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AMERICAN CYCLOPÆDIA:

Popular Dictionary

'. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE.

EDITED BY

GEORGE RIPLEY AND CHARLES A. DANA.

VOLUME VIII.

FUGGER-HAYNAU.

NEW YORK :
D. APPLETON AND COMPANY,

346 & 348 BROADWAY.
BOSTON: ELLIOT & WHITE.

M.DCCC.LX.

ENTERED, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1859, by

D. APPLETON & COMPANY, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of

New York

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CONTENTS OF VOLUME VIII.

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Ganoids......

Gans, Eduard...

Gansevoort, Peter.

Ganymede...........

Gar Fish........

Garat, Dominique Joseph......

Garay, János....

79

Garcia, Don Antonio Gutierrez..

Garcia, Manuel de Populo Vicent 79

Garcia, Manuel....

Garcia, Pauline Viardot.

Garcilasso de la Vega (two).......

80

Gard...

81

Gard, Pont du..

81

Garda, Luke...

81

Gardaia.....

81

Garden, see Horticulture,

Garden, Alexander.....

Garden, Alexander...

Gardiner.............

Gardiner, James......

82

Gardiner, Stephen...

82

Gardiner, Sylvester..

Gardiner, John...
Gardiner, John S. J.

83

Garibaldi, Giuseppe...

83

Garland, Hugh A......

Garlic .........

Garnet................

Garnett, James Mercer..

Garnier, Adolphe............

Garnier, Charles Georges Thomas. 86

Garnier, Clément Joseph........

Garnier, Germain ...

Garnier'- Pagès, Étienne Joseph

Louis.....

87

Garnier-Pagès, Louis Antoine.....

Garonne...................

87

Garrard co.......

87

Garrettson, Freeborn

87

Garrick, David...

Garrison, William

Garrote...........

91

Garter, Order of the...,

Garth, Sir Samuel...

92

Gärtner, Joseph....

Gas...

Gas, Portable........

Gas as Fuel.....

Gascoigne, George....

Gascoigne, Sir William

103

Gasconade co........

103

104

Gascoygne, William..

104

Gaskell, Elizabeth C.

. 104

Gasparin, Agenor Étienne.. .. 104

Gaspé ................

.. 104

Gassendi, Pierre.....

104

Gasteropoda ......

106

Gaston co..........

106

Gaston, William..

Gaston de Foix.......

107

Gastric Juice, see Digestion.

Gataker, Thomas....

107

Gates co.....

107

Gates, Horatio ....

107

Gateshead .....

. 108

Gath..........

108

Gauden, John....

108

Gaudentius ......

108

Gaudichaud-Beaupré, Charles... 108

Gauging ..............

108

Gaul........

109

Ganss, Karl Friedrich....

111

Gautama, see Buddhism

Buddha.

Gautier, Théophile....

111

Gavarni..

Gavazzi, Alessandro..

112

Gavelkind ..........

112

Gavial.....................

112

Gay, Claude........

Gay, Delphine, see Girardin.

Gay, Ebenezer, D.D........ 118

Gay, Martin.......

118

Gay, Winck worth A

118

Gay, John ......

113

Gay, Marie Françoise Bophie..

114

Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis...

114

Gaya .........

115

Gayangos, Pascual de....

115

Gayarré, Charles A. Arthur....... 115

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Gaza...

......... 116

Georgetown, British Guiana...

Gaza, Theodore....

... 116

Georgia, U. 8....

176

Gazel.

117 Georgia, Asia....

.............. 182

Gazelle ......

117

Georgia, Gulf of..

188

Gazetteer......

117 Georgian Language and Literature 183

Geauga co....

117 Georgium Sidus...

Geber, Abou Moussah Djafar Xi

Gepida....................

184

Sof.............

118 Gera.....................

Gecko................

118

1843

Ged, William ...

119

Gerando, Joseph Marie de..

Geddes, Alexander......

119 Gerando, Auguste de......

Geefs, Guillaume..

120 Gérard, Cécile Jules Basile... 188

Geelong........

120 Gérard, Etienne Maurice.

Geer, Karl de.....

