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I cannot tell how to say that fire is the essence of Hell : I know not what to make of
Purgatory, or conceive a flame that can either prey upon, or purifie the substance
of a Soul. Those flames of sulphur mention'd in the Scriptures, I take not to be ...
The Indian Brachmans seemed too great friends unto fire, who burnt themselves
alive, and thought it the noblest way to end their dayes in fire ; according to the
expression of the Indian, burning himself at Athens? in his last words upon the ...
From animals are drawn good burning lights, and good medicines against
burning ;* Though the seminall humour seems of a contrary nature to fire, yet the
body compleated proves a combustible lump, wherein fire_findes"llame even .fr.
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - le.vert.galant - LibraryThing
A beautifully edifying meditation written by a great prose stylist whose life and thought, like his near contemporary Giordino Bruno, embody the transition from the Renaissance to modernity. It is splendid to spend an evening or two with such a sensible and probing mind. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - keylawk - LibraryThing
Written without the intention to publish. Browne was born in London in 1605, and trained for Medicine. After traveling the Continent, he settled and practiced in Norwich, raised 10 children, and died ... 閱讀評論全文
LETTER TO A FRIEND UPON OCCASION OF THE DEATH
THE GARDEN OF CYRUS OR THE QUINCUNCIALL LOZENGE