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Issue: 052, 22/10/28 p. 828, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Metaphysical, Para 8
Category: Psychology   Folklore   Dreams   Medicine   Sleep   
Topic: Dreams. [An ancient account of the nature and purpose of dreaming]
Source: Amyraldus de Religionibus, p. 123   

Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 860, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 8
Category: Zoology   Ornithology   Psychology   Dreams   Literature   
Topic: Dreams of birds. [Do birds dream? Verse from the poet Dryden cited, in which "the little birds in dreams their songs repeat"]
Source: Dryden: Conquest of Mexico   

Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 876, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 14
Category: Folklore   Psychology   Dreams   
Topic: Lucky Numbers. [Symbols in dreams, corresponding to numbers in ancient lore]
Source: Dictionnaire Infernal   

Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 891-892, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 11
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   Psychology   Dreams   
Topic: Credulity of the Editors of "The Medical Gazette". [Recent article lampooned in which it is claimed that the dog is the only animal that dreams, the elephant the only animal that feels "ennui", and, again, the dog the only animal that speaks]
Person: LEIBNITZ   

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 909, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 15
Category: Psychology   Philosophy   Dreams   Clairvoyance   
Topic: Reality of Apparitions in Dreams. [The imagination is such a powerful force, according to Lavater, that it can make the person using it simultaneously appear in the mind of an absent friend. If this be the case, the Athenaeum asks, how can the dead appear in the dreams of the living?]
Source: Lavater, iii. 8   

Issue: 063, 07/01/29 p. 14, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 14
Category: Psychology   Philosophy   Dreams   
Topic: Pleasures of Dreaming. [If we dreamed the same thing every night, dreaming would seem to have more substance and power to affect our moods]
Source: Pascal: Pensees   

Issue: 066, 28/01/29 p. 63, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 11
Category: Medicine   Psychology   Pregnancy   Folklore   Dreams   
Topic: A Five Days` Dream. [Account of a rare manuscript in the British Museum, about a patient of St. Bartholomew`s Hospital, Nicholas Heart. Heart slept for five days every August, as his mother had done in her labour, before awakening to give birth to him. He and his mother dreamed the same dream every year]
Person: MORGAN, William   PAIMER, John   HEART, Nicholas   

Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 111, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 11
Category: Psychology   Philosophy   Dreams   Literature   
Topic: Good and Bad Dreams. [Relationship between waking and sleeping explored in classical literature]
Person: CICERO   ENNIUS   HOMER   ARISTHEUS   PHILOSTRATUS   VIVES   
Source: Vives: De Causis Corrupt. Art.   Miscellanea Curiosa   

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