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organists, 220; the study of music re.
cominended to young ministers, 292 ;
on the mis-accommodation of secu-
lar music to sacred words, 223; pal-
pable influence of music on those wbo
have no knowledge of the science,
225; specimens of disgraceful impro-
priety in modern psalmody, 226; no-
tice of Cule's view of psalmody, 227;
Hooker's eulogy on music, ib.
Kiffin, Orme's life of, 46; anecdotes os,
53, 4; see Orme.
stances which led to author's leaving
the Indians, ib. ; first effects of know-
,ledge bewildering, 180; interesting cha-
racter of the work, 181.
Indians, North American, details de-
•scriptive of, 174, et seq. ; see Hunter.
Illinois settlers, account of, 540,
Influences of the Holy Spirit considered,
566, et seq. ; doctrine of divine influ-
ence held by heathens, 567; prayer
irrational on any other ground, 568 ;
superstition got rid of at the expense
of religious faith, ib. ; tendency of
theological speculatiov to negative the
ipfluence of truth, 569; doctrine
stated, ib. ; the belief of truth an ef-
fect which requires an efficient cause,
570; necessity of Divine influence to
spiritual life proved by facts, ib. ; no
practical difficulty involved in the
doctrine, 572 ; on different kinds of
Divine influence, ib.; how far resisti-
ble, ib. ; connexion of the doctrine
with prayer, 573.
Instrumental music in Christian worship
Irving's orations, &c. 195, el seg. ; es-
timate of the author's eloquence, 193;
the oration not a new method, 194 ;
on the imporlance of a right temper in
studying the scriplures, 197; on the
preaching of future wove, 198;
of the argument, 200; vindication of
the doctrine of graluitous Sorgiveness,
201; the sinner leji without excuse, 202;
folly and danger of procrastination, 203 ;
author's objection to catechisms exa-
mined, 205; children cupable of very
early religious instruction, 206; author's
charge against the evangelical world
examined, 207; remarks on Mr. Ir-
ving's claims, style, and theological
Italy, superstitions and mariners of, 305.
Las Cases's journal, parts 5 and 6, 229,
el seq.; parts 7 and 8, 494, et seq.;
Law, eulogy on by Hooker, 420 ; and
Laurel-water, French soldiers poisoned by,
Leifchild on Providence, 475, et seq. ;
truths endaugered by their intimate
relation to predominant errors, 475;
the unity of the church lost sight of,
ib. ; the church the main object of the
care of Providence, 476; providential
supremacy of the Saviour, 478.
Liber veritatis, notice of, 472, 3.
Louis xvi., xvii., xviii., anecdotes of,
435, et seq. ; see Bourbon.
Lloyd's bible catechism, 185, 6.
Jones's life of viscountess Glenorchy,
377, et seq. ; remarks on religious bio-
graphy, 377; character of the work,
Jowett's' musæ solitariæ, 211, et seq. ;
design and merits of the work, 211;
church music spoiled by the reforma-
tion, 213; Dr. Watts's complaint as
to the state of our psalmody still ap-
plicable, 214 ; lawfulness of instru-
mental music in Christian worship,
215; singing not music, 216; moral
design of music, 217; opposite influ.
ence of congregational singing, 219;
the organ vindicated, ib.; clerks and
Macdonald's memoirs of Benson, 590, el
seq, ; character of Mr. Benson, 520;
unsatisfactory nature of the memoirs,
521; talents of Mr. B. as a preacber,
522 ; biographical summary, ib. ; suc-
cess of his labours at Hull, 523; noble
instance of generosity and zeal in a plais-
lerer, ib. ; last moments of Mr. Benson,
M‘Farlane's, principal, case, report of
proceedings relative to, 467, 562;
speech of Dr. Chalmers, 563 ; speech of
Mr. Burns, ib.
Maio's Cicero de republica, 413; see
March's sabbaths at bome, 143, et seq. ;
devotional writers generally defective
in purity of doctrine, 143 ; Leighton
an exception, 144; character of the
present work, ib.; direction given to the
social principle by religion, 145; exhor,
talion to thanksgiving, 147.
Memoirs of Benson, 520.
- Lady Glenorchy, 377.
Pious Women, 377.
Walker, Mrs. 377.
Middelton's ecclesiastical memoir, 54, el
seg.; cause of the declension of the
episcopal church, ib.; the church not
national, 55 ; connexion of evangeli-
cal preaching and the prosperity of an
establishment, 56; author's apology
for the test-acl exposed, ib.; applica-
tion for the repeal successful in the
house of coinmons, 57; author's re-
marks on the rise of methodism, 58;
state of the establishment al this period,
59; portraiture of the evangelical clergy,
Mills's travels of Ducas, 97, et seq.; re-
marks on fictitious travels, 97; nio-
dern book-making, 98; character of
the present work, 99; criticism on
Dante, 103 ; character of the divina com.
media, ib. ; Dante the most original
and learned of poets, 107; on the
passion of Petrarch for Laura, 108 ;
criticism on bis sonnets, 109; charac-
ter of Boccaccio, 110; criticism on his
Decamerone, 111; his prose version of
Homer, 112; minor poets of the 14th
century, 113; epic of Italy, ib. ; re-
marks on Pulci, 114 ; Francesco Bello,
ib. ; nolice of Boiardo, ib.; merit of
Ariosto, 115; the Orlando Furioso, 116;
author's research, 117.
