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ART. XIV. - SELECT LITERARY INFORMATION.
Gentlemen and Publishers who have works in the press, will oblige the Conductors of the Eclectic Review, by sending Information (post paid) of the subject, extent, and probable price of such works ; zwhich they may depend upon being comnunicated to the Public, if consistent with its plan.
A new Work by Mrs. Taylor, of Succes væ Operæ; or, Selections Ongar, (author of “ Maternal Solici. from Ancient Writers, sacred and prce! tude,'') entitled Practical" Hinis to sane, with translations and notes, by Yomg Wires, Mothers, and Mistress the Rev. Henry Meen, are in the press. of Families, will be published in a few Select Poems of Synesius, and of days.
Gregory Nazianzen, translated from the In the press, and shortly will be pub- Greek, by 1. S. Boyd, fisq. with some lished, “ An Easy System of Short original poems, will suon be put to Hand, exhibiting all the latest im- Press. provements, upon an entirely new plan, The Rev. J. J. Holmes has in the founded on long practical experience, press, an Elucidation of the Revelation from its simplicity and facility of ac- of St. John. quirement peculiarly calculated for Essays, Moral and Entertaining, on persons who study by then selves.” the various faculties and passions of the By Jaunes Mitchell, M.A. Teacher of buman mind, by Edward, Earl of Cla: Short Haud.
rendon, will soon appear in a foolscüp Mr. Cottle's Poem of Mess'ah, in octavo volume, tweety.eiglit books, wil be published A Diary of a Journey througli North on the first of January.
Wales, is printing from a manuscript Mr. Wm. Jaques, Privale Tulor, and of the late Dr. Samuel Johnson ; with Editor of Professor Franck's Treatise prefatory observations, anccdotes, and on the Reading and Study of the Holy. notes by the Rev. Henry White. Scriptures, has in the press, (to be pub- The Rev. R. Mant has in the press, 2 lished in the early part of 1815) AO third' voluine of Parochialand Domestic Abridgement of the venerable John Sermons. Arndt's True Christianity.
A General llistory of Svisserland, as Mr. Arthur Taylor has in the press, divided into nineteen cauluns, with a in an octavo volume, au Historical Trea- description of the scenery, mamers, tise of the Unction and Coronation of custoins, laws, &c. of the inhabitants, the Kings and Queens of England; and coloured figures of the costume, is with an Appendix of curions doru- preparing for publication. ments.
The Cadet, a poem, being Remarks Dr. C. Wordsworth, Dean of Bock- on British India, as ir respects the har. ing, is preparing to publis!ı, Sermons piness of those who go thither as calles, ou Practical Subjects for the Use of is printing in two smail ociavo vo'nimes. Families, in two uctavo volumes.
Mr. Win. Anderson has in the press, Speedily will be published in 4to. il. a Description of the Cyclometer, a lustrated by engravings, Theory on the new invented machine for dividing a Classification of Beauty and Deformity, circle into any number of c.jual paris, and their Correspondence with Physi- &c. ognomonic Expression. By Mary Anne Mr. John Cooper will soon publieb 2 Schimmelpenninck, anthor of a Tour translation of Prolemy's Quadripartite, to la Grande Chartreuse and Alet. with notes and observations.
Mr. Forster will soon publish an en. The Fourth Volume of Hatchings' Jarged edition of his Researches concern.. Hisiory of Dorsetshire, with vield.cious ing Atmospheric Phänomena; with by Mr. Gough, is nearly ririy jor engravings illustrative of Mr. Howard's publication ; to which will be priser, d Nomenclature of the Clouds, &c. life of the author, &c.
