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Bacon and Shakespeare: An Inquiry Touching Players, Playhouses, and ... - Page 20
by William Henry Smith, Sir Tobie Matthew, William Chadwick Neligan - 1857 - 166 pages
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The illustrated London reading book

Illustrated London news - 1851
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted ; not to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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Recollections of a literary life: or, Books, places and people

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1852 - 558 pages
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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Foliorum centuriae, selections for translation into Latin and Greek prose ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1852
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...not to contradict and confute; nor to believe and take for granted; nor to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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Social and Political Morality

William Lovett - Conduct of life - 1853 - 204 pages
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested." BACON. " Bring -with thee the books."...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth of Tower's Series for Common ...

David Bates Tower - 1854
...wise men learn by observation. Read not to contradict and refute, not to believe and take for granted, 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 to be read only...
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Michigan Journal of Education and Teachers' Magazine, Volumes 1-2

Education - 1854
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, or to find talk and 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 to be read only in...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...not to contradict and confute ; nor to believe and lake for granted; nor to find talk and discourse ; , on that side which the garden stands, to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only in...
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Liber Cantabrigiensis, an Account of the Aids Afforded to Poor Students, the ...

Robert Potts - 1855 - 554 pages
...not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted, nor to find talk and 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 to. be read only...
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