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destruction of barbarous nations, that civilised ones may lupply their place, as we praise the hand that roots up weeds in order to sow grain : but when this order is reversed, there is occasion for poignant regret ; and we are dubious which to prefer, the good sense of our ancestors, or our own senfi. Bility.

The debates on the constitution of the Scottish burghs prefented a singular scene.-Great numbers of the most respectable people in that country signed petitions for redress; yet the minister, the former friend of a parliamentary reform, did not Support their claims; and the secretary, with his coadjutor, treated them with contempt. .

Let it not be supposed from this, and our remarks on some other transactions of this session of parliament, that we mean to contribute in the smallest degree to the murmurs of dislatif faction. If any man imagine himself a better friend to the public tranquillity, he errs. But that there are discontents it would be ridiculous to deny; and, in our opinion, sinall concessions and conciliations are absolutely necessary to the national peace.

That obstinacy which excites opposition, that contempt which kindles rage, are dangerous weapons to weild at this enlightened period. In former ages it might be a prudent maxim to yield nothing, that nothing might be expected; but maxims must vary with times. If our parties be kept at such extreme distance, that the one seems to shelter itself under despotic power, and the other to Ay to republicanism, the collision, if they encountered, must be dreadful. It is surely the duty of every friend to his country, to recommend some conceffions on the part of power; temper and content to the other fide; moderation to all. The Spartan king, who diminished his own power in order to render it more lasting, may be recommended as a model to rulers, who ought to treat those who offer reasonable requests as their friends and brothers, and not to excite accumulated vengeance by a stern refusal of the smallest conceffion, far less to obtrude upon the public patience by such unwise obduracy at a critical period.

In regard to the two other kingdoms of this empire, Ireland acquired so many advantages lately by a patriotic parliament, that the has every reason to be contented and happy : but Scotland, as we are concerned to observe from some period. ical publications of that country, and to learn from intel. ligent natives ,complains much of old fetters on her commerce and improvement, not yet removed, and of the marked neglect Thewn to her interests. The despotism of last century, and Iwo rebellions of a part of her people in this, rendered Scots



land so tame, that she has long regarded any opposition to the minister, as an act of sedition carefully to be avoided, left the memory of her rebels should recur. Now becoming more industrious and enlightened, she begins to know her real interests, and to apprize all the blessings of freedom.

The parliament of Ireland has extended liberal indulgences to the Roman catholics of that kingdoin, by establishing the legality of intermarriage between them and the protestants, by admitting them to the profession of the law, and the benefit of education, and by removing all restrictions upon their industry in trade and manufacture. A reciprocal preference in the corn trade with Britain has been established. Further progress has been made in checking the immoderate use of spirituous liquors; and fome wise institutions have been ordained for the regulation of charitable foundations.

Muy 1, 1792.

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Anecdotes of W. Pitt, earl of Chat-

- 383, 551
A BELARD to Eloisa, a poem, 469 Annales de chymie, vol. VI. and VII.
A Abstract of the evidence on the

part of the petitioners for the aboli-

Answer to the second part of the
tion of the laye-trade,

rights of man,

Account of a new system of education,

Appeal to the humanity and equity ot

the nation,
of the parish of Fairford in

Archery, an essay on,


Aristarchus, or the principles of com-
of the commencement and

progress of the insurrection of the

Arithmetical preceptor, the, 116
Negroes in St. Domingo, 239

Arius flain, and Socinus mortally
- (Itatistical) of Scotland, 452


of the fate of affairs in Ire-

Assembly's catechism abridged, ibid.
land, in 1783, 1784, and part of

Attention to the instruction of the

young recommended,

A idrets to the students at the new
college, Hackney,

- 350
to the right hon, W. Pitt,
on the probability of a revolution D Agatelle, or the Bath anniver-
* in this country,

405 B fary,
- from the general committee Bampton lectures, read before the uni-
of Roman Catholics to their Protes versity of Oxford,

29, 156
tant fellow-ubjects,


-- sermons preached
- to the right rev. the pre-


la:es of Ergland and Wales on the Baviad, an imitation of the first satire
ibid. of Persius,

to the duchess of York Billington (Mrs.) memoirs of, 238
against the use of sugar, 478 Blind child, the.
Admonitory epiitle from Harry Ho. Boroughs of Great Britain, history of
mer to Peter Pindar,

the, vol. I.

