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Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 111, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Magical, Para 12
Category: Philosophy   Alchemy   Folklore   Medicine   Psychic Phenomena   Magic   
Topic: Feats of Magicians
Person: TRAGALTIUS   TAURELLUS, Nicholas   
Source: Danaeus: De Sortiariis   Erastus: De Lamiis   St. Augustine: De Civitate Dei   Dictionnaire Infernal   

Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 111, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Oneirological, Para 11
Category: Psychology   Philosophy   Dreams   Literature   
Topic: Good and Bad Dreams. [Relationship between waking and sleeping explored in classical literature]
Source: Vives: De Causis Corrupt. Art.   Miscellanea Curiosa   

Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 111, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Traditional, Para 3
Category: Christian Religion   Folklore   Science   
Topic: Welsh Traditions concerning Noah
Person: GADARN, Hu   NEIVION, Nevydd Nav   GAUHELDON, Groyddon   
Source: Kennedy   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 774-775
Heading: History of Icthyology. (Concluded from p. 758)
Category: Zoology   Icthyology   Literature   Classical Literature   History Of Science   
Topic: [Second part of Flourens` abstract of Cuvier`s "Natural History of Fishes"]
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 776-777
Heading: The Scotch Schoolmaster. The Sequel. (Concluded from p. 711.)
Category: Social History   Literature   Education   
Topic: [One of the ragged youths from the morning school, now a baronet, comes back to the changed village in search of acquaintances and memories]
Prose Fiction Signed: D. L.

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Fossils in the Vicinity of Paris, Para 4
Category: Palaeontology   Fossil Molluscs   
Topic: [Deshayes emphasizes the recent discovery of seven hundred new species of fossil shell near Paris, bringing the total number of fossils "belonging to the single class of mollusca" to more than twelve hundred]
Person: DESHAYES, M.   
Institution: Academie Royale, Paris   
Paper, 16/11/1829
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: New Quadrupeds which might be Domesticated, Para 1
Category: Agriculture   Zoology   Ruminantia   Animal Habits, Behaviour   Domestic Animals   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Many animals, such as the alpaca and vicugna, would prove suitable for introduction into Europe, if misconceptions about the impossibility of keeping them in the European climate were removed]
Source: Memoires du Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   
Institution: Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Vegetation in Mercury Disproved, Para 5
Category: Botany   Plant Physiology   Chemistry   
Topic: [A paragraph which answers one in Athenaeum Issue 95, p. 523, headed "Germination of Seeds in Mercury". Both paragraphs are reporting sittings of the Royal Academy of Sciences, Paris. Dutrochet claims to have performed the same experiments as Pinot on whether seeds will germinate in mercury and got different results, as did the investigative committee into the original experiment. Pinot is not named in the second paragraph]
Person: DUTROCHET, M.   MIRBEL, M. de   
Institution: Academie Royale, Paris   
Paper, 16/11/1829
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Virtue of Poultices, Para 2
Category: Medicine   Morbid Processes   Nursing   Disinfection   Medical Supplies   Dressings   
Topic: [Lawrence said that poultices are only really useful for giving warmth and comfort to a swollen part; they do not lessen infection]
Person: LAWRENCE (Surgeon)   
Source: Lawrence`s tenth lecture on surgery at St. Bartholomew`s hospital   
Institution: St. Bartholomew`s Hospital   

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Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 765-766
Heading: Political Economy
Category: Political Economy   Wealth   Poverty   Labour   Social Welfare   Emigration   
Title: An Enquiry into the Natural Grounds of Right to Vendible Property or Wealth
Author: READ, Samuel   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 766-768
Heading: History of Scotland
Category: Philosophy Of Science   Popularization Of Science   Encyclopaedias   Literature   
Title: History of Scotland. Volume I, being the Commencement of Dr. Lardner`s Cabinet Cyclopaedia
Author: SCOTT, Sir Walter   
Attribution: Bart.
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 768-770
Heading: Elements of Physics, Etc. (Concluded from p. 749)
Category: Physics   Light   Optics   Medicine   Sense Organs   
Title: Elements of Physics, or Natural Philosophy, General and Medical, explained independently of Technical Mathematics. In two volumes. Volume II. Part I. comprehending the subjects of Heat and Light
Author: ARNOTT, Neil   
Attribution: M.D.; Of the Royal College of Physicians
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 771-772
Category: Science   Popularization Of Science   Education   Scrap-books   
Title: Recreations in Science; or, a Complete Series of Rational Amusement
Author: ANON   
Attribution: Author of "Endless Amusements"

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 772
Category: Medicine   Popularization Of Science   Education   Literature   
Title: The Study of Medicine, by John Mason Good, containing all the Author`s final Corrections and Improvements. Third Edition, with much additional modern Information on Physiology, Practice, Pathology, and the Nature of Diseases in General. By Samuel Cooper, Author of the "Dictionary of Practical Surgery", Etc
Author: GOOD, John Mason   
Attribution: M. D.; F. R. S.

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 772
Category: Science   Mathematics   Popularization Of Science   Almanacs   Periodicals   
Title: The British Almanac for 1830
Institution: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 772
Category: Science   Popularization Of Science   Medicine   Health   
Title: Health without Physic
Author: ANON   
Attribution: "By an Old Physician"

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