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  • The neutralization of acids by bases affords many illustrations, known even before the atomic theory, of the truth of the statement.
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  • In 1828 James Wilson (author of the article Ornithology in the 7th and Wilson 8th editions of the present work) began, under the title of Illustrations of Zoology, the publication of a series of his own drawings (which he did not, however, himself engrave) with corresponding letterpress.
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  • He gave amusing illustrations of the absurdity and poverty of the current pulpit oratory of his day, some of them being taken from the sermons of his own father.
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  • Humboldt's concrete illustrations and the remarkable power of his personality enabled him to enforce these principles in a way that produced an immediate and lasting effect.
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  • Possibly the present generation of English industrial history will furnish many illustrations of the law of diminishing returns.
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  • In 1832 Edward Lear, afterwards well known as a humorist, brought out his Illustrations of the Family of Psittacidae, a volume which deserves especial notice from the extreme fidelity to nature and the great artistic skill with which the figures were executed.
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  • Swainson's Zoological Illustrations in three volumes, containing one hundred .
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  • He gives a number of illustrations.
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  • Meckel proceeds to exemplify the thesis, that the lower forms of animals represent stages in the course of the development of the higher, with a large series of illustrations.
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  • Excrescences may be divided into those occurring on herbaceous tissues, of which Galls are well-known examples, and those found on the woody stem, branches, &c., and themselves eventually woody, of which Burrs of various kinds afford common illustrations.
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  • They have lost their value, except for the few matters of fact embedded in a mass of commonplace meditation, and for some occasionally brilliant illustrations.
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  • Only a few illustrations can be given here, Let a, b, c, d, e, be quantities of the first species in the fourth category; A, B, C ...
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  • Vivipara, ovipara, a y es, pisces, serpentes et Scorpio - and contains descriptions and illustrations of a large number of animal forms with reference to the lands inhabited by them.
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  • Its companion volume of Select Charters and other Illustrations of English Constitutional History, admirable in itself, has a special importance in that its plan has been imitated with good results both in England and the United States.
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  • For further details and illustrations of Hanukkah lamps see Jewish Encyc., s.v.
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  • Another Vatican MS. of the 10th century contains illustrations based on an old tradition.
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  • In 1547 appeared Martin's French translation of Vitruvius, the illustrations of which were due, the translator tells us in his "Dedication to the King," to Goujon, "nagueres architecte de Monseigneur le Connetable, et maintenant un des votres."
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  • But much the greater mass of the illustrations of his philosophy indicate that, while engaged on his poem he must have passed much of his time in the open air, exercising at once the keen observation of a naturalist and the contemplative vision of a poet.
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  • Mr Gomme's contention is to some extent a modification of Mr Coote's view, but it is original in the illustrations that give it force.
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  • One of the most striking illustrations of the probable continuity of London history is to be found in the contrast between York and London.
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  • It will be sufficient to give a few illustrations.
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  • (For a detailed description of the subjects of the reliefs, &c., with the necessary illustrations, see the works indicated in the bibliography.) Structures.
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  • To illustrate the antiquities described in this work he published a large folio volume of Illustrations of the Monuments of Nineveh (1849).
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  • (For illustrations see America, Plate V.) The story of the conquest has been told by Prescott and Helps, who give ample references to original authorities; it will be sufficient here to enumerate the dates of the conquest by leading events.
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  • It contains numerous illustrations; maps of the routes of the ancient aqueducts and the city of Rome in the time of Frontinus; a photographic reproduction of the only MS. (the Monte Cassino); several explanatory chapters, and a concise bibliography, in which special reference is made to P. d Tissot, E tude sur la condition des agrimensores (1879).
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  • Further illustrations of these views were given in two works published about the same time as the lectures, one a treatise On the Sonship and Brotherhood of Believers, and the other an exposition of the first epistle of St John.
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  • This change is doubtless due in part to Occidental appreciation of the products of his art, which were formerly held in little honor by his own countrymen, the place assigned to them being scarcely higher than that accorded to magazine illustrations in Europe and America.
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  • They are the presentment of all his ideas and scenes in the plainest and most direct language, the frequent employ ment of colloquial forms of speech, the constant insertion of little material details and illustrations, often of a more or less digressive form, and, in his historico-fictitious works, as well as in his novels, the most rigid attention to vivacity and consistency of character.
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  • As an illustrator in black and white he also deserves to be remembered, especially for the cuts to Dalziel's Bible, already mentioned, and his illustrations to George Eliot's Romola, which appeared in the Cornhill Magazine.
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  • As it would be impossible within the limits of this article to illustrate or explain adequately the applications which have been made of the principles of thermodynamics, it has been necessary to select such illustrations only as are required for other reasons, or could not be found elsewhere.
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  • Among other works with which Britton was associated either as author or editor are Historical Account of Redcliffe Church, Bristol (1813); Illustrations of Fonthill Abbey (1823); Architectural Antiquities of Normandy, with illustrations by Pugin (1825-1827); Picturesque Antiquities of English Cities (1830); and History of the Palace and Houses of Parliament at Westminster (1834-1836), the joint work of Britton and Brayley.
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  • In other ways the experiences coincide, the pictures are either fanciful, like illustrations of some unread history or romance, or are revivals of remembered places and faces.
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  • Similar illustrations are used to prove the second proposition, that a visible object, as such, is not external.
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  • It is clear from these illustrations that within the New Testament there is development from spontaneous towards strictly regulated methods; also that the use of excommunication is chiefly for disciplinary and protective rather than punitive purposes.
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  • The organization of the French colonies, though industrially ruinous, gave them Illustrations representative of the primitive cultures of Central America, Mexico and Peru (q.q.v.) selected and arranged by Dr Walter Lehmann of the Royal Ethnographical Museum, Norwich.
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  • The value of some of his books is enhanced by numerous illustrations, e.g.
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  • The illustrations show two forms of the implement, the blades of which differ in shape from those of the garden-hoe.
