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164 - – sources of the opposition to Greek_poetry and philosophy, 99
the, 165.

in Roman literature, 100 – in
Conway, General, cabal of, 453. Latin poetry, 100 – in Oriental lit.
Cook, Captain, first voyage of, 87. erature, 103 — among the Scandi.
Cope, Sir John, goes against Charles navians, 104 — in the legends of

Edward, 11 – defeated at Preston, the Middle Ages, 105 — in German
18.

religious visions, 108 — in French
Corzi, Domenico, description of legends, 109— in England and Ire-
Charles Edward by, 56.

land, 110— in Spain and Italy, 112
Critical Review on Americanisms, -in artistic representations, 115
182.

- in pageants and mysteries, 116.
Culloden, battle of, 39.

Drisler, Prof., Greek Lexicon edited
Cumberland, Duke of, takes the com- by, noticed, 260 — reviewed, 373

mand against Charles Edward, 25 commended, 374.
- pursues him to Scotland, 28 – Duer, William A., Life of the Earl of
advances to Edinburgh, 36 — vic- Stirling by, reviewed, 435 — ab.
torious at Culloden, 39

inhuman stract of his work, 436 — as presi-
conduct of, 42.

dent of Columbia College, 442,

note. See Stirling.
D.

E.
D'Alembert, Brougham's life of, 90 -

birth, parentage, and early studies Edda, songs of the, about a future
of, 91 — honors obtained by, 92 — life, 104.
edits the Encyclopædia, 93 - his at Edinburgh, alarm in, in 1745, 14-
tachment to Mademoiselle de l'Es- Charles Edward's army enters, 15
pinasse, 94 – literary career of, 95 -opens its gates to Hawley, 29.

mental characteristics of, 96. Eliot, Samuel, Passages from the His.
Dante, sources of the Divina Comme.

tory of Liberty by, noticed, 511.
dia of, 97 — indebted to the writ. Emerson, Ralph W., Poems by, re-
ings of the ancients, 98 — to the viewed, 402 – as a prose essayist,
Latin poets and philosophers, 101 406 — his Sphinx cited, 407 — fan-
– to mediæval literature, 105 — to tastic and unintelligible, 408-stud-
works of art, 115 — incident which ied obscurity of, 409 — examples
gave the first hint to, 117. See of this trait in, 410 — compared for
Dirina.

incoherency with Foote, 412 - a
Decatur, Stephen, A. S. Mackenzie's

strange phenomenon, 414 — Miss
Life of, reviewed, 217 — romantic Fuller's opinion of, 423.
valor of, 218 — censured as a duel- Encyclopædia, the French, publica-
list, ib. — parentage and education tion of the, 93.
of, 219 — chooses a sailor's life, 220 England, under Henry the Second,

enters the navy, 221 — first duel 129 — power of the clergy in, 141
of, 223 – joins the squadron sent -inconsistent philanthropy of, 241.
against Tripoli, 225 - acts as sec- English language, the, in America,
ond in another duel, 226 cap- 179 — association for preserving,
tures and burns the Philadelphia, 180 opinion of the critical jour-
228 – promotion of, 231 — gallant nals on, 181 — corrupled in Eng-
conduct of, at Tripoli, 232 — his land, 186 — constant additions to,
final duel with Barron, 236.

191 - expansiveness of, 193
Deffand, Madame du, ill-humor of, 94. pronunciation of, 196.
Dennis, Pope's lampoon on, 354. E, sounds of the vowel, 198.
Dissenters, services to learning ren. Espinasse, Mademoiselle, life of, 94.

dered by, 385 — advantages and Etymologist, great labors of the, 205.

difficulties in the position of, 386. Europe seen with Knapsack and
Divina Commedia, sources of the, Staff, by J. B. Taylor, reviewed,

97 — among the ancients, 98 — in 483. See Taylor.

un.

corre-

F.

be performed in, 375 — treatment

of the prepositions in, 376 — impor.
Falkirk, battle at, 30.

tance of right method in, 377 —
Farley, Harriet, Shells from the Sea examples of derivative meanings
of Genius by, reviewed, 402

in, 378 -— logical deduction of the
lucky choice of a title by, 433 meanings of words in, 379 — faults
edited the Lowell Offering, 434 in, exposed, 380 – other deduc-
commended, ib.

tions in, 381 — importance of guid-
Federalists, integrity and patriotism ing principles in, 383.

of the, 164 — how rendered odious, Greeks, ideas of a future world among
167 - causes of the loss of power the, 98.
by the, 171 — letters of their lead. Guardian, The, Addison writes for,
ers, 172. See Hamilton.

