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Page 12 - There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars; for one star differeth from another star in glory.
Page 11 - Many a man lives a burden to the earth; but a good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life.
Page lxvii - Knowledge is divided into the following main classes : 0, General works 1, Philosophy ; 2. Religion, 3, Sociology ; 4. Philology ; 5 Natural Science ; 6. Useful Arts ; 7. Fine Arts ; 8. Literature 9. History.
Page 16 - CLASSES 0. GENERAL WORKS 1. PHILOSOPHY 2. RELIGION 3. SOCIOLOGY 4. PHILOLOGY 5. NATURAL SCIENCE 6. USEFUL ARTS 7. FINE ARTS 8. LITERATURE 9. HISTORY m DIVISIONS OOO General Works.
Page 13 - For the row that I prize is yonder, Away on the unglazed shelves, The bulged and the bruised octavos, The dear and the dumpy twelves, — Montaigne with his sheepskin blistered, And Howell the worse for wear, And the worm-drilled Jesuits...
Page 13 - This day before dawn I ascended a hill, and look'd at the crowded heaven, And I said to my spirit, When we become the enfolders of those orbs, and the pleasure and knowledge of everything in them, shall we be fill'd and satisfied then? And my spirit said, No, we but level that lift to pass and continue beyond.
Page lxxx - Yet I doubt not through the ages one increasing purpose runs, And the thoughts of men are widened with the process of the suns.
Page 17 - Commerce 660 Chemical Technology. 170 Ethics. 670 Manufactures. 180 Ancient Philosophers. 680 Mechanic Trades. 190 Modern Philosophers. 690 Building. 200 Religion 700 Fine Arts 210 Natural Theology. 710 Landscape Gardening. 220 Bible. 720 Architecture. 230 Doctrinal Theol.