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" ... try the experiment, but my heart always failed me when I came to the trial ; because, among these wretched people, it was a pretence they might very probably have sheltered themselves under, that I was a Christian, — that, therefore, it had no effect... "
The Analytical Review, Or History of Literature, Domestic and Foreign, on an ... - Page 248
by Thomas Christie - 1791
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser

1790
...meltered themfelves under, that 1 was a Chriltian, that therefore it had no effeil upon me. J have ilill remaining by me a fmall quantity of this root, but...never had an opportunity of trying the experiment.' Mr. Bruce's figure of the horned viper Ħsa very good one. hut it exjżl!y agrees with one given in...
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The Monthly Review

1790
...that I was a Chriftian, that therefore it had no eflect upon me. I have ftill remaining by me a finall quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment.' Philofophical Tranfactions, and is not therefore original, as he would intimate. His account of birds...
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Gallery of Nature and Art, Or a Tour Through Creation and Science ..., Volume 5

E. Polehamton - 1815
...was a Christian, and that therefore it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment." The cerastes often makes its appearance among the numerous hieroglyphic figures on the various remains...
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The Gallery of Nature and Art; Or a Tour Through Creation and Science ...

Edward Polehampton - Natural history - 1821
...was a Christian, and that therefore it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment." . i . , The cerastes often makes its appearadfce among the numerous hieroglyphic figures on the various...
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The Class Reptilia

Georges baron Cuvier - Reptiles - 1831 - 481 pages
...was a Christian, and that therefore it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment." On this account the following remarks are made by M. Cloquet. " All the absurdities which have been...
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The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization: The class ...

Georges baron Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray - Zoology - 1831
...was a Christian, and that therefore it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment." On this account the following remarks are made by M. Cloquet. " All the absurdities which have been...
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Leaves from the note book of a naturalist

William John Broderip - 1852
...was a Christian, — that, therefore, it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment. On the 26th of May, the day on which I first saw the hippopotamus, I witnessed the performance of the...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 27

1850
...was a Christian — that, therefore, it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment. On the 26th of May, the day on which I first saw the hippopotamus, I witnessed the performance of the...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 42

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1850
...was a Christian, — that, therefore, it had no effect upon me. I have still remaining by me a small quantity of this root, but never had an opportunity of trying the experiment. On the 26th of May, the day on which I first saw the hippopotamus, I witnessed the performance of the...
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