Nature, Volume 25

Front Cover
Sir Norman Lockyer
Macmillan Journals Limited, 1882 - Science

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page xvii - CHARLES) Principles of Geology; or, the Modern Changes of the Earth and its Inhabitants considered as illustrative of Geology.
Page xii - WEBB.— CELESTIAL OBJECTS FOR COMMON TELESCOPES. By the Rev. TW WEBB, MA, FRAS Fifth Edition, Revised and greatly Enlarged by the Rev. TE ESPIN, MA, FRAS (Two Volumes.) Vol.
Page liii - Guillemin. — THE FORCES OF NATURE: A Popular Introduction to the Study of Physical Phenomena. By AMEDEE GUILLEMIN. Translated from the French by MRS. NORMAN LOCKYER ; and Edited, with Additions and Notes, by J. NORMAN LOCKYER, FRS Illustrated by II Coloured Plates and 455 Woodcuts.
Page xiv - Chinese studies by his digest of the doctrines of Confucius. The value of this work will be perceived when it is remembered that at no time since relations commenced between China and the West has the former been so powerful — we had almost said aggressive — as now. For those who will give it careful study, Mr. Faber's work is one of the most valuable of the excellent series to which it belongs.
Page xlv - COURSE OF PRACTICAL INSTRUCTION IN ELEMENTARY BIOLOGY. By Professor HUXLEY, FRS , assisted by HN MARTIN, MB, D.Sc. New Edition, revised. Crown 8vo. 6s. HUXLEY and PARKER- ELEMENTAR Y BIOLOGY. PART II. By Professor HUXLEY, FRS, assisted by — PARKER. With Illustrations. [In preparation. JEVONS— THE PRINCIPLES OF SCIENCE.
Page liii - Oliphant (Mrs.). — THE MAKERS OF FLORENCE : Dante Giotto, Savonarola, and their City. By Mrs. OLIPHANT. With numerous Illustrations from drawings by Professor DELAMOTTE, and portrait of Savonarola, engraved by JEENS. Second Edition. Medium 8vo. Cloth extra. 2is. " Mrs. Oliphant has made a beautiful addition to the mass of literature already piled round the records of the Tuscan capital
Page 297 - Baillie-Grohman, William Adolph. Sport in art; an iconography of sport during four hundred years, from the beginning of the fifteenth to the end of the eighteenth centuries.
Page xlv - TYLOR— ANTHROPOLOGY. An Introduction to the Study of Man and Civilisation. By EB TYLOR, DCL, FRS With numerous Illustrations. Crown 8vo.
Page ix - Ganot's Elementary Treatise on Physics, Experimental and Applied, for the use of Colleges and Schools. Translated and edited by E. ATKINSON, FCS Seventh Edition, with 4 Coloured Plates and 758 Woodcuts. Post 8vo. 15.?.
Page 344 - ... residents in Australia, but is open to all without any restriction whatever, excepting that a prize will not be awarded to a Member of the Council for the time being ; neither will an award be made for a mere compilation, however meritorious in its way ; the communication to be successful must be either wholly or in part the result of original observation or research on the part of the contributor. The...

Bibliographic information