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In der Vossischen Buchhandlung., 1792

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Page 60 - tis to cast one's eyes so low ! The crows and choughs that wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles. Half way down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade ! Methinks he seems no bigger than his head. .The fishermen that walk upon the beach Appear like mice; and yond tall anchoring bark Diminish'd to her cock; her cock, a buoy Almost too small for sight.
Page 72 - Hear, all ye angels, progeny of light, Thrones, dominations, princedoms, virtues, powers; Hear my decree, which unrevoked shall stand; This day I have begot whom I declare My only Son, and on this holy hill Him have anointed, whom ye now behold At my right hand; your head I him appoint; And by myself have sworn, to him shall bow All knees in heaven, and shall confess him Lord.
Page 60 - tis, to caft one's eyes fo low! The crows and choughs, that wing the midway air, "Shew fcarce fo grofs as beetles. Half way down Hangs one, that gathers famphire; dreadful trade! Methinks, he feems no bigger than his head. The...
Page 248 - Farnese un morceau de peinture antique, trouvé dans la Vigne de l'Empereur Adrien à Tivoli p.
Page 59 - Come on, Sir, here's the place—— ftand ftill. How fearful And dizzy 'tis, to caft one's eyes fo low ! The crows and choughs, that wing the midway air. Shew fcarce fo grofs as beetles. Half way down Hangs one, that gathers Samphire ; dreadful trade ! Methinks, he feems no bigger than his head.
Page 221 - Monumens singuliers qui ont rapport à la Religion des plus anciens Peuples. Par le RP Dom * * *, Religieux Bénédictin de In Congrégation de S.
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