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Join Edward's baad-their steel in peace With fear he strives, in close contested chase, grows cold;

Their conflict blanchés now that lovely face, Or grapple with our foe?-bis name's untold. And brims those eyes, that stretch their failing Thus, while the infant moon fair promise sight, gave,

To measure best the stranger's towering To rule with gentlest power the subject wave, height. Swift as the clouds o'er ber wan visage play, His form and features none could truly tell, His thoughts advance, grow-bright, and pass By cap, and coat, and mantle shaded well, away.

Who art thou ? quick demanda the Prince. When bark! the couch sbell, Is't my love - No spy!' - who calls?..

'Twas all he utter'd, tho' a mild reply: She leaves not late as this Llewelyn's balls ; But those two little words bave done their Sure 'twas delusion, 'Oh, untun'd to joy!

part, More frequent vows had told thee, skilless And stampt conviction on poor Emma's heart. boy,

• No spy!" then sometbiog worse, a coward : None other sylvan sound could move thee slave, DOW,

Who all unus'd to combat with the brave, Vabraçe those nerves, upraise that beetling | Mak'st previous computation of the foe, brow.

And now, tby observations we would know. Thus, when the twice-told summons bade bim But Edgar answers not the bitter jest, start,

And folds the mantle closer to his breast. • It is her signal, by this echoing heart!: Scorn not our epithet,' the Prince pursues : What else'-impatience suffer'd bim no more, ''Tis tbat, for such as thee, we freely use; He darts, like some lone meteor, from the Nay more, we reap the barvest of their pains, shore,

And pay tbem in the coinage of our chains.'

*Cbains ! *Know'st thou cause less barsily & A bow'r grew nigh, wbere nature reign’d,

to requite secure,

trespass aided by th' intriguer night? In robe most princely, and in form most pure. The rock her canopy, her throne the hill,

“None, mighty chief! and now be casts

aside Her court the grove, her chronicler the rill. And self-grown flow'rets, colonizing there,

Those weeds, and dons bis air of maply pride.

• None,' but the sovereigo's best prerogative, O'er paid the sylvan Queen by tributes rare;

To shield th' opprest, the seeming wrong forWhere many a pensive maid invok'd her sway, Where lovers mus'd along the mazy way ;

give, Where oft fair Emma pour'd her votive sighs. Or what by christian prioce were nobly given, By vesper gales borne suppliant to the skies.

The mercy he implores from pirying Heaven !' See at the shapeless portal now she stands, “ Llewelyn, shrinking from th' unwelcome And lifts iu close companionship ber hands,,,, sight, One foot reposes gently 'mid ibe bower, Half hop'd, and half-heliev'd he saw not right. The other acarce repels the daisy's power. Such close appeal bis memory will present, So fix'd her attitude, so deep the shade, Wbich little justifies his barab intent. So far diffusive shone the white-rob’d maid, " True, true! be said, with lengthened pause So faic her form and half-averted face,

betwixt, She seems the native genius of the place. Profuse of motive, for his purpose fixt; And does he mock the signal love supplied ? • 'Twas thine to save the life of yon dear maid, Dares be Llewelyn's daughter thus deride? A noble deed, wbich nobly had been paid, Far better bad I perishid, ere that bour But thou disdain'st our service, scoru'st our When bow'd beneath my courser's madd’ning power,

And (so it seems) for Englishmen's applause. He bore me fainting tow'rd yon friendly grove, Reflecting then, ingratitude on thee, Rekindled life, and suna'd it into love." We claim the secret of thy embassy.

Silent ? there dwells a pow'r, our laws among, MEETING BETWEEN THE WARRIORS.

Shall tip with eloquence the stillest tongue.' * 4 Is love prophetic growo since days of yore? But Edgar, slowly turning round his bead la prospect less auspicious than before? To shew one scorning smile, bas backward That yon fair trembler leuds a coward ear,

sped. Aud, sbuddering, sees th'imputed spy draw “Ha! mock'st thou, slave? then tortures thou near.

shalt know,

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Keen as derision, as thy utterance, slow!' . * Who climbs aol, falls not; who'o'er-reaches, • Ob no, for pity! Emma wildly cries: 1 ? must, And swiftly 'cross the vast apartment flies. Weeds ne'er lo saplings grow, tho' such their * Mistaken youth! accord the Prince reply,

will, Nor quite subdue bis failing clemency.... These bead, incline, but they are rising, still." “ Then adds, in low, and supplicating tone,

DEATH OF EMMA. * For my sake, dearest Edgar, nine alone.' i His lips are moving to the food appeal,

“Ife'er in mortal gaze, expression dwell, But wito their whisperd accents may reveal?'

