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HISTORY. A Historical Sketch of the Formation of the Confederacy, particularly with Reference to the Provincial Limits and the Jurisdiction of the General Government over Indian Tribes and the Public Territory. By Joseph Blunt. 8vo. pp. 116. New York. G. & C. Carvill.

Notes to His Sketches of Bunker Hill Battle. By S. Swett. 8vo. pp. 24. Boston. Munroe & Francis.

A History of Boston, the Metropolis of Massachusetts ; from its Origin to the present Period. With some Account of the Environs, By Caleb H. Snow, M. D. Embellished with Engravings. 8vo. pp. 400. Boston. 1825. A. Bowen.

Elements of History, Ancient and Modern ; with Historical Charts. By J. E. Worcester. 12mo. pp. 324. Boston. Cummings, Hilliard, & Co.

LAW. An Essay on the Doctrine of Contracts; being an Inquiry how Contracts are affected in Law and Morals, by Concealment, Error, or Inadequate Price. By Gulian C. Verplanck. 8vo. pp. 234. New York. 1825. G. & C. Carvill.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. By Octavius Pickering, Counsellor at Law. Vol. II. Containing the Cases from October Term, 1823, in Plymouth, to November Term, 1824, in Essex, both inclusive. Royal 8vo. pp. 650. Boston. Harrison Gray.

A Compilation of Laws, Treaties, Resolutions, and Ordinances of the General and State Governments, which relate to Land in the State of Ohio, &c. Published by Authority. 8vo. Price $3. Columbus, Ohio. George Nashee & Co.

A Digest of the Cases decided and reported in the Supreme Court, the Court of Chancery, and the Court for the Correction of Errors, in the State of New York, from 1799 to 1823. By William Johnson. 2 vols. Royal 8vo. Albany. E. F. Backus.

Notes on Blackstone's Commentaries; for the Use of Students. 8vo. pp. 500. Winchester, Virginia. S. H. Davis.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Court of Appeals of Virginia. Vol. III. By Peyton Randolph, Counsellor at Law. 8vo. Richmond, Virginia. Peter Cottom.

MATHEMATICS. Solutions to the Miscellaneous Questions in Gummere’s Surveying, adapted to the Edition of that Work. 8vo. Philadelphia. Kimber & Sharpless.

MEDICINE. A Vindication of the Thomsonian System of the Practice of Medicine on Botanical Principles, as originated by Samuel Thomson, and continued by his Coadjutors. By John Thomson. 8vo. pp. 74. Albany, N. Y.

The Characteristic of Homöopathia. From Hahnemann's Geist der Homöopathischen Heil-Lehre.' By H. B. Gram, C. M. L. 8vo. pp. 24. New York. J. & J. Harper.

The North American Medical and Physical Journal. Vol. I. No. 1. Philadelphia.

Professional Reputation, an Oration delivered before the Philadelphia Medical Society, pursuant to Appointment, February 8th, 1826. By John D. Godman, M. D. Lecturer on Anatomy and Physiology. 8vo. Philadelphia. B. & T. Kite.

Observations upon the Autumnal Fevers of Savannah. By W. C. Daniel, M. D. 8vo. Savannah.

MISCELLANEOUS. A Letter to Robert Owen, of New Lanark, Author of two Discourses on a New System of Society. By A Son of the Mist. Philadelphia.

The Tour of General Lafayette through the United States, from his Departure from France until his Departure from America, in 1825. With a Sketch of his Life. By Gilbert J. Hunt. Written in the Scriptural Style. New York.

Le Souvenir, a Picturesque Pocket Diary, for 1826. Embellished with numerous elegant Engravings. Philadelphia. A. R. Poole.

Facts and Arguments in favour of adopting Railways in preference to Canals, in the State of Pennsylvania. To which are added, a few Remarks on the Subject of Internal Improvements. Fourth Edition. 1825. 8vo. pp. 68. Philadelphia.

