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" I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day ; passed off with its murky banners as simultaneously as a ship that has been stranded and is floated off by a spring tide — "That moveth altogether, if it move at all. "
The Anatomy of Drunkenness - Page 54
by Robert Macnish - 1835 - 227 pages
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The London Magazine, Volume 4

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1821
...(ie eight* thousand drops of laudanum) per day, to forty grains, or one eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy...which rested upon my brain, like some black vapours that I hare seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day (nqrfii/u,ie») ; passed...
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The North American Review, Volume 18

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1824
...doses. When he reduced it to one eighth part of what he had usually taken, he says, ' instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy, which rested upon my brain, like those black vapors that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day ;...
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"Curiosities of Literature

Isaac Disraeli - 1835
...be reduced suddenly, and without any considerable effort, to one thouiand drops, or forty grain*. ' Instantaneously,' says he, ' and as if by magic, the...roll away from the summits of the mountains, drew of in one day — passed off with its murky banners, as simultaneously as a ship that has been stranded,...
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The Constitution of Man

George Combe - Phrenology - 1845 - 382 pages
.../in ecmnry, nnd maintain rli.ii there is soinuhing exquiiilc and heavenly in Ihil state.'— Chardin. & profoundcst melancholy which rested upon my brain, like some black vapours which I have seen roll away...
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Confessions of an English opium eater [by T. De Quincey].

Thomas De Quincey - 1847
...eight ' thousand drops of laudanum) per day, to forty grains, or one-eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy...which rested upon my brain, like some black vapours that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day (mxeriufpov) ; passed...
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THE CONSTITUTION OF MAN.

GEORGE COMBE - 1850
...an eestacy, and maintain that there fs something exquisite and heavenly in this state.' — Chardin. he reduced suddenly, and without any considerable...roll away from the summits of the mountains, drew of in one day — passed off with its murky banners, as simultaneously as a ship that has been stranded,...
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Confessions of an English opium-eater: and Suspiria de profundis

Thomas De Quincey - Authors, English - 1850 - 272 pages
...common estimate. sand drops of laudanum) per day, to forty grains, or one-eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy which rested upon my brain, like some black vapors that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day ; passed off with...
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De Quincey's Writings, Volume 1

Thomas De Quincey - 1850
...common estimate. sand drops of laudanum) per day, to forty grains, or one-eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy which rested upon my brain, like some black vapors that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day ; passed off with...
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CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH OPIUM-EATER AND SUSPIRIA DE PROFUNDIS

THOMAS DE QUINCEY - 1853
...common estimate. sand drops of laudanum) per day, to forty grains, or one-eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy which rested upon my brain, like some black vapors that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day; passed off with...
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Confessions of an English opium-eater. And analects from John Paul Richter

Thomas De Quincey - 1867
...strength, and the tincture still more), per day, to forty grains, or one eighth part. Instantaneously, and as if by magic, the cloud of profoundest melancholy...which rested upon my brain, like some black vapours that I have seen roll away from the summits of mountains, drew off in one day (vajf/Srififpov) ; passed...
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