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size of the original, a cast having been made expressly for this pur. pose, and with the utmost exactness. On the interest of such a work, and the value to philology, it is needless to dwell; it is enough to remark, that M. Schorn, the writer of the accompanying text, is in every respect a worthy successor to the illustrious Hayne. "The archæological erudition, and the superior taste uniformly displayed, will render this work a most honourable monument of that zeal for classical literature by which Germany has been long distinguished.

Count Cicagnara, the author of the excellent Storia della Scultura, and president of the Academy of Fine Arts at Venice, has published an extensive Catalogue Raisonné of his library, one of the richest in the world in works of engravings and graphic literature. This collection has been enriched with the rarest articles of this description from some of the most distinguished libraries in Europe, for its possessor spared neither pains nor cost in amassing whatever related to the fine arts. The Catalogue is divided into forty sections or classes, and contains remarks on each article, pointing out its rarity, the value of the editions, the merits of its embellishments, &c. &c. all of which render it truly valuable to those who study the bibliography of the fine arts. Under the head of Ingressi, Triørifi, Feste, &c. there are no fewer than 200 articles; and relative to the single subject of ancient and modern Rome, about 300.

Mineralogy.--A work on the science of mineralogy is about to make its appearance in Germany. It is from the pen of Mr. Frederick Mohs, Professor of Mineralogy at Fryberg, and will contain the terminology, the rules of the construction of Mr. Mohs's system, and the nomenclature, the characteristic and the descriptive part of natural history. The whole to be comprised in two volumes octavo, with plates.--An English translation will appear at the same time, made under the inspection of the author, by Mr. Haidinger, who lately visited this country, in company with Count Brenner. From the known celebrity of the Fryberg school, as well as the acknowledged ability of the author, we have reason to expect that this will be a useful work.

Mr. Physick, sculptor, will publish twelve Subjects on Utero-gestation, which he has modelled from the originals of the late Dr. Smellie, and which are now in the possession of H. G. Clough, Esq. These models are coloured from nature, and will be opened for inspection every Monday and Thursday, (commencing the 3d October,) between the hours of two and four, at 23, Spring-street, Portman Square.

A Treatise on Dislocations and Fractures of Joints. By Sir Astley Cooper, Bart. T.R.S. 4to. With plates.

Dr. John Boron is about to publish, Illustrations of the Inquiry respecting Tuberculous Diseases, with coloured engravings.

Joseph Swan, Esq., has in the press, an Inquiry into the Action of Mercury on the Living Body.

Mr. W. Wallace, Surgeon and Lecturer on Anatomy, is printing a System of General Anatomy, in an 8vo. volume.


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Combustible Earthy Matter, 88.
Annals of Philosophy, 184, 229. Cunningham's Mariner's Song, 191.
Academy, Royal, of Sciences, 92, 570.
Anatomy of the Brain, 575.

Armenia, Travels in, 429.

Dancing Snakes of India, 79.
Arsenic, 184.

Davy, Sir H.'s, recommendation for pre-
Abbé Andre's work, 384.

servation from Lightning, 93.
Africa, Journey from Eastern to Western Damp in Walls, 187.
Coast, 518.

Danish Artists at Rome, 480.
Ancient Monuments, 382.

Desportes, Philippe, 475.
Geography, 382.

Defoe's History of the Great Plague, 325.
Atmosphere, Finite extent of, 56.

Life, 191.
Authors, Trading, 175.

Douglas on Missions, 457.

Drunkard, Confessions of a, 134.

Ductilimetre, Description of a, 565.
Blackwood's Magazine, 5, 18, 101, 339,
457, 465.

Bracebridge Hall, 18.

Eggs, Preservation of, 189.
Barometer, Great fall of the, 95. Elba, Visit to, 43.
Barcelona, Yellow Fever at, 334. Earthquakes, Theory of, 287.
Bagdad, 153.

Ecclesiastical Sketches in Verse, 339.
Babylon, 159.

Electric Phenomena, 564.
Brewster's Description of the Monochro- Electro-Magnetic Experiment, 570.
matic Lamp, 93.

