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Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 631
Heading: London University
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: The Sessional Initiatory Lecture [...] delivered in the Medical Theatre, on Thursday the 1st instant, by Professor Bell. [The difference in origin of London University and the old universities of England. The old universities were founded more to preserve religion than to extend learning and improve science. Though the universities of Scotland were less bound by the church and have encouraged science they still require constitutional reform. London University, however, has a constitution which protects thecontinuing provision of "the learning, sciences, and arts, which are useful to men in the pursuits of active life . ."]
Person: BELL   HUTCHINSON   SMITH, Adam   REID, Thomas   STEWART, Dugald   GREGORY   MACLAURIN   SIMPSON   PLAYFAIR   BLACK   CULLEN   THE MUNROS   WYNNE, Charles   KIRBY   LARDNER, Dr.   
Institution: University of London   East India Company   
, 01/10/1829
Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 10-12
Heading: On the Scotch Spirit
Category: Scotland   Psychology   Philosophy   Social Sciences   Sociology   Public Opinion   Politics   
Topic: [Is there truly a Scottish national character?]
Person: MELVILLE, Lord   BUTE, Lord   HUME   BEATTIE   REID, Thomas   LOCKE   BERKELEY, Bishop   MILL   STEWART, Dugald   COUSIN, M.   FICHTE   CHAMPOLLION   YOUNG   CHALMERS   SCHLEGEL   GOETHE   SCOTT, Sir Walter   SHAKESPEARE   FIELDING   
Source: Edinburgh Review   Guesses at Truth   
Institution: East India Company   Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

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: 133, 15/05/30 p. 297-298
Heading: Geodesical Survey of Ireland. Royal Institution. Conversazione, April 7
Category: Geography   Geodesy   British Isles   Astronomy   The Earth   Philosophy Of Science   
Topic: [Extension of the geodesical survey of Britain to include Ireland, which has been done on a larger scale than the survey of England. Improvement of methods, including the use of a geometrical "base line", to ensure greater accuracy. The physical difficulty of seeing distant points is converted, in this account, into a metaphor for the advancement of scientific knowledge.]
Person: FARADAY   COLBY, Col.   TROUGHTON   SIMS   
Institution: Government Office of Ordnance   East India Company   
Lecture, 07/04/1830
Issue: 143, 24/07/30 p. 458-459, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: Acerbi`s Tour in Egypt, 1829-1830. On the Rosetta branch of the Nile, below Tervane, 2nd April, 1830
Category: Geography   Travel   Egypt   Agriculture   Engineering   Canals   Communication   Archaeology   
Topic: [The Consul-General to the Emperor of Austria at Alexandria describes his tour, in the first half of a letter forwarded to the Athenaeum by Smith. It concentrates on water: the disrepair of the ancient canal and irrigation system of the Fayum; the waters of Lake Meris; the route to Suez]
Institution: East India Company   
Letter Signed: ACERBI; Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Reviews

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 707
Heading: Tower of Babel
Category: Geography   Middle East   Archaeology   Christian Religion   
Title: Travels in Chaldaea, including a Journey from Bussorah to Bagdad, Hillah, and Babylon, Performed on Foot in 1827. With Observations on the Sites and Remains of Babel, Seleucia, and Ctesiphon
Author: MIGNAN, Capt. Robert   
Attribution: Of the Hon. East India Company`s Service
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 109, 25/11/29 p. 735-736
Heading: Perspective
Category: Art   Science   Geometry   Geography   Maps   
Title: Synopsis of Practical Perspective, Lineal and Aerial
Author: FIELDING, T. H.   
Attribution: Teacher of Drawing to the Senior Classes at the Hon. East India Company`s Military Academy
Institution: East India Company   

Issue: 113, 23/12/29 p. 802-804
Heading: Travels in Chaldaea
Category: Geography   Middle East   Archaeology   
Title: Travels in Chaldaea, including a Journey from Bussorah to Bagdad, Hillah, and Babylon, performed on Foot in 1827. With Observations on the Sites and Remains of Babel, Seleucia, and Ctesiphon. [Second notice] (Continued from p. 707)
Author: MIGNAN, Capt. Robert   
Attribution: Of the East India Company`s Service; Lately in command of the Escort attached to the Political Resident in Turkish Arabia; Member of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Institution: East India Company   Royal Asiatic Society   

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: 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: 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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