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" As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand ; when the Coliseum falls, Rome will fall; when Rome falls, the world will fall. "
A Catalogue of Books of the Mercantile Library Association: Of Boston ... - Page 26
by Mercantile Library Association (Boston, Mass.) - 1850 - 170 pages
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 8

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805
...proverbial expression, which is recorded in the eighUi century, in the fragments of the venerable Bede: " As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand ;...fall; when .Rome falls, the " world will fall."** In the modern system of war, a situation commanded by three hills would not be chosen for a fortress...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 8

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1816
...proverbial expression, which is recorded in the eighth century, in the fragments of the venerable Bede: "As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand;...Rome will fall; when Rome " falls, the world will fall52." In the modern system of war, a situation commanded by three hills would not he chosen for...
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Rome, in the nineteenth century: containing a complete account of ..., Volume 2

Charlotte Anne Waldie Eaton - Rome (Italy) - 1820
...memorable prophesy of the pilgrims in that age—" While the Coliseum stands, Rome will stand—when the Coliseum falls, Rome will fall— when Rome falls, the world will fall."* The world was very near its fall, indeed, a few years ago, if its fate depended on that of the Coliseum,...
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The Christian Journal, and Literary Register, Volume 5

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1821
...of the northern pilgrims, - who saw it in the eighth century, recorded by the venerable Bede : — " As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand;...will fall ; when Rome falls, the world will fall." But what neglect and the ravages of time could not have done, the struggles of contending factions,...
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Travels in France and Italy, in 1817 and 1818

William Berrian - France - 1821 - 403 pages
...exclamation of the northern pilgrims, who saw it in the eighth century, recorded by the venerable Bede:—" As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand;...will fall; when Rome falls, the world will fall." But what neglect and the ravages of time could not have done, the struggles of contending factions,...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 8

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1825
...proverbial expression, which is recorded in the eighth century, in the fragments of the venerable Bede : -4* long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand ; when...falls, Rome will fall ; when Rome falls, the world will fall.1 In the modern system of war, a situation commanded by three hills would not be chosen for a...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1826
...proverbial expression, which is recorded in the eighth century, in the fragments of the venerable Bede : "As long as the Coliseum stands, Rome shall stand ; when the Coliseum falls, lióme will fall ; when Rome falls, the world will fall."52 In the modern system of war, a situation...
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A description of the antiquities and other curiosities of Rome: from ...

Edward Burton - Rome (Italy) - 1828
...may well have received the account of this building from the Anglo-Saxon pilgrims. He says of it, " As long as the Coliseum stands, " Rome shall stand...Rome will fall : when Rome falls, the world " will fall."y We may contrast with this the words of Martial, who saw it in all its splendour, when first...
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A Description of the Antiquities and Other Curiosities of Rome ..., Volume 2

Edward Burton - Rome - 1828 - 343 pages
...may well have received the account of' this building frdm the Anglo-Saxon pilgrims. ' He says of it, "As long as the Coliseum stands, "Rome shall stand: when the Coliseum 'lalS, "Rome will fall: w^ien Rpme "will fall:"y We may contrast with this the words of Martial, who...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 4

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1829
...233,) pronouucts the rapine of the Barbarians to bo the unani germanamque causam {огатШшхц when the Coliseum falls, Rome will fall ; when Rome falls, the world \yill fall."(52) In the modern system of war, a situation commanded by three hills would not be chosen...
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