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Gentleman's Magazine 


Hiftorical Chronicle. 

Volume LXV. 


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at Cccro*s Heady Red Lion f^ajjage^ Ftcet-Str.ct \ 

where Letters arc particularly rcqucfted to be fcnt, Post Paid, 

And fold by ELTZ. NEV/BEKY, the Corner of St. Pau^s 

Cbutch Yardy Liul^ate-^trtet^ ^79S« 

ODE »ir TSi ArriLOACB or Tat ITew Yeak^ 

^ T ANITS," approach, reveal thy lorei 
3 D.fplay thy choiceft gifts in Itoce ; 
jledarei IhaU qulok letorning pe»e 
Bid jursuTt aad cucil difcocd, co.(M 
Frodaim it loud «- and Britain* » t»nefal 
Choi? [iyre. 

To thee, with gratitude, (hall (Irike the 
On thee their enger eyes wiih rapture fix» 
And haiHtritfajloy aufpicinuff ** Nii^tj^Jix f** 
« But W thy .ftrej^mers .frooi nf^x, 
3tiU mm. the flowing tide of war ; ^ 
If yet our chiefs moft keep the fisild ;- 
If Aubbom FroMcr dt.dains to yield t 
If, dill coafidiog in her forc«^ 

She loolw M v^fftry.of courfe r 
Tell us— the year Ihall end her idfe^ dreamy 
And Bruf^tei's arms be inad» each 
poet's theme. 

IIdU '* Britdfrif** ^m th# i^ationsfwit|.^ 
Prove** wHfir^* of the Continent j 
Oa whom the Weftern world relies, ^ 
And /atet contending turn their eyc«; 
Whofe *'mimyfer'* knows wifely how tQ rate 

The bleft refoiirces of her pote< t'iUtl^l 
Whofe << Cmmerce" fpreads the (ailj Slod 
plies the oar, '^ 

Impm-ting foreign*' fnM/irr«i'*toher(hore^ 
To whom 'tis given, from on high, 
•The genial " d^-fpring" to dckryV 
Which hath with confUnt fpWndor 

On « f7r/itf" (eated on her *< T&fvu-i** 
sShall Heav'n, prepitioot to her pray^rSf 
Reward her lalKmrs, and her cares; 
Tell us, (hall Ceorpfi Councite, Fred'rics 
In (afety guard her (Ullf from all .aUcin^ ^ 


BiHraaed «< FranceV deluded (bul 
.Once happy, powerful, aodgrat; 
For wboro the high creative Hand 
All **ftMicm^* in iu wifdom plann'd f 
Recording Mem'ry heaves a mournful figh, 

; Surveys thee with a retrofpe^ivo eye, ' 
With piiy^roix^d with (corn, beholds thy fall i 
'Tis all thou canft expect— << infidious 
Oanl I" 
Born of light fantaftic brain^ 
Of idle fophidry dill vain ; 
Whtt can that dreadful guilt atone 
Which raf'd the " a//ar" and thtt 
« throne ?" [rage^ 

Which o'crwhclmM a//with murd'rons 
AnJ ftain'd with blood th' hidoric pnge 1 
•^ When Horror rides upon the white-mouth*d 
C^in any fort tlie R)un'dring vejjel fave ? 

'V. * 
To '< Bntfifiuickt*' worthy of the meed, 
Thefe eflbrts of an art/eft reed 
The loyal Mufe prefumes to give 
(Where zeal infpirc*, the numbers livej 
Tlie humble tribute of no venal lays ; 

No fervtie adulation marks the praife 
Dqe to a Pfince, difpenfing blcffifigf rounds 
Iq ivti accomplifh'd, and in arms re- 
nown*d ; 
Each fertile plain, each goKlen grove^ 
Refounds with liberty and love. 
In gratitude p«»urs forth the lay 
Rejoicing in mild Brun/wid's fway, 
Whofe influence, by ail confed, 
Exulting reigns in ev'ry bread 5 
To " Brittfit" bofoms, »' Bri/i/h'' zeal' 
imparts ; [all hearts t 

And with the warmed **/«/£;igi" fills 

j. Crane, M-.D. 
^(ilsyDec^i, 1795. 

■ I 


TN tioies of penl tod alarm, wheD* £)r wife and fiilutarjr 
1 reafoiis> Provjdence permtcs the fagacity of the wife to 
pe fraftnued by the arufices of wicked mcp, and the tri- 
impbs of moral virtue to bq for a while fufpended, the 
fDtnd cap reft upon op b^fe fo ftrong, or feelings fo confot* 
lafcoqTf as the cooidouioefs of having done its duty. 

VTA fudb- emotions Mr. Urban enters upon a new year ; 

aiidy although fcmcv^hat deprefled, in common with all 
thofe not pfofelytes to a new .philofbphy, which laughs to 

:'fcorn the better iympathies of the heart, he looks bac|c upon 

. bis labours of the year that is; paft^ with a manly confidence* 
He boldly avows, that no principles can be imputed to hitn 
but fuch as neceitarily proceed from loyalty as a ftibjed):^ 
benevolence as a qian^ imparcialicy as a critidc, and a ge* 
neral love of genius and talents wherever they appear. He 
has ever a&ed, and ever will aft^ upon a fyileqi of conduft, 

' which, equally defying the ikifinuacions of prejudice> ma- 
lignity, and difappointmexlt, at once elevates and fecures the 
mind, firom the reach of nifean and contemptible paOions. 
At th6 iame time, therefore, that he repeats his acknow- 
Icdgenoenls to* the publick, for the undiminiihed fuccefs 
which ftill continues to accompany his exertions, be again 
holds forth his accutlomed Invitation, without didinftion of 
feft or party, to all who may think proper to exercifc their 
talents, in whatever purfuk, -for the elucidation of what is 
obfcure, or the promotion of what is ufeful, in any branch 
of Science or the Arts. Neither will he take his leave 
of the Numerous cjrcle whofe friendfliip is his pride^ 
and whofe afliftance he may boaft, or of that publick whofe 
approbation damps its valued fantftion on his labours, with- 
out offering his ferious prayer to the Father of Good, that 
all forrow for p4ft, or terror of future calamity, may be 
fpeedily obliteraied by the return of peace, the extindlion 
of animofuies, the oblivion of injuries, and the circulation 
of benevolence to an extent, which may embrace every 

quarter of the globe, 


Dfc.^i, 1795. 










Plan fi^fflfd fw hoMrarj Premiums U FarwarK USH' 

poor curates, left by a Mr. Stock, and 
g vcn iorikcwhcic in London. 1 Eodtbat 
this year it lias liren bcnowcrf on ten 
ciertrymcn, not one of whole Ulaiics a- 
tnounts to more th^n 30I. a ye*ir» an J 
one tA only 13I.I Add to this, ih«tt 
they have all large and young famlici ! ! 
Ill fiioit, the tot^l amou-^t ot rhtjr fala- 
lits \i 221.. ^nd the number of ilicir 
children 69 !!! A.e thcie th-j^ to, 
Mr. Urban ? or, rather, fiouid ley L>e 
f J ? 1 muft leave it to i' an. . 'her of 
your corricrpt^ndcoir, wlio ai- U;itwr ic- 
quainicd wuh fuc*! iU.*acrs, '.o mror n 
A. B. *^bo Mr Stock wa? ; End will 
lObly adi\ u)at I liave heard, or read, 
of a Mr. B" »vft' > cl.jniy ^or p€»ur 
clergymen. Dr. iJulb- 's, axA lilihop 
Crew'«. T'.c laft is, 1 liulicve, uuifl- 
ncd to the hundred of Sparkcnhue, m 
Leicedcrfliire. but one will be f'u 
good, pcrliapt, throu|;h the medium of 
\our very valu ibic Mifccllauy, to give 
uini a full and accurate account of inefe 
cxcclleot charities. 

Mr, Ukban, ^ ytf». 5« 

FROM your ▼aluablc Mn, zmc I 
receive monthly no fmall lh4rc of 
pleafure and ioftrufliou, and in m> turn 
fiave oceafi^nmlljf contributed to the a- 
inufement and inforiiation of fume of 
your numerous readers. Prom your 
H^ine alone (fetting afide former CX* 
pcrUnce} 1 uced not doubt your vr* 
ba»ttf to rpHre a column for the fo luw* 
in|* letter, which hascenainly fomeihing 
of the MU:t^ in it if nur of liie dmUti but 

fore '<ing, ilioiild fee m.y name among 
tbofe who are r.corded in the lift <»f pro* 
motions to — — the re£^«Ty of 1 

iA iht p.ereniation of ; fo vou 

in«y Dotv perceive, M<f Uthao, that 
)(ii:r cor ref pond enl it h c:ciKy«nattr 

However, fhouid (ucU au event §V€r 
take p!acs, ] oican to adopt the follow* 
in^' ),:lan i but| us I fee n.t lik -lihood of 
iiri heini( foau, «ind »- maiiy good Ichemcs 
h ve been rei*dfitii abortive by the in* 
tcrvti»"rn yl '♦ aih, I Ihall not w^it for 
ili;c u^ual ?rc -mp iibu'ent «»f my dcfign, 
but I' a* « < II c^ n'otvd wiib (he mirii - 
uf! g fili lu)it*ciicd it» as if | had 
bi n ifie full 10 put i( in praQice. 1c 
need not be laid by mc, for it is felf* 
cvtdi.Jt 10 all rsca, that U is one ciTui* 
tial p ir ot every mioiilcr's duty 10 /«t 
•leuv^ut to he upon ^ood terms with hii 
pariUiioacr>,8nd it poiliblc (tor «n lonve 
inllancrs u may. not) to live peaceably 
with a 1 iren. He (bojld fiudy evci^y 
ho^ottraifU method to conciliate tbe af- 
fe£)iunN ot hi» people tAwaida him, that 
they may briiU re(pe£l the cfiicc and 
love the man j ao<! ccit«iinly there aie 
m'ny ways of cfll^tin^ in dciirable «a 
objcV, which wiM be ai '.ended wi|b very 
little inconvenience, and not inucu ea- 

Now, rupprfioi* th^t I was the re6^or 
of a. country panft. the ni^ijority of my 
flock would prcbrfbly be in the a<riculf 
tural line. Some upon a Urger Ic^lc, 
and others in gr^d.ition, down to the 
cottager. The plan 1 ihould have rc- 
courfe to would be to publrfh on the 

1 hope that it will p ovc to icvcral ak church-door, that to the faimcrs wUo 

%ven diU^mndi at iim«mA. 

1 am one of thofc laafdrtunate beingti 
w/ho, from fume paculiaritics of fenti- 
tnenc, am not a pleafing cfimpnnion to 
the world in general, and, being tbut 
a good ifeal fe eluded from fuciety with 
ilu living, of courfc I allbciate not a 
]itite with the dead, by reading and re- 
flc^iBg upon their Barm /trip.' m^ and 
icmctimes have recourfc to ttic fame 
means of perpetuating fuch thoughts as 
pccur to myfclf. K>w» the fame caufit 
which fo much debars me of focieiy will 
probably deb^r me from ever aitaiftaing 
iQ the iionoun and advantages of the 
xvorld i for 1 cannot ^n/irr, nor fav yes ! 
when I think no! but always fpeak with 
that upright and downright fincrrity 
which i wifli others to fpcak to me. 
If I could p/4tr iki jyeipbiua a liule 
better, perhaps I might fuccccd at well 
ak fome other of my brethren have done 
iu different ages, and now do 2 andi be- 

produced the bcA ten acres I'f muif£sg, 
bsrlijf^ or M/i, 1 woi'ld re'in(|uifli re- 
fpedively the tithes of thoTe acres for 
thai ytatf and either give u them m 
current cafli, or in an honorary filvcr 
cup or medal of equal value, as Ihould 
beft fuic their own wiUic^. Tlic award 
Ihould be by proper judges, viz Jkiljul 
and impartiai-f and on Michaeima* day 
would requeli ihc ^U'boig of them (if my 
houfe could contain them) to take their 
goofe, plum -pudding, and home-brewed 
Od^ber^ at the reflory, and then receive 
at leaft the award, if not the reward, of 
their indoAry. Kow, Mr. Urban, can 
you difcovcr any thibg iu this plan that 
IS objefliooable. In my opinion, this 
woiJd be a much better method of 
dwelling arooogft my paiilbioners, than 
behaving with a juptrtiiUus n/grviy at 
thoutfh they were a race of beings un« 
worthy of my company ; (fuppofing the 
faimeis in gmral not to be as lisrMgd 


M their prM% jm, ilMf «ny be of at asrioilcoral focitty. ^ow. w^hoevcr 

jM^jtriw^HK •■'■•^■^•Mvre^*"* obcami the honorary mark of ikilt» 

dtrfm^^ M iM lel) aad by affnav- ftouLd not be allowed again to itrive 

s^i «riili ftem b thia fricridly manner, for the Jam§ prixe till ieven yean hiid 

if I«a«lWiili •dipHybecottitDg my cUpfcd, by which means there would 

imiMl i^ m (fuch •Hiifian^tbebr rihaid>^y be a greater chauce for every one to ob«. 

«ad Mtff)ibciAv)v thay woold infcniiWy uin w io iheir rurn, at the ibii of one 

•c^viKapolifli of ttamera very different farm may be, with very little culiair, 

foik*c bootiikMtaldoMeeaky, «hich» fo far fupe>ior to the others as to pre. 

(I Ml fbiry M'&y ill) too generally duce tonfiamtly beiur grain than the 

pretaillgmoafrllKil Miv, beeaufe thiiy reft can, notwtthftanding the utmcft 

•flbcuit cMiiv^aiMi^ themfelvei, or itforts of iudnfiry t§ extetd it 

wkfa M» of ficligne morals. £t:t this ptau would be much more be. 

Tim ^mfgf themteivaa would, in the dcHcmI io the couotry at iart^e if there 

o mfc •( A Imr y«im^ iiad the goi^ ef - were m^rt Jarmi mttd m^rt farmin • 

Mb of ^bg itt iMe maOMt. They that is lo fay, if fome of our •vergvwu 

«0«M ■« bw«lb IIHffob gnmbliflg at f«>mt vkcic divided and occupied by 

|bey mvm mm aWigail to' hear, about ihiee t>r four independent families in- 

paymtii of tfce<r tiiliea. Murmurs Aead of one purfc-proud Sir Ignoramus 

tbtrt wovW tiitaioly be from thofe Dive*, afliftcd by bis menial hirelings 

wlMlt--leadfB| chnteriAic b avarice ; and iudigtnt Ubourers. The time will 

b«t cbay^ wotSd be rnvdi tdb frequent come when the muejiij of thele things 

ibao tbcy art at pnfeat. As to an will be evident, and when the wifdom 

«Milbtof ticboh wbicb feemt now to of our 1or<:U*hcrt, in having iiii»K 

be <b ordtody wifliad for by many* it farms, will be a€kn§wii^td by our 

would tbcf (ItbiDk) feaKe aver be de- pra^iice. The principle of this inflitu* 

lired by My bot fucb mi thofie i juft cion may be extended to our inanufdc. 

mentioMdp For my partt Sir, X am fo torits as well as to^ ou^ bulbindmen. 

cboroogblf fionvtoced of ik9 jmr^ divine For example ; if I hved at Nottingham 

right to ik^if '9n6 tbit it is the m$JI (where, i believe, is a large (tocking 

mfniimbtt 996 Jmirtfi tn^n of pavmcqty .manuf^dory), I would' give three 

that if tver«he ftate concedes U» far to prizes, uf a guinea, ijs. and los. 6d. 

popular clamour (e!Mm9nr raiftd tj fat - to ihe three per'bns who Ihould produae 

tioDy and frnfftrud by ignoraua amd <he beft fpecimsns oi their (kill in that 

mVMfice) as to decree a commutmion ror branch. Ttiis i would conhne to the 

littaet, the fiare Ihall have a formal re- jontnsymtti only; and the fiffi tkirij 

fignation of my letters of crdcr«, nor ^ho gave in their names to be appoint- 

will I ever exerctfe the patlorai oi'icu !o ed for that year to try their Ikiil. Eaoli 

long as fiich a decree continues in i'orce: candidate flioulJ bring his pair fome 

but 1 truft tYut our tegiflators hive too tii&e aiK«uc Chtidmas, and every man 

mocb wildom ever to be the dupes of h^^ his pint or quart of nU, nuts, aii4 

fuch miquitous artifice as tn introduce bifcuits, at my houfe. The refjpeAive 

fucb an innovation in our U<vs : which nitiits co be determined by a malter or 

would in ail pfobabiliiy pn^ducc fimilar mi^lims in ihc trade. And, in order to 

troubles in this countiy to thofe t^htch make this indaflry as conducive to vir* 

francg his woefully etperiencd, oni»i- t»»<i a* I could, it ihould be a ncceflfary 

aiting from a ri:n:Ur taufe. The aho- condition that erery candidate (hould 

lition I fboutd vote for is t!ie- abo- (bond, fide) have manufa^ured the ar» 

itiiOH 9f avartet hoth in the' c!crgy and t«c!o at a time when he would not be ac 

htty ; and then ttrhct w:l! not fctm woik tor his mafleri fuch as, between 

fuch a buithen to the one, nor be too ^''^ houis of 7 :.nd 8, or 8 and 9 ; 

aiixioufl'y fought after by the o:her. or in the ftUivai wcekof CbiiAmas, by 

But I have here briefly touched upon a ^vhich means they would, inf^mtmi^* 

fubjc£k which I did not dcfi^u wlicn I jurt^hc kept Irom getting diunk in thole 

fat dowu ro write ; ihertfore, to rciuin haunts of iutcmper«ince and vice, the 

to the ot»ie£l I hid primarily in view, do taverns and pct-houfes. The reflric- 

you not ihiuk Sir, that fuch awKuat ^^^^ io '^'^ c^^l*: ihould be for lifei fo 

partOi prizes' from the r#^0r (\^l><;thtr (hJC he, who had obtained one prise, 

clergy or layman) wou'd be productive iii«>uld never be permitted on the lift 

of great national benefit. Such an in- any more in my panjb. Yours, &c. 

fliiutioo would be a ftimulus to iuJuliry, SuoGctTOR. 

and make almoA every pariA a llii^e To 

Mr. Grahsm'i farting mri H Mr. G'lrraeli. [J^ 

Sir. Jm9. 5. 

I THOUGHT onr corrcfpottdence 
wAuld huve ended before this; but Z 
find in the Gcntleman't Migizinc, vol. 
LXIV. p. 996, ycu there finiur me 
v^ich 1 fariisg word ; and I take this 
opportunity uf aekDowlvdgiDe it. 

With refpcA to mjr being aole to pro- 
duce any more dccifive TaAt than ivhat 
1 have dooC| at this diflance of timej it 
it impfilBble. 1 have given, and I now 
continue to give you, the befl which 
ever could be had, and that 11, the un- 
equivocal exculpation of the gentleman 
on whofc memorandum this calumny 
liat been fabricated. Had yon. Mr. 
D'lfraeli, related your anecdoic with 
that moderation and modefty, which a 
iiocere and dinnterefted to*?e of' truth 
can alone demand, however greatly X 
might hafc been (hocked ar ynur narra- 
tion, 1 fiiould not have felt that indig- 
nation aj^ainll you which I confefs i 
did I and 1 glory in the avowal. If 
you will take the trouble torecolleA the 
unwarnintable and very abuiive terms 
with which you cAnveved )our infor- 
mation, you rauft ackno\vled{,e that 
fuch Luifuage wak by nu means necaf- 
iiiry. But you go farther i you fiti, 
** ilicfc difapUm/wms were at length per- 
ceived, and (he (Mrs. M^caulay) was 
warcked ; and, lu confcqueuce of her 
being dete^ed, fie was txcMed tbe 
Mit/fum/' This watching, and this de- 
te6tion, muft certainly have become a 
matter of notoriety ; and, if the Gover- 
nors of the Mufeuni at that time had 
done their duty, which }ou can hav^ no 
juli rcafoQ to charge rfaem with the neg- 
lc£t of, they certainly mu(t, as yon a1- 
lert, have difmilfed her the Mul'eum, 
and that difmiflal would have been en- 
tered in the Minuter of their proceed- 
ings. To afcertain which, I have ta- 
ken the only means 1 could, by apply- 
ing 10 Dr. Morton, who was Ht that 
tiuie, a» he is now, the principal libra- 
rian, and through whom (uch an oidir 
muft have cuinc 1 here I'ubjoin the 
Do£ior*s anfwer} which, if >ou (liiiik 
it (upports your caufie, u much at your 

•* 7? th Rfv. William Ci aiiam. 
•' Sir, Oyf. li, 1794. 

•• Til It Mn. MaL"vnlay wnb ever denied 
aeoals to the Kni.lh Moletim is, 1 believe, a 
very €a/ummdu4 ajt ftf.n ; and it iy very eafy, 
•ven at this dil^aure of ' imc, to txaminr tin: 
ti-uth of il. All iIk pi-iK-coiliMgs (.f the 
fruilccs of \\'.t MuK-f.n »ie faiUifnl'.v re- 

corded iff the refpedHva •Mmutet 1 and^ if 
any vr^ §f the lakmft mtftirt wai tvir nuiep 
it will tliere be fuoiMl fmrfy emttrtd 

** if yauy therefiure, am defiraa to via- 
dicnui the refpectaUe charaAar of Mb. 
Macaulay in a amji^ vm^i you wtU do wvll 
to apply in the Tmilees in thdr 
monthly coouuittee, and tore^peft tliat Sbef 
will pleife to Jiit^t i&eir fecretaiy to exa- 
mlue their Miiuiteti ajul, if thaare may be 
found any fuch order, that they will plcafa 
to diredt Clieir fecii^tat^ tii gi\e you a c»py 
of it, finned hy himfelf ; and, on the con- 
trarv, if no fiidi order doth there exf(^, 
that they will he pleafed alfo to give you a 
profier certificate, figned by himfetf, that 
no fudi order doth there exift ; and thug 
you will be ahlo «d refoie, in the moA iatis- 
fii^tury manner, JU emltmmf ^f vm&ic^ yw fi 
ju/iy etmplmin, \ our muft hnmbla- fetvaut, 
(Signed) '< CuAaL&s MoaToii." 

lu'cooTequenceof Dr. MoRon't ad- 
vice, 1 app'ied, by letter, to the inmith- 
Iv committee of the TruAcea' of rhe 
Bntiih Mufcum \ and I here ffdd the 
anfwjer I had from their fecreury.' 

<' 7e tbe Rerf, Wf I.LtAM G RAH AM. 

'« Ste , Bri/iji Mufft f , Dfe. x 5, 1 794. 
« I am ordered by ihc Truftees of the 
Rricilh Mufeum to inform yoJf that it doM 
not a|>pear fn>m their MinuBes iliat any or« 
der lu deuy Mn. M jCMulay acoeis to the Bh« 
tilh Mul'eum was ever made. 1 am^ Sir, 
your very humble (erv nit, 

(Sigued) '< S. HAarca, (ecresary.*' 

In your parting word you cb«rge me, 
Mr. D'lfraeli, with low abufe townrda 
you. As for that, 1 truft I (ball always 
have (uch a rtipcik fur my own charac« 
icr as to p. event any one from accuiing 
mc with jul\i«.c ot (uch a charge, if 
the pcrlbn 1 have to contend %vith hap- 
pens, either from apparent charaAcr or 
conduct, to bs lu tliai fituaiion to whom 
the term hw may be applitd, you cer- 
tainly afford me another infianie of 
youi unreafona blend's, in denying rec 
the privilege of uling adequate cxprcf- 
frjns tu the (ubjc£t 1 am ticdiiug uf. 

And now, Mr. D'Hr^ieli, as 1 confi- 
der your correfpoodencc with me to be 
at an end, 1 hope you will be mure 
cauricus in your condu^il for the future 1 
and heic 1 dccUre th<tt my refcntinent 
a^!;RinU you ceafet, and I fincerely wifh 
you (ucccfs in every viituous and hunUl 
undciiakinir you may be engaged in. 1 
am, Ml. D'iddtli, your veiy humble 
fervant, William (y&AHAM. 

Mr. Urdan, 7««. 8. 

MY late criticpie on Dr. Johnfon 
and James Uohvcll^ clij. his a- 


>795-] Rxmrnrh am. Dr. Jobnim.'^namiuiiu^ SirlUmnu 

fIffliMc biompher, haviiig meT(LXI V. 

%'!lLi»\f wiCB a fa«o«r«lHt rcccptkni, 

Ijpi Mitacpi to tfoiibk yoa api* npcw 

dMlMW fal^fta. Ta p. t« of Sir John 

QiwIiifM'^ Lifii aT. tbft l«i«cograpbcrv 

bii'imlMt lyr. JobofiHi co«fiii-tcmiM 

to CbriNlhis Ford, die DrnnintrMrfmtB 

w Hogsfth't McdfTH ffU^kt CmrniT' 

/Mm. B«t» in pL S, Ford it cwkt 

MA bit teiitif . Ooe of tbcic bcisg 

ifkifllriiy ji' mirrepcefnttiaoa, ont 

#<ibld be apt to coqccivt ibat p % niif* 

caOt Mrt. timrii TribafiM, tba •« fitter 

dIOr. Jofiepb Tpfdt" fbr hit dtoghter. 

If fo* Cbrndiist w^ vnde to Samuel. 

Bus Mr* Bafmrell.ivakct tbam coufint* 

it edit. vol. II. p^ tbjif ** He waa my 

nocbif « acphcffr/' 

VoL II. p 4JO, Mr. Bofwell't quo. 
tatioo from our Butul Service it erm- 
beouft : ** In tht fuit aod cent in 1» >pe 
of a iilg^ rciurrcdion i" whiih bcivg 
pnc m invcrced Cbin.mat fiicwt he meani 
it at • quoplinn. Tba; original is, ^' Id 
CttTC Md caruin hope of cife refurivc- 
tioB to cieraai iiia :"- (he inc<a)in| tti 
whidi iff wa h^tTinCf ^ u^s an tpoitle's 
cxprcffioD, ^Xa^^Q^^s of which the 
wonU ui tba reciul Mie »o elegit, pe- 
rriphr«Ci| we, having a firiii and unflia- 
ken belief, and a confcqucnt hope, in 
^a comfortable dofirine of i>nri«; agam 
to a future happy ft&te of axificace i do, 
tlere/$ret commit the body of ihe He- 
ceafed to the ground. I am fure Mr. B. 
did not mean co mifrep/eftnt the do£li iue 
of the Church of Eagiaod ; but hn mif- 
<]ootatioa cffc£tu«Uy ferves to convince 
her <'ncmiet of the truth of an impuCH- 
tion, which ihey are MOt/laik ai ihiow* 
iog in her teeth. 

In vol. II. p. It, there is a pun fo 
▼ery inexplicable co me, that, hHTing 
repeatedly read it over, I could not hut 
wonder at my own Rupidity in not 6n- 
ding it out. I next reat) ir ovier to an 
ingenioos friend ; who could make no 
mor« of it than I. Then we propofcd 
it to a party of ladiee; but the veil (lill 
remaired. Good Mr. Urban,' explain 
it to us. The pun, which is ai follows, 
the fuge moralift thought fo excellent, 
that he advifed the author nev&r a/^ain 
to attempt to fay good things, bat *' to 
teft his colloquial fame opon it." Mr. 
Gwio, the archire£V, being charf^cd 
by the Do^or with '* taking a church 
out of the WHjf, that the people might 
go 10 a llraight line I'o ihe bridge j" le- 
piied, *< 'Mo, fir, I itm putting the 
church M the way, th;*t the people may 
not £§ §Mt ojtbi nuttf,** Had Mr. B. told 

Ui what eburcb and bridge were the 
fabjeftof dilcoorie, Ii perhapi, might 
have been clearer headed in the explica- 
tion. Bet I much fear an eraporatioe i 
for, at Voluire very juAW obferref, 
" L|i ptaiTanurle expliquei ccfleroU 
d'etre pUifanttrie." 

Vol. II. p. S34. Dr» Johefou met 
Edwardiy the attoraey, in 1778, who 
had been at eoHege with him in 17291 
of whom Mr. B. (ays, << Haring benn 
at Pembroke College together mmt-mni- 
thirty yeart ago^" 49 it the difference 
between thefe dates. I au) much cbtU 
gcd by the learned Antiquary't palite* 
nefty fi. ^s8. in noticing my query, 
aiui fan£kiooing my opinion in the crt* 
tiqim on Dr. Johnfon't miftaking the 
quantity of Balmerino, I b^d intended 
addrefliogyott upon fomeorhrrfubjeAf ; 
but I muft defer them for ynur next 
Mifcellany. At I have begun there- 
fore wirh critit-ifm, fu I'will conclude. 
Having venturrd tocorred our literary 
ColvlTus in hit roiAaking applicition of 
the piu-pcrfe£t tenfe in the auxli^irf 
verb bgnK^ p. 613. of your Uft tolume t 
I am animadvert upon two 
other eminent authors, f-iliog in the 
fame panicular. Dr. Johnfon, in hit 
letter to L(»rd Cheflertie'd, h»t, << The 
notice— had it been fooner, bjut been 
kiod/' meaning nn^nld han*i bun kind. 
Hume, in his Hiftory of England, p. 
195. Ctiailes 1. t63Q, has, " To h^tve 
ne^ efied them entirely, had it been con* 
lifl^nt with order and public Cifetv, hud 
bi4^ [would h^ve i)een] the iN-iUQ mca- 
iuie that couid have been emhiacej. 
Attain, p. 261, Charles I. 162 j, fpc^* 
king of ibe French genilunin, co wlionn 
was imputed the death of The Duke of 
Buckingnam, he U)% '* in the hurry 
of levengt, they had bttn [would ha»e 
been] inftanily put to death ; hadihey 
n(«t been faved by fome of more temper 
and judgeoienu" In ail thefe pifljgra 
no vciy ketn eye is necrH'^ry co hnd our* 
that the Lmi '\n the fir ft part of the fci}- 
tences, and the bad in the latter, are 
uicd in very diifcrenc ftnfes. The one 
is merely decUiativc, and the other 
contingent; or, in the oM Ungutge of 
graiumai, one it in the indiC'.iivr, the 
other in the fubjunflive. mood. I wifli 
every man, accullomed to deveiope hia 
thoughts to the publick, would Oudy 
the [A>wthean f'yilem. He might afcer« 
wardii adhere to ir, or difl'ent from it, at 
Mr. Horne Tooke and my old acqu^m* 
tance Dr. Gregory have donr. l\c cer« 
taioly wouid be no lofcr by an atteritiva 


8 Burton's Lciccftcrniire. — St€ti 9fjlfr 6n 2glh pf January. [Janl - 

peruf.ll ; ercD after, be had read it oyer ^ 
ye.irs bsfnre. I lately took it into my hetd ^ 
to inHru.fV a young fad% in the grammar 
of hern:Ytive tonpue; pnd' am much in- 
debted to her for the D-eafure aff'rded 
roc of re-peru(ing the Bifliop's •* Infli- 
tutes." From •« Two Grammatical 
Eifats, London, 1768,** he fays, •' It. 
hii been very rightly obfcrred, rhat the" 
Trrb baif, in the common phr»fe / haJ 
ratter, is not properly ufcd, either at 
an aflive or auxiliary verb ; that, being 
in the paft time, it cannor, in this cafe, 
be properly cxprcdifc of the prefent 
time ; and th->r it '\% by ro means ledu* 
C'bte to any grammaticn! cnnnruDion. 
In truth, it feemt to have ariftafrom a 
iniftake, in refoUine: ih? familiar and 
ambiguous sibbreviatir.n PJ rattfr, into 
/ baara(hir, inftead of / *would rathtr\ 
\%hich latter is the regutar, an?lopous» 
and proper expreffion." See PCalni 
Ixxxiv. 10. This remark is truly ex- 
relient; and yet how few exemplify it I 
Even the learned Lowh himftif foigeia 
it; before the conclufioi of his Gram- 
mar. In his " Sentence 1," fpeaking of 
the relative, ed. 1781, p. 138, he givrs 
this example in his own words : ** H«d 
be done this, he had tfcaped." The 
plu-perfie£t tenfe of the fubjuodtive 
rooodt in the Latin lani^uage, is often 
miftaken and mif'tranllated. Li:l)'i 
Grammar is very defeAivc in this in- 
tlance; and fo all the txercife-bocks, 
excepting Turner's, which nor in 
ufe in my l>nyi(li da^s. And owing to 
this miilskke, it it no wonder Sir Uo^cr 
L'CIlrange, and other rrtnditois, have 
made fuch blunders; attributing that to 
a paft period, which the fpcakcrs ('p;ike 
of as a ibim contirgrnt futurt one. E. 
jt:. C. Julii Ci-f. Com. lib. X. §. 35. 
Qt'uJ fi aifrffijttf ac pofT IfK^nem traai* 
dijet. Lib. IV. § 8. Pt.chant, \yi\ ad 
cos equ>te«, qui a^n en ahUctJfitjtitt^ 
piX'TiiTieret i wUny2'*ir//« prcrcMc. Thts 
laittf paff:<ge ought, accordint^ to the 
rcccired nctKin, to be iranllatcd. They 
intrei*ed bim 40 fend the cavalry that 
bmdltd Hp the infantif. . Cxfir abounds 
in hundreds of tnftances oi this fcnt'c, 
in the application of the ^ mood and 
rcnfc in queflion. And it is remarkable, 
that the fame tenfe, in both languages, 
ibouid be fo often mifappli^d in one in- 
ft.incc, and mifiotfrprtifd in the other. 
Y. ur$, &c. Protoplastides. 


Mr. UrdaN, 7«». 6. 

ONCKIVING It a duty to contri- 
buic LVtT) aiomol iiilurmaiionthat 

may occur, when ijncommonly lau^^blo 
exeniont are iifffdf 10 ohta>fi it; allo#. 
me to fupgef^ to the flittorian of Liri*' 
cederfliire, tb^r, at the fnle of the li- 
brary of Philip C^rtfrct Webb, efq. fii 
1771, No. 1T70 was a copy of Bukton 
with MS Notes \ and that, at the Shel- 
don (alt. Sept* 7« 1 781, by Chriflip, 
No. 548 was another copy. Jf the pof- 
(VfTort of both, or either, is induced 
fr>im this hiut to communicate the 
Notes, 1 fhill rejoice. 

It ii fomcwhat fingular, th.-^t two dif- 
tina plates of Mr. Bluik (LXIV. 
1069.) diould bavt been cngiaved,' and 
his hiltory be wholly unknown. 

The Dr. Dirbmm (ibid.) wai cer- 
tainly a fellow of Pctcr-houfe, the rcc« 
tnry of Sui<licrn btine In their gift. Of 
Horner i kiiow notLin^; but iliould 
like to know his ftory* 

Yours, &c. M. Gr£KK» 

Mr 17 b HAM Biaummk-ftHH^ Mmry^ 
Mr.UfcBAH, U^Bf>me,7MM. 26. 

I SEND yod below .he exaU (late of 
the air yeflerdiy, taken by two Cher- 
mometcrt (Fahfcvheit's Tea e) ex^,)o«'e<|^ 
in tht optn air, in the Ihadc. Pcrhvpt 
the ^reateft degree of cold ever knowft 
in London. A. S. 

Sunday, January 151 1795; light .Vir, uiod 
at N. K. £. cinnr iky, great Irolty cxha* 

Mercury in tbermooDeter 
A. M. 

At ^ 4 .ibovi o. Barometer 30 S 
i 4^ Hygroroetor) diy. 

K ^ 

20 8 

i H 

II 10 hnght fuiu 

ra 12 ditto. 
P. NF. 

1 17 diito. 

2 19 ditto. 

3 a I vliito. 

4 2z N. K. barometer 30 6 

5 11 Small white doudi» 

£. S. E. at 5 P. M. 

6 24 

7 2.^J 

8 %.\ 

9 12 
10 2t 
It l<) 

Water froze almoft folid iw « cbam- 
bcf, in vihuh a condant fire is kept, 
until 3 o'clock ; and the froft remained 
on the inftdc of the windows, with a 
lari^e fiic in the room, till nearly 4 





'« on lh« 
E ftiadi 

ulir, M 

bfer four 

f, .( ,h. 

Rich pi(- 
ph DgriM 

»f BriniEH 
'of riiflia. 
*u with an 
by wiy of 


. BrHge.. 

f* of. Lt\. 
ted ID our 
jTc int'Ddcd 
t« f.ying 


>«. ... 

four coirc- 
^. like S r 



he BOW ip- 
by the hcarv 
reir, .3d UD- 
ncr method I 

Co fail laftMll, 

Iittanriitc the 
)lu hrougtic 



179J-] I'fi^tftitn M Ayllham.— BmnptoD m I^onbainptoillhire. 9 

M'. UtIAN. Ntrwntb, Jm- '■ ■ dclliiutc of tower, batliciTientt, or dero- 

■n-TPON a «jll pimof oak ..r ch.f- tMianol^an* kiuci, fir-ppcd e«n <,f ih« 

■Xf nut. five iachtt In ihicknrr*, ua. diritet of a irtc or h^d^e; fuiroundH 

dn ih* pinjo^iuii of ihe Grit floor, i« by iMrriD hilli, which ftcm rHii<.iJ lu it» 

■ht r><:iit «f ilic BrideifCll It AvKh^m, derulut ippdtrjnu. Hiiw unlike it* 

in N'lifelk, ilic fdl|a«idg legend ii em- ehipel, wRore iilirpirc, giilf idorned, 

bofffd I (Sii platS-fig. I.) peep abate the hitli in many puioO of 

6d|> •«V1 ■ OUl l'lU*«IMNID ! KYKO "'** '—''0' «'"' *« ^8* »t StollE (ot 

•■■iK« ' r»>' HTOHT p«AV : roi : tnb T4ihei whit we wrre d.fippoiDttd in not 

■.poour'.o.^t.vTKt AtiDAttTAT.ior fetlhg) J Ttfer to vour lol. LX II. p. 1 1 J. 

««■ tKci : KtBiuH ■ AMD I j*Mi i UK : f "' fpirc of Briinpu>n cburch, m 

■rrii THP : W'Chk (i tni* . Hawti i Nonhamiiioiifhiie, which borden on th« 

Tii*» J c*wt(D.- >» I ■«.•*»« . TO. ccniDty of LticeBer, ii UDfpicuou* 

tat . txiKOi ; sr - tHi : Tvwiii . ■■ i it i cooliderable di[lince, ■■ ii Hind* 

TkiK : n»tci . Lvri niiei*. Iii)>h. The »illiEe U pleiraoc, ud ih« 

It •■ in on* line of 37 ftet le inche* church hiDdfume ; the grouodi round it 

in length ; and, ovtr the cniraDce-door,' ^''^ I »">d the number of line tree* eo- 

ii p.ifti ltd ■ llti (3o«bic arch, in c<"iip.ffiag the church gwe it a pleifmi; 

vi-,oA (nf the llvie ptevaleot «i th.t "!"''1''"«- I' '» «'¥ "gular, at 

irme, i.nd firl! uftd in the I'iga of »>'' he (ten by the drawing ictompiiiv. 

jlbttT VIH.). } f«' '" '">=hei in '"8 "^'*' <Pl-U)^ wai not in th« 

■fetti. »nd bat rh= followini legend : «>u«hi and muft therefore refer your 

^P^ ' ' ^ res'leo to Mr. Biid^ei't Hiflory of tha 

. «ati.aowie wai . af*Di . iw .th« CouMv, »iil I. 0.41)1, for fuch pit- 

.««... ...o»..i„.n.:,j«.^F,g.O tlcuU . a. i^ .7.0'eJe nQtiM 

mi M the Aieldi oF the fpindali of ibe thciein 1 and fltill only here ispreli a 

'Sih'thc ittili^U R. M. and J. (L The «iOi<hat the ptcTcnt lUaor of Brini[^< 

lil^cn are painled white on a brown too (> frEnileman, I am told, of iliflin> 

jnoaad, and are in good prefertaiiim, guiOieJ tane,} will favour jou with an 

IWlnred from (he tvcather by the pio- aiiicic far a fulure number, by way of 

JrikioBof the fdpecinciimbent flsor. fuppljiog the deficlenc'ei cif thil Ihort 

■^1 jmigine Ri.beii Mirlham to baft hiier, and ia cooi^nuaiionof ihe tliHury 

-■^fca'of-ihe faiiilv of Mjiffi-mi, of of Brampion ai g)«a by Mr. BrHpc.. 

9l^aiia» S rau-h/i, from whom the p-e- Nothini; wortliji aitenrioii, (ii.v|:t ili« 

'fcac Lotd Rnmnev it a defccodant, al. antiijuUiei in the Icrcrai ^irti of Lci- 

-'*ough .1 find Bo'menion of him, or crD^rflii-e w= xXnca, otcur-^d in our 

Joan bii wife, to accord with the d^ie eKcu Hon ; and, as tlial'e utc int-nded 

Jn'Blomeficld'i account of the M^rfliim for anotliL-r nur.-o.'"-, I dtclne faying 

AAtilytt be wai probablf a ion of any m'lre of them at prefent, 

John, who died ioi;i;, cjlled, in evi. Youra, &c. J. P. MaicoLM. 



^^li.'nO'l 1 left MarketHar. John Falll.ff, and. like SiV jMi 

boTOUi;b, in company wiih one gentle- llaff, </mi» ibtviHt'y. Likejliedouf li:v 

«I1D and a gaide, in "feareh of Aniiqut- knight, he conlolcs himlelf 0:1 •:c,ui.'l 

rie« and. St«plBi. Wt jropofed (ifiiing of 'he ' nirOTidy Nine alkcpi ar,J, 

Sioke Albini church; and Halt, the thinking d'tlcreiionihe bell pact ofralnut, 

aubie iT>aofi'>ii of the N-.riltei , i., dine drclircs it is not hii aim to auak^n it. 

~Ct Medhoum; and return in the even- H^'^in^, aj he pTflendi. nblaiiied a ccn- 

i»M_to Harboruu'.<h, by Welliam, ic "(Ti >n of wbsj h; wifli':.!, he now in- 

The 6rfl ftnlatinn We felt wa> nut ihat foiiPS us, [h..t he cin pil's by the li-.a^y 

" oT pleafuie, for it wai biting cold j but chareti made agiintt liiml'lf, aid un- 

Bur attentmn wa» foon attraQed by the dilVurbcd purlue ht= firmer method 1 

ferlora appeatince of St. Mary io Ar. >•■" 's f,'" » foil ftopr to hit ra'turi, 

lieD, the mothet-thgrih 10 H>rhortniDh, wi''li arc cnritei ■ of iht rfenive kind. 

_ — —. Not |.e:rs aMe ,to lulv.:an.i>tc the 

, • TTie legend Ls n'Mic-d 111 B'oraefielii s «''ari:':« wl.iUi he himr<.lf has brouglic 

KarttfoLIll. 556, bui not ci'rreiUj copied. 'S*'"'' "'■- OEd.fei, he hat reCfii.;i!e ro 

f BtooMfielil, vol. III. p. 589. tuck and luuicif 'g';. Eat Li* piccx^s 

Cent. Miic. ^*»u-'j, 1795. aie 

iQ Mr. Rfiig'fD//i»«#/Dr.Gcddcs. — Congceyt*s Birtb-p.'ace* [Jan. 

are to fllmfy, that they are eaBly feea Chriftians, and excellent Raman Citho* 

through :« his anificet, like the foldi^rs lic% but much opiirtficd by the Coo* 

nf Cadmus, deftroy each other. Wheo vention. T^is informbtion it e<)ually 

I affert, that the vintlicatton of Dr. G. n-w and wel'-iimed{ and calculated xo 

was wriiten by a Piotcdant, he fcems to revive the drooping Jpirit oi i\iz adroca^ea 

admit it, in order to prove that the for contiouing the war. 

Do£ior }i not a Catholic; but pcrverta J. M. is not fatisfied with aflirtiog 

the memiag, and wifliet it to be under- that the French continue ft^dfaftly in ih« 

flood that the defence was condo£^ed faich of thtir anccdors; but fays, 

on Proteftant grounds. In anmher pbcc, « Innumerable converfionsio the cauf© of 

he affcfls to confider the DoAor himlclf. Chriftianiiy are conflantly madct amongil 

as the writer of his own defence, in or* tlu>fe who were the declared foes of it when 

der to invalidate his tedimony* ^ it' was protected by all the power of the 

I have no where admiued, that the de- State i many proofs of which, I here 
fence was conduced on Proccftant afTert, have come within my own know- 
grounds : and if he meant to contend, ledge." 

that a Proteftant may not defend a Catho . Dr. Prteftley himfelf never advanced 

lie, who diffeis fron another Catholic fo powerful an argument againft Church 

concerning the corruptions of Popery, I eftabliflimenti^and.afterruchanaderiion, 

pity bin ignorance. J. M. no longer deferves to be cnlled, tbg 

I)r« Oeddes profeffes to believe all the knigbt-irrant p/Epifeo^ey, Yours, &c« 

do^lrineswhich were univei fa) ly received John Ring. ' 

by the Chriftian church in the purcft — — : ^» 

sget of Chriftianity I but does not think MnURBAW, 7^nr* 4« 

counting of beads a cardinal virtut^ JS it nc»t fmgular, that Dr. Kippis^ is 

nor kifhrig of the Pope'a toe «« articli X his life of Congreve (Biogr. Brie, i v. 

ntteffarjf to falvatUn. p. 78.), though he cites the Biogrmfkim 

1 no where allowed, that Dr. G.did Dramatiea, Siould lave overlooked a 

not acknowledge all the do^riMiS of the moft maierJAl paH'a^e in the addinda to 

Catholic church \ but I confeHTed, that he val. i. p. 490, of that >vo;k { which po- 

diffcnted from the difciplint of moiiera fitivcly tfctnains not only the ^Aar^, but 

Popery, and judified his diffenr. the //at/, of his birth. It is the following 

The next aircnioo of J. M, is eqaatly copy of the entry in the regifter of tha 

untrue. I no where faidanv thing that College of Dublin : ** 1685, die quinto 

could confirm an opinion of Dr. G. being Aprilis hori die pomcrid. GfuUelmua 

in the literary fccrets of Sir J. T. What Congreve penfion's* filius Guli. Con* 

I faid was this : g(reve gencrofi da Youghaliaannps naiua 

«< Has he qucHioncd the truth of Chri(\i- fexdidm, natus Bardfmgram in i§m. 
anity ? No: but ho has qucdioned the pre- Eboraeenf, educ. Kilkcnniae fat ferula 
tended rights of Fopery. He defends Sir do£V. Hinton. Tutor St. George Afbe." 
John Throckmoiioo, who advifes the Catho- This furcly is evidence eatrcmtly fa- 
lics to chufe their own bidiops. This is the tisfaAory on a fubjcft not altogether 
lio which the bifliop eleacd by the Pope unimpcrtaot : firft. becaufe 
cannot foi-sivc This is What makes Popifh ^j^ veracity of Conarcve in a poiott 
bifliops, and their confederates perfccute ^j^^^j^ fa/fehcod would not only have 
h,m with unrelenting rancour and revenRC. ^ ^^^^^^^ ^^ ch.raaer, but have 
Tam^ne anim.s cctleftibas ,r«?- ^^^^^ ^^ , .. ^^^^^^^ j.grada; on of hu- 

Sir John Throckmorton publifhed his man redimony )'* (ocondly, btciufc in 
opinions before Dr. G. defended them ; afceitaining the time of his birth, which 
and who can refrain from laughter, when turns out to have been three yeais eailicr 
he reads of a man's opinions l>cingrecrets, than the com.tion I r- received opin:on« 
after they are puhliHied to ail the w<^rld ? much of the relativi praife which is 
MalMmiMs, mains auimuM t a bad heart given to his'fird compofitioos is mart- 
is commcniy accompanied with a bad rially atfe6Ud. The Old BaUbelor was 
head. The Oupidity of a bigot is the publiflied in 1693, when be muit hare 
conredor of his malice: bis fat is oh been 14 inftead of at years oM| and the 
antid9ttfor bis p$ifon, ^ Mwrmiug Bridi, his fonrth plav, in 

J. M. informs us, that the main lo- 1697^ when he muft have been a8; for 

tention of his letrer was to communicate, to have been 16 years of age in Apri*, 

what he juftly obfcrves will be news to 1685, he mu(V of courfe have been born 

the people of thi^^ country, that the ma- in 1669. Tbeie furely are circumilan- 

jority of the French arc eicclleat 6ti, which very cffeaUAlly iffcft the foU 


«79S0 WiJiHf l^Dr.KiRpii. — Vulga^^ Emrt cmeming Hjdropbobu. i r 

fowing praifi;:of Dr. Johnfon. ** What- my friend, whO| tfcer h^aring^me w;th a 

#ver obj^dioos,^ fiyt ^ he, *' may be police kind of impatience, faid^ ** Sir* I 

made cither to nit comic or tragic ex- believe if you had had a complete gp<* 

Terence, they arc loft ar once ia a bfaze portnnity of tracing, to the fdurce, tjic 

of admiration, when it it remembered, caufeof'thit young woman'a diforder. 

fhat he hid produced thefe fbuf pUyt the flory of the b'.te would have recedtd 

before b« had completed hit ^ 5th yrar.** from vour fcarch. The diforder is, un« 

Bur three ycart at this period of life happily, too frequent; but the cdlee« 

make a wonderful difference. I will not of phyGciana at a body (the men tht 

take up any more in your valuable pages heft qualified to judge) aie n^t convin- 

by a (arther comment on thn fubjea. ced, notwithftanriing all that hs^th bcea 

1 hupe Dr. Kippit will allow a place faid, that it can l)e commiinicated hf 

10 Ilia iuccceding vojume to Georgje Fer- the bite bf any animal in any Hare of 

rertt and John Higcnt, two principal madneft. My own private opintoin it^ 

Withort of the Mifrttrfar M^agiJIrmiis $ that it cannot." 

to GcorgJB Gafcuigne, the lore- poet of I rr member that my anfwer -wat* 

flit day i and to William Habinetoo, the *' Dodor^ 1 Ihould not have been much 

truly elegant author of Qetfisra, Ltt more a(lon'*(hed, if yoo had told me that 

him not fall into Dr. Johnfoo't error the finail pox wa^ oojC communicable b|f 

about the mother of Jamet Hammond, inoculation ! Why is not this idea com* 

the elegiac poet < (he was not a WalfU^ municaccd to the world t* ** Bec^iufe," 

but a C/arg£s, as he m^y lee bv the Ba* anfwered my friend, ''the world at thit 

ronetagc. Capr. William Hammond, time would not believe it j and, bejng a 

mentioned in the BtograpbU Drmmaticmt negative propofition, the truth of it would 

yol. i, p. to6, was hit fecond coufin, be difficult to prove in 9 contoft ; but I 

being a younger ion of Anthony Ham* have little doubt that at fome time the 

mono, cfq. of St. Alhaos, in Kent| prtfrnt opli.ioo will be exploded.** 
whofe father William was elder brother The manner in which thit opinion 

to Anthony,. of Somerfliam, co. Hunt, was delivered obliges mc to conceal my 

the grandfather of the faid James. He frieao's name \ he is, however, a regular 

inherited none of the genius of hit coufin. ph>iician, educated at Oxford* froip 

They were both defcended, (throueh the whence he took hit degree; he Hudicd 

Atkirs) from the fifttr of Ueorge abroad, and has been in full pra6lic0 

$andys, th€ p§it. Yours, &^. F. S. near (ixteen sears ;, (lands high in rank, 

-^■■■— >— as 'a member of the college, hat read the 

Mr.UxBAN, L — C — StrgitfjMMmti, Gu/fltttiMfi lecture, und is very generally 

FEW things, I apprehend, are more cooficiered to have a grtat(hareof know* 

frequently talked of^ or more gene- led^e, and to be-free from all affeftatioa 

rally believed, than the dreadful confe- of fingularity, or whim, 
qucnces iuppofed to proceed from the I am completely unqualified to judge 

bite of mad animals, particularly of dogs, of this matter ; yet I venture to fend you 

In antient times, as well as modern, a- this letter, bccauf<r, whether the opinion 

mong all ranks of mankind» and however be naht or wrong is a queftion of very 

they may have differed at to the mtthodt con(iderable importance to mankind. I 

/>f treating the malady, the idf a, that the have mvfelf fo high a refpe£k for cyery 

bydr§^k9biM is communicable by a bite, tiling my friend fays, the refuU uf ntany 

fcemt to have obtained untver(al confentt years knowledge of him, that, nurwith 

mnd yet the following circufnftance hat (landing the fixed idea I had with the 

occasioned a confiderable degree of doubt gcircrality entertained, yet his words 

io my mind. have created a confiderable degree of 

Some months ago, I fell into conver- doubt. 
f|tion with a learned friend upon thit Dr. Mead, I remcmberi although it it 

fubje£^, at a place of public refort at the many years (ince I (aw hit cclcbratr-d 

lea- fide. A medical relation of mine in work on Poifons, writes very ferioufly 

London had alittie time before attended upon the effeds and mufical cure of the 

a maidrfervaot of one of hv* patients, bite of the Taramtt/la ; the whole of 

from the 6r(l api^araacet)fillneff, until which is, by the prefent generation^ 

the moment of ner death in the London known to have been founded in iroagi- 

hofpital. She remembered to have been nation. If my learned fiicnd is right, 

bitten fix weeks before by a cat. I am the bite of a mad dog may have the fame 

DOC myfclf in the medical line; but I wat fate with pufleiity. At lead I flatter 

fel«ciBg ^ circttinftjuicps of thit cafe to myfelf iluit I am dcferving well of the 


1 2 T-f Wor^ Pf cmife s imprBperly applied. — Anttqui Image fwni. [Jan : 

pubMck in fending you thi;:, and re- 
qucflin^ you to honour it with a place in 
,'your rci'pe£labie wor k. Yours, &c. I. P. 

Mr. Urban, P— »/— «i;— //>> Jan, 9. 

I II Ave noted inditToienr nublirations, 
and fpquently in your -Magazine, 
tlut the word prtm*fts is uf d to fii^nify 
K-u^e and la.d with their sppendx^es. 
Df. Hirwow!, atuongf: chcr^ I'pcaking 
of Hdckncy corcgt in \oiir Mag. Z'ne for 
Mav i703» r*y-t " a KentlcmAn offered 
8000/. tor the^** n^c^nincr the 
buiiiiirg with the ;>rc und, &c. B'tily, 
Sheridan, Entick. and ovhcrti in ihtir 
- ciiniionaritfy give it thi« ri{;nificatton { and 
in every dayS ncwlpapcis are tdveitifc- 
ments of premi/is to be foU^ and of (akt 

the naturi*. of the innrtiinent t becaufe, by 
reference to the Brd part of it, it witi 
appear, that what was thereby j^rmnted 
oxaffigneii was property there J^tciJUd^ 
and wh:ch was intended to bethcnaeain 
fpoken of, as ill dtfcriptians of perloos, 
evin up to the fagcs on the bench, ufe 
this word improperly. Yours, &c. W. W# 

Mr. Urban, Wendovtr, Backs, Jan. 3. 

THERE was lately found upon Lee 
Common, «bout three miles from 
Wendover, by a labourer who was 
(Sieging the ground, a Roman image. 
Upon hearing of this, I went on pur- 
fe to fee It, and purchafed it. It is 

the figure of an old m^n j the features 
and cotintennnce are very exprefTive; it " 
up09 th/ prevf/fs, Tnis'perveifion of appears to have a compartionate look, 
the word, 1 am spt to think, oiiginatcd w th its arms extended. It has a crown 

with the lawyers, and in tlais Wav— every 
grant or convtyance of lands nectHarily 
ccafi^s of t vo patts, the prtmi a and 
tiie kabtndum, in the prcmitcs the 
parties are dc^cribrd, the inOrum^nts 
ucccfTary to Cicw the grantcr's title arc 
reciud, the confidcration upnsn which 
tkic deed is made is fet forth; and, la(\ly, 
the proptriy granted is fptcifitd, all by 
w»y of preface or iotrodu6iioii to the 
,fvCond pait, or babettdmm, which ihewt 
the ei'ate or intcrcft the granter is to 
have in the things'eo; here then 

upon its head ornanicnred with pearls, 
and its vcOmcnt is inlaid with purple. 
The comppfiiion of tiiis image appears 
to he copper, of conHderable thicknefs, 
and waflied with gold. It is about eight 
or ten inches in length, and remaikably 
well proportioned. It appears to roe 
thnc it has been an obje6l of adoration, 
and (hould imagine it muft have laii^ in 
this obfcure fuuation many hundred 
years in the ground. I will fend ic 
you foon, to take a drawing of it 1 
and, if any of vour numerous readers 


clsariv appeals the true Ireal import of can inform me for what ufe or purpofe 
the word, an«?, in thit uf: tf it, ic nuins this image has been made, it will be 

lis orik^inal and proper meaning ; but in 
the covenants which follow tlie babtH' 
dum, where it becomes bectfTary again to 
m k-: nien:ion of the propipy granted, 
if it happens to conGll cf various parti- 
culars, the lawyers, for brevity (to 
which by the bye thev are not much at* 
tached), have accuflomed themfetves to 
wrttc ** tbi a/oTi/'aid p'emi/fs" or ** the 
fnmifes before mimtioned** and, from the 
frequency of thcfc phiafes, the word 
frcmifes is univerfally taken as a co!<* 
Je^.ive Doun (ignifying muntrSf mef- 
fmagtSf lands, ttnemeats, Hveods, and fo 
on, the ablurdity of which I think may 
be clearly pointed out by putting it for 
bor/es, co*wi, Aeep, /wine, b§u/ebo/d 
gC9dSt bank JI(Ck, txdequtr bills, or 
niiv thing, in (hort, which may be the 
ohjcft of a deed, and which it has juA as 
good a li^^ht to (land for as manorr, roef- 
fuages, &c. . We may indeed with (ome 
idrgree of p:cpiicty, to avoid a repetition 
in the latter part of a d^z^ of the fcveral 
kinds of property paHini; by it, write, 
•* the before granted prtmij'es,'* or •* the 
before e^gntd prew/tSf" according to 

citet-med a favour. 

Mr. Urban, 
T AM troubled 

T. Mallison. 

Jan, 8. 
wi h an occafional 

bleeding at the nofe, and have, of 
late, loft avaft quantity of blood, which 
nroceeds only from my left noAril. 
Many of my fiiends have given me ad- 
vice ; but, before I apply any thing, I 
beg leave to re^ueft the opinion of fome 
of your correipondents, whether any, 
and if any, which of them is or art 
likely to be of fcrvice ? And, if nor, 
what method ihey think moft preferable. 
One recommends a cold bath as a pre* 
veutative ( another advifes me (when 
bleeding) to put a key down my back t 
a ihiid fayt, I ought to drmk fait and 
water occjiHonally ; whilft others have 
been fo fupet(litiou« (if I may be al- 
lo*ved to call them fo) as topreft me to 
put a piece of writing-paper under my 
tongue at the time my nofe is bleeding i 
with many or^ier curious recommenda- 

Can any of your correfpondents in- 
form me where King Edward V. was 

buried ^ 


«79S-] A»*»fey C-Jfilfc— Grey FrUry, S.Iop.—HuDfdcni, Hem. 13 

ii va- Antiquiiict of Shrcwlbnry* !>■* g"''r 

P. H. I Oitll ukc the liberty of quoting his 

word* ■> far 41 I hate occifi^D : 

<■ Wa bare no puticuUr v 

baricd? My.Almiaick fiji 
JbftM. Toon, Sec. I 

Mr U»»» 

AMBBRLEY aflU C^/. UI.^. 
ii fituticd •■ the E«R hde of 
rWiT AruD. It (he foot of the South biWy «_ 

if the endawed, c 

D««. fot-r yr« Norh »« fr<.« 5|^-'^.ffr„"it;^-.5M 
Ai«.d<I, l..v.«g .1.= ^]. .ZT. T^ Fri^«- Iher.. Gerflhry L«?Kv 
fowib, anJ*w.dt«t;"i I"'*''?.: i,fai*i,foin. to be ihefbmderi hot t 

, , - ... , ,-. iiuit'br tamm to be ihafoniiileri hut U- 

rmall difl-nre on the W H. ioa IM t ur Um-J Powti faitli, thM Hawlfe, «nf» 

church »n(l vlUReof Ain'-eilcv »«> "« |„ ^n Lonlof Powi*, wm tbeeanlar tbK 

' %<M: It >i built on 1 'oi'k, >> uf a p*^ t)wai»rFrteiadlw,inSllr(ipft>iM(wtero 

. nldkctuni farm, uiili *n cniiinM cm, q^ (rith b«M ■onta- a flu tDt*V» hf 

itwSduih under , g«("Ay br,«--eii two CberlUW/ totibi), wMboiWgd." 
fmall louad te#n«. "Oh gro»*eifarB ^ Boa» caflia, wbi^ wm fitM ia 

|t.)rteulTi«. It ii defended on |he South (h» UiiJtftag, 'bad Imb in ihapalhad-- 

bv a taft, o»er-whieh i> a bridge Uad- )ainiBf for (narfy jcin^ abd ttat'^lf a 

]n| to the yniactpal cniriD£ci and «■ rtccpucle'for-Glthi wi* lift month 

the Nortli *nd Weft fidei, bjr the low clciaed, and rcmoTcd into my |aTden» 

rocky piedpicc ii fland* on, ir doei not ^hicb joiat the building, and «» na- 

appear ««r to ba»e been ol great doubtedty ooaa ih« bnrying-grODpd bc- 


:irROt. Cam- 
Cbj WUMam. 

to hivi bein li^hl 

Rt»d, Bi*c.p of Ci 
. tei-nof Ed'v*<d fll.; n .v4i«fierwa(di 
'd out to ilie Geringi, Bwlen, 
to*», and Fdcketi, lueeeffiw Uf- 
. Ill pteftni owner, uadeMhc Bi' 

. 'Thit IntildiDg Raadi on iha binki of 
the ScTen, near the Eafi brld^a. Tha 
ioride, befoic the late nltcretion, coa- 
tiiaed notbtog worth noiicc, hiring 
bcca tiTcd u a mlt-boure more tha« 
forty r«at*. D. PaxKia. 

Mr. UiB'ail, 


I Lord SillcA, 

■cc of Ambei 

t of me^n b.i'i1di>i 
■ nd frrrile : adjo 


. The lend 
Ing the Down* 

leh Ulack eaiib, producing 
jki'ctopi of when. Tl.e ehureh ii a 
%ciat fmaJl ftvuaute, contiioiog a bo- 
dy »Dd chaactl, with a ftpi»n lower at 
■ tk* Weft end. Th. li»!ug i« a ««- 
raee, valued is the KinR'» Book* it 
-I. CI. 7d ii 1(1 c pre fen t incumbent ii 
the Rev. Henry Pcckhom. Yuuii, &c. 

I HAVE tnel6red a .ievr Cjf|. t> of 
the Fnocifun, or Oi«y Pnary, la 
Ihii town, md hop« you will gi.e_ ' 
pUeeia I' 

_„,., .confidenbla part of Hertford- ' 
The vil. jji^ J „_j, o,j„, jketehei j one of 
>R fMUercd ^^^^^ f,^ Kunfdon church, ai it <i 
Th. ... .. ^„,i(,„j by Salmon, p. 154, ■■ «n- 

comiaoc, I ihink may perhipi aAcrit 
your atieniioo fA>. 1.}. Under it, iiL 
cipiiil), i> infcnbcd : 
•' Moved of all wbilA he hid lyfe, 
Vnmoui'd of none when he ilid die, 
erred of bii wife, 
1 rien« brafs dath lyek 
Yean III irty-tive in Eoi>d mnown 
Parte and hnufckeeper of this town. 
Otuit 1 1 die Decembris, a'd'ni ijji, 

M. 60." 
Curjoni a* it it, it however Ihewt th% 
engraver wa> no anaiomift. 

Yourt, &G. . PhILOBRAPHICIi 


^. jr ufctul MilCeHan; 

view wi^ taken in Decenbci 
wat an ciiaS r>^pref«tution( 
Ithenj bni in ippeiraaci 




being Wde inta fmall dwell- 
ing!, hy which the window*, tc. ire 
much altered. Ai 1 hate not been able 
tofindaoy bener eccoootof ihii bui.d- 
ifig tbaa ihtt wUicb Mr. Fbillipi, ia bia 

Mr. UaHAH, Stlijkury, tftv. to. 

I SEND yon a drawing (>%. 4.) from 
■ feal in the poScSon of ■ ^nilcmiK 
in Chefler, 'whictf containi, >ie3fan4, 
doubt, the atmi of Droitwich, co. 
WotceAcr&ire. Mr. Bdmmdfon, in 
hii Heraldry, vol. 1. fiji, " I ■PP'*< 
lithe Corporation for it without eSefti 

* FoaoM abnu iajs< 


14 Hints fir tbi general Imprevinunt of tbi Britilh Coinage. [J^in. 

•nd I havMrot at yet bten able ro pro- 
cure either a blazon xir defcription of 
it.'* Antk^uarius. 

Mr. Urban, Jan, \$. 

I AM happy at feeing in your lad to- x 
lume, p. 1081, the attension of your 
readers called to a fubje£^ well worttiy 
their reoft ferious conTideracion. The 
wretchedly debated ftate of our copper 
coinage, and the quantiiy of counterfeit 
half- pence, that are To plentifully pour- 
ed upon the publick, have long, and 
loudly demanded the (lri£^eft notice and 
interference of the (^egifljture. The 
inducements held out 10 the Birnrirtg- 
ham ai lifts, and the amatine gains to 
be acquired bf th<s forged fabiicaiion, 
are clearly and ably ftated by your in- 
genious correfpoiident ; and it is ob- 
vious tbac» ui)t J Gove/nment takes up- 
on it to give us fome redrefi, the evil 
ivitl go on continually incre<ifingy to 
the great decline of the An(, and the 
infamv and degradation of our natiopal 

it i^ noty however^ to purfue the fub- 
j/tBt of the copper money that 1 trouble 
you with this letter ; it is to offer a few 
repacks <>a the flate of our coinage ia 

To a perfon accuflomed to examine 
ihe Bne maiked heads and exquifue re- 
verfes of the antient medals, the prc- 
ieikt mean workmanlhip of our coins is 
tiuiy grief ous ; but it is not with fuch 
elegant models that I mean to contrail 
'thtmt J wiA only to look back to the 
general condition of our money for fome 
of the late reigns, and to sfk why, when 
the other Arts have been in progrellive 
advancement, the med;illtc (hould fo 
mifcrably have fallen off? The iclpef^- 
abkt and, in fon.e inltances, beautiful 
fpecimens that have ifl'ued fiom the 
Mint through a fucceflion of princes 
from Charles 1, refl?€t the faireU cre- 
dit on the Englilh coinage. The pieces 
of Charles and James II, and particu- 
larly the fine half-crowns and faithmgs 
of Queen Anne, lay claim to diAin- 
guifhed* commend'.tioni and the very 
creditable coins of George I, and II, 
fliew that it was not till the reign of his 
prefent MajtrAy, that our money ap- 
pe^rs in fuch bafe fabrication. It is. 
now worfe than it h<is been for the laA 
1^0 years; and every one muA remark, 
that the guineas and (hillings of our 
noft gracious fovereigo do not difplay 
more chara£ler or relief than the thin 
pieces of our older moflirchs* 

It is true, our gold is kept pcrfedly 
up to its Aandard «nd pur tyi and it 
may perhaps be faid that, from its ra- 
pid circulation, and frequent leturns to 
the melting pot, its workmanfliip is of 
little confequence. Yet furely, Mr. 
Urban, as illuArative of the flate of the 
Arts, and for thccredit of the nation, 
and as intercAing to the curiofity of fu- 
ture times, it moA forcibly demands an 
improvement iii this refpefl. Our fil- 
ver, however, is fo worn ai>d defaced 
as to be much below its Aandard valut 
(a ihiUing being intrinAcally worth little 
mere than %d,)\ and, as this is mora 
fiattonary among u>, and more confined 
to home circulation^ the beauty of its 
fabrication ought to be an obje£^ of pub<« 
lie concern. In fuch a Aate of dtpre- 
ciatton rco, the filver money holds ouc 
a very Arong temptation to the forger. 
Would it not, therefore, be advifable in 
Government, even in a commercial 
view, to call in this worn-out coin, and^ 
in imitation of King William, ifTue out 
a general re- coinage? But, for God's 
fake I do not let us have fuch pieces as 
the late ihillings of his moA gracious 
MajeAy s which, of all coins I ever faW| 
are the moA aukwaid and inelegant. 
The copper money might be greatly and 
eafily reformed by dies of fuperior 
workman(htp$ and, bad Mr. Bolton'e 
coinage taken place, as the publick was 
led to expcfi, from the very beautiful 
fpecimen of his pattern- halfpenny, U 
would fooB have put a A op to the proli- 
fic exertions of the other Birmingbam 

it is not to be fuppoCed that any ob- 
fervacions will have effect after what 
lias been fo ably urged by Mr. Pinker* 
ton, in his accurate and very iogeniouf 
EAay on Medals. But, if ever the at- 
tention of our rulers (hould be awaken- 
ed to the fubjcA, the whole dcfi^jn an4 
execution of our coins ought ro under- 
go a thorough reformation. The head 
fhnuld be exprcfifed in much bolder re* 
lief, and in a more eafy and portrait" 
like form. The aukward legend of 
initial letters Ihould be altered to a mor^ 
Ample title. And, in the name of all 
the Arts, let us endeavour -to tbrovv 
away the unmeaning and infipid reverfc 
of the arms. InAead of them, jet fomf 
hiAorical fubjt£l be adopted, or elfe 
fome figure or device emblematic of our 
agriculture, commerce, or other na» 
tional chara£^eriAick. And might no( 
the revcrfe, in imitation of the moA va- 
lued claifical mcdaU, fometimet bear a 


17^5'] If«pr9Jkmint rf ih^ Oinage.—A cheup Receipt for g09d Soup. 15 

bead in honour of toy diftinf^uiihed 
perfoDasey Who bad bencnied Y\\% coun- 
try by hit pitriocic atchievements, hit 
JBgcnaiCf 9 or ioveotion } If fomc fuch 
improTcoieiitt pt theft could be intro* 
duced, and anew coinage be k^pt iflu- 
ing every three or four yean, or at 
more diftant periods, the rewcrfe always 
reprefenting foiae public event or pulilic 
char4der, our Coins would go down to 
poflerity replett with all the hiftorical 
informatioa and beauty which render 
the medals of antif|uity fuch- obje£ls of 
relearrh and cUiio6ty. It it in vain to 
fay chat arttflt could uot be found ade* 
qujte to fuch ioTention and execution. 
Were proper enc«'Urageaient given, in- 
dividuits woulif fcart up, capable of fi* 
bricating p«cces of very fuperior beauty 
and wo)k(nan(hip. Indeed, from the 
frtqoeot maikii of excellence that may 
be difcovered on manr of th^ manufac- 
turert half-pennies, now in (o common 
circulation, and particularly from that 
high-finifiied fpecimen of Mr. B *I ton's, 
it it fufficicntly tppirent that ibe me- 
diilic art it by no meant at fo low an 
ebb at cur uarinnal co«n wou!d ^eail one 
to fuppofc. H 8 Mvjelty is well knuwn 
to be an admirer and patron of the 
Arts, and an encouragerof every ho- 
nourable undertaking. Why then fliould 
be overlook that which would hand 
him down to a Urer pofterity, and wiih 
m'jch br'ghrer U(tre than any other; 
and whofe fpec^mens would exifl whrn 
the pi^ure and the ftaiue Ihould be 
crumbled into dud. 

Siich bcmg the difgraceful condition 
of our current money, a mod favoar<- 
able opportunitv preientt itfe'f to any 
pub ic*lpirited (iHtefman to di'iw upon 
himfclf the immonat praife And honour 
of hiS countrymen. From the fa^lious 
brawl of OppoHtion, or the place-kerp* 
icg ex:rc!ons of Mmiflry, liide is to be 
cxpeded. But there it a p^rty come 
into power to whom aII admirers of 
elegant ait look up <vith juft hopf? of 
amendment. Lord Spentcr and Mr. 
Windham are men of taftet too cialfi- 
cal,' and mindt too enlightened by lite- 
rature, not to kno<v and feci the praiTC 
that attachet to a nation from the ex- 
cellence and perfeAion of iit coins. 
Let ut hope then, when the din of war 
i% OTcr, and the prefent tioublcd timet 
get calmed, that tbefe honoutable per- 
loot will exert themfelvet in the refor- 
aiatioa of thit and other national ahufes { 
aad chtn we may lite to fee our Mint 

onc^ more diOinguifited by the elej^aoc 
fabrication of a Simon or a Cioker. 

Yourt, &c. S. £. IL» 

Mr. UxBAN, J^n, it* 

I AM eating fome foup ftom the foU 
iQwing manufcript receipt, which be« 
longed to a family that a^w.iyt lapplted 
the neij^hbouriog poor with i: durinir 
winter. I wifli you had a bafun of thtt 
nouriibing broth, meiely to approve of 
the goodneft of it. But I know your 
fpreadii^ it in your Mazarine may be 
the meant of itt being copied into moft 
of the oewt-Dtpert in the kingdom. Ic 
It fo much for the good of the poor ia 
thit inclement feaTon* I hope it may oc« 
calioo many thpufand ihwfmmd galtonfe 
being Wv#e away ; or, if cooked by the ' 
litile nret of indudrious families, it will ' 
fare both meat aod bread ; for, it hat 
roc only the nourifhment of a 'common 
hafon of broth, but, the ingredients are 
fo fuhftmntislf a go^d dinner mav b^- 
made from it. '1 have made many n 
hundred of worfe food, 

To maki m 'Vify good Sfwp ; from U» 

Oiti pound of lean beef cut int» 
fmall pieces { half a pint of fpitt p^asi 
tnnfp ouncet of rice or of Scorch bar* 
ley ; f9ur mi^dlinj^-fized potito^t fii- ' 
ced } /(U'9 Jar^c onions cut in quarreri 1 
pepper and fall According lothetadet 
X thts pepper-- oms (Jioold be tird in a ba^. 
Put thefe into cut ^iiUon and cm pim of 
water, and it mud he baked for tbnt 
hourt and a H.^lf. When h.tkcd, it dnet 
not wailc more than one pint, and ra;her 
more in boiling. / 

The espences of a gallon of fotjp r.^ 
Bctf, 5</. ; (pice, id. j onions, \d. ; p^at, 
ii.\', ncc or barlev, \d. ; fait aod poca* 
iLK.s« i<y.— Total, 10 /.J. 

N. 3. Jn the country it would be 
much ltl\; and, byhu>ing large qu an - 
titicw of the Icpjiate ingrc<rents, a Loq-. 
don paridi mi^ht make it for 9^. a i^a4« 
Ion, or under. A J<. 

Mr. Urbak, Noi>, \S, 

IVVISK through the medium of your 
intelligent and curious Magazine to 
afcertain the relationfliip, ifatijy between 
that eminent fchoolmafier of W/R. 
minAer, Dr. Richard Bufbv, and the 
family of Buiby, of Addmgton, in 

Dr. Biifby was bom nt Lut^n, in Lincoln- 
flM^f Sept. 2 2, i6v6, being fccond Ton of 
Rittiard Bu(by, ofthcoiyor VVeUminrtei-, 

6 ^eriti concerning the Family ofTir. Richard fiaf^y^ [J^w* 

and died 1724, having had i0'ae bv him 
fereral children, of whom was t, J-^hn, 
(father of the late Samuel E^erton, nf 
Taiion, Efq. M. P. for that rouniy, 
and of the mother of the preCenr William 
Tacton Egerton^Efq. of that place, no^ 
M. P. for Ne;ivcaAle -under. Lyne;) 
2, William Egerton, LL. D §. preben- 
dary of Canterbury, &c, whole two co- 
heirs married William Hammond, and 
Edward Bridges, both of Kent, fifqrs, 
who both have left ifl*ae. 

Sir -John Bufby't fecond wife was 
Mtry, daughter of John Dormer, Efq^ 
ipvho died 1714) as appears by the fol- 
lowing epitaph, at Addington. 

Againft the North wall on a white 
narbic tablet: 

" In order to a glorious refurre^icn, un- 
derneath refteth the hody of Dame Mary 
Bulby, who departed this life Nov. x^, in 
the 71ft year of her agf, and in the, year of 
^vat kfli<hted June 25, 1661, out of our Lord, 1714. She was the eldelt daugh- 
ter of John Dormer, nf Lee- Grange, in the 
county of Buckf, Efq, and fecond wife to 
the late Sir Jnlin Bufbr, Knt. who was in- 
terred in the chaiKd ; by whom (he liad five 
fons, and nine daughters. Her daughter, 
Mary Bulby, whom (he conOituted fola 
executrix of her lait will an J teAainent, out 
of a filial rngard to the memory of her dear 
excellent pious mother, hath ere^ed tliis 
done, as you fee it,by the exprefs command 
of her faid mother." 

The following is the epitaph of Sir 
John Bufby, at the fame place. 

'< Near this place refleth, in hope to rife in 
glory, the- body of the learntd Sir John 
Bufby, Knt. late deputy- lieutenant, anc> co-, 
lonel of the militia of this county, deceafe^ 
Jan. 7, 17C0, aged 65. 

He had by his Lady Judith, daughter rf 
Sijr William Manwaring, Knt> a fon, and a 

By his fecond Lady, Mary, eldeft daughter 
of Jolin Dormer, of l«et:-Grange, Efq. five 
fons, and nine daughters ; wherecf mo(t 
are gone before him : may the reft prep^N^ 

gent. oh. ^ Apr. 5*1695. (See Biogr. Bnt. 
fecond edit. voL iii. p. 53-55. Wood's Ath. 
vol. ii. 923. 

The arms were the fame, and there 
11 a tradition of reiationfliip. I can go 
so farther. That others-may judge, I 
here throw together, from undoubted 
authorities, fome deduction of thofe of 
Addington. About 1625, the family 
of Curzon, of Waterpenny, in Oxford' 
ihitr, fold the manor of Addington, (a 
panih within the hundred of Bucking- 
ham,) CO. Bucks, fo John Bufby, who 
dying June 11, I635, 15 Car. I. about 
ten years after his purchafe, was buried 
in the church there *. 

He was fucccedfd by bis fon ind heir 
Bobert Bufby, of Gray's Inn. He died 
Sept. 15, 1651, aged 52, as appears by 
his g.<aveftone in the chancel of the 
«bovcchurch,and thtseAatedefccndedto 

His foo and betr Sir John Bufby, who 

gratitude to the memory of his father- 
in law, S,ir William Mainwaring, knt. 
who was flain during the civil wars, in 
^efence of Chiller f . 

The name of his firft wife, daughter 
of the above Sir William Manwaring, 
was Judith, who died m 1667, as ap- 
pears by the following-epitaph from the 
church of Ridge, in Henfordibire, (in 
which parilh her mother, who remar- 
ried Sir Htnry Pope Blunt, of Tetten- 
h'anger, lefided). 

** Here lies the lady Bufby, wife of Sir 
John Koiby, of Add.ngton, in the county 
of Bucks, daughter to the Lady Blunt, by 
.ber.6rit bufb.iiiu Sir W,illiim Manwaring, 
wVio waft flain in defence of Chefler for the 
King; fhe died the iStli of December, 
1 667 J, in the nineteenth year of her age, 
in cliildhed of her fecond child, a daughter, 
"Which furvivesio fuccced her in thofe admi- 
rable perfe6lions which made her meaiojy 
dear to all that knew her ||." 

The children were a Too and a daugh- 

ter : the fon died young ; the daughter to follow himl 

Hefther married the Hon. Thtm^s 
EgertoUjof TattoD-Paik, in Chefbiu §, 

» Browne Willis's Culieaious for BuckF, 
p. 113. f Kennel's Chronicle, p. 482. 

{ This date ought beyond doubt to have 
been 166 1, fbr Sir John Bufby maTied his 
Te^ood wife Nov. 3, i66ai and the Lady, 
from the time of her father's death, raufthave 
been much more tlian 19, bad fbe lived till 

Chauncy's Hertford (hire, p. 503. 
See Collins' s Peerage^ vol. ii, tit. 
Bridgewatcr, and Thorpe's Rpgiftrum Rof- 
'lenfe, under Pr/|;{^^. 

To whofe pious memory, Thomas Bufby, 
Do^or of Laws, His fon and heir, conic- 
crated this monument, A. D. 1705 ^.** 

Abigail, daughter of Sir John B^fby* 
by his fecond wife, married the Rev. 
Harrington Baglhaw, and died Apr. 251 
1713, St. 39 1* Thomas BagfliAW 
(probably h\s fon) was inducted into the 
living of Addington, Mr,y la, 1735. 

The above Thomas Bulby, LL. D. 
was inOituted to the above living on bit 
father's picfentatinn, March 19. 1609. 

♦ bcowne Willis, uttnpr. p. 117. 
•f See 1 horjie'k Reg. Roff. p. Si 5. 


ftances of the family v.cre fut-h i& ren- 
dered ii peceiTary tor yourg I^^ibv to 
receive alfiliance in the conrre of Iijs 

■J9S'] /' ImpUrlty ef Conduit attached to Poetic Gtntui ? 17 

He fresdy decorated the chancel, and coscIuHtc. He, who makci this apptil 
repaiTtd the parroDsge-houfc, though to ttie charA^ers of our i^icdeccflTors in 
he refided at the mancrial muufi)!). literature, Ciouid endeavour to dfa«ir aii 
He died Apr. it, 1725, leaving :wo cX'^£t i'oe bcuveen real and reputed 
dauqhtert hy Ajine, hUwifff d.)u^'hter ^i.nius; and, »' ith this difcriminatiosy 
of John L^mbry, nf Hoddjnizton, in the he will find peihaps. tiidt, though Uw 
penfli of . Upioa-Gxay» Hanci, Eiq*. of ihofe who pu.Ttflwd nue genius can 
of wliom, one, be accufcd of very ^vo^% immcrilitief» 

Now the widow of 5;r Charles Ke- )e.:, to the c'> "!'«•« of eccfntncitien, the 
mevs Tyntc, Bart, is (grftving, and iu tir;.£l of indifcrctiooy the» nnufl mt 
polLdicn of the famiiy-feari and eUates, piesd guilty. TWw frcmsH curious cir- 
ac Addington. cumilanrc in the hiOory of mdukiud. I 

The arms are Or, 3 dans in pile^ on n'j; !f:irurc, Mr. Uib^n, to purfue 
a chief Sable, 3 mu'lri». Or. this fpeculjrion rnyreUj hut I (ball turn 

Df. KippiSy in his additional notes to to Johcfun's Lives, and curiohly notice 
the article of Bufby in Biosr. Brit, f^ys, a few poecs, in oidcr to excite fonie of 
that'* thi'Ugh Dr. Bclby s father was your cnrrtljiorflciits to thrs plcafing 
a gen tie in r.D, it appears that the ciicutn- tnik. The fiift name on the lift is 

Cow'ty. Tiv» wriier is ranked an%oQg 
the nietaphyncal poets ; his wit is fae- 
titiousi bis genius arciticial, if I may 
educfiion. Tiie fallow ing Ut\% are £0 expref* luyfelf* his hie, therefore, 
tranfcribeJ by WiJ.T.orc, ^Hiftory of the is not a fubjr£l for our inveftigation. 
Church of St. Peter, W.:Aniinller, p. B^t, admitting him to be really a poet, 
127.) from the accounts of the church wc might difcovcr all the indifcretions 
warders of St Margaicb'^, We It r:^ in (let. of genius in his condufl} vN.hilft ax ob- 
" 1628. To Richard Bulby, by confent ferved his olfirioufntf. in times of tur- 
of vcftry, lowar^li. cnib'.ing him to pn>C'.'cd bulence and peril, and the irAlclTnefs of 
Ba'xhslcr of Arr?, 5/. — 1^31. To Riclianl his i'piiit in dlnioft every Htuation. 

If Denhsni, as having wr'iicn tbs firfl: 
topographical pocin, deferves the name 
of poet, we need not helitate to charge 
him with the cxcefles chat flow from a 
fervid imagination; fixkct it is noto- 
rious, tiiat he Ipeot hii eftate among 
g^mb'erv. Yet, on lite wbt»le, we muft 
a I'iw him to he virtuous: we evea 
peccive tiaiis of piety in his chara£tcr. 
The iirc^ulariiits of Mi t«)n's life are 
a wniif of precifion in flawing the qrjcf- fufTicicnrly <>i>vious from hij» diforderly 
tioii. If, by irrt^ulaiuy ' f conduM, be bchjTiour in colle^^Cy ih;«c incurred 
me nr fucli vici- us exc.ri'S as nvnk a iLVcre ccnfurc, il not corpoieal chaflife- 
depr' varign of \\\k monis, I ih ull not m::nij to his mairtage of a third wife* 
heJic-ite to rejef) tiic <ili'ciii«'ii. Bur, if unpoit:(;n':d, uivh whom, uxorious at 
this cxp'eifion i;i.i'iy liuic mt re liMn a he was, he riijnyed not a gleam ot tiap- 
dttiation fiom the lulcs of common pinefs. His n»an«cis were rcpulfive, 

Bolby, &c, .towards A. M. 5/. ly. 4*/." 

Mr. UaBAN, Die. 20. 

THAT irregularity of condu£V ;s a!- 
inoft invariably artachid to portic 
ecnius has been often remarked, th( u^h 
ir rs ;ar from being univeilal'.y al'o.vcd. 
To fuggeft the idea am .n^ literar/ men 
isalvv^ys to awaken li.c fpirit of cm- 
iro'trfy. But, pcrh^p'., rhere m.ty be 

p;ud3nce, I readily admit the chaij^e. 

Bur, to fettle this po;nr, we c;tn «»nly 
have rccourfctocxnuipl?:. The lives of 
the Greek, ihc Rijman, or the E'^?,iilh 
poetc, migl.t vt.y pleilantly liluitiato 
the lubjci^t. Lt-t u? confine t.uii'elvts 
to the lat:er. A Iclcflton of gTuiufes 
from the poetic records of any cuniry, 
to luic our pielcnt purpolc, w< uKl be 

both m private /ind )Mib!ic life To re- 
pudiate a v.'.t;: ( s he did his Hrli), 
itwd (hen Wiwc p.'Diphiers to juH :lf 
dito.ce for vM^h' icnce, wrcftin^ the 
Scnpiuic^, ike iJ..nry VjlJ, \u his 
fc fiili views, M Culutnniate {government 
<>r< c«civ occoiicn, tt4id «;t tcn^th opcniy 
ifciy. 1 dLV^i\\\i\ iiik Kinv. to a^.t, in ihort, 
c.-i-ttiui'iliy ci^.iinA i•l^ omti cnnvi^ttoni^ 

nafairi but, from Johnfon's Li*c$ of whtiit iic di iiiinttU' haughtily. 

the Pocti, (or any orhcr cnlle^tirn of towcids oil around him, and attef^ed 

the fort,) examined regularly as eich to disregard the conf;;quences ot .hi^ 

charader occurs, the evidence mult be acliuiisi luch w?s the ed=6l of miniat 

» Browno WiUis, ot fupra, p. 113- * ^ 'fa i,^iu^,(i 
G»vT. Mag. yatumj, 1795. 

%$ - Longevity if tbi iA//V»/J.— Gray'i EUgy vtniicmtd. [Jwi. 

panicdwith a confctoofDeriof greatneff* Mr. Urban, Jmb. \%. 

to which other moruls bad no right to TN your laft Mifccllaiijr (vol. LXIV. 
afpire. '> p* 1089)9 a correfpoiideaty who fignt 

But I mufl here break off abruptly, himfelf T. C. obje£lt to the concluding^ 
leaving this enquiry for otheri, who lineof Gray 'iinoft energetic and elegant 
nay think ir worth their while to pur^ ftanxa. Formypart^ I cannot perceiVn 
fue it. I muR obferyr, however, that, the obfcurity of which he complaint, 
in the remaining lift of Johofoo's Poett, The poet beautifully obfervet, that no- 
twenty only can be faid to have pofl*er- bility, dominion, the gifts of nature and 
fed the genmnt poetical mind: coofe- fortune, '< await alike th' inevitable 
quentiy, the lives of twenty only can be hcur/' and concludes with the fentt* 
deemed the fair objcds of inveftigition. ment in a different drefs— -the paths of 
If it were not an invidious talk, I could elory all terminate in one point ; all 
mention the names of'fevcr^l living Itmd but t9 t\kt gm^t, Whei'eitthe dif- 
writeri, whofe condud would juAifythe Acuity? 
* poAiton which |ave occifron to thefe Mr. Llovd's tranflation of ver. 36 {• 
rapid glances. Yours, &c. L. L. B. concifc and claflicaU J^w corrsj^mulgni 
— — — iofei his originali and introduces a fi* 

LETTER II. gure of his own. Would I could adfi. 

On the Lo^tviij 0/ the Antients, with fuCcefs X 

THE ciiy of Nmiveh (nowMouful, A. M's obfenrations (vol. LXIV. p* 
ii AHatic Turkey,) was fnuited to8i) appear to me weUfounded. A 
in an hilly country, on the banks of the clergvmao ihould be cautious of innova* 
river Tigris, where 'the ftream is rapid, tion, in matters of a facred nature, 
(and, not very far from its fource, on The " Enemy to all Ambtgtiity^ 

the mountains of Armenia,) in about (vol. LXIV. p. 1084) ihould be more 
37 degrees of Northern latitude, and, attentive to ^»>^#«r^. He quotes Greeks 
from all thefe circumftances, was as and ought therefore to be acquainted 
weir calculated to promote the health with the language; but, if he were, ha 
and longevity of its inhabitants as any wouid not require an explanation of the 
fpot upon the face of the earth. But word Sopb, Let him be told too, that 
Babylon was fituated fome degrees more there aie terms peculiiir to all places and 
to the South, -(and con fe quentiy in a profeflioos. Were he to read the P^«r-< 
warmer climate,) on the banks of the immt9p€iM, and Treatifes on Tafkics or 
.pteafantlnver Euphrates, in a level deep Law^ he would be as much puaaled, 
foil, and eiceedingly fruitful, not many perhaps, as when he read the Cam* 
leagues from the Perfian gu I ph. Water bridge Guide. If *' an Enemy to ill 
is a neceiTary article of health and life; Ambiguity" be a Cantab, the rc&ee« 
yet the many ftagnant pools and lakes tions which he thioks proper to caft oa 
in the fens, ditches, and marflies, in a certain college (a college, by the bye^ 
the neighbourhood of Babylon, mufl if $a£t in d if repute, jta^ur as refpeAable 
have rendered the city (in my opinion) as any in the univtrfity) are illiberal. 
unfavourable to health. It l^as been I am pleated to find, Mr. UrbaOy 
faid of large cities in general, that they that you are not without a Frcncttcor- 
are the graves of mankind i this is true refpondcnt. At this time, we mull have 
of mod modern ones, but was not true aoiong us leveral of the literate of that 
of the antient. According tf> Q^Cur- nation, and, I think, we may expe€fca* 
tins, the Areets of Babylon were re- mufement from them through the chan* 
matkably wide, and every houfe bad a ncl of th<- Gentleman's Magazine, 
little fquare and a garden belonging to An Occasional CoRR^SfONOERT* 
it J and this was done with a two- fold — — — > 

intent, both for the better fecuring of Mr. URBAN, Jmm, 5. 

the dwelling from fire, and alfo to give T AM a conliant fubfcriber. to your 
a free current to the air, in order to X excellent publication, which haa 
prevent fuffucations, which in hot coun- been juftly denominated a literary alem- 
tries muft necelTarity afltd fuch at bic. Amongft other valuable commu* 
dwell in houfcs built clolely together, nications, inlieited in the Mzgaaine for 
Delhi, the capiul of India, and icveral December, ^794, I was agreeably fur* 
other large cities in hot countries, are prilcd to find one relative tothc.acadc« 
iMiilt upon the fame plan. Yours, &c« mical archaeology of GranttL Being 

•T— n myfelf a member of that Uoi^eifity, my 
(^9 bt iQntinutd.) curiofity was excited by the fupcrforip- 


jtmUgti$us Expreffhni 

*iM, ** To the tentd, the Graduate! 
nd Uadtrgraduitcs of the Unirerfity 
of Caabri^ :** and I was highly frra- 
tifiadbythe ptrafal of the letter fub- 
joiacd. Aluongh a vein of k^ood na- 
mrtd jocolarity cvidancly perTidet the 
whole coaipofiikMi» yet the acadctnic:tl 
hoaoorty and ihe eoiioquial phrafes, 
Ihefcim alluded iO| do all certainly exifl \ 
Mid arc all, at ccitaioly, Tery unin« 
•dl^ible, both to the ftudcntt and ^tU 
loirtof chefevcnlcollef^et individuallv, 
aad alfe to the public ac Urge. But, 
popery aod monkilh impoftt'ons being 
BOW, ii It to be hoped, entirely abdiihrd 
ia Saalandy the correLtive mummery 
Ihoala BO longer remain j the age of 
iiiperftitioB and of Abracadabra if pa(> I 
Witfaafirmperrualion6f(hi«cruth,l (hail 
Tenmre to oifcr fome flight conjeduret 
BpoB the iatricatc rab}cd ^ well aware, 
however, that to the indefatigable in- 
dnftry, to the fcrup »lout accuracy^ and 
to the immeofe reading, of a Will of 
CArift'i, 1 Tyrwhitt of Jefus, or a 
Whiter of Clare, we miift alone even- 
tually look for full and fatisfa^ory in* 
fermatton. Mine will be but ar inferior 
miniftcrial office in the Temple of Li- 
terature; I (ball bind the ambiguous 
viAifDi,'and drag them to the attar. 
Let thefe high priefti come forward, 
and ftrike the blow. 

Befufc I proceed to notice the queries 
of your ingenious correfpon dene, u m^y 
not perhapt be improper to mention one 
▼cryremarkableperfonage, which, either 
through inadvertency or defign, he has 
paflcd over in total filence. I mean 
" The Wooden Spoon." This lutkleft 
wighc (for what caufe I know not) is 
annually the univerfd butt and laugh- 
ing ftock of the whole fcnaie-houfe. 
He is the laft of thofe young men who 
take bmfmn, ia his year, and is called a 
jiuusr §ptims i yer, notwithtlanding bit 
being in h€t ^perior to them all, the 
very loweft of the oi woAXm, or gregari- 
out undiftinguilhcd batchelois, think 
thcmfcive* entitled to (hoot the poinciers 
irrowa of their clumfy wit againft the 
nfi09€l$m Jpoin \ ind to reiterate the tlale 
and perennial remark, that ***wrwigliri 
arc born with^A/;j)»0«i in their mouths : 
Jemvrppiimis with^t//r: junUr optimis 
with mt9ukm t and the ei weXXoi with 

Bcfides thit ninh- devoted chara£^er, 
iBd in a degree ftill lower than the cs 
mnlftMtM ere alwnyt *' a few, a chofen 
lewi » haad of brothert/' whoie aamei 

at Cambridge i'uddaUd. 19 

are conAantly written down alphabetic 
caily, and who ferve to exonerate the 
'wopdem fp%9ni in part, from the igno* 
miny of the day \ and thefe undergo 
various appropriiited epithets according 
to their accidental number. I hnvit 
known them thus feverafly charade- 
rifed. If there was only en/ of thelc, 
he was a BioUt ^Ath^cmrriedMUbh learn* 
iirg mbout bim, 'without ibe/ligbuJI iucomr 
Vimumcn i/ thrie were /«v0, thev were 
inevjrably dubbtd tbt ScipioSf Damon 
mnd Pytbiasy Hitcuies and At las f Cajltr 
amdPoUuXi \(/bfge, they were, ^d libl« 
turn fiutbra Grates, or thi tbrtf Fnriit, 
or the tbrei Magi, or Noabt Dam^el^ and 
Job; \i Jrvtn, what epith.ts more ob« 
viuus than tbf ftven wfe miu, §f tbi 
Jivtn tjuondtrs (f tbi ovtr/c^ f if •!«#, 
they were tb* niai mnfortunmli fnitort of 
tbi mufii ; if tnAftivt, they became ib$ 
tivihfi apoJIUsi W tbirttinf either they 
defervrd m round JoKiu^ or, like Ameri* 
cans, Ihnuld bear tbirtanjlripij on tbii'r 
eoat and arms, Qfr. Qfr 1 laAly, all thefe 
worthies aie fly led, in addition to fuch 
and (imilar notable diftindions, coi^Mti 
qfta lit tits, and 9darljrSm 

I have happily pieleryed the copy of 
an irregular ode, written in congratula- 
tion of thofe fcape-eoats of literataro 
who had* at length icramblcd through 
the pale* and dilcipline of the Senate* 
houfc without being pluciidt and mira* 
culoudy obtained rhe title of A* B» 
This ode W4s circulated round the uni* 
verfity at degree-timej and, as it poT- 
felfes the merit of humorous origina- 
lity, I (ha!l here^ with your perm ilfibUf 
Sir, lay it before your readers. 

OJe to the finamhitious ami undiftinguiflied 

P^/of Ttdufragia tutiu 

Thrire hippy ye, thro.'.gli toil anddansert 
Who reft apon that |>eacefUl fhore, (paft, 
Wliere all yoiT bgginjs is no more. 

And gain the long-expeded port at laft ; 

Yours are the fwtet, the niv:fti'ng dehghtf. 
To doze anri fnore upon your nooii*tide 

No chapel-bell your peaceful ileep affnghtf| 
Ko probioms trouble, now, your empty 

Yet, if the heavenly mufe is not miftakeo | 
Aad,poeu (ay, the mufe c«n rightly guefs, 
I fear, full many of you n\uft confe(&. 

That ye Iiave, barely, fav'd your bacon. 

Amidft the problematic war, (jrray. 

Where dire equations ^'owo in dread 
Ye never ftrove to find the arduous way 

To where proud Granu's honours (hine afar, 

Within thacdieadfol manlioD have ye ftood, 



10 Jmbigupus ExpnJJkns at Cambridge iluculatiJ. f Jan. 

Where moderaton glare» with looks fame table with, and enjoys the coaverfation 

meivUy (Wood, of, the feHows. It diffi^rs from wbas is 

fiow oftea have ye d-nin*U their foulsy their ca!lej a Gent/eman^eomrKlrrer at Oxford, not 

And wilh'd all matliematies at the devil ! enly ii the name, but alfo in the greater' 

JSut» ih I what terrors, on that fatal daVt privile^^es and licences indulged to th»? menti- 

Your fouls appalled, when to youruupid bers of this er<<eri who doni>0 only mj»)f 

gaze (mnze, the cotwerfktkn uf thiftlhwi^ but Hk^ivife » 

Appeai''d , the biquadmric's darkened full liberty of enjtvying their owoi itnagiuft* 

And problem!: rang*d in horrible airay ! tions in every thing. For, as tutor> and g6« 

Hard wasthe ta(k, I wccn, the Lbotir grenr, vernorsof colleges have ufually pretty Tag*- 

' To the wifhM port to ^Ad yovir uocoutli cious nofes after preferment, tltey thinla it 

virny : (fret, imixil'tic to crofs the inclinations of yeung^ 

How did ye toil, and fai^g, and fume, ar.d ge:.t!emen, who are heirs to great ellates, 

■ And— uhatthc baihful nrtlfe would M"lh and from whom they expert bcnjtiros and 

to fay. (f>'ery dignities hereafter, as rewards fur t!icir vjont 

But, now, your painful tremors all are o/miy of them while they were under their 

Cloath'd in the glories of a fuU-fleev'd prote^inn. Thence it cotnes to pafs, that 

• Ye ftrut majestically up and down, (gown, pupils of this rank an excufed fiom.all puh- 

And now ye f«igg, and hoik ye foar, no lie exercifes, and allowed to ahfent them- 

more 1 fe'ves :it pleafure fr^m the privaCo le£luree 

, in their tutor's rooms as often as they have 

I fiiall, now, acffeit to your corre- m»>e a party for hunting, or an engagement 

fpohdent's epiftle ; and mufi entreat in- at the tennis-court, or are not u-ell reco- 

dulgeiice, if I trefpif^ a- iiuie on your veiedfrom their evening's debauch. And 

patience, and that of 'our re^ntrrs, for wliiUl a poor unhippyyo^^, of no fortune^ 

the fake of greater perfpicuitv. And, ift : is ofrcn expelled for the moft trivial (iilenoes, 

iHarry^ot errant Sopb, I undejftand to ^^ mciely to Immoiir the capricious refent- 

^, cither a pcrfon, four-and-twcnty nient of his tutor, who happens tddiQike hi» 

years of age, and of an Infirii flatc of *^^«» V^w^R uoblcmtn, and heirs of great 

iealth, who is pertDi ted to dine with *:^"*«' may commit any d'egahtief, and, if 

the fellows, and to wear a plain, black, J^eyjleafe, overturn a college w.tli .mpu- 

full-fleeTed gown: or, elfc, he is one * "* 

who, ha»"tDg Kepi all [l.c terms, by fla- I h^vetranfcribcd ihs animated quo- 

tUte required pitviou$ to his la\v*a£l, is taiion from a note in p. 38 of Poems,. 

i^r/yyb/a/Fe entirJtd :o wear the fame, written bv the llev. Or. Oodd, [whofe- 

^armenr, anrf, tl;enfeforth, ranks as To'e, and hi:»cejar:b indTputable claim • 

bafchclor.'by couit'-fy. to " The Tiiou-his in Prifon" \% fo ably 

A. Cambridge Fclhnv Commoner is vindic-ited, in vour iVlaga^inc, by the 

equivalent to n CsjiiLmoK'tcmminer at R--v. \Vcr>':.n Du:!cr, and b-y au anony- 

Cxford} anc! is nny vourg n>ar of iibe- nitius c ncfpondent], and printed by 

ral parcnrrigc, or in ofPiucnt ciromiUn- Divdcn Leach, 1767. The D'o^ur 

CCS, whodtlirc'j 10 tiude «,M:t -.^ the col- fuhjoins, 

lege di(cipl:r.c. to d^ne w :h thcfc !oxv., * .< ^, r. Let it be acknowW:ed, Our au- 

to drmK tvime tn the comM»a:t9n'rcom, i\^f jg rather too fcvei-e.'* 

and, in all rcr-»>ft*, rob?, wharinj^-i- ^ -^ , , 

vate lchooli3«d fcminar-.c. is- cJlcrd, a ^ Gentfeme^nmmPuy o^Oxf<nd,yvh;,t 

tarhur^caucv parlour harder. The ^^ '*^! 1^ rn-, d-lcripnoo in,pp ic-ble 

finoruL'.co7r.monirs of Trinity C;.llc.gc '^ '^^ f is Uic rclcnblance w/j. pcr- 

wcar ^/«/ aovvus, with /?;-j.r' t-flU> m ce.v.ifcic at G snra? 

their tuucbtr-caps and J^kM^r.^c^ on ^^'" ^''"^ 'j toan Oxford 

ibftir gownk J liu.le of ail tho <Ki»tr col • ^on^^^er-, Arai is, ^feutr^ily, a perfori 

leges w«<i,^,«ufltls iatl.t»i c^ps, .ind ''\.**"'*'^^ ^«>' *""%*»" ^ K«M"«*«pcehncy, 

^i,/^Uceon bLuk gowi.s. .lMi;.y no., ^^o wifli^s to p^f. toroMgh ttte ufual 

perhaps, beunenierteinmgorirr*.k^.nt ^*>'«!n«, «f c<>.lti,nte ex^rcrfcs. without" 

to cu..te the ..urhoFity <.f a icvrre. Hut "^ «ndui-ence, without any pcqiimary 

jurr, 1 itvrils upon this h»:ad. The elc ^-."wlurocn;, wurout e.r. i.i,.e d.i>inc- 

gant welter of FoMPEY TirE LITTLE. ?'*'"^' "^^ Irj.vujir ..bfcquu.uiHcts. He, 

feh^p. XIL bock n.Jfpc-kii.g of his ''Jtr*'y/':'»**f ' refemole> the rr^;n/tf7/ 

fccro's yonne m.lKr, favs, ' °^ ^*^* ^«"^'*'*' A/«sr,>y«-, or yfai^r, 

equivalent to the jerW9fy it 

<f He was aiimiittd in the rank of a Fr/- conmofly «)f mera and poor extradion^ 

IcmfeomfMierj which, acwrding t^ the defi- and one wht> comes to college to better 

nitioo given by » membcM- of tiio wiMrei (ity hi* cjrcunil^aDCts, and to g^in a com- 

in a court of juaice, U one whv» file at tlit f j^tabip iiy tlijiopa, by iqcu^ of his Ii- 

'995*1 JmUgliom. Expriffivns at C9Lmhri6ge ilutijaudm 


r*. Re i« ?cry much 
IflMh*/Mflr#at Weffminfler, Kron, 
McvchanNr-TaiMn, Omter HoiiTe St. 
P»iPi, && &C. «ho are oa thcyp»4</«i- 
fJHBr md it, in a ma«n«r, the itW/" 
homrder in priraie academics. Tie 
Bamc waa derived from the men-ial k. - 
%mtm \m which lie was occafion^^lly cr- 
gHgedi beiagr ^d fbnner day?, com- 
pelled^ [a« the Wincbefter pncen^s <-\\\ 
Aamc/ult^ coatiaue ro be] rn tram pore 
pioimt Sfktt^ httt, and pUtterSf 'o 
IffOM Che ublcb uf hit fufie* )or». n<-. 
IB fH* work aho^e-meiitioii^il, 
p. w^r fe^^ e >fia# of brevd is hdlt a 
Htti^tieanAy <* pf4l." In genertU 4 /«/ 
ia * imaJlplatefMl of any e^t^bk : Hod, 
at diaaer, xojhu !!» to urdcr i<iT yturfelf 
way littUs luxury rbac may ch.uice to 
teenpt you, h iMuiou to ilic general 
fare, for which \ou ^re cxpt&ted to 

?y the crok at the cod of the rerm. 
hiff word was plainly in vngue in 
Shahfpeare't time, fn hii Le;tr, a A II. 
fcene IV. p. 569, Malooe's editign, wc 

« 'Tis not in thee 

— lb fcar.t my ^xct,** 

A JSmgr, in fliorr^ wat the fellewt' 

Kit Smart, the poet, ludtcroufl/^ al- 
ludei to ihit difgracefal pr.<di€.e, in hit 
admirable tripos up^n **^Yawu\i)\t.*' He 

ir^ud aliter Socitim efariens Sizuttor cil..cem 
Dum videt, appofitu.quc c^bus frofti ;v.i •.• hi- 

antem, [fcmlit 

Dentibns infrcndcns, neqnicnu^m bmrhia 
Se<kl1u5 oftrc'.ofa, dirpts retftvtnepaiiitux. 
Olli nnnqiiand exempca famrj, «}uin fri»rtra 

fupi errn 
DfiTorcti ct p«ntura immani ingnrgitet ore : 
Turn dfunum juUt auf^rri ; mu*.Ma capaci 
OHa fona'ity lugubie ioiui^t, uiiifa ca:;iio.*' 

The Rtr. Mr. Fawkc* e!i-|;^ntiy 
tranflates this piiiFjgc in the foilowitig 
lines : 

Thu? a lean Sixar yicws, with gaze np,h:i{ly 
The hungry tutor :»t Ijis noon's icnnO i 
Jn vain hcgrinds. liis t'-tili -\\^ ?>• ii''K««'g ♦*ye, 
At. \ v/agc (harp, ke^n ap:'r*;t<.* ini, ly ; 
Oft ^e attempts, otficious, /o rcvryy 
77r^ rrf ch '.f the rr.tni «.♦. jv — 
In vain— 1:«> mn-fcl fi:.:prst! e gietri'y J3\n', 
/Jl, all r- ^^orgVi in n'.agiltennl mnw ; 
Till, arthv.' lafti ohfen^nt 0/ hhivrrj, 
T-he iamtntaUe ^oeiter tica^t tbf boat J: 
Atnl inly-mutmui'iog miferably groAiis 
To fee the empty Ui|b| and iiear the founding 

When \\\t Cambridge Trlp0s origina- 
ted, the three learned gentietnen of 
Cliiifl*<, Clare, nn^ Jafus, can bcfl m* 
form ut« rcrh.ipt it arofe cotemporary 
with :lie Ozoni n celebr't-d ^trt^-Wi^ 
Hits, w!>ich was aholiflied on account of 
it! abunveand liccnious tendency. The 
!afl wr.ter of TinaFHiMt gives thit de« 
fcripfi'^n of it, in the full r.nYn'ber of a 
work pfricdic«.l!y publilhed under that 
title : 

" It has, till of late (fnys he), been a cof- 
tom, fiom time imme-.»«orial, for one of oar 
faniil\ t'l mtamt ihe tojirum aX 0:;rord, at 
certain'or.5y and di\t)t m\ :nnu!wrjMa 
croud of fp« ^tttorf,' who flocked ihi'fttr t# 
heai him tiom al! pans, with a mcry «ira- 
tit^i in tlio felccMmne manner, iptcrfpfrfed 
uichlVcret htltory. raillery* ni^d fa'-.^ifin, aa 
the occafions cf the limes fuppl^Mi him with 

N'^w the Cimb'idge Tripvs was, pro- 
b'blVi in old time, d-1'vered like the 
Terng-Fiiitij, frrim A trrpott^ • ibrg^-itg^ 
geJ'/fool, or roftrH/nt 10 hunible imira^ 
tion of the Pelphic oriclc. Thar it ia 
of great antiquity cannot be doubted c 
and that, in rho year 1626, it Verf 
much refer; bled the Ttrr^.fdjws, as a- 
boT? dckrii>i;d, will appear manifeflf 
fro-n the CafliHridge ftittite, ** De tol- 
leodia ineptii* in pubticit difputitihni- 
bus j" en.i^cd, ^t th^t rim^e, in order 
to i<rpier% the tm^Mtfing --ipcnry snd 
import I n«;i'Ot: mi tin 1. ann*At pi^duC- 
lio'is. Th*- r;»»ur!- iiiiiBihuR: 

*< Cum (V'tiUis :>c;u'<'iY»i3e ca.tuni fit, \x 
v.. kf.iam crA:Tf* fin ^f<t?t cmtcs ctA»:Bm 
in !'xi\ toiant: e nu^j.; m j.)rr- noltiipre- 
cipvc m pi(*^licts ci»nii'i:< 1' rh'r. -voaiMt, nt 
ph«!o(it'ii I tii:X'.iH)iir> 'u.i> •■• "^'f rc'it fcro, 
pixv-ric •/ i-> rei a -t -tn p» • n- -.t^Mv.-im q a 
poifi jit CO '!r. d'.c-i-oi tV.^'i! i. re e.u^iorjht, 
T:.p:An \\\.\ »ii>3ei*'-»» in.Ki- -ic - 1 .ipi-o:Jlc ;Ie- 
f e IK' e r : .• , ^cjUh.-i auti nt L ':' .•.■•■,',. / ; . ^>r^U:cfh- 
jiuctth ct ircpiii: pfKrites rijtii captaftrtHf-f^ Mi 
jui.uli M.i./'::/uf*j j!f /j/TV.'/.-.w ; .1 . uliquam 
AtalemTL .1:0 el*.!, n k ?,r i- r.Tt.'m r--l*au- & Ml ;wrt»::u:n e-.irc m, domifius 
Pi\K:aii ell.irivis & l'-n:;» .!:t: • -..Ihgiorum 
fic ]irab:lr?.ti.m l^atiTtiiri * n'rciTrcLmiur, 
& int-rf»rit;uu«o t*tr:-n iiiii ; v.z piai-'T^s, Tu'fibJfu ••'.uqu-; »»:nne> difjiu* 
(aiites vrter-mi Aooilciniix f<)iiiun> ic con- 
ftietihiiD'-m in puht ci- (iilMKHiinnbu.- oSfer- 
Vf nt,. & ab '.Kc tid'uut ■ pfr.'iormm uiu & impti- 
tkntid froifits aftjiimani : my^f ttg^if Jia'utm 
•vel (,rdinHtiufU\ ^-Jtadtmur : twjw facuittitumy 
/:/f^:4urbmf uut artium ^ 'jjjt rn\ naur wuvif" 
ttatui, ptofeffureif oul ^t .Juut ,i l'uj■:^J».Hn^^me ti" 
tuit aut fMninii^ jalutathniliut r::i,. cii ^tjlicw 
lati^niBui tiu/cuIiSf j'icii fcurn'/juif aUUriit 


aa Speeeb, fiPP^fi^ ^^ ^^^^ ^*'^ tklivini at the lati Trials. [Jtiu 

A Speech, fuppofed $9 bavi bau dtUviT' 
$d mi 9Mi Qftbe Ut$ ^ruUt far High 
TrgMfon^ h/ a CinUimamf ^b9 'WM 
farmtrly m Member %fm S^eietj^ ferm" 
ed far tbt Purp^fe iff obtminiag a Ke* 
form f« Parliament. 

My Lords and Genclemen, 
Thouigh F hare publicly sod ingenu* 
ouflv acknowledged, that I was once a 
member of ^he fame Society with the 
geotlcman who has brought me to an 
eiamination before this court, yet I beg 
leave to offer e few reintrka reijpeding 
my condud, in order to ebvtate tho^ 
roifconcepcioos which fome people maf 
derive from my conceffiont. When I 
fird joined that Society, we calmly and 
moderately ^ropofed to offer our fenti* 
menta vpoo a Parliamenury Reform i 
we wiflied to propefc our opinioni with 
the utmo(l loyalty to hit majcfly't perfqn 
and government, and a refpe^ful dcfe* 
rcnce to the wifdom of the Parliament at 
that time aflembled. We did not arro- 
gate to ourfelvei the liberty .of dilating 
to cur fuperiors; we only wiflied to 
propofe certain hints and confideratione 
for the mature deliberation of our re* 
prefentativei, who, we were Cenfible^ 
were much abler judget of the propr ie* 
ty of a political reformation thianr our* 
felves, in confequcnce of their long ex* 
pericnce, their learning, and abilitiea. 
We Oiou'd have thought it an inftance 
of confummate aflurance, if our Society, ' 
compofcd of country gentlemen, mer- 
chants, and traders of various deaomi- 
nations, had attempted to inftrud or in- 
fluence the. conduct of men, who bad 
been long vcrfed in parliamentary dif* 
quifitions, and political wifdom. 

Though we propofed to folicit the 
Government for an* AN K UAL PARLIA- 
MENT, yet I myfelf, and man/ of our 
members, were very far from coming 
to any certain conclufion on that fubje£t. 
'We coofidered, that a general eledioa 
ufually produces riots, dninkcnhefsy 
biibery,, perjury, quarrciline, fighting, 
rancour, and animofity, wherever ttt ' 
influence extends; that fathers, bro- 
thers, Ions, and other relations, are. 
frequently divided into oppofiie parties, 
and from that moment become invete- 
rate enemies to one another. If thefc 
fccnfes of confulion, druakennefs, and 
hoftility, were to be repeaud every ycar» 
annual parliaments, we were inclined to 
apprehend, would be deftni€^ive to th6 
morals, the peacei and happinefs, of 

wuJit.'9/h ferpriifgere mit iilmUn frgtfi 

The JefmiSf are the inhabitants of 
Jifui College : the CbrifiiauSf thofe of 
^brifl's : the JobutMH begs were origi- 
nally remarkable, on account of the 
fqnalid figures and low habits of the 
Jlmdemts^ and efpecidlty of ihe^Cs^rj, of 
Saint J§bn*s College : Catharine-Puri" 
tmnty inhabitants of Catharine Haii » fo 
ponningly called »frnm xa^ak^^v. They 
are alfo yclept Catbartme-iUviS, for the 
fame reafon ; deves being emblems of 
purity. Hence perhaps we derive the 
epithet of " a plucked purUaa,** Triaiiy 
. Ml'degs, from their ferocious deport-- 
ment,in consequence of peculiar immu- 
nities attached to their college, and of 
their remarkable drefs. I am yet to 
learn the etymology of Sidney-envlSf and 
of CUrtbdll gnj'bettMds : although I 
have fieqatntfy heard the young men 
of Sidaej College, and of Clare^baUt 
thus coDiically and invariably charac* 

Smart, who was himfelf of Pembroke 
College^ Cambridge, and confequcnt!y 
wcll-verfed in the appellations inciden- 
tal to each fociety, adveits partly to 
thefc diflin£lions in a ballad, written at 
college, in the year 174.1, intituled, The 
freltf Bar- keeper »f tbt Mitre. I beg 
leave to tranfcribe the feventh and 
eighth ftanxai s 

Ber fhuff-box if the nymph puU'd out, 

Each Jobmmm in refponfive airs 

ftd wtb the ticklit^ duf bis Jnomtf 

mth all the fditifi %fbem,u 

Dropt the her fan beneath her hoop, 

t.'^nfaktfiuck ClsriMm firtnjt t^f^bp. 

The fons of aJimury K»jf» 
Smokif^frtm tbt eternal treaty 

L6(l in extatic traafport gaxe. 
As though the fair was good' to eati 
Sv'n glo9mie/l Ki/i^s-men, pleas'd awhile. 

Grim boniblj a gbajifyjmile. 

Having engrofled fo much of your 
Taluable Mifcellany, I ikait conclude 
for the prefent i propofing, ihould thefe 
lucubrations prove acceptable, to notice 
the other paflagesinyourcorrefpondeni's 
letur at the next opponunity. 

A Cantab. 

Mr. Ukbam, Jaw. a. 

THE following apology may be a* 
fcribed to P. Q^ or R, or any 
other peifon you pleafei it is a mere 

Yours, See. J. R— — N. 

'795'] ^/^t fi'Pf^fi^ '^ ^^^ ^'^ JeRvered at thelaU Trials. 23 

With rcfpcft to VRiVEKS al sup- 
VftAOBf it was likcwife a l'ubje£t on 
which we wert by no meant agreed. 
We eoafidcRd that, if the manuh^lu- 
riag towns in Tariont pant of the king- 
dom, /!ich at, Birmingham, Man chef. 
ler, and Sheffield, were difturbed by 
anniud eleAiont and miverfal fuffrage^ 
their fnivilegCy inflead of being an ad- 

Tantage, would he a cvrfe. Their in- 

duftry woold he inicrrupted, their mo- 

|»Ii depraved, and thcrr good neigh- 

honrbood, peace, and happineft, totally 

fahvertad.- We confidered char, if men 

ra thelofM^ cladet of fociety were fo- 

lidted for their Totcs, they would be 

tempted to receive bribes from the can- 

didaua. They would, at leai^, be di- 
verted from their refpedive employ- 
ments, and intoxicated at erery ale- 

houfSe in the town \ and, fo far from be- 
ing proper judges of the abilities or the 

virtues of the candidates, tbey would 

be difpofcd to give their votes to the 

man who diftilbuted his guineas with 

the i^reateft profufion, or treated ihem 

with the mpft hogfheads of ale. We 

could fcarceiy believe, with common 

fenic, that fuch pcifons ought, in pni- 

dencc, to be intruftcd wich an ele&ion 

for repf efentatives in parliament, or that 

chcf would ever make a wife, difcreet, 

or judicious choice. It would be na- 
tural to exped, that fuch condituents 

would •\t6L fots and libertines, rather 

than men of integrity and virtue. It 

could never enter into the heart of any 

coofiderate man to believe, ^hat 558 

members, ele^^ed by the moft ii' iterate 

and the moft unprincipled men in (oci- 

ety, would be more wife, more virtu- 
ous, more diligent, and more cdnf'cien- 

tious lA the difcharge of their parlia- 
mentary duty, than 558 members elc^- 

ed on the prefent plan, it is not to be 

imaeiacd, that a gentlemaiH who treats 
his frieada and alfciciares with the rab- 
ble at the Blue Lait, the Horfeflioe, the 
Spotted Dog, the Magpie, the Crooked 
Billet, the Jolly Topers, or the Hole- 
in»thc*Wall, will be a man of more in- 
tegrity and political knowledge than one 
who is cholen by iony or fifty perfons 
of property, or even by one who has a 
borough at bis difpof'il. The veiy (up 
pofition is ridiculous, and thfe czpe6ta- 
tion vifiooary. No wife or good man 
would wifli to be introduced into par- 
liaoiettt by the tumultuous approbation 
of the rabble, but by a fobcr well-or- 
dered ele£kion. And men arc not im- 
prof ad by aMiual Iccnesof debauchery. 

but by long experience in parliamentarj 
debates, and a conftant attention to tho 
important offices of a fenator. As the 
rabb'e are more numerous than men of 
a fuperior chara£(er, all ele£lions would 
of courfe be determined by thofe, who 
are leaft capable of judgine, leaft qua- 
lified to appoint a reprcfentative, or 
make a proper difcrimination betwcea 
merit and demerit; and, as men of no 
property, comparatively fpeaking, have 
no intereft in the great political con« 
cerns of the nation, it can never be ex« 
peded that th«y wil(^ be folicitous to 
make a difcreet and prudent choice. 
The inevirable ronfequence of fuch n 
fcheme would rather be a deterioration 
than a re^rmaiion in parliament. While 
men continue imperfc£l creatures, lYitj 
wi.'l be fubje£^ 10 various imperftfliona 
of nature, dcfc£l& in prudence, and 
mifiakcs in conduft, which no mode of 
ele£kiun can prevent ; and, if we wifli 
for rcprefentatives who are perfe£IIy 
immaculate, we mufl not thir)k of ob- 
taining fuch a gtoiious band of patriota 
among the inliabu^nts of this fordid 
planer, but wait ti!l we can procure 55t 
angeli or archangels. 

So far our deliberations were mattera 
of mere fpeculanon and uncertaiaty. 
The time when thefe points were dif- 
cufled was i. feafon of profound peace 
and tranquillity. There was no con- 
rentioo tor the abfurd do6^rines of li- 
berty and tq-jality, and the imaginary 
rights of man. The lower clafl^cs in 
fociety weie n t corrupted by fuch idle 
and rom.nuic th^jories, as thev are at pre- 
fent. Nj man of fenfe ever thought of 
contending for that licentious and chi- 
merical treetiom, whxh, in t'a£^, coa- 
fiftsonly in an exemption from all legal 
rcAra'.nis, which dellroys all order and 
fubordinanun, and mull terminate ia 
confufion, anarchy, and ruin ; a fcheme 
which, in reality, would convert man- 
kind into unfociable and ungovernable 
lavages. ^ 

Since that period, our reftlefs, fantaf- 
tic, and turbulent neighbours en the 
Cuuiihcnt, have thou^lK proper to fub- 
vcrt their antient conltitutioo, which 
had been gradually improved «<nd refi- 
ned into lenity, moderation, and juf- 
tice { inftead of winch it:ey iiave intro- 
duced a wild and licentious democracy, 
and taught the people a Itflfon of fcdi- 
tion, licentiouluela, and rebellion. They 
have commenced a fyflem of plunder, 
devaftaiion, and murder j ^ they . have 
converted Europe into a fvcne of car- 


44 Th Jftila^on $f ufing French Pbrafts tpijwrti. [ Jm. 

Bff^ aod didrcfs, and biv£ ajtcejnpud Mr. UftBikir, 7«i. i6. 

to fpread the ijife^lioo imo this happy v«r- «» .«»••>*..»« «?»,;! 

rii Z.A J J r -.u ^" • • voces, ct prxc^rea nmil. 

Jiland, and deprive ps of that gionous * 

copftitutioji, which h^t heen t& envy X HAV£ beep frcqueotly diljguftfd 

and admir^rion of other oatioas, ji^d •'• wiib the affci^acioa of male and £e- 

ijiired this counrry to the hi^hell dc^^rce malcrnivelieu, fuperAcial criticl^s, aiul 

of opulence, grandev, and felicity. thofe fnvolouv geniufet ufuaily ftvicd 

Id our poiir-cal deliberations we ne* amJUturs or iMnoifturs^ who arc loiwl 

Ter conceived the abfurd id ^a of a Re- »f ufiug Fieoch phrafct on aioioft 

publican government; and, iit Lhii time, every occ^llon. Thefc coxQombs in 

we (hould have thGu;(ht it an iadlgniry lueraturiC arc the filly imitatori of 

and a to B'iions to congratu- the late Lord Chcflerfidd. {f ibi^y 

late the French on their yifioQ^ry werr acquainted with the richncft 

fcbemes, which nr.pfl probably will be and cntigy of rhcir native laagaagr, 

attended with the roifcry of their coun- they wouLd be ffnfible that« in ail icakiy 

try, wi^h calamities, which may ex- we csn exprefs our fcniiiDeocs wirii 

tend to future gtncrdtir.iis. I: cannot more fnrce and propriety in £ngiiii 

be cxpw£led ihat thit rtlilefs and c?.pri- thin in French, or pc. haps in any other 

cious people will h:: long con cujl :o l<intU'>gc| and that we have no occ«« 

obey the di£^atet of a tyrannic*! Cun- Hon for ^tny of ihcfc furtit^n Huv^liariaa. 

mention; we may ruber imagine that, if o<)c of thefe fops taiksof his miHrcfs, 

in a very few yeaix, ihey will be weary he tells us that lie is charmed with a 

of cheir deinocraicai lyflem, and the yV ff# ;£«/ ^.voi in htrr Hir and afped. if 

Ibrdid government of plebeian, bfurpers (he Fixnch critick i'peaka of a beautiful 

and ferocious Sans* culottes. paiT^^e in Virgil, he pretends to admire 

\Vc fliould never have condcfcended 2 je nt jfat quti in the language of the 

to imitate their wild Ttnd oliimericil pro- p^^ctj an>i this is the utmoil extent of 

jeds or adopted a tumultuoui Conven* his criticifmp It th« amafeitr hear* a 

tton of feditiou*. mercenary, and unex- piece ot exquide mulick, he feels this 

peiiencpd legiAjtors;' and we Oiould wo:: der'ul y/ «/ 7^:2: 9«0MO every noCf. 

have abhorred the thoughts of conform- Aud, if the canno:ileur iees a Itatue or 

ing,.in any degree, to a horde i,i inif- a pi^^ure whtch altc^fb his'admiratioo, 

crear.t»-y who, wuii .d uBpura.ieLit c«-u- h>: cxpaiiutcis on tb^ captivating J4 mi 

elty, have murdered ihcir A>vtr<ign, ffui qu^t, 

treated his lamily with uomeriud bar- Tn.& i« the cant of ill ignorant pre- 

barity, deprived the nobles of ibeir be- tcndeis 10 taHe and delicacy, and an 

red:tirv pdfeilions, robbed the chut *h i-x clUnt pluvtfe Ki*- thoie who can a^* 

of th.^t property, with which it had b^wn (i<i^ no 1 lmIoo f«r tiicir opioioo. Tli£ 

invelied by the piety ot ihs:r aneci^tois, FcnchMicd ««4/^2/r du<(tluicly dfidarety 

who have wantouly facrihced .anume that he hw^ <.o \At.* oi the grace and 

rable multitudes of iheir teliovv-cui- ileg^nue wiiicii he ^Miuires 1 that thcic 

zenft merely beciufe they could mi cu- is ItiaiLihiwg mi ihe l^dy, th« poetical 

incide with their poltticai fchemc^ j who iiii<4gcry, thcinufick, the Aaiue, or live 

have fent the triumphant guiTotine as ptwiufc, with whieti lit> f^ncy ik carap* 

an inilruituent of lerroi, (umpuliion, tureil ; but chat he doc« not know what 

and vengcdoce, into^ll iheii ui<>vi»cek; it is, ancJ thai his j^dgentcnc hnd his 

vwho have ovcifpteud every aci^htKMii- in.agin-^non arc i,ou iy pcrplcjud aQ4 

in^ c«)untry with earn ige and deToU- coik'ouuJcJ. 

lion j andr.anicd uu a war oi rol)i>ery IftltCf^d '^f th>« unmeaning jar^9y 

and plunder, d^ far its lii^tr rripHcuv, iixU expicfTion 'vf (Cupidity, ignofMacey 

their luiy, -<nd tbcir madneii>, have oecii «i>d •«>!««, a feiniliic man, \i be fpeaks 

able to extend. in i^«:ni.r<ti terms, will obUyve, that the 

We (hould h:^ve conrKit:fed the<<: iiiudck »« exquiiite^ that the Udy iscx- 

people as ibe Huns, the d^hs, and the tiemelv ^nz Tint; ; that there is a certain 

Vand.iis of foimer tiii>es j we Ihc^uid invflfible chai ;i^ or an iucxpielhjtle 

have execrated their p.'-ii:),. ^d i >okt.d grace aode eganc^m her :irand afpe^; 

upon their proceedings as I.p wojk» ^t liiat the palia^e is inimitably beauUr 

a diabulLcai fpirit opexat^^ in the cbil- ful» ^c>- 

drea of dil'ubcdi.cncc, or, at Icaft, d<;- Tiicrc is 'a very a&aterial diffsreoce 

(igoeid by Providence :»% a Uaut^ti Ur b«t^i'ccn J-iyijiij^ 1 do not know what I 

the vices and iaiiuaraiAtica of Ufeft^prJci^t adpire, and X am not able 10 expreft 

a^c J*.R», oiy fcDumenu. lailiciormcf cain, li^ 


I79S*] Smi pnp»Jltr$u% modern Oplnmt on Refpiratton exphitd. 25 
fpcaker pmliimt bit rgiorance ; in the «*»»"*^': /^*. £''^^5 nidifying principle. 

Utter, he relit tit, ijbat he hat a compt- 
tent idea of the fubjcQ, but that he 
09 (y wants wordt to txprefs the con- 
ception! of a warm and livcl? imigina- 
ron. Thit it a ?ery common cafe. 
Lucretiut, Seneca, Pliny*, and other 
antient writers coofcflfcd and laniented 
the poverty of the Latin langua^re, the 
pmlrii ftrwnis igiflms. The poet (penki 
with infinitely more propriety than the 
French rritick, when he fays, 

Ke(]iieo moatirare, et fen'io tat.iC^'r. 

Juv. Vll. 56. 

Yourt, ic. J. R N. 

Mr. U R B A IV , Ctt'iiflt, Jan. ^. 
Rerpiiatio lit Uiflicilif. 

TH E influence of that Fa- 
lh\on, is at much felt in Science 
at in the moralt and manners of man- 
kind. Novel opinions, however erro- 
neous, when once cIlabMhed, for a 
tiTre bcardo«%n all before them ; reiifon 
and comnii'O fenfe are light as feathers. 
By the d«duCiiriDt drawn from one or 
two miftnken cbemica! piocclTcs, which 
hnve been ufhered into the vvoild 
under alt the influence of great names 
and pompous experiments, the phi'ofo- 
phical, or rather the chcmico-philofo- 
pnic.l, world has been infatuated. 

Having (hewn, Mr. Uiban, in many 
f.rik-.nj^ ifllanccs, how vcrjr prcp.oilc- 
rout a c the opinions •( rur m(.dcrn 
chemilts, 1 wiii now, with your per- 
mlfiop, tike a curfory view of ilicir 
tngeniciu m«»des of reafoning on that 
imprrtant animal funfton, res PI RA- 
TION; which may poliibly roulc the 
common fenlc of the profclfion to rclift 
ttie dangerous inno rations which Dr. 
Beddoes and others are introducing, on 
the lU?ts of the modem French theoi y, 
into the pratbqe of pbyfuk. 

In realonmg on the <un£lion of refp:- 
raticn, let us take f^r »n example that 
very ulcful ftnimal tne SHLEP, whofc 
nutriment taken in by the inuuth is lo 
f ery iimple, confifl'ng entirely of com- 
n'on grals, which is pnnc;p«lly f»»rai«d 
<»r a weak wateiy acid. This animal 

I'^.fl'eli'cs a large c\\t^ for the puipolc of gmious 3cji;i! plulofopliers fay, they are 
icipiration, a funChon fo very i.r.por- torme:i from acid vvaiery vegetable*, 
tant, that, if it be (topped but tor lire and the jrrrai acidifying principle m 

to the blood, and that thit oxygenous 
gat it the bifi:* of all acids, fo as to be 
capable of turning thofe phiogidic bo* 
diet, pbofphoius and (ulphur, into the 
phofphnric end vitriolic acids. And 
hence it mud tc\\< w, Mr. Urh^p, that the 
blood of the Qicip inuft be forncd noc 
orly of an acefcent vegetable, but of 
tins acefcent principli^ or oiLvgtnous 
gas ?i{o. And hence, unqueAionably, 
the blond of the flieep ougl.t to be the 
flronqtft acid in narure ; fince this 
acefcent gr.ifs reouir«^& acon(\ant I'upp'y 
of thi^ fxvgtn y/d^ to wi.h ic 
every moment diir<ng ihc exiilcuce of 

Hut, before we ado|jt rliit abfordity, 
let us for a moment enquire t^-hitt the 
animal is formed of : irwi'i he found ta 
be blood, booe, mu'cles, and tar, whicU 
are cf a niiture dirc£)ly oppolirc ti> that 
of accfcency, Lewenhoek favs, 
f(/mc time after a meal, the blood has 
little opacjue bodies flo.itiar. !i) i', which* 
after palling through the lun^s, be* 
come red gUibules j and I believe every 
phylican mult n6'7v agree wi:h me, that 
the red !',Iobules «ire formed in the lutip^ 
from the innuecce of the air on the 
blood. It will be worth while to confi- 
der their formation. Tiic lati; very in* 
genious and much-to-be- lamented Mr. 
Hcwf'on found them of the fhipe of a 
guinea, (uimming in the Ivmph, with 
an oily rcptiifive qualitv, tlie time as oil 
ia water. But this letter, Mr. Urban, 
being addiciied to the common fcnie ot 
ycur readers in general, I will i;;it cntcc 
into .inv p ofound philolophica! or che- 
mical difcudions; (or, (uch difcuirionst 
efpccia'ly as they are at prefcnt carriecl 
00 in chis kingdom by the moll cele- 
brated philofopncrs, are fit only to be 
Cent into the iunar regions in an aerial 
balloon.^ i( you rub the icd globules 
of which 1 h'lvc betn fpeaking between 
vour t'ingcrSy they h'*c an oily orgrcafy 
fee! i if you t.ilic th?m, they arc filtilh ; 
if you burn thtm, they confume with a 
briik (lame like oil. Tiicn how lirange- 
ly mull the common fcnl'e o( mankind 
be deceived ! for, our ieamecl and i«- 

mwutes, death cnfues. Our mudctn 
(^bilofophert fay, that this important 
fundlioa is to communicate oxygenout 

« Lucrct. I. 830 s Sen. Ep. 58 j Piin. £p. 
IV. 1 3. 
Gemt. Mao. Jaauary, 1795. 

nature, pure air. Bci the blood, no 
doubt, is the lource of nourifhmcnt lo 
the animal; whole component part:> we 
do not hnd to be formed either of the 
vegetable or the mineral acids; 'ihey 
cuLlift of aa inimcnlu quant cy o! ncti 


26 Somi pnpiftinui modtm OplnUns on Rifpirdtton ixphAd. [ Jao. 

that hat not} and I chmk the putrid 
efrg will briog them all to their ItnTet. 
To fuch very learned and iDgeniom 
pbilofjphers as I have to contend with 
I can otFer no other remedy. And I 
think, aher fuch a dofc, they rnuft b<: 
convinced, and agree wiih me, that the 
air, this wonderful acidifyhg primtipif, 
turns bodies to an aikahfctnt and not to 
an acid ^Titt ; at ieafV, 1 am certain that 
their (lomacht will //#/ it. But, if the 
(lomach (hould not bring the head to a 
proper degree of intelligence, let them 
exercife the olfa^ory nerves. l*he 
nofe being nearer the heqd, it is pofliUic 
they may difcwtr that the fmell of rot- 
ten egg» is juft the fame as that of he- 
patic ^as ; but, according to the new- 
fangled theories, a rotten egg, from the 
afiion'of pure air, ought to have the 
fi^ll of the vitriolic acid, the reverie 
of hepatic gai. But the e^p, before it 
was expofed to the air, confined of pure 
mild lymph, or mucus, and, by eitno* 
fure to the air^ it becomes highly phlo- 
giltic. Nay, according to Dr. Prieflley's 
abfurdities, this fimple mucus, when 
expofed to the atr, gives to it an im- 
mcnfe quantity of phlogiflon, or in- 
flammable air. But in reality this mu- 
cus, after having been ezpnfed to the 
air a proper time, becomes fo putrid as 
to confianrly emit an intolerable llench, 
(imilar to that of hepatic gas; which 
our modern thcorifts do allow, to be as 
highly phlcgiftic as inflafnmable air. 
But it mud be cicsr to every one thsr, 
ai the nnimai fubflance is /ormed from 
vegetable acid fucd* and pute air, be- 
coming of a rich o\\i nature, the great 
ofBce of the air muft be to alkalize and 

lymph, mufcular fibres, cellular mem- 
brane, oily fat— fubftances which are 
everv one of them of a high alkalefcent 
quality. And, if the animal after death 
be ezpofeil to the intlu\:oce of the air, 
a'l thtfe component parts become flill 
more highly alkaiefcenc an'l putrid. 
And it is wtli known that the a;r a^ls 
upon the dead animal upon the fame 
principles as it does upou the blood in 
the lungs. But this is not all, Mr. 
Urban, the wonder is not half over; 
for, the fheep has a temperature of heat 
equal to 96 degrees, tven although the 
furrounding atmofphere be loo degrees 
below that. 

When 1 reAc£led upon this animal and 
its vital funfiions so years a^o, ivith a 
mind unbiafled (and, 1 think, I may 
now add, unc$Htamitiaiid) by the abfurd 
hypothefes of our modern chemiils, hy- 
pothefes which have originated in cru- 
cibles and gun-barrels, and of which 
at th^t time I had not even heard, it 
occurred to me that the acefcent chyle 
muft receive phlugiQon, or tixed hie, 
from the air fprmiug red globules, far, 
mufcular fibres, &c. ; and th^t the cir- 
culation of the blood, and the other 
vital mo'.ions of the animal, put this 
fixed fire into an active f^ate again as 
animal heat, by mechanical attrition 
from mufcular motion, and the a£tion 
of the blood -vcffcls. 1 believed that I 
had proved this by rubbin«; the red glo- 
bules well in a bladder; tor, by this 
proccfs they became black bicod a«;.iin, 
yielding at the fame tunc a degree of 
animal heat. Therefore, 1 drew this 
cooclufion, that animal life conlills in 
this great principle, in receiving tixed 
lire from the air, and thar the vital ac- 

aniinalize the vegetable acid food ; and 

cions fet it free ag.iin as a&ual fire \ for, that this alkaline or phlogifiic animal 

wh*en the «nimal u killed, and thcfe part is to (liniuiate and put in aCiioQ 

Vital actions are confcquently fuppief- the vital functions. And, as it is ge- 

ied, all its fluids become fpecdily very nerally allowed that the red globules of 

highly putrid and alkaicfccnt, from an the blood arc the great flimuius to ani- 

accumulation of the fixed lire, the vital mal life, how can Dr. Goodwin ima- 

fundious and motions being waolcd to gine that thtir flimulus is owing to the 

fet it l.vofc. oxygen gas, or acidifying principle. 

Surely, Mr. Urban, this theory of which they leceive in the lungs? For, 

mine is ^mpU^ piaim, and ca/y, to the he and every other chemifi muft allow, 

dullefl capacity; but, if there be dill that acids ai^ ftdanvi and not MimM" 

fortie of but moil iMgemioas philofcpheis Umt. Therefore, the firfl flimulus to 

fo dcftitute of common fenlir, or fo in* the animal cannot be of an acid but of 

f;)ti)?ted by the txaaia excited by fome a phlogiflic qoaluy. 

late nuttakcn experiments, as to deny in a futuic paper, Mr. Urban, I will, 

its truth, let me iniicat each of them, with your peimilfion, touch upon fome 

as they have been already intreated by other abfurdities of our modern theo« 

Dr. Bewley, to fwailow an egg that hat lifit that are equally glaring. 

been long cxpofvd to the aifi ando&i RoBS&T HA&aiiiGTON, 

7 Mr. 

«M^I G^^^iJ^^^tt^frai0dthiIhwnfaUtfthiYTtn€kiairgf. aj 

Bfr^UiLSAHp R$i§mUp Dec. 30. f'g^^l. nioft where phi'ofophy the Iei(l - 

J^ HAVB freqncBtly. heard a ciudlioa pievaileti, tnd where clerical influemc 

• nvt« (as itappcm ro nie a very id* and inflru£lion >had been moft pra^lifed, 

KralM. ofiCf) wbuh however, has Dcrcr amidft the lower cUffef. Thefe were in 

bfco Wwer^ to my fkciifadioo. The France* I believe, the mod zealous, bU 

f^nefticNp is this I gotcJ, and deroud to the church. 

« Hoir hw k htpiMDtd. amidft the lata Having thus objcfled to what has been 

di«dZilci»vid6ooubFra^ commonly urged on the fubjc^, I know, 

urel»^arih«fiati«i9ldefSf <h«i!d have «« 1^2^^ «»*» off. r any thing more 

becan^tbeoKieaofperfecatiuoiWtMftCaemed U-i^'faaory ; hyr, wilUing to fee it m 

tohav«.ioifarooianlH)|(tontheaffeaions of better hands, I will venture to take the 

the peofteifpom iheiafluenoeo(jtl cr facred I^ati by Hating the idea that occupies my 

ta£kioi]» tiom the general probiiy of their own mind. 

livesy tod from die benevoleace of their The' ecclefiaflical polity of the Church ' 

csci|ioiis in diftfjbnting tlxir own, and be- of Rome I have ever confidered as a 

(ominf the abxioiien of others?" t>rinny founded on iifurpation, an /a»- 

It i« lurcly aa.intcrefting <iueftion j ptrium im impirh, a dominion over i he 

for, it demands the folution of an event mind, whercm the mind was required ta 

marvellous in itfelf J and the more fd, as br Aagnant. The Church o( Rome, 

it is oppofect by al< common experience, with refpe£l to the powers of its clergy. 

It :s interefting in another point of view, is much on a par with that of the Jews 

As revolutions are afloat, and the human in our Saviour's day. They acknow- 

mind Teems a^tated beyood all former ledged the law, and had it in pro/tffd 

precedent i^ it may be v^rth enquiring veneration; but tradirioif was their 

iito the caufes of recent events | that, by guide. So, in the prefent inftance^ Chrift 

arccitainiog their fprincf, we mav he was their head, and the gofpel their au- 

enabled in time to avert the fuUdeu influx tlmrity : but the Saviour was thrown.ihto 

of an oveiu/hetroing torrent. ihe back-ground for the intermediate 

The caufe of this injuOice towards a mtrdiation of a tutelary faint; and the^ 

vsncFAhlc order of our tellow-creaturea gofpel, fupplanted by traditions (much* 

ii certainly not among thof'e which woithier of a mofnue than of a Chrifliaci 

xci.^ht befuppofed to operate in ordinary churcl.), was conndered at befl but at ■ 

pie*. It was cfearly no privileges, pe« coilatcial, for the moft part was known 

cuniary chillis, and exemptions, which only by fckflions, to anfwer particular 

crtate.i the enmity againfl them ;„fcr,iuv:h puipofcs. Thus the aurhorirv, whereon 

ihey ii&d rclii.quiibed, whillt tlicr iiifl>i- this c<i:fice had been bi:i'.t, was in fa6t 

cact popularity v. ere in tl:tir v::;(,ur. only riic rcvcrirs of a f.w monaOic faints, 

j^r.ii indeed ihtp.iwcis, 10 whoni this claim who lived in the darkofl a^e^ of the 

01 g'.it have rcndeceu them principally ob< Church} whofe pr»6\ics being iirpoti- 

noxious, were their predecc(r<.ir>> in per- lion, and whole purfuit that of power, 

fccutijn; icatmuch as the nubility and had laboured to inflil their principles 

the iandhclder led the way to cxire* Xt into ibeir contemporaries, an;!, being 

i; moreover notorijus, tha: the tithe and dignifKd for.fait.ts i^y the power whicti 

'::cciehau:ca! revenue weie, in their they had unifDnnly (upported in their 

country* in fa£b, the treafury of the poor -lives, were held up as ini'pired authority 

and unfortunate. to after-ages. It requires no argument 

It may be faid that an overweening to fliew, that invefligation the on.y 

zeal for ibi fburth, a certain ifprit Jm thing needful to the extin6tion of fuch 

tf^/i, by endeavouring to erefl a clumfy authoiicy. When the mind was once 

prop, drew with it, in its fall, the pon- emancipated, 'it chofe to exert its facul- 

dcrous edifice. This, according to my ti.s; and ace Tdingly ic foon uaccd the 

idea, nearer approaches the true caufe; futility whereby it had been deluded, 

hut even this, of iifelf, will not account This feems to have been the firf\ fla^e. 

for the extent and magnitude of the ca- But, when events croud, the mind is ape 

lamity. As the cl'erical order a6ied on to heprefled forward, and will form con- 

principle (however falfe it may have clufions, which, by a more regular pio<- 

be^o) in this their zeal, it is to be ob- cefs, it would l)e led to ablior. 
fcrved that the laity had^ been equally It i« not commonly heeded ; but no- 

educated io the fame principles. The thing is tnt^re certain, that where truth 

lumwhs of fbih/opif had doubtlefs is fupported by error, whenever the 

diATipated many of theie delufions ; but error v^ detected, truth itfelf will pro- 

ii is to be oblcjfc^i (hat (he {lexfecutlott h»bly idil wilh iu This happened in 


aS Catifes which acceltrated tbi Downfall of the French CUrgf. []zn. 

th<? ca^c ur.clcr confidsrttion. The people mother tongue, h open ar once as the 
of France hM btcn taught to c>1>cy the fource of intelligence, and as the mcins 
rcrigion of Chrilf, and to vcntrarc hia ofdtteflion, if error or impofiti<»n is at- 
miniAcrs ; but they bad been inllruftird, tempted. Our clergy arc accordingly cf- 
not bv him, but by comments on his teemed as cnlighteDrd guides ; their tf- 
inrtru£lions ; not his example, but thof^ fuHons from tbc prefs l-cfpcak the energy 
of monk: an,d anchoiitts, had I^Cfrn held of their labours, their oopularity, their 
up to them J his minifters had claimed tpflueoce on foriciy. It is, I truft, an 
authority rot from his milTios, hut from happy earned of tlie permanency of their 
the dtcrt- "? of Popes and C.'Urcil? ; CftabHflimcnt. 

when thercrorc the to-xmcvit was found P. S. When I put thefe fenrimcnts 
to conikin unauthorised injun6iii>os, ihe to paper, I had only their often^b'c ob- 
faint to llecp in torpid huttiviiy, or lO j**^ in view; but I apprehend ihey will 
fwell wii ji licentioufntfs and j icfumpiion, afford a decided anfwer to the prooofal of 
and Papal councils lo vvra.i>^;e, a-, mere your coritfj;ondcnts for a coaliiion 
moua'v, fi,t fpiiitUd' »;».Pi:iion, the bawccn our church and tl.cir., ; t')0 
Gohti. il.w itariour and hii. Curch, fell much mull be ^ivcn up ^ n either fid-'^ 
Into rliT'Cuurc ?n>l decay bv the failure wlicrhcr for the prejudices f bigr>rs, or 
of the (ooi>da:iun. A'.d hrnc'* it was, I the coufciences cfhoneH men. AI. B. 
appic'icnd, tha: the cieigy of France fell 
wiih f'j accc!er?trd a force. Bv a de- 
tect ion of the dtlufion which ihcy had 
tlcmf'-'lvcs foAertd, they loft ot once their 
real authority. Their ufurpations held 
tlier.i up for tv I an:?, liicir cielufions prt - 
claiiTU' ' thcro for i^npoftors ; and, let mc 
add, rl.c dcnini'^iuiiey li.^d claimed over 
the ninos rt rciiiertid ihem more 
the objects cf hatied ; for, wiiat animal is 
not fcrociuu*; o!) er.'>anclpation from a 
long and irkk ne coniOil? 

In makinfj: tiicfe oblervarions, I wi(h 
nr't to unciervalue the fuffcriogs or the 
ir.aryrs of ilie Gallicaa ciiuich. I la- 
ment their fu^^';ringsi, I lament their 
errors and lgnor.«nwe. I have fern much 
of their clergy, Mr. Urlan, of the lower 
ordtri, fiiicc their txilc. I h^vc found 
ihciii fobcr, hf nc(t, and rfi^^ncd, in 
heart real conftllor . But fuch a mafs 

Mr. Urban, Jan. 4. 

I WAS much pleafed to find a fuojea-, 
t.kcu up by Ca!edc»nici)fis (LXIV. 
988.), that I hnvc never rtfle61ed upon 
wjihout ;)ainfu« Icnfibility. The pecuni- 
ary d'l4(1vnni4.,es which the greater part 
of th^ etc gy of our E!?ahli(hmcnt labour 
under, call loudly ^or ihe. warm inter- 
ference of every friend to humanity. 
The (•bfcrvatton has often been made, 
and with but too much troth, that their 
income*, fo far from enibling them to 
fuppoit iheir facred profeilioii, are 
hirdly fufficicnt to fumifh ihem with 
thr neceirafe;* of life. V/hjt p.n op- 
poriufi ty oflftrs irfclf to the Di^iniuincs 
of our church to ex ill their charaf'trs, 
an ! itiuiiorializc thtir names, by r-ia- 
louHy cfp lufing tiic caufe of the poorer 
clcr^v! It li an ait of ji»fticc th^t is 

rf ("uperiliiiwub ignorance I before ntver doe to the Bilhop of Lootion, t/> m^n- 

witnclicii ! 

la the prcfcnr unfetiled ftatc cf human 

focietv,*whco fi^ion clamours around 

lis, and many would plunge our happy 

ill,.\iijt.^ the fitmc "niifcry, which lias 

brou^h: tiitfe wretched exiles amooi^ us, 

tlicr;: IS a parallel, witich mi^hc l;c 

dr.iu'n, which, ;; g»vc a balanre 

in Oi-ir fj''>ur, To it feerii> to pioc a. in 

th.«t tiiuiUi nv.f*lii^.t"s could never a!. 2 

amoi.;; us fo wide a Religion 

amonii; u«, in conne^* o.i v.irii 

th-,- E.ijl).;£h'iient, or a; piitSlifcil hv D.i- 

fciicti ., is of a very ditfcrcat Aamp fio.n 

iluc which has been aoovc noticci), TliC 

(.'.etica; oriicr airci'too powers, but fjch 

a. ure d-^djced ff«-iu ir.c genuine fouicc 

of ih;::r rcIigS'.Nn; a»nd futli at, men, m- 

il icLccd by an bl''ub!jnHncnt, 

to give. And, Uft'.y, thelacrtd volume independent, to ftep forwa-d, and lend 

ot mdiudtlun^ faiLhluily rendered in the their hand to the oar, for the fake of 


ti -n the lively imcreft hn lordlhip has 
taKen in the mclio a.ion of their iii- 
co;ne^ in hit dioccfe. In his Lm m.)Il 
txcellc;n Charge, he exp.elfed an inicn- 
tkun ot making a.-i addition out of his 
p ivate purfc. He h.i^ given an exam- 
ple well fuiicd to the character of (o 
^ ^oJ and pious a prchur, and worthy 
the imifitioM of his rii»ht reverend bic- 
ihrcn. Bji a icuifif of this nature^ 
m.;rt neccfl'iriiy be in.idequue to an 
c>nl fo Wide and extcrlive. VV^hat ap- 
pears the fiift and n\.A\ judicious ftep 10 
bi tiken is to f. r.-n a Ipccitic puipofei' 
and I h.ivc no doubt but it would rc-^ 
cci»e parionage from mtn of confidera* 
tion, both amongft the clergy and laity. 
It would do honour to rho/e of the Lon« 
don clergy, whofe incomes make them 

11^S»1 Situdtm ffinfirtpr Clagf. — ^inlt Rtfidence reammtndii. 2^ 

their pocMi'.r brethreo. I' fliould rather 
wifli 10 fee. it cooipofed of pet font of 
ihit defaiptiosit at, perhaps, the mofl 
lilvW CO purfue itt obje^ with temper 
ana ipcecft. Though a curHte, 1 am 
in a ficiution, thank Clorf ! of whitii I 
luTC no rcafoD to coipplain. h U not, 
clicreforc, on my o«rn accounCt I trou- 
ble yoa. Sboulil tbU idea mett the 
approbattoa and coocurrcvce of even a 
(mn.X niimber of thofc who feel for the 
dkfticfs of the clergy, and fh: ccdir of 
ibcir fan£lion» I am not wit ficut hope 
ibat, by no ttoion of their wiMnm uid 
abilitici^ ao acceptable plan f^\?Ji\x he 
ilrock out* nod carried into execution. 
I (hontd eftecm mvfelf h^ippv t«» be »d» 
mitteo a ynembcr of a focety, the obj;£t 
of whxh would rcAcA fo much honour 
on their humanity. Clekicus. 

Mr. Urban, Jan» 10. 

has but too much rcalua to com- 
plain of the fmallneft ot ftmf vicara^^es 
and mamy curaciet, and much do I with 
fonneThine coul.l in: d>*ne to put them on 
a better rKitinm hut he docs not fcem 
to know how much has been ^ti*e6ted in 
the diocefe of one of our prcfent bithops ; 
he has been fo far from thinking curates 
beneath his notice, that he has* paid par- 
ticular auen:iontq their fitua'tion, which 
he has altered for the better in other jc- 
l'pe«St-, as well a» in that of their nipcnd^. 
1 bsoeve fomtthine his been <Ione in 
i&.f.x piarrsfor titn t3 >-much-neHU£lcd 
biify of rT»cn. Crtulfl a:»y^ene»al plan 
be formed tcr their rclLf, i: couM never 
Ik; brought forward at a more aufpicious 
ijmc tban when luch a chark*i'.T r'.Uc*ls 
luflre dn the bttjclion which he r. plac^H, 

C. aCis, ivhetiier it Hpp^-^rs, from the 
behaviour of ti*c pt(«plc com:nitt-:d lo 
ihcir charge, that the cltrtfy of the 
Church of Knglaod have hee» more rc- 
mifs in tlicir duty than their brethren of 
the Scutch Oiurch ? 

Would to God I couM fay it did not 
appear I B'Jt when 1 bc^ua to reckon 
how many* of thf^crgy arr, within Try 
own knowledgr, non^rcfidents — in hi)W 
many places tticrs is rr^t even a refuienc 
cuia:c— wh:n i know tiiat m a populous 
m«rket-rcwn **, in the lower part of Ef- 
fex (a rich living), and in a fmailer 
townf in that county, divine fervice \% 
performed but once on a Sunday, mor* 
BiPg and afternoon, alternately; that the 


# aochford. 

f InsaceAoue* 

r-f>'^r of a oarifii in the fame countyy 
pioducing ^Qol, per annum , has ta« 
ken LiiC curacy of a neighbouring (5arilh« 
i^h.rc he is obliced to perform ferrico 
twice a day, and that he allows his own 
?ioz\'. rncc onlr, and that in the middle 
of t:.e d.iy, at the hour of coonir^men'a^ 
dirner; when 1 could name I'everai other* 
prriihe^ in that county that ha^e fervice 
i<r.*y once a nay, though the livings are 
from 2 to 300/. a vcar; when I could go 
intii oUier counrics, and tell the fame 
melanclM^K truth; cao I (ay there U no 
ren^io'.icfs ? 

If, in a.ldition to this, a t'mc fhculd 
ever coir;, whm a bilhop of a lar^se^ 
popvlou:, rich, biffcoprick, iheuld admi* 
nitter tlrf tire of confirmation but once 
in 14 years— (hould hav; a vilitttion to 
enrpii'c into the conduft of his clergy 
hill once in fuch a period — fliould ac^ 
length totally defert his diocefe, and 
fpend three or four years together in 
rambling over Europe — if, 1 fay, fach 
a thing fliould erer happen,, can it be 
V'ondeied at If the inferior clergy of thac 
di'^cfe alfo fhouid follow the example^ 
anf* mufl it not occafion verv ferious re* 
fleSions in the min'ls of thinking men 
—of men who, like me, fmccrely vene- 
rate our pre Tent conflitution in church 
and (late, and bncc^ly pray for its Wel- 
fare and continuance } 

1 know how much ^ood may be pro. 
duced hy the confcientious difchii^^e of 
parochial duty, when pcifoimrd by a 
rtfuitnt c?ergvman. 1 know h6w much • 
evil is the confef|uence of non-rcfidcncr, 
or of nei»ie£^ of duty in a rtfidrjii j ind, 
fuieiy, there are times to cili <>n the 
'''•-»KV for dt»ublc vigiUiKS ; f . r their 
own, a.s well :•$ for the ri»i)lic, fafcty. 
Awtlul to all :ii ii the uarB'nj* of what 
hrs pniUd in a nLit!hb <u:in^ nation 1 
ought it not to occafion peculiar reflec- 
tions in the minds of thofc who would 1)0 
pri>uarily atfc61ed, fliould fuch a calamity 
afi! 6\ this country ? ought it not to call 
for increaitd u dm lion even in the molt 
ftri'l otifoimers of their duty? 

l\, Mr. Urb<Mi, you allow thefe re* 
fle<^.iirns a place in your widely. rircula> 
ting Mifc^llany, and if ihey iliould awa- 
ken only one lupine pcifon to a fcnfe of 
his fituation, I fliould rejoice; but, if 
they fliould happen to f^ll into the hands 
of thofe who aie able to reprefs the mil- 
chief complained of, and they fliould 
condtfcend to enquire into the truth of 
the above reprclentationsi my end will 
be anfwered. 

