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The newest of these, connected with the higher series of coal- measures, is well exhibited along the shores of the Forth, in Fifeshire, where they consist of basalt with olivine, amygdaloid, greenstone, wacke and tuff. ” The Student's Elements of Geology, - Sir Charles Lyell.
“ A beautiful bust of gray- wacke in our possession probably represents the same king. ” The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers, - Georg Ebers.

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