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" Their gestures were frightful ; those who were completely under the influence of the opium talked incoherently ; their features were flushed, their eyes had an unnatural brilliancy, and the general expression of their countenances was horribly wild. "
The Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Annuals - Page 20
by Mrs. Loudon (Jane) - 1842 - 272 pages
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The Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and Art, Volume 28

Science - 1830
...potent drug. The gestures of the men were frightful. Those who were completely under the influence of opium talked incoherently. Their features were flushed, their eyes had an unnatural brilliancy, and the expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours. The...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, Volume 15

Medicine - 1829
...to know the truth, and, accordingly took my seat in the coffee-house, with half a dozen Theriakis. Their gestures were frightful ; those who were completely...expression of their countenances was horribly wild The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five: the dose varies from three grains...
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The Polar star, being a continuation of 'The Extractor', of entertainment ...

1829
...to know the truth, and, accordingly, took my seat in the coffee-house, with half a dozen Theriakis. Their gestures were frightful ; those who were completely...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five : the dose varies from three grains...
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The Journal of Health, Volume 1

Haile Sellassie I University. Public Health College and Training Center - Recreation - 1830
...to know the truth, and, accordingly, took my seat in the coffee-house with half a dozen Theriakis. Their gestures were frightful; those who were completely...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five : the dose varies from three grains...
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The New York medical and physical journal, Volume 9

John Brodhead Beck - Medicine - 1830
...potent drug. The gestures of the men were frightful. Those who were completely under the influence of opium talked incoherently. Their features were flushed, their eyes had an unnatural brilliancy, and the expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours. The...
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Calcutta Magazine and Monthly Register, Volumes 1-3

1830
...who were completely under the influenre of the opium talked incoherently, their features were Bushed, their eyes had an unnatural brilliancy, and the general expression of their countenances was horridlv wild. The effect i« dsually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five ; the close varies...
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The Olio: Or, Museum of Entertainment ..., Volume 7

History - 1831
...know the truth, and, accordingly took my seat in the coffee-bouse, with half-a-dozen 399 Theriahis.* Their gestures were frightful ; those who were completely...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usnally produced in two hours, and lasts four or five ; the dose varies from three grains...
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The Magazine of the beau monde; or, Monthly journal of fashion [afterw.] The ...

...resolved to know the truth, and accordingly took my seat in the coffee-house, with half a dozen theriakis. Their gestures were frightful; those who were completely...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five ; the dose varies from three grains...
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Encyclopædia americana, Volume 9

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, Henry Vethake - Reference - 1832
...&•<••, speaking of the opium eaters of Constantinople, whom he saw in a coffee-house frequented by them, says, " Their gestures were frightful ; those...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five. The dose varies from three grains...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 9

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1832
...coffee-house frequented by them, says, " Their gestures were frightful ; those who were complete!; under the influence of the opium talked incoherently...expression of their countenances was horribly wild. The effect is usually produced in two hours, and lasts four or five. The dose varies from three grains...
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