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Page 115 - ESSAYS ON THE FLOATING MATTER OF THE AIR IN RELATION TO PUTREFACTION AND INFECTION.
Page 117 - Cloth, $1.00. MORE CRITICISMS ON DARWIN, AND ADMINISTRATIVE NIHILISM. 12mo. Limp cloth, 50 cents. MANUAL OF THE ANATOMY OF VERTEBRATED ANIMALS. Illustrated. 12mo. Cloth, $2.50. MANUAL OF THE ANATOMY OF INVERTEBRATED ANIMALS. 12mo.
Page 115 - SOUND: a Course of Eight Lectures delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain.
Page 119 - College. $1.50. New York : D. APPLETON & CO., 1, 8, & 5 Bond Street.
Page 119 - RELIGION AND SCIENCE. A Series of Sunday Lectures on the Relation of Natural and Revealed Religion, or the Truths revealed in Nature and Scripture. By JOSEPH LE CONTE, LL.
Page 120 - The author is at home in his subject, and presents his views in an almost singularly clear and satisfactory manner. . . . The volume is a valuable contribution to one of the most difficult, and at the same time one of the most important subjects of investigation at the present day.
Page 118 - The Stone Age, The Tumuli, The Lake Inhabitants of Switzerland, The Shell Mounds, The Cave Man, and The Antiquity of Man, are the titles of the most important chapters."— .Dr.
Page 1 - LIGHT: a Series of Simple, entertaining, and Inexpensive Experiments in the Phenomena of Light, for the Use of. Students of every age.
Page 118 - ... nests having been under coustaEt inspection ever since 1874. His observations are made principally upon ants, because they show more power and flexibility of mind ; and the value of his studies is that they belong to the department of original research.