Abbildungen der Seite
PDF
EPUB

tional objections—the objections which can neither be removed nor compromisedare first, the alteration of a fixed constitutional principle—the severance of the franchise from beneficial property-and secondly, the overthrow of the landmark of the Relief and Reform bills, so lately and so solemnly fixed and recognised as inviolable by all the parties to those great national compacts;these are what we trust the House of Commons—which has already admitted the second reading by a majority of only fivewill never, when it comes to consider the whole bearings of the question, persist in sanctioning—these are sacrifices of principle and good faith-which we are confident the House of Lords can never sanction, and which the people of England will never tolerate.

The unanimous applause with which the whole Radical and Chartist press have received the bill is no doubtful indication of its real merits and expected effects; and Mr. O'Connell has told the House that the measure will satisfy him and his constituents. That is enough for us. We have shown who Mr. O'Connell's real constituents are, and we know that any measure that satisfies him and them must be another step towards establishing the despotic domination of popery in Ireland.

[ocr errors]

INDEX

TO THE

SIXTY-SEVENTH VOLUME OF THE QUARTERLY REVIEW.

A.
ABERDEEN, Earl of, speech in the House

of Lords, May 5, 1810-correspondence
with Dr. Chalmers and the secretaries
of the non-intrusion committee, 203—
objects of his Loruship's Bill for the
regulation of the Scotch church, 230-
ample powers given to the church
courts, 231--source of the opposition
to the bill, 233—the assertion that it
was changed in its character, during the

negociation, refuted, 237.
American Orators, 1-date of American

eloquence, 2-Henry, 3—his early life,
4—first speech, 5 -- grandest display,
7-elected to Congress, 8—his tri-
umphs, 9— last appearance in public,
and death, 13-character, 14-John
Adams, 16-early life, 17—Otis, ib.
state of parties after the recognition of
the States as a nation, 21 — Fisher
Ames, the American Burke, 22—his
great speech, 24-John Quincey Adams,
25—his vindication of the purity of
North American descent, 26-Josiah
Quincey, 28-William Wirt, 29—Mr.
Justice Story, 32_John Caldwell Cal-
houn, 33—early life, 34-speeches, 35
-John Randolph, ib.-Henry Clay, 36
-Edward Everett, 39- Daniel Web-
ster, 12 — great length of American
speeches, 49—other defects, 51--contrast
between the English and American

nations, 52.
Angling, 182— the lady Juliana Berners,

ib. — specimen of her style, 183 —
Barker's · Art of Angling, 184—his
culinary recipe, 187—Walton's Com-

plete Angler,' 188.
Apothecaries, Society of, 56. See Medical

Reform.
Attwood, Mr. Charles, 261. See Pal.

inerston,

Auchterarder case, the, 218.

B.
Baillie, Joanna, Fugitive Verses, 437–

stage, 438—their character, 441-ex-
tract from · De Montfort,' 442—Songs
and Hymns for the Kirk, 447-romantic
ballads, 449—Birthday Address to her

Sister, 449.
Beaumont, Gustave de, L'Ireland; Sociale,

Politique, et Réligieuse, 117.
Bothwell, Earl of, 315. See Tytler.
Bremner, R., excursions in the Interior of

Russia, 344—his adventurous début in
that country, 357-beards, 358—words
necessary for travelling in Russia, 359
-posting, 360--the Volga, 361—fair
of Nijnii Novgorod, 362— tea, 364—
cookery, 365—hospitality, 366-leech-
trade in the Ukraine, 367—-bugs, 368
-Cossacks, 369_locusts in the vicinity
of Odessa, 369 — incorrectness of Mr.
Bremner's political reflections, 370—
his inaccuracies respecting the language,

antiquities, and manufactures, 371.
British Museum, position of the Etruscan

monuments in, 380_state of the docu-
ments relating to the French revolution,

484.
Buonaparte, Lucien, his Etruscan re-

searches, 389.

