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To the REMARKABLE PASSAGES in this Volume.

N. B. To find any porticular Book, or Pamphlet, see the

Table of Contents, prefixed to the Volume.

ed air, 507.


BREGE' de l'Histoire des Voy- Aspect, M. his hit. of the order
ages, 298.

of St. Louis, 455.
ACHARD, M. his memoir on the ATTRACTION. See HUTTON,
dephlogistication of phlogisticat- Avis aux Citoyens,&c. See PUBLIC.

His exper, on the
method of calming the agitation B4rk, Peruvian, afferred to be a
of the surface of a fluid, by oil, compound of fixed air, 532.
&c. 508. Concerning the weight, Barley, Siberian, experiments
&c. of diff, forts of air, 509. On

selative to the culture of, 420.
the manner of harching eggs, by BARNARD, Mr. his acc, of a me-
electricity, 510. On the colours thod for the safe removal of ships
of vegetables, 511. On measur. that have been stranded, 270.
ing the falubrity of the air, 512. BAROMETER, observations on a
Concerning the cause of the particular variation of, 50;.
Asphyxia, and the remedy for Batteux, Abbé, his analysis of
that disorder, 512.

Aristotle's Poetics, 555.
AC:D, Animal, exper, rel. to, 266. BEAUCLERC, Lady Diana, her
AGRICULTURE, strictures on focie. drawings and bas-reliefs praised,

ties for the promotion of, 425. 131, 132.
Scheme for rendering them more BEAU Z ville, M. his letter to the
useful by experimental intiitu-

Reviewers, 320
tions, and approved practice, 427. Bees, curious obs. concerning the

Reflections on the nature and economy of, 528.
present state of, 455.

BEGUELIN, M. his inquiries con
AIR, See INGENHOUZ. See cerning the unities of nature, 513.

SCHEELE. See ACHARD. See Belin, Claude, his voyage to

Bruffels, 518.
ALLEMAND, M. his plan, &c. with Ber THOLD, Dom. his account of

respect to inland navigations in the public library of the Abbey
France, 456.

of St. Vincent, 517;
AMEILHON, Abbé, his account of

concerning the voy-
the art of diving as practised by age of Claude Belin, 518.
the ancients, 546.

BERTHOLON's differt, on the elec-
ANDRE, Major, his familiar letters tricity of the human body, 463.
to his friends, 374.

BEUNIE, M, de, his chemical efiay
ANT, obf, on the nat. hist. of, 525. on lands or foils, 529. His me.
ARCHITECTURE, See LE CAMUS. moir on the poison of lead, 536.
ARISTOTLE. See Batteux. BISCAYNERS characterised, 46.
ARNAUD, Abbé, his remarks on Pronounced to be the happiest
Greek prose, 555

of mankind, 48.
APP, Rev. Ixiv,



of, 494.

BITAUBE', M. his considerations on CAVALLO, M. his new experi.
Homer, 504.

menis in electricity, 264. His
BLIZARD, M. his new method of

thermometrical experiments, 277
treating the Fiftula lachrymalis, CAZAUD, M. his obfervations on

mills for fugar-canes, 441.
BOBACK, description of that ani- CHESNUT-TREE, Indian, account

mal, 505.
BODY, Human. See MILLY. CHINA, See Guignes.

See PERNETY. Christ, inquiry into the duration
BOLINGEROKE, Lord, liis general of his public ministry, 82. His
objection to the scriptures an- Prayer paraphraled, 165,

swered, 174.

what sense the Son of God, 313.
Pose D'ANTIC, Dr. his works, 458. Farther controversy relat. to the
BOUCHAUD, M. his inquiries con-

duration of his ministry, 433.
cerning the edicts of the Roman CHRISTINA, Q. of Sweden, anec-
magistrates, 554.

dote and character of, 133.
BRIGANDAGE de la Musique Ita. Chymie Domestique, 303.
lienne, 46,

CICERO, his character defended
BAT, Chevalier, his principles of against a late translator of his
hydraulics, 458.

Orations, 251. His character as
BUFFON, M. de, his hypothesis a philosopher defended, 557.

concerning a central fire, or heat CLERGY, remarks on the proprie-
of the terrestrial globe, rem. on, ty of their acting in the commis.
454. His notions ridiculed, 485.

fion of the peace, 380.
BUNBURY, M. H. his humorous Cold, extraordinary degree of, at

etchings commended, 131. Glasgow, in January 1780, 275.
BURKE, Mr. his fine compliment Comets, the tails of, their analogy
to Mr. Howard on acc. of his

to the Aurora Borealis, 522.
inspection of the prisons, 103,

real electrical bodies, 523.
the Note.

COMMONS, inclosing of, not inju-
BURLINGTON, Earl of, his excel- rious to the Public, 256.

lent taste in architecture, ' 190. CONDUCTORS, electrical, best form
His house at Chiswick criticised,
191. His Lordship's other de. CONSTANTINE, Emperor, his cha-

racter, 291. Great and lasting in-

fluence of his conversion, victo-
CAITHNESS, pleasing description ries, and policy, on a considera-
of some parts of that country,


of the Globe, 359.

