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A view of the principal deistical writers ... in England in the last and ... - Page 189
by John Leland - 1754
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Letters on the Study and Use of History

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - 1752 - 481 pages
...not to be neglected. Every one may make it, who is able 'to read and to reflect on what he reads : and every one who makes it will find, in his degree,...the benefit that arifes from an early acquaintance contracted in this manner with mankind. We are not only paflengers or fojourners in this world, but...
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Reflections on the late Lord Bolingbroke's Letters on the Study and Use of ...

John Leland - 1753 - 167 pages
...train us " up to public and private virtue*." He declares, that " everyone that is able to read, " and to reflect upon what he reads, is able to " make...he recom" mends: and every one who makes it, will cc find in his degree the benefit that arifes from " an early acquaintance with mankind, contractu...
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A View of the Principal Deistical Writers that Have Appeared in ..., Volume 1

John Leland - 1756 - 483 pages
...he reads, is able to ; ".ipake that ufe of hiftory which he recom• Vol. I. p. 1 5. 57. ' mends : " mends : and every one who makes it, will " find in...arifes from " an early acquaintance with mankind, con" tra&ed in this method *." — He adds, that • *e we are only paflengers or fojourners in " world...
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The Misscellaneous [sic] Works of the Right Honourable Henry St ..., Volume 1

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - 1768
...not to be neglected. Every one may make it, .who is able to read and to reflect on what he reads : and every one who makes it will find, in his degree,...the benefit that arifes from an early acquaintance contracted in this manner with mankind. We are not only paflengers or fojourners in this world, but...
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Letters on the Study and Use of History

Henry Saint-John Bolingbroke - 1791 - 308 pages
...not to be neglected. Every one may make it, who is able to read and to reflect on -what he reads : and every one who makes it will find , in his degree , the benefit that ariTes from an early acquaintance contraded in this manner with mankind. We are not only paffengers...
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The Works of the Late Right Honorable Henry St. John, Lord ..., Volume 2

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - 1793
...is not to be neglected. Every one may make it, who is able to read and to reflect on what he reads : and every one who makes it will find, in his degree,...the benefit that arifes from an early acquaintance contradicted in this manner with man* We are not only paflengers or fojourners in this world, but \vt...
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A View of the Principal Deistical Writers that Have Appeared in ..., Volume 2

John Leland, William Laurence Brown - 1798
...private virtne*." — < He declares, that " every one that is able to read, and to " refleft upon wliat he reads, is able to make that ufe of hiftory " which he recommends : and every one who makes it, will " find in his degree the benefit that arifcs from an...
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The Works of the Late Right Honourable Henry St. John, Lord ..., Volume 3

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - 1809
...is not to be neglected. Every one may make it, who is able to read and to reflect on what he reads : and every: one who makes it will find in his degree the benefit, that arises from an early acquaintance contracted in this manner with mankind. We are not only passengers...
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A View of the Principal Deistical Writers: That Have Appeared in England in ...

John Leland - 1837 - 730 pages
...to train us up to public and private virtue."* He declares, that " every one that is able to read, and to reflect upon what he reads, is able to make that use of history which he recommends: and every one who makes it, will find in his degree the benefit...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1856 - 776 pages
...is not to be neglected. Every one may make it who is able to read, and to reflect on what he reads ; and every one who makes it will find, in his degree, the benefit that arises from an early acquaintance contracted in this manner with mankind. We are not only passengers...
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