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" ... philosopher; for his mind was either elevated above, or tranquilly settled below, the cares and perplexities of this world. He had lived in it for years, without feeling the least curiosity to know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the... "
The Edinburgh Monthly Review - Page 243
1821
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 8

David Phineas Adams, Samuel Cooper Thacher, William Emerson - 1810
...whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...for its rising above the surrounding atmosphere." < The picture of the Hudson and its scenery exhibits a taste, a freshness, an effect, in some of the...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 8

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1810
...the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a-century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without...for its rising above the surrounding atmosphere." The picture of the Hudson and its scenery exhibits a taste, a freshness, an effect, in some of the...
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A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1812
...revolved round it, or it round the fun ; and he had even watched for at leaft half a century, the fmoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once troubling his head with any of thofe numerous theories, by which a philofopher would have perplexed his brain, in accounting lor its...
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A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819 - 296 pages
...know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun; and he had watched, for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tim merman of Amsterdam, and curiously...
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A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1819
...know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun; and he had watched, for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...which a philosopher would have perplexed his brain, ia accounting for its rising above the surrounding atmosphere. In his council he presided with great...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1820 - 520 pages
...know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun; and he had watched, for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Timmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Tunmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously...
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Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland from Queen Anne's Accession to ...

George Lockhart - Scotland - 1824 - 404 pages
...whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced Timmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1824 - 662 pages
...know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun; and he had watched, for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling,...for its rising above the surrounding atmosphere. In liis council he presided with great state and solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn in...
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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1824
...theories, by which a philosopher would have perplexed his brain, iu accounting for its risingabove the surrounding atmosphere. In his council he presided...solemnity. He sat in a huge chair of solid oak hewn iu the celebrated forest of the Hague, fabricated by an experienced timmerman of Amsterdam, and curiously...
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