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201

BOTANY-FERNS AND MOSSES. HOUSEHOLD MATTERS, cont. - Page 1 NEEDLEWORK, cont.-

Page

Page Ginger, Essence of .. ....... 327 · Bouquet, Diamonds and Rubies., 317

Joly

Mock Preserved ........ 147 Chemisette, Embroidered........ 18

August ........

85 Gingerbread

21 Counterpane, in Mosaic Needle-

September

Cake, To make

work

138

October

......... 204 Goose Pudding

203 Jewellery and Precious Stoncs .. 317

November ........................ 265 Herbs, Winter ........... 327 Scarf and Flounce, Lace.......

December

......... 348 Lemon Cheesecakes ............ 203 Table-cover, Heraldic.....

78

CHESS,

Sponge... ........ 327 Veil, Superb Lace......

79

GAMES BETWEEN-

Pudding, Boiled ........ 203 Vest, New Design for a Gentle-

Whey .................. 327

Anderssen and Lowenthal

212

man's......

139

Wine..... .......... 147 Wax-flowers

Anderssen and Lowenthal

Deacon and Greenaway........ 182 Mutton, Sauce for Boiled ........ 203 Waxen Flowers, Vase of........... 19

Drew and Deacon......

62

Nutmeg, Esseuce of.............. 327

GARDENING.

London Chess Club and Phili-

Orange Jelly .................... 147
dorian Chess Club at Amster- Oyster Powder ................... 295 Anemone, Cultivation of the...... 348
dam

151 Peaches, To Pickle .............. 295 Gladiolus, Cultivation of the .... 297
Lowenthal and Kieseritzky

Lily Tribe, Cultivation of the 178, 23T

.... 302 Rice, A Black Man's Recipe to

dress

Mayet and Harrwitz
92

59, 88

......................... 203 Pansy, Cultivation of the ......

Mongredien and Harrwitz...... 32 Salmon, Dried .................. 147 Tulip, Cultivation of the ........ 114
Peregny and Harrwitz

............ 147 HISTORY-AUNT MARY'S CABI-

NET PICTURES

Peregny and Harrwitz ........ 354 Soup without Meat, Italian

Storey and Harrwitz .......... 122 Spanish Flummery ................ 147 Picture XXIII. - Steam Navi-

Szen and Bird ............. 272 Sponge Cake, To make a ........ 203

gation and its Originators...... 68

Summer Drink
PROBLEMS-by-

.................. 147

Picture XXIV.-The Press and
Tea Cakes ...................... 203

Harrwitz................. 122

the Bible....

126

152

Tomato Ketchup ................. 327

M'Combe ................

Picture XXV.-The Bible and

32 62

Tomatoes, To Pickle .............. 295

M'Combe .............. 182 212

Martyrs of Reformation.... 189

M'Combe ............... 212

Vinegar, Thieves' ................... 203 Picture XXVI.-The School.... 247

242

M'Combe .............. 242

Walnuts, To Pickle .............. 147 Picture XXVII. – Treatment of

272

MCombe .............. 302

Yeast, To make................... 327 Criminals ...................... 307

M'Combe .............. 332

354

DOMESTIC MANIPULATION.

LEATHER-WORK-ORNA-

Turton...................

62 92 BOTTLES AND DECANTERS-

MENTAL.

Turton...................

92 122 Cleaning, Drying, Corking,

Animals ........................

19

Turton.................. 152

182

Tying down, Stoppering, and

Arabesques ......................

26

Turton.................... 272 302 Unstoppering ...

55

Borders..........................

26

M'Combe .............. 354 354 CEMENTS-

209

COOKERY, AND HOUSEHOLD

Manufacture and Use ........... 235 Brackets, Screens, & Ornamental

MATTERS.

DIVIDING, POWDERINQ, GRIND- Work generally

................ 343

Apple Jelly......

............ 147

ING, &c. .................... 296 Cabinets ........................ 262

Apples, Preserved

Caskets .......

.............. 147 GLASS-

............... 209

Beef, Potted

........ 295 Cutting, Grinding, and Writing

Chimney-pieces.................. 262

Beer, To prevent Acidity of...... 261 on ...........

