living of Segrey, in the county Claybrooke, in the county of Leiof Wilts.

cester and diocese of Lincoln, void The Rev. Henry Green, M. A.. by the death of the Rev. Donald vicar of Upton, Snodsbury, is in- Mackinnon. stituted to the rectory of Earle's The King has also been pleased Croome, Worcestershire, on the to present the Rev. George Chama presentation of Edınund Francis berlaine, Clerk, B. A. to the viWells, of Henlay Casite, Esq. caraye of Catterick, in the county

The Rev. Thomas Brand, M. A. of York and diocese of Chester, rector of Wath, near Ripon, and void by the cession of the Rev. formerly fellow of Christ College, Jaines Dalton, Cambridge, is installed a prebene The Rev. George Venables, M.A. dary in the Collegiate Church of of Clare Tall, Cambridge, is preRipon.

sented to the valuable rectory of The Rev. George Pawson, B. A. Machynleth, in Montgomeryshire, of St. Peter's College, Cambridge, by the Lord Bishop of St. Asaph. is collated to the rectory of Litile The Rev. N. Marshall, B. Ais Tey, in the cuunty of Essex, by instituted by the Lord Bishop of the Right Rev, the Lord Bishop of Gloucester, to the rectory of Long London.

Marston, in that diocese, on the The Rev. R. Lingen, M. A. rec- presentation of Will am Loggin, tor of Castle Froome, Hereford- Esq. of Hurst Grove, Berks, void shire, las been instituted by the by the death of Williain Cole (late Lord Bishop of that diocese, to the Loggin) Clerk. valuable living 'of Rock, in the The King has been pleased to

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present the Rev. James Dalton, has been presented, by Sir John M. A. to the rectory of Croft, in Thorold, Bart. of Syston Park, to Yorkshire, and diocese of Chester, the rectory of Grayingham, Linin the room of the Rev. Edward colnshire, vacated by the death of Bowerbank, deceased.

the Rey. George Hutton, The Rev. Warre Squire Bradley, The Rev. David Wauchope, M.A. M. A. formerly of St. John's Cols has been presented by Lord Visluge, Cambridyc, has been collated, count Sackville to the vicarage of by the Lord Bishop of Bath and Slipton, and to the rectory of Wells, to the valuable vicarage of Warkton, by their Graces the Duke Chard, in Somersetshire.

and Duchess of Buccleugh, both in · The Rev. Edward Thorold, M.A. Northamptonshire.


inerit. IIe never mingled with poThis house in Upper Gros- litical parties, or gave any encouI enor-street, after a long and ragement to the clamours of disapsevere illness, his Royal Ilighness pointed and ambitious patriots. He William Henry Duke of GLOI- approved ħiñself always a steady CESTER, Duke of Edinburgh, Earl and loyal subject, as well as a most of Connaught in Ireland, Field Mar, affectionate brother of his Majesty, shal, Colonel of the First Regi- by whom he was tenderly loved, mént of Foot Guards, Chancellor and is not as deeply regretted. of the University of Dublin, Ran- In private li fe he was distinguished ger and Keeper of Cranbourne as a good husband, father and wasOhace, Ranger of Hampton Court ter. If he was not noticed much Park, Warden and Keeper of the by any extraordinary eclat, his virNew Forest, Tampshire, and tues were conspicuous, felt and vaKrright of the Most Noble Order of lued. Ifc was free froin those the Garter,

vices, to which modern laxity of' His Royal Highness was born virtuous principle, has given the Nov. 25, 1743, created Duke of gentlé cpithets of eccentricities and Gloucester in 1764, by patent, fashionable foibles. He mingled which extends the succession to his not with midnight-gamblers, neiheirs male. In 1772, he married ther did he give countenance to Maria, Courtess Dowager of Walo those suspicious characters eren degrave, and daughter of Sir Ed though of high rank. Ilis general. ward Walpole, K. B. This mar- deportinent m fact, bore a close reriage, with that of the Duke of semblance to that of lris august broCumberland, gave so much of ther; and his conduct in his lasta fence, as to occasion the celebrated illness, as well as in the terminamarriage-art to prevent, in future, tion of it, exbibited the “ death of any of the Royal Family from mar: the righteous." During the most exrying a subject without leave of cruciating agonies from tjoleut fits' Parliament. By this marriage, the of the stone, combined with a geDuke had threė children, two of vere disease of the liver, he bore whom survive him, Prince William, hus sufferings with manly fortitude who succeeds to the titles, and and christian patience. On the Princess Sophia, Ilis Royal IIigh- morning preceding his di-solution, ness possessed a very amiable cha- he desired to receive the blessed råcter, marked by pecnliar affabic sacrament, which was adıninisterců lity of manners, and a readiness to by the Rev. Dr. Duval his domies. patronizc distress and unfriended tic chaplain; the Duchess, Prince


