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" ... that I met with in those several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was born upon one day, and died upon another; the whole history of his life being comprehended in those two circumstances that... "
Moffatt's pupil teachers' course (ed. by T. Page). Candidates, 2nd (-4th) year - Page 235
by Moffatt and Paige - 1879
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'., Volume 59

John William Carleton - 1868
...the Spectator, I meet with the following profoundly philosophical passage : " Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...The whole history of his life being comprehended in these two circumstances that are common to all mankind, I could not hut look upon these registers of...
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Remarks on the Sepulchral Memorials of Past and Present Times, with ...

James Heywood Markland - Architecture - 1840 - 48 pages
...is mentioned is nothing more than what the parish-register could tell us. "Most inscriptions record nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...whether of brass or marble, as a kind of satire upon the departed persons, who had left no other memorial of them, but that they were born and that they died...
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Remarks on English churches, and on the expediency of rendering sepulchral ...

James Heywood Markland - 1842
...the parish-register could tell us. " Most inscriptions record nothing else of the buried person, hut that he was born upon one day, and died upon another...whether of brass or marble, as a kind of satire upon the departed persons ; who had left no other memorial of them, but that they were born and that they died1."...
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The Works of Joseph Addison, Volumes 1-2

Joseph Addison - 1842
...several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was bom brighten to all eternity; that she will be still adding...something wonderfully agreeable to that ambition which is departed persons; who had left no other memorial of them but that they were born, and that they died....
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 70

1842
...mentioned is nothing more than what the parish-register could tell us ! " Most inscriptions record nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...mankind. I could not but look upon these registers * A still more lamentable instance may be seen in the exquisite Lady Chapel, or Trinity Church, attached...
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Some Observations on the Domestic Architecture of the Middle Ages: From the ...

William Twopeny, John Henry Parker - Architecture, Domestic - 1840 - 16 pages
...is mentioned is nothing more than what the parish-register could tell us. "Most inscriptions record nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...whether of brass or marble, as a kind of satire upon the departed persons, who had left no other memorial of them, but that they were born and that they diedc."...
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The American Speaker: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and Exercises ...

John Frost - Elocution - 1845 - 448 pages
...regions of the deadv. Most of them recorded nothing else' of the buried person, but that he was bornv upon one' day, and died' upon another*; the whole...existence, whether of brass or marble', as a kind of satirev upon the departed persons, who had left no other' memorial of them, but that they were born',...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 pages
...tomb-stones and inscriptions that I met with in those several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...and died upon another — the whole history of his Jife being comprehended in those two circumstances, that are common to all mankind. I could not but...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...tombstones and inscriptions that I met with in those several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...whether of brass or marble, as a kind of satire upon the departed persons, who had left no other memorial of them, but that they were born, and that they died....
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the lives of the ...

Spectator The - 1853
...tomb-stones, and inscriptions that 1 met with in those several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person, but that he was...whether of brass or marble, as a kind of satire upon the departed persons; who had left no other memorial of them, but that they_ were born, and that they died....
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