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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

these Orifices................... • * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 31

Determination of the primitive Form of Bitartrate of Potash. By Dr.

Wollaston ........... * * * * * * * * ~ * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 37

Appendix to the Essay on the Chemical Compounds of Azote and Oxy-

gen. By Mr. J. Dalton .......................................... 38

Description of an Absence Thermometer. By A. Semple, Esq........ 47

Critical and Analytical Account of the Transactions of the Royal Society

of Edinburgh, Vol. VIII. Part I. 1817 ............................ 49

Proceedings of the Royal Society, May 22, June 5, 12, and 19 ...... 54

Linnaean Society, May 24, June 3, and 17........ 56

Royal Society of Edinburgh, May 19.............. 57

Geological Society, April 6, and May 2............ 58

Royal Geological Society of Cornwall.............. 59

Notice of a Lecture............... - e. e. e. e. e. e. e. • * * * * - e - e. e - e. e. e s - e - a e - - - - - - - 61

Further Improvements in Professor Leslie's Method of producing Ice ....ibid.

Philosophical Society of London.................... • . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62

Prize Question by the Royal Medical Society of Edinburgh ....... ..... 63

Query respecting the Diseases of the West Indies ...... e - e. e. e. e - e. e. e. e. e. e. e. ..ibid.

On sailing to the North Pole ........................................ ibid.

Description of a Machine for raising heavy Weights, called a Jack. By

Mr. Moyle ................ - a - e. e. e. e s - - - - - - - - - - - - - e. e - - - - - - - . . . . . . . . 65

Query respecting the Mode of freeing Wine from common Salt ..... ... 66

Proposed Improvement in Brooke's Blow-pipe. By Mr. Barchard ...... ibid.

Another Improvement. By Mr. Booth .............................. 67

Arithmetical Query.................................................. 68

Singular Formation found within an Egg. By Mr. Strutt.............. 69

Effect of different Rocks in Scotland on the Magnetic Needle. By Mr.

Webster ..........................................................ibid.

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GGC 172

gen. By Mr. J. Dalton, concluded ................................ 83

A general Formula for the Analysis of Mineral Waters. By Dr. Murray 93

On the Salts composed of Sulphuric Acid and Peroxide of Iron. By Dr.

Thomson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .................. 98

On the Spur of the Ornithorhinchus Paradoxus. By M. H. de Blainville... 112

Table showing the Quantity of Soda contained in Barilla, &c. By C.

Tennant, Esq. ............................................ - - - - - - - - 1 14

Table of Differential Equations. By Mr. J. Adains.................... 116

Experiments on the Composition and Properties of the Naphtha of

Amiano. By M. Theodore de Saussure ............ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 118

Critical and Analytical Account of Cuvier, La Règne Animal .......... 127

Mr. Donovan's Essay on Galvanism... 129

Experiments with the Gas Blow-pipe. By Dr. Clarke ................ 183

Proceedings of the Royal Society, June 26 .......................... 139

Geological Society, May 16, June 6, and 20 ...... ibid.

- Royal Academy of Sciences........................ 141

A Descending Spout on Land. By L. Howard, Esq................... 146

Gum from the Congo.............................................. ... 147

Disappearance of Saturn's Ring .............................. . . . . . . . . 148

Deuto-sulphuret of Copper .................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ibid.

Hydrates of Tin ........................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149

Butter of Antimony.............................. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ibid.

Emetin...................... * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 150

Insects living in a Vacuum ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151

New Method of detecting Arsenious Acid, or Corrosive Sublimate, when

in Solution........... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ibid.

Arragonite . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ibid.

New Analysis of the Meteoric Iron of Siberia.......................... 152

Serpent found in Devonshire................ s • * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * ibid.

Translator of Euler's Algebra .............. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ibid.

Death of Mr. Gregor............ • * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 153

Morphium ...................... . . . . e e - e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. • * * * * * * * * * ibid.

New Patents.................... • * * * * * * * * * * * * ... ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154

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