Official Catalogue of the Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, 1851, Volume 2

Robert Ellis (F. L. S.)
Spicer Brothers, 1851 - 320 pagina's
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Pagina 12 - And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand. And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and bound him a thousand years, and cast him into the bottomless pit, and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should deceive the nations no more, till the thousand years should be fulfilled : and after that he must be loosed a little season.
Pagina 12 - Tarver. . . .His work is really a valuable addition to our Dictionary shelf— the most important shelf in every man's library. The nice skill with which he has compared and contrasted the phrases of the two most influential of modern tongues can hardly be over-praised.
Pagina 10 - Manufactures ; but, above all, in the success of the Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations, which the JOURNAL OF DESIGN AND MANUFACTURES consistently supported as a theory, long before it became a great fact.
Pagina 18 - MURRAY'S FLUID MAGNESIA. ,. Prepared under the immediate care of the Inventor, and established for upwards of Thirty Years by the PROFESSION, for removing BILE, ACIDITIES, and INDIGESTION, RESTORING APPETITE, preserving a moderate state of the Bowels, and dissolving Uric Acid In Ņ. GRAVEL and GOUT; also as an easy Remedy for Sea Sickness, and for the febrile...
Pagina 9 - ... introduced; and above, the royal crown is found embedded in foliage. The friezes, forming the most important part of the sides of the body of the cradle, are composed of roses, poppies, conventional foliage, butterflies, and birds, while beneath them rise a variety of pinks, studied from nature. The edges and the insides of the rockers are enriched with the insignia of royalty and emblems of repose.
Pagina 5 - Lord's, and all that there'in | is : the compass of the world, and | they' that | dwell' there | in. 2 For he hath founded it up|on' the | seas : and prepared | it' up|on' the | floods. 3 Who shall ascend into the hill | of the | Lord : or who shall rise up | in...
Pagina 15 - WESTLEY'S improved PHANTASMAGORIA LANTERNS with the CHROMATROPE and DISSOLVING VIEWS, and every possible variety of Sliders, including Natural History, Comic, Lever, Moveable and Plain, Astronomical, Views in the Holy Land, Scriptural, Portraits, &c.
Pagina 10 - In the centre of the shield is a head of our Saviour.; The middle compartment, surrounded by a double line of ornamental work, is divided by a cross into four smaller compartments, which contain emblematic representations of the two Sacraments, Baptism and the Lord's Supper, with their Old Testament types — the opening of the fountain in the rock by Moses, aud the fall of manna.
Pagina 33 - The evaporation of the boiler, when in full work, is equal to 1,000-horse power, of 33,000 pounds per horse; the effective power, as measured by a dynamometer, is equal to 743-horse power. The weight of the engine in working order is 35 tons, which does not include the tender, which, under similar circumstances, weighs 17 tons 13 cwt.
Pagina 64 - Exhibition, exhibited a very remarkable instrument, called a typhoductor, or stormpointer — an instrument for obtaining by inspection the bearing and relative position of a revolving storm or hurricane. It is now a well ascertained fact, that great storms have a rotary motion, like a whirlwind. The theory commonly called the "law of storms," as made known in several publications by persons of ^eminence, has been established from thousands of well authenticated observations in different parts of...

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