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" Whatever reproach may, at a later period, have been justly thrown on the indolence and luxury of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of peace could... "
Life and times of Charlemagne - Page 107
1799 - 192 pages
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1849
...of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the vEncid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius...
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The New Monthly Belle Assemblée, Volume 30

1849
...luxury of religious orders, it was surely good that in an age of ignorance and violence there should be quiet cloisters and gardens in which the arts of peace could be safely cultivated. * * * Had not such retreats been scattered here and there among the hnts of a miserable peasantry and...
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The castles and abbeys of England, Volume 2

William Beattie - 1844
...of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...the jEneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle ; in which he who had a genius for art, might illuminate a martyrology, or carve...
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The History of England from the Accession of James II, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1849
...of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...the jEneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius for art might illuminate a martyrology or carve...
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The History of England: From the Accession of James the Second, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay - 1849
...of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the .ZEneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius...
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Macphail's Edinburgh ecclesiastical journal and literary review, Volumes 7-8

1849
...of religious orders, it was surely good, that in an ago of ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the ^Encid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle ; in which he who had a genius...
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The History of England from the Accession of James II.

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1849 - 619 pages
...ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts Voi. I. 3 B2 of peace could be safely cultivated, in which gentle...the JEneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius for art might illuminate a martyrology or carve...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 20

1849
...luxury of religious orders, it was surely good that in an age of ignorance and violence there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the Eneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle ; in which he who had a genius...
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The History of England from the Accession of James the Second, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1849
...ignorance and violence, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts VoL. L 3 * B2 of peace could be safely cultivated, in which gentle...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the .ZEneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius...
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THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1850 - 617 pages
...of religious orders, it was surely good that, in an age of ignorance and vidlenee, there should be quiet cloisters and gardens, in which the arts of...one brother could employ himself in transcribing the ^Eneid of Virgil, and another in meditating the Analytics of Aristotle, in which he who had a genius...
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