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The beauties of The Spectator 2nd ed., revised and enlarged with The vision ... - Page 347
by Spectator The - 1816
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The Spectator, Volume 2

Literary Collections - 1718 - 342 pages
...up my « Morning Deydti'on*, I alcendeii the h:gh Hills of £<j,f</«, • in order to paft the reft of the Day^ in Meditation and • ' Prayer. As I was here airing my lelf on the Tops of the ' Mountains, I fell into a profound Contemplation on the ' Vanity <jf humane...
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The Moral Miscellany: Or, a Collection of Select Pieces, in Prose and Verse ...

English literature - 1773 - 376 pages
...and offered up my morning devotions, I afcended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pals the reft of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myfelf on the tops of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life...
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The Little Female Orators, Or Nine Evenings Entertainment, with Observations

1778
...wafhed myfelf, and offered up ray Devodons, lafcended the high Hill of dat, in order to pafs the reft of the Day in Meditation and Prayer. As I was here airing myfelf on the Tops of the Mountain, I fell intoaprofound Contemplation on the Vanity of human Life,...
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British Classics

Edward Francis Burney, Richard Corbould - History - 1786
...and offered up my morning devotions, I afcended the high hills *f Bagdat, in order to pafs the reft of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing mylelf on the tops of the mountains, I tell into a profound Contemplation on the лапку of human...
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Elegant extracts: or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose, selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - Literary Criticism - 1790 - 1019 pages
...and offered cp my morning devotions, I afcendcd the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pafs the rea of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myfelf on the top's of tbt mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life...
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The Prose Epitome: Or, Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining ...

English literature - 1792 - 456 pages
...and offered up my morning devotions, I ifouijcd the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pals the reft of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here, airing myfelf on the tops of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life...
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The Spectator, with Illustrative Notes: To which are Prefixed, the ..., Volume 3

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Robert Bisset - 1794
...them ; and shall begin with the first vision, which I have translated word for word as follows. ' On the fifth day of the moon, which according to the...my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, in order^o pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myself on...
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Interesting anecdotes, memoirs, allegories, essays, and poetical ..., Volume 2

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1794
...my morning devotions, I afcended up the ( 213 ) the high hills of Bagdad, in order to pafs the reft of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myfelf on the top of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life;...
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A Real Treasure for the Pious Mind

Devotional literature - 1797 - 96 pages
...and offered up my morning deTotions, I af? cended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pafs the reft of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myfelf on the tops of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on ...

Robert Burns - 1800
...idea to a word of three syllables : " On the " 5th day of the moon, which, according to the cus" tom of my fore-fathers, I always keep holy, after " having washed myself, and offered up my morn" ing devotions, I ascended the high hill of " Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in...
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