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86, 87; population of, and of the Massacres of Protestants, id. 60. several parishes therein, and its Massillon, '31. 75; '32. 68. 17 representation, '33. 68.

Massinger, P.,'31. 72; '32. 60. Maryport, population of, '33. 60; Massotti, his opinion concerning Harbour Act, 34. 207.

comets,.'29, 24, 25. and Carlisle Railway Act, Massudi, *32. 78. '38. 213; Railway, partial open Mast of the beech, '28. 38. ing of, '41. 96; and particulars Master of the equity, side of the of, id. 80; its total length, and Exchequer, office of, abolished, its extent opened up to, and in .'42. 142.. 1841, '42. 56; further particulars Masters in Chancery, retiring pension relating to the same, id. 70.

to, Act for (3 and 4 Vict. c. 31), Mascaram, an Abyssinian month, 41. 148; see also, CHANCERY. 30. 13.

of the several courts of comMascate, Imanate of, its extent, po mon law appointed, their duties,

pulation, iman, capital, religion, &c., '38. 139.
revenue, army, and navy, in 1828, and servants in silk factories,
.-29. 72, 73.

disputes between, '30. 188.
Mashir, an Arabic month, '30. 16.

and workmen, Act extending Maskelyne, :28. 64; '31. 76 ; '32. period for complaints under 5

62; Doctor, establishes the Nau. G. IV. relating to (7 W. IV. and
tical Almanac, '29. 13; his ex 1 Fict. 67), '38. 151.
periments to ascertain the attrac Mastic, duty on (1832), '33. 192.
tiou of matter, &c., mentioned,'38. | Masulipatam,taken from the French,
30, 31 ; his unfavourable report

32. 34.
on Harrison's time-keeper, '42. Maternity Society, Royal, '30. 142.
40; his enumeration of the makers Maternus, F., '31. 65; '32.33.
of time-keepers, id. 42.

Mathematical geography, '28. 90Mason, Major, donor of the altar. 94.

piece at St. Peter's Church, Great “ Mathematical Jewel," by John Yarmouth, '35. 229.

Blagrave, account of, '37. 41. Mr. Charles, his improve.

operations, explanaments on Mayer's tables, '29. 15. tion of signs used in, to denote W., '32. 62.

the relation of numbers, magni. Masonic Institution, '30. 157.

tudes, and quantities, '28. 101 Masons, strike of, at the new houses 106. of Parliament, '42. 242, 243.

and astronomical Massa, duchy of, its extent, popula writers, English notices of, be

tion, duchess, capital, religion, tween the Norman conquest and revenue, debt, and army, in 1828, the year 1600, '37. 21-44; works 29. 72, 73.

in which information concerning Massachusetts, population of, in them may be found, id. 43, 44. 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820, and

and optical instru1830, '33. 90; population and ments, exports of, value of, in poor of, in 1810, 1820, and 1830, 1834 and 1835, 37. 161; the '34. 67, 68; abstract of the con same, in 1835, 1836, and 1837, stitution, government, legislative '39. 183.

Mathematicians, expelled from (1831), "32. 114; extent, popula. Mathematics and astronomy, English tion, and number of representa writers on, notices of, between the tives, id 120; imprisonment for Norman conquest and the year debt abolished, 35. 257.

1600; '37. 21-44; works, in Massacre, of Amboyna, 28. 60. which

information concerning of St. Bartholomew, id.69. them may be found, id. 43, 44.

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Mathematics and Natural Philoso 195; Emancipation Act, effect

phy, Table of some of the leading of, in (1834), '36.79; burricane observations and discoveries in, at, '35. 253; trade with : cotton aud of inventions by which they goods, British, quantity and value have been facilitated, with names of exports to, in 1833 and 1834, and dates, '29. 55–63.

'36. 169; in 1838, 40. 182; Mathew, Rev. Mr., or Father, ad. machinery, exports to, value of,

dresses a large meeting of “ Tee. in 1838, id. 183; value of extotalers," '42. 234; administers ports to, for three years, ending the temperance pledge, id. 237. January 5th, 1828, 29. 192; iu Mathews, General, takes Bednore, 1828, '31. 177 ; value of exports &c., '32. 36 ; refuses to divide

of British produce, &c. to, in the booty, and is superseded, 1830, '33. 180; value of exports ul. 16.

to 1831, *34. 158; value and parMr. Charles, dies, '36. ticulars of, in 1838, '40. 183 ; 108, 245.

value of, in 1827, 1830, 1833, Mathias, T. J., dies, '36. 108.

