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199, 208.

Kentish, Mrs. lines by, on the Rose, 117.
Locusts of Egypt, notices of, 211.

| Mirage, the, or phenomenon of the Desert, 211.
King, anecdote of the late, at his coronation, 62. Logierian system, remarks upon, 247.

MISCELLANIES, 4, 7, 8, 16, 22, 23, 38, 40, 56, 56, 62,
Kingly title--a great jackass ! 255.

Longevity, instances of, 5, 50, 165, 199, 294, 339, 343. 62, 75, 79, 85, 86, 86, 102, 102, 103, 111, 158, 159,
King's cock-crower, a singular office, 299.

Longitude, the discovery of claimed by M. Wrousky, 20. 165, 166, 175, 199, 206, 217, 218, 230, 277, 278, 294,
Kings of England, curious fatality attending the suc Looking-glasses, new mode of manufacturing, 109. 315, 326, 342, 350, 372, 388, 398, 407, 411.
cession of the, 278.

Looking for a thing, queries respecting, 192.-Answered, Miser, good, epigram on the death of, 222.
King's Evil, woman touched for, by QUEEN ANNE, 135.

Missionaries to the East Indies, 14.
Kiss, lines on a, by Burns, 69.-Contradicted, 76, 80. Lorenzo, essay by, on the morality of the Drama, 268. Missionary, excellent reply of an Indian to a, 167.
Kiss, the, lines so titled, by Westmore, 308.

-Finds the missing cantos of ** Liverpool," 280.- Moles, how to destroy, 103.
Krudener, Madame, curious biographical notices of, 26. 1 Denied to be genuine by U'Goster, 295, 296, 351. Monsal Dale described by Wilfred Wender, 385.

Sonnet by, “ To my big toe," 372.

Moore's Melodies, extract from, 60.-Almanack, notices
Lacon, by Mr. Colton, extracts from, 262.
“ Lord Ullin's Daughter," by Campbell, 180.

of the author of, 205.
Lady, lines on a painting, by a, 204.-Lines on a young, Lothario, lines addressed by, "To any pretty girl," 253. Moral sense, original essay, 295.-Remarks on, 312.
leaving England, 325.
Love affairs.-See Heart, affairs of the

Moore, Sir T. his opinion of capital punishinents, 313.
Lake scenery, the, of England described, 198. Love and madness (a ridiculous story) 53.

Mortality, remarks on, at different ages, 407.
Lakes of North America, notices of their extent, 174. Lover, a, his character of his mistress, 204.

Mountains, fall of two, one in Germany, another in
Lancaster or Lancashire, a query respecting, 399.
Love, the language of, poetically described, 356.

America, 62.
Lancaster, Joseph, his tour in America, 126.
Love, at first sight, 117.--Lines on, 164.

Mountains, on their distant visibility, 104.
Languages in the known world, number of, 142.-A Lusus Naturæ, 48, 56, 126, 134, 175, 218, 251, 255, 331. Mouse-trap, curious (an o ster) 192.
short cut to the learned, 379.

Luxuries, French, in ancient and modern times, 254. Mozart, singular anecdote of, 190.
Larkin, Mr. letter from, on changing songs, 63. Lyceum, complaints of broken panes in the, 266. Muloch, Mr. a letter supposed to be by, 38.-Verses
Larks, three, fly into a shop in Preston, 135.-Natural

M.

by, 260, 268.--His lectures in Paris attacking the
history of the different species of, 309.-Sale of, 311. M. a series of original essays by.-See Horæ Oliosa. | French nation, 318.--Challenged by three French
Lathky1 Dale described by Wilfred Wender, 386. M. a query by, respecting a point of honour, 384.-

| officers, 318.
Lathom House, brief Journal of the Siege of, 145, 153, Case stated, 390.- Another letter from, 390.-Editor's

"Editor's Mummies, Egyptian, a description of, 111, 365.
169.-The Contributor of (X. L. D.) accused of pla. opinion, 392.-Conclusion of the affair, 399.-Re.

Murder and insanity, horrid case of, 62.
giarism, 320.-Defended by the Editor, 328.His marks on, 400.

Murder, curious case of, and the murderer in the jury-
own Defence, 336.-Notes to the, ist, 340 ; 2d, 3d, M'Avoy, Miss, remarks on her powers, 200.

box, 161.
4th, 5th, 6th, 347; 7th, 366; 8th, 374; 9th, 10th, Macready and Virginius, critique on, 87.-Another ori- Muses, the nine, poetically designated, 341.
11th, 12th, 382; 13th, part of 14th, 406; remainder

ginal one, 95.-Character of, from the Courier, 200. Musket, a repeating one, 262.
of 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 413; 20th, to Macready's Richard III. compared with Kean's, 119.

Musical notices respecting the Liverpool concerts, &c.
38th, 418.
Mad dogs, humourous essay so entitled, by Goldsmith,51.

330; and the muses, 341.
Latin, a town in France where that language only is Madrepore, a magnificent specimen of, 342.

| Musical composer (a great one) 123.
spoken, 35.
Magnesia, a native hydrate of, discovered, 199.

“ My cot on the banks of the Dee," by Ryley, 76.
Latin pun, made at Rome, 135.

Magnetic needle, variation of the, 20.-Deviation of, so. / Mysterious affair in Ireland, 247.
Laughter, stanzas to a young lady freely indulging in, -Recession of the, 59.-Dip, 142.

N
4.-Remarks on, by Pyrus, 359.

Magnetism, remarks on Mr. Bywater's pamphlet on,

on, | Nabob, the, being a beautiful imitation of “ Auld
Lawless's adventure (a good tale, in verse) 12.

262.-Animal, prize question at Berlin on, 59.
Lawrence, St. a wonderful decent down the rapids of, Maids, the diary of an old one, 400.

lang Syne,” 372.

| Naldi, the unfortunate death of, 219.
289.

