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Usher, like Scaliger and Petavius, had strictly conformed to the Hebrew chronology in all scriptural dates.
The merits of Petavius as a chronologer have been differently appreciated.
Here, they furrowed annular plateaus, such as Posidonius or Petavius.All Around the Moon|Jules Verne
Petavius is remarkable not only for its great size, but also for the rare feature of having a double rampart.The Story of the Heavens|Robert Stawell Ball
About a hundred and forty miles south of Petavius is the fourth great mountain ring lying on the same meridian.Pleasures of the telescope|Garrett Serviss