Muir, Metrical Translations, pp. 188-189.
P. Muir and D.
The lords of the Congregation soon assembled in considerable force on Cupar Muir.
Pattison Muir, History of Chemical Theories and Laws (1907); Ida Freund, Study of Chemical Composition (1904); E.
In 1452 the earl of Huntly crushed the insurrection led by the earl of Crawford at the battle of Brechin Muir, and in 1645 the town and castle were harried by the marquis of Montrose.
Muir, History of the Theory of Determinants (2nd ed., London, 1906).
To the three named should be added the Calton burying-ground, with its Roman tomb of David Hume, and the obelisk raised in 1844 to the memory of Maurice Margarot, Thomas Muir (1765-1798), Thomas Fyshe Palmer (1747-1802), William Skirving and Joseph Gerrald (1765-1796), the political martyrs transported towards the end of the 18th century for advocating parliamentary reform.
Muir, Sanscrit Texts, iv.
Muir, The Caliphate (London, 1891); E.
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P. Muir (Jour.
See the Annual Reports (Washington, 1891 sqq.) of the Superintendent of the Park; the Guide to the Yosemite published by the California Geological Survey; John Muir, Our National Parks (Boston, 1901); and Bunnell's Discovery of the Yosemite (New York, 1893).
P. Muir entitled Solution.
Dr Muir was also the author of a volume of Metrical Translations from the Sanskrit, an anonymous work on Inspiration, several works in Sanskrit, and many essays in the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society and elsewhere.
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The modern buildings of Allahabad include Government House, the High Court, the Mayo memorial and town hall, the Muir central college, the Thornhill and Mayne memorial library and museum, the Naini central jail, and the Anglican and Roman Catholic cathedrals.
It is a diamond-shaped peninsula jutting out from the mainland in a north-easterly direction, the longer axis, from Muir of Ord station to the South Sutor at the entrance to Cromarty Firth, measuring 20 m., and the shorter, from Ferryton Point to Craigton Point, due north and south, 12 m., and it has a coastline of 52 m.
by Friedrich Schwally, 1908); the Lives of Mahomet by William Muir and Aloys Sprenger (vols.
Muir, The Mameluke or Stave Dynasty of Egypt (London, 1896); for the Turkish period, G.
and Elizabeth Muir were illegitimate), and he drew into the conspiracy the king's chamberlain, Atholl's grandson.
P. Muir, Jour.
A, 1901, " On The Variation Of The Specific Heat Of Water"; For Combustion Methods, See Article Thermochemistry, And Treatises By Thomsen, Pattison Muir And Berthelot; See Also Articles Thermodynamics And Vaporization.
Muir, Caliphate (London, 1891), pp.368-9.
Among the factories on the English model are the Elgin and Muir cotton mills at Cawnpore, the Cawnpore tanneries and leather factories, the Shahjahanpur rum distillery, and breweries at Mussoorie and Naini Tal.
It is estimated by John Muir that on an average " perhaps more than a mile " of degradation took place in the last glacial period; but with regard to the whole subject of glacial action in California as in other fields, there is considerable difference of opinion.
Its nuts are gathered in enormous amounts by the Indians for food; and it is estimated that the yearly harvest of these nuts exceeds in bulk that of all the cereals of California (John Muir).
Muir, Mountains of California (New York, 1894); H.
- Muir, op. cit.; United States Geological Survey, zgth Annual Report, pt.
Muir, Original Sanskrit Texts (2nd ed., 5 vols., London, 1873) Monier Williams, Religious Thought and Life in India (London, 1883); Modern India and the Indians (London, 1878, 3rd ed.
Muir, The Expression of a Quadratic Surd as a Continued Fraction (Glasgow, 1874).
Muir's Theory of Determinants, chap. iii.).
Abbott, Principles of Bacteriology (7th ed., London, 1905); Crookshank, Bacteriology and Infective Diseases (with bibliography, 4th ed., London, 1896); Duclaux, Traite de microbiologie (Paris, 1899-1900); Eyre, Bacteriological Technique (Philadelphia and London, 1902); Flugge, Die Mikroorganismen (3rd ed., Leipzig, 1896); Fischer, Vorlesungen fiber Bakterien (2nd ed., Jena, 1902); Gunther, Einfiihrung in das Studium der Bakteriologie (6th ed., Leipzig, 1906); Hewlett, Manual of Bacteriology (2nd ed., London, 1902); Hueppe, Principles of Bacteriology (translation, London, 1899); Klein, Micro-organisms and Disease (3rd ed., London, 1896); Kolle and Wassermann, Handbuch der pathogenen Mikroorganismen (Jena, 1904) (supplements are still being published; this is the most important work on the subject); Lofler, Vorlesungen fiber die geschichtliche Entwickelung der Lehre von der Bacterien (Leipzig, 1887); M`Farland, Text-book upon the Pathogenic Bacteria (5th ed., London, 1906); Muir and Ritchie, Manual of Bacteriology (with bibliography, 4th ed., Edin.
Of tide-water glaciers the most remarkable is probably the Muir.
