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ABBADIE (Antoine d'), Lightning-Flashes, 342

Afghan Delimitation Commission : Botany of the, W. Botting
Abbe (Prof. Cleveland) : Influence of Wind on Barometric Hemsley, 173; Geographical Results achieved by the Survey

Readings, 29; Corrections to Refraction-Tables, 134 ; Officers in the, 309; Fauna and Flora of the, J. E. T. Aitchi-
Obituary Notice of William Babcock Hazen, 541

son, 381
Abel, the Mathematician, Statue in Honour of, 352

Africa : Don Manuel Iradier's Explorations in Africa, 182 ;
Abel (Sir Fred., F.R.S.), Work of the Imperial Institute, 617 Return of the Portuguese African Expedition, 182 ; Botany
Abercromby (Hon. R.): on the Peculiar Sunrise Shadows of of South, 158; Study of the Coasts of North, Dr. Theobald

Adam's Peak, 94; on the Relation between Tropical and Fischer, 353 ; Dr. Lenz's Map of the Congo, 354 ; Pygmy
Extra-Tropical Cyclones, 430 ; an Equatorial Zone of almost Tribes in, 497 ; My African Home, Eliza Whighain Feilden,
Perpetual Electrical Discharge, 487 ; Modern Developments
of Cloud Knowledge, 575

Aino Hairiness and the Urvolk of Japan, F. V. Dickins, 534
Aberdeen, Stone Circles near, 503

Air, the Coefficient of Viscosity of, Herbert Tomlinson, 165
Aberration, New Method of determining the Constants of, M. Air, Compressed, Transmission of Power by, 272

Lawy, 263, 282, 407, 424, 431, 454, 479; M. Houzeau, 377 Air, Resistance of, Dr. Thiesen, 408
Aberration of Light, Phenomena connected with, 575

Air, Movements of the, M. Ch. Weyher, 431
Abney (Capt. W. de W., F.R.S.), Sunlight Colours, 498 Air, some New Micro-organisms obtained from, G. C. Frank-
Abnormal-Toed Cats, Heredity in, William White, 125; E. land and Dr. Percy F. Frankland, 477

W. Claypole, 345; Dr. H. A. Hagen, 345; J. Herbert Air-free Column of Water, Cohesion of an, Prof. Helmholtz,
Hodd, 53

Abnormal Hirudo medicinalis, an, R. J. Harvey Gibson, 392 Airy (Sir G. B., F.R.S.): on the Earlier Tripos of the University
Abnormalities in the Vertebral Column of the Common Frog, of Cambridge, 397 ; on the Establishment of the Roman
Prof. C. Lloyd Morgan, 53

Dominion in South-East Britain, 562
Abnormality in the Urostyle of the Common Frog, Prof. C. Aitchison (J. E. T.), Fauna and Flora of the Afghan Boundary,
Lloyd Morgan, 344

Aboriginal Art in California and Queen Charlotte's Island, Dr. Alaska and the Seal Islands, an Arctic Province, Henry W.
W. J. Hoffman, 285

Elliott, 243
Abrahall (Rev. John Hoskyns-), Meteors, 29

Alaska, Alpine Region of, Lieut. H. Seton-Karr, 475
Acclimatisation of Flat-fish in American Waters, 473

Albumen-precipitate with Salt, 455
Accumulators, Complete Hand-book on the Management of, Sir Albumen, Serous, Prof. Kronecker on, 504
David Salomons, 603

Albuminous Substances, Alimentary Values of Various, Prof.
Acetonuria in Children, 551

Zuntz, 480
Acland (Dr., F.R.S.), Address to the General Medical Council, Alcock (Surgeon. Major Natbl.), Life-Energy, or the Dynamics

of Health and Disease, 366
Acoustics, Hand-book of, T. E. Harris, 270

Alcohol, How to make Colourless Specimens of Plants to be
Actinometric Observations, 263

preserved in, Prof. Hugo de Vries, 149 ; Selmer Schönland,
Action, Instinctive, 392

Adams (Prof. J. C., F.R.S.), Values of Logarithms, 381 Alcohol, Effect of, on Metastasis in Man, 383
Adam's Peak, on the Peculiar Sunrise Shadows, Hon. R. Alcohol, Clausius's Characteristic Equation for Substances
Abercromby, 94

applied to Messrs. Ramsay and Young's Experiments on, Prof.
Adelaide University, Sir W. W. Heughes's Contribution to the, Fitzgerald, 574

Alcyonaria and Pennatulæ at the Arago Laboratory, 431
Aden, Earthquakes at, 593

Alexander (Prof. W. D.), Kilauea after the Eruption of March
Aërated Water, on some Phenomena connected with the Freez-

