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28. At Aberdeen, Mifs Jessy Boyle, 9. The remains of the late Earl of Reldaughter of Mr John. Boyle, Bookseller. lie, a Captain of the Fifeshire Fencible Cau

Mrs Giblon, Relict of Mr Alexander valry, were deposited in the North Aisle of Gibson, farmer in Gilchirstland.

Foulkstone church, in which town his Lorda 29. At her father's house, High School ship’s troop happened co be quartered at the yards, Miss Masterton.

time of his death. 30. At the Manle of Kinghorn, the Rev. 10. Mis Mariane Stewart, relict of the John Usher.

late Colonel Alexander Murray, of CrinAt Gloucester, the Rev. Josiah Tuckec, geltie. D. D, and Dean of that Cathedral; well 11. Patrick Carnegy, Esq. of Lower, in known for his great abilities as a Divine the Soth year of his age. and a Politician. His numerous and valu 12. At Rose Farm, the Rev Mr William able publications on these subjects, are well Ross, minister of the Gaelic church of Croknown to every Literary Person.

marty. At Woodbridge, in an advanced age, Mr, At Kirkintilloch, Thomas Kinoiborough, Francis Kerridge, onc of the Yeomen of the late Deacon of the incorporation of taylors Guard. He was the person who, some years in Glasgow. The singular deportment of fince, fortunately preferved his Majesty from this person through life did not fail to atthe affassinating hand of Margaret Nichol. trad the particular observation of those fon,

around him; and the following may serve At Donaghadee, Ireland, Mr Alexander as a specimen of his whimsicality and eccenCairns, Surgeon.

tric turn, which he carried with him even At Fairfield, Mr Andrew Carrick, eldest to the grave. Of his dissolution (which, fon of Mr James Carrick, merchant, Glasgow. from the gradual decay of nature, he had

At his house, in Rose Street, Edinburgh, foreseen, and expected would shortly hapMr George Neillon, late in the service of pen), he talked with astonishing indiffethe East India Company.

rence, and occupied himself much in giving Nov. I. At Belfast, Mr James Weir, ar. directions about the event, and in preparbistant staff surgeon, in that district. ing the usual kind of attire which enwraps

2. At Woodend, niear Stirling, Alexander the mouldering frame and ornaments the Stewart, Esq. of Achnacon, in the 38th year gloomy manions of mortality. Some little

time before his death he commissioned a George Lockhart, Efq. of Newhall, coffin; and, being yet able to work at his at Exmouth, in Devonshire.

trade, he set about making, and finished his 3. At her mother's house in Crichton own grave clothes-put them on-viewed Itreet, Miss Elizabeth Dickson.

himself in a glass, and, after adjusting with At Montrose, Mr John Mill, Watch- great care every defect, (or rather what he maker.

deemed such) he fridly enjoined those 5. At Edinburgh, Mrs Anne Spens, Re- whom he wilhed should perform this office lid of Dr. Hary Spens, late Professor of Di- for him for the latt time, to be careful to fit vinity in the University of St. Andrews. them on with a fimilar precision and exact.

Miss Margaret Irvine, eldest daugh- Dess. It would appear he had contracted ter of the deceased Alexander Irvine, Esq. no small averfion to the female sex, from of Drum.

his having fignified, by a provincial phrase, 6. At Bankend, Mrs Gow, wise of Mr (upon writing down the names of his faWilliam Gow, merchant, Glasgow. vourites who were to attend his funeral,)

-. At Dumfries, Mrs Wauchope Rid- that if any woman were admitted among dell, daughter of the deceased Walter Rid. the company, he would rise and fail the dell, Esq. of Glenriddel, in the gilt year of byke, (or, in other words, dismiss the assem.

biy.)– He made a will, which is in many - At Ormiston, the Hon. Mrs Barclay refpects curious; and one bequeft especially Maicland.

exhibits the vanity of the testator, namely, 7. At Whitby, Mr. Andrew Watson, to the poor five pounds; but this sum not youngest son of Capt. Andrew Watson. to be paid till the deed be recorded in a con

8. At Dunfermline, much and justly re- fpicuous place in the church. gretted, Mr Andrew Adie, writer, and one At Gulen, William Cochrane of of the Magiftrates of that place.

Muirfield, Efq. 9. Mrs Napier, ot Kilmanew, in the 75th 13. John Craw, Esq. of Gladshot, writer year of her age.

in Haddington. He possessed many rare, At Crabstone, Miss Margaret Smith, and amiable qualities, was long eminent and daughter of Adam Smith, Esq. late Collec- faithful in his profession, and singularly ufe. tor of the Customs at Alloa.

ful in the public business of the county. His At Glasgow, Mrs Mary Campbell, loss will be long and deeply felt and la; relict of the late George Campbell of Elifter, mented by his family and friends, the No. in the Iland of Jamaica.

blemen and Gentlemen of East-Lochian..

of his age.

her age.

INDEX for Vol. XIV.

EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NEW SERIES;

From July to December 1799, (inclusive.)

LITERATURE, SCIENCE, ARTS, HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY, POLITICS, &e.

A

26

163

afcribed to,

Page

Page
DDB Ess of Parliament to the King, 223 Fashionable Life, difipation of the mo-

Anecdotes of Handel, 265–). C. dern habits of,
Smith, 269-Lord Charlemont, 339, Fitzsymons, trial of the Rev. Mr,

75
Germans and Hungarians, 340 Fortunate Hindoo, a tale,
Mines of Schemnitz, 341-Elector of Gisborne's Walks in a forest, character
Saxony, ib.--Elector Palatine, 342— of,
Empress of Germany, ib.

