Science, Volume 11 (Google eBook)

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American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1888 - Science
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Since Jan. 1901 the official proceedings and most of the papers of the American Association for the Advancement of Science have been included in Science.
  

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Page 25 - Pale glistening pearls, and rainbow-colour'd shells, . Bright things which gleam unreck'd of and in vain ! Keep, keep thy riches, melancholy sea ! We ask not such from thee. Yet more, the depths have more! what wealth untold, Far down, and shining through their stillness lies ! Thou hast the starry gems...
Page 128 - What hast thou done unto me? I took thee to curse mine enemies, and behold, thou hast blessed them altogether.
Page 142 - Clodd. THE STORY OF CREATION : a Plain Account of Evolution. By EDWARD CLODD. With 77 Illustrations. Crown 8vo.
Page 170 - It is notorious that man is constructed on the same general type or model as other mammals. All the bones in his skeleton can be compared with corresponding bones in a monkey, bat, or seal.
Page 184 - AB Organic Analysis. A Manual of the Descriptive and Analytical Chemistry of certain Carbon Compounds in Common Use ; a Guide in the Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Organic Materials in Commercial and Pharmaceutical Assays, in the estimation of Impurities under Authorized Standards, and in Forensic Examinations for Poisons, with Directions for Elementary Organic Analysis.
Page 74 - The object of this work is to give, in a connected form, a summary of the development of the vegetable kingdom in geological time. To the geologist and botanist the subject is one of importance with reference to their special pursuits, and one on which it has not been easy to find any convenient manual of information." From the Preface.
Page 155 - SLATER, JW Sewage Treatment, Purification, and Utilization. A Practical Manual for the Use of Corporations, Local Boards, Medical Officers of Health, Inspectors of Nuisances, Chemists, Manufacturers, Riparian Owners, Engineers, and Rate-payers. 12mo, cloth $2.25 SMITH, ISAAC W., CE The Theory of Deflections and of Latitudes and Departures.
Page 218 - WATTS' DICTIONARY OF CHEMISTRY. Revised and entirely Rewritten by H. FORSTER MORLEY, MA, D.Sc., Fellow of, and lately Assistant Professor of Chemistry in, University College, London ; and MM PATTISON MUIR, MA, FRSE, Fellow, and Praelector in Chemistry, of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
Page 242 - Noble Deeds Of OUr Fathers as told by Soldiers of the Revolution gathered around the Old Bell of Independence By HC WATSON The Flower People (Child's Talk with the Flowers) By Mrs.
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