Youi:s, &Cft £. A. 


30 The Vfages of the Scotch Efl/copaUan Church ixplained^ [J^n* 

• Mf. Urbak, Jan, 13, 

THv^UGH 1 am none of your *• !.a-M 
Ktad^Ti** and tl»cr«fo c iK>r tjn;*- 
lifKil ro give A proper anfwcr 'o thi: qut- 
ff-i, in your MifL^iiat, vol. LXIV. p. 
Viir, ref|u£l:ng Iii« ** cimm up;-*!* ilic 
cxLcuturs of ihe larc UlHiop of L. for 
a ind>nienaiice," 1 hope, you wilt in- 
<1u ^c ms u corner io your valuable 
I;I:Iccl!any, to rxprsfs my (urprize at 
the tuanncr in which that gentleman 
delivers his fcnttnfimc^, bec.^uie it ap- 
pears to me r(iualiy uni)cco;'ning his 
cha'after,eiiht» is nn epifco^dl clcrgy- 
ni'»n, or A BMtifli fuli'u.^. 

p.cfi'iiiig iu Scotlai"!, «r. ,in cpTcopal 
ci<!iiynijn, a- •! crjf»v'nti ^^ *«''«^ cha- 
faiOvr ** a Ij.tiullotnci- fiilary than ^cne- 
raiiv fulls to the idt cf tbe infcrif«r 
c!er{{y in Eu^l :nd,** it mipht liavc b'jcn 
€Xp':''.ttd, il)3t he uuuld have treated 
the Srojch '-pi!t('j»«cy uic^j a degree of 
G»r»-.'*ur and dccencv fuil ible to his 

proirliion, a«»d to tiic advantarcs he <?c-i 06V»»ber 1789. 

ra! or rot. For rry own p^irt, I never 
heard of ruy u''r\^cs peculiar to the 
Sr »-rh cpi'copiiisrjs, which art: not prr- 
fr^l» a'^rrealde «f> Scrn^turc, and drawn 
fjom the pra^'i^ice or tj^*. pure^ part ' f 
the pri fitive «bM»ch. And, if it be rhc 
ScGtcli Cr.mmutiion Office which your 
Quciijl has in hIk eye, he oupht to 
know, liiat thi^ office is the fame in 
JubP.ance with that which was autlo- 
r'zcd by the firft reformed Liturgy of 
Edw?.rd the.Vlfh in Enulnnd, and if- 
itrrwi rds by Chailcs rhr III in Scotland, 
ard lirjs b'.en fiiliv approved of by m ny 
of thenioA tear red and eminent divinrs 
of the of Enfjand ; to whtch I 
n>ight atld, nS a fdrtlur tLllimonv in irs 
favour, ih t the Tiioft material pwt of 
the I'anr.e (>(Ii.e is at this d^y ufed in the 
Protfft:.r.t Epifcopa! Churcn of the Uni- 
ted S'.at's of North America, as may 
be !ecn in the* Prayei*Book 'publi(bcd, 
bv the Convention at New Voik, in 

j'vts fii m a Scotch t<^v«'iei».iiior». But 
1 lU'fl not hv, how «ipp "(iu to ili'sarc 
]i » Illiberal! and iil-fv*u:'..dcd air<.'rti( ns, 
i!w-.', wid.^i'.u il<e rtid if (och a> he, 
*' t!)e E.:lI'*u1 \^.iisi\\< itiuIi in a few 
YCifs be i»»r;.ljv r.p.r: !i la'cd in Sck,i- 
i.'»!« 1 /* «.ijd tiiofc lie Cdi s •* the 

t^ • ^^ 


:l .its Will never c 


|i iit o ti:.i>- ;;.:■: r Ire )i::Unp'iir:il uf'^tS 

,. <■■ 


<>! iir. ^ ocii t ■•< I p. 

ar.k." i Jjt Iji-ve \t 

liiat itic K:^<>ih 

•■f»::is iu*titj-...i| .• i7 f.n :» 'Ii a lulw.Cal 
iUr :>«.r> Wii wil :".<*: \iin\\ ih L.:i!};y It- 

<4fft y 

in V 

it Kt.i:, ^c^/ vi't 1 


' • »■ !- Lr. 

I^ir vourQucrifl, perhaps, is {icruf- 
torr.ed to aflix the word UKfcriftU't I \o 
evriy tiiini^ whi^h he didikcs, jull^as a 
cci'aiii \<(\ of fcif-dcnrJm'natcd C!i:if- 
tiatis cil Baptifm and the Lord's Sio. 
pei unfcripiuyal ufagiiy and mr.ny |>opii- 
lar pior.clier«, with io:ne of whom no 
doubt tlic Qu*riH is'd, lp..ik 
of all n-jy'in the Cjodnead, and the 
Df«tv lif our bl'fl'cd Rcdftmcr, ;js uk- 
/iriptr.yal <h)^ii.nts. So tafy n m.i-ttr 
is u, when men j.n hold of a cant word, 
to appik i: i«n cvtiy occalion which luiti 
their pUiprlc, 

1 \\i\c only to renf^a<k faMiier,, if 
the Q^'iiift has !<;lt fi ;ht of ih.-i pm- 
pritty of Cv»ndu^/l wiich miuiit Iimc 
been cjipcfled from an cpifcopal glcisiy- 
mxn in ins iiiuation, he l'c:ms tj liave 
been ct^uaily inattentive to h s d^ty a& 
a go.-d fubjcit, by intinua ir^., in a 
Aranii^e uncouth manner, that the Bri- 
I. ill **^ l^giflituro, by their different arts 
(1 fuppole he means tfr///;f/i^ have been 
only tmpsfir.g up$Mf thai is, dieiuatmg or 
dugivift^^^ ceiiaio clafsof his Majuliy's 
fuhjefts/' an inlinuation i)ot ?ery fea- 
fonablc at thii tim^ nor becoming a 
minifier of that jeligion which forbids 
to *' dt;rpire government and (peak evil 
of dignities." Befidcs, it would be 
difiicut for the Querid to (hew what 
pirticular encouragement, more than 
toleration and protc^lion, the iegiflature 
has ever held out 10 the members of that 
communion, whofe caufe be elpoufes ; 
f.. ;..'Vt allw^tt; :hc -^jbi.c to judge for ind, if they find themfeWes, as he fays, 
!:;tmU;v(-o, v%i;(r:[;ci :l.cj art; njiy^nr/iKA in a ** fnuauoa very Gni^olar isdecd^ 

i'oi,:.:;i|; W^c caiV 
\..z • . I'f c:"j:c'; i ci»:u :r «s '.ijiully 
*jt:iiv, i!::,, -.'cr:.- it not tor tiu- un- 
it » :• \r -r rlarrnijr \« I icM ihc pi ■. jlll :» (.» 
o* • r.v; Q^»t»i.': f" • d ii^s h:f!:rc4» have 
I ;:"■'!•! ::''* I' I V'-JLfriHrul /./i*i7//, ihtrc 

ivouiii I'T !;■> , diiiicu t\ in icC"iJCtl.iiig 
itit jwofv-lc:, kI tp;ic«u'.i i;i.A in S-'ot- 
\m\u^ :ii.d un i.i'.^ i.'.cm in o:>e rc^i;lar 


v\i..'!c nli^ioiiS p-i!ici;.^!i*s, in ail 
.;i:..; p' ::-•-, f f frt'.rh, woyld be 

{•.•unt. ;!.•,<.: 

'\t\ •.£':( -1 :hofc of the 
C.'ui'tli or Lr..!.'n.'!. As liit QuenA 
ji,:»i;i« \',z.\^\ p.c^'i-f to icck a loluJion in 
v( ui Maji^zint, \%rvch moll fall into 
il.c h-^r.vS ot ^^!^o probibly know 
I: t t :>r \ -^ '' **■ -'i Tp'Jcopacy lu Scot* 
ii:*'', It wou'.J [•>>c ottn but fair and 
Lsiu'.id !n i;i:'« t'.> '\'~xk told wh&t tholdj 
jr.j;jiJ arc» 'v \vh»co he ha^ choicn to 
c"..!:-.!*;;'.!!!)! -'Ih Scfich cptfcopaiiaos, ^od 

*?9S-] '*** ^f '* ^ '*' ^^<^\x!Ci Epifcefalian Church 4xplalfud. 3 1 

etiest 00 the mod difcordant %tl^ oppo- 
fnc prtnc:ples« Dr. Aikin actdf., " Tfc« 

^eHiAhr'niqM is ccclermftical htftd- 
ff," Which I verily belieH is rhc c:iie, 
the fault miift be «rhol:y their o^vti,ao(i 
the lif iflatare it an more concvmed ctt 
mcQcl their fitusilion than that cf ?i>y 
other tl«ls t)f d«flrnrer« tmm the eHa- 
faliflied religion. B^ifcp^ clcrf.vtnen 
OmntftAfl'^vith no ^i/^^, and tptftopal 

. Iaurb*|n*f;tfig to tto iftW//, will *.! AnSi;.ucaI Kcvwwers t'.nr 
' wav' he lifthlc lb the wcim»cojeiict« of then all tU txhorJatmns t 

which the Querift complains, and can 
Only'it^t.rUI dr them by ptabin^ ihem- 
ielvct In • iitaatinot and a^ing in a 
inaDBeV, more oonfiftent with tht:ir pfo- 
fcfBoa; a hiat, which, 1 hope, they 
will take io ghcHi pan from one ^^ho is 
a friend tooiderfCitil and eccitlrifticil^ 
And hot nihamed to ;)yow bimrc't- 

A Scotch Episcopalian. 

Mr. Uriav, 7fl«. i7» 

PERMIT an obfcure individual to 
thank the feveral gentleroen wh.> 
have lately written in V4>ur mTfcellafly 
on the fufajcft of the Seoul* b'lhops vd 
the Englifli clergy in $cotlind *. T tveir 

luMi t<i ^ram fru^'iifyinjj in rha enrrh* 
will tli'o ai>ply in ibis rcfp^^t, tUat» like 
tae KM^tH of oin, ihe fpirit of rcliftioii 
bcnni'S moff ptO'fv^i'ut bfMvifi9%'^.** 
If t.iii* *• cUf^ant fentiment," aa the 
An^fl. licjil Reviewers f.nn it, be jilft, 

to union, ahd 
all the Cautions at»ain(\ divitions whKh 
\vq iinJ in the New TeiUnient, Are 
ior.nUc;! in tnill^ks ; and (he(M:0 method 
of .iihaniin^ the caute cf idigioa ia tO 
mulrip'y Ist'^.is, and promote the fefTAiato 
iiittrell-j of cuntcpding pAitte«. On fuch 
a fu . »i e d , a n » po'i ie wo u I li (ay , If CBnft 
tiivuiti t f Mark tbem wh itffjfi ^pjfj 
Jions oN'i t'fftmcn contrarj U tbi doSring 
wbitb I have Ititmcif ^ a%A trv^U tbfmif 
■An union wiii*. thk GaUicin i.hurvfi, 
Mr. Urban, Would uc i Vtiv uood thing. 
But ».,c vcziters in your Magazine on 
^iiis head feem to me to have ('Vtriookcd 
thK griat boMt §/ €9MttMii$H, It is ccr-* 
tainly to br found in that oath which Wf 
call the o:\th of fupremacv, and whicli 

which was oiuch |Pan:ed \>y fome who ^*>ds in thtle words : ** I do dccl^irei 
Icnevr not where to tAii^iin ir. How that no foreign prince, per(co, |5rtla(e, 

vftfa*, Mr. Urban, b^w extremely ufc 
fuK would a livdc moderation be r.> 
both parties ! Pcrha|ifc it haf^ l>een too 
generally b£)ieired in England, that a 
fpirit gf extreme bigotry has prevailed 
BfiXoti^ the Scotch billions. Ir appears 
from your Maea2.ine^ that the En^lilh 
clergy in Scotland are fully equal to 
them. I obferve, wi:h pleafurc. Tome 
marks of candour in the former, in their 
pcimitting the u(e of the Engiifli li- 
turgy, where ft IS prtfened. In Eng- 
land, by long cufiom, we are apt to view 
ihofe appenitaees, which a connection 
with the Aate has attached to a b (bop, 
af effential to his oflice. But, if the 
Scutch epifcopaliaos Uuvc kept up an 
uninterrupted fuccclTion from ihc Revo- 

ftatr, or iiot*:niate, hath or ou^ht to have 
any juii(ili£lion, power, fupenority, pre* 
eminence, or authority, eccitfiafiical Of 
rpiiiiual, within this realm " YoufL 
readers may reft afl'ur'jd, th;it the Brit^^ . 
government will neither repeal no^ 'axO'^ 
dify this oath. An entire dejw'„ 
fiom Rome mult form the pt«'\irnia«ry 
to unit^n. This \Vas the groui^'i on which 
the Rdorniation began^it. \vas fhc poini 
at whicW ArchbiCbop WaKc aimed m hi;* 
caricfpnnucnce uiiK t^ae doclors of the 
Sorbonne, and it is the fittf qua non at 
thH day. A large majuritv 'of your 
readers arc, I |>tl:eve, convinced that 
epifcop.Hcv, piThapj, HcajljT limilar to th j^ 
of ScotUiio, was ihe oiigiaal and pri j^'j- 
tivc mode of government in the cl .g^ch 

ludoo, (he Englilb clergy in that part pf Chrill. It is thtretore pleafing mfee 
of the kingdom ought to acknowied|^e '*' ^<=]'i^i'^g i»J diltwrcnt parts of the. ^^orld. 
$hcir biihops as the real hilhopv of Scot- Wliilc Am^ica was lubjc^t to t' i^tfrcwii' 

land. It .is lamentable that t'acfc (hould 
he any dtflfercnce cr diluq:on among 
tbem. Time, I hope, will m^ke th-m 
completelv one people. In the mean 
While, it will not be foreign to the pur- 
pofe, if I call the attention of your rea- 
ders to a Arange kind of notion advanced _ ^^ ...^^v., 
in a recent puhiicauoo, which, I am caufc of religion. If a /pVrinam 
pcrfuaded, epifcopa^ians in every pad of ^''^''y »s wanted, fabfcrij ymn* in E 
the world will dii'approve. Speaking of — 
the formation of fcparate religious foci - « Letters to bis Son. 

le crcwn 

of Grcii BMtain, the inhabita jj^ Would' 
not ttJlFcr a i>ir,i.,p to refidc^ir jo^g tbem. 
But now America has its bif jij-iT Two 
have alio Cent by our . -government 
to Nova bcotia and Cmnda . ^^d. if ano- 
ther Wiis plac.d in cur Wc ^'i^^ji^ ,ihnds, 
he might artord Angular ^HiUancc ta the. 

nent la- 
Uon« m Eo|^land^ 

V Tliis time, to dofe the fuhje^ £di t« 

t I Cor, i. 13. 

32 A Biblical Crlticifm €orre£lid.^^^iries to Correfpmdentu [Jan, 

would ^o a ^reat way towards effe£^in^ . 
it ; and a^aini^ chefe no rcKfonabh com- 
pUini could be made. But— a/fr^/tm 
Jai tti. 

P. 787. A M^np, who ordains a 
man uj'on a fuJlc liilc, is boond to pro- 
vide him luch rfcfcnnent as would hare 
been a true title. And what is 
Sir ? — a jiipendi&ry curacy of — ** n t 
lefs thin 2o/. ptr annum, nor more than 
50/.*' See Stat. II Anne, c. i*. I nm 
afr<fid your correfpondtnt will t!vn.k it 
an iniult to have incntinmd it, U. U. 

Mr. Urban, Jen. 5 

IN a cjnipiUrion, intitulfd, *•• tour 
hundred Texts of H«.jy Sviipiircrx- 
plained to tl;e UDderliandini; ui cowf^^on 
pecpltfbs Oliver St. JolioCooptr, A. M. 
vicar of Thi-rleigh and PudcUrgton, in 
the county of Bedfordj" we meet with 
this interpretation of Ifaiah i. 18. 

** This ex predion, /«! as red as fcarlrt 
Jhall le as ivlite asfnvwy refers to tlie mannf^r 
of churinglhc/<;<i/»f ^t// ; which wns thus. 
Tlie hig!^ priett to.»k. two goat-, .^nd fct owe 
on each fulc of h-m, having hound on the 
foii'ehe;Hl of both a piece uf fca^Ict zVA\. 
Then tlie lots were %Mtti forth, and ih-s 
fc^rlet of that which vwis appoir.tcil the u ape- 
goat changed K'hite, as a token of iis being 
.approvev; by God." 

I vvifh to know en what authority the 
reverend auihci; siftrrcs thi?. I luvc 
]ov)ked into the iiiolc i.i vain ; aid indeed 
I (houlu have liccn !a>ilv fhockcc! and 
fcanda'.izcd, if I Itad found in thnt f.icr-d 
bock any vv«r.antfo» ;hia llraig: inter- 

Bifliop Patrick, it Is true, takes fome 
notice of id!c tale, in hi^ cornmen* 
tarv on Leviticus xvi, 22. i!jt the cir- 
cun)lUncts h:: rr>cn:iori» are very dif- 
ferent; and he relates them in a way 
fiiffitienilv cxor^lfivc cf the eftimation 
in which lie held this fupcriluious f :t>'e. 
Mr. Coopci's book htinj: prut. rfcdly 
intended tor the rfe of co-nmon pcplr^ 
his infurtiRg luch legendary Itutl n ii. ubly 
reprchcnlrblc. T. A.S. 

-* 111 . 

M r. lU B A N , /. iihfieldy Jan, 6 . 

MAY 1 be pcmittcd, »hiouj^h your 
w dely.txteiidcci rvIiiCelianv, to 
lunkt: the foiioaiBg tiKjuii :£S ; wnlwers 
to whitli b/ fume of your nunurous 
corrcfpondtnts, with a*^ much accuracy 
as po(f>b!e in refpcdt to dat(;&,wiil much 
oblige your old and ccnitaut reader, 

E. W, 
In what month and year was the Rev. 
Joho Moi^an, Ii, D. a^ipjinicd prccen. 

tor of St. David's, and whom did he 
fucceed > In what month and year did 
Dr« Jekyll, his fuccelTor, die ? 

!n what month and yenr was the Rev. 
[(khn Fulh-^m, M. A. appointed arch- 
deacon of Landiitf, anfl whom did he 
luccced in that dignity } 

In what month of 1769 was the Hon. 
Dr. Barrington, the prefent Bifhop.of 
Durham, confecrated B;fliop of Lan- 

\V.\% Mr. Juftice Denton, formerly 
of the Common Pleas, ever knighted 
or no; ? 

In what month and year was Frar)ci9 
M*('cres, cfq. appointed Curfuor Baron 
of rhe Rxciiequer } 

Whom did iheHon. D^ines Barring* 
ton fucceed as Ivecorder of BriAol in 
1763 ? Whom, and in what month 
and year*- did he fucceed as Second 
Juftice of Anglesey circuit ? 

Whom did John Hcrvey, cfq. fuc- 
ceed as Second Judice of Brecon cir- 
cuit, and when <\\(S he To fucceed ? 
When did he dit ? And in what month 
and year was Jiinn Richmond Wehlj, 
efq. appointed Second Jeftice of ihiC 
circuit isi the room of Mr. Hervcy ? 

Wljom did John Pollen, efq. fuc- 
ctcd 4s Second Juftice of Carminh-n 
circuit in 1742, and when, and in whofe 
room, did he become Firft Juftice of 
th^t circuit ? 

Whom d'd Taylor White, efq. in 
1750, fucceed as one of the Wel/h 
Judges? and wficn was he, and in whoic 
ro'Mn, rtrnovd to the Chcfter circuit, 
and. fioni \vh?.c [^articular circuit was he 
fo removed ? 

Jn what month and year did Mr. An- 
guiHi, the late Accountant General of 
the Court of Chancery, die? and in 
what month did the prclcnt Mr. Baron 
Thomfon fucceed him as Accountant 
General f E. W. 

Mr. Urbam, Jan, 10. 

I WAS highly entertained with Mr. 
Lock's compiimcnc to you, vol. 
LXIV. p. 977, in his humorous le- 
roaiks upon i.\t Hilloty uf S 'nierfcr, 
and fince?cly wiUi that fome y;cutlcmin, 
or i'ociety et f;cnt emcn, could be pe- 
vailed on to publilh the quantity, qua- 
lity, and yearly value, ot the land in 
that county, a« taken from actual fur- 
vcy, the raihcr, as its late hiJiorian 
hath not co;np.icd withafingic inftance 
of the kind out of the drft hundied pa- 
nfiits that compofc it. Nay, he batb 
uut ^ivcn lu tlie value either at the Re- 


i79!fO ni Hmdf tf T\U:h.—M9iirn Pr^hdal Coins iifinJUd. 33 

fomatibn or RcToIiitioni the former 
might have been calcvlited from Efton't 
Thefaunis^and the latter fupplicd from 
the tithiDg-raU, or co1Ie£lcr'& books. 
There it a particular famencTt in the 
deftnption of the cburchet, the towers 
beloneibg to which we are to!d at 
the Wed end. it, however, contains, 
upon the whole, f«)me good matter, and 
might be confidered aa rich materials 
iox fome firturc hiftoriai. It al fo a- 
bounds with fiich 'a number of errors 
rerDeAine the titles to the property, as 
%ve!I as thedefcriptioa of it (ni>t corrtc- 
ted in the errati), that I fear the 
tr-infcribiag* of them would be trtfpaf- 

Mr. Urban, 7Mr. 19. 

YOUR corrcfpondent, in your Uft 
Yv luine, who dates his letter from 
Manchefter, feems very inveterate agaioft 
the ifluers of mo.iern provincial coins \ 
and has in a vrry defultury manner 
thrown to^fther foine loofc thoughts 
upon the fubjt-fl; amoogft which, with 
r>me truth, cheie is a great deal of 

It is a weP.koown faft, that, previous 
to the introduction of thefe coins, there 
was a very great 'Jeticicncy of copper 
currency; a matter of very preat incon* 
venience to tratie, and hurtful to the 
poor, whole pavments are chiefly made 

fin^ upon the patience of your readers, m copper. No c linage of halfpence at 
in your Magazine, vol. LXIV. p. the mint; taken piace fince the 

951, it is faid, th: hironet.ige of Fitch is y«ar 177), much the greater part of the 

But eztind. To prove it, we are told copper^ in circulation was of that fort 

t!tat the prefcnt H;.nry-Wi!Iiam Fitch, called Birmingham halfpence, villanout 

of High HaI^ m DorfetChiie, is the counterfeits of the Tower co'nagc, of a 

preat grandfon of John Fitch, who was bale mctil, and extremely deticient ia 

in early life a rperchant in London, af- \Vuighi. Thefe were fomctimes takeq, 

terwards of High Hiil, and a younger 

brother of Sir Thomas Fitch, fh . firfl 

baronet of that famiivy created Sspr. 7, 

16SS, and whofe iif-je both male and 

female are' totally ex:inck. 

ff the patent, granted to Sir Thomas 

F tcb^ the firll baronet, was not en- 

t:iilcd upon his youngec broth: r J nhn '.he 

me(chant(ofwhich no mention IS maiie), 

hi^ great grand(on cinnot be emitted 

CO It, although he might to h'sfieehoid 

ei^Hies not otUcr^vifc difpofed of. 

1 cannot fee the deKre<; f>f relation - 

fliip between this Sr Tho'n?.s F:rch, 

tn*: ftrft baronet, and Robert F: ch, of 

Diiioury P ac::, tU\ gr^ndfrif -.ijr to the 

lite vv)f«2 of l*ewK D.fncY, of b'..ijifli iin, 

in 'At\. \Vt ou^;Ijt io 

hupc it was no' inrr.>diic«:'J lo doiwer 

the purpofe of telling the (ublick that 

Mr. Djt'aey has two dau^'»,ht"r% who 

are the foie coheirelTcs of the twj rich 

biothcr*,, ftylcd the Nabob Filches, as 

w-li as the whole elder branch of the 

Fitch family. 

Your c .'rrefpondcnt is miftaken in 

faying that the eldtll fi^er of the hrc 

MfK. Fiich (|). 86i) murried the Rev. 

John Sanvlford^a clcr:;ym»n, cf M'vk- 

ton. It was the R*:v. Afliford band- 

ford, the fon of John Sand'ord, to 

%vhom this lady was mn-ried. Sec Hif- 

tory of Somerlet, vol. III. p. 73. 

and fomeiimes refuled, by the traders 
throughout the kingdom, according to 
the plenty or fcarcity of halfpence io 
the placr; and, whenever the (iKmkeep* 
ers thought proper to weigh their balf« 
pence, and in confcquence rcjti£^ the 
Birmingham ones, the poor were con- 
fr'crabV' fufFcrcrs. 

In confequence of this^ the Paris mine 
company were the fiilt (as I believe) to 
llrike a coin for the ufeof iheir miners*, 
ai:'i thuir penny and iialFpenny were of 
I'jch wcifc>hc as to \\c fairly current in 
::av place. Mr. Wilkinfon next ftruck 
i')iiie Ikeavy rnes for iiis own ufe at hi» 
var:uns Iron-works; and from this t me 
they have become fo numerous as to tire 
ilie patience, »n<l elude the fcarch, of tlic 
tolle'loi', who Te every where eager to 
f»fiutn ri^em. Oi ihtie firll oinv, and 
of all which have been fincc flruck l^y 
Mr. Boiroo, your cor!'c<piMi«cut ver/ 
properly makes no cooiplaip: ; ao'l I will 
rc:i<lily a>»iec wuh tiini, ih.u tiie nrcat 
irifljx of CoMrittrfcit fiiicc tiMf tiin-: h's 
bec(iini; a conHiitMOlc tv'l, l>ut (irrcV 
i.oi to the <;xici)i he iiiMnoatos, »•< 
evtrv peii'in i- at librity to rikt 4)1 rc*"ul'J 
ti\'.{ii, .in<.i the quaiiilty is ir'.Iling iu 

* Our correfpondent has fent a fj»*cimcii 
of f<ver;d errors : but we foibcai* to trouble 
our leaders witU tliem. IIdit. 

GiM T.Mao. Juoitary^ 1795* 

♦ 1 l>:ivt iccn .1 CiUifgow f:»:t!iia^, \\\t 
name Atig'i'', 17^0, 3!id tome hitii two- 
pc inv fokrt:<; of a-i c.ulier U.sie; but ihefe 
do not pi<>;»eily um\c iuio I" 11. prcfent fo- 
r.c;. 'I'bc Iriia i\v.> pci.ce Joes not wei;;!i 
fd heavy as the major p.u: of tl^e wzw 
hal faience. ' 


34 Provincial Coins of general Utility and Convenionttm - [ J»». 

omparifoD with the Birmingham half- 
pence formerly io circulation ; they are 
alfo in general well known, and eaftly 
dininguiihtfd from the genuine coins. 
Where a tradefman hzs a die cut for his 
own ufe, and puts his name on the to- 
ken, nobodv can be injured^ as he will 
for his credit's fake receive them when- 
ever brourht; and, in this .cafe, whether 
they wcign more or lets is of liitle con- 
(equence to the puhlick; nor v^ill any of 
this defcription be found fo fcanclaloofly 
light as the counierfeiis from which he 
makes his calculation. 

After this apology for the iffuirs of 
thel'e coins, fome obfervations on vour 
corrtfpondent's erroneous calculations 
will not he mifpUced. The cwt. of 
copper is flated to be worth 4/. 135. 4^. ; 
and from this price, without aliowing 
anv thing for workmanlbip. or wade, the 
caloulaiion of the profit per cwt. and per 
centam on the coins is made. If (he 
coft of the copper were (rue, this would 
be a very unfair way of proceeding; hut 
that candour forms no pari of his dcHgn 
is evident from his giving the profit per 
csntumonthe Anglcfeyh^ilfpenny 3606 to 
the cwt. ar 61/. is, 8J</. and taking 
no notice of that on the mint halfpenny 
of 5152 to the cwt. which would exceed 
cent, per cent. The price of the bed 
Iheet copper at this time, as I have been 
informed by perfons in the traJe, is 14^. 
per lb. or 6/. loi. ^J. per cwt. which 
\vouI<S make a very w'ulc dffference in 
every calculation in his tabic. If to this 
is added the waHc iu cuttine the tound 
blanks out of ilic fbcet, tht relidue being 
only faleable as cuttings, it will income 
rather matter of wonder that the Bir- 
mingham workman can alrbrd ihe coins 
at 16^. per lb. which it is well known 
is about the ufuat price, wh«rn the ex- 
pence of the die is paid by the perfon 
who orders them. 

It appears, from the above flatemcnt, 
that the profits of the Birmingham ai- 
ti(!s are nothighe* than on moA articles 
oJF their trade. What then are the 
proiis of the tradefmen who iflfue them ? 
The beft Anglcfey, and Mr. Bolton's 
beautiful Corniih, for example, aie a 
trifle under { oz. each -y thefe were (Iruck 
when iheet eopper was much cheaper, 
perhaps at the price your correfpondent 
mentions; and it is very clear, that, if 
the dies were now to be cur, they could 
not be iflued but at a lofs. Man« of 
fuch ai are made payable to particular 
^perfoBf are 40 to the lb. (confiderably 

heavier than the mint halfpence, whicb* 
■t 51 51 to the cwt. are 46 to the lb.); 
and when the expence of the die, which 
is 2 or 3 guineas, package, and carriage 
to anv confiderable diftance, is confi- 
derable, it will be evident that the pro- 
fits upon a few cwt. can be no ob]tQ:p 
and that the coins of this defcription 
muft be iflTued more for convenience 
than from any views of great ad anuge. 
But it will 1>e faid that the greater part 
are lighter than thefe. It is allowed 
that they arei and that fuch as have 
been iffued in 1794, in which year more 
have probably appeared than in all the 
preceding ones, are for the more part 
48 to the lb. Even at this rate the 
profit can be only 50 per cent, out of 
which the ex^iences before -mentioned 
aie to be dcdufled, which, in a quantity 
not exceeding 5 cwt. would very confi* 
deiably reduce it; and this profit is left 
than your correfpondent allows for Mr. 
Bolton's pattern halfpenny at 5220 to 
the cwt ; which, he veiy jufily ubferves, 
is abuv*: all ptHtfe, and which is indeed 
one of ihc mod beautiful medals ever 

If thefe fafis are allowed, it will be 
very evident that the ftatement of your 
correfpondent is erroneous, and his 
ilri£tuies unfounded j and until Govern- 
ment (ball think fit, either to iflue a 
new mint-halfpenny, or to contract with 
Mr. Bolton for a fupply of thofe of 
which he h^s given tlie models, the 
p'cfent provincial coins (counterfeits 
excepted) muft be allowed to be of more 
general utility and convenience than of 
injury to the public, or of profit to indi* 
viduals. . 

It is very extraordinary that fo little 
pains (honid have been taken to ftatc 
the profits 10 the tabic accurately j ex* 
cept the fiill and the lafi, every calcu- 
lation h fauify, as the following ftate- 
ment will fncw, taking the numbers as 
thty ftand, without examining whether 
the number in the cwt. correfponds with 
the number of grains which each coia 
is faid to \%eigh. 

At 4/. 1 )i. 4</. fer cwt. not allowing 
any thing for the charge of coinage, the 
number of halfpence pgr cwt. is faid te 
be 2240, which is right. 

Mr. Bolton's pattern at 3220, profit 
ptrcvi/i. 2/. 17/. 7^. (houid be 2/. 01. io</. 

Anglefey, at 3606, profit per cwt. 
2/. 17J. 9^^. (hould b« il, i6i. ii</. 

Tower, at 5152, profit 4/. ai* 6}^. 
ihould be 6/. li. 4^. 


» 795-3 

Rtmarh ra iht RtUquts tf Anatnt Fottrj, 


Fictdia^, at $S49> profit 4/. 5/. S)</. 
ibould be 6/. 9f. 64^. 

CouaUrfieic, Wilkiafoiiy 5458, profit 
4/. 17/. 5i</. fhould be 6/. 141. \d. 

^,G* cypber, 577a». profit 7/. 7/. u/. 

The idea of calculatini; the profit 
npoa aay maoufafiured article from the 
raw maierial, without any ailowaoce for perfe£tly novel; and your 
corrcfpondeac might ai well have valued 
fome mahogany- plankt in a eabinet- 
maker'a faw-pit, and^ when thefe were 
worked into cabinets, chain, &c. cal- 
cnUted the difference, aod defcaDted on 
the enonoont profit of 1000 or more pn 
tntuMt which the cabinet-maker made 
of his materials. 
An Occasional CoRRESPoNnENT. 

RiMARKS on i^/Reliques of An- 
cient Poetry i /r^as vs/. LXIV. 
>. 1089. 
"p. 269. " When Queen Mary eimc 
A to the kingdom! by perfuafion of 
her clergy, (he bare winged Time tor her 
imprefsy drawing truth out of a pit, with 
VEaiTAS TEMPoRi» filiaJ' Csmdcn's 
Remains, p. 456. Here zlfo it was that 
Democritus placed her : Ey |?t;9y n AXr,9ita, 
fays he, as quoted by Dicgenes Laer:iu$, 
in his account of the fcepcical philofophy, 
voc. Pyrrho, and by Cicero, (i ur 4 
Academ. c 10,} who makes his I'ccpcic 
fay, in anfwcr to thoi'e who object, tliar, 
if the piainell ihingw be not true, all 
things muft float in uncertainty ; — <'Q^id 
trga i(\ud ad nos ? num noilra culpa 
elt? Naturam accufa, ({ja; in profun<(o 
vcntatcm, uc aic D^muciitus, penicus 

Queen Mary's mo^to is taken from 
fome ancient poet, wisole name the ac- 
curate Gallius did nor reco!!c6l; aod Itis 
learned ediror, Gronovius, 1 fuppofe, 
did not know, as he polled by in fiience 
tiiis piilTige of \iu author (iib. xl:, c. 2.) 
*' Alius 'juidamrereruni |M)«tarum,cuJ<is 
aooien mthi nunc inemuiia; non cH, vc- 
ritatem lemporis filiam eife dixit " T;ie 
bilhop of Rols's vindicaiion of Q:ieco 
\fary was pub!iihediii 1569. " in Paul's 
churLiie yearde, at the (igocs ot Tyne 
and Trenthc." 

p. 27S. And as earth is fometimes 
proiiounced yearch, fo have we Yedward 
for Edward I Shakefpcare has even 
^riuiit it <o in one place. 

p. 288. The idea of the ballad of 
Troth and Ignorance, and the Scmcrfet- 
ihre dialc6^, in which Ij^norance Ipeaks, 
iceiDs (o hare been fuggefted kj oae of 

the interlocutors in Feme's Blazon of 
Gentry, 1586, part ii. p. 99, feqq, 

P. 295. The came of the wandering 
Jew was John Buttadaeus; befidesthe ar Ji* 
biflibp's fervaoty who faw htm in 1228, 
he was ften bv the bifhopof Slefwick, in 
1 54a ! and about the middle of the Jix- 
tecnth cenrury was at Antwerp, and in 
France. Dcrham's Phyfico-Theology, 
b. tv. c. 10, not. e. 

P. 308. There is a ftory, very iimilar 
to this of King John and the abbot, in a 
French jeO-book, intituled, Conies a rire* 
vol. i. p. 182. of the time of which 
compilation I ihould be gbd to know 
more, as it appears from the llyle to be 
of confide rahle antiquity, though my 
edition is a verv modern one. 

Ibid. Olfi-ey may be a corruption of 
Alfred, ay palficy of palfred, Jeffrey of 
GHJfiid, Bic, 

F. 320. VVas Sir John Suckling's 
tr(X)p, here ridiculed, the fame with 
•• the troop of flicw," which con fi fled of 
noblemen and gentlemen, whofe eftates 
amounud in the whole to one hundred 
thwuf nd pounds per annum ; and in 
whicli Sir Philip Warwick ferved at 
Etgchiil fight > 

Such " holiday-' foldien Rre well de- 
fer il'icd by the mailer ly pen of Tacituti in 
a noble pafTage, of which, though the 
former pait has n'lliing immediately di- 
re6^cd to the point for which I cite the 
latter, I cannot foibear trani'cribing the 
whole J as it contains fome truths to* 
applicable, I fear, to the prefcnt day. 
He is deicribing the ftate of Komr, upf^n 
Otiu.'s quieting it to march a^ainll Vi- 
tcllius. '* Igitur moix uibis curx ; 
Quiius ordo metu aut pcriculo vacuus; 
primore< (^n^ttus aerate invalidi, et Funga 
pace dcfides ^ fegnis, et obiica beiloium, 
nuhilitas} ignarus militia? equesj quanto 
maeis dccultare et abdere pavoiem nite- 
banuir, msnifeflius pavidi. l^gc darani 
e coKtrario, qui ambitione JlQlida com- 
/picui arma, iii/gfres eqitos, guidam 
luxunojts apparatus coti'vt'V.orumy tt 
irrittimtnta Ubidinum, ut injirumintd 
btUtt meriatentur, Hiitor. lib. 1, cap. 88. 

Voltniie has drawn a iimih:r pi£lure 
witli {[^Tcat elegance and force. 

Mille jeunes guerrier:, attaches a Ton fort, 
Du fcin des voluptes s*av;in9oient a U mort. 
Ceut cltifres amoureux, gages de leurs ten- 
drefles, (maitreffes % 

Tra^oient fur leurs habits les noms de leurs 
Leurs armes eclatoient du feu des diamans, 
D« leui s bras enerrcs frivoles omemens; 
Ardcni, t'iraultueux, privcs d' experience, 
lis portoient aux combats kur fu^ierbe im- 
prudence : 


Rtmarh on the RiUqua of Ancient Poetry, 


drgoeiUeoxde leor pompe, etflentfuncamp p, 376. This poem of Admiral Ho- 

nombreuxi (^ci's eboft is a complet« example of 

Sans ordre ils s' avan90teot d'un pai EoBlim trochaics. 
imp^tueux. " — •'*' '^— * - ^ 

Htnriade, Chant 3. 

Of Sir John Mennesy the wicty author 
of the prefenc fircafUc balladi Lord Cla- 
rendon informs u^, char, upon the re* 
turn of pirt of the parliament na?y to 
their allegunce iii 164S, Prince Charles 
conferred on him the command of the 
Swallow, a (hip of which he bad been 
captain many years betoie. He wa» an 

*^ AsnearPofto«Bello lying I on iha gently 
fweUiog aood." 

'< Cras aroet qui nunqoam amavit,| qaique 
amavit nunc amet." We(l*s Pindar. 

The horror of a (imilar apparition to 
that which forms the fubje£^ ofthcfe 

adive loyaUn, and faithful adherent to verfes is touched by Tacitus with the 

Charles 11, during liis exile; and, vvhcn 
that mooarch in 1655 meditated a oei'ceit 
upon England, )Vlcnae« went to ZtaUnd, 
to prepar« a retreat, in which the King 
might wait till the ruyalift party declared 
themfeWes : and he was himiclf to re* 

pencil of a mafier. It is the night prt- 
vious to tlic batde between Germanic vs 
and the Cherufci. Ann. lib. i« c. 65. 
** Nox per diverfa icquies i cum barbsri 
feftis epulis, ^Iseto cautu, aut ttuci (o- 
nore, fuhjtSia valUum, ac refult antes 

main at Flnflsiog, that he might direfi failus jtumpUrent; apud iLomancs. in* 
the pcrfon wlio was to be Jenr from validi ignct, interruptae voces, atquc ip(i 
England to the place where the King paHiih acijacercnt vallu, obenarcnc ten- 
was. Hid. RtCbelliQDfb. ii. vol. V. i2mo, toriis, i«/bM«#i magis quam pcrvipjles. 
p. 206 b. x^r, V6l.?i# p. 554. His name Ducemque terruit dira quirsf; nam 
isuniforinly Mcnnes in Loru Clarendon 1 Quin6iilium Varum X ianguine obtituni, 
and not Mennis, as Dr. Percy has it« et paludibus emerfum, ccrnere et auc<ire 
* P. 327. Whitlockc (ay^ that Cheap- vifus eft, vclut Tocantem, non tamtn, 
fide*crofs, and other croltesy were n/9iid obfccuius, ct manum iniendentis repu- 
<)own. May 3, 1643. In Laud's Diary litre.*' 

it li. ftid, *' 1643, Mail lyTucfoay, Tl e The anxious (itoation of a commander 

crufs iu Cheapiide /di^«« down.*' Which on the night previous to an engagement 

is right ? Ic is manifcll, that it would 
not be tahf down before it was Toted 
down; and it is cqua'ly obrious, that it 
could not be taken down the fame day 
thit it was voied down. 

p. 333s 

" The fierceft furies, that do daily tread 
** Upon my grief, ni> giay difcrowiied head, 
** Are tliot'e tiiat ovs c my bounty for their 

fays King Chatles in this noble and pa- 
thetic etf ufion. 

The unhappy monarch, though only 
in his 49th year at tl^ time of his mur- 
defy was yet (o liai railed by hi!> impri- 
fooment, thjn bis bmr (Lord C arei.don 

is finely dcfcn bed by Dryden, in an ele- 
gant paifage of his nibble .pot m : 

<< The moon (hone clear on the becalmed 

** floody [nivei play) 

** Where (while her beams likeglit ling 

«* Upon the deck our careful gcner.i' Hood, 

<«And deeply musM «m the fuccecding 

"d^y." Annus Mirabilis,fiaiiza 99^ 

Tlie fatal conta^jon, the lubjc^l of the 
prefrnt iinc«, is molt poeticjilly handed 
by Tl'Onifon. uho aod> a mort pi6\u- 
refi^ue and lliiking image ; he apoitio- 
phizes Admiral Vtrnon : 

You heard the groans 

Ofngonizinglhlps from fborc to Ihor 
Heard, nighily^.'i/i7/j**^aa"i.l tlie/w/.V/: v..ivcs, 
Ulls us, b. ii. vol. Y. p^ 210.) fvius all The frequent cot fei w!nlc, on each other fix'd. 

In fad prctage, the blank a li. Hants leem'd 
Silent to aik whom fatewouM next demand.** 

Summer, 1046. * 

gr^Jf when he appe^tredin pubiickat the 
treaty of Newport in 164S ; *' thougl) he 
had no other marks of dilcomfort in liis 
countenance.'* 1 he fame circumitance 
is related of his unfortunate grand- 
mother, wl.o was foruevvhat younger at 
the time of btr murder. 

P. 356. 

*' I have feen two in a vifion 

•* Witli a flying book between *cm." 

• Coppe, who is a'luded to in thi> fopg bhHkfpearc's Henry V. 
of the Diftrafled Puritan, was buried at + Every worilfpeaks. 

Mr. Urban, Jan, 2. 

CONCLUDING that the Rev. Mr. 
Gray will revitc the Letters which 
give fb lively a dercripiion of his tour, 

* Compare thu nigl its of the French and 
Englifh be/ore liie h<iUle of Agincourt, in 

Batncs, Aug. 23, 167a, under the name 

He lud been defeated and ilain by th* 

of HUm. Lyionk\ Eofirons of Lon- ^am sbaitarioiis in tl^ lame place. 
Unn, p. aj, ^ 


'795*3 ^'"'' fif impreving a n 

I frnd f m ■ 

• vbichnrc 
, ind an in< 

will oblige jFOHr occiriunil cornrpia^ 
dear, ViATOK A. 

P. ; 1.4 Peine: Labkowiii wii 
then bibopof Gbeai. 

P. 14, I. 7. To Prince Ferdinand 
ftould be added " of Fruflia." 

[bid. 16. I imagine we AduI'I 'end 
til and Dol Itu dm. Il ina|f not he im- 
pertiDcDt »add, ihat Piiiice Lmi-i nf 
Pr-jfta, tbc roo her* ulluded in. ha* 
fmcediD'OguiOicdhinifUf in vanouicn- 
gagemtnli, fa as to anaounce ih< in* 
betitaaee of the miiilirn relent) nf hii 
unde, ihe great FredtPric. The iliteft 
fan of lhcPrinC*of Oi«n|!eu'iii marcied 
IB 1793 10 hi) coo fin, (he c. Men (bufihter 
of ih« ICing of Pruffia, hy hii ]i:cl?nt 

P. tS. Gu'rdo, in his f^noui piflure 
of Sr, Mtcttael at Rome, liai cpmmiiitd 
the rime kind of fault a- th.'- "i^l. ■vhitd 
Rubcnt iihere fujufllvr-.-'rf, r.nrl 
hai given Sjiin ibi.- fi|.;u 

EditiffH tf Mr. Grey's 7bv. jy 

thisk Mr. G . hii rafetred 10 under tli« 
name of Bturab, 

L' 10. After men, fhouldb* 
added " et^ailt aj tt^rhg mrmi.- The 
■ftual population of Cola|nic> defolais 
ai it 11, ti 1it[te Oiait of 30.000 [ouli. 

L. 16. MSHbri^ ii a Aouriniinr 
maniihdunn^ lown in ihe duchj c3 
Berg, upon ihc rglic bank of ihr Rhine, 
and about fwa (nai/jr^ miio below 

P. 17. I. •4. The mineral Tpring U 
at Cud/Jttrg, whnle ruined caflle, co- 
vering the fummii of a cun.c and 
WMded hi'l. It aflriking Ce^tuie LfihaC 
pi.^uifffijue counlrv. [ V..:nw of no 
fuel) plfce ai Ntvut in that DEigltbour- 

P. 30. 1, II. F-hnBlreliltiii, (the 
btoid ftor.eof hia ' 



of a 

»ile air.ffin. Th-:re it l...;h paint<n^ "-l 
pxtrj in Miltun't di-fcription of the 
fallen Angel. 

P. ij Expeiience of th- m-wle of 
liiing at Liege, and iri irarin-,n parn of 
Germany, indinei m.' 10 tindlinr. i^e 
accuracy of Biron d« H-i.i.M'i c.Uulii- 

liu.i of 100/. a SiAr I>cin.;.c]i.«t ..t Dur- 
feldorf totioof. in Enj;l<(i)d. We grticly 

rung 1 

refi fac 

P. j6. 1. I 

to. /,-?/■- 

r reid /.vA*. 

P. 3^. 1 


ii rli.t M:.G. 

(ho.ld .m,; 



al C:irel, > 


:h, Mn„n- 

ft f^i.;.»l Rue 

ih.ngs. cm 

.„ f.,nr i 

-n.ircMJt. bjr 

Clauile Loi 



nnu<-.Lr be 
li.y IS in II 


\ -m'f mti 

il. ThiS"'- 
ih a vili- rh.» 

manv wh-i 

U 1 


ic iar.-.i diiWi 

ill.- aiitntir 

t fuccecd:' 

P, 43. I. 

:. I?, w 

'I 'Cuid'rV.* 


1 UrJz"-^ 

P. 46. 1. 


Tl:c ii'i 

aor of Mencc 


V t-' -.he 3 

-r^niof Er<i«.'. 


of I 

rin.ll i 

th«ir id 
tbc Contii 

m England, and tbit I 
e tctr>.;Ttd fr'>m cmbir 
out mucb fM.Diion .f j 
: poffrHbri l)ut pertoo 
mil deceive ihcmCeUc:! 
of economy By i«ir,n 

ley, and the hazard of h 

duped, which they rcldom inclui 
the calculation. 

P. 14. L 1. The E'eaor hit a cbS- 
tcaH Anclj fjtuateil at Btnjbzrg, «hi:b I 

■ 49' 

up'iD till lucGLtlion to the 
Ion. 10 gueft 

Mr. G. could mt 
b'lfanprick ri: iprtrgil, uniil'upnn to->k- 
ir,i«U (ii-i,niied inio Englifli by Mr. 
M.ty), I found that he had coovi-rted 
ihew„id Sfrcr^el, y.v\Hcitni<aai Dhtefi, 
imotheiwn,eu(a place. 

P. 51. M.. G. .^ill gtie.e 10 learn, 
that la graiuit iWii v,ii cm down at the 
fie^cot Menu, tlic F^ivorita »at 
demoliMied, and tlut fciircely a tree wai 
flanding lall September near tiiai city. 

P. S4> I- t6. The piaur<:t »( Man. 
heitn are more honomcd by Mr. G. 
than ihcy defervc. They are numc< 
roui, but ctciaialy U: from virj inte- 


Remarks on tbi RiUqua of Ancient Poetry, 


drgbeiUeiixdelearponipe^etfieffdHmcainp p. 376. This poem of Admiral Ho- 
nombreuxi (^ci's ghoft is a complet« example of 

Sans ordre ils s* avan^pieot d'un pas EoElifli trochaics. 

imp^tueux. Htnriade^ Chant 3. j* . -, . „ .. , . , . ,, 

^^^. i , ^, ', ' ,^ '^ As near Porto-Bello lying I on the gently 

Of Sir John Mcnnes, the wiity author - - ---'•• » ' 

of the prefenc fircaftic ballad, Lord Cia- 

reodon informs u^, thar, upon the re* 

turn of part of the parliameot nary to 

their allegiance in 1648, Prince Charles 

conferred on htm the command of the 

Swallow, a (hip of which he had been 

captain many years before. He was an 

a^ive lovaUn, and faithful adherent to 

Charles 11, during his exile; and, vvhtn 

that monarch in 1655 meditated a aelcei:t 

upon England, M^ooev went to Z::aland, 

to prepar« a retreat, io whxh the King 

might wait till the ruyalid party declared 

themfelves : and he was himiclf to re* 

fweUiog flood.' 

'<Cras aroet qui nunquam amavitj qaique 
antavit nunc amet." We(l*s Pindar. 

The horror of a (imilar apparition to 
that which forms the fubje£^ ofthtfe 
verfes is touched by Tacitus witi> the 
peiicil of a mafier. It is the night pre- 
vious to the batile between Germanuus 
a,nd the Cherufci. Ann. hb« i. c. 65. 
•* Nox per divcrfa inquies i cum barbzri 
feftis epulis, *l3eto cauiu, aut tiuct (o- 
ttore, JuhjeBa vatliym^ ac refultmntes 
main at Flnflsing, that he might direfi /alius cumpUrent; apud iLomancs. in* 
the pcrlon who was to be ient from validi igncs, interruptae voces, aiquc ip(i 
Bnglan'd to the place where the King paHiin acij^icercnt vallo, oberrarcnc ten- 
was. Hid. RtCbelliQDyb. ii. vol. V. i2mo, toriii, infommis magis quam pcrvigilcs. 
p. 206 h, XV, vol. ?i. p. 554. His name Ducemque terruit DtRA quirs-f", nam 
isuoiforiiily Mcnnes in Loru Clarendon 1 Quindilium Varum X iaoguine obiituni, 
and not Mennis, as Dr. Percy has it. ct paludibus emertum, cernere et audire 

* P. 327. Whitlockc (flVf that Cheap- vifus tft, vclut vocantem, non tamciv 
fide-crof^, and other croHes, were n/9Ud obfccutus, et manum iniendcotis repu- 
dowo. May 3, 1643. In Laud's Diary lilfe.'* 

iti^fiid, *' i643,Maii2,Tucriiay, Tie The anxious fitoation of a commander 

crufs iu Cbeapiide taksn down." Which on the night previous to an engagement 

is right } It IS manifcll, that it wculd is 6ne)y defcnbed by Dryden, in an eie- 

not be taie9 down before it was voted gant paifage of his ni.'hlcpotm : 

down I and it is cqua'ly obrious, that it « The moon (hone clear on "the bccMmcd 

could not be taken down the fame day u flood, [Alvei play) 

ihit it was voied down. «< Where (while her benms ring 

P. 333s ' «* Upon the deck oiu' careful general Hood, 

" The ficrceft fiiries, that do daily tread ** And Becply raubM on the fuccecding 

** Upon my grief, my ^/oy dilcrowned tiead, 

** Are thole tliat owe my bounty for their 


fays King Charles in this noble and pa- 
thetic etfufion. 

The unhappy monarch, though only 
in his 49th year at tlx time of his mur- 
der, was yet (o hai railed by hi>> impri- 
fooment, th<ic ^is £«ir (Lord Carcndon 

" d.^y." Annus Mirabilis, flauzu 99^ 

Tiie fatal contagion, the I'ubjeii of the 
prelrnt iincs is molt poetic:;lly hamlicd 
by T'.'Odi^on. \Nho Aiidt. a moft pi6tu- 
reft^uc and Ihiking image; he apolUo- 
phizts AdKiiraf Vernon : 

————** You hcird the groans 
Of nsonizir.g (hips f; o:n {bore to Ihon* j 
Heard, nightly pfun^'J :i:i.\.\ W-.e/u'len u .kvcs, 
uUs us, b. ii. vol. v. p^ 210.) V-'tfJ ^U Tb€frequ:ntc<,>fei w?m1c, on each other fi>;'d. 

In fad prc!agc, the blankaii-ltants Iccm'J 
Silent toalk whom fatewoiil.'. next demand.** 

Summer, 1046. * 

graj, when he appeared in pubiickat the 
treaty of Newport in 164S ; *' ihougli he 
had no other marks of dilcomforc in his 
countenance.'* 1 he fame circumltance 
is related of his unfortunate grand- 
mother, wlo was fome^hac younger at 
the time uf mr murder. 

P. 356. 

** I have feen two in a vifion 

•* With a flying book between *cm." 

Coppc, who is a'luded to in this fopg bh'ikfpearc*s Henry V. 

of the Diftrafled Puritan, was bulled ac + Every word f peaks. 

Baincs» Aug. 23. 1671, under the name + ^^^ liad hren defeated and (lain by th* 

ot' Hiam. Lyluuk'^ Environs of Lon- ^-^mrbaibaruiisio tl^ lame place 

iion, p. 23. ^ b.forc 

Mr. Urban, Jan. 2. 

CONCLUDING that the Rev. Mr. 
Gray will revile the Lcticrs 
give fb lively a defcrjption of his tour, 

* Compare tljc nights of the French and 
Euglifh bc/ore tiie battle of Agincourt, in 

^Itfi*] ^^ f^ imprmng a new .E£im 9/ H^, GiTj's Tonu 3^ 

MbA dMy apptprlB % lecoiid edittoBt 
IMA- yo^tiW M fncK tBtecnrtciet ht 
I cm «ntir co«ft4c9CJto 'poiat out, to- 
■nlUririik • fetv tMBsrfct which are 
Makiad:iu bii fuAgMitnty and an in- 
fafi— aC wkiab la your jmxc Magaiina 
wilicMiga ymir occafional corrcfpoa- 


F. 5. L4 Prinfu Lobkowita was 

- P. 1^ I. 7« To Piiacft Ferdinaod 
ftorid IM addM « of Praifia/' 

- IM. ji. I iiQagint we ihoiild fcad 
iif aad aMttilM fbo. It may not be im- 

10 add, chat Prhice Lou*9 nf 
ikc te btrt 'alluded m, hat 
fialcoddlfBlpriiiadliiinfcIf In vairioua en- 
Mgaflicnay fb at to aanoonce ihe'io* 
■ariiaora of <he military tMeott of hit 
oade* tiM great Frederic. The ctdeft 
foo of the Prince of Orange wfit married 
10 f79o'ro Ilia co«fin,theetHeft daughter 
of cba King of Prufiia, by hit prtlcnt 

P. I 

^ \%, Guidoy in hitfamoas ptAore 
of St. fiifictaael at Rome, his cAmmiited 
die fiiiiieknidoffiuttafcthAr\Yith which 
Robcme libera To joflly rcpoached, and 
hat giveo Satan the figure of a brawny 
.eoalHbca«er» and the countenance of a 
^hIo aCiffin. There it both painting inH 
poetry, io Bifikon'a dcfcripiion of the 
£Jlco Aagal. 

P. «3 Experience of the motfe of 
living at Liege, and in Tariout parrs of 
Germany, inciinfei me to quettion the 
accuracy of Baron de Barold't ciiculk* 
(ion of aoo/. a year being equal at Duf- 
kldorf to 600/. in England. We greatly 
deceive ourfc'ves in lupj^onng the dif- 
ference of living to be io great at is 
\irua!ly reprefeoted ; and a fmall income 
will, X think, go nearly at far in many 
of our provincial townt as in any of the 
continental ones. Xhc continent holds 
out the Aipeifluitiet, luxuriei, and 
amufements of life, at a much cheaper 
rat: than any part of this ifldnd; and 
therefore it it thvt a large income will 
go a great deal farther upon the Conti- 
nent than in England, and that large 
fortunes are retrieved from embarrats- 
meat, without much privation of plea* 
fure to the poflfelibr; but perfons of 
fmali incomes deceive themleNes in 
their ideas of ceconomy by retiring to 
the Continent, exclulive ol the expence 
of a journey, aad the hazard of being 
duped, which they feldom include in 
the calculatiod. 

P. a^ I. a. The Eleaor hat a chl- 
uan fiaely fitoated at Btnjhfr^^ which I 

think Mr. G. hat referred to under iba 
name of Binrmb» 

L.* 10. After 30.000 men, fliould bo 
added •« i^U oj bt^ing mrm.*' The' 
aChial population of Cologne, defolace' 
at it is, it little Ibott of 30,000 fouls. 

L. 16. MStibtim \% a flourifiiiar 
maniifadimng town in the ducby <3 
Berg, upon the right bank of the Rninep 
and aboot iwo {not Jix) miles beloir' 

P. 27' I* t4. The mineral fpring ia 
at Gadejbirg^ whofe ruined cafllen co- 
vering the fummit of a conic and 
wooded bi*l, it a flriking featuie of chat . 
pifkurefque country. I know of no 
fuch place as NiVftt in that neighbour- 

P. 30. I. la. Ehnnbraf/bein (the 
broad flone of honour) it the ftamc of 
the nobic and flrong furtreft facing tiic, 
Mofelle at Coblcntz. 

P. 36. 1. 2. Foi f»agJ*vt. read Lfibm» 
P. 38. I rather «»i>nd<:r ihu Mi. G. 
ihould omj: noticing the pi^uie-gHllery 
at Caffel, which, nntongft fr»ervt 'fino* 
thingt, containt four IdntlfcaiMS by 
Claude Lonain j two whereof arc of 
fingolar beauty and merit. This gtU 
lery it in truth, beiter wotth a viiit than 
many whofe more public fanac'dra^ra 
the attention of fucceeding travellert. 

P- 43- !• !?• x9* We ihould read 
Wiilfffifttin and LAvdgraVfs. 

P. 46. 1. 9. The £!e£lor of Mentz 
i» r>f tiic family of ihc B .ronsof Hr/^tf/. 
Mr. O. cannot be ignorant that Mentz 
is chiefly iodebtcd foi its ifnp.ovementt 
CO the exertions of ihe coadjutor Dahl- 
berg, whole eminent wurtii and talenta 
cotittitute him one of ihe mi>!l leCpcit* 
able men in Germany, and from whofe 
liberul and enl'ghter.ed R:ind much ia 
expe£ied upon his fucced^oo to tlia 

P. 49. I. 7. J was at a lofs to guefs 
what Mr. G. could mean by the aicU- 
biihoprick or ^'^rrxrg//, until upon -look- 
ing into my German edition of Ricfbeck'i 
travels (tianilated into Englifli by Mr. 
May), I found that he had converted 
the word Sprengtl^ which me»6t Diocefi, 
into the nanric of a place. 
' P. 52. Mr. G. Mill grieve to learn, 
that la ^raxde ali^e was cut down at the 
fiegc ot Mentz, that the Favorita waa 
demoliflied, and thdt fcarcely a tree waa 
ftanding ia(l September near that city. 

P. 54, 1. 16. The pidures at Man* 
heim are more honoured by Mr. G. 
than they deferve. They are numf- 
rottt| but certainly f ai from vtrj intt^ 


38 Hints f9r improving a mw EStion of Mr. Grcj^s.Tcur* [Jan.. 

TiP'tMg. The co1Ie£lion coDUint more pafHontundertbe fao^onof areltgiout 

trafli and rtmptilfags than any I have 
ever feeoy and it much inferior to that 
mt Munich ; 1 think Mr. G. wou!d not 
hare recorded thefe pidures at all, had 
he feen them on his retarn from Italy. 

P. 55, I. 9 Read Oggirjbiim. When 
the £te^or Palatine fuccccded to Bi?a- 
ria, upon the dearh of his coulin in 
I777» he quitted Manheim, and efla- 
bliibed bis coutt at Munich, the capital 
of a populous and exteniive duchy, and 
a more convenient place of lelidtnce 
than Manheim. L do not believe that 
he took this (lep from religious motives, 
but out of regard to the Bavarian robi* 
lity, whofe opulence and impoicance in 
fome meafure demanded that m^irk of 
preference. The palatinate is iodecH 
wretchedly governed by a tribe of petty 
fat rapt, in concert with an almoft abfo- 
lute minifter. 

P. 57, 1. 11. The eleftoral gardens 
at Scbnuttttimgin were made at an im* 
manfe expence, in a flat country and 
ungrateful foil, without a Angle native 
beauty s whilft the neighbouring bills 
around Heidelberg offered fites the mod 
pidurefque, acccff^ries of wood and 
water the moft dcfireabic, and profpeds 
the mod rich and varied. 

lb. 1. 26. it rhould be fTagbdufiL 
The Bilhop of Spire has a chateau and 
gaidens thete. 

P. 58. Jl'he fplendour and hofpita- 
lity or the tourt at Carlfiuhe are much 
diminiflicd (ince the French menaced 
the German princes, and fpread terror 
along the banks of ihe Rhine. All the 
Margrave's plate, jewels, pi6turc3, and 
Vd'iUdbUs, were fent in 1792 to Ulm, 
where they Mill remain; aiid ihc appre- 
hcnfions of a French inroad, together 
with the murmurs of liii> fuhjci^^U, fee:n 
to have (uured the dirpi;ri(i<in, and chil- 
led the marncr&i, or the Margrave, 
whofe intpiicic contidcnce !n a worihIcTs 
and intriguing miniftcr, t.itely deceaCcd, 
has deprived him cf much of the for- 
mer attachment of his |>eoptc, and dii- 
Tcn from his (civ ice foaie upright aud 
able men, whofe councils had once pro- 
cured him confidcrab'e reputation in the 
empire.' Phvficr;! renfons induced the 
M*rgravt,ihen a widower, to marry, in 
1787, a Mademo.fc.le de Geycr, who 
was maid of honour to the heriduary 
princefs, and daughter of a deceafed 
officer of the court ; bnt this marriage 
was « la main gaucbi, a convenient fort 
^f method adopted by German princes 
ithi moic decent gnMilicai ion of tbeir 

ceremony, and which has been amply 
illnflrated by the prefeot king of Pruffia, 
who, befides his queen, has had two or 
three other wives, by the adoption of 
this fmgular fort of pojygamy ; a pri* 
Yilege which, however, is not allowed, 
to either their noble or plebeian fub- 
je£^s. It muft be confeifed, indeed, that 
the Margrave of Baden was not influ- 
enced by any luflful motive; and thai 
he adopted that plan, himfelf a widow* 
cr, merely to avoid the parade and ex* 
pence of a Margravine, and the diffi- 
culty of providing for the children of 
an equal alliance, without greatly bur* 
thcning.his fubje^^s. Mdderooifielle de 
Geyer was therefore made baroneit» and 
afrerwards countefs, of Hochberg, and 
was received at court without any fort 
of rank or etiquette. But I underfland 
(and I have lately been much in that 
part of Germany) that, as the heredU 
tary piince has only one fon, and the 
Margrave's other fons have no children, 
he has prevailed upon the emperor to 
confcnt, that, in cafe of default of iflut 
male in the houfe of Baden, the Mar- 
f^rave's defcendants by Madame de 
Huchberg ibatl inherit the family do« 
minions. He has feveral fons by that 
lady, who, as may well be fuppofed, 
excrcil'es no fmall degree of influence 
over a fund and aged huiband,and con- 
ftquenily mceii with a confiderable 
portion of flattery and attention. One 
of thed;>ught:rsof the hereditary prince 
is married to the Grand Duke of Ruflia'a 
eldrll foo. 

P. 60. 1. 2. From the bottom. Ir 
ihduid be Bubl, not Burnt, 

P. 61. 1. 22, i* or RtMCtMg, read Kitt" 

P. 88 1, 12. For Haut'Vtit, read H§' 
ben l^iveiL It is an infulaied conic hilt, 
whole iummit is crowned with a for* 
trcfs, and is vvidcly lepar.rcd from the 
otn!.r tctriturics ot the Duke of Wiir- 

P. 108 I. 14. For r/iifir, weihould 
VtA& Pttfferi, 

P. 14^. Upon rlie ro^d fiom Altdorf 
to St, Goiha;d, I was ftruck wiih the 
want of fimphciry, neatnels, and dihn- 
te:ellcdne.'s, which we are inclined to 
ailovv the Svviis .-note perhaps than they 
delcrvc, and which I had in truth ex- 
pcncoced, m fomr ol the more feqiief- 
teicd parts of their inicrefling country j 
nor couid I help thinking, that a vici* 
nity to Italy, and a conflant communis 
cation with the refufc of the iialiant» 


I79S'.] -£&Wi /orimpnvittg m mw Edition of Mr. Grey's Tomr. 3^ 

hid infeded flit inhabiUDis of thoTe 
valliet with maay of the vices and d<- 
lefts with which that cnfty nation it 
but too jttftly reproached. I am glad 
that Mr. G« wat more fortunate than I 
was in two facceflive vifitt, during the 
laft of which I had great reafon to 
confirm my opinion, although my ac- 
quaintance with the German and Italian 
languages, and my mode of crarelHng, 
gave me a Airt of title to efeape from the 
extortion praAifcd on the opulcui Eog- 
liflmaof left ahlc to contend with the in- 

P. 151. i. 16. M. de Bouiilers faid, 
that at the top of Sc. Guthard a man 
might fpit into the OcfMt, as well as the 

P. 15s. i. 19. The philofophy of fup- 
pofiog that any valleys have been formed 
in Swiiaeriandy by a reparation of. the 
mountains, is furely far from prtp^t* 
r%ms\ the recent calamities in Calabria, 
where fome lakes were funk, and others 
formed, where mountains were feveied, 
and whole trads of land changed their 
poiitlooty are fufficienc proofs of the 
changes which the f«ce of Nature may 
nndcrgo, during her violent convulfi- 
ons. A Yoluminput treatife might be 
written in fuppoit of this faft, without 
controverting Mr. G's well -founded o- 
pinion, that the face of Nature at the 
creation prefented a great variety of 
ground; and nur;-iber!=l's are the proofs 
which the Alps and Apennines would 
atone alTyrd of the changes effected by 
the countiei's conviilfions in the boweN 
of (he earth. Nobody v^iil prelume to 
deny the exiftcocc of ** hi^li hili;*" be- 
fore the deluge J but who c^n preicod 
to defcribe the effects of that deluge 
upon the face of ihe e^r:h \ ^nA who 
can lay what was the exterior I'urface of 
the gbbe before the expIofMn cjf thofe 
cooibuflible maienals, whofe volcanic 
traces, fcatrered over various pjrts of the 
univcrfe, leave no doubt of their having 
exiAed ? 

P. 203. I. ao. We(hould read fAor* 
ges and Roili, 

P. 242, 1. 19. Read Slupinigi. The 
miftake at>out La Smpir^m, in p. 243, has 
been already corrc^cd in the Gent. 
Mag. for OAober. 

P. 249. 1. 6. For Garvj read Gavit 
the torrent below the fortrefs is fome« 
times very dangerous. 

P. 256. 1. 2. The Scir»ec9 is the 
Ssuth'taft, and the Libttcio the SoMth' 
Weft wM, whicbf though left eneiva- 

tint;, is much more boifterous than the 

P. 258. 1. 4. For Piggi read Pfgli^ 
where thd writer of this once palfed a 
moll agreeable day, with the courteous 
old fenator Lomellini. 

P» 269. U 10. Mr^ IJdmif isConful 
at Lfgb^r Uf not at GtMoa, where Mr* 
Brmmt receives his countrymen with the 
moll good-humoured hofpitality. 

H. 267. 1. 4* They}i4i«iu equeftrisA 
ftarue of Martiu Aunlius is at Rome. 
^b2t at Pdvia is wholly without merit { 
and it U owing to the vanity of the in- 
habitants of I^avia that ic is faid to re« 
prefent rhat Emperor. 

P. 27 1 . Mr. G. has here made feve- 
rat milt ikes ; for the fleuad^ (which he 
calls Doric, bat which 1 3m preitv cer- 
tain is CortMibiam,) '\% cle/g to tht cnurcli 
of Smi Loren7i$ \ nor do I know what 
he means by the church of ^biile, or 
the Pamtbtou of MtMirva. If the fol- 
lowing infcriptioui which I copied from 
a ftone'infertcd in the wall of thscolo- 
aade, and which was found near it, be 
adjudged to refer to that edifice, it will 
deftroy the idea of itft being founded by 
Maximian (not Maximilian) ^ and in- 
deed its elegance announces a period 
more favourable to the arcs than the 
clofe of the third ceniury^. '*' Iinp. 
Csfari. L. Aurclio. Vero. Au^. Ar- 
msniaco. M:dico. Parihico. Max. 
Tub. Pur. VII. Imp, llll. Cus. III. 
P.P. Divi. Antoniiii. P»i. Divi. Aaoti- 
anij Ncpoti. Div:. Trsjini. Parriiici, 
P.oncpoci. Divi Ncrv<£, Abnc^'Oii. D;:c. 

Mr. Urban, Jan* '». 

1AAI ot o'jinion with your corrtTp.>r- 
dent M'ik'dalrn'.enfi!;, (vol. LXIV* 
p. iooo),ti)at a Gretk-Euiiiilh Lt-xicu/i 
would be the iriofi (fifc£tual^ mciii& of 
pro;nat.ogl7reciMii lircraliirc. The form 
or Jtarniu^ (Tftciv through tlie mediu'it 
of Latin is well known to thofe who 
have gone thiough a public fchool; and 
I canno; but think that the only reafon 
forltili perlifting in that couri'e \% the 
want of i'uih a lexicon as your cone- 
fpondent mcntioni. 

I be^ Idve to inform your correfpoa- 
dent, thut fome time ago 1 began a 
wojk of this kind, for my own amufe- 
menr, in the following, method : 

Htivtuj; prepared a large foho paper- 
book with the pages mirk'.d alphabeu- 
cally, i began tj read a Greeic author, 
and^whca I hadafcercaiacdihc ftnic o^ a 


.40 Grcck-Englilh Lexicm.'^ Rqj^l Pi^ures.T-Btzmthot Church, f Jan. 

word tn Englilb, I put it dotvn in my 
book : In this mabocr I colleded the 
Englifh fenfe of etery word, \d every 
panicular paffige I read, by which 
means I foon had a variety oF fenfes of 
the lame word ; 'I wn particularly at- 
tentire to the particles and to their 
force in compofuion. As my pages fil- 
led, 1 referred from one alphabet to ano- 
ther ; bat fuon finding that way very 
troublefome, f reiolved to tranfcribe at 
once all the Greek words out of a Lexi- 
con, and add to them the EngVtlh fen- 
fes, as I met with them in the coui Ic or 
my reading;. I preferred the mcth.>d of 
Steven* and Scapula, to of the com- 
mon fchool lexicons, for reafons which 
i think evc-y Greek fchoUr wrfl ap- 
'jprOve of, and hate tranfcribcd the whole 
<yf the letter (A). Various avocations 
have of i;ite diverted me froth this work j 
but I have nevKfthelefs matfe a confi- 
deribie, and, I can venture to fay, a 
faithful colle^.tion. 

This method m<iy be thought tedious: 
but, if the wufk is di(!tibur&dintom»ny 
haAds, that obje^ion will in: obmted $ 
and as a careful invcdi^ition of theEng- 
lilh fenfe of each woid in that particu- 
lar paflage under confideration is hetc 
the great dcfidemtumi fiippofe it was 
jrecommended toftudenn in the UnivcN 
^lici, and to others, who are in the hi- 
bit of reading Greek, to furniili fume 
portion of a Greek author ; and th«;r 
feveral conirbutions might be lent to 
perfons welt (killed in tlie Greek lan- 
guage, and in grammatical arrange- 
men.s, to be put into p.opsr oider for 

' Should any plan, wherein I can be 
ufeful, be adopted, the public (h-:il be 
welcome to all that I have done, or may 
hereafter do, towards fuch an underta- 
king. Yours, &c. 

Oiim Petrensis. 

Mr. Urban, Jart. 9. 

IN Venue's Catalogue of the Pi6tuies 
of Chailes 1. p. 87, 11 mentioned a 
painting of J jmes IV. of Scotland, with 
a faulcon on his fill i and in ihofe of 
Tames 11. ol K'ngiand, the fame pie^e 
lecmt toapp«-ai, No. 879. Can any of 
of your coricfpondcnis inrorm mc ^hce 
ibis paintmg novc is ? Fabius Pictor. 

Mr. Urban, Jan lo. 

IH£R£ lend you fome account ot the 
paiifli-chuich of Br.iinflior, Hants, 
.which 1 coilcded whiTe having in that 
qnattcr. The ciiurcb is a han^libmv: 

(Iruflure, extremely regular^ and built in 
the fh ape of a crofs, confifline of a nave, 
two ailes, and a chancel ; tt is dedicated 
to Saint Mart, and valued in the Ring's 
books at 18/. 91. 2</. Yearly tentna 
i/. t6/. t tii. The living in the gift of 
Qijcen's College, Oxon. 

In the Norh-aile, on a brafs plate : 

Srate pro a'iab'jB SioVnijJ TBelton *, 
^z €\rAuUt, '^rtniRcrt, Cll^atet 
mjcorljs rlujJ, flllot'i Rliar' ftjor' 
et om' fiDeUit' iStfunsrorS 
et fti \\lc Rltimo Die D' Vn imtilii et 

On a Hone in the chancel even with 
the p.ivcmenc: 

In iiopes of a bleflfed refurreftlony 

Here lye:h the Body of 

Joscrn jACKSoiTy 

A. M. 

Re^bor of this Parifti , 

and formerly J:*elbw of Q«ea's College, 

who was. a diligent paftor of his flock, 
SLliiod fn«od» a guod neighbonr, ^ 
a lovitig hulband, aoU m tculer pari&nt ; ,. 
Ue died the 19th of JiUiuary, 17291 
age J 72 years, 
n.zabcth, his Widow, 
as a teilimony of her rcfpeft 
for his memory, 
cauftid this Monument 
to be put over him. 

0.T H black marble affixed to the watt : 

liiliopcsofa joyful rcfurre^on, 
Near tM* pLicc, 
are depuiitul the remains of 

Sarah DeNNis, 
^ daughter ancl coheirefs of 

Ri. Whitehead, Efq. 

!.o.-d of the Manor of Bramlho', ■ 

and the Wifs of ilic Rev. Jonoih.-m Dennis, 

Redior of this Parilli. 

She was a Woman uf fingulai Piety, 

Rare Virtues, and exeioplai7 Modelty. 

To her Uun>:aul Hie wa^ the beft of Wives, 

To :)er Children the kindeft of Mothers, 

To her Friends the fmcereft Friend. 

Site died regretted by all who ki ew her 

on the i3lh d.iy()'f O^^^ober, 1780, 

in the 46th yeai* of iier age. 

Her lovins Huib..nd 

r.iifed this (lone lo her memory, f 

If you think the ^bove account worthy 
oiaifLrtiou in 3 our much eflecmed MT- 
icihny, you wiii oblige many of your 


.fiien^s b. inlciiing «, and particularly 
Yuurs^ &:c. W>J^B. 

* I (hould be much (bilged to any of 

your ingenious corrcfpondents, if thty could 

(ayourn'o wiih fome account of this perfon. 

• f "Hc Jcpartcd thlilife liicaadof Ala) 



I795*!l^'^'<^^ Hf«/i t$ Mr% Shavr,-?->Eyre Family. — Pnf, Martyn. 41 

Bllr. UeBAN^ Jan. 3. not f^em furficicntlv aware. The voviee 

IN yoax UA vo1omc» p. I077» 1 baire is a drctry anJ fsnKcrous one. and (o 

juft been pcrufiny; Mr. Sbaw'i Rtfort many of his predecctFor:. have f j vfered, 

if* Mi pngrift im the Utft^ 9/ Stmfird' that I hope he will not t&k:: ot}'eu<-e at a 

/biff* At hit work appears to be ad- - ftranger intereHedin his fuccefi, who ex- 

vanciBg towards publicaiioo* I tike an prtlTcbhU fears, and points ouc his d^np.eVs* 
early oppoitunity to give him a triendiy I could iv^fli he would content hinifelf 

h'uKi wDea auchofi have proceeded f^r wiih one (general handi'umeaclcnowledge* 

in a booky it is difficult for them 10 titer meot to hts patrons : and nor fttigue ut 

thai peculiar fiyle whiclv they have im- at every Teat and village with an enume- 

pcTCcptibiy adopted, aod winch aofwert ration of the virtues .^-nd scqu'rcmentsof 

to what the pa.ntert call mmmmtr. I hope the perfons who hitve alihtttd him in hia 

Mr* Sha^ is yet in time to reform hii| undtitaking; and aifo leave it to his 

fatf if hit hjftory is to he written in the readers to decide on the heautv of the 

ftma flyle ai his report* I fear it will diawiugsandricuations. Damasippui. 
BOt meet with the approbation of the ju- — ■■ — 

dicious critic, fo far as concerns the Ian- Mr. Urban, Butk^ Jan. . 5* 

goage, which is alone the ohje£l of my T}ERMiT me to requeft the favour of 

aotfua^verfion. Mr. Shaw fcarce ever ^ fome of your heraldic correipon- 

fuffers a nouo^fubltirtive toUipthruufrh dents to inform me, thraugh the ch^n* 

his baads without faddling it with an nel of yo*ir Mifcellany, ot ivh-ic UmWy 

epithet; every feat is buau'iful. every the late John Eyre Lord Eyre, of fiyre 

perfon admirable, every (ketch curious Court in Ireland, was. 1 ihir.k hcwit 

and delightful.' This is <|uiie the ftylc of a Wilifhire fihiily; 3nd of courfe rc« 

of modern Italian profe wricerj,who nc- latcd to thofe families of that name now 

Tcr ncnttoo tveoapedlar, orabookl'clfer rtfivient there ^, and poiTrfrrd of cf>n(i- 

in h's flallf at the fair of Lcipfig, but derable eftatcs therein ; ar.d ikf wi^ 

they add ciUhirrlm* or ebia''iffim§ to his what his coat of arms > ( kuow a //f im 

name ; 01 announce a feftival in a courttry mrm9mr wjs hit crcd. Wiien did the ti- 

churcn, but they call it zfmmofo Umpia^ tie tail ; and when wiS it granted ? N.L. 

I confidrr this as a bad talle, cfp cially ■ — — ■ ■ ■ 

Id writers of ihiuory. One of Giiibjn's Mr. ITrban. Jom, S» 

faults is to fpin out and AackU his pe* f N referring occaiioni^llv to the ** Ca- 

riods with epirhetf and periphrafcs. If 1 titogui Hoki B^nanici C<<ntabrigicn- 

he meets wiih imiiatork of eminence, Hs," I difcovered the foibx^m^ errors, 

our manlv language will be lofl in a which, every one muft lumenr, for *hc 

wilderncfs of affc6iation and ambiguity, honour of th? univettitv of which iha 

In topographical hiftorics the adoption of author is a rtg\*i% piofcll'ir, cannot be 

fuch ornaments is ftill more unpafdui a* artubatcd :o tvpo^raphic^l inctccuracv. 

Wei for, there, perfplcuity, oroer, and *• Nominsjurn :" ♦• C.ule nmu-^io':'* 

ikiil in fcltf^ing, are the grand laaU- ** Stip^r-s ira.n irfas i" •* medul a vif- 

maiks on which the compiler ought to ciJ^:" •• fukro canokro :" &:. iVc. Q. 

6x his eye. His dt£lion fliould be chafte, Can the <* lan^uJire of butanv" .tutno- 

(imple, and (kar, and not referoblu the rizc Mr. M. to caii woad, wuds, and is 

language of fome dcfcriptive wiiter», not turnip ufualty fpeU turnep? Turnip, 

who are fo fliwcry and fine, that we arc carot, wode, radJiih, nc, and f.uin:n- 

apt to think tliey are wandering in the tofe, frcqii4.nilv (.ccjr. 
cochanied gardens of Armida, when I tahe i:ni ri',.\ -i .;•].,.! of pointing 

they aie'in rcalit/ attempting the portrait out thrlc criois iw u.r I.r :i l.* puifciTor, 

of a woody dingle anl a mill-race. The as he docs not *• th uk il'.cn /it ruifici- 

hiftoriss of towns aod counties are out ent import to irj ;>^ prii/ai£ 

to-.) apt (O run into dulnefs and prolixity I judgement, :n a!l human probability^ 

it is theniforea great er:or to l*cl!them m«Mc apt :3 errihm the condsmned 

with uoncccflTary ornament. ; and, i be- author of unfccn an<l tven unheard-of 

lieve, both bookfclleis and authors aic itiatcu licit k." Wh:utvtr Mr. Miityu 

convinced by experience , of the truth of may lay to prove they do no. cx:ll, no 

this aifertion. perion will utcnd to, wlfcn, by ntrrufiD}^ 

I mean no reflflion upon Mr. Shaw's a few pnges of this Krasn. latical comi-^i- 

ahiliiiss; but come forvv^id merely as a jation, hit jud^c:reiU will tiilcover tli'c.'t 

wcll-wifljer to the caul* of iiicr-turc, to and r.iiny otucr frnilar cr..,,-,. Cm o. 

warn him of fume (ho;.l> on which he — >— ^ ■ — ■ 

Biav be call away, nnd /f which he don * Of courts to thepicleut timoA Kyrc*. 

Gent. Mag. Janaarj, 1795. 1*;<0- 



H. OF t O R D" !• 

Dec. 30, 1794; 

ON his M/j-Ily't returning, the 
Houfe proceeded to the ceremonial 
of introducing and fwearing ihe follow* 
ing newly created-Peers, Tii^lordi 
Bnion Vff^r OJ^rf, Cttvt, Mendiff, (Vtn* 
/»av, Lititftont Mu/gravi, S^ifta, Cur- 
xo'fit anil Yarbor(,ufb. Their Lo-dfhips 
then pr<^cceded to t«ke into conHderaiion 
hi» M.jw'Ay's mod gracious Speech, 
which being read, 6n1 by the Lord 
Chancellor, and a ftcond time by the 
Clerk at the tab'e, 

The Earl of Camditi prefaced a mo- 
tion of addrefs, by ohfcrviog, that he 
would not obtrude himfelf on the atten* 
tion of the Houfe, were it not at a pe- 
riod fo momentous and critical, as caliied 
upon kTery public man freely and can- 
didly to dale his feuiimenis of the naii- 
onal ^Sdirs. In bis mind, their fituation 
was fuch as required the utmoft vigour 
and afiivit? from ail its members in de- 
£enee of the (^ate ; and in this view tht 
cjcertions could not be diie£ted with bet- 
ter tfk6i than in fupport of the jui\ and 
ntccflary war the nation was engaged in, 
and which was very propeily recom- 
mended in the Speech fiorn the Throne. 
Before he proceeded farther on this 
head> his LordOiip adverted to that pait 
of the Speech which intimated the ap- 
proaching nuptials of hi^ Roial High- 
Defs the Prince of Wales; and on this, 
he was confident, there could ever be 
but one rpinibn among their Lordfhips ; 
an event which pr«mifed luch an in- 
creafe of happinefs to the Royal Family, 
and tended to give fiabihty to the fuc- 
ceifion in the illuflrious Houltof Bruof- 
wick to the Throne, muft ej^cite ihe 
xhoft p effing fen f'aC'ons in ev«ry well- 
uiiher of his country. 

Recurring then 10 his former obltr- 
T4ii(jns on the fitust)on of the country,, 
his Lord (hip avo%vcd himfelf decidedly 
of opinion, that the war (hcu'd be pro- 
fccuted with uniemicting vigour \ and 
that, far from being diflieartcced *i»t tiie 
Jare il) fuccelles (which be hoped would 
prove only temporary)^ they ou^ht to be 
a Ipur and an incentive 10 us to carry ca 
the contcft againft the common enemy 
with ledoubled energy. In this view, 
w^en the tcistive fnuatioB of the two 
countries was impaitially cocfidcredi bt 

faid it wouM be found that 'Great Bri* 
lain bad a decided advantage | her re«> 
fources were numerous and flouriibing, 
and her eredit perhaps greater than at 
ai^T former period ; for proof of this, he 
bad onlv to mention the ch-oimftances 
of the lace loans. Our war-eflabli(h^ 
ments were beyond comparifon greater 
than at any former period, and at thit 
moment we bad at command an im- 
rncnfe body of land-forces ready forthe 
e]»ecution of any en^erprize that may be 
determined on. On the other hand, com^ 
pare this with the Htuatipn of the ene> 
my, didfaflcd by internal cocvutfiona^ 
and riflcing et ery thing on external e&* 
ertions fdrr beyond irs- ilrength, and 
which therefore neceflarily could not 
continue long, without credit, and itt 
refources at the lowcfVebb. fts great 
engine of finance the aflignats bore at 
this moment a difcount of 75 percent*. 
A nation making fuch preternatural' ef- 
forts mud, and at no very diftant period^ 
be dcftroyed by thofe exertions. 

He was aware, that fuch of their Ldrd- 
ibips as piofeiTcd to entertain difiPerent 
feotiments- would exert their ingenuity 
in exhibiting a^contraft to the raithfiil 
picture he had delineated, and urge 
luch a Htuation as a ground* for a fpeedy 
pacification { but fuch, in his idea, evea 
if the enemy were in a fituation to treat; 
even if the peace then made cou!d be re- 
lied on as certain for a day, would be 
SHI improper ^tuaiion for this country 'to- 
mike overtures of peace to France. 
That haughty and infolent peop!e,deem^ 
ing that our late partial ill fucctlfes had 
either difbeartened us, or reduced us to 
fuch a low ebb as to oblige us to ciouch 
to them, would rife in their dcmanda 
and txa6kions to fuch a degree, as would 
not only be inadmiliible, btit render ul 
defpicable in the eyes of all Europe. A 
peace fo patched up, even on the heft 
terms France might allow uv would be 
found an armed truces a relapfe of hof* 
tilitics would in a ihort time enfue, 
which would render it nectiTary to renew 
t}^ war on much worfe terms. 

It had been obfcrvcd, and much Oreft 
he thought would be laid on it, that the 
war, liovvcv(;r popular it might have 
been at its outfei, had fecently become 
very much the leverfe. Thefe affcrtions 
he begged ieavtt 10 deny, Ue was de» 


Parliamnrtmy Prtcaiingt of L^rds unrt Commons In 1794* ^3 

"Mcdlf of opiat09 rhut ail ranks of peo. adopted ; but, by t!ic prefent, be faw rhat 

pic «rere iio«r ai much decerm^ncd to the fame roinous pd(* deAru£l:ve fydem 

Ibpport the C?3YCninienty and to reptl wak meant to be perfevered io, an^, if 

the eocmv, aa ^tan former perTod; bu-, pMTible, u-ltli increafcd energy \ to fuch 

were the f«ropie at larce impr (Ted -.vrii mtafuret he mufl offer his prouft t he 

dfffercnt fcpiimcars, nbferTcd hitX.-.'d- ha^J no objef^ion, for the f^ke uf argu- 

ftip, th<:v wou'd come «firh ihcii uiited mcnc, to difcuft the qusllion, even oa 

compl*inM to tne L-^'(Itture, which ^he dati and principles ijid down by the 

me^fbre the experience of hiA )rT con- Nuble Em I } Aod he douhted nnt but he 

vieced »hem wpuld have the diHieJ ef- could fairly adduce inferences drcidedlv 

itSti for, itivas «retl known th^r the oppofire, to the fatisf^Clion of their 

vidiea ofthcpreat body of the people, Lordfliips. The (latemtnis which had 

when cooveyrd im a proper channel, been m^de refpe£ling the relative fltua* 

were alwa^ attcadedio brthe Legilli- tinn of the countiiet were not founded ia 

tore. USi%t hut fuggeSed to the Noble Earl 

impfcffed witli thefe ideas, and con. either by ignorance or mifreprefcntation. 

■fidering the great and important ifTue it At to the fituation of the enemy, it wai 

ftake, which iovolvediio left than eveiy plainly enough told, he thought, by iti 

thing dear to men in civilized focirty, he effcAs ; and, as for the pompous defcrip- ' 

deemed it his duty, as fir aa'hi> influ- tion of the aflfairtof this country brought 

ence would extend, to aid and fupport fonvard by him, it wnuld have applied 

the juft and ncctCiry conieli in wtrich to a piAure which he heard given about 

wc were involved, m fuch a manner (as three years fincc in another Houfe, with 

was bcft fuggefted in his Majtfty's a co'ouiing or eloquence which perhaps 

Speech) as would be the roofl likely 10 was never exceeded (al'uding to Mr* 

iccure a Ufting and honourable peace.'s celebr<«ted fpeech on openingthe 

He then moved the Addrefs, which Budget of 1792). Our fituation then, 

(at is generally the cafe on ihofe occa- he faid, mitsht have correfponded with 

iions) was a fiiithful aad affeftiooate the Noble Earl's eulogium; but, by the 

echo of the Speech, and fraught with dififtrous events which had iince beea 

affuraneesof themoft depidedfupport of brought about by the mifconduA or 

tfae meafures adopted by Oovcrnmcnt. wickednefii of mintders, he was forry to 

Lord P9nf99by (En 1 of Befborouj^h in be obliged to predial, that the flattering . 

ircLod), in a fboft but pertinent fpeech, defcription at the period he allu'ded to 

iccoudcd the Addrefs. was the J uneral kmll of Biitilh com- 

The E^rl oiGuildJordy in a fpeech of merce and credit, and the acmt of her fi* 

fome length, (tated his difapprobacion of nancial property. We were never agaia 

what had been advanced by the Noble to look for (uch another ftatement. 
Earl, and of the general condu6t of Go* All this calamity waa folely to be at* 

▼ernnent wkh refpc^ to the prefent tributed to the plunging the nadon ia 

war. He obfenred, that, with rel'pedl to war ; a war which was produ£iive of 00 

that part of the Addrefs which rcUres to one honourable advantage, but a conti- 

ihe approaching nnptialf of his Royal nued feriesof defeat, difgracc, and dif- 

Highnefs the Prioee of Wales, no per- appointment; nor were the objects aimed 

ton could more cordTally agree to it than at by this rumous fydem leCs unjullifia- 

he did, not oaly regarding it as ana* bic or iropra^icable. To attempt to ixn* 

tional benc&t, but on account of tht ad- pofe a eovernment on France was not 

vantage and the incrcafe of happinefs it Icfi wicked than abfurd ; the idea was 

mufi confer on hit Royal Highnefs him* now fcoated even by the meanell iodi* 

fcif, on whofc private chara^er the No- vidual in the country i and as to its be* 

We Earl took an opportunity to dwell in iog more impioper now to offer or de* 

ftraias of the warmelt eulogium. mand a peace, when we were brought to 

At this point his Loidfliip was forry the verge of ruin, was not Ids ridicu- 

lo lay that hit fupport of the propofed lous. With what profpe£t of fuccefs 

Addrefs mufl end. He expelled, after could the war now be profecuted, whea 

Uie fyftem of defeat, difappotntment, and in a former camp^iign, with every ad<- 

mort»fic4tion, which Minifters had ex- vantage 00 our tide, with our peopla 

perienced ever fince the fubjeft was laft united at home in fupport of the war^ 

agitated among their Lordfhips, would when Toulon and the Weft India Colo* 

b«Te induced them to bring forward niesof theenemy weie in oiM-puileifioQ, 

kich an addrefs a& might be uaaoimouily when the Loyalms were numerous and 


44 Parliamintarj ProtuiBngi tf L^rds andCtrmmtns in 1794. 

in force at La Vendee, when Lyons was 
in the h li^ds of iofurgeiirt, and Mar* 
fellies in a Hate of infurref^ion ; when, 
«viih -nil thefeadTanugts, together with 
their FIcmiih and German frontier for- 
trcff-^ being poCftiTcd by our Alliei, we 
were no: able not only to deprefii, but to 
do any ihiii;^ decitive aeainft Fr.ince; 
vhat more could be cxpeAed, when the 
ii!U itions of the two councrici were com- 
plettflv jind decidedly revet fed } He 
turned from live confcquences with dread 
ani hofoi'i but, whrn he heard ic con. 
tended fiicn was not a dr Arable fitu- 

fuch meafurei couid not be adopted bjf s 
people polTefled of the leaft fenfe of ho- 
nour, or who were not reduced to the 
loweft exTemiry of diftrefs. , 

Lord Hay (ErrI of Kiunoul in Scot* 
land) tdok the fame (ide of thequeftion, 
and rpoke with much warmth and fome 
efr*e^> in ^upp^)rt of the AddrefSf and a- 
gainft the Amrndnnent. 

The Eail of Dtrby fupporred the A*. 
mendmeci at fome length. He fpoke in 
pointed terms of diiapprobati n of the 
conduct of Minifters, in involvine this 
Country :a a war, which at leaft, be 

atton ^ r pe?icf*, !;e could not -ivoid in-, faid, was unneceflfary, and had^ in its 

dulling a degree of lidicule at fuch ab- 

In the courfe of his fpcech bis Lord- 
ihip took' a con) pre he odvc view of the 
entire opei prions of the prtl'ent w^r, and 
entered inio a detail refpe6)ing fome 
p3fi.r»»ldr parts of the late campiign ; 
but of the whole h«s Lordlhip exprelTcd 
his <<etit!ed dil'appr'.bation, as rcfu ting 
from loe abfurd and impoliuc mealures. 
of Miniilers. 

Drawing towards 3 conrluiion, his 
LordHiip took occaAon to aiiudc to the 
condudl of Mini^.ers, in endeavouring 
to have It imii^incd that fetioua» plots had 
been in agitation ^gainil the Conilitution 
and eftabiiSicd fcrni of Government of 
the country, and h^d even ^one fo far 
as to rentier bo:h Iloufcs of Parliament 
a foir of vehicle for proclaiming fuch to the puolic ? bur he, and the No- 
be Lords who at'^i-d with him, had re- 
peaiedly ^(Tcrted the futility of fuch no- 
tions ^ and th^ recent verdi6U of Engiifh 
Juries, and conduct of Government in 
enlarging the majority of thofe alleged 
criminals without profecution, iiad ve* 
rified their predictions. Uis Loidlhip 

p ogrci'sand effe^s, brought the greateft 
calamities and diHrefs on the country. 
He agreed with hi5 Noble Ft lend in every 
one of his ohfervations 00 the condu^ 
of the wau, which wa« as unfucelVful 
and difgrHcefui as fuch a piepolUrout 
fydem merited as wa^ laid down by Mi<- 
nifters for carrymg it on. He dweh par* 
ticularly on the circumltance of the fe- 
parate Treaty entered into by the Dutch, 
whoVete brought to (uch a Atuation as 
that peace alone could fave them ; and 
bow can we be certain, obferved hii 
Loidfbip, that this t^ithlcfs Ally would 
not facritice the brave Bntifh troops, 
which noM are the principal defence of 
her frontiers, in order to conciliate the 
enemy i 

In no one confcquence was the war 
more to the country, hit 
Lordfhip (aid, than in the great drafts 
made ivor^ the niduArious poor^ manu- 
facturers, and artifans, by the recruiting 
fcrvice. The of this was too obvi- 
ous tor hiin to point out; bcfides, this ex- 
traordinary ca\\ for thelaftd-lervice pie« 
judiced very maierulfy our naval 
lircngth, ;^s w*th one third feamen, and 

laid, that, for the fake of procuring as the iclt landmen, he heard it fdid, a fleec 

much unanimity as pofTiule, he would 
mike his prefcnt amendment fimilar to 
that offered lad year. He then moved 
an Amendment, the fuhilance of which 
was, a prf^mife of lupport to Uis Majefty, 
in pofecQiton of the war, in fuch -.a 
manner as may be of a fpee- 
dy and honoutabie peace; and priyini^ 
t^4t the internal concerns of France 
may be noobfi •c'ctafucb apac.flca»ion. 
The Earl of Mo'tom fpo)(e a few words 
againft the An'cndmcnt propofed by :he 

might very effectually be manned j evea 
in this view it was a ferious conlidera* 

While (peaking of the circumAancet 
of the late campaign, he touched upon 
the acquifiiion olCmfica, which, fo far 
from b ing an advantage, would be found 
in effect to be the reveife, as requiring 
an immenfe force and expence to retam 
ir, even if this could be duoe; bat in one 
point of view it cenainly %va8 an advaa- 
tage, according to the prefcnt iVftem of 

I^oblc £ail| he faid mat the line of Minitlers, by ensbliog them to extend 
conduct recommended by his LordChip, their patronage and influence in the crc«> 
ifn crouching to luch a nation as France, aiioa of a number of places h>r the go* 
Would tender this couatry odious and vemmeDt of that Kingdom, wbicbf 
ioniempiit)lt ia the ejfes. of Surope | far from being defrayed by Corfica, cho 


ParBmaftUmy Pnceedings ofLndt mii Cmitmwm in 1794. 4$ 

entire txpcnce, be prcdlfted, would fall ger» he fuppofed they muft nife an army 

OD the Aouidcni of Britaio. of brave Sam Culottes to defend It. 

0<i iha whole, his Lordihip was af Marquis *t9^mmjbmd faid* that th« 

opintofl, ihatpeacawasalmoftabfoiutely Nobiiicy and Gentlemefi had with iafi. 

Bcccfiiiry for this couatry $ that the idea' niie honour unanimoufly Hepped fgr* 

of cspefiinp fucccSs in the farther pro* ward, and raifed a force tufficientto de« 

iccution of the war %vas abfurd and chi« fend the kingdoflu, without any atfif- 

nerica! ; and that, with the view to a tince from the Noble LfOid't friends and 

fpeedv <ccompti(hiDent of a pcdcc, he fav>^urites. 

would fuppoTC the Amend men t of his TheEarl of Af««{^^/took aTery ex* 

Nobie Friend I and in fo doing, he pro- teoftve argument to Ihew the extrem* 

teiied to God, he had no other yicw than daneer of f uffering the northern bounda- 

the honour, happinefs, and profpcrity of ry of France to be extended to the Rhine, 

hia country. with all the north-weft coaft.of Spaio, 

Earl 5j0'^/r vindicated the condu£k of and all the maritime part of Bifcav. 
Miniftert, and coetooded, that a fuc- He therefore hoped the war would he 
cefsful p'ofecoiion of the war was to be purfued with all poffibie energy and vU 
looked for. Our nav'^l refourcei, he ob* gour, as abfolute'.y necefliry to he con« 
ferved, wtregrc^t, \\ we called them in- tinued until France was reduced within 
CO execution. What we were pnncipally her ancient limits, and had fettled a Go- 
deficient in was men ; and it was intend- vernment with which England could 
ed to make fome extraordinaty exertions treat. 

to man the navTt from which he doubted Lord Ltmdirdale faid, there was fuch 

not that every defired good would foi- a chaos in rhe prcCent bufioefs, that the 

low. mind was dt alofk where tofaften itfelfr 

He difagrerd uirhthe Nnbte Earl in i^irh relpe^t to the affairs of Toulon and 

hit opinion cif Cor !jca; it was a valuable Dunkirk, there \va» fui;icchin|^ there to 

•cquifition, particularly in a naval point fpeak of; but as to the other operationt 

of vtaw; nor did bethink it would be on the Continent, they were only at* 

cxpciitire to this country. tended with infamy and difgracc. 

The Mar<|uis ^tmtipjtnd faid a few The iirguments iatroduced in fupport 

words af^ainft the Amendment. of the war were weak and prepofteroas 1 

Lord Bsrrwgdd^ faid, it was not a time for, if the French were in tnat cxhauftcd 

todilpute about the principles of any fet flate in which they were rcprcfented, it 

or party of men, for i\m tiiere never was abi'urd not to make overtures of 

was a period whtrn the united exertions peace, as they, conHdering their weak* 

of the country were fo much called tor: nefs and toabi'ity, would readily liften 

he therefore would vote for the Ad- to any propofiiion of a pacific nature, 

drefs. The Noble Lord proceeded to remark 

Lsrd Mulgrmvi endeavoured to prove with much afperi'.y on the King of Pruf* 
that it would be eafy to drive the French tia, the treaty with Aufiria, .&c, &c» 
back a^ain into their own territories; The confederacy^ he l^id, entered into 
for that Louitthe XiVth -lad penetrated by'this country, wara rotten aod totter- 
as far as the Rhine, and was driven ing one, and our money was given to 
back as rapidly as he had advanced, the King of Ptulfia for the moS iniqui* 
He ftrongly Supported the continuance tous purpofe, viz. for f-tlKluing the un- 
of the war with energy. l^PPT Poles, and the odium and ex- 
Earl StUMh§pi replied to the laft Speak- pence fell to the (hare of this country. 
cr. His Lordihip aiTcrted, that Ad mi- Lord Gr#at;i7/r replied. Hi* leading 
niflr^tions were pursuing the lame courfe arguments were, the impolfibilicy of 
of dtceptton with which thejr varniihed making peace with the prefcnt exifting 
over their milcondud at the iatt Selfiony Giivernnient of France | the Itate of a* 
for the parpolc of creating an unjuft war narchy and difturbance in which the 
with Franve. That they had trumped country was in voivedj that the very ^reat 
up cuiiAruwtive treafooa, and attempted efforts which France had made were im- 
to takeaway the lives of fome of the beft poifibte to be continued ; and that in the 
men in the kingdom. How ought they end (be muft be completely exhaufled | 
to rake lilame to themfclves, in being while on our part nothing was wanting 
completely foiled in their wicked deljgns but pcrfeverancc and a vigorous profecu- 
by nooclt and uncorrupt Juries of the tion of ttic war. His Lordfliip continued 
country I And now that the kingdom was to remark on the dellru£tion of morality, 
frecijpaaicd uiiaUlf moft imismeai daa« religion, tuxuci and in ihort of every 

46 P4rHmrMt§irj PrHuiingt $f Xsrds and Commas in 1 794. 

thnifr thtt ought to be nod dear to a ci* force the rights ancl privileges of his 

vHizv«) fl^«« Conditueoci. who cou d not imagine 

The Mi*«|ais v^ LmafJ^nvm fpokc n tnemfelvcs tt> be in the d te enjovment 

fTWat length for tbm Amandiiieiic, tDd oF them 9% Inne as th^ Hahe^s Corpus 

Hiadea«eryabltapHcatcrCaiatnKrpeec}){ A&. remained fufpendcd ; th4C was the 

in the coarfe nf which* be onade obfer* cre^r bulwark whk'kProtef^eil their Ji* 

▼ations on the Aate of our srmy and na- berties afrd |>rrr'^*nal la^eiy ; and nothini^ 

T9, avd OB the general ftatc of poliiics now remnincd («) countenance and juihfy 

in rc^'pi'^ of France nadthe Allte*. The the continuatioa of its fufpenfion, fince 

N-^fole Marqatfl fat di>wa» coniriaced of the iliue of the hre trials rcticTed us 

the prcprteiy of votiag far the Amend- from the apprehcnG« n that anjr pioti or 

laenr. cen fpi racier exiOe.- 'o endan^rrhe f'oim 

T'TC D'jict of Bedford faid, that old or peace of our Cuufntuiion. He could 

hacltneycd armament, ** Whom can we not hold himf^lF therefore juOifiird, w^re 

tc«rat wiih^" was f<> often urged, that ic he to p/>flpoBe for a ni«^nth, ad.'^y, eiea 

became pfifefkly ridicu'ou^ and ^hfard. f»r a momcnr. \vha« endeavour it was in 

He was convinced, that, did England of. hi& power to make for the tcpeal ot tiiat 

fer peace to France f and he fiw no dif- uawarrantcd and unjuOifiible a6^. It 

grace i* the oA'er), fuch a peace as be- wat, in hiscres, and in the eyes of all 

came -England^ it was the imereft- of thofe tawhom libciiy and the rights of 

¥lra»ca nut tort}e£kit. This ivefariout' RnglKhnnen were dear, ^n odi<His mcn- 

ivar had hern the caufe of our embruing flcr, which he could n.>c permit to die 

our hands in the blood of ooKfeHow fub- a natural death. He lidtcultd with in- 

jedf.— The Nobic Duke gare his vote finite humour and keen irony the et>ortt 

/or the AtntndDnent. made by Miniiiers 10 kctp up the bug- 

On ths quef.icn for the Addrefs, there bear of alarm and con!pii«cie>, and 

appeared— Contents '^5, Pioaies 12— wjtrmly expitiVed it to be his wifn and 

I^n«.€f>rtea!s r3. intcn:ion to move imRiediMciv for the 

£)rl S:anh9p€ mored, tb.'^t the Houfe rcpca! of an «i£fc that to him appeared to 

be lummoncd for Tuefday next, on lligm.iTize t!ie laA Sellion "f Pailiamcnt; 

xvhieh day he (hould |i»oTe their Lord- but he requtficd that fome one of his 

ibtps to the following c^k6I, **That this • Majtf^y's Minifters ivuuld previouflf* 

country has no juA ri)i*ht to iaieif^re condtfcend toin/orm the Hoafeif it was 

with the ioteraal Government of their intention to repeal it themfelves,* 

France," or renew ic at ihe time of its expiratioiu 

The Houfe was ordered to be fum- Mr. Oundas replied to Mr. ShertdaD, 

noned. ' and objected to his motion— (upon which 

. — — — - the b;>eaker obiervcd iheie was nothing 

In the Commons, the fame day, a- in the foimofamocion betdretheHiufe)* 

bouth-ilf paft twothe ^//aifrca«iied«»wn Mr. Dundak moreover gave it as his Brm 

to the Houfe, where there was an unu- opinion, ih«t uothini; had occurred fince 

fual thin attendaoce. Soon attcr^ the the lafl meeting of Parliameiit, that had 

lifter of the Black Rod appear (.d, and induced him to believe, that the a(it thea 

fiimmuyd the Comq^oas to uttend his pafTed for fuf pending the Habeas Corpus 

M-jcilyin the Houfe pf Peeis. Or) his Bt:l iiiould not ft til be kept in force, and 

return, the Speaker haying dil'robed and even renewed aUcr the time it of courfe 

rcteffifd the Chair,, fipyeri^l Mt;mbers expired, ' (hould circuinflances call for 

^tix fwotn IB, who snare fi^wly clt^d, luch a mcafure of prec^iutioiu 

aod took iheir |eats accordmiiJy. Mr. 'JtkjU fupportcd Mr. She. idan $ 

The E41 for preyent^ag ClaDcleHiDe aiuj in a very pointed and animated tone 

Ouilawrits being read as ufual; . reprobated the aiiexipis that were made 

2V1r. ^otr^amf^ after apologizing for to filence the free dilculHon of |>ulitical 

the i'eemi&g liolaiiunof .the accullomcd topics, and to prevcat from 

fortos of the H9ule, of which he might candidly rapreliirg ihcir Icel^ngs and 

be accufcd for obtruding a ditifcreut mat- opinions, by conjuring up among tliem 

cvr, aflwred the Houte, that it was net nothing le|s than the terrors of a BHltile. 

from any dilpoGtion he felt to defer the Mr. Mwru cqnfefled that he did not 

rtfpediful Addrefs which was to be pro* think Mr..Sbericlan altogether oroeily y- 

poled to his Majefly, for liis gracious but that, ihould he bung forward at a- 

tipcech from . the Throne \ but chat he proper lime a motion of that tendency, it 

fe t aod deemed it hik duty, as a mem- Ihoiild meet with his coidial fupporu 

bci oi thai Houfe, 10 niaiouia and en- (^u bi cMttumii*) 

I. 03- 

If 95*1 Rnfiew 9/ New PuUicMiUm. 47 

I. Okftru4timt m tkt l^irmtiut cf Dp, but (ic never wnuM believe It. ife flill 

Pricflky I ^Md ile j-iJiirtjlet dilivcrcd /o cui)litiu<:«l to bawl out* '* The fimfhinc cf 

him M bit Aniv^ ut New York. reafn'i will aflineUly chafe aw.iy and <lilli- 

HIS pamphlet* publiOicd at Phi!a- pateUie mirts of tiarknefs anJ; at»U 

dclphu. and reprinted in Kogland, w»»»» t»ic Majsrty .»f tl« v^oplc /i /V-//*^ 


they wure ** aU f.^ 

ihc people of Eigliitfd alone »vlu) kouw /«,/• 3„a ro icdiKC ihcni liona tlicir diuy 

)iow CO tfljmau lii« mciiu*' to God and Uurir Country, role to wtdrtli tit 

The writer firft fas out bveximiDinK «">v.w^. Ai»d yci h« complains. Ali! 

the doaorU cUimi to cofflpatfion, and iay» he. butmygoo^ towufraeu, 

the tniih of bis ^ccUitcion, tliat he "" — -You m.iUkc the matter i 

hopes to fiod in America "that piotcc '* \\^* >" «" ^f "? « "^^ ^^ •^^'"'^^ 

tioiTfroni Tiolence ul.icli Li»is and Go- ^ ^^ '^^^. '™^"*»« W'^^. ""r tunis 

-.- • I, .... ** TheoDint upon his own ocMiCcni-. 

'•:"?';!! J**" V" I ' *"""*"^^V*'"* And therfore, fivV he to U* peo.d. of 

which h« his not found in his own. B,nningluin, « You have been m. fled.- 

The rife and prcigie<>» of the nots at jj^„^ ^aj^.^.y ^^^^ thcmfelvc. tabc iniC 

Birmingham are tl.eo impartially tiaced jg.j j.y himlclf iuto aii iufurre6li«n againfl: 

to iktc procecdinsa of the Dj6ior and hit ^1,^ guvemroejit ^ had lUey burnt dMCtiur- 

cluby who wilfullv, pf^enly, an4 inipu* chirs, cut the throau of the cloi-^y, and 

deoily, iafiamcd the mindt ot thi pi.ople buiig the magiilrates, niltt&iy officcif, and 

agaiofl thrin, Iw ilie, celebration of ihe luibUiryi on the tamp-podsy wmilJ hs ikv. 

French Revolution 00 the i4*h of July, have Tajd, that ihey cKrrciCcd :i Usre*! rislu ? 

For the property which the Doctor loft Nay, wjs not the vtry fcftiva!, wliicli waa 

in thtfc not*, a jiiry of hit couniry ga»e ihc immediate raufe of the riiH, l'.c' J cx.- 

him upwards of «ool.daiiLiccs I eleven Pr«% to cclebniie fcenea like thefc? to 

of the unfortunatr rioters were tried, celebrate the inpUHTOustimmjilii of am.*? 

four of whom were condciDoed, and two ^ '^'\ "^, ^*^''!L!, f*^ "?»»»^,^f 

• ' . the hloud of tLe innocent^ imd eventually 

cxecuiccj. « . ^ « lh«: deftr^aioo of an empiie. Ihc events 

" If," fays the writer, " the Di^aor ^ ^^x-A, day m-ift ftrike honcw to every 

had been ilw lir ft and moft peaceable lub- heart, excei* that of a DdfiUal TU-^t^uhtt^ 

jeA 10 ths kmguom, tlte government and j^j y^^^\^ Si^nj ^itl^ eternal infamy aiiy 

b^vs coiUd rot luve yielded him more per- ^^xxat nation but France, which,. th:uik$ tf» 

fea pniteaKii. Hu compbiiit,. liitfrefiire, ^^^ bciiign iiiiluence of thcRighisof Mao, 

would be grtwnUUfs »f h« had given no x^Mi made fuch a progrcfsin fcsocioufacfi, 

provocuion lo the {icoplc, if he had in no miirther, (acrifcge^ and every fpecies «>f infa- 

wifc coiitnhoted to the nota. H, ilwn,. lie n,y, n^.t t^e hiirrors of Uic 14th of Jn'y ate 

ha^ receired acnple juftice, CMifidei^ as ^\^^\^ fc.rgoucn. In fbort, « fay/iliB au- 

aii H.iiocent man, and a good fubjea, u,or;* , u whatever light we view ilicBirming- 

wliat (hall we think itf hiSt compUmt, whea ^^ rioci, we can Ire no ohjeik ex- 

we find he was ilia principal caufe of theie ciics our comp:»tfioo,. except the iahahitao(s 

riiits; and that t!ie rioters did n*>thing that of the hundted, and the uiifbrtuu;aa rioteia 

was iHK perfectly confonitnt to the prirci- themf-'lves " 

pl« IK. had f°r many years been Ubouring ^.J^ ^^^^^ ^^ tl»Doaor and bis bro- 

tomfufeintothe^rmmd^? thcr.UlH,.f:ers, under tlie pr.Utt of 

rue Doaor s terKiwfation, m bla- Reform, haw ftUlnm lieeo ituire acca- 

■iingiheconduaof lAraw^when agHinft ^^ely or iuAly developed than by thU 

bim, and exciting tbt fffph to tt\ for u titer: 

thcmfcUes 'wbin infulud, i» well ex- « yj^ D,,^^ 3„j y,-^ fellbiv-bibeureri, 
P^*^*' * who have lately tmi^aitd to Botany-bay^ 
" But, fjy they, we certaitily exercife have be n coainuaiiy biwliug out, << A 
the right of freemen in idTemhhng together ; Reform in PatU.uacnt" The f.imc vfioiia- 
an«l, even if our nceiiiig had been unlawful, ry delufion feems to have pervaded the re- 
cognizance of it fhouU !uv^ been taken by formers in all ajis. They do nut c.;afn!cr 
the nuigiflracy. There can be no li'-erty, what cm be done, U»t what 'hsy think 
where afei-ocUMis nub it fnfRved t4i fuper- ought !o l>e done. They liavc iiu caliua- 
fede ttie laws." Very true. This is what ting principle 10 dinrft tiicm i» difoncr 
lUc DuAor had beeo u»ld a lliouf|pd timofi whcihtr a rtfcrm will coll th^iii niui-« th m 


48 Rtviiw §f Niw PuhUcaA^ns. t J^o* 

h is wortliy or noc. They do not fit down Socrates of the National AflemUy" has 

to count tlM cod ; but the dhjeA bein;, as never^ in all h» abfurd i-evei krSy had the 

thc> thinkf defirable, the rtieans are tutalty folly to pretend that a dub of dilTentios 

cUfregarded. If the i-eformers in France mal-ooiirents has a right to firee a whole 

tiad (at down to count the coO, t do not nation to be free. If tbt Englifh choi'e to 

belie\-c tliey uerc villains encugh to have renDnin Havesy bigots^ and idol itera, at tlie 

jnirfucd thtir plan as they did. To fave a DoAor calls them, that was no bufioefs of 

tenth part of their income, chey have given bis $ he had nothing to do with tl^em. He 

the whoV, or rather it \a^ been taken fliould have let them alone \ and perhape* 

from tl.em : to revenge the c»ufe of a few, in due time, the abufes of their government 

pwhaps utijufHy coodemned, they have would Ivive come to that natural terminatiai, 

drenched the coontry with the blood cf << which he triift< will guard againft all 

the innocent. Even tlie haftile, that teni- future aburcs.*' Bur, no, laid the DoAor, 

ble monument of Tyranny, which ha< been 1 will reform you — I will enlighten you— 

pabited in fuch frightfel coloun, contained I will m^ke you free. You (hall not 1 Uy 

but two Stale Prilbnen when it was forced the people. But I will I fays the Dodor. 

by the mob : and the reformers, to deliver By — — , fay the people, you (hall not f 

tb.efe two prifoners, and to guard others « jfnd when Ahitophel /uhu that bis evunfe/ 

from a like fate, have erected Baftiles m was nt followed^ be Jollied bis afs, and 

•very town and in every ftreet. Before the arofe and gat him borne to bis bsafe, to bit city, 

revohltion there weie only two State Pri- and put bis boufebo/d in 9rdcr, and banged 

ibnersi there are now above two bmdnd bimfedf, and died, and tvas buried in the fipuU 

thoufamd. Do tbefe people calcuL'ite ? Ccr- ebre <f bis father^*' 
taiiily not. They will not take m.«n at ^. . , 1 1 • • 

iliey find him, and gpvem him upon pi in- . Throughout the pamphlet, thewriitr, 

ciples eflabliflied by experience! ihcy will "» ^"« kcentft manner, remarks on the 

]»ave him to be •« a fauWeft rooiifter, that hypocrify and duplictty of that fyfttm 

the wpi Id ne'er (aw}*' and wi(hto govern of moderation and toleration which the 

him accon'ing to a fyflem that never was, Dof^or profeflcs to he his only wiA— 

or can be, brought into praAice. Thefe while, in the mean time, he was under ^ 

waking dreams would be of no ruore con- m'miwg the religion and the conflitution 

feqiiei:ce than thefe of the night, were ©f his country j and pretended to foretel 

they not generally pnrfwcd with an unjuf- the time when the tr^in which he l>ai 

tifiable degiee of obdinacy and mtrigue, i,jj ^^.^ ^^^^^ fi„^ and blow up tlic 

and even villainy j and did they not, being ^\{q\^ fabrick. 

always ad:.pted to fiatter and inflame tint ^, p^ « c.^ . -n. *_ •.• 

lower ordcU of the people, often hafileeveiy , " ^f • P; profcffcs to wi(h for nothing 

effort of legal power. Thus it happened iii ^ toleration ai^ i'^'^ °^ confc.cnce. 

England in the reign of. Charles 1. and thiis ?a^ »« "^ wn^aft thefe nioderate and d.f- 

has it h;.ppened in France. Some trifling iQterefted pn»feflu)iw with what he has 

inmivation always psTes the way to a fub- jd^nced m (bmc of his laieft pubhcanoiis. 

verfioB of a gov< rnment. It U clear tluit a * ^^^y^^^^^^J ^^^^ "jo^ce of the aft ritiii 

Parliamentary Reform was not the objcA. J" ^l* *f^'^^^?..*^ *"^"" ?'„"^^''"^'' 

An edur.g^c mas intended; which the « that the eftabh(hmentm«/ /iA^^" In his 

vigilance 01 the government, and the natu- J^^f* "» the Jews (wlwm, by t!ie bye, 

ral good fenfe of the people, happily pic- ^« feems to wifti to form a coalition, 

vented j and the DoAor, difappointcd and ^e (ays, « all the perfecutions of the Jews 

dusHned, is come here to difcharge his 'j?^® "*»'«1 ^""" Trinitanan, that is to fay, 

heart of the venom it has been' coUc^ing M/a/r(w,,CHM*TiANs.' -IJohrroiisChiif. 

acatnfl his country." ' ^'^"* ' '^ ^^ "^^ "'^*^ time, 1 bchcve, thefe 

_,. ^ tx p !• 1. e y iwe words ucrc ever joined together. Is 

The conduA< of »ll the prefent modern ^^j^ ,^^ ^2nlM^zt of a man who u.ints only 

Enllghteners leemt Oillch of a piece wttli t«iIeration, in a country where the eftr.Wifh- 

that which is thus witnly naicttlcd : ed church, and the m»ft part of the diffen- 

'< Even fuppofe his intended plan of im- ters alfo, are profeffedly Trin:tari»ns ? Ho 

provement hod been the bell in the wprld, will undoubtedly fay that the people of this 

uiilead of the worft| the people of England country ara LUatejs too; for, there is not 

' had certainlv a right to rejeA it He daimf, one out oi a ituiulred at molt who does not 

ai an indubibtb'e right, the right of think- firmly hklicve m tiic doArine of the I'nnity. 

\x\%iQT others \ and yet he will not permit Such a man complains of perfecui ion with 

the people of England to think for ibens' a very ill gr^ce. Bat fuppofe he liad been 

fclves. — Pain Cys, ** Wliat a whole nation pcrfeoited for a mere matter of opinion ; 

wttlsf it has n right to do,** Confe<]utntIy, it would be only receiving the mcafure he 

V^hat a whole nation does mt wiliy it has a has meted to other*. He has noc difappro- 

right not to do, JlmifTeun fays, << The ma- vcd of the unmerciful petfecution of the un- 

^ jority of tlie people has a right to force the fortunate and worthy part of the Ftcrmb 

i.eft to be free." But even tlie *< infane Clogy ; men as Car furpafling him in ])iety 


^795*3 Review of New PubEca^hnt* 49 

and utility as in fuffsring. They did not «ny law of prorcriptlon or oaftrcat'on iffiied 

want to coin a new rtlig;ion t they wanted out :tgainll him or his property. Which has 

only to be permitted te enjoy, without inter- mod liberty V* 

rupcion^ the one tliey had been edncated in, « Let the DnAor compare the govern- 

and that they hadfwom in the moft folemn meat of the American Srate:-, and the me^* 

manner to continue in to the end of their furcs they have pnrfiied, with what Iws 

'lives.— You (lb J addreffeis) fny the Dnc- pnfied umler the l>oalled Con(l:tation which 

tor has " long itifi.ttereftedly laboured for 
•hiB C0ontf7/' Tis true. He Uji fo; but 
we maft not believe htm more difmtercfted 
than either reformers. If t-Mi^tion l»nd 
been ail he wanted^ be luui comeiitcJ him- 
.fclf w'.tit the permilUon of fpreudmg his 
tloArines; he would have fnunJ this in 
£n"landy or in almoft any other Country as 
weU as hera (America). The m;in that 
' wants only to avoid perfecution, docs not 
m~ke a noify and faftidions difplay of his 
principles; or attack with unbviiUed inde- 
c«nry the religion of the country in wliich 
he lives. H* %vbo avoidi ^jcuution isfeUun 

The lifted axe, the njonizint* wheel, 
Luke's iron crown^ and D2aiien*s bed of 

fteel, [known. 

To men rem >te from power but rarclv 
Leave reaf<n, fiith| .ind confcienco, all 

our own. 

But the Dwftor dui »9t tunnt to b»^ remote frcm 
fvwtri or from profit either ; for, in his 
fermon on the Tclt laws, he propofes " to 
ibt apart one ch-.irjh for the Dilfenters in 
every con^Id^T:tble town; and a certain 

he; widied to introduce into England, and 
fee if lie can find one Angle initance of the 
mofi di( i^fcmblancc. In the abolition 
of nygro fluvery the Covernmrni* of Uie 
Uniteil States Ix-wft n tt rulhed he.ulloni; inir>' 
the moilrm p'an of the Natiogal Conven- 
linn. Wiih mucli mote humane vicxvs, witli 
a mn(.h more fiiiccce drfa'c of fee'iig all 
m.inkind free anl hippy, il-cy \u\^t, in ipiis 
of cluhs .md focirties, proceeded wilii cau- 
tion and julUcL'." 

The ciuHq-Is and ij^rorance oF the a'T- 
drtflfci picfcr.!i;d to the Wcrfliipfji Dcc- 
t^r, emulated by the fame (jnaiities in 
his ati'.'wcrs, form the remaining theme 
of farcafm and dcteftio.'; to this author, 
who I'vcms to have col*cftc;l, in a (hcrt 
compafs, fo mnny cuttb^ truths and 
giliing obfcrvatioiis on this Citiztn <tf 
the H^orld an<l Friend to Hum -an Nature^ 
and on the *-'o6VriDes diirrrminatrd by him 
and his brethren in atheiim ncd l'cditi'jn» 
as might h ivc rcn-^cred in^crtfii.ig a 
much laro^er volume. We (hill cun- 
clude with fc'.eiHn^ the fol'owin'^ mix- 

alotment of Tithes ! I for tbeir Minftersy «'-»«. which we rccommi^nd to the confi- 

proportioned to tike number of diirenters in deration of all who are unfortunately af- 

the diilri£t,''— a vei» modeft and difin- fl 6ted with t!ie mania of Refortnatioo or 

tereCcd reqncft truly : was this man feek- Emicrration : 

ins P*^w^ aHd toleration only? He thinks « Hipplncfi bt»infr th.e end of all good 

V^t(^ ij£i% are unknow^ m Amcncn. After government, that winch prodnles the moft 

is confs'iuently x.\\z bel : an J, comparifon 

all his clamour againft Titbuy and his re- 
joicing on account of tl.eir a! ol it ion in 
France, he had no ohjeflion to their con- 
tinuing in England, frwidtd be came it fur a 
ySjrr.— •aftnni&ing diiinfe^eftcdnets*!'* 

T!ic Democratic Societv, the Tim- 
many Soc'cty, the Afr;-ci»:t.H Tcic^cr*, 
and the Republican Nat vc* of Great 
Br«»ain and Ireland, encjj fen." addieifcs. 

" Df» the Democratic Socic'.y ::il!i about 
the right t cf metft and French liboty after what 
ll:cy fee ui.der their eyes evrr\' d y ' Is 
A(jt every i'renchmnn in the Uuiied Si.ites 
obliged to go to a jiiftice c.f ilie peace eveiy 
two or thiee moiit'ir-, to h:;ve a ceitificate 
of rcO leoc« ? and muft h': \ya h .ve his cer- 
tifirare fwoin to ajul f^^"-'^ by f>ur of Ui; 
inluhttunts, hcfiil«'s the nLjiftrafc^? and 
mull he not pay f.r ihi<i 1(m> r ami, if he 
fails m any pan uf this (Ijvint cercux-ny, or 
%*v.% ir/oCinai'aor Floi i .^i, is he not mark- 
ed <*ut for the guill'Aine } An F.rgliniman 
imy come wli-n I.e w iU, (t;iy as lung as htf 
pk;irc<, go when he will, :'rKt return when 

iK'ipg thi only methM of di-rcrmining the 
rcl;»:;vc valus of thing*, it is caf/ to fe« 
which is pr«;fiT;ible, th^ Tyrtmfy which the'» fpi'aiei!/ ^ff/'-vvr/, or the JJherty 2Xi\ 
equality they u: prefent /d3c<<; tunicr' 

•' yJ rran f.f all Countpiis, ii a r-an 
of Hn C«'t; NT K V ; and let aU ihofc CiUzens 
of tie yV'sfld remember, ih it |,c, who hys 
heci) a h;ul fiiSje«^ in his own country, 
tlio'.ij^li fiom fomc l.itent motive he may be 
wellrtfceivc'J in imoiher, will never l)e e.tlur 
trurted or rclpt^tcd. 

•*• In fpciikiog of mraarch-e«, 'i often 
been hmcincl, that the I'jverc j»n foldo»r, 
or nevei, hesiri tlie truih : and nuich afiaid 
I ;im, that this is c*q:n:ly npidicible to dc- 
nu/C:<!c'wS. if'Juut cfiN't S\':;,phanti ate tu j 
I'lKCCy Dn*.t;(((.jfhfi lire to a l*:cfiU' : and the 
I ttier ku'.d of p.iriifitLS .ire hy no means lets 
dniiepms tlnn the fo:m-,r: perhaps more 
fo, as heini^ m^-re amh !ions an«i moic nume- 
rous. G^d k»:ows there were too many « f 
thir dofcrip'ioD \\\ Amehca before tlic arn- 
v.d of Dr. Prleftley : J can therrf»rcf-u no 

' be uill, 10 his own country, without finding ' r„., f.,^ k« .i>».^ «« « « 1 1 j 

' ... -. ° ■ reafon tor .h'v'ftirig anti aodieil.n^j oa ac- 

* See our vol LXIV. p. 850. count of the a'^ii:.!!'. ion." 

GiNT. Mag. January, i',^^. a. Tit 


Riview of NiW Publications. 


2. Tbe HiJIory of Cumberland. 
WE refume the Hiftory of Cumber- 
lard from vol. LXIII. p. ii99> a fecond 
pa t of the firft volume being ju(l pub- 
lifl ed. 

P. 313. LAT. EDIT. CAMD. 

P. 316. R#(lpath's Bord. Hid. 

P. 329. The (illy critick cannot dif- 
eern that vulgar inbabitanu is the term 
for tlie common pt^ple [Us gens de (Om- 
muMt] of any place; nor can he diftin- 
gu;ih that it ii Dean L. and not Mr. G. 
who ul'et the term.— The inner s face of 
the four ^^or-Oones, \i one may To cat I 
them, are certainly hatcht with a tool. 
Xf one of them was a natural pMU, 
i§w came it to be f^rmid int* the pie- 
fent fliapc ? The account in the Arcba- 
0l9gia (II. 48) is by Dr. Lyttelton. 

P» 330, 1. TtfcratJtjl (fcioll), or run- 
ning ornament of foliage* L. 16, fuch 
animals at men of note wore in their 
coars of armoj/r. Till the 6gure of tlie 
boar or boari it more clearly made cu', it 
is be:ter to wave all that it conje6tured 
about E'Waim CafaHus, t cscar or a ba- 
ron, who ilew a tall bo^r, or boars, or a 
tall man, or men. The circle of the 
refi'CroU may be feen in the Archaeo'o- 
gia plate, as well as in Mr. H's en- 
gravings. But, uhilc h4r. H. " fee^s 
himfelf prompted, by a fort of fympathy 
with the noble perfunagei whofe names 
thefe monuments are undoubtedly in- 
tcndtd to perpetuate," he confefTes ''the 
b^afy-bioacd Monarch fcems to fmile it 
the impocency of his attempts, and his 
coils aif! fruitlcfb." "ict, to be even 
with Kim, he will give him a fong trom. 
Banholious, and with that cIoU the 
fubjsa (p. 333). 

The fpecimcDS of Biograpbia Cumb. 
Jo little cre>' it 10 the compilers of it. 
The fird work of Bilhop Cariccon w^s 
l/#roiVi Chara^lcrcS ; but one is forced 
to look into another life of hinv to ciif- 
cover this, for here it it printed Hinrici 

In tire plate at Graxfl^tk we wilPven* 
rure to (ay 6g. 6. and 7. are not fa< ^- 

tation of faying li K» Henrv VI. 16 IT. 
Henry VII. — CO. of Norfolk — co. •/ 
Lincoln — married Sir John Timperley, 
county of fivJfoWi-^Qh, 1500— 5ur. Stoktf 
Ncylan'i. It i^ caGer to fee than to de* 
fcrihe <u:h errors. 

P. 393. ColU Ptr. for Collins's Peer- 

. £xtra£ls, by wholefale, from Stowe, 
Colitns, Hume, Walpole, Robertfon, 
Stuart, Mr. Theobald's letter on th* 
Arundelian colle6lion, and other«« con- 
flitute a hiftory of the Howards of Grey- 
Hock, which Blls forty pages of this 
book, and we learn nothing ne*w, 

p. 410, o. The contfzanccs of the de« 
reafed. LiL in Cell, for Lcland, CoU 
]c61anea (p. 472). 

'' W. Hutchinfon's Excurfion to th> 
L'lkt^s was pubiiflicd in 1774; Well's 
Guide to them ih 1778; Mr.- Grey's^ 
Letiers not till after his death* of which 
Mr. Weft makis gnat application i and, 
wi h an illil>erality not luitcd to hit 
known chara^er and fituation in th'S 
hoi pitahle country, dealt with the pre- 
ceding work in a manner highly reprc. 
henfibl^i and worthy of retaliation, had 
not Tome benevolent principles prevailed 
over refcntnient (p. 327, n.) 

In the biographical articles we hav^ 
livrs of Mr. NaugbUyy an eccentric mi- 
nifter of Thielkeid, who performed an 
a£l of abfdjfion. on himfelf, and furvived 
it, dving at the a*, of 76, 1756; Dr. 
Joftpb Brttvntj provoft of Queen's col- 
lege, Oxford, who died 1767 s Georgg 
Wbitibiady one of iht: fir ft Quakers. 

In the defcription of Ullefowater and 
the L'kes, we are prcfcnted with whole 
pages rf poetrv and piofc, exccrptqd 
from Mr. Gilpin, Dr. Browne, Killai- 
rcv, the Song ot-tho aboriginal Briton^, 
Onian, and Mr. Huichinfon : and, ja 
natural hiftory, from Bcrkenhout, 
VVlute'ft Sclborne, Pennant, Clarke, and 
Encyclopedia Britanriica. When all 
thcie are taken uff, a very {mall propor- 
tion ot original m^ittcr or infoiiuation 

The church is re£loriay (p. 473). 

P. 473. Tho h;inds of a crofs- legged 

mji^ copied from an autient pedigree of figure are elevated, and "the fword is 

iheathcd by tbi lide, denoting tho per- 
ron4t>e dica in tbi time of peace." Did 

the Howard family ; for no heraldic 
p-iiiicer ever made iuch wretched daub- 

ings in a pedigree, which are only ex- 
ceeded by the bIuT>der$ of tiie wtiting- 
cucraver delcribitig them, which ^e 
uhliged lo^bi correSid c^ tic bad ef tbi 

In the rotes to the fSedigrec in p, 335 
thcra ii ? giuvuu^ iQaccu»ac|— at* affbC 

Mr. H. ever fee a fword uejbeatbtd by 
the fide of any monumental figure ? He 
may, indeed, fee (ome in the a£t of un- 
flieaihing their fword; hut, in general, 
the weapon is in the (beaib. 

We arc now arrived at Old Penrth, 
a Rwiuaa J^alioa^ ^d arc ovcivvhclmed 



Riview of Nnv PMicsiUm. 


nHth cxtnds Cfom Camden and Horf- lar Oreni^th ; and the diffVrence between 

ley^.tld ft diflcfftadcMi on the D^n Af«- the hardy peafaot and lalv>urer and the 

tr0Sf printed at length from Jrcb^pltgis^ pampered citizen or wafted n>}inufa£^a* 

without fpccifying the Tolume, and iull rer, mud be taken into the account. 

of typographicil crrt^is, Mr. H. is of Though a gifrantic race of men have 

opinion thefe gnddeflVs were the mothers hseo difcovered in the South Teas, the 

of .the imperial family, deified. The fsvage race are no?, in crneral, found 

fibula found h«re, and engravci in our to be p'Q^s* LcaviD;, thereifore, thefe 

»oL LV. p. 347» Mr. Clarke ro'jjc^urcd wonderful exceptions to vulgar tradition. 

CO have? been '* the ei\C\^nia or oi nament 
of fome of the kntghih cemplar , wlio«, 
he alleges, were the frtf^m *fon% of that 
dae. It would be ufelcfs to att« mpr a 
confutamion of that arf^uimmt in this 

let us re<!U!re berter evidence and a6tuai 
mcaf-jrctDeni before we believe that the 
race of giants was of lunger duration 
than in generally iuppofed. 

Modern topographers are mightily 

place; but we humbly apprehend the delit^Srril with the euicjipii beginning 
ufe of this innrumeoc was to tUfe /A^> ''^Tiiough B)r(ra5' blaMs and Nvpiunt's 
turtain ofsfiate'temt, or for Tome o her wt%e«,*' apd endinp •• Our admiral 
Yuch public ufe; and thjt ic never wa» Ciirifl to meet" Wc find it noticed 
worn aliout the perfon of any |?enerai or heic, p. <i6, and in the Scatiflical Ac- 
other dinineuiOieti per Ton at'c'* (o. 477). count of Scotland. 

If Mr. H, whj, bein«r F. A. S. roolk Mr. II. confounds the lancet and 
pro'iablv has the vo'ume, had I'iven him- fointtd arch together} whereas they are 
felf the trouble to look into Arct^wia, tora:lv Jidinft, the htd narrow, like the 
X. I a I, he would have found, at tea n, a inlhumeot whence it takes its name | 
more plaulible reading and explanation the other conficjerably widcr^ and only 
of I'CIOR than his friend Mr. Tun^al), terminating in a po'nr, in oppofirion to 
or his correfpondcnt the Rer. D. 9^. or the rrund arch (p. 559). 
himfc'f, thought of (pp. 489, 490). H s dcfcrip:ion of the ootrr mfmh«r 

P. 5C$,is an epitaph, hy tht l?tr Sir o* t'le moulding of th» great E^d^rn 
John Fielding, on his old fchoolmurttr. window, a^. a rW/, ^s not (\ndi'y rrchni* 
" Button re8ory\ dedicated to St, cal ; pc»'h?ip? he Hiwuld h.ive f.iid, th« 
James." Wc slw^ys though:, as Mr. outer member is roumdy but capitals 

coii»p.>^e(l of two plain but fcparared 
i(» is i)a(Hcis all compitlicDfion; though 
rcp'^arecl p. 596. 

*'Ad4m .«ncJ Eve in paraHife, with the 
apfmbia^l^ti ufua 'y dtlmented in de/i^ms 
9/ tbat kiri'* p. 539. Oocs \\\u n\t?.ti 
the tree and flit: Terpen', or ilie birt's 
and btaOs, -ji the angel witti tiie drawn 
f vvord ? 

The pifcina, or cittern. Tlic manu- 
lerpum. ** The maiutfrpfum hung 
over the fmall n'ch on each ii e q^ the 
ciOern fur receiving the tur[fi;.at9ris,** 
This b'g fr>und^r.g phrafeol >gy means 

H. ha* expiclftfd it two lines hi;.;hiT, 
that til" cburct* r.nd not the /ft/i^", vv>» 
drcic^t* d to rhc Si'r.t. ^Vi«\ is r^«»«- 
try aiuay^ fptli wirft an », c >ntr;*ry to 
dentation, and to its orthography iu 
every language- wi'.erc it ii 'nrrcduccd? 

Why cannoc human bopK*; he i.»M"d 
wi<hout being ol an evfmcus ^izt (p. 
516) ? and a Ikull of prvU-^ioui fizr > 

Antiquarirs arc very ap: to d, ctrire 
thecnfelvcs and their reader bvivondcr- 
fttt accounts of bones of uncommon 
proporion, difcover-d in borrow*. Bur, 
as the olrfcft fif ti clt: burial-placet r an- 
no? exctred the Tr<»3;in wrar, wi\!ch is near nothirg nu're than tL.« the towel hung 
3030 years a;o, and the r<ice of 'riAi ts ov<^: the i'mall n-ch on each fide of the 
It fi'ppofcd to have Income exnn'.i mC ciHern, 10 \iipe 'he hanos of the prieits 
ihe floo<l, if, ifcderd, men wcic ever of a after waftiini? j tor, as 'o ihe fuiificatO" 
ftatjre and proportion ct;.»iincnfuiatc ra, wc do i.ct r collect (uch a cUU of 
w.tb their ii>auevit>'. or tint t'.ic one jujei-b 01 iT»'r.i'»ers. 

Was cilenrialir connt^tcd witii \)\c oilur, 
We mult ::IjovV iRat wh«*n h. nc* of It^^c 
fizt arc fouud, the perfons i^c'or.e- 
cd to bore ou^y the lamt pr portion to 
one another that we fee at thio oay in Bi1-a:n, whrre the iTha'i;rant«> of 
tiie ntidlanii counties, or of Walei and 
Koith B icain, exceed the lefl of his 
Jklaj<.rt)\ Tubjcfls in Aavuie and mufcu* 

A»«.hcf p;)!i>:ct*, and niches circular, is 
fucii a ni.p <iCin(5 of adj •^tvcs and fub* 
Ain:tVc«k as p.aiD F.n^<lfh la not ufcd to { 
n^iT is i: laly to anpteiieiid the meaning 
of i!;c fidcit of a fqu^rc hc^w pillar cue 
li.ti) tii<ts. 1 he..: IS not't'ter remair.r, is 
a hrcrfkini! of I'lifcian's i<e<id wliich a 
ichoolbo/ (hould not paidoa; and wa*- 



Xtview of NiW Publiealitns. 


2. The WJIory of Cumberland. 
WE refume the Hiftory of Cumber- 
Itrd from vol. LXIII. p. ii99y a fecond 
pa t of thcfirft volume being ju(l pub- 
lifl ed. 

P. 313, LAT. EDIT. CAMD. 

P. 47a. CAM. LAT. EDIT. COUGH*8 

V lj CAM 

P. 316. R#(Ipatb's Bord. Hid. 

P. 329. The (illy critick cannot dif- 
eern that vulgar i/ibsi6itamts is the term 
for the lommdH pt§plt [Us gens dt torn- 
mume] of any place; nor can he di(lin« 
gu;ih that it is Dean L. and not Mr. G. 
who ul'et the term.— The inner s face of 
the four ^0ar- ft ones, \i one may focail 
them, are certainly hatchc with a tool. 
}f one of them was a natural pebhtt, 
t§w came it to be f^rmid iat« the pre- 
fenc fliape ? The account in the Arcba- 
§l9gta (II. 48) is by Dr. Lyttelton. 

P» 330, 1. 7, /crawl (fcioll), or run- 
ning ornament of foliage* L. 16, fuch 
animals as men of note wore /n their 
coars of aimcj/r. Till the 6gure of the 
boar or boars is more clearly made cu , it 
is be:ter to wave all that it conjectured 
about E-waim Cafarius, a iscar or a ba- 
ron, who ilew a tall bo^r, or boars, or a 
tall man, or men. The circle of the 
ro/#-croft may be feen in the Archaeo^o- 
gia plate, as well as in Mr. H's en- 
gravings. But, uhilc Mr. H. "feels 
nimfelf prompted, by a fart of ^'mpathy 
with the noble perfonages whole names 
thefe monuments are undoubtedly in- 
tendec} to perpetuate," he conftfTes ''the 
Inary-bgadcd monareb feems to fmile it 
the impoiency of his attempts, and hit 
toiU aiff fruitlcfs." "ict, to be even 
with luii), he will give him a fong from 
Bariholious, and with that cIoT« the 
fubjsfit (p. 333). 

The fpecimciis of Biegrapbia Cumb. 
Jo little creric 10 the compilers of it. 
The fird work of Bilhop Cariccon w^s 
If/rdiVi Chara£lcn8 ; but one is forced 
to look into another life of hinv to ciif- 
cover this, for here it is printed HsHrici 

In tl«e plate at Gray/lotk we will 'ven- 
ture to (ay fig. 6. and 7. are not Ja< ^- 

tation of faying iz K, Henrv VT. 16 IT. 
Henry VII. — CO. of Norfolk — co. •/ 
Lincoln — married Ssir John Timpcrley, 
county of fivffoW.'^oh. 1500— 5ur. Stoke 
Ncvland. It i^ caGer to fee than to de* 
fcrihe <u:h errors. 

P. 393. ColU Ptr. for Collins's Peer- 

. £xtra£ls, by wholcfale, from Stowe, 
Colhns, Hume, Walpole, Robertfon, 
Stuart, Mr. Theobald's letter on th* 
Arundelian colle^ion, and other", con- 
flitute a hiftory of the Howards of Grey- 
Hock » which fills forty pages of this 
book, and we learn nothing Hi*w. 

p. 410, o. The contfzanccs of the de- 
reafed. LiL in Coll. for Lcland, CoU 
]c6taDea (p. 47a). 

*' W. Hutchinfon's ExcurHon to th^ 
L<ikf;$ was pubiiibed iu 17749 Well'a 
Guide to them ito 1778; Mr.. Grey's. 
Letters not till after his death, of wh'ch 
Mr. W^fl makis gnat application i and, 
wih an illiberality not luitcd to hit 
known chaiav^er and fituation in th'S 
hofpiiahle country, dealt with the pre- 
ceding work in a manner highly repre- 
henlibl^t and worthy of retaliation^, had 
not fome benevolent principles prevailed 
over refcntnaent (p. 3a7, n.) 

In the biographical articlts we hav^ 
lives of Mr. Naugbl/y, an eccentric mi- 
Dflter of Thielkeid, who performed aa 
a^ of abfcijfion. on htmfelf, and furvived 
it, dving at the s.«j of 76, 1756; Dr. 
Jofipb Bronuntj provoft of Queen's col- 
lege, Oxford, who died 1767; Giorgg 
Wbitibiod, one of the f.rd Quakers. 

In the defcription of Ullcfuwater and 
the L«ke«, we are prcfcntcd with wholct 
ptges cT poctrv and piofc, cxctrpteid 
from Mr. Gi'pia, Dr. Bro-^-nc, KiiUt- 
I cv« the Song odho aboriginal Britun:, 
OfTian, and Mr. Huichinfon : and, ia 
natural hiftory, trom Bcrkenhout, 
VVhiie'ft Selborne, Penoant, Clarke, and 
Encyclopedia Bricaniiica. When all 
thrie are taken olf^ a terv {mall prcpoi- 
non ot ongioal m^iticr or infuiiuaiion 

The church is refloriA/ (p. 473). 

P. 473. Tho hands ol a croU-lcggrd 

mj/^ copied from an aatient pedigree of figure ate elevated, aad *'thc fword is 

fijcathcd by ibt tide, denoting tiio per- 
roo4ge died in tbi time of peace." Did 

the Howard family; for 00 heraldic 
pointer ever made luch wretched dauh- 
ings in a pedigree, which are only ex- 
ceeded by the blutiders of the wiiting- 
cugraver defcribiiig them, which ^e 
obliged lo'bt correatd cu tbi back of tb§ 

In the rotes to the jicdigrce in p, 35$ 
there u i' giuvoiu ioaccuiaci—- au afi^bC. 

Mr. H. ever fee a (word upjbeatbid by 
the ii^c of any monumental ftgure ? He 
may, indeed, fee (ome in the a6t of un* 
flieaching their fword; hut, in gsneral, 
the weapon is in the (bcaih. 

We arc now arrived at Old Penrth, 
a Rowaa J^jKltoa^ ^d ut ovu whelmed 



Riview of Nnv PttlUcsiUm. 


witjb cxtnSs fjfom Camden and Horf- lar Oreni^th ; and the diffVrence between 

ley» aid a diiTeftadoii on the D^n Af«- the hardy peafaot and lal)nurrr and the 

tr0Sf printed at length from Jrcb^$hgiMp pampered citizen or wa^ed m;inufa£^a* 

without fpecifying the Tolu me, and Jull rer, mud be taken into the account. 

of typomphical erroti. Mr. H. is of Though a gifrantic race of men have 

opinion U*efe gnddeflos were the aiff'Afri been difcovered in the South Teas, the 

ot .the imperial family, de'*fied. The 
fibula fnund h«re, and cngrive^i in our 
toL LV. p. 347, Mr. Clarke rcjc^uied 
CO havff been ** che ^nfign/n or ornament 
of fome of lUe knights templar , who«, 
he alleges, were th« fr*f-m >fotit of that 
dme. It would be ufelefs to atfrnpr a 
confutawion of thai ar^umtmt in tliis 

favagc race are nor, in general, found 
to be p>D^s* Lcavin;, therefore, thefe 
wonderful exceptions to vulgar tradition, 
let us reijuire bexter evidu^nce and adtual 
mcaf'jreiiient before we believe that the 
race of giants was of lunger duration 
than \\ generally fuppofed. 

Modern topographers are mightily 

place; but we humbly apprehend tlie de)if;Str<l u.ith the euicjipli beginning 
ufe of thif innvumeot was to tUfe /A^* '^Tiiough B^rcras' blaHs ;iu<) Ncpiunt'i 
rjrr/iif» fl/"*/*^^-/**/, or for lome o her wive«,** ard endinj^ •* Our admiral 
Yuch public ufe; and thjt ic never wa» Cnrid to meet" VVe find it noticed 
worn about the perfon of any general or hcie, p. <i6, and in the Statifllcal Ac- 
other dinineuiOied perfonae^c** (o. 477)* count of Scotland. 

If Mr. H, whj, l>eing F. A. S. molt Mr. II. ct;nfounds the lancet and 

protnhly has the TO*ume, had i^-iven him- fointtd arch rogcihcrj whereas they are 

ielf the trouble to look into ^rcb^oiwia, toraily didinft, the 6rfl narrow, like the 

X. lai, he would have fnund. at lean, a inlbument whence it takes its name | 

more plaulible reading and exp»anatioa the other confiderably wider^ and only 

of I'.CIOR than his friend Mr. Tunf all, terminating in a po'nr, in oppofirion to 

or his correfpondent the Rer. D. 9^. or the rrund arch (p. 539); 
himfc'f, thought cf (pp. 489, 490). H's dcfcription cf the ourrr m^mhcr 

P. 5C5,i$ an epitaph, hy the btr Sir o* the moulding of th» great Ead.rn 

John Fielding, on his old fchoolmi^tcr. window, a^. a roi/, is not flri^lly r<rchni. 

" Hutton re8ory\ dedrca^cd to St. cal ; pe»^hTps he fli-uld have faid, the 

James. *• Wc alw-iys though:, as Mr. 
H. ha% expiclfed it two lines bi^hrr, 
that :h- church^ :'.nd not the h'viti"^ \\*% 
dedicated to rhe Si'r.c. ^Viry >s cbairn» 
try always fptlc with an », contrary ro 
derixaricn, and to its or-hography in 
erery language whcr;: it ii 'ntroduced? 

Why cjnnoc human bores be i.)'.n'd 
without being of an evt'mcus (i'.e (p. 
516) ? and .^ Ikull of prod'poui fiz<» * 

Antiquaries arc very apt to d; ceire 
themfelvcs and their rtader bvivondcr- 
fttl accounts of bones of uncommon 
proportion, difcovet'd in btrrows. Bur, 
as the oldcft of ti ci'e burial-placc«5 f a-i 

outer memiier is rOMmd\ but capitals 
coinp.>^c<l of two plain hut fcparared 
ii> is bafHfis all compieheDtion j though 
rc•p^ate(l p. 596. 

** Adam ;«ncJ Eve in parodife, with the 
alTrmhtai^n ufuK 'y dtbnented in de/i^ms 
of tkat'* p. 539. 0,,cs this mean 
the tree and the Icrpenr, or the biri's 
and btaOs, q; the angel with tiie drawn 
fword ? 

The pifcina, or cittern. The manu- 
ierj;tum. ** The maiutfrp'ttm hurg 
oircr the final! n'ch on each ii e <^ the 
citlern fur receiving the turifi^atorts,** 
This b'g (ound^ng phrafcol »gy means 

nor cxc:;cd the Trojan vvar, wiuch is near nothing n'.ore than that the towel hung 

3000 years a.;o, and the race oi j:ii. ts ovtr the I'mall n-ch on each lide of the 

ih f«'ppo(cd to have become exnnVi «c cincrn, to wipe 'be hands of the priefls 

the flood, if, itidecd, men wcic ever of a afier walhin^ ; ff)r, as 'o the fuiificato^ 

(lature and proportion ro.nmcnfuratc r/j, we do in^t rt collect (uch a cUls of 

With their loogcvitv. or tiiit tlic one prieli:, or iT'ir.i'tcrs. 
Was ellentially connvited with the oihir, Atchcp p;>in:c(*, and aiches circnbr, is 

wc mult TillovV iRat wlii-n b;-nes of l-t'gc 
fjz^ are found, the perfons tV.ev hc'one- 
ed to bore ou^y the lame pr portion to 
one anoth«?r that we fee at this uay in Br^-ain, whtre the iihaoitantb of 
tiie midland counties, or of VVaIe«» and 
Konh 3 iciin, exceed the led of his 
Majcn)% Tubjcfls in Aatuic and mufcu* 

fucii a niip acin^ of adj:<^ivci» and fub* 
ftin:tVes as piam Eng-lfh is not ufed to { 
niiT is it eaiy to <«npie)iend the meaning 
of tl.c I'ldcii of a fquarc heavy pillar cue 
\i\\o d'uti. The; /i noot-tcT femair5, is 
a brciikint! of I'lifcian's iitad whicb a 
ichoolbo/ (hould'noi paidou; and w;*- 



JUxiiw of Htw Puhrtcaihns. 


tercourfe ddivertd into the brooks is ac mwu* \ that we ihould read fiiii inttead 

beft a quaint expreflion. '<KochiDgi of fini» and /^irit* ioftead of fpiritPi 

could be more excrllcnt for citraofinefs, that the imbleMaiical amcbor it probably 

pteafure, nndi health, than their aqu«- the letters l^fi ill-drawn, and cannot 

du3s; by the arched covcrinr.«5 of wJiich, pofliMy (land for the word fahator i 

aU damp/A was p^evated rffeifing i^c and that R B is moft likely to denote 

fuper(lru6^urcs/' is as haiih conftrucHun the incumbent, or lord of the manori or 

as bid orthography. an abbot of St. M:»ry's ac York, to 

Abbot Cockerhem's monument is de- whom the church belonged, and by no 

feribed as '< a recuothcnt cololw'al Hgurey means the Jlo9t»cuUir. 

dieilcd in a plaited albe, v^i^h a Aoie Of the monumental Bgures at Caldtr 

about his neck, and a mav/ple on his 
arms, prejjhig m bo^k tp bis breaji*' (p. 

The fcal of Furncfs ab'.ey is a dif- 
grace to drawing and e.-.graviiig. 

" It is nor corsdl^cut vviili our plan in 

abl>c:y, one i< reprefenced in a coat of 
mail, with his hand upon his fwordt an- 
other bears a (hield nverfid, as m mark 
of difgract for trgachery or coMoardicti 
but tbd 'virtuts of tbe one, and tbt trron 
oftbt ottirs, an alike ' gtvtn to 9b*ivion 

x\\\i excurtion from a peramlKiliition of hytbi band of Time , and of tbt fcourg'mg 

Cumberland, to go at laige into the hif. an^tl, Dtjf^inuon (p. 596). A flifeld 

tory of a new traA, totally independent rtvrrfsd is fo unufual a bearing, that 

of the county we have undertaken to we are almofl tempted to doubt the (i- 

defcribe in this work, and a di0r.6t delity of t'^.c defcripciou ; and it is Icfs 

which we enter upon folcly for the pur- likely that it fliojld be put up in fuch a 

pofe of emhellifhing the duller part of a 
tedious talk, by introducing a dr(crip> 
live view of the fine remains of Furnefs 
abbey, a place which, of late yeais, hath 
drawn to it manv vlHtors. It had much 
connexion with thi S«»ujhcrn part of 
Cumberlands and, as fuc'i, wc were de- 
lirous of feeing it; and perhaps the 
fanne cnufe miy make tliis excurfion 
pieafiKg to the reader." Wc flj.ill make 
ni> comments on this apology tor occu- 
pying 14 page? I f this p»tch-Wv>rk 

place as a mark of dtf^race\ but this 
idea has fi.rni(hcil Mr. K with a floa- 
rithinj; fwutcncc, and tlui is enough. 

Wc l.ave now gene through the 6rft 
volumi: of the Hiilory of Cumberland, 
which, it muf\ l)e4cknowlenged,commu- 
oicateva con fide rahle (|uan'ity of original 
information that is not to l»c found in Dr* 
Burn's hillory of the county ; thougti 
we could have wifheJ it had been con- 
veyed in fimpl.r Uo;»uagc, and with 
fever .ippcnd.x^cs. Ac lo the plates, 
coun:y-l»i[lory, vriih a dcitrip.ion rather r\f -r (';» many ucttcr views of the fame 


** The font at Bootle is a Ur 'c b^fon, 
f.)imed of Hack marble, or porphyry, of 
jtn o^agonal form \ on each fquarc or 
face are ta-o Ihields, raifid Jrom tbe 
fUxne^ hearing charaf^ern iu the Old 
Englifh letter, im Jome parts m'xed nuilb 
tbe Saxan. The embiematieal anrh^r, 
in thcthird fhield, is rather fmt^ular, as 
it f^antis for the word fnivator. The 
letters R B in the two tirft Oiiclds de- 
note the benefa£^or who gave ihc font, 
or the ftone-cutfer wno executed the 
work. The chara£kers in the fourth 
ihirld we are not ab'e todecypher** (p. 
559). Such is the deri.riptk)n of a font 
an<l its infciiption, which a novice in 
antiquity would have reudercd more 
cleai, and would' hare known that ^he 
^iif^rence between ^/tfrA* marble and ^r- 
• fbyry is as great as between bloik and 
red, that thurs is no: the fmnllcft inicr- 
mixtnrs of Eni^Iifh and Saxon letters; 
and that, according to thc4'cading pfthe 

fu'>j' ds hav: l)ccn J»'vcn, th'jy do not ndd 
gr-atlv to the credit of Mr S. Lo»ycs, 
who, if wc lead his na lie aright, drew 

and cn^r^ved thcin. 

3. ^ Scrtfnn, preached at tbe Vifttatlcn of 
William /.or./ B:fbop nf Chcftur, at ho- 
roiighbndj'.e, S-*pt. 2, 1794. 

4. A Seinn/rt prencbed at Knarefborough, 
before tbe Royal Kn.irefborougll Volunteer 
Company f Sun4hy, 0«SI. iz, 1794. £y tbe 
Rrj. Samuel Clapham, Af. A. 

