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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 Miscellaneous Works, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1854
...Twenty-seven 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 llie equinox 1 Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1856
...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...scarce stands one moment. And since death must be the Lucirw of life, and even Pagans could doubt, whether thus to live were to die ; since our longest sun...
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A class-book of English prose, with biogr. notices, explanatory notes and ...

Robert Demaus - 1859
...the recorded names ever since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long cxceedcth all that shall live. The night of time far surpasseth...arithmetic, which scarce stands one moment. And since it cannot be long before we lie down in darkness, and have our light in ashes ;i since the brother...
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Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - English drama - 1859 - 229 pages
...Twenty-seven 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 7 Every hour adds unto that current arithmetic,...
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The prose and prose writers of Britain, from Chaucer to Ruskin

Robert Demaus - 1860
...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...arithmetic, which scarce stands one moment. And since it cannot be long before we lie down in darkness, and have our light in ashes ;2 since the brother...
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Religio Medici ; A Letter to a Friend ; Christian Morals ; Urn-burial and ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1862 - 440 pages
...names make up the first story, and the recorded names Before the ever since contain not one living century. The number of the dead long exceedeth all...was the equinox ? Every hour adds unto that current • T • rni fl00d And since death must be the Lucina of life, and even Pagans could doubt whether...
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Prehistoric Annals of Scotland, Volume 1

Sir Daniel Wilson - Classical antiquities - 1863 - 504 pages
...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...surpasseth the day ; and who knows when was the Equinox I"1 Similar necessities and difficulties meet us when we would investigate the beginnings of younger...
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Histoire de la littérature anglaise, Volume 1

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1863 - 2404 pages
...recorded names ever since-contain not one living century. The nuinber of the dead long exceedeth ail that shall live. The night of time far surpasseth...knows when was the equinox? Every hour adds unto that currcnt arithmetic which scarce slands one moment. And since death must be the Lucina of life; and...
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The Races of the Old World: A Manual of Ethnology

Charles Loring Brace - Ethnologie - 1863 - 540 pages
...to be as though they h«d not been : to be found in the register of God, not in the recoidi of men. The number of the dead long exceedeth all that shall...The Night of Time far surpasseth the Day, and who knoweth the Equinox ? * A portion of the above Chapter was published by the author in the December...
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Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Volume 16

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia - Electronic journals - 1864
...names, ever since; contain not one hving century. The number of the dead long exceedeth the living. The night of time far surpasseth the day, and who knows when was the eqninox '" — Sir Thomat H, . 'c:'. No. 1. PHILIPP LUDWIG STATIUS MULLER, Pro/cteor der Naturgeichichte...
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