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not by the conduct here recommended be done away. Every man might, if he chose, remain under his own vine and his own fig-tree, and invite to the enjoyment of its shade and its fruits, those who need refreshment and repose. Every exertion should certainly be made to bring about a state of things so desirable. God may bless exertions for this end in a manner that we think not of, and we may go to the book before us for proof that we cannot calculate the consequences of actions. When President Edwards was writing the concluding paragraph of the life of Brainerd, his thoughts were directed to the effect which his work was calculated to produce, and he closed the volume by saying “The Lord grant, that the foregoing account of Mr. Brainerd’s life and death, may be for the great spiritual benefit of all who shall read it, and prove the means of promoting the revival of true religion in these parts of the world.” In these parts of the world the Life of David Brainerd has indeed had a happy influence, but the good of which it has been the means, has not been confined to America; and among the benefits which, in foreign lands, have resulted from it, we must reckon its influence upon the mind of Martyn. It was among the moving causes of his determination to become a Missionary, and in all his wanderings and trials, he went to the life of Brainerd, and derived abundant profit from its frequent perusal. The influence of this publication of Edwards (and the subject of this memoir, highly valued all the writings of that excellent man,) was felt in the example of Martyn at a seat of learning, where the example of a man of his talents, was of great value. It was selt in his religious labours in cities and in villages;—on the land and on the sea. It was felt in Hindostan and in Persia; and in the ages to come, as well as in the pres

ent, the poor Hindoo and the converted Mussulman, will rise up and call him blessed. “Whether there be tongues they shall cease, whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away,’ ‘Charity never faileth.’

Elements of Geography, Ancient and Modern, with an Atlas: by J. E. Worcester.—Boston : Timothy Swan, 12mo. pp. 324.

An Epitome of Modern Geography, with Maps; for the use of common Schools: by J. E. Worcester.— Boston: Cummings & Hilliard, 12 mo. pp. 156.

We consider it as a happy circumstance, that a gentleman so well qualified to favour the public with valuable information, as Mr. Worcester has shown himself to be, in his Universal Gazetteer, as well as in that of the United States, should have directed his attention to the preparation of works of elementary instruction.— The larger volume, whose title is given above, is well adapted to the use of academies and higher schools.The statistical information which it contains, is particularly valuable; and we have read the work with pleasure and profit. We learn that this Geography is used in the examination of candidates for admission into the University of Cambridge. The Epitome of Modern Geography is, for substance, an abridgement of the work just noticed, and must be extremely useful in those common schools, whose instructors think proper to adopt it.

We also think it our duty to speak with commendation of the Atlas which accompanies the ‘Elements of Geography.’ The Modern Atlas contains eight Maps; the Ancient Atlas, five. The engraving is neat, and remarkably distinct. No objection can be made to the prices at which these excellent works are sold.

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Proposals are issued for publishing by subscription, a work entitled IsRAEL's God shown to be ONE Lond, the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost; being a Vindication of the Christian's Faith in the Doctrines of the Trinity, and the Divinity of Jesus Christ. By Alexander M'Leod, D. D. Pastor of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, New-York.

Proposals are issued for the publication of the Travels of the late President Dwight, which will be put to press during the present season, and be accompanied by suitable maps. This work will embrace notices of almost the whole of New-England, (exclusive of the unsettled parts of Maine) and the Eastern, Southern and Western Sections of New-York. “The Travels are not a Statistical or Geographical work; they present not the too of— ten dry details of the one, or the general and indefinite views of the other; but they exhibit a comprehensive and perspicuous account of the great natural and artificial features of the regions which were visited by the Author ; of their Mountains, Rivers and Lakes; their Topography and Natural History ; their peculiarities of Climate and Soil; the general situation and character of their inhabitants; their Civil, Political, Literary, and Religious Institutions; their original settlement; Remarkable and Interesting Events, which have occurred within their limits; the Lives and Characters of many distinguished Individuals; the Origin, Character, and manners of the Indian Tribes; together with remarkable Facts relative to their History, &c.”

The History of New-England, which was noticed in the List of New Publications, in our number for October, has been devoted by the Senior Author, who has become its sole Proprietor, to the important object of aiding indigent young men of piety and talents, for the Gospel Ministry.

