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BEN JONSON's Discoveries.



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ABSTRACTION, inadequacy of, in Art, 446.
Actors, on some of the Old, 174-Bensley,
174-his Iago, and his Malvolio, 175
Dodd; his Aguecheek, 177-the elder
Palmer, 178-Smith; Kemble, 309.

Adam Blair, review of, 485.

Bonassus, Mrs. Winifred Lloyd's descrip-

tion of, 428.

Books, new, (M. R.) 12, 26, 44, 63, 83, 101.

Botany, the Gentiana Chirayita, 196.
Bourne, Vincent, his Epitaphium in Ca-
nem, 533.

GISTER,) 2, 19, 37, 55, 75, 95.

Albatross, the, 223.

Ali Pacha, death of, 397.

America, alarm first caused in, by the
Stamp Act, 417.



American Navy, 100-Finances, 199.

Anecdotes of Dr. Barrett, 53-Goldsmith,

116-Chantrey, 155 Dodd, 178 -

G———n, 310—a Chimney-sweeper, 470
-General Washington, 420.

Antonio, G-n's Tragedy of, account of

its first representation, 309.

Anstey, Christopher, Life of, 24.
Art, its principles defined, 156-the finest
imitation of Nature the highest Art, 447
-ideal in Art defined, 450-(See also
Beauty, Grace, Grandeur, Ideal, Paint-
ing, and Sculpture.)

Arundel Castle, anecdote of a Chimney-
sweeper at, 407.

Ascham, Roger, 166-extract from his
Schoolmaster, 171.

Baïf, J. Ant. de, French Poet, 335.

Bank-notes, 189-advantages of, 191.

Bank-restriction Act, 185.

Bankrupts, (M. R.) 14, 28, 45, 65, 85, 103.

Barbarossa, the Emperor Frederic, 229.
Barometer, an improved, 97.
Barrett, Dr. anecdotes of, 53.

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Characters: Elia's Grandmother, 22-

Leghorn Captain, 64-English Tra-

veller, 65-Walter Lyddal, 6, 11-a

pleasant Fellow, 125-Harry Adams,

168, 173-John Ochiltree, 142-Dame

Foljambe, 244-Dora Vernon, 249-

Allan-a-Maut, 321-Frank Chilvers,

350-James White, 408-portrait of a

Beggar, 534-the Laird of Warlsworm,

542-Haudthegrup, 543-Gawain, 546.

Charles I., letter of, 220-Verses by, 388.
Charms, magical, 384.

Chatsworth-house, 129-the Seven For-
resters of, 129.

Chilvers, Frank, history of, 350.
Chimney-sweepers, praise of, 405-feast of,
in Smithfield, 408 anecdote of one,

Chirayita, a plant, 196.

Christmas described, 90.

Clare, John, Hymn to Spring, 43-To

128 The Approach of Spring.

216 the Cowslip, 444.

Colman, George, 581.
Comedy, remarks on, 305.
Commercial Report, (M. R.) 2, 20, 40, 59,
78, 97.

Complaint of the Decay of Beggars, 532.
Concerts: of Ancient Music, 287-Sub-

scription Concerts, 288-Royal Con-
certs at Brighton, 390.

Congreve, character of his Comedies, 306.
Contributors to the London Magazine, re-
marks on, 469.

Correggio, remarks on his Io, 452.
Correspondents, distant, 282.

Counter-charms against Witchcraft, 480.
Courses of Foreign Exchange, (M. R.) 15,
33, 51, 71, 91.

Crimson Hermits, the, a Melodrama, 253.
Cumberland, Clifford, Earl of, 409.
Currency, on a Free Paper, 185.

Elba, 272.

Elgin Marbles, the, 153-not ideal forms,
153-paper on, continued, 445.

Elia, papers by; Dream Children, a reve-
rie, 21-Some of the Old Actors, 174-
Distant Correspondents, 282-the Old
Actors, 305-Praise of Chimney-sweep-
ers, 405-Complaint of the Decay of
Beggars in the Metropolis, 532.
Elizabeth, Queen, letter of, 387-verses
of 388-letter to the Bishop of Ely, 411.
Elphin Irving, the Fairies' Cupbearer, 13.
English Poets, new Edition of, 295.
England, peculiar currency requisite for,

Epistolary topics, 282.

Exhibitions: Drawings, Soho-square, 295

-Williams' Views in Greece at Edin-
burgh, 425-Water-colour, 470-Mar-
tin's, 471-Somerset House, 471, 550.

Expression in Painting, 452.

Fine Arts: Drawings, Soho-square, 295

Williams' exhibition at Edinburgh, 425

-Water-colour exhibition, 470-Mar-

tin's Herculaneum, 471--Somerset House,

471-see also Sculpture.

Foreign Commerce, (M. R.) 4, 23, 42, 61,

81, 99.

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110-remarks on his works, 111-scene

of his Deserted Village, 111-incon-

sistent reasoning in his Traveller, 112-

Dr. Warton's opinion of him, 268.

