Imágenes de páginas

description of the idol of Manlian,
978-account of the invasion of Egypt
bs a Frank king, 979— specimen of
Edrisi's geography of England, -
account of phenomena of the sea, 280
-story of the destruction of a dragon
by Alexander the Great, 281-extra-
ordinary animals in the seas of China

and India, u.
Goethe, memoirs of, by Dr. Reimer, 900

—his present repatation in Germany,

201-his disinterested character, 204.
Goldoni, character of his comedies, 5.
Greeks, ancient, their industry questioned

by M. Jobard, 163— modem inven.
tions unknown to them, 164-their
knowledge of steam, balloons, and the

compass, ib.
Guide deli Educatore e Letture per i

fanciulli, foglio mensuale compilato da
Raffaelio Lambruschini, 297-compo-
sition of, and writers that contribate
to, 326.

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Hassids, a Jewish sect founded in Poland

by Rabbi Israel Bashlem, 255—their
modern state, doctrines and mode of

Worship, 256.
Histoire des Rois et des Ducs de Bretagne,

par M. de Roujoux, 142–ibeir inde-
pendence of the French, 143/union
entered into with the French in the
reign of Clovis, ib.-dissensions be-
tween the sons of Hoel in the sixth
centary, 144-growing power of the
charchmen in the thirteenth century,
145—Duke of Britanny excommuni-
cated and forced to yield to prelatic
supremacy, ib.-dokedom passes at
the close of the fourteenth century into
the family of Jean de Montfort, 146—
ceremony of the investiture of his son,
John V., ib.-quarrels between Francis
I. and his younger brother Gilles, 147
-Gilles calumniated to the king of
France, 148—who sends bim prisoner
to Dinau, 149—the duke causes a
charge of treason to be brought against
him, 150-administers poison to him,
151-release of Gilles demanded in a
forged letter, purporting to be from
Henry VI. of England, 152–project to
starve bim to death frustrated by an old
woman, 153—he is smothered by his
keepers, ih.-remarkable death of bis
brother the duke, 154-language of
Britanny derived from the Celtic, ib.-
Breton ballad of the sixteenth century,

156-extract from, with translation,
157-Documents of antiquity of Bri-
tanny, Roche aux Fées, 158-remark-
able astique remains in the department
of Morbiban, ib.-account of the stones
at Carmac, bs Mr. Deane, 160—va.
rioos kypotheses with respect to their

origin and desige, 161.
History and Practice of Photogenic Draw-

ing on the tree Principles of the Da-
guerréotype, with a new method of Dio-
ramic Painting; secrets porchased by
the French government, and, by com-
mand, published for the benefit of arts
and manufactures by the inventor, L.
G. Daguerre, Officer of the Legion of
Honour, and member of various aca-

demies, 74.
History of the l’nited States, from the Dis.

covery of the American Continent, by
George Bancroft, 327-early voyages
to the shores of America, 328—dis-
coveries of the French, 329-career of
Champlain, 330 - expedition of the
Spaniards to Florida, 331-conflict
with the Chickasaws, 332-settlement
founded by the French Calvinists in
Florida, s13—Virginia colonized by
the English, 33+charter granted by
King James, 335—romantic adventures
of John Smith, 336-government of
Virginia by Lord Delaware, 337 —
slavery in Virginia, 338-emigration of
the Puritans, 340—their constitution
and growing prosperity, 342—state of
the colonies during the Commonwealth
and at the Restoration, 344-popola-
tion of New England, 347– Indian
wars, ib.-disturbances in Virginia, 349
-Quakers founded by George Fos,
351—their principles, ib.-life of Wil-
liam Penn, his treaty with the Algon-
quinz, 353-effect of the revolution of
1688 upon Virginia, 353—witchcraft
in Massachussetts, ib. Jesuit mission-
aries in French America, 357—Wal-
pole's policy with regard to the taxation
of the colonies, 359-emigration of

