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Mr. Kyan's patent, 127—Sir Robert Sep-
pings's report in its favour, ib.-causes
of dry-rot, ib.—Pliny's doctrine on the
origin of the disease, ib.-schemes for
dealing with the juices in the felled
timber, ib.-process of desiccation, 128
-insiances of its failure attested by Mr.
Knowles, ib.—Sir Humphry Davy's
hint for preventing the growth of fungi,
129— Mr. K yan's theory, ib.--Fourcroy's
dictum, ib.—Mr. Knowles's comment
thereon, ib._substance of Mr. Faraday's
lecture thereon, 131-lhe 'fungus pit'
at Chatham described, ib.—Sir Robert
Smirke's experiments, 132-duration
of the antiseptic virtue of medicaled
timber, 133—benefits which would re-
sult from the discovery and general
adoption of a cheap, safe, and efficacious

preventive of dry-rot, ib.
Dryden, John, his inferiority, as a drama-

tist, to Shirley, 13.
Dumont, M., his Souvenirs de Mirabeau'

characterized, 155 — his enlightened
views of the French Revolution, ib.-
his testimony to the services of Mr.
Burke, 156-bis character of Brissot,

Dyce, Rev. Alexander, 29.


Edgeworth, Miss, useful lessons conveyed

in her Tales, 152.
Edye, John, his ‘Calculations relating to

the Equipment of Ships, 125. See

Eichenberg, Professor, his translations of

Shakspeare, 120.
English climate, 330.
English race-horse, Treatise on the Care,

Treatment, and Training of, by R. Darvill,

V. S. See Turf.
English Revolution of 1688, 170.
Erskine, Lord, anecdotes of, 123, 124.
Euphrates, Captain Chesney's reports to

government ou the navigation of the,
212. See Steam Navigation to India.
Evelina,' character of, 109.


Cary, 452_his measure Dantesque to
the eye only, ib.-the sense of Cary
twisted out of blank verse into rhyme,
453-specimens of the two versions, ib.
- he versions of the episode of. Fran-
cesca of Rimini,' by Cary, Lord Byron,
and Wright, compared, 459_Taalfe's
nonsensical commentary on the story of
Francesca and Paolo, 463–Mr. Wright's
faulty rhymes, ib.-his ear at once
Scotch, irish, and Cockney, ib.—his
notes shrewd, sensible, and always mo-

dest, 464.
Danton, 41, 43, 46.
D'Arblay, Madame, her "Memoirs of Dr.

Burney, arranged from his own Manu-
scripts, from Family Papers, and from

Personal Recollections,'97. See Burney.
Darvill, R., his · Treatise on the Care,

Treatment, and Training of the English

Race-horse. See Turf.
Dealtry, William, D.D., his “The Church

and its Endowments; a Charge,' 198.

See Church and the Landlords.
Death, 175—Sir Henry Halford's remarks

on the phenomena of the death-bed, ib.
-the two immediate modes by which
death is brought about, ib.-death by
syncope, ib.-death by asphyxia, ib.
contrast between the state of the body
and that of the mind, 176—delirium, ib.
-death by lightning, 177—the coup de
grace, ib.-the sting of death not con-
tained in the physical act of dying, ib.
conduct to be observed by a physician
in withholding or making his patient ac-
quainted with his opinion of the fatal
issue of his malady, 178-death-bed of
George IV., 179-prophetic power at-
tributed to individuals dying of peculiar

maladies, 180.
Death, Shirley's exquisite verses on, 13.
Delirium, Abernethy's description of, 176.
Democritus, account of Hippocrates' visit
Denman, Lord Chief Justice, his opinion

on the general question of libels, 36.
Dionysius, the tyrant, 11.
Dry-rot in timber, 125–proposition of Mr.

Matthews for the appointment of a rot-
prevention officer or wood physician,
126-his treatise On Naval Timber
and Arboriculture,' ib.-Merits of Mr.
Knowles's • Inquiry into the Means taken
to preserve the British Navy,' ib.—ad-
mirable article on the dry-rot in the
Supplement to the Encyclopædia Britan-
nica, ib.-results of some recent expe.
riments, 127—discovery of a means of
preventing this disease in timber, ib.

to, 188.

