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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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John Heywood's new code readers. Standard 1-3, 5, 6

John Heywood (ltd.) - 1872
...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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Life ...

Rossiter Johnson - 1874 - 208 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...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 Elocutionist: A Collection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, Peculiarly ...

J. S. Knowles, R. Mullan - 1874
...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...look upon these registers of existence — whether brass or marble — as a kind of satire upon the departed persons ; who had left no other memorial...
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Aesthetical and literary

William Wordsworth - 1876
...tomb-stone. The most numerous class of sepulchral inscriptions do indeed record nothing else but the name of the buried person ; but that he was born upon one day and died upon another. Addison in the Spectator making this observation says, ' that he cannot look upon those registers of...
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Aesthetical and literary

William Wordsworth - 1876
...tomb-stone. The most numerous class of sepulchral inscriptions do indeed record nothing else but the name of the buried person ; but that he was born upon one day and died upon another. Addison in the Spectator making this observation says, ' that he cannot look upon those registers of...
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Chambers's national reading-books, Book 6

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1877
...several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the buried person but that he \vas born upon one day and died upon another ; the whole...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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McGuffey's New Sixth Eclectic Reader: Exercises in Rhetorical ..., Issue 6

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1866 - 460 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...circumstances, that are common to all mankind. I could riot but look upon these fregisters of existence, whether of brass or marble, as a kind of "hsatire...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Authors - 1879 - 555 pages
...tombstones and inscriptions that I met with in those several regions of the dead. Most of them recorded f pardon, who have committed violences, in the transports...father or mother, or have killed some one in a like departed persons; who had left no other memorial of them but that they were born and that they died....
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Selections from Addison's Papers in the Spectator: Essay on "Addison,"

Joseph Addison - 1879
...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 Local Preachers' Magazine and Christian Family Record: For ..., Volume 29

Church work with the poor - 1879
...inscriptions that I met with in those several regions. of the dead. Most of them recorded nothing else of the person, but that he was born upon one day and died...could not but look upon these registers of existence as a kind of satire upon the departed persons ; who had left no other memorial of them, but that they...
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