Outlines of Geology: Intended as a Popular Treatise on the Most Interesting Parts of the Science. Together with an Examination of the Question, Whether the Days of Creation Were Indefinite Periods. Designed for the Use of Schools of General Readers
Robinson, Pratt, 1841 - 384 Seiten
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Es wurden keine Rezensionen gefunden.
Andere Ausgaben - Alle anzeigen
ancient animals aperture appear basalt beds belong bivalve bones breccia cause caverns cavity changes circumstances clay climate coal field coast color common composed conchology considerable contains covered creation Cuvier deluge deposites depth distance dyke earth earthquakes effects elephant elevation entirely eruption exist extinct facts feet thick fish fissures formation fossil fragments fresh water genera genus geologists geology globe gneiss granite greenstone gypsum heat height hence hills Hippopotamus hornblende inhabitants instances island kind known lake land lava length lime limestone mass mastodon matter mica-slate miles mineral Monte Nuovo Mosaic history Moses mountains MULTIVALves nearly observed ocean organic remains origin peat period petrifactions phenomena plants porphyry present day produced quadrupeds quantity respect river rocks salt sand sandstone says Scriptures shells Siberia side slate sometimes species stone strata stratum substance supposed surface teeth theory tion univalve valleys vegetable volcanic whole
Seite 367 - Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field...
Seite 316 - Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth"; 1 VOID : empty.
Seite 333 - And every plant of the field before it was in the earth, and every herb of the field before it grew: for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was not a man to till the ground. 6 But there went up a mist from the earth, and watered the whole face of the ground.
Seite 326 - And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the high hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered.
Seite 319 - And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also. And God set them in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth, and to rule over the day, and over the night, and to divide the light from the darkness: and God saw that it was good. And the evening and the morning were the fourth day.
Seite 99 - And behold I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth to destroy all flesh wherein is the breath of life from under heaven, and every thing that is in the earth shall die, but with thee will I establish My Covenant, and thou shalt come into the ark, thou and thy sons and thy wife, and thy sons
Seite 100 - And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shall thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female.
Seite 325 - And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.