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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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There's Room for Me Here: Literacy Workshop in the Middle School

Janet Allen, Kyle Gonzalez - Education - 1998 - 245 pages
...Literacy Workshop 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. Francis Bacon For many of us, the joy of finding the right book and the time to settle in and read...
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The Key to "The Name of the Rose": Including Translations of All Non-English ...

Adele J. Haft, Jane G. White, Robert J. White - History - 1999 - 194 pages
...NAME OF THE ROSE 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. Francis Bacon: Of Studies The Name of the Rose by any other name might have been called the "Apocalypse...
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新英语教程: 阅读, Volume 2

1999 - 250 pages
...following quotations. 1.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. Reading makes a full man,...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...and consider. I[ 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 cursorily; and some few to be read wholly and with diligence and attention. H Reading maketh a full...
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Words on Words: Quotations about Language and Languages

David Crystal, Hilary Crystal - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 580 pages
...Studies', in Essays 20:3 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 [carelessly]; and some few to be read wholly and with diligence and attention. Francis Bacon, 1597/1625,...
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 339 pages
...to be Swallowed, and Some Few to be Chewed and Digested: That is, some Bookes are to be read onely in Parts; Others to be read but not Curiously; And some Few to be 25 read wholly, and with Diligence and Attention. Some Bookes also may be read by Deputy, and Extracts...
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Restitutional Surgery of the Ear and Temporal Bone

Malte Erik Wigand, Roland Laszig, Gerhard Rettinger, Michael Robertson - Medical - 2001 - 353 pages
...Infirmary, UK Preface 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. Francis Bacon (1561-1626) in "Essays" Otological surgery developed from the general surgical approach...
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The Waning of the Renaissance, 1550-1640

William James Bouwsma - History - 2002 - 304 pages
..."Some books," he advised, "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." Like many modern critics, Montaigne saw the possibility of diverse readings of the same text, which...
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The Deadly Conference

Sonia Laser - Fiction - 2001 - 194 pages
...Bacon once wrote. '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'," George said and he put the book down. "I hope that in your next book you can simplify your explanations....
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Authors' Famous Recipes and Reflections on Food

Diane E. Holloway - Cooking - 2002 - 328 pages
...oil, vinegar, dill "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. "Francis Bacon (1561-1626) Forfar Bridies Pasties and meat pies are traditional English fare but the...
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