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<SPAN name="INDEX" id="INDEX"></SPAN>INDEX.</h2> <div class="index"> <ul class="IX"> <li>Abyssinia, Page <SPAN href="#Page_142">142</SPAN></li> <li>Adhesion, <SPAN href="#Page_201">201</SPAN> <br /></li> <li>Affinity, Chemical, <SPAN href="#Page_197">197</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_199">199</SPAN></li> <li>Air, <SPAN href="#Page_17">17</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>fixed, <SPAN href="#Page_112">112</SPAN></li> </ul></li> <li>Albert Durer, <SPAN href="#Page_130">130</SPAN></li> <li>Alchemy, <SPAN href="#Page_194">194</SPAN></li> <li>Alcohol, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Alexander, <SPAN href="#Page_161">161</SPAN></li> <li>Alexandria, <SPAN href="#Page_168">168</SPAN></li> <li>Allspice or Pimento, <SPAN href="#Page_51">51</SPAN></li> <li>Alluvial formations, <SPAN href="#Page_152">152</SPAN></li> <li>Almonds, <SPAN href="#Page_61">61</SPAN></li> <li>Alphabet, invention of, <SPAN href="#Page_43">43</SPAN></li> <li>Alum, <SPAN href="#Page_74">74</SPAN></li> <li>Alumina, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Amalgam, <SPAN href="#Page_20">20</SPAN></li> <li>Amber, <SPAN href="#Page_18">18</SPAN></li> <li>Ambergris, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN></li> <li>Analysis and Combination, <SPAN href="#Page_195">195</SPAN></li> <li>Anemometer, <SPAN href="#Page_206">206</SPAN></li> <li>Angelo, Michael, <SPAN href="#Page_162">162</SPAN></li> <li>Anno Domini, <SPAN href="#Page_35">35</SPAN></li> <li>Apelles, <SPAN href="#Page_182">182</SPAN></li> <li>Apollo, <SPAN href="#Page_178">178</SPAN></li> <li>Arabic, gum, <SPAN href="#Page_94">94</SPAN></li> <li>Arabia, Felix and Deserta, <SPAN href="#Page_72">72</SPAN></li> <li>Archipelago, <SPAN href="#Page_32">32</SPAN></li> <li>Architecture, <SPAN href="#Page_156">156</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>orders of, <SPAN href="#Page_159">159</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_160">160</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Argil, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Armenia, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN></li> <li>Arrow-root, <SPAN href="#Page_134">134</SPAN></li> <li>Arsenic, <SPAN href="#Page_126">126</SPAN></li> <li>Artesian Wells, <SPAN href="#Page_203">203</SPAN></li> <li>Arts, <SPAN href="#Page_190">190</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>liberal, <SPAN href="#Page_190">190</SPAN><br /></li> <li>fine, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN><br /></li> <li>mechanical, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Art of writing, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN></li> <li>Asbestus, <SPAN href="#Page_76">76</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN></li> <li>Astronomy, science of, <SPAN href="#Page_187">187</SPAN></li> <li>Athenians, <SPAN href="#Page_23">23</SPAN></li> <li>Atmosphere, <SPAN href="#Page_17">17</SPAN></li> <li>Attraction, <SPAN href="#Page_201">201</SPAN></li> <li>Audiphone, <SPAN href="#Page_204">204</SPAN></li> <li>Aurora, the, <SPAN href="#Page_21">21</SPAN></li> <li>Aurora Borealis, <SPAN href="#Page_22">22</SPAN></li> <li>Australia, <SPAN href="#Page_31">31</SPAN></li> <li>Author, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN></li> <li>Azores, islands of, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Azote gas, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN></li> </ul> <ul class="IX"> <li>Babel, tower of, <SPAN href="#Page_144">144</SPAN></li> <li>Babylon, <SPAN href="#Page_145">145</SPAN></li> <li>Bacon, Roger, <SPAN href="#Page_99">99</SPAN></li> <li>Baize, <SPAN href="#Page_32">32</SPAN></li> <li>Barbarians, <SPAN href="#Page_170">170</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_183">183</SPAN></li> <li>Barilla or Soda, <SPAN href="#Page_105">105</SPAN></li> <li>Bark, <SPAN href="#Page_35">35</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Peruvian, <SPAN href="#Page_36">36</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Barley, <SPAN href="#Page_24">24</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>sugar, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Barometer, <SPAN href="#Page_96">96</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Aneroid, <SPAN href="#Page_203">203</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Barrel organ, <SPAN href="#Page_179">179</SPAN></li> <li>Bathometer, <SPAN href="#Page_206">206</SPAN></li> <li>Beaver, <SPAN href="#Page_70">70</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_71">71</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_74">74</SPAN></li> <li>Bell, A.G., <SPAN href="#Page_204">204</SPAN></li> <li>Black