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Issue: 064, 14/01/29 p. 30
Heading: Mr. Buckingham
Category: Geography   Asia   Egypt   India   China   Trade   
Topic: Mr Buckingham`s first Lecture on the Countries of the East. [The first of several lectures given in the "great commercial towns" with the purpose of rousing feeling against the East India Company]
Source: Liverpool Times   

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 76
Heading: Miscellaneous Notices, Para 2
Category: Trade   Demography   Europe   North America   
Topic: Trade, Revenue, Etc. Comparative Statements. [Statistics on the economy and electoral representation in Great Britain, France, United States of America, Netherlands, Austria, Russia, Prussia, Norway]

Issue: 068, 11/02/29 p. 95
Heading: Mr Buckingham`s Lectures
Category: Geography   Asia   Trade   
Topic: [Notice of Buckingham`s recent course of lectures to show the commercial possibilities in the East once the monopoly of the East India Company has been removed]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk   
Source: Manchester Guardian   

Issue: 073, 18/03/29 p. 168
Category: Geography   Asia   Trade   
Topic: [The good reception of Buckingham`s lectures at Birmingham. He will go on to lecture at Bristol]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 257-258
Heading: Conversations on Political Economy. Dialogue I.--On Interchange
Category: Political Economy   Education   Trade   
Topic: [An introduction to current issues in political economy. It takes the form of a dialogue between economists over the purchase of mutton chops in a coffee-room]
Person: MARCET, Mrs.   SADLER   BARING   BANKES   ROBINSON   
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Indigo of Senegal, Para 6
Category: Geography   West And North Central Africa   Agriculture   Trade   
Topic: [Feasibility of cultivating indigo in Senegal]
Person: ROGER, Baron [Ex-governor of Senegal]   
Letter, 18/01/29
Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 446, Section: Varieties
Heading: Channels of Trade--England and France, Para 4
Category: Trade   Engineering   
Topic: [Statistical comparison of roads, canals and railways in England and France]

Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 463, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Comparative Statistics, Para 6
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Demography   Trade   Agriculture   
Topic: [Statistical comparisons between Russia, Austria, the Prussian states, France and Great Britain]
Person: BALBI, M.   
Source: Balbi: Essay on the Statistics of Russia   

Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 763, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Manufacture of Cat-gut Strings, Para 5
Category: Veterinary Medicine   Manufactures   Trade   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Strings for violins etc. are best made from the intestines of lean sheep, such as Italian. Welch, Highland or Southdown breeds would provide better cat-gut than "fatty" breeds (such as Lincoln)]
Source: Recreations in Science   

Issue: 116, 09/01/30 p. 17
Heading: Prospectus of the New Series
Category: Periodicals   Communication   Science   Literature   Art   Trade   
Topic: The Proprietors of the Athenaeum, in presenting a New Series to their Subscribers, Advertisers and the Public, deem it proper to state...the plan...to be adopted for the future. [The Athenaeum makes a statement to its readers. It has altered its day of publication to a Saturday. It will be in smaller type to get more in. There will be a greater range of contributors, including some "eminent authors" and ex-writers for the London Weekly Review. It will concentrate on quality reviewing and article-writing, not journalistic speed. It promises "an increased attention to Foreign Literature, to the Drama, to Works of Embellishment, and to the progress of the Arts and Sciences in Foreign Countries, no less than at home". And now containing "commercial intelligence", it is expected to "find its way to the Study, the Breakfast-table, and the Counting-house, of the intelligent throughout the Kingdom, as well as in the British possessions abroad"]
Source: Athenaeum   London Weekly Review   

Issue: 116, 09/01/30 p. 29-30, Section: The Fine Arts
Heading: Engraving. Evening Illustrations of the Society of Arts
Category: Communication   Printing   Art   Trade   Inventions   Printing Machines   
Topic: [Abstract of a paper read by Aikin, on the processes of etching and engraving, now increasingly being done with the help of machines]
Person: AIKIN, Mr.   
Institution: Society of Arts   

