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Occultations visible in the United States during the year 1850. Computed by John Downes, at the expense of the fund appropriated by Congress for a Nautical Almanac, and published by the Smithsonian Institution. 1849. 4to., pp. 26. Occultations visible in the United States during the year 1851. Computed by John Downes, at the expense of the fund appropriated by Congress for the establishment of a Nautical Almanac, and published by the Smithsonian Institution. October, 1850. 410., pp. 26. Price 20 cents.

(11) Occultations visible in the United States during the year 1852. Computed by John Downes, at the expense of the fund appropriated by Congress for the establishment of a Nautical Almanac, and published by the Smithsonian Institution. 1852. 4to., pp. 34, Price 20 cents.

(29) Occultations of Planets and Stars by the Moon during the year 1853. Computed by John Downs, at the expense of the fund appropriated by Congress for the establishment of a Nautical Almanac, and published by the Smithsonian Institution. 1853. 410., pp. 36. Price 20 cents. (54)

Researches relative to the Planet Neptune. By Sears C. Walker, esq. 1850, 4to., pp. 60. Price 30 cents.

(3) Ephemeris of Neptune for the opposition of 1848. By Sears C.

., pp. 8. Ephemeris of the Planet Neptune for the date of the Lalan de observations of May 8 and 10, 1795, and for the oppositions of 1846, '47, '48, and '49. By Sears C. Walker, esq. April, 1849. 4to., pp. 32. Price 20 cents.

(4) Ephemeris of the Planet Neptune for the year 1850. By Sears C. Walker, esq. April, 1850. 4to., pp. 10. Price 10 cents.

Ephemeris of ihe Planet Neptune for the year 1851. By Sears C. Walker, esq. December, 1850. 4to. pp. 10. Price 10 cents. (7)

Ephemeris of Neptune for the year 1852. By Sears C. Walker, esq., 1853. 4to., pp. 10. Price 10 cents.

(24) On the history of the discovery of the Planet Neptune. By B. A. Gould, jr., 1850. 8vo., pp. 56. Price 25 cents.

(18) Meteorology. On the winds of the northern hemisphere. By Prof. J. H. Coffin. November, 1853. 4t0., pp. 200, and 13 plates. Price $2. (52)

Directions for meteorological observations, intended for the first class of observers. By Arnold Guyot. 1850. 8vo., pp. 40.

(19) A collection of meterological tables, with other tables useful in practical meteorology. Prepared by order of the Smithsonian Institution, by Arnold Guyot. 1852. 8vo., pp. 212. Price $1 25. (31)

Chemistry and Technology. Memoir on the explosiveness of nitre, with a view to elucidate its agency in the tremendous explosion of July, 1845, in New York. By Robert Hare, M. D. 1850. 4to., pp. 20. Price 61 cents. (17)

On recent improvements in the chemical arts. By Professors James C. Booth and Campbell Morfit. 1852. 8vo., pp. 216. Price 75 cts. (27)

Geography, Ethnology, and Philology. Ancient monuments of the Mississippi valley: comprising the results of extensive original surveys and explorations. By E. G. Squier, A. M., and E. H. Davis, M. D. 1848. 410., pp. 346, 48 plates, and 207 woodcuts. Price $10. This volume is not on sale by the Smithsonian Institution. In can be had of George P. Putnam & Co., on account of the authors.

(1) Aboriginal monuments of the State of New York: comprising the results of original surveys and explorations; with an illustrative arpendix. By E. G. Squier, A. M. 1850. 4to., pp. 188, 14 plates, and 72 woodcuts. Price $1 75.

(15) Description of ancient works in Ohio. By Charles Whittlesey. 1851. 4to., pp. 20, and 7 plates. Price 40 cents.

(34) Catalogue of portraits of North American Indians, with sketches of scenery, &c. Painted by J. M. Stanley. Deposited with the Smithsonian Institution. December, 1852. 8vo., pp. 76. Price 25 cents. (53)

Contributions to the physical geography of the United States. Part. 1.-On the physical geography of the Mississippi valley, with suggestions for the improvement of the navigation of the Ohio and other rivers. By Charles Ellet, jr., civil engineer. 1850. 410., pp. 64, and one plate. Price 25 cents.