lead, <SPAN href="#Page_122">122</SPAN></li> <li>Blowpipe, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN></li> <li>Bodies, natural, <SPAN href="#Page_197">197</SPAN></li> <li>Bombazine, <SPAN href="#Page_40">40</SPAN></li> <li>Books first printed, <SPAN href="#Page_59">59</SPAN></li> <li>Books, of what made, <SPAN href="#Page_37">37</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_57">57</SPAN></li> <li>Bottles, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN></li> <li>Box, musical, <SPAN href="#Page_179">179</SPAN></li> <li>Brandy, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Brass, <SPAN href="#Page_84">84</SPAN></li> <li>Bread-fruit, <SPAN href="#Page_86">86</SPAN></li> <li>Bricks, <SPAN href="#Page_144">144</SPAN></li> <li>Butter, vegetable, <SPAN href="#Page_87">87</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>tree, <SPAN href="#Page_87">87</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Cable, <SPAN href="#Page_214">214</SPAN></li> <li>Cacao-nut tree, <SPAN href="#Page_27">27</SPAN></li> <li>Cadmus, <SPAN href="#Page_43">43</SPAN></li> <li>Calaminaris, Lapis, <SPAN href="#Page_84">84</SPAN></li> <li>Calcareous rocks, <SPAN href="#Page_150">150</SPAN></li> <li>Calico, <SPAN href="#Page_28">28</SPAN></li> <li>Caloric, <SPAN href="#Page_14">14</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_114">114</SPAN></li> <li>Calomel, <SPAN href="#Page_97">97</SPAN></li> <li>Cambray, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN></li> <li>Cambric, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN></li> <li>Camera Obscura, <SPAN href="#Page_209">209</SPAN></li> <li>Camlet, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN></li> <li><span class="pagenum"><SPAN name="Page_220" id="Page_220"></SPAN>[220]</span></li> <li>Camphor, <SPAN href="#Page_140">140</SPAN></li> <li>Candles, <SPAN href="#Page_106">106</SPAN></li> <li>Candy, Sugar, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN></li> <li>Cannon, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> <li>Canoe, <SPAN href="#Page_36">36</SPAN></li> <li>Cantaleup, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN></li> <li>Canvas, <SPAN href="#Page_33">33</SPAN></li> <li>Caoutchouc, <SPAN href="#Page_107">107</SPAN></li> <li>Capers, <SPAN href="#Page_61">61</SPAN></li> <li>Carbon, <SPAN href="#Page_112">112</SPAN></li> <li>Carbonic acid, <SPAN href="#Page_112">112</SPAN></li> <li>Carmine, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Carpets, <SPAN href="#Page_32">32</SPAN></li> <li>Carthage, <SPAN href="#Page_164">164</SPAN></li> <li>Cashmere shawls, <SPAN href="#Page_46">46</SPAN></li> <li>Cassia, <SPAN href="#Page_40">40</SPAN></li> <li>Castor or beaver, <SPAN href="#Page_70">70</SPAN></li> <li>Castor oil, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN></li> <li>Cat, civet, <SPAN href="#Page_141">141</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>domestic, singular property of its fur, <SPAN href="#Page_19">19</SPAN><br /></li> <li>gut, <SPAN href="#Page_179">179</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Caviare, <SPAN href="#Page_135">135</SPAN></li> <li>Cayenne pepper, <SPAN href="#Page_53">53</SPAN></li> <li>Chaldea, <SPAN href="#Page_187">187</SPAN></li> <li>Chalk, <SPAN href="#Page_115">115</SPAN></li> <li>Charcoal, <SPAN href="#Page_81">81</SPAN></li> <li>Chemistry, <SPAN href="#Page_193">193-200</SPAN></li> <li>Cherry-tree, <SPAN href="#Page_35">35</SPAN></li> <li>Chinese or India ink, <SPAN href="#Page_76">76</SPAN></li> <li>China orange, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Chocolate, <SPAN href="#Page_27">27</SPAN></li> <li>Chronometer, <SPAN href="#Page_206">206</SPAN></li> <li>Chrysalis, <SPAN href="#Page_42">42</SPAN></li> <li>Cider, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Cinnamon, <SPAN href="#Page_39">39</SPAN></li> <li>Citrons, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Clay or argil, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Clocks, <SPAN href="#Page_98">98</SPAN></li> <li>Cloth, <SPAN href="#Page_29">29</SPAN></li> <li>Cloves, <SPAN href="#Page_38">38</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_39">39</SPAN></li> <li>Coal, <SPAN href="#Page_81">81</SPAN></li> <li>Cochineal, <SPAN href="#Page_37">37</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_38">38</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Cocoa-nut tree, <SPAN href="#Page_34">34</SPAN></li> <li>Coffee, <SPAN href="#Page_26">26</SPAN></li> <li>Cohesion, <SPAN href="#Page_201">201</SPAN></li> <li>Coin, <SPAN href="#Page_165">165</SPAN></li> <li>Combustion, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN></li> <li>Compass, Mariners', <SPAN href="#Page_95">95</SPAN></li> <li>Commerce, <SPAN