Popular Science Monthly/Volume 52/November 1897/Publications Received

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Agricultural Experiment Stations. Bulletins and Reports. Delaware College: No. 35. The Cherry in Delaware. By G. H. Powell. Pp. 28—Hatch (Massachusetts): No. 48. Fertilizers. Pp. 24.—Iowa Agricultural College: No. 35. Lambs, Calves, Swine, Sheep, and Milk. Pp. 108.—New Jersey: No. 122. Dried Corn Fodder and Silage. Pp. 16.—Ohio: No. 80. The Maintenance of Fertility. Pp. 36; No. 82. Field Experiments with Wheat. Pp. 24; Newspaper Bulletin 173. The Home Mixing of Fertilizers. Pp. 8.—Purdue University: Commercial Fertilizers. By H. A. Huston. Pp. 8, with chart.—Southern California Academy of Science, Los Angeles: Milk. By A. J. McClatchie. Pp. 32.—United States Division of Forestry: Age of Trees and Time of Blazing determined by Annual Rings. Pp. 12.

Beard, J. C. Curious Homes and their Tenants. (Appletons' Home-Reading Books.) New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 275. 65 cents.

Bulletins, Reports, Transactions, etc. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia: Certain Aboriginal Mounds on the Georgia Coast. By Clarence B Moore. Pp. 144, with 16 plates.—Department of Labor: No. 12. September, 1897. Pp. 144.—Michigan College of Mines: Houghton Prospectus for 1897–98. Pp. 32, with charts.—Missouri Botanical Garden: Eighth Annual Report. Pp. 886, with plates.—New York Public Library: September, 1897. Pp. 32.—Philadelphia Mycological Center: No. 2. Pp. 8.—Scientific Alliance of New York: Seventh Annual Directory, 1897. Pp. 60—University of the State of New York: Extension Bulletin on Public Libraries. No. 6.—United States Commissioner of Education: Report for 1895–'96. Pp. 965.

Campbell, Helen. A Stronger Home. (Temple Magazine.) Denver, Col.: The Temple Press.

Cole, James Reid. Miscellany. Dallas, Texas: Ewing H. Redford. Pp. 303. 10 cents.

Conn, H. W. The Story of Germ Life. (Library of Useful Stories.) New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 199. 40 cents.

De Mortillet, Gabriel. Formation de la Langue Française (Formation of the French Language). Paris: Félix Alcan. Pp. 336. 6 francs.

Hough, E. The Story of the Cowboy. (Story of the West Series.) New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 349.

Ingersoll, Ernest. Wild Neighbors. (Outdoor Studies in the United States.) New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 301. $1.50.

Kingsley, J. S. Elements of Comparative Zoölogy. New York: Henry Holt & Co. Pp. 357.

Kirk, E B. The Story of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens. (Appletons' Home-Reading Books.) New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 348. 60 cents.

Lockyer, J. Norman. The Dawn of Astronomy. New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 432. $3.

Lydekker, Richard, and others. Natural History (The Concise Knowledge Library.) New York: D. Appleton and Company. Pp. 771.

Mather, Cotton. Lives of Bradford and Winthrop. Boston: Old South Leaflets. Pp. 24. 5 cents.

Muir, Robert, and Ritchie. James. Manual of Bacteriology. New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 579. $3.25.

Murché, V. T. Science Readers for Secondary and Grammar Grades. Book I. Pp. 127. 25 cents; Book II. Pp. 128. 25 cents; Book III. Pp. 176. 40 cents; Book IV. Pp. 216. 40 cents. New York: The Macmillan Company.

Neff, S. S., Editor and Publisher. The Orator. Monthly. August, 1897. Philadelphia: 1414 Arch Street. Pp. 16. 15 cents; $1 a year.

Oberholtzer, Ellis Paxson The New Man. A Chronicle of the Modern Time. Philadelphia: The Levytype Company. Pp. 487.

Parish, Edmund. Hallucinations and Illusions. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, importers. Pp. 390. $1.25.

