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THE

LONDON MAGAZINE.

JULY TO DECEMBER,

1823.

Why should not divers studies, at divers hours, delight, when the
variety is able alone to refresh and repair us?

Ben Jonson's Discoveries.

VOL. VIII.

London:

PRINTED FOR TAYLOR AND HESSEY,

93, FLEET STREET,
AND 13, WATERLOO PLACE, PALL MALL.

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C. Baldwin, Priuter, New Bridge-strert, London.

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Æschylus, scene from the Agamemnon, 262. Booth, Mr. controversy with Malthus, 686
Agriculture, 107, 226, 338, 451, 562, 667. (note).
Air, action of flowers on, 445.

Botany: plants in New South Wales, 461,

Air-gun, light from, 97.

464, 468, 473.

Algebraic geometry, 556.

Bozzari, Marco, Modern Greek Ode on,
Amicus Redivivus, 613.

573.

Andrew Laurie's Return, 193.

Brazilian diamond, matrix of, 444.

Anecdotes of a suicide, 501.

Brederode, Gerbrand, Dutch poet, 141.

Animals, suicide never committed by, 500. Bride's Tragedy, remarks on, 247.

Annonay, bridge near, 217.

Bridges, economical, 217.

Antagonism, 497.

Byron, Lord, his Sardanapalus, 135,

Antiquities, 440, 540.

Doge of Venice, 138, censure on, 535

Arctic Sea, newly discovered islands in, 658. his plagiarisms and imitations, 597.
Art, not encouraged by the British Go-

vernment, 616,
Arundel, Philip, Earl of, 605.

Cailliaud, his travels in Meroe, 440.
Aurora Borealis, 95, 554.

Capassi, Neapolitan author, 15 (note).

Australians, 466.

Caverswell, 260.

Character, English, 253, French, 253, Fe-

male, 413.

Babbage, Mr. his calculating instrument, Characters: Neapolitan, 14—The lying

328.

traveller, 21_Gilbert Gauntree, 71-

Bagne, lake and glaciers, 445.

Squire Featherstone, 78_Nancy Ru-
Baillie, Miss, her De Montfort, 646.

therford 74Old Grizel, 197.-Daft

Barton, B. verses on Bloomfield's death, Symie, 201—Old Johnny Wolgar, 239

L. H. 347.

-The Lady Aline, 366_Old Jacob

Beddoes' Bride's Tragedy, 647.

Roulson, 420- The travelling preacher,

Beckford, Mr. strictures on his taste in 421-Lord Cheyne, 425—Monoculus,

painting, 359.

614—Old Nayland, 623_Ruth Rush-

Bible, the, from Irving's Orations, 189. brook, 624.

Biography: Dr. Johnson, 57, 169-Brede- Chênedollé, French poet, 581.

rode, Dutch poet, 141--Walking Stewart, Classical Literature, 441.

253-Charles, Duke of Orleans, 304 Clouds, the, a dream, 482.

Schiller, 381-François Villon, 436— Cockney Latin, 475.

Guittone d’Arezzo, 501—Thomas Hob. Coleridge, Mr. 94—a passage of, copied by
son, 589—William Hobson, 590—Phi. Lord Byron, 597.
lip, Earl of Arundel, 605_ Justus Lans. Cologne cathedral, Boisserie's work on,
pergius, 608.

441.

Blenheim, 510.

Combe, Mr. the phrenologist, 541.

Bloomfield, R. verses on his death, 347 Commerce, 108, 227, 340, 452, 564, 668

(L. H.)

-Retrospective Review of, 669.

Blue Mountains, New South Wales, excur. Coray, M., his translations into Modern

sion across, 461.

Greek, 540.

Books, new, 110, 229, 342, 454, 566, 674. Coster, Laurens, inventor of printing, 272

preparing for publication, 109, 228, -monument to, 273.

341, 453, 565, 673.

Curse of Coldengame, 621.

Daisy, account of, from the Flora Do- Fame and Monuments, 37.

mestica,' 144.

Farquharson, Mr., his observation on the

Degerando, 91.

Aurora Borealis, 95.

Deist and Theist, distinction between these Fazio, tragedy, strictures on, 530.

words, 92.

Female character, traits of, 413_Ruth,

Diamond, Brazilian, matrix of, 344.

413-Electra, Antigone, 417.

Dictionaries, English, 493.

Festival at Haerlein, 272.

Doomed Man, the, 306.

Fiesco, Schiller's tragedy of, 395.