113 Console Tables, &c ............... 262

Chops and Steaks, Sauce for

Figures.......................... 119

KNOTS, PACKAGES, PARCELS,

Chowder, (a Sailor's dish) ...... 147

Friezes

26

345
Cycumbers, To Dress............ 295

Medallions ........................ 119

Eggs, To Boil hard

LIQUIDS-

Panels

............. 295

Poached .................. 295

Decanting, Straining, and Fil-

Vase-stands

.................... 209

Filberts, To Keep................. 327

tering........................ 172

MISCELLANEOUS.

Fish, To Dress cold............... 147

EXHIBITION FANCY AND

Allegory, An
- Sauce for .................. 203

NEEDLEWORK.

American Periodic Literature.... 236

Fruits, Cake of Mixed ............ 295 | Artificial Flowers, Group of,...... 19) Animals, Kindness to............. 180

.... 324

Cornis ....

MISCELLANEOUS, cont.-- Page MISCELLANEOUS, cont.- Page POETRY, cont. -

Page

Bachelors, Conversation between Upas Tree ...................... 232

Stanzas

83

Two......

171 Washington...

17 Trifles

233

Bachelor, The

Water Drinker's
.................. 257

Eloquence,
Voice of Other Days........

260

Blackbird, The ...

The..

........ 323

264

Books, Prices of

341

RECEIPTS.

PASTIME.

Breadmaking, Economy of ...... 102

Aperient Pills, Valuable

112

Brewing

Agon, or the Queen's Guards, a

Blacking, Ladies'..

........ 327

Business

new Game of Skill

...... 155

29 Bruises, Stings, &c.

177

Chemical Transmutations ........ 306

Charades......

211, 241, 353

21, 112, 177

Chemistry of Nature....

Conundrums

291

121, 151, 181, 211, 241

Corns, To Remove Soft

112

Chess, Antiquity of .....

Cypher, A, Something that Mr.

....... 122

Curling Fluid.

........... 177

Hobbs is defied to pick ........

Christmas

333

271

Cologne Water

335

Games

351

Enigmas

91, 151, 301, 331

Dentifrice, Invaluable ...... 177, 261

Ciock, a Wonderful.

292

Family Amusements for Winter

Dye, An excellent Yellow, for

Conciliate all Men

Evenings

282

167

Silks, Ribbons, &c. ......

203

Conscience

28

Frederick's, Uncle, Prize Enigma, Facsimile of a Leaf in Copper, To

Conversation

158

given at page 31, vol. 4, Family

make a

21

The Pests of ..... 135

Friend, The Award

239

Furniture, Cream Polish for 103

Second Prize,

Courage

90

Gloves, An Excellent Paste for .. 112

Solution of Enigma given at page

Cup, in a Pie-dish.....

236

Glue, Liquid

................ 21, 117

Death, Consoling idea of

287

31, vol. 4, Family Friend

200

Paste

.................... 327

Diet, A Spare......

49

Third Prize

Gum Water...

327

Domestic Hints.................

solution ....
84

270

Gun Barrels, Instructions lor
Games
Duelling
180

29, 61

Browning

Early Rising

Puzzles.................... 51, 91, 181

19

Hair Dye, Fluid...

... 177

Rebuses......

Education, A Good .............. 330

61, 121, 181 Headache, A Cure for the ........ 327

Riddles......

Eloquence, Instructive ...

28

91, 121 | Honey Soap......

21

Emersonian Treasures ...... 120, 146 Transpositions ................. 61, 91 Hydrophobia

201

Envy, On.......

............... 126

Ink Stains and Iron Moulds, Mix-

As a general rule the Answers to
Epitaph on a Miser .............. 351

ture for Removing

112
Enigmas, fc., upon any given page will

Family Festivities ......... 164

from Wood, To Remove 21

be found at the termination of the

Florists, Results of the Art of the 312

Pustime which next occurs.

Lace, Washing

203

Freezing, New Preparation, for

Leather Cases, To Clean ........ 112

Treezing without Ice

POETRY

Waterproofing of ........ 177

Acids....

