The Periodic Law (Classic Reprint)

The Periodic Law (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Periodic Law The more complicated the functions the more valuable the result. Observe the Polyp, and the increase of organs, until man, the highest, predominates. The vegetable and animal world unconsciously show the Change Of seasons, but man is the time-keeper: He first constructs the rude clepsydra, and then advances to the precise chronometer, and may construct an instrument still more delicate. Shall main impose the Periodic Law on the im passive metal, and he himself be exempt from its operation? The chronometer is typical of that Periodicity, which we know not now, but shall, through investigation, know hereafter. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 114 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243216459
  • 9780243216451