CONSTANTINOPLE, iis fine situa-
CASTILLON, M. his problem on tion, and peculiar advantages,
the ideas in the Divine Mind, 289.

COPPER, improved method of tin-
CATHOLICS, English, their con-

ning, 537
doct, with respect to Gov. un COPPER-ORES. See FORDYCE,
exceptionable, 401-408. Their Craic-CARRIL, romantic scenery
numbers, wealth, and influence,

in this county, all declining, ib. CRISPUS, the son of Conftantine,
CATTLE, the contagious diftemper

his character, 294.

His unfor.
among, affirmed to be an erup- tunate end, 205, 296.
tive fever, of the variolous kind, Cyrus, account of a Greek manu.
277. Farther inquiry concern- script of a curious romance rela-
ing, 517.

tive to him, 557


of, 533

figns, ib.

of, 1131

of, 504



Dacier, M. his acc. of a Greek tragedies, 62. Specimen of,
manuscript, 557.

Deity, problem relative to the Exe. See Walter.
infinity of the ideas in the mind

Farms, engrofing of, observa-
DESPREAUX, M. his general hist.

tions on, 257
of Greece, 302.

FAUSTA, Empress, her catastrophe,
Diogenes, bis Dialogue with A.

296, 297
lexander, in the Shades, 31. FENCING, various rules to be ob-
DIVING, academical disquisition on

served in, 920
the art of, 545.

Fevers, obser, on the nature and
Doyen's Inquiries concerning the treatment of, y, 222.
feudal laws, 305

FIRMIN, Thomas, his excellent
DUBOIS, M. his account of the

character, 215.
Boback, 506.

FIRE. See HeaT. See Mor
DUCHANOY, Dr. his essay on the

See Mann.
art of imitating mineral waters, FISTULA Lacbrymalis, new method

of treating, 267.
DUN-DORNADILLA, picturesque FONTANA, Abbé, his essay on the
view of, 114

Ticunas, 267.

Fordyce, Dr, his new method of
EARTH, globe of, philofophical affaying copper ores, 265.

ideas respecting the changes it For MEY, M. his examination of
has undergone, 482.

the question; Whether ALL
ECCLESIASTIC, life of, most de. TRUTHS are fit to be told?
firable, 56.

499. His account of M. Lam.
ELECTRICITE' du corps humain. bert, 506.
See Bertholon.

Fossils, accidental, See LAUNEY.
ELECTRICITY, exper. and observ,

relative to, 2.

New hypothesis FRANCHEVILLE, M. his account of
of, ib.
Contraverted, 3.
Re. the Hyppocastanum, 494.

marks on some principal pheno. diff. on the Electoral Septemvi.
mena in this branch of philoso-

rate, 505:
phy, 7. New exper. in, 264. FRAULA, Count de, his theory of
Account of the effcet of, in

language, 539
fhortening wires, 273. Of its
efficacy in removing female ob- GAllitzin, Prince, his letter
fructions, 356. Its use io hatch- concerning electricity, 532,
ing eggs, 510. A modification

of the elementary fire, 520. See GARDENING, historical account of

the art of, 193. Great defects
Elemens de la geometrie fouter- of the ancient pleasure gardens,

raine theoretique et pratique, 454. 194•
ENTRETIENS philofopbiques sur la Gence de l'archite&ture, 463.
religion, 303.

GERHARD, M. on the tourmaline,
EUNUCHS their influence in the

courts of the Roman Emperors, Globe. See Lettre.
particularly in the time of Con. Goutier, M. his investigation of
ftantius, 357

the hair, and beards of the an-
Essai sur l'art d'imiter les eaux cients, 546. His inquiry into
minerales, 304.

the philosophy of Cicero, 557.
EURIPIDES, new translation of his GRAINCOURT, M. his hift. of il-



luftrious French naval officers, Hogarth, his pictures critically

displayed, 184. Mr. Walpole's
GRANGE, M. de la, his memoirs account of his Sigismonda cor-

concerning the orbits of comets, rected, 188.

and the theory of telefcopes, 513. Hollis, Thomas, his peculiar but
GRANVELLE, Cardinal, his letter excellent character, 41, Mem,
to Claude Belin, 518.

of his life, 42. His death, 44.
Grass, a peculiar fpecies of, found His magnificent literary monu-
in Wilshire, 419.


ment, 45
qualities of, 420.

Homer, the question concerning
GREEKS, arcient, their cavalry, the learning of, discussed, 504.

554. Their prose, 555. Howard, Mr. celebrated by Mr.
Guidi's philosophical conversa- Hayley in verse, 103. By Mr.
tions concernirg religion, 303.

Burke in prose, ib.
GUIGNES, M. de, his observations HowMAN, Mr. his account of the
concerning certain points rel. to

culture of Siberian barley, 421.
the religion and philosophy of Hunter, Mr, his acc. of a fætus
the Egyptians and Chinese, 547. which seemed to have received
His researches concerning the the small-pox from its mother,
Indian religion, &c. 548. on the 267. Of an extraordinary phea-
establishment of the Indian relia sant, 276.
gion in China, 550.