href="#Page_170">170</SPAN></li> <li>Constellations, <SPAN href="#Page_188">188</SPAN></li> <li>Consul, Roman, <SPAN href="#Page_147">147</SPAN></li> <li>Copernicus, <SPAN href="#Page_189">189</SPAN></li> <li>Copper, <SPAN href="#Page_83">83</SPAN></li> <li>Copperas, <SPAN href="#Page_75">75</SPAN></li> <li>Coral, <SPAN href="#Page_109">109-112</SPAN></li> <li>Cork, <SPAN href="#Page_37">37</SPAN></li> <li>Corn, <SPAN href="#Page_23">23</SPAN></li> <li>Cotton, <SPAN href="#Page_28">28</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>gins, <SPAN href="#Page_29">29</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Cow-tree, <SPAN href="#Page_88">88</SPAN></li> <li>Crape, <SPAN href="#Page_40">40</SPAN></li> <li>Cretans, <SPAN href="#Page_23">23</SPAN></li> <li>Crimson, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Crusades, <SPAN href="#Page_172">172</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_173">173</SPAN></li> <li>Crystallization, <SPAN href="#Page_14">14</SPAN></li> <li>Currants, <SPAN href="#Page_46">46</SPAN></li> <li>Cyrus, <SPAN href="#Page_146">146</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Damask, <SPAN href="#Page_34">34</SPAN></li> <li>Dates, <SPAN href="#Page_68">68</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_69">69</SPAN></li> <li>Decomposition, <SPAN href="#Page_196">196</SPAN></li> <li>Deluge, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN></li> <li>Dew, <SPAN href="#Page_13">13</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_14">14</SPAN></li> <li>Diamond, <SPAN href="#Page_127">127</SPAN></li> <li>Diaper, <SPAN href="#Page_33">33</SPAN></li> <li>Distillation, process of, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Drake, Sir Francis, <SPAN href="#Page_92">92</SPAN></li> <li>Dyeing, things used in, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Dynamite, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> <li>Dynamo-electric machine, <SPAN href="#Page_214">214</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Eads, Jas. B, <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Earths, <SPAN href="#Page_151">151</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>argillaceous, <SPAN href="#Page_152">152</SPAN><br /></li> <li>calcareous, <SPAN href="#Page_150">150</SPAN><br /></li> <li>silicious, <SPAN href="#Page_152">152</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Earthenware, <SPAN href="#Page_55">55</SPAN></li> <li>Earthquakes, <SPAN href="#Page_155">155</SPAN></li> <li>Ear-trumpet, <SPAN href="#Page_204">204</SPAN></li> <li>Ebony, <SPAN href="#Page_132">132</SPAN></li> <li>Edison, Thos. A., <SPAN href="#Page_205">205</SPAN></li> <li>Egyptian Pyramids, <SPAN href="#Page_158">158</SPAN></li> <li>Egyptians, <SPAN href="#Page_23">23</SPAN></li> <li>Electrical machine, <SPAN href="#Page_19">19</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>properties in bodies, <SPAN href="#Page_19">19</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Electricity, <SPAN href="#Page_18">18</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_210">210</SPAN></li> <li>Electric Battery, <SPAN href="#Page_211">211</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Current, <SPAN href="#Page_210">210</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Electro-Magnet, <SPAN href="#Page_104">104</SPAN> <br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Magnetic Teleg'ph., <SPAN href="#Page_104">104</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_213">213</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Electron, <SPAN href="#Page_18">18</SPAN></li> <li><span class="pagenum"><SPAN name="Page_221" id="Page_221"></SPAN>[221]</span></li> <li>Electrotyping, <SPAN href="#Page_212">212</SPAN></li> <li>Elephant, <SPAN href="#Page_133">133</SPAN></li> <li>Emerald, <SPAN href="#Page_129">129</SPAN></li> <li>Engraving, <SPAN href="#Page_130">130</SPAN></li> <li>Ermine, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN></li> <li>Etruscans, <SPAN href="#Page_182">182</SPAN></li> <li>Evergreen, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Fermentation, acetous, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>vinous, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Ferro, <SPAN href="#Page_88">88</SPAN></li> <li>Field, Cyrus W., <SPAN href="#Page_214">214</SPAN></li> <li>Figs, <SPAN href="#Page_48">48</SPAN></li> <li>Fine arts, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN></li> <li>Fitch, John, <SPAN href="#Page_103">103</SPAN></li> <li>Flannel, <SPAN href="#Page_34">34</SPAN></li> <li>Flax, <SPAN href="#Page_33">33</SPAN></li> <li>Flint, <SPAN href="#Page_153">153</SPAN></li> <li>Floating, <SPAN href="#Page_202">202</SPAN></li> <li>Florence, <SPAN