Grace in Art, 455.

Grandeur in Art, defined, 156, 453.

Gray's Inn Gardens, 177.

Gray, Lady Jane, 166-Stanzas to, 171,

Green Room, 236.

Greece, spirit of its Mythology, 118-
Williams' Views in, 425.

Haddon, description of a hunting festival

at, 247.

H—yd—n, Mr., his opinion respecting the

Theseus, 449.

Henry, Patrick, life of, 413-his clo-
quence, 416-speech in the Assembly
of Virginia, 420--elected Governor of Vir-
ginia, 564-speech for the return of the
British refugees, 566-ditto on British
debts, 568-his private character, 571.
Herbert, Edward, Letter III. The Green
Room, 236.

Herculaneum, Martin's Picture of, 471.

Hexameters, English, 45.

Hogarth, 451.

Homer's Hymns to Pan, 161-to Ceres,


Horace, Wrangham's translation of the
odes of, 277-compared with Catullus,
277-various English versions of, 279.
Horticultural Report, (M. R.) 38, 57, 77,

Ideal, the theory of the, misunderstood,
154-defined, 156, 450-ideal forms,


Ilissus, remarks on the statue of, 153, 453.

Imitation, on, 51.
Inchbald, Mrs., observations of, on the
character of Malvolio, 175.
Interpretations of Mythological Tales, 116.
Ireland, see Public Events.

James I., 218-verses by, 219-his De-
monologie, 211.

Janus, Letter from, 468.
Johnson, Dr., his opinion of Goldsmith,
106, 108, 160.
Journals, Polish, 296.

Ladye's Lowe, the tradition of, 459.

Legend of the Goatherd, 229.
Leghorn, 64.

Leisure Hours, No. V. Introduction to a
Translation from the Homeric Hymns,
44-No. VI. Homer's Hymn to Pan,
161-No. VII. Ditto to Ceres, 340.

Leith Smack, 72.

Letter:-from London to a Friend in

Edinburgh, 72-of Edward Herbert, the

Green Room, 236-to B. F. at Sydney,

New S. Wales, 282—of Winifred Lloyd,

427-of Janus Weathercock, 468.

Ling, Swedish Poet, 197.

Lion's Head, 1, 101, 201, 303, 401.

Literary and Scientific Intelligence, 196,

Literature, vicissitudes in, 110.

Danish, 197.

Polish, 296.

Swedish, 197.

Lives of the Poets, No. III. C. Anstey,

24-No. IV. Oliver Goldsmith, 105

No. V. Joseph Warton, 264-No. VI.

James Beattie, 312-No. VII. R. O.

Cambridge, 403-W. J. Mickle, 559.

Lloyd, Mrs. Winifred, Letter of, describing
Martin's Pictures, and the Bonassus,

Loveday, Miss, conversion of, 199.
Lucca, 63.

Lyddalcross, Twelve Tales of, (see Tales.)

Magic, 473-Charms, 384.

Malvolio, the character of, 175.

Markets, (M. R.) 161, 34, 54, 72, 92, 110.

Marriages, (M. R.) 6, 23, 47, 67, 86, 106.

Martin, characteristics of his style, 448-
his picture of Herculaneum, 471.

Mathews, Mr. 395.

May-day effusion, by Elia, 405.

Melo-dramas, observations on, 253.

Meteorological Journal, 10, 32, 50, 70, 90,


Mickle, W. J., life of, 559.

Minichino, Abbate, account of, 49.
Mittau, improvements at, 196.
Money, extract on the subject of, from
Caxton's Mirrour, 187.

Montgomery, J., War-song by, 456—Re-
view of his Polyhymnia, 557.
Morra, a Neapolitan game, 521.
Mosca, Signor, the composer, 490.
Moscow, the burning of, 576.
Music, Report of, JAN. Madame Catalani;
King's Theatre, 95-Mr. Bishop, Na-
tional Melodies, new Musical Publica-
tions, 96-FEB. Encouragement of En-
glish Music, 193-Establishment pro-
jected for the education of young Mu-
sicians; the Opera; Signora Carridori,
Ambrogetti, Camporese; Madame Mora,
194-New Musical Publications, 195-
MARCH. The Opera; Il Barone di Dol-
sheim; Concerts of Ancient Music;
Oratorios at Covent Garden, 287-
Bochsa's Oratorio of the Deluge; Con-
certs; Madame Catalani; New Musical
Publications, Beauties of Rossini; the
Pirate, Kiallmark, &c. 288-APRIL.
Royal Concerts at Brighton, the King's
Patronage of English Music, 390-
English Composition; Concerts of the
Royal Harmonic. Institution, Italian
Music, 391-Rossini's Mosé in Egitto,
Handel's Messiah, Bochsa's Deluge,
392-Concerts; Opera; Singers, Gra-
ziani, Begrez, Master Ormskirk, Sapio,
Miss Fearon, 393-New Musical Pub

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