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METEOROLOGICAL DIARY, By W. CARY, Strand. From April 26, 1837, to May 25, 1837, both inctuiive.

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TO ESSAYS, DISSERTATIONS, AND HISTORICAL PASSAGES.

#* The principal Memoirs in the Obituary are distinctly entered in
the " Index to the Essays."

Abbotsford Club, meeting of 407
Aboriginal Tribes, Society for the pro-
tection of 648
Accidents by the sliding down of a hill
at Troy, United States 310. the cita-
del of Bona blown up 419. by a col-
lision of steam-boats in the Illinois
river 647
Ache, on the pronunciation of 265
Aggregation of families at Genoa 246
Alexander VII. Pope, manuscript life of

discovered 524
Almumu h, printed byWinken deWorde 2
America, North, President's message
197. ancient city in 267. new pre-
sident, Van Buren 310,532. emigra-
tion to 533. fossil human remains
found in 641. financial difficulties
of 646
Amon-me-Ramses, on the epoch of 306
Anglo-Norman Literature, No. III. 165.

No. IV. 268
Anglo-Saxon Literature, critical review

of 497
Antediluvian Remains, discoveries of 413
Antiquarian Society, meetings of 84,193,

304, 409, 524, 640
Antiquities, found near Scarboro' 413.

near Lewisham ib.
Archery, practice of in the middle ages,

296
Architects, British, Institute of, meetings
of 80, 191,301, 407, 522. transac-
tions of 180
Architecture, of the fifteenth and nine-
teenth centuries contrasted 283. do-
mestic 286. Gothic ib.
Creek, on the polychromy of 633
Architectural Society, meetings of 81
Armstrong, Dr. on the poetry of 601
Arran, Earl of, memoir of 316
Arthur, Rev. J. memoir of 212
Arts, Society of, conversazioni of 193.

prizes 637
Ashby, family of 562
Ashmolean Society, meetings of 80, 406, 412
Asiatic epistolary Style, specimen of 370
Asiatic Society, meetings of 79,190,404, 633
Athens, on the disputed topography of
305. excavation of the Prop-lira at
533
Audley, Lord, memoir of 316
Cent. Mao. Vol. VII.

Avon, Glamorganshire, channel of di-
rected into a new course 647
Austria, Archd. John, character of 385
B. Koi ra Xojwa 43

Babylonian Cylinders, explication of 36,
450. errors in the engraved represen-
tations of 338
Bagot, Bp. anecdote of 66
Balloon, ascent of from Paris, with six

persons 88
Ballot, Vote by, motion on 415
Banks, Joint-Stock, remarks on 387
Bannister, John, memoir of 102
Barberini Palace, at Rome, description of 306
Bargrave, Robert, voyage to Turkey in

1648,361
Batalha, church of in Portugal, 279
Bath, Marq. memoir of 537
Bathurst, Bp. memoir of 653
Battle of the Poets,extracts from 133
Bavaria, Duke of, memoir of 426
Baynes, Sir C. memoir of 654
Beeke, Rev. Dr. memoir of 546
Bellamont, Sir H. Bard, Vise, memoir

of 52
Bentley, Dr. R. on the works of 273,
305, 393,612. Dr. Parr's remarks on
505
Beowulf, Anglo-Saxon poem of 49
Berri,Duchess of, sale of her picture? 630
Bilbou, seige of raised 196
Birds, on the migration of 367
Birmingham Railway, report on 420.

progress of 648
Bishops, motion for their exclusion from
Parliament 309. immense incomes of
the 564
Blackburne, John, memoir of 654
Black-lead Mine, inCumberland, closing of 534
Blickling,Norfolk, ancient poor box and keys at 262
Bodleian Library, catalogue of in pre-
paration 523
Bodyam, Sussex, sepulchral brasses at 263
Bolton, John, memoir of 431
Booker, Rev. Dr. epitaph on 245
Booksellers' Provident Institution, for-
mation of 90,191
Borough, Sir R. memoir of 429
Bossuet, Bp. on papal infallibility 58
Botanical Society, meetings of 79, 193,
301,521

