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Memoir of Robert Swain. Boston: James Munroe & Co. 1817. 16mo. pp. 259.
Critical and Miscellaneous Essays. By Alexander H. Everett. Second Series. Boston : James Munroe & Co. 1846. 12mo. pp. 475.
A System of Intellectual Philosophy. By Rev. Asa Mahan, President, and Professor of Intellectual and Moral Philosophy, in the Oberlin Collegiate Institute. Second Edition. New York: Harper & Broth
1847. 12mo. pp. 330. First Lessons in Geometry, upon the Model of Colburn's First Lessons in Arithmetic. By Alpheus Crosby. With an Introduction, by Stephen Chase, Professor of Mathematics in Dartmouth College. Boston : J. Munroe & Co. 1847. 16mo. pp. 164.
A Report on the Trees and Shrubs growing naturally in the Forests of Massachusetts. Published agreeably to an Order of the Legislature, by the Commissioners on the Zoological and Botanical Survey of the State. Boston. 1846. 8vo. pp. 547.
Eulogy on John Pickering, LL. D., President of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences ; delivered before the Academy, October 28, 1846. By Daniel Appleton White, Fellow of the Academy. Cambridge: Metcalf & Co. 1847. 8vo. pp. 106.
Sparks's American Biography. Vol. XXII. Life of Commodore Edward Preble, by Lorenzo Sabine; Life of William Penn, by George E. Ellis. Boston: Little & Brown. 1847. 12mo. pp. 408.
The Practical French Teacher; or a New Method of Learning to read, write, and speak the French Language. By Norman Pinney, A. M. Hartford : Robins & Smith. 1847. 12mo. pp. 377.
Exercises and Illustrations on the Blackboard, furnishing an Easy and Expeditious Method of giving Instruction, designed for the Use of Common Schools. By John Goldsbury. Keene, N. H.: George Tilden. 1847. 12mo. pp. 144.
The North American Spelling-Book, conformed to Worcester's Dictionary, with a Progressive Series of Easy Reading Lessons. By L. W. Leonard. Keene, N. H.: George Tilden. 1847. 16mo.
An Inquiry into the Views, Principles, Services, and Influences of the Leading Men in the Origination of our Union. By Thaddeus Allen. Boston: Printed by S. N. Dickinson & Co. Nos. 3 and 4. 1846. 8vo.
A Statistical View of the Population of Massachusetts, from 1765 to 1840. By Jesse Chickering. Boston: Little & Brown. 1846. 8vo.
Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: a Selection of the Choicest Productions of English Authors, from the Earliest to the
Present Time, connected by a Critical and Biographical History. Nos. 2-6. Boston: Gould, Kendall, & Lincoln. 1847. 8vo.
A Discourse delivered before the Maine Historical Society at its Annual Meeting, September 6th, 1846. By George Folsom. Portland: Published for the Society. 1847. 8vo. pp. 80.
On Three Several Hurricanes of the Atlantic, and their Relations to the Northers of Mexico and Central America, with Notices of other Storms. By W. C. Redfield. New Haven: B. L. Hamlen. 1846. 8vo. pp. 118.
Report of the Case in the Matter of George Kirk, a Fugitive Slave, heard before the Hon. J. W. Edmonds, Circuit Judge ; also, the Argument of John Jay, Counsel for the Šlave. New York: Legal Observer Office. 1847. 8vo. pp. 20.
A Discourse on the Evangelical Alliance. By William P. Tilden, Minister of the Second Congregational Church in Concord, N. H. Concord. 1846. 8vo. pp. 16.
A Discourse delivered before the Rhode Island Historical Society, January 13th, 1847. By Hon. Job Durfee, Chief Justice of the State. And a Poem recited on the same Occasion, by Sarah Helen Whitman. Providence: Charles Burnett, Jr. 1847. 8vo. pp. 42 and 6.
The One Progressive Principle, delivered before the Literary Societies of the University of Vermont, August, 1846. By J. T. Headley. New York : John S. Taylor. 8vo. pp. 32.
Congregationalism : a Discourse delivered before the Massachusetts Convention of Congregational Ministers, Boston, May 28th, 1846. By Alvan Lamson, D. D. Boston: Crosby & Nichols. 1846. 8vo. pp. 30.
