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explanation of, &c. 546, 7; hurricanes,
547, 8.

Fables, select, of Æsop in verse, or old
friends in a new dress, 190 et seq.
Finlayson's mission to Siam and Hué,
in the years 1821, 1822, 482 et seq.
Forster's introductory essay to Dod-
dridge's rise and progress, &c. 162 et
seq.; on the various modes of deriving
instruction from books, besides that of
reading them, 163; on deferring religion
to a future period, 164, 5; tendency of
an attachment to worldly possessions and
pursuits, to interfere with the adequate
discharge of duty to the Author of the
creation, 165, 6.

Fouqué's magic ring, 229 et seq.

Peter Schlemihl, 229 et seq.
Fraser's travels and adventures in the
Persian provinces, on the south bank
of the Caspian sea, 530, 5; et seq.
Friends, old, in a new dress, 190, et seq. ;
the peacock's complaint, 190, 1; the Fox
and the Lion, 191.

Fry's short history of the church of
Christ, &c. 37, et seq.; the primary
object of ecclesiastical history, 37, 8;
the rise and progress of the papal ty-
ranny, an important part of ecclesias-
tical history, 38, 9; the author's mode
of treating the apostolic age, 39; his
mis-statement that Timothy was a
Gentile, 39, 40; his observations
concerning the episcopal office con-
sidered, 40, 1; account of the life &c.
of Bernard, 41 et seq.; conduct of Queen
Mary at the commencement of her reign,
41, 2; remarks on the conduct of
Queen Elizabeth, 44, 5; on the effi-
ciency of the liturgy, 46, 7; merits of
the present work, 48.

Geography, ancient, Bond's concise
view of, 546.

lady, 546.

sketch of, by a

German popular stories, 229 et seq.
Ghauts, chain of, their breadth, height,
&c. 58.

Gorham, Mr. note in reply to him,
383, 4.

Globe, Butler's geography of the, 469 et


Gordon's, Dr. sermons, 253 et seq.;
subjects of these discourses, 253,4;
tendency of moral evil to perpetuate itself,
254, 5; on the reflections of an awa-
kened mind, from the consideration of
having contributed to corrupt others, 256

et seq.; on the practical tendency of the
doctrines of grace, 259 et seq.; remarks
on the unhappy effects of a mistaken idea
of the way of reconciliation, 261, 2;
on prayer, as it respects the economy of
grace, and its practical influence on the
character, 262 et seq.; on regarding
iniquity in the heart, 265 et seq.
Gorham, Mr. note to, repelling his fresh
calumnies in the Christian Guardian,
against the Eclectic Reviewer, 383, 4.
Gourlay, his proceedings in Canada, 251, 2.
Grammar, Robotham's practical Ger-
man, 468.

Great Britain, slave colonies of, &c.
97 et seq.

Greece, Blaquiere's narrative of a se-
cond visit to, 193 et seq.

picture of, &c. 193 et seq.; op-
position of the Emperor Alexander to
the Greek patriots, &c. 194; its cause,
ib.; fate of the paper drawn up by lord
Strangford, 195; the English and the
Russian parties in Greece, 195, 6;
remarks on the leading men in Greece,
196; person and character of prince
Mavrocordato, as described by Mr. Emer-
son and count Pecchio, 197; Mr. Hum-
phreys's account of his unprincipled con-
duct, 198; intrigue between Mavrocor-
dato and a Capt. Fenton to assassinale
Ulysses and Trelawney, 199; violent
death of Fenton, and its occasion, ib.;
remarks on the statements and con-
duct of Mr. Humphreys, 200; charac-
ter of Mavrocordato by Mr. Blaquiere
and Col. Stanhope, 201: and by Mr.
Waddington, 202; Ipsilanti, 202 el
seq.; plan to place a foreigner on the
Greek throne, 203, 4; intrigues of the
French, 204; jealousy of foreigners
in Greece, ib.; formation of a national
guard, &c. 205; character of the native
troops, 206 et seq.; Colocotroni, 208 et
seq.; his son, 210; Ulysses, 210 et
seq.; Megris, 211; characters of some
others of the leading men, ib. et seq.;
Admiral Miaulis, 213; naval captains,

want of discipline among the
Greek troops, 214; Mr. Emerson's
delineation of the national character of
the Greeks, 215 et seq.; the Albanians,
216; natives of the Morea, ib.; the
Mainottes, 217; the Hydriots and Spez-
ziols, ib.; the Moraites, 217, 18;
general remarks on the state of par.
ties and the affairs of Greece, 218 et

songs of, translated by C. B.
Sheridan, 308 et seq.; extracts, ib, el seq.

