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Calderon, character of...... ... 304
Cameron, Bishop, accoont of the

death of....................
Cameronians still exist.......... 330
Catholic question too slightly con-
sidered .................... 515

resolutions at Limerick,
&c. &c....... ........ 524, 5
Catholics, securities required from

the........................ 519
Character, difference of the French

and English ...... ......... 428
Charles I. contest of, with the

Scotch Clersy .............. 317
Chemistry, Oorsted's opinions in.. 168

me, the system of, quite dis-
jointed .................... 182
Chivalry, on the institution of .. 31

its existence denied by
Sismondi .......

... 35
, Arabic.......

..... 49
Chlorine, nature of ............ 174

.., compounds formed with 178
Christ Jesus, Unitan inn attack on
the divinity of, refuted...... 568

-- objections
relative to the age and place of

birth of, refuted .......... 577, B
Christian Knowledge, Society for

Promoting, ground'ess attack on 541

Ballad, erroneous ideas of a..., 441
Baptism, sentiments of Hooker
on .....

........ 120, 123
- and regeneration, iden.
tity of ..................., 124

by fire, not defined.... 231
- sneers on ........... 235

- Unitarian assertion re-
specting, refuted ............ 579
Bertram, a tragedy, extracts from 505,

505, 506
.., dangerous tendency of 508

---, poetical imprecation by 503
Bible Society, impropriety of joine
ing the ................ 497, 535

, Deeltry and Norris
on the, remarks on.......... 658
Bishops, Scotch resolution against 156
Blank verse not easy to writc.... 219
Boccaccio, Sismondi's character
of ........................ 190

, exiract of a letter of.. 191
Borodino, account of the battle of 550
Bouterwick, estimate of the merit

of .........................
Brind feast, account of a........ 488
Britain, poctical praise of...... 604
Brown, Dr. character of the poe-

try of...................... 437
Bruce, Mr. remarks on the vera.,
city of .................... 483
a vindicated .... 485, 486, 487

and Mr. Salt compared.. 490
Bullion, cause of the rise of.... 95, 96

, variations in the price of 96
Burke, Mr. Morgan's abuse of.... 142
Burman, Peter, on the early learn

ing of......... .......... 62
Burnet's, Bishop, exposition, why

written .... ............... 116
Byron, lord, allusion to ........

, censure of domestic
poems by .................. 431

, lines on Sir Peter
Parker by ..... ......... 514
Byzantine text, integrity of the 12, 18,

report of a Committee of the.. 542

Observer, notice of the 560
Church, enblems of the ........ 211

, sentiments of the, on 60-
baptized children ............

service ought to be uni-
form ...........

101
, poetical address to the,
by Mr. Cunningham ........ 277

S of Rome, benefits derived
from the .................. 941
, Scotch, original of the., 146

-, long left in po-
verty............. ........ 1519
Churches ought ta be magnificent .

edifices .................... 100
Communion-plate, observations on 10%
Conference in 1606 of the Episco.

palians and Presbyterinns .... 311
Controversy, theological, necessity

of ....................... 619
Cook, Dr. impartiality of........ 143
Cor:lla, a wonderful improvisatori 20%
Corinth, siege of, a poem, analysis
of the ................... 431

faults of the..439
Coril, causes of the rise of..... 94
Cornelius, on the case of.. ..... 250
Cowper, character of, as a poet..127,

131
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Cowpor, sensibility the forte of.. 128
- -, ode by, extract from ... 129

, praise of his poeni to
Mary .................... 130

me, remarks on his censure on
preachers ................ 133
sarnanem, religion not the cause of
the insanity of ...rrrr....... ib.

, remarks on the Tirocinium
ot ........................ 134
Criticism, sacred, progress of.... ?
Culprits, on the reforination of.. 538

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Earth» destroyed, a poetical de

scription of the.............. 612
Elgin,' lord, conduct of, with re.
spect to Mr. Tweddel's papers. . 413

-, reply of .......... 415
Episcopacy re-established in Scot.

land ...................... 324
Episcopalians, Scotch, sincerity of

the........................ 328
Eschylus, remarks on .......... 287

, poetical translations
from .................. 288, 289
Euripides, character of.......... 291
Eusebius's edition, infuence of.. 9

, remarks on Mr. Nolan's
attack on ..................
Evangelical party, zeal and exer.
tious of the.......

225

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Dante not translatable into French 189
Davy and Murray, on oxyınuriatic
acid .......