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  • The motion of a particle of air is, as represented in these illustrations, to and fro in the direction of propagation, i.e.
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  • Neither this instrument nor the next to be described is now used for exact work; they merely serve as illustrations of the law of pitch.
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  • Still there are four Babylonian stories which may serve as partial illustrations of the Hebrew Adam-story.
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  • To these illustrations it is unsafe to add the scene on a cylinder preserved in the British Museum, representing two figures, a See Jastrow, Rel.
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  • Since they were designed to meet the needs of the people and had a directly edificatory aim, they are naturally characterized by expansion and paraphrase, and thus afford invaluable illustrations of the methods of Jewish interpretation and of the development of Jewish thought.
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  • Three or four illustrations will suffice: (a) The author of Gen.
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  • Magee (1766-18.31) for the omission in subsequent editions of a passage of the Moral Sentiments which that prelate had cited with high commendation as among the ablest illustrations of the doctrine of the atonement.
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  • The illustrations will be drawn both from vertebrate and invertebrate palaeontology.
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  • (Illustrations reproduced by permission from specimens in the American Museum of Natural History, New York.) XX.
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  • Among land animals striking illustrations of this local polyphyletic law are found in the existence of seven or eight contemporary series of rhinoceroses, five or six contemporary series of horses, and an equally numerous contemporary series of American Miocene and Pliocene camels; in short, the polyphyletic condition is the rule rather than the exception.
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  • It was full time, for Schelling's undoubtedly overweening self-confidence had involved him in a series of disputes and quarrels at Jena, the details of which are important only as illustrations of the evil qualities in Schelling's nature which deface much of his philosophic work.
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  • Few better illustrations of this class of forms are to be found than that presented in the district of the Great Lakes.
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  • 2 For illustrations of the cornu see the altar of Julius Victor ex Collegio, reproduced in Bartoli, Pict.
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  • Foremost among those who between 1840 and 1880 laboured in this field are the French zoologists Henri Milne-Edwards° and Lacaze Duthiers, 10 to the latter of whom we owe the most accurate dissections and beautiful illustrations of a number of different types.
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  • It may be familiarized by the following illustrations.
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  • Josippon subsequently appeared in many forms, one of the most popular being in Yiddish (JudaeoGerman), with quaint illustrations.
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  • Very few of the frescoes have been identified, but two are illustrations of stories in Arya Sura's Jataka Maid, as appears from verses in Buddhist Sanskrit painted beneath them.
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  • A second edition of the Chronicles, enlarged and improved but without illustrations, which appeared in 1587, contained statements which were offensive to Queen Elizabeth and her advisers, and immediately after publication some of the pages were excised by order of the privy council.
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  • See also Ciampinus, Vetera Monumenta (Rome, 1747), where numerous illustrations of altars are to be found; Martene, De antiquis Ecclesiae ritibus, iii, vi.
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  • For further references and illustrations see the article VESTMENTS.
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  • The popular style, good illustrations and pious spirit pervading the writings of Lavater have given to them a popularity they little deserved, as there is no system in his work, which chiefly consists of rhapsodical comments upon the several portraits.
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  • Illustrations of these theoretic propositions are to be found in the works of Bell, Duchenne and 'Darwin, and in the later publications of Theodor Piderit, Mimike and Physiognomik (1886) and Mantegazza, Physiognomy and Expression (1890), to which the student may be referred for further information.
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  • The memoir of the last-named, published in the Journal de l'Ecole royale polytechnique for 1847 (xviii., 1 -270), ranks as a classic on the subject; it is replete with examples and illustrations, and discusses the various phenomena in minute detail.
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  • Sometimes Lepidoptera mimic protected members of other orders of insects - such as Coleoptera, Hymenoptera and Hemiptera; but perhaps the most singular illustrations of the phenomenon known in the order are exemplified by the larvae of the hawk-moth Chaerocampa, which imitate the heads of snakes.
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  • Though simple in kind, many of these are as perfect illustrations of the phenomenon as any found in the animal kingdom.
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  • Good illustrations of this law have been discovered by Guy Marshall in Mashonaland.
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  • It consists of two large volumes, with 240 illustrations and maps.
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  • Bouchotte have 1 See Lord Kelvin, Reprint of Papers on Electrostatics and Magnetism (1872);" Electrophoric Apparatus and Illustrations of Voltaic Theory,"p. 319;" On Electric Machines Founded on Induction and Convection,"p. 330;" The Reciprocal Electrophorus,"P. 337.
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  • One of the simplest illustrations of the rectilinear flow of heat is the steady outflow through the upper strata of the earth's crust, which may be considered practically plane in this connexion.
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  • In several of the earlier editions of this work very ample details are furnished regarding the same, with malty interesting pictorial illustrations of the processes of production.
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  • V., of 8th-9th cents., though damaged by fire and lacking the illustrations, is of value for the text, being the oldest of all.
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  • The name of Vitruvius has been given to several works on modern architecture, such as Campbell, Vitruvius Britannicus (London, 1715-71), a series of illustrations of the chief buildings of the 18th century in England, including many works of the brothers Adam; one of these brothers, William Adam, produced a similar work illustrating the buildings which he had designed for Scotland, under the title of Vitruvius Scoticus (Edinburgh, 1790).
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  • These may be taken as fair illustrations of the popular feeling long before the Seven Years' War.
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  • Cladophora and Bryopsis among monosiphonous forms, Chara, Polysiphonia, Ceramium and Cystoseira among larger algae, are illustrations of this.
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  • Some critics also maintain that his hand is to be recognized in several series of small blocks done about the same date or somewhat later for Bergmann and other printers of Basel, some of them being illustrations to Terence (which were never printed), some to the romance of the Ritter vom Turm, and some to the Narrenschiff of Sebastian Brandt.
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  • Figures of the Virgin and Child, of the apostles and evangelists, the fathers of the Church, the saints and martyrs, with illustrations of sacred history and the Apocalypse, were supplied in endless repetition to satisfy the cravings of a pious and simple-minded people.