Greece, Waddington's visit to, in 1823
and 1824, 193, et seq.
Greeks, their national character, 215, el

Gurney's essays on the evidences, doc-

trines, and practical operations of
Christianity, 289, et seq.; design of
the author in the present volume, &c.
289; subjects of the essays, ib.; the
religious differences which separate
real Christians, originate chiefly in
their opinions respecting the external
means of salvation, 290; the true an-
tidote to sectarian feeling, 291; re-
marks on the author's introductory
essays, 292; objections to his mode
of stating the inquiry, &c. in the fifth
essay, 294; his remarks on the nature of
inspiration, 295, 6; further observa-
tions on the inspiration of the holy
scriptures, 296, et seq. ; the divine origin
of the scriptures argued from their prac-
tical effect, 299, 300; the scriptures con-
tain the foundation and the boundaries of
all the secondary means of religious im-
provement, 300; on the personality of
Christ, &c. 301, 2; existence and person-
ality of Satan, 303, 4; the proper deity
of the Son of God, 304, 5; on redemp
tion, 305; some objections to the au-
thor's remarks on the sacrifice of Christ,
&c. 306; on the unity of the church, 307;
infinite difference between those who re-
gard Jesus Christ as God, and those who
regard him as a creature, 307.

Hack's, Maria, English stories, third
series, 70, et seq.; era of the present
volume, 86; detail of the circumstances
which, under the sway of the Tudor prin-
ces, imperceptibly tended towards effecting
a revolution in the government, 86, et

Grecian stories, 70, et

Haldane's review of the conduct of the
directors of the British and Foreign
bible society, &c. 352, et seq.
Hare o Keave, the sacred depository of the
bones of the departed kings of Owhyhee,
description of it, 465.

Hawaii, or Owhyhee, Ellis's narrative of
a tour through, 456, et seq.
Hearts of Steel, an Irish historical tale,
542, et seq.; account of the people of
Ulster, their language, &c. 544.
Henry, the Rev. Philip, life of, enlarged

by J. B. Williams, 326, et seq.; Dr.
Wordsworth's testimony of the Chris-
tian character of Philip Henry, 326;

the editor's apology for the increased
size of the volume, 327; authorities
quoted by him in the notes, ib; strong
interest excited by the perusal of the
written lives of pious persons, 328; re-
marks on the religious biography of
the present day, 328, 9; sentiments of
Bishop Coverdale and Matthew Henry on
religious biography, 329; Mr. Porter's
strong recommendation of plain and prac
tical preaching, 329, 30; Mr. Henry's
method of preparing his sermons, 330;
on his mode of preaching, 331; his al-
tered mode in later life, 331, 9; Mr.
Baxter on reading sermons from the pulpit,
332; anecdote of Miss Matthews after-
wards Mrs. Henry, ib.

Hewlett's, Esther, cottage comforts, 188,
et seq.; list of the principal subjects,
188; extracts, 188, 9.

History of the church of Christ, by the
Rev. John Fry, 37, el seq.

Hué, capital of Cochin China, Finlay-

son's journal of the mission there, and
to Siam, 482, et seq.
Hurwitz's Hebrew tales, 267, et seq.;

rapid advancement of literature among
the Israelites of Germany, 267; anxi-
ous wish of the author to revive the
study of the Talmud, ib.; his remarks
on the present education of the Jewish
youth, and on the Talmud, 268; the va-
lue of a good wife, 269; the Lord helpeth
man and beast, a tale, 269, 70; deliver-
ance of Abraham from Ur, or the fire of
the Chaldees, 371, 2; humility of Gama-
liel, &c. 272.

Indies, West, six months in them, 282,
et seq.; the author's account of Madeira,
282, 3; the reception of the first Protes-
tunt bishop at Barbadoes by the negroes,
283; Barbadoes the most ancient co-
lony of the British empire, ib.; na-
ture of its soil, produce, &c. ib.;
schools opened by the bishop, 284
its churches, public worship, &c. ib.;
character of the Indians of Trinidad, ib.;
curious account of the baptism of the
negroes by the bishop, 285; the author's
remarks on the administration of justice
in the West Indies, 286, et seq.; some
parts of the West India system unjustifi-
able, 287; advice to the colonists, ib.
Institution, African, nineteenth report
of the directors of, 97, et seq.
Israelites, German, rapid advancement
of literature among them, 267.
'Is this religion,' 440, et seq.; remarks
on religious instruction as conveyed

in the form of a narrative, 440, 1 ; the
author's statement of the design of
the present work, 441; observations
on it, 442; strictures on a former work,
entitled, The Human Heart,' 443, et
seq.; prejudicial influence on the
mind, occasioned by an undue indul-
gence in fictitious sorrows, 445; re-
marks of Bishop Butler on habits of
the mind, as produced by the exer-
tions of inward practical priuciples,
446; the writers or readers of pathe-
tic novels do not generally rank the
foremost in works of benevolence, 447;
character of the present volume, 448;
extracts, 449, el seg.

