Rabelais: The Five Books and Minor Writings, Together with Letters & Documents Illustrating His Life. A New Translation, with Notes, Volume 2

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A. P. Watt, 1893 - Physicians as authors
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Page 228 - And when the thousand years are expired, Satan shall be loosed out of his prison, and shall go out to deceive the nations which are in the four quarters of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gather them together to battle, the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.
Page 554 - Saint-Ay, on coming here lately, had had the advantage of taking leave of you at his departure, I should not now be in so great necessity and anxiety, as he will be able to explain to you more at large. For he assured me that you were well minded to give me some alms, provided that he could find a trusty man coming from your parts. Indeed, my lord, unless you take pity on me I know not what I am to do, unless in the extremity of despair I take service with some one about here, to the detriment and...
Page 18 - God made him like to the glorious saints, and magnified him so, that his enemies stood in fear of him...
Page 266 - Edouard le quint. Maistre François Villon, banny de France, s'estoit vers luy retiré. Il l'avoit en si grande privaulté repceu que rien ne luy celoit des menues negoces de sa maison. Un jour le Roy susdict, estant à ses affaires, monstra à Villon les armes de France en paincture, et luy dist : « Voyds tu quelle reverence je porte à tes roys Françoys?
Page 276 - The rich shall not give more, and the poor shall not give less than half a shekel, when they give an offering unto the Lord, to make an atonement for your souls.
Page 44 - Nepos ut recentior, auctoritate sie certior; testem autem rei Quintum Metellum Celerem adicit, eumque ita rettulisse commemorat: cum Galliae pro consule praeesset, Indos quosdam a rege Botorum dono sibi datos; unde in eas terras devenissent, requirendo cognosse, vi tempestatium ex Indicis aequoribus abreptos, emensosque quae intererant, tandem in Germaniae litora exisse.
Page 228 - With his surcease success: that but this blow Might be the be-all and the end-all here, But here, upon this bank and shoal of time, We'd jump the life to come. But in these cases We still have judgment here; that we but teach Bloody instructions, which, being taught, return To plague the inventor; this even-handed justice Commends the ingredients of our poison'd chalice To our own lips.
Page 266 - ... la grande Oriflambe de France, à la veue d'icelle vous rendriez les boyaulx du ventre par le fondement. Mais hen, hen, atque iterum hen!
Page 183 - ... sic fata cruorem nectare odorato sparsit, qui tactus ab illo intumuit sic, ut fulvo perlucida caeno surgere bulla solet, nee plena longior hora facta mora est, cum flos de sanguine concolor ortus, qualem, quae lento celant sub cortice granum, 736 punica ferre solent ; brevis est tamen usus in illo ; namque male haerentem et nimia levitate caducum excutiunt idem, qui praestant nomina, venti.
Page 498 - Polliceor autem me omnia observaturum quae in predicta medicinae facuitate statuuntur et observari solent ab iis qui nomen bona fide dedere, juramento, ut moris est praestito. Adscripsique nomen meum manu propria, die decima septima mensis septembris, anno domini millesimo quingentesimo trigesimo. Rabelaesus. Cf. plate IIIb.

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