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Page 30 - THE GLACIERS OF THE ALPS : being a Narrative of Excursions and Ascents. An Account of the Origin and Phenomena of Glaciers, and an Exposition of the Physical Principles to which they are related.
Page 30 - NOTES OF A COURSE OF NINE LECTURES ON LIGHT, delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 1869. Crown 8vo. , 1s. 6d. NOTES OF A COURSE OF SEVEN LECTURES ON ELECTRICAL PHENOMENA AND THEORIES, delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 1870.
Page 18 - Our Place among Infinities: A Series of Essays contrasting our Little Abode in Space and Time with the Infinities Around us.
Page 4 - Translated from the Russian (Sixth Edition) by GEORGE KAMENSKY, ARSM, of the Imperial Mint, St. Petersburg; and Edited by TA LAWSON, B.Sc., Ph.D., Fellow of the Institute of Chemistry. With 96 Diagrams and Illustrations. 2 vols. 8vo., 361. ME YER.— OUTLINES OF THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY.
Page 18 - NATURE STUDIES. By RA PROCTOR, GRANT ALLEN, A. WILSON, T. FOSTER, and E. CLODD.
Page 18 - HALF-HOURS WITH THE STARS : a Plain and Easy Guide to the Knowledge of the Constellations. Showing in 12 Maps the position oi the principal Star-Groups night after night throughout the year. With Introduction and a separate Explanation of each Map. True for every Year.
Page 6 - Works by R. LLOYD WHITELEY, FIC, Principal of the Municipal Science School, West Bromwich. CHEMICAL CALCULATIONS. With Explanatory Notes, Problems and Answers, specially adapted for use in Colleges and Science Schools. With a Preface by Professor F. CLOWES, D.Sc. (Lond.), FIC Crown 8vo.
Page 6 - WATTS' Dictionary of Chemistry. Revised and entirely Rewritten by H. FORSTER MORLEY, MA, D.Sc., Fellow of, and lately AssistantProfessor of Chemistry in, University College, London ; and MM PATTISON MUIR, MA, FRSE, Fellow, and Praelector in Chemistry, of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
Page 30 - Atoms, Molecules, and Ether Waves — Count Rumford — Louis Pasteur, his Life and Labours — The Rainbow and its Congeners — Address delivered at the Birkbeck Institution on October 22, 1884 — Thomas Young — Life in the Alps — About Common Water — Personal Recollections of Thomas Carlyle — On Unveiling the Statue of Thomas Carlyle — On the Origin, Propagation, and Prevention of Phthisis — Old Alpine Jottings — A Morning on Alp Lusgen.