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THE

WORKS

OF

JOHN MOORE, M.D.

WITH

MEMOIRS

OF

HIS LIFE AND WRITINGS,

BY

ROBERT ANDERSON, M.D.

IN SEVEN VOLUMES.

VOLUME E

EDINBURGH:

PRINTED FOR STIRLING & SLADE, EDINBURGH ; LONGMAN, HURST,

REES, ORME, & BROWN; LACKINGTON, HARDING, HUGHES,
MAVOR, & LAPARD; G. & W. B. WHITTAKÉR ; AND RODWELL
& MARTIN, LONDON.

1820.

ENOX LIBRAS NEW YORK

CONTENTS

OF THE FIRST VOLUME.

ter ;-her Misfortune................... og egg....go............

XIV. Condition of the Common People in FraĻca-Unwillingness to cen.

sure the King-French Parliaments--Lawyers indiskriminately ridi.

culed on the French Stage-Opposition in England.......

...............41

XV. Dubois and Fanchon..............

...............46

XVI. Mankind do not always act from Motives of Self Interest-A Fine

Gentleman and a Pine-Apple-Supper at the Marquis de F's-

Generosity of Mr. B-Men who calculate-Men who do not...51

XVII. Different Taste of French and English with respect to Tragedy-

Le Kain-Garrick-French Comedy Comedie Italienne, Carlin-

Repartée of Le Kain.............

.55

XVIII. Pleasure and Business-Lyons—Geneva........ .........61

XIX. Situation of Geneva—Manners-Government–The Clergy-Pe.

culiar Customs Circles-Amusements ........................................63

XX. English Families at Cologny-Le Jour de l'Escalade-Military E.

stablishment-Political Squabbles- Sentiments of an Englishman

Of a Gentleman of Geneva.......

..68

.............38

XXII. A Feast...........

..75

XXIII. The Garrison and Fortifications of Geneva not useless-Standing

Armies in other countries-The Freedom and Independence of Geneva

of Service to the King of Sardinia...

................77

XXIV. Journey to the Glaciers of Savoy--Mole-Cluse-The Rhone

and the Arve-Salenche-Mules-A Church - Conversation with a

Young Peasant in the Valley of Chamouni........

..............81

XXV. Montanvert- The Chamois-Mount Breven--Mont Blanc -

The Needles—The Valley of Ice- Avalanches..........

..........................86

XXVI. Account of Glaciers continued-Theories................................

...92

XXVII. Idiots—The Sentiments of an Old Soldier-Guatres—Journey

from Chamouni to the Pays de Vallais-Martigny-Sion...............95

XXVIII. Road to St. Maurice-Reflections on the Situation of the Pays

de Vallais-Bex - Aigle-St. Gingo-Meillerie-Evian-Repaille.. 100

XXIX. Voltaire..........

...105

XXX. Voltaire.......

110

XXXI. The Education proper for an English Gentleman............... 116

XXXII. Suicide frequent at Geneva-Two Remarkable Instances...... 122

XXXIII. The Pays de Vaud Lausanne-Vevay-Ludlow......... 125

XXXIV. Murat-Swiss Peasants..........

.129

XXXV. Bern........

...........................................................................132

XXXVI. Religion-Government–Troops...................................... 136

XXXVII. Soleurre-Basil - Judicious Remark on the Use of Language

by a Dutchman........

...............140

XXXVIII. Manners-Reflections on Formality—The Library-Hol.

bens-Arsenal Council-Hall—The Clock in the Tower- A Head...142

XXXIX. Marechal Contades—Theatre-French Troops................. 146

XL. Gothie Architecture-Cathedral of Strasbourg—A Sermon-A Jew-

ish Plot......

......149

XLI. Kariscrutch The Matgräve of Biden Durlach......

...153

XLII. Manheim-?he Elector The Court-A Buffoon..............157

XLII. Heidelberg Thi Same, Chörch for the Protestant and Roman

Catholic Worship :-Parade Devotion.......

......................................159

XLIV. Reflections on the Biberty of the Press-Comparisons of Inconve.

niencies arising from that Cause, with those felt under Despotic Re-

straint... ..... ....................

................161

XLV. Mentz............

...164

XLVI. Frankfort-Lutherans unkind to Calvinists—Psalmody-Buri-

als-Jews.........

......

XLVII. Manners-Distinction of Ranks-Theatrical Entertainments-

The German Language-Traineaus................

...170

XLVIII. Nobility and Citizens—The Revenge of a Tobacconist- The

Field of Bergen.......

............175

XLIX. The Prince of Hesse Darmstadt-Discipline The Family of

Prince George...............

1. Conversation with a Foreigner concerning the English Nation.........183

............. 166

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