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boiling them, and causing them to fer M. SEGUIN, from the remarkablc quanment, an ardent spirit may be drawn tity of albunnen found in vegetable juices from them, more wholesome than brandy which ferment without yeait, and afford ditullect from rye.

a vinous liquor, has been led to enquire M. L. ABBE MELOGRANI has invented whether the albumnen might not be of a new Blow-pipe : it conlists of two holo effential consequence to this intestine low glafs globes, of a fize proportioned motion. Having deprived these juices to the ellect required, which are united of albumen, they became incapable of by two metallic tubes placed one againit fermenting; and then having supplied the other; each of these pipes has a this principle, such as white of egg to valve attached at each of its extremities: faccharine matter, the fermentation took a third pipe placed horizontally, and at place, and a matter timilar to yealt was right angles with the two firit, is herine- deposited, which appeared to be only tically fixed to the pipes which unite the the albumen, which was fo altered as to two globes. This liorizontal pipe, be- be nearly insoluble, without having lott fides serving to direct the air upon the its fermentefcihle action. Hence he conName of the lamp, likewise fornis a sup- cludes, that albumen, whether animal or port and axis on which the globes turn. vegetable, is the truc ferment. When the lower globe, which is half fill M. Oliver has lately presented to ed with water, bas, in changing its poss- the National Inititute an account of the tion, become upperinoit, the water will Topography of Perlia; in which he has run out into the other, and will form, by defcribed the chains of mountains, the the prellure, a current of air in the pipe, courses of ttreams, and the productions which being stopped by the valve at the peculiar to cliinate. The great and preextremity of the fame pipe, will be forced vailing drought is the caute why not inore to pass through the horizontal pipe; the than a twentieth part of that vait emmouth of which being directed towards pire is cultivated. Entire provinces have the flame, will produce the effect desired: not a single trce which is not planted when the water has descended into the and waterců by the hands of man. This lower ball, the pofition mutt be changed, evil is conttantly increating, by the deand the action of the machine will re- ftrućtion of thoie canals by which the commence.

water from the snountains was formerly M. THEODORE PIERRE BERTIN has in- conducted to the lands, vented a new typhon, capable of raising M. DESMARETS, from an examination water thirty feet high without human of fome ancient garments, found in a belp. This internmeift is, we are told, tomb of the abbey of St. Germain, has applicable to different purposes: As a determined that most of the procefles of fyphon, it may be used to raise water weaving, at present ufwl, were known in above its fource, in any situation; as a the tenth century; and he has thrown puinp, it may serve as a pneumatic che- fome new light upon the articles of Pliny inical apparatus, by the help of which respecting the ancient fabrics, may be made acidulated waters. The SEGUIN has found, from a variety of effects of this pump are in proportion to experiineuts, that coffee confifts of aibuthe fuperior length of the descending men, oil, a bitter principle, and at green limb over that of the atceuding one : it matter, which is a combination of this is therefore convenient for conveying laft and albumen. perfumed air, fuch as that of an orange M. LACEPEDE, by examining what is ing, for example, into rooms: it may at prelent known of Africa; by comparalso be rendered useful for mild fuctious, ing the voluine of the rivers which arand might be employed in surgical ope- rive at the sea, with the extent of the rations where the fucking-pump is em- regions upon which the rains of the torployed.

rid zone fall, and the quantity of crite M. de Beauvors bas begun to publish poration to be observed, and lattly, alan account of the Insects which he col- lifting the judgmcat by the number and lected on the African and American coasts, direction of the chains of inland moune

Two species of bears at present un- taivs, as defcribed by travellers, has of known, have been found by N1. Cot vien, fered fome conjectures respecting the buried with tygers, hyenas, and other phylical disposition of the countries still carnivorous animals, in a great number unknown in the ceutre of that quarter of of caverns in the mountains of Hungary the globe, and more particularly the seas aud Germany

and great lakes which he thinks must and they found that the common glue there exift. He has, in a merpoir pre- of the joiners cured intermittents. A sented to the National Inftitute, indicat- great many Italian physicians have tried ed the courses wlich appear to hiin to this remedy, and found it fafe and efbe proper for the most specdily exploring fectual. They tried it in the febris tere those countries which itill remain to be tiana duplicata, fome also in the quartan, difcorered.

