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to the poor of the whole district; and the merchant, in whose district such unlawful trade is carried on, shall not only be authorized to give information thereof, but also, in the absence of the magistracy, shall have power, with the assistance of people employed for the purpose, to lay a sequester on the goods, on condition of his immediately requiring the magistracy to take a legal survey and estimate on the same, and thereafter to proceed in the cause to its conclusion, according to agreement, and at the expence of the person implicated.

According whereto, all persons have to conduct themselves. Chamber of Taxes and Interest, 23rd April, 1792.

(Signed) Reventlow. Hoe. Hansen. Colmornsen. Kolle. Schionning. Wormskiold. Budt. M. Von Essen. Meincke. Hameleff.

JOHANSEN. VORNDRAN. Wadum.

Gundelach,

Clerk.

FINIS.

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*iAHVERj& remarkable boiling fountain, i. 309.
Acerbi, Mr., his account of a vapor-bath in Finland,
i. 317. note.

Adam, Dr., his incorrect account of Iceland and of Hecla, i. 148. note.
'JElna, dates of the eruptions of, n. 107. note.
Agreement, copy of the, between the English arid Ice*

landers, it. 99.
Afretur, n. 136.

Akaroe, visit to the island of, i. 41—birds of, i. 42, 43. Akra-fiel, a remarkable mountain, i. 276, 291. Alca arctica, abundance of, i. 43—its uses among the Icelanders, i. 44.
Almannegiaa, a remarkable chasm, entrance of, 1.101

103—particular description of, i. 207—plants of, i. 116, 209. Althing, the court of civil and criminal judicature,

i. xxii, 105. note.
Anas histrionica, i. 268. Anderson, an historian of Iceland, his absurd stories
respecting the natives of that country, i. 135. Andromeda hypnoides, singular beauty of the flowers
of, i. 85. Angelica Archangelica, 1.191—used as food, i. 192.
Animals, effect of the volcanic eruption of 1783 upoa,

Ii. 228.

Anthoceros punctatus, i. 315, note.
Antiquities, few remains of, i. lxxxiii.

Apn-vatn, i. 126—cold experienced in the vicinity of,
i. 204. Ashes, volcanic, effect of, upon vegetation, IL 225.
Aurora borealis, fine appearance of, i. 349.

Banks, Sir Joseph, i. iii. 61, 70, 159, 210. note—#81,

356—n. 9, 58, 109, 116. note.
Barrow, Mr. his account of hot-springs in the island of

Amsterdam, i. 161. note.
Basalt, i. 35, 93, 267. Bath, remarkable one at Reykholt, i. 311—vapor-bath,

J. 316. ,
Bears, Arctic, their visits to the coast of Iceland, and

the value of their skins, i. 53. t ,. ..Beggars, Icelandic, singular law respecting, i. xviii. note.
Bergman, Professor, i. 142. :..•

Bessestedr, i. 351—miserable state of the school of,

i. 351.
Betula nana, i. 241.
Birds of Iceland, i. 37, 42, 43, 334.
Bishops, residences of, i. 38—present bishop of Iceland,

1.27,87, 38,
Blinde Fugle-Skier, it. 262. note.
Bolus, about the hot-springs of Kreisevig, i. 238, 243.
Borgafiord, journey to, i. 252.
Borrer, Mr., I. 225.
Bory de St. Vincent, i. 101. note.
Botany of Iceland, i. 327.

BouUi, a remarkable mountain, particulars respecting
the interior of, i. 299.
Bright, Mr., I. 72.

Brueraa, passage of the river of, i. 187,
Brydone, Mr., i. 249. . ..•

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Caithness, view of the coasts of, z. 4. V

Canis lagopus, particulars respecting, i. 50.

Cares, supposed new species of, an important article ia

husbandry, i. 304.
Catharinea glabrata, L 24.

Chasms, remarkable ones, near Thingevalle, i. 112.
Christianity, first introduction of, into Iceland, i. lx.
Churches, i. 114.
Clausen, Mr., u. 47.

Clergy, their wretched salaries and poverty, i. 96, 130.

Cod-Jish, mode of curing of, i. lxxxvi. note. Cold, severity of in 1784. Ii. 226.

Conferva, found in heated water, i. 49. Corn, particulars respecting the cultivation of, in former

times, l. 291. note.
Cows, i. 345. ■' i -

Crater of a volcano, described, i. 122, 125.
Cyclopterus lumpus, i. 351.

Danes, their property in Iceland confiscated, u. 41.
Darwin, Dr., his mistaken account of the Geyser,

1.147. note.
Diseases, of the Icelanders, i. xcix.
Dogs, i. 339. Drift-timber, encouragement for the collecting and

using of, n. 366.
Dyticus, a species of, seen in the heated waters, i. 49.

Edda, i. lxxv.

Eels, found in hot water, i. 49.
Egclosen, the priest, I.J94, 217.

Eider-duoks, i. 42, 43—ordinance respecting the pre-
servation of, Ii. 361.

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