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The atlas of nature: being a graphic display of the most interesting subjects in the three kingdoms of nature, for study and reference
([1823])

[Plate 4]: Astronomy and philosophy ; orbit of the Earth ; the seasons exemplified ; great eclipse of the sun, in 1820 ; clusters, or systems of fixed stars ; effect of rectilinear motion of an heterogeneous mass ; rotatory motion in the same spot of an heterogeneous mass ; great rectilinear with smaller rotatory motion of an heterogeneous mass, like the Earth ; effect of two moving forces, one towards the plane, XY, and the other towards the axis, DB, in producing the fall of bodies to the centre C, through the diagonal ; diverging force in a gaseous medium ; the tides illustrated ; the diving bell ; intermitting springs ; electrical sparks,   pp. [Plate 4] ff.


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