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" ... berceau, or covered walk of acacias, which commands a prospect of the country, the lake, and the mountains. The air was temperate, the sky was serene, the silver orb of the moon was reflected from the waters, and all nature was silent. I will not... "
The book of days, a miscellany of popular antiquities - Page 111
by Robert Chambers - 1862
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Sporting Magazine: Or, Monthly Calendar of the Transactions of ..., Volume 22

Hunting - 1828
...dissemble the first emotions of j*y on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of uiv fame. But my pride was soon humbled; and a sober melancholy...whatsoever might be the future fate of my history, the life of the historian might be short and precarious!" Now mark the difference of NJMKOD'S style, though...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 8

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805
...waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my...companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian must be short and precarious. I will add two facts, which...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1811
...waters, and all nature was alien I. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my fame. But my pride was soon hum* bled, and a sober melancholy was spread over mjr imind, by the idea that I had taken an everlasting...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1813
...waters, and all nature was silent. I wiH not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and perhaps the establishment of my fame....leave of an old and agreeable companion, and that whatever might be the future date of my history, the life of the historian must be short and precarious."...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 15

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1814
...waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my...companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian might be short and precarious. I will add two facts,...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1814
...waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my...companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian might be short and precarious. I will add two facts,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esq: With Memoirs of His ..., Volume 1

Edward Gibbon - English literature - 1814
...the waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my...companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian must be short and precarious. I will add two facts, which...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volume 8

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1816
...recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my fame. But my pride was soon humhled, and a sober melancholy was spread over my mind, by the idea that I had taken ли everlasting leave of an old and agreeable companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date...
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1817
...waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on the recovery of my freedom, and, perhaps, the establishment of my...companion, and that, whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian might be short and precarious. I wfll add two facts which...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 66

England - 1849
...the waters, and all nature was silent. I will not dissemble the first emotions of joy on recovery of my freedom, and perhaps the establishment of my fame....leave of an old and agreeable companion; and that, whatever might be the future fate of my History, the life of the historian must be short and precarious."...
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