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Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 501
Heading: Shades of the Dead.--No. V. Wycliffe
Category: Philosophy   Philosophy Of Science   Philosophy Of Education   Christian Religion   
Topic: [Article, from a series on influential thinkers, containing a discussion on the nature of social reform. Popularisation of science is regarded as one way to achieve this (as opposed to "improving" a few people). It is best, like Wycliffe, to address everyone equally, without sacrificing scientific accuracy and detailed knowledge, by appealing to a universal moral sense]
Person: WYCLIFFE, John   PETRARCH   BOCCACCIO   CHAUCER   OCCAM   WYKEHAM, William of   DU GUESCLIN   FROISSART   RIENZI   HILDEBRAND   ERASMUS   LUTHER   VAUGHAN [author of a life of Wycliffe, 1828]   LINGARD, Dr.   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 504-505
Heading: Mr Martin`s Inventions
Category: Inventions   Mechanics   Engineering   Ships   Steam Power   Coal Mining   Public Health   Safety   
Topic: [Seven new inventions by John Martin. The Athenaeum believes Mr. Martin should be in a book it has recently reviewed, "Pursuit of Knowledge under Difficulties". The inventions range from an "elastic iron ship", an instrument to remedy the inconvenience of "back-water" in steam navigation, a new use of the paddle in steam navigation, an elastic chain-cable for ships, coast lights, a means of preventing explosion in coal mines, a system of purifying London water, a plan to drain marshy lands by the Thames]
Person: MARTIN, John   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 505-506
Heading: Affray in Smithfield
Category: Agriculture   Animal Husbandry   Ethics   Cruelty To Animals   
Topic: [Feature article in the form of an anonymous letter by a "troubleshooting" correspondent. It contains a description of the brutal treatment of animals at Smithfield market]
Letter
Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 507, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Artificial Ripening of Fruit, Para 2
Category: Agriculture   Orchards   
Topic: [Success of the method of gathering fruit before it is ripe and letting it ripen in the warmth indoors. Such fruit is just as good as if it had been ripened in the sun]
Person: HOWISON, Mr.   
Source: Gardener`s Magazine   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 507, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Electricity of the Blood, Etc, Para 3
Category: Medicine   Blood   Urine   
Topic: [Bellingeri`s experiments on the blood, urine and bile of several animals]
Person: BELLINGERI, Dr. [of the Academy of Turin]   
Institution: Academy of Turin   

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Reviews

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 495-497
Heading: Sketches of Buenos Ayres and Chile
Category: Geography   South America   Chile   
Title: Sketches of Buenos Ayres and Chile
Author: HAIGH, Samuel   

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 497-498
Heading: The Pursuit of Knowledge
Category: Physics   Mechanics   Barometers   Philosophy Of Science   
Title: The Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Vol. III. Part I. The Pursuit of Knowledge under Difficulties; illustrated by Anecdotes

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 498
Heading: Map of Nubia
Category: Geography   North East Africa   Egypt   Nubia   Maps   
Title: Map of Nubia, comprising the country between the first and second cataracts of the Nile, from a survey made by H. Parke and J. J. Scoles, Architects, in 1824, etched by H. Parke
Author: PARKE, H.   SCOLES, J. J.   
Attribution: Architects

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