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THE

LITERARY CHRONICLE

FOR THE YEAR 1825 ;

CONTAINING

A REVIEW OF ALL NEW PUBLICATIONS

OF VALUE. AND INTEREST;

ORIGINAL POETRY, ESSAYS, AND ANECDOTES;

AND FORMING

An Analysis and General Repository

OP

LITERATURE,

PHILOSOPHY, SCIENCE, ARTS, HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY, THE DRAMA,

MORALS, MANNERS, AND AMUSEMENTS.

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INDEX FOR THE
FOR THE YEAR

YEAR 1825.

Academy, Royal, Exhibitiou of the, 300, Compruies, new, 90, 563

Innovation, dangerous, 88

O'Higgins, General, 470
317

Connecticut, blue laws of, 145
Institution, British, the, 92, 190

Old

worthy, Jouathan, letters of, 200, 350,
Accomplishments, female. 838

Conscience, the power of, 772

Insurance Companies, view of the, 835 442, 509, 554
Aderstach, the rocks of, 25

Cookery of our ancestors, 170
Ireland, Sunday Walk in. 187

Panjait, the, 455,
Adrertisements, singular, 697
Cordilleras, the, 119

Two Days' Journey 10, 428, 459 Panorama of Edinburgh, 237
Airice, travels ia, 350

Corn Monopoly, evils of, 701
Irish Peasantry, 3

-, Mexico, 829
Alexaner, Emperor, aneedutes of, 831 Corporation Print, 718

Customs, &c. -18

Paper, historical notice of, 753
America, the southeru states of, 40 Cossacks, anecdotes of the, 194

the ancient, 440

Paris in London, 142
scenery of, 329
Costume, theatrical hints on, 253
Italian Novels, 114, 152

Parry, Mr. JH, memoirs of, 125, 189
Anatomical Iuvention, singular, 223 Country town, the, 75

James I., manners of the court of, 803, 825 Capt, Arctic voyages of, 687, 700,
Andes. tbe. 119
- Beauties and Authors, 695 Jacour, Chevalier de, anecdote of, 531

719
ANECDOTES. BOX MOTS, &c. in Creation, picture of the, 766

Joint Stock Conversation Society, 168 Paul's School, St., 61
every Namber

Martin's picture of the, 762 Joseph and his Brethren, Arabic tradj.
Annual Biography, its piracies, 87
Crohoore of the Billhouk, a tale, 244

St, proposed alterations around,
tion of, 344

667
Aay Lay Book, the, 139

Crusaders, armoury, &c, 474
Juvius! who was, 502, 617

Peninsular War, anecdotes of the, 52
Apothecaries bill, on the, 268

Cuba, account of, 326
Jury, Grand, on the, 825

Pennie, Mr., mewoir of, 795
Ardennes, aecount of the, 162

Day by the Danube, 161

Johnson, Dr , letter from, 588
Åre, Joan of, 673
Death, on the punishment of, 595

Peonsylvanin Hospital, 60
Jones, Paul, bravery of, 610

Petersburgli, St., amusements at, 974
ASMODEUS, the Rambles of, 50, 76, 124, Dead, burning of the, 840

Jesuits, conspiracy of the, 66S, 682, 698,

police at, 274
218, 254, 283, 333, 380, 460, 780

Decameron, Illustrations of the, 842

827

Pictures, the two, 757
- Queries avent, 205
Deguty, M., account of, 44
Jews, restoration of the, 735, 764

Pilgrimage, the, 348
a card from, 557
Deity, on the personification of the, 796 Kakabikka, falls of, 172

Pisa, amusements at, 533
Assurance, Essay on, 235

Denon, Baron, memoir of, 300

Kent Indiaman, on the loss of the, 585 Pius VII, character of.722
Life, rates of, 836
Dentists, a bint to, 43
Ketch, Jack, origin of, 792

Plague at Marseilles, 263
Astrology. Sunith's defence of, 754 Deserter, the, 587, 604

Kneller, Sir Godfrey, letters of, 363, 377 POETRY, original, in every nopuber.
Aarora Borealis, singular, 2

Diorama, the, 220
Knox, John, monument to, 603

Pompeii, excavations at, 623
Authors, entertaining and interesting. 268 Doe, Jobu, a tale, 278

Lacepede, Count de, 781

Pope's Letters, 351, 375
August, the fatal 10th of, 837

Dollar, new academy at, 686
Laird of Inches, the, 710

Popery, character of, 393
Babylon, the walls of, 276
DRAMA, notice of, in every Namber Lancashire Custoins, 679

