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" I can, at any rate, show that the experiments made with it at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century fully confirm the high encomium bestowed by Dioscorides upon his indicum. "
Painters and Their Works: A Dictionary of Great Artists who are Not Now Alive - Page 293
by Ralph N. James - 1897
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Echoes of the Playhouse: Reminiscences of Some Past Glories of the English Stage

Edward Robins - Actors - 1895 - 331 pages
...sketch of the brightest lights among the remarkable players who acted as a connecting link between the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. While they dominate the scene changes are taking place in the drama ; the old order of things is vanishing,...
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Adherent Pericardium

Sir John Francis Harpin Broadbent (bart.) - 1896 - 126 pages
...est cor cum pericardio connatum post miseras angustias et palpitationes, homines occidisse.' * About the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, Lower, Vieussens, and Lancisi began to investigate the subject from a clinical and diagnostic point...
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The Monist, Volume 5

Paul Carus - Philosophy - 1895
...and we children of the latter part of the nineteenth century are much indebted to our predecessors of the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. But it seems to me that there are several propositions of Locke and Hume to which we must take exception....
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The United States of America, 1765-1865

Edward Channing - United States - 1896 - 352 pages
...of Louisiana. The colony included under this designation had been settled originally by the French at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. It had led a struggling and feeble existence, and in 1763 it was ceded to Spain to recompense her for...
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A History of the Christian Tradition: From the Reformation to the present

Thomas C. McGonigle, James F. Quigley - Religion - 1996 - 286 pages
...Christianity 1789-1815 The French Revolution A serious step in the secularization of European thought came at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century — la crise de la conscience europenne. Most of the usual arguments against Christianity were then...
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The Dutch Garden in the Seventeenth Century, Volume 12

John Dixon Hunt - Architecture - 1990 - 214 pages
...and merchants for (idealized) rest, relaxation, and property/'5 This was a process that, particularly at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, was to lead to a point where status became an end in itself. It was particularly the acquisition of...
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Britain Ascendant

Frangois Crouzet - Business & Economics - 1990 - 514 pages
...consensus among historians as to the very pronounced differences between the English and French economies at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century. One voice, however, has been raised in opposition to this consensus in recent years, that of Immanuel...
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The Cambridge History of Political Thought 1450-1700

J. H. Burns - History - 1994 - 798 pages
...RICHARD TUCK i The context of Grotius' career When the history of recent moral philosophy was written at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, a consistent account was given of the role of Hugo Grotius. In the eyes of men like Samuel Pufendorf,...
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The Legacy of Rome: A New Appraisal

Richard Jenkyns - Drama - 1992 - 479 pages
...with which we then dealt first. The fact remains that there were some Duteh jurists, in particular at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century, who in the first place made essential contributions to historical criticism of the Roman legal sources;...
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Wealth of Nations (Abridged)

Adam Smith, Laurence Dickey - Business & Economics - 1993 - 352 pages
...address the negative social situation Smith discusses in Book V. First some background information. At the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century a number of English and Scottish thinkers held that the rise of commerce played an important role in...
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