Images de page
PDF
ePub

Eighteen Hundred and Eleven. A Poem. By Anna L. Barbauld. 4to. 1s. 6d.

The Poems of Robert Burns, with bis Life, and Miscellaneous Remarks on his Writings. 2 vols. 8vo. 24s.

Catalonia. A Poem. With Notes. 29.

The Vision of Don Roderick, and other Poems. By Walter Scott. 8vo. 9s.

Night. A Poem. 8vo. 45.
Roncesvalles. A Poem. By R. Warton, Esq. 4to. 11. 10s.

The History of Charles the Great and Orlando, with the most celebrated Ballads relating to the twelve Peers of France. 2 vols. 8vo. 21s.

Poems. By J. L. Lewis. 8vo. 10s. 6d. royal, 21s.
My Country. A Poem. In three Cantos. 8vo. 2s.
Mount Edgcumbe. A Poem. By S. Redding. 3s. 6d.
The Siege of Zaragoza, and other Poems. By Miss Temple, 12mo. 88.

The Philosophy of Melancholy. A Poem. In four Parts, with a Mythological Ode. By J. L. Peacock. 4to. 18s.

Conrersations, interspersed with Poems for the Instruction of Youth. By Irs. Le Noir. Vol. I. 12mo, 8s.

POLITICS AND POLITICAL ECONOMY.

A View of the State of the Nation, and of the Measures of the last Five Years; suggested by Earl Grey's Speech in the House of Lords, 13th June, 1810. By Thomas Peregrine Courtnay, Esq. 5s.6d,

The Situation of Great Britain in 1811. By M. M. de Montgaillard. Published by authority of the French government, and translated from the French by F. W. Blagdon. 9s.

Papers relating to the Action between his Majesty's Sloop Lille Belt, and the United States' Frigate President. 2s.

Hints to all Classes on the State of the Country in this momentous Crisis. 1s. 6d.

An Appeal to British Good Sense; or, the Occasion of the present Scarcity of Bread Corp. 6d.

The Sentinel; or, an Appeal to the People of England. 8vo. 5s.

An Impartial Examination of the Dispute between Spain and her American Colonies. By A. F. Estrada; translated by W. Burdon. 8vo. 59.

The Crisis of the Dispute with the United States. In Three Letters. With an Explanatory Preface. 8vo. 2s.

Political and Historical Arguments, proving the necessity of Parliamentary Reform, By W. H. Yate, Esq. 2 vols. 8vo. 185.

An Address to the British Nation, on the Accession of the Prince Regent to Power. By Hugo Arnot, Esq. 8vo. 2s.

A Word to the Wise, addressed to the Pillars of the Community. 8vo. Ss.

Plain Arguments against the Impropriety of the Restrictions imposed on the Royal Fainily, to prevent their intermarrying with the natives of these kingdoins. 8vo. 15.

A Letter to Wni. Roscoe, Esq. By J. Merritt. 8vo. 2s. 6d.

A Letter to the Prince Regent, on the ultimate tendency of the Roman Catholic Claims. Svo. 2s.6d.

A Letter to the Earl of Fingall, on the Claims of the Roman Catholics. By Lord Grenville. 8vo. 6d.

A few Remarks, addressed to J. B. Trotter, Esq. on the attack made upon the character of the Right Hon. W. Pitt. 8vo. 2s. 6d.

A Letter to the Right Hon. S. Perceval, on the alarming Increase of Reassessment of Assessed Taxes, occasioned by the Defalcation of Collectors. 8vo. 2s.

A Ler

VOL. VII. NO. XIII,

A Letter to the People of England, on Subjects religious and political. 8vo. 1s. 6d.

An Appeal to Common Sense, on the Bullion Question. Svo. 2s. 6d.

Considerations relative to the Depreciation of the Paper Currency. By the Earl of Lauderdale. 8vo. 6s.

Sir Francis Burdett's Address to the Regent, and his Speech on moving it. Svo. 6d."

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. By Adam Smith, LL. D. F.R.S. With a Life of the Author. Also, a View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists. 3 vols. 8vo. 11. 4s.

The Lack of Gold; or, an Inquiry into the State of the Paper Currency of England. 8vo. 2s.

Catholic Emancipation, and the only manner in which it can be effected, pointed out. 8vo. 3s.

Look to your Property; addressed to the Landlords, Stockholders, &c. of Great Britain. 8vo. 1s.

A Review of the Report of the Bullion Committee, &c. 8vo. 2s.6d.

Observations on the present State of the Paper Currencies of Great Britain and Ireland. Pro. 1s.

Letter on the Apprehension of the Earl of Fingall. By J. Dillon. 8vo. 2s. 6d.

Letters of Hibern-Anglus; containing Strictures on the conduct of the present Administration in Ireland, By J. Dillon. 85.

A View of the State of Parties in the United States of America. Svo: 2s. 6d.

THEOLOGY.

