Matthew Fontaine Maury Quote

Physical geography invites you to consider the terrestrial machinery which makes day and night, seed-time and harvest; which lifts the vapor from the sea, forms clouds, and waters the earth; which clothes it with verdure and cheers it with warmth, or covers it with snow.


Physical Geography, Introductory (p. 5), University Publishing Co. 1894

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Physical geography invites you to consider the terrestrial machinery which makes day and night, seed-time and harvest; which lifts the vapor from the ...

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Physical geography invites you to consider the terrestrial machinery which makes day and night, seed-time and harvest; which lifts the vapor from the ...

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Physical geography invites you to consider the terrestrial machinery which makes day and night, seed-time and harvest; which lifts the vapor from the ...

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Physical geography invites you to consider the terrestrial machinery which makes day and night, seed-time and harvest; which lifts the vapor from the ...