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56. The Cobler, or a Wife of Ten Thou- pair of scales preceded bis body, indi-
sand," 1774. -" The Metamorphoses, cative of the justice of his views. One of
and "The Seraglio," 1776.-" The Qua his friends'ntade an oration over his grave,
ker," 1777. " Poor Vulcan," " The illustrative of his public and private
Gypsies,».-* Rose and Colia,” “TheWives qualities.
Revenged," and "Annette and Lubin," P: 503. a. The late Henry Vernon, esq.
1778." The Chelsea Pensioner," and was reckoned one of the best-bred men in
« The Mirror, or Harlequin Every Where," England. When a boy, he was page to
1779.-" The Shepherdess of the Alps," George II. and in days when Courts were
and “ Harlequin Freemason," 1780. more highly bred than they are at present.
“ The Islanders,” and “ The Marriage Among the many whimsicalities in which
Act,” 1781.-" The Graces;" 1782. he indulged, was buying up every singu-
“ The Cestus,” “ Harlequin the Phantom larly coloured horse. The one he gene.
of a Day," " The Lancashire Witches,” rally rode was spotted like a leopard.
and “ Long Odds," 1783, .-" Clump and P. 604. The late Rev. C. Millard re-
Cudden,” and “ Liberty Hall;" 1785. signed the office of Precentor several years ·
“ Harvest Home," 1787. Of his other ago. He very early discovered a decided
publications,' the principal were, “ The talent for music, and, when a boy'at Ox.
Devil," 2 vols. 8vo. 1785.-" The By- ford, was thought equal to sing in a duet
stander,” 4to, 1787.--Musical Tour,” 4to. with the celebrated Signora Frasi ; his
1787.-" Hannah Hewitt," a novel, 1792. voice afterwards settled into a tenor, re-

"The Younger Brother," a novel, 1793. markably pure and equal in its tóne. He

" History of the Stage,” 5 vols. 8vo. was a pupil, while at the University, of the 1795.--His “ Professional Life,” 4 vols. celebrated Dr. Hayes, whence he removed 8vo. 1802. -“ Observations on a 'Tour to Norwich cathedral. He was certainly through England and Scotland,” 4to. 1303. one of the best church-singers of his "Henry Hooka," a novel, 1806.

time ; his excellent voice was directed by P. 300. b. The late Mr. T. Spence de a most correct ear, and his style of sing. vised and published a plan, by which all ing was pure, chaste, and expressive. human kind could be provided with sus P. 606. The late Arch. M.Laurin, esq. tenance without pauperism. In 1801 he was author of many papers in the Scots met with a state-prosecution, 'was con Magazine, and wrote several valuable arvieted, and endured a year's incarceration, ticles for the Edinburgh Encyclopedia. and was also subject to a fine, of which " He was a member of the Edinburgh Instibe ever after boasted, and used to say it tute, and delivered a course of lectures would be the means of one day ushering there on the philosophy of history, in the his doctrines into universal notice. His Spring of 1812. In his manners he was remains were attended by a numerous unassuming and reserved; and he died in throng of political admirers. Appro the prime of life, deeply and deservedly priate medallions were distributed, and a lamented.

METEOROLOGICAL Table for March, 1815. By W. CARY, Strand. Height of Fahrenheit's Thermometer. Height of Fahrenheit's Thermometer.

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BILL OF MORTALITY, from Feb. 22, to March 21, 1815.
Christened.
Buried.

2 and 5 110. 50 and 60 130 Males - 872 Males

5 and 10 56 60 and 70 118

1341 Females Females 688

10 and 20 44 | 70 and 80' 88 Whereof have died under 2 years old 358

20 and 30 977 80 and 90 60 Peck Loaf 3s. 11d. 38. 10d, 3s. 11d. 3s. 1.1d.

30 and 40 126 90 and 100, 16 Salt & l. per bushel; 4-4d. per pound.

40 and 50 138

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160 1632

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AVERAGE PRICES of CORN, from the Returns ending March 18.
INLAND COUNTIES.

