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The “ Archiv" of the city was blown up with the “ Rathhaus," at Ham. burg, and with it many most valuable documents connected with the history, not only of Hamburg, but of all the other principal cities and states of Europe, more particularly of England, have perished.-Wilhelm Schlegel

a series of lectures on Ancient and Modern India. The University of Tübingen, a few weeks ago, received a present from the Directors of the English East India Company, of sixty-seven Oriental works, chiefly in Sanscrit, printed at Calcutta.


In a marsh, in the duchy of Limburg, a wooden bridge, 1250 ells long, and about three ells broad, has been discovered. The principal beams are as hard as stone, but the cross-beams are completely decayed. They are covered with an unctuous mass, supposed to have been a kind of cement.

France. Marshal Soult has appointed a Commission charged to draw up and prepare for publication a grammar and dictionary of the Berber or Kabyle language. It has hitherto been supposed that the various dialects of Africa were more or less corruptions of the old Arabic. This error has now been satisfactorily removed. They bear no similitude either to the Arabic, the Coptic, or the Hebrew, though a few Arabic roots have been admitted into them. In the Royal Library at Paris, a Bohemian manuscript was lately discovered, containing several theological essays by John Huss.


A work of some importance to the scientific world has just been published, namely, a description of all the obelisks of Rome, accompanied by as complete an explanation as the recent discoveries relative to the Hieroglyphics of Egypt permitted.

United States.

Allen, Morrill & Wardwell will shortly publish at the Codman press : A Grammar of the German language. By Geo. H. Noehden, L. L. D., etc. From the eighth London Edition, by the Rev. C. H. F. Bialloblotzky, Ph. D. Revised and conformed to the present state of German Philology. By Barnas Seares, President of the Newton Theol. Seminary.--James Munroe & Co. have in press The Gorgias of Plato, with Notes by Prof. Woolsey also a new vol. by Mrs. Sigourney, descriptive of a Tour in England, Scotland and France, with engravings.-The next number of the Biblical Repository will contain the concluding article on Baptism by President Beecher.

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231; aqueduct from Solomon's
Acts, 27: 17, on an expression in, 405; pool 236; tombs of the Judges

remarks suggested by a passage 239; of the prophets 240; a former
in Plato 405; another passage in

tower 241; a correction 242.
Plato 406; these passages illus- Blanchard, Rev. J., Review of the
trate the meaning of the word Philosophy of the Plan of Salva-
ŠTÓSwua, 407; the common sense tion 412.
of the word 409.

Blunt, Henry, M. A., Family Expo-
Age of the world, by R. C. Shimeall, sition of the Pentateuch, noticed
noticed 263.

American Board of Foreign Missions, Buchanan's Comfort in Afflictions,

Tracy's History of, noticed 248. noticed 247.
Azazel, or the Levitical Scape-Goat; Burnet, John B., on instructing the

a critical exposition of Leviticus deaf and dumb 269.
16:5-10 by Professor Bush ; an Burnet's Exposition of the Thirty-
apology 116; a new interpretation nine Articles, noticed 257.
117; etymology of Azazel 119; Bush, Prof. George, on the Levitical
principal explanatiors which have Scape-goat 116; Millenium of the
been given 119; not the name of Apocalypse, noticed 245.
a place, nor of the scape-goat 120; Butler, Rt. Rev. Joseph, D. C. L.
but an evil demon 122; authorities, the works of, noticed 249.
-the Septuagint 122; why was
the goat devoted to Azazel 125;

typical import 127; this view very Carlyle, Thomas, religious senti-
ancient 128; a symbolical repre- ments of 382; a man's religion
sentation of Christ's official char. the chief fact respecting him 382;
acter 129; a new complexion the inquiry proper 383; Carlyle
given to the whole passage 131; extensively read, his German ten-
objections answered 132.

dency 384; his lamentations 385;

about religion 386; God explained

away 387; irreverence 338, heart-
Barnes, Rev. Albert, examination of less literature 389; the gospel ac-

Prof. Stuart on Heb. ix. 16-18, cording to Jeremy Bentham 390;

51; examined by Prof. Stuart 356. Carlyle's views of men 391; Ma-
Beecher, Miss Catharine E., Letters homet, Luther, &c. 392; his opin-
to Domestics, noticed 265.

ion of Christ concealed 393;
Biblical Researches in Palestine, by would deplore the ill effects of his

Dr. Robinson, first supplement, writings 394; his view of Napo-
new information from Mr. Smith leon 395; of men of all countries
and others 219; Basin of El-Huleh 396; his opposition to particular
and its vicinity 220; sources of the creeds 399; what then are his re-
Jordan 21; depression of the ligious sentiments 401; they are
Dead Sea, &c. 224; Jerusalem, opposed to orthodox Christianity
ancient subterranean gateway, 402.
226; discoveries by Mr. Wolcott Clark, Rev. Daniel A., Complete
227; fountain under the mosque works f, noticed 260.

