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" because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated others. But the reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed,... "
Geological Magazine - Page 26
edited by - 1879
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Biblical Repository and Classical Review

Religion - 1837
...becau.u the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, l of Cicero. His and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is simultaneously raised and depressed, so that it either...
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The Biblical repositor (and quarterly observer) [afterw.] The American ...

Edward Robinson - 1840
...because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up, and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is simultaneously raised and depressed, so that it either...
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The American Biblical Repository, Volume 9

Theology - 1837
...because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is simultaneously raised and depressed, so that it either...
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The Ancient Straits of Malvern: An Essay on the Former Marine Conditions ...

James Buckman - Geology - 1849 - 25 pages
..." because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed, so that it either overflows or returns into its own place again. We must,...
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Outlines of British geology, chiefly of England and Wales

British geology - 1850
...because the lands covered by the sea were originally at different altitudes that the waters have risen or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated others ; but the reason is, that the land is sometimes raised up, and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is sometimes raised and depressed,...
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The Mediterranean: A Memoir Physical, Historical, and Nautical

William Henry Smyth - Mediterranean Sea - 1854 - 519 pages
...because the lands covered by the sea were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up, and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is simultaneously raised and depressed, so that it either...
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Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography: Iabadius-Zymethus

Sir William Smith - Classical geography - 1857
...because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed, so that it either overflows or returns into its own place again. We must therefore...
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Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, Volume 2

William Smith - Classical geography - 1857
...because the lands covered by seas were originally at din'erent altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated others. But the reason is, that the same laud is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed, so that it either overflows or returns into its...
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Proceedings

William Lant Carpenter, Frederick Adolph Leipner, Edward Waller Claypole, Edward Bernard Tawney - Natural history - 1866
...and Xanthus, as to the cause of shells being found at great elevations and distances from the sea. He says, " It is not because the lands covered by the...have arisen, or subsided, or receded from some parts, or inundated others. But the reason is, that the same land ig sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed,...
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Principles of Geology: Or, The Modern Changes of the Earth and Its ...

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1872 - 4 pages
...because the lands covered by seas were originally at different altitudes, that the waters have risen, or subsided, or receded from some parts and inundated...reason is, that the same land is sometimes raised up and sometimes depressed, and the sea also is simultaneously raised and depressed, so that it either...
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