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In · April 1798. MR. BOULTON'S FOR RAISING WATER. Pet-like mouth of which is placed fe as M Ander the title of Menu Patents

, we ANY of the inventions which, to meet the current: in this fituation the

valve being open, a current passes thrcuga have presented to our readers, however the pipe of equal velocity with the cor. ingenious, have been capable of only a

rent of the stream: if the valve be ther fingle application, and that often of but suddenly closed, the recoil of the current little importance. The discovery, how- will force open the valve of the vertical ever, of new powers or principles of pipe, through which will rush

a columa motion, readily applicable to a variety of of water : the force of the recoil foon luimachinery, and a variety of uses, is of liding, the vertical column will preis en such incalculable consequence in a coun

the valve at its bottom, and cause it to try like our own, elevated into the first close the end of the vertical pipe, in rank among the nations of the earth, by be detained. The horizontal valve being

which the ascending column of water will the multiplicity and excellence of its manufactures, as to cause a new æra, not

then opened, the current will recommence only in those arts which are immediately through the horizontal pipe, and upon benefitted by them, but in the general closing the valve a recoil will happen 23 prosperity of the country. The late

before, and an additional quantity of Sir Richard Arkwright's splendid inven

water will rise in the vertical pipe : by a tions have opened a road to wealth, and repetition of this process, the water riling fupplied materials for conierce that have through the pipe will overflow into any crowded with population districts before vessel placed to receive the water,

forming fcarcely inhabited. The Steam Engine a perpetual pump. The contrivances by of Messrs. BOULTON and WATT, be - which this inftrument is made to draw fides materially aiding a vast variety of water, from a depth below that of the our manufactures, has been the means of impelling current, and to raise it to ang rendering accessible to us, a large portion height, will be mentioned hereafter

. of mineral treasures, which, without this The uses to which this engine may be instrument, could never have been pro

applied, are various: besides the railing cured. We are happy in being able to

of water for the use of brewers, &c. it notify to the public, a discovery that may be employed in railing water from promifes, in importance, to be only, and the sea for ialt works, 'in draining perhaps scarcely inferior to the two above marshes, and pumping ships, and supply mentioned. On the 30th Dec. 1797, a

ing with water those canals that are care patent was granted to MATTHEW BOUL- ried over or by the side of rivers, TON, of Soho, for an Apparatus and Method of raising Water and other Fluids. The MR. ECKHARDT'S FOR CRAIRS. principle of action in all these machines On January 16, 1798, a patent was may be illustrated by a description of the granted to A. G. ÉCKHARDT, Esq. most simple of them: in our next number, F.R.S. &c. for a new method of mak. however, we hope to be able, by the ing chairs, ftools, &c. aslistance of plates, to give a tuil and ac.

Where the chair seats are round, the curate account of the various ways in proposed improvement consists in fixing which this principle may be employed.

the seat within the frame, on a pivot, lo A horizontal pipe is formed of iron or

as to enable it, when the top screw is any other substance fufficiently strong, taken out, to turn round easily, and the toto expanding at one end like the mouth of a

fides of the seat being covered with dif. trumpet, and at the other furnished wiili ferent materials, by turning the feat, the a valve that may be opened or thut at

chair may be converted from a common pleasure : near this smaller extremity is

one to a beft. If the seat is square, at its let in a vertical pipe, at right anyles to juncture with the back, a hinge is fathe horizontal one, furnitheel at the junc- stened, mpon which the feat, and two or ture with a valve opening upwards, and three others that are concealed in the open at the other end. This machine is back will readily move, and by letting let down into a stream of water, so deep down the different seats, the chair may as to cover the horizontal pipe, the trum- be made to allume as many different ap

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REVIEW OF NEW MUSICAL PUBLICATIONS.

THE favourite Song and Duet

in the Stran “ Faint Heart never won fair Lady," a fager. The Song fung by Mrs. BLAND vourite sea-song sung at the royalty theatre, and the Duet by Mrs. BLAND and Miss by Mr. Burrows, composed by Mr. SaunderLEAKE. 29. 60. Longman and Broderip. fon. Price is. Longman and Broderip. The first article in this little publica. fuited to the style of the words, as to be

The melody of this work is fo für tion is an air sweetly plaintive, and remarkable for its natural fimplicity. ii fufficiently vulgar and common-place. We is printed in score, and furnished with 2 SAUNDERSON has, on other occasions,me

delight to praise where we can, and Mr. part for the piano forte. Accompanied rited and shared our approbation ; but in on that inftruinent with the second violin part, which is in the arpeggio ftyle, it is has overstepped the proverb, and, by too

“ Faint Heart never won fair Lady" he productive of a very interesting effect. The duet, which is also given in score, great a confidence in his talents, been bepoffeffes great liveliness of melody, and trayed into a llovenliness, that does not the two parts are fo adjusted as to-do fupport the character we have before given

him. much credit to the harmonizing skill of its composer, Mr. Shaw.