href="#Page_64">64</SPAN></li> <li>Fossil or rock salt, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN></li> <li>Franks, <SPAN href="#Page_170">170</SPAN></li> <li>Frankincense, <SPAN href="#Page_142">142</SPAN></li> <li>Franklin, Benj., <SPAN href="#Page_215">215</SPAN></li> <li>Fulton, Robert, <SPAN href="#Page_103">103</SPAN></li> <li>Fur, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN></li> </ul> <ul class="IX"> <li>Galileo, <SPAN href="#Page_101">101</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_189">189</SPAN></li> <li>Galls, <SPAN href="#Page_75">75</SPAN></li> <li>Gamboge, <SPAN href="#Page_139">139</SPAN></li> <li>Gas, <SPAN href="#Page_114">114</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>hydrogen, <SPAN href="#Page_114">114</SPAN><br /></li> <li>nitrogen or azote, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN><br /></li> <li>oxygen, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Gelatine, <SPAN href="#Page_135">135</SPAN></li> <li>Gems, <SPAN href="#Page_127">127</SPAN></li> <li>Genoa, <SPAN href="#Page_63">63</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_172">172</SPAN></li> <li>Geologist, <SPAN href="#Page_151">151</SPAN></li> <li>Geology, <SPAN href="#Page_151">151</SPAN></li> <li>Geometry, <SPAN href="#Page_102">102</SPAN></li> <li>Gin, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Ginger, <SPAN href="#Page_50">50</SPAN></li> <li>Glass, <SPAN href="#Page_53">53</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>house, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN><br /></li> <li>windows, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN><br /></li> <li>looking, <SPAN href="#Page_55">55</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Gloves, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN></li> <li>Goat, Angora, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN></li> <li>Gold, <SPAN href="#Page_118">118</SPAN></li> <li>Goths, <SPAN href="#Page_170">170</SPAN></li> <li>Granite, <SPAN href="#Page_148">148</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_149">149</SPAN></li> <li>Gravitation, <SPAN href="#Page_201">201</SPAN></li> <li>Gravity, <SPAN href="#Page_202">202</SPAN></li> <li>Gray, Elisha, <SPAN href="#Page_205">205</SPAN></li> <li>Gulf Stream, <SPAN href="#Page_215">215</SPAN></li> <li>Gum, <SPAN href="#Page_93">93</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>arabic, <SPAN href="#Page_94">94</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Gunpowder, <SPAN href="#Page_99">99</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> <li>Guns, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Hail, <SPAN href="#Page_16">16</SPAN></li> <li>Harp, <SPAN href="#Page_176">176</SPAN></li> <li>Hats, <SPAN href="#Page_70">70</SPAN></li> <li>Hemp, <SPAN href="#Page_33">33</SPAN></li> <li>Herculaneum, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Hermetic Seal, <SPAN href="#Page_96">96</SPAN></li> <li>Herschel, Sir William, <SPAN href="#Page_190">190</SPAN></li> <li>Hieroglyphics, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN></li> <li>Holland, <SPAN href="#Page_33">33</SPAN></li> <li>Honey, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Hops, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Howe, Elias, <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Hybla, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Hydrogen, <SPAN href="#Page_114">114</SPAN></li> <li>Hymettus, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Ice, <SPAN href="#Page_15">15</SPAN></li> <li>Idria, quicksilver mines of, <SPAN href="#Page_97">97</SPAN></li> <li>India rubber, <SPAN href="#Page_107">107</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>or Chinese ink, <SPAN href="#Page_76">76</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Indigo, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Ink, <SPAN href="#Page_74">74</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>used by the ancients, <SPAN href="#Page_75">75</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Inlaying, <SPAN href="#Page_132">132</SPAN></li> <li>Insect, coral, <SPAN href="#Page_109">109</SPAN>-<SPAN href="#Page_111">111</SPAN></li> <li>Ionians, <SPAN href="#Page_60">60</SPAN></li> <li>Iron, <SPAN href="#Page_82">82</SPAN></li> <li>Isinglass, <SPAN href="#Page_132">132</SPAN></li> <li>Islands, Volcanic, <SPAN href="#Page_155">155</SPAN></li> <li>Ivory, <SPAN href="#Page_135">135</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Jaca tree, <SPAN href="#Page_87">87</SPAN></li> <li>Japanese, <SPAN href="#Page_181">181</SPAN></li> <li>Jetties of the Mississippi, <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Jupiter, <SPAN href="#Page_148">148</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Kaleidoscope, <SPAN