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Luke, St. state of the academy of 163

. , on the practice of the parish of 12

Lunatic asylum in London, plana of a 162,

560

»..-.. in Norfolk .. 693

Lungs, specific for disorders of the 164

Lupine seeds a substitute for coffee 562

Lusitania, derivation of the name 130

Lycurgus, on the laws of . . 126

Lylulph's Tower, described ... S15

Lyster, John, account of ... 496

Macrae, Alexander, longevity of 300

Macphenset), Col. account of .. 196
Mad dog, remedy for the bite of* 528

Magnetism, question concerning 320

*.....-., answered .... 533

Maize, syrup extracted from .. 558

Malay words, a vocabulary of .- 113

Malt duties, deficiencies in the 594

Manby's, Captain, invention, particulars

qf 15,201

Manchester, marriages, ice. at . . 83

Mankind, Oh the migration of .a 18

Mansel, Mr. account of .. 98

Mansfield, Lord, on a paradox of 524

Manufactures, statement of 197, 304, 397
Manuscripts in the imperial library at

Paris .... 505

«... , on the Clermont, &c. 407

Maps, improved method of engraving. 451
Marble, method of cementing .. 163

...... quarries in Scotland .. 2V9

Mark, Rev. &. account of .» 388

Market Deeping, population of 588

Martinique, population of _. 58

.-......, a wonueiful tree ia 164

Mary, queen of Scots, letter of .. 606

Maryland, a recent excursion i* 23, 127

Masbiter, E. an extraordinary character 383
Maskelyne, Ds-memoirs of .. -181

Maslin bread, composition of .. 5{5

Massena, retreat of •■■• 373

Maxwell, James, account of .. 78

Medal, discovery of an antient 586

Medical Society, proceedings of the 47

Melissa, story o> .. .. 321

Melon, on the culture of the .. 601

Mxsaoias or Xmimf.nt reasons.

.... ....Duke of Queensbury 31

.......-Dukeof Grafton .. 238

John Fransh^ra .. 342

........ Paul Sandby .... 437

......... Richard Cumberland .. 540

Merino society instituted .. 279

..... sheep, sale of .... 491

Meteors, remarkable 58, 59,162, 361, 410
Meteoric stones, accounts of 59, 162, 229,

367, 560
Meteorologies! observations 25, 26, 410

«.... reports 103,800,308,400,

504, 604
Metropolis, on the increase of .. 1

.— , plan for cleansing the 310

Military flogging, on- . 422

Mill, Lady, account of .. 591

Mills, John, character of ., 91

.u>ktju Y Mas. No. SU».

»AOX.

Milton, Mr. extraordinary expedition of 76
....... on a passageof ., 443

Mineralogicai science applied to archi-
tecture .. .,».. 401
Ming, meaning of the word .. 422
Moel Famnea, North Wales, monument

on ..... 39*

Moises, Rev. Mr monument to the 8|

Monuments, on defacing .. V>1

Moon, phenomena of the 130,223,224,
313, 423, 528
Morgan, Rev. N. account of .. 394

Mortality) annual report of .. 7<t

Motion, on the production of perpetual 533
Museum, the pantheon converted into a 5S

- terracottas in the B-itish 65

, on the Townley statues in the 119

< ac-ount of the Apoliunian 4ii(>

Music, defence of modern .. 133

. ,--, medical effects of ..

Musical publications, review of 6.5,164, 263,
363, 467, 564

bills, inventor of .. 533

Mycock, Mr. account of .. 189

National del.t, state of the .. 564

National Institute, proceedings of tht 354
Nation*, on the origin of .. itf

Naturalist's reports 101, 199, 308, 398,

501, 603
Naval asylum, account of .. 180

Navigation, on canal .... 10*

Naylor, James, account of .. 44

Nelson, monument to the memory of

Lord 462,477

...., anecdote of .... 515

Newark, population »f .. 587

Newcastle, marriages, &c. at .. 81

......... charity school at .. 2HS

Newhaven, improvement of the piers at 493-
New Holland, harbour discovered at 469

