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THE FOUR FIRST VOLUMES OF RECREATIONS
IN AGRICULTURE, &c.
i. ii. iii. iv. denote Vols. I. II. III. IV.-The Arabic Numerals refer to the Pages:
N. B. The letters prefixed to the pages refer to the three divisions in Volume first : A.
for Agriculture, N Natural-history, M. Miscellaneous. Where the figures run on in the same article, without any letter prefixed, they all refer to the division marked at the beginning of that article.
fect mode of acquiring knowledge, 26
it, iii. 344.
experiments, difficulties attending ABERDEEN, Old, its Gothic spires, iii. them, 28-experimental farm, utility p. 123
of, 29-difficulties that oppose such an Abstinence, surprising instances of, in establishment, 33-facts that can and Arabian horses, i. N. 72.
cannot be elucidated by an experimento Abutments, origin and uses of, in Gothic al farm, 30-facts, how they may be buildings, ii. 428.
obtained and concentrated in this jourAccidents to which a farm is liable, i.
nal, 32. A. 87.
Agriculture, circumstances that tend to Acacia tree characterised, iii. 455. accelerate or retard its products, i. A. Acidification of milk, hints concerning 85-ditto considered as an object of
taste and recreation to a man of forr Adam, Mr. his memoir on the grub, tune, 90.
iii. 425-his proposals for destroying Agriculture, a synopsis of, v. Synopsis. it inefficacious, 427.
Agriculture, circunstances that require to African breeds of sheep, ii. 160.
be adverted to in an experimental farm, Age much respected among the Indians, ii. I-required to ascertain the nature
of the objects that the farmer has to Agnoios's apology for ignorance, ii. 65. employ, 7--exemplified respecting the Agriculture, the most necessary of all arts, varieties of wheat, 10-of oats, 11
has made slower advances than others, varieties of domestic animals, 15-of i. A. I--causes of this, 2--the lan- the dog species, 16-varieties of the guage imperfect-exemplified in regard SHEEP kind, 81--woulless sheep, 82to the word clay, 3-soils how pro- the Argali, 84-Jamaica sheep, 84– duced, 4-manufacturers more accu- Cape sheep, 89-Stateopyga, 89-Finrate in theis distinctions than farmers, land sheep carrying long hair, 906-all solid substances fitted to sustain distinctions between hair and wool, 93 some plant, y-metallic impregnations -Cornish sheep, 161-the Lammerrender soils barren, 9-infertile soils moor sheep, 163–Spanish sheep, 164 become fertilizers of others, 10-re. - varieties of English breed, 164--Carmarkable instance of inexhaustible pro- manian sheep, 165-diversities in point ductiveness of a particular soil, 11- of size, 169-inrespect to the tendency particular manures affect particular to fatten, 241-to taste of the meat, soils, instances of, 12-particular soils 242-to generate tallow, 245-prolififavourable to particular plants, 14-ex- cacy, 246-golden fleece, 256---varieternal appearance of a soil fallacious, a ties of the Goat kind, -respecting the small degree of impregnation produces fleece, 322--Wool of goats very fine, at times a great change of soil for ever, 323—the Angora goat,-in respect to 15--facts in agriculture can only be milk, 327-the Strella goat, 327--mis. ascertained after a great length of time, cellaneous remarks on wool, and the 18-deceptions in agricultural writings various breeds of sheep, 401. easy to be practised, 19-hence preju- | Agriculture, varieties of the Bos tribe, iii. dices prevail against agricultural writ- 1-respecting wool, 3-the Zebu, 6ings in general, 20-evil consequences Holderness cattle, 8-Bison of Louisiof this prejudice, 21-a mode of re- ana, 8-Chittigong cow and Sarluc, 10 moving this evil suggested, 22-agri- -the Yak of Tartary, 11the musk ox cultural survey of Britain on a new of Hudson's Bay, 14-figure of ditto, 17 plan, 23-and of the Netherlands, 25 m.2nd. varieties respecting size, 81experience in agriculture an impes. the Urus, the Arnec the largest, 82
i. M. 64.
the Tom breed from Africa the small- Angiolina del Duca, see a Robber.
Animalcula infusoria, their mode of pro-
construction of waggons, 94-on the -adhere each to the same law in this
-on rearing pota- Animal flower, account of, ii. 80.
Animals are viviparous and oviparous, ii.
four parts, ii. 106-one that throws off
harmonic sensations, i. N. 21.
render the soil fertile, i. N. 34.
Animal bones, resemblance of, in lime-
tory lost to us, owing to their want of
Ants, a surprising instance of their pow-
Antwerp ruined by the loss of its manu-
pleasure, either for transmitting heat Aphides can be propagated without any
milk, ill. ist. 322-20.325–30. 326
Apples, how preserved from frost in
Apple trce, the coccus of, described, 'is.
