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ADAMS (Dr) Female Medical Adviser

234
Adventure, Twelve Years' Military

227
Album, Edinburgh Musical

151

Amulet

8

Anniversary

5

Annuals for 1829

2

Annuals, Juvenile

9

Annual (he) Biography and Obituary for 1829

157

Anne of Geierstein

36%

Antisceptic (the)

272

Apician Morsels

406

Ariel's (Rev. W.) Sermon, « A glance at that which is pasi,”:161

Art and Nature

Atherstone's (Edward) Fall of Nineveh

301

Ballantyne's (Rev. John) Examination of the Human Mind 57, 193

Belfrage's (Rev. Dr) Counsels for the Sanctuary

278

Bernay's (A.)

German Poetical Anthology

Beveridge's (Thomas) Treatise on the bill Chamber 163

Bijou

8

Bonaparte's (Louis) 'Reply to Sir Walier Scott's History of

Napoleon

286

Bond's (Alvan) Memoirs of the Rev. Pliny Flisko

153
Books, Catalogue of

278
Brayley's (Edward) Londiniana

287
Brigg's (Lieut.-Col.) Letter to a Young Person in India 75
Brown's (M. P.) General Synopsis of the Decisions of the
Court of Session

107
Brown's (Rev.
John) Memoir

153
Brydson's (Thomas) Poems

185
Buchanan (George) Life of

305
Catheart's (E.) Roman Law

269

Chambers' (Robert, Rebellions in Scotland from 1638 to 1660 15

Chronicle, the Scots Law

345

Church of Rome, Spirit of the

193

Churchyards, Chapters on

397

Clapperton's (Captain) Journal

255

Clixold's (Rev. Ì.) Last Hours of Eminent Christians

355

Cochrane's (Captain) Pedestrian Journey through Russia, &c. 176

Collegians, the

285

Constable's

Miscellany

: 15, 15, 176, 230, 273, 381

Conway's (Derwent) Journey through Norway

230, 273
Cribbace's (Reverend Thomas) Essay on Moral Freedom

286
Crichton's (Andrew) Revolutions in Europe

115
Croker's (Crofton) Legends of the Lakes

133
Dalgairn's (Mrs) Practice of Cookery

314
Disowned, the

71

Diversicns of Hollycot : :

19

Ecarté

353
Edmund O'Hara

193
Evoquence, Modern Pulpit

148
Emerson's (James) Letters from the Ægean

189
Extractor, ihe

278
Ewing's
Nemoir of Barbara Ewing

305

Forget-me-Not

6

Friendship's Offering

8

Gelieu (Jonas de) The Bee Preserver

406

Gem, the

9

Gleig's (Reverend R. G.) Sermons for Plain People

229

Gracie's (Reverend A.) Sermons

192

Grandfather's Farm, my

Greek Extracts

136

Haldane (Robt.) on the conduct of the Rev. Daniel Wilson 406

Hales Sir Matthew) Christ Crucified

21

Hall's (Honourable Judge) Letters from the West

85
Hall (Mrs) Sketches of Irish Character

405
Hay's (D. R.) Harmonious Colours

305

Health, Book of

316

Henderson" (Reverend James) Sermons before the Society

for Propagating Christian Knowledge

Hetherington's (W. M.) Dramatic Sketches

340
Historiæ Byzantinæ (Corpus Scriptorum)

403

Hogg's (James) Scottish Melodies

101

Shepherd's Calendar

243

Howell's (John) Life of Alexander Selkirk

59

Huie's British Drama

316

Immortality, Hope of

396

sving's (Dr David) Elements of English Composition 47
Jamieson's (Dr J.) Royal Palaces of Scotland

393
John's Dews of Castalie

119
Johnston's (Dt) Public Charity in France

214

PAOH
Johnstone's (Reverend John) Address after the Funeral of
the Reverend John Pitcairn

249
Jolly's (Right Reverend Dr A., Bishop of Moray) Sunday
Services of the Church

136
Jones' (Jacob) Stepmother, a Tragedy

136

Jurist, the-No. V.