Newmarket, singular occurrence at 490

Newspaper reports, observations on 41S

criticism, remarks on 509

New Testament, on the originals of the 407

erors in the stereotyped 527

Nicolay, Captain, account of .. 499
Norfolk, lunatic asylum in .. 593

North, John,' remarkable account of 485
Northampton, charity school at 339

Northumbeiland, a Flora of .. 56

Norway, horse.flesh eaten in .. 59

....... literary societies in .. 360

Norwich, schools erected at 390,491

...... population of ... 593

Nottingham, table of the weather at 41 u>

Sunday school, union at 48(»

Novelist, epitaph on a .... . S.52

Nurses, cautions to .... 360

Octave, on extending the sound3 of the 531
Offences, on capital punishment of slight 4'15
Oil, improvement of olive .. 162

-. extracted from the thorn .. 163

.. extracted from urachis hypogaea 360

Opinions on the uniformity of religious 4
Ordnance, improvement of naval 164

Oriental poppy, remarkable property of 553
4U "" Oufle,
Oiifle, Mr. enquiry concerning 286

fouse, new bridge over tne river 191

Oven stc*ve, improvement of the 61

foxtord, subjects of prizes It .. 56

. , improvements at .. 191

Oxygen, on plants generatiag .. 320
pagoda, description of a • 60

Paisley, accident at .. .. 96

Pall Mall, intended improvements in 475
Palsv, remarkable case of .. 468

Pantheon converted into a museum 55, 460
paper currency, account of the .. 198

Paris, state of the aits at <.. 159

J...., directions of the police at 359

» ,.. , manuscripts in the impel ial library

at 505

...., whimsical fashion at .. 561

Parker, William, account of -. 281

P^rkgate, improvements at .. 288

parliamentary representation, on 520

v.". . ."....- proceedings 171, 473, 56."!

Parr, Dr. B. account of 94

Parsons, Mrs. account of .. ?82

Patents, account of new GO, 151, 253, S64,

451, 556
Patterdale, description of .. 321

Patton, Admiral, facts relating to 312, 515
Pavement, account of a Roman 42

Paul's, St. robbery of . 76

, shameful practice of exhibiting 428

frrnal laws, report on the .. 477

Pen, an improved .. .. 152

Pendulums, on the attrlclion of 533

[Vrn!yn agricultural society, proceedings

"of 298

Penn, William, trial of .. 141

..r..,onthe character of .. £30

Penrith, description of 22

"Pentheny, Aug. remarkable character of 301
Pcrcival's,' Mr. letter to the Prince 278

Peter the Great, anecdote of ., 447

Prtioleum a remedy lor tape warm 533

Pettifoggers, society for protection against 409
Piieno;r.ena, remarkahle 58,59, 162, 294,
361, 410, 462, 535, 563, 587

J ..'of the moon" .. 423

; time, curious .. 433

Physicians', anecdote of ancient 250

Piano-forte, on an improved .. 28

, onMk invention of the 530

I ., plaa of improving .. 5jl

Picts,,derivation of the name .. 235

Picturesque tour, sketch of a' .. 340

Pilchard fishery, failure of the 196

Pimpernel, remarks on the scarlet 53S

Pins, new method of heading .. 254
Przarro, on the play of . . 509

Place-Fell, Cumberland, description of 214
Planets, on the theory of the 355, 423

Plants, query coucerning .. S20

. , on the effluvia of .' '515

- ..., luminous quality of .. 533

Plymouth, improvement, of the port 394,599

, danger in the harboar of 498

PttTB v, OmoisAi.

. The Saints, a Parody 44

*. Tkoughts on Life ,,' 45

Poetry, To Mary 77 7T 4S

The Hypochondriac 14»

On the return of Spring 150

Song ». .. ib.

Verses written at midnight !-1

Stan 2 as ,. .. "ib.

To an Exotic .... ib.

Ode to Peace .... 255

Grueme of Balgowan 353

An humble Petition for a Lock

of Hair .. .. f 353

On Mary Van Eutchell ii-

To the Memory of the Coun-
tess Dowager of Cavan ib.