Portnguese Habits, 14
Halloda, ascent, 374
, degraded state of the, 167 Lee Penny, the, 429

Press, the, 130, 155
Binian Tree, extraordinary, 17

- Immorality of the, 375
Levant Company, the, 369

Parsons in South America, 171
| Bastile, taking of the, 211
Dramatic Entertainments defended, 364 Leyden, the relief of, 674

Pyroligneous Acid, on, 158
Barbers, on the decline of, 177

Dress, on the philosophy of, 764
Lieutenant, the, 57

Queensberry Family, anecdotes of the, 42s
Bartholomew Fair, a snog, 690

Druids, magic circle of the, 793

Linquiti, Chevalier, memoir of, 766 Query, geographical, 12
-defended, 503 Dablin, the bay of, 204

Lisbon, customs at, 39

Rail Roads, 776
Bend, history of, 267

- recollections of, 730, 748

LITERATURE and SCIENCE in every Rangoon, mission to, 834
Beauty, the art of, 390

Enrtbquake in Persia, 63

pumber.

Ravenhill, Mr., memoir of, 621
BEE tbe, see the last leaf in every Num. Eddystone Light-House, print of, 637 Literary Gazette, its origin, 188

Regent Street, new chapel in, 430
Edirigton, Bishop, memoir of. G60

Fund, the, 317

Reviewers, the mighty, 817
Belaoui Sarcophagus, the, 221
Edinburgh, High School, 799

Institutions, on the taste fur, Revolution, French, listury of, 513,337,
- Mrs., letter from, 237
Education, remarks on, 291, 822, 838

705, 779

552, 565
-'s Egyptian Tombs,
222
of the people, on the, 654 London Bridge, 396

Rhodamaldi and Geraldine, 92
Bell, Lady, ber pictures, 222
Egyptians, arts of the, 276

City Institution, 591

Richter, J. P.P., memoir of, 781
Blenheim, account of, 393
Emigration to South America, 646

and Paris contrasted, 29

Rio de Janeiro, account of, 97, 244
Beter versus Stockdale, 445
Englishman in France, the, 177

Winter and Women, 104

Roche Abbey described, 71
Babemian story, a. 746
Eugland in 1824, Politics of, 636

Principal Companies, 567 Rochester Cathedral, discoveries at, 94
Ermbay Bazaar, 320

Epitaphs, curious, 127

Longuetanne's Cunnynge Advertyzer, Rout, the, 796
mode of life in, 345
Esquimaux, the, 49

253

Royal Institution, 821
Bonaparte, anecdotes of, 55, 65, 67, 131

Eternal Fire, the, 1
Lovers, ill fated, 57

Rufus, William, character of, 457
184, 203, 215, 233
Excursion, a country, 653
Louis XV., Anecdotes of, 337

Russell Institution, the, 814
Bondoo. people of. 546
Fairs, observations on, 618

XVI, coronation of, 346

Russia, travelling in, 293
Battle Hill, legend of, 146
Fall of Algiers, origin of the opera of, 78 -, trial and death of, 552

Sacrilege, French law against, 170
Betzaris Marco, 477
Fanaticism, extraordinary, 657

anecdotes of, 817,836

Salem and its Museum, 620
Bende. Mr., lectures of, 104

Faraday, Mr., lectures of, 58
Lyra, infant, the, 442

Salishury Crags, 601
Bravo, General, anecdote of, 781
PINE ARTS, see the respective subjects Mammoth Skeleton, 639

Sailors, characteristic anecdotes of, 37
Brazil, account of, 97

Fleet Street, improvements in, 12
Manners, difference in, 713

Sauctuary, bistory of the, 807
Borde's Caarch, St. Window in, 820 Foote, Miss, and her admirers, 10 Man of the Moon, the new, 127

Savonarola, the fanatic, 265
British Artists, Society of, 206, 220, 255

Fragment, a, 682
Franklin Institute, the, 764

Margnte, view of, 637
Britons, the ancient, 417

Scott, Sir Walter, conversation with, 501
Marketing, instructions fur, 534

Sebastian's, St., storming of, 787
Britton, Mr, memoir uf, 636

Freemasonry, on, 131

Martin, Mr. and his ridiculers, 508 Self-love tbe best Love, 370
Rece's Original MSS. 608