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  • His work in black-and-white, his admirable illustrations in brushwork of Edinburgh and its neighbourhood, and also his pen-drawings, about which it has been declared that "his work contains all the subtleties and refinements of a most delicate etching," must also be noted.
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  • Another well-known work is the Sacra parallela, a collection of biblical passages followed by illustrations drawn from other scriptural sources and from the fathers.
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  • Shoobridge, Herculaneum, Past, Present and Future (London, 1908); it contains full references to the history and the explorations, and to the buildings and objects found (with illustrations).
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  • This is a manual of rhetoric derived from Greek sources with illustrations of figures drawn from Roman orators.
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  • Illustrations are not far to seek.
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  • After editing newspapers in Poughkeepsie he became an engraver on wood, and removed to New York in 1839 for the practice of his profession, to which he added that of drawing illustrations for books and periodicals.
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  • Faulmann's Illustrierte Geschichte der Schrift (1880) is a popular work with good illustrations.
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  • An English translation, edited with many additional illustrations by Captain Oliver, has been published by the Hakluyt Society (2 vols., 1891).
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  • In 1877 she published A Thousand Miles up the Nile, with illustrations by herself.
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  • Smith ina paper communicated to the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1885, and illustrations of the method will be found below.
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  • See also DYNAMOMETER for illustrations of the use of what are essentially friction-straps of different forms for the measurement of the brake horse-power of an engine or motor.
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  • In comparative morphology it provides many illustrations of important biological principles (such, for example, as substitution and change of function of organs), and throws new light upon, or at least points the way to new ideas of, the primitive relations of different organic systems in respect of their function and topography.
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  • He died in London, at the house of his son-in-law, on the 22nd of August 1752, leaving a memoir (3 vols., 1749-1750) which deserves more attention than it has received, both for its characteristic individuality and as a storehouse of curious anecdotes and illustrations of the religious and moral tendencies of the age.
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  • And he surpasses almost all of them in the richness of his diction, and his skill in the use of metaphors and illustrations.
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  • After underlaying, and to emphasize the respective degrees of light and shade in the illustrations, a separate and careful overlaying is required for the blocks before anything is done to the main forme.
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  • But with half-tone process illustrations very little overlaying is required, provided the blocks have been brought up to the proper height by underlaying in the first instance - the various tones being already in the block itself - and it is little more than a matter of sharp, hard impression to give full effect to these, if both paper and ink are suitable.
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  • - Taking into consideration the foregoing facts and illustrations, it may be considered as proved - ist, That habit has little (though it appears to have some) definite effect in adapting the constitution of animals to a new climate; but that it has a decided, though still slight, influence in plants when, by the process of propagation by buds, shoots or grafts, the individual can be kept under its influence for long periods; and, That great and sudden changes of climate often check reproduction even when the health of the individuals does not appear to suffer.
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  • Many of these he published, with illustrations, in 1846, and they enjoyed and still enjoy an extreme popularity.
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  • 12 a and developed the view that induction is simply an inverse employment of deduction; he treated in a luminous manner the general theory of probability, and the relation between probability and induction; and his knowledge of the various natural sciences enabled him throughout to relieve the abstract character of logical doctrine by concrete scientific illustrations, often worked out in great detail.
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  • These incidents and limitations are thrown into relief by copious illustrations as to the fundamental features of bookland contained in the numberless "books."
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  • Several Chinese memoirs of this kind appear to have perished; and especially to be regretted is a great collection of the works of travellers to India, religious and secular, in sixty books, with forty more of maps and illustrations, published at the expense of the emperor Kao-Tsung of the T'ang dynasty, A.D.
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  • The reader will find full illustrations of the different styles in Bouet's Breiz-izel, ou vie des Bretons de l'Armorique (1844).
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  • They are accompanied by ample annotations and appendices, with illustrations of great merit and value.
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  • This didactic view of history was a prevalent one in antiquity, and it was confirmed no doubt by those rhetorical studies which in Rome as in Greece formed the chief part of education, and which taught men to look on history as little more than a storehouse of illustrations and themes for declamation.
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  • Some illustrations in detail of these points are subjoined.
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  • The claim is, however, unwarranted; Leonardo's chief work on flight, bearing the title Codice sul Volo degli Uccelli e Varie Altre Materie, written in 1505, consists of a short manuscript of twenty-seven small quarto pages, with simple sketch illustrations interspersed in the text.
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  • His method of writing was characteristic. He planted a subject in his mind, and waited for thoughts and illustrations to come to it, as birds or insects to a plant or flower.
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  • His illustrations were drawn from near and far.
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  • His reprint of The Household Book of the Earl of Northumberland in 1512 is of the greatest value for the illustrations of domestic life in England at that period.
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  • To the last he loved to draw his illustrations of sacred things from camps and fortresses, from guns, drums, trumpets, flags of truce, and regiments arrayed each under its own banner.
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  • In appearance and careful editing it leaves nothing to desire, containing the entire works, a lexicon, full bibliographical information, and an album of illustrations of the poet's places of residence, his arms, some title-pages of his plays, facsimiles of his writings, &c. Nothing is wanting but variorum comments, which Lefevre's edition supplies.
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  • 1739, in 4to); Methodus inveniendi lineas curvas, maximi minimive proprietate gaudentes (Lausanne, 1744, in 4to); Theoria motuum planetarum et cometarum (Berlin, 1744, in 4to); Beantwortung, &c., or Answers to Different Questions respecting Comets (ibid., 1744, in 8vo); Neue Grundsatze, &c., or New Principles of Artillery, translated from the English of Benjamin Robins, with notes and illustrations (ibid., 1745, in 8vo); Opuscula varii argumenti (ibid., 1746-1751, in 3 vols.
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  • These illustrations of the enormous variability of discharge serve to explain what is popularly so little understood, namely, the advantage which riparian owners, or other persons Comperei nterested in a given stream, may derive from works cation water.