which had not yielded to bark, &c. likeCounT RUMFORD (now at Paris) has wife in the quotidian remittents

. Seveascertained that light loses little of its ral patients were restored even by the intensity by palling through ground glass; fimple jelly of beef. They observed be recommends, therefore, the prefers that the thenical intermittents cured by ence of ground glasses for Argand's lamp, the glue went over into a febris continua, as a means of preveuting the glare, io and even in asthenical ones; but this offensive to the eye.

continuity lafted at moit only one or two BOUILLON LA GRange has examined days. The glue is to be given a short with great attention tannin, the cha- time before the paroxylin, Its princirafter of which is to form an insoluble pal effect conlists in taking away the compound with gelatine; and he has atony of the stomach and the kin. found tiat it has an alliuity for the alka- When that is done, it is advisable to lies, the earths, and the metallie oxides, give fome doles at several other hours and the faculty of becoming converted of the day. It onght not to be diluted into gallic acid by absorbing oxygen.

too much with water. When the foluM. BecHolz has, from various expe- tion, made from cleveu ortwelve drachins rinents upon the feeds of lycopodiun, of glue in two ounces of water, coagufound, 1, that they contain a lixteenth lates and thickens again, it may calily pan of a fat oil of brownith yellow, and be made potable, by putting the glass Inlable in alcohol; 2, a portion of real on hot alics.* Others" gave the dofes fuzar; 3, a viscous extract of a brownish every quarter, or every half hour, with Fellow, and an infipid taste; 4, the reli- equally good effect, The patient should due, afier being treated with alcohol and not drink much after having taken the water, may be regarded as a peculiar medicine, and especially no acid beverprodua of the vegetable kingdom; 5, age, Two or three hours after he may the yellowish aspect of the feed in this drink or eat. The glue operates at the harter ftate, indicates the anion of a fpe fame tiine as a fudorific. The patient cies of pigment with the first principle ought to remain two days in bed after of the feed, or, at least, a very intimate the fever has ceased, and to avoid the union of the constituent parts of this air (especially if it be cold and moist) feed; 6, the oily part which enters into for four or five days. At Berlin thefe the entpolition of this feed occasions its cures have been reiterated in the Chas Ewely combustion, and its constant fepa rité; and found of indubitable effect. ration from water.

Dr. De Sacco, at Milan, has made 1. FREYLIXO has extracted a large experiments, which prove that the lymph quantity of faccharine matter from the of the malanders, or rather the grense black mulberry tree, which may be ob- of horses (Italian Giardoni, German sained in a fate of fyrup or concrete Mauke, French Luur aur jumbes), has

The fyrup may be bad by extract the same effect, when inoculated, as the uz the juice, clarifying it with the whites vacciue virus. These experiments have

ges, and sterwards evaporating it been repeated several times at Berlin, to a proper confittence.

by Dr, and Counsellor Bremer, who got M. Goco has obtained from the com- re-produced lymph from Vienna: le a batek-nut a sweet aud agreeable oil. transplanted the lymph by four generaar M de Beauvors Was begun to publich tions, and it reinnined effective. All account of the fedts which he col necessary means hare been employed op die African and American to ascertain that true cow-pock was pro

duced. Every child inoculated with this Talya

matter was re-inoculated with the na. De Gautini, pbyleinn at Angogne, tural finall-pox, but did uot take it,

Tras published a Trenthe Anima Gelative as a Cure

Gluten, prepared in a Papinian digestos, termittenta The National Infi. from fresh bones, beef, &c. would produce

delegates coraniittee to in the same effea, be equally cheap, and with to the case of this new remedy, out the nauseous tafe of the joiners Flae No. 139, 4.