120 Gérard, Francois Pascal Simon.... 189

Geerts, Charles Henri,

120 Gérard, Henri...

Geflo..

120 Gérard de Nerval..............

Gehenna...

120

189

Geibel, Emanuel..

120 Gerhard, Eduard...

Geiger, Abraham.

120 Gerbardt, Charles Frédéric......

Geijer, Eric Gustaf....

Gerhardt Paul......

Geine..........

Géricault, Jean Louis Théodore

Gela................

122 André .....

Gelatine.

Gerlach, Ernst Ludwig von.......

Gelatine, Isinglass ....

123 Gerlache, Etienne Constantin de.. 190

Gelatine, Glue..

124 German Catholics.....

............... 191

Gelderland......

125 German Ocean, see North Sea.

Gell, Sir William.

125 German Silver.........

Gellert, Christian Fürchtegott... 125 German Theology .....

192

Gellius, Aulus....

125 Germanicus Cæsar.....

Gelon............

126 Germany ........

199

Gem......

126 Germany, Language and Litera-

Gems, Artificial.....

129 ture of

212

Gemini.....

Gerona ..

227

Gemistus, George

Gerry, Elbridge.

Gempak, Bougita.

180 Gers.............

228

Gemsbok, see Antelope.

Gerson...............

228

Genealogy ..........

180 Gerson, Jean......

Genesee, a river...

181 Gerstäcker, Friedrich....

228

Genesee co., N. Y.

Gerund......

229

Genesee co., Mich...........

Gervinus, George Gottfried.....

Genesee College, see Lima

Gesenius, Friedrich Heinrich Wil-

Genesee Falls..

181 helm....

Genesis.....

Gesner, Konrad von.............

Genest, Edmond Charles.... 182 Gessner, Salomon...........

Genet........................

182 Geta, P. Septimius, seo Caraca

Geneva, N. Y............

183

Get ...............

Geneva, Switzerland.....

188 Gethsemane ..........

Geneva, Lake of...

134 Gettysburg .......

Geneviève, Saint....

185

Geulincx, Årnold....

Geneviève, Saint, Duchess of Bra Geyer, Henry Sheffie.

bant....

185 Geysers..

Genghis Khan...

185 Grrörer, August Friedrich.

Genii...........

186

Ghara......

282

Genitive......

136 Ghauts..............

283

Genlis, Félicité Stéphanie Ducrest Ghazipoor.....

284

de.......

136

Ghee...................

Gonnesareth, Lake of.....

187 Gheel.....

284

Genoa ........

187 Ghega, Car

Genoude.....

140 Ghent.

235

Gens d'Armes....

140 Gherardi del Testa, Tommaso.. 286

Genseric.....

Gheriah....

236

Gentian....

Ghibellines, sce Guelphs and Ghi-

Gentiles.....

bellines.

Gentileschi, Orazio....

............... 141

Ghiberti, Lorenzo...............

Gentleman......

141 Ghiha, Helena..................

Gentoo................

Ghilan...........

Gentry co.....

142 Ghirlandaio..

Gentz, Friedrich von..

Ghizeh.

Genus.

Ghuznee.....

Geocentric......

143 Giannone, Pietro...

Geode ............

Giant................

Geodesy.........

143 Giant's Causeway.....

Geoffrey of Monmonth.

143 Giaour....

Geoffroy, Julien Louis..,

Gibbes, Robert Wilson.....

Geoffroy Saint Hilaire, Etienne... 143 Gibbon, Edward...

Geoffroy Saint Hilaire, Isidore.... 144 Gibbs, George......

Geognosy.....

145 Gibbs, Josiah Willard.

Geography...

Gibeon .....

Geology..

148

Gibraltar .............

Geometry ...

163 Gibson co., Tenn....

George I.

167 Gibson co., Ind........

George II..

Gibson, John....

George III...

................. 170

Gibson, John Bannister, LLI 244

George IV...............:

Gibson, Thornas Milner.....

George, Prince of Denmark 174 Giddings, Joshua Reed.....

Georgo of Trebizond..

174 Giddings, Salmon .........

George, Lake.....

175

Gideon...

George, Saint.....

175

Gieseler, Johann Karl Ludwig....