Moravians to the Savanah, 360.
Hollar, the engraver, account of his life,

Hugo (Victor), tendency of his works,


Il Conde Gimanni Anguissola e Beatrice

Tenda, Drammi di Felice Tenotti, 1.
Industrie Française. Rapports sur l'Es-

position de 1839. (French Manufac-

tures. Reports on the Exhibition of
1839,) by J. B. A. M. Jobard, 162–
industry of the Greeks, 163— modern
inventions unknown to them, 164-
knowledge of the ancients in chemistry,
anatomy, algebra, &c., 165—of elec-
tricity, 166-impossibility of checking
modern civilization, 167-commercial
improvement under Colbert, 168-ex-
positions under the Consulate and the
Bourbons, 169 — evils produced by
large capitalists, ib.-policy of extend-
ing the period of patents for inventions,
170-observations of Jobard upon the
effects and power of invention, ib.
dates of the laws of patents among dif-
ferent nations, 171 — review of the
steam-engines of the Exposition, 172
flame engines, 173-character and in-
ventions of Baron Seguier, 174–spin-
ning machines, amount of flax spun in
England and France, 175—inability of
the French to keep our engines in re-
pair, 176-manufacture of paper, cop-
per and steel in France, ib.-method
of tempering steel, 177-the tenipering
by air of Damascus blades, 179–Pro-
fessor Crevelli's imitation of oriental
sabres, ib.-Andrew Ferrara's blades,
180-French and Belgian mines of
lead, ib.-zinc and boring apparatus,
181-anticipated effects from deep ex-

cavations of the earth, 183.
Inedited Memoirs of Admiral Chichagoff,

a Russian Minister of State, 58—
unsuccessful in defending the passage
of the Beresina against Napoleon,
39 — character of Catherine the
Great, 40 - present internal condi.
tion of Russia, 42-government of
women preferable to that of men in ar-
bitrary monarchies, 43 - nature of
Catherine's laws and regulations, 44-
poverty of the Russian language, 45-
policy of Catherine with respect to
Turkey, 46—and Poland, 48 — per-
sonal qualities of the Poles and political
disposition of that nation, 49_-deposi-
tion of Peter III., 50-education of
Paul, the Empress's son, 52- personal
appearance of Catherine, ib.-state of
her court, 53-defect in Russian mili-
tary system, 5+ tendency of Russian
conquests, 55-benefit to Russia of

Catherine's reign, 56.
Italian Drama, present state of, 3--co-

medies of Goldoni, 5-different schools
of Italian comedy, 6-character and
effect of Alfieri's tragedies, 7-writings
of Manzoni, 10-chorus in the third

act of his “ Adelchi,” 14- literary
feeling and style in Italy, 19–“Fran-
cesca da Rimini," by S. Pellico, 20-
extract from, 22—his “ Eufemio," and
other tragedies, 24-dramatic works of
Niccolini, 27 --extracts from “Gio.
vanni da Procida,”129—defects of “La
Rosmonda," and extracts from, 32-
literary productions of Marenco and
Briano, 34--new style of Italian dra.
matic works, 35-decline of the drama

in Germany and England, 37.
Italy, General View of its History and

Literature in reference to its present
State, by J. Mariotti, 450—his beauti-
ful description of Venice, 451-of
Florence and Rome, 452-rise of the
power of the Church and monachism,
453 - sketch of the poets who pre-
ceded Dante, ib.-character of Machia-

velli, 454.
Italy, disadvantage to her arising from

non-emigration, 300—state of the Ita-
lian peasant, 301-universities in Italy,
307 ---attempt of the Grand Duke of
Tuscany to transfer the university of
Siennato Pisa, 508 — character of
Charles Albert, King of Sardinia, 310
-students of Sardinia, 311-influence
of the Jesuits, 313—pious exercises in
Italian seminaries, 314-neglected ob-
servance of the seventh day, 315
purity and innocence of the inhabitants
of many villages in the Lombard plain,
317–Roman Catholic priests ineffici.
ent instruments of moral instruction,
319-schools established in the Austro-
Italian provinces, 320_instruction dis-
countenanced by the Archbishop of
Turin, 322—and by the Pope, 32+.

Janin (Jules), tales of, 136—his novel of

“Un Coeur pour deux Amours,” 137.
Jews, total failure of all attempts to con-

vert them, 241--importance of the ad.
hesion of all subjects in a state to one
Church, 243— Jews in France and
Germany, 244-state of the Jews in
Germany, by Wolfgang Menzel, 245-
character of the Polish Jews, 246-in-
terior of their inns, ib.-their ordinary
studies and intellectual recreation, 247
-privileges granted to them in Poland
at an early period, ib.-Gratiani's de.
scription of their state in the southern
provinces of Poland, 248—massacre of
14,000 of them by the Cossacks, 249-
their learned establishments, ib.—their

ductions of Balzac, 140-effect of the

various works of this literature, 141.
Lorensino de Medici, Dramma di Giuseppe

Revere, 1.
Luisa Strossi, Dramma storico in cinque

Ali, di Giacinto Battaglia, 1.
Luther, meritorious effects of his exer-

tions, 189_description of his contro-
versy with Tetzel upon indulgences,
190-of his burning the papal bull at
Wittenberg, 191-of his proceeding to
the diet at Worms, ib.


