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At last, toward eleven o'clock, the people who were looking through the telescopes cried out "There they are
It was as if it quivered, but really this was the telescope vibrating with the activity of the clockwork that kept the planet in view.
For, although their largest telescopes do not exceed three feet, they magnify much more than those of a hundred with us, and show the stars with greater clearness.
A photographic plate exposed on a clear night reproduces the appearance of the portion of the sky concerned, with more or fewer stars according to the power of the telescope that is being used.
To effect that object it will be enough to establish a telescope on some elevated mountain.
The house of his rival was quite open to view; a garden exposed to the sun; cabinets with glass walls, shelves, cupboards, boxes, and ticketed pigeon-holes, which could easily be surveyed by the telescope.
Fentolin, who was holding the telescope to his eye, touched Hamel on the shoulder.
Belfast, director of the Cambridge Observatory, and reached the station of Long's Peak, where the telescope was erected which brought the moon within an apparent distance of two leagues.
Olive held out her hand for the telescope but Geraldine shook her head.
Aramis took a telescope from the bottom of the boat, focussed it silently, and passing it to the sailor, "Here," said he, "look
The boy carried the long telescope out on the veranda, and searched the sea.
I see him every day through my telescope upon the roof.