href="#Page_210">210</SPAN></li> <li>Kiln, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Lace, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN></li> <li>Lapis calaminaris, <SPAN href="#Page_84">84</SPAN></li> <li>Laudanum, <SPAN href="#Page_91">91</SPAN></li> <li>Laws, How made, <SPAN href="#Page_148">148</SPAN></li> <li>Lead, <SPAN href="#Page_121">121</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>black, <SPAN href="#Page_122">122</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Leather, <SPAN href="#Page_72">72</SPAN></li> <li>Legislative Powers, <SPAN href="#Page_147">147</SPAN></li> <li><span class="pagenum"><SPAN name="Page_222" id="Page_222"></SPAN>[222]</span></li> <li>Lemon, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Lenses, <SPAN href="#Page_95">95</SPAN></li> <li>Leo the Tenth, <SPAN href="#Page_184">184</SPAN></li> <li>Lesseps, Ferd. de, <SPAN href="#Page_217">217</SPAN></li> <li>Levant, <SPAN href="#Page_75">75</SPAN></li> <li>Libanus, Mount, <SPAN href="#Page_90">90</SPAN></li> <li>Licorice, <SPAN href="#Page_89">89</SPAN></li> <li>Light, <SPAN href="#Page_207">207</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Drummond, <SPAN href="#Page_207">207</SPAN><br /></li> <li>Electric, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_211">211</SPAN><br /></li> <li>Lime, <SPAN href="#Page_207">207</SPAN><br /></li> <li>Magnesium, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Lightning, <SPAN href="#Page_17">17</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Rod, <SPAN href="#Page_215">215</SPAN></li> </ul></li> <li>Lime, a fruit, <SPAN href="#Page_63">63</SPAN></li> <li>Lime, an earth, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_112">112</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>quick, <SPAN href="#Page_150">150</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Linen, <SPAN href="#Page_32">32</SPAN></li> <li>Liquids, <SPAN href="#Page_197">197</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_198">198</SPAN></li> <li>Lithography, <SPAN href="#Page_131">131</SPAN></li> <li>Loadstone, <SPAN href="#Page_95">95</SPAN></li> <li>Logwood, <SPAN href="#Page_139">139</SPAN></li> <li>Lombards, <SPAN href="#Page_170">170</SPAN></li> <li>Lucca, <SPAN href="#Page_64">64</SPAN></li> <li>Lucullus, <SPAN href="#Page_35">35</SPAN></li> <li>Lungs, <SPAN href="#Page_89">89</SPAN></li> <li>Lyre, <SPAN href="#Page_178">178</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>McCormick, Cyrus H., <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Mace, <SPAN href="#Page_51">51</SPAN></li> <li>Magic, <SPAN href="#Page_99">99</SPAN></li> <li>Mahogany, <SPAN href="#Page_107">107</SPAN></li> <li>Malt, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Maltese orange, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Mangoes, <SPAN href="#Page_85">85</SPAN></li> <li>Manioc plant, <SPAN href="#Page_134">134</SPAN></li> <li>Manna, <SPAN href="#Page_89">89</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_90">90</SPAN></li> <li>Marble, <SPAN href="#Page_116">116</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>Parian, <SPAN href="#Page_117">117</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Mariners' compass, <SPAN href="#Page_95">95</SPAN></li> <li>Marine salt, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN></li> <li>Marl, <SPAN href="#Page_101">101</SPAN></li> <li>Mathematics, <SPAN href="#Page_101">101</SPAN></li> <li>Mead, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Mechanics, <SPAN href="#Page_102">102</SPAN></li> <li>Mediterranean, <SPAN href="#Page_171">171</SPAN></li> <li>Megaphone, <SPAN href="#Page_206">206</SPAN></li> <li>Melons, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN></li> <li>Mercury, <SPAN href="#Page_97">97</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>the god, <SPAN href="#Page_178">178</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Metals, primitive, <SPAN href="#Page_83">83</SPAN></li> <li>Metallurgy, <SPAN href="#Page_123">123</SPAN></li> <li>Microphone, <SPAN href="#Page_205">205</SPAN></li> <li>Microscope, <SPAN href="#Page_102">102</SPAN></li> <li>Milan, <SPAN href="#Page_40">40</SPAN></li> <li>Millet, <SPAN href="#Page_50">50</SPAN></li> <li>Mineral oil, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>tar, <SPAN href="#Page_140">140</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Mines, <SPAN href="#Page_84">84</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>coal, <SPAN href="#Page_81">81</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Mint, <SPAN href="#Page_166">166</SPAN></li> <li>Mirrors, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_55">55</SPAN></li> <li>Mohair, <SPAN