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NORTH BRITISH REVIEW.
NOVEMBER, 1855, AND FEBRUARY, 1856.
AMERICAN EDITION, VOL. XIX.
NEW YORK :
79 FULTON STREET, CORNER OF GOLD STREET.
INDEX TO VOL. XXIV.
have astounded the national conscience, ib.; for-
mer well-defined lines of separation between par-
ties now removed, 98, 99; embarrassment of pub-
licity, 100; consequence of the present theory of
Cabinet agreement, 102; is Cabinet union indis-
Centralization (political) contrasted with free associa-
Chalmers' (Dr.) West Port scheme, 83; character
of his sermons, 255.
association, 81; wants lay-workers, 84.
first noticed in 1684, ib.; the subject discussed by
Sir D. Brewster and Professor Wartmaun, 175;
Dr. George Wilson's Researches, ib.; biographi-
cal notice of Dr. Wilson, 176; nature of colour-
blindness, 177; cases illustrative of its degrees
and varieties, 177, 178; colours perceived with
most difficulty or most liable to be confounded,
180; total invisibility of red, 181; extent to
which colour-blindness prevails in males and fe-
males, 183; chromatic theory, colours in the choroid
coat, ib. ; the retinal thories, 183; the prevention
and cure, and the professions for which it disquali-
fies, 186, 187; nature and danger of railway sig-
nals, 187; danger of red and green signals at
sea, 189; danger of colour-blindness in the physi-
cian, the druggist and the cook, ib.; in the opera-
tions of war and in criminal trials, ib.
Conscience, freedom of, the precursor of all other
social blessings, 213.
Crime, comparative state of, in London and
continental towns, 77; in England, Scotland,
and Wales, 78; expense of punishing compared
with expense of preventing, 230.
Crimes, disposal of, 151.
tions with Ben Jonson, 249; his character of
isfactory position of our internal politics, ib.; re- Education for the Metropolis of Manufactures, 1;