C.
Campbell, Colonel, despatches to Lord

Palmerston, 277.
Cargill, W., Mebemet Ali, Lord Palmer-

ston, Russia, and France, 253---charac-
ter of the pamphlet, 258.
Carleton, W., Tales of the Irish Peasantry,

118.
Chalmers, Thomas, D.D., Remarks on the

Present Position of the Church of Scot-
land. What ought the People and
Church of Scotland to do now? 203—
his speech in the debate of 1833, 207–
proceedings in 1839, 219-drift of his
motion, 220_objections to Lord Aber-
deen's Bill, 234-pamphlet on the

abandonment of the veto, 238.
Chantrey, Sir F., 193.
Church of Scotland, affairs of the, 203—

discordant views of the advocates of the

cause of the failure of her Plays on the

E.

liamentary grant for, absorbed in the

encouragement of popery, 584.
England, falsehood of the assertion that

she has any separate interest in the pre-
sent settlement of the eastern question,

300.
Espartero, circumstances under which the

Grand Cross of the Bath was conferred
upon him, 255.

of
1833, 208-evils of the veto, 210-
-Dr. Cook's motion, 212-differences
of the veto acts of 1833 and 1834, 213
---practical operation of the latter, 215—
the rights of the patrons no longer exer-
cised, 218—the Auchterarder case,ib.--
determination of the Assembly to enforce
the law declared by the House of Lords
to be illegal, 222—conduct of the church,
224–Mr. Colquhoun's address, 226–
false position of the church, 227—ex-
tent of the interference of the civil
courts, ib.--they have not persecuted
the church, 228-persecution on the
part of the church, 229—Lord Aber-
deen's bill, 230-rejected, 236-reso-
lution of the majority of the clergy to
proceed with the veto, although illegal,
238—treatment of the suspended minis-
ters, 239—widely spread intimidation
against clergymen who differ from the
majority, 240-decline of the church
in consequence of these schisms, 241–
universal admission that the veto law
has failed, 243—patronage, 244– the
Acts of 1649, 1697, and 1712, relative
to church patronage, 248_state of the
church at the close of the 17th aud
commencement of the 18th centuries,
249_impolicy of vesting patronage in
the church courts, 250-obedience to

the law must be enforced, 252.
Coal, importance of, to all commercial

nations, 373–England and her colo-
nies the chief possessors of coal-mines,

374.
Colquhoun, J., The Moor and the Loch,

182—the true angler is a lover of na-
ture, 193_effects of pike in trout lochs,
194-lly and worm fishing, 195—the

sea loch, 196.
Colquhoun, J. C., address to his constitu-

ents at Kilmarnock, 226—theory of the
law and the constitution, 228-accusa-
tion against Lord Aberdeen's bill, 237
- opinion of the veto act, 243 — his
pamphlet entitled • Ireland : the Policy
of reducing the Established Church,'
541-collection from reports of par.
liamentary committees on Ireland, 567

- exposition of the system of terror
adopted by the priests at elections, 568.
Committee of Public Safety, 481. See

Legros.
Crime in Ireland, from 1836 to 1839, 160.

F.
Federalist, the term explained, 21.
Foreign Policy, 253. "See Palmerston.
France, pretence of, for supporting Me

hemet Ali, 276-error of the French
ministry in fact and argument, 281-
cause of the non-adoption of one of the
only two courses open to France, 292–
the national instinct of France towards
Egypt,' 284-M. Thiers' 'integrity of
the Turkish empire,' 285 — tortuous
policy of his ministry, 256—the alleged
grievances of France, 288-attempts to
overreach the allies, 289—imputation
upon Lord Holland, 290—the real cause
of France's opposition to the proposed
settlement of the eastern question, 292
-expenses of M. Thiers' armaments,

296.
France, society and education in, 391.

See Girardin.

G.
Gallatin, A., the right of the United States

of America to the north-east boundary
claimed by them, 501-spirit in which
the work is undertaken, 502_his de-
finition of Highlands, 519 — opinion
of the report of Mr. Featherstonbaugh
and Colonel Mudge, 528—estimation of
the comparative value of the disputed

territory to the two nations, 540.
Girardin, Emile de, De l'Instruction

Publique en France, Guide des Fa-
milles, 391-contrast of Europe, now
and twenty-five years since, ib.--the
internal barbarism of nations, 396—
social condition of France, 397-
Algiers, 398--object of M. de Girar-
din's work, 400—state of education in
France, ib.--consequences, 402-tide
of population setting into Paris, 103—
remedies, 406—primary education, 107
-provincial schoolmasters, 408—-mu-
sical instruction, 411-importance of
the knowledge of husbandry and do-
mestic economy, 412-state of culti-
vation and produce of France, 413–
the author's plan of agricultural im-

