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M A G A ZIN E.

NEW SERIES, No. XL., FOR APRIL, 1828.

EMBELLISHMENTS. À Portrait of the Right Honourable KATHARINE MARY, LADY FORESTER, engraved by DEAN, from a Miniature by Miss E. KENDRICK.

An elegant whole-length Portrait Figure, in an Opera Dress.
An elegant whole-length Portrait Figure, in a Ball Dress.
An elegant whole-length Portrait Figure, in a Home Costume.
An elegant whole-length Portrait Figure, in an Evening Dress.

ib.

LITERARY CONTENTS.
Page

Page ILLUSTRATIVE MEMOIR of the Right The History of George Godfrey, written Honourable Katharine Mary, Lady by Himself

171 Forester

139
Tales of an Antiquary

172 Helena, of Saxe Altenburg.-In Three The Adventures of Naufragus, written by Parts.- Part II..........

143
Himself

173 The Margravine of Anspach ......... 148 The Old Irish Knight

175 The Lady Satirist; or, a Season in Town. The Omnipresence of the Deity ; a Poem, -No. II. 153 by Robert Montgomery..

ib. The Fisherman's Tale

156

Metrical Essays, on Subjects of History
Of the Modern Antique in Poetry 160 and Imagination, by Charles Swain...... 176
The Widow and the Cardinal

162 Pompeii, and other Poems, by James and
Edward Aston

ib. ORIGINAL POETRY. The Seraph's Flight.-By L. S. S. 163

Socrates ; a Dramatic Poem, by Henry
Montague Grover, Esq.........

ib. Stanzas

The Gentleman Cit, a Comedy in Five Acts 177 I'd be a Poetess.-By H. Brandreth, Jun. 164 You bid me Sing

ib.

Captain M‘Naghten's Annotations on the
Mutiny Act

ib. One Thought to Me

ib.
Review of New Music......

...... ib. Stanzas for Music.—By Capt. M‘Naghten ib. Eden Castle: a Ballad

165

English Theatricals.- The King's Theatre 178 Sonnet, to the Moon............

ib. ib.

Drury Lane
Covent Garden

...... 179 CABINET OF TASTE; OR, MONTHLY

COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH AND Fine Arts' Exhibitions, fc.—British In-
FOREIGN COSTUME.

stitution

ib. Opera Dress

180 168

Hobday's Gallery of Modern Art.......
Society of British Artists

ib.
ib.
French Battles

181 Home Costume

ib.

The Diorama.. Evening Dress ib. The Cosmorama..

ib. General Observations on Fashions and Dress 167 British Diorama, Royal Bazaar, &C....... ib. Costume of Paris.........

168
Lough's Statuary

182 Walker's Eidouranion

ib. MONTHLY VIEW OF NEW PUBLICATIONS, MUSIC, THE

LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC
DRAMA, THE FINE ARTS, &c.

INTELLIGENCE.
The Speeches of the Right Hon. George Works in the Press, &C........

183 Canning ; with a Memoir of his Life, by R. Therry, Esq. 170 | BIRTHS-MARRIAGES_DEATHS

184

Ball Dress

ib.

TO SUBSCRIBERS AND CORRESPONDENTS.

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It possesses the

'My Wedding Daywill probably appear at some future period. recommendation of brevity.

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APRIL, 1828.

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LA BELLE ASSEMBLÉ E,

FOR APRIL, 1828.

ILLUSTRATIVE MEMOIR OF THE RIGHT HONOURABE

KATHARINE MARY, LADY FORESTER.

The Right Honourable Katharine Mary, || 1734, Elizabeth, daughter and so e heir Lady Forester, sister of his Grace the of George Weld, of Willey Park, Esq. ; Duke of Rutland, is the second daughter and had issue, a son, George, who died of Charles, fourth and late Duke of Rut- unmarried, in 1811. From this gentieland, by his Duchess, Mary Isabella, man Lord Forester inherited the bulk of daughter of Charles Noel Somerset, fourth his property. Cecil, the second son of Duke of Beaufort. Her Ladyship was Brook Forester, Esq., was the father of married on the 17th of June, 1800, to Lord Forester. He married Anne, daughCecil Weld Forester, Esq., now Lord || ter and co-heiress of Robert Townsend, Forester.

Esq., by whom he had a ron, Cecil Weld, This nobleman, created Baron Forester, || created Lord Forester. of Willey Park, Shropshire, on the 17th His Lordship, as already stated, marof July, 1821, is the descendant of an | ried, on the 17th of June, 1800, the Right ancient and much-respected family. His | Honourable Lady Katharine Mary Man, Lordship is in possession of a grant, ners, daughter of the late, and sister of made by King Henry VIII. to one of his | the present Duke of Rutland. The issue ancestors—John Forester, of Watling of his marriage, are as follows :-1. John Street, in the county of Salop, Esq.—to | George ;-2. Anne Elizabeth ;—3. Elizawear his hat in the presence of his Ma beth Katharine, married, June 17th, 1822, jesty. Sir William Forester, of Dothill,

to the Honourable Robert Smith, only son Knt., his Lordship’s great-grandfather, of Lord Carrington ;-4. Isabella Elizabom in 1665, married Lady Mary Cecil, | beth Annabella ;-5. George Cecil;—6. daughter of James, third Earl of Salis Henrietta Maria ;—7. Charles Robert;bury, by his Countess, Margaret Man 8. Orlando Watkin ;-9. Emelius John ;ners, fifth daughter of John, eighth Earl 10. Selina Louisa ;-11. Henry Townsend. of Rutland. Thus there has long been a

In further illustration of our subject, connection between the families of Man we shall briefly sketch the history of the ners and Forester. William, the issue of ancient and noble family of Manners, this marriage, married Katharine, the paternal ancestors of Lady Forester. daughter of William Brook, Esq. Brook The nobility of the Manners family, in Forester, his eldest son, married, in " right of the heiress of Roos, whom one of No. 40.-Vol. VII.

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