IN the fir ft of tbefe difcourfes Mr. 
C. takc-i occafi^n to enquire how far 
McthoJifai conduces to tne intercll of 
Chiiibaoicv and the uel are of focictv, 
anJ» in the moil cat d i and rational 
manner, determine* the tjurflion a^iind 
thofe deluded feflarics. We agr'ie wiih 
JNjr. C. ii> wifhingiha: theai.t>en: pra.« 
tilie of lc6^u(ing on or expounding paf- 
fages of Scnprure u^cre introduced and 
obferved in our parochial churches. 
The fccond of thefe oifvourfts is a iudi^ 

inl ripiion here given, the fourth (bield cious addrcjs to tlie Knarefborough »o- 
ccotaios the hit fyliable of ilie worU luoCjecrS| and applicable to all their feU 



Rtvitw »f New PubUeatUus. 


Jow fvkjedt of the Umt ran k , we 1 1 c a 1 • 
colaced to waro them agiioft the inodrrn 
aaBOTKiog do^riiies. 

5* A Senmm frmeltd im thi CatbeJtmK.furch ^f 
Ynik, ^^Wpsfl 3 9 1 704* f^t fin r'pic*Lld 
hefon Sir Oiles Rool^c and >:'' i' ji:L!-:i 
JLawicnccfi^ George Henry rnumrnond, 
^. Af. Prthmltry (/ Yeik. Pa/.'/'V./ i^y 
Dtfrt%f the High Siterig mnd the Gmtui 

THOSE who dcGretl the puM-c^t'on 
of this excellent difciiurfc on iib-ny and 
the difliii£lion l>ctvvecn tie ru'n' ufg 
and iSie ahufe of it, did we'l. \Vc fc- 
coad ihcir'Wtfhck bv itcon\i\uiu\r.i\ it to 
geaeral perufal, us wt ^vcu/'i! alo uo oy 

6. ^ Change dt!h/etrJ fn tht Cfrrvy oft^^ DiC" 

Fellow of ihf Society of ADtiquaries of 
Luodon ; for fuch was once John Wh t- 
:'.kcr» B. D. fomc twenty years, what- 
ever induced him to dcfeit that honoar- 
h)>le poll. It could not he want of 
I.O;-iUy, for not even the Ro\al SociJtjf 
couM be more loval, and U}ch Sociecic* 
hare a; ihcir head men ** whom the kinfl[ 
dcligh^eth to hooonr." Nor could it be 
the want of Religion, when fo man? 
ir.cmhlirsof the KHabiiiheil Church have 
lent their names alike to both Socieueis. 
It could not be difappointmrm at not 
Iciihg any coHiiiiunicacions of his ia 
thrjr Arcbaeoli-giaj fiir Mr. W. is mor» , 
r- a>iy lo aucicipute b«r the early commu* 
lii.atiiin of hi> thou<'.f>ts to the pic'S, 
'* continually wilting and traufcriitiOi^ 
hi^ raui<liy ccmf>orcU works ioi pubit- 

«/r »/ Lincoln, rt/rAr//;V« /at r,f}iai:^n t.f cat .n', an! piiniiri/ fiom the very firft 
that Dhrcfiy hi May 4W Jum ,704. By f .„] co'x^^, with blots and in* 

Gc»>r5e, Di D. F R. 6. Lf>td 
BiJUf 4 

7. The Triah of the Rev. Willt.-mi Wooler, 

fir fMJkimg a Lihel tn 5.V Riitnnl H:U, 

Bart, mud the Kent. Rowland HiH, Clnk, 

irUitUd^ A Cute for Canting ^ or the th* ptatd 

hmft^vt ^ St, Srephen*^ and Sunvv ( hii- 

fe! ummaJMedf in a Letter /9 tit R-ch.iid 

Hill, Bait, toitbafe-.v ir.^Jrj} II:".- i :-. t'r 

-Rifrbt Hon. "VVjittam Fiit, itfotg /v Ri-ihf 

Hen, Lloyd /.W Kenyan, cd a S-rfiul 

Jury, at WeftminftcT Hn'l. "rV^. a, J 7.^. 

Ttiktn in Short^harJ hy M;ii (in m-d'-y. 

THE eroUn-fi of l^c l-:;.-! c'.!:"s 
in '* its «'Av-- condcmmr'on. ?:•..! \\^\ ■ cfi 
jufllv con::dercd in tf .i: V-^w. I^y : r. i;:'- 
czrtial jurv, wliich r;naT- ir u"!-;'- - 
f -ry for us tr* m?>.c any iiflcxi«.-: s on ii»c 
falling out tf the iaints. 

♦. The red! OtipJi tf Cr!T'e":tne»it. By Johil 
WliJt?, B. D. fieihr rf Ru:*n LLinj- 
horne, Corn%*alI. 

WHAT.' old jure /iivn* rfvivr.l, «nd 
all the di'^rinrs of Sir i\ol>rt Ki^u.-r 
drcft up after ih*? n^wefi f. (hem ? S d - 
uev's anfwer to the patria^thu u ucm, 
wiiich coft him hs nca.l, was txttiuled 
ill' o two good 0^.1 vo vo'niiits ; !)\i;, ^a 
the prcfert age loves i>ic*:iv, tut u{:tt it 
h'd^ no objc<''ii:in to a mu( t.iiic ot (>. ( k>, 
}Ar. VV'hiaker has comprc.icd ir 70 
pai>cs. It is well fo< c!iC rcct^r if 
LlmiihDinc that Rc,»u!>IicaDirn is tbe 
prevalent f^Ht'on; for Thornas P/tin's 
A^e cf Realao did net extend iKvond 
30 pages I how then would the authority 
of the old TeAamcnt Itated and dstcnd- 
ed in double the number hxvc gon^ 
down ? And yet wint eife vmjH hnvc 
been eipe^lcd frcm an Anii-^uiiy «ud a 

icrlti cat.oiu, anJ l^ie^ir.e every mark 
of haila \ ^>:b in cor/.poiitioo and wri* 
tin^." Bj: — ^j.k;: a'i.c— rtc ioteod no 
r ficxion • n tlx Karned Sicictics^ or 
tKc.r d auj?wj*i;ui or ci'divaxt mem- 
ber^. Nir. W. is an orthodox |K)ii:i-, ar.d uc pruit'.s ouil'clvts on his 
fuU. Tnc wf.' !c aiiiiUry cf Ujaren 
nrull br ("iJo)' JTt'd !)• fore his out vorki ttc fiirtrii, n'<d ir wouli be a hard 
tiin^ttr 'o rn^ r ii's chomi by iurprite. 
To iji*: bc:.cvvr«. in r'. vtla'ion l:is aigu- 
iTiTJ a'lM <iMlii«',li(»»'s wiil be g>>lpe}« 
T <Mrtii«ic»M- 't i' ij.'ci CO Kyvt" ajtv ai- 
tu'i^cui*. j 1..1 u'» '■; i'v !'.» iiard tu con* 
vifct, as ;1». tf wio iiiit ilicii tyes 
jti/'-.inu ni» t«-.i ■ -.'iitif tu. uin. 

" f.!nn confc ! r-) "Ii: world, rami has 
:il\v:i' s co;T»e m ;••?• .j •: i;-n»'C of .1 c'rlil to 
.'i '»;;!rm. ill l!n- ruiun.iij-.a of a fti* va.-l t;i 
a 'iv.ii.rot, ;inti vfiiti uxuhl :.K I'uticr eve'i 
C'lu j'*.ii't /«/>-?;'' ti) t;»;.p- I. Ill in tli*? 
Lq >. I :tJlliui<Ly wf l.vlba u a>id 
ils f.'r/'.7 u;-- tin T.-v h.p iu\' hy 
placing the wil'c l-^low {[.*'. hulbind, ar.d 
nwde iMtt chiU'.rcii of bu'.h fu'v«** icl.'.tively 
to l»th hy t;ie v- r» re tifry of 'heir nature, 
lie c^-u ail>!ed in h «. /ivo^/./ code of icvda- 
tion, cxjuviriy, tlm: ilioic is ho pi>xxoi- hut 
of GOi> ; the pow::] 'J [ha: be ark o.hoain- 
in OF Goit. Ht; 'I'l.- i'.i-.-:i r-.l, ;l^ wt'i .1 
\€»ir»- ^lom I.eiv'iu v.i I y powrr, Ic^^al 
iu its «: )ii<nit'ii<>'i(.uiiL, a iJ r^.u wi it.s con- 
tiiiu.u'c, p;.rcici;\i:v:i m llu ^ciiei.U ap- 
po'.r.tsncnt" (p. 14). 

Le[;zil tn in tO'nmcy:rsm:n\ ri^b! init$ 
ronfi^iuance, dir w •r»l^ r .ai-.r.ii'j: > u JdtcJ, 
ir ir.'i v\ho c.a:a c:;«.:a. r:^;!):* couid un- 
do lia:ui :hc:i). 

Ti.clc p-)li:ions once tftibiflied, that 
wh'ch fjurxii i;<)rcrnmci)t on the w^ll of 
man is cuiiiy djuc aw;ty ; even M^ 




Review of New PuilUaiions. 


Locke, the a<lvocarc of uoiverfi'l free- 
cTom, equality y and tnciependcnce of man, 
is made to coDtradi£t him'elf, in the 
mniverfality of .fufFrjf^Cf and \Vx,aTbi' 
irarj power of puni(bn:crit and taxation, 
the very tiftoce of Icgiflation. 

As no gcTernment can be appointed 
io the abAraCt, but all government ap 
pointed muft be exhibited in tcaliry, and 
fubftaotiated into aform}— Monarchy 
is the primary, the naturatf the droine, 
form of government tor man,, p. 27. 
The election, therefore, of a king by 
thA Ifraelites, which is made (uch a 
liandlc of by modern Repub!icani,as de- 
creed (inful by God himfelf, is fliewn to 
mean only *' the calling for a human acd 
a ▼ifihie king, to the rcje^ion of 
king invifiblc and divine," p. 18. The 
iburce and ef^efls of Republicanifm in 
ilttica are well drpidted. p. 30; and 
Piatarch, in his life of Timuleon*, liiis 
drawn a ilriking piAure of what has 
happened in our own times, " Thefe 
declared t^at the end of their commotion 

hiflory of Republicanifm, effaces all the 
iignatures of Republican extraragance 
before, and leaves human foll^ or hu* 
man vicioufnefs no fcope of operation 
l)eyond. France, while it continued a 
kingdom, was always the firft of the 
nations in arts and in arms. The long 
contefls that bare been maintained be- 
ween ut and Fr«nce may make us un- 
willing to allow this. But let us be 
perfeftly juft to a fallen foe. For fallen 
he now is completely. France §nee was 
the grand medium through which all 
the rt6ntments of the continent were 
tianfmitted to u«. To her wo owe our 
leaining nnd civility, even our Chrifti- 
anity. She ftood, therefore, as the con- 
veyor of ail good to us. Even now fbe 
flands unintentionally^ unwilhngly, as 
a kind friend, as & warner to our iears» 
as acaller^upon our Wifdoro." 

Mr, W. proceeds to draw an animated 
pidure.of the dreadful paroxyfm of liber- 
ty in that unhappy country, plu6gedia- 
barharifm, perlidy, and atheifm ; and, af* 
tcr ftaiog-thOr origin and confequeccts 
in the hand of divme retribution, their 
cflfefls o.n, ;ind intentions toward^ tho 

wa»to intrtduci lihrty and dfpojt mo^ 

Morchjti bat tbey did Jo tyrantiivu tbem'^ 

filviM tliat the rsigm of tyrants fecmtd a 

COLDEN AGE compared with t^ie rzr// reft of Europt, he thus concludes : 

tf tbife delivtrtrs, which made the Siri- 

lians eftecm thcfe more bapf^y nvbe bad 

ixpiridinflarjery than they who had fur- 

▼ived them to fee such freedom." 

The market- place was oveijjrown with 

gnfs, and the emigrants whrm Timc- 

Kon invited home, kept back for drtad 

snd abhorence of the verv name ot thoie 

tommumtiis,municipaii!ies, and tribuncts, 

{(tyo^xiy «roX»ifiai9 »u /?»/Aa1a,) which 

liad produced the greattd part of thtir 

ryrants. In the Roman icpuhlic the 

tribunes of the people at la(\ engroHed 

the whole government to ihcmklvcs ; 

and both Julius and >\ugufVus, and all 

(ucceeding emperors, fpund it expedient 

to annex this office to their ptribns fcr 

life. We are led to take notice of the 

heavy pillage of private property cxer 

" However they have 4)revai led fireqoent- 
ly over the ajToci;»tioi» io the cunteft, yet we 
ouifelves, ;(5>..g by ourfelves, hkve alraoCb 
univcrf.illy prevailed over tl>cm. We have 
ifTdecd been blefl wiiJ) fmgular advantage 
over ih<*m : and we arc hk-Iy, for our inter-»ion in tite w*T however compelkd for our 
«)ivn.f:»f«*ry this interpofition was at firft; 
yet, uarm as we uerc in zeal for our con- 
ilitution in cimrch and ftate, f.)r the reli- 
gion i)f the gofpel, a:".d for the. honour of 
cur Gon, to be placed by God in that pre- 
eminence of power and glory which France 
onre potTe(fed, but has ivow forfeited, more 
indeed than that pre-eminence, in the very 
fovereignty of commerce, in the very em- 
pire of arts and arms. May we fo a^ as 
to he wcithy of fuch biellings I May we 
fnrvey with a falutiry tcrr«»r that volcano 
of liberty which hns thus broke out in ilie 

cilcd by FouR perions as the maj my ccnicf of France, and whicl , at times, 

of a committee appointed by the Pat« 
' liiment, 1642. A lecond feature pr(- 
itiinent in a Kepabiic is the ingratitude 
ot tl»e people at lirgc to their i»clt bcnw 
fsftori : and, thirdly, *• the lurly Icit- 
eorhdence of mind, tiist gmmi charac- 
trriiiic of a Rcpahi.can,'' ha^ a contrary 
efheCt on the n aoncis c^f a nation fiom 
what a court has. " Yet, after alt, the 
experiment tf a Republic has been once 
moie ciiade before cur own eyes 10 
France, and with fech a train of confe- 
^QcDCcs attending it as couipleus the 

threatens to (hake t^e wliole globe into 
alarm ! May we cling the clofcr to our 
glorious conftilotiooy to our heav^n-de- 
fcendend rehgion, to our Redeemer and 
our God.* May we ftand firm in the ho- 
nourable poft io which Gon hns kindly 
placed u<, half againft our will ; perfilt 
with refolution in tJie work of fighting hit 
battles againft Antichrift, and perfevere in 
warring together with him againft this A- 
iheifm. And may He who fpoke the chaos 
of the world jnio order &t firft, foalfo fjw-ilc 
this chai)s of ftubbt)ni e'emcnis in France 
sate ptftce^ for Mm ^Im of ibat eduntry, for 


Rivitiv of Naw Pkhluations. 


Ti« fjl^ of onr own, and for the fake of all lo. Rc-.f-.^a f,r qui^in^ a duntfy Ne:c^hhiurhooJL 

Hie world" (p. 56). 

An appendix is ad Jed from two rery 
cvtrtordiaiy pampli!ets lately put lithed 
by the Count de^ Moa^giitljrcl, raying 
open the interioiV ct' the Frcnc!i repuh- 
JicaniCfDvCaoArmiDg the ubicrvatiuos al- 
veady made. 

9« Am Amfwer f» <ertairt AJfertJ^nt conialicil in 
the j9^p«nJiX to a Pumpt/iu e»ti/u!td, A//- 
tmUi^ftbe FnctediMgi of the Court- Mar tiaiy 
btUai Portrroouth, Aug ir, 179', (,rt ten 
Ferfvu tburgul tvitb Mutiny en harj his 
Mappfi Ship tU Bounty. By Ci^tain W. 

OUR optDion of thefe ''Minutes" has 
been given in our revitw of 'herr. We 
agree in the wi(h exprcfTcd l>y Mr. 
John Haller, midOiipman csn-bjard the 
Bounty, in his letter to Captain Bligh, 
*' that the memory of Mr. Fletcher 
Chriftian had been quietly committed to 
oblivion, as I am convinced that the 
ftigma will be deeper imprclfcd on his 
namrj by the ea*Icarours which his 
friends have ixc::cd in viDdicatioa of 
liis character/' p. 29. The Capuin has 
con:en:ed himfelf with gi ' 
original documents^ unvirrn 
notes or narrative. 

I. Orders iflfueJ on arriving at Ota- 
hcire, 10 regulate intercourCe with the 
natives, 0£t. 26, 1788. 2. Jan. 24, 
1789, Onicrs rclceftingthe confinement 
of three dofeiLc; * (Churchil!, Mn'piat, 
an J Mi war J), aou their Uiicr tv) C^p* 
tain Blighf Jan. 26« 1789 3. Exami- 
n:.t2on re!p;:^';ng the luis ot t!:e iliip 
bv t!ie Hi^h Court of Judicature at B«- 

/•; a Ldttft t-j a Fueiii. 

TlUibK rtafons arc change r;f man- 
ner* brought on bv havirg a w.;i:eiiHg 
place in ihe viciuirv ut the writer's rtfi- 
('cnce; theimpcnin^nceof t^e lawyer and 
the juftic-'. ; the orthodoxy of the parfoo; 
the increafcd price of provition ; iniecu* 
ricy of game ; the dilputes a^>out polu 
tic^ ; the duloefs <f cards or the leverity 
of Icandil ; in fhort, not only a chaitge 
of ma'iricrs, but » cii -ng'? of fentiment%| 
and the clifiicuhv of (u Opining a modt^ 
rati or tnJfprud'nt ch^rat^er. But we 
cto m.t think ihfie rtafons are hiid dowa 
in .1 mjtiner anUverable to the hi^h price 
fet on them, 12 pages tcr is. i6J. For 
•* a cv)untrv nci;^hb'jurh(X}.i," in thctitlc^ 
ws would rather read " nis native cjab* 
trv/' for fj the coccluiion of the letter 

FoRBiON Literary iNTELLioRMCt* 

Mimo'irtt fur tiivtrf'S Antiquiiii d« im 
Per/e, &/ur Us Mliailtes des Ron df im, 
Dyntkft e dts Saffamda ; fiixvh d* CWf" 

toirt de cttte D^mafiie, Traduitt duPtr^ 

•iving authentic /^« ^ MvkhonJ,^ f^^r A. J. Silvtfler d§ 
Wniued by ar.y ^^^^^ ^' C A>:Adimie dts Injcripu^ns 9 

Beiltt Littres. Fiie rrt-aier pait of thia 
verv learned work conTii^s of tour<iiirer- 
tati)ns which the author read before the 
A a'.iemy betwren 17^7 and 1791. The 
firil, on »hf: inlcription'i and n^ooumenTY 
of Nakfhi Ru.*.am. After loine prelim;- 
nir/ oh.'erv^rions on :l>c nion; anticnt 
monuments of Gc!itl Minor, ia whicU 
the opinion of Nit-u'ju'Mr is i':si)erally 
«do;^r»fd, he cxul^i;"". i)^e G.a*.. o-Perfis 

fliiprnaa, to Capt. Bligh, July 14, 1792. 

8. Excia£) from his defence at lus, trial. 

9. Leiier from him to Mr. £. Cl.riltiar., 
by the Cum'.'Cr'and packt, N_v. 20, 
1702, probably ftijjntd tor ccrra'n p-jr- 
ptifc . 10. A L-.t:cT pu:)!tlhrd in ihe 
Times, July s6, 1794, from Mr K<l- 
war»i lJs.rwoMd, |;.:c Ii!;<^t,'o:) of tb.c Pro- 
vidence (and n^n to the wc!I-kroMi Dr. 

H.)» July '6, '754- ^^ «*"*' M» Af- 
fidavitii ol icamcn i>n-bo4id (he D>urity. 

14. Letter froiri Lieut. John Hj^ilct, 

Di;c. I, 1791. !$• L£ti«:r from Mr. 

Edward Lamb, c>mmaDder of th= Ad- 

vtroTure, in the Jamaica tradei O^. 6> 


plied t'-Jin anOiiicr, ic^id thus: 


(Ov.yJ'C h?7i^'..yj B.'%>iMS BHSlAliilV 

AiiN-Tix ft }r..j:: tt)tiiN YioT etov 

.V:d rrl:\tcs loA-Jjhir^ \o\\ o.* IJ.V>ck (:he 
lU'J-AKo: of Af^ati.i*'), fuuM.,'.r of tl.c 
d n lit' . of the S \ir.uii lt^>. an I rc;\orcr 
of ihe rc!i?i<»ii oc Zoroa.-:«.r, wliicii is 
implied in the f-im Ma3-j.t>:;oy, Maf- 
difJnaK^ cr MoJJtvJn^^ n vvoiiriipcr of 
Orr.iufd. The A-jiot-.'ii ar^ the inhabi- 
tants of Iron, OT ri" ih- tcniio'V between 
Kijihratcs (Vii-^rii), Ox-i^ an! Indu4. 
The Itc^ad iii'.cri;'rii^u beiy.^gi io Sapo- 


Review ef Ntw Puhllcaitonst 


res, (on of ArdSiir, or Sapor (here ftylcd 

N9n p erf arum t anf wiring to the Tnran^ 
«r barbarians, o^ tbe Oricntsls, 3»f op'?o- 
itiA lo Iran, The iulcriptions ia p. 71 
arc ihc fame with the Grctk, the words 
written from right to lefr, withouc 
Towel?, and ihercfcie nearer t© the Sy- 
riac orPalmyrene language, and in fome 
almoft entirely PJilwi, uith a fmall 
porcTon cf Aramxan> an*^! in cthsrs more 
approaching to that of Zsncl. 

The fecond dilTertation illuftrarcs the 
Cufic ami Perficinfcriptlons in Gcbclini- 
uar, from Nieubuhr, r>. 125. The firft, 
which is more faiiitaftorily exp'aincd 
than by Profcffbr Tyrhfcn, and accom- 
panied with valuable hiflorical clucida- 
tions, relates to the princes of the dvnafty 
•of the Burdat. an! is of the loth century, 
anrl the Perfic ones of the 15th. 

The third dilfcrtation, p. 166, is an 

After an interruption of fercral yeirsy 
apprar the three volumes cf the A#/- 
mo/rf/ de I'Acadimit dts lnftnpti§nt fif 
Br l»* l.pttreSf from 1780 »o 1794, vols, 
XLIV. XLV. Xr.VI. The firll coo- 
tains only the TiabU dn Mstieres for 
the !afl ten yearf.' In the hiHiiry of tKe 
aczdemy, in vol. XLV. which was in 
grrat part primed in 1780, we find feve* 
ral inftancts of the Ia:e King's bounty ro 
it, and his orders to examine into the 
Grerk and Roman laws of war. The 
cUiges of members dead, from 1780 to 
1 7 84, are on Dc Fnncemjgne, Maize- 
roy, Battccx, De la Curoe dc St. Paiiye^ 
Turpot, Maurepat;, D' Anvil le, Canage, 
and Guafc). The ariicles are, an ef* 
(ay, by De Guignes, on i maoukiipt 
univerfal hi(\ory, inchidin^ a (bort one 
of the Franks, by Mafu<ii» who died 
A. C. 957. A diflfertat'on, by Keratio, on 
the knowledge which the antients had qf 

aecour.c cf the coins of the dvnafVv of the Northern parts of Europe; another, 

«^ #Y * 1 /* ■ «* • M ^ ^m. * a a *a v^ < & * 

Saflfanrdae, from the King of France's 
cabinet. Thirteen arc engraved in two 
pUre?, the legends and a}phal>et» of the 
moil remarkable feparately, and the for- 
mer in Hebrew charaftcis. They arc 
conceived, in general, to this effeft ? 
•* The woiiliipcrof Oimufd, the excel- 
lent Ardfhir, kir^ of the kings of Iran, 
of the heavenly race of the Gods;" and 
©n the. reverie, ••ArdQjir the diviuc." 
The r. rt b:rloP2; to Sapor (probably II. 
and III.). Balam (here called f^arab- 
raf), Biiafh, and Sheriar. A gold coin 
in tiie roval cabinet pubiilhcd by Pclle- 
rin bcl;>ne;s to thU «Iyna<ly, and dif- 
provc- tlie alFcrti >n of Procopius, that 
no (ucli coins were flruck by the Perfian 

T!:c four:h diOcnaiion refpe^s the 

jnlcriptions, &c. uiiVrvorcd .jt Kirman< 

-Ihah, or Biluiun, iii K.MrJirian,.(lrrcTifycd 

by 0::cT, and icttrrcd hv D'Anvi.Ic lo 

beiiiiiamis. Our author flicvis tlicv likt- 

by Arquetil Duperron.('n the wanderings 
of tiie Mardi, an anticiit Perfian peo- 
ple, who, in the time of Cvr\js, inhabited 
TabanHan, Souih cf tiie Cafpian fca. 
Geotrraphical and hiHoric*)! obfervations, 
by Dc Guignes, on PJiny'i account of 
the origin and antiquity of the Indians, 
with the geography ijnd bifiorical events 
of their ccuntry. A difquifition on the 
36 folar ectipfes- reckoned by Confucius 
in the Chung 9U, between the vears be- 
fore Chrirt 720—^495^ A diflTertation, 
by I.', on certain epochs of the 
AfTVrian- ; and a learned critique on the 
dirtercnt accounts of the fall of that em- 
pire. Abl € Garr.icr od the Greek laws 
of wir. Baron de S*« Croix on thji le- 
■g;il«**i'>n of Crotona, in M^gna Grecia, 
crnrirued from vol. XLll. ; with a dc- 
t<<il of commotions under Pythagoras. A 
(iitirrtati r, by the fame, on tbe hifiory 
aiid ciiu'nology of the Mc(Tenians, more 
coaiplcte than aov brfoie publi(hed. An 

wife belong ry thv Ihki;; dMialU-, one of account of fome Greek feflivals omitied 

tium rcprefentipj; Sapor, fjn of Hoimil- 
ii'i, and the c>tJu r fon V^rarancs. 
'ihc ficcourt of the Pcrlian kia^sof this 
dynafl\, fiom ih-- cclebiaied Mirkliond, 
v»i:h the account of that author and his 
pitron, Ali Shir, with notes from a wii- 
icr of the i5tli century, called l»y Her- 
-belo: the Pcifiaii et.'<*jjrapher, are valua- 
ble pieces. The Perfic and Arabic pieces 
are pilnted again, in Arabic letters, in 
t!:e appendix, which is followed by a 
copious intiCX j ilu types are thof« of 
.the late royal prels ufed in the Paris edi- 
tion of the PoI;,glct. 

by Miuifius and Cal^cilanus. An eflity, 
by Albc Gamier, 00 the charafiVcr of 
the la-.jrts of Pcrl:uR. A fixth ciifitita- 
tion on the <.d.£tb of the Roman magif- 
tratcs, by Bouchard. An erquirv, by 
Abbe Broticr, 6n the tendency of the 
g4mcs in the circws, copfidcicd in a po- 
I'tlcai view; wfiicli he thcwi to have an- 
fwered gooo puqores : with an account 
of the uays in each munih fet apart for 
thefc games. A difl'ertation, by ihc B.i- 
lon de i'* Croix, on the two fitft trta?ies 
between the Ron^ani and Carthagioiani. 
Ah ioveAigatiga cI tLc epoch of the ei^ 


1795*1 Fifiign Uursry Intelligenu^ 57 

ptdlctoD of the fiMMfrcr Cyras by L'Ar- from time to time, to the min'def, and 

cher. A Keocnl view, by De Guisnet, tnofmttced hy liim to the hiftoiioi^nipher 

of tbe trade ind istcrcoiirfe which the of Fraoce, Moreau (auihorot PrirndpsM 

Chioeie hate cooftaatly bad with the mm-mUs^ •«, Dtfcwun fur CHijIovri d§ 

Weftere Batioat, from the carlic.l time. /ir««r#f of which only 18 ro!umef, reach* 

A« cflayt biy L'Aichery on Phidooy kiag iog to tlie time of Philip AuguAuf. 

<»f Argot, lavtBtorof weights and mca- have appeared) ; from which coite£lion 

furef, and the firft who l\ruck iilvrr have heeo publiflied Diplommiif^ Ckfimt 

cofat at JBgiaa, aoao 895 before ChriiV, E^§Le, tf aUs documema Mi ns FrAit^ 

A diflettatkm on the archpafliip of tuai JpiQsntis S$tis ilimfirmrumt ^ sdi* 

Crcoa, 684 \cah before Chrift. A dif- dtrumi L. G. O. Fendiis dc BicqutgoVt 

fertarion on the political knowledge and P. J. G. La Porte du Thai. Part i. 

ckx|ucoce of Dcmcftheoet, by De Roch« Tomus L Dipi^matSt CbsrUSt 9f /«« 

fort, eontiDued Irom vol. XC I II. Two /Irumintm setotis MtrovingicM exbibens. 

difleftationt, on the charadcr of Thro« Par. 1791, large folio ccxcif. 516 

phraftun, and on the art obferved in Me- paget« Pmrs mlttra qtut Eptft§las c§uti* 

naader't playt ; by the fame. Four ef^ mt^it, T«>muk I. lunoctntit Pap4f EptfiO' 

fan and tranfljtioos of Pindar*! odct, by Us cMiimims, 1790. 440 pagct. CtJIm 

Vavilliert, who prom>f«t a memoir on Inntctwtii Pap^t from a MS, in the Va« 

Homer'a profody. A vcrfion and com- tican, 199 piget. Tomus 11. Jnnoantu 

mearary 00 AriftotVt 19th chapter of ///. EptfioUu Antedtias e§mtimi»i. 1791. 

problems^ relating to mufivk, by Cha- M. Gauthier de Pc) roufe, commilfirfi 

barroo. Diflertarion, with excra^Sy of foreign affairt, has tratiilaccd Profeifir 

tianilaed fmrn the orator Lyctiigutv by Pallas' voyaget into Frencht in $ vols. 

Abb<E Auger; and fume partt ol Lyiiat 4x0. with one of plates; and is now ar« 

and Ifzot reftored. t^ew remarks on ranging for publication the M$S left by 

the Cyropadia, bv S^ Croixt who deems Gmelin and Oaldcnenaecir. 

h a rcHnance. Critical obfervatioat on A nsw edition of Fabricius* BikHotheem 

the hYma to Ceres alcrihed to Homer, Gntea iapuhifliinK at Hamburgh, by 

Hi'Dupny. An etfay «»n Cicero's pbllofj* Profclfor Go:tL Qhriftopher. Harlct, cif 

phy, fouith and fitfhdiffcrrationt, comi* Eriangen i to which wiil he added, the 

naed from volt. XLl. XLUI. by Sibert. unpubtilhrd fuppUments of J. A. Fa* 

Enquiry into the knowledge which the briciui and ChriAophcr Auguftus Uca** 

Romans had of Blk, hy Brotier ; diflin- mann. 

gUifliing three kjnds^ from the 8ercs, At Florrncb has hren puhfiflied 

Aifyria, and Cotj in which latter place the firft volume, in folio, of a catalogue 

PJin?, %\, a3, reckont four fpecics of of books printed in the 15th century » 

the filkvworro, as theChinefe aifo have, preferred in the M.i^Iiabachian library 

The Aflyrian worm called B^mbyx was there, by Ferdinand FoHi, keeper uf the 

off larger fize. The ftlk of the S^res library. This voume goes as far as the 

was rooft efteemed. EfTav on the d<>c- • letter H, and will foon be followed by 

uinc of Alhaatn and Vitellio, on the re* the fecond. 

frai^^ion of th« fun's rayt, pcrfe^ly un* The learned Don Francis Perez Bajfer 

derftood io the lath century. Brotier't poblilhed ac VaLcntia, in quaito, ju(t 

diffcrtation on the piAure af lalyfus, by before Ms dtath, which happened on tha 

Protogeoes, concerning which, Pliny, ttflof January iaft, in ht« 84th year, e 

who faw it in the reign of Vefpafian, defence of the Hebrew Samaritan Ci»insp 

faya, ** buie piSune quaier fUnm ia- againft ProfctTor Tychfen, which was to 

dujtit,"- Ameiihon 00 the metallurgy have been followed by a work of fome 

of tlie antients« Kcralio on the origin of importance on the antient coint of Span^ 

the Swedctf to confift of three pant, which was nearly eomple:ed. 

Perormcaux 00 the French nobility» Bandini has puM (bed three more vo<« 

fiom the earlieft times. M. de la Pone lumet of his catalogue additional oi MSi 

du Thai's account of his rcfearches into in the Medicean library at Florence, 

the hiAory of France, by order of go- making, in all, 1 1 folio volumes. The 

Yemmeot, in the Vatican, the papal ar- whole has occupied him upwards of 30 

chivef, and other libraries, during hit years, and th^(c three 8 years of his old 

refidcnce at Rome, from 1776 to 1783, age, without any other profpc£t than hit 

an Mr. Breq*iigny was employed at Loo* love of liMra^ure, and hik regard to che 

dOB for the fame rurpofe (fee our fol. Enslifli nation, whom he hope^ to ferva 

I^IV. p. 747)* Their papers weia fent, in tncir auachmeot to polite licfiacui«. 

Gbvt. Mag. jMHuary, 1795. The 

58 Foreign Liter ary^ Intelligence. [J^n* 

The title of thefe three vqIurics is Bi' wa^ aHiflcd lefs by the perufal of learned 

bliHhtia Le^ulMmm Launmtiana, feu annciuarians than by a lonf( fcfidcnce at 

CmimUgHS MSier. quiptffH Pttri Ltc^ldi Rome. Here he itudied the refsaiav of 

Jreb, Aufir, MMg». Eirur, Dmth mumc thefacred ediBeet of the antients, and 

Augufifimi Impermuris, &c. im LMunm^ the chara6^cr of the modeitt pofHilace: 

Mtmm trawJtsiijKitt, in qu» ^me in fih' for, he wa« foon pcrfuadetl tloc the Ut- 

gtiUi e^iticikgs eom'inemfr ud quodvu //- ter was much tefs chaoscd thao was 

ie^mtttrm ynus fped^ntid actyrmtiffime co;nmonly iuppofcd. Mr. M. begirrs 

dtf&ifntMHTy fd'nm U'pUmiur ST #«/». with fotne excellent remarks oir the 

dmmlmr. Ahg. M»r»BMiuiiitiuStKfiiui Hi' ftudv of ihe antients. Greatneft and 

hihtbetit ftrsft&u^ retsHfuit, iUMjtrAvil^ (implicirv were the principal features in 

^d'tdii. T^m. i. FUremiiie i7^\, H 179a, the ehara£ler of the ancienit, both in 

in, 1793; with three indexes. public and private life. The iiMire wc 

Joli. Got fried Lepfius )ias puUliflied, feci that we have departed ficim Nature, 

at Orefden, a Kiench clfav on an un- the more charms mull fuch ohjc^ hat e 

puhliOicd Greek medal of Perrtuax, in- for us. The imagtnacioBt of our vouih 

fciilxd nPONOIA eEnn a a. or Av are warmed with the hiftoriet of Greec* 

x«fa»1o«a.; i e. the hiH year of the "'^J Rome; and, were they baniibed 

emperor Pcriinax : and hM cUeacd from our Schools, what of equal import- 

from Rifch, with ad.iiiions and im- ■««, what eqqalfv great, could we fub- 

provemePfs, whatercr hf couKJ tind re-' ^'^ute in ihe.r (lead ? The i(lea« of 

fpeainy the /»ravf«.Viiff* of the antienr,, Rome, of Athens, of Spariai of the 

wh'ch on coins fiequrnt v denotes the powef ««<* dijfoitv of a iloman coafu! ; 

frvuidinct or For-ti^lit of the empeior. of Ciceto and Dcm irtlienes, of Sjcrates 

FROV. Diioa.occu.s 00 Oiher coins of «nd PJatoj are finjrular in their kinJ. 

rertioix. 'X\\t names of antiquity are, indeed, be- 

We bare juft received the Vlfth vo* ^^^ general terms 1 and when we (ay a 

lame cf Schwci^hiufir's I'olvbius (Ice Dcmoahcnes, or a Cato^ we are undcr- 

vol.r.XM.isa). which ivcr.iirciymHde ft*wd by evrry on% The fcUivaU, the 

up of v.,rious Doics on the frajfrn^u of g«m«« ^ «he antientf, all leUted to the 

that billo.ian. Irom hook XI. to XXX. •«Mal enjo/ment of lifei and to ihcm 

liclufive^v. He tngaecs to complete h • «*•*• enjoyment was facred, and prefcn- in one volume uioie, comprd- ^*^ »*• * relijsious duty. After this m- 

h^ndinj? notes on ihc remaining ten trod utlion Mr. M. proceeds to the fixed 

♦loi.ks, and indexc. in Latin and Grerk. re»iR'OUS fealU of she Romans, in the 

U'c conKiatiilaicihis" learned editar on «rdcr as they occur in the caleiid^k ^ 

._.... proiL -- 

c«>Hntiv r«ken from gems, or tithcr pieces of :tn- 

At Lei PS ic rr.>fe(Tor Jacobs has iquity. 
puhiilhttl Emem^ntioni'S tm Ep'^rMmmata RosTOCK. Ofai C^rkardi Tfcbfirt, 

Afif'oag'if Gfsme, pieparaiory to an LL. 00. r« Ac. R§B* P. f. O flfv. /•.- 

cijitiin of ihc Ciicck Anilio'of^y. In rhe iroduetto in Rrm wnmArimm Muhmmme* 

preface he infoims us that Biunck, who dtL%9Tum &r. An JnMO'iu£)iou to-Mo« 

was fMp^Kt'erf 'o be dead, is lan^uiO).i:g hammeUan dins: by O. G. Tycl-fcn, 

in priftMi at B'-'a ^oi^, fi»r his cnthufuU Frof. of the Oriental Languages, &* — 

tie H'.'iclimenc to ihe French revnlution. This introdu^un ut the cuiai of the 

C. (^. bchu^z has Livett'A correct t'e- Mohammedan empire ad*anrageouflf 

•:onci edition •! Xenophon'sAf/OTPr^^r/Mi fuppKes a gap in our literature. It la 

at Halm;. well known chat the autlior is a m^a 

BkRLiN. A.ith9u/9, oder R9mf Alier» who not onUr polTefl'cs the rcquifuc*t.,(Jc, /.iitiiuf'a; or, The Anti- knowledge of hillory and lanKHagts, 

r^uities (^>: Home. Th: facrrd Rhefi of but, for thefa thirty V€«trii, has bad in 

u.c Ro^r.ans*. B/ C. Th. Mur'tz.— The hiv haods a numher'of Or.eaia4 coink, 

ohjcA of the au:!ior, too foon lot¥ to li- which he hat dccypbered and axplained, 

Cei*iture, was to tiace the charsAer olf and has furmounted diflicultie« uf v^- 

Mr 4niici)t Romans in the ccrecnonies of rioat kinds to fmouih Che wav to the 

'*'.ii piibi'c \vrtr(hipf an o^jeA certainly Icience of nwdals, both for-hiinf««f and 

- >t i>tiii.i:'>uit4ni to tiie biilory of m4n- o(her%. Of his laudable induOry the 

kicai. \u \,.r ex«%uctua cf (liis uCl he prcfem work ii aiiioa^ ihe akoii valua- 


FsTiign Literary htettl^enee. 


Kl< fruics. In the firft region rrofcifor 
T. prcheMs uk wiih all ihe hiftorical id* 
f«>rioiuoa Bcccllary, a$ a preHmioary ro 
tIk inrcAicadon of the coins i of the 
Bioic ancwRK of which an account is 
eivca IB th« fccond. as in the third is of 
thoTc of more modra date. Thofe Ara- 
bic QtAii. which hate on them images, 
tilt profeiror fuppofec were coined, nor 
by' the Mohamincdans themfeWe^, but 
bv chcirChriaiao falfals. On the pieces 
of |tUr$ with Arabic iafcriptions he does 
not give a decided opioioD \ hut he ima. 
iriaacihcy werodiBnbutcd amongft the 
people at fedtvals, their iize and colour 
dMmiruifliiDR thofc for whom thcv were 
iDteadcd.aiid never uled u current coin. 

At LiiPSic has been publifhed^ a 
woik' on RooiTc^iu's Connexions wuh 
Women, wi?h fomc eflfays relttivc to 
the Ume fubjtd^, in two volumes, 8vo. i 
the author of which appean to have 
thoroughly ftudied the writings and cha- 
ncer o^ RooiTcai. Hs lemarks ibew 
a koowi^ge of the world, and his llyle 
is p'rafing. A* imro<*u£Vor^ cfTav on 
tbe fpicit and hinory of Rnufleau's Con- 
Ut\io:»% is well writun ; iiw another it 
gwao everv tbinlt tb^ writer cnutd col* 
fea relative lo Roulfeau^ fxpofing his 
children { and in a ihird, on the death of 
RonfleaUi it is made ro appear probable 
that liii iiifc, become a burden, was vo- 
tantafiiy fliortcned. Thofe who have 
not already Utu inco the p*i>r.noui argu- 
mcacs and rvHem of tiiii» f«fliit>niblc mo- 
dfxm phi4»i'ot>licr nuy lie re hod a fufi- 
ctent dece^i^n '»♦ thvm. 

At the fame place, in German, an 
oft«ro illurtration of the reputed tomb 
or Homer, engraved, in fife platei, from 
a &etcii o( iVf. Ciievalier, bv J D. Flo. 
jillo, and iUuilracedbv Profcffor Hcyne. 
This f<>mi>, found in t^ie iflind Nio, an- 
rienciy hi, a^>ut ao y«Mrs «g<>, by Count 
Palch von K-rinen, a celebrated adven- 
curer, who, m the naval fcrvice of Ruf- 
iia, ^^ittt^ ia plundering the iflands of 
ebe Archi}>eta^o, is fuppofed by the pro 

ojder nf knights temp*irt, from the*ort« 
ginal a As of the papal commifhoners^ 
from the or'ginal MS. in the library of 
the Mhbey of Sc. Germain dcs Pres, at 
Paris, wricten in che old French, Li mo- 
fin, and Catalan, and the fame which 
Dnpuy ufed for his biftory of the Tem- 

At RoMi, Raymond Deodate Ca- 
ballero hat publiOied an ellay on the firit 
prining in Spain s ihe principal towaa 
that had prcfles in the 1 5th century are^ 
TuiSfsM, 1474, Snfiite, Smrm%c§mt Bsr^^ 
r//«r«, i'oifmt Barf§if 3mlm»mM€Mf and 
T$itdo, i486 ; and 1 10 books were print- 
ed amonii them. 

A Ctrmam commentary on Hogarth* 
which appeared firll in the Gottiogen 
packet, muft be deemed a oiriofitv. Tno 
plates are well copied, and the infctip- 
tions given in Engliifau It rcfl^aint to bt 
fetn wiwther it i« or is not of a fimilar 
kind with a French commeorary on 

}. J. Hottiogir has publiibed at LliP* 
tic a new edHon of Citerodt Divina^ 
tiOMi, with aotei i in which he has cor- 
reSed Da vies' rdirioo bv the affiftaiice 
of MSS and his own criricat (kill. 

Pfottflbr Pallas hat pubUihed atP£- 
tsasBURG the travels of J. A. Gui* 
denlledr through Ruffia to Mount Cau- 
cafus, from 1768 to i775> which thcr 
author lefc unfiDiHird at hisdeatbf I78i. 


SvooisToa will have perccivied our 
readinefs to comply with his wiih { but 
he will allow us to luggaC^y that wbat ap- 
pears to him very eaiy we have often in* 
eflisftuaUy attempted. 

H.D. B. fjys, if T. J. vol. LXIV. p. T093, 
wifbei farther informaii<m refpeALig Talia- 
cotiosy he wilt find a veWr/yW acooont of 
that celebrated nafaltft wiittep by Addilbn 
in the Tatler No. cclx. 

Fkmkett's receipt for curing the dUicer 
(voL LXIV. p. io8)f may be foomi in nur 
vol. XXX. p. XI 2. His only dnng h tef, Mrs. 

f^for.. fo, have contained the aOies of Plunket Edgecomhey of St. JanaeTs fqoare, 

fnme perfon of note in the Roman 
simcft. On one Hde is cnrvrd, in bas- 
relief, the difcovery of Achilles by 
Vlyffes, in the ifland of Scyros} on the 
other, a battle between two' centaurs and 
a |io|i and lionefs : on one end Achilles 
playing 00 a lute between two women, 
ftnd on the otberi Chiron uaehing him 


At HAMBtfRGA, by Daniel Mofden 

Bath, has long been focee6fol in the curing 
of cancen without inciiion. 

fivoRACKUsss aflts an explanation of 
an cxprcflloo ufied by Oilier, when he 
writles to the Cohvfentioct, aftir the taking 
of Mieftricht, « the ftmona erocodik% head 
is found, and is, of the fort, out of the tntft 
pieces of natural hiftory in exigence." Thi^ 
is (he laftir^ence,- after giving anaccount 
of the arms, 3ec. found in the arfenal and 

. -... — , -y garrifon of the above pUce>.daied Mi^^* 

ba««er, ^oMbf jmd pnncipal librarUii tricht, Nov. 8, «d Upptared id thf-f^)e\a 
SI CopeobiK^t VM pro«pls. a|;ainfi ^ 1>ec. iri 1794. ' ' 

60 SeleSI Pwitry^ Ant'unt and Alodern^- J^t January* irg^. 





ti^ roiT 

A GAIN the fwi^ tievolvibs; houn 
JtjL Kring Jamiary's frozen car \ 
StiU OifcurU on the iiacio<ii> iourf ; 

Still reigns the iron power of War. 
Hu(b'd be awhile the run[iul:*s ft.»rm, 
AttrliUe let Cmcord^s inilder fftetn 

Glide gently o*«r each fmiling plain : 
While, at they we;ive the myrtle wreath. 
The fportive Loves ami Graces breathe 

The Hymeotfal ilraiik 


From parent Elbe's high trophy'd Ibo^e, 

Whence our iMuftrit>u» Chiefs of yure 

Brought that bleft code of laws her Tons re« 

iUid bade t|ie gloriods fabrick flourifh here. 
The Roy al Vt ko i n comes.— Ye gales 
AufptciouSy fill the f welling fails; 
And, uhi'e ye gently curi the aiure de«p» 
L#t ev^ rnJerbbft in filence lleepi 
For not ffnm Atric*s golden iandbi. 
Or either f ndia*s glowing bads 
Have e'er the favVing Nereids brought * 
A prze to us fo dear, a bark fo ncldy fraugh^ 


Bright Klaid ! to thy exjVeAing eyes 
When Albion's chft> cor. gonial rife, 
No loreign forms thy looks Ihall meet^ 
Thin^ ear no foreign accents greet ; 
l\tTt (hall thy hreSkfi unitcit tiiinfpovts prove 
Of kindred foiulneCi and c^mnubial love. 
Oh that aroioit ihennptial ftow'rs wetwine. 
Our h.inds the Oliv'e's fobcr leaver might 
Thy prefence teach tlie ftorm of war to ceafe, 
Dilarm the battle's tjgt, ao^ charm the 
world to peace ! 


Yet» if the (Icm viiulidbve Tie, 
liiliUting, aim the hoftUc blow, 

Biitain, m martial terrors digU, 

Lifts high th* aveuging f word* aod courts the 
On evfry ii«le behold her fwaina 
Crowd eager fr'^im her fertile plains; 
With brcaits undaunted, lol they (Uodf 
Firm bulwark of their tuuive landi 
And, proud, l^r filiating caAles lotuul, , 

TImi guard ians ul her ji.ippy coaO^ 
Bid Uteir teirific thunder found 

DiOnay jBo Gallia's fcatteV'd bo(l % 
While iliil Britannia's navies reign 
TriomplMAt o'er the fubjedt main. 

sr t. rri. 

^AST bourtd in icy chainf, the ftrsam 

No lohger ebhr, no longer flows { 
Sun denies liis radijiKTbeadi, 
And one fad (cei^ all Na'.ure Ihewi. 


The Northeni blaRs tnmtthnons ronr# 
And fwcep aw.«y the (kvhciilt tow f, 
The matfy oak ileep-ro *f e*! tear^ 
N«>r ev'n the lowly co^age ffmre. 
Tlie bidw Mk C4ftles of ihe rojia 
Drive chi foti^e roc'; or fan«'y plaiis 
Nor leave .» wreck for wrrxtjed msn 
With f.nK to rrev', or Innd ro fpao j 
In vain he ftru^gle*, ami io voi'v c*x]teads } 
He to the occan^ dre.Mlful gulph ^ceods. 

On this the Mnfe forb^r^ to dwell. 

Fair profpeAs open to lier view, 
Kind Heav'n the gloom will foon difpel. 

And purer airs and Iki^ renew. 
Soon Spring will como with all itsbhKMiU^ 
Its vaiied drefs and fweet |>erfiunes, 
T^e lawn it«i verdant r^rpet fprtad. 
The (d'lmro^e ratfe her yellow head | 
Soon will t.Me teiuler bmbkins play. 
The (he)>herd pipe his rounJelayi 
Hai niooious mufic wake tlie grove, 
SicrcJ to Virtue, Tn^th) and Love \ 

The nymphs and f wain« in lM)ipiieft j[Ni(liffl< 

Cqll the gay flow'rS) and pofies interchange* 

The fleecy care ^ill clad tlie loom<y 

UnrivalM Commerce fwell tlie fails, 
Britiania wave Iter crefcent p!umes, 

Aixl o'er the w«ir1d difperfe her mails { 
Rich Ceres fro:n her Kofom pour 
A goMen crop, a ««»pious (lore, 
Wicn loaded gifts Pcimnna bend* 
And B'tcdtus choiceft clutter* fend. 
All Nature fmile, vbich plenty crown -d, 
M\ aru an*l fciooces abound ( 
IXimeAic ian» and foreign itnfo 
No longer damp the joy^ of life \ 
N<» longer mad Ambition r^ni 
Afuiklor fuller, diilJ. and friend \ 
Nor neighh'riog nations pUin^ in waf) 
Rut Peace her oUvc-Im anches; 
V«, TeKe with a!l her pleafuig train 
Shall had her with'd-f >r Ihores agnn. 
Tha$blti^*d, whilil Geor$>e (hill rule the 
Siibvlue liii !oe$) feJit'On dim, [realm, 

Wl;i!ll law and juflice bear the fway. 
And freed.)m yicl ! her focial ray, [(bare» 
Who then (\icli f^me as Albion's fons can 
Or who like them e>i)oy th ^ new-bom year f 

k MC«^ TKAR*S Oirr PaOM A f ATHKt, 
JAH. I, 1705. 


FlRT of my ^aSt^ fond fubje^t of my lay 1 
Hearken 10 what your anxious parents 
fay. [bread, 

Sweet is the tali that warms ttfe lit le 
Ano makes Banevolence a (landing gneft ; 
Sweet is the act, when little children give 
Tlk copper'd'Vyeakht to bid the wretched 
li^e ; [veals, 

Sweet wfken the mtitd its op*ning Iriue re- 
Ahl and imw' 8#tiT thn. happy parint 


StieS P§itryf ^nVuni out Midtrn^ for }znxxzty^ 1795. 



Arym^if ai yvf aSntf^ «. r. X. 

AT Uncth I hear fhrni iovely Mira*k 

Aljsl Aita^rcon, thoa'rt no longtr yoonf f 

And tXiW more fwect, m vig'rons kmm ledge 

To watrb the tender viotioM as it blowsl 
And wlien good heidch attends the youchful 

plant, [want f 

Vrhat more (heart^xreeting) cocW a p^ieut , — ^-.-, ^w«. 

Oiir F.MMA fuch ; and Aia> each cnming day " Thy faithhil minnr can no longer ihew 

Rtpenmy vLow^RKT to mituritf 1 " Thofe graceful rii>glett wanton oer tfaf 

7 ill, like • rev'rtnd trvvx,>* und full of ** brow.** 

year^*' [l^eers I knon- not, Mini, if my flowing tadr 

Dc^b gently ca«lS| and fnnte kind Angel Sti:l (h^nle my temples, or hath left themlnre} 

To HiAv'>i*i 1MM0BTAL T Ha out, uhire, Em ugh fnr rae to kiww, that, if I'm old, 

fea'eU high. And few tlie days 1 ih:4l thy charms behold. 

Millions of An(ifh hail the D11 t r , My anoft important bofinefi jmw (boold be 

Hi* un(M^l-od foul; by the cat at juaoc Tu dedicate tUft drys to lore and chee. 

i«ppi«v'd, P.K. 
tyhUe p«;il& f if f2aU=;li.}alif roumt how ihe was 


£ P I G R A M. 

THREK Dtransfuccc ifiv-jKy c ne Sovereign 
plac'd. [gnc*tl | 

Mabknam,6acot,] %cKsoN, ha vf Science 
The Firrt wi dignity of ft. le furpafsM ; 
The Kext in eiegaiice; in ho'h the Lull \ 
The fame of Chrut Chvmch can nofai^ 

ti»ri- fo, ' 

When in Uie Third ihe views thr ether Twok 

Once a Studknt. 



^T^AMON I h Vf , ytt kni.w not whyi 
1/ Bot we!l I kntiw I f'tniKy love ) 
Forme Iw heaves tiie frdrr fj^h. 
And kinJred fi^hs my b fom move. 

Yet ncvrr did lu< nmpue txprcfs 
The vow* th:»t commo" 'ovei$ ffamei 

Nor have I vcptwrV lo ctM:f» X\ 
Our gM'Irlefs wi(brs ate ihe fame. 

Fai fcsrsHip, imhcedinj, p'A\*d rhe way 

To mu*iL I LoT&'s enchanting power j 
The bUiffcm of tl«e ve^!^:l day 


aeruK, sobmibiam. 

AMPHORA qoae mecuiK partocogoaoii* 
ne dici, 
Plena mero femper, nee fatiata mero; 
Ebria forti paraos tumidum fulcare LeaoM* 
In m^iis vitam lapfa reliquit aquls. 
Atque illam OainiB qoamvis infue:^ hihentm 
Pucula, quum mediis immemoretor aqwit 
Crpdibileef^ hihremtameninteriifTe bibentena 
Cui miige non placuit viverequam bibefe. 
Amhore Theodoro B<^ 
*k* ^ Tr^ation if the aitVt is rtftu^SU, 


Fjtm the Freucb rf Jaiptes de Mofnier. 
(SeeViU. LXlKf. II ^u) 

'TT'OU both poffcfs, ye fifters fair, 

•Of eyes a large and beauteous pair« 
How great is the refemhbnce ! 

, One owns their force her brightt (I dow*r, 

Th» forms the (wee:and beauteous flower. The other knows not half their pow'r, 

And when the flouer (hall fade and die, 

Nor leave a fingle ch-M m behind. 
Out pnflion (ba'l ev'n 'ixmt. dcf. , - 

And bl<<mi eternal xs rde mind. 

f 5rt Vrpe't Pffttjf OH Man, Ff. 11. v. 1 1 1 — nt.J 

THESE three Ingredients, us'd, the' 
bom to fight, [unite : 

Yet mix*d aftd foften*d> in this work 
Thefe 't#enoi«gh to temper and employ ; 
And what towtffet man, can that dedroy ? 

SuAce that water keep »ts proper part, , ,. ...^ «.,^„. 

M^je^, compcniad tlieni, follow rules it Art, The other tenderly would languiib, 
Si«gar, I he jf 7 of Childhood'a fmiling train. Of hkenefs Where's the fembbnce r 

Rudi,from jamaica-'Or.ingesfrDreSpaim— ]V, 

Thcfc uAx d with Art, and to due hounds A heart ye forely both poflef', 

cvnfln'd [mind : Form'd to enjoy k>ve*s fwee careff ; 

Make and maintain the bclarce of the How great is the refemhbnce I 

The Iweett and foon, whole well-ac- One yields to paffioa's fiercer fway, 

corded ftrife [life. The other teodei ly gives way, 

Gives all tlje Areng'h and comfort of our Of hkenefs whereas the feiMblance ^ 


Of likeoefs wbere*s the femblance ? 


Cupid has plac'd, to pierce our hearty, 
Upon yor.r faces all his dart», 

How great is the refeniNance! 
One aims — and fain would give thtfbloW) 
nhurt the other lets u? go, » 

Of likeiiefs whei ^s the femblance ? 
Yoo both the pow'r of mighty Love 
By torDBmay inyourhoToms prove. 

How gre^t is the refemblance ! 
Of palHon this would feel the anguifh. 



Anom tb€)«fand Uivera thm mt«ntl 
. YoD b(iili.iii«x ^XKife a t«Q^ fiMnd, 

How great is the rcfeqnbjjnce ! , 
This cagfrty cnflaVtJ thkm all, 
While one Mofi^ can.that rnlhril!, 

" Of likiBUAls Where's the feinVance ? 


With eitlier wcmM the liappy hoy 
A ibte ef (Weeteft btiis enjtn*, 

How great n the refi-niHante ! 
But one b GhangeTiit as the nind, 
Tbe other Gondant as ihe*s kind, 

Of likeoefs whereas the femblance ? 


Kiiu! Nature did to both d^fpehfe 
A bounteous ftore of wit aiid feme, 

How greer is the refemblance'l 
The one with mii th is Itill elate. 
The other ibber andfedate. 

Of likfloel* where'a the femUltoce ? 


Explain again I can with eafrt 

You both hare equal pow'r to pleafe, 

How great is the refemblatice I 
One Xrifles oft in fpoellve ftt. 
The other deats in folid wit. 

Of Ukeoefs Where's the femblance ? 


Farther to inflance— by my troth. 
Whene'er yoQ fpqak you diarm me hotli| 

How great is tlie refemhUiice t 
The one is ra|Md k the wnu'. 
T'other rpore prone to think I And, 

Oflikeiiei^ wbexv'b the feml>lance ? 


To him who dares at'empt her heart. 
Each can convey a deadly fmart, 

fipw great is the refcmblance t 
The one lets fly her arrows keen. 
Forbearing t'other Aill is feen, 

OfUkenefs « here's the feniblance ? 


Life's fleeting ple:'fi;re6 ns they rife 
Ye feire, and hi»th know l>ow. to prize, 

How great is tlie rafenihlance \ 
One quaA tl>e draught wkh greedy lip*, 
T'other the neflar gently fip«, 

Of likeoefs where's tlie fembltnce ? 


The h^ppy pow'r yt buch poffefs 

With jiw; unfeign'd youi' fwainiTto Mef«^ 

How great is the refemblance i 
htX this ro a fond fav*rite\ arms, 
Tlut to a hutband, gwe hercharm^ 

Of likenefs where's the femblance? 


Pbffefs'd of either hciotefms lai«, 
Sweetly the fleeting ho*r9 wouM pafs. 

How gneai is the reibniManGe I 
For one my love wauM lall a day, 
VVitl) t'other I couid live fioraye. 

Of likenefs wheiv's the femblance ? 

No. xvn. 

OThitthat old too old Incumbent would 
Sicken a^d dp>p tntobi^ z^rnvt ! or tint 
Our Monkifh Fotinder had not tix'd his fta- 

tute • 
'fia'nft ho^y matrimony. O Cam ! O Cam I 
How wear>', ftale, fl<it, and unprofitable, 
£«em all the nfefs of a coll4*ge life \ 
Fic on'r, O fie I it »s a ichool ftw wr»ng1ert 
A nd fuH-grown f(iphs,chi)pp*Jl(>gic ,diagrarns^ 

Algebra, cobs root«, things dry and void of 

PolXcfs it merely ! ThatitwouYdomietome! 
I'wo hundreil now, and may be made near 

So excellent a living, none to this| 
Down in the-WeOy wliofe cuafl the wiodt 

of heaven 
Ne'er vifit ronghly ; provifions cheap, 
Ak I rememher— plenty of game and fiOi— 
Nay, often venifon— ^hy 1 Ibail live upon 

them 4 
And my increafe of appetite will grow 
By what it fe«ds on. Short commoiis in tlie 

hall! (woman! 

No more I'll think on*t — my feltowHiip be 
A lovely girli who in her wedding (boes 
Would my poor fortunes to ilie Laud's end 

Like Hehe's felf, all fmiles ; wi*h her to V cfp 
The term of l.fe, hear her difco«.irfe, ^uici^ 

reaft>ncr ! 
Skill'd in tlierhrt'iic of her mother-tonf^oe. 
Go through a coorle of ledtureis<— cuitam 

Stuc<y harmonicf, pra^ife oBconomieg 
Science no more like acidemic arts 
TluiA gawdaysto a fa(t * Within a mmth. 
Ere yet the wits of mv left filk -go wn'd pupils 
Had folv'd the problems in ttieir racking 

I'd marry— and with hnppy fpeed become 
A Regent Matter, and tlien Htad of Huufe. 
But it is nor, noir cannot cnme to me— 
Brc^kofTmy dream! for 1 muft fii!! attend 
The Chapel bell. HAMLaT, i. i. 

There is no qtulity 
That tends to hiefs a man hut 1 affirm 
Ii is the woman's part ; be't tnith, note it 
The womah's ; duty hers; devouinefs hers { 
The puw;ft love, the cbatteft ihoug^s, bees. 

Iters ; 
Sweet temper, gentleneft, content domeftic, 
Wifecouofels» prudence, patience, fortitutle, 
All virtues that be oam'd, nay, tliat heav*n 

'Wbf hen, in part or all, but ratlier all ; 
And even in age 

THey change not, bat are charming ft^U. 
One foh endearment yields bat to jsnoiher 
Moregrackius titan betonn tbedaonhter feemt 
The Dian of that timet fo doth the wife • 
The noaparei^of ihitt and the fcuid- mother 
Deareftofail. Til write tbeirpraiie,defend, 


ttli/f P^itry, ^^lentani McJnn^ for Jaiicaiy, I795« 



CanfivaAofv ibi« i ami, £ar greater proof 
or my alkfiaot love« bow to their wili. 
The very aogdi cannot in fao^ and roice, 
CMdtlNBibiror. CvMaiLivg, ii. 3. 



OFT V cbo fportifo hour fball diSna 
Wkh gayeft wit, with fancy wans. 
And of: as keen diftreCi Ib^ll throw 
The thick'oiog mift of mopal woe 
Acrtifs rof pKh ; jet ftiU wijl I 
l-'ioro'ptcaMireor tmni mW'ry fljr 
To wIjcic, oiutdil the ihaily grove, 
R^fes the cot of her i lave. 

Oft'wbe* itigfai*s Uarkeft (hadows fall, 
And gtioQs ihtr timid mind appaU; 
If reillcfsoo my couch 1 l»e, 
Repofc my (lo'-plefs aio{r.ent fly ; 
StitI (hall a milJ beoigoant g!ow 
Of |»Ie.ifure o*cr my fenfes flow, 
To rliink that in the Ihady grov^, 
Sivevc fleeps the beiuteoni maid I love 

Oft a? the fouod of jocund hora 
Tr> cclio tdU tl)' approach of m<}m ; 
C ) ft i^ to wakeful UtMiur'a wr ' 
Rett«ns Che nota of cliaontideer ; 
If o'er tremoodous moaotaini lejds 
My wand'rinj; path, on daified meadi, 
Still chearsmy path, where'er! rove. 
The image of the maid I love. 

Tlirough the lone thicket as I 9, 
Where tlie pale primrofe loves co blow ; 
(Jr as ilie verdant bank I tread, 
Wiih purple perfumM vi««lets fpread ; 
Still in my raptur'd mind I trace 
Her HKHleft unafluroiag grace, 
Tiub hlows amid the fliady grove, 
Uufecn, the beauteous maid I luvr. 

Oft when ttie bufy cares of life 
Around me Horm in endleft ftiife, 
Where feuds and jealoufies torment. 
Detraction, envy, difcontciUi 
far from the madtling group I fly, 
RclU^ion paints tlie cottage nigh. 
Where, deep embofom'd in the grove,. 
Refidet ihe beauteous maid 1 love. 
Not to the wearied pilgrim's eyes 
Fair Mecca's gilded tow*rs arife 
In brighter profjpedt o'er the pUiai 
Where fultry fandy defritts reign, 
Than beats my thri>bbing bofom hig|i 
When firft enraptur*d I dcfcry. 
Through the feqncfterM (hady grove, 
Tl»e bumble cot of her I love. 
The joyb which Tioiotis fcenes befiow 
Ko more my truant heart (hall knoiir ; 
The wiLfnng path ^ guilt apiin 
No raore fiiaii leave its crigiibn lUio; 
Fur lo 1 lh«heauteniift maid X prixa, 
M'xth heaving bccail, with dowocad eyet^. 
Confisotfl am>d the Itady gru\e 
1« Ovua ti:e joys sf wcddvd I0T& ^ > 

WREN the mora, with rofjrftigler. 
Bathe«each flow'^'sdraoplng bM I 
While the be^m^ of daylight Ihiger 

Each upon his (aflFinoh bed I . 
When the fun, the heav'ns o'erfloflnmi 

Leaves his portafs' pearly ftviii, 
Wavei his locks with amber bludung. 

Waves his pinions clad in gckld 1 

Then, fweet mmftrel of the mbrnin^^ 

Ope thine eyelids to 'tjie'tVawn ; 
£arth and all her pleafures fcoriiins. 

E'en thy pillow on the tiwn ; 
Then on ruifet pinion failinf; 

Through tlie golden' vauU on high^ 
Rtfcll tlKiu, melodious hailing 

Xhc flrft hlulhes of tlie iky. 

Oh ! could I witli equal pleafure 

Spuni the grov'Uag crowds of earth. 
Spurn the pomp thatgilds'their tre^fbrcj 

Spurn tlie licence of their minh! 
Ere athwart the airy ocean 

Floats the morning's early "beam. 
Could I wake to fweet devotion, 

Couid (he Saviour be my theme ! 

6; lEUt. 149 

TO' liiEMORY. 

HAIL Mbmory ! whofe magie ^wtr 
Can gild the prefent gloomy hour 
With the gay colours of ths pad. 
Can fmooth the wrinkleJ brow of age, 
The pangs of ahfence can affiiage, 

And bid Love's fleeting pleafurds laiU 

At dawn of life's tempeftuous day, 
Ere Reafon ftem aflum'd tite fway. 

Or PdfTion's mingled ikorm arofe, 
Tliou deign'dd befbre my infant eyes 
(Nur kaisw tliey yet the boon to prize) 

Thy golden treofures to difdofe. 

But, ah 1 too Coon I faw thee frown. 
When mjyihaod firll intliicker down 

Thy vot'ry's riper dieek array'd ; 
And DOW, alas .! my thoiights explone. 
With vain purfuit, thy varied ftore. 

To their keen fearch no more 4ifpV7*<^ 

Nor longer Fancy's powers avail \ 
See aU her fairy (Irudntet fsMi, 

Fonn'd of ideas cuird by thee ; 
.C A Ai t the (lal^Iy palace build, 
Ii boui)tor>m NaCiire ceafe to yield 

The marble Vein' and fturdy tree ? 

Withom thee, reoCe the vocal Ayfe \ 
Thougli tooch'd by Phosbtti' hallow'U firB| 

Silent the tuneful poec*s tongue { 
On Oiee' the iiravc lo^ fame rely, 
Vnfung with' at thee pdtfrioU die, 

Aad godiikc berott bieed uiiAuig^ 

64 SiUlf Pm^ft Atthint and M$dirn^ for January, 179$. 

mriTAVfl OV THI HOK. LltVT. a&mftAL 


Hononr'dj tamenttiy by the |pod and 
Ka angry p«ffioo t'er difturbM hit fool* 
Ttit tender pirent fbone in hit coi itrol } * 
tov'd and refpofted Ky his faiUiftH hMul> 
For Um mild words ftill mix'd witli hib cgm- 

In fields of dinger fteady and ferene» 
HcTiew'd withforrow x\\c ehfmiguiird fcene } 
Grieving thtt feUow-fubje^ts thnuKI prefer 
To profperous frnfo and | eace »caufelefs war. 
To pardon ready, and to pmiilh (Iom-, 
He wiih'd the fv^ord to f pare the rcHel fee. 
From whomhislovc of mcrqf w rel^cil praife, 
U'hich crown*d his y^tlour w^h the Hrightelt 
His body now retum'd to parent du<>, [ rays. 
His fool afiembUft with tlie good and jult. 

7» iht Memory %f Mr, JoHH EoBRTOM^ 
Bock/eNtr. Bj H. LkM01N«. 


FAREWELdclnfive p'mmifes of health. 
Too much tliy bUi.di(hniei>u we ^ily 
Vgrewel to all fair promifes of health, 
Of blortoms that engem ; ccuu n the 

For III! Death haunts thro* cv'ry clafs of ''fc, 
CummiffiunM from thai Pinv'r who re gns 
Who fees with equal eye th' unequal i>rife, 
MainU'n'd by folly in this moii^ Uream. 

Bat, if departed merit claim a te;)r— 

If e'er th* irgenUDUS virtues of the mind 
Endowed with ev*ry quality to hear 
The dorms that urge on life's uncertain 


9e fiiU eould claim with gen'rous . (bols to 


A portion of life's honors in her pi ime» 

And, when to aneriate diftrrfs, woitld fpare 

To cheer op Penory*s (e?eirefi time. 

A friend to learning; and mith JuMfwlei^^ge 
f mnghty 
His worth enroI*d wt cannot deem as left ; 
Examples fair to man has always tpught> 
That thofe withdrawn are gooci to living 

V vr- 

Hear this, ye tribe who rubric out the wajl t 
Aud think how f<^w like hUn define a 

'l^Tongft whom 1 has the lofty domCi or ftall. 
Can't furuUh u> the worhl fb fkira £ame. 


Yet why fhoold I recriminate on yoi^ 
Who^ like the iCiidwife bringing life t6 

Hltfe ^aid to geDius all tliat 'merits due, 
Ami lire to reflitude Id puudual rigUC* 

viir. ■ 

But here ft'irglye the vcrfc iho* trite it flowv^ 
He me ms i»ot to upbraid^ but blame ibo 

Whofe fuhterfuges lameand meimly ^ews 
He $£U not np to CbarnSet*if4ur flan, 

And, here to fioilh witttoiu flattery's guile. 

Let us Orive hni d. \t^ imtitte his ways, 
S<| (hall fairP«ice Heflnw Iter laftiJig /mils, 
^ And Hope (bJi wing to joy our Ltteft 

9y Miss Locks. 


HOW bright the purple tints of ch^arfjd 
morn I [fluDg t 

Around what various fweets has Nature 
Enjoy thebeaiKirs which the year adorn. 
Enjoy them now, ye happy and yeycxmg; 

F»r, S|wing reuu*ns, to youth alone returns 
Wirli I eiiuvattd chat m*" for ever gay $ 

M^tnier Age with fund arttdilion mimms 
Herlov*d companions fmking to decay : 

Yet may the calomels of the Evening's clnfe* 
When icru'cely fteals a murmur on the ear. 

Invite and fonththe Mou net* to reiK^fe, 
.Who fruitless bends o'er FrieadQitits hal- 
luw*d bier. 

O jficuml Youth, Ltfe*! gay aft fport he tt>ine, 
Her tenderer tluMights, her feriocs €i;eM;s be 



HARK how the Wild winds of the W n- 
ter ro »r. 
While Night bq^ins her foU^try reign I 
How fearfnl'}' the billows LUh the ihore, 
While tenfold dq^kucfs (^H'sads acro.s the 

Arife, O Moon, hir Empref* of the fkv, 
lliumipR'e arO rranqmUize the fcene \ 

to thee ft-ail furrow lift her languid eye, 
Her milery f.ftcn*d, and her hiumI feiciic, 

r^rk like the wintry ftorm is lone!y Age, 
Bf fo e him cnmfortk ft the profpeft hcf. 

But let meek Pirty <ti^pi>y her page, 
Tlie dav\n of Hope ihi^l h;«f en m af ife, 

And'thafe th^ dreary gloom; nhile calm 

' aiid even fHeavei;, 

Tlte ii^iring fpirt wings her flgfit to 

On the Death if ^ Lattys Camuy Bhd. 

HITHER, fund bird, Chy quick ro* 

From GiHiert't kind prottairg hand } 
: Think'ftilNiu «if blif« is fix*d the fejC 
In Cim'd Canat7's hapfiy land 2 

Ah f no. In vsln in purer air 

Th<iu hopPil of Mif: the fe ^t toiuicl. 

In leaving Gilhen's fof^Ving carr, 
TIbii'ft left a Paiadiiii boliind* 


I 6s ] 


fCtMiiimd fnm fV. LXIV. f. i x ;6.) called to (lie PrefuUiiU to keep order. Ttii 
3Xn^1r> ARRERE arinoim9ed thaC the Piefidem faidi he would iiot fuffer freedom 
30. JO CoamUtee of Public Safety was of (pcech to hs infiinfed t tliat tltia daf 
fngifeain the parificatioii of tbe cuiiAuuted would be (lo '\nw to liberty 1 and that tlM 
authorities. CitUen G«teaiit lie nooct iVited, people and ptifterity ihouU judge, the lU* 
bail jutt received Uie appolnimenc of Natio- preieatatives of the neoi^le. 
sal Afent of Parif, in the ftead of LuUier, Legeodre refumcd. He feared that prU 
who had been put under arreft. In tlw vute .lutinoricies were soing to .cri&c« men 
Municipalityi Chatvuette, Hebeiii and Re- who had rcndeted great rervick> to the Re- 
al liad been fucceeded by citizens Pay on, vi>luti»n. He f|ioke of his own conne^boiia 
Moiuoey and Lubin- The CtMnmicree had with Danton; of wiiat Dan&wi liad done m 
apprehended four members of the Police* 179)1 when Mi:ii(ter of Jutlicei and cua* 
who had baea forme rty jiartiiant of the eluded with moving, thai the deputies arref« 
GirondUb, and had deprived (everal oU)ers ted laft night ihmild be heard at the bar. 
of their fDo^io|is« repta^injg tliem by mem« This motion was received wkh fome ap« 
l^s uf tbp Commune, dii^inguilhsd by the'u: plaufes. 

ittachnieiit totlie Natioivd Reprefema:ion* Fayantliought there ought to be no excep* 

Barrere coiKluded by ohfervingy tliat Uie tion to general rules; and that tlw lawe 

Committee of tlie fed 1011 of Mvat, dcnoan- ought to be the fame for Dantou as to other 

6ed by the public voice, liad been in the perfons. Men weie to be tried by ttMi 

lame way regenerated. whole of their conduA, not by their prndu^ 

Barrpre next coolUercd the aAual ftatd at p.irticubr periods. The Cooimitteea 

of Paris I and o^ferved, that it never con- were bound !o report the caufes of arreit 

tailed fo miiiiy mifcreants and tractors as wirhin tweuty-iuur boors, an] therefore li# 

at preibnt. Ail the villains of Europe feem- moveil that the parties arreted (houU nol, 

ed to have made it their rendea/ouss hut b-' heard. 

tl^ey were every where watdied : and never Rohefptcrre — " From thefe dilhir^anciSt 

did the inhabktnts of that city, the m.)ther for a lorig time nnknowu in tiiis .-^flenal^^y, 

and guardian of liberty, (hew themi'elves it is evident (hat n grand intereft is in qiief- 

nore dovuced to the National Repiefenta- tidu, — viz Whetlier cert.iin men fltall he 

cioo, and more inimical to traitors. Soon moie poweiful t lan their ctiuntry ? Whf 

would it be impotfible for any enemy of elfe is th s mocion, which was rejd^ied 

liberty tb remain there with impunity ; and when made by Danton in fa'our of Chahpc 

the very air of Paris would be faLilly infec- and Bazire, now applauded by inme indivi- 

tious to all the fupporters of tyrants. The duals } I repent it, th: queftion is. Whether 

Revolutionary Tribunal co'itiimeU to fit tvi or notcert^n ambitious men Ihali be ftrooger 

the accomplices of the confpii ajy, aiul than liberty ? What then ! (hall we have 

wt'uld, in a few days fend fevcr.^l new made fi> m4ny Ticrilice*:, only to fall uadei* 

criminals to the fcattold. the yoke of Intiiguersr Liule do I regard 

Tbi^ confpiracy, refumed Barrere, was tlie eulogies which people bellow on them- 

conneAed with relinioiis difturhaoce . ; to felves and theit* friends. No man Uu wa 

CXi:ite which, an ethirt was m^de to deftruy a(k what a man has done at thi^ ot tliat pe« 

evbty moral principle, and ro inculcite riixl; we aflc what hAS been his condu^ 

a:)ie;iftical doArincs, thnMjgh tlic exiiava- dur;ng the whole uf his jiolitical career, 

g.iiit en'erpr.zes of CItMHz, Chnumette, Legendre preiends ntit to know the namca 

Hebert, Jlic. a&ainl\ the liberty of worihip. of the Deputies arrcfted. Knows he not 

The ComiMttf ^ is employed in nci extenfive tlia: Lacro:x, his friend, is of tlie number ? 

plyn of n^encratior, the refnlt ut. which He attecls igiuirance, becaiife he knows 

will be ai on*;e to banilh immondity and that he cannot pro.Kumce the n.ime of La- 

prejudtcesy fujHrrAition and atltcifm ; and croix, bn* with (barre He choofes rather 

to Cpuud the Republic on goKl piinciplcs to fi>cak of I) lUon, t'le in:im.its friend of 
and vavT^U, Ln:roix, h.tctu'e the ii:tin<; tif DaniiHi is lefs 

Th.s vep<»rt of B«rp?re's was followed hy offsn(\-c. We th.dl iu>w fee whether or 
a decet*, ;ippravingof the me;ifute) of tlie not the Coiivcr.tuMi cjii hre.ik in picfces ;:i| 
Commtiiee. iu««l. Ctuiitl i?ur all iha: is fa-d <»f I):uiton 

A'ju-f 37. Iregcndre — " Four of our be fad uf Buira, Heheit, and Chabot ? 
Colle3i;:ues were ariettcit lalt uighi by u ^Icr They wtii-, -i i.':iTa:a pcr.iKfs, thedcfcuderi 
ofyour ComniittvCi. — Ihc cclcb»A«ed Dan- o'f l.'sity. \VI y then Ihwiid Danton be 
Uni is one of <lf;m^ /know not tlw» iiUowtsl 3 privilege wlii^h w;ij iknied to hi? 
of I lie other threes If they are guilty, I coinp,;niou li-bie d' H^'antinc ? Attempts 
will be the firfl tocall for their puiulhincnt: i^vc made to uhnn y v 00 tlie ubufe 0/ jn>w- 
but you ought to hear ihcm. 1 am pure, c-r. Whst kivc you dnnewhiuh you havt 
a-d I believe Danton :o he as pure as iii^felf. not dor.r tM-r'y. whicli ha? not conttihutcu 

He was iiiterrup'.eJ by noife— A m.mb^r to t'x lalvati ii of your toun i\', which h«s 
OaMT. Mac. ^^tnuary, 1";^$. nyl 


Proceidingi of thi National Convention In Trance. 


not d^a^^^l down upon yoa the Wt(!ings of 
Che p«»ple? It is isii'ed thit individuals 
may be facrificed. Do you th^n (.liltrufl 
that ja(lice whtdi con(^itu:es :hs pr^ople's 
hope ? I declare that whofocvtr trembles 

•way by the weight of the ice floating down 
the river. 

OJwhrmgf Jan, 7. "On "the morninc: of 
the 3cih u*t. the Princeft of Wales, acco-n- 
panied hy the Duichnf^ her mother, aod 

at this crifis is guilty. Mc ioi> have they attended by an imnienf.', left Brunfr 
tried to intimidHie. Thft fnetids of Daiiton wick, amidlt the te:i'.'S~the arclamition' of 
h «ve written, that, if Dju:<.n \m ovtrthrowr, the popu^ac?. On o ir arrival at Picii i, th« 

J mud pei i(h under the l\roke of the arif- 
tocrats. They have imasin^ d tbnt connec- 
tions might ♦ luce me to divert the coiirfe 
of jiidtcr. VVhat fi^nificO to roe dangers 
that m«y tl-rcaten } My 1 fe i^ nny country's, 
my heart « free from rcpj o ich, ;ind a'-ove 
all fear. I was alfo t!ie fntrnJ nf Pction, 

Datcliefs was tikr-n ill, b>it loon rec<»vered 
fo as to be able to proceed to ilie pat ce of 
Hell nj'ioufcn, near Hanover, where tneir 
Roal Highnclfes dined. 0/ eafy -iages 
we re.iched this place on the 3d, oid were 
licre mrjt by a melttsnger f om L«>rd bt. 
Helens, announcint* the retain of Co:nmo* 

of Roland, of Biiffot; they betrayed then* dure Payne's fqnadron to Engl md, and ih« 
country, and 1 declared rtgainn ti^em. 
Dantun wither to take their plac^ ; D.uiton, 
in my eyes^ is only the enciuy of iiis coun- 
try. The guilty are not fo nugti;rous as they 
would have us believe. The mort rnminal 
are thofe who would raifc up idols and 
domineerers. To propofe a cooife with 

danger of entering H')ll md duing the pre- 
fcnt critical epoch. The hifhop's p.tlac^ has 
been fitted up for t!ie reception of the Royal 
Vifiton:, and it is luppttfed they will refid*' 
here for fome time. The regency of Hano- 
ver arc expe^ed to invite them to Hanover^ 
where they might, perhaps, be better accom- 
fome members., r>ot allowed in behalf of m>)dated ; but it is not probable that the 

invitation wsll be accepted, " The Dutchellt 
i< recovered. It is repoHfd thnt the Prin-' 
cefs i<; to cnib.i.'k at Embden, where the 
fqiaJron is lliortly ex|)e^ed; fhould the' 
thaw prevail, and the Elbe became naviga- 
b'c, Stad: would be th? \\\ct : At all events 
we hope to fee Lon^iunveiy early in Fe» 

oiherf, is an infuk to liberty. The caufe 
of the guilty can l^e pl.-'ded only hy tt.eir 
, accomplicv'S. 1 move the previous qneilien 
on Legendre's motioii." % 

Barrere repixfcnted tlic ncceflTity of ha- 
ving only one roeafure fwr t!ie, punifliment 
of trailois If the deputies ;:rreftc 1 wcic to 
be heard at the bar, th^ CtiiiVcnt'on W(i>i)d 
be onlf an AriHocrat I'cnate. r.ucli vci fa- 
ttlity of principle wodJ bj u dTC<il ccu*ru:c 
ofa'lth*ir forme proceeJinrj^. lhGi>ic- 
vioiu queAicn was catrieJ. 

St. JuH, in the uau^e i.f the Commi'f<-c3 
of Public and general f.-f-ty, reported t n I'l 
the cunfpiracies that h.vo fuctc.rivtly ji'^xvy- 
tcd the republic, and a '. h;:*i! U-i iV^'-.w objjcl 
to leftore lovalty and .innshiialc Mvrcf, and 
propcfcd the following decree : - *' I he C« in- 
vention decrees accu'.utii.n ;'.-aM:it Can^il'f- 
D;f:noulins, Hcrault SccbrUos D^Knn, 
Phillippeau::, and Latunxot turcanu L'.iie, 
charged with l'avii:g i)«:cn ;'.tC'Mupli*cs (if 
r^umonrier, d'Or!e'i!is., auul FJj-.c d'Hfl.n- 
Xnir, and with having I'tcn c^::cciii-*d In tlij 
confpiracy for re cftabl Hilng rTn,r..ncir-, 
and dilVwlving the natTcr.ul r-prtfent; »!Ol^ 
They (hall be tried along \v>h I a^rc <\'t-- 
lannno/'— The Convcr/.-.-Mi :Uo; :"il f!li^ u';- 
crt'c uuanimouiiy. ,' r& he ^j.utnutd.) 

r.iRtic^^ Ni\vs, 
/trnh'lm, l>.(. 22. b'j [^.i«at has been tlie 
elhueiicc of ice t > d.iy on r'i»- Rh:.-p, 10 cx- 
ir.ioidinar) ^\eiclhe fr- zenillcN il.;u fl ..^tv-d 
d;>wn it, that t!.e oldcik :n.«n ia Ainliiim 
was nftoiiilhcd at ihj njvc.iy. Siucc \\\r. 
year 1757 i*o fercic a fnjlt lias not i>t;*^ii 
fell; then tlic llhine :ind (he Waai rn,z<: 
almoll at the l..:ne t-ine; f->', the congela- 
tion of hrth brancheb wrs pcrfv<St ni ll;o 
fpncc of 24. hours, »nd heavy c.^nhon w;ie 
hfoUTht «'vcr c;i«.h ihrci'V.'* the r. can.> of 
i^nutd fnrd, ;-lhcs, ar..'i t'lv.dull. Lait 
nijil'.t ii»c Ui-^ii- on ihe Rliiae \v«s cjriiCd 

The peafantry in iVor'WAvand yutJandvt^, 
hjzw iS\t\ (;f Liic Kin;5 of Denmark, to be 
en'iicly emancijiatcd in the firlt year of the. 
I ^ih cental y. 

Amikican News. 
Exira:^ <jra Ij'.ier a Profeffor in the 

L'iiiv*rHty if Cambridge, in New Eng- 

1 u ', lo l;;s Fi iend i\ London. 

«»«.,. MMutiy ih 11 enjoys peace, plenty, 
and a ! ? i =hr pioipeft. We have been fear- 
f.l li't ihe Froich (hould draw U!» into' 
iroiiI>i^. vVailii,i?tMn, however, fion let 
theni know by procl im.ition, that we in«> 
fc;.d(d to prcfjive ilic ftriHcft neatr-illty. 
Tl.c French v. u^c was poptuUr here before 
th:;.' p urd-:red 'tie mild Louis XVI. The 
d'cJ is univerfally execrated- His deatb| 
;<n«l tlte atheill ctl (en' imtnts altered and ap** 
pUiii'ed in th: i. Cunventioi), have lod them 
t'lc t:Vjcai and q,oo^ w 1 Dies of all the com - 
nijnul'y t:f North Amciica. Thofe of a 
li-r»er order, have lonj; thought that their 
exuavaganr notions of liberty and equality 
v/oidd I uin them. I dare fay, mofl people 
ill ICnghiiJu believe that Paine's writings are 
h jhly ?ppl..ud'.'tl ann ng tts, but they arc 
miftaken — we know I etier in this country. 
We knoAT tliat the dootrme of equality can 
hardly he defended in tlieoiy ; we know ic is 
not .inaloc^ous to uur noiiom of any thing in 
hoavcn above, ^rr m earUj beneath. The 
Americans arc f.n- f I om wifliing a convul- 
ii ni in your kingdi»m. They v/ifti for an 
equal and lalling alliance with you, and now 
ib Uic time fur ic." 



r 67 1 



reivsd from Gm. WatmoJeii and lieuienint- 
t«iienL Hironirt, dalcd Arnhrini, Dec. 13, 

■ a 17111 the Me- 

lt appart. 

■ fuccafiful ;uuck on ih: Hommel W«tt, 

und ihe fin S? Andrj, fnm iv'.icli l1-« 

Ctilch fbrd-'S n-ere ohllged m retruC tn tba niiJ fs 

tinei h«l«-«n Gottum m.\ Gu-lenherj, thew* ...__ ., , 

which ihey now oCeupr t 'fi Ajl Ehc •lae- poOielUuii uf it 

my cm th: lame ■veni'ig cmlTeJ ilie W:ul, - -- - - 

lad conk porition it Thuil, W(.'l1«r«ii aad 


Almirjii Ogki, Jn. T. Exinfl of a letter 
tbw I'.^jr received frorn Ciptain New- 
ooroe, of hit MajeAy 'i (h-p the Orf'twu', 

to Mr. Stephen), SecrelM-ylo the Admi- _. 

nity, dated Madrnfi rtud, July 25, 1794. ficktv (l.j 
_ " On the 5lh of May CaptJin Olbotne, of W\\ 

tba Cetiirion< nude the Ogul F^>r 9 fill, and <■' P^^ 

CapLiin P.tkenh»T>, uf itie Kcril^HFicL-, for 

feoint nrri Elumid ID^nd hejrine Siniih- 

Wcft br W.:It, G or 7 leisiie^. I b.-lo 

till tiie nraiice Ciilt r,n ''own fn ne r lo m 

Ihrt ue lUikdJ liF'Up fur them i I then 

niaile the [i£nal t'l chaca; at fbty-Svi! mi- 

nures [uft eleven I g»i near --ivmis!! t ■ life 

a Oiot at the ftiip ; at fifiir-fiv.- mwi e- |i.i(l 

clerci 1 brought him lu a^ui, anj, hj* a 

Ihlle ifter twelv, I 31 ci"(:; 1 his. f-i'iihi'iuo, I 

ftuboi'd qui'ter, wht-e v e k';ir, li'lnre . of I ii 

tline the ciieniy ftr' di i \\\t '-■■.n:un.;ii .inJ 
Rtfift; n;e ilol'.: f.r-.e mLie; a!lci-n, ;i J r a 
S-'eai preft uf fail, c.iniiuj; up. S'l- p'fv:,! 
ti I* a Prcncli lti;.ite, c ■:ivd Lv I^<if n if- 
tr.ruia. of ^^.tpinit^jml f..nn«>.^ Ih. I'riii- 
cHVSy,:i1 taA liidiaii-n, fitted wi: ^.; iIm 
ille if !.-.i;ici, wilh tA'cntr-rix ej-li;iea- 
puindsr', itt-1 iiin; puittlj:'*, and fix hmr- 
paunder^, hl-H-ij f'.ir linn.lieil aiid tiirce 
■MR O'l-'ioard. I c.inrjit fay inn «,\w\\ in 
prj fo of iHe ^culy , 1 ' ' ' 

irouin, f;ain Sckriefs ;iiul want of vater, 
obi ged tan to feck the firll port i and an 
the i^ih jif Mar I :i[icha[ed with hii M^ycf- 
■y'i flii[M jt Maiij, (.no of t-e Sechelle 
illinJi. Fuidins the French had fiirmed ■ 
I'tilemant. aiid !!■) refreibni'^iits to bo prif 
tiiie,f, I funnmi.ed the place to (ariendart 
Coate, with Lieut, Hat' 
in.' of marines, and took 
ne nexL day li>r bif Britaii> 
Miijeny. NcX tlinkiRE it offuRieient 
ciinfEq<ieiic«rul.'aTBan]rfoii;e, I qiiilttd ill* 
pUce, ha'ini'taSien {lie repLiMicaii fl<E and 
all tlie .mi'.X'ry a!-.d ftore;, a!fo tha 
brrg Le USivaie, teaiiins ilie implemetitioC 
agriculture, for builJiug hnuf—. Ice. fnrtli* 
ife iif [In poor iiihahii.uit<. From th: veiy 
if ilie French prif'iuri, and al- 
-niy of iheirdying if cmbaiked 
luiHucnuiu Ma.lruj 1 was induced, from 
m^riviauf h'lmamry, til leave W lind ferenl 
afii,:ert inJ men, hann; wiilten to Mr. 
Mal.wUe, £u.-ertK)rof the tde nf Fr.iace, to 
rniueft \X wuuld releife lli« fame n.imbcr 
of u'lr rt'f'ii-T'i ;nd of llie fame r.u-k, at 
thof^ I li:iu 'elt »t Mahe; abont 141 mnra 
.LtrteJ. ..iij (in iiuo oe nimi't. rtie aSch 


firom Mo- 
The itt 

H',.{t.Gm,ii, y,n 16. CopiL! and E». 
trafl. ii[ Uiipitiiiei received A'o-n Ceiti 
Wal;n.iJ. n a.-i li-n-. cen. HjiC-.Lirt, bf hi* 
Kueat Hrc'TRefl till Duke ol Yiirk, and 

t'-^nfmined hf hs Koyid lllghnefi tu th« 
11>.M H»i. H. n-; .,!». 

'■■ Ih 

I lligh..e 

,. Uy h. 

, a»\ r\ 

ofhii M ■jeftj's fh-p Orphe 
Tbr;. mciiTifulEia'lf, CO:iIiJer'n; tli^ {i.pei'iir 
ferce of the enctnjr. Mr. S^iM,vi, mid- 
Ihipuin, killed; Mr. Stiinri, iiMIe, ^^ly 
woiinJed in the l^fttun); and eii;I>' f ^men 
«i£htly. The enemy'! loft w.ii ;i kiUeil 
and fiKty wniui.ted. I niuft he; leave to 
Te«imm''n>l ii> iheir !>ni'Jihipi' nn:ice Nieu- 
tenar.U Br.iu^h:iin U.utai Ato Mr. 
Stiiites, who crnunandjj ilte g-tn- in the 
ahfence of Lieui. HnJ;fj(in, ivh^> was >iii- 
fo.innj'ely nn-lnard ihB Diiiilh l>i.p, witli 
Dii«m<lc, nnc roiilfhipman, and 10 fe.imen. 
At ilie lime the (faipftiurk ue were jbii^i: 
two bag'Jc/ fmii the paX-g< between Plic 
Illand and Com-au-'Mire, and oiie league 
(ran tho fliore. The uiher dil, a (mall 
brig, made her efcape thniugh ihe channel, 
•nd goi fah to Pott Louis. Fitkling the 
bow-Iprit (hot throuf^ and through, and 
tin* of the kneu of the head entirely nut 

.rp.'n. n,.viJ Dj^iJ.;i. Th» 
I (..r -1:.- "■ ■ 

iibotTfi under 
m:ij'ir-![eii. turd C.i:N:.irt. niajor-cen. Oo^ 
tluii, anl U-.i.-o>;. M'Keniis: fix h|u> 
drtirt..riiElitc..i;di7. i..i.t ij.i h^'Mr, un- 
dri' 'I'SJor-gen 9:r Kotifit Liwiif:; ij llis 
iiiyal eiiiigi^ and of fiwr ha-(.'i<ins and 
fiiiii- '''i>iadroni of llt-fli.ii'. uritr mnjor- 
geii, .'e Wurmb. It iv:r i';vi. .J into tfiro* 
o'lu.H'Ji ine left column to >[ra.'.k by the 
D;ke, |iiij center to att.-i in fuch a man- 
ner ai to k'-cp ilwehvircli u* U*ardenbiir( 
upon in le't u'ti g, and the r'ghl C'dtimn 
ciiififtin^ nf f'lur Umirli b.iit.U.m' and l lie 
Ruluu XtdlVt to keep <' left winf 
affjtcit, Ih! Vt.ei, t.. turn Toyl, imo to 
anac'kit in Majoi-gni. ki-.' Ci h- 
caitf.iund ihersid hy wlikh iiis [atumnwai 
to niaiih fa impranicalde, tin', heiii^ (Milled 
lu make 1 great ibtmr, h' c>'uld ni: c rn* 
up in time) and niaiur-Eer..]3aiMlaa finding, 

68 , InUn/ling IfUiUlgitue Jrtm the London Gazettes. [Jan* 

enemy hftd al>MMhmei it auiing the n%hc, (ba si it wit i^iriced in Cbe il^ion. I am 
he thonghc it adviieable to pu(h on with the happY to obferve, tl^t, ail ctrcumftanees 
otiier tWo cuhimtts, ahd to be^ia the itttack coauderad, the lofii (^the Britl&, of which . 
immedlaiely upon Tuyl. This i^as execu- i have ttie h<)niinr to ircloTe a return, is 
ted with (bdi i(alla»try aiut fpirit by the mconfideraMe. We have, however, to la- 
troops, th:<t, notwithfianding the natural meat, the death uf >4ajor Mnrrfiy» of tht 
flfength of this poll, the abhattsof fmit-trefet ^gth rigioieBt. W. Harcov« t. 
Chat were made, the batteries of the town Rejnrt fnm Afajor^Gem. DtnuUi io Ctm. 
of Bommel, which flanked the apptoBCh, Cmaa If^aimedem, Ttfyi, J>€e. 31. 
and the confideraUe number of men who Agreeable to orders 1 received, on tha 
defended it, it was foon carried, and toe 29th, abiiut ten in the morning, I communt* 
enemy driven aorofs the nver (every v^herft cated with Geu. Wurmb^ aud all the trtiops 
pallahle on ttie ice) with coofideraile kXi were put in motion immediately, viz. fuur . 
cf men and of four pieces of cannon. Gen. battalions and four tquadroiis of HoUiansi 
Dnndas i))eaks in. (hte hi{^e<) cerms of com- under Cen. Wurmh \ ten Sritiih b.icb«ltoiit» 
mendation of the (piriied condudl both of La Chatre's Emigres, fix rquad«t)us British 
the offlders and men durins the execution light c;»valry, aii^ 150 huliars of Ruhan, 
of the feventl duties which fell to their lot, divided in brigades, under ma]i>r-geti. Sir 
as likewife the patience and perfeverance Robert Lawrie^ niai«»r-gea. i^ird Gathctrt, 
they (hewed by undergnins immenfe fatigues ma;or-^cn. Gordon, and licuCcol. M'lCeq- 
artd hardlbips, intreafcd by the cold and zie. At Geldermalfen, lord Cathcart, with., 
the feverity of the feafon. I annex the re- four batuili)U8 and Robin's huUarf, ftruck , 
tulm of kiur lofs, whicit Is not vciy great, off fri»m the BriiiOi column to mnrch niton 
confivei ing the circumftances. Rumpt and Kaafilen^ fo as to Aet behind 
I h.ive the honour, &c. W a lsiodcV, Oen. Tuyi. The reft of the Britiih column pro> 
Kiiledf ^ifotiftJid,aMdmfJ!hgtftbe Bn'tijhtrotft ceedcd by Met^eren; and esuAly at day- 
ufufn the command of Maj. Gen. DunJoi, light meeting the Heffian column near War« 
Dicenier 30. deiihoui^, attacked the enemy in their poll 

killed j 

Foot, . . ^ . 

ment of Foot, i drummer 6 rank and abVatis ttiat were made, the haueries of the 

iile, wounde<t. — ySth regiment of Foot, i town of Bommel, which. flanked the ap« 

field officer, i rank and file, kilted ; x ofA- proacti, and tlie confiderahle number of 

cer, 4 rank and file, wounded. — 8oth regi- men who def.-nded it, wlio were driven 

nient of Fuo:, 1 ii4ik dud file killed; 3 dit- acrois the river, v<ivery where parfahle on 

to wounded \ i fci milting. — Loyal the ice) with lofs of men and cannhn. t 

eoiigraots. 1 1 ank and file wounded. — To- indofe a rctiun of the killed aud wound6d 

tal: I fieiaoiriccr, 5 rankand flic, k'Ued; of the BritiOi. 

J officer, I Uiuiiinici, t8 rank .md file, Gta. }VJm^n to tbt J)ykt %J Ywk^ 

wbundcd; f ferjcuit mifring.-^TSth regi. Lvierongen^ January 6 

nient. Bi*cvet-maj«»rMuiray,ki'llcuj Lieuc- On the 3d iultaiit I removed my head* 

cnantLidfay, wounded. quarters to this place. By tliis dilpofition, 

Geo. Don, Dtp. Adj. Gen. whidi I had previoufly announced to youi* 

tffjitinsf hilled, ivmmicd atd miffi^ig Royal Higlioefs, 1 am Of arer l\\t Iceiie of 

15 i;>nk and file. — Ca4>?:iin Uuddainr, our pr<efent operations. The feverity of the 

wounded. — Lic>i'ennnt Kami>, niifling. Weather has increafed \ and the intenle 

G. Dt Low, Major and F. Adj. cold of tlie 3d and 4th induced the enemy, 

Sin Head-^a'tersf jirnbcim^ J^m, i. <mi the laiier way, to pjifs tlic Waal n«ar 

tt IS with gn^^it fatisfadlion that 1 have Bommel. Having 'driven in our advanced 

the honmir to inform your Royid Highn<fs, pofls, they again took polfeflfitiu of Tuyl. 

thzt, ill coufuquuucc of our decifi«)n, which Gen. I):ivid Uunda<, however, thouglit he 

1 mcntioncil in mV laft tetter, of the 2yth fliould be able to ilefend Meue'eii, and to 

ult. Gen. David Dtmdas, on the jcth, at- check the farther progrefs of t!^c enemy ; . 

tacked the enemy at day-break, who had but the ailvanced polb of the Heftians, near- 

croffed the Waal, and fucccreded in drivmg eft to Gen.'s pofition, having alfu 

them back acrof% that river, with the Urf^ \S been obliged to fall back, I agreed with th« 

four p cues of cirmon and iome men. As I other gct^erals to fend orders to generals 

inclofs a copy of his rep6rt, it is neet^cfs Dalwlck and Dundas to uitite their fvuces 

for me to enter into any p.>rliculari; Vut I immediately, and, at djy-brcik i)f the 5th| 

cannot help exprelFmg to your ftoyal High- to make a vig >rous auack on i\c enemy, 

nefs how great a praife i> due to Major>geti. and to fpare no effbtts to drive them acrofe 

Puvid Dun.'.u!:. and to all the officers ;ftnd the Waal. Gen. DumUi probably found 

men, for il^eu* cortdudt on thii occafuvi, the enemy in' too grcot force to rcocure tht 

whicli v;.-.s ..s '^xi.'irplaiy in the fonimdc and attack ; but about tea o'dsck he was him* 

perfevtfraoce with which they fupi^K led felf atticked it 'Gcldeimalfen by a large 

•suf fati£uc aud iiaidfhip alcendiug th« le> bo^. of Uie enemy *s cavahy, fupported by 


\ I. 

I f^] /«imfff InuBigifiU fnm th London Gasettet. 69 

cMr Ti^iinvan. TMriiWft^Mlbimp*- ' it tiiflmg. Major-fBO. Sir tehmt Latrrie» 

Wttti Mft 4» CMT 4Mky tel Infantry, md twt> •flken of the 7Sih regiment, art 

dMB K Mk Mf bli Hft wtmai09 ms< wottidad, btt I' a-n hat^py to add, verf 

tooktii y ylW M tf i inpat bat ttw reTerv* flishriy. V^. HAacrtfar. 

eiMMl| «#| il» fONi wars n^aHen, tie IJmt,»Gtk, tTdrOKft n tbt Duke of Teri^ 
wmmf lefwifeJ,' sad tt» ^ prelarvwl. ysm, ^ 179c. 

Tlie iMtaiev«f itai freft httftak c o n wie J A vtrf cohftderaMe and fuJJen &em 

tarn ^tM0 CMMTf laip ft kkU of pMn, haviai come on* oa the 6th inllant, witidi 

wMAigNMtftoiMMiiftMHtrM thrtne- oHWed a mnfpea of (trefenhns our pafitioa 

■Mf lb *ilMlr Miti«»iiti| Qmi, DmiAm 011 the Waal, it wat judgod necefliiry th«b' 

timapi 'k MNftft HI 'Mt bKitt daring thb croopiv wIm have not yei crnHvd the 

ili» dghl^ «|ioii ll«anMi>¥rlHi« Otn. Dat- Leek, fhoukl remidn in tlie canfionments 

.^tircumiVatice, ttiey <heii occopied, and the raft ihoold a^^ ' 

JMJ g e t wliiCii the xr&ip$ ■ mov* forviranl. Ueut gen Ahefcrorabf 

it tM im OferatUmf, at nod ntajor gb«i. Hamnyu1\ein, witl) the 

iM'year, ifrti in- (iteaHom in greaeetl pare of their corps xtA fbma' 

ttaytPin eisek obUfnif f^om want Auftrte b^tdioos, were therefore to have 

te ^ the a'ght without besim their march' open Thiti and to- 

, JMMflMiod iA«| In eoncett with the wards Booimel pn the 7th; and Gen. 

oMr-keoarBls/t* take-of a^N)tttkinbehi«Ml - Oayid Dondas's corps received orders i* 

til* Lec^ Hit wbich we had pt<v«Ni(ly confeqOonce to occnny Buereq, and tils. 

nMi'1l»irtMB»flteryVll^)bAtUMll* It extends heishts hear it; on nie 8th, to cn-oper-ito 

itMI'CafllWterg tXiAVageAiaSen, octdjAed wth generals A^ercrombj and Hamtner- 

bfMM liwIlriMtf. A late nifinrch madefy ftein in the pn^ofett attack Unroun*i3cely 

a eMAMMkU OOtdRMt of the entmy, atf en^ the froft fee iaaaiuwith great (e.tricyi 

dei ¥f •- taffe toam of artittery, towatfJi btit'asthetroiips were alceaJy put iiiTnoUoOy- 

Oimflm, 4114 dMir ftiLick upoif oor rigtit, and counter orders might have prevsnted a 

laiiliittielli «i mnmft vpna Tie), e^ combination, fn>nfi the e^ttent of the 1int# 

dlMI1|liliL— r> fbgttltr plan of 0|Mratioai Gen. David Dnndas, baring aflembled hte 

eartiiflr^rit,- add CBRflnai me In the opi- oorpt with a zeal md txenim, which 

idmef tte icettty laf otfr mbvbmcnr. C ' re(l«6b the hti^heft credit on tiiinMf and thib 

b eH i tlig iaifci u— pi W itt frii^t thft eviSft> trojpi, proceeded towards liuerek^ on th* 

ii% H MMr WMrttaTiMii SliM y%flehldf . morning of tbe Stii, havin|; det.*%<W inad^ 

tllWIMIilar-lMtt bvtome moch ifiHider,eiid v^nct two battilions, whti were afterwaMi 

gie»«»f«MfiMtobop«fbr'm«dHipleiethJkw; to haVe marciied dpon Thiel, t& co-opeiM,' 

ulWlNcb difewo taKf'tiatjf^et a favoouMe in the nttack of that place. On their arrival' 

CfeM|elB mtt fihka; ' - at Bueren, they foond iil our pnfts oh ihe 

M%' ■ ''IAA^4(MMr(frri Jlba^otigens J^n. 6;' Lingeh dt^ven In, and ihc enemy in hltsi' 

Wl i tW ilhfti ading the ad vantage ol.uined inrar Bneren. As So more troops of 

on 5<Kh of OaMa^Brby Xm MajeJH's Vi.ep , Or.u Duinlas^s turpi camie ti;s m3Jor<^u 

olwtiicii I had the- booettr to inlonn y<mr LonI Caihcart, mth tiie iaVh, zyth, and 

Royal Mgboddltf rtiy laft letter bf the I'ft 2Sch iregi«enc5, mid tiVe Britilh Iloians, ati>' 

indbMllV latHe IkroA-ttHKimied ^in^eaAiig, it ticked the enemy, and diMve tliem h;ick« 

HilC mftjdrttn. D.iVid wit.h loft, beyond GrlU>i'm:Jfen. Noshing^ 
DalidM'*a«ene «ddllle HeiiHMBi -Aiouhl fiiH can exccod the conOiidt 't L'^.l Catiicarc 

bafek-to a{NliitiMI on tite Ungen, leaving anU ihofe regiments on ihi^ 4-ccftrion, thoiq(h 
onthe Waali Thil movement ^ras ' I am fniTy to inform /our Koyal Hightieis 

•» tie Higlltef tfie~3d. On the that they ftiff«red a^nftdera^ty. I h^ve as 

of the 4th Vke enemy again croflbd yet received no return of their Ior5, winch 

tba Waal in very -aaDlldcriMe f«trce, and l hcUevenmomits to 160 killed and w^Msaded. 

diWftiA oor OOl-pofts on that river; but,' It is with the grnt^e A concern that i moft 

upin tflfeir aitattcing yeHfttniliiy 'rattmirg add, ihnt amongd the latter are lieii:eaanti 

^fihiftOMk Duadae's oerps nc6ekie<mal- c(»(oiiei Bnller (if the a7thy bnd Alexander 

(ian, dNf ^nm tepuliid w«h lo<s, and ilid Hope of the t4*h, whofe wonni^s, I fear,' 

oat renew dia aitaefc. Our picquets were, are very dangerous. From ihe very great 

however, drawn in iottiiefide of the Lingen, extent nf c:imunm!-ms, the ditticvUty of af- 

aod- tQiJiil^gea. David Oiaida*, findmg his fembitOgaftiftlaeiit C'.irps, w oilier circnm- 

peiOdBia IMIW Bnerai to bomb longer tenable, ftanoes with which I am ns yet unacquain- 

farwantof MbciemcoftntigfiirtMttrcNipe, ted, tiie atttck on tife p.'i*t of general! 

(wliD' liafro now been fo long expOfed to Abercombyand Hamnierltein did not take' 

tk^wMmnlk iwt— inwm of weather, and the place yefterdayt bu: as, in the event of its 

btigae, wtnch being carried itito exrcativm, tlie occupying 
tiAflMMoCkppofeed With the ^tt^eateft feiti-- V>f Bueiren is of the utmotl confeqoence. 

Me) llw anay iMf tide day otxten toenaft Gen. David Dandas ftili remahu there, and 
Ite AJeiriL, and takn mp a polU:<in on the near it, with tlie greatell part of his cor^. 

Of da* lieer. I have aa yet* aiC does alfo niAJn'-gen. WmTnb, wnh 
ftaiifcd ooijuft vacani ofoor IoiS| wbidi ttucd battaliuosand four fquadrons of Hef- 

70 Iftferefling InitKigenei from the London Gazettes. [Jan. 

fianr, whence, if ncccllary, ihcy will aJ- arc bul Hightly wotmdeJ. 

Tance to co- (»|>traic with jca. AWrtromby. Geo. Don, Dtp. Adj. Gen* 

I have the >'Oii"iir to inclose .1 c ipy df Gen. Lieut.-gfn, HarccM't to the Duh of ITpri, ddttJ 

David Dunt^as's lepr.rt of the af^ .t at Gel- Head'au»rterSf Door/tf Jan i«. 

dcrm.iiren. tosuther with a return of the I lofe in) time ii>ac({iuintiag your Royal 

kilL'd and wounded on that ocrsftnn. H'jhncfb th t the aictry thi» d:.y, having 

Rtftcrt fent hy Mnjor Gen. Da'.fU J)un.£-s, t9 croifed liie Waal in confiderable force, at- 

Liiut.'gen. Uarcuntj Ja.i.i B.t'c.y yan. 6, tacked onr hne at fcveral points of it| ooo 

Sir, 1 iuvc i)i:henu heeu i.nablc to nc- column pafTed ac Pannerden, aod wa^ im- 

<(uaint yon, that ahout two :ti ihf; afternoon nicdjatcly icpuifed; another palfed near 

oif the 4tl», tlie enemy ?/t:»cV.^d (ur poij at Gh<nt, .nml, after maintAiniog iifdf for a 

Metereii, about a mile in h\-fu, were hr.lf fboit timc« was checked; a third pa0ed 

of the 33d regiment, with a picquet of neur Nimtgucn^ and, in conjuDubon with 

eighty cavil. y, and tun curricle guns, two or thiec cuhunus who eroded between 

wcrepoflcd; t«ielr nunr.>cr and difpcfirioii Ihiel and Fei'ewaart, attacked the whole 

to furroond the pjil fojn mad^; it ncceiiUiy of out line o:; that fide. They forced the 

to fall hAQ^ on the other |>::rt of t!ie rcgimer.r, Aulti iana to . bandcNi Heufden^ and retreat 

which was -fapportcu with t\\-o howitzers, acrofs the Lock, and obliged the Uanoveri- 

In ibis movcmer.t they were h^rd priiTeJ ans, with general Coates*s brigade, and 

by a I'Tge body of thecnerny's UjiTars, that fome AuClrians, to f.Ol har.k upon Lent^ 

galloped aloug the road wit' i great vivacity, which, upon ilie arrival, tiK;y found occvh 

The troops having bvforeh:\n.) betn in an pied by the enemy, and in confequenco 

alert fitua'ion, tlie village of Gehlermenfcn retrcatr-i! acrols the Lingen, where tbey 

viAs foon covered by the 42 I mid ^Sih; the maintaiiitd t!Mrir groimd behind that river 

33d took its pbce m the. ! ne t^f defence; nuar Tlit ; which pohtion they ftiU occu- 

andtheoihrr troops were in i^-iervcon the pied at ihe dufe of i\m d.fy. Licut-gen* 

oppoiive ryke of the Lngen, the rirer be- Aberciomhie, who was marching upMi 

ing completely frozen, and palui>!v evciy Echleld to difloi'getlie enemy from that poft» 

where. The enemy flill perfcvcriu)?; in up«in ilieir makmg thefe attacks upon hii 

their attack, advanced on tlie village h-uli left and rear, immediately halted; and, 

iu front and in flank ; but after a great deal fi:^ding bijth the Hanoverians and AufUiuis 

of mufqnetry filing for above an hour, forced on Uie fianks and rear, retieaM^ 

were every where r^pulfed by the i^e^.di- acrofs tlie Leek, and now occupies Ch0 

nefs of the troop5, and retired upon Mete- lieights near Rhenen. 1 luve the honour 10 

rco, through wocdy and enclofed. ground, iiiclofe tlie repoits whicli I have received 

Every pi aii'e i& due to the Infantry that was from_ Generals David Dundas aod Lord 

engaged, and, by the paiiicular firm and Cathcart, of the affair on the 8Ui# together 

cjol behaviour of the advanced companies with Uie reiuni of the killed ard wounded, 

of the 78ch, the progrcfs of tHe enemy's Sir, I have tlie lionour to acquaint ymi 

cava'.ry wa' 6i(l checked. I h:ive the ho- that, in conXequence of a diredtton from 

nourtoiiKlofea li(\ ofthc ki !::«. and wound- lieut.-gcn. Abercrombie, and as a p^rt 

ed 00 this uccafton, and remain, Str, &c. ot t!ie general i'ntendrd forward movement 

DAVir> DuNPA>. indicated to rafr, 1 ordered the X7tb and 

Kjikdyivwndid, andntiffinzy rJtU tiv,p^ uttdcr X 4th regiments to mirch f^om Audenburg 

tie iwrmimJ of Maj:i-got. hunda^^ at Gel- early in the morning of the 8th, antl emlea- 

dcnaJjtny y^n 5. vour to repoffefs Thiel, whi.h was then in 

Artillery, n rank ard do wounde^l ; z ih« h:uld^ of ihe e^emy. On the arrival of 

rank and file, 8 ho:les, miAUig. — nth thclc two leglinetitik at Bueren> Lieut.- coL 

light dr.igoons, i rank ::nd t.l-, i ho^fc, Hu'.'er found ;.ll our advanced poiis fallen 

killed; 6 rank and filrs, i hori«', woun.led; bade, aini the enemy iu a confiderable body 

I Iiorfe mifTing. — 33d fo-.t, i rank and file m:< on B^'eten. . He immediately took 

killed; X cr.ptain, 6 ra; k and file, wound- poiUnioH of the town and cafl-e, nnd waited 

ed ; X fe!Jeai)t, 4 rank and tilr, n.ilTing. liic ..rriV^il of the head of the troof^ under 

— -42.d fiot, I rank and hie killed ; 1 fvib;l- myccmm. nd, who I iad replied the Rhine, 

tern, 7 rank and file, wounded. — 78111 fo-rf, a;.d were on their march to arrive at the 

I captain, 24 ra.ik and fzle, wounded.— rentitzvous of Buertn. Our out-poilSy 

Total. 3 r.-nk a:ul fi!?, i horft.*, killed ; i wliichweie «m the road to Geldern^lfen, 

gencr. lofhrc^ , 2 c.:pt3>n«;, i fab^Uern, 54 were nece'.farily fupported, and Major-gen. 

rank and file, i horfe, xvoond-d j i fcrjeant. Lord Cathcart, with the I4ib9 t7th, and 

6 tank and fie, 9hc)i{c, nvfiirig. igih regiments, after an attack of feveral 

Gfjiceri iL'GUTided. hours, drove the enemy oppofed to him (800 

Major- genenl Sir R. Lawrie. — 3 ^d foot, infantry, two fquadruns, and a piece of 

captain W. hUior. — 4id foot, lieutenant cannon) beyond the vilbge of Geldermalfen, 

Colin Lamont. — ySth tout, captain Duncan and there took the piece of cannon. For 

AAunro. the fbrticulars 1 beg leave to refer to lA>rd 

K. B» AUihe oflicers and men in geucral Cathcari's repoit, to whofe able condu^, 


279S-3 Inter cjiing Intillhtnct pom the London Ga/xttcs. 71 

aod to the fteaJhocCi ?n(] C3l!nn*n' of the tei *. r.l of the 2V1I1 in i^kjJ rrtlcr, and witli- 
troops, fo confpiciious tiu litis occ.Uiona we out !e:;vinp; 3 nun, Hiouj^h fiillouedlo llK 
are mi?ch im'ebtei'. Our l«f$ h»» been con- enJl of ?!:c I'n.'ge '.>v ^ri«t n\>rc}icrs. 'I he 
fidejable» a lift of which I induCe* ^Sih < miUI ::U be pl-.ccd lo .is to o^-cr thv 
1 have the buncr.r, &c. paifaue etliti^«'..tily, v. iHium •betiig exiK.i'eJ 
(Signed) D. DusnACi M.Gen. to a \cry Iicnvy liri, which they picfei>t«d 
SiTy Biunti^ JaHMty ^, ^T)^' themfelvis to,' anJ r-.turncd i t tLe uuft U)l- 
On receivifls your commands i^lplcoimoi-. ^tei-hkc n^anner. Thru- fi'e, and th^t of* 
tre the encmfy by ^ liom the Pickets towards tiieir giin<<y .15 .in c le ^red the \ illa^c, nnd 
GeldfTmalfen hsd hcen driven in, and to about fun-i'«t all firing ceafed, and the hri- 
replace a pod onpufue to that place, I took. g.v1e remained in ih*: poi'it.uti unul eleven 
a deiacliment of thirty Hulaos, with the o'clock, when I rtrweived your orders to 
light companies and ade!4chmeni of the manh. Thcfc regimet'ts luv« all been dif- 
syth regimenty and advai^ccdon thod)kr; tingnithcd i:n their g.tiUiu iervic%;, one o£ 
the Hubns charged the advitnceil guard of them on very rec<:nt ucc.ifions ; but I ima* 
tbecoeiryy and purfued them to Bur-^mudfcn^ ginc they nev<:i can h:ivc ihev.n more cheer- 
wbtre tbey Kil'od fome men, and thence fulnef', more d Icinline, or hettrr behaviour^ 
they atfo brought back prifocierF, under th:in nii th^ ptt.i r. f ant fony to a.ld, our 
cover of the infaOMy, which finnked li:^; luf^ ha» bccii confuic-iaole. No officer 
road. Finding that the en'.*my at that time Sightly wuuiiJ ^d c(ulucil hik ptdl ; biit I 
near me did not amount to iiioie th-in S^o joju vv:th every (^f^iccr .ind in lamen* 
men, with fome buflhrr, :tnd one ^^iece of ting the fcvcie vvnundi which ]ieut.-coL 
of cannon, I deiummcd immedi.itcly to ficiier ai.d lifit.>co!. Aiex^iuier Hcpe lavo 
diflodge him, and accordingly brought up received. I am p^iri'cr.l «r1y \i\ 'cbteit to 
the remainder of the 27th regiment, the th..*'.o ofiicerf, .is wt 11 -«•>!(> cohM.cIs Giiimaa 
I4rh rejir.icnti and two field pieces. Tl-.e and Paget, Jo:- th'j mnnt .:r in v. hicli the di- 
14th regiment fomed on the ice on the r^^ions ;;ivtn to ii;e. 71 v. ere exceeded ; and L 
left of the dyke^ and the -ythaLrnfs th-i in- hA\e 10 uKnouin- o tne ircU .ichvc cllil- 
dofureson the rglii, fupiXiried by ilie pic- Unce \\v.f.\\ to n.f i>« my r.'d oe-cjmp Cap* 
quels, by the detacliineiiL of !{'j!ans, and tai.- iCi km;.i', .tiiu iliuuincr < i^l::ers;4Lla.ii- 
af^rwanlfi ^by a (q'.iaJroa of hght di-=^(:o::s. ed Ut mt:. 1 .t.d .1 uf the kulcdi 
The field-pieces were on tht^ dyke, and v.-oiimi^d, ."nU nr..:lr.i2, r.iui hrve the 1k>* 
fte'e with rrert gll»ntry and judt^cmcsnt nour, &c. (M;;ne»') C'a rucAax, »:-o. 
prctciHe'.t from ihc e-wni)'* Tir-til oars by Kii/cJ. \ucuthiri:, umivti^i'.y^ 'J tke tiKpsy u»-^ 
lieut. lilh'ij'gtDn of tl>e 141! •} Vt'l;<) aavano-'J acr tU i.tumuid cf l^iaj.t-t^^H. Luru C»iib^ 
before th;m v\ :• ■• :l:e s^'i n:;..:-ri of i!.-i rcj.i- t*;.'/, y^.i. 3. 

ment. 'Ih'j t; .:r marcli.'d i:j i!ii» older Vu-t^n,, t. i-o?, 

as cxj"?J'-t!oiTfl7 a: poflib'.*, driving the eue- i^'fjfo'.'t; 6 .-iil. ar.d hi. .:;.:-i. ; 1 i.«uL- 

»iy before ti ■'-■«« By [l.o ilcy at rived col. 1 c» ;i;n, j icr;c.u:t, i* r..nk aiiti file 

at Burtm hen, the cf^ciijy : :. 1 y ..\'t^\ il.c w<v.ini:cJ ; 6 j;»k. M\i i..:jii'£ — 27J1 

river, and were cui'.ccled ..t ILU.c rii. lic»), fotit, 2 i:cut 1 .o.t 1 1 ei.i'i^n. 3 :j:.i<. :ui*i 

wh;ncc th^y kept an ii.j.lLi -.' iir--. u{ filv, ki"\.i; 2 1: nletiaiir-cuiiMn:!-. 1 iva »r,- 

mufquL'tr; .".lid giap&'-il:;)'. 7!.«. liiiLrii l.iiC iC i.i 1%. 1..1I li'r; .vi.iuiJcd ; 1 raiiU j: o h.e 

adn-ncci 'V'.ihpiit rr.y I.P.I', a •;' r. - 171I. ic- .r..'.^. — za\\ fv.>i, a l-pc.;;-, 65 i;.i:k 

ginne.)t, S'adually cl).'.i:.',in? ;> TcCiit.-i '•*> .nr,.* : ■;•, w. \\ ..!cii. — Kc; a Aiii'Ui-, , n :.i.ic 

Clw left, a^ it nppio.n.! eii ih«i .Vuii, ai. ..•!!*:« i:i.i Ij.c v^.ii-iueil.--(.1oj ;* I t:n::ii^ 1!u;.iJj*., 

chaired the vil? .^e iitiiti"' '■.: i„«r bc.'.-i.d 1 j.nk ..:i.l hi;? K.::'tl; 2 r.ipk an J r'.a 

Ih'- burned biidgc, and fo.zt * ti^.c cuiiioii, \,_..n' t'.cii; 3 h. Ml''^ c i. — 1' niuc: o' tVs 

while tl:e 14111 re;.- i.v.cnt c- rcrci! it cu ihc ;il!nlr' c, 1 i.r k .imJ lilc Uilitd ; 1 hyj- 

ri^tic. The encrriy retired \\i:h £rta: preci- te:i.p', 2 i.Mik ar.: l:!.-, v.wwncca. — 1 it .1, 

pt lion, but f«xm rff'urnr.i 11. n;a.i\ it- it z i.:i.i«:p. i.-^, j c:;:i ,i), 11 i.w»h and fiic, 

nninberf, .md, notwuhft.-n it- - t» <• li- !u-"; 1 In- :.;:i,n.-(. '^'-i., i nuj)-, i 

pi CCS fri in the opiKjfiic ihoic, nia-.'a icp..j:- i.i [a ■•., 1 li^L -.1. .;=, 3 L'-.u-.ii'.s, 1 1 j : ;:.k 

€.'• attacks ujron the viU.jg*/ in ..h cli the rj- .'..-v.! hlo. \\ mn.cxlj 7 i.j:jk j 'd xn- miiiiiig, 

gmenfb ucrtf p:)ftcd. T!'c fie.-.ily u -linie- 3hjil"c i^-lLii. 

njncet'f li\e trcops mi tl;; 7.'. !;>a ^••e'-, (h-. '?>•?, I ■,*■•. A^^i. da. 

reduced -b^fc iit'.'ii.ks to a »i"' -'t br ti«^, A* irr-'j » »r/ /.jv' '» j»'.. ■■■»*.•■'.■.'-■•...' lA'^/i/.'^i 

The gun t.■l.-•!^, which wiu ,%. vc-y hue ixjWi, A'.'..*«.j, i-icL 11 mi >J'.'i ;r..:i, i-]\\\ ic..% 

braft d^.-pc.indti, Iiv:u!., v.- .i iui»k in lv-i-:,..i-iit Nci'. ..>,*; -tiJi;_;i ivtliy, 

ihcrrer by the ice bre^l: r-^ U'.I. r it. On d:.:o. 

the arrival of the sltth, tSi.-.t 1 .-rtn'.ert intTic- ir'.:tr.ivi, i.ion! ."ia;::-ui 1 t.-liJj la- ,27th 

dlately fm"med on each fid's oi i!.w ♦-.inJi.n.i, rttr. ^fuicc .''-m'.;— hs.:'.c;i:.:-, 0;ll- 

with their field- pieces, and li.e rv'jimciiis nt^r, dit:.).— Ittini'int-i'l ••■«! Hops, 14111 

\T\ the village were ordered lo rcpaf>> the d.i'vu.— Sri. jvk-.ii.tior vViici*, iili . r.'o... 

Linden, and form behind the dyke; ihl; c ipia.u ;\:jy, i.^:aJuio. — .i«.utt: un'. .-laitt, 

mo^imeot was executed wiih tl e grc iiclt 4^u diLio. 

rc^uianty, and thiy pi-llsd '.hisugh the in* //.//r- 

6l SfliU Pottry^ Amticju €nd M^irn^ fir Jknnzxy^ 1755. 

Anom thoufand lovers that ttrt nj 
Yoa boilvBi«y dxHiftf a tradtir fi-wml. 

Honr sroac is the rcfcqnbjiance ! . 
This cagfrty enflaVts thidm a!!, 
"While ore ?1mi^ cati,chat rnthr^tl, 

Oi Iikeuoii Where's ttit fennVioce f 


With eiclier wonlJ the luppy hoy 
A ibte ef fweeteft btils enjtrr. 

How great is the relcniHance ! 
But one is changefnt es the nind, 
The other cnnftant as lhe*» kind, 

Of Ukeocis Where's the feniUance ? 


K ind Nature did to both difpehfe 
A bounteous ftore of wit and feme, 

How greer is the refemblance'l 
The one with mh th is Ihll eliite, 
The other fober andfedate. 

Of likmel* where's the femblince ? 


Explain anin I can with eafe, 

You bothiiaire eqoil pow'r to plenfe, 

How great is the refenblince 1 
One tiiiUs oft in fpurtdve fit. 
The o^er deals in foMd wit,' 

Of Ukeoefs whereas the femb^nce ? 


FItfther to inftance— hy my troth, 
Whene'er yoq fpqak you diarm me bothi 

How great is tlw referaldaiice t 
The one is r»|iid n the wmc', 
T'other more prone to thiuk I And, 

Of lilUneik wb«rv*fc the femblance ? 


To him who dares at'empt her heart, 
Each can convey a deadly fojurt, 

Dow great is the refemblance t 
The one lets tly her arrows keeu, 
Vorbearinc t'other dill is feen, 

OfUkenefs « here's the fembUuce ? 


Life's fleeting ple;>fures ns tliey rife 
Ye feire, and bi»th know how to prize, 

Hnw great is tlie r« femblance ! 
One quaibi tl>e draught with greedy lipf, 
T'flthcr th^ ne£lar gently fipr, 

Of iikenefs whera's iJie fembl^oice ? 


The bflppy pow'r ye both poffcfs 

With jvfy^ unfeign'd yout* fwain^to Mefs, 

' How great is the refemblance i 
Let this to a iitmd fav*riteS arms, 
Ttut to a hulband^ give her chaim^ 

Of likenefs where's the femblance? 


PofTcfs'd of either be-iutejous laf«, 
Sweetly the fleeting hom wnuki pafs 

How great is the refemManoe I 
For one my love would lafl a day, 
NVitli t'other 1 could live for aye. 

Of likenefs where's the femblance ? 

No. XVII. 

OThAtthat old too old Incumbent would 
Sicken an«l dn>p inlohif grave ! or tl«t 
Our Monkifh Foonder had not cin'd his fta- 

'Gamft hoty matrimony. O Cam ! O Cam I 
How wear>, dale, fl^, aud unprofitable, 
Seem all the nfes of a college life \ 
Fie on'r, O fio ! it is a fchool fru- wranglers 
A iki fuM-grownf(iplis,ch<>pp'JIogir ft^inerannSt 
Algebra, cubs root«, thinp dry anJ roid of 

Poflsfs it merely ! That it would amictome ! 
I'wo hundred noW, and may be niaJe ne;ir 

three ; 
So excsllent a living, none to thiS| 
Down in theWeO, wlmfe cuaft the wiodi 

of heaven 
Ne'er vifit rotigldy ; provifions cheap, 
As I rememher—plenty ai pme and fiOi— 
Nay, often venifon— ^hy I ihall live upon 

And my incroafe of appetite will grow 
By what it feeds oo. Shaft €oramo:is in the 

hall! (woman! 

No Rioiv I'll think on't— my feltiiwihip be 
A lovely sprl, who in her we4Ming(boes 
Would my p(X>r fortunes to liie Laud's end 

Like Hehc's felf, all fmiles ; wi*h her to V e.*p 
The term of Ife, hear her difcotirfe, i\\\\Os^ 

reafoner ! 
Sktll'd iu tlie rtirt'iic of her mother-ton|;oe, 
Go through a courSs of ledtures— cuitum 

Study harmonicf, pra^ife cBConomic^ 
Science no more like acidemic arts 
TiiaA gawdaysto a faft * Within a month. 
Ere yet the wits of my led filk-gown'd pupils 
Hod folv'd the problems in ttieir racking 

I'd marry-^and with hnppy fpeed become 
A Regent Matter, and tlien U«ad of Huufe. 
But it is not, nor cannot come to me— 
BrcitkofTmy dream! for 1 muft fiill attend 
Tlie Chapel belt. UAMLaT,i. 2. 

There is no quality 
That tends to hlefs a man but 1 affirm 
It is the woman's part ; be't truth, n(»re it 
The woman's; duty hers; devtnitnefs her${ 
The puirft love, the cbafteft thoughts, hers, 

liers ; 
Sweet temper, gentleneft, content domeftic. 
Wife cooofels, prudence* patience, fortitude. 
All viitues that be nam'd, xu}', that heav'n 

'Why hers, in pait or all, but railier all ; 
And even in age 

They chan^ not, but are charming ftjU. 
One fofc endearment yields bitt to juiofiber 
More gracious ilian betomt tbedanchter feems 
The Dian of that time) fo doch the wife • 
The noopareiiof ihisi and the fcmd- mother 
Deareft of all. I'll write Ibeir praife, defend, 


tili/f Piitry, ^dittiiMtaitd Mcinn^ for Jaiinary, 1795* 



C«ntli9«4bra tb«D i anily for greater proof 
Of aif alVv>^t lotef bow to their wiU. 
Tha very angalt cannot in fact and Toice^ 
BacdtlNRiCMrar. CirMati.iME, ii. 3. 



FT » the fportavo hour Iball clifrm 
U'kh gayeft wit, with fancy warm. 
And oft askecndiftreb (h^U throw 
The ihtck'oiDg mift of moral woe 
AcnKr ray p«h \ jH ftill will I 
Viom-pleafivenr imm mW'ry fly 
To wiieic, ocuidft tlie Ihady grove, 
R<ies Che cot of her i love. 

Oft-whea i>ighc*s darkeft flxadcws fjll. 
Add ghofti ih« timid mind appall ; 
If refliefsoo my couch 1 lie, 
Repofe my floi-plefs moment fly i 
Still fliall a mild beoigoant glow 
Of |»ie,ifure o*cr my fenfes flow, 
Torliink that in tha ihady grov^, 
S««eot floeps the beaUteoni aaaid I love* 

Oft a* the fotiod of Jocund horo 
T«) echo tdlk th* approach of m6m ; 
( ) ft iiS to wakeful Ubuur'a €dr » 
Retuacs the note of chaantideer ; 
If o'er tremandouc mooDiains lejds 
My waad'ring path, on daifiad mendf, 
Siill chears ray path, where'er 1 rove. 
The image of the maid I love. 

Through the lone thicket as I ^9 
Where tlw pale primrofe loves to blow ; 
Ur as ihe verdant bank I tread, 
With purple perfnm'd violets fpread ; 
Still in my rapiur*d mind I trace 
Her nitideft unafluming grace, 
Tlius tJows amid tlie (hady grove, 
Unfecn, the beauteous maid I luvr. 

Oft when tlie bufy cares of life 
Around me ilorm in endleft ftiife, 
Where feuds and jealouiies turroeat, 
iletraction, envy, difcontcnti 
^ai- from the mad<liag group I fly, 
ReAa^ion paints the cottage nigh, 
Wtiere, deep embofom'd in the ^rovej. 
Refidet the beautecus maid I love. 
Not to the wearied pilgrim's eyes 
Fair Mecca's gilded tow'rs arife 
In brighter profped o*er the plain^ 
Where fultry fandy defnrts reign, 
Tlan beats my throbbing bbfom high 
When firft enraptur*d I defcry, 
Thf ough the fequeflerM (hady grovei 
The bumble cot of her t love. 
T4ie joyb which vicioiis fcenes beflow 
Do more my truant heart ihall know } 
The Wild'nng pat*i o* guilt again 
Mo mora ftiaii leave its cnsiibn lUini 
for lo 1 thebeauieoiift maid I prize, 
M'xth heaving bfeaH, with dowocalit eyet^ 
Cenicntfl am^d the ih^y grove 
l'« ihoia iht: joys of wedded loTa* . i 


WHEN the mora, wkh rofy^igMV 
Batlmeach flow'cec'sdraoplng bMi 
While the be^m^ of daylight knger 

Each upon his Ciffron bed I . 
When the fon, the heav'ns o'erflolhii^ 

Leaves his portaPs' pearly fold, 
WavM his locks with amber bluibiagy 
Waves his pinions clad in gold 1 

Than, fweet Miiiflrel of the mdmins^ 

Ope thine eyelids to'tjie'iIaH'n ; 
Earth and all her pteafures {coriiini>. 

E'en thy pillow on the Lwn ; 
Then on rutCet pinion failing 

Tiirougl) tlie golden vaiik on higl;^ 
Rifcll xIkiu, melodious hailing 

'ilie flrd blufhes of the Iky. 

Oh ! could I with equal pleafure 

Spurn the grov^bg crowds of earth. 
Spurn Che pomp thatgitds'their tretftire^ 

Spurn the licence of their mirth! 
Ere athwart the airy ocean 

Floats the meming's early beam, 
Conld I wake to fweet devotion. 

Could the Saviour be my theme ! 

^. 'XtM. 14* 


HAIL Mcacoay ! whofe raagle ^owar 
Can gild the preient gloomy liour 
With the gay coloun of the pad. 
Can fmooth the wrinkleJ brow of age^ 
The pangs of ah:'ence can affiiage, 

And bid Love's fleeting pleafuinifs laiU 

At dawn of life's tempeftuous day, 
Ere Reafon i^em afliim'd the fway. 

Or Pjflion's mingled Harm arofe, 
TIuiu deign'dft befbre my infant eyes 
(Nur knew tliey yet the boon to prize) 

Thy golden treafures to difd jfe. 

Bur, ah 1 too ibon I faw thee frown, 
Wlien mj^iood firll in.tiiickerdowii 

Thy vof ry*s riper clieek arrayM 5 
And now, alas.l my thoughts explaae. 
With vain porfuit, thy varied (lore, 

To their keen fnrch 00 mora ^pVqr'd. 


Kor longer Fancy's powers avail 1 
See all her fairy (Iruetaret ffajl, 

Form'd ot ideas cuU'd Hy thee } 
.Paa Ai t the fta^Ty palace budd, 
11 bduiitoom KaCure ceafe to yield 

The naarbla Vein and fturd/ tree ? 

Withom thee, mute the vocal lyre | 
Though touch'd by Phosbuk' ballowM fira| 

Silent the tuneful poet's tongue { 
On thae' the Jsrave fo^ fame rely, 
Unfung witb'tUChee patriots die, 

Aad godiike bero«i*Maed u&fUn^ 

64 5^^^ P«#/rjr, Anhent and M^iitn^ for January, 179 J. 



LAIDis ths n«ble Leflie in tbii fTMr, 
Hooonr'd, latnenttiy by the jpod and 

Ka angry p«iBoa e*er difturbM his loul, 
Ttii tender parent Ibone in hit control { ' 
tov'd and refpofted by his Caithftd hamly 
For (be miUI words (bli mix'd with luk com- 

In fields of danger Heady and ferene» 
Heview'd withforrow tlie etifAi^guin'd fcene % 
Grieving that fieUow-ftlbie^ fluniKI prefer 
To profperous eate and | eace a caufeleft war. 
To pardon ready* and to pui\ilb flow, 
He wilh'd the f«»ord to fpare the rcf>el fee, 
From whom hif l<nre of mercy u rcl^ c J praif e, 
Which crown'd his v:<lonr w*th the hrightelt 
His body now retum'd to parent du(^, [ rays. 
UisfoulafliiniblDewith the good aiid juit. 

Tp thi Mimory ^ Mr, JoMif EotaTON^ 
BockfeUtr, Bj H. LsMoiMif. 


FAREWEL delufive pimmifes of health. 
Too much tliy blaiidiflxmef^s v^e ^ily 
Farewel to all fair promlfes of health. 
Of bloffoms that engem ^id cruu n the 


For Itfl Death haunts thro* ev'ry clafs of »'fc, 


But here f irgiye the verfe iho' trite it flriw% 
He me ms iiot to upbraid^ but blame iho 

Whofe fuhterftiges lame and meanly ftvews 
HelOk not ap to Chara^n^sfmrflaM, 

And, here to fioUh wittKUit flattery's guilr» 
Let IIS Orive imtate his ways, 

Sa (hall fair Peace heftow Iter lafting fmils, 
And Hope OiJi wing to joy our lateft 

%r Miss Locks. 

OW bright the purple tints of eh^arfJil 
morn I [flmig! 

Around what ▼ariotr; fweets has Nature 
Enjoy thebeaittirs which the yrar adorn, 
Eiijoy them now, ye Ixppy and ye young: 

Fi»r, Sfiring returns, to youth alone returns 
Willi ie<H>v4ttd chaim^ for ever gay $ 

Mdtnier Age with fond arttdion mmm^s 
Her lov*d companions Anking to decay : 

Yet may the calmneft of the Evening's clofc* 
When ic:«rce)y deals a murmur on tlie ettv. 

Invite and fonththe Mou nerto reix^fe, 
•Who fniitlefs bends o'er Friendlhi(>s hal- 
lowed bier. 


Cummiffiun'd from that Fow'r who re gns O jftcuml Youth, Life's gayaft fport be ttiine, 
fupremcy Her teude:^ ^luHights, her ferious (ccbet be 

Who fees with equal eye th' unequal (bSfe, 
Main(a'n'd by folly in this moii«*l liream 


Bnt, if departed merit claim a tear— 
If e'er th* irgenuous virtues of the mind 

Endow'd with ev'ry quality to hear 




ARK how the Wild winds of the Wo- 
ler ro »r. 
While Night bq^ins her fuUtarv reign t 

The florms that urge on life's ULCertain How fearfully the billows l.ilh the ihore, 

wind I Whiic tenfold U;MlUK(k Ci>teads acro.s Uve 

rv. mail). 

Be ftiU cojdd daim wiih gen'rous «»ols to ^rifc, O Moon, fair Emprefs of the fltv, 
"**** ll'uroira'e aru franqn>llrze the fcene i 

A portion of life's hon(«rs in her pi ime, 
Abd| when to sJleriate diflrrfs-, wonid fpare 
To cheer up Peirary's ferelreft time. 

A firiend to learning/ and m ith Juiowle^^ge 
His wonh enroi'd wt cannot doem as left i 
Exnmples fair to maa has always taugbt> 
That thofe withdrawn are gooei to )i¥ing 

\ vr. 

Hear this, ye tribe who rubria out the ynSi \ 
Aud think how f(^w like him defd^e a 

'Mofigft whom I fear the lofty domey or ftall. 
Can't furuiih to the world fb fair a fame. 


Yet why (hotdd I recriminate on yoa» 
Who» like the Aidwife bringing life t6 

Vave |»aid to genius all ttiat merits due, 
Ami lira to reditude Id puu^ual right. 

lo thee O.all furroiv lift her languid eye, 
Her mifery f.ftcn*d, and her muul feiene. 

Dark like the wintry florm is Ione!y Age, 
Bf fo- e him cnmfortKfr the profpcdt lief, 

Bat let meek Pirty di'piNy her page, 
The davinof Hope iMl h^f en maiife, 

And'ehafethe dreary gloom; nhile calm 

• and even [Heaven. 

Tltd af^iring fpir't wings her flgtit to 

On tU Dtafh ^0 Laity* Catmry Bird. 
T¥T HITHER, fonu bird, thy quick ra* 

From GtHieit*i knMl prottairg hand f 
: Think'ailKitt uf bLr« is fix'd the ie4 
In Cam'd Canary's hap{iy bnd } 

Ah f no In rain In purer air 

Thiiu hop?* of Mif: the fe it to find. 

In leaving Gilhert's folt*tfng care, 
TIkii'A left a Paiadi(is beliind. 

t 6s 1 


fO^imd fnm VfU, LXIV. f. \ i .;6.) 
iUtffciV} ARRERE aiinounpM UuK Chc 
30. O CommutM of Puhlic Safety was 
fnfa|;eain the purificatioa of tUe cuiiiluuted 
authorities. Cu&Ko Gsceau, \\t noia i\ate<l, 
had juft rcceiveU the appoinvment of Natio- 
nal Afcnt of Parity in the ftoad of Lullieri 
who had been put ondcr arreft. In die 
M^cipalitTi CtiaqrpeUe, Hehert, and Re- 
al h:id been fuoceeJed by citizeos Faxon, 
Moiuoey and Lufcio. Tlie ONnmiaee had 
apprehttidod four members of the Police, 
who h<id been formeiiy iHtftitans of the 
Girondtib, and bad def rived ieveral oUiers 
of their font^ioos, repla::inc tl>em by meni* 
b^rs uf the Co-iinnunea diftinguiihsd by ilicir 
attaclin^ent lotlie Nationjai Reprsfemasioiu 
Barrere concluded by ohfervios, that Uie 
Committee of the fe6)iun of M vat, denoua- 
eed by the i>ublic voice, lud been in the 
Cime way regenerated. 

Barrm next cooiidercd the a^ual ftat^ 
of Paris} aod obfnrvedi that it n<.ver con- 
tained fo mjuiy mifcreanis and trait(>rs as 
at pre&nt. All the villains of Eoruiic fecm- 
ed to have made it their rendez/ous; hut 
tl^ were every where witched : add never 
did the intttbitsnis of that city, the m^icher 
snd guardian of liberty, (hew thamfelves 
more dovuced to (he Nati<Nial Repre(ent:i- 
tkjcif and more inimical to traitors. Soon 
would it be impoifible for any enemy of 
liberty to remain there with impunity ; and 
the very air of Paris would be fatally infec- 
tioos to all the fupporten of tyrants. The 
Revolutionary Tribunal co'itiiiued to (it «ui 
the accomplices of the confpiiacy, ami 
wi'uUS in a few days f^^nd fevcr.d new 
CI imioals to the fcattoKi. 

Thi) confpiracy, refumed Barrere, wai 
cnnneded wtth religious diilurhaiicei; to 
eX4:ite wli'ich, an efh>rt was made to deAruy 
evbry moral principle , and ro inculcue 
azlMgfttcal doAriocs, thntugh tlx-* ex:iava- 
g.uit en'erprizes of CIikhs, Chnumette, 
Hebert, liC. againll the liberty ot worihip. 
The Coni'i>itte-^ is employed in ;<n txieniue 
plan of rrs^neraiior, tlie refnit of . which 
will be ai on^e to baniih immobility and 
prejudices^ fujKrAition and atltcifm ; and 
to fiouud tlte Kepiblic on sokI piniciples 
and mwr^kl^. 

Ths rep<irt of B«rp?rc*s was'f*>H<)'.vff;! hy 
a decree, approving of ilie meafuie^ of the 

y.itch 31. I^cgCTitlrc — " Four of our 
Colle»^u£S were artette>t latt nighi hy o tier 
of yoor Coinmittte*. — I he ceicbi^'cd Uau- 
tiMi IS uitf of ilf;;m; Tkiiow not ttur n:i.iiu» 
«jf :l»ft other threes If they arc guiliy, I 
will he the fir(l to call for their pumlhiiMnt: 
but you ought to hear them. 1 :im ptue, 
a'd I btlic've D;tnton to be a<; pure as invfclf. 

H? was intenupieJ by noifc — \ m^nibji- 
OaM7. Mac. ^unuaty^ 17^5. 

called to the Pmndent to keep order. Tb« 
PiefidcfU faidf lie would not fuffer freedom 
of fpeech th bs mfringed ; tluU this daf 
would be glo- ioiv to liberty { and that tlit 
people and p<i(lerity (hould judge, the Ro* 
preientativcs of the people. 

Legcodre refuincd. He feared that irrU 
v^te animoflties were going to .crinc« men 
who had rende«ed gieat fervic^ to the Re- 
volution. He fimkeof his own Gonne£tio:is 
with Danton; of wliat ]>an&M« lad ^\n i« 
i79Sa when Minitler of Jullice; and con* 
eluded with moving, thai the deputies arref** 
ted U(l night Ihsnild be heard at the bar. 
This motion was received with fome ap« 

Fayan tliooght there ought to be no cxcep* 
tion to general rules; and that tlw bw« 
ought to be the fame for Danton as to other 
peifons. Men were to be tried by th« 
whole of their cooduA, not by their pniduft 
at p.irticubr periods. The Committees 
were bound to report the caqfes of anvit 
wirliin twemy*Cour hours, aul therefore h# 
movetl thst tlie parties arrefted (houU nug, 
be heard. 

Rohefpicrrc— " From thefe dUhM^ancef. 
for a long lime unknown in this nfle.nMyy 
it is evident that a grand intereft (s in queV- 
tiou, — viz Wiietlier certain men (iSall ho 
nuu-e powerful tian their country? Wlif 
elfe is ths motion, which was reJ{:Ae«l 
when made by Danton in fa *our of Chahc^i 
and Bazire, now applauded by fome indivi- 
duals } I repent it, th: queflion is, Whether 
or notcerttin ambitious men (hall be llrooger 
than Uberty ? What then ! (hall we have 
made fo mvny f;ia-ihctf^| only to fall under 
the yoke of Intiiguei-sr Little do I regard 
the eulogies which people bellow on thera- 
felvcs and theii* friends. No moiv du wo 
aOc what a man lias done at tiiis o: tiiat pe* 
ritxl; we a(k what has been his condud^ the whole of hi& (lolitical career. 
Legendre preienUs n<it to know the name^ 
of the Deputies arrcded. Knows he not 
tliai Lacro:x, his friend, is of tlie number > 
He attiecb ign.irunce, becmfe he knowf 
that he caontit pro.i<Mince the lume of La- 
croix, bu< with (hah'^e He choofes ratlier 
to fi)cak of I) luo.i, me in:im.«t- friend «»f 
Larroix,'e the n:»iiie of Daniim is lefs 
otfTnfi'e. Wc: Ih.dl now fee wl^e'lier or 
ni»l tl»e Ctnivcr.tion cju lueik iu piects zi\ 
iu«»l. Ouiiil por all thai is Ta'd (»f I):uiton 
lis faid of Bitiro', Hebert, and Chabot ? 
Tliey werf, .1 Britain ikt.ik's, thedcfcuderf 
of li'ciiy. \VI y then ihouM Danton be 
nUowf.l 3 privilege wl.ivh w.'.i ilcniod to hi? 
c«»mp«iiiioo i.'hic CC Hp'aotiAc ? Attenrpts 
«ic made to nhnn y. i- 00 the abufe 0/ jmav- 
er. What t;:«ve you d«»ne'Ahich yc u have 
iu)t d«»nt: hvff'y. whicli h.ij not contiihutc»l 
to tx falvuti 11 of ycur couu ry, which 1j;.s 



Proeetdings of the National C^nvintion In France, 


noi drnun down opon yon the M'jfTin^ of 
the pcDfle? 1c is fon-cd (hit int!iviUua!s 
may be facrificed. D<) you chon diltiud 
that juilice whicli canfticiires :1i* jn.'ople's 
hope ? I declare that whoftxjvtr tremble*;; 

tviray by the weight of the ice floating down 
the river. 

OJnabrugf Jan, 7. "On "the morni'ir of 
the 3cUi ut. the Princefs of Wales, acco n- 
panied by the Dutchctf^ her mother, aud 

at this crifis is guihy. Mc too have th<ry aitehded by m imuienf^ rertr.iie, left Bninfr 

tried to intimiJ;<ie. The fneiids of Dantuii 
hive written, that, if DauttJi Se ovtrthrowi , 
J mud pei i(h under tJie Uroke uf the arif" 
tocrats. They have imagint d th.u conneq- 
tions might •- 'uce mc to divert the conrfe 
of jiirticr. What fi^nififd to roe dangers 
that m;«y tl'rc.iten } My 1 fe is my country's, 
my heart ys free from rcpi o ich, ,ivA a'^ove 
all fear. I was alfo t!ie friv-nJ i>f Petiun, 

wicky amidft \\\t tears— the ardunri'tiion" of 
the popu!ace. On o ir arrival ar'nea i, th« 
Dutchefs was t.ikrn iil» bit loon rec-tvered 
fa as to be able to proceed to the iial ce of 
Hell njhoufLn, near Hanover, where tneir 
Ro-al Highncffes dined, i)-/ eafy 'tages 
wi! reached this place on the 3d, ad were 
fiere mtx. by a mclfanger f om L<ird bt. 
Helens, anaouiicinn the return of Coinraor 

of Roland, of BiilTntt they betrayed tl.eir dore Payne's fqnadron to Engl md, and the 
country, and 1 declared ngainfl them. 

Danton willies to take their place ; D.uilon, 
in my eyes^ is only tlie eneiuy of his coun- 
try. The guilty are not fo nugi^rous as they 
would have us believe. The mort cnminal 
are thofe who would riiftf up iools and 
domineerers. To propofe a coiufe with 
fome members., rot allowed in behalf of 
other?, is an infuU to librriy. The caufe 
of the guilty can He pl.-'dcd only by il.cir 
accomplic;:s. 1 move the previous quellien 
on Legendre*s motioii." j 

Barrcie repixtinicd i!ic ncceflTity of ha 

danger of entering H)ll md d.a-ing the prc- 
fcnt critical epoch. Tlie hi(hop*s p.ilac? has 
been fitted up for tlie rccfption of the Royal 
Vifitor;:, and it is luppol'ed they .will refide 
here for fome time. Flje regency of Hano* 
ver arc expeAed to invite them to Hanover^ 
where they might, perhaps, be better accom« 
m)datcd ; but it is not probable that the 
inviiaiion w:!l be accepted, " Tlie Dutchefs 
i-? recovered. It is rep«irt.-d that the Prin- 
ce U is to embark at Embden, where the 
fquaJron is iliortly ex|>c6ted; fliould ilie' 
ttijiv prevail, and the Elbe beciime naviga- 

▼ing only one mcafurc for the puaifti /nent b'e, Stad: would b? ih." [.he: j At all events 

of traitots If the depurir:!. ;:rrsftc.l weic to 
be heard at the bar, th s Cunveniioti wuiiKl 
be only an Arinuciat fenate. !u:cli vciCa- 
ithty of principle tvo'ild be a ^xctX cei;'ru:c 
of^Mth^ir farmc'* proccodin^j- The pi c- 
viuiu <pieAicn wa^ cairie^'. 

6t. Juil, in thenanic- i.r fhc Com«ni»r<c3 
of Public and general f^.f-ty, reporicd i n .\\\ 
the confpiracies thai h .vj fuCwCiTv/cly atjln- 
tcd the republic, r.nJ a '. h:*.! U-v tli-^ir nbj-Jl 
10 rettorc loyalty and .•'.anilii'.ale Ihirty," and 
propofcd the fv^llowmg decree : - *' 1 !'s Oni- 
vention decrees accu:at!ou Canp?!'-^- 
DcTmoulins, Htrault Sfc»^.-»1<'«, D^iHi.n, 
Phillippeaux, and Lncioixot Euie amt L. ire, 
charged with liavii:g i)ecn iiccimiidiic-. of 
Dvimouricr, d'Orlcini., aiid Fiibic d'Erl.n- 
t\\\r^ and witli having Inxn Ciy:cciiiL"u in tlij 
crinfpiracy f»r re eflabl filing m».r..irc!iy, 
and * dilinlving t*^c nat'onul r?prcfcnt. ti'^:'. 

we hope to fee London veiy early in F** 

b»» » 

ruaiy. * 

The pcafah!r\' in iVorit>«y and Jutland vt^ 

byiii iSxtl cf Llic Kin^ of Denmark, to be 

c:r:;\:!y emanciiuteJ in the firrt year of the. 

I ./h cental y. 

Amkhican News. 
Ex:i j:^ cTa l-ucr fiom a ProfefTor In the 

UiMVirNtyif Cambudge. in New Eng« 

1 u '•, to Ills Vi iend n LonJon. 

