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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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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with notes by A. Spiers

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1851
...surpassed by none. Can aught excel the noble comparison of the ship. The reader shall judge for himself. If the invention of the ship was thought so noble...magnified, which, as ships, pass through the vast leas of time, and make ages so distant to participate of the wisdom, illuminations and inventions,...
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Of the Proficience and Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - 1851 - 376 pages
...thought fo noble, which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place, and confociateth the mojl remote Regions in participation of their Fruits, how...more are letters to be magnified, which, as Ships, pafs through the vajl feas of Time, and make Ages fo dijlant to participate of the Wifdom, Illuminations...
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Pleasures, Objects, and Advantages of Literature

Robert Aris Willmott - 1851 - 388 pages
...thought fo noble, which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place, and confociateth the moft remote regions in participation of their fruits, how much more are letters to be magnified, which, as mips, pafs through the vaft feas of time, and make ages fo diftant to partake of the wifdom, illuminations,...
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Pleasures, Objects, and Advantages of Literature

Robert Aris Willmott - 1851 - 301 pages
...which carrieth riches and ammodities from place to place, and onfociateth the moft remote regions L participation of their fruits, how much more are letters to be magnified, which, as mips, pafs through the vaft feas of time, and make ages fo diftant to partake of the wifdom, illuminations,...
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Address at the Annual Meeting of the Educational Institute of Scotland ...

James Bryce - 1852 - 640 pages
...communion of wisdom and wise men throughout all ages and nations of the world. ' If,' says Lord Bacon, ' the invention of the ship was thought so noble, which...through the vast seas of time, and make ages so distant participate of the wisdom, illuminations, and inventions, the one of the other ! ' Alas ! gentlemen,...
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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and Fashion, Volume 41

1852
...properly be called image?. because they cast forth seeds in the minds of men. raising and producing infinite actions and opinions in succeeding ages; so that if the invention of a ship was thought so noble and wonderful, which transports riches and merchandise from place to place,...
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Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh, Volume 1

Sir James Mackintosh - 1853 - 528 pages
...and wise men throughout all ages and nations of the world. ' If,' says Lord Bacon, ' the intention of the ship was thought so noble, which carrieth riches...through the vast seas of time, and make ages so distant participate of the wisdom, illuminations, and inventions, the one of the other ! ' Alas ! gentlemen...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1853 - 714 pages
...was thought во noble, which carrieth riches and commodities from place to place, and consociatcth the most remote regions in participation of their...through the vast seas of time, and make ages so distant participate of the wisdom, illuminations, and inventions, the one of the other 1 [ Studie».] Studies...
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 4

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1853 - 558 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...the ship was thought so noble, which carrieth riches aud commodities from place to place, and consociateth the most remote regions in participation of their...
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 4

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1853
...images, btoauj": they irtutrnt': still, and cast their seeds in the minds of others, prorokinz and camiw; infinite actions and opinions in succeeding ages:...invention of the ship was thought so noble, which carrieth riehes and commodities from place to place, and consoeiateth the most remote regions in participation...
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