A new edition of Ritson's Biographia The Rev. W. Shepherd, the Rer. Lant Poetica, with very considerable addi. Carpenter, LL.D. and the Rev. J. Joree, tions, and a few occasional specimens, will publish at Christmas, iu 2 vols. Sro. is preparing for the press.
illustrated with Plates by Lowry, SysteMr. Norris bas in the press a second matic Education, or Elementary Instrueedition of a Practical Exposition of the tion in the rarious Departinents of Lite Tendency and Proceedings of the Bri- rature and Science, with Practical Rids tish and Foreigo Bible Society.
for studying each Branch of Useful Proposals have been issue:l for pub, Knowledge. The important period of lishing by subscription at Paisley, by human life wbich commences when S. and A. Young, Lectures upon the young, persous are freed from the re. principal Prophecies of Revelation. straint of school discipline, is often ill By Alexander M-Leod, D.D. Pastor of spent, for want of some useful object of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, mental pursuit. The living instructor New York.-To be reprinted, by the is, perhaps, not at band to point out a anthor's permission, from a copy that course of study; and many an ingehas reached this country in compli- nuous youth falls into the habit of desu!inent.
tory and baneful reading, who, with preWe hear that there will be published per guidance, might have formed a deimmediately, An Essay on the Doctrine cided taste for the acquisition of whole. of the Trinity, arranged in the form of some knowledge, in the prosecution of Propositions: attempting to prove the which he might have improved his Doctrine by Demonstration, founderl mind, and have been preserved from fa. upon the Divine perfections, natural volity and vice. Infuenced by these and moral; some of the powers and considerations, the Authors of Systemafaculties of the buman soul; the lan- tic Education have had it in view to guage of scripture; and tradition supply those who are between sixteen among all nations. By the Rev. James and twenty-five years of age with such Kidd, Professor of Oriental Languages. guidance. They have endcaroured to in the Marischal College, Aberdeen. offer such elementary instruction as may
Preparing and speedily will appear, afford a good preparatire for future reada Translation of the Memoirs on the ing, and to point out the best sources of Campaign in the year 1796, by his farther information on the subjects of Imperial Highness ihe Archduke Charles which they treat. It has been their of Austria ; to which will be added, an aim to compress within a narrow comIntroductory Preface of the Life, Cha- pass, a great fund of important knok. racter, and Military Career of that il- ledge, which could only be obtained by lustrious Personage. This Work of the the perusal of a multitude of volumes; Archduke has already been finished by and they tatter themselves that, on him several years ago, but owing to po- some topics, their Elements will supply litical motives, the Manuscript thereof materials not unworthy of the attention remained hitherto confined to his desk, of the Preceptor, whu may be engaged and is only now on the changes of the in conducting the studies of pupils somesituation of Europe suffered to be wbat advanced in scholastic attainprinted.
ments. Having thus briefly detailed A new work from the pen of Mrs. the objects of their work, they respectHannah More, may be expected in the fully submit the decision, as to its merits course of the present month.
in point of plan aud execution, to the Lieut.-General G. Cockburn's Narra- candour of an enlightened public. tive of his Voyage up the Mediterranean The Rev. Archdeacon Coxe has just in 1810 and 1811, will be shortly pub- completed a new edition of Memoirs of lished: it contains an account of a the Kings of Spain of the House of Bowtour in Sicily, Malta, and the Lipari bon, from the Accession of Philip the Islands, undertaken at a very interesting Fifth to the Death of Charles the Third, period, and will be accompanied by nu- 1700-1788. Drawn from unpublished merous well executed Views and Plans Documents and secret Papers. In six taken on the spot, descriptive of a bea l- vols, Sro. tiful and romantic country, and illustratiye of recent events,
The Velvet Cushion. Second Ed. tion. 5s.
A Collection of Scripture Maps; exhibiting the principal Places mentioned in the Old and New Testament, accurately coloured. 8vo. neatly half-bound, 14s. 60. 4to. 18s.
POLITICAL ECONOMY. A Letter to the Earl of Liverpool, the probable Effect of a great Reduction of Corn Prices, by Importation ; upon the relative Condition of the State and its Creditors; and of Debtors and Creditors in general. 8vo. 3s.
Roderick, the last of the Goths; a tragic Poem. By Robert Soathey, Esq. P.L. 4to.
Dermid; or, Erin in the Days of Boru: a Poem. By John D'Alton, Esq. Barrister at Law. 4to. 21. 5s. bds.
