And his Essay on the Human Understanding (1690) is almost a Bible to men of education during the same period; its lightest word treasured.
It is also noticeable as illustrating the latinizing tendency of an age which gave classic form to the lightest essays of the fancy.
The relative weights of atoms. He took hydrogen, the lightest substance known, to be the standard.
The animal is ` brown,' of a shade from orange or tawny to quite blackish; the tail and feet are ordinarily the darkest, the head lightest, often quite whitish; the ears usually have a whitish rim, while on the throat there is usually a large tawny-yellowish or orange-brown patch, from the chin to the fore legs, sometimes entire, sometimes broken into a number of smaller, irregular blotches, sometimes wanting, sometimes prolonged on the whole under surface, when the animal is bicolor like a stoat in summer.
The lightest of the monumental stone quarried at Quincy is called gold-leaf; it is bluish-green gray, speckled with black and light yellow brown.
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