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" Now for my life, it is a miracle of thirty years, which to relate were not a history, but a piece of poetry, and would sound to common ears like a fable... "
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne: Religio medici. Pseudodoxia epidemica - Page 104
by Sir Thomas Browne - 1904
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Willis's Price Current: A Catalogue of Superior Second Hand Books Ancient ...

1856
...Characters, first printed in 1C28. Sir Thomas Browne, in his well known Religio Medici, says — ' For the world, I count it not an Inn, but an Hospital ; a place not to live, but to die in. The world that I regard is myself ; it is the ' microcosm ' of...
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Willis's Current notes

Willis's Current notes - 1856
...Characters, first printed in 1628. Sir Thomas Browne, in his well known Religio Medici, says — ' For the world, I count it not an Inn, but an Hospital ; a place not to live, but to die in. The world that I regard is myself; it is the ' microcosm' of...
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The Coming General Election: Hints to Electors in Regard to ..., Volume 9

Society for the Liberation of Religion from State Patronage and Control - Established churches - 1856 - 8 pages
...and Characters, first printed in 1628. Sir Thomas Browne, in his well known Religio Medici, says — 'For the world, I count it not an Inn, but an Hospital ; a place not to live, but to die in. The world that I regard is myself; it is the ' microcosm' of...
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Euthanasy, Or Happy Talk Towards the End of Life

William Mountford - Family & Relationships - 1858 - 511 pages
...storm, and fire ; Tracing with burning lines of flame, On trembling hearts, hia holy name. — ANON. Now for my life, it is a miracle of thirty years, which to relate were not a history, hut a piece of poetry, and would sound to common ears like a fable. — THOMAS BEOWNE. Mr birthday...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1858
...Norwich. From this interesting author we have only space for the following brief extracts : — OF MYSELF. For my life it is a miracle of thirty years, which to relate were not a history, bnt a piece of poetry, and would sound to common ears like a fable. For the world I count it not an...
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Lectures on Metaphysics and Logic, Volume 1

Sir William Hamilton - Metaphysics - 1859
...species, that " The proper study of mankind Is man." > " Now for my life," says Sir Thomas Browne, " it is a miracle of thirty years, which to relate were not a histor^' but a Piecc of Poetl7> and would soun<1 to common ears like a fable. " For the world, I count...
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Lectures on Metaphysics and Logic, Volume 1

Sir William Hamilton - Logic - 1860
...species, that " The proper Btudy of mankind Is man." 1 " Now for my life," says Sir Thomas Browne, " it is a miracle of thirty years, which to relate were not a history' but a piece of P°etrv' and woukl souml to common ears like a fable. " For the world, I count it not an inn, but an...
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Religio Medici: A Letter to a Friend, Christian Morals, Urn-burial, and ...

Sir Thomas Browne, James Thomas Fields - Religion - 1862 - 432 pages
...PvbKut Scipio. Cic. de Off., lib. iii. xi. Now for my life, it is a miracle of thirtv <i»i.;i miracle. years, which to relate, were not a history, but a piece of poetiy, and would sound to common ears like a fable : for the world, I count it not an inn, but an...
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The English nation; or, A history of England in the lives of Englishmen

George Godfrey Cunningham - 1863
...imagine him deliberately making the world acquainted with. He tells us therein that his life had been a miracle of thirty years, " which, to relate, were...poetry, and would sound to common ears like a fable ;" that he was unmarried, and had never yet cast a true affection on a woman ; that he had been a great...
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Mosaics of human life

Reference - 1866 - 305 pages
...infills those who are leaving the light of earth. Victor Hugo. "VTOW, for my life, it is a miracle of years, which to •*•* relate were not a history,...poetry, and would sound to common ears like a fable. Thomas Browne. f\N parent knees a naked, new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee...
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