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Page 76 - Though wit may flash from fluent lips, and mirth distract the breast, Through midnight hours that yield no more their former hope of rest...
Page 406 - PRONOUNCING DICTIONARY OF BIOGRAPHY AND MYTHOLOGY. Containing Memoirs of the Eminent persons of all Ages and Countries, and Accounts of the Various Subjects of the Norse, Hindoo and Classic Mythologies, with the Pronunciation of their Names in the different Languages in which they occur. By J. THOMAS, AM, MD Imperial 8vo.
Page 167 - If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be.
Page 315 - God give thee of the dew of heaven, and of the fatness of the earth, and plenty of corn and wine...
Page 88 - True, I talk of dreams ; Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy, Which is as thin of substance as the air, And more inconstant than the wind, who wooes Even now the frozen bosom of the north, And, being anger'd, puffs away from thence, Turning his face to the dew-dropping south.
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Page 372 - Compound for sins they are inclined to By damning those they have no mind to.
Page 151 - No; were I at the strappado, or all the racks in the world, I would not tell you on compulsion. Give you a reason on compulsion!
Page 404 - ... enlisting the largest or passing off with the smallest numbers. The description is conveyed by examples that are themselves 'as good as a play.' The book deserves a wide circulation, as it is the missionary of much social pleasure, and demands no more costly apparatus than ready wit and genial disposition.