303

, the

3

Kempis (Thomas à) Christian's Pattern, by É. Upham

108

Knight's Heraldic Works

20
Knowledge, Library of Entertaining

316
Knowles' (J. S.) Beggar's Daughter of Bethnal Green

46

Knowles' (James) Orthoepy and Elocution

406

Knowles James D.) Memoir of Mrs Ann H. Judson :

406

Koch's Revolutions of Europe

115

Lawson's (John Parker) Life and Times of William Laud,
D.D., Archbishop of Canterbury

199

Lettere su Roma e Napoli, &c.

48

Letters to the Parochial Schoolmasters of Scotland

116

Liber Scholasticus

300

Library, the Family,

300, 397

Library, the Lady's,

206

Lodge's (Edmund) Portraits

21

Mackray's (Rev. William) Essay on the Reformation 283

Magazine, Blackwood's Edinburgh, for February 1829 173

Magazine, Dublin Juvenile

Magazine, New Monthly, for February 1829

173
Magazine, Monthly, for April 1829

315

Malcolm's (John) Scenes of War, and other Poems

17

Tales of Field and Flood

371

Man of Two Lives

63

Martyr, the Modern

273

Meaning-book, the Child's First

357
M'Grego (J. J.) Stories from the History of Ireland

220
Milligan's (Edward) Elementary Compendium of Physio-
logy

108
Mirstrelsey, Jacobite

289
Moxon's Christmas, a Poem

86
Moore's (D.) African, and other Poems

185
Murray's (John) Glance at Switzer) :nd

3:9
Murray's (Rev. Thomas) Life of Wickliffe

303
Napoleon Bonaparte, History of

300, 397
Notes on Religious, Moral, and Metaphysical Subjects 33
Opening of the Sixth Seal

185
Organs and Presbyterians

:

276
Panorama of the Rhine

123
Pillans's (Professor) Letters to T. F. Kennedy, M.P.

45

Pinnock's Edition of Dr Goldsmith's Abridgement of the

History of England

356

Pitsligo's (Lord) Thoughts, &c.

216
Portraiture of a Christian Gentleman

300
Public Characters

206

Purchasers of Horses, a

Guide

to

357

Reay Morden

326
Reid (John) on Coffee

136

Religious Knowledge, Library of, No 1.

220

Restalrig

171

Review, Edinburgh, September 1828

173

Review, Foreign

373
Review, Forcign Quarterly

173, 373
Review, Westninster

205, 315
Rhind's (William) Treatise on Intestinal Worms

122
Richardson's (Mrs G. G.) Poems

119

Ritchie's (Leitch) Tales and Confessions

108

Ritson (J.) on the Caledonians, Picts, and Scots

73

Roland (George) Treatise on Fencing

407

Sailors and Saints

161

Sanders' (John) Happiness Found

206
Scott's (Sir Walter) Tales of a Grandfather

99
Segur's (General Count) History of Russia

297
Serenade-Light of my Heart

161

Shepherd Boy, (from the German)

106

Sheppard's (John) Origin of Christianity

354
Sherwood's (Mrs) Butterfly

153
Shipp, (John) Military Carcer of

113
Sillery's (C. D.) Vallery, or the Citadel of the Lake 327, 356
Sketches, in Scottish Verse, from the Dundee Courier 119
Spalding's (John) History of the Troubles of Scotland 288
Steuart's (Sir Henry) Planter's Guide

129
Stewart's (Rev. A.) Stories from the History of Scotland 397
Stone's (Thomas) Observations on the Phrenological Do-
velopement of urke Hare

342
Tales, Hungarian

217

Tales of Passion

213

Tales of the Great St Bernard

13

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Tales of a Voyager

PAGA

217 Squirrel Hunting in America

207

Taylor's (George) History of the Wexford Rebellion 355 Travellers, thoughts on Ancient, and hints to Modern

49

Thompson's (G. A.) Visit to Guatemala

310 Troubadours, the

304

Thomson's (Rev. A.) Cure for Pauperism'.

218

Thomson's Rev. Dr A.) Sermons

287

FINE ARTS.

Traits of Travel

313 Academy, Scottish, Third Exhibition of the

331, 404

200

Tytler's History of Scotland

Ayrshire Sculptor

51

Bell, Jonathan A. on the Relics of Gothic Architeeture in

Upham's History of Budhism

311 Scotland

126

Vedder's (David) Covenanter's Communion, and other Poems 119

Professional Society's Concert

Institution, Royal, Eighth Exhibition of Pictures 197, 208, 223

Vertue's Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain

78 Memes, Dr, on the present state of Architecture in Scotland

Music, present state of, in Scotland

Wandering Jew, Lament of the

119 Memes, Dr, on Portrait Painting

94

Waverley Novels, new edition of

395

Widowson's (Henry) State of Van Diemen's Land

Sculpture, Painting, and Architecture, by Dr Memes, Re-

270

view of,

Williams (Mrs) Syllabic Spelling.

