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VOLUME IV.

ASTRONOMY. By Thos. GALLOWAY, Sir JOHN PLAYFAIR, and

Thos. HENDERSON. With Supplements by Rev. R. MAIN,

Royal Observatory, Greenwich. ATHENS and ATTICA. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D. Revised

by Dr L. SCHMITZ,F.R.S.E., Rector of the High School of Edin

burgh. ATMOMETER, BAROMETER, and BAROMETRICAL MEA.

SUREMENTS. By Sir John LESLIE. With Supplements. ATMOSPHERE. By THOMAS THOMSON, late Professor of Che

mistry in the University of Glasgow. ATTERBURY. By the Right Hon. THOMAS BABINGTON MACAU

LAY. ATTRACTION. By JAMES IVORY, F.R.S. AURORA BOREALIS. By ROBT.JAMESON, F.R.S., late Professor

of Natural History in the University of Edinburgh. AUSTRALASIA and AUSTRALIA. By Sir JOHN BARROW.

With continuation by SAMUEL MOSSMAN, Author of the

“Gold Fields of Australia," &c. AUSTRIA. By EMERIC SZABAD, Author of “Hungary, Past and

Present." AVERAGE. By JOHN WARRACK, Average Stater. BACON. By WILLIAM SPALDING, Professor of Logic in the

University of St Andrews. BAKING, BLEACHING, &c. By JAMES STARK, M.D., F.R.S.E. BAILLIE, BARBOUR, BALLAD, BARCLAY, &c. By DAVID

IRVING, LL.D. BALANCE OF POWER and BIBLIOGRAPHY. By MACVEY

NAPIER, late Professor of Conveyancing in the University of

Edinburgh.
BALLAT, BANKRUPTCY, and BENTHAM. By J. H. BUR-

TON, Author of the “History of Scotland,” &c.
BASKET-MAKING. By Sir J. G. DALZELL.
BATHING, BECCARIA, &c. By THOMAS YOUNG, M.D.
BENGAL. By EDWARD THORNTON, East India House,
BEAUTY. By LORD JEFFREY,
BEE. By JAMES WILSON, F.R.S.E.

VOLUME IV. Continued.

BEETHOVEN. By GEORGE FARQUHAR GRAHAM.
BELGIUM.
BELL, (SIR CHARLES.) By Sir John M.VEILL.
BIBLE and BIBLE SOCIETIES. By Rev. JAMES TAYLOR, D.).
BLACK SEA. By LAWRENCE OLIPHANT, Author of “ The

Russian Shores of the Black Sea."
BLASTING. By ROBERT and THOMAS STEVENSON, Civil En-

gineers. BOHEMIAN BRETHREN. By JAMES MONTGOMERY, Author

of Greenland and other Poems." BOLIVIA.

Babylon-Baptism-Bernouilli-- Blind--Block-Machinery

-Blowpipe.

VOLUME V.

BOOKBINDING. By CHARLES MARTEL.
BOMBAY, BURMAH, &c. By EDWARD THORNTON, East In-

dia IIouse. BOOK-KEEPING. By JOSEPH LOWE. BORNEO and BORNOU. Revised by AUGUSTUS PETERMANN,

F.R.G.S., &c. BOTANY. By John Hutton BALFOUR, M.D., Professor of

Botany in the University of Edinburgh. BRAHMINS. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D. BRASS. By CHARLES SYLVESTER, C.E. BRAZIL. BREAKWATER. By Sir JOHN BARROW, Bart. Revised by

John BARROW, Admiralty. BREWING. By JAMES STARK, M.D., F.R.S.E. BRICKMAKING. By SAMUEL HOLMES, Liverpool. BRIDGE. By THOMAS YOUNG, M.D., F.R.S. BRITAIN. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D., with continuation. BRUCKER. By Sir WILLIAM HAMILTON, Bart. BUILDING. By WILLIAM HOSKING, Author of " Architecture.” BUNYAN. By the Right Hon. THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY. BURMAH. By D. BUCHANAN and E. THORNTON.

VOLUME VI.

BISHOP BUTLER. By HENRY ROGERS, Author of the "Eclipse

of Faith," &c. BURNING-GLASSES. By GEORGE BUCHANAN, F.R.S.E. CALENDAR, By THOMAS GALLOWAY, F.R.S. CALIFORNIA. CALVIN and CHANNING. By Rev. W. L. ALEXANDER, D.D. CAMPBELL, THOMAS. By W. E. AYTOUN, Professor of Rhen

toric and Belles Lettres in the University of Edinburgh. CANADA. By J. B. BROWN, Author of “ Views of Canada.” CANARY ISLANDS. By J. Y. JOHNSON, Madeira. CANNON. By Colonel PORTLOCK, Woolwich. CAPILLARY ACTION. By JAMES IVORY, F.R.S. CARTHAGE. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D., and Dr SCHMITZ. CARPENTRY and CHROMATICS. By THOMAS YOUNG, M.D. CAVAN and CLARE. By HENRY SENIOR. CENTRE. By JOHN ROBISON, late Professor of Natural Philo

sophy in the University of Edinburgh. CEYLON. By J. CAPPER, Ceylonese Commissioner to the Great

