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CHAMBERS'S

EDINBURGH JOURNAL.

NEW SERI E S.

CONDUCTED BY

WILLIAM AND ROBERT CHAMBERS,

EDITORS OF CHIAMBERS'S EDUCATIONAL COURSE,' INFORMATION FOR THE PEOPLE,' &c.

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FAMILIAR SKETCHES AND MORAL

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ESSAYS.

Church, the Old,

304 Italy, Modern, a Tale of,

233

Page Daisy and the Star, the,

96 Jose Juan, the Pearl Diver,

45

Aurora, Putting out the, 270 Earth, the Cry of the,

336 Lagoma, a Tale of the Coast of

Authors, Calamities of, .

129 Education, National (Words Africa,

261

Book-Borrowing,

175 worth),

400 Lameter, the, an Irish Story,

129 Fly, to the Lace-winged,

Calamities of Authors,

293

250 Liars, the School for,

Calamities, Great,

305 Gift, the,

164

48 | Love and Fidelity,

80

17 Happiness,

Mantle of Love, the,

Circumstance,

14

Comedy, a, in a Courtyard, 306 Hope ; from the German of Schiller, 272 Matin Bell, the, a Tradition of

64

355

Portugal,
[Conquests)--Historical Tableaux, 49 Life-a Sonnet,
'289 Life, the Three Stages of, 224 Moral Alchemy, the,

231

Constancy and Consistency,

Contributor, the,

330 Mother's, the, Call,

352 [New-Year, å Story for] — The

320

33 Portrait, the,

Curiosity,

3

Doctor's Family,
Delusions and Illusions,

374 Robert Bruce Crowned by the Partners for Life, by Miss Toul-
273

112
Countess of Buchan,

min,
Dislike, Frequent Cause of,

127
Early Rising,
239 Serenade-for Music,

131

288 Patroness, the,

Fireside Myths,

321 Song of the Sword,

45

32 | Pearl Diver, the,

Forgetfulness,

369 Sonnet -On hearing the Clock

115

Sculptor of Bruges, the,

387

France, Young,
strike at Midnight on the 31st

276

Son, the Only,

Funeral at Sea,

59

of December, by Leitch Ritchie, 15 Stanislaus, the Daughter of,' a

144

56 Stanzas, by Rufus Dawes,

Fature and Present,

Story,

101

High and the Humble, the,
353 Swing, the,

208 Story for a Winter Fireside, by

32

49 Sword, Song of the,

Mrs Crowe,

84

Historical Tableaux-Conquests,

-Serfdom,
209 Three Stages, the,

223

224 The Broken Chess-Pawn,

-Tutelage,

81 Tower, the Round,

208 Truth and Honesty – For the

Impostures, Playful,

97 Vagrant, the Old, by Béranger, 303 Young,

351

Wang Keaou Lwan, a Chinese

Leg, the Mysterious,

145

177

Tale,

179

Life, What is,

Many-Childed, a Rally for the,

Wealth of Contentment, the,
338

30
Moral Economics,
385

Wife, the Heroic--[Madame Du-

TALES.

portail],

68

145
Mysterious Leg, the,
Myths, Fireside,
321 All for the Best,

387
Young France,

341

One and AN,

241 [Andrea Messer) - The Sculptor

Playful Impostures,

97
of Bruges,

115

Present and Future,

56 Antoine Galland,

150

Putting out the Aurora, 270 Aunts, the Two,

34 BIOGRAPHIC SKETCHES.

Seotland, My Return to,

257 [Chinese Tale) — Wang Keaou

Seotticisins and Solecisms, . 401

Lwan,

Count Confalonieri,

141

(Serfdom) – Historical Tableaux, 209 Circumstance --[An Incident in Crowther, James, the Naturalist, 215

Social Meetings,

217 Real Life],

17

Gardiner, William, the Botanist, 248

Sapernumerary Class, the,

1

Constancy,

323

Jones, Richard Robert, the Lin.

