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lume, and illustrated with a ground-plan || mann has in considerable forwardness a and a bird's-eye view of the Temple. translation of that part of this collection
Mr. George Cruikshank is engag which has not yet appeared in an English ed in illustrating two volumes, entitled dress, from a complete copy of the oriTales of Irish Life, written, from ac ginal, which the eminent Oriental scholar, tual observation, during a residence of Mr. von Hammer of Vienna, was fortuseveral years in various parts of 'reland; nate enough to meet with during his diand intended to display a faithful pic plomatic mission at Constantinople. ture of the habits, manners, and condition | Mr. A. A. Watts is preparing for of the people.
publication a new edition of his Poctical Mrs. Lanfear has a small volume near- | Sketches, which will include Gertrude de ly ready, entitled Letters to Young Ladies Balm and other additional poems. on their first Entrance into the World; to The Account of Mr. Bullock's Travels which will be added, Sketches from Real and Discoveries in Mexico is expected Life.
to appear early in spring, under the title The series of sketches or tales under of Sir Months in Merico. the title of Sayings and Doings, which | A new edition of the Plays of Shak. are on the eve of appearing, in three vo- speare, from the text of Johnson, Steelumes post 8vo. are understood to pro- vens, and Reed, with notes, original and ceed from the pen of Mr. Theodore Hook. selected by Mr. Henry Neele, is announc
Miss Benger, author of the Life of ed. It will be illustrated by engravings Mary Queen of Scots and of Anne Bo- from original paintings by G. F. Joseph, leyn, is engaged in another biographical A R. A. engraved by Charles Heath and work, of which Elizabeth, Queen of Bo- other eminent artists. hemia, the most interesting of the Stu- The Rev. T. F. Dibdin will publish arts, forms the subject.
in April next, The Library Companion, It is well known that Galland's French or the Young Man's Guide and the Old translation of the collection of the Thou- Man's Comfort in the Formation of a sand and One Nights, from which the Library, in one very large 8vo. volume. versions into other European languages li A highly finished and accredited likehave been made, was so imperfect as to ness of Mrs. Hannah More, engraved by contain only the smaller number of those | Worthington, from a painting by H. W. celebrated tales. The public will there- | Pickersgill, A. R. A. will be published fore learn with interest, that Mr. Acker- l in a few days.
TO THE AUTHOR OF “ THE PILGRIM'S | While laughing o'er their skilful art,
They saw dark Terror gliding by;
And letting fall the gifted dart, Were chasing bees in Pleasure's bower,
Wit whisper'd, it was time to fly. Tlrey captur'd one that strove to bide
He found the dazzling shaft, and stain’d For safety in a passion-flower.
Its brightness with a darker hue, Wit cantiously withdrew the sting,
Resolv'd to mingle all it gain'd
Of others' power with Terror too.
The magic dart of Love and Wit
And Terror's gifts, can never fail Said smiling Love, “ This shaft will be,
ll To pierce, yet please, while launches it Thus plum'd and pointed, sharp and fleet; | The poet of « The Pilgrim's Tale.". And, though severe its wounds, through thee |
M. C. This honey-dew will make them sweet.”.
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forte . . . . . . . . . . .236 ment (continued) . . . . . . .
Steil's Arrangement of an Air de Ballet The Ludicrous Mistake...... 197
by Bishop . . . . . . . . . .
238 Gaelic Relics. No. XI.-Ceaneach Mac
BRUGUIER's Arrangement of Bochsa's ceaneach, Primogenitor of the Clan
Fantasia . . . .
. . 16 Mackenzie . . . . . . . . . Coggins' Companion to the Musical AsThe Unknown Friend . . . . . . . 203
sistant . . . . . . . . .
. ib. Letter to Jean Jaques Rousseau, by the Amusemens de l'Opera . . . . . . 240
late William Combe, Esq. . . . . Boosey's Selection of Airs by the most Notions of Uncivilized Nations relative
admired foreign Composers . . . . ib. to Writing . . . . . . . . . . 210 Maysiden's Twelve Waltzes for the PiAccount of Marlemoiselle de Launay,
ano-forte . . . . . . . . . . 241 afterwards Madame de Staal .. . 211
GREEN's Preceptive Melodies . . . . ib. Desultory Thonglits on the Arrival and
Overture to Rossini's Otello, arranged Celebration of Birthdays. By J. M.
as a Duet . . . . . . . . . . ib. LACEY . . . . . . . . . . . 213 Concentrated Sun-Beams: Address of
FASHIONS. the Solar Company. . . . . . . 215
LONDON Fashions. - Ladies' Dinner
Dress . . . . . . . . . .
General Observations on Fashion and by a Resident in Paris in Juve 1823 . 220
Dress Ghost Stories. No. VI.- Apparition
. : : :... ... French Female Fashions . . . .
. 244 of Lady Lee . . . . . . .
22:3 The Confessions of a Rambler No. VII 225
FASHIONABLE FURNITURE, - A Cabinet
Glass . . . . . . . . . . . 245 Some Particulars of Mr. John Lethbridge and his Diving-Machine . .
INTELLIGENCE, The Emigrant: a Sketch from Life (con
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