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Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 444=445
Heading: The Bulletin Universel
Category: Periodicals   Communication   Science   Literature   
Topic: [The aim of the new French monthly bulletin is to gather recent information in all branches of knowledge, "sciences and arts", from many sources "in both hemispheres": journals and periodicals, transactions of academies, public institutions, learned societies, new publications. Abstracts will be prepared and the work edited by "competent individuals". A public society has been formed by the Baron de Ferussac which "the most distinguished scientific men of France" have joined. The Baron is also attempting to recruit associates and shareholders in Britain, Germany, "other parts of the Continent, and in the Americas". The Athenaeum wishes the project well]
Person: FERUSSAC, Baron de   D`ANGOULEME, Duke   BROUGHAM   HILL   GOLDSMIDT   
Institution: Dufour and D`Ocagne [Book distributors]   Treuttel and Wurtz [Book distributors]   Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 445
Heading: M. Champollion, Jun. The Nubian Experiment
Category: Archaeology   Egypt   Philology   
Topic: [The Athenaeum criticizes the extravagance of Champollion`s claims for the draughtsmanship at Ibsamboul]
Person: CHAMPOLLION   DENON   BURTON   YOUNG   

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 446, Section: Varieties
Heading: Channels of Trade--England and France, Para 4
Category: Trade   Engineering   
Topic: [Statistical comparison of roads, canals and railways in England and France]

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 446, Section: Varieties
Heading: Coal Mines in Spain, Para 3
Category: Spain   Mining   Coal   
Topic: [The huge capacity of the coal mines of the Asturias]
Institution: The Company of the Guadalquivir   

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 446, Section: Varieties
Heading: Prize for Coloured Lithographic Plates, Para 1
Category: Inventions   Communication   Lithography   
Topic: [Competition with a brief to produce one thousand copies of the same subject more cheaply than by printing in colour on copper]
Institution: Societe d`Encouragement   

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Reviews

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 434
Heading: The Life of Locke
Category: Philosophy   Biography   Mathematics   
Title: The Life of John Locke, with Extracts from his Correspondence, Journals, and Common-Place Books. [Second Notice; see p. 420]
Author: KING, Lord   

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 435-436
Heading: Travels to Constantinople
Category: Geography   Turkey   Austria   Hungary   
Title: Travels to and from Constantinople in the years 1827 and 1828, or Personal Narrative of a Journey from Vienna through Hungary, Etc, to Constantinople, and from that City to the Capital of Austria, by the Dardenelles, Etc.
Author: FRANKLAND, Capt. Charles Colville   
Attribution: R. N.

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 437
Heading: The United States
Category: Geography   North America   
Title: Travels in North America in the years 1827 and 1828
Author: HALL, Capt. Basil   
Attribution: Royal Navy

Issue: 090, 15/07/29 p. 440
Category: Literature   Science   Periodicals   
Title: The Extractor, or Universal Repertorium of Literature, Science, and the Arts; comprehending, under one general arrangement, the whole of the popular, scientific, valuable, and entertaining articles of interest to the general reader, from the American and English Reviews, Magazines, and Journals. Volume II

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