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" Nothing, then, was to be heard but the shrieks of women, the screams of children, and the cries of men ; some calling for their children, others for their parents, others for their husbands, and only distinguishing each other by their voices ; one lamenting... "
THE DUBLIN PENNY JOURNAL - Page 157
by Philip Dixon Hardy - 1836
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Letters from a young painter abroad [J. Russell] to his friends in England

John Russell (painter.) - 1748 - 286 pages
...for their child" ren, others for their parents, others for their ** hufbands, and only diftinguifhing each other " by their voices ; one lamenting his own fate, ** another that of his family •, fome wifhing to *' die, from the very fear of dying-; fome lifting " up their hands to the gods...
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The midwife: or, The old woman's magazine, Volume 1

Midwife - 1750
...the Lights extinci ; nothing then was to be heawl but the Shrieks of Women, the Screams of Children, and the Cries .of Men : Some calling for their Children, others for their Parents, others for their Hufbands, and only diftinguiftnng each other by their Voices ; one lamenting his own Fate, another...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger.), William Melmoth - Latin letters - 1757 - 322 pages
...calling for their children, others for their parents, others for their hufbands, and only diftinguiftiing each other by their voices; one lamenting his own fate, another that of his family; fome wifhing to die, from the very fear of dying, fome lifting their hands to the gods ; but the greater...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an ..., Volume 9

Biography - 1762
...calling for their children, others for their parents, others for their hufbands, and only diftinguifhing each other by their voices; one lamenting his own fate, another that of his family, fome wifhing to die from the very fear of dying, fome lifting up their hands to the gods, but the greater...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an ..., Volume 9

Biography - 1762
...calling for their children, others for theft parents, others for their hufbands, and only diftinguifhing each other by their voices; one lamenting his own fate, another that of his family, fome wifhing to die from the very fear of dying, fome lifting up their hands to the gods, but the greater...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ...

Biography - 1798
...calling for their children, others for their parents, others for their hufbands, and only diftinguifhine each other by their voices ; one lamenting his own fate, another that of his family, fome wiihing to die from the very fear of 'dying, fome lifting up their hands to the gods, but the...
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Kirby's Wonderful and Scientific Museum: Or, Magazine of ..., Volume 2

Characters and characteristics - 1804
...them. Nothing then was to be heard, says Pliny, but the shrieks of women, the screams of children, and the cries of men : some calling for their children,...wishing to die from the very fear of dying, some lifting up their hands to the Gods, but the greater part imagining, that the last and eternal night was come,...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger.) - Lawyers - 1807
...the lights extinct. Nothing, then, was to be heard but the shrieks of women, the screams of children, and the cries of men ; some calling for their children,...imagining that the last and eternal night was come, \vhich was to destroy both the gods * and the world together. Among these there were some who augmented...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger.) - Authors, Latin - 1809
...the lights extinct. Nothing, then, was to be heard but the shrieks of women, the screams of children, and the cries of men ; some calling for their children,...; but the greater part imagining that the last and cterixal night was come, which was to destroy both the gods* and the world together. Among these there...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul, Volumes 1-2

Pliny (the Younger.) - 1809
...the lights extinct. Nothing, then, was to be heard but the shrieks of women, the screams of children, and the cries of men ; some calling for their children,...the gods ; but the greater part imagining that the lasf and eternal night was come, which was to destroy both the gods* and the world together. Among...
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