7th. That after a long diought and great The Physicians of Arnerica, with Dr's, heat, and when the disease had become more MUCIELL and Muller at their bead general and more mortal than usual, a conare of opinion, almoti unaniniously, that

liderable rain (and the air temperate), or a the Yellow lever is not contagious, but froti, restores health. Strictly endemic, depending on circum- tient labouring under the disease and carried

Bih. That there is no instance where a paftances of foil, on collections of putrify into the country communicated infection. ing matters, and other localities; and they have ettabilithed, relative to this going from the country into the parts of a

9th. That a person in perfect health formidable disease, the following conclu tour afflicted with the citeare, may contract fuous*

the complaint, and feel its effects, imme11t.

That the yellow fever has appeared diately, or a ter he has returned to the counonly in such towns as are populous.

try, although he has not seen a person under 2d. That the disorder begins on fat the fever grounds near ducks.

They consider the Yellow lever as id. That the upper and back parts of the most violent kind of bilious feror's, the towns, not thickly settled, are seldom which difcate they up pote to be divided affected.

into four grades, viz. the interiniteit, 4th. That the disorder begins after the the remittant, the true bilivus, and the hot weather commences, and continues as

vellow fever. Yellow fever then is a long as the weather remains hot. 5th. That the disease is more mortal in

bilious fever of a higher degree, and is dry seasons, accompanied with heat.

produced by the fanne caute as other oth. That in wet, cool Tummers the bilious tevers eving in an increalid discafe has scarcely appeared.

quantity, or by its being of a more deles

terious quality than what is required to * Medical Repolitory of New York. prosluce the lower de rees of bilious tever.

MONTHLY RETROSPECT OF THE FINE ARTS, *** The Uje of all New Prints, and Communistitions of Articles of Intelligence

are requified. THE munber of capital pictures now valuable collection wbich he lately pur. tion; to enter into the causes that have when we have room, we mean w gie contributed to this is not neceflary, but foue account. at has long heen a subject of regret, both Sir Samuel 168, K.E. X.S.F. M.P. for the to foreigners and natives who are londi ot

City of Prejimifer. Deurman, C.R.A. the tine arts, that these pictures have been pinxt. C. Turner, iculge. pubijhed for G. su generally fcatiered over the tase of the

Anirews, Curing.CXjs, Nov. 1806. Illand, at the different manfions of our

If in the characteristic traits of an nobility, or dispersed througly the inetro- Englith Admiral, there are any marks of polis, in many cafes, in fina!l collections. «neryv, or that national Hardılıood which that they were not inore eatily acceslible. fo eminently ditiinguishes that valuable The latter of these evils, the generous cals of the community, it ha: been ufal conduct of the gentlemen who began for any arriti of good title, who puints his the plan of ide Britim Inftitution in Pall- portrait, to make it as far as hic can conMall, for exlıibiting old pictures ete, pro libiently with the necellary attention 10 miles to reinove; and the noble, and we

the reti inblance, perceptiile in his picmult and patriotic example of the Mar

ture. Tinis portrait of Sir Samuel Hood of Statiird, is an duitable beginning for the rigosal of the other. We have is, it urinav he permited tv to expreis

Day porably be dechied a likenets; but it bren iyhd, and hope it is well founded,

at, a teeble likeneis. thut Lorci tirolverinr intends to add a gallery, linolar in that of the Marquis, tu)

The Rigbo Hancurable Henry Lord Holland, the the manfion lis Lorellip purchased from

Rigto Henurable Cbarles James Fox, died the Duke of Glocelier. "To this be will

Siguember 23, 1806 A pair of Prints. .
R. Saito pinxt.

s. 14. Reynolds sculpt. • 7 move the collection whirh was in the strition of the late Earl. The piciores

