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" ... a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fumes thereof, nearest resembling the horrible stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless. "
A true and certaine relation of a strange-birth, which was borne at Stone ... - Page 20
by Thomas Bedford - 1872
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Tobacco: Its History, Cultivation, Manufacture, and Adulterations: Its Use ...

Andrew Steinmetz - Tobacco - 1857 - 174 pages
...STREET. 1857. The right of Translation is reserved. OF ALFPE U CU3HORN POTTEK v?,t DEC. 15,1315 A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoake of the pit that is bottomlesse."— THE MOST HIGH AND MIGHTIE PUINCE JAMES, BY THE GRACE OF...
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The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art, Volume 2

Art - 1857
...against it his world-famous '' Counterblast to Tobacco," describing its use as " a custom loathesome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain,...stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible stygiau enioke of the pit that is bottomless !" The history of the custom thus dicnified by the assaults...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 6

American literature - 1860
...wilfully corrupted by this stinking smoke A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmfull to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof neerest resembling the horrible Stygian smoake of the pit that is bottomless." * The Popes Urban VIII....
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The Book of Object Lessons. A Teacher's Manual

W. J. Lake - 1857 - 156 pages
...paralysis and torpor, vomiting, weakness, loss of appetite and indigestion. Termed by King James I. " a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, and dangerous to the lungs." In England an average of nineteen ounces per person consumed annually...
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The triumph of truth, and, Continental letters and sketches, from the ...

James Caughey - 1857 - 420 pages
...these revolting exhalations : " Smoking is a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, hurtful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and, in the black, stinking fume, the nearest resemblance to the horrible Stygian smoke of the bottomless pit. It is not only a sin,...
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The book of object lessons, a teacher's manual

W J. Lake - 1858
...paralysis and torpor, vomiting, weakness, loss of appetite and indigestion. Termed by King James I. " a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, and dangerous to the lungs." In England an average of nineteen ounces per person consumed annually...
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Transactions of the First-fifty-ninth Annual Meeting ...

Ohio state medical society - Medicine - 1859
...inefficacy of law, evils are not increased. King James described the use of tobacco—" A custom loathesome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain,...dangerous to the lungs, and, in the black, stinking fumes thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless." Yet, "...
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Sight and Hearing; how Preserved, and how Lost

James Henry Clark - Ear - 1859 - 354 pages
...foolishly received, and so grossly mistaken in the right use thereof? * * * * A custome loathesome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the blacke, stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomlesse."...
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Introduction to English History: School Series

English history - Great Britain - 1859 - 320 pages
...yourselves both in person and goods, and taking also thereby the notes and marks of van ity on you. A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, and to the lungs dangerous." King Charles I. left six children: Charles, who succeeded him ; James...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 6

American literature - 1860
...sweetness of man's breath, being a good gift of God, should be wilfully corrupted by this stinking smoke A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose,...the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof neerest resembling the horrible Stygian smoake of the pit that is bottomless." * The Popes Urban VIII....
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