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alderman Hankey, the new candidate, 29. Orders issued to detain ail Danish died the evening before the poll. vessels, and send in all ships of that

7. The election for Westminster nation. commenced.

SEPTEMBER. 22. The town of Chudleigh, in De

7. The city of Copenhagen surrenvonshire, destroyed by fire.

dered after a bombardment of three 23. The election for Westminster nights, and the English feet and arny ended, when sir Francis Burdett, and lord Cochrane werc declared duly of Denmark, and of the city of Copen

took possession of the fleet and arsenals elected.

hagen. 26. The election for Middlesex ended, when Mr. Mellish and Mr. Byng were

12. Intelligence received from lieute

nant-general Whitelocke that an attack returned.

made by the British troops on the town June.

of Buenos Ayres having completely 5. The election for Yorkshire closed, failed, a convention had been entered when Mr. Wilberforce and lord Milton into to evacuate South America within were declared duly elected.

two months on condition that all the 14. The decisive battlo of Friedland prisoners should be restored. fought between the French and Rus 18. The powder-inills at Feversham sians, in which the latter lost above blew up, and six men and three horses 30,000 men, and 80 pieces of cannon.

were killed. 22. An armistice concluded between Russia and France.

OCTOBER.

.

2. A comet made its appearance. 24. The conference between Bona

15. A dreadful accident happened at. parte and the emperor of Russia on a raft in the middle of the Niemen.

Sadler's Wells in consequence of a false 29. The return of sir Francis Bur- their lives. See page 565.

alarm of fire,' when i8 persons lost dett for the city of Westminster celebrated, on which occasion sir Francis

30. The king of Spain published rode in a lofty car from his house to the decrec, accusing his son, the prince of Crown and Anchor tavern in the Asturias, of a conspiracy against his

life. Strand. JULY.

NOVEMBER 7. The duchess of Brunswick landed 5. Another decree ..blished at Maat Gravesend.

drid, declaring the prince of Asturias 16. The emperor of Russia arrived pardoned, he having confessed his fault, at St. Petersburgh, after having con

and made known the authors of the cluded the peace of Tilsit.

plot. 26. Bonaparte arrived at St. Cloud,

DECEMBER having returned from the army in Po 2. Intelligence received that the emland.

peror of Russia had published a declaraAUGUST.

tion announcing his determination to 3. The first division of the English break off all cominunication with Engfleet employed in the expedition to Co- land, and recall his embassador. penhagen arrived off the castle of Cron 19. Lord Strangford arrived from berg in the Sound.

Lisbon with intelligence that the court 16. The English troops landed on of Portugal had embarked, and sailed the island of Zealand without oppo. for the Brazils on the 24th of No sition.

vember.

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Sol's last ray,

THE setting sun proclaims departing Gravid on the rugged stones we spatday,

ter'd find, The bleating flocks returning to their The sacred praise of souls for ever fold,

fled. And evening twilight comes, whilst

Yon frowning turrets now with ing Tinges the ring clouds with bright crown'd, est gold.

Those gloomy cells with waring mioss

o'ergrown, The mild serenity of evening air, Might once confine a warrior rem The mind to silent contemplation nown'd, leads,

Or echo'd to a penitential's moan. And all around smiles Nature's bounteous, care,

The vaulted chapel that was once so Whilst beauteous verdure clothes the

grand, lovely meads.

That echo'd with the pealing organ's Then how delightful pleasant 'tis to

sound, stray,

Where once the pious monk, with upAmidst yon Gothic ruin'd stately

lift hand, pile,

Or bent in meek devotion to the Where once pale Superstition held her

ground. sway, And Sorrow echo'd through the But now, alas ! in ruins all are seen, length’ning aisle.

And scatter'd fragments burst upou

the sight, Blest Fancy aids us, whilst we call to Whilst nought is heard but the dread mind,

raven's scream, Its inmates, long since number'd Or birds ill-omen'd hov'ring thro' the with the dead,

night.

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INDEX TO THE POETRY.

