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Issue: 040, 30/07/28 p. 631-632
Heading: Deficiencies of the Library of the British Museum
Category: Museums   Libraries   Natural History   
Topic: [Laments the gaps in the Natural History collections. Suggests improvements; recommends popular works]
Person: CUVIER   DONAVAN   STEPHENS   WILSON, James   JARDINE, Sir William   SELBY, Mr.   HOOKER   BUFFON   LINNAEUS   JUSSIEU   LATREILLE   TIMMINCK   AUDUBON, M.   HUMBOLDT   HEDWIG   
Institution: British Museum   

Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 927
Heading: British Museum
Category: Museums   Libraries   
Topic: British Museum. [New catalogue will run to fifteen quarto volumes, exceeding that of the Royal Library at Paris]
Institution: British Museum   Royal Library, Paris   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Universal Catalogue of MSS, Para 5
Category: Libraries   
Topic: [Catalogue of inedited manuscripts to be published by Haenel]
Person: HAENEL, Professor   
Institution: University of Leipzig   

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 303, Section: Varieties
Heading: Russian Libraries, Para 2
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Education   Libraries   
Topic: [Statistics on size of libraries, nature of collections, languages represented including Polish and Japanese]

Issue: 081, 13/05/29 p. 303, Section: Varieties
Heading: Universal Catalogue of MSS, Para 4
Category: Libraries   
Topic: [Haenel`s Catalogue, mentioned in issue 79, p.294, also contains law material]
Person: HAENEL, Professor   

Issue: 082, 20/05/29 p. 319, Section: Varieties
Heading: Bibliography in Russia, Para 7
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Archives   Libraries   
Topic: [Catalogue of Th. Tolstoy`s collection of Russian and Sclavonian manuscripts published by Kalaidowitsch and Strojew]
Person: TOLSTOY, Th.   
Source: Comitis Theodori de Tolstoy Bibliotecae Catalogus librorum antiquitate et varietate memorabilium   

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Libraries of Presburg, Para 10
Category: Geography   Hungary   Libraries   
Topic: [There are six huge libraries in the capital of Hungary but for the most part they are not open to the public. The Count D`Appony, however, has recently opened his own]
Person: D`APPONY, Count   

Issue: 097, 02/09/29 p. 555, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Oriental Library of St. Petersburg, Para 9
Category: Geography   Russia   Asia   Libraries   
Topic: [Statistics on asiatic manuscripts, maps and atlases at St. Petersburg]
Institution: Asiatic Museum, St. Petersburg   

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: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Category: Libraries   Russian Empire   Communication   Education   
Topic: [New public library at Odessa]

Issue: 138, 19/06/30 p. 382
Category: Libraries   Statistics   
Topic: [Fewer libraries in Germany than in 1780]

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 557
Heading: Scotch Missionary School in Eastern Russia, Etc. Tiflis, July 15
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Demography   Education   Libraries   Statistics   Printing   
Topic: [A Scottish school in Tiflis, with forty Armenian pupils, teaches the Christian religion, the Armenian language, arithmetic, writing, Greek, Latin and English. Of the six Tartar schools in the area, five teach the Tartar and Persian languages and Persian history, the other teaches the Mahomedan religion, Arabic, arithmetic, astrology and medicine. (The Athenaeum puts an exclamation mark after "astrology"). There are also two Armenian schools which just teach reading Armenian, there being widespread illiteracy]
Source: St. Petersburg Gazette   
, 15/07/1830 Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Heading: Naval Library, Para 3
Category: Libraries   Education   Ships   
Topic: An attempt is about to be made to establish a Naval Library at Portsmouth...

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 575
Heading: Madrid, Para 12
Category: Architecture   Town Planning   Museums   Libraries   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: [A "statistical table" of the public buildings in Madrid]
Institution: Cabinet of Natural History, Madrid   Museum of Artillery, Madrid   Botanic Garden, Madrid   

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