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Essay upon what ought to be, is now become, if it hath any force, a vindication of terms actually concluded." These are the words of this very sensible Writer, in an Advertisement prefixed to the masterly performance before us ; of which, the points contended for being actually settled, it is now unnecessary for us to enter into particulars.

Art. 5. The true Ilhig displayed: Comprehending_cursory Re

marks on the Address to the Cocoa Tree. By a Tory. 4to. IS. Nicoll.

Our Readers will easily guess what kind of a picture a true Tory will draw of a true Whig. The Author is, indeed, a most rancorous dauber. He has painted an ugly devil, and wrote WHIG under it, in staring capitals; with as much propriety as we have seen Queen Anne subscribed to a frightlul Sgure, which otherwise would have been taken for the Turk's Head :

Staring, tremendous, with a threa:'ning eye,

Like some fierce Tyrant in old tapestry. We would advise this angry Writer, to reflect calmly, if his warmth of disposition will permit hin, on his own observation, p. 2. that “ the zeal of party is feldom worthy of praise."—He will also do well to consider, whether it can posibly redound to the true interest of a British King, to be represented as the favourite object of regard with the Tories, and equally diselteemed by the Whigs: which, we truít, is by no means a jult representation. His Majesty, we are perfuaded. reigos equally in the hearts of all his subjects; and is neither a King of Tories zor a king of Wigs, but a King of England: as Pope expreífus it, in his letter to Atterbury.

Art. 6. The Trial of the Roman Catholics. By Henry Brooke,

Erg; Author of Guftavus Vala, the Farmer's Letters, &c.
&c. Dublin printed, London re-printed for T. Davies, 8vo.

58. in boards.

The most masterly defence of the Roman Catholics of Ireland, with regard to the common objections brought again't them by their protestant fellow-fuljects; and to the political zeitraints under which they are held by the laws of that kingdom. According to this very fentible and spirited Writer, the Proteitants have been unjustly prejudiced against the Roman Catholics; and the Government hath been unreasonably afraid of them. The form of a judicial process, under which Mr. Brooke has chosen to discuss this important subject, renders his work more entertaining, and, perhaps, more convincing, than it might have proved in that of a continued dissertation ; in which boih files of the question might not have appeared in fuch distinct and contrased lights. Serjeant Statute, and Counsellor Can. dour, argue the several points very pertinently; tho it mult be ob


served, that Mr. Candour, Advocate for the Roman Catholics, has, throughout the whole proceedings, greatly the advantage of the Sera jcant; into whose scale more weiglit might pollibly have been thrown, had the Author aimed at any thing less than to procure the Counsellor a full and compleat victory. Potlibly, however, by overzealously labouring every point in favour of his Clients, he may have fhot beyond the inark, and proved too much.

Few impartial Readers, we believe, will allow, for intance, tkat the horrid story of the general insurrection of the Irih Roman Ca. tholics, 1641, and the maslacre of the Proteitants which entwed, (of which Sir John Temple, and others, have given moit dreadful and thocking accounts) is nothing but an old woman's fably! The author has, indeed, taken great pains to demontirate, that the froteltant world hath been much deceived by partial and aggravated relations of that insurrection; and he haih certainly, in part, fucceeded in his endeavours to extenuate the guilt of the Roman Catholics in this respect ; but it might be no hard task to prove, from his own ac. count of the matter, that they were certainly more culpable than he feems willing to admit. On the whole, however, we cannot but sincerely and heartily recommend this work to the candid consideration of those who are interested in the subject.

The ultimate view of the Author is, to thew the reasonableness and expediency of abating the rigoar of the popiti laws. I would humbly propose, says the able Counsellor Candour, “ That, for the bet- . ter security of his Majesty's crown and government in the kingdom of Ireland, by interesting Irish Catholics in the guardianship thereof; for stopping the perpetual drain of the fpecie or political blood of that nation ; for deriving firength to Irish Protestants, from the good will and assistance of Irish Papills, with whom they are unavoidably, tho' discontentedly, affociated; for acquiring immediate and inconceivable opulence to the State, from the anima:ed induttry of two tbirds * of the people; for doubling the yearly and natural value of Ireland, by giving Papists an interest in the reclaiming of our lands; for giving them cause to oppose our common enemies, by giving them a common itake to retain and defend; for giving them caufe to contribute to our prosperity by admitting them to a legal participation thereof;—it is humbly proposed, I say, that our patriot Legislature, so fludious in other respects for the advancement of their country, should make such an abatement or alteration of the said disabling laws, as, to their superior wisdom and difcernment shall appear requisite, for lessening the many evils that are thereby created ; and for restoring the many benefits that are thereby fupprefied."