Dun Saavedra, Dramatic Poem, 617. Fine Arts, 440, 540 ; see Painters, Pic-

Drama, different schools of, 275—decay tures.

of, 409—its essence, 410.

Flora Domestica, 144.

Drama: Cent per Cent, 102—Haymar. Flowers, action of, on air, 445.

ket; Mrs. Smith; Davis' Amphi. Fonthill, 357-want of fine pictures at, 359.
theatre, 103_English Opera House; Foreign Literature, 99, 209, 324, 439,
Improvements; Mr. Beazley ; the Swing 638.
Bridge; Gretna Green, 212-Miss French character, 253.
Kelly; Wrench ; Figaro; Miss L. French Poets, early, Charles Duke of Or-
Dance, 213—Mrs. Austin ; Knight of leans, 301–Villon, 437.
Snowdon ; Wallack and Cooke; My

modern, 578.-Chênedollé,

Aunt, 214 Haymarket : Sweethearts 581.

and Wives ; Kenny, 215—Haymarket: Froissart, edition of his chronicles, by M.

Liston ; Spanish Bonds, 321 --Simpson Dacier, 326.

and Co.; English Opera House ; Pre- Funds, 673.

sumption, 322—I will have á Wife,

323 — Matthews, 324 - Haymarket;

Liston's face, 433_Harley, 434_Fish

out of Water, 435–English Opera Galleries, British ; see Pictures — Difficulty

Gall, Dr., origin of his system, 541.

House ; Rayner; Matthews ; Wrench,

of access to, 616.

435— Drury Lane Browne, Rayner, Ganges, journey to the head of, by Messrs.

Clara Fisher; Hamlet, 550_Remarks

on Shakspeare, 551–

Alterations of his Gases, condensation of, 555.

Hodgson and Herbert, 215.

text by actors, 652 — Drury Lane; Gau's Nubia, 441.

Fazio ; Mrs. Bunn; Cataract of the Geognosy of the country from Hudson's

Ganges, 637 - Caius Gracchus; Ma-

cready, 639—Covent Garden ; Young; Geography, 440, 540.

Bay to the Polar Sea, 553.

Venice Preserved ; Sinclair ; Mrs. Bart, Germany, literature in, 99, 210, 326, 442,
ley ; Gamester, 640-Cortez, 641-Miss

538.

Paton, 642.

Dramaticle, the Chase, 10.

Gianni, Lapo, early Italian poet, 643.

Dramatists of the day, letters to, 81, 133, Greek Tragedy scenes from Æschylus’

Glass, etching on, 659.

275, 407, 530, 645.

Duke of Mercia, tragedy, remarks on, 83.

Agamemnon, 262-Sophocles' Electra,

373_Euripides' Orestes, 503.—Ditto

Durazzo, tragedy, 84, 134.

Medea, 611.

Dutch poets : Westerbaen, 45—Brederode, Grosvenor's, Lord, collection of pictures,

142–Tollens, 300.

32.

Guittone d'Arezzo, Italian poet, 501.

Earth-worms, 556.

Guy Faux, 477.

Ecclesiastical preferments, 111, 230, 343,

455, 567, 675.

Elgin Gallery, a poem, 26.

Haerlem, festival at, in commemoration of

Elia, papers by: the Old Margate Hoy,

the invention of printing, 272.

21-Letter to Southey, 400 - Guy

Haloes, artificial, 446.

Faux, 471_Nugæ Criticæ, 492-Ami. Happiness of heaven, 190.

cus Redivivus, 613.

Hazlitt, Mr., letter on Malthus, 459—

Electra, Sophocles', scene from, 273.

reply to ditto, 569 (L. H.)

Electrical Machine, horizontal, 659.

Heaven, happiness of, 190.

Encyclopædiá, French, 440.

Heiress in jeopardy, 43.

Engine boilers, feeding of, 98.

Himalaya mountains, heights of, 659.

English character, 253_dictionaries, re.

Hobson, Thomas, 589.- William, 590.

i marks on, 493.

Hunt, L., 404.

Etching on Glass, 659.

Euripides, scene from his Orestes, 513_

Ditto, Medea, 611.

Ice-caves at the source of the Jumna, 555.

Excursion across the Blue Mountains, New Imitations, poetical, 597.
South Wales, 461.

Implicit, on the meaning of the word, 494.
Facetiæ Bibliographicæ, No. III. 589. Instrument for finding the Latitude, 556.

Irving, Mr., review of his Orations, 186. Measure of value, 586.
Italian poets, early, Guittone d'Arezzo, Mechanics, 441.
501.-Lapo Gianni, 643.