Issue: 116, 09/01/30 p. 31
Heading: Early Notice of the Use of Tea by the Chinese
Category: Custom And Tradition   Trade   Food   China   Medicine   Health   
Topic: [Tea, called "Tah", was known in China in the ninth century and believed to be medicinal]

Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 94-95
Heading: Mr. Buckingham`s Lectures
Category: Geography   Trade   Middle East   Science   Applied Science   
Topic: [Buckingham`s last lecture at the London Institution in Moorfields, on the geography of Eastern countries. Forthcoming lectures, however, on India and trade "could not with so much propriety be given" at an institution "devoted to science in its more abstract sense"]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk   
Institution: London Institution   
Lecture
Issue: 129, 17/04/30 p. 235, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: St. Petersburg, March 7, 1830, Para 2
Category: Statistics   Trade   Russian Empire   
Topic: Trade, 1829. [Imports and Exports]

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Egypt. [From a Friend at Alexandria]
Category: Trade   Communication   Geography   North Africa   Oceans   Red Sea (and Suez Canal)   Historical Sciences   Archaeology   Philology   Mining   
Topic: [The busyness of Egypt since the Suez Canal has been constructed. Complaints of the indifference of the British government to science (archaeological research) compared with the French and Tuscan governments. Some British miners have come to Egypt to bore for water and help relieve the drought]
Person: MEHEMET ALI PASHA   IBRAHIM PASHA   HEAD   FULLARTON   HENDERSON   CLARKE, Dr.   GIBSON   CHAMPOLLION   ROSSELLINI   
Institution: Government of France   Government of Tuscany   
Letter, 07/03/1830
Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Category: Geography   Germany   Statistics   Trade   
Topic: [Increased importation of wool from Germany over "the past fourteen years"]

Issue: 143, 24/07/30 p. 459-460
Heading: Mr. Buckingham`s Proposed Voyage round the Globe
Category: Geography   Exploration   Trade   Manufactures   Agriculture   Steam Power   Ships   Safety   
Topic: [Public meeting at the Royal Institution to attract support for Buckingham`s plan to make a voyage round the world to discover new markets for British goods. As well as increasing knowledge of geography, the voyage would "lay the foundations for a future commercial intercourse with the coasts and islands discovered" by leaving specimens of British manufactures in these places]
Person: SUSSEX, Duke of   WATSON   SOMERSET, Duke of   GOWER, Lord Leveson   PENDARVIS   DURHAM, Lord   WADE, Rev. Dr.   SMITH, Sir Sidney   JOHNSTON, Sir Alexander   PONSONBY, G.   SINCLAIR, Sir John   HUSKISSON   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Signed: "H."; Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 143, 24/07/30 p. 462
Heading: General Cemetery Company, Para 9
Category: Public Health   Burial   Social Anthropology   Trade   Town Planning   Architecture   
Topic: [New plans for dealing with the dead in the city]
Institution: General Cemetery Company   

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: The Rattle-Snake, Para 11
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   Snakes   Ecology   Trade   
Topic: [There is a known market for rattle-snakes in North America. The Athenaeum correspondent doubts the security of the current collection of one hundred rattle-snakes in the Tower of London. The species could establish itself in the British climate. In North America its range is as far north as Canada]

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Trade of Algiers, Para 12
Category: Geography   Statistics   North Africa   Trade   
Topic: [Imports and exports, Algiers, 1826, showing the Algerian national debt]

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 529
Heading: Perryian Principles
Category: Education   Philology   Inventions   Manufactures   Trade   
Topic: [A satirical article upon Perry, the author of pamphlets which advocate his patented educational system in "most subjects connected with Nature, Morals, Literature and Science" and which also advertise his patented products: pens, pen-holders, letter-paper and copy-books]
Person: PERRY, James   CRUIKSHANK   CICERO   XENOPHON   
Source: Perryian Principles of teaching the Dead and the Living Languages, in Fifteen Articles   
Institution: Perryian Schools, London   
Ed`s Mark: JEWSBURY (Maria Jane [later Mrs. Fletcher])

