Popular Science Monthly/Volume 52/January 1898/Publications Received


Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Proceedings. April to September, 1897. Pp. 176, with plates.

Agricultural Experiment Stations. Bulletins and Reports. Ohio: No. 85. Strawberries. By W. J. Green. Pp. 24; No. 86. The Story of the Lives of a Butterfly and a Moth. Pp. 10; Newspaper Bulletin, No. 178. The San Jose Scale and the Periodical Cicada. Pp. 81.—Purdue University, Lafayette, Ind.: Tenth Announcement of the Winter School of Agriculture.—United States Department of Agriculture: Notes on the Grasses and Forage Plants of Iowa, Nebraska, and Colorado. By L. H. Pammel. Pp. 47.

American School of Metaphysics. L. E. Whipple, Principal. Prospectus. 272 Madison Avenue, New York. Pp. 48.

Blackford, C. M., Jr., M. D., Atlanta, Ga. Prize Essay on the Present Status of Serum Therapy. Pp. 16.

Bourgognon, A. Physical Problems and their Solutions. New York: D. Van Nostrand Company. Pp. 222. 50 cents.

Brown, D. W. An Attempt at a Synthetical Demonstration of the Primary Problems of the Differential Calculus. Pp. 20.

Bruce Photographic Telescope. Plates of Nebulæ and Star Clusters. Three plates.

Bureau of American Republics. Code of Commercial Nomenclature—English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Three volumes. Pp. 670, 645, 640.

Call, R. Ellsworth. The Hydrographic Basins of Indiana and their Molluscan Fauna. Pp 12; The Evolution of the Map of Mammoth Cave, Kentucky. Pp. 6, with plates.

Curtis, Carlton C. A Text-Book of General Botany. New York: Longmans, Green & Co. Pp 359. $3.

Dawson, George M. The Physical Geography and Geology of Canada. Toronto: Howell & Hutchinson. Pp. 48; Some Observations tending to show the Occurrence of Secular Climatic Changes in British Columbia. Ottawa: J. Durie & Son; Toronto: The Cobb Clark Company. Pp. 8.

Deane Pumping Machinery Catalogue, 1897. Holyoke, Mass. Pp. 131.

Gilman, Daniel C. Semicentennial Historical Address at Sheffield Scientific School, New Haven, Conn. Published by the School. Pp. 40.

Groner, D. A. N. What is the Force of Gravitation? Kansas City, Mo.: The Acme Publishing Company. Pp. 58.

Haviland, P. W. Science. The Ancient Hebrew Significance of the Book of Genesis. New York: The Author, 205 West One Hundred and Eighteenth Street. Pp. 186. $1.

Heilprin, Angelo. Map of the Arctic Regions, comprising the most Recent Explorations of Peary, Nansen, and Jackson. Geographical Society of Philadelphia.

Iowa Geological Survey. Annual Report, 1896, with Accompanying Papers. Samuel Calvin, State Geologist; J. G. Leonard, Assistant. Des Moines. Pp. 555.

Johns Hopkins University Circulars. November, 1897. Pp. 22. 10 cents.

Mach, Ernst. Popular Scientific Lectures. Translated by T. J McCormack Second edition, revised and enlarged. Chicago: Open Court Publishing Company. Pp. 382. $1.

Means, D. McM. Industrial Freedom, with an Introduction by the Hon. David A. Wells. New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 248.

Merrill, F. J. H. Geological Map of a Part of Southeastern New York, showing the Distribution of Stones used as Building Stones. Albany: New York State Museum.

Newland, A. F., and Row, R. K. The Natural System of Vertical Writing. Six graded books, with a Teacher's Manual. With a Monograph by C. H. Ames. D. C. Heath & Company. Price of each book, 75 cents per dozen.

Olmstead, D. H. The Protestant Faith; or, Salvation by Belief. Third edition. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Pp. 80.

Parker, Francis W., and Helm, N. L. Uncle Robert's Visit. New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 191.

Peabody Education Fund. Proceedings of the Trustees at the Thirty-sixth Meeting, 1897. Pp. 65.

Roche. Georges. La Culture des Mers en Europe (Cultivation of the Seas in Europe). Paris: Félix Alcan. Pp. 328 6 francs.

Scovill & Adams Company, of New York. The American Annual of Photography and Photographic Times for 1898. Pp. 370. 75 cents.

Seitz, J. A. The Colloquy (Poem). New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Pp. 236. $1.75.

Somatose. American Biscuit and Manufacturing Company, New York. Star, The, of No. 6 (Grammar School). New York. Monthly. Pp. 8.

Teall, F. H. Punctuation. With Chapters on Hyphenization, Capitalization, and Spelling. New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 193. $1.

Thompson, Edward B. The Chultunes of Labria, Yucatan. Cambridge, Mass.: Peabody Museum. Pp. 20, with plates.

Troeger, J. W. Harold's First Discoveries. New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 93. 25 cents.

United States Commissioner of Labor. Ninth Special Report. The Italians in Chicago. Washington. Pp. 409; Bulletin of the Department of Labor. November, 1897. Pp. 128.

United States Geological Survey. Geologic Atlas of the United States. Yellowstone National Park Folio. Wyoming. Pp. 6 letterpress, and 7 single-and double-page plates.

United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries. A Manual of Fish Culture. Washington. Pp. 340, with thirty-five plates.

United States Hydrographic Office. Classification of Clouds. Chart in colors.

University of the State of New York. Regents' Bulletins. No. 38: Laws, Ordinances, and By-Laws. Pp. 104. 15 cents; No. 42: Fifteenth University Convocation. Pp. 212. 25 cents.

Vail, I. N. Alaska, Land of the Nugget. Why? Pp. 68. 50 cents.

Waller, Augustus D. Lectures on Physiology. Animal Electricity. New York: Longmans, Green & Co. Pp. 144. $1.50.

Wilson, Mrs. L. L. W. Nature Study for Elementary Schools. New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 262. 90 cents.

Wright, G. F. Scientific Aspects of Christian Evidence. New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 362. $1.50.

Wright, Mabel Osgood. Bird Craft: A Field Book of Two Hundred Song, Game, and Water Birds. New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 313. $2.50.