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lume, and illustrated with a ground-plan || mann has in considerable forwardness a and a bird's-eye view of the Temple. translation of that part of this collection

Mr. George Cruikshank is engag- which has not yet appeared in an English ed in illustrating two volumes, entitled dress, from a complete copy of the oriTules of Irish Life, written, from ac- ginal, which the eminent Oriental scholar, tual observation, during a residence of || Mr. von Hammer of Vienna, was fortuseveral years in various parts of 'reland; nate enough to meet with during his diand intended to display a faithful pic-plomatic mission at Constantinople. ture of the habits, manners, and condition Mr. A. A. Watts is preparing for of the people.

publication a new edition of his Poetical Mrs. Lanfear has a small volume near- || Sketches, which will include Gertrude de ly ready, entitled Letters to Young Ladies Balm and other additional poems. on their first Entrance into the World; to The Account of Mr. Bullock's Travels which will be added, Sketches from Real and Discoveries in Mexico is expected Life.

to appear early in spring, under the title The series of sketches or tales under of Sir Months in Merico. the title of Sayings and Doings, which A new edition of the Plays of Shakare on the eve of appearing, in three vo- speare, from the text of Johnson, Steelumes post 8vo. are understood to pro- vens, and Reed, with notes, original and ceed from the pen of Mr. Theodore Hook. selected by Mr. Henry Neele, is announc

Miss Benger, author of the Life of ed. It will be illustrated by engravings Mary Queen of Scots and of Anne Bo- from original paintings by G. F. Joseph, leyn, is engaged in another biographical A R. A. engraved by Charles Heath and work, of which Elizabeth, Queen of Bo- other eminent artists. hemia, the most interesting of the Stu- The Rev. T. F. Dibdin will publish arts, forms the subject.

in April next, The Library Companion, It is well known that Galland's French or the Young Man's Guide and the Old translation of the collection of the Thoile Man's Comfort in the Formation of a sand and One Nights, from which the Library, in one very large 8vo. volume. versions into other European languages A highly finished and accredited likehave been made, was so imperfect as to ness of Mrs. Hannah More, engraved by contain only the smaller number of those Worthington, from a painting by H. W. celebrated tales. The public will there- Pickersgill, A. R. A. will be published fore learn with interest, that Mr. Acker- ll in a few days.

Poetry.

TO THE AUTHOR OF “ THE PILGRIM'S While laughing o'er their skilful art,
TALE."

They saw dark Terror gliding by;
As Love and Wit, at eventide,

And letting fall the gifted dart, Were chasing bees in Pleasure's bower,

Wit whisper'd, it was time to fly. Tlrey captur'd one that strove to hide

He found the dazzling shaft, and stain'd For safety in a passion-fower.

Its brightness with a darker bue, Wit cantiously withdrew the sting,

Resolv'd to mingle all it gain'd
And tipp'd an arrow's point anew;

Of others' power with Terror too.
Love plum'd it with a silken wing,
And bath'd the barb in honey-dew.

The magic dart of Love and Wit

And Terror's gifts, can never fail Said smiling Love, “ This shaft will be,

To pierce, yet please, while launches it Thus plum'd and pointed, sharp and feet;

The poet of “The Pilgrim's Tale.". And, though severe its wounds, through thee

M. C. This honey-dew will make them sweet."

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ARTS, LITERATURE, FASHIONS,

Manufactures, &c.

THE

THIRD SERIE S.

VOL. III.

APRIL 1, 1824.

No. XVI.

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EMBELLISHMENTS.

PAGE 1. View OF THI South Front Of St. MARGARET'S, THE SEAT OF THE EARL OF CASSILLIS

. 187 2. THE ENTRANCE FRONT OF Ditto

· 189 3. LADIES' DINNER Dress

242 4. Ball Dress

ib. 5. A CABINET Glass

245 6. MUSLIN PATTERN.

CONTENTS.
PAGE

PAGE
MISCELLANIES.

the Germau Pedestrian- Lieutenant Jobu Oswald

233 Views of COUNTRY SEATS.-St. Margaret's, the Seat of the Earl of CASSILLIS 187

MUSICAL REVIEW. The Loiterer. No. VII.

189

Ries's Twelfth Fantasia for the PianoMadalena, or the Consequences of Elope

forte

236 ment (continuced)

191

STEIL's Arrangement of an Air de Ballet The Ludicrous Mistake

197
by Bishop

238 Gaelic Relics. No. XI.-Ceaneach Mac

BRUGUIER's Arrangement of Bochsa's ceaneach, Primogenitor of the Clan

l'antasia Mackenzie

198

Coccins Companion to the Musical AsThe Unknown Friend .

203
sistant

ih. Letter to Jean Jaques Rousseau, by the Amusemens de l'Opera

240 late William Combe, Esq.

205

Boosey's Selection of Airs by the most Notions of Uncivilized Nations relative

admired foreign Composers

ib, to Writing

. 210

Mayseden's Twelve Waltzes for the pi: Account of Marlemoiselle de Launay,

ano-forte

241 afterwards Madame de Staal

211
GREEN's Preceptive Melodies

ib. Desultory Thonghts on the Arrival and

Overture to Rossini's Otello, arranged Celebration of Birthdays. By J. M.

as a Duet

ib, LACEY

213 Concentrated Sun-Beams: Address of

FASHIONS. the Solar Company

215

LONDON FASHIONS. Ladies' Dinner The Emigrant Bookbinder: from the

242

Dress Portfolio of a Traveller .. 218

Ladies' Ball Dress

ib. Adventures of a Heart: communicated by a Resident in Paris in Juve 1823 220

General Observations on Fashion and
Dress

ib. GHOST STORIES. No. VI.- Apparition

244 French Female Fashions

22:3
of Lady Lee
The Confessions of a Rambler NU. VII 225

FASHIONABLE FURNITURE, - A Cabinet
Glass

245 Some Particulars of Mr. John Lethbridge and his Diving-Machine

230

INTELLIGENCE, The Emigrant: a Sketch from Life (con

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LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC

231 ANECDOTES, &c. HISTORICAL, Literary,

POETRY. and PERSONAL.-Irish Keens-Curious Sorrow's Address to the Poppy. Dy J. Flogging-Match - Auricular Conses.

M. LACEY

247 sion-Jeremiah Clark--Peter Bajus, The Storm: A Fragment

ib.

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A Lesson for Fathers and the Frolicsome Duke in our next.
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The able communication of X. X. would be more suitable to the columns of a newspaper than to our pages, from which political and religious discussions are alike crcluded.

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