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Huttonian
Huttonian Hut*to"ni*an, a. Relating to what is now called the Plutonic theory of the earth, first advanced by Dr. James Hutton. --Lyell.

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- and illustrations, 3 vols. John Playfair (1802), Illustrations of the Huttonian theory of the Earth John Playfair (1815), Explication de Playfair sur...
- University of Edinburgh. He is best known for his book Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth (1802), which summarised the work of James Hutton...
- London: Macmillan. p. 166. Playfair, John 1802. Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. Edinburgh. Playfair added an important observation...
- many internal and external organisations, one of these being the Old Huttonians ****ociation which is open to all previous attendees of the school. The...
- https://archive.org/details/NHM104643 Playfair, John (1802). Illustration of the Huttonian Theory. Edinburgh: Cadell & Davies. at archive.org Life of Rev. David...
- geology through his friendship with Hutton. His 1802 Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth were influential in the latter's success. John MacCulloch...
- John Playfair (1748–1819), mathematician, author of Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth William Robertson (1721–1793), one of the founders...
- could not be seen. In 1802 John Playfair, in his Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth, used Breislak's descriptions to support James Hutton's...
- established as a student society. John Playfair publishes Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth in Edinburgh, po****rising James Hutton's theory of...
- Aberdeen, at the age of 17. He performed quite well and had been given the Huttonian prize, the highest award at the college, by the end of his fourth year...
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