Transactions, Volume 12 (Google eBook)

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The Club, 1906
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Page 1 - And Isaiah the prophet cried unto the Lord : and he brought the shadow ten degrees backward, by which it had gone down in the dial of Ahaz.
Page xxxvi - ... give a stronger impulse and a more systematic direction to scientific inquiry, to promote the intercourse of those who cultivate Science in different parts of the British Empire, with one another and with foreign philosophers, to obtain a more general attention to the objects of Science, and a removal of any disadvantages of a public kind which impede its progress.
Page 12 - I call to remembrance my song : and in the night I commune with mine own heart, and search out my spirits.
Page 15 - BOWDITCH WITH warning hand I mark Time's rapid flight From life's glad morning to its solemn night ; Yet, through the dear God's love, I also show There 's Light above me by the Shade below.
Page xiii - AC The geology and mineral resources of a portion of the Copper River district, Alaska.
Page xvi - I pleasantly said to him, Thou hast said much here of paradise lost, but what hast thou to say of paradise found...
Page xiii - Reconnaissances in the Cape Nome and Norton Bay regions, Alaska, in 1900,
Page lxiii - Taunton, in Gloucestershire. The Society of Mines Royal seized them, and granted two leases of them to some refiners, who extracted some gold ; but they did not go on with the work, as the gold sometimes would not repay or requite the charge of separation, though sometimes it did.
Page xxxvi - That, as urged by the president in his address, it is desirable that scientific workers, and persons interested in science, be so organized that they may exert permanent influence on public opinion in order more effectively to carry out the third object of this association, originally laid down by the founders namely, to obtain a more general attention to the objects of science, and a removal of any disadvantages of a -public kind which impede its progress...
Page 30 - The deepest interest attaches to everything that reveals the little mind, however feebly it may be developed, which lies behind the feathers.

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