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" became the last study of one eminent geologist, as they were the last work of another. "
Theory of the earth: with proofs and illustrations - Page 91
by James Hutton - 1899 - 278 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
...fourth volumes of Saussure's Voyages aux Alpes, which reached him in the course of that winter, and became the last study of one eminent geologist, as they were the last work of another. On Saturday the '26th of March he suffered a good deal of pain j but, nevertheless, employed himself...
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The works of John Playfair ...: with a memoir of the author ...

John Playfair - Science - 1822
...fourth volumes of Saussure's Voyages aux Alpes, which reached him in the course of that winter, and became the last study of one eminent geologist, as they were the last work of another. On, Saturday the Sa6th of March he suffered a good deal of pain ; but, nevertheless, employed himself...
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A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen, Volume 2

Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson - Scotland - 1870
...and acuteness of his mind. Saussure's I'oyages aux Alps, which had just reached him that winter, was the last study of one eminent geologist, as they were the last work of another. On Saturday the 26th March, 1797, although in great pain, he employed himself in writing and noting...
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A biographical dictionary of eminent Scotsmen, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1875
...and acuteness of his mind. Saussure's Voyages aux Alps, which had just reached him that winter, was the last study of one eminent geologist, as they were the last work of another. On Saturday the 26th March, 1797, although in great pain, he employed himself in writing and noting...
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Theory of the Earth: With Proofs and Illustrations, Volume 1

James Hutton - Earth - 1899 - 278 pages
...spring of 1797. Playfair tells us that these volumes particularly pleased *he author of the Theory of the Earth, and that they " became the last study...were the last work of another." Works, vol. iv, p. joa.] the proper observations increases with the grandeur of the object. M. de Saussure has at least...
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