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INDEX

TO THE

NAMES AND SUBJECTS IN THE SECOND VOLUME.

Natural Caverns and Grottoes, somo

account of, 73
Nelson, Lord, anecdote of, 232
Newgate, 84
Niagara, Visit to the Falls of, 242
Nightingale, 111, 222
Night-jar, 189
Nubia, excavated Temples in, 250
Obedience, Early, lesson of, 187
Olive-tree, the, 107
Orchidea, 205

Adelsberg, Grotto of, 183
Commons, House of, 25

Hymn for Saturday Evening. 160
Adversity, the uses of, 31
Contentedness, Jeremy Taylor on, 231

by Bishop Middleton, 170 Æsop and his Fables, 93

Cottager, Russian, and Dutch ShipAlexandria, Catacombs of, 255

master, 95

Ibsambal, the Temples at, 251 excavated Tomb of the Cotton Gown, Story of a, 87

Iguana, the, 173 Kings at, 251

Cowley, Abraham, the poet, 117 Illustrations, local, 116 Alligator, description of the, 20 Cuckoo, 111

Improvement, Human, Paley on, 179 Alps, Horn of the, lincs on, 63

and Water-wagtails, 243

India-rubber Tree, 4
Andes, volcanic Mountains of the, 39 Cunning, remark on by Bacon, 239 Industry, Sir Joshin Reynolds on, 146
Animals, natural affection of, 46 Custom House of London, 186

Infant's Peril, 246
Anne, Princess, daughter of Charles I.,

Insects, usefulness of, 143; the changes 19 Daens, John, anecdote of, 46

of, 212 Ant and Glow-worm, 240

Deaf and Dumb, instruction of, 155 Intimacies, particular, Blair on, 235
Anthony, St. and the Cobbler, 171 Death, Bishop Porteus on, 139

Iron and Steel, improvement of by
Antiparos, Grotto of, 79
Death, preparation for, 91

burying, 71
Antiquity, lines on, 235
Deluge, the, 91

Ischia and Procida Isles of, 34 Aphorisms, 27, 31, 45, 109, 179, 232, De Rozier, the first neronaut, 243; 239

fatal voyage of, 244

Jameson, Mrs., Remarks by, 223, 240 April, history of the month of, 120 Devil's Bridge, the, 23

January, history of the month of, 7 Anniversaries in 120, 136, 144, Devotion not hostile to Cheerfulness,

Anniversaries in, 8, 16, 23, 31 152, 160

243

Japanese Sea, Volcano in, 40
Asia Minor, earthquakes in, 129 Diffidence, instance of, 83

Jefferson's Rules for Life, 46
Ass, anecdote of, 216
Distich, remarkable, 47

Jenner, Dr., forty signs of rain, 232 Aurungabad, Temples of Ellora, near, Drinking, intemperate, predisposition Jeremy Taylor, remarks by, 22, 43, 45 164

to disease from, 158

Jesse, remarks by, 198, 200
Dromedary and Camel, 44

Jewish Tale, a, 176 Bacon, Lord, extract from, 67; re- Drowning. Hints for the prevention of, Jews, the, 47 marks by, 14, 29, 93, 114; remark 224

Johnson, Dr., letter to his God-daughon Atheism by, 144; aphorism of, Dr. Samuel Johnson,' letter of, 63; ter 53; remarks by, 15, 146; 233 anecdotes of, 239

anecdotes of, 239
Balloons, 243
Drunkenness, effects of, 13

Jones of Nayland, remarks by, 71, 85
Banana, 203
Dutch, the, of old, 114

Jortin, remarks from, 71, 102, 142
Barletta, ancient tomb at, 167
Dyer, lines by, 198

July, history of the month of, 248
Bear, the Scandinavian, 61

Anniversaries in, 248 Beattie, remark from, 176

Earthquakes, some account of, 121 June, history of the month of, 200 Beauty, human, various ideas of, 239 Egypt and Nubia, Cavern Temples and Anniversaries in, 200, 216, 224, Bede, the Venerable, anecdote of, 60