Faraday, Mr., his lecture on Mr. Kyan's

discovery for preventing the dry rot in

tiinber, 131.
Forbes, Duncan, A.M., his translation from

the Persian of the Adventures of Hatim
Taï,' 506.

Foreign and Domestic Policy of England,

· La Charte Bérard,' 478—M. Lafitte's
drama, 481-Louis Philippe made King,
ib.— royal journey to the coast, 482–
the revolution not a national movement,
ib.-Soult's fourteen Bastilles, 484-in-
sane excursion of the Duchess of Berri,

Fungus pit at Chatham described, 131,

Gaming, 98.
Genius described, 118.
George IV., death-bed of, 179.
• Geschichte des Osmanischen Reiches

durch Joseph von Hammer. Bande

1-8. See Turkish Empire.
Gibbon, E., Esq., his outline of the Turkish

history, 286.
Gifford, William, Esq., 2.
Gilly, William Stephen, M.A., his ‘Memoir

of Felix Neff, Pastor of the High Alps,
and of his labours among the French
Protestants of Dauphiné, a Remnant of
the Primitive Christians of Gaul,' 47.

See Neff
Goethe on the character of Hamlet's mad-

ness, 185.

522-Holland, 523—Algiers, ib.-taly,
525---Greece, 526--Turkey, ib.--Po.
land, 527—Portugal, 528—Duke of
Wellington's motion, 540-King's an-
swer to the address of the House of
Lords, 541—Irish Church Bill, 547 —
practical working of the Reform Bill,

Fouquier Tinville, 42.
Fox, Right Hon. Charles James, 47-anec-

dote of, 122.
Frederic II, of Prussia, his character and

share in producing the French revolu-

tion, 168,
French Revolution, 152—'Causes' of the,

by Lord Johu Russell, ib.his unfinished
*Memoirs of the Affairs of Europe since
the Peace of Utrecht,' ib.-his lordship
characterized as a 'petit littérateur,'ib.-
the present performance an impudent

catchpenny, 153-extends ouly to the
death of Louis XV., ib.-high-coloured
description of the profligacy of his court,
ib.-Lord John's account of Rousseau's
amours, ib.-and of Voltaire's liaison
with Madame du Châtelet, ib.—his lord-

ship's superficial acquaintance with the
French language, 154–M. Dumont's

Souvenirs de Mirabeau,' 155 — that
work the best answer to Lord John's
silly stories and theories, 157 — the
French government, till the latter part
of Louis XV.'s reign, in accordance with
the feelings and wishes of the people, ib.
-high-minded patience and unconquer-
able spirit of the French nobility and
clergy in adversity, 160—the magistracy
illustrious for talent, integrity, and public
spirit, 161-firmness of the Parliament
even in the latter days of Louis XV., ib.
-injustice of making the upper classes
in France responsible for the crimes of
the revolution, 162—real causes of the
revolution, 166 — feeble character of
Louis XVI., ib.-example of America,
ib.-exertions of the pluilosophers, 167–
disorder in the finances, 168 — Lord
John's parallel between Voltaire and
our Saviour, 173—his confession re-
specting the philosophers, 174. See Le

French Revolution of 1830, 464-Mé-

moires pour servir à l'Histoire de, par
M. Alex. Mazas,' ib.-merits of the work,
ib.--account of the author, 465-sum-
mary of his narrative, ib.-first shot fired
by an Englishman, 468–Duke of Or.
leans, 470—M. Lafitte, 471 - M. de
Polignac, ib.-M. de Mortemart, 473–

• Gold of Pitt,' 37.
Grant, Mr. Robert, 43.
Greece, policy of England towards, 526,
Greek lyric poetry, 349—the Greek elegy

and ode, ib.-origin of the ode, 330
triumphant songs of Moses and Deborah,
ib.- character of the Greek lyric muse,
351-distinction between Greek and
Hebrew song, 352—the lyre of an-
cient Greece, 353-combination of
the choric dance with nusic and poe-
try, 354--lyric writers who preceded
or were contemporary with Pindar, 355
-Archilochus, ib. Alemæon, 357-
Stesichorus, 358-1bycus cf Rhegium,
361-Alcæus, 363--Sappho, 366-ver-
sions of her · Fragment,' by Ambrose Phil.
lips, Boileau, and Mr. Merivale, 367– Mr.
Merivale's translation of her ode to Ve.
nus, 368–Erinna, 370—Anacreon, 371
-inquiry into the genuineness of the
odes attributed to, 374-Simonides the
younger, 375—his Danaë the tenderest
passage in Greek poetry, ib.-- Mr. Ro-
bert Smith's version of it, 376– Bac-
chylides, 377.