1886, 451
ing of, George Maw, 325

Algæ, Classification of the, and Genetic Affinities, Alfred W.
Aerial Eddies, Experiments on, 382

Bennett, 478
Aerial Vortices, 551

Algebraic Forms with p Variables, on the Theory, M. R. Perrin,
Aerial Vortices and Revolving Spheres, Experiments on, Ch. 335
Weyher, 514

Algebraic Notation of Kinship, Prof. Alex. Macfarlane, 126
Affinity, Residual, Valency and, Prof. I. E. Armstrong, Algeria, Artesian Wells in, M. de Lesseps, 287, 336
F.R.S., 570, 596

Algiers Observatory, the, 16


Algol-Type Variable, the New, Mr. Chandler, 329

Antelon rosacea, the Supposed Myzostoma-Cysts in, Dr. P.
Alimentary Values of Various Albuminous Substances, Prof. Herbert Carpenter, F.R. S., 535
Zuntz, 480

Anthropoid Apes, 383 ; Embryogeny of the, J. Deniker, 509
Alkaline Solutions, Electrolysis of, M. Duter, 382

Anthropology: Horatio Hale on the Origin of Language and
Alkaline Vanadates, Study of the, M. A. Ditte, 600

the Antiquity of Speaking Man, 17 ; Dr. Colin on the Popu-
Allen (Alfred H.), Commercial Organic Analysis, Dr. C. R. lation of Bambouk, 22 ; M. Topinard on the Simian Cha-
Alder Wright, 293

racters of the Naulette Jaw, 22; M. de Quatrefages on Pre-
Alloys, Moduli of, 333

historic Man, 23 ; M. Cartailhac, on the Human Bones found
Alloys, Colours of Metals and, Prof. W. Chandler Roberts- in France in Quaternary Caverns, 23; Anthropological Insti-
Austen, F.R.S., 106

tute, 95, 143, 358, 431, 453, 503; Journal of the, 422; Les Ages
Alpine Flora surviving in the Paris District, 431

Préhistoriques de l'Espagne et du Portugal, Emile Cartailhac,
Alpine Region of Alaska, Lieut. H. Seton-Karr, 475

244 ; Anthropological Society of Bombay, 328 ; General Pitt-
Alpine Winter and its Medical Aspects, A. Tucker Wise, 170 Rivers's Anthropological Collection at Oxford University
Alps, Australian, on some Further Evidence of Glaciation in Museum, 349; Observations in Anthropology, by Dr. Ten Kate,
the, James Stirling, 182

357; Revue d'Anthropologie, 357 ; Sociology of the Australian
Altai Mountains, an Ice Period in the, E. Michaelis, 149; A. Races, 357 ; Anthropological Discovery in the Valley of
Bialove ki, 513

Rebas, Prof. Miguel Marazta, 379 ; Histoire Générale des
Alumina, Red Fluorescence of, 455, 527; Crimson Line of Races Humaines, A. de Quatrefages, 389; Anthropological
Phosphorescent, William Crookes, F.R.S., 310

Find in Belgium, 405 ; Ethnological Collection presented by
Amateurs, Practical Dynamo-Building for, Fred. W. Walker, Lieut. Quedenfeldt to the Anthropological Society of Berlin,

423 ; French Translation of Cæsar Lumbroso's “Uomo Delin-
America : American Journal of Science, 16, 93, 141, 237, 380, quanti,” 423

451, 524, 621 ; American Journal of Mathematics, 28, 99, Antifebrine, Dr. Weill, 445
477 ; Early Chinese Intercourse with America, Dr. W. 1. Antimony, Tartrate of, M. Guntz, 528
Dall, 58 ; Industrial and High Art Education in the United Anti-Phylloxeric Disinfection of the Grape Vine, 382
States, J. Edwards Clarke, W. Odell, 97; Education of | Antiquities of Spain and Portugal, M. Emile Cartailhac, 244
Women in, 229; American Society for Psychical Research, Antituberculous Vaccination, 144
281 ; Present Position of Science in the Secondary Schools Ants, Habits of, Sir John Lubbock, 518
of America, Pres. Eliot, 375; American Meteorological Apes : an Anthropoid Ape, 383 ; Embryogeny of the, J:
Journal, 376, 568; American Journal of Psychology, 400 ; Deniker, 509; the Lumbar Curve in Man and Apes, Prof.
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 444 ; Cunningham, 46 ; Domestication of Apes, 495
Acclimatisation of Flat-fish in American Waters, 473; Aphides, Notes on the Recent Swarming of, G. B. Buckton,
Prehistoric Remains in America, 476 ; American Geographi- F.R.S., 15
cal Society, 497; American Naturalist, 518; American Apochromatic Lenses, the Value of the New, 467
Whitefish (Coregonus albus) at Burghley Park, 546 ; Appalachia, 354
Restocking Streams in America, 546; American Exhibition, April Meteors, W. F. Denning, 606
612. See also United States.

