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chefe errors are few, and probably not more numerous than in Dictionaries of a larger size, and greater price. The accents on the foreign words, on the names of heathen deities, &c. are more exact. On the whole, we think this an useful and elegant compilation. Baron Munchausen's Narrative of his marvellous Travels and Cam
paigns in Ruffia. Small 8vo. Is. Smith. This is a satirical production, calculated to throw ridicule on the bold assertions of some parliamentary declaimers. If rant may be best foiled at its own weapons, the author's design is not ill-founded; for the marvellous has never been carried to a more whimsical and ludicrous extent,
The Case of Major John Savage. Svo: 25. Nicholls. In this pamphlet, major Savage gives an account of his employment under government, during lord North's administration, in the recruiting fervice in Germany. He claims a reimbursement of his expences, and a compensation for his services, which, it seems, he never has received. On what account a requisition so reasonable should be denied, we do not know; but humanity induces us to wish, that a case which is represented as fo unjust and oppreslive, should meet with a fair investigation. New Annals of Gallantry. 8vo.
Randall. A collection from the General Advertiser relative to the unfortunate incident in captain 1's family. It is entirely foreign to the province of criticism, and merits only our sym: pathy for the captain's domestic unhappiness.
CORRESPOND E N C Ė. IN our review of Mr. Moss's Medical Survey of Liverpool, we aimed at giving a candid and impartial account; nor at this moment are we aware that we have misunderstood his design, unless there be
hinted at. We cannot follow him through all his animadversions ; but shall select those which militate against our conduct. He seems averse to allowing the utility and importance of mechanical asistance,' in measuring the heat or the weight of the air. He has great authorities on bis fide, and we are not without them on our's. It must not, however, be decided by these, but by experiment; and, as the attention of physicians have been lately directed to this point, we may have an opportunity of enlarging on it.
We might amuse ourselves by one passage in his Letter, where he says, our bills of mortality take not in the births (which I suppose you mean for deaths) and give only the num. ber of burials. We never knew of any other meaning for bills of MORTALITY, but what we have given. We hope the copperworks are more diftant than the opposite island, otherwise there
may be ftill danger from infection. The size of the town, and the fluctuating number of inhabitants, can be no objection to a calculation of its population ; and this may be easily made from the number of deaths, though not with the nicest accuracy.
Though we alledged that no circum itances, actually confidered independent of their effects, could explain the salubrity of any place, yet we meant not to cart a damp' on similar en: quiries. If Mr. Moss' will compare the first part of his Letter with the middle, he will find, that he has contended for the position, which he afterwards fears may, when we more clearly explained it, impede medical enquiries. · We cannot enter on the subject of ale, diet, or sheumatisms; as we spoke, on mature consideration, and without the slightest influence, we are not disposed to retract our.censure. At the fame time, we must allow Mr. Moss both good temper and candour. We regret only that, at our distance, and in our fituation, it is not easy to enter into a friendly examination of these very doubtful subjects, on which it is no disgrace to our author that we differ froin him. He cannot think it any imputation, that remarks of fu little extent, on subjects of such magnitude, Thould be necessarily • imperfect.'
WE are obliged to the gentleman who, fearing that we may be too busy, or distrusting our impartiality, has kindly reviewed his own work. We must beg leave to inform him, that every attempt of this kind we reject with indignation : if it be again Tepeated, we shall mention the name of the person who appears meanly to thrink from a fair examination.
OUR • Anonymous' Friend seems a little hypercritical in his language. If we deduct errors, 'what must remain? We prefume, merit.
We do not believe Mr. Hume a sophist, who was not him. self a convert; but we know that he did not aim at making disciples among the forward and ignorant; and that he pure posely kept his writings from their view, by the intricacy of fome of his disquisitions. The confusion in his definitions, we own, could not be designed for this purpose; but the errors in these preliminary steps may have mified himself. The attention of such candid correspondents we shall always consider as a favour, and their approbation as our greatest reward.
WE fully agree with our correspondent who styles himself • Neither a Parlon nor a Methodist. Must he be either, to countenance profaneness? The play alluded to is, however, the • Critic, not the School for Scandal.'
Bannister's view of the arts and sci-
cushion, 79-Of Telcmachus, 147 -- No. XX. 225--No. XXI-XXV.
313 Biri's, general fynopsis of, vol. III. 256
brides, 337-Remarks on, 473
143 Butany, leiters on the elements of, 109
stranger, narrative of facts re-
treatment of African llaves, 436 Bull (John), fragment of the history
228 Butt's Isaiah verGfied,
239 Campbell's (Dr.) observations on the
203 Cartwright's (Mrs.) duped guardian,
Cbaracter of the late lord viscount
265 tations on the scripture account of
159 Discourse on suicide, 312- Upon re-
67 Easbrook (miss Julia), memoirs of, 224
treaties of peace, &c. between Effects of fixed air in mortifications of
154 bons, 70-On the death of Wm.
