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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,' said... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 255
1809
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A Collection, in Prose and Verse, for the Use of Schools

Andrew Thomson - Readers - 1835 - 280 pages
...my forefathers, I always kept holy, after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotion, I ascended the high hill of 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...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...begin with the first vision, which I have translated word for word as follows: 'On the fifth day of the and an impartial execution of poetical justice. Who...not; but I am sure it has no foundation in nature, in nigh hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here...
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Spectator (The)

English essays - 1836 - 714 pages
...which I have translated wgtd or word as follows : " On the fifth day of the moon, which accord! to the custom of my forefathers I always keep holy after having washed myself, and offered up my mornng devotions, I ascended the high bills of Bagdat n order to pass the rest of the day in mediutios,...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...begin with the first vision, which I have translated word for word as follows: 'On the fifth day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers,...and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the nigh hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns, John Gibson Lockhart - Scotland - 1837 - 425 pages
...fancy before I was capable of fixing an idea to a word of three syllables : " On the 5th day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers,...after having washed myself, and offered up my morning devotiom, I ascended the high hill of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...LXV. The Vision ofMirza, exhibiting a Picture of Human Life. — SPECTATOR. 1. ON the fifth day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers,...offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdad, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. 2. As I was here airing...
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The Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - Poets, English - 1840 - 820 pages
...fancy, before I was capable of fixing an idea to a word of three syllables : ' On the fifth dav of the was awakened by the prospect of coming war, which ended not till it Italy, after having washed myself and offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hill of...
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The Works of Joseph Addison, Volumes 1-2

Joseph Addison - 1842
...begin with the first vision, which I have translated word for word as follows: 'On the fifth day of the us the bishop of St Asaph* ie the morning, and Dr....preachers for the whole year, where I saw with a great hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing...
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Exercises on the German grammar

Franz C F. Demmler - 1842
...departed in peace. III. The Vision of Mirza. Exhibiting a Picture of Human Life. On the fifth day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers,...always keep holy, after having washed myself, and offered1 up my 11 >Diefi. See Gram. p. 85. l To offer up oerrid)ten (to 12 For my sake mir ju Etebe....
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The churchman's monthly companion, ed. by T.K. Arnold

Churchman - 1844
...the first vision, which I have translated word for word as follows : — " On the fifth day of the moon, which, according to the custom of my forefathers,...offered up my morning devotions, I ascended the high hills of Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing...
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