4R

Boullaye le Gowi's travels in Ireland 391
Bnyman, Rich, memoir of 327
Brandon Family, quartering* of the 450
Bristol College, meeting of the members 409
British Institution,Pall Mall, exhibition of 299
British Museum, King's pamphlets in
485. report on 638. new regulations
for admissioi. to ib.
Britons, ancient, coinage of 410
Bromhead, Col. memoir of 659
Buchanan's "Christian Researches," critical notices of 357
Buckland, Professor, on geology as ap-
plied to natural theology 115
Burgess, Bp. memoir of 538. works of 539.
Burgundy, Margt. Duchess of, portrait

ol inquired for 226
Burnett, Sir R. memoir of 428
Cadell, Tho. memoir of 110
Cainscross, church at 311
Calleva, on the ancient site of 289,305
Calley, Tho. memoir of 205
Cambridge University, prire essays 83 301
Canada, Parliamentary resolutions on the affairs of 415, 642
Candler, Vice-Adm. Sir T. memoir of 658
Canning, Vtess, death of 444
Canterbury, tombs in St. Dunstan's

church 495
Cape Wmes, duties on 183
Capitals, ancient, remarks on 402
Carew, Sir Peter, biographical notices of 305
Carlovignian Romances, treatise on 268
Carter, Jo An, on the life and works of 302
Carthage, inscriptions found at 86. an-
cient remains of 413
Causaubon, notices of 151
Cecil, Sir R. queries on certain passages in hisletters 562
Celt*, ring-money of the 37 I
Cemetery at York 89
Cervetto, James, memoir of 437.
Chalmers's Caledonia, critical remarks on 354
Champion, arrested for manufacturing
a machine to destroy Louit-Phillippe
418
Chapters of Cathedrals, on transferring the patronage of 564
Charlemagne, Feats of 268
Charles I. political song on wanted 2
Charles II. letter on the death of 562
Charles X. of France, memoir of 93
Chichester Castle, Roman masonry dis-
covered under 641
China, imperial decree against Christi-
anity 197* practice of medicine in
404. decree expelling the "barba-
rian merchants" 533
Church and Dissent, remarks on 501

Church Commission, general review of
the 451, 563

Church Rates, Parliamentary resolutions
respecting 414, 416, 417,645. Par-
liamentary return 420. contentions
respecting 421

Churches and Chapels, New, diocesan
association for aiding the building of
90. erected, or to be erected, 90,198,
311, 647. society for granting sti-
pends to the clergy of 647

Cirencester, Roman monument found
near 586

Civil War, in the twelfth century, mi-
series of 153

Classical Literature, lecture on 408

Claudius, coins of 526

Clergy, Convocation of, motion on 643

Clergymen, necessity of a provision for
626

Clifford, Col. memoir of 432 Clifton, Sir R. memoir of 654

Cockerel/, Sir C. memoir of 317 Coffins, Stone, found in Cbeapside 640

Coinage, of the ancient Britons 410 Coins, Roman, found near Fakenham,
86. English, found near Scarbo-
rough, 413. near Lewishaui, ib.
Greek, found at Exeter 450. of Clau-
dius, 526

Collier, James, themechanist, notices
of, 584

Coltnan, G. sale of bis effects 83 Combat, gladiatorial, in 1741, 114

Commons, House of,scieniiReetperimenti
for ventilating 83. privileges affect-
ed in re Hansard, 308, 311 Concrete, on the application of to the
foundations of buildings 180 Constable, J. memoir of 664 Constantino, French expedition against
88, 89

Constantinople, bridge built at 89. new
project forcommercial intercoursewith 532

Cooke, the poet, works of 133, extracts
from his " Battle of the Poets" 134,135

lAeut.-Gen. Sir G. memoir of 656

Major-Gen. Sir H. F. memoir of

657

Copyright, international law for there-
gulation of, 524. bill for amending
the law in England 645

Corn Laws, motion for the alteration of,
417

Corporation Reform, Bill for, in Ireland,
308, 309, 529, 530, 642, 644. in
England, bill for amending 309, 414