Gleaner, 2, 83, 163, 243, 322, 403
Anecdotes and Cbaracters,

340 Gibbon, on the Style of, 195, Answer
Alphabets, Origin of,

287
to ditto,

329
Arab Robbers,
359 Gray, letters from Mr,

47
Africa, mode of travelling in, 253 Gazette lctelligence, 63, 148, 227, 307, 392.
Admonitions, medical,

436

460
Books published in London from July Godfred Augustus Burger, life of, 441
to Decemher 1799, 50, 130, 212, 296, Humour, effay on,

44
379

Highwayman, a true fory,

381
Bowles's Poetry, merits of,

83 Heat, an inquiry concerning the weight
Brown, account of Dr John,
105

423
Budget,
147 Indian tale,

23
Births and Marriages, 158, 237, 320, 399 Inch, the seat of Charles Little, Esq. de-
476

sçription of.

407
Barthelemy, life of J:
198 Johnstone, sufferings of Mr,

256
Ballentine and Cleghorn's trial, a18 Junius, letters concerning the author of, 179
Campbell (Dr) his account of the man. Kotzebue's Literary life,

9?
ner in which the memoirs concerning

- Plays, Itri&tures on, 336
the Affairs of Scotland came to be Knowledge, learning and taste, in Great

40 Britain, in the reign of Charles II, hif-
Catalogue of valuable manuscripts,
92

417
Climate, effects of, on the Englifh char. Leaven, magner of making in France, 9Q
acter,

124 Leland account of Dr Thomas, 172
Cato, first night of,

128 Line, legitimate use of the word, 283
Comparative view of life and happiness Masters, account of the Rev. Robert,

in the East and in Europe, 189, 273 Monboddo, account of the late Lord, 37
Copts, Convent of,

359 Millionary Voyage, extracts from the, 117
Circuit Court, proceedings of, 237, 318 Message from the king to Parliament, 146
Copperplate impressions, or prints, easy Matrimonial happiness, rules for,

328
method of cleaning and bleaching, 415 Mysorean empire, revenues and produce
Descriptive poetry, essay on,

3
of the,

343
Deaths, 79, 157, 239, 400, 477

Murray (Honourable Mrs), stridures on
Dwarf, account of aa American,

her Guide to the beauties of Scotland, 374
Dog, account of the Russian,

186 Otaheito--Inauguration of the young
Dar Fur, account of, 276, 347

King-dress, manners, and language;
Directors, impeachment of the French, 184 of the inhabitantsbread fruit, birds,
Denouement, a tale,
134 &c, of chese islands,

117
Female Writers in the eighteenth cen. Ollian, character of Macpherson's, 89
tury,

Queries respecting,

338
Forrest, account of Dr,
22 Orphans protected, a tale,

449
Fox, Ice, account of,

249 Plagiarism detected in the Encyclopedia
Freezing of the Neva, and the Empress Britanica, 5-Answer to ditto, by Dr
Anna's palace of Ice, account of che, 285

86

drawn up,

tory of,

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102

II

Gleig,

Poverty,

91

Page

Page
Poverty, eí. cès of extreme,
12 Time, division of,

440
Poland, latc kiny ut,

18 Vale of Clyde, description of che, 209, 409
Park, account of Mungo, and his travels, Vegetabits, an account of lome experi-
33, 103, 175, 221

ments on the fecundacion of,

431
Parliament, proceedings of, 58144, 221 Weather, Register ot, 7, 8, 162, 242, 322
389.457

402
Painting in Scotland, rise and progress Women, injustice of the mental subordi-
of,

270
nation of,

9
Pius VI character of,

365
Plays on the Chamberlain's licencing, 129

POETRY.
Public Instruction, observations on that Eloquence, an ode,

34
article in the French Conftitution, 169 "To a Bagpipe,

SS.
Privies, cheap method of preventing the Ode for his Majesty's birth day,

56
dilagreeable smell of,
436 Epitaph on Lord Monboado,

ib.
Reminiscences,
16 Solomon and Sheba, an ode,

57
Robertson of Scrowan, anecdotes of, · 207. Ode to Science,

140
Riin Deer account of the,
251 Verses on a vidit to A.

142
Scotland, affairs in, 75, 157, 236 475 The Barber a fragment, of a Pindario
Sweating-houle, account of an Irish,

ode,

ib.
Spiders, use of, as prognosticators of the Lines on reading a Couplet in the Pur.
weather,
168 suits of Li erature,

217
Style, fashionable use of the word, 192 Sonnet on lecing a beautiful young fe-
Sun orrow, account of Field marfral, 293 male maniac in bedlam,

218
Style, remarks on Dr Johnston's, 351 Puppet Shew,

ib.
Syria and Turkey, obfervations on, .heir A northern prospect, au ode,
government, manners hiltory, learn The Dirge of Attila,

302
ing, public libraries, &c
354 Elegy on Lizzie Weatherston,

303
Saadi or Serpent eaters, account of the One of Herald the Valiant,

304
fa of

357 Sonnets by Miss Seward,
Sandwich, character of Lord,
8 Triumph of Love,

385
3:3 Bear, account wif the

250 Speech of Rotomond to Henry,
Shield of expectation, a tale,
214 Retrospect, a song,

ib.
Suffering and enjoyment contrafted, a Address on the anniversary of the Liter,
tale,
299

ib.
Salmon fishing in Tweed account of, 364 Goody Blake and Harry Gill,

287
Suicide, Historical Remarks on, 446. A dirge,

453
Temple of lupiter Ammon, attempt to Maria, or the Wanderer,

435
penetrate to the,
112 Epitaph on Duke Hamilton,

ibido
Tallness of women, observa:ions on, 261 Song, by Mrs Opie.

456
Times, on the present aspect of the, A11 The Well of St. Keyne,

ibib

220

305

386

ary Fund,

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