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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]
Person: GALL   

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: 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   
Essay Signed: J.

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Reviews

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
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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