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" ... the room he was in, he said, he knew to be but part of the house, yet he could not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. "
Human Physiology - Page 291
by Robley Dunglison - 1850
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A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 3

John Walker - 1811
...things larger, those first seen he conceived less, never being able to imagine any lines beyond those he saw. The room he was in, he said, he knew to be...not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. Before he was couched, he expected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation for,...
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A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 3

John Walker - 1811
...things larger, those first seen he conceived less, never being able to imagine any lines beyond those be saw. The room he was in, he said, he knew to be but...not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. Before he was couched, he expected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation for,...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

Youth's instructor - 1822
...seeing larger, those first seen he conceived less, never being able to imagine any lines beyond those he saw. The room he was in, he said, he knew to be...not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. Before he was couched, he expected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation for,...
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The Monthly Gazette of Health, Volume 7

1822
...imagine any dimensions beyond those immediately in view; and though he knew the room he was in was only part of the house, yet he could not conceive that the whole house could look bigger than the room did. Blindness had this advantage, he said, that he could go any where in the dark much...
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The London Magazine, Volume 10

1824
...seen he conceived to be less than they had appeared before, never being able to imagine any figures or [ )/ 2lanŦ+ s E) \CeP%,v , r e 3 @ c& 4 Y uT 3 r R* r ^ 2 & HF p n9= W { T-? ׿L  ۓ | Before he was couched he expected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation for,...
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The art of beauty; or, The best methods of improving and preserving the ...

Art - 1825
...than the first, he conceived the first to be less. The room he was in, he said, he conceived to be part of the house ; yet he could not conceive that the whole house should look bigger, for the picture of the room filled the whole area of his eye. He was exceedingly...
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Outlines of Human Physiology

Herbert Mayo - Physiology - 1827 - 406 pages
...so little room, saying it should have seemed as impossible to him, as to put a bushel into a pint. At first he could bear but very little light, and...not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. Before he was couched, he expected little advantage from seeing worth undergoing an operation for,...
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Readings in Natural Philosophy: Or, A Popular Display of the Wonders of ...

Sir Richard Phillips - 1830 - 700 pages
...first, he could bear but very little sight, and the things he saw he thought extremely large ; but on seeing things larger, those first seen he conceived...could not conceive that the whole house could look larger. Before he was couched, he expected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation...
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The Spirit of the English Magazines

American periodicals - 1825
...seen he conceived to be less than they had appeared before, never being able to imagine any figures or lines beyond the bounds he saw : the room he was in...not conceive that the whole house could look bigger. Before he was couched he ex* pected little advantage from seeing, worth undergoing an operation for,...
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Annual Meeting, Volume 2

American Institute of Instruction - Education - 1832
...to him, as to put a bushel of any thing into a pint. At first, he could bear but very little sight, and the things he saw he thought extremely large ;...the house, yet he could not conceive that the whole could look bigger. A year after first seeing, being carried upon Epsom Downs, and observing a large...
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