57 Aged, Plea for the............... 175 Lip Salve, Superior ..... 177.

Gardener's Privileges

227 Autumn.... ............... 2:0 Marble, To take Iron Stains out of 327

Genius, Men of

....... 189

Birds at Evening

Meat, To Restore Tainted........ 112

...... 111

Good Habits

292 Charity begins at Home.......... 202

Muffs and Tippets, On the Method

Happiness

101 Children, My ....

325 of Making, from The Plumage

Health .......

17 Christmas Carol..

312

and Skins of Birds

112

Heart, The Unfading

339 Deatlı's Final Conquest.......... 342

Oil Paintings, To Remove Dirt

How Hodge goes to London...... 170 December, TO

312

from

327

Industry, Beneficial Effects of.... 18 Departed, The ................. 293

Pains after Exertion

... 112

Influence of a Remark...... 290 “Excelsior"

20

in the Side, Simple Remedy

Isle of Wight, A Sketch in the.... 81 Fable...

233

for

112

Kew Gardens

50 Falling Leaf, The .............. 293 Plate, To remove Black Spots from 327

Lady Travellers, A Hint to ...... 28 Forgiveness..

175 Pomatum, To Colour

***....... 177

Linden Tree

286 Fragment .................... 20, 233

--- Lemon ................. 177

Loans

........ 315 Friendship

20 Poultices, Mustard .. .. ............ 177

Marriage

160 Grace

202 Saline Draughts, Effervescing.... 112

Men, Self-made.......... 252, 286, 310 Irish Girl, The ................... 175 Silk, To Wash

Oatmeal, A Chapter about... 143 Light in the Gloom ............... 145 Silver, To Remove Ink Stains from 327

Odd I'ancies

338

83 Sponge, Lemon ..

327

Patience

101

Love.......

83, 233 Sprains and Bruises, For ........ 21

Philosopher, Sketch of a

110 Love-Melody

202 Stagnant Water, To Purify ...... 327

Poor Boy, The

291 Memory

293 Summer Drink, Refreshing ...... 177

Readers, Different Classes of .... 251 Mother's Eye, A................ 83 Teeth, Simple Means of Removing

Retribution

19

Nature

325 Tartar from the ....

112

Riches and Poverty .............

76 oia Snail and the Fly ..

145 Tin Covers, Preparation for ...... 327

Sheep-shearing ................... 103 On a Storm-beaten Flower at Tooth Powder, A Cheap but Good 21

Stability of True Philosophy .... 255 Evening

202 Tortoiseshell, To Mend

....... 327

Steam, Condensed History of.... 324 Poor Man to his Child .......... 325 Watch and Chronometer Oil...... 281

Statistics, Interesting........ 176, 247 Reconciliation ...............

20 Whitworth Red Dottle, The ...... 177

Sun, Eclipse of the.............. 156 Regret ...

Time

.... 25, 132 Retrospection.................... 342

SCIENCE.

Treasures .......... 210, 234, 294, 326

Robin

........... 260 Grandfather Whitehead's Lectures

Trifles...... 146, 176, 210, 234, 294, 326 Song

........................ 83, 175 to Little-Folks. - Systematic

Unfruitful Tree, the..............

97 Sonnet ......................... 83 Botany

38

SCIENCE, cont.--
Page TALES, cont.-
Page Tales, cont.

Page

Grandfather Whitehead's Lec- How to win Love

273 Two Mistresses, The

42

tures to Little-Folk. Ento- Ilunting Hens' Nests ......... 320 Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra ...... 221
mology ................ 93, 161, 217 | Isabella Burton ....

93

Retrospect ...............

335 Joseph and Castor ..............

45

WORK-TABLE FRIEND.

Little Wood Gatherers ......... 41 Bed Quilt, Knitted, in Stripes.... 106

TALES.
Marriage in the Family, A

63 | Cap, Mohair, for morning wear .. 40

Aunt Lucy

33

Necklace, Story of a ............ 153 D'Oyley, No. 5................... 109

Beethoven as a Boy ............... 303 Old Man's Tale, An.............. 223 -- No. 6..........

...... 227

Cecilia and the Flies

Shoes .......