To conclude, in whatever light this animated and ingenious performance may appear to the prejudiced and the Bigot, we cannat but assent to the following well adapted lines, which Mr. Brooke has chosen for his motto :

Wherever Truth and Int'reft fhall embrace,
Let Pallion cool, and Prejudice give place.
* The alledged proportion of Parifts in Ireland.


Art. 7. Remarks on the Proceedings of two General Courts Mar-

tial, (lately published) one held at Lincoln, for the Trial of
Lieutenant-Colonel Philips Glover*; the other held at Land-
guard-Ford, for the Trial of Capt. William Lynch t. 8vo.
Is. R. Davis.
It is fully apparent that these Remarks were dictated by the warm
refentment of a person who apprehends himself to have been injured
by the proceedings on the trial of Capt. Lynch; and his motive for
laying before the public his thoughts on the conduct of the other
Court-martial above-mentioned, in which it does not appear that he
was any way perfonally concerned, was, obviously, to contrast the
different behaviour of the two Courts; the one acting in his opi-
nion, with a becoming impartiality; the other, in a very different

The Remarker has certainly the indisputable advantage of
having his opinion countenanced by the highest füffrage; his Majesty
having thought proper to confirm the sentence of the first-mentioned
Court-martial, but not that of the latter.

Lieutenant Covernor Thicknesse, of Landguard-Fort, we appre-
hend, is the present Complainant; and, in truth, he seems to have
met with futricient cause of complaint, according to the representa-
tion of the case, as contained in these Remarks ;—but, nevertheless,
we cannot help thinking, that the ardour of his resentment, how-
ever jufily founded, has carried him too far, in some of his refleci-
ons : and that he has, wandered greatly out of his wav, in his obser-
vations on the effects of popular clamour, as exemplified in the case
of the unhappy Admiral Byng, the affair of Lord George Sackville,
and the stories of Elizabeth Canning, Archibald Bower, and the
Cock-lane Ghost.


* See Review for Augult, D. 154, art. 6.
Review for November, p. 389, art. 18.

Art. 8. A Collection of Travels through various parts of the

World; but more particularly through Tartary, China, Turkey,
Persia, and the East-Indies. Compiled and arranged in
chronological Order, by Mr. Derrick.

2 Vols.
6s. Wilkie.


A Book maker's jobb. Tavernier, Thevenot, Busbequius, Pitts,
and other Travellers, have been plundered to eke out this Pocket-
collection : which, however, may prove very acceptable to young
Readers, who cannot have recourse to Harris's, Churchill's, or Aft-
ley's more voluminous compilations.

N. B. To find any particular Book, or Pamphlet, see the

Table of Contents, prefixed to the Volume.

Absured in the church-Service



ASCLEPIADES, the Physician,

his various character, as exhi-

bited by Sigr. Cocchi, and dif-
objected to, 305;


ferent Writers, 337.
word proposed, ibid.

ATTRACTION, expressly confi.
ACCENT, among the antients, dered by Sir Isaac Newton, as

observations on, 283. Among a mechanical effect, 123.
us, 284 Improperly marked AUTHORITY, human, in religi-
in our Di&ionaries, Vocabula- ous matters, inconsistent with
ries, &c. 285.

