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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Page 316
by Edward Gibbon - 1804
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 24

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...fight and practice of domettic cruelty, we may obferve that the horrid objecls which are difguifed by the arts of European refinement, are exhibited in their naked and molt difgufting fimplicity, in the tent of a Tartarian fhepherd. The ox, or the fhecp, are flaughtered...
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THE MONTHLY REVIEW.

SEVERAL HANDS. - 1781
...fight and praetice of domellic cruelty, we may obferve, that the horrid objects which are difguifed by the arts of European refinement, are exhibited in their naked and molt difguliing fimplicity, in the tent of a Tartarean (hepherd. The ox, or the iheep, are flaughccred...
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The History of Herodotus, Volume 2

Herodotus - Greece - 1791
...fight and practice of domeilic cruelty, we may obferve that the horrid objefts which arc difguifed by the arts of European refinement are exhibited in their naked and moft difgufting fimplicity in the tent of a Tartarian fhepherd. The ox or the fheep are flaughtered...
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Annual Register, Volume 24

History - 1800
...fight and praftke of dornt ftic cruelty, we may obferve that the horrid objefh which art difguiled by the arts of European refinement, are exhibited in their naked and mod di'fgufting fimplicity, in the tent of a Tartarian ihepherd. The fj or the fheep, are flaughtered...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...fight and praftice of domeftic cruelty, we may obferve that the horrid objefts which are difguifed by the arts of European refinement, are exhibited in their naked and moil difguiting fimplicity, in the tent of a Tartarian fliepherd. The ox, or the Iheep, are flaughtefed...
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Herodotus, Volume 2

Herodotus - History, Ancient - 1812
...be considered in any other light than that of an innocent, perhaps a salutary prejudice of humanity. Yet if it be true, that the sentiment of compassion...or the sheep are slaughtered by the same hand from which they were accustomed to receive their daily food ; and the bleeding limbs are served, with very...
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Herodotus, tr., with notes, by W. Beloe, Volume 2

Herodotus - 1821
...their waggons *. How can a people so circumstanced afford the means of victory, or even of attack ? Yet if it be true, that the sentiment of compassion...or the sheep are slaughtered by the same hand from which they were accustomed to receive their daily food ; and the bleeding limbs are served, with very...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 19

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1822
...ibid. p. 198. Gibbon, in speaking of a blood-thirsty race of men, whose veryname is proverbial, says, " Yet if it be true that the sentiment of compassion...naked and most disgusting simplicity in the tent of a Tartarean shepherd. The ox, or the sheep, are slaughtered by the same hand from which they are accustomed...
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Herodotus, tr. by W. Beloe

Herodotus - 1830
...second, the Tiarantus, is smaller, having an inclination to the west : betwixt these the Ararus, ment of compassion is imperceptibly weakened by the sight...or the sheep are slaughtered by the same hand from which they were accustomed to receive their daily food ; and the bleeding limbs are served with very...
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Herodotus, Volume 1

Herodotus - History, Ancient - 1830
...be considered in any other light than that of an innocent, perhaps a salutary prejudice of humanity. Yet if it be true, that the sentiment of compassion...the horrid objects which are disguised by the arts ot European refinement, are exhibited in tln-ir naked and most disgusting simplicity in the tent of...
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