(Tatelage]–Historical Tableaux, 81 Contentment, the wealth of, 30

guist,

347

Waiting for a Commission, by an Contrabandista, the-A Mexican

Lafitte, Jacques,

89
Irishman,

124
Tale,

403 Martin, Sarah, the Prisoners'
What is Life?
177 Count' van Hom, a sketch of By Friend,

313

Working Classes, Condition of, 353

202

gone Times,

169 Richter, Jean Paul,

You Would Like Him, if You Courting in French Hollow, 415 Yorke, Philip, Earl of Hardwicke, 280

Knew Him,

273 Daughter of Stanislaus, the, a

Story,

101

Davie Campbell, an Incident of
the last War,

301

MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES OF IN-

POETRY.

Doctor's Family, the, a Story for

STRUCTION AND ENTERTAINMENT.

the New-Year,
Affection, a Match of, by Mrs Fisherman, the,

53 | Advertising, Fortunes made by, 159
Abdy, ·
256 Gaiety and Gloom,

193 | Ætna, Narrative of the Ascent of, 188
• Book-Keeping,' the Art of, 176 Great, the Truly,

47 [Alternate Generation)-A New
Brother Man, by Goodwyn Barmby, 240 | Homes, the Two, a Story for Wives, 242 Chapter in Natural History,

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American Indian Sketches, 26 Foreign Commerce of Great Bri Nature at War, 24, 39, 90, 228

344

Ancient World, the,

tain,

155

295 Nemesis in China, the,

Anglo-Indian Ladies,

213 Fortune's Wanderings in China, 299 Nightingale, the,

409

Ansted's Ancient World, 344 Fun, the Age of,

73 Northampton, Marquis of, his

Arden, the Forest of,

6 Gardiner's Botanical Rambles, 248 Soirée,

264

Art-Union, the,

95 Genius, Instinct of,

360 Old School, the,

256

Astronomy,

Copernicus and, 274 Germany, Home Life in,

382 Omoo, the Island-Wanderer,

Baker, the Paris,

255 Glacier of the Col du Géant, 205 Opposition, Curiosities of,

197

Bar and Bench, Anecdotes of, 167 Gold is Exporting--Money will Overland Journey Round the

Bench, Pleasantries of the, 138 be Scarce, .

367 World,

370, 405

Béranger, Poetry of,

303 Gold-making Delusion, the, 57 Pacific, Life in the, .

338

Bicêtre, Visit to the, 20, 71, 105 Governesses? Institution in Lon-

Painting, a, Three Miles Long, 395

Black-Fishing,

28 don,

329 Peru, Silver-Miners of,

310

Booksellers,

87 Government Appointment Hunt Philosophers, Follies of,

314

Botanical Rainbles, by w. Gar-

ing,

223 Pleasantries of the Bench, 138

diner,

248 Gweedore, Facts from, by Lord Poets and Flowers,

363

Brahmin, an Enterprising, 191 George Hill,

10 Poets, the Homes and Haunts of

Bread upon the Waters—[The [Hardwicke, Earl of]--Fortunes

-{Howitt’s),

121

Water-Nut],

9

of Philip Yorke,

280 Porter's Progress of the Nation, 152

Britain, Progress of, .

152 Health, the Merit of Good, 394 Prison-Visiting—Sarah Martin, 313

Burton's Lives of Lord Lovat and Health, Public,

60 Progress of the Nation (Porter's), 152

President Forbes,

266 Highland Glens, Shutting up of, 40 Quack Advertisements,

62

Butchers, the, of Paris,

319 Home Life in Germany,

382 Ragged Schools in Liverpool, 93

Butler, Mrs (Fanny 'Kemble]— Houses of the Working-Classes,

142 Rags,

22

A Year of Consolation,

365 Howitt's Homes and Haunts of Rats of the Châtelet,

271

[Chambers's Journal] – Fifteen the Poets, .

