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" Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in parts ; others to be read, but not curiously ;' and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. "
The Literary World - Page 108
1880
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The Wesleyan methodist association magazine

1848
...discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention." * We suppose the Courts of law, held in Westminster Hall, are meant. ED. t Rev. Geo. Gilfillan, in"...
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North American first class reader: the sixth book of Tower's series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in part ; others to be read, but not curiously ; and some few...attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, 01 extracts of them may be made by others ; but that should be only in the less important arguments,...
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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - Intellect - 1849 - 132 pages
...discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are...some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attei. tion. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others ; but that...
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Études littéraires ou cours complet de littérature anglaise

Georges Hardinge Champion - 1849
...weigh and consider. Some books are tobe tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be che\\ed and digested : that is, some books are to be read...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. « Reading maketh a full man, conférence a ready man, and \vriting an exact man ; and, therefore,...
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Notes and Queries

William White - Questions and answers - 1903
...which does not perceptibly differ from a passage in one of Bacon's 'Essays.' The philosopher wrote: "Some books are to be read only in parts ; others...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention." I am not sufficiently familiar with cryptograms to point out where this pregnant suggestion occurs...
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Class book of prose and poetry: consisting of selections from the best ...

Truman Rickard, Hiram Orcutt - Readers - 1850 - 120 pages
...discourse, but to weigh 20 and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested: that is, some books are...wholly, and with diligence and attention. Some books 25 also, may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others ; but that would be only in the...
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The People's Medical Journal, and Family Physician

1850
...of consumption in our next. BOOKS. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. — Bacon. PLEASURE is like the delicate flower, whose odour, if you inhale too much of it, loses all...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others to be read but cursorily, many tricks to uphold the credit of their wealth, as these empt " f Histories make men wise, poets witty, the mathematics subtle, natural philosophy deep, moral grave,...
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The works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - Philosophy - 1850
...and digenlfd. That is, some book» are to be read only in partea ; others to bo read but cursorily, n as well as in experience, there fall out to be these three dis Ц Histories mako men wine, poets wittie, the matbematicks subtle, natural philosophic deepe, moral,...
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