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  • In 1832 he wrote a paper for the Royal Society of London on the "Organs of the Human Voice," in which he gave many illustrations of the physiological action of these parts, and in 1833 a Bridgewater treatise, The Hand: its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as evincing Design.
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  • In 1802 he published his celebrated volume entitled Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth.
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  • The following tables are given as illustrations of the arrangement adopted elsewhere in this article; the entries in any column denote multiples or submultiples of the unit stated at the head of the column, and the entries in any row give the expression of one unit in terms of the other units.
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  • It has been suggested that the fact of the conquest of the Amazons being assigned to the two famous heroes of Greek mythology, Heracles and Theseus - who in the tasks assigned to them were generally opposed to monsters and beings impossible in themselves, but possible as illustrations of permanent danger and damage, - shows that they were mythical illustrations of the dangers which beset the Greeks on the coasts of Asia Minor; rather perhaps, it may be intended to represent the conflict between the Greek culture of the colonies on the Euxine and the barbarism of the native inhabitants.
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  • The following may serve as illustrations: The creeds of the Protestant Church shut the doors on the past only, but open them for advance in the future; it is immoral and contrary to true Protestantism to require subscription to them.
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  • But the great founder of celestial mechanics employed a geometrical method, ill-adapted to lead to the desired result; and hence his efforts to construct a lunar theory are of more interest as illustrations of his wonderful power and correctness in mathematical reasoning than as germs of new methods of research.
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  • We have seen the example of Greek mythic illustrations of " Jungstenrecht," or supremacy of the youngest, in the Hesiodic myth of Zeus, the youngest child of Cronus.
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  • (Reference should be made to the article Crystallography for illustrations, and for applications of these phenomena to the determination of crystal form.) With an uniaxal plate perpendicular to the optic axis, the curves of constant retardation are concentric circles and the lines of like polarization are the radii: thus with polarizer and analyser regulated for extinction, the pattern consists of a series of bright and dark circles interrupted by a black cross with its arms parallel to the planes of polarization and analysation.
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  • Calvert (London, 1906, &c.), is noteworthy for descriptions of architecture and painting, and for the excellence of its many illustrations.
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  • In 1878 she published a complete translation of both parts of Faust, which appeared with Retsch's illustrations.
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  • Hudlestoni, and named by Carruthers Kaidocarpon ooliticum, afford good illustrations of British Araucarian flowers.
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  • He sat behind a low desk, with a few jottings on slips of paper, or textbooks marked on the margin, before him, and delivered an extemporaneous address, opening up the subject by partial glimpses, and with many anecdotes or familiar illustrations, till a complete idea of it was presented.
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  • Reverberatory furnaces play an important part in the manufacture of sodium carbonate; descriptions and illustrations are given in the article Alkali Manufacture.
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  • Hackneyed images risk reducing Irish history to textbook postcolonial illustrations.
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  • There are articles, images, and illustrations on primate anatomy and physiology collected from a variety of Web sites.
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  • This second drone is a frequent feature of many 16th century bagpipe illustrations.
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  • A lively tale with action-packed illustrations, which will delight all young buccaneers.
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  • Just wanted to sing this woman's praises from the highest rooftop for her excellent illustrations on my new chapbook, Bloodshot.
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  • The author explores the theme of inhibited sexual desires fully in his illustrations.
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  • They make the illustrations in the guide seem very drab.
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  • Stuffed with superb illustrations, this brilliant book will have you bounding through the heather on an exciting escapade!
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  • They commonly treat the historical method with a sort of patronizing toleration as affording useful exemplifications or illustrations of their theorems.
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  • This is augmented by numerous carefully chosen illustrations and a comprehensive filmography of English films, fiction and non-fiction, for the year.
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  • Authors should exercise more forethought as to the points they want to make from their illustrations.
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  • Only 2 illustrations present in text: others (including frontispiece) presumed missing.
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  • Furthermore, the user can reduce the number of color gradations to make images look like illustrations.
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  • For permission to reproduce illustrations, please click here or contact HRP's Picture Library at Hampton Court Palace.
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  • Each of the 446 pages contain fabulous illustrations from marine photographers.
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  • The six accompanied illustrations, Figures (1) to (6 ), show a further selection of cellulose lacquer rock peels.
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  • The contents include text, maps and a number of other miscellaneous illustrations.
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  • I am inspired by botanical illustrations as well as the works of science fiction writers and see my role as a similar one.
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  • There are more than 3,000 black-and-white illustrations and 10,000 biographical and geographical entries.
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  • Full-colour illustrations by Gillian Chapman make this the ideal storybook for the telling of the good news of Jesus.
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  • The characterisation of the hard-pressed duck is achieved almost wholly through watercolor illustrations, and is outstanding.
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  • Turning expert Richard Raffan's easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step illustrations make this accessible to any level of woodturner.
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  • There are also color illustrations of many of the venues.
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  • Watercolors first published as hand-coloured lithographs as illustrations for the 3rd edition (London: William Pickering, 1841 ).
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  • More than 250 full-colour illustrations help the practitioner identify disease manifestations at a glance.
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  • The small Martello tower contains a museum about Guernsey shipwrecks, with many salvaged artifacts and related illustrations.
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  • They are, of course, printed catalogs with illustrations of armorial porcelain and heraldic antiques printed in full color in the traditional way.
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  • This having been said many of the incidental features in the illustrations, including the depiction of pots, appear to be realistically portrayed.
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  • Much rarer than Romano-British pottery, only a small amount of material will be available for handling but many illustrations will be used.
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  • Cliff Wright's tender illustrations complement the lyrical prose of Adele Geras.
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  • The few illustrations that appeared were stuck on the paper and photo-copied, and some ingenious methods of early desk-top publishing were experimented with!
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  • Easily digestible facts about tiny garden creatures with large-scale color illustrations to encourage self-discovery.
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  • Through warm writing and vibrant illustrations, this unique storybook makes the Christmas message come alive to children!
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  • Although the illustrations are very sumptuous, many of them do not add much to the exposition.
