Select orations, and other important papers, relative to the Swedish Academy

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SELECT ORATIONS,
AND OTHER
IMPORTANT PAPERS,
RELATIVE TO THE SWEDISH ACADEMY.

FOUNDED
BY HIS PRESENT MAJESTY
GUSTAVUS III.
MARCH 20TH, 1786.


TRANSLATED FROM THE SWEDISH LANGUAGE
BY
N. G. AGANDER.




LONDON:
PRINTED BY T. DAVISON, FLEET-STREET:
FOR J. JOHNSON, ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD.
M,DCC,XCII.

TABLE of CONTENTS.

FRONTISPIECE emblematical of the Institution of the Swedish Academy on the 20th of March, 1786.

2. Inaugural Oration, delivered by the King in the Swedish Academy, March 20, 1786.

3. A Discourse delivered in the Swedish Academy on Dec. 20, by Mr. de Rosenstein, perpetual Secretary, &c.

4. Discourse delivered by Mr. Siöberg on his Admission to the Swedish Academy, May 13, 1787.

5. Cursory Remarks on Taste and the Belles Lettres, read to the Swedish Academy, Dec. 20, 1787, by Mr. de Rosenstein, perpetual Secretary, &c.

6. Discourse delivered by the Count Oxenstierna, &c. March 20, 1786.