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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 works of ... Joseph Addison, with notes by R. Hurd, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1856
...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

Joseph Addison - 1856
...tombstones and inscriptions that I met with in those several regions of the dead. Moat 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 borti and that they died....
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison - 1856
...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 borr. and that they died....
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Principles of Elocution

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1857 - 412 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...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...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others].

Spectator The - 1857
...inscriptions that I met with in those M ••••,- r .. I regions of the dead. Most of them recorded sicians in the Turkish empire, агИ that it would...of the Turkey fleet ; besides, says he, if we want departed persons; who bad left no other memorial of them, but that they were born, and that they died....
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McGuffey's New Sixth Eclectic Reader: Exercises in Rhetorical Reading, with ...

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1857 - 448 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...whole history of his life being "''comprehended in these two circumstances, that are common to all mankind. I could not but look upon these f registers...
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The Bombay Quarterly Review, Volume 6

1857
...and women's lives being comprehended in these two circumstances — that they were born and died. " I could not but look upon these registers of existence, whether of brass or marble," wrote Addison, after observing them at Westminster, " as a kind of satire upon the departed persons,...
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Literary Class Book; Or, Readings in English Literature: To which is ...

Robert Sullivan - Didactic literature - 1861 - 504 pages
...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...day, and died upon another ; the whole history of hia life being comprehended in those two circumstances, that are common to all mankind. I could not...
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The literary reader: prose authors, with biogr. notices &c. by H.G. Robinson

Hugh George Robinson - 1867
...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...
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A Hand-book for the Architecture, Sculpture, Tombs, and Decorations of ...

Sir Henry Cole - 1867 - 134 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...the whole history of his life being comprehended in these two circumstances, that are common to all mankind. I could not but look upon these registers...
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