The Modern Dunciad; a Satire. With Notes, Biographical and Critical. In foolscap 8vo. 5s. 6d. bds
A New Edition of Lara ; a Tale. By Lord Byron. 8vo. 5s. 6d. sewed.
Poems, by Hugh Lawton, Esq. Royal 4to. ll. 5s. bds.
THEOLOGY AND SACRED LITERATURE.
Strahan's Pearl Bible; the smallest ever printed, Price in boards, 18s.; in silk, 19s. ; red morocco, 11. 45.
Parts XI and XII, which conclude Mr. Frey's Hebrew Bible. The whole may be had in 2 vols. bds. Common, 31. 3s. royal, 41, 10s.
Also, A Hebrew Grammar; together with the whole Book of Psalms. IUs. od.
The Fourteenth Edition of Lexicon Novi Testamenti Alphabeticum ; omnes Voces tam primitivas quàm derivativas, anomalas atque communes, in sacro Textu occurrentes, cum earum Resolutione grammaticâ, complectens. Studio et Labore Joan, Dawson, A.B. 8vo. 9s. bound.
Eight Sermons, preached before the University of Oxford; together with a Sermon delivered at an Ordination, holden at Christ Church by the Bishop of Durham, on Trinity Sunday, in the year 1810. By Edward Garrard Marsh, M.A. 8vo. 75. od. bds.
Art, Xy. LIST OF WORKS RECENTLY PUBLISHED.
A Series of Questions upon the Bible, by the Rev. E. Stanley, Rector of Alderley, for the Use of Families and Upper Classes of Sunday and other Schools. 3s. 6d.
With a separate Key of Reference to each Verse, containing the Answer. 1s. 60.
À New Edition, revised, of An Explanatory Pronouncing Dictionary of the French Language, in French and English; wherein the exact Sound and Articulation of every Syllable are distinctly marked. To which are prefixed, the Principles of the French Pronunciation, Prefatory Directions for using the Spelling Representative of every Sound, and the Conjugation of the Verbs, regular, irregular, and defective, with their true Pronunciation. By l'Abbe Tardy, late Master of Arts in the University of Paris. 12mo. 7s. bound.
Picturesque Views of Public Edifices in Paris. By Messrs. Segard and Testard; aquatinted in imitation of drawings, by Mr. Rosenberg. 4to. 11. 11s. 60. 'coloured, 21. 12s. 6d.
HISTORY. History of England, from the Northern Conquest to the Accession of Ej. ward the First. By Sharon Turner, .F.S.A. 4to. 11. 16s.
MISCELLANEOUS. The London Catalogue of Books, with their Sizes and Prices. 1814. 8vo. 8s. half-bound.
*** A few Copies on thick Post 4to. 145. in sheets.
Rules of Life; with Reflections on the Manners and Dispositions of Mankind. 12mo. 8s. boards.
The Biographical Dictionary ; Vol. XVIII. Edited by Alex, Chalmers, F.S.A. 8vo. 12$. bds.
Elements of Hebrew Grammar, in Two Parts, Part 1. The Doctrine of tbe Vowel Points and the Rudiinents of th: Grammar. Part 2. The Structure and Idioms of the Language, wito ao Appendix, containing the Notation of the Hebrew Words io Roman Letters.
Ву J. F. Gyles, Esq, A.M. 8vo. 19s. bds.
Christian Morals; or, Practical Pre. cepts and Rules of Duty ; selected from the Epistles of St. Paul, St. Jatnes, St. Peter, and St. Joh. 8d. or 9. a dozen.
A New Elition, being the Sixth, o A Key to the New Testament, giving an Account of the several Books, their Contents, their Authors, aed ut the Times, Places, and Occasivos on which they were respectively written. By Thomas Percy, D.D. Jate. Lord Bishop of Dromore. 12o. 35. 6d. bound.
Seriaons by the late Rep. Samuel Palmer, of Hackney. Edited by the Pev. Samuel Palmer, of Chigwell. 8vo. Tus, Gu.
