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THE

NATIONAL MAGAZINE:

DEVOTED TO

Literature, Art, and Religion.

ABEL STEVENS, EDITOR.

VOLUME II.

JANUARY TO JUNE, 1853.

New-York:
PUBLISHED BY CARLTON & PHILLIPS,

200 MULBERRY-STREET.

1853.

HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

SHELDON FUND
JULY 10, 1940

Lim

CONTENTS.

Page
All-Saints Day, Festival of...

139 Hall, Robert, his Son and his Sermon......... 513
Art Intelligence.........95, 191, 287, 384, 479, 572 Sketch of his Life and Character........ 131
Art, Nature the School of..
176 | Harper, The........

175
Artist in Earth-Bernard Palissy.
361 Hathway, Olive......

465

Artist's Difficulties........

530 Hawthorne, Nathaniel, Sketch of.......... 17

Artists, Sketches of--Rembrandt............. 481 Health of the Skin, Influence of Clothing on. 43

Astor Library..

408

Hotel Gibbon, at Lausanne.....

15

Balloons and Ballooning..

74 How to Die, Last Days of Archbishop Usher. 224

Beards and Barbers.....

226 Humphrey, Dr. Heman, Sketch of....... 113

Biter Bitten-A Story with a Lesson...... 263

Imagination, Calamities of the............ 84

Blind Musicians.....

39

Impossible, It is.........

106

Book Notices............89, 185, 282, 378, 473, 567

Insects, Industrial Exhibition of...

344

Boston, Letter from

.280, 470
Brain Work, Too much-Laman Blanchard, Johnson, Life and Times of 9, 107, 206, 320, 454
Kirk White......
177

488

Brest, The Artillery Dog of—A Remarkable Kingswood, Visit to-Wesleyan Reminis-

Narrative...

261 cences.......

240

Bronzes, How they are made..

44
By-Words-Jack Ketch, Peter's Pence, Joe

Lawrence, Hannah-A Country Story........, 419

522
Miller, Preston John........

Legends, a Chapter on....

232

Literary Record.........91, 186, 283, 380, 475, 570

Calvin, Person and Habits of...
8 Literature, Satanic..........

25

China, Origin of American Missions in....... 28 The Devil in.....

124

Temples to the Emperor of............. 433 Lottery Ticket-A True Story.......

350
Chivalry, Rise and Decline of, in England.... 506 Madam le Normand, The Fortune-Teller of
Christian Bankrupt, The.....
179

435
Christianity, The, required by the Times,

Man's Familiar Companions.......

77
68, 275, 467, 563
Court, My First Visit to (from the German

M'Clintock, Dr. John, Sketch of....
of Starke).

516

Mete for Mete-Exemplification of Retribu-
tive Justice......

346

Crystal Palace, New-York....

80

Methodism, Elements of the Success of........ 162

Denials of St. Peter, Gospel Harmonies of... 533 Mesmerism-Electro Biology-Curious Ex-
Dies Iræ........

123
amples....

56

Disease, Mental-Byron, Scott, Leland........ 48 Middle Ages, Drama in................ .221, 367

Treatment of....

237 Mind, Presence of.......

274

Drowning, Sensations in..........

335 Mississippi Bubble....

.297, 396, 500

Duelists, The Two--Haldene and Lord Mississippi Swamp, Crossing the, in 1818... 356

Camelford

443 Mississippi Valley, Discovery and Explora-

Duke of Wellington at Church.................. 512 tion of...

414

Durbin, Rev. Dr., Letter from..

376 Morals, English, at the Beginning of the

Eden, the Garden of-What and where is it? 427

Last Century.......
Editor's Table ...................

153
...........85, 181 Music, its History and Influence......

Editorial Notes........................

377 Napoleon, Recollections of the Youth of...... 35

Edme Champion

555 Nineveh, a Day in.........

247

Egyptian Magic, Wonders of.........

448

105

Eisenach, The Singer of........

Orphan Asylum, New-York...

156

Colored......

295

English Critics and American Authors....... 375
Erromanga, The Martyr of...,
145 | Poe, Edgar Allen, Sketch of.....

193

Euthanazy, Last Days of Bishop Henderson. 452 Poem, An Old New Year's..

47

Dr. Hammond........

358

Nature's Farewell.....

464

Sir Matthew Hale..............................

536

The Ancient Mansion...

553

Eye, The.........

349
The Dumb Child.....

424
The Flowers of God......

532
Feathered Tribe-Lions, Tigers, and Hyenas

519

of the..........

The Prisoner of Guizor.......

213

Five Points.....

16

Poetic Pictures, The Chained Bible...........
.169, 267, 376
Poe's Poem of the Bells......

73
Forefathers, Homes of our..
407

137
Friends, Our Two-A Matrimonial Sketch... 242

Poetry, Bennett's................
Cheer up.................

175
Germany, Adventures in the Snow in......... 229 In Memoriam....

104
Gold-Digging Mania, Final Catastrophe of.. 537 Lady Mary-A Thought......

318
Gospels, Undesigned Coincidences in.......... 445 Sonnet-Tasso...

413
Guizot, The Wife of-Her Life and Writings 145 The Cottage Home....

104
22+ The Dying Father...

266
Gutta Percha, Growth and Introduction of... 504 The Dying Flower....

239

271

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