349.
Felton, C. C., editions of the Greek Gibbon, early life of, 77 — fluctua-
Classics by, 522.

tions of his faith, 78 — literary pro
Fichte, W. Sinith's Memoir of, no- jects of, 79 – beginning of his
ticed, 263.

great work, 80 — his faults of style,
Filz-Urse, the murderer of Becket, ib. – his history applauded and at-
157.

tacked, 81 – visits Paris and Lon-
Foscolo, Ugo, on Dante, 98.

don, 82 — completion of his work,
Foster, John, on Robert Hall as a 83 — his personal appearance, 84

preacher, 384 — difficulties con- - sickness and death of, 85.
quered by, 307.

Gibbs, George, Memoirs of the Fed.
France, Addison's residence in, 326. eral Administrations by, reviewed,
Francis, Saint, vision of, 112.

161 — quoted, 167, 170
Franklin, Dr., on the purity of the spondence published by, 172 — his
English language, 179.

work commended, 178.
Franklin, William, governor of New Gildon, abuse of Pope by, 362.
Jersey, 446.

Giles, J. A., Life and Letters of
Frederic II., king of Sicily, 501. Thomas à Becket by, reviewed,
Freiligrath, translations from, 425. 118 - merits and faults of his work,
French, religious legends among the, 122. See Becket.
109.

Gilfillan, George, Sketches of Mod-
Fuller, Miss, criticisms on the poets ern Literature by, reviewed, 273

stilted and gossiping style of, 288

- on Robert Hall, 289-

ius for comparisons, 290
G.

American literary men, ib. not

worth criticizing, 291 - cited, 401.
Gates, General, Warburton's opinion Godolphin, Addison patronized by,

of, 245 — implicated in Conway's 332.
cabal, 454.

Greek Lexicon, Prof. Drisler's edi.
Gay, interview of, with Addison, tion of Liddell and Scott's, noticed,
371.

260.
Germantown, battle of, 452.
German mind, productions of the,

H.
281.
Germany, J. B. Taylor's travels in, Halifat, Lord, Addison favored by,
495 — religious legends in, 108.

333, 334.
Gregory VII., remarkable sermon of, Hall, Robert, Gilfillan's sketch of,
114.

289 – character and writings of,
Gregory the Great, Dialogues of, reviewed, 384 — position of, as a
114.

dissenter, 385 — college education
Gregory, Olinthus, Life and Works of, 388 - greater than his writings
of Robert Hall by, reviewed, 384. indicate, 389

lack of striking
See Hall.

traits in, 390 — merits of the style
Greek Lexicography, 373 — labor to of, 391 - compared with Bossuet

by, 422.

his geno

on
ton.

ity, ib.

more, 216.

ty, 72.

29

and Massillon, 392 — on the death ed States in, 240. See Warbur-
of Princess Charlotte, cited, 393-
other sermons of, 395 — controver. Holmes, Oliver W., Urania by, re-
sial writings of, 396 — vindication viewed, 208 — his great popular.
of Dr. Priestley by, cited, 397 –

his wit, 212 high
other publications of, 399 — emi- praise of, 213 — his fine command
nence and popularity of, 400 – of language, 215 — should write
strange marriage of, 401.
Hamilton, A lexander, politics of, 164 Homage of the Arts, by Schiller,

- as a financier, 165 - opposes translated, 424.
John Adams, 171 vindicated Horsley, Dr., as a man of science, 88.
against calumny, 172 — not devot. Howe, General, moves against Phil-
ed to England, ib.

proofs of his

adelphia, 451.
opposition to British policy, 173 - Howe,'s. G., on Prison Discipline,
not an enemy of France, 174 - noticed, 257.
tries to avoid war, 175 — not a Hughes, attempts to finish Addison's
monarchist, nor hostile to State

Cato, 352.
rights, 176 — open and manly con- Hume, David, Adam Smith indebted
duct of, 177 — his conduct towards to, 69 — persecuted for his infideli.
Burr, 178.
Hawley, General, enters Edinburgh, Humphreys, Alex., claims the earl.

- encamps at Falkirk, 30 — de- dom of Stirling, 441.
feated by Charles Edward, 31. Hutton, Dr., quarrels of, 88.
Heidelberg, Taylor's residence in,
494.

