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" Look no more, said he, on man in the first stage of his existence, in his setting out for eternity; but cast thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. "
The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson - Page 129
by British essayists - 1819
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The Spectator: ...

1718
...thine Eye on that thick « MiftintowhichtheTidebears the ieveral Generations of ' Mortals that fall into it. I directed my Sight as I • was ' ordered, and (whether or no the good Genius ftrengflr• ened it with any fupernatural Force, or diffipated Part of ' the Miftthat was before too...
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The Little Female Orators, Or Nine Evenings Entertainment, with Observations

Children - 1778 - 106 pages
...thick Mift, into which the Tide bears the fevertJ Generations of Mortals that fall into it. I dire&ed my Sight as I was ordered, and (whether or no the good Genius ftrengthened it with any fupernatural Force, or diffipated Part of the Mift, that was before too thick...
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The Spectator, with Illustrative Notes: To which are Prefixed, the ..., Volume 3

1794
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and...strengthened it with any supernatural force, or dissipated part'of the mist that was before too thick for the eye to to penetrate) I saw the valley opening at...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

English essays - 1804
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and...eye to penetrate) I saw the valley opening at the further end, and spreading forth into an immense ocean, that had a huge rock of adamant running through...
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Beauties of British Prose. Selected by S. Melmoth

Sydney Melmoth - English prose literature - 1805 - 360 pages
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and,...the valley opening at the farther end, and spreading fyrth into an immense ocean, that had a huge rock of adamant running: through the midst of it, and...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...thine eye ou that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and (whether or no the good genins strengthened it with any supernatural force, or dissipated part of the mist that was before...
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The Spectator in miniature: being a collection of the principle ..., Volume 1

Spectator The - 1808
...Genins strengthened it with any supernatu, ;il force, or dissipated part of the mist that was hefore too thick for the eye to penetrate, I saw the valley opening at the further end, and spreading forth into an immense ocean,, that had a hnge rock of adamant ruuning throngh...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose: Selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - Children - 1808 - 1120 pages
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals th:¡t fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and (whether or no thegood genius strengthened it with any supernatural force, or dissipated part of the mist that was...
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The Spanish language, la gramática inglesa, and the English reader

Nicolas Gouin Dufief - Commercial correspondence, Spanish - 1811
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it. I directed my sight as I was ordered, and...eye to penetrate) I saw the valley opening at the further end, and spreading forth into an immense ocean, that had a huge rock of adamant running through...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index

Spectator The - 1811
...thine eye on that thick mist into which the tide bears the several generations of mortals that fall into it." I directed my sight as I was ordered, and...that was before too thick for the eye to penetrate) 1 snw the valley opening at the further end, and spreading forth into an immense ocean, that had a...
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