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" Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature. God's image; but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were in the eye. Many a man lives a burden to the earth; but a good book is the precious lifeblood of a master... "
The Spectator: A Digest-index - Page viii
by William Wheeler - 1892 - 178 pages
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The Manual of Liberty: Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ...

Liberty - 1795 - 406 pages
...precious life-blood of a masterspirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true, no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author, Volume 7

John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
...the precious life-blood of a master-spirit embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond a life. 'Tis true no age can restore a life, whereof, perhaps, there is no great loss; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: Ecclesiastical law. Matrimonial law. Of ...

John Milton, George Burnett - 1809
...precious lifeblood of a master spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a. life beyond life. It is true, no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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The Life of John Milton

Charles Symmons - 1810 - 646 pages
...the precious life-blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond a life. Tis true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected Irulh, for the want of which...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 4

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1816
...the earth ; but a good book is the precious lifeblood of a master-spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. 'Tis true, no age...restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss, and revolutions of ages do not often recover the loss of rejected Truth, for the want of which...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1816
...earth -, but a good book is the precious lifeblood of a master-spirit, imbalmed and treasured up ou purpose to a life beyond life. 'Tis true, no age can...restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss, and revolutions of ages do not often recover the loss of rejected Truth, for the want of which...
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A Selection from the English Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826
...prgcipns lit'phlnnH nf a mgsterjpirit^ imbalmed and treasure^ up on purpose to a ljfje_beyondTiife^ It is true no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss ; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 3

Theology - 1826
...precious life blood of a master spirit, imbalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true, no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss ; and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 3

1834
...the earth ; but a good book is the precious life-blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. "Tis true no age...restore a life whereof, perhaps, there is no great loss ; the revolutions of ages do not often recover the loss of a rejected truth, for the want of which...
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Visits and Sketches at Home and Abroad: With Tales and ..., Volume 1

Mrs. Jameson (Anna) - Art - 1834
...precious life-blood of a master-spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life. It is true, no age can restore a life, whereof perhaps there is no great loss : and revolutions of ages do not oft recover the loss of rejected truth, for the want of which...
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