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" ... in their glistening armour, but in their every-day attire, are brought nearer to us, become intelligible to us, and teach us lessons of humanity which we can learn from men only, and not from saints and heroes. Here lies the real value of real history.... "
The log of my leisure hours, by an old sailor - Page 307
1868
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The history of the caliph Vathek. Pr. verbatim from 1st ed., with the ...

1868
...to us, become intelligible to us, and teach us lessons of humanity which wf can learn from men ouly, and not from saints and heroes. Here lies the real...better book for boys to read or for men to ponder over."—Times. The Bayard Series,— THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all his Prose Works;...
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A handbook of poetry. To which is added a new poetica anthology and a ...

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1868
...and heroes. Here lies the real value of real history. It widens our minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature...better book for boys to read or for men to ponder over." — Times. THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all In.- Prose Works ; the Celebrated Character...
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Artists and Arabs: Or, Sketching in Sunshine

Henry Blackburn - Algeria - 1868 - 208 pages
...and heroes. Here lies the real value of real history. It widens our minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature...better book for boys to read or for men to ponder over.'" — Times. THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all his Prose Works ; the Celebrated Character...
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The Essays of Abraham Cowley: With Life by the Editor

Abraham Cowley - Essays - 1868 - 199 pages
...and heroes. Here lies the real value of real history. It widens OUT minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature...better book for boys to read or for men to ponder over.'" — Times. THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all his' Prose Works; the Celebrated Character...
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The King and the Commons: Cavalier and Puritan Song, Volume 1

Ballads, English - 1868 - 198 pages
...Here lies the real valne of real history. It widens our minds and our hearts, and gives us that trne knowledge of the world and of human nature in all...better book for boys to read or for men to ponder over." — Times. The Bayard Series,-— THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all his Prose Works...
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Other people's windows, Volume 2

1868
...widens oar minds and oar hcarts, and qiccs us that true knowledge of the world and of human natare in all its phases which but few can gain in the short...enemies. We can hardly imagine a better book for boys to rend or for men to ponder over." — Times. THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM COWLEY. Comprising all his Prose...
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A fight for life, Volume 3

1868
...history. It wideus our minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of hitman nature in all its phases which but few can gain in...friends and enemies. We can hardly imagine a better hook for boys to read or for men to ponder over,"'—Times. The Bayard Series, — THE ESSAYS OF ABRAHAM...
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The phenomena and laws of heat, tr. and ed. by E. Rich

Achille Cazin - 1868
...and heroes. tiere lies the real calue of real history. Jt widens our minds and our hearts, and gices us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature...all its phases which but few can gain in the short slxin of their own life, and in the narrow sphere of their friends and enemies. We can hardly imagine...
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Memoirs of Leopold i., king of the Belgians, Volume 1

Théodore Juste - 1868
...and "heroes, ffere lies the real value of real history. It widens our minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature in all its phases which but few can goat in the short span of their own life, and in the narrow sphere of their friends and enemies. We...
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Adventures on the Great Hunting Grounds of the World

Victor Meunier - Hunting - 1868 - 297 pages
...and "heroes. Here lies the real value of real history. It widens our minds and our hearts, and gives us that true knowledge of the world and of human nature in all its phases which but feu? can gain in the short span of their own life, and in the narrow sphere of their friends and enemies....
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