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LIST OF SUBJECTS FOR ESSAYS.

1. History and character of Abraham. 2. Joseph. 3. Moses, &c. 4. Description of Athens. 5. London. 6. Paris, &c. 7. Biography of Pompey. 8. Columbus. 9. — Napoleon Bonaparte, &c. 10. History of a hat. ll. a pin. 12. a shilling, &c. 13. Tour through Great Britain. 14. - France. 15. Spain, &c. 16. Journal of a voyage round the world.

Different forms of government.
religion.

• Adaptation of animals to the countries in which they live.

vegetables to the situation in which they

. Arrangement of mineral strata.

Invention of the mariner's compass.
the telescope.
the steam-boat, &c.

. Sculpture.
. Architecture, &c.

Justice.

. Prudence.
. Temperance.

Fortitude.
Courage.

. Hospitality.
. Ambition. *

Benevolence.

. Magnanimity.
. Patience.
. Truth.

Prejudice.
First impressions.

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. Cyrus the Great, and his contemporaries.
. Summary of Scripture History.
. Typical character of the Old Testament.
. Evidences of Christianity.

Influence of Christianity on the social condition of mankind. Immortality of the soul.

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