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Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 775-779
Heading: Narrative of a Residence at Fernando Po, in 1827 and 1828. (Continued from page 759)
Category: Geography   Islands Round Africa   Social Anthropology   Custom And Tradition   
Topic: [Holman`s glossary of the language of Fernando Po; women; habits and customs; natural history]
Person: HOLMAN, James   JEFFREY   OWEN, Captain   HARRISON, Captain   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Entomology   
Topic: Forceps of the Earwig. [Main, of Chelsea, suggests that the forked pincers at the tail of the earwig are for folding its wings. Dufour suggests, in a paper, that the pincers are for defence and attack]
Person: MAIN, Mr. J.   DUFOUR, M.   
Source: Annales des Sciences Naturelles   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Conchology), Para 4
Category: Zoology   Mollusca   
Topic: Sluggishness of the Snail. [The slow circulation of its viscous juices]
Person: BRAIDLEY, Mr.   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 3
Category: Entomology   Bees   
Topic: Bees in Dead Carcasses.--Sampson`s Lion, Etc. [Bees, in fact, abhor carrion, though they may inhabit a skeleton]
Person: ARISTOTLE   PLINY   MOUFFET   BOCHART   HERODOTUS   HIPPOCRATES   REDI   ALBERGOTTO   
Source: Redi: Experimenta Generationis Insectorum   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Icthyology), Para 6
Category: Icthyology   
Topic: The Perch not a glutton. [The apparently full stomach of a caught perch is due to the method in which it dies when dragged to the surface and not to its eating habits]
Person: JURINE, Professor   
Source: Jurine`s Histoire abregee des Poissons du Lac Leman   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ophiology), Para 5
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: The Rattle-Snake. [Method of swallowing its prey whole; ability to digest food during intervals of relative wakefulness during hibernation]
Person: AUDUBON, M.   SMELLIE   
Source: Smellie`s Philosophy of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 7
Category: Ornithology   Agriculture   
Topic: Male and Female Eggs. [Telling the sex of differently shaped eggs]
Person: BUZAREINGUES, M. Girou de   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 780, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Zoophytology), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Ecology   
Topic: Animalculae of the Arctic Seas. [Food chains in the Greenland sea]
Person: SCORESBY   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 8
Category: Zoology   
Topic: Supplement to Buffon. [Ten-volume addition to Buffon, comprising animals and birds discovered since the publication of the original work, to be published by M. R. P. Lesson]
Person: TIMMINCK   VIELLOT   WILSON, James   LE VAILLANT   MONTAIGNE   SELBY, Mr.   BEWICK, Thomas   BUONOPARTE, Charles   JOUEY   GAIMARD   GARNOT   
Source: Bulletin des Sciences   Supplement to Buffon`s Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Acoustics), Para 6
Category: Physics   Sound   
Topic: Concord and Discord
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Australasian Botany. [Publication on the rare plants of New Holland]
Person: GUILLEMIN, M.   BROWN   BRODA   DELESSERT   
Source: Broda`s Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae   Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Rare Plants in the North of Sweden
Person: LESTUDIUS, M.   
Institution: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Geology), Para 3
Category: Geology   
Topic: Volcano in Scotland. [All the basaltic rocks from Dunbar to the Firth of Clyde produced by one large volcano]
Person: BOUE, M.   
Source: Conversations on Geology   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Meteorology), Para 5
Category: Meteorology   
Topic: Temperature in Owhyhee
Person: MENZIES, Mr. A.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Mineralogy), Para 2
Category: Mineralogy   
Topic: System of Professor Mohs
Person: MOHS   MANES, M.   WERNER   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Vegetable Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Botany   Plant Physiology   
Topic: Irritability of the Stigma in the Larch
Person: DON, David   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Agriculture), Para 1
Category: Agriculture   
Topic: On Planting poor light Land
Person: WITHERS, Mr. (of Norfolk)   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Gardening), Para 2
Category: Agriculture   Horticulture   
Topic: Chinese Chrysanthemums
Source: Loudon`s Encyclopaedia of Gardening   

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Reviews

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 770-772
Heading: Stewart`s Philosophy of Man. (Continued from page 689)
Category: Philosophy   
Title: The Philosophy of the Active and Moral Powers of Man. [Second notice]
Author: STEWART, Dugald   
Attribution: Formerly Professor of Moral Philosophy in the University of Edinburgh

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