Cogswell, Rev. Jonathan, D. D., Fa- change in Grecian education 36;
mily Discourses, noticed 263.

Aristophanes' account of it 37;
Creed, Pearson's Exposition of the, Roman education, not the business
noticed 257.

of the State, the common people
Critical Notices, 243, 478.

had none 39; female influence 40;

prevailing character moral 42,
Daughters of England, the, no-

aimed at utility 43; rhetoric pre-
ticed 251:

ferred to philosophy 45; import-
Day, Prof. Henry N., on the train-

ance of the principles of Greek

and Roman education to our own
ing of the preacher 71.
Deaf and Dumb, on instructing the,

46; we are beginners 47; con-
introductory note, 269; number

nexion between education and re-
thus afflicted in our country 270;

ligion 48.
interest of the subject 271; princi- Education Societies, the Necessity
ples of the art, its success 272;

for 444; embarrassments of Amer-
difficulties and obstacles 273 ;

ican Education Society 445; ob-
deafness a terrible calamity 275;

jections answered, the word bene-
in many respects a stranger in

ficiary 446; inadequate views of
the world 277; instruction in

the importance of protracted study
written language 277; difficult

449; exalted claims of the clerical
278; its incalculable value 280; profession 450; the alleged failure
the great difficulty of using signs

of many who have been aided
in conversation, 282 ; Laura

451; there is, and is likely to be,
Bridgman 283; mental habits of a deficiency of ministers 452; edu-
the deaf and dumb 284; a most

cation societies are wisely adapted
striking peculiarity 287; an absurd

to supply this deficiency 457;
opinion 288; another 289; exposed

three ways of rendering aid 459;
290; written words unsuited to that by association the best 460.
ordinary intercourse 291; a sys- Edwards, Prof. B. B. on the Neces-
tem of stenography needed 298;

sity of Education Societies 444.
recapitulation 299; different sys- Ellis, M1s. the Daughters of England
tems of signs 300; effects of dis-

noticed 251.
continuing the use of signs 305; Emmons, Rev. Nathanael, D. D., the
the labial alphabet and methodic

Works of, reviewed,-his biogra-
signs 307; two systems of signs

phy 314; his early religious senti-
proposed 309.

ments 316; marriage and subse-
Dewey's Discourses on Human Life,

quent affliction 318; second mar-
noticed 246.

riage 320; success of his ministry
Dictionary of Science, Literature, and

321; death of his second wife 323;
the Arts, noticed 251.

third marriage 324; his subsequent

life 325; his last years and death

327; his personal qualities 328;
Edueation, Greek and Roman, gener- discrimination and independence
al remarks 21; our interest in the

329; original and consistent 330;
subject 21; education in Greece

orderly and chorough 331; lem-
influenced by the position of the

perate 332; watchful and affec-
State 23; government regulated tionate 333; his learning and theo-
the time devoted to education 26;

logical opinions 335; his innova-
watched over morals 27; physical tions or improvements 337; divine
education 27; intellectual 29; ma-

agency 338; unconditional sub-
theinatics 30; music 31; union of mission 340; his character as a
the beautiful and the good 33; Ho-

preacher 342, his method of ser-
mer a text book 34; eloquence and

monizing 344; his religious char-
philosophy 35; an unfavorable

acter 347; his missionary spirit

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349; his works recommended 355. on the same passage, by Prof. Stu.
Ernesli's Elementary Principles of art 356; grounds of dissent from
Interpretation, noticed 244.

Mr. Barnes' interpretation 357,
Ewbank's Description of Hydraulic Mr B. misled in etymology 358;

and other machines, noticed 256. proofs of the meanings of words
Examination of Prof. Stuart on Heb. maintained by Prof. S. 359; diaonan

ix : 16-18, by Rev. A. Barnes 51. proved to mean last will or testa.
Examinalion of Rev. A. Barnes' Re- ment 363; a doubt expressed 364;

marks on Heb. ix : 16-18, by Prof. an important particular omitted by
Stuart 356.

Mr. B. 365; his argument not valid
Εαplanation of Ζαχαρίου υιού βαρα χίου. . 366; other objections 367; issue
Matt. 23: 35, from the German

upon a matter of fact 370; re-
by Müller 136.

marks on other commentators 372;

the design of the Apostle's argu-

ment considered 373.
Fuith, Goode's Rule of, noticed 258. Hill, the late George, D. D., Lectures
Fisk, Wilbur, D. D., the Life of, no-

in Divinity, noticed 243.
ticed 255.

History of the Christian Church, by

Dr. Hazelius, noticed 264.

Holt, Rev. Edwin, review of Park's

Life of W. B. Homer 177.
Gaussen, Prof. S. R. L., on Plenary Homer, Wm. Bradford, Park's life and
Inspiration, noticed 260.

