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as a lont-maker considered, 464, 5; re-
warks on the mode of supporting
dissenting ministers, 465; hard case
of the episcopal curate, 465, 6; pas. ,
tors of churches should dedicate their
talents and time exclusively to the
work for which they receive remune.
Bushmen, their treatment of their women,
495, 6; their mode of dancing, 496.
Calin, estimate of his characler by M. Si-
mond, 324, 5; some circumstances al-
tending his last illness, ib.
Camel, its importance in the East, 553.
Candour, Christian, true nature of, 143.
Capernaum, real site of, not yet ascer-
tained, 259, 60.
Carriage, elephant, of the Rajah of the My-
sore, description of it, 257.
Catarach, the second, of the Nile, description
Catholic, absurdity of the claim of the Ro-
mist church to the appellation of, exposed,
Cedars of Libanus described, 14; remarks
on, by various trarellers, 14, 15.
Chalıners on the pauperism of Glasgow,
Child's companion, or sunday scholar's
reward, 476, 478.
Cbirgney-sweeper's friend, &c. 588, et
Christianity, professional, by a medical
practitioner, 372, el seq. ; qulhor's at.
templs to account for the prevailing infi.
delity among medical men, 373; asserts
that analomical studies tend to produce,
on an unconverled man, a brutish insen-
sibility of mind, 374,5 ; crude notions
of the author exposed, ib. et seq.
Clarkson on the necessity of improving
the condition of the slaves in the Bri-
tish colonies, &c. 97, el seg.
Coke, (Dr.) the founder of the West
India and Siogbalese missions, 435;
his generous and ardent zeal for the
missionary cause, ib.
Conder's Star in the East, with other
poems, 563, et seq. y song of the angels
at Messiak's advent, 563, 4; indignant
strains, on account of the asserled inno-
cence of the Hindoos, 564; reference to
Persia, China, and Takeile, 565; opos-
trophe to the Star of Bethlehem, 566
part of the hundred and forty-fifth
psalm, 566, 7, the hundred and forty-
eighth psalm, 567, 8; thought on the
sea shore, 568; extracts from the poems
on spring and summer, 569, 70; extract
from a poem to the nightingale, 670.
Confinement, secret, in France, its hor.
rible nature, as at present practised,
Conversations on the bible, by a lady,
Correggio and Parmegiano, sketches of
the lives of, 216, el seq.; birth and
early life of Antonio d'Allegri, 218;
masters under whom he studied, 218,9;
curious circumstances attending the
loss of his picture of the Virgin and
infant Saviour, 219; description of
his marriage of St. Catharine, 220 ;
his engagement to paint the church of Si.
John, al Parma, ib.; his celebrated pic-
ture of the nativity, called the Nollé,
221 ; undertakes to paiut the cathe-
dral at Parma, ib. ; testimony of Ti.
tian to his superior talents as an artist,
222; peculiar style of Correggio, 222, 3;
his particular attention to the quality
of his colours, ib. ; criticism of Fuseli
on the style of Parmegiano, 223, 4;
name and family, &c. of Parmegiano,
Corunna, relreal of the British army to,
149; ballle os, 152.
Cóttů, (M.) on the administration of
criminal justice in England, &c. 385,
et seq. ; causes which tended to ren-
der the present work popular in Eng.
land and in France, 386, 7; great
advantages received by the author in
England, ib. ; defects of the work,
387; author's remarks on the earliest
slage of criminal proceedings in England,
387,8; deficiencies of this statement,
388; powers of the procureur de roi,
and the juge d'instruction, as contrasted
with those of the English magistrate,
389; vigour of age, the only qualifi-
cations requisite in these French ma-
gistrates, 390, 1; power of the man-
dat d'aménet, 391; state of the pri-
sons, 392; horrible nature of the
mise au secret, or secret confinement,
as at present inflicted in France, 393,
4; cruelty of the mode of conducting
the interrogatories, ib.; instance given
from M. Béranger's work, 394 ; the
interrogatory of the ancient regime
more mild than the present mode, ib.;
mode of examining witnesses, 395 ;
constitution and proceedings of the
chamber of council, ib. ; first hearing
of the prisoner, 396, 7; the procés
verbal, 397 ; oath of the jury, 398;
acte d'accusation, i. ; public examina-
tion of the prisoner by the president
of tlie court, 400; ewact, ib.; rer-
seignements, their mischievous ten-
dency, 401 ; aulhor's testimony of the
sophistical reasoning and extravagant
language of the French counsel, 402, 3;
his statement of the summing up by the
president, 403 ; mode of determining
the verdict, 404; question whether
*trial by jury exists in France, ib. ;
author's remarks on unanimity of decision,
as established in France in 1798, 405,
6; on particular points of a case, 406,
7 ; circumstances tending to exclude
compassion from the bosom of the
French juror, 407.
