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accomplishment of them, 4, 5; the 308 ; genuineness of the Trachinize
obvious duty of British Christians, in doubtful, ib.; Pbilocteles the most
the present day, 5, 6; remarks as to perfect of the author's tragedies, ib. ;
the probable mode of benefiting the circumstances of the pieces, and er-
really pious in France, 6,7; duty of tracts, 308, et seg:
the agents of British religious socie- Daniell's meteorological essays and ob-
ties, in their intercourse with the servations, 133, et seq. ; prognostics
pious agents of foreign societies, a- of Theophrastus, 133, 4 ; meteorology
mong the Romanists, 7,3; timidity assumes the character of a science by
of the author in his mode of treating the labours of Saussure, De Luc, &c.
his subject, 10, 11; his objection to 134; important atmospheric observa.
one of the fundamental regulations of the tion of Pliny, ib.; anthor's experiments
Bible Society, 12, 13; plan recommended to elucidate the relation of air to
by the author, in distributing the Sacred vapour, ib.; apparatus used for ob-
Scriptures, 13; a sect in France who taining with accuracy the dew point,
follow the opinions of Mad, de Stael, 135; description of the author's hygro-
14; opinions of this sect, ib ; pro- meter, 135, 6; mode of using it, 136;
bable advantages that would result its npplication to the purposes of a weather
from disseminating a concise history glass, 137, 8; best hours for making
of the church in that country, during diurnal observations, 139; other sub-
the last seven centuries, 16.
jects treated of by the author, ib.
Cottle's strictures on the Plymouth An- Dartmouth's Lord, noles, on Burnet's his-
tinomians; see Antinomians.
tory of his own lime, 489. 491.
Cromwell, Godwin's remarks on his charac- Dekhan, new arrangements of its terri-
ler, 204, 5.
tories, after the late wir, 356, See
Crowther's critical dissertation on Acts India.
xvii. 30. 452, et seq. ; the author's opia Dibdin's library companion, 417, et seq. ;
nion of the meaning of the passage, 452 ; his statements of the merits of his
his inference, 452, 3; the tendency of own book, 417; anecdote of Mr. Up-
the passage a plea for Christian mis- colt and the Evelyn lelters, 418. 9. ;
Evelyn's Kalendarium discovered, 419;
Cunningham's sermons, 154, el seq.
author's remarks on Robert Hall, and
Customs, female, in India, of colouring their the Eclectic Review, 419, 20; his high
nails, teeth, &c. 557.
eulogy of Hyde, lord Clarendon, 421;
proofs of the talent of his lordship for
Dale's tragedies of Sophocles, translated ready invention, 422; the author's esti-
into English verse, 289, el seq. ; Æs- mate of Chamberlaine's portraits from
chylus the father of Greek tragedy, Holbein, 422 ; reason for supposing that
289; character of his genius and some of them are faithless, 423.
composition, 290; contrast beltoeen Drawing-room of the Brazilian court,
Eschylus and Sophocles, 290, 1; origin description of one, 404.
&c, of Sophocles, 292; character of Dubois, ibe Abbé, Townley's answer, and
his plays, ib.; the translator's prefatory Hough's reply to his letters, 61, et
remarks on the dipus Tyrannus, 293, 4; seq. ; remarks on his position that God
improbability in the plot of this piece, bas predestinated the Hindoos to eter-
not noticed by the translator, 295 ; nal reprobation, 62 ; native missi-
monostrophies of this piece, ib. et seq. ; onary society at Serampore, 63;
the translator's criticism on the Edipus Hindoo literary society at Calcutta, 63, 4;
Coloneus, 299, 300; account of the proofs that the influence of the Brah-
death of Edipus, 300; choral odes of mins over the minds of the Hindoos is
the Coloneus, 301, 2 ; translator's prefa. diminishing, 64, 5; religious preju-
tory remarks to the Electra, 302,3; plot dices of the Hindoos shown to be not
of the Chðephoræ of Æschylus, 304; insurmountable, 65; female infanti-
falalisin the moral sentiment of the cide abolished withoat producing any
Greek tragedies, 305; the doctrine of dangerous commotion, ib. ; Hindoo dee
Dicé, or the retaliation of punishinent votees forbidden to droton themselves, ib.;
for crime, another cbaracter of the Brahmins erecuted by the British magis.
