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" ... who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image ; but he who destroys a good book kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were, in the eye. Many a man lives a burden to the earth ; but a good book is the precious life-blood of... "
Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham - Page 318
by Englishmen - 1836
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
...life, whereof perhaps there is no great lofs ; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the lofs of a rejected truth, for the want of which whole nations fare the worfe. We fhould be wary therefore what perfecution we raife again/I the living labours of public men,...
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Geschichte der Poesie und Beredsamkeit seit dem Ende des dreizehnten ...

Friedrich Bouterwek - Literature - 1809
...life, whereof perhaps there is no great lofs; and revolution« of ages do nut oft recover the lofs of a « rejected truth , for the want of which whole nations fare the worfe. o) A lUscourfe , by way of vifion. concerning the go- , verncmcnt of Oliver Cromwell, in Cowley's...
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The life of John Milton

Charles Symmons - 1810 - 646 pages
...precious life-blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond a life. Tis true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there...of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected Irulh, for the want of which whole nations fare the worse. We should be wary therefore what persecution...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 4

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1816
...precious lifeblood of a master-spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. 'Tis true, no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss, and revolutions of ages do not often recover the loss of rejected Truth, for the want of which whole nations fare the worse. We should...
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Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1819 - 311 pages
...Life, whereof perhaps there is no great losse ; and revolutions of ages doe not oft recover the losse of a rejected Truth, for the want of which whole Nations...(should be wary therefore what persecution we raise jagainst the living labours of publick men, how we jspill that season'd Life of Man preserv'd and stor'd...
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Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1819 - 311 pages
...pretious life-blood of a master spirit, imbalm'd and treasur'd up on purpose to a Life beyond Life. Tis true, no age can restore a Life, whereof perhaps there is no great losse ; and revolutions of ages doe not oft recover the losse of a rejected Truth, for the want of...
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A Selection from the English Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton, Francis Jenks - 1826
...prgcipns lit'phlnnH nf a mgsterjpirit^ imbalmed and treasure^ up on purpose to a ljfje_beyondTiife^ It is true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps...for the want of which whole nations fare the worse. We_shouJoLbe wary, therefore, whaj.^ersecuJkoLHcexaise against the living labors of public men, how...
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Elements of Moral Philosophy and of Christian Ethics, Volume 1

Daniel Dewar - Christian ethics - 1826
...of ages. This has * Sen. Epist. 117. happened in other cases ; and ages, as Milton remarks, do not recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which whole nations fare the worse. But religious feelings, and the sentiments of divine power involved in them, so far from being wanting...
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Elements of moral philosophy, Volume 1

Daniel Dewar - Christian ethics - 1826
...of ages. This has * Sen. Epist. 117. happened in other cases ; and ages, as Milton remarks, do not recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which whole nations fare the worse. But religious feelings, and the sentiments of divine power involved in them, so far from being wanting...
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Christianity always progressive, Christian advocate's publ., 1829

Hugh James Rose - 1829
...deceitful, and his understanding unable, without assistance, to discern truth; which, speaking " ' Revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of...for the want of which whole nations fare the worse.' Milton, Areopagitica, Works, Vol. ip 15. (ed. Birch.) See Notes and Illustrations to chapter I. No....
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