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Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 169-170
Heading: Reminiscences of the Latter Days of Kant
Category: Philosophy   Science   
Topic: [Biographical memoir of Kant which refers to his interest in science]
Person: KANT   HORNEMAN   HUMBOLDT   BROWNE, Dr.   JENNER, Dr.   BEDDOES, Dr.   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 171, Section: Paris Academy of Sciences
Heading: Chemical Discoveries
Category: Chemistry   Industry   Chemical Industry   
Topic: [Bussy has submitted to the Academy specimens of chlorate of glucinum and metallic glucinum obtained by the decomposition of chlorate. He has also announced that he has obtained magnesium]
Person: BUSSY, M.   WOLHES, M.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 171, Section: Paris Academy of Sciences
Heading: Hospital Registers in France
Category: Medicine   France   Public Health   Medical Profession   Statistics   Public Administration   Social Sciences   
Topic: [The "office of management" of the hospitals of Paris has decided to discontinue the "register of the cases and their treatment". Dupuytren regrets this]
Person: DUPUYTREN, M.   DE CHAPTAL, M.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   Hospital of Florence   Office of Management of the Hospitals of Paris   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 174
Heading: Notions of the Chinese
Category: Communication   Printing   Periodicals   
Topic: [One column upon the esteem of the Chinese for literature. It contains a weary comment on the glut of printed material in Britain, and the speculation that the Chinese must have retained their enthusiasm for literature by means of some critical organ such as "a Chinese Athenaeum"]

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 175
Category: Literature   Science   
Topic: [Pettigrew`s "first Conversazione for the season" took place at his house recently]
Person: PETTIGREW   
Institution: Mr. Pettigrew`s House in Saville-street   
Conversazione, March, 1830
Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 175
Heading: Brandy versus Beer
Category: Medicine   Health   Addiction And Temperance   Food   
Topic: [Accidental discovery, "during a botanical excursion in the neighbourhood of Lyons", of the effect of giving brandy to someone already drunk on beer]
Person: RECLUZ, M.   TAILLET, M.   
Source: Annales des Sciences d`Observation   Quarterly Journal of Science   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 175
Heading: Curious Discovery--Cause and Remedy for Tooth-ache
Category: Medicine   Health   Digestive System   Teeth   
Topic: Mr. La Beaume, the medical electrician, has made a very curious discovery, that the accumulation on the teeth termed tartar, is occasioned by animalculae, which are visible on microscopic examination. [The use of malic acid is recommended]
Person: LA BEAUME   HIPPOCRATES   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 175
Heading: Dick`s Patent Suspension Railway
Category: Engineering   Steam Power   
Topic: [Three models of the railway, which may be raised "to pass over the tops of houses and trees", are being exhibited in Edinburgh]
Person: DICK   
Source: Edinburgh Literary Gazette   

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Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 164-166
Heading: Peruvian Mines and Miners
Category: Geography   South America   Peru   
Title: Travels in various parts of Peru, including a Year`s Residence in Potosi
Author: TEMPLE, Edmond   
Attribution: Knight of the royal and distinguished order of Charles III

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 168
Category: Inventions   Engineering   Steam Power   Communication   Periodicals   Popularization Of Science   
Title: The Arcana of Science and Art; or, an Annual Register of Popular Inventions and Improvements, Etc

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 168
Category: Medicine   Botany   Health   Dietetics   Pharmacology   
Title: A Practical Treatise on General or Partial Debility, Etc.; and on the most effectual means of preventing and curing Organic Diseases, Etc. by Diet, Exercise, and the Round-leaf Cornel, where a tonic remedy is necessary
Author: ROBINSON, S. H.   
Attribution: M. D.
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 168
Category: Medicine   Botany   Respiratory System   Pharmacology   
Title: A Practical Treatise on the Anti-Asthmatic properties of the Bladder-podded Lobelia, Etc.; to which is added an account of the Chyrayita Herb, lately introduced as a remedy for nervous and gouty Indigestion
Author: REECE, Dr. Richard   
Attribution: M. D.
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   

Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 168
Category: Periodicals   North America   Communication   Law   
Title: North American Review. No. LXV & LXVI
Oct. 1829
Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 169
Category: Geography   Education   
Title: Conversations on the Natural Geography of Europe and Africa, Etc.
Author: MATTHIAS, Mrs.   

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