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NOTES ON BOOKS, ETC. Christ-Cross-Row (Vol. iii., pp. 330. 465.; The Rev. Edward Trollope, F.S.A., wisely conVol. viii., p. 18.). - Quarles (Embi. ii. 12.) gives ceiving that an illustrated work, comprising specimens a passage from St. Augustine commencing, - of the arms, armour, jewellery, furniture, vases, &c., "Christ's cross is the Christ-cross of all our hap- discovered at Pompeii and Herculaneum, might be piness," but he gives no exact reference.

acceptable to those numerous readers to whom the Wordsworth speaks of

magnificent volumes, published by the Neapolitan « A look or motion of intelligence

government, are inaccessible, has just issued a quarto

volume under the title of Illustrations of Ancient Art, From infant conning of the Christ-cross-row.”

selected from Objects discovered at Pompeii and Hercu

Excurs. viii. p. 305. laneum. The various materials which he has selected These lines suggest the Query, Is this term for from the Museo Borbonico, and other works, and a large the alphabet still in use ? and, if so, in what parts number of his own sketches, have been carefully clasof the country?

EIRIONNACH. sified; and we think few will turn from an examin

ation of the forty-five plates of Mr. Trollope's admirSir Walter Scott, and his Quotations from himself able outlines, without admiring the good taste with (Vol. ix., p. 72.). - I beg to submit to you the which the various subjects have been selected, and following characteristic similarity of expression, acknowledging the light which they throw upon the occurring in one of the poems and one of the social condition, the manners, customs, and domestic novels of Sir Walter Scott. I am not aware life, of the Roman people. whether attention has been drawn to it in the

As the great Duke of Marlborough confessed that letters of Mr. Adolphus and Mr. Heber, as I have he acquired his knowledge of his country's annals in not the work at hand to consult:

the historical plays of Shakspeare, so we believe there

are many who find it convenient and agreeable to “ His grasp, as hard as glove of mail,

study them in Miss Strickland's Lives of the Queens Forced the red blood-drop from the nail." of England. To all such it will be welcome news that

Rokeby, Canto 1. Stan, 15. the first and second volumes of a new and cheaper “ He wrung the Earl's hand with such frantic edition, and which comprise the lives of all our female earnestness, that his grasp forced the blood to start sovereigns, from Matilda of Flanders to the unforunder the nail." - Legend of Montrose.

tunate Anne Boleyn, are now ready; and will be N. L. T. followed month by month by the remaining sis. At

the close of the work, we may take an opportunity of Nightingale and Thorn (Vol. viii., p. 527.). - examining the causes of the great popularity which it Add Young's Night Thoughts, Night First, vers. has attained. 440—445. :

Mr. M. A. Lower has just published a small volume “ Grief's sharpest thorn hard pressing on my breast,

of antiquarian gossip, under the title of Contributions I strive with wakeful melody to cheer

to Literature, Historical, Antiquarian, and Metrical, in The sullen gloom, sweet Philomel ! like thee,

which he discourses pleasantly on Local Nomenclature, And call the stars to listen - every star

the Battle of Hastings, the Iron Works of the SouthIs deaf to mine, enamour'd of thy lay."

East of England, the South Downs, Genealogy, and

H. T. G. many kindred subjects; and tries his hand, by no Hull.

means unsuccessfully, at some metrical versions of old

Sussex legends. Several of the papers have already Female Parish Clerks (Vol. viii., p. 474.). - appeared in print, but they serve to make up a volume Within the last half-century, a Mrs. Sheldon dis

which will give the lover of popular antiquities an charged the duties of this post at the parish church evening's pleasant reading. of Wheatley, five miles from Oxford, and near opportunity which will be afforded them on Wed

We beg to call the attention of our readers to the Cuddesdon, the residence of the Bishop of Oxford. nesday next of hearing Mr. Layard lecture on his This clerkship was previously filled by her hus- recent Discoveries at Nineveh. As they will see by the band; but, upon his demise, she became his advertisement in our present Number, Mr. Layard has successor. It is not a week since that I saw a undertaken to do so for the purpose of contributing to relation who was an eye-witness of this fact. the schools and other parochial charities of the poor

PERCY M. Hart. but densely populated district of St. Thomas, Stepney. Stockwell.

Books ReceivED. — Mantell's Geological Excursions

round the Isle of Wight, &c. This reprint of one of the Hour-glass Stand (Vol. ix., p. 64.). - There is many valuable contributions to geological knowledge an hour-glass stand of very quaintly wrought by the late lamented Dr. Mantell, forms the new voiron, painted in various colours, attached to the lume of Bohn's Scientific Library. Retrospective Repulpit at Binfield, Berks.

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CONTINENT, translated by Coxe. fluences, and meteoric stones and shooting stars.

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CONTENTS. NOTES :

Page Legends and Superstitions respecting Bees

167 Oxford Jeu d'Esprit

169 Ansareys in Mount Lebanon

169 Primers of the Reign of Queen Eliza

beth, by the Rev. T. LathburyMINOR NOTES: - Objective and Sub

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nau's Corpse - "Isolated" - Office
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- 170 QUERIES :

Pictures from Lord Vane's Collection - 171 Burial-place of Thursan, Archbishop of York, by George Fox

- 172 Minor QUERIES :- Admiral Hopson

“Three cats sat," &e. - Herbert's * Church Porch" - Ancient Tenure of Lands_Dramatic Works- Devreux Bowly - "Corruptio optimi," &e. Lamenther-Sheriff of Somersetshire in 1765 - Edward Brerewood Elizabeth Seymour - Longfellow-Fresick and Freswick - Has Execution by Hanging been survived ? - Maps of Dublin "The Lounger's Commonplace Book" - Mount Mill, and the Fortifications of London - "Forms of Public Meetings"

- 172 MINOR QUERIES WITH ANSWERS :

Queen Elizabeth and the Ring
Lives of English Bishops : Bishop
Burnet- Eden Pedigree and Arms
The Gentleman's Calling - Obs and

Sols - Fystens or Fifteenths - 175 REPLIES :

Hardman's Account of Waterloo 176 Dates of Births and Deaths of the Pretenders

177 * Could we with ink," &c., by J. W.

179 Mackey's Theory of the Earth, by j. Dawson, &c.

179 Do Conjunctions join Propositions only ? by G. Boole

180 Robert Bloet, by Edward Fogs :

181 PaOTOGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENCE. :-A

Hint to the Photographic Society -
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Solution - Dr. Mansell's Process 181 REPLIES TO MINOR QUERIES :-Buonaparte's Abdication - Burton Family -Drainage by Machinery - Nattochiis and Calchanti - "One while I think," &c.-"Spires *whose silent finger points to heaven - Dr. Eleazar Duncon - "Marriage is such a rabble rout" - Cambridge Mathematical Questions - Reversible Masculine Names - The Man in the Moon-Arms of Richard, King of the Pomans - Brothers with the same Christian Name - Arch-priest in the Diocese of Exeter, &c.

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