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FROM JANUARY, TO JUNE, 1810, INCLUSIVE.
Φιλοσοφιαν δε συ την Στωικη, λεγα, ουδε την Πλατωνικην, η της Επικου,ειον
CLEM. ALEX. Strom. Lib. 1.
Printed for LONGMAN, HURST, REES, AND ORME, PATERNOSTER-ROW,
Leslie's Elements of Geometry, &c.
Aikin's Translation of Huet's Memoirs 481
Dibdin's Edition of Robinson's Trans-
lation of Sir T. More's Utopia
Digest of the Reports for bettering the
Hodskins's Calligrap ia Græca 373 Milner on the Catholic Inhabitants
and Antiquities of Ire ind
Oliver's Analysis of Locke's Essay 473
De Laborde's View of Spain
Semple's Second Journey in Spain
Tennani's Indian Recreations, Vol. III. 247
Judgment delivered by Sir J. Nicholl
Spelling Book of the Irish Language 417
Ve aebi no Taheiti, &c. a Spelling
Macgill s Remarks on Prisons
Book of the Taheitan Language
NATURAL HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY.
AND PRICE ANNEXED, 95, 190, 286, 381, Royal Society, 189, Part II. 232, 315
93, 189, 285, 380, 475, 572.
Baily's Account of the Londou Life The Age, a Poem
265 Pennington on the neglect of the Holy
471 Pharez's Republication of Martin, and
289, 440 Thoughts on the Sufferings of Christ 358
279 Tuke's select Passages from Scripture 568
Lord Grenville's Letter on the Veto 281
Channing's Ordination Sermon at Dore
Preparatory Studies for Political Re-
Cockin's Jubilee Serrnon at Halifax 372
Coghlan's Sermon on the Fall of David 567
Aspland's Oration at Hackney
Griffin's Jubilee Sermon at Surry Chapel 88
Hampson's Sermons on several Subjects 330
Hinton's Sermon on the Union of Piety
Hodgson's Discourse on the Existence
of God as discovered by Reason
Hall's (Bp.) Christian laid forth
Simeon's University Sermon-The Foun-
Knowles's Sermons on Satan's Devices 276
Slack's Sermon on unequal Marriages 567
Styles' Sermon on the detestable Na-
Williams's Visitation Sermon
Methodism, on the Increase of
Wilson's Sermon on Obedience the
Wrangham's Sermon on earnest Conten-
tion for the true Faitb
ECLECTIC REVIEW Ꮃ , ,
For JANUARY, 1810.
Art. I. A New Analysis of Chronology, in which an Attempt is made
to explain the History and Antiquities of the primitive Nations of the World, and the Prophecies relating to them, on Principles tending to remove the Imperfection and Discordarice of preceding Systems. By the Rev. William Hales, D. D. Rector of Killesandra, in Ireland ; and formerly Fellow of Trinity College, and Professor of Oriental Languages in the University of Dublin. 3 vols. 4to. Vol. I. pp. 493. Price 21. 2s. Rivingtons. 1809. THE design of this work is to supply a very material
desideratum to the student of history, the utility of which must, of necessity, have occurred to the minds of men ever since their curiosity was stimulated to collect and embody the traditions of their ancestors. The oldest original historians' evince a solicitude to mark the dates of principal events; and, from the age of Pericles downwards, we remark the prevalence, in this respect, of an extreme, though partial accuracy. But they lay under the disadvantage of pos-sessing no authenticated era prior to that of the Olympiads; and they were unhappy in their attempts, few and confined as those attempts were, to synchronize the trains of events in different nations. It has been one of the incidental blessings of Divine Revelation, that Christian chronologists have been enabled to supply the first of these requisites; and, if the remaining difficulty be at any time surmounted, the means must be derived from the sacred pages. From the meritorious researches of Theophilus and Eusebius, to those of Scaliger and Usher, of Petavius, Marsham, and Newton, this superiority has been made most manifest; and Technical Chronology has assumed the form of a regular science.
But the perplexities of Practical, or Historical Chronology, have still been severely felt: and the more so, as their nature and sources have been more accurately understood. The extravagant pretensions, and wide discrepancies, of early traditions ; the position of personal names for national; and of national for those of individuals; the irregular modes of VOL. VI.