The poet alone knows astronomy, chemistry
, vegetation and animation, for he does not stop at these facts, but employs them as signs.
I am reading the Agricultural Chemistry
," said this excellent baronet, "because I am going to take one of the farms into my own hands, and see if something cannot be done in setting a good pattern of farming among my tenants.
, Ida, may perhaps do no harm; but your scheme, Clara, is out of the question.
But he looked across a million years, at two mad creatures who had slipped the leach of the generations and who were back in the darkness of spawning life ere dawning intelligence had modified the chemistry
of such life to softness of consideration.
Then the chemistry
of vision would begin to work, and they would troop in review across his mind, each, by contrast, multiplying Ruth's glories.
Michael did not want to howl, but the chemistry
of his being was such that he reacted to music as compulsively as elements react on one another in the laboratory.
The following year, at twenty years of age, Emil Gluck was enrolled as an instructor of chemistry
in the University of California.
The life of his body, and of every fibre of his body, the life that was the very substance of his body and that was apart from his own personal life, had yearned toward this light and urged his body toward it in the same way that the cunning chemistry
of a plant urges it toward the sun.
If I introduced chemistry
in general into the conversation he begged me not to spoil his happy holiday hours with his daughter and me, by leading him back to his work-a-day thoughts.
the gracious mistress said) with experiments in chemistry
She did not have the expert's eye for the depth of chest, the wide nostrils, the recuperative lungs, and the muscles under their satin sheaths-- crypts of energy wherein lurked the chemistry
At so much a week, they had engaged the services of a young man (pers onally known to Benjamin), who was employed in a laboratory under a professor of chemistry
, and who had distinguished himself by his skillful manipulation of paper in a recent case of forgery on a well-known London firm.