A

Lines addressed by count O. to bis
Acrostics
274, 275 • infant son sleeping

46
Address to a robin

45 to the memory of the infant son
to a butterfly
46 of Mr. Eaton

46
to opulence and competence 102 - to a young lady, on a dear friend's
to a blackbird
273 going to sea

220
to to twilight
500 written by moon-light:-

443
Adieu, the

103

to a young lady
Air in the comedy of Town and Country on seeing a gentleman approach

162 a distressed female to relieve her 444
Anna, 'to

48 addressed to miss S. on seeing her
Amorous effusion of an old inan 162 walking in S. church-yard by moon-
B
light

616
Ballad, a
216 Lyre of woe, the

216,
sung by Mrs. Liston in Errors

M'
Excepted

444
Mariner's dream, the

497
Butterfly's ball and grasshopper's feast

Marriage, on

556
101
Mary Marton -

104
С
Muse, the

552
Caterina, to

500 Muses' mite of gratitude, the
Cathlien Nolan, a song

48
275
Charmer, the, of Leadenhall-street 104

N
Cupid, to
· 219 Night

332
D

0
Delia
218 Ode for the new year

44
Dirge at midnight, a,

614 on the approach of spring 276
E

for his Majesty's birth-day 329
Egbert, young, and gay Rosabell 330 to ambition
Elegiac sianzas written on the approach

on the surrender of Dantzic 442
of winter
163 Old cat’s petition, the-

274
Elegy to the memory of Mrs. Mary Old inaid's petition, the - 614
Robinson

- 104

P
Epilogue to the comedy of Town and
Country

- 161
Peasant's death, the

48
to Errors Excepted
Pest, the -

613

272
Epistle, burlesque poetical, from a ba- Petition, the spaniel's
chelor

the old cat's
220

274
F

the old maid's

614
Poor man's complaint, the

443
217
Fiction, the influence of, an essay 668 Prologue to the Comedy of Town and

Primrose, to the

206
H
Hand-bill of a Scotch innkeeper - 275

Country

- 161
Haunted cottage, the

to Errors Excepted -
101

441
1

S
Jemima

274 Songs in the opera of False Alarms 48
Influence of fiction, the, an essay 668 Cathlien Nolan

275
Julia, to
498 by Dr. Walcott

498
L
mad-

500
Lady's wish, a ..

217 Songs -
Lines to the memory of nuiss E. M. C. Sonnet, on viewing a'withered rose 102

46
to the heart

. 616

331

- 441

Father, my :

500, 556

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Sonnets 101, 219, 276, 329, 555, 672
Spaniel's petition, the

272 Verses 'addressed to Dr. Thornton by
Sianzas... 273, 276, 329, 554, 671 Mr. Maurice

45
on my own fate - 164

to miss AB. GL.

47
to miss Ty

275

addressed by a lady to her hus-
from Wordsworth's Poems 444 band

333
to the young Roscius, hy Anna Virtue

..610
Seward.

499

W
Suicide, the
442 Wealth, the temple of

384
Suinmer's day, a

332 Wife, description of a good
T
Winter scene, a

103
Tear, the

103
Temple of wealth, the 384 Young Egbert and gay Rosabell - 330

DIRECTIONS TO THE BINDER.
The frontispiece to face the title-page. Botany, plate 14

399
Portrait of the right hon. W'm. Piti 7 Botany, plate 15

399
✓ Fashionable afternoon and morning dress Narbal and Selina -

402
32 London fashionable full-dresses 428
Her royal highness the princess of Wales The mysterious admonition 455

59 Rustic walking and half-dress - 476
Fashionable evening and full-dress 81 Botany, plate 16

511
The sudden alarm -
119 The foundling

519
London fashionable full-dresses - 141 London fashionable walking and after-
out Pattern for an ornament for a chimney noon dresses

54 1
piece
156 The tender avowal

571
Madame Catalani
171 Mr. Young in Hamlet

576
London fashionable full-dresses 204 London fashionable fall-dresses - 600
The unexpected declaration 231 The reward of charity

628
Signor Naldi

236 View of the villa of Mr. A. Goldsmid,
London fashionable evening full-dress at Merton -

261 London fashionable walking and even-
Eugenio and Zelma

287
ing dresses

.- 664
London fashionable afternoon dress 325 Providential preservation of four seamen
The triumph of constancy.
343

683
London fashionable walking and full- View of the princess of Wale house,
dress
372 on Blackheath

638
399
vatsas Polcosasid

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632

END OF VOLUME XXXVIII.

C. Robinsor., Printer,
Roils Buildings, Feiter Lane,

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