Man, lines on, by Emma, 164.-Paper on the harmony
Lawrence, William, his remarks on materialism, 251, of the actions of the organs of, 185.—Poetical charac-

Naples, sketches of, in 1817, 306.

NATURALIST'S DIARY, 43, 61, 70, 76, 93, 109, 118,
258, 274.
ter of an honest one, 204.

157, 166, 179, 189, 237, 245, 259, 293, 299, 323, 333,
Le Cavalier Seul, or the miseries of quadrilles, 356. Maniac, curious tale of a, by a correspondent, 64.
Lectures in Paris, remarks on Mr. Mulock's, 318.

355, 363, 394, 405.
Lines so entitled, 117.

NATURAL HISTORY, 86, 88, 94, 102, 136, 152, 166,
Leeks, on the Welsh custom of wearing, 292.
Mariner, the, lines by a common sailor, 100.

165, 175, 182, 206, 214, 218, 251, 255, 255, 293, 309,
Leg, a baker undertakes to stand on one for three hours, Marmaduke Modish, letter by, on the Courtesy, 215.-
199.-Curious action about an artificial one, 230.-Of Another letter, 239.

1 310, 327, 367, 367, 387.
the Marquis of Anglesea, lines on the, 188.
Marriage, thoughts on, by a thoughtful fellow, 125.-

Nauticus, letter by, on swimming. 96. Letters by, 280.
Legacy, a curious one, and curiously defeated, 102. | Two early offers of, and question respecting, 408.

- On the preservation of eggs, 376.
Leonora, translated from the German of Burgher, 132.

Naval architecture, remarks upon, 386,
Married folk, advice to, in rhyme, 396.
Leopard, American one described, 175.
Mary, lines to, by Cornelius, 76.-By C. 228.—By

Negro asylum in Hayti, 141,
Le Pattissier, a jeu d'esprit on Birch, 60.

Anna, 308.-By Sinclair, 244.-By O. W. 276.--

Negro feeling (an affecting anecdote) 393.
Leprosy, a village in Africa appropriated to those afflicted “ To the sweet and artless," 332.-W. lines addressed

Newgate Calendar, state of, for the year, 195, 255.

to, by Guli, 325.
with, 140.

| Newspaper, extracts from a North American Indian

one, 126.-One published on board during the Arctic.
Letter, singular direction of one sent by post, 206. | Massaniello, biographical notices of, 387.

expedition of Captain Ross, extracts from, 263, 264,
Libraries, the essence of, 111.

Materialism, an examination into, by Lawrence, 251,
Life, human, on the brevity of, 126.

Newspapers, on the origin and history of, 222.
258, 274.
Matlock, a walk to, by Wilfred Wender, 338, 345.

Niger, on the exploration of the, 270.
Life-preserver, an ingenious marine one, 150.
Ligni, a new one (a whimsical anecdote) 124.-Method Matrimonial experience, humorous lines so titled, 180.

Night, in a stage-coach, lines by Mr. Montgomery, 4.
of producing, under water, 262.-.Produced by a Maxims, a collection of good ones, 127.-Collection of,

1 - Sonnet on, 172.

Noctambulism, fatal effects of, 230.
flower, 262.

by Mr. Colton, 262.
L-n--r-d, lines addressed to the Rev. by I. P. 316.

Nose, sonnet to my, from the New Monthly Magazine,
May, the wreath of (a song) 363.
LITERARY NOTICES, CRITICISMS, &c. 5, 37, 38, Meanwell, George, letter from, on orthographical inno-

372.- Parody on, by Lorenzo, 372.
41, 57, 73, 86, 92, 113, 121, 133, 134, 140, 152, 156, vations, 311. ---Reply to, by A. B. C. 311.-Another

0
156, 165, 165, 172, 190, 190, 192, 200, 201, 241, 242, letter from, 318.

Oath, singular, about bad shillings, 395.
249, 253, 256, 285, 295, 318, 404.

Mcat, on the preservation of, by pyroligneous acid, 128. Oats bruised for horses, more nutritious, 271.
Literary characters in low life, 316.

Mechanic, an ingenious one (Ralph Heaton) 325. OBSERVER, the young one, by Pyrus, 319, 327, 335,
Literary and social genealogy, 63.
Medallic biography of scientific men, 135.

344, 359, 367, 416.
Literary Society, a new Royal one to be established, 255. Memnon, the statue of, remarks on, 407.

Ocean, an apostrophe to, by Barry Cornwall, 36.-By
Literary premia, remarks upon, 272.-Letter on, 279. | Mercurial atmosphere, 282.

Lord Byron, 60.
Literary men, on the misfortunes and poverty of, 245. Mermaid, the, notices of, 387.

Ohio, origin of the name of the river, 79.
LITERARY TRIFLING, 86, 134, 168.-Sce Christmas Mes très chers père et mère, controversy as to the cor-Oil gas, its superiority over that from coal, 318.
Puzzles.

cectness of, 152, 156, 156, 165, 165, 165, 172, 192, | Olives, emigration of, from France, 131.
LIVERPOOL, notices respecting, See Theatre, Dra.

O'Neill, Miss, and Mrs. Siddons, 16.
matic Notices, fc. 32, 39, 39, 47, 61, 73, 85, 85, 85, Metalic vegetation, a curious experiment, 128.

Operas, Lord Chesterfield's opinion of, 135.
103, 112, 134, 134, 145, 153, 160, 160, 167, 168, 168, METEOROLOGICAL REPORT for Manchester, monthly, old man of the mountains, notices of, 11.
169, 176, 176, 176, 176, 184, 184, 199, 200, 207, 207, 132, 159, 189, 235, 270, 282, 310, 342.-General table Oratory, corporation (a whimsical anecdote) 351.
208, 208, 215, 224, 256, 256, 257, 278, 279, 286, 287, for twelve months, with remarks, 373, 379, 398. Orbilius, a flogging schoolmaster, 56.-Reply to, 72.
330, 336, 336, 340, 344, 347, 398, 398, 399, 399, 400. Meteorology, 38, 56, 126, 142, 151.