1834, and 1835, '37. 160; in Matlock, population of, '33. 60; dit 1836, '38. 174 ; in 1836 and

ference of time between, and Lon 1837, '39. 190; in 1838, 40. don, '31. 16.

181; in 1839, '41. 188; sugar, Mats, duty on (1829), '30. 204. quantity imported from, in 1834, Matthew Paris, '31. 68; *32. 58. '36. 170; value of imports from,

of Westminster, '32. 58. and of exports of home produce, DIatthews, executed at Toronto, '39. &c., and foreign and colonial 249.

merchandize to, in 1831, '34. Matthieu, P., '31. 73; '32. 67.

160; value of imports and exMaturin, R. C., '31. 78; '32. 62. ports into and from, in 1833, '37. Maudith, John, his works, '37. 25. 165 ; of exports to, in 1840, '42. Maugh, a Bengalee month, '30. 26. 163. Maulden-wood Corner Road Act, Mauritius coffee, see Coffee, 39. 213.

sugar from, see SUGAR. Maunday alms, when and by whom Maurocordato, Alexander, '31.71; established, '28. 11.

'32. 51. money, amount of, coined Mausee, a Malabar month, 30. 25. in the several years from 1816 to Mavor, Rev. Dr., dies, '39. 141. 1826, '29. 189; value of, coined Mawarelnahar (Bucharia), extent, in 1834 and 1835, '37. 155 ; in population, and military force of, 1836 and 1837, '39. 181 ; from in 1828, '28. 72. 1816 to 1840, '42. 155.

Maximilian, '31. 70; '32. 64. Maundeville, John, '31. 68; '32.

coin of, Bavaria, its 58.

value, &c. (1829), '30. 103. Maupertius, '28. 58.

Maximinian (Maximianus), persecuMaurandia antirrhinitiora, '31.41; tion of the Christiansunder, '28.55.

Barclayana, id. ib.; semper lorens, Maxims, '29. 141, 142. id. ib.

Maximus Planudes, '32. 51. Mauritius, date of capitulation of,

Tyrius, '31. 65; '32. 49. how governed, population, im- May, month of, description of the ports and exports, and tonnage natural appearancesof, in Eugland, inwards and outwards (1831), 28. 34-36; observations of a 32. 104, 105; education, state naturalist on the, '29. 35-37; of, and amount of population in, 30. 39, 40; described by Milton, '34. 181; slaves, number of, in, "29.35. appraised value of, sales of, from or hawthorn blossom, '28. 35. 1822 to 1830, and amount and Thomas, '32. 60. rate of compensation for, '39. Maybold, population of, '33. 82.

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May-dew, absurd notion of spirit

prepared from it, '31. 29. Mayence, garrison of, Prussian

League, '42. 112. Mayer, Christian, arithmetic of

sines, '29. 57; of Göttingen, his tables used at the commencement of the Nautical Almanac, id. 15; solar and lunar tables, id. 59; lunar tables, error in, '34. 5; his table of the moon's motion

referred to, '41. 46. Maynooth, population of, in 1821

and 1831, '34. 89; grant to, op. posed, '33. 206 ; proposed refusal of grant to, rejected, '41. 209. Mayo, population of, in 1821 and

1831, '34. 92; electors, number

of, in, in 1834, '37. 182. Mayoralty of London, formerly held

for life, 28. 13. Mayors under the Municipal Cor

poration Act, their duties, &c. &c., '36. 99; see also Abstract of

the Act, id. 132-144. Mead, duty on (1829), '30. 205. Meadow anemone, poisonous pro.

perties of, and remedies against, 28. 119.

narcissus, poisonous properties of, and remedies against, id. ib.

saffron, poisonous properties of, and remedies against, id. 122.

land, quantity of, in Great Britain, '28. 88; in Scotland, id.

ib.; in Wales, id. ib. Meadows, General, bis operations

against Tippoo, '32. 38. Mealiffe, &c. Inclosure Act, '35.

218. Mealmen not to act as justices of

the peace, '37. 121. Mean time, what it is, '31. 6; mode

of finding, id. 13. Measles, deaths from, within the

Bills of Mortality, in 1827, '29.

