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Issue: 042, 13/08/28 p. 669, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 2
Category: Entomology   Folklore   Burial   
Topic: Tomb Flies. [Legend of white flies issuing from the body of St. Narcis at Gerona during the war of the French with Pedro of Arragon. White flies also found during the building of the New Church at Lewes, upon a skeleton buried in a lead coffin for sixty years]
Person: ARRAGON, Pedro of   NARCIS, St.   TOMICH, Pere   
Source: Pere Tomich, ff. 39   Monthly Magazine   

Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 940, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Political, Para 1
Category: Public Health   Social Anthropology   Burial   
Topic: The People more absolute than their Rulers. [Joseph the Second of Austria could not obtain the agreement of his subjects to bury their dead in lime pits]
Source: Mirabeau: Monarchie Pruss. IV, 472   

Issue: 063, 07/01/29 p. 14, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Sepulchral, Para 12
Category: Social Anthropology   Burial   
Topic: Hottentot Buryings in 1686
Source: Cowley`s Voyage apud Harris, i.82   

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 77, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Antiquities), Para 1
Category: Entomology   Archaeology   Social Anthropology   Burial   Egypt   
Topic: Insects in a Mummy. [Figeac found dead coleopterous insects "of a fine rose colour, in all its brilliancy" in the hand of the mummy. The eggs must have been laid during the embalming process]
Person: FIGEAC, M. (of Grenoble)   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 367, Section: Varieties
Heading: Inhuman Inhumation, Para 9
Category: Public Health   Social Anthropology   Burial   
Topic: [In Verdun a tomb has been opened, in which it seems the occupant was buried alive]

Issue: 143, 24/07/30 p. 462
Heading: General Cemetery Company, Para 9
Category: Public Health   Burial   Social Anthropology   Trade   Town Planning   Architecture   
Topic: [New plans for dealing with the dead in the city]
Institution: General Cemetery Company   

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 542
Heading: Funereal Obsequies, Para 8
Category: Geography   Law   Germany   Social Anthropology   Custom And Tradition   Burial   
Topic: ["A singular ordinance" has been proclaimed in Heidelberg, restricting lavish funerals]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 197
Category: Natural History   Periodicals   Popularization Of Science   Education   Scotland   Social Anthropology   Burial   
Title: Sketches from Nature
Author: McDIARMID, John   

Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 217-218
Heading: Public Life in India
Category: Geography   India   Trade   Social Anthropology   Burial Rites   Cannibalism   
Title: Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F. R. S., in the Government of Java, Etc. By his Widow. [Second notice]
Author: RAFFLES, Lady Stamford   
Institution: East India Company   

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