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" After the age of 50 the brain loses an ounce every ten years. Cuvier's weighed 64, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's 90 ounces, but the last was diseased. Post-mortem examinations in France give an average of 55 to 60 ounces for the brains of the worst class... "
Mulhall's Dictionary of Statistics - Page 56
by Michael George Mulhall - 1886 - 504 pages
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The Little Giant Cyclopedia and Treasury of Ready Reference: 1,000,001 ...

K. L. Armstrong - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1889 - 512 pages
...years by the effects of nervous exhaustion. After the age of 50 the brain loses an ounce every ten years. Cuvier's weighed 64, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's...ounces for the brains of the worst class of criminals. FACTS OF SCIENCE AND STATISTICS. IN the cholera visitation of 1866, the proportion of deaths per 10,000...
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Peale's popular compendium of useful knowledge, embracing science, history ...

Richard S. Peale - Reference - 1890 - 536 pages
...effects of nervous exhaustion. After the age of 50 the brain loses an ounce every ten years. Cuvier"s weighed 64, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's 90 ounces,...ounces for the brains of the worst class of criminals. BRIDGES. The great bridges of the world are as follows: t Total Length. Longest Span. (Feet.) LOCATION....
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The Dictionary of Statistics

Michael George Mulhall - Agriculture - 1892 - 632 pages
...highest class of apes has only Ю oz. of brain. After the age of 50 the brain loses an ounce every ю years. Cuvier's weighed 64, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's...ounces for the brains of the worst class of criminals. Hair. The number of hairs on an adult's head usually ranges from 129,000 to 150,000. Л'еп-ош...
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Manual of Useful Information: Embracing More Than 100,000 Facts, Figures and ...

Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc - 1893 - 480 pages
...fifty the brain loses an ounce every ten years. Cuvier's weighed 64, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's H0 ounces, but the last was diseased. Post-mortem examinations...ounces for the brains of the worst class of criminals. Most fatal of historic plagues was the " Black Death," a name given to a form of typhus in which the...
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The Century book of facts: a library of ready reference embracing history ...

Henry Woldmar Ruoff - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1900 - 681 pages
...nervous exhaustion. After the age of 50 the brain loses an ounce every ten years. . Cuvier's weighed 65, Byron's 79, and Cromwell's 90 ounces, but the last...ounces for the brains of the worst class of criminals. Beds. The ancients slept on skins. Beds were afterwards of loose rushes, heather, or straw. The...
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