condition in Russia, and repugnance to
military service, 250-Jewish seminary
at Warsaw, 252-the Jews of Cracow,
ib.-origin and nature of the Talmud,
the Mishna, and the Gemaras, 253
their occupations, and treatment of their
women, 254- principal sects among
them, 255–sect of the Hassids founded
by Rabbi Israel Bashlem, ib.-maxims
of this pseudo-prophet, ib. state of
the modern Hassids, 256–sect of the
Caraites, 257-of the Frankists found.
ed lately by Jacob Frank, ib.- their
real tenets uncertain, 258-remnant of
the Ten Tribes supposed to be dwell-
ing on the shores of the Caspian sea,
259- their rites and practices, and ac-
count of the scriptures they possess,

Jesuits, their influence and progress in

Sardinia, 313-lives and perils of their

missionaries in French America, 357.
Jury, Schwur oder Geschworengericht als

rechtsanstalt und politisches Institut.
Die grossen Gebrechen unserer Deut-
schen Strafrechtspflege, und das
Schwurgericht als das eingige Mittel
ihnen gründlich abzuhelfen. The Jury
considered as a legal and political In-
stitation. The great defects of our
German Criminal Law, and the Jury
the only sure means of remedying
them), 209—disadvantage of the pre-
sent German system, 210.

Machiavelli, his character drawn by Ma-

riotti, 454.
Manzoni, character of his tragedies and

novels, 10.
Marenco (Carlo), tragedies by, 34.
Mehemet Ali, anecdote of, and a female

magician, 370—his character and ob-
jects, 379-comparison between him
and Peter the Great, 380-security for
Jife and property in Egypt introduced

by him, 391.
Mélanges sur les Langues, Dialectes et

Patois, par Bottin, 142.
Memoires de l'Academie Celtique, 142.
Menzel (Wolfgang), passage of, upon the

Jews in Germany, 245.
Merck (Johann Heinrich), ein Denkmal

herausgegeben von Dr. Adolf Stabr.
(Memoir of J. D. Merck, by Dr. A.
Stahr), 200-liis talents and character,

Mexico, siege and capture of by Cortez,

Mirabeau, description of by Rahel, 62.
Mishna (The), compilation of by Rabbi

Judah the Saint, 253.
Moritz, Herzog und Churfürst zu Sachsen.

Eine Darstellung aus dem Zeitalter der
Reformation, von Dr. F. A. von
Langenn, (Maurice Dube and Elector
of Saxony, by Dr. von Langenn). Ers.
ter Theil, mil Moritz' Bildness, 445–
investigation of his character and con-

duct on various occasions, 446.
Moultan, Edrisi's description of the cele-

brated ido
Music at Home and Abroad, 211, 455.

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Le Storie di Jacopo Petti, 450.
Letlure Populari, foglio settimanale, pub-

licato a Torino, 297.
Littérature extravagante, 130–Madame

Sophie Gay's Novel “Un Mariage de
l'Empire,"131-writings of George
Sand (Madame Dudevant), 132
profligate tendency of this school, 133
--works of Victor Hugo, 134-dramas
of A. Dumas, 135-Paul Lacroix, or
Bibliophile Jacob, ib.-naval novels of
Engene Sue, 136—tales of Jules Janin,
ib. his novel of “Un Ceur pour deux
Amours," 137-profligate literary pro-


Neapel und die Neapolitaner, oder Briefe

aus Neapel in die Heimath, von Dr.

Karl August Mayer. (Naples and the
Neapolitans, in a series of Letters, by
Dr. C. A. Mayer). Erster Band
state of the couutry for travelling, and
climate, 449-lethargic state of the

people, 450.
Newton, extract from a letter to Bentley

upon the creation, 399.
Niccolini, dramatic works of, 27-extracts

from “Giovanni da Procida," 294
from “ La Rosmonda,” 32.