The favourite Overtute and Songs in Joan of " Would we had never met." An admired Arc, as performed in the theatre-royal Song composed by J. Filsin. 15.

Covent Garden, composed by W. Reeve. Longman and Broderip.

Price 6s.

Longman and Broderip, This air is written with much ease, The overture and songs of this ballad and is calculated to please as a piano-forte are, for the accommodation of the public, font. The passages in general accord printed separately: we shall therefore with the sentiments of the poetry; but treat of them in the same way, and speak we are obliged to except that of the two of them as detached articles. The overclosing notes given to the words “ it ture is bold and lively in its opening, and died," which certainly would have been most of the passages are pleasingly con. more expressive in the octave below. ceived; the relief afforded to the first Twelve Divertimentos for the Piano-Forte movement, by the introduction of the

and Pedal Harp, with an Accompaniment oboe and bassoon in the relative minor of of 'wo French Horns and Tamburinos (ad the original key, is judicious, and renders libitum), composed by 7. G. Ferrari. Op.21. the return of the subject particularly los. 6.

Longman and Broderip. Atriking. The theme of the rondo is no After a minute examination of these vel and engaging, and the whole piece, divertimentos, we have the fatisfaction we think, forms an excellent practice for

to be able to pronounce them elegant and juvenile performers on the piano-forte. i scientific. These are written on various “ Affection warms the leart," sung by plans; some comprizing two movements, Mrs. Mountain, is expressively let; anú others only one, and that sometimes very the harp accompaniment, which is equally short and familiar. Indeed, for the molt adapted to the piano-forte, greatly height. part, they are rather calculated for juve- ens the general effect.

* Hang war, nile than advanced performers, and by hang care," is an air and chorus. The attentive practice mult produce much melody is easy and familiar, and the parts improvement. The accompaniments, are put together with as much theoretical which are separately printed, are adjusted skill as we generally find in productions, with ccnsiderable judgment, and greatly of this nature. "' Fictorious la Pucelle," add to the general effect.

sung by Mrs. Clendining, is bold and Jockey; a Scottish ballad, the melody from simple in its style, and, to Mr. Reeves's

Little Fanny's Love ; sung by Mifs Leake, great honour, reminds us of some of the the words by S. Arnold, jun. Price 13. pleasant sterling melodies of Arne's time.

Longman and Broderip. iIn realms of bliss," sung by Mifs The melody of “ Little Fanny's Sims, is an air of which we cannot speak Love" is so well suited to the words here in terms of commendation; we do not given to it, that we have reason to suppose find in it any of the character which the Mr. ARNOLD wrote them to this music. words require, nor the least trace of The sentiment, measure, and style of the agreeableness or originality.

" Lie ftill, poetry are happily consulted, and the re- my trembling heart," is imprellávely ima. lule of the whole is a novel and pleasing gined, and conveys the senle of the words ballad.

with great truth and propriety. "Your MONTH. Mag. No. XXX.

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Review of New Mufical Publications, miastrel arks a subje&t's tear," fung by racter, and to de credit to the tafte of its Mr. Incledon, is animated, and the compiler. We find in the present numchorus with which it cunoludes, produces ber, a favourite air in the ballet of Delja. 2 bold and striking effect.

ments Militaires, “ Cold blew the wind, ** Three Sonatas for the piano-forte, in which by GIORDANI, a pleasing ballad, and a

are introduced as rondos, “Viva rette le duet, by Mozart, and the celebrated vezzoje," " The Dutchess of Athol's dance introduced by Mademoiselle Bossi Straípey," and an Irish air, composed by and Mr. GENTILLÍ, in “ Little Fanny's T. Haigb. Price 6s.

Rolfe.

Love." Mr. HAIGH has written these sonatas « Forlorn I seek the Giert scene," a canza in fo simple and familiar a style, as to ren nct, by Peter Pindar, set to music by M:. der them particularly eligible for young Surte. Price 18.