<M'i (•'.lu'iy ih 11 enjoys peace, plenty, 
and a ' i i . lu proipec^t. We have been fear- 
f'.l l.-i iIm: l'""i\ijoh (hould draw us i:)to 
troiihic. VVnihinpton, however, f«»on let 
thsni know by procl im.ition, that we in- 
tended to pref»:iv<! tlie ftrii'lcft neain-lity. 
Tl.o Trench i ..u:e was popular here befrjre 
th-.;- n urd':red 'tic mild Louis XVl. The 
d- fJ \\ univerfally execrated. His death, 

They (hall be tried altr.ig Wh I a-^rc li'i;;,- i-nd iljeathcillctl Icnimtnts uttered and ap 
laiiiino.*' — The Convcut-.^n rtlorr^d mi- v.^.- pUudcd in th:i C-.^nvenlion, have loft then 
crt;e unanimouiiy. ,' i& he ^'j-uinutd.) 

r.-^REic;* N1.V.S. 
A^nh'im^ Dre. 12. bo f.r»at has been tlie 
clhueuce of ic? f) day oj^ r'.i- K'ii'ft, loo:- 
ir.iojdinai) vvcr«: the fr- /en IflcN il.a: !l. uU'd 
dwwn it, tl'.r. tt;c t.UK'lt ; ia .-Aiuli-.-.m 
was nft^Miiihfd at the njvc.:y« ^"^^e ■^^' 
year 1757 f^ fercro a iroiX l»as not hc^a 
fell; then the Kl\ine and the VVaal t'uizc 
alnv.)ll at the l..:ne i-mc;; f«", the coiigcla- 
lion of hcth branches w?s pcrfv^ in the 
fnacc of 2 4. hours, and heavy c«ni.oTi w.'ie Am' 

bioj'-h: over ca«;h innnnji thu> cf li mi in youi kingd^.-n. They v/ifti for an 
flnvlc.l (aid, :ilhcs, ai..i I'lv.duft. Lait equjl and lalluig alliance with you, and now 
ni'li' ine bii^iii-onihe Rliiau v,'-s ii ttic time for it." 
* * INTEL- 


tlic c:V::cm aud tiood wiihesof all tliecom- 
niun.'.ly «f North Amc.ica. Thofe of a 
I'll* her «>rder, have Ion j; thought that their 
cxcavagant notions of liberty ;md equality 
would i uin them. I dare fay, mofl people 
j:i bilieve t!iat Paine's writings are 
h jhly :'pp!:"ud'.\l ami ng ws, but they are 
miftaken — we know I etrer in this country. 
We know that the dootrmi; of equality can 
hardly *h: defended ni theoiy j we know it is 
not analoi^ousto our notions of any thing in 
htUiVcn abave, or m car:h benea;h. The 
Americansarc far fiom wifhing a ci^nvul- 

r 67 J 


ftirfi-GmirJi, Jm. S, By di'paJchn re- tmirin, fiom fieknefe -Hid wint of water, 

CTi»ed 'mm Gen. WilmoJaii and lieiKoiant. oU ged ms to r«Ek the flrft port i and on 

■Biierai Hircnirt, dated Anih.-im, Dec. n, Ilia I'.tlmf Mjy I anclioted whk tiii M»je(- 

1794, itippBtn, thit onth«i7thlheene. ty's Ih [x ,u M::'iJ, i.p.e of l:-,e SeeSielle 

IBT, ciii!i(liii|;of ihiiut i6,;Mnioii, mJile ill.nJi. Findiii; Ihe Frencli luJ formed • 

I fucceft'iil :tttulc on Lh: B^nniicl Wjert, Ircilenicnt. wid n'> refreibiri'^n'.s Co be pio- 

and the f-rt S; Andre, frim iv'iicli (I's cmeJ, I fu-nmoi.ud ilic |ilaca tn fiineiid«r, 

Dutcli (tut..-.- u-ere oHSgol m MfBJt In Ilia .tiid feiu Lieui. Ooate. wiili Lieut. M»- 

liiiei heiw'cn Gnrcum an.! Gnlanlrrs, tl!0»-» und a pare of mirines, and took 

which they now nCeup; i and Ihjt the cne- pollclliun of it the neKt day fi<T hi! Briun* 

my 00 ih! r»ine evmiiig eroiled the WmI, nie Majefly. Km tlj-ikins it offuSicienC 

ind tank iMritiiin lU Thuil, Wi:tUreii and c«nrc<j<ieiicsTo l.ave anf fm i;e, I quilled 111* 

WaiienhTij;. ' pl^e, In.-irr Lilien t'le f«p jMiein fl'J and 

Admi'^i^ Offia. fun. J. Ewni9 of a letter all t'le .mi:;t.ii-y s:„l nayjl ftortt. slfo lh» 

thij .'-f re«Bivi)d from Csplain New- brig L« 01ive:e, leavmslheunplenunUaf 

come, nf lii* M.iiei*7'j flip [he Ottdieu', agrjcidturB, fin buiUin£ hoiife, Icc. forUi* 

M Mr. S:eNiciUi Seeretiry t.i (hd Admi- uto ufilie poor inlialii^ml", From ilie veiy 

rally, dated Madraft road, July 15, 1794. ficklr ft.ituof the French jH-if -11 jri, and al- 

" On the Jill of M.iy Captiiii Olbumr, nf nolt .1 cuna'rur of iheir Jyin;; if enfaailced 

Die Cccorion, nude the figr-al r>r a ftil, and 

t<i proceeds Ms'lrxi I »ai uuluced, fram 

CapCVin Pakenha-n, of (Iw Hcr^.tnca, fir 

' modt'nul' h-inu,.>7, to leave W.ind fsrena 

beini tn^; Round Iltmd t.G.rinG Sou'h- 

aK\ixrt inJ men, hivin; WTillcn to Mr. 

rteft by Waft, 6 or 7 lejRiie.. 1 b-w 

H:U.irtie, eu.'smor>ir<lu: IQe of Frjuee, la tlie flraiit* (aib r -n. I'oivn f.i ne r to xa 

r:-.|a-.':t lie wujtd rsta^la the TjjnB n.imber 

li;.I »e cuulJ Ii)-up fir Ihtm i I Ihcii 

of oir fr:f. iirr, i'nd of lite fame ruk, a« 

m..!e th- fijial 1 1 chice ! at fa-iy-fivr mi- 

Chof-. I Iwett al Mahe; .ibmit ijj mnre 

nures p.ift eleven I f.-* iWiir rnnii;'i t ■ fiffl 

<1i.f<niiJ. 1 giit iiii'> i-ie B-wiii!. I'he iBth 

» Diol H Ihe ftiip : at riF:o-fivj m .11 e. p.ilt 

I midathr R.tiftjiiteHiisn-! !.. thace, and 

elsveii 1 brought him in a^.u'i, and, li>- n 

Ihe hrrHis' I ;!i ;!ie IJ.iix An '.■- <i , from Mu- 

liille ifter twelv, I 31 -I'^s upo 1 hie 

f4.nhiiia«, l,ia,led «-iih ^'.% (1;i/ls. The ift 

fliiboid qoailer, wht'« vc if-jv, tl'lfive 

of l.iiit 1 f <.lrj w.^t. Is :.f..>({y>! nli•<^ a<<i] 

Bi™w,,.ft™e, ft. ve,,.hicl:.-,t.ui^-. 

pr.i..s, ciJo.. Ui rjLl) aiLliorttJ at Ma- 

«re eip-flid (. he «i.b,:jr,l, ..-;.: at lh:t 

ti'jnelho ineniy ft:'.!;; !lie t;-.n:!i;i.;ii .mJ 

Hdift;;0.■!:;^n■.■.; CT'e mi'e: s'ri-n, n J ra 

Hv!t^G-..r.i,, J.,„ i«. Copi.^? and Elf 

I,«a:prcf«of nil, cmiii-iip. S^- p-^v.; 

iiafi. r,( du'pilmes recei.ea ffo-n Ceil. 

M he a Fitncii fn; .te, r.iioJ L.i i^i.,vi ly- 

tr.^uin, o( 34 pint, .ir.l f-.i-m^:'/. il.^ I'l 1^. 

R..vr.! H,g'n.ri liu o( V-irk.anJ 

cth Royal iiaft li.JUn.-.i, titled a::: :,: ti.g 

f ..iifmiuol hy h s H.iyiil lUs'inefj to Uia 

ine cl !, r.-Uli t*en;y-rix ti-JiUBB- 

RVilHm. H. n.i'/M. 

pnun>l:r<, tWJ t::ne p'i,.:i.';rs, and fix fnir- 

Sir, ll.Ui\..-ien, .■i,-,l,im. Jtn. i. 

p!KiaJer<, h-.-i^ig ^'it.inJ und rin«e 

'■ 1 hava ih- li. .™i- I" lay h^fuie yoOT 

nen in.'ioanl. 1 onni.t {jy too n.ii.h in 

Rovnl Migliiiek ih - lepu. i vf ci^ liiccefi of 

pr.iifenf 1*10 'Heid). emil, and ^IM.'!. ui'17 

' t'leitLtck, mi'ie ouilid cemvimthe jrlh 
utt. l> •-.laj'ir i^ni. D^viJ Udiid..!. The 

du!i of t-he o(fi:e:s, fxamrn, aid m-rjiuF, 

of Jili Mr'jeRy's ih'.p 0:^'-eii<. O'lr lofs it cn'r.) d-fi.iiei Hr 'l:;' cxpetli'.imi conlillcd 

ver-. 'iitmifiileTa-l-, coifiiern; 111, fiipe<»ir «ii ica bi'litli"n5 <.f ^-..i-.lh iiihnlry, under 

force of Ihe ens my- Mr. S-iig;ia>M, mid- m.ij-iV-geK. kirl C.v'-utrt, ■nly'ir-:en. Qof 

llup.[...n, kilUJ; Mr. S(.i.>f, mv..-, b..dly dun, atJ l.eii..-o'. M'tCemi-:; iiv l.|un- 

wCRi.-.Jed in t>te l:f:hnHl; andel|;li' fL-:.nieH diiiK '<f liglilc:>i:i!i';', and \yj lii^ti'ir, iiiv- 

flighily. The enemT*) tofi iv-> zr kiUtJ lll^^ r. ajnr-gen !iii' Rotteit I'lwnu ; of ihs 

ind lixty wnuii.!ed. I nii.It he; liMve to kiyal uiuigrel, and of fnur ha:i ■•.'utra aiij 

fce^immcnJ I'uh-ir'dlhipii' Lien- foin ■q.iadrons (if IltlE.iK. \v\\r major- 

teoJiiU Hi'^^u^lnun a-u! GimM ) i'li'o Mr. ^en. I'ls Wurmb. It <vai i'',vii ■.! :n*.u IliTM 

Stijnet, whii C>imniand:d i!ie g^iii- iii Die e'ln.n-si the led colomr. <ii it:a-'.*C by the 

ahfencB of Ijew. HoJ^^in, nih.iwatnn- DyiM, I'ie cenlerlo an-i a in fnch aman- 

feicuaitely on-hoard l!ie Diiudi (h:p, witli neratto Virtf tin church of Wanlenbrn-g 

o»e mite, one mitllbipmi'i, and lO fe^meri. upon itb le'i u*i< g, aiid (he niht cnliuiui 

AC ilK time ihelhipflrark «ew»v abcr.i- ci>-ififtin; of (nur Uritilh KUIiti-inn and Ihe 

ttt'o 1:ag'.:e* fmii Oie palDgj hetweeii PiM Ro'un ilulfini to keep <hE.i' lefi wii){ 

IDand and Com-au-'Miie, and one teajue af[nyt<e the Vl'ct, tri turn Toy), anj 10 

from the Iliote- The mher fjil, a fmiU .riaciit i.-r." Cn li- 

brig, made her efcape Chrui^ lbs >:hjnncl, caicf.'uml llKT.ud by wliiL*, liii column \va« 

and tat fah ro Port Louis. Finding ilio to mar<.h foimpra!1icable,i:ii*,heins(ihlir:ed 

bow-[pm ftiol through and chron^li, and tu ^nake a great ihhar, h-- ciniUI n-i: c i-ne 

thtMof che knesi of the head eniirelv cat unin timei and imiiur-een. SundMfindut:. 

68 . InUnfting Iniilligifuefrm tie London GazcUes. [Jan. 

enemy had abteidoned it auring the night, foo ii it was tpititel in tht tAion. I ma 

he tiiot^^ ^' •dvifiBible to puOi on with the hapPT to Mem, tlvat^ all circumfbncts 

odier two ci^omns, and to teg\n the sAack coaiiUered, tlie lofs of tlie Britifh, of whicW - 

intmediattrly upon Tuyl. This vpai estecu- | have tlie h«>iimir to irclufe a return, it 

ted with ruch jpllantry .-iiul fpirit by the inconfiJeraMe. We have, however, «> la- 

troopf, that, notwithllanding the natural tntDi. the death of Majoi* Murray , of tht 

ftrength of this poll, the abhatisof fniit-treei -gth r«gioieBt. W. Harcouh t. 

Chat were made, the batteries of the cown Rejnrt fnm A^jor-Gtu. DamUi /o Cm. 

of Bommd, which Eankedthe approach, CwMt iVaimoJai, Tiiyi, Vfc 31. 
and the cuafiderable number of men who Agreesible to orders 1 received, on the 

defended it, it was foon carrieJ, and the 19th, aUiUt ten in the morning, I communi- 

eiiemy driven acrofe the river (every where cjrtcd with Geu. Wurmb^ and all ihe trtiops 

pallable on Um ice) with cooAderable lo(^ were put in motion immediately, viz. four 

cf men and of foor pieces of cannon. Gen. hsctalidns and four fiquadrous of Hellianst 

Dundas (^aks in tht hicheA terms of com- under Gen. Wurmh ; ten Britiih hnct.nhonS| 

mcndation of the Cpiriied condudl both f>f La Chatie's Emigre, fix fquadKHis Briciai 

theofficisrs and men during the execution light c^wdrr, ai^l 150 hul&n of Ruhan, 

of the feverni duties which fell to tlieir lot, divided in brigtides, under major-gen. Sir 

as likewife the patience and perfeverance Robert Lawri«| aiai(*r-gen. Lord Gathoart, 

they fhewed by undergnins immenfe fatigues m^or-^en. Gordon, and lieuC-cul. MHCen- 

ahd li^dihips, increaf«ld bv the cold and zie. At Geldermalfen, lord Cathcart, with . 

the feverity of th« feafoo. I nmxax the re- four batiaii'Mis and Robin's hulfar?, ftruck , 

turn oF our l«fs, whicli is not vciy great, oif fr«»m the iSiiiifh column to m.vch upon 

confiuering the circumftances. Rumpt and Haafilei>^ fo as to Aet behind 

I huve the honour, &c. \V a lsiodck, Gen. Tuyl. The reft of tlie Critiih column pro- 

KiUed^ vfoufhiid^aHdmffihgtfrli Britifitroofs cedded by MetTcrenj and exjAIy at day- 

under the evnmaitd 0/ Maj. Gtn. DttnJoi, light meeting the Hefliin column near War* 

DtcewAet 30. deiihtnirg, attacked the enemy in their poll 

iQtIi regiment of l^oot. i rank and fits of Tuyl, witli fuel) refolution and gallantry 

killed; 4 ditto wolinded. — 33d regiment of of C*ie troops, it was very fcKM carrie'l. 

Foot, a rank and file killed. — 4sd regi- notwithltancitng iu natural ftraigtli, ihd 

meat of Foot, i drummer 6 rank and a^tis cliat ^vc^e made, the baueries of the 

Ale, woundeil.— TSih regiment of Foot, z town of Bommel, which flanked the ap« 

field oflTicer, i rank and file, killed ; i offi- pnnch, and tlie confiderahle numbsr of 

cer, ^ rank and tile, wounded.— 8oth regi- men wlio def.-nded it, wlio were driven 

roentof FtKs:, 1 naiW and file killed; 3 dit- acrois the river, \t,\tn where pafTable oA 

to wounded} i fcijc'.uit mifling.— Loyal the ice) with lofs of mvn and cannon, t 

•migrants. \ 1 ank and file wounOed. — ^To- inctofe x return of the iuUed aud woundM 

tal: I field oificcr, 5 rank and file, ktlled; of the Britnli. 

X officer, i diuaiiiici, 18 rank i:nd file, G<n, ^Kdmodin to the Dukt tj Yo^h^ 

wbunJcdi f reijcmt miffing.— rSth legi. i uutongtn^ Jnnuary 6 

nient. Brcvet-maioiMuiray,kilIcu; Lieut- On the 3d initaiit I renioved my head- 

enani Lidlnyy womuled. quaiters to this place, Bytliis dilpofitioiif 

Gfco. DoK, Dip. Adj. Gen. which I had pi^eviiMiily anii^nced to youi' 

tfrJ/Unty Aiilid, tvmmUJ anA n.ifft'ig Koynl Higlioefs, 1 am nt'arer ilie Icene uf 

15 tank and file. — Captain Uudd.iinF, our ptefent operations. The feverity of the 

wounded.— Lie. I' eamt Kamp, mifling. Weotlier lias increaled 1 and the inten(e 

G. Dt Low, Major and F. Adj. cold of the 3d and 4ih induced the eiiemyi 

Sir, }lead-^artersf j^tnlfimf J.t^ I. ihi the latter cay, to pjfs tl»e Waal iKar 

tt is with gn:<it fatiiifiiAion thut I have Bommel. Having 'dn veil in our advanced 

\ht honour to iuform your Royal Highn- fs, pofts, tluy again t(x»k polfedion of TuyL 

Chat, ill confcqucDCt. of our dccifi'W, which Gen. Divid Dundas however, thougU he 

I mentioned ill riv laft letter, of tne i^\.\\ fhould be :ihlc to defend Meiie'eii, and to 

lilt. Gen. David Dimdv, on the ^cth, at- check the ( progress of the enemy ; . 

tacked the enemy at day-break, wlm had but the ailvanced po(U of the HenfuMtf, iiear- 

crotfed the Waal, and fuccredsd in driving eft to Gtn.'s pofttiiMi, having alfu 

them b.ick acrofs that river, with ihc l«>r uf been oblired to fall bnck, I agrv^ed with th« 

four p.cces uf ct^mion and lome men. As I other gereials to Cend orders to generals 

incluie a copy of his report, it is nee<Mcrs Dalw'»ck and Dundas to unite their foices 

for me tu enter into any puiiculut;*; I ut I immediately, and, at djiy-bre.ik of the 5thy 

cannot help cxpreiring to your Royal High- to make a vig irons attafik on e'le enemy» 

tiefs how great a praife i- due tu Majur-gen. and to fpare no efforts to diive them Mvoii 

David Dun- a;. a'>d to all the oftcers <tnd the Waal. Gen. DuiuLtf probably found 

men, ft«r tt.eir cordudt on this occafuvt, the enemy in too grc^t forae to vetuure ths 

whicliv;.'.^ ;.s^>:i-n*plaiy iuthe furiiodc and artacL; but about tea o'clock he was him* 

perfevtffaitce vk>iti which they fupiXKtcd felf aUacked «t Geldeimalfen by a hfge 

•very fatigue and iiarJihip alcending ih« lea- body of the eaemy*s uvalryi fupported hy 


I79S*1 Immnq ifttiXgiHCi /r§m tie LcHidon Gazettes. 69 

tbcir TiniUeon. TMr dttrgt wit To imp*- tiUiflmg. Mijor-geti. Sir Rnbert Lawrie* 

twMH iMft 4» o«r C^nkj aud Infantry, and two officera of the 7Sth regiment, v 

titmH at firft ttmf haA tht idvanuce, vaA wounded, bm I aii happy to add, Tery 

took twoptecMof QMHkNii but the referv« fli^«l)r. W. H^iRcnoiiT. 

1 i«lnt ttpi lb* sunt wcr« re^nkt^n, tht iJatt.-Gm, Hdreturt to the Duke of rcrk, 

Mmmf rfpolMy and ikm pod proforved. yan, 9, 1795. 

Tbt vkilcacft «f %tm frofi iMifinK converted \ Ytry conllderahle and fuJ Jen thnir 

tht whoU OMMCrf IniD a kind of pliiin, hnvin; come on, on the 6th inltinc, which 

wWeh giVM tht yiatft IhciMty to tht coe- olfered a prTfpedt nf prrft^mn:; our pofitioa 

irtjf In 'ttMir flMftmenUi Gtn. IXind^ on the w.'wl, it wa« judgal nrtcsff.rjr that 

thtHlght It AtCtRarf 10 ^l btckf during thb croopf, who have not ye: ciYyffwl the 

the iili|ht| upon lliitreA> whsrft Gen. D.i!- Lock, (hould remsun in tlie cnatk^nments 

wkk «vai ttaikNied. TMs .«imim>Kince, they then o:capied, andtT.e reft IhouUI again 

ami tin tkC^^ Mgat which thetro-.yps' mov* forwHn). Lieut gen Ahcrrromhf 

hB«<t maltllMt in tht hCt operaticvn^, at ;4nd major ^k HAmmerlUin, with the 

a itaftm of tht year, and m fitmrions in grejtell pare of their corp<;, aud fome 

wiMh thtf Wtra often obliged, fmm want Auftnan hittilion;, were cherofdre to havo 

of MMOrtlMDtt, «d pafi ttit n ght withwit beg\iA their march upon Th-.el and to* 

cDfor, Mirmined me, in ctatcert witti the wards bonnmrl pn tlie 7th; and Gen. 

ocMr gentrals,' to take np a {loAtion behind thyni Dnndns's ct>rps nu:eived orders io 

tbt Leek, fcr wtiicli w« liad ptjviouay coiifequence to occupy Kueien, and tho 

tht nteaiTtry dif\ioritiont» It ^Scirnds heishts near it, on x\\e Sth, to cn-ap^r.itt 

from CuyUMterg toAV.-igeAin^rn, occupied wth ge:icral«5 AScrcromby and H^Tinicr- 

by Hfi HtiflrianK. A late march madtr by {\ev\ in the pn^pofe*.) attack. Unfoniviately 

a CMlkleirAbia ctilomn of the entmy, At'en- the fro(l fee in a am with gitrat fe itKyi 

dtd by a larft train of aitiU^ry, towaif.^s bnta^thetro«ips%«ere alivady i>u: in muiioo, 

Gotturo, aad tittir attick Uptnt our nglit, and c^mnter or Jen migiit h.i\e prevented a 

comMntAwitb an attempt npon Tiel, eVi- combination, from the e^en; of the 1int» 

dtrtllyindkaBra ftgnlir plan of op3r«itions Gen. David Dundas, harins aflembled hit 

00 Hiair |MfC, and c o nftnn mtfnthtopi- corps with a zeal and tx«nir»n, whidi 
ntnof the 4itceifity <if our movement. I refl^:^ the higheft crt-dit on *iii\nA>lf and the 
haph that atttlM-trtMpi will arrive this even- trojps, proceeded towards l^iierei^ on the 
iag ht iMlr MOW ftridm. Stnc^ nfterday . morning of the Sth, having det*iched in ad* 
the weatfiar hasbeeome mnch miUler, and vance two hattdioris, \v)io were nftcrwatdt 
givaaoi foafiM to hope ftirt complete thaw; to have maix.ied u|>on Tlnel, th co opento 
m which cifewt «ta«y eaptd ■ favouuritle in the ittack of tlrat place. On their anival 
cluuiga in our afbirs. ' ' at Ru^nm, they found nil our polls on the 

Slr» ■ lfttd'^M*f€rt^ Amerwt^f*:^ J«n 6. Lingeh driven in, and iho enemy in force 

NbtWithftandiog tlie advantage ol^taincd iirar Bneicn. As fo.Hi a., 'iiorc troops oC 

on 30th ofDcCMnherby hi» Majefty'sirwoji , Ge.u DunilasV corps ca'me u;*, major-gei'i. 

01 which I had Che honour to intorm your Lord Cithcart, wirh the 1410, ^^'^^^ and 
Royjd Nighndfthi: my laft letter of the rft sSth regimefitf, :md the Britifh ilolans, at-^ 
iiiftam^ aatht frolt 0Mi(i:iu6d mcreafinf;, it tacked the enemy, mul dsivc t!icm h:tck« 
wMJodged ntotlibry that m.AjiHT'gen. D.ivid vvith lors, beyond G IVrn^.lfcn. Nothing' 
DiMkla^'fctrpe andtht Helham: (hould ftiH can exc*fud the C'«n;U\'^t -t L'>r! Cathrnix 
back to a pofitioa oa the Ungen, leaving ami ihofe regiments on iht«i4>ccMioO) though 
oOt-p0fls on the Waal. Thk movement \^-n8 I am finryto inform yxmr Koy<d Highnefs 
e » t Cu BBdo» tht night of the 3d. Oo the thai th<w foff^rod con fulcra' *N'. I h:ve as 

of tht4ihlht enemy again croCWd y<:t received no return of their lof<, -wlrch 

the Waal in Ttry -oanl^deiaMt force, and l believe amo-ants to 160 kiM?dnnd\V)ur.ded. 

dcovtm our ont-polls on ttijt river; hut. It w with the gtra'cl^ concern that 1 moft 

open their advancing yefterday rj(nTi:rg add, that amongft the letter are lieutenants 

agamft Gen. Dimdas's corps rc Gekiei mal- adonel Duller of tlie 27thy and Alexander 

Ml, chty weio repulied with lofs, ^lUd did Hope <7f the 14* h, whofr wonnils, I fiear. 

not renew cha attack, Our picquets were, arc very dangerni<. From the very greac 

however, drawn Intottlisfule of the Lingcn, extent of c.iti:unm*^t<', the dirhciiliy of af* 

^nd roajtjT-geo. Oavid I>imde<, finctmc^ his femblinga fufHcei.i C'lip-^, \n oi'ier circum- 

pofljtm ntor Buentn to be no iongv:r tatal)le, (lances %vtth which I am .10 y«.i una-:qaain-> 

f or ^urant of Ciiffiuemco^eritig for liis troops, tc<l, tlie atick en t*^« of generals 

(who hai^'c now been fo long expofed to Abercombyand Haniivwricem did not take 

the atOMift induntncy of weather, and the plac;: yefterdiy i bu: v^t in the event of its 

mtft ftvcrt and omliaiit fatrgtie, which being carried into cxrcnti^n, the occupying 

thay ha»o fuypoited with the greateft forti« 'of Kueren is of the utmoil consequence, 

Mt) tht amy has this day ortler^ tocrofs Gen. David Dundas (lill rcmaiiiuherr, and 

Cha Usck, aud uka up a pofU^on on the near it, with the greatell part of his coips, 

nghi. aonk of that rivor. I havt as yet ' as* does ahb m ] )r-gen. Wm-mb, with 

racwfcd 00 exaft ittuni oTour lo($} which tlue>s baitaliuas oud tour fquadi ons of Hef- 

70 hiierefltng InnR'i genet frtm tie London Gazettes. [Jan. 

l^anr, whence, if ncccflary, they will ad- arc but flighlly woundcJ. 

Tancc to co-iipvr4lcwithgca. Abircromby, Geo. Don, Dtp. Adj. Gen* 

I have the bott'iir to inclofe a c ipy ui Gen. Lifut.'g'n, Harevirt to the Jhtke of iW, ddteti 

David Duntlas's report of the ;lf^ :r at Gel- HeaJ-tjumrtets, Daorrt, fan i«. 

dcrm.ilfen, tngctlKTr with a return of the I lofe in> time iik acquainting yuur Royal 

ki!ljd and wcnnded on that ocsfron. H*i;hi:cf:i ih x the enemy thi» dnyi Itavntg 

Rifcrt Jent hy Mnjor Gen. P^iuid Dun.ii\y /» cr.)lfed llie Waal in confiderable f(»rce, at- 

Zjeut.'ge/i. Uarcourty lUicA ii..ftn, fan. 6, t:uked our line; at fcveral po'uits.i>f iC( one 

Sir» i luve hiiheriu bcsii i.nablc to ac- column pafTed aC PannerdeOy aod vra^ im« 

<{uaint yon, that about two ill the^ aftcruoon mediately icpuifed; another palfed near 

of the 4Ch, ths enemy artr'tV.".*! t nr poij at Gh'.nt, nnd, after maintaining itf^lf for a 

Metercn, about a mile in, were hnlf fhort time, was checked ; a third palTed 

of the 33d regiment, with a picquet of Nimtgucr^ and, in conjunuljon with 

eighty cavil. y, and two cirricle guns, two or ih tec cuhunos who eroded between 

wcrtpoflcdi ttieir nunil)cr and difpofirioii 'fhiel and Fciiewaart, attacked the whole 

to furrband the pwft fouii mai!*; it uecellaiy of cur line 0:1 that fide. They forced the 

to fall bAC^ on ihcuiher p.;rt uftiic regimei.r, Aulti iana to . baudoti Heufden, .and retreat 

which was fupporte^'. with tvio howitzeis. acrofs the Lcck, and obliged the liano^ri- 

In this movemc:^t tl-.ey were h^«rd prclfeJ nn^, with general Coates*s brigade, and 

by a l\rge h(Aly of thecnen'.y'» HulTars, th;it fome Auflrians, to f.\H h^'k upon Lenr^ 

galloped along the road wi:'i great vsvacity. w^ich, upon tlie artival, tiicy found occvh 

The troops having brforehand betn in an pieJ by the enemy, and in confequenco 

alert fituarion, the village of GeUiermenfen retreated ncrofs the Lingen, where tbey 

Wib foon covered by the 42I and 7SLh ; the maintaiotd t!icrT gronnd behind thit river 

33d took its pbcc m th(.-. Ine r.f defence; nuar lUit ; which pohcitm they ftiU occu* 

andtheoihcr troops were in ieierveonthe p;;d at ihe dufe of il>o d.<y. Lieut-gen. 

oppoiiie cyke nf the Linger, th.c rirer be- Abercromhie, uiio was marching upMi 

ittg completely frozen, and paiLl>Vr every Echle'd C(«d!floi*ge the enemy from that poft» 

where. The enemy ftill perfcvcing in upon ilie«r making thefe attacks upon hii 

their attack, advanced on the village h.>:h left, and rear^ immediately halted | an<l9 

iu front and in flank ; but after a grenr deu] fi.ufing both the Hanoverians and AufUluis 

of mufqnetry filing for above an houf, forced on the fiinks and rear, retreated 

were eveiy where npulfed by the i^e^di- acrofb the Leek, and now occupies Ch0 

nefs of the troop5, and retired upon Mete- lieif^hts near Rhenen. 1 luve the booour to 

rcn, tlirough woody and enclofed, ground, inclofe tlie reports which I have received 

Every pi aife i& due to the Infantry that was from_ Generals David Dundas aod Lord 

engaged, and, by tiie paiticular firm and Cathcart, of ilte afftiron the 8ih^ together 

cjol behaviour of the advanced comp.inies with the return of the killed ard wounded* 

of the 78ch, the progrcfs of tlie enemy's Sir, I have tite lionour to acquaint ycm 

cavalry wa' 61 ll checked. I hnve the tio- that, in confequencc of a diredkion from 

iiourtniiKlofca li(\ ofthe kl'lcii and wound- l:eut.-gcn. Abercrombie, and as a p^rt 

edon this occafion, and remain, Str, &c. ot the geneial intended forward movement 

Daviti Dundas. indicaitd to mf., 1 ordered the X7tb and 

Kfhdyivoundidj andmiffm^i (JtU tt^'.pi, under 14th regiments to msrch from Audenbing 

thf. coir.Htandt,[ M.ipi-gen, Dunda\^ at Gel- carlv in the morning ofthcSth, antl emlca- 

dcnu.ilft;n^ y^n 5. vouf to rrpf>(fefs Thiel, ^hi h was then in 

Artillery, 1 1 rank ard flic wounde*! ; 1 thf? hands of the eucmy. On the arrival of 

rank and file, 8 ho:fcs, nuAlug. — nth thclt: two icgimentb at Bueren> Lieut.>coL 

light dr.tgoonf;, i rank nnd tl>, i t;u;fc. Ruler found ;;'il our advanced poilK fallen 

killed; 6 rank iind filri, i horfr, woun.lfd ; back, ami the enc;i-y in a confiderable body 

I horfe milTing. — 33d, i rank and hie on Bjeisn. He immediately took 

killed; i cnptain, 6 ra* k and fi'e, uojnd- poirdnim of the town and callle, nnd waited 

ed ; 1 fe^jcant, 4 rank and filr, rr.ilTin;;. \\\< .ariVdl of tlte head of the troo]>s under 

-^4i.d fuot, I rank and tile killed; x fiib.l- my ccmm;nJ, who had rep^iled the Rhme, 

tern, 7 ranli and file, wounded. — 78111 fo'»r, a:d were on their march to arrive ;»t the 

I captan, 24 raiik and file, wonrutd.— rendtzvous of Buisren. Our out-poilsy 

Total. 3 r:>nk aiul fi!'*, i horfe, killed ; i which weie «'n the road to Geldermalfen, 

gener.l ofhrer , 2 cnptain^, i f jbultcrn, 54 were nece'.farily fa{iported, and Major-gen. 

rank and file, i l-.orfc,xvoi«nd«d j i fcrjeant. Lord Cathcart, with the I4ib9 t7'vh, and 

6iankand fie, 9 hoife, nj'fTing. iSih regiments, after an atuck of feveral 

Ofireri ivourided. hoiirs, drove the enemy oppofed to him (800 Sir R. Lawrie. — 3;d foot, infawtry, two fquadrons, and a piece of 

captain W. KUiot. — 4:d foot, lieutenant cannon) beyond the vilbge of GeUierroalfeo, 

Colin Lamont. — 78:h toct, captain Duncan and there took the piece of cannon. For 

AAunro. the fbrticulars 1 beg leave to refer to lA>rd 

M. B. All the officers and men in g^ccral Cathcart's rep orr, tu whofe able condu^, 


j79S'3 Inter ejiing iMilli^tnet ffom thi London Gazettes, 71 

Sod to the fteaJineiis ?n(] gal!an*r>' of the tei \ al of the 2?tli in z^^^^ order, anJ witTi- 

troops, fo ccnfpicuous ou litis ocolioiiy we ru: Icr.vinf; a man, tliough I'u! lowed to tiK 

are much ini'ehtcd. Otir loi's !>..$ been con- end of t!:e l-rK'gc uv j: re :*t n\ 'niters. I he 

fideiable, a lift of which I inclofe. i^Ui i mM :vn he plitcJ lo as to cpcr thf 

1 have the honciT, &c. pairavic ctr«.c^i:.»ily, ^vithom -hciiig cxpcieJ 

(Signed) D. Dun da?, M.Gen. to a \cry I:eAvy I'lrv, which they picfciited 

Sir, ButUH, 'January f^, ^V)^- thcmlelvts to,' an<l I'v turned ii tlx ill jIl iLb!- 

On recelvuig your caninunds itiMpcoiin(U« 

tre the enemy, by tv horn th.e Pickets towards 
Geldermalfen hjd been driven in, and to 
replace a poft qppofi:e to that place, 1 took, 
a decacliment cit thirty Hulans, with the 
iifht comixanies and a detvchmeni cf the 
syth regiment, and advanced on thed)ke: 

di«r-hke rranner. Tfieir fi:e, and thjt of 
tiiei'.- guns, agiit\ cldred tlie xi'.la^t.', and 
about fun-ftt all firing ceafvd, and tlie bri- 
gade reimained m the poi'it;ou until eleven 
o'clock, when I received your orders to 
niarih. Theft: rci;ime<>ls have all been dif- 
lingdithcd fn tbeir gallant feivic^, one o£ 

the Hubuts charged the advunceJ guard of ihcni on very recent occafums ; but I ima* 
the enemy, and purfued them to Bur^^alfcn, ginu they nevei can have ihev.n more clieer- 
where they kiUe<l fomemen, and thencs fulnefit, more d I'ciplinc, or b:tt;r behaviour, 
they alfo brought hack. |icifoner«, under than no th«s Ph.> r. \ am forty to a-.'d, our 
cover of the infan'ry, which KankeU the lofj Itccn conrKitianle. No officer 
road. Finding th»t ihe en-'my at thai time flight:/ wouiuUd c|uiiici) hib pwll ; but I 
near me did not amount ii< uHire than 800 yviw vv:th every (^ihccr end in lumen* 
men, with fume huflarr, and one piece of ting the fcvMe wnundi ul::cii licut.-Ck)L 
of cannon, I deicim-ncd immediati:Iy to Bwiier ai.d lifi.t.-col. Alexantitr Hcpe luvo 
dillodge him, and accordingly brought up received. I Av^ pxrt'ciUirly 111 icbted to 
the remainder of the 27th regimer.t, the thclc ciliccr^, -.ts vvtil is to culi.^t.c!s Giilmaa 
I4r h re^inientl and two field pieces. Ti.e and Paget, tor th:: in v. hic'u tiie di- 
14th regiment formed on the ice on the rn^ions !^ivi n to liiCm v.erc executed; audi 
left of the dyke, and the - 7th acrofs tlu in- have lo ,ukn«Mv !<•<• c the itioU .'ictivc illil- 
dofures on the rghi, fupiXjricd hy tlie pic- Luice y^wv-w to nif i\v my ntd oc-c::mp Cxp« 
<;iieSs, by the detaclioieiit of H'j!ans, and taii. iCi l^m.-<n, an'i liiuoincr < iiijersatiaii- 
afterwanlfi ^by a fqiiaJrua of hght dr::goo::s. ed lo me. 1 a.d a icn.ia ^ji t.'ic kiilcd| 
The field-pieces wrrc «mj iIm; dyke, :iiid v.*oui:i»-:i», ."r.i miilr.ip, r.iin the 1k>- 
fre''e with rre?t gll'iury .lud judgement n^uf*, &c. (Si:;nt;i») C'a rHCAKT, »:. o. 

prctedled fioni vhc cit4bi>'s I'ir^d Jjts hy 
iieut. ll.irli«gto:i of tlie 141!., v.!.) aivanoJ 
before thsm \\\\\\ .l:e ;;run«..i:ri uf :I.ii re;.i- 
roenL 'llic t. .; ^ marcti.d in this order 
as cxp'^i-tinirfly ar poflibl*, drJVin^ti.c cue- 
Viy befoie iW in By ih;: ti.-T'-e Micy airivcd 
at Burem. Ifcn. the enemy I ;: i j-...i'e»l the 
river, a:id were ujUecled ..t I^u^criwlicii, 
whence they kept au i;;j,lil.:-.*. iiro of 
nufqiurtry aiul grapc-Ciof. 7 !.«. Ui liSw hiiC 
adrrncci 'vihout rny h:J', ai* i:.- 171!' ic- 
gimc:it, 2'adu.tlly ch/.i:.;ln? ■;> rcCtifi to 
Cite left, a-: it appii);ic!-fd rh« .\iiii, ;u t-i'ie 
chaired tne vil! .^e p.cinf? ■'■-■ i^-c bt..i;U 
th': burned biid^C, and fczt ! tl:C;, 
while l!'.e 141!: re; ir.xn: cMcrcd it (v.i -lis 
rjght. The ene.Tiy retired u i:h £:ta: prcci- 
pc.tion, hut foon re'urnr.i u- nui.n :m- v r 
nnmber?, and, iiutwithft.iu n- ^? it c li' Id- 
pi -ces fri.m the oppofitc jhorc, niat>tf rcp-ut- 
e>l attacks .ujron the village* in ..h ch the r:- 
gments ucrt^ polled. Tic P.c.-.dy u nnic- 
iiance o*" li»e troops mi tljv vtU-;":, !•.o■.^ ^.-.c, 
reduced ;H«fe ^ittacks to a hi ••.-.••[ hung. 
"tbegun t.-'k^d, whii.!i was a vc-y line ii^ii^ 
brafs eigh.-pcundti', rrc:.i !., v«- .:; ktwi^ m 
iner-ver by the ice brc:.!: vj; Li;,Iir it. On 
the arrival of the aSth, ;h:it i .r insert iiwnfr- 
di.ite]y formed on each r:d-s oi il.w <-. >[ii^(oi:l, 
with ttieir field- pieces, and i!.c r^^vinicuis 
in the village were ordered to rtpafb the 
Linden, and form behind ths dyke; iVi^s 
xr,o\;meDt was executed vkiih tLe grcaicrt 4.; J di'.io. 
rc;;t]larity, and thi-ypv.U'ed 'Ju'^ughth: in- 

tier tie c.tnnt'tnA cf l^^.i'jt-i>'ft, L/u^J Cuib^ 

fwr/, ,A.i. a. 

I4.'hfo'jt.. 6 ..ii!. :i:ul Ms. i::.!-u; 1 i.tiiu- 
col. 1 c ■• ir.-n, I icr;e;ir:t, zt. w.\\Vi ait>l Lie 
u<T.iiu!tvj 6 Ilk. and nle i.iirii"^ — i7.l1 
foi»t, 2 l:eu:::» :o.t , I er.rign. 3 ;j::lv and 
fill, kir...»i; 2 l:-ulc(iaiit-t.ul<:nel>, 1 i*-;".' m",- 
i« I.. !w li'e vw.iraJcd; 1 ruiiU .*; o li.e 
•y-.::^.^. — 2.«t;i f. .:r, 2 l' i-eJi::.-, 65 j:i:t 
?.\\ ' ♦-.'■, \v .'jw'td. — F.c« ;«■■ Arti!l«- v, b :; i.k. 
;::{.i iiLc ^^iPut ed. — Cl>lj>^i t:ii':i.i Llui.iiJ*.^ 

1 I .I'k ;.;id lili: K i"! ; 2 r.:i k ar.J rie 
\, ..!.;• .'.tii ; -i h M f \ :• liil u . — i'ci'uoi o' t'. S 
id'-n^f.'e, I la-.k .ind iix .^-lud ; 1 l-.c.i- 
teii.n*, 2 as' . l: '.-.', v.wiuiJcl, — n t .<, 

2 liriili-i' ;:•', : c:;li ,.», 11 and file, 
Kil.'; i lii;i.'i.-!: .n.-c :■•)•':'. , 1 maj')-, i 
c.i ra '., I lii,u.s;ii :', 3 :'>.'■.J^.^;:i:i, 11 1 :" -.Lk 
j.r.d flic, vvijui;. cu; 7i.i:jka>d n; ; mili-iig, 

3 h life k.iLii. 

'/.'-. '■».■:, *■•'!'• ■*.»-.«. »--Cf I. 

A' in ft i:r:l fi'ih rr vfr.<r."*» hi'.! I ;.»:..' .t..'uru\:d» 

J\.! i\uy LicuL ii.iiii aJvi ii'.'.j, 27:11 1C..% 

liuuU:i-UL NciI •...>, di[t'i — «jiHi_ii fwilly, 

i(«^. ^^ .''-!t«._J — l'-ii*.c::.ailc ' TiiU- 
nui', i1il:«). — iRiWv.'di'.t-c I'fci Hop;, T^lh 
dillo. — Sri. ad(;-«i;;iMr vV jn.n. 2:t'i i-!o.— 
c;p::;ii; i\:iy, i.^'.a Ji^in, — ii'.ut-.iair i%ait!;, 


72 iHiireJiing InteUigittci fnm the London Gazettes. [Jan. 

HtrPh-gu^Jt, Jm. 19. Diritttchofy of Af as It wis fpirited ; nd I urn happf to 

wliich the f«jUowinc is aa txcradt anU copy, add chdr bfs was triflins. Colonel Leflio 

have been received from sen. Count Walino- and Capuin Wheatley were fliglitlf woond- 

«len and Uenc-gen. Harcoust Ynf his Royal ed, and abmn twenty men wounded and 

Highiiefs like Duke of York, and trtnfmit^ milling} none killed. The pods of Eck 

led by his Royal Highnefs to Mr. Dimda*. and Maurik, in front of Amerongen, w^re 

Extr^ *f *» Uttir from Getu tfdtmodeu f bit afterM'ards drawn io» bnt without loft. T^ 

R9y*I Higbfteft the Duke 9f York, dated Kyor" enemy likewife irade a flight attack tofvirdf 

tbaiftnt Jmn. 16. Amheim, hts without farther efle^ thaa 

Since my bft difi«teb the enemy have obliging the po<^ of Elden to f41 back near- 

■laile feveral mM'emenu, iiidicacing a defign er the river. In ctinftfquoace of the .irrange- 

o; a geneial attack on our pofts,' rendered menu Arhich were taken, tlie army bcgm 

more cafy by the unfortunate loft of Hetifden. their march on the night of the 14th, and 

On the i4ih inftant tliey attacked all the have continued it wittwnt the leuft imerrop^ 

points of mir liney from Amheiro to Ame- tion from the enetpy. We have'fnceeedod 

roogen. Tlie moft ferinos attMipC appear! in getting nlf the fick, all hut abovt 3QOJ 

le have been directed againft Rhenen, on wliofe cafes will not adbnk of removal, and 

which tlie advanced pofts had fallen hack with whom I have Isft proper ortiim and 

from the ocher fido of the river. Tliefe attendants, with recommendatory letters to 

polts wore, however, immediately raci>ver- tbe Prendi gener.d, and a fu Adent fum of 

edandineferved by the brave and fpirited money to ftippty ttieir wants at pref-nit. 

oondua of the Britiih guards, and of SaUn's The wounded officers have all been got off; 

kifeuUry ; of the former in particular I can- and, I tinfl, a very finall propuftioo of 

not exprefs myfelf in icrms of fnfftcient ftores and ammonition will be left. 

commend;ition : £m;U of theCe corps had I liave the honour Jec. W. HaIcourt* 

two olBovrs flight ly wounded. The inten- P. S- As the metfenger goes through 

tions of tbe enemy agaiiift our iwtition be- Holland, and I do nut know lK>w fkr he 

tween Cuylenburg and Rhenen being now may do it wkh faletf, in a puhUc charadteri 

an^nifsft, the right wing of the «miy effec- I have judged it neceflary that he flwold 

ted t's retreat on the iiiglii of thts 14th to uke enly foeh letters at be can pur In his 

An.ersfort and its envimns ; the remainder pocket, »nd hAve theiefoie delHTOd fendi|l| 

of our pofition, inclUiling the Grep, is ftill the army lenent. 

occupied by Gen. Haminerftein, whowiR Horit^Guardi, yeuh 18. By a tetter from 

lemain there till to-miNTow, or the day af- lleoc-gen. flarcnurt to the Doke of Yoi^t 

ter, if poifihle. This day we fhMl march dated Heml-quarlers, Uoom, Jan. 13, widdi 

to Appclc'.uicn, where the Army will reft has been coMimutiicated by his Royal Higli- 

one day,* aiul on tlie following v^e (hall croft ne s to Mr. Dundv, it appears that a thaw 

the YireL haJ fet in on tt)e^iiiid4y pneoedlng} and fu 

Sir, Ht^id-!:'^urfenfVo'.rthitif(Hfyan, 16. lattf as M'NuIay evening aii^ded reafooable 

1 have the honour to intorm your Royal g? (Hindb lo hope, ia a few h^urs the 

Higiineft, that on the 14th tli^ enemy ai- pntfa^e of ttw Rhine would become CufRci- 

tack«d ail oor out-poRi between ilte Leek eiifly dith cult to en ibb trie army to maintain 

and the Waal in fotce. They ^.erc, lio^- its itofiticNi; hut (hat unVirtQnately the froft 

over, repnlf««l on every point, elpe.'i»Ily by 
tlie picquets oppofiti: Klivnen, upon which 
they advanced in very fui>erior number.*. 
The conduet of the guai J*, wid orhcr coi p , 
whofe pictjueu were eusiig*-!!, was as (lea- 

had again reinrned with great feverity, and 
thjc pivparations weie making in conte* 
quence fur putting (he army in motion, with 
a vte-v of crolflng the YflcL 


Eait In'ma N«ws. 
Particulan of tbf ttr^ftron of tbe H<^age P* in- 

CIS, fy tiyir Fatber TiPt'ou SuLi AN. 

I'liefe illulliious Pledges ;trriv d M Dao- 
nel'.y, about thirty miles fro.ti Bii»jj lore, 
by eafv march's, and p.iiil a vifit of c^rtsmo 
ny at Coinr, the tomb of their OrMiJfMthcr, 
Hyder Ally, on the i&ihof M .y. At'Duu- 
nelly, Tipivxi Suit in, wnh io>ooo men, 
had be«n encamped from the iSth of Mu'cb, 
aaxioully expe^ing their :tppro;«clK 0:i the 
a9th at noon, the Princ'S, with tl>€ir niu 
merous fuite, ^ccHmpanivd by Captain Do^e- 
ton proce-Jed «>n ihcir vifit lo (I)e SuUm, 
who revived them iu ii very fu^c^b pavi- 

litMi, inclofed within a wall of a very ex* 
traoi-din.iry cxivnt. — The Su!t:in was felted 
at one extremity, and on each fide, .ii I'uita- 
ble dirtancesy were pt iced, accutding t<» th«:r 
fevsral lunks, .ibout forty or fifty of hia 
prmcipnl attend.-. iit-. On their. entrance into 
tlie n.tvdi«>n, t'^ ynnns Princes fprang for- 
ward io tlie riirono where their roy.^l father 
far, and pro^lnit^d thv:mfetvcs before it. 
And here the etiquette of Afi.itic c.mrts put 
natnre co-nplctcly to flighti — for^the father, 
inile:\d of advancing to e nbracc his darling 
children, contested himfeU with coldly pla« 
cing a h. lid on tiv; n 'ck. of ench, and on 
the Inuaiit tiie Princes arofe^ and-ref^jveA- 


tnS'l h^^^ft^ng Tntelliginu frptn Ireland, ^hJ various Country Towns. 73 

fuUf retired. It is a remark a>ih (M, \h it 
iwt a fyllable was exclixr^cd nt tl\is cxin- 
ordinary interview. Capt.iin DuTcton w 11 
neii prefenred, and pUicsJ on the np.Iit 
bniul of ihe fnv^reign, v.Uw cofv/ijrfcJ with 
him Oil Furopenn lopics fur Tv■lT^ tSun . >i 
lihur and a halt He :ifrfr Aa.Os re ; 1- 
led witli hrette, cloves, aiul ;i v. r.e y of 
Afianc d.iim»e5 on a fcrv:ce of goUl pia:^. 
Tht luhaii^ di;ring the inier/e-A, liid nti 
rifn from h.5 feat, wli cli U'.is a fcimK; «: 1- 
ih:oii| covered mrich ciimlon vcl'.c% lli.;ft:!y 
emhro'df^ed wicfi gold — nn liis T.'i* w i:> pL.i- 
ced a fw^ird .ind fomej).ii'>ei5, <tii ■ *>u ttimi 
a gold faulf bo3f» apnr,rciitly of '-'nio|}cia 
maimradlure. T1p|Mio has a very m.iicitic 
depoitmenty and i* of the middle itaturr, 
with a cout teoahce very cxprrfiive. Kis 

Dfr, tj. £arf Stinhope gave a grand 
entrrcainiuenc at his nlla in Kent to hit 
H' i^,!iboiirs and tenants, t.) cekhrace tho 
h«>ii(iui:iMe ac<juitiil ut ti.e i<rv. Mr. Juyc?. 
BL-fi.ies iicir 400 gciil'.rmen a d Uoies in 
th« ii<;<i;:ihuiirlMMH), ulio received c:M'dS cif 
iiu'ii.i'1'.n, a mmiber of his tor.lhip's iVicnd*, 
fro'ti icvcml dtHjiit prris wcic aT;:iKbled. 
>\: c'K't oVlock ilje company wcic ir.:ro* 
(U:.:tril into tlso h.i'1-room. fhe upper end 
\v I.S liliini mreJ nv v.nicg't.'J L.tipi^ f.ii)Ci- 
fi;!!v i»riai»£;i:i . I.i tf-c ccarer of a largo ipc ut ciuSlc.ii.iiic ft.'Mr.«., \vm ilsfpLyii!, 
1" la'£(; c'i*.r.idte> , llif: hiuhts or jhhibs. 
Artfr ilic Kill, near 2c-j pj ions, of tx>ili 
("txe^, wii.nTcw li> pi^nakc of ccrv deli- 
cicy C'bnrnfftfr Hull, or ihc fcafop,| 
C'tuld afford ; and, after a oumN:r of appro* 

eye particularly anima'rd and (crutmizing, prtate toaflsaod fons», rciiicd lo gi.e pljco 

fill nofe large, with ohhque dibtcd noltriU; 
his mnttth fmall with thick lips, and an 
cmineficc towards the centre o f th>i upper 
]ip, which projeAs, but is by no mouus 

to other> at tho tables The dauciug wai 
refumed, and coniiiuicd till fix next awm* 
iogi when the c»mi)any feparated, onra^ 
turcd Willi the harmony and hdarity which 
diftingui/hed tlie banquet; and, couiidt ring 
it a difplay of old £ng lib hoTjMiality, re- 
vived with the bell cliaraAeriftic of Eng* . 
liihmen-THB love or LiaiaiY. Th^ 
a* quiitds they aflembled to celebrate, ihef 
confidered as ilie triumph of TruUiaiid In- 
nocence ; as an event which would give th^ 


Jhi/im-CaJI/e, Jmn. 4. Earl Titzwiiran, 

«Hm embarked at Holyhead at eight o*cliick 

fafteiday evening, arrived fafe in the liar- 

bow of Balbrij^KOiV about one o*clock this 

day. His lordthip, on his airival in Duhlm, people confidence in the juftice of our laws^ 
received by the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, the integrity of our juries, and ttie mdepea<« 

dc'ice of our judges ; as an event whidi 
would perpetuate liie rights of Englifhn^en, 
and give vigour and lUbility to the Confli« 
tu'/uiii in Kii.g, I.rf>rds, and Comoions, as bf 
law ell.;bl:fliud. 

Die. 23. An inquifition was taken, at 
I^i^ht'jn, Huntingdon, on the body of ICatluH 
rioe, wife of Henry Chapnijn,of t'.MC part(h| 
blKiurer, who Iiad het n at times ilcranged 
ill her mind, and left her houfc on Thurfilay, 
ab ut noo-i, taking with her a daughter 
a^^onc four years of age. She fet ott under 
a prwte.xe of going to fee fomc relationi aC 
Stnkel'.y, but, as the evening clufed, took 
iheltt r III a (lab!e l^elonglng to a cottager 
at Riiham, who very hum nely adminiiler* 
ed, both to her and t)ie chiltl, tl.c befl re* 
fr.-diiucMt his humhle roof alf rdcd. Beforf 
d t'; i:r,) t :lic next morning the wiMnitn wenC 
olf vvi:li Iter child, .'^nd, as it ;ippe. red, (tr.iy- 
t * t«) K'.'.-kwoith wood, uh'ie, after the 
nioft dihj^c'r f':;Tc!i by (evcral peif»iiiF, em- 
ployed b/ i;»e p.Tiilh o:Viccrs of Leighti^n 
f'<''m Fr d;iy till Motuijy morning 'AUfUitwa 
<»'cl')ck, til., pair were at lai\ 
diicovcd Vy :l;c t.i i.tciic". of the |K>or ir.Lut, 
which :i.c ino'ih'jr ! a..! almofl fltipprd her* 
felf to fcj'. TO fii>ni i!.e iiiciemency of the 
Weather. Kvcry poUiMc care wa-i imme- 
du'.iely t<<iven of tlicm both, but the wumaB i'o r.v.ii'lv fnunil that Oie 
cxpiied .'ilHiUi half an hour after they got 
l.oaie. Tttc iufaitt lias been ni.raculoufly 


jfierift-, and Commons of tlie City of Dub- 
lin. The liiluury in the g-irrifon lined tlie 
ftreett tbroogh which his lordihip, attended 
by a fquadron of drago.m guan^r, prccscded 
to the Caftlc; and upon \\is arrival there, at 
feven o chick, was inira'aced in form to his 
excellency the harl of Wellmoreland, who 
received him, fitting under the Canopy of 
S:a*e, in the Piefence chamber; from 
whence a procefTKMi was m.nle in rhe ufual 
(Hte to the Councd clumber. Tlie Coun- 
al fitting, his lordfhip's CommiUlon \^as 
read, and the oaths being administered \o 
liimt his excellency w^ inveded wtih the 
coUar of the mof) ilhiflrinus order of St. I'a- 
trick, and receircd ttic fwrd of Si-tte fr«>m 
Lord Wellniorclantl. Tie great guns in 
hU Mrfjefty's Phoenix Vark were then fire I, 
aod anfwered by vfUie^ fiom 'he legimen'.s 
«n duty. His excellency a ler^ards lejiair- 
ed to ^Me Prcfcince cliamber, and received 
the compliments of the nobility and oilier 
perfoii»of diftinAion upon his fafeninval, 
and taking upon him the govcrimient of 
this Kingdom. 

CorNTiY News. 

Dtt. 17, The fir ft w«7,gon-load cf tvhcnt, 
agreed to t»e fent to Ri^i miirket by :he 
firmers of that neighNiurliooi, w.u fold to 
the pMor of that place and its virinity at 
U. 6d. per boihel of ten gallonr, at which 
price it is to be continued daring the w inter. 

CtiiT. Mao. Jammrj 1795. 


74. InteUiffnee from various Parts of the Country, r [Jan* 

recarercil. How it could furvivc fnKn mai>ry. comm;«fii1eil by Capt King, march-* 
ThuiTcIay nig^t till Monday morning, \v'.:h- cJ to Mr. Buulbee's to receive tiivir colours 
out fiH)*.!, and expof^ to the open air m (ths^iftcf that g=!iiUni.-ny) where they were 
fuch fcvere wcvJicfi" fcems Iseyond ihc mtt by upwards of f<»rty ladies, wl^o joined 
power of human kno\vlc.di;e to conceive, in the prut-eluoi lo cliuicli. After ihc con- 
The coronei*5 verdidl was, lh:t the mtitM»T fccration of liic colour-, Te Deum was fungi 
died through tlie inclemenceiKy of the wui- and a mod excelienl Sermon ndapicd to tho 
thsr, and fui* wait of fiu^d. The c!):lJ is occ:if:on w^is dcUveiCvl liy the Ruv. Mi*. 
imder tl.e c.ire of a firmer at Leighior, Dunn, from Ihnv. xxi. v. 24. The pro- 
iK^iio feiit in fe:.rjh of il*:m. cellion from church was conducted with tha 

■ Dec. 24 fiot'i the parilh churches of grcateft rcguljritY, to the fatsfadlion and 
Nevjmntict were robbed of tlieir communion- admiration of a numerous concourfc of peo- 
plate. pie. The cd mr*, truly elegtnt, where 

Dover^ Dfr. 2$. The weatlier ha^ been tafte and execution appear in unifon, do the 
as fevere for fcveral <lavs part as ever was ariift the- hight- (I credit. Tlie raanial ap- 
known, with foow ; and fsvcral acc-Jcnts pe^rance of the Infa'-icry and Cavalry does 
have happened in cnnfOkVieiKe. On Wed- honour Co the glorious caufe they Itave fo 
nefday nighr, no lefs than five perfons fell nobly Aep'd forward to fuppoit. And tl>« 
over the quay, two of whom were unfor- uirform dicfs of the ladies, where I'^yuUy , 
tunalely dru\v'ncd, and found the next morn- fat beamui.4 on the count'-iiance of beauty, 
ing arm in arm ; the otlicr three did uot afforded a ma^nifirent and aaimating fpc^la* 
reeeite any ramage ; another young man is cle. While Loughhorou:;M. i.-projj of the 
nifling, and there is too much reafou to fear honour of :umii)g in defence of ihs bell of 
that he is loft. Kir!t;!>, and hnppicll Conltiiution, tlie fnn9> 

i?rt-. 27. Byanadvcrtif;;mcntintheA/u/Ki»<'/'- pfdifcord ** fit for t reafou, rtraiagem and 
/rrpaperSjiriippenrsth u an epidemic fever ra- fpoi I, ' retire in difti intent, with the bij|ter 
£es toaconfiderable degrjenming the bbou:- retl^iun of ilM:ir fallen flatc. £e¥eral pub* 
ing poor of that town, caufed, acct rJing to lie dinners weregivcii In honour of the day,. 
Ae report of the phyficiaos, by want of and, iimongfl otlier demonil rations of joy,. 
cleauHnefs, deficiency of winter clo.iching, the evening C(3i)c1uded with a fuoper and 
Che cxclufion of freth air, and expofure to ball. 

dampncfs. We rejoice, to hear that a fu-t- fan.S. Yeflurday being appointed for 
Ibripcien is entered into for ihs relief and thc'Drcfcntnionof thecolouis tothe£/o<i/o»# 
fapport of the ful'ering objecVs of ihis cjU- Loy;il Vohintevr^^ tne co^|)^ was iii awn up 
Bitty. in ihc market- pVicr. at nine o'cl<Kk, from 

Brixham SivnVy Die, 20. The fleet ftill theace they procteded to the fn^lij where 
remains in lot bay, as i: blows atrcmcadnq^ they are cxcKifed : a parr of ilw* gif^nadier 
liard ftorm at L. N.£< the Ihips ride ama- company were th^n decai'he>l, .icl *i«'cni to 
z'ng hard, theie being a mnft drendful fi*a. receive .in cleg.uit f;:t of colia-.i-i ('he ;; f i of 
Tlic brig Active, fn>m P<»(d to St. Mii-.tial's, Lady Warren) from Mrs. Prefcoi, wh-cn be- 
hath juft now driveui and in lier driving ing d.liveiL'd to the enhgns appointed to 
{ot foul of the fhip Eflridgc, Capt. Robert carry them, C-a\m. W.itfon, the coin manning 
Wyham, and carried away the Kilridge's officer, addreiTed the corps in tr.c following 
Iwwfprit ; the AAive is in the uimoil oun- woi us : 

fer, witl»in the length of therocks with her " Gentlemen, and 1-e'iow Soldier*." 

Biaft gone. One of our boats, in goirg to " The caufe in which we have wiih fo 
their afliftance, was unfortunately upfel, and much alacrity engaged, and v^hich U ho- 
two men drowned, the reft were fa^rd by nourably diiliuguifhes tlie loyalty of t!io ge- 
one man, who got on the bottom of the neral it y of t!;e inhabitants of this town, can- 
k>at, aud hauled fix more to him, and faved not h.ive a more exalted leftimony of tlie 
them with himfclf. A brig is jufl now pp-^pi ieiy of training ourl'elvcs to arms, ia 
(Iriven frofh out rf the, and got on ihedef-.-nce of our king and aniiitry, than 
Ihore, where, it is feared all her h.anii« will tlie prefeni.iLii)n of thei'e C'ljurs from a lady 
perifh. of foch diilinguifticd fenfe, and amiair.: <lc* 

Jm. 2. About two o'clock in the morn- g^nce of manners as our luiy p.itroncfs." 
ing, a (hock of an earthquake was dil- <• The Ibldier muft want cinulatioo indeed 
thinly felt, at Cvnrit, in Tcrthlhire The .who, under fuch an obhgation, is not deter- * 
•oife autfkened molt of the inhabituutb. mined 10 dfcfend them to the laft drop of hie 
The preceding evening was cl^ar and ho!ly. bloods especially when delivered as they 
Several Ihocks have fornerly been felt at ai e, the infiguia of fidelity to tl>e beft of fo- 
Ihat place : their motion in general was veicigns. 

liorizonCal, but this concuffion wan parpen* « As a young corps, we have not, it i& 
4icular. tiue, a leputation eilahlUhed by foimer 

Loygbhorotfgbf yam. 6. This day the loyal achievements to fpur us on to deeds of glory | 
Loughbro' Volunteer Corps of Infantiy nf- but, (huuld our country require our fervices» 
Hembled in the market-place, and, pncMded we ought to remember that we are Dritv^i 
ky a troop of loyal LeicclierAirv Yeo« a£Mitfed£«rtlieUudableyurpufiBoffupi>ortins 


I ^95" J Inittliginei fr%m tfarietis Parts oftli Country. 


' Che imperial crown of this realm, and prefer- 

^viog tis coDftituitonal risbci and libeitie« of 

a sreac n3iiap» and uf a free and hiippy pco- 

! pile I ohje^ which, I tmll, ic is as niMh 

, our uicUnatioiiy as it is nuw lieounie our du- 

.C/t to fupport to liie Ull exireinity. Aad 

althMigh an extraordinary degree uf fucceff 

has latterly attended the arms of our eiie- 

roiev, weouchc ^iqt, on ihjt accoont, to be 

difaiityedi bur, at a monien:ou.s rrifiii like 

tlie pr«reat, wh^ eveiy thin^ dcir and va- 

luahleto us as a en and as ChnitiariS is at 

i'iak.ey it bdiovei> ii« hv oiir valour jn.l per- 

fsverancr tocfHivincr the wnrld chat we are 

Jtili wurtliy of Um iianie and chat acler of 

'* Gentlemen, this is a fuhjeA on tvhich 
much might be fjid Hy men of genius and 
eloquence; hut I, w\w umapiiin m.iii and 
up.ufsd to piibiic fpeakln,:;, mud coiUcnt 
myrelf with adtUngi that in jullice of our 
Ctfufe, ill the good fenfi*, in t!ic loyalty and 
tlie bravery of my cnunrrymen, and in the 
protetition of that divine Providence wliofe 
hoooar hat been fo openly violated by our 
enemies, I place my confidence and ho,?e> of 
fucoefi ; cruAing, that neitlier the hollile at- 
tacks of oiir enemies, numerous as they are, 
aor tlie wicked attempts of thnfe at home, 
who, by the ioiluftrious difcriminaii^m of 
novd do6irins9, h^ve fo infidioully endeu- 
vuuied to deftmy the orders of civil focieiy 
anU iprend anai chy and conhifton over tlie 
l«4td, wiii in tutf eud avail tlusm anv thing { 
but that we, h) unanimity among diiifelvef, 
and by a vigiiionspraiecut onof ihe juft and 
n^cclbry hat in which we are engaged, 
flLiU ultimately be enabled elfedlually to re- 
ful all their efbrts, and to tranfmic to [-oile- 
n:y, unimpaired, a Conftituiion which h;>8 
long bein tlic pnde and boait ui Bngliihmen, 
aud an object of admiration and env7 '^ f""'" 
rounding nuCions." 

The corn* thtin went to church, where 
their wuriliy chaplain, the Rev. Charles 
Prefcut, deh^ervda moll exctrUviu fermon, 
a;!:^:5d to t^e cc£alijn, from the 133 
I'fjim: '* Beholi'i how gixxi and joyful a 
(hr^g It i5t Hretlireni to dwell togctner in 
un.iy.'' Tlie htirnuk of a invafion, 
ai.dcii' (e ai'ifin^ frorn civil wars, werepour- 
tr;.yLd ia tlien;u.l liVcIy colours; the blef- 
iln^5 ^rifing from concord were alfo admi- 
sa ly d^pidtedj whence unanimity was ar- 
<iaK«y recommended. From i lie church tlie 
corps puicweded to tite field, wl>ere they 
went t' trough their excrciie with great eafe 
and fkiil, and hrcd in fiKh a manner as 
would have diftinguifhevl t'le b^ik difciplincd 
regin em under the crown. After this they 
dineJ tojetliei, attended by the gentlemen o( 
tLc town, and in the evening went to the 
l^caire, which was exceedingly crowded, 
sni wtiere a (ikiig, written fur the uccafioo 
^ S'r, Robert Cheetbaro, was fung by de- 
6rc t|f the oflkers, 

ymm, 10. About four n*cIock in Ihe 
moruingy a Hack <if fh-aw, wliicii flood be- 
tween two flacks of corn, the property of 
Air. Ji4m Penny, farmer, at fy, in Suf- 
folk, was difcovered to be on ^re, but bf 
timely ai!i(lance,' was happily extinguithed 
hefdire it had communicatod with the com* 
fiacksj and on Sunday morning, between 
two an J tiu'ce o'clock, a large barn and bul- 
lock- fli:d, the property of Marquis Com- 
walli>, fitu-ited in the fame town, and in the 
occapatiiio of Mr. Jolm Wythe, were like* 
wue difcovered cm lire, which buildings, to- 
gctlier with abouc 90 cotnnhs of barley in 
the (traw, about 40 hufhels of fuckling feed 
in ihe ilalk, 10 coombs of rye-graCs, a large 
Aack uf haim in the bard-yard, and many 
i'liplementsof hufbandry, were totally de- 
flroyeiL Part uf 30 combs of wiieat iland- 
ing m I'r.ckf, was alfo deflroyed, and tha re- 
maiiuler much injured ; all which effe^b 
were ttte property of Mr. Wytlie, tlie te^ 
iiant ; and the whvde were umnfured. 

Vlitmnttb, Jan. lo. This day Cap'.ainS 
Clarke and Wells of two Riga Ships, who 
were captured Sept. ir, in the Bay, and 
cairied to Kieft hy Admiral Nielly't di vi- 
rion, of S)x Sail of tlie Una and Frigates, 
arrived here from Breft, la ft from Mava- ' 
gitfey. Tney briov the following accounts. 
Dec. a;, ili« Republicaine of 1 10 giihs, in a 
g de of wind drove from her anchor in Brett 
Water, and went on Ihoro, and on the lOth 
inflant was gi)ne to pieces. The Hon. Mr* 
Wefley, brother of Lord Momiiigton, who 
was at Qjin.per wit!) Lady Anne Fi:zroy« 
and feveral other ladies, came to Brell, and 
p.>JlJMg for an Americin, with tlie above- 
namea C;ip:ain!:, and Cnpt^in Brokenlhire of 
NLivagilfcy, concerted a pl.m (or an efcape, 
and poicM.ited a boat of a Sweo.lh Captaui, 
of 22 fee: long, for the moderate lain of 80 
guineas. On Lite loth, in number 14, thcif 
commit' ed tl»eml'<:lves to tlie waves, and at % 
at night faded from Brefl with a tolerably 
f.iir wiiKl; wl)en about half-channel oTer^ 
three of the crew, from the inienfe and fe- 
vere weather, died ; and one, whofct limbs 
were fiozen, attempting to hand the fpritfaily 
fell overlioai'd and was drowned, the fea 
then running very higli ; fortuiatcly, about 
6ve o'clock, on Sund;iy the nth, they madf 
the Deadman. Captain Hrolvcnfhire kqevr 
the appearaiKe of the land, and requelled 
to fleer tlie boat for Mavagilfey. By this 
tiine Lord Mornington's brother and th« 
whole were fo benumbed with cold, they' 
could fc:nceiy row ; bnt the fight of their 
native bnd g.ive them heart, and they, with 
a dieerful W L^jy Ladi fur Old England^ 
pulled hard and got inu) M.iyagilV;:y Bay« 
providsntially a: eleven o'clock at night, bu( 
fp much exkiauded tiut the people of Mava- 
gilTey wese obliged to help them out of th# 
boat to a neigtthouring inn, wliere every 
fKCommudatioi^ wa» affufdod them tM q0u14 




be procured. The livinf , ten in numheri 
Wens all put in warm hedf, and Che uufbirtu- 
Dact ritiims to the icvericy of the weather' 
were placed in a room tTll Monday mom- 
ing, wften they were on Che evening of that 
dey ilevently interred in M ivagilTey churdi- 
-yard| atte::ded by L'Ciic. Rood, the privates 
of the Rmal Cornwjil Militia, i^aitered 
there, the clergymen of the town, and ne tf- 
Jy all the inhibicant^— A more melancholy wn^i pr.rfaap^, never witnefled «as 
linf(»rrunatc^y the nnmes of the deci^afed 
could nut be prociiredf hiiving jumped into 
■the boat at the moment of getting under 
way The kindnefe and attention (hewn 
them by all ranks of pvople in and near 
Ma 'agile-' reflects cl>e h'g'ieCt honour on 
their feelings » Englifhmen. Six of the 
Mailers wrre left at MavagtlTey to recover; 
two came here— Lord Morningtoii'> hrrvclier 
fee oif for London expref , with a large 
fealed pa'^uet for the Cabinet. Captain 
CLirkeC.ys, ih:it the French Fitet did not 
fail till the 31ft of Dec. and were ^3 of the 
LinOt 10 Frigates, and 16 Corvettes. Thfiir 
deftinition unknown', but Cippofed to be fen* 
the pioce^tioa of 60 fail of prizes taken in 
tlie N«irth Sea, and laden with (lores, 
coming North -about There had been for 
three months palt an ahfolute embargo on 
jH veflcls of every defcrip(iot>, and it was tu 
Continife till the French Fleet retin-ned. 
Frtvioufi to their leaving Breft, a Decretr of 
the Convention had arrived, to releafe and 
fend home in Neutral VeflitU all Eaglifti 
female prifoners; in confeqnencc of which, 
L.ady A. Fitzroy, and nine Englilh*, 
weie marched, at this inclement feafon 
from ^imfir to Brtfi^ whore they em- 
barked on hoard an American veffel, which 
frill fail as foon a^ the embargo ;s i.iken off. 
The treatment of our prifoners at Bred is 
to a degree unworthy any nation. If com- 
filainti are made to the Co.Timiffary the 
aiif<^'er is, nothing is too bad for English 
prif:>ner;. And, to make ic ftill wnrfr, the 
Comnuifaiy win not allow the Britifh pri- 
i«Miers ti» lay out their money, to purch.ifd 
any little comforts or convensencics. The 
g.illar.c Aiimr;il Bligh, officer^, feamtn, and. 
piarir^es of (ho Aiexinticr, aie all confined iu 
a pf ifon-ih'p. . 

yun 10. This evening the Marquis of 
Do;icgal w.ts Aopiied by five fiKXpadf, 
pn Che Brtm/ejf roaid ; two of them feiied 
tiie h rfes of the carnage, tlie oUier thi-ee 
compelled his lordlhip's fervanc to difm('Unt, 
and Took his piftois from him.— One of the 
poftili 'ns h gged «)f them not to hurt hit 
lerdftiip : Uiey faid they were Geittkman^ 
an J w<.uld not tinich him. — They then took 
from h s lordihip hii gold watch, wuh gold 
chain, f als, &c. and ten guiiie'«9 in csth { 
atter i^hich they polirdy bid bis lordihip 
lireu'ell, and ma<!e oflT. 

'The very important and intcreding news 
ff iho Fro&ch fleet bavinf bsen fioen to the 

fouth weft of Ireland, about forty leaguet, 
received on Suntfay Jan. 11, by an expreb 
fipom Adro. King(mill, nt the Cove of Corkp 
came by the Carteret Packet, Captain Coatea» 
from Waterford to Mi/ford Haven ; and aU 
ttiough the m^il which accompanied it was 
one day out of courfe, yet it re;:clied Lon* 
don 48 hours fooner than any news of the 
fsme kmd from Dublin. Tlie intellivence 
of the aiTival of the Sugar Cane from Indra 
came by the fame paffage, a few days fince ; 
and we may daily lo^k for important news 
from the moft Weilerley part of thefe king- 
doms (tlie weft of Cork) by this ufeful coa- 

It may not be nnnecdTary here to remark 
tluit, in the Anieiicae war, an exprefs from 
Government, via M//ford, faved an immenfe 
fleet of vi6tunllen anii other fliips by coun- 
termanding their failing fnim falling into 
the hands of the combined fleets uf Franeie 
and Spain, then at fea \ which circumftance 
was the original caufe of the |irefenteftabli(h- 
mcut of packets at Milford Haven. The 
cxprelTes for Onblio, Waterfonf, and Do- 
noucchadee, were difpatclicd on the '( hurfday 
evening Irom l^opdoD ; ttie fleet was to have 
failed from Coi k on ihe^ Monday following. 
When v.* exprefs arrived at MilfonJ, a 
froallvelfel, hired for p.iirengesy was about 
to fail : the pairu;e to Waterford nine hours, 
and the exprefs reached Coik on the Simday 
evening, and prevented the fleet from fail- 
ng nexc morning, tlie wind th?n ftrong at 
N. E. which would have fuoon conveyed 
them info the enemy's track. That by waf 
of Dublin arrivcil at Cork. 24 hours after 
the fleet would have failed from thence, had 
not the inftrudl o;is fcnt via Waterford pre- 
vioufly arrived la avert the difafteri and 
that by Donougliailee much later. 

From this circumAance, the MiniHerfaw 
fo forcibly the gre.ic advantage, in a )K>hti* 
cal point of view, of having a government 
eftaMiflimeni at Mclford and Warerford, 
where the packet-boits can ;«lways fail in 
and ont, that lie em|H>wereU ihc l'i»(t-maHer- 
gennral to contiaci for five veiieU, as at 
Holyheid, to (nil daily ; which h i^ been the 
eflnHhihmenl for years pall. 

Jan. 14. This moi'uing »h<>utxi, as a 
boat was coming from the Lit:l; Nore to 
Shstrnefi VarJ fur (loneSj in whrih were ^ 
Iteweiiant, two midfliipmci), and fix fea* 
men, unfoiiunacely by a fuUvien gu I of 
wind the boat over et, when one midfhip- 
man, ami the fix feamen, were drowned. 
Tlie middiipman druwneil i« the fon of the 
Rev. Mr. Bathurft, one of the Min«»r Ca- 
nons of Rocheilcr, a promifing yotiih. 

^'ift^t T""- »7- Monday morning laft, 
abmK two o'clock, the houfe of Aaron Lardy 
of Hyde, in tl>e parifh of Minchin- Hi^mpton, 
Gloucclttfi;ihire, was difcovered to he oii 
fire, u hich raged with fuch fury, that t^e 
owner and a very iMfirm After, (the oufy 
petfuQs in the houic,) pcriihed in the 



ti9iam< Mr. Lanl was formally a dav-Ia- 
boorer s but, having Keen 1e(t ibme (iroiieciyy 
had lb p^KiiGoniotifty u!eJ it, th:.t / is lup- 
jpofed ho has left hchind htm ne'Tly 5000). 
•C iutetefti th^ feQiiri^ies fur whicii, it is 
Aar0d« were denroy«d by tlie fl mnrs. 

Uuerfptif Jan* i^. About 5 this mom- 
ins * ^'^ ^^^^ difcovercd in tie Coui:c:U 
Wnmii of oiir Exclian£e { ^n«^ although «'veiy 
affi(iM)oe was oht tiiied a^* r<ioii a:* {lOiTiblc, 
dw flanaes fpreaJ fo rapidly, tlMt tliey foon 
peiMCrated to the roof, nr.d in a Ibort i-.m? 
Ibe Court-romni AiTrmblv-mom, an<l all 
tbei fi!erior of I hat elegant firu^uie, wc-»e in 
fliinnes fo fiihuus that nothing; a u!d cli#c1c 
tfacfn. The Charter, Tofvn Kecuids, I'a* 
pen^t and Books of the Treafurers and Loan 
offic«n» 9nd the Rrgalia, were all faved ; 
•ml ih« buitdiog ereAing on the North fide 
of and a«i joining to the Exchange was prefer- 
led antire. 1 he origin of this acciileat is 
not yet ceitainly knownj but from a fmell. 
of fiDoke having for fune days pad been 
perceived in the Council niomy it is fufpt'c- 
ted that there was fome contmiuiicaiion be- 
tween the Loan ofhce chiain4y am! tlie lion- 
beir in the fit or of the Council-room ; 'and 
which having taken five, had been fmother- 
\ag without being fufpodted. 

19. The rapidity of the fire wasoccafionrd 
liyche mode praAifed when the Exdiangeof 
that town was bu>U» of coating each timber 
Urith turpentine or rofin, in order to pie- 
Icrye it. which, when caught by the fire, 
proceeded with fuch rapidity rouud the in- 
terior of tl^e edifice as to baidle every exer<- 
tign 10 get it nqder untii the whole was nearly 
glutted. Tlicre was no perfon loft during 
the fire, which was completely e xtinguifhed 
before noon, nor did it break out iigain, as 
erroneotiily ftated — The whole fum infurcd 
upon the building and furnitura does not ex- 
ceed T 500I. Upon an infi>e4nion of the ruiii^ 
Ug fire deafly appears to have been <Kca<- 
fioned by a joid being placed too near Uie 
pipe or flue i*f one of the chimneys under the 

Tarmzu:bf Jan, ir). The Prlnceis of 
Orange, and the Hereditary t'rlncefs (Wife 
of the Prince} with her child, are tliis mo- 
ment arrived, anJ landed heie. 

The inlubitants had bui little notice of the 
event ^fore they were put on (liore; hut 
they received them, however, with tliat ge- 
nerous fympaihywhicn chariAc^rizes Kngl-lh- 
men, and eveiy mark of ref}>e6l was flicwn 
to thefe onfortunate perfonages, tiut the 
time wouM ai^mit of., The military were 
und-r arms in the market- pi ace ; and ilie 
populac: taking the horfo from ilie carriages, 
drew their Royal Highnefles twice round ii, 
and afterwards to the houfe of the Mayor, 
where fuch of the pany as lie could accom-, were entertained with the greatelt 
lefpeA and hofpitalty. 

]«»WMr/^ Jan, 22. Early yeflerflay mom- 
jog C{i6 Ueredittry Paincc himfelfj whoj 

with his father, the Stadiholder, had land- 
ed at Hara ich the evening before, camo 
hither alfo, and proceeded on with tlte W'lolie 
paity to Coldiefter in a few )iows after- 
wards. This morning the Duke of Yt>r^ 
arrived here, with a view of attending iheir 
Royal Highndfes to London ; but, fiiidinc 
thent gono, ftaid only to take fiHne refrcfh- 
ment, and immediately puifued the fame 

CVt^/rf. Jan. as. On Tuefday evenioc 
abo'.xt M iimrtf r paft S,the Scadtliolder arrived 
lere iVdm H:irwich. He ca^ne from Sche« 
veimg in an open boat, witli only three men 
and O'lC boy to navigate her. He has been 
at the White Hart Inn fince his arrival 
here, but to-muirow he takes up liis re^ 
dence ac the iKNife lately prepared for the 
reception of tlie Princefk of Wales, belonging 
to Ifaac Boggisi efq. of tliis town. The 
Herediary Prince arrived here 00 Tuefda/ 
afternoon, accompanied by Lord St. Helens. 
The latter fet off for London foon after hU 
arrival, the former proceeded to Yarmoutby 
to accompany his motlier, the Prlnceis oC 
Orange, and the Hereditaiy Princefs hit 
fprufe, with her child, on their joumex 
hither to joi.i the Siadtholder. They aU 
arrived herein (afety laft night at twelve. 

Baron Nagel, with Mr. Elliot (Mr. Pitt's 
kinfman,) who arrived here yefterday evoa- 
ing, went forward on their way to Yar- 
mouth, fiMT the purpofe of meeting the illus- 
trious perfonaies, but by foroe accident thef 
paired each other on the road : they are noir 
at the Cups in this town. 

At two o'clock Uiis mqfning, letters were 
brought to the Worihipdil the Mayor from 
the Duke of Portland's oAce, defiring that 
every accommodation might be afforded to 
their Serene Highnefles. The Mayor, with 
General Sir Robert Sloper, have in coofe- 
quence waited upon the Prince, and he has 
appointed to-morrow at eleven o'dock^ for 
the Corporation to wait upon him. 

The perfonages who have come from Ho^ 
land by difliereiit veflels, and are now aflem- 
btc'J here, aie, their Serene HighneiTes the 
Prince a:id Princefs of Orange; the ^eredi- 
tJiy Hhnce and his fpoufe (fiA«ir of her 
K< yal HighnefS the Dychefs of York)y witli 
hc:r infant fon ; Prince William George Fre- 
derick, the Stadtholder's fecond fon; the 
Prlncefs Louifa Frederica Wilhelmna, bis 
daughter; il»e Princo of DarmtbJt; the 
Countefs of Waffinauj General Ryland j two 
Benticks; M'Larr^, Private Secreury; 
Lieut.-col. Bentinck, Capt. Elliott, Mr. 
Herd, geittlemanof the Chambers $ befidei 
a numerous train of attendants. 

Jan. 19. On Monday laft, being the day 
appointed to celebrate the Queen's Birthil 
day, the Kenton Volunteers adembled in the 
morning, at their ufual parade, to receive a 
new Colour, given by the Right Hon. Lord 
Vifcount Ct^nrtenay. Having gone thixxigH 
various •vciutigos m a ftea4y and (bidier-like 


IT ?.i<)^, they received the colour; and frz-in doubt not, to fecurc to us, as fjr as you 

chcrice proceeded to church, where it was may, thofe Nc'Rngs, in their experienced 

co.:rccrated by t!ke Rev. \V. F. Mackenzie, fuince— the eftaitlilhed conftitiuinn of your 

T^i-r t'lcn marched to a field ai'joinin? t!)e ci/Ui\tiy. And now, faithful detHifitaries, a< 

c-Mrrch, uhTS » hey fiffd three crccllcn: vol- wc confiduilly ilc-m you, of thefe facred 

rw» Ml honom'of the «l:ty ; afier which rh^y ti-irt?, accept ru:- bcneil.dliou :— " May ye 

iprflc&Hled to Powoeihrim-CaftIe,-and I«aving •' he ftrong in ihe Lord and in ihs power of 

■ajain fired in a manner wl-.i^h gave uiilvcr- " his mig'.t ; aiwJ may his pleifure profper 

£il fatisfsftici, and r« ric.*led hi:^h l-.on'Mir on ** i:i your !i;inds 1" 

llienifflves aii-l ir.eir »»»ncrr?, tiis Lordlhip After this the VoUinteeis marched to thjB 

was ih^n thsnkeil hy the r Commnnder, fov Hoc, wliere ahiiut one o'clock Lord GcnrgijB 

•V»e hitih honour cimfftvnu! on thtrn that dy. T.^oox, com.nanutfr in chief, attended by 

E"!' £ le^vkd av the Cati!?, th^y rcrircvi :o lii- Aid-iUi CMtm andfniie, arrived, and re- 

the CiJ\«r:i.nay Arms -y. 5nr-Cr«Jl», wlicrc a r:cv\\.J tliom. Tlie two ci)mj>ani«s form&l 

fumptumis iliLoer \vr> i^wr.'.M a»: his Lord- i;i lour dvifion;. ni-iiched by in flow and 

Ihip's expencr-, and concluded the evening tpiirk time, tl.e o:ruer:> f.iluting in a very 

^Hh loyally, hamiony, and convivial i'.y. g'^otrtylc; boing fornie.l, the m.innal fuc- 

rfyiK'juft, jMt,it. Yertei day being the cjsdtil. Af:er whitt^, the cruhiii: n*: aid 

■Aiy on which her Majsfty's birth-day was firi-^ps brgm, r.nd it is bu: j-iHiceto f.iy, that 

kfpi, WRS oKcrvrwf a*? nfiial. Til's Ply men! h a hc'.tcr revi-jw (cl|::r.a!ly of fo young a 

Vnruntcers, '-omoiamK! by M;>jor Hawker, corps) his nut been iccn in Plymrjth ihefe 

>n Iwnnur I'f the «'ay, h.\d thsir C'»l,mrs pre- many y«-ar^ U)id Georj? .J.Ui.Yx expicf- 

•fented t» ihem on the rar.:de by Mrs. Sy«- fed in ilie Uighelt terms to Major Miwkcr 

•ipnons^ thcUJyof our woitlr/ chief magii- his appi'ol):ition of (Icidiiiefs und«r 

fr.»ff, ai'.d ih« lal^ie^ of Ph mouth. .At ten arms and military appcuanre The review 

fJ'clock the corps gave an elegant hreakfaft to being fi 'ilhei!, and colouis lodged at the 

0n Ihe laditrj", fuhfciiber> to the coIour^, at Major's, tlie ortict^r? and privates dined at 

fhe Mayocilty lloufi-. At flrvcn, a pro- the different ir.ns in the town; it is needlefs 

ceifion w.ia f:*rm:d of the I.'. lies from thence to .idd, that convivial nv reip^ufd to a late 

■to, an otficr of the army and holir. Sever.d loy^il and loafts wvrc 

iD'rrn»lc.?rryin'». tie c ■lorir'^ : when arrived giv«n, and the dr.y enJcd with the utmolt 

in fionr of «iit. Vi*luntefi-s, the Mnyorefs pre- h.irmoiy and good humour. 

i»nted iliem ftparntely to iM.ij'»r Hawker, 5 P. A/. — An exprcis is j oft arrived, to 

Ity'whom they were delir?rcJ to th.e two lay an embargo on .dl the D::ch men of war 

Fnf.gns, Fi'Iis and [ulhn; on being re- and merch-aiimen now here. Value near 

cci'.ed, t!ic Mutine 6and itruck up ** God two millions. 

fave the King." The Volunteers fired three Jan. 26. Below Nciucajlic, the roads are 

evct-llent vnllie«, the drnms :nid fifes be« in, fo foil of fncw that the Scotch Mail w;is de- 

9n\\ pi.'"ip«t rh" Grtnadiers M.irrh «nd Rri- laincd on M'^nday lai\, tlOii-h on many ftj- 

tniT^. <^nk«^ home. The c'fr:r-rs ;nul n»«i r.i- gcs it altcmjited to (iircc ihionj'i with f;x 

I:jni'% ih** Fnln'rts then Hdvance-d :\ few pa- or <'i;:;hi htirle.i ; fnice whcli t-m*; the fiow 

ns with thccoWiurs. which being iliiipiKd, is fo lilown and drsficd mCo heaps in the 

tl-c R'iv. J., Vic.T of S^. Anlrcw's, raid between Prefs and Da.ibar, th.t tie 

?r-d Pnbend.'ry of Exercr C thedrd, fo- mail can nnly proceed by horfe. Other 

Icm'dy c<»n(ccraic<l them to A)m«ghiy (toi', public cirriajej) are Hopped tdl ttic faow is 

llir ip^dbror< flarding unr<iveird, anil pro- cicnrc * :".\sny. 

u^i'ueil the following «irigctic pi:«yer of Hrt^btfju^ J.m ly. We were ahrmfd 
coiifccrAtion : •* lo thitt Almit;hiy i^vuig ihi.- morii'»g hmwc«n ocie ;«nd two oVI.jcL 
whi>("e providence ordereth ail thnt^s both in by the jTilhiuii **f warcr — the fnow meit&d^ 
heaven a'td earth; moll adoiable for his and cnme mlhing liown thci town \:\ tnr- 
mercicsl fnoi) awful in Ids judgements ! 1 ruii:^; tlw Stoine wa^ entirely covcied, as 
t-*n»ily de-l'rare thete CldoMr^, m thii' hour wr.s the LctcI ; it w:iS t'lnir f^s^t dtc,» on the 
^ h .ftdc- mrn'»cf, imploring »iii blciling Srrni?. S:r John Hridger had thee fine 
«Hi th'* p.iirioric civrps, v. h )fe rtand.-rds iliey hoj fes drowned, -a^ the warcr was fo deep at 
are. (.'onircrrtHrO thus to him, uMio is the the Stable that it WuS en:. TwIv covered. Mr. 
ChkI of orOri- --i\i\ n«iC of lonfnfion , -»nd con- Cr.iw'ord naiTcwly efcaped hcing diowned, 
*dcd to y. ur valok)r, by Th</c whom it muft by going iip<in »he ground near his Libr^iy, 
Ite iJie'firfl wifh of your !ie;ir.^ to protect, to (ee whether hin houfe was fafc : the 
we alfure cnufelvcs, fedow-c'tizenr, that ;:round being undcnnined, fell in, with Mr. 
i*i«fe baniifMS will be fe-n, with diftmAion, Crawford n|Min it, wlio wa^ fot ced into tl)e 
m tlie p.ith of hononr, if yotir military I'er- fca. The w.^.ter fcutlrely filled the cellars of 
\jces IhaU be called for (which Heaven Mr. Tilr, at the C.iftl?. 
avert!) either by the incurfion of the enc- S/rafJlrH, Jan. :8. When the mail- 
n«7, or by t»e rtill more to be deprecated a coach ainved here laft night, it could pro- 
mi imiiy, of dome ill c tumult. . Auihori/ed ceed no far her tor the flood and floating 
junrdians, as yon pr^, of all rhat is de ir t* a ice. The mail was carried over the Avoi^ 
i»ii<ith hut'.MP, it -will be )oar care, we by Ihe^uaidj and forwarded to London by 



1795-] . D O M E S T I C ^O CC U R R E N€ B S.- 


horfe and chs'fe. Tlie Rirer Len Imtl t*t» wi'iarc'y nJvanocd ta fsizc hitti ; lot ths 

fwelled i« b.»nks and ovcitl »wrtl il>« 7^*^ frr.ow pii\l«*d out a jmII-.^, aM I d'fc'argf*! it, 

fljt, cliai ttie mail un Tlie 28th lyO'i'd n;^ a; tlu; Cimf^ah'e, wIhii. I*'eling Ijim •■( 

come Che ufual iwhc tliroj^h^y, *^\v \vouni!R»', imincvV:uta!y ueiu cut of tNci.u*,, 

wasfnrcMl in rum roiin-l ;iivl pM)Cco.i hy niul v»mMw1J about ten yards lu a nciRl.H^rjr- 


y***. *K This dj>y »Hc trc^fuftTan*? Va j- ' <!ccd' w.i''. wc .\i'j forr^" tj fiail, fulf;:rssl^ 
ge of iSs Serene Hig'uief^ the Prince of m efcupe wiih ct^oij a lioa*'" 'l'h<; d-iw 

of ihc i>iiV)1 hjj .i^JseJ in ilie Coo- 

bian^e wt% hrua'^la tu toivn. an J c:>i>Tc>eii' 
10 iCrw, efccrrcJ by a lariy of the T.Jii^ty. 
There w«rc 14 lar^e ^A^aggun'^, fulty iaJ/ii. 

DoMfiSTxc Occv*ic: ycts. 


Abnnt twrUc ^Ml^k, twj vefTels h:ok« 
fr«'m tlicir njiMMinj**! ;i liiilc f>«jtiw r>Mv.Jiin^' 
briJ(;e ; the li-J.-j tlicn running lUs ci >;.%-. 
A very prat mnh aifcmh'e.l in' I.oriil'm" tfiem ajii'ift tir-r bri'-c wii'i fucli f^-rfd, 
ra'*1, leuling fi<»oi t'lc Obciiik .n St. iljat one of il-cm (fl V^''c^-tn<I■'an:lan ivilh* 
(It »igc's. hcl*h t<ythc tlcplvjnt ;\iid C iili", three mitU^ n>a';ifi3 Oie" Cttntr:: archj car-' 
a: N-«in?nin burs, an**, h^/i-is i- ti:iTr»tv»n ri.-J awny a!', her maft^ c!ofc by thu bnari'^ 

lliJt a nnmbcrnf m^nweiti impiiio>ed by a 
certain i*cfcnpii«>ii of ci'ia«p<, ;itia' kt:d the 
iioiife where theft perfwus uero (GhAocJ, 
demiilifhed their window!^, and relcafeJ iS 
mm Tvlio were chained together by h mJ-citfs 
and OtlHrr iron I'gamcnt*.' The Borough 
Magi(lrates« on hearing wf ibis outrage, 
hnmediacely fsnt down tNeir cfficeri ; 
andtbeadcin; rcciuiiiiij fcrjnnt bcir-s ta- 
ken into cvilt«v.y, he was, aflT a (h'wi 
examination, conimiired (o the 'N-'W G •ol* 
The circnml^anc; s whicli led to the difco- 
»ery of tliii •mprifonmcMt tvas'that of 
kitfnapping a pdc-boy, who, before he wak 
chained down, coiiirived to, break' a p.ine 
of fTars in the dnn^inj-rcK-^m wmuIi.w (for 
the !ioufe wai a private on*?, and e!^^ mUIv 
fnrniihcit) from whence he cr.eti f ut 
** mnrdcr!" Th« ^i-nnrd thTc ghhdur- 
hood, and, as it h.ul been fufpefled by them 
tlut perfons were illegilly confined there, 
the doors and windows were foi>n demolifh- 
ed,^ind the prifoner^ liberaiea. The fer- 
je^nt and his crew had two women of the 
inwn genteely di^rlTed Uj», f<;r the purpofe 
of inveiglinj yuorg men into the liou'c, 
whicfi they ftyU-d t -eir lodjing*, whei* ihe 
dehid«d were ini'^antly handcufTed; aud 
about tiire5 or fonr o'clock in the mcrnirg 
fcni lift in coaches, hired for the purpol*, 
to the conntry. Next dny, fever4) more 
yjoth^j who where eoit^'^ed in other parts 
nf tlie fields, were rele.ifcJ by the Magif- 
trates, amidd the plaudits of a numc;-LUS 
multitude of fi^e^tor?. 

This evening a |>c«ce officer, wilb a 
virarrant from a Magi A rate, went :o ap- 
prehend a footpad in one of the littte pi:!;- 
he-houfes which line the quays of the liver 
Thames, in thK pait of the Borough cal- 
led Bankfide. On entering the tap, ite ini- 
mediately difcovered thd delinquent he i\ as 
in fiearch of, dreffcd in a feaman's jacket 
andtrowfen, and tippling with feyeral othec 
perfons in the fame -tfr9(fi . The oflicer im- 

knocked doivii two of the lamps on the top* 
•t the hrid.;ie, bent the 1^-% p 'iron in an .illo- 
nlQiin^ ni'im^er, and, wirha cralh that niad^^ 
tlic u hole fabric fh.ike,' p djcd ihr^ngh the 
arch with incredible vLlo^ity, and drifteij^ 
up the rver witli the tide to Bl. ckfri jrv-' 
bVit!ge, whirh Ww zVjo v.rnt thmut^h, biit 
without any f^-.rihcr jccidcn;"; ard continued 
her courfe till C^v. r.irnrt above S«>meifot, 
Hmife, where Ibe drove (ui fiiore, and w'.\\\ 
foirc difficult-/ was moorcV. The cieA^ 
perceiving the. r »JaT\j;cr, to;'k to the boat a 
tVw nv. notes be 'ore ihe re.ichtd London- 
bridge, wh.icb, in nil |robabihly, f.»vcd 
fomeoftlier lives. The other vcllel, ftri- 
klnp * ap-^inft the ft:iTrr.^j'^ of one of the' 
i'T'..>ll.'r. arche«, w:»* )>!ev. iiicd from going 
'lirough, but fiom t'le iln»ck have 
b- en coifidcrably d im-»;;e I. She rcTvaintJ 
tT^ t •! the turn of ihe tide, when the was 
p.dt ofT, and, with tl^e alfiilancc of foTie 
bi>at:i, was towed into a place of iafdv. 
The above accident i^ fuppofcd to hive h:ip- 
pencd from the lar;;e picciK of icebrmight 
up the river h^ the toCt futtinjj the Lables 
by which the Ihip^ werr moored. 

TncfJ^:V. J**^' 20. 

Two new bu;it houle^', on the biU n?ar 
t!»e Bin'ca^e, at Nfewinjlon, wr i-c ' m nr by 
the Cireli f^nef^ of the woikmca eiii]>loye4l 
in furnifhing tli'-irs. 

Thi; morn-ng iwn w.if^hmcn, he!oinins 
t.> tliu parifh of B'oontfo'iry, vvrc t.^jnJ 
frozen to dea:h on their pi»(h. Thty h..d 
b-H*n feen, a few ht>urs f before, rwt.aiinj 
themfelves with liquor, to tnable then to 
enirwtinter the fcverity of the v. c/.Iaf, 
which, It is fuppofcd, canfcd th^m to UW 
into a fleep, from wh'ch cVcy nc^c- avvokj. 

The fame day a man, wlin it is piopoff J 
had fallen overboard, AoatcU throL.Ji Lon- 
t'on bridge with the ice. Ooly V.\s \\i>.ii a«;.l 
arms could be feen^ and he was frozcti t j 



This day Mr. Fox's BMb Day was ce- 
lebrated at tite CroWn iinJ Anchor Ta- 
vern by ooe of the mod nameioiis conipu- 
itiesthat ever afTemblcU ou a riinL!ar occa- 
lion. Before five o'clock every room in 
tlie houfe was crowded and vaft numbers 
of sentlemei), for whom accommiMlacion 
could n<4 be provided , repaired to other ia« 
Verns intlie neighbourhrKKl to commemorate 
Ihe day. Upwards of fifteen hundred tick- 
^ (twelve hundred of which were fold at 
the bar on Saturday foieno*>n) were difpofed 
of to tlie friends of Mr. Fox, who confiflcd 
of natives of every country in Europe and 
America. The Duke of Bedford L(K)k the 
chair in the principal room, and in every 
Oth^ a didinguifhed gentleman of the oppo- 
f!tion parly prefided. The whole \ya$ con- 
duced with the utmoft piopricty and deco- 
riir^, and die glifs went nicinly rouid till a 
Ute luMir. 

Monday f y^n. i6. 

A petition was prefented to Houfe of 
Commons from the Lord Mayor, Aldcr- 
nen^and Liverymen of the City of London, 
l^raying that the Houfe, difcUimIng all right 
of interfering in the internal concerns of 
F)rance» will be pleafed to take fucii' mea- 
fures as ihcy in their wifdom ilmll think pro- 
per, for the purpofe of promoting a fpccdy 
peace bstweiii Gi-eat Britiin and the power 
Wi'h whom ue are at war.— OrdeieJ to lie 
OU tlie tabic. 

The fi>!l()vi mg is a Copy of the Addrefs 
£jerciic«rd tins daj to his Majedy, on the 

To The King's Mofl Excellent Miijefty. 
The Hunih!e Addrefs of the Lord .Mayor, 

Aluui men, and Ctimmons of t'le City of 

Loudon, in Common Council aflembled. 
Moil Gracious Sovereigni 

We your MjjeAy's mod dutiful and loyal 
fubje^U, the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and 
Commons of the City of London, in Com- 
nkMi Council affemhlcd, humbly appiroach 
tlie Lhi cne vb ith renewed profeflions of firm 
ami iinlhikcn :tttachment to your Majefty 
and Koyai Family, and full determination to 
fupport imr molt excellent Contlitutioii, in 
Chuich iml St;itc, ?gainl\ all fuch attempts 
as twivc lately bi;eii m.-iJcto fubvertit. 

With I he deepf?f\ concern, we have be- 
held, th.i!, notui(hd:inoing the uniform bra- 
nny m.uiifciled througiiout yonr NLijefty's 
icetb .md armies, the objects of the jufl and 
nec<flary war, in which this country is en- 
gaged, h ivc not yet been accompliihed. 

But at the fame time, with the fteadied 
confidence- on the God of all Victory, we 
rely for the final fnccefs of your M;.jedy*s 
arms; to frcuie to tliefe kingdoms tl.e per- 
n)ane>it enjoyment of focial order, freedom, 
and every orher bleiling which we txptri- 
e C9 under your M.^jcfty's mild and pacer- 
n.ii gov«:riimt:r t, and the glorious Condi* 
luvioii, ri>' cdabUihed at the Kevolixiuo. 

Your Majedy*s uniform and benevolent 
concern fur the mtcreds of your people will 
go before our wiihesi that your Majefly. 
uill employ every means which (hall be 
mod proper to defend this country againft 
its fore:gn and domrdic enemies ; and tj 
red(»re to us the b!e(rm?,s of Peace, when- 
ever it be done CMifiHeiitly -with the 
hon(»ur and dign'iy of the Stare ; and with 
that permauLiii fccurity which is above nil 
thing*:, important CO the maintenance of our 
Tradei Commerce, and Profperiiy. 

Yoiir M.ijedy may be alfured of the warm 
and uniform fupport of yonr faithful Citizens 
oT London, in your M^jedy's exertions to*' 
wards this dcfirable end ; convincedi :is we 
ai-e, that on this event alone depends the ex- 
i deuce of all good govemmeuty fectirityy 
law, and religion. 

Saturday f Jan, JT. 

Tlie malls fi>r the Continent, except thofe 
to Spain and Portugal, are in future to be 
CNiveyedifrom Tnrmourb to the £lbe) they 
are 10 be carried in a fng.ite ; and the Pod- 
(irlicc Agent has orders 10 pniceed with the 
mails of. Tuefday i>ext to Cruxhaven, on the 
Elbe, to render the ncceflfary arrangements 
for tl:cir furtherance. The pod will branch 
off from Cruxhaven in two dire^ions ; the 
one, having Uie letters for {Holland, Franc- 
fort, S\vit2<.rljnd, and Italy^w'dl go by the 
way of KiTRien ; the other mail, containing 
letters for Germany, and the north of Eu- 
rope, will pafs through Hamburgh. The 
packet which carries out the fird malls will 
f .il from Harwich, and be convoyed to the 
£lhe by a flnojf of war ; but afterwards the 
packet:; will faii from Yarmouth. 

Government, wit.: due lo .liJerstion and 
cnerr];V, equal to the magnitude of the ob- 
ject we liave at dake, have made amnge- 
mcnts for immediately manning every velfel 
of war in our pores, capable of putting to 
fea ; and to that purpofe a Circular Letter 
has been written by Mr. Dund;iS to tlie 
Mayor, or principal peKan, of every great 
town on the co:id. 

(copy) Hatft'Guardtf faiuary-^lf^^* 

•* Uis Majedy's Miniftcis" being defirous 
of fubmitting to Parliament tlie mad fpseilf 
and crteAual means of procuring an addi« 
tional fupply of men for his Majedy*!> naval 
f^rvicu i .and being defuous fur that pur- 
p M'e, to receive the bed iofurmat'ion on that 
fuhjeel from the principal ports in the king« 
dom ; I have thought it right to apprize you 
of it, in order that yuu may communicate 
this intention to the merdiants and traders of 
■ i and in hopes that they will^ fen4 

up I'ome'perfons eii.ibled to iiite whatever 
may occur to them, with a view to the gene- 
ral fervice, as well as U the particular in- 
tcrcd of t!ut port." 

The pl.ui, which is to be propofed io 
the Houfe i^f Commons on Mtviuay, it is 
believed, will meet with the general ap- 
probalieii of the pubiick. 


1 795-1 Biribs and Marriages tf nmariaUc Pirfsns* g t 

V0I.LXIV. p. 1x56. The bte Rrv. John At Souilucll, ncnr Newark, Mr. Joha 

HiH^uiCihi, M. a, \fcll"\v of Qju p.'s col- Rullen, wliol^LIe 'brewer at Now^rk, to 

l^gCy OxforJf not Camlr:dge\) v,M «iiuC2te<! Mtis Su'ton Ilodgkinfon, of the former phce- 
at St. 'Bntfi fdioolf of which he wa" after- Mr.Chamh-riin^a'.tcnicy, to Mifs f-;;irl!u 

wants head-mader. He ferved tl c ofiice of El'^, b.'tli uf Oorhjr. 
pro-produr ia ihe univeiTity in 1787 ; and At Ofoati, iu Scot'md, Mr. fiii^^h Steven- 

y/7Z a very amiable and uortliy ta^n^ and an ^on, tann'*r| to Mif^ Sufati M*Le.)i), d.toghtec 

cxcUlent fcholar. of the \y.'i C.>rt. HuRh Nl'i. of Lan^namutl. 

■ :i. Abrah-^m- Hem yL hi .1 ben, efq. banker 

Births. in iBond-ih'i*<rf,ioM:lsR»t-.'iffc,of Siymow 

LATELY, the wife of John Benuchnmp, llrtet. o:i!y J.mgliter ol the bte Tniiram R. 

of Wiington, co. Someifet, her twen- efq. of Jamaica. 
iiflth eWW. Eetire ilicy htuS \:ecn married 5. At War: i^'^Ton, Rev. Mr. Womlrow. 

* gjjl yean, ihe ha»» l!i:rrccn cluMi en. 1 lie of (..imhi i.'T«, m m \i Ha, tlry, d,v.i-!-.;er of 

fole depembncc of ilic faniilv* '• ;s"«.x' ii i.n Ki'v. Mr. M. vjcar ut I.- i-h, 
the hu£b.iuJ, vilio is alabcurer, and has but 6. Rev. [u1 11 ^H•orc J'.ro'i-:e. re€lor («f 

afliiUiosaday. ro^ki.i-'.an , co. unjoin, n:nl fon of the 

Jam. I. At Hull, ihc Lady of John Feat*, htc celcbratHd aiitliiir-ifs, to .Vifs |iilj, of 

cfq. crloncl of the Northumburland n^iKtia, Stnpirord, in t!"; 'amc county, c*:<.U(;V.tor of 

a fi:n and heir. th»; h?e C.T|>f. J. of t»;r; royal ii.ivy. 
. 4. In Powii-p', tl.c Lady of Mr. Ser- Mr. Dw cc^< f Eafl-flntr, Red Lion fqu.i. 

jeant Wa'.fcn, a ^;n and I iiv, ihv r 1 3 in child, to Mifs Fi.iiici!': Wr^e, nf Sohhn'>l 

5. The La*=y of Rjchard-Joirpli Sulivan^ S. At EJmor.;f)n, Me. V* ..rd, < t C!r:iIorti- 
efq. a fon. . Arc< t;*, ro \\\\\ licmwil^elJ- 

6. At his Jiorfe in Kcrncr's-flrctt, tlie eft dai:f.'ifcr»:f'Il'.h. H. cf.}. 
idj of V/. Parker Tamond, cfq.'a fon. 12. A'. Citn. Capt. ]ii..cUw>Oil, of t>.t 
16.. La*!y of Mr. Serjeant Ucyuouo, a royal navy, co Mifs Crofux-, (illtr t.> J.iin o. 

^aushter. cfq. M.P. for tlte county of Kerr^-, Iic!.iiid. 

17. At his boufc in Stanhope Crcet, May- At L.a^gton, J<Un«'.ii)rd, cr». Horicr^ 

iJiir, the Lady of tlie Rigiit Hon. Charles Capt. Clithcrou*, of the Snl1e>: mult it, only 

Ton'olhendf n dnughtrr. fon of James C. efq. cf KoUon-li^vif:*, co. 

21. At hishouie in Brond-Areet,the Lady Midi'lefex, to Mif^ bnow, daughter of Geo. 

of John Cornwalli jbn. efq. a fon. S. efq. of L/!ngtoii. 

I I 13. At St. Mnry-la Bwnc churth, the 

MakrIauss. Rev. Georgc^Owcn Cainbriilg?, to Mitft^ 

LATELY, at BcHntcr, co. Menth, in Ire- Cornelii M i-Trp. 
land, the Hon. Henry > 01 hes, brother Thom:«s Lfit, efq. of Limhe:!:, to Kfrs. 

of the Earl of Giannid, .nnJ nepheiv 10 \h*i SuUnnah Ciuiif*, oi T*wiikenh.-)m. 
Marquis of Buckingham and il.e Earl of 15. LiCt (^q c;f Lccv!:, to MiiV Mcy- 

£e«iceley, to Mifs K. Fieftcn, fiftcr ri John rick, vb.ur'^tyr of il!.: l;/c J.inv:. Vi. ei';. 
P. efq. 'M. p. for the borcuj-h of Navyn. Chai ii'>TI'cllulVr, chj. to Mifj Sabiiie Rn- 

At Rounuwood, co. Wicklow, John bail«. of FTinMiy-l'iunu'. 
Ormfl)y,efq. of Ball; gi"iia;i, to Mifs, At St. P.iui.»s, Mr. J«'hn Joyce, Jun. ve- 

daufhterof the late Dean S.ot 5ynj;cficld, in tirinary profodbr, of Camden -r: >'.-,, 10 Mifi 

King's coctory. Mrrn-in, daughter of Fobcrt M. An- 

At Major Hamilton's, at Cook's -town, co. vil-hn'l, Keniilh-:own. 
Tyrrnc, Irelnnd, J.inifj' Galhmiih, cfq. of 17. Jimc«!-.Mcxan<'cr\Vood,crq. of Hi^li- 

3ackville-fireet, tt> Mil's Rchccc's-Dt)rinlica bury-pia';!.*, Iflinj;tMn, fo .*Jifs wiiitfeM, eld- 

JHatrilton, one of the daughters and cohiii- eft I'.iiiglitTof «li« R« v. Dr. W. rciilor of St. 

cAr^of Jd. HamiUnn, cfq. Lite rf Caiticfin, M.'»r?are;'s, Lotlihmy. 
en. Donegal, deceafed. Ceo. Tatbu'.:, cfq. of Co:iId-^qn.nre, ncr- 

AtOundle, Mr. Gcorpc Dol^fon.of Kcttc- chn'^r, ro \\\\z Friiror, of ^:ipp».;MvcwiTimoi>». 
riag-mill*,to Mifi Smith, of the fi>imcr place. \Vm. nc.-y, ( to.«»f Ai'.i'.l'iv-;>i.i<e, lo i\i«-; 

Al Eaton, co. Lciceflcr, Mr. Lcaliy, \Veii;li,f«f Crtat (^ift-n-l^rct* Wertm.rtil. 1. 
g* Alter, to Mifs Drew ry. 1?. Ax Dubliii, by fj^ci .1 licence, tlic I Iom. 

T. S^mpfon, clq. of Btriioin^^hnlm-^ranfjc, Simon Bit: It, t» Mii i'.ii^ 1 Lyncli. ilan^iit.r 

CO- Ycrk, to Mil's E. Cnmcicrc:-, y<u»»gr*il of Kiiward I., cfti- of U-unpik:: '. 
daughter of Mr. A*d. G. of ihccityof Voik. By fpcc'al hV.rncr, W;«'.ifr L n o", efj. 

Jan. I. At 5t Pclcr*?, <\»rnl>in, I^icknc-l captain of eu3"i err;; in the Mj''r.*'-.t> blidi- 
Coiieyyefq. dmggiii and i'ry-f.d:cr, tif Lr:id- met, to Mn* Kr.^ily S.uii ;• is, d.iir;:.!*^ ^• 
er.liall-ftreet, ro Mrs. Boddin^'ioii, rdidl uf Laily M.iii>);i S. of G.n Juicr'<> p'.ii.':, !'n'>li>i. 
Beiij. B. efq.of Eoficld. 19. At Brilevu'", rrinc"; J-'vd IH nne* 

At Mancl>el^er, Mt . Geo. While, attorney clJeil (o\\ ; f the I-^-rl of Mv''»y » ^^ M -'s Lm y 

of Graotliam, to M;fs Filkin. Scctt, (er.oiid i!:i..';;lit.r of the late M^jirge- 

Mr. VV m. Dhv, of Wym=ni?!;am, oj, Lti-. nerd J.»':n S. o\ b.nconiie. 
Cefter, toMifs l'nyflcl«(, of Melcim. to. At Naylamt^ SptfiAk^ Geo. D^mn'n^ 

CsffT. Mao. Jamitt'^y *79i' ^ *l^% 

I I 


Utrrlaitt and Pfttbt, tf rtmffi'Mlt Pirftiut 


•fq. of Uoculns-inny to Mifs Alftotij^ cUleft 
da^ighter of Samuel A. efq. of Noyland. 

14. Dan. Rnymund B.a-ker| efq. of Wim- 
pole-llrect, to Mifs Snfihia Ive«| of Korwich. 

26. At Chatham, Thomas Lomst efq. firft 
lieutenant and adjutant of marines, to Mifs 
Barton, eldeft daughter of John B. efq. derk 
t)f the rope-yard there. 

17. James WiJIj, efq. confnl-geneial in 
Africi, to Mifs Wynch, only daughter' of 
Wm. W. efq. of H.imptnn eourt. 
- TumerCamac, efq. of Greenmount-lod|^f 
CO. Louth, in Iieiai'.d, to Mifs Mallen, of 
Queen Anno ftreet Weft, Cavendiih-f«|uare. 

1794. A T TtHichcry, in the Eaft Tn- 
Juhe q.£\^ die5, Rich?.rd Kamfdeh, efq. 
ion of tlie Rev. Dr. R. of the Cfiarter-houfe. 
' July 3, A: Bengal, George Webfler^cfq. 
fan of the late Rev. Dr Alex. W. founder of 
the fchcme for the relief of the widows of 
the clergy of the Cliun h of Scotlaoit. 

Nvtf. 2. At Antigui, Adam Hamilton, efq. 
fr-n of Capt. H. of Oumfi ics. 

Dfc. 16. Carrier, Pin-ird, and Giandmai- 
fo:i, were executed at four i/clock in the 
afternoon, in the Place de Grevc. On their 
wav thither. Carrier was quiet and com- 
pofedj Pinard retorted the ini'uUs of the 
muh; and Grandma«fon cried. The con- 
co^irfe of peoph was immenfe ; and the 
h^ude/l (hf'Uts of appUufe maikcd the mo« 
meiit wh'^n C.irr*ci*s hc;d fell. 

12. At !vs fc t aX Browlholm, Yoikihirr, 
of a p.Ar.'«'ytiC rff.'rtit'n, in ttit 64tl> year of 
Ms :;gc', hdw;ud Parker, efq. To the many 
vii^ii? s of a rni'y ni»lifcnt and rcfpcftahlc fs- 
n '.V, piircffcil hy ^ lorg and illiirtriotis line 
of ancellors, he added ihofe of Tl\e dignity 
;t:)d hofpitaliiy of an antient Fn;;1ini baron. 
Thcconsruity i»f ihcfc with the old magnifi- 
cent chntenu, an cxicr.five and vcncr.ible 
p !c, which, fiiim the llyle of a: chitcflure, 
an^peifS to have h:e'i ered^cd temp. Jar. I. 
amd wh'd\ necelf^i :ly filh the mind wiili an 
alTcmbbce of ideas rcfpr^ing a of other 
times ; aff rded an adaptat'bn fo (li iLi'f:, as 
never failed to arre(\ the ohfcrvance an«l -iS-^ 
vet 1 he aiteittion-of every vifir«-, who had' 
ereo the fmallcft kn« wictlge of, <»r love for. 
Wit qui'y. The f rmdy, in every tui Ivj- 
lenipeiiod, hrcn i^maikaHly (lrei)uuii<: in 
their inviol.d.h a'tachment to the conllitu- 
fon e''cV.ful>ic'd and political. 1 hs con- 
thr* nt'l arcoiils with their venerahls and 
u -. h.: "x '^ armf »ri<il mot:o, mic flvctu 
Mcc FLAiu McvcTcrir. In a large old 
IihriOy, omtaMiing a valmMe colled) on of 
antient I'teryu' c. to wlich the late and pre- 
fem repri!"'e!it;»r,ve« hi' e made n-niMms 
mtWkm pcctlTionsj on the infu'e cover of 
the hroks, .1 firmer pi'HW [wffVlfor, to his 
ii'otT.tnil fxrnA^T^, ai«^a)S an'icx-d O-o 
fymh 1 'f »*s or'lioJ< xy : ch is.o >il 
T^'iTt, lire p ' 0. The m*re im'neili'ite 
lUhie^ of thM 'iBorooir &x^\f adlierod to 

the family- charaAeriftic. His fuicere and 
unaffelf^ed piety of! en incurred the fneer of 
levity, the cenfureof infidelity, and the coa- 
tempt of malign ty. He had made a curioai 
ami valuable collection, in his own writiogy 
of prayers and thankfgtvings fuit able to all 
coTitingencie*, From the natiooal ritvial, and 
from a viriecy of o:Her b«K)ks of devotion* 
To thefe he added feveral of.h^s own com- 
pofition J more Tirirnddiately calcula-ed to 
convey hii. own priv.ite thouglits, .and to 
pour otit the'eifiiliofis of his heart before l^ 
^Divine Creator and Redeemer. And tho 
profane and indecorous feoff of irreligion has 
often delighted itfelf, in'mim'x mirth, with 
\\\% fuferjlithn ; as, who never left lus vene- 
rable manfio-1 upon a journey, or returned 
to it from one, but with his head uncoveredy 
ii) token of the moft prof nmd i-evi^reaco* 
To tl'.efe occafions feveral of his praycn 
were happ'ly a*^ pectilarly appropriate.— 
Anneiced to the extenfive family-poCfeiTi* 
ons, Mr. P. was lord of the manor of Inglc- 
tbn, bow-bearet of the Foreft of Rowland 
fyulj^o BoUand], patron of the* churches of 
fienthaiti, Ingleton, Chapel le Dale, and 
Waddin^bn. In tlie family-vau-t in the iaft 
of thef:, his remains .were depufite I. He 
had an only filler; uho married Robert 
Parker,' efq. of Alkincote^, near Coin, Lno- 
ra(hire s a defcendent from a younger bro- 
ther of Browiholm. He was edjcated at 
CamWridge; where, at St. Johii*s coD. ht 
was entered gentlemaiijcommoner. He mar- 
ried Btirhmrst one df the daugluers and co- 
heirefles of Sir Michael 16 Flerqing, hart, of 
Ryed^ile, WeftmoTtlind ; whofe other fidert 
inarried 5ir Peter Lc'cefler, bart. of Tablcy, 
Cfielhire ; and ■ Wilfon, efq. of — 

Dullam To«cr, Weftm^reland. By lierbe 
had only one child, the preheat rcprefttitatlvo 
of the family, John Parker, efq. of Marfh- 
field, YoikOilrr, late M. P. for the borough 
of Cliihcro. This gsntleman was cduciled 
at E'on; was a gcialeman coraknoner of 
Chi ill's coll. Cambridge; a member of 
Booties ; and married Beatrix [whofe prcH 
plictic hai^ifmal name proved truly indica- 
.^ tivc of the manner in which (he fulfils all 
■-•theTel.-^tive dutie^ and exhibits aU the en- 
dearing accompli(hments], th- only daug^Uer 
of the Uts, and filler of the prcfcnt, Tho- 
mas Liddr, efq of Oilb'tm park and Mai- 
lam Water honfe, Yorkfh j proprietary and 
kite rcprefentitive of the borough above- 
mentioned. By Uiis bdy he has hsd ilTuc 
eight font. Of ihcfe, Septimus antt OdlV- 
viu«, the two youngeft, are dend. Ttmmas 
Lifter, t'le oL'eft, is a pupil of Dr. Jimee, at 
Rug*^y ; whofe amiable chara«Sler and fwe* t 
df poi tinent bid fkir f<ir an ilhiftrioos ornH- 
ment of th:t c!>'!rch, for which he made 
his eledion. Edward, the feco-id, anl 
Chiiles, the fnuith, fon, havebetsndignifio'l 
by the appointment of pa;ts of honor to hs 
Majeily : the latter k at Sr. Jameti's ; the 
CvfiDcr (ont in the fuite uf tkc vice roy of 


179S0 OfliimjtfrnbvMUPtrfiMi; W/i 'BUgraphUai AMitttt. 8j 

intaad;. John wid WiUin are jnt at MijiirUiTen AIL*,<if ib* tjd recimMt. 

^blintliucountiy. Ii .;, bin juam [i«M AEal ii, Mr. WaUer BraJick, a pui> 
Ujk, M\Lt iliLi antxnl'ind refpe^liti'r fa- fiMuriathc CbarMr-houle. H>Wiii,3tUw 
awiia^ confurtsd, aiul conunuci to ll^«'in tiaw of the pinhquaks at LitVin, a e«i&- 
«t»5Hf frieudlliip and iuiimatj. ■'•Ui ii>iB« dsrabia ourctutc Ihtfrs, and iurriiwl)r 
1 aTtbe molt Jdlingui(h«d nobihiji -.nJ mn- «fcap«al »(iil> hjJjfc.after rseiiiBa:! hiiprn- 
Mot (b:iiiif1en in tlw klngi^oin. A''<>l fnii, pcrtf foalloiveJ up. Sone tLmc aEldr hit 
nth?.! ii..iV injt,,!, ..■■_■ '.li.:i ;t-iuMcr,:(e4, arriTalinEn|L<iulhek>(lhiieyB-liglii,u-lHn . 
^^ U' Wq(, wanB, and iqykdM. aUaeb- liar M*|eftj wai graciuufly iiliifcd lu giva 
"f^^to ItMir Kmk ^ CqnflicuUan, h; ilie liioo Iier wjrtanl fur IhacomSiiUble ar^luin 
gnufttlDoiict of tha pialciK Sa*enigii : — he rnjoycJ iiil iiis litarh. lie waj weU ■ 
^radinlii^are o( iionoDr, wt«(A rarrly ac- octIclI mUie ili&reiic Unsuies', and «at 
taehcl liatlr to anj btC UmA whufc fani.^ . thoaitlior oi fcveral (!Ua;;lwd ihM'ic itMHU | 
hMMMMnoUa^ngt' vanir (v tlia Tinut, t»<' \»t " Clwlieleili, or Rujral Pre.icl>er," a 
tatbrdtttaraa^nftbeiranfeRon- potca, publifhed in ijSj, Hi!lb«aUftii]{ 

jo^ At L■td^ in bii <jBib yeir, EJwjrd teAimonji oF hit abUiiicc 
SAmbn.d^-tnal^MtMn.of^utbflnnigh. .^x"- i. AiMamforJ, iTi^t alongillnerv 
Bi brvei thtoScqofmvpr >n 17IJE— «■ wtucTi Ibe fufiportol wiiti g.-e^t .'urtituda, 
Few feoAn w<ri man ufedil in ttwir gaiio- Mifi' Marj Plurnpue, bllh daughter of lh« 
r»Soa, Tks'hDoaftf of b« heart, and (|w lata lev. Dr. P. prebenlanr of N.ifnidi. . 
BUrilbtMfi and iotagritf oF hli clnra^ri ~ At Hertford, in Hiiniingdonlhu'e, ^ed 77, 
MwsfemnkRowp, tjiat aUflmgbtUinn- Mn. Anna MarU Parker, only lurviviag 
iiA«nliliOTiaFra7ailiDgBpoabuD to on- daoghivrof ihelaia Kev. Wm P. rcftorof 
*■!*• omcta of tnft. Ttaoa exoipitnr- Bringtm, in thai cDUDty- 
flnpa, itHgiMiilhipa, and gmrdiairflupt, ware Alicr a Iboit illncli, in hit 6^ ^eir, lb* 
pmBM nptp him 1 all th« dwiet of vhich Kcv. Cinftophei' A'k'nrm, M. \. maftar 
b* JMiMud n tba OMfteMOii^uj man- ofUis (recgniRtinar-Ichoid, and Isaniwf «( 
DVi fit' aslrtiginantltta racsucile Ibamot ths paiiOi ahurch ac Wakxfial.l ; thr tiyrmet 
anm^llC ^nt^vfa. TbewiiWoTduiar- of which ha had enjoyed fuuj-, and 
■idit' t M| iitU[« i< bit jgwlBafh aoU knew "« Un^r twcncy-tw;! yean. 
ta worm, Mr John Seadii, Tneri;liBnt, \n Lekb. 

|l- M VartOh Yarklh'r«, th« Ldy of a- Aged ili, Thoinji Bardett, afq. of 
SjU) Qin&4;4^.' LiM«. Colonel vf the KingQand. 
£>S lUfit« Militia. Sha wa« daaghler of Mr. Wra.Foo^.ofCbupliCe. 
thp ^a Ucb»J !««%, clq. << Wykahw Mn.Weaan,wifeof Rubeit W.of Ayah)^ 
i.hbef. in the coinly of NurthamiitiMi, aTq. 

Z«rf^, JQlhe Wdi Indies, Join Horic« Ai a.i advanced a^e, in lier a|>ijilniea:s at 
Ihviei, tlq. of Chgie, w. CUrdj^n, Ueu- Hainptoii-CDUrtPdUccMri. HeaerGieviUo. 
tca«itr.fihe jiitriCimBnl. At. Hath, M.S. W^IkoTj wife nf Ifaio 

At CandaUmpe, Liautenant Jirnc* Grtj talker, efq. of Aroo'i Ctove, Siiutl.gite, 
Deiuiiftot^,Gftl>«4)d regimentaf boi,dd- M4dUfex. Ai bei lifd halbcea l|>:iii iu 
eft da of Jv^ D. efq. (il Willihocn. >*» cuiiltant and uniAirm dir>:!arEe of 

At Sonbay, : — : Warden, efq. in '"efy moral and rel-tiiaii oWijati.m, fy 

tbaEaft India CanpanfilETvice. flie clufed it with that refiipiaion, iiini'- 

'P«nbenoa, youBiiar loo of Dr. P. I«>lui'^ an r«dreni(y of minJ, wliicli iniM- 

ttCanit^g^ cence and integrilyaf heart cm al. me jiro- 

At Mn. KMM'f. Mvinwnb, where U» '""^ Tlio very excoUtm underllaid- 
w» ^ a vifi^ in ijiB <M ycjr of hit aga, '^ which Nitun g.ive, lad, (lom early 
tbaRn.Htnrrl.cwi'i o'HygB,nearTTFl- l-fci been induflioWlir culmate;!. kxten. 
latk, MoonxivtUhira ; a very bfigular and 'iva reading, aJTidcd hy 3 mcnwy uncun- 
wcU-fcoown diaraacr. PuSiffiiig, by ii.lie- "wnly reientive, !^ld f.iiiiiihed her mind 
nrybandlbmefuitiHieiWhiohbj *'<<■> n>i>c'i ulefiil aid i-)f,:iaiit ku.>ivl(tl;:«. 

iM mtidg of life om&ita'ab'y in- Nuur^l Hiftai-y wjis >ier f ivni'rite pnrfmi 1 

oa^d, hkrel^iaBwiUcumstolhe imni*- the C'ribAimij ths li^id m uIe in fcveral of 
AupatfeOiMiof jil.ir6epn.pBOy. A| he i" bia.dies wiU remwii a uftimiB.y o( lief 
■M biiaftaur, ifaabeir ai Uw by tbe ma'e taOo and parjality lot tnvefligaiing Ono 
faa,wha laaunitd'toaMr. Rcwl,uf Brif- pri:dii£linits, and carefu'ly examiaing tfn 
M, will inherit iooLayeir, and 140I. fidli operatiooi of naluve. Vet it did nrc claim 
loMr. Uortvi, bC Monmoivh. Cilh and herextlufivB atlentioni of (lie jwliie art 
•Ma 10 cb* ailiflint of ahoul lool. were fho wM a jinritious crilic, ai<d a bbei.l e-i- 
ln^ io the fioub«t Hyga. counger of tlie^r tnerilb Thefe enquirm 

Al fciMi ^ri •■ J«*n ('6 oi which he formed a funrce of niocli raciurut ani<'(cin:nt 
le^ B the MKnOe-Oale with one wif.:, and itcreaiion to hCTlelt, her family, and 
•hiiiirnVMhBiilWm. Piltl.lhoe-maker. i biit however Brong heraltatl.n.cM 

At KmUit, Hit. IXnre!!, reli£t dI Mar- to ihefa objeftunig n be, ariCog from tha 
■iMO).Jfil> ttCVPPi cft CiiDbiiilgA cciu?i£lioQ of ttwii' nfa and inpurtmoat 0- 

84 Obituarj §/rtmarkubItPerfons ; with Biographical JmtJoUs^ [ Jan. 

pradlicability of uniting the Ea(*?m and 
WeHernconfts of this kingdom, by means 
of inland navigatieni ma/ have been thewn 
by Yirranton and others, ycr it remained 
for Mr, W. to propofe fu^ih mcaftirrs for 
uniting the Dnke of Bridgcwaicr's C.»na! 
>\iththfi navigible part of ihe Rivsr Trent 
(iij txccUiing which he was happy in th^ af- 
finance of the late ingenious Mr. Erindley, 
wliom he never mentioned but uiih rc- 
fpeft), as firft fully cjrri'Ml the great plan execution, and thus enai>lcJ t{\c manu- 
fadUirers of the inliud p..rt of ilijt county 
and its neighbour! tu(Kt to obtain, firm the 
diltanr Jhore? of Dc\'onfhire, Dorfcifhifc^ 
and Ken% thofc materials rf whic!i the 
Stafford thire ware is compoiVd ; affoiiling, 
a' the f^metlme, a ready cor.vcvanc- uf me 
rnxnufaflorc to diftuttt cr:ui:trie5; ari:i thas 
•net only to rival, but uniicrfeil, at ft reign 
m.uket?, a cornnMiditj'tvhich hw pr-ovcd, 
and n'ult continue to pro\c. of infinite ad- 
vantage to I he lie kir'gdomsj as liie w:ire, 
when formed, owes its value alniort wl.oUy 
to the labour of ti;r hoiiefi and indu'^rmns 
poor, who have, in Mr. ^v, loft akr;.i inaf- 
icr iind rcnenjus i»;r..ttnctor. 5ii! faitlicr 
to piomo'c the uiter^ft and hciivrfit ri h:s 
neighbourhood, Mr. W plannt i!, .:!.J cnrricd 
into execution, a Mrn|iike.rj2t!, icn miles in 
len;th, through Ih.t p^rt of Stafforc.lhire 
called The Potter)' j thu opening another 
f<iuice of rrj:V»tk, if, hy hoft or otiier impe- 
tHmcnr, th«i i .trri^ge by wat&r ihoirfd be in- 
teimoted. Having given this iiTipeife<5t 
(ktith r( his publ c lie, Itt us coftfider him 
in I is priv. te capacity; wherv.n, whether 
he is icgtid^d ai a hu^^anJ, a fa»!ier, a 
matter, '^ a fjiend, his co:K'u*t wdl be 
found molt exemplary. 

Such, is ihe accountof Mr. W.fcnt us by an 
old aijuvauabl: con erponJent,W!)o knew him 
long and intiiii.iiely. An'.Jiher c^rrefponJenC 
adi!:-, that " Mr. \V. was the younger fon 
of a I oitcT, but dfrivediir»le or no property 
from his failMrr, whofe polf^^flions confided 
clMcfly of a iinnil cutaildd cftatr, which 
tlcic-'i^'ed 10 tiie eldeft *fon. He was the 
maker of his own fortune ; and his country 
has tx-en benefited in a proportion not to be 
c:dctil.>.ii:d. His many difco\ cries of new 
f|ecits of earthen- wares aid porcelains, his foims and challe rtylc of iV coration, 
and the correflnefs liiid judgement wiih 
which r.!l his works weic e:;ccut?d under 
his own eye, and by ariills, for tV.e mrit 
part, of hi> own forming, have tun^e.l the 
ciirieiit in rl-is hrancli of coirmerc*; for, 
bwforc his lime, LoijIiMd iinpirttd 'vhc* 
e. rlhtn-\vare<; ; bur, for, more t!ian :*kenty 
yt-.iis p.»fl, flie I:as tX|Kii Cr*! tl.em to a tery 
grtn: annual anunml. ihc whole of wliich is 
drawn from the ea<th, and from tl.e ii.J.:l"- 
liy of thu in!iab:tauis; ivhilo t'u: naticrr-l 
t iJte h.-.s I'ccn in j>n.ved, and >tb reputation 
raTed in ft^icign countiii'^t. - His inventions 
ha\c prodigi^Uily iiicicurcd Ihe number of 

ther in imrrnvriig the condition, or in adding 
10 the crmfivts of human patnve, yet fhe 
never fuffer^d tl.em to ci. crate!) on, or in 
the leaft degree inicrfcrc with, Uic indif- 
pcnfablc duties of^ • lif.*, to which 
"her fuperintend;u;ce ant! cue weic atttn- 
tively dircifled. T:>e inligent amMifticirc-d 
have loft a kind and compailio..a'e friend ; 
the fympalliy and bcnc/olencc ot her hciit 
ever difpotcd her patiently to l-ften to tie 
tale of woe, rnd her hand was equally ready 
liberally 10 adminirtcr to i's rclef. To 
jn jnncrs \ eculiai V .iltr::«SlIng, were united 
a natural and nnatfc^cJ vivacity, and fwcci- 
ncfs of difpofition, tliat rendered her con- 
vcrfation and iociety hig'.dy intcrcfting to 
her friends and atqiiain!iii:ce. Faitherto en- 
lai gc might have the appearance of pane- 
gyric : to fay thus much is a iribtue juCtly 
due to her many and a.iii.ib'.e viriutf, whirU 
rcvcr can cjafc to have a place in the me- 
mory of tl.ofe >vl!0 knew he-, aiul wee 
fuch as render her lofs^ irr^par.ib'.e to an ai- 
fiifttd hulband, fun, and dau^hitr. She was 
iiflcr to Mr. Hill, whofe Obfcrvations on 
JYi-pce werr reviewed vol. LXII. p- 361. 

3. In his 84th year, K lw>.rd Sneyi', efq. 
formerty m.^jor in tlic horic guard.-, and m^.ny 
years one of his Majefty'-. geiitlemen oOiers. 
At Edinburgh, liaac Giaat, cfq. writer to 
tlic fignct 

Mrs. Kitching, wife of Stephenfon Kitch'? 
ing, cfq. of Weft Ham, F. Ifex. 

A;52d 60, MiS. H«»tuck, a widow lady, 
of btaiufcrd, after a fcvere illr.cfi of fcvei;d 
y -ars coMi.imancc, which fhc bore with ^itAt 

i lie eldeft foii of Mr IM *vard Gib^vr, of 
Claverton-Down. WLIIj; flu o\irp, \rs coni- 
panion, fir'.iig h.iftilyc'ofc btiiind h'm, fh'it 
him dire^ly tliioujj tliv tead, and literaUy 
blew it to pieces, fo he died in an in- fvc a youth of good cliaiacter, 
an ! -.bout twenty-one years of age. 
Mr. Bvirrrin, baker, of Glcr.field. 
Found lied in lier bed, Mils Mellor, of 

At Ltiuria, in St.iff. n'rhire, ?.c;ci\ 64, 
Jjifiaii Wcdgwoiid, efq F. R. and A. SS. ; 
to uho^e" invicf*ilij,;ible labours is owing, the;lii.T.e;it rf a manufa!fturc that 
o;»oncJ .. fccKC of • xtcnfive cnmn cicp, 
b2!orc I nknown to itiis or any other r«)un- 
l;y. It is unnecellhiy to fay that this ahut rs 
Ut ih»j Poitrrv oJ S::i?!ord.'hire, which, hy 
t;ie unted eft'orts of NT r. \VedgA\'(K)od and 
his Ijre parmcr, Mr. Bcntley, has been c; r- 
ri;d 'o a dcvrec of pertttlion, b»»lh in tlie 
lin'j of vitii.t/ and t>rnamtnt, ih;-t leaves ;11 
>vo ks, ar.l'thtor nod^ri', f -r behind. Bu:, 
ij.o.j^h this iui:no".e:r.<. \l of ilij iri'U'rc- 
t..:e in whiuh Ic w.\: t>!cd, :M'd wm- 'i h:jd 
b.'tMi !lic crvip'ryncnt of l-i* ' md/ for i'ev»:- 
n! gwi C!,a:o.t'., occf^p-Mi nrucn ol' Mr. V»''i 
tine, h*i tsab frtuneiuly cinjiloycd in pb.n- 
tn.y tu figns that will for tver u?vord tl-c 
^»«uai«.i4 ol' Jtis mind; fci, buvv<irc* tlie 


If :9S^1 <3fcV«n7 ffrmarlahh Pirfins ; with Biogri^hiaUAucd»tiK * t$ 

perloDS emplnvtd in Ui« potteries, ind in benevolent; hU mind Mrell cvHiTiAed bf 

the iraHsck. ana tranfpngrt of chcir maurials rsadini and itfleAion ; and his nuaheri vx 

fropn diftant^cs oK tho kiogdom : and this the liif heft degree amiable and oonc^Mhif. 

cbis 6f nanufaAurers is alfo indebted to him His was an example, as miKh In the |eiM-> 

ior Bwch nMfbaaiial coutrivance and ar- Ul tenor of his condnA, as in his word and 

rantesBfiit in thieir operationt; his private dfiArine; of an honed and an upright man. 

iAanolaADrj haviof lud^ fur 30 years and His memcyry will be lang cheriibed ia 

vpwai^ all the efficacy of a public 'ivork the neighbourhood where he fpeut Me left 

of cxparimcnL Neither was He unkuown years, as well as in^mmy other parts oK 

in the waltunf pliilofuphf. His ctmimuni- the kingdom ; and, tiKxigh cd!ed firtKntlM 

cafions to ase Royal Society (hew a mind world without a moment's waniin^y none 

enlightened by-^fciehcei and contiihuted to thought it tiio fudden for him, il*uugh mncli 

pfocufc hiro the efteem of fcientific men a; too foon for tliofc wtiom he equally enUgUb- 

JlBineand tliroagtaout Europe. Hi& ioyention ened by precept and by example. 

iof. a thennameter tor meaforing the higher After a lingering illnefs, the Rev. Geoi^ 

(degrees of tie;*t iemploy ed in the various ai ts, Berkeley, t:L.D. pi ebend iry of Canterbm y« 

ii of the liigheft ini|>ortance to tl)«lr prumo- Me was ftcond fon of the celobra'ed Georn* 

tiooVand will add celehrity to his name. At Lord BiOiop of Cbyne. by Anne, eldeft 

Jin early period of his life, feeifg the impof- daugliter of the Right Hon. JoVin For^Tf 

nihility of eKtcmting ctmliJeraMy the mann- a Privy CounfcUor and Speaker of tlie Irilli 

jadory .le w:i« engajed in on rhe fpot whi^ii Hooie of Commons^ by Anne, daughter of 

gave him htrtli, \«*RUout the advantaj^es of ttie R'ght Hon. Jalm Monck, brucher to Che 

inland navi^^ ti'xi, he was the propofer of Duke nf Albemarle. He was boruontlie 

t2ie Gcond Trupk Canal, and the chief 28chofSept. i73*,old ftyle, in Gn>ffenor-> 

|igent ill obtaining Uie aA of |)arU;unent for Areer, Grofvenor-ri^U/ire. In his iniaiicy he 

making ir^ againft tiie prejudices of the ws removed wiili the f^imily to IreUindf 

landed intt-rcft* which at that time (lood where he was intruded in t!ie Claflks 'bf 

very high, and but juA before had been his faher paly ; tlie bilhop mt^tng t'^at part 

9vi:h great diflicuhy o\rc'como in another of die education of his Tons on himfclf.— In- 

qnarter by all the po.vrrful influence of a AruAed in every «lrgmt aid lUefui apeom* 

yMoble Duke, wbofe was at tha: t'.rebut pliihmcnt, Mr. Berkeley wj. , at the age oC 

lately finiflied. The Grand Tni 'k Can d is 19, font over to Oxford ; \\v^ father leaving; 

90 miles in length, uniting the Rivers Trent it to his own choice to carer a gentleill.4& 

aod Merley ; and bnjiehes have fincc been comnnoner, either at Clirift Church or St* 

made fron it to tlie Sc ei*n, to Oxford, and John*$ Callage. But Bifliop Conyb^area 

to many other pirtb ; au J it a% i!l a'.fo have a th n Don of Oirift Chutcb, on his ai rival 

cumnr.Uiilcacioii with t^c Gr^ntl Juiu'iiunCa- oflerinj; him a fludcnifhlp in thai fixieiyy he 

jial from. Brau'iAun to Brentfoiil. — ncceptcd it, hnJing mmy of t!ie Avidents to 

•cquireJ a larp-^iortun-, hiipurfewtts always be gcitlcmcn o» the firft eharafter for 

open to the calls of cluiriry, and to the; 1 up* learning aiul rank in the kingi*om. Hif 

pirt ijS every inflitutiun for the puH'ic gufid. firft tutor was the prefent Htroe»i Ai chbi- 

To hi« relations, fi :enils, and neigl«hoiinf, lie (hop of York ; on wh(»fe removal 10 WcA** 

was endeared by his m::ny privet? vii cues ; niinfter fchriol, he put himfcif u u'er th^ 

and his lois will be dct ply and long deplored t.iirion cf the pre ent ami.tblc anJ w.uthy 

by all who h:ul the pie'aluie 01 knowing b (hop of Oxford. Having; taken t!io de- 

tbera imimaiely, aud by the numeious ob- gree of B. A. lie fervtd the oftice of coU 

ie^towhomhisbenevolence was extended: kiflor in the Univcrfity, and a^ he was al- 

^.1 be will be regretted by his country as the lowed by ins contemporaries to be an excel* 

able and zealous fufp>rter of htrcommeice, lept La in fcholor, n6 wonder that his ccU 

siod the fleat:/ patron of every valu:ib!e inte* leilor's fpee.:ii was univcrfally a Imired ni d 

reft of :oci'-ty." applmded. la 1758 he took a fmiU living 

4. Chnl^ophrr Rig*"y, eft|. a captain in from hi;; ft>cieiy, the vicarage of Eail- 

&IS M^ijeity's urvice. Garlton, Beik<:, from wlirch he was le- 

At Burtt»n-up<ni -Trent, in his 77:h ye.-'r, moved, in 1759, by AtcliHi(h >p Sicker h'ft 

lames Good ier, gent ; a man of plcy fol'; p:itrontothe fimous vicarage of i>na>9 

and iotegriiy, id\\\ much rclpeflcu. Bj: ks ; of which he was the fifth Vi« 

6. In his63dyear, the U^v. Mr. Hamp* cRrii*uethe Reformiton. In 1759 alfo he 

fon, of SouLhborough, in Kenr, majler of to4)k the degree of M. A.— Tiwk lulii'-fs <'f 

the freefchool in Somhl uroog*, p.iitor of Archbilhop Sicker (who telbtird ihc h»^l.» 

a congregation of Piotcf^ant DiiT.ntcrs at elt refped ior Bilh ip Bcrkctw/'b niumuiy n 

Tunbridge Wells, anJ father of the Rev. attention to his deferving fon) diJ n -t uft 

H.tmpfoaof Suuderliind. His piety u as un- here ; he gave him alfo the ChancsUodU'np 

lindured with auflerity, and \\\% religious of Br<;cknock, die re^ory of A^^on, Mi( - 

sealwiihoiit thefli^hied iKkleof ilibcialicy dlefex, and the (jxth l^cbendal ftall in u • 

or malevoienc A temper naturally t^ood church of Canterbury. In 1763 he luul t« 

tit-as lisgbl^ hn proved by the fpint of the ken tlie do^ee o^ LL. D. for which I e 

GofpcL He was comp ahiooOc; ch;tri;able« went out Grand Cvrapouodq:. He fion af- 


B6 Obituary of rim4riQbl0P4rfom\ wubBiographualAitecJotis* [Jufi 

ferwards refigned the re6!ory of A^<)0 in a mamedi in 176 r, EliEfl, elJeil daughter and 
noble^ imfuUciiedy and unexpeAed manner. . coheirefs of the Rev. Henry Fin(haai,M. A.. 
Soon after be had obtained the Chancellor- by Elizi, younf^eft daughter and one of the 
Slip of Brecknock alfo/he put himfelf to coheireffes of ihe trulv pions and learned 
vei7 confiderable expence in orJer to render Francis Cherry, Efq. of Shottefbt ook boufe, 
pernianent two ten pounds per annum, if- in the count/ of Bsrks, by uliom he had 
WDDguutof the eftate, to two poor Wcl.1i fuur children, two of \vho.n lived, but are 
cvmcies. The vicarage of Bray he after- now no more ; \\t. George-Monck Berke- 
wards exchanged for that of Coi)kham near ley, Efq. LL. B. and F. A S S. born Feb. 
Blaidenhead. He had afterwards from the 8f 1763) who died at Chclccnlirtm, in 179?, 
chnrrh of Canteibury the vicarage of Enft- (vol. LXUf. 185); a-id George Robert 
I'eckhiim, Kent, which he relinqniHied on born In 1766, who died at CantcrbiTT)', in 
e*)tMning -the re^oryoi St. ClemeuCs Danes; i7?5' The loft of the former greatly af- 
vchich with the vicarageof Tyftiurft, SufTex, fcdlcd Dr. B*s he Ith aiul fpiri'.s ; for Mr- BU 
(fD which he was prefented by the church of was not only a moll dutiful and affcilionate 
tL'amerbury in 1702, when he vacared Cook- fon, but a man of liai-ninj:, tafte, and ge- 
baml,andwiththcChr*ncellor(hipof Breck- nius, tul an editor (vol. LX. 15.^ 137*) 
aock, he held till his death.^-His illnefs bad and poffeffed a moft benevolent and ami- 
been long and pamfiiK but borne withe xem- able heart. Dr. B. wns buiicil, in thft 

^liiy reflgnation $ and hi: death was fo ca*m fatie vault where his father lies, in the ca- 

mnd eafy that no pang was rW:r\-?J, no thedral of Chh ft Church, Oxford, on the 

groan was heard, by his trending wife and 14'h His rcm.\in> M-creatict^ded to 

lelations. Kot Ivmg before his death, he the grave by four of \vs friend<, one of 

cxprefled bis warmefl gratitude to Mrs. whom indeed was an caily friend and ac- 

Berkeley, of uhofe affdAion he was truly qi:3intance, the prefcnt dean of Hereford.-^ 

fe^fible^ and of whom he took a moftr* ten- 1'he late B*fhop Home, wc may add. was 

^er farewell.— Dr. B's qnahficanons and at- one of Dr. B's eirlieij and moft intima*e 

t lioments were fuch as muft occafian his fi*iends, the lofs of wlK)m he fc/crely feir, 

itJth to be lamented not only by a f jw, but and of wh^m he was uCed to f{>eak (and 

hf many inde.'^J. He was tlic chariuble di- who thit knew ttis gfvx] bi(h->p can fpeak 

T^ie,^ the aifcdionare and active friend^ the otheirife?) wit!i the fmcercft rcfpcft and 

ctegaut fcholar, the arcomplilhed gemkman. the nuft affeflioiate regir). 
Mr poffeffed ai r xqu'fue fenfib lity. To al- 7. At his apartments in Fl«et-ftr.,wiiich he 

leviate the (offerings of the fick and needy, to(^ a few months before at le.tving a ftnall 

and CO parronize the friendlefs, were em- houfe he had l.itely built on the borders of 

f If.yments in which his heart and his hand Windfor Foreft, Gillery Pigott, efq. zd fon of- 

ever co-operated: " lie was a father to the the Lite John Pigatt, efq. of Wrndfor Ca^le. 

f»oor, and the caufe which he knew not he Wr. Pij'itt was formerly intlw haberda'hery 

lecrched out." H if- beneficence indeed wa^ line, in Cheapfide, and tranfaAed for foitie 

lo unbounded, thit it m y be truly f«iJ cf >e-irs as much bufmefs as any other houfe 

hni, ^ hi<i left hand kntw n^t what his in 1 he fi tic trade : att.icheJ to the ploafores 

I'glit ha»id f avc." In the pulpi: his manner of retire! hfi, and enjoying a falHciency to 

ixa r.n m.Jtcd, and his matter fbtC'ble. His graiify himfelf in ever/ w^lh, he rdin- 

cnciftion rlways enlvened the focijl qiifhed all the emolument? of a full trade at 

r ectMigs where he was prefentj fur he an early perioil of life, and •Hh a well- 

« as equalled by few in afl'tbiliiy of tern- groundt J profpei5t of attaining the chief ho* 

I>er and addrefsy in the happy iiecital of notir of the City. S^me few years back^ 

agreeable anecdote, in the ingenious difcuf- he wasifomina'Ctl to ferve as (Ueriflf for the 

ton cf li'crjry fiibj^'(f\s, or in the brilliant city, bat dc. I ncd the trough o.^ that office. 
difpby rf a I'vcly im.ipinarion. He is %W9, 10. At Ayr, Mr. Wm. Ne-vili, late fur- 

h\X l'a«. left fiifti;i»nt icO.imony, which can v«yor of the culoms at th it port. 
nevt'T be emf'^d fn»m the meuorjrof thoHa 12. At his houfe in Banbury, aged 511 

who knew his merits an I who*ed h'S Ricljard B gne'l, efq. banker, and atorocy 

lM>unty, that he was indeed the anriable fon at law j as grnera'ly known as univerfary 

of that illuflrlous prelate i of whom Pope fo beloved in thole p.irt?. Very early in lU 

trtly faid he difcovered tale its, an J improved every 

•5 I oB E RKE Li: Yev*ryv:ftnc under Heaven.** opportunity his fitua'ion aff«irded to qualify 

Dr. B. pubhU'.ed 2 rr ;; fiMg'c lermon? j one himfelf for t*".e prof^flion of the law ; in 

of Which, prcichcd on ilic Annivcrfary of wh'ch he mide a rapid progrcfs, both in 

King ChMl-sV Mart\rdo«i», 1785, iniiu'ed, praflical knowledge and in tlief»ry. His prac- 

'< Tl'ie Darg.r of violent Innovations in the tice charact'^riz -s his woithanj ability, and 

State, bo jv ipecioubfoevertlie Pretence, ex- he analfeJ a itrge fo tu^ie in a w.-iy that 

emplifted ftom the Reigns of the Two Firft gratified his emp*o)'ers, and redounds honour 

Stuarts," has gone tiirough fix editions ; the to his induftry and integrity ; and with truth 

I \ft in 1 794 ; one on Good Friday 1 1^ 7, (vol. ic may added that the pro^lfion of which he 

l.VI[. ^41}; one at Cookhira on the King's was a member has loft in Itajd o:ic of iti 

4^Qt^0D, z"89j (vol. LX. 1119). H« brighreft uniMsenie. 

17. Al 

i)j^*] OikKsi^.ff^'^St^^ Ritjfi9MrBiil fJtfmOi^ 

ffjr. At MrtoolbpppofittUie A4»inlrr> 
df 4 iliNnMti& nyori vfter t week's iOnefsy 
Mr« J6bnjy.yftnn» >-hnnlrfeHffr of great 
cm l aa oct . To the Utenii b« ws an ulelol 
' maft t btf ki6«r books *weU i and his me- 
awTTy iw KoiriaiflBflttetc ntlf e|Wa s feUom aC 
a Ids SicHgYitl^e xaridBia oll&tesy pf^, 
and^lins. Iii the ^lA^^toatifk ^ was cofifpa-- 
onc^ifly dever^ ^ij^pot ihe etcilleiices of aa 
artwfe very %rciUir to fht bidders. In pri« 
ratis Uli tiis ehafsao' liAa tioiaua wti^ viery 
^xemplairy ; and bis zeid aod aftivkjr in bu- 
iiiifflsfew ha*tt cxcveded. He married tlte 
daoihier «if the late Mfr-Leckyer DariSy of 
-H&jbmi. (See our Poet-cal Dqiartmert.) , 
* if. lb Cheyne Row, CJielfea, in the 
f^ j^tr pLbetgffi MJd at of her marriage^ 
•MfB. peaycTi wife of Mr. Denyer, whq 
exemplifled the "Ctoffttan charaaer tfirough 
fife m every febH ve doty, and si. the clofe 
by patieoce sod reHgnacion. ' 

1 5. Aged 58, Mr. Charles Rathbuid. Poll- 
feflsd of ftf-ong' mental abilitiei^ improved If 
a-i f KceBent edacation» his -eonferiatioo d»» 
Jijlhted all wttD knew bhn 1 and the powftn 
4pf his pen were of a Oijperior. degrtt; Ha 
wa a nativeof Ireland } andforlgme years 
fbllowed the occupation of a Piinteti having 
been bred in tbe-oid fchoolof that profeHion^ 
nnder Wi^S|JBpwyer|^ Sec. and was himlelf 

no mtaa proficient in tl\|it noSla it^, R« 
was. a very 4ir«fal afl[|(lant Ki the eftjbUOi- 
rococ of feTcral provincial news-papers--* 
at Canterbory, ChefUr, Hereford — and at 
ea&h of tHefe i^ces his company was eagerl/ 
fooght by tbofewhofe pnlfe wm fane — bot^ 
*at has Been weHoSlerv^ by Dr. Jbht^on, tlio 
Qreat are not if ways the beft rewanders ol 
thecompanWtfis of (heir pieafuresi He left 
each of iheficujlions onenriched) thoiigh with 
the fatis(kftlon,in every rsnfirbfttip Wood, of 
bringiag witlibim a (poJ ruune, O-Ar reedeta* 
have occafiooally been entertained by. Mmy 
but his pvincipal occupation was the re(for<« 
iftfeadaide of a Hews:j»i^per ^Iiore^geaenA 
chara^eriftic has ever been that of mpdera* 
tjon and perfcft decenqry the G sail as. 
EvEViMO Post. His conduift in rhat to« 
atiofi wks ftllAly coofooint t& the idtegrhv 
of hh principle*, and the fcKinJneft of hia 
judgsrocatraiul no empToyiheht' coald l>et* 
ter have (uited the incUnatioi of a man who 
never wn^te a licentious or an ilf-natnred 
line. His death was occtftoned by a fall dor* 
lag thelare. troft, which, rendering tlie ain« 
putation of a leg unavoidable, terminated ui 
a mortificatioo. -The wdter.of this article^ 
wlicn himfelf a youth, bmkeJ up to hint 
with rafpe^l { and had the p>'eifuce, fer th>r?|r 
years, of eiiJ5>ying_his frienathip and efteem. 














Ksw Qavar-LaNa. 
The Jew— "Loiiroiflta. 
The Cherokee — Who 's the Dupe ? 
Ditto— THJS Pannel. 
Ditto— High Lifebeloty Stair*. 
A Trip to Scarborough— TIsDcvU toPay. 
The Cherokee — The Virgin Uiimaik'd. 
Love for.I.ove-?LodQiIka. 
The Cherokee — The PonacL 
The Jcw-7-Lodoiflca. 
Th<6 Mountaineers — Ditto. • 
MqiTbre for Meafure — My Grandmother 
tTie Cherokee— The pan not 
The Confedefacy-<-Lo<3oi(ka. 
The Chcrdkee— The Cir.zen. 
The Jew— LoJoifka. 
The Cherokee— The Crit'ck. 
The Inconitait— The. Prize. 
As You Like It— Lc«»o!ika. 
Schotd for Scandal— Mifs in hfr Teens. . 
Tlie Proyok'd H. (band— Hi&h Life be- 
low $' airs. 
The Wonder— Lodoiflci. 
TVJi Monidtaineers — ^My Gram!motner. 
Garilederacy— No SonR no Supper. - 
Schod for $cai;H!nl — Mifs in her Teen?. 
DoDglas — My Gr.jiJnn>iher, 
The lU^ al s- Lodmlka. 


1. Cymbelins— Mago nnd D»S(ii, 

2. The Maid of the Mill— Diito. 

3. Tlic' Beaux Stratagem — Diuo. 
5. Romeo and Juliet — Ditto. 

• 6. C<ilumbiH — Oitto. 
7. The Cattle of Andalufia— Ditto. 

-.8. TheRoadtoRuin— Hercules an JOmphidBdW 
9 .The Surpicious Hufband — Diuu. 

10. The r imatift— Ditto. 

1 1. Hamlet— -Migo and Dago. 

1 3. TbeTikwh n?f<re You— Ditta 

14. The Maid of the MiU — Dittau 
I ;;. The Rage— Ditto.' 

- f6. The To'VTi Before You — Herctdes ani 

.17, The Rage— Ditto. 
' 19. King Lear — Mago and Da?f>. 
- 10. The Town Before You— Ditto, 

21. The Rag? — Ditto. 

a 2. The Duenna — Ditto. 

13. TheDramatift— Herc\i!^and Om|vhaInt 

24. Eellc's Stratajem— Ditto. 

- aS. Rom?oandjul»et — Migo :\od Dag<i. 
17. The Town Bcfi>ce Yon— D.r>. 

38. The Raj?e— Ke;L-y A^H'T- 
•'1 9. Fontait.b'eau — ♦^»ver'? (^larr^rln. 
. )l. 7i6tf Myfieriet tffhe Cny? V— Mtft^ey A^^hey. 

BILLof MORTALirY, from 

ffbvToi hsive died undcr<cwo yeai s old 5^6 


I 69$ 


Peck 2-oaf as- 11 J* 

1 and 5 
5 .-^qI 10 
10 anl to 
ac^ and 30 
30 and 40 
40 ao4 S^ 

Jan. 27, 1795. 


50 and 60 



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80 and 90 



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Whiteb.!! Evta. 
LooiXn Picket 

Coufici— Lc.Ma. 

Duly Aiiv'nifei 
TiiDe» — Etiiloo 
Morning Chron. 





