Warreniana: With Notes, Critical and Explanatory

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Longman, Hurst, Reese, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1824 - Всего страниц: 208

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Стр. 86 - Phenomena of Dreams, is of opinion that the lens or focus of intestinal light ascending the oesophagus at right angles, a juxtaposition of properties takes place, so that the nucleus of the diaphragm reflecting on the cerebellum the prismatic visions of the pilorus, is made to produce that marvellous operation of mind upon matter better known by the name of dreaming.
Стр. 8 - Dr. Ireland, some years my junior, in our little school, at his spellingbook. During this long period, our friendship has been without a cloud ; my delight in youth, my pride and consolation in age. I have followed, with an interest that few can feel and none can know, the progress of my friend from the humble state of a curate to the elevated situation which he has now reached, and in every successive change have seen, with inexpressible delight, his reputation and the wishes of the public precede...
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Стр. 79 - mid daintiest feasts they sighed; Gout trod in anger on each hapless toe ; Stern apoplexy pummelled each fat side, And dropsy seconded his deadly blow, 'TJ11 floored by fate they sunk to endless sleep below.

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