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" Oblivion is not to be hired. The greater part must be content to be as though they had not been, to be found in the register of God, not in the record of man. Twenty-seven names make up the first story before the flood, and the recorded names ever since... "
The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art - Page 175
edited by - 1840
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 3

Unitarianism - 1826
...Twentyseven names make up the first story, and the recorded names ever 'since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long exceedeth all that shall live. The night of time far surpassed! the day, and who knows when was the equinox ? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic,...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 1

Books - 1820
...Twenty,seven names make up the first story, and the rtcorded names ever since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long exceedeth all...was the equinox? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetick, which scarce stands one moment. And since death must be the Lucina of life, and even pagans...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...century. The number of the dead long exceetleth all that símil live. The night of time far snrpasseth oppressed all descriptions of his people, nnto that current arithmetic which pcarcv stands one moment. And since death must be the Lncina of...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 16

1830
...everlasting languages. " The night of time far surpasseth the day — who knows when was the sequinox ? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic, which scarce stands one moment.— Darkness and light divide the course of time, and oblivion shares with memory a great part even of...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...set at about a quarter past eight o'clock ; after which day, the nights begin insensibly to lengthen. The number of the dead long exceedeth all that shall...surpasseth the day, and who knows when was the equinox '1 — Browne. ! yrmv and wither, both together! — H'ither's Emblem. •jj- 282 ***• Then came...
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The American Quarterly Observer, Volume 3

Theology - 1834
...gloomy passage with spirits without hope. Since the death of Abel, millions have passed into eternity. " The number of the dead long exceedeth all that shall...surpasseth the day, and who knows when was the equinox ? " * The earth is supposed to change its inhabitants once in thirty-three years ; that is, within...
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Pseudodoxia epidemica, books 4-7. The garden of Cyrus. Hydriotaphia ...

Sir Thomas Browne - 1835
...make up the first story before the flood, and the recorded names ever since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long exceedeth all...was the equinox? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetick, which scarce stands one moment. And since death must be the Lucina of life, and even Pagans...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Pseudodoxia epidemica, books 4-7. The garden of ...

Sir Thomas Browne - 1835
...make up the first story before the flood, and the recorded names ever since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long exceedeth all that shall live. The night of tune far surpasseth the day, and who knows when was the equinox? Every hour adds unto that current...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1836
...everlasting languages. The night of time far surpasseth the day : who knows when was the sequinox ? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic which scarce stands one moment. Darkness and light divide the course of time, and oblivion shares with many a great part even of our...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volume 5

Englishmen - 1836
...everlasting languages. The night of time far surpasseth the day: who knows when was the aequinox ? Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic which scarce stands one moment. Darkness and light divide the course of time, and oblivion shares with many a great part even of our...
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