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1. View of St. LEONARD's Hill, THE SEAT op Earl HARCOURT : i 125

2. View of IvER-GROVE, THE SEAT or LORD GAMBIER

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3. LADIES' MORNING DRESS : , i , len .. .',.

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4. EVENING DRESS

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5. A FRENCH BED AND DECORATION OF THE CHAMBER . . 185

6. Muslin PATTERNS.

CONTENTS.

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MISCELLANIES."

MUSICAL. REVIEW.

Views OF COUNTRY Seats.--St. Leonard's

PIANO-PORTE.

Hill, the Seat of Earl HARCOCKT . 125- RIMBAULT'S Arrangement of Rossini's
Iver-Grove, the Seat of Lord GAMRIER . 126 Overture to Matilde e Corradino , 172
The Confessions of a Rambler. No. VI. 127 || Porris's Selection of Favourite Airs from
The Parting : from “ Recollections of Rossini's “ La Dopra del Lago" . . 174

an Eventful Life; by a Soldier!? '. 120 RIMBAULT's Adaptation of Mozart's Grand

History of a Coquette (concluded) ..

Symphony . . . . . . . ' ;.

Character of Cardinal DE RICHELIEU . .

-- Select Italian Airs .. . 175

Remarkable Dream . . . . . . .

139

- French Romances . . . . ib.

Lisbon and the Portuguese, extracted

-- Spanish Bolero and Walz . ib.

from Letters written in 1821 and 1822 Arthur's Serenada : ·: ;.:,: · 16.

(concluded) . . . . . . . . . 143 Horkinson's Introduction and Rondo : id.

Madalena, or the Consequefices of Elope-

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ment ........ . 145 Cum Sancto Spiritu, Grand Chorus from

GhosT STORIES. No. V.-The Drilled

Mozart's Mass ..:.:... 176-

Goblins, rii ". .150

Parisian Gambling-House Dinner . • 152

VOCAL MUSIC.

The Complaints of a Half-Pay Officer;

Vocal Anthology, Part IX. . . . 176

or, Was it so Twenty Years ago?.. 156

BANISTER'S “ Love wakes and weeps . ib.

Gaelic Relics. No. X.-The Stranger Voigt's ® County Guy" iii. 1772
Grave, or Mackildonich and the Son

FINE ARTS.

of Alpin · · · · ·

Exhibition of the British Institution . ib.

Noble Exercise of the Power of Beauty 161

Timber-Rafts on the Rhine .... 162

FASHIONS.

ANECDOTES, &c. HISTORICAL, LITERARY, Londos FASHIONS. - Ladies' Morning

and Personal. Fontenelle-Oracular Dress .: ....... .. 181

Saying of Thomas de Rymer-F!..sti

Ladies' Evening Dress . . . . ib.

city of the Flea-Human Stature

General Observations on Fashion and

British Cedars-Statue of Peter the

Dress . . . . .

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Great-Etiquette of the Court of Flo-

French Female Fashions . . .. . 18:3

rence-The late Rev. Dr. Fordyce-

FASHIONABLE Furniture.- A French Bed

White Mourning - Taliesin - Tudor

and Decoration of the Chamber . 185

Vaughan ap Grono-Ancient Welch

INTELLIGENCE,

62 || LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC . . ib.

The Emigrant: A Sketch from Life, . 165

A Nobleman apprehended on his own

POETRY.

Warrant .

..168 ll To the Author of « The Pilgrim's Tale" 186.

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VIEWS OF COUNTRY-SEATS. ST. LEONARD'S HILL, THE SEAT OF EARL HARCOURT. The very fine situation of this ele- || ent importance to be fit for the occagant abode must be seen to be ap- sional residence of Wm. Pitt, Earl preciated. It stands on the brow of of Chatham, who took great delight a commanding and finely wooded hill, in retiring for a short time to this in the immediate vicinity of Windsor beautiful spot, when he was secretary Forest, and surrounded by an im- at war. It came into the possession mense extent of the richest country. | of the Countess-Dowager of Walde

Our View of the House is from grave, afterwards Duchess of Glouthe Lawn, shewing in the distance cester, who added so considerably to Windsor Castle, which is seen to the old building as to render it truly most advantage from this spot, and comfortable. A colonnade extends forms, with Eton College, a principal from the conservatory in front of the feature in this noble scene, which breakfast-room and hall to the main extends across the rich uplands of building, forming a pleasing connecBuckinghamshire, and embraces tion, enriched with columns and de. Middlesex and Surrey. The house | corations in the Roman Doric order, is very irregular in its construction, which, with its treillage, the variety which is generally the result of fre- || of plants and flowering shrubs that quent additions. The site was for- grace the entrance, and its irregumerly occupied by a gamekeeper's || larity of surface, produce an effect lodge only, but it became of suffici- | in the highest degree elegant, please

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