Hutton, Dr. his calculations to

determine at what point on the
HAlifax, Dr. his defence of Dr. side of a hill its attraction will be
Ogden's sermons against Mr.

greatest, 439.

His paper on
Mainwaring, 100. Answered, cubic equations, &c. 441.

Hamilton, Sir W. his acc. of the

late great erup. of Vesuvius, 268. APAN, extreme jealousy of the
HARPE, M. de la, his abridg. of the government there, as to custom-

gen, hift. of voyages, 298. house duties, &c. 271. Philof.
HEAT, attempt to render the prin- inquiries concerning that coun-
ciple of, visible, 301.

try, 20•
Henckel, M. his acc. of a singular Jars, Mr. his fubterraneous geo-

case of the Cæfarian Section, 496. metry, 4540
HERESY, explan. of that word in JERVAS, the painter, his perform-
its original meaning, 34.

ances censured, 134.
Heretics, ancient, rescued from JERRY Lait, llory of, 121–128.

the calumnies with which they İNGENHOU Z, Dr. his exper. on the
were loaded by the orthodox bi- comparative salubrity of the air
gots, 37.

at sea and on shore, 274.
HERSCHEL, Mr. his obs. on the INITIATIONS, origin of, 303.

periodical star in the whale's INTRODUCTION et plan d'un traité
neck, 441. On the mountains general de navigation interieure,
in the moon, ib. 4

HIPPOCRATES, specimen of his Ireland, political strictures rela-
manner of relating cases, 218.

Live to, 200, 306.
His notions of physiognomy,219. ITALY, encomium on, 106.
Histoire, generale et particuliere,

See Naples.
de la Greie, 302.

JUDGES, ought not to be of
de l'Ordre de St. Louis, counsel for the prisoner," as vul-

garly supposed, 388.


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His re-

JULIAN, emperor, his partiality the properties of the engine for

for Paris, 3; 8. Beautiful siłua- turning ovals, 441.
tion of that place, in its infant Lyon, Mr, his letter to the Rex
ftate, ib. His extraordinary cha. viewers, concerning his treatise
racter, 443. His reformation of on electricity, 318
the imper. court, 444. His fin.
cere attachment to the gods of MADAN, Mr. his Thelyphthora
Athens and Rome, 445. His criticised, 196. Invectives a-
literary talents, 447.

gainit, 221-230. More feri.

ouily attacked, 234.
KENT, the architect, bis excel. Maizerov, M. Joly de, bis me-

lence in designing, 192. His moir on war, confidered as a
great improvement of the art of science, 553. . His state of the

laying out pleasure grounds, 195, Grecian cavalry, 554. His transl.
Koenig, M. his subterraneous of Xenophon's treatise on that
geometry, 454

subject, ib.

Man in the iron mask, conject. rel.
LAMBERT, Henry, the academi- to, 96. Voltaire's acc. of, ib.

cian, account of, 505. MANN, Abbé, concerning elemen-
— the painter, his works ap- tary fire, 519. His natur, hift. of
preciated, 183,

the North sea, 523. His memoir

on the effects of pouring oil on
LAUNAY, M. de, bis isquiry into agitated water, 526.

the origin of accidental follis in marks on Dover Cliffs, 531. His
the Belgic provinces, 530. His acc. of the port from which Ju-
memoir concern. the Oricalcum lius Cæfar embarked to invade
of the ancients, 540.

England, 538. Of the port in
LAYARD, Dr. his acc. of the diitem, England where Cæfar landed,

among the horned catile, 276, ib. Of the exact time when, ib.
LEAD, the poison. qual. of, 536,537

His examination of the opinion
LE BBAU, M. his memoirs con-

of several ancient and modern
cern, the Roman legion, 554. authors, who maintain that there
LE CAMUS de Mezieres, his trea. was formerly a communication
tise on the genius or spirit of are

between the Euxine, Caspian,
chitecture, 463..

Balcic, and White Seas, 541.
L'Esprit des Croisades, 456. MARAT, Dr. his philof, inquiries
Lettre concernant la chaleur du concerning fire, 300.
globe, &c. 454.

MARCI, Abbé, his acc. of a method
LES HOMMES ILLUSTRES de la of improving the tinning of cop.
marine François, 208.

per vefsels, 537.
Lord's Prayer paraphrased, 165. MAR-LODGE, in Scotl. described,
LORETTO, chapel of, its Travels
and Adventures, 14.2.

MASERES, Baron, his paper on the
LUCAN, Lady, her paintings com- extension of Cardan's rule to the
mended, 131.

irreductible case of cubic

LUCIAN, his dialogue with Lord tions, 439. His conjecture con-

Lyttelton in the Elysian Fields, cerning the methàd by which
23. Character of Lucian as a Cardan's rules of resolving.cubic
writer, 32. Specimeo of a new equations were discovered, 440.
translation of his Dialogues, 31. MATERIALISM, rem, on the con-
See also Diogenes.

troverfy relating to, 59.
LUDLAM, Mr. his demonstration of MEMOIRE sur l'Aier, 305.

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