J reh. 9c 

[The Vetenrnlopeil Diariei fnrjaii 
Culutationuf Pnmoet fti'ongiy rrcnmnicLiuc 

I Saglc ityofDogs— Fhflualiwicif Thermome'i 
iMtmi.inolllMb'eRev. Dr. Gro Berkeley g] V 
I A Miliiary Fnneral— Old M<i New Sum m rj; G 

iwill..™ of Wjkcham— RiHinp Giiiiiliiltih ^n Mi'. Bliitli— H-mtdnt— Sta'c 
Siam-itopChurtli, and Mooumrnt^defcrilwd 57 M'Q:i«ii's AntiBniCufti)m.'iniliu JflEof Sk) 
jThe Huiid Gronrid of the J^ws m Milo.cnJ <ivVC - •- ■ ■ 

SoS^nnp <if Frenth Clergy — Xenophon 1 
Lett>-r,li[i:nE.of Buctian,oriScMchPi>nra>is t 
An Knqu'ry after iho FamUT of Ibe Litlert 1 
Pnif^eCs of A^lum far itit Dsaf and Dumli 
JDnfDfrick BrHlgfr—Deiiiiii and B|i Altetbary 105 M 
'D'tfracii vt'Ju GrahiTO— Uft'j Tdflgniph 106 M 
[Ttx Cliata^tar of Mlltun fnily invcftigatcd 107 P< 
jSiiars «f St. John's CallC|a_Ji>hnian Hogi ic8 S 
<K*w Me-hodnf CJUdin^Hiwki.Ijql'C.bc. ' 
Scraii^tf Parhelia — Mr. Sli>wir>Djn>.irip{<i" loi) 31 
Ur<Ii»[<liobia— WhimbniCudnmai Afton iioPi 
ICcratii Remedies fio' bleedtng al iha Su('>: it.SiCr.iLeone— Lxli 11 
St. Paul iUuftr;4ad— Late Sir Wiilium Joiiri 1 1 ijiiitto: il.-J CbFonitl'— n-«r«(ticOi 
'A rmwrkahle PaOage ill TxihirtcipUined i la Mam.;B«», Deatlu — B:'l of M rt" 

II lie Old Chutcli uf Sb Nicholas, Oepifutd i ij Daily Variatiotn 111 [lis Prcc< ol 
I EmhelKheJ with Piflurefqwe Views of S(. ^icholai CMt-ncH a: D« 

STAiMumr Chdich, in Iha Cnuiitv iif DutKAU; ^dof Dumfi 
Baibcc, in Scutlamu. 


-k» on tde Re!rqun of Ancirnc piwtrj 

iHi.lse amhifuoot F-KprrlTmnj cenfured 

NawPic^fai fur a Tax <m Df<£i mi Gum 

Mr. Malone'i propofed Ed. of Shaltefpenre 

Gieek !>nd Er^lih l-ewcoii— Evre Fanuly 

ijltifleclion. nn'.d mlcicll^nj Topm 
iieficfd Ck.Bv i.uLjd 'iiqalion 
.J MjjdalBnC<.llegBde(t..d^d-J,), RayoKMdi 
i. Tho B.ironei ^amil> iil Knivcinn, cu. Opr^ 
I ijj CuliiT lion of ihe Tea Shrii-i rafommeuJed 
15 Hclancholy Inftance of iIk Canirw MadiHS^ 
<6 .Mtrcellancoiis Remarks and CiNreaiorK 

gi of prsfcnt SeHiciii ii( Parliam^ni 

ao Mtteiriltgleal DUriii far January and February, i^gj. 

MstEORotoeicAL T*Ji 

LE for February, 




^i B.„„. 



TJ r = 




o = 

= £ 8 


a. ptB. 

in Feb. ,795- 


.■ " 


in Feb. 1704. 






















fnow and rain 






















































windy & tnow 






























































^1q an.! wind 






W.CARY. OfXicMn. Nq. i8», n«r Sitand, 

IE 0/ Wutlicr in Jjtuiaiy, 17951 

■ B404ii]9 

I .0 |c1e»r Iky, hoar P.M. 

.1 .cleir Ikyi f"!' -I"'! pleaf 

I .9 .ctnr Iky, fun and plcfll 

I.I cturfky, fiir, t>ni dail 

1,7 tbauF, liuld nnd fair 

.1 cit^iWr Inolft day 

.0 mifl ihrough.lhs day 

<l rk Iky, 

diikOiy, luilelloet 

!>iaclc.lky. lulls liuiw 

Ifnuw conunued 

little blue '!> the Iky, Uk-i^, tliEii frolk 

clear Iky, fua 
' lk>, fun 
I clear Ik;, fon 
I day Iky, fun 
I dsrk Hy, liule fun 
i dai'k Iliy, fnuw 
' .laikfty, 
' Ifleei and (now mr>ft cliiefl* 

1 .7 clear (kj, niudi (1111 

-, No. 11 :: 1. W^lrnafpifl; j.Nonhem 

.lEll-t t.' '.lock in t: e marning. 

iw, ..' , .^j 1\q\ alriE'.t — i:. Thaw all 

night.^17. Mii.iluieU ihc lliicknefs ufije aL Boacle mill-dam loj inches.—' 
iiing die diiy and nighl, ){ inches in ihicknefs. A buwl,c>inLjiniiig :ilH)uta 
fiuze mta a folid nab. Tliii, in a room with a lirr, iimnerature from 50 
ift 1 4 huun to molt, f^ piece q( ice ifoe in^b IbiclL, aad ilte wlioli furf aco 




Gentleman^ Magazine : 

For February, 179s. 


Mr. UtBAK, B.M. Feb. 20. 

>^ ^ much at poiiibl^ the evils 

w 1 w which may be dreaded 

w ^ to arife fronA iheprefeat 

^ ^ inclement fcafon, which 

be much incrcafcd by 
the occafioTial thaws filtiog the ground 
\\\Ct a fponge with water, and the re. 
turn of fevere froll malting all the far* 
face of the earth a folid body of ice, 
from which great damage may be ex- 
pe^ed to the growing wheat, and the 
fi^fon ihonened for the fowing fpring- 
corn ; it gaye me (tleafure to obferve 
the attention of the commiflioners of 
agriculture to an object, which may 
greatly relieve the country ; that is, the 
culture of potatoes *, We are told, that 
1000/. will be oflTered, in one or more 
premiums, for the culture of the greateft 
quantity. I have no doubt but that the 
commiAioners will duly weigh the mofl 
proper method of difpoHng of it i yet I 
truft they will excufe a hint, that the 
premium of twenty (hillings an acre fbr 
every acre morfc than five, cultivated 
by one perfon, will tend mod to en* 
courage \i\ and, were they to publifli 
the proper methods of cultivation da 
different foils in th<: provincial papers, 
]t would add much to the fuccefs. 
This is more neceflfary than may be 

generally fuppofed, as a friend of mine 
loft a premium offered by the Society of 
Arts, from his ignorance of the ne- 
ceffary rules of the Society, altheueh 
their lift of premiums have been pub- 
lifhed regularly for more than twenty 
years. Yours, &c* HiMT. 

Mr. Urban, tth. 13. 

I HOPE it will turn oat, that Sug* 
geflor (p. 4.) is not building caftles 
in the air, and that he may be fooo pre<* 
ferred to (bme good redory^ to enable 
him to carry his intention into execur 
tion ; though, I apprehend, he would 
find it a very difficult job, when put to 
the teft. If fuc^ an event (hould take ^ 
place, perhaps Suggeftor fhould accept 
of an hint from the Parliaments/ry 
Board of Agriculture, and publifli to 
the farmers,** that they, who produced 
the beft ten acres of corn, &c." en lands 
nfViT cp^liid for the culti'vation tj it 
bt/ore, fumcwhat agreeably to their in* 
tended fcheme for propagating the cuN 
tivation of potatoes. This would not 
only be a fpur to their induftry, butalfo ' 
be of general benefit to the country ;— « 
particularly at this feiious and impor- 
tant, if not moft alarming, crifis. 

In your vol. LXIV. p. 875, is a 
wonderful inflance of the fidelity and 
fagacity of a dog f ; that circumdincc, 
ai firft fi^lit, (Irikes a pcrfon as moral:/ 


about 16 fquare, took 10 hours to rocU in the fame room.— 27. Dining the grereft part of 
this day, after fnow and ftect during the night, which freezing as it fell, rendered the fur- 
face 35 Ihppcry as gla(s, people fkaitiiig through the ftrcctss, and upon the roads. — 23. Ice 
meafarcd again at Bootle, thickncfs 14 inches 3-Stlvi. — zS. After thaw from 3 o'clbck 
P.M. ice I inch 3-ioths.— 29. Half paft one o'clock. P.M, wind W S W, calm and fun, the 
Thermome'ter, North, was 12 j Eaft, 32; South, 65; Welt, 51; wirhin-doors 32.— 
^o. Thicknefs of ico froze in the day and night ji inch 6-icths. The river M^rfcy, 
oppofiic Liverpool, almoft filled with floating ice, and fo as to render the palfage diilicult. 
tnox^ when melted, &c. in the gauge, x inches 6-icths. 

N.B. The evaporation vcffels afl broke, 

ffa/tonf nemr iJnjerfoot. J. HoLT, 

* Seep. 164. f See another ii;ftance, p. 163. Edit. 

91 Sagaeity tfDtgs. — FlufluarlMs tftht Tbernumeter. [Feb. 


when we nflcA on 
'cnTi fhicli daily oc> 
pfobabil.[y, it ii »ery 
latent that moit in(lio»j*c koow 
ge <) tnaniFclti'd in ihm domtflic 
imil th^D ihc naiiwt of (he hrurnl 
c woulij Icjd ui to cDticei*e. My in- 
cement [o conlemplale ihi» (iiii]eSt 
c ot,ct{iaai.4 b* hcaiingof the ful- 

ich I 


will record with jour i 


n firmer of repute, rcliding at or 
in me neighbourhood ol Biuib'int, in 
the counly of Norfolk, whi lakinp an 
excuiliuna (onriderible diHance 
lioriie during the Ijcc Tevete frolls he 
WHi on the loid To henumbed by [be irl< 
lenre cold, ihii he wai reduced cii ihe 
indirpenfable necelGij' of Ijring doxn, 
«nd would hurt pentbii on ibc fpui, 
bid not his dog (>■ if reafible of hit 
diDgcrou'i fuuaiion) got iia hit breiO, 
and,exleading itMro*cr him, preferr- 
ed hii lungi tioin [he cold. The dog, . 
fo Tiiuaied for manjr houri, mad: a con- 
tinual barking, hif which tneani the 
oiriHance of Tome pnlTcflgeii wai . 


, t bell 

s faid l< 

bate been 

favcd br 

the caeklioc 


getfe : the 


i'( fife may be bid. 


ave beco hi 


by the birking 

of a 

oj;. J fccti. 


Ihe inf.i, 


^ ^ fntnd 

that pan 


h» c 

uniry, and 


it con fir mt 





, ie. 

P. H 

Mr, Urban, Fft. to. 

THE followiozobfertBtionsi-nFdh. 
leuheii't iheimometei, eipoTed to 
Ihe open eir in sn "Ejft alpea at South 
Lambirh, during the n.onrh of Jinu- 
aiy, and continued lo the djte of -this 
letter, jou may depend upon having 
been made \Tith actur«cj. 

A orrefpondent at B^iron, in Nor- 
folk, hai inforioed me, that on Satur- 
day night, lanua.y 14, at 11 o'clock, 

t iriciu 01 and brloie fun-rile 
Ihc Ceil morning j degreei bilitu 0, 

You.i. &i, J. A. 

P.S.f#i.i3. The«lurnofihef.oft 

ofend \ 

of my theimuuictriciJ lemaiki, 
baroDttier on the t5ih. i6(h, and tjtht 
Wat unurjully high, w«. }o,6i, 30,75, 
30,6^. On the .;!h and i4ih the tide 
did not Hoiv Into the river abore Loo- 
doo BtiJ^e, owing 10 ti» great influs 
4f JaJid waicii, J, A, 








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4fr-.;r!i./yr.B«i.Kfi,.Er (ftep.^)i 
y^rillin by a Friend. 

iaie prebendirs of Canterbury, and 
cliancellor of Brecknock, tvai ihe fe. 
coad fon of George Berkeley, U. D. Ihe 
celebrated bifbop of Clovne, and of 
Aan« daughter of Joiia 'forfier. efq. 
fp taker 

1795>1 ^'n*/Vf {^-Dr. Betleeley, Prtbnidarj tfCznit.t\i\uj* 95 

der in which thcjr cook placf , ire aot 
dilliaaiykDowD to the ivriicr of itiii 
■bflraa. After rcnditi); the ufual tims 
in College, nh,eri he had fuccelTivcljr for 
hit tutor* twK diffinguiHieil pre lain at 
prertntoD the bench, he itas, at differ- 
ent period! of hii life, ticar of Bray 
and Cnckham in ihc diocefe of Salifbu- 
rr, of Pitkhim and Ticehcia in ihic 
of Caalerliuiy, rcAor of AfSoa and 
St. Clement Dnwtt in the diocefo «f 
Loadon, ch^nc^lUr of Breeknock U 
the diocefe of Sr. David'i and pTcben- 
daiy of Canterbury. Hii condud ap. 

Ipeaker of the Honfc of Commoni in 
Ireland. He <*■• bora in London, 
1733, fona moaibi before hii fatber't 
coDfecraiioD. During hi* cailier yaara 
bii conAiiutioa wat feeble, and hla 
health unable, which probably indu- 
ced the bibop 10 keep him cUDllanilr 

me 9 ie, rather ih*n a public, nducaiion. 
In (he epifcopal houfe at Cloyne he 
wai iaArufied, not anlf in the ru- 
diment! of literitare, hut in cverjr ac- 
compli Oi me di bccoBiing ■ map of (a- 
ftion ; and hil pirtDti, olio were in 
all refpefit worthy of each other, di- 
refied hi> fludici and fupcrintended the 
conduA of hil tutor*. 

The alTiduoui care of pcrfoni fo emi- 
nenil)> qualiBcd 

to rear the tenJer thought, - 
To leacb the roung idea how to fhoM, 
Tn poor the frelh inftruAion o'er the mind. 
To breathe th' enliTening ipiiii, and to fix 
**" HI farpefi '\a the (loMiing breall. 



.1 egret 
I educated in a great fcbool. 
When, in hii nineteenth year, he wai 
admitted a Undent of ChriA-church, 
Oxford, be wa> uniferfalty itknow- 
l(df;ed i<r be one of the moft accom- 
plifiied young men in the uniieilitjr. 
Attention bad been paid to the cultiva. 
lion of hil body ai welf a* of hit mind 1 
bis manners were cnrrefi, tt(f, and in 
a high def;rec polilhidi hii (lock of 
Greek and Latin wai not lefi than thtc 
of the generality of hi) cooiemporatiei t 
and hi* knowledge of the world waa 

Kit father, who accompanied bim to 
Oxford to complete the education which 
he had fo fucctfifuily bci^un, died 
fuddenly before he bad refided many 
moDihi in the place, but ihi> flioke, 
though heavy 


I leave hiir 

e of parental 
mother long fuiviftd her bulband; and 
from Dr. Seeker, then biUwp of Ox- 
ford, he experienced the affc<5l lonate at- 
leniion of a fecond (aiber. It is not 
pcrhapi too much to fay ihat in the 
houfe of ihii prelate, ivhn had long ad> 

of the bilhap of Cloyne, he palTed fume 
of the bippiell bourt of hit life; by 
him he wa( admitted into otdiri, and 
from him he leceired the highell pte- 
fermeot which he etei ohlaincd in the 

it maiki the ,re£iitude and bencToteDce 
ofhia charaSer. Though bis patroa 
had for many ycaii been arihbilhop, 
piior engagemtnii had prevenled him 
till a Ibort lime before bis death from 
preferring the fun of hii moft refpei^el 
friend in the mettopoliiical chufeh. 
Seeker was too dicinl and too upright 
to prefer any man from intcreftcd mo- 
lireij but Dr. Berkeley bad reafon ra 
believe, that, upon makinghim preben- 
dary of Canterbury, he wiOied him l« 
relig^ the living of Aflon, which ho 
knew would be bellowed upon a de- 
ferring decgyman Mfaom his Grace waa 
under fome obligaiiooi to ferve. The 
Dodor wai hardly iaAidled when the 
Archbilhopdied! but, noiwiihftanding 
thii change of circumftaDcei, he imme- 
diately religned hit living, though no 
Etomife to do fo had ever been a£ed of 
im, and no fuch promife had been gi- 
ven. He did it Iro:n a piincipleof gra- 
titude to hil beneF^Oor, to whom, bai 
he been alive, he knew that the riTig- 
nation would have been acceptable. 

in t;6i he married Mif> Frinlham. 
•Ideft daughter of the Reterend Henry 
Frinlhan., M. A. By thi> hdy he 
bad two Tons George Monck and George 
Robert, both of wh"m died befoie hiir. 
The youngeR did nut live till he i 


: yea 

del) Utei 

.ih of il 

had much of the g^niu; of their gram'. 
father, whofe menu al well as njire 
the goud Du^oi hoped woulil be tr.<nl- 
miited ddwn in the perfons of his fpolle. 
riry. The of ibem both, vvhuh 
blaned their fond enpe^arion, biol c 
hitlpiiiis, aod fjppcil the foundation of 
hii heahh ; and leeli.ig himfelf alone, 
■ yielded hil 

In II 

E of 

Hit vin0Ut-pt(feniieDtt,Rnd the w- dreary defuUiion, bis thiet fupport, un. 

94- Mnuirj ef Dr. BeAelty, PreiAtfalyBy'CmitTbtTf, [Pet. 

Jer triilt ibe mod sffliBing. arofe frrm 
|7*tty, which in him tt'ii ftrtentwilh- 
«mi tnthufiafm anit fttirui ivtchoiit 
giopm. Having acnntitncrBoibtir- 
tlcnril with £•(,'/, anJ kimwiog ihit fhe 
D>d wtioBi he femid ii -i beirfp erf per- 

dence on h>s tnircy pKJtUred by Chrifl, 
and locked forward fo t1ia( bliffed ftite 
ID (which ih* (eafi ffisll be ivip.d from 
all facti, and ivhtie iTioe AslI be no 
(note d^ath, neither (orron', nor cr^f'^'Ei 

aid u 

t. thcu 

Mv fri. 


w»ll Btquninwd ivitli ilie rarinoi (ouret* 
a his ifflia.i.0. »>>il by wtiotn he 
WAS iifprdlcd ani^ bcbtcil, he (hit can- 
linued in occi^ncd coTiefptinicme i 
and proiidtnce hid. a OioiC licne before 
tTie dtatli i.f hi. MtS fon. l-.m lo hi> 
I'dief n near relatioTi, of 9 rtiioa tongc- 
bUl to hi; btvn, tvho itFiding in hil 
BeiKhbcJuihoud taboiired slfiduouflf ro 
foDih his forrowi, nnd lo cjmuS evtrj 
llioin fiotn hit btcil). In ihe hnufc of 
ih it relation, who with trrtmhutl tlili- 
gititr cmJ ifB^tir tffiBim ivaicbtd over 
Sim rfurins a long and piiiiful illnefs, 
fctlilt«ihtJ his Isflonihe itth nf Js- 
ra:i(.v, iTpJ. in ihe 6id jtat ot liii ,igc, 
dying, a) he had li*cd, an honour lo hi* 
pameand chat36cr. 

Th= pcifcnof Dr. Beikeley waioflbe 
dliildle file <nd well furmid ; hit face 
had Imneihihg ib ii peculiar, but wm 
Uandfamc; and hit eye, which ivai un- 

for that "etT reafon, ntnan of Ihe eoUi- 
pltttft jr.f>li(rti;ft." 

lu eflimat'fg his iBiditflual powers, 
Ind hii acquireTnent in frit nee and lite-' 
tature, hit charsfier fuITeii ficm being 
almnn uravoidably bimtght into com- 
pariTon wiih Ihlii of his fsrtier. Hil 
inod piriiai fiUndi will.icidiiy s^mit 
rhai he \iA not (he biftiT-p'i pi^fundiiy 
of mind, and ih>t to maihcnistica) snd 
inetapli^ficai fcience he wni in a great 
degree a tlran^r. He poffcffVd, h<^w. 
etcr, H qutcknirli ol apprehcii6i>D and a 
niiural dihocy tX raite, wtiiLh, had 
iheT been diligenily cutiiVBied, would 

•nuk friinde, ittn at no period of liii 
life w»% he capable of long aod intenft 

ivooceifion^l fetmoni which 
I, ht hasri.r;>hvcd Apolitical 

ji>d hin 


addirff, before hii etrntflie *§t<mintt, 
were ihnfe rf a man i^f faSiion in ihe 
beil fenfe of the woidi ; and ihat pari of 
hit charaacr w«i, many yean ago, 
porirayed by' one who knew him well, 
in ihe foll-jwlng letmt : " Cynihio bai 
added to his tiaiural fenle a thorough 
knowledge of the woftd ; by which he 
hat ailamcd thai msliciiy cafe in beba- 
liouT, and thsi graceful carelefsnefi of 
Oiannei, ihJt nolindy, ] knuw, poffcirei 
in Ibhinhadtgret. You may Ice, that 
his pdlittDeli ll^"s fiom fomeih'og (u- 

from a humane and benevolent heart 
<]i.c£ttd by a judgement ihai aUa^t 
I'eizet whai ii jull and proper, and 
lurmcd inio luch habitual good breed- 
inp, (hat no totted dtitniion ever pul» 
you in mnd, at the time, that Cynihio 
I uking palm to enteiiain you, though 
Upon [c.ulkdiop you &ud bim lo be, 

the pen .,t ■ ■ ■ ■ ' -\\t dingerl 

in the Stale rubfnjueni evrnii have fult^ 
reatiied. Hi; pnnciplei were thofe of 
aToiyand Hi^fa-churchinan ; but ha 
(rat a friend ttr univcrIM roleration^ and 
loicd cvtiy individual oF the human 
race. He had a very Favourihle opi- 
nion of the integrity of the Quafceri, 
whom healnayi fpoke of ai a fe£t of 
tt-ocihy, though millaktn, mea. Hil 
IteAcvolence was unbounded t and ih* 
linccriiy and ardour of hii tiiendfhipi 
lliewcd that he potlo&ed a heart without 
fui e. la Ihe difcharge of hii eccUli- 
allicsl duiie* he wai exemplary) and 
the atiention which he pud to ihe vb- 
tixui wanlt of the pborer part of hil 
flock proved ihii he wai afluaied by 
the pure fpirii of Chriftianity. In a 
word) he wai a dutiful fon, a kind huf-* 
band, an ae'tOioniie father, i (teidy 
friend, a ufetul clergyman, and a loyal 
tulijtA; and, liowivtr much he may 
have fallen Ihoit of his father In emdi- 
iion and mental capacity, he wa> cer4 
lainly equal in mora! north. To iha 
one with the fame propriety as to tha 
other may be applied the Hrell-koown 

" To Berkeley ev'rj virtue dihIot Heaven." 

Mr. Urban, ftb.t.. 

I DO not kaow when my feelnigi hava 
been more awakened than with « 
fcani nhieb arreSed my atiention lately 

ia (he city of SiliJIiuTy ; it was the pti- 

17^.] MUU^y J&(a«a/,-*-S*H{biiry dtf:rike4.—0\A Sarom. 95 

f»rni»nce of the Nfl funnral rijet to w 

pCifcA flare, a Tp^^out tovertd ivij i* 

o£ccr trf <|r<g»<Hii. #• yogjh lakcn off 

enttrtd. of »boui r«ien feet in breadth. 

ia the So-ver nf tiii itgE ; nnd to Qic^ 

ai)d Ixom.eighi 1" i-n f«t, nr more, in 

ftlleifon It. hrtiP.TOBtv. « »\l[ »» re 

h«ii,ht, wii^ .Kic^uUr nr Saxi>n roof. 

fpca K, the milxiiry, t4te gM^.^n-ui o( 

et.i<l.i,t;y srilicial. It hat lietn fnuRl 

ihc Mtpai^oo wtlkod m jjcnd fujir"! 

to. descend lu ^n inele tteirly p-i»)let ia 

pcocetriiKi u> ib« CBthedwl diu.rcli, ac- 

tV aUsii of the', fgnoundwn diitlu "t 

cfmipmied i>Y [be (tgini«iH, tlis li«a«l 

thfid4i,n« <^ »»« h>.ftd..d»nd.r..i-r- 

pUyin^ tll4 dtsd ts^rtlii iIm Imilvif 

leqn f<;«i ; l>ut- tlie loofe chjlk from 

the decwrd. witli «r<iy njiilikf jp- 

attovt, whkh h«i rt-Vcd do'VD anl 

peiids^e. f>lir>«'Qg [lie ttniHlu nf li« 

choiiWl "1' ['•■: U-unjn, at pfefeiit pt*r 

maimer. Aji iitinmlB muliiiuds 'iTt'u- 

vewj aov t,riliti pn^rcfs, Ij wai pro- 

bkJ on iluosmJion, whnl* .tft-enl (U. 

biiilv dLfiyntd a> d t.. iJic fail 

m»ncut w«. i»>.t>i;i.l4rly i.«.^tfl.B«, 

andomwoiks. Vi\to)». 

e wiiolc (a)ici| nvgeiltet loiii 
t4ii^-d,'mii, whikh ivga'd hi>e < 
credit la ih* pcui^d ol una ut um 
inalleri in paintiug. 

Tbi> eiiy IS muD agreeably Tnu 
im a 6b« "y^^ counirj, doi dilBn 
in many parti lo ihe Campania of 
Rome, and I Ihuuld thinks extraordi- 
naiy healthful, as in my ^vallii Lpcr- 
ceircd both men andvomcD, o( the fu- 
pcrior a» well ai inftrcr i 

Mr. Un. 

f.i. .». 

hale lodM and 



lililUi AJ'ff Tome »f your leadc'i 
X OOi bt awa;e that THIS MAD* 
wiCKHAM. thfi mot^nafii^d t>ik Wil- 
liam of Wykabam 10 a <m*\\ of Wi«dp 
foe call It, wai itot a cqoceit ihgi ori- 
gioattd «ith liinii it in not unjilwiy t« 
have bcCK a phtiifc ^opted hv -^^Kr 
builder*, 01: by ibe p^il.oqt wfio .eqtr ■ 
ployed ihcjHt apd ii waac udy ulcd bf. 
%. poorerful Bjicji in ib« leign uf Edp 
waid /. Colin" is my toiKbir t'lr , 
wbai J have advinceil, wbu.iit ihtSuf-, 

o his I'ti 
eU, Cliff.Td Haroi 

beinga coneert and 

CMr; week. Tbe late Jaonei Harriij 
Elq. {well known by, hil wntingl) wal> 
a crcat patron of niafick, and^oftea a 
peif^Tmarinpublichimrelf. Hithoufe, 
during ihe annual fcAiTal of St. Ce- 
cilia, It is well known, ivat ilie relbri 
of Ihe firA families in ibis kingdom. 
William Benfon Earle, Efq. in con- 
iunition wiih Mr. Curie, his ibc di. 
leaion of the concert. Mr. Earle \% a 
dcfceodant of ihe famous Auditor Bcn- 
fon, in the rcien of George the Firfl ; 
ii a gentleman of eiienfive reading, and 
bat profiled much by his traireU through ii. becaufe he 
diffeieul patti of tiiirOpc. I am lold great part of i 
he it forming a mufrum, which, from paired the bi|;g( 

;[3R.e, under ll 
i>cr«Cil&'..rd, 1 
s aa(.cdo<e : 
that Roicr d 

; Clif- 


ford, ihe younger, a'tei his mj 
with the aFoief^iJ Ifabcll. Vip<..n 
ing pvirclTed, ai in her ri^ht, of Rmu- 
wham Caftle, in tl« county of WtU- 

moreland, did new-build fome par'i 

cauGng a 

and ingrai 

of il» 
c fet I 


: fnid Cdftie, 

Afrtfos t a fiibierraDCDut paffage 

has lately been difcatered wilbio ihc ' 
Jimiti of the aniicni city ol 01<t Sarom. 
The lite fe<ere frofls, and I'udden ib- 
undations which fucceeded, b» pielling 
more flrongly than ufuil on ihe Di^bi 
furface thai covered the mouih of the 
entrance, have opened a pall'age undcf 
ihe rampiru m the Norih-eaft (juarter, 
Bear the fuppofed fita of one of the an* 
litaitoweii. By a door-way of near 
four Icet in width, a pait of the fquarC' 


led the Pa- 

gan To»er, 01 fur that by fait main>gp 
he became polUiror of tlie c^Uic, and 
other places lu llie fa'd county. " 

There is a iiailiLonal flory, thit Ed- 
ward 114. w,)( .Hcndcd wjtti W>ke- 

ham In confei^uenie of afuppofed niitiD-, 
Itrpretariiin of ihe muito id queftiont. 
aialc ibuught by BiUiopLowib to dc- 
fir.e bu; mile lega.d, ( 
Wykeham, p, it. ool.) ) and Ihe K,in|^ 
mud haic been caplioutty inclined, bad 
hel>neo(d to fuch a fuggeftion, which, 
lo cleaily fubjeQcd tbe couriier who 
fhould bare Aaiied ii to the impuiaiion, 

^ WAiTun of Wjkthun a ^i'/ulArthitta^— Bp.Guadulph. [Feb.' 

Ji piece • of 
Ic thht thef 

Peafe. la the ap^ion of ibejudicioui lb«t Itodjr, at well . 
brognpheroF W^kcham, ibe mooifch ofkanting, eceleliAHi 
wai (o well fattified with fail ferricct, ' 

llui he he^pt^ upun him bmh civil and 
ccclcfiallicai prcfcrmcDtt, bi a rccom- 
ptnce Tor his wotki, inflanciog [he 
cafllei of Windror and Q.u ecu borough i 
and CDnceroing ibe latter »Mc, on the 
authoiily of ihe continuition CIitdii. 

Sadutphi, be iddi, thai owing to (he (hat weie conftruftiiig on me plant iiiey 
^difficult It! arifing frDni ihe nature nf bad Formed. 

the gconnd, and ihe loiKiieri of the d- Viry ptrtincDt lo ihic futijeit it an 
inalion, thii underiakia)! Uirplaycd more obfertiiion by Mr. Goniing, in hii 
(videntlv ihe (kill and abiliiiet of the Caatetbury Walk, (p, iji. note,) It 
aichiiefl. feemi (he writei^ prctiy [cmarkabte, 

Andyeiihelate Mr. T. Warton ear- that wiihin the compjfi of an hundred 
I, there Ibauld hav 

other brnDciiet 

tbe lailjr. And ttiouFb lh«» 
miglii ftldoin take in hand a .ro-vcl or 
ihechiffcl. and thii only for finilhing 
the lighter and more elegani p' * 

fcutpture, it ii unquedio ' ' 
often ofed the pen and i 
lyed with fciei 

vtMj coDiended that rhi 
ptilaiion bcDcatb the dignity of Willja'in 
(rfW^keham. Fgr,»hilft obriating the 
&rcBflic flrlfiurc poinied at the prcfcnta- 
lion of a " clerk wife in building csf- 
t>ct though he kunne not read well hil 
fa>iMr."hethuiexpreffe.himfelf, (Hif. 
lory of Eoglifh Poeiry. vol. 1. p. ]ofi, 
Boi. z). " Here i> a manifell piece of 
ftiire on Wyktbam, Bfhop of Wir- 
cheflet, WIckcl.He'. coitmporary, who 
n fuppofed to have recnmniEndEd him- 
fclF to Edward III. on <e.boiia>ng >be 
cafttc of Windfor. Tbii wai a recent 
and notorioui iuftance. But la ihisap- 
pointriKnl ihe probably paid a 

Jenr* fur bufinefi, hin£tiiiiy, ciicum- 

fptflion. management, rathtr ihan to 

•ny fcienlifie and pr'iftirtd Dull in ar- 

chilcflui* which he might h«*e /poflcf- 

fed. It feem* to me ihii li»)aai only a 

fapervifor or comptroller m'lhii occa- 

Aoa. It Wis common todcpntc cbuicb- 

nerCto thii department liom ai idea of 

iheir faperior prudence and probity, bilhop Laufrauc. 

Thni JoIin; the Prior of St. Swithea't «( the inoii*a tor Wi, 

v*uu iiirfuc ditijifci^iuit: iiicir Uudy, and 
of whore laOe and (kill we hare many 
beautiful piooft a( ihi> time i but hers 
the monk) judged pcrfefily right : tio> 
tiling could do greater honour to the 
fticitty, orfo ^^^ll eaprtfi their asal lor 
the houfe of God, the keeping and 
adorning of wlikh was rub>tt to iheir 
cate, IC clturin^ thole lo prclidc uver 
them, will wcie bell qualilicd lo di. 
cefi theiQ in ihc difcnarge ol [heir 


Shtiuld i[ be hinted iha 

Mr. G. comutendi, and not ihe buil- 
ding of foiiriiTii, it oiBY be cfteted, in 
farourof William of Wykeham, that 
if he reared two ciiille«, fo had Gun- 
dulph before him, vie, for the firft ' 
King William, ibe wh>ieiowcr, wiihin 
the Tower of London; and for bit Ion, 
the miller keep of Rochefler, maoy 
'- - ■-- became B Ihop of ihal 

rence of Arch. 

firiher liaied, 
Rufui'i ' 

d with the 

> Winchcfler, in llSo,*^t commiiri- ing advifed fur ihii purpolc to employ ■ 

cned bj bflef from the King to fupcr- Gundulph, ihai he wat voy inielligenc 

life lar^e repair! done by ihe AenfF and expert in mafonry (" in oncre cga- 

i* the Calltc of Wincheller and tbc mcntani plarunumleientetefficazerat," 

Royal Manor of Wulmcr. The Bilhop Texui Kulfenrii, p. 14b ) 

erf St. David'9 wai mailer of ihe work) la M'. CincHi propoied publication 

at building ICing't College. Alcock, on Engliili Atchiif^ilure, be will doubt- 

Bilbop of, wai compiroller of the left caamme and ■pi'reciaic (he laicnti 

royal building* UDderHcory VII. He, ofGuodulph in ihui lir.e { «ad though, 

like Wykeham, wat a greai builder, by a Aiange omiirion, the name of ibia 

but not iherefurcao arcbiiefi." prelate ii nut to be found in any Bio~ 
graphical Diaionary, it may be realan- 

Ii theie not, howeTcl, 
grapha It'iking trait of falle delicacy) 
At Icaft it fliewi a want of aitemiun 
10 the puifiiitt and occalional employ^ 
menl) of churchmen, even of high rank 
in former limei. In mathei 

in tbc fcitncei and atci copDcflcd wnb dul^ii. 

.biy piefumed that, in the feci 
tion of Biogiaphia Britannica, 
bai neady proceeded to G. Dr. 
will in thi* renewed Temp.e oJ 

ippiopriue a njcbto the illullriou 



StaiDclrop Cbur(hf aniitt Minumintt, dtfirihii* ^•r 

Mr. Uriah, Slmmdrwf, 7n.i7- 
f SEND jou iPUuI.') ■ view of 
Suindrop church, in the coualjr of 
, which, from its anilquiiTi 
kfcc icetptalle 

: of bl 



li>ghly iliciH'aCci', ii iviii;; rr.: 

ro! itiformeil ivhSre Warfr-H! . 

dF Ralph, Eailrf Woftmpiii-J, was iiiWr- 

' ; the wji Iliu dauR!il«r I't Hk;f h, E.'^rl oC 

. Le'.ind wni 

ebbing «l.«r 

ifpcSc IfaMnifnati'Siij I't vw< » _ 

verbal itefciiplin of the oumatd liguM -iut&rd, Ji^ liie jih of ji 
of itiii I4i>icix itlJ buildiog. ■ .»™sbuiieJat Hraiieepetli : I i? fecoinl wift 

Mc. HnMh™ri>it, in h>» HlOorf or'Jj,>|,an, iliughter of iIk Uukc of l^ncilicr, 

~ ■ ■ l;tll of Kl ■ 

laielj tame i>ui, givtf |^t following 
quotliioa from I.r.U»d'»][tfaiW»i'Jf, Whta 
IpciktBg of Staiudicp. 

" Hen ii t Mli^liU exarch, tiivins rvfto 
• body and iw" nilin. 1 liaiJ tlut afors 
Rjleof asftr tm.;, Bare ivsn ir,-l aVuli, 
liiii now ii IliaSouUi-ail*. lii H.- ? 
.- le, ai 1 bm), ujt buried l:'c - 
vtlier anJ gr9n>lF>bm of R^iiu 1' 
<)i*T P«d* a cauliuulc tliBie. 
wiul «f thin ills. Jiplicie (%r 
an<tiaa|^Q( I'irce Iwlyi, ivScrof <"it v.: U 
BcrauOB^ »i3 3 tiimtwut *T«Mi:Jiilil<',)n<l 

<f rtMrthealfU) with * pL^ ln)3(^ nrbral&i 
■nda Icrii'lAcabe'eit filtitcdlUctranl ISn 
'rnl twin lO-E'w.itd l^L'il i>f B«i;:iBnqy. 
Till* Bdwnnl w"» ilic firtl fun {jIlHi^i 
: Johmm Dculorf n^i hkniMlun'. Tlus td- - 
v nriXni MMClwr lun cmlW GMfK»i :in>l 
Ws siflJIietii^CMi^ealfalQit], 
fe,Henr^ now Lard t,i\z'-\'taa.f. 
'" ' Iwiie.n^jLoraNenIlsj 
, hi! f-wni wi'e. use 
_._,___, : Robtrt iVM'bifliop^of 
.OaKMej CWge uai LuiU Ulioiti i Elt- 

a bull's 1 

.[ Ihc Earl 
-, except 
:S reflect, 
:lie fcuU- 

:]i is mntb hrukeii, 
hi. S. in the old ch.ira^leri Ih* 
elerual, in eimitlels, on th« 
, I <ift I tlie 1^^ nre ex;tndii', fpun 
, And iht feet Feltii;; on * lion. 
. Iie»ds are rafted oft cnOtiow, 
uy chcriib<, aqd it tlii- f«e( nf earlt 
1 ileflt witli ti*o Icncsline cleiks> 
c Torab are nictxt, n:i:»-De'ued 

i hU t 

_^jm1 Mar^nis lus lirlt 
W.b, aQthateftbond of hjmi utJ oo l^ 
rigbllmHl 1^ Uu in>if«.itf jobar),. hi* 
feund infe i boi Iha ithuried M Cncolnjiitj 
— !._ «_-^-i •_.: — t^jj^ Dwhei of 

Tlie IjC'HiI lomh is of U'ooil, nml tut lli 
rc<:ii.:-.b-Lj: lijuio, a'fii CUE iiium-d. A plita 
of 11 i^ r,.itji in thp 'Antiqusriu'i itrpeno- 
tr, Ir: -II ,L ili-awioE of Mr, Bailfv'-". Tliis i* 
[:.<: m. ':.::^>L'nt of Henry, th-: 'fl'Ji Il.rl at 
Wr 1.1. . !',.iJ: i<6 mifrii:.!, t.i hit firft 
V.I , '. . , il.i'.Tj]i(er of 1 bimas M.iiiners, 
r.L. :,'i y, . in.l. I.y vvbixn be h»il ilFiie, nn 
(.1 '.■,'■• :iaitiii! Jjne, liit fecoi>U wifp^ 
^. -'.l'<i^.tr,'.AfUTtlich*ra.QbDnil«y, K>-i. 
I . ;:.':-.U>.M ivMt*a**M*t-gtur,-but I'cf 
r. , .'y, V.'. i«:a*B, it n« nawd. H«:dird 
U'.. .,, i-f. .( wd tiyhii will, lUej Ai^;. 
I , I ,A;. ■ icfleJ Ins body I o he buric-l iii 
I . li 1 Vir^h of StiiotlTup, ui'iicr ttia 

I. . .' wnt-Iaft m3i!e, Oeu-.ta the bdv 

J .... uJe. All inrciip'ion it n:M 

ituml the edge of the t.ible, in Ihefe woiil* 
•' Tint lomb miiJe in the jere of I'-I'iilirth 
bitbeEiaceofGod<|U'.'n. ■- ■ ■ - 

i Ir^Lind, defei) 

faith, 1 

Mr. HHtcUBlbB addt. 

" to the ^drnptioo of ihls chtirch, 
dliom witl oKir in mAs rem&rlu i 
« h.ii ji qnottd irma Lcbpd g the clmnc 
in LnttliiS ^AfcfiMUhj wiillh 6 |KiGci 
■with! '" - ■ .. 

i R.jht 
Hen. trie ot Wclfntil.iii'l for h mfclf inJ 
liiii thre u ive», 111 ii is to f ly, Ann?, diiiistiier 
to ilic erl of Kuili>"d, J.ire, .Marg.iret, 
dmiE'itort " No more remaining, R.-onri 
(be fiilr^ (if [he mur.ument, wiihi:i .1 kind of 
ii1on:d*, fbmteO t'yfm'Jicr.rvril pillici-, artf 

S.iulb H.a1l, are awku arJ figures ol 

"iciaiins tlrem, in the Hko ch:>-.«t:-i-, the naniL's of 

widi a liiennr, Kathrine, Ralfr, Ch:l^le^, Kdwaid^ 
Adeli, with a (uveiitii whole nams ia 

to ilie defaced. (>n (lie ercts, are carvcil, thu^roi* 

of Ne- of ilie fimilv, wilb a mnltitiide uf 4.1 ^1 ler- 

ofEiig- ines. HiierliKyij cut ivi:h a ciir:cd lit-d, 

viad.;w. and poinied beat''] a fut ol atmoiiL, iii« 

Stitindrop Charch, tni !ti Manummtij itfcrihia. 


h^mls elarated, nithoiit gauntlets ; the \t%t 
VXTcndtdj adlI [liafceCreftfltlaaa^eyfainuid. 
'The luiiili of tlw ladiea are eltvateil, ind I)Mt 
dreSc» rsmaikablir awkwanl, 


Inve by a poiiUtd arch) an oleganl Tcai ii 
tbrmeil wheielha rnodlnft wu lor iho ro- 
•eption □( Lun) Dirlinglan'i fuiiily. Tic 
Djveii regular, hiving [«B fiile-ailcE, bu:!i 
IbrmcJby live i^Uars, two tu llie Eaft in 
each row nre ravai, witli cat^iiali gantilhcd 
wittinifis; itie iwanexl nro dn^rci) piU 
lani tfao bit. It) Hie WeR^ ii elaOered, but 
TeraHrkaMy hcny, eompftW of various ir- 
TCEuUr put:. The >ri:tvn ar« clrcoUr, ex- 
Mpithe Lit to the WeA, which u pointed, 
%ai fupporti iLe iiitrer : lbs nrchei in ttts 
Sooth row «re ornamenleil with the zii^ 
figiaci ihii(e on the North row bave nat 
Ibot oriiaineni, wluch gi»«9 mocli coUiur tj 
whatLelMu) byti th>t ongninlljrlbcre wu 
only an aile, lo the South, wliieh wm ap> 
nrnpriuin] Tit ilie Uuermnit of the ancient 
nniilynE tlic huufe uF R^byi »iapp«irtbr 
lliBKwabi In the walli nhCre oilr aDtlmr 
iajsthey insi!e»«»t»iiaryorctiaoiiti^. There 
tn two archAlictt^e SmitiwMI, one of 
'"which appsanoitore htcn Ci'ii.nijdsJ tor 
■ CUfcrkr [If ifotiaEa ; f, ■:,■:,■; iin h i- liini- 
xientciwilb iabe[ii.ii.l£ wo:k, .1: tuc f irirnit 
nf Khch is 3 biarket, as 1I d :Ji(".ril m iiip* 
port a (mill cmcilix nr imJg 
«r bght; under lliu arcb, i 
rcffigv, but it is impoSiWa ti dirt<n; 
wlitlliri it Hi'efijnedfitaiiccddiallic 

intiely[opi«ferwiit.!i>i- . ■ ' 

rfiiciailnp dcj-ks "'I' '1 ■ ■ 

n>..LiKr- .iiiJ mailts f. nhc ,■, ■ 1, :. • ■ v.; 

> >.) ihii pl'ce li anaiiicr 

• I 1.1, -,. .. , :1ju1 thoefliKy ofaduW 
ici li. iL, i,ui icciiiiiig ta billing t» tlw place. 
The %iire uiUi a coionit, tU&rb^ by Le- 
bnd, dittii ant be III either ulihtle iicellct, 
nor IS to he f lun J in llie cliuich 11 t'i>i time. 

(mnt landt^ tCtienMnts, r«nt[, rervices, and 
oElicr profits, bslideiwliM Kiog Jimes hud 
granted llicreto ) (diJ lie slfo lhele^y gc.intid, 
lo Sir Heiuy wil his hein, flie psrpeiual ad»>, prsfentilioD, 3luI ri^bt of p_troaag* 
ofilieihurdlfi)r ever." 

Th« collepe which Leiand Tpcikt of 
ftond oa the North fidtfiif the church, 
RDtt app«arj, bjp ihe Ilccrce of Bilhup 
|l4ilic;(l, iin powering Riiph Nevill, 
Ssrl of "WtninntelaiK], to erea and 
fouDdlhc finHiiahnve bren hutli about 
the yesr 157*. The building ii it. 
Aioycd to iitlutindatifns,indifae ground 
on whieh it lluod planted with fiti. 

Thechirrth. nhidi is faid tt>>eihB 
largcU in the coitotv, it fnuattd at tho 
£.1^ end'o'f ihcM»'ii, and is dedicate d 
10 Si, AltfT- Hcte ii a riug of fit good 
beFli, tad an orf>4ii \ the laner the gift 
oF ihc laie [JunuunMe Kiiiibcth Vine, 
whole Ricmory, li»m her benevolini 
priocipiei, which "ere bulli on the 
EirmeH FoundaiinDS ur picT;^, will long 
be affcflionalely revered. 
' Yourt, ^c. STCcitbN RoBSON. 

. Mr. U«B*N. :}an. Ii. 

TN ODE ^1 niy r jtnblc) round iIic mciro- 
1 polii, my cgrioGiy Utl ni< into ilie 
rnnugucl* Jcwv butyinMiound, >i 
Mile-end | und 1 wii Itnick with the 
rcDtince ihqr h*i" happilf charen, Ec- 
thr. Xil 7. « ThtQ IhjII ihe duft re- 
turn to the Wnh »< U WIS, teiilhcjpiiit 
Oiill letum uaiyG^il wh-'gawicj" fo 
hi^'bfir coMTiIting the French Xheinic 
iiljctij. ■' U molt ell uneeternellc [om- 
K..1I." InJeedllcltakindofreTereoiiil 
a .ve on. uvadjj'E ot> <!>e dult of the once 
titiolca, iDd Hill a peculiar penplc, re- 
fleilir;™ S;. Piul'i uoiri*. Rom. 11, 
'• Anil if fiine of the bnochn be broken 
olf , and tliou {nine * wild oljie-trte urcic 
grafiEd inamoogit ihtm, and with tbcm 
pirtikeft of the roql and laiQets of tne 
Oive-ttee. hoiH not ag^iBll ilie 
)>r>nch(.s, tie, SeS!' Pwhipi i cgrfory 
Ik'-Ub <rf this cepwiory foi tbe<iea<i niay 
□..[ be uniccirpiiitllt [0 juur rcsJers, cl- 
p.oijlly tlio eouiil»7 onej, whomav not 
It ii~<]u)uiti;d w:ih the Judiie ccreinn. 

P'etioU! IP the cotpfe King deporned 
inTl.. urar=. itwmrini ioto.l.-H. aa 
t .-, ri.tiii, in Wi.ichit is pl-ctd 0.1 a 
1, u ,■^ i;,^iii;..if, whilHtKepritii, n»d- 
1.1,, i iL i i.ti<.i(, Akauntprattri louad 
,Ul,il. auJ oitr thi:)vi«ei"£.,. the .=- 

■' litur/ l%a> uu^Ht^m 

Ik tv tUe lup^'vrt ul ibe pUc 

'iyg$.^ Burial Gnuniaf thi Jewi at Mile-enJ dtpthti. gj' 

Thcdtad ireiDlcrr«d in' rows, wiihnut gra»e, which, ns fuch number! Rtne- 

Kiy refpea to the diff<renie of nnk. latly aixnJ, >i (oan psrforintd. Bcfid* 

He ihii IS mined -d-.i.v k.s to the ketper of ilie pUce, who live, in a 

him ihit xisbuiJsdyclUtiiay, wueth.r houfe aJjoinin^, iwo men eonnanily fit 

.poor nt ii(h, cKCepfi few iilUncei up ei-cry nighl in a moveible wsich- 

where a iiufbtnd, wife, nr lome d. 4r le- b.n, wlucli wheell oT':r the l*ft gr^ve * 

UiItc, puiiAifet t'-e n.xr plicc m be re- thu hai betn dooe fot fourur five yf.i, 

fined tor thuT>relT(> i nor is ilu-rn »ov , '« eonfe^uence of [licir gioilnd beinj; ' 

difference is (iieircoffini ; our piain lieirfe lobbed ai « great tite by Lbe llcfoiritc- 

Mtriuall jOn^f, the moie r«fpea<d ihey' tinnifls. 

>f:, tlie moic numcious arc ll<e li>>n Can any of your canerjioodcnti tell 

lliii t' ' Ili.v 'I'll ' '. k ' I Ml ; ..n nO' me i( a mult eztraurdinary coii of armt, 

lorinuny wicked are putinto ihegioimd painted on a cosch tvliiclt nu>v pliei al 

wiihout any ceremony! and I believe a luck, etcr belonged o 'Sn* family. 

buried apart from [lie i%ll ; elfc <lic Tbc crcil i* llic ark, or mercy-fca>, 

chief and only diflinSion ii, ihe richir with ihe cherubim oKcrlliadowingj in 

faanoi; ^are-nonet with Hibrew, For. ihc four q^irtcringi a lion, oi, man 

tUKuefe, (or Splnirh,) and £n|;'il1i in- (robed in erin<ac), and eagle. S ippor- 

fcriptiooii fome baie only one of llie lets, angeli fro<n the ivjilt upward 

thtcc language] ; ininy wlih emblenia:ic (ellc hairy legi and cioren ten rcein dc- 

derices, fuch aa a hand coming out of moos, or at bcdfaiyn)' Moitn, <'Hi>li- 

the cioudi with an axe, in iho att of ocfi to ihe Lord ;" apticadant fomeem- 

hewiin; down a tree, Ihedding ihe w,.ti-r blenvi of F^ce Mafonry. 1 caoDot help 

DUi of a. piuher, or plucking a lore, if Tiewiog it aiakindofimpioui mocker/ 

k it ■ dooulla ihii liet beneatli, Un a of the Scripturei, whence ill the allu- 

Mit, Ximcno, who died in child-bed lioni are evidently. taken. Ii may have - 

sc the ageof i6, iheemblemiGnrikingty belongt:d to fume Jew, but 1 think he 

pathetic J a tole juft ctopc, a bud le- mull iii'e been lu Enihufull. I once 

■nainiog over it, " Oh, fp<iie the bud." before I'lW the fame armt un a coach. 

But I could not tompichead tint on Sir with a Latin motto to the fame puiport. 
SamfonGidenn'i, a l.utlding wliich.p- \ d^n'i know, Mr. Urbir, whit 

pearcd tu mc lilie a temple, di*i'lnd into you wilt (ay to my inmiifiiive pen. 

in lung ntietfeems Wi'kingin a mclin- iiit.i anv lioil'e that Ueari iJie chi- 

choly mann;/ i in anotlitr, a gr.iupe of i,c"lcf of a.ii.ijiai but a kn. .ie Aa- 

figurei, and a do^ ; ciii; riiF|>iii<.cl ir,e, tii|uary c^n i/iilf undei" tJic fiiendlf 

as i thought they wire not | ■.rniiiieij lo vtli of an alljintd iunk, in jOdt Migi- 

earie any figures of aninuis [pcrhips nue, f.tiiiv her buuiidUIs fJi.olUY. 

tJiey do 001 tftee.n theit ctin. uiies as H.ive jou, it Mr, M.ilcjlm, e.ei uken 

facrcd placet). I know tie wik k.pi fume nonce of Soddige me i;.trdeqer"* huulo 

dayi beyond liieir ukal cuKom, before at Hackney, decorated with \.i^i\ em. 

they would receive his bodjr amonga, blems, crownt, lofei, lUurs de us, &«. ' 

ihcm, ai he had fo much tieiiatcd ftom and has much more I an told in llie 

them in hit life-time; but a large legacy inlide ? Was it in ttie Jpicie .,i ilia 

lo chiltiable ufcs, wliich they mull clfe good rc!tor*it LindbcLhe's nuvemcots, 

hive loA, It un conqueccdthcirfcruples. n would nut be lo.ig uncxj^uitd. 
On another tomb-Qonc befidc tlie trie, in Vouiv, ti-. IZusebia. 

the id of felling, a reaper is tuning ^^_ — __ 

dowi) corn wiili hit fcythe, ■ ^oman Mr. U«Ban, Jji. 6. 

holdiupher apron, as if lull (if glean-- Tt«n. Ui^hard Paget (l.JvlV. p. 

ings, and an elderly man l).iliit& be> IVX ii;7j ivas a yujiig ni in ul a> a- 

fide her, with a litge key hjoging to mnole niannen as good abi.m;!; he 

hit girdle i the fignificatlon of ihi, t am tuiH he greatiy mill'.d in the \mt 1 cir- 

■t a -loft fot. Labels of Hebiew woi.u cle of hii fiiuiiili, where liis miBll'.ming 

wreathe round tbc tree, and encircle the (lilpuniiun, hit eily mnniier^, tii> vjii. 

whole fcjilplure. uu, inunmaiion, and even hib liiili: p:. 

I muft not forget a kind of fountain, cuimntic:, weie fuii; :u jll'i.d (dtjl^ie; 

ID which they waft ihtir bands on ihe;r lie vv.,s a man of redncd ulic, ui much 

lion; and I am told ihe Irieiilt, ii.>t lover of aniiiiuit es, and li.rciitir ai> 

['•iotat ttodci aitentioD to oil up ihs 

iDo Mr.'R.Vaget.—'FnnchCler^yf—Xeaophoa'tBamJimenl. [Fco» 
poarumf'tian, whicb cut him off in the be found in his own wotdi, i a iiii £«• 
' ■ ■ ' ptdiiioD nf Cyrus, V. ) : " Afcer Xtn 

Your correfpondent Mr. M-r, ' of 
Winchrfier, would vttj muck ^ratiTf 
federal of jour ruderi b]f fume fanhir 
txitiQt from ihofe interefliug leiteti, 
which wtie gWen in your lad volume, 
ponccrninp the reli^ioui dirpnririnTi) of 
fcTcral in France. AmidA sU the gloom Xyli 
tvhich furtounds ibii unhappy king- liter, 
dorr, it it a greateful thing toobftrve, tiiun 
that there are individuilt among ihem. 
who art improved by rutferiny;, and 
tvlio, in the dayi of their piolpeiitj, 
were ihoughilefi and itreligioui. 

exile, he lived ai Sc}lluiit, a La- 
cef^xmon'iD colony nor Olympii;'' and 
riuiuch, in l.i» inatife on BinLUiraent, 
fp'ski of the itrriiotv of Stilluns, in 
wjiich XcaophoD, alter his cipcdiciotr, 
in hoaourible old at;' (p. 601. i 

lAr.Vi.Bkv, Jan. i>. 

PERMIT me. ihroogh the channel 
of yotir ufiful Mifceliany, to in- 
fi-rm Mr. VVilliatn Crop, and Bourti.. 
nicnlii, of the method ufcd by me to 
deftroy the bfown Grub, In 17^3, the' 
liop-roDn of about (en fquatc ruds m 
my planiaiion nere ifioRly dciliovcd, 
(bice hi'U cntireljr, oihcri only one or 
two weak bindi. At thii time I wit 
ignoiani of the Murei bat, upon Ny 
ing open the roott, 1 difcoTeicd ilie 
broirn Grubt in abundance. Jn ihe 
Spring of 1794, I had the dcfcflijc 
hilti re.pljnicd; an' ' 
vent ih'e l.kc d.pred^ 

iUidci, XtnuphoD, &c 
WIuo tlie espcdiiiuii wa^ brought to 1 
luppy conclulioii. X:iiophon eniercil in- 
to tilt r^rif 1m of Scuihas, king of Thrace, 
wlyofe fubjedtl in a Aile of revolt. " 
The trtaclicrouB prince nut only bioke 
his word wi;li hitii, but todeaeotired to 
plun^ir his troops of their Juftly^actiui- 
itd liJuil). Xenophoo left many of hii 
men to join ThimhrJ, rh? LiCcJimo- 

gamui. il(te Ins iiidury of the eipedi- 
tion ends. From Afu he w<:nr, and, 
wiih hi» iroop, joined AgefiJaus, eo- 
tcced into his friendship, and was with 
binl at the battle of Cotenaea*- For thi> 
aitachment to the Lacedzniooiani, and 
tn Cyrus, whofc brother the Athenian* 
,. .„ f,.,- favoured t, he wai banilhcd by the 
future, X Athenians, and cinie to Ephefus, whero 
he depofiiid ha:f his wealth with Me- 
gabyaui, ihe pried of Diana, till bis re- 
turn, 01, in cafe he (hould not nturn,, 
to be applied to msie a ftatuej to bo' 
pji^teri ute ihe'r lead and oil. Thi» cooleciaEtd to tliat goddefsj or, aa he 
rtii»iuie 1 pouixJ on each hill when f-Jis himfcif, to do»er the goddefi 
oreiied, and ihen clofed them op ayain pl'a'e*' i and fent the other hilf xo Del. 
virh tarlh. This had the dtfi.ed ef- Pl-'S- whence he *tr.t into Greece, be- 
fca J ((.r, the bindt flouiifhed. and '"g mviied to accompjiiy Agefiiaua 
puived l>.:i(er could be e»p(6i:d ^.•!"''" 'l"= Tbtbaoi it il'e esptnce of 
horn their age. Tht. plan tivight 1= f^ Laceuimonuns ; and, kavmg Age- 
very well applied to cabbage, jauli- "'^"s "• 1^'"». lie leturned to Scilluns, 
Ii«er, letiuce-pljnti, &c, by ufi-ii: a *'"" "" "' "" P"" "iilance j and 
wsFtr-pot for tlie liquid, with the head *"'<"> P'-uf'OUS (till* f. p. ,97) faji, 

^ftbe lpi:ut t.ktn (ffi c.rebein.^iaken "- '"* "'" ' ' 

[o priveni any of it fJling upon (he 

1 of ui>fl:cked 
xed ahtt^cofit with water in 
Hcicoi to a.ikeand reduce It i 
d ni:e, cq'al tothil '\a which fai 
■ r lead a ' ' ' 

the L.^ceda:aiai: 



1 of the plan 

e the 

: Itat 

yidnti up alLtr tlu liquid is pourcJ o: 

Mr. Urban, 7fl«. ,- 

IT 1 a, t.etn doul^tid wheihir X = i 

ilil»(C*. The be!1,''olutiuiiot tUia v 

i took I'rsmtt.e Kleins 
1(1 gits to him. Hit!.er Megaoyzui 
raught his money, with which he pui- 
;lie ebifed.a piece of ground, which he de. 
JUS '''"'"' ^' 'be gudi/eft, and which wat 
I ,, by the ri»ei S.'hnus, of the 
^f_ fame name with thit at Ephelus. Here 
,^_ iie paifed bis time in huntingj, enter-. 
j_ uimag kit friends, and writing htflory. 

'*" • riutaich, ill Agefilao. 
'• f Hautati. L2C. III. p, 174, 

J Pcihaps of himfelf. 

5 This part he liimlelf, Anab. V. i, calll 
10- the tieature of tlie Atlisni.iiis. ' 

Jm II 1 u wlaih be aUudei in hi>,Ti«atife oa 
fi:l »un(in|. 

*7950 ^int't /'"»" LirdBachzo, nlathe to Scottifli PertraUi. lOl 

WticD the Eteant itlaclcid Sc'iUucs, Xc. There are few of iheScoitiOi there th it 
jtophon leiired lo Elit, to Li pie us, ■cd will helitate lo marage thii bafiaclfc 
Corinih. When the Athenians quamfrimum. 

Sir Kobei\ Moray iiinthe Royal So- 
ciciy'icollc£)ion, aoit uughi M be en- 
Erared, for he w»i ihc real founder of 
ihit Society. 

On the blue cover, and In the moaih- 
Ij numtrai of the portiaitt, ihere ought 
to be ■ ni>l«, inviting the poflcff - -' 

took up the ciufe of the LiccdzinoniiD*, 
who hid fuffired fo much in the bailie 
of LeuAra, he lent hit foDi ^o the Athe- 
tiiin arm)'. One of thtm, Giyllui, lofl 
hit life >t the battle of Min'incii ind 
Xenopboa bimfElf died foon tfur >t Co- 

;i ba. 

bulus. Ad epievim on lii.n liy Laer- 
tiui (ett forth, that, ihoueh Ail.ini ex- 
pelled him OD account uf bi^fiiojt with 
Cyrus, he found a hofpitible icccpiioit 
Bi Corinih; where he patTed bii 
agri^ibly, that he (pert llic \emi 
hli l:f= in that city. Xtn.>p!,oii 
layi, in hii Hiftory of Greece 
that, at Ibe time of his entering i 

1 port. 

ind, where 


wanted to enrich the Sctiei ; 

the Ucus ai a piQurr i> know 

to be flaied. In. thit inaai 

publick encoumges ibe work, il roajri 

be carried on to per(t£l<un. 

. . F^nber— Imullfuzgclhliat.althougb 

iderof ihi pultia-Lli of many eminent Scot* . 

imfvlf have been engraved, and publilhed ill 

VII. hook>, thit doe> not »t all lupe'rfeje the 

_ to en- Decelliiy of girint; tUem agiin to th« 

.th Seuibi!, frnttnce of h>. publick in a work fimilar to that ia 

It had Dot be-o paired igainfl him which you aie engaged, more erprciallir 

■ ' behadU " 

iv. Hill. Vll. 

5101 Hutchinfoo'i Didetl. J. pp. 5, 6, ginal piclur 

prefixed to his edition of the Cyiopxdia. Unluckily, 

•' On which of the ;w-o eiptdirion!, t\a done for f. 

with Cyrus, or that with Agcfilius, fen- locked up 

tence of tnnilbinenE w» ptoaouDCcd Aniiouariei 

agiind him, is not determined. But he whi 

hid by b-th incurred the difpleifure of Poi 

h;^ fellow-citi7Ctis, wbo looked upon h'm def 

BS not being well atfified 10 the intEieflj nti 

of b:5 country. He had not l>v bis a- niif 

tiots given any marks of lii^ ei.miiy but 

agiinft it ; but it is cenain that he wis a Pu\ 
gitit admirer of the Statijii mjnnecs 1 

and conltitution, acd haj a very ii^diSc- eov 

rent opinion of the Aihinlin «h 

cracy." SiiDsaii, Utcciaa Hilt. II. 114. (.uu 

Lord Buchan to Mr. Nichols, lum B 
Sir, Drjbargb Ahbfj, Dec. \%, 1794. Prol 

I AM gl'd to fee your naim: among Cilgc 

ihofe gentlemen who are engaged in furnifl 
PinkertoD-s Sciie>, b<.cjure 1 know that I an 

the Difcipk of Wiili-m 3i.>vycr wl.l be youc 
an boll in fuch ^n undertaking, which I 

y, a great deal of ivhai I have 
' Antiquities end ibc Arii i* 
ip in tbe decayed Sucicty of 
net in Scotldndj a So.ieif 
as put dotvn by the hand of 

retinquillied. indctd, alt ccn. 

liotbeBlugraiihLiot Wil- 
Andeifj-i, or Wilfon of 

foitifiedrnvfelf a 
vith I 


fully laying the Iruiii of it un i 
of Ibc nation i tu wbich 1 hopi 
prove an acctpiaulu tflcnng. kcs c 

Ailtp- me lu f^jEgefi, through your of B. 

Mr. Urban, i 

1 SHALL bw much obliged t 
your medicaU.o^i.e, cor. efL 

hiflDi>of SirMaii 

r DiojcKes, Laoitiiu in vitd Seuof h. 

prtfidcni [if ihe.CuIIege 

■'W Heilietta Mati^, QiiL.n of Ei'^illnZ 

* H'c (hcuM be e'-iJ iu (vC tlie work it-' 
fc'r fiiLim the pen of c.Uicr of tl.E Jcviiiieit 


l62 Sir MaUhcw Lifter }—Af)hm for Bsafand Dumh. [Fck. 

He was buried/ ic Is belitved, at Bur- 
well ; where there is reafon to fuppofe 
there are fome monumtntil nkemoriali 
for himKlf and others <5f his family { 
the communication of which, if any 
LiBColnlliire friend will tike that trou- 
ble, may be of ufc in this enquiry. Any 
epitaphs of the LiHers ^of Bucks or 
WeOmiDfter mi^hc tend to a faiiher iU 
lullration. ^ • 

He was £;reat uncle to Sir Martin 

Lifter, the famous Concholo^ift } whofe 

epitaph at ClapharA Mr. Lyfons has 

priaied in the ** Environs of London." 

Yours, &c. BlOCRATHICUS. 

I^r. Urba.^, Ltrx^Jtamt Jam. i6. 

AS through your Magaz ne was ^i- 
yen the tiit! hint (or an alyium for 
indigent deaf and dumb children, per* 
iiiit mc to (ay, ihat with p'cafurcl liavc 
fetn fuch un in!\itutson rear its head, 
fupportcd under the auipitcs of fome of 
the moll rcfpcflabicy as well ds mod 
benevolent, men in the kingdom. With 
what ex'^uil'.'C fenfat^ons mud die fttU 
ing he-'it t-xj\ind to know thit Kcnr lo 
j)Oorobjc6U, ft emingly devoted tomtlan- 
chbly (i!ence, with every idea buried as it 
were in ihc grave of fenfe, iiavc been re- 
scued liom iheir mifcrahlc fate, and have 
been received where, throiigii itiC blcl:- 
ing of the Altnjjihty, ihty niay bo ici- 
dercd uL'ul to ihcmfcivcc, a comiw»t 
to their fr cr.d?, and be tauji^lri wiMicvtr 
m^y be vuluub'c to ihem he: e and here- 
after ! h lb impodibie to defciibe the 
cnifttions \v!)ich hlied the breiill of a 
mofl rtfpcci .l;'c number o* the lub.'cii- 
besi at .< I trc. nt- nititing, wheic b»e 
weie '.iuJcJ Ui liie nuniucr already re- 
ceived ; and wliere they hcaid a ciuid, 
who was acluncted in January, 1793; 
then, as now, entirely deaf, then un- 
::iblc to cxpefi a lin^'Jc iJe^, or to know 
the ufe of wordi, to hear luch an ob- 
jcdi artuuLii*Iy and diitindtly repeat the 
fcllowini; HOC?, the purpoix of uhich 
hiS tc<-.nip,j. dtcUred hitii to be pcrfe^ly 
acquiif-ted with : 

Pcrr.iic the tonj^uc tliat once was dumb 

A line or two to Ipc.U. ; 
My oari, no mcLKiy can know. 

My voice is low . nu weak. 

Hence great indjlgcnce mull I cravt 
. i'or v\orils prv.ii.unc'd aiiuls, 
Acce: IS or £li)pj iiurpl.c'd, or paf^^d, 
Mull be forgiv'n in tliif. 

Your b*)unry has proctirM for roe 

What Nature had tlcny'd ; 
The Utviance of my thoughts iu fp^tffk ' 

;|/ ttui JU9 befell fa|)yl}-'U» 

Born deaf, no lan^imre could I learn 

But thro* the means of art } 
That art enables me to tell 

Ihc feelings of my heart. 

When hungry now, I afk for food % 

VVheiT huft, I can complam ; 
If fickiiefs thi*c.iteris, I can now 

Reveal the feat of pain. 

" To Go<l, from whom all MeiHngs flow,* 

1 huMil h thanks wo ilU give ; 
And, next, to you I offer thanks: 
• Will you my thanks receive ? 

The above, indeed, had its effe£(| 
and I thought it a duty to fpcak of ic 
thus publicly } confident fuch an inllitu* 
tion ne.ed only be known to enable the 
fubrcribers to admit thofe unfortunate 
candidates, who, from the iofaot funds 
of the eP.abliOiment, remain upon their 
lift. Yours, &:c. M. D. 

Mr. Urban, EdtHhurgb, Ja9. 10. 

THERE are many men of a fpeca- 
lativc turn of mind, and of melan- 
choly dilpofitions, who confider the 
prcfent times as the word th^t have ever 
been ; and men of the like temper have 
exiiled in tveiy age. A little attention 
10 hiftoiy, however, and to the abfurd 
conf.quenccs that might be drawi} from 
fuch a leprefentation of things, will in« 
ducc uft I® ih nk fomewhat diiferentlv, 
and perhaps to conclude that, In every 
age, mankind (though their purfuns 
have been fomcwhat diffcrrent) hnve, 011 
the v\ho!e, been very wmch alike; and 
that the futn of viitueand vice in the 
woild ha% at every period, been nearly 
equal. If, indeed, we bring itjio the 
acLijunt the ahuming depravity of a 
neighbouring nation, which almoft ex- 
ceeds every thing which hiftory records, 
or which iober men cm conceive { the 
prtfcnt a/e will probably appear to pof- 
terity in blacker colours ilidn moft of 
thole that h«ve preceded it. But even 
then inuch extraordinary virtue in the 
many iiluftriousfufferers, and much ex« 
traordinary benevolence jn the by* 
ftanders, may be found ; if not fufficieni 
to wipe out the luin (for that is impof« 
liblc), yet fufTicient to make a very 
conhdcrable balance to it. 

In cur own nation (notwithftanding 
the late incelTant endeavours to perverc 
the public mind, and to hide or deny 
the plaincft fadls) theie is yet much po- 
lineal excellence, and much private 
Virtue. Without piivate virtue and in- 
dividual fpiigion, indeed, the bcil 
KiiCOief uf poluicki muH eventually b^ 


1 795-3 StriSlurei on Uatunal Vices ^ FoUiet^ and Inadv^rtenda, , 103 

ineffef^ual, and the w^fcft ovil conrtitu- the frir fex nrc thcmfclvcs ofren liiWe 
tion^Xifl quickly deca<. Hid our mo- to conndcrh!-; blir>c, and i!ut they 
dcrn reformers paid due artcnmn to are off» n t'>** nA p bettors and cnroii- 
this, and had they, tnf^eid oF attempt- r<i.'crs (>f vice wlim tbcy ai^ n.n pra6li» 
ing to raife dtflfitisfa^ions and conrti- cilly vicious, anii even, jci haps, when 
fions in the Stnte, directed their abilities they do not mean i:. 
and their influence to moral rcforma- Softncfs.dclicicy, benevolence, pictjr, 
tion (where much unqueftionahly re- and, I may add, timidity (ihe guardian 
tnains to be done), they would, have of virtue), are the natural ch ir.*^eiif- 
<!one a real fcrvice to their country, and ticks of women. S ich endearing qua- 
ffleniial good loihe Cnnltitution. Bur, lines touch the heirt of riie her'S awe 
ifrom men who pr.ffcls little virtue theT>- the prorn,;ate, r.nd extor: rcfptr^V from ^ 
f?lves, who can neither govern their the iwcH abandoned ^ uhilit Ihc in 
paffionsVnor reform their viciouf habits, whom they arc wHnting creates only 
and 'who can defend the atheifm and dif^oft; (he appcar<5 10 be nn uunatur;«l 
immoralities of modern Frenchmen, and m- nftrov!*? bcina, and, inftcid of 
fuch attention and fuch endeavours love and the footer pHlfiooJ!, (lie excitet 
were not to be cxpcftcd. From fuch only contempt, and meets lutvvivh nee- 
violent changes, and reformations of le6V, No m in, who fiucerrly refpcfli 
fuch dubious cflfc6t as fonne men cer- the female chiraAcr, vNouId wifli to fee 
tainly intended, I truft the gc '.eral tiieir .^miabte qualities and natur.^lTen- 
good fenfc of the nation will at p. elcoi fibilUy annilnlated j and it is with (in- 
pr'-ferve us; and it is to be h<n'>ed, cere regret ihrt their bed fric;>ds ob- ^ 
W'hen the turbulence of paiiif has (ub- fervc, amoni^ the ladies of the prefent 
fjded, and we arc left at liberty to diy, a tendency to mafculin? mannera 
iudge with cooloefs, that wc (liall all, which is liignlv dif^ulling^, and an in- 
from the higheft to the loweft, learn, fenfibilitv to r.^^rculine vice which is of 
by the horrid fcenes which have for the vvorl> conftqucntc A more un- 
fome years paft deluged Europe with pUaf-iit (ii^br can fc rce'y be fetn than 
blood, to render our public Conflitu- that of a woman imiraiinc; the drefs of 
tjon truly permanent by the refor rai ion our fex ; and it is» infinitely worfe when 
of our private vices. Thc.^nfluence cf they lt> far foiki^ct thc:T»relv£s as to imi- 
the virtue or vice of individudls on' the late tb^r of ;i 1 I iier. Yet in this part 
communities of which ihcy are mem- of the countiy ( ;nd finuhr fiqbts arc 
bcrs is too obvious to be denied; and foaieiiine* !o :>e li en tn Eiu^land) I iiatc 
I iruil Mr. l/rb^n wil, ihc:cfore, ex- ofienfecu tlie .1 wiih (horr ; eti'coa:«^,(hort 
cufe the followink/ fln6tures on vices, coats with tp.ulcts, a lliuhland bonnet 
foijtcs, or inadvertencies, whcb 'eiby and frribcrb, and even with a fwoid by 
exift in this nation, and the rcrorm.uion ib_ir li !e. Such inrnngemetits on the 
of which would he a pjblic benetir. other fcx, fo unconi'tnul to tlu:ir natu- 

It has often been rematked, and it is lal butb of body and mind, de- 
certainiy true, that women, tbouvjh fcrve the (cvereft rcprchenfion, and the 
they take no a^tiire (hare in the jgovern- moll marked cotjterT>pt. Bat even this 
ment of nations, have yet a '.nighty in- infr n5:^e»ncpr, indecent and dif^u^ing 
flucncc in every ci*. ilized State. Their as n uDqiuftiOHobly :s, is not quue (o 
inilucace, though it »s n t ahvavs of bid as tii^^t of leainin^ tl;e mUir^ry ex« 
fucii a public nature as to actratt f^ene- efile. \ •.*', Mr. Ub^n, it is a faft 
ral attention, certainly leads to in»por- tint, in ih j town, fince the corps of 
tant conlcqucnces, as »t atfc'Ttb th'- pii' vni jnte-.r ? ( vlio arc men Oi the hi^hcll 
\Mc fcciies of life, and dcutiiitus the rc( . iv 'b.luy, and moft of them of ir« 
virtue or vice of numerous indivulu^ls, (lfpe'..'ciu fortunes) were CiT.bodied, 
Tn the ladies of Great 13 uam inutdi th- nul-tarv f-Tor lias a6^ualiy fo far 
praifc is unqocftionaolv due , t'r. iho Jv^'i iV'Z tl rn icver/ri youn:; and beautiful 
our ftiettsare ciowdetl wih uu«»i:u- t. - li-.^ a^ to make the;n fuhmt to be 
nates, and our courts or la^v liitgiaced diillcd ixcrci'cd (privately of 
by numerous triali l<'r adultery, yet coiuic) by a conijnoa fc-jeant. Can 
ii.uch of the guilt ccrtainU nes r'l the any tiin^'^ be m'>r_' unwouhy, <»r, I may 
d<'or of our own fcx, \vho, by m)^ vjicll atid, ni ;rc jniiljc^te, thin tor lidils 
jneans, are often the infa:nous ledacers wiih ilie;r p;;tMco^is kitted, 10 luhmic 
of thole whom by the laws of true ho- i.> be lau^^ht the niovemcnis of a fo dicr 
fitiur they are bound to p.oteCA. Trutu, bv ^ H>i^iiland-'T» m with )iic b'ceches ? 
is«weYcr; (cq'tircs it tg be aaUcU^ ladt Tucir luuaticiu may [oiiibly be innu« 


I04 StriSuns on National Vtces^ Follies^ and tnadverUncUs. [Feb^ 

cent, and I doubt not arc fo, but the 
confequencct may be guilt. At all 
CTCDts, in fuch a courfc they mud lofe 
ir>uch of their natural tiroidhy and ami- 
Bble fofincfs, and acquire many mafcu* 
line, and perhaps fome indelicate, no- 
tions I and, were the cuftom to become 
general, the confequences would nei« 
ther be pleafant nor friendly to virtue. 
Let them then leave military duties, 
and the defence of our national dignity, 
to tht:ir fathers, their brothers, and 
their countrymen. Unfucctrsfui as the 
prefent war has hitherto been, it hat 
been (hewn that the courage and bra- 
very of Britons is not yet evaporated ; 
and we may'yct perhaps be able to (hew 
our fava^e and unprmcipled enemies 
that, when united in defence of our 
king, our country, our reli^iob, and 
our deareH; interefts, the fame fpirit 
pervades ui which, under God, enabled 
us to humble- their natipn in former 
times. War is always a great evil ; 
but its confequences would be worfe 
than we have yet found them, if the 
gentle bofoms of the fair fex were re-, 
duced from the quiet fcenes of domeilic 
Jife to riot in fcenes of blood; and if, 
ioftl^ad of the amiable qualities and 
bafhful air for which they are admiied, 
they weie to learn to appear in all the 
£erctnefs of a hero. 

The acquicfcence cf the ladies in 
mafculine vices, as it is more general 
thdn the follies I have now atrempted 
lo ex(>ore, is alfo of worfe confcquence 
to the State. I hare alTcried indeed, 
and it is true, that the mi(erable condi- 
tion of the unfortunate womtn who 
crowd ourftreets is the immediate eflfe£l 
of the favage and unprincipled cruelty 
of our own fex; but it is equally true 
that, if the great body of our women 
would (hew thtir indignation acd coo- 
tempt for the unwoiihy perf;ctrators of 
thole horrid crimes, thty «\ould be iefs 
frequent. On the contrary, however, 
it It found in fa£i ih^t men of tbi5 fiamp 
are received snco their company without 
the lein htfitation, and even with equal 
(1 fear i might have (aid ^leater) pica- 
iu.t; as thofe i^hu abhor the thought cf 
fuch crimes. 

As i cflctm thn of a foldier 
V^lio, at the Ciill'of his lovtreign, is 
#ei>iiy lu fi^ht the battles of his injuied 
Ccuotry, J lee the aflkftion which ihe 
Jadie& are pleaitd to lav'lh on that li- 
Juflnc us order ct trcn wsih regret only 
when It IS Lnv\0(ihily ai.d indi/ciimi> 
aiit^lv p aitxi. Ihw afi&diun Kii aa 

amiable woman is an ineftim able reward 
for their dangerous labours; and ihey 
arc fully entitled to it. But it is un- 
worthy of the fez, and difgraceful 19 
them, to be attraded merely by a red 
coat and its gaudy ornaments i a con« 
du£^. fo abfurd as to put one in mind 
of the foolilh roackarel, which is eati- 
ced to its ruin by a piete of red doth* 
Yet they who ba^e attended public 
places well know that in fad a fenfelefa 
puppy, who is adifgrace to the militaty 
order, add who has nothing to recom- 
mend but the tlnfel of his doaths, e? ea 
if be is known to come immediately 
from the arms of a Arumpcty or the fi* 
ni(hing fcene of feduQion, is frequentif 
better received than he who has cYcr^ 
virtue and every mental and even per* 
fooal qualification to recommend him# 
The cffeft which fuch infenfibility of 
conduct has upon young men of all de- 
nominations, and on the morals t>f tho 
country at large, is too glaring to ba 
denied. Were women, on the other 
hand, in fuch cafes to (hew a dififerenc 
fpirit i were they uniformly to defpifa 
and negUA all tbofe who fpend their 
firft ftrength among the mofi abandoned 
of the (tx\ marriages would be more 
frequent, and incomparably more' hap- 
py, than they are ; the vices of the na- 
tion would be lelfened, and its real dig- 
nity, fecuiity, and happinefs, increafed. 
The endearments of connubial love, and 
domeftic oeconomy, wciiid be magnified 
beyond conception i religion, which al- 
lows all the pleafures of life as far as 
we can poiiibly enjoy them with le^i 
fatisfa£tion, and without injury to our- 
felves and others, would yet improve 
amongfl usi that impatience of con- 
trou), which unhappily chara£)«rizes too 
many of qur young men, and which af- 
terwards grows into turbulence and fe- 
dition, would b« done away, and our 
bappinefs as men and citizens would be 

Ycur fair readers, Mr. Urban, will^ 
I truft, cxcufe the freedom of thele 
(In^uies, which refer to follies and 
victs which have a real exdence, and 
which it is cettainly in their power, in 
fome meafure, at IcaCl to clieck. Such 
a reformation is neither chimerical, im* 
pra6ticable, nor dangerous. On the 
whole, though I tpay hove exptefied 
myfcif firongy, I have intended no of- 
fence, Mr. Urban, to any of your read* 
ers, and leali of all to the fair psrt of 
ihem; the influence of vvcinen in the 
Swiui JL wUl kaoWf sad ihaic natural 


I795-] Dumfries Srtdge.^Mr. Dearth and Sp. Aitcrbnry. 105 

joodrefi of liMrt I sdmire and nf 
and I hive ..nly juimpwil t.i |.ct 
thtm to dittfl ihtfr ioBoenct n 
proper thannel. ThnirEh I .m n^ 
fti far ■dTirt'ctil id ''(• •■ to hwv 
qair«4 pfrmnxy fionom of thiogt, 
be iarrnri():p lo ihe cbirlti* I'f n>; 
eouB'ry^fmfn, 1 ihlnk i 




«ur'r»lif ion »l>i liJl'"nl lil'irrT. ^nd a: 

rocccfi OB oo( sfmt, iieiancE be iiti. 
pfopcrin re^mft srientian too-u inorKU 
and ■oihettifvniPBWai ( fioffl 
tbi Dt»iDl bindi"' 'ite; 


Mr. U«»*«. 

INCLOSKU 11 » »iew 
*j.«t AiNithftiTJutnfr' 
«bi«h tcioftft* of Bin. 

Ff*. J. 

a biidgt 

ff/. 11.}, 

ctit%, eonnifit- 


ly by i}*- 

t. bJtilita' 

Mr. UKBAif, F<«. tj. 

TH E fuUowins cxcraft of ■ leitcr 
fioiD Mr. Tli^miiCook to Ihe celt. 
b-a'rcd Mr. T. Baker of St. Ji^Iid's (pic. 
(■r>eJ in a foluoc «f ihat cedtlfmaa'i 
Cotlc^lions imong ihc Harliiaa MSSi 
$031,} miy furnilbfomc addiiiurtttalliB 
btc of Dconii is the fifth volume of tka 

" Ti'l 1 had the favour of yeiv laft I wM 
anOei' a niiflake aboat Mr. Oennis'c age and 
ct'lkfiP. Tlie papets faid lie w:'t in greac 
Vint before tie died. If (>>, pone genilcnuiil 
it was partly owin; toliis uwn Eitrar^E^"<e 1 
[or, ikliat 1 ntnviellyou youmay dcycndgu 
II on your own exiRciics. After liavins 
rpeni his own fortune, which was Jefi him 
bv liii un«l«, wlio wjs an aUleriiiin of Lon- 
don (whether his fa'hti'' or his molhcr'sbio- 1 cniuuit lell), (he Lie diik.-^ i>f Marl- 
burnugh cave him a king'i-waker's place, 
which he piillelTcd many years, and ibid for 
60c/. ab"ul the yeJr 1710. The laie e.irl of 
fembruke was conlinaally fending him pre- 
fEntl (or nine or ten ye^ra poll. He fent 
bim, abiiut cicht years ago. thirty guine n al 
one [ime hy Sir Andrew Pounlainei fine* 
wlilcli lime he has teiii liim levcnd timei m 

AbouE Iwii years ago be receiveil ico/. by ibo 
h>nil$ of Mr. Moi ice juR as hi canMntHn 
Tifiting his father- ii;-l3«-, C(. Aticriiuty, la 
France Mr. Moricc faid, he wu oruered 
nni to tell from wbAce it can>e : nor did 
Mr. Dennis erer IcDon', though he IM li« 
believed from Or. Alterbury 1 but that ii , 
uncertain. Tlie circiimflanceE, I (uppofe, 
m.-ule bim guefs him 1 and ii is nut certain 
that Dr. Aiterbury did oof fend it. Sir Ro- 
tien Walpole, to my kno» ledge, ha: alluwei^ 
him not lefs than ic/. ayear for fsveral year* 
till he died, on no other confideration but hi> 
age and infiimitiee, and hit bav ng made ■ 
figure in the Republick of Letters. A few 
week) before be died, he had a benefit given 
him by one of tbe Theatres, by whicli he got 
above loof. Thcfeare faAs, wbicli I reUla 
ith certainty ( befides all which, he got a 

VoreiDai who gxtc the tolli of 
ocwveni cf Fr^neifcao frien, *h' 
In' founded here, la this ci 
Advert piutc nl C 

etrrirv i*hh J^ili 

pniKhiaK him wi-h betrar'ng ''i' '^*"''' 
dtflM t? Ktftg Edward I, which :he 
Mhir dentvd, he nabbed him, and haf- 
mUg Ant of the fanEhiary caUed in 
hotft. Hit atieBdanla L ndlay ini 
Kirl»jwiiiCk, perceinni" him pile and 
ajE)l*Nd, aniioiHly enquiri:d hnw 11 was 
will. bim. "HI,- replied Bruce: ■' ] 
dvufat I l|i»e flain ComTH ■"■ " Y"u 
dvnbtl' CTirf Kukfiilritk, and, lufli. 
i«g tow die chial^thj find hi> ilHt;i:er ic 
Ccmvii'i hcaiT. Sir Robe,t Cnmti 
^..ouflf ..tempted to defend h.s km f- 

Sin, and lh«red the fame fiie. Thi 
Hrch, ihuB deiittd with blood, wai 

mlltd do*0, abd anothii built 10 a rtif' 

iw«at place, and dedicjEed Id Si Mi- great de:il by his writings.' 
cbel. Bruce alfo, ivhen pciTilTcd cf Concerning the bcnefaftion fiQin Bp< 
tll« crflWiii built a chipel, iHlicie mals Atierbury, Mr. Dennis proliably wu 
tHk faid for tbe loul of SIi ChriH^plicf flrifily enjoined toljlence. But that hs 
8«ton,whobadm-ir.c<iartncrot Ijiuce, kfleW whence it came it eviden: bv 
a£lt<d althedea-bof Coniyn, and Was the fultbwing 'eiler fnm the BiOiop to 
alteiwiiilt, MO*. <xteuied By order of Mr. Dennii, whichaccompanitJii, tia- 
Bdward I Tbe toim, a roval bur^h, te.i " P.ri., 1730," 

i«B«a[, well hull! wi'hu,;de'ilretti,I-»u "I hear one of ipy i!ji.crf"iei ^ I.n^ -o: 
»eii chureVs,- ■ tsfle. mi e»ch.Pge, -, 5,7 iLoberl Wal,Hd^7»l>oni ihe U^twp 
; aad halOour, the tideHi"roj; up to the ii„ayi O-'nTulerad as the prtotlpaUnftiga or 
■own.* Oitw liiilB Cinonteicti oftbmiMfiiretltist wirelakeoagaiuflhim. 
bat ibe g»a* weekly maikm loi b.xK U ii » juftice, however, due to the memory 
cattle 3re«f jwat.ufe to it. H> 5; of Sir Robert, 10 nuticeihal, as far a* reUet 

— ■ — — '■■ -— - "' ■-^. lb any nesleit of Mr. Dennis, U,e Bilh"p ■ 

> See.thxiftt^sCanKleat Hl.-;.^.' . ' fli^tf olttLun wai iiUluunded. 
. ttftNT.MAS, jfiraar/i ^793- • sonlidwed 

Staindrop Chunhf md hi ManumenU, iifiribta. 


bnnJs elarated, nilhoiit gauntlets : the legs (rantlandi, [enemints, rents, fervices, inJ 
cxiendi.1), and Ihetbetrefleil on a Greyhound. rnVec prufiu, beGdcswIial Kins J^me^ bad 
TlichdiiilE oflheladie* areekvateJ, anililK grameilOiereuit and lie itfotheiehy granted. 

foriDR) by fi*a ^Van, two lu t)>e Eaft in 
«acli row are rauiiU, witli capilaligacnilhed 
wiCh ml*!; ihe twanexl me tlnflcnalpiU 
lan; the lift, loUie Wen,iscluaered, but 
TotnirkaNy IibivT, comiiofei] of virion) ir- 
rrguUr pans. Ttie irchei ire eircolir, ex- 
Kpnlieljft Id the Welt, whicli ii poinici], 
•nd fuppat:^ the lower: ibc-irchesin the 
South [Dw ire u'DMnenteil wiili die x:t.f 
figiac; thiifeon the Konti row have iim 
iliMoniaineiit, wliich giMsmiich colnnr to 
.•rtiH Leianil b^E, (l»t origlnallj' there wu 
otitj >n aile. <o Ihe Soulh] wliich vai ap- 
frcipnaled fiT tlie t/ilenneiit of the inirtenl 
bmily dE tlie huule af Rahyi » appnn bf 
ilietm^b) in ths villi; whC'c our auUtor 
6,1 s thef irsdoa BWhiiry or t haoniry. TlieiK 
■»n two areliKJ^^Southw.Ul, one of 
'which »pps8i*d^BW -been conliFuflcii for 
a (iiperii;r [letiBm^; (in-,the arcl] i^ urna- 
Kianlcilv,'itn iiberH.icla worib, ^' "'^ ^'ii'imit 
tifwhicb it abrsckel, as irdilig'tfil tii fup- 
port a Onill cruciAx or imasii, wiib a lump 
•r bght; uoUer ihii arcb, is a recumhent 
'«ffi«v, but ii it impDC&Ua to dinniEtnlh 
wheltiet it is JeligoM (ur an ecclefiallic or a 

ll\f E-ii pit :.iv E.. down tj Ihf (=et i tin hiitids 
s.-ttl viicj ; nrarit tin snmlKreffijy in 
il c i.^i...: ri.iaii, lNK.i)MU luK (eom lo ha»o 
Bji<;:ii;all« belnnseil to ltrApl;|M| but, whrn 
(lieaiicuuf flittnl, m triM bnn'potchevi: 
KietEty(opra'erveii.Tflili»Biaef>lliE fimh, 
am ili<n nichtc ur Oalls m ths^tali fur ilis 
odicia'inE clerh^ ivha |wi formed the cere- 
muiiieinulinallBEnrtbeituJ.' Inilieranie 
wailtaik.AnUiu' circidujiiah, butwitliout 
eii: ia iU< (Ibcc il anoilicr 
1' tl&zi' diilTeJ lite the fanncrt 
-«vlthhaii*t£Hicv^U:ilt ai^d tli? cdigy of kchtLd 
■fetb? i[, i,"^ ^. .1,, ■ ^,1 '...::.;■■> the piece. 
ThBfim'i- >. ■;. :. .. . ■■ ,■ '. r 1-v Le- 

lltHl, J.t! J ..,■.. i . , , ■,,.l..,l-Cs:t.5, 

' *l-!l!Ch, I 


li^'l len.™-.- 

,.w., ...til K,as 1. 

1-.C.1I3BC: a! iIm )« 

i;i!i:.nci Sir 

anil thereby auihi- 

1- (.d B;ai, p. 

irtiliitc .1 p.oiJi'r 

c;e.k, who 

.]-ac.l-..| L.l;i..i!L 



>^>ii»M«l ta 

' .: . '-■ .■ V , <,?, Ulmd fpiiks of 
l"u-u on ihi Mmih liJi ..( the chuith, 

H»ificiil, irnpowering Rjiph Neviil, 
£irl of 'U'tHmoiElaiH]. to ercA and 
found the ^ime,tcl^ave been built about 
Ihe year 1378. The bnilding ii ic~ 
flioycd to ill foundation!, and ihegrouDil 
on which it lliiud pliiitci) null (ii). 

Thechureh, which n Taid to be ths 
largelt in |lie cOuoir, is fiiuited ai tlis 
.£ja entlof tl].Tt„.^n, and 11 titdicaied 
lojii. Abrif. Here 11 a liug of Ax geyoi 
heMt, and ao orpiA i iht Utter the gift 
ol the laie hlonouniile ElmhEtb Vine, 
whtrTe mcoiAry. fii>m her benevolent 
priocipiei, whteli were built on iha 
6rmeN foundaiinDs o: piety, will Joag 
be affLflionafel; r(»<rt.l. 

Your», L^c. Stefiii^n Robson. 

Mr. Ukban, yan. m. 

'TN onet-f mit ramblii round the meiro. 
I p^liti my cmioiiiy kd me into the 
P^>riugiiclii Jews burying-f.-oiinih at 
MI1<-«m1| iind I was ftrack witit the 
(tDt«uMtW ti»vc hippilr ebofen, Ec- 
Bbf. Ill T. "Thi^nJhall Ihcriuilie- 
Itirn ci> the Hrrh tt it wis, uidthc Ipiiit 
ftiall leturn lin.oGid wbt- gate iti" fo 
b.i);htv cqairiKiiig the French Itheinic 
lOi^cia. " Li mort elt une etemtllc fcm- 
nicll." Indeed X felt akind of tercreniiil 
«WB i;ii trcadii'K cnilieduft of the onca 

' chofeo, and flill a I'cculiar people, re- 
fie.'.liDKon St. Paul's uotdi. Ruin. 11, 
■■ And if Lmc oi the br>BChet lie broken 
off, and ihou being I wild olite-treeWL'it 
gifted in aitiDngtl ibem, tnd wiih ihcm 
parlakeft of ibeNQt and (alact^of tne 
0:ite-CTce, baiil DM (guiall ttie 
l.rtBchts, ici "WW Perinp. a curfory 
ll:-.lGh»f ll)lit<tmUir f"' thcdeail may 
n.'t lie unicccptAUe 10 fouf ttuJen, eU 
p,cjj!lj' ihc oouutry oow, whomav not 
<« icquiinicil with tlie Judiii; ctretnw- 

Pre»iou» to lite Ctvtpf* bt-ng depofittd 
in ilie uiBiB, it iasairini into a hiil. ai 
v.t: iMinit.'in wliiuhiilE phccd u.i a 
bcr in lau iii;<ilt, whiUt «« pttiK, lend- 
ers, a-iil fti.Diiii. Ai4uiit ]9ia;iri loujid 
the ha[I, BUI) u«er ihs hoaet fut the <:• 
ceptibnof thirity aie ftii'tnc? in He- 
iiiuiv B d !' 'iiugutle. wi;:. :» if. if me 
ucLrt^iU'Juiu to till fuj<;H<[I ul tlie plicc. 

'^79S'l Buriul Grtund of tht Jews at Mile-enJ JtfaihiJ. g^' 

The dead are inicried in' rcw!, u^thnuc grate, wliicli, itt Aich numbci* gcac> 

■nr rcfpca 10 the difftrtr'ce nf tank. irIIv actcnJ, it fnun p:(l'ormcd. BeTida 

He ihit is buried to-d»y iits ne»i to the keeper of ilie pljce, who livei \a m. 

him 1I1.1 «*. Imiitd yentrdjv. wWthtr houfe adjoining, two men conftanily Gr 

poor or lich, cxccDta few inllwte* up t'eiy night in a mo*ejble waich- 

wh«T« a hulbend, wif., tf kime d"r re- b.>x, (vliich wliteli oT-^r the Uft f-rive j 

lalivc, puich>rct I'le ntkip^Ke 10 be re- th.shai biendoDe for four or five je^'S, 

ftired for ih«m(elr«s 1 nor ii iKtre »nv io eonfeyuence of ilnir ground being 

dilfctcnce intheitCDSai -. uot pfiin liearfe lobbed at a great rate by tiie Refaittc- 

nnici alt lOnlfirtx axotnmptfiti ihiy' li-nills. 

■r:, tilt maiK^uM^ arc il'C Iriii) Cm any oF your COrrerpODilenri tell 

tli^Tr'K.v Ti. '. '1., i atio- me it a mull txciturdinary CQitof arnii, 

I. ' . ' . ound pdinteit OD a coich wliich now plict at 

w ■: licve a hick, etcr belonged Ii ^Dv family. 

buiied Kpirt from Ilie Ml; cl[c <he The crcfi ii the uik, or niercy-rca'i 

chitfaad only dininSion it, the ticliir with the clierubirn oveiPudoiving; I& 

btria); greve-nonet with H<tirev, For. ihe four quitteringi a lion, ox, man 

tu^ueVc, (or Sptnifb,) ind EajjUOi iti- (robed In ermine), and eai;le. S ippar- 

fcripiiooli fome bate only one of (lie lers, angeli from the iVdiA upwrd 

thiee lui^uagei ; itiiny with emblema:ic (etic bairy legi aad cloren >eet fctm d«- 

deirices, fuch at ■ hand coming out of inons, nr at bell faiyrs). Mono, " Hiili- 

ihe cloudt with an axe, in the atl of neft to the Loid ;" jpiicnd-int Ibmeem- 

hewini; down a Uee, Jhcdding the w-Crr blemi uf Ffce Mafonry. I cannot help 

out of k. piicher, or plucking a rofe, if Tiewing it at a kind of impioui mocker/ 

>t \% I dootclla that litt beniaih. Un a of the Sciipiurci, whence all the allu- 

Mti. Ximtnei, wbo died in child-bed Tioni arc evidtnily taken. Ii uiay ba*c - 

It the age of 16, the emblem it Drikingly belonged to fomc Jew, bui I think he 

palhttic: I lole juft Giopf, a bud re- inufi lii'e been an cmhufufl. 1 once 

■tainiQf! over it, " Ob, rp.-iie ths bud." betoie Uw the liiine arm* on a toacb. 

But 1 could not comprehend tint oa Sir with a Latin motto to the fame purport. 
Sainton Gidenn'i, a building wliichap- 1 don't know, Mr. Urb.n, wh^c 

pfired tu me like 1 Itinole, diti'led into you wilt (ay to my inqiiifitive pen. 

companmeat^, in one of whiuti, a mm Your fcx cm introduce ttiemk-itci 

in Lag robet leems wa'king in a mclan- jut., any lio >l'c liiAt bean ihe chi- 

choly mann'^ri in anotlier. a gr.iupe of , .cliif of bu: a Wny.e. A.\- 

figurct, a.nd a dug ; tliis rurptiinl ir.e, tiijuiry cja >i.t\i under the fiiendly 

as 1 tlioughl tlieywere not |-:rn>urej 10 vui of an iliuincJ ojiiii^tn.our M^gi- 

earte any figures of anmii's (pcrhips tme, fiiitiv her liuuiiiili.,'i ^ijiiuiui. 

they do DOl cftee^ their cein uiie. aj H.ive >ou. .'.r Wr. M.ilcolm, e»=r ijJ,ea 

facred places). 1 know he was k>pi lume nonce of !>odJ>ge me ij.irdener'i iiuuie 

dayi beyond liicir ufual cudom, betbre at Hackney, decorated with r.iyjl cm- 

Ihey would reie:vc hii boily amungll bl:ms. ciowns, lolti, ll:urs de in, ie- ' 

ihcm, ai he had fo much tieiiatcd from and iiiit much moie 1 \ti tolJ in the 

them in hit life-iimej hut a Urge legacy iniidc I \Va. it in liic Ip ic^e ut ilia 

to chaiitable ufes, which they muO elfe gooJ ,tilor',i [.indbethei iiijv;menti, 

hire loft, at lall conquercdUieirfciuptct. n would nut bs Ij.i^ uni:x;>!o<cd. 
On another tomb-Hone btfiile the irtc, in Vour*, 3;;. ' ILus taiA. 

the t& of felling,- a leaper ia Cultmg 

down corn wiiU hii fciihe, » *onian Mr. U«Ban, y it. b. 

holdi upher Jfron. asif (ullof glein-Tt «H. li^l.jrd Paget fl.^vlV. p. 

in,., aad an eld.rly man ft.n... be- IM „,,y „a> a ,0?.., o, ..> .. a. T- 

bde her, wiih 1 litge key hjQRing 10 muole iiM.Kiers as good;Si he 

bit girdle i the fig mfi cation 0. thi> I am ,„,|1 he g.eitly mill-.d in th^ Um 1 cir- 

at a lofs for. Labels ot Hebiew woni. c\e o( his tiieiidj, .vhere Im Uiiair.mmg 

wreathe round the tree, aud encircle the diipofiiion, hit ejly m.iii>i(i>, hi> vjii. 

whole fcMlpture, (,u, iij.nrmaiion, and even hit' liiile p;- 

1 muR not forget a kind of fouolain, tu:ianhci, wcie fuie :u^li'i,il plcalj.e| 

in which they waOi ihcir bandt on ihe:r he w..s a man of rtiircd idiU, ul much 

Tctura from tbc ground, as a purinca- ^rincal knowledge in liic b'lc aju. j 

lion; and I am lold ihe fiieikli, nut li.vci of aniKiuii ei, »a-i h.'.u.'..i ai. 

lelaiiTei, of Ihe deceilcd make it a incited 10 ttie C.ui ch o- E.t^:^ :J. He 

[•im ot tci>dc[ aitention [o fill up the i^ug uuJcc ilic ••V'^;'' <'* a 

I06 Johniah /f;^i. — NeV) Modi »f catching Hawis, Eaglts, l^c. [Feb. 

Aethapel, ii a paffige teading oul lo Mr. ^RBA", Carntvell, Jtn. l?.' 

that bye toad. A ynung w.g of ihjt A DISCOVER Y bren ■«!- 

college faw R couniryman driving a Tow iXX demilly made of a meihod of 

■nil vniing p'g< ta mjikEii.ihe youiK catching b&wki, and amhcfc birdi maka 

fuddcnlv feiicd a liiile* pi);, nhipc il gre^i dcpr«datiaoi on nur plgeant, par.* ■ 

wnder hit gmvn, ran liown ihe bye- trid^cs, haici, ribbiit, and other f;*mi, 

Toad, urncd into the pafliec, and went gentUmen and oibfi whofc cdaTci ai« 

up 10 bii chiiniber, ivhtri hti chum wai infcHed by the virious tpecics at ibefa 

then al Rudy. The counttymaD pur- birds, may lake ihem in the fnllcrwiDg 

fucd, and iavt ihe Tcaih caitr tbe pif- limpe maaeer. Ten haivki ncfecaugbt 

fage ; but, having loft him ihctCi wenl lafl juiumn in a eagc made upon lb« 

thirugh it into ihc nmer court of the plan of lite golddocH tijp cage, only 

cotlege. The wai; law biin giiping and larger, i he ban (hat dccnyi (hem iatp 

gaiin^ in ereat amaiemeni ; thin open- the leap, it. two or more fmall bird) of 

ipg his wini)ii<LV, held up ihe pig, ini, aOy> kiad, but none beutr (han (ha 

pirchin-;ane ear, made it fqiteak. Clod- houfc-rparrow, ai they enluic (he 

pile im.iiediatcly made an outcry i (he weather belter than the othcri. The 

fcrvano of Ihe college alT-mhUd' about . hawk-kind are abroad mod in dry fine 

liim, and uadertook to Ibew him the clear weather i and the cage Ihould be 

loom ) but the )ii'Jth muffled up the let early in the morning os a hedge, or 

fig, ran up to the lo^ of the daiit, and, on fotiie olher open place, and Itlr out' 

getting Out \iyaa i\it 1«adi l)ci>vten (he till lite in the ttening, or in fine fettled 

roof and (jiripet ivall, proceeded along weather, all Digbt. They have bees 

quite round ro (he bcU turret, and tbtrc taken all lime* of the dav, and in clofa- 

obrened the coanlryman't mationi. ■> well ai clear weather. In rainy 

Clcdpsie in the inteiim entered the wtather, thefc biidi do not ftir abioad.. 

thaml^fi, b«i there found Only the Thofc few gentlemen who foiluw the 

chum at hii book). " Wh'.'re (f-tyi he) nobte amufcment offakomy, may, by 

it the other young ftian i-iih mv pig ?" .tjiit method, fupply (hemleiiei iviih 

" Vbai p'g (fayi the Qudeni) > there bawki of all igei, witiiout having re' 

The'chi>ii.b<rwai llMfilj learch-d, but fium the ned. 1 do not fee why the 

quite in v.iin. Clidpaie in defpiir re- lil^er bjrdi of pray in Scotland, and the 

luincd down into (he cduI. The tvjg adjacent illjinds, ai eaglet, herni, (cc, 

leeme (lot went ba^k. to bii chamber, which aie fo deliruAiie lo the lawni. 

It the win- lambs, kidf, and all kinds uf game, 

>it 1, whi'e pjiiicularly in the breeding- fe a fun, when 

nue ana civ was ni'uc 'f,i"i, but Aill they bnr-;^ a tall quantity of p ey (o 

in vdio. At !cngih the w?g, efpvini; iheir young, might not be taken ia a 

Cl«dpaie proceeding to the m->llei'i (lap-c^ge, madeof oak, and plated with 

lodge, dcfcended the bell lunct, went iron, or lume other durable flulf, and 

out al the ga:e, dropped down the pig of a (ix< proportiuaaie to luch birds. 

unperceivcd, and rctiicd quite uncon- The pri^pcr bait would naiuially occur, 

teincd ininihe Joiuiian c<:fte« hi'ule in ai:d the brceding-fcalbn and autumn 

the appohic chLiicli-yard, riefcnily be the heft time ior taking them. The 

the pig wai heard fqutaking about the eagle, when taken, might be dcAroyed| 

(iieet. But the ci.llcge was ever after- ot a»'ariel fupplied with them. Tlie 

wards denomii;ated the CirtMsyTji-. hawk-cage wai made by Mr. I'eiion, 

Jemmy Tw.tclitt'j polmcal writer, Piccadilly. You.., &c. Auctps. 

an eiitravaganc UI:oiv with a very re- -_— ^ 

markahie aquiline nofe, » be lup- Mr. UhBAN. Fih i. 

poled fJ betoken wit, was therefore al- A MONGST thevarious Partiltaif 

wayi aiming at it, but eier unrucceft- ^^ c rded by diH' au[llll<^, «n ac- 

fuliy. Tim genius, tfpying a coflec- coun] ot the following has, I believe, 

hDufc waiter carrying a m(f> tn a J'lhn- hern umttied^ unicb J h' ve in the 

ian ip anoihcr box, afkcd if it wai a hind-wmin^ of ihc Kcv. Joiin J^mmai, 

diOi (■! grams. Tbe Juhnian iuaantly a d ITenling miniUer, who took it at tbe 

uiu.e <!■> the window, linit. 

g,y, , llie Johns pat (rainti fuppofeit .< Memoranita« on Ihe t^th of Fehr. 

^ '""' , . . , ifijs.wasfeene iiitLiotep,ittSiHRmlietfeild, 

Tbeypay for.>yhi:ilieTeaiidoeihefotoo! in Suilex, a flraujefiBlit. "i- TwofuDne* 

' Yuurt, &c. W. Willi AMI. HuninconbotlifydeioftheLt'DsrunbetweenQ 


1795-T Jiemarhhli V^ihtWa. — Mr. Shaw U Daoiafippus. ■ lo^ 

S and n in tlio foornoone. And Itaft wr praation. The difficulty in maklog ^ 

IhouU dciglil thefe aa.^>.ia, ilvrB afipcsrcll Cunif to bclicTe ii> Hiflory lo be ia 

»l(o a ftr»ng« rainbow. 1. Aihygh urfome- (triout (orwirrtnifi, and m inducing 

v,iiilhT[s'ierihinO.«fiJiuialni<aoeinftim- [h« c<pulcnt pirt of ir to bcv ■ atctffnr 

taec fohlicfc U. It wu SDUih.*Bit, hfling por^on of <hc ttpeoce, firfl promoied 

np ™i h«h »bwe Ihe (-.. bcini alia Sou.h- ^^, ,o,dopt the m«hml of in:.kirg thof. 

e^ wwarJi ihe tmddl« ot tUc W«, .^.^^ «knowledgtmenl=, wlrch Da, 

Ton, ihat lie tha turn* h.s bcB luwuiU the 'S, «■ 5 c r ,^""' '■ 

r,.r.Wt«rn, hi, b»ck upon cl« fu,., «' ."'"lly c.p.eff.rt. So, {„ af- 

«»f^- in. ■nwna'^lo.m>nthave^,jfuV f'^^H'^' V'^ '",''!" ''''"''"^' ^ 

(iftencewithnnladewmgor.iiftiUinEd.:ULle, *"" pa'",(ny puncipal confidtnee ta 

bat thtn thai wn a yery hatd frvit, i.ra] Iha 'b' underiaking on ih« Ubours of taf 

cloodn >ppc>rQ) no where rue iliiik as to p(«d«tfliir», and the ailiHante of my 

(bewcriilintiwfallof rauworrAT'ie. I'll, pftfcnt aniiquanan frieod>, and other 

The naidl ii ra an fmtfim, pitling poffcffori r.f vilujbic aiehivei. 

■war ''oin P'oce lo pbca witli the rimr A> to ihc letter in queftion, your in- 

clouile; but thitwaiAiail, (ppianns ftiU in Julfjcni tetitn were informed of ih« 

the fame p!;(ci. V. That<* b» l«en« prmcipal ohjea for which ii was haflil* 

UrthrrUj3ni»eelouJi)Tiwhith.iap,>care!li, pjnned, on my late lecovery of the 

* c.uii«,t be v=[y fiN-. SI lilt ..ppeir- long-l.iti Clieiwynd MSS, S:e. Inihete- 

.. ever,pl«* where .t..«» po,Tof which I Mn«i-ed it mighl.htow 

iliflanceihul IU;k «.,s («:-.= many '^,: ;^ k- i..k:.»^ 

1 the Jubjie 
1 the form o' 

mitn •ounJ uboat, 

where uppearinsoi. II, sp> ■■- ' "•ici.iuio , ■ . . ■ . . — 

(jinepbce. VI. ^^ h'Ch ,s murt n:,n ,rk.ible, ^'"f ' ^'"'' "hough 1 may ha>e becK 

(lie rainbow .irTe r '.(i (Iui5 ~ «i;h ihs E"'l'y "' ftackling lome of my petiodt 

horns downward, fiui this .ippc;iied tlim ^/ ""h 'be flntidneft of Gibbon (as yout 

with the homi npwari!*. VTI. This wu correfpondcnt has honoured my oatne 

feeoea wbnll honre, To lone it the n^uurall with placing it in ihe fame pjgc with 

(rainbow) fclilam fesne." thai of fo great an Hifloriin) yit I 

Thii account, ihough not couched in fulled no one could feiii«uny fuppofe 

adrononiicil lermi, jot defrrret fome '(iai <□ be the appiopriaie language, or 

aiieMioD; and 1 hope may meet ivnh i" any ways a fpetimen, of the county. 

the approbation of your readers. H.E. hifloiv. However, i (ball crttainly at- 

— — - .— lend to the friendly advice of D.imalip- . 

TtM Tt,. Tbarnbaazb Sl'ief fleJ- pus i and, Iti the faie of the work otjia 

Mr. URBAN, f,.^squar,. F.b. , language be what it will, which 
' Ihew, 1 feel alrc«dy rewarded, 
over of the fubjtfl, in having 

n>uKic;iic a r.'iend'y htnl to me in my by great indultry and pcileterancc, du- 

undeitaking, and that too with fo much ring the Jhoii fpate of ihree Jears, for- 

Jiberahry and good humour at to me.ii lunaiely obiained the v-loable MSS. of 

my heft thank., fur ha'ii'g thus warned fo m.ny aiile collcaori, &c. 

me of ihofe flioali on wh:ch fo many of So far am I from bung ihe leaft of- 

Riy predecelTurs have foundered. In- fcndtd.or wiUiing to enter into a paper> 

deed, when I pcrtile monihly fuch ava< war with D.mdiippui, that I (hali be 

rieiy of (Inaureion fimil-ir works, bnw happy, iFeithcrhe, (though his reafont 

can I cxfeft to paft the liery ordeal un- ■■> )our laft Supplement, p. 1171, fof 

hurl ! It 11 iiuc I hiTC, wiih your in< dvcligiing 10 make new acquaiciaacM, 

dulgence, Mr. Urban, ftequenily ti- give me hut litile hopci) or any olhef 

Kicd myfelf to pievii>os aitacki, and I gmileman will do me the honour, du- 

ow (oine of mj friends, perhips loo ring my winler't refidence in lovo, to 

fcrupMloufly cuiious, have repiob^iied fdv> ur ihe above (sjefliona with their 

YOUR corre(ponJ<ui Daihafici-u., 
p- 41, h^laken the i.-.jble to com- 

rifh Butliii my maxim perulal and lemarks, S. Shaw 

10 be conunicd >vhen the balance ofjeo./ P. S. Vol. LXIV, p. 107S, fof 

preponderate! orer that of iv.l, whofe Ztan read Ttan ; and p. 1079, \.bmfftf. 

rocki and Iboali no one can at all nmei 

efcapeiind,trufliog totheinteipormon Mr. URBAN, Cbip-NorUv, Fib. J. 

o( thai candour, which (hi-uld alwayl A S a proof that J wilh as much ai 

inSuence tbe bofom of Animad«<iicts, ./X p.iMible to avoid ncidkrt coaten* 

1 haMfeltfufficientreufcmiforpurfuine tion, by coining to the pMin in aoeflion 1 

The courfe 1 ii firft adopted, snd have I truft you will infcii my dcRrc, ibij 

liiiticrio bciD fucceftful beyond tny t\. M. L. dogire the public a uftimoDy of 


1 1 o HjdropMia.'^AwblmJical Cuftom.^^BUeding ai thi Nofi. [Feb, 

hi> authority on the following charges. 
Firfl, for imputing the operation of 
bleeding to me; and fecondly, for af- 
fening that I acknowledge it (which I 
pofitivclydeny); and, for a farther refu- 
tation of his mifreprefentations, I refer 
your candid and unprejudiced readers to 
nay reply, in vol. LXIV. 
Yours, &c. G. North Robinson* 

Mr. Urban, ' Fib, 4>. 

IN anfvver to your correfpondent, I. P. 
who, like a man of benevolence and 
Candour, wiflies for farther informa- 
tion, in a matter important to the com* 
fort of many, I mull fay, what I truly 
tjiink founded upon obfervation from 
praflice and experience, that no fuch 
defeafe as canine madnefs ever was in 
the human fpecies, (imilar to the def- 
cription now received, or the defcripttoa 
handed down from phyfical writers. 
But errors, however fan£lioned by length 
of time ox refpeflable names, ic is to 
be hoped, by liberal enquiry, and as li- 
beral communications to^the public, the 
prefent medical and experienced pra^i- 
tioners will^xplode and bring forward, 
and in this matter more efpeclally. 
Then, Mr, Urban, will your ufeful and 
reputable Publication have rendered an 
invaluable fervicc to mankind, by being 
the principil channel in which this 
matter was B. ft dated and brought for* 
>vard for invefligatjon. What I mean 
to advance is, that the bite of the mad 
dog cannot produce, in the human fpe- 
cies, a fimilar difeafe, attended wiih 
- barking, foaming at the mouth, hydro- 
phobia, and generally followed by the 
death of the patient. In a former pa- 
per, in your publication, I advanced a 
do^rine, approaching to what 1 have 
now brought forward \ 1 alfo replied to 
a fort of an objedlional paper againft it; 
this is a third paper under the fame fig- 
nature. As I have before hinted, I 
have not leifure for contioverfy, i write 
Vttder an adopted fignature i but what I 
advance, let it be tried and examined 
in the mode propofed in the fecond pa- 
per. At a future time, and leifure, I 
mean to propofe a plan to afcertain the 
matter beyond doubts and controverfy. 
Verax et Benevolus. , 

to you, and worth infertiog, I (ball beg 
the favour of you to give it a corner in 
your valuable Mifcellany. 

On this day, as foon as fupper it 
over, a table is fet in the hall ; on it ii 
placed a brown loaf, with twenty (ilver 
threepences ftuck on the top'^of it, a 
tankard of ale, with pipes and tobacco; 
and the two oldeft fervants have chairs 
behind it, to fit in as judges, if they 
pleafe. The fteward brings the fer- 
vants, both men and women, by one ac 
^ time, covered with a winnew-ibeet, 
and lays their right hand on the loaf, 
expofing noother part of the body. The 
oldeft 9f the two judges gueflfes at the 
perfon by naming a name, then the 
younger judge, and, laftly, the oldeft 
again. If they hit upon the right name, 
the fteward leads the perfon back again ; 
bur, if they do not, he takes offthe win- 
now* Iheet, and the perfon receives a 
threepence, makes low thft 
judges, but fpeaks not a word. When 
the fecond fervant was brought, the 
yoiyiger judge guelTed fitft and third $ 
and this they did alternately, till all the 
money was given away. Whatever icr- 
vant had not flept in the houfe the pre- 
ceding night forfeited his tight to the 
money. No accoubt is given of the ori- 
gin of this flrange cuftom, but it has 
been pra^ifed ever fince the family lived 
there. When the money is gone, the 
rervHnis have full liberty to drink, 
dance, ling, and go to bed when they 

Your correfpondent P. H. (p. iz.y 
complains of a irequent bleeding at the 
nufe. A piece of paper rolied up, "^ and 
held between the upper lip and the gum, 
(which P. H. calls fuperftiiious,) has 
been known to ftop the bleeding imme- 
diately three or four tinus in a day. 
Youis, &c. R. W. Unett. 

Mr. Urb AN, WoolwcbBarrackif Feb. 6. 

SHOULD the following account of a 
verywhimflcal cuftom which takes 
place anoua>iy on the 24rhof December 

at the houfe of Sir Holt, Bart, of 

Afton, juxta Birmingham, appear new 

Mr. Urban, Ftb, 17. 

YOUR correfpondent Nj^ator (vol. 
LXIV.' p. 1183.) may End abun- 
ndant information about the portrait of ^ 
Shakefpeare, which he inquires after, 
in the European Magazme for October 
laft, p 277. 

I am neiiher a phyfician nor a furgeon, 
Mr. Urban ; and therefore cannot sik 
your correfpondent P. H. for a fee for 
putiing him into'a method of ftopping 
the bleeding of his nofe j bur, if he wiii 
apply to any of the faculty, i f^ncy the 
firft prefcriptton they will give him will 
be, to have fome blood taken from his , 
left arm. Yours, &c. £'. 


l;9^] Si. Paul i!!ujlr^id.-~7ht LlbtralUy tf Sir W. Jor 

Mr. UaBAK, Crwkil. ?ih. to. 

IN ordti to render ihe le*cnih thapter 
ofihefirft tpiSlciothe Corioihians 
(ohcreihe Apoflit " fptakmg of mar- 
riigt) more la'T >" be undcrtlaad by 
ChriftUli ia general, kit necclTirv to 

iKiOiktO Ihe meiBinf; of St. P»al m 
itiii chapter } for, be ii nol fpeakirg in 
icfpcfl to parent! difpofmg of (hiir 
daujilklcrt ; but, where he ufci the ufnid 
" ■>'£">•" be meant both fcsci, cbiiftc 
perfnoi, whether man or WDinsn, thnfe 
urbo hsire kept their virgin or tir)>>nitT 
uodeltled. It ihe (paRIt'ta'gumeni, ind 
the J7lb terfe, flicWi and we may read 
the ]eih Terfe.not " givelh ber in mar- 


fomc (if the bt& copiei in ihe preek, l< 
Dr. Mill oblvriei upna (he plice. 1 
wmiU beg Umt to idmire tbc excellent 
fpirti tif cmdoar and forbearance, 
ohich i* Ikewn by your catrerpandent 
MAOETHE rO»IA!:, p. 1099, agwe- 
•ble lo wbat Mr. Helfoo fiy> In bit 
Ttairaliandfafti.&c. p.416. 

■• For (he Onfpel of our Sanoor enpiet 
Dtto ft«w meeknifi to all men, and uninr- 
bl lora and (ooil'wiU even lo our ehsniieei 
wlWM:cit maftfoUow, thai no lUiinreiice o( 
rdisioa, no pretence of leal far OoJ, can 
jufbiy a fiarea,vuiili£ti*a,*nd«ziemiinaiinB 

Youn, &c. 


Mr. USBAK, Fib 17. 

npHOUGH Ihe accoost of the late 
J Sir William Janet, ta your Supplt- 
aacnt for 1794, it piofelTeclly impetfefi, 
and rcferi ta your next volume tor far- 
ther parliculaii i yel I cannot, in jullice 
to bit incmory, help taking notice of aa 
eiprelfion, which, if unexplained, caftt 


it, I 

1 (»a. The e; 

think, not foui 

" Thai Sir W. Jones, amidft hit attach- 
nitDt [o the Mufct, did not wholly difretard 
itM {Oil of [KhBi, and UfnppufeJ tn hiira 
left a vciy confklcrahle forune 10 lii^ Tamily, 
(or, C'iniiary In the nfuil turn of pOEIs, be 

Now, though I thitik it Tcry likely 


it mull be admitted that the aboTc para- 
graph doei eoBtain that implication. It 
I,, Sir, todoaway thatimpremon that 
I iddiefi irjfelftoyou, lo ftste. that, 
hiring been icqu aimed with S'r Will itnt 
Jnflet for near thirty yean. Liberality, 
in ihe mon enlarged fenfe of the word, 
vrat one of the many Ihining parti ofhit 
chiraSer. Of ihii I could produce 
tnnny inflaneei of a piiTiie nature, and 
believe there ii noi one of hit Mendt oc 
arijuaintancet lh«t could not add 10 ib« 
number; but I ball relate only two, 
becaureihey can be proved by other wit> 
nefletthan myfelf. The firB inflaoce X 
(hjll mention wai on oecafion of hi* 
undertaking the iranflition ofihe hidory 
.,f Nadir Shaw in Peifian, whiKthewii 
an under-gradaate at Oxfordi ihit h* 
dill by thedelire of the King of Dcb- 
miik, exprrfled through the medium 
of the fecieiary oF (taiei and when he 
ofTered 10 do it in Latin, Italian, or 
Fieoch. and the latter wai 4>refcrrci)f 
the work wa> accordingly tranHaied and 
■ublilhed by him in thaHanguage. Ok 
•he work being completed, and an ea> 
quiry made wh.^t com pen fat ion Mr. 
Jonet wifhed for hii trouble, he expreftljr 
declined i pecuniary one, and only re* 
queued to be admitted aia member of a^ 
literary focictyat CopenhaFcn, and that^ 
if hit Djnifh Majefly OinOld think that 
hii ferticei deTerved any farther noiicv, 
he would be pleafcd 10 make favourable 

and which his Danifh majedy afierwardt 
did in the handlbraefi ntanncr under hi* 
own hand. 

Another aft of Liberality I have to 
mention it, that, »hen Sir W. Jonet 
wai appointed one of the Judges of ihe 
fuprcme ccuri of judicature m India, he 
waited on the gentleman vvho had tranf- 
afled the oSidal buiincfi ofhit appoint- 
ment, and, afier paying for the feet of 
oStce, and every ufual charge, offered 
him a baik note at a complmitnt (11 
himfelF, »liich inriecd, 1 mull f.v, w^i 
at liberally tefukd. 

Surely. Sir, ihefc two faat prove 
ihatSii VV. Jonei ■ ' 


arge of pi 





r of I 

/,,, ill thai place, he tranfl-iied " Einech in 
marriage," i, e. his virgin, virjinily, or vir- 
[in-Jtale i and I Ouiatd fiippnt* there would 
banu, as (l>e perfint, in that 
cife, i^ivetor exclaoget one somliciou (ur 

fittingly inphes) though , 
Ihe writer might not hivel 
Indeeil.I ihtiik that the ab<. 

Bluntly eiinced in ibofc inflaf 


, lia Sir William Jones,— i* Pajagi in Tacitus ihcidatej. f feb. 

where a perfon mi^^bt have a£^<d other- nmtb hh tifmml srtifice. He found m fit 

wife without any imputation, either of rf ptftp^mti mmd mbandomtd 'wntchtSt 

avarice er penuiioufhefa. who were imditcid to conftfi theinfeives 

The fa^ likewife mentioned of his guilty i and on the evidence of yiitfi imw, 

liaving left a conliderable fortune to hit a number of Chridians werc'convi^d^ 

family iSf I underAand, npt trOe; not, indeed, upon clear cvtdeaet'of 

though I believe and hope that, by a ju- their having hi the city on fire, bst la- 

dicicuftand laudab e ceconomy, he may ther on accuoat of xhwfiUhm hatred of 

have left a geiiteel proviiion to his ac- the whole human race." Before I pro* 

compliihed and afflicted widow. But, ceed to give my own interpretation, I 

though his income was liberal, hii ex- |ieg leave to confront thif veriipn with 

^nces were fuitable to his Aation. His one which occurs in p. 15a of *' A 

perfonal expcnces indeed were few, and Treatife upon the Authentieity of the 

this gave him an opportunity of profe- Scriptures," &c. by that diftingutfiied 

<;uting and patroni/ing many philofo* charafter, and mod excellent Chriftian, 

phical and literary rcfearches at no fmall Mr. Jacob Bryant. ** At firft only 

axpence ; for, however, as your corre- thofe were fetted who confeffed them<» 

ipondent fays, he might occafionally fa- fclvet ChriHians ; afterwards others, 

crifice to the Mufes, it is not at a Poet whom they difcovered, to a vaft a« 

alone, but as an eminent Scholar and mount r and who were condemned, not 

Pbilofopher, as well as an upright Law- lo m.uch for fettiag fire to the city at 

ver, and ftridly virtuous man, that Sir for their uniform hatred of all man- 

W. Jones will be known to pofleiity. kind." Thefe'very learned tranflatort 

I fliall clofe this account with an ex- appear to have overlooked the true 

tra£t of a letter from l)im fome time ^^ meaning of the concluding words of 

now lying before me; in which he fay7 1^14 fentence of the Roman HiAorian^ 

«Ihavcbccn,everfincomySeafoniBg,as milled, in all probabitity, by the re- 

they (iall it, peHeaiy well, notwithftaoding ijpcfilable authorities of Muretus, Aci- 

loceiiant bufmefs feven hours a day, for 4 or dalius, Liplius, &c. &c. It It ||ropored' 

5 momhs inthe yeari and unremitted applica- 10 tender ^e words, 9di9 bmrnmrnt gtn$rh 

tion during the vacation to a vaft and in- tamkQifwU^ thus—*' were convicUd of 

tcrefting ftudy, a complete knowledge of being the nbjtai 9f thi b^nd of all 

India, which 1 can only attain in the coun- maikinil." This iuierpVetation feems 

Ity itfelf, and which 1 mean to leave with capable of being fupported from the 

the i8th century.' auihnr's own expreffion refpefting the 

Owing however to the ill health of Chriftians in the preceding part of this 

his lady, and her being obliged to leave chapter— •• ouos per ilagitia iavi^/, 

India laft year, Sir Wm. Jones was pre- vulgus Chriftianps appellabat." Here 

paring to return to England, when he |,t evidently defcribes the Chriflians at 

was cut off, to the great regret of his being the 9bjias of hatred. On the 

friends and the public. It u hoped that other hand, when he fpeaks of the 

an account of h s life and of his works j^^, a, bmthg mmtihimd, his mode of 

will be given to the world. In the meftn expreffion it very different—" apud ip- 

timc, accept this faint attempt to do foe fides obftinata, mifericordia in 

jufticc to this par- of his charafcirr. piompiu, fed adwrfui omnts alio$ bcftili 

Yours, &c. W, 9dmm.'' Hid. lib.V. c. 5. " In odio 

cffc" (Cicero) expreffcs the ohjeB of ha* 
Mr. Urban, ^ugby^ Ftb. 14. t,^d, not the firfim hating. In like 

THE pHfTage in Tacitus, of which manner, *' deltcige bmmsni gfmris*' fig- 
I mean to offer an interpretation niBet the objeff of the ajfiSions of man- 
very materially differing from any which kind, not the perfiu biariag affe^tton 
has yetapp€«ircd, isthis — *' Igitur primo for mankind. This interpretation re. 
correpii qui fatebantur, deinde indicio ceives farther confirmation from tht 
corum multitudo ingtDS, baud perinde truth of the fa£i. The primitive Chrif- 
in crimine incendii, quam odio humani tians, as we well know, were enjoined, 
genet is con vi£ti funt." Annalium, lib. and alfo praflifcd, unirerfal love, in* 
15. 1. 44. I (ball fitft fubjoin Mr. . Head of hatred, towards mankind. 
Murphy's traoflation of this fentence, Thereobfervations,Mr.Urban,wouId 
diftinguiihing, by Itaiichf thofe words, probably not have reached your Maga- 
the meaning of which is neither a^ualiyi ainc, had it not been for the fake of 
nor virtually, to be difcovered in the communicating the following deduc* 
language of the author, ** NifQ proceidid tion: that this paffage, thus tranflated, 

be comet 

17950 7he aid CbMrd t/ St. Nicholas « Deptford rf^yfr/W, 113 

bici-piei a itftimony nf (hieimpleiinn Given by ruhfci ipiion for £. S. D. 

of B prophccf fprtkrn hy om Siviour, building the church, ijj <r o 

and dch»ercdti> ul bv St. Maiiiiew ■ in Ff"" fnag ibe lilei wilh 

th, ». 2., an.l repe.i4d in ch. »in». q, >""*'«■ , tSi t. o 

of hi! Onfpel i l.y Sr. Mnk, tli. xiii. v"" 'n '^ ^ . "5} " <• 

■itftfl 4 Sr. Lt;k.. ch xxi, 17: ^'tviO^.r*'*^'*' K" ° 

■ ri" MS* !»?c<l a-- --' •-■•■-■' 

xiiudhUlOn of tliP hiEherti'iliuti.l lUcn Total 

^"l "- *'■ , C.' t,f ,|,e lifj Q, [^,._ LMdef."i( »o»ld 

Mf. UrSah. ' Pft- to. 

npflE rturc.h of S» NicWu,, at tIi= ch^inrel i. finjll, .rJ t-.i)cd off 

bcacccpiablt ii'Iheie.ddiaf ih>* 

T i) r>t.9ll, . 
ch ; It 11 rich 

,tE|ci»t9«l<. " ftunj^c d»jnin«il _^ __^^__ __ ^ 

n..r. , The «o«c. U <*i,«r™ly of ..ry _„„, „,„ „, « ■ „, ^iS^,, ^ 

Riett ate, •odTHPfl ptolijWT ».il not __,_.j Hirci-'tninduientuhtrchan ovd 

Ion; nrmlb 1 irtimonv of ihs imiqu.ty „, „,,,i g|^f „,„efc„ti„g ,h<r ado- 

of Dtplfori, ,. .t f»m. .« .I.tu-V""> »til,n.>(,htmfa.,(Jd«. it,.1h-.^bri. 

«tA rand it appMr. tn l.>.« b«n ■ J^^ ,[,^, ^,p^ j, ^^ , ,^,,1^, ,,,, 

laifi^, nlhCre '» » <lcfrrBCrf fiMrtl f„i|„„,„g . 

).«x(»,-MB ««"d the ■..m.ll.out locoo- ^j, ^j^,^^ moch.rof 

graitl ©Hbe chu'cl' »"■' n-- i.>";e|-. nimt ■ Kwnck lAfcury gBQi. (|,i» mailer of 

*nd Mttfc, G"tl'te, und « 'liti.ilKt »f „,e Kinp M^js1ti« N^m-; p.i.ler Sir 

(.trTBriKr, Jinnlt'c' ingt'btr : yttthe WillUm Rnffer Knighi Tr..fut-.l (he 

ptrfco ' emploieri in ttbuiid^ng the ditd on the 16 djy or Mjitli. ,Cxi." 

ilrttwh-mBflbsvebein araao of«nH*,»« q^, ,jjj Nrtrih (iclo •'I !'■ <■■ ncel 

lheiofiicpUi"lyd.™.-Blt,»t«;f.r,[h.( ,hcre i, .-. fm.ll mm.„mt.,, M,. .i.,ip. 

i»el€g»ni, Ooih.Souihriili. bMivMB - ,,„„ ,„„a,[{a,it lo ie-,d "iili (....iniy. 

CttEVihdaWi .UR'iJCi. iBi pidrraW. "M j^ ^nn », n.jjtu (>rforc iIk- iMk («mj 

or*l..efrfWrf(.97.-b^lo»-^t.dBb'l. 'g .tprcfentrngihefilv" "I" D.alh, 

gt4(0 befupponcrf- lLe>v!4ih>r „ « fcuti I*»lfy dim i'." - ' 

»bich follow, Ihit. i\ilhuiaxl>il<l«r, I : 

iiiTriAf!'>*nf!e(, iTli« 

intt n 

tottld niu with «.Uin-) I'sd ibe r.ft. f,^,,„ ,,,, „|j ji„„(i,_ ., i^.^n ,^ ,(,„,, 

t;*o. 1)1 = 

n iliffcccnt iMdt of 111 

l»ie Sm-(Mry uf il5e;i™crjl Mnft OiTice 
F, R. S. 

■ndibcareuUllis.c^fl; ■MMtertT.B il'tir'i. iliefo.lowi 

It .pp««i,.llnt li«.( I.--.d«r, tfy. j„,e^,„jo„, 

TTuft ti-vt coniribauil \i'y ' ■ r.''V, »ad . 

e».rted hisililf t(.^.-.». '.: r..-.irmlK Eitredlarhe memory uf 

<:b«f*L,.^rf.ri III. 1.J:...v„m, li.ndUne „,. ^.vJT^Tnr,!^'™'' 

ID*imtwi«a »piiljT in iVif tliJtt! "" "'■"'■'''" " 

, Iftthaiika 10 fn 

^ ^gMtroM lifiefjCtor ^"'1 ai s tei-y cirly pm-»i nflife allnideil hit 

farlMnieo«t..aeiii»i'K*('->ii-''' 'o iwner 

imilBe lOoJ wmki nl I'letJ iu>>l Ctuiity Cipuiii Ccin'jr Jlwlvoclce inavup3<ioiin 

bi»ethooiliifiaa'i!l«irnwii thsrsH during ilis cuhmo iiE whidi lio r*rt.irkabl 

10 piTpcw.y.i! 'I'c m--.;-!-; oi tl'.e jnluntiry cxpeno'icnl tUa non,l"v'"l iiriKa.t'-^ii 

p[«a£uii ti.;ii i' < . . ■* 

Gxmt.'Mao. Fjbrae'}, 17 


Churtb 9/ St. NichoUi at Deptfo^d.-t-ifirfW Ptttty. 


In hii life he was racitt amiable ; 

in. his Jeath hs i: nioft lamented : 

in tdm hii iLinilretl ragret ttie greileft 

CO llieirlwft com pinion, 
' na iniinuiei tlie>r destcA lriend> 

witlw'ul pride, 

wirh<iut o(tentilion, 

heful&Ued tlieduticEuf hie oOIec with 

the utmoll intcgritVi 

and Ilwweil the gnoJneb of hit hean in 

lepeaiedafli irf Iwncvolenco. 

Ha diedllie iilli •>[ March, 17*0 

KCed ;l yearti and ii buried with hii better. 

Thu munammc a ereAed al ttic 

liaiticular defire 
of hii widtnv, who did not long 

There are mmv tabliti round ihe 
chuicfa 1 I hare rnpied fuch 

of a 


iofideof thiiflrufli , , 

the pilUn that lupport the root are not 
too oiallf, though fuffiritntiy fo to re- 
moTC Che idea of weakncd. I' one were 
iaeliotd to look for imperf'AioDii the 
(haacd it alnrnft iha only one ihal oc- 
Gurii it hai moie rhc appearaocc of a 
recefi than, 1 tbiak, fa digDi&ed a 
partui the church llioulJ ha>Ci 

A handfiHUe oTgaD it a oobli oini. 
meat, and ihai which decortict ■ 
church coiKtibuiei much 10 ibebcauif 
cf it. The pulpit, too, claimf (ome 
Ihare of praifc. 

Yours, Sic. J. P. Malcolm. 

KeMABKS on tbi RsLIQjfKI Of Am- 

ClKNTpOETKYj jramf. ]6. 


P. «i. 

" Kynge Rycharda 
<■ In ai tlie tliroie liis honie he t[eTte"'-&c 
So in the \.\ fimsque uf Moniefquieu. 

moo brat : jc lui (au lion) pielenui cc 
biai ; il vouluc le dfvorer 1 je lut faili* 
la langue, la lui arracbai, cilejeoaift 
mei picdi." The *' raaoteiu" uf Man* 
lelquieu it e zaftig 
" The keier-clieribeiokalaboode, 

■e fo n^ 

a late period ; ai Dugdalc 
Mr li6,ti Digby in ili< 
y VIl, whole parenla mufl 
led hlrainaliufior " -^■- 

_ ighibe»d- 

duud from old pedigree! of naniet ir- 
fumed fmm popular romanccl. Tha 
prefcDi jniBEcc II rather fingular, 11 it 
Ihewi \\^ corrupcibD from }.* hiait drf- 
tt'Mi, the ftir uukno'mm, was not ibia 

P > We have " King AHure hold. 
\n^ hiv rofall felt ac CMrlton," in Le. 
Uiid. CoHcS. .ol. ill. p. %. Our b.illad. 
maker pUcei him ai '^Cailiile." Froif- 
fart agreei with batb: for he hid Ai* 
ihui'i lelidence in ihe Nonb, and in 
Walci, aiibe fame lime. " Stir ceiie 
lii'itre £rt. Thin.) fird la ville ei Ic 
challel, qu'oa nomine Cardatl ii Guiis: 
qu' fui jadji au Roy Ariui.'' CKp xviii. 
vol. I. p, 14. edii. Pdrii, 1574. 

Thetrialioftonjugil iideliiy, record- 
ed tn [hi& balUd ut the boy and maoEJe, 
remind one of that ftory, related with 
fjch ni!ve fan^.froid by the laihcr of 
.-hiHory, (EAiierpe c 3 ) to whom a mo- 
dem darct only rcfei. li il of Pticron 
<ia whofe name oik (ind> Pharaob)^ 
Kmg of ^ypi, who, havuii; loR hit 
fij;hi, wat (orccaierit by «■ efpUtalha, 
which oooe but a faithful wife itiiid 
m^iti ia the liyle of ihe ballad, b< 
tiiet ibe uDlLicceftlul txpcrimcDi, &tlt 
upon hit owB wife, &c. 

P. »». 

** Fiir hi) rote oTftaw it a rich fiarfet 

" With eleuM kbgibednhboBkndilnut/* 
Hence, 1 fuppofe, Button borrowMl 
h'n odd idea; where, fpeiking oF tha 
h.ppmefiofmcdiucriiv.b* (■y*."IlMh 
t man that it a. dry Mn to drink in 
gold ; Doth not b ctoatb fhte bccoae 
bim ai wel', and keep him at warm, at 
all their rilket,faitiM,d*ina(ki,taffitiM, 
ABdtillueiF It Boi faome.fpun doath 
as great a prefctralive agaitaS cold, ais 
coal of Taitai lainbi' * woolt died in 

* Tim is lite Baroineu, or Tanaiiao. 
lamb, a Chtnele hm figured by SIouw, 
(Phil. Tranf. abr. vol. II. p. 646.) and Itlia- 

(1 Evriyn'i Terra}tandof whichttka . 

_ I butour Richard ihe{elii«so(anBlfig»t ptet : 

WIS not cooleBt with (he lion't lODguei' £'ean>iiadthe poleihe flamaof love afplfe, 

L And icy boTuuu feclthe fecrei&ro. 

. . ..... , Cradied in fnow, and faon'd by arAic air, 

" hente «« th« l««f«^ brthood. , si,;,,^^ ^ Barome.., thy eoU«. hai;. 

"LoimEe, andall that hetherefbode." Roottd Si earth e«h clo^ h^ d,Ie*dt, 

I*, iiui. The lomance of ti^tuj D//. AaiiMBi and rooid m:fleKilfiw:tA* 
remiui Icemi to have cuutinucd a favoiu. bsodl t 

iT^j.] Ji^Btarh OH tht RtSgun af Melini Partry. 

t fwnf uf gienit Inar4i 


to Jad thai the TRine ciurc Aould pro- 
duce Ihc r^me cffcd in a vcrr ^ift^ot 
._ . coanttv, ud ver« diftant period. W* 
,16. lorn from the Baihiai-Gteia, iiinf- 
nifc liicd bv Mr. Wilkiai, from the Sinf- 
•^. ■•..„. ... . ._._ _._„f ,h« ■- 

at. ofM'Unch pt. i. ( 3 MemD. % 
p. JI9." A fimiUr idfa i> Riven to : 
Gifcon . thcC^ntei 1 rirr, t. 1. 
" Ln M«tel«w. far U» quels jc 1 

Miyf«rtu doBE moa ifktxii viflon- "fthar poem, had aiiiucilUd Qjudew. 

eul"*." A trimming ot the fjme fiof u- It ii not alwayt »erj e»ry to lOTelligila 

iKVindi.mciiiiootdbvBciniiim'.'vhi the origin of theft B«me.. In the pre- 

telli m of an Ane^vin gcnrleiijr, »ba fm Cafc, I iaii)t>ne ihit the fword wi* 

liadkbdc, " b4Dtliit:i,"fTi)deuf ihetarf denominated irom the mitcriall of 

of prtOi. Menage (Mentgiiaa, vol. 'which it wMcorapofed 1 being HI *de tjr 
1- p. 346. edit. 1785) fflTi hew 
Hugon, - - - 

. and that he it reptcfc 
this ejttranrdinity drefi ai pa^e S3 of 

the " Tbcalte " 

It^uei de naftce 

It II of thi) perfon h a de Thou fpoki : 
" DCCDOP Reaatui Robuieui Briffaldji, 
(icerdDiibu* infcQut, qupium (nulioi 
hiiifiit mKlilMitfal, poHta (it;i.Nt>r. 
>o.) capilati fuppticio «e=Qu%." Where, 
■t La M->nDOTe (who. for firihtr p^r- 
ficulan of ihii worthy perfon, refeii to 
VefTilIi, Moyen deparvintr, chap. 90.) 
temacks, the Ktft>>nan by hit " indigne 

bieo pinjue de cooper Its oreillei. Car 
il en afuit cocnme cei Rcitrci, ct ccs 
Lanfiiucaeis, dcfqueli Kemi Belleau, 
dans ion DiSamtu mlritimi, i in." 
" Teftienlos facros pretris monachifqiie re- 
vellow, [uiaot, 

* DcQiae illi* bciunt indoniUas alque bo- 
" AincervelafiiMpralicvdeniorB Milaol." 

P. .7. 
'■ Aad ihareviih IM (bocdc hit good fword 

In an age wh:n war wai the fole bu- 
iiaefs and muremeni, arm* <»ere re- 
gacdcd with an aitichment of which we 
hare little idea. Hcoce ibe many oamci 
for fwordl, horfel, Stc. which occur in 
our old ronancct. And, ai/wM'iA had 
namei 1 fo it appeari from Madox't 
Hill. Eicheq. prcf. p. tix. ihat f^ddlei 
had alfo; where ■ Spidith knight, in 
1056, denret, " me» fclu Moraerzil' 
cum I'udfreno." We fb^II no< wi>nd<.r 
Crofn (be grey coral mofs, and honry thyme, 
Or laj», with rofy tougue, the melcing nne ; 
Ey« wiib miae tenJeniefs her iliitani il»m, 
Or feemi to bleat, ■ ve ^cuble lamb. 

Lo*ti«f itM Plants, canto I. in: 147. 
a poem, tbe title of which (eems la be 
borruived from prafeObr Vim Itaycn's Latin 
poem,OapUnlarun)amorihiu, 1731 : as that 
B taken from .Majciraus lyrius w.Ih) fays 
th*I Hefiod lani " vnl<^^t EPUrAl, xw' 

■M»,»ai Vrras." Diifcrt. xiiu.p.ts?, 

„an cbalybe, nffteel. 

by V.^. "FromihatbdinddireMIedaye, 

" Hee nerer more wai feeoe on molde." 

Of thii prztemaiunl difappe«ra«cB 

'M.c- of King Arthur we hi.<e ihi* farther ae> 

i<;SS. couDtin Leland'i Collet, vol. lii. p.11. 

" Arthutii corpui, quod, qiiafi fantat 

ticum ID fine, et taaquam per fpiiiiuiail 

loD|liBqua iranflatum. Deque morii ob- 

n«aium, fabulK continxerijoi." It it 

in allulion to the co.nmoo belief of the 

Wellb, that Arthur vwai 11.11 aliyt in 

Fairy-land, and Ihould return again id 

reiEn oTcr Briuio, that Mr. Gray 

makei hit bard fay 

" No more nur long-loft Artliur orebewail,'' 
and, from the Bretoni reiainlng ihe fame 
notion, the Pioenfal poen called any 
vaiB ripeftatioii '* une elp^rancc Brc- 

A like legend we find in manr un- 
conntfUd and barbaroui DBiioDl. Thai,' 
it wai be1ie>ed, ihat one of the Mexican 
Jtinei wai not dead, but returned to 

ry of hit ancedori. 

to'i hifl. ( 
p. 13). So, 1 


rand 1 


a Sy.i, 



En retiendra pour tuir CAtiti'MahDmet, 
et imencr tons let horamet • la >iaic 
Foi ntahomelane." De eonterlei dan* 
la Ruflie CI la Petfe. Laufaane, 1784, 
. p. 3JO. 

No. J 

t from fuch lalei 




Dionyfiu! Hdlic-.n.lTenri,, ihjt ti. 
cufer of the veOal Tucia dil.ppear. 
tbc fame man ocr. I rcineniberal 

ii6 Rmarhs an tht SiSquts of /fncitnt Pthrj. [Feb. 

hav^ead in Zarimui of a dud body church. Accordlnf>1v. foon »fKr, rhe 

TaniAmg in ihe middle of an Brmy. lord beioE out a-hawking. wj^ouehi 

But the mud memorable innance of »ll, in a violent Oiowcr, lo »»oiiJ which, he 

W3I the dif.ppeaiance of Romirius : got Lnio ■ boat, on which he had no 

TO. ii Pkr^uXsi tilfa:^ voiirfla., lai ^*t> foon^et fet foot, than a thundecboU con- 

AUTOti ittit iriiiia, ■ttStrinoli}':, iv^ifiniKi. fum'tH it, ind ihe biron't boily wii 

Plutarch in Num.i, Of wkich, M. de "«»" "'"r* heard of, though thofe of 

Flotiao hai n.:,£c a {inc ufe in lu> enic bisaltendanli were fonn found*. 

pnen,..fNu„M Pompiliat. Hvre lome. P.. S+- " Ch.idc Wi.<t,..-' 'Child 

Apefliienct turf dcpopLJaled Rome, in reenn i.> 1, ., -''..ijnur. 

TC'cnGe for die murder of Taiiut, " Tlie E"''i^ i' ■ ■■ i t'..; (■.jue wolUo 

whom Ronn,:js had caufed to be af- aihhc vm.. .c m^,:;, 

falfinaud. FIil- people affemblt lo fup. Theki(iJeii,iboyooi.K<™JEJ[[.ir Ail'eting." 

plicate the.G-.Ji. The chief priell de- ' Rolwt of Gl.uUtfte*. 

claret, "t^mquccs hrhU rt firs pn The Siiton «/*r, whence .lut kbight, 

' txp\i, lant iju- Iti coi'^jMrt .c....„i )e finaifiea itM, nr futr. See S-'den, 

jour, n'efpiici ri, ... ■.•■p. Tit. Honor, pt. 11. ehap.V. 6 jj. Froif. 

piiltnt. La pefle rarakera noi mun, fart, fpeikiog of {t (onfreiru lit HatMt 

tani qutkrangde— II alTo.t pourfui're, Gnrgt a Wnji'^t, fayi, " ei fetoTt le. 

Romuluilui jettaun coup d'ceil terrible, ilit roy [fe. Edward lll.l uye ordon- 

«t la fraycur ftcint fa voiz. nance dti cheuilieri, ei luy et d* fei 

'• Mail a I'innant m£me le ciel I'ob. mfans " C»p. X. vol. I. 

fcurcii, lefnleil perd falumiete, dci le- p, 8,, "Cupid and my Caronufpe pUy'd 

-'— €paif.. couTccnt la .erre, m.lle aU=, Jes f.r k.ffe..-' 
MeleaR.rii.akei Cupid a 

lonnerelfe font eaifndrci jl ftmble iji 
)ei diftneni confandui fe font la gucrr.., n '• 

elque touie la nature fe replonge dam ^V* •' ''■"*"'»" 8 «l»w! <>ellpi 

■ lechf-- ~ ^— 

pcupl* tramblant lombe a ge. ArE«y«*oi(Ti/f;or«-i(tFji'«ii;Ciu»i»E{»(, 

noux, prie lei dieux, et attend la mott, Eruack, A^aiiBa, vol. I. p. :i. 

Mail, au bout dc qijcl(|ucs inllani, lei So Afclrp^adet ; 

br!lirfanrn'^^le''on''/^tI?rA'!t'^°d*'.' O"" V-J' -I'"*" "'""",«'■■««» ?.'. 
eieui^. u'cal1nrrevien'i"d'a'n» "s'lirV, " V"''') ■"■ "«"" "''"i ^' *" f'-'V''' '• 

bienioi il lenaitdans Its ctcurs. 'I'oui **' ^'i *">*' " ■''^"> " w"""^''' i ^-i^-'it 
let komaint fe regjidcni et le rdrou- ^t<^tK, 

Tcnl. Ilj tot«{oj iraij^ot* ay/>(vi( arjaya- 

"Rumulua feul a difparu.— Sei gar- Koi;. Urunck 1.3 11. 

dei, feicuurtilsiis le therchent en vain, p, ,□[,. jj appf^ri from Dugdale's 

&c.'' But lceth= whoUpaffaee, wliich, Hillcry of \Var"'ck(hi.t, p. jj^, that 

if 1 am not higlily poetical, ,|,c Aral.ian. Iisd fj.igi in .heir lin- 

and verywtllipaojgvd. g^^ge ci.nLeinu.g Guy Eail of War- 

Thefe inflanccs, you willobfcrvcare y,\c<. Are an? fuch in our Oritriial 

alUf b:,tbarousiimcsj and uf foch an cllec'liuni MVhe.htr 

■RC ii an sntcdoir, which 1 tecollefl to p|(,„ ^^^, 1,3^ „^ tmOcnce Ittini unctr- 

have read in(lihink)Menage'iHilloi.e tainj bjc, if he )i m.nnontd in Ara- 

ilu Siab;£. The lord DmiaCe being m blan pjeMii, this would afcct-in the 

love with his coufin the lady Daneetofc, poj,,,, !„ the me^ii, hii legend 

("111), for I1.T b^auiy. w-^s cai.ed la wasrtgatded aj auihentic hlftory in tho 

i<.7,fflji«;i*;Jnntiiedlior, though with- middle ages ; and, in the pcdi^rceof the 

in the prohiuiud ilcgtie. of conlangui- Beauchamp!, earltof War.vtck, liic 

jiiiy. Beinj;. for this impieiy, e^fcom- of Guy and his Ion kej>:nburQ 

nuinicated. and. as the (otm is, inter- „gjuc as applied to divers cadet* of ihul 

diitcd "sba.iuatt igni," by tiugues, noble houle. 

bifhopofMsni. the h-ughty baron de- p. ,81, The pafT.ige cited by Dr. 

eUrid, thai he fliould not the kfi. ufe Percy, from the iVefidert Heniult't 

Jir, and yiatir for all the stiathemai of Chronological Abridgement of the Hif- 

\\.. biihup. When ihia bUfphemous njry of Fiar.c:, tonceiniiig Judiili, 

hedc.larcd,, iviihinayear, Damafe * I fear I have related ihii hut im^r- 

iliuuld ptrlfb ljy fi't mad •aialtr, if he fcaly, nnd wifli fome o( ynurcorrclpohd- 

iid DDl li'hniit to the fcntCDce cf hoi; enU would find you Ibe arisuial pall;iec. 

J ' ' daughter 

Ty^J-l Rtmarii en th Rtliquis ef Antimt Perirj. ' liy 

dmEbtercifChiflM'hcIlj;,), jrdBild- Grsmm. Anil'.-<1,,. p 14S. ,Ii:dtttt, 

ivio, lilt (owner of Fl.ndtii, ii in mm. in ill primi iv- li,'Nifici:iiin. iJ<e word 

I. p. S*. She miincd Eiheinu f. ihe ifi,itm hai >... UfV-.r \mj,..,t. Krit Fg- 

f«tier of rti. B"" Alfred, » boot 857- «ifi" ^ w-ibt,. i- G .-i.h'! Ca^l<^tll, 

••E'>rftm»nIlo(HeCCLV.) (um mis'.no »ol. [. p »ii, ; ^nf lie .>..(il for a ivo- 

tinnofe R<<miin> (.Mteiit, i.;;i^fi'umqiie min in l>.iiil t i, 9-,,^-; Arfl -Sjj. 

Alium Tuum Atlfredum ucrum ^n e*n- i^uy* Crmi n. quiia; •■.In:, ft our 

4lcni tiim f<cum(iu«n», t- <ni..a ilUm 'waib. Ii i' r.rr* i,l c nne^.i,1 (it i» 

plu. cawr.i filin. fui. rfilli>rbj.t, ibiqat aim 11 et:r. G;-|,:c >vo,d') -nth i!ic 

»*Mi>i.7rarcnia>|tiiicll:f:ir/>'rijA«, ^d GitrVyi,.,; n.-.a Ic'tiis i<> !.e twaiA of 

Ji-thiilam Kifoli r.?ii fi- e.i-tflnJ in ,,!:.■ ■.! f:. j. ..,.e . !,.-(irii ), 

t»m." ABtt, deRebu. pefli* A«lf«- fi".L l^.r, i^ A, ,Uck h.r j .r/ (Ri- 

di, edit. Wife, p 8, Thii cc.iiemp-)- ci, , /;„„•, DlkitnLi-m, p, 1 = 1). Stl- 

r.ry hiflotian differ, muth ficm ihe d .i i,ir..,iin .u {Tn. H .1. |>i I. . .j 6, 

FrtnchhiflorHtnon ihiJ ruhittt. Tb'y § 7), ,hjT. in ti..- ..|.! ■i-x.n.w UutcH, 

ftf ihjt Jmliill wal only beitoihed !■• ^a,-. n, jj,.'n fi.nifit.t h it(/i , :ii.d .liac 

Eih.lwuVh. who died befmi: .I.e <-o„- ,[ occurs ,n il.c c,'J F .1 c' f r .■«««, 

Jfce -tiurnei't Wli.-itii.- il,e ^gcd h = . svt fi.i'd f(»,.s-j A-'s'h, and «»«r» 

ni-:i ,., ri r : ■! .. . ■^'■.■,.f..j ■ ■ ■.,[ri-'<;e, »»/?r-a, for tlie tfi>nrers. ..nd tu c^ifpagn* 

■ecordiDg 10 Allcr, he ii-ed tiue ycjo /i-e q'ntn. Tiin plirj.;i;, ihe kinp*» 

and C4uf(d Iter to be ireilcd wiih unu. u-. Dlo^cnet \\\e cvr.itki uh'> givci a 

full hoBOuri fur, whereas ihc Well leirun ii>r it»hich I do nn: Very well 

n Thcoiifwr 


reecm federe Don patitur, nee enam j-f- ^_-^. ^^ ^^ ^^ x> ^__j^^^_ Di..,^,.-. 

4<.«d»,ledyfHrtY''^'"P"- i.^cL ,j. .53 W. i.,..i ,t .n cmt'Su- 

mitmCp .o),reh.fed themlcofs""" ,„„ „f Ti.,[.,n>, 15 EJiv. HI. c.ii 

to of their k.ngi on account , „ dt.lued lu I.e hiph lre*loa 

of Ibe wiekednef. of E;.dburBh, daofli- ,^ ^„., ^,|' „,. i,/, i„j ,h, d a.l," I [I e 

legili luiio fuo, fine aiiijuj fuiiium iiu- 
biliuiti coniruveifM U "dio, uf'tje ad 
obiium vit« (.13:. conir^ il- 
llui peniii ciinluemdi'ieiTi ledeie impe- 
l-a«iii (ib.). £it (inhe. L-Jmid Collefl. 

pecutiir i.f,|:e ot 
which ihe auih<„ 
Traiie de Dif I'.m 
exitnd <o ^1! Ln 
Fiance, ihcy f^) 

r»i. Cei uri<eKflj ic.ninumi vtri le 3,1,^^. ,^ lupprr-: :1, :i [ucli s wurd did 

mtlieu du h'Jiiieiiie li.tle. Les reints ll 

d'Aoglcieire ue porieieni pli.i c6 00m, j j t, ,,e f,„.„:Limo- ilioiglii ili.,i tlie Gj- 

miii e«lui dUpiufii du rail.- Tom. IV. tkl^k -v..^ ,™:l„iy mw^ liUii -he H.Lirsic 

p. 531, ap. B*irnii;ion, Obf. .mc, Sui. link l>cl'.re it becaius dtc I liable and eoii- 

r- t4^i id edit, i whoalfoGiie) Hickct'i jUb-Hc. 

llS ^KilguMi EKprflJions a fed at CainbrI<Ige anfurid. [Feb. 

totmtAj cxifli mA that it hi* been to him. Upon my meniionine ihe i«- 

fupplaatcd by the VMn of the Weft cede crobirnfSag circumflance, he U\A, 

Suonit who, in trie end, fwillowed with ■ fmile, 1 ought to hire a&ed fer 

up all the other fciogdomi of tbc Uep> hi* Tttmi, or enquired where he kipl. 

urchy } 

To rclurn to cjucco Judiih. 
French iiiflorians »re certainly wr 
fappofing tbai Ihe returnctt to [ 
itninediitcly upon the desih of Bibel- 
wulpb, fiDce (which recms to confirni 
the conjefiure thai their muriTage wai 
not conrummated) Die afictwaidi mar- 
ried hii fan. " DefuoCto autcm JE- 
iheiwulfo rege, ^thelb^Jd liliui cjm 
. , , . . ihorum pnttii fui afcendcDi, Ju- 
ihittam Karoli Ftancorum regit 61iacn, 

la the coofle of the ifti 
TcrfatioD, I percelred that the young 
gentlcmeB defcanted much upon their 
f««((M-«M«o'i tipoQ tbc difftml ■•■ 
arnei eflhtir nuu, upon the approach- 
ing mijit dsf, and upon tliC fupeiior 
ezecllence of the TriMilj audU-aU on 
that fe6i»|. 