An Examination of the New System of Society, by Robert Owen; showing its Insufficiency to reform Mankind; with Observations on the Operation of the Principles of Virtue in the Mind of Man. 8vo. Philadelphia. John Mortimer.

A Brief Essay towards an Apology for a Play Actor. By Euripides. Albany, N. Y.

An Attempt to demonstrate the Practicability of Emancipating the Slaves of the United States of North America, and of Removing them from the Country, without impairing the Right of Private Property, or subjecting the Nation to a Tax. By a New England Man. 8vo. pp. 75. New York. G. & C. Carvill.

Notices of the original and successive Efforts to improve the Discipline of the Prison at Philadelphia, and to reform the

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Criminal Code of Pennsylvania; with a few Observations upon the Penitentiary System. By Roberts Vaux. 8vo. pp. 76. Philadelphia. Kimber & Sharpless.

A Collection of useful, interesting, and remarkable Events, original and selected, from Ancient and Modern Authorities. By Leonard Deming. 12mo. pp. 324. Middlebury, Vt. J. W. Copeland.

Manual of Parliamentary Practice, compiled and arranged for the Use of the Senate and Assembly of the State of New York. By Aaron Clark. Second Edition. Albany, N. Y.

The Christian Principle in Relation to Pauperism ; dedicated to the Legislature of Pennsylvania. 8vo. Philadelphia.

Report of a Committee of the Regents of the University, appointed to visit the College of Physicians and Surgeons in the City of New York; made to the Regents, January 26, 1826. 8vo. pp. 37. Albany. Crosswell, Barnum, & Benthuysen.

Remarks on the Banks and Currency of the New England States; and the Public Benefits resulting from the System pursued by the Allied Banks in Boston. By the Editor of the Boston Daily Advertiser, having been first published in that Paper. 8vo. pp. 41. Boston.

The Essays of Philanthropos on Peace and War, pointing out the Evils resulting from War, &c. 8vo. Boston.

On the Establishment of Public Schools in the City of New York. 8vo. pp. 18.

NATURAL HISTORY. Supplement to the American Ornithology of Alexander Wilson. Containing a Sketch of the Author's Life, with a Selection from his Letters ; some Remarks upon his Writings; and a History of those Birds which were intended to compose part of his Ninth Volume. Illustrated with Plates, engraved from Wilson's Original Drawings. By George Ord. Royal 4to. pp. 298. Philadelphia. J. Laval and S. F. Bradford.

NOVELS. The Rebels; or Boston before the Revolution. By the Author of · Hobomok.' 12mo. pp. 304. Boston. Cummings, Hilliard, & Co.

The Hearts of Steel; an Irish Historical Tale of the last Century. By the Author of O'Halloran.' 12mo. Philadelphia. A. R. Poole.

A Peep at the Pilgrims in Sixteen Hundred and Thirty Six; a Tale of Olden Times. By the Author of · Divers Unfinished Manuscripts.' 2 vols. 12mo. Second Edition. Boston. Wells & Lilly.

The Last of the Mohicans; a Narrative of 1757. By the Author of the Spy,' .Pilot,' &c. 2 vols. 12mo. Philadelphia. Carey & Lea.

Changing Scenes, containing a Description of Men and Manners of the Present Day, with Humorous Details of the Knickerbockers. By a Lady of New York. 2 vols. 12mo. New York.

The Spirits of Odin, or the Father's Curse; a Novel. 2 vols. 12mo.

ORATIONS, ADDRESSES, AND LECTURES. An Oration, delivered at Providence, September 6, 1825, before the United Brothers Society of Brown University. By Horace Mann. 8vo. pp. 30. Providence. Barnum Field & Co.

An Address, delivered before the American Academy of the Fine Arts, November 17, 1825. By Richard Ray, a Member of the Academy. 4to. pp. 48. New York., G. & C. Carvill.