The Scripture Atlas; or a Series of Maps to illustrate the Old and New Testament; drawn from the best authorities, ancient and modern, by emi. nent artists. Royal 4to. 21. 2s. plain. 21. 12s. 6d. coloured, and neatly halfbound.

Observations on some important Points of Divinity, chiefly those in controversy between the Arminians and Calvinists. Extracted from an author of the 17th century. By Ely Bates, Esq. Second Edition, with additions. 69. in boards.

A Call of Unanimity in the Church; or, an Address to the Editors of the British Review. 8vo. 1s. 6d.

A Letter to the Rev. Dr. Goddard, occasioned by his Sermon, August 8, 1811. 8vo.

Letter to a friend; containing some Observations on Mr. Falkner's Crie tique on * Evanson's Dissonance." To which are annexed, a few Extracts from Dr. Enfield's History of Philosophy. 8vo. 1s.

Brief Observations on Christian Doctrine and Duty, in a Letter to James Clarke, Esq. occasioned by the perusal of his “ Sketches of Sentiment.” By John Fullager. 8vo. 4s. 6d.

A second volume of Sermons. By David Brichan, D. D. 8vo. Is.

The Christian Minister's Retrospect; a Sermon preached at Worship-street, Nov. 3, 1811, by John Evans, A.M. 8vo. 1s.

The superior Glory of the Second Temple, and the Genius of Protestantism contrasted with Popery. A Sermon preached at King's Lynn, Norfolk, by, John Evans, A. M. With an Appendix; containing a Correspondence of the Author with a Catholic Priest, the Rev. J. Berington; concerning the real Sentiments of the Catholics throughout the United Kingdom. 8vo. Is. 6d.

Select

Select Homilies of the Church of England, appointed to be read in Churches in the time of Queen Elizabeth. 12mo. 35. od.

The Christian Reader's Guide': a characteristic Catalogue of the most important modern English Publications on Theology, and other branches of Knowledge therewith connected. Part I. 8vo. 5s.

A Sermon preached before the University of Cambridge, Jan. 27, 1811. By J. Plumtre, M. A. 8vo. 1s. Charge delivered to the Clergy of the Diocese of Rochester, June, 1811. 2s.

A Sermon preached in the Parish Church of All Saints, Derby, Oct. 1811. By the Rev. J. Gisburne. 8vo._2s.

Conferences between the Danish Missionaries resident at Tranquebar, and the Heathen Natives of Hindostan, now first rendered into English, 12njo. 5s.

Scripture Directory; or, an Attempt to assist the unlearned Reader to understand the general History and leading Subjects of the Old Testament. By the Rev. T. Jones. 12mo. 2s.6d.

Remarks on the Refutation of Calvinism by G. Tomline, D, D. F.R.S. By Tho. Scott. 2 vols. 8vo. 21s.

A Sermon on the necessity of Educating the Poor, before the University of Oxford, at St. Mary's, Dec. 1, 1811. By Geo. Faussett. 8vo. 1s.

A Defence of Infant Baptism, and of Sprinkling, as a proper Forin of Baptism. 8vo. 1s.

A Sermon on the Duties of the Clergy. 8vo. 15.

Two Sermons on Impartiality and Candour. By the Rev. Dr. Clarke, of Boston. 8vo. 1s: 6d.

Twelve Sermons on various Subjects. By the late Rev. Gabriel Stokes, D.D. 8vo. 10s. Od.

Proceedings at the Town Hall, Cambridge, for the purpose of establishing an auxiliary Bible Society. 8vo. 2s.

Further Observations on the British and Foreigor Bible Society. By the Rev. J. H. Spry. 8vo. 1s.

A Letter to G. Ensor, Esq. To which are added, Reasons for being & Christian. By the Rev. E. Ryan. 8vo. 2s.6d.

A Letter addressed to the Members of the Established Church, connected with the British and Foreigo Bible Society. 8vo. 1s.

A Treatise on the Government of the Church, to which the Right of Episcopacy is maintained. 12mo. 4s.

A Sermon before the Governors of the Scottish Hospital in London, Nov.' 24, 1811. By R. Young, D. D. 8vo. 2s.

Forms of Prayer, and other Services, selected for the Use of Families, &c. By J. Rudd. 8vo. 5s. Village Sermons. By George Burder. Vol. VI. 12ino. 2s. 8vo, fine

Practical Sermons. By J. Atkinson. With a Life of the Author. rols. 8vo. 11. 1s.

Serious Inquiries into this World and that which is to come. By J. Buck. 12mo. 3s.

Selections from Bishop Horne's Commentary on the Psalms. By Lindley Murray. 12mo. 5s.

A Sermon at Calcutta, on hehalf of 900,000 Christians who want the Bible. By the Rev. G. Martyn. Svo. 2s.

The Crisis of Religion. A Sermon preached at Laura Chapel, Bathwick, Nov. 17, 1811. Containing Strictures upon Mr. Lancaster's Systein of popuJar Education. By the Rev. E. W. Grinfield. 8vo. 1s.