A young man, who cncert^incd the 
company with faceiiuut csriciturEi of 
Hk thru «ppew(nu, mtoiioned nrc who, 
in hi) opigion, frtfid icfj mach in ex- 
plaining the argumiMin all whidi. 
however, he [the fpejker] loot of, and 
:, occi- completely difiiJ at lafl. ■' Yei," added 
n rcgni he, " akhough the Midiraiar gate me 
13, an »titmi jmJem, Kti a3 ii but a very 

dry laiiage after all." 
Mr. Uriah, Fti. to. Anothcc complained of a ialibiUr 

I ESTEEM myfelf under pcculiu «ho ffatgtd upon him. But, whet 
obligationitoyourpolitecorreffioad' Tuipiized me moft, and, 1 am free to 
«af, who ligni bimfelf J Camlai, For cnnFcli, nettled me a little, wai the 
the promptitude with whlEh he hii no- folloiving iocideni. A pen jatk-an. 

ticed my Addrefi, and for the accuracy jpei 

which he hat employed* in Iblnng pan him 
•f my queiiei relative to the ambi^u- pul) 
on* exprelTioDt of hii univeility. He lain 
appeari convinced. 

ullque, duobus ct dimidia auun 
dentalium Sazonum, poft ^trci 
{ubernacula rexii." AITeri p. 1 


glafi of wmc, biiftly 
i>e the decanlcr con- 
btimpir, and exclaim- 

oihcti, that, although fuch and fini- 
lar termi may be fitsila (ttttiUntrn, 
yet, by the geneiahty n\ mankind thev 
nufl. ever be received at ih 
mod unmeaning prgon of fui 
J tiull lit will not neglca to favour UJ 
with the continujtionot his remark), in 
jdur Magatme, ai Toon at he conrcni- 
ently c:n. Since my former letter, 
Ibmc other peit'cularidci have occur- 
red to my iccolleaion ; and I fhall now 
briefly prefcnt ihetn to your ttiitu, in 
hopct ihat ihey alTo may at fBiiifaflo- 
rily be attended 10 iu th';ir turn. 

In the way 10 my fiiend't, having 
^uitc fur^oiien ihc di(e6lon to hii 
chambciE in the college, I . flttd a hed- 
inrker, who was pecambubting one of 

ihe couils, where Mi. i ehambiri 

were, as 1 undetDuod he lived in that 
court. The fe.l ,™ Aa>ed ms in the 

bill laps I" Not undeillanding the 

T», phiafc. I rtquired an explanation of bii 

oey cxiraotdinarycoDdudi when myfriend, 

iral the prt/idiwt, replied, ibai I muft diink 

day), up the whole, for fuch wai the cuHom. 

1 own I like a cheaiiog glafi, Mc. Ur< 

bini but, hiving previuufly drunk fe. 

veul brimmeti, 1 thought it rather hard 

10 be ihui unneceffarily, and in fo pcr- 

empiory ■ manner, prefled to take off 

another. Ncveribelcll, the law being 

fully laid down, and, ai it ftiould Teem, 

ctrigable, 1 quickly dcliflcd from 


d obey 

II upon 

.ny of 

By h'li inteicfting obferval 
Ihc irifadti, A Cantab h.^s e: 
cunofity, and awakened in n 
to perule them. Can tie, 1 

me whether ihey are purchalablc i.and, 
if fo, wheie they may be procured? A 
complete colkai..n of ihefe tBinpor»tf 
claflical c^uriont muA undoubtedly 
prove eitremelj dOiuring. 

Alinough I can lee noadequale cauTc 
for h II indignant and oppronrioui lan- 
guage, 1 aiA yet rtally Ion) m- inno- 
cent quotation of the fpttcli cunceming 
the MagdMitni'tt (liould have (oliiiicily 
oiher end of the quadvan^lc, and wtfU cxalpcraied AuQMaliooaiCoiic^pand- 





, gradL 

ally impri 


1 1 

m, d.m.. 

,d Rdded, ■' 1 cji 


to" J 

with 'iMr, 

. ." The m. 

3n < 


caliv (hri 

i;g.d up his Dioi 


waikea .. 

..a>, piutelling he 

uld ni 

lell. I li 

jckily cl'pitd my 1 

id «( I^ 

■795-) hnfafalftr a Tax n Dogs and M Guns. jXf 

cm. p. tSi but. Sir, I here lake ihe li- if jrou think the remarkt and calculi 

betly- of remiiitling him, thai / Jiil m»t tion worlhjr of a place id your u\i\y v»- 

caft iDjr refieiioDi whstfoevcr upon h>* luibte Mifcelliny, tbey arc much at 

college 1 nay, (hal, on the contnry, I your fer*iee, 

temied the ptrfoo who did fo " 3 moll 

fcrocioui fptrit." Ho*tvtf, An Otea- 

(ioott Corterpondeni conlicleDtIr inti- a millio 

milci, ihal Magdalen colltge ivat a^/< miUionij b'jc thai, in confequence of 

in difrepuie. He will gieuly obligr me the lax, bdf uf |hem would be deftrojr- 

\>f accuraielr (xpbiaio); this confelGon, ed. The remainder 1 would lal in the 

and by Aaiiog pretifeU ■a/bin and following mannir, 

lubtrffoTi it iocurrtd cinfuri, anJ vubf Erery pack cf lai-hauodi Oiould Mf 

ill inhabitaoK lontiaai lo be flvled Si- 30I. per amnum; the pack of harriers 

MMtiVn. I am noenem* to hiifnciclj I ijt. | oiher fporling •'ofL>> including 

and 1 reitctaia my aSenxM. Mr. Urban, poinieri, fetieri, fpjmeli, gitr-hoondt, 

Iktn adaerrtftteadta Alm*-mmtr,bin terriers, 10). 6d. each) lapfdogi, it, 

A" Enemy TO ALL Ambiguity, m.i manifTt, bull-dngi, &c. ji.j all 

— — ochen, fuch a> tur), &c. Sic. ». (d. 

Mr, Urban, Fr* 10. According to my calcuaiicia Ebeo tba 

AMONG the objcaioftixation ihar produA would run thus : 

ha»e been fuegeBed 10 Govcra- Packs £. 1. J. £. 

went, Djg» haTt ofitn been mtQtioDcd Fox-houndt 50 30 00 1,500 

aa a refoutee that would prove extreme- Harrien ija ij 00 1,150 

If produfiife to the rireaue, and what PcHolen, fcc 300,000 o 10 6 157,000 

would, at the fame cime, operate to the Lap-dogi 40,000 i 10 4i,o«o 

genual relief and fiiitfaftioD of tha Maftifls, Ice, 6c,ooo 050 15,000 

coniiauBiiy. Tbatihefe animali, ftom Cius,&c Jcc.toa.ooti o a 6 i4i°oa 

their nuntbcri, are at prcfent become a ' ' 

nniraace to focietf, cannot, I ihiak, b* X- 14*>*5^ 

denied. The keeptoo of To miay voia- Thii, Mr. Urban, feeiili ■ fair round 

cioai creature! (for, befidet deptiviog rum, but t do not think it an exaggera- 

th« poor of tnaoy a mefi of miik, and led natemeni. For the accuracy of 

many a plateful of broken meat, they nnmbcrt I cannot couch ) but enquiry 

ba*e bought up for them a great deal of would foon produce a lolerMily clear 

meal, and of the iDferior and oIFaI mear, account of them. The lai cannot be 

lauvhokrome cRcemed immoderate g for, 1 by no 

n fame mci- meani wifh to exiin^uiOk tbts breed of 

the Ecniral deBrnefi aoifnals, wliich, in many inllancii, i« 

of profifiuni and thai drc.dluldiforder, ulefui, and from ill fidelity and aliach- 

thc tiydrophobii, ii an crit inat ctllifor meat, and, from contributing fo much 

e>cry precaution to remedy the alarm <o our health and recteatioo in held, 

of it. A'tai, therefore, which wouid fports, ceciainly entitled to our protcc- 

■cnd 10 the diminution of thefe grteTaa. Iioq and regard. From the flight tax upoa 

cea, and which would likeivife contri- 'h<-t kind of animal which 11 generally 

bute towardi the payment of our heavy kept by ihc p.-or, it ii evidently tny 

Biiblic eipenctt, would fevm not uit- wilh not to deprive the labourer of hit 

worthythcatteniiun ofouirultra. Bui, connani and faithful companion; yet, 

a« it hai never yet been adopted, there thefe are the dogi whicb, from fpars 

are probably objcQioni which do not and bdd food, arc mof) a^u turun mad 

ftrike at firlt ligbi, and which have on- or mifcftieioui, and are trequently kept 

refenied ihemlclvei to iltc expeiien- to the annoyance and diHuinance uf bil 


I ihefe do not neighbuu 

feem infupeiabtCr and at the prcfent ■ fum could regularly be raifcd by a tax 

eaornKint loan mufl uf couife b'log up- upon doga, 1 mjH ntvn 1 have my 

oa ui DCW burtheni, it wouldTurely be doubi>) but, 1 by no iiieani fee fucli 

worth while tn give it a trial, and to diffic^ltiet in the «ay at M. piedude 

fee, by fome flight impofl, wireiner a every idea of a trial, 

tax upon dogi could e»er be mjde a I ha»e likewife often wondered thit 

permanent fource of pabtic revenue. a tax hil never been laid upon Gum, 

Meditating on tblt fubjea, I amuftd Thtfe Item to offer a new and very fair 

myfelf ibe other evening in cilculaiing fubjeft of taxation. By putting ■ gui. 

iheprobiblc imoubtof luthataxi and, nea upon every ^un and piltoi that ia 

iia Afr.MWfalonc's prspofed nevj Edition of Shakfpearc. [Feb* 

fold, a fuiT), I fliould ihink not much 
Itfs ihan 6o,oool or yo.ioool. a year, 
might be railed without trouble or difii- 
culty ; and it is, n»nreovcr, that kind 
of import vxhich, by fal!ii^ on the veal- 
thitr ranks of focicty, has always been 
looked upon as the faireft fourcc of go- 
irernment revenue. S. £. K. 

Mr. Urban, Ftb. 16. 

AS it is ilefir.iblc that the notice-, an- 
nexed to r!.e iiA\ow\n^ Pfoff'tSikS 

tliofc of his predcceflTors, and feveral new 
annotations. To tfjc pJays it is not prnpo- 
fed to annex any engravings ; but the life of 
Shakfpeare will be ornamented with a deli- 
neation of his bud at Stratford ; (of the 
head of which Mr. Malone is poffefTed of a . 
fad-fimile;) the engraved portraits of Sir 
Thomas Lucy and Mr. John Coombe, front 
drawings made on purpofe for this work, in 
'793> by Mr. Sylvefter Il-^rding j am' alfo 
with •\n engraving of Shakfpeaie, net from 
any factitious or liClitious reprcfentntion of 
ihnt poet, but from a drnwing, of the 1. me 

nv. VV'c liave la'tly heaul a great deal 
of rKvv!y ( ilcovcrc^ manljfcripis in 
Shak.'pea 's li. n Uvntin^ : vour rea- 
deri will I. ere Ice what ;.rt: \.\,c fcuicts 
from uhich luch tiilcovtiies ma\ he ex- 
pc6ttd. E. M. 

Mr. Maloke's New Edition op 


PROPOSAI.S for nn edif on of Shak- 
fpeare, in qnartc, ('ecorated witlifi g: ivings, 
having hettn ivvrt nnx- a' o ifl'ued or.t by Mr. 
Malone, i.nJ the borkfvllcr u ho urdcrtook 
the f:iid ivcik K-.ivirc reliiicjuiflv i' ton ac- 
count of 111? pr.-fw nt Icafcn unfavour- 
able to fuch cxpt iifive undc>taki?i£i. J Mr, 
Malone thinks it jr j^erio give Ihir. puhhc 
notice, xXr.x ih*^ pioioais aVx.vr-meniioued 
ai'e to be conlult-vci .^ ;ir.vil';ty. — '-fcv citing, 
htjwcver, to h s v\ ^\^v:\ uft.!, (from which 

he was very re'-t't i.i y iiuluc.-'.! \c> lepart,) 
that of giv I ^ .1 r.cwv .;iui 'id etllLiLn of 
llie riays and Tc^c s '.f tlis .luthor wiihoiit 
engrsvine^s, lie^m^rni'.-, MYr..rc'nt tl e puhlick 
wuh a f c(.tu! e» .ti"n i f liS fiiTi^icr woik, in 
twenty volun^o, tf^yal ot'lavo, on a latger 
p?pei and 'yp'', ht-tii 'ur t'le (cxt and dom- 
nientarie^, \1\m\ Imve t Vwr been eniployetl in 
any etliiion o*^ Sl>:'k<p" with notes: the 
firftfix of whi n ujII Nc rc^ for publica- 
tion in the year 171} 6 ; ;'.; <1 the remainder of 
the work, in two liehveii' s ' \ fevea volumes 
each, will be 1 ubl.lh^il wr.h ail conveivcnt 
Ipeed. T l.e hi j\ voKmie will be app»"o[nia- 
ted to nn entirely nc'v life of Shakfpeare, 
(complied from oiig'nr.l atul anthcnjick do- 
cument«,) wi>ich is /u>vv r^cj<rly i eady iov t!ie 
prcf^; ll'.e ferond nnd third to Mr. Mal^nc's 
hil'ory ct t!^.^' ^''-s^'j cc^nfider-My enbrrcd, 
and 111:' other d 11. rui'/ums il.Uifti alive of this 
poet's woiks ; ti-getler with the prefaces of 
f<3rmcr cditt is, to .r hch fome new elucida- 
tions will be atl 'k'. rt.e fvvcn'.ieth volum'e 
will compr /c S; ..k!p?arc*s Poems, and the 
rtmyir.inj; fixtcen liis lias ; (which will he 
arranged in ll:e order in which they are fup- 
f-ofcd by Mr. Malone to have been writcen ^) 
with th« Editor's cummemaiies; as weil as 

and now belongs to thelicir of the late Di:ke 
ot Chandos. 

Though Mr. Malone alteady obtained 
feveral very curious and original materials 
for the life of Shakfpearc, he will be ex- 
tremely obliged by any further communica- 
tions on that fubjedl. He has always thought 
that much information mifiht be procured^ 
illuflrative of the hiftory of this extraordi- 
nary man, if pcrfons pollelfed of ancient pa- 
pers wonld take the trouble to examine 
them, or permit others to pci*ufe iliem ; and 
he has already pointed out the fources from 
which fucli information may probably be 
derived. Shakfpcare*sj: rand-daughter, lady 
l^arnaid, (the only child of Sufanni Hall,) 
died in January, 1669.70; and hy i^er lall 
will appointeti her kinfman Mr. Edward 
Bagley, citizen of London, her executor, 
and rcTidiiary legatee. This perfon, (who, 
it |s believed, was not related to Shakfpeare, 
but kinfman eillier to Sir John 4'arnard of 
Abingdon near Norlimmpton, or to the fa- 
mily of Hall or Nalh,) muft have become 
polfcfll'd of all her coffers and cnbincts, in 
which undoubtedly wc?c feveral of iier 
grandfather's papejs. When or where Mr. 
Bagley died is uncertain, no will of his ha- 
ving been difcovered in the Prerogative of- 
fice, though fe;uch has been made tiicre for 
fifty years fubfequent to 1670, to afceriain 
thofe fadls, as well as the name of tlic pcu- 
fon to whom his elfc<5ls dcfcended. But, if 
any perfon be now livin,^ who derkVes any 
property fiom thtt faid Mr. Bagley, he is 
requeftrd to examine a'l fuch papers as have 
dt-fccndcd to him, with the view already 

On the death of Sir John Barnard in 1674, 
admn^iftration of his eifcdts having been 
gi anted to his darghicrs i^by a former wife) 
a»ul their hufbands, and they being entitled 
undtr Lady Barnard's will to keep polieHion 
of the New-Place ( Shakfpearc's houfc in 
Stn-.tfoid) for fix months after the death of 
Sir ]ohii, fome of the Poet's papers might 
have bllen into their hands. They were,' 
Elizabeth, married to Henry Gilbert, of 
Locko^ in Uie county of Derby, efq- *, Mary, 


17950 Greek and Englifli Ltxlcan. — Tht Famify »/ Eyi*. lai 

'. >iul Cleaiiui 


Sliiik(i«are hsving pnrehafed fiiniB pro- 
p*nf from Ri'pli Hublniil, efq, (broiher of 
Sir /nhn Hii*«.iil, of Ipfli^, in Warwick- 
Ihira, fcir,, (ome jnftruminl rxeeuted h|f 
ilie Poet, on itmt Mcafifn, ihbj perli.ipf 
br round imaKB 'It t»le-.iiBilF uf ttii-t nm- 
iLenun't (line!, in wliwewr lianili ilicf 
nu» now he) anJ, itiny ilelitnil>nl of Mr. 
Jo1>n Heniin|e ba imw living, he prahnhlr 
, sioong [he Jeedi an-i pi|«i! ' ' 

ccnor, Mi. >4cmingi']> accouni'bivilu aid (qM l>y Thonni ^<r 

ftTtioiS nd wl;a had no iii<tuccmcn(> 
which I ciMild aifcorir. to imptrf't up«iii 
nie, " tl.ic b« hid '\\,ftim irat/hna, 
ihM i!ie fimUy of Errt, of Jt^iti/kirtt 
V$* defended fram a yuun^r bnnch of 
tlm fimiljF of E/r., -f Otrhj/hirt,-' i« 
Wliieli Intler COuniv the Evrii hart T*» 
(i^edfrom ihc linw of King Hcnrv III. 
Hop« in ihc Peik (eo. D.rbj> mi lh« 
place at which the eUcn line connnueA 
until ih* reign of QjjecD Elizibith, wtek 
ihc ■ocUni piirimony of that hraoch 1* 

ti then R<4 

thratiieal conti &>, winch KfnilJ'ihrnw prc!eniBtire. . But Nichnla 
muiJi l^g^l KiKl-" tiiftiiry of the fi.-.Ed al ilifl H.ipe, who wai livinf; in ihe time oC- 
r«...d wheri Sh-ikfpfare hvfd. .Vr. JiJin Heniy V. bid ■ vouncer fon, Robert 
IlM.inp.- Jjed in oauhar iSjo, Irav. .( »i Evk. efq. wh- ni.r.Wng Joan, ili« 
lUughier and htircfs of Padley, of Pad- 
ley, in the parilh of Hatheifrdge, in 
Derh\I^ie, tcquirfd, by (hit marriage,- 
a confiilerihle efiaie. This Robert Eyre, 
dixl March st, 1459, and hit wife/ 
M'lth 9. 146]. md were buried in ihtt 
churih of Hitbcr<<df;e, whercrh(:rl,«it» . 
flill remiini, upon which are ihc efli^^ea 
of ihemr^liei, and thtir child<en, ia b(«f« 

BMthar daaghler, the UEle of a pelr 
ltV«ane of Mcnfiddi fr m »liicb far 
alfo fnme informaiion may puflibly t> 

Mr. UbBAV, 


"^^QUR, libeial correrpon^ent, pp. 19, < 
\ /^f,tn*.1 oof.peibapa 'know, that ant 
'* PfopoljUt 'or pub*ilhine, by Sufir.p- Ciiu 
I'on, a Qruk »*d C'x'v^ Ltxicmi, in Tur 
Two- fVo!un>e*> Qua'ti>,'" appeared at St 
Oi'ord in April t7E], in fcur quarto bui 
pageai l» nh eh ii fuhjoined the name iff 
of the author, .&. Sayer, who da tci them 
from Co'fiuaChtifli college. The ufual 
alphabeiteal oider.ia adhered to. A 
f|Kcimen aI the wotJi wu ihcn (o be hud 
u Meffri. Whitf. and F-tildt.-i in 
London i Cookc'a in OxFord 1 Mtrrili't 
in doibridgej and B»ket'i in Bdllot 

om rhc eliltfl fon of Robert Eyre^ 

Jo-n de Padlev, defcended Sir Ar- 

Eyre, of Pidley, hnl whofe laft 

vitip dauHliter, and i.^jr, tnarriett 

ThiniJt FiriherHcrt, knt. erf Njr^ 

, and Pad eir, who died •wiihtal 

in ibe reign of Qii<en Elwbcihr 

loneeniing whom fee Lsdge's 11 uflra- 

lion^of Btiiift Topography. ThePad- 

ley'eftaie, howcier, wi» fc tiled on iho 

FiiiheiUrttof Norbuty. d.fcn.l.d from 

Of ihe«*en( of thefe Propol'a^t. 
ibt prefqit fiiuation of the author ot 
iherp,. yoar Eorrirpond(«ii Magda'e. 
oeofit aud CMfta Pttrcnfii caonoi teeeiva 
■ay iniailitcqce fron yoHr occalional 
cotrefpuikdeBi Academicui. 

M'. Urbac, f/A. j. 

THOUGH I cannot gi>e direct an- 
fweiito all the queftiODi of your 
COritfponilenC N. U p. 4I' reipeiling 
the family of John Kvie, i^rd Eyre, of Cvuit, ID Litland, yet lyhai 1 biTe 
lubjoined pcrh'ps may ajt bi unaccepta- 
ble ID him,- and, Ihould you think it wor- 
thy of inlartioB in your Magazine, it it 
niu«h ai bi« Uivicc. 

I ha*c fre^utntlT hiard it faid by a 
gentleman of tlieEyre lamilyi whocouhl 
BO* be flatttiii^ hii^wn *rDjt)i by (he »!'• 

: tijkMT. Mag. /fi'MrTj it^s- 

.le line ot tile FiikIicH 

>f bury, to the Fiizh'il 

i ton, in SiatfoidAivre, by w 

. (old during ihc proleftoratt 

of Olivet 

Atttrthe death of Sir Arthur Eyre^ 
the fjtni.v of Eyrt of Hi^ilfw, in Dej. 
hyBiite, alio flclirended fr..m the eldeft- 
fon of R.beii Eyre and Join de Padley, 
became the principil branch of the family 
ofEyie. and it flill fo cootioufi. Wil- 
linm E>re, el'q. of Highiow, and ot 
Holme, juxttt Sairuull, co. D>.rby* 
died in t;o6, snd, by Katharine, liii 
wife, dauj^ ol !.ir John Cell, of Hop- 
tun, CO. D:rb>-, ban. and fifter and heir 
of Sir Philip Gel], bait. Iiail ilTua 
(amooRll other children) William Evre. 
efn- hit ekeft funJTiag fon, who (fuo" 
o«dlng to the eltatea of the family of 
Aichir, at Tbeydon Oeroos, in Coow. 

CtHiaUgical AtenM *flit Ptmfy ifEyre. 


Cilc, inEfrti, ud It WaUord. (n Bcric> Hirdoiph Eyre, cfq. at Ctort. in Nm- 
lkit*)i IMt Iktfiummt^ Jrthr, lod linKhsniniire, ii nawiht rcpnrcDtiiirc. 
ith iffte (b* SvbBi hii nrtfr, daDgAter From Stcptim Eyre, (esdi Ion of Ro- 
''• ""«r.wd1i«tr, ■ '■ .'-..,,_._,_ 

'ofSirJobiiNcwttM, and fiCtcr, ■ . 
of Sir Michael I^iMoa. birti), Jnha 
Archr, t{^. (hii rldeft toe), of Wd- 
fcrJ, in Bc.kftirc, {who ii ftiti in p■^^- 
fclfion of lU clUlc at Highlaw, ind 
other pvnp'-itv, in ibt nci^Kbourliood, 
theotd purimonyof hit family, imoan- 
tiag 10 asool. > TMr) g aa^ Hicl'isl 
Archer, tlq. <yoongerfcui), who (Tuc- 
cddiDf; 10 (he cniin of (he Newtom 
tStciiiKh hit moihec) took ihe fumatne 
of Ntwion, iD'l rcFriici it Thorpe, ncir 
Giwlhxn, in Lincoln (hi re. 

JohBEyie, cr<[ (vnunnrronof Wi|. 
Ham Evre, hj KaihaHiic Gtll), (uc. 
ceedtd to the cflate; nf tbi Gelli, >( 
Hopton, tie. tn Dnbyfliue. and conk the 

E^res, (ifElifrnpinDerti\flitn; ofwhom 
RowUnd Ejre, efci- of Wiikuonh, la 
NoithimpionlLin, and owner of HiHupr 
ii now ihe repre(ciiT*iiyc. Tlie Eyre* 
of Rowter, in DcibyOi^ (whnfa heir 
general inirried to Clnlworthf Skeffin|>-' 
ton, hit eirl of M^lfircerx:, In Ireland), 
were I youof^tr bnnch ef the Ecrei of 


There were oilier font of Ro^iertEir* 
ami Jo>n He P^dley. wli'i had rffae, that 
llTtil iniheftite of giotleoien, in Del- 
hi Ihirc; NotiingliimOiire, and Toik- 
lliiie, thehtifi Eeoeril of fame of whom 
■idiicd into iFfi^c^.^Me limilici. 

All ihefe Eyic 

of H'lpRin, iDdoDe younger fon, 
Admiial John Gel), wlia dillinKuiAei 
■imfelf triw'y hy hi) galliot behaviour 
in the £a(t Indica duiiiu! iht lal) war 
baiog then captimofihe Mcitiquc, an 
4erSirE> Hughe!, rowlio^ mull 
of the pta'iie dde (i> th'n taccllent offici 
hilh heengi»»«, hy many writen whi 
kin fpoken of our lea-en ^a gem- nti 11 
ant E"1, w H well kno^vn by all wh< 
Aired wiLh him. 

I have bECD the more pmicalar ii 
aoricingih't branch bf the family of Eyi 
(which (tefcende ' ' 
KobiTt and Joan 

r thtii 

Evrc Couit, ID the county of G•lwa^, - 
tn f-rianl, «-.,e alio o< ihi. t.mily ( 
John Rvtc, e(<|. wn leatrd at byieCuif 
htfoie the ytit 1679 S-e Lortte'i Peer- 
age ff Ir-IinTi. .oJ. IV. p, 114. 

Jrii« Eyre wai created Lord Evra, 
of the Kiagdvoi of heland, in' 17681 
Mid died without ilfuc io tjtt. 

A mors lu<l accouiii"of thi( familf 

the eldcR fon of may rrafbnably he eipcAed in the Hiflnr/ 

Prtfev), becaufeihe of DcrByllii'ei but, eta county htflorf 

, who are molt immi^iri 
ly in* reprclentaiivet, and whu are iit 
4efcradam> in thcdireS male line, hire 
loll their' tW family lutsame of Eire, 
and uIg the different furairact of Aritrr, 
Ni^itiom, and Gttl. 

• III Lod^'a Pjtrace of )relind, vol. 
III. p. ijo, ii ta Uid, that Sir Phili(> 
MunSon niatried Anac, dautihter tt'J 
r of Robert Evre, of fiiiit'luw, efii. 

liktiy tn have fo cxteoli>e 
falc 31 your MircetlaoT, Mr. Uibait, 
rbii letter wiH acithcr foreftill nnrinjiirB 
tKe IjlK^uri of the perfna eopluyed ik 
that uadeiiftkiiig. ' Dibbiskmi. 

Mr UasAH,' F.b. 9. 

JOHN EYRE,ofByreC4tu»,G>l»ab 
eli]^ had a-tliiufihccr, M*ry, ntn>ta, 
Gecng« K>*i>s, father of Geo 

which t) BQt cirreQ, this 'Aone I'cing LaiiI Caibcry, VI I. 

r of the before named WiUliam E) r 
who mitried Kithaiine Gel!. 

Frorfl the f^cond Coo of Riibtti Eye, 
and Join ile Pidky, defcxnded the Eyiet 
of Nottiia/iion oa Solr, co. Nottingham, 
whoferer'l timet married with Leicif- 

And fiom the third fan of Rolieri and 
Joan delccn'ted the Eyre , >if Ho nre 
tiiW.JHXla CifJhrfulJ, in DErbv(hi«, 
and K.iv.ton, in YoikOiliCi latter 
pUcE wai fold bv the Eyrel to the ao- 
ecfior of the Dukeof Lecdi. pt 
ktanch c>f the Byie family, Aathoiy 


Lnt<! Eyre wn vrantK); JuU 16, 176E, 
to John, fon oF the Re». Gyle. E,,e, 
d«an of K.»tlilot, and grandfon of John, 
of EireCOart, in the county of Gal- 
way ( Atchdaiu'elrilb Peers gc.lll.ic)). 
He died OaolAir t>, 1731 (lee our Volt 
LI. 493)1 and'the iiileandcd with him. 
Kit only daughter, Mary, mlrried 
Francit, fouiih fon' of Jimea, third 
VifcouM ChirlemoDt. Hii Hmi were, 
Aig. on a clierroii S»bte, three ^uair«« 
loiliQr. CrtA; an armed'KK.* 

P. 31. Bp, Patrick, on Lerit. s*i. 
>!,' lakci die cerciDODial jf the -fc»pc» 

>T95-3*^^"?"' — HunfdonCWfA. — Stauc/BartKtter, Jza.i^. laj 

goat front the jcuiAi conmicouiori i 
and, when he reUiti ib*t <b<...t th< 
four piec«f of fctrlct clotta chinKJng co- 
lour, he doei not tfui it with <eU crc- ,. [,. ■ .« Ptmiriilgt, laar LtomU- 
dibiliry, hot only obfcrvn. ih«. if ih« " ""*"• /rr, Fii. lo. 
JoviOi nhler'iiion 00 tti not changing T Wai mucli furpiil'cd it ih* iccouat, 
cnlaur from ihc dCBtb of Ciirilt to ihc *■ which vnur cnrrciprindenl A. S. gtf 
JeOruflioa of the iecund icmptt, be ■« p- R. of your 1*1^ Maf^unc, caocrr- 
Ituc, the Jewifh nation >ie faif-con- ning -the hcii of ihe air, in BeiunioDt- 
itemBtd. ThiTe iitdiiiniii art recited Ar«'. on the >;[h of Jannirc t and I 
roare .it Urge m C*inici'( Difliooarjr of o>vii, I urn iadiatd lo (ulued ihc accu- 
ihe Bible. «. Ataxfl aod Er/iiatioii t r:icf of hit oh!'ctvi[i(in, till I turned [o 
>Dd. conlidtred m commeno i.a the Si> Mr. CuT'i ubU, who makel i difFe- 
c-rtd Ttx', cinnoi be liable lo ibai ft- rtnce I'f onlf three decrees, which mtjr 
veriif of cenfiKe bcOoived bf T. A. S. ofilyhcicujunted forffam hit fituuioa, 
onihe nfe-of them by Mr.Cooper,who ihe wi^d beinK N N. £. Mv fither« 
Ajki them rather with toD much brevity, who hai long Dccn in the habit i^ ou- 

Mr. Bromley, in hii Caui<>|tuc of king limiUr obfciTationi, found hli 

cnfiravtd Briiift Ponriiti, pariud VI. laermonieicr ac tS about S o'clock ia 

(lift ni. p. 17}, mcutioDi only one the morBi(ii( of ihe ijth, ^nd at 17 «- 

piiBt of William Blutk, tCq. 1 jco. en- boui j ig the ifiersoon. 
gt:<ved afier Kneller by R. White j Of his accuracy I have not t}tc fmaDeft 

but.inLXIV, 1069, yon mention ana- diiubl, nor of ihe ((oadnerE of his inftiu- 

Ihet by F. H. Van Hove*. not, ^hkh ii oa F^hreaFieit'i fcale, 

Margaret, wifegf William Blucli.crq. coniaini mercury, and comet froin lh« 

>nd daughter of Sir William Wild*, hamli of Mcr<.i. Niirae and Blunt. 
kDi.aadban.Judi-caftbet^iiig'iBcnch, A Iciendof ming wbo lioeiafewmilct 

nat buried ai Iflcivatih in 1674- hence, and attendi to his ihcmio- 

Tbe manor and advowfna of Itunf- meter, but not with my fathers accuncjr, 

don, CO. Hertt, wii purchaftd, about airurei ma, thil the mercury wai not 

ii7i, by Matthew B. eli). recondmy near fo lotr oaihatmorQing a^ it wiito^ 

of ooe of the couateii in London, ulher wrdithe begiaBiagcif the month ) and 

of the Kotlt, *nd one of (he Gs clerki ll>ii agrees wtib my father*! tibte, whicb 

in Chancery, who married a daughter Ki'ea M and .1 half 00 the )d. 1 ais 

of Sir Willi:itn Martin, of Effex, knt. aware that our reafationi are little to be 

■1dermanafLi)ndan(Chaancey,p.i9f)i depended apon in fuch a cifej but k 

Mid be 'Tat fucccfded by a (on, alio of ■"uft be allowed »■ i corroborating cir- 

the fame Chrinian name (Salmon m), cumliance, though t - " 

who mmftfU it ■» Mr. NicholiiM, DeighboarhoodcoiDplaiiMd officrrinrJiV 
who left it la.ilic laic Nicholfaw Cat- cold on thu da*. I had myfalf as im- 
rcR. c^. hi* Mpbaw. Tbe rccosd af pimuvicv of feeling it, I ' ' 

thcfc Matthew* waa probebly th« (ab. t>r >^<'>°8 '■'«° '"''** *>>" <<wm>«ffk 

>aaftpMn by Blkanab ftaule, mao- Aboolthciinecf fao.iirei icwaiihM<r». 

^D^ HI Brit. Topb I. 4i>, etttknnmg tj clc», and I thought It •• )ami\y 

f rMWgPipkaii.woadirofiktpUta,* though frmftyi" but Whan I got Bear 

iviikdw » vord of Jti* hiOarjr, D. SL hMW >t -I>«Ku to Ik a liit]* torn. I 

y..»— „■ .' bopc Tour-nuTefpoiidenta, la ditMWU 
Ur.Uaa4H. JW. 1. 

PHILOGiLAPOICE. p,-il,' hai m_ 

roficiCBtly eKflamed iha dafign of fl» Diafday, which I have nodoubt will 

the Msaaownt ia HmbBob cbwch) it ^ acceptable to many o^your readert, a* 

is KcBM w oNMusefaM the axiiBBT- ^wU ^ Tnni<M- Fhahcu HtJiiii. 

4iB4rj 4«ub of abe gatse-keaper, wl^o ~— ■■ 

•zpiMd fcddwiy wkilft ■■ the afl af C»rittttm4ltgmttirrfl*ami,ifa4kU 

fcaociag at a back with b cr«b-lw». A«v DopaldMKlgces f/^Kiliouir, j. 

The faaa cbuick cMKaisi aaa; other '*' ^ *f^*Jt •» «>/wn i^tmt tn- 

v*n cw«M iMMimeat* i an account firvta im liM iM^i '*d ■ ewmM 

of w«i^Mii|4b*Bif«nlo fovf Ar- fsartlMitgUtktwutrfiiftf&aiX, i» 

liqaJriBB fcaden. Haafiloa hMile, thf Inlaad. 

pbpenj ■b4 icfldeaca of Felix Cal>«ft, 'T^HK wwfcipof the Supreme %iog 

t$^ wat tahaWed b* tbe tbildita of *■ It coogeaial tothemiod of mao.far 

codftnt of lutiontg ladii 

U liked, of ^li<!j)ii>.lut>^3l iia 
wtu) arini [be ti'leeifm, wheili 
■oalinued long ecou^h unih ch 

114 Rif.^ms SB aniienl Cuiioms pre/irvtd In tbr Ifle o/Sky, [Feb, 

In the old oc new world, where Rcligiiis, ffom irihe ti triiK, un-'l ii reichsd De 

under fomi foni, hai not |j*cn{;tiCiittiJ, tog. The prMcilinnis rhut dcTcri'icri t>/ 

A few ftarvingKig'iiiTj in eitmrcan Pnurinii.. " The Hj^ciiior^an. Tent 

cepwom ■g»inft the general ihc boltf nffetinf; to (ht Artm4'pii ihef 

-- - - -' ' -'- 10 (ho lf»loiit»n!, Wh'i c-iiteyto it to 

ih* Scvthtini; then I..S nnpi^ until the 
Aiheniiii it lrni;tl> tia"i',. "leJ it to 
D'lm. A)>o,lo wn I prrnciBit objtft of 
W'! thi Hi pi:rl>ai«tnti anil ii 
pigNIi^ mil ivipul. r clil)o<i», ptrlrcularl^ 
llioriaf religion, makf imprciriont that 
will iCmn'ln a'lenlc ciulc) wliich tn^e 
tl<im liin^ irc no ni'-n. lo y.xt en trice 
nut ifie oN piaflicei and cpiaion> oC 
fiiTlr HiMeii hire neza long i^i difof- 
()«d i and, it ii b<' nn miant iiiiprnliiblci 
E inu(V~lK dieflr f|ica: in IcaTcli of that Toma remiint uf ikti culk<ni rnay- 
tuWiltcnet in w«, of in hiiwinKi "diKrle AitI li» f"m»d in tlili Hi p«rliin.TiH coun- 
10 iht appet'ioce of nhgiinl! ter«inu< try | winiii: id eVGiy diUrlfi tttre isjiitl 
ttntj Ol'fifjigti hOiVcver, of (')ine kind u httmn wicti * rud'^ Ouae cunfi-' 
iw other, liiVE'beia mads in ill >gci jnd M Grvagntb, «t Apollo.' 

- Ainong'a p*o^1e, coo, in fuch 1 
(ion, ilitirponrif and unrvtiled 1 
in«de(i'iwe [o cDi^tv Ti'-riticri, and the 1 


, cab pfftridid da-.f \ Tne-li».lwliois 

fiiania ofrnTdieil rtrtbC, - fruiii, r0U|>h fc-adlftinao or a 
barley, biT re the invention of mdm. of corn to hit nei 
-libition* of tiiillt or of homy, wate all nut yei rrapi.l t 
(he [fmiki a' gratitude, or mtsni of ex- wtica 
pUiion, <Jr of p;i»ini tffefr to ihtir 
)iriTei4 ibat c6i])d bs tspcAidi io the 
fltft needy frugarH jgei of fncifet;', Kifo-e 
nntnriTa ll.ns were forincd. Wlien 
men vat full liiiltcrtof nl-urll lilienv, 
tinmArain^d by In*™: oidcr,' evtrv ode 
WH kin^ and prieft in hit' owB family. 
Thefiifl i.fftrioftl, we hwa-any atcooM 
of. are tenrdkd in ll«]Fii-;lh fciii):inB<, 
when tilli^e, and thr keepini; ,if fljtki, 
bccime the Imliiirfi of men, and when 
we liL:a Ihc frulti of the eirih, and ttic 
£rlllMgtof chtBook, vffeitdup to O'ld. 
\i Ctim and hv Atnt t tcM thefe the ftrft 
{(uin wcTc oifcTed duFin^ ttte old JeWi& 
jBcoaoHiy, a pnSic* t*hlch r<tH» co- 
jB<ail 'widi fodctf , and fpiead abroad, 
OTcr thC' wor'd, with ihc TariM* eWti- 
eranC CnUnici from the MtgiritthiM, 
-ThAil alfoihe a;^^,^^ wxe otftnd, 
kh« btft and choftell part of .llf TpoH? 

1; with hi! I 



/.th 1 banrlle 



n the ("p i>f rhe he.p betote divlWn, fuptrflitl 

ii^i^lihiur, wild ia behind In 
kn iBork, ud fo on, tiniil the whoW 
corns aie Ckit do>vn*. Tiiii Oi'af h 
ciilcd flic cnpplB gent, Mn Gtohbir 
Soeeaib, and \% at -prtf-ni meant ai a 
bng, 01 ifTtont, to the larmer, fnt h-ing 
(nor: ternift or later rlmn nthcn in 
uapiif tlw hiiccft, i t winch i*»f jn rSe 
lic(reT<di< inuAinikrat good 3 pai< of 
b«rj.,fo<' fe^rof being ill ufed for h« 
iiid:(cr.ilon,l> be on. 

Wbciher die apptlijiionof cripple goat 
l^ar lian am chc itat (cfsmice to iha 
ApoMoni*!! altar ot ifiiKi hoihi, I Ihall 
aoijfiMtnik to dcCetmiM. - 
'■iim-ma '•f»S riMmg t* the •nttrpit ef 

Bui r<r Irrlind. ' 

- f TheJnfh hawerer biea worfliipen 

of lira, and of Bbal, aud are fo to thli 

da*. -'^kiii' iiWriog to the Rdoian Ca- 

nlUkt, wbshktiattfully yielded toihe 

gaOi. aibi kn 

fgKft^ganhltianltvupooP'gjn r 
: ■• Tha okkl tellival-. In honour nf tke 
luD aAd£rd, i« u|iai, the iiltof Jute, 
la-heo ihcifuaamvti at the lummcr ft>l- 

, in if e fvmmer 


■You WlH Inid, in Cal 
Odot, ihit ihc inhnbiKn;! Of eTcrypin 
of the ^lob*. ho*eTer coBfiecd 
•lOtMons wei.: of c.ogriphV. t""" »n ot- 
4*anf of th< 6rft fruiH to Detos, The fi- 

'wma ^•aI[„cu^-.■, w.j,fli,.::-J frit-! /.- 
■Idong t;i. i.\l. our anceftois, il,e Hy- 
^rbolcaac, had ihcir Iheaf or ftcivcs <,f 
«orn cont^yid ttv (wAlnildeni in'tlie 
ibliHioi of yoKih, wtro Btftf rttyrned [o 

tliritoiln cjunffv, but bad divine U- „„^ „^ 5.,,, ,„« wrn 
TMiH|i[».d iIkiti i,y ll.eDcl«n^i I'r.ih,. in afrtoll patkel r>f jnm, 

»h«fW«idt ifaeoffjtiDgwas wouiUy fsut wb$u Ijjo icsfei* liive lii 

up an>1i fitment 

of 17^1, a 
by a lipvt c 

,17W»i ^f^ i/^bI i« \MmAj-r-tiingKHy tf tbt Jntinisi i %$ 

rrnt tittnt of courtty. Al tKe hi'^ifc •in« Ui«e», »Bd two of ihem 'HiEBai 
' wtiLTC I wKcri?[iUne<l. ii vua> Tnltlmi, half a ccDiniy ex'n. Ti'tfa miMrthl 
ihil weflioulJfcc, II raid ni|! lit, [he moH therefoir, i« puint af liinK«viiy, aji. 
fiiieuW Tieiii in Inliiult which «ib the pimthcd >c-y acif ts tbofr of «h» 
Jieh'iii^ of hit* in honout of ttie I'ua, B4t»loniio empire. Crrui ihcCfcM 
AtC'jTAiaz^y, cH-^ly » niitlniglil, the <4ih) 1 iBittbl add iIm O^iod) wal 
firci bcgio to Hpii»r ; in'i (Kkin^ the the St- A of rtiE PerfMn kiuEi - be c«mc 
•livantajje of f>oiD|> u|> to ihe icidi of ilic to ihe ciown i«litr Ute in liflj. jei be 
bou<e, wliicb had a widely (Kiendcd leigaed 30 jreiTt, ia K'eat uaaquillitr 
ficw, I tiw (>n ■ radiui of jo mitei, ill aad tiappiacf*. Tb« Medcaa cmpii*, 
around, tlie firct liucniDg on ttti\ eoii- bcfsinDiag witii Cytu). and endiog wiUt 
ncDCC winch [Ik cmnlry atim.led. I Dariui, wbum furac h.ltoriaoi call C(f 
hiJafanhci [»(i'-f>£)i.iDia leimin^, ftoiD domaaDui, laded only 130 yearii du. 
undo-ihicJ authcrlt), that tlit pca.'le fi»g wliich Oiott period an (cfi tbtn 14 
danced round tlie f\ttt, and at ihe cliiile kbi|;) ifigncd : tbc loapft roe* did 
iMUt ibruugli thcfe 6fc«, 'Dd md<ic Llieir nai cacted 40 iieari, kad furnc few did 
fo»^ and (iaii^Uleri, tofiethci wiih thcit boi eacaed j, i, or 7 ycari. Her* if 
c*ii[t, pafi ihrough Uie firs 1 tad ibc aa aniaiing fallin|;<adF iadecd I and aoc 
wl'ole wai condu.:Ud vnth nligioat lb- ctfity lu be accounitd lor, unleCt it nuT> 
lie lUiV'" m (umc treifure, be (o fiam ehe luiw- 

j TliU accouni, Mr. Uib<in. is tx- riou< and efTcininiie nunnera of th« 
* Ctcdio^lv cuii'iui i and tliuuph I furbctr PerriaD coun, Pcrhapa the peifialry, 
tbe meoiioD of niiities, I an »en[ur« to who liied more abaemEoufly, might b* 
^ute jcu that it i> authcMic. heallbier, and lire longer. Fdi, it i» ft 

Ai^uincu*, true obftrvai ion, that the luaurxi and 
■■ the fupcifluiiiet of life comriboit mar* 

. .M('Ukb*m, Ftt. I]. rofli n'tn ii ibaa poTcrty itfelf. unleft 

I, Know r>nt wLelticr ihc ponraii of ihai puVeciy t>e in an cairf me digrte. 
Jinici IV. of Sci^tlJiiJ, Wtich 1 am BeMea, according 10 the Greciin b)il«> 
■hout to [toint out. be ihit ioquiitd rfter riani, the Perfi.n men and woned ar* 

Zyoui correrpi^ndiat, p. 401 but M faid to be molt beauiifal ia their pcr- 
EDfineti-n Fi'acc :hare 19 one of itiU fog, . ,nd all nAturaliRi, anaiomW*. 
riia!.n^t\, Ifnppolean orgiinl, punted „d phyfiolDeiHi affirm, that tbe iMoft 
li( Mil'ufc! and alfo one uf Jamet'a beautiful animad of eiery fpeeiee eD«y 
QH£eo, Ijy the fameanill. Ttiele pic- iht moll healih, »i«iur, and iaivfty, 
tulM SI* in tlie «p«IiMnt cjjled the and in getteral li.t iS the greateft apt 
Qjieeo'i dining-room. A mnfiderabU „,a, though- there ire no exiling re- 
^ii.e hat tlaplcd Gnce I Tifiitd thcj-a- ,o,d, ,„ p,o,e the fafl, I am ftronflf 
I»ee, wheit it a la^uaWe colhaiOD of inclined to be)ie»e, that the comtnoD 
jnlerefiia? p.itiiai«. but lilile knowa. people in Perfuwcrefnueh morehealthr 
Poffii>lv your corrtfp ndeit may live ,„ j |i„j longer than the Satrapet, or 
in Noilh BnlaitLi if fo, he may be able priocei, though the laiter were falotetl 
HP £i«e me fome ittfoimation reiitiie to by the Bitteien in the fubUme ftyle of 
fite documtnu Juppoftd to ')» pieirr.ed ,. |i„ j^^ e»er.'' So much fni-the Ion- ■ 
*I tainbuigb, meniioacd, (fil. LXIV. ^e*ity of the inhabitanti of Medea aaj 
,f. 786. . Perfia, both temperate 'and mild eli- 

In whtch of Tour former »«lumia \* „,„„. j h,.t hiiheiio forgot to m«- 
riie f.c.rimile of th. deaih-warraoi. of (,„„_ ^hat, in the amieni entpiret- of 
<b.-Ie. I, *ith anecdotes of the KgieidM, j^ff,,,^^ B.bylonia. Medea, and Per. 
,0 he found! (See LIU. 846) fc,, there «Me «:y lew phYftciaoa, Of 

P. ^lb. I. la. ci>L. ». ■■ at t-dtlTi' maSiiioaer. of mrdieine of a>y forti 
^1= " "■ "■ **. and how far ihii circumftance mighf «C 

-m'l^hi not cDntribuie 10 health and fon- 
ETity, I lea*' to the genilcmen of tka 
icu ty to determine ; and remaia iMt 

YOtf ititT TewcBbcf, Mr. UrbM, aBdyOUrdeooted humblcferfani,T— r. 
•bM-tk«*AiyTitn or BabyI6nia> -(Tt tt eMtinatJ.J 

^■pateliMBflctwardi called that of the ^ — ■' i 

MUn mi Patfi*M. The Kitigi' of Ur. ITiaAN, Ftl. 4. 

'Medea pofieffied ibc empire far alioDt TXT"^^ T*"* '"o™ ncio enquira, 
4b« fp«c« of jeo yaait; duTinf^ nhich * ' throtign the medium of your va- 
whak p«iod «f Uni ilwf» wtic emij hiaWt &(''^k"*i>7i i' 1^°' coirefMnd- 


iaC /// Fatt t/tbt Stiiarti.— Gray' 
cat (LXIV. 1091.). in hi* KtmarkMa 
tbr Hcliquti III Aalicat Pocirv, » nrt 
miflakev, wbcn bt fif« ihx "J«n)t« V. 
(ofScolliDd) fcH al FloddcD-ficld."-^ 
I have *>er UDdcrflond lhsl']«nHi f. 
died i« lUii minncr, lod Janwi F. a 
DMural de«ih.— -Here I ciBoiK btip ob- 
At*in)t -bo* eery unfoiiundtc ibt Stu<n 
bmilT bivt bctn, » id oihir rcrptfi*. 
^o par[icul<irly wiib 'cc'id 10 ibcir 
^<th. Jimei I. Hit affifliiDicit, ia hi« 
txd, bf ib« (cljiioni 0/ ihole wbam 
(ic h^d pMuidiid for mal-adm'uiltiMiun 
JuriBjE hi> imprilbMBeM. J3meill.*ii' 
waiAiin by hitfulijcai i* a nbcllinn. 
JuBu. IV. fell in ihc bMiU of Floddta. 
Md.' A)*n>d<t>(i<>«.tl mUfbfiHat, tU 
thclcwii*«uioffiBihc v"'"*^ 'if*' 
^iMi V. wxihi fi'Il.prUnof \i\tlA- 
mi^y wbodicd ■ iiilafat d«A(b tflei it* 
^evMioa to ib~* itiroite. The fmc of 
Iviiiif phc* IJird 0«Bl«*,«f hiidiogb- 
tMld^ayr QpecB of ioiH, ud of liit 
Snu-grspdloB Cbailct I, U too well 
fcaowB ralK mtniiciacd b| - S. &• 

Mr.UkBAN, Ai-i. 

IK aidJii»»o to th»hiai« for impiortog 
a .Hw (ditioB of Mr. Qrjjr'i Tour, 
atlaw qia In iDftrt ih« folJuwiag : 
*■ U' ly^'" ] Deaa 1 
f. 79. "TbedrcfioF th« mtahaiaB 
Mliottt caS ) dicy w»r a kind of fnU 
f«d Spajitlh biuchth"] Surely tbaan- 

liutC hat MD hl«CEtl(t ! 

^P. ft- Coius't built of datk fir.} 
Q^. Wh*t ii dark fir f 

P. lao. At Liaihai aa old fold I tr Iki 
. 4r>«kiii|> un.ntcrruptadljr, foi oaa •ad 
fcintiino two datt togtihcr, wiibuiti 
•itiof. The landtoid atfuied ID', that 
ba h*a druak iweaiy-aiac bolile* of a 
ibia whitcnin*ib>i4a*iand hcdoeinM 
appeal lo be laioneaMd.} 1 ihiak few 
will give cifdiE ID ibit aiStnioD of ibe 

VialoiA h»» «rf aceutaleljr poiated 
o&i ibc defeat of Mr. Otaj't Tour 1 
and be it ucll ciulUtd 10 do fo, haviag 
fo UttI) been Lbe tour of Getnaav, and 
1mV«>B rcHded la a>all i>f the Court* 
ihtre. He tua alio writ tn, i am ifl- 
Joimcd, a. Journal, wttb mucb good 
lafte Bad ioulliktoce ) aad it ii nach 
wifred be «owid graiifi hii (rieadt wiib 
ibapvUiMiwBor it. DoHMTiCHtB. 

Hr. Urban, M. 17. 

I THINK, lbe fober and wcH-cdicMfd 
pin ot il'C ru<i ic (vill confidei ttacni- 
falte* oUlig d to }our (o-nfpgddcat 

'a Vtur.—Afft&ti Tbrafit. [ Frfi 

'' An Eflfmv 10 iH Am^>iBuitv," tnl. 
LXIV. p. ,o*^. lor hi, oi.f ..iiiinn. oa 
Itifne ImgUJBe lie Iia> htiid \iM in the 
Uni«rrTiy(>f C ml.tiHpc. I am forry to 
fini tlini *'l(-iTnc<l liniieifity n dif- 
p'Scrd liy 'uch lutv nonrenriul canTir- 
faion. (vliicH a,ii>fanIo me beinrctU 
ful.'ftd f- The ii.cri.tiiTi ot Cliick-tanc, 
r-r 1-mhi.l-firUI~ B.iiltwdl. ili'o my 
cither plicc I know of) and ici I fcac 
there i: r afon 10 apprchtnd, ilitt fotriC 
youne mtn of liiKb lithion, mri conic- 
^iiebtly. I pfifume. of tlie btfi riliin- 
tinn, \\nt Ikcr lb foa*>fli li to afTcS 10 
imiiile fuch mem ind vulfir language. 
Y~ur" OccfionitCorrifpondini," »•!. 
LXV. p. lE. cliar^ei the foriner writer 
with igdorinte of the Gie«k language, 
-for " rcfjiriring an explanation of tht 
woTil Soph, and talki abojT " term pe. 
culiar 10 all pfiuei anil prnfeHiatit," I 
(Welumr it can fiarrtk he tuppored ihtl 
the witrcr, orhocier tie miv he, (for l)e 
i.tonll,..!,,... ., m.,),.. fi,. 
aorantof the rni-imng of that vrati; but 
1 think your <'OecalionilG,ricfpoiident'' 
wiH not eifili be ptrfuaited. that foatf 
nf thalonUIb p! nfti )n(tearr<ir>ont. th* 
fiirmcr wriwt eim, tan be tit fnr the o'e 
of any repulihle place or profedion, pifV 
ticulailv an illuftijout femiD^ry of Icara- 
ing. From the mnitc in which yout 
tiretrd but cbetrful correrpondtat, a 
Cantib. (ead. pav} trtati thf obfeivi-. 
linni, J Batter mifTcIf, he will be no m«ri 
dirpdTed to JullifT the ufe of liich lani 
gn^l^ thin mjftif. 

Aad here, Mr. t/fhan, permit me ta 
call your attention ' to that iauodaltoa of 
new -coined fantinical phrtlcs, which are 
continually meeting Our «>n, aad tht: 
e*an in placet wlicre it mi^ht be iin*i 
cintd the fpcaken were bttier edutalcd 
Ihail to nakc it nertlTary fer them to 
borrow filth cruichc) ; fnr, it cinnoi bc 
dCDlcd that the |>Tcater pan of the pcMrlc 
who ufe futh |%nlet are filly, iffirfiGd 
women, or pcrfoni of mean education, 
who. hiTtng no clidical knowledge ol 
the tanguaga. are nady 10 pick up anf 
thiog new that ihci meet wjih, taking, 
al vouTCDcrefpondtntobl'crvci, tmnt ig~. 
a»lMn fr» mmgmifiii. If vtia A oiia 
Udybowftedoei, (be will itll you, in ■ 
mourafnl accuit, thai Ihe bai b en cs- 
Cacdin^ly mmMlti aaothcr will vim- 

fiio (and pcttiapa with abuodaal rt*- 
, if it were duiiag the Ute froft), 
that her carriage wai eaitcnidy mttu- 
vimfctd by a fui>enf;ei'i »rt| 01^ 
roes, on the oibei hand, who formerly 
wua BM aJbMiic4 ti wwiag irttet*t^ 

l?9$-3 M'fctBtnuMt KtJiiSiUnt %» varkus itterfftliig SabjtQt. \%i 

u iF ihc)' tlioughi ihcmfcWei in the high (raalMt were at iheir nit'i end to find 
load 'o fani-taluiifm, irc bow >U did pltcei lo dcrttc rhelrtiilii fnim. 
in JmMH-cltlktt i mlleaii of h*>in)( our P. 1093, If TaliMcuini, ■■ pour S** 
iM^k'H MMlU-ifed at g%vnitrd b; auct Builer cilUhini, ivcrt a rcsil. boT 
oditn, •> in former diT<> ihcy muli now *• inngiBiry, pcrfunagc, ha probablr 
X/tfrnaSitud bf other pcilotiii out Ihipt iMcivtil hit oanic from ihe IJLllt tOWB of 

. .1 . i_ (.. TagHaitKiu, in the plotiMs af Abrnl- 

to Uit(>, in the kingdom of Nif In— t 
■low which, I think, 1 hife, apan {oitm 
Dccafion, fccD or haird pveii 10 him. 

(*. 1IC4. b, line 11 troiQ the )NMtofB^ 

—For HiH.i>il Cecil, T. of WuAtJ, 

read Richard, cirl TylncT. 

P.iiS4,l>. TiiamtwttraihUftripUta, 

cdrrelpoiMcnt D. R. has fi 

■rtiKKiikcn hy ihaei 


[ikcn by ib 

i ihiy lom« timet wtK, bui« 

pi M.I, 

• wig obl^itcd, in ■ p'ibJLC pipi 
Vc U«H no ftwer ihj- 558 guirdi 
our lihtri < in the Houle ot Con 
bsl he willicd th*i rain*fe>v would fV.i vnuredyou \withloiOti 

E by the I 

Kiber, Tcre 

uonn theiKfelin the kind c-ffictofgujr- 

diiaioFojr tanguagt. 

But 10 be fcriuut. Mr, Uiban, for 

which we liarc, iliil grtit »nd >biin- 

Atai c»ufe. A* t'gf, ■* thcv n"¥ !■« 
i proof oF the Irivaloufnclt, 

liiRms. md »ffea»lbo, of the (gi 

r Sc John, e^. 


d Di i>.i. 

u To ■.KDii'e to EitBci, 
ininy ptoih of i i inaitentioo n 
ditfei'Uce atiou:, ih'n^i uf 
^reai imporunc ?our coir (pondi 
J. R — n, B. 14. wiiKfcver;^ [enfibli 
jujiciouny oii'hii fiihjta , and D 
Gupuf. p.+i- in hi* fi'enHlv hi^ 
HI.. Shaw, hii fome tery juft ob&rva- 
tiiflt upon « ruibjefi nearly liailar. 

Before I 111! ( ibi) (ubicA. permit me 
it (Bike one oblenatino mote upon >a 
tbTuidiiy wl)<Gh camiiiuilly ocnun of 
lite in ihe pubbc piin:i, .<nJ frdtn 
«.+.rt, eeeofeme if I fjy. your publi- 
ettton. which I confiiler ai laking rtvc 
Jtid of c«crf periodicil one, h*i Oot 
been wholly exempt • ; 1 mean, that af 
•m ttlngiht little worrls/ in tiiki wliicti 
arc it.i(«a from lowoi or places^ tor 
ta^jEi.-;, the defcrihiog of one iil.1)*i- 
m*a, I'.citlMiO'field, (the )i.n i<;n^iuc 
in which 1 iiblcived ii.) inuthii. at 
(•rtUuilcrdati i 3 iliir.l, n e»l Moin, 
Sc. Xadecd. [otry I am ta fay, that 
liilet hate bjen made fj intientably 
chcip during the prefeot le^g", i-t^A pii- 
il.dl-tlydurinRl'xil'i of il.c U.ttt jears 
-■' - — -* ' ■-,! profs -'-'■■-' ■• 

foti to the duchef) of SonMifct, graitd- 
dmmt to kisg Henrr VII. excited my cu- 
tiolity 10 Icara tlie HAurT of thit peoile- 
man't family 1 and upon eni[uiry i find 
tliai Sir Oliver Sc. John mnrried Mar- 
gaiet, liflcrand (olt heirefi of Jo)rn de 
Bcaitchamp of B'ctfi^ C«ho h/i> afiei' 
wardi nijriied ro John Betufuti, fluke 
■□J, wl-ile It of Sjmcilei, ani4 <mn hy b'm moilicrof 
hare 100 Slaigirct, eouotcit uf RichmMid, mu-i 
>, and III- ihcrof kiet; H<nt< Vll.) By lur h«. 
real and ha-l two lun>, I. .'ilr Jvhn, whole only, 
fan O iver u-a^ i E'it. cteaietk lord St.. 
Jolinef Blctfoi and II. Olirer, the per- 
ron htie inltried, the A'toBf aac«AoTuf 
the present luiJ vifcojal BjtingbruJwk 
and St. Jjha, 

P. iig3.b.i;BS7. D.iheualuokf *4< 
ditiOA ot three I'jpcittuoui letitia^MtlM, 
end uJ" a kini; Wot.l here (prelbyteriM), 
ynui compiilitor h» made you gaiity f>f 
u fair 1 cur ipptHid in 

i.r thLn 


rl.i: rum 

; creating perfuni lulh He« 
iii'ts derived fiom towni 01 UfX^ in Eng- 
land or, Scotland j giving a peifon a lite 
ffocn a plate in one Sounljf. and dc- 
UTii'iogii ai being 10 another, &c I 
iiremt tome^sifhothihegrinio ri and 
~ * ~VVa io' generai'aueod ra \C £.d". 

\ >viai your oumeroit) readeri, both 
male andjcmak, lot^he warniogby (be 
unforiuniie accident here recorded to 
have befa'len Mr. Wren. (vol. LXIV. 
p. 1107.) an acei Jem, which 1 bavafr** 
qilintly liioughi miitht "ery pr«bab[y > 
happen to any one reachihg oter« cia- 
dle, perbapa ■ waich-Ii^ht, bum tog on 
■ hearth. 

P. 1107. h, I fiDCy you are miftakcit 
in aUcniDg that the bimnv ot St. Joho. 
of Biting, abeyance bttwein the 
laie ilukc of Buliun'a daughter! ; mf 
teafon for thai ideai-, hccaulc I 
ihar the lord ttcatur.rPowleli 

P. mo a. ThemariiuisofStiiroril 

was iuwecded 11 tord pnry.feal b) ciff 
Spenteriaiidlr by thceul of Cbathaffii 

isS A^feiUanaas R/fBttfjini tn varhthrinUn/lhg SahjtBs. [Fc^i 

P. .110. b. Thcf.rl of Bute fuc- 
cccried Lii ftn, ddi his faittr, a: locd- 
lieulCDini of GliMioreanniiie. 

P iiM. 1. Tr,r the //«■. H',^y 
P'ttroi-, tMd [be Rigti Hum. Ii'd H-nry 
Fiiznn-, eldeft Inn of the riuke ot Or J- 
tun, by bii ptcfcni ilucher'. 

At lo (be place of Icpulture i>F the 
poor T'»ing kirg, ini) \\\\ bfiitlier, which' 
P. H. inquires ifftr. Rapin *ll Tit/i.rm 
him (fob »nn. 14B).), ihji J»tn(s Tyi- 


temp. Hep. VJI. confrlTed, thi', having 
ImMhcred ilicm in' ihclr bcri, he tiufcd 
Ibem la be l>ur)<c< uni'er 4 litile (liir< 
tafe t ini' ihit, in 1674, grcit Imp* >.f 
Tccorrliof billl add inlwiii lying m ilie 
SixCltrki OffiT weic rimoYeiUilicile. 
polited in the While Tower, in4 i ne^t' 
flair-trft w«i mide into tU eluptl ll.eie 
for thetifiCr cnnvevance Df theiti rbither t 
tile Ub-Hiiers, in dipg'n^at <he \ua\ oi 
ihr old ftiirt, came to a woodtn elicit, 
Cunrainiflp the bone', of cnnfij[ricdcari<t'es, 
ciiiered wl'h 1 hiip of liimcj j uliidi 
bones, bcin^ ptdumed lo be ihok of 
(hdc two foungpri-iiti, king Cbai'ei IT. 

Srdired 10 he pat into > imrHt um, md 
He.Hd iif Henrj Tilth's diar'L Weft- 
(TtlnHet ibbev, nnih ■ montimeDi of 
nhilc m*rb]e, and an itilciipiion tlnrtun 
tn capitil Uttctt, a pnfic uf wbdi niiy 

The l.t.eii of vour two tcirerpiiiirl, 
crtt, M. B. ind E. A. pp. 17 -n.i 19, 
>ffbrd mattrr ol much ferious r.flidion. 
I am pcthdly ignorincttbo ih^y iit, 
•odtbfYribreioiiily difinterefteil in my 
th'mg I can fay in their fiTOui ( but they 
liKe done thcniWhel crediiliv wliai ihcy 
Ytnt written I and ymi, Mr. Uil'Sn, 
much toyom honour, hate done wbic 
tn'TOU liy to eoablc them by thtit rcf- 
ptdiri pctfnrmaacct to lerre the pul 
' I he ii the cuMCto of ibi 

fuhditule ih-: ii'lhoi - cf (be churth, of 
any ehutc'b, Ix it *\^il it nia», in ilio 
p'lce of ihit of Itt luo^cm'. hcid ind 
lovercign. M, B. dif, that the tletgy 
of our tWch " iffelt no pfivtfs hut' 
luth tS ft dedutfd frtim the genuitiB 
lource 6! ih^ir rtlitiun ," would 10 God 
that their Whole piaflice W'uld Uar to 
U" rueifured by Ihat dandaid i Ttn time 
will tome, whSit wifl ipprir ihat"ih(i 
(itnuinc fourte ,6f out rtligior." doca • 
rot autliOjite a maii 10 leceire -9000/. /iir" 
dHttiia), ^nd then tu leave hit dioccfe to 
p'uvi:lcDce, and [pcnd hit lime in win' 
tilling ahDut the wprld. 

Up„a i).e lubjcS <T the mulancWy 
tonle-i.ientei irir»g from plur-liiin anil 

oi*n!«p«rien^etolhefiirir>ationiolE. A. 
but I W.U only f«v, thit I fear it will 
OQB day be found tbtl not inlv the iodi- 
viiiua's who arc thtrgeab't'lbercwith, 
but tlie Ic^i flat ore that allaW;. of Lbem,' 
Will hi*e a lonK and leceic account to 
Kitcofthoir c'>ndLi£l in thefe rtfpcSi. 
Let jll whnare concerned lead the letter 
anil cniEfitt ofiht pood bifirup of London, 




pmfkby [uch attnioaiiioni 

9 late, 

M. B. hat (nid much, and much :o' 
the purpfirv,' unon the ciu(n of the 
downfal of the Fteachclergy ;mtythey 
not be refol'cd into two words, which 
)» kitnfcif hai ufcil— " fupttniiiout ig- 
norance P" Lit (11 latV wirning l^y 
their elample, Irr tit guard againfl 1h.1t 
^rit Jm ttrpt\ which is too ready 10 

* Toiha famn ynrpsfe writetS. S. a<>il 
pidl : " il i) laid, that king. Richard gavn 
ID order to hii chaplain Co i.ilce up the 
hadiM that were buried in thp Tower, and 
inter tbemjo canlci-iateJ ground ; thii or- 
der, it i) fuppoleU, tU* ctuplaiu did one 

immediatCv, and witliout dtlay. 
lid it be, could we fee ia 
a 'pirit of relietoui ioi-- 
.rpofii'ioo by aft polTible to encouiage the obfcuaDce of 
the Salibarh,and atiend.inOB upon ptiblic 
woilliip I an ^tirntion ti> -■ ihe Weigl tier 
maitcrt of the law," widi a ^prr con- 
tempt of tr{t:ng foruii and infignjficine 
celcn ones ! a wifh to tevj'e and iiti^ron 
il.etia Dait>n of the Huiv aeriptorej, 
that every podible encouragement' may' 
be Kiren to lead ibem, and every allill- 
ance to unJeiftand thira,' toward ulblch 
fo many piouiand Icarnej men, both in' 
church and out of it, lii»e, to their im- 
moiial honour, taken fo much inint!' 
and to retife and improre alfo tkt piayeri 
.ol the church, not Uy dropping orthoiloi 
thjflrine*, becaufethey may beunfalbion- ' 
able, but 1^ expun|;ing <Tery thin?' 
which may furniOt one with a jull' 
eround of obj^aing, or may tend to'mif- 
lead another I Ptrfonal Fcfoimaiion, I 
hope, I Ibould be bif py 10 do any tt|ipg 
in my poher to promote in myfelf anil' 

l79SO Mi/tellautui Rtfitaiaii en inttrtfiing SuhjeSs. tag 

toy oihcrt, over vultum I li<<rc iny in- P- 4>> Dr. JolinfoD ivritei turnil' 

flucncCf but iiauontl rcfurinalba muA wilh aa /, hut tiai doc con dtlc ended to 

lit ilia woik of ihe ItgiHiiure j it Is in Us i wotti alwut in ettmology, lo ih(C . 

ilicii power, and m ib«iii only, to I'ffril thense^no juiigement c^o be /ormeil 

it, and e*ery tbiog within tho ijmiis u!' «i to in onhc^iiphf. Biiley u rites it 

humso power ihi;^ miglii cKiA, hid ^Ifo with an i, but (g(o. edition) dciifc* 

thiy a difpdCtioa loiii ic<t ihc/e ii no clwtceonil fyllililc from thcSi^oo Nxpe, 

wtni of aliiliiici in ihe Briiilb Senile. wKcdcc i think ii m.iy h; tiiily infcr.- 

I am d tnia ot pncc, Mr. Ur>Mn, rfd, that it uuglii to be written iviih ax 

dilpoTid to "be I'ubjcfi lo the higher t, which hii been my iHei ever fincc J 

p.i«c(i,not only fur wfiili. but (I hope) ^tnA^ Niepi, N/afs, ctiid aljouc ttte 

alio for onfcienee fake," and (t null [IreecB gf Edinburgh, for file twenty 

■!(•>)) iitln uf chati'y ) I know and rel- ytiii ago. 

p<a inanv a Catholic, I haie iheeilulh- P. 79. h. For Tuefday Jan. 10. re>4 

Ijiveninv mile fot ihcrtliet of liic Fctnch M'mday, Jan. ig.tnd for y*n houfei, 

cmignut clergy 1 hui 1 wilh >ou 10 pift i<«d one iiauie. Yuuri, itz. E. 

(Mir legilUtoo 

M..Urb»»i, Fib.i.. 

YOUR CQiiefiKtaderit F. A. S. p. >i 
will find the fame anecdote 

t[n3iii,l\icii\'it,llujbawbadritjittit /I'a/U-^fjU relatad by the learned HjE(- 

Ttftut af ibihttafiJiHci^ and permit mi man Wiiliui, jn hii Ecqnomy of'th« 

ii>iITaTeihcm,iha[ Popery ii the lame ii CoTenanii j I haie not the booki b<r 

ever wai, ind Ibat relii>ian, wiiich pic- ["< >t pre(«nl, fo that I cinnitt referto 

Ul^ti to bclieic in a p.JWcr aa cirih ih* eiad place where it may be foun^, 

that cao dif^ofe with ail moral obi i|: a- but it> the bell of my rtcolledion he 

tioD, never can ddnve ro be con6ded in. cf editi ic. 

It roiy be faid, niodcro Caiholics dtny 1 agretintlrely wiihyourcorrefponj. 

that power— to that I anrwti— if fo, itii tivA frimii le iti Ciureb f ilie un'eji- 

beuufe oiodeiD Catholics ha>e loA their iic*d clergy are, in \h\% kingdom, in a 

reli^on; and, 1 pitfumc, j. religion mod mifeiahle lituition. Thtr« i'> in 

wili^c^t be able 10 futoilli a recommen- London, a fiSciety fur ihc re icf qf poor 

da'iaa to the miiidi of luher people. diHrelTed clergymen -, and f'lme of the 

God fnrbid I Ihould 'be in aiWoi^aie cifei nbich come before them ar" 

toi pcifccuiion is any new of ii i but really Ihockingi |)any inOancei I'ccur 

ihcTci* aneiernal difleience httwecn tc- of curate*, whofe friaries do nat exceed 

leratido and ailmilliun to power ind in- i^t. fir aiaam, having families of lix 

£iicnct^ Let ul temtmfier tiie paini th«t o' mo'e ehi.ditn to injiniain on iliat 

biiB been tiktn by many learned and flendei Dlpend. 

worthy diiinu of «u^ church, both in I have been informed, 1I13I a b.ll is 

fuiner and later daM, to ixpUin liie this Selfion to be brought into the. hiiU 

piijphecici conciininji; myflical Bafiylon, Parliament, fur alloiung the Ruman- 

andlhc exhoilaiioni tliey liiTc gr»Lindi<l Caihulic bipjupi lalaiic^ of 100/.' aad 

upon them 10 engage ui (aiiU let m be ibe cutilet t,al. e jtli j Ihuuld this pid, 

pEiruadcdtoJitenil toihofeeahortationi), 1 think it will be an sfl' of. great injuf- 

10 ■' come out from her, and be lepa- li'C 10 ilie }uniijr clergy io the efldhlilh- 

ritr," not to be (0 eagiit to cnttr inio u 'nc, 1 um no tnemy 10 ilie tolti ili^'n 

sIliaoGd with her, nor to take her in[o giaoicd 10 the Cjiholici ; it was jjll 

mir bofoirii " tl>at w.- mtn not hi par. and necrll.iry ; bu; ihuiio fiivour ihtiii, 

uktts uf hct (ini, ni-r leceive of htr >vhilc the oihtis ^te flarvii.-, i< b,.ih 

p:ag«;." In line 3 ..r M, B'* kit'i-, iii.j.,<l srrd unne.elfii.v 

fotintCiellA/rta'linicrcfiiiij. Ja E.rmt 10 ell Jaf-i^uilt fliiei 'i,e 

P. 31, 1>. line 10, Fori hire learned, mn. of M^H.lal. 1. >.l,>.^c ro ti': '■ .1 J.t 

n Mrs. Den 
.,80, 1 

of tippitli 

(JENT. MaGi Fibmary, 

her l,uil,ji.<); 

; noia, Mr. Uiban, ihat to m. In ihis c.lleg: difcipim 
; how aycthele things to been much negjided, '^hcn Uic 1' 
and lev.iitid SjinuU K.y «a. aj> 

1.30 MagMen'CoH^.-^J. R«yitt(Ai(f.— Kniv^n Fcmlif. ' {Feb. 

cJtatnrg he immedialeiT began by en- 
forcing a proper degree nf artcniiun ID 
flud|f, regularity in Mtendince on !ec- 
lurci, chipet, ie. by whieli mMoi ihe 
'odioui term of f utx (which »ui liiH 
»pplied 10 petfont of a flo»i;nlr h«bn 
and unplMfaniiddrcrianddeportmctii,) 
was Bx«d CO every one of our fockt]' ; 
but, to the cred'n of our ioIpm be it 
added, do college, io pruporiic'n 10 i>i 
number of pitpili, hat, lince ifi«c 
tpnch, feniouc (oininjr mea, who have 
diftiriRUinied tbemrelvei 11 rcbolin, tn 
the UbWcrniy. I haveadileil [his, not 
out of iny doubi □fiheabiliiyof aCaa- 
Idi (in whom I recogniic 1. B. §f Sid- 
nij, well known bjr ihc appellation of 
th* rifuTj /iinl); bui being more inii- 
tDiiekly acquiinied wiih the praetor, I 
flatter myrcir, 1 am better qualihed to 
expluio it. Macsaleni£nsi3. 

Mr. UilBAd. ft*. 'J. 

IN 1648 wa) publifhud, " An Itine- 
rary, eoniayning 1 Voyage made 
through Tlaly io the yeare 1646 and 
i64T' By Jo, Raymond, Gent." It 
ii a »ery indifferent petformanee, con. 
Iiining litiU infi>rinttian, and much 
fuperRiiion and ignorance i fuch as his 
fuppofing the tarantula to be a Ry, and 
afitrwirds an eft: bit deJcKbing the 
lieib bafilico at producing the fcorpion, 
&c. Can any of your readeri furnlDi 
■a iccouni of thit pcrfon, for wbi>m 
the diAioDiriti, Sec. have been in vain 
CDMfulted > 

ThefcnfibTe remarks in yonr liA »o- 
Inme upon the numerous prorinctal 
coioi nuw in circulation are entitled to 
mochcomtnendation. YourOccarional 
CoTiefpotideet bat certainly offered a 
vary plaulible defence of iIictti, and 
flilnro theif manlFell fuperioriry over 
■ the vile Birminghatn counierfem of the 
natioiiil copper coinage. Mary of them, 
however, are Ail! liable to great objec- 
lion, not fo much For want of due weight j 
for, Bi the above writer has juftly re- 
marked, it fignifiei liille wlitilrerlhey 
weigh more or leh, ptoviJeJ tlic own- 
ers ai« alivayi •viilliiig loe^chunge tliem 
for current coin j but for want of the 
Dame of the iradcfmnn tu iilinm they 
belong, or placei whence .ITued. Th.j 
is the cife with itiany of .hem, fuch a« 
ihole nltich art "current 

omptliaHf tn exchange ihoCe which he 
hai really iffued ; though the latter muft 
one Oiould fuppofe be (olerabTy clear, 
if it he cmilidered that thcfe tokens are 
in f^ft piomilToty nniet. MoR of the 
ttadefnitn's toktfni fttuik between the 
yeiri 1648 and 1671 wtre changeable 
by the owners, A few which carried 
their inlrinGc value needed not fuch a 
proinife ; and the latter iriode oF making 
them oF a fair and maikciabtc wetgnt 
ought at this litne tn he \\\t /nt ^a new 
of their currency. The fanftinn of go- 
fuch a meafure would He 

the . 

leal) of checking, criuiiiirfeiis, wiihooi 
which ihete would atife innumerable 
forgeriet, by which the^oor and iRno. 
rant would be great -Tuffereri. AFicr 
all, i government copper coinage of in- 
trinlic value would be the moil fervice- 
able to the people, and put an end lo 
the Frci^ucnt inConvenienciri that hap- 
pen from an obllrufied ciiculaiion. S. E. 

Mr. Uehan, Fib 6. 

IN your Mag. for 1791, p. t^ib, iit 
fnme aceount ot the Baranei family 
of KniveioQ of Mircafton. co. Derby, 
in which Sir Thamm Kniveton. »ho 
(acco/rtingto Coliint'j Bsronetige, Vftl. 
1. p. no.) enioted the liile oF bt<ronci, 
and ^vai gentleman penfioner tu ClijTlci 
jr. and Jamei II. is called Captain 
Kniveton. Tbii Sir Thoma. Snlve- 
tOD, I ait) titid, Willi ftito Angletea, or 
into Ibme other part of Wales, near 
Iheieio; ud I fiialt be glad if any of 
your cofrefpondentt can inform roe 
whelhtr this fte true, and at what 
place, and ivhen Sir Thomas died, and 
whether he TeFt «ny iH'ue male or fe- 
male, I know the modern Barbnetaget 
Aate the title to be exiinft, but pioba- 
bfy iheyftale many ticcB to be exilna, 
when, in fa£f, the ptrfons who Ibould 
enjoy them are only in ob'fiurltv. 

On the 3d of May, 1653, St An- 
drew Kniveton, the elder brother of Sir 
Thomas, was a-pnlbnerin the rules 'of 
the King-i Bendh fur 'di>ers debts, 
amounting to 3 Sool. and was firfl 
committed, Augull 30, i6;i. Do any 
of wour correfponilcnii know when and 
'ivhcrc he died, and whcthci he kit anr 
fen.aleillucf D. 


... cilculat:on of 

wBie aliugcihei ltop|ied. A qjef- 

ratlefmiO is liable to eiciiange 
eili-us, but wlieibcr be is bj Uw 

Mr. Urban, Ja*. 17, 

SINCE itisuniverfilly admtted, that 
our trade with China is difadvkn- 
ta^eouE, fiom our being obliged 10 pay 
fur their teas, &c, in hard ti.vei ; is it 


Culturt of the Tea ShriA.—rCa>iiat MadM^u 

not furpiifing, ihjc no attenipti have 
«?er bteO maiTe, in any of our eoloniej, 
toculiiiHie ihc Oiiub, which (urnifhet 
ibtfe Frieram Icim, now fa ceRtrallf 
made lift of twice a daji by all rinki 
ind de^mi, rtom ibc prime iq the 

Dd U^ldetclliQi, tlialihc tci.fhrab 
^Dwi in ihe Si.uiliera pmvincei of 
Chios i and particuUtly meations, ihac 
tbc fp«>, whence the ^reen te» comei, 
it a mountaio called K'"s "■> '>^ ''" 
la:iiude of i;. ;S, It fcemt, the cul- 
ture ii much the r>inie ai vinei in i liot- 
yird i ihe plinli irt kept low, or ihcf 
wonld fooniuo up tahico nreight ftet 
in haight. In ih< TpaA of four or &v« 
yew>> they mtili be pliDted inciiv, or 
the leaf will become thick, hard, and 
rnugh. The flower is whiie, end in 
the form til a lofc, compofcd of Hre 
JeiTci, which ii fuccecdcd by a bciiy, 
in the flifpc of a nut, a little mmll, and 
of DO t<*d taile. 

A. we h^ve not miiCh difficulty ia 
TutiDg ihcfe pUoii in our hoi-bouf<t, 
it f* to be ptefucned, they would ealily 
fiiccwd in other p.irii ai well ii in 
Otiua: and ii, F'om the latitude of 
odi New South Wales ftitlcmcDt, ihcic 
it rcaton tu ihink the climaic equal to 
the Kimiig nan mounuin, it Turely 
would be worth while to have the ex- 
periment made theic ; \thichj if crown- 
ed with ruccefi, would be attended with 
idvantigei loo obfioui to be mention- 
ed. China and Sydney arc not ta very 
di&ani but pUmi might be carried 
with Ikfeiy fion one to the other : and 
there ate many iie<i, in ihii aaticnt attd 
citeofive empire, which feem worth 
traafplaoling laio our Southern colony. 

Same of yout cor tefpon dents polTibly 
may be mb't m throw light on thi< fub- 
jefl, piriicularly ibofe who 'vere In the 
fuitetrflhc rate Chioefe embaO'y, and 
it certainly ii dcrertieg of being at- 
tended to; for, if Sydney be too o>ld, 
there nn be Utile doubt that a fpot 
might be found in the ciienlivc 
New South Wale>, where the t< 
could be tendeied at produdii 


lowing recent fa3 (or infartioa in your 
valmble Repofitorv- 

In the month of Oflober Uft, a mad 
dog attacked and bit feteral perfiMti in 
thii neigliboiirhood. In cnfcqucnce of 
whi^h a woman ind a child died in the 
utmofl aeoiliei of canine madaiii. The 
oiheri h^vir^ foriuoalelyhaa immediate 
cliirurgical afrinance, and the. lacerated 
parti being cut out, providentially o 

the I 

o farther 


;e than 
nich fa 

E foil' 

Fti. II). 
ij Oiort notices refer to 
alt and pteftnt volumci { 
I pcihapt h< unacceptable, 
continuing the Mifcellancool Re- 
arks in p. 8i) of your laft »olume. 
Mr. Warion'i truly '■elegant poem,'' 
ccUbratcd in pp. £06, 7, is lartif nrif* 



all her 



bimf«lf iniitu ed, " Verfei on Sir Jo- 
fhua Rtynoldt't painted Window at 
New College, Oxford." They firfl ap- 
peared in print in 17^11 quaito. Thil 
dale is improperly omittfd in the ofiaro 
Tnlumc, on which fnnte (Iriilurc) occur 
in p> 791 of yourLXIId vnlumc. 
Of ■■ 5irG«9r;«orSirCi«r/f/Beai]' 
n't MifcelUny," enquired after in 

Your*, &c. Alphoneh. 

Mr. Urban, Walfiiigbam. F,t. ii. 

YOUR curiefpondeot i. P. h.ving 
quoted the authority of his anony- 
mous rriend, (so eminent M. U ) m 
i'upp^rt of an idea, that the bydiephiti'm 
ii cot communicable by the bite of a 
dog, 1 am induced to tiantmu the fol- 

the ingenioui Mr. Spence pubilfhed 
" Moralitic), by Sir Hany BeaomoDi,'* 
in ao o£lavQ pamphlet, in 1753. See 
J. NichoU'i "SelcaCollej3i(u>et Pu- 
eoM." VIII. p. 4, mu. 

P.- S61, col. t, I. 14, for "Haiti" 
read •' Hall [" and in yovr "ladezaf 
Namei" erafe the former, and add tb« 
refeience to the latKr. Should we not 
in line 53 add " Cambridge ;■' ai alfo 
in p. 870, col. 1,1. ii' 

P. 904, col. 1, I, 40, for ^'nben" 

read " now." See p. looS, col. 1, I, |, 

But, alnt I in p 1157, col. 1, this wor- 

oall of thy and intelligent corierpondent il 

i-lhrub qumhcicd among, th« dead 1 

: SA 10. F. 91S, col. 1, I. JO, for " II." tnd 

"I i" and, in 1.47, for " TheUTlua" 

«ad '• Fheiaviui." 

P. 910, col. 1. I. 17, read " 863." 
P. 1010, 1. ult. for " J4" read ■' 134." 
P. loij, col. t, I. 16. 8cear eltgaol 
epitaph upon thii learned criiick in p, 
7G1 ofyovr LXIlId volume. 

P. 117;. Some account of Klimiii* 
wai bffoi* given in p, 1^6; to which 
youi Index has omitted the itfcreitaa. 

1^2 ' Mi/aHanmisRtmarit atiJCarriffuni. — FarliauunUrj Dtiatts. 

V. \in, «il.-j, !. *!t. ftii "dec." 
TtBd " rifigtied." 

Had your cSriefpoiideiit, in p. j of 
yoor friftM tcluitle, alicndtd lo the 
R:fl p^raeiaphin p. 813 of your lad va- 
liinic, he woQld probibly have omiiteil 
his (Otreaion of •' Mr. Bofwcll'i quo- 
i;[iuri rmm our Buiial Service," as al- 
lejdy arknowKd^ed " erioncoui" by 
Ihc author ijirordf. The corrcfliuD 
sHo pf vol. II. p. 134, is already made 
b}' htm in hit tSaiM ediiioD. 

P. il, coi. 1, I- 57, trife '' prfib]- 
■ bhf :" and fte your vol- I-Vllt. p. 604. 

Yourt, &c. ScBUTATOR. 

Mr U«BAi(, 

Fro. : 

^Ai'iiT^ni Mr. Ftilhum, acchdcacon 
of Laortjff. yuly ■,. 177:. 

Id 1716 Jol.n Diviei, B D. wai pre- 
«nlr.f of St. Divid-i^ m .755 John 
M^rg.B, B. D. htirf tiMi offi«. Dr. 
J. kyll difd about March i;';:. 

In your rcgiHir ut his death, XL. 
14S. and undir hit piinc cngraTid by 
Vertue, oa tmigliltteiJ il given 10 AIpx, 
Denton, Jullice of the Common Pleat. 

John HMVev,erq. I find tuha«cbeen 
feeond Juniccof l!i«knock circuit in 
1755; he dieit, ai I Uelitvc, July jo, 
1764, and <T3t luccerded by John Rich- 
mond, efij. in the following monih. 

I lind Fane, eCq fecond Jullice 

of Car " 

WERE yojrlaJei true to idtruft, John Pr,llen, cfq. fitll Juflice of ihe 
or M.. Barret b.ien mnre fitne in 1755, 

aileniiri 10 iln. truth of fafls th^ 

■vfpsniiDf fifliotii wt rtii^hi hive found 
the H'.o. Djinn Barrinntrtn't prcdLcef- 
fott in Gent. Map. XXXIK. 98. or in 
the Hiflcry of Biilio!. Mr B. fuc- 
ceeded Sir Michael F..Aer, kn(. ii r« 
confer of Brillol i aod »a<, fiift, Juf- 
llce (>f Atiglefea about 177^1 lecondty, 
ofChi^nct. aH<iui 1779. 

T.<ylor tVliite'wa* fucctedcd d> ft' 
coniljurt^ce of Chefter by him, Dec, 
i:s6. (XXVI. S96.) 

In J71', Wiiham \V»tti, B. D. wa. 
archdeacuh of Llandaff: in 1755 John 
Fuliiam, .M.A. held ihii ofEcE. 

If you. <.„.,.e> of Iiaiw .ill 

May 17, 1750. ■Jied "Thomai Manyn, 
tfq. B Wellli Judge, who WJi fucceedeil 
in th= f»<i^c moMth by Tijio. White. 
cfq. probably in the Angtclea circuit. 

Sept 11, 175ft, died the Hon. John 
Talbot, (.lond jufiire of Cfictlci ; in 
(ucceedid by Mr. 


jtithi after. 

Thomas Ao^iuiai, cfq. 
■fit-^enetat of the Cojit of Chancery, 
died Dec. 31, 17S5. Mr. Bjion Th«m- 
fon (then Mafler m Cbaticcry) (ueeeid- 
ed htm a( iCcouatant-gci^trBl in Janu- 
ary 17B6. 

In Ofl. 1773. Franiit Miftrrs, eCq. 
wai appointed Cmlii'ir Bimn upon the 
<^caI^ of John Tracy Aikiot, ehj. 

Yourt, &e. - D. H. 

H. OF c o M u o K s. nature and force of the el 

Dirmbtr 30, 1794, ctnlutitJ. 

THE Sttkiti^r Ciair 
, Ktea.Un-.htowh.t 

as advanced 

ended there 


xiDcd i 


brought againft the prifoni 
tiialt i. and that, if 11 ivere n 
able to tulicit and open a.C 
enie wirh ihe>Fitnch Conve 
■itciDi'i to cdll togf ther a Cot 

fo.-ms and opinmnii of that 
he «.s at a lof, .0 define « 
be latU.l liith irea'on. H. 
(.■tded .0 animjd. en rather 


. . Jtof them (M,. HotncTooke) 

iif high ireafon confellcd, ard duljied upon cafb, that 

.u_ ,_.- j^^ ^jj ^^ di(bc|it»e the eiill.nce of 

p?OI9, but that the proofs weic not fuf- 

ficientty flrong or faitsfaftoty ib convia 

the piilonersivhi wtie biQUL;bi loirijl, 

Mr. Ef^ndliKg initi " "' " ' 

heat I 

.cd he 


liiejurie., .nd af. 
, if the jurors were 
I he WIS with the 

e dtloidirly 

inimadvtifmn. on 'lie 
I court o( juflice, aiid 
n EngliDi jury, whole 

Purtiamcnfarj Prertedin^ of lartti and Cammttii In 1794. 133 
lidicd il ai hit opininn, that ihc So!t- 

cilot-genenl wa. perfiillj id order, a« 
noibing hdd fallen from him ihac wii 
not Htifliy m replr 10 wliit was ad- 
vanced by [lie gcnilcman whofe ohfer- 

Mr. fur ruxt coniiovened the opi- 
nions, and refilled ibe arjumenn, ad- 
vaiiced bi ihc Solicitor-eeneral. 111 s 
vein t>r pleifantry uoeommonlv hiippy. 
Hi tnutheJ upnn iUe alTcition of the 
leainsil crown lawvcr, ihit, if ihc ju- 

formed ai he wai of the force and con- 

■ iac>i>£ eiidence oF the proaft rliai 
»bat eiifted a cnnrpiracy, he would not 
ha»e failed tu find ihe prlroriars Rliiliy. 
Mr. Fs^ddoredlheHoufe, hepejeaiy fell (t. 
n opinion iviih ihe juries, nad to &y, 

who pifTeiTed the authority 6f JuJg«. 
Had not the charges failed, we might 
liiTe ^irtn a date to the ciiftenct of 
o^t cjijl liberty by by analoi:y. 
If it be reall* tht intention of Mtnillcrt 
to continue the riirp^nfi.^n of the Habeai 
Corpus aft, it h p'ain ti fee thai there 
II nothing loo defperaie fnr -.heir ambi- 
tion. When Ihe d.iv coir.-:', cmcluded 
Mr. fur. the fuhjeft lill, I hope, be 
properly difcufTed } in the me^n time, I 
Ihall ftive my >i>;e fur ilie repeal of the 
afl 0'" I. ft ftlfiooi anil I e.mililer the 
Hoiife and my countrr gre.itty obliged 
to mv fiiend fui hit end:i.v>)uii to ob- 

toathe did itol fei 
cunTifiionfrom the fpceth uf the LeaiD- 
cd Gentleman this n<«tii, than iliey 
ftcincd to be imprciTed with from hit 
«oode.£..I e« on a former oica- 
Jion. Tbc juriei Fiad difcharged Ihcir 
duly vf'nh honeRy and inieerity, and 
fuisfaflioD to the pvihlick ; had it been 

Mr. Serjeant jfyjt' ecnctite^ himfelf 

udcit :o i|i fo.-nc nf the rcmarki (bat 

■ ' m the lad fpe..ker. Me «a! buld 

rhiTwtiate*er d..flrmei or opi- 

,,.f .11 1 

cj.iODi. Not one pe.fon iEmi w.t in- 
diQci >va( found gui i/. U^.w tfica 
cnuld the rxillcnce of the tonlpif,icy be 
proTcd ? [ do nut fay the profeciLtuis 
wrre fatisfied, laid Mr. Fbx ; Out tlis 

! rcduc 

! knuivn. And »hy for ih 
iniry pin. 
) fuch a dameful and Th 

we:e the rcrull of clole i xamlnalit^ and 
intimate convidioni ihat he'frorned to 
mitigiie or conceal them, "but ihat, a« a 

fidendy avoned thtm, and thai, were he 
capable of Rfling oiiieftvife. he »-ouId 
deem it a difgraee to the proftllion to 
which he had the honour tu heLn^. 

Mr. F/l', Mr. Fox. md Mr. Si,riJtM, 
refpeflively offererf miinv t.maiks by 
way ot explanation. The latier 
notice, that to-murrow he would liib- 
mit > mniion to the Houfe, for repeal iog 
A.^ pEifTed durng the laH Sellioa 
' 'pending of ihc tUaeai Cqr- 

lifyiog lilualii 
celTity, why Oiuuld ihcy. recur tu the 
o d trick of aiarm, when To many per- 
foni, whom they formerly fu!pee)ed 
and iccufcd, hace been found inno- 
cent! VVhaieicr the Learned Gentle. 
man might have luppuled, the vcidi^i 
had fuicly proved iliat there uat no 

"ijiirdCj — and, it there were any oiiier, 
fincc ihofe peifnnj weie acquitted, it 
can be fupported only by conjeUuie, 
Juries are not computed oi plac 

n Clandcltise 

Ouilawi nai read a third t:me, and 

Mr. Sberidai then move^ an inquiry 

of State, an office wltidi, he faid, vrai 
aholifh.d and liippreiri-d by >» afl of 
Pariiame.,', commvniy called Mr. 
Bj:ke'i Ut!l. He here indulged in a 
llrain of wit and raillerv on the rmpU- 
c.ty and dirinterc[)>dn'el( of the right 
hon. fecret.ity, whom he ilyled the po- 
' *■ ■ 'ho, inlpite of the»i- 


■ oi I 

and penfione'rat of i""" »'lia ore pro- 

hii indultry, conleiTed he w,i< ft> 

m'lfeil, or piomifc ihi^mftlvei, Ptcf- 

OverpowcreiJ by the prtHiire and variety 

■geij nor du (hey, the Commiiiie 

of bufinefs he had 10 tMuUdt, ihjt his 

«ho furni&rd the Rejiort, look up to 

nights were without tlci;'), and his dajs 

party conocxiont, or indulge themlelvci 

without rclaxau<.n 1 and ihai all ihefe 

with pirty expefiatioas. 1 ha'C gone 

inoie ai length into ihii ar|uiircni, Uid 

out ihi: ivifli or expttldiiuii ol any adiji- 

Mr. fVar, than 1 intended, at all tbule 

lionat emolument. 

Viil do who feel deeply andwiimly for 

Tlic CbaBCfttoy of th, F.xt'-rqatr U\i, 

(he ConfiimiioD. Remember, that the 

there was no violation .;.ihcf ol the ler. 

piolccutuii mainiaiucd u advucatci mca 

Ur or of tiie fpirjt of Mr.'. hUl. 

134 FarUaatnitty PrtcuMnis t/LardtatJCtmm'u.itt.i'j^ 

nufifiuTci (le in uncxtniplcd Atte of 
profpetilj;. If c»er iliis countty Cubioic 
tu cru[»itb the picfent rultn of Frinu, 
tic Iiid, adieu to the glory oMhtfe king- 
ttocni. .. He cDDtludFcl b> n^oviog in ad- 
urtfs, ihe echo of the fpeech. 

Mr. Coming i'tcaodtd the 4iId[<Ci. 
WhMner dMfeiEnc^ of opinion there mij 
be OD foitiE ^!![ic>l qucLlioils, tLtrc aie 
fuioc pointi ID his Majuly't Speech, up- 
on whitb thtre ci'a be no Mfmaa in 
drcifion. There aie other pjints on 
wliith I truB a ililieietive will oci minf. 
fefl.i[ralf Id. night. An imaieiltRtc and 

There wai do iocreafi: of emoiumeDi* 
or TalafV, arul, coDlequcoiI], not ihe 
fmallel) founilatian for the obCcrvaCiun* 
ot iIiE hanourable gentlemaD. 

Mr. Duulai begged Ici«e to br> >' 
he had enjoyrd any emolument under 
lUe Goro'nnicni » a Sccfeury cf Suit, 
he (hould hid no diffculir optniy 
iua»oiv if. He had pulF fled d. leiy la- 
bonoui and extrnfive depactmeal, and 
w»i at lid releafcd from the Ubour and 
frpm the enioluoKiiii of ii. He iffurei 
Ihe hon. nentleiran, he h;i<l tccciTtd ni 
Jajar) Tor it. Hit Majcflv had thuuehi 
pioper to put the gre^rtft pait of il'ia' 
bufiotf. iniu much ablir nnd beiici 
handi, bcf:h ai loabiliiiftsaudiniigiu) -, 
aadhe ctrlainiy Fell ihai ihc puUic hi^ 
nud* a ^realncijuiliiiiHi liv ihc (.h^nse. 
The oublt Duke difchargEd cvciy ^ari 
of itial impoi[jD[ duty niih credit ni>c 
honour to hi^lelf, a4 wtll -a >viih thi 
KfcatcS ail*aoiii£c lo ihe puUic; std 
hciho^'gbiihat tnchoa. genilimaB.whi, 

bad foimciiy biiH fo mncb in the hdbu "''■'E °^ ^^^ Se|!:(iD. But tliefe 
of pia^ng Cl.^E nrble Duke, rni^bt, on "<> •''gl'te of ulpihiliiy on the Managiti 
tbatOEtafion, haic rpukcaof hini in a of >he war. He fiw the oterfet ia ibe 
diffeteni minner. dcriltilion of our a'liej, md in ihcunpi- 

Mr. Fix liid, he thoughi Mr. Buike'i "Heled eieti oui of our enecnici. Ke faid 
• bill did noi apply. t"ih.« cafe. The dft hi Ili.^uU nut be lurpriied, though it be 
whichrtgulaicdihiibufinetididhonouc inrincd on thai all ihe calamities wen 
tg the auinot of it (Mr. Buike}^ but foretold. It ii moa true, it uaifoieloW, 
he widied (o know whether thii wai to '*>" our AHici would fnrr^ke ui, and 
be ihr conftruAion of that bill, that '*>^' '•"= "emy would make untiattipird 

:n which ihe 
a frrqu^tly 

be.ei.fily. rrconcih 
dctifir n of fcrmet 
of ptrCalug in ii 
dareedi and ifr. . 
nmcci ite tto: To much chuged at to in. 
c^ucf a chinf.; in iclolulioo. He wa^ fii] 
iadeed frcm drnving, thai (dmc circuRi- 
ejuily altered from ihi 

be ihrec Sccreu 

emht,, of the H^uiv uf C^mmlnT" 
The a^encllor »/ lii Exctrgutr her. 
' ' ■ ■ ■ :hai Mr.'i 

Ihe l;i 

I of ii 

ihere waa a 

The Sp» proceidcJ lo read Hia Froptnv of 

effwiSi but .... . ._ I 

etil, and when ihe prediflions aicjufli. 
fied by the ereni, it iHuuis mmttr of 
Eify I'iumph. We alio have had our 
pndiaions, which alio have been ful- 

When the Republic came forward to' 
public ricw with ColotFal firecgih, with 
one hand giafping the treafurc and the 


Sit Ea-uimrd KfaicttuN roCc, and beg- 
ged le»»e to move an Addrtl, which he 
prefaced wit:^ ■ *tiy feu oUeiriiioai M) 
the King's Speech. For the condufl and 
taotthewar, UiuiflLii wire tefixjc- 
«ould b« 

and he doubled 

able to 

Houfe,," The nt'nt 

Hollind he juiiged ui.v.unh, ,ii 
comnvenr. Hutvoer ii.xii^iii'hc ni 
be for peace, he wooKi bt loiry ik 
wu concluded on terms incomp) 
withtbc fccuiirv of the lour.rry, anil 
fafety of other natiims. The rtfci 
of France are iii a ilate uf i].i moll r 
decline, wbci<..i> our tMumeice aod 

ind with the 
other Ibedding the blood of it* citiicns, 
we predjScd that ic wr<uld dlfTolte in 
anarchy. The ptefent fjftemi which ii 
called a ryflem of Mfidtratifai, d>ir<:.a 
fr.m laeiibiAifm only in powet. It re- 
laiM all the hoflile and diabolical prjnci- 
pi et which made the former dEtellablei 
and it hai Ion at) the energy which len- 
:i ot *"'' '' P«rm«M"'. The expeodiiare of 
,„, France, fiuce the eommcncemeiit of ihe 
ighi "■'"> '"' aoiounted to the enoinnim fum 
at it *'. »»6-o<»,<»ol flerling annually, and 
ible "'* *"' ***" "if'i by rapacity and ex- 
the •"">'■• the *»lut of Allignats has 
,„, imti raifcd beyond the ufual rate, and 
jpid Pl'chafeaklt commodiiiea hare been 
0.1. '<»*»»«' in iheir price. It follows, ihit 
UM f;ftem of Modctatifm, bj reducing 

pdrSammary PrKtedtrtgt of Itrdt mli CmMm in \^()^. 155 

their Adignii 
prorifiont 16 1 
dioiinilhlSi: r. 

anil Pitfine ihe price cif 

sir sntitricftandard, mull 

luicci of ihe kingdoni. 

I itic eihiun«(l niiu of 
their RmnciB. md in our rerourrti, 
which ut tlmoA un'ouchril, ind in ihe 
ineitinguifhahie Ipiric of Ene'ifhrocn \ ^ 
and id fuA reliiDce be thouKni himrdf ■■nendinkiii 
juRifiabU in (econifine the Addred. Mt. Dm 

tAt. Wiiberfara ne«t role up. He 
hid mldc the pnrinc qucnion a fu)<jcfl 
of fcrioiii (ieViber-ion; and rhoujii lie 
Tcniilanl for (bine rinc in lonfiattibli; 
d'^bc, his deeilioD ofiliEed him to ilifftr 
itala (hole witU whafe fenrlmenri he 

briwecn the c>rci1mn>:!cci a\ the preft 
and laft Icflion wrVr trividi but it furi 
is floi 1 fmiU ditfertocr, ih»t jKol>!iii(m 
hii now expired, that the fupporr^ ^ 
ihe former wbiinry meiTorei it 
off; ■nd thU tlft powerful eonfei 
Whh which we were then leipt 

Into iSion in the Time nissner as iHt)' 
cm 1 ttlejF are e<eh ftronger than befort, 
iaafmuEh ■• oppreffioa and tjrsnny 
fctve fi»en pliee to a fyftem to whieh 
the peApla ar« mne attjched. He 
therefore thouj^t that ptac* might Rnd 
ought to be cotidildad 1 and mo*^ >d 

-" l&addrcrtioihjtcffeft. 

I leconded ihe moti'^n. 
Mr. WytMmn, the Seeretirv at Wzr, 

wBuiintuadircnAion bfth: differentat- 

l^amenti ot the hon. g«ii'. who had moiieil 

the aiMendmcnt. It had been alladged 

bf hihi thit ihs armiet of the enenir 

w<re iDopo>vcrful, and that therernre 

we ^tlht tomdke peace. Buiwa* rb'it 

■ tanguvge which on^ht to be held by 

aof man whoh^d ■ nmiiningfentime^t 

of' courage or magna Trial it]- wiihln him ! 

There were (bme thingi in which he 

if thoughr it would be wile in nt eVtn to 

IT ei>py the eximple of the Frcndi, Itid 

y . (hit was their perfevernQce and vigoUr. 

" Did they reliX when theSr 

DP more. The S «« of Hoiand ind of 

di»en back from A* la Cnapel'e 

iheSmnirefueii forpeicej and the K.n^ 

within their o" n cotiniry > Did they 

of Pruffia, frjm >«lmm we eipeited .Tip- 

■baic their mighiy and enteipiifiBi; in- 

ple iuccou'i, lail wiihdnwn hii trn«pi 

daftriei oa thii e'eni \ Nj; they re- 

frtm 'he field. Al the tommeiiMm*DI 

(oraedjvjihf efh ligon^r to ih« chicg:. 

of me lal* citnpiien We were ah!c to 

And onght» to be outdone bv 

bring .gmtt. forre iftto th= field ihin- 

them in an> fe.'iaie of fortitude? lie 

ai «wy f.rmer peri'fl, and rtiii Wc on 

could not dilmiU'lhis poiot withnut re- 

n'Tcrdi 3Ti'.n; %t\'\ vt Prince h» hiea 

marking uD the hon. mOTer of lii.e lid- 

drcfi's p-eci(e filualtoD. He byiiii in- 

we Twcpt them Irom UoUand, ihey f.- 

dividual vote had, ■) far as that ueni, 

wmed like the rrftux of rht Dctan. ■ 

embarktd the country in the i^ar. Wa. 

If tbrre hai beeii no mifman.! 'cement 

it now f<ir, having fo done, nt n trifis 

in the tan cimp;iitin. the 3i'|;<>in<^n[ in 

of oceafional d^flsller co nbirdon ii ) 

firnur of peace lice. mm (t^On^ir ibiii 

Mr. Ssaii arkno*ladetd thit he hsd 

before; under all tha chai.gei of men 

voted for tbe ^at bccaull- he thi.ufr'.it 

abd meifurei in France, the aimy h is 

iljuft andneCeffHry; hut if thc.Convr.i- 

eonrinued tirmly B'tacbed in one eaufe. 

lion could r.«t be diffiiiviil. it wat mS.l- 

One poiverfal [tfourco will enfun ui 

oeft to continue* Ihe war; and il ep- 

peace on honourable icrms j and though 

pcEircd to him that Ihe Re|n>t>liratT V"- 

that ^ace miv be infi-cure, yei itie 

-danger -f p-okcjime ,he tvsr mucti 

l.-iigci than the war could do. Sooiitr 

u a vote for perfiftiog in 

136 FarUtmuntmrj Pr9e**di»gt of Lar^tma Cammtns in I794< 
ilB any foth 

The ffwech did 

j>\ti)te. He conctntd ihit no peats 
ouuhi In !><; "iiilc nith ih£ prclcnt ^11. 
teixmenl of |.',aii», unlcf. iht rr^fTLxa 
of crieginflinett wi fu eie.t at 10 iin- 
tWr * p»in» .W..|uf«ly nectirar)-. 

In fp4.-i<kin|[ uf the prclcni tultn of 
Ffatice. he cuiicei»«d ih«[ ihey only 
dilTcc;'! t'nfn Ribcil'ptcte In iIm f'me 
dterccn' K>'Wrrp.eii,cUid[tom BrffTi.i, 
who inEitt't*ihc war.aeainll thi( cnuntrv. 
In ttply (n Uiof* wlio tor pt»ce, 
h: .Odd. wh,.[ (ii.i u) p<;«= toi.til 1,= 
-oljtsm«l? DujiliKhii ci.aa:,i ii> letvs 
ih-: Frendi in t.r-irdlir.n of iUt Aullri^n 
Nuherlaitll^' Coul^l Gi..t Brltitin ^iue 

Ti>e FfCDC^r No. But hill >ny pct'trn 
a^ghitu io<-no!e ihit ilie Fiinch will 
•grcc to th^^a's f a? '' They h^d ddi,- 
Mr. PiU pnicetiitd nnw 10 . long fc'd 
' liboorcd invefligMion t>l the French Ji- 
nuncK,' wliicli fie DtictnptBJ lu praie 
wctc in fo dcriDKCii and iiijnom a <ilua- 
tlDD, 3; 10 be unnlitcia itfin ihE rcl'uuc- 

Ia ili*tOAcl»r»iii .[ hii Cpccch b^l'f', 
lli»'.i/tl«j toeB-ydvouUnotUialTified 
by Piulli.i', the Hri'.'A) ami] miKin i>e 
rnc'calert (o (uek in unnum « iu{u[iply 
ihtdtfitUnc^-. jeJln^ia wuh m«e (f- 
fB£t ; Ititt France, wiili exhmried finnn. 
«^aodd..:iitii'ii: -Oo'.-c.i, ■.vuuldih^ji 
be..nnl.l-T. . ■■ I ■ . ■, ■ , .,' .. A . 

her during i!i' iieii umpji^ii, 

Mr. fox, diur ha. log c^prtHed Jill 
ht»Ua:<'.> ll^^t li^me Ametidtiicnt had 
b:tD moved, ct>ii^iatuUled ihore gen- 
tlemen wli.>, ciinfinced ol ih^iuioous 
tendcney at ihe war, had deiermincJ 

• lonpcr 



ih^it I be Ad diets did pledge ih^ cou 

mi'ier Sa'd, in a cak otabfolute nccelfiiy. 
He ahuded to the dlUdeit of (he 
campaign, Rnd Itited ihai the hiQorj of 
nt'idci'i Euiopc t'urnilUed nojoliaacc of 
luch briHijoi viiSuiJebi as lUe F ench 
h-id j; dm iiia ibe campaign. Tlisy 
had failed Ji [h« Nciliir.andi and half 
of Hutland, all (he left L^uh .'f [be 
Uliine, part of I'.edmont, all N-ivaiie, 
Budpat of CatJ'>nii. 

'He iuliitii t.M peace «iih France 
would nu[ ..i.iiii'y ihe ^ovcriiment of 
thi! couoiiy i '-hit ive hid been engaged 

snydcgradatiiin. ;■ 

He af!i'(nc(l. thiit we vtre tvilhout 
a)1ie<( (hut the Da-ch hud fccedtd i attd 
the King's lpe«i1i mide no mctTtion of 
■oy Alliaitcolliii bad Ixun eanc^dad 
uith the CoDtincnial Powen. He in&' 
nuated that no more con&dcncc queht 
(o be l<!n(;ed in Aulliia ihaiiLJn PrulTui. 
Alluding to lhcli(Li.<>>>n of Ftlnec, ile 
li..!cd, that (he Picnch Republic lud 
Intt nno* of ii> vigour fine* iha (all tif 
Rolifflpiertc i that ihc Fjench »ere nol 
dllafcded, (hat noinfurrcai'ini eX'Hed 
nowatl.yoDt, Bouidiaua.ot L4V«udcc. 

He tiEpirll'td a, doubt, whether the 
■cqailicioa of Coifica would do good to 

> AdvertingiD tbenppoinimcntof Earl 
Spencer, in the toom of the Eirl of 
Chathaoi, be turaiDcmed on the man- 
ner in wiiic)i the (tadc of the counity 
had been neftlecScd. 

He concluded by raoring, a* an 
Amendment lo Mr. W>lbetfi>rce'i roo- 

h3d occurred in France" tfaould be 
omitted. Tbe icircn of ihti moiicn 
wii, ifaal he coDccived any illttTieo 10 
Ihe evcnti ihal had taken place in France 

them. In jululicaiion of the late Lord 
of Ihe Admiraiiy, howeirer, he begged 

Ai no period had our nary ,been en- 
creared with mo« rspiJiCj and abiliiy, 
or had it been more luperior to that of 
the tncmj, or mdre I'ucceftful. During 
Bad Chaiham'i naval adminiflrat ion >\e 
had taken or deflrnycd 10 Oiipl of ihe 
line ; 10 itigaieiof upwardi of ji gubtj 
S frtgaica of led force, and aS other 
vefleli of warj while, on the conirary, 
Ibe French had oolj taken and deftroytd 
of our Ihipi, one ol tbe line; (wo fri- 
gslcs of more than 31 jjuni ; one fmaller 
trigate,andi6olherlhli.sofwar. When. 
e'Cr an oppoiruniiy hid offered, our 

Sfwn after fouro'clock le Houfe di- 
vided, when iheie appealed, 

For (he Auicndnient • jj 

Ag.mfl it - - . ,46 

'1 be 'iriginal Addrefs wa> then put, 
and carried. 

(Ta Ire (e»liiiKid.) 

-I^qS-I Itrtnew ^ ^tto PalEtatiiMt. 137 

■ii. Til AuinWit ^ Alhtm*, mufirfdatJ the Chod^c mODtiment of Lvlicnut, 

tUmitlti iy JMM* SdHlC, F.K.S. and midc of oDc fingle pitcc of IKltMc. Thfc 

f.^.j*. «JN.<;hi.U'Rrvr.[, Pb;^«,,«( ftrianm on Sir Wiiliim Ch-mbcri-t 

jttfliiiai. fJiau iht TL-<i\. ideal of OrMiin »rcliittaure ut not 

WITH pl«rure we rtlume the ton- nirte juft .hjr. c.ndid i *hil« idrv cop- 

teo>p anon of thii work, which .ifl him of ihe mod uot"ourin:i pre- 

doci ii much Cfidit lo tlii: nitioDil ge- juilicci. unfupporicil bif reifoairg oi ex- 

oiut anJ »lle, ind compki^t Mr. S'l pcrience. Du< pralle is confcrrcil nn iha 

plan ; ind to regret ihe lah of i;> au- mifcuUDe bi>ldiief« ind dignity of che 

thoT SI its edimi would be [o p>y a bid Grecian and Dificg and the ptoper cam. 

cooipliiREr,! to the fiiend who, on the (iliment piiil lo ihe DilcKanil Sacieiy, 

dmh of Mr. Newtnn, undertooV thai lor their piiblieation*, which are ccn- 

islk Eat the preleat voiune. This friend (ured without didi nf lion by Sir William. 

ii no other than Mr. H^ieley, whofe The judiciOul preface eanoct he loo 

dnwiags biought ill Aiheni and E^ipt much nudged j it would fuffir br abiidg* 

iietore oar eye), vrbtn he rxhibiied ihetn Ingi but we cannot withhold the con- 

(o felcCt viliton, and mak; ui rcj^ret eluding pxagriph from our reader*: 
thithehiinot vet offered thtm lo the "No one everdenied ihat Rome, In her 

fioblick. Who fu fir lu tuprefs tlie ideas rplfodi,ur, Exponde.! sreaior fwrn? in eiefi- 

of Mr. S, and 10 fupply llicm, as a man ii>g public bu Ltd (ng< than lh« Greeks at anf 

who had himfclf aiirntiielv examined period! nor cm .tny One regrei, more fin- 

the fame fuhjtfls? AccorJinglv, Mr. cerelj than I Jo, Uio ruined and imperfoA 

R. candidly infbrmi us where he hat Rate in which their temairei h„»o coma 

tilled up the interliices both of defcrip- •!"«" to u.. Bui 1 regret equally Ihe lam* 

tiOD and drawine, and coniinucd Mr. c»taHropi.e Uwt hMhJureneJtotheGieekt. 

-S'> obrerrationi by hi. own when he TJ. *"»' ' •"« '^, PfU'ciP'tly ia new i., lo 

fi.ed .he Ipot, in ,785. The map of Je[.r««. ^- exduCon of any of the mean. 

HI u r- ■ ..ill u, *„ . J „ 1^ offcieoeefromlhoatteutinnof iheftuWni. 

Greece, in seneral, will be found to be V;.rious knowledge i. the ime fodrce of ex- ' 

more accurate t,»n any jet pul.l.fhed. as „,,^„. ,„, ^,»,,„, „ ,^p„„,j „;,„ . 

It has Mr. bs latrevt ot Atiica and „|,ui,* ambition ought to embrace every 

other pirtj which he ^ifitrd. Tht Morei opport-inily ih^i can poffibly bo helJ out lo 

it dlfo laid down from a MS map nerer i,im. I am far from conceiving any iipo- 

yct pnblilhtd., The map of Attica, In^iy to be oeceiTsry, or from aiiemptm; any 

though imperfcEl, ii Vet hy much the ihing of the kind, in behalf of Oiecian ar^ 

moD accurate fartev that h>9 been made chiicAure. Notbir-gcaa plead lb fuccebful^ 

of lhi» province; howeitr, having no- on tlie part of thai wondeiful people «i their 

Thine laid down bm from auihcrilv, it o"" mirlnfic meriti and l!«ir produaioni 

appeatt unfinilhed, at it was not ihoueht need only te bo fean 10 opilor to their belnf 

p.I.per to complete it f^i.iher than the admired. Artb^&M lime I am ha|,py to 

iuthoritie. W..r.nted. The thart of the '"f" 1^ « '°"*^" "^ ,"" T ' r"^ 

I •-! ■. ..! .1.. c. _ »*, c.^ of Greece at are contained in the nreieoi 

poit of Allien. i> eoti.ely from Mr. SV ^^^ ^^ ^ g^^, ,,U ,, ^, J , ,^j, 

lur«y i but, as he had ttft no fc.le upon ■- „.i| ^,^ j^, ,„-,i,i, L^wiel-i^s oiiKf. 

tht dr»W.ne5, one ha! been obtained b^ ,i„ -iiher by the attack, of hir Wiiiius up- 

Mr. Atjovvlroith. Some drawings m i„ ii„ t.fta rf [he C.eeiant, ..1 uprnilia 

the Dilettanti SocitiJ lie htr* engiartil i conflruclioni of Ihe antienis in gweial. Let 

and Mr. R. his enlargrd on the Pirthe- |», by alLiwingall the meiit ^lb ictf.etx- 

bon. The ptof ref* of the Roman tafie, Mriioni of bulh people (for^ as Ihe fotnc* of 

and the cunncxioo liftweeh It and the the one rpiabg oat of the oilier, it would b« 

Grecian, ite icCur'tely iiaced in the very flrange if either (huuld defend eniiia 

aith of Adiiin and Ihe monument of «nd>hil«ion), extend the bounds of a profef- 

Philof appus. The periefl Date in which *on jckm.wledged to he " loo nwcl. cir- 

the aniltnl monumenil here temair cumfcnbed by luics",'' enJra»our »i leaft 

i*hUh have not btftn d.flroyed l.y vio. w equal our pt-fccefli^ in imitation of iho 

lence, h a proof of the judjiemeoi wiib R""*"^ "hde ne profit -f our additional 

wbichthej'^wentcodfiruL.rwithla-ge :i^'"S-rrh:^rtilir,„7ft,f,"^* 

Hoclt., ..i conft^U^^tinK t-.^ whole wifh S?,'^ dK tt'^^^^iji^'".^ 

rocf., wif ely in fo frt iall a wmple a* for'thedifplayof pm-s-" 

• Iniheerrauiiiscorreaed— of Atheiu, . Th»t the Geniu' of North Britain 

Coriaih, Sjlonitha, and Deloi. ,-. ^^ ' Z — I '. — 7~r^ 

t TMIecond was reviewed in «il. LX. .._". **J'!^,*'««^ «*'«« <* '"" ^>^ 

«.t4i- li^lti«^ 

Cinr'.ttA9. FOniij, jJfU ***" 


.Rivun t/'Ntm PiABtatunt, 


don not build fbi immoruUiy mav be cliut, ana Lcdi. 
fccn in [hi ^(cat vvnrks ai Lwnn. EJin- of il« dininiiiur 
burgh, and ihe Strand, which h»vs not difcavtrid. 
JaQcd fo long u (heir autliori. Chap. X. trots 

Ob(M«>tions on [he pl«n of Atben* defcn ifl^nd Dc1o> 
iotroducc ihii work, lod in illuftriccd 
bv an engri'in^ of ii, ind of the Piraeus. 
Followi [he mtp of Ai[ica, with obkr- 
wions, with iht anticnt and modern 
names of towns, vilheei. manincHci, 
farmi) Sc. ■ nhich. iinpcrfcA as it wai 
left by Mr. S, can*ey> great infDrnti- 
lion, ind (hew* hii atieatire rcfcarchei. 

Chip. r. tre«( of (be temiile of Tlic- 
feus, wiih 14 plates. On the m<topcs of 
■he EaB flunt aie rtprcfinied ibc la- 
bours of Hcrculci; and uo the four me- 
Wpet next th>[ front, bD:h OD the Norih 
■tid Suu[h Gdca, ut eiglit tif tlie it- 
ehie«intB[i of Thefeui. 

Chip. II. the Mnplt of Jupiter Olym- 
piUs [niis]cilled ilfo the columns of 
Adrian ; in which flood the fimoui Ilicue 
of Jopi[er by Phidias. This chapter ii 
illuftrawd with j plates. 

Chap. UI. ihe ireh of Thefcuj, or of 
Hadrian, fuppofed the artb *f Egiui, 
meniioaei by Plurateh, in his Life of 
Thefeui, ind probably lebuilt by A- 
driini with 10 pliies. 

Chip. IV. the lotiic froniifpiece of 
the iqueduft erefled by Adrian »i the 
' reftrvoir dug u the foot of mount Aa- 

Chap V. the moDument of Philopap' 

of thi) 

and giTc 

1 5 plitci 
fcribc^) of the Doric 
temple of ApoJio, ind the portico of 
Philip king of Micedun. The few in- 
feribed Dones, defeiibed and engraved at 
the head of, the chapter, including the 
two famous old ones, ire faid to hafc 
been imiin a-way hy ibt RtJlmMj in the 
Un war with the Tuiki. 

Chap. XI. in Ionic colnnadencai the 
Untern of Demonhneii a pUiei. 

Chap. XII. fome aniiquitiii, which, 
from [Keit ruined flate, arc mote incoo- 
Cd'rablej t plate. 

Whncer contempUtes the -uniMr. 
fil torpor which polTeft the mindt of 
men on the deflruftion of the Roman 
empire, iafomuch th«t, ftc fome ccota- 
riei, the cscctioni of Virtue ud Geniu* 
feemed to have ceifcd,— the flatety mo- 
numinis uf pubKc magnificcoce or pH. 
Tiie luxury were demolilfaedfthofe beau- 
tiful forms »nd proportiooi which had 
eicitcd tlie adiDitatioa of agci become 
muiiliied and defaced, the iru ihem- 
fclves, f[um which the iDoft narreUoua 
efiefli had uifcD, went for a time tx- 
tinguiihed," will fee but too much !«■• 
fon to fear that the fame defblatioa it 
ready to overfpread Europe, begun io 
France, and thence fpreading wherever 

pull the grandfon of Antjoehui IV. laft her conqueds have extended, and, fliould 
king of Commagenc, and othcri of his the Noithern hive be again called in, the 
family, commeraorited in Greek and havock would be completed, and Atta- 
Latin Inrcriptioni, in 1 1 platu, . -. ■ 

Chip. VI. conuini a Doric temple at 
Ctrimti, prior to the time of Peridea, 
,but of wuich Mr. S. left no delctlpiion. 
It occupies 4 ;4aCes; the lafl oF which i« 
» finilbed Souih-eaft view, by Mr. Co- 
xeni, of the Aero- Coil othoi. 

Chip. VII. ihrec arches of the briilge 
«fer the IlilTut, lotilly deflroyed in 
lySji and the rude mafles of the Sta* 
dium Panaiheniicum ; 3 plale: 

and Sciences be buried ii 

coDfufion with Religion and Morality, 
DO more to revire on this globe. 

It. TZi Hf/la^ anJjtaijiatietrfrii Couiiy 
Pt/tiliH i4 Duibam. By William Hut- 
chinfoD, T.jI. S. VJ. Ill -aiti Enlirgt- 

THIS being the concludiog volume, 
it may be proper to give a brirf account 

_.., _. , , , of the two preceding. Piopofils were 

Chap. VIII. ihe Odeum, built by fitft ofieTcdiu 17S1 furthis work, which 

Herodei Atlicui, in hooout of hit wite 

Chap. IX. the Iweanttda at Sitoni. 
chi; I] platti. Fi" Corinthiin co- 
lumns on their pedeltali fopporl an en- 
tablatare, over which i* an Attic, adorn- 
ed with ligure* in alto relie»o. On the 
fide next the ftieet are 1 Tiflory, », 
Medei or Helen, Telephus, ind Giny; 
QMde; and oi ' 
crowned with 

to be comprised in two volumet, 
4CO. Various unforereeti delays arifing 
were obviated by a Ikctch of the mate- 
rials, and I lift of the fubfcriben, 1784, 
and the next year the Aift rolume ap- 
piand. Thcfecond followed It in 1787. 
The work, as originally propofcd to lh« 
publick, "was confined within the It- 
nin of the Tyna and the Teeti" pro- 
BiGchinte pofaU were made for pabtHbinganaddi.' 
I, another din- tion; bni Mr. Hodgfon, the printci 

Wg ud playing on ih« AiitC| ud Bac< coHCcivias thu it would pnjudict tha 



Jitvitw if Ntw PuNiigtkni. 


file of whM h« had contraOtil for, the 
pTDJcS WIS giran up. The thiid vo- 
lume ii now gistn to ihe tuWciibcri for 
■IE. ind the (urplui (been, cr pitt of 
the oMginil work, propaM to be dcli- 
Vtnd uruis to iholc wbo did not fub- 
fcribc to the ihiid tolame «ompleie, it 
DOW dclirticd lo thofe whc pxiducc itie 
aDcboi's undcriiking fur (uch delivery 
ihcieofi the reduced price lo (ub- 
(eribcn ff m. is ci!«ii1jied lo pro- 
poition the volume mt\i whit <•■■ 

SroRiifcd Eo be ilclivircd graris. Thii 
eliy, aa ixplaniti'iD of which Was call- 
ed for, ind in pict aofwered, in out 
Vol. LXni. pp. 101, lis, jo8, i» now 
colnplOel^ done awȴ by an ipoloE)" 
at the beginning of vol. III. 

Knowing ai we do the jratt titten in 
ihii Hiflory by Geoige Atlao, cfq. of 
Darlinetoa, >iu) his capicily ind op- 
ponuoitlcs of executing; ii wtll, we foi- 
b«ir (o eictcirc thil degree of c[ilicl(ni 
wbith we bive hitherto Ipellowcd on fi- 
miUr peiformancei bj- Mr. Huithin- 
fon". The parodiial furvevs are piin- 
dpally from Mr. Allan. The oiher 
pins, perhipi, have ijoi had hit linilh- 
\ag ba-Qil. 

The Introdudion contains « hinory 
of tilt iirriTince of, the Biiglntej, under 
ihe Dru'dt, Rooiitii, and Saxons, the 
ft,ie ul telieiOD, the kingdoms of Nor- 
thumberland, Bernicii, and Deiia, aod 
ihe dififion of ihe two kingdoms, Tlien 
follow the live) of the hithopt of Lin- 
diifarn, CheOer on ihc fti«t. ami Dur- 
btm, which Oiike up die hi& volume. 

Vol. II. CQDtaici the hilluiy oi the 
ciiy ol Dtttham, wiih iv. cathedral, aod 
oAti ehurches and chipcls, and ciltle, 
io );□ p3g<:>i fuccEcdcd by 300 mare 
of patochiii fufveyi of the iclt of ilie 

pigis'of vol. HI. ThereiniiniDg 150 
ate occupied by the lut-bTiiichct of iiic 
Pilaiimii-. and tome appendages to the 
fee of Duihim, fuch *■ Noihim- 
Ihirc, lOindOiirc, And Bedliogtonlhuc, 
Noiihalkiton, and Howdrn t jo inuie 
of naiuraj hiDoiy, jo of pedigreet, in- 
cludicg that of Sir James Riddal, of quence 
Ardoairurchea, aie printed for prime 
tile, and conclude the uhole. In all ihefe 
good ufe has been made ni records, ilie 
co^iei of whith ate not always corieflljf 
ptinied. The MS rarrefpondcnce of 
Mt. Gale and his IcJiroed friendi U 

• Whether, however, Mr. W. Huichiofoii 
wiiteilike a grammarian era gen(ieiiian,jn 
(kflhOf Qur IJiftvol. IcitherMderiu^ge. 

giren in too grtu detail, ind nritbnit ' 
being iware that i( had been Jc part »I- 
reidj idcorponted ie» other wotkf. 
The wooden cun ioterfpcrlcd in th« 
letier-prcfi are net To ill done as the 
oiigiaalt whence thejr are taken. The 
JMtcx Ihould hire been more copious, 
■pd ■ hit gf plites (bould have be» 
KJHD. Lives' of bifliopt Egerton u4 
Thurlow, who died fince the pabltca- 
lion of the fiift rolume, iie gireo at the 
beginning of the third, 

I]- jti AntljiurM Xoiuucf, DidiriMiriiig ft 

*•"* ' Lif h viiici lie m^ ancient Fnflt, 

aftbt i'.flrji,; ^ lb, ,a-li,^ l^imiilmy 

(f Knropt, msy ic imfi!Mcd. Smu ««■ 

nurii » Mr Whitak</i Crliitifm tr, am- 

mtxrJ. By Gevtmr Pownall. 

"The Romance ii only the IttJ-nli om 

which llie fafli fcattered in Uiofe narraiim 

which prafeii to be hiflory .ire ftnuig ; fori 

if the ftudy of miiquity in tbele paiiiculan, 

nrpeflins itie origin and prdbable ages of' 

„..: — --TpiitfueJin thla line of experi- 

luftivB theorems, which do not ' 

lavB found out tnub, but are onlf 

foaroblnfc their wav to ii, leaniinj vmold 

became mora prndaAive of real know- 

ledcn." F[ef.xi>xiii. 

This trettire proccedi, in the tina 
and accortfing to the rule it hath lain 
down, to inveflignte and Dale who were 
the people who, coming up from the re- ' 
mote/raf and tonh from iht/pr/J,, {^. 
vaded the laUurtii werld, and cieftioycd 
cTfihiationi who they were, wbcoce 
they came, and in whit manner (when 
they advanced to invade ihe old world) 
tbey made their irruption, p. 1—7. 

It a impolfibk to give an ahUriS o( 
this Romance, were the objeft fufficicnt* 
ly inierelting. The fubjefl has btea 
^equentlif dilcuffed, from the Remain* of 
Jiphet by Dr. Parfont to Mdfri Val- 
lancey, Pinkerton, aod Whiiakcr, and 
the Governor himfelf, ainong ourfelTH', 
and by an boll of foreign academidant> 
'■ The hiltory of ihcfe people is but one 
proof in (semphfying the h& of theit 
■bundaot population, i phyfical coofe- 
of their circumllanccB of life 
and of food," p. jj. "They held agri- 
Gtilnira to be * fervilc and a feminiiie' 
labour, and b«ld it more conlbnaDi to 
the fpirit of a man to make his acquifi. 
tioDt lather by his blood than by hia 
iWcai," p. 40. 

The ipoltgut of the Argoniutic ex- 
pedition rcia tea the circumflaaceoft^ 
pilot of the Argonautt fending off n 
dOTt to piecede 1^ Argoi on ■ itiil of 


Xfvitw if Vm pKWtMimK 


the palTige througli the ni-iighii of the 
Cyinr.o rocki, lib. II. p. ;6j. (Q^. 
who is hMB quoHdO- The nifrilivc, 
liitttbfr ia epelegui ir in faH, o£ a fi- 
■nllir [riTi[a«lian, hllh tli« lime rtfc- 
r«nic. Noali let fly from the irk a 

of cxploilof! Imd, ind fofmeil hii Judge- 

men* oa the ifiue of the tjperimeot. 

Tliefe corteCpoudiag i 

thing mote thin cuii 

Mr. P. eomparti thin 

and hawk which i]i[t£tcd the 

p. 47. 



ipglhe fulijta of Pici, 
WUkandiTi, Cymrt, Dlluftb, Cillt, tc. 
be fliould proceed to iiitelli^ftte the 6n- 
gin and nimre of thoje itibci 
«Dil niiionii whom io the perioils of iinie 
vhith he bi! been eDdeatoutiDg to c)- 
pliininthinlifcQurfe, M Dot yet in* Ittte 
ofifgtru txifitatr, nor yet wtthin the 
bounds of ibt bifioric itrixia, but id a 
llite of foLiiitioa prepirJDg to come foi- 
wird in their due faifon, and who ac^ 
iiully did come fotwird in the declining 
~e or the Rgman etnpirffi ptijjcipalJy 

1 in tie French (knvntiaa j er a*, 

—. /. fimi thai fome pMTt of tU 

Pinphciiit/DinSelamd St. John ii nrnf 

/h/^/.iC '" Europe. ALIrcffiJ ti af! Mian- 

ii-J ■u'ks lilitvi IB ibc Old Tc/liim-u, !i ihf 

Jew u imll di ibi ChiilUan. 

THE iuihnt tells us ihit fearehing 

for the gTounJt of Mr. Flemiog'b con- 

j-ilures Tclpefling the dowufal of the 

French monirchv, and the pouring out 

the fifth vijl OK the ((« of the beift, he 

has been forcihly flruck hy the Ihong 

refemblancE which the ennti foieiold 

hy Daniel and Si- John bear to the pre- 

Tcai timet. He attempted, niotc ibin 

ed men into the fubjeft, ii lie wifhed it 
to have been taken up by a tnorc able 
hand) but the fubjeQ ii obfolete. Hit 
himi ia the papctt h»e been unfiaricedi 
and the learnnl world turui adeifntto 
fuch o[»nioni t yet ihofe opiokins, if 
right, are of the gtcired conrequence ; if 
erronMili, let them be confuted. A 
number of circumftancci conrpire to 
mike the prcfumption fliunir 1 time on- 
ly can adduce the proof. 

ifliumenial cauIVi of the gi>«l md g"i°i> iif^lf may be found ptofiiibJej 

total lubrerrion cf that empTit) 
with it of the civilized woild, p. 141 ; 
))ut ihi' liai-Lecn doae by Mr. Gibbon, 
to whom he icUn. 

" The fulijugation of the Amerienng 
was known n that time, is fuchiskuew 
thtni i>n experience, to be imptafiliealile i 
fo would ihc united tiforit o\ ill the 

fjwcrs of EuiQpe allied egiinfl the 
rench prove, had thcfe people the pru- 
dence, tad pta&icii knowiedge, and pn)i< 
tical virtue, which the Ameticaot exhi- 
bited, in forming or nther followini; 
foipc aftual fvHcm of gofetonieiu. If 
Hie horrid relf-deflruilire faaiont of the 
French, whidh picy upon their vitali, 

do not conciuer them inierntlly, 4hcy ^f"' 'he other, yet tc 
will not be conquered from without, p. ^he fame time wuh hi 
14. This ii, pcrhapB> the greatcft com- '"""■'•'"'•'■•• ■- — 
pliment that can be paid to Gicit Bri- 
tain. If ii well known that AmeHc* 
was peopled thence, and we may prt- 
fuine thit the virtuoui fpitit and pria. 

the Scriptures want only to beihorougly 
known to be implicitly baltered ; thit 
the fifeiy, peace, and haopinefi, of thefe 
kingdoms depend upon thai belief in the 
people, no one who made fuiib invtfti- 
gaiion cat> douht of. " E»tept the Lord 
keep ihetity, the watchmio waketh but 

i;a11ed. ofthiselTay is Daniel, viii. i;, 

A*d be Iball tbiak to aitir limn a«i/ 

laiMi. The author puinit out the 

fti.iRe miftike of V 'I" ft>tt"er ex- 

poGtoit, in not diAinguilhing, in Rev. 

xiii. TWO beiRb, one with ten horns, 

he olher wuh two, one aiitiog from th» 

I cirih, and oqe 

e tin the llige at 

The firft bead 

) years, or 

cipiei at one country 
into the other, and that even thc'crini- 
nals among the emigtanii ftam the 
lajter were not toully loft to enrr 
£ rentiment." 

The *■ remarks on Mr. Whinker". 
criiicifms" arc ftrifturet on thu gentle-, 
tnao's diigmaiical tteatnient of tlte Go- 
vctnor'i opinion rcfpefiuiB the paHau 
if H«i41«l om tbe^p.* . '^^ 

41 monthi J that it, fuch v 
compute by, ty whom the prophecy it 
■ddrelled ; and the feCOod beaft. Or Da- 
niel's liitle horn, ii to continue umtl 3, 
raofplan'ted time and times, and diin.ling of time j 
I- I- until the eipirition of the 1164 
years. Computing bv the common rulei, 
the teignt of kingi, five of the bven ire 
faid by the angel to be fallen, one exii). 
ing, and the other not yet come. Fivt 
firmi of government in Rome had fal- 
len j the extding one wis the Imperiil j 
the fevenih w.a to be that of thi: Gothic, 
which comiiiucjl but 70 years I and the 


Rniiw tf Siw Ptiiluatiinii 


eighth ibeBoO, thai WIS iDd it not, ihe pan of it. In a larger ftrSt, perhapc. . 

pijnl' power, whuh commenced on it^eir Sidotn mil Egypt may mean Frince aad 

cipulfiaD, A. D. ;j6. and hai conii- Flanders" (p, 17). ■■ Mi. Plemtng tim 

tiued it;g vent end a hiilf*. St. P^ul't on the Jetr 1794 for ihe pouting »ut the - 

wo'ds, > Their, ii. irt, "Ihe myftery fiflh vul, which is (o be pouTcd on ibc . 

cf ioiqirity ulitidy wo'kctti, oqIy '>c who Icic of ^ihe beill. He doci not. indeed, 

1 _g.vt 

lelteth (i. t. ibe Impeiill Poivtr) will appeir 
let uDiil he br uken out of the wiv, ind reifi'Ui far his 
ihei) IhilJ the vrickid b: tc<Ej[td,"£[c.i 
i. I. the P>'pe, who purthafed ihe pipil 
clkiir of Biilifarius. The (en kingi who 
g(*e iheiipowef coihe bcall, lAd hi»e, 
til) wilhin liulc more than two yew:, 
»11 of^hem fuppurtpd the ptpsi power, 
■re, FriDce, Spiia, Porlugal, ihc Gee- 
man Bmpire, Poind, Siiiiiati, Niple>, coticur, itid iliii v 
TifCcany, Genoi, Venice r the only Ro- with him, to fee the 
m'3n Ciiholic fliici of confujuencc in the piediflion, »■ ex 
Europe. Twoofihefe. France and ,Po- the kin^dt 
land, ire filling off and dcliiting ihcir tirre, ir " 
otd friend) whtiher the latter (Ttcilely muft I- 
or not, Frince, which is the cldcft Ion woe wi 
cf the Pupe, and the great tOE of Nehii- of i]ic 
chuJnezzjr'i image, 11 alone i|ui<e fufii,- tiictc ii 
i-ent for ihe argument. This Ami- after tl 
ChriHian power liath at 
the time it Qiould have 
ifcording to Si. John, iiGO yens'. The 
bead ihat afctmditb at the iimt the wit- 
DcOetfliall \>t finijbiiig their tellimony, i< 
to fliy thrm, " Thai the power which 
rules in Ftance lakei its - "■ * 

my faiisfifloiy 
n i but the erent . 
'= («e it 

li-it jul'ified the conjcdure, for 1 
It ihi, tirai: coming 10 pafs (d a miv re- 
mirkable mmott" (p. it). n.)-Ti« huinblf hopet liiat ih: place it> 
which (he wumto or ctue Church of 
Chrill his retired may be fouod among 
... . :_ ...i.:_L L — i,[j jijjpj ^^ (Irfire ti 

mpli'Diment of 

rcafonable to fujipofc tt^t it 
I earth I becaule the (tcoad 
ly bt pall after the cipituioH 
o yeiti (Rer. x\. 4) : and 

CO tx'a^y at I 



I afcenGon, 
Old and New Teflamenis, by clc'ciaring 
all retealeu religion lo be an impoftute, 
and death an eternal a..ep, it likcwife 
known] and it it clear, that ihite yean 
inJ a half from (hat time will bring 
flown the date to iTe'i in which year 
the iWtemenlioticd term of 1160 yeail 
uill expire." Thefe two witnelfe) ate 
cxpUined to be the Sciipturei of the Old 
and New TeHaments. " Their dead ho- 

ter the 1000 veats ate expired, Saiati U 
• go forth agijn, 10 deceive the nalioni, 
itl CD peifuatle ih'jn again to mike war 
'<th Chrill and hii army. The pourec 
luch now rules in France agreei with 
le little hora in Dan. lii. 8, which it in 
way to lubduc thiec kings. The King 
from Aug. of France it plucked tip by the root! ■ 
that, j'oun and the Kjng of Poland Js prifoocr in 
ar upon ibe hit ti«n ,ciiy *. May not the tjei of a. 
mam allude to the Itligrafhf and, as hi* 
glifs hii yet fome time to run, we may 
lee the Magitg de^vn firi f'tm btavm 
more litetallv fnlfilltd \. The names of 
monilu and noun have been altered, and 
dttaJti fubftituted to ureeka, and a pre- 
mium nffeied to the horolegiH who ca* 
devifeifae belt method uf dividing time 
accuidiiig (o this Dew ryiUm — to fulfil 
the Scriptures and obtiieratc the Sabbath. 

Egypt, where alto our Lord 
fied." RcF. »i, B. " That Paris is more 
likcljr ID be meant by Sodom and Egypt 
than Rome appcBK fiam Rome being 
called in this buok by another name, vis. 
Babylon j and Die has a more fignal pu- 
DJAmeot alligncd to her, even ihui oi 
tal and uiicr Ucllruflion 

t up a model or lemblancc of the 
tient Roman Bovernmi nr. France be- 
n with a rcpublick ; they havp had & 
Sator, and anutijet year may pethapi 

'* The number of the lieaft ji ihff 
(iibei of a man, and hi) BUDlbet.if. 
■ '^ ■ ■ If there a 

puniOimfnt dcQoucced agiio<\ this city bcafts meant 10 be loretold, which feet 

inly to Ihe (leilruOi'ii of one 

» Mr. Gibbon, 111. 171 
^y tlie year tint the day 
■he Roman empire fiom 
Bel. lo, ;je. If he is right, tbe term o 
Ibefirfl bcoA's power niU cut &nally*xpiii 
till Dei, 10, 1796. 

caH:. 1I1C1 

• Perhaps the ; 

mar be Ihe third. 

■f Perhaps tlis «/■ 

I put in pra£lice, maj^ b«- 


Xtvi'tw »f New PuiSialim. 



cxplanaiiotK of Ms palfii 

ginii'jr. To lay r.otliicg of itit impro- man (jnnee 

prieiy of gKiDg bick to ihc Hebrew ttiofe kingi 

word Romilb, or (tie infuffieiensy of the ":-"• 

word Laltiaa, it fmns molt nafooibtc 

to conclude that its cxpliaiiion U lo be 

made out by Atch wnidt or figurts ii 

ftaU hr In ufc ai ihc [ime oF ibe b»{l' 


ad <he eoeray, 
:s wilh «ny of 
o be broken in 

rarld. But 

i: dif- 

f colt to find inj analogy between i 
•nd numbcfSi though 1 undetOind it 
wat not uncommon (mong [he Romins 
to aflii rumbets to nimcii but by whjc 
Tuk ! am it a lofi to afccnsiu: ihcTc- 

Thc hypoihefii of this expofiior n 
certain!' mgeniout, >nd highly defErfe* 
the irtention of fcrioui mlndi. " Here 
it Wifdom. Let him ihit has «nd(f- 
(iindin^ count tbt numher ofthc beili." 
Dan. Tli. i8. " BlefTcd i> he that keepeih 
the wording ol" the prophecy of tliii 
book," Re*, xxii. 7, ivhicb St. John it 
forbidden (ver. 10) aftaltp. 

faflory expcGlion of this diStult 
very pirticulir palTage. If il Could be 
tniae appear that the Duke of Otleiti), 
who changed hi» name 10 Equality, w»s 
■ny way conneaed with ihefc three fi- 
guRt or that number, it might open - 

I to pire «nv lalir- i?. SialiJIkiJ Jcauni of Szra\a.r.i. 

-■■ -" "•- ■ C«,thm«i frm r«l. LXllI. f. nS. 

Vol, V. c-niiint iht parifliei oiElgig, 
Mcetreji, Miatu, Lt^itraii, Ga'itiK, 
Pitfiigs, Scot lit, DamJ'rui, Mtxmuir, 
PtrlMoBk, LatrtntiUri, [/a/, Urqbtart, 
and Llg^y Wifiir, Uaiai if ftalrj, Old 
though KUpatrici. Cambajlatg, SiaiKi, Uvira- 
lii prophecy may be AilI ry, Tiir^Ti, Curru, Feiitnairm, t'aib- 

- ■ - '""" tart. Uitltf, Craigif, Strachav, Certs, 

SymtMglo-, Halmt, Kiilb, CruJn, Norik 
Biftviit, Oibilirie, Sfo'i, Brettin, tn- 
t/trtbaolain, Dunbar, Gla/gawt Cer/itls, 
Ps't Glajiavi, Port CruBHk, in which 
40 piiCnea the 101)1 incieafc of popuU' 
iioii between 1755 and'i7r|i' i amount* 
to 60,793 fouli. Of E/fiir iKile more ii 
faid tha< ' - ■ .... 

feme pait of 1 

wrapt in obfcurity, yi we tiave feea 
enough to matt the power of 1791 to 
le the veiy Antithtin,. or fccooti bcaJt, 
ibit Ihould come into the world 1 aDd,if 
ki, then it Oiuuld leem that the mcmhen 
..1 the PrQiedanl" Church ftftuld bs ihti 
Sa'nti of .Ood 1 and ihou, fair i(le, on 
uh<m 'lie ditine bounty has pouted 
every blcHitig which the hciit of 

1 wifb for or defire, thou, perhaps, article Jlfiir/re/ir we k 

I'lhacthc I 

ayft be lii> peculiar care ; in that may ed iucieafe ol Unhariam 
ht hare chofen a place i>f fafety for the more than tek i while the members of 
tbe Eftablilhed Church, the Church of 
EiigliDd, ihe Siccders, the epifcopallan ' 
Church of StciUnJ, rh- In.lciwBdeniS, 
Anit-ap!:lii, &i. ice. amount to 61R4. 
In MiuUm piiifli, Perthlbiic, wat fought 
the famous battle of KilUciaakle, 1689. 
In Logi/reil patilh, PerthOiiTe, many 
intieni fuperllitioni mil obtain. The 
old church, a Gothic Hrufture, rendir. 
ed gl-M-iTiv and iitegular by Urge addi' 
tions to the galleries and 10 the buildiug 
ii{t:lr, though originally tencrable and 
wcli pcoponioncd, hsiing fallen into 
decay, » new one, 98 by 6j feet, *iMr 
vMaUi, is going 10 be eiefltd. •' Tlw 
plan his been formed with di liberation t 
It has been compared with moucm 
churches i and luhmitled to the inlpec- 
tion of Ocilful irchiceSs 1 ind, it it 
hoped, wili be exccu;ei) in fueh a man- 
public approbation, '• p. 

ifylum for tht Chotch of Chrill. 
liien on thy font, no longer lulcewimi in 
hit ferTice, to approach, hit throne with 
^railinde, in all humility and fiaglcueft 
of heart, and doubtleft he will hear ttleir 
prayerj and let them know their God : 
Ibn •uiilt do ixploiti (Dan. xi. 31). The 
Aftnighiy is a God ol order, not nf coti- 
fufioa; and it is pleating to him, no 
doubt, to fee a good king reigning in 
the beiril of his fubjeAs, obeying (he 
Itatutes of hii God, and dirpcnfing his 
bIcfTings 00 his people, adminifti,ring 
the befl !aw> that ever were devifed by 
liuoian ingenuity fur the happinert of 
nan, and wifclv tcmpeiing juiltcc with 
mercy. Nmifiiam hiirfas gratia txtat 
^amjub rigr pit." 

The writer concludes wilh wifliing a 
piofecution of the war on out part, on 
the necfllary piinciplc of lelF-dcfeni 
but I'athci concentrating oui owu ilei 

a travelling chapman into' that of an 

• IF modem rerbrmert do Dot think r^( itinetaoe bookfeller, acquirid (o much 
ehnrchftifncientlyrebirmcdicantheyrefonii knowledge in Hebrew and Greek that 
it more by vnchriAisiuiiDg It) - Edit. he could icurpict the Htbrcw bibk nd 


Reviiw ff Ntvj Puhlkuthni'. 


la PtriwHtk pariA n Lothhvtf, x. 
bouading wiih * fine fpeciet of itiit, 
in much lepute in Ediobui^h marker. 
Id tbi) Ukc arc iwo iffl«eds ; in the UA 
Marj qnccB of Scou wi^ coofincd from 
Juw It, 1567, to Miy », ijGS) in the 
lirnt wa> the priory c4 Ponmoak, now 
toiiiliy deftroyed, p. 156—174, The 
fifffioHOlt, iccount of LmartMCekirk tWXii^e, w1iii:h, 
- ~ .QiLcd by ihc caii uf tit pitroo. Lord Gu-dcii< 
itone,^t uigmtnted in populuioa tj 
iioo iDhibiiacii, \% fhon, refeicmg lo 
his LordOlip'i IttLcr to the people of 
Laurenctkiik, and hit Tra?elliiig t/lf. 
morudum, p. 153, , 

" A( a fpccloiea of the (huige tbn 
hat taken i^e, whhin ihefc 10 yean, 
with tegattl to drefi, ic may be worth 
iDtillioDirg, that, about it or 19 yean 
agq. a hMicr came from Edinburgh 10 
fnilc in the village j and, having cnred 
on a Saturday, he attended public wv- 
fiiip on Sunday; bnt, feeing onlv ihite 

■ - ... ...L_,_ _,. ., . ^^^^ ^ 

• litri, and aFtenvatdi Liitn. 
He wcniiu the univtrGy of Ahentet'i, 
and btcame alliffaiil fcbonlmaflcr ac 
Duokdd, where he applied h\niU\.i 10 
Dudy the Eii'c, the pnmiiinc Tineuage 
of the imieDi Scoci. He culleQcd a 
number of aniicnt psemi, ihc produc 
lioniof IriOi <n.1 Scoitlfli biids.which 
he faid were darif^f imhk 
and ttlii. Some ot ihcf< 
into EiigliOi (cile, which (c 
foni noMt aliie haie r»a in MS. before 
Mr. MaCphetron publlAed icy of hia 
Itanllatioiia of DITun. Ht Ji;d 1757, 
while preparing for the prcf; an enquiry 
into IM oiigioal jrt the nation and ]iii< 
Buige of the aniicDi Scats, with coo- 
jcfiuTCi about the prtmliire liate of ilic 
Celtic and other Eutopecin nliions, de- 
itting both from the ancient Giuli. 
" The immoraiiiy of authors hai been 
publicly and ohtn leprehended Iiuce hii 

cenh. Hit niotlier Icrred him two ^ - . a 

yesis, and rcujied an annual pcnfion hail in the whole church bcGi 

the duclieCt of Aihnl," j>. 112. own, h« wat fo difconccrted that he 
:be mtnioty □ 

thf ctergyinaii, it may b: propei 
(:oa thai Mr. Thomu Melville, ine 
Jatc incuaihcnl, who wat feiiled in 171S, 
being b)> yuri and inhrmity difablcd 
from duty, wsc obliged to employ an 
afTillani, Aoi, undeiHinding that the id- 
Eiiffion of hit alTiftaot ti) be hii I'ucect- 
loc would be acceptable to hit parlQi, 
he, CO laikc way for hii fuiceircir, ai- 
Ihough he he had no natural conncxii;!] 
with him, readily and gcnerouHy rtfigii- 
cd his charge, in 1764, ending hii <U)^ 
three yeita a^etwards in a ftate of (noli 
cheeiful icanquillity," p. 1(5. 

Ltvta biia^ a ihoiough-fafe Fioin the 

- 'dropt hii fchcmc, and left the plac 

i. Monday. But, were he now hcri:, he 

le would hardly fee a finglt bonnet in the 

whole coDgregation. The drcfs of the 

women has ktpt pace wiih that of the 

; and the ftyle of living in gcneul 

"p. tB.. 

Ilie ifland and (tarilb 
of UiiJI, in Shetland, drawn uo froin the 
conn municat ions of Thomai Mortit, efq. 
of Gailh, and the Rev. Mr. Jamei Bi/. 
eltl', is cfleemed the bed in the collec- 
tion, andisiiluftraied wiiliJ neat map. 
The want of a bght-houfe is much fiJt 
by Ihipi trading to the While Sea, and 
^ „ , Weftern pans of Norway, The me- 

Weft to the £(& toad of Fife abounds thod of preferving manure is by leaving 
with beggars and vagtantSi fuchai irejc- it to accumuUle in the bean-houfe, uc- 
f|uaiDiedwitbihenaieofthecouattknow der the cattle, mixed with Uvcrs of 
well thai, while they are permitud to go graft and ftort heath, «ll they 'cannot 
altout, the people mull give them Tome- enter ) when the huufi it full, the dung 
thing- A good britige I) much wanted » eatri:d out labe fpread ia the fields. 
over the liver Ltven, p. 11;, ill. The Someihing like tliii is the cafe in ,he 
pool of Dumfriit, who ch«ule 10 grt hog-fteds in WaiwickOiire. Thcinhabi- 
alioui begging, are fapptied with budget lanis of this ifle, t\^\\i miles -by two to 
to dlAinguilhihtmat llieoaly mendicant three and an half, amount to near aooo, 
poor belonging 10 the town ; a pictau- butare too thinly fpiead to fend their 
lifn which, however, does not hinder ic children to a p.irochial fcliool, yet ■ 
from being inftOed wiih nuiiierr>us >>• public one, probably, will foon be cAa- 
grant bcggait. The whole fund (,ir ihe bliSied. The remains of 14 chapeli 
re1i>f of the poar amouni'ilo ncni 4Cal. a fublift, and i bury log- place) at the ruiiM 

S'*^) P- '3S- A very Bacce rug account of fo many kirks, but now there ii only 
etten of pumriici by Mr. Surnfide, one church. The co^lls are covcieil 
mlaiftef of the Mew Church, p. i ij— with a line of Piailh cafllei, or round 
■4#. Id Mtmatntr paii& ii the cn> towen, and there is a caflle ercAcd 
(nodunini caUed Cotirtf Mh ijSl. Beefandbutiet are iha principal 


Re^ttv ef Knv PaiSeatanu 


ripnrli, ind fine woollen (locking', ma- Iv iF^ture, toi, catchiDg the enthufiirm 

' Bufiflured liy ihe \tonicn. Jinpruie- of Mr. WtiiriicM, then pnvaXtat, cE- 

nirnti ptopofcd ite an inEreircd lioanty fcflcit wh« wer« cammanly called 

' DD ihe fidicry, pcrhips ■ cnaietfioo "i " C^mhuflaT^g cooTerrioos," wliich laO- 

■II the tcindE, rents, and fciit, or Unt'- ed nut quTie i year, p 141— '174, 

m, imo maDcjr, lud ta ibalinjn of tlic Slaiti rs tEcnarkablc for itt old ciUte 

«ld land'tax, Gnce a new one 1ia< been anil dropping care, incruRed with lla- 
hid. It ii ttiouj^ljt cxiiaordlcai V ikat ' lailites. ufed 10 be burnt into lime, 

ihe Shctlanden da not eUim a righi of Mr. W. Pattrfon hu been miniftcr 43 

defling reprcfemauiiei in pirlianienr, y«>Ti. and ii B7 yctrt old. P. a?! — aif. 

which tlie frecbuldets of Oikncy alone " The heavy duty laid 00 coals car- 

aRume, Vet, bcinf; thus txcmptcd from ried coaft-wife appear; (0 be u utiiea' 

riic cT'li i^( poliiiul dilTcnitoni, it ti fonablc ai it 11 impolitic, and it unlrar- 

^ueflionable whether their firuit'on is fj'Iy complajned of as an intolcrabk 

not OD the whole the better of the two, burden, and, with itfpcft to the whole 

being tnotcfaTouiaWero peace, tiunion, of Argyleftira, fa very anprodufiiTe 

' ' ' ' '" calculated for that it is not equal to the cxpcnce of tha 

promotion ind | 

In [fi-gtarl pi 
oak woiid orconftderaoie 1 
ing niih delightful vii\k: 

lEl— I 

iffitefi employed in cOllefling it. There 
W.1S a plan ii> agitition, a few years ago, 
for hiving this grierance teinaved by » 
fair commutation ; but the ptoje£t rrcini 
10 hire been rcliRquiOied, though it 
were to be hoped that whateierdiffeiencca 
hire ftjrmerty occuriul may yet be orer- 
come. A change of the laws in ihit 
rtfpel would be rety defireabie, for, 
lilt hat likei place, an insuperable bai- 
lies in the wjy of every improrement in 
agriculmre, and of every eltiblibmeni 
in ntanufatiure. CoaI< 11 Inrerary are 
bought ttnikr 161. per ion, and 
p.189. Inve- 
ihc public fpi- 
Eoblc proprietor the dutte of 
Ar^vle; the late duke, fincc 174;, laid 
out m exienlire it.clofures, buildioRS, 
and other works of utility tnd dccori- 
tion, 150,000!. bclidei introdaciog the 
linen jnuufaAuie, and the ptcfenc 
3000I. more, p. 196—197. Since the 
demolition of the old town, there have 
bcAowed on hvtD only temporary placet of worOiip. 
ufafhirct of Kiri- Two new churches u»Jfr omi rw/ai 

, Rofsfhirc. ti in 

hie eiient. abound- 

. in geoeial, 10 

any ccnfiderible a^e, and are much re- 
tirdcd in their growth from npi being 
inclufed. P. 105. The lands of Ferrin- 
tolli, hclongioe 'o Mr. Foches oF Cutlo- 
^cn, in confideratinn df hii z'll 'i the 
Kcvolation, were eKcnip:c<l from the 
duriei of cicifc on fpiriis, dililllcd from 
grain of ihiir i;rowih, from 1690 lo 
I ^%b, upon the ceifintr of this eacmp- arc often aa high 
rioif, population decntftd, and the in- riry is much indebted 
habitacii, paniculailv eininent for their 
dttll todinilterv, followed ihe new ef- 
tabllfhcd dinilleties in parts of the 
kingdom 1 but the bulinefi is now re- 
fumed in Ferrintofb, and diff'ufed through 
the pBiiOi in gcacril to an extepi, that 
rctiuiril a very conlidcrible annual im- 
nori3tioo of birlcy, and employs 19 
licenred ft ills. p. loS — : 
Greii CGmmendationi 
the fitua 

There fcemi fni 
un. of DougU 
the new edition of Camden'i BHiaania, 
111. 307. whciB the cifll: ol thii name, 
blown up in the civil v.3.1, n placed neat 
Suntiir in Lothian; this on the Clyde is 
mentioned in the Briiemia, 111. 354. 