MARITIME COUNTIES.
Wheat, Rye Barly | Oats Beans

Wheat Rye Barly Oats Beans. 's. d. s. d. s.

d. s. d.

s. d. s. dos. d. s. d. s. d. Middlesex 60 200 0 29 1/250 32 3|Essex 56 4/29 028 022 01309 Surrey 65 0136 028. 0126 636 4||Kent 60 **1 626 223 031 8 Hertford 58 028 029 1022 10/36 2Sussex 62 000 025 021 6/34 0 Bedford 67 500 0 23 429 931 4 Suffolk 60 3100 0 25 4/205/27 11 Huntingdon 63 300 0.28 719 10128 2 Camb. 62 5100

0 22 10 16 3299 Northamp. - 65 800 026 818 4/29 9|Norfolk 61 6130 622 919 128 6 Rutland 69 600 0 26 3 20 638 6 Lincoln 62 500 027 115 11 27 11 Leicester 70 4/40 030 421 634 0 York 61 745 10/27 5.19 41414 Nottingham 71 039 031 222 639 01 Durham 66 6.00 0142

2/27

0 000 Derby 77 800 035 6 26 10 43 6 Northum. 61, 142 025 10 22 238 10 Stafford 71 1100 032 624 8 42 1||Cumberl. 64 538 2/29 8 25 000 Salop

69 8 52 232 9/26 4100 0 Westmor, 65 6 40 035 226 800 Hereford 68 340

028 1 25 10 38 7|Lancaster 72 000 0 32 10 25 1100 Worcester 71 038 0131 027 1/46 0||Chester 69 000 0/35 221 4100 Warwick 74 8100 031 1124 4140 2| Flint

64 S100 033 622 1000 Wilts 59 4100 0 26 226 444 4||Denbigh 64 900 032 327 2100...O Berks 61 6 00 027 1|25 737 5|| Anglesea 60 000 0 26

6 18 4100 Oxford 69 000 0/25 923 632 3|Carnarvon 64 400 0 29 022 800 Bucks 68 400 029 0123 4 33 8||Merioneth 75 700 0 36

927 500 0 Brecon 71 7151 2150 918 800 0||Cardigan 65 1100 027 016 00 0 Montgom. 69 - 738 528 922 19/000|Pembroke 56 900 030 714 10100 Radnor 72 2000/29 127 100 0f Carmart. 64 500 0.30 5.16 900 0

Glamorg. 71 900 025 422 800 0. Average of England and Wales, per quarter. Gloucest. '76 700 0 30 10 26 1037 3

*66 6139 4129 212% 6135 4| Somerset '91 100 0 29 719 000 0 Average of Scotland, per quarter :

Monmoutli76 800 0 29 500 000 0 56 0168 0127 9123' 8134 9|Devon 164 6.00 D 28 117 000 0 Aggregate Average Prices of the Twelve Ma-Cornwall :69 1000 0 26 121 400 0 ritime Districts of England and Wales, by || Dorset 66 7100 625 926 1142 which Exportation and Bounty are to be|Hants 162 100 027 224 933 0 regulated in Great Britain................... ......... 100 000 ploo 0.00 0.00 0

PRICE OF FLOUR, per Sack, March 20 : 60s. to 65s. RETURN OF WHEAT, in Mark-Lane, including only from March 13 to March 18 : Total 7,773 Quarters. Average 65s. 101d. Is. 164d. lower than last Return. OATMEAL, per Boll of 140lbs. Avoirdupois, March 18, 285.78.

AVERAGE PRICE of SUGAR, March 22, 585. 8 d.