Colyam, Major Mackworth's visit to it,
253; religious riles of the Syrian churches,
Cowper, rural walks of, in a series of
views near Oloey, 171, 2.
Cowry tree, description and rise of, 158.
Cruise's journal of a ten months' resi-
dence in New Zealaud, 158. et seq. ;
object of the author's residence in
the island, 158; description and
use of the cowry tree, ib.; proba
ble cause of the massacre of the
crew of the Boyd, 159; Kroko's ac-
count of the massacre of a part of the
crew of Morion's ship, ib.; confidential
intercourse between the soldiers and the
natives, 159, 60; friendly disposition
of the natio generally, 160; their dis-
position to pilfer, when on shipboard,
161; the great power of the Tabboo era
perienced by the Prince Regent schooner,
ib.; excursion of the Rev. Mr. Mars-
den, up the Wydematta river, ib.;
state of the mission at New Zealand,
161, 2; admirable prudence and fidelity
of a native servant girl, 162.
Crystal, large pillars of, in a natural cave,
Culture, religious, in early life, important
advantage of, 170.
Druw's attempt to demonstrate from
· reason and revelation, the necessary
existence, essential perfections, &e.
of an eternal Being, 289, et seq.; re-
marks on the arguments that are
adduced to prove the being of a God,
289; impossibility of conceiving that
there is no God, ib.; the cause of all
things must be antecedent to all
things-eternal, 290; remark of Dr.
Clarke, ib. ; the self-existence of God,
as certain as his existence, 291; ex.
tract from Howe, 291, 2; argument
for the perfection of God, ib. : infidel
objection to the wisdom and goodness
of God, examined and exposed, 292,
3; cause for which the anthor wrote
the present essay, 294; the success-
ful candidates, their premiums, &c.
ib. ; character of their essays, 294,
5; general estimate of the present
work, &c. ib. ; subjects of the first
two arguments of the first part of the
work, ib. ; objection to the mode of
argument, that the divine existence
can be demonstrated from the exist-
ence of space, 296; author's remarks
on the import of the term space, ib.;
Dr. Clarke's definition of space, ib.;
the author's first position, that a ma-
terial world exists, ib. ; that in which
il exists, viz. space, is either an entity,
or a nonentity, 297 ; subjects of the
author's subsequent sections, ib.;
simple stateinent of the author's argu-
ment, and its consequence, 297, 8;
further remarks upon the term space,
298; Dr. Clarke on space and dura.
tion, ib. ; the author's argument, that
* an infinite perfection cannot exist
without an infinite substance, exami-
ned, 299; bis argument, as founded
on the nature of duration, 299, 300;
examination of his position, that if an
Eternal Being be possible, he must
really exist, 300, 1; kis application of
his argument, 301; objectionable na-
ture of his reasoning in proof that
only one necessarily existent being or
Essence can be possible, 309; extract,
ib.; remark of Dr. Clarke on the di-
versity of persons in the Trioity, ib.;
the unity of God considered, 304;
heads of the remaining parts of the
present work, 305; the assertion that
what is infinite may be constituted by
an accumulation of finites, examined,
Drummond's first steps to botany, 379,
et seq. ; plan of the work, ib. ; viru
of the boltom of the ocean, 379; lines of
Daventry, academy at, Mr. Robert
Hall's remarks on it, 135.
Deity, omnipresence of the, 225, 6.
Desert, in Egypt, description of it, 552.
Dick's Christian pbilosopher, 432, et
seg. ; subjects treated of, 433; the
essential attributes of God, and their il-
lustrations derived from the malerial
world, too often neglected by some reli-
gious instructers, 434.
