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Norfolk, the Marine Metropolis of Virginia - And the Sound and River Cities ...
George I Nowitzky
No preview available - 2010
Norfolk; The Marine Metropolis of Virginia: And the Sound and River Cities ...
George I Nowitzky
No preview available - 2016
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Page 67 - Napoleon utter a more original truth than when he said, that there is but one step from the sublime to the ridiculous...
Page 16 - In fancy now, beneath the twilight gloom, Come, let me lead thee o'er this "second Rome! Where tribunes rule, where dusky Davi bow, And what was Goose Creek once is Tiber now...
Page 87 - Oh Death ! where is thy sting ? Oh Grave ! where is thy victory ? The sting of Death is sin, and the strength of sin is the Law.
Page 67 - there is but one step from the sublime to the ridiculous," but in this case the sense is reversed : the outside is ridiculous — the inside is sublime.