Writings of, reviewed 177; he was
Goode's Rule of Faith, noticed 258. no ordinary man, his biography
Great Commission, the, noticed 253. faithfully given 178; interesting
Greek and Roman Education, by

extracts 179; the variety of his
Prof. Albert Smith 21.

sermons 180; he had a method

in preaching 182; elegance of style

183; his skill in illustrating reli.

gious truth 185; remarkable power
Harper's Family Library No. 154,

186; careful research 187; im-
noticed 253.

pressive eloquence 189; his attain.
Harris, Rev. John, D. D, the Great

ments eminent 190; peculiar qual-
Commission, noticed 253.

ifications 191; the mystery of his
Hazelins, E. L., D. D., History of

early death 192; a warning to
the Church, noticed 264.

students 193.
Hebrews ix : 16-18, Examination of Humphrey, Rev. Heman, D. D., Let-

Prof Stuart, on 51; two interpreta- ters to a Son in the Ministry, no-
tions proposed 51; diaonan explained ticed 249.
52; guvohun never used in the New Hydraulic and other machines, des
Testament 53; nor in the Septua.

scription of, noticed 256.
giat 54; διαθήκη never used in the
sense of testament 54; reason of

wrong interpretation 55; views
material to right interpretation 57; Incest, the Levitical law of, editorial

true meaning of the passage 57; remarks 423; two leading points,
; Christ made no such will as is

the first waived 425; true limita.
here supposed 59; not in keeping

tion of incest in the Levitical law
with the Apostle's design 59; dif-

426; it includes marriage 427;
ficulties in Prof. Stuart's interpret-

two principles of interpretation
ation 60; objections in order 63;

stated, the principle of implication
the principle proposed 63; other

disputed 428; Dr. Dwight's He.
proofs 66; last objection 68; Exam-

brew Wife 429; ap illustrative ta-
ination of the preceding remarks


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ble 431; rules of construction not exhausted 467; music des.
432; other objections to the prin- tined to advance 468; the oratorio
ciple of implication 434; the argu- of the Apocalypse 470; oratorios
ment continued 436; difference of in heaven 474; glorious music in
relationship in the male ard the heaven 476.
female lines 437; extract from
the New York Observer 440.

India and Avghanistan, by J. Harlan, Pantheism, Some considerations orto
noticed 264.

from the Revue Théolngique 154;
Intelligence, Literary, 267.

not suited to be popular-general

exposition of Pantheism 155; its

different theories 156; ancient
Jewsbury's Letters to the Young, no. 157; in the first periods of Gre-
ticed 263.

cian philosophy 158; Neoplaton-

ism 159; scientific pantheism 160;
Kingdom of Christ, the, by Whate. Spinosa's system 161; transcen-
ly, noticed 261.

dental idealism 162; Schelling and
Kirk, Rev. E. N., Translation of Hegel 163; appreciation of pan-

Gaussen n Inspiralion, noticed theism 166 ; its psychological

causes 167.
Krauth, Rev. C. P., D. D., review Park's Life and Writings of W. B.
of Schmucker's Mental Philoso.

Homer, reviewed 177.
phy 142.

Pearson, Jolin, D D, Exposition of

the Creed, noticed 257.

Philosophy, Mental, by Dr. Schmuck-
Lectures in Divinity, by the late er, reviewed 142.
George Hill, D. D, noticed 243.

Plan of Salvation, the Philnsophy of
Life ut Sea, Travels, fc., by kev. C. the, reviewed 412; salse reason-
Rockwell, noticed 259.

ings on this subject 413; but Je-
Literary Intelligence, 267, 493. sus knew what was in man 415;

the determination of the will 415;

the doctrine of necessity 417; the
McClelland, Prof. Alexander, Manu- author's views 418; truths and

al of Sacred Interpretation, no. principles disclosed 420.
ticed 245.

Poetical Works of John Sterling, no-
Mental Philosophy, hy Schmucker, ticed 244.

reviewed 142; the state of the Porter, Rev. Noah, Jr., on Transcen-
science 143; the author's position dentalism 195.
original 144; þis classification of Prayer, Remarks on, hy Prof. Stowe,
all mental acts 146; no innate duty and promises of prayer, 1;
ideas 146, Cognitive ideas 146; fulfilment of promises in the case
of error 148; sentient

of Stilling_2;_examples 3; the
states under our own control 149; case of A. K. Franke 5; examples
active operations 150; five in num- 6; every Christian may expect
ber 151; style of the work com- such answers 8; nature of prom-
mended 153

ises 9; the mother of Augustine
Millenium of the Apocalypse, by Prof. and a pious man in Erfurt 10; fa-
Bush, noticed 245.

natical ideas ll; examples in
Mormonism in all az es, noticed 262. Scriptures of prayer answered 12,
Mother's Tribute to a Daughter, no- the Saviour's agony 12; Chris-
ticed 247,

tians have similar trials 14; na-
Music Progressive, by Rev. John ture of acceptable prayer 15;

Richards, history of obscure 463; divine assistance in prayer 16;
opera and oratorio 464; the “ mi- the faith of miracles 17; faith in
serere" 465; subjeots for oratorio general 17; reflections 19.


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