The net amount of sales in Massachusetts, to be paid into the Treasury of Amherst Academy. Depositaries —Noah Webster, Esq. and Rev. Mr. Porter of Belchertown, Messrs. Clark & Brown, Booksellers, Boston, No. 17, Cornhill.

The net amount of sales in Maine to be paid into the Treasury of Hampden Theological Academy. Depositaries —Rev. Edward Payson, Rev. Mr. Loomis and Elishib Adams, Esq. of Bangor. The net amount of sales in NewHampshire and Vermont, to be divided, as the Depositaries after named shall adjudge, between Dartmouth College, Union Academy, and Middlebury Col. lege. Depositaries, Rev. President Dana, Rev. Mr. Church, Rev. Dr. Burton, Rev. President Bates, and Profes. sor Hall, of Middlebury College. The net amount of sales in Connecticut to be paid into the Charity fund, for aiding indigent students in Yale College. Depositaries—Messrs. Howe & Spalding, Booksellers, NewHaven, and Messrs. George Goodwin & Sons, Booksellers, Hartford. The net amount of sales in the State of New-York, east of Utica, to be paid into the Treasury of the N. Y. North. ern Missionary Society. Depositaries Rev. Dr. Proudfit, Salem, Rev. John Chester Albany, and Mr. John Sayre, Bookseller, in the City of New-York. The net amount of sales in the State of New-York in Utica, and west of it, to be paid into the Treasury of Hamilton College, and the Theological Seminary at Auburn, in such proportions as the following Depositaries shall adjudge. Depositaries—Rev. President

Davis, Rev. Mr. Axtelle, of Geneva,

Rev. Mr. Lansing, of Auburn, and Rev. Dr. Fitch, of Bloomfield. The net amount of sales in the State of N. Jersey, to be paid into the Treas. uries of the College and Theological Seminary, at Princeton, as shall be adjudged by the Depositaries. Depositaries—Rev. Drs. Green, Alexander, and Miller, of Princeton, N.J. and Rev. Dr. Richards, Newark, or such persons as they shall appoint. The work is well calculated to be useful; and would be particularly so in Academies and Schools, and the general use of it would materially aid the funds of Educatiou Societies.

A Society has been formed in the city of New-York, which is entitled “The American Academy of Language and Belles Lettres.” The objects of the Society are to collect, interchange, and diffuse literary intelligence ; to promote the purity and uniformity of the English language, to invite a correspondence with distinguished scholars in other countries speaking the English language: to cultivate throughout our country a friendly intercourse among those who feel an interest in the progress of American Literature, and, as far as practicable, to aid the general cause of learning in the U. States. President, His Ex. John Quincy Adams, Secretary of State, Washington. Vice President, Hon. Brockholst Livingston, Judge Supreme Court U. S. N. York. Hon. Joseph Story, Mass.; Hon. William Lowndes, member of Congress, South Carolina. Corresponding Secretary, William S. Cardell, Esq. New-York. Recording Secretary, Rev. Alexander McLeod, D. D. New-York. Treasurer, John Stearns, M. D. President N. York State Medical Society.

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A Society, entitled the ‘Royal Society of Literature,' has been established in England, whose object is the “Encouragement of Indigent Merit, and the Promotion of General Literature.” This Society is to consist of honorary members, subscribing members, and associates. The honorary members will be some of the most distinguished literary men and women in

the three kingdoms. Persons who subscribe two guineas become subscribing members, and an annual subscriber of ten guineas, who has paid the subscription for five years, or a subscriber of 100 guineas may nominate under the Society’s patronage. The class of associates is to consist of twenty men of distinguished learning, authors of some creditable work of literature, and men of good moral character; ten under the patronage of the King, and ten under the patronage of the Society. His Majesty has been pleased to express his approbation of the Society, and has assigned an annual sum of one hundred guineas each to ten of the associates, and also an annual premium of one hundred guineas for the best dissertation, on a subject to be chosen by a council of the Society. These are some of the regulations of the Society. A weekly meeting is held from February to July, and a monthly meeting during the other months.

It is stated that during three months 136 persons committed suicide, and 63 attempted it, in the city of Paris, and its environs; 137 were men, and 62 women : of whom 102 were married persons The motives of 28 of them were lottery and gaming ; of 6, fear of reproach ; of 65, domestic chagrins, maladies, disgust of living ; of 17, disappointments in affections; of poverty, 47; of 36, motives unknown.