Published by S. W. R. 47, Poland-Arter,

Csiler 13, 1806. whiclo weic at his own bule in Wermula

Thele two prints are resemblances, ger, betüre le attigimed his present title, and cbarnéierluc refemblances of the and, above all, the very adiuruble nad nubie pertun, wlw at present does honour

to the title of Ilolland; and of that great of our Journals, would prepare to shake and enlightened statesman, who being his head, and !!rug up his thoulders at the uw loft to this country and his friends, umobferved .calamities of fome love-lick has a chance of juttice being done to his heroine; a German would intiantly toel character, in some particulars, which, by his heart expand with all the fentitiveness the violent animosity of political partiality, of philanthropy; and the tear would be were alooft invariably tinged with the ready to start from his eye, at the thought over-charged hue of party prejudice, of beholding all the liopeless crrors, and Both the portraits are executed with the unallayed niferies of man, feelingly denfual ability and fuperior tatte of the picted by the nervous band of fentimenartitis, whole names are annexed. tal philosophy. But to a true-bred Bri

ton, the word MISERY does by no means Peary Moger, and Mr. Nicole. 7. R. Smith convey an idea of such extreine disconi. Next. W. Ward fcalpe. Publifbed by W. fort. He feels the satisfaction of grunWard, Buckingbam-fireet, Fitxroy-quare. bling over his misfortunes, to be on many

The picture from which this print is occafions so much greater than the pain Engraved, was in the latt exhibition at the of enduring them, thịt he will ber, borlloyd Academy. It represents an el row, fieal, or even manufacture calamity, diely gentleman, lifteuing to a young fooner then futfer any unufual scarcity of gentleman who is reading to him, and is ditcontent. He Icels that miferies are a very respectable and well compofed necessary to happiness, and though perpicture in every respect but one, which haps not quite 10 pleafant at the inoment, was unpleasantly obvious in the painting, as his other indispensable enjoyments of but in the print, is disagreeably obtrutive; beef and beer, would, it taken any, we mean the green spectacles, which in leave a great craving in his appetite," &c, the engraving are neceffarily black. Froin &c. but we have not rouin tor more quo-> this little circumstance, the united talents tation. Indeer, Sterne had faid long of painter and engraver,confeffedly great, ago, that Mr. Shandy used to conficer an ink beneath the talk of rendering this in aitliction which gave him an opportunity any degree an agreeable print, which, in of a fmart repartec, or an eloquent discia production from Mr. Raphael Smith, is tation, as fully compenfited by the exwhat a late celebrated auctioneer would quilite delight of intellectual display. cada enique circunstance,

The prints are designed and engraved The Weary Traveller. The Har selfi-man. w. with attention to the idea of the work, Artaud pinxi. Dunkarton, sculpi.! A pair and well coloured, and may, we think, be

priti, engraved in Mezzotinto, and puba' a pleafant and whimsical addition to the Liedjur H. Macklin, Fleet-firect. • amufement of those who love to laugh,

In these two pleasing deligns, the artist and to laugh has uses, that it is not nedoes not feem to have aimed at more cedury to enumerate. than making a prir of respectable furnic specimens. of Polyautography, No. 1V. price, ture prints, and he has fully attnined his 1os 6d. publijhed by Volluçiler, No. 9, propole. Examined with that regard, Buckingbam-fireet, Fitosrey square. tion of praile. The first, we think, is the In this number, as in those that prebeli delign; and both of thein are well

ceded it, there are fix, and the major engravedl.

part of them are entitled to high praise :

indeed on the whole, we think that El Camden, Kafgeber of the mot Noble Order bitherto each tucceeding number has been

fike Gane, Hoppner Rit, pinxt. W. better than the former. Ward, leupe Publipped by W. Ward, Bucks The first delign by Mr. I. Singleton, epteira, Fasy-fruart.

represents an old man reading, and is in a This print is finely engraved in mezzo- - bold and gnod style. The next is a landInuy, and in point of deligu, comes into fcape by Mr. W. II. Pyne, in an eini

tery refpectalde class among the por- nent degree delicate and picturefque: trasts of the prefent day.

the hero, on a caparitoned horse, is, by air Acherna has now publilhed, Mr. E. V. Utterfan, and inult be consi

ba the twelve prints to illustrnte the dered as the production of an amateur,

and pupolar publication of, The Mi- but would in many points do honour to Jo Humon e This moft terrific a regular artist. By Mr. T. Barker, there police would lead a native of any other is a very easy and mural drawing of Pagtay, but England, to expect a heart- brick-makers, &c. and by Mr. Raphitel

make of accoulated woe. A Welt, the old tree in the foreft, which we bring it bas buen obferved, in one hare seen in more than one or two of his