Boconnoc, by Mr. Polwhele 44*

To Professor Davy .. 449

To the Author's Son .. ib.

On the Character of Lord Wel-
lington .. .. ib.

,f 1 To R. Carmichael .. 450

Lines written in Prison JV.

The Fly, a Sonnet .. ib,

Sonnet to C. Loffc .. bb%

Westminster Abbey, by Mils

Mitforct .... ib.

Sun-Set, by the same ib.

Poison, remarkable cases of 83, 138, 491
Ponds, on breeding leeches in ,. 534

Pentefract, new court-house at *

Poolas, a new hemp, its use .. 5ii3

Poole, Mrs. melancholy fate of 91

Poor laws, observations on the II

...., on binding out the children of the It
...., on bettering the condition of the 126,

416

on the education of the .. 217

Poppy, on the narcotic properties of the 360
■..., electrical appearance of the 538

Port-folio of a man of lettera 41, 155, £49,
351,416, 551
Portugal, state of affairs in 72, 303, 375,

470, 562

, subscription for the distressed

inhabitants of .. .. 4*6

, derivation of the name 130

Pottery, improvement! in •• 451

Poultice for scalds .. • • "232

Poultry, on the diseases of .. 522

Pratt's poem of the Lower World, on the 2*
Precocity of intellect, remarkable 164

Press, observations on the liberty of

the 5*1

...., old plan for regulating the 547

Pretyman, Mr. account of '.. 91

Pride, effects of .. .. 271

Probabilities, on the doctrine af 206, 333,

418, 4£0
Promontory, on the word ,i 328

Pronunciation, on "errors of .. 23?

Providence mill, accident at .. 185

,011 the goodness of 210

Provincial occurrences 81,184, 286, 3e>l,

. 482, 5B4

Prussia, political state of .. 67

, population of .... 361

Public affair-, sUts of 67, 168,274, 373,

1 »6», 578

Public

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TACI.
Public currency and eredit, on 321

•publications, lists of new 53, 153, 238,
362, 4A3, 554
Pulteney, Sir J. accoent of .. 480

Pumps, apparatus for working 151

Punishments, on capital ,. 415

Pyrometer, on the .. .. 354

Quaker, anecdote of a .... 4?

...... government, defect! ef . SS9

.'....., defence ef the .. 5)3

...... system, account of .. 525

Qiieenibury, duke of, memoirs of the 31
Queries, literacy ., .. S36

Qaevedo, cuiious questions of .. 44?
Quicks User, discovery of a rein of 559

Raikes, K. account of .... 3B8

Rain, table of the fall of .. 162

Reaping hooks, improvement in 161

Records, ptoceedinga of the commis-
sioner, of .. .. 458

Reculver chinch, alteration* in 505

Rdkie, John, account of .. 96,300

Reel, description of a new ., 460

Reform, plans of temperate .. 520

Regency proceedings, on the 67, 171

Registers, improved-mode of keeping 459
Religious opinions, on uniformity of 4

liberty, axioms in favour of 135

Ralph. John, character of .. 243

Review of the volunteers .. 580

Richards, J. account of .... 77

Rickman, J. account of .. .. 97

", , Mrs. account of ,. 480

$Uley, Joan, account of .. 532

Roberts, Mrs. account of .. 396

Roberta, D. account pf .... 592

Robbers, in Germany, account of 561, 562
Robinson, John, account of .,' 487

Roman bj/.h, discoveiy of ., 292

Romapa, Marquis, account of ., 303
Rome, agricultural society at .. 163

...., public works at .... lb.

Romilly's, Sir Samuel, bill, on 473, 477
Rumney, account of the Earl of 379

Ropes, on clearing .. ., 451

Roscius, on the young .... 509

Royal Institution, proceedings of the 156,

265, 455
..... Society of London, proceedings of

the .... .... 255

Rudson, Susan, remarkablc.story of 5U3

Russel, W. account of .... 387

Russia, state ef .. .. 67

Rutherford, Dr. account of .. 300

Sabbatical pastime .. .. 351

S'int, Mr. on the elements of infinites 314

reply to 43+

Saintly synonyms .. ■• 3 '•

a Sandby, Paul, memoirs of .. 437

Sanquhar and Dumfries rail-road con-.-

pletcd .... .... 600

Si aids, poultice for ,. .. 132

Schools, on public .... 351

, charity, instituted iSS, 194,298,

3**i 383> iW> 3»9»J9°. 39*' 396. 4?3.

