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" He had no relish for amusements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monastic austerity. He desired no other society than that of monks, and was almost continually employed with them in chanting the hymns... "
A Book of Ballads on German History - Page 136
by Wilhelm Wagner - 1877 - 154 pages
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The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V.

William Robertson - Europe - 1769
...contemporaries. An illiberal and timid fuperftition depre fled his fpirit. Hi* had no relifh for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monaftick aufterity.. He defired no other focicty than that of monks, and was almoft continually employed...
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The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V.

William Robertson - Europe - 1777
...contemporaries. An illiberal and timid fuperftition depreffed his ipirit. He had no I'elifh for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of rnonaftick aufterity. He defired no other fociety than that of monks, and was almoft continually employed...
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The History of Spain: From the Establishment of the Colony of ..., Volume 2

Charles John Ann Hereford - Spain - 1793
...contemporaries. An illiberal and timid fuperftition deprefled his fpirit. He had no relifh for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monaftic aufterity. He defired no other fociety than that of Monks, and was almbft continually employed...
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The European Magazine: And London Review, Volume 23

1793
...and timid fuperftition d.eprc(Tcd his fpirit. He had no i\ iilli ier »raufcmcnis of any Jtind. Ht endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monaftic autterity. He defired no other fociety than that of Monks, and was almoft continually employed...
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Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 4, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1797
...cotemporarie. An illiberal and timid fuperftition deprcfled his fpirit. He had no relifli for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monadic auderity. He deiired no other fociety than that of monks, and was almod continually employed...
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The Power of Solitude: A Poem. In Two Parts

Joseph Story - American poetry - 1804 - 260 pages
...a prey to religious mortifications. " An illiberal and timid superstition depressed his spirit. He had no relish for amusements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform in his manner of living to all the rigor of monastic austerity. He desired no other society, than that of monks, and was almost continually...
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The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V.: With a View of the ...

William Robertson - Europe - 1809
...distinguished Charles among his contemporaries. An illiberal and timid superstition depressed his spirit. He had no relish for amusements of any kind. He endeavoured...continually employed with them in chanting the hymns of the BOOK Missal. As an expiation for his sins, he gave <^-N-«-/ himself the discipline in secret with...
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The history of the reign of the emperor Charles v, Volume 4

William Robertson - 1809
...distinguished Charles among his contemporaries. An illiberal and timid superstition depressed his spirit. He had no relish for amusements of any kind. He endeavoured...society than that of monks, and was Almost continually em* ployed with them in chanting the hymns of the BOOK Missal. As an expiation for his sins, he gave...
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Encyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences ..., Volume 5

Encyclopaedia Britannica - 1810
...cotemporaries. An illiberal and timid fuperliition deprefled his Ipint. He had no relifti for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monaftic aufterity. He defired no other focietv than that of monks, and was almoft continually employed...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge ..., Volume 5

Encyclopaedia Perthensis - 1816
...cotemporarics. An illiberal and timid iuperftition dcprelled his fpirit. He loft all reliih for amufements of any kind. He endeavoured to conform, in his manner of living, to all the rigour of monaftic aufterity. He defired no other fociety than that of monks, and was almoft continually employed...
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