Organs of man, paper on the harmony of the actions of
Liverpool, an heroic poem by Shaughnasey O'Shaugh- / Methodists, on the increase of, in America, 175.

the, 185.
nasey, Esq. 220, 228.-Another canto, 284, 292.- Mexico, the great temple of, description of, 33. Ormskirk, an enraged correspondent from, and his cau.
The fourth canto, 364.

Michael's Church, letter on the bells of, 73.-On the tion to females, 352.-His statements denied by Ve.
LIVERPOOL, original essay descriptive of the manners, steeple of, 152.

ritas, 375.
customs, buildings, &c. of, 216.-Remarks on, by Miles Gloriosus, letter of, and extract from his grand. Orphan Asylum, speech of Counsellor Philips, at the
W.232.
father's journal, 112.

annual dinner of the, 369.
Liverpool Easter concerts, notices of, 330.--Institutions, Mill erected in a prison in Yorkshire, 214.

Orphans, the (a tale read by Mr. Putnam) 388.
letter of a foreigner and a naturalist, 85.-Town hall, Milton, original critique on, 206.

ORTHOGRAPHICAL INNOVATIONS, various letters or,
an enchanted window in, 344.-Irregularities in the Mina Xavier, biographical memoirs of, 34, 42. | 311, 311, 318.-Editor's remarks on, 314, 368, 405.-
architecture of, 287.-Lines, by an emigrant in Ame | Mind, affections of the, paper on, by Y. Z. 225. | Letter of J. C. on, 360.
rica, 165.

Miracle, a ridiculous one, 158.-Laughable one, 219. Orthographical transmogrification, 56.
Local Etymologies by Toi, 378.--Remark on, by T. 379. Mirandola, remarks on the new play of, 239,--Original | Orthography, whimsical, 326, 372.
Locke's extraordinary parrot, 23. -

critiquc upon, by Y. Z. 242.

Ossian, story after the manner of, 123.

Draheite, a printing press established at, 59.
| Poison, important remedies against, 269.

| Rizzio, David, critique on the opera of, 8.
» Tuomus, wilt O' go wi' me," 420.
Polar expedition.-Scc Arctic.

Roads, remarks on the improvement of, 397.
(eb, on the different sounds of, 376, 424.

Polonius Pottinger, a laughable critique by, on some Robber, assumes the character of the devil, 65.
: Oui! oui! (a laughable tale, in verse) 12.

lines on Betsy, 121.

Rob Roy the Second, lines so signed, 164.
Oyster catches a mouse, 192.
Pompeii, on the ruins of, 278.

Roman altar, one discovered near Chester, 332.-Wood-
Ostes, opinions of the ancients respecting, 223. Poor, the houseless.-Sce Hlousclcss.

cut of, 847.—Barbarities described, from Valerius,
O. W. lines by, to Mary, 276.

Poor, the, a society recommended by W. S. H. for re 357.--Coins, on the present value of, 346.- Padlock,
P.
deeming goods pledged by, 334.

discovered near Chester, 366.--Respecting, from
Pacificus, a letter by, on duelling, 125.
Pope's villa at Twickenham, 219.

Forsyth, 367.-And remarks on, by Q. 867,-Eagle
Painters and poets, an anecdote of Annibal Caracci, Population, remarks on, as to the proportion between discovered in Germany, 255.-Monument, a large
255.
the sexes, 211.

one discovered in Egypt, 80.
Painting, on the pleasures of, 190.
Porcelain, an engraving on, 218.

Romance in real life, 222.
Palulogus Modestus, a whimsical critique on “ Willy Post-master taken in (a laugable story) 191.

Romilly's, Sir Samuel, opinion of capital punishments,
Thite," 183.
Post-office, primitive one, 211.

313.
Pancakes on Shrove Tuesday, origin of, 299.

Potato, an extraordinary one, 196.-Another, 159. Rooks, a pair build in a garden in Manchester, 387.
Panic, rapid spread of, an essay on mad dogs, 51. Poynton, lines by, to Fanny, 124.

Rose-tree bears 1274 roses, 102.
Paradise-street, house in, in a dangerous state, 256. Precedence, a singular point of, 393.

Rose, lines to the, by Mrs. Kentish, 117.
Pureni, letter so signed, 160.

Presence of mind, great, 135.-In a courtier, 219. Rose, lines on the everlasting, 189.
Parental duties, letter of P. Z. upon, 368.

Presents during courtship, by law to be returned, 367. Rose, origin of the term Under the, 350.
Paris, Mr. Muloch's lectures in, 318.-Challenged for Primrose, lines, to the, 330.

Rosin-bubbles, on the blowing of (a curious experiment)
them, 318.

PRINTS, original series of letters on collecting, &c. 201, 270.
Parrot, Locke's extraordinary one, 23.
• 209, 218, 225, 233, 243.

| Royal family of England, dramatic recreations of, 1.
Party, Captain, remarks on his Arctic expedition, 177, Printing, early, 6.-On copper, improvements in, 38.- Royal Society, a new literary one to be established, 255.

186, 190, 234, 263, 279, 281.-Extracts from the From fusible metal, 270.-Press, improvements in, Russian festival, an extraordinary one, 35.
published voyage, 380, 381, 396.
103.

Russian northern expedition, 59.
Parsons, Captain, his South American journal, 2, 30.
Prison, as

S.
Parting, lines on, by a coinmon sailor, 100.

Pronunciations, English, queries of a foreigner respect- Sabbath, the violation of the, in the neighbourhood of
Partnership, a singular one, the Virgin Mary being one. ing, 360.--Remarks of A.Q. W. upon, 376.

St Anne's, 336
of the firm, 346.
Publicans, caution to, 40.