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  • The Arenarius and Dimensio Circuli, with Eutocius' commentary on the latter, were edited by Wallis with Latin translation and notes in 1678 (Oxford), and the Arenarius was also published in English by George Anderson (London, 1784), with useful notes and illustrations.
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  • Sir Reginald wrote The Chairman's Handbook; The House of Commons: Illustrations of its History and Practice (London, 1869); and Cromwell: an appreciation based on contemporary evidence (London, 1890).
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  • Hall's Great Zimbabwe (1905) are chiefly valuable for their illustrations.'
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  • He was probably not unconscious of this danger; for, as he gained experience as a writer, his diction became more simple, and his ludicrous illustrations less frequent.
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  • - The list of Hood's separately published works is as follows: Odes and Addresses to Great People (1825); Whims and Oddities (two series, 1826 and 1827); The Plea of the Midsummer Fairies, Hero and Leander, Lycus the Centaur and other Poems (1827), his only collection of serious verse; The Dream of Eugene Aram, the Murderer (1831); Tylney Hall, a novel (3 vols., 1834); The Comic Annual (1830-1842); Hood's Own; or, Laughter from Year to Year (1838, second series, 1861); Up the Rhine (1840); Hood's Magazine and Comic Miscellany (1844-1848); National Tales (2 vols., 1837), a collection of short novelettes; Whimsicalities (184.4), with illustrations from Leech's designs; and many contributions to contemporary periodicals.
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  • In these three earliest illustrations of the pastime it is worth noting that each player has one bowl only, and that the attitude in delivering it was as various five or six hundred years ago as it is to-day.
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  • " victims" or "sacred parts") in Greek, and exta in Latin, when specific illustrations are introduced, the reference is almost invariably to some sign or signs on the liver; and we have an interesting statement in Pliny (Hist.
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  • For further arguments and illustrations the reader must be referred to Brooks's most interesting memoir.
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  • The third tractatus of this volume deals with birds - including among them bats, bees and other flying creatures; but as it is the first printed book in which figures of birds are introduced it merits notice, though most of the illustrations, which are rude woodcuts, fail, even in the coloured copies, to give any precise indication of the species intended to be represented.
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  • Among others may be mentioned the Genera of Birds by Thomas Pennant, first printed at Edinburgh in 1773, but best known by the edition which appeared in London in 1781; the Elementa Ornithologica and Museum Ornithologicum of Schaffer, published at Ratisbon in 2774 and 1784 respectively; Peter Brown's New Illustrations of Zoology in London in 1776; Hermann's Tabular Affinitatum Animalium at Strasburg in 1783, followed posthumously in 1804 by his Observationes Zoologicae; Jacquin's Beytraege zur Geschichte der Voegel at Vienna in 1784, and in 1790 at the same place the larger work of Spalowsky with nearly the same title; Sparrman's Museum Carlsonianum at Stockholm from 1786 to 1789; and in 1794 Hayes's Portraits of rare and curious Birds from the menagery of Child the banker at Osterley near London.
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  • Florent-Provost brought out at Paris a further set of illustrations of pigeons by Mme Knip.
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  • A sequel to the octavo Birds of America, corresponding with it in form, was brought out in1853-1855by Cassin as Illustrations of the Birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America.
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  • Then we have Selby's Illustrations of British Ornithology, two folio volumes of coloured plates engraved by himself, between 1821 and 1833, with letterpress also in two volumes (8vo, 1825-1833), a second edition of the first volume being also issued (1833), for the author, having yielded to the pressure of the " Quinarian " doctrines then in vogue, thought it necessary to adjust his classification accordingly, and it must be admitted that for information the 6 Copies are said to exist bearing the date 1814.
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  • 3 Yet no one in Britain 2 We shall perhaps be justified in assuming that this apparent inconsistency, and others which present themselves, would be explicable if the whole memoir with the necessary illustrations had been published.
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  • This success was largely due to the originality of its title, the diversity of its contents (von Hartmann professing to obtain his speculative results by the methods of inductive science, and making plentiful use of concrete illustrations), the fashionableness of its pessimism and the vigour and lucidity of its style.
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  • But two instances of extreme deviation from the ordinary mode of life due, apparently, like ant-mimicry, solely, if not wholly, to the persecution of Hymenoptera, may be cited as illustrations of the profound effect upon habit brought about by long-continued persecution from enemies of this kind.
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  • They contain, under the title Doctrine of Democritus, a fairly methodical treatise in ten books comprising the Argyropoeia and Chrysopoeia of the pseudo-Democritus, with many receipts for colouring metals, making artificial precious stones, effecting the diplosis or doubling of metals, &c. They give illustrations of the apparatus employed, and their close relationship to the Greek is attested by the frequent occurrence of Greek words and the fact that the 1 An alchemistical work bearing the name of Ostanes speaks of a divine water which cures all maladies - an early appearance of the universal panacea or elixir of life.
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  • Berzelius immediately appreciated the importance of this discovery, notwithstanding 1 The reader is specially referred to the articles Alizarin; Indigo; Purin and Terpenes for illustrations of the manner in which chemists have artificially prepared important animal and vegetable products.
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  • Both are intended as illustrations of doctrines taught in the schools of Babylonia; the former to explain that only the favourites of the gods can hope under exceptional circumstances to enjoy life everlasting; the latter to emphasize the impossibility for ordinary mortals to escape from the inactive shadowy existence led by the dead, and to inculcate the duty of proper care for the dead.
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  • But whatever was the character of his audience he never failed, by the clearness of his statements, the force of his reasoning and the felicity of his illustrations, to make a deep impression on the minds of his hearers.
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  • His purpose, as stated by himself, was to show that in words, even taken singly, "there are boundless stores of moral and historic truth, and no less of passion and imagination laid up" - a truth enforced by a number of most apposite illustrations.
