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" Cast thy eyes eastward, said he, and tell me what thou seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery ; and the tide of water that thou seest, is part... "
Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and Biographical, of ... - Page 283
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The Spectator, with Illustrative Notes: To which are Prefixed, the ..., Volume 3

1794
...that thou seest is part of t! e great tide of eternity. What is the reason, said I, that the title I see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again loses itself in a thick mist at the other? What thou seest, said he, is that portion of eternity 'which is called time, measured out by the sun, and...
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The English instructor; or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose ...

English instructor - English literature - 1801 - 258 pages
...the vale of misery , and the tide of water that ihou seest , is part of THE EN&LISH INSTRUCTOR. 247 eternity. What is the reason , said I , that the tide...again loses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest , said he , is that portion of eternity which is called time, measured out by the sun ,...
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Selections from the Spectator, Tatler, Guardian, and Freeholder: Selections ...

English essays - 1804
...and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the Vale Vale of Misery, and the tide of water that thou seest...Eternity. What is the reason, said I, that the tide I sec rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again loses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What...
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Beauties of British Prose. Selected by S. Melmoth

Sydney Melmoth - English prose literature - 1805 - 360 pages
...through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery, and the tide of water that tiion seest is part of the great tide of eternity. What...again loses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest, said he, is that portion of eternity which is cafled time, measured out by the sun, and...
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The British Essayists, Volume 8

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...see, said I, " a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it." " The valley that thou seest," said he, " is the Vale of Misery, and'...thou seest, is part of the great tide of eternity." " \Vhatistln- reason," said I, "that the tide I see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
..." a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it." " The valley that thou scest," said he, " is the Vale of Misery, and the tide of water that thou seest, is part of the groat tide of eternity." " What is the reason," said l, "that the tide I see rises out of it thick...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English literature - 1809
...seest. I see, said I, a huge valley, and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery, and the...see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again looses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest, said he, is that portion of eternity...
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The Spectator, Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1810
...water rolling through it." "The valley that thou seest," said he, " is the Vale of Misery, and the ude of water that thou seest, is part of the great tide..." that the tide I see rises out of a thick mist at the one end, and again loses itself in a thick mist at the other ?" " What thou seest," said he, "is...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...seest. I see, said I, a huge valley and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery, and the...see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again, looses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest, says he, is that portion of eternity...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...seest. I see, said I, a huge valley and a prodigious tide of water rolling through it. The valley that thou seest, said he, is the vale of misery, and the...see rises out of a thick mist at one end, and again, looses itself in a thick mist at the other ? What thou seest, says he, is that portion of eternity...
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