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London, Dec. 25, 1841.
LIST OF EMBELLISHMENTS TO THE VOLUME.
Those marked thus
are Vignettes, printed with the letter-press.
149 152 243 ib.
View of the Interior of the Mausoleum at Belvoir Castle
Boreham Church, Essex ; and a ruined Font at Barkby, co. Leicester
353 354 496 498 ib. 499 594 639
The erection of Royal Arms in Churches
The Broadway Chapel, Westminster.....
OBITUARY ; with Memoirs of the Earl of Belmore; the Princess Charlotte
of Rohan-Rochefort; Right Hon. Sir R. J. Wilmot-Horton; Rear-Adm.
Day, Esq.; Mr. Christopher Tate ; Mr. Wilks, and John Williams, Esq. 90-104
Bill of Mortality-Markets-Prices of Shares, 111; Meteorological Diary-Stocks 112
and of GARSINGTON SCHOOLHOUSE, Oxfordshire.
John Stafford, LL.D. was made Bishop this particular case. They appear to be
of Humphrey de to be impaled with those of her husband,
A. H. S. in answer to T.'s “ Query for sertion that Ulysses and Diomedes were Heralds” (May Mag. p. 450), sends the the only persons mentioned in the Iliad as following extract from Berry's Encyclo. having ridden on horseback. The expedia of Heraldry (article Quartering), al- pression alluded to in support of this though he doubts whether that work can opinion is ίππων επεβήσατο (Iliad, K. be considered a legitimate authority : 514.) Now, I think this can hardly be “ Where a lady becomes an heiress, or understood to mean that Diomedes rode coheiress, to her mother (which cannot be on horseback ; for, Ist, ittwv éteBroato unless the mother was herself an heiress, and in twv átroßávtes are often used to or coheiress,) and not to her father, which
signify the act of mounting or dismount. sometimes happens, by the father marry. ing from a chariot : for instance, I', 265; ing a second wife, and having male issue
2ndly, the word in twy, being plural, to represent him, she is entitled to her would cause us to infer that Diomedes rode mother's inheritance, and bears a maternal
the two horses ; 3rdly, Ulysses is reprecoat, with the arms of her father on a
sented as beating the horses with his bow, canton, taking all the quarterings which
and again, in verse 527, it is said that her mother, by descent, was entitled to; and when married, her husband bears the What I was Diomedes such an infant as
'Οδυσεύς μεν έρύξε... ωκέας ίππους. whole on an escotcheon of pretence, and
not to be able to beat or restrain his horse the issue of such marriage, after her death, take them as quarterings ; for it should Twv én eBioato again occur, and in the
when he wished ? In line 529 the words be particularly noted, that neither men marrying heiresses, or coheiresse
next line Μάστιξεν δ' ίππους, which cer pectant, nor the issue of such, can bear tainly mean that Diomedes beat the arms in this manner.” T. has searched
horses ; but Barnes says, that in one MS. with much attention the works of Gwillim, he found MáoTiger go 'odvoeùs, which Nisbet, and Edmondson for corroboration reading Clarke in a note approves of, aland confirmation of the foregoing rule, though he gives the former in his text, as but is unable to find any notice taken of he says that the repetition of introvs is