Greek tragedies, ih. ; invocation of E- tracy, fur erciting disturbance, 65, 6;
lectra, 306,7; her remonstrance to her Brahmins and Pariahs stand in the line
sister, 307, 8; character of the Ajax, and march together, 66; two instances
of widows saved from burning by
British interference, 66, 7; account of
some further innovations upon ancient
usages, 68, 9; excellent anecdote of
Swartz, 73 ; proceedings of the Roman
Catholic missionaries, ib. and note ;
Hindoo system admils of bloody sacrifices,
71 ; specimen of a translation of the bible,
according to the laste of the Abbé Dubois, 72,
el seg: ; further exposure of the Abbé's
calumnies, 74; state of the schools
for Hindoos, ib; the propagalion of
Christianity in British India, an impe-
rative duty on the East India Company,
75, et seq.; testimony of the author
in reference to the practicability of
the conversion of the Hindoos, in op-
position to the opinion of the Abbé
Duncan's Travels through part of the
United States and Canada, in 1818,
and 1819, 79, et seq. ; result of his ob.
servations, 79; the two most formidable
evils with which America has to contend,
• 80; demoralizing influence of the slave
system, on the whole population among
which it prevails, 80, 1; evil of universal
suffrage, 81; author's opinion of the
cause of the general inferiority of Ame-
rican literatare, &c. 82; character of the
North American review, and of the sci-
entific journal, 83; American univera
silies successful rivals of the Scotch, ib. ;
Tare instances of despatch in printing,
racter of the common-wealth's-men, 194, 5;
Sir Edward Coke, 195, 6 ; fippancy of
Mr. Hume's remarks on Hampden,
Pym, &c. 196, 7; his charge against the
parliamentary preachers disproved, 197;
character of Hampden, ib. ; baseness
and im policy of Charles's abandon.
ment of Strafford, i98; Mr. Fox's re-
marks on Strafford, ib.; author's
opinion of Archbishop Laud, 199;
author's account of the independents,
200; on the different forms of church
government, 201, 2; further account of
the independents, ib. ; on Erastianism,
202, et seq.; characters of Fairfax and
Cromwell, 204, 5.
Government, Church, Godwin's remarks on
different kinds of, 201, 2.
Graham's, Maria, journal of a Voyage
to Brazil, 385, el seq.
Greece in 1823 and 1824, by Col. L. Stan-
bope, 475, et seq. ; the author goes to
Greece as agent of the Greek com-
mittee, 475; stale of parties in Greece,
476; leaders of the three parties, and
their characters, ib. ; account of the exe.
cutive body, 477; the legislative body, ib.;
prefects, ib. ; primates, 478; state of the
Greek church, ib. ; the author's remarks
on the Greek navy, 478.
Guttemburgh, junior, the inventor of
senior, produced the first
printed book, 368.
Earth, the new, Dr. Chalmers on the male-
rialism of il, 166, et seq.
Egyptians, ancient, their hieroglyphic
system, &c. 330, et seq.; see Cham-
Erastianism, remarks on, 202, et seq.
Expenditure, rural, Slaney's essay on
the beneficial direction of, 464, et seq.
Fairfax, Lord, Godwin's character of,
Footpaths, evils fell by the poor, from the
bad state of them, 407; footpaths should
be made on the north or the east side of
The road, 468.
Forest, Brazilian, description of one, 391;
the animal population of it, 392.
Gambold's works, with introductory essay
by Thomas Erskine, 541.
Garden, the peasant's excellent hint con-
• cerning it, 472.
Godwin's history of the common-wealth
*-- of England, &c. 193, el seq. ; cha-
Hall's extracts from a journal written on
the coast of Chili, Peru, and Mexico,
in the years 1820, 21, 22, 40, et seq.;
object of the voyage, 41; appearance
of Cape Horn, ib. ; Bay of Valparaiso,
ib. ; stale of political feeling among the
lower orders of the Chilians, 42, 8c. ex-
pedition from Buenos Ayres against
the royalists of Peru, 44 ; character of
San Martin, 44,5; battle of Maypo,
and restoration of independence to
Chili, 45; San Martin appointed to com-
mand the liberating army of Peru, ib. ;
Lord Cochrane appointed to the com-
mand of the Chilian navy, 46; ad-
mirable intrepidity of some British seamen
under his lordship, in the port of Callao,
46, 7; description of a bull-fight, at
Lima, 47, 8; anecdole illustrative of the
progress of education in this country, 48;
slight sketch of the character and
conduct of Iturbide, 49.
Hampden, his character, 197.
Harris's natural history of the bible, &c.
