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Issue: 066, 28/01/29 p. 63, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Romantic, Para 5
Category: Geography   Alps   Hunting   Goats   
Topic: Love of Danger. [Saussure`s account of the chamois hunters of the Alps]
Person: SAUSSURE   KOTZEBUE   

Issue: 101, 30/09/29 p. 620, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Destruction of Wild Beasts in Sweden, Para 12
Category: Zoology   Geography   Sweden   Hunting   
Topic: [Statistics on wild animals killed in Sweden, 1829]
Institution: Government of Sweden   

Issue: 134, 22/05/30 p. 318
Heading: Bear-hunting in Sweden, Para 11
Category: Hunting   Bears   Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   
Topic: Extract from a letter of a correspondent at Stockholm. [There will be a Swedish Hunting Club or Society with different branches throughout Sweden. The members will collect useful information on animal habits]
Person: VON GREIFF   NILSSON, Prof.   FALK, M.   ULLGREN, M.   
Institution: Swedish Hunting Society   
Letter
Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 427
Heading: On the Natural Resources of Algiers. By G. de Hemso, late Consul-General of Sweden to the Regency of Tunis. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. London, June 1830
Category: Geography   North Africa   Algeria   Mountains   Geology   Mineralogy   Botany   Agriculture   Zoology   Hunting   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Letter to the Athenaeum from Smith containing extensive quotations from his friend De Hemso on Algiers. De Hemso`s account of Algiers is presented as fresh and original, observed at first hand, compared with "the thousand and one histories, descriptions and anecdotes, which temporary interest has heaped upon Algiers" and mostly taken from "Malte-Brun, Bruce, Pananti, and company"]
Person: MALTE-BRUN   BRUCE   PANANTI   
Letter Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Strange Method of catching the Tortoise, Para 10
Category: Zoology   Icthyology   Reptiles   Ecology   Hunting   Fishing   
Topic: [In Mosambique, a fish of the type Echeneis is tied to a boat. It then fixes itself to the "breast-plate" of a tortoise, so firmly that the tortoise can`t escape]
Person: SALT, Mr. H.   
Source: Cuvier: Animal Kingdom   

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 494
Heading: The Hare`s Sanctuary, Para 9
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   Placentalia   Ornithology   Accipitres   Ecology   Hunting   
Topic: [Anecdote from a soldier`s memoir. In the Caucasus, the hare digs a shallow hole to hide from a vulture but that does not protect it from human hunters, who are alerted to its presence by the behaviour of the vulture]
Person: ROTTIERS, Colonel   
Source: Rottiers: Itinerary from Tiflis to Constantinople   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 146, 14/08/30 p. 511
Heading: Larks, Para 6
Category: Ornithology   Hunting   Food   
Topic: [The tax on larks as food in Germany]

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Reviews

Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 212-213
Category: Hunting   Zoology   Animal Habits, Behaviour   Bears   Wolves   
Title: Field Sports of the North of Europe
Author: LLOYD, L.   

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