On the nature and -Of hotany, on the, 109–Of or-
294 Eleven additional letters from Ruflia,
479, 480 Enquiry into the fine arts, 10-Into
395 the consequence of inclofing waste
lands, 153 Into the causes of
130 Epifle from the rev. Mr. M-
Mr. Pitt., 67-From lord Ashbur-
345 Elay on the life and character of Pe-
ency of subalterns pay in the army,
309 ducion of animal heat, 97-On the
470 the cure of the phthifis pulmonalis,
the intellectual powers of man, 241
70 -On fome of the poems of several
397 Euthydemus & Georgias Platonis, 37
315 Executive justice, letter to the author
393 of thoughts on,
13.10 Experimental enquiry into the nature
478 Explanation of Mr. Pitt's bill for
468 liament, 152--Of the propofal for
142 liquidating the national debt, 226
Glandular disease of Barbadoes, re. Fables, moral,
230 marks on Dr. Hendy's description Falconer's edition of Dobson's com
261 mentary on fixed air, 466 Gold (the power of) displayed,
228 Fall of scepticism and in fidelity, 230 Golden vale, anecdotes of the, 199 False friends (the), 73--Criticism ana- Good Hope, voyage to the Cape of, 32 1 lysed, 79 Grace (la) & la nature,
334 Family instructor, the medical, 236 Grammar (English), elements of, 474 Fanaticism displayed,
147 Grant's essays on the orign of society, Fancy, the frolics of, 314 &c.
187 Fatbers, the choleric, .
393 Great Britain, retrospective view of Favourites of felicity,
233 of the increasing number of the Female aeronaut, the, 313-Monitor, standing army of, 389- Collection
of treaties between, and other pow. Fever (low contagious), observations
390 on the.,
223 Gregory's essays historical and moral, 37 Fevers, on the influence of the moon Guardian, the duped,
396 287 Guide, the tea - purchaser's, 80 Fisber’s (Dr.) practice of medicine Through London, Westminster, &c. made easy,
857 Fixed air, remarkable effects of, 236
H. Flea, memoirs of a,
318 Hall's (Dr.) medical family instruca Flora, Cantabrigienfis, 331 tor,
236 Fléchere's la grace & la nature, 334 Hampshire (New), history of, 238 Force of love, the,
318 Hanway's neglect of the effectual feForced vow, the,
315 paration of prisoners, &c. the cause Fothergill's (Dr.) enquiry into the na- of the frequent thefts &c. committure of Cheltenham water, 237 ted,
390 Fox's (Mr.) speech on the Irish refo- Harrison's remarkable effects of fixed
lutions, 78—Reply to Mr. Pitt, on air in mortifications of the extrethe fourth proposition of the Irish mities, system,
ibid. Haygarth's inquiry how to prevent the Fox-glove, account of the, 248
215 Fragment of the history of John Bull, Heads, lecture on,
310 Hebrides, journal of a tour to the, 337 Francis's obsequies of Demetrius Po- Remarks un,
230 Hendy's (Dr.) description of the glanFrancis the philanthropist, 395
dular disease of Barbadoes, remarks Free opinions sported in the cabinet of on,
261 Venus, 79 Heraldry of nature,
78 French spelling-book,
399 Heroic epistle to major Scott, 397 Friends, the false,
73 Heron's letters on literature, 405 Frolics of fancy,
314 Historical and moral essays, 37--And Funding, thoughts on a new system of, chronological view of Roman law,
History of the English larv, vol II. 83. Gaelic proverbs, collection of,
Of the practice of trepanning the Gallantry, new annals of,
skull, 158_Of New Hampshire, Gardening, planting and ornamental, 238–Of the Westminster election,
310-Of John Bull, ibid.--Of the General fynopsis of birds, vol. III. 256 hon. Edw. Mortimer, 316_Of the
-Dictionary of the English lan- siege of Gibraltar, 350 – Of the guage,
wars in Scotland,
400 Gibbon (Edw.), esq. letters to, 161 Holcraji's choleric fathers, 393 Gibbons (Dr.) poem on the death of, Hurton's journey from Birmingham 79 to London,
477 ---'s (Wn.) reply to fir Lucius
1. J. O‘Brien,
389 Impartial sketch of the debate in the Gibraltar, history of the fiege of, 350 house of commons in Ireland, 306 Gilpin's (Wm.) life of archbishop Incendiaries, the pious, Cranmer,
130 Inchbald's (Mrs.) appearance is against (1.) translation of Fletcher's them,
393 ode on the peace of 1783, 469