454, et seq.; remark on the arrangement
of the work, 456; on Adam's naming 171; concluding appeal in a sermon on a
the animals, 456,7; difficulties on this general fast, ib. et seq.; on the man who
subject examined, ib. ; on the Mosaical hath not made God his strength, 173, el
distinction of animals into clean and seq, ; extract from a sermon on an " old
unclean, 459; the author's opinion of the disciple,” 175, 6.
immediate and primary intention of the Hinton's biographical portraiture of the
law, ib. el seq. ; metrical catalogue of the late Rev. J. Hinton, 266, el seq. ; local
birds forbidden to be ealen, 462; diet of peculiarities altaching to Oxford, as the
John the Baptist, 463; author's mistake station of a dissenting church, 267;
respecting the dromedary, ib.
state of the church when Mr. H. under-
Heber's whole works and life of Jeremy took the charge, ib. ; his slalenent of the
Taylor, 17, et seq.; arrangement, &c. result of his practical labours after a
of the present work, 18; some re- ministry of thirty-six years, 268 ; une-
marks on the Rev. H. K. Bonney's quivocal indications of his genuine
life of Jeremy Taylor, 18, 19; cha- spirituality, 269; difficulties occa-
racter of Dr. Rowland Taylor, the martyr, sioned by the constitution of the
20, 21; Jeremy Taylor enters as a college church as being composed of persons
sizar, 21; great change that has taken differing on the subject of baptism,
place in respect to the intervals between 270, 71; remarks on the subject of
the domestics and the other members of a strict communion, 272, 3; hostility
family, 21; author's remarks on some from persons inimical to evangelical re-
questions connected with the dissenting ligion, 273, 4 ; courage of Ms. Ainton
controversy, 22, et seq. ; objections to in a case of imminent danger, 274, 5.
his statements, 24, 5; letter of Jeremy • Historyes of Troye,' the first book
Taylor to Evelyn, on the death of two printed in the English language, 370.
children, 25, 6; on Jeremy Taylor as Holbein, Chamberlain's portraits from, rea-
a writer, 26; objections to the pre- son for supposing that some of them are
sent arrangement of his works, 26,7; faithless, 422, 3.
character of his life of Christ, 27; Horo, Cape, its appearance, 41.
proved not to be a translation of a Hough's reply to the letters of the Abbé
foreign work, ib, ; his quaint description Dubois, &c. 61, et seq.
of the journey of the Virgin Mary to • How it strikes a stranger,' 440, et seq.
see her cousin Elizabeth, 28; on the Hyde, Lord Clarendon, proofs of his talent
names of Jesus, 28, 9; his work en- for ready invention, 421,
titled, Christian Consolations, 29, 30; Independents, Godwin's remarks on them,
character of his sermons, 30; author's 201,2.
remarks on the style
of preaching ut, and India and the Malwa, &c. 115, el seq. ;
prior to the time of Taylor, 30, 1; Tay- remarks on the two different systems
lor's sermons deficient in regard to of administration, lately in operation
clear views of evangelical doctrine, in British India, 115 ; basty sketch of
31; extract illustrative of his wild, excur- the Brit sh wars in India, 116, 17;
sive style, 31, %; just sarcasm of Dr. description of the Thugs, a predatory people
South on his style, 32, 3; literary of central India, 118; provinces de
character of South, 33; Taylor's ex- scribed by the author, 119; extent of
ordium to his sermon on the validity of a Malwa proper, ib.; its history and ge-
death-bed repentance, 33, 4; contro- ography, &c. 120; singular history of
versy between Taylor and Jeanes, 35; Madhajee Sindia, ib., et seq.; Dowlet
his casuistical writings, ib. ; abuse of Row Sindia, 122 ; family of Holkar,
auricular confession, 36; character 122,3; admirable administration of
and style of his casuistical writings, Ahalya Baée, a female, 123, et seq. ;
37, et seq. ; his remarks on probable account of Jeswunt Row Holkar, 125,
arguments,' 38; author's opinion of his the period of trouble, 127; Ameer Khan,
• Ductor dubitantium,' 39.
leader of the Pindarries, 127, 8; tragi-
Hervey's Australia, &c. 567, et seq. ; cal dealk of the beautiful princess of
extract, 568,9; the serenade, ib.
