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Register of the Weather for July,. 482 II. Ternant's Indian Recreations,

High Water at Leith for August, . ib. Vol. III. consisting of Thoughts

Sketch of the Military Geography on the Effects of the British Go.

of Spain,

483 vernment on the State of India :

Proceedings of the Werxerian Natu- with Hints cencerning the Means

ral History Society, ..

of Improving the condition of the

Monthly Memoranda in Natural His- Natives of that country,. ... 517

tory,

487 New Works published in Edinburgh, 519

Population of the Principal Cities Scottish Literary Intelligence, ib.

and Towus in Scotland, according Literary Intelligence, English and

to the Return of 1801,

489 Foreign,

ib.

History and Description of the City Memoirs of the Progress of Manu.

of Carlisle, concluded, .

490

factures, Chemistry, Science, and

Report concerning Forresteries, &c.

the Fine Arts,

522

in Scotland, anno 1680,

ib. Improvements in Aberdeenshire, 525

Account of Books committed to the

POETRY.

Flames, suppressed, or censured, 492

Letters from Gen. Washington, to a Address, spoken at the Royal Aca-

high literary Character in London, 495 demy, Inverness, by Mr Carey, 526

Account of Maynoott. College, 496 Jupiter and the Frogs,

$ 27

On the Characters of Plutarch and Sonnei,

Tacitus, by Toornas,

499

To a Lady,

ib.

Observations on the Introduction of

Moonlight Scenery into Poetry,

HISTORICAL AFFAIRS.

and the Effects the Contemplation Affairs in Spain,

529

of Nature by Night has on the hu. --British Orders in Council,

544

man Mind, ...

... 561 Trial of Lieut. Gen. Whitelockc con-

Account of Manuscripts in the Scotch cluded, .

555

College at Paris,

505 - Sketch of the Life of General

Oncertain Forms of Despotism which Wbitelocke,

534

prevail in the Savage Statę, 508

Account of Fowls-Heugh, near Stone.

Scottisi CHRONICLE.

baven, . :

512 His Majesty's Birth Day,

555

SCOTTISH REVIEW.

Military Intelligence,

ib.

d. Saville's Dissertations on the Ex- University of Edinburgh,

ib.

istence, Attributes, Providence, Ecclesiastical Appointments,

556

and Moral Government of God; Marriages,

ib.

and on the Duty, Character, Se.

Births,

curity, and final Happiness of his Deaths,

557

Righteous Subjects, a

514 Stocks and Markets,

560

State

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State of the BAROMETER, in inches and decimals,

and of Farenheit's THERMOMETER, in the open air, taken in the morning before sun-rise, and at noon; and the quantity of rain-water fallen, in inches and decimals, from June 26. to July 25. 1808, in the vicinity of Edinburgh.

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High Water at Ler
For AUGUST 1808.

Morn. Even
Days. H. M. H. M
M. 1 9 36 10
Tu. 2 10 34 11
W, 3 11 32
Th. 4 0 1 02€
Fr. 5 0 55 1 21
Sa. 6 1 48 2 12
Su. 7 2 37 3 0
M. 8 3 24

3 46
Tu. 9 4 9 4 31
W. 10 4 53 5 14
Th.11 5 36 5 58
Fr. 12 6 20 6 42
Sa. 13 7 5 7 28
Su, 14
7 51

8 14 M. 15 8 38 9 2 Tu. 16 9 27 9 52 W. 17 10 18 10 43 Th. 18 11 9 11 35 Fr. 19

0 1 Sa. 20 0 27 0 54 Su. 21 1 20 1 46 M. 22 2 12

2 38
Tu, 23 3 4 3 30
W. 24 3 56 4 23
Th. 25 4 50 5 17
Fr. 26 5 44 6 12
Sa. 27 6 40 7 9
Su. 28 7 37 8 6
M. 29

8 35 9 4
Tu, 30 9 32 10 0
W, 31 10 27 10 55
MOON's PHASES
For AUGUST 1808.

30.

Barom. Thermom. Rain. Weather. June

M. N. In. Pts. 26 30. 52 62

Cloudy 27 30.1 52

67

Clear
28 30.2

52
72

Ditto
29 30.3 52 71

Ditto 30 30.25 55 71

Ditto 91 30.2 55 73

Ditto
2 30.15 56 67

Ditto
3 30.1
57 73

Ditto
4
30.
65

Ditto
5
30.02 50 67

Ditto
6 30.02 55 70

Ditto 60 65 0.01 Showers 8 30. 59 69

Clear
9
30.02 53 68

Ditto 10 30.03 56

71

Ditto li 30. 63

72

Ditto 12 30.1 60 78

Ditto 13

29.98 62 14 30.1 60 80

Ditto 15 30.11 58 73

Ditto 16 30.05 | 58 64

0.1 Rain 17 30. 58

77

Clear 18 30.1 59 77

Ditto 19 29.9 58 67 0.02 Showers 20

29.8. 59 70 0.5 Rain 21 29.75 55 71 0.01 Showers 22 29.8 52 70

Clear 23 29.9 59 74 0.01 Showers 24 29.95 55 60

1.56

Rain 25 29.84

58 71 (1.25 Rain

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Apparent time at Edinburgt.

D. H. M, Full Moon, 6. 9.53. morn. Last Quart. 14. 8. 29. morn. New Moon, 21. 9.58. even. First Quart. 28. 3.28. even.

Quantity of Rain, 2.45

August 1. Lammas Day.

7. Princess Amelia born, 1783. 12. Prince of Wales born, 1762. 17. Duke of York born, 1763. 21. Duke of Clarence born, 1765.

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