Sachetti's novels, translation of one, 127.
Partridges, out of 40 brace shot, 32 brace of old birds, | Puffing, a capital specimen of American, 348.

Sailor relieved in Blundell-street cellar, lines by a, 264.
135.

Pulmonary complaints, singular mode of discovery, 72. Salt between the timbers of a vessel preserves it, 116.
Patient swallows the weights instead of the bolus, 294. Pump, a newly-discovered nautical one, 231.

Sandwich Islands, singular letters from the King and
Paupers, an addition of 66 in the small village of Mars-
Pumps, improvements in, 191.'

Queen of the, 411.
con, 175.
Punch-bowl made out of a cockle-shell, 75.

Savannah, lines on leaving, 310
Paving, streets in Liverpool in want of, 207.-An im. Punning, a curious specimen of, by Swift, 326.

Saxon dynasty, queries respecting the, 215.
proved plan recommended, 397.

Putnam, Mr. lines addressed to, on his reading of Scales, the philosopher's, 124
Paunbrokers and the poor, letter of W. S. H. respecting, “ female education,” 404.

School advertisment in 1799, singular, 86.
334.

Putnam, Mr. his readings and recitations, 368,372, 388, Schoolmaster, lines on the profession of, 236.
Peach-tree, with upwards of 1600 peaches, 16.

392.

Schools' sociсty, notices of the National, 8.
Peak of Derbyshire, improvements in the, 402.
Puzzles, 213, 221, 220, 236, 236, 244, 253.

Schools ir. Liverpool and its vicinity, a table of, 278
Penny, the vant of a, a humorous French story, 141. P- y, F. letter from, on swimming, 64.

SCIENTIFIC NOTICES.-Sce Scientific Nccords.
ple under a despotic government compared to a bag | Pyramids, remarks on, by Miller, 102.

SCIENTIFIC RECORDS, 20, 25, 36, 37, 49, 59, 72, 73,
full of rats, 23.
Pyrenees, confiagration of the, 126.

80, 87, 103, 129, 142, 157, 174, 177, 185 191, 193,
PEREGRINE, a series of letters, describing his voyage | Pyroligueous acid, on the preservative powers of, 128. 190, 203, 213, 217, 218, 250, 258, 262, 269, 274 082
in the Mediterranean, &c. 322, 837, 361, 401, 409.

Pyrus, letter from, 293, “the Young Obsłrverby, 319, 310, 318, 330, 333, 342, 350, 358, 373, 373, 379, 356,
Perspective drawings, instruments for making, 218. 1 328, 335, 344, 359, 367, 416.

396, 397, 407, 410, 412.
Personalities, letter of Adolescens on, 361.
Pythagoras, curious custom of, 214.

Scorseby, Capt. on the Arctic regions, 186, 198***
Peter Bell, by Wordsworth, a laughable critique on, P. Z. letter of, on parental duties, 368.

Scotch bagpiper (a whimsical anecdote) 355.

Scotch Etymologies by Toi, 378; remarks on, by T. 379.
Peter's, St. Church, alterations of the clock, query Q. in a Corner, letter of, on the Liverpool theatre, 88. 1

Scotch Novels, on the author of the, 41, 57, 73, 121,
respecting, 167.
Quack, singular, verses by, ridiculing gluttony, 340.

133, 140, 404.
PHENOMEXA, remarkable, 7, 16, 38, 38, 56, 126.
Quadrille, singular situation in the game of, 376.

Scotland, the Highlands of, Mr. Philip's appeal respect-
PHILANTHROPIST, the, 119, 127, 141, 193, 257, 265,
Quadrilles, the miseries of, or “ Le Cavalier Scul," 356.

ing, 193.
313, 331, 369, 393, 420.
Quakers, on the high moral character of, 199.

Scoti, Burns, Byron, and Campbell, compared by Mr.
Philip, the Rex. Mi, his appeal concerning the High-
Quarantine, the miseries of, described by Peregrine, 337,

Gillespie, 273.
lands, 193.-Corrections in, 215.
362, 401.

Scott, Sir Walter, and the Scotch novels.--Sec Scotch
Phillips, Counsellor, speech of, at a meeting of the Lon-

Novels.-On his poctical style, 261.
Queen, a blacksmith's wife becoines one, 158.
don Hibernian School Society, 181.- At a dinner of

Sca, a winter view of the, by Crabbe, 246.
Queen, the, entry of, into Jerusalem (a picture) 75.-Her
the Orphan Asylum, 369.
PHILOLOGY, 37, 38.

Seaman, lines supposed to be sung by a shipwrecked
reception at Tunis, 814.-Remarks on her conduct
abroad, by Peregrine, 409.

one, 148.
Philosopher's scales, the (good lines) 124.
Queries, two curious ones, 192.-Answered, 199, 208.

Scamens' wives, C. S. B. on parish relief to, 85.
Physicians, deplorable state of, in Spain, 343.
Quill, one discovered in a bird nearly filled with lead,

Season, the mildness of the, 339.
Physiology, paper on the harmony of action in the
the 375.

Seduction, lines on the victim of, 236.
organs of man, 185.
Quotations from the classics to be translated, 391.

Serpent, the American sea, re-appears, 271.
Physiognomy and Madame Tussaud's wax-work, re.
marks on, 374.--As connected with the facial angle
Q- T-

Serpent, a large one brought from India, 367.
, letters by, 119.

Sexes, on the proportion between the, 211.
of various nations and the beau ideal (with a wood

Shakspeare, letter from, addressed to his wife, 251,-.
cut) 333.
Radcliffe, Dr. a bon mot of, 135.

His plays, number of lines in each, 86.
Picture of Charles 1. containing the Psalms, 343. Rain, on the comparative quantities of, 39.

Shaking hands, a laughable American paper on, 149,-
Pig, a remarkably large one, 271.
Rainbow, lines to the, by Mr. Campbell, 260,

Whimsical accident in, 210.
Pike, one caught by a gander, 150.-Interesting ac. Rake, a reformed one, letter from, 3.

