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Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 588-589
Heading: Manchester Railway
Category: Steam Power   Communication   Ships   Railways   Engineering   Inventions   Philosophy Of Science   
Topic: [A short article on the rapid advance of steam power in approximately twenty years, from the author`s first experience of a slow paddle steamer ride from Bath to Bristol to today`s "steam carriages, flying over the country at the rate of thirty miles an hour". The engines are described as if animate. There are general observations on the state of the arts]
Person: HUSKISSON   WELLINGTON, Duke of   

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 588
Heading: On the Antiquity of Oil Painting
Category: Science   Chemistry   Art   Historical Sciences   
Topic: [What has been thought of as the earliest known oil painting, dated 1297, has now been examined by Lanzi who believes that the colours have not been mixed with linseed oil, but white of egg]
Person: MUTINA, Thomas Von   LANZI   MORELLI (of Venice)   MARIA, Chevalier   FEDERICI, Giov. (of Treviso)   
Source: Lanzi: Storia Pittorica   
Institution: Imperial Gallery, Vienna   

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 590
Category: Exploration   Geography   Natural History   
Topic: [Von Humboldt to go to New World]
Person: HUMBOLDT   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 590
Heading: The Jesuits, Para 3
Category: Christian Religion   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistics on Jesuitical institutions in Europe, Africa and America]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 590
Heading: Voyage round the World, Para 2
Category: Geography   Geodesy   Exploration   Ships   Navigation   Maps   
Topic: The "Helena", a vessel equipped by the Russo-American company, arrived at St. Petersburg on the 22nd of July..[Discovery of a small island, "Lowendahl"]
Person: CHROMTSHENKO, Lieut.   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Category: Social Sciences   Sociology   Public Opinion   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Another paragraph about national character or national stereotypes - of the inhabitants of China, Britain, France and Italy]

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Heading: New Canals in Russia, Para 6
Category: Engineering   Communication   Canals   
Topic: [All three Russian canals started in 1825 will soon be ready for navigation]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Heading: Ugolino and his Children, Para 7
Category: Medicine   Literature   Poetry   Food   Social Anthropology   Cannibalism   
Topic: [An Italian physician has written a "physiologico-pathological and medico-legal essay" on whether Dante suggests that Ugolino, whose story is told in the Inferno, actually ate his own children]
Person: GALEN   DANTE   NICCOLINI   CARMAGNANI   ROSSINI   PEPE   GAFFERI   MONTI   
Source: Divine Comedy   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Heading: University of Munich, Para 5
Category: Education   Germany   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: It is mentioned, in a letter of the 20th August, that during the winter session 1830-1, one hundred and eighty-seven courses of lectures will be delivered by eighty-seven professors...[Numbers of academic courses in different disciplines]
Institution: University of Munich   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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