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Muscular Cout, and Pulse of the Arteries, effe&ted by a bind
273, 274, &c.
The Motion of the Gurs 289. Of the Liver and use of the
dules, and Vreters, their composition and Uses ibid.
The adapting all the Bones, Muscles, and Vejels, to their sec
veral Uses, and the joyning and compacting of them together
The Ceometrical Contrivance of the Muscles, and fitting them
for their several Motions and Actions, according to the exa&t.
and different Parts so close, that there should be no unneces-
Membranes capable of a prodigioits extention, use, in Gestation
of Iwins, &c.
The Parts that seem of little or no use, as the Fat, mewn to be
greatly weful 292, How separated from the Blood, and re-
ceived into it 12.11n
The Confideration of the Formation of the Focus in the Womb
wived, and liye
none Spontaneous, proved and vindicated, and the Obje&tions
Roots, which are his Natural Food, as likewise the Porpeje
The use of rapacious Crcatures swallowing fome of the Hair,
An Answer to an Objection against the Wisdom of God, in making
An Obje&tion against the Wisdom of God, in creating such a mul-
titude of useless Inselts, and some also noxious and pernicious
Wildom of God
Manifested in the
Pfal. 104. 24 How manifold are thy Works, O Lord! In Wif
dom bast thou made them all. N these Words are two Clauses, in the first whereof the Psalmist adınires the Multitude of God's Works, How manifold are thy Works, O Lord! In the se
cond he celebrates his Wisdoin in the Creation of them ; In Wisdom bast thou made them all.
Of the first of these I shall say little, only briefly run over the Works of this visible World, and give some guess at the Number of them ; whence it will
this account they will deserve Admiration, the Number of them being uninvestigable by us, and so affording us a demonstrative Proof of the unlimited extent of the Creator's Skill, and the fæcundity of his Wisdom and Power. That the number of corporeal Creatures is unmeasurably great, and known only to the Creator himself, may thus probably be collected : First of all, The Numbers of fix'd Stars is on all hands acknowledg’d to be next to infinite : Secondly, Every fix'd Star, in the now-receiv'd Hypothesis, is a Sun or Sun-like Body, and in like manner incircled with a Chorus of Planets moving about it ; for the fix'd Stars are not all placed in one and the fame concave Spherical Superficies, and equidistant from us, as they seem to be, but are varioully and disorderly situate, some nearer, some further off, just like Trees in a Wood or Forest ; as Gassendus exemplifies thein. And as in a Wood, tho' the Trees grow never so irregularly, yet the Eye of the Spectator, where ever placed or whitherfoever remov’d, describes still a Circle of Trees : So would it in like manner where-ever it were in the Forest or Stars, describe a spherical Superficies about it. Thirdly, Each of these Planets is in all likelihood furnished with as great variety of corporeal Creatures, animate and inanimate, as the Earth is, and all as different