The paiifh o( CamtujUng. in Lanark- (chool, and t JtmuU ttadimj^^. 303, 

> be huilt Bexryri^iri the de(i|;D, by 
Mr. Milne of London, ii panly Oothie; 
it is adorned by a handfome fpire, rifing 
from the center of the building, and 
the whole ii calculated to unite elegance 
~'"'" vtility and conveniente, p. 30*. 
'— Englilb Tcbool, a grammar 


is iRftinguilhed for its btautiful Bsfjre the year 1745 there « . . ___ 
nd for the eKierrive wiew into weekly poft from Uumbarton to lo-i 

% from Diichintll hill, verary, and though the poDmaltcrt werS 

Its neighbourhood to Glafgow hii ini- allowed the wiiole poftige they all be- 

proved its masufaSute';, and it it re- Cimt iafolveai. At prefect ih^n are lix 

inaikabte for thofe rclii^iou^ plixnomena weekly nmali and departurei froia the 

whidi took place un.ltr Mr. Mac- fame | yet the receipti at the office de' 

CullUh'i miniftry by the an Md io> fray (be neccITary eipencin, and for the 

triguet of a Ihae-makcr and weaver, lafl 11 monthi hate returned to the re- 

'<tliO|in 174a, got him (o let up « week- leauc the lum-of ]i)L 71. 3d, Aerliog. 


1795] Rtvleiv tf fJfto PtOfftatlim, t45 

There an bcfidcs ten pol^<officci in the eltcnlioi] of lar^e farmt fW3.V<3vi'\nB up 
cnuniy, 1 fVton? pr.iof df ihe intitare of Ici'^ ; to tlie frcMionof ioll-l)irs and im. 
ttidi »nd cortc'pondeoce. The pofta|;e pinvcmrnt of roiid! ; to impioremtntt in 
of » Utter from LondoD ta IjliTerirv, ImJbsirfry IcITcobg latmur i to Hie nri- 
ii 11. anil of one frim 0^an, which It ferenee g^Yen torheoe-upitfonof theine- 
al-mJl 35 mile,, jd. Would it iTjt he thinicoter ihit nf hoftianiJraani »tn( to 
mote eonformsble to (tjoiiy to piy for the fupfitidion of fmuggling, p. 315, 
ttiii ** for all orher earii:ige, ai neidy ji6. Inftancti af Icti^etity in 
kt poITil>Ie, in pro portion 11 the wefi^ht pinOi < oae tVilliam Njj^icr, 1 diyU- 
antt diDfilce ?' Lntei. carrier] ditircr bouicr, who (Kr19 1 yeir igo, aged 11}, 
letLCTs 10 all the inhibiiiatl of other lid till five Or ftx tears bcFore liit dealii 
pnrt-towniin ScotUnd ; [{tight liot the Followed Ills alual ttnpIaviDtot ; farmer 
(troe to be done here ?" p. 304. " Ai RUliie ii 10;, " aivil ipcuYrcd llic eeii- 
ao inffince of longevity ?n this pirlft, it Aiie of ihe chaieh for his canhexirini 
mif be mentioned ihai ]>io»o(l BioWn, wi.h the (en. afitr ha had attained the 
hicof loteiirv, whtu 100 fcars old, 9o:h ye>r of hh ige." p. 31E, 31^. go 
beaded one of the eonttndinf p^litt at did old Pirr. 

a Sbiniji maid (* eamc pcculiir to Fi:i<rrai>i, in KineirdinAire, i< fnuch 

No'th Britain. lometfiiDg 6iriilaf to the imptoted in pliotitiops of i(h, fif, add 

golf), anil cirried the towQ-cobuTi ia Utch, ou the tltite of lord idrncaJc 

ptdcefTion anivng ihe viflor*. He died Gordon, whu has built a pood houle. 

in the ii6'.h tear of his igt." p. jo;. Gitit pin o! the parrlh it idcloftd with 

Mr. Fral'tr liments that many oF the ditch and he<>ge, p. 331. 

eSAblidifd clctgy of the kingdom, when la Catbra't pdiiOi it 1 minufiflitre 

W'gtt and fees sr* doubleJ, and r nvi oi lapping (1. e. -wrgpfiKf) papir, and 

tripled, hare bo increife of incnme. but cojrk- Willi ne-pipir, 'p 3^4, Mr, O..W 

hue at an ivirage ftjrcsJy itcanA 10 J. admit! ihit the complaint -if « lute celi- 

Ditl'n^, whereby ihev ate in dinK<:t of hnttd fcho'ir and mntaliU, though ila 

lofing their rMik, ufefuliieft, vA in- favourite of the inhabilanii of this eouA- 

fluinec in the frale of focielji, p. 304. try \i but ivt •taiUffn^ttt, tuita bt fy- 

He it of opinian thit the religious piia- ftiBi tipn lit fiardij tf triti in Scft- 

eiplei of the Higliliodtn, whe ware U^J- It it much to be tverettcd thtc 

dinin|!uiflicd for their g(«d attendlmce fuch iiidifcriniinjis bavock fliaulJ have 

on ili'rine woclhip, and decent o!>f«rTii]tG been tnide of the original planiicioni of 

of the Eabbiih, hive, liy the dailv fifwt the countty. By the war wlitch lor agei 

and frcriueni tniercouiii: with (heir moie paR h 11 been wag(.d a{>iinft the forcAt 

Southcin neighb .a'l, aciiuiied ■ greater of ScuHaiHl, they Hte dqw leiluced within 

diliegard of the, inllicuttuas of lehg on, very narrow iimiti ; and the ftirill ra- 

Vrbicti if it an^r time obnlna amon^ ihc maioi that hnvc been foitunately left in 

lower clalTei, it cm hardly be doulittd gleni and On the fteep banks of ticeri, 

■hat fa:^1 cooffquencts will enfue, p. mote fiorn negli(>eace ihaa deligD, aiie 

joy. No iollante of foicide his ljc:n dwindling firt awjf." p. 347. 

i)eud of in this 6i(iria, few criniinal Camden'a .^Btif alfw, p. 349: 

iriili occul, and do public exuutioa The ftnaU pox milCct great nvteet in 

fiacc 1754. p. 30B. Catbc art' from the prajuoice againft ia- 

No regilVer of ileaihs is kept in the tjculation, p. SSi- 
pirilh of Tarv ct, Aberdeen Aire, p. 311. lb Itfi'r/ parilb, Angus, " the rentt 

<* If occitii.ojl alorders iie not fte- are paid Jrrtisnd, that it to ftj, ihe 

queni, v«t ihe conLliiuii .njil difoiJer of - rent for crop of 1 793, is paid the fttii 

. IciDphult, which it Dill woife, U (try half U WhitCunday 179a, and the laft 

ptavileot »t CBrrit: ind the fatie le- half, SI Maitinmai." p. 367. ' Ad vn- 

mirk may be extmiled, it is bcUETcd, to habitant accufcd of murder mi fogi- 

allihc pa(t< where the dinvite ii cold taud, 1776, p. jbS. 

and daiTtp, and where the living of the Cr^^u, in, ArrAirc, ptodueet two 

iohibitanis h pour tn.1 priadpiily of Jbrit ol coal, one hard and lafllD^, Iha . 

the legeiibie kind. .Tlir^' milLiiii ihit . other a ii^tit nnd whnt is called a 

ditordei pioJucet to iWieiy would in crndtl coal- When ihefe two wei« 
minv piniei Id Scailand fcem to requite . butnrtogelher they made an excellent 

Ilie inlt'f^ence of the Icgillilure, 10 tire, p. J 70. 

ptttcDi il pjllible it; incteifc." p. ;i4' The fiiA aiftial *oyige made in Scnt- 

Decieafe of pepulition ii aTciibed to the land wit thai by Lunaidi, who afccnd- 

Gent. UjLfi. Ftii^m'j, 179J. , c4 

Rtviev rf Htw Puhluatitm. 


cd >i Ediaburi-h. oa. 5, .185, asd 
dcfcended a mire Eiirt of Ceres, having 
pilTcdoTcr 10 milci of Tea, aad 11 of 
Und, in 1 hour and to mlnulei. p. ^9'■ 
" TbceieiCe Uwi, and c!iee«ciinoo 
of Ihem, -re fo hta»!r qd b.cwen, that 
the ale, cilled in Scotland i*o-penny, 
i< fcartcW (lr>Dk«blei thii hit led to a 
hurtful ufe of rpiriluoui liquort. Were 
the whole duty, at ptereot laid upon 
male sod ale, Ixid on m»U only. il>'» 
would leave the brewer at libenr 10 
make hit ale ii he pleired, would fecurc 
a good 3Rd whoter'iine 10 >be 
coontrV, prtvent the hurtful ufe of fi ' 

■ of 



ploytd, iflcreale the feienut, and be 
aHcnded with no loft, bill ih" of a 
litlle pilronapeto perfoni in power." ib. 
A g.e.t donee has fAen pU« .n 
drefi within the fad jo yein ; the plan! 
ii how almoft wboltl laid 'fide <>« ^^' 
wamen, and the .ufe of the -cloak-ard 
bnnnet become gencrjl. Among the 
men the Scotch bonnet hai given plice 
iheh'it, and Tcr 

li (.loth, und that 

r^lly clothed with Englll 
many of them have w4tciit» '■■ I'i". 
poE,keii. Tlie uleuf barley and pe»fe 
/or making bread it much 00 llie de- 
cline, and iJie ulc of bicid mAdc fiom 

fine linen. Evefjr Brlpting, U romt 
ai he ariires at pubeilTi (nuft hare, a 
w^tch in hit pocket, wheraii only 40 
ye^ri (go ihere were but three in the . 
parifli." p. 40J, 404- 

Kiiib, in SatnffOiire. gate birth to 
that inECJiious mechanic and philof."- 
pher Mr, Jsmes FcrgufiMi, who died 
in i;7«ri p. 419. 

(Tj bct*nu*utd,f 

16. j1 fi*rt ASctani if tin l*lt Rimliriim m 

Geneva i aid of tit Ciidtif df Frmce ii~ 

vrard, itai Rtfatlic, from Otttbrr 1791 (( 

Ofliirr 1794. Ua Stria g/* Lltre'i to ait 

American. ^ Francii d'lveiooii, Efj. 

IN thif linle work we hate t clear 

and difpallioDate flilement of a fcene of 

miifortunci brought upon a happy and 

Tiituou! people by the admiirion of no- 

*e1 dnfirinei built on filfc piiaciple^i 

and it ■• the mere worthy of ittcntion 

•I the author lAually negatiated and' 

tigned the treaty, mentioned in the tirtl 

Ittier, wiih Gtaeral Montefnuieu i and 

wai an eyc-wiinef; to the brft pirt of 

thi reToluiioD, which the vidatioi ' 

cry gen 


ir pompous dec 

bef.ifely fi.d that .ea i, uftd i ...._. ^___^ _. _ 

fnunht of the farmi in the parifh of for hit motiu ^tluii 
Certt, in Fifelhire. The quaniily of up liii NarTaiivc 
buichei'i meat confumcd ii *t prefeni 
double what it waa 30 yean ago." p. 
39*. i?J- 

a Sym 

1 pBtifli, Ayrlhire, ibe 
inhaoiunit navca tad* for drefi ; and 
young .women of the middling asd 
cren of the lower rankt, would now 
blofli 10 be fi^n 10 the blue cloak, 
icd plaidi, and plain capi, which, only 
xo year* ago adorned ibtir.rcxi nay, 
even the. friilei mantle, which 
uaia badge of didinainn among the 
daughteriof farmeri, ii now defpiled) 
and, O tempC'±l c im.rttl the filk- 
wormof the Eaft mnft be prilajseiJ 10 
deck ibc head and OiouldC't of the ixiik- 
maida. The bonnct-makert of Kil- 
naiDock iio longer find deffliod fiir 
their manufaCtVire from the fervant men 
and labourer! in thii partoF thecvutttiy, 
but hail are worn borh by men and 
boyi of all ranka. Ouryoang men aie 
not 10 be ften at church otninifnted in It 
a cuai of their moibet'i fplnniog, but the c 
dtfr* thenjfelvit in EngliOi btoad Gcni 

ly the French intiodqced. 
d'lveroois wri[et with great 
Arengthand pretifioD. with the wicm tit 
of a man who hu the leat welfare of 
hit fpecte« at heart, and yet without in- 
dulging himfelf in any opptolirioui epi. 
■ /amation. Taking 
SfitcuU, he \\aU\i 

furrounding nations I and We twill 
boldly fay that, if uniietfally read, it 
mild have a greater icnUcncv to pieleric 
a country in qui:inefs and content, than 
the numberlelt aggravating and inllim- 
mitory produCtioni that m daly iifuin^ 
from the pent of well-meaning, per- 
hapj, but injtidicioui ped'on;. Befides, 
no infliuflion i» fo authoritative ai that 
of experience 1 and they muft he fiupid 
and incorrigible indeed whom ii cannot 
afTeCl. Happy if we profit by that of 
oiImii, and make ihc caiamiiiei they 
have fulfeied a ground of cautton to 
ourfelvcil Filiittir /xp'U am mliino pt- 
ricuhfafil —" It i» nue,'' fays the in- 
geniout author, '* that the fcale on 
ihieta the tJipcrii 

fmall < 

: Gloihl, faOuoDabll ( 

pirhapa, on that 

lied to Ihew the 

ne levtral parts, anJ their 

iih each other.'' 

ainly affordi fume txfjfe for 

ifl of the people of piopcriy ia 

I, that ihev weie boiiie <Jii,vn by 

AripEi, aad tt)« uiefilUbh weight of a power )vii>ch 

I79S0 ■^""''w of ^(^ PuhltcaMnt.—lniex Indicatoriui, 


1 ::ffoit of 

ivioufly dewrminti! ihai 
apieferte their conllituimn uiouia 

be tfit&linU But DO fucll tpflIop!T CdD 

cccr l>c olTEred for chr paaple of ihU 
cnuDiiv; lE cl'C connitutlOB, and, wirh 
tVecooftiiuiieiii, ihetilxuyofGrdiiBti- 
iim, cier fall t ficiifici. ii mua be her 
DWa fiull. She bn within hctfcIC a 
ptiocipl. oftceuritv, which, ifTiKotoxif- 
iv exencd, wtU taabic her 10 riilc QUI 
iLc ftorqi lllnl rhtcllEiii to uricck her 
neighbouis. Tint ptinciple U ihc ic- 
tinc union lod (iciJjp co-opcrKion of Her boatlH 
■U ranks of people to wa-ch with viiji- empty f-unJ 
lanccind rtptefl withenurg* tht flifiht- l":'' but to U 
ili aciempl (a iotioduce thit baleful lyf- 

aGanevaniwhopiKa fmdi)' lomd hu cmu 
iTf, wb«n ha fimlt himftlf bound by bi 
duty u ID hiaomo, anil hj ibe facroJ r*(ard 
be owes to tnafa, to tnld np ilie carulu^ of 
lliai coonliy, and tbe calamiiiei that haW 
fiilowed mim it. » a ivr.inmg lo the reft of 
mankind. That duty 1 have dilchaifcd to 
the belt of TBI power, and tay painful talk 
it over. Tbe levolntlon it row complete t 
rt hat ilrendy iDiaiwd tlie general *>m of 
all fuch eveiiis ; and ihe liiftoiy of Gnieva 
will heiearitr be the hiftorf of (hit great 
10 whch ftie i^ bscoroe a latellits. 

r funs 

la fs ftorca fpice of ti^hli 
maoihi iji4 the reiululionaiy pcOilct 
reduce ilie once happy 

e of a 

and depopulaiiofi, of wliich r 
loijr affbtili'no oihei ciimple. . 

To the ptail» beftowea on tlih little 
work by an eloquent Peer <n ihc Upper 
Houfc of Parliiment we hate ooihtng 
mure to add i bui (hall eoiicluiie our re. 
' of it Willi giving our reideti^i (lod 

;iraa. i 

I >he CI 


s which the author dcdacc! fron 
whole of his nartatire, and which he 
earaeflly recommendi toiharcrbu- con- 
fidcraiion of the jieoplc of ihit country : 

" I. That a Tingle revolution, if cnmlnA- r 
ed ttrilti modt-r^ion, and not orried ti>D far, 
may fometiniej pioife Ihe foumjaliuii of li- 
berty ) but ibji a (ccood, and all Iiiculliue 
revolulioas, arc Ihe certain bane and de- 
flr^flion of it ; for, the inevitaMe crnif-- 
^uence of ail fudi evlints i> to make Il» 
I'eople indiHiirent to libeity, and indif- 
f«rcnce,weknaw, islbonliicceededbydir- 
f oA, at, difguft is eaJily iucreafeU ioio avet- 

" a. That, how*v« a naltnn may be ac- 
canOooidd to<ivil commoiioni, a revola- 
tkn, ID (he modern (enle nf the term, ia 
certainly the greateft oiil that can befal ir. 

" 3. That tbe authors of every fuch re- 
volution are uniformly the fecond viftim to 

" 4. That Ibe moral chara^er of the 
moft virluiiiu nation aflbnll no fecuritj 
rerolutionair doftrit 


We are miich ohligsd lo C. F. fi>r refer" 

ingusU>aformer volume (XXXIV. 510) 

for tbe foliiiwing exlrafl from Dr. Jontnl 

lifB'of EriCmui, which, n he obfeivei, ii 

a few lines, than all that has'beeii lately faid 
U].i.n t'w fHhieit : 

" S^lc'Jtrus Manius of Kjuii, who diad 
A. 14-6. 'laih (uA difcoverEd that thit 
verre, UtlMt m Snilam, aipiaa riian Oim- 
i^ltdiM, of PtiiUppUS Guallerus ill hjf 
jllii-aidriii.^Hce Oumm, fays bf, in hit 

ti-l Giilli dt gij)a Jiltxitdii, a ma xitgm 
1I aaiJoK Mv mm/mi IvkBI UBiiI- 

19. h 


s ft.-h 

C f.iil 

fufiend lu be prppagaled 

lefs pernicious infiuence upon its manncti 
than upon ihofe of anj Mhei' natioTi. ll is 
impoHible thatihnfe dofbinei can take roul 
m any fuch nation without prtiducing a 
eompina and r^dic^l cbanee in ilt charatier, 

■< With th^ reflexioni," eonlinun h«, 
u I f^tU clofe thit melancholy narrative ; 

about (he middle ol ih 
.We have from him, anwngft other work!) 
hit poem cntitleil jlltxtjidrih, in ten bookt, 
and not in nine as fays J. C. VofTins Di Pt- 
nil Ltlttat, p. 74. T ho verb cited nbove it 
in L.V. 30J, where the Poet, addnlliiiE 
himfelf to I^ariiu, who, flying from Alex- 
ander, fell iut« the bands <il BelTus, lays 1 
Sv> imdit mirlm, 
Rex frriiifi.f^tamr Ni/o, bn ftrJJti, mijih 
Sutm fugia\ ; htlla iiKui'ii, duti Jugh hftm. 
ineidn ilt Scyllam; lufiim vilart Cia'jidim. ■ 
Minagiana, T. iii. ijo." 

^ii "jiflf vkIi fitrJiTt, (gt. b fatlsfac- 
toidy accounted for in vol, XXXIIL p. 445. 

ACoHiTAHT RianiB wiOies to know 
whtre it a proceflion of all the Uirds of 
Parliament lo the HoufeofPeen, on horfe- 
]f Henry Vlll. i 

have a fore the diflolulioi 

liie figures bbzoneJ 


' '■'„'•' ' 

. sligious houfes. A 
de and near 10 long J 
1 their proper cclnurs. 

' ■ - .Mr. 

Allen, reflor of Torrorly, 111 Chdb re 

Mr. NicHoi-i's Report uf PriRreft in 
Lcicenerlhire in uur next. — Among Hilhop 
Mooat's MSS.atCambridgearer<>rnBriBg^ 
ments of the rei;i(teru(a LeicefterOiire ab- 
bey, prob^ihly Oiiflon. If thit can be af- 

ddcribe tba feelioEs tint rife m tba Iwfom of ctnaincd, it will be eflecmed a farau' 


^148 SeUa Poitry, AstUnt Mnd Af«i4rif,,/«r .February, 4795* 

T THE HORSE TO HIS RIDER ; Or fome grim tyrant, bent on pelf andblood, 

^Aw cLK«T wftiTTiv 611 T«c vKcqyiMT M»y tinng OD thte a proounire oU aofr; 

WAPTOM AButc oir TH« f owKfts Ao ofpt-cad cripples Cell tboe fram his tttid* 

«v THAT iroBi.B AMiMAL. TooKetcbocoUier'sortbetand-iiiaQ'srage. 

CEASE, Matter, ccafe, a little mercy lend, ^fil dofi thoa paufo-^hy beef forget its 

Kor thus my reekiaj^ fides inceflaot ftroke — 

' !by! [friend, 'Tis now too late to call the deed accurft I 

Let thy ftiarp fconrge my laboring booes be- Mercy too late has in thy heart awoke, 

Nor thus my eflbrts cruelly re^y f My eyes grow dim, my mighty heart is 

Siace roorniog's dawn near ^rfcore miles barnl 

i*ve ({>ed, ^ Farewell alfe6Ud by my mournful tale, 

And diy's meridian fcarcely now is o'er ; Some brtaib m^ Isel the keenneOi of re* 

OhIJletmef«ek,nearyoilderale-honfe(hed, morfet , 

Th^t lowly ftable's bufpitabte door ! And, ihould my fa|e but torn Compaffion*! 

AtHl njnft Ip«fsjt ? Oh ! my tremWinglimb^, ^ f J^Jace may Ueis th. Dying Horfe, 

Yc foon hcneaih your cruel l«)ad muft fink ; . • ' ^^ ^ MEYLER 

My brain e'en now tnfatnttlclirium fwims, * '^ *** ' 

For life £aft verges to dipAruAioa's brink. *-*"^~ 

Bred in thy fields, I knew thy prefence well, PD Y L L I U M. 

' And ever rsUi thy in»oothing hand to greet % ^ ^^^^ c^mme ity on a peu> 

•Then friflt'd along the daify-fprinked dell, A LONG the margin of the tranqu'd feay 

To fhew thee early that my powVs were t\^ As ftray'd the ftepsof youthful Glycftra, 

fleet. Tiiat air that beams of fpdng, that radiant 

To pleafe thy fancy* I with patience bent mien, 

My velvet car to meet tlie iron's heat. The Gracdsfaw,and took her for tlieir Queen. 

'And dl the tort'ring whims which^men in- No«r wherefhemovestheir ready duties wait, 

yent, fplete. And with obfequious homage page herdate; 

To tame apd Aape « to their ends com- Whene'er the todet calk, their pleiOng care 

yed in\hy paftare; \ w^ ^r^ul fpeed Sprcads^^ light robe, ,od forms her fluwing 

, ' Haw? be^n the forwo^ w^h the tunefol Qr, when (he fwims t|»e dance's eafy maze, 

pafk^ l^ioipede, with brea'hing elegance each charm arrays; 

Jfor bdl, nor h«dge, "or ^^» ^"W «'cr wherr-. 'erfliiirelds, their happieft aids pee; 

6u;oer Ibroujhtthcconmyuithfulback. . gj^ ^^^ '^^ ^ * 

When late at marts and taverns thou haft ftaid, Love in her form, and all her motions guide. 

. Thy fenfe unequal to dircft the road, " Hafte i fly I my train of Loves," fair 

O'er the dark heath— through rutted lanes Cypria cries, [fkies. 

I've netgh'd, " Bring back ths fiijitives." They quit the 

And bore in fafety home my drowfy load. But when they faw that pomp of charms, 

Oft my dear Miftrcfshavc I drawn with that face, [grace; 

gjfg [fchool, That vernal prime's foft %\6v and op ning 

With her'fweet brood to join the village- Frclh as when firil the bluOiing queen of 

And thought myfelf full proud wl>en (he . Way . ■ ^ , , 

wrivild fpare [Fool !" H df yields her unfunn'd beauties to the day, 

One look, one pat, or call me her " poor The lovelieft daughter of the Spring— that 

With fuch a charge (or wo, Ids I had not feU, ^,„, ^g^ ^ .ttraftiviTpoJ^' 

N^r g>v'n alarm to ihofe fo dear to thee- ^^ \^^ ^ »^ ^^^ J, cncfhanting reign 

Then let compafTiun m thy hofom d we 1, yields to revive, and (hin. and cha. m agfin, 

Nor furious tijus increaie my mucry I a i.. -.« „ u . /: n. t • 

X wi n.»iv# svxf J J Alternate J as by morns nrft cheering ray, 

Oh! ifintemperanccinhcrwildeft hours Now thrills the hov'ring lark his fpr.ghtly 

Has urg'd thee to propofe the cruel bcr, ' lay, 

My once kiAd Mailer} Itrain no more i my Now ccafinfj, Philomers refponfive throat 

pow'rs, [fee. £n liquid fwee'tnefs rtecps her dulcet na*.cj — 

They fail beneath the arduous Uflc that's But when fh-y heard the accents of her 

If true the doftrine which foiTiefage!. hold, „. '?"^.V\ u .. , •. . ^T^? 

Of trnnfmigratio.i> juft nnd venscful fate, Where hvclieft thought and miKl perluaftoti 

Oh ! think what horror will thy pagb nnfoM, T<. a.d the fpeAmg luft, e <»f h«r eyes, 

How wilt thou fuffer in thine nher'd (late I With all that charms the gay and wins the 

wife ; 

This day*s hafe adlion then thidl rife in awe. The nian<'a*.6 quite forgot, they join her train. 

And doom thee to fome pahnieiM Afs*s The willing fnbje6ls of her gentle reign ; 

lot, [raw, And now flie holds a juft unriv^^l'd throne, 

Thy fides half fam^fh'd, and thy hack half With cv'ry Lo'vc and e/ry Grace her own. 

• Standing ncgleded near tbyJMafter's cot, , ; ? j g Fiilry, ^«<iV»l ttd MiMn, fir Ylhratij, 1795, |4} 

ThiSTolililea* wind, 
la that the ttKM|ht[iil minj, 
lodiit titt likcneb fiilt. 

1'S both we fee md prize 
Theluftrenf TOur,eje>, 
The>tik«ne(l bere pienili ; 
This knows her pon'rto kitl, 
Tbe odxirdoiditf b«r ftUli ' 
. . U. 
Lon ill jnu lotrip tan fric'ilp 
In e*cli 1u» <l«t> ire rl-ic^ 

Tha likcoE&bsce |>Te*ait* ) 
Tbii liiQS 11^ fatal dan, 
f but fparei Iti0 leiukr \tait, 
In Ihii tlie likened &iu. 

Thil tolls the ar 

■That heavet ihe lender (igh) 

In this Hie likentb blj. 
For love «ai MOderod'^ 

Tlie llkcncft here prevails 
y/hilfl thu iu ardnor knowii 
li^thai f.-fi piflian gtowi. 

la ihis Ihe Irkencfc faiil.- 

A thDDfand fuitoi ) eofm 
Of both [0 Teek their iIudid, 

T,he Uheoeis here prBiails j 
This would ibe H brile enctiUDi 
That hooes mt heart to gain. 

In this Uie Ukeneft fuili. 
In bothaloTor might 
Se chirm'il »iili toftdelitht. 

The bkenels hue pievaili i 
From this love's iranf ports wild, 
TnuD ibat ihe joys more mild. 

In this the liksueft ^ils.' 
VII.. . 
yabwh, we njuft canfefc, 
Tb' enlighten'd mind iwHels, 

The likencli here prevails ; 
T}i>i l.biiik> iiu>n bliUieand gajr, 
The OLhTir i'itKiVj, 

In. (bis the Uunefi fails. 


difteiBnl Ught, ' ' 
Xcf'iile the fjme deliEht, 

The likenefi l«rs prevailsj 
This Ihews a fpoiiive mind, 
"t hai judgement mnie refio'd, 
^ In tifis the likenelt f^lt. 
U'hal grace tppoara in each, 
|Vba(Cl»'msue in yoor (peech I 

Whoe'er darM brave your axna, 
Muii fall beaealh jawi charms. 

The likeneb here prevails; 
This de^s her dans arcuml. 
That (paf«, re* give) thewonnd^ - 

la this the likcneri tul*. 
Each knnvn liuw locommeod 
PlBifure, iheir common ftienJ, 

The likericli here prevjilt | 
While this devours with haDe, 
Thai's raliirx'''<" lade, 

In tlus the Ukeneli f jils. 
XI T. 
Ye holh enj'ny tti« Jit 
Topleife the hii]i];i[| heart. 

The likenel; here prevailli 
The Imiirieiit iile^raje rhis, 
Thil gi^K perpe;ii.(l hlif;, 
In thi^ tlu likeiiTk fails. 
The greateftjciy 


THOUGH dx boaft* afl heav'o^ fMS. 
Where wantons ev'ry blooming gric^ 
The ruby Up, the fparklmg tjc. 
The rpe^king glance, and melting Hgbi 
Loft 10 the graced of tiK mind, 
Her fading falters fjll to bind ; 
She lig'iis Ihe torch oF wild delire^ 
Whuh fiercely burns, hut foon expirt*. 

Though, ikiil'd in Learning's mazy lor^ 
Afpiring Celia dfrft explore 
The irackUfs heav'ns uiibautideJ way, 
And tell where ev^y orb fiiall ftiay t' 
Thoiish bleft wijii more th^n moital firefa 
ShefinKSandeiiVy Mufeinfpi'esj 
If hemiiy Chiim i>o mingled part, 
Shcg'insihe heait, hntnoc tbBtieatt. 

'But i( in ono.h'sli-fa«our'd maid 
Wlfdom and Gricc are both difplaj'd I 
If, while we melt in beauty's lai. 
Her hfmey'H lip' confirm her (way j 
B'lOnd at her (set ioliftifgtier, 
Ihe foul a willing c!ipii™ lies. 
O Ste^h, with aHf|>Jeious briiw 
Regard thy Qavc— fiir (uch ait thou 1 


4j^ SiUa Putryt Jnt'ient and Madirn, fn Febrti'ary, 1555. 

JE voui reoJs milk at mills ie*fxi de U Ccf <l*l.c»ux iranfpoiti, 

bonie ivec Uquelle voi» awi dUEti^ a^ Doivin; lui cmitcr itt larmoi 

cucillir ma leure, e( de looCMtei honneletil De roupiri, tX ' '- ' 

doot viHii avei bien iouId me coirAlcr. 
Fermeun-moi de vout afliiror, tree le n 

Et de rcmords I 
rjiiH point U lonpeie. 

f pea le (dus prabod, que Tout d »vei pu £, j. ^ Voil qui I'apr&B ; 

fna fliue renfiblemcnL Mai!, 
du ctKiir, ja (ills AoS'^ill mm p» de luuf- 
faiice a 1> Teril^, mail dcciriAite : h£)4i, 
je Ic (uij encor* a plus juOe litre) Oui, 
patria MecennoilTanie et ingraie, qua )*ai 
iervieavec tint lie fiJjIiU: patrie, qoe j'li 
tint ttiint, ei pour qui ye nne fuii (i (bavent 
cxpoft lu foil 1; plus irillE : par qui, enfin, 

£a age fKlUBC daoa la pork 

ir mx cndnAioo da 

!t J« 

exile, n r 

coiifoir, enredfchifikntqQt 

L3/ LihrtM, ihi filam falria, 
yoot voOdrezhien, Mimfieur, reniercier, 
de ma pari, vfiire induAeur; Ml pctiie 
bagvclle pUira, {teul- Jtie, pliuque jamais, 
puifqu'ilnoui ena donn£ noe tradnftion fi 
axceilBnta. Jc voiis aavoya, ici, une tra- 
doAion' libre d' Horace : et Toui bai(e let 
maim. Je fuis, Monlieur, avec r^cco- 
nu&uice, <ilu.n u^ hunbla ferviienr, 

. jAii.nii Di Mbimiii. 

TANTOT on Toui prend pour r Amour, 

Et lMt6t'poiir (a mere : 
Foor rout, je change, en intoic jonr, 

Degnili, d^ carafieret 
Suiu niille formaf, loot 1 tour, 

Voui ivez I'ln de pUirfc 

Votre £p£e, atinable (uerrier, 

Me cauli pcu d'alUnnei i 
Voui avez, lentil Cheralier, * 

Deplus puiKantea annas; 
£t ce font, man hrave ol%dar, 

Voi yeus tempUs de charmot. 

in engager } 
Qii'iten content detiii-mime 

QuM cfl enekant^ de toi 1 
11 crOil que k bieti Cupreme 

Lnin de lui |>Mtrr cnvi^ 
Jo Upbiiis, el i/ji pai lort: 

II n< 

in tard. 

11 eroil que dans ion l^mKige 

L'ano'apubmolndie part. 
II comptelur les pTomi'lTcs, 

Sur tEi pleuri, fur tet ferment, 
Sur CCS pel ftJc caredet 

Qu'i|tiouvent touides stnani. 
II croit que ton (Kur fideQa 

N'aiiAera jamau que lui, 
Qu'il le verra toujoini belle, 
, ^mme tl le tdiC aujouid'huU 


De faire des hommei au roi, 

Plul^l que d'en delniire. 

Encore me chaofon, et jc fiaif. 


II Faui panir, 
Et (uJTre Bel lone. 
A regret je I'ubandoi 

Mait le devoir m'a 
JeCDUiiab glaire, 

Seche let pleun, compte f>ir ma foil 
To me vorrns, apiii la viaoiiT, 

Toiijout fidela, ca plus digue d« loi, 
Toi, tils dc Cylhere, 

Vui, (iuu comrotnt, 
Qii'un devoir auQerc, 
Malgre nton arJeor fincere. 

Me fail qultier de« plai&n fi dome. 
Epns dew mere, 

Ainfi jadic la Dieu det comhatc ' 
L'abandUDnoit on lams pour la Euetre, 

El nynioiLiriimriicr d«u in hm. 

^^ J.M. 

$fk^ PM»7» JhuiiHt (md Modirn^ fvr February^ 17^ jt 151 



^3*iiobt|i'la7. 91CIMBIR24, 1794. 

■Y »A¥II» tAMWBlL. 

ON Norway's bleak and nigged (bore. 
In concert with old Ocean's roar, 
1 ^iye to waike the lyre ; 
Attboogh tb^edark and frosen .ikies 
Forbid the Man of Rhiine to rifo " 
And cafecb ceieftial fire. 

Tboo gloomy Oenios of the North, 
Let all thy Ihaggy bean cdme forth 

From out their drear abode I 
And let thy Wolves, at midnight's noon, 
Forbear to bowl yon rifing moon. 

But liAen to my ode. 

Around the Scald *, who rudely iings. 
The half-year's night her mantle flings, 

And wraps bina in the dark \ 
The fnn is gone his SwHiiern rout. 
Our purfer's candles are burnt out, 

Extinguilh'd Co a fpark. 

While thus forf^ken by the Ton 
We croife for Fr«irZi«K»— «r iixfun^ 

And dance the hajp^ together; 
The fport of waters and the wind, , 
No Sow Cu/ortes or ftm we find, 

But winter and rough weatlier. 

Ye Hags, in Lapland caves who dwd'y 
And boaft propitious gales to fdll 

To feameo for their ricli^y 
Give us a wind for England fit, 
We'll give you drafts on BlI/j Pitt^ 

Ifc facrilegious ■ 

We'll give, befides, the mtrd'rtr'tfatf 
And finger of hirtb-ftrangUd bratf 

Untimely doom'd to die ; 
But» if with more regard ye view 
The liver tf blafpbeming ynv. 

Duke's place f (ball that fupply. 

O grant us then to leave this coa{^, 
Where we have long been tempcftj^oft, 

Depriv'd (»f chearful day I 
The gallant failor's fpirits flaj:, 
For, not one foul infernal hag 

Will fpced him on his way. 

Then hail, New Moon, the ppet*s friend i 
Our wearied hopes muft now depend 

On thy renafcent Ight ; 
O calm the ocean and the air. 
Convert this ajverfe wind to fair, • 

And gild our polar night I 

So may Endymion faithful prove 
On Laimo5, and return thy love. 

Soft regent of the main ! 
And long uiirival'd m;)y(>thuu keep 
The fov'reign empire of the deep. 

And ev'ry poet*s brain ! 

^ly I ■—■■.■■ ■■■ »■■■■■■ illl^l Mii^^^^W^W^i— M^ 

♦ A Konhern bard. 

f The chief afylum of the Children of 
Urael in our laud. 

For me, of Cambrian lineage fprung^ 
Soon as I fe^ thy bow new-ftrung, 

I blefs the light divine ; 
And the firft off* ring that I bear 
Confeiies thy maternal care. 

This mooo^ftmck Ode of ihint^ 

And, lo l|obeying Dian's will, 
Aufpicious winds ^ our canvas fill^ 

Of which the failor brags ; 
Divining, as he quaffs his grog, 
Thofe breezes— un prop! ictic dog- 
Were fent by Lapland hags. 

Bnt thy propitious aid alone, 

Cbafte Cynthia, (hall thy votary own^ 

Who like a feercfp'es' 
(When failor's vifion, overcaft. 
Can fee no higher than the mafl) 

The fecrets of the fuet. 



WHERE aged lOier's waters ftnw. 
And (okmn rocks and Cow 'ring treat 
The folitary fifhcr fees, 

Sailing at filent eve below ; 
By awe-Aruck ObntemplaiiQn led, 
I bend before the mighty dead. 

For, Mcm'ry here, on fculptur'd ftone, • 
Hath cnrv'd immortal Tiaja/s name, 
Sacred'to* Virtue and to Fnmp, j 

Yet to the neighbouring bnd f unknown I 
Fo', Fame and Viitue ne'er abide 
With tyrants in \inletier*d prit'e. 

Hai', Patriot I Hero I Statefman ! S^e I 
Whofe breaft, though manly glery fir'd, 
Still meek Philofophy infpir'd, 

No prey to m^d Ambition's rage \ 
Thou badit imperial Rome no more 
Her fafces' faded poW'r deplore. ' 

O may the Mufe, whofe honeft praife 
Flows free and uncontrord to thee, 
Ne'er meanly bend llie fupple k^ee 

Where Flatt'ry pours her venal lays| 
Nor e'er deha&'d in evil hour { 

Incenfe the Ihrine of living pow'r.. 

* On Chriilmaf^-.lay, the wind, which 
had blown almoA a couflant gale ^rom the 
South for above fix weeks, changed in our 
favour, and continued fo'till our fquadriWi 
arrived in the Downs.— Ard, let me add, 
Ihi' ftir wind proved, in fucli a fiiuation, 
as fumptuotis a treat to us all (down frohi 
the Aiiniir;)!, who had only fah beaf on his 
table, I »> the common (ailor, who* 
ihing brttti) «s to our jovial friends in Eng- 
land were the (uriweys, chiues, &c. fmoking 
that day on their bo.'.rd.<. — Few fhips hi^ve 
exp."i ienced Inch a long continuance of un-* 
•varifd Jhrmy 'wcatber^ and nooe| perhaps, 
not:e ever cruifed in'fuch high latuuJes m 
the ilep.h of u inter. 

f iurkey. 


ELEOY, so NN B T. 

aKTHiuATiitv.R.cijiis ovfcoriTatr. ^^ to— — • 

(SeeourKrefertnioiilh'iCftiUiry.) 'T'llE «^ry irav-IIer on tonely 

,. ..J .. ^ J .. ^ ^ A* ttn h«irft win* w?[h miJtllclit 3»ii- 

Hw *d ih« r>«l iheVitwomnSJurn, „„ i. ,„ f„ oft, rtiBudo-tvftl* gleam 

And pour Iheir fonows oer hu um ! s„„„ ,^1^^^ ,ij,„_ ^herly redoubling bifU, 

_ „„. , , F»A«ci«. FancTlketohlhemlbl erf repoft, 

QWEET Muf. of Pur, '«• ihy n>eli.ns s„ „„J, .^^^ „„iifl „J"g,i„' „.„ 

O ariml mybreaft. 

From iLelliroOj-J (M«f of bufy life I lum MJsfprr..o?'s! objcft, fdrt d«pre&-fl, 

To«ber*yonorph»r<am,»p«.fi»Blra.n, Lif^*n*ks»-'iChenmpli<;M«d woe.! 

Where woumleJ FneniUhip cUfuith' uo- , ',. 

limelr orn. ^°"' *^^;|;*^ "^ '*« ""'^''' ' '^ "'""' '*^ 

Stehow Ibd bends o'er Ciibb't kuiwnRd .pKitorsElminal claiming tliral(lDm'E.ri^i, 

t<m\h, Like the eiictuutnienl pow'rlul of ihiiie 

Fallen in hii prinw ! Dm Icatten all oroand eyr, FffioiU 

Tin flion-Iiv'ii hope! (ih ! widiM'd in (hoir The llirine where Hope baih 1^1.1 ili- ■ ■- 


in ihcdrsarieU hour, doilj feem a ray 

0((bcBlio,.,bTllwh,b3r=mdour,sn>waU ^,,;, ^„^f^ fp„i,s wilhwialory fway 1 
Hk-waj IhJ r"'ft =«h gift (liat naturepvo LesJuii-JIuii. J. H. 

SliHtoi8om witHearoinBtftilJioifccaiei ~^— 

OfTainiuitiori^nocriMeliiiitllive, SONNET, 

No bold nlfbnier oF Sife pedant's cliur. to thk kiv, w, m. bowlei. 

Brittle pwe zeal Reltgion's pith tolroid i TJARD, iDudiaJTiii'J 

The viiiuous deed that earn'd, but alk'd Jj ' " 
nol, fane, 
Nor ithe'noRiber'dwiihih'antioaour'd dead. 

Nor (ball OUiVHtn'iAadainTolve his nana. nng, 

Wtal .ho«(h for hiM ««, maufolean pile ^'■'''"^ ^P"*?' «1'!''P'=" 'ove lo courtly May,<«,fesh«rBl SDOthinjllie mix d aiiniely of djy. 
What though no veiul bard*. elcElic flyle """? L '"' *'"" * HiouslUs, baft of- 


" IrTiplore ihc paffitif tribute of a (e^r ;" 

f< „ 
The iiissntaiioni of a diip'd hearr, cling 
"Yet, where the tnodeft ftooe recordi his To wiiard wwhh^ a! fjy-likc accent; fiy, 

_. ?-'.' i „ K.- _ - , , . r a " ArieH thy hallow'd wand t;in charms iTe- 

FnendftipAalloftmmovmKfa-lncfsfttay, ,.^-/^ ,^^^j , tor which. 

And oil h^Mesaflefling til. relate, „ y^ ^^^^^^ ,^i, „,n„hleft (pell.--Poor 

A,hcrftowfool[lep.p.efilU uiicotifcous Jre liffl deay.bids.midft berci™caft 

For, many a piercing pang heknewtoprore, Tlie Mnte loftud Hiyname, immortJ! prise ! 
Thefconiof pride to meet, the bigot's GraiiCodc'i mite wonldtliy (pieid bays en- 
rich t— [runs! 
Thos lo the main fome vagrant riv let 
O^i^Hfirat. , J. fl. 

innkind, tRahiljiTion qF THt ia-tin . 

s defpotic »»toiiAM p di. 

T<rt«ouWR^%onf«ilhebisgen'ro.ismind, 0"" '^'"-^ <Jrf »'«.-- «.i.»««(,V/«(../> 
■ And paint Mie r;idi3Rce of her -olden age. dttmntdm^,t§,nii, .it.y. 

Weftagel the theme of Judah's haliow-d \ y( RS. Tip,.Je, w^cU nam'd nDmherloi-e 

WhenTnHh-sbriEUcrunlh^llrireooev'.y Who of wine alway. full, y« hjd never 

VSltue with Pe«e divide hot emnl reign, Wl"ift ""^'"E » 'erfy, cf courfe rather 

For, rude Injuftice fliaU ufurp no i ''■""'' 

And when, the Ouulei of mortal night with- Tliough in water Ifae fwill'd of a 

His tcirohfti.ittwdcome life's ce'ellial day, Yet 'tis faid fhe went down with her fp iris 
Tbe eye, that clui'd on truih's juft optiiii.g For her carelefs Jerariure this reafon they 

verfet,— to ih-hrnom (he fnnk. 

Shall meet earapmr'd her meiidian rsr. Thai fhe ihotighi tlie blift equal to rfr/ii oi 


t 'S3 1 


jfff,t-r* I[ E form ot ih« D«iw f.ti il-u- ■ ir.- lis i^lace fliall be fupp]ie,l t.y TH-fhe' 

1. X iirtiinsthcawc-ira.'e.H/'jitiEhwii C, ^ii. ift, o,;e of Poles and 

rcfrtreJ lolhe Commmecof Pii'l.c (.jfe:y, Coiirsiif Jmiite, etwEf.I wi-.l, pr.i;i:i,5 :r.a 

wjs prefculml md pafled in the rullnwxis pnhlilhiiiR l..w>, aai x/'M\ il.e fc r ~i(| 

term; One of p„Wir Inftroiiion, d.ari;. J. iviifi 

" ThelLtvety of>Ifgro"')>'>o1ifl«>4>' '<* '''"■''«5t«'i<''11icfuperini<;iiJjiitct'f !,tiir>ls, 

coiireqaciice, tbi Cuiivmlion ilicrcei, ThM weiElit^ me'fure', rpe£)acU<, ^init nriirnil 

all the inhshitanls of [hs tolinii*, wlu'evw fellivnls.— jj, One of Abi-,cuIlitc .m J Arst 

heihritcol'jur, jib French oiiien', TLef iharfeJ wlih rui al <B™.i«my a.i J mcdiaiiic 

null er«oj Jl ihe rigliu, beloujiug to tliit an* — 41I1. One of Oimmerce and Provi- 

.title" , £""!( (laife.l with iiiierii>r cirtulation, 

Sevcril Commantf in tlte neiglilwnrbood Tm* ei>mni'inon slone llMlll>ave ihe lialtf 

of e>i» (ongtjiulWfJ the Cmivcntion in ofprs-empiion.— 5111, Onaof l-ubfit Wiwk^ 

the new difcDveha refi^Sing Ihe conrjuutf clu]'ge<l ivith making .loJ rrr:iiiii>Erii,i.'$ 

^Bninll liberty. nunurainl!, pi.rt;, &c.— fill), Cii: of Pul>' 

Tl.e Ptettitnt — " S« affiireil, Ciliien', I": Succoiii-.— 7t1i, Oneof Firi-ince, clrir-Bj 

■hat there neverwill be in France, K'OJi wiih Joroaini ar.l cmirihution! !i1i, One 

Diftntor, Triumviis, nor Pt .tBei.iti. We of Trmfponj and Polls, cln'^eil wiih miiL- 

eaihwear a poisniirJ to be plurge.' into i^iT <:on>m-j, fcc— jth, Oneof Movemcms 

the heirluf Ihe iicft DmiiiiiMor wlv> [hall of Land F<.rce$, charged wlih the levy o( 

liva parriciilalhatidonChelUltiecif Uhctty. t'oops nnj [tie direciiun of ;irmie<.-'iot)i. 

Virtue and probity are not idle wordi. f^nr tif Mirine, cUargiJ wirh ihe levy of 

There are hyiK'crilei in victW u u*Il »! in feameii, culonief, &c —1 ill., (Me of Arml 

pittio-.irmg bui t'l'V ililll be unffiiiAud. and GiinpuKdei. — mh. Qua of Forei"!! 

[r ,. r,„. ,.. rv... ,1.,. np Ktwli iiuife!vB«, AtFjirt and Cuftom!, " 

h- '■■ ;■ '■ ]■' iNi'h aia .nviriaSlfl. III. EigliL of iliele /hall cnnfift of two 

L.-. ''■■■■■ 'iu(t IkBinv, lliil ConnniLlIiuneri and an alTillaiil e^ch, the Ut- 

he haj onli'ii) ciioufc between a civic crown t-r to do (lie duty of freret.irr in.l'.ireTiivill, 

andihe (cjffuld." 1 he Comminioo) of police, Fu'-I c tiiftruc- 

HaiLloi rejd oser aEain ibe decree againft lion, and Fnteign Aff.iirs, 10 cmSA uf una 

foreflalling- Cnrnmillioner JiiJ an afiillaiH. lliat of 

Ctiarlier tliMi|hl that d*alen, inflcad of Finance tj toiifift of file tuin;nillio;iers aiiJ 

being £ned one fifth of liie prnpeify of an alTilt^int. 

, which they nfglefled to gi»e a CLrcecl ac- IV. Ihe nariim-l trcifiiry di^^U ewitiniia 

cour.I, IhouMDe pun'fhed wiih conlilcaiiuii under t'.e ni.>ii:i;enirot of il-.c C',>nv[:niion 

ohha whole. and C mmitree <.f Public S.if-n, a-i ni'iial. 

Rohefpicrie laid, Ihe objefl of the law ^'- The meni'i.^r. of IJicIb 'c.nimi.TLana 

wa> to check fraud ; not to dircniirajecom- fh.dl ha nonnn.Jtd by the Convcn i,m, o;i 

mirce. lire penally pri'pnfcd was fufficienti Ihe prcfeiit.Uion <il Ihe C.imniiiici; of ['•ih'.'.i: 

a heivier wo'.im give a handle 10 milice. S.ietv., The f :lai7 of comiiKili .iioi = ,l!i.ill 

and a mere' anl niiEhl he mined by a fingle be 11,000 I'vrf , of airiftani- ^,^r-o livru<, 

3)9 of inaJftnencr. A part of 1' e cnufpi- , and ol" e^^pluycd imJ-r ui.t 

racy fium uhtcli Libeny liad juft efca,ied biitu til .11 6,;:oi) livre>. 

was to prevent prrtmfions he.iig hrini|;ht VI. The'e Conimiflionfn fh.-.ll ^xe an 

. to Pafit, bv ilifjour'.giiig commerce. Un- accnint nfiheii- operali.Ki', d.,y bv dny, ti 

der the i.f pirfruuifm. a |)cliii<in wa< the Coinniiiii-eulPuhlicSafcit-. Flw Mem- 

■ prefcnied. praying iliat mercliaiiis miglit he hers Ikill be refponfiWa indiHiSially. Pei- 

ejieliuleJ from ^11 public funflioni. tons onipliiyed under ihem flia!! lie aoimMi- 

Carno— -' In the name of t;:e Committee ted m il-i! name of Ihe CmvoiiKiri. 
of Public Safety. 1 rfop"'ellie ahulnjin uf ,:> -V 4. Si. Jnl>, in ilie ninie of tl-s 

tlie Execuiiift Council, w!i:c:i you hive M- Cn.nmiirce of Piil.iic.-.i'd Grne1.1l Safe-y.i.. 

icidy fcltto be inc:.nrillciit wilh a R>puh- |'."lcdon llieprefentc.:cumH;L:n.j5i,fa!]/.i;s 

li«n Eoseinmeni."— Ti.e h.ill r^lbtiimed He d'ld, it.ii the wife or c'.:mil« Dtf.nuidji.i 

ventenctj of ibis reninaiM of ni.'narchy, a tV.e Ktio' u'lon.iry to i<e mjalaii'c.i, 

fyAem, of whTCh ihe (olli.ivn^j are the I!cemi|™«d ili^ liliKilion olihe C-inveirti.m 

|>Mnci|i.iLirticks, was pirp. fcJ and a^..niej to Ih^il ofiVe Rofiun feiiaie, ^mJ 

as the lorni ul re volution jry governinent prupofi-d ilie following decrC-; " 1. fne 

till peace: Revolotioniry Tribunal Ih.dl L..n'inu! lie 

I. Ttie Prorifional ExMiiive Council is proceediiiRSi.r.ainll Dantoii, 1 atn-s.C, 

fupprelfed, 35 well as ' lie fit -Vlinifters ivlio and other, iriiiliciiej in iItc f im.-- iorifp;i;,cy. 

compofcii. Th'.-ir hmclion] flull cajfe on 1. The Pi<;rideiii of ili« i'libnnJ i]i ]U.>ii- 

11 e id Floreil [April lOlli). ploy all il,u uicaiiS tommiltgj ;o h';n Ly li! 

CiM. Mac. iii;:«iy, lyjj. law 

■« < ^ 

154 Proceidlngs of thi National QoTuvMitm in France. [Feb. 

Iaw to make the aathority refpedted with 
^hich he is entnilled* 3. Whoever (hall 
infult the national juftice, (hall not be heard, 
but be tried immediately." 

BillauJ Varennes. *' Before this decree 
is pafled, I demand the Convention (hould 
hear the reading of a letter received by the 
Committee, .from the Admi«»iftraiion of 
Police. It will fee how lihertv is threatened, 
and the intimacy which fuhfiAs between the 
coafpirators now before the Tribunal and 
thofe in the prifons. 

" Conamm of Part's^ April 4. 

** We, Adminiftrators of the Department 
of Police, in confcquence of a letter received 
from the keeper of the Luximbiirg prifon, 
went thither, where there appeared before us 
Citizen Da Flottc, formerly Miniltcr of the 
Republic at Florence, who declared tt> us, 
that^ being in the chamber of Arthur Dillon 
the preceding evening, the latter told him, 
that Dantooj Lecroix, a"d others, had that 
day declare, Jbeforethe Revuluii«jnir^ Tri- 
bunal, that they would anfwer uo queftions 
but in Che prefence of Robefpicrre, Eiinere, 
abd Sc. ]w% their accufers $ that the people 
were much pleafed w>th this deteitnination s 
that the Jury was embarrafifeJ how to pro- 

Vadier— " They calumniate your Commit-< 
tees, they fpeak of arbitrary power, and of 
a DtAator. We can anfwer this, in a few 
words. Examine the whole tenor of our 
life, and pronounce. For mjr part, I fwear 
here, that if there were a, member who 
would ufurp but for an inf^ant the fovercign 
power, though old age has chilled my vigour, 
yet would I (tab him m this Hall ! " 

Couihon moved, that every Deputy be 
bound to give an account of his former and 
prefent' fortune, and that each of them de- 
clare that the National vengeance do Ihnke 
his head if he iropofes on the nation. This 
motion was unanimoufly decreed. The real 
form of the decree is to be prefented to-mor- 
row by the Committee of Public Welftirc. 

CoiiChon alfo propofcd to renewthe pro- 
pofttion aheady conreor.Jted, that every free- 
man who (hall mike an attempt upon the 
Rights of Che people (ball be put to death by 
Freemen. — Applaufe. 

j^pail I X. The Hall was extremely full 
of Member;, on account of the promifed re- 
port of the Committee of Public Safety oq 
the Police of the Republic. 

Couthon obfcrved, that the report on the 
general Police of the Republic muft be delay- 

ceed ; anid that it was feared the Committee ed, in confeqiienoe of new fad', which caU 

of Public Safety would order all thi prifoners 
to be madacred, (or fear they ihould create 
an infurreAon. Dillon added, that he had 
concerted means with Simon to bribe the 
keepers} that the wife of Defmoulins was to 
diftribute 1000 crownstathe mob to furround 
the Revolutienary Tribunal ; and, in (hort, 
that a popular infurredion was to be excited 
in order to releafe the prifoners. La Flot?c 
added, that Dillon wifhed very much 
he (hould enter into tliis confpiracy." This 
declaration being figued by La Flote, the 
decree propofed by St. Juft was adopted. 

Robefpierre moved, tlie letter and re- 
port of St. Juft he fent to the Revolutionary 
Tribunal, and read alouJ in open Court. — 

jlptiL 5. Couthon—" We are here to 
give you fome particulars refpcfting what 
happened yerterJay b-*ft)re the R«volutionary 
Tribunal, where Vadier and 1 were prefeiu 

led for meafures that could not have been 
forefeen, and which required exemplary 
punifhments, lo prove to die univerfe that 
the Convention had not in vain inade virtue 
and probity the Order of the Day. <« This 
Report," exclaimed Couthon, J|* will be fol- 
lowed by feveral others. Your Committee 
has found, that the adoption of a more ex- 
tt-nfive fvftemwill be necellary. Alrc.idy 
have you overwhelmed alarming confpinicics, 
but you have not yet completed the dtfcharge 
of your dutv. A U f;rts of crimes have beeo 
let lo »fe ajainft the Rrpublic The Republic 
therefore flioulJ iiiflidt lignal punifhments 
on all forts of crimes. Attempts have been 
made to corrupt the morals of the people, 
and to poifon the ftream of national felicity. 
But we have purified the fourcc, and there 
are among us now only zcdjus defenders of 
the Republic and real friends of the People. 
(Loud plaudits). It becomes the dignity 

without being fccn. The ronfpirators faid, of the National Rcprefentation to ertablifli a 

that nothing was more glorious than to con*- government as ftable as it is dignified, let 

fpire againft a Government which confpircs. u*; labour inccffantly to draw the fccondary 

I>anton even had the audacity to fling little authorities to one common centre. Let us 

balls in the faces of the Judges. Meanwhile, dire<fl all our thoughts and affe«5lions to one 

Simon, Thuoret, and Dillon, in the prifon common end, ths iuppin;fs of the people of 

of the Luxemburg, efcorted by their military France. Such are Hie principal bafis ou 

fellow-prifoners, were waiting the moment which the report of the Commiiice reds— 

to break tlieir chains, to fcize the avenues but tliat Committee will not perform their 

to the Committees ot Public Welfare and duty partially — rhey will unite \\\ one p<Mnt 

General Safety, to butcher their members, all thofe principles which rel.iie to theHafely 

and to infli6l the, f.«me barbarity on the pa- of tlie People.** 

triots of Paris, and on the Re oluiionary Aptil 11. The following decrees were 

Tribunal; then, taking the fon of Capet read and adopt4ed. The National Con venrion, 

from the Temple, they were to have put after having heard the report of its Committee 

him into the arms of DanDm, who was to of Legillation on the letter of the Mini Iter of 

prcfcat to the people their new defpoi." Juflice, and various petitions, 3cc. relative 


1795I P"''!i'' /"w/A/Mw, — R«««^ ^French a/Sierra LMiie. 155 

Id iM pmifliRKm to be inllifted on tlM>fc <hi|H, friptes, &C A miliUry fchcwl is (o 

wbo OmdU larboar or conceal acc'eriadio, 'b« •(UbMhed, under (he illreitinn nf Eiiro- 

fu^aA lo t:>nMbnicn[, or who haJ irKuncJ pean ofTicTi, ami i«p<itc T^ivS, thjl not oa\j 

_ thapuniOinMatofdMai. i. lhe lime » p.iper-niill is lu h« er.-fled, but alfathat 

ofUiepuhhcadooof the law of 30 Vende- the late piiniins-nDlce isto bere-eftablthed. 

initirt, CMcamii^ ^cclefuftics fa^tit to Cvt/UHiin-fU Drt. 16. The Pnrte '\» im- 

Innibiiwaii ml in execution nf tin i7ih pi-nving ill mili'iirf, at well in Ma u in iti 

(Tticle of that Uw, tnch perfonj at fh:Hi be Eiiri<pt.n goveninienti. Offieen of Janif- 

fouod (iiirtjr of concealing anj ccclefialiic, faric have been difpiuehed tu all (he PachaCf 

fubjeS to biniOimcal or r<r£iitfian, k'.. Iball i<i fee that they f irniOi tiieir contiiigencri (a 

■, V . . I . :, t'l'oni (ha (hxi the iroops may be ready 10 march oa 

{< . .1 : >iiid|aiitT the firft notice. Thtworiii an the Canal 

ot,.'!.-., ..'I- ]. '. ' . : I':' ^1 wj the pd- On thehlack fea are giin;oo brilLly. 

nilhmei.l>eJ ni ili: former »rticl«, — 

a. i. Tlib SiKRji LiOHi. 
g bulUtin of 

Adecree^lfo [tailed relative (n [he new g\uii, aad50<rnieni Vigilance, ofi4gum, 

paper -rti »hic)i tlie Uws are in fuiuie lo be and 300 men i La Ffliciii, of *o gimt, and 

grnmiid. iSanien; La Pervie, I'.f iS gun', im) no 

Anemberobferved, that itwuabralotelr men; and L> Mucine, of 11 guni, and i3o 

necefbi; tliat the penal cnili! IhiiilJ he uni- men, approiclied the town of Sierra Leone, 

Aim.' Perfuni in une department Are led lo Under Ene'ifh colooiii and, immoleftMl, 

tlie fcalEiliI fur the cimtnitruin of a crime, diew op before it in fnch a manner *i lu 

. Ktio, in another, wnu'd Vf-e been puniltieil conuoand every Itreel and a'ley in it, when 

only by hanilhrawi', nr imprit'moient It iheyhoifted tlieirown ciitoiirs, andcommen- 

certainly iittie inlem^oii of the Omventioa ccd a heavy ^iianaite. The inhabitant!, 

IbM ihefe •'iftiatii'iiii IhuiiUI not ex>ft- unable to refill lb Formidable a fo'ce, Aruck 

They are (he linirce of m">ftnHii abufei. iheii' flag; biBtwo of thefrig,iic<, r^ardlafi 

** [ move, thercfiire, that (he Cumrailli'in of (hi* fuhmilTirin, ciminued t'leir fire Ibr 

of emltranu make a repon on the (uhieft ' nearly two hogrs ^i^ier, rikmg eveijr flrert 

in three dayt. U certainly ii cruel to Ihed with grape^fbot. The French then landed, 

the btom! of a man wUute crime meriU ooljr and began to plunder fncli houfes aj remain* 

baninuneni " ' ed Handing, and which ilw ownitK had aban- 

The Aflembly; after thefe obfervalions, doned, and were preraiing to involve the 

direfted the report to be made in ihres djyi. whole (own in une I'Lize, when fereral of 

Read the following lerter from tlie Pupu- the free American Bl '^kt returned into it, 

larSocietyof Arcy furAuhei , tn folicit the proTervai on of Uieif dwdlinj!, 

".Dantoii, born in o'.ir Commune, is na The French Commander grajital thUr ro- 
more. Tlie RepnMic is avrnstd. His ac- qneft, .jbfcrving, Ihai his veng lanca (h ukl 
CompUco have alfo fallen under the axe of be coi>liiied (o the Uritifh fe:i'ei s, ari'^ [lien 
the law. Follow the thread of this contpi- ordered the church, the Conipjny'f ware- 
racy, — Sirilte.— It i*of niicimfequence [hit houles, and ifie houf tof eveiyV-iElilh pcr- 
the criminais are related to ui by l.Wi. fon to' he fe'. on fire. Afer thit, '»ie of 
Inferior agenla have fee ndcd the poje.'ls Ilwfr'gues proceedid up ilie river to iIm 
■gunft Libeitf, formed by 1 heir cliiefs. ifland of Banci, which they mt.cke.t for t»o 
Tiey ought to accovnt for their coiidiifl and days with nut fucceft, liiegariiro:! oftlicfurl 
' ir ridiei. Can we all'ift yuu ? Point making a ref'iluiedrfL'iii 

ox the meant, and, like yon, ue will be 
Iheguirdiaosnflihert/afWtheU^s. The 
juftice of th; people i. a leffon to" 

the bollMiii.] 

(To bt tauintd.} 

however, a fcciind fngatt 
affift-.nce of Ilie ftrft, whe. 
having withdrawn (h>^ whi 
peny from the towi', 11 e g. 
retired. Tlie French cnn 

time ihiy wooded and wa 

PoailOH^lN^ , ..„ 

Cv.JlMimfli, ■&VJ. 10. A Venetian hlf pi am a; 111.11. to.ik ^*lIll ti.em or de- 

enahLtbed here a gu-ipo»der mill, and a ftroyil n vfflil-belonein- i.nheC.nipaiiy, 

Sioniard a manufjCtaiy of f-nall arms. 10 "f t'lem frmn- IjinJun, and "ri.c«i>dal 

They sr« both complete maften of riwir down (lie cniH, nithinieitio f.„ ; n i,ko 

bufinefs, and their arms, u well ai powder, niMiner ;dl t.e firr>!h, Oulel:, and Puitii. 

are of the beft quality. An Enililb engj- guefa fetilenKni;. The Ifle of K.iarbon wae 

ncer diica^ the fiMtificaiioin of Au^pai thiir plice of dellinati^n. On their dcpar- 

generalKeller,aCerma»,hislaulyreceived liire, llie fettkis, who bad live.l in u.a 

» prefent of 30,000 pialltej.— Several woods, .indtr iL^nf, ir. relumed lo the 

Fiench emigrant!, wIk} formerly belnnied ti>wn. Dur>ng ihi< ?tick, on our p.i.i 

lolhe Royal Novy, dircA the building of unlyiwomenwerckilleJ, and fivewu.i.i^(j| 

■ • f -56 ] 


' Si.JaKtdJjt. t%. This iljv the Righl ProreiTuimo St. James's began in IhefoUow- 

Bnn. li.e Ur3 Mayor, Che AiJermen, Sht- jug,.! Je. : 

riff-, indfommunCouHtJ, nt ilia City of Six tt tlic Kiiiglt Marlliars mtn, on 

Ximilim, witilijJ upon liii Mnjcfty (t^TE hoitibiiClt, Id tlcai' tlic w«y. 

introJoceitbytijffUini in wailing) Willi their, ' Tire niiaer of ihecwemuiiiis'toacli, wild 

acUnii fjn f^j, whicli w«< I'lJb)' S,r fix h^rlct. 

Johu WSli:.™ KoCf . l^nt. Reconlcr^ " The c»ji4ilftlng Earl't eaK\ wltU fix linr- 

To whielnaatpft Ills Msjeltr '^'^T''"''"' *"■ inwhishweni the Maiflialiif the terc- 

to return the fullowins rood grjcioos moiner, 

iMfit: ' One 'of tlio AiobJfljJoi's Eciiyers, fin 

*• 1 receive with ilio gteauK pleafore linrfebMlti fa1lnw;<st liy Tcrtie fine Tiirtifh 

Ibii (nark or your itcfchiiient In my perlbn hotfo, btduEhc t)v<r ^y the Amhaffailor ?i' 
■nd Pnmil)'. an}l to i^e ^la&iiiitii'ii of ih«^ k^ pr«(eiii ta b(( Majcll} From lU Gr^nd 

Kiijgdoni, at by l^tv 'ftjhUAioJ. _Si£nii)r, vvry ricbly cxparifoned, sari Icil by 

"The affi.r<ne» cKpierteil (ly my tD)nI, Ttirkilb EropiB>. 

city of l.iuiloii, :■! l^-pmi" ihj txainonk in. A Steu-CoAth -I Wt Majaffy, in whith' 

the rr-f-nt lait and neMfT-uy wai', '"r the n-eni tlir Anibj|&d>"', the Coiiitiijllrii; £i<rl^ 

peiAia-eiii Sccuri^rand Huni'i<V''f my fiao- 'tt>e MiPer of ifie Ccfeinunirs, »ml ^igMir 

jtt, tanii^tbiil h«b''ElilT,latV''<'"'r '<"■"•" rerfi^nnl, ^rO iiiter|ii*euir t'l llie OiiojiiGn 

llwv wer» a'l recti'-fl'^e'l fi'^^'xtif, Ea-b.inV;,e'e>loflbc Anibjfi-Jor'iftiouueo, 

»iid bid tlie Jlauuur to HtU !ili Majcl^'" W»'kin7, tmir on eath fii'e liic Curriase. 

h.ind. _ ,. A ItiJmKCo»tli.of hH'Mijefly^K-ithlii: . 

Si.y:mit,;,yan 10 ,HnM«j«nvhivttn hiirfM,inw%i<riw*ii[ Malin">iid Baif Efftn- 
Beco i.|>T4led w -tiii«>int rhurSJty iK« (»<h di. S«iel»ry to tl>e ln.l>,ily, hcit^rig ilie 
of I "xi.iv fit- 'Iw Lcramxny of lH« Piiblio, AmliaKiKlnr'i U'ler ^if cioiuicr, in a ricl^ 
tiifiy, ^nd 1 ulJoiuiHwiCeof'lti Ex«ll<ncy '■— - -■-' '■-'■ ■-'—"■" '— •"-■-i..'- 1-.-. 

J'lUvf Uli.»li Kllbudi, Ambaff.ukir frum. 
^ii'dinw Kore, ib« Ea.l of Jerfry (the 
e.-ni.'Oi"Iiot.H*rl #piii>ial"i hy Ui» MJjefty), 

<>(]■■:■.., ... .-. - . ., - , ___... _.._.^ 

of nil Ex«ll<ncy btgi iiiid Mr.'LnfisiiMi, liis Majedy'i Intel- 

mbaCukir from, piriei : low (if i'i> Amb.iiT:idiir'ii foiitireni 

. ....-f. ..... «»tlii,j, (»g iBi jj(h fid* I'f The timige, 

w..:^ vt.iv>.i^.> p)v->'- , '^ ..,.,..,,„ A Uidine eviith rfl^cr tl.i^elly, wi^blix 

1 »nJ Sir Ctemrnt l^biirrtl D-nmer, Knl, boi'fti, in whwli wtnt ihrtc of ihc gwitlc- 

nalttr of thoCeremonie', protended in>itt« n)«n uf liw Privy Ciiunlwr, aiJjuiiiiieJ m, 

nf U* ItkrAy'. aatiitt, viCb fix'lioriei, MCeiid tlie aodiciiec. 

ailenJfd by C* Clantlemeu of ilie Tniy a iMdiheeimhrfJiii Royal Hitlineftiho 

CliMi^r i'l infiti i)f the Rnviil ciucbei,'lO Pcincc of Walw, witli liX horfcE. in wl.tch^ 

the k"y«l Ci/Iege at t^IieH'e;', the place, weni Tlic tbreaoUiecgeullemen uf the Fnvy 

Wiienw his M.ijcHy b^ [huught lit Uiat Cliimhn-. 

Ihe proceBitin (bnuld begin, where Field- A le*di|iE cuiich I'f his Roynl Hishnefs 

MardLl Sir George Ho* jrd, K. B. (he tlie Puke ff Yurk, wrh fix hcrfel. 

eovrmor, n« nnly nll.R^ clie si'^md. . A ieadinE couth oMii' Kuyjt Ih^linefs Ihe 

•raitniEni fur Ihe ufe of Ihe AmbdiLisbr, Dake irf Cliirenee, wlUiTix boi fci. 

on thii nceiPon, and iwi'vide^ an elcswa A leiullilgcMiih ulltls lUsnl HIghncftllia 

c«1>! collation for Jiu enlei t linnKDi ; tvt.'m Diika ofClmKener, Willi fix luirfis. ' 

faiiiirrc'nn|ilinie"l _lo Ihs Amb.-iAidor, rc- Tho A(i*»lCii'cit'»-cf'a^ I'iili fix botfcf, 

f> iit<< 'K tlie Ciillrf^ aaily in Ihe monjIiKti ■'■ wldcbn-eni three «f ilie mincipid piifu|i& 

I. Hl- iv.'.Jv t" receive tha Ambalbdor ii) IwIcnginB to liii ^Kcellcn<y > liiito. 

J, -i! ••: Ahfiiii ten o'clock, the AmbjUadoE SevewletMebeJiifiteophiliv.ewh drawn 

^n. .i. i~,;i-j ;inived It Ihe Rvy^ CoUcgBK by fix iJuife^ cliifed i):e {niccAiin. 

Cii<,li>..:. in Uii L'KCc'lcncy's invn c^kcm. In ilm .o'llcr (he pvouifiuB moved on 

I W.'hci'c.rlie ra>al SiiniUid wa' <lirpU;e>), and fcom Cll>Lli'eaC(dlegctoin«g^l>:ol Sljsnics'j 

till Exceltencf was receivrd wilh nil nulAajjf Piirk adjtninr.s lu tic (jweii's Imufc, and 

kniluiirt. AIiEhlinS ^fi" ^>i' Wi^S^., tin juuceeiM u|vCuiidiInii(iiiliil1. ailing 1 ic< .i- 

T^-T^ll-ncyW.!! ni-l hy Wi'li«n BnHieliy, dilly Bin! St. )»ni(a'(-fli«ii, lo i he' Palace, 

J ,^■ i ,1 'f ■! .■ -m..l C.dlue<!, iinJ oihyn iv(cra hii Excciteiwy JirrncJ ai lUf pjft 

T'l '■ ' rlnnEiiigtiillieetlablilh- twel i e, "au(l. al^sJutug at .ijio Falaco-gitlr, 

r ^ ' . ' - I III Ihe gr^of stiart-. Mac ifccind by .Hugh B<>lu»ei|, H(q,jVia 

k , ' . . .^ M.irdtil.&ir Genrga Kniglit MarOul, (ha\iiiB hiFil^uimuf oDico 

t: ■■.:.', K ;. :■ Ciieinor, midea <hi<t^ in bn liand) and the MiTlhil ti( llie Ctiei 

fii'cchlo hu £xCFlteiic;Owl<tli'«lD t*;eDcA-: . nionic<. 

finn. At n qn^4ier :d^ter ten u'cl'-ck ^I)m The fno'-Euards nn diry u r><^ di;iwn iiji 

t.-n.liiiliiigEiiliiii" t'.e lii-ifurr of Ihj cere- in the cooit yard, 3iid thqr cftictis lali.iij 

monies arrived at Ilm College, wticn the Ho A'tiba|&4or as he Ti.dfed on \o ihe little 

Eiii iif lerfeytnade his Majefly's onnrti- Ci^uii^ll Chamber i ulieie iiuiice bcins given 

men; lo "lbs AWl,ttfldi;i , .rid ih-, i..n-|iiiiy bviHie- o(--lii( MJjedy't gentltintn L'Hicit 

faldcwu' tt> liiiVkOlt; and about elE^e:l Ll« thai tut ^laJeftv v,ii ic?,dy, the I'locelli'iii 


*79S-1 InUTiHing InUlUgtnce fram f£« London GaJlettCS. 

moved forward to ihe audicnca in tlw jreu 
Couiicil-Clumber (where, on eadi Me, 
were rJngeit IIk barnJ of gciulenicii pcufio- 
lien), Cl)B genilemen of Clia Frivy Cliamber 
joiog before Ihe comluflinE EatI, jiuI ilia, 
' princip-il fttU»a of the AmWrjilai's fuite 
before hit i^xiKl'encr, the canduding ^rl 
being on t ha AmbaJ^iUir'i right hand, and 
the mailer uf riw ceremiiaiei on Ihs UR. 

HiiExcentncy »»srs'»"i:«l " tJieJ'-r u( R.MiBi -i pa'. c,t |"lt..h, tJie I'wK? am 
tlw guanl-th.-imhei,|in ttioahlenct uf ilie' reh (oli.lnoid j il.ree Arjiuii li'.ife!, wiili 
Eirl of AylCffurd, Cainjuu ^ il.e Yi-omen Eoldbrull s, His fjJJles irimmej with giildi 
of [lie guard, hr James RahciU, EIh- lieu- and a rhI.! JsEi':r. \\AU belt ornamrnted 
Hunt of Itie Ytamen «l tlte guiiJ. .oho with pea 1. snd .lianonds.— To t^e (^leen 
rondufleii tiia Ani''alI>"'or t» llio Jntit tiT mid Printeires; a clwfl of filk!, emhr UertJ 
[lie Pnvy Ctuwtwr, Mliere hii EK«VI»ue)r wi'.hpiM: n clumeid fBa:l«i» f.irli.e heaj- 
WM iei;ei|ied lif ViituiHit Pahnoulli, C^pWn drtfs, fupp TteJ «illi ■ band of fobd p," il, 
•f Ihe handot (eotieiMil-penliniiert, who ahd iJ*i Top of ih;feath n enjoneil w tlj 


AnibalTador, sfter tl, 

lii anJienc 


the 02, 

Ben, went lo ihe dni 

par his 

cour: to their M?jetliej; :,:,[, ha 


prevHMflr >lerircd tlbt tlic 

royal cuicliei 


not be kept wai'iaf 

lo carry 

hack to 

> h'S own houfe, reliHiie>l h-i<ne afier 

ths dra. 

«iiig-ro .m in hi- owi' 

1 coach. 

The folluA ine prefniii we 

re delivered at 

Si. I.ii 

,n'i by the Amb-ilf: 



e<iiii1ii£lcU hi< Ewxllcncy l«^Ilie duor ul ill 

nf « 
of foillaiiil, -.-ai Lord Gii:nv:lle, .li^flj uf . 

Alii* JoLM-i'f th*B""t Counc'.l-Cliam- filii-. 

berliisExcellnicy watrKaindby thB M»-- D„Uin-Ca/ili, Jan. xx. This il.iyTl^ 

quii of Salilbuiy. lord thaitihcrUio "f Im Parhanwinli-v^ng metacaTdm-i-p nr^fia- 

Mijeflj's huufehild, whoraktft ttia ligbl Hon. his txtdtency the lord hfiite^'niic went 

hupJ of the Amhallidiv :ind tlie Eaii of iii Itate tii the houta of l'e:r , a.i.I, limit 

Jetfay, will Sir Cteoierit fMIMl Durmeri fealej on the Tliiofe with tiio iifnJ li luni- 

lakiog Ihfl Itfi, kit ExcfUiFticy dielfcd in lii* uliy, TUomas Muifey. Efq. ?Biitlecin.-uther 

habii nf ctrBTVonyf an.1 wwineihETuihui ol ihe black rail, 'vraJ fertt with ,i lenj.j, 

cah«d.C(w<i/te (iMitdt VI ualy tiora'^l the from biE Excellency' lo tne honfe of C'lni. 

M>o'fleiiilftbe3ilblinePotte\wuG<i-diK- mon', fiE'ii:yn:; his nlealure -hit !l«j 

Ud ii|iiiit>ie Throno, imhlnt three ptijfmind fliO'dd niineiiJely atsiM tut Ksiiill-n'y \a 

reveicais, »hii.h Itil H^jefty wu jitcalAl Hk hours of Venn. Vht: LVnini-'i'S riL'<iis 

■ " ■ ■ '-' "■■ ■ " Kxcel;..« 

isreiuiii ill itie ulMal miiiner. 

t.TOB ti.i:liM accmli'iEiy, hit 

Tlie AmnaffKl/ir llien nude a fhnrt fpceeh 

made llw f. iio« iiig ipe-ch fMini 

to his Maj:;lly, which was ii,ter[>iB~ed to 

" My Lords and Omllftn- 

his M^jefly by SiRnor Perfuni: nnd hit 

•' In ot^disnce to hit Majo:t| ' 

Majelly was pls-tlcJ <o aiifxer the fjiiie in 

Uiijhlh, his Mnjefty'i anfwer l-einR m'-'r- 

a iwciilij" m.iTiiier, •ihs h;. die 

liieifd 111 ilie Tufkilh lnnB"a?e by Mr Lu- 

«i!eri;y,,.f [..Mliamcnt, 

lliiun, h.s Majaily's'Wer. 

" His Majeliy's Jeternnii>ation 

Tlie Amhairador, in the courfe of his ha- 

long a* ha is fupporteJ by hii 

rangue lu his MajeHy, tuik fnni Iha Kccie- 

j^<, he i'.ever will hcwahtin;; 

laiy of tlic Enib-ifly his Idler of crei'mce. 

lo hiiiifslf ; his M:tj ily h.s no 

anj itillins the fame, prrfcrtej i: lo hii M.i- 

that of hlipeopte: novios h 

jelly, whuimn.eJiBiely.tli-e..d ii to Utd 

liappini-fsi no obicft bat thtir S' 

Grenvillei a^id, af;er h^s M. jelly's reply i.. 

''The uniform itnor a jo,.i 

dem-nftr^-eJ, ili.T ymi will i 

the Secretary of ihe I nib. tT^, and tlie pi i"- 

.'tliiLin, hin ie.,1 ii% I,. fc')-.l 

cipalperliais of h« fuile, all of whom were 

Ihemjsnanini.t, rf a fo-tic,?, 

icccived miiB gr.^iiiiiOy by hit Majelly- anxHoiLiha: ha< ever he-. 

The Amlialt>d:ir ilien reliiiHl, meking 

alfcit il< Uh-ivMS as ..:! cX;.. : 

a<ainlhrrs roMicncwio lu\M..jeily asjie 

1.1 a s-vrn^me-ituiiicl. nii.l. 

withilre« from iheaiidicnce, ^nd was <e-j-n- 

au;hi.ri!y (or ili= C.l= i ur - .- ■ 

dudedwiUi llAfjiiie ceremony M the liltle 
Co.u»;il-Cluimb.-r, Uj reli hliifelftifl hrr 

(hi-fe b^eriies. As yu ,e tl 

attai-htd 'o Hut il r.i 

M-jefty WM re:i.iy to leceive bim ; of 

""■"". *'":li " " '"^ E'^'^y 

Hliich notice l-oinBgivflnJiy one i>t h^r Mj. 

jell/'s Eentlemen ufher , the A.nbalfj.'or 

|HuceBde,l i» ibe Cfc"'' Ai- riiiieiu-, and 

hire Uic irtji..'. J m i-.i ;■' '■ 

W3V iicaivtJ at Ilie Umir of her Majeliy's 

HrEiiiiels Ilie l-..ii.e ..I W:.' 

Sn.-.n! <; hy William Hiice, Elq. her 

i-rintcls CiMi-nt, A- oha F.i 

Uijetlj'i Vice-Cnaniberlain 1 ^nd at tlie 

il i:; If: fii^m il JU.ii-.ricU'. 

jSonnn,,L.ird Ch-nibeil;,.n i.. h-r M^JbiTt, 
and fi) cooducleO up Ij her M. jelly f^y ilio 
£ail..of Moriun, VVilliam Price, bi'j. and 
Sir Clcmeol Cuurdl Duiner. 

158 Interiftiig IntiUigince from the Londdn Gizettei. [Feb. 

petontion of the £une bleflings unJer the 
|»nie hoofe. 

** I have it al(b in command to inform 
you, tliat his Majcfly has concluded a irraiy 
of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, with 
tfie United St:lte8 of America, in whicli |t 
his heeo his Mrtje(ly*s ohje^ to remove, * 
f.^r ai poflible, all grountis »»f jc?loufy Pnd 
mifunJcrftanding, aiid to improve an iiiter- 
courfe beneficial to both States. As foon as 
the ratification of this treaty ftiall have been 
exclunged, and I (hall liavc received a copy 
rf it, I will dire<ft it 10 he laid before you, 
in order that you m?»y confider if it will he 
necclfary to m-iltc any provifiotis for carrying 
into cltei:^ a treaty, in whxht! e Commerce" 
of tliis kingdom is fo in<iterui y and exten- 
fivcly inttrcfted. 

" Geailemcn of the Houftf of Common*, 
'* I have direded the eftima'es for ilic 
public lervice, and the ftate of the public 
accounts, to be laW Vcforeyou. 

»» His M.-'jefty has that aflured confulencc, 
groumled on a long and uniform - ekpcn- 
encc of your loyalty, and your ze:'l for his 
fervscf, and the good of your couutiy," that 
1 think. It unnrcefibi7 to prefs you, ni any 
particular maimer, to make a provifion 
adequate to the prefent awful fituntion of 

<* It is with pleafure I acquaint you, that 
the provifion will, in fome degree, he f^ici- 
litated by the circumflance, tlur, during the 
exigence of fuch a war as the prefent, the 
Public Revenue, together wiih th« com- 
merce of the kingdom, has kept np, and 
hns been even augmented : ;4d vantages 
vlildi arc due to the care and vigilance of 
«>ur Sovereign, in the general pr»levlion pro- 
vi^lcii bv him lor all liis fuhje^l^J. 
** My Lords hkI Gent'emeri, 
** 1 er.rneftly recommend to you ^ confinu- 
:*i ce of the laudable pa'i>s'you have conftant- 
ly taken lo culuv-te all your domel^ic ad\an- 
tnges in cmimeice, in n»r>rui?aihire, and in 
fiich pnl lie wcrks ?.s have appeared direc- 
itd tn pKmiote tliole important objctts. 
'Jhe'^e .ire ihe inie founds' ions of all puMic 
revenue and public Hreigih. Your enderi- 
vonis h.we hadiheir fruit. The Rreal llajde 
n»rt!Ui*ai5^urc of tiis kin;;d(''m h:ii; incrcaltd 
b the moft f.irguine cxpedat.ons; an* 
?dv 'ni-*ge prii cipally owing to the conllmt 
fuperintendance and wife piovifions of l!»ie 
Parl!an)cnt ot Irtbr.d ; and, r.ext to thofe, 
to i! 2 athncd liberal a >d moil merited cn- 
c(Mii?gen>tnt winch it receives in the rich 
aud extenfivc market of Grot Britain; a 
tucnnr'llit'cc, tending to cement the union, 
ar.d to perfect he h;'imony, which happily 
fubCifl-, .un\ 1 truf^, uil; fubfift for ever, 
bcuxccn tiic two kingdoms. 

♦• AttaC ed a< yon rue to the general caufe 
f»f rcl;£i«i', IcMiiirg, and civil'zaiu>n, I 
I a^e to itc P.»M tiul to your conii deration 
ir i\.»ie rf I 'ira'-on in ths kingdom, 
\^ t< V ii \\\ fonit I MiCs uiU admit of improve* 

ment, in others may require fome new ar- 
rangement. Confidei-able advantages hav« 
been already derived, under the wife regu- 
lations of Parliament, from the prof eri ant 
charter- fchoolr, and thefe will, as ufunl, 
claim yotir attention : bur, as thefe advan- 
tages have hern bpt partial, and ascircum- 
i^ances have maife -other c:)nfideHtions^ con- 
nected with this important fubjedt, hig»>Iy 
neceflary, it is hoped tliat your wifdom will 
order every thing relative to it, in the man- 
ner moft beneficial, and the befl adapted to 
the occaiions of the feveral defcrii>tlon5 x>{ 
raenwh'ch compnfc his Majcl^y*s faithfiil 
fub}c6ls oflrelariJ. 

*' We are engaged in an arduom conteft. 
The time calls i.ot o^ly for gi^cxl fortitude, 
and an nnufual (hare of pubic fpirit, but 
for much conft^ncy and psri^erante. You , 
are engaged with a power, which, under 
. Hie ancient fo;-ms of it^ internal arrangemtnt, 
was alw.-iys higlily formidable to the ncit-h ■ 
bouring nations. Lntely this power has af- 
fumed a new (hape ; but w*th the fame am- 
bition, with much more extenfive and fyi^e-. 
matic defign.9, far more efFcCbve, and, with- 
.out compariftin, more dreadful in thecenaiii 
cohfeqtiences of its eventual fuccef*^ ; it threa- 
tens hothing Itfs than the entire fuh' erfmn 
of the hberty and independence of every 
State in EompeT An enemy to them all, it 
ia adlujited with a peculiar anmofity again ft 
thefe kingdoms, not only as the natural pro- 
teflion of the balance of powei* in Europe, 
but alfo, becaufr, by the poffetfion of a leg-tf, 
humane, and rational freedom, we feem to 
reproach that falfe and fpimous libcjtv, 
which, in reality, is an, 
tending to extihguilh all gtxxl aru:, to gene- 
rate nothing but impiety, cnm.e, difi»rder, 
and ferocious manner*, and to end io wretch-, 
edncfs and general defol iti<»n. 

•* To guard his people foom the enter- 
prifes of this dangerous and malignant power, 
and for the protedlicn of all civihzed fcKicry 
againft the inroad of anarchy, his Majel^y 
has availed himfelf of every ration d aid, 
foreign and domellic; he has called tipon the 
(kill, conragr, and experience, of .dl his fnh- 
jefts, wherefocver difpcrfed ; and you mutt 
be duly fcnfible, in fuch a crifis .is the pre- 
fent, which rarc'y occurs in the courfe i>f 
human affair , of the advantage of his Mnjcf- 
ly's thus ende.wiun ing to profit by the nr.> 
teJ ftrcntth and ze. 1 of evei7 defcription of 
his fubjedls. 

** 1 have to aifnrc you of his Majefty's 
mo(\ chcarful concuncnce in evt-ry meafore, 
which your witdom and comprehcnfive 
patriotifm (hall point out for this faLitaiy 

** On my part, you (hall find me, from 
principle and from inclination, thoroughly 
difpofed to concur with his Majelty's pater- 
nal vfrifhes, and with the meafures of his 
Parliament. On a cordial all'eclion ti> tie 
whole of Ireland, and ou a condu<5\ fuitahh 

179S*} Intiriftifil IntiUigenet from /^^ London Gazette$. 159 

to that fentiment, I wifh to foand my per- the line an J two frigates piiiftiwl her ; and 

fonal eftimattoiiy and my reputattoni in the three of the line and one frigate chafed the 

escecQCioo of the great truft committed, by Al<rxander. About half palt 7, ttie French 

the iDoft beneficent of Sovereigns, to my ihips hoil>ed Engtiih colours. About a 

care.*' quarter pi ft 8, we hoiftej our colours 5 

M^idridy Jan. 7. The mail, arrived yef- upon which the French flups hauled dov^-n 

terday from America, brought the account llie Engliih, ami hoifted theirs; and, drawifr; 

of a confpiracy having been difcovercd at up within gun-(hat, we began finng our 

Mexico towards the end' of Auguft laft. ftern-chaces at them, and rec-;iv&J their 

The plot, by which it was deftgned to mur- bow-chafes. About 9, or (honly :fter, ob- 

der the Vic^Rcy and his family, to Uike ferving the (hips in purfnit of the Canada, 

pofieifion of the Royal and Archiepifcopal drawing up with her, and Ariiig at each 

Palaces, the mint, inquifition, and other other their bow and nem^haco-, I maJe 

public baiWing», and the principal private the Canada's fignal to f jrm a head for oiir 

lioufes, and to fci fire to and deliver o»er the mumal fupport, being deterrtiined to defend 

City to the plunder of the populace, ?.nd the Ihips t.) the laft extieniity ; w'lich fig- 

difcootented'Indians of fome neighbouring Vii\ fhc inft:ii«;ly anfi^xred, and ervleavoureJ 

towns, was conducted by tup Frenchmen, to put it i?uo execution by fteeiin?' towatds 

who had fucceeded in feduoing feveral Spa- us, but the fhips in ciiace df her, feeing hex 

nilh inhabitants to their intereft, and wcfre intentions, hauled more to ftarbonrd to cut 

to be affifted in the esceaftion of their plan lier off, and which o^^ljed her to fteer liie 

by a number of tlieir countrymen, who, courfe ihc ha.l done before. VVe continued 

contrary to the general prad^ice of this go- firing our ftcrn chafes at the (hijjs parinini; 

vemment, had been fta^ered to remain in us till near li, uhen thret: (hips of uib 

Mexico after the commencement of the war. line came uj», and brought us to clofe adton, 

Kearly about the fame time a fimilar explij- which we fuftaine<l for upwards of twa 

fion'Was to have taken pUce ait Sanu Fe, honrr, when the (hip was a complete wr ck; 

the capital of tlie new kingdom of Granada, t!)c ma'n yard, Spanker-Hoim, and t!ueo 

in all its circumftanccs fimil^r to the piece- top-g.ill mv yards Ih >i aw.iy ; all the I vv-t 

ding ; but it was likewiie prevented by difco- mahs fh »t ilirou ''1 in many pi jcrs, anJ cic- 

veiy the verv day before it was to happen. pcd^eJ every minute to go •>v.'r t!ie fulo • all 

Jidmiralty-Ofice, Feb. 3, Rear- Admiral the tjther m ifts ;tnil \ ards were \\ U\ wooii.lcJ, 

Bligh, late Captam of liis Majefty's Ihip the more or lef-i nearly ilis whole of tlje Ua id- 

Alexander, to Mr. Stephens. ^ ing and running ri.;p!ng cut lo |cu-ccs, the 

Sir, Ot'board the Maraff Bre/, N(nf 1^. faiU torn inro nSb.mJs, and Iicr hull m\ic'i 

The arrival of the Canaila muft long^finiie IhatcereJ, ami making a :;re;ii Jc-al <>t w uer, 
have informed their I- rdjhips of my misfor- and wi:h dithculty (lie floiicd into Bret, 
tune, in lofing his Majefty's Ihip Alexander, Atthiit'Oi^ t!.3 fbips tlut lud chafed tUs 
late under my command, having been takrii C.ioaJa \\.\ I qui'.te I her, anj were conrn^ 
by a fquadroM of F«^ich ftiips of war, en- f 'ft n|> to us, l'ic ftin or <»oe ( f th-m at th.- 
fifting of five of 74 guns, three hugefr:- tim piling over us. Tli'is li:in:e.', an I 
gates, and an armed brig, commanded by cut oH ho n I'l refoiirce*:, [jijjjud it 
Rear-Ad.nir.d Neilly. Farther pjrtcul-<»s ah'c to conlult my o.hcirs atul .iv;aird<n\ly 
and details I berewitli tivnl'mii you for ;ilfc:Qi*I<'d them all on ilie quurer-iUji it ; 
their lordlhips inf^rm.'tiun- Wc dilcovcrcd whe:*, up^nJurvcying nil extininuig tlie (lite 
this fqnachon on x.ur wt ather-bow, nbmt of t- e (h'p (engaged as 1 hwc alieidy de- 
half paft two o'clf>ck, or near three, in the fcn^ed). liicy docnicd any farther refilia ici 
morning on tiie 6th intlaut, being tlien in w«>ulabe "ncrfi^hjil, as every pojiih'e exor- 
Lat. 48 dcg. 25 min. Nonht 7 deg. 53 mii>. t on had .dr^ady been uicd in Viiii to fuve he , 
Weft, the wind then at Weft, ano Wi ftcer- and t'rciefore tii-y ncie U'^.aniamnfly of opi- 
ing Koi th-eart J on whfch J imnifJiartly muim, ihai to rtlii;a her would be tiie nions 
hauled our wind, with the l.trhoard tac!<s of laviax the live of a number of brave met). 
on-board, and without hrjnnl, the doada Then, and nutfi'l ihtn, (painful to rela'f) 
being clofe to us. VVc palled tie fhanp,e loidercil the lolous to bs ftruck ; a mca- 
Ihips a 1 Itle before 4, th« ncarcft '>fwhoi» furc tvhtch, on a f'^W inveftiguion, 1 hope 
at about half a mile tliftant, but could not anvl lr,uft thrir lordlhips will no*, difapprove. 
^i(covcr what they wcie Shortly after we Hitlv.-ilo I have natlxjcnable to c^l e*^ an 
bore m»»re up, let ihc reefs out of tljc t< p- exa't li ^ «)f the killed and wounded, a. 
fails, and fel lleeruig-lai!s. Ahont 5, per mnny of :l:e f.»in)cr were thrown overboird 
ceiving by my nighi-glafs the ftiangc ftiips during ihe^»ttion, and, when taken p .lOf- 
iftand after us, \\c ciov%ded all the fa4 we fion «)f, the people vvercdivi^'ed and fent i»n- 
could p<^)flrildy fi t, as did ihe Canai'a, and bo.inl the ihiferent (hip*, but I do n t believe 
hauled more to the ea'^ward. Abort day- th'^y eX' e^l ;;o, or theieabout. No oi^cer 
break the Can ttla palfed us, an-', ilceriii^ a^^o^e the rank, of boatfv\ain's mate was kd- 
more tothe N'f>rihward tlian wc t'.i«), h'ou:l t l»^d. Lieuicnan' Fitzgerald, of the Marines, 
her on our larboard- bow. Two fbips of Mcll Burn^, boatfwain, and M^curdy, I'il h, 


l6o Intirefling InltHigmet from tbt London Gazettei, [Feb, 

werflW(niDdecl,.but in i fair W17 of doing near the town, and ihe6u:es. and Aanki of 

well. Th« cool, .fleailr, anil jallant bcha- th:it banian in miny pbc«3, threaLenecl to 

viiiiir oF all mjr Dificcn ind Ihip'B company, faJl i|ito Iha ditclit ihe number of killed 

marines as Wtll a* feamen, throiiEhoiii liie and ivjon.'cd was propiirtional to the cfSeSt 

W'hxie ni' tlie afli'in, meriu the higlieli ap- mailc upon Ihe work; nnd the pbce hocame 

pl.i:[cii anJ (llumld terl my (df deficient of no lander tciuble. On ths aight of ihe ini'i 

mytntv, a* wH win what I owe tulhofe inrtanr, lieu(.-gen. Piefcoi having ptsvioiitly 

brnvemei], w«e I to onut req.ieftiiig vou .arranged the order a.iJ time of retreat with 

' will he ptcafed In recomineii'l them m the Rear-Ad niral Tlionnprin, [he whnle garri- 

ftronseft ma!inerioiheii-lordniipif«v"urand (0.1 was embarkcJ wiiliom lofs. I have ilio 

priitefliiinj puiiccLirlflieii^enanuGodeneth, 1 viigeae- 

Ep-.ijrth, Carter, Weft, and Djrac.^ti ( ; , 1 , w.on, bf 

m.ij-ir Trench, lieutenant Fiizgerald and iv"ii.i. you wiil be luJiv inr'i.meJ of aLl ths 

' l:<e<wn,of IlieM^trmeti Mr. Knbinlbii (he Um iJiiig Ufei) Una.-^cn. BccC- 

mafier, mseil>er with the warrant an.l peilj colt re|innii, that it hniHeon jfeatly owing 

■•Hir.ers, whnfs bravery and tfif^ coit'.IhA I li> du/^ady adlAancc iifr»nl«l u> the Barr<- 

fcille»erh.>laiiiihshiehsll ellimaiinn I by VieeiAdmiral Srt J.ihn [srvi*, and 

liave Uiitieit" bten treated W:ih grew k'nd- (''f hy Rtir-AJmirjl Thompton, thil t« 

110(5 and hiinwniiy, and Inve nni 3 doubt w.o EiiibludfiiUiR i<> rtfi^l tlieetfeiK of iho 

hut that I-flull rawetnith Iho fame treat- — H; aloRi/ea it.e hlg'urft cncomU 

nient diinne my Ciiptiviiy. 1 am with gitat iiin< ioCa[«jiii lioivcr, of liis M.jeliy'slhi|> 

r«fp.-^l, &c. ■ R. R. Bliok. tilt TEfpficlimo, who luiienntenJed iljo em.- 

llotr-^ird<. Fib. 14. Extr.-,a of a ilif- hiikattnn, and hy nrh.ife abledifpufnion of 

pi'di, dated DevWer, Jan. 11, frnm. the il" boats ewijlhiiig was managed with tiie 

Hciii. iieif.-gen. HartootI to the Duke of mud iKrfiA order and regularity g unfur- 

Vork, and communicated by hi> Royal tun4lely !« was farerely wounJoa. bttf we 

lii^hiiefs to Mr. Dnndas. iiupe niH in (uch a m mner ni lo cndaoiai- 

"lliaveiTiehinourloacquaintyoiirRtiyal hi* hfe. Of (hecon.leH «f all tlK olpcert 

Bii^hhefs nf ilie arrival of the army in t'leir and men, tlie lisuc.-gtn. m.tket a muft fa^ 

cai>i<>'i'neius un liie h:inks of the Yifel on vourable report, exprtflive 'if hit entire fitis- 

lbs iSjh inll'nt, th.-uj!. not without fnroe failiun of their behaviour duiing the fiege^ 

lor«, a^lbmeodheTin/iuii'i, uiublp to fup- I beg lo expref) tp yiiu my appiohation of 

l>'iii the fa'i^ues of the march and the the cniidii£t of Li':ut.-;en, I'refcutt, in Uia 

rx'retnefevBrtyuf Itieweaiher werelefihe- defence of Fort M.iIiUa. It has hesri jiidl- 

liiiid, Mid iuva |<R>balily fallen in'.o the ciuus in a high t1egi«ri; tad througli'out the of the enemy. It is a matter nf n'l wllole traiifaclinn he has Ihown the greatnft 

tumll lJti^fa£liun to ac<|namt yiiir K^y:'.! jnJgement and refiriulion. I have the lin. 

H-Ebnef*, that we have 110c on'y 'ave-l i'" nour to b'.-, fcc. |.Vauohah. 

IhH iiritoani.e and molt o I ihe otli::r llorss [Herc/olliwsa lonalitterlromliew -gen. 

di.'pulited at Amlieim, l.m thai we have Piefcjir, eniitiinlng a de:,iil of the fiege, 

hum all llie velTj's cnntainiiig (oa-e 3>\A the general tenor of winch is conLiiueJ 111 

(1., es npnn [lie Leek, and hava dellroyeJ ths aWve.] 

iii.'.luflheammunitioncoiitiiiieJift ij urd- Ab-<,.uliy-qffUt, Ft*. 14. Exlrafl of a 

n.".cevelleli3tRn[efdam." iMt.r (r.inv ViQe-A.lmir.d Caldwell, com- 

ll<.ji-iu«i,, VA. 14. A difparch, of nunJcr in chief of hii M.yeHy's [kips and 

uhicli liie following is a ciipy, been re- velTels itih'.leew.nd<i9, to Mr. Slovens 

cnn-eJ from Kcner,.! the Hon. Sir J.ilm f;, of the AJmiraly, ,l,v.ej 

V.™ghan, K.B by Mr. Punaas. the rW.jolliolf Miruni.piu, J.ti, 3, ,755. 

Sir, .Mn./i-i;«, Dir. 1!, 1704. Ths Gaiig:s and M.iiuif;ue arrived at 

The evacuation of Fntt M..lild;., Gii.ida- Fort R.iyal the i^tli (if Novo.nhcr laft. 

loMpe, was an event to he expeite<l[ the On the lolhof Oitiih^r, btiiij [lieu about 

pifiiion of the place is weak, Ihe ground 30 I'-.igiies id the weilwaivl uf C.,pc Fmir- 

r.fiiig inland immediately f,om tl>» Rlads. lerie, I'ley (dl in wnh, an.l caphire.!, the 

lIiewDik, which h.i' been adile.l at diltemit Jacahine. a fliip of Wiir, in ths (ervice of 

time--, is irregular, prcfents a n.irro" fi^rit tiie sovernman, carrymg twenty 

has been conlliuiti.-iJ with h.ii ma'.mty. t ,e.i*f men, and hroiijlit hsr wiili them 'i> 

Under thefe circumlVincei l.eut-g.n Pi^:l- t>iii iHiivI. S'tb liid been nine d.iyv fiu.n 

ciif, with a fm,ill g.irrifon, puttraiieJ ihj Biel, and Lihen inMh nt;. Iht Zi:bra ru- 

licjs ftom the [4N1 .if 0«i.h..r (.. il.a loth tumsd to I'liri an ih; ),V.\ of Oji;bii- 

ol Ujsembf. E.irl' in December rhe eiie- bei, W4h iheCjrmjgiiuli French Iclnoter, 

•«ceed ilie ,nti,:eiy of Ilie i!.in*ifon. Tjiair 

andmoft commaiidmB'p-iCi.f!lef.iO, ti.e ft w.mer on Ui .re ua'r V-tx. L ■ms, Gi.ula 

Cuiia II, Ironi (Ueoce to tlie noxi bailiou loupe, wluch aftccwardi £u; ult^ and foim 

t)§S-l fnlerefling lHlel£gttUi frm iht haaioa CiZ'AtU. lii 

:i large 

(lie WBs la'lrn wiih fonfowd*-, ; 
h.rW St. Juhn"', Anilsai. Tin c 
feflnl their elc^pe. And bf tiis 1': 
the jifl of December, he Kqusiiil 
hit hiving, the ilay before,- c1l»l«l 
fchoonerlhtolhe h.iyof Delrad», wntieinB 
ancliored d»[e under * hi>lery and a loaf 
r.inEe"Cniiil'i|"Eii> nn (lie ITioie i Enil iliKj 
from Che almnjanea (u<.h v^«ls Imte ren- 
dered lh•1^Jde, he thousht it ex [til I 
ancbor, to bluitt the ^a■tely mi! ' 
fchoontr ow, whkhi aruff.>niel 
he cAaed fcf Hie (few of itie fchc 
abaodooing her, add the mnfqucry iro(n 
the ttiort ttat %n'mt fVther mulenatioti. 
Uy the paprn ^iind on-biunt, (be w if a 
(uiioiul corvettFt •omniarided by a lieuie- 
nuKdeiaiDiaDK, ftnior biliceT of a deuch- 
rncnt (mm Point t Peire; The A.-incl» h.-'i 
fuffereil but liltlt in her hull, matt', and 
tiff ng. A midlfaipman and one man ain* 
kUnl, and Ave wounded. Th«eneniji atiha 
bzliery aod oa-boird the fchocrher (altered 
conliderabl*. Captain Rioa, of the Hein- 
I'tfii alio tnfornli ^e, by a letter of ihe id 
inlUot, of hii having capiared n (aft-rading 
Hoop, uf ten ^ni aod tarty-one men, hy 
an euHtn de Tailleaui, and carried ttct into 
Batbadoei. Slie railed fhini Point > Pdie, 
in nini|>anT witli Ihise otbit pi'inteeri. 

ExuaS of a lener frotn Vice-Admlr^ 
Caldwell, tu Mr. Srophei^i, dated off Mar- 
tinique, (tie t]lh of Jjnojry 1795. 

For [be infonnition of my lordi coroRiit- 
fioDeii ol the Adniiraliy, I enclofe two co- 
pies of U lien received from lisotenanl Wat- 
kins, of tlie Blanche, with miniiiei of Mr. 
Milne, her fecond lieaienaht, who came to 
tneespreli, giving an sccmint of their taking 
IheFiench fiigace ioi Pique, of jg guii), 
and jio men, after an attion of fn* huutif 
aa brilliatii and decidea as ever happened t 
TWr cao too mtich praife and enlnmen<latinn 
be given to all the officer!: md ftiip't compa- 
ny. Their lotdlhips will fee, by the minutea, 
the judiciiim manner m whicli Hie Blaiii he 
laid the fcnemy oh-boai\l, and twice lalbed 
Iter howfprit 10 ilie Bl^inctte't capll' 

ftnt b«ard L;i Pique i one hand r«] and filTentr* 

ef- four are brought here, 0110 hundred and ten 

, of \vouiid«il, arfillandfld at the Saint*, feventv- 

le of fix found dead on-hojrd when Ihe was Cakeif 

puirclTiun ofi it it prohablC tume werq. 

thiunn overhcMTd ilnrlng ClitaAiinl, and it 

11 RnowTi numbers feU with Ker the* malbf 

anil were downed. 

Ci'pyufa teller from liedtenani Frederii K 
tVnrlih,j, firft lieuienanl of his Mi-jefty'a' 
ing tile fhip Blanche, to V Ce-Admiral Caldwcl), 
:1a time, .djted iQede itmti January 5, 17; j. 

I Taktlt<e Mrllefl opporttlnitT of infDrnia 
ipg you of iry arrival hei-e in hi Majefly*! 
fhip Blanchrt with La Piqne, a frt|>tc of ^ 

gnns belonging to the Mai iun^ t Conventiud 
of Fiance, which CafrtainFaoiknorbroUBhl 
(o aCliiin at a quarter paft twelve A M- 
Ma'igdnnle bearing eaft liaK l<>iilh, threa 
mdei. It j> with tlie uimolt regret I ham 
io inform yon that he fell in the aaion. fii 
him his Majefty Ian a hrave fn<i gallant 
officer, which .1 molt fmcerely lament, at 
miift eitfy one who kn«w his merit 1 cac- 
n<X tufficienily exprefs my thanks to lieute'' 
nan-s Milne and Phi^keli, ahb tlie other 
Ollicert and Diip'i tympany, (or their Cod' 
determineil bravery oti the occatiunt and 
am happy to add [hat (be flnick her colour^' 
at a qnailer paft Aire Aj M. Fnim the bell 
iiiffnraaiion f have been able to obtain, ili^ 
enemy had j6a (nen on-bnard when wA 
brou^t hfr to aSion, afid 1 hare great 
rCafLjri In fappoOi her hilll 10 be abOBt •}« 
killed and 1 to ivoifnded/ 

Inclofed 1 hjve the haHoar Of CMding yod' 
IheiKnrnof killed and wotmled on-hnnd 
his M»jcrfy's (hip Rlmche. I hne ll 

:, Ik:. 

I WAf 


9 Wind, 


fell, flie payed slf hvfori 

not being large enou£b, ttwy hi . 

jitt tnnlom-'benn away to adtnii the gunl oique January 1;, 1795- 

Firll Lieutenant. 
KHrJ, Captain ftnbert Faulknor, Mr. 
William Bolion, midlhifnoan, fiTB feamcn/ 

ffiumird, Mr. Cliarlel Herbert, mtdlMp- 
mln, Ifjae Hinchinronf quaiicT-mTltciy 
Philip Gnlflths, ditlo, Wilham FlMCher/ 
Armourei, Gent-ge Dice, ferjeani of Ma- 
rines t iwelTJ Icatr.en, AiH four private 

Extcaft of 3 

in art, and ftred into Ik 
tmiiv. llie marines under liC'itenaii 
cliarJfnn, keeping (q well dire^ed .-uii 

'teafe to ac(^i3int lUi Lofda 
ITioners of the AAnirahy, that gene-' 
Jnhn Vauglian arti myfelf think it 
-- fend a fi^igale 10 Fjijland in 

in her fcirecul\le uiXil ihe ftruclf, when 

the fecond heiitenanl :>nf len men fwam mi* 

6[h inllaot, a tOnvoy from France, Bniler 

board, and t.wk poKttUnn of her. C^puin 

two or three frhjics, gut lotu F<»ol a Pctr«, 

FauUuior was nnfiirtDiijtcly killed after two 

hurs afttoli 1 By which his Majelly hat Uifl 

InikM a a conv of Oapt. Wilfon's mi* 

HMU, wliiib it the bell iirformatton we 

in officer as irnjy metilorioMaa the navy o<\ 

LigUnd ■rarliad. 

have, abJ by tvliich theV lotJftiipt wiH foe 

P. i. It appeirsv hy a reeeiif account/ 

thai one of the enemy's ftiipiwO taken/ 

there weft nnoy more tlun 360 iDcn mf 

Un invat. iiid 10 Be moU Fieocb iudianian.' 

Ct«I. Mao. fdiTHtff, rj^jt 





MiiuKi irf proceeJinEi on.bniri] hii M\- 
jeftf') Cbip BDlliiia, GtorBit Wiirun, Efii. 
C.«nm»ndorJ»natTT5i IMS- 

On t^aaivf JmuhT '> Ix. iS. 
mln. Dtfenh, brarinf W. tlifliincs iwolve 
BciE'ie', ai lo P. M. defcried two fjil U>- 
^in'i (It I tM wewMr being veiy hair, I 
CDDld oaiy fKrceivB <»■ to b« a fi igata, 
.whichftekcdan.l fkuil fiDiii at. Wectia- 
fril herwiihlighiiiiiiiilt and very tuny w«i- 
tlicr. Ahcim iwelve o'clock I difcoveraJ 
»houi tsn laii to leswaril, lyinj to. Ui«n 
mtkinB thsmiJliiin, (mnnhorr 6ia, (uppo- 
ft.ltiiem »^Fran(;t> ftjuidrtin. AImjih oiie 
r/clock tlic; tore nn I weimmevliaielych^- 
feil, iliB wen-her bekij 'very (tiiully anil 

■ tuif. I fufpiCcd AvBnf tlioirOiiiw htg-'-tes- 
■At five'o'cJiitlc iniila tlu Atarni'iTigi^aL lo 
'anick. Ehe corivo*, tin frigitft i)rD|>pEii in 
ifliflir mr mil fornieil) ths flarnmoll I 
'dim up wkti, ini) began tofirs[ w^en Ihe 

■ Itrnclc. 1 perceivail fuiir ottHri 1iiiil«J Dili, 
• sppiietiily -»iih an inrenlioo to ensige- 

Aisiglit o'clock I (era an otlicer a nt hu^i 
t>M<i>ard ttM fti^tl* to uks twOOTi in and 

■ fuiinil lltr ta he Lo ■ fijjas, nf at gBn=,-'40o 
tr>.n(li, anil '^(tiratn. They rrpaiieiJ hir 

<'in'afink1ii( Itiic, I'uriiiit wliiah unia 1 Ut 
' M, cx)<4elini, IliB iitl<«r iriivei to iKCh me 
■' wi'ths Cme IMk, wVieu Cupt^ri Carpenter 
<' tinilal ni« to altfnM the lai|ie. At l»lf 
; pnftweliC 1 f.iw tlw ft^iiei luJ-.hora ■]>, 
' lipon -wli'th I rfefif'^ C^ipTHii CBpr*"""' 

hwn left f.'mo pnpeiCy, hul fo parfmio,- 
iiiii'.ift' DfeU ill ^'''C >' i' (iippofeil b9 hu 
l<fr htliK.a L^m neailr joool- « intareft i 
iiie ii^tLiKiies Iiii- whicli, it u fcareJ, wero 
^Mru)eil by the fl*m«. . 

yst. lo. At iiiBJii t!ie tnwnof MaviiJIrr 
V.-33 al»ine>l by one o( ilie ijio't leinGc 
ti~c; ihK tvu bcon iuBa there. Front foms 
ilalcnnwn accident, the [pinnins f.illoty fp 
Oik-Areet, ttie proiieny or Melt Duck and 
Ports, tnoft fire, s"A v^k in J ibo.t tma 
IxytHiiltlie poiiieruf tvety effLin.ia oxtiri- 
Euiib. i;yele»en u.cU/ )jijitJlhi| uij 

.atiHn.. We .-its )i:i|>py to. lii^.r ilifie i> ■ 
BiF fiikiraUs /um infi>iail. 

, . T'jB. *j. ..EaVly ilu! nioruin;, a fnrnn- 
hunfe at. Jiiiri£i«. iw iT SoulhwoU, by fnins 
acctdcKt touk &ttf iJiA uai fonn burnt lu 
iheB'ouiid. Theotcupieroflfie lioafe efc'fl- 
pcd ill. his Qun.. but fuBoreil fo r«vef'ely by 
.cuU,jIutiii ji tltuught tic cjonpt recover : 
uiitnfiB^y hit wire peddiedin I'l^ Aimes. 
Jjn. 14. A liiiii biiy, . about iiiie* inn 

olJ, r..u.of Mr. WilCiti, ,ii; H\jUO„i^.l, 

iicir Cmjiatrf, (0 Aocteiiiglv bgnil, by 
.h»>frK;k tikirg fli'awhilfl alimei Lhait« 
diedin a,lew houtiia irerili£oiiies. , _^ 

A iiirlarii-c^e.^ci|d)i''«t>ui''><l'> ie\i.k 
M HGIIii^an \a Ca.T.b'idcelhi(D. 

Glmc^a, Feb. 1. , 0|i Mnnday l.-|<V a t^tj 
^ melaiiclwlaaieideiuhippt.ied.neir /fa'n'fr. 


nvf'lf ri. 

.r \-)c[. 

ila tbKt I viia obUge.l t.i h.-mi ulf. 1 : 

■ mg very bavJ i-i iliOTrwniing- 1 wat to lee- 
. > wAil of O (omIii. 'A<. ((h-a M 1 caidd put 

in<.'noD-hun]<l tha pHXo 1 (nade Ul fir ^i\-. 

■ H^ua, Hit ■eollld not ie»6h St . 
itlghl. In ihe'ciui'f: utthe^iifUit tTiE;u:iza 
liad driven 10 keu'.ird. t orilered'C iplain 
Cvi>M" 10 <a.ry Iwr 10 St. JC.ifs. I 
made Ibe betl i>r my way Xo AUitinique 

f[Bns, and 5Chs me 

n, L-AftiM 

:, -I 36 E"1» 

La Leveret, »o gn 

i>i; LaPiMni 

•iTi •a-suns 

Li »ir«,' 10 KUi 

H, and ten 

armed' traiil 

portf, Tnled fiooi 


th -if Novmi 

bar laA^ xilh l. 

wpjii and w 


biurd field pi 

ftitll', gre-UqaiOl 

ilies of Cma 

.;i Jrmr, flu. 

■nj ti.:r.n<hnKi' 

*i;* <.f all ii. 

ant alceiliiicie.1. 


M-Piv Ha* 


fa., t-!. 'Ah. 

tK^mi'lF, TIlC (I'm 

dock In. «■ 

i=of Aaruo 


L ■ :■ .: .■•-;, .■.■ tlirte of wly.-n 

ware Ijkjen iiiii.i'ne.wn,h»utrec»iviiiB tnuLh 
injury, lutlv alli»nill)ii>«ii,D[ :iil prer^iit. 

B-i.4- Tho-riwrii, the Wsof *IE''t 
Hue KixN fruni Mu/wl, tlie capital, 'O.tlia 
Iftn, ii Djiupleiely jn»eo ovci. To that in 
fom! parti cifUfio over, lu the hay, at 
Cmuii, Ihe jice impedes The. navi^tion very 
much. A. circumlbnco nf this kl^d iui 
not oociirrcd in the nietnory of the oldell in- 
bJbiliinlof.tliA iflipd. . . , 

i-'ron IVtwidirc 4t nre arc infurmed . that 
th9 LitiFi'olt ibeie hai been levcrcr than 
h^ been rjcmenibcied fnrbJfa qeptu'V. 

[ I'hedaiag^i occaTioooi] hy the Iruli, ami 
by the inunila-.imu, in cunfojuencc uf ttia 
Uia» , Iha'l hu deuiled in oiir naKi.] . 

ik/1, Fti, 10. , This day a corrooiant wa» 
killed in ilie naighbfiutliaul uf Brvirlfjti "»( 
ol whidi, on iis being opened, was l.iki', 

an.t line ptiuu.i ..nd a hakf in wciglil, wbch 
thebiidhadlwdhiweil, . 

Fti. I". As Mr. Rnuncad'9 [•"!, at 
G'i-" SJiM, Wd> ihep^icDrliiie upon GieiC 
bjUccId cnninHhi, lia had lite misfor'ni.a 
to fu'.l, .-uid hrok bis lag. He wai, ilrgn 
Ihice iiiildt Eruin hnme, no perf'in witiiin 
Sidl and vvcuuig afprajthinfi. At a mo-' 




ment, whm Jlllrafliim wm mod liltelr to 
li.-iva Dvercome llie poKcn uf reafcxi ami 
rcfliAion, lieltjiled onsof hisgliweiin liii 
b inJkerchitf, which l)o cieJ round the neck 
of dm iloK, and ortkred him home. Tha 
ili^i, wh'Cli ive n:ilneil lo an ailentlancc oft 
the hrxit, are knoMTkio be unUer admiral'le 
fniij»aiuDioHiecomni»iii!»o(iheir maU'etv. 
TliB animai (ei off, and. ■rriving »i Die 
hoofe, JcialelieU ai the door tor admilunc*. 
The young mill's, pirenli weie aliirmed »t 
hii appdi'ancc, and .more »fpeciilly whea 
they Mult off and unfolded Ihi bandlUrclircf. 
Cnntlodiii(. hByor.d a Joubl, lliat bmvs Mci- 
dfnC liad b*>aU«n their liui, lliay inlt^'iUy 
went in feircli of him. TIh dag useJcd 
no inviwion. ApptrBiiily toi'fihle ii it ihe 
tnief p»rt "f hii duly vm y« lo bs perform- 
ci], hs led the way, Ind coniluAed itie anx- 
i.^ pirniti diieCtly lo Ihe fpnt where [heir 
IcKi liy I Happilr iliis was elkSt4 bcf>iia 
iiighicamBon-i the young man w»5 brimghi. 
home t a"'l. '''* "twlluj aid bmng pnam- 
red, he i« in a f-iir *>> of recovery.— See a 
(imdar inflante cC fagWJty, p. 91. 

Fti. >!■ Thie evening B fiiohroke out 
BB*r thectniicbin C'ralv, bf whiih up- . 
yardiof (S hou(» weia burnt ckiwa, 

DnwtiTic OccuaaiKCii. 

,. , 8e»»n m*". »i":"ii''inB 10 rtf> on the ice 
to acolbn in liieiiia', Mar Kneme-tiiuri, 
P-. Jail into the vif-t r, anJ heie all dt^wncJ. 
. .. _ , Sm^j, Ja. 15. , 

A firvint 'A Men. G.etn an«l Want, on 
tudEuTc-lull. wjs drowned near Pu'^iry, ih ■ 
atumpiinE U> crod llie rirer on' ttieice. 
A/Wu», Jm. a 6, 
At*>ut feieii tuis eveiiioEr »* » nfltnan- 
.cailiar W a mltli-«i.Ik nas Crolfing ne-r 
St. Amliew's Mil, in Thamet- 1) 1 ce , Ihe 
, fcU <l°wa, and frtdured tier iWull. Beiiic 
Uiried to Ihe holpilal, (he expired in left 
thill tl^lf an inwr. 

mi«iSd„i, jaM. aS. 

ThU day were eiwcuteJiinthe old Biiley, 
Jn&il) Slrutt; for rioUngJ Patrick Mur- 
jh", lor eommiiiing a. tape on a ctnld eigiit 
Tean eU I "^'' I'[''i^<i! Ko&i forfiirgeiT. 

Fr,-^, 7«. JO, 

This morning, ahnut one o'clock, » fire 
broke out in • Ifufe belonging 10 Mr, 
bruRimund, in Spring- E»'i)e™, Channc- 
ciols, winch eniirely cunfumcd tbc fume 
tf d tti£ at^ju:Ding hmife. 
' ■ "~ SalalJrf, Fth. 14. 

This crAing, about lulf palt fiTii o'clock, 
a fire br.lJ out at the iK-nfe of Mrs. Kvrt, 
Gicat' St-'Andraw's-ftrett, Seven D.jIi,, 
Which in i-ne h'inr entirely deftro)eJ "le 
faiiie. Mr. and Mrs. Rr.iclifordioF Oii'e: c- 
ijrfcn fliejirj, ftto occ ip:cd the firll fl.or, 
Juirilielr entire proptrtv, elcapiog wi:ti 
«iif [Im cloa^hs Dpnn ihcir bjcki, ne.iher 
i^emfe'*" iii>r ci.ilJriii lnvii^ Uvw a 1W> 

S,^^f, frt. 11. 

Th'jhoingdiefirft Sunday in Lent, ihek 
Ma>t1i« and the Printeltes altendod dJwiM 
(rrvice in ttie German t.hjp.1 ..t^St Inmei's, 
wnore a gTilleiy w»> fined up fm' thu ie<;ep- 
lion (if iheRwsl Fai? l»- 

lUendav, fit- ij. 

The dcpnnuic t.f Commodore Payne'i 
fqiiaJfon, o^lered f ir -Me pcnl-*tif>n nf the 
Poiicofsof W.ijuto Eraljii.1, ^ llllldobf. 
e*r»<y»rfi«rf> Wimlij Tliejupiier Iiai been 
ni.igaili^eiHly fiii«d up f>ir tlia »c«omfnad«> 
linn of ' li-r Rin-il H't'in''') *'"' '•"■»■* 
at Haonier till Oio receivti inftruflifflii m 
P^ncced lo S'adi. Tie em^nrkitimi, it *• 
expe«ed, will be at CrnxliAVcn, where 
p'lepatdliuni^ are m^tking 10 that elftd. 
n'ld-ijJay, Vih. ir. 

nrral Fad 

, liwai nhfer 


i 1 rt." '«- 


All Ihe Ihuifi 

e Me'iop-h* 


uf thi 

< ttH< 

c public i.tiiic 
llirea eldur 

. T;' 

Ir M«10ftt« 

lie* a^en^uJ. 


ine fcr 

vice in Ih- I 


,,; clB.i«l at 


fy V> 

ixielf i iKard 


;ica in 

the |>r,v,i.c 

^1 Biickios- 

lllup, luda/ew^lhaL y L ■! 

lI , :■• VVell- 

m.ii.Ver AIVy, »reiB» f«nu 

.11 .v«- prM- 

clK.1 by ihe' tight Rev D>, Cn 

■un^nav, Bi- 

Ihupuf fi'iOoti ibeSpeikeii 

,lf llieHmifa 

7 Mr Put, 

Mr. Diindas, Ihe .Miller nf 

.he R.dls, 

Mr. WyOil^am, Mr. Ryder, 

, and >b«iuc 

io iillier olh«r Members, wer 

itliiSt. Mar- 

ga.ei'> Cimicli, w1i<=i e a fcnu 

thcd by tiie Rev. Dr Gu>«e 

iionfti,. The 

i»o Houfe?, if'er they i<rt 

Ml-n.-J tlOrU 

Foil., FfiLi;. 

AlaCourlrf l.-.4m.*i-ci:,ir 

icil. thedr-jft 

ofanmleni.'e.lbiH />,r amend n 

Eihe M^IIIM 

»aH'ai<io..fide.ed, and tlie ( 

>-,:i,.l ctiuf" 

agreed to in a w.<y tli.t, it is believed, »ill 

be palalal'le to all pa.Ies, a<i 

d ul^t aud 

ho.«iurable t.. ihe City <■» L.,nJ 


The Otrdlerit M.t.Klljus, lii 

ng of Potiin ■, 

ha-. CHeii le«e i.f li^i Ci; iii.l. 

miilt prcihi- 

biy tiir evKr, The unfiiriHi.:ii 
the mof) melanchnlT eon ev'U--i 

1 Fi4;iiuj.ur 

remov-lirf their Kinf. ' ' " 

'"'' "*" ," 

1 he Pjrli.imeaiary B ni d nt 


inconri.leiMi.m ..f ilw i^r.-b-d 

,(e ,-c..^,.v"r 

wlieji, tia' e agreed 10 pi.p,.lr 

ol one thnufaiul p-mnds tci |tu 

; l^ii 0.. WI... 

Ih.iSI grim- the larsetl breaditi 

nf puijiurs. 

uii lands nercr iiprhrd to the t 


[.I'lit before; a.<d luve Lfce. 

ih. member. „f tt.eir i.^n 

ihuitl frvot 

bccumins cjii II. ..w. for tliji t 



tifi «f SS#ri^.— Lent Circ^a tf tbt Judgt). 


SHfiRlFFS mpftimrdk, hii M^jefly j|lCmui - 

Pirh. William T|iayti,Df Surhamdend, efq. 
Bidfaidjti,,., J.ihnH»rvev,bf IsKwoll, pfn- 
fiwli. Loral B.tdeock, of LiHta MilTsndcn, 

CimtrrlavL Sir Junes Giatun, of Nether- 

t-y. Bait. 
fit/Hrt. Jimct , Ha^h ,Sinilb Qdrry, p( 

Mitrinny. efq. 
Cmf. and /'■«. Thonai ii^iniin, of flai- 

Icy St. GeoTicei 'fq- 
Dtufffiir,. Wiltinu CUrke, of Auckland 

Tool Sai , __ 

Dtrfnjk. EdnaidGreMheJ.ofUdJinn.ef'I- Tu-ifiht. Pnftj™.. 
'J)tity/lirt, W illuBi Dntry L>owc, uf Uc- 

S^mirffifiin. PoflpooeJ. 

Si«ff-:-!fi,'i. Thomas Swinn*flon, of Bot» 

le.ior,, cfq. 
S„J,/*. ]n£.ib Whiibrejd, nf LouJIimt. efq, 
SiuiLimftun. Wither Biamllan, of Oak- 
ley-lull, etq. 
5iiFr,,'. Tliiim?! TuiTon, oE Si>rboraa(b« 

.:j Hr, ef.,. 
Si.J-f, Ki»i.cll Newlwry, of IleathAaU* 

Park, Wq, 
ir^-iuhtjh. FrancuH<i<rDnke,orAlha,arq. 
H'.-aJI.-fiiri. Willuiin Waldrun, of Suw/- 

biidge, efq, 
'*'■ ■ MoiintaBue, qf fllJ*rton, efq, 

S^. JO-'m tiia^[r,oF Great S">nlBy-l>aIli 

fjltaafitrjt. Stniijel EdwardF, of Botham- 

irrm.ahen. J.ihn'Reu, t,f Kilyinaentlwyd, 
mfr,((. John Herbert Foley, of RUs«t 


f«r. Gahiid Karour, nf G(i'«.cnint, efq. 
%Bctfi«Jt, E;dwa<i].Muxlfte,urrick.H-sU, «lq. 
liactliijtiit. AyfcMigli HouOtereU, uf Sia- 
■ linbanxigli, efq. 
JJutmrnlt/i RlehirdMnrga-iiofArgKediefq, 

Jolm Bulkclsy, of Prefaddfod, 

- ^^lUiatn Lloyd, of Pennucbno, 

.._,--, . , Hohert Lloyd, of Cefujoed, efq, 

Sanhjmflvfjh': Vileuciue KniglHley, of Mna^tmny. t^wcoa Parry, of WclcbTpooI, 

DtAts,glt/l,ir,. John, Wynnf, of GotwciIt 

'Fl:tl BromfialdFoulkai, of Gwernyeroii, 

SHERIFF jttaiiifJ iy hh Ryr»/ %W/< ibt 
' Fntu.totV/:>\a.!«Ce^ilJi' ttir,.-,r 179;. 
Coauyof CotnvJI. KalpH AUen Uaiilell, of 

?i*atj, eCq. 
K-fiJi- GeorseNflilKMTw, of Lynfwl, pfq. 
SititiiaUmfiiiri. J 'n.ii QstEifoo, of Holme- 

Pierreponl, efq 
O./cn/Jtiri, piiiqklirdFieeman, of Hcnly- 

opon- ihaines, t(c,. 
tMile-Hffl'i'i. Sir Cdhtrt Healhtile, ut S, r- 

lOBIUim, efq 
SbtpAi'i. PoUponeil. 




J. HwU. 

B. Pe.ryn. 



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J R. oke. 

J A^hhwil 
B Hm^iam 

J. BuUer. 

J. Gr-fe, 

Mon. Mar. i 



iVednefJ. 4, 
Friday b 
Saturday ; 
M.ind..y >) 
WeJnefd. 11 
ThiirU-y w 


Line, k City 









Tuefday >-. 
WeJnefd. |8 


Lric. b Bor. 

Friday if 
Satiird..l[ J. 
Moiiday 1 1 
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17951 Births and Jlfartiages tf r/mariaiU Ptrftnt. l6j - 

VoLLXIV, p. not. Mr. Herman Be tens lo. AtCihmlWr, ThirniatPercT I^pytott 

lift twa dnigKRn uanuirricil, but only.if efq. <;»pi?iii in ilie 6MI1 rej^imml. In Mitt 

/(•, Maph B. tfq. of Hexlib s, m Kenl. a Arihells-Donrtl.e* H.kiBli, J^utKof Jn.R. 

dirretor o* Iha Soutli Sea wi<l HuJfon'i Biy efq. fecrctniy toihe Eovernorof ihaljilirt. 
Conpaniei : h« mirried 1 daughler of Sir ii. K:>bcn WilloiighhT, jim clV). of Lkh- 

EihvHil Hulfe, h*rt. by whom h* hai four li:l>! (tiiP. courmlu < ord W.) la Mill Jwa 

foniiDdtnoibuttiMn. Crimm^r Gieflry.aniarreUlioii of SirNi- 

■ - B1KTM1. 11. At teir, ca J^icefter, Mr. TIwkbm 
Tn.'T^tlB Wife of Mr. Snundert, farmer, Pandri* Barrdit, fui'E«or, of Biimuiglian, t> 
I in Tb«ob»lJ'- pwk, .1 fwi. Mifi Carulne Cmm™!-. 

II. AtWelton, near Hull, the Lady of ihe 14. Ai Coik, by fp'cial ticmce, (InEul 

RcT.' Mitel fopptr, a dauBhUt. of Bar ly mure, \a Mif^C >el''an. <la<ighuril 

17. The Lai-yof Jc>hnFirey,€f(i..,f Wo- a geiiiltm.m of :bat iiaine, of AKto.Cai. 

bom, CO, Bedford, a foR. Waterfnr.l. 

.At hii LorJQiip'i boUre.91 Mi1l>-anlc, 16. At Gr?(ri-'E'("<> tiev. Henry \ri|;M- 

WeftRiinftcr, bn l,aily of LocJ Vitcuuiii worth, reaiir ot S'a .ibi- t, ui ^\<* t-iT, 

Belgrade, a f.m. only <l«i;liier ami I'o-e's o; the Iiie Jnhn II. 

talrly, at N'innnninn-hntife, eo. Rmliml, efq ofTliorp, iie.v Sk;,>:»i> in Cr.^yen. 
Ihe tady "I S.r Gilbert He.ithcoW, bail, a 1?. «'iU,m, M. O. fc'low of Ih* 

tananj Heir. CuUcge oF Pliyriciini, an.l pliifini.-in to ilM 

At Daiflwm ha'I, en. S.idollc, Iha Lxly anny, loMif. [jp^'>n, daiijbltrof Mr. T. D. 

of Sir Joha Ko(i>,bartr M.P. lor that couii- uf Lredt. 
ly, . (in. Mr. J,.hn Ch.impnev, hrgto^, to MM* 

F,h. t. At CJke, CO Dtrtiy, ft,e LiJy of Cliyi.m, daiiglitir ui Mi. C. gmernDr' tt 

Sir Many Harpur, a foo, York Cafllo. 

4. L;h^yoiHngoMejfi(.ll,efc|. atixi. ig. A; Gillins^a-n.Kent, Mi. W. Wiff, 

Mn, Kihtinj, wife of Ilia Elev. Kogert R. jim fir.iur, of Hmdin, ncnr SiilinehiHim,((> 

Ticarof MaldoniSurrer, adiE'sliier. M:f«Trai:ry,eUleftilaitsli-eri)f~Mr.T.hook- 

g. ^1 hit houfe in Bcd&irJ -lireet, Bedft-pl- feller of Bri.mpin.i,,UJvofJohnliIewho!t, John l*hl!iii>, efq. of Ihe Imrr TepMe^ 

9. At bii baiilfl at the Geiieril Poll nn.ce, to Mrs Sncyd of Ho.iley park, c >. Siiricr. 
Lady of Prarcit Preelmg, afq- i Uaujliter. Dr. Scae lo Mib Cljrke, hoiii tif Ctun- 

• ]. In Wdheck-ftrcet, Ciyendifii-fquiire, cery-Iane. 
tlieLaJv of St.icpTiile, atonanJ heit. jo. Rtli^^er Wilier, t't\ of Bromyard, 

—~- CO. Herefi.rd, to M.f^ Mdi-r^ Sjnjna. 

MAaaiAOii. At H>iniii^.U<n, Hofi, Nt-w[i<n Fdlowei^ 

J*a. \ T Guniley,co.Leicener, Mr.John id fon 10 ilw Ej.l o' Prirtfniii"tii. K. M* 

■^8. /\ Swingltr, of Liibenliam, to Milt K Sl.erard, you:>g=!t ilaiisluer of tl» B«. 

Bioslev. of Gumiey- Callell Slieraii" 

p. UJb.ii Qf,..f .\d(li.ECi.ii,irt M 11". K.R yl'. 

ij. Rev. J..I1.1 If«ti..n, lefl.T of Lt 
BraJley. (o mt\iMM<. Jius''"^' '•'.' 
late Ml. aob. I. ul Boin-ell, en. Cani'-nJi 

14. Rev. CoppliiHune CouarJ, loftiir 

Tbtulftuii. Itniii, 1.1 M.r* Elij. Hodse, id to Mft H^rii, ..f Gieit RuiTell ftreei, n 

iltugliter of Ills l.|ejnl>iili. efij of Hatch. of J hii H. ti\. I^ie a m.ifl>:r in chi'^iterT. 

Ij. Rev. rii,.ai.k\Vi;kMii,o( \ y At Biciimond, Surrey, Mr. wir.l, 

C^Ueee, Oxf>rJ, Q>eunlie»flirt^itt m.illcn j-welk'i,uf Ludg.<ie-hi)l, to Mi i^ Wan), <if 

^lf.eE™<"ii-r:-fi.l"«ilinealh, loMihWth- MiH-bi.l, Billmcy, Eir«. 
flerjOfDein, so. Norhampton. 7, Mr John vVi«d,fon of HcFiry W.efq. 

iG. ThoRUS Nurri^ efi]. of Keaningtwi, of Henhel.',S'ilf. (a Uils!imiih,»f iningl.n. 
tp MifiC. H.Thwaitcs, UaughletofGoo. T. AtSmwe, , neai Bri^lEew ■er, B B.j.lon 

cfq. of Itlinglan. Bu'l^r, ijt\. nephciv uf :h'j B Ih .|i >if U;ou- 

.17. A< BlonmSdJ,neirI>ublia,by rpccial cedeiiUi M.f. Anne I'onle, of S-oo-ey. 
licence, LorenZQ Prederck Gorges, e[t|. id 9. ReyGemge Tievr]vaii,roii cif SitJoI'd 

Mib Mrguire.eidendauelilerof DmielM. T. bart.'to Mifi Ne 'TP,>i'iugh'tr «f Riclurd 

^ ol DnMin, merehnnt, N- efq. nf DiEenliam-pirk, EfT'x. 

14. Mr. Jalhua Driiry, primer, of Suffi>r(]| ■ 10. At Cimberw^lt, Ca|ii. Tho. Clayton, 

la Mifs Saiah Wil&n.of Derby. ot tbe royal naiy, tit MitsValknKh.'m, e'deft 

Mr. Sharp. organill,of St. Neot'i, to MiCi dauEbternf Edw. ?. efq. uf-ihe Navr-offke. 
X. W^;*rf Belficf, CO. De(^> Julio-Thouiai Gfovcsiefi^.uf Mew Pjlac^- 


Marrfa£ti and D/^ibi »f rtmark^ki* x^'^'Uf- 


y*nl,«rtflminner, tn MiTi Clunman, daugh. 
U Pr^JcrTCk C e<n. nf SIpane-fti-tc:. 

. B*». Jnhn W'^fhiiigtim, vicar of Harll- 
l¥iitir^nrir> Hanti, lu Mib Amy A flu w, of 
WiiDp^ftrcct, CivendHb'Vpi*'*. 

, ii.Gik(Daiibciiy,er(i.ofCir*!iciiftn-,m. 
GIiMcffiv. to MiJ'i Eliz^bs h Gunning, id 
im. lit Joliii r.. cf^;. 1^ Old BiiilmgEan-Or. 

^CoLHaiYlfieM. of Kn"»fai<J, iaChifhite, 
l(i^li4(f.Cfc»iivaVi^M "f TKi.-.lie^in. 

II, AlT«lmiriilrn',Keiit, R.iwfoii' Aif- 
Mwhcft)- nf. SloKe itcvMiigluHj lu .M>li 

Vaij. .;E D iit-cm.n. 

Ai,Whjiihurch, Banrs, Bct. Jn. Filitier, 
a AWwrJ-I-mglcy, H«it!, to MKt Porml, 
d«a«}iW nf t]>e Lfjs Jot, P. el^,. a\ Freefijilt. 
' . SjiDWt Sher^nVI. c'q. of L.ncolr.'i inn, lo 
ittb "itiAjnm.'tUaO. •aa^lntr oi Sir Heiiir 

14. M'.RicliaiirTlnenijr.oriheSfrJtiil, 
to Mffe» Ch?pmt, of K. Criij, Kent. 

AlBrill<^!, AnhutPata'^r.iim. rfq. lin- 
dei'^en^fct that li<^, 10 Mili AnJiewsi, 
tfMl i*V- of ilr. A.ul itie cu tonn lliere. 

Uf. Ei^niimd Qonl;, tu Ntn.Elii.Loll'e'Ll, 
bHhcf Burnhim, Bucks. 

• 7. ].>hn Mcllilb, cfq. of Albeitil: Is-ftr. 
to Uifa CliarloHePuifoM, fecmil <il Ihe Hires 
4me<MW(of Ule lui]nr«pl> p. er<j. iUul niece 
laUiebteG"V.P. uFBjit<ad'>.»,»CuLP. 
. Ba^Jacntn BcHi<';cfc| hnnk^ sii^ fJierj 
OlhK, of Cl'plum-codKnori, Sumf- 
. ig. C>ur;ei Iraluilt erq. fiin- n-liw of 
Wmm H»nini{>, efq. !.> Mift Ch.rtiK^i; 
filunljilii'd.l.tigoisirof SirCtijilesS. liuL 
■ of Orn"''>"l-"'«r. 

At.Maretum, Hprk', Jn P.™ e) KoVn', 
.•(q. U K-Dsr&Te. in llic Ill= of l h.mei, c-.. 
Jtaoi, b> M-li lCyic> elitnl^ >!augl>ter ut ibe 
lacJcauuK>t;, UD. 

»]. Ht». Hdiry i'ai iie, vicar oT Philip's 
Nonni (Fnn o( His Rev. ThomAt P. c.nou uf 
Vlais,), u> Mia Gr.,111, of Hull. 

'794- 1 
Jmiit,..\ BDilJ.irnrj in iheCompany 
. ««e, and brocricr to Lattj Dudley. 

y-iy 14, Ai Zi. ThiVma! s Mount, in the 
E^ InAta, Carl. &«'<' comnuoding (Ha 
ricoduMut i>f aitillei-v. 

>^ In Afrin, a^^ 17, Mr. Gcorgt D^n- 
,lwnvftr>e-0fi,yii!injei1 fi.n oftheRttf. Jolin 
D-lffe W Sjiildiiir, to. Lma.lii. 

Jlif. 7- At Port- ail -frinco, in r' e Weft 
InJica, G. U'- Hanl)nian. efcj. cnpiajn and 
. pafmanirof Ihe i]th regtment of luiit. 

15. AI Antigua, of the yellow fever, in 
■" ' ■ ■ ■' y Fairlvirn, M.D. 

hoi^injl. cough, which, in ihe Rinrt ffiace n^ 

iJnnnmht.en'nplL'iedber dilTnlntiun. SIi« 
had a Aruog pnfEminx.'nt nf htr dcAiny for 
fiHnB tinte \ntt, and roade feveril prepara- 
loiy difpsntions in cmifi'qucnce } but wiiti 
hei>'k furtituJe cnnceitcJ from her parenn 
birth the |ntn llie nn>A ti;ivc Culbred in lbs 
ptOiirff. of bar illnafi. mi hec bui loo jnft. 

vein tlwir (eejins the agony of focli a difco- 
vBty. To averj lively wil and hitil* ira;— 
Kuutirn lite joined ajiaruteiieftiifpenelrauun 
and a IrtllJilf rf judstmant far tSmt her 
jfarv, flowing from a ^nius cnlcivaied bf 
ioUllaut aprlieatioo- 

19.' In his 15th year, iha Rev. Jnlin 
Reay, curate of Tnrvin, fan ol llie Kev. 
Stephen R. of Shplwiilc, loiR nearUheAcr. 
Tliii fxcillcnt young m,in, who prnmifed to 
ha«abcei>«iioni;.rronttThi!prQl«ffi'ni, and 
Ui-lidle e.uly lull is Ciocerclf lamented hy all 
who knew luni, liad hit clallical ttJuciiiiin 
al St, B'e'i (chad in CamticrUiid, atul ac- 
quined hinilelf wiih mnch credit to th't ex- 
CeikiH leioinary at hiE eiiJfoliiaiion'fi* holy 
itfderl b:foi'D tlio Bilhop of'Chefter'S dwii- 
la-n. He waft appointed tn the cDiacy of 
Tarvia on-vr Mr. Dickenfon the rCflor, 
who icCg lej to liim the (ole charge of tho 
pai'iCb. Hu nllcnliDii la tlie dams of hi> 
office Will allemfed with that fuceeh which 

fai-hfutard dilig-nl liiioirter nf the CiJpel. 
He «-:is entirely beloved by h't ]v(i IBiionori, 
Wlioft reacejhio bohnvour in tlwfe dirtrait- 
eJ liiiiri .-ilhirdt the bell pi'un't of bit cai-e 

their King, and a-iachmen't to tlie Cuiifti'u- 
tionof ihuircoootry. Mr. R. w^precifelr 
fucl> a clertyman as the' prefent BiHbip (4 
Cheiler wilhvd to have in his iliotei* (f* 


Da. u 
ITth yta 



r 0* CJecrge A. elq. m:e of the 
u..ucr-.<ti«-.iit)of Itjefurlhefvi.ijn de- 
p...t...ini. A >;^ cliiie hid, hy iinp.igc,n:iWe 

. lu^bL.^, nhtii Ibc Wis »Um.LcJ by ilif 

_ difciptmf 

England, trua to llie Confti'nliun of hi) 
couiiiry, and detennined to defend buih to 
the WiiiuK of his power, "againft nil oppo- 
filinii." Among hii pirilhiuiien, and tliofs 
who were heft aeqii.inioJ with Ills early 
virtues and modeA woilh, his menxxy will 
be long revered. To hu afH-Aed f'tlicr and 
moihui' his liifi is irrepanble. Ha wai a 
defcendani of ihe family of Reay of Oill in 
Ciimheilaiol, fome turticiilai s refpetting 
which are mentHHied in vol. LXIV. p. hk3- 
This, it ii bolieve.1, is one of ilie moll jn- 
ikni faniUieS in that county, dating Owir 
original fo far back as the ume of 
iheUon,kDXorS<'D'.lind. The Edilon of 
thsttili(^|i 'if t-'umhtrland, if they incline 
to pay any atientioi. to this imce, may, it is 
pfefm'B.!, "hsve intlub'i.4hte (iniif of (his, 

tho teciin's ol the pnprr o^re in EMd- 
burgh, wliere may >e lourid lurnliy gr.inii 
ol ^d> iai bjwucs iu ;.'u^b. \\^A 10 iiicir 

17950 OUtiaryt/niiiar'iaHt'nrfiiin witHBttgraph'uat'Atitcditn. 167 

ra'pt Aive . ownen, wirtt msnrot'ier picii- 
' witn tiigh); inur«ltii>( 10 ui hiAodan uF 

Uuc CDuntf . 
■- ij. At RajIlaDi in CamticitlecQiirB, (he 

Rev. H^ilMkkuk CraUi, Mwlw (to id<>p( his 

•wn "mfliWl bngiit^c) " (onJiifled the de- 
'■ vouotn" oF ail inilepB">'aiH ci>|igreg4liiui nf 
-ClnlilallL .TlielitcBiHJehi>ri>aerurMi-.C. 

JfeDUgh uomulteil l>y any of tlofc lirik>n; 

iiKidnKi or impierbu* pnuliui[<« vthcli 

encite tli« aitenlion Dfnnlinary otiftrver', 
-tlveiB, nenrthclcri, Uiora on nhich die Hlii- 

loToiiiier Kiul Miilauilinipilt Unt la litfcH. 

3baf nhiblltd > oindsl of rxcmi In*; ciui- 
-jutt during a. penwlof 4; ye^rs, fi)«p; 
- theoxercile uf nioial ind icli^iuui Julir^. 
c-Hewu Ihe yoiHigelt ton uf the l,u.B Mi. 

Denny Crabb, at rt'itHifiehr, cu Soil.ilk, 
■ *a»d imbibeil bite^riieA piiiitiplet ftuiii ilis 

Iiie Rev. Ttiucnas Hann«r, w«ll kniiwti 10 
• 'ihalfanustworiJ hyhii " Ofcfs 

,J Cuiton 

e liiil.- 

try unJtr Pr. AfliHintlii snil S^it•l^i»- 
-' *«!» a.miuiflur hi Sluwnurliet, no, SuF- 
'. fatk., HetliencereinyvedioCiretu;cIter(CO. 

- GIoDceQer i aiul alierwuili unileJ wMblm 
• brollwr-ia-llW) the ^«/. I. L. Fenner, ai 

tlie Denui, U'lltD, in ijio ^uciuiau of 
_• y^ah. WtuIA lie wu thiulnHiourahyand 
_,» iifcbilly™plpyed.hiiaricienlpre«[Hi.r Mr. 
';] tie wvli gia.lnelt ucenCeil 
i* 'Xfl invii.'lian Et fuccE*d h-m uj ihe mniilry. 
■li Me bid cvo wiih«d lo fpaiil Ihe latter por- 

- jOan at hi> liCe m'l'it nauve t-iilige, U-^ic Ira 
-• .. miihtpaurforihibeibiinJjinceiidiiiatiiuiiE- 
rD^ii^.in. [he C|HIC Hlieoce Iw dicw lbs lirft 

,vJiprtntipl:s of bti taitli. Bui be 1*1 yet Co 
•' Iiuru, IhstthE Cpirit of CliriiliiiiiljF relU not 
•■ alwayi »itb Ut iirurelTon. , He b^iO bi;eti 
— ^<ducUe>l in the ItriCt principle! of C.-ilvin, 
lb iiuai wbi^i. bsioulfl not but cU'ifiCei:>l>ly 
Aei'eAt, lor hi| inielleCE vtit lining. LtS 
• -jadgemenL cooUfnil bit mind {rec (runietil/ 
■i,trapreni'iiM. AkbciUEh lie avpid&l rverjf^ 
u .IpeciMuf cpni[-ivrrly> anil was lUUduinis in 
-^ Iiie'prafticil dune^"!' ibe miartlrf, hia iiica- 
.r--pabili(y of jouiine in cha jaigoa pfmrnerr 
t. ' 1W»^ in lbs opini-.ii uf fomi qf hii heiien, 
..1 lAB. nnpapdonabi* uinie. Tlic puvity of bis 
^» qonUi tlie.fnayiwuflUsitiandei.j thebeup- 
rv ~ vdeaco-oF Iiie fiell^g-, ami [be rin9ili..1e uf 
■%. .h» priociple5, wire la a grain iii [he ba. 

. -ttet whiclJ lie eoii'ii nu[ ftoniMince. 1 bo 
DiOenten of ihe prefent Jay a^taa liheraliiy 
•f fcntjmeni, and a \nvt ol teligioui liht-ri! , 
MioppDllcioiilcjtheCLnii,biJ£iigU;id( yet, 
. attbeiuiligatiituof a few inilividojls ufliis 
. . co(iil«atioii, lie was tomp>lled ra abintluii 
the fcai • of till fiHRiei' luppinet^ and cha 
..SgVt ii),.w)ii'I> h's tuiure w<s:fai'« (ecmcdio 
centre. He met wiiii an atylum at Roylton, 
.. .WMr* H t cnraardinarymei 11 wsf juniy ap- 
preciated. Ueie lie expeiienieil cbe faii!f:iC' 
UOn vf aftbdating n iili kindred minds : tiL[ 
it wat «i cr tus tu( to Ure tll« ci<l> ut liapi>i> 

nrk dntlied (r»tn hi; lipt herore be h>l wctl 
Wiled iL He lia.l remained there bat iwo 
ymis, wlien be Inft liK »ifc. Herdeiitb *(- 
fcAtd bim hvtiely I wliich, wHIi H>e fi^itaf 
a nuniFiDiti and yi'ung fainitVi lur wtsoi 
(here appeared no me^ii) of ftipivft except 
Itiepr^catiousiubn tenfevrbifhbisp'^'^An 
Iniiiiaied him ; and ibo cruel wouoil. fo »e- 
ceiitly inAiaed ufon Inm by liii iTcfoiilOM 
Rxxn WaUit&eid, COHtjiKcd [n ■leOrar ?i» 
coiiAiliitinii. ' His legret lur the pill ^Dd 
^pprshenfioiis for iltc futuie l*tifujht i-A A 
ocrvoui fevei', aiul,3h«ii[ two vett|tft'iR» 
ilDath of Mis C. huiijetl bim [,1 anDnlidwlr 
\ma\i. Hitchu3fiBrli.-isbesnHlieaif ai|Wt 
delineated. Hii ilomellic miffbrfunaf crci- 
icd a penlive hibit, but he was nccifiwallf 
lively and joostB. Kb wit nciilier a fsAbia' 
am aftltmical pitJcbtr ; ami, ihouth h- wu 
piouJ ut hii.oilice wr a Tracher ol itie' Ocli- 
giuii u( JefiiB, hcHas I'eliron? lo^riid itw 
epthet uf Piielt He lus left a tinn| «( 
fc«n ilefti'i'lo nrpbjn*, for wtiiJe bcaciit 
bhtiieiiei pnijv.te i'iiM<iliing Hf (ubfcriii(u-a 
WofroaliratumeiuflM 5arnio.u. [Sb., >n 
oor Poe[ty , p. 1 51, ail E 1=£* 10 1* Mrtn ty-] 

17. A;cd %o, iho Rev. Henry t^nnsilr. 
■ M. A; reflnr of Wicken, c^. UfWiuirniiluo, 
;iad e( Prefton SSity fiiuMi, fornierli of 
St. Mary -ball, Ox'oril, and cli.i^liniiL^ilM 

IT9f> ^.iK. a. At riif;dle, cq. StiS-xi, 
Mr. Muretuu, an CJ^iinEUt lur£e<ja and 

I At M r. Ounhai's f who rraiiW \trt fif- 
lei) in Mitw-criurt. Ac'i'ri.ic.'jull sfitf IhB 
went IQ b(d, Mi>. Punier, w<fe of Hnuy P. 
cfi). uf Enlicld, and or.e At llw da^i'iiEii i.f 
tlie Ui* R«if. Mr. Cucft, i-f Heretwdlttre i 
v\i, (ID Friday ibe gtb, bcT itiiuuu Act* 
in I erred in fjilield etiuicli-yard. 

f, Tl.e Re». Mofci Wijbt, manf tem 
prsicbcr at £tiJcli'eIt-hDf|>iuri uf Wl)uBt ■ 
pailicuJar aii^m-int (hall lie giviui- 

Al Mrs.. B.i'eniiii's, in, KpiiIinmbcHmd- 
ftietv, Lieui.Tdiini, i liraieaaJ Uldlo.lker. 

Mj-. tphiaim Mui ■an, nf R w) Libn Ore. t. 
' Mr. Rulil, f 'imsily agior<i-»t Ly-Hi. 

A[ Eweil, cj. Siirciy, a^ed 7^ rtiilip 
Ruihileii, tin 

Aged bj. Ml'. Slirubtilc, an li.ifiarnt 
eoicb-mafler. uf Ricbmond, Siursy. 

M Dmmure, in IieUn^l, Mi. C)ir<(l<j>licr 
Herun, uf l>;;iii-ftre..r, %r.w.. 

Ai liis boiife al Furlri-, near Rrad 05, 
Berkc, in his ltd, J.din Ge-ij-jii t-i ■- 
benrood, efq formerly ai> c.uinc^ul Ou-.tU 
mxrcliai.! >a M:.ik.-I:»K:. 

InGrrtuftrset, linfiel.', Mrs. MwgiD, 
dausluer of [tie lale Mr. Di iiik.w»tcr. 