Some

paper, 3s.

Some Modern Principles of Education, considered by Laurence Gardner, M. A. &c. &c. 8vo. 1s.

The preacher's Manual. 12mo. 3s. 6d.

Reflections, by a Layman and a Farmer, on the present State of certain of the Clergy of the Established Church. 8vo.

1s. 6d. Catholic Einancipation incompatible with British Freedom, and the existence of the Protestant Church. 8vo. 2s.

A Defence of the Society of the Sons of the Clergy of our Church Establishment, in Answer to W. Burdon, Esq. 8vo. 3s.

Remarks on the Rev. Dr. Buchanan's Christian Researches in Asia. By Major S. Waring. 8vo. 3s.

Address to the Protestants of Great Britaio. By J. Howard. 8vo. 1s.

The dreadful Sin of Suicide. A Sermon preached Jan. 9, 1812. By the Rev. W. Clayton. 8vo. 25. 6d.

Defence of Modern Calvinism. By Dr. Williams. 8vo. 12s.

Ordination Sermon at Salisbury, July 21, 1811. By the Rev. J. Nott. 8vo. 2s.

National Calamities averted. A Sermon preached at St. Andrew's, Holborn, Feb. 5, 1812. By the Rev. W. Pryce. 8vo. 1s. od.

Two Discourses before the University of Cambridge. By the Rev. S. D'Oyley. 8vo. 3.

A Discourse occasioned by the death of Mrs. H. Lindsey, Jan. 26, 1812. By the Rev. W Belsham. 8vo.

1s. 6d. Christian Ethics; or, Discourses on the Beatitudes. By the Rev. J. Wintle, 2 vols. 8vo. 16s.

TOPOGRAPHY.

History of Aberdeen. By W. Thom. 2 vols. 12mo. 10s. Fine paper, 12s.

A Correct and Picturesque Map of England and Wales, with, part of Scotlánd, shewing distinctly the Navigable Canals and Rivers now completed, or under execution, as well as those for which Acts of Parliament have been obtained: the whole neatly arranged and beautifully coloured. By George Allen, Navigation Office, Stone, Staffordshire. Sold in sheets, or on canvas, neatly fitted up on rollers or in cases, from 7s. to 13s. each.

Plans and Views of the Abbey Royal of St. Denis, the ancient Mausoleum of the Kings of France. Imp. 4to. 10s.

An Economical History of the Hebrides and Highlands of Scotland. By T. Walker. 2 vols. 8vo. 11. 1s.

TRAVELS.

A Sketch of the present State of Caracas, including a Journey from Caracas through La Victoria and Valencia to Puerto Cabello. By Robert Semple, author of “ Two Journeys in Spain,” &c. &c. 6s. boards.

VOYAGES AND TRAVELS.

4to.

Voyages and Travels in the years 1809, 10, and 11, in Gibraltar, Sardinia, &c. By J. Galt.

11. 16s. Narrative of a Passage from the Lland of Cape Breton, across the Atlantic Ocean. By J. Luce. 8vo. 2s.6d.

London: Printed by C. Roworth,

Bell Yard, Temple Bar.

THE

QUARTERLY REVIEW.

JUNE, 1812.

Art. I. Present State of the Spanish Colonies ; including a

particular Report of Hispaniola, or the Spanish Part of Santo Domingo; with a general Survey of the Settlements on the South Continent of America, as relates to the History, Trade, Population, Customs, Manners, &c. with a concise Statement of the Sentiments of the People on their relative Situation to the Mother Country. By William Walton, Jun. Secretary to the Expedition which captured the City of Santo Domingo from the French; and Resident British Agent there. 2 vols. 8vo. Lou

don, Longman. 1812. А MONG those who have suddenly received the inspiration of

authorship, few were ever placed in a more favourable situation than Mr. Walton when he produced his book on the Spanish colonies. He had lived from his early years in Spain ; he knew the language of the country; and was thoroughly conversant with the manners of the inhabitants. He had stolen, it appears, many hours from the commercial pursuits in which he was educated, to employ himself in collecting such information about the country as its actual state and the nature of its government would allow. Scarcely had he arrived in England when an insurrection broke out which threatened Spain with the loss of her richest possessions, while she was nobly

struggling for freedom against the oppressor of the Continent. The people of Great Britain, who considered the cause of Spain as their own, could not look on with indifference, whilst the Spanish nation was on the eve of forfeiting the hopes of her own liberty by imprudently engaging in a destructive war with her colonies. What were the grounds of so ill-timed a contest, whether it could be avoided, what might be hoped or feared from the character of the contending parties, were questions universally canvassed; and whoever could add to the scanty stock of information which we possessed upon those heads, was sure to be listened to with interest.

But unluckily, Mr. Walton was too ambitious to be useful. Instead of the humble detailer of such facts and observations as the contracted scenes before him readily furnished, he aspired to be

VOL. VII. NO, XIV.

R

come

« PrécédentContinuer »