Odeypoor, 128, 9; administration and
Hieroglyphics, Egyptian, see Cham- death of Toolsah Baée, 129; short ac-
count of the Puar family, 130; origin
Hill's, Rev. Noah, sermons, 154, el seq. ; and history of the rajahs of Bhopal, ib.
the author's remarks on preaching, 170; el seq.; Zalim Singh, regent of Kotal,
subjects of the present series of discourses, 132,3; texture of the Anglo-Indian go-
vernment in India, 342; circumstances
that have tended to produce the pre-
sent enlarged state of British India,
ib. ; its late dangerous state from the
Pindarries, ib.; military force of these
freebooters, ib.; place of their resi-
dence, ib. ; their irruption into Guzerat
and Bengal, ib.; native powers in sub-
sidiary alliance with the British, 344;
provisions of this alliance, 345; in-
sincerity of the Peishwah, ib. ; dis.
position of other princes protected
but not subsidized, towards the British,
ib. ; states not connected by alliance
with the British, ib.; disposition of their
chiefs, ib. ; instructions to expel the
Pindarries from Malwa, 346; neces-
sity of a controlling power in central In-
dia, ib.; measures pursued by the Mar-
quess Hastings, 347; he advances to
Scindiah's capital, ib. ; dissolution of
the Pindarree force, 348; revolt of
the Peishwa and defection of the Nag.
poor Rajah, ib.: hostile proceedings
of the Poonah Mahrattas, 348, 9;
siluation of Poonak, 349; engagement
near Kirkee, 349, 50; retreat of the
Peishwa and surrender of Poonab,
351; hostile conduct of the Nagpoor
Rajah, ib. ; siluation of the residency,
ib.; commencement of hostilities, 352 ;
dangerous state of the company's forces,
352, 3; successful gallantry of the
troops under Capt. Fitzgerald, ib.;
surrender and deposition of the Rajah,
354 ; remarks on the correctness of
their proceedings against the Peishwa
and the Rajah, ib., defeat of Holkar
at Mebeidpoor, 355; utter destruc-
tion of the Pindarrees, 356; new ar-
rangement of the territories of the
deposed chiefs, ib.; remarks on the
justice and policy of them, 357;
general reflections on
state of India, 358; battle of Meheid-
poor, as described by Mr. Wallace, 529;
ils success owing to the bravery of Sir
John Malcolm, ib.; capture of the fort
of Talnier by Sir Thomas Hislop, 530,
31; execution of the Killedar, 531 ;
do adequate justification of this tragi-
cal event as yet given, ib. ; question
relative to the mode of government to
be adopted in the present enlarged
state of our Indian empire, ib.; Lord
Wellesley's plan of subsidiary al.
liances, ih. ; remarks of Sir John Mal-
colm on our present condition, 532;
the rising formidable opposition to the
efforts of Christian Missionaries, 533 ;
plan of Mr. Wallace to locate the
converted Hindoos on the waste lands,
ib. ; instances of the bravery of the Por-
tuguese in India, 534, 5; M. Say's re-
marks on the erroneous opinions pre-
valent respecting India, 535; stability
of the British power in India, against
any European invader,536; his opinion
of the probable permanency of British
supremacy in India, 537 ; monument
erected to the memory of Mr. Cleveland,
by the governor general and council of
Indian, American, character of, 395, 6;
their general habits, ib.
Innes's Christian ministry, 538, el seq. ;
author's design in the present work,
539; extract from Baxter, 440.
Institution, African, eighteenth report
of the directors of it, 275, et seq. ;
progress of the schools at Cape Coast,
276; improvement of the colony at Sierra
Leone, ib. ; remarks on the unhealthiness
of the climate, 277; increase of trade
with the interior, ib.; lucrative trade in
gold, ib. ; improvement of the colony since
the abolition of the slave trade, ib. ;
horrible details of the slave trade, as
still connived at by France, Spain,
and Portugal, 278; combination a-
mong them to put to death every Eng-
Jish officer belonging to the navy who
migbt fall into their hands, 279;
course of the Barneel, or Bahr-al-Nil,
Jeanes, Henry, his controversy with
Jeremy Taylor, &c. 35.