Dispensations, Jewish and Christian, re-
marks'or their agreements and differences
Divinity of the religion of Christ, ne-
cessarily connected with the integrity
of its written records, 328, 9.
the same subject, by an American poet, ile, and ancient Hebrew Christians, cons
founded by the Editors of the new version,
Dwight, beauties of, 92, et seq. ; on the 332; Ebionites first mentioned by Le-
divine benevolence, 934. ,
neus, ib., consisted of two sects, ib.;
extracts from Epiphanius and Jerome,
Ebioniles first mentioned by Irenæus, 342. respecling the Hebrew gospel, 332, 3;
Ebsambal, lemple of, 4.
their testimonies either mistaken or
Elm, history of tbe, 177; probably not misrepresented by the Editors of the
indigenous to England, ib.
new version, 333; the Editors' state-
Elpha, the last habitable place on the ment of the case of Marcion, 334;
Nile to whicb Nubian boats ascend, 3. case of Marcion examined by the present
Eredy, Saint, cell of, 8, 9.
writer, 334, 5; remarks on the Editors'
reference to the copies of Cerinthus and
Ferdinand VII., king of Spain, memoirs Carpocrates, 336, et seq. ; contradiclory
of, translated froin the Spanish, by asserlions of a Calm Inquirer exposed,
M. J. Quin, 355, et seg.; beneficial 339; remarks on the Editors' various
effects of Christianity on political in- renderings of Luke ü. 2., 339, 40.
stitutions, 356 ; the progress of free- Grolius, his escape from prison, by the con-
dom interrupted by the consequences trivance of his wife, 41.
of the French revolution, 356, 7;
probable causes of the imbecility of Fero Hajji Baba, of Ispahan, adventures of,
dinand, 357; his peculiar situation in by Morier, 341, et seq. ; character of
his father's court, 358; political cor- Hajji, ib. ; the present work a correct
ruption and degradation of the kingdom exposure of the state of society in
at that period, 358, 9; causes from Persia, 342; the Persians, the French-
which great revolutions generally ori- men of Asia, ib. ; the modern Persians
ginate, 359; general results of those exhibil strong marks of their ancient
respective causes, ib. ; French troops origin, ib.; prefatory remarks of the
received in Spain as friends, 360, 1; author, 342, 3; design of the present
.bad polioy of Bona parte, 361 ; abdi- work, 343; Hajji's introduction to the
cation of King Charles, 362 ; letters of king's physician, ib. ; account of his
the queen expressive of her hatred of her
interview with the Prank doctor, 346,
son, 362, 3; death of Charles, 363 ; et seq. ; description of the interior of
trae character of Ferdinand, ib.; his the physician's harem, 348, 9; contest
amusements, 364 ; proofs of his uller between the Mollahs and a Frank dervish,
heartlessness, ib.; kis mode of godern- 349, et seq. ; Hajji's inquiries respecting
ment in accordance with the views of the the counlry of Frangistan, Boonapoorl,
Holy Alliance, 366.
and the Coompani, or old woman said lo
Freeman, the Rey. Langton, his reinark- govern India, 352, et seq.
able orders respecting the disposal of Hall's, Robert, address on the state of
his dead body, 128.
slavery in the West India islands, 280,
Fruit of the Dead Sea, 31.
et seq. ; West India slavery the most de-
grading species of slavery, 281; colonial
Geneda, description of the city of, 316, et legislatures adverse to the religious instruc-
seq.; morals of, 318.
tions of the slaves, 281, 2; remarks on
Glasgow, pauperism of, see Chalmers, the lale exlraordinary conduct of the local
Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Luke,
figurative language in prayer, 269,70.
Hodgson on the comparatire expense of
free and slave labour, 97, ei seg..
Holdenby house, the residence of Charles
I. after the battle of Naceby-field, ib.;
his abduction by Corvet Joyce, 132,
436; declining state of the Roman
Catholic missions, their home mission
in Englande excepted, ib. ; noble ex-
ample of the papists in instituting
missions, ib. ; important national
advantages secured by the exertions
of British missionaries, 437; Dr.
