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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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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...and consider.0 U 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. U Reading maketh a full...
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英汉互译实践与技巧

许建平 - Chinese language - 2003 - 358 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...be read wholly, and with diligence and attention. Some books also may be read by deputy, and extracts made of them by 2 坞英汉互译实践与技巧(...
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新编研究生综合英语教程: 学生用书

2003 - 503 pages
...into Chinese. 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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Grammatica elementare della lingua inglese: morfologia con temi, dialoghi ...

L. Piccoli Calvi - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 290 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...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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12 Steps to Study Success

Conrad Lashley, Warwick Best - Study skills - 2003 - 224 pages
...Francis Bacon said, 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 are to be read but not curiously [ie not carefully], and some few to be read wholly with diligence...
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Clinical Experiences of 70 Years in Homoeopathy

S. P. Koppikar - Homeopathy - 2003 - 405 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 in parts; the others to be read, but not curiously (carefully); and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence...
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Designing Usable Electronic Text: Ergonomic Aspects Of Human Information Usage

Andrew Dillon - Technology & Engineering - 2004 - 224 pages
...appropriate level 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. Sir Francis Bacon, 1621 Introduction Taken in isolation, the empirical literature on reading from screens...
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Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1936-1961: Teaching English in ...

Richard C. Smith - English language - 2005 - 395 pages
...essay "Of Studies". "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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Taste: A Literary History

Denise Gigante - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 272 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 read wholly, and with Diligence and Attention."8 The eighteenth-century editorial fashion for collecting and publishing "Beauties" was...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - Literary Collections - 2006 - 486 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...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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