A Sermon preached in the Church of the First Parish in Dedham, January 10, 1847, the Sunday after the Death of Ebenezer Fisher, Jr. By Alvan Lamson, D. D. Boston. 8vo. pp. 19.
Statute Laws of his Majesty Kamehameha III., King of the Hawaiian Islands; passed by the Houses of Nobles and Representatives in the 21st Year of his Reign, and the 3d and 4th Years of his Public Recognition, A. D. 1845 and 1846. Honololu, Oahu : C. E. Hitchcock, Printer. 1846. 8vo. pp. 382.
Transactions of the Worcester County Horticultural Society. By George Jaques. Boston. 1847. 8vo. pp. 84.
Progress: an Address before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Dartmouth College, July 29th, 1846. By Joel Parker, Chief Justice of New Hampshire. Hanover. 1846. 8vo. pp. 26.
An Exposition of a Book published by D. Appleton & Co., called Hazlitt's Translation of Guizot's History of Civilization.
By R. W. Haskins, A. M. Buffalo. 1846. 8vo. pp. 55.
Contributions to the Natural History of the Alligator, (Crocodilus Mississippiensis,) with a Microscopic Addendum. By Bennet Dowler, M. D. New Orleans: B. M. Norman. 1846. 8vo. pp. 30.
Experimental Researches on the Post Mortem Contractility of the Muscles, with Observations on the Reflex Theory. By Bennet Dowler, M. D. New York. 1846. 8vo. pp. 39.
queen, 353 – merits of his trag.
edy, ib. — objects to Pope's lam-
poon on Dennis, 355 inquiry in
opposes Hamilton, Lock, 357 - on the translation of
the Iliad, 359 — not the author of
of, reviewed, 314 – grace and hu- sulted by Pope, 362 — his last in-
372. See Pope.
-- imagination supplanted
in, 275- boastfulness of, 276 —
independent thought in, 279
poetry in, 283
refuses to dedicate it to the Alberic, vision of, 113.
Alexander, James, life and character ural history, 86 - makes a voyage
with Captain Cook, 87 — made
renders services to scientific
ian Vespers by, reviewed, 500 Barron, Commodore, duel of, with
509. See Sicilian ant opinions about, 120 — great va-
riety in his life and employments,
- doubts about the parentage
130 · personal appearance and
habits of, 130 – diplomatic mis-
munificence at Paris, 133 — gains
nancing, 180 — alleged frequency vate life and character, 135 — suc-
life, 138 — resigns the great seal,
pendence of, 243 — cultivation of church lands, 139 — quarrels with
church, 142 — and by France, 143
of the clergy, 144 -
- assents to the
withdraws this assent, 146 — his
attached to her brother, exile, 148 kindly received by
Louis, and the pope, 149 — obliged
Bernard, Saint, sufferings of, 118.
Boileau, Addison's interview with,
Boisdale of Clanranald meets Charles
Bossuet, pulpit eloquence of, 392.
Boswell praised by Brougham, 63.
of, 85 — his early devotion to nat- quis Hugues of, 114.
Brandywine, battle of, 451.
years of, 2 serves under Marshal
Berwick, 3- his favorite amuse-
tions by, reviewed, 402 — modesty France, 6 - embarks for Scotland,
— raises the royal standard, 11
Letters and Science by, second se- vances to Stirling, 13 – enters Ed.
praises Buswell, 63 — his criti- 20 — his habits while there, 21 -
land, 29 — invests Stirling, 30
- becomes attached to Miss Wal.
kinshaw, 35 – gains possession of
loden, 39 — his adventures as a fu.
- his wanderings among
ra MacDonald, 47 - hardships suf-
fered by, 49 — lives in a cave, 52
protected by outlaws, 53 — re-
turns to France, 54 sorrows of
acter of, 56.
Christian Consolations, by A. P. Pea.
Christianity, the doctrine of a future
reviewed, 402 — a feeble imitator, Church, strength of the, in the Mid.
enemies of, 505 — attempts to - The Island Bride by, ib. — other
poems of, 432.
Conrad, king of Sicily, 501.
Pichot's life of, reviewed, 1 – early Constitution, Federal, origin of the,