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Twenty-Three Years Under a Sky-Light: Or, Life and Experiences of a Photographer
H. J. Rodgers
No preview available - 2016
Twenty-Three Years Under a Sky-Light, Or Life and Experiences of a ...
H. J. Rodgers
No preview available - 2017
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Page 227 - For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away : but the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you.
Page 168 - I'll think it but a fond conceit — It cannot be that thou art gone! Thy vesper bell hath not yet tolled : And thou wert aye a masker bold ! What strange disguise hast now put on, To make believe that thou art gone?
Page 168 - Thou art gone ? 1 see these locks in silvery slips, This drooping gait, this altered size : But springtide blossoms on thy lips, And tears take sunshine from thine eyes ! Life is but thought : so think I will That Youth and I are house-mates...
Page 168 - This drooping gait, this altered size : But springtide blossoms on thy lips, And tears take sunshine from thine eyes ! Life is but thought : so think I will That Youth and I are house-mates still. Dew-drops are the gems of morning, But the tears of mournful eve ! Where no hope is, life's a warning That only serves to make us grieve, When we are old...
Page 20 - DRAPER, MD, LL. D., Professor of Chemistry and Physiology in the University of New York. New York: 1856. 2. History of the Intellectual Development of Europe.
Page 6 - LIBRARY FROM THE BEQUEST OF EVERT JANSEN WENDELL 1918 Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year...
Page 234 - Christian, in the bright and blessed hope of everlasting life. Farewell, beloved friend, honored citizen, public benefactor, good and faithful servant.
Page 137 - ... explained, merely as mementoes of the departed, and the latter are stuck on poles, or hung round the eaves of their huts, as trophies of the chase. Pinna and other shells are said to have been used in former times as adze blades, but this is no longer the case, for quantities of iron are always obtainable. Strange as it may seem to some of my readers, there is no trace or tradition of stone having been utilised for this purpose. 3. The only instances in which these tribes appear to have had recourse...