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Figure 16

Two images on the same page in a book. One shows the back of an elderly hand the other a wrinkled apple to illustrate the origin of certain mountain ranges resulting from shrinking of the interior

Back of hand and wrinkled apple, to illustrate the origin of certain mountain ranges resulting from shrinking of the interior', by James Nasmyth.