333, 359

406

Winter's Wreath

SCIENCE.

Wood (John) on the Edinburgh Sessional School

62 Comets, and other Celestial Phenomena

180

MISCELLANEOUS LITERATURE.

Earth, History and Formation of

315, 331, 337

Phrenological Developement of the Murderer Burke

ORIGINAL COMMUNICATIONS, BY

167

AINSLIE, (W. D.) 199.

THE DRAMA.

AIRD, (THOMAS) 65.

Pages 11, 26, 38, 52, 68, 83, 210, 350, 384, 416.-Theatrical

AUTHORS of the ODD VOLUME, 67, 191, 960, 305.

AUTHOR of the Tales of a PILGRIM, 35,

Gossip in every Number.

ATKINSON, (TROMAS) 169, 239, 358.

ORIGINAL POETRY.

BALFOUR, (ALEX.) 191.

BALFOUR, (ALEX.) Stanzas

111

BALL, (H. G. 27, 40, 83, 159, 267, 298, 308, 309, 365.

BELL, (HENRY G.) The Vacle, a Mystery

40

BELL, (JONATHAN A.) 253.

My Fairy Ellen

83

CHAMBERS. (ROBERT) 10, 57, 159, 112, 169, 250, 265, 293, 294,

The Desolate

307, 379, 115.

155

Nature, and I loved Thee

CONWAY, (DERWENT) 376.

Two Sonnets

CUNNINGHAM, (ALLAN) 101.

267

An Earthquake :

308

FINLAYSON, (C.J.) 295.

Egeria .

309

GILLESPIE, PROFESSOR) 90, 377.

A Letter to my cousin

365

GORDON, (Geo. H.) 213.

The Tall Gentleman's Apology

GBANT, (Mrs, of Laggan) 127, 385.

App. 25

Manhood

119

HogG, (JAMES) 9, 12, 87, 109, 113, 111, 258, 537, 332, 374. BELL, (Jon. A.) King Oberon's Voyage

253

KENNEDY, (WILLIAM) 112, 322, 386.

CHAMBERS, (ROBT.'Young Randall, a Ballad

KNOWLES. (J. S.) 13, 182, 212.

My Native Bay

225

MALCOLM. (John) 27, 114, 211, 378.

The Peerless One

294

MAYNE, (WILLIAM) 323,

CUNNINGHAM, (ALLAN, Nature, by

95

MEMES, (DR) 83, 381.

Tam Bo, Tam Bo

101

MOORE, (DUGALD) 291.

MORENRAD, (REV. DR) 69, 137.

Coxe, (WM.) Serenade

925

The Lost Star

267

NBALE, (John) 386.

FINLAYSON, (C. J.) Song

95

SILLERY, (C. D.) 587.

TENNANT, (WILLIAM) 10, 13, 27, 70, 91, 222, 289, 382.

GRANT, (Mrs) Fragment of a Poetical Épistie

The Indian Widow

WATTS, (ALARIC A.) 401.

GORDON, (Geo. H.) Mont Blanc, a Sonnet

WILSON, (PROFESSOR) 54, 96.

App. 37

HOGG, (JAS.) A Pastoral Sang

ANONYMOUS COMMUNICATIONS.

1828

113

Affairs, a few words concerning our own

241

A Scots Sang

141

Anecdote, curious Typographical

A Real Love Savig

11

352

Assembly, General, No. 1.

349

Epistle to William Berwick

418

, No. 11,

364

KNOWLES, (Jas. S.) Triumph of Malachi

13

, No. III.

382

Farewell to you, Anglezea !

Autographs Connexion between Character and Hand-

Song to Maria.

writing

389

KENNEDY, (WM.) Thoughts at Midnight

392

Burns, Characier of Robert :

361

The Mil-staried Bride

119

Chalmers. Dr

Stanzas

11

386

Composition by Steam, specimen of

MALCOLM, (J) A Sigh for the Past

93

Crossing the Line

206

The Fratricide's Confession

211

Catholic Emancipation

Earth's Graves

249

280

Chess, the Double Game of

292

The Irish Desth-chant

586

Entire change in the Nature of things, proposals for

The Hour of Sleep

30

96

Editor, the, in his Slippers, No. I.