racter of monarchs generally estimated
incorrectly, 386; causes of it, ib. ;
three agencies which tend to keep the
Tzar of Russia in continual dread, ib.;
a higher order of faculty requisite to
goveru slaves than to govern a free
people, 386; character of Alexander,
387; his tender affection for his mother,
ib.; his gratitude to his tutors, ib. ; his
strong aliachment to Laharpe, 387, 8;
anecdotes of the emperor's benevolence,
&c. 389, el seq. ; observations on his
knowledge of the conspiracy against
his father, 391; and on the late change
in his measures, 391, 8; beneficial
effects of his reign to his country,

Judson's, Mrs. Ann H. account of the

American baptist mission to the Bur.

man empire, 482, et seq. ; see Siam.
Joannis Miltoni, Angli de doctrina Chris-

tiana libri duo, &c. 1, 114.

Kaïlasa, excavation of, 62; see Elora.
Kano, the great emporium of the king-

dom of Haussa, in central Africa, its

situation, &c. 419.
Keyworth's analytical part of Principia

Hebraica, 439, et seq.; character of
the work, 439; author's remarks on the

Masorelic punctuation, 440.
Kings of England, Butcher's chronology

of, 70, et seq.
Kirauea, an active volcano in Owhyhee,

visil to it by the missionaries, 461, 2;
tremendous and sublime appearance of its
extensive crater, 458, 9; legendary his-

tory of its eruption, 461, 2.
Laharpe, lutor to Alexander the First, of

Russia, strong attachment of the emperor

to him, 387, 8.
Landscape from nature, Nicholson's

practice of drawing and painting, &c.

333, et seg.
Legacies for young ladies, by the late

Mrs. Barbauld, 70, el seq.
Letters from Spain, by Don Leucadio

Doblado, 177, et seq.
Library, Cottage, and family expositor,

by Thomas Williams, 438.
Lisbon in the years 1821, 22, and 23,

91, el seq.
Literature, its revival in the eleventh
century, 311.

the revival of, in Europe,
not to be attributed to the Crusades,

314, 15.
Lloyd's Alexander the First, emperor of

Russia, &c. 385, el seq.; the real cha-

Mary, Queen, her conduct at the commence-

ment of her reign, 41, 2.
Memorial, missionary, &c. by Bernard

Barton, 560, et seq.
Meinoirs and poetical remains of the

late Miss J. Taylor, by Isaac Taylor,

145, el seg.
Milton's treatise on Christian doctrine,

1, et seq. ; extracts from the preface of
the treatise, 3, 4; peculiarity of the
author's religious creed, 4, 5; the
present treatise exhibits no new dis-
closures, 5; the opinions of the author
nearly Arian, 6; illustrative proofs
from his Paradise Lost, 7; time of his
embracing the Arian hypothesis, 7, 8;
objections to Mr. Sumner's opinion of
the grounds of the change in his tenets,
8; Milton's mind free from any ten-
dency towards scepticism, ib. ; origin
of his bias against the authority of the
church, 9; his defence of his conduct in
writing the treatise, ib. ; is said to have
followed chiefly Amesius and Wollebius
in bis system, 9, 10; opinion of Dr.
Ames and of Millon, of God as an object
of faith, contrastet, 10, 11; Dr. Ames's
explanation of the substance of God
as distinct from his essence,' 11, 12;
improbability that he followed such a
master, 12 ; his mind of a poetical,
rather than of a philosophical cast, ib. ;
this cast of mind, and the construction
of his grand poem, probably the predis-
posing causes of his adopting his hye
pothesis, 12, 13; his main argument,
that generation must be an external
efficiency,'13, 14 ; remarks of Secker,
Witsius, Calvin, &c. on the existence
of the second person, 14, 15; opinion
of Milton on this subject, 15, 16; il-
lustralive extracts, 16; his mode of

