Popular Science Monthly/Volume 38/December 1890/Publications Received


Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn. Climatology of Alabama. By P. H. Mell. Pp. 73.

American Book Company. The Natural Speller and Word Book. New York; Cincinnati; Chicago. Pp. 166.

Atkinson, Edward, Boston. The Eight Application of Heat to the Conversion of Food Material. Pp. 20.

Babcock, William H. The Two Lost Centuries of Britain. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Pp. 239. $1.25.

Babyhood, No. 71. October, 1890. Monthly. New York and London: Babyhood Publishing Company. Pp. 32. 15 cents. $1.50 a year.

Baker, Sir Samuel W. Wild Beasts and their Ways. London and New York: Macmillan & Co. Pp. 455. $3.50.

Bessey, Charles E., and Webber., Herbert J. Report on Grasses and Forage Plants (of Nebraska). Lincoln. Pp. 162.

Billings. Frank S., M. D. Preventive Inoculation. Pp. 56.

Bolton, Henry Carrington. Contributions of Alchemy to Numismatics. Pp. 44, with Plates.

Boston Society of Natural History. Proceedings. Parts III and IV. May, 1889-April, 1890. Pp. 340.

Brinton, Daniel G., M. D. Paces and Peoples. New York: N. D. C. Hodges. Pp. 313.

Collier, Peter. The Future of Agriculture in the United States. Pp. 15.

Colman, Lucy N. Reminiscences. Buffalo, N. Y.: H. L. Green. Pp. 86.

Colorado College. Papers read before the Scientific Society, Colorado Springs, Col. Pp. 36.

Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station. Bulletin 104 (on Fertilizers). Pp. 19.

Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station. Bulletin 20 (Cream and Milk). Pp. 12.

Ellis, Major A. B. The Tshi-speaking Peoples of the Gold Coast of West Africa. Pp. 343. The Ewe-speaking Peoples of the Slave Coast of West Africa. Pp. 331. London: Chapman & Hall.

Elson, Louis C. The Theory of Music, as applied to the Teaching and Practice of Voice and Instruments. Boston: New England Conservatory of Music. Pp. 208.

Entertainment. Monthly, October, 1890. Council Bluffs, Iowa: Entertainment Bureau. Pp. 16. 10 cents. $1 a year.

Flynn, P. J. Flow of Water in Open Channels. Technical Society of the Pacific Coast. Pp. 36.

Green, W. L. Notice of Prof. James D. Dana's Characteristics of Volcanoes. Honolulu. Pp. 15.

Halsted, Byron D. Reserve Food-materials in Buds and Surrounding Parts. New Brunswick, N. J. Pp. 26, with Two Plates. 50 cents.

Hegler, Edward C. A Protest against the Supreme Court of Illinois, etc. Chicago: Open Court Publishing Company. Pp. 57.

Heilprin. Prof. Angelo, Philadelphia. Explorations in Mexico. Pp. 15.

Hendrick. Willard. Brief History of the Empire State. Syracuse, N. Y.: C. W. Bardeen. Pp. 203.

Hitchcock, Henry, of Missouri. A Year's Legislation. Pp. 71.

International Journal of Ethics. Quarterly. Vol. I, No. 1. October, 1890. Philadelphia: 1602 Chestnut Street. Pp. 128. 50 cents. $2 a year.

Japan, Imperial University of. Calendar for 1889-'90. Pp. 205.

Kansas Experiment Station, Manhattan. Bulletin No. 12 (Fungicides for Stinking Smut of Wheat). Pp. 25, with Plate

Klauser, Julius. The Septonate and the Centralization of the Tonal System. Milwaukee: William Rolfing & Sons, Music Publishers. Pp. 274. Kunz, George F. Precious Stones. Pp. 34.

Lindsay, Thomas B., Editor. The Satires of Juvenal. New York, etc.: The American Book Company. Pp. 226.

Macdonald, Carlos F., M. D. Report on the Execution by Electricity of William Kemmler. Albany: The Argus Company. Pp. 20.

McLennan, Evan. Cosmical Evolution. Chicago: Donohue, Henneberry & Co. Pp. 399.

Mallery, Garrick. Customs of Courtesy. Washington, D. C.: Judd & Detweiler. Pp. 16.

Mason, Edward Campbell. The Veto Power. Boston: Ginn & Co. Pp. 232. $1.10.

Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station. Bulletin No. 33 (Milch-Cows). Pp. 16.

Meyer, Conrad Ferdinand. The Tempting of Pescara. New York: W. S. Gottsberger & Co. Pp. 184.

Michigan Mining School, Houghton. Catalogue, 1889-'90. Pp. 72.

Monist, The. Quarterly, Vol. I, No. 1. October, 1890. Chicago: Open Court Publishing Company. Pp. 161. 50 cents. $2 a year.

New England Meteorological Society. Investigations for 1889. Cambridge, Mass.: Astronomical Observatory of Harvard College. Pp. 162, with Plates.

Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station, Columbus. Bulletin on Wheat. Pp. 36.

Peck, H. T. Latin Pronunciation. New York: Henry Holt &, Co. Pp. 33. 60 cents.

Peet, Stephen D. Emblematic Mounds and Animal Effigies. Chicago: American Antiquarian Office. Pp. 357.

Physical Culture. Monthly. Archibald Cuthbertson, Editor. Vol. I, No. 1 . October, 1890. New York: 85 Nassau Street. 20 cents. $2 a year.

Putnam, G. P., and Jones, Lynds E. Tabular Views of Universal History. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Pp. 211.

Savage, Minot J. A Unitarian Spirit Dorothey Dix. Pp. 16.—Old World Religion. Pp. 15. Boston: George H. Ellis. 5 cents each.

Shufeldt, R. W. Contributions to the Study of Heloderma Suspectum. Pp. 96, with Plates.—The Myology of the Raven. London and New York: Macmillan & Co. Pp. 343. $4.

Swedenborg, Emanuel. Descriptions of the Spiritual World, for Use with Children. New York: The New Church Board of Publication. Pp. 283. 50 cents.

Tillman, Prof. Samuel E. Organic Evolution. West Point, N. Y. Pp. 36.

Tulare County, Cal. Reports on the Projected Works of the Tulare Irrigation District. Pp. 47, with Map.

United States National Museum, Washington, D. C. Description of New Forms of Cambrian Fossils. By Charles D. Waleott. Pp. 16, with Plate.—Birds observed during the Cruise of the Grampus in 1837. By William Palmer. Pp. 18.—Characteristics of the Dactylopteroidea. Pp. 6. with Plate; Osteological Characteristics of the Family Simenchelydæ. Pp. 4; The Family Ranicipitidæ. Pp. 4, with Plate—the three by Theodore Gill.

University Magazine, New York. October, 1890. Pp. 54. 20 cents. $2 a year.

Wagner Free Institute of Science, Philadelphia. Transactions. Vol. III. Pp. 200.

Ward, Lester F. Genius and Woman's Intuition. Pp. 8.—Origin of the Plane Trees. Pp. 12, with Plate.

Watts, Charles A., Editor. The Agnostic Annual, 1891. New York: 23 Lafayette Place.

Welsh, Alfred H. A Digest of English and American Literature. Chicago: S. C. Griggs & Co. Pp. 378. $1.50.

Whitman, C. O., and Allis, Edward Phelps. Journal of Morphology. Quarterly. June. 1890. Boston: Ginn & Co. Pp. 130, with Plates. $3.50. $9 a volume, of three numbers.