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Lectures on Polarized Light: Delivered Before the Pharmaceutical Society of ...
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3d Edition Analcime analyzing plate annealed glass apophyllite attractive blue bodies Brewster called circular circularly polarized light cloth common light compression Dictionary direction double refracting prism double refraction elasticity elliptical Engravings equal ethereal molecules extraordinary ray force fringes glass plates heat History hypothesis Iceland spar Illustrations incident ray inclined intensity J. C. Loudon John Lindley lectures left-handed luminiferous ether mica molecules nature oblique observe optic axes ordinary ray parallel perpendicular phenomena placed plane of polarization plate of tourmaline polariscope polarized ray position post 8vo potash present principal axis prism prismatic axis produced quartz rectangular rectilinearly reflection refracting power refractors rhombic rhombohedron right angles right-handed rotation selenite Sir John Herschel spectrum square sugar supposed surface system of rings thickness tints tion tourmaline plates transmitted TREATISE undulation unequal uniaxial unpolarized Vignette Titles violet white light Woodcuts yellow
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Page 7 - Hints to Mothers, for the Management of their Health during the Period of Pregnancy and in the Lying-in Room: With an Exposure of Popular Errors in connexion with those subjects, &c.
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