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Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 629-630
Heading: Jacobite Minstrelsy
Category: Philosophy   Music   Literature   Poetry   Anthropology   Philology   Historical Sciences   History Of Civilization   General Coincident Historical Considerations   
Topic: [The antiquity of poetry, particularly song which is, "the literature of the people". Comparative examples may be found in the songs of the Ancient Greeks (and Romans), and of the "Celtic, Sclavonic, or Gothic" ancestors of the "races of modern Europe". The oral and written tradition. What is a song? What is the relationship between words and music, and, within songs, the relationship of words as sounds and as "the representatives of visible images"? The role of songs of protest, such as Jacobin songs]
Person: MOSES   DEBORAH   VIRGIL   HOMER   YOUNG PRETENDER   

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 682, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Vandalism, Para 2
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Greece   Italy   France   British Isles   Town Planning   Architecture   Preservation   
Topic: [A comparison between the fate of ancient remains at the hands of the Turks and the descendants of the Greeks and Romans with the fate of Roman remains at Bordeaux as late as the time of Louis XIV. The latter were dismantled to make a defensive wall. Also, some remains found at the abbey at Glastonbury in 1792 were used to make a road]
Person: PERRAULT   LOUIS XIV   
Source: Stuart`s Athens   Historical Introduction to the Avalonian Guide   

Issue: 126, 27/03/30 p. 191
Heading: Resemblance between Chinese Music and Scotch
Category: Historical Sciences   History Of Civilization   General Coincident Historical Considerations   Music   
Topic: [The coincidental similarity of Chinese music and Scottish music proves the antiquity of both]
Person: SEMEDO, Father   CARERI, Dr.   BURNEY, Dr.   ROUSSIER, Abbe   RAMEAU   DU HALDE   LIND, Dr.   
Source: Constable`s Miscellany - History of Music   Roussier: Memoires sur la Musique des Anciens   

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 203
Heading: Society of Antiquaries
Category: Historical Sciences   Antiquities   Philology   
Topic: Some very ancient portraits connected with early history of England [...] the etymology of the ancient term, Attic [...] an interesting and amusing protest made in the time of Queen Elizabeth against the extension of London
Person: HAMILTON   ELLIS   HOSKING, W.   STAUNTON, Sir George   
Institution: Society of Antiquaries   
Paper[s], 01/04/1830
Issue: 129, 17/04/30 p. 238
Category: Historical Sciences   Antiquities   Archaeology   
Topic: [The Astrolabe has made a new journey to Egypt]
Person: CHAMPOLLION   DURVILLE, M. Dumont   

Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 251
Heading: Royal Academy of Sciences and Belles Lettres, Brussels
Category: Mathematics   Historical Sciences   Libraries   Archaeology   Physics   Magnetism   
Topic: [...] de Chastes, on newly-discovered properties in cones of the second degree [...] Dumortier [...] on two MSS. found in the library of Tournay [...] Roman buildings [...] by M. Reuvens [...] Quetelet [...] on magnetic intensity
Person: CHASTES, M. de   DUMORTIER, M.   HULTHEM, M. Von   REUVENS, M.   HUMBOLDT   LEVY, Prof.   QUETELET, M.   LEVY, M.   SAUVEUR, M.   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences and Belles Lettres, Brussels   
Paper[s], 03/04/1830
Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 253
Heading: Antiquities
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Antiquities   Geology   Coal   
Topic: [Extract of a letter from Rome on excavations of antiquities, and the discovery of a coal mine]
Letter, 31/03/1830
Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 254
Heading: Museum of Arts, St. Petersburg
Category: Historical Sciences   Antiquities   Museums   
Topic: [Money spent by the Emperor directly on this institution]
Person: RUSSIA, Emperor of   
Institution: Imperial Academy of Arts and Sciences, St. Petersburg   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 267
Heading: Society of Antiquaries
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Palaeontology   
Topic: [...] Among the presents to the Society laid on the table, was a singularly interesting lithographic print of the various fossil animals discovered in divers parts of Dorsetshire, restored in body, and placed in the actions they appear fitted for
Person: ABERDEEN, Earl of   AMYOT   GAGE   CARLISLE   ELLIS   
Institution: Society of Antiquaries   
Exhibition, 23/04/1830
Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Egypt. [From a Friend at Alexandria]
Category: Trade   Communication   Geography   North Africa   Oceans   Red Sea (and Suez Canal)   Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Philology   Mining   
Topic: [The busyness of Egypt since the Suez Canal has been constructed. Complaints of the indifference of the British government to science (archaeological research) compared with the French and Tuscan governments. Some British miners have come to Egypt to bore for water and help relieve the drought]
Person: MEHEMET ALI PASHA   IBRAHIM PASHA   HEAD   FULLARTON   HENDERSON   CLARKE, Dr.   GIBSON   CHAMPOLLION   ROSSELLINI   
Institution: Government of France   Government of Tuscany   
Letter, 07/03/1830
Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 298
Heading: Royal Society. Thursday, May 13
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: [Description of a] Mummy found in Peru
Person: CARTER, Dr. (R.N.)   SABINE, Capt.   
Paper, 13/05/1830
Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 298
Heading: Society of Antiquaries
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: [Roman antiquities discovered on the Newmarket race-course]
Person: GURNEY, Hudson   ELLIS   
Letter, 13/15/1830
Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 302
Heading: Antiquities, Para 9
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: ["Eight or ten" tumuli have been opened in Etruria]

