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Sacred and Legendary Art, Vol. 1: Containing Legends of the Angels and ...
Mrs. Anna Jameson
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Page 273 - Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying. But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof.
Page 344 - Murray's Encyclopaedia of Geography ; comprising a complete Description of the Earth : Exhibiting its Relation to the Heavenly Bodies, its Physical Structure, the Natural History of each Country, and the Industry, Commerce, Political Institutions, and Civil and Social State of All Nations. Second Edition ; with 82 Maps, and upwards of 1,000 other Woodcuts. 8vo. price 60s. Neale.
Page 316 - And stood at His feet behind Him weeping, and began to wash His feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs of her head, and kissed His feet, and anointed them with the ointment.
Page 220 - This he said, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bare what was put therein.
Page 27 - Above it stood the Seraphims: each one had six wings; with twain he covered his face, and with twain he covered his feet, and with twain he did fly.
Page 155 - Now when this was noised abroad, the multitude came together, and were confounded, because that every man heard them speak in his own language.
Page 343 - Treasury of Natural History; or, a Popular Dictionary of Animated Nature : In which the Zoological Characteristics that distinguish the different Classes, Genera, and Species, are combined with a variety of interesting Information illustrative of the Habits, Instincts, and General Economy of the Animal Kingdom.
Page 187 - As for Saul, he made havoc of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women, committed them to prison.
Page 333 - The Cabinet Lawyer: A Popular Digest of the Laws of England, Civil and Criminal ; with a Dictionary of Law Terms. Maxims, Statutes, and Judicial Antiquities ; Correct Tables of Assessed Taxes, Stamp Duties, Excise Licenses, and Post-Horse Duties ; PostOffice Regulations ; and Prison Discipline. 17th Edition, comprising the Public Acts of the Session 1858.
Page 30 - Speak, ye who best can tell, ye sons of light, Angels: for ye behold him, and with songs And choral symphonies, day without night Circle his throne rejoicing; ye in heaven, On earth join all ye creatures to extol Him first, him last, him midst, and without end.