110. Measure, objections to, in sale of

corn, '35.61, 64. Measurement of the several States of

Europe, Asia, and America, and of the colonies of Europe, "28. 71-74.

Measures, their form important, '95.

115; forbidden to be made of lead or powter (4 & 5 W. IV. c. 49), id. ib.; weights and, id. 112-116.

angular, '29. 114; of ca. pacity, id. 112 ; heaped, id. 113; of length, id. 111, 112; of liquids, id. 112; of solidity, id. ib.; of surface, id. ib.; of weight, id. 113.

French, in use in 1829, compared with each other, and with the English imperial, '30.

111. Measuring draught on roads, Mr.

Macneill's instrument for, '32.

235. Meat, weights of, '29. 113.

prices of, at various times, '34. 36, 37; in Smithfield market, in 1834, '36. 178.

when unfit for food, '36. 22; case of death from eating, id. ib.; dangerous effect of, when bad,

id. 26, 27. Meath, population of, in 1821 and

1831, 34. 90 ; electors, number of, in, in 1834, '37. 182.

Bishop of, his (1831), '34. 178. Mecca and Medina, extent and po

pulation, and military force of,

in 1828, '28. 71. Mechain, M., his measurement of

the arc between Dunkirk and Rhodes, '30. 112; his death, id. ib.

and Messier, their description of the comet of 1786, '29.21. “ Mechanica Hydraulico Pneuma

tica," '29. 63. Mechanical inventions of the year

1827, 28. 179. “ Mechanique Celeste," published,

Laplace, '29. 59; referred to,

'31. 21. Mechanics, observations and dis. coveries in, '29. 61, 62.

applied to astronomyNewton, 29. 62.

animal and percussion, 29, 62.

Institution begun, 28. 66. Mechanics, number of English, re

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sident in France, in 1829, '30. ! Medical and vital statistics : public 217.

health, dissertation on, and facts “Mechilta," the, '32. 46.

relating to, '10. 29–51. Mechlenburg, Princess Helena of, Medicated spirits &c., duty on,

married to the Duke of Orleans, quantity charged with, and amount '38. 245.

collected in 1838, 40. 173. Schwerin, grand duchy Medici, Lorenzo de, '31. 70; '32. of, its extent, population, duke, 55. capital, religion, revenue, debt, Meclicine, application of arithmetic and army, in 1828, '29. 70, 71 ; to, '39, 24-33. population and

sovereign of Medicines, should be tasted before (1836), '36. 107; Prussian being swallowed, '28. 119, 120. Joeague, '42. 112.

and licences, produce of Strelitz, grand duchy duties on, in 1827, '29. 188; uf, its extent, population, duke, stamps on medicines, amount of, capital, religion, revenue, debt, in 1837, '39. 178; the same, in

and army, in 1828, '29. 70, 71. 1838, '40. 173. Medam, a Malabar month, '30. 25. Medico-Botanical Society, '30. 163. Medes, the, independent, '28. 50. “ Meditations on Maimonides," '32. Media destroyed by Cyrus, '28. 47. 51.

Mediterranean, ports in the, beer, Medical Benevolent Society, '30. quantity of, exported to, in 1833, 147.

'35. 185. evidence on criminal cases, Medlars, duty on (1832), '33. 192. remarks on, '36. 30, 31..

Meenom, a Malabar month, '30. inspector, propriety of the 2:). appointment of, '36. 21.

Meerbrook Sough Incorporation Act, jurispruderice, '36. 30-32; 42. 192. works on, enumerated, id. 32. Meetings of the scientific and lite.

knowledge, danger of a little, rary bodies of London, from No'28. 114.

veinber 1831 to June 1832, and men in London and its vi their anniversaries, '32. 20; for cinity, Society for the relief of 1832-33, '33. 19; see further, widows and orphans of, '30. the several societies under their 147.

respective names. police and jurisprudence, Megalotti, '31. 72. 36. 20—32.

