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Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 101
Heading: Fossil Remains of Sussex, Para 1
Category: Palaeontology   Fossil Molluscs   Fossil Reptiles   
Topic: [Paraphrase, one and a half columns long, of an article from the January "Magazine of Natural History", describing Mantell`s museum in Lewes. Not only does the museum contain the best collection of chalk fossils in the country but Mantell has made further discoveries in the layers below the chalk, of the bones of "vertebrated animals, some of which were of enormous magnitude" in the beds of Weald clay, sand and sandstone]
Person: MANTELL   BAKEWELL   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 105-106
Heading: Paganini. (Concluded from p. 93)
Category: Music   
Topic: [Second part of a biographical essay on Paganini, concentrating on his music]
Person: PAGANINI   
Essay
Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 106, Section: Science
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. Chemical Discoveries, Para 2
Category: Chemistry   
Topic: [Despretz announces the results of his experiments]
Person: DESPRETZ, M.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 106, Section: Science
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. Cleaning Buildings, Para 3
Category: Public Health   Public Administration   Architecture   Preservation   Chemistry   Town Planning   
Topic: [Chevalier and Herpin debate the best method of cleaning buildings, using hydrochloric acid or sulphuric acid]
Person: CHEVALIER, M.   HERPIN, Dr.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 106, Section: Science
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. Election of a New Member, Para 1
Category: Science   Geography   
Topic: [Roussin elected to the section of Geography and Navigation]
Person: ROUSSIN, Rear-Admiral Baron   ROSSELL, M. de   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 106-107, Section: Science
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. A Physical Phenomenon explanatory of the Circulation observed in the stem of certain Plants, Para 4
Category: Physics   Chemistry   Plant Physiology   
Topic: [Two-column extract from a report in "le Globe". Dutrochet`s experiments on the effects of heat and light upon water in a tube]
Person: DUTROCHET, M.   CORTI   AMICI, M.   BAILLIFF, M. Le   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Book-publishing in France and Germany
Category: Communication   Printing   
Topic: [Statistics on the mushrooming number of printed books from 1813 on. Also, the proportion of authors to the general population]

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Icebergs
Category: Geography   Polar Regions   Geology   Meteorology   
Topic: [Certain icebergs in the southern hemisphere may have been separated from the Antarctic land mass by an earthquake]
Person: BREWSTER, Dr.   
Institution: Royal Society   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Intoxicating Liquors
Category: Medicine   Health   Addiction And Temperance   Food   
Topic: [A warning on the adverse effects of heavy drinking]
Source: Donovan`s Domestic Economy   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Mr. Watson`s Plan for preventing Ships from foundering at Sea, Etc.
Category: Inventions   Public Health   Safety   Accidents   Science   
Topic: [The Athenaeum applauds Faraday`s announcement that Watson will demonstrate his safety scheme at the Royal Institution at last. He has been demonstrating it to friends, at home, for some time]
Person: WATSON   FARADAY   
Institution: Royal Institution   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: New Species of British Snake
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: [A new type of snake, to Britain, has possibly been found near Dumfries]
Person: SIMMONS, T. M.   SOWERBY   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Proportion of Lunatics in Great Britain, France and America
Category: Medicine   Insanity   Social Sciences   
Topic: [Statistics on insanity and "cures" which have been claimed by various institutions]

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: Wine
Category: Medicine   Health   Addiction And Temperance   Food   
Topic: [Grapes ferment naturally. The process is so fascinating to watch and the resultant juice is so appealing that wine must have been discovered at least six thousand years ago]
Source: Domestic Economy   

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Reviews

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 101-103
Category: Christian Religion   Medicine   Food   Health   Addiction And Temperance   Philosophy   Aesthetics   Ethics   
Title: The Christian Physiologist--Tales illustrative of the Five Senses; their Mechanism, Uses, and Government
Author: ANON   
Attribution: Author of "The Collegians"

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 105
Category: Medicine   Digestive System   
Title: A Treatise on Obstructed and Inflamed Hernia, and on Mechanical Obstructions of the Bowels internally
Author: STEPHENS, Henry   
Attribution: M. R. C. S.

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 99 -100
Heading: Pagan Mysteries
Category: Mythology   Religion   Christian Religion   Social Anthropology   Phrenology   
Title: Memoire sur le Culte de Mithra, son Origine, sa Nature, et ses Mysteres. Envoye en 1825 au Concours de l`Academie Royal des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres de Paris
Author: HAMMER, le Chevalier Joseph de   
Institution: Societe Asiatique de Paris   

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