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Issue: 063, 07/01/29 p. 13, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Poetical, Para 1
Category: Anthropology   Medicine   Brain   Phrenology   Craniology   Mathematics   Literature   
Topic: Sir Walter Scott and Dr. Gall, the Phrenologist. [The Athenaeum exposes Dr. Gall`s mistaken apprehensions about certain anonymous busts]
Person: GALL   CHANTREY   TROUGHTON   SCOTT, Sir Walter   POMFRET, Earl of   

Issue: 076, 08/04/29 p. 217-218
Heading: The Museum of Thoughts. IV.--Novalis
Category: Science   Philosophy   Logic   Metaphysics   Psychology   Chemistry   Physics   Mathematics   Poetry   Literature   
Topic: [A series of definitions of the nature of thought and thinking]

Issue: 126, 27/03/30 p. 190
Heading: Equality of Level of the Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea
Category: Geography   Astronomy   Mathematics   Geodesy   
Topic: [Two officers are measuring France to obtain "a trigonometrical description of that kingdom". They have found no proof that the Mediterranean is lower than the [Atlantic] Ocean]
Person: FOURRIER, M.   

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 202-203
Heading: Statistics. Conversazione at the Royal Institution
Category: Social Sciences   Demography   Mortality   Mathematics   Insurance   Medicine   Public Health   
Topic: The doctrine of Life Expectancies formed the subject of a lecture delivered by Mr. Brookes this evening. [After the lecture, Faraday announced that Drummond`s lecture on the geodaetical survey of Ireland had been postponed]
Person: BROOKES   HALLEY   CONDORCET   LAPLACE   YOUNG   FARADAY   DRUMMOND   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Lecture, 26/03/1830
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: 131, 01/05/30 p. 267
Heading: Royal Society
Category: Mathematics   
Topic: [...] the attention of the Society was occupied by an abstruse mathematical communication from Mr. Lubbock
Person: LUBBOCK   
Institution: Royal Society   
Paper, 22/14/1830
Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Paris Chit-Chat
Category: Law   Periodicals   Communication   Mathematics   Geometry   Astronomy   Botany   Trees   
Topic: A New Censorship. [A miscellaneous column, only one item of which has a heading: 1. Printers in France serve as censors, refusing to print what might turn out to be libellous. 2. A copyright law for periodicals may shortly be introduced. 3. Poisson, who specializes in geometry, is a new foreign member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Berlin. So is Arago who represents France in astronomy. 4. One ninth of France is estimated to be forest]
Person: POISSON, M.   LAPLACE   ARAGO, M.   VOLTA, M.   
Source: Gazette Constitutionelle de l`Allier   Revue Francaise   Revue de Paris   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences, Berlin   
Column
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: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: Billiards, Para 8
Category: Mathematics   Games   
Topic: We noticed some time since a clever work on this subject, translated from the French of Captain Mingaud...
Person: MINGAUD, Capt.   
Source: Mingaud: The Noble Game of Billiards   

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Reviews

Issue: 014, 11/03/28 p. 216
Heading: Mathematics
Category: Mathematics   
Title: An Analytical System of Conic Sections
Author: HAMILTON, H. P.   
Attribution: Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge

Issue: 044, 27/08/28 p. 694
Heading: Intellectual Arithmetic
Category: Mathematics   Arithmetic   
Title: A Treatise on Practical Arithmetic
Author: REYNOLDS, J. P.   
Attribution: Teacher of Mathematics

Issue: 044, 27/08/28 p. 694
Heading: Intellectual Arithmetic
Category: Mathematics   Arithmetic   
Title: The Theory and Practice of Arithmetic
Author: HUTTON, George   

Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 803-804
Heading: Pure Mathematics
Category: Mathematics   Geometry   
Title: The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid, with a Commentary and Geometrical Exercises. To which are annexed a Treatise on Solid Geometry, and a short Essay on the Ancient Geometrical Analysis. For the use of Students in, and preparing for, the University of London
Author: LARDNER, Rev. Dionysius   
Attribution: Professor of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy in the University of London

Issue: 073, 18/03/29 p. 164-166
Heading: Infant Schools
Category: Science   Mathematics   Education   
Title: Letters on the System of Development, as pursued in Infants Schools
Author: ANON   
Attribution: By the Master of an Infant School

Issue: 082, 20/05/29 p. 308
Heading: The Hamiltonian System
Category: Education   Philosophy   Philology   Language   Classical Literature   Mathematics   Mineralogy   
Title: The History, Principles, Practice, and Results of the Hamiltonian System, Etc. [Third notice]
Author: HAMILTON, J.   
Attribution: Author of "The Hamiltonian System"
Institution: Morning Chronicle   Westminster Review   Edinburgh Review   

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 434
Heading: The Life of Locke
Category: Philosophy   Biography   Mathematics   
Title: The Life of John Locke, with Extracts from his Correspondence, Journals, and Common-Place Books. [Second Notice; see p. 420]
Author: KING, Lord   

Issue: 095, 19/08/29 p. 514-515
Heading: The Pursuit of Knowledge
Category: Philosophy Of Science   Biography   Mathematics   
Title: The Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Vol. III, Part I. The Pursuit of knowledge under Difficulties; illustrated by Anecdotes
Author: ANON   

Issue: 101, 30/09/29 p. 609
Heading: Mechanics
Category: Mechanics   Physics   Engineering   Mathematics   
Title: A concise System of Mechanics in Theory and Practice, with Original and Practical Remarks, Rules, Experiments, Tables, and Calculations, for the Use of Practical Men
Author: HAY, James   
Attribution: Land Surveyor

Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 717-718
Heading: German Tales
Category: Philosophy   Philosophy Of Science   Mathematics   Literature   Poetry   
Title: Foreign Tales and Traditions; chiefly selected from the Fugitive Literature of Germany
Author: CUNNINGHAM, George G.   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 772
Category: Science   Mathematics   Popularization Of Science   Almanacs   Periodicals   
Title: The British Almanac for 1830
Institution: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 152
Category: Mathematics   Education   
Title: A Concise System of Mathematics, in Theory and Practice
Author: INGRAM, Alexander   

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 201
Category: Science   Encyclopaedias   Political Economy   Social Sciences   Geography   Geodesy   Philosophy   Mathematics   Physics   
Title: Encyclopaedia Britannica: Seventh Edition; with the Supplement to the former Editions incorporated. Vol. I. Part I.

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 280
Category: Games   Mathematics   
Title: The Noble Game of Billiards, wherein are exhibited Extraordinary and surprising Strokes, which have excited the admiration of most of the Sovereigns of Europe
Author: MINGAUD, M.   
Attribution: Formerly Capitaine d`Infanterie in the service of France
French Translator: THURSTON, John

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