William, and Princess Sophia, de- set enty years of age. He is succeded voutly communicating with him. in his titles by the Hon. William His Royal Highness expired without Yelverton, now ViscountAvonmore. a groan or struggle, in the arms of At Tunbridge Wells, George his son about eleven o'clock at night. Bussy · Villiers, Earl of Jersey, The next day, all the places of pub- Viscount Villiers of Dartford, and lic amusement were shut; and in- Baron of Hoo, in Kent,, and Visa formation having been sent off to count Grandison, of Ireland. His his Majesty of the melancholy Lordship was in his 71st year. He event, orders were given for a ge.. was on a visit to Lord and Lady nërat mourning on Sunday the 1st Villiers, at their house, Prospect of September; and particular di- Lodge, and had accompanied them rections for the interment of the that morning to the Well. Upon Royal remains in Henry the VIIth's his return from the Walks, after Chapel, Westminster Abbey; since drinking the waters, he fell down which, however, a Will has been in a fit and instantly expired. His found, wherein his Royal Highness Lordship is succeeded in his titles particularly requested that he may and estates by George Viscount be buried with his infant daughter Villiers bis eldest son, who married at Windsor, which will of course be Lady Sarah Fane. The Earl of complied with. Just before his Jersey married Miss Frances Twisdeath, he desired that his body den, daughter of the Right Rev, might not be embalmed.

Dr. Twisden, late bishop of RaThe Rev.John Salt Lovat,twenty- phoc, in Ireland. seven years rector of Longhton. The Rev. Daniel Bayley, B. D.

At his house in Bolton-rów, in the fellow aid dean of St. John's Col73d year of his age, the Right Hon.. sege, Cambridge, and vicar of MadWalter Lord Aston of Forfar. - ingly, in Cambridgeshire. He was

The Rev. J. Robinson,curate of seized with a fit of apoplexy in the St. John's Chapelry, near Keswick, morning, and died in a few hours, Cumberland. He is supposed to' aged 42. hare dropped suddenly from his The Rev.C. Buller. He was taking chair, whilst undressing for bed, as his morning ride at Aston, in Hehe was found on the ftoor, with his refordshire, when he was thrown watch in one hand, and the seal from his horse, and killed on the and case in the other. .

spot. He has left a wife and a large At Gratu, in Stiria, the Princess family behind him. Maria Theresa, daughter of Victor Aged 25, Viscountess Sydney. Ainacteus Marie, late king of Sar. She was delivered on the gth of dinia, and wife to the Count – August, of a son and heir, at her Artois.

- house in Grosvenor-square, and at At his seat of - Fortfield, near seven in the evening she died. Her Rathfarnham, in Ireland, the Rt. Ladyship was the youngest daughter Hon. Barry Lord Viscount Avon- of the Carl of Leitrim, and was more; Bron Yelverton, Lord Chief married to Viscount Sidney in Baron of his Majesty's Court of 1800. . Exchequer and Registrar of theHigh At her house in May. Fair, the Court of Chancery in Ireland. His Marchioness Dowager of Stafford. Lordship was called to the har in At Appuliercombe Park, in the 1701, and appointed Attorney Ge- Isle of Wight, Sir Richard Worsley, neral in 1782; from which Öffice, Bart. in the 54th year of his age. upon the death of Walter Ilussey He is succeeded in the title by the Bürch, he was advanced to the Rev. Dr. Holmes of Pitford House, chief set on the Exchequer Bench, in the Isle of Wight, now Sir Henry in: 1783, Iis Lordship. was near Worsley Holines, Bart. Dying in


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