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Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 489, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animal Mechanics. (Anthropology), Para 7
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: Deaf and Dumb Families. [Is deafness hereditary?]
Person: WATSON   
Institution: Committee for the Asylum in the Kent Road   

Issue: 032, 04/06/28 p. 505, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Optics, Para 6
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Topic: Experiments on Images. [Majendie disproves the theory that the crystalline lens is carried forwards and backwards, in distant and in near vision]
Person: MAJENDIE, M.   

Issue: 033, 11/06/28 p. 522, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-animated Nature. (Optics), Para 6
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Topic: Visible magnitude altered by temperature. [Objects appear smaller in cold weather and larger in warm. According to Le Cat the explanation is: the pupil of the eye is contracted by cold as well as light]
Person: LE CAT, M.   

Issue: 034, 18/06/28 p. 536, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 7
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Topic: Effects of Darkness and Light on the Eyes
Person: RICHERAND, M.   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 730-731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Topic: Movements of the Eye

Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 764, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Topic: Outward Motion of the Eye

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 78, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 10
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   Anthropology   Somatology   
Topic: Colour of the Eyes. [Ancient theory that light-coloured or blue eyes are well suited to dim light, whilst the black eyes of black peoples can bear very bright light]
Source: Portius: De Coloribus Oculorum   

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: 054, 05/11/28 p. 854
Heading: Manual of Anatomy
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Title: A Manual of the Anatomy, Physiology, and Diseases of the Eye and its Appendages
Author: STRATFORD, S. J.   
Attribution: Member of the Royal College of Surgeons

Issue: 070, 25/02/29 p. 119
Heading: British Physiognomy
Category: Anthropology   Somatology   Medicine   Sense Organs   Eye   
Title: An Essay on the Physiognomy and Physiology of the present Inhabitants of Britain; with References to their Origin as Goths and Celts. Together with Remarks upon the Physiognomical Characteristics of Ireland and of some of the neighbouring Continental Nations
Author: PRICE, Rev. T.   

Issue: 109, 25/11/29 p. 742
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Disability   Congenital Abnormalities   
Title: An Essay on the Deaf and Dumb, showing the Necessity of Medical Treatment in early Infancy
Author: CURTIS, John Harrison   
Attribution: Surgeon Aurist to the Kind

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 768-770
Heading: Elements of Physics, Etc. (Concluded from p. 749)
Category: Physics   Light   Optics   Medicine   Sense Organs   
Title: Elements of Physics, or Natural Philosophy, General and Medical, explained independently of Technical Mathematics. In two volumes. Volume II. Part I. comprehending the subjects of Heat and Light
Author: ARNOTT, Neil   
Attribution: M.D.; Of the Royal College of Physicians
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   

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