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  • If he attend not to the justice of his land, Ea, the king of fates, shall distort his lot, &c.'" Further illustrations of ethical teaching may be found in the litany or confession of a penitent cited by Mr Johns in the same paper (p. 303).
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  • Illustrations of this law were set forth by Cope as early as 1861 (see " Origin of Genera," reprinted in the Origin of the Fittest, pp. 95 -106) in pointing out the extraordinary parallelisms between unrelated groups of amphibians, reptiles and mammals.
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  • Foremost among those who between 1840 and 1880 laboured in this field are the French zoologists Henri Milne-Edwards° and Lacaze Duthiers, 10 to the latter of whom we owe the most accurate dissections and beautiful illustrations of a number of different types.
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  • Tools (see illustrations I to 11i).The history of tools is a very large subject which needs to be studied for all countries; the various details of form are too numerous to specify here, but the general outline of tools used in Egypt may be briefly stated under general and special types.
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  • To the tale of his woodcuts, besides a few illustrations to his book on measurements (that is, geometry and perspective), and on fortification, he only added one Holy Family and one portrait, that of his friend Eoban Hesse.
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  • Dr Ferriar, in his Illustrations of Sterne (published in 1798), pointed out several unacknowledged plagiarisms from Rabelais, Burton and others; but it is only fair to the critic to say that he was fully aware that they were only plagiarisms of material, and do not detract in the slightest from Sterne's reputation as one of the greatest of literary artists.
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  • In rotary printing from the curved stereotype plate and from the endless web of paper much can be done to assist the printer if good stereotype plates are supplied to him, and, if the forme contains any illustrations, both the artist and the engraver can help him if they keep in mind the particular character of illustration which they are preparing for the press.
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  • In 1816, 1817 and 1818, he published a series of Quarterly Reports of Cases in Surgery; in 1821 a volume of coloured plates with descriptive letterpress, entitled Illustrations of the great operations of Surgery, Trepan, Hernia, Amputation and Lithotomy, and in 1824 Observations on Injuries of the Spine and of the Thigh Bone.
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  • During the northern summer the south-west monsoon, which is sufficiently strong to bring navigation practically to a standstill except for powerful steamers, sets up a strong north-easterly drift in the Arabian Sea, and the water removed from the east African coast is replaced by the upwelling of cold water from below; this is one of the best illustrations of this action extant.
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  • In 1865 she published a blank verse translation of Aeschylus's Trilogy, and in 1873, a complete edition of Aeschylus, which appeared with Flaxman's illustrations.
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  • All original part numbers & illustrations have been reproduced by kind permission of British Motor Heritage.
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  • Redrawing or retouching of unusable illustrations will be charged to authors.
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  • It is written in the style of an online text book designed for self-study with textual explanations and illustrations.
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  • Through warm writing and vibrant illustrations, this unique storybook makes the Christmas message come alive to children !
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  • The story of a baby girl growing up and becoming a mother herself - lovely illustrations and rather tear jerking for adults !
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  • The illustrations are profuse, both photographs and tracings of the drawings.
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  • Return to the top The Clyde, River and Firth A beautiful travelog with painted illustrations by Mary Y. and J. Young Hunter.
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  • A series of new woodcut illustrations by Diane Fisher bring a new perspective to the story.
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  • For inexpensive artwork, consider framing illustrations from old children's books or group black and white photos of baby.
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  • You'll want to start with walls that feature a soft colors and a very light colored rug that will complement the pale blues, greens, yellows, and browns in the Beatrix Potter illustrations.
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  • Seen as an answer to every teacher's dilemma of reluctant male readers, the deadpan wit and cartoonish character illustrations have what it takes to engage students and keep them reading.
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  • Cool illustrations combine with a winning story about a girl who befriends Darkness.
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  • Bright, colorful and fun illustrations accompany the text.
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  • One of the most common tools you'll find in religious books geared toward children is pictures - plenty of colorful, vibrant illustrations that really help the story come to life for them.
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  • The illustrations are not breathtaking, but are cute cartoons which most kids love.
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  • The illustrations are beautiful colored pencil drawings and show a surprising amount of detail given the limited space.
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  • However, the illustrations that are included are in brilliant color bursting forth in a collage style of symbols and scenes from the stories.
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  • What makes this book nice for young children is the very gentle illustrations that accompany the stories.
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  • The illustrations are somewhat cartoons, but they have a very soft edge that makes them beautiful.
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  • Choose a book of Bible stories based on both the age of the child as well as the beautiful illustrations.
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  • Children are prone to pick out details in illustrations so make sure that whatever you choose will captivate your child and allow him the pleasure of seeing the Bible stories come to life.
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  • Stories are read-along, so all text is included on the page, and most have at least one illustration, with several including illustrations that change as the story progresses.
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  • Stories can be streamed online rather than downloaded, but most don't have illustrations, read-along text, or accompanying animation.
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  • Another lovable classic that uses pattern and repetition is Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr. The illustrations make wonderful companions to this fun learning book that teaches children about animals and colors.
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  • The site is easy to navigate and it features books with colorful illustrations organized by age.
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  • Using singsong rhymes is a great way to memorize the text while taking in beautiful illustrations.
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  • A Jingle Bells board book is a popular selection that merges a well-known holiday song with colorful illustrations.
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  • Illustrations: Picture book authors and illustrators create magic with the illustrations in the book, bringing the story to life for your child.
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  • The illustrations have soft edges and fine details that bring the personalities of the lovable characters to life.
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  • The book takes the child's innocent perspective, which is magnificently captured by the warm, child-like illustrations.
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  • Whether you are looking for certain topics that spark a toddler's curiosity or for eye-catching illustrations you will both enjoy, consider the following titles.
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  • Its charming sing-song rhymes and adorable illustrations made it a popular picture book in 2006.
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  • Although the plot may not sound like much, Selznick's brilliant illustrations make the book come alive and seem to considerably shorten its length, despite the fact that it's more than 500 pages long.
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  • Build Your Own Log Furniture by Dan Swesey and Les Smith includes instructions for ten log projects and includes more than 200 illustrations and pictures.
