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Anecdotes, Religious, Moral, and Entertaining: Alphabetically Arranged and ... - Page 20
by Charles Buck - 1841 - 514 pages
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The Lounger's Common-place Book: Or, Miscellaneous Anecdotes. A Biographic ...

Jeremiah Whitaker Newman - Anecdotes - 1796 - 296 pages
...form a fcale of the curioiities of modern art, not to collect medals, or to collate manufcripts: — but to dive into the depth of dungeons, to plunge into the infection of hofpitals, to furvty the manfions of forrow and pain ; to take the gauge and diminuons of mifery, depreffion,...
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The Philosophy of Medicine: Or, Medical Extracts on the Nature of Health and ...

Robert John Thornton - Medicine - 1799 - 560 pages
...to form a fcale of the curiofity of modern arts ; not to colleft medals, or to collate manufcripts; but to dive into the depth of dungeons,. to plunge into the infeftion of hofpitals ; to furvey themanfions of forrow and of pain ; to take the gauge and dimenfions...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800 - 488 pages
...of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the- curiosity of modern art ; not to collecl medals, or collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the depth of...of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take the gauge and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten,...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800 - 490 pages
...of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the- curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts ; but to dive into the depth of dungeons, to plunge into the infe6\ion of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take the gauge and dimensions...
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The New Universal Biographical Dictionary, and American ..., Volume 3

James Hardie - Biography - 1802 - 486 pages
...— not to make accurate measurements of ancient grandeur — nor to form a scale of the curiosities of modern art — not to collect medals, or to collate...hospitals — to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain — to take the guage and dimensions of misery, depression and comfort — to remember the forgotten...
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Prospect: Or, View of the Moral World, Volume 1

Christianity - 1803 - 430 pages
...curiosity of modern art, not to collect medals or collate manuscripts, but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into the infection of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take tha .guage and dimensions of misery, to rememb'er the forgotten, to attend to the neglected,...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 3

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1807 - 458 pages
...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts :— but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten,...
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The Prosaic Garland: Consisting of Upwards of Two-hundred Pieces Selected ...

John Evans - English prose literature - 1807 - 318 pages
...curiosity of modern art: not to collect menials, or collate maouicripts, but to dive into the depths of dungeons, to plunge into the infection of hospitals, to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain, to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt, to remember the forgotten,...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 3

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1807 - 464 pages
...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : — but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt; to remember the forgotten,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807 - 560 pages
...curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : — but to dive into the depths of dungeons ; to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; t take the gage and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt ; to remember the forgotten,...
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