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" Vast chain of being! which from God began, Natures ethereal, human, angel, man, Beast, bird, fish, insect, what no eye can see, No glass can reach; from infinite to thee, From thee to nothing. "
Human Physiology - Page 33
by Robley Dunglison - 1850
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Readings in Early Anthropology

James S. Slotkin - Social Science - 2004 - 552 pages
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Ages in Chaos: James Hutton and the Discovery of Deep Time

Stephen Baxter - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 245 pages
...Hutton had read Pope, who wrote in 1755: 'Vast chain of being) which from God began, / Nature aethereal, human, angel, man, / Beast, bird, fish, insect, what no eye can see, / No glass can reach; from Infinite to thee, / From thee to nothing.' Hutton's medical arguments were a remarkable foreshadowing...
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John Locke

Geraint Parry - Political Science - 2003 - 171 pages
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Clio the Romantic Muse: Historicizing the Faculties in Germany

Theodore Ziolkowski, Professor Emeritus of German and Comparative Literature Theodore Ziolkowski - History - 2004 - 215 pages
...Around, how wide! how deep extend below! Vast chain of Being! which from God began, Natures aethereal, human, angel, man, Beast, bird, fish, insect, what no eye can see, No glass can reach; from Infinite to thee, From thee to Nothing. (2-35-4I) The notion was widely current in Germany too,...
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How the Earthquake Bird Got Its Name and Other Tales of an Unbalanced Nature

H. H. Shugart - Nature - 2004 - 227 pages
...this point of view: 14 Vast chain of being, which from God began, Natures aethereal, human, angel and man, Beast, bird, fish, insect what no eye can see, No glass can reach! From infinite to thee, from thee to Nothing!—On superior pow'rs Were we to press, inferior might...
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Architecture and Suburbia: From English Villa to American Dream House, 1690-2000

John Archer - Architecture - 2005 - 470 pages
...may go? Around how wide? how deep extend below? Vast Chain of Being! which from God began, Natures Ethereal, human, Angel, Man, Beast, bird, fish, insect; what no Eye can see, No Glass can reach: from Infinite to thee, From thee to Nothing! — On superior pow'rs Were we to press, inferior might...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Robert Chochrane - Literary Collections - 2005 - 564 pages
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La souffrance portée au langage dans la prose de Samuel Beckett

Diane Lüscher-Morata - History - 2005 - 312 pages
...ordre cosmique (cf. Smith, p. 146) : 'Vast chain of being, which from God began, / Natures aethereal, human, angel, man, / Beast, bird, fish, insect! What no eye can see, / No glass can reach! From infinite to thee, / From thee to Nothing!' (Pope, w.237-44, p.513). Le Dieu de l'univers embrasse...
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Dialogues on the beauty of nature and Moral reflections on certain topics of ...

Johann Georg Sulzer - Art - 2005 - 123 pages
...more perfect than the last. This is the Vast chain of Being, which from God began. Natures aethereal, human, angel, man. Beast, bird, fish, insect! What no eye can see. No glass can reach; from Infinite to thee, From thee to Nothing! POPE I imagine millions of these higher spirits as forming...
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Culture and Values: A Survey of the Humanities, Volume 2

Lawrence Cunningham, Lawrence S. Cunningham, John J. Reich - Philosophy - 2005 - 540 pages
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