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" ... shame or reproach, but he was reduced to a narrow circle of existence, and deprived of those faithful mirrors, which reflect to our mind the minds of sages and heroes. "
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Page 103
by Edward Gibbon, Rev. Henry Hart Milman - 1899
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1789
...of exiftence , and deprived of thofe faithful mirrors , which reflect to our mind the minds of fages and heroes. Yet the book of nature and of man was open to his view; and fome fancy has been indulged in the political and philofophical obfervations which are afcribed to...
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An history of the Christian Church [by G. Gregory].

George Gregory - 1790
...circle of exiftence, and deprived of thofe faithful mirrors which refletS to our mind the minds of fages and heroes. Yet the book of nature and of man was open to his view ; and fome fancy has been indulged in the political and philofophical obfervations which are afcribed to...
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The New-York magazine; or, Literary repository

Literary Criticism - 1792
...of exiftence, and deprived of thofe faithful mirrors, which rcflcn to our mind, the minds of fages and heroes. Yet the book of nature and of man was open to his vie .v ; and fome fancy has been indulged in the political and philofophical obfervations which areaft-ribed...
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An History of the Christian Church from the Earliest Periods to ..., Volume 1

George Gregory - Church history - 1795
...circle of exigence, and deprived of thofe faithful mirrors which reflect to our mind the minds of fages and heroes. Yet the book of nature and of man was open to his view; and fome fancy has been indulged in the political and philofophical obfervations which are afcribed to...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805
...arts of reading and writing; 70 the common ignorance exempted him from shame or reproach, but he was reduced to a narrow circle of existence, and deprived...faithful mirrors, which reflect to our mind the minds of sagt-s and heroes. Yet the book of nature and of man was open to his view ; and some fancy has been...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1806
...denies the ignorance, to accuse the imposture, CHAP, from shame or reproach, but he was reduced to V a narrow circle of existence, and deprived of those...philosophical observations which are ascribed to the Arabian traveller *. He compares the nations and the religions of the earth; discovers the weakness of the...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1806
...almost alone, denies the ignorance, to accuse the CHAP, from shame or reproach, but he was reduced to L. a narrow circle of existence, and deprived of *...minds of sages and heroes. Yet the book of nature and or man was open to his view; and some fancy has been indulged in the political and philosophical observations...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 9

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1813
...and fome fancy has been indulged in the political and philofophical obfervations which are afcribed to the Arabian traveller11. He compares the nations and the religions of the earth ; difcovers the weaknefs of the Perfian and Roman monarchies; beholds, with pity and indignation, the...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1816
...arts of reading and writing70; the common ignorance exempted him from shame or reproach, but he was reduced to a narrow circle of existence, and deprived...man was open to his view ; and some fancy has been 70 Those who believe that Mahomet could read or write, are inrapablc of reading what is written, with...
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The History of the Waldenses: Connected with a Sketch of the ..., Volume 1

William Jones - Albigenses - 1816
...arts of reading and writing ; the common ignorance exempted him from shame or reproach, but he was reduced to a narrow circle of existence, and deprived...to our mind the minds of sages and heroes. Yet the volume of nature and of man was open to his view. When only thirteen years of age, he twice accompanied...
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