Shark, the hammerheaded, 7.-Several make their ar-
count of its mode of life, habits, &c. 214.
Ramsay, Allan, epitaph on, 158.

pearance on the Essex coast, 126.
l'ine-apple, one weighs 5 pounds 14 ounces, 132. Rapids of St. Lawrence, a wonderful descent down the, Shaughnasey O'Shaughnasey, Esq. Liverpool, an heroic
Bir, William, his opinion of the punishment of death,
ishment of death. 289.

poem by, 220, 228.-Death of, detailed, 240; and
Rat caught by an oyster. 7.

remarks on, 240.--The other cantos found by Loren-
Placards, on indelicate ories, 48.-Remarks on, 248, 248. Rat and hen, a battle between, 54.

zo, 280; and remarks on, 280, 295, 295, 296, 351. -
Plagiarism exposed, 304, 312.-Of Y. 2. 320.--the edi. Rats, a bag full of, compared to the people under a Invocation to the spirit of, 300.-Fourth canto found

for accused of, by Fairplay, 320.Defence, 328. tyranny, 23.-A couple kept by a female maniac, 62. | by Lorenzo, 364.
Plague, inoculation for the, 80.
Raven, a large one shot in Roxburgshire, 175.

Shaving by steam ! in America, 75.
Plants, a valuable assortment of, presented to the Glas. Raymond, lines by, addressed to an absent friend, 268. Shepherd, the Rev. William, brief memoir of, 313.
On Botanic Garden, 191.
Recollection, lines on, 188.

Shetland, New South.--Sce Southern and Antarctic
Platinum, prepared in the leaf, 59.

Recreations.--Sce Puzzles, Enigmas, Christmas Boxes. Continent.
Play, the amateur one.See Theatricals.

Regularity and temperance, curious instance of, 255, Sherry wine, etymology of, 80.
Playbill of 1511, a curious one, 379.
Rein deer, a pair domesticated at Ghent, 56.

Shillings, bad, singular oath respecting, 395.
Plays, ancient, prices of, 227.
Repartee (a good one) 216.

Ships, renaarks on some old ones, 380.
Plough, a newly-invented one, 142.
Respiration, an original article on, 25.

Shipwrecked seaman, lines supposed to be sung by a,
Plumns, on the different species of, 142.
Resurrection-men, singular anecdote of some, 75.

signed J. S. W. 148.
Plumpudding, 26 yards long, weighing 980 lbs. 175. Retirement, lines on, 308.

Shipwreck, ingenious means of saving from (with a cut)
Poecher, a bumorous parody of a, on Brutus, 214. Retrospection, lincs on, by G. F. 325.

150.
POETRY, original and selected, generally in the fourth | Revenge of a dervise, curious, 111.

Shoemakers, literary ones, 175.
† page of each number

Rheumatism, the famous American recipe for, 213. Shops kept open late, letter of Censor on, 85.-Shutters,
Post, poetically described by J. S. W. 156.
| Ringlet, the, lines so entitled, 309.

L a nuisance, 103.-Another letter, by Civitas, 134. .

255.

252.

Shrove Tuesday, on the singular customs of, 299. Teakettle and the bull.dog (a singular story) 279. Voice, the human, and instruments compared, 341.
Shutters of shops, a nuisance, 103.
Tear of Gratitude, lines to the, 380,

Voltaire's Henriade, curious anecdote respecting, 295.;
Siddons, Mrs. and Miss O'Neill, 16.

| Tears the Queen of, hyperbolical account of the effects Voyage to India, satirical verses on the pleasures of a,
Siddons, Mrs. whimsical notice of the effects of her of Mrs Siddons' acting, 342.
acting, 342.

Temperance and regularity, curious instance of, in low Voyage of the Urania, a French vessel of discovery, 179
Sigh, lines on hearing one from a young lady, 45.

life, 255.
Sign-posts with illuminated letters, 191.

Tennessee, antiquities of, Pigmy Skeletons, 129.
Silk-worms, on the rearing of, 312, 327.
Terpodian, the, a new musical instrument, 407.

Walpole and Pultney, a classical dispute between, 250.
Simon Gulled, letter by, on the Logierian system, 247. THEATRE AND THEATRICAL CRITICISM-See the wo

Walking on the water, notices of, 386.
Simon Sensitive, letter from, on the miseries of good

Washington, Gen. anecdote of a singular escape of, 267.

Drama.
housewifery, 367.
i Theatre, state of the, in 1511, and singular play-bill, wie

Water, walking on the, notices respecting, 386.
Simson, John, letter from, on feats sf swimming, 24. 379.-Liverpool, at the close of the season, 184. -Re-1"

L, WAVERLY, &c. on the author or authors of, 41, 57,
Sinclair, lines by, to Mary, 244. To the memory of

* 73, 121, 133, 140, 404.

marks, by Dramaticus, on the new corps dramatique, I wau and' Wheu, a good joke. 62.
- - , 260.

391.-Others by C. N. 400.
Sisters, the (a story, translated for the Kaleidoscope) 82. · Theatrical aspirant, singular letter from one, 192.-De-

| Weasels eat frogs, 310.
Skeleton, a human one, found in Plymouth, 271.

clamation, paper on, 71.-Coincidences. See Dra- | Weisshorn. fall of the Glacier of the, 109.

| Webbe's Psalmody, notices of, 330.
Skeleton of the wreck, a dreadful story, 326.

matic.
Skeletons, a number found near Glasgow, 35.-And on Theatricals, amateur, recommended by I. P. 143.–Let.

