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" Neither can any man marvel at the play of puppets, that goeth behind the curtain, and adviseth well of the motion. And for magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in... "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 61
by Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
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Essentials of English Speech and Literature: An Outline of the Origin and ...

Frank H. Vizetelly - Bible - 1915 - 434 pages
...used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he 1'eceived letters out of Greece, of some fights and services there, which were commonly for a passage or fort or some walled town at the most, he said, "It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battle...
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The Spirit of Man: An Anthology in English & French from the Philosophers ...

Robert Bridges - English literature - 1916 - 368 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...letters out of Greece, of some fights and services there ... he said, It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - American literature - 1919 - 712 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests lest, instead of warming, it should consume. It is...country should inspire caution, in those intrusted Hie old tales u-ent of. So certainly, if a man meditate much upon the universal frame of nature, the...
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - American literature - 1919 - 714 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests t by labor and intense study, (which I take be said. It seemed to him that he teas advertised of the Battle of the Frogs and the Mice, that the...
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Books and Ideals: An Anthology

Edmund Kemper Broadus - Books and reading - 1921 - 228 pages
...them not till they come near hand, and then ' It seemed to him, that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of '. So certainly, if a man meditate much upon the universal frame of nature, the earth with men upon it (the divineness of souls except)...
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Bacon Selections

Francis Bacon - 1928 - 558 pages
...fort or some walled town at the most, he said, It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of: so certainly if a man meditate much upon the universal frame of nature, the earth with men upon it (the divineness of souls except)...
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Essentials of English Speech and Literature: An Outline of the Origin and ...

Frank H. Vizetelly - English language - 1924 - 430 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...services there, which were commonly for a passage or fort or some walled town at the most, he said, "It seemed to him that he was advertised of the battle...
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Selected Philosophical Works

Francis Bacon, Rose-Mary Sargent - Philosophy - 1999 - 340 pages
...And for magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after he was used to great armies and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...said "it seemed to him that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales spoke of." So certainly if a man meditate much...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - English essays - 2002 - 868 pages
...Alexander the Great after that he was used to great armies and the great conquests of the spacious0 provinces in Asia, when he received letters out of Greece of some fights and services0 there, which were commonly for a passage0 or a fort or some walled town at the most, he said,...
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The Advancement of Learning

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1920 - 96 pages
...magnitude, as Alexander the Great, after that he was used to great armies, and the great conquests of the spacious provinces in Asia, when he received...said, It seemed to him, that he was advertised of the battles of the frogs and the mice, that the old tales went of. So certainly, if a man meditate much...
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