County Rates, bill for altering the pre-
sent system of 531

Crashaw. IVm. letter to Casaubon 151

Cricket, etymologyof 338

Crosse, Mr. curious chemical experi-
ments of 303, 406

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Danes, Vice-Adm. Sir R. memoir of 657
Dalberg-Acton, Sir F. R. E. memoir of 429
Dale, Rev. S. literary talentsof 281
Daniel, ch. Hi. and vii. story of repre-
sented by two Babylonian cylinders,
37, 40.
Davenport, D. memoir of 430
Davidson, J. the African traveller, mur-
der of 419. memoir of 549
Davy, Sir H. on the poetry of 339; spe-
cimens of 345, 353
Day, Charles, memoir of 101
Debt, bill for the abolition of imprison-
ment for 308, 309
De Lancey, Col. memoir of 545
Deluge, on the scriptural account of the IS6
Dering, Cholmeley, memoir of 325
Design, school of 187
Dickinson, IV. memoir of 429
Doherty, Col. P. memoir of 432
Doves, on thu flight of 592
Dublin, panorama of 630
Dugdale, D. S. memoir of 204
Dunmore, Earl of, memoir of 202
Durham University, scholarship for

theological students 523
Earthquake, in Turkey 419
Ecclesiastical Commission, regulations

of310
Edgcumbe, Capt. memoir of 660
Edinburgh, report respecting the re-
ligious instruction in 533
Education, remarks on 280
Edward 1. groat of 267
Egerton, Mrs. S. memoir of 215
Egyptian Antiquities, brought from

Alexandria 195. sale of 526
Eldred Family, pedigree of 467
Eltham Palace, royal warrant for fur-
nishing 592
immigration to the United States, 533
Endless Ladder, newly invented 639
Engineers, Civil, Institution of', meetings

of 522,634
English Poetry, early 518
Entomological Society, meetings of 301
Entwistle, John, memoir of 655
Essex, Robert Earl of, character of 600
Etruscan Antiquities, exhibiting in Pall Mall, 410
Eustace, the Monk, metrical story of

27
Evelyn, Alex, memoir of 656
Factories, evils of the 170
Farish. Rev. If. memoir of 433
Fonccett, John, memoir of 550
Fenwicke, J. memoir of 319
Fielding, genius of 581
Fires, at Manchester 90. in Essex ib.
church of St. Peter's, Pimlico 199.
King's Printing Office 421. in and

around London, during the year 1836,
534. Mechanics' institute at Liver-
pool 534. in Dublin 647. Booth's
distillery at Brentford 649
First Fruits, motion respecting rejected 643
Fitzherbert, Mrs. memoir of 524
Fleury's " Histoire Ecrlesiastique," four

inedited books of discovered 190
Fludyer, G. memoir of 655
Fonblanque, John de Grenier, memoir of 325
Forbes, Fisc. memoir of 202
Foreign Policy, remarks on our 169
Fossil Remains, found in N. America 641
Fossil Saurians, discovery of 128, 413
France, attempt on the life of the King
196. new municipal law in 309. com-
mercial distress in 418. change of
ministry 532. amnesty to political
offenders 645
French Literature, earlv, disquisition on 165, 268
** Friendship, Ode to," on the author of

369
Garrick, anecdotes of 137
Genoa, aggregation of the families of Grimaldi and Ceba at 246
Geographical Society, meetings of 78, 632
Geological Society, meetings of 192, 405, 521
Geology and Mineralogy, considered
with reference to natural theology
115
Gibbon's Dissertations, notice of 66
Gifford, fVm. notice of 65
Glasgow University, installation of Sir R. Peel as Lord Rector 197
Goldsmith, Oliver, memoirs of 227.
critique on his poems, &c. 232, 239.
pedigree of 242. intercourse with
Voltaire 359, 585
Goldsworthy, Devon, manor of 67
Gothic Architecture, principles of 69 257
Granada, New, dispute with the Bri-
tish government 419
Gray, the poet, where born ? 114
Greek Coins, found in England 450.
Greek Historians, disquisition on 29
Greek Manuscripts, discovery of 638
Greenacrc, James, trial and conviction for murder 534
Greenwich Railway, opening of the 90
Grenville, Lord, literary anecdote of 66. Nugs Metric* of 167
Greville, Maj.-Gen. Sir C J. memoir of 203
IF. F. memoir of 430
Grey, Lt.- Gen. J. memoir of 659
Grimaldi and Ceba, aggregation of the
families of, at Genoa 246