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 570-571
Heading: Indian Scenes. Shopping
Category: Geography   Travel   Manufactures   Trade   India   Social Anthropology   Medicine   Food   
Topic: ["Letter" from India signed Emma Roberts, Upper Province, Hindostan: Shopping at home for wealthy Indians. Deliberately prosaic account of an Indian bazaar. The different diet of the rich and poor. Dress. The deluded demand for European goods. Indian shops stocked with European goods]
Person: HEVELL   
Institution: Magazin des Modes, Dinapore   
Letter Signed: ROBERTS, Emma

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Reviews

Issue: 043, 20/08/28 p. 675-676
Heading: Practical Political Economy
Category: Agriculture   Manufactures   Trade   
Title: Cours complet d`Economie Politique Pratique; Ouvrage destine a mettre sous les yeux des Hommes d`Etat, des Proprietaires Fonciers, et des Capitalistes, des Savans, des Agriculteurs, des Manufacturiers, des Negocians, et en general de tous les Citoyens, l`Economie des Societes. Tome Premier
Author: SAY, Jean Baptiste   
French
Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 721-722
Heading: Practical Political Economy. (Continued from Page 676)
Category: Agriculture   Manufactures   Trade   
Title: Cours complet d`Economie Politique Pratique; Ouvrage, destine a mettre sous les yeux des Hommes d`Etat, des Proprietaires Fonciers, et des Capitalistes, des Savans, des Agriculteurs, des Manufacturiers, des Negocians, et en general de tous les Citoyens, l`Economie des Societes. Tome Second.
Author: SAY, Jean Baptiste   
Attribution: Auteur du Traite et du Catechisme d`Economie Politique; Membre de la plupart des Academies de l`Europe
French
Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 756-757
Heading: Say`s Practical Political Economy. (Continued from page 722)
Category: Agriculture   Manufactures   Trade   
Title: Cours complet d`Economie Politique Pratique, Etc. Tome Second
Author: SAY, Jean Baptiste   
French
Issue: 096, 26/08/29 p. 531-532
Heading: Memorials of the King of Sweden
Category: Geography   Sweden   Russian Empire   Communication   Trade   Canals   
Title: Memorials of Charles John, King of Sweden and Norway: Illustrative of his Character; of his Relations with the Emperor Napoleon; and of the present State of his Kingdoms. With a Discourse on the Political Character of Sweden
Author: MEREDITH, William George   
Attribution: A. M. of Brazenose Colledge [sic], Oxford

Issue: 120, 13/02/30 p. 89-90
Category: Periodicals   Geography   India   Medicine   Trade   
Title: The Oriental Quarterly Review. No. I. January, 1830
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 123, 06/03/30 p. 133-135
Category: Periodicals   Communication   Geography   Demography   Greece   Turkey   Literature   Trade   
Title: Foreign Quarterly Review. No X.

Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 217-218
Heading: Public Life in India
Category: Geography   India   Trade   Social Anthropology   Burial Rites   Cannibalism   
Title: Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F. R. S., in the Government of Java, Etc. By his Widow. [Second notice]
Author: RAFFLES, Lady Stamford   
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 218-219
Category: Trade   Law   
Title: The Tradesman`s Law Library; consisting of familiar Treatises on the Laws with which Tradesmen in general ought to be conversant; with an Index, and a Glossary of Law Terms
Author: TOMPSON, George   

Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 241
Heading: The East India Question
Category: Geography   India   Trade   Social Sciences   Political Science   Colonial Policy   
Title: India, or Facts to illustrate the Character and Condition of the Native Inhabitants. Part III
Author: RICKARDS, R.   
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 260-262
Heading: The East India Question
Category: Geography   India   Trade   Agriculture   Social Sciences   Political Science   Colonial Policy   
Title: India, or Facts to illustrate the Character and Condition of the Native Inhabitants. Part III. [Continuation from last Number]
Author: RICKARDS, R.   
Institution: East India Company   

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