Aborigines, the, on their exclusive right
Abasses, the, are wild and unsettled, 117- to the soil, 544.
many of their tribes are Mahometans, Address of the Committee on behalf of
ibid.-begin to acknowledge their de- the General Convention, &c. at Har.
pendence on Russia, ib.--their country risburg, referred to, 582.
exceedingly fertile, 133.
Alexander the Great, romance of, 44, 45,
Aborigines, an inquiry into their religion, 47.
307—the Ottowas claimed to be de- Al-Farabi, 49.
scended from “the great Hare,” 309 Alliteration, 57.
their superstitions, 310—the second fa- Alternate Rhymes, 33-47, 57.
mily claimed to be the descendants of Amand, St. Epigram, 34, 46, 47.
Namepich, and the third to be derived Americans, religion of the Aboriginal,
from Machova, 311-of their Manitou, 305-348.
ib.---the burial of a Nipistinguian Indian, Anapa, its commerce restricted by the
313–Marest's account of the Manitou unsettled relations of Turkey and Rus-
of the Illinois, 315—their worship idol- sia, 129—its population, ib.—the Pacha
atrous, ib.-sacrifice, the best evidence of encourages hostilities of the people
of adoration, 317–on the belief and of the Caucasus against the Russians,
ceremonials of the Indians, 318—on ibid.
their probable origin, 319_have many Andalusia, derivation of the name, 43.
customs similar to the ancient Jews, Arabian Verses, prevailing features of,
320-an inquiry into the religious prac- 33-57.
tises of the South American Indians, Arabic Poems, catalogue of, 45.
321-give the title of mother to the Arabic Schools, influence upon European
moon, ib.-some Indians of the Moxos Literature, 41.