Grinvill, Mr. who? 450 Grittleton, Wilts, church of enlarged 198
Groat, of Edward I. described 267
Gustavus IV. memoir of 1J4
Halhett, Sir C. memoir of 429
Halle, John, biographical notices of

Hammond, the Divine, notices of 466
Hampden, Dr. literary notices of 603
Hand-towel, of the reign of Henry VIII. 410
Hansard, Messrs. action for libel against 311
Homage, Sir G. memoir of 203
Harold, King, historical notices of 589

burial of 590
Harris, Capt. memoir of 433
HartwellChurch, description of 623
Harvty, Adm. S. J. memoir of 436
Hastings, on the battle of 588

Lady Dorothy, letter of 261

Hatch, Rev. G. A. death and character

217
Hawes, Rev. Dr. H. memoir of 549
Hayley, the poet, Porson's lines on 355
Heald, Rev. W. M. memoir of 435
Hemsterhuis, critical notices of 511
Henry VIII. on the reign of 515
Hernani, battle of 418
Herodotus, on the history of 34
Hills, phenomena of one sinking and

others rising, 646
Hippodrome, near London, described

648
Holbema, the Dutch artist, notice of 450
Homer, translations of, by Chapman
and Mulcaster 265. character of his
heroes 602
Hopkinson's Yorkshire MSS. notices of

226,450
Houghton, Brig.-General 450
Horses, training of, for the circus 618
Horticultural Society, meeting of 636
Howe, Countess of, memoir of 95, 114
Hulse, Rt. Hon. Sir S- memoir of 320
Hume, David, anecdote of 245
Ichthyosaurus, fossil remains of the

129
Ightham, Kent, mote at, account of 153
Incorporation Charters, increased expen-

ces attendant on 534
Influenza, in France, 196. violent effects

of in England 199
Insects, produced from silex 303, 406
Ireland, papers on the antiquity of 85.
petition against the government
system of education in 89. resolu-
tion of the Catholic prelates against
a provision for the clergy 197. bill
for reforming the municpal corpora-
tions of 308, 309, 529, 530, 642,

644. bill for introducing poorlaws in
308, 642, 643, 644. Boullage de
Gouz's travels in 391. bill for the
adjustment of tithes 642, 644, 645.
Iron Trade, increase of the 534
Isinglass, on the derivation of the word 47
Islington Literary Institution, edifice to

be erected for 523
Italian Literature, notices of 631
Italy, ruins of nature and art in 249,

468. volcanoes of 251
James, Capt. memoir of 660
James I. anecdote of 371
Jepson, Rev. G. memoir of 553.
Johnson, Dr. S. anecdotes of 132, 138,
462, 467, 578. M. Clement'* cri-
tique on 138. characteristic sketch
by Colman 467
Johnstone, Dr. John, memoir of 547
Jortin's "Life of Erasmus," notices of 466
Kavanagh, Thos. memoir of 318
Kelly, Commander, memoir of 662
Kensington, right of footway disputed in

the parish of 648
Keys, ancient, at Buckling 262
"King Edward and the Shepherd,"

early English poem of 18
Kingsborough, Vise, memoir of 537
Lambeth Literary Institution, lectures

of301,408
Land, quantity of, under cultivation in

England and Wales 648
Latimer's Pulpit, preservation of 87
Laud, Abp. character of 599
Laughter, treatises on 156. different

kinds of 158
Leeds, increased expences under the

new corporation act 534
Leehe, Thos. memoir of 430
Leicester, new church to be erected at

198
Lewes, destructive avalanche at 199
Ley, Dr. Hugh, memoir of 434
Libel, bill for regulating the law of, re-
jected 643
Lisle and Dudley, Lady de, memoir 541
Literary Characters, memorials of 242, 479
Literary Curiosities, fac-si miles of 484
Literature, diary of a Lover of 353
Littlebury, pedigree of the family want-
ed 114
Liverpool, new mechanic's institution destroyed by fire 534
Locke, Lt.-Gcn. memoir of 659
London, fires in and around during the year 1836, 534
London University College, annual re-
port 408. prize essays 637. elec-
tion of officers 637
Loughborough, Lord. See Rossyln,

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