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burton's mission, ib. ; Oregon territory question,

135, 136 ; the Monroe doctrine, 136; San Juan
African slave-trade, 136.

seized, ib.; right of search, ib. ; the “Trent'
Agglestone, legendary origin of, 161.

question, 136, 140; sycophantic tone of the
Albert's (Prince) speeches, 91; qualities of his an-

North towards France, 141; attitude of Canada,
cestry, 93; his singleness of object, ib.; speech

ib.; Personal Safety laws, 143 ; consequences
at Merchant Taylors', 94; speech on the extinc- of subjugating the South, ib. ; the United States'
tion of the Slave-trade, ib ; at the Literary Fund

intended recognition of Hungary, 134; barba-
dinner, 95; views for improving the condition

rism of destroying Charleston harbour, ib. ; sup-
of the labouring classes, ib.; doctrine of Pro- pression of liberty in America, 279.
gress, ib.; attention to the welfare of servants, Antwerp, saying of Napoleon respecting its impor-
96; bis exposition of the English character, 97 ; tance to England, 281; Earl Russell's opinion
speech defining the relation of the Fine Arts to respecting, ib.
a nation, 98; at Birmingham, 99; address at Archipelago (Eastern) described, 252.
Aberdeen, 100; laudation of Humboldt, ib.; Armstrong guns, 298.
had no speciality, 101; versed in the principles Arru islands described, 266.
of military science, ib.; camp of instruction at
Cobham suggested by him, ib.; Presidency of
the Commission on the Fine Arts, 102; his Es-

say on Music and his Hymns, ib.; aptitude for
English modes of public business, 102, 103; Badbury, scene of the battle of Badanbyrig, 161.
equanimity of temper, 103 ; his correspondence, Barcelona, its flourishing condition in 1491, 79.
ib. ; his detractors, 103, 104.

Bankes family, the, 148; Lady Bankes's heroic de-
Althing, the Icelandic, 69.

fence of Corfe Castle, ib.
Amboyna, massacre of, 262.

Barnes's Poems in the Dorset Dialect,' 147.
America, slavery not the cause of the civil war in, Bell's (Dr.) system of education, 39.

124, 125; Republicans, Democrats, and Aboli Belligerency, character of, explained, 134; block-
tionists, 125; Republican • Platform' of 1869, ib. ; ade a belligerent right, ib. See 'America.'
Mr. Lincoln's declaration against interfering with Bencoolen, settlement of, 258.
slavery, ib. ; fugitive slave law, ib.; points de Bernadotte's candidature for the French Crown,
cided in the Dred Scott case, 125, 126 ; antago-

108; refuses to lead his army across the French
nistic interests of the two geographical divisions

frontier, 109.
of the country, 126; relation of the slave question Blackmoor, forest of, 152.
to political influence, 127 ; the Missouri compro- Borneo, passion of the Dayaks for the possession
mise, ib. ; struggle as to the admission of Texas, of human heads, 254; explored by Mr. St. John,
ib.; the principle of squatter sovereignty,' ib.; 258; its productions, 259; capable of support-
struggle in Kansas, ib. ; the cause of war politi. ing a hundred millions of people, ib.; the forced
cal, rather than social or commercial, 128; pro.

trade, ib.; coal-fields, 261.
tective tariffs, ib.; Coleridge's statement of that Brooke (Sir James), Rajah of Sarawak, 251; his
question, 129; exasperation caused by the Abo- principle of government, 260; genius and hu-
litionists, ib. ; aggregate value of the slaves, 129, manity of his enterprise, 268.
130; conduct of the North to the negro, 130; Brougham's (Lord) account of the Princess Char-
the Federal Republic not homogeneous, ib.;

lotte's flight from Warwick House, 32, 33.
Washington's fears for the permanence of the 'Burnt Njal' (!celandic Saga), analysis of, 62;
Union, ib.; Was Secession an act of rebellion ! Njal's conversion to Christianity, 69.
131; Profesor Bernard and Mr. Spence on the Butter, bad packing of, 150.
question, ib.; the original Congress, ib. ; Con-
vention of 1787, 132; Act passed by the Vir-
ginia Convention in 1788, 132; opinions of Jus-

tice Story and Mr. Motley examined, 132, 133 ;
opinions of Madison and Hamilton, 133 ; British Canada, rebellion in, conduct of America in the,
Proclamation of Neutrality, ib. ; character of 135; present attitude of, 141.
belligerency explained, 131; illustrated by the Castlereagh (Lord), delusions respecting his cha-
revolt of Greece from Turkey, ib.; blockade a racter and motives, 104; his selection of Sir Ar.
belligerent right, ib.; must be actual, not con- thur Wellesley, 106; his ascendency in negotia-
structive, ib., opinion of Lord Stowell, ib. ; of. tion, ib. ; conduct of the Walcheren expedition,
fensive conduct of America towards this country, ib. ; quarrel with Mr. Canning, 107 ; his gift of
135; burning of the 'Caroline,' ib.; Lord Ash- managing men, ib.; characterised by Thiers as

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