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Issue: 055, 12/11/28 p. 876, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Picturesque, Para 6
Category: Botany   Trees   
Topic: Spray of the Oak. [Minute description of the arrangement of branches on an oak]
Source: Gilpin: Forest Scenery   

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 908, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Picturesque, Para 8
Category: Botany   Trees   
Topic: The Forest Oak. [The different colours and textures of the trunk of an oak, caused by mosses]
Source: Gilpin: Forest Scenery   

Issue: 059, 10/12/28 p. 928, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Picturesque, Para 8
Category: Botany   Trees   Literature   
Topic: The Cowthorpe Oak. [The huge dimensions of a very old oak which features in Strutt`s book of tree etchings, Sylva Britannica. The tree does not seem much changed in 1828 from its description by Dr. Hunter in his "Notes on Evelyn", one hundred years earlier. A stanza of poetry which seems to fit the atmosphere and history of the tree is quoted anonymously]
Person: HUNTER   EVELYN   STRUTT, [George Jacob]   
Source: Strutt: Sylva Britannica, 25   

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 46, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-animated Nature. (Vegetable Geography), Para 2
Category: Botany   Trees   Ecology   Climate   
Topic: Plants of the Polar and Temperate Regions

Issue: 067, 04/02/29 p. 78, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Vegetable Geography), Para 2
Category: Biology   Evolution   Ecology   Trees   
Topic: Forests. [The tropical forests are essential for the continuation of at least half the plants and almost all the animals of those regions. The destruction of forest in colder climates would not threaten the survival of any animal except the squirrel]

Issue: 086, 17/06/29 p. 382, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Dendrology), Para 2
Category: Botany   Trees   
Topic: Cedars of Lebanon in England. [Dimensions of notable old trees]
Person: CARNARVON, Lord   UVEDALE, Dr.   
Source: Library of Entertaining Knowledge - Trees   

Issue: 086, 17/06/29 p. 382, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Xulonology), Para 3
Category: Botany   Trees   
Topic: Fancy Woods. [Accounts of: Zebra-wood, Coromandel-wood, Satin-wood, Sandal-wood, Amboyna-wood, Botany Bay Oak, Ebony, Acker-wood, Canary-wood, Purple-wood, Bird`s-eye maple, Snake-wood, Harewood, Calamander-wood]
Person: BROWNRIGG, Sir Robert [Late Governor of Ceylon]   
Source: Library of Entertaining Knowledge - Trees   

Issue: 131, 01/05/30 p. 268
Heading: Paris Chit-Chat
Category: Law   Periodicals   Communication   Mathematics   Geometry   Astronomy   Botany   Trees   
Topic: A New Censorship. [A miscellaneous column, only one item of which has a heading: 1. Printers in France serve as censors, refusing to print what might turn out to be libellous. 2. A copyright law for periodicals may shortly be introduced. 3. Poisson, who specializes in geometry, is a new foreign member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Berlin. So is Arago who represents France in astronomy. 4. One ninth of France is estimated to be forest]
Person: POISSON, M.   LAPLACE   ARAGO, M.   VOLTA, M.   
Source: Gazette Constitutionelle de l`Allier   Revue Francaise   Revue de Paris   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences, Berlin   
Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 282-283
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. Sitting of the 12th April
Category: Botany   Trees   Chemistry   Icthyology   Animal Physiology   Entomology   Textiles   Steam Power   
Topic: [1. Milk-tree found at Demerara. 2. Germination of the Nepenthe. 3. Properties of a Sal Gemma. 4. Influence of Water on the Respiration of Fishes. 5. The Bombyx of the ancients. 6. Annual volume of the Board of Longitude. 7. The difference of opinion between St. Hilaire and Cuvier on "the theory of analogy"]
Person: DELESSERT   SMITH (of Edinburgh)   HUMBOLDT   ARNOT, M.   WALLICH, Dr. Nathaniel   ARAGO, M.   DUMAS, M.   BOUE, M.   FLEURENS, M.   LATREILLE   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   CUVIER   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   East India Company   Botanical Gardens, Calcutta   Board of Longitude   
Letter[s], 12/04/1830
Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 429
Heading: Age of Trees
Category: Botany   Plant Physiology   Trees   Ecology   
Topic: [The accuracy of counting rings when working out a tree`s age. The variation in the width of rings depends on climate. Fir-trees growing near the snow-line of the Alps have many rings close together in a thin stem]
Person: LINNAEUS   
Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Interesting Discovery, Para 7
Category: Botany   Trees   Manufactures   Engineering   Ships   Materials Testing   
Topic: [An association at Lyons have discovered many new industrial uses for Linden bark]

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 495
Category: Botany   Trees   
Topic: [Example of a 700-year-old linden tree in Belgium]
Source: Gazette Litteraire   

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