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The Presbyterian Magazine, A Monthly Publication conducted by the Rev. J. J. Janeway, D. D. Rev. J. P. Wilson, D. D. Rev. G. C. Potts, Rev. J. Banks, D. D. Rev. J. Broadhead, D. D. Rev. S. B. Wiley, D. D. Rev. W. Neill, D. D. Rev. E. S. Ely, D. D. Rev. T. H. Skinner, Rev. R. M’Cartee, Rev. B. Hoff, Rev. W. M. Engles. Nos.1 and 2, Philadelphia.

Review of a Sermon, styled Baptism not Regeneration, by the Rev. Bethel Judd, of New-London, Connecticut; in a Letter to the Rev. Author, By Cyprian. Printed for the Author.

A Sermon preached at the Dedica

tion of the First Congregational Church in New-York, Jan. 20, 1821 : By Edward Everett–New-York.

M is cel, La Neous.

Exampla Minora: or the New English Examples to be rendered into Latin; adapted to the rules of Adams' Latin Grammar, for the use of the Junior Classes, in Grammar Schools in the United States; a new edition, revised : First American, altered from the last Eton Edition; to which is added a Set of Exercises, to be rendered into Latin Verse, &c.: New-Haven [This book is published by A. H. Malt by & Co. of this city, and it is a sufficient recommendation of it to say that Proposals are issued for publishing by subscription, a work entitled IsRAEL's God shown to be ONE Lond, the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost; being a Vindication of the Christian's Faith in the Doctrines of the Trinity, and the Divinity of Jesus Christ. By Alexander M'Leod, D. D. Pastor of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, New-York.

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Proposals are issued for the publication of the Travels of the late President Dwight, which will be put to press during the present season, and be accompanied by suitable maps. This work will embrace notices of almost the whole of New-England, (exclusive of the unsettled parts of Maine) and the Eastern, Southern and Western Sections of New-York. “The Travels are not a Statistical or Geographical work; they present not the too of— ten dry details of the one, or the general and indefinite views of the other; but they exhibit a comprehensive and perspicuous account of the great matural and artificial features of the regions which were visited by the Author; of their Mountains, Rivers and Lakes; their Topography and Natural History ; their peculiarities of Climate and Soil; the general situation and character of their inhabitants; their Civil, Political, Literary, and Religious Institutions; their original settlement; Remarkable and Interesting Events, which have occurred within their limits; the Lives and Characters of many distinguished Individuals; the Origin, Character, and manners of the Indian Tribes; together with remarkable Facts relative to their History, &c.”

The History of New-England, which was noticed in the List of New Publications, in our number for October, has been devoted by the Senior Author, who has become its sole Proprietor, to the important object of aiding indigent young men of piety and talents, for the Gospel Ministry.

The net amount of sales in Massachusetts, to be paid into the Treasury of Amherst Academy. Depositaries —Noah Webster, Esq. and Rev. Mr. Porter of Belchertown, Messrs. Clark & Brown, Booksellers, Boston, No. 17, Cornhill.

The net amount of sales in Maine to be paid into the Treasury of Hampden Theological Academy. Depositaries —Rev. Edward Payson, Rev. Mr. Loomis and Elishib Adams, Esq. of Bangor. The net amount of sales in NewHampshire and Vermont, to be divided, as the Depositaries after named shall adjudge, between Dartmouth College, Union Academy, and Middlebury College. Depositaries, Rev. President Dana, Rev. Mr. Church, Rev. Dr. Burton, Rev. President Bates, and Professor Hall, of Middlebury College. The net amount of sales in Connecticut to be paid into the Charity fund, for aiding indigent students in Yale College. Depositaries—Messrs. Howe & Spalding, Booksellers, NewHaven, and Messrs. George Goodwin & Sons, Booksellers, Hartford. The net amount of sales in the State of New-York, east of Utica, to be paid into the Treasury of the N. Y. North. ern Missionary Society. Depositaries Rev. Dr. Proudfit, Salem, Rev. John Chester Albany, and Mr. John Sayre, Bookseller, in the City of New-York. The net amount of sales in the State of New-York in Utica, and west of it, to be paid into the Treasury of Hamilton College, and the Theological Seminary at Auburn, in such proportions as the following Depositaries shall adjudge. Depositaries—Rev. President