(13) On the vocal sounds of Laura Bridgeman, the blind deaf mute at Boston, compared with the elements of phonetic language. By Dr. Francis Lieber. 1850. 4to., pp. 32, and one plate. Price 20 cents. (12)

A grammar and dictionary of the Dakota language. Collected by the members of the Dakota mission. Edited by Rev. S. R. Rigss, A. M., missionary of the Am. Board Com. for Foreign Missions. 1852. 4to., pp. 414. Price $5.

(40) Vocabulary of the Jargon or Trade Language of Oregon. By Dr. B. Rush Mitchell, U. S. N., with additions by Prof. W. W. Turner. 1853. 8vo., pp. 22. Price 10 cents.

(68) Microscopical Science. Microscopical examination of soundings made by the United States Coast Survey, off the Atlantic coast of the United States. By Prof. J. W. Bailey. January, 1851.

January, 1851. 4to., pp. 16, and one plate. Price 15 cents.

(20) Microscopical observations made in South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. By Prof. J. W. Bailey. 1851. 4to., pp. 48, and 3 plates. Price 38 cents.

(23) Notes on new species and localities of microscopical organisms. By Prof. J. W. Bailey. February, 1854. 4to., pp. 16, and 1 plate. Price 20 cents.

(63) A flora and fauna within living animals. By Joseph Leidy, M. D. April, 1853. 4to., pp. 68, and 10 plates. Price $1.

(44) Zoology and Physiology. The classification of insects from embryological data. By Prof. Louis Agassiz. 1850. 4to., pp. 28, and 1 plate. Price 35 cts. (16).

Catalogue of the described Coleoptera of the United States. By Frederick Ernst Melsheimer, M. D. Revised by S. S. Haldeman and J. L. Le Conte. July, 1853. 8vo., pp. 174. Price $1. (62)

Synopsis of the marine invertebrata of Grand Manan, or, the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. By W. Stimpson. March, 1853. 4to., pp. 68, and 3 plates. Price 75 cents.

(50) Contributions to the natural history of the fresh water fishes of North America. By Charles Girard. I. A monograph of the Cottoids. December, 1851. 4to., pp. 80, and 3 plates. Price 75 cts. (30)

Anatomy of the nervous system of Rana pipiens, L. By Jeffries Wyman, N. D. March, 1853. 4to., pp. 52, and 2 plates. Price 50 cents.

(45) Catalogue of North American reptiles in the museum of the Smithsonian Institution. Part I. Serpents. By S. F. Baird and C. Girard. January, 1853. 8vo., pp. 172. Price 75 cents.

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Botany.

Plantæ Wrightiana Texano-Neo-Mexicanæ. By Asa Gray, M. D. Part I. March, 1852. 4to., pp. 146, and 10 plates. Price $250. (22)

Plantæ Wrightianæ Texano-Neo-Mexicanæ. Part II. An account of a collection of plants, made by Charles Wright, in Western Texas, New Mexico, and Sonora, in the years 1851 and 1852. By Asa Gray, M. D. February, 1853. 4to., pp. 120, and 4 plates. Price $1 25. (42)

Nereis Boreali-Americana, or contributions to a history of the marine algae of North America.

Part I. Melanospermeæ. By Wm. Henry Harvey, M. D., M. R. I. A. January, 1852. 4t0., pp. 152, and 12 colored plates. Price $3.

(32) Nereis Boreali-Americana, or contributions to a history of the marine algæ of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeæ. By W. H. Harvey, M. D., M. R. I. A. March, 1853. 4to., pp. 262, and 24 plates, colored. Price $5.

(43) Plantæ Fremontianæ ; or, descriptions of plants collected by Col. J. C. Frémont in California. By John Torrey, F. L. S. 1853. 4to. pp. 24, and 10 plates. Price 50 cents.

(46) Observations on the Batis maritima of Linnæus. By John Torrey, F. L. S. 1853. 410., pp. 8, and 1 plate. Price 10 cents. (60)

On the Darlingtonia Californica: a new pitcher plant from Northern California. By John Torrey, E. L. S. 1853. 4to., pp. 8, and 1 plate. Price 10 cents.

