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view is to render this Work a truly National Publication, and which shall be equally acceptable to readers of all parties and denominations.

In the following List, some of the various works proposed to be embodied in this Miscellany, are enumerated; and they will appear in such order and succession as may seem most likely to suit the taste of those encouraging the design. The works of each author, and each subject, will be kept separate, so as to enable purchasers to acquire all the numbers or volumes of any work, distinct from the others.

Those Articles marked thus * are original Works, prepared or written expressly for this Miscellany.

CAPTAIN BASIL HALL'S VOYAGES. 3 vols.

These contain,-I. VOYAGE TO LOO-CHOO, and other Places in the EASTERN SEAS, in the Year 1816. Including an Account of Captain Maxwell's Attack on the Batteries at Canton; and Notes of an Interview with NAPOLEON BUONAPARTE at St Helena, în August 1817.-II. EXTRACTS FROM A JOURNAL written on the Coasts of Chili, Peru, and Mexico, in the Years 1820, 1821, and 1822; containing some Account of the recent Revolutions, together with Observations on the State of Society in those Countries. LIFE OF ROBERT BURNS. By J. G. LockHART, LL.B.

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MEMORIALS OF THE LATE WAR.-Viz. JOURNAL OF A SOLDIER OF THE 71ST REGIMENT, from 1806 to 1815, including Particulars of the Battles of Vimeira, Vittoria, the Pyrenees, Toulouse and Waterloo.-LETTERS OF SIR JOHN MOORE.-The EARL OF HOPETOUN'S DESPATCH after the battle of Corunna, and other Documents.

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EVIDENCES OF CHRISTIANITY: PLEIAD, or a Series of Abridgements of Seven Distinguished Writers, in opposition to the Pernicious Doctrines of DEISM. By the Rev. FRANCIS WRANGHAM, M.A. F.R.S. Archdeacon of Cleveland. *

CONVERTS FROM INFIDELITY; or Lives of Eminent Individuals who have renounced Sceptical and Infidel Opinions, and embraced Christianity. By ANDREW CRICHTON. 2 vols. *

This Work contains Lives of the Earl of ROCHESTER, Hon. ROBERT BOYLE, LORD LYTTLETON, Count STRUENSEE, COUNT BRANDT, SIR JOHN PRINGLE, Gilbert WEST, SOAME JENYNS, JOHN BUNYAN, BARON Haller, LA HARPE, CHARLES GILDON, Captain JAMES WILSON of the Ship Duff, Rev. JOHN NEWTON, Rev. RICHARD CECIL, Professor HALYBURTON, COLONEL GARDINER, Dr THOMAS BATEMAN, and Others.

HISTORY OF VOYAGES, from the earliest Times, showing the part which the various European Nations have had in Maritime Discovery; and illustrating the Progress of Geographical Science. 3 vols. *

HISTORY OF THE EARTH AND ANIMATED NATURE, being a New System of Natural History, on a Popular Plan. By JAMES WILSON Esq. assisted by several distinguished Naturalists. 6 vols. * EMPEROR OF

LIFE OF ALEXANDER, RUSSIA. *

A TREATISE ON THE PRINCIPLES OF METALLIC AND PAPER MONEY, and the Theory and Practice of Exchange; with a View of the Constitution and History of the Banks of England, Venice, Amsterdam, France, Hamburgh, and generally of the Paper Currency of the European Kingdoms, and of the United States of America. By J. R. McCULLOCH, Esq. *

LIFE OF PETRARCH, by Mrs SUSANNA DOBSON. An HISTORICAL and DESCRIPTIVE ACCOUNT of the Origin, Progress, and Present State of the Arts of Printing, Engraving, Paper-making, Type. founding, and Book-binding. Compiled from interesting and authentic Sources, by RICHARD THOMSON. 2 vols. *

BIOGRAPHY OF ILLUSTRIOUS BRITISH STATESMEN, viz. SIR WILLIAM TEMPLE, LORD SOMERS, LORD GODOLPHIN, SIR ROBERT WALPOLE, LORD BOLINGBROKE, The Right Hon. HENRY PELHAM, EARL OF CHATHAM, EDMUND BURKE, WILLIAM PITT, CHAS. JAMES FOX, HENRY DUNDAS VISCOUNT MELVILle, Lord ERSKINE, and others. 4 Vols. *

HISTORY OF THE SPANISH INQUISITION.* LIFE OF GENERAL WASHINGTON. 2 vols. * LIFE OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. Written by himself. 2 vols. *

LIFE OF HORATIO VISCOUNT NELSON. 2 vols. *

LIFE OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS. 2 vols. * A SYSTEMATIC VIEW of the more Popular and Practical Parts of Mathematics, Natural Philosophy, and Chemistry. By WILLIAM WALLACE, Professor of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, and Others. 3 vols. * HISTORY, PRINCIPLES, and ADVANTAGES OF BENEFIT SOCIETIES, BANKS FOR SAVINGS, AND ASSURANCES ON LIVES. **

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NARRATIVE of the Settlement and Present State of Van Diemen's Land, New Holland, and the Coasts and Islands of Australia. By Hugh MURRAY, F.R.S.E. 2 vols.