121 Royal Society's Soirée,

264

Years Ago,

15 Human Body, Temperature of the, 29 Russia, Demidoff's Travels in

China, Fortune's Wanderings in, 299 Ice,

260 Southern,

393

Chinese Tale, Translation of, 179 Idiots, Treatment of, at the Bi Sandwich Islands, Sir George

Chinese War and the Nemesis, 155 cétre,

20, 71, 105 Simpson's Account of,

405

Col du Géant, Passage of, 205 India, the English in,

118 Sanitary Agencies in Nature, 290

Colonial Trade of Britain, 349 Industrial Schools,

399 Savage, Character of his Life, by

Column for Young People-

Industrial Schools in Dundee, 161 Johnson,

65

Mary's Pets,

143 Ingoldsby and his Legends, 107 Scotticisms and Solecisms, 401

Truth and Honesty,

351 Instinct of Genius,

360 (Serfdom]-Historical Tableaux, 209

Commerce of Britain with Fo [Ireland, Conquest of]-Histori-

Simpson's, Sir George, Journey

reign Countries,

295 cal Tableaux,

49 Round the World,

370, 405

Cominission, Waiting for

it, by Japan, British Intercourse with, 375 Slave System of England, 316

an Irishman,

124 Johnson and Savage,

65 Small Country Papers,

59

Confalonieri, Count, Death of,

141 Kings, Poor Relations of,

286 Social Facts, a Few,

199

Consolation, a Lady's,

365 Köhl's Travels in Denmark, 251 Social Improvement, Efforts at,

281

[Consumption]—Public Health, 61 | Lafitte, Jacques,

89 Social Meetings,

217

Consumption, Visit to the Hos Lamps, Perpetual,

29 South's, Dr, Household Surgery, 411

pital for,

246 Land, a Word on,

113 Spain, Gatherings from,

135

Copenhagen, the Museum at, 75 (Lark, the]-Sketches in Natural [Spring] – Delusions and Illu-

Copernicus and Astronomy,

274 History,

148 sions,

374

Correspondents, Our, 77, 221 Life-Assurance, Sturrock on, 158 Stammering, Hunt's Cure for, 233

Count Van Horn, the,

169 | Linguist, an Extraordinary, 347 Sun, the Central,

99

Cunningham, Allan, Poetry of, 352 Literary Sycophancy,

31 Surgery, Household,

411

Curious, Facts for the, '111, 253 London an Antiquated Town, 232 Tartars, a Peep at the,

326

Darien, Trip across the Isthmus London Lodgings, Recollections Temperature of the Human Body, 29

of,

284 of,

173 [Townspeople]—Public Health, 61

[Dearth, the Anticipated]—The London, Notes on, by an Outside Trade, the Colonial, of Britain, 349

Wolf at the Door,

379 Barbarian,

232 Travellers' Tales,

200

Demidoff's Travels in Southern [Longevity]-Public Health,

61 Vagrancy, Anatomy of,

42

Russia,

393 Lovat, Lord, Burton's Life of, 266 Vital Statistics of Edinburgh,

Denmark, Köhl's Travels in, 251 Medical Discovery, New, 140 [Water- Nut, the]- Bread upon

[Disease, Causes of, in Large Mexican Revolution, Sketch of a, 184 the Waters,

9

Towns]--Public Health, . 62 Miller's, Hugh, First Impressions Westmoreland, Walks in,

Dog, the, of Brussels,

79 of England and its People, 357, 378 Whalers, American,

268

Drowped, to Recover the Appa Miners of Silver in Peru,

310 Wilderness, a Settlement in the, 238

rently,

383 (Mississippi, Scenery of)-A Paint Wolf, the, at the Door,

379

Drunkenness, Facts respecting, 199 ing Three Miles Long, 395 Working - Classes-Dwellings for

Dundee, Two Days in,

161 M'Culloch's Statistical Account the,

414

Dwellings for the Working-Classes, 414 of the British Empire, 295, 349 Working Classes, Dwellings of, 142

Edinburgh, Vital Statistics of, 126 M'Kenney's Sketches of the Ame Yorke, Philip, Fortunes of, 280

Education, Government System rican Indians,

26 | Zoology, Patterson's Introduction

of,

297 | Money will be Scarce - Gold is to,

109

Electric Agencies, Remarkable, 172 Exporting,

367 Zoology, Stray Notes in, 317

Electric Telegraph, Whimsicali Moral Economics,

385

ties of,

77 Mortality, Bills of, '.

373

England and its People, First Im Mosses and Lichens, Musings

pressions of,

357, 378

among,

183

ANECDOTES AND PARAGRAPHS.

