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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
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
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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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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