Mehemet Ali, matters relating to his Quarterly Review, referred dispute with the Porte, '31. 241 ; to, '35. 34,

he is confirmed in his government skill tested by good Bills of of Egypt, &c., id. 244 ; departs Mortality, '35. 26.

from Cairo to his southern states, Society of London, '30. 163. '40. 253; claims all his posses

witnesses at coroner's in sions in perpetuity, id. 259; fur: quests, their attendance and pay ther matters relating to, and the ment for, Act relating to (6 & 7 Porte, '40. 257-260; accepts the W. IV. c. 89), '37, 143.

terms of the allies, '42. 233; gaius works, danger of those the bereditary possession of Egypt, which communicate insufficient id. 235; other matters relatiug to information, '28. 114.

him, id. 236, 237. and Chirurgical Society, Meher, a Persian month, '30. 19. '30. 163.

Mehudpore, battle of, '32. 45. and surgical relief, cha Meibomius, H., '31. 74; '32. 65. ritable institutions for, in aud Meinecke, Charles George, dies; '41. near London (1839), 30. 139— 138. 144.

Meir, '31. 68; '32. 47.

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divisions, from 1806 to 1831,'34. Samuel ben, '32. 47.

175. Meisenheim, bailiwick of, Prussian Members of Parliament, Act amend.

Commercial League, '42. 113. ing the laws relating to the quali-
Melaleuca armillaris, '31. 41; caly fications of (1 and 2 Vict. c. 48),

cina, id. ib; decussata, id. ib.; 39. 152.
fulgens, id. ib ; hypericifolia, id.

privilege ib.; styphelioides, id. ib.

from Arrest Bill introduced by Melancthon, '31. 70, '32. 64; death Mr. A. Baring, '33. 197. of, '28, 59,

Memel, consul at, his salary (1828),
Melbourn Iuclosure Act, '40. 212. 31. 180; highest and lowest price
Melbourne, Viscount, Home Secre of wheat at, in 1831 and 1835,

tary, 31. 240; charge against, by *42. 80 ; quantity of corn which
Lord Roden, '37. 193; action could be imported from, if a fixed
against, by Mr. Norton, for crim. duty were imposed, '42. 82; other
can., id. 251; announces his resig facts relating to the supply of
nation,'40.202; and his re-appoint com from, id. 83, 85, 86.
ment, id. ib. 203; his declaration “ Mémoires de l'Academie," re-
relating to the opium trade, '41. ferred to, '30. 51.
207.

“ Mémoires de la Société de Phy-
administration dissolved, sique, et d'Histoire Naturelle de
'35. 262; '36. 238; restored, '36. Genève," article on clouds by
243; announcement of its resigna Prinsep in, referred to, '30. 44,
tion, 40. '202; and of its being 45.
replaced, id. ib. 203; resign, and “ Mémoires de Trévoux," cited,
are reinstated, id. 258; resignation '35. 9.
of, announced, '42. 186; resign, Memorandum in writing, necessary
id. 242.

to the validity of certain promises Melcombe Regis and Weymouth, and engagements, Act for (9 G.

population of (1821), '29. 82; po IV. c. 14), *29. 143-145. pulation and representation of, Memorial against the branch banks 33. 61.

of the Bank of England, '29. Meldis, Geoffry de, '37. 22 ; his 238. works, id. 25.

Memory-rhymes, observations on, Meleager, '32. 48.

39. 57. Meletins, 31. 76 ; '32. 51.

Mena, Juan de, '31.71; '32. 70. Melianthus major, '31. 41.

Menaces, attempting to obtain pro). Melis Stoke, 31. 69; '32. 72.

perty by, punishment for, 1837 Melitæa artemis, '29. 35; cinxia, (7 W.Il. and i Vict. c. 87), id ib.

38. 161.
Melksham, population of, '33. 75; Menachem Rekanat, '31. 68; '32.

attack on à steam-carriage at, 47.
30. 263.

Mevage, '31. 75.
Melpers, territory of, Prussian Com. Menagh, population of, in 1821 and
mercial League, '42. 114.

1831, '34. 91. Melrose, population of, '33. 87. Menai Bridge, its stability, '33. Melton Mowbray, population of, '33. 227. 67.

Menan, protector, '32. 50.
Melton's “ Astrologaster" referred Menander, '28. 52; '31. 64; '32.
to, '40. 237.

48.
Melville, Lord, tried, '28. 63; Pre Mencius, '31.64.

sident of the Board of Control, Menisdelssohn, Moses, '31. 76; '32.

'29. 234. Members of Parliament, greatest Mendicancy, particulars relating to,

number of, present on particular 40. 109-119.

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