Which all of sufferance in one may tell, That look of tender interest, soft coucern,

Rage, disappointment, pity, grief, iespair, The lover's larguage, which vone others learn, Such found her speaking eye, and seuled ebere Its wish'd response, expressive, pure and fair, || 'Then, Gud forgive thee!", from her chill heart That wafts the soul to Hear'o, and bolds it

• passid, '3! **)") "141337 there,

Portentous wordt! her lowliest, her last. Have met the royal gaze; but ere dispers'd

For on that breast, which warmtb so late bad His gathering rage, ere verbal fury burst,

left, Edgar, whose thoughts, at that same suppliant She fell, the last lone relic of the waste,

She fell, of sense and life, at once bereft. strain,

Wben war's wild horricane all pature chas'd, Roll'd sadly, wearily, to earth again;

Thus whirlwinds burst from some dread calm Yes, if to answer only, might release

profound, My limbs from chaios, and lead my love to

Then 'ligbtnings Aash, and thunder rolls peace;"

around, Then louder, Most illustrious Chief! he saide • My King commanded, and my duly led

Deep groans the troubled earth, it yavas, it

quakes, Across your camp; whate'er the service be, 'Tis done, thy mandate answer'd, am 1 free?'

Of rivers, sand, of streams, a delage makes,

While stranger-floods rush madly dove the “ ' Aye, free thy mighty secret to disclose.'

steep, . It is my Sovereign's, Prioce, and here are Whole forests crackling fall, and clog the fues.'

deep. 'Fore Heav'n! it shall be told, right speedily, Mountain and vale lie levelld, and the same Or ere the coming suw-rise, die with thee; An awful, dreary wreck, without a rame. For now I know thee, and thy treacherous Forth comes the kid, tho* wolf and fox are wiles,

there, Assumptive graces, and insidious smiles: And nestlings too, thom falcons cleave the air, Thou two-fuld traitor! in our sheltering land, The land-birds fy for rescue towards the wave, Now waving far and wide sedition's brand, The sea-fowl shelter wbere po pow'r can save. And cow, to gain the acme of tby art,

Destruction stalks abroad-no pause, no rest, Thou steal'st the daughter's, wring'st the And thus by war, was Cambria's land opprest, father's beart.

For louder, loftier yet, the tempest grew, What! shall the race of beroes, princes, kings, || The pine-tree fell, and crush'd its seedling Whose blood, from time's unstoried fountain springe,

Peace to thive ashes ! lov'd, illustrious maid! Descending headlong from the great and brave, One, far more luckless, lovers o'er thy shade, Owe perpetuity to peasant slave ?

With grief supprest, fixt eye, and stifled breath, No! sooner o'er yon cliff the lake shall rise, He views the dread tranquillity of death. Th'aspiring mountains cling around the skies, With feelings e'en more wretched i han despair, Sooner this hand shall strike a daughter low, Since doubt press'd foremost, tho' no hope Than royal gifts on beggary bestov.

was there." Learn thou, young grov'iler io ambitious dust,

too.

END OF THE EIGHTEENTH VOLUM.

İNDEX

TO THE

ÉIGHTEENTH VOLUME OF THE NEW SERIES.

mar, 266

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ILLUS.
TRIOUS AND DISTINGUISHED CHA- Topographical Museum, 10, 67, 120, 165, 211,

264
RACTERS.

The Chieftain's Danghter; a Tale, 13
Miss Clara Fishet;3

Depreciation of Benefits, 15
Duchess of Cambridge, 51

Disgnise and no Disguise; a Tale, 19, 61
Duchess of Keni, 99

The Gleaner's Port-Folio, 22, 57, 106, 154, 2015
Miss Blanchard, 147

253
Mrs, Yates, 195

Instunces of Perseverance and Resolution, 22
Mrs. West, 243

The Listener, 28, 96, 123, 172, 217, 262
The Portrait of my Father, 31

Letters to the Editor, 39, 159
ORIGINAL COMMUNICATIONS.

