Mooriana; Or, Selections from the Works of J Moore, Illustr by Notes, by F Prevost and F Blagdon

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General Books LLC, 2009 - 152 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1803. Excerpt: ... GENERAL INDEX TO THE SECOND VOLUME. A. Page ABSOLUTION and extreme unction, a serio-humorous dialogue between a priest and a soldier on a dying negro---------------1 Avalanches, account of them--------239 Audience, (French and English theatrical) picture of-88 Aura Epileptica described---------35 B. Bailiff (the) of London 221 Basil, description of-----------27 Beauty, (female Italian) description of 233 Beggars, the name of the Dutch heroes 37 Be Jiceolc ncc (heroic), an anecdote------115 --pleasures of----------236 Benevolus, characteristic anecdote of------157 Bern, description of--------..-44 Blood, (the circulation of) a glorious discovery due to Dr. Hervey---37 Boy, (the workhouse) an humorous dialogue---150 Bravo, (Captain) sketch of the life and adventures of 218 Brunswick, description of---------136 Brute creation, (eulogy on the)--221 VOL. II. x c. Page Card (a polite)-----225 Castle, (the, and the modern cottage orne) inspire va-rious sentiments-----------14 Catholics, (staunch Roman)---13 Catholicism, and Protestantism, a dialogue on their na-ture----.----85 Centuries, (scientific errors of the 15th and 16th)-267 Chance amateur, an anecdote, --------21 Characters, (fashionable) picture of-193 Charity, (fashionable dialogue on)-------234 Cicisbeo, (character of a male and female)----109 Clown, (Die)-- -_--216 Clement XV. (picture of)---------H6 Club, (the jacobin)--its origin and effects----166 Commercial and non-commercial towns--while the first are the seat of religious indifference, the second are that of superstitious piety--------289 Concluding scene of nature, (description of the)--69 Connoisseur, (the) an anecdote-------92 Convulsions, (political) produce great men---_ 99 Coquettry, far from being innocent------21 Cordey, (Maria Cha...

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