Hacket, Bishop, his motto, 70.
Halford, Sir Henry, his · Essays aud Ora-

serve the British Navy from the earliest

to the present Times,' 126.
Kyan, Mr., his patent for the prevention of

dry-rot. See Dry-Rot,


tions, read and delivered at the Royal
College of Physicians; to which is
added an Account of the Opening of the
Tomb of Charles I.,' 175. See Death ;

and see also Madness.
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181, 184,

Head, Captain C. F., his Eastern and

Egyptian Scenery, Ruins,' &c., illustra-
tive of a journey from India to Europe;
with remarks on the advantages and
practicability of steam-navigation from
England to India, 212. See Steam Na-

vigation to India.
Hatim Taï, a romance, translated from the

Persian, by Duncan Forbes, A.M., 506.
Hawtrey, Mr., his directions in the con-

struction of the Alcaic stanza, 364.
Hebert, 37, 43.
Herbert, Sir Henry, his character of Shir-

ley's plays, 6.
Heine's Reisebilder, or Pictures of Travel,

quoted, 33.
Hippocrates, account of his visit to Demo-

critus, 188.
Holland, policy of England towards, 523.
Horace, accuracy of his portraits of mad-

ter, 69.

ness, 183,

Houchard, General, 40.
Houstoun, Mr., his incidental discovery

concerning the speed of canal boats,

Huguenots, their intolerance of the pas.

time of dancing, 61.
Hulls, Jonathan, the real inventor of the

steam-boat, 213.

Labour, Professor M'Culloch's dictum con-

cerning, 150.
Lafayette, 33.
Landlords. See Church and the Land.

Language, effect of, upon national charac-
Le Vasseur, Mémoires de René de la

Sarthe, ex-Conventionnel, 29—the work
a fresh instance of French fabrication, ib.
-the editor, M. Achille Roche, sub-
stantially the author, 30—the work an
apology for the period of the French
revolution called the reign of terror,'
31- the Champ de Mars in May, 1790,
33— Bishop Talleyrand, ib.—Lafayetle
and the fusillades in 1791, ib.-lhe mas.
sacre at Paris, in September, 1792, ib.-
character and situation of the Girondists
at the opening of the French Conven-
tion, 31-the Feuillans, ib.—club of the
Jacobins, 35-trial and condemnation
of Louis XVI., ib.-Vergniaud's vote
for blood, ib. bis speech on the 'appel
au peuple,' 36 - Marat, “l'ami du peu-
ple,' ib.-bis sincerity, ib.--Hebert and
Chabot, 37-the gold of Pitt, ib.-deal-
ings of successive governments with the
Jacobin club, 38—execution of the Gi.
rondists, 39—the author's defence of Ci-
tizen Egalité, ib.—and of Robespierre
and the Mountain, ib-General Hou-
chard, 40-the author's mission to the
army, ib-Danton, 41-Camille Des.
moulins, ib.-Fouquier Tinville, 42—
establishment of sans.culottism, ib.-de-
cree of the Convention acknowledging
the existence of a Deily, 45-picture of
Robespierre's government, ib.-law of
the 22nd Prairial, ib.-history of the
9th Thermidor, 46-downfall of Robes-

pierre, ib.
Liverpool, Earl of, sketch of, and of his ad.

ministration, 333.
Louis Philippe, king of the French, 11, 161

470, 473.
Lowe, Sir Hudson, 489.

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Knolles, the historian of the Turks, Dr.

Johnson's eulogy on, 285-character of

his history, 286.
Knowles, john, his · Inquiry into the

means which have been taken to pre-

Macaulay, Mr., his attempt to make the


upper classes in France responsible for entitled French Wines and Politics,'
the crimes of the revolution, 162-cha- Professor M'Culloch's dictum concern-
racter of his speeches in Parliament, ib. ing labour, 149-story entitled 'For
M'Culloch, Professor, his paradox concern- Each and for All,' profits and wages,

ing absenteeism exposed, 148—his dic- Nanny White and old Joel, 150-Miss
tum concerning labour, 150.

