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Issue: 028, 07/05/28 p. 444
Heading: Varieties. Chiefly Selected from Recent Letters of Continental Correspondents
Category: Anthropology Medicine Craniology Phrenology
Topic: Gall the Craniologist. [Satirical paragraph on the researches of Gall in a prison]
Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 492
Category: Psychology Medicine Nervous System Brain Phrenology
Topic: [Defence of Phrenology]
Person: EPPS, Dr. GALL SPURZHEIM HARVEY VESALIUS
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: 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: 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: 126, 27/03/30 p. 187
Heading: Royal College of Physicians
Category: Medicine Circulatory System Respiratory System Psychosomatic Aspects of Disease Psychology Phrenology
Topic: Apoplexy of the lungs, coincident with thickening of the mitral valves of the heart. [The paper given is described as full of "classical and poetical" quotations. The author puts the increase in heart disease down to the "strenuous efforts with which the most powerful emotions are endeavoured to be concealed or suppressed" rather than "the feelings they seek to hide"]
Person: HALFORD, Sir Henry BISHOP OF BRISTOL BISHOP OF ST. ASAPH WILSON, James
Institution: Royal College of Physicians
Paper, March, 1830
Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 219-220
Heading: The Marmoset
Category: Zoology Primates Man Biological Sciences Anthropology Phrenology
Topic: [The] comparative excellence of men and monkeys. [The likeness is admitted to be "mortifyingly conspicuous"]
Person: LA BROSSE SCHOUTEN LAVATER BUFFON BOSMAN VAN DORTCH NEWTON, Sir Isaac RHOOP-CHAUND MEETAH DHOOD CHESTERFIELD
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Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 804
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
Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 99 -100
Heading: Pagan Mysteries
Category: Mythology Religion Christian Religion Social Anthropology Phrenology
Title: Memoire sur le Culte de Mithra, son Origine, sa Nature, et ses Mysteres. Envoye en 1825 au Concours de l`Academie Royal des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres de Paris
Author: HAMMER, le Chevalier Joseph de
Institution: Societe Asiatique de Paris
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