315

MOREHEAD, (Rev. Robr.) Christmas Sonnet

114

No. II.

408

Sonnets

69

Ferer in Edinburgh

153

MEMES, (Dr) Stanzas

83

Hume, Mr, and Marischal College

MOORR, DUGALD) The Voice of the Spirit

252

291

Introductory Remarks

1

MAYNE, (WM.) Stanzas

323

Letter from Oxford,

NEALE, (JOHN) The Birth of a Poet :

93

386

Letters from London, No. I.

STODDART, (Miss) Lines

No. II.

SILLERY, (C. D.) Stanzas

No. III.

TENNANT, (WM.) Song

• 155

13

No. IV.

182

Sonnet

97

No. V.

Minnie to her Spinnin' Wheel

210

70

No. VI.

237

Wilson, (PROFESSOR) The Harebells

54

No. VII.

267

of Peace

90

WATTS, (ALARIC A.) The Melody of Youth

No. VIII,

293

401

No. IX.

Adelive

142

No. X.

383

Song

27

Letter from Rome,

Sonnet

234

84

Literature, Scotch Periodical, Forty years since

Sonnet

419

Sonnets to Genevieve

Lady, the English

321

App

19

Letters from the West, No. i.

Seven Sonnets to E-

399

168

Monsters

Song

110

198

Matters, Scotch Legal

140

212

Members of the General Assembly, Sketches of the Lead-

Songs, Scotch and English Frenchifed

281, 323

ing.

597, 413

389

Methidists, Wesleyan and American

Scene from Wallenstein's Camp

26

351

Tell on the Mountains.

Night-scene in Ireland

262

419

Organ, Introduction of, into a Presbyterian Chapel 154

The Plague of Darkness

183

Papermaker's Coffin

The Auld Beggar Man

22

365

Pcetry of Gonzalo di Berceo

The Elf King

237

386

Progress of Society

220

Recollections of a Parsonage. The Settlement

LITERARY CHIT-CHAT AND VARIETIES.

78

The Occasion

124 Pages 14, 25, 41, 56, 70, 84, 100, 114, 128, 142, 157, 170, 184

The Minister at Home

165 199, 213, 226, 240, 251, 258, 281, 296, 309, 35, 538, 852,

A Clergyman's Confessions 320 366, 387, 102, 119.- App. 17, 19.

Rome, a Day in

290 LITERARY ADVERTISEMENTS, Appendix, 1, et seq.

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GENERAL INTRODUCTORY REMARKS. ever been done before. The mere laborious student who

for ever quarries on the lore of nations and tongues that The literature of this country has undergone, since the are extinct, is known by the depreciating titles of the commencement of the present century, one of those peri. pedant and bookworm ;-the abstracted reveller among odical changes, which, in the revolution of years, seem theories which exclude all human sympathies, and reinseparably to connect themselves with all the intellec. late only to the mysterious laws that govern thought and tual pursuits to which the genius and talents of man are mental perceptions, is distinguished by the equivocal directed. It is not to the great ebbs and flows of mind appellation of metaphysician, which, in the lips of many, to the golden or iron ages, which have alternately il- is meant to imply, that in devoting himself to the invesluminated and darkened the world, that we mean to al tigation of an essence he cannot comprehend, he has lude. We refer to changes of a more limited descrip- overlooked the only part of human nature towards the tion ; but scarcely less interesting to the philosophical improvement of which his wisdom might have been useinquirer into the nature of mind, and the various phe- fully expended. Yet, whilst we perceive the errors into nomena attendant on its developement. To such a one which the over-enthusiastic scholar, or the too ardent worit must be apparent, that even when the higher powers shipper of German philosophy, have fallen, it becomes of man's nature seem to be in equal states of activity, the us not to point at them the finger of derision, or to turn leading features of those productions by which that activity away with the self-satisfied conviction of superiority. is made apparent, are widely different at different periods. Without the scholar, the wisdom of the past would have The fluctuation of taste the alteration in the spirit of the been buried under the ruins of fallen empires ; and times--the commanding influence of one or two bold without the metaphysician, glimpses of a remoter world, and peculiarly constituted minds-are, in general, vague

--of a higher origin,—and of a far nobler destiny, might ly and unsatisfactorily set down, as the causes why to soine have never been revealed. a new order of things should arise in the world of intel.

