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" ... a perspective glass. When you shut the doors of this grotto, it becomes, on the instant, from a luminous room, a camera obscura ; on the walls of which all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture, in their visible... "
The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes, and the ... - Page 309
by Alexander Pope - 1812
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 6

British Plutarch, Thomas Mortimer - Great Britain - 1776
...all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture in their vifible radiations ; and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene. It is finifhed with {hells, interfperfed with pieces of loolcing-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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Letters to and from Mr. Pope

Alexander Pope - 1789 - 282 pages
...hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving.. 'moving pifture in their vifible radiations : and, whea you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a verydifferent fcene. It is finifhed with fhells, interfperfed with pieces of looking glafs in angular...
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Elegant Epistles: Or, A Copious Collection of Familiar and Amusing Letters,

Vicesimus Knox, Marcus Tullius Cicero, Pliny (the Younger.), William Melmoth - English letters - 1790 - 798 pages
...objefts of ihe river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving pifture in their vifible rndiations : and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it iť finimcd with fhclls infjrfpcrled with pieces of looking-glnfs \\\ angular forms ; and...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes, Complete. With ..., Volume 8

Alexander Pope, Joseph Warton - 1797
...all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture in their vifible radiations ; and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it is finifhed with fhells interfperfed with pieces of looking-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection of ..., Volume 9

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - English literature - 1806
...which, all objects of the river^ hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving pi&ure in their vifible radiations : and when, you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it is finifhed with (hells, interfperfed with pieces of looking-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing ..., Volume 8

Alexander Pope - Literary Criticism - 1806
...all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture in their vifible radiations ; and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it is finifhed with (hells interfperfed with pieces of looking-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ...

Alexander Pope - 1806
...all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture in their vifible radiations ; and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it is finifhed with fhells interfperfed with pieces of looking-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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The Spirit of the Public Journals: Being an Impartial Selection of ..., Volume 9

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - English literature - 1806
...all objetSls of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a tnovirig picture in their vifible radiations : and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords you a very different fcene ; it is finifhed with fhells, interfperfed with pieces of looking-glafs in angular forms ; and...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - History
...obscura, on the wall of which all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and 'boats, are forming a picture in their visible radiations ; and when you...affords you a very different scene. It is finished with shell, in-, terspersed with pieces of looking-glass, in angular forms ; and in the cieling ua star...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...of which all the objects of the river, hills, woods, and boats, are forming a moving picture in ther visible radiations ; and when you have a mind to light it up, it affords a very different scene. It is finished with shells, interspersed with pieces oi looking glass in angular...
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