Georgetown dis't,

175 Giessen...

Georgetown, D. C....

175

Gifford, William.........

Georgetown, 8. C...

.... 176 Gilt.....................

.247

Georgetown, Ky........

176 Gignoux, Francisque Régis..... 249

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PAGR

GIl y Zarate, Antonio........... Gliddon, George Robins........

299

Gombo.........

860

Gila.

Glinka, Family of.............

298

Gomer....

Gilbert, Sir Humphrey.

Glinka, Gregori ..

298

Gomorrah..

GilbertWilliam..

Glinka, Serghei....

299 Gonçalvez, Joaquim Alfonso...

Gilbert Islands........

Glinka, Fedor.....

299 Gondar.....

Gildas...........

Glinka, Mihail

299 Gondola.

Gilding....

Globe, Artificial...

299

Gong .......

861

Gilead....

Glogau ............

Gongora, Luis de.......

Giles co., Va.........

Glommen......

801 Goniometer .....

861

Giles co., Tenn.

Glonoine.....

801 Gonsalvo de Cordova...

Giles, Henry...

Gloucester co., N. J..

301 Gonzaga, Thomas Antonio Costa de

Giles, William Branch.

Gloucester co., Va...

801 Gonzales co,..

864

GilAllan, George .......

234

Gloucester co., N. B.

Glon

801 Gonzale a

Gonzalo de Berceo, Juan.....

... 864

Gill.................

254 Gloucester, Mass..

802

Goochland co...............

864

Gill, John...

254 Gloucester, Eng..

Good, John Mason ......,

864

Gillespie co....

254 Gloucestershire....

302

Good Friday......

864

Gillespie, William Mitchell, LL.D.

803 Good Hope, Cape of, see Cape of

Gillies, John, LLD.....

254 Glover. Richard.

304

Good Hope.

Gilliflower............

255 Glow-Worm......

804 Good Will.

Gillray, James .....

Glucina........

806 Goodall, Edward..

865

Gilman, John Taylor..

Gluck, Christoph Wilibald von.. 806

Goodhue co...........

865

Gilman, Samuel, D.D.

Glückstadt.....

312 Goodrich, Elizur, D.D..

865

Gilman, Caroline...

Glue, see Gelatine.

Goodrich, Chauncey.

866

Gilmanton.......

256

Gluten...........

818 Goodrich, Elizur.....

866

Gilmer co., Va.....

256 Glutton.......

818 Goodrich, Chauncey Allen..... 866

Gilmer co., Ga.....

256

Glycerine...

814 Goodrich, Samuel Griswold.

Gilolo, see Moluccas.

Glynn co.....

815 Goodrich, Frank Boott..

867

Gilpin, Bernard.

Glyptodon.....

815 Goodwin Sands....,

Gimbals ........

Gmelin, Johann Georg ...,

315

Goodyear, Charles.....

Gin.........

Gmelin, Samuel Gottlieb.

815 Gookin, Daniel.

Ginger......

253 Gmelin, Johann Friedrich.. 815

Goomty.........

868

Ginseng.......

Gnat...

815

Goorgaon...

Gioberti, Vincenzo...

259 Gneisenau, August...

817 Goosander..

868

Gioja, Flavio........

262 Gneiss.

818 Goose...

Gioja, Melchiore .....

262

Gnesen..

818 Goose Fish.....

872

Giordano, Luca.......

262 Gnieditch, Nicolai...

818 Gooseberry ......

Giorgione, see Barbarelli, Giorgio. Gnome, see Proverb.

Gopher.......

Giotto...........

262

Gnomes..............

813

Gordian Knot, see Gordius.

Giovio, Paolo....

Gnostics...

818 Gordianus, Marcus Antonius (two)

Giraffe, see Camelopard.

Gnu......

822 Gordius.....

Giraldus Cambrensis, see Barry, Goa.....

822 Gordon co..

874

Gerald.

Goa, Old...

822 Gordon, George......

375

Girard, Charles......

Goa, New

322 Gordon, Sir John Watson,

876

Girard, Grégoire .....

Goalpara......

823 Gordon, William, D.D.

876

Girard, Stephen......