I.
Henry II., England at the accession

of, 129 — makes Becket his com- Niad of Homer, by C. C. Felton, no
panion and confidant, 131 — pro- ticed, 522.
motes him to the archbishopric, 137 Iliad, Pope's and Tickell's transla-
- offended by him, 139 — quarrels tions of the, 359.
with him, 140 opposed by the Imagination, lack of, in modern times,
power of the church, 142 — threat- 275, 283, 287.
ens the bishops, 144 – arraigns Improve, as a verb, denoting use,
Becket for treason, 147 — brutal 180.
conduct of, 150 — obliged to seek Indians, the Iroquois, H. R. School-
peace with Becket, 154 – breaks craft's Report on the Census of,
into a rage again, 156 — his seigned reviewed, 292 — early history of,
grief for Becket's death, 158 — his wholly unknown, ib. — incommu-
punishment, 159— subsequent hu- nicative character of, 295 — policy

miliation of, 160. See Becket. of conducting them over the Mis.
Hepburn of Keith receives Charles sissippi, 297 — object to the census,
Edward, 16.

298- - are now increasing in num-
Her, the vision of, in Plato, 99.

bers, 299 — progress of agriculture
Highlanders, the, join Charles Ed.

among, 300 - cattle and orchards
ward, 9- enter Edinburgh, 15 - of, 301 – free intercourse with, to
victorious at Preston, 18 — invade be promoted, 302– traditions and
England, 23 — retreat from Derby, antiquities of, 303 — languages of,
28 — victorious at Falkirk, 31 — 304 — tools and structures of, 306
defeated at Culloden, 39. See - incapable of effecting great
Charles Edward.

works by joint labor, 308 — intel-
Hindoos, ideas of a future life held by lectual power of, 309 -- imagina.
the, 103.

tion shown by, 310 - one of their
History, medieval, runs into biogra- traditions cited, 311 — and inter-
phy, 119.

preted, 312-ephemeral memorials
Hochelaga, edited by E. Warburton,

of, 313.
reviewed, 237 -account of Cana- Iroquois Indians, Census of the, 292.
da in, 238 account of the Unit. See Indians.

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Island Bride, by J. F. Colman, re-

M.
viewed, 402 — cited, 431.
I, sounds of the vowel, 199.

MacDonald, Flora, assists Charles
Italy, abundance of mediæval legends Edward, 47.

in, 112- Addison's travels in, Mackenzie, Alexander S., Life of
329 — Taylor's travels in, 498. Decatur by, reviewed, 217 - cited,

221, 226, 230 — attractive style of,

233 — merits and faults of his
J.

work, 235. See Decatur.

MacLeod, Malcolm, assists Charles
Jefferson contrasted with Hamilton, Edward, 51.
177.

MacLeods, the, refuse to join Charles
Johnson, Dr., Brougham's life of, 60 Edward, 9.

- gloom and irritability of, 61. Malaspina on the Sicilian Vespers,
diseased and poor, 62 estimate 508.
of the writings of, 64- - conversa. Malebranche, Addison's visit to, 327.
tional powers of, 65 — summary of Manfred, prince of Sicily, 501 -
the character of, 66 — the story of usurps the throne, 502 — defeated
his interview with Adam Smith, and killed, 503.
67 — unfair towards Addison, 319 Manners in America, 242.
- coldly praises his travels, 330 Marshall's Life of Washington cen.
- commends his Rosamond, 3:35 sured for Americanisms, 182.

- mistake of, 336 — his charges Massillon, pulpit eloquence of, 392.
against Addison refuted, 338, 347, Mathematics, pleasures of the study
365, 368 - his harsh criticism of of, 90.
Cato, 354.

Matilda and Gilbert Becket, legend

of, 124.
K.

Maury, Mrs., on the Statesmen of

America, noticed, 513.
Kinloch Moidart joins Charles Ed- Mechanical'inventions, progress of,
ward, 9.

274.

Medals, Addison's Dialogues on, 330.
L.

Men of Letters and Science, Brough-

am's Lives of, reviewed, 59.
Labitte, M., La Divine Comédie Modern Literature, G. Gilfillan's

avant Dante par, reviewed, 97. Sketches of, reviewed, 273 — lacks
Lavoisier, Brougham's life of, 72- independent thought, 279 — worth.

merits of, as a chemist, 73 — ap- less productions of, 280. See Age.
propriates the discoveries of others, Monmouth, battle of, 457.
74 – unjust to Dr. Black, 75 Moral Sentiments, Smith's Theory

miserable fate of, 76.
Legenda Aurea, a collection of Murray, Lord George, advises
Christian legends, 106.

