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" ... where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly ornamented with scattered stars of all sizes. Or if the united brightness of a neighbouring cluster of stars should, in a remarkably clear... "
The Elements of Astronomy: With Methods for Determining the Longitudes ... - Page 166
by S. Treeby - 1826 - 216 pages
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1805 - 376 pages
...him. The whole universe, therefore, to an observer, confined to unassisted vision, will be comprized in a set of constellations richly •ornamented with...faint, whitish nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. Let us suppose him placed in a much extended stratum, or branching...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1805 - 378 pages
...him. The whole universe, therefore, to an observer, confined to unassisted vision, will be comprized in a set of constellations richly ornamented with...faint, whitish nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. Let us suppose him placed in a much extended stratum, or branching...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1805 - 370 pages
...him. The whole universe, therefore, to an observer, confined to unassisted vision, . will be comprized in a set of constellations richly ornamented with...a remarkably clear night, reach his sight, it will pvtt on the appearance of a small, faint, whitish nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without ihe greatest...
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The British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences, Volume 6

William Nicholson - 1809 - 722 pages
...perhaps, not less than fifty stars in depth every where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly...with .scattered stars of all sizes. Or if the united brishtness of a neighbouring cluster of stars should, in a remarkably clear night, reach lus sight,...
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Institutes of Natural Philosophy: Theoretical and Practical

William Enfield - Astronomy - 1811 - 476 pages
...perhaps, not less than fifty stars in depth every where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly...sight, it will put on the appearance of a small, faint, nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. Allowing him the use of a common...
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The Monthly correspondent on physical and prognostic astronomy ... &c

560 pages
...not less than fifty stars in a depth, every where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations richly...brightness of a neighbouring cluster of stars, should, in a remarkable clear night, reach his sight, it will put on the appearance of a small, faint, nebulous...
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The Panorama of Science and Art: Embracing the Sciences of ..., Volume 1

James Smith - Industrial arts - 1815 - 684 pages
...which has perhaps fifty stars in depth every where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly...sight, it will put on the appearance of a small, faint, nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. Allowing him the use of a common...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1816 - 420 pages
...not less than fifty stars in depth every where around him. ' The whole universe, therefore, to him will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly...faint, whitish, nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. To pass by other situations, let him be placed in a much extended stratum,...
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British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ..., Volume 11

William Nicholson - Natural history - 1821 - 384 pages
...perhaps, not less than fifty stars in depth every where around him. The whole universe, therefore, to him, will be comprised in a set of constellations, richly...sight, it will put on the appearance of a small, faint, nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without the greatest attention. Allowing him the use of a common...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 11

John Mason Good - 1819 - 742 pages
...therefore as the angular motion 360° -f- 26' 2? : 360« : : 2?d. 12A. 20m. : 25</. )-/,<. 1 1.,-.with scattered stars of all sizes. Or if the united brightness...of stars should, in a remarkably clear night, reach hU sight, it will put on the appearance of a small, faint, nebulous cloud, not to be perceived without...
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