Tombs of, 249

232, 240 Bell-rock lighthouse, 157

Elephant, 140 Berkeley, Bishop, remark by, 146

and Tiger Fight, 141

Karli, Temple of, 166
Bernard, St., the Dogs of, 177
Elephanta, Temple of, 162

Katharine's, St., Hospital, 131
Better Land, the, 107
El-kab, Sepulchres at, 253

Kaulfussia, Amellus-like, 95
Bible, history of English versions of, 53

Grotto at, 256

Kendal Church, Epitaph in, 53
Bird-catching in Shetland, 228
England, III., 19

Kent's Cavern,

near Torquay, 76 Birds and Animals, their happiness, 53 England's Merry Bells, 223

King Arthur's Round Table, 198
Birds, Migratory, 92, 101, 111, 189 Epitaphs, 45; remarkable, 53, 114, 155 | King George's Sound, account of Na.
Birds' Nests, 52
Etna, Mount, 37

tives of, 62
Bird Spider, the, 85,
Evelyn, John, 68

Kiranea, Volcano of, 40
Blair, Extracts from, 182, 187, 198, 233 Evening Cloud, 6

Kirkdale Cave, 75
Blanchard, aerial voyages of, 244-5 . Exmouth, the late Lord, anecdoto of Knowledge, remark on, by Bacon, 19
Blessed be thy Name, 184

144 Blood, circulation of the, 171

Ladye Chapel, account of, 180
Bolton Priory, account of, 60
Famine at Bombay, 119

Land Crabs, Indian, 70
Bombay, famine at, 119
Farewell, 159

Lapwing and Hind, remark on, 237
Borromeo, Cardinal, noble conduot of, Farnborough Church.yard, Epitaph In, Latimer, Bishop, letters of, 199
153

95

Leaning Towers, 114, 196, 242
Boyle, Hon. Robert, 91
Fear of Death, 115

Leopard, 4
Braulley's Sermons, extract from, 99 February, history of the month of, 31 Lesson, an carly, 47
Bray, Mrs., on old age, 182.

Anniversaries in, 32, 48, 56, Letting and Hiring, 214 Burke, remarks by, 83, 242

64, 72

Life, and its end, 95 Burns, Robert, Biographical notice of, Fenelon, Remark by. 233

Lighthouse, the Bell-rock, 157 102 Fern-owl, 189

Lightning, powerful effect of, 200
Burying in Churches, remarks on, 53 Ferns, 203

Lima, Earthquakes at, 129
First Grief, the, 198

Lincoln Cathedral, 170
Cactus tribe, 204

Fortune-telling, or Astrology, folly of Lion and Unicorn, 50 Cairo, Catacombs at, 255

a belief in, 174

Lipari, Vulcano, and Stromboli, 38 Calabria, Earthquakes in, 122, 124 Fountains Abbey, Ruins of, 147 Lisbon, Earthquake at, 123 Campbell, Elspy, 67

Friendly Associations, on the forma Litany, portion of, versified, 99 Canary Islands, Catacombs of, 168

tion of, 182

Literary Trifling, Milner on, 23)
Canterbury Cathedral, account of, 138 Friendship, Bishop Mant on, 83 Living well, 83
Capital, 109
Friendship, lines on, 170

Lol the lilies of the field, 184
Caraccas, Earthquake at, 126
Frost of 1684, 13

London Stone, 63
Carolina, South, Earthquakes in, 126 Fuller, remarks by, 46, 63, 83

Lords, House of, 97 Catacombs, Grecian, 167

Lunardi, first ascent of, in England, 244 Catania, destruction of, 129

Galileo, extract from the life of, 59 Cathedrals-York, 18; Canterbury, 138; Garnerin, his Balloons, 244-5

Macdonnell on Education, 224 Lincoln, 170; Worcester, 210 George III., a Prayer composed by, 178 Magpie, anecdote of, 216 Cawnpore, description of, 217

Germany, Limestone Caverns in, 76 Malham Cove, Yorkshire, 212
Cecil, remarks by, 2, 29, 200, 247 Giants' Causeway, 50

Mant, Bishop, remarks by, 63, 71
Cemetery, a Sicilian, 90
Gibraltar, Rock of, 130

March, history of the month of, 99
Centurion, Lion-head of the, 104 Good, Dr. Mason, lines from the Per.