The same observations which apply to different classes leet, and all the old canons of criticism, by which the of men, may with propriety be extended to different pevalue of mental labour used to be ascertained, rendered riods in the history of this or any other country. There unstable or swept away altogether. We enter not at pre- was a time when knightly daring and deeds of bold sent upon any investigation which might lead to more emprize went hand in hand with intellectual culture ; accurate conclusions upon this subject; we wish only to and he therefore stood the most conspicuous, whose sword point out the fact, and to direct attention to the influence

was seen to flash in every word, and whose resounding it is but too apt imperceptibly to exercise over all our verse seemed but an echo to the trampling of his war. judgments. And most especially ought they to be aware steed ;-there was a time when theological research and of its power, who take upon themselves the important polemical controversy gave the leading tone and colour task of attempting to guide, in any degree, the public to the mind, and when its efforts were estimated only mind.

in reference to that engrossing subject ;-there was a Whether there be in reality a definable and essential time when the quiet happiness of an agricultural and standard of taste-although, like the precious stone Astoral state of society took a strong hold of the imasought for by the enthusiasm of early science, it may gination, and, as in the Arcadia of Greece, or of Sir Phihave hitherto baffled discovery—it is at all events cer. lip Sidney, the whole population “ babbled of green tain, that every age has had its own standard, to which fields,” and limpid rivulets murmured through a thouan appeal was made, and by whicb its decisions were sand eclogues ;—there was a time when quaint conceits, regulated. Different as these standards have common

and strong antithesis, and startling paradox, and all the ly been from each other, it is impossible that they untrodden paths of thought, however abstract and recan all have been correct ; yet, with much error, there fined, or however dependent upon the mere play and may have been much truth in each. That man pos- jingle of conventional sounds, constituted what was de. sesses but a shallow and bigoted discernment who pins nominated wit, when wit meant something more than his faith upon the predominant mode and fashion, or mere quickness of fancy or readiness of repartee, and literary and scientific creed of any one country, or any when, for the reputation of possessing that wit, all the isolated portion of time. By all reflecting minds this is a dictates of a more sober, and perhaps sounder, taste, truth which is generally admitted ; yet in the practice of were willingly sacrificed ;—there was a time when the every day it is but too frequently forgotten. We are all nation once more reverted to the chaste and classical too apt to look only to what is going on around us, and models of antiquity,—when their productions, if more in the pride of our bearts to believe, that what we and subdued in tone, were more sustained in executionour contemporaries are doing is better than what has when the feelings were never violently overwrought, nor

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the imagination taxed to give birth to all grotesque and supported; but let us always remember, that wherever fantastic combinations, when the natural passions of there is thought, there is an exertion of the most godthe human breast were thought to possess sufficient in- like attribute which belongs to man--of all his posses terest in themselves, without being distorted into hide- sions the most valuable; and that in exact proportion to ous convulsions, or microscopically magnified into im- its value is the importance of the use to which it may be possible proportions,—when beauty was not considered put, and the deep responsibility of those who undertake less beautiful because it was simple, or sorrow less deep to superintend its progress, and advise regarding its because it was unpretending ;-and last of all, there was management. We hope that we feel as we ought the a time, and it commenced with the commencement of weight of this responsibility ; we hope we are sufficientthe nineteenth century, when this order of things was ly aware that it is no light sin to send forth to the entirely reversed,—when mere classical correctness was world crude and hastily formed opinions upon works pronounced tame and spiritless, and fast producing that which it took long time and much labour to produce. apathetic monotony which would never be roused into It is our most earnest desire never to attempt to influence animation, startled into energy, or surprised into de our readers by ill-digested speculations, in which a cerlight : then came the restless longing after novelty, tain sparkling facility of diction might occupy the place however perplexing,—the never-ceasing anxiety to ex- of those solid conclusions to be alone deduced from careplore regions of thought—of sentiment-of passion-of ful and accurate inquiry. Never may we be led to speak sensation, hitherto undiscovered,- the dangerous craving of the books which come before us, until we have bestowafter strong and stimulating intellectual food, intent only ed upon them that sufficient and impartial examination, on the present excitement, and altogether regardless of which will satisfy even the authors themselves of our the consequent languor ; innumerable delineations fol. candour, and prove to our readers that we are actuated lowed, not of what human nature was, but of what it only by an honourable anxiety to lay before them their was possible it might become; genius was deified,- true merits. Steadily guided by these principles, we may genius was called upon to create, and judgment and proceed boldly, and whatever worldly success may crown knowledge were taken from their thrones, and made to our labours, we shall ever carry along with us the abiding bow the knee before the idols which genius erected. happiness of a clear conscience.