treating of the communication of the
divine attributes to the Son considered,
17; difficulty of the subject and its
true cause, 114, 15; on the degree of
knowledge afforded by reason, 116;
and by revelation, ib.; the object of
revelation altogether practical, 116,
17; the whole sum of man's duty,
117; the unity of God revealed for a
moral purpose, ib. ; inquiry how that
purpose is best secured, ib.; the scrip-
tures hold out no caution against su-
preme reverence to the personal dig-
nity of our Lord, ib. ; inconsistency of
the Arian scheme, its cause, 119;
Milton's piety and love to the Saviour
not to be doubted, ib.; cardinal posi-
tion upon which all Milton's reason-
ing, on this controversy, hinges, 120;
opinion of Hooker on the person of
the Son, ib.; the Nicene creed sub-
scribed by the Arians, 121; opinions
of Hilary, Jerome, Athanasius, and
remarks of Calvin, ib.; further re-
marks on the unity of God, 122, et
seq.; the author's opinions respecting
the Holy Spirit, 124, et seq.; the trea
tise divided into two books, 125; his
explanation of Christian doctrine, 126;
definition of creation, ib.; his opinions
respecting the original matter of the
universe, ib. ; denies that darkness is a
mere negation, 127; his remarks on the
four kinds of causes, ib. ; on the death
of the body, 128, 9, et seq.; observa-
tions on this subject, ib.; on the sab-
bath, 132; on marriage, ib. et seq.;
on divorce, 134, et seq.; the doctrine of
redemption, 136, et seq.; concluding
remarks, 139, et seq.

Minnesingers, or German Troubadours

of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries,
lays of the, 308, et seq.; era of Ger-
man poetry, 309; is patronized by
Frederic Barbarossa, ib.; epigram sup-
posed to have been written by him, ib.;
Frederic the second, a patron of litera-
ture, ib.; it is encouraged by many of
the petty princes of Germany, 310; and
in Spain, ib.; revival of literature in
the eleventh century, 311; William
9th, count of Poictou, the earliest
lyric poet of that era, ib.; on the ori-
gin of the Provençal poetry, ib.; the
opinion of its derivation from the Moors
of Spain considered, 311, et seq.; differ-
ence between the French Troubadour and
the Castilian poetry, 313; Provence pro-
bably the nursery of the infant literature,
313, 14; the birth-place of the Provençal

muses the country of the Albigenses, 314;
the revival of literature in Europe not
to be attributed to the Crusades, 314,
15; inquiry into the causes which oc-
casioned Provence to become the
nursery of freedom and letters, ib. et
seq.; extracts from the lays of the Min-
nesingers, 318, et seq.

Mitchell's translation of David's gram-
matical parallel of the ancient and
modern Greek languages, 90, et seq.;
qualifications of the author and of the
translator, 91.

Molech, a sacred drama, 564, et seq.
Montgomery's Christian Psalmist, 167,
et seq.; remarks on the Rev. Charles
Wesley, as a hymn writer, 168, 9; Mo-
ravian hymn, 169, 70; hymn by the com-
piler of the work, 170, 1; subjects of
the collection, 171.

Montulé's voyage en Angleterre et en

Russie, 18, et seq.; the author's remarks
on the English inns, roads, &c. 21;
admits the superiority of London over
Paris, 22; his opinion of Regent-street,
ib.; and of St. Paul's, 23; thinks
Bath like Genoa, ib. ; finds out that the
English are a thinking people, ib.
Moore's life of the Rev. J. Wesley, &c.
142, et seq.; remarks on Dr. White-
head's life of J. Wesley, 142, 3; the
author's detail of the history of Dr. White-
head's life, Sc. 143, 4; remarks upon
his statement, 144; estimate of the
present work, ib.

Morgan's emigrant's note book and
guide, 244, et seq.

Morning meditations, 88, et seq.; extract
from the first meditation, 89.
Mouna Roa, in Owhyhee, its great
height, 457.

Musquito, in Canada, its attacks constant
for four months in the year, 247; the
black fly, ib.

Nations, northern, popular tales and
romances of, 229, et seq.

Nautchanees, or dancing girls of India, 53, 4.
Naval records, 172, et seq.
Nicholson's practice of drawing and
painting landscapes from nature in
water colours, 333, et seq.; important
hints to teachers, ib; remarks on
the author's mode of treating on per-
spective, 335; on light and shade, ib. ;
beauties of the lanscapes of Rubens,
Poussin, Claude, &c. 336; illustra-
tive references to some large prints,
engraved by Baudet, from the elder
Poussin, 337, et seq.