264 Goascoran...

823 Gore, Catharine Grace..

876

Girardin, Delphine Gay.

265 Goat...............

823 Gore, Christopher....

876

Girardin, Emile de..

265 Goatsucker .........,

825

Gorée...........

Girardin, Marc...

266 Göbel, Traugott Friedemann... 826 Gorges, Sir Ferdinando

876

Girardon, François...

Gobelins, Royal Manufactory of the Görgey, Arthur.....

Girdle..

266 Gobert, Napoléon ......

827

Gorglas..

850

Girgenti

267 Gobi......

823

Gorgons....,

880

Girodet-Trioson, Anne Louis 267 God save the King..

828 Gorilla.

Gironde.....

267

Godavery....

828 Goritz...

882

Girondists .....

Goderich, Viscount, see Ripon, Gorkhas...

Gorkmus.............

882

Gisors.......

267 Earl of.

Gorlitz...

883

Gittith....

Godfathers and Godmothers..... Görres, Jakob Joseph von

883

Giulio Rotnano.

268 Godfrey, Thomas....

Gorresio, Gasparo......

883

Giurgevo......

268 Godiva, see Coventry.

Gortchakoil, Family of

884

Gizzard, see Comparative Anato Godman, John D......

Gortchakoff, Petr,

884

Godolphin, Sidney...

Gortchakoff, Dmitri.

884

Glacier ...

Godoy, Manuel de.

880 Gortchakoff, Alexander.

Glacis......

272 Godwin, George.....

880 Gortcbakoff, Andrei....

Gladiators .....

272 Godwin, George..

831 Gortchakoff, Petr.

Gladstone, William Ewart...... 272 Godwin, Parke..

831

Gortchakoff, Mihail..

884

Gladwin co............

278 Godwin, William......

831

Gortchakoff, Alexander

884

Glagolitic......

273 Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft.. 882 Gorton, Samuel..........

884

Glaire, Jean Baptiste...

274 God wit......

892 Gortyna ............

885

Glamorganshire.

274 Goertz, Georg Henrik....

883 Goruckpoor,..

Gland...

Goes, Damião de............. 888 Goshawk....

885

Glanders.......

276 Goes, Hugo van der..........

833 Goshen, N. Y.

Glanvil, Ranulf de...

277 Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von.

833

Goshen.....

Glanvill, Joseph....

277 Goffe, William..

838

Goslar......

886

Glarus......

Goggra...

838 Gosnold, Bartholomew..

886

Glasgow .....

278 Goitre.................

Gospel

886

Glass .....

281

Golconda ......

839 Gosse, Philip Henry......

Glass, Enamelled.......

293 Gold...

839 Goszczynski, Seweryn....

887

Glass, Solable......

294 Gold-Beating .................

Gotha .....

887

Glass Paper......

294 Gold Coast, see Guinea

Gotham....

887

Glass Snake....

294

Gold Fish .........

Gothenburg......

Glassbrenner, A

295 Golden Fleece, see Argonauts.

Gothic Language and Literature..

Glassites, ...

295 Golden Fleece, Order of the...... 858

Goths..........

359

Glastonbury....

295 Golden Number...

858

Göttingen......

891

Golden Rod....

858 8 Gottland ....

891

Glauber, Johann Rudolf.

296 Goldfinch........

854 Gottschalk, Louis Moreau ........ 892

Glauber's Salt...........

296 Goldoni, Carlo.........

854 Gottschall, Rudolf........

Glee.................

296 Goldschmidt, Hermann..

855 Gottsched, Johann Christoph .... 892

Gleig, George......

296 Goldsmith, Oliver......

855

Gouda........:

Gleig, George Robert.....

296

Goll...............

Goudchaux, Michel............. 892

Gleim, Johann Wilhelm Ludwig.. 297 Golgotha, see Calvary.

Gouges, Marie Olympe, see Aubry.

Glencoe.........

297 Goliad co......

859 Gough, Hugh...

Glendower, Owen...

297 Golius, Jacobus....

859 Gough, John B..

Glentworth, George.......... .. 298 Golownin, Vasill..

859 Gough, Richard..

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