It has been calculated that the average daily discharge of the Muir in summer is 30,000,000 cubic ft.
The character of the Muir was greatly altered by an earthquake in 1899.
The Muir receded 1ï¿½6 m.
The meeting at Edinburgh of a convention of delegates of the associated friends of the people, at which some foolish and exaggerated language was used, was followed by the trial of Thomas Muir, a talented young advocate whose brilliant defence did not save him from a sentence of fourteen years transportation (August 30, 1793), while seven years transportation was the punishment of the Rev. T.
In the vicinity are several collieries, and at Cupar Muir, 12 m.
Muir, Theory of Determinants, 1906).
Muir, Original Sanskrit Texts, iv.
72, 1, 8; Muir, Sanskrit Texts, iv.
93 seq.; Muir, Sanskrit Texts, v.
Though hostile to Asuras, Indra was once entangled in an intrigue with a woman of that race, according to the Atharva-Veda (Muir, S.
1 59, 4; Muir, S.
11 See Muir, S.
2 On the whole subject, Dr Muir's Ancient Sanskrit Texts, with translations, Ludwig's translation of the Rig Veda, the version of the Satapatha-Brahmana already referred to, and the translation of the Aitareva-Brahmana by Haug, are the sources most open to English readers.
We have the theory that earth grew, as in the Iroquois story of the turtle, from a being named Uttanapad (Muir v.
We find that Brahmanaspati " blew the gods forth from his mouth," and one of the gods, Tvashtri, the mechanic among the deities, is credited with having fashioned the earth and the heaven (Muir v.
4, 2; Muir i.
Our Bear was a bear, according to Charlevoix and Lafitau, among the North-American Indians; the Eskimo, ' Black Yajur-Veda and Satapatha-Brahmana; Muir, i.
Muir and Kuhn may be consulted for Vedic fire-stealing.
Macdonell, Vedic Mythology (Strassburg, 1897); Sir William Muir, Original Sanskrit Texts, iv.
He delivered the Muir lectures at Edinburgh University (1878-1882), the Gifford lectures at Aberdeen (1892-1894), the Lyman Beecher lectures at Yale (1891-1892), and the Haskell lectures in India (1898-1899).
Save John Muir House Campaign Created to save the historic birthplace in Dunbar from destruction.
Ken Muir Offering a collection of spray carnations from the soft fruit specialist!
They will be considered in roughly chronological order, beginning with Willa Muir.
Muir's original 70's ladybird leaf print was reintroduced in the shape of silk georgette balloon sleeve blouses and pretty day dresses.
For a non-professional operator to offer a medical opinion on a radiogram is sheer impertinence " Arthur and Muir (1909) v-vi.
Firstly, Nick, you have unjustly maligned John Muir.
On North Muir are two outstanding examples of prehistoric burial mounds, which date to a period around 2,500 to 2,000 BC.
Muir Russell: You will trap me into sounding very smug.
In 1897 Muir was appointed vice-chancellor of the University of the Cape; he held this post for four years.
JOHN MUIR (1810-1882), Scottish Orientalist, was born on the 5th of February 1810 in Glasgow, where his father, William Muir (d.
It is the opinion of John Muir that the big tree would normally live 5000 years or more; that the California groves are still in their prime; that, contrary to general ideas, the big tree was never more widely distributed than now, at least not within the past 8000 or io,000 years; that it is not a decaying species, but that on the contrary " no tree of all the forest is more enduringly established in concord with climate and soil," growing like the mountain pine even on granite, and in little danger save from the greed of the lumberman; but other excellent authorities consider it as hardly holding its own, especially in the north.
The Muir receded 1Ã¯¿½6 m.
Muir Woods: Anyone who has a love for "your lips but better" tones will appreciate this unique shade.
She performed in local theater productions of The Ghost and Mrs. Muir and Annie Get Your Gun, the latter of which she was nominated for an Ovation Award.
You can choose from such selections as The Alcatraz day tour, evening tour, the combo Alcatraz and city tour, and the combo Alcatraz and Muir Woods tour.
This popular tourist company offers tours of Alcatraz and Alcatraz only, and combination tours, where you'll travel to The Rock and then on to a choice of Muir Woods or San Francisco.
Make reservations online today for a popular one-day and two-day Alcatraz tour combination, including those in which you get to see such popular attractions as Muir Woods and the San Francisco waterfront.
The 1.7-mile bridge connects the city of San Francisco with Marin County, home to art community of Sausalito, Muir Woods, and gateway to the California wine country.
Many of the companies will also package their tours with visits to Muir Woods, Sonoma Plaza, Sausalito, Monterey and other sights of interest along the wine routes.
If you are trying to squeeze in a walk through Muir Woods, a trip to Alcatraz, a Wine Country tour, a Giants game and San Francisco all in 2-3 days you will too tuckered out to pack to go home.
A 1947 movie, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, featured the ghost of a sea captain, played by the dashing Rex Harrison, as a romantic figure to the widowed Mrs. Muir, played by Gene Tierney.
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