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" Home, the distinguished anatomist, it is found that this is the very process by which Flies and other insects of a similar description are enabled to walk up perpendicular surfaces, however smooth, as the sides of walls and panes of glass in windows,... "
The London Magazine - Page 579
by John Scott, John Taylor - 1827
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A discourse of the objects, advantages, and pleasures of science [by H.P ...

Henry Peter Brougham (1st baron Brougham and Vaux.) - 1827
...above two hundred weight, that is, near 15 pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a lute most curious discovery of Sir Everard Home, the distinguished...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room with their bodies downwards and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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A Discourse of the Objects, Advantages, and Pleasures of Science

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Mathematics - 1828 - 187 pages
...it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near fifteen pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room with their bodies downwards and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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Olive Branch, Volume 1

Universalism - 1828
...fifteen pounds on every square inch of the hand. By a late most curious discovery of sir K i watd Home, it is found that this is the very process by which flies and oilier insects of a similar desctiption are enabled to walk up perpendicular surfaces, however smooth,...
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Library of Useful Knowledge: Natural philosophy, Volume 1

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) - 1829
...it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near fifteen pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...the very process by which Flies and other insects "I' it similar description are enabled to walk up perpendicular surfaces, however smooth, as the sides...
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Library of Useful Knowledge: Natural Philosophy...

Physics - 1829
...it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near fifteen pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...it is found that this is the very process by which Flics and other insects of a similar description are enabled to walk up perpendicular surfaces, however...
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Inaugural address on the application of classical and scientific education ...

William Daniel Conybeare - 1831
...it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near fifteen pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room with their bodies downwards and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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The American Library of Useful Knowledge, Volume 1

Boston Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge - Science - 1831 - 320 pages
...on it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near 1 5 pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room with their bodies downwards and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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A Treatise on Mechanics, Volume 1

Henry Kater (Captain), Dionysius Lardner - Mechanics - 1831 - 287 pages
...on it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near 15 pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now! by a late most curious discovery of Sir Everard Home - distinguished anatomist, it is found that this is the very process by which Flies and other insects...
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The Methodist Review, Volume 3; Volume 14

Methodist Church - 1832
...on it with the weight of above two hundred weight, that is, near 15 pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a late most curious discovery of...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room with their bodies downward and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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The Reader and Speaker: Containing Lessons for Rhetorical Reading and ...

Samuel Putnam - Readers - 1836 - 215 pages
...near 15 pounds on every square inch of the hand. Now, by a fate most curious discovery of Sir Edward Home, the distinguished anatomist, it is found that...to walk as easily along the ceiling of a room, with their bodies downwards and their feet over head. Their feet, when examined by a microscope, are found...
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