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In our account of Sir Samuel Romilly's Bills, we omitted to mention the 49. Geo. III. c. 6, which he succeeded in carrying without opposition. The object of this act, is to extend the provisions of the Lords' act to the case of persons in custody under attachment for not paying money or costs pursuant to orders or decrees made by Courts of Equity. Nothing could be more proper than this extension ; for the distinction is merely technical, between confinement for debt in execution, and confinement under attachment. - We ought also to have noticed a bill brought in by Sir Samuel Romilly in 1808, but which he found so much opposed that he speedily dropt it; the object of which was, to give a compensation to persons unjustly detained in custody for crimes of which they were afterwards acquitted. The alteration of the Bankrupt law, respecting the proportion of creditors required to sign the certificate, was made in the Lords. Sir Samuel Romilly's bill went out of the House of Commons with the old proportion of four-fifths, and a power to the Chancellor to grant the certificate, if he should, on examination, find it unjustly withheld. To this change, made by the Lords, Sir Samuel, it is understood, reluctantly agreed.

We may take this opportunity also to express our regret, that we have been again prevented from giving our readers some account of M. Dumont's very profound and interesting publication, “ Sur les Peines et les Recompenses. We confidently hope to atone for this omission in our ensuing Number; and in the mean time, we cannot refrain from suggesting to M. Dumont, that he might confer a great obligation on the public in general, and the profession of the law in particular, if he could be prevailed on to present them with a short abstract of his principles, in their application to the practice of our jurisprudence, and to the improvements suggested by Sir Samuel Romily and other eminent individuals.

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tragedy of Orra, 274. The Acerbi, Joseph, an Italian, vi- Dream, 282. The Siege, 283. sits Lapland, 319.

The Beacon, 284. Specimens Africa, missionaries prepare to of her songs, 288. introduce the Lancasterian plan Bear hunting in Lapland de of education into, 21.

scribed, 331. Aikin, Mr, on the mineralogy Beauclerc, Topham, character of Shropshire, 223.

of, 103. Akkrefell, singular geologicat Bedford, Duke of, one of the appearances in the mountain of, earliest patrons of Mr Lancaster's 433.

system, 3. Is appointed one of the Allen and Pepys, Messrs,' re- presidents of the institution, 12. sult of experiments made by, on Bell's, Dr, plan of education, respiration, 47.

preferred by Professor Marsh to America, ruinous consequences Mr Lancaster's, 26. to Britain, of a war with, 292. Bennet, Hon. Mr, remarks by, Causes of the disputes with con- on the geology of Madeira, 227. sidered, 294.

Berger, Dr, on the physical America, Spanish, account of structure of Devon and Cornthe disturbances by which it is at wall, 215. present agitated, 165. Inquiry Bessasted, account of the school whether it would be for the inte of, in Iceland, 423. test of, to throw off dependence Blockade, right of, investigat. on the mother country, 177. Pro- ed, 295. duce, trade, &c. of, 183.

Borer, Dr, an opponent of the Antigua, schools on Mr Lan- Lancasterian plan of education, caster's plan founded at, 20. 34. B

Brande, Mr, his experiments to Baillie's, Miss, Plays on the ascertain the state in which spirit Passions, 261. Inconsistency of exists in fermented liquors, 198. her plan pointed out, ib. Two Praetical conclusion pressed upon sorts of dramatic composition the reader, 204. Account of the known in this country contrasted, vegetable wax of Brazil, 205. 263. Attempt of the author to Brazil, account of the vegetcombine them, absurd, 265. Ge able wax of, 205. neral character of her works, 266. Breathing, process of, in the Strictures on her style, 270. E. human body, described, 43.-in numeration of her merits, 273. others of the mammalia reptiles, Story of, and extracts from her &c. 48.-iņ insects, 54.


Buenos Ayres, account of the from the Pope's interference, 455.
revolution at, 172.

Classification of the opponents of
Burgh, Hussey, character of, emancipation, 463.

Cornwall, remarks on the low
Burke, Mr, character of, by mountain chain of, 216.
Lord Charlemont, 107. Letter

from to his Lordship, 121.

Davy, Mr, experiments on re-
Butler's edition of Æschylus, spiration by, 51.
examined, 477.