Davis, Rev. Mr. Axtelle, of Geneva,

Rev. Mr. Lansing, of Auburn, and Rev. Dr. Fitch, of Bloomfield. The net amount of sales in the State of N. Jersey, to be paid into the Treas. uries of the College and Theological Seminary, at Princeton, as shall be adjudged by the Depositaries. Depositaries—Rev. Drs. Green, Alexander, and Miller, of Princeton, N.J. and Rev. Dr. Richards, Newark, or such persons as they shall appoint. The work is well calculated to be useful; and would be particularly so in Academies and Schools, and the general use of it would materially aid the funds of Educatiou Societies.

A Society has been sormed in the city of New-York, which is entitled ‘The American Academy of Language and Belles Lettres.” The objects of the

Society are to collect, interchange, and diffuse literary intelligence; to promote the purity and uniformity of the English language, to invite a correspondence with distinguished scholars in other countries speaking the English language: to cultivate throughout our country a friendly intercourse among those who feel an interest in the progress of American Literature, and, as far as practicable, to aid the general cause of learning in the U. States. President, His Ex. John Quincy Adams, Secretary of State, Washington. Vice President, Hon. Brockholst Livingston, Judge Supreme Court U. S. N. York. Hon. Joseph Story, Mass.; Hon. William Lowndes, member of Congress, South Carolina. Corresponding Secretary, William S. Cardell, Esq. New-York. Recording Secretary, Rev. Alexander McLeod, D. D. New-York. Treasurer, John Stearns, M. D. President N. York State Medical Society.

A Society, entitled the ‘Royal Sotiety of Literature,” has been established in England, whose object is the ‘Encouragement of Indigent Merit, and the Promotion of General Literature.’ This Society is to consist of honorary members, subscribing memhers, and associates. The honorary members will be some of the most distinguished literary men and women in

the three kingdoms. Persons who subscribe two guineas become subscribing members, and an annual subscriber of ten guineas, who has paid the subscription for five years, or a subscriber of 100 guineas may noininate under the Society's patronage. The class of associates is to consist of twenty men of distinguished learning, authors of some creditable work of literature, and men of good moral character; ten under the patronage of the King, and ten under the patronage of the Society. His Majesty has been pleased to express his approbation of the Society, and has assigned an annual sum of one hundred guineas each to ten of the associates, and also an annual premium of one hundred guineas for the best dissertation, on a subject to be chosen by a council of the Society. These are some of the regulations of the Society. A weekly meeting is held from February to July, and a monthly meeting during the other months.

It is stated that during three months 136 persons committed suicide, and 63 attempted it, in the city of Paris, and its environs; 137 were men, and 62 women : of whom 102 were married persons The motives of 28 of them were lottery and gaming ; of 6, fear of reproach ; of 65, domestic chagrins, maladies, disgust of living ; of 17, disappointments in affections; of poverty, 47; of 36, motives unknown.

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The Presbyterian Magazine, A Monthly Publication conducted by the Rev. J. J. Janeway, D. D. Rev. J. P. Wilson, D. D. Rev. G. C. Potts, Rev. J. Banks, D. D. Rev. J. Broadhead, D. Q. Rev. S. B. Wiley, D. D. Rev. W. Neill, D. D. Rev. E. S. Ely, D.D. Rev. T. H. Skinner, Rev. R. M’Cartee, Rev. B. Hoff, Rev. W. M. Engles. No. 1 and 2, Philadelphia. Review of a Sermon, styled Baptism Hot Regeneration, by the Rev. Bethel Judd, of New-London, Connecticut; ** Letter to the Rev. Author, By yprian. Printed for the Author. A Sermon preached at the Dedica

tion of the First Congregational Church in New-York, Jan. 20, 1821 : By Edward Everett–New-York.

m is CELLAN E O U.S.

Exampla Minora: or the New English Examples to be rendered into Latin; adapted to the rules of Adams' Latin Grammar, for the use of the Junior Classes, in Grammar Schools in the United States; a new edition, revised : First American, altered from the last Eton Edition; to which is added a Set of Exercises, to be rendered into Latin Verse, &c.: New-Haven. [This book is published by A. H. Maltby & Co. of this city, and it is a sufficient recommendation of it to say that

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