Coke sails for Ceylon, ib.; dies on
the passage, ib.; bis just claims to
high rank among the advocates and
promoters of Christian missions, ib. ;
estimate of his character, 438 ; the
author lands at Ceylon, ib. ; returns
to England in ill health, ib. ; pro-
gress of the Ceylon mission, ib.; num-
ber of scbolars, ib.; excessive stupi-
dity of the adult natives, ib.; com-
paratively inoffensive nature of Bud-
huism, 438, 9; its probable corrup-
tion from a purer faith, ib. ; a Bud-
huist's relation of the last incarnation of
Budhu, 439, 40; real import of the tra-
dition, 440; true meaning of Hindoo
absorption, ib. ; probable progress
and corruption of Budhuism, 441;
Budhuist wiharees or temples, ib. ; image
of Budhu, ib. ; the tooth of Budhu con-
sidered as the palladium of the kingdom,
ib. ; care bestowed on its preservation,
ib. ; taken from the insurgents by the
British, ib. ; the Creator not worship-
ped under any form of polytheism,
443; extract from the sermon of a con-
verted priest, 443, et seq.; Budhuism of
the common people, 445, 6.
Henderson's, Dr. appeal to the mem-
bers of the British and Foreign Bible
Society, &c, see Professor Lee's re-
Henniker's, sir Frederick, notes during
a visit to Egypt, Nubia, the Oasis,
Mount Sinai, and Jerusalem, 1, et
seg. ; list of European travellers to
Nubia, &c. and extent of their pro-
gress, ib.; author's style, &c. 2;
penetrates into the temple of Ebsam-
bal, again blocked up with sand, 4;
various temples visited by the author,
ib.; island of Philoe, 5; Nubian
monuments, 8: cell of St. Eredy, 8,9;
three pillars of crystal, 9; remarks on
the three descriptions of monuments
found in Egypt, 11.
Hinton's new guide to prayer, 265, et
seg. ; important feature of the present
work, 265; specimen of the reflections
and prayers, 266, 7, 8; defect of the
work, 268, 9; true nature of social
prayer, 269; remarks on some oh-
jectionable modes of expression and on
Holy Alliance, thought on the continent to
be savourable to the Pope and the Jesu-
Hor, Mount, and tomb of Aaron, 99,
Hudl's, Sir Aubrey de Vere, duke of
Mercia, &c. 163, el seg. ; remarks
on the author's subject, 164; ode to
April, 167, 8; the family picture, 169;
Jerusalem, from a drawing, ib.
India, Southern, Egypt and Palestine,
diary of a tour through, by a field offi-
cer of cavalry, in the years 1821 aud
1822, 247, et seq. ; pious intention of
the author, 247; quits Bangalore for
Madras, ib. ; description of a singu.
larly romantic village, ib.; and es.
tracl; route to Arcot and Madras de-
scribed, 248; visit to Tranquebar,
ib. ; Tamul bible association at Jaffna,
composed wholly of natives ; present
rajah of Tanjore educated by Swartz,
ib.; his attachment to the mission,
ib. ; grave stone to the memory of Swariz,
245; dexterity of the thieves of Serringa-
fallah, 249 ; interview with Rhenius
and Schmidt at Palamcottab, 250;
slale of the schools in the Tinerelly
country, 250, 1; a Roman Catholic
congregation joins the Protestant com.
munion, ib. ; prosperous state of the
central Tamul school at Nagracoil,
in Travancore, 251, 2, and extract;
country and town of Travancore de
scribed, 252; friendly disposition of
Dr. Prendergast, the Pope's vicar,
towards scbools for the poor, ib. ;
thor's visit lo Coyam, 253 ; religious
rites of the Syrian church at Colyam, ib.;
greal veneralion of the Syrian churches
for the name of Buchanan, ib. ; unaf-
sected humility and kindness of the
Metropolitan, 254 ; author's estimate
of the Syrian Christians, 255; Nil
gherree mountains described, 255, 6;
dress, manners, &c. of the natives, ib.;
produce of the country, 256, 7; elephant
carriage of the rajah of the Mysore, 257; -;
the author's interview with
Dubois, 258 ; independent rajah of
Coorga, ib. ; author's journey.,,to
Egypt, ib. ; his pilgrimage to the holy
city, ibe; absurdity of the legends of
the monks, respecting the localities mind during her last illness, 179, 3.
connected with the history of the holy Jerusalem, lines on, from a drawing,
city, 259; remarks on the supposed
ruins of Capernauin, 259, 60; uni- Jet, fossil wood passing into, 46, 7.
versal desire among the Syrians to be Johnson's, Dr., private correspondence
under the protection of a European of William Cowper, Esq. 193, et seg.;
Christian power, 460 ; lady Hester the present letters submitted to Hay.