Nicol's essay on the nature and design

of Scripture sacrifices, &c. 392 et
seq.; the author a minister of the
church of Scotland, 392; the design
of the present work the subversion of
the principles to which he had sub-
scribed, 393; had contemplated quit-
ting the established church, ib.;
blames Dr. Priestley for speaking
doubtfully of the inspiration of the
scriptures, ib.; and Mr. Taylor for
his explanation of the doctrine of ori-
ginal sin, ib. ; his opinion of the
great hinderance to the complete re-
ception of the truth, ib.: subjects of
the first two sections, 393, 4; incon-
sistency of the author's remarks con-
cerning the Jews, and the Jewish dis-
pensation, 394; subject of the third
section, the court and tabernacle of
the Jews, 395; the court of the taber-
nacle stated to be intended to represent the
church of God, from the call of Abraham
till the giving of the law, 396; objec-
tions to the author's explications,
396, 7; his fourth section, on the
meaning and import of sacrifices,
397, 8; he claims the merit of novel-
ty, 398; denies the vicarious charac-
ter of sacrifice, ib.; his account of the
design and use of sacrifices, 399; sacri-
fices not original appointments in
the legation of Moses, ib.; the burnt-
offering shewn to have a reference to
sin, 400; the author states the burnt-
offering and the sin-offering to be es-
sentially different, 401; denies the
sin-offering to be piacular, ib. ; incon-
sistency of the author's system, 402; his
remarks on the reality of Christ's sacrifice,
402, 3; objections to the author's
observations, 403, 4,

Noble's plenary inspiration of the scrip
tures asserted, 222 et seq.

Note, in reply to Mr. Gorham, on the
Apocrypha question, 383, 4.

Oases between Fezzan and Bornou, 408.
Opinions of an old gentleman, on seve-
ral moral and religious subjects, 476,
7; extract, ib.

Orme's ordinance of the Lord's supper

illustrated, 570 et seq.; arrangement
of the contents, 570; the ordinance a
solemn act of worship to Christ himself,
571; and a memorial to God the Father,
ib. remarks on the ordinance as it
corresponds to the nature of the pass-
over, 572; extract, ib. ; it is a social,
not a private feast, 573; remarks on
this point, 574.


Page from the book of the world: see,
Is this religion.'

Persia, provinces of, on the south bank
of the Caspian sea, Fraser's travels in,
530 el seg.; the present work a sup-
plement to a former one, 530; palace
and gardens of Shah Abbas, at
Ashruff, their desolate state, 531;
Saree, capital of Mazunderan, 532;
specimen of Persian comfort, in a visit at
the prince's mansion, ib.; the author's
reception at court, 533 Ferrahbad,
its situation, trade, &c. ib.; Bal-
froosh, its flourishing state, 534; the
author's arrival at Resht, capital of
Gheelan, 534; he incurs the suspi-
cion of the government, 535; is ar-
rested, 536; his subsequent ill-treat-
ment, ib. et seq.; his liberation and
arrival at Tabreez, 540; race of
Christians inhabiting the mountain-
ous regions at the source of the Ti-
gris, 542.
Philosophy, moral, and Christian ethics,
Dewar's elements of, 508 el seq.
Poem, Frovençal, the earliest era of it,

Poetry, Castilian, different from the French
Troubadour poetry, 313.

Provencal, on the origin of, 311.
Popery, the poor man's preservative
against, by the Rev. J. B. White,
177 et seq.

Preacher, the domestic, &c. 477, 8;
character of the work, 478; extract, ib.
Principia Hebraica, Keyworth's analy-
tical part of, 439 et seq.

Prophecies, the, Davison's discourses on',
25 et seq.

Provence, the nursery of letters and
freedom, inquiry into the causes of it,


Psalmist, Christian, or hymns selected
and original, by J. Montgomery, 167

et seq.

Pubonua, a remarkable institution in
Owhyhee, 464.

Raffles's, Sir Thos. S, mission to Siam,
from the journal of the late Mr. Fin-
layson, 482 et seq.

Recollections of foreign travel, on life,
&c. by Sir Egerton Brydges, 339 et
Records, naval, part 1, 172 et seq.; ob-
ject of the work, 173; explanation
illustrative of the name of the Armada,
74 guns, 173, 4; history of the Canada,
74 guns, 174, 5.
Religion, Dick's philosophy of, 562
et seq.

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