Chriftianity, 365, 366.
Accent and QUANTITY, Essay AUTHORS, their right to their

on their different nature, use, own works vindicated, 181.
and application, in the English,



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Air, its use and effees in

vege- 145. Compared to Cicero,
tation, 474

496. Enmity between him
ALCÆUS, the ancient Greek Po. and Sir Edward Core, 497.

et, some account of him and Scolding-bout betwixt them.,
his writings, 247. His Hymn

ib. He traduces the memory
in praise of Harmodius and of the great Cecil, 498
Aristogiton, 248. Translated, BAINE, Mr. his account of his

own disorder in the kidneys,
ALLEGORIES, defined, 110. Dif- and cure, 100.

tinguished from Metaphors ib BARD, Mr. his account of an ex-
ANACREON, some account of traordinary Uterine Fetus,

him and his writings, 246. 195
ANIMALS, degeneration of, dif- BARKER, Mr, his account of a
cussed, 45.

remarkable Halo, 328.
ANTROBUS, Mr. his account of Baster, his Diffirtatio de 2co-

the amputation of a leg, with. pbyris, 330.

out any hæmorrhage, 100. Bigotry, religious, its horril
ARTHUR and his Knights, the consequences, exemplified in

favourite subject of Milton, 89. the miserable cataitrophe of
ARTICULATION and Pronuncia- Mr. John Calas, 388.

tion, considered, 281, Lsual Body of his late Majeity, ana-
defects therein pointed out, ib.

tomical observations on, 424.
Method to remove them, 282. BOND, Dr. his account of two
ASCARIDES-expelled by Fumi- instances of the success of the
gation, 174.

Bark in fcrophulous cases, 10.4.


BORGIA Cæsar, summary of his CAR AUSIU:, Emperor of Britain,
monitrous crimes, 165.

disputes among Writers con-
Boys, under ten years


age, cerning him, 220.
incapable of being instructed Cases in Phyfic or Surgery,
by reasoning with them, 345. what circumítances are required
Should not be made too docile to make their publication use-
and tractable, ib. Should be ful and liberal, 121.
fubjected only to the yoke of ne- CAYLEY, Cornelius, curious fpe-
collity, 347. The most proper

cimen of his fpiritual poetry,
exercises for them, 353. Of 236.
whatever condition thould learn Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, his me-
a mechanical trade, 356. From mory ill created by Bacon, +99

their twelfth to their filieenth Defended by Dr. Birch, 499,
year, the proper time to fix the Nore.
iheir attention on scientific ob- CHANDLER, Dr. Cavalierly treat-
jces, it.

ed in the conrroversy about the
BRADBURY, Rev. Thomas, his Man after God's own heart,

receipt to make a zoth of Ja. 57
nuary ferinon, 457.

CHARITY, fuperior to all other
BAKENRIDGE, Dr. his letter Chritia: graces, 403. Enqui-

concerning the term and period ry into the meaning of Charity
of human life, 419,

never fa leth, ib.
BROADFOOT, slexander, his trial CHIVALRY, Iprung from the feu-
for murder, 142.

dal con: itution, 82.

Not an
BUCKINGHAM, Duke of, his low absurd and freakith inftitution,

and puerile manner of writing 83. Favourable to virtue as

letters to James the first, 493. well a. gallantry, 84. Analo.
BUFFON, M. his natural history sy between the Heroes of an-

applauded, 41. His account cient Greece and the Kniglies-
of the degeneracy of horfus, errant of Christendom, 86.

L'is curious hypothesis of How far necesary for the pro-
nature's aconomy, in the pro- tection of the Ladies, 87.
duction and deftruction of all Children, young, their dres
organized beings, 46.

and dici, 25 0. Should have
BUTE, Lord, scheme for an uni- little or no phyfic, ib. Should

on between him and Mr Pitt, learn to bear fickness, 261.

Encomium on both, Should not be treated with tco
312, 313.

much tendernes, 263, 312.

Nor with too much leverity,
ALIMACHUS, his 7 to

264, s.

In what manner
Jupiter, tco cold and un- they thould be taught to read,
animated or the subject, 249. 21 8. The morality usually
Caili,, Abbé de la, his letter taught them abfuid,

relating to the moon's parallax, Should not be permitied to give

a'ms, 349. Canknow but one
Calvix, his cruel perfecution of language, 352. Should not
Serverus, 413.

te preiled 10 learn, 353. Hiri
CANDOVE, the noble and ele-

:y an improper study for
vating erits of its non con-

them, 352.
fummate degree, 32 ;•

foi meir instruction, ib.



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