href="#Page_46">46</SPAN></li> <li>Mahomed, <SPAN href="#Page_72">72</SPAN></li> <li>Money, <SPAN href="#Page_163">163</SPAN></li> <li>Morphia, <SPAN href="#Page_91">91</SPAN></li> <li>Mortar, <SPAN href="#Page_148">148</SPAN></li> <li>Morse, S.F.B., <SPAN href="#Page_213">213</SPAN></li> <li>Mosque, <SPAN href="#Page_72">72</SPAN></li> <li>Mother-of-pearl, <SPAN href="#Page_132">132</SPAN></li> <li>Mt. Cenis Tunnel, <SPAN href="#Page_216">216</SPAN></li> <li>Muscles, <SPAN href="#Page_21">21</SPAN></li> <li>Music, vocal, <SPAN href="#Page_176">176</SPAN></li> <li>Musical instruments, <SPAN href="#Page_174">174</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>boxes, <SPAN href="#Page_179">179</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Musk, <SPAN href="#Page_141">141</SPAN></li> <li>Myrrh, <SPAN href="#Page_141">141</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Nantes, Edict of, <SPAN href="#Page_45">45</SPAN></li> <li>Natron, <SPAN href="#Page_105">105</SPAN></li> <li>Nature, kingdom of, <SPAN href="#Page_197">197</SPAN></li> <li>Navigation, <SPAN href="#Page_166">166</SPAN>-<SPAN href="#Page_174">174</SPAN></li> <li>Nabuchodonosor, <SPAN href="#Page_146">146</SPAN></li> <li>Needles, <SPAN href="#Page_57">57</SPAN></li> <li>Nero, <SPAN href="#Page_185">185</SPAN></li> <li>New South Wales, <SPAN href="#Page_31">31</SPAN></li> <li>Newton, Sir Isaac, <SPAN href="#Page_189">189</SPAN></li> <li>Nicotine, <SPAN href="#Page_92">92</SPAN></li> <li>Nitre, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> <li>Nitrogen, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN></li> <li>Northern Lights, <SPAN href="#Page_22">22</SPAN></li> <li>Nutmegs, <SPAN href="#Page_50">50</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Oats, <SPAN href="#Page_24">24</SPAN></li> <li>Obelisk, <SPAN href="#Page_158">158</SPAN></li> <li>Oils, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN></li> <li>Oil, olive, <SPAN href="#Page_64">64</SPAN></li> <li>Oil, castor, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>mineral, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Olives, <SPAN href="#Page_63">63</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_64">64</SPAN></li> <li>Olive branch, the emblem of Plenty, <SPAN href="#Page_64">64</SPAN></li> <li>Opium, <SPAN href="#Page_91">91</SPAN></li> <li><span class="pagenum"><SPAN name="Page_223" id="Page_223"></SPAN>[223]</span></li> <li>Orange, <SPAN href="#Page_61">61</SPAN></li> <li>Ore, <SPAN href="#Page_83">83</SPAN></li> <li>Organ, barrel, <SPAN href="#Page_179">179</SPAN></li> <li>Oxide, <SPAN href="#Page_83">83</SPAN></li> <li>Oxygen, <SPAN href="#Page_113">113</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Painters, celebrated, <SPAN href="#Page_184">184</SPAN></li> <li>Painting, art of, <SPAN href="#Page_180">180</SPAN></li> <li>Palm, <SPAN href="#Page_68">68</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_69">69</SPAN></li> <li>Palma Christi, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN></li> <li>Pantheon, <SPAN href="#Page_146">146</SPAN></li> <li>Paper, invention of, <SPAN href="#Page_57">57</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>mill, <SPAN href="#Page_58">58</SPAN><br /></li> <li>linen, <SPAN href="#Page_58">58</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Papyrus, <SPAN href="#Page_58">58</SPAN></li> <li>Parchment, <SPAN href="#Page_59">59</SPAN></li> <li>Pearls, <SPAN href="#Page_131">131</SPAN></li> <li>Pearl oyster, <SPAN href="#Page_131">131</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>barley, <SPAN href="#Page_24">24</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Pendulum, <SPAN href="#Page_98">98</SPAN></li> <li>Pepper, <SPAN href="#Page_52">52</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>cayenne, <SPAN href="#Page_53">53</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Pericles, <SPAN href="#Page_159">159</SPAN></li> <li>Perry, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Petroleum, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN></li> <li>Phenicia, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN></li> <li>Philosopher's stone, <SPAN href="#Page_194">194</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_195">195</SPAN></li> <li>Phonograph, <SPAN href="#Page_205">205</SPAN></li> <li>Phosphorus, <SPAN href="#Page_125">125</SPAN></li> <li>Photography, <SPAN href="#Page_209">209</SPAN></li> <li>Pins, <SPAN href="#Page_57">57</SPAN></li> <li>Pimento, <SPAN href="#Page_51">51</SPAN></li> <li>Pisa, <SPAN href="#Page_172">172</SPAN></li> <li>Pitch, <SPAN href="#Page_140">140</SPAN></li> <li>Platina, <SPAN href="#Page_123">123</SPAN></li> <li>Pliny, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_182">182</SPAN></li> <li>Plumbago, <SPAN