Disputes with America, 290
Byron's, Lord, Childe Harold, next to the Catholic question, the
character of, 466. Extracts from, most important that can occupy

the public attention, 291. Unpar.

alleled disappointment the friends
Caracas, account of the revo. of emancipation have experien-
lution at, 168.

ced, ib. Only way in which it
Clarendon, Lord, on Catholics now can be remedied, 292. Ruin.
-Account of the publication and ous consequences of a war with
contents of the work, 435. What America, 293. Why neutrality
the author's view in its composi- becomes odious to belligerents,
tion, 436. Remarks on the quar- instead of appearing, as it is, an
rel between the Pope and the re- alleviation of the evils of war,
public of Venice, 437. See of 294. Right of blockade, the most
Rome has never formally renoun. fruitful source of discord, 295.
ced her extravagant pretensions, Principles of blockade investigat-
though she has long ceased to at- ed, 298. Supported by the deci-
tempt putting them in execution, sions of our Prize-courts, 299.
438. Question put, at the desire Dissenters, Protestant, sketch of
of Mr Pitt, to several Catholic the penal laws to which they are
universities, respecting the Pope's subjected, 149.
power of deposing princes, 439.

Whence the pretensions of the Education of the Poor, 1. Pro-
Pope's alone derive their weight, gress of Mr Lancaster's system,
ib. Lord Clarendon's represent. 3. That gentleman is involved
ation of the Pope's authority com- in pecuniary embarrassments, 4
pared with that given in numero relieved by some generous in-
ous late publications, 440. Sen. dividuals, 6. Great exertions
timents of the Catholics respect- made by, in prosecution of his
ing the jurisdiction of the see of plan, 7. Instances of the facility
Rome mistated by both, 442. with which his system may be
Propositions upon which the right spread, 9. Institution formed for
of deposing princes is founded, the encouragement of education
considered, 444. Misery and ig. ,on his plan, 12. Resolutions ad.
norance of the dark ages, not to opted by the members, 12. His
be attributed to the Papal power, system introduced into the army
447. Sense in which the unity by the Duke of Kent, 20; and
of the Church is commonly un- into America and the West In.
derstood by Catholics, 448. No dies, &c. ib. Alarms attempted
great danger to be apprehended to be raised by its enemies, 22.


Dr Bell's systém preferred by graded state of Ireland at the
Professor Marsh, and on what close of the reign of George II.
grounds, 26. Proposal for con- 110. Means by which it regain-
fining the Lancasterian plan to ed part of its rights, 1ll. Part
the Dissenters, examined, 35. taken by Lord Charlemont in the

Ellis on Respiration; 41. Sci- political discussions of the times,
ence of physiology very imper- 118. Extract from a letter of
fect, and why, 42. Operation of Mr Fox, 120. , Letter from Mr
breathing described, 43. Quan Burke, 121. Remarks of Lord
tity of air respired by a full grown Charlemonton Lord Fitzwilliam's
person, and changes it undergoes, administration, &ci 122. Picture
45. Experiments on the subject of the temper of the predominat-
by Mr Davy, 16_by Messrs Al- ing party in Ireland in 1797,
len and Pepys; 47: Former hy: 123. Characters of Philip Tis-
potheses shown to erroneous dall and Hussey Burgh, 126
by the present author, 49. State- of Flood and Ger. Hamilton, 127.
ment of his own discoveries on Hecla, Mount, description of,
the subject, 52. Air, how act: 431.
ed upon by insects, &c. 54-by Hodge, Mr, his horrible treat-
fishes, 55-by vegetables, 56. ment of his slaves, 140. Causes

of his being brought to punish-
· Flood, Mr, character of, 127. ment, 143.

Fox, Mr, extract of a letter · Holland, Dr, his description of
from to Lord Charlemont, 120. the salt mines in Cheshire, 211.

Fox, Mr Joseph, his generous Remarks on the state of litera-
exertions in the cause of Mr Lan- ture among the Icelanders, 423.
caster, 6.

Horner's, Mr, account of the mie

neralogy of the Malvern hills, 225.
Geology, from the great extent Humboldt, Essai Politique sur
of the field of investigation, re- la Nouvelle Espagne, 164. Causes
quires, more than most sciences, of the revolution that has taken
the cooperation of a number of place in the Spanish colonies, 165.
hands, 207.

Arguments against their declar.
Geyser, account of the hot ing themselves independent of the
springs of, 426.

mother country, 177.. Remarks
Glutton, description of, 332. on the agriculture of New Spain,

182. . Of the miņes, 188--A.
Hamilton, Gerard, anecdotes of mount of their produce, 190.

Manufactures andcommerce,192.
Hardy's Life of Lord Charle. Tables of exports and imports,
mont, 95. General character of, 194. .
96. Account of the early part Hume, David, character of,
of his Lordship’s life, 97. Cha; 101.
racter of David Hume, 100-of

Montesquieu, 102. Extracts from Iceland. See Mackenzie.
the epistolarý correspondence of Inscription placed at the source
Topham Beauclerc, 104. Ac. of the Tornea in Lapland by
count of Mr Burke, 107. De.

De some Frenchmen, 319.
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