An Introductory Address, Delivered by the Rev. Wm. Turner, at the First Meeting of the Natural History Society of the Counties of Northumberland, Durham, and Newcastle Upon Tyne, Held on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 1829: To which are Appended the Provisional Laws, Directed by the Meeting to be Prepared by the Committee, and to Continue in Force Until the Anniversary. And a List of the Officers and Members..

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T. & J. Hodgson, Union-Street, and published by Emerson Charnley., 1829 - Natural history - 27 pages

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Page 8 - But grateful to acknowledge whence his good Descends, thither with heart and voice and eyes Directed in devotion, to adore And worship God supreme, who made him chief Of all his works...
Page 4 - And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adam to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that was the name thereof.
Page 3 - fair light, And thou enlighten'd earth, so fresh and gay, Ye hills, and dales, ye rivers, woods, and plains, And ye that live and move, fair creatures, tell, Tell, if ye saw, how came I thus, how here?
Page 6 - And he spake of trees from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon, even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall : he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping thing^, and of fishes. And there came of all people to hear the wisdom of Solomon, from all kings of the earth, which had heard of his wisdom.
Page 19 - Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumberland, Durham, and Newcastle upon Tyne, England, for which he invited the Society to exchange a copy of its publications.
Page 10 - They also shall have the power to decide upon the propriety of communicating to the Society any papers which may be received, as well as upon their subsequent insertion in the Records of the Society...
Page 8 - There wanted yet the master-work, the end Of all yet done; a creature, who, not prone • And brute as other creatures, but endued With sanctity of reason, might erect His stature, and upright with front serene Govern the rest, self-knowing; and from thence Magnanimous to correspond with Heaven...
Page 10 - ... members of the University, being members of the Senate, appointed by the Senate ; and at any meeting of such Committee the Mayor, if present, shall be the Chairman ; and in...
Page 12 - ... this Society. 3. — Honorary members shall be proposed by three ordinary members and voted for, as above, at the same Meeting. 4. — Any member proposing to resign shall notify the same to the Secretaries, in writing, at or before the Anniversary Meeting. PAYMENTS BY MEMBERS AND ASSOCIATES. 1 . — Every ordinary member shall pay to the Treasurer a sum of not less than One Guinea annually : such subscription to be paid in advance, and to be due on the first day of August in each year. 2. —...

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