Anniversaries in, 72, 88, 96, Chance hit, a, 240

sian by, 215

104, 112 Chapel, St. George's, Windsor, descrip. Good Manners, remark on, by Locke, Marriage Customs, ancient, 142 tion of, 234

224

Materials of Writing, origin of, 46
Grasses, importance of, 208

Palgrave, remark by, 142
Palms, 203
Parachute, Garnerin's, 245
Paris, Catacombs of, 168
Parliament, Houses of, 25, 97
Pascal, remarks by, 55, 69
Passage of the Israelites through the

Red Sea, 2
Passion, remark on, by Mrs. Jameson,

223
Passions, aphorism, 99
Passover, modern celebration of, 134
Paviland, Cave of, 75
Pause before you follow example, 3 :
Pearl Fishery in Ceylon, 5
Persian Ambassador at St. Paul's, emo-

tion of, 224
Petrarch, anecdote of, 99
Phlegræan Fields described, 36
Pisa,

leaning Tower at, 242
Pitcher-plant, the, 159
Plants, on the green colour of, 63
Plato, anecdote of. 146
Plover, the great, 93
Polypi, description of, 148-9
Poole's Hole, 74
Poor Laws, 230
Popular Literuture, lecture on, 12
Prayer, lines on, 135

the voice of, 199
Pride, 247
Prodigal Son, the, 119
Property, origin of, 15
Prose Writers, English, 199
Prussia, the present King of, anecdote

of, 99
Psalm lxxi., paraphrase of, 71,
Rain, signs of, 232
Ralegh, Sir Walter, remarks by, 171,

198
Rambler, extract from, 235
Rattle-snake, the, 181
Raven, the, curious anecdote of, 95
Rebukes, Just, 187
Red Sea, Passage of the, 48
Reflections on retiring to rest, 216
Reid's Essays, Extracts from, 171, 198,

239
Relations and Friends, the loss of, 146
Relics, curious, 198
Religion, the importance of, 59
Revenge, Mason on, 119
Rich and Poor, 21
Rome, Catacombs of, 167
Round Table, King Arthur's, 188
Running Water, 46
Russian Serf and people, condition of

the, 69
Rutland, Earl of, Advice by, 175
Sabbath, the Christian, remark on, 239

on the, 247
Sadler, descent of, in the Irish Sea, 245
Salsette, Temples in, 163
Sandwich Islands, Volcanoes in, 40
Saturday Evening, Hymn for, 160

Night, 176
Science, practical, curious discoveries

in, 191
Scorpion, the, 197
Scott, remarks by, 67, 192, 231
Scott, Sir Walter, remark by, 71
Seed, remark by, 45
Self-conceit, 159
Seneca, extract from, 49; remark by,

May, the month of, history of, 160 gested by a visit to, 235 Great American Aloe, 51

Anniversaries in, 160, 176, 184,
Charles II., circumstances attending Gresham, Sir Thomas, his Statue, 225 192, 200
his flight, 93; sarcasm of, on

Memory, instances of, 346
Vossius, 99
Hall, Bishop, remark by, 15

Mendip Hills, Caves in the, 75
Chaucer, specimen from his Melibeus, Hammond, remark by, 239

Microscope, the No. I., 82; No. II., 199 Happiness, sensual, 198

148, No. III., 236 Chelmsford, Epitaph in the Parish Harrow on the Hill, 66

Middleton, Bishop, Hymn by, 170
Church of, 155
Heaths, 204

Milan, the Plague at, 153
Chelsea Hospital, Statue of Charles II. Heber, Bishop, biographical notice of, Mineral Kingdom, No. I., Gold, 227
at, 194

108 ; supplicatory lines by, 178; Moderation, Plutarch on, 232 Chepstow Castle, account of, 57

on the love of God, 211; his liberal Mole, the, 247 Chichester, Dean of, on populas lite. sentiments, 224.

Monkey-bread, 204 rature, 12 Hecla, Mount, 39

Monkeys, the, and the Camel, 348
Chiff-chaff, the, 99

Heraldry, No. I., the Shield, 179 Monte Nuovo, Birth of, 36
Chili, Earthquake in, 127
Hindoo Superstitions, 42

Montgomery, J., the Last Day, 115.
Chinese Prison, description of, 29 Hooker, Richard, Biographical Notico Monument, the, of London, 106
Church of England, Lord Bacon's of, 174

Moon, the, 135 opinion, 115

Hume, David, and his Mother, 139 More, Sir Thomas, letter of, 199
Cicero, remark by, 14
Humility, true, 99

