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Principles of geology; or, The modern changes of the earth and its ... - Page 53
by Sir Charles Lyell - 1865 - 834 pages
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The works of John Playfair ...: with a memoir of the author ...

John Playfair, James George Playfair - Science - 1822 - 8 pages
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...unreasonable, indeed, to suppose that such marks should any where exist. The Author of nature has not given laws to the universe, which, like the institutions...
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Works, with a memoir of the author, Volume 4

John Playfait - 1822
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...unreasonable, indeed, to suppose that such marks should any where exist. The Author of nature has not given laws to the universe, which, like the institutions...
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Works, with a memoir of the author, Volume 1

John Playfait - 1822
...of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and, in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...we discover no mark, either of the commencement or the termination of the present order. | It is unreasonable, indeed, to suppose, that such marks should...
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The Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and Art, Volume 27

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1829
...of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we . discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried the eye so far both into the future and past, we discover no mark either of the commencement or of the termination of the present order. It...
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A new system of geology, in which the great revolutions of the earth and ...

Andrew Ure - 1829
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...into the future and the past, we discover no mark cither of the commencement or of the termination of the present order. It is unreasonable indeed, to...
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The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal: Exhibiting a View of the ..., Volume 11

Robert Jameson - Science - 1831
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor end ; and in the planetary motions where geometry has carried...we discover no mark either of the commencement or terinitiation of the present order. It is unreasonable, indeed, to suppose that such marks should any...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham

Englishmen - History - 1836
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...into the future and the past, we discover no mark, cither of the commencement or the termination of the present order. It is unreasonable, indeed, to...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham

Englishmen - 1837
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...we discover no mark, either of the commencement or the termination of the present order. It is unreasonable, indeed, to suppose, that such marks should...
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The age of the earth considered geologically and historically

William Rhind - 1838
...a circumstance that accords with what is known concerning other parts of the economy of the world. In the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...we discover no mark either of the commencement or the termination of the present order. It is unreasonable, indeed, to suppose, that such marks should...
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Incentives to the cultivation of the science of geology: designed for the ...

Samuel Sidwell Randall - Geology - 1846 - 189 pages
...species of animals and vegetables that inhabit the earth, we discern neither a beginning nor an end ; and in the planetary motions, where geometry has carried...we discover no mark, either of the commencement or the termination of the present order. It is unreasonable, indeed, to suppose that such marks should...
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