@uvres complètes de J.J. Rousseau, avec

des Notes Historiques, 118.
Euvres de V. Hugo, 118.
Euvres de George Sand, 118.
Om Straf och Struff-Anstalter, 2dra Up-

plagan. (On Punishments and on Pri-
sons. Second edition), 283-extracts
from the observations on punishments,
285/abolition of death recommended
by Prince Oscar, 287-table of execu-
tions in various countries, 288–corpo-
ral punishments considered, 289 —
comparison of the Auburn and Phila-
delphian systems, 291-statement of
criminals in Sweden, 291—cruel re.
strictions in prisons, 295-benevolent

spirit of the work, 296.
Oaford Tract men, tendency of their mea.

sures, 188, 192—their ill-judged depre-
ciation of Luther, 189.

on German writers, 60--peculiar and
masculine character of her mind, 61-
her description of Mirabeau, 62–her
hearty dislike of falsehood and humbug,
63 her ideas of suicide and marriage,
66-extracts from her writings, 67—
similarity in mind between Rabel and
Carlyle, 70-her criticism of Tieck,
Goeibe, and Madame de Staël, 7%-of
Schiller's Wallenstein,'Schleiermacher,
Jung Stilling, and De Pradt, 72-re-
markable expression of her's before

death, 74.
Reimer, Mittheilungen von und über

Goeibe, aus mündlichen und schrist-
lichen Quellen. (Communications of
and concerning Goethe, from oral and
written Sources), 200-bis attacks upon

Goethe, 201.
Revue de Paris, relations of England and

France in the East, 422.
Rosmonda d'Inghilterra, Tragedia di Gio.

Batt. Niccolini, 1.
Rousseau, character of his mind, 121–

liis mental visions, 123—La Nouvelle
Heloise, 124—its moral tendency, 126.
Russia, her present internal political state,

42-defect in the moral organization of
her armies, 54-debasing tendency of
her conquests, 55-state of the Jews in
Russia, 250 --ber precarious tenure of
the Trans-Caucasian provinces, 263.
Russian language, remarkable poverty of,


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Saggio di Raconti, offerto ai Giovanetti

Italiani da Pietro Thouar, 297.
Sand (George), (Madame Dudevant),

writings of, 132.
Schiller's “ Wallenstein," criticized by

Rahel, 72.
Schleiermacher, description of, by Rahel,

Seguier (Baron), character and inventions

of, 174.
Smith (Wm.), extraordinary adventures

of, in the East and in America, 336.
Stilling (Jung), character of, by Rahel,

Strauss. [Vide Die christliche Glaubens-

Sue (Eugene), his novel of “ La Salaman-

dre," 136.

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Tavole Sinottiche e Sincrone della Storia

Fiorentina, compilati da Alfredo Reu-
mont. (Synoptic and Synchronous

Tables of Florentine History), 450.
Théorie du Judaisme, par l'Abbé Louis

Chiarini, Professeur des Langues Ori-
entales à l'Université de Vaisovie, 241.
The Remnant found, or the Place of Is-

rael's Hiding discovered, being a Sum-
mary of Proofs showing that the Jews
of Daghistan on the Caspian are the
Remnant of the Ten Tribes. The re-
sult of personal investigation during a
Missionary Tour of eight months in
Georgia, by permission of the Russian
Government, in the years 1837 and
1838, by the Rev. Jacob Samuel, Se-
nior Missionary to the Jews for India,
Persia, and Arabia, and author of a
Hebrew Sermon on the Christian Evi.
dences, 241—fate of the Ten Tribes
upon the destruction of their kingdom,
289-rites and practices of the Jews
dwelling on the shores of the Caspian,
2604account of the scriptures which
they possess, 261-description of Da.
ghistan, 263–precarious tenure of the
Trans-Caucasian provinces by Russia,
ib.--attempt of the Russians to intimi-
date the author from penetrating into

Daghistan, 264.
Tieck, criticism of, by Rahel, 71 — his
novel of “ Vittoria Accorombona,” 207
-character and tendency of his writ.
ings, 208.

Varnhagen von Ense, Galerie von Bilduis-

sen, 57—his interview with and de-

scription of Rahel, 58.
Vier Fragen von einem Ost Preussen (Four

Questions, by an East Prussian). Erör-
tungen über die vier Fragen) Remarks
on the four Questions), 444-prosecu-
tion of Dr. Jacobi, ib.-demand of a

constitution for Prussia, 445.
Vittoria Accorombona. Ein Roman in fünf

Büchern von Ludwig Tieck. Zwey
Bände. Zweyte Auflage, mit einem
Anhange. (Vittoria Accorombona. A
Romance in five Books, by Ludwig
Tieck. Two volumes. Second Edition,
witb an Appendix), 206-analysis of
the story, 207 — character of Tieck's

works, 208.
Volney, extract from, on the state of

Egypt in bis time, 391.
Voyages, Relations et Mémoires originaux

pour servir à l'Histoire de la Découverte
de l'Amérique, publié pour la pre-
mière fois en Français, par H. Ter.
naux-Compans, 102.

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