Exhibition of 1851. CHALMERS,(THOMAS.) By Rev. WILLIAM HANNA, LL.D. CHEMISTRY. By WILLIAM GREGORY, late Professor of Che

mistry in the University of Edinburgh.
CHESS. By JAMES DONALDSON.
CHILI. By C. B. BLACK.
CHINA. By Sir JOHN BARROW.
CHIVALRY. By Sir WALTER Scott, Bart.
CHLOROFORM. By J. Y. SIMPSON, M.D., Professor of Mid-

wifery in the University of Edinburgh.
CHRONOLOGY.
CIVIL LAW. By DAVID IRVING, LL.D.
CLIMATE. By Sir JOHN LESLIE.

VOLUME VII.

CLOCK AND WATCH WORK. By EDMUND BECKETT

DENISON, M.A., Q.C. COHESION. By THOMAS YOUNG, M.D., F.R.S. COINAGE. By ROBERT MUSHET of the Royal Mint. COLD and DEW. By Sir JOHN LESLIE, late Professor of Na

tural Philosophy in the University of Edinburgh. COLLISION, COMBINATION, CORN-LAWS, CORN-TRADE,

and COTTAGE SYSTEM. By J. R. M'CULLOCH. COLLIERY. By WILLIAM ALEXANDER, Mining Engineer. COLONY. By JAMES MILL. COLOUR-BLINDNESS. By GEORGE WILSON, M.D., F.R.S.E. COMET. By THOMAS GALLOWAY, F.R.S. COMMUNISM and CORPORATION. By J. H. BURTON. CONIC SECTIONS. By WILLIAM WALLACE, LL.D., late Pro

fessor of Mathematics in the University of Edinburgh. CONSTRUCTION. By WILLIAM HOSKING, Author of “ Archi

tecture.” CONSTANTINOPLE. By EDWARD SANG, late Professor of Me

chanical Philosophy in the Imperial School, Constantinople. COPPER SMELTING. By JAMES NAPIER, Glasgow. CORK. By HENRY SENIOR. COTTON MANUFACTURE. Revised by THOMAS BAZLEY,

Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce, Manchester. COWPER. By A. SMITH, Author of "A Life Drama," &c. CRIMEA. By JAMES LAURIE. CRUSADES, CUVIER, DANTON, and DEFOE. By JAMES

BROWNE, LL.D. CRUSTACEA. By JOHN FLEMING, D.D., late Professor of Na

tural Science, New College, Edinburgh. CUNNINGHAM, DALRYMPLE, and DEMPSTER. By DAVID

IRVING, LL.D. DAIRY. By JOHN WILSON, Author of " Agriculture.” DEAF and DUMB. By P. M. ROGET, M.D., F.R.S. DEMOSTHENES. By WILLIAM SPALDING, M.A., Professor of

Logic and Metaphysics in the University of St Andrews. DENMARK By EMERIC SZABAD, Author of the Article

“ Austria." DIALLING. By HENRY MEIKLE, C.E. Commerce-Constantinopolitan History - Copyright-Crys. tallization-Delage.

VOLUME VIII.

DIPLOMACY and ENTAIL. By JOHN HILL BURTON.
DISTILLATION. By JAMES STARK, M.D., F.R.S.E.
DIVING and DIVING BELL. By GEORGE BUCHANAN,

F.R.S.E.
DOCK and DOCK-YARD. By Sir JOHN BARROW, Bart. Re-

vised by his Son, John BARROW, Admiralty. DOLLOND, DOLOMIEU, and DUHAMEL. By THOMAS

YOUNG, M.D, F.R.S. DONEGAL, DOWN, and DUBLIN. By HENRY SENIOR. DRAINAGE of TOWNS. By W. HOSKING, Author of “ Archi

tecture,” &c. DRAINAGE of LANDS. By J. Wilson, Author of " Agricul.

ture," &c. DRAMA. By Sir WALTER SCOTT, Bart. DRAWING and ENGRAVING. By W. H. LIZARS. DRY ROT. By Sir John BARROW, Bart. DUMONT, LORD DUNCAN, &c. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D. DUNBAR, (WILLIAM,) and ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Ву

DAVID IRVING, LL.D. DYEING (Calico-Printing.) By F. CRACE CALVERT, Professor

of Chemstry, Royal Institution, Manchester. DYNAMICS By JOHN ROBISON, late Professor of Natural

Philosophy in the University of Edinburgh. ECONOMISTS. By JAMES MILL. EDINBURGH and EDINBURGHSHIRE. EGYPT. By R. STUART POOLE, of the Department of Antiqui

ties, British Museum. ELECTRICITY. By Sir DAVID BREWSTER, K.H., M.A., D.C.L,

&c. EMBANKMENT. By J. C. LOUDON. EMIGRATION. By J. R. M-CULLOCH, Author of “ Commer

cial Dictionary,” &c. ENGLAND. By JAMES BROWNE, LL.D., with Continuation.

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