A Dictionary of Religious Opinions; or, Conci.e Account of the Various Denominations into which the pro. fession of Coristianity is divided ; including a View of the Feclesiastical Government, and Order of Worship pe. culiar to each Sect. Alphabetically arranged By William Jones, Author of the History of the Waldenses, &c. 12no. 5s, 6:1.
Plain Discourses; delivered Country Congregation. By the Rev. William Butcher, M A. Rector of Ropsley, Lincolashire. 2 vols. 12mo. 10s bds.
Vol. II. of A Summary of the History of the English Church, and of the Sects which have departed from its Cominu. nion; with Answers to each Dissenting Body relative to its preteniled! Gronis of Separation. By Johnson Graut, M.A. of St. John's College, Oxford. Carrying down the Narrative to the Reigu of Charles II. and introducing Discussions of the Principles beld by Presbyterians, Independents, Autino:nians, Millenarians (including Southcottiaus) and Quakers. 8vo. 145, bls.
A Brief and Connected Vicw of Prophecy: being an Exposition of the Sea' cond, Seventh, and Eighth Chapters of the Prophecy of Daniel; together with the Sixteenth Chapter of Revelation. To which are added, somé Observas.ions respecting the Period and Manner of the Restoration of the Jews. By Captuiu Maitlaud, Royal Artillery. Ss. 60.
TOPOGRAPHY AND TRAVELS. Letters from Albion to a friend on the Continent. Writed in the years 1810, 11, 19, and 13. 2 vols. foolscay 8vo. 14s.
Alpine Sketches, comprised in a short Tour through Parts of Flulland, Fland. ers, France, Savoy, Switzerland, and Grinany, during che Saintner of 18:4. By a Member of the University of Oxfor), 8ro. 93. bds.
Lithgow's Travels' and Voyages thr.ugh Europe, Asia, and Africa, for Nineteen Years. Twelfth Edition. Svo 1. bds.
A Visit to Paris in June 1816. By Henry Wadsey, sen. F.A.S. Sro. 5s. sewed.
ERRATA IN OUR LAST NUMBER.'
IN THE OCTOBER NUMBER,
Articles on the following works have been received, and are designed to ap. pear in our January Nuwber.' Hill on Insanity, Alison's Sermous, Penn on Eie kiel's Prophecy, Keith's Geometry, Suwart's Elements of Intellectual Philosophy, &c.
The following are preparing for the early Numbers of the ensuing volume.
Voyage of the Moravian Missioparies to Ungew a' Bav; Baron Grimm's Correspondence; The Excursion, by William Wordsworth; Don Rodrick, by Robert Souther, Eq; Dunlop's History of Fiction; Northern Antiquities ; Brooks's Lives of the Puritans; Touimin's Hilory of Disseuters; Miss Edgeworth's Patrou. age; Wardlaw's Lectures on the so, wian Controv r-y; Pinciples o lar stian Philosophy ; Chalipers on the Evidenes of Christ anity, Lauren e Diss rtation upon Griesch; Philosopaica Transactions for 1513 and 1814; The w ks of Edmund Burke; Dr. E. D C arkc's Travels in Egypt and Palestine; L wis and Clarke's Travels; Hoare's Wiltshire ; Jamieson's Hermes Scythicus; Brown's History of Missiais ; Lamotte's Norway; tumboldt's Personal Narrative, &c. &c.
« A Brand plucked out of the fire,” or
a brief account of Robert Kendall.
By W.P, Davies, 213, 219
Commandant of, 945
pour en obtenir l'abolition de la traite
des Negres, 103, et seq.
persons, great caution requisite in
administering it, 19
see Predestinod Tbief.
Youle, 496, et srg.
of Arianism traced, 490
sive to the fever called puerperal, 400,
ment, ib. seq.
specimen on the banks of the Nerbudda,
et seq.; sketch of his early life and
posed to have been poisoned, 332; in-
philus Lindsey, 117, et seg.; Mr. Lind-
the ejected ministers, 130
633; Tarak,w, a mode of murderous res
stunce of il, ib.
tion to it, 584 ; alleged cause of the
on the temporal necessities of the