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Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 719-720
Heading: Narrative of a Residence at Fernando Po, 1n 1827 and 1828. (Continued from page 713)
Category: Geography   Islands Round Africa   Social Anthropology   Custom And Tradition   
Topic: [Relations of the British party with the people of Fernando Po; "purchasing" land; vegetation of Fernando Po; customs and traditions]
Person: OWEN, Captain   HARRISON, Captain   JEFFERY   ANDERSON   GALLEN, Mr.   
Signed: HOLMAN, James

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 729
Heading: The Shell. An Historical Apologue
Category: Philosophy   Folklore   Cosmogony   
Topic: [Allegorical tale of a shell from the bay of Atlantis, showing how the world was not made for man alone but "for all the living things in the successive stages of existence"]

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: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 7
Category: Medicine   Psychology   Psychosomatic Aspects of Disease   Sensory Illusions   
Topic: Hypochondriacs. [Sensory illusions in cases of "hypochondriasm"]
Person: CABANIS   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 3
Category: Entomology   
Topic: Depredations on Bee-Hives. [The other insects which live in bee-hives: wasps, hornets, death`s head hawkmoths (Acherontia Atropos) and the smaller moths (Tineae and Tortrices)]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Icthyology), Para 4
Category: Icthyology   
Topic: The Herring. [Do herrings migrate, having been spawned in northern seas?]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Icthyology), Para 4
Category: Icthyology   
Topic: The Tunny

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 6
Category: Zoology   
Topic: The Snail-paced Lemur
Person: D`EBSONVILLE, M.   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 5
Category: Ornithology   
Topic: Migratory Birds. [Do certain birds lie low in the winter, or does migration account for the disappearance?]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Zoophytology), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Parazoa   
Topic: Is the Sponge an Animal?
Person: LINNAEUS   PLINY   ARISTOTLE   PEYSONNEL, M.   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Mosses. [Value of moss as foodstuff for animals]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Geology), Para 3
Category: Geology   
Topic: Granite Veins. [Is it true that "every vein must be of date posterior to that of the body which contains it"?]
Person: BRANDE   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Meteorology), Para 5
Category: Meteorology   
Topic: Effect of Mountains on the Atmosphere. [Mountains precipitate the moisture contained in the air]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Mineralogy), Para 2
Category: Geology   Mineralogy   
Topic: Chalk and Marble. [Carbonate of limestone estimated to form not less than one-eighth part of the whole crust of the globe]

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Mineralogy), Para 2
Category: Geology   Mineralogy   
Topic: Flint in Chalk. [Silicious pebbles in other limestone strata besides those of chalk]
Person: DE LUC, M.   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 731, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Vegetable Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Botany   Plant Physiology   
Topic: The Climbing Marcgravia of Jamaica

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 732, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 6
Category: Astronomy   
Topic: Comets. [Saumarez asserts that they are consumed and dissipated before one revolution is completed]
Person: SAUMAREZ   

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 732, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Manufactures   Textile Industry   
Topic: Felting. [How hatters produce the curl required to "felt" the short fur of rabbits, hares and moles]

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Reviews

Issue: 046, 10/09/28 p. 720-721
Heading: Dr. Granville`s Travels in Russia
Category: Geography   Russia   
Title: St. Petersburgh. A Journal of Travels to and from that Capital; through Flanders, the Rhenish Provinces, Prussia, Russia, Poland, Silesia, Saxony, and Federated States of Germany and France
Author: GRANVILLE, A. B.   

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: 046, 10/09/28 p. 726
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Title: The Flora Medica for September. [Number 11]

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