D.
Darnley, Lord, 208. See Tytler.
Dudley, Earl of, 79, See Llandaff.
Durham, Lord, his report on Canada, 477.

I.
Infant labour, 171-juvenile workers from

their , helplessness and vast numbers
demand consideration, 173—their con-
dition described, 174—the lace-trade,
175--silk manufacture, 177--the re-

cently appointed commission, 179.
Intimidation, its extent in Ireland, 148-

160.
Ireland, its evils traced to their source,

511.

provement, 414--landed proprietors of
France, 416 — female schools, 417 --
university education, 418-royal and
communal colleges, 419 — the facul-
ties, 421 — correspondence of French
college education with our public
schools, 423-evils of the French sys-
tem, 424 — professional education
agriculturalists, 426 — the clergy, 129
- mistaken efforts of, 432 — the mis-
sionaries, 433 — the clergy must ac-
quiesce in the existing order of things,
131--remaining contents of M. de Gi-
rardin's book, 435-national education
can alone effect a permanent change in

national character, 436.
Gray, Mrs. Hamilton, Tour to the Sepul.

chres of Etruria, 375-Etruscan vases
long known in England, 376---cause of
the curiosity as to the history of the
Etrurians, 377—their antiquity, 378
inferences from their tombs, 379—ar-
rangement of these monuments at the
British Museum, 380 — collection of
General Gallassi at Rome, 381--locali-
ties visited by Mrs. Gray, 382— Veii,
383—— Necropolis of Tarquinia, 385–
painted tombs, 387–difference between
Greek and Etruscan habits, 388-recent
discovery of Egyptian objects, 389—
tomb of a female, 39-Etruscan rever-
ence for the dead, 391-materials in use

among tliem, 392—repaired vases, 393.
Guizot, M., character of, 290.

J.
James II., course taken by him to establish

despotism and popery, 587.
James, G. P. R., a Brief History of the

United States' Boundary Question, 301
Jerusalem, efforts should be made to give

Christians free access to it, 301
Jesuits, 152, 513. See Romanisin and

Romish Priests.

K.
Kenny, Dr., the head of the Jesuits in

Ireland, 511.
Kinnéar, . . G., Cairo, Petra, and Damas-

cus in 1839, 254.

H.
Henry, Dr., Trifles from my Portfolio, or

Recollections and small Adventures
during 29 Years' Military Service, 453
--the Ganges, 451–Suttee, 155—the
author in love, 457–St. Helena, 461-
Sir Hudson Lowe, 162 - Napoleon,
465 — Barry O'Meara, 466 — attempts
to seduce British officers, 467-death of
Napoleon, 471-effects of his death upon
the island, 472- the Marquis de Mont-
chenu, 473 -- the Doctor in Ireland,
475-Method of quelling a fight, 476-
Canada, Lord Durham's report, 477–
his excursion to the Upper Provinces,
479— Lord Sydenham's first appearance

at Quebec, 480.
Hill, the Rev. Rowland, his knowledge of

human nature, 13.
Holland, Lord, M. Thiers' remarks upon,

290.
Horner, L., on the Employment of Child.

ren in Factories, 171-extracts, 172—
the example of England followed by
other nations, 178.

L.
Legros, M., Révolution, La, telle que c'est ;

ou Correspondance inédite du Comité
de Salut pendant les Années 1793-4, et
5, 481-character of the Histories' of
the French Revolution, ib.—the Paris
press during the Reign of Terror, 482
reasons why a complete history can
never be written, 483 — M. Dechien's
collection of documents, 484-charac-
ter of the papers in the work, 487-ex-
tracts from Carrier's letters, 488-Car-
not's letters, 490- the expedition against
Furnes, 492—death of General Custine,
495-real cause of his execution, 496
-Houchard's fate, 498—Duquesnoy's
letter ordering the execution of four

officers, 499.
Livingston, Mr., letter to Sir C. Vaughan,

on the Americau boundary, 507.
Llandaff, Bishop of, Letters of the Earl of

Dudley to, 79_difficulties in regard to
this publication, 81—the Earl's parents
and hoyhood, 84-education, 85-at
Edinburgh and Oxford, 87—Mr. and
Mrs. Dugald Stewart, 88 - distrust
of himself, 89 - entry into parlia-
ment, 90--friendship for Canning, 91
-political principles, 92— topics of his
parliamentary speaking, 93--becomes
à contributor to the Quarterly, 96—
his forte as a reviewer, 97- specimen of

« ZurückWeiter »