Issue: 134, 22/05/30 p. 318
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: [Ancient Greek vessels from a temple of Mercury have been found by a "countryman, digging in a field near the hamlet of Villeret, France". The temple will be "the object of continued research"]

Issue: 134, 22/05/30 p. 318
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: [Discovery by Du Mege of an ancient city close to Toulouse]
Person: DU MEGE   

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 346-347
Heading: University Memoranda. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. Gottingen, 6 May, 1830
Category: Education   Europe   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   Medical Profession   Women   Mathematics   Natural History   Historical Sciences   Philology   Archaeology   
Topic: [Report from the University of Gottingen, comparing university provision in the Netherlands, Prussia, Russia and Germany. Two successful accounts of female doctors are given, Erxleben and Wyttenbach]
Person: EICHHORN   HEYNE   KUSTNER   SCHLOZER   ERXLEBEN, Dorothea Christiana   GALEN   WYTTENBACH, [Frau]   
Institution: University of Gottingen   University of Halle   University of Marburg   University of Bonn   University of Giessen   University of Munich   University of Leyden   University of Louvain   University of Liege   University of Utrecht   University of Ghent   University of Groningen   University of Dorpat   University of Kiel   
Letter, 06/05/1830 Signed: "K".

Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 414
Heading: Obelisks of Thebes, Para 14
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   
Topic: [Baron Taylor has gone to Egypt on behalf of the French, to try and obtain the two obelisks at Thebes, one of which is claimed by the British consul]
Person: TAYLOR, Baron   EGYPT, Pasha of   

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Mexico   Chemistry   Philology   
Topic: [Mexican MS shown to the French Academy of Sciences. It is interesting on account of "the chemical analysis of the substance on which it is written" and from a philological point of view]
Person: BELHAMI, M.   
Source: Foreign Quarterly   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 475
Heading: Egyptian Temples. [From Personal Observation]
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Architecture   Building Materials   Engineering   Materials Testing   
Topic: The numerous antique temples that still decorate the Egyptian plains, are mostly built of a compact sandstone...
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Egina, Para 5
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Museums   
Topic: [Excavations here have led to the establishment of a museum]

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 588
Heading: On the Antiquity of Oil Painting
Category: Science   Chemistry   Art   Historical Sciences   
Topic: [What has been thought of as the earliest known oil painting, dated 1297, has now been examined by Lanzi who believes that the colours have not been mixed with linseed oil, but white of egg]
Person: MUTINA, Thomas Von   LANZI   MORELLI (of Venice)   MARIA, Chevalier   FEDERICI, Giov. (of Treviso)   
Source: Lanzi: Storia Pittorica   
Institution: Imperial Gallery, Vienna   

Issue: 154, 09/10/30 p. 635
Heading: Account of the Discovery of the Egyptian Typhon. By J. Passalacqua, Director of the Royal Museum of Egyptian Antiquities at Berlin
Category: Archaeology   Palaeography   Historical Sciences   
Topic: [Examples of an unusual figure, "the genius of evil", on the coffin of a mummy at the King`s Museum, Berlin. The variant forms of the symbol]
Institution: Royal Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Berlin   
Signed: PASSALACQUA, J.; Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 284
Category: Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Art   
Title: Pompeiana; or, Observations on the Topography, Edifices, and Ornaments of Pompeii. New Series, Part I
Author: GELL, Sir W.   

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