Pagina-afbeeldingen
PDF
ePub

THE

NATIONAL MAGAZINE:

DEVOTED TO

Literature, Art, and Religion.

JAMES FLOY, EDITOR.

VOLUME XII I.

JULY TO DECEMBER, 1858.

New - York:
PUBLISHED BY CARLTON & PORTER,

200 MULBERRY-STRBET.

[merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

CONTENTS.

Page

Page

Amazon, The Valley of the-G. P. Disos Masada and its Tragedy. ..........302, 393

way..

297 Methodism, British and American Compared

Aquarium, The Fortunes and Misfortunes of -G. R. H...............

410

à Little...

488 Miscellaneous Items...93, 190, 287, 381, 478, 570

Arts and Sciences........ ..92, 188, 285, 379, 476 Moselle, The Source of the....

119
Attila and the Zend-Cali-J. O. Noyes......... 441

Nightingales and their Nests-L. L........... 310

Babes in the Wood, My................. 521 Notes and Gleanings.... ..... ....185, 283, 376

Balzac ..

Bear Facts, A few.......

416

Pain......

44

Bee-keeping, Improvements in–S. Hibberd. 404

Painters, Sketches from the..........113, 391, 540

Biography of the Bible, The-F...... 48, 136,

Planetary World, The.......

53

221, 429, 524 Pompeii, A Visit to....

534

Brontë, Charlotte.........

548 President, Waiting for the........................ 504

Caste, Theoretical and Practical................ 165 Poetic Pictures-Hannah Binding Shoes—

Celibacy, Bishop Asbury on-W. P. S......... 269

Central Europe, High Life and Low Life in-

Lucy Larcom ......

416

J. 0. Noyes....

Ladurlad and his Daughter.....

............... 309

Chinese, Amusements of the....

Our First-born...
110
Summer Tints-Clarc....

19

Christianity in the Third Century-Imogen

The Boatman-Charles Mackay.....

393

Mercein.......

..234, 353
Poetry-A Summer Day-Howitt..........

18

Converts, One of Asbury's-- W. P. Strickland. 365

Cousin Robert-W. F....

18

Cordilleras and the Andes, The-G. P. Dis-

() Star of the Evening! E. F. Colby.... 391

os ibay.....

114

The Celestial Army T. Buchanan

Corvinus, Matthias–J. O. Noyes...

207

Read.........

164

Death of Dupuytren...........

The Golden Sunset-H. W. Longfelloro. 33

62
Diaphine .....

The Power of the Dead - Mary Ann

15

Dreamland : A Midsummer Day's Medley-

Brown

539

The Web of Life-Harriet A. Smith..... 494
By a Dreamer......

342
Trust in God-N. M'Leod...

136

Europe, Nomadic Life in J. O. Noyes....... 344

Rattlesnake, The........

58

Forged Patent, The John Russell.......... 161 Religious World, The.........78, 175, 271, 367,

Frederick the Great, Old Age of...... 169

466, 560

Fur-Hunting in the Far West........... 516 Revolutionary Heroes-R. H. Stoddard...97,

193, 290, 385, 481

Gipsies of England and Scotland, The J. O.

Rich, How to grow- From the French....... 141

Noyes........

104 Rochelle, The Siege of-From the French, by

Esther A. Warner.....

239

Gitanos and their Ways, The-J. O. Noyes. 497 Roman Catholic Missionary in Texas, A...... 71

Iee-making, Artificial.............. ....... 414

Scripture, The Silence of--J. C. Miller....... 121

Jefferson and his Times J. S............... 20

Seal and the Walrus, The-Julia Colman.... 201
Jesus, The Anger of...........

172
Sirens of a certain Age...

328

Solomon Sartor at the Dinner-table-A. D.

Kane, the Arctic Voyager-D. W. M.......... 157

Field....

..38, 133,

230

Knights Templars, The Order of........ 362 Stile, The Auld J. Clark..

16

Susquehanna Valley, Upper-2. Paddock.... 553
Lake Superior, Incidents of a Voyage on-
1. B. W....
65 Tea, Information about.......

313
Lectures and Lecturers in the West-W. P. Teneriffe, a Summer above the Clouds........ 319
Strickland...

155 Ten Week's Vacation-A Trip to the Father-
Life and Recognition, A Struggle for.. 33 landJ. F.......

.448, 507
Literature of the Month.... 82, 182, 278, 370, Thirty Years Ago-J. S......

