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" It is true, the surface of the earth is not an exact geometrical globe ; but the inequalities are so inconsiderable, that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does to a common globe. The figure... "
A New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences: Comprehending All the ... - Seite 1020
1763 - 3506 Seiten
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A Modern System of Natural History: Containing Accurate ..., Band 11

Samuel Ward - 1776
...fea, which is but a two thouiandth part of the earth's diameter ; thus it appears, that the higheft mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of...earth, than a grain of duft does to a common globe. The rotundity of the earth is aifo confirmed by many voyages which have been made about it from Eaft to...
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Pocket Encyclopedia: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Polite ..., Band 1

Edward Augustus Kendall - 1811
...earth is not an exact geometrical globe ; but the inequalities are so inconsiderable, that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does to a common globe. The figure of the earth, then, was reckoned by mathematicians and geographers...
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A pocket encyclopædia, or library of general knowledge, Band 2

Edward Augustus Kendall - 1811
...earth is not an exact geometrical globe ; but the inequalities are so inconsiderable, that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does to a common globe. The figure of the earth, then, was reckoned by mathematicians and geographers...
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An Essay on the Use of the Spirit Level: As Applied to Engineering and Other ...

Thomas Oswald Blackett - 1838 - 106 Seiten
...geometrically true ; but the inequalities of its surface are so inconsiderable, that the highest mountains bear no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth than a grain of sand does to a common globeLEVELLINGTHE USE OF THE SPIRIT LEVELVARIOUS are the methods used in marking...
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The Scientific and Literary Treasury: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of the ...

Samuel Maunder - 1843 - 832 Seiten
...is not an exact geometrical globe, but then the inequalities arc so inconsiderable, that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does In ,1 common globe. The figure of the earth then was reckoned by mathematicians and geographers...
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The Scientific and Literary Treasury: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of the ...

Samuel Maunder - 1853 - 844 Seiten
...that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does to a common globe. The figure of the earth then was reckoned by mathematicians and geographers ae perfectly spherical, excepting the small inequalities in its surface, of mountains and valleys,...
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The Scientific and Literary Treasury: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of the ...

Samuel Maunder - 1853 - 844 Seiten
...is not an exact geometrical globe, but then the inequalities are so inconsiderable, that the highest mountain bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a srrain of dust does to a common globe. The figure of the earth then was reckoned by mathematicians...
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The Scientific and Literary Treasury: A New and Popular Encyclopedia of the ...

Samuel Maunder - 1858 - 832 Seiten
...rising, and considerable, that the highest mountain в pearl on each of them. EARL MARSHAL OF ENGLAND, a bears no greater proportion to the bulk of the earth, than a grain of dust does to a great officer who had anciently several common globe. The figure of the earth court»...
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