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Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Punishment of Death
Category: Criminal Law   
Topic: [Praise for the abolition of the death penalty in one of the cantons of Switzerland]

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 189
Heading: Chinese Criticism -- Dr. Morrison and "The Quarterly Review"
Category: Philology   
Topic: [Objection to a review in "The Quarterly Review" of translations from the Chinese.]
Person: MORRISON, Dr.   THOMS, Mr.   
Source: Quarterly Review   
Letter Signed: Y.Z.

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 190
Heading: Account of Captain Durville`s Expedition
Category: Geography   Exploration   New Zealand   Polynesia   
Topic: [The running aground of the scientific expedition ship "Astrolabe" at Tonga Tabou in May, 1827]]
Person: QUOY   GAIMARD   DURVILLE, Captain   
Letter, May, 1827
Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 190
Heading: Dreadful Storm in India
Category: Meteorology   Storms   Folklore   
Topic: [Hurricane in India attributed locally to the lapse of religious ritual. Account taken from an Indian paper.]
Source: Timira Nasak   

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 190
Heading: New Inventions, Para 1
Category: Communication   Inventions   
Topic: A Method of Instantaneous Communication, by Day or Night, between London and any other Town in England or Scotland; or between any two Towns on the Continent, at whatever distance situate from one another

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 190
Heading: New Inventions, Para 2
Category: Inventions   
Topic: The Secret of Constructing a new Machine of very great Power, called the Hydrodynamic Engine, for suddenly producing immense Pressure, which Pressure may either be continued, or instantly removed at option

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Reviews

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Notices of English Books
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Title: Observations on the Properties and Effects of the Expressed Oil of the Seed of Croton Tiglium; together with the Botanical History, and a correct coloured Engraving of the Plant
Author: FROST, John   
Attribution: Director of the Medico-Botanical Society of London; Lecturer on Botany at St. Thomas`s Hospital
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Notices of English Books
Category: Medicine   Urogenital System   
Title: Observations on Lithotomy, and on the formation of Urinary Calculi
Author: LITCHFIELD, John Charles   
Attribution: Lecturer on Anatomy, ; Fellow of the Medical Society of London
Institution: Medical Society of London   

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Notices of English Books
Category: Philosophy   
Title: A Disquisition on the Nature and Property of Living Animals, with an Inquiry how far our Knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology is consistent with the Belief of a Soul and Future Life; and on the Intellectual Difference between Man and Brutes
Author: WARREN, George   
Attribution: Surgeon

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