PRICE OF HOPS, IN THE BOROUGH MARKET, Mareh-27 : Kent Bags 61. 6s. to 91. Ds. Kent Pockets

51. Os. to 81. 8s. Sussex Ditto ......... 61. Os. to 71. 16s. Sussex Ditto

41. 15s. to Essex Ditto ........... 61. 10s. "to Blo Oso [iFarnham? Ditto..........10l. Os. to 121. Oso

AVERAGE PRICE OF HAY AND STRAW, March 27; St.James's, Hay 41. 4s. Od. Straw 11, 16. Od.-Whitechapel, Hay 41. 145. 6d. Straw 11. 16s. Clover 61. 16s, 6d. Smithfield, Hay 41. 17s. 61. Straw 11. 15s. Ud. Clover 61, 10s. 6d.

SMITHFIELD, March 27. To sink the Offalper Stone of 8lbs. Beef

....48. 8d. to 6s. Od. | Lamb......... ..........8s. Od, to 9s. 4d.

.....5s. 8d." to 6s. 8d. Head of Cattle at Market March, 17: Veal .... 6s. Od. to 7s. 4d. Beasts

Calves 170,Pork

..... 6s. Od. to 7s. Od. Sheep ...... 3,600. Pigs 340. COALS, Marop 27: Newcastle 46s. Od.-58s, 3d. Sunderland 51s. Od. SOAP, Yellow, 90s: Mottled 100s. Curd 1045. CANDLES, 13s. Od. per Doz. Moulds 14s. 6d. TALLOW, per Stone, 8tb. St. James's 45, 63d. Clare Market Os. Od. Whitechapel 4s. 8d."

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THE AVERAGE PRICES of NAVIGABLE CANAL SUARES and other PROPERTY, IR

March 1815 (to the 25th), at the Office of Mr. Scott, 28, New Bridge-street, London. Neath Canal, 2401, ex Half Year's Dividend, 71. 10s.- Leeds and Liverpool, 2141 ex Dividend. -Warwick and Birmingham, 2731.-Monmouth Canal, 165l. ex

831.-Lancaster, 201.-Grand Union, 701.-Sedend 101. clear.-Grand Junction, 2151.--"Rochdale, 581—Kennet and Avon 201.— vern and Wye Railway, 351.-Wey and Arun, 331. Discount.-West India-Dock, 1541 per Cent.-- London Ditto, 911.871.Globe Insurance, 1091.--Imperial

491.–Southwark Bridge 61. 10s. Discount.-Highgate Archway, 91. per Share. -Chelsea Water... Russell Ditto, 187. 18. ---Covent-Garden Theatre, 4002. 4051. — Drury-Lane New

Discount.--Ellesmere,
Ditto, 561.
New

EACH DAY'S PRICE OF STOCKS IN MARCH, 1815.
Bank SperCt. 3per Ct. 4perCt 5 perCt| B.Long) Irish | Imp. Imp. India Sou Seal 3 per Ct. India Ex. Om.
Stock

Red. Cons. Cons, Navy Ann. 5perCt. 3perCt. Ann. Stock. Stock. South Sea Bonds. Bills. nium.
257 634654 814 93 164

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1 pr. 41 Adis.
257 64 63%
164 93 624

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The highest and lowest Prices of 3 per cent. Consols and Omnium are given. RICHARDSON, GOODLUCK, & Co.

felisted by Nichols, Son, and BENTLEY, Red Lion Passage, Fleet Street, London.

THE

GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE:

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LONDON GAZETTE

Cornw.-Corent. 2 GenerAL EVENING

Cumb... Doncast. M.Post-M.Herald

Derb.-Dorchest. Morning Chronic.

Durham - Essex Times-M. Advert.

Exeter 2, Glouc. 2 P.Ledger&Oracle

Halifax-Hants 2 Brit. Press-Day

Hereford, Hull 3 St. James's Chron.

Ipswich 1, Kent 4 Sun--Even. Mail

Lancast.-Leices. 2 Star-Traveller

Leeds2, Liverp. 6 Pilot---Statesman

Maidst. Manch.4 Packet-Lond.Chr.

Newc.3.-Notts. 2 Albion--C. Chron.

Northampton Courier-Globe

Norfolk, Norwich Eng. Chron. --Ing.