Eclectic Review, 29, 497.
Bread; Machine for making, 190. Edinburgh Review, 261, 289.
Bezoars, voided by a Woman, 569. Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, 49, 51,
Bridal Customs of the Irish, 126.

54, 56, 93, 111, 183, 507, 513.
British Critic, 21, 58, 193, 481.

Edinburgh Magazine, 352, 436.
Review, 81, 409.

Entomology, Kirby's, 261.
Bonaparte in Elba, 43.

European Magazine, 74, 429.
St. Helena, 63.

Euphrates, 150.
Blood, Globules of, in different Animals, Egypt, 381,

Books and Reading, Detached Thoughts

on, 97.

Fall of the Leaf, 572.
Buckland, Rev. William's, Account of French Poets, Early, 475.
Fossil Teeth, &c. 229.

Ferdinand Mendez Pinto, Adventures of,


Fresco Painting, 559.
Craniology, 29.

Fish preserved by Sugar, 571.
Catullus, Poems of, 31.

Friendship, 174.
Cannibalism in Sumatra, 51.

Finite extent of the Atmosphere, 56.
Camphor Tree in Sumatra, 53.

Fircher's Life of Klaproth, 548.
Calculus, Large Human, 90.

Fossil Teeth, 229.
Canal Steam Navigation, 94.

Fruits, Green, 185.
Casanova's Adventures in Warsaw, 352.
Cast Iron, Strength of, 566.

Chalk improves Wine, 567.

Grain, Preservation of, 96.
Cement, 90.

Damaged, 384.
Circular Sterns for Ships of War, 111. Ganges, Source of the, 170.
Chimneys, 567.

Grattan's Speeches, 204.
Childhood, 465.

Grates, Portable, 382,
Colouring Matter in Crabs, &c. 288. Glass, 189.
Courts of Love, 116.

Geography of the Ancients, 382.
Confessions of a Drunkard, 134.

Green Fire, 568.
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Green Fruits, 185.

Mathematical Discovery, 188.
Greek Seminary, 574.

Tables, Machinery for Print-
Gibraltar, Geology of, 49.

ing, 513.
Goethe's William Meister, 531.

Manuscripts in the Library at Lyons, 470.

Marcet, Dr.'s, Account of a Man who

swallowed a number of Clasp Knives,
Heliotrope, 561.

Henry Fourth's Military Journal, 493. Magnesia, Test of, 568.
Herschell, Sir Wm., Obituary, 546. Mercury, 185.
Herculaneum 288,

in Sea Water, 94.
Himalaya Mountains, 90, 170.

Metamorphoses of Ovid, 474.
Hibbert's Description of the Shetland Missions, Remarks on, 457.
Isles, 481.

Mineralogy, 576.
Homer, Illustrations of, 575,

Montgomery's Polyhymnia, 1.
Horne's Introduction, 575.

Monochromatic Lamp, 93.
Hodgson, Captain's, Survey to explore Moon, Volcanoes in the, 94.
the Ganges, 170.

Influence of, upon the Seasons,
Horse Shoes, Improved, 188.

Human Life, 74.

Curious Appearance of, at the
Husbandry, 188.

Cape, 572.
Hydrocyanic Acid, 54.

Monuments of the Ancient Germans and
Hydrogen Gas, Sounds in, 93.

Romans, 382.

Monthly Review, 40, 174, 204, 374, 493,

Italy, 583.

Magazine, 79, 148, 273.
Insects, History of, 261.

Murray on Hydrocyanic Acid and Opium,
Ireland, Reflections on, 289.

Original Population of, 409. Music, Metaphysics of, 101.
Irving's Bracebridge Hall, 19.

Murat, Austrian Campaign against, 497.
Iliad, Examination of the Argument of,

Irish Bridal Customs, 126.

Napoleon in Elba, 43.
Iron and Zinc, 188.

St. Helena, 63.

Natron, 573.

New Power, 384.
Jaubert's Travels in Armenia, Persia, &c. New Monthly Magazine, 126, 282, 553.

