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" I conceive it will not be out of place here to give a short account of their rise, and of their effect on the progress of physical science. "
The Chemical News and Journal of Physical Science - Page 160
1865
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A Holiday in South Africa

Ralph Watts Leyland - 1882 - 408 pages
...We had noticed ffi a 1 several on the wayside as we approached the hill on our upward ride. It may not be out of place here to give a short account of the event known as the Isandhlwana disaster. When war was declared, in January 1879, against Ketchwayo...
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The Fisheries of the Adriatic and the Fish Thereof: A Report of the Austro ...

G. L. Faber - 1883 - 424 pages
...the inquiries on the subject of its fauna, on which subject so much remains to be done, and it may not be out of place here to give a short account of the general results of this work as regards the chorology in the Quarnero. Dr. Lorenz has found the...
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Science, Volume 1

John Michels (Journalist) - 1895 - 758 pages
...this textbook. Since the book is only a year old, and since its title is rather misleading, it may not be out of place here to give a short account of it. Its strong point is that along •with the study of the morphology of the seed, the root, the stem,...
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Short Records of the Missionary Work of the Rev. Edward Porter of the London ...

Martha Kilpin Porter - 1885 - 94 pages
...Paul Leighton and others died. As frequent reference has previously been made to Paul Leighton, it may not be out of place here to give a short account of his early life. When quite young he was one among very many of the heathen and Mahomedan people of...
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The Scottish Antiquary: Or, Northern Notes & Queries

1893 - 444 pages
...thence to start operations. The Preceptory or Quhair was built by the Knights of St. John, and it may not be out of place here to give a short account of their history. The Knights of Jerusalem were the outcome of religious merchants who traded between Melphi,...
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Science, Volume 1

John Michels (Journalist) - 1895 - 818 pages
...MAY 3, 1895.] 497 Since the book is only a year old, and since its title is rather misleading, it may not be out of place here to give a short account of it. Its strong point is that along with the study of the morphology of the seed, the root, the stem,...
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Congressional Serial Set

1899 - 858 pages
...refer frequently to the commercial organizations doing a salmon-packing business in Alaska, it may not be out of place here to give a short account of the growth of this industry, in order that the references may be properly understood, although an account...
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Japan, Our New Ally

Alfred Stead - 1902 - 282 pages
...distant stations. They are all on the home station, and are all kept in high-class condition. It may not be out of place here to give a short account of an experience which I had with respect to the Japanese navy. Last year I was with Mrs Stead in Seoul,...
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Outing, Volume 39

1902 - 780 pages
...been pursuing, and which was represented in only one or two collections in the world. Perhaps it would not be out of place here to give a short account of the kno^ n species of hartebeests and a description of the several groups into which the sub-family...
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Early German Music in Philadelphia ...

Robert Rutherford Drummond - 1910 - 112 pages
...Lyon composed music at least ten years before Billings did, while the latter was yet a child. It will not be out of place here to give a short account of Frances Hopkinson, laying particular stress upon his musical labors, especially as regards German music....
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