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. O THE ATHENEUM, or Spirit of the English Magazines, is published in Boston, on the 1st and 15th of every month. Each number contains 40 pages large octavo, forming 2 vols. of 500 pages each in a year, at the low price of Five Dollars per annum. The work is regularly forwarded by mail to subscribers at a distance. Its appearance twice a month renders it more conrenient to transport, and with less delay, than monthly publications, whilst by this mode of publication it is enabled to anticipate whatever is novel or entertaining in the literary, scientific, and fashionable world.

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GENERAL INDEX

TO VOL. III.

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ALISMA PLANTAGO, with a design Bloomfield, his poetical character

428, 468,481 Boulton, Matthew
Acoustic experiment
156 Broad, mr. his death

455
Additional particulars of Capt. Cook's death 47 Bruce the traveller

936
Adam and Eve, a sign board

260 Bruce, Robert
Aëronautic Voyage across the English Bristed's American resources
channel
41 Burns and Scalds, remedy for

190
Africa, travels in
121 Burns died

975
African expedition
474 Buffon died

29
Afflictions of devils

487 Burgoing's letters on Sweden
Abercrombie, Sir Ralph, anecdote of 485 Burkhard, the traveller

120
Alchemist

20 Byron, lord, remarks on

127, 402
Ali Pacha, his barbarity

26 -...-.- plagiarisms of

196, 392
Algiers, captivity in, described 128, 165, 369
All-Fools' Day

29 Carine sagacity
Alfred's head

263 Campbell, the poet
American resources
445 Cathedral, almost finished

70
Analogies in animal and vegetable creation 365 Cascade of Toortmagne

282
Anthropopbagia
372 Canada, ilali's travels in

409
Anecdotes, various

237 Cary's letter op West's painting
..... of Bernadotte

188 Cervantes died
... of Incledon
190 Chatterton

355
... of the dog -
265 Chartres aërial voyage

326
• of Dr. Johnson
267 Charles II. restored

101
- of a Frenchman
277,432 Chapel of St. Rosalia

270
-.... of the Sultapa Valide
294 Chemical Amuseinepts

147
.... of a Spanish Widow

316 Chinese forms and ceremovies
..... of a young cavalry officer 357 Chinese generosity
Anecdote of the actor Brunet
29 Childe Harold, canto IV.

297
-...- of sir Ralph Abercrombie 485 Coffee denounced

147
..... of the duke of Wellington 481 Colbert to his son

209
..... of the prince regent
464 Compliment to a lady

895
Animal Power
190 Completing press

40
Animal and vegetable food
17: Conroy, John, his death

488
Ancient Banneret

189 Conteinporary Anthors
Angel, a sign board
263 Connolly, Daniel, his death

498
Ape Italiana, No. IV.
346 Corpus Christi

100
April, origin of its name

29 Couplet wrongly attributed to Pope 236
Apparition of Capt. Campbell
418 Coral rocks, their formation

338, 422
Appeal to battle for murder

170 Confession of the novice of St. Clair 397
Appeal, a new tragedy
200 Cornucopia

54,165
Arctic expeditions

171, 213, 289 Crabbe, the poet, his character
Arabian Horses

189 Crystallization of in
Artificial noses

157 Curran, Jolin Poulpot , .
Archers

263
Artists, number in London

40 Dante's hell described ?
Asso nption
354 Daniel's picturesque voyage

361, 380
Ash twig, queries on

190 Daoces in Shak-peare's time
Athanasian creed
157 David, Ja giles Louis

191
Awful scenery of the Alps

292 David's great picture
Auklaod, lady Harriet
288 Dallas's poem of Ramirez

20

D'Arblay, gen. Alexander, his death
Battle of Morat

1194 Death on the pale horse
Battle of Algiers
421 Derbyshire in England

972
Battle of Blenheim

351 Deshoulieres, madaine, her intrepidity
Bag of nails
261, 310 Death of (apt. Cook

47
Banns of marriage
190 D'Eoghien and Bourbon

156
Beethoven, the composer

71 Diving bell
Bear and Staff

964 Diseases of manufacturers
Bernadotte, anecdote of

188 Diseases of children
Bell, an inn sign

293 Discovery of America before Columbus
Belle Sagvage

294 Domestic economy in Elizabeth's reigo
Berkely, sir George Cranfield, his death 498 Domesticated seal
Bellamy's bible

358 Don Manuel Godoi
Bellamira, by Shiel

413 Dog, anecdotes of the
Bishop Blaze

294 "Dog days begin
Births

487 Dore, madame, her intrepidity
Blight in fruit trees remedied

39 Dobree, capt. N. his death
Blind persons, their powers

74 Dr. Dwight's tract on infidelity
Blossomas' lon

294 Press of the beaux io James I's time

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