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" Viewing these tribes in the most careless way, as a system of subaqueous vegetation, or even in a merely picturesque light, we see the depths of the ocean shadowed with submarine groves, often of vast extent, intermixed with meadows, as it were, of the... "
The chemistry of creation - Page 478
by Robert Ellis (F.L.S.) - 1850
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A history of the vegetable kingdom

William Rhind - 1841
...meadow? as it were of the most lively hues, while tli* trunks of the larger species, like the giant tror< of the tropics, are loaded with innumerable minute kinds as fine as silk, and delicate as tinmost transparent membrane. Nor must we furget that while thousands and tens of thousand...
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The ocean

Philip Henry Gosse - 1849
...way, as a system of subaqueous vegetation, or even in a merely picturesque light, we see the depths of ocean shadowed with submarine groves, often of vast...; while the trunks of the larger species, like the great trees of the tropics, are loaded with innumerable minute kinds, as fine as silk, or transparent...
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The Illustrated London magazine, ed. by R.B. Knowles, Volumes 17-18

Richard Brinsley Knowles - 1864
...meadows as it were of the most lively hues; whilst the trunks of the Urge species like the giant-trees of the tropics, are loaded with innumerable minute...thousands of quadrupeds, birds, and insects, depend for their very existence on the land-vegetation immediately surrounding us, countless hosts of creatures...
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A History of the Vegetable Kingdom: Embracing the Physiology of Plants, with ...

William Rhind - Botany - 1857 - 720 pages
...way, as a system of subaqueous vegetation, or even in a merely picturesque light, we see the depths of ocean shadowed with submarine groves, often of vast...loaded with innumerable minute kinds as fine as silk, and delicate as the most transparent membrane. Nor must we forget that while thousands and tens of...
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The broad, broad ocean and some of its inhabitants

William Jones (F.S.A.) - Marine animals - 1871 - 452 pages
...Britannica," "in the most careless way, as a system of subaqueous vegetation, we see the depths of ocean shadowed with submarine groves, often of vast...hues, while the trunks of the larger species, like the great trees of the tropics, are loaded with innumerable minute kinds, as fine as silk, or transparent...
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The School board readers. Standard i(iii-vi), ed. by a former H.M ..., Volume 1

School board readers - 1872
...such quantities that the depths of the ocean seem shadowed with groves, often of vast extent, mixed with meadows, as it were, of the most lively hues ; while the trunks of the larger kinds of these plants, like the great trees on the land, are covered with smaller kinds as fine as...
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The School Board Readers: Standard III : Adapted to the Requirements of the ...

Arithmetic - 1872 - 160 pages
...such quantities that the depths of the ocean seem shadowed with groves, often of vast extent, mixed with meadows, as it were, of the most lively hues ; while the trunks of the larger kinds of these plants, like the great trees on the land, are covered with smaller kinds as fine as...
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The Water World: A Popular Treatise on the Broad, Broad Ocean. Its Laws; Its ...

J. Wesley Van Dervoort - Ocean - 1886 - 502 pages
...tribes of sea-weed in the most careless way, as a system of subaqueous vegetation, we see the depths of ocean shadowed with submarine groves, often of vast...hues, while the trunks of the larger species, like the great trees of the tropics, are loaded with innumerable minute kinds, as fine as silk, or transparent...
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