6. Ml?. Biles, w ite of Mr. 6. 6.ii)1l r, of 
Bridgnortli, to. Sol.ip. 

A[ bis hnuic in Urcrpool, in bi« f5th 
year, Nichul.t Bloi.djU, a^- □( Cnitb^-hJl, 
CO. Lancifter. 

Ai Owflon, CO. Uieefter, Mf G-ten, 
rcl;tt cf fie He Joliii C. £ciit. of .l.rfid .«. 

l68 (MnuHJofrtmariahUPffint; w'uh Shgraphksl Anicdalti. [Feb< 

Mrs- Gregorf, wife o[ Mr. G. ol the Acnl upwarJs of Bo, Mil. Sarah' Olflo. ' 

Rijil 0?k iim.ii I-ticefttr. wid.iiv,of Sumlurd, co. Lincoln. 

7.-.V- "^Mum, Ken', in liis 7^'h jrear. At Lynn, Mr. J.iliii Coper, miny yewt 

I^^n Jiickf..!., t(a. L-.'e if Red Lion r^iiah-. u. eminent ra.llev ihei*. 

In Ili, 74:11 ycc Mr. IdiniiiKl Lufli, Lire AiWuIv*rh9>i<txim,as«l7o, Mr.WiUiatn 

ef S■lifb^Ir^■,^^!ll.'e^, ami cleikiif ihe *orti lllnlje, ropemiiter. 

cftlircMhi'ilr.ilchui'Cli there, wliich uffice Mr.Tlii'mu Smith, fteward [a J. P.HuB- 

he had helJ opwird* of 40 y«»rt, with gerroril.Hq.of LBiceftenWre. WliilBti»tne 

ffOt repute, at fucccKir 10 the iaieaicnu ii rettionl tu Limt lab luinrs, hs dropped 

Mr Price. down in an a^h-plrftic fil,and died iiiftantly. 

■ At Kochefler, id her TCth tut, Mrt. Suiideiily, Mr. Green, furilun and apo- 

Jlnne Spice, wife of Wm. S. efq; fenior al- ihccary, nf Cnveinry. 

4hiiuu (if thut city. She was ■ charitable n. At Sl MaiE>ret's Bank, neai' Ro- 

Mid Buod wooMDi iiul many wSl regret chefler, Mr. Wliite, wiiie-mCrilioKt. 

ler itaih. ' Willum Smith, wa.lcr U ihi% New Inn ^ 

Mr. Fowie, Cnca draper, Lo>lgJle*ill. tavnH^ WoLlm.nfter-briJBe. At fi»o n'etoik; 

Aftetalhonillneft,ninch lamented, VIni \a the nmrnin£ he th'aw himfelf firom a 

Fawtiij wifeof Mr.F. mafterof iheGettis ihree.pair of lUirt window,' fell on the 

inn, St. Martin't, Jiamfeid Baraa. paren-.eti', and wu killed on the fpol. 

la her j^thjeiir, Mn. Borchun, wife of iq Frith-Arogt, S.>ho, alter a ihun illiict^ 

Mr. John B. <* CoOinjfhy, co. Uneoln. In Ofmiind Besotnir, ef.|, 

her the poor hare loft a kind bensftareft 1 At Salilbnry, Cape JShn Meyer, of 111* 

' kr children one uf the beft of Ootbem >nd 13d Lehi dr^giions. 

nuiijri tuoft ftaeere friend. At CoEiiifirn, near Canwa^t nnivwliilf 

8. At hii fMher't boule in EpitaUfieUl, regrWIed, Ralph Griffith, elq. 

Mr. Jolin Griffin Beefet,wine-in*rch*nt. At Sci-erecnn, near Bi' gliav, nrjr fnd- 
At NotiMw-place, Ntitt, in chUd-bed^ Ji^nly, *ged nhuut 4c, Mn. Gibfon, wiEe of 
Hia Lailjnf A. WMtiffq, Mr. G. Rrocer, and fleward 10 the late Tho- 
At Solihull, UKTvety imiaMe wifa of tha mm Tlmroinn, efq. of thit village. Sh« 
Itev. Mr.Canis, re^n of that pUee< whom, tiad he'cn reniarkMbl]' chearful duiiag the 
«rith Bve Ibas and onedaushler, flic tw left Evciiiiig, and retired to bed, where Mr. G. 
to tamen her I116. had been foiiB 1 tne, about half pad nine, itf 
Dr. % K»ber<r<>n, of Hti(»ard-<tr«et. ^e tnoft perfeft htilth. In about thi-ee mi- 
Ac Cxtnodth, whither he had gnnefoC the nuHj afteiwards, Mr. O. heard hai fetdi ai 
. Fecowrr of liii I «dth, Richard Lodge, elq. ntj deep fijh, and enqnlred Ihc luruiii bin 
at Leedi, 10 T<»k. not reoeiHng any artfwer, he f]iniiijfroi» 
A' pEtn-buroiish, Mrs. Cibbf, wife of hw bci', vid ftniEk a light; when, to hit 
Mr. John G. K'o'er. H'T benernlence and greit a^anilhmeni, tie fnund her dead, 
buin.finty In the iinfbftUJviie pfifrner!, with Hf^ Smith, wlh of Mi-- V. C. S. of Er- 
I er parental aR.:6ion to her family, and wai-to 1. She fell inio 1 well ne.>r l<cr dwell- 
friendly MIeiuirin to her nelElIbuur!) wdl jnghoufc, end itu JrBwned ( altlMMgti On 
make her de^ih lincerely lamented. ynn fjken out at Cpeedily at poffitrie, ani 
AlBawirT, agcil7i, of a paralytic ftroke, medical affidmee procmed, enerr «ffi>tt to 
Mrs.Freiwilli and. on the Iith, aged 6s, reftore animation proved f rail left. 

Mr, James Oltphanty ofCockfpiir-ftieeu 

It. At h r hnnfe at Walthimftmv, aged 

J4, Mrs. Eliiahnh Tilly, reUft nf jolm f. 

9. At Cb..tham, of an inHrininniKTy fore cCq who died Jime 17, 1790. 

llinat, Mr. John flullanl, mafter and com- At hit apartment) in Oxfbnt.Areet, ' 

mander of the Chatham yacht, com marly Hickey.tlie i^E':niOll^ rcvil,-tor. Ho had ju a 

lallo.l the ecimmilTioiier'ST.ncht. finiftieJ a fine buft of the Ute fon ol Mr. 

AiBuificU-hone, Beiksjiged 14 Tiontlis, Burk*, from memory, and hiile th.ii£ht o( 

the H.11. Mif! Amelia.Bjrbjra Kimlaiid, 'fo lunn following his depirted friend. The 

youn:;eft djOEhtn- of U^-d K. lofs of Ihii wtcoUeot artift WlH be felt by 

At Soulhin.pton, Mifi Sandyl, of Ever- more his Iriendt, n Taltc will lofe a 

Ihoti, CO. B.'d^oi J. . verjr prontifing w«k in the m»dal tor 

1,1 Stcre-ltrect, Mr. William Clarke, foT- rick,** monumait, which lie Ir^l nearly ft-" 

mct'.y -of V.itemijrter-ri,»-, bnnkfeller. nilbed. Btfides hii great merit at a ftnlinor* 

III hra ii\h year, Mii. Timfon, relifl nf he had an elegant tafle for ritenture, und 

the Ue and nuiliet of the prefent Mr. has left behind hint f.mie admirjhie 

Ht^nei I . of Hai-l>i>riiUi;h. She had been of pTtrical genius. A« a mao^he wai focial, 

Klirtl upwards of 10 fear* ; and by her Je- eotettaining) iind intctliGent. 

•cafe l^e Vyot h:-'* Intt a kind benefaflor. At South L mbeih, Mr. Rictard Bitmetl, 

At t:e'-k«rli-i'n. near Newaik, in her of Exeter-oxui, in the Strand. 

(4iliye^.r, Mk. Itifli. Mrs Gieen, »iduw •! ItK Life AU«rma» 

. x^. Afei - (hoit ilkM&, Mr. Jol-ji rarkja, Q. ,.i Kimiingilon. 

•lIi»Eier,HuLM. S^idJmly, al Modir^ham, ia bi» ttnh- 

l)95n] OKiHW^tfriikart^UPtrfiiii % 1o!tt BhgrsfiSital AMtiJtlt'u 169 

year, Mr. John Carner, inAionccr, 
iBa!ne»4o yean iHftiibuior of niwspa- 
fcrs >koiil ttiat town, ^d alwiy) tniOfei 
ibi rscipracil c&MDi of hl> emplD)wri. 

Siidfteuly, Mn. Sn<r, wife ol Mr. S. p«r- 
ftimer, Ilra^Sl.Hichnbtcllll^ch,NI)Hi□|ham■ 
AI Uie houfe of tisr uncte, Mr. Hdic al 
Newark, whulier (he went on a virn wiih 
her Inem's, Mn. Brewer, oi Boflnn, CCh 
Lincoln j a Tmceic aod BtniAioBats f nerul ; 
mi dauf^ler of ttte b» Mr. AI>!rim3ri 
Holt, of Gnuithun, of rerpcAnble mtmQi^'- 
lnHi'lij'-ftrBct, Caveiiil'iOi fijuare, Revi 
David Evanl, D. D. one ol his Mnjtftj'l 
prraclitrs at Whitcbdil, aaO n&or of Well 
Tilbury, ElTex ; ta n1»Cli he was pretcnifil 
by the King, July 1J7!. TlielivinEii worth 
tool, perfnnan). 

At bit (•rtbendal-liovfe at Wincheftor, in 
a vaj iivaacei i^e, Thorrns Balguir, T). 0. 
1U w», Ltii hc!!eTeJ,ana(tiei>f Yorbftuie ; 
admiiteJ at Si. jDtin'i (cUeje, Cambridge,' 
>bogt 17;! I wlieiE he procctdcd B. A. 
t737^M-A. .T4t, ST.P. r7,8. lie wM 
prefentod Id a prebendary mil Ihe uelidea- 
toary of Wipchefttr, and to the Ticii-«|e of 
A[lrn, Hanti, SejJtemher 1771, in the £.ift 
of the Dean and Ciujiter of WinchelHr. 
He wa> fan of John B. c.f Si. John'i, who 
proceeded R. A. 1705, M. A. 1716. "cor 
Df Nortti .lleilnn, and pretondary of Saruni j 
3ulh>n- iiF a collrAiiin of "Traftimariil and 
lh«<ilQ^cal, 17)4," 3io, "The pi.-cu;iar 
and diltingiiifliinG Chaii^er of the Gnfpc), 
173B," gvot "Five Sftinoni, wiih one i>d 
RomaMxii. ihe Aflin>, i7jgi" B*o; 
"A Cantflioii uf priAical OiltourlU, with 
i:x others be(«« puhlilhed, 1748," gvpj 
" Twenty Seimotis (fifteen nnw firft print- 

- piil-l.Tied 

1 the fame 

thai uf Bifhup Stiipleyi 
year ; whicH, wicli fame oihen, were after- 
wards colIuAiid inio one volume, "Dilcourfei 
oiTSii'.iis Siii-jeO", I78ii" and prefented, 
«-iilt a h.i^dfpme dedication, lo hii Majelly 
(fee "our #.J. LV. p. 551). Ahoac thii time 
nnihinj bt^i the iteettning Hate of hia 
heallli, for ha cyefighl had been decaying 
feme time, ai.J ai 14ft IrtaHT failed, pre- 
m-iileJ Ml ;rtctptMice of Hic f.ill)Opritli -jf 

tourfes to the King.— " r>r. B. w>5 a j 
•f exlraiii-dinary parM and ewenfive 
mn indeA) {if uniierf.l knouhdgei 

what il fo preciom in a man of letteri, of 
tlie moll txi£i judgemeti:, as appean front 
futne valiwhle difcour^, which, having 
been written oeiaCi^ally on important fub- , 
jeflf, and Fubl:ilied fcpaialcly by him, had 
inifed h<s repuiatinii fo high, ihal hii Mi- 
jelly, nut of hit ringulai- love of merit, and 
without any nlher recnminendalion, wat 
pleafed, in [7B1, to make him an offer ot 
the bilhopiick of Gloucefter. Dr. B, had ■ 
iadfenfdof ihit flaaering diflinaiaa] bnC 
was unhappily prevented, by an inflrni ftaui 
of health, from accepting it." 

13. At ChiflBharfl, Kent, the Hon. Tho- 
mai Bt'Odo' Ick, under fecretary of Hate, bro- 
Iher of tlie prefent, and fecnnd fon of tlio 
IjtF, Vifcoiinl MiddtMon; and bgm Doc to, 
iTff. His ihocherij, by the ftrangefl mif- 
take in Mr. ArEhdale's trifh PeeTate, V. 

Edward Millar- Muoday, of Shipley, in tha 
cnuQty ol NoClinghun, efq. i" a being ib* 
relia of Thon-asWilLighby Lord Middleton, 
an Englifh peer, who wat ihui re-tnarrieS 
178(1 and died of her flrfi child, July, i7ia, 
Scovol. LVllI. 81. 

At Wakefield, Col. William Dundas, bro- 
ther of ihe Right Hon. Henry D. 

At Hale-end, Effci, in her S«th year, 
Mrs. Gaftiry, fider to the Lte Kraocii G. 
efq. ireafurer of hii Majefly'i ordnance. 

AI Bjmftaple, Devon, after a iingaring 
illncQ, which (he bore with g'ejl iefign;i' 
lioii, Mn. Cribble, wife of Mr. Henry G. 

At Jier boars on Hnlloway, in an ad- 
vanced age, Mrt. Maiy Crolii, one of th« 
people called Qiiakefs, and relift at Mr> 
Heniy G. fDmierlr of £xeter, merchant. 

Rev. G-orge CoiAb, rcflor of Clyft St, 
Mnry, DenHi, and in the comrnidion of tl« 
peace for ih4I county. 

Aged 60, Mrs, Wade, of Stoke Dry, 
CO. Kulland. 

At Merley, Ralph Willet, efi), proprietor 
of a large el»ate in St. Cliriftnpher*!, hil 
grandfather and mmelakc (defeended from 
Thotnas \V. prebendary of Ely, t jSa; whnfe 
fon Andrew (u^ceedcit him in that prefer- 
ment 1517) having fougtii proieflion in 
BarbadoeS) .imorg other royalitli, in the laA 
century. In 17;! hepurclufed Mer1ey,i[|- 
lienity a minor, but then only a farm, ia 
Great Can'or^ Dorfei, where he begm, 
ifii, andfinithed, 1760, ■ nnhle boule na 
Ihe top of the faiU, with a Iihrai;, Ihe ar- 
chitedure and paintinp of which were dc 

inni, V, 

a ki- 

ll priu- 
■.!.. moOaro. Thi« 
. .llrflion of Tne- 
U ihaciitly ediiiooe 

Gttir. Mao. Fti'M. 

4fo Ohiitmj»frim*TiabPtrfMtitBithJKtF«jKcalJhttimt;[f^ 

Hamuried.Grft, AnnabeUiItDliinrDaiaiuI, At Dromalind, Six MikbridEi, [rebwHl* 

f«caiiillf,i7Sfi,Mi«.SiirutI,ni;aufSxni<ielS. Sir Lueiiu 0'Brlca,han.iinei>r hii Hijeftf'* 

rfq.clerk-afliiiwt of parti ■[»»««,» bo funivej moil hoooarable privy-council of ihjt king- 

him. Hegayeia Mr- Hilichuu'i"HiAoiy iom, and reprefnititira in pirliuneoc (or 

ef Dorfei" iha f'atx of hii hoars i of which the iwroush of Ennis. By hii deiih Mia ' 

olher views and pl»a» Buy be feeo in ilio place of cleric of I he lianiper, whieli iw has* 

Conlinuation of the Vitnivuii BritannKtic helJ fur many yean, faib la Lord Baron 

by U'olf* auJ GanJiia. Hil csniiiiDnici- GleMwortb, wfio nbriinril the Tcvcifion o( - 

tioni w Ibc Socielyttf Aptiquarici am, i. iionlyilew months 6nce. 

A Mraioir on Biililh N.ival ARliiteaure, 16. At Feckham, agei] rj. Mr. Hitnilta» 

XL 1541 1. Memoir oc the OrigUi of Print- Green, formn-ly fiirimm m Rotherhithe. 

iOCtlbid. i6t- In tomplianCB with Mi.Ws A[ >Cir>gfion,SuiTe^, m aii aJvincwl aget 

will, John WiHot Adve, efq. hii rontwnjj. Mi i. E. tinman, widow of the bee Mr, P. 

aonriii,fiiccee<]siohisfonunBaiHlEltaln,>Dd of ihe Swin inn. 

ttkeithefunumoanJarmiof willelt. At Mr. Cheefenian's, Apethorpe-lodg*, 

14. AficralangandrMiifu1ilLncfi,Cli». eo. Nurtliampini, Mr. Miifi>i>, (amMly a 
J^e(ivi)rtli,efq. of PortCea-houri, Hants. reputable f.rrtncr ai Denl-tn, ami laueilrfui' 

In BtrkBlej-lirmt, Wallace, of i). veyor of » iliftrifl of the NorthroaJ. 

apmntJlionerof <tie ni.vy. 17. In his 6 ;d year, Mr. Richard Wafer, 

, ReT. Wm. Wifiliton, teflor of Garfanli, of WeU-flrett, OxforJ-ftrael. 

and vii;»r of L«itghioii, co. Linroln, ami AlSidmoutli, Juraes Mansftdd, jun. cfq. 

aUen fon of Mr. Edvr. W. of Wotherliy, buALcr in EdinbUTEli. 

At hiilwofe in LinM-nrcet-f<i|tnTe, in III* Aied?}, after beinghsd-riilJen ^0 yait, 

76(b;Br, Williaiii IiuKt, efq. ene of the Mn. AnneFleminK.iil Wivetun-Ml. 

Okkft and moft refpe^ile Well ladii mcr- Al WeoUsy, co. Herefonl, aged 5], i\trrf 

chinit in the ciljr of London, and noi mora Gough, tXi\. ynnn^r ITiiii of the lite VValivr 

nluadfiir tht pititn'7 ;ind libentily of liis G.efi]. oF OklfaUinfi in StaRnrdlhire, and 

mercantile charjaerlli.ineflocroeJ and be- younger biotlwr of tins Inie Walter G. Hfij. n€ 

kraed M an excellent ajiJ bciicvoleni man. Porry-hill. Ho bai left a widow and ttirco 

Al hit Lorddiip'i booCj 111 Arhnjioo- diildfeik 

Jlrett, Lady Fiance5Maifliam,wifeof Lord it Miillefcjt. in hi!99tli 

Komoey, Mid younger fiftcr of lb( Earl uf year, Mr. Robert Haai, formerly an en-i- 

£gremouI. VM hu kit one (on aiklthra nenl cahinet.mlkcr and naval car^nur. 

daugllt'iT to lament Ibe iircpirable lofs of He wu horn at Lower Deeping, io Lin- 

fa cxcellenr a mother. Ai lbs rather OiuO'- colatbira (wlieie hit E:itlier lived, who wu 

' sed tlian courted a miineroua acquaintance, Rewgrd to Lord Exeter}, Aug. ■;, i&^d -. 

ber lofi roaj not, peihaps, be fb extenhvely and, Iliongli he loft hi» healing (7 a fii o* 

;u feveidy felt. Buf the riveted afiedian ilUjcfs when he was 9 ycar< old, he niuincd 

■nd eftBcm of thofe nho hid the happinefs to G>'''a' Ili'll 'n hii buAne(«. and fiillaweil l^ 

ID be numbered among her friends (peak with repiuatinn, firft 111 the botmigh ttt 

wane in praiteof her amiable aod refpefia- Soulhwiik, and afterwirds on Tower-hii|, 

ble q^uliiie! ihm ihc commonplace lUtteiy 40 years; made the wooden model fnr 

and iffMed r^ret of the world udiall; Jo Welfaninfter- bridge, and fitted up, at cnofi- 

oalhefenielanc!iolyoccarii)nS( though here, derahk expence, Lord Rodney's tirll ca^uit 

kidetd, the indigein may perhapt have re- and then retired, for the remaining 35 years 

maiVifd, that, within one week, die pabiic of his life, with a Yery fcanty pittance. He 

ptinti liave recorded her bonniy to ihem .it married tlireewtTeti the bit was widow 

this incUment (eafon, and announced the lots of Mr. Ltvic, an eminent tailor in Cork- 

«f fo liberal a friund. fiieet, Burlington -gardens- She lecom- 

1 5, At WooJnotton, co. N.iif.jik, in hit mended him, 0(1 her deaib-bed, to tlie care 
Bjd ye.-u-, Ihe Rev. Edward Wluiniell, the of her fon by her former hufband, and hy 
Ua:ncd aud much refpeaed reAur of that him he was a.nplT piuvidod for, and lund- 
parifli, and of S\v*nton Nnvers, 44 yoarr. (onwly buried in Enfield church-yard. 

In h'.m the parilhuncr; have loft a religiuiii At Handfworth, in StaHuidlhire, MrT. 

and good paftort tlie church, a fjiihful and Anna-Matia Sacheverell, aged nearly flo. 

true fonj tus iviJoH", an aKBdlic'n.ile huf- She wat the elded (tjughler and colteir of 

band) his domofticks, a kind and indideeut WiUiam Brearley,oiHandrivorth,gent. an) 

IDaAeri the pnnr, a C'ini|i.->inORaie and Lbe- wad matrivd, in 1141, lu the late Cluilet 

rat benefaAoTj and hit acquainliiicr, a C><adwick-&ichevei'dl, eft), of ttidivare, 

tiwarfnl comp.iiiion and fuicore fnend. The New-loll, and Callow, in the tnuoiiet of 

Xkan and Clfptcr ot Clmrt Chnrth, Ox- Slalfurd, Warwick, and Deiby ; bM t1i=T 

fcrd, aie pairuns of ilia pi^fefiix-nt. had no idue. Hor ynunjec filter, j.ini, 

Ufadecliiie, inhsi; i!!ihycar, Mift S.illy married, fuD, into ihe aiitieni fimily nf 

ruou, T'l'ng'f-d-uglntruf Mr. F. ma- Cloptun, of Cloptnn, co. War-vick 1 and, 

•liant, Aldrtni.iiihinA. fecimilly, II-,o Ute Walter Gu«sh,elq. otl'er- 

Ct>iir1:s liukvlci, tlq. of Call SlMCn, UCe r}'-h:ill, tii. Stnlbi-di but Ihe allu died a 

twiiR u< ih<: Gouuty lA Sairu] . widow, ilMviuK nu iQae, t;}!. 

t^.] Oiiliuij»fnmmrUAkPtrfins% mih B'^apbualJiutAM. i;i 

111 hii itft far, Mr. Arthur Holma 
Ghltc, of DtTonlhirB, dtfigncd fnr the 
jira^iM of Che law ; a young man of dlli- 
ligcDc*, {luJ^, honmir, aiul inFcgrii)'. 

Aged io[, Mr. Richard Gaugh, fea. of 
FonTt lieaih, near SlirewlburV- 

\Tii^v,t^ii It, Mn. Lancafter. 

19. AtCofpait, CigX. Jflm Blieh, bra- 
thn'of Rear-admiral B. wUu fo g^lknilyde- 
feiiJsd the Aleunder inui ol war, snd lE 
«u« a priAuier in France. 

Ai Long-Newton, tiwrDarlitiEt™, Lady 

Vane, ralift of ilie hie Re», Sir Hrnrj V. 

, bare IDd mother of tlie prcfent Sir Henry 

Vase Temped, but. M. P. (or the city of 


Al BillingboranGh, ca, Linca'ii, i^ti ;o, 
Mri. WcwUrMge, wife of Mr. W. 

At S(n[>Le- Alton, co. Oxford, in hit gjlti 
year, tlis Bev. Litmrl Lampetl. vicar of 
Ctcat BarfonI, or Unford St. Michxl's >n 
thai county, anJ iBtlorof Titfey, in Berk- 
fhir;. He <vai of All Souli caUefe, Oxfuid ; 

^ u>. Ated 94, Mr. William Clark, of 

At Somerhy, co> LeiceSw, Apd 61, Mn. 
t.aiK, widow. 

Mr. Jickfon, blherdf Hr. J. of the Rot- 
tuck iim It Stamford, co. LiacalD. 

A^ed S4, Mr. Mafan, brmcr, of Sn 
Martin's, Sl«infocd.B.iroB. 
' . Al TtfickcDhun, Ciiriflopher 'OagUj, 
«rq. of Canao-ftriei, May-fair. 

In Vloi-atiw, Piccadilly, Hr. John Mid- 
jdltton, pencil. maker to his Majett)'. 

11. AiWanham, Ke□^ aRed 5T,.Jatan 
ficabla, efq. formerly 1^ (he council a( 
bengal, in the Eifi India.. 

A^eJ 75, Mit. Green, relifl of the Rev. 
Mr. G. of K9rdinEtu.-Ti, co. Norfolk. 

At the honlc uf her tbn.tht: Rev. Thomas 
Percy, licar oF Grays, in Ellex, after a very 
IlKiri but painful iUncfs,occafiuiied partly at 
is fuppoled by the exttacirdiDary rigour of 
the laafoii nppentlDE upon a delicate con- 
lliiutioD, Mfs. Percy, wife of Anthony P. 
cfq. brother to the hofi Bifhnp of Dromore, 
ID Ireland. ^Vllat ualive elegance of man< 
nerr, wImC pure benevoleiici: of fentimenc. 
What relig'iuia integrity of principle, were 
nniied in her cliaraAer, many there are who 
(leeply feel, but none who caa fuflicieiitly 
defcHbe t 

^t. In Lime-flreet, Robert Catltey, efq. 

A: hit hoofe in Crofvennr-flreet) Paul 
Melhuen, efq. Many mull feel his luff, ai 
few were ignorant of his worth. His af- 
diAed family and friends have ihil c'nolbla- 
(ion in the recolle^ion nf hi* Tinues, that, > 
Mhiiconduft throng) life was iuA, upright, 
•nd exempUry, fo hii departure from it was 
•ity, cilni, and tranquil 

Aged 7S, Mr. Cul, farmer, It CtldNat. 
•V. Rutland, 

Alter • linittriog jlloefs,, which he faf- 
iMd with ireac IbrtitiMle, Mr. Jm. Clarke, 
le of (be aldemiea of Notthatiipton. 
ai. Mrs.Gibbs, wife of Mr. 0. mafterof 
eBull ■ •- ■ ~ ■ 

the Bull ino at Miirkel Deeping. 

Afltd 73, Mrs. Gilfon, of Prefloa, to. 

In Paternofler-i'ow, Mr. Scanlay Crow^ 

derk to the commir- 

id winduw ux 

der, boakfeller, 
fcttec^ of tilt coi 
for the city of L 

Mr. JcAn Gill, of Duke-Oract, AdetphL 
Al four o'clock, \a his 7tlh year, at hit 
honfe at Maddingley, co. Cambridge, Sir 
John Hyade Cotton, hart. He fnccewled hit 
fulHr, Sir J. H. C. the well-known oppo' 
neat of the Walpole lainiBry, 1751, moA 
reprafeoud .St. GermMo'i, in Cornwall 
I74t, Marlboroufh, on hit faifacr's deaili, 
1711. and again 1754, aii.l th^ cuunty of 
Cambridge 17^1 and 17;!. He mjineit, 
AiJguft i7;4, Anne, (eciiiiJ ilaughter of 
Humphry Parfont, efq. of Rcie.>T^, Iwica 
lord-mayor of Londoii, by his wife Sarah, 
third daugliter of Sir Ambrofe Crawley, 
km. by whom Sir John had fix fan ; [ohn, 
died 17S1 i Charlci, caplaia of a man of 
wari Ceoije, ileceafed 1781, and AMxan- 
dei-, twins i Henry, dioJ at hit birth, and 
Eilward, ttt'iDij and tbiee daughters: 9a- 
rali s Anne, mairied to the Ro». Mr. Ol- 
derlhiwi and Leitice, 

Aged 7S, Mr. C.Dav, fitlierof Hit ItM 
Mr. [aim O. hrawer, ' " 

it lioufo i 

. Cui-flE.1 


Buiili Cay, efq. of l!ie Temple, 
late H. B. C. efii. ftawarU of the Marlhalfei. 
who abridged the SlatiiW, which Mr. C,«» 
his faiher'c death, completed, and wai ap- 
pointed deputy to the ftewaid o( the Mar- 
Ibalfea. He was alb flewardaf thecoonty* 
C'lurt lor Middlcfax, and, fur a Ihort tim*^ 
joint foLcilor 10 the excite. Ha was idmit- 
led of Clare-hall, Cambridge, where he pro- 
ceeded B. A. i7;i, M. A. 17;;, and na* 
fellow, till he married, 1770, Mift Piggott, 
fifttr af GranadQ P. efq. of Uaflingbourn, 
CO. Cambridge, by wliom he Ins left twa 

Mrt. Peny, wife of Mr. P. Oiip-buildar, 
at Blackwall. 

Mil. Martha Ktyfer, wife of Mr. Afl^iir 
K- of Savtge-garden, Tower-hilt. 

AcChavenase-lioufe, co.GlouceHer, Hen- 
ry Stephens, elq. 

Ac Edinburgh, David Anftnnlier, efq. 
lata captain Iti ihs 4id raiment of [not. 

Aged 64, Mr. Sharpr, of Lincoln; where 
he was noted for his pciimanlhip, and, oa 
that account, much employed. 

Perilled by the inclemency of the waa- 
(htr, on his return home (ram ShepaQied, 
CO. Leicefler, Thunai Mills, oi Charter- 

15. Of an aflhmalical and dropfictl com- 
plaint, to which he had been lung fubjeA, the 
RcT. Rich. Souihgaie. He waiof Si. Jutia'a 

•oU. Caoihrids^ wtwra bt procoalod S. A, 


tft Otitmj^/^wmrtsgMe Ifiif^^ [Fdn 

%749 1 Mt to6k no AurttMr dekitjcri elia- 
«l F.A.S. f7941 prtfcmMi til the 4«idl 
el Dr. HAliCtt, MIIm^^ of St Alkph, » 
mo roAory of Warfep, co« Vtoitingtiifn, 
worth 4*d. ffn amhi, fJUf 17^ 1^ 
ftH fHoml John Gthy Knitnti efqpiir^ to 
whofe fathtir, the teamed Dr. GMly, be 
hftd ^6en many fears totate't ax^MiiAted af- 
fiftantTthrarian at the BriHfH Mawftm, 00* 
4er Richard Planta, eft), t^jj 1 Ahd cunm 
at St. Giles*! in the Tields. Where his aHi* 
6tkf (tiiherefoitnafion of m makMiere of 
In pariOiioners bf the U>ireft» imsft wretch- 
0^ and moft aVitodbned'chara^tt^^'ill kir»| 
%» Sfttefntiy refr.efdbered. In ftOOilfmattc 
kilNS#l6d^ he flood atmoft ttirivaledi «nd 
khe pfofeflbrs of thai bitrnth of ^rtCk h;ivet0 
ve^et that Ke did rioi tWe to-f^Uifh Ifis nt^hle 
4cAp\ of illiiAratiii|f'the^)t(»Ot(^^p!ei dr 
tiiat his progrefc in it (for fome pi o^refs he 
litd made) was 'retarded hyliis difBdetKM 
MisiLnovrledseof books Was*go^; ^d he 
vfwi employed by the trulltes af the Britifti 
•Mufeum in-makirig p»rchaf«s of fOXiiy cni 
ffiOUs articles. — k rtpon wSs \n cireutacirikl 
#Kir his death had beeaoccaf^ftned by'Ttavirig 
keen ill-treated by foino piwr lFl(hmon, dif* 
failed at not hating partaHen bf chftricy dif" 
tributed by Him at Sr. Gilts** dfot ch, ahd 
even a Crubean elegy, alludiog to it, cried 
about the Areets^ but, on -enquiry, we find 
this to have been erfdoeoo^.' He was bo* 
*M» f^cb- 3> in St Giles's chQfch. Re left 
Apre brocfi<ers; and, (lying inteftpte, his v»-> 
loaMe library and cbl^eitton of coins Will 
fliortly be difpofed o(tff atfdtion. 

Aged %i, Edwin Laifi^l^, Lord Hare* 
wo(xl of Harewood, t&. York; to created 
Jane 19, 1790. He rOboiU.his noble mnn- 
lion at Hftitwood, between Harrowgate 4nd 
Leeds, dcfervrdly ranked with ihe ftrf* 
Ivtiildings in the kifigdoBi, from a defign of 
M^flrs. Adam andtJarr, of Yort^ j of which 
a view may be fecn in Mr. Walls's coUedlibn^ 
ami in Vitruvius Briianuicte, V. 23^—1?'. 
The grounds were Utd out by Mr. Brnwn. 

At fijcettr, I^i". Roberts, formerly of Star- 
croff, wlio, a few years ago, cafried on ML 
cxtenfive bufinefs in the coal- trade there. 

At'€xmouihy in an advanced, at^e, David 
Rofs, efq. late major in the 5th reg. of fo6^< 

A-tBarnflap!c, advanced in years, Mrs* 
Colley, widow of the late Mr. |am^ G. df 
that plnce, met clinnt. 

At Woolfton, CO. Warwick, aged 37, the 
Rev. John Kayc. 

At Bath, Mrs. Wilby, wife of the Rev. 
Mr. W. vicar of Bofton, co. Lincoln. On 
the 2 2d, foon nfccr fhe roff, whdb hitr 
hufband w;is gone to the bath, reacting 
a news-pflper as Ihe flood near ' the 
ehimncy, atid fuddchly jjerci!ivirfj; that her 
cluaths wei^e on fire, Ihe puHed both the 
baaiMes of tfie'belt with fach vibleticej that 
the ropes broke: unfortUnatdy, her Tenant 
being out, the fummohs Was not aitfwefett. 
She then liadthepfdl^actof miitdtO'&liort 

tfio etipeiv ^nA^ttAkv^nm eoilbttf htriielf ^ up 
4fiit9'blitkwi^ilaitedCf»ClA.flod|^ As ^ 
faia expodietit, Ibe nsO^ed^ la fl^eee^ Out <<^ 
the roon, sBid ren datra Cli» fii# >Aigbtrcif 
4lairs, lyhere^ atarmed by hsr ihriekBi effift- 
anoe was |^vea her*-^ut too IttOb A fin;- 
geoa, ^»lio happened to cooiO m 'at the mo- 
ment, rolled her in a carper tone op anil 
thrbwti after by^a la^ who lodged on 'the 
^kme flcior With berfelf. Uie died on th« 
41 ^h, literally, thongh not inuoediaceljR, 
burnt to death, but perfedUy coUetflad . and 
ironed. M^. Ws man-iervantdied at Bath 
jaft hefdre.<^Tys accident, with three nabi% 
^which #e IhaH have. occasion to.rccori 
^nce, it is h<ip^ wili be a cautiOA lb 
ladtes, how tltcy ftand too neai^the ikr^ 
^«^icK.ia«ery apf ta^-aitf iil^he Iti^Ater fiarts 
of their drtfs,Wd catch tho whole, be&kH 
Chpy Gsftv be aware of it;. 
• At B-'tM, fmoerely lamented by his br»- 
ther-oiBcer% aA I by all; ivho had the.ple^ 
iUre of h^aeqrtahitance, Capt. Kolly,<of tlia 
rWoircoBfitlhim regiment of mlHlla. Ha 
was foiled with a paralytic ftrol^o at IhB 
halUrooKa on tiie ovening of Uie 1 3d. . 

26. Mr. James Crook, of Baldwin'*- 
court, Ckiak-lane. 

Mrs. Biglby , fenior, reliA of the late Mir* 
^. forgeon, df NbtnOgham. 

At (he vicarai^houre in the ch<9rchryard 
at Blackburn, <co. Lancailer, Mi^ SrarkiOi 
wife of Rev. Tho» S. vicar of^hat place. 

17^ At her father's honfe ift StanhopO'^Ar. 
May -fair. Lady ^ufannah- Mafia Fixzr&f^ 
^ck!)f furvi ving ^daughter of Lord Sodlhiiiip* 
V>ni brtro^Sept. 7, 1760. 

I'n Spring- gardens, Mrs. DevxyoeSy wiio 
of Mr. D. apothec;4ry to their MajeiVies. 

In her 79th year, Mrs. A flea, of Lud* 

In hiffchatr, aged upwards of 80,. the 
Rev. Ralpli Barlow, 42 years vicar of Bo- 
leat Ctim STixtaii,co. Kortltampton i M. A- 
of 'Brazen Mofe college, Oxford, 4739. < 

■ Robert Woulfc, efq. of Corke, in Inland* 
Early in the moming he went to bathe, acr 
cording to caftom, m the Litfey, to the rear 
of St.» Stephen's hofpitiJ, and walked acroCi 
the ice for a length of way to gel to tlie cor^ 
Aer of the river that was not fi*ozen ; befprr 
he readied wtiich, the ice gave way under 
him, and he was nnfoirtunateiy lott before 
a^'y affiftaiioe cou'd beadminiftcred to )iim> 
He was q gentbman of the moft amiable 
4na and upright chara6l- r, and had 
fcrved as captain n>n\\y years in Ld. Clare's 
idih '^eghnent of brigade^ in Finance and 
the Eaft lOilieS. l 

At ReU6i\l, "Mrs. BiXith, wife of AlJer^ 
man B. of that place. < 

At Blifthorpe, near Southwell, aged 109, 
Mrs. Halard, widow; who retained 
ufe of her faculties and could do . her houi 
h< Id bufinefs nearly to the lai>. 
» Far advanced .in years, Mis. Cockle^ of 
Liocoln, rtli^ of Alderman C 


, . At bit^KBlib in.Alb«fMU-IOpAraet,« the^in- bcndarier of York €a^hodiiIy.4nd rodor.o£ 

tvA fon >nd heir of |^ iooficUli dq. M«P* Kirk-Dcrgl)ton, in thv Weft ridii|g of Ycofk*^ 

•f Woqiii^9J^p«rkr Htrts. ^ ^ Affer. a ibort UlncfSy at Uuh^nt co. Nor« 

. il^Mqit^p^ ia Syrr«y » afle44$i ^"' ^^*^'* ^^^'^ (where ,h« was r^idoac curate), t|M JU«^ 

cas Lackington, wife of Mr. L. bookfelleft GtH)ige Hasgitt, reAor of PecchaoiweU. 

of Ftnfbo^y^uare.- She watf reac grand- W^ile ber fervaot was drefRog hery wg&i 

4aQghcer.Qf(tlieHpiuSUvfobQ TurUMi, ona 79y Mrs. Jane Feverall, of St Stepfaett't^ 

of the judges of the Kjffig*« Bench f bet. Not folk. ■ -^ . 

Wd^t islttoM to iier luraife, Ihe was one of At fif aoeboroiigb, co. LincdOf in his 4t(l 

Uie:beliQf,ii;ocvMB* We are Wi^cinedi ift year^ Edward NTewtoniofii. • .. 

Mr. Lackingcorv's Life, thar, before flie waf • At hit houfe in Bache's-raw, HoK^ott, 

majrri^d, ta, hf ktepiog a fchool, and by aged 84 years within 9. days, xi^ Rev. Mi« 

Mdl^woffki Ai|>pCMted herCallier, whdhtd chael Mariow, M. A* rtAor pf Lakafcrthf 

diffijpateda very large /oiitmie. Soon after ^as Lackfondy and Frefton St Peter^ CQi« 

tierfathei'sdCRbfliewasiwnedcpMr.L. Sutfolk, and chaplain to Aike's faofpMdi 

Ittd.itdc qa^ay years jwid k conftaot and un- Ho^too. He mairiod the youhgeft ismltteF 

weaoied attendance to bookfellU>g.-rlt it of Mr. Jolin Kent, foraierly of Loodont 

eight y^ftrf finoe Iht was given over by ber whalebone-merchant, . grett imcla Co the 

pk^iiciinfti fince.wbichy flse has been com« prefeni Sir Cjiarles Kenc, iennerly Egleton* 

bating a complication of diibrders, witli iia<t bare. . She dioil Feb. 17, 1791 ; end by her 

moo patjence and fortitude % and^ although he had a fon of his own name^of St. JohD'4 

ihe bore her numerous diforders witli the colhtge, Oxfocd, and two daugbti^rs; of 

temper pf a ftoick, (he difcovered the ten^ whom tlie younger is married to the Rev* 

dereil fselings for Mr. I/s numerous poor Watts Wilkiufon, B. A. who fucceeded hit 

relations, with whom Ihe divided her time father^in4aw 9s chaplain to Afke's hofpitaU 

and money. At Reading, Bsrks, in the prime of li&^ 

28. Mrs.Benezick, wife of Mr. B. coal« Mr. John Spalding, one of the people called 
merchant, Beaufort- buildings. Strand. Quakei:s. His death was the conlequenceel 

At Staynt<Ki, in the biftioprick of Dor- a very violent fever, occaOoned, there it 

hnm, aged 80, M«s. Katb. Lodge, widow fvery reafoq ^ fappofe, by his unwetried 

of Rev. John L. fome years fince vicar of endeavours to promote die caufe ef Qaa< 

MouUan, co. Lincoln, and the lifl furviving kehfm, at the ezpence of eafe, liealth, and 

of 26 chiMren of Maurice Johnfon, efq. of every other confideration.^ The condoift of 

SpalJing, founder of the Geatlemen's Society this youag man was very extraordinary, 

there. About % year and a half ago he, to the grei« 

29. fn Litilff Jrinity-lane, Queeohitbei aftonilhment of his friends, left the Eftab't 
Mrs. Piper, it\6k of Mr. Jn. P* many ye;irs liflied mode -of worlhip, in which he had 
deputy of .th« wrnrd of Queeiihithe. been educated, and embraced, with the 

Ai.K'chmonii, Surrey, Mrs. Couon^ relid greateft enthufiafmy the opinions, and ever/ 
of the ht:? Wm C. euj. x>f Laurence ^ouot« fmce lived up to the moft rigid rale6,of thie 
ney-laM'7, Cat non-iii^^t. fe^ For this Ai^ular change he juft lived 
\t iningron, in her 89th year, Mrs. Ef- to publiih his ''Reafoos," and then, iwi the 
ther Wiiuion, one of the pew-opcners of n^morable day. of the martyrdom^of King 
that pariih, where lier hu(band. was many Charles^ fell a martyr to t|iat caufe whtctk 
year fextoii. She had been a widow nearly he had. fo warmly and fattdly efpoufedw 
half ?. wenrury, ain!, drring that luns^ period* WJUile his premature de<ith may ferve aa % 
bad borne iter faculties to meekly'as to obtain memenro to others not to engage' tbo ac^ 
very genera' attention and refpeA. dently in any purfdit, lipivever ggod,r*a re- 
' At Chatham, aged 81, the Rev. Samuel m.iikab|etrait in hischarader, — theywouldk 
K^lq, m9iiy years a ditieniing mintiler of do well to imitate his innocent hfe aod on- 
thai iovra, offending manners. 

At Attcrcliffie, n^r Shefhekl, Mrs. Fell, « 3 r. In his 7gth year, Mr. William Bniwn^ 

kind ))ene<a^tefs to the poor in general, and^ taookfeller, of AQtborne, co. Derby, 

one of (lie original promoter^ of the .^hef- Lately j at Ghyretty, near Calcutta, in the 

held infirmary, tuwardt»«which (he (nbfcri-. Eaft Indies, Mrsi Kirch, lady -of John Brere- 

bed loocl. ton B. efq. and lifter of Sir John Rous,barU 

Suddeidy, at her houfe in bxford, Mrs. M. P. for vhe ccunty of S\il!x)lk., 

Maty Browne, widow of the late Rev. Dr. At Lilbon, Licur. Horsfall, late of ihor 

B. canton of Cnrift Church, Regies profetfoc 39th regiment of foot. ^ V 

of Hebrew, and Lord A\mun«r*s profelfor of . On the Continent, of a fevere wound h» 

Arabick. received «n an action with the French on 

30. In Leiceller-fquare, Major-general the 8th of January, Lieut.-cul. BuUer, off 
Topper, commandant in chief of the corpi^ the zytb regiment of foot, fnn of the Bilhop* 
ef marines. -of £xeter* He was univerfally lamented by 

Lieutenant-general Douglas, colonel of the the army in general, lor bit bravery an4 

99th.reKimen£of foot. gqod:cooda^^biit iiioft jparticulaily by bis 

Rev.Richai:d'i:i>mitfo%on«of..t})eprfTi liuuly'and frwihlSt.c«, : * . .: 



tft OiltumfifrmafkghklNfJknsyi^ [Fell. 

1749 1 bin loek no fsirther defcrf|ei eliA- the ci^aiv tnd cndMivpop fo(%llrhtr/elf ' up 

ad F.A.S. 17^41 pnffentid^ M the deach 
of Dr. HlOifitic, bidiop of St Af^ph, Ito 
the reAory of WarTopv co« Vdttinghtm, 
worth 4eol. pw tiUiQin^ JiUy. 17^ by 
nil friend John Gthy 'Knt|hC| efcyiiire, to 
whofe father, the learfieU Dr. Gully, lie 
}ild S6en many years cntdtct appoidted af- 
fiftant librarian at the Bri^Oi Mtttefini, On' 
der Richard Planta, eft). 1^5 ; ^itd curare 
«t St. Giles*! in the Fields^ Where' his atl\* 
dtiityiniherefoiinairionof th6 mM^neri of 

in it, btat it wirdailed tb ^mttMh ^^ 
lafl expedient, Ibe mOied^ in fl^|Mf« Out^ 
the room, 0bd ran dawn Clifr firft iight.cSf 
ilatrf , wherei alarmed by hsr flirielai effiii- 
ance was given her— but too late^ A fun- 
geon, who happened to come in at the mo- 
ment, rolled her in a carpet torn up and 
throwh after bya lady who lodf ed on 'the 
^me fl6or With herfelf. She died on the 
-a 5th, literally, though not immediately, 
bamt to death, but perfe^ily coUeAed and 

to parifliioners bf the loweft, mod wretch- ^^e^ned. MV: Ws man-iervaiit ^Ited at Bath 

ed^, and moit abtodOned chara^erf, will lonf jefl hefbre.«^TIiis accident, with three moi% 

%e gmtehiliy re/r.e^hered. In noniifmatic which «^e fluH have. occailon to record 

|t(V0#l6d^ he ilodd atmoft unrivaleci) and fince, it. is h(ip^ will be a caution tb 

the pfcfeflbrs Of thai branch of virfCklla^e to laUies, how they (land too near" the ^re, 

vegret that he did not Ih^e lo-fl^ui(h Ifis noble whiclLi& very apf te^-aU^ji€Lthe lighter parts 

de^ftgn of iliitArathilf the Saxon C(itiiap«e I or of their drafs» Wd catch the whole, b.efi)rb 

that his progrefo in it (for (bme pi i>^ref& he cftey cah be iaware of it 

hid made) was retarded by bis difflde<K<K < At RitM, imcerely lamented by his hro- 

^is^knowiedgeof books was 'gontl; jifnd he ther-oi)icer% aril by, all who had the plea^ 

was employed by the truftees 6f the Britilh fore of his acqitaihtance, Cape. Kelly » of tiie 

•Mufeom in* making pi^rchafes of TAiiny cni ,Woirceftfr0iira regimeot of miliiia. He 

ri<Ms articles. — A report w^ In circulation was ieized witii a paralytic ftroke at the 

#Kirbis death had been occafioned by'^^'^ving ball-rooib on the evening of tlic a^d. . 

been ill*treated by foine poor IrKhmen, dir«> a6. Mr. James Crook, of Baldwin's- 

gnfted at not having partaken bfch.itityd if' court, Cbak-lane. 

tributed by Kim at Sr. Giles's cimi ch, and Mrs. Bigfby, fenior» reliiSl of the late Mr. 

even a Grubean elegy, alluding to it, cried ^. fbrgeon^ df Kottioghtfm. 

about the Areetsi but, on enquiry, we find 
this to have been erroneous. Hewasbu* 
Hed, fteb. 3, in St. Giles's church. He left 
Apre brothers; and, dying inteftrte, his vn« 
ImiMe library and eOl'efltnfi of coins will 
fltortly be difpofed of by auction. 

Aged ?2, Edwin LafccMes, Lord H.^re- 
wood oi Harewooci, co. York, fo created 
June 19, 1790. He i-ebuilt his noble m na- 
tion at Hfircwood, between Ilarrowgate AVi\ 
Leeds, defervcdly ranked with ihc firO 
l^nildings in the kmgdom, from a dcfign of 
IJMefTrs. Ad jm and Carr, of York ; of which 
a view may be feen in Mr. VVatts's coUedlion, 

At the vicamf^-houfe in the chvH'ch-yard 
At Blackburn, ^}. Lancafter, Mrs. Srarkie, 
wife of Rev. Tlio# S. vicar of^that pl.-^ce. 

17^ At her father's houfe ift Stanhopc-ftr. 
May -fair, Lady ^ufannah- M^na Fitzroy^ 
eldeHrfurvi ving daughter of Lord SoUttufrp* 
ton J b:»rn Sept. 7, 1760. 

In Spring gnalens, Mrs. Dcvivnes, wife 
of Mr. D. ajK>thec;iiy to their Majcl^ics. 

In her 79ih year, Mrs. Aflett, of LuJ- 
g. %*■«}- ft reet. 

la his* chair, aged upwnrds of 80, .the 
Rev. Ralph Kariow, 42 ycnis vicar i;f Bj- 
zeat G'.im STixt()n,co. Ki?rtIiam)>ton; M. A. 

pad in Vitruvius Briianniciis, V. 23 — 28. of Biazeii Nofs coUc:»c, Oxf ;rd, 1739. 

The grounds were \M o\»t by Mr. Brnwn. 

At Exeter, Mr. Roberts, formerly of Star- 
crof!», who, a few years ago, carried on an 
vxtenfive bufiners in the cual- trade there. 

At ^xmouth, in an advanced, ?i(;e, David 
Rof'^; cfq. late major in the 5th reg. of foftt*. 

At B.irn(tap!c, advanced in y«ars, M»'s- 

Rohei t Woulfe, eiq. of Cor ke, in Ireland- 
Eai ly in the morriing he went to bathe, acf 
c«»rding to ciiftom, in the Lilfcy, to tha rear 
of Strf5tcphen*s hofpitJ, and walked acrofs 
the ice far a lengtli of way to get to the coi- 
ner of ihs river tliat was not frozen; before 
he reached which, the ice gave way under 

Collcy, widow of the ! ate Mr. [amCji C. of him, and he w.-is nnfoitunatcly lolt before 

that place, merchnnt. 

At Wool fton, Co. Warwick, aged 37, the 
Rev. John Kayo. 

At Biith, Mrs. Wilby, wife of the Rev. 
Mr. \V. vicar of Eofti>n, co. Lincoln. On 
the aid, foon ^tfcer flie rofr, while her 
hufband wns gone to the hath, reacting 
a news- pr per as (he ftood near the 
chimney, and fuddcniy perceivin'J: that her 
cloaihs wci^e on fire, (he puHed both the 
bauvHes of tlie bell with fuch violence, that 
the ropes broke: unfortunately, her Tenant 
being cut, the fummons was not arifwcred. 

a"y aliiftAnce cou'd h« admitiiftfrcd 10 liim. 
He w.js Qi genlkman of the molt r.miable 
ma u'.crs and uju ij^ht charad\ r, and l\r.d 
fcrveJ as captain a»uijy years m Ld. Clara's 
Iriili -regiment gf brig^idc, in fiance and 
the Eait Indies. 

At Retford, Mrs. B X)th, wife of ALIer* 
man B. of thai pl.^ce. 

At Bliftlwrpe, near Southwell, aged log, 
Mrs. Hazard, widow; who r(t;»inrd L^'e 
ofe of her faculties and cowld do licr houw* 
h( Id bnfineCs neai ly to the laft. 

Fai' advanced -in >e.irs, Mrs. Cockle, of 

She then had the prcfence of mind to fdli on Lincoln, rtli^l of Alderman C. 


At tiii hmifc in AlbcnurtHlnnt,- Che in. bcnilviM nf Yorfc «arh«dnl,.Md raAorot 
fjfil (on and he.r of Paul BmGtU, ofq. M.P. Kirk-D<ig1iion,in thi Wall riding of. YotIIk 
bf WD<MUi»U-lMrk, H*iti. Afieralhart JlneC(,(tUt■h4■■,co.No^• 
AtMGtIon,inSuneT■<>Col■4;IM"■'^'>■'• folk(wtian,hci*ai[e<id«atcurM«),ttM&M; 
cas I.:ictiii<elDn, wife of Mr. t- buokfcllET. G(.'o[gsH«{gin,T>aBrDf PKchuaweU. 
ol Flnlbwy-biiMfo. Slie wn crt.-ii gi »i<J- Wbik ber (arvaat wis ilrtlKrig hsr, ig*' 
daiigiiEer nr th« Hon. Sir |oha Tunon, oM Tq, Mn. Jaua F«vtrall, of St. Steptm,'*, 
of Ilie juilEM ..f Uis KmE'i Eanchj bnt, Noifcilk. 

wlui u mure la her pisjfe, Ihe wai unc of At Br icelnroiigb, go. LincdD, in hi* 41! 

(he heil of womtn. We are .iif.mi.EJ, in yMC, E<J<mO New'tonteTii. 

Ml'. L:.ckmE!on'i Life, iliai, be'ori llw wni . Ai hii houf* ia Bactie'i.roiir, Hoxtos, 

piafvifti, (be, by keeping a tcbiwl, ind ay aged 84 y*"" within f iliji'i il" R**- Mi« 

nBedle-wotkifuiipontdherfjUier, wLmhad clud Marlow, M.A. rttlor pC LjjMlbnIw 

diOip^Icd a verr 1^'E<! foriunc Suon afut Sliai Lackfurd, and Ficfton Sc Peur, ca. . 

hrvfatlicr'iiJntlj Ilie wunurredioMi.!- Sulfolk, Md ctuplaiii Co Aikt't hcrfpwJ* 

•ud for n»ny jtan paid a ccuilfcint and tin- HoKCiui, He aurri«d the juunnft dinihter 

weJiied sntr'dtiice <o huoWltllii ;^._lt Is oF Mi. Jnlm Kenc, formerlf of ioBdon, 

e;^' : t ■( fii' -- (li'i > ■ 1 ■'■. ■ i'l whalebom-maichint, grva. nncU En Ch* 

r ., . , . pufem Sir C.liarlei Kaai, fomarlr Etkton, 

li.'. - ban. Sliedied Feb. ]j, t7ji J «m] byhM 

iri. ,1 , he Jisil a (on of liu own namerof St John't 

lb« bore her numerou) difnrders wiUi ihe CoHugc, Oicford, and two daiieUen; of 

temper of 1 Hoick, She difcoverad Ui* ten- whom i)ie youngtr U m.inied to the Rev. 

(fercfl l«cLlng> for Mr. Ui nunwrous poor Wactt Wilkiiifon, B. A. who fucceeded hii 

reUiioiu, with whoa fhe divided het time father-in^aw ai ch.'pUin to Afte'i InfpinU 

«Dd nioney. At Reading) B:rki, in (be peine of liltf 

t%, Mn.Beneiick, wib of Mr. B. Coal- Mr. John Spalding, one oEtha peoplecallW 

Tnerchanl, BF^uIuit-biiiUinif, Slraod. Quakacf. Hisdcaili waiche confequeow of 

AC Siayniin, in bio bifhopridc oE Dur- ■ vsi-jr viokni fc>«-, occa&oneil, diere ia 

him, ageii io, Mts. Kach- l^ge, widow evary reafoq to fopimfe, hy hii unweiried 

of Rev. John 1>. fooie yeto fines near of andeavoun Co promoce ilie cauf* af QotH 

ttoolcnn, CO. I. ncoln, anJ Ihe 1 lit furvivtni kenfm, ai Che expencs of eafe, liealth, and 

cf 16 ciiil.lrcn of Maurice Johofim, efq. of every other conGderation. Thccoodiiiit of 

SpalJrTiK,faondei'o[theGeiiclemai'tSociecy this youig m-tn wai very exiraordtnaiT- 

tltara. About a year and a half ago he, tn Che great 

19. In Licils Trinity-lane, Qtieeiitiithe, aftanifhnient of tiis Iriendi, left tlie Eftabi 

Mrs. Pii>t:r,i:lftof Mr. Ji>. P. many ycire lifbed nwda of warflii<>, in which he had 

depu'y efih* H'.-i'-il of QuaenhithB. been edocaied, and embraced, wiib tba 

Al K-:lHronii,Su>i'ey, Mn. Cucioiiirelia greateft enthnfiafni, the apinioos, and ever' 

of Che hc: Wffl. C. l-''|. of Laurence fount- fine* lived up lathemoft rigid mletiOfHiik 

uey-bii". ::.ii nnD-l^tE-i. led Knrthis fiiigular change he jufl lived 

\t iniiig'iin, In her i;<,ili year, Mrs- Ef- to pohlifb hii "Redfuot," and Ihen, nn tha 

thcc VViiiiion. one of the ptw^opi'ncrt of njemorjible day. of the maityrdom of King 

th:ii I'A^'ilh, -A liere lier hulU^ad wab many Charles, fell a mariyr to ihat caufe whicit 

ye;ti [t\iiiii. Sin had been ■ wkT<iw nearly he hul fo warmly and fatally efpoufedi 

half ■ .e'i''Ty, ani', d: ring ihu Jimf period, Wlula hii premature di:.iCli may lavo ai a 

bad bomener ficulc.cs lomeekly astoobtain menwnio to oLheis noc lo eo;;ace loo ar- 

lery geneiai atlenlion and refi>e£l. denlly in any purfuiCt liowcver g'jod,r~B re- 

- AtChalham, aged gi, ilie Rev.Samnel maikabletrait in hiscliar.-iaer, — theywoulA 

NeaJci maiiy yeari adiHencing miniflcr of do tell to imitate Im innncent life and nn- 

that lown. oflbnding marMien. 

At Aitercliffe, near SbeffieM, Mn. Fell, « 3 '■ '" his 79ih joar, Mr. Brown^ 

kind iienefaaiefbCiiihepoor in general, and. bDok(eller,af ADihnrne, en. Derby, 

one cf>lie original, promulerj of Ihe Shef- Lair/y, at Chyrcuy, near Calcutta, in th« 

field infirmary, CuwarjB.whlch (be fubfcri- Eaft Indies, Mr;. Birch, lady of John Brere- 

bnl loocl. lonB. efq. and liflerof Sir loliiiRoui.bari; 

Suddeidy, at ber houfe in OxfonI, Mn, M. P. for Jie crunty ofSuflidk.. 

Miiy Browne, wii'ow o( Ihe late Rev. Dr. At U(b.m, Lisiit. Hursfall, late of tbS 

B.C3ni;nulClir;ftCliuich, Regisspm'elfot 39U1 regimenl of foot. 

of Hehrenr, aiwl Loiil Atmimct'i tiufclTar of On the Cnniinenl, of a fevere wound b* 

Arabick. received in an a^ion iviih Ihe French on 

JO. In Lelctller-fiiiiare, Mnjor-general tlie Eth oF January, Lieul.-cui, Bulltr, of 

Tapiier, commandant in chief «f the corps the lytii regiment of fnot, Ton uf tite Bilhop 

•f marinet. -of Execer. He was univerfally Isnienled by 

Lieoisnani-gener.alDougtiSiColaoaloFilie ihe nrmy in siiteral, for his bravery and 

9)tliretimeniuf foul, guod chihIuA ; hui more particulaily by hii 

Ktr.RictuidTboinFlaii,OMor.the{>i'B-, daiily wa li Mudt. , 

Ij^ OUtmayafismariaUi Tiffim\ ^wiA^Mfirmpkud^JMAlH/lTthi 

fL0t, Henry Jonety re^or of Ftnmarky 
wasr Cowbiidise, co. OUimoi|[iD, 

Ac BMb^y CO. Koithaniptohy in bit 87th 
yoir, tbe'Rev. K^l^htly UoUidyDIK near 
40 yean leAor ol that ptrifli. He wm of 
lliliol-Gollege,03i4aitirM.A. 176^9 B. and 
JjimD. fame year. 

Ac iiis houfe in HUl-Oreet, Berkeley-fqUk 
Ch^rles-Williara ninch Viicount MMfneoxy 
and firft Ear! of Sefioa J bom 30th S«pt«ni* 
ber, 1 748 $ conformed to the Protcftanl re- 
ligUin 1768; created Earl of 8ef!on 177^1 
marHedy 1768, 1 fabflhi, daughter of William 
BsatI of Harrington; and had iflue a fuO^ 
Volvi ty^Zf and other children. 

AiColonine, in Ireland, in hi^ 76th yc^r»' 
Sirilngh Hilt, baru reprcfentacivie tor the 
city of Loadondcrry in f«»ur fuccalRve par- 
liaments- He was created a bai^net in Jnly^ 
t77<). ^ Hts title devolves to Ki» fon, SirGeol 
Hill, recorder of Dcrry. 

At Shertield, Mr«. Glanville, wife of Mr. 
G. bte mader of the Bull inn at Stamford^ 
CO. Lincoln. ( ^ • 

•^ At Hi^h-Ham, near Buth, Mary Howe, 
viottier of 8i children, grwd-children, and 
gr*at giand-chitdreit, leaving behind her a 
hufband in good health, aged 83, with 
Dlrhom ihe hsd lived 57 years. * 

At Loughborou^, after a loog Uinefi, 
HgeJ 7<, Wm. Pochin, efq. 

At Nottingham, Mrs. Earner, 'fnothcr of 
John E- efq. one of tlie (beriffs of London. ' 

In his 8cth year, Philip Davis, efq. of 
Leominftf r, many years coiledlor of excife 
for Hcrefordlhire. 

At Shtf'rnefr, of a fever, ?ged 18, Mr. 
Henry La.igrnd, nrviiKhipman of his Majef- 
ty's (bip Phaeton, and fon of the Rev. Dr. L. 
of Etiin cc llese. 

Ac Daw) lib, nenr Exeter, James Macaulay, 
efq late of Halt Jur^s. 

At l>er honfe at Pimlic*^, aged near 90, 
Mrs. Alice King, a maUcn laoy. She waf 
intimately acquainted with Pope, Addifon, 
Congrevc, &c.i and poiTeflcd her facuhies 
to the la(t. 

James Richards, efi\. of Sulham-houfe, 
near Reading, Berks. 

At Beckford, the feat of Wm. Wakeman, 
efq. the Lady of Waller Wijkeman, efq. of 
U)e My the, en. Gloucellt r. 

At Chichefter, in his ?4'h year, the Rev. 
Mr. Pcckham , father of the bte Counfcllor P. 

Mr. John Lacy, one of the aldermen of 

Tliomas Lloyd, efq. of Great James-flreer, 

Much rerpe<5^ed, aged 72, Mr. Geo. Cole, 
•f Great Kirby-ftreer, Hatton-garden, wlio 
had been near 50 years engraver and printer 
t»> the Bank, of England, and one of the oldelt 
ofticers of his M3ieUy*s marine forces. 

Ill Broa«!-ftreet, Golden- fquare, John 
Vata5, efq. late majoi of tl>e loth reg.of foot. 

At her houfe ui Great James^ftnsetj Bcd- 
ieid-roW) Mis. Efther BeuneiU 

MJ u In Ml tCth yeary Heoiy Barber» 
efq. oCRoaifoffdy Sffex* 

> At fixetei^ |ofao-Pcccr Jordaoi t(q. fonic 
time.fince a veiy rel^i^Uc inercbant at 

a. Ac Cheaiant-4ioiife» M'. WiUiaro Pyn- 
font, many years fteward to John Sliaw, efq* 
lord of that manor. 

^ Mr. Jacob Meane, ooffin*plate chacery on 
8now*hill| one of the .oommon-council of 
F«rriiigfkin Without. 

A^ DoMiAcrr Rer. Francis DndLc, D. D. 
nStor of Wlneftcad; in Holdcrnefs, late vi- 
car of St^ Higj% Beverley, and formerly 
fidlow of Magdalca-coUege, Oxford. 

At Alnwick j Thonas Forfter, efq. •€ 
Btdton, CO. Nortmmiberland. 

Suddenly^ ac Leicefter^ whild bucklins 
her (hoeS| Mrs* Soavenfon, wile of Serjeant 
S. of Che York CanciMes. 

3. In Clcmenc't -lane, Lombard-flrect, agedl 
74« Rachel M^rry, tailor, one of the people 
caiied Quakers. 

' At Fordwich, aged 80, Richard Edwards, 
efq. admiral of the Blue. 

At Wed Uorfley, Surrey, aged r 11, Mrs. 
Fitzgerald j who retained Iter faculties per- 
fedl Co the age of 104. 

At Loog Sntttm, co. Lincoln, after a long 
ilinefs, whicK ihe bore with great patience 
ind foititude, Mary the wife of Joihua 
Scropci efq. a lady of a difpufition fo tmly 
amiable^ as to have rendered her an obje^ 
of untverfal efteem and 1 egret. She was 
the only daughter and hcirers of Tliomas Vi« 
vian, efq. by Mary Cbantefs-dowager of 
DeJoraine, who was the daughter of Gcrvafe 
Scrope, efq. of Cockeringtori, co. Lincoln, 
which fimily eAaie devolved to the late 
Mrs Scroj e, on the death of her uncle Tl o. 
Scrope, efq. in April, 1792. 

4. At VVaUington, Surrey, aged 80, \Vm. 
Fr>e, c q. onie of the principal huit and falc- 
meters for Che city of London. 

In an advanced age, Mr. Meredith, of 
Hyde-llreet, Bloomfbury. 
' In Mortimcr-ftreet, John Webb, efq. M. 
P. for the city of Glouceiler. 

At his houfe, in Gn)fvenor-ftreet, George 
Earl and Vifcount Mount- Elgcumbe, Vif- 
count Vai:et«i t. Baron of Mount- Edgcumbc, 
and Admiral of the White, Lord- Lieutenant 
and Cutlos Roiulorum of the county of 
CornwaU, and- Joint Vice Trcafurer of Ire- 
land. He born in 1730; married, Aug. 
6, 1761, Emroa, daughter and heir of Dr. 
John Gilbert, late Archbilhop of York ; by 
wbt>m he had iffue Ricliard Lord Vallerort, 
now Eirl Mount-Edgcumbe, born Sept. 14, 
1764; married Feh. 21, 1789, Sophia, 
daughter of the EarJ of Buckinghamlhire. 

5. At his houfe in Berwick -Itreet, Soho, 
in his 77th'year, Mr. David M'Culloch. 

At his feat at Rockhere, co. Devon, Sir 
Jolm Dr.n'ae, hart. M. P. for Tlvetton, and 
a refpe<51able mt-rchaiH of Exeter. He bote 
• long and paiuful ilUiefs with that furtitude 


>79S*1 Obituary »/ riireTiahli Ptrfens.—BiU a/ Mtrta^ty. 


aad iFlignicion which cIiaraAcriie the irix 
Chrifliini and poffcOed iierf qiuJity that 
cnuld adorn Uw liiiillicd gentlemtn, cmlti- 
lulc the upright Ttoa, and mart tlm proiec* 
inr of the diJlre(Tnl. Hi) death mult there* 
fare be deemed a general Icfi tofocmy. 

AtldvertDn, is'.d 91, Jolepli Punan, br- 
ner, gnud-fjther sod graat-friiul-dihcr to 
■ bi cliTlitrcn. Hib cldefl (on 1 1 now livii^g 
at WDolvenm, ajcd 61, and his >o.inEcA 

6. At hii houfe io Bigh-fli«el, Boroufih, 
'U*illiain CodT, etq. of Sydenlwni. 

In \tti ^9ih yur, fincerelrrcfielced hj 
ill l«r sa|iuiDlanCB, Mn; Elii. Funneen, 
d( LiiiK-ftreet-fqmre 1 a isoft tai)uTg<nt 
piirent, kind mifliefs, and linBWe fcend. 

J11 Quccn b|uare, Blaonilbvry, i4 a fever, 
Ibe fecund ion of John-Henry Waire, eh]. 

Of on tD&2inni3tion an hii turpi Mr. 
Biorge-Ch:ii Irs BlaEiltn.of Newgate- lirie I. 

Ac Skeldcigite. in hu loid year. Mr. 
TUoma'; Walker, formerly a )nmer m Yorlc, 

At Dublin, ihe R ight Rcr. Charlfs DnJg- 
fcn, Lortl Jiitbop of E\fAnn. Hi% Li>nllhi|i 
Wat (urmerlf uf St. Jiitia'i college, Cam- 
bridge, where he pniceeded H. A. 1746, 
M. A. 1758, and the ruporlor degrees he 
ttinkin theaniveifity of OiiUin. He wai 
F, R. and A.SS. LoadM, and liad been tiilnr 
tt Mt Grace the Diikc <if Kurthumbeibinl, 
anj his brother, Ltiiil Algernon P«i cy, Ba- 
roii LoYaine. TheBi(ho|i t,i Elphtn hiJ for 
a few years jiaA refilled in Ihe iiei^hhiiiir- 
Iiood i>f Camhridge i firft M Gag-mwgaz 
HilH, (iliB Lord GoJiJphin'i hiiufc,) aiiJ;- i F.u-ni-ha", GoUmwctieftcr. 

7. Sir Jamel Langham, bail, of Cottef- 
bnioke, ai. Northamptoi t who had heen 
ferera! yenn one of the reprefcntilites of 
■bat county in parliament. 

In his t«4ih or 85111 fear, Mr. Ferdinand 
Schenieinin,Dpward>of joyeanorganillof 
the Eiiglilh Epifcopil Chapel al Monuole. 
Fpr (he two Uft yean of hn life he was in- 
capable of attending to Ihe dunes ot his <^. 
£ce j but Ihe ytrj refpeSable memben of 
that cangresarion, ftnfiblc of hii long and 
faithful fervicei, tUU continued b.% falaiy 10 
him. He wa> a man of great lempemncB 
and rcgulaiiiy in tile, and wus eflecmed in 
bis ynuoger days a pruTicient in mnfic. lie 
i> fucceeJtd by Mi'. Bntler, 1 capil.<) per- 
former, who was ediKaieJ uuilel Dr. Ndiei- 
in Uie Chapel Royal. 

Almiilt (uddtnly,at Bisdlbrit, Wiltt, Mr. 
Eiltv.ird Ealtoa, many yeart a very emintnt 
and lefpcianldi; biHikleJlEr in the tily of Sa- 
lilbury, and i<i alJcmiaii of li'at cnr|ii.>rit- 
lion.' In 1780 he was eleded to the ^Ifice 

oF chief mngiltracB of Ihe city, wliick h* 
Allcil with iireat rradit, and prefented kTcr^ 
lonal addiefs tu hi^ Majtfty on the (ubjea c( 
the mcmiir^iblc ri 41 of London in Ihal year. 
HaTingjtiainedih«»g«of 75 years, nd r^ 
tired from the fjiigua of buboelt aulf thre« 
month*, Iw died iU he had livail, univerlaUr . 

i. .A.ged 4T. Mr.Wni.Kneller. iMcftir- 
g:on in the taft Inli:! Cumpany't fervice. 

9. .^iHutl.Lifiit Symes,oflheroyaina»y. 
A\ h^i huute in CxnndMi-ff nare, TholBM 

Earl of M:iccle!lield, Vifconnt Parker of 
MaccleifieM: bm0OA.11, t7t] 1 mlrried 
DrL. II, 1749, Mat^ ddeli daughter of Sir 
Wm. HuUicuie, Ritt. by whotn h< bat tflix 
CeorgB Vifconnt Parker, bom Feb- 14,4755) 
■rarrxd, May 14, 1780, to Mill Diai^, and 

10. At hi> Icnl^ngt in ihe Strand, Jame« 
Pnwell, efq. r<»in«ily of Cheriton, eo. Gla- 

11. Aged 7c, Mr. Onon, one oFibs alder- 

men of Leicefter. 

Al Midhufft in Snifcx, (in tht prime of 
life, and lit a time when Fortune held up ta 
his vie* the.moft Aaticring pmfpcas,) lh« ' 
bev. Charla Paifuni, nialter of the grlin. 
mar-fchcHil in tltat t<iiv'<, gr«ai|y regretted 
by all wlin kiuw bin). Hi« chaniaer wa» 
fuch a* did hniiour <o hi) profeflion 1 Io Um 
diBies o( tvhich he wai flriflly aiienlite.' 

13. In Linc(ilu'>-inii.fielJ5, in hh yid 
year, John Philhniore, efq. 

14. ft\ Uily Da«enpoit'sbnufeiilBlooier> 
burj-fquiif, Mrs. Stol, relifl of KoberlS. 
elq. Hfj trii 111 r i.f lier ladvlhip. 

15. At hii houfe ill Lincoln's-inniificMi, 
Richard Sheldon, cfij. one uf tlie dircOon 
of Ihe South Sta Comp.iny. 

At Poiton, in BedfoidHiire, Tliomat 
R:i)monJ, efij. 

16. John Smith Barling, efq. many yean 
an aiturney at Fcverlham. 

17. Al her nwllier's houfe in Natting- 
ham, aged 14, Mils Bell. 

19. At EnGetd, age>l about 50, of aa 
atllimatic coniplaiiit, Mrs. Adam;, letifl uF 
Mr. A. of the Cniirt of Cliaacery. 

10. At his feat of Ollanligh, in Kent, 

Km Sawhridge, efq. aldeiman of Lang., 
irn ward, one of the reprefeutatiftt ia 
parliament for the city of London, and colo- 
nel of till EjH bjttalion of the Kent miiitiai 
of wliomanaccuuntfhallbe given inour next. 

91. Mis. Waddell, wife of Mr. Tho. W. 
CoIour-m^.n, Hlgh-llreet, S;. Giles's. 

ij-.Agtd 66, William Cliilivell, cfq. for- 
merly of L-imb*t!i, lately 01 tiiaai George- 
flieti, WcHminHer. 

BILL of MORTAJ,lTV, from Fch. 3, 1 

Chrilltned. I Uurieil. f ') i ai- 

Females 645 I '3*' | Females i^Jj J 'M> J S I .0 ar 
Wbeteoftiavedied under tuDy^ots old 579 S *' ^^ 


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TheMeta>rolngle^lDiariFSfbrIicb.iuidM>r. 178 

Dr.Pirr-iA|'pi:<ilng.,ii.njiiniesBofwrU,tfq. 179 
ADlnicr>tjw[ictwi:cnJaii>iron»ulPncltley (So 
TheChroEiitl^sf^ llieSejfoni — Winter 17^4 iSi 
Hcrnfju')' r'g4?.ii<l [.111. 179; a«iirii(l«l 183 
Meie r.l gwl Otifcrvariiiiis neir AiiiiiJd 184 
\iri"Tia1 Bei.rii.g'i ncanni"n/ .in "IJ Maoiir it 
.The Dercriptinnof Biyl^ Ahbry in l^<^l.ln<l ift<; 
Tile Pmgrefcof the HilioiyotLeFtolifrihire iS6 
Dr.Ci'g.ui't Account i>( the Oi-jginoFfriiiling 1^9 
A Pi upnriiioK <m X tiew Puliiical Inlliliiiiuii 19J 
U'u..lley V. 11 U— Appeal (mm ^< Rc>-icwer 191 
Snms Dlcuvei'irf ai 01>l Snium piMitat out 193 
V:i1c (mm AlliniL Ie.iu Muretmi— Fine Seal 104 
Etf.^ifliial Mmle .if .btet mining a kiiimy Poiol it. 
Cniiiiic Mnil'^i^ — Lting Uiimplnndefciitwi] 195 
Keirsiki mi I'riijrcts of Monu)neiiI;<l Tafte ;g6 
iiid-sAccoimti.ftlwhardFrollof 17)9 157 
.^c.iltiiicCdirieraiil; a Hue Sliiry i(,S 

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Account Bf'EEi* tat 
Gea%riph^ and Naluinl llifl^-ry 11: trcUwt ii. 
HyJfophoBia — The5:siisurCaniiis M^tdneri aoj 
Aveilrciiri'xisllitiiraiy MvOttyiiuinlolain 104 
ConfirmeJ h, Dr. Riird, Mi . tciflbn, fcc tcV 
Tl>e Ax/t/^lr of MoKkiih vvriie. s expUuieJ 20? 
On tiK Proplieckt nf Brol'n'rs .md Halliod 'j. 
Oil (lie for Shak«|wriaii Nm-eltm 109 
Query .111 ilieTi.n'w. fi4d (romClehe Land i: 
iH-n Bmk) puhliOir.1 hy J Bnl(imi>re > 1 
MifLelUnecHii Keni'ilcs and C'srrettuint a: 
Tlie Family of Eyre, of Rowicr, co. Derby a 1 
Prnc««diiigs of prefeiu Stlfion n| P.irtiiinteDt is 
ACharaaeroftlieltleMr. AM.S^iivbiidge ^rt 
MoJtrn Tlwoi-y of Refpii ation rtiifa|iiilied 



-Qneii« anfwereil 

1. , 11,1 M.K'en. 136- . 

ProceC'luigsof HaliorulOuiiveiiLiiininFrAncei4ti 

■ reiliiig liUtlli.:^iiM finm l^nd. Gazettes 1 

Iiifiir.iii.'tioncOiiCBminE Mifs Li Uoche 100 ; The fiv the l.i'c Fl-tods : 

r«ri t-a<id MiKiumcnu at HmiUon :j. HiitoiiCilUirunivIe— DnmallicOL'curTencc i 

:vC..ftt=— Han..verlbi;,co. Sii(l;xt;i ManiaEes, Dt.iLhr— Bill <n' Mnrc..)i:y 151—: 

.iG.i[e— S<:uiiihui'p/£.' Daily VaiiaCion! in tlii; PiiceMirilic Stock: 164 

Ihlhed Willi Pi£litrer<iiie Views of Bdvli Aise r, .Duo 

ELAKU : Ahseiliy Caitli and Hanuvek Hall, Si 




Pnnted by JOHN NICHOLS, at Cicem's Hcid, Red- Lion Patfaee, V 
where all Lellert lo tb« Editor »« defired 10 b« adclrelled, Poi T-p A 1 D 


IjS M*lt9r»hfieal Diar'nt for February ani March, ITOC. 
MK-EoioiOGicfct T*BtE for March, ijoc. 

H.Iplit of FJbrenheit'iThtri 






in. pti. 








































il HeiBhlolf 



? t 





































W- CARy^ 



K*. ne^r Norfolk-bv. 

et. Sttan,!. 







Suie of WtiUiEr in Fc 

-maty, ij,,;. 


E cilra 





blue^y'f^ow in the 1, 

K calm 

.7° J 7 




W ninlcrale 



o»ertaH, (now 


W calm 





ovcrcjft, fnow. 


W calm 




33 3413" 


cleir, fair 




hoar, tnow 

S SE wlra' 


5i 34!JJ 



8SE .Jm 



16 J7H7 


9 SE muileralE 

iS,93 4a 


38:38; J7 


loS nWeriie 




ji:SW mndtrMe 





• 1 SW olm 






IjIN btllk 





fair and dear 

.4iNW calm 

34 37 

.. liiiS 

fail- witli fun 

il'sW fi..,!. 




blows all da/, fliower at 

niglit , 

itSE calm 

S3 4> 


15 37 34 


froft, Tim 

I7|SIL cjlm 





hoar, elcara up P.M.- 

.d|se ..i,t, 

37 39 




cold r.w cisy, no fun 

«9'E K'ntlrj' 



no fur, alilUelleM 

loNE bn(k 





,t E c.l™ 


■9 :S 14 



,. E bolk 





fl«M, and thiwt 

ijSE Cilm 





haw cnnlinuB 

.+W oln. 




itile r:Ui. 

.T:SE moJeraW 



42 41 41 

rtimveri, froft ar nighl 

,6SE c^lm 

J 4' 


38 38 36; .1 

very pleafaol and fair 

l,NW majsrate 


48,5934 .5 



E calm 





flight fliowen 

TlieiToomeier, i. wilhinj N. Nurlhern afpefl j E. Eaflemj S. Southern; W. Wctlenii 
fix inchciaWve-ground: their helglititaken at tlie bmetiroe, nine o'ctocit, 

I. Th.iw till evening, then froft.— —i. TtiBrmomeftr, N. 34, E. ^g, S. 67, W. aj. 
Wind N.W. i blue Iky, whitn clokuls Tiiickneft of ice lalt night, 4-iDths of an inch. 
Thaw all ihe day, frofl at High'. — j. Ice, j-rSlluor an Indi. — 4, Ice, 9-ioChs.— 5. 3™, i 
jicl. i-io-.h. Th=rmom«er, .uifn'clock, N. 31, E. (i, S. 60, W, 4J. Bnow upon Clie 
pbin fix iiiciiea. Thermometer, f^me day aC two o'clock, K. 31, E. 36, S. 65, W. 71. 
■^Siui.— 6- Ice, 9-ioth>.— 3. A little (toil about roidnifihl.— lo- tjlgrometer, intliecourfo 
ofthedav, i; fiet n inchu, S^iltlu hifber than ever fince fSiU up, Die. 1793. — 9- ^'^ 
b|ado of liiow-iUups afpcw,— )i* Soow-ilrop; in b|ooi^ ia ji very warm coiver.— 1 3. Ice, 


, &c fcc' 
Mr. B.f 

lUioiog CO 


■ii, Lrt cnfirma- 
i=. All 1 re- 

Gentleman's, Adagazine . 

For MARCH, 1795. 


Mr. UBUaN, Marchto. M:cf.,i«<:U.-iymrdit.,eihek."Th 

»«:1K«1KN Ihe (hird rnlutne ..{ Kev.Df.Farr, IniUtetrsi 

sK jK an dfta." rdiiion, Tour ^,., „ j. .. ,".:, .^ '" . .' . 

" TlB Rer. Dr. Parr, iiimLne lra&, »j>. vcriaL.n niisln to br jMiWiih 

pesrs tn fuppofe, tli»l Wr. Jibnjvintt ntfytH. lion of whai I me.iii io wni 

^«/. JHf almy! filM:tJ, an iniirvlnu wiih lilh. >buut Mr. B if well's n: 

Dr. Prirfttey. In jiiHice loDr. Jotinfon, ( inember.iboui Lhe m:iacr is iiiii;, 

dadira my finn belief Ihat he ntrer di<l.. " I anted Dr. Prleillq-,if he hadever reen 

M)f iUiiftrious frienJ wai panicubrly refo- Dr.Jolinfu.i. HefaiJ, "yes, once." 1 Tliea 

line in not giving cciinlenuKe to men afltedhtiw the interview He fiiJ, 

whofe wrilingi he cnnfiJereJ a; pemtcinus that, knowin; Dr. Jnlinran's p'ejiuiicct 

Io fociety. 1 was jiiefenl «t Oxford ivhen ajainft liimfrif, he haJ iiWec br^ffn ih« in- 

Pr. Pric», (Ten before Ite hatfrendere.l him- tcrview ; snJ Im m^t Dr. Jolmfon Uiider 

ftlf fo geiun-ally ohnoximis hy his leal f,.r the ih<.iJea, il.ji Dr. Jiihiifon willied ti) f=e him, 

French renolution, came inin a cnmpjny I afLciwardiafliecJ,h(,w Dr. JohiifMi h«li.ive.l 

where Jolmfon wat, wl.o iaftanlly leu the '<> I'iti ' -aud hisanfier wai, [l-at Dr. JiJin- 

room Much morewould liehave rEprobiled ''""'s beluviour wM very civil, and fie nei] 

Dr. Prieftlcf." » him eien reCixflful. 

tbefortgoinBparac-aphconiainiihe " Thi*. deiu- Sir, i* «!' (Nm occurs tnme, 

rMfor. for-^hrch Mr. Bofrtell conierda Butl paiucubrly rc-oe*b>:r l>r, F,ieitle/-i 

iDowbeg »out<>fubjo,n».illlh = .vthe D..rSir, Bh^.i^Lm.'i^n 31, ,7,5. 

grounds upon-»hichl raid thstihevhad From the impreiii<m uow T^rp.nnson 

'irei,wiihlh=confent,iind,itlhoum ftem, my mimi of Hit aL.ou.ii Dr. I'm ^ley jave 

almoftai.ihe requcf), of Dr. Johtif^'n. ojoMiisintmrie* wiiiDr. Jo^nf^ii, wlien I 

De.irSir, IFartin, ^an. 1^, 179;. haJ thi pleji'ute o( k^'.ii yuu .iii 1 i im M 

1 this evenins hive rrceived, Mid 1 jol'e my liuofe in theyar 179 >, 1 bsleve Iha 

fcriptofiheverywonlsof Mr.BofvKlli a>td inOaiit, 1.1 l^e ccnr.a. 1, 1 .deed, at 

I hcgiliefavournf youto rccolleftcarefuly, 'h|s utlU'.cc of l:me, thji^e my mimar|r 

and lolUtn precitely, Ihe account you heard with the |ircci(e termii.faj in toiiverfa- 

Dr. PrieAley give of his iniemew with Dr. 'ion ( bin peifecll/ lecidl^a lln ptirpoll o£ 

Jolinfoo when I met him .it your houfe .n of ". •"■ Dr. Pi iel\lc/ r .v«r f.imhi an 111- 

1790. Itii very i>roii«r,boihfotDr.Piicll- teririew with Dr. JuUnfor. He met Dr. 

ley's fake aiii my own, that Mr. Bof- Johnfon, undir the iJea, (ha! Dr. j..lin(™ 

1 ftiuiilJ liiid joor teflimiiny tuppoitiiig v.itheil 10 fee him, ^iiJ that ti.e meeting 

' ~ ~ '■ tied to E'" f ""I (itrslaftion. lam, 

ir Sir, yjur faithful hjmiilc fEivant, 

l-IQ£h>uf jn inch. — 14. Ic, i',- JOibs.— 16. One o'clock, thermometer wthi", 46, ,N. lot 
E- 5a, S. 75, W. 46, 1 m.'il .1..I15IUIUI iJay. A tmall hUck fly creeps ou'. Tomipj, clpe- 
ti?]]j <piii wet lands, tot^iy .iclroycd by tlw piefent Frofl fncceedmg Hit fooiv ; the Ijwc' 
dilh lur.iipalooeltaiidig.joJ. i'c** and bean-: alfu dellroyeil.— .3. Ice, 7-t,-nh5.— 19. Ite, 
5—icth5. — 10. Ice, 3— (otlii. — :i- ice, j-icths. — j;. Opentd a reimMory where patJtDei 
bad been depa^iti^ The f toft lud pmeir.ittd chrmgliihs wlisiie caveno^of foil(iwo fe. t). 
"- - - oih'jsMifUMfaililien Ihiwed in the four preceding days — ij. Ice, t-iotlH,— 
~ " ' " -'- ■ ■ --jj m tiiB ganje, 6 iucbei 3'-ioibi. 

J. Hst-t. 

i8o Correfpondinci nlalivi to Dr. Johnfon and Dr. Pricftley. [Mar, 

When the traft, to which Mr. Bof- been from one man of letters to another, 
well alludes, was publ^i Hied, Dr. Prieft- Johnfon was very civil, 
ley was \n England j and in all pr ba- I hope that I have written fatisf^^ftorily ; 
bility, if 1 had made any miftakc, he and am happy in the opportunity which you 
would have taken fome opportunity of have given tb me of affuring you with what 
correaingit. But, from his filcncc about rfi(pea I am, dear Sir, your moft obedient 
my lUrcmcnt, 1 en o have no doubt of »c«^ant, 
his aflcnt to it i and, as the Do^tofis now '^' 

in America, I thought' it incumbent 
jipon me to appeal to the refpcftable 

fentlepnan who in .private convcrfatioo 
card, at the very fame time with my* 
ftif, from ihi very fame perfon, the ve- 
ry fame faft. which I afterwjirds hid 

occtfron to Uy before the publitk. 

Through the bluntncfs of Mr. Bof- 
Tvell's Unguajge, I am unable to collt6t 
precifJy the extent of h>s meanp^g. He 
mi;iht njean to fay, that Dr. Jtihofi'jh 
and Dr. Prieltley had not jiitt at all ; or 
he might mean to fay only, that Dr. 
tohnfon had not almoft folicited the 

Samuil Rogers. 

They who, after reading the foregoing 
letters which have lately pafTed between 
my friends and myfclf, feel no dillruil 
in the exa^nefs of our memory, or in 
the veracitv of our teOimony, will fee 
that the difpute now lies between Mr. 
B ofwell and Dr. Pricftley j between 
firm belief upon the one hand, awd pofi- 
fve affertion on the other ; beiweea 
Mr. Bofwell's inference from bis know- 
ledge of Dr. Johnfnn's general difpofi- 
lion, and Dr.^Pricftlcy's account of Dr. 
Johnfon's behaviour in a particular c^fe. 

Either Mr. Bofwcll, then hns fallen 
into an error ; or Dr. Pricftley his been 

meeting. But |hc cotrtfpondence which gudty of a falfehood. 

palTcd between Dr.Johnftone and myljplf 
is equally applicable to cithci' confti uc- 
lion of Mr. Bofwcil's hngoage; and I 
iiope to give .him no cfFcnce, by laying 
before your leaders the anfwers whioh 1 
-hare received to fome farther inqu tries. 

Dear Sir, Francii-Jireet, Feb. 21, 1795- 
I have received your favour of yefterday; 
an*!, in anfwcrto the former part of it, I beg 
leave to date generally, that fome time in 
•'April or May laft I heard Dr. Prieflley re- 
mind Mr. Paradifc of the p«rtiailar civility 
with which, accordipg to his accoiiiir, Dr. 
Johnfon had bchavcJ Cow.irds liim (Dr. 
Prieltley) whtn ihey formerly dined tt>2c- 
ther at the hovife of Mi. Paradife. I wiH, 
moreover, add, thai, Ijaving mentioned the 
fiibjedl this afternoon to Mr. Paradife, he 
lold m«i, that, ihougli he did not clearly re- 
colledlthe moiive by wliich he had been in- 
duced to bring Dr. johnlon and Dr. Prieft- 
Jey together, lie vrry well lemembcrsii Pr. 

Mr. Bjfvvell cannot imagine, that I 
was capable of overlooking the guarded 
and ambigAious language in which he 
reprefcnts me, as appearing to fuppofe 
whar, in truth, I believed, and ftill 
continue to believe very fmcerely, what 
1 recolleAed yery diftm^lly, and ftatcd 
very unrefervcdly. He will not he dif- 
pleafed w>th me for declaring, that in 
ray tra£l I meant no difhonour to Dr. 
Johnfon's memory, while 1 allow, that 
he intended to do what he thought 
jufticc to Dr. Johnfon's chara6ler by his 
note. He will not expc6t me to contro- 
vert his opinions, or to explain my own, 
upon the right which Dr. Johnfon had, 
as a gentleman, a fchoUr, and a chrii- 
tian, to reprobate and even to fhun fuch 
men as Dr. Prieflley and Dr. Pnce. 
Should Mr. Bofwcli be pltaftd to 

maintain, that Dr. Johnfon rather con 
Jo'uilon's havit g bee 1 preVioufly informed, fented m \.\\^ interview, than almofl foil- 
that Di . Pi iclil.y wv>nUI be me of ihe com- cited it, 1 (hall not obje6V to the change 

pany, an-J his having m.inif^fted great civi- 
' lity to the l.iUer upon that rccafion. 1 have 
tlie honor to b^, with great refjicdt, dear Sir, 
your moft humble aiid obciiient fervant, 

Edward Beabcroft. 

Dea r S \ r, Neivinglcn- Green j Feb, 2 3 . 

I can anlvvcr your fcvcralquellions dif- 

I heard of the interview between Dr. 
Johnfon and Dr. Pricftley from Dr. Pricll- 
Icy himfelf. 

X have hsard it mentioned more than once, 

I underftood t lat it was not folicited by 

»Pr. Prieftliry I and that, if any overture was 

made for tliat pwrpofc, it came frvim Dr. 


— . i found that Dr. Frieftlcy thought Dr. 

of txprelfion. If Dr. Johnfon met Dr. 
Prieflley, if he preyioufly knew that he 
was to meet him, if, upon meeting him, 
he behaved to Dr. Pricftley with parti- 
cular civility, he did what Mr. Bofwell 
rcprefents as unlikely, and indeed un* 
fit to h^vc been done by fo exait and 
inflexible a moralift towards a writer, 
whofe opinions bethought pernicious to 

I reverence Dr. Johnfon, not fcfs^ 
than Mr. Bofwell does ; and if I refpeft 
Dr. Pr'cftley, more than he fceras to do, 
I am nor entirely withoiit the hope oi 
being approved by fome who are ivlfe, 
and many whf> are good. The chitt 
Joiarfoa'i behavio\ir fuch as it ought to have purpofe, however, for which I delire 

4 ' ><J", 

* 795*3 Thi ChroHtcks tf tbt Stofens, Winter 1794. 


you, Mr. Urb^D, to infert what I am 
now writing to you, is neither to d«reiid 
Dr. Prieltley^ nortocenfure Dr. John- 
foQ, oor to complain of Mr. BoCwtll, 
buc to (hew that when 1 was fpeaking in 
my tra6t of two in«D, who have deferved- 
iy engaged fo larj^e a (hare of public at- 
tention, r pofTeflTcd a fort of evidence, 
which even Mr. Bofwcll himfelf, when 
he knows it, will h^ve too much can- 
dour to (light. That evidence, though 
it i|»ould fai! to convince Mr. BofwcU, 
\i at all events fufficient to juilify me. 
I am, &c. S. Parr. 

TheChronicles optheSeasons. 
Winter, 1794 5. 

PROBABLY the laft winter was the 
feverell that ever oc^rred in this 
ifland fmce " God faid, let there be 
lights in the firmament of the heaven 
Co difide the day from the night; and 
let them be for (igns, and for feafoHS, 
and ft)r days, and years.'* Undoubtedly 
it was the reverell ever recorded in our 
anna's; and of courfe the levered ever 
known within the*memorV of man. The 
full extent of its beneficial, and baneful 
elf<r£ts vvHl not be ^mpletely afcer- 
tained till near the clofe of the year; at 
many confcquences^both good and bad 
will become developed as the feafons to 
come advance. The unprecedented in- 
clemency wilt leave the deeper impref- 
fion on the mind from having occurred 
at irt> ara of polir cat hiftorj, when men 
are awcfully contemplating an extraor- 
dinary and rapid fucccffion of momen- 
tous events; one of the. mod important 
of which, the extraordinary froft, aififtcd 
the accompiifhment of by the French ; 
▼iz. the rcduf^ion of HoDand. Another 
remarkabre circumRance was, that, dur- 
ing pari^of the vigorous period, our grand 
fleet was at fea ; where, in defiance of 
all boil^erous and frigid phxnomena, it 
through the mercy of God rode trium- 
phant and uninjuticd, whi.ft the fleet of 
France was nearly deflroytd. A thtrd 
memorable circumftance wjs, that the 
weather detained a royal bride in a kiiW 
of captivity; by preventing the fqua- 
droD dellined to fetch her from attaining 
accefs to her, and eveo from getting ou( 
of pott. 

fourth, that the vifitationt of fuBfliioe 
were more injurious to the vegetable 
kingdom, than the intenfe frigidity, i 
apprehend that this lall remark alib 
holds good in refpeft to Iceland s 
for durin^r his two yeat's Aay in that 
ifland, Horrehow obferved, that a cer* 
tain garden there,^that was (badowed, 
was more fiourifhing than another WdS 
that was expofed to the fun ; but he er« 
roneouily afcribes the difference to tb« 
difference' of culture. Mr. White fays 
in his Natural Hiflory of Selburne (p. 
228), that *' it IS the repeated meltine 
and freezing of the fnow, that is (^ 
fatal to vegetation, rather than the fe- 
verity of the cold /' and, to the beft of 
my judgement, I think him right. Of 
the injury done to the trees and flirubs 
within my obfervation, I (hall fay little 
till 1 wrUe my Summer Chronicle; for 
till July it will not be fully apparent 
either in whajt manner or in what de- 
gree they really have been affefled. I 
did not lee that any trees were rifted^ 
but the foliage of many of the non-de- 
cidious forts were crifped as paifley fs^ 
by fire, or as grafs is by a hot fun ; 
and of couife they fliivered to atoms, 
the leaves of fome fell off entire ; aod 
the leaves of others remained on dis^- 
gure^d with blotches. The heart* leaved 
phillerea, jellonu-htvxxtd holly (other 
hollies were defaced), butcher's broom« 
Portugal-laurel, favine, and the tribes 
of pine and fir, efcaped. I imagint, 
that! it is the warm quality of the tur- 
pentine that prevents froft from having 
any effe£t on the pines and firs ^ for lo 
unaffe£^ed was that refin by the (late of 
the atmofphere that it exuded freih 
from out of a fpruce (lightly wouod« 
ed during feveral of the coldtd days. 
Jn the box-trees vegetation continued 
a6live during the wlio'e time ; the 
flower-buds perfuing their ulual pio- 
grcfs towards pcrft£lion. The dwarf- 
hazel {Hamamelis ytrginica) (hewed 
its value by producing a fuccelTioo of 
bloffoms from November to the end 
of wii)ter, which were the only flowers 
to be feen from the middle of Decem- 
ber to the middle of February. Qn the 
12th of the lad- named month the female 
flowers of the fi bcrd appeared, and on' 
the 26th fome palm became vifiDle on 

Id this fevere feafoD feveral remarks 
were corroborated that have been made 'the ground- withies. No turgidity was 
by former naturalifls ; of which I will perceivable in the elm-fpray till the 

notice: one, that much illnefa among 
the human fpecies attended the decline 
and breaking up of it ; fecond, that the 
increafe of the cold was gradual ». third, 
that it fuccecded to a wet autumn, and 

3ih of M^rch : not an hop plant begaa 
prefenting a bod till the 6<li of tliac 
month \ nor a goofeberry bud to lock 
greenifh till the 7th. So we ice, that, 
generally fpeaking, it was about the 


7%t CbrmUltt if ih tteftnt^ WSnter 1794. 

ig of March ihal vrgcia 


'ipfl had ihiownf^'it 
o be nbrcrird, ih>c i 

pUmion i)iE l»nlci,l>cciine<tir( 
ii wai eiricteni iliai th'y were 
'«bly forivfltder tlun they lud 

;ciation be- oued Amaicd wc fiw the depided 
iiy that ilie Cunci of Omnlaod, and of Terra del 
:oj )ci iL it Pue{o, /tiliud ia our own dime r and 
herWcaui amuBg tbe deceptifc inagjti pr*rcnud 
iwiiiAi'c by the beau.Itfu»)' congealed vapour, 
e pcif* *nd oe a could almoft fiDcjr i hat one fatv 
iniligenoui white beari and erminei. Duriog 
ircnverabli, ibe exCraordinarv ihick rhyme thai ac- 
re lotifidef. furred ai the beginning of the frofl, all 
inanimice expoled objefti appeared, 
whel ihe Sun (hone, a< i", like ihofe in 
the CATC of Aladio, itiey were formed 
of genu of the jrcateft brillianEj and 
Tividicr- Floodi roared, and winds 
roared; and an intenfe renewal of froft 

people were obliged to aa I their 

^paoied and unfeafoned by any (uccevding immcdiiiely i 

thing green; for the weather, 
kiDed the lultivaledp laelt, retarded ■ 
fupply of fpontaneou* fuccedaneutm. 
Keithcr a hop, a turnip, or a DCttleiop, 
was to be hid ; and a man might hare 
bled 10 death at the nofe for want of 
nettle-icipt lo bruifc for a Hypiic, Lafl 
jear every tree, plant, end' herb, wai 

'J, thaw, iraOi of land that were 
deiaflited by water becaine convened 
into icy platDii infomutli that, where 
DO heil|;ei intervened, perfuni had the 
oppartunily of Ikailing from one village 


and ( 

the whole feeuc nat 
and fuiprifing to ihofe perfoDtwho 
r have been out of this kingdom. 

year they will probably be the fame 
fpace of time backwaider. from the fil- 

But, alas ! it wai deplorable likewife ( 

provilionsdcar, corn fcdrce,fora);e want- 
ing, fuel il^Acult to procure, and a luf- 

be:d bloffom to the mulberry leaf, and 

fiom the (nowdrop to the flaiwort. 

pcnf^on of a,;riculiural, horticultural, 

Snoivdiops rxpanded Feb.-uary ti. 

aenatile, and mafonic employmenii. 

dwiif.daily Febtuarj 17, and yellow 
aconite, together with the pritrrofe, on 

However, the affluent exerted them- 

felaei, and the needy were iclicved iit 

Match + The erimfon piony broke 

ti proper and fuEcicnt manner. Early in 

ground on March the ;th, and mankf- 

March a thorough atmorpheric change 

hood on March the jih. A few jel- 

took place j blowing Ihoweiy weather 

Jow ctocules at lafl began to expand on 

cm^i andttienthe fatme,5 beganat- 

March S( at which tirbe the double 

tempting 10 let to work, w.ili g,e-ler 

and lingie fnowdrops were in full 

expedition than the flaie of the grcutid 

b'oom. undisfigured by the frofl. An 

would admit ; for the canh was of 

ide* of tlie weather, and of the face 

the confiaence of an bally- pudding. 

worn by Nature from St. Thomas's day 

and never were the road< fo s^olien. 

to the third of March, can be betiir 

At this timevcgetaiioD puOicd, and the 

imbibed from the accounts of Lip'and 

few birds that eldapcd gunners and .la;- 

and RuiTia than from any deknption 

vadDii fet up their pipcL cherilv. The 

thaj I could give. Ei'e.y kind of hy- 

infeas -afo re.ived, and Ventured 

perborean and hyemaliaii phaenomtna. 

abroad} for lady.birdi appeared on the 

cxintni in nature, were exbibited in a 

4th of March, and and 

greater or IcITct degice [ erery eonco- 

gnats ontheich; wbich weie the only 

milant ufually altcndini on them pre- 

infeas except houfe-fpideti (hat i bad 

fenttd itfcif, and crery njtural con/c- 

leen fiom the CDrnmeDceinent of the 


The ftoft fr..ft. When 
h of December, and the pearcd that thcground wai Arewed wiitt 
iChrillmasere. From an innumetable quaality of Inail fhcils, 
o [be ;ih of March the of all fiic* aod. culouri. 

A. Souihehn Faunikt. 

or left fnow on it. which was a fp^ce of 
fevenly-one days! inclilding two fhoit 
intervals of incomplete thaw, it may he 
liiid, that the ftoA was of revenly-five 
days contiaualion 1 reckoning from the 
iSth of Decembir to the }d of March, 
both days inclufive. X ihmlt the ihaw 
that proved complcie wk a lubtctraatoua 

Mr. UsBJtH, St.MbiiMi,Mmrcb\±, 

THE fioftibii year, being fevere, and 
perhaps fo great a degree 0} cold 
■ot having been felt fwce the years 1784, 
and 17S5, 1 fend you the following ob- 
Icrvationi, the accutaey of wbich may 
be depended on, T. C. 



HttitB/July 1794, au^ January -1 795, ootrafttd. .. iBJ 

FihrmlMil'i iliermonwler in the open sir, t.', al Si. Alban'J. 


8 oV. 


■ in'cl 

at Noan. 






fine tleir d..y 

thick nine, ^ne 



■ S 











linu clear d^y 





ekiuJy am) fog 





tL^ly, fo7, Ihicfc 





'Mvtij the inj 


Jg mining r»:n 







f g io th« morn'knE, fine clear dij 



J..>^ly, m.flirE 





LtmiJy, rome Inow 






:lrmUy, cjM wiuJ anJ fnow 




Sue mominE, Tionr in the afternoon 




cliiuily and fiinw, day li,,e 
il nJy Biid fnow 




fine Kitnr iisir 






;lo«Jl' anJ fnow 

^xcetJinfty fins and clear tiie whole iaj 

clouily aiiil fnow 





clauJy, and a tl.aiv, nlns li-jd at nlihl 





fog and rsin, much Inow fell 





ifie and clear, rime in the erenin;; 





cloudy (he uhuledjy 

Mr. Urban, Ktud^l, Martb iS. ing clearly, ihat the rigoun of winter 

X »ieiv ihe mean heat of CRry diy 
in July 1794, and Januart 1795, » 
LoDdua, and Kendal, 

The numbers in the feeond and 
fourth colunint, ire furined bf lh« 
common rule for bndin^ j mean from 
obrertation* giTcn at the beginning oF 
trMlgjUicci thofeontlie third 

lb kit 

tremity *i in the foulhern pans of (he 
kinfidom I ihc faft It, the mouniaiDoui 
dillrifl on the noith-we(l coaft does not 
experience thufe eitremct of temperi- 
luie winch prevaii in the more djkb 
parti of ihc nation. The greatcft height 
of the thtrmomiter at Kendal, in iht 

fifth a 

: lakcta 

. fro 

diary of I be weather kept 
io which ibe Aaie of the thermornetcr 
il noted, before 7 A. M. id fummer, 
al g.A. M in winter, and at 1 P. M, 
and 10 P. M. the year round. 

The moDibi thai hare been fekaed 
io the ptefent cafe are both of them 
icuarkablc, one for great heat, the 
ather for leiere cold; which circutn- 
llaQce givci me lejfon to conclude, that 
thi* coinparifon of the temperature of 
the north. wtii part of England, with 
that of the metropolii, will prove ac* 
ceptable to your kieotilic reader*. 

A flight iorpeOioo of the diScren't 
column) of tbit llatement eoDttadifii an 
ppinian cemmoDlf itcciTcd, by Aew. 

'T9+. ' 



i°mthel.tefrofl, p 




t kept free from foo 

"i tb« 

y ft 

od c^ice a> low a> 

•i bm 


rum the time 




h tima 


a. fc 

rmiftgoniti c.rcumftanctt. 



known to produce a 


e of cold o 

the foiface wliei 

relilci, without influcncmg the general 
leinperatute of liie almol|:Jnre. The 
beginning of the winter wai wet and 
mild, which difporitiaa of the air 
commoniy precede) very cold weather, 
at many oMerving pcrlbnc have tc- 
■narked, pitiicularly Mr. White, ia 
hii natural hiftory of Sclborne. The 
ground btcam« partnlnetiily fruzcn on 
the a4ih of Dectmber, and remained 
i impenetnUc 

184 Mititrtghal Obfiivalkni in July 1794, «i/ January 1795. [Mar 



of the fitft 
Bot bttauft ihef.ofl »ai incttTini all 
■be titne ; on the coninry, ne hdd four 
or fi'e (emporafy thswi, but which 

wtte of IW dinrt a duralioD ro render 
the foil fit /or the purpofti of SE'i«uI- 
tsre. The Vdllejl w(rt fiift flmhtly - 
aoTwed with rooir on the iblh of Ja- 
loar J ; fireial moderne fills (uccetdcd 

.■hi(j and >he grtxcft fill at all, which 
»cih*p> has not bien Ueccdcd lince tilt 
yt«[i767> hippsned nn the ni^ht .)f 
the 6ih of Fcliruiry, »mouniii>g 10 6 
i>chei. The long eoniiDuance of fo 
ftieie a eaUn-.lljr prorc^ Intal to the 
fmhcred tribe i numberi of fmall biidi 
peiifted ihtoush ivmlj red-wingt, 

- ticldfiiet, and tven fnoiw-huntingt. r«- 
wiitd tu ihe {k.Irti of towns ia fearcb vf 
load. ' 

The lake) ef Cumbciland aad Weft- 
Morelandxceall fioiea over. (Win- 
■ndnmeie tx;f pied ;) one pait of Ihi» 
rfecp water wiili[tond the Biork* of the 
kecncft fioft, . 

■he I 

nof « 



«!• of CY 

ry deleiipiion. 

J. G. 

». London. 






ji,ly 1704 

]■•"• '795 

Jan. .795 







67. f 
















































30, r 

























• i|3 
















57 '3 


= 7> 
























r for J.oa. 

the t 

ning ■ 


lug, by 

Reaumer'i thermomeiet, plat 

doors, f3u>ig (he Djwdi, afpcO nuiih- 
laft, »bolfi ; milei from the fcj, »nd 
near Arundel, in SulTcx. On com- 
paring it with aij Fiilirenhcit in tutu, 
the campirifoawill be jieiiT'if aifnllowi, 
a Rcituner, Iteqtial to j-i Fdhienbcii, 
Reiuraar, istquiho zi " ' 

j-o Rea 

. F-Urc 

Tne D((*n . _ 

of my lioufe, the Tea in the fnu'.li. 
9 A.M. 

















































































Mr. UHn«N, Martb n. 

IN the VVoodfod Chirrulary (Coilon 
MSS ClauJ.iii A.XillOitappr^r! 
iha' ]..lin d= Woodtoid putchsftd from 
Sir John Ncvil the manor ol Breoiiogly, 
(Dd with It the arms bilorging to ' manor ; ■' ihai ts 10 hy, he beai 
Sable to the Held, and thiee Seurs 
luce Argtnt, relumed with three 
pardi headt Gulct. And in this t 

Woodford at the getting of Cjleys," 


: this I 










j^qS'l Bo}Ie Abbey iVr«T^d Jt^rihtd.-r-Jht famtiy nfXMitT. jSj 

Ur. UbBAW, f,k. 15. . lEiTrii-itT<Ji(urch.Hu'1..irr(],r(e! 

AT Botle, • inirJvJl #"11 Kryugh i- " 4)wi Istti tbtboSj of idjViffJe 
u>«n iBtciqxttavil l).ir Jimcj ). on tgsclliipfiil •ttiEZ^^aiO.lfifc, bit.rtoltf 

ibe rivM at in U*kn »<»>:. ii'iii: Oiilci IIi.-.,t: or J"Ul,% UiEU, fcliC Si£"", tJHlff 

w*il irf Eipbiav «•' ■ ciLl.i*(wi baraiisof pjttliiiBtot, S^-i- ' " 

L11 RbMi» nt >ke )»<:li pf il e town . 
llicw kl auticsi miiMiilicr^c'-' liw 
ciimulanit •.r.DjlI (Wet on diiivt (ui« 
»rt losfcdi .tli«pfe*i wolwunii iwuirl 
Here 4c Jed b^h, liU< ttu-- piLU'ul 'i 

of iliciB'Mn oo'.pUia tufnt! pl.m, ilic 

twi^uo (t« |i»i)*ii ire luw ' ti;..t i F. 
fgppc>(i4in t!i> lEiga ot iiJz4i>c^;i, ^-Wn 
Ihc *t)ky w)i ti'nKinil iMo > pllec lt) 

Gr;iEJ *»d Miy. ' T<)' ci. lUir.l.ij been 

11j'..)j of » n-ori'i towxc nm :lie ,il<ht; li 
ItUI in t>e jeu. the livir arrt*,i tUdi; hri(lji«l, 
*yA ononcuf ili«i, * l>i|uc gf Wjl- 

X:..!. LU. T].» ii>u lift) in ) lo. 
rn^ctic .&(« ill #anr Mtlvd XwiK 
Gux, MMgdEI* lhlDIM.'ll &Uis'-tc" >>^K 

■CI i^iei^ihtt wiiii iniav >fti«(i<. '"Ninic 
Adi.itLtd kiih luios at (tOlct «Qd 

. _ ntT. 

- ^jcr. 

I td:« ibu (ccuunc, Mr. Utbm. (tixl 

iiit cJ6(4nif 'C»niJ4D, ULc9j, ii>U- 

liy Xjur., ftt. H. B. 

Mr. Uruar, Wtfr/A^. 

OF Sii MiUlifw Liflfr. .ml -f Dr. 

1^1, (-'dc particaUrs will be tuuniliii 
Wi^rd's PillijinJ oiXvtxi in Gri«gn, 
u'[>o AtSaAtA ■ poKiail nf bir. MiiiLk*, 

C'<>du(,'M.i>. tW Kudiog 1$ m:1 i« 
C)i*i>M /•! and a ilifil ul bvfinns 
T'mplE lAihy 1 li^CBli«t.f>ti, tg wltcui Sir 
Mirtin «u.ii Itcuiid hbtUuul. 

Un • B^t AcDC in Lincoln titli- drit ii 
tliis tpStijA 

" Here Ifcth tte hodi' of (he 1 1glii 

v.ifeuFlliTii^UllitduKiii'h^a ('1.111=11' 

CUl t^ Dcli'tailie, rlM^IUec of 

Mjrhcw LiliiT, Til Uiw tuiiniy, efq. 

who 'eriiWl lfii« life .-. ■ . 16, 

IJ]7. »godiir«n, 

Gent, M*o. Mmrtb, 1795. 

txri Ifitg tbe btnw Bf III! laStf 

16 fliiiscni. %liE oiii? )Di^- 1, ((U, i« ' 
T. ■' iP\:ar ibi* pillar luCTft (nrtrm 

I>r,-rr 1 ,1 ■ ! . ■ ir ..i. w^. foiltlb fOJI 

•" - .;■.; ■■■ ■ ■ ■ ■- iJdjii tifttr, 

'"■''" l"!I»M13br 


. i,;>',>i 

Ml'.'i-'t'-l. !■■■ /.M»i:e wifV 

Mr UrBjU', 

^bj-W:; fi<li>« 


'iMPL'<r0fctt»J8il I unrv, 

•i. b< Mc. .Rjpei. Mr. f-i(- 

.1 otli«r i 

L.t 1 


*'-l ■ 

j.i C*r.c, w,* 


, wtie (he gift 
a ibe -Chuteh. 

•f,"., ^v)M.n 



< It^ne cxpcttid 

• !».« Bridg" I- 

u. He >.:iJ il/o 

d*- mw« ox 


Wliich p.rIkO l>f 

bit caoEhwr 


in in.iii-.(B If 

Clurlw Hoir, 

(ou of Sir 

CluulM Hglt, .•£ 

Altoo, but. 

|86 Ripart i/Prigrffi !a tht UHfttry ff/'Leicefterfhirt. 


' • IIi&M7 of tdt nkiite town of Lcictftir. 
The hindbmc nunncr in which ihii 
hai been nicnliuncd it in induumCDC 

for witting •□ defer** iha-cnmpliiiieiit 

Which Dr. Farmer his btfiowi;*! •, 

' ' AnoLhti friend bu cipniled in un- 

willirtgneri thai hi) name Ihuuld be 

Hicntioned. 'He hid tmplo^ed i large 

Portion ef an afiiTc life m a Cudv very 

Jilile unHerflood, ihe ei'iy confl^iulioo 

of ihis Itingdemi but. bLingiccidcotally 

diawD from ihe mttrup'ilii, about ten 

Jtm igo, to the tiuKiuilliiyof I reSuy 

in the county of LeiccllEr, his initotion 

on thii fubjcCI had remained rufpcnfied 

till t announced my inteniion of publilh- 

ihg the Hidory of the County ; when, 

With the u[nio(t frankntfi and tlicriiy 

}><: eiiiaftcd fot me the quiniitTcnci of tbiir noble ownct, Eirl M^ 

liii Ubounj which I Aall hsve ihe plea- munimenti will furniHi miny inicrcdin^ 

fCiG of laying iKfote [he publick u Me- piiiictllara of ihc (ncieoc family oF Hif- 

■nolfs oF the Eili of Lricencr. Tha linet, wliieh this gallant Peti fo wot- 

Rev. Sambm!>k NichiilK RuiTell will be ihilv rtpiafcni*. 

Ii!Hti;y rfifcoTereobvevtryanriquary jind The End of Dtnbigli h»i hid the con- 

'* otdenv mjfelf ihelBiiJiClicn I led ilefeinrion la fupply a ^ood actouncof thi 

doD prioTTt by copiu of deeds and fead 

in hit own acchirei, and liom the moft 
copiout peUieitG I hare ctm Vet fccn. 
Hi) Lordlfaip hl> alfo diiead two beau- 
riful views of bil noble houfe at Stiun' 
tnn Harold, and aeoiher of hit old man- 
fiok *t R^igdalt, to be engrnted 

The Eai] of Si^mford hu honoared 
me with feicral com inainica lions ;amongIl 
which ate ibc MS noict frain a eupy of 
Burtr.n which wn Mr. W. Slivelcy'i i 
and, under hii LoidGiip't pationigc, are 

frtpaiing ihrce vieui "f Bradgate, the 
i»ouriie ttfidence af Lidy Jane Giey, 
both in itc oiiginal and ptcfeni Rate. 

The betulici oF O'joirgion, and ihc 
fine remiini u Albby, will he capital 
:nil«llifbiDe(i<i under the aufpicei of 

in cKpfcfliiig mT obbpi 

The Bet. William Teicr, hai favourt J 
tne with.dTawingi of Wul H ho ip ruined 
cliureh, and ol his delightful p'rlonagc 
•I Knljiton, and with ■ tiQ of ihe p'£lutet 
atB-Uoir. Fiom the minotity of the no- 
il Ie Duke who owns thii piiacelydomaioi 
1 hive biihenn been deprived of an on- 
]iortilpiiy of lolicitlne fur plucs of liic 
flcgant tombs of eig)it fuCCelTive larli 
of Ruiland which grace the cliutch i,f 
Ilo:tcil,jrd, nc of their poitralit which 
•doin the ^a'lery at Eelvoiri but 1 hue 
picpired the way for it, by engriring 
tile IDtnbi, uhetefoever difptifed, of lliS 
lords Ect, ptcdrcelTon ot the earlieA 
<jrl, and have t»kcn (otnc |»ini In elu- 
'cidalE th« lii(W« of the family lium tlie 
ConqucA to the pirleni day. 

TheEjiIoF>o[ODgt> baiconimu> 
nicaiid a (plendid petlierce tf the fiiini- 

If of SUetardj and tKriihed ilte work Teib dc Neiill, and other rtco'rdi 
Wiih faitiil fine pljtei of the memutii i From llic Rev. T. Bnfeille I have an 
o\ hl» anceftora at Slaplcford, iiid tf eswllent account of Ukifc.olt piiuiy ; 
I'lcir moDumenti in ihe cnui(h lebuile and From the Rev. JimeiKifinlih a good 
by hit Inidfbip'i niunifictncc. tpiionie of the regifltr oF Ouflon abbey. 

Eirl Fcrteri ha* peifooilly conde- Dr. liennet, Biajp of Cloyne, 

Feildicg Fimily. (rom an original MS. of 
great ' authenticity I and unOer the parib 
of Lutterworth will be lecn fome cnt;ra- 
ved prooli of hii Loidlhip's penetofiiy. 

Under Nether Broughton, Old Dalby, 
and Tilton, 1 have received Tome mate-. 
rial aflinnnct fr«m the Earl of Radnor. 

The Earl of Leicelier, Lor4 Vifcouirc 
Mill>ournF', and Lord Sondes, hive, in a 
Hiott obliging mjinncr, anlwered Icviral 

Tofoppole ihai ihe piirana^e of Lonl 
Vifcouni Wcniwoitb with refpea lo 
KiikbyMilor; c^n be withheld, would 
be BD iofuli 111 hii Loidlbip'i bcneiclenet, 

Bv the Mari|aii of Laofdovf ne, whole 
library coniaina incflimahla Kcalures, I 
hate been favL.uieil with a Rcgiftcr of 
the Abbey of GerendoK; and by Crivon 
Ord, Efq. with ail original ChanuUry 
^□f the fame Abbey, a tranfciipt of the 

, >lb:l 

iibouT>, by e 
E'nal reg Her of Bi 

« ol a Lirie CoU;£tf, aiiJ wal 
(.b'li£ed to decbne Ihe undertaking. Tbe 
I>l)ie<, lioiiiicver, and fume of tbe Qiacerialii 
lave been \<m%,»pi |«M inl<i Hie hands of a 
icntloman who H every way iju.t'linl to m^e 
a pmper ufe i>f them.' £ir.>y nn tbs Lt^iii- 

iq^of Sbaluft<eae, iTB^ip.Si- 

it^i libel iJiiy which maiki hit charac- 
ter, bai contributed a ) 1atc oF ihc vc(y 
tufitnt cliutch of St. NithoUi at Lti- 
cellcri and, whit is Rill more arcepi- 
able, his Lorddiip and the Kev. Thomit 
Ltman. have favoured me with a good 
account of the Roman [oadi in Lticcf' 
leiOure, which iliey had aiicDtivety ex- 
plored. Oj fuljea tnufl cccelTirily 
lie noticed ikc frienilOiip of llie Uer. 

Tltooiji ReyoJdii and » taluabl: elTay 

■»3950 J^tptrt of Pmgrifs in tht Bijlary o/"Leiceflerfhire. 187 

•n the fimoui Roman millUrv at Lei- l>)Df>journcy htsbcea igrrobl^nlieTcdi 
' ccAer, by the Rct. George AOitiy, who and ihi Fidelity uF hii numcmui draw- 
liii alfo eiven iii'; a itanltnpt of Mr. ingt will appear ihroughout the'^ork. 
Thomts M^nin's notti on Bucicn, with Dr. Hurd, ihe f>aod Bilbop of Wor- 
fcTiiil ptrnoeotobferrations \ii himfclf. ccfler(whote uoiform piiruni);e ihiough 
T)k l»e Umcnicd Mi. iioiithgiie, life I have hap[fiW ixpcrienced), hii 
whofe numifmatic knowlcrlge ii le- eontribuied a *lcw oF Thurcaflon, tha 
ICnoMUd^d, diEw up a lift of ihe cotDt church which fur lo ycais wis IiOROund 
minted 11 Leictflcr, from the rti^ uf by hit pinnril libuuri 1 ind 1 poitnil of 
^chelttan id ih.ii of Henry II, iiluftii. BiniopLximer, ■ nitjve of chic tilldge. 
led liy aplite fiom undoublcd originili i Dr. Witfoa, BiOiop of [^indaff, hM 
which may be cc^nr^dtred at a fmi>l fpe- pcrcni'icd me to iafciibc to liim citikt of , 
cimen of a Work of which the progrefi the dilaptdaied church and matirion^ 
was retarded only by hii diffidence, la houfe of Koaptofr ; and in ant chapels 

elaborate trtaiife on the Sixan coinage, o^ Mofeiey lad Shc«i(by, appeodigci to 

\an% aDiiuuIlT cxpcfled from him. hii Lordlhip'. re^ory, 

Dt. Pulieney, wlib in the Philofo- I am happy (o hue this opportuniiT 
phicil Tranraaioni, XL1X. So], ^ane to leknaA'Icdge (he kindoefi of ihe Bi. 
■ fciincilic account t>f the pUoLk grow- Ihop of Dromore, who, ihnugh not ec> 
ingin the nciehbouihood of Lticcner; cleruftlcaUr coDoeScd with Lei.eAcr. 
hu compiled ttiit 111) anew, with all the fhire, bai, from a natural inicre ft in ih* 
adTanii^Lt which the improved flatc of coonty ai a landholder, contributed.* 
bntiny cm afford. plate of ^clgraTe and in dependent cha> 
In (be fame faftionibie fcience, the pcli. BiOi'n) Percy dcrivei hit defccnt 
Rt*. George Ctabbe'i "Natural HiHorf from Mr. CleiTcUnd, ricar of Hinck- 
of the Vale of Beleoii" it a happy omen tey, father to the will-known Poet. An 
of his eaeriiont lowarda a Gcnilar ijiuf- intermirijage with thii family wat mr 
tralion of ihe cDuntv. firft inducement to »ifit the county of 
My friend Mr. Gi>ugh allow) me LeiceHer, and by decreet led to the ar- 
only CO fav, tint Trom hi< Jncampirable tluouf talk of publiOiing in hiltorn « 
topographic a) library he hai communi- lalkwhicb, notwiihi^indingallictuafoTe- 
eatedtheMStiDnsinihe lateMt. Wcd'a fecn difficultici, animated by the cardial 
copy of Burton -, that he hai in-lulRcd and rerpefiable alfiftince that hai btem 
me with fererat of hit own obfcrvauoas given, I haTc chearFully eneoutiiercd. 
on monumentt con nefted with ihii couo- Mr. Price and Mr. Gaich have been 
tv, and tlieuniefctiedurc of the plateiof p'tcicutarly kind in ficilitatine my re- 
inem,frum the "Sepulchral Monuments fearchit at Oifotd, and In lupvrinrendiag 
of Great Britain;" and, by accompany- fome difficult tc^nftripii from the Re- 
ing fereral of my (ifiiationt into Lei- giner of Leiccller aboey. Similar an 
ccfterfbire hat fugeefled hinti for im. •knowUdgmenti | owe to the Ute Dr. 
pro»ing the dele ripi ion of many of the Coltman, and 10 Dr Wood, at C>m- 
church'i and monumenii. litidjjei and to the Marttr and Fellows 
The venerable Dr. Pegge, whofe wri\ of Caius College, for the loio of a va- 
lin^i haie (o long ornamented the pagci luahle copy of ilie Vifiiition of i6ig. 
of Mr. Urban, hat not withheld hie Sir Tli')mit Cave had before iianlcnlicj 
M8S. from my full and free iofpcAlon 1 th! MS notts from a famnu) c ipy of 
and, at the advanced age of nineiy, hai Burton in the library of Jtfui College, 
himfef pi<en fome eecellent adflilioni. in the hind, writing of Mr. Gal" ..i,'i>t. 
The Rct. Richard Gilford, of Duf- who lud drawn the Rreiier part oi h.s 
fteld, Dcrhylbire, bcfides conirihming rcmatki Irom Buiton's own cnpy. 
good tng^avid pofirai't of our common " which he had in ,Ii't cuHody at tiie 
relations Mr. and Mrs. Siaveley, hat beginning of the w*r, 1640." 
taken 00 himfeif.the talk of irauOating To Thomas AHU, l!i([ keeperofths 
the Domefday. hook for ihit couoty 1 Recordi in ihe To-ver, 1 im indebted for 
whence Mr. Rafpc has deduced fome much laluabUmriitcr, from iheabundanc 
valuable table*. information which hii public (i:uatiiiii 
Of the Rer. John Piidden, whefc and private treafurea caahle him, and 
difpolilion to .ierve hit friends it well inclination pr.)mpts him, 10 benow. 
known, more ought to be faid, were ha John Bacon, Efq. of the Firlt-Fruiti 
not fo nearly related (o me. i eanooc, office, snd John CalM, Ef,. keeper of 
tiDwcver, but obferve that, by hii aBcC' the Augmentation oidce, have incicii 
t);.fl«[C aiteniion, ibe ffti'gue of many • p*"*! »/ intention ot fcatcbing their le. 

iti Kcfttt if Pregrifi in the Hlfttrj »/ Leiceftcfftir*. [MiU 

eiii.Ti, bj fu'nlfGmg [lOniihtcuny tlie 

Tile Pki ogitiTe-dftrce liss furpifliefl 
fomt curious JiTrtcVs. The iliSculty c,i 
rti.itin^ exirifl*, viYti'. it ii 'nne ceiy 
t.fy f r rl« fuptHnttn,?-n(; to rfiiUrtriiifi. 

»ntl il'ofe rtitrely hi(loti;i1, is well 
feno-tai yet e*en here I liftrnei wuli 
intlu'eenc-f ihlth do credit lo »ll tht 

To tlie CJIIcR* of Arms in grnrnl I 
•m iiiutli indEbni) ; nin'* tfpeeiilly 
(n Rtlpli B't^and, tfq. Richmond He- 
Titd. In (hpi rich rfWifiiDfy is^Vinctm's 
c-pr ff ih? Vifiiwii,!. of >6.<,i t'-irt 
ijf iSFj. i^f wli)th BO olher copy 15 (ilp- 
pufed 10 P<':f) j >nd the otigmat cliDicli . 
nOtij of W(i!tv, 156H. 

To if'C Curiioro of die Brlilffl ATiifcum 
I im 16 r:tprc^^ my )>cl) > ck now Icil le- 
nient! for aJmffSon 10 Iheir itcliliM ; 
and 10 lh= f'leral oficcil 6f tht l.oiifi, 
piiiietilirlv Mr. Ayfeough, f'lr an un- 
'■'" ■-■ Til CHndiriei. In 

many cihir iiiiilci to my purpnfe, I 
fo\in'( the ftegifler of Biirion L*zm, 
t).i CK>>iul>r<e< of ttit bxktievt and 
J..Iin of Woodford 1 « coniinoiTiofl of 
Ihe Monarticon. in ti-e torumti 410, 
fcurchiiftd, Willi Mr. Peck's MSS, Uy 
E'r Tlicrru! Ctte, who gjnc it id the 
Mufcum: ind Pcicr I.c Nttt'i »fd 
Humplney VVanley'i copiei of Burton, 
Wich MS nites in hnlh. 

Jolm FiKlell, £fq. hat bcett » cnm.»:i,e as tli= InctCint Mils *liicli 
airtiiJ lii. .-.fnie of RcKifirjr of ih* 
rtiurcli ..f Li.,t„l.. woulJ pe.mii ; but 1 
hare to l.iciiunt thit want uf tct<uic his 
dtprivcd ine of fuinc of that a^illincc. m 
Fomplenn^ ihe 11(1 of incumlxntt, w)>ic1i 
^li^ :irdtni difii* of proifnilin^ eTtry 

hio i^tfore r-«lv=.I f 

his piedef-H'-T, Mr. 

M,. Col man c.f 1 

Pr. Vrrn-,!.-! »n<t Dr. DiKitc"?-, ind 
the L'terjry Sftiitv >t rufrhorbufth 
Wtti aotithef c^'pf , tniiihtd In the nwes 
of tlie Rci. RohtrtSmtthal W.nnnod, 
viV^re ir>jif<rl[<t sf ftvtfd cfrfliphi id 
thi> airl the tfiljoinirf couni'cf 1 bid bc- 
fof- {lurilirfetf lo London. 

T he irfornftifthft on all hiflaricit (ub-' 
jcfls wh th ira.c Retd, efq. i. fo w.!l 
iMc »i<1 (}> ttldr to gi«e, I ha<< ftodily 
fxpciitnced in ihis *nd trery publktiioa 
in which 1 h«*e been cng^«d (dt five 
and twtniv ytart. 

The (t-t. AuliC Mataujflv'j " Hifli- 
rv (.1 Cla*h.Ook.- £(.-e ttii. LXI.i. jo6), 
wiil|>-->f .nlKtltiieolcci nn his 01 hire 
tummunicKloni hive bc'n numeitnlE. 

TItL Rti. Dr. F.ird, in xld^tJ-n to a 
plate of Mtl'on Mrwlriy, his atfurilid 
fome e(Iini*il Hteriry aid. 

The St*. Jsitit! DougM ha* z-.fn 
S \\tvf of euRoHi chariT.lnel ; Hnifhed in 
hishapp'tlj ftyle of iqiiatint. 

jdfipli CradofK, tlq. of Goifilty, hn 
fn-aitd tnc with a benUi'fiil pHie of 
Bow-hiirfM, mcmofjble fbr in iridi- 
tinrral ronniainti tP'th Kiel^arit III. afr-r 
■he Ut'llc (if Kilwrrtii field 1 tn|rirTtil 
fmni > JnwinE tiikeii bv lite lale Mr. 
Sclinthhtlrc only fix v.UVt before i:i 
demolltm,,. {3 e tol. f.XI. p. 980.) 

Tlie CorpL'i^tl.-m of Ltii-tdci. t«>..ri 
iSey ^iti- ■ r' , . ■■■ r .^ i,r,- of my 

theerolxrll i,^ . . . , , , ^ Hilio. 
ly of ihtir aniic-t loan. The ch»r- 

culars of tl.CLr cirly hilloiy, ^re 3ining 
the Iranfcilp'i of Mr, Staieley, Mr. 
CaitC. «n<l Mr. I'.lmtr. 

To Johi* H=wi(k. .(q, -hrlr lit- wo-, 
tliy Town ckik, and to Thomi! Mire*, 
Jjiiic'r, ifq. I hare itiany o!:l. action!. 

The W. Mi.u.,lv., lih.a c«r. 
tions in the Hnnrrtit uf Ff»mi.od iuve 
been hluhlv ulHul, l.a- rriv bcil thinks 1 
a< l>»L' li.e R^v. Dr. Ornx: ol Olkham, 
Hie Rt.. Ge'.iB^, the R.:., John 
Butt, Samuti fiticfe I'c.kms. hlq. lohn 
Hituck. Flq. <f t!,.. Rtr. 
Samuel Dtrnc, tli<. Re*. T. GxiUv. tlid 
Rtv. SK-'Iihrne, junii-i, rtie Rer. 
John Ck'tUme. i*-'-- K.v Thon-as H.ic, 
■ ■ ih« Rer. tiv\'arJ Wi.i -" 


. the i: 

lhr» olhe.s 

; j<.U« aje.nck. E<1. "i.l. 

ercd.Lionof l:i) rofun 

:<.s: i:ncl 1 have 

J mpv of ttuilon, formerly 

citprYfcnesd from i.iiti£i 

.ei} giattl'ul anU 

8^ K.*ane;- 

=, ;,lU(W»rdi I^cei.n:«ly 

ivctiM' reiufiK 


1794'] Hifiory e/ hekeHerdiin. — On tht hvntU» >f Priniiig. 189 

Not to ircfpafs lorgcr on ihe puiente 
of ihc fcKhf, ii only rtmalns to i»v th« 

P.«hin, trq. and the Hon. MuCorxon, 
mtttA»n for tli. eoun.yi Bii WiIK.m 
SRtffinetoo ml St WiHi«m Msnntri, 
bhimimj thr Rer. Dr. Wilcock(. ree- 
tnc of Lou£Wioi:oogh i the Riv. Htnry 
G»«n, lord of ihe *.im)r ot RoH.floa ; 
the R.. Stephen GreenWiv i WiHi.m 
Hcrrick, efq of BcauhiJnor, awl John 
Metiick, tii\- hisbroihtfi John Fri**«- 
Turiifr, ifq. Mr. George f.tajh. tc. &C 

The fuhj^ai ol thife plaits weif, for 
rte mofl parr, driwn hv t'lS »ttat«e 
prnciU "f ■«' 'J-^^^i-i.V'i-. Mr. Prid- 
rten, Mr. '; ■^ ■ ■ "■ • -. ■ ■■•'■':, Mt. 

Th« WiiTo«Y oy LbittsTER- 
BHIt'.Mij Urliati, which hai loimbten 
the objcft of mv aneniioB, has uni*oid. 
■hlf aEcumiriaieil 1 bat ii now fo fir ai- 
^inzid that its Kmiit can be filed, tai 
the dIid of DUl>Ue>tion tfcennned. 

The whole wili unaeoidably eittnd to 
FeVR VoluntM, and thole nri of the 
Imatltfl (is: > *i noihing (&a>l l>e om'nicd 
ihti mtiy ien<l to eluciilite ihe Hi^atf, 

The FlRst Volame wilt con-ain 

fach It Domefiljf, wiih > TrnnAilion ; 
Tefta dc Nivill. and oiher Rico'dii 
Litlt •f Beronrts. Sh.r ffi. Mefnbirr.. 
&c.: DifftiuiioBs en the Mint at LeU 
teOer, tl.t Rnmji, Roxlcgnd Miliary. 
]4a>igi(ioDt, PUni), Itc. i tviih a copy 
•f ihE Rciuini made lo Parli^rnem, in 
)7SB, in aofwer lo ihe enquiry jfter 
charitable tenffiftian* thioui^hnut the 
kingJorp, js far i. rtlaie. .o ihi) Uc.o>. 
tf, which bai been procured at a confi- 
derabte expencc, and of vrhirh no piTC 
hit hitheiiD been primed. 

(a ih 1 *ulume ivill alfo be placed 
the aniient and nrnifern hillory (if tbe 
Town or Leicester. 

The Si« Hundftdt ..f lli* Couniy di- 
•ide Ihemfilvts oaiursiiy into the other 
ThrM Volumes j and, the Hundrtd of 
F^AMLAIil. being na.rlr compkied, I 
fliati fuun luhmii i< <o rhe pilihck, with 
filth ^irtJ of iha iBiroduftory Volume 
at mav itten be reidv. 

Tlic .»her Ftvv. Himdrtdt Ihall be 
delitrrea ai foon hi th-y can be pnnterl ; 
Ihal ol G^RTRE, it ii hoped, .n 1796. 
iht oihcrE at foon after at piilTMc 1 liie 
Flalct tr Ihe whole Woik <»hich m 
number -ill be nearer F.,ui ll.ndnd 
than Thiee) beina nta-ly all tn^ur^d. 

Tii« prie' of «h< portion nniv iLirtnd- 

ti 10 it d«livc(C(L fibc Hundred af 

Fnmtand cnmplele, and a conlideralila 
part of the loiiodQi^Bty VoIjiik) vill 
b« Five Gtiinaaii ih't of eachrfih* 
Four VClt Detxeriei T»» Ginnesi and 
a H>lf| anitof the STxrb (whictt wiH 
b«(helaft) Three Guinea.. 

The extii priea of ihefe-^eopiea ih** 
are tslccn ..(Ton Rov-I P-o.r «J1 he 
Two Ruinen on rhe flrft D=ltTery, and 
One Guinea for each fuiarc Pjn. 

With e^iry rubfeqnercDeiifiry fonte 
ffn^erpniiini^af the lArmduIDory V»' 
lume will be |;i>eB I and M^<aie*er fa- 
tore addiiiona may be made, ihefe prie« , 
Ihall be rehgirtliflf adhered to, Md as 
money accepted till the ddlrery of ttie 
re!pi-fiive pant of ihe work. 

Gcmlemen who poffef! the " Leiccf^ 
terOl'reColleftisni" in Q^ano will htt 
a'loived for them, in exchange, T** 
Thirdi of the price* mentiorted in tha 
fertral title- paget. J. NiciHot-l. 

Mr. UlBAR. Fft.xi. 

DR. COGAhl, in tha »ery enieitai*- 
ing and inieteAint account of the 
inveniioDofPrintlng which he batgiien 
in the id >alume «F hit Travdi (anil 
■hich he ftaret to be an abtrdfeii 


irtof), I 


-J be Lflurc.'ce, the r^liar 
pofei to have made ihn dilcovciy, bf 
accident, abnut the year 14)0, >i he 
wst emploircd io leaclimg the ilplivtbet 
10 the children of hi>;^Irr, h. TIioibm 
PietrnfoB, htr holbind. B^t, in lh« 
Ctcond pert of Bmviet anJ Nicho t'a 
Origin of Pfirtini;, p. 5S (".hich alio 

of Meerman), the children t.. whom he 
wifhtd to leieh iheir letters are ftid [» 
haVE been <he font of hii ilaughttr, by 
her hufbiod Thomaj Peter. VV' of 
thcfeatcouiK. iithetruih'?, 

Now that 1 am opon this rubjea, I 

upon the an of Prmiint-, fii^ci-it is evi- 
dent, from the eximpleof Th;pd<nie, 
tlie Oflrogolh, kii.^ of Iialv (>n, 
Hill. Decl. and Fail, vol. iV. p. ,), 
that they flimped leitnii 00 p-'jier. Or, 
ticD >f It QlotKd be (aid ih^.; h ' ul'ed a 
pett'oriced idMct, lech i: 'hi- Eiiiferor 
Julti. the eld-r. nrc. of J,.,tmMn, 
contnvrd {B'.inkft-.hc'i Co-n.:.. *il. II. • 
ell XX. p. jc j, n'.;» d) 'a srite .i.iht 
which IS .lelcr iKrd hf P,o.o;.u» (HiH. 

'X()0 - A New PtStical Infihullta prtpefid. Mtr, 

Itiown in ikc time of Qurnfiitian (lib. riiniolngT of th* piirliclts, whkh It 

]. cap. I. p. ii)i }cr it Uceniin ham wsi rercrvcil for him fully to dcTclope.; 
C»Iphi.rnmi (Eel. III. t. 85). BBd Youra, &c NoCdTOit. 

Virgil (Gtor. I,- itj), ihtit flicptlfritt ' ' -- ■ 

imprtrtdihcirnimeioncKllc. Il ilfo Mr. UrSin, M lU 

apptara, that ibe letitn ■{ the Ctdf* T KNOW ihat your excellent M*pi- 

Af/Mftirj of Ulpbilsi (Ice Nonbcro Ao- I. zinc ii rod by men of iH defer ip- 

iT^witiet, vol. I, p. )67, note) are tinni in ihc kingdom : nciihtr rinlt, 

fcmped on iTieTctlnm uiih hot metal piafrtTion, nor cirploTment, bul what 

lYp«. M. dc Flow, tnilecd, ia bit may iheiein ftod/fafylfiaj 10 amufe and 

tithirthti far Ui Grea, goei fo far 1* to inflruS. 1 beie fend you a leiicr 

tofiy, thai ihe antiems adually vitrt which I hnpe you will inftrti though, 

welt K^u.iiottd with the an of cngra- tvhen I fitil bcgiu to write it, I iniend- 

viag and Hamping ) Jiiit, a) nfuil, he ed it for a ncwt-piper, the tenor of it 

svfBituaartly fallt fton in the unicle of being of thai kind which ii more coin- 

fioof. See farther piooft of the near nionly cnhvcyed to ihc publick ihiough 

approach made by the anlienti 10 ihil fuch a medium r but, ai ihofe public;i- 

•n in rewBill'i Notice* of French An- tioDi are feldum looked upon more than 

(i^itiei, p. i44t Mr. Gough, on the at mere MfriN/ra/ records, they are fcU 

litatl ol oculin*, in the Aichxologia, dom prtferTcd for any length of time, 

Ytit. IX. i aid ibe Abbd Wintkelmin'i except by a fivt, who are coniinctd 

I.(ircr> on Herculaneum. Dr. Waiton that they tfliw coouin iruthi worthy of 

(Tianfl. of Virgil, »ol. I. p. 148, note) a fccond peruijl. I ani,'iherefope. fo- 

iiyi, that (he fame obfeiTation II made liclioui ihai the idcac here fuggcRtd 

ky Toland ia biiLetteri 00 the Dtuidi. may hiTc a more permanent duration, 

It ii with pttafura that I hear, that and may fall under the eye of obferva. 
llr. Horoe-Tooke ii about to favour iioa at fome future day, when the Gen- 
tle woild with a fecoDd volume of hli tieman'i Migaiine ii taken frotn lh« 
wff tBtcrcltiag Diverlioni of Purity; Biclf for the amufemcniofan ri/itr hourj 
i* which, I dire fay, h'e will invefligate that, in cafe the plan propofid Iboulj 
iUtt vtitx with ai much acutenef) ai he not be adopted aiMo, the expediency of 
: part* ot it may be cstifiitertd by oar poAcrity, 
who prtitiij will fee it* utiliiji at clear- • 

1 motiacT tnai it diit not occur to him, ly ■• does tlit writer himfelf. 
■■ p. 3!;. that the prtpolitioo TO mil/ An opinion prevails very generally 

kvc prccifcly the figailication oieadat amongd ihe inhabiranti of thii iHand, 

lirminalier ; ai the ivt ia the end or that the mm who wriiei in fupport of 

■tiEainaiion of the humiB body. the Goveinitient, and receive! an an- 

1 ihiLk atfe he will find rtafon, upon nual falary for hii literary labour), ii a 

fiUihcr It Hfxioh, to- alter hit opinion mean defpicable chsi after) that he li a 

atai ibi, Bnioti of iclalion cf place aie meicenary hirelioSi and iaItlUSual 

■•ken fiom the namtc of fomc parts of piolliluie, barleiing hit ineitlal lalenta 

oar budy, and rather to infer the con- for the wages of infamy. To eradicate 

tiaiT- For, 1 think, there can be little national prtjudice i> nuetfytatkj but 

doubi bui that tied (htafod) and ttt- yet the difficulty Diould not deter ■ man 

v-K (licoriiii) are boih the p^^nicp'e oF patriotic virtue from the aitcmpi ; or, 

pi.rt (in itiivvoterminationi t/^nd ■) of if fo, e>ery error of judvement, that 

Ue vcib teavi, to ixalli the tfud De- ran plead the lanAion ni long ufagc 

irg the moll taalitd pail o\ man, as the and general ettdente, ought to Km.m 

kcdVCB it ihc moll exalted of vifible mi firpiliiuM, Howtver, arduqu) It 

ebjcai. ihewofk may be, thete will always be 

I uivn, I »iOi Mr. T. (whom \ rca- fome men ot thofe Heiculean tempera 

^ly aiknoMlcdge to be a very gieat that will not be at all terrified by the 

IBan) wimld learn to be a little lcl< fu- laborioufnefi of the cnieipr>fc, but will 

pcii'hnui and abuGve i and would nut apply ihnr llrength to clear the it4- 

ibink thai be hat cump etelyoveithiown tianalfiabli from thofe impuriiici which 

Idi. Hariii, and oihtr eminent men, have been accumulating fur yeart, 

neieiv bedufe he hai 'iCgfinoallT d«- Though tt cannpt be expcflert that the 

itacd'.htm in pc'ty mifl.kei (in which, tffoiu of any one man will be able 10 

b«wr»ei, be is at olun wii Dgat rightl, purify the vjh»lt pi luch an iromenfe 

^01 btcaule they were ignorant of tbat edifice, jet, if oqe man c»n fweep away 

(land d>Jco>etj o| tttc lij^tufifa^i^e an)) itie titlli ot «■"> "fit /"'(i » wUl t>* d(l- 

' ^ 79i*\ '^^ ^*^ political Ififitlulion pr^pofid. I^ 

ing (bmethiog that it praife* worthy to- reteive they render their cotrfitry ■• 

wards the complerion of the great work, other than ptrfonal (ervice; ihey^i^h^ 

With thii view I take in hand the he^ they are killed; and with this hemvt^ 

f*m of plain fenfe* a|id hope that, by a Mc exit terminatei their utility to tMr 

judicious ufe thereof, together with country. Not fb with the writer or 

fuch other «r^iraiMl«rrv# inftruments at pleader; he is hrmfelf, as it tjutra^ w^ 

are Deceifary to M sfed, I ihaU be able hoft ; and, <* though dead, he v«( 

to cleanfe a corner in fuch a manner, fpeaketh." His argumemis may influ- 

that evep Peeafus or Bucephalus would ence tbouf^nds^ and perfuade them to 

not refufe to lie down there if it be weli peace; and a few ilrokcs from his pe4 

littered . with fome good draw takeia may do more to fupprefs a fpirit ()f re- 

from tht Treaiury barn, and both^rack bellion, and to put an end to tiie hor« 

and manger properly fupplied with the rors of war, than mere miiitary force 

requifiiet for fuflenance. caa, although equal ui number an4 

Bur, enough faid ia thefe fiabmtar valour to anjr that Darius or Al«x»«der 

metsphors! and now for plain fenfe ia ever brought into the field of hatde. la 

f/lain Englilh. If ic was a truth that proportion, then, ' as h*s labours ara 

ffiooe but mea nf opulence are qualified more exttnfivety beneficial to the pub* 

for pur fu its of literature, then would I lick, he is honeflif entitled to a mms 

admit, in Tome meafure, thV verity of liberal reward from the pkUic purf^i 

this popular prejudice. But, as ic is and, inftead of being looked upoa \y%^ 

m4t a truth, fuch an opinion evidently d if re fpefi;,' and calumniated, fliould be 

tends to lay a tax upon wifdom, and, «a venerated for his national fervicet. But^ 

many inftances, to doom men of genius when a man (6 far forgets his dignitr* 

to perpetual obfcurity and poverty. I hat he will be brib^Jy as the hireliae of 

could wiib to know in what refpea the tprrupt minJAers, to *uimdicmti their 

writer for Government can be called a mealures, botvn/tr injariout to public 

defpicab'e hireling ? Not merely be- good, tbcKt indeed, he is ttfftr^^eiif 

caufe he writes and receives pap ; for, if branded with the appellation of a rocaa, 

io, the man who6ghts, and is paid for contemptible, wortbiefs felfour. If, o« 

it, is equally dtjpicabUi the (enator the con'rarf, he maintains in upright 

vfho pleads, and receives emolument, is independent character, and onlyconi^* 

equally dtfpicabltx imputations which mends their meafures fo far as they de* 

neither our foldiers, our Tailors, or ferve commendation, and ceo fares thofc 

ilatefmen, would be contented to admit, which merit cenlure, ihrrn he has a juft 

Ic i> not the ufc, but the abufe, of the claim to a liberal allowance for the em* 

thing that makes it contemptible. By ploymentof his time in the Barion of a 

what rule of logick can it be proved, poltlical ^writtr \ fince thofe taientsetn* 

that mental etdowments may not be To ployed in that way, m^y doubclef« he 

applied as to bv of Ucrative advantage directed, if he is (o difpofcd, to other 

to the poiTefTor? Is fa4i//#r of more value ^urfuits, that <v-»uld be more advaata- 

th^n /jpirit F Shall mere ^0^#/ and muf- geous to himfilf though Icfs to his 

cliS^ or bfdily Hrength, be more highly country. 

cfleemed than flrength of in(cl:e£t? Now, as one thought commonly oc* 

Forbid it, Reafon ! Forbid it, Juflicel caiions another, ic has juli occur red raa 

Why is not the man, who devotes his me, that an inflitution may be fetoa 

Time to (ludious purfu'its for the good foot, which would be of fervice to ibis 

of his couniry, as fairly entitled to a and %very otber kingdom that would 

recotT^>ence for his labours as he who adopt it. 

ferres it in the hazardous exploits of We have twelve judges appointed 

war. Duly coniidered, he is much for t^e due adminiftration of the laws at 

more fo; for, of the great number of periodical feafont, with fuch an amp'e 

thofe who ''wear the livery of (laughter faUry to each, that they are above the 

without a blolh," very few devote their influence of temptation if the heart be 

time to the ftudy of ta£iicks; and they inclined to the ways oi re^itude and 

who </0, generally attain to liich promo- juftice. Therefore, taking this for a 

tions, that they are very amply recom* model, let us fuppofe twelve men itt 

penfed for th^ pains they have taken to unimpeachable integrity, and of exten- 

im prove the art of ^4^r^tf/i«« and <^- five knowledge in political matters, 

J^rmSin, But the great maiority are were to be fele&ed from the nation, and 

cnly the component un:ts of the vail formed into a fociety, to be called the 

martial aggregate ^ for the wages tbcy Im/peSon of AUtiunifirdti$Mm To each 



J/ Kno P*Vl!cal Inflittdun fnptfii. 


ftonht te iltowed ■ TiUry of jool. ^>r 
ailiiiiN, on cctnditioB thai they puoliOi- 
cd, once ciwrjr nnorti, a kind of Ma- 
^aBine, contiiping AriAlurei on the con. 
duS of Miniftcti aarf (he Miourily, 
Aewrat; Ibe ulilitf or danger probublc 
to rcfuJt tbcTCifrom { togciher wi<h pio- 
putiia of their own for ihe iniruduCl^afl 
or fuch Uwe u SbM Uem Itquil'iic. 
They Ibould be elefUd exry ihrc« 
jcartt and it {bould be a Dtccffary 
condition thai, at tbf limt ol their 
king in (hi* rocieiy, [hey fliould not 
li>(e any fUct under Gnvernmeat, nnr 
•*en be mfmWri of tbc ftmMt. Of 
couitc. by ihli lettriCtion ihe Lttdi ate 
mA^y cidudeit- Tbeir btnimg ittn in 
the fenaic fbould be no eaufe of ob]ec> 
l!o». hut Tither a TeeooimendiTion. 
Their age not left than 40, The c^itr- 
(ifc oF any ptofefliDIi, either la>v, ph>- 
£ck, ordiiinity, ftould not be any AH- 


' that 

ticen all tdii while latklng t great deii 
\" "tij lilite purpufci that our Hou/e 
ot Ctimmint, out newi-liiptrt, and pn. 

try Tchenie) for, the minority Hie m- 
jptSe't, *nd the public priati a detail 
of whu paOei in th« HoilCb. Now, thii 
I dnj^ far, the minority art u com' 
pleiely a P'rlji si the mainrity] and, 
wiih all their iet/tui fmlrhlifm, i be* 
litie them ai much biafled by ftlfii 
inolmci ai the «/b in pavitr. But the 
phn 1 propol'e is, to haie a rotall Tetof 
wen ptrftQIy indeDendent, wlio, hiving 
niuhing to iiope for from i/a; admiolf- 
irat'un, will be ai ready tu i:ondemn m 
to approve, and to appnve «> to con- 
dctnn. With rerpeS 10 the acvvs- ptpera 
and public p.jntj, I knn^•■'l^(W# rhat 

fa^i i but all of rhem, either from M'r- 

r.JI. at Ibme other : 

each department there haTG been 
«f great ptlitkal talcntt. InllaBcei arc 
Vecdiefi} but »hat ba> bfm may be 
mtain. The right o( eieSing ibem, for 
lake of cxpcdiCioD and gotd order, I 
Mnuld h)« iiir/twrf to tfac bench of Ma- 
t-fliatfi 0NI.Y. Exary county in Ei.g- 


II the c 



I to Tea 

e fbcieiy of In/ptSari 1 nor 
Ibould any man be r^-eltflrd more than 
Mce for the fame county, nor be per- 
mil'cd to continue, aifriMg bit lift, more 
than nine years, ur three' TclTi on 1. The 
(irIv au'hoiiiy that lliould ha'e power 
10 iUS^tt,-. ihii IiKietT niould be 
wh.ct,, (o-mer or larer. will diff..l.e 
every member of ii — 1 mean the pen- 
tieman "ho rs repttlcfliied ivUli a ftaW 
p^ic (favc nnlv ddc Tingle lull), and U 
drn.,mio,«J OU Timf. " 

ire men not gtiurelif 
K i.iwn, mnaieverihey ad'ance, eiititr 
far or a'tii^, cannot be fuppoFed id 
h.ivc ihit proper influence upon the 
puhhc mind at would the rFmimcnii of 
m-n ibui app£> niid in 'lit truly homiui- 
ablr ufficr ol, ilie taiiuaal m/pec- 
It.'i; •nd giiirjiant vf cur tibrriici. 

I flult DO longer tre fpal^ on the pa- 
licDce of my rcaderti but conclude with 
fiiining myfelf Suggejtor alter. 

P. S. 1 entertain Tome hope) that, be- 
fore in^ny moatht hate eLplcJ, I Ihdll 
(re thii pi"p.)fj| brought before Ihe 
HMufe by f m= one of oi:r virtuouJ tf- 

will be no bad icllof tlr. cooipli^xioo uf 

1 but. 

t pljcc ID the Admi- 
■ifi iiinn by the n^d^ fiat (for 1 hate 
tJfmitruiy} [h'>uld have no influence 
over iliit. Their Magazine', or Uotlbij 
hjp'ttar, Ibould be lo^d at the price of 
6il.| th.i It may be wiihin every man't 
ability to putchafe it if he pleafei. 
VhjKfcr prtpcjaii are theian fent 
(otih (bou d be ligned wilh the lefptc- 
. live namci of ihole who ptotiore them. 
Their finBurii we mutt Jupptj* 

L tort 



lidti: •uh* fiiid luch and fuch 

I the lubliance of vilmt wai 

», and ibeit own opinioat 

m^y be 1a:J, that i haie 

i liave lone been a redder aad admi- 
rer uf your M^ullanv, and an occa. 
lineal cortelpondent. lu plan ii.excei- 
lent: iti communi cation > highly le- 
fpeftible 1 and ili e(£:a. mufh enter- 
tainment iiDd ex>eari>e uCefiilneft. Thii 
euliigunn I very cordially give, and as 
ftcci; OibII procied ro mention what I 
ouncCi*e 10 be a canfiderable blemilh on 

In vour Review of New Publicationi, 
the iiial of the Rei. M'. Wuolley, fur 
B libel on Sir Hill, and hia 
btoifaer the Rev. R^»vUnd tlill, ii in- 
iroduccdj and your Reriewci't teniaikt 
OB iLaicat fuilairii 


l795*3 JIk Appial fram §ur Rtv'ti 

" The pnsrefl of ihs lihe) rarrie! its owr 
condsmiwiuin g and hai bctn jullljr confi 
dered in that light by an irrprlul juryi ■ 
which renijen it unceceSiinr Ser oi lo make 
tnj raflaxioos on tba ftlling lai tf iti 

Ndiv, Sir, give me leave lo afk this 

he ipfliei Ihe ttrm /aiill lO ihe paititl 
in (hit tri&l. Does your Rtnewer be- 
long to. Of is h< aiquiinted with, any 
cn,ib!iOwi] 01 K'Uraud (t& ihac ii r<ce 
from dilTcalioni! or, wltofe memljcii 
are ill fi> part aai peaceable ai never 
to coDtenil wichcaih other! IF he daci, 
I Dull be gt>d lo know (he mmc and 
conltuutioD of thai feft ; »ai I promi'e 
immrdialelT to enrol my name among 
its hoBourable menibtrt. If he doct 
Doi know of, or belong to, fueh i Toei- 
ely, why U whit he calls " the falling 
oul of the Tainrj" fo patiiculaily and 
invidinoIW re mark id r And ^h.-iC^oes 
your Reviewer mean by upplying the 
lenn /amii to (he panie^ in dlTputt > Is 
ih-: •wirJ ilfelf offenfi.e to