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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.
*iAHVERj& remarkable boiling fountain, i. 309.
Adam, Dr., his incorrect account of Iceland and of Hecla, i. 148. note.
landers, it. 99.
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.
103—particular description of, i. 207—plants of, i. 116, 209. Althing, the court of civil and criminal judicature,
i. xxii, 105. note.
Anthoceros punctatus, i. 315, note.
Apn-vatn, i. 126—cold experienced in the vicinity of,
Banks, Sir Joseph, i. iii. 61, 70, 159, 210. note—#81,
356—n. 9, 58, 109, 116. note.
Amsterdam, i. 161. note.
J. 316. ,
the value of their skins, i. 53. t ,. ..Beggars, Icelandic, singular law respecting, i. xviii. note.
Bessestedr, i. 351—miserable state of the school of,
BouUi, a remarkable mountain, particulars respecting
Brueraa, passage of the river of, i. 187,
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.
Chasms, remarkable ones, near Thingevalle, i. 112.
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.
Crater of a volcano, described, i. 122, 125.
Danes, their property in Iceland confiscated, u. 41.
using of, n. 366.
Edda, i. lxxv.
Eels, found in hot water, i. 49.
Eider-duoks, i. 42, 43—ordinance respecting the pre-