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" Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested; that is, some books are to be read only in parts; others to be read, but not curiously; and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. "
The Saturday Magazine - Page 32
1838
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Cobb's New Sequel to the Juvenile Readers, Or, Fourth Reading Book ...

Lyman Cobb - Readers - 1845 - 240 pages
...granted, or to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be read only in part; others to be read, but not curiously ; and some few...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. 7. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others: but that should be in...
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Materials for thinking extracted from the works of the learned of all ages

Materials - 1846
...for '• 'tis the company and not the charge that makes the feast." — Isaac Walton. MX. Books. — Read not to contradict and confute, but to weigh and...attention. Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man,and writing an exact man. — Lord Bacon. IX. Laws must not be inconsistent with Natural...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...weigh, and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only...attention. .... Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man. And therefore if a man write little, he had need have a great...
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English Grammar: Style, Rhetoric, and Poetry ; to which are Added ...

Richard Hiley - English language - 1846 - 271 pages
...weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested : that is, some books are to be read only...to be read wholly and with diligence and attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others ; but that would be only...
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Knight's Penny Magazine, Volumes 1-2

1846
...brought together into in small compass of "s-* more than such a mere imi Essay Bacon has said, chewed and digested : that is, some books are to be read only...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention.' This must be understood, from the title and whole strain of the essay, to be addressed to students—...
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The Church of England quarterly review, Volume 20

1846
...by observation. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested — that is, some books are to be read only...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others ; but that would be only...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only...to be read, but not curiously ; and some few to be retd wholly, and with diligence and attention Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and...
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...some hooks are to he read only in parts; others to he read, hut not curiously ; and some few to he read wholly, and with diligence and attention Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man. And therefore if a man write little, he had need have a great...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and юте few to be chewed and digested : that is, some books are to be read only...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by others ; but that would be only...
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The Wesleyan methodist association magazine, Volume 11

1848
...weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some to be chewed and digested ; that is, some books are to be read only...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention." * We suppose the Courts of law, held in Westminster Hall, are meant. ED. t Rev. Geo. Gilfillan, in"...
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