Missions, Dubois's attack on, 289; Ro-
man Catholic, state of, in the East,
Montholon's, count de, memoirs of the
history of France, 229; see Napoleon.
Monumental effigies, Stothard's, 314.
Mother's portrait, a, 377, 381.
Music, its moral design, 217; Hooker's
eulogy on, 227; Jangers of, 279.
Napoleon after his defeat at Brienne,
ib.; Napoleon ill-supported by his gene-
rals-conduct of Victor, 241; congress
of Chatillon, 243; Napoleon lodged by
a curé al. Herbisse, 244 ; his narrow es-
cape at Arcis, 245; his last conference
with his marshals, ib. ; character of Las
Cases as a journalist, 246; pride and
jenlousy of the reslored emigrés, 248;
Napoleon defends the Bourbons, 249;
his remarks on the Castlereagh policy, ib. ;
parental fondness of Napoleon, 250; his
singular power of abstruction, 251; in-
discreet conduct of Sir H. Lowe, ib.;
causes of the fall of riapoleon, 494 ;
character of count Rapp, ib. ; mean-
ness and faithlessness of the royalist nobles,
495 ; humane character of Nupoleon,
496; disgrace and reconciliation of connt
Rupp, 498; anecdotes shewing that the
emperor could lake a joke, 499; brave
and noble conduct of the count, 500 ;
conduct of Napoleon previously to the
batlle of Borodino, 501; vicissitudes in
the life of count Rapp, 502 ; Napoleon's
estimule of Wellington, 503 ; remarks
on the arrest of Las Cases, 504.
Narrative of the life of Serjeant B., 278,
el seq. ; dangers of music, 279; re-
marks on whistling, ib. ; cheap living,
280; atlraction of a future world as a
stale in which there is no hunger, ib. ;
author becomes a fifer and teacher of music,
ib. ; einbarks for India, 281.; his
thoughts in the hospital at Prince of
Wales's island, ib. ; mortality of the
regiment, 283; author's return, ib.;
remarkable property of the shark, 284 ;
biblical illustralions, ib.
Neapolitan revolution, inemoirs of the,
342, et seq.
Negro slavery in America, descriplion of,
New England, history and description of,
see Dwight's travels in.
New Testament, Rhemish, specimen of,
442 ; see Versions.
Napoleon Memoirs, 229, et seq. ; 494, et
seg. ; historical value of the several
publications, 229; extreme jealousy
displayed by Napoleon towards Mo-
reau and others, 230; his policy in
marching upon Moscow defended, 231;
loss of France less than that of the
other belligerents, 233; comparative
view of the most famous generals, ib.;
mililary character of Julius Cæsar, 234;
defence of Napoleon against the im-
putation of rashness, 235; the MS.
from St. Helena not genuine, ib.; dif-
ference between the land and the naval
service, 236; cause assigned for the defeat
of the French navy, 237; origin and po-
licy of polygamy, 238; anecdote of the
Rosetta ladies, 239; campaign of
1814, ib.; narrow escape of Napoleon at
Maizières, 210; vigorous tactics of
Orme's memoirs of Kiffin, 46, et seq. ;
resemblance between Kiffin and "Major
Bridgenorth, 47 ; change of public opi-
nion respecting the Puritans, 48; un-
fairness the novelist, ib. ; religion
rendered ludicrous, by caricatures of
its professors, 49; relation of fanati-
cism to real religion, 50 ; phraseology
of the puritans not formed on the
scriptures, 51; their doctrines, not
their phrases, ridiculed by their con-
temporaries, 52 ; character of Kiffin,
ib.; his interview with James II., 53;
his munificence, 54.
Paterson's letter to Norris, 189.
Pauperism, remarks on, 141; see Chal-
Petrarch, criticism on, 108.
Peveril of the Peak, 36, el seq.
Platts's self-interpreting testament, 187,
Polygamy, Napoleon's desence of the policy
Poor laws, letter to Canning on the
English, 117; see Chalmers.
Popery, heathen character of the rites
of, 511, et seq.
Prison discipline society, contradictory
objections to the system of the, 549.
labour, communications con-
Psalmody, remarks on, 214, el seq.
Pulci, remarks on, i14.
