The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis].

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Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
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Page 238 - oblivia potant. This inscription has very properly been changed for the most apposite text which could have been found in Scripture :—Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again : but whosoever drinketh of the water that
Page 274 - How soft the music of those village bells, Falling at intervals upon the ear In cadence sweet, now dying all away, Now pealing loud again, and louder still, Clear and sonorous as the gale comes on ' With easy force it opens all the
Page 283 - He that has light within his own clear breast, May sit i' the centre, and enjoy bright day. But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts, Benighted walks under the mid-day sun; Himself
Page 18 - waves, There rest, if any rest can harbour there, And reassembling our afflicted powers. Consult how we may henceforth most offend Our enemy, our own loss how repair, How overcome this dire calamity, What reinforcements we may gain from hope ; If not, what resolution from despair.
Page 338 - Pleased with his guests the good man learned to glow. And quite forgot their vices in their woe ; Careless their merits or their faults to Kan, His pity gave ere charity began.
Page 40 - Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy calkcrs, and the occupiers of thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, that are in thee, and in all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall into the midst of the seas in the days of thy ruin.
Page 84 - Angels, contented with their fame in heaven Seek not the praise of men : the other sort, In might though wondrous, and in acts of war, Nor of renown less eager, yet by doom Cancelled from heaven and sacred memory, Nameless in dark oblivion let them dwell.
Page 272 - There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial : but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another. 1 Cor. xv.
Page 195 - gone round Neptune's salt wash, and Tcllus' orbed ground ; And thirty dozen moons, with borrowed sheen, About the world have times twelve thirties been ; Since love our hearts, and Hymen did our hands Unite commutuai in most sacred bands.
Page 53 - to life, he is pleased, in his appointed time, effectually to call by his word and spirit out of that state of sin and death, in which they are by nature, to grace and salvation by Jesus Christ. And

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