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Flammarion

[fla-ma-ryawn] /fla maˈrüɔ̃/
noun
1.
(Nicolas) Camille
[nee-kaw-lah ka-mee-yuh] /ni kɔˈlɑ kaˈmi yə/ (Show IPA),
1842–1925, French astronomer and author.
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  • Here is Flammarion's arrangement of them in order of seeming brightness.

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  • The third period extends from 1877 to 1892, when Flammarion published his book.

    Mars and its Mystery Edward Sylvester Morse
  • Scientists like Flammarion and Huxley have supported this doctrine of Reincarnation.

    Reincarnation Swami Abhedananda
  • As Flammarion has said, there are only two sides to the question.

    The Universe a Vast Electric Organism George Woodward Warder
  • Behind the restaurant the wooded hill climbs on up toward the sky, and on its top Flammarion's observatory is perched.

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    Eleanor Hoyt Brainerd
  • Flammarion claims that the Chinese astronomers noted the five planets in conjunction in Capricornus, in the year 2449 b.c.

    A Field Book of the Stars William Tyler Olcott
  • Those who wish to have impressions of this kind deepened may be recommended to read the works of Proctor and Flammarion.

    Theism Robert Flint
  • In the lunar crater, known as Flammarion's Circle, a most typical branching crack is seen.

    Mars and its Mystery Edward Sylvester Morse
  • Gagneur and Flammarion at the same moment make mention of a hand.

    Mysterious Psychic Forces Camille Flammarion

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