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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 (Fragments from an unpublished Journal.)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
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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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