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CABINET CYCLOPAEDIA.

LoNDoN: Printed by A. Spottiswoodf, New-Street-Square.

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ASTRO NO MY.
BY-
SIR John F. W. HERSCHEL, KN. GUELP.

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CORRESPONDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF PARIs, AND
other Foreign scienTific INSTITUTIONS.

LONDON :

PRINTED For
LONGMAN, REES, ORME, BROWN, GREEN, & LONG MAN,
PATERNOSTER-Row;

AND JOHN TAYLOR,
uppert Gower STREet.

“ET QUONIAM EADEM NATURA CUPIDITATEM INGENUIT Homi INIBUS VERI INVENIENDI, QUOD FACILLIME APPARET, CUM v.Acur cu RIs, ETIAM QUID IN coelo FIAT, scIRE Avem. Us: HIs INITIIs INnucTI om NIA vera DILIGIMUs; ID EST, FIDELIA, sIMPLIcIA, constanTIA; TUM VANA, FALSA, FALLENDIA odiMUs.” Cicero, DE FIN. Bon. ET MAL. ii. 14.

AND FORASMUCH AS NATURE ITSELF HAS IMPLANTED IN MAN A craving AFTER THE Discovery of TRUTH, (which APPEAR's Most CLEARLY FROM THIS, THAT, when UNOPPREssED BY CAREs, WE DELIGHT TO KNOW EVEN WHAT IS GOING ON IN THE HEAVENs,) — LED BY THIS INSTINCT, we LEARN To LovE ALL TRUTH Fort ITs own SAKE ; THAT IS To sax, Whatever. Is Faithful, SIMPLE, AND consistENT; while we Hold IN ABHORRENCE whatev ER Is EMPTY, DECEPTIVE, or UNTRUE.

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