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" ... if the invention of the ship was thought so noble, which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place, and consociateth the most remote regions in participation of their fruits, how much more are letters to be magnified, which, as ships, pass... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England - Page 87
by Francis Bacon - 1825
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A Treasury of English Prose

Logan Pearsall Smith - 1920 - 237 pages
...called images, because they generate still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...magnified, which, as ships, pass through the vast sea of time, and make ages so distant to participate of the wisdom, illuminations, and inventions the...
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The Senate of the United States: And Other Essays and Addresses Historical ...

Henry Cabot Lodge - 1921 - 248 pages
...called images, because they generate still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...remote regions in participation of their fruits, how muyh more are letters to be magnified, which as ships pass through the vast seas of time, and make...
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Die geschichte

G. A. E. Bogeng - 1922
...called images, because they generate still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...more are letters to be magnified, which as ships pass to participate of the wisdom, illuminations, and inventions, the one of the other?" Hier läßt sich...
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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...

Elbert Hubbard - 1923 - 288 pages
...called images, because they generate still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...to be magnified, which as ships, pass through the I stay my haste, I make delays: For what avails this eager pace? I stand amid the eternal ways, And...
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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...

Elbert Hubbard - 1923 - 252 pages
...called images, because they generate still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...to be magnified, which as ships, pass through the / stay my haste, I make delays: For what avails this eager pace? I stand amid the eternal ways, And...
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Poetic Imagery Illustrated from Elizabethan Literature, Volume 35

Henry W. Wells - 1924 - 231 pages
...and sale, and not a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate. Ib. So that if the invention of the ship was thought so...place and consociateth the most remote regions in fortification of their fruits, how much more are letters to be magnified, which as ships pass through...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16

1865 - 840 pages
...by unseen hands into the wide field of the world. " If," says Lord Bacon, " the invention of ships was thought so noble, which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place, how much more are letters to be magnified, which, as ships, pass through the vast seas of time, and...
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Elizabethan Literature

John Mackinnon Robertson - 1914 - 276 pages
...be called images, because they generate still and cast their seeds in the minds of others, provoking and causing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding...regions in participation of their fruits, how much more j are letters to be magnified, which as ships pass through * the vast seas of time, and make ages so...
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Court Culture and the Origins of a Royalist Tradition in Early Stuart England

Robert Malcolm Smuts - 1999 - 340 pages
...ship was thought so nohle, which cartierh tiches and commodities from place to place, and consociaterh the most remote regions in participation of their fruits, how much more are lerters to he magnified, which as ships pass over the vast seas of time, and make ages so distant to...
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The Anthropological Turn in Literary Studies

Jürgen Schlaeger - 1996 - 336 pages
...centuries of oblivion. What ships achieve in space, letters do in the dimension of time. Once more Bacon: So that if the invention of the ship was thought so...in participation of their fruits, how much more are the letters to be magnified, which as ships pass through the vast seas of time, and make ages so distant...
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