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Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 488, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animal Mechanics, Para 1
Category: Ornithology   
Topic: Ears of Song Birds. [Structure of the ears of birds]
Person: CLAYTON, Mr.   MAULIN, Dr.   
Source: Miscellanea Curiosa   

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 908, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Scholastic, Para 10
Category: Astronomy   Cosmology   
Topic: The Sun, Stars, and Planets. [The earth might not be the centre of creation but a "little silly excrescence, or superfluous tumour of the elements, if not a gangrene in nature"]
Source: Isidore: apud Miscellanea Curiosa   

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   

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