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names and influences, 388—his impressions from without, 389—his
awe of Keble, 389—-characteristics of the “Grammar of Assent,' 392.

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Rawlinson, George, review of his ‘Manual of Ancient History,' 154,

156-60—his philological and historical speculations, 170-5.
Russian Dekabrist, review of “Memoirs of a,' 363—meaning of the

word, 363–secret societies in Russia, 364—conspiracy of 1825, 365
-punishment of the conspirators, 371-4— life of the exiles, 375.

Sainte-Beuve, his funeral, 126—his character, 127-review of his lite-

rary labours, 127—his birth and early life, 128—his intimacy with
Victor Hugo, 129—joins the · Cénacle,' 129-his poems, 130—his
acquaintance with English poetry, 131--his. Mes Livres,' 132-his
• Consolations,' 133—his · Causeries de Lundi,' 135—bis articles on
Boileau, Lebrun, &c., 135—influence of the revolution of 1830, 136
his ‘Paroles d'un Croyant,' 137 ---separates from the Romantic
school, 138—his novel of. Volupté,'139—his • History of Port Royal,'
140—his mournful farewell, 142—the grand climacteric of his life,
143 —his Causeries de Lundi,' 145–6—his · Les Regrets,' 147 —
resigns his professorship of poetry, 148—his subsequent popularity,

149_his critical method, 150—his taste in advanced life, 153.
Stanhope, Earl, review of his . History of England, comprising the

Reign of Queen Anne,' 519-his former history, 519-Marlborough
and his victories, 522 et seq.—the Peace of Utrecht, 530—the Pre-
tender, 532—the age of Anne, 535—Addison, 545—De Foe, 548–
Queen Anne, 553.



Telegraphs, postal, 209– Professor Wheatstone, 210--progress in elec-

tric telegraphy, 209–11—its advantages, 213—details of the head
office in London, 215-22—Belgium compared with England, 224–
Mr. Scudamore's labours, 225-cost of postal telegraphs, 225-7-
method of working adopted in London, 227–ocean telegraphs, 228–
the galvanometer, 232–recovery of the old Atlantic calle, 236—
tables of submarine cables, 241-1-cost of the cables of Great
Britain, 246– Mr. Pender's services, 248—the ocean telegraph to
India, 219.




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Charles V., Emperor, review of Sir W. Stirling Maxwell's Chief

Victories of the,' 67. See Maxwell. Chaucer, Geoffrey, review of works relating to, 1-his excellences, 2–3

- various editions of the “Canterbury Tales,' 4-5— the Chaucer Society and the six-text edition, 5-early editions of his works, 8 --Dr. Morell's, 10-Tyrwhitt's, 12–Wright's, 13–Mr. Morris's, 15 -various readings, 16-17--work to be done for the illustration as well as for the text, 33—Mr. Morris's glosses, 35—important means of interpreting Chaucer's language, 40–difficulties of his phrases,

42-5. Chevallier, E., review of his 'Manual of the Ancient History of the

East,' &c., 154. Cox, George W., review of his 'Aryan Mythology,' 330—his former

works, 330—his design in the present work, 331—theory of the comparative mythologists, 333—his trace of myths to their origin, 335—diffusion of myths, 336—the Vedic hymns, 337—Mr. Mas Müller's explanation of the myth of Cephalus and Procris, 313– origin of Greek myths, 343-4—their meaning and substance, 345– defect of the method of the comparative mythologists, 350—Mr. Cox's treatment of the solar myths, 353–61.

D Disraeli, Right Hon. B., review of his 'Lothair,' 275_his political

novels, 278—his characters in . Lothair,' 283—his hostile animus to the Papal system, 285.

F Faraday, Michael, review of Memoirs of, 176–difficulty of a bio

graphy of him, 177—his birth and early life, 178—becomes Davy's assistant, 181–his ideal lecturer, 182—his Journal on his foreign tour, 183—Davy's discoveries, 186—Faraday's first original communication, 187—his marriage, 188—his religious views, 188—his scientific activity and discoveries, 189 et seq.—his MS. notes of Experimental Researches, 192-his electrical researches, 193–2014 his speculations on the connexion of the forces of nature, 203—his last works and death, 207–8.

G Galton, Francis, review of his 'Hereditary Genius : an Inquiry into

its Laws and Consequences,' 100—Buckle's doubts of its existence, 100 — Mr. Darwin's decisive answer, 101 — rapid extinction of British peerages, 103—the tall men and women of Potsdam, 105– Mr. Galton's view, 106-7— his tables, 108–12-judges, 111literary men, 112 - divines, 113–oarsmen and wrestlers, 113– ability, talents, and genius, 115—the Grenvilles and Fairfaxes, 1178—A tavism, 119–Böhme's doctrine, 120—inheritance as limited by sex, 122—is genius physically inheritable? 123—-sterility of true

genius, 123-4-brevity of its duration in families, 125. Germany, France, and England, works relating to, 554– recent events

in France, 555—work of Emile de Laveleye on the Prussian and Austrian war, 556—its effect on Austria, 557-9—the fortunes of

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