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" It can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate metal before it; draw out, without breaking, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift a ship of war like a bauble in the air. It can embroider muslin and forge anchors, cut steel into ribbons, and impel... "
The Glasgow Mechanics' Magazine; and Annals of Philosophy - Sivu 436
1824
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The Englishman's library [ed. by E. H. L.].

Englishman - 1824
...rend an oak, is nothing * Swartz of Cologne, 1340. to it. It can engrave a seal, or crush masses of metal like wax before it — draw out, without breaking,...as gossamer, and lift a ship of war like a bauble into the air; it can embroider muslin, and forge anchors — cut steel into ribbands, and impel loaded...

The American Farmer, 1825

John S Skinner - 1825
...varied, distributed, and applied. The trunk of an elephant that can pick up a pin or rend an oak, is nothing to it It can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate metal like wax before the sun; it can draw out. without breaking, a thread as fine as a gossamer, and lift a ship of war...

Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers ..., Nide 1

Perry Fairfax Nursey - 1825
...varied, distributed, and applied. , The trank of an elephant, that can pick up a pin or rend au oak is nothing: to it. It can engrave a seal and crush masses of obdurate metal lake-wax — draw out, without break-: ing, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift a ship of war like...

A Course of Lectures on the Steam Engine: Delivered Before the Members of ...

Charles Frederick Partington - 1826 - 92 sivua
...stupendous alike for its force and flexibility, for the prodigious power which it can exert, and the ease, precision, and ductility with which it can be varied,...It can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate reotals before it ; draw out, without breaking, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift up a ship of...

The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Nide 9

Reuben Percy - 1826
...varied, distributed, and applied. The trunk of an elephant that can pick np a pin, or rend an oak, is nothing to it. It can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate metals like wax before it ; draw out, without breaking, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift a ship...

The Literary and Scientific Class Book: Embracing the Leading Facts and ...

Levi Washburn Leonard - 1827 - 318 sivua
...varied, distributed, and applied. The trunk of an elephant, that can pick up a pin or rend an oak, is nothing to it. It can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate metal before it, — draw out, without breaking, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift up a ship of war...

An Illustration of the Principles of Elocution ...

William Brittingham Lacey - 1828 - 300 sivua
...varied, distributed and applied. The trunk of an elephant that can pick up a pin, or rend an oak, is nothing to it. It can engrave a seal, and crush masses...without breaking, a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift up a ship of war like a bauble in the air. It can embroider muslin, and forge anchors, cut steel into...

Stuart's Descriptive History of the Steam Engine

Robert Stuart - 1829 - 249 sivua
...varied, distributed, and applied. The trunk of an elephant that can pick up a pin or rend an oak, is nothing to it : it can engrave a seal, and crush masses of obdurate metal like wax before it; draws out without breaking a thread as fine as a gossamer, and lift a ship of war like a bauble in...

The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science, and ..., Nide 2

1829
...can engrave a seal, and crush masses of ohdurate metal like wax hefore it, draw out, without hreaking a thread, as fine as gossamer, and lift a ship of war like a hauhle in the air. It can emhroider muslins and forge anchors, cut steel into rihhands, and impel loaded...

A Practical System of Rhetoric: Or, The Principles and Rules of Style ...

Samuel Phillips Newman - 1829 - 252 sivua
...example. The subject is the steam engine. "It can engrave a seal, and'crush masses of obdurate metal before it ; draw out without breaking a thread as fine as gossamer, and lift up a ship of war like a bauble in the air. It can embroider muslin and forge anchors — cut steel...




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