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" ... around. The beauty and novelty of such a scene in the animal kingdom long arrested my attention, but, after twenty-five minutes' of constant observation, I was obliged to withdraw my eye from fatigue, without having seen the torrent for one instant... "
The Microscope: Its History, Construction, and Applications - Page 180
by Jabez Hogg - 1856 - 457 pages
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The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, Volume 13

Science - 1825
...every where around. The beauty and novelty of such a scene in the animal kingdom, long arrested ray attention, but, after twenty-five minutes of constant...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, Volume 13

Science - 1825
...sponge fully into view, I beheld, for the first time, the splendid spectacle of this living fountain vomiting forth, from a circular cavity, an impetuous...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, Volume 13

Science - 1825
...scene in the animal kingdom, long arrested my attention, but, after twenty-five minutes ol'coiistaut observation, I was obliged to withdraw my eye from...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued toi watch the same orifice, at short...
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The Boston Journal of Philosophy and the Arts, Volume 3

Science - 1826
...hurling along, in rapid succession, opaque masses, which it strewed every where around. The btauty and novelty of such a scene in the animal kingdom,...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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Animal and Vegetable Physiology: Considered with Reference to ..., Volume 1

Peter Mark Roget - Biology - 1834
...of liquid matter, and hurling along, in rapid succession, opaque masses, which it strewed everywhere around. The beauty and novelty of such a scene in...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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The Cyclopędia of Anatomy and Physiology: A-DEA

Robert Bentley Todd - Anatomy - 1849
...alter twenty-five minutes of constant observation I was obliged to withdraw itiy eye, from fat gne, without having seen the torrent, for one instant, change its direction, or di ninish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course ; I continued to watch the same orifice,...
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Animal and Vegetable Physiology: Considered with Reference to ..., Volume 1

Peter Mark Roget - Biology - 1836
...sponge fully into view, I beheld, for the first time, the splendid spectacle of this living fountain, vomiting forth, from a circular cavity, an impetuous...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - London (England) - 1836
...vhere around. Thn beauty and novelty of such a cene in the animal kingdom long arrested my atteniou ; but after twenty-five minutes of constant observation,...without having seen the torrent for one instant change ts direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the apidity of its course. I continued to watch...
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The Saturday magazine

1842
...and hurling along, in rapid succession, opaque masses, •which it strewed everywhere around. T^ia beauty and novelty of such a scene in the animal kingdom...for one instant change its direction, or diminish, in the slightest degree, the rapidity of its course. I continued to watch the same orifice, at short...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 12

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1845
...sea-water, " I beheld," says he, " for the first time the splendid spectacle of this living fountain vomiting forth from a, circular cavity an impetuous...direction or diminish the rapidity of its course." Without the delicately-engraved figures it is impossible to convey an adequate idea of these extraordinary...
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