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D. Appleton, 1863 - American fiction - 339 pages
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Page 127 - tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune Or to take arms against a sea of troubles And by opposing end them ? To die to sleep No more and by a sleep to say we end The heart-ache and the thousand natural shocks That flesh is heir to 'tis a consummation Devoutly to be wished. To die to sleep To sleep perchance to dream ay there's the rub For in that sleep of death what dreams may come When we have shuffled off this mortal coil Must give us pause.
Page 61 - Face that makes glorious their own, Know this, surely, at last. Honest love, honest sorrow, Honest work for the day, honest hope for the morrow, Are these worth nothing more than the hand they make weary, The heart they have sadden'd, the life they leave dreary ? Hush ! the sevenfold heavens to the voice of the Spirit Echo : He that o'ercometh shall all things inherit.
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Page 252 - All was ended now, the hope, and the fear, and the sorrow, All the aching of heart, the restless, unsatisfied longing, All the dull, deep pain, and constant anguish of patience ! And, as she pressed once more the lifeless head to her bosom, Meekly she bowed her own, and murmured,
Page 345 - Adventures of Gil Bias, of Santillane. Translated from the French of LE SAGE by T. SMOLLETT, MD Embellished with 500 Engravings after Designs by Gignoux.
Page 343 - The Manufacture of Photogenic or Hydro-carbon Oils, from Coal and other Bituminous Substances, capable of supplying Burning Fluids. By THOMAS ANTISELL, MD, Professor of Chemistry in the Medical Department of Georgetown College, DC, &c., &c.
Page 215 - Thou hast clothed me, warmed and fed me, Listen to my evening prayer. Let my sins be all forgiven ! Bless the friends I love so well ! Take me, when I die, to heaven, Happy there with thee to dwell ! VI.
Page 83 - Woman, contented in silent repose, Enjoys in its beauty life's flower as it blows, And waters and tends it with innocent heart ; Far richer than man with his treasures of art, And wiser by far in her circle confined Than he with his science and flights of the mind.
Page 210 - TiS gone, that bright and orbed blaze, Fast fading from our wistful gaze ; Yon mantling cloud has hid from sight The last faint pulse of quivering light.
Page 348 - Spanish Grammar. Being a New, Practical, and Easy Method of Learning the Spanish Language ; after the System of AF AHN, Doctor of Philosophy, and Professor at the College of Neuss. First American Edition, revised and enlarged.

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