The American Bee Keeper Volume 5

The American Bee Keeper Volume 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...would be exposed when the sunbeams are withdrawn. Such an ameliorating aent is.absent from the moon; .: .d hc:: ce arise those violent extremes of its climatic condition. We thus see what potent factors the existence and the extent of an atmosphere become in determining the nature of the climate that a planet is to have. We do not know enough regarding the atmospheres of Mars, Venus and Mercury to be able to draw any certain conclusions with regard to their unmates. cut cms we may at least alfirrn, that it seems quite possible for the different influences we have named to go a long way toward neutralizing the contrasts that the climates of these globes would otherwise present in consequence of the different supplies of sunbeams that they receive at their actual solar distances. So far as mere climate is concerned, it seems quite possible that appropriate atmospheres and laud distributions might be adjusted on the earth and Mars, Mercury and Venus in such a manner that certain organic types might bo common to all the four globes.--Sir Robert Ball in Fortnightly Review. BISMARCK CONSENTED. He Was the Final Arbiter of an English / Love Match. Apropos of the marriage of the third son of the Duke of Argyll it is related that when his affections became attached to an untitled woman he felt bound to ask the old gentleman's consent. The duke answered that personally he had no objection to the match, but in view of the fact that his eldest son had espoused a daughter of the queen he thought it right to inquire her majesty's pleasure on the subject before expressing his formal approval. Her majesty, thus appealed to, observed that since the death of the prince consort she hail been in the habit of consulting the Duke of Saxe-Coburg on all family affairs. Theshow more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 172g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123660802X
  • 9781236608024