.. 4«a>>49'. 59»

tycoich, character of the ,. 155

TAtl.

Scotland, livings in the chui.-h of c6

...... 1 derivation of the word 214

Scott, H. singular account of ,, it

Scjipturc9, on the originals of the 4c 7

Sea, on t.he luminousnessof the :;6

Seamen, on pressing .... 517

Sepulchre, intended rcyal .. 49;

Sermon, pn extraordinary .. 246,348
Seville, riches of the cathedral of 217

Shakespearf, critical remarks on 112, 110,
322j 410,42a.

.'...,, on a pretended portrait of, 66

Sharpe, Mr. on common law right 33

Snipping, improvements in .. 5'. 1

Ships, inyention for the relief of aoi

Shoes, new method of making 61, 365

Shropshire agricultural society ,, 86

, dreadful storms in .. cay

Siberia, French reformers sent to 50

Sidey Effendi, funeral of .. ;;8

Sight, rules for the preservation of tho. 333
Silesia, fragment pf a tour in .. 116

Silk-worms, food for . .?f

Silver, on the scarcity of ..' 3J0

Slavery, on the abolition of .. 316

Slugs, method of destroying .. \^i

Small pox, on inoculation of the 55s

Stnithfield club's prizes .... 236

Smith's, Dr. annual prizes ... lost

Smith, T.W. account of .. 493

Smoke, new grate for preventing to

Smythe, T. account of .. 190

Societies, proceedings of learned 47, 156,

*55> 354)4X5
Society, plan of a new .... 409

Solon, on the laws of .... 126

Southwark bridge, report on (he 476

Spain, affairs of 72, 169, 174, 373, 469, 561
...., a tour in the south of 29, 13S, 215,

335.418, 537
...... derivation of the word .. 2311

...., positions of ihe armies in 469

Spectacles, rules c.vj£erning ., 233

Spiders, account of a work on .. 358

Springs, wonderful .. .. . 44

Stamford, improvement ac .... 8<

, population of .... 5*6

Statues, remarks on the Townley J19

.... .., substance for making •• £5^

Statues, repeal of bad .... 31a

Steam, vessels na-vigated by .. 105

engine, an improved- ., 15s

Stereotypr piinting, errors in .. $27

Stevenson, AJ. remarkable account uf 300
Stigand, character of Archbishop q-t

Storks, prices of .. .. 104

Stone, substance for artificial. .. 25-j

Stones, en the selection of .. 4c 1

..... accounts of meteoric 59, 162,129,

367, 560
Storms, remarkable 60, 82, 193, 395, 5X9,

, . . , 59°. 59'

stramonium, on the Usm of .. 300

'.., on a pamphlet concerning 516

, efficacy of .. 527

Stuarts, fatality of the .... 349

Suffolk, dfritiencier of malt duties in <g£

4 V' » Sugar.

FACI.

Sugar, substitutes for "....' 14

Sumatra, words spoken !n .. 115

•Summers, Mr». account of .. 187

Sunn hnnp, account of .'■.. 5*13

811ns, account of nock ... ,. 44

Sussex, vein of coal found in .. 92

»..., improvements in .... 392

Synonyms, on saintly ... .. 352
Superstition, instances of .. 42,43

Sutherland, W. account of .. 300
Swansea, charities at .... 29s, 509

Sweden, state of .. .. £7

*•••«., arrival of the king of ,. 76

Sydney, Algernon, proposed life of 319

Syrup from rnaiie .. .. 358

Tablet of Cebes, analyses of the 10

Tape-worm, remedy for the .« 533

Tar, method of clearing ,, 451

Tate, William, account of ,.' 81

Tavistock canal, iron boat on .. 497

Taxes for 1809-10 .. .. 378
Taylor, John, the water poet, account of 43

, James, prize awarded to - 187

.., on the elements of the

arithmetic of infinites, by .. 314

'. defence of .. 434

£. F. account of .. 387

Tea, imitation of the Chinese 358

Telegraphic light-house, plan of a 557

Terra Cottas in the British Museum 65.

