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SELECTIONS of the Bombay Goverrnment. No.
LXIII. Annual Progress Reports of Executive
SILLAR (W. C.), a Month in the Cotton Districts
near Bombay, by.... SCHLAGINTWEIT'S (Messrs. H. and R. De), Theoretical Considerations and Tables in reference to Indian Hypsometry. Part I. of Vol. II. of a result of a Scientific Mission to India and High Asia. 1 vol. 4to 1861 ... SOCIETE (Paris) de Géographie, Bulletin de la. Tome XX. for 1860
SOCIETY, Royal Astronomical, Monthly Notices of, with supplemental notice. No. 9 of Vol. XX., Nos. 3, 5, and 7 of Vol. XXI. 1861 .... Royal, Proceedings of. Nos. 38, 40, and 43 for 1860......
Proceedings of, No. 1, Vol. V. 1861
Madras Literary and Scientific. Vol. I.
Bombay Medical and Physical, Transactions of. No. 6. New Series.
Royal Asiatic, of Great Britain and Ireland, Journal of. Part II. of Vol. XVIII.
Madras Literary and Scientific. No. XI.
of Vol. VI. 1861. New Series..
TASSY (M. Garcin de), La Poésie Philosophique et
Description des Monuments de Delhi en
THESAURUS Græcæ Linguæ, with Index. 9 vols.
TRAVANCORE, Description of the Administrative
System of, in the year 1844, No. III. by V.
B. Dajee, Esq.
WALKER (W.), New Dock Scheme, with a
Gesellschaft. 13th Band, IV Heft, and 14th
FOR THE MUSEUM.
FROM THE 24TH NOV. 1856 TO THE 30TH NOV. 1857.
Carbonaceous Shales and Shelly Limestone, speci
mens of, from the lower part of the Laterite
cliffs at Vurkaly, 12 miles south of Quilon .. Genl. Cullen. Coins, copper (63), of the Pattan Sooltans, turned
up by a villager while ploughing a field in
Capt. G. Thomas.
Lieut. Treror. silver and cornelian seals (1 bag of), obtained at Baghdad by Colonel Pope, presented to the Society for selection and report I
Col. G. Pope. Corals and Nummulites, specimens of, from the Eocene formation in Sindh....
Col. Turner. Fossil Shells from the Chalk Formation, &c. also specimens of minerals....
neighbourhood, 18 miles north of the Ner-
from a yellow, arenaceous deposit of the
Dr. Rooke. from the Nummulitic Formation in Sindh. The Secretary.
* See “ Proceedings," 1856-57, for further description. + Idem
See “ Unpublished Proceedings.” 13th August 1857.
Rev. S. Hislop.
Geological Specimens and Fossils from the neighbour
hood of Nagpoor, containing :-1, of Granite
nected with the Coal or Lignite Deposit in the
sandstone altered by heat......
red, from Bombay Harbour close to Mazagon
12 miles N. E. of Trevandrum ...
same distance north of Trevandrum ; bearing
discovered by Captain F. Phillips, near Kotree
H. Inman, Esq.
J. A. Broun, Esq.
Shells (Fresh-water), from the neighbourhood of
Marine, collection of, gathered at Rutna.
showing the passage of the former into the
FROM THE 30TH NOV. 1857 TO THE 29TH NOV. 1858.
Birds (stuffed), viz: White Albatross ; large black
Gull; “Bonny Hulk;” “Noddy,” dark ;
doka and Ahmedabad. Reported on by the
Govt. of Bombay.
" Fossils (Lagena), two specimens of, from the Island
of Karak in the Persian Gulf; taken from the
rock of which the Island is partly composed.. Dr. Miller. Geological specimens, a large collection of, chiefly
from the Islands of the Persian Gulf, illustrative
of the Miocene (?) formation of the Gulft.... Lt.C.G.Constable Image of Budh, part of, in relief, in dark Chlorite
Schist, dug up at Peshawar, (in several pieces).
Gimal Giri, about 30 miles north of Peshawur. Dr. Birdwood. Laterite, specimens of, from Matharan, including & pisi-form variety
Dr. Leith. specimen of, pisi-form, and Manganese from Laterite, at the Phonda Ghat.. * See “ Proceedings," 10th Sept. See Beng. Asiat. Jour. No. 27, p. 41, N. S. DONORS.
Limestone, specimen of, deep yellow, charged with
Ammonites, apparently A. opis Sowerby (Grant's
Echinodermata and Bivalve Shells, from the
carboniferous strata there
one bird's skin from Zanzibar. (These speci-
without written communication.)*
Mooltan, where they were manufactured during
the siege, by Moolraj .. Tertiary deposit, specimens of (like the Shell-Con
crete of Bombay), from Bushire
H. Inman, Esq.
Dr. A. Burn.
FROM THE 29TH NOV. 1858 TO THE 28th NOV. 1859.
Govt. of Bombay.
Chrysalis of Papilio Hector, specimen of, from
iron-stand, and hammer, used formerly at
collection of H. H. the Raó of Cutch : presented
by H. H. the Raó, through Geological specimens from Galle, consisting chiefly
[Jacob. Genl. Le Grand
of Granitic Rocks, collected and forwarded from
* They have since been sent to, and received by Captain Burton, at the Royal Geographical Society.- Ed.