Aquarium constructed for the Fisheries Exhibition, Sale of, 306
Amides, Decomposition of, by Water and the Diluted Acids, Aquila, Lower Italy, Earthquake Shock in, 350, 376

Arabia, South, Herr Glaser's Journeys in, 520
Ammonia, Caseine-like Substance obtained by the Addition of Arago (François), Proposed Statue of 84

Hydrogen-Peroxide to White of Eggs, heated with, 576 Arago Laboratory, Flourishing Condition of the Alcyonaria and
Ammoniacal Decomposition of Urine, Dr. W. R. Smith, 404 Pennatula at, 431
Ammoniaco-Magnesian Phosphate, M. Berthelot, 119

Arcetri, Observations of Nebulæ at, Wilhelm Tempel, 198
Anatomical Society of Berlin, 517

Architects, Naval, Institution of, 538
Anatomy, Comparative, of Vertebrates, Robert Wiedersheim, Arctic Province, an, Alaska and the Seal Islands, Henry W.
W. Newton Parker, 121

Elliott, 243
Anatomy of the Madreporian Coral Fungia, G. C. Bourne, 404 Arctic Species of Birds, Henry Seebohm on, 256
Anatomy, a Work on, in Chinese, 568

Ardtun Leaf-beds, J. Starkie Gardner, 382
Ancient History, Studies in, comprising a Reprint of “Primi- Argentine General Catalogue of Stars, 113

tive Marriage,” J. Ferguson McLennan, Dr. W. Robertson Arithmetic, Chemical, Sydney Lupton, 74
Smith, 3

Armagh Catalogue of 3300 Stars, Second, 159
Ancient Monuments Act, 518

Armstrong (Prof. Henry E., F.R.S.): on the Nature of Solution,
Anderson (W.), on the Conversion of Heat into Work, 387 64 ; Benzenoid Compounds, 407; Valency and Residual
Andree (Herr Richard), Cannibalism and its Prevalence in Affinity, 570, 596
Ancient and Modern Times, 350

Army Candidates, Geometrical Drawing for, H. T. Lilley, 28
Andrews (Thos.), Pyrometers and Fusion-Points, 224

Aroids, Walter Gardiner on, 454.
Andromedes, the, November 27, 1886, P. F. Denza, 231 Aroko or Symbolic Letters, Specimens of, 422
Ångström (Knut), Sur une nouvelle Méthode de faire des Aro.natic Bodies, Preliminary Communication on the Action of
Mesures absolues de la Chaleur rayonnante, 580

certain, T. Lauder Brunton, M.D., F.R.S., and J. Theodore
Anhydrous Oxides, on the Action of the Chloride of Carbon on

Cash, 599
the, M. Eug. Demarçay, 288

Aron (Dr.), Theory of the Inductionless Coils, 383
Animal Heat, Action of Glycose in Development of, A. Arrow-Release, Ancient and Modern Methods of, Edward S.
Chauveau, 291

Morse, 12
Animal Life, Apparatus for studying the Influence of Pressure Art and Science in a New Light, 250
on, 444

Artesian Well, Attempt to sink an, to obtain Hot Water at
Animal Mechanics, Dr. B. W. Richardson, F.R.S., 57

St. Augustine, Florida, 376
Animal Organism, Respecting the Active Oxygen in the, Dr. Artesian Wells in Algeria, M. de Lesseps, 287
Gad, Dr. Wurster, 383

Artesian Wells and New Oases created in the Wed Rir', South
Animals, Wild, Photographed and Described, J. Fortuné Nott, Algeria, 336

Asamayama, the Active Volcano in Japan, 133
Animals, Geographical and Geological Distribution of, Angelo Ashes of Cider, on the Composition of the, 382
Heilprin, 510

Asia, Central : Central Asian Commercial Company Koudrine
Annalen der Physik und Chemie, 333

in, 258; A. D. Carey's Journey in, 475; Journeys and Dis-
Annales de l'Institut Pasteur, 376

coveries in, 547
Annam, Notes on, 206

Asia, Russian Central, Proposed Administrative Changes in, 258
Annuaire of the Royal Observatory of Brussels, 351

Asiatic Society of Bengal, 474
Antananarivo Annual and Madagascar Magazine, 497

Asiatic Society, Calcutta, Annual Address to, 375
Antarctic Ocean, on the Distribution of the Temperature in the, Asiatic Symbolism, Study of, H. G. M. Murray. Aynsley, 327
J. Y. Buchanan, 516

A pects of Clouds, Robert James Reilly, 391


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