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Page 33 - Grammar of the English language, in a series of letters. Intended for the use of schools and of young persons in general ; but more especially for the use of soldiers, sailors, apprentices, and ploughboys. — To which are added, six lessons, intended to prevent statesmen from using false grammar, and from writing in an awkward manner.
Page 10 - The index of the common logarithm of a decimal fraction less than 1 is negative, and is one more than the number of noughts between the decimal point and the significant figures; and the negative sign is usually written above instead of before the index ; that is to say, for numbers less than 1 and not less than...
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Page 44 - HISTORY OF THE JEWS, from the Time of Alexander the Great to the Destruction of Jerusalem by Titus. AM 3595, BC 409, to AD 70.
Page 22 - VIRGILII OPERA. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF VIRGIL, from the Text of Heyne and Wagner, with 300 Illustrations, from the most authentic sources, and Introductory Dissertation on the Life and Poetry of Virgil. By Rev. HENRY THOMPSON, MA, late Scholar of Cambridge, Vicar of Chard, &c.
Page 249 - ... such a soft material could be the means by which tramcars are driven by shearing stresses seems an additional difficulty in the way of this suggestion. Mr. Larmor concludes that the stone support on which the mirrors were borne changed in its dimensions, as it was rotated, by an amount proportional to the square of the ratio of its velocity to the velocity of light, and he justifies this by showing that if matter consists of clusters of electrons, just such a change of dimensions would take place...
Page 4 - We have only to add our unqualified commendation of a work of real excellence to every Biblical student." — Christian Times. IV. EADIE (Rev. Prof.): ECCLESIASTICAL CYCLOP^SDIA (The) ; A Dictionary of Christian Antiquities, Sects, Denominations, and Heresies ; History of Dogmas, Rites, Sacraments, Ceremonies, &c., Liturgies, Creeds, Confessions, Monastic and Religious Orders, Modern Judaism, &c. By the Rev.
Page 147 - ... the ratio of the mass of a given volume of the substance to the mass of an equal volume of water, in which case it is equal to the specific gravity. In its application to gases, the term THE INTENSITY OP PRESSURE. 121