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  • Many companies that sell replacement parts for outside furniture provide detailed instructions including illustrations and diagrams, easy to understand how-to guides or instructional videos.
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  • Kids will find the navigation simple with articles showcasing illustrations and pictures, videos, games and hundreds of activities.
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  • Contributors are not limited to photographs; iStockphoto also accepts illustrations, flash artwork, videos, and even audio.
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  • Karen's Whimsy has free flower images that look like old-fashioned illustrations.
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  • Older toddlers might prefer a more realistic print for their bedding that looks more like the illustrations in their favorite dinosaur books.
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  • The award-winning talk show host will feature a line of 32 cards that bear her likeness in illustrations along with her quirky day-to-day observations.
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  • Hot Topic, which is a clothing store that targets both male and female teens, sells T-shirts using Sendak's original illustrations.
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  • Lowes: Lowes describes a basic dog house design with detailed illustrations and diagrams.
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  • The in-depth articles are paired with illustrations of garden plans and detailed photos.
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  • After he returned home he had local Pennsylvania artists create illustrations for each variety.
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  • Burpee's notes, along with the illustrations, became the first Burpee Seed Company catalog.
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  • A number of different jewelry artists and manufacturers make the classic Alice jewelry featuring Tenniel's illustrations because the copyright on Tenniel's artwork ended in 1964.
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  • Look under the "How to Tie a Tie" tab and you'll find thirteen different knot variations to master with clear, step-by-step illustrations.
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  • The Internet is full of instructions for putting on a tie, many of which have illustrations.
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  • While knitting books and online resources will give you written instructions on cabling, coupled with illustrations, you are best off learning to cable with a teacher who can watch, correct and advise.
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  • When you complete the game with 100% (beat Chaos Tower Mode with all characters and arcade mode with all characters), you will unlock some art gallery pictures, various illustrations, and the beginning movie from the arcade.
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  • With the "street" quality of "Tony Hawk" and the whimsy of "Napoleon Dynamite" the graphics are more like illustrations, doodles on the back pages of your high school notebooks.
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  • The illustrations, especially the fun cacti pictures in Arcade mode, are brightly colored and well drawn.
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  • This website also contains information on the S-S bottle labels and illustrations of reproduction labels.
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  • Books with rare photographs or beautiful illustrations can also be worth more.
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  • You even get illustrations along with your step-by-step instructions, so that you can make sure you're doing everything correctly.
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  • This can be in the form of quality children's picture books that have beautiful illustrations.
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  • These are limited to illustrations and don't go through the process of teaching dancers how to do the moves; for those who have once learned the steps, this illustrations are very helpful.
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  • One of the basic tools of social dance are tango dance step illustrations.
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  • For as long as social dance has been around, these illustrations have been used by teachers to reinforce the lessons, and also been used by novice dancers to get started on learning the basic steps in the tango.
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  • The former lends itself more easily to the use of diagrams and tango dance step illustrations, because it is a very rigid and formal kind of dance.
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  • The dance step illustrations that serve International style (and many other ballroom styles of dance) so well do not begin to communicate the tempo, sense of connection, or dynamic tension of the Argentine tango.
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  • At best, these types of illustrations are only useful to help remember moves which have been learned in a live instructional situation.
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  • There is a standard notation for dance step illustrations that makes it very easy to read and understand what each step entails.
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  • With the advent of digital video dance lessons on the web, as well as the plethora of dance DVDs available, the use of dance step illustrations as teaching tools has declined in favor of much more useful and clear teaching tools.
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  • One place to learn ballroom dance steps is online, and there's no question about the fact that illustrations or videos make understanding the steps a whole lot easier.
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  • For obvious reasons, these kinds of illustrations work best with dances that have basic steps or only minor variations, such as the Tango or the Foxtrot.
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  • The directions here also include accompanying illustrations.
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  • The illustrations used for the model method balloon mathematical concepts beyond the typical numeric symbols that can often mean nothing to a child.
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  • Since mathematics is generally considered to be an abstract field, these illustrations and demonstrations produce a tangible medium within which a student can effectively learn.
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  • Instructions usually incorporate both written steps and diagrammed images, which are either photos or illustrations.
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  • You can download a PDF handout with illustrations for the steps of this project on the Instructables website.
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  • The illustrations sometimes include instructions, too.
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  • Origami diagrams are illustrations that demonstrate how to fold a particular origami model.
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  • The sculpture includes illustrations of founder Bill Kimpton's world travels as he worked to develop the Kimpton hotel line.
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  • Along with these step by step instructions, Simplicity provides illustrations of how to fit the pieces together.
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  • This website offers dozens of patterns with easy to follow directions that include illustrations and pictures, printable patterns and a project rating system.
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  • Revised 3rd edition has over 75 photos and illustrations.
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  • Try to look for books with lots of illustrations so you can envision the process as you read the steps.
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  • This book contains illustrations of the spreads with all the card positions numbered.
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  • Study each card and its illustrations, make note of what you see in the pictures and write down questions that come to mind about the card.
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  • There are many books and online illustrations for tarot card spreads, you can also create your own layouts.
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  • National Geographic Little Kids: Innovative usage of illustrations, stories and games engages children age three to six to teach them about nature and our world.
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  • Turtle: Easy-to-read short stories, poems, illustrations and recipes provide lots of entertainment for kids ages two to five, as well as their families.
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  • This book contains not only coloring pages, but also instructions for creating your own drawings, funny illustrations and place to free-hand draw and doodles.
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  • Merriam Webster's Intermediate Dictionary has more than 65,000 entries including over 1000 illustrations and tables.
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  • Crafts include easy-to-follow directions and illustrations.
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  • A great feature of this search engine is that there are notations below the search results regarding illustrations, reading level, and broad subject category.
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  • While there is no precise documentation to pinpoint the very first nautical star tattoo, there is ample evidence in the form of written references and illustrations to suggest that the design dates back many generations.