Fuseli, Henry, memoir of, 284
Mechanics Institution, London, 591 Sergeant's Rings, origin

of, 165
Harmere, account of the, 771

Gallery, British, the, 45, 541

Memory, improvement of the, 539, 553 Settle, the artist, 71
customs of the, 834
Gentlemen, Society for Idle, 331
Mendelsohn, memoir of, 196

Sex, on the treatment of the, 51
Priests, 834
Gentility, the manja for, 138

Metropolis, improvements in the, 608 Shakers, account of the, 394
Bal, a practical, 33

Genius, Mr. Pennie on, 108
Mexican Mioes, riches, 307

Shakspeare Forgeries, the, 110
Batlles for 1825, 775

George IV., apecdote of, 762
Mexico, panorama of, 829

-'s Chair, 140
Barning Well, acconnt of a, 199

Georgia, South, account of, 763

Miaulis to bis Crew, a Greek song, 70 Sheridan, R. B., avecdotes of, 641, 601,
Barns, the birth of, 91

German Literature, 362
Middleton Dale, account of, 115

696, 715, 725
byron, Lord, his letters to his mother, 28 Gibraltar, description of, 506

Miller, Joe, Redivivus, 179

Sherwin, the engraver, 56
and Southey, ib
Giles, St., Church of, 573
Minas Geraes, account of, 243

Shipping, history of, 631
- Greek medal of, 45
Gurdale Scar described, 71
Mirabeau, anecdotes of, 338

Shoe, the little, a tale, 149
-, anecdotes of, 163, 326, 377
Glastonbury Abbey, 678

Mission to the Barman Empire, 833 Sidmouth Street, church in, 78
last days of, 280, 310
Graham, the aeronaut, ode to, 120

to Cochin China, 839

Skellig Rocks, the, 747
Ode on the death of, 738
Grants, royal, curious, 600
Monday, St., in town, 414

Slave Trade, evils of the, 577, 394, 613,
and Campbell, 206
Greece, picture of, 785
Monk, General, letter of, 20

661
Calendar, the French, 751

Grograins, the, 692
Monkeys, anecdotes of, 151

Smuggler's Petition, the, 318
Pastrophe, the, 124
Hairdressers, gentilities, Se, of, 217

Memoirs of, 777

Soane, Mr., bis soirée, 221
Catholic Chapel, Moorfields, 109 Hand-in-hand Gentility Club, 523 Mont Cenis, a sketch, 33

Society of Arts, premiume of, 365
iniracles, 154, 187
Hamlet, observations on, 681
Monte Video, account of, 571

South Sea Bubble, 101
Charles I., letters of, 690

Havana described, 325
Months, the mirror of the, 801

Sovereigns of the World, the reigning,707
X, coronation of, 363
Hayclid Mine, phenomena of, 115

Memmery for growo Gentlemen, 574 Spain, the war in, 259, 261
Chatsworth described, 116

Heart, the broken, 252

Museum, British. hints for improving,841 Spider, avecdotes of the, 774
Chimney Sweeps' Album, 79
Heath's Views of London, 108

defence of, 827

Spring Time, Balls,

&c., 281
Sweepers and Albums, 140 Hindoo Scenery and Customs, 769 Negro Crimes and Punishments, 620 Stage Troubles not Stage Effects, 74
Charclayard, the, 27

Hippocratic Oath, 175
Netherlands, canals in the, 350

Morality, 109
Clements Danes, St., notice of, 89

Humourist's Will, a, 12
Newby, John, on stage morality, 91 -, on the state

of the, 475
Clorks and Great Coats, on, 58

Ice palace at St. Pelersburgh, 195 NIL-ADMIRARI, the, 76, 349, 429, 557, Somerset Honse, a rhymer's rambla ta,
Cxirane, Lord, anecdotes of, 435, 491 Improvements, new, remarks on, 255, 462 589, 604, 684, 700, 733, 749

397
- Captain J.D, memoirs of, 685 India, mode of life in, 345

remonstrance to the au Steam Packet, the, 42
Combats, ancient and modern, 108 Indians, Amorican, 136, 309, 329,339, 359 thor of, 717

Engine, new, 219
Cona mes Councilman, adventures of a,74 Indian Princes, manners of the, 83 Normandy, antiquities of, 749

Vessels, on, 560
Compendium Stove, the, 79

Infernal Machine, the, 85

Nurse Craft and Nursery Literature, 168 Stourtov, Lord, murder bg.a, 356

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