Puritans, unfair portrait of, 36; al-
tered state of public sentiment res-
pecting, 47; their phraseology natu-
ral at the time, 51.
85; character and design of 'Mar-
tha,' 88; extracts, 89, et seq.
Remembrancer, the, 80, el seg. ; Quaker
tract societies, 81; mission of the
Friends to Russia and Greece for the es-
Lablishment of schools, 83.
Republics, imaginary, of Plato, &c.
Reveley's notices of distinguished mas-
ters, 469, el seq. ; value attached to
sketches of masters accounted for,
469; merit of engraved copies of
drawings, 471; object of the present
* work, ib. ; biographical notice of Hol-
bein, ib. ; real object of instruction
in the arts of design; plan of study
recommended, ib. ; liber studiorum,
and liber verilalis, ib.
Romans, ancient and modern, super-
stitions common to, 505, el seg.
Royal meinoirs on the French revo-
lution, 434; see Bourbon.
Quaker tract societies, 81.
Quentin Durward, 36, et seq.
Ranken's institutes of theology, 22, et
seg. ; such a
work wanted, 22;
plan and contents, 23; faults in the
arrangement, ib. ; anthor's absurd
eulogy on order, 24; ‘method of in-
dependents' deprecated, 25; the Scrip-
tures require to be arranged, 27 ; un-
soundness of the author's opinion ex-
posed, ib. ; necessity of confessions of
faith, 28; author's absurd represen-
tation of their fundamental importo
ance, 29; Dr. Cook's remarks on the
best mode of theological study, ib. ;
Howe's remarks on first principles,
30; author's definition of religion,
31; cause of superstition, ib. ; in-
judicious remarks on the proof of the
Divine existence and unity, 32 ; 01
Divine justice, ib. ; opinion of king
James's translators not evidence, 33;
universality of the alonement, St; pre-
destinalion consistent with free agency,
Rapp's, count, memoirs, 494, et seq. ;
Reed's Martha, 84, el seq.; objectionable
title of anthur's former work, 84;
notice of the vindictive attack drawn
down upon him by that publication,
Schools and bome education compared,
333, el seq.
progress of, in Greece, 33; ia
Scientia biblica, 285, 6.
Scilly islands, view of, 371, el seg.; see
Scoresby's voyage to Greenland, 145, el
seg ; perilous nature of the service,
148; Norwegian colonists of E. Greene
land, 149; difficulties of polar naviya-
tion, 150; magnets manufactured by
percussion, 151; emigration of the
wbale, ib, : fine instance of reverence
for the sabbath, 152 ; remarkable effect
of ice-blinks, ib. ; erlraordinary re-
fraclive power of the atmosphere, 153;
atmospheric phuntasmagoria, 154; au.
thor lands on the new discovered
coast, 156; his narrow escape, ab. ;
remarkable preservation of the ship,
157; ice-bergs, ib. ; Quthor's wessel
beset and a-grounit, 158; wondertul
escape, 139, affectilig loss of a seamaa,
Scotcb novels, exceptionable character
of, 36; irreligious tendency of the
novelist's caricatures of fanaticism,
48, el seq.
Sebustianists, account of the sect of, 18.
Shark, remarkable property of the, 984.
Shelley, P. B., character of, 328.
Socinianism incompatible with true
devotion, 168; moral history of, 406.
Southey's history of the Peninsular war,
1, et seq. ; author's qualifications for
Turkish empire,. critical state of the,
Turner's liber studiorum, 469, et seq. ;
contents, 472; plan of study recom-
mended to the young draftsman, 473 ;
merits of the sketches, 474.
Version, Canara, of the Bible, 438-
English, authorized, 446.
Versions, Serampore, history of the,
Villemain's la république de Ciceron,
413; estimate of the editor's labours,
Ward, Mr., defended from the calum-
nies of Abbé Dubois, 301, et seq.
Wellington, duke of, Napoleon's estimate
Winds, theory of, 391.
Woodley's view of the Scilly islands,
371, el sego; results of the exertions
made for the relief of the islanders,
371; importance of the Cornish fish.
eries, 372; remarkable local attach-
ment of the inhabitants, ib. ; state of
morals among the Scillonians, 373;
non-existence of antiquities accounted
for, ib ; effects of the action of the sea,
374; Mr. Whitaker's theory as to the
Silurian Lyonois examined, ib. ; the
islands formerly uniled, 376; their cli.
Woods's two years' residence in Illinois,
529; cimdid statement of the author to
Young's account of hieroglyphic lite-
rature, 481, el seq. ; merits and ob-
ject of author's volume, 481 ; ac-
count of the Rosetta inscription, 48%;
difficulties to be surmounted in de-
ciphering it, 483; claims of the au-
thor to precedeuce in discovery, 484;
summary of ascertained facts, 485 ; his
complaint against M. Champollion,
486; blunders of the French savans,
487; see Champollion.