Apples, on the varieties of, iv. 74.
cation of the mode of making chunam Arabian horses, how brought to bear ab-
stinence and fatigue to an extraordi.
ence with, iii. 224_on the cure of the Arable farm, on the general management
Arch, the principles of, ii. 421-pointed
Architecture, thoughts on the origin, ex-
and Gothic styles of, ii. 187--280-418.
i. M. 124
j. M. 57.
IN DE X.
thoughts on their excellencies and de- 33-Queen, oi female bee, lays 50,000
eggs, 34-male bee, 34-neuter, 35-
ed, iv. 272–382-448, vide Grecian. 37-can transform a neuter into a fe-
Beluga, on the causes of its migrations,
Benevolus on an economical way of mak-
Ben Lomond, a poem, quotation from,
Best breeds of animals, rules for selecting
Bigotry, its baneful influence, ij. 202.
Birch, Clement, his proposal for bettering
the condition of the rich, iv. 54--304.
Bison of America affords wool, iii. 8.
horn, iii. 225_and eau de luce, 227.
petuated, i. N. 63.
Blinking, a question ludicrously de-
Zebra, 325—the wild ass of scripture, Blight, a disease so called, occasioned by
this insect, 29—the apple coccus, 33.
250-a remarkable instance of, 251.
Bogs may be occasioned by grubs, iii.444.
served for three years, ii. 269.
Bos tribe, see Cattle.
cattle investigated, i. N. 75.
his experiments farther, ii. 249.
varieties, i. N. 85.
j. N. 65.
ers would derive from breeding their
she is now proceeding in, iv. 472.
posed on a new plan, i. A. 23.
hurt by the black puceron, i. M. 188. ment of, instituted, iv. 173.
Buff leather, what, iv. 165.
affords a valuable oil, ii. 384-mode of
Bulbed polypus, how propagated, ii. 80.
it, iv. 314.
IN DE X:
Catch set to music, White sand and grande
regulating their cry, i. M. 246.
useful, i. N. 14-are of no sex, 14.
while the milk is perfectly sweet, iv. 6. cacious mode of destroying it, i. M.185.
be kept sweet while using it, 93. size, 81-respecting milk, 94-Hol-
Cattle, respecting bodily strength and
salted, iv. 82--how to separate from specting their skins, 164-respecting
out iron rail-ways, iv. 210.
exemplified, iii. 455.
be economically formed in warm cli-
Central towers of cathedrals, origin of,
further observations, 196.
Auid state without destroying its elas-Charles III. king of Naples, anecdote of,
Chastity, the power of, inimitably four-
of animal origin contested, iii. 368. Chemical philosophers, their aberrations
arrangement, iv. 447 360.
phrase, iii. 381.
Cheviot breed of sheep, ii. 164.
Chicken, how soon it attains its know,
agriculture, iv. 431-true principles Chinese fishes described, iji. 457.
Chinese government, its stability owing to
Chittigong cow, its soft hair, iii 10.
Chrysalides, their existence may be
269-a singular fact respecting them,
India, mode of making it, i. M. 1.
Churn, the properest kinds, iv, 9.
cerning Mr. Pope, i. M. 193-answer Cincinnatus, Fabius, Crassus, and Lucul,
lus compared, iv. 469.
dote of, iii. 250,
IN DE X.
necessary step in that study, i. N. 1. excellency and defects, 28 3.
to be accounted for, i. N. 65.
by Col. Tatham, iv, 61-figure of one
tombstone of his son, 64.
at first made of wood, 187-afterward
of stone, 191-changes that this pro-
192-defects of, 196.
duced, 'i. M, IT,
from whence it has been taken, i. M. prosperity of states, iv. 36--manufac.
tures promise fallaciously, 39-tend to
courage drunkennels and dissipation,42
---Further observations on, 127-Falla-
of manufacturers, effects of, 132-appa-
observations on, iv. 17-peach-tiee test of real prosperity, 136-tarther con-
tinued, 290-Spain and Antwerp, causes
of their decline, 291-the stability of
the Chinese government owing to its
and peculiarities of, iii. 402_its larva a nued, 368-the effects of agriculture and
state is found to excel that of a mer-
tible by moisture, made of coutchouc,
often occur where there is no sort of Corn in a wet harvest, hints respecting the
plagiarism, striking instances of, 210. mode of drying ic by a kiln, ii. 158.
Cornice, the Grecian, prototype of, 1.188.
Correspondence with Dr, Anderson, Ma.
bear a great degree of it without being Correspondence concerning Dr. Cullen's
lectures on agriculture, ij. 232.
Correspondents, to, iii. 237.
of, in Greece, ii. 189.