workman:

mondonoir:
“The hand-drawn diagram of the earth’s structure in Plate IX represents one of the stages in which there is The Universal conflagration or final Dissolution of the Earth by Fire.” – Matthew D. Eddy [read the rest here]
Thomas Wright of Durham, A New Theory of the Earth Founded upon and More Fully Explaining the Universal Phenomenon of Earthquakes (Plate IX); the Magnet and Doctrine of Tides (circa. 1773)

workman:

mondonoir:

“The hand-drawn diagram of the earth’s structure in Plate IX represents one of the stages in which there is The Universal conflagration or final Dissolution of the Earth by Fire.” – Matthew D. Eddy [read the rest here]

Thomas Wright of Durham, A New Theory of the Earth Founded upon and More Fully Explaining the Universal Phenomenon of Earthquakes (Plate IX); the Magnet and Doctrine of Tides (circa. 1773)