225
470, 563 Thomson as a Poet of Nature-H. T.......... 149

Literature-Morals-Religion—W.P. Strick-

Thunder and Lightning

436

land.........

252 Time and Time-keeping-N...................... 536

Traveling Acquaintance, A.....

406.

Mackenzie River, Life on the..................... 145 Trebizonde and Erzeroum-R. Curzon...... 1.

Pago

Page
Tropics, Entering the...
216 Water-Snake, Encounter with a....

402

West, A Peep at the Far—By an Englisher.
Ulrich Von Hutten..........
243

532, 418

Wolves, Children carried off by- W. H. Slee-
Valley Female Institute-L...................... 120

528
Vesuvius, The Eruption of.......

131
Village I Live in, The-Sylvester Twitcham. Yankees, History of the W. H................. 128
263, 541 | Yeng-Ping-E. Wentworth ...

255

[blocks in formation]

Page

Page

Quarantine Harbor, Trebizonde ........... 1 Marine Phenomenon, as witnessed in the

General View of Erzeroum, the Capital of Tropics......

217

Armenia..........

4 Horatio Gates........

290

View of Erzeroum, from the House of the Descending Ribeirao Falls, Madeira River... 298

British Commissioners....

5 Crossing the Mouth of the Madeira River... 299

Murany....

8 The Fortress.

303

Francis Rakoczi.......

10 | Herod the Great.....

305

Csiko

11 Ladurlad and his Daughter........

309

Csiko Races...

13

A Nightingale's Nest...

311

C'sikos (sold ers)

14 Presburg.........

345

Diaphine

16 Ruined Fortress in Upper Hungary.

848

The Auld Stile.........

17 Ancient Dacians.....

349

Summer Tints......

19 | Gipsy Executioners..........

350

Richard Montgomery...,

97 Enlistment in Hungary...

351

The Gipsies of England and Scotland........ 104 Benjamin Lincoln...

385

Slovoks.

106 The Spirit's Counsel..

392

Gipsy Executioners...............................

107 The Boatman...

393

A Chinese Peep-Show....

110 Eleazar Exhorting the Garrison to Self-De-

Chinese Dancing Dolls..........

111 struction.........

396

The Talking Oak.....

113 The Gateway of Masada..........

397

Yuracares Indians Shooting Fish..

116 Encounter with a Water-Snake...

402

Vinchuta ...

117 Improvements in Bee-keeping, (3 eng.)..

The Source of the Moselle...........

119 John Sullivan.......

481

Valley Female Institute........

120 The Fortunes and Misfortunes of a Little

Charles Lee..........

193 Aquarium, (2 eng.).

488

The Common Seal............

204 Relays in Hungary.

500

The Walrus........

205 | Hungarian Peasants..

501

Our First-Born...................................

206 Waiting for the President......

504

Matthias Corvinus.....................................

207 Watch Manufactory of Appleton, Tracy &

Hunyad

208 Co., Waltham, Mass......

537

The Duke of Lorraine............................... 209 Top Plate.........

539

Soliman Pacha........

212 Enameled Dial......

539

Hungarian Hussar....

213 | Temptation.........

540

[merged small][merged small][merged small][graphic][merged small][merged small]

FEN

course.

NENA KARA DEGNIZ—The Bad a woman floats upon its back, while that

Black Sea. This is the character that of a man floats upon its face. In short, at stormy lake has acquired in the estimation Constantinople they say that everything of its neighbors at Constantinople. of that is bad comes from the Black Sea : one thousand Turkish vessels which skim the plague, the Russians, the fogs, and the over its waters every year, five hundred cold-all come from thence ; 'and though are said to be wrecked as a matter of this time we had a fine calm passage, I

The wind sometimes will blow was glad enough to arrive at the end of from all the four quarters of heaven within the voyage at Trebizonde. Before landing, two hours' time, agitating the waters like however, I must give a passing tribute to a boiling caldron. Dense fogs obscure the the beauty of the scenery on the south air during the winter, by the assistance of coast, that is, on the north coast of Asia which the Turkish vessels continually mis- Minor. Rocks and hills are its usual take the entrance of a valley called the character mear the shore, with higher False Bogaz for the entrance of the Bos- mountains inland. Between the Bosphorus phorus, and are wrecked there perpetually. and Heraclea are boundless fields of coal, I have seen dead bodies floating about in which crops out on the side of the hills, that part of the sea, where I first became so that no mining would be required to get acquainted with the fact that the corpse of the coal ; and besides this great facility

Vol. XIII.-1

« VorigeDoorgaan »