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Authentic Anecdotes. s Natural History. .
Biographical Memoirs. Theatrical Intelligence.
Manners and Customs. § Analysis of Historical Books.
Philosophical Papers. s Domestic News, &c. &c. &c.

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In no walk of literature is an author fendered more conspicuous than as a faithful and energetic narrator of public events: a great Historian is a literary chara&ter of the first magnitude; nor are Homer and Virgil more admired for the beauty of their poetical descriptions, than for the historical information contained in their celebrated works, which no other records have handed to posterity.

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