Medicine, 540.

Jesters, old English, 589.

Mental Faculties, influence of the organs

Johnson, Dr., life of, 57, 160-list of of the stomach on, 258.

works projected by him, 178_person Metals, action of, on elastic fluids, 657.

and habits, 179–character, 180—lite- Metaphysics, remarks on, 542_compared

rary attainments, and style, 182—preju. with phrenology, 543.

dices, 183-general estimate of his Milman, Professor, his tragedies, 550.

works, 183.

Mirandola, remarks on the tragedy of, 135,

Richard, 590.

645, 649.

Journey, to the head of the Ganges, 215- Modern bravo, described, from Irving's

across the Blue Mountains, New South Orations, 191.

Wales, 461.

Montezuma, tragedy, remarks on, 83.

Monuments, 37—names of streets, 39

portraits, 40signs, 41.

Moore's Loves of the Angels,' strictures

Kant, his philosophy, 87-English notices

of, 89_his terminology, 93.

Moreau, his Histoire physique des Antilles,

King of Hayti, a tale, 517.

440.
Mortar, 444.
Music, Australian, 465.

Music : Rossini's Ricciardo e Zoraide.'
Laing, Capt., his return from the Solima

Juvenile performers, Beethoven, 77–

territory, 217.

Royal Academy of Music, Cymmro-

Lakers, 497.

dorion, 78_Concerts, Provincial Mu.
Lamp, Mr. Parker's, patent portable, 98.
Lanspergius, Justus, account of, 608.

sical Meetings, 79—New Publications,
Latitude, instrument for finding, 556.

80—King's Theatre, “ Matilda e Cor-

radino,' 205—Concerts, New Publica-
Leeches, breeding of, 658.

tions, Nathan's Essay on the History and

Leipzig Fair, 447.

Letters to the Dramatists of the Day, 81,

Theory of Music, 208–Catalani, 315

-Operation of detrimental causes on the
133, 275, 407, 530, 645.

Art, its extension in England, Concerts,
Letter of X. Y. Z. to Mr. Hazlitt, 569.

318_Encouragement of English Music,

(L. H.)

stagnation of the Opera, 319_State of

to a Young Man, by the Opium.

musical composition,

New Music, 320-

Eater : On the English Notices of Kant,

Gloucester Music Meeting, Catalani,
87.

430_Continental Singers, Bath Thea-

to Mr. Southey, by Elia, 400.

tre, New Music, 431–York, Birming-

Lion's Head, 3, 115, 235, 347, 459, 569.

Liston's face, 433.

ham, and Liverpool Festivals, 545

Literature : France, 99, 211, 324, 439,

their Receipts, Concerts at Norwich, 547

-Miss Paton, New Music, 548_Music

559–Germany, 99, 210, 326, 442,

538_Italy, 209, 327, 443, 540_Ne-

enjoyed by a small portion of the pub-

therlands, 209, 327-Russia, 99

lic, 654-causes of this inquired into,

Spain, 99.

and a remedy proposed, 655-New Mu-

Lockhart, Mr., his Specimens of Ancient

sic, 656.

Spanish Poetry, 47.

Lord Roland Cheyne, a tale, 418.

Lucrece of France, a tale, 265.

Natural History, 440.

Neapolitan characters, 14, 16—sailor boy,

anecdotes of, 18-peasantry, 153.

New South Wales, journal of an excur.

Macauley, Mrs., instance of ignorance in, sion across the Blue Mountains, 461-

496.

Emu plains, 462—Lapstone-hill, 463–

Macbeth, on the knocking at the gate in, Bathurst, 467.

353.

Notes from the pocket-book of a late Opium

Ducis's translation of, 578. Eater : Walking Stewart, 253-Mal-

Macquarie, the river, 469.

thus, 349—on the knocking at the gate,

Madness, 258.

in Macbeth, 353_English dictionaries,

Magnetical discoveries, 329.

493_reformadoes, 496—proverbs, 496

Mahogany, artificial, 660.

-antagonism, 497—to the Lakers, 497

Malthus, Mr., errors of his system, 349, -suicide, 498.

586-letter on, by Mr. Hazlitt, 459— Nugæ Criticæ: defence of the Sonnets of

his pamphlet on the Measure of Value, Şir P. Sydney, 248—on a passage in the

587-his theory not overthrown by Mr. Tempest, 249.
Hazlitt, 570. (L. H.)

Nuns and Ale of Caverswell, 260.

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