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" Bagdat in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myself on the tops of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life; and, passing from one thought to another, surely... "
The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on ... - Page 209
by Robert Burns - 1800
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The Modern British Essayists: Jeffrey, Francis. Contributions to the ...

English essays - 1852
...of three syllables. ' On the 5tn dav of the moon, which, according to the custom of myeorefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended tlie high hill of Bagdat, in order to раза the rest of the day in...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with a biogr. and critical preface ...

Spectator The - 1853
...translated word for word as follows : — " On the fifth day of the moon, which according to the custom of my forefathers I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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Select specimens of English prose [ed.] by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1853
...have translated word for word, as follows. On the fifth day of the moon, which according to the custom of my forefathers I always keep holy, after having washed myself and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdad in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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Evergreen, Volumes 7-8

Christian literature, American - 1850
...Tran«lated from an Ancient Manuicript. N the fifth day of the moon, ( which, according to the 4 custom of my forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself ^ and offered up my morning devotions, >. I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, . in order to pass the remainder of the...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the ..., Volumes 3-4

Spectator The - 1853
...translated word for word as follows. ' On the fifth day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the dajr in meditation...
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The Spectator: With a Biographical and Critical Preface, and Explanatory ...

1854
...translated word for word as follows : — " On the fifth day of the moon, which according to the custom of my forefathers I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 6

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1854 - 750 pages
...ю a word of three syllables. ' On the 5ili day of ihe moon, which, according to the custom of ray forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hill of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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THE Poetical and Prose Works OF ROBERT BURNS: THE LIFE, NOTES AND ...

A. CUNNINGHAM - 1855
...idea to a word of three syllables : — " On the 5th day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hill of Bagdad, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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the complete works of robert burns containing his poems, songs, and ...

allan cunningham - 1855
...an idea to a word of three syllables : "On the 6th day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hill of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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The life and works of Robert Burns, ed. by R. Chambers. Libr. ed, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1856
...an idea to a word of three syllables : ' On the 5th day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers, I always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hill of Bagdad, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation...
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