253
230 Mat, Double-Primrose

168

Challenge, The

123

Paulina and Berenice, A Tale of Neck-tie, Balmoral, in Chinchilla

Chapel-woman of Ville d'Avray .. 137

the Siege of Jerusalem ........ 70 Colours...

228

Dressmaker, The Young

Pearl of The Forty-fifth.

192

10 Sleeve, The Balmoral..........., 289

Events of a Night...
133 Polish Daughter, The, a true Tale

Stocking, A Plain Knitted
Family Friend, Simple History of a 3

of the last century............. 76 Table Cover, Knitted, or Cover

Fatal Joke

313 Prodigal's Return....... ....... 158

for a Sofa Pillow .............. 47

Fisherman's Child

183 Schoolmaster of Bonchurch, The.. 213 Toilet Candlestick, A Mat for a .. 339

Hollow Oak Tree, or Howel Sele's Slave, The Free.....

6

Cover, Handsome Fringe

197 Thrush, The Rescued ............ 255 for, or Anti-Macassar ..........

283

Hour in La Salpetriere ........

130 Two Legacies, The ............. 213 / Watch-pocket....

.............. 107

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Annealing
Astronomy

.... 214
...... 151

Bristol

202 | Engraving, Discovery of ........ 207
[The Nos. refer to the paragraphs.]

Bronzing Powders.. ............. 128 English Language, 'The .......... 271

Advertising.

79 Calcutta, Black Hole at.......... 132 Enlisting

65

Advertisements, Removing Pave- Candles, Economy in

272 Entremets ...........

250 Canterbury Settlement .......... 179 Epigram

70

Albinos......

123 Capsicum.....

142 Epitaphs ...

Alderney, Race of...

117

....... 129 Carriages........

222 | Errata

Alum Baskets

3 Cartoon....

225 Escurial, The...

161

Amethysts ..........

127 Cats' Whiskers, Use of

104

....... 278 Etiquette

Amphitheatre......

236 Chess.....

4, 62, 105 Excelsior.

04

Anagram...

148 Chicory, Grinding..

147 | Exchange, Bills of

........... 262

Anatomised Leaves

106 Children, Manners of at Meals 199 Exercises, Moral

.......... 13

Animals, Anecdotes of .......... 96 Churching ........

71 Eyes, Black...

11, 21,73

Anomalistic Year ................ 120 Cocoa Paste

209 Eye, Evil....

140

Antenna

........ 198 Coffee and Tea ........ ..... 270 Eye Lashes and Brows ........ 22, 54

Anchovy

1

.............. 135 Commodore....

........... 136 Face, The....

139 Complexion..

218 Family Friend

...... 217 Cornet

....... 118 Farthings

Bachelor

83 Corpulency

223 Fault-finding

131

Bandanas, or Bandannas ........ 167 Courtship..

36 Faustus Dr. and the Devil

75
D'athing-Accidents...
42 Crests..

67 Female Mathematician .......... 206
52 Crochet.....

29 Fine Paintings, Copal Varnish for 207

Bees, Sting of...........

18 Cucumbers

68 Finger, How to get a Tight Ring

101 Cumulus Clouds

177

off the.......

213

Bissextile or Leap-Year.... 125 Dandelion Coffee

2 Fire, Precautions in Case of......

Bittern, Mode of obtaining Mag- Deaf, Axioms for the ............. 41 Foot-prints

Desia from

90 Deafness ..

70 Frankincense .....

81 Deforınities ...

103 Freezing Preparations, Tho New.. 95

Black Lead in Clockwork ........ 17 Depilatory ...................... 109 French Polish, Recipe for.

37

Diet ..........

185 Friend, Testimony from a ........ 93

83 Diamonds.....

114 Fruits and Flowers

253

201 Dog Days......

74 Furniture, Polishing

Board of Green Cloth

152 Dr. Cartwright ...

260 Furs and Woollens, To Preserve

116 Eggs, To fry

13

from Moths .........

