on English Dialects—Death of Dr. P. P. Carpenter—Of
Miss M. Carpenter—' FalstafFs Letters'—Origin of the Tele-
phone—'The Materia Medica of the Hindus'—'Notes on
Irish Architecture '—Death of Mr. William Longman—Mr.
Swinburne on Charlotte Brontii—Mr. Stanley's Explorations
—Conference of Librarians—The Library Association and the
Index Society Founded—Messrs. H. S. King & Co.—Folk-
Lore Society Founded—Obituary of 1877—Jubilee of the
Athenaum—Death of Dr. Doran—Of George Cruikshank—
The St. Petersburg Gazette—,' Bibles in the Caxton Exhibition'
—Death of Dr. R. Carruthers—Women and the University
of London—'Characteristics of Leigh Hunt'—'Life of Dr.
Brock'—Cyprus—Death of Prof. Oldham—Gibbon—Mr.
Bond—Dr. Waddington's 'Congregational History'—Rev.
Francis Hodgson—Death of G. H. Lewes—Of Major Whyte
Melville—Of Princess Alice—Obituary of 1878 ... 355-409
'Old and New London'—Holyoake's ' History of Co-opera-
tion'—Death of C. J. Wells— Good Words and Sunday Ma-
gazine—' Life of the Prince Consort'—Monier Williams on
Indian Theism—Hellenic Society Founded—German " Special
Correspondents " — Webb's 'Irish Biography ' — Death of
Joseph Gurney—Of Sir Rowland Hill—Of Thomas Long-
man—Mr. Ebsworth and the 'Roxburghe Ballads '—Death of
John Blackwood—Le Livre—Death of Mr. Delane—Cen-
tenary of the Times—Death of Serjeant Cox—The Old
Library, Birmingham—The ' Eikon Basilike'—Bibliography
of 'Uncle Tom's Cabin'—Obituary of 1879—Death of Hep-
worth Dixon—Of Augustus Meves—'Life of Mary Carpen-
ter '—Death of Edward Chapman—' Life of the Prince
Consort '—Mr. John Morley Editor of the Pall Mall Gazette
—Death of J. Hamilton Fyfe—Of J. R. Planche—Of W. T.
Thornton—" When all Thy mercies "—Death of Tom Taylor
—Mr. Burnand Editor of Puttch—M. Pasteur—The Art
yournal—Grego's 'Rowlandson'—Harvey and St. Bartho-
lomew's Hospital—Death of James Imlach—Of W. H. G.
Kingston—Shelley's Prose Works-Death of W. H. Wills-
English as a Universal Language—Thomas Frost's 'Recol-