More, Mrs. H., Lines by, 179
Coleby Church, 116

Hunter, remarks by, 3, 14, 87 Coleridge, remark by, 31

Hydrometer and Chinese merchant, 3 Naples, Catacombs of, 167 College, Bishop's, Calcutta, 109 Hymn, the Mariners', 146

Natures a lesson from, 240,

119
Sensual Happinees, 198
Sherlock, exhortation by, 91; extract

from, 178
Shetland Islands, Bird-catching in, 228
Shropshire peasant's son, the, 90
Silent he sleeps, 43
Sinking, the art of, 239
Slide of Alpnach, 207
Snow-storms, Scotch, 27
South, remark by, 169, 247
Spenser, Edmund, biographical notice

of, 189
Spirit of Life and Love, 3
Spirituous Liquors, history and effects

of, 86
Spring Journey the, 187

lines sug.

Spring, singular, 198
Siage-coach Travelling. 237
Statues, National. - Charles I., 146;

Charles II,, 194; Sir T. Gresham,

225
Straw-platting, 29, 178
St. John the Apostle, anecdote of, 83
Sugar-cape, Cultivation of, 210

preparation of. 220; mode of

refining in Europe, 222
Sulphur Island. 40
Sumbawa, eruption of, 40
Supporters of the Royal Arms, ancient

and modern, 50
Surinam Toad, 15
Surnames, on the origin of, 6
Swallows, 101
Syracuse, Catacombs ol, 167
Table-talk, Luther's, extract from, 114
Tapestry, the Bayeux, 92

Taxes, 150
Taylor, Jeremy, Lettor from, to John
Evelyn, 223

on repentanc, 135; remarks
by, 14, 22, 43, 45
Tea, cultivation, manufacture, and uso

of, 9
Temple, ancient, at Girgenti, 100
Temples, Cavern, and Tombs, account

of, 161
Testu, M., his ascent from Paris, 245
Thebes, &c., Catacombs of, 253
The days of thy mourning shall be

ended, 26
The Way to be Happy, 15
Thursday, Maundy, or Shere, 115 ]]
Tillotson, remark by, 136,
Time, lines on, 159
Time's Takings and Leavings, 219
Titus, Arch of, 27
To my Son, 23

Towers, Leaning, 'of Bologna, 114; Vo.canoes of the Mediterranean, 34;

Caerphilly and Bridgenorth Cas- sub-marine, 39
tles, 196; Pisa, 242

Vossius, anecdote of, by Addison, 99
Townson, remark by, 159
Trading, Sunday, 87

Walton, Isaac, extract from, 184
Truth, 99

Warton, Remark by, 174
the power of, 69

Watson, Bishop, on life and its end, 95
Tusser's Poems, extract from, 14 Weeping Willow, 3
Twelfth day, old customs on, 4

Western Isles of Scotland, Caves in, 78
Twilight, 199

Weyer's Cave, Virginia, account of, 229

Wick lift, specimen of his Bible, 193
Vaccination among the American In. Wilmot, Sir Eardley, anecdote of, 239
dians, 223

Wokey Hole, 74
Vegetation, on the various characters Worcester Cathedral, 210
of, 201

Writing, history of, 94
Vesuvius, Mount, 35
Victory, the fore-mast of the, 31 Yorda's Care, 74
Villiers', the two, Dukes of Bucking. York Column, the, Carlton-termce, 19
ham, 238

York Minster, description of, 18
Volcanoes, the principal, somo account Youth, the Days of my, 150
of, 33

the Days of ou, 155

INDEX TO THE ENGRAVINGS.

Alligator, 20
Aloe, the great American, 52
Animalculæ found in stagnant water,

81
Antiparos, Grotto of, 73
Arabers and Shields, 172]
Bamboo, punishment by, 140*
Bayeux Tapestry, Specimen of the, 92
Beil-rock Lighthouse, 157
Bernard, St., the Dogs of, 177
Bird-catching in Shetland, 228.1
Bird Spider, 85
Bishop's College, Calcutta, 108
Blanchard's Balloons and Steering Ap-

paratus, 244
Bolton Priory, 60
Borromeo, San Carlo, Statue of, 153
Bottle-tit and nest, 52
Brahminical Sculpture, Dus Awtar, at

Ellora, 165
Bridgeporth Castle, Shropshire, 197
Caerphilly Castle, Glamorganshire,

