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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...
- Lancashire Evening Post. 19 October 1931. The Huttonian, The Magazine of Hutton Grammar School and the Old Huttonian ****ociation. No 37, December 1957. The Guardian...
- London: Macmillan. p. 166. Playfair, John 1802. Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. Edinburgh. Playfair added an important observation...
- https://archive.org/details/NHM104643 Playfair, John (1802). Illustration of the Huttonian Theory. Edinburgh: Cadell & Davies. at archive.org Life of Rev. David...
- Society" John Playfair (1748–1819), mathematician, "Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth" William Robertson (1721–1793), one of founders of...
- mineralogy, and gained a love of geology from Playfairs Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory. At the age of nineteen he became a partner in a branch of his...
- catastrophe, involved him in a lively dispute with the upholders of the Huttonian theory. His geological work was marred by an implicit belief in the universal...
- 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...
- 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...
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