Preiton and Soe praditioners

Viva tutte le Vezzofe, We are sorry not to be able to speak which he has introduced in the first piece, of Mr. Suett's present effort in the the “ Rendo dane Ecofoi,e" in the second language of praise. We can neither dif. and the Irish air in the third, are worked cover any thing of character in the me intu excellent piano-forte moveinents, and lody, nor the traits of science in the dif are calculated to pleate the untutored, as polition of the bass. In a word, compowell as the cultivated auditor. Indeed fitions like this are precitely calculated to we cannot dismiss this article without expose the want of genius, taste, theory, complimenting Mr. HAIGH on the address and every thing but the vanity of thining with which he has acquitted himself in in a profession foreign to the qualifications this serviceable little work, and expressing of the author. our wish, that he may be encouraged, by “ The Death of Robin.” Price is. its sale, to produce some further specimens

Preston and Sos. of his kill in this userul style of writing.

The different circumstances of the No Almonza and Aura," a celebrated ballad, death and burial of poor robin have been

as sung at the nobility's concerts, com. most successfully attended to by the corn. posed by T. Haigh. Price is. Rolfe. pofer of this little piece. The words,

“ Almonza and Aura" is an elegant « I, said the fly, with my little sye, little air. The passages Aow melodiously “ who'll dig his grave ?". " who'll toil into each other, and form that beautiful the bell?" and " hark! that's his knell," whole for which the cultivated ear always are expressed with particular force and listens. The bass is, if we may so express propriety, and the whole forms an engag. ourselves, more masterly than judicious; ing exercise for the voice and pianeit is sterling in itself, but not perfectly forte. in style with the melody; the admirable Two favourite Marches, composed and ded:fimplicity of the latter would have been cated to Sir John Sinclair, by 7. N. 2z betier consulted by an under part, more

Price is. Holland and joses. (paringly einployed.

These marches, though not of first-rate * The poor little Robin," a celebrated fong, excellence, l'ank far above the generality

as sung at the theatre-royal Covent Gare of this species of compofition. Some den, for the piano-forte, violin, or German what of the true martial ityle pervades the Aute, written and composed by an Amateur. first of the two pieces, and the second is Price is.

Rolte. characterised by an attractive spriginiiT melody of this little effort is nefs. agreeable, though not formed throughout “ Divine Harmony," being a collection of by the Arict rules of composition. The plalm and hymn tunes, in score, combass, we are obliged to observe, is in posed by the late Rev. Pbucion Horics, M. A some places ill chofen; but the effc&t is To which are added, four psalm tunes, at the same time to adinissible to the ear, composed by the late Rev. Thomas Sharf, that only a master can detect its impro

M. A. the whole arranged and public pricties. We have sufficient marks of by Jobs Page, of St. Paul's cathedral. talent in this amateur to be induced to re

Riley. commend him to the further study of mu

We have examined the scores of cheie lical theory; le certainly polleftes much tunes, and find them adjusted with the ease of fancy, and, by proper affittance, judgment which bespeaks the theoretical would probably find himself qualified to proficiency of their respective authors

. produce some valuable compositions.

The work, taken in the aggregate,

fornis ** Apollo et Terplichore,” No. 4, continued

an excellent collection of church meio. morchly. Price is.

Ruife. dies; and by its familiarity and simpli. 'This collection, which professes to con city, is admirably adapted to the Sunday tain the moit celebrated songs, duets, ron

use of private families. des, &c. continues to maintain its cha.

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Price 45.

BIOGRAPHY.

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and Publishers who defire a correct and early Notice of sbeir Works, are intreated 10 transmit copies of ibe lane. ANTIQUITIES.

the morbid Appearances on Directions, big ANTIQUITIES of lonia, part 2; publihed Jibn Haslam, 38.

Rivingtons. by the Society of Dilletanti, large folio, A third Differtation on Tever, part 1, with plates. 31. 135. 60.

Nicol. containing the history and method of treats

ment of a regular, continued fever, suppoúng Earl Moira, by a Son of St. Patrick. 25. 68. it is left to pursue its ordinary course, by C.

Harding. Fordyce, M. D. F. R. S. 45 Johnson A new edition, greatly enlarged and im Remarks on the Fifula Lacbrymu es, with proved, of the General Biographical Dic the description of an operation different from tionary, in 15 vols. 8vo. 51. ss.

that commonly used, and cafes annexed, but Robinsons, &c. James Warz, surgeon, 35.,

Dilly. A new edition of M'Cormick's Life of Burke, with a portrait, 4to. 185. boards. The April Fashions of London and Paris;

Lee and Hurst. containing seven beautifully coloured figures The History of the Reign of Shah Allum, of ladies in the actually prevailing and moft: the present Emperor of Hindoftan, containing favourite dreiles of the month: intended for, the transactions of the court of Delhi for 36 the use of milliners, &c. and of ladies of years, by W. Francklin, 4to. 11. 4s. Faulder. quality and private families residing in the

country: to be continued monthly, price 75:64. The Mysterious Marriage, a play, in three' per month. Hookham and Carpenter. acts, by Harriet Lee, 25.