HISTORY OF BRITISH INDIA, and of the Commerce of Europe with the Eastern Nations. 3 vols.

THE HISTORY OF THE JESUITS, and the Suppression of their Order, &c.

REMARKABLE PROVIDENCES, DISASTERS, and ESCAPES AT SEA. 3 vols.

HISTORY OF THE REBELLION IN IRE LAND in the year 1798, with Lives of the Principal Leaders in that Insurrection, from Original Documents. 3 vols.

TABLE-TALK; or SELECTIONS from the Ana: containing Extracts from the different Collections of Ana, French, Italian, and English.

COLLECTIONS for a HISTORY OF INVEN. TIONS. Translated from the original German of John Beckman, Public Professor of Economy in the University of Gottingen. With Additions adapted to the Arts, Sciences, and Manufactures of Great Britain. By RichARD THOMSON. 4 vols. *

LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF ALEXANDER SELKIRK; containing his Voyage to the South Seas, under Captain Dampier, Residence in the Island of Juan Fernandez, and other interesting particulars, being the real History of Robinson Crusoe, on which De Foe grounded his Fictitious Narrative. By John HOWELL. *

LIVES OF THE REFORMERS.--MARTIN LUTHER, MELANCTHON, CRANMER, CALVIN, ALASCO, ZUINGLE, AND John Knox, 2 vols. *

HEALTH AND LONGEVITY. Rules for the Preservation of Health and the Attainment of Long Life, Illustrated by Concise Memoirs of Individuals in all ages remarkable for Longevity. 2 vols. *

THE NARRATIVE OF BRUCE'S TRAVELS IN ABYSSINIA, to discover the Source of the Nile. * With a LIFE OF THE AUTHOR, and some Supplementary Information. 4 vols.

HISTORY OF GREENLAND, the WHALE FISHERY, and of the Northern Voyages of Discovery. By Hugh MURRAY, F. R. S. E. 2 vols. *

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THE CHEVALIER D'ARVIEUX'S TRAVELS IN ARABIA THE DESERT, giving a very accurate and entertaining Account of the Religion, Customs, Diversions, &c. of the Bedouins, or Arabians, &c.

HISTORY OF THE SCOTTISH COVENANTERS. Illustrated by Fac-similes of the ORIGINAL COVENANT AND CONFESSION OF FAITH— Signatures of the Nobility, Gentry, Clergy, and others throughout Scotland, who adhered to the same, from documents in possession of the Editor. 3 vols. *

ACCOUNT OF THE BASTILE, and its most remarkable Prisoners. *

ACCOUNT OF IRELAND, Historical and Political, from the Revolution in the Year 1688 to the Present Time. 2 Vols. *

ANNALS, LITERARY AND POLITICAL, of the Lives of Dr Samuel Johnson, Lord Byron, Richard Brinsley Sheridan. 2 vols. *

TRAVELS IN SOUTH AMERICA, by Frederick BARON HUMBOLDT, in association with A. BONPLAND. Translated from the French. By DAVID BUCHANAN Esq. 5 vols. *

THE BIRMAN EMPIRE-AN ACCOUNT OF THE EMBASSY TO THE KINGDOM OF AVA, in the year 1795, by MICHAEL SYMES, Esq. Major in his Majesty's 76th Regiment. * NARRATIVE OF THE LATE MILITARY AND POLITICAL OPERATIONS in the Burmese Territory, from Original Communications, and other authentic Sources of Information. 2 vols.

A DETAILED AND AUTHENTIC HISTORY of the Battle of Waterloo, by a British Officer. *

A DESCRIPTION OF THE EAST, and some other Countries; Egypt, the Holy Land, Syria, Mesopotamia, Cyprus, and Candia; containing Observations on the Islands of the Archipelago, Asia Minor, Greece, and some other parts of Europe. By RICHARD POCOCKE, D. D. Bishop of Meath. * With Illustrative Notes. 4 vols.

AN ACCOUNT OF THE EARLIER PROTESTANT MISSIONARY SETTLEMENTS in various Parts of the World, particularly New-England, Southern Africa, and the East Indies, with Biographical Sketches of the Lives of the Missionaries. *

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