href="#Page_122">122</SPAN></li> <li>Poetry, <SPAN href="#Page_185">185</SPAN>-<SPAN href="#Page_187">187</SPAN></li> <li>Poets, celebrated, <SPAN href="#Page_186">186</SPAN></li> <li>Polypus, <SPAN href="#Page_108">108</SPAN></li> <li>Pompeii, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Porcelain, <SPAN href="#Page_56">56</SPAN></li> <li>Potash, <SPAN href="#Page_53">53</SPAN></li> <li>Potatoes, <SPAN href="#Page_24">24</SPAN></li> <li>Primitive Earths, <SPAN href="#Page_153">153</SPAN></li> <li>Printing, <SPAN href="#Page_59">59</SPAN></li> <li>Prism, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN></li> <li>Protestant, <SPAN href="#Page_58">58</SPAN></li> <li>Ptolemies, <SPAN href="#Page_189">189</SPAN></li> <li>Pyramid, <SPAN href="#Page_158">158</SPAN></li> <li>Pythagoras, <SPAN href="#Page_188">188</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Quicksilver, <SPAN href="#Page_97">97</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Rabbins, <SPAN href="#Page_55">55</SPAN></li> <li>Rain, <SPAN href="#Page_16">16</SPAN></li> <li>Rainbow, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN></li> <li>Raisins, <SPAN href="#Page_47">47</SPAN></li> <li>Raleigh, Sir Walter, <SPAN href="#Page_92">92</SPAN></li> <li>Raphael, <SPAN href="#Page_183">183</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_184">184</SPAN></li> <li>Refugee, <SPAN href="#Page_58">58</SPAN></li> <li>Republic, <SPAN href="#Page_65">65</SPAN></li> <li>Resin, gum, <SPAN href="#Page_93">93</SPAN></li> <li>Rhubarb, <SPAN href="#Page_94">94</SPAN></li> <li>Rice, <SPAN href="#Page_48">48</SPAN></li> <li>Rock or fossil salt, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>calcareous, <SPAN href="#Page_150">150</SPAN><br /></li> <li>transition, <SPAN href="#Page_151">151</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Roebling, John A., <SPAN href="#Page_217">217</SPAN></li> <li>Rubies, <SPAN href="#Page_128">128</SPAN></li> <li>Rum, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Rye, <SPAN href="#Page_24">24</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Sable, <SPAN href="#Page_74">74</SPAN></li> <li>Sago, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>palm, <SPAN href="#Page_50">50</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Salt, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_79">79</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>marine, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN><br /></li> <li>rock, <SPAN href="#Page_78">78</SPAN><br /></li> <li>spring, <SPAN href="#Page_79">79</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Saltpetre, <SPAN href="#Page_100">100</SPAN></li> <li>Saracens, <SPAN href="#Page_168">168</SPAN></li> <li>Scarlet, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Schools of painting, <SPAN href="#Page_184">184</SPAN></li> <li>Sciences, Arts and, <SPAN href="#Page_190">190</SPAN></li> <li>Sculpture, <SPAN href="#Page_160">160</SPAN></li> <li>Seal, an animal, <SPAN href="#Page_74">74</SPAN></li> <li>Senate, <SPAN href="#Page_147">147</SPAN></li> <li>Sesostris, <SPAN href="#Page_177">177</SPAN></li> <li>Seville orange, <SPAN href="#Page_62">62</SPAN></li> <li>Shoes, <SPAN href="#Page_72">72</SPAN></li> <li>Sicilians, <SPAN href="#Page_23">23</SPAN></li> <li>Sidon, <SPAN href="#Page_167">167</SPAN></li> <li>Silex, <SPAN href="#Page_153">153</SPAN></li> <li>Silicious earths, <SPAN href="#Page_152">152</SPAN></li> <li>Silk, <SPAN href="#Page_41">41</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_45">45</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>worm, <SPAN href="#Page_42">42</SPAN>-<SPAN href="#Page_43">43</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Silver, <SPAN href="#Page_119">119</SPAN></li> <li>Slate, <SPAN href="#Page_149">149</SPAN></li> <li>Snow, <SPAN href="#Page_16">16</SPAN></li> <li>Soap, <SPAN href="#Page_105">105</SPAN></li> <li>Soda, <SPAN href="#Page_105">105</SPAN></li> <li>Specific Weight, <SPAN href="#Page_202">202</SPAN></li> <li>Spectacles, <SPAN href="#Page_94">94</SPAN></li> <li><span class="pagenum"><SPAN name="Page_224" id="Page_224"></SPAN>[224]</span></li> <li>Spectrum, <SPAN href="#Page_208">208</SPAN></li> <li>Spermaceti, <SPAN href="#Page_106">106</SPAN></li> <li>Spinning-jenny, <SPAN href="#Page_30">30</SPAN></li> <li>Spirits of wine, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Sponge, <SPAN href="#Page_108">108</SPAN></li> <li>Starch, <SPAN href="#Page_133">133</SPAN></li> <li>Steam engine, <SPAN href="#Page_102">102</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>navigation, <SPAN href="#Page_103">103</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Steel, <SPAN href="#Page_150">150</SPAN></li> <li>Stethoscope, <SPAN