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" As an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has ever produced. He has not indeed made a world; but he has by imitation approached nearer its Maker than any man who has lived from the creation to this day. "
Memoirs of the Life of David Rittenhouse, LLD. F.R.S.: Late President of the ... - Seite 428
von William Barton - 1818 - 614 Seiten
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Circular of Information of the Bureau of Education, for ..., Band 8,Teil 2

1888
...more ingenious, solutions of the phenomena of nature. We have supposed Mr. Rittenhouse second tono astronomer living; that in genius he must be the first, because he is self-taught. As an artist he lias exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has over produced. He has not indeed...
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The works of Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson - 1904
...their originals by those who can read the originals, and in translations by those who cannot. -TJ We have supposed Mr. Rittenhouse second to no astronomer...that in genius he must be the first, because he is self taught. As an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has ever...
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Letters and Addresses of Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson - 1905 - 328 Seiten
...discoveries, nor has enriched philosophy with more, or more ingenious solutions of the phenomena of nature. We have supposed Mr. Rittenhouse second to no astronomer...that in genius he must be the first, because he is self taught. As an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has ever...
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The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts ..., Band 18

Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines - 1912
...the Royal Society of London made him an honorary member. "We have supposed," said Thomas Jefferson, "Rittenhouse second to no astronomer living ; that...genius he must be the first because he is self-taught." He was an ardent Republican. He allied himself with the strong Revolutionary party and with the anti-Federalists...
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Jefferson Himself: The Personal Narrative of a Many-Sided American

Bernard Mayo, Thomas Jefferson - 1988 - 384 Seiten
...philosophy with more, or more ingenious, solutions of the phenomena of nature. We have supposed Mr. [David] Rittenhouse second to no astronomer living; that in...ever produced. He has not indeed made a world; but [with his model of the planetary system] he has by imitation approached nearer its Maker than any man...
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Jefferson and Monticello: The Biography of a Builder

Jack Mclaughlin - 1990 - 481 Seiten
...it off as his own without credit. The astronomer David Rittenhouse, of whom Jefferson had written, "as an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has produced," had improved the Franklin stove by simplifying it. In the 1790s, it replaced the Franklin...
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Science and the Founding Fathers: Science in the Political Thought of ...

I. Bernard Cohen, Irwin Bernard Cohen - 1995 - 368 Seiten
...to his clocks, that Jefferson described him in the Notes as "an artist" (that is, an artisan), who "has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has ever produced." In designing and constructing the orrery, or model of the solar system, Jefferson concluded, Rittenhouse...
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Notes on the State of Virginia

Thomas Jefferson - 1999 - 330 Seiten
...more, or more ingenious solutions of the phaenomena of nature. We have supposed Mr. Rittenhouse113 second to no astronomer living: that in genius he...As an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of *Has the world as yet produced more than two poets, acknowledged to be such by all nations? An Englishman,...
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Light and Liberty: Reflections on the Pursuit of Happiness

Thomas Jefferson - 2004 - 176 Seiten
...of their affection, were proofs of his worth, and of their estimate of it. On David R ittenhouse: We have supposed Mr. Rittenhouse second to no astronomer...that in genius he must be the first, because he is self taught. As an artist he has exhibited as great a proof of mechanical genius as the world has ever...
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