Quixote, Sancho. Speshal Aurdinans of Dunshalt, "the Mishuneri Siti." New York: William Arthur. Pp. 32. 5 cents.

Reprints. Adler, Cyrus: The International Catalogue of Scientific Literature. Pp. 39.—Barton, G. H.: Glacial Observations in the Umanak District, Greenland. Pp. 32, with plates.—Fox, L. W., M. D.: Epiphora, or Watery Eye, etc. Pp. 8.—Dorsey, G. A.: Observations on a Collection of Papuan Crania, with Notes by W. H. Holmes. Pp. 48, with plates.—Rotch, A. L.: Meteorological Observations in the Free Air at the Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory. Pp. 8.—Russel, I. F.: The Vendetta, or How Law evolves from the Patriarchal Cell. Pp. 12.—Trelease, William, Medical Botany. Pp. 12—Veeder, M. A. Lyons, N. Y.: Ice Jams in Geology. Pp. 8.—Walcott, C. D.: Cambrian Brachiopoda, etc. Pp. 12, with plates.

Russell, Israel C. The Volcanoes of North America. A Reading Lesson for Students of Geography and Geology. New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 346. $4.

Scripture, E. W. The New Psychology. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, importers. Pp. 500. $1.25.

Starling, William. The Floods of the Mississippi River. New York: Engineering News. Pp. 57.

Topham, T. W., M. D. Health of Body and Mind. Brooklyn Borough, New York City: Daily Eagle Book Publishing Department. Pp. 296.

Trelease, William. Botanical Observations on the Azores. St. Louis: Missouri Botanical Garden Pp. 140, with 54 plates.

United States Geological Survey, Charles D. Walcott, Director. Seventeenth Annual Report. Part I. Director's Report and other Papers. Pp. 1076, with plates and maps; Part II. Economic Geology and Hydrography. Pp. 864, with plates and maps.—Bulletins: No. 87. American Fossil Brachiopoda. By Charles Schuchert. Pp. 464; No. 127. Catalogue and Index to Contributions to North American Geology, 1732 to 1891. By N. H. Darton. Pp. 1045; No. 132. Bibliography and Index of North American Geology, Paleontology, Petrology, and Mineralogy for 1892-'93. By F. B. Weeks. Pp. 210; No. 135. Do. for 1894. The same. Pp. 141; No. 136. The Ancient Volcanic Rocks of South Mountain, Pennsylvania. By Florence Bascom. Pp. 91, with plates; No. 137. Geology of Fort Riley Military Reservation, etc., Kansas. By Robert Hay. Pp. 35; No. 138. Artesian Well Prospects in the Atlantic Coastal Plain Region. By N. H. Darton. Pp 224; No. 139. Geology of the Castle Mountain Mining District, Montana. By W H. Weed and L. V. Pirsson. Pp. 164; No. 140. Report of Progress in the Division of Hydrography for 1895. By F. H. Newell Pp. 356; No. 141. The Eocene Deposits of the Middle Atlantic Slope in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. By W. B. Clark; No. 142. A Brief Contribution to the Geology of Northwestern Louisiana. By T. W. Vaughan. Pp. 65; No. 143. Bibliography of Clays and the Ceramic Arts. By J. C. Branner. Pp. 114; The Moraines of the Missouri Coteau and their Attendant Deposits. By J. E Todd. Pp. 69; No. 145. The Potomac Formation in Virginia. By W. M. Fontaine. Pp. 149; No. 146. Bibliography of North American Geology, Palæontology, and Mineralogy for 1896. By F. B. Weeks. Pp. 130; No. 147. Earthquakes in California in 1895. By C. D. Perrine. Pp. 22; No. 148. Analyses of Rocks and Analytical Methods of the United States Geological Survey, 1880 to 1886. By F. W. Clarke and W. F. Hillebrand. Pp. 306.

Weed, Clarence Morris. Life Histories of American Insects New York: The Macmillan Company. Pp. 272. $1.50.