In every country there have been intellectual changes such as these ; and the comprehensive mind, without al.

LITERARY CRITICISM. lowing itself to be stamped with the features of any one era, may find much profit in all. The gay wild songs

THE ANNUALS FOR 1829. of the Troubadour need not be despised, because Mil. ton, lifted on the wings of religion, soared a far higher unknown to our ancestors, and of very recent and rapid

It is the peculiar feature of Annuals a class of books flight; the rural felicities in which Sidney delighted growth-that they enibody in their pages all the miscelneed not be turned from as weak and girlish, because laneous, minor, and fugitive pieces of most living authors Donne and Cowley thought more intensely, if not with of celebrity. The plan, in theory at least, is a good one. a sounder estimation of the beauty of creation's works; worth, or a Coleridge, would be eagerly purchased when

If the shorter productions of a Sir Walter Scott, a Wordsnor should Addison be left unread, and Pope pronounced published separately, it is but fair to calculate that the uninspired, because the author of “ Waverley” sprung volume will be greatly increased in interest that contains into existence, and Byron conceived “ Childe Harold.” within itself joint effusions from the pens of those and

The peculiar character which distinguishes any pass. many other master-spirits of the day. But in this, as ing generation must be interesting to it, and may afford in all terrestrial undertakings, theory is one thing and matter for much useful discourse ; but the peculiar cha- execution another. There are moments when the very racter of man, and of the mind of man--for ever active, ablest men are little more inspired than the most comyet for ever varying—is a theme of more permanent uti- mon-place, and in those moments, pressed as they al

most always are for time, they are frequently tempted lity and sublimer interest. Let us not then rashly join to commit their thoughts to paper. It is natural to with those who, with a flippant cleverness, the very com- suppose that, in looking over their manuscripts to select mon endowment of inferior minds, either maintain that scraps for the Annuals, they do not always reject things the present infinitely surpasses all past ages, or, falling of this sort, which might never otherwise have seen the into an opposite extreme, affect to undervalue every

light. Aliquando dormitat bonus Homerus ;” but thing that does not agree with their own ideal standard sleep are eagerly pounced on by the whole host of

even the broken mutterings that fall from him in his of excellence, and to discover nothing in the unwearying Annual Editors. Besides, it by no means follows, that, exertion of mental activity which this country exhibits because an author is a great novelist or poet, he is but extreme unprofitableness,-a mere gilding of the on that account better fitted than any body else to write external surface of thought, or vain and unjustifiable at.

a short love-tale, or an harmonious copy of verses, cal. tempts to penetrate into the hidden arcana of the mate

culated to kindie the smiles or draw forth the tears of a rial and immaterial universe. Let us rejoice, father,

fair reader. Milton, we suspect, would have made but that whatever may be the imperfections attendant upon Locke, Bacon, and Jeremy Taylor, would in all pro

an indifferent contributor to the “ Keepsake;" and the mode of its dissemination, the light of knowledge, bability bave ranked among the rejected writers to the and the softening influence of the litteræ humaniores, “ Forget-me-Not.” Byron failed in his attempt to estanow rest, as a sunbeam, alike upon the palace of the blish a periodical ; and Southey's articles in the Annuals prince and the cabin of the peasant.

are in general among the very worst they contain. The Much may we have to say, ere the labours which we

truth seems to be, that they who, at the promptings of now commence be concluded, concerning the errors or

nature, have accustomed their minds to tako enlarged excellencies of many systems and schools, as well as of tract their thoughts into a narrower compass, and to

views of all subjects, find it extremely difficult to con. the merits or imperfections of those by whom they are content themselves with a more microscopic range of

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