Charles Edward, 17 – counsels a
Letters and Science, Brougham's

retreat, 27-

- maneuvres at Clif-
Lives of Men of, reviewed, 59.
Lexicography, J. E. Worcester's con-
tributions to, 187. See Greek.

N.
Literature, materials for, in America,

466 — imitation essential to, 466. Nature, poetical worship of, 420.
Livermore, Abiel A., Lectures to Naval contests, brilliant character of,
Young Men by, noticed, 268.

234.
Lochiel joins Charles Edward, 9 - Navy, American, early prejudice
embarks for France, 54.

against, 221 — reduced to a mini-
Locke, John, on unprofitable poetry, тит,

224.
406.

New Timon, The, reviewed, 460 –
Long Island, battle of, 449.

the author of, a follower of Pope,
Lowell Offering, publication of the, 467 - a reaction against modern
434.

tastes, 470, 472 - analysis of the

of, 68.

ton, 29.

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plot of, 473- characters in, 474– Poetry, popularity a test of, 208
defects in, 476 — political portraits popular origin of, 209 — wanes
cited from, 478 — other citations with the progress of refinement,
from, 480 — obscure, 481 — faults 210 — corrupted by schools and
of metre in, 482 – probable author mannerisms, 211

of the present
of, 483.

age characterized, 283 - - at a dis-
New York, external aspect of, 245 — count in America, 460 –

Revolutionary defence of, 448. erned by climate, 462 natural
New York Indians, Census of the, and artificial schools of, 467
292. See Indians.

Pope's school of, 468 — sublimated
Niugara, Warburton's description of, air of modern, 470 — mystery in,
240.

471.
Nicodemus, legend in the Gospel of, Poets, Nine New, reviewed, 402 —
106.

causes of the multiplication of, 403

advice given to, 404 — danger
0.

of the increase of, 405 — R. W.

Emerson as one of the, 406 — W.
0, sounds of the vowel, 199.

E. Channing, 414- C. T. Brooks,
O'Connell, poetical portrait of, 478. 423 — W. W. Story, 426 — T. B.
Orthoëpy, J. E. Worcester on, 189 Read, 428 — J. F. Colman, 431

of the English language, 196 - F. E. Browne, 432 Epes Sar.
discrepancies in, 203.

gent, 433 — Miss Farley, ib.
Orthography, English, 204.

Pontine Marshes, hunting in the, 4.
Ozanam, Å. J., sur les Sources Poor, plan of tenements for, 266.

Poétiques de la Divine Comédie, Pope, charges of, against Addison,
reviewed, 97.

considered, 319 accuses him of
hauteur, 321 – predicts the failure

of his Cato, 352 takes vengeance
P.

on Dennis, 354 — his quarrel with

Addison examined, 356 — the
Palermo oppressed by Charles of charge respecting the Rape of the
Anjou, 505.

Lock, 357 - hated Addison for
Paris, attractions of, 151.

his politics, 358 — for his conduct
Pussages from the History of Liberty, on the translation of the Iliad, 359

by Samuel Eliot, noticed, 511. - charges him with falsehood and
Peabody, A. P., Christian Consola-

duplicity, 360 - openly breaks
tions by, noticed, 521.

with and satirizes him, 362 — his
Pedestrianism, advantages of, 484. last interview with Addison, 363
Philadelphia, capture of the frigate, remarks on Addison's sacred

227 — retaken and burnt, 228 poems, 364 — slanders circulated
outward aspect of, 246.

by, 366 –

taste for the poetry of,
Philosophy, tendency of modern, 274, 467 — peculiar merits of, 468 -

writes from the intellect, 469.
Pichot, Amédée, Histoire de Charles- See Addison.

Edouard par, reviewed, 1— merits Preble, Commodore, attacks Tripoli,
of, 58. See Charles Edward.

232.
Pickering, John, list of American Prepositions, treatment of, in lexi.

isms by, 183 — Greek Lexicon by, cography, 376.
reviewed, 373 — his work com- Preston, battle of, 17.
mended, 374.

Pretender. See Charles Edward.
Pilgrim Festival, Warburton's ac. Priestley, chemical discoveries of, 74.
count of the, 250.

Prison Discipline, S. G. Howe on,
Piozzi, Mrs., second marriage of, 61. noticed, 257.
Plato, account of the invisible world Procida, Giovanni da, history of,

505.
Plutarch, account of the invisible Purgatory of St. Patrick, Vision of
world by, 100.

the, 110.

287.

by, 99.

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