Welch bard, lament of the last one, 76.
Sussex Downs, 350.-Pigmy ones, a depository of, ters in consequence, 152, 168, 168, 175, 175, 176,

| Welsh executioner, difficulty of obtaining and charges
i

08, 108, 175, 175, 170,
found in Tenessee, 129.
176, 176, 176, 183, 183, 200.

of a, 398.
SKETCH Book, the, extracts from, 97, 105, 113, 121, Theatricus, letter by, on the Liverpool Theatre, 159.

Welsh custom of wearing leeks, remarks on the, 292.

| Welsh Indians in America, 59.
137.

“ Thee, thée, only thee," from Moore's Melodies, 380. (weli
Sketch Book, the, criticised by the Edinburgh Review- Thermometer, the bachelor's, 305.

| Well, an unusually deep one sunk in Lincoln's Inn

Fields, 135.
ers, 113.

Thoughtful Fellow, letter of, on marriage, 125.
Slave advertisement, an American one, 91...Manumis- i Timber, on the best time for felling, 80.-On the sea-

Wellington, anecdote of the Duke of, 40.

Westminster Abbey, from the Sketch Book, 137.
sion of one in America, 102.

son for felling, 387.

Westmore, lines by, to Emma, 276.—“The Kiss," 308.
Slaughtering animals, remarks on, 192.
Time, a picture of, 56.-A picture of, by Mr. Colton,

Wesley, the Methodist, supernatural sounds heard by, 5.
Slaughtering cattle for food, the law respecting, 207. 196.-Lines on, 356,

Whale, one fifty feet long, 88.-Skeleton of one found
Sleepers, the story of the seven, 190.

Titian's death of Action sells for seventeen hundred
Sleep-walking, fatal effects of, 230.

on a hill in New South Shetland, 331.

guineas, 63.
Smiling at Celia in church, lines on, by J. P. 316. Tityrus Quillet, “ Henry and Helen," a tale by, 52.--

Whist, singular situation in the game of, 376.
Snake enters a public-house to warm itself, 206.

Lines on solitude by, 188.

Whiston, murder at, inquiries respecting the, 136.
Snow, red, caused by a fungus, 38.

| White, on the mode of restoring, in paintings, 128.

Tityrus, verses so signed, 276.
Snuff.taking, whimsical dissuasion from, 342.

White, Henry Kirke, verses on visiting the tomb of, 244.
Toad, a tame one, 277.
Soldier, the, and the Cordeliers, a tale by Sachetti, 127. Toads found in solid trees, 136.

Whitechapel, remarks on the flooding of, during heavy
Soldier's wish, the, lines so entitled, 84.

rains, 184.
Toe, sonnet to My big, by Lorenzo, 372.
Solitude, lines on, 188.
Tomb, the, lines so titled, 45.

Whitfield's sermons, the number of, 277.
Song, an original one to the tune of Gilderoy, 164,-An- Tom Thumb, on original copies of, 46.

W. T. S. lines by, 148, 156, 212, 800.
other, 188, by Moore, 212.

Widows, two Hindoo ones burnt, 150.
“ Too late for Dinner,” plot of the new play, 70.

Widows, Hindoo, remarks on the immolation of, 173.
Sonnet to the memory of John Keats, the poet, 348.- Tooke, John Horne, good anecdote of, 836.
An original one, 236.-Translation of a German one, Tombs, Egyptian.-See Egyptian.

-Mr. Buxton's motion in Parliament, on the burn.

ing of, 420.
244.

Tooth-drawing, galvanism applied to, 72.
Sophia, letters from two, in answer to the complaints of Transmigration, remarks on the doctrines of, 173.

Wife, a tender one! 214.—The purchase of one, 83 —
Jessamy, 383, 384.Jessamy disclaims one Sophia, TRAVELLER, the, original and selected letters from

One sold in Liverpool by private contract, 398.
“ Willy White," a humourous critique on, by Palælo-

a
391, and she announces her marriage, with a present foreign countries, &c. 297, 306, 314, 322, 330, 337,

gus Modestus, 183.
of bride-cake, 392.

345, 353, 361, 370, 377, 385, 401, 409, 417.

Wilfred Wender, a Pedestrian Pilgrimage by, through
Soul, lines on the immortality of the, 36.
Traveller, an enterprising English one, 339.

some of the most romantic parts of Derbyshire, 338,
Souls, on the transmigration of, 173.

Travellers', society of, Liverpool, query respecting, 344.
Southern Continent, or island, 50.-Other notices of, 330. Travelling, quick, in old times! 398.

345, 353, 370, 385, 402, 417.
Sounds, supernatural, from Southey's Life of Wesley, 5. Trees, on the appearance of, in autumn, 158.

Wilfreda Wender, poetry by, 418.

Window, an enchanted one in the Liverpool Town-
Spain, account of the present Queen of, 14.—Population Trial, a curious one, in France.

hall, 344.
of, 343.-State of physicians in, 343.
Trinity College, Dublin, 1634 students at, 62.

Winifred, the legend of, represented from Wynkin de
Spider tamed, an instance of one, 142.

: Trippet Bob, letter from, on his disasters, 143. i Worde's Golden Legend, A.D. 1512, 348.
Spiders the best barometer, 126.

T. Q. Rugbiensis, critique on Virginius and Macready, winter. sonnet

• Winter, sonnet on the approach of, 172.
Sporting, extraordinary, 118.-Anecdotes of, 135, 135. by, 95.

Wolf, an Arctic one becomes intimate with a dog, 191.
Square Toes, a letter so signed, 32.

Tuesday, Shrove, on the singular customs of, 299.

Woman, a wild one caught in the Island of Java, 150.
Squinting, literary, an epigram, 60.
Tulip tree, an extraordinary one, 75.

Wood long buried under ground, curious effects of time
Staël, Madame de, anecdote of, 307.

Tunís, the Queen's reception at, 314.
Statue, the bronze one (a good story) 9.

upon, 282.
Turkey and dog, a singular attachment between, 387.

Wood-pigeons of America described, 7.
Steam-boat, remarks on, by Mr. Holdsworth, 130. Turkish ideas of honesty, 255.