New Publications, 191.
Jones, Richard Roberts, Memoir of, 58. North, Sir Dudley and Rev. Dr. John,
Joannah, Account of the Island of, 259. 215.
Journal of Science, 81, 139, 518,


Orchard Trees, cleansed by Lime, 189.
Klaproth, the celebrated Chemist, 548. Organized Beings, Number of Species of,
Kirby's Entomology, 261.

Knife Swallower, 507.

O'Meara's Voice from St. Helena, 63.
Kotzebue's Voyage round the World, Odessa, 574.
240, 385.

Ovid's Metamorphoses, 475.
Koran in Turkish, 470.

Obituary, Sir William Herschell, 546.

Opium, 54.

oil, Purification of, 89.
Lamb's Translation of Catullus, 31.

for Watch and Clock Work, 95.
Lithography, 384.
Linnæan Society at Paris, 570.

Lightning, Preservation from, 93. Palmyra, a Poem, 178.
Literary Gazette, 43, 72.

Playfair's Works and Life, 193.
Lime, to cleanse Orchard Trees, 189. Plague in London, Account of the, 325.
London Magazine, 1, 63, 97, 134, 475, Patent for Railway Carriages, 557.

Phenomenon, Singular, 187.
Museum, 276.

Penn's examination of the Iliad, 374,
Lussac, Gay, 565.

Prizes proposed by the Royal Academy

of France, 92.

Philips's Physiology, 139,
Mackoul, James, Memoirs of, 21. Pindar, Peter, 177.
Magnetism, Force of, 90, 189.

Philosophical Magazine, 92, 187.

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Pliny's Natural History, 472.

Polyhymnia by Montgomery, 1.

Trading Authors, 175.
Porter's Travels in Georgia, Persia, &c. Tasso's Jerusalem, Extract from the New

Translation, 278.

Trigonometrical Measurements, 90.
Palmyra, 178.

Tigris River, 156.
Mariner's Song, 191.

Triton, Artificial, 480.
My Mary, 192.

Tour on the Continent, in Verse, 339.
Prophesies of Father Thelesporus, 473. Toads in Stone, 95.
Poisons, Detection of, 569.
Purification of Oil and Water, 89.

Prussic Acid, 189.

Uncalled Avenger, 276.
Physiology, General Principles of, 139. Urine, Black, 88.

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Randolph's Poems, 441.

Valori, Count de's, Journal of Henry
Railway Carriages, 557.

Fourth, 493.
Retrospective Review, 116, 215, 325, 441. Vacuo, Phenomena in, 565.
Rhetoricks, Picture of the three, 472. Vivian's Visit to Elba, 43.
Rhinoceros, A new Species of the, 562. Voltaic Battery, 562.
Rose, Analysis of the, 187.

Electricity, 568.
Roman Pontifical, 471.
Russian Statistics, 382.

Walter of Aquitaine, 5.

Waverley Novels, 40.
St. Helena, A Voice from, 63.

Warming and Ventilating Rooms, 81.
Sea Walking Machine, 574.

Water, Purification of, 89.
Sepping, Sir Robert's, plan for Circular White's Remains, 3d vol., 72.
Sterns, 111.

Wits out of Place, 74.
Steam Carriages, 273, 567.

Wine improved by Chalk, 567.
Stephens, Alexander, from the Port Folio Winter in Russia and South America,
of, 175.

Shetland Islands, Description of the, 481. William Meister of Goethe, 531.
Silent River, a Dramatic Sketch, 282, Wolcott, Dr., 177.

Wordsworth's Ecclesiastical Sketches
Scientific Notices, 88, 188, 288, 381, 480, and Tour on the Continent, 339.

Wool, 570.
Southey's Remains of H. K. White, 3d
vol., 72.

Sugar, preservative of Fish, 571. Yellow Fever at Barcelona, 535.
Sulphur in Vegetables, 568.
Sumatra, Island of, 51.

Syriac Church Service, 470.

Zinc, 188.
Sylvester's Method of Warming and Ven. Zoology, 573.

tilating Rooms, 81.

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