Nature, Volume 21 (Google eBook)

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Macmillan Journals Limited, 1880 - Science
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Page liv - It may be questioned whether any other work on anatomy contains in like compass so proportionately great a mass of information." — Lancet. "The work 'is excellent, and should be in the hands of every student of human anatomy." — Medical Times, STEAM. AN ELEMENTARY TREATISE. By JOHN PERRY, Bachelor of Engineering, Whitworth Scholar,
Page liv - 6J. CHEMISTRY. LESSONS IN ELEMENTARY CHEMISTRY, INORGANIC AND ORGANIC. By HENRY E. ROSCOE, FRS, Professor of Chemistry in Owens College, Manchester. With numerous Illustrations and Chromo-Litho of the Solar Spectrum, and of the Alkalies and Alkaline Earths. New Edition. iSmo.
Page liv - BOTANY. LESSONS IN ELEMENTARY BOTANY. By D. OLIVER, FRS, FLS, Professor of Botany in University College, London. With nearly Two Hundred Illustrations. New Edition. l8mo. 4*. 6J. CHEMISTRY. LESSONS IN ELEMENTARY CHEMISTRY, INORGANIC AND ORGANIC. By HENRY E. ROSCOE, FRS, Professor of Chemistry in
Page liv - PHYSICS. LESSONS IN ELEMENTARY PHYSICS. By BALFOUR STEWART, FRS, Professor of Natural Philosophy in Owens College, Manchester. With numerous Illustrations and Chromo-litho of the Spectra of the Sun," Stars, and Nebula:. New Edition. iSmo.
Page lxi - to be directly before the eye of the pupil at all points of his progress. It enables him also to keep his own faults concealed, with perfect models constantly in view for imitation. Every experienced teacher knows the advantage of the slip copy, but its practical application has
Page liv - Pure gold throughout. 1 '—Guardian. " Unquestionably the clearest and most complete elementary treatise on this subject that we possess in any language."—Westminster Review. QUESTIONS ON HUXLEY'S PHYSIOLOGY FOR SCHOOLS. By T. ALCOCK,
Page 231 - build their nests amidst the straws of the corn above the ground, and sometimes in thistles. They breed as many as eight at a litter, in a little round nest composed of the blades of grass or wheat. One of these I procured this autumn, most artificially platted, and composed of the blades of
Page liv - 2s. POLITICAL ECONOMY. POLITICAL ECONOMY FOR BEGINNERS. By MILLICENT G. FAWCETT. New Edition. iSmo. 2s. 6d. " Clear, compact, and comprehensive."—Daily News. " The relations of capital and labour have never been more simply or more clearly expounded."—Contemporary
Page 244 - Soon shall thy arm, Unconquer'd Steam, afar Drag the slow barge, or drive the rapid car ; Or on wide-waving wings expanded bear The
Page 28 - An inspection of books written on the old plan, with copies at the head of the page, will show that the lines last written at the bottom are almost invariably the poorest. The copy has been too far from the pupil's eye to be of any practical use, and

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