Stanhope, ib.; yame of the author of
ley, and rejected by him, ib. ; remarks
the present work, ib.
of the author on the molive and the ill
Irby and Mangles' travels in Nubia, eject of the rejection, 194; attempt to
Syria, and Asia Minor, during the conceal Cowper's malady, ivjudicious
years 1817 and 1818, 1, et seq. ; and injurious, ib. et seq. ;
ascent up the Nile to Elpha, ib.; Cowper, on the case of Simon Brocone,
description of the second cataracl, ib. ; as supposed analogous to his own, 198 ;
various temples visited by the authors, other lellers, exhibiting the gloomy state
4; some formerly used for Christian
of his mind, 199, et seq. ; bis sufferings
churches, ib.; interior of the sanctuary occasioned by his dreams, 202 ; his de
of the temple at Armada, ib.; stale of fence of his conduct from the charge of
agriculture in Nubia, &c. 5; characler, inconsistency, 203; remarks on his
&c. of the Nubians, 6; dress of the
not attending public worship, 204,
women, ib.; granite quarries at As- and extract ; on his spending his time
sogan, 9; mode by which the uncients
in translating Homer, 205 ; his own
detached large masses of granile, 9, 10; reasons for underlaking the translation
temple at Arabat Malfooner, 10, 11; 205, 6; extracts from letlers alluding
remarks on the three descriptions of to the some subject, and the varying stale
monuments found in Egypt, 11; ab- of his mind, 206, et seq. ; remarks on
original Egyptians incapable of cut- the charge of impropriety in reference to
ting and polishing large blocks of his domesticalion with Mrs. Unwin, 209,
stone, having no iron tools, ib.; no et seq. ; the author's apology for publish-
visible remains of gates or walls at ing the desponding letters, 213; leller
Thebes, 12; lunar syslem discovered in from an owl to a bird of paradise, 215,
the temple of Isis, al Tentyra, ib.; cause 16.
of the superior interest excited by Egyp- Jones's Greek and English Lexicon, 114,
tian anliquities, 13; the authors quit et seq. ; extent and general desigo of
Cairo for Syria, ib.; visit Eden und the work, 115, 16; author's remarks on
the Cedars, 14; remarks on the Ce- the origin of the Greek language and the
dars, by Volney, Maundrell, and ely mology of Greek reords, 116, 17;
Pococke, &c. 14, 15; description of, objection to the author's etymology,
by Burckhardt, 17; by Dr. Richardson, 117, &c. ; real utility of the work,
16, 17; beauty of the banks of the Orona 121; extract, illustrative of the author's
tes, 18; girls of Georgia exposed to method, 121, 2 ; objections to certain
sale, 19; ruins and lombs of Palmyra, renderings of the author, 123, 4.
19, 20; tombs of Om Keis, 20, 21; Joyce, cornet, circumstances attending
the supposed site of Gadara, or Ga- his abduction of King Charles I. from
mala, ib, note; walers of the Deal Sea, Holdenby house, 132, el seq.
biller and buoyant, 23; authors' route Jury, trial by, in France, how managed,
to Petra, round the Dead Sea, de-
scribed, ib. &c.; Necropolis of Petra,
26; lomb, interior of, ib. ; approach to Kambanni, mountains, the natural line
Petra, 27; valley, 8c. of Petra, de of separation between the Hottentot
scribed, 27, &c.; Mount Hor, and the and Kaffer races, 501.
tomb of Aaron, 29; fruit of the Dead Kolli, Baron de, memoirs of, 78, &c.
Kroko, a New Zealander, his account of
the massacre of a part of the crew of
Jamaica,recent conduct of the local authorities Morion's ship, 159.
in, Robert Hall's remarks on, 283, 4.
Jerram's tribute of parental affection to Lausanne, the spirit of persecution now
the memory of a beloved daughter, raging there, 473.
169, et seq. ; great advantages of early Learning, classical, decline of, in this
religious culture, 170; on confirmation, country, with the causes of it, 230.
170, 1; exercise of his daughter's Lee's, Professor, remarks on Dr. Hen-