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On the spikenard of the ancients (by C. Hatchett). - Page 12
by Charles Hatchett - 1836
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805 - 488 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Sjria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science : at his command they were translated by the most skilful...modesty at the assemblies and disputations of the learued. " He was not ignorant," says Abulpharagius, " that " they are the elect of God, his best and...
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Universal History Americanised; Or, An Historical View of the World, from ...

David Ramsay - World history - 1819 - 386 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science; at his command they were translated by the most skilful...at the assemblies and disputations of the learned. " He was not ignorant," says Abulpharagius, " that they are the elect of God, his best and most useful...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 3

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1830 - 442 pages
...and Egypt, collected the volumes of the Grecian science: at his command they were translated by tire most skilful interpreters into the Arabic language;...at the assemblies and disputations of the learned. " He was not ignorant," says Abulpharagius, " that they are the elect of God, his best and most useful...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 3

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1847 - 542 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science : at his command, they were translated by the most skilful...instructive writings ; and the successor of Mahomet assisted \viili pleasure and modesty at the assemblies and disputations of the learned. " He was not ignorant,"...
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, with ..., Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - 1855 - 496 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science: at his command they were translated by the most skilful...at the assemblies and disputations of the learned. " lie was not ignorant," says Abulpharagius, " that they are the elect of God, his best and most useful...
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Experimental Investigation of the Spirit Manifestations: Demonstrating the ...

Robert Hare - Spiritualism - 1855 - 484 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science : at his command they were translated by the most skilful...peruse these instructive writings; and the successor of Mohammed assisted with pleasure and modesty at the assemblies and disputations of the learned. ' He...
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Experimental Investigation of the Spirit Manifestations: Demonstrating the ...

Robert Hare - Bible and spiritualism - 1855 - 556 pages
...Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science: at his command they wore translated by tho most skilful interpreters into the Arabic language;...assiduously to peruse these instructive writings ; and the suceessor of Mohammed assisted with pleasure and modesty at the assemblies and disputations of the...
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Experimental Investigation of the Spirit Manifestations: Demonstrating the ...

Robert Hare - Christian ethics - 1856 - 508 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected the volumes of Grecian science: at his command they were translated by the most skilful...interpreters into the Arabic language; his subjects were exherted assiduously to peruse these instructive writings ; and the successor of Mohammed assisted...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1857 - 720 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, collected tlie volumes of Grecian science : at his command they were translated by the most skilful interpreters into the Arabic language; and his subjects were exhorted assiduously to peruse these instructive writings. The zeal and curiosity...
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On the Antiquity of Intellectual Man, from a Practical and Astronomical ...

Charles Piazzi Smyth - Architecture, Ancient - 1868 - 566 pages
...Constantinople, his agents in Armenia, Syria, and Egypt, col' lected the volumes of Grecian science ; at his command they were • translated by the most skilful interpreters into the Arabic lan' guage ; his subjects were exhorted assiduously to peruse these ' instructive writings ; and the...
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