Fontenelle


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Fontenelle

(French fɔ̃tənɛl)
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(Biography) Bernard le Bovier de (bɛrnar lə bɔvje də). 1657–1757, French philosopher. His writings include Digressions sur les anciens et les modernes (1688) and Éléments de la géométrie de l'infini (1727)
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Magnificent scenery Wind River Mountains Treasury of waters A stray horse An Indian trail Trout streams The Great Green River Valley An alarm A band of trappers Fontenelle, his information Sufferings of thirst Encampment on the Seeds-ke- dee Strategy of rival traders Fortification of the camp The Blackfeet Banditti of the mountains Their character and habits
Fontenelle, an experienced leader, or "partisan," as a chief of a party is called in the technical language of the trappers.
Fontenelle informed Captain Bonneville that he was on his way from the company's trading post on the Yellowstone to the yearly rendezvous, with reinforcements and supplies for their hunting and trading parties beyond the mountains; and that he expected to meet, by appointment, with a band of free trappers in that very neighborhood.
On the following morning, July 27th, Fontenelle moved his camp across the river; while Captain Bonneville proceeded some little distance below, where there was a small but fresh meadow yielding abundant pasturage.
That he might in some measure, however, be even with his competitor, he dispatched two scouts to look out for the band of free trappers who were to meet Fontenelle in this neighborhood, and to endeavor to bring them to his camp.
Somewhat later another Frenchman, named Fontenelle, wrote `The Plurality of Worlds,' a
The mounts of Condamine and Fontenelle remained-- one on the right, the other on the left.
In light of writings by Fontenelle and Rist that cast the marvelous in optical terms, this paper examines discourses surrounding the wondrous nature of optical devices and the aesthetics of spectacle to which they give rise.
Included in the Phylum Nematoda, the family Anisakidae contains 24 genera and its representatives have great zoonotic potential (Martins, Onaka, & Fenerick, 2005; Fontenelle, Knoff, Felizardo, Lopes, & Sao Clemente, 2013).
A culpabilizacao dos individuos e apontada por Fontenelle (2010) como um dos atravessamentos do discurso do consumo responsavel, uma vez que e oferecida aos consumidores a opcao de comprar produtos de empresas que tenham maiores cuidados em relacao ao meio ambiente.
Como secretario de la Academie des Sciences, Fontenelle aprecio mucho este texto humoristico y le hizo atribuir--fuera de concurso--un premio de 500 libras en plata.
In a survey in areas of Atlantic rainforest in Minas Gerais State Fontenelle et al.