Oration delivered before Captain J, H. Byrd's Company of Volunteers, on the 4th of July, 1825, at Kinston, Lenoir County, N. C. By H. B. Croom. Newbern, N. C. 8vo. pp. 12.

A Lecture Introductory to the Course of Hebrew Instruction in the General Theological Seminary of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, delivered in Christ's Church, New York, on the Evening of November 14th, 1825, · By Clement C. Moore, A. M. Professor of Oriental and Greek Literature. 8vo. pp. 28. "New York. T. & J. Swords.

An Address delivered before the Columbian Institute, December, 1825. By Thomas Law, Esq. Member of the Institute. 8vo. Washington. Davis & Force.

Address, delivered at the Tenth Anniversary of the Massachusetts Peace Society, December 25, 1825. By William Ladd, Esq. 8vo. pp. 31. Boston.

The Memorial of Chancellor Bland, to the Legislature of Maryland. 8vo."' pp. 74.

A concise View of the critical Situation and future Prospects of the Slave-holding States, in Relation to their Coloured Population. By Whitemarsh B. Seabrook. Read before the Agricultural Society of St John's Colleton, Charleston, S. C. on the 14th of September, 1825. 8vo. Charleston.

An Address, delivered at the Anniversary Celebration of the Franklin Typographical Society, January 17th, 1826. By Jefferson Clark. 8vo. Boston. Dutton & Wentworth.

A Discourse, delivered on the Festival of St John the Evangelist, December 27th, 1825, before the Officers and Brethren of Macon Lodge, No. 34. By Rev. Brother Lot Jones, Rector of Christ's Church, Macon. 1826. 8vo. pp. 11. VOL. XXII.NO. 51.


An Address, delivered at the Opening of the Eleventh Exhibition of the American Academy of the Fine Arts, May 10th, 1825. By William Beach Lawrence. Second Edition, with Notes. 8vo. pp. 62. New York. G. & C. Carvill.

The printing of this Address, as well as that of Mr Ray before the same Academy, is executed in a highly finished style of elegance. However successful the American Academy have been in promoting the Fine Arts, strictly so called, it must be acknowledged, that its members have contributed not a little to keep up the art of printing among us, and have set an example, which we hope will be followed in other quarters.

POETRY. The Passage of the Sea ; a Scripture Poem. By S. L. Fairfield. New York.

A Poem, before the Connecticut Alpha of the Phi Beta Kappa Society, September 13th, 1825. By James G. Percival. 8vo. Boston. Richardson & Lord.

Miscellaneous Poems, selected from the United States Literary Gazette. 18mo. pp. 172. Boston. Cummings, Hilliard, & Co. and Harrison Gray.

POLITICS. An Essay on a National Bankrupt Law; to which is added, an Abstract of the Bankrupt Bill, which was introduced into the Senate of the United States, January 2, 1821. By a Counsellor at Law. 8vo. Price 25 cents.

The Constitution of 1776. By a Member of the Staunton Convention. 8vo. pp. 64. Winchester, Virginia.

THEOLOGY. Importance of Spiritual Knowledge; a Sermon, delivered before the Society for propagating the Gospel among the Indians and Others in North America, in the First Church, Boston, No rember 3, 1825. By John Codman, D. D. 8vo. pp. 44. Cambridge. Hilliard & Metcalf.

Prayers for the Use of Families. With Forms for Particular Occasions, and for Individuals. 18mo. pp. 108. Cambridge. IIilliard & Metcalf.

An Address, delivered at the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Second Congregational Church, New York, November 24, 1825. By the Rev. William Ware. 8vo. New York. B. Bates.

Religious Scenes, being a Sequel to · Sermons for Children.' By Samuel Nott, Jr. 18mo. pp. 162. Boston. Crocker & Brewster and others.

A Discourse, delivered in Trinity Church, New York, on Thursday, November 24, 1825, (the day of General Thanksgiving throughout the State.) By the Rev. John Frederick Schroeder,

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