Testimony, on theological .. 533
Thames and Medway canal, extension of 596

Theatre, proposals for a new .. 279

• ....., restoration of Drury Lane 476

Theatrical criticism, on .. 507

Thorn, Mr. on war .. .. 123

Thorn, oil extracted from the ., lbj

Thread, on spinning .... 358

Threshing mathine, a new ,. 207

Time, curious phenomena of .. 433

Tithe cause, remarkable .... 185

Toland, anecdote of .. .. 151
Toleration, on religious .. 229,473

Tooke, J. H. account of a portrait of 567

Tooth-ache, remedy for the .. 517

Townley statues, remarks on the 119

Tornadoes, remarkable 60,82, 587, 5S9, 590,

Tourists, hints to .. .. 340

Tracts, accounts of scarce 38,141,246,348,

44V 547
Trees, on grafting .... 255

Tremcnheer, Mrs. account of .. 05

Treiham'i, Mr. vases, sale of 460

Triangle, new property of a plane 256

Tribe, William, account of .. 98

Trimmer, Mrs. memoir of .. 183

Trinity College, Cambridge, alterations is 270
Turkey wheat, sugar from .. 15

Turnips used as bread .... 56

• , on cattle eating .. 291

....... mode of destroying si ugi which

infest .... ... 382

Turnpike tolls .. ,. 475

•fyfhus/ever successfully treated 369

»a««;

Typography, improvements of 31S

I'lis water, description of SI4, 32H

Uniformity of religious worship

, on repealing the act of* 404

Union, society for church .. 167

Unmerapoora in the East, 6re at 563

Urn, discovery of a remarkable 498

Vaccination, statements of the utility of 16S,

46*

, observations on .. 5:1

at Ceylon, success of 563

Vaccine Institution, report of the na-
tional .... •••• 56a>
Vardill, Dr. account of .. 481
Vases, a new work on .... 458
...., account of the Tresham 460
Vauxhall bridge, first stone laid 476
Vegetables, on the physiology of 601
Vegetation, its effects on the air 314

, theory of .... S55

Vellore, deacription of .. 49

Vesuvius, eruption of mount ,, 163

Vessels navigated by steam .. 105

Vicinage, on associating with the 38

Vine, on the culture of the grape I j, 16

Vinegar, useful test for .. 233

Viner, William, account of ., 489

Violin, on the inventor of the 52S

Vocabulary of Malay words ... 115

of remarkable words 55a.

Volunteers, review of the • « 5S0

Walcheren fever, on the .. 459

Walcmysley, Robert, extract from a
MS. of .. .. 500

Wales, state of the eolony of New South 58
Wales's treatise on the longitude, error
in the .... .... 417

Wall, Mr. account of .... 493

Walters, Rev. C. account of .. 494

Wanderer, letters of a 10, 213, 311

War, on the causes of the .. 13

...., folly and inutility of .. 1:3

• •••, on petitioning against .. 155

...., on preventing .... 5:6

Warburton, observations on a saying of 414
Wat<t colour drawings, on the lights in 329
Watson, Anthony, account of .. 83

, Jacob, account of ,. 11

Weather, repoits 00 the »5, 27,410

, rules for judging the 57

at Nottingham, statement or

the .... .... 410

West India islands, population of 58

, hurricane in the 60

state of .. 74

Westminster Abbey, disreputable prac-
tice at .... .... 4 -. t

Weymouth, stitue of the king at * -a.97.

Wheat, sugar extracted from Turkey 1$

substitute for the (lour .. 5*

Whimper, Mr. account of ..' 91

Whist, en the game of • ..:* *■•'-* 1$
Whitehead's poems, extract from * 5 r

Wight, etymology of the isle of »jg

Williams, Andrew, account «t 494

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