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EMBELLISHMENTS.

PAGE

1. View of St. LEONARD's Hill, THE SEAT OP Earl HARCOURT

125

2. View of Iver-GROVE, THE SEAT OF LORD GAMBIER

• 126

3. Ladies' MORNING Dress

181

4.

Evening DRESS

ib.

5. A French BED AND DECORATION OF THE CHAMBER

185

6. MUSLIN PATTERNS.

CONTENTS.

VAGE

PAGE

MISCELLANIES.

MUSICAL REVIEW.

Views of COUNTRY Seats.--St. Leonard's

P’IANO-FORTE.

Hill, the Seat of Earl HarcouNT 125 RIMBAUI.T'S Arrangement of Rossini's

Iver-Grove, the Seat of Lord GAMRIER . 126 Overture to Matilde e Corradino 172

The Confessions of a Rambler. No. VI. 127 Purkis's Selection of Favourite Airs from

The Parting : from “ Recollections of Rossini's “ La Donna del Lago" 174

an Eventful Life; by a Soldier” 120 || RIMBAULT's Adaptation of Mozart's Grand

History of a Coquette (concluded) 132 Symphony

ib.

Character of Cardinal de Richelieu . 136

Select Italian Airs

175

Remarkable Dream

139

French Romances

ib.

Lisbon and the Portuguese, extracted

Spanish Bolero and Walz ib.

from Letters written in 1821 and 1822 Arthur's Serenada

ib.

(concluded)

143 HOPKINSON's Introduction and Rondo ib.

Madalena, or the Consequences of Elope-

ORGAN.

ment

145

Cum Sancto Spirito, Grand Chorus from

Ghost STORIES, No. v.-The Drilled

Mozart's Mass

176

Goblins, . i

Parisian Gambling-House Dinuer

VOCAL MUSIC.

The Complaints of a Half-Pay Officer;

Vocal Anthology, Part IX.

176

or, Was it so Twenty Years ago? ... 156

Banisten’s “ Love wakes and weeps ib.

Gaelic Relics. No. X.-The Stranger

Voict's " County, Guy"

177

Grave, or Mackildonich and the Son

FINE ARTS.

of Alpin

160

Exhibition of the British Institution ib.

Noble Exercise of the Power of Beauty 161

Timber- Rafts on the Rhine .

162

FASHIONS.

ANECDOTES, &c. HISTORICAL, LITERARY,

LONDON FASHIONS, Ladies' Morning

and PERSONAL.- Fontenelle-Oracular

Dress

181

Saying of Thomas de Rymer-F'.sti-

Ladies' Evening Dress

ib.

city of the Flea-Human Stature.com

General Observations on Fashion and

British Cedars-Statue of Peter the

Dress

ib.

Great-Etiquette of the Court of Flo.

French Female Fashions

18:3

rence-The late Rev. Dr. Fordyce-

FASHIONABIE FURNITURE, A French Bed

White Mourning - Taliesin - Tudor

and Decoration of the Chamber 185

Vaughan ap Gronó- Ancient Welch

INTELLIGENCE,

Fortification.

162

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LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC

The Emigrant: A Sketch from Life

A Nobleman apprehended on his own

POETRY.

Warrant

168 " To the Author of “ The Pilgrim's Tale" 186

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, 165

.. ib.

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THE THIRD SE R I E S.

Vol. III.

March 1, 1824.

No. XV.

VIEWS OF COUNTRY-SEATS.

ST. LEONARD'S HILL, THE SEAT OF EARL MARCOURT. The very fine situation of this ele- || ent importance to be fit for the occagant abode must be seen to be ap- sional residence of Wm. Pitt, Earl preciated. It stands on the brow of of Chatham, who took great delight a commanding and finely wooded hill, in retiring for a short time to this in the immediate vicinity of Windsor beautiful spot, when he was secretary Forest, and surrounded by an im- at war. It came into the possession mense extent of the richest country. of the Countess-Dowager of Walde

Our View of the House is from grave, afterwards Duchess of Glouthe Lawn, shewing in the distance cester, who added so considerably to Windsor Castle, which is seen to the old building as to render it truly most advantage from this spot, and comfortable. A colonnade extends forms, with Eton College, a principal from the conservatory in front of the feature in this noble scene, which breakfast-room and hall to the main extends across the rich uplands of building, forming a pleasing connecBuckinghamshire, and embraces tion, enriched with columns and de. Middlesex and Surrey. The house corations in the Roman Doric order, is very irregular in its construction, || which, with its treillage, the variety which is generally the result of fre- of plants and flowering shrubs that quent additions. The site was for- grace the entrance, and its irregumerly occupied by a gamekeeper's larity of surface, produce an effect lodge only, but it became of suffici- | in the highest degree elegant, pleasVol. III. No, XV.

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