........ 176
Dealtry, Mr. conduct of ........ 542

, wit of ............ 658

, admirable arguments
of .....................
Death, poetical description of.... 602
Deists, language held hy........ 233
De Rancé, character of the albé.. 271

, a poem, remarks on
the preface to .............. 270

---, analysis of.. 271

, failures in pa.
thos in .................... 274
Descort, or song, by Rambeut de

Vaqueires................ 39
Dogs eating carcases, described.. 432
Doxologies, originated in the Easte

ern Church ................ 583
Drama, influence of Christianity
and Paganism on the ...... 283, 4

-, causes of the pleasure
arising from the ............ 286

, Pastoral, origin of the... 194
Drama'ists, old Eigli h, estimate

of the merits of some ....... 302
Drumgoole, Dr. speech of....516, 525
Dugdale, on Puritan lectures .... 498
Dunbar, professor, his inode of es.
timating literatu e .......... 58

, defence of the
college of Edinburgh by...... 64

- , his idea of the
utility of Greek :. .......... 63
Dung, derivation of the word.... 83
Dwarfs, poetical description of the

cave of the .............. 51

Falloir, idiomatic uses of the verb 334
Fanatical language of Bible So.

ciety members .............. 500
F'eist, Mr, vanity and folly of... 10.3
Felons, conversion of........2-16, 496
Fiends, joy of, poetically describ-

ed .......
Figs, love of, a cause of old ro.

mances being written........ 46
Fisherman, grief of a, finely deli-
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neated ................ 650, 654
'Forman, bishop, odd grace of.... 83
France, moral and religious state
of ........................ 428

, poetical allusion to...... 600
Freedom, 10 such thing as unlimit.

ed ........................ 200
French language, M. Sismondi on
the ancient ......

tragedy, defect of ...... 297

- Verge x shackle ....... 299
Friar, poetical desoription of a .. 276
Funeral, poetical description of a 439

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Game laws, importance of the.... 74

-, tendency of the.... 75,78

e, vindication of the prin.
ciple of the ................ 76

, amendments proposed
in the...................... 80
George III. praise of .......... 603
Geiman dramatists, remarks on the 305

Earth, the deserted, poetically de
· scribed ....... ....... 611

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Iodine, account of.............. 180
Irish naturally eloquent ........ 106
Italian literatöre, cause of its not
advancing rapidly............ 192

, persecution suf-
fered by........

Glasgow college, faults in the sys
tein of .......

... 61
, professor Rich-
ardson's defence of .......... 61
Glenarvon, character of ........ 628
Godwin, Mr. real motives of .... 257

, literary and political
progress of ....... ......... 258

- , his character of the
royalists, ..... ......... 268
Grandmother, an old, excellent de-

scription of ................ 650
Greek' metres, observations on 461,464
Griesbach's plan, described by Mr.
Nolan ....

system of, fallacy of
the.......

........ 12
- danger of the system

of .........

Jacobinism, danger of .......... 548
James II, of Scotland .......... 84
- V. impolitic conduct of.... 145

VI. weakness of.......... 158
-, insults offered to. . 159, 163
-, dissembling conduct of 160

-, partly restores Scotch
episcopacy.............. 164, 312
Jerome, St. testimony of, relative

to Greek MSS............. 11, 15
Jesuits, injurious effects of the.... 494
1 John v. 7. on the authenticity of 7, 24
Jolinsoni, Dr. gave a deadly blow

to the Unities ............. 296
Judgment-day, poetical descrip

tion of the.................. 610
Justice, courts of, invidious attack

on ........................ 968
Justification, odd use of the word 82

_ , Dr. Waterland on.. 119

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Herbert, Mr. imitator of himself 55
Hialmar, poetical speech of...... 52
Hippisley, Sir J. C. his profound

knowledge of the Catholic ques-

tion ...................... 518
Hoadley, bishop, censure of.... 216
Hooker, on baptisin........ 190, 123
Hope, Cape of Good, a pleasant

place of residence........•.. 468
Hymn, Addison's, not a version of
Psalm xix..... ........ 73

-, extract from one in De
Rancé ....

....... 277
Hymns, ludicrous specimens of 69,70,

cl.oice of, should be made
by ministers ................ 68
, faults of Mr. Madan's.... 69

Mr. Biddulph's 71

Knox, John, character of ...... 153

Laud, archbishop, defence of.... 314
Leith, convention of, regulations in

the........................ 151
Lexicons, Greek, account of ... 456
Liberty, definition of .......... 204
Ligny, poetical descriptiou of the

battle of.................... 218
Lily's Latin grammar, merit uf.. 554
Literary intelligence 111,223, 340, 451,

564, 676
Literature,

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Literature, Italian, cause of the
slow advance of ............ 192

- persecution
suffered by .......

........ 197
, modern, authors on.. 25

, qualities re-
quired in the historian of...... 26
Liturgy, Scotch, compilers of the $13

- , violent opposition
to the...................... 316
Ludlam, governor, conduct of 347, 349,
Lustrous not an authorized word.. 57

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Milton, learning and genius of.. 26%

bitterness of .......... 263
Moliere, remarks ou............ 299
Mollusca, curious appearance of.. 474
Monjous, ugliness of the ........ 471
Moon, poetical apostrophe to the 609
Morals, English, begin to be cor-

rupted .................... 649
More, Miss H. defects in her life of
St. Paul.................. 86, 87
, erroneous ideas of 88,

89, 90
Morell, Dr. defects of the lexicon

of ........................ 453
Mountain-worship, disquisition on 446
Murray, Dr. letter of.......... 52%

S L , Catholic
editor's comment on the ...... 529
Murray, regent, hollow conduct of 146

,, assassination of the 147

character of the.. 148
Music, ode to ................ 672
Mysteries, theatrical, origin of.. 186, 7

M.