Robinsons. Selections from the most celebrated foreign He's' Much to Blame, a comedy, as it is Literary Journals, and of her periodical Pube acted at the theatre-royal, Covent Garden, lications, 2 vols. 8vo. boards, 26s. Debrett.

Robinsons. Aftefied Tax A& for 1798, fully explainThe Stranger, a comedy, freely translated ed, by Dr. Trusler, 6d. By field and Co. from Korzebue's German comedy of Misan Memoirs of the Literary and Philosophical thropy and Repentance, is. 6d. Dilly. Society of Mancheiter, vol. 5, part 1, wich A series of Plays ; in which it is attempted plates, 6s.

Cadeli and Davies. to delineate the stronges passions of the mind, The Fashionable Cypriad; in a series of each passion being the subject of a tragedy letters, wich anecdotes, occ. &c. 4s. and comedy, 8vo. 6s. Cadell and Davies.

Henderson. * Don Carlos, a tragedy, translated from the

NOVELS. Cerman of Frederick Schiller. Harding. Waldorf; of the Dangers of Philosophy, EDUCATION.

by Sophia King, 2 vols. 6s. Robinsons. Geographiæ Antiquæ Principia ; or, the Canterbury Tales; containing the history Elements of Ancient Geography, by R. Per- of the two Emilys, by Sophia Ler, auchor of kins, jun. Is. 6d.

Johnson. the Recess, &c. vol. 2, boards, 7s. A Key to the classical Pronunciation of

Robinfons. Greck and Latin proper Names, in which the Clermont; a tale, in four volumes, by words are accented and divided into tyllables R. M. Rocbe, 14$.

Line. exa&ly as pronounced, by Fobn Walker, 5s. Phedora; or the Forest of Minski:. by boards. Robinsons. Mary Charlton, 4 vols. 18s.

Lane, Exercises upon the Rules of Construction Stella, founded on a recent event in private of the Spanish Language; consisting of par- life, translated from the German of M. Goethe, {ages extracted fron the best authors, with

Hookham and Co. references to the rules of Spanish grammas, More Ghosts, 3 vols. 1os. 6d. Lane. by the Rev. Don Filipe Fernandez, A.M. 2s.6d. Edmond Oliver, by Cbarles Lloyd, 2 vols. Wingrave. 12mo. Ss, boards.

Lee and Hurit. The Plan of Education pursued in Mrs. He would be a Peer, 2 vols. 12mo. <3. Landen's academy, Han's-place, Sloan-ftrect, sewed.

Lee and Hurt,
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Symonds. A complete View of the Chinese Empire,

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Cawthorn. The Natural History of the Year; being MEDICINE.

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Johnsori. inflammatory Difeafes, by B. D. Parkins, A.M. fon of D. Parkins, of North America, the A Chapter to the English Multitude, by discoverer, 25. 6d. Johnson. One of tbe People, is.

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Rivingtons. The Names of the Nobility, Gentry, and

POLITICAL &CONOMY. others, who contributed to the defence of the A View of Agricultural Oppreffions, and country at the time of the Spanish invasion of its Effects upon Society, by Thomas Malin 1588; with a brief account of their spirited ters, jun. 2s.

Jordan and patriotic conduct on that occasion, 4to. A Proposal for supplying London with

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Becket Aufrere, esq. is. Cadell and Davies. A Plan for the Improvement of the Ports

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Dilly. W. Hodges, engraved by 3. Midland, 20 it- The Question, as it stood in March 1798, ches by 30, four guineas, coloured. 6d. Faulder.

Hookham and Co. An Inquiry into the State of the Public

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Arch. Bell. Mary, the ofier-peeler, by a Lady, 4to, Three Plans for paying off the National

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Richardsons. other distortions in the legs and feet of chilAn authentic Copy of the Duke of Bed- dren, intended to thew under what circumford's Speech in the House of Lords, March stances they are curable, or otherwise, with 22, on his motion for the removal of his thirty-one cases, that have been successfully Majesty's minifters, 6d.

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