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Φιλοσοφιαν δε ου την Στωικην λεγω, ουδε την Πλατωνικην, η την Επικουρειου τα
και Αριστοτελικην αλλ' όσα είρηται παρ έκαστη των αιρεσεων τουτων καλως,
δικαιοσυνην μετα ευσεβους επιστημης εκδιδασκονίου, τουτο συμπαν το ΕΚΛΕΚΤΙΚΟΝ
φιλοσοφιαν φημι.

CLEM. ALEX. Strom. Lib. 1.

LONDON:

PRINTED FOR GALE, CURTIS, AND FENNER, PATERNOSTER.ROW.
JOSIAH CONDER, 18, ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD; PARKER, OXFORD ;
DEIGHTON, CAMBRIDGE; AND OLIPHANT, WAUGH, AND INNES,

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11. Bryer, Printer, Bridgestreet, Blackfriars, London;

CONTENTS OF VOL. X.

243

368

Letters to the Rev. Herbert Marsh, in refutation of his opinion that the

Dissenters aim to subvert the Religious Establishment of the Country

Letter of Explanation by Dr. Marsh to a Dissenter and Layman

152

152

Page.

List of Works recently published

109, 214, 318, 437, 542, 655
Lloyd's Characteristics of Men, Manners, and Sentiments

601

Lucas's Joseph, a religious Poem

601

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Malcolm's Sketch of the Sikhs

Mant's Sermons for Parochial and Domestic Use
Marsh's Reply to the Strictures of the Rev. Isaac Milner
Mawe's Treatise on Diamonds and Precious Stones
Meikle's Traveller, or Meditations on Board a Man of War

Solitude Sweetened

Milner's Strictures on some of the Publications of the Rev. Herbert Marsb,

intended as a Reply to his Objections against the British and Foreign

Bible Society

Modern Antique, or the Muse in the Costume of Queen Anne

Morell's Studies in History

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97
477
264

Catholic Emancipation

Pykes's Triumph of Messiah

201

601

Saumarez's Oration before the Medical Society of London

401

Sanderson's Appeal to the Imperial Parliament on the Claims of the Colony

of Trinidad

1

Selection from the Gentleman's Mag zine

158

Select Literary Information

108, 212, 316, 435, 539, 653

Select Remains of Mr. James Meikle,

362

Serle's Secret Thoughts of a Christian lately departed

515

Shipwrecks and Disasters at Sea

1

304

Sike's Discourse on Parochial Communion

255

Simeon's Dr. Marsh's Fact

580

Smith on the Sacrifice of Christ, its Nature, Value, and Efficacy

101

Stephens's Memoirs of John Horne Tooke

289, 402

Stoddard's Sketches, Historical and Descriptive of Louisiana

114

Styles's Sermons on Various Subjects

*635

Thorp's Catholic Emancipation : an Inquiry into the Principles of the Sup- ;

porters of the Catholic Claims

Thorp's Catholic Emancipation-Substance of an intended Speech

Thurlow's, Lord, Poems on several occasions

Tomline's Charge delivered to the Clergy of the Diocese of Lincoln

Townsend's Character of Moses established for veracity as the Historian

of Events from the Creation to the Deluge

Tytler's Essay on the Principles of Translation

201

201

74

201

32

492

THE

ECLECTIC REVIEW,

FOR JULY, 1813.

Art. I. An Appeal to the Imperial Parliament upon the Claims of the

ceded Colony of Trinidad, to be governed by a Legislature and Judicature ; founded on Principles sanctioned by Colonial Prece. dents and long Usage, with Observations thereon, intimately connected with the Political and Civil Interests of all the British West India Colonies. By John Sanderson, Esq. Barrister at Law. 8vo.

Richardson. 1813. THE Island of Trinidad is a spot which a painter might se

lect as the scene of inexhaustible beauties, where a naturalist would find the subject of endless admiration, and which a politician, ignorant of its history, might mark out as the probable centre of some future commercial empire.

Whatever might be the surmises of a mere speculative philosopher, as to the future destiny of this great country, its present history tells of nothing but wretchedness, confusion, and bad government. In the year 1782, M. de Chacon, at that time the Spanish Governor of this colony, in order to supply the deficiency which then existed in the number of settlers, was induced to issue a proclamation, holding out a full indemnity and protection against the claims of their creditors, as a boon to all who would reside within the limits of his government. The object of those by whom this flagrant violation of the law of nations wis concerted, appears to have been fully answered. From all the neighbouring European settlements, crowds of insolvent debtors poured into this asylum, and there received grants of lands which could not, by any judicial process, he brought to sale for the satisfaction of the demands of their prior creditors. He must have been sanguine indeed, who could have expected the social virtues to flourish in a population so constituted. Even the West Indians (who have not the reputation of being more fastidious than the rest of mankind in the selection VOL. X.

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