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foriner productions: in this mode it has tioned as in preparation feme months a fingularly good effect. By Mr. W. ago, is now engraved, and the descriptive Ilaveil, we have a rural scene with trees, volumes which accompany it, will be a female tigure, &c. &c.

ready in a month or two, when the whole On the whole, we think that this very will be published. To give the Analytis curious and novel invention, proinises to of so very singular a work, would far exa come into much greater request, and be cecd our limits. Suffice it to say, that it more attended to and adınired as it is is the largest print ever engraved on a better known. Indeed taken in every fingle plate, (being 4 feet 6 inches, by point of view, it must be very acceptable 8 féet, exclusive of margins, for which the to the artists and the lovers of drawing, as paper and presies have been expressly they may themselves multiply their own made.) The base of the picture is sup, deligns without any knowledge of the art posed to be the level of the sea, from of engraving; the itone being prepared fo which the elevation of all the mountains as to admit of being drawn upon with the are measured. fame facility as paper.

The price to subscribers for plain A picturesque View of the principal Mountains copies is ten guincas; impretlions printed

of the World, in ibeir a&tual proportions of in colours, fimilar in effect to the original beight above the level of tbe Sea, with a picture, thirty guincas. One half to be Scale of cltitudes applicable to be Picture; paid at the time of fubscription. Subdesigned and painted by R. A. Riddell, Eja. scriptions are taken in by Meflirs. G. accompanied by a Geograpbical and Physical and W. Nicol. Mellis. Thomas Coutt's acicunt of Mountains, tbeir Mineral Compor and Co. bankers, Strand, &c. &c. and at fition, &c. &c. in three quarto Volumes, by Mr. Riddell's, No. 9, Bennet-lircet, St. pb Wilson, F.17

Jaines's. This very fingular print, which we men


Selest Pieces for : be Organ or Piano-forte, by A New Glee for Three Voices. The Words

ibe late Mr. Jonatban Battisbill. Dedicated , translated from the 2716 Odle of Anacreon, by to Dr. Callcott, and sele&ted from M.SS. in Thomas Moure, Esq. Composed and dedicused tbe Paleffion of the Honourable George Pome to ibe Translator, by Sumuel Willey, Ejaa roy, by Yoon Page, Vicar-Choral of St. 25. 64. Paul's Carbedral. 55.

We find in tbis glee so much genius, TH NIIS selection conlists of an Overture, and science, as to lament our not having

Nine Pieces for the Organ or Piano heard its performance by the Society of Forte, an Introductory Letton for the Harmonijis, at one of their late nicotings. latter Inftrument, Six short Leffons for The movements are judicioudly varied, Juvenile Performers, and the Air of and the expresfion is given with energy. “ God save the king," harmonized by But the most profound may be betrayed the above admired composer. The ap. into an accidental lapse ; and we submit pearance of these rernains of fo ingeniolis it to Mr. Wesley, whether he has not, in and julily celebrated a malier as the late effect, two consecutive octaves in the Mr. Bittithill, will not fail to be intereit- fanue direction in the first bar of his third ing to the lovers of original and found page. 'composition. In every piece we discover the hiuh talents and profound science DelafTement Militaire. Composé et dedié à Dr. from which it emanates, and trace the

Bufry, par J. Jay. 58. good old school to which the composer This piece is plcasingly fancied; the was indebted, for the pure and clallical paffages are natural, cafy, and connected; ftude of his compositions. The work is and the whole presents an effect highly brought ont with accuracy and neatnefs, creditable to the composer's tafte and taand the public, we are confident, will lents. Thc fubject of the Pajiorule is join us in tbawking Mr. Page for his laud- particularly attractive, and the repetialle attention and affiduity. The Poti- tion of the first movement in an accelebumous Songs of Mr. Battithill, the fpec- rated tiine, is well judged. A word of dy publication of which has been an- compliment is due to Mr. Lavenu, for nunc iura fomer number, are to ap- the neatness and accuracy with which pear in the beginning of March next. the piece is printed

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