Advice to the privileged orders of the British conftitution, an enquiry into

several states of Europe, resulting the nature, defects, and abuses of
from the necessity and propriety of
a general revolution in the principle

of government, part I. '. 474
Air, a treatise on,

CHARGE intended to have been
Analyse chymique de l'eau sulfureule

delivered to the clergy of Nor-
d'Enghe n, pour servir a l'histoire

wich, at the primary vifitation of
des eaux fulfureux en général, 513
Analysis of the waters of Tunbridge

George, Jord bishop of that diocese,


. 109

delivered to the elergy of
Ancient popular poetry,

the diocese of Llanduff. By R. Wat-
Anecdotes of thc Wyndham family,

fou, biskop of Llandaff,
-of Henry IV. of France,

Chart and scale of truth, by which to

find the scale of error,

29, 156
of the late duke of King-

Chester, history of the county and city
Iton and miss Chudleigh, 239










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92, 481

- literary into:

- Collectanea ad botanicam chemicam Ellay on duelling,

& hiftoriam naturalem spectantia, Elsays, philosophical, historical, and
488 literary, vol. II.

Colledions towards a description of the Evils of adultery and prostitutivn, 479
county of Devon,

180. Examination into the increale of the
Commentary on the conftitution of revenue, commerce, &c. of Great
the united states of Anerica, 473 Britain,

. 359
Combiterating epiftle to James Low- Excurtions in literature and criticism,
ther, earl of Lontdale and Lowther,

90 Exposition of the beginning of Genesis,
Conipofition, the principles of 69 the epiflc to the Romans, doctrive
Condemnation pronounced against all of baptism, Mappa: Oly, 77, 79
· mere pretences to religion, 108 'Extracts and observations on the flave.
.Confiderations on the causes of the trade,
high prices of grain, and other arti-

elegant, instructive, and enter-
cles of provision, &c.

447 taining, in prose, 354. In versc, ib.
Conspiracy of kings, the, 471
Currcipondence, 119, 120, 240, 560,

479, 400
Cursony criticisms on the edition of

D Airford, in Glouceitershire, ac-
Shakipcare published by Edmond

F count uf,


Malone, Elg.

Female geniad, the,


cducation, sketches of,
Cyprus, Syria, and Palestine, travels

Werter, the,


Festival of beawy, the,

. D.

Foreign articlus :

we literary intelligence, 99
h ay (a) in Turkey, a comedy, Foreft scenery,

323 Fortune, instances of the mutability of,
Decline and fall of the Roman empire,

vols, IV. V. and VI. reviewed, 143 France, a concise history of, vol. II.
Defence of public or social worship, 231
Dictionnaire, graniniaires, & dialogues Free masonry for the ladies, 357
Tartarus Mantchoux François, &c. Freedom of hunian action explained

95 and vindicated,
Differtation on the querulousness of . Freeman's budget, No.l.

28.4 French revolution, hittorical sketch of
Dreamer (the) awake,
235 the,

Duetinin reflections of, 119 Friendship, the triumphs of, 234
Duty (the) of forgiveness of injuries,
Lying, eslay on the art of, 356

Enera infectorum Linnæi & Fa.
U bricii iconibus, illuftrata a Jo.

Jac. Roemer,
T ASTER term, thoughts on the Government, principles of, deduced

propriety of fixing, 358 froni realuri, &c.
Education, account of a new systemi Globus coeleftis Cufico-Arabicus Veli

119 terni musei Borgiani,
Electricity (or), with observations on Grumbler, the,

Enquiry into the defects and abuses of

the British cunstitution, 233
Epistle to the earl of Lonsdale, &c. go LJ Edàya (the), or guide; a com-

to W. Wilberforce, Esq. 351 11 mentary on the Muflulman law,
Epistles, elegant, famiiar, and instruc-

Book I. Alms imposed by the law,


22.-11, Marriage; III, Fo
Essay on ecclesiastical establishments, IV, Divorce ; V. Manumiffiep; VI.
on religion, &c. . . 109