Ether, Fresh Facts About, 398 National Industry, Progress of, 236

Ether, Inhalation of,

140 Natural History, a New Chapter in, 54 Abattoirs of Paris,

Facts for the Curious, 111, 253 Natural History, Sketches in Adams the Astronomer, Origin of, 288

Fifteen Years Ago-(Chambers's Lark, the,

148 | Adventure with a Lion,

176

Journal };

15 Mosses and Lichens, the, 183 Affection,

Fireside Chit-Chat-

Nature at War, 24, 39, 90, 228 Anecdote of Mr Topping,

The Duties of Property, 186 Nightingale, the,

409 Anecdotes of the Bar and Bench, 167

Flowers and Poets,

363 Palm Family, the,

333 Animals, Self-devouring,

Follies of the Wise,

314 Stray Notes in,

317 Anomaly, a Strange,

Forbes, President, Burton's Life Natural History for the Young, 109 Anxiety, Effects of too much,

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of, .

266 | Natural Sanitary Agencies, 290 | Apparel,

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Arts derived from the Works of Gooseberry, the,

224 | Peasantry in Persia,

368
Nature,
32 Hair, length of the Human, 400 Persian Peasant, the,

368
Baby Trade Opened,
192 Happiness and Riches,

384 Phosphorescence in Fungi, 288
Bane of the Town, Boon of the Health, Effects of Light on, 64 Poet, the,

240
Country,
272 Hindoo Genius, .
63 Poor, the Labouring,

48
Bar, Anecdotes of,
167 Hong-Kong,

320 | Poor and Rich,
Bat, the Vampire,
384 Horse, Value of a Dead, in Paris, 64 Post-Office, Facts on,

208
Bedrooms, Hints about,
112 | Houses, the Sin of Building Un Pride and Humility,

144
Beet Bread,

159
wholesome,
176 Progress,

288
Bench, Anecdotes of,
167 Human Action, Theory of, 336 Publication, Expense of,

32
Bread, Ripe,
128 Human Progress,

15 Refuse of Towns, Value of, 160
Bridges, Hanging, of South Ame Humility and Pride,

144 Rich and Poor,

14
rica,
287 Inconsistency, an,

176 Schlabrendorf, Count, Narrow Es-
Canine Instinct, Mysterious, 160 Infanticide, Wholesale, in Man-

cape of,

400
Clock, the First Striking,
144 chester,
304 Sea-bathing,

400
Cotta, Dr,
384 Instinct, Canine,
160 Self-devouring Animals,

48
Country and Town,
272 Intemperance,

256 Self-Education-Richter's Plan of, 64
Crime, Penalties of,
48 Jewish Character, the,
272 Self-knowledge,

320
Cultivation, Terrace, in China, 368 Jews in India,

47 Singing in Greece, Criminality
Curry,
192 Labour, Pleasures of,
240 of,

336
David Rhys, Chief Musician to Light, Effects of, on Health, 64 Slander,

224
the Queen of the Fairies, 111 Lion, Adventure with a,

176 Smoking, Consequences of, 63
Education, the, which Hallows Literary Blunders,

192 Solar Heat,
Existence,
80 Machinery, Effects of,
336 Speakers, Fluent,

15
Eggs, Novel Use of,
272 | Machines, Care of Animate and Spider's Thread, the,

80
Escape, a Narrow,
400 Inanimate,

368 Steam-Boilers, Incrustations on, 368
Exaggerations,
400 Manx Superstition,

80 Tea-drinking in Chiloe,

320
Facetiæ- It's not Fair,

80 Merchant, what he should be, 304 Tea, Strengthening Properties of, 64
Fairies, Chief Musician to, 111 Metaphor, a Dislocated,

160 Terrace Cultivation in China, 368
Fishes, Music of,
207 Natural Clothing,

96 Town and Country,

272
Fluent Speakers,
15 Needle, the,

160 Unhealthy Districts, Character
Fungi, Phosphorescent, 288 Negro Children, Sale of,

176
of,

208
Future, the,
191 | Nothing in Vain,
112 Vampire Bat, the,

384
Gas - Burning, Effects of, on

Pantaloons, History of,
144 Wives, Search for,

304
Health,

62 | Pauperism, Comparative Statis Working-Man's Need of Literary
Gas, Infancy of, .
384 tics of,
352 Culture,

128

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