The Earth

[0.3] And, in addition to all the things this clock showed on its faces, it also had a quite excellent striking mechanism for the hour and quarter of the hour and at the same time also the purest chimes. And for this whole extremely complicated elaborate mechanism, it had only one single clock weight. In a nutshell, this clock had no match anywhere in the whole civilized world.

[0.4] But none of this is of any importance, nor was the fact that it served such varied purposes in such an extremely correct way; but that all these activities, which varied so much from each other, were all put into the most expedient motion by only one and the same clock weight, this was the real marvel of this clock.

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