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Queen Elizabeth's letter to Heaton, bishop of Ely -
- the speaker of the house of commons,
Extract from the memoirs of the famous Isaac Darkin
an extraordinary impostor now living
- curious phenomenon observed ly Abbé Nollett : 91
Lurning well at Broseley in Shropshire - 92
the death of a woman killed ly an eruption from tide
- Keswick in Cumlerland, and its environs .: 103
US E F U L P R O J E C T S. ; Oiservations concerning the different kinds of hemlock growing in England
112 A remarkable instance of the success of hemlock in England - 114 An account of Dr. Storck's second essay on the medicinal nature of hemlock116 A method of preventing and removing epileptic fits, &c. - 120 Hydrophobia curedly an accidental bleeding at the temporal artery, &c.121 Clarified butter or tallow, specificks against the bloody flur, &c. 122 On the benefit of issues in the gout, &c. - - 123 On the virtues of lemon juice and coffee, as dissolvents of the stone 125 The hypericum campodarense of Columna, a powerful vermifuge 127 Acrount of some antidotes against corrosive sullimate mercury ibid. Cautions against the use of seggs
- 128 ilethod of curing luxations of the spine, or broken backs
ibid. An account of a remarkal'le operation of a broken arm -
129 Ol'servations upon the proper nursing of children
130 Remarkable instance of the superior merit of the horse-hoeing husbandry 132 de letter concerning the usefulness of the plant Nummaria, &c ilid. Accuracy of the trial made with Mr. Irwin's marine chair, &c. 137 Useful hints for sailors and sea-faring men
- 139 A method of making sea-water potable
140 Chinese contrivance to keep'a person alove water
141 Easy method of opening a way to the sight through turbulent waters ibid. Niethod of edulcorating train-oil
142 Ol-servations on the above processes
143 Receipt to make soap without boiling
145 Method of making sal ammoniac in Egypt
ibid. Dr. Godfrey's machines for the immediate extinction of fire, 146 Use of gunpowder for extinguishing fire in chimnies
- 149 On the nature of ylass music, &c.
- - ibid. Part of a letter from Paris, giving an account of a new wall.paint 151 A liquor to wash old deeds and writings, &c. to render them legille 152 Description of a portalle apparatus, &c.
- ilid. : ANTIQUITIES. A disquisition on the custom of burning the dead -- -- 153 The antiquity of drinking healths
155 An account of the first instruments for measuring time introduced into Rome
- 156 On a medal of the emperor Claudius, hitherto unexplained - 167 A dissertation concerning the antiquity, &e. of the poems of Ossian 159 Some account of the marks on coin, called mint-marks, S'C: 167 An account of some silperstitious opinions and practices in France 168 An history of conches,
- 173 Of the origin of cards. Translated from the French
173 Of the design of cards su uccount of the celebration of the May games, &'c.
ilid. Historical remarks on dress
Literary and MISCELLANEOUS ESSAYS.
' - 151
Addition extempore; by earl H
ACCOUNT of BOOKS for 1761.