Description of the Glaciers in the Alps, 62
History of Music, 4, 52, 100, 149, 196, 244 Pierre Huet, 75
Anecdotes of Illastrious Females.--Mrs. Dela. The Wonder of Wonders, 77, 117
ney, 5

Brief account of Vienna, 79
Mrs. Bennet, 6

Interesting Extracts froin Ancient History, 109
Elizabeth, Queen of Hungary, 54 The Sojourner, 112
The Countess de Gramwont, 102 My Upholsterer, 115
Lady Northesk, ib,

Curious (bservation on the Dress of Ladies, 120
Lady Carhanipton, 150

Siroes and Mirame; a Tale, 125
Miss Russell, ib.

Original Letter from Mr. Burke, 128
Maria Louisa, 197

The Reformed Gamliler, 161
The Grand Duchess of Saxe-Wei- | Independence of the French Character, 165

British Dominions in the East, 168
Madame de Lajeski, ib.

The Street Porter ; a Tale, 169
Historical and Select Anecdotes, Incident in Jalia and Meimonne; a Tale, 174, 215
the life of Abbe la Caille, 6

Feminine Heroism, 207
Particulars of Dr. Johnson's marriage, ib. An Academicul Meeting, 20g ***
relative to Bonaparte, 7, 247

George and Sophia, 220: BB?
Theatrical Anecdote, ib.

Filiul Disobedience, 222, 360
Anecdote of the author of Caroline de Litchfield, Sketches of Pablic Characters, 249

History of Regencies, 257
Charles XII. of Sweden, 55 Tour through the Grisons, 266
Mozart, ib.

Peregrine Forrester, 268
Sheridan, ib.

The Menogerie, 271
Dr, Franklin, 56
the King of Denmark, ib.

POETRY.
the Marquis de Sonvre, 104
relative to Heyliu, ib.

Extracts from The Arctic Expedition, 35
the lawful King of Sweden, 105 Birth of the Butterfly, ib.
related by Dr. Pepys, 151

Spring; a Pastoral Poem, 36
Dr. Lee, ib.

Extracts from Antonio, 81
the Prince of Bavaria, 152

Address to Sleep, S4
of Pelisson, ib.

The Bliylıted Rose, ib.
John II. King of Sweden, 105 Extracis from Burrett's Poem on Women, 129
the Duke of luban, 153

The Soldier's Widow, ib.
Webb the Pedestrinn, ib.is Petition of Lady Emily Vane Tempest, 130
the Bishop of Meaux, il..

A Fusbionable Mother, ib.
Robert Ferg 1so11, ib.

On the Grave ofan Unfortunate Woman, ib.
Frederic the Greul, 200

Ode to the Zephyr, 131
Louis Burna pasti, ib.

Tu vocation, ib.
Young Napulenn, ib.

Revival of Commerce, 177
the Duke of Bassono, ib.

To Jessy, 178
the King of Prussia, 247

Va visiting Claremont, ib.
Two Highvinders, ib.

On Partridge Shooting, 179
Generat Ireton, ih.

Lives Written by King James I., ib.

The Sailor and Monkey, ib.
TI: Charles de und Lord Falhland, 248

The Father of George 111., 248 Mad Song, ib.
a Dutch Postilliun, ib."

On the Death of the Daogliter of Sir T. Ack-
Higli sense of honour in a Peon, 55
Saxon Avecdote, 50

The Song of the Regent, ib.
Curioits particulars of Mr. Day, 105

What is a Name? ib.
Courageons luctierence, 151

Extracts from Lee's Poem, 224
Absence of Mind, ib.

Ode on Education, 226
Fortunate Superstition, 153

Tribute to the Memory of Sir S. Romilly, 227
lurrigues of the oth Nov. 1799, 201

The Haler Melon, ib.
French Gratitude, 2:9

Lines from Moore's National Melodies, ib.
Characters of Celebrated French Women. The The Dead Soldier, ib.
Countess de Charlus, 103

On Hearing a Lady Sing, 228
Olymp'a de Segur, 150

Lines to the Memories of Sir Samuel and Lady
Duchess de Montebello, 199

Romilly, ib.
Abridg went of Natural History, 8, 65, 110, 204 Valentine's Eve, ib,

3

INDEX.

