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Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 629-630
Heading: Jacobite Minstrelsy
Category: Philosophy   Music   Literature   Poetry   Anthropology   Philology   Historical Sciences   History Of Civilization   General Coincident Historical Considerations   
Topic: [The antiquity of poetry, particularly song which is, "the literature of the people". Comparative examples may be found in the songs of the Ancient Greeks (and Romans), and of the "Celtic, Sclavonic, or Gothic" ancestors of the "races of modern Europe". The oral and written tradition. What is a song? What is the relationship between words and music, and, within songs, the relationship of words as sounds and as "the representatives of visible images"? The role of songs of protest, such as Jacobin songs]
Person: MOSES   DEBORAH   VIRGIL   HOMER   YOUNG PRETENDER   

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 630-631
Heading: Travels in Persia. (Fragments from an unpublished Journal.) (Continued from p. 567.) [Third notice]
Category: Geography   Persia   
Topic: Province of Carabagh. [Topography. Climate. Agriculture. Flora. Ethnography. Folklore]

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 631
Heading: London University
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: The Sessional Initiatory Lecture [...] delivered in the Medical Theatre, on Thursday the 1st instant, by Professor Bell. [The difference in origin of London University and the old universities of England. The old universities were founded more to preserve religion than to extend learning and improve science. Though the universities of Scotland were less bound by the church and have encouraged science they still require constitutional reform. London University, however, has a constitution which protects thecontinuing provision of "the learning, sciences, and arts, which are useful to men in the pursuits of active life . ."]
Person: BELL   HUTCHINSON   SMITH, Adam   REID, Thomas   STEWART, Dugald   GREGORY   MACLAURIN   SIMPSON   PLAYFAIR   BLACK   CULLEN   THE MUNROS   WYNNE, Charles   KIRBY   LARDNER, Dr.   
Institution: University of London   East India Company   
, 01/10/1829
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Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 627-628
Heading: Lectures on Surgery
Category: Medicine   Anatomy   Surgery   Medical Profession   
Title: Lectures on the Principles and Practice of Surgery, as delivered in the Theatre of St. Thomas`s Hospital. (Taken in Short Hand)
Author: COOPER, Sir Astley   
Attribution: Serjeant-Surgeon to his Majesty; Consulting Surgeon to Guy`s Hospital; Lecturer on Anatomy and Surgery

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 628
Category: Periodicals   Education   Science   Literature   
Title: The London University Magazine. October, 1829. [Contains a slighting reference to the contents as "a Melange of the scientific and the agreeable"]

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