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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors

Samuel Austin Allibone - American literature - 1859 - 3140 pages
...absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them, to be as active as that soul was, al p M~Mb 1 B G xd 0 >g u2 C 5 ah+ Ռ5 efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that bred them. I know they are ля lively and as...
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Rifle, Axe, and Saddle-bags

William Henry Milburn, Thomas Binney - Blind - 1860 - 151 pages
...men ; and thereafter to confine in prison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors; for books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a progeny of life in them, to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are. Nay, they do preserve, as in vial, the purest efficacy and extraction of...
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The Prose and Prose Writers of Britain from Chaucer to Ruskin: With ...

Robert Demaus - English literature - 1860 - 552 pages
...and thereafter to confine, imprison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors, — for books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a,...progeny of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve, as in a vial, the purest efficacy and extraction...
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Russell's Magazine

Paul Hamilton Payne - Literature, Modern - 1860
...absolntelv dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them to be as active n that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve, as in a vial, the purest efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that bred them. Unless wariness be used, as good almost...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - Bible - 1861
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Milton, James Montgomery - 1861
...men ; and thereafter to confine in prison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors ; for books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a progeny of life in them, to be aa active as that soul was whose progeny they are. Nay, they do preserve, as in a vial, the purest...
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The Victoria Regia: A Volume of Original Contributions in Poetry ..., Issue 11

Adelaide Anne Procter - English literature - 1861 - 349 pages
...not absolutely dead things, but doe contain a potencie of Life in them to be as active as that soule whose progeny they are; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest eflicacie anil extraction of that living intellect that bred them. — 1 know they are as lively, and...
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The Victoria Regia: A Volume of Original Contributions in Poetry ..., Issue 11

Adelaide Anne Procter - English literature - 1861 - 349 pages
...not absolutely dead things, but doe contain a potencie of Life in them to be as active as that soule whose progeny they are; nay, they do preserve^ as in a vial the purest efficacie and extraction of that living intellect that_ bred them.— I know they are as lively, and...
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The Great Books: Essays on the Classics

Joseph A. Galdon - Classical literature - 1989 - 143 pages
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Your Maximum Mind

Herbert Benson, William Proctor - Medical - 1989 - 254 pages
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