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Study, amply stocked for reference, 108
Succession to Hartwell, 44
Suckling, Sir J. his picture by Lady E. Lee, 84

by Vandyck, 117
his character, 118

maternal ancestor of Nelson, 63
Sudden extinguishing of stars, 304
Suite of Louis XVIII. 391
Summer described, 17
Sunday-school of Stone and Hartwell, 10
Sussex, Duke of, interested in Egypt, 185
Sweden, King of, at Hartwell, 379
Syene, its quarries mentioned, 194

Smyth, Captain, examined Epps's work, 253

depended on his chronometers, 372
Smyth, Mrs. drew the heliometer, 245

her bust, 12:3
Smyth, C. P. copied the Lee brass, 94

on Encke's comet, 342
Smythian orbit of y Virginis, 3:39
Snake-stones or ammonite, 24
Solly, Mr. of Port Madoc, 211
Somerville, Mrs. her bust, 123
Sonnini on Pompey's pillar, 195
Sotheby sold Salt's museum, 200

sold Barker's collection, 208
South, Sir James, 226

letter from, 243

on 2 Herculis, 299
South Repps, Rectory of, 87
South Sea Island implements, 140
Southey quoted on the dead, 222
Southwarp, near Bishopstone, 21
Spelman quoted, 45
Spenser, canto of, not superior to a medal, 150
Spring described, 16
Spurs, gilt, value sixpence, 57
Squadrons, Barbary, in Alexandria, 185
Staircase, the principal, 110
Stanes, hundred of, 48
Stanmore, the two kings met at, 392
Stannary, Court of, 67
Statue of Prince of Wales, 71
Stela, purposely effaced, 215
Stela, funeral, several, 207
Stellar rays, their transmission, 302
Stone, its ancient relics, 5

deep wells at, 22
gave land to Oseney, 57
observations of J. B. Reade, 252

how removed in Mexico, 211
Stori, at the Queen's death, 381
STORY OF y VIRGINIS, 312
Stothard engraved medal of Dr. Lee, 153
Strata described, 21
Streams around Ilart well, 14
Struve on colour of y Andromeda 298

Table of Contents, iv.
Tablets, Greek marble, 137
Tacitus alludes to Egyptian letters, 174
Tail of a comet always altering, 346
Talipot leaves from Ceylon, 141
Talleyrand, the supple, 386
Ta-na-ua, daughter of llar, 219
Tangents, difficult to obtain correct, 330
Tattam, Dr. his Coptic Dictionary, 206
Tau, an Egyptian emblem, 160
Taxatio of Pope Nicholas IV. in 1291, 11
Telescopes compared, 244
Tellurian, by Dr. Pearson, 123
Temperature, statement of, 15
Tenantry unaltered, 97
Teneriffe, bodies dried there, 210
Terriers show Hartwell woody, 38
Teshr, general head-dress, 179
Thackeray, Dr. Joseph, his benevolence, 90
Thame, its junction with the Isis, 2
Theban tombs contained fruits, 199
Theory by an assistant astronomer, 345
Thermometer, dry-bulb, and others, 353
Thermometric monthly range, 16
Thomas, son of W. de Luton, 53

de Luyton, 54
Thomas, Mr. the medallist, 152
Thornhill, Sir J. ceiling of the hall, 105
Thoth or Mercury, 162
Thothmes, the mighty king, 213

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Throckmorton, Sir George, 62
Thunder, season of, 16
Tiburnian groves preferred, 106
Timon's villa satirized by Pope, 104
Tlascaltecas head-dress, 181
Todd, still on the rent roll, 97
Torrington, Earl of, surprised by the enemy, 358
Totteridge Park, seat of Dr. Lee, 39

bowers, 74
in Middlesex, 89

library, duplicates from, 123
Tourville surprised Lord Torrington, 358
Transit-room, 223

its site, 227

instrument bequeathed by L. Fiott, 252
Treasure on board the prizes, 77
Trees enumerated, 35
Tresses of the ancient Egyptians, 181
Trigonia, its tripartite division, 27
Trigonometrical survey, positions, 250
Triumph of intellect is astronomy, 284
Tulley's object-glass, 243
Turnpike trusts done away, 32

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Udall, Nicholas, an author of 1542, 121
Ulysses' sceptre weighty, 214
Undulating scenery, 38
Union of the Lees and Hampdens, 96
Univalves, numerous, 28
Upton lordship, 14
Uranography of southern stars, 300

Wace, the Jersey poet, 44
Wales, Prince of, 67

Princess Dowager of, 67
Walker, Commodore, 76
Walnut tree in 1828, 36

wood-cut, 43
Walpole's work on Turkey, 136
Walton lordship, 14
Water Stratford, rectory of, 87
Wateringbury, residence of Mr. Dawes, 336
Waves of light from the stars, 303
Weather not capricious, 352
Weedon, effect of its hills on atmosphere, 15
Weir Lane, its spring, 41
Wellington, Duke of, 386
Wells, very deep at Stone, 22
Wendover, deanery of, 10
Whitbread, Samuel Charles, President of Meteoro-

logical Society, 352
Whitchurch, Roman station, 6

end of meridional line, 249
Whitehead's poem on Lord Harcourt, 84
White-leaf Cross, 6
Wig, ancient Egyptian, 181
Wigs carefully made, 179
Wilkinson, Sir Gardner, 170
-- on Egyptian costume, 182
Will of Sir George Lee, 89
William the Norman, 1

Vale of Aylesbury, 6
Value of land at Hartwell, 52
Valz on comets contracting, 349
Vander Helst, a good portrait, 113
Vandyck's head of a priest, 112
Vase presented to Sir G. Lee, 75
Venusian bard, admiration of the, 377
Verney, Sir John, 58
Vernon, Lord, married a daughter of Sir T. Lee, 82
Verses on Hartwell House, 88
Versified letter from Sir G. Lee, 74
Verum atque decens, 98

Wrottesley, Lord, epoch of 1851 for y Virginis, 342
Wyatt, coachman of Despatch, 33
Wyatt, James, R.A. his tasteful bridge, 40
Wycombe, borough of, 64
Wymer Hertwelle, 56

William the Conqueror, 46
Willis, Browne, quoted, 11, 64, 66, 97
Winchendon, effect of its hills on atmosphere, 15
Winds prevalent at Hartwell, 15
Wing, effect of its hills on atmosphere, 15
Winged globe, its meaning, 218
Witt, Dr. presented some skeletons, 141
Wits' Recreations searched in vain, 120
Wolsey the butcher's dog, 3

fond of building palaces, 102
Women-brewers fined, 51
Wonne, derivation and meaning of, 94
Wood-cut of muniment-room, 101

of part of staircase, 111

of Amun, 161
Woody character of lartwell, 7
Wordsworth's sonnet, 393
Wrecked treasure, how recovered, 359
Wright, Captain, of the Foresight, 359
Wrottesley, Lord, his telescope, 244

elements of y Virginis, 337

Yarmouth, landing of Louis XVIII. 375, 384
Year divided into portions, 185
Yolland, Captain, on Trigonometrical Survey, 250
Yorke, Charles, son of Lord Hardwicke, 72
Young, Sir W. his verses on Hartwell, 88

hired Hartwell, 385
Young, Dr on the Rosetta stone, 155

Zach, Baron de, on Pompey's pillar, 198

quoted on meridian marks, 236

his notes on the Author's letters, 372
Zamia cycadiæ, good model, 141
Zeal in meteorology, 19
Zenobia, sculpture in her age, 138

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