Wood, Mr. prospectus of his lectures on architecture, 412.
Steam-boats to the Hebrides and North of Scotland, 203. Tussaud, Madame, remarks on her exhibition, 343, 343, Wood enor
Stephens, Miss, letter of Clio on, 136.

Wood engravings, notices of very ancient, 342.
374, 423.

Wood, John, letter by, from Birkbeck's settlement on
Stewards and saints (a good story) 120.
Tygers on trees, an East Indian story, 6.

the Illinois, 182.
St. John, H. letter by, on cruelty to cats, 208.

U.

Women, treatment of the native, in India, 254, 420.
Stoneleigh Abbey, lines addressed to, by Chandos,
Ullin's daughter, by Campbell, 180.

Wordsworth's Peter Bell, a laughable critique on, 285.
· Leigh, Esq. 164.

Wreck, skeleton of the, a dreadful story, 326.
Story, a romantic one, 64.-A good one, from Boccac- Unicorn, the, discovered, 210.
cio, 6.-A singular and romantic one, 266.

United States of America, list of the, 279.
Stratford-upon-Avon, from the Sketch Book, 113, 121. , Urns, sepulchral, discovered in Bedfordshire, 126. Xantippe, a paper on, by a correspondent, 54.
Stranger's Friend Society, the annual report of the, 265.
Suicide, for love, 159.- Dr. Johnson's opinion of, 343. Vaccination, calculation of the lives saved by, 74. 1 Y. a sonnet by, 117.-Lines addressed to Ellen by, 372.
Sulphur, a shower of, 7.

Valerio, a letter of advice from, to Jessamy, 390. ¡ Yarrington, the, wild projects of, 398.
Summer evening, stanzas written on a, 172. .
Valerius, a Roman story, extracts from, 357.

Ybsambul, description of the temple of, in Egypt, 227.
Sun. on the gradual diminution of the, by emanation, Vampyré, criticism on the new melo-drame of the, 62. York, New, law concerning dogs in, 4.-Number of

Vandenhoff, Mr. critiques on his acting, 19, 31, 151.-! tavern licences, in, 79.
Sunflower, a large specimen of, 159.

His farewell performance and speech, 168.-His first York, eulogy on the late Duchess of, by Erskine, 69,
Surgical operation, an extraordinary one, 22.

appearance in London, 199.-Sce Dramatic Criticisms. , Young, Mr. remarks on his Virginius, 24.
Swallows, a pair breed twice in the same nest, 56.
Variation of the magnetic needle, 20.

Youth, a thought on, lines so titled, 45.
Swimming, feats of, 9, 24, 32, 46, 64, 96, 321.

· Vaulting ambition, anecdote of a rope-dancer, 159. ." Youth, poems for," extracts from, 69.–Further ex.
Swine, a remedy for a disease incidental to, 203.

Vavaoo, the interesting tale of, 89.

: tracts and critique on, 92.
Vegetable phenomena, a curious one, 152.

Youthful heroism, 60.
Tabitha Tortoiseshell, letter from, 224
Vegetation in cold climates, remarks on, 183.

Y. Z. paper by, 185, 193, 201, 217, 225, 242.-The
Tale of a maniac, curious, from a correspondent, 64, · Verax, letter by, on swimming, 32.

plagiarisms of, exposed by Cornelius, 304, 312, 320.
Tales of my Landlord. --See Waverly, and Scotch Vessels preserved by salt between the timbers, 116.

Z.
Novels.

Violet, lines accompanying one sent to a lady, 334.

m i Z. letter so signed, on affairs of the heart, 38.
Tar from coal, the refuse of the gas works, on its uses,' Virgin, the fete of the, at Naples, attended by 80,000

Z. poetry so signed, 45.

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310.

troops, 116.

Zephyr, lines to, 284.
Tar, efficacious in the asthma, 46.
Virginius, criticisms on the new play of, 15, 16, 24, 87,

| Zero, poetry by, 124.
Taste, fluctuations in, 304.-Pugilism and the fine arts, 95, 95, 151.

Zimmerman, anecdote of, 395.
315.

Visions and sounds, supernatural, 5.
Tea plant, the, introduced into America, 7.
Vive la bagatelle, lines so entitled, 20.

17. letter so signed, 24.
Teacher, lines on the profession of, 236.
| Voice, human, imitated by a watch, 56.

.., letter so signed, 31.

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Prologue:

(From the Percy Anecdotes.) ther we continue or discontinue the Kaleidoscope.

To speak with freedom, dignity, and case, Our original object, in which, as we are flatteringly

The Princes of the House of Brunswick have gene To learn those arts which may hereafter please, Patareid, we have not altogether failed, was to render rally been partial to theatrical entertainments. George Wise authors say, let youth, in earliest age, * Kokidoscope an agreeable, useful, and CHEAP | 11. frequently visited the theatres, notwithstanding his Rehearse the poet's labours on the stage. TLA TABLE COMPANION, so unexceptionable in imperfect knowledge of the English language prevented Nay, more! a nobler end is still behind, Iti plection, that it might be confidently introduced his enjoying the beauties of the drama as much as he The poet's labours elevate the mind; into a FAMILY CIRCLE. It would ill become us must otherwise have done. This monarch was at Drury Teach our young hearts with gen'rous fire to buma, #olage upon the pretensions of our work to public lane theatre, when the Culloden despatches were pre- And feel the virtuous sentiments we learn,

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soon came up with her. She was a small As that where all the powers of human wit Combine to dignify great Cato's name,

brig, and displayed English - colours ; her

CAPTAIN PARSONS JOURNAL... To deck his tomb, and consecrate his fame?

captain was greatly frightened, for he was Where Liberty, O name for ever dear!