N.Wales Oxford 2 Cour d'Angleterre

Portsea-Pottery Cour. de Londres

Preston-Plym. 2 150therWeekly P.

Reading-Salisb. 17 Sunday Papers

Salop-Sheffield2 Hue & Cry Police

Sherborne, Sussex Lit. Adv. monthly

Shrewsbury Bath 3—Bristol 5

Ştaff. Stamf. 2 Berwick-Boston

Taunton-lyne Birmingbam 4

Wakefi.- Warw. Blackb. Brighton

Worc. 2-YORK 3 Bury St. Edmund's

IRELAND 37 Camb.-Chath.

SCOTLAND 24 Carli.2--Chester 2

CONTAINING Sunday Advertiser Chelms. Cambria.

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Jersey 2. Guern. 2. Meteorological Diaries for March & Apr.290,382 Some of Bowyer's Conjectures unfounded...325

Miscellaneous Correspondence, &c. ARCHITECTURAL INNOVATION, No. CCIII...326 Select Epitaphs291.-Milton's Marriages, &c.292 Review of Dew Publications, viz. Gray's MSS. on History of English Insects 293 Preces, &c. &c. in usum Scholæ Paulinæ,.329 Improvement of the Serpentine River ...... 294 Frere's View of the Prophecies of Daniel,&c.332 A worthy Relation of the heroic Nelson.....295 Forby's Letter to the Bishop of Norwich...335 Decayed Black Troops. Hist. of Somerset 296 The Velvet Cushion, by Mr.Cunningham..337 History of Lancashire.- Napoleon's Pillar ibid. Buonaparte's Retreat out of Russia.........339 Swaff ham-Two-Churches, co. Cambridge.. 297 Giraud's Campaign of Paris in 1814......340 Description of Babraham, co. Carnbridge..298) Chad's Narrative of Revolution in Holland ibid. Revival of Shakspeare's " Richard II.”.....302 Rouse's Doctrine of Chances, &c............341 Silver Tokens issued at Newcastle..........303 REVIEW of New Musical PUBLICATIONS...346 Verses on the Death of Miss Harriet Leigh 304 LITERARY INTELLIGENCE....

.347 Shakspeare's Bust, &c.--CavendishBridge 305 Select POETRY for April, 1815......350-352 Mr. Hull's Inscription on W. Shenstone...ibid.

Historical Chronicle. Letter of Dr. Burnet to Madam Wharton 306 Interesting Intelligence from Lond. Gazettes 353 Letter of Richard Pace to Cardinal Wolsey 308 Proceedings in present Session of Parliament357 Custom-house and Post-office in 1677.....309 Abstract of principal Foreign Occurrences..362 Thomas Warton ?-Manor of Boconnoc...310 Country News 367.-DomesticOccurrences368 Character of Rev. Sir J. Stonhouse, bart...311 Theatrical Regist. Promotions, Preferments369 Modern Jews.-- Defender of the Faith ?.....312 Births, and Marriages of eminent Persons 370 A Second Address to Unitarians.......... .313 Memoir of the Rev. John Hey, D. D.......371 Remains of Winchester Palace, Southwark 316

- George Ellis, esq. F.R.S. F.S.A. ibid. Mr. O'Brien’s Chapel at Clonakilty.........319 Obituary, with Anec. of remarkable Persons 372 Mr. Belsham on the Address to Unitarians 320 Bill of Mortality-Prices of Markets, &c. 333 Classical Sayings.-Remarks on Taxation 323 | Canal, &c. Shares-- Prices of Stocks 384 Embellished with beautiful Perspective Views of SWAPPHAM-Two CHURCHES in Cambridgeshire; and of CAVENDISH Bridge over the Trent, near

Castle. Donington, in Leicestershire.

By SYLVANUS URBAN, Gent.

Printed by Nichols, Son, and Bentley, at CICERO's Head, Red Lion Passage, Fleet-str. London;

where all Letters to the Editor are desired to be addressed, POST-PAID.

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