M.'s exemplification of the phenomena
Madness, 181—Sir Henry Halford's Essay of money; mouse skins and mammoth

‘On Shakspeare's test of insanity,' 181 bones, 151-Moore's 'She Politician,'
accuracy of Shakspeare's delineations

ih.--parting advice to Miss M., ib.
of mania, ib.--Horace's portraits of Massinger, his Luke, and his Sir Giles
madness exemplified to the lise, 183– Overreach, 14.
Hamlet, his criterion of madness, 181, Matthew, Patrick, his “Treatise on Naval
181-cases of monomania, 184-in-

Timber and Arboriculture, with Critical
stance related by Orfila, ib.-Damien, Notes,' 125. See Dry. Rot.
ib.-Villemain and Goethe on the cha.

May, Thomas, his panegyric on Shirley, 4.
racter of Hamlet's inadness, 185-mental Mazas, M. Alexandre, bis Mémoires pour
malady described by Burton, 186--ils servir à l'Histoire de la Révolution de
first stage, ib.-variety and individual 1830.' See French Revolution of 1830.
clearness of Shakspeare's Jelineations Merivale, J. H. Esq., his edition of Blaod's
of mental malady, 187-melancholy of Greek Anthology, comprising the Frage
Jaques, ib.—the grave-digger's scene in ments of early Lyric Poetry, with spe-
Hamlet, 188-ihe lighter species of cimens of all the poets included in
melancholy exemplified in Burton's ac- Meleager's Garland. See Greek Lyric
count of Hippocrates's visit to Demo- Poetry.
critus, ib.—Scott's Clara Mowbray, an Merivale, Mr. jun., his translation of a
example of the retiring melancholy, 190 fragment of Bacchylides, 378.
the 'roving melancholy' described, Middleton, Thomas, 'bis dramas charac-
191-Madge Wildfire, ib. -Ophelia, ib. terized, 14.
-Lear, a study for the pathologist, Milton, ll.
192—progress of his madness, 192, 198.

Mirabeau, M. Dumont's Souvenirs de, 155
Madras school, one of the principles of, 47.

character of, 156.
Malcolm, Sir John, his Sketches of Persia, Montluc, Marshal, his commentaries one

of the most characteristic work in any
Marat, Jean Paul, 'l'ami du peuple,' 36. language, 68.
Marryat, Captain, his novels characterized, Moore, Thomas, his 'She Politician,' 151

-his · Epitaph on a Tuft-bunter,' 231
Martineau, Miss, her "Illustrations of

Political Economy,' 136-ihe work a
monthly series of novels on political

economy, ib.—the authoress an Unita-
rian, ib.-her praiseworthy intention, Neff, Felix, pastor of the High Alps, Me-
ib.—but unfeminine and mischievous moir of, and of his labours among the
doctrines on the principles of social French Protestants of Dauphiné, a rem-
welfare, ib.-plan of the work, ib.-the nant of the Primitive Christians of Gaul;
fair writer's account of her owo doings, by William Stephen Gilly, M.A., 47 -
ib.-outline of story the first, ' Life in the biographer's benevolent exertions in
the Wilds,' 137—of “The Hill and the behalf of the Vaudois, 48-first account
Vallev,'138-of. Demerara,' Miss M.'s received by him concerning Felix Neff,
doctrine of property, 139—of · Ella 49—Nefi's birth and education, ib.
of Garveloch,' prolificacy of herrings his early aspirations for military fame,
and bannocks, anticipated over-popula- or for scientific research, 50-publishes
tion, the preventive check, 140-the at sixteen a treatise on the culture of
Manchester Strike,' 143—story of trees, ib. -enters as a private into the
"Cousin Marshall,' abomination of poor- military service, ib.-quits the service
laws, alms-houses, lying-in hospitals, and prepares for holy orders, ib.-re-
&c. 144— Ireland,' Mr. Tracey and Mr. ceived into the church as a proposant,
Rosso, Sullivan, Dora, and Dan, Miss ib.-employed three years in this ca-
M.'s grand panacea, 145—her defence pacity in the neighbourhood of Geneva,
of Professor M Culloch's exploded para- 51-invited to Grenoble, ib.-supplies
dox concerning absentees, 148—story at Mens the place of an absent pastor,