« Rio de la Hache, March 15, 1820. carrying on a trade with the Indians, for Breathes forth in every line, and bids us fear

“ MY DEAREST Tomy-It gives me very which his vessel was liable to seizure if she Nor pains, nor death, to guard our sacred laws,

great pleasure to be able to date a letter had fallen into the hands of the Spaniards. But bravely perish in our country's cause. Patriots indeed! Nor why that honest name,

from the Spanish Main. We sailed from The captain came on board us, showed his Through every time and station still the same, Margaritta on the 6th instant, at three papers, and was allowed to proceed on his Should this superior to my years be thought, o'clock, P. M. our fleet consisting of eleven voyage. We anchored late in the evening, Know, 'tis the first great lesson I was taught.

vessels of war, two gunboats, and three at Cape la Villa, and expected that, on the What, though a boy! it may with pride be said, A boy in England born, in England bred;

transports ; our army is small, for, including following day, we would make our attack Where freedom well becomes the earliest state, both soldiers and sailors, it amounted to but on their town. The following morning we For there the love of liberty's innate.

1800 men; the troops commanded by Colo- were detained at the Cape' later than me Yet more ; before my eyes those heroes stand,

nel Montillo, and our navy by his Excel- expected, owing to two of our vessels being Whom the great William brought to bless this land, To guard, with pious care, that gen'rous plan lency Admiral Brion; the ftag-ship, the missing; but, as one of them made her apOf power well bounded, which he first began.' Urdaneta, on board of which was your very | pearance at about eleven o'clock, we got But while my great forefathers fire my mind,

humble servant ; we had but very few sick under weigh. The other, a fine schooner, The friends, the joy, the glory of mankind,

on board the fleet, but among them was carrying sixteen eighteen-pounders, we have Can I forget that here is one more dear? but he is present, and I must forbear.

Colonel Bourke, considered the best officer not yet seen. After getting under wcigh, After the tragedy had been performed in a manner o

out here; he was dangerously ill, and is we ran about sixty miles, and anchored, highly creditable to the royal and other juvenile ama- | still very unwell. On the 8th one of the late in the evening, in five fathoms water teurs, and much to the honour of those who had con- sailors on board us died suddenly, and in On this, and the night before, I may say, ducted their education, the Princess Augusta, afterwards holton

half an hour after he was consigned to the were the only nights I had any sleep, for Duchess of Brunswick, and mother of her present Majesty, and Prince Edward, afterwards Duke of York,

deep; on the following day we had very our vessel rolled so desperately that our delivered an epilogue, of which the following is a copy: rough weather, a whirlwind passed within decks were constantly under water ; to think PRINCESS AUGUSTA.

a few yards of us, which drove the water of going into the cabin was ridiculous, it 'The prologue's filled with such fine phrases,

in clouds in a circular manner, higher than being very small, having births but for four George will alone have all the praises ;

our masts, and white as snow. While I was persons, yet eight contrived to squeeze Unless we can (to get in vogue)

leaning over the ship's side, looking at the themselves into it. I would roll myself up Contrive to speak an epilogue.

effects of this whirlwind, I heard a dreadful in my boat-cloak, and lie down on the quarPRINCE EDWARD.

splash in the water, and instantly after saw ter deck, with an eighteen-pound shot under George has, 'tis true, vouchsaf'd to mention His future gracious intention

a poor sailor emerge out of the waves; we my head, by way of a pillow. Here, In such heroic strains, that no man

were going at the time about nine knots stretched at full length, I would soon faney Will e'er deny his soul is Roman.

under our topsails; this poor fellow fell myself back at Margaritta, chatting with But what have you or I to say to

from the fore top gallant yard ; the top.gal. Mrs. English, in her neat and comfortable The pompous sentiments of Cato ?

lant mast was at the same time carried away, room ; and often I would fancy myself at George is to have imperial sway; Our task is only to obey ;

in one instant we luffed in the wind, had Kildare-street, and say, how wonderful it is And trust me I'll not thwart his will,

our boat lowered and manned, but all our that yesterday I was tossing about in the But be his faithful Juba still ;

efforts to save the unfortunate person were Atlantic, on board the Urdanetta, and toThough, sister, now the play is over, I wish you'd get a better lover.

vain ; he disappeared, and I never saw him day to be comfortably at home with the

more, except in my dreams for two nights ; girls, questioning me about what I had seen, PRINCESS AUGUSTA. Why, net to underrate your merit,

as soon as I closed my eyes I fancied I saw and how glad they were at my sudden Others would court with different spirit,

him struggling in the waves. On the 11th return. I would think myself quite happy And I perhaps might like another

we had a most lovely day, and, in order until the thought rushed into my head, that A little better than a brother.

that I might see our fleet to advantage, 1 I was so long in this service, and had returned Could I have one of England's breeding, But 'tis a point they're all agreed in,

mounted to the main-top gallant-mast head, to my own country, nothing better than That I must wed a foreigner,

from which the fleet looked very respectable when I left it; suddenly I would start up, And cross the seas, the Lord knows where, indeed. . I had likewise a view of the Main, happy in one respect, and unhappy in Yet, let me go where'er I will,

which was not very far distant from us : in another ; happy at finding myself still in England shall have my wishes still.

the evening, about four o'clock, we saw a this service, and unhappy at being covered PRINCE EDWARD.

sail a head of us; we instantly set all can- over with water ; instead of being where, a In England born, my inclination, Like your's, is wedded to the nation ;

vas, and made after her as fast as we could. few moments before, my wandering imagi. And future times I hope will see

Here our fleet, for the first time, broke nation led me to suppose I was. After Me general, in reality.

their line, some went to windward and shaking the water off my boat-cloak, I Indeed, I wish to serre this land,

some to leeward of us; in order to in- would again lie down in hopes of enjoying It is my father's strict command ; And none he ever gave will be

tercept this vessel, as we approached the same happy insensibility ; but this seemas More cheerfully obeyed by me,

her, we hoisted Spanish colours; we to be a wrong term for it, so suppose !

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