The London Quarterly Review Volume 113-114

The London Quarterly Review Volume 113-114

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1863 edition. Excerpt: ... of Catherine Il., ib.; Parliament or 'Commission' of 1767, 42; source of the glory of her reign, ib.; new era on the death of Nicholas, 43; state of Russia under him. ib.; reforms by Alexander ll, 44; emancipation of 23 millions of persons, ib.; conditions of the emancipation, ib.; earlier projects of emancipation, 45; imperfection of the reforms now ' water, ib.; down sheep, 202; the salmon traced from the egg to the table, 208; the Duke of Athole and Mr. Young's identification of the grilse and sal-mon, ib.; rapid growth of the fish, ib.; the Ettrick Shep iei-d's identification of the parr and salmon, 204; Stormontfield experiments, 205; as possible to cultivate the waters as the land, ib.; Mr. Ramsbottom's account of the impregnation of the ova, ib.; summary of what has been achieved at Stormontfield ponds, 206; habits of the salmon, 207; precision in returning to its native stream, ib.; the parr cannot live in salt question of a biennial migration to the sea, 208; piscicultural system in Ireland, ib.; Mr. Ash"-0rtli's fisheries, ib.; state of the salmon fisheries in the three kingdoms, 209; overfishing, ib.; poaching a trade,210; export of 'carrion' to Paris, ib.; salnnn once in the Thames, 211; injury by fixed capturing engines, ib.; cause of the diminishing weight of the fish, 211, 212; necessity of protecting the grilse, 212; descrip-tion of the Tay, ib.; value of its fisheries, 213-, Severn produces the finemt English salmon, 214; suggestion for stocking it, ib.; the Spey well managed, 215; Mr. Bain on the relation between upper and lower proprietors, ib.; results of spe-cial legislation for the Tweed, ib.; General Sal-mon Fisheries Act, 216; enumeration of improve-ments b the...show more

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