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Issue: 028, 07/05/28 p. 444
Heading: Varieties. Chiefly Selected from Recent Letters of Continental Correspondents
Category: Anthropology Medicine Craniology Phrenology
Topic: Gall the Craniologist. [Satirical paragraph on the researches of Gall in a prison]
Issue: 036, 02/07/28 p. 568, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 8
Category: Medicine Nervous System Brain Craniology Phrenology
Topic: The Duke of Manchester`s Loss of Brain. [The duke cited as having had a portion of his skull kicked away by a horse, having lost a portion of his cortex, and, notwithstanding, to have made "a very excellent Colonial Governor"]
Person: MANCHESTER, Duke of
Source: Mechanic`s Magazine
Issue: 040, 30/07/28 p. 636, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 9
Category: Anthropology (physical) Brain Craniology
Topic: The Human Brain. [Weight of the brain in comparison with that of other animals, according to Sommering`s researches]
Person: SOMMERING, M.
Source: Dissertatio de Basi Enceph
Issue: 063, 07/01/29 p. 13, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Poetical, Para 1
Category: Anthropology Medicine Brain Phrenology Craniology Mathematics Literature
Topic: Sir Walter Scott and Dr. Gall, the Phrenologist. [The Athenaeum exposes Dr. Gall`s mistaken apprehensions about certain anonymous busts]
Person: GALL CHANTREY TROUGHTON SCOTT, Sir Walter POMFRET, Earl of
Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 33-34
Heading: State of the Literary Market in England. From Mr. H. C.---n to M. Ladvocat, au Palais Royal
Category: Literature Travel Philosophy Craniology
Topic: [A mildly satirical account of books which sell in England, as compared with France. Books on metaphysics are more popular in France. H. C. had consequently asked a number of eminent and/or infamous persons if they would like to write a book on the human mind. H. C.`s letter to Ladvocat contains the answers he received including the reply in full he received from De Quincy]
Person: LADVOCAT, M. DE QUINCY, O. COPLESTONE, Dr. (Bishop of Llandaff) SMITH, Horace MORISON, (Hygenist) COLERIDGE BELSHAM, (Unitarian preacher) LAWRENCE (Painter)
Signed: H. C. , Mr.
Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 762-763, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Phrenology, Para 4
Category: Medicine Nervous System Brain Phrenology Craniology
Topic: [Arrival of Vimont in London. At first he was a sceptic about phrenology, then converted]
Person: GALL VIMONT, Dr.
Institution: Institute of Paris
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Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 804
Category: Phrenology Craniology Medicine Nervous System Brain
Title: Phrenology Article of the Foreign Quarterly Review. With Notes from G. Spurzheim, M.D. of the Universities of Vienna and Paris, and Licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians in London
Author: CHEVENIX, Rich.
Attribution: F. R. S.
Institution: University of Vienna University of Paris Royal College of Physicians
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