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" For books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that bred them. "
The Methodist Quarterly Review - Page 149
1858
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Recollections of a literary life: or, Books, places and people

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1852 - 558 pages
...and Commonwealth to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves, as well as men ; and therefore to confine, imprison, and do sharpest justice on them...contain a potency of life in them, to be as active as that soul whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve as in a phial the purest efficacy and extraction...
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The poetical works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton, James Montgomery - 1852
...treatise: " I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth, to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves, as well as men; and thereafter to confine in prison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors; for books are not absolutely dead things,...
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A History of England in the Lives of Englishmen, Volume 3

George Godfrey Cunningham - Great Britain - 1853
...deny not," says he, " but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth, to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well...contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve, as in a phial, the purest efficacy and...
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

PROFESSOR SHEDD - 1853
...WORDSWORTH. ESSAT X. I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well...contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - History - 1853
...ESSAY X. I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth to^ have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well...absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life iu them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve as in a vial...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1853 - 413 pages
...but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth, to have a vigilant eye hosv books demean themselves, as well as men ; and thereafter...books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a progeny of life in them, to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...BOOKS. I deny not, but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth, to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well as men ; and thereafier to confine, imprison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors ; for books are not...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Philosophy - 1854
...WOBDSWOETH. ESSAY X. I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well...contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Philosophy - 1854
...WORDSWORTH. ESSAY X. I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves as well...contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are ; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1854 - 414 pages
...in 1644. I deny not but that it is of greatest concernment in the church and commonwealth, to have a vigilant eye how books demean themselves, as well as men ; and thereafter to confme, imprison, and do sharpest justice on them as malefactors : for books are not absolutely dead...
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