Vows; VII. Punishments, ibid.
- on archery,

281 VIII. Larceny, with an extract;
ou the principles of translation, 18. The institutes; X. Fuundlings,

229 23.-X1. Troves; XII. Abicundi





Book I. Alms Impow. Foster age;

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of slaves; XIII. Persons milling;
• XIV. Partnership; XV. Pious or

I Ackington (James), memoirs of
charitable appropriat:ons ; XV. T his life,

Sale: XVII. Sirt fale ; XVII. Bail; Lecons d'une gouvernante a ses eleves,
XIX. Transfer of debts; XX. Du-

ou fragmens d’un journal qui a été
ties of the kazec; XXI. Evidence ; fait pour l'education des enfans de
XXIl. Retractation of evidence ; monsieur d'Orleans,

XXIII. Agency; XXIV. Claims;

Lee (Charles) esq. memoirs of, 316
XXV. Acknowledgments; XXVI.

Leopold of Brunswick, a poem, 350
Compositions ; XXVII. Of mozari Letter by a native of ladostan to a pro-
bat; XXVIII. Depoliis; XXIX.

testant millionary,
Loans, XXX. Gifts ; XXXI. Hire;

from P. Stockdale to G. Sharp,
XXXII. Of mokatibs; XXXIll. Of

· 118
willa, 24.--XXXIV. Compulfion;

- to the inhabitants of Warwick,
XXXV. Inhibition; XXXVI. Of
licensed Naves; XXXVII. Of usurp-

- to the bishop of Llandaff, 229
ation; XXXVIII. of shaffa ;

- from Timothy Soberfides to 1.
XXXIX. Partition ; XL. Compacts

of cultivation ; XLI. Compacts of

to the rev. E. Holder, ibid.
gardening; XLII. Of zabbali, 25.-

- to Ch. Ja. Fox, on libels, 236
XLII. Sacrifice ; XLIV. Abomina-

- to the students of divinity of
tions ; XLV. Prohibited liquors ; . the diocese of Chester,

XLVÍ. Hunting; XLVII. Pawns ;

to every housekeeper in Lon.
XLVIII. Offences against the per-


son ; XLIX. Fines; L. The levying

from a gentleman in Lanca-
of fines; LI. Of wills, 26.-LII. Of

shire to his friend in the East Indies,
hermaphrodites, 27.--Extract con-
cerning marriage, ibid.-On mak-

from Mr. Burke to fir Hercules
ing peace, 28.-Specimens of lingu-

Langrishe, bart.

lar frivolity,

28, 29

to the societies of united Irish-
High-church politics,

345 men of Belfast,
History of Taunton, Somersetshire, 66

to the right hon. Wm. Pitt, on
History of philosophy,


his plan for discharging the national
History of painting and sculpture, from


the earliest accounts, vol. I. 499

to Mr. Paine on his late publi-
Hogarth, illustrated,


Howard (the late John), Esq. a view

Letter to Dr. Cope, and Mr.
of the character of,


Moore, on their proposals for pub-
Human reason, the nature, extent, and lishing the life of Johin Wesley, 350
province of, considered, 85

to the bishop of Chester on the
removal of poor children to the ma-

nufadories at Manchester, &c. 359
TDE'E générale de la Siberie & de - on tythes,

fes habitans,

of advice from a French de-

Jad and Odyffey of Homer translated mocrat to an English revolutionist,
into English blauk verse, 241, 361,

to the right hon. Wm. Pirt on

Imitation of the prayer of Abel, 113

a tax for raising 6,000,000l to be
Inquiry into the nature of zemindary

employed in loans to industrious
61 poor,

Ifagoge, live Janua Tusculana, 118 Letters to the members of the new Jc.

rufalem church,

in answer to Paine's rights of

JESUS Christ the only God,

466 Life of Samuel Johnson, LL, D. 257
J Jockey club, the,

of Mrs. Gooch,

Johnson (Dr. Samuel), life of, 257 London (new) medical journal, vol. I.

405.--Case of a bony excrescence on

· the inside of the jaw, 406.--Case of
T Ingston (the late duke of) and Dalal hæmorrhage, with petechiæ,
N miss Chud eigh, original anec.

ibid.-Account of the discovery of
autes of,
239 azote, or phlogisticated air, in the


. 346


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