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" ... as the place deserveth, but not long ; nay, when he stayeth in one city or town, let him change his lodging from one end and part of the town to another, which is a great adamant of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his... "
Twenty of Bacon's essays, ed. by F. Storr - Page 15
by Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1874
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1868 - 694 pages
...great adamant2 of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...his travel with much profit. As for the acquaintance wThich is to be sought in travel, that which is most of all profitable, is, acquaintance with the secretaries,...
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Bacon's Essays and Colours of Good and Evil

Francis Bacon - 1868 - 476 pages
...Country men, and diet in such Places, where there is good Company of the Nation, where he travaileth. Let him upon his Removes, from one place to another,...he desireth to see or know. Thus he may abridge his Tra-uaile, with much profit As for the acquaintance, which is to be sought in Travaile; That which...
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Bacon's Essays and Colours of Good and Evil

Francis Bacon - 1868 - 458 pages
...Adamant of Acquaintance. Let him sequester himselfe from the Company of his Country men, and diet , in such Places, where there is good Company of the Nation, where he travaileth. Let him upon his Removes, from one place to another, procure Recommendation, to some person...
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The American and continental monthly, Volume 1

1870 - 570 pages
...they go ; .... let him [the traveller] sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he travelleth." Bacon closes this formidable summary of the duties of a traveller with the recommendation that, on...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - 1872 - 988 pages
...(loadstone) of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he traveleth : let him, upon his removes from one place to another, procure recommendation to some person...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - 1872
...(loadstone) of acquaintance ; let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in travelclh : let him, upon his removes from one place to another, procure recommendation to some person...
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The Essays of Lord Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1873 - 268 pages
...great adamant3 of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...another, procure recommendation to some person of quality 1 Burses] Public edifices where merchants meet for consultation. 2 Triumphs] Pageants or shows by torch-light....
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Sketches and essays, repr. from the Saturday review

Saturday review - 1873 - 312 pages
...inculcated by Bacon ; perhaps did "sequester himselfe from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the nation where he travaileth ; did upon his removes from one place to another procure recommendation to some person of...
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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1876 - 300 pages
...adamant of acquaintance. Let him sequester himself from the 50 company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...residing in the place whither he removeth, that he 55 62 ©f ®rabel [Essay 1 8 may use his favour in those things he desireth to see or know. Thus he...
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The essays, i-(lviii) or, Counsels civil and moral of Francis lord ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1878 - 252 pages
...great adamant of acquaintance; 8 let him sequester himself from the company of his countrymen, and diet in such places where there is good company of the...nation where he travelleth ; let him, upon his removes 9 from one place to another, procure recommendation to some person of quality residing in the place...
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