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  • Use multiple illustrations of a bat for a compound tattoo made up of varying views of the bat's anatomy.
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  • It may be useful to take the watch off and put it on the table in front of you so that you can compare the watch to the illustrations.
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  • There are more than 600 photographs and illustrations detailing asanas and approximately 200 asanas featured, enough for any solid practice.
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  • For $69.99, you'll receive a coursebook featuring 75 illustrations of various postures and stretching exercises.
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  • Visual learners may benefit most from generous use of pictures while learning to read, such as flash cards that have words and illustrations on the same side.
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  • Her illustrations grace the pages of the book.
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  • The book is 648 pages and includes hundreds of photographs, diagrams, and illustrations.
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  • Use custom-made clipart to create exact graphic images of your team members.Custom-made illustrations are ideal for printing on shirts, megaphones, team items or even banners.
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  • These projects are stunning, but there are few illustrations of the actual techniques used to make them (there are lots of words, however).
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  • There are no photos, but the hand-drawn illustrations help to reinforce key concepts.
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  • Practical tips, accompanied by pages of illustrations and full nutritional analysis makes this book a complete guide to diabetic eating.
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  • Some simple exercises, with illustrations, can be found at e-Hand.
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  • You can view illustrations of sport-specific stretches on the author's website.
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  • His illustrations showed the potential effect of tight-lacing on the rib cage, abdomen and spine.
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  • In more conservative years of the past, the Fredericks of Hollywood catalog featured illustrations of ladies modeling lingerie, bras and panties.
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  • These rare directories showcase intimate apparel from different eras with vivid illustrations, photographs and product descriptions.
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  • Without faltering, GrandPré has again achieved excellence with her artistry and compliments Rowling's words with charming illustrations to provoke the imagination.
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  • With a firm grip on Rowling's world, her illustrations carry a torch down the path the author has beaten out of the bush, illuminating the forest and casting a beam of light for readers to follow into each chapter.
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  • Sulamith Wulfing (1901 - 1989) was a German artist whose fairy tale illustrations became the definitive version for many years.
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  • Modern artists such as Brian Froud and Amy Brown include beautiful images of fairies in their work, appearing on countless items such as T-shirts, stationery and as illustrations.
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  • The company offers quality uniforms, guaranteed to be on time, and free graphic illustrations.
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  • Even better is the fact that the fonts all have little illustrations of lettering for each one, usually the name of the font in that typeface.
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  • However, she does say that it can be useful for solid-color illustrations such as vector based images.
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  • His knowledge of Roman and foreign law, and the general width of his education, freed him from the danger of relying too exclusively upon narrow precedents, and afforded him a storehouse of principles and illustrations, while the grasp and acuteness of his intellect enabled him to put his judgments in a form which almost always commanded assent.
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  • Basing his work on the principles of Ptolemy, he brings together illustrations from the most recent travellers, and does not hesitate to take as illustrative examples the familiar city of Oxford and his native county of Devon.
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  • That chapter of comparative anatomy (together with other anatomical details, for which see the separate articles) is now dealt with in the article Skull; here only the most avine features are alluded to, and since some of Parker's original illustrations have been retained, the description has been shortened considerably.
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  • In Ciampinus, Vetera Monumenta (Rome, 1747), plates xii., xiii., are several illustrations of actual examples.
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  • In 1912, in collaboration with his wife, he published as a sumptuous folio, with reproductions of the illustrations of the first edition (1556), an English translation of Agricola's De Re Metallica.
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  • These illustrations are comparatively simple; it would have been easy to select others of a more complicated nature, but all evidently connected with the visits of insects and the cross fertilization of the flower.
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  • His immense learning served him rather as a storehouse of illustrations, or as an armoury out of which he could choose the fittest weapon for discomfiting on opponent, than as a quarry furnishing him with material for building up a completely designed and enduring edifice of systematized truth.
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  • With all the majesty and stately elaboration and musical rhythm of Milton's finest prose, Taylor's styleis relieved and brightened by an astonishing variety of felicitous illustrations, ranging from the most homely and terse to the most dignified and elaborate.
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  • In our own day we have had many illustrations of the manner in which special circumstances may at once bring an almost unnoticed series of scientific investigations into direct and vital relation with the business world.
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  • All the materials for investigation, all the facts and figures from which illustrations are drawn, all methods of keeping accounts in England, assume the ordinary English tongue.
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  • He conducted experiments to show that certain abstract forms and proportions are naturally pleasing to our senses, and gave some new illustrations of the working of aesthetic association.
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  • In 1830 John Edward Gray commenced the Illustrations of Indian Zoology, a series of plates of vertebrated animals, G w but mostly of birds, from drawings, it is believed by dlcke..
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  • In regard to South Africa, besides the well-known work of Le Vaillant already mentioned, there is the second volume of Sir Andrew Smith's Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa (4to, 1838-1842), which is devoted to birds.
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  • The French historian of art, Seroux d'Agincourt, 1825, by his copious illustrations, greatly facilitated the study of the architecture of the catacombs and the works of art contained in them.
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  • List of authentic works of Jean Goujon: Two marble columns supporting the organ of the church of St Maclou (Rouen) on right and left of porch on entering; left-hand gate of the church of St Maclou; bas-reliefs for decoration of screen of St Germain l'Auxerrois (now in Louvre); "Victory" over chimney-piece of Salle des Gardes at Ecouen; altar at Chantilly; illustrations for Jean Martin's translation of Vitruvius; bas-reliefs and sculptural decoration of Fontaine des Innocents; bas-reliefs adorning entrance of Hotel Carnavalet, also series of satyrs' heads on keystones of arcade of courtyard; fountain of Diana from Anet (now in Louvre); internal decoration of chapel at Anet; portico of Anet (now in courtyard of Ecole des Beaux Arts); bust of Diane de Poictiers (now at Versailles); Tribune of Caryatides in the Louvre; decoration of "Escalier Henri II.," Louvre; eeils de beeuf and decoration of Henri II.
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