Alexander Crawford Lindsay Crawford, Letters on Egypt, Edom, and the Holy Land: Volume 1 (page 95)
For as a Pyramis, beginning at a point, by little and little dilateth into all parts […]
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(See the entry for pyramis inWebster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)