Jews, their strong attachment to the
land of their fathers, 239; obstacles
to their conversion diminished, 241;
estimate of their number in different
countries, 260, et seq. : none in Cy-
prus; reason of it, 264; See Wolf's
Johnson's printer's instructer, &c. 366,
et seq. ; book madness, 367; account
of the Author, 368; Guttemburgh,
junior, the inventor of printing, Gut-
temburgh, senior, produced the first
printed book, ib. ; reflections on the art
of printing, 368, 9; caution of the first
printers, 369; policy of the priests, ib.;
Caxton the first printer in England,
370; The Historyes of Troye,' the
first book printed in English, ib. ; the
printer's instructions in regard to points,
372, 3; Dr. Hunter's remarks upon the
punctuation of copy for the press, 373 ;
remarks upon casting off copy, ib. ; on
unintelligible toriting, 374; correcting,
374 ; upon stereotype and machine Parts V. VI. VII, 206, et seq.; lite-
rary qualifications of the author, 207 ;
Joboson's sketches of Indian field on the term ' authentic,' ib. ; the au-
'sports, 553, et seq. ; disingenuous thor's mode of treating the subject of
quotation froin Sir Wm. Jones, in- authenticity, in reference to the sa-
tended to shew the inexpediency of cred writings, 208 ; his reasons for
sending missions to India, 554: the adopling this mode, 208, 9; the his-
field sports of India, practised by the torical evidence for the authenticity,
Mahommedan natives, 555; Shecarries, &c. 209; credibility of the New
a lot Hindoo caste, live by catching Testament, 210; the books that we
birds, hares, &c. ib. : mode of taking now possess as the works of the evan-
them, 356 ; description of the Pariahs, gelists and apostles, were actually
ib.; female customs of colouring their composed by them, ib.; the correct
hands, nails, eye brows, and teeth, 557. notion of integrity, as related to credi-
Jobn the baptist, remarks on bis diet, bility, ib. ; remarks on 1 John 5,7; bigh
qualifications of the writers of the new
Jones's charge delivered to the clergy testament, 211; the actions ascribed to
of the archdeaconry of Merioneth, our Saviour could not have been recorded,
if they had not been true, 212, 13;
Judaism, said to be the most rarely ab- question of miracles considered,
jured of all religions, 240.
213; definitions of a miracle, ib.;
character of the miracles of the
Kalendarium, Evelyn's, discovered by new testament, S13, 14; Hume's argu-
Mr. Upcott, 419.
ment against miracles, 214; Bishop
Keitb's sketch of the evidence of pro- Marsh's reply, 214, 15; reply of Pa.
phecy, 185, et seq. ; great importance ley, 215; the term authentic not
of the evidence of Christianity sup- applicable to all the books of the old
plied by prophecy, 185; prophecy testament, 216; all the llebrew scrip-
equivalent to a miracle, 186 ; subjects tures as they existed in the time of
of the prophecies treated of in this our Saviour, received the sanction of
his authority, ib. ; the Jews did not
Kempis's, Thomas à, imitation of corrupt the old testament writings, ib.;
Christ, translated by Payne, and in- remaining subjects to be treated by
troductory essay by Dr. Chalmers, the bishop, 217.
541, et seq.
Martin, San, his character, 44,5; re-
stores independence to Chili, 45 ;
Literature, American, cause of its general appointed to command the liberating army
inferiority, &c. 82.
of Peru, ib.
Loans, small, to the poor, great imporlance Martius's travels in Brazil, 385, et seq. ;
of them, 469.
London, impressions of Mr. Burke on his Martyn's, Henry, twenty sermons, 154,
first visiting it, 317.
London and Paris, 417, et seq. ; design Matthewes's last military operations of
of the work, ib. ; description of a chil- General Riego, &c. 381, et seq. ; ac-
drens' 'bal costumé,' 448; mode of con- count of the final defeat of Riego's forces,
ducting the Parisian' soirees,' 449, 50 ; 382; capture and death of the Gene-
general effect of Parisian society on the ral, ib.
Maximilian's, Prince, travels in Brazil,
Lowth, Dr. on the origin of scripture
Meheidpoor, battle of, as described by
Lyon's private journal of the Heckla, Mr. Wallace, 355, 529; see ludia.
during the recent voyage of discovery, Ministry, Christian, by W. Innes, 538,
98, et seq.
Miracles, question of, considered, 213;
Malcolm's memoir of central India, in- definition of a miracle, ib.; Hume's
cluding Malwa and the adjoining pro- argument against, 214; reply to il,
vinces, 115, et seq.
Malwa, proper, its extent, 119, et seq. Montpeusier, memoir of the duke of,
Manual, the bible teacher's, Part III, by written by himseif, 427, et seq.; part-
Mrs. Sherwood, 376, el seg.
ing scene between the author and his late
Marsh's, Dr. course of lectures, &c. father, the duke of Orleans, 427; their