Macaulay, Mr. Z. attack on, and
defence of ..............352, 3, 5

--; curious letter of 358
--, plan of ...... 359

--, erroneous asser-
tions of .................... 360

L ., Mr. K. charges against 369
Madagascar, princess of, descrip-
tion of one of her parties...... 630

-, death of the,
described .................. 632
Mallby, Dr. wish for a lexicon
from his own pen............ 455

m, false quantities made
by........................ 455
Man, poetical apostrophe to .... 672
Mant, Dr. defence of ........... 544
Marsh, Mr. erroneous idea on
baptism .................... 121

- misrepresents the
Church .................... 120
Mask, the ancient, unsatisfactory

detence of.................. 285
Mass, wonderful effects ascribed to
thé.................... 382, 3, 6

, creditor account of a...... 385
Dasses, denunciations against those

who withhold payment for.... 386
Mathematics not required from cle-

rical students at Edinburgh.... 60
Matthew xx. 22, 23, disputed pas-
· sage in .................... 19

Origen's ex-
position of...................
Melvil, Andrew, proceedings of.. 153

O , character of.... 155
Menander not a perfect comic

writer ................... 293
Metastasio, on the dramas of.. 199, 294
Methodisis, mischievous progress

of the...................... 373
Dlillot, errors of............. 29

Napoleon at a review, description

of ........................ 622
Nazarenes and Ebionites, differ- .

ence in the ............... 575
Nice, Constantine's authority at the

council of .................. 530
Night, poetical description of .... 435
Nolan, Mr, on the classification of
Greek MSS.................

-, satisfactory reasons for
his publishing hastily ........ 22
Norway, practical description of..

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Ochiltree, dialogue between, and
Oldbuck.................... 637

m, noble conduct of...... 640
- , address of, to two duel-
lists ...... .......... 649
Ode by Cowper, extracts from an 129

to music ................ 672
Oldbuck, Mr. an antiquary, de-
. scribed .................... 634

, mortification en-
countered by................ 636

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Oorsted's opinions in Chemistry.. 168
Opus Operatum not revived by Dr.

Mant...................... 239
Ordination, fit sentiments of a can.

didate for .................. 114
Origen, a cause of corruptions in
the sacred text .............. 17

, exposition of Matthew xx.
22, 23 by.................. 20
Orleans, duke of, meritorious con-

duct of the ........... ...
Orvarud, pvetical speech of...... 53

Reformers, Scotch, some of them

uo principled................ 161
Religion not safely to be trifled

with ...................... 209
- not a werely personal

................... 210
Revivalism, outrageous follies of.. 214
Revolution of 1688, Mr. Burke's

sentiments on the............ 141
Romance, whence its origin must
be deduced .....vece....... 18%

enquiry into the original
country of.................. 183
Rimances of chivalry attributed
to the Normans............ 44, 46

-, which kind originated
from the French ........... 48
Romans not a theatrical people .. 294
Round-table, in use among the Ara-

bians ...................... 184
Russel, Mr. mistake of, explained 59

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Papists not devout ............ 377

, slight proof relied on by.. 378
Parısına not a proper subject.... 436
Pastoral draina, origin of the ... 194
Paul, emperor, anecdote of the • 406

, St ubervations on the con.
duct of .................... 251
Peace, poelcal description of .. 217
Philips, E. and J. character of.. 261
Perry true, versifiers injurious to 279

, disquisition on .... 280
-----, what it is....... 482
Polyglot, Complutensian, publica-
tion of the.........

s, Walton's........
Popery not harmless............ 375
Prayer, Miss H. More on ......

.. 91
Predestination, Dr. Waterland on 117
Price, Dr. nut a subject fur biogra-
phy ...................... 135

, declined editing New-
ton.......

- lis hatred of fast days 138

claims Mr. Pitt's system
ot finanice .......

.. 139
Prior, poetical speech of a ...... 504
Production, M. Say on the princi.

ples of .................... 443
Prometheus, speech of, translated 289
Prophecy, a poetical .......... 671
Protesters, character of the...... 323
Prussia, queen of, affability of the 402
Psalmus, canon of the council of
I aodicea respecting.......... 68

, versions of, ought tube in.
spected and sanctioned hy the

bishops ..................i. ib.
Puritans could not have been con-

ciliated .................... 309

Saracens, learning of the........ 29

-, lamentations on the state
of learning among the successors
of the...

.........
Saviour, vur, Popish prayers to ..
Sermon, tanatical .............. 321
Sermons, many good ones neglect.
ed ...

.....
Shakespeare remarks on........ 300

- , universality of the
genius of ......

S01
Shirley, quotation from the “ Co-

ronation" by................ 106
Sierra Leone company, establish-
ment and objects of the......

-, charges of
Dr. Thorp against the ........ 343

, situation of negroes
landed at ......
Simeon, Scott, and Biddulph, ulti-

mate consequence of the princi-
ples of .................... 232

, Mr. refuted by Mr. Sharpe 616

-, objections to the con-
duct of...........
Simon, father, critical history, me.

rit of his ócio....
Sin, poetical description of ...... 596
Sismondi, M. faults of.......... 25

, his absurd claims for
the French ............... 189

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