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Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 492
Heading: Phrenology
Category: Psychology   Medicine   Nervous System   Brain   Phrenology   
Topic: [Defence of Phrenology]
Person: EPPS, Dr.   GALL   SPURZHEIM   HARVEY   VESALIUS   
Letter Signed: H. W. D.

Issue: 036, 02/07/28 p. 568, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 8
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Brain   Craniology   Phrenology   
Topic: The Duke of Manchester`s Loss of Brain. [The duke cited as having had a portion of his skull kicked away by a horse, having lost a portion of his cortex, and, notwithstanding, to have made "a very excellent Colonial Governor"]
Person: MANCHESTER, Duke of   
Source: Mechanic`s Magazine   

Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 813
Heading: Varieties, Para 5
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Ear   
Topic: Lectures on the Ear. [The first of a series of lectures on the Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology of the Ear delivered by Mr. Curtis, Aurist to his Majesty, at the Royal Dispensary for Diseases of the Ear, Dean-street, Soho Square]
Person: CUVIER   BLUMENBACH   HALLER   HIPPOCRATES   CURTIS, Mr.   BROOK, Mr.   
Institution: Royal Dispensary for Diseases of the Ear   

Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 861, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Medicine), Para 2
Category: Medicine   Disease   Nervous System   
Topic: A newly-discovered Disease. [Disorder of the spinal nerves described by Dr. Brown of Glasgow, particularly affecting "females and persons of feeble conformation" and "literary people"]
Person: BROWN   
Source: Glasgow Medical Journal   

Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 876, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Musical, Para 7
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Music   
Topic: Twilight Music. [Twilight is the best time for listening to music because the optic and auditory nerve "cannot stand simultaneous excitement"]
Person: COTTUGNO   

Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 762-763, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Phrenology, Para 4
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Brain   Phrenology   Craniology   
Topic: [Arrival of Vimont in London. At first he was a sceptic about phrenology, then converted]
Person: GALL   VIMONT, Dr.   
Institution: Institute of Paris   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 155
Heading: Royal College of Physicians
Category: Medicine   Infectious Diseases   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   Nervous System   
Topic: On the character and effects of the fever at Gibraltar of the autumn of 1828. [Paper by Barry]. Siamese Youths. [Paper by Mayo]. On the table was a wax model of the human brain...[Made by Tuson]
Person: BARRY, Dr.   HALFORD, Sir Henry   GILBERT, Davies   MAYO   TUSON   
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   
Paper[s], March, 1830
Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Sense Organs   
Topic: [Cuvier will be holding a course of lectures on comparative anatomy at the Paris Academy of Sciences]
Person: CUVIER   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 362-363
Heading: Theory of Colour. Royal Institution. Conversazione, Friday, June 4
Category: Physics   Optics   Light   Psychology   Philosophy   Medicine   Nervous System   Sense Organs   The Eye   Sight   Vision   Art   
Topic: [Brockedon on colour. Its pleasure and interest. The spectrum. Primary or "primitive" colours. Complementary or "antagonist" colours. White and black. Black letters on printed posters "much modified by the complementary hue of the surrounding ground". "The radiated membrane" recently discovered in the human eye. An invention by Mr. Field to help artists gauge the effects of different colour combinations]
Person: BROCKEDON   FERGUSON   NEWTON, Sir Isaac   FIELD   
Source: Ferguson: Lectures - Optics   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Lecture, 04/06/1830 Ed`s Mark: PARKE

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Reviews

Issue: 066, 28/01/29 p. 55
Heading: Medical Reform
Category: Medicine   Nervous System   Nervous Disorders   
Title: Analytic Physiology; Treating of the Cure of Nervous Diseases, by External Applications to the Spine. Second edition
Author: HOOD, Samuel   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 360
Heading: Physiology
Category: Medicine   Circulatory System   Nervous System   Respiratory System   
Title: An Essay on the Connection between the Action of the Heart and Arteries, and the Functions of the Nervous System, and particularly its Influence in exciting the Involuntary act of Respiration
Author: SWAN, Joseph   

Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 804
Heading: Phrenology
Category: Phrenology   Craniology   Medicine   Nervous System   Brain   
Title: Phrenology Article of the Foreign Quarterly Review. With Notes from G. Spurzheim, M.D. of the Universities of Vienna and Paris, and Licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians in London
Author: CHEVENIX, Rich.   
Attribution: F. R. S.
Institution: University of Vienna   University of Paris   Royal College of Physicians   
1830
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