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LITERARY WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER,

CONSISTING OF

ORIGINAL PIECES AND SELECTIONS FROM PERFORMANCE

OF MERIT, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC.

A WORK CALCULATED TO DISSEMINATE USEFUL KNOWLEDGE

AMONG ALL RANKS OF PEOPLE AT A SMALL EXPENCE,

JAMES ANDERSON, LLD.

FRS. FAS. S.

Honorary Member of the Society of Arts, Agriculture, &c. at BATH; of the

Philosophical, and of the Agricultural Societies in MANCHESTER; of the Society for promoting Natural History, LONDON; of the Academy of Arts, Sciences, and Belles Lettres, DIJON; of the Royal Society of Agriculture and Rural Economy, ST PETERSBURGH ; and correspondent Member of the Royal Society of Agriculture, PARIS; Author of several Performances.

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Arctic news,

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MINOIRS of Sir W. Lockhart, i Moral reflection by Mira,

with a portrait,

On lotteries,-a translation

From Isabella tu Albert, let-

from che French,

103

ter third,

Disadvan:ages of genius, 110

Objects of pursuit consistent To correspondents,

II2

with the duties of a clergy- A description of the civet,

man,

17

with a cut,

113

The traveller, No, 1.

22 On the use and effects of ani-

Extracts from the journal of J.

mal and vegetable food, 115

W. Spencer,

24

From Isabella to Albert, let-

Moral-reflection,

27

ter IV,

122

Arctic acws,

30 Trader political on

The Tartarian mulberry, ib. laws,

131
A curious volcanic production, ib. Reading memorandums,

138

Sketches of the lite of Mr J. An account of a curious petri-

Henderson,

32

faction found in the heart of

To correspondents,

a tree,

143

Statistical notices of America, 41 A discovery in vegetation,-

Lucubrations of T. Hairbrain, 46 manner of propagating ferns, 146

Anecdote of general Reding, 54

Anecdotes of Samuel Bernard, 148

Introductory letter from Arc-

- on the silk

ticus,

59 worm,

149

Letter from Matt. Marlinspike, ib. Observations on agriculture,
A true relation of the inter-

and rearing of fowls,

150

ment, of Charles 1,

63 Anecdote of Magliabechi, - 151

On rearing and fattening geese, 68 To correspondenis,

153
-ducks, - 71 The traveller, No. 111.-Ger-
Extraordinary bridges in Swit-

saw with a plates

153

zerland,

74

On the use and effects of ve.

Arctic news, --Account of two getable and animal food, 162

curious Siberian ring stores, 76 Manufactures in union with

Extracts from the gazette of

improved agriculture, 171

the United States,

Reading memorandums,

177

To correspondents,

80 Arctic news,-Siberian ruby, 181

A description of the ichneu- General diffusion of silver, 182

mon, with a cut,

81 Singular crystallization of silver, ib.

The traveller, No. 11, 84 On characteristic missive let.

Statistical notices of America, -88

A detached remark,

95

Obseryations on the above,

A general critique by Arcticus Letter, duchess of Lenox to

on the Editor and writers of

king James 1.

185

the Bee,

of Bucking-

Additional memoirs of Sir W.

ham to ditto,

187

Lockhart,

100

-duke of ditio to ditto, - ib.

Explanation of the phenome- Important intelligence to ma-

non respecting the caterpil-

aufacturers,

138

har,

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96

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