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Thirty plates illustrative of natural phenomena, etc.

with a short description annexed to each plate

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Published by Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title: Phenomena of nature.

    Other titlesPhenomena of nature
    Statementpublished under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge ...
    ContributionsSociety for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). General Literature Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1] p., 30 leaves :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18841804M

    “Thirty Plates Illustrative of Natural Phenomena, Etc. with a short description annexed to each plate” (). Coloured wood engravings by J. W. Whymper (Whimper). (via greenmossloveisrealiloveyou). For the first time, the explanation of almost all phenomena of living and lifeless nature and the unity of macro- and microcosmic laws is given in this book. The author has succeeded in creating a unified field theory and uniting the concepts of Nature into a single whole. The book contains high-quality author's illustrations.

    Thirty-Eight Plates, with Explanations; Intended to Illustrate Linnaeus's System of Vegetables, and Particularly Adapted to the Letters on the Elements of Botany [Martyn, Thomas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Thirty-Eight Plates, with Explanations; Intended to Illustrate Linnaeus's System of Vegetables, and Particularly Adapted to the Letters on the Elements of Botany. “Thirty Plates Illustrative of Natural Phenomena, Etc. with a short description annexed to each plate” (). Coloured wood engravings by J. W. Whymper (Whimper). 1 day ago

    / "The Physical Atlas of Berghaus, a valuable German work, preceded the publication in [Scotland] of the more extensive and elaborate ‘Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena' by Mr. A. Keith Johnston, of which it would be difficult to speak in terms above the mark of its actual merits, embracing every part of the subject it delineates to the eye. In Whymper made thirty engravings about dramatic natural phenomena such as the aurora borealis, whirlpools and icebergs. Whymper exhibited in the London and Provincial Galleries and was elected an associate of the New Society of Painters in Water Colours in , becoming a full member in Born: 24 April , Ipswich.


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