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Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 257-258
Heading: Conversations on Political Economy. Dialogue I.--On Interchange
Category: Political Economy   Education   Trade   
Topic: [An introduction to current issues in political economy. It takes the form of a dialogue between economists over the purchase of mutton chops in a coffee-room]
Person: MARCET, Mrs.   SADLER   BARING   BANKES   ROBINSON   
Dramatic Dialogue
Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 267-268
Heading: Present State of Tripoli
Category: Geography   North Africa   Slavery   
Topic: [Account of Tripoli. Trade. Agricultural produce. Natural resources. Carpet manufacture. Role in slave trade]
Person: CARAMANLI, [Bey of Tripoli]   HEMSO, M. Graborg de   EXMOUTH, Lord   WARRINGTON, Mr. [English Consul-general]   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 268, Section: Varieties
Heading: Manetho`s History of Egypt, Para 1
Category: Archaeology   Egypt   
Topic: [Seyfarth has discovered a papyrus containing a vast outline of Egyptian history. This agrees with Manetho. It seems that the ancient civilization of Egypt lasted thirteen thousand nine hundred and seventeen years]
Person: SEYFARTH, Professor   MANETHO   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Alpine Traditions, Para 8
Category: Geography   Switzerland   Animal Husbandry   Folklore   
Topic: [An item of unknown source, extolling the pastoral way of life and telling a folk tale about the glut of Alpine dairy products]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Austrian States, Para 2
Category: Geography   Austria   
Topic: [Statistics on Austria. Size. Topographical features. Population]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Education in Sweden, Para 9
Category: Geography   Sweden   Education   
Topic: [Plan of educational reform including current statistical information on social background of students]
Person: OSCAR, Crown Prince [of Sweden]   LING, M. [Chief of the Central School of Stockholm]   
Institution: Committee of Public Education, Sweden   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Indigo of Senegal, Para 6
Category: Geography   West And North Central Africa   Agriculture   Trade   
Topic: [Feasibility of cultivating indigo in Senegal]
Person: ROGER, Baron [Ex-governor of Senegal]   
Letter, 18/01/29
Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Universal Catalogue of MSS, Para 5
Category: Libraries   
Topic: [Catalogue of inedited manuscripts to be published by Haenel]
Person: HAENEL, Professor   
Institution: University of Leipzig   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: University Intelligence, Para 4
Category: Geography   Germany   North America   Education   
Topic: [Statistics on student numbers and nationalities in the principal German universities, 1828-1829. The gymnasia in Berlin. The Prussian universities. The new university in Alabama]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 1
Category: Medicine   Morbid Processes   Burns   
Topic: Insensibility to Pain. [Tale of a drover whose leg was accidentally burnt off in his sleep]
Source: Leonard Knapp: The Journal of a Naturalist   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 4
Category: Entomology   Lepidoptera   
Topic: [The territorial tendencies of garden butterflies: an unnamed white, (possibly the large white), the "little argus", (possibly the holly blue), and the papilio phlaeas]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   
Topic: The Marten, or Whitret. [Its predatory habits, strength, largeness of eye. The sound insulation of its feet by fur. The price of its skin]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 3
Category: Ornithology   Animal Habits, Personality   
Topic: Extraordinary Migrations of the Gold-crested Wren. [An item expressing wonderment at the long stormy flight from the Orkneys to the Shetland Isles undertaken by a wren which only otherwise flits from tree to tree, and wonderment at all bird migration]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 2
Category: Botany   Ecology   
Topic: Love of Flowers. [The meaning of flowers and seasons, to express feeling]

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Geology), Para 1
Category: Palaeontology   
Topic: Extinct Animals. [The birds and animals of ancient Egypt are no different from their modern equivalents. The new genera discovered among the fossil skeletons may not be the parent stock of modern animals]
Person: CUVIER   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271
Heading: Effect of Intellectual Pursuits on the Human Frame
Category: Philosophy   Psychology   
Topic: [Stages of life. Role of the senses, feelings, mind and imagination in youth, middle- and old age]

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Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 262-264
Heading: Varieties of the Human Race
Category: Anthropology   Ethnology   
Title: Distribution Primitive du Genre Humain a la Surface du Globe
Author: ST. VINCENT, le Colonel Bory de   
French
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