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Palæontology A memoir on Mosasaurus, and the three allied new genera, Holcodus, Conosaurus, and Amphorosteus. By Robert W. Gibbes, M. D. Nov.. 1850. 4to., pp. 14, and 3 plates. Price 25 cents.

(14) Memoir upon the extinct species of fossil ox. By Joseph Leidy, M. D. Dec., 1852. 4to., pp. 20, and 5 plates. Price 25 cis.

The ancient fauna of Nebraska; or, a description of remains of extinct Mammalia and Chelonia from the Mauvaises Teries of Nebraska.

By Joseph Leidy, M. D. June, 1853.
Price 82.

410., pp. 124, and 25 plates.

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Bibliography.

Bibliography of American Nataral History, for the year 1851. By Charles Girard. December, 1852. 8vo., pp. 60.

(48) Notices of public libraries in the United States. By Prof. C. C. Jewett. Pp. 208. (Part of the fifth annual Report to Congress.) (25)

On the construction of catalogues of libraries, and of a general catalogue, and their publication by means of separate stereotyped titles; with rules and examples. By Charles C. 'Jewett, Librarian of the Smithsonian Institution. 1852. 8vo., pp. 78. Price 50 cts. (47)

On the construction of catalogues of libraries, &c. Second edition. 1853. 8vo., pp. 96. Price 50 cents.

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Miscellaneous

Report of the Organization Committee of the Smithsonian Institution with the resolutions accompanying the same, and adopted by the Board of Regents. Also the will of the testator, the act accepting the bequest, and the act organizing the institution. Published by authority of the Board of Regents. 1837. 8vo., pp. 32.

Digest of the Act of Congress establishing the Smithsonian Institution. Passed August 10, 1846. 8vo. pp. 8.

Journal of proceedings of the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, at the city of Washington. Beginning on the first Monday of September, 1840. 1846. 8vo.,

pp.

32. First Report from the Board of Regents submitted to Congress, of the operations, expenditures, and condition of the Smithsonian Institution. (During the year 1846.) Read and ordered to be printed, March 3, 1847. Senate Doc. 211; 29th Congress, 2d Session. 8vo., pp. 38.

Second Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution during the year 1847. January 6, 1848, read and ordered to be printed. 30th Congress, Ist Session. Senate Miscellaneous, No. 23. 8vo., pp. 208.

Third Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to the Senate and House of Representatives, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution during the year 1848. February 19, 1849, laid upon the table and ordered to be printed. 30th Congress, 2d Session. H. R. Miscellaneous, No. 48. 1849. 8vo., pp. 64.

Fourth Annual Report of the Board of Regents, &c., during the year 1849. July 29, 1850, read, and July 30th, 1850, ordered to be printed. 31st Congress, 1st Session. Senate Miscellaneous, No. 120. 1850. 8vo., pp. 208.

(21) Fifth Annual Report of the Board of Regents, &c., during the year 1850. March 1, 1851, read; March 7, 1851, ordered to be printed.

326. Special Session, March, 1851. Senate Miscellaneous, No. 1.

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Sixth Annual Report of the Board of Regents, &c., during the year 1851, and the proceedings of the Board of Regents up to date. August 20, 1852, ordered to lie on the table and be printed. 8vo., pp. 104. 1852. 32d Congress, 1st Session. Senate Miscellaneous, No. 108. (51)

Seventh Annual Report of the Board of Regents, &c., during the year 1852, and the proceedings, &c. March 1, 1853, ordered to lie on the table and be printed. 8vo., pp. 96. 32d Congress, 2d Session. Senate Miscellaneous, No. 53.

(57) Eighth Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution up to January 1, 1854, and the proceedings of the Board up to July 8, 1854. August 1, 1854, laid on the table and ordered to be printed. 8vo., pp. 310. 33d Congress, 1st Session. Ho. of Reps. Miscellaneous, No. 97.

(67) List of domestic institutions in correspondence with the Smithsonian Institution. 1853. 8vo., pp. 16.

(69) List of foreign institutions in correspondence with the Smithsonian Institution. 1854. 8vo., pp. 20.

(64) Directions for collecting, preserving and transporting specimens of natural history. Prepared for the use of the Smithsonian Institution. Second edition. 1854. 8vo., pp. 28. Distributed gratuitously. (34)

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