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" After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps high enough to sit. But what a place of rest! Surrounded by bodies, by heaps of mummies in all directions; which, previous... "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 398
1823
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the Pyramids ...

Giovanni Battista Belzoni, Mrs. Belzoni (Sarah) - Egypt - 1820 - 483 pages
...cut like glass. After getting through these , passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...impressed me with horror. The blackness of the wall, the fault light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the -different objects that surrounded...
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Il Conte di Carmagnola: tragedia di Alessandro Manzoni, Milano, 1820 ...

1821 - 31 pages
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to converse with each other,...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 24

English literature - 1821
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to converse with each other,...
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The British review and London critical journal, Volume 17

1821
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to converse with each other,...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 24

English literature - 1821
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to converse with each other,...
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The London Magazine, Volume 3

1821
...effect, more striking than any other passage in the book, and with tiiis our extracts from it must close. / b & Zr ^| s &O: v מ J ܅r 7 y ћ n i 9' ... _ 0 ʟ~4 m g? { ? 곶 M oϼ 6 rȮ |pf 7] g z K torches for want of air. the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to conTerse with each other,...
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Fruits of Enterprize Exhibited in the Travels of Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia ...

Lucy Sarah Atkins Wilson - Egypt - 1821 - 250 pages
...hundred yards long, a more commodious place is generally found, perhaps high enough to seat yourselveS. But what a place of rest ! surrounded by bodies, by...heaps of mummies in all directions, which, previous to being accustomed to the sight, would impress upon the mind disgust and horror. The blackness of the...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 91, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1821
...sitting posture. But what a place of rest ! surrounded by bodies, by heaps of mummies on every side, which, previous to my being accustomed to the sight, impressed me with horror. The blackness of the walls, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that...
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the ..., Volume 1

Giovanni Battista Belzoni, Mrs. Belzoni (Sarah) - Egypt - 1822 - 40 pages
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air, the different objects that surrounded me, seeming to converse with each other,...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...cut like glass. After getting through these passages, some of them two or three hundred yards long, you generally find a more commodious place, perhaps...my being accustomed to the sight, impressed me with horrour. The blackness of the wall, the faint light given by the candles or torches for want of air,...
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