119 Electricity

241 Galvanism ...

39, 77

Books, Removing Oil from 137 Elm Tree, The

111 Garden, Kitchen

255 Employment

32 Gas....

89

91 Enigma ...................... 7, 107 Gas, Oxygen ......

193

Bread, Vnfermented
9 Enigmas, Conundrums
94 Gendarmerie

141

Bees

Bone to Pick
Book-keeping..

.... 191

170

......

248

34

..................

178

184

[The Nox. refer to the paragraphs.] Marble, to Remove Ink and Oil Sea Anemone..

38 George, The Royal 12 Stains from

135 | Sedentary Occupations ....... ... 238 German Language .............. 212 Marking Ink, Indelible.......... 223 Sensitive Papers

259 Literature 249 Marriage . 57 Sewing

66 Gass, Etching 00...

Statistics of
43 Sbepherd, Jack

72 Glass, Art of Working.. ........ 269 Medicine Stamps................

38 Shoxer-baths ........ Glove..... ... 224 Merlin

204 Silk Weaving

205 Gotie in Tapestry 159 Mite

49 Silkworms..

6, 33 Golfish, Food for.... 24 Month

53 Silrer Coin, Copper in............ 273 Gold Wire, Leaf, &c... ... 153 Miottoes, Royal ......... ...... 154 Soap, Windsor

181 Graphiology .......... 8 Mound

159 Soay, Labour-saving

.. 265 Growth, Human 15 Mourning.... * Song-Thrush ........

211 Gums...

110 Munchausen, Baron........... 59 | Southcott, Joanna.......... 20, 89, 98 Gunpowder... ........ 229 Mushrooms

2:2 Spanish Language .............. Hair Dye...

5, 121 Musk ......* ***............... 275 Spectacles Hair, Grey ......... 19, 182 Mysteries....

256 Sponge

186, 239 Hair Powder ........ ........ 258 Nile, Source of the .............. 160 Staining Woods Black

.......... 122 Hands ....... 102 North Pole

216 Statistics

219 Heat of the Globe .. ............ 25+ Our Office.................... 4 Statuettes, Cleaning Plaster of " Heraldry .. 130 Paint Spots .................

51
Paris ....

..***.......... 133 Jierbarium

26 Pantomimne

........... 171 Stockings, Mending............. II otchpot... 134 Parental Restraint .............. 143 Stori-Glasses

87 Impositions .................. 10, 115 Parthenon ............ ......... 220 Straw Bonnets, Brown Dye for 213 Indigo ...... ................. 237 Penny Post........................ 157 St. Bernard, Consent of

268 Induenza....

55 Pens, Quill ..................... 232 Sugar Canes in Spain ........ 194 Insects for Cabinets, Killing.... 92 Penshurst Park....

193 ; Sunlight, Talbotype, &e. ...... 273 Insurance, Life........ 183 Perspirations of the Feet ........ 97! Tatfety

145 Interest.. 61 Peter v. Paul .................... 261 | Teeth, Care of the

............. 233 Invalids, Clothing for............ 82 Pin Money

227 | Tuin, To become ................

14 Japans 233 Photography, Improvements in.. 166 | Tontine......

196 Jellies and Pies, To improve.... 234 Plantain Tree......

.......... 192 Tooti-brushes ............... 69 Jewellery ....

........ 100 Plants, Anatomy of ............. 219 Trees Kettle, Steam from a ............ 263 Poetry

46 Unicorns in the Royal Arms of Knitting, Patterns for............ 174 Pomatum, Colouring and Scenting 83 England Lantern-fly... ........ 277 Porcelain....

164 Ventriloquism .................. 274 Lamp, Argand ................... 166 Portland Vase .................. 182 Vinegar Plant....

........ 116 Language 31 Postage..

40 Vineyards, English

........ 197 Leeches....

Clieap .....
231 | Voice, The

99 ............... 56, 203 Letters 78, 108 Potatoes Used in Washing......... 210 Wardian Cases ...................

84 Linen, To Extract Grease Spots Poultry and Game.......... 200 Washing, Materials for

245 from ................. 50 | Preserves................... 28 Water, To Soften Hard

230 Lip Salve

16 Prize Conundrums ............. 63 Wax, Alleged Danger of Modelling Liveries of London

206
in.....

