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Books Books 1 - 5 of 5 on Northward,' for that would be such nonsense, you know. How could a thing move Upward,....  
" Northward,' for that would be such nonsense, you know. How could a thing move Upward, and not Northward? Upward and not Northward! Even if I were a baby, I could not be so absurd as that. How silly it is! Ha! ha! ha! "
Flatland a romance of many dimensions - Page 148
by A Square - 1899
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Principles of Colloid and Surface Chemistry, Third Edition, Revised and Expanded

Paul C. Hiemenz, Raj Rajagopalan - Science - 1997 - 672 pages
...Third Dimension; and I am sure I did not say one word about "Upward, not Northward," for that would be nonsense, you know. How could a thing move Upward, and not Northward? Upward and not Northward! . . . How silly it is! From Abbott's Flatland 6.1 INTRODUCTION 6.1 a What Are Surface Tension and Contact...
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The World of Mathematics, Volume 4

James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 464 pages
... took in the situation with an acuteness for which I was quite unprepared. He remained silent til! the last words of the Proclamation had died away,...not be so absurd as that. How silly it is! Ha! ha! bar "Not at all silly," said I, losing my temper; "here, for example, I take this Square," and, at...
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The World of Mathematics, Volume 4

James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 464 pages
... took in the situation with an acuteness for which I was quite unprepared. He remained silent til! the last words of the Proclamation had died away,...not be so absurd as that. How silly it is! Ha! ha! bar "Not at all silly," said I, losing my temper; "here, for example, I take this Square," and, at...
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The Annotated Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Edwin Abbott Abbott - Mathematics - 2002 - 239 pages
...and then, bursting imo tears, "Dear Grandpapa," he satd, "that was only my fun, and of course I meam nothing at all by it; and we did not know anything...Northward? Upward and not Northward! Even if I were a baby, l could not be so absurd as that. How silly it is! Ha! ha! ha!" "Not at all silly," said I, losing...
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Flatland - A Romance of Many Dimensions

Edwin Abbott Abbott - Fiction - 2008 - 92 pages
...confess the truth, I felt that all that I had seen and heard was in some strange way slipping away 81 When my Grandson entered the room I carefully secured...I take this Square," and, at the word, I grasped a moveable Square, which was lying at hand - "and I move it, you see, not Northward but - yes, I move...
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