196
Camel, H
Canterbury Cathedral, 137
Capuchin Cemetery, near Palermo, 89
Carvings on the Pulpit of St. Katha.

rine's Chapel, 133
Catania, View of the City of, 125
Cawnpore, View of, 217
Cedars of Lebanon, 208
Chepstow Castle, 57
Chertsey, Cowley's House at, 117
Chiff-Chaff, 92
Chrysalis and Butterfly, 213
Coleby Church, Lincolnshire, 116

Porch of, 116

Font of, 117
Cotopaxi, Mount, 39
Cuckoo, 112
Costom-house, London, 185

Deaf and Dumb, Asylum for, in the Old

Kent Road, 156
De Rozier's Balloon, 944
Devil's Bridge, Cardiganshire, 24
Dromedary, 14
Elephant, 140
El-kab, Grotto at, 256
Epidendrum antenniferum, 205
Etna, Mount, 37
Evelyn, John, 63
Pern Owl, 189
Fingal's Care, Staffa, 73
Fossil Bones, 77
Gailenreuth, Cavern of, 77
Giants' Causeway. Ireland, 49
Gibraltar, Rock of, 129
Gilbert de Clare, his Shield and Coat

of Arms, 172
Girgenti, Temple of Concord at, 100
Harrow-on-the-Hill, 65

Church of, 65
Horseman and Shield, from the Seal of

King Stephen, 172
House of Commons, 25
House of Lords, 97.

Kent's Cavern, entrance to, 76

Rattle-snake, 181
Keylas, Temple of, at Ellora, 165 Red Sea, Passage throngh, 1:
King Arthur's Rouad Table, 188

Reed Wren and Nest, 53
Kirkdale Cave, entrance to, 76

Rosarno, Plain of, circular hollows in,

124
Ladye Chapel, restored, View of, 180 Ruins of Fountains Abbey, 148
Leaning Towers of Bologna, 113
Leopard, 4

Sadler's descent in the Irish Channel,
Lincoln Cathedral, 169

245
Lisbon, Ruins of Cathedral at, 121 Scandinavian Bear, 61
London Stove, 64

Scorpion, 197
Lunardi's Balloon, 244)

Serapis, remains of the Temple of, 126

Shields of Henry V., &c., 173
Malham Cove, 912

Spenser's residence at Kilcolman, 189
Medal, Fall of Judæa, 29

Statue of Charles I., 145
Memnonium, Sculpture outside the

Charles II., 193
Walls of, 250

Şir T. Gresham, 225
Microscopic Representations of Polypi, Stromboli, Island of, 38
149-9

Sulphur Island, 40
Mole, 248

Sugar-cane, opening the Land for, 220
Mongolfier's Balloons, 344

putting, 221
Mounment, the London, 105

Mill, 221

Sugar Boiling-house, 291
Newgate, ond, 84

Swallows, 101
Nightingale, 112

Tea, Green, drying and rolling of, 9
Olive-tree, 107

process of mixing, 12

plant, cultivation of the, 9
Palms, Grove of, 201

gathering the leaves of, 9
Parachute, Garnerin's descent in a, 245 Temple at Elephanta. 163
Pearl Oyster, 5

Titus, Arch of, 27
Shell, inside of, 5

-Bas-reliefs from, 28
Perilous situation of Major Money, 245

Toad, the Surinam, 16
Philippa, Queen, and Edward 111., 133

Vesuvius, Mount, 33
Phlegræan Fields, 36

Vorticella Senta, 81
Pines and Firs, 207
Pisa, Leaning Tower at, 241 :

Weyer's Cave, 229
Pitcher-plant, 159

Windsor, Choir of St. George's Chapea
Plorer, ibe Great, 93

233
Polistena, Fissures near, 124

Worcester Cathedral, 209
Prickly l'ear and Cochineal Insects, 205

York Column, St. James's Park, 4)
Radiata, Worms, and Insects, 236-7 York Minster, 17

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Ibsambal, Temple of, and Banks of the
Nile, 249

Interior of, 252

Sculptures in,
252
Iguana, or Eatable Lizard, 103
India Rubber Tree, 48
Indra Sabah, at Ellora, 161

Kaulfussia, the Amellus-like, 96
Katharine, St., old Church of, 139

New Chapel of, 13%
Kennery, Temple of, at Salsette, 164

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