24 Lloyd's ....

....
45 'Raffles
30 Wax Candles.

180 Loam ................... 163 Rice, Mother-of-pearl from ...... 126 We.

Ti...

149 Lobsters, choosing ced....... 246 Roman Banners,...siais..... 27 Weather Prophets, Animal ....

252 Lucks, Secure .............. 175 Roman Ides........man

..., n. 257 | Wedding Breakfast ........... 226 London Stone...................... 156 Sago Bread, To make ............. 251

Cards ................. 48 Lotteries, State..............

169
Salad ...

144 Will-o'-the-wisp
Louvre
..... 150 Salt and Salt Mines.......... 159, 190 | Windows

.......... 276 Lucifer Matches, without Sulphur 195 Savings' Bank... ......... 247 Wine, Decanting ................ 208 Manuscripts, Soiled............. 176 Scarlet Dye for Ivory, &C......... 86 Woman...

........ 25, 60

155

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221 Quails

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AS FOR THE ACCUMULATED CONTENTS OF THE FIRST FOUR VOLUMES, REFER TO THE

QUADRUPLE INDEX AT THE END OF VOL. IV.

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I BELIEVE that, generally speaking, it is scarce a sound broke the stillness. A fallcustomary when penning the biographies ing leaf—a goid-crowned wren, snapping of illustrious individuals, to commence with up an adventurous fly-a hare rushing their birth ; but in the simple memoir that across some distant vista in the trees, were I am about to chronicle, the subject of all the indications that Nature gave of her which possessed accomplishments and vir- active existence; and were it not for these, tues that deserved to be known beyond the one might have deemed that the denizens narrow circle in which it was his fate to of that silent forest had been bound by the move, no such important record will be spell of dreamless slumber that held the found. The fact is, I know not where he beautiful maiden, chained in her enchanted was born.

A mystery-an impenetrable palace. mystery, enshrouds his earlier days; and This spot hath Fancy chosen as the though I would gladly take up my staff birthplace of my hero, and make a pilgrimage to the place of his “But his name?” cries the impatient nativity—if the locality of that sacred spot reader. Patience, hasty mortal, and I will could be identified—I fear that I must con- give you a formal introduction. tent myself with calling in the aid of fancy, Look up there, where that slender and satisfy the reader's curiosity and my bough has interlaced his slender offshoots own enthusiasm with an ideal portrait. until they have formed a leafy cradle! Do

Imagination depicts that unknown spot, you not see a small round object, clasped ballowed by the companionship of youthful as it were in the amorous embrace of the genius, as a silent, shadowy forest. Huge young tendrils of that stout old tree? You trees, whose rugged trunks, furrowed by the do! Excellent! Now look close, you Waves of Time, were thickly draped in veils perceive that it is a tiny vase-a cup-a of velvet moss, and pale feathery lichen chalice of such delicate workmanship, that threw their restless shadows far along the Benvenuto the Mad never wrought anybrown paths.

Round their twisted and thing so exquisite. Slender fibres of gnarled roots, that writhed into the ground pliant plants are woven and interlaced like snakes at play, whole sheets of blue- together, in an inextricable web, modelled bells waved their slender stems, and drooped and rounded into a species of inverted their heads sorrowfully, like a crowd of dome. A border of green moss, cemented captive fairies, wer whom the giant trees wonderfully to the edge, forms a charming kept watch and ward. Tall ferns were frosted emerald rim around this beautiful there, tossing their delicate plumes at chalice. every breath of air, if they were co-- “Stay!” cries this eternally interrupting quetting with the wind, ere they granted it reader, “ why this is only a bird's nest." a kiss; while through the waving canopy

Wonderful sagacity! singular penetra. of foliage overhead shot some stray beams tion! May your shadow never be less, of sunlight, that, like the elfin forester of my friend! You have discovered it-it is the legend, turned into evanescent gold only a bird's nest! Climb on one of those the withered leaves that lay below. All thick boughs, and just peep into this was dim, shadowy, and full of that solemn little habitation. You will see there, commystery that dwells in woodland solitudes ; | fortably reclining in the white wool and

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