Amos Huntingdon

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T. Nelson and Sons, 1881 - 422 strán (strany)
 

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Strana 193 - Slaves cannot breathe in England ; if their lungs Receive our air, that moment they are free ; They touch our country, and their shackles fall.
Strana 84 - ... to dive into the depths of dungeons: to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain; to take the gauge and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt; to remember the forgotten, to attend to the neglected, to visit the forsaken, and to compare and collate the distresses of all men in all countries.
Strana 84 - He has visited all Europe, — not to survey the sumptuousness of palaces, or the stateliness of temples ; not to make accurate measurements of the remains of ancient grandeur, nor to form a scale of the curiosity of modern art ; not to collect medals, or collate manuscripts : — but to dive into the depths of dungeons; to plunge into the infection of hospitals ; to survey the mansions of sorrow and pain ; to take the gauge and dimensions of misery, depression, and contempt...
Strana 400 - ... godliness hath promise of the life that now is," as well as of that which is to come.
Strana 246 - I will make you steward of my own house," added Bonner, in a gentle and crafty manner. " But, my lord," was the reply, " if you cannot persuade my conscience by Scripture, I cannot find in my heart to turn from God for the love of the world ; for I count all worldly things but loss, in comparison with the love of Christ.
Strana 417 - Not a book of ornithological science, but a history of the Bird in its most " picturesque and poetical aspects, from the egg in the nest to the "triumph of the wing" in the sea-eagle. We have described here birds of the Polar Regions, and of the Tropics; birds of passage, birds of prey; the song of the nightingale and of the robin, &c. The exquisite illustrations introduce varied kinds of landscape scenery. THE INSECT. By JULES MICHELET.
Strana 202 - Christian to do any thing against his conscience. Here I stand ; I cannot do otherwise ; God help me.
Strana 422 - WHG KINGSTON. IN THE EASTERN SEAS ; or, The Regions of the Bird of Paradise. A Tale for Boys. With One Hundred and Eleven Illustrations. Crown 8vo, cloth, richly gilt. Price 6s. SATURDAY REVIEW. — "One of those stories of adventure in which boys delight.
Strana 422 - Saved from the Sea ; or, The Loss of the Viper, and the Adventures of her Crew in the Great Sahara. With 30 Full-page Engravings. Gilt edges. Price 5s. The South Sea Whaler: A Story of the Loss of the Champion, and the Adventures of her Crew.
Strana 419 - THE CHILDREN ON THE PLAINS. A Story of Travel and Adventure in the Great Prairies of North America. By the Author of "The Babes in the Basket.

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