51-difficulties he had to contend with, her hints on the first attack of the Re-
ib.- his visit to Vizilie, 52-appointed form mania, ib.
pastor-catechist, 53-repairs to England | Piti, gold of, 37.
io obtain ordination, 55-ordained in a Pliny's doctrine on the origin of the dry-
chapel in the Poultry, ib. -returos to rol in timber, 127.
Mens, 56—appointed pastor of Arvieux, Poland, policy of England towards, 527.
in the department of the High Alps, 58 Political Economy, Illustrations of. See
-Neff's manse described, 59-his mul- Martineau.
tifarious duties, ib.—his enmity to sports Pope, Alexander, his double rhymes, 253.
of every kind, 61-description of the Porchester, Lord, his zeal in the cause of
village of Dormilleuse, ib.—and its in. humanity towards animals, 81.
habitants, 62-Neil's exertions for their 'Port Admiral ;' a Tale of the War, by the
amelioration, 63—his death, and cha- author of 'Cavendish,' 485.

racter, 77-value of his example, ib. Portugal, policy of England towards, 528.
Nicopolis, memorable battle of, 294. Prayer-ineetings, their sure tendency to
Novels of Fashionable Life, 228---feminine produce spiritual pride, 77.

novels of the last three or four seasons, Present and last Parliaments, containing
229—their merits and defects, ib.--the authentic results of the various Polls.
life they represent not the actual life of See Refurm Bill.
any class of society, ib.-fidelity with Prinsep, G. A., his ' Account of Steam-
which they represent the tracasseries of Vessels, and of Proceedings connected
The Environs, 230-occupied with the with Steam-Navigation in British India,'
cravings of little people for the notice of 212. See Steam-Navigation to India.
the great, ib.-Their true key-note, 231 Proposants, practice of receiving theolo-

Recollections of a Chaperon,' edited gical students into the Church as, re-
by Lady Dacre, ib.-story of Milly and commended, 50.
Lucy,' 16.-story of `Helen Wareham,' Psalmody, indolent neglect of by the
237—Mrs. Thomas Sheridan's Aims Church of England, 74.
and Ends, 241-her tale of 'Oonagh Public library, reflections on a, 98.
Lynch,' 246.



Pachomius, St., his disapproval of the pas-

time of dancing, 61.
Paoli, General, anecdote of, 115.
Parker, Richard, the mutineer, his dying

declaration, 503.
Parliamentary Reform. See Reform Bill.
Passing-bell, Shirley's beautiful lines ou a,

Patriotism, use and abuse of the word, 47

-Dr. Johnson's explanation of, ib.
Pearson, George, his · Evenings by Eden

Side' quoted, 78.
Persia, customs and manners of the women

of, and their domestic superstitions,
506, 512.
Piozziana ; or, Recollections of the late
Mrs. Piozzi, with Remarks, by a Friend,'
247-the work a tissue of ordinary
twaddle, 247—and extraordinary blun-
ders, 249—Mrs. Piozzi's erudition,
ib.-her story of Bosworth Field, 251–
her anecdote of Wilkes and Dr. Johnson,
ib.-her age ascertained, 252-Pope's
double rhymes, 253—Streatham col-
lection of portraits, by Sir Joshua Rey-
nolds, ib.Mrs. Piozzi's Diary, 254-

Recollections of a Chaperon, edited by

Lady Dacre. See Novels of Fashion-

able Life.
Reform Bill, 255—workings of the Bill,

256 — overthrow of Tory, and extension
of Whig nomination, ib.-composition
of the new House of Commons, 258–
case of Malton, 259—case of Tavistock,
260_effects of the Bill in other places,
263-other anomalies, 265—' recom-
mendations,' 266–Mr. Hume's mis-
sionaries, ib.-repeal agitation in Ire-
land, 267—diminution of the right of
suffrage in the old cities and boroughs,
268-character and conduct of the new
House of Commons, 269-'Nomination
Boroughs,' 271— Party in Parliament,
272-ibe ministerial party incapable,
without the help of the Conservatives, of
conducting the ordinary affairs of the
state, 274-members called to account
for their votes, 275-deputations to
Downing Street for the repeal of taxes,
ib.-increase of petitioning, 277--coin-
cidences between these times and the
crisis which preceded the great rebellion,
ib.-meridian sittings of the House of


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