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Teneriffe, an Astronomer's Experiment; Or, Specialities of a Residence Above ...
Charles Piazzi Smyth
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20 coloured plates admirable Alta Vista amongst appeared ascending astronomical atmosphere basaltic black lava Canary cavern clouds cone crater dark descending distance Egypt elevation eruption Estancia ﬁgures ﬁlled ﬁnd ﬁnding ﬁne ﬁre ﬁrst ﬁve ﬂanks ﬂat ﬂoating ﬂood ﬂoor ﬂowed ﬂowers ﬂuid Grand Canary ground Guajara Guanche heat height horizon horses ice-cavern island Islenos Karnak land lava streams look lunar Luxor magniﬁcent Malpays mass meteorological miles Montana Blanco morning mountain mules night Nubia o’clock observations obsidian Orotava Peak photographic plant portion pumice radiation rain Rambleta ravine region retama ridges rocks roof Royal sailors Santa Cruz scientiﬁc seen side slope solar Spanish specimens stars station stereoscope stones stratum summit surface Taoro telescope temperature temple Teneriffe tent Thebes tion trachyte Trade-wind traveller upper vapour volcanic walls whole wind yacht yellow zodiacal light