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Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society, Volume 15
Royal Society of South Africa
Affichage du livre entier - 1905
Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society, Volume 12
Royal Society of South Africa
Affichage du livre entier - 1902
AFRICAN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY appearance astronomer AUSTRAL Australia axis Bantu Becwana beds birds Bolus Bumbete Bushmen Cape Flats Cape Town clayslate Colony colour DAVID GILL deposit Devonian earth Gamble geological girder gneiss granite Guthrie heat Herero Hottentot Hyde Clarke inches insects J. X. Merriman Kabenda Kafir Karoo King William's Town Kiriman Kisama languages Libr limestone locust-birds locusts Lubalo MacOw Makonde Marawi Matatan means Meto millions of miles motion Mozambique names Natal native Nyamwezi observations Observatory Ordinary Members Ordinary Monthly Meeting Otyambo paper plants prefix President Quellimane races rain remarks River rock root sandstone Sea Point seen Sena shales Shambala Silurian Sir Bartle Frere Sivewright Sofala South Africa SOUTH AFRICAN PHILOSOPHICAL species specimens stone sun's distance surface Swahili Table Mountain temperature Tette tion tribes Trimen Visitors present word Yarra young locusts دو وو
Page xxvii - The squares of the periods of revolution of any two planets are proportional to the cubes of their mean distances from the sun.
Page 145 - AUSTRALIS ; or, Algae of the Southern Ocean, being Figures and Descriptions of Marine Plants collected on the Shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extratropical Australia'n Colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic Regions. By Dr. HARVEY, FRS Imperial 8vo, 50 Coloured Plates, £2. 2». A selection of Fifty Species of remarkable forms of Seaweed, not included in the ' Phycologia Australica,
Page xx - Though rooted deep as high, and sturdiest oaks, Bow'd their stiff necks, loaden with stormy blasts, Or torn up sheer.
Page 158 - Encyclopaedia of Plants : Comprising the Specific Character, Description, Culture, History, Application in the Arts, and every other desirable Particular respecting all the Plants found in Great Britain.
Page 125 - BUNBURY'S (CJF) Journal of a Residence at the Cape of Good Hope ; with Excursions into the Interior, and Notes on the Natural History and Native Tribes of the Country.
Page 121 - Species ; or, a description of the genera and species of plants of the order Labiatae ; with their general history, characters, affinities and geographical distribution.
Page 167 - Bol. 378 *Silva Capensis, or a description of South African forest trees, and arborescent shrubs used for technical and economical purposes by the colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. Cape Town, 1854. 8vo. 53 pp. Second edition,
Page lxxiii - Dyak who brought it me assured me it was grown over with moss although alive, and it was only after a most minute examination that I could convince myself it was not so.