href="#Page_204">204</SPAN></li> <li>Stereoscope, <SPAN href="#Page_209">209</SPAN></li> <li>Stereotyping, <SPAN href="#Page_212">212</SPAN></li> <li>Still, <SPAN href="#Page_137">137</SPAN></li> <li>Stockings, <SPAN href="#Page_71">71</SPAN></li> <li>Strata, <SPAN href="#Page_151">151</SPAN></li> <li>Suez Canal, <SPAN href="#Page_216">216</SPAN></li> <li>Sugar, <SPAN href="#Page_48">48</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>candy, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN><br /></li> <li>barley, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN><br /></li> <li>maple, <SPAN href="#Page_49">49</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Sulphur, <SPAN href="#Page_124">124</SPAN></li> <li>Sumatra, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN></li> <li>Suspension Bridges, <SPAN href="#Page_217">217</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Tallow, <SPAN href="#Page_106">106</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>tree, <SPAN href="#Page_106">106</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Tamarinds, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN></li> <li>Tan, <SPAN href="#Page_73">73</SPAN></li> <li>Tapioca, <SPAN href="#Page_134">134</SPAN></li> <li>Tar, <SPAN href="#Page_139">139</SPAN></li> <li>Tasimeter, <SPAN href="#Page_206">206</SPAN></li> <li>Tasmania, <SPAN href="#Page_31">31</SPAN></li> <li>Tea, <SPAN href="#Page_25">25</SPAN></li> <li>Telegraph, <SPAN href="#Page_104">104</SPAN>, <SPAN href="#Page_213">213</SPAN></li> <li>Telephone, <SPAN href="#Page_204">204</SPAN></li> <li>Telescope, <SPAN href="#Page_101">101</SPAN></li> <li>Thebes, <SPAN href="#Page_43">43</SPAN></li> <li>Thermometer, <SPAN href="#Page_97">97</SPAN></li> <li>Thermo-Electricity, <SPAN href="#Page_211">211</SPAN></li> <li>Thibet Goat, <SPAN href="#Page_46">46</SPAN></li> <li>Thunder, <SPAN href="#Page_17">17</SPAN></li> <li>Tides, <SPAN href="#Page_201">201</SPAN></li> <li>Tin, <SPAN href="#Page_120">120</SPAN></li> <li>Tobacco, <SPAN href="#Page_91">91</SPAN></li> <li>Toddy, <SPAN href="#Page_34">34</SPAN></li> <li>Tortoise, <SPAN href="#Page_178">178</SPAN></li> <li>Tower, leaning of Pisa, <SPAN href="#Page_172">172</SPAN></li> <li>Troy, <SPAN href="#Page_177">177</SPAN></li> <li>Turpentine, <SPAN href="#Page_143">143</SPAN></li> <li>Turquois, <SPAN href="#Page_129">129</SPAN></li> <li>Tuscans, <SPAN href="#Page_182">182</SPAN></li> <li>Twilight, <SPAN href="#Page_21">21</SPAN></li> <li>Tyre, <SPAN href="#Page_167">167</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>United States Government, <SPAN href="#Page_147">147</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Vapor, <SPAN href="#Page_14">14</SPAN></li> <li>Vellum, <SPAN href="#Page_60">60</SPAN></li> <li>Velvet, <SPAN href="#Page_45">45</SPAN></li> <li>Venice, <SPAN href="#Page_171">171</SPAN></li> <li>Venus, <SPAN href="#Page_171">171</SPAN></li> <li>Vine, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Vinegar, <SPAN href="#Page_138">138</SPAN></li> <li>Vitriol, <SPAN href="#Page_75">75</SPAN></li> <li>Volcanic formations, <SPAN href="#Page_152">152</SPAN></li> <li>Volcano, <SPAN href="#Page_154">154</SPAN></li> <li>Vulcanite, <SPAN href="#Page_108">108</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Watches, <SPAN href="#Page_98">98</SPAN></li> <li>Water, <SPAN href="#Page_14">14</SPAN><br /> <ul class="IX"> <li>melon, <SPAN href="#Page_67">67</SPAN><br /></li> <li>decomposition of by vegetables, <SPAN href="#Page_15">15</SPAN><br /></li> <li>tree, <SPAN href="#Page_88">88</SPAN><br /></li> </ul></li> <li>Wax, <SPAN href="#Page_106">106</SPAN></li> <li>Weaving, <SPAN href="#Page_30">30-32</SPAN></li> <li>Whale, <SPAN href="#Page_66">66</SPAN></li> <li>Whitney, Eli, <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Wieliczca, <SPAN href="#Page_80">80</SPAN></li> <li>Wind, <SPAN href="#Page_17">17</SPAN></li> <li>Windows, <SPAN href="#Page_54">54</SPAN></li> <li>Wine, <SPAN href="#Page_136">136</SPAN></li> <li>Woad, <SPAN href="#Page_139">139</SPAN></li> <li>Wood, Jethro, <SPAN href="#Page_218">218</SPAN></li> <li>Wood engraving, <SPAN href="#Page_130">130</SPAN></li> <li>Wool, <SPAN href="#Page_29">29-31</SPAN></li> <li>Writing, art of, <SPAN href="#Page_191">191</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Yams, <SPAN href="#Page_85">85</SPAN></li> </ul><ul class="IX"> <li>Zinc, <SPAN href="#Page_84">84</SPAN></li> <li>Zoophytes, <SPAN href="#Page_108">108</SPAN></li> </ul> </div> <h3>THE END.</h3> <pre> End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of A Catechism of Familiar Things; Their History, and the Events Which Led to Their Discovery, by Benziger Brothers
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