230

Extracts from Replies to the Fudge Family, 272 Superstition among the Gael, ib.
Prologue and Epilogue to the tragedy of Brutus, || Reanimation of a Dead Monk, 141
274

Account of a Dreadful Morder, 142
Hymn on the Death of her Majesty the Queen, Origin of the name of Lichgeld, 143
275

Commercial advantages, ib.
An Address to the Nightingale, ib.

Domestic Comfort, ib.
An Occusional Address, ib.

Funerals of the Chinese in Batavia, 189
A Song, 276

Indifference of the Albanese at the approach of

Death, ib.
FASHIONS.

Important Cantion to Females, 190

Longevity, ib.
Summer Ball Dress and Parisian Bonnets, 37 Adventure of a Parisian Husband, 191
Parisian Walking Dress and English Dinner Curious Inscription, ib.
Dress, 84

Account of the Death of her Majesty the Queen,
Promenade Parisian Dress and English Autumnal
Halt: dress, 132

Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 48, 96, 144, 192,
Walking Dress and Ball Dress, 181

238, 288
Carriage Dress and Evening Dress, 229
Fancy Mourning Dinner Dress, 276

SUPPLEMENT.
General Observations on Fashions and Dress,
37, 84, 132, 181, 229, 277

Kinneir's Journey through Asia Minor, &c. 992
Cabinet of Taste, 38, 86, 133, 182, 277

Tuckey's Expedition to ihe River Zaire, 297
Reinarks on the Progressive Improvement in Birkbeck's Journey in America, 300
Dress, 39, 134, 279

Capt. Hall's Voyage to the West Coast of Corea,
Deseription of a young Mogul Beauty, 87

and the Great Loo Choo Islands, 303
Letter from a young Married Lady to ber Sister, || Bramsen's Travels through Sweden, Prussia,

&c. 305
87
Costume of the Spanish Ladies, 184

An Autumn near the Rhine, 311
Dress of the Females at the Hague, ib.

Moir's Inquiry into subjects of History and
Turkish Ladies at Alexandria, 278

Science, 312
Court and General Mourning, 230

Sir H. Davy on Safety Lamps, 315

Phillips's Recollections of Curran, &c. 318
MISCELLANY.

Miss Benger's Memoirs of Mrs. Hamilton, 329

Life and Errors of John Dutton, 324
London Theatricals, 40, 89, 135, 184, 280 Lucy Aikin's Memoirs of the Court of Elizabetb,
French Theatricals, 42, 90, 136, 185

326
Literary Intelligence, 43, 91, 137, 187, 237, 282 Anecdotes of the Court and Family of Bona.
Works in the Press, 93, 130, 189, 282

parte, 329
Musical Review, 92, 139, 287

Miss Porter's Fast of St. Magdalen, 341
Wonderful Discovery, 47

Lillo's Fatal Curiosity, 343
The Eidephone, ib.

Voyage of Capt Galovnin, 345
Extiaordinary Memory, ib.

Tancoigne's Voyage to Smyrna, 347
The Kaleidoscope, ib.

Madame de Stael's Considerations on the Prime
The Principality of Hornbourg, 94

cipal Events of the French Revolution, 339
Singular Zoophyte, ib.

Lord Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, 340
Madame Manson, 95

Linwood's Anglo-Cambrian, 342
Public Amusements in Paris, ib.

EMBELLISHMENTS IN VOL. XVIII. NEW SERIES.

No. CXII. A correct Likeness of Miss Clara Fisher, of Covent Garden Theatre.

A Whole-length Figure in the Fashions of the Season, and Parisian Bonnets.

Elegant Patterns for Needle.Work.
No. CXIII. A correct Likeness of her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge.

Two Whole-length Figures in the Fashions of the Seasons.

Elegant Parisian Patterns for Needle Work
No. CXIV. A correct Likeness of her Royal Highness the Duches of Kent.

Two Whole-length Figures in the Fashions of the Season,

Elegant Parisian Patterns for Needle-Work.
No. CXV. A correct Likeness of Miss Blanchard.

Two Whole-length Figures in the Fashions of the Season,

Elegant Patterns for Needle-Work.
No. CXVI. A correct Likeness of Mrs. Yates, of Covent Garden Theatre.

Two Whole-length Figures in the Fashions of the Season.

Elegant Patterns for Needle-Work.
No. CXVII. A correct Likeness of Mrs. West of Drury-Lone Theatre..

A Whole-length Figure in the Fashion of the Season.
Elegant Patterns for Needle.Work.

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