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A History of Greece - Page 228
by Connop Thirlwall - 1835 - 3394 pages
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A History of Greece, Volume 1

Connop Thirlwall - Greece - 1845
...Proetus had trtutd many deadly lignt ; that is, as the sequel shows, had given instructions to bis friend secretly to destroy the bearer. We cannot here...hand, if the tablet contained only a picture, or a scries of imitative figures,* it would be evident that, where the • That it ii amher. awl not a miiture...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 7

1848
...pictures. The former seems to be the simplest and easiest interpretation of the poet's words : but if admitted, it only proves, what could hardly be questioned...of the art as never to have heard of its existence. * * * And on the other hand, if the tablet contained only a picture or a series of imitative pictures,...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 7

1848
...pictures. The former seems to be the simplest and easiest interpretation of the poet's words : but if admitted, it only proves, what could hardly be questioned...of the art as never to have heard of its existence. * * * And on the other hand, if the tablet contained only a picture or a scries of imitative pictures,...
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The American Whig Review, Volumes 7-8

1848
...pictures. The former seems to be the simplest and easiest interpretation of the poet's words : but if admitted, it only proves, what could hardly be questioned...evidence, [?] that the poet was not so ignorant of the art ns never to have heard of its existence. * * * And on the other hand, if the tablet contained only...
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Pieces of a Broken-down Critic: Picked Up by Himself, Volumes 1-4

Charles Astor Bristed - 1858
...pictures. The former seems to be the simplest and easiest interpretation of the poet's words: but if admitted, it only proves, what could hardly be questioned...of the art as never to have heard of its existence. * * * And on the other hand, if the tablet contained only a picture or a series of imitative pictures,...
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Pieces of a Broken-down Critic: Picked Up by Himself, Volumes 1-4

Charles Astor Bristed - 1858
...pictures. The